Friday 17 May 2024

Court sentences Lagos cosmetics surgeon to one year in prison


A federal high court in Lagos has sentenced Adepoju Anuoluwapo, a Lagos-based medical doctor, to one-year imprisonment.

In 2020, the Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) arraigned Anuoluwapo for obstructing the agency’s investigation.

The commission commenced an investigation into the activities of the cosmetic surgeon after the death of Nneka Onwuzuligbo, one of her clients, over failed plastic surgery.

Anuoluwapo, along with her medical facility, were arraigned on a five-count charge before Mohammed Liman, the trial judge.

Monday 13 May 2024

Nedu Wazobia on why real men should never allow their partners have ‘bestie’

 Popular OAP, Nedu Wazobia gives his reasons as he opines that a real man should never allow his wife have a male bestie.

He said this while dishing out advice to men who are in a relationship or thinking of getting into one.

How Police Bust Car Theft Syndicate In Lagos

 Police operatives of the Federal Capital Command have busted a criminal syndicate that specialises in stealing vehicles from Abuja and taking them to Lagos to sell.

FCT Police Commissioner, Benneth Igweh revealed that luck ran out on the gang when an Abuja resident identified his friend’s stolen car at a car stand, put up for sale during a recent visit to Lagos.

He subsequently alerted the victim to come to Lagos to confirm if the car was really his.

“Broke, beggie-beggie FC” – Davido’s fans b@sh Abuja barber Kallytouch, as he begs for money promised him which he is yet to receive


An Abuja barber by the name @Kallystouch on Twitter, who is a die-hard fan of Wizkid has cried out to the internet about how Wizkid FC failed to fulfil their money promises to him.

The barber had trended nearly a week ago after he called artiste Davido “003” following his fallout with singer Wizkid.

Electricity tariff hike: Labour pickets IBEDC facilities in Ilorin

 The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, Kwara State chapter, on Monday carried out its threat to picket distribution companies over the new electricity tariff introduced by the Federal Government.

At the headquarters of the Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company, IBEDC, in Ilorin, the gate was found under lock and key.

The leadership of the labour movement led by the state chairman, Comrade Saheed Murtala Olayinka, and his TUC counterpart, went round the headquarters of the Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company, and its sub-stations to effect their action.

Rivers: Pro-Fubara Assembly Screens, Confirms Iboroma as Commissioner-designate


The Rivers State House of Assembly led by Victor Oko-Jumbo on Monday screened and confirmed Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Danagogo Iboroma as member of the State Executive Council.

The development is coming five days after Oko-Jumbo emerged as the new speaker of the Assembly.

He thanked Governor Fubara for providing another location for the Assembly to carry on with its legislative functions pending the time a new chamber is reconstructed. This comes after Governor Fubara issued an Executive Order relocating the sitting of the House of Assembly to the auditorium at the administrative block of the Government House.

PSG to save €200m as Mbappe departs with unpaid bonuses


Paris Saint-Germain faces a bitter loss as Kylian Mbappe prepares to leave the club, presumably to Real Madrid.

However, amidst the disappointment, PSG stands to save a staggering €200 million from his departure.

Basically, this will come through unpaid signing bonuses and contract targets.

According to reports, the savings include €80 million in loyalty bonuses for this season, which will not be paid, marking a huge portion of the total amount saved.

Wizkid’s Babymama, Shola Ogudugu Showers Son, Boluwatife With Sweet Note As He Turns 13


Sola Ogudugu, Wizkid’s first baby mama, celebrated their son Boluwatife’s 13th birthday today. She expressed her gratitude to God and wished him blessings on this special day. She also expressed her love for him and joyfully embraced the fact that she is now a mother to a teenager.

“13 on the 13th!!!
Indeed a special day for a Special Boy !!!!
What shall I say unto the Lord, all I have to say is Thank You Lord

Happy 13th Birthday to my Amazing and Blessed Son Boluwatife Balogun..

Woman cries uncontrollably after property her family bought in Lagos in February got demolished two months after (video)


A video of a Nigerian woman weeping uncontrollably over the demolition of her family property is currently circulating on social media.

In the viral clip, the woman revealed that her family had purchased the property in the Eti-Osa local government area of Lagos state in February 2024.

However, only two months later, it was marked for demolition by the government and subsequently demolished.

Police vow to tackle vandalization of public facilities in Akwa Ibom


The Police in Eket, Akwa Ibom, have assured that public facility vandalism would be completely tackled in the town and its environs.

The Divisional Police Officer, SP Felix Ekpoudom, stated this shortly after visiting a vandalised water fountain at Udom Emmanuel Boulevard in Atabong, Eket town.

Ekpoudom said that the police became aware of the incident after the visit of Governor Umo Eno to Eket on May 3.

The DPO said that it was wrong to steal or vandalise public facilities, saying,” those who do so are agents of underdevelopment”.

"Fubara Must Obey Wike" - Wike Loyalists Sing At An Event

 The battle for control over rivers state is getting more interesting as Wike loyalists have sang that Fubara, Governor of Rivers State, must obey Wike.

They sang this during an event.

Watch the video.

Cynthia Morgan reportedly arrested for cyberstalking Crown Prince of Benin


Reports have surfaced indicating that Nigerian singer Cynthia Morgan has been arrested for cyberstalking the Crown Prince of Benin, HRH Ezelakhae Ewuare.

As you may recall from last year, the Prince had threatened legal action against the singer for accusing him of witchcraft.

17Yr Old Student Narrates How He Was Burnt, Electrocuted While Vandalizing Transformer


A 17 year old, Junior Secondary School, JSS Student, in Akure, the Ondo state capital, Sunday Adegbulu, has narrated how he was electrocuted and body burnt while trying to vandalised electricity transformer.

Adegbulu, who was paraded by the state security outfit codenamed Amotekun,in the state, said they were to sell the vandalised cable to one of their sponsors, identified as Mr Abubakar, for N25,000.

In an interview with newsmen, Adegbulu said that
“We were three in number and we were to sell the electricity transformer cable for N25,000 to Mr Abubakar.

“It was my second operation. During my first operation, we vandalized and stole the electrical installation of an uncompleted building.

Nigerian Man Stunned After He Encounters A learner Practicing With A Truck (VIDEO)

 In a surprising turn of events, a Nigerian man recently found himself in a state of disbelief as he stumbled upon a novice driver practicing their driving skills using a truck.

The man came across a truck parked on the roadside, adorned with not one, but three learner’s permit signs, clearly indicating that the driver was in the process of mastering the art of maneuvering such a huge vehicle on the road.

Bad leaders making life of Nigerians miserable – Pastor Giwa


The senior pastor of Awaiting The Second Coming Of Christ Ministry, Adewale Giwa, on Sunday, lamented that the economic situation in Nigeria has gone from bad to worse under President Bola Tinubu.

The clergyman noted that bad leaders were intentionally making life miserable for Nigerians.

Speaking with DAILY POST, Giwa said Buhari’s utterances that Nigerians will appreciate his administration when he’s gone is being fulfilled under Tinubu’s government.

According to Giwa: “Nigerians found themselves in the hands of bad leaders having passed through the worst experience under former President Muhammadu Buhari.

Agbakoba To Sue CBN Over Cybersecurity Levy


Olisa Agbakoba, a senior advocate of Nigeria (SAN), says he will challenge the implementation of the controversial cybersecurity levy in court

On May 6, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) directed financial institutions to implement the cybersecurity levy on all electronic transactions.

The levy of 0.5 percent, the apex bank said, is as contained in section 44 of the Cybercrime (Prohibition, Prevention, Etc) Amendment Act 2024.

The levy is to be administered by the office of the national security adviser (ONSA).

Drama as Nigerian man returns home with Russia-imported Tibetan Mastiff dog worth millions of cash


A Nigerian man was so full of joy as he finally took delivery of his expensive Tibetan Mastiff dog breed from Russia.

The expensive dog which was captured in a video shared by the proud dog owner @atumoala1 on TikTok, came with a passport and looked really luxurious.

A video showed Atumoala flaunting the dog’s passport and showing off the content of the document.

It was gathered that the Tibetan Mastiff breed of dogs is actually one of the most expensive breeds and cannot be acquired easily due to its rarity.

Gunmen Reportedly Invade Community, Burn Cars, Houses In Edo

 Armed bandit, who identified itself as “Ijaw Freedom Fighters” on Sunday night attacked Imariogha Community, near Okomu oil palm plantation, setting ablaze over eight vehicles, reports the News Agency of Nigeria.

NAN investigation reveals that the bandit invaded the community, formerly known as AT&P, located in Ovia South West Local Government Area of Edo.

The Commissioner of Police in Edo, Mr Funsho Adegboye, confirmed the attack to NAN in a telephone interview in Benin.

Nigerian man shares CCTV footage of the moment his friend’s phone was stolǝn by a lady who pretended to be a beggar in the UK (VIDEO)


A Nigerian man who identifies as @alexlobaloba has shared via X (Twitter) how a lady in the UK who pretended to be a beggar stole from his friend.

Sharing CCTV footage of the scene, he revealed that his friend didn’t expect the incident to happen because he was in the UK.

Monarch raises alarm over lack of amenities in Ekiti markets

 The Ewi of Ado-Ekiti, Oba Adeyemo Adejugbe on Monday lamented the poor state of the environment in most of the markets in Ekiti State.

The monarch equally condemned the poor maintenance culture on the part of some market users.

Adejugbe particularly bemoaned the near total absence of amenities, especially toilets and water sources in the markets.

Our correspondent reports that the traditional ruler spoke when he received in audience, the Ekiti chapter executives of the newly formed National Union of Market Traders Employers of Nigeria, NUMTEN, in his palace.

Yusuf Mu’awiyyah Muye Weds Yasirah In Grand Ceremony [PHOTOS]

 Mallam Yusuf Mu’awiyyah Muye, the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to Senator Abubakar Sani-Bello, embarked on a journey of love as he exchanged vows with his beloved Yasirah in a splendid wedding ceremony held in the heart of Abuja.

The joyous occasion unfolded at the Abdullateef Adegbite Jummat Mosque, located Opposite Danjam Plaza No. 1, 1st Avenue, 14th Road, Gwarimpa Abuja. The event was graced by an array of distinguished guests, with Senator Abubakar Sani Bello presiding over the ceremony as the Wakili for the groom.

lady shares her ex’s reactions after pranking him into believing her boyfriend brutalized her, it stuns many


A Nigerian lady has sparked controversy by revealing how she pranked her ex-boyfriend into believing that her current partner was abusing her.

The lady @HaYoMiDe_ on Twitter, devised an elaborate scheme to deceive her ex-boyfriend by faking a bruised and battered appearance.

In a series of messages exchanged between the lady and her ex, which have since gone viral, she can be seen presenting a manipulated image of herself, depicting injuries sustained from a violent altercation with her current boyfriend.

Crude Oil Theft: NSCDC Discovers Two Illegal Pipeline Connection Points In Rivers


The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), has uncovered two illegal bunkering sites in Rivers.

The NSCDC spokesperson,  Babawale Afolabi, in a statement on Monday, disclosed that the sites were located at Odagwa-Owaza Riverside boundaries of Rivers and Abia while the other was at Etche local government area of Rivers.

The spokesperson stated that the Commandant-General’s Special Intelligence Squad (CGsSIS) discovered the illegal connections following an intelligence report.

“Imagine your man coming on Facebook and having bǝǝr parlour conversations like washing machine is for lazy women” – Social activist writes as she lists her greatest fear in marriage


A social activist who identifies as @OmaJim on Facebook has shared a long list that contains her greatest fear in marriage.

The lady started by sharing that one of her greatest fears is to be with an unintelligent insecure man with low self-esteem.

BREAKING: Confusion as Nigerian Customs Service official found dead in Kano


A Chief Superintendent of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Abdullahi Abdulwahab Magaji, has been found dead at his residence in Kano State.

The spokesperson of the NCS, Abdullahi Maiwada, confirmed the development to DAILY POST exclusively in a telephone interview on Monday.

According to him, the Service has yet to ascertain the exact cause of Magaji’s death.

He noted that the Nigeria Police Command in Kano is investigating the matter.

Man Refills Anambra Water Fountain With Keg


A video now circulating on social media shows a man using kegs to refill a water fountain located at Ochanja roundabout in Onitsha, Anambra State

The fountain was said to have been constructed in March when Governor Charles Soludo transformed it from a refuse dump site.

Sharing the video on social media on Monday, Chude Nnamdi wrote, "Water fountain is one of the most difficult structures to maintain especially in a country where there's no steady electricity.

"When Soludo embarked on building this Water Fountain at the Ochanja Roundabout, many of us pointed this out.

Former okada rider recounts journey as he bags PhD


A former okada rider who’s the first in his family to get a formal education recounts the struggle of sponsoring himself from polythecnic to the university till he became a PhD holder.

The okada rider from Amagu village in Ikwo Local Government Area of Ebonyi state, Friday Alobu realized that being a motorcyclist wasn’t his ultimate goal in 2001. However, the job was to stay occupied and meet his basic needs at the time while he strived to elevate his social status with education.

Fans Are Upset That Korra Obidi Is Going On Vacation After Crowd Funding $50K To Fight Ex


Nigerian-American singer and dancer Korra Obidi has come under fire after announcing her immediate travel plans to Hawaii, following a successful GoFundMe campaign that raised over $50,000. Obidi initiated the crowdfunding effort last Friday with the stated goal of securing $100,000 to hire a competent lawyer to challenge her ex-husband Justin Dean's custody rights over their children.

The GoFundMe campaign swiftly amassed contributions from more than 950 donors globally, hitting over half of its target by the weekend. However, the controversy erupted after Obidi disclosed in a Facebook live session on Sunday that she intended to take a vacation in Hawaii.

“I will forever cherish this moment” – Moses Bliss writes after meeting and singing for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle (video)


Popular gospel singer Moses Bliss has taken to social media to express his excitement about officially meeting and singing for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry, and Meghan Markle.

It will be recalled that the British royals arrived in Nigeria last Friday for a three-day visit to explore the rich culture of Nigeria and also to visit wounded Nigerian soldiers in the Northwest.

BREAKING: Appeal Court slashes atheist, Mubarak Bala’s 24-year blasphemy sentence


The Appeal Court sitting in Kano has reduced the 24-year sentence handed to an atheist, Mubarak Bala, to five years.

Bala is the President of the Humanist Association of Nigeria.

He was arrested at his residence in Kaduna over alleged blasphemy and incitement.

A Kano State High Court had in 2022 sentenced Bala to 24 years imprisonment for committing blasphemy against Allah and Prophet Muhammad.

Bala subsequently appealed the 24-year prison sentence after he pleaded guilty to charges of ‘causing a public disturbance’.

Atiku And Peter Obi Meet (Photos)


Atiku and Obi meet in Atiku's residence.

It was my honour and privilege to host
@PeterObi today. -AA

Source: Atiku Abubakar

Saturday 11 May 2024

Man Shoots Stepmom Who Tried To Give Him Hug During Graduation Ceremony


A shocking incident unfolded during a high school graduation ceremony in Albuquerque, New Mexico, as a man shot his stepmother while she attempted to embrace him, authorities revealed.

Identified as Christian Bencomo, 21, the suspect is currently held without bail following the disturbing incident, reported by Fox News. The Albuquerque Police Department (APD) responded to reports of shots fired at the Albuquerque Convention Center around 5 p.m.

According to police statements, the woman was attending the Southwest Secondary Learning Center graduation to celebrate her son's milestone. However, the joyous occasion turned tragic when her stepson arrived. As she moved to hug him, he reportedly produced a handgun and fired, striking her in the neck.

“After the wedding night, he told her, sebi, this is what you’re hiding, I have tasted it” -– Lady shares what a man did to get a colleague of hers


A Nigerian lady has shared via her page @ps_wears on X (Twitter) the level a man went to, to be with a colleague of hers.

She revealed on the platform that all the man wanted from her colleague was sex, but he came with a disguise of marriage.

Adding that he made his intention known after their wedding night where he revealed that all he wanted was just sex and not marriage.

Her post read;

‘We’ll get you’ – Gov Mbah places N10m bounty on killers of two policemen


Governor of Enugu State, Dr. Peter Mbah, has placed a N10 million bounty on the heads of the killers of two policemen in Enugu State, Friday night, saying the state would go after the culprits with every resource at its disposal to bring the killers to book.

Mbah pledged the reward while briefing newsmen after a State Security Council meeting at the Government House, Enugu, which also had in attendance, the state’s Commissioner of Police, Mr. Kanayo Uzuegbu; State Director, State Security Services, Theresa Egbunu; Garrison Commander, 82 Division, Nigerian Army, Enugu, Brigadier General Murtala Abu; and the State Commander, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Peter Ogar, among others.

Gateway International Airport to become major transportation hub for S/West – Gbajabiamila


Chief of Staff to President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Rt. Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, has commended the bold initiative of Governor Dapo Abiodun on the Gateway International Agro Cargo and Passenger Airport, saying that the airport would soon be the transportation hub for other states in the South-West.

Gbajabiamila also applauded the Governor for forging ahead with the airport project even when many of his colleagues failed in their quest to build world class airports in their states.

The Chief of Staff, who stated this during a chat with newsmen at the airport shortly after attending the commissioning of the Oba Sikiru Kayode Adetona School of Governance Studies and presentation of a book titled “Reinventing Governance in Nigeria:

Prince Harry Visits Sick Soldiers At The Nigerian Military Hospital (pics/video)


Duke of Sussex, Prince Harry visits sick Nigerian soldiers at the Nigerian military hospital Kaduna

Prince Harry and his team visited the 44 Nigerian Army reference hospital to interact with wounded soldiers who are receiving treatment.


Muslim Man Criticised After Sharing Photos Of Him & His Christian Wife Praying In Different Way


In a bid to promote religious tolerance and showcase the harmony within their interfaith marriage, a Muslim man recently shared several photos of himself and his Christian wife engaged in prayer rituals. However, the gesture faced unexpected backlash.

The images depict the couple praying side by side in the same room, albeit in accordance with the traditions of their respective religions. While the wife is captured kneeling with clasped hands in the Christian manner, her husband is seen on his prayer mat, adhering to Islamic practices.

Accompanying the photos, the husband captioned them: "My wife and me. Christian and Muslim relationship."

Yet, rather than receiving praise for their display of religious inclusivity, the couple faced criticism from certain quarters, particularly from individuals adhering strictly to Islamic teachings.

Nigerian Lady Devastated As Her Boss Deducts ₦53,000 From Her Salary Of ₦59, 000 Leaving Only ₦6,000


A Nigerian woman found herself in tears after her employer shockingly deducted a staggering sum of N53,000 from her monthly salary, leaving her with a mere N6,000.

The distressing story came to light when a man, known as @egi_nupe__ on X (Twitter), took to social media to share the ordeal, expressing his anger at the situation.

According to his account, the deduction was made due to a customer’s reversed payment.

EFCC vs Yahaya Bello: Root out ‘fake’ lawyers – Okai urges NBA


The 2023 People Democratic Party, PDP, candidate for Dekina/Bassa Federal Constituency, Usman Okai, on Saturday called on the Nigeria Bar Association, NBA, to root out fake lawyers who undermine the integrity of Nigeria’s judicial system with their deceitful practices.

Okai said fake lawyers are everywhere, holding baseless press conferences to defend embattled former Governor of Kogi State, Alhaji Yahaya Bello.

On Friday in Abuja, some lawyers led by one Emmanuel Agada accused the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ola Olukoyede, of disregarding valid court orders and breaching the constitutional rights of Nigerians.