Breaking: Cee C wins BBNaija’s All Stars show brand new car

September 29, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Big Brother Naija All Stars housemate, Cynthia Nwadiora, popularly known as CeeC, has won a brand new IVM Ikenga 6-seater car. The housemate on Friday emerged as the winner of this year’s edition of the IVM Big Brother task. CeeC, alongside the other five finalists of the show Mercy, Cross, Pere, Ilebaye, and Adekunle all participated in the three-round IVM Read More

Court slams N30bn fines on Kano government over illegal demolition

September 29, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

A Federal High Court in Kano has ordered the Kano state government to pay the Incorporated Trustees of Eid Grand Shop Owners N30 billion as compensation for the unlawful demolition of their properties. The huge fine was to cover the unlawful demolition of the shops without following due processes laid down by law. The court ruled that the state government Read More

Bayelsa guber: Sylva unveils 6-point agenda, accuses Diri of incompetence

September 29, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

…Don’t allow yourself to be rigged out, Ganduje warns Former Petroleum Minister and All Progressives Congress governorship candidate in Bayelsa State, Timipire Sylva, has unveilled a 6-point agenda to move the state forward if given opportunity to govern the state again. The former Bayelsa governor also accused incumbent governor and candidate of the People’s Democratic Party in the off-season election Read More

I’m not responsible for DJ Splash mental illness

September 29, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Controversial Nigerian singer, Azeez Fashola popularly known as Naira Marley, has denied being responsible for DJ Splash’s mental illness.  The Marlian Records boss spoke following accusations that he has a hand in the death of singer Mohbad, and that he contributed to DJ Splash’s insanity.  He stated that he has no hands in DJ Splash’s unstable mental state during a Read More

How music industry promotes drugs – Police spokesman

September 29, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

The spokesperson for Lagos State Police Command, SP Benjamin Hundeyin, has said that the Nigerian music industry promotes drug abuse. He said drug abuse has made the work of policing more difficult as the industry has consistently glamorized it over the years. He made this known at the 2023 Press Week Lecture/Symposium, organized by the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Read More

Guinness Record: Another Nigerian chef on longest cooking Marathon

September 29, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

An Ibadan-based chef, who is identified as Peniell_cm, has kick-started a cooking marathon to surpass the records of chef Hilda Baci. The lady identified as Peniell_cm on Instagram commenced her attempt on September 28, .2023. She’s seen being assisted by a sole assistant chef in the kitchen. This is coming barely four months when Hilda Baci started and smashed the Read More

Government shut popular Lagos market

September 29, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Popular Lagos market in Ladipo, located at Mushin area of Lagos state has been shut by the Lagos State Ministry of Environment and Water Resources. The state Commissioner, Ministry of Environment and Water Resources, Tokunbo Wahab, said the market was “sealed for several environmental offences, including reckless waste disposal, unhygienic premises, and non-payment of waste bills, among others.” According to Read More

Breaking: Again, Tribunal upholds Eno’s victory as Akwa Ibom governor

September 29, 2023 Uko Etim, Uyo 0

The Akwa Ibom State Governorship Elections Petitions tribunal sitting in Uyo, Friday, upheld the election of Pastor Umo Eno of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as the validly elected Governor of Akwa Ibom state. Accordingly, the tribunal dismissed the suit instituted by Senator Bassey Albert Akpan and his party, the Young Progressives Party (YPP) which challenged the election of the Read More

Breaking: Tribunal sacks Plateau speaker

September 29, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

The National and State Houses of Assembly Elections Petitions Tribunal sitting in Jos, the capital of Plateau state, has sacked the speaker of the state assembly, Moses Sule. The Tribunal sacked him on Friday, after nullifying his election as the lawmaker representing the Mikang State constituency. The tribunal had ruled against the speaker on the basis that his party, the Read More

Breaking: Tribunal sacks sitting Enugu lawmaker,  orders rerun

September 29, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

The National and State Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Enugu has sacked Okey Mbah of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from the state Assembly. This come after nullifying the election that declared him as the winner of the March 18 House of Assembly poll for Nkanu East state constituency. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had declared Mbah as Read More

Breaking: Tribunal strikes out Omo-Agege’s petitions, affirms Oborevwori as Delta governor

September 29, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Delta State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal has struck out the petitions filed by the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Ovie Omo-Agege. According to the Tribunal, Friday, the petitions were struck out for lacking merit. The former deputy senate president had challenged the election victory of Governor Sheriff Oborevwori. The three-member tribunal panel headed by Justice C.H. Ahuchaogu, in Read More

Zidane move to join another club

September 29, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Zinedine Zidane has reportedly agreed in principle to become the manager of Olympique de Marseille if the club is sold to Saudi Arabia. According to France Blue Provence, the former Real Madrid manager has given his nod to take the managerial reins at Stade Velodrome. If the proposed sale of Marseille to the Gulf State materialises, Zidane will step in Read More

Italy go after Mancini

September 29, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

The Italian Football Federation (FIGC) is considering legal action against former national team coach Roberto Mancini. Mancini resigned from his role as Italy boss in August after five years at the helm in which he guided them to Euro 2020 success but failed to qualify for last year’s World Cup. However, two weeks later he was confirmed as new Saudi Read More

World Cup: Mark Clattenburg drops crucial message for referees

September 29, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Mark Clattenburg has warned officials that they could be barred from officiating in the World Cup if they swap the Premier League for Saudi Arabia. According to The Times, referees from the Premier League and Europe are being approached for potential moves to Saudi Arabia. The Saudi Pro League, which has witnessed significant spending during the summer transfer window, is Read More

Napoli adamant on apologising to Osimhen

September 29, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Napoli insist they did not intend to offend Victor Osimhen after appearing to mock the striker in a video on TikTok. The Italian champions posted a video on the social media site which made a joke of Osimhen missing a penalty in Sunday’s 0-0 draw against Bologna, with an odd, sped-up voice dubbed over the top. Osimhen’s agent has threatened Read More

Bayelsa guber: 50,000 PDP, LP, other members join APC, declare for Sylva

September 29, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

Ahead of November 11 governorship election in Bayelsa state, about fifty thousands leaders, aides to governor Douye Diri and members of other political parties have decamped to the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state. Some of the decampees are members of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Labour Party (LP), among others. The decampees were received at the party Read More

Mohbad: Police arrests Sam Larry

September 29, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

The Lagos State Police Command has said it has arrested popular Lagos socialite, Balogun Eletu, aka Sam Larry. His arrest came after an alleged involvement in the death of of singer, Ilerioluwa Aloba, aka Mohbad. The Command Public Relations Officer, SP Benjamin Hundeyin, confirmed the development on his verified twitter page on Thursday. He also said Sam Larry is assisting Read More

Pictures: Save our school from total cut off, Anambra residents beg Soludo over erosion menace

September 29, 2023 Okechukwu Onuegbu Awka 0

Residents of Amachalla village in Awka, the capital of Anambra State have sought governor Chukwuma Soludo’s intervention to address the ecological challenges devastating road and over a hundred households in the area. Blueprint learnt that a gully of about 30ft and other erosion sites in the area divided the village into two unequal parts after submerging a multi-million naira worth Read More

Breaking: Obaseki accepts Edo deputy governor’s apology

September 28, 2023 Patrick Ahanor, Benin City 0

Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, Thursday, said he has accepted the public apology made by his deputy, Comrade Philip Shaibu, and expressed hope that the apology is genuine. Obaseki who noted that the unwarranted provocations by Shaibu caused him severe personal discomfort said, “as a person of faith, I’m under obligation to accept this apology because as they say, to err Read More

LAUTECH students on excursion perish in accident

September 28, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Some 500-level Accounting students of Ladoke Akintola University (LAUTECH) Ogbomoso, Oyo State lost their lives in a fatal accident. The students were involved in accident around Ilobu-Okinni-Osogbo road in Osun State while returning from an excursion to Erin-Ijesa Waterfall in Osun state. The bus which conveyed the students reportedly caught fire while the cause of the accident is unknown as Read More

Breaking: Tribunal sacks 2 PDP lawmakers in Plateau

September 28, 2023 Muhammad Tanko Shittu 0

The Plateau State National and House of Assemblies, Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Jos has sacked two lawmakers elected into the State House of Assembly under the People’s Democratic Party platform. They are Hon. Maren Ishaku of Bokkos constituency and Hon. Timothy Datong of Riyom constituency. For Bokko, the tribunal declared Hon. Wallangko Sylvester Ibrahim of the All Progressives Congress Read More

[Breaking] Kaduna: Tribunal upholds Uba Sani’s victory, dismisses Ashiru’s petition

September 28, 2023 AbdulRaheem Aodu, Kaduna 0

The Kaduna State Gubernatorial Election Petition Tribunal has upheld the election of Governor Uba Sani of the All Progressives Congress (APC), while dismissing the petition filed by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial candidate, Hon. Isah Ashiru Kudan. The judgment, which took five and half hours, saw the three-man panel of judges led by Justice Victor Oviawie, Justice K. Damlat Read More

[Breaking] Akwa Ibom governorship tribunal: Again, PDP’s Eno floors APC, Udofia

September 28, 2023 Uko Etim, Uyo 0

The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Uyo on Thursday afternoon trashed a petition, brought by the Akwa Ibom State Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Mr. Akanimo Udofia, challenging the election of Pastor Umo Eno of the Peoples Democratic Party as winner of the March 18, 2023 elections. Udofia had sought for the disqualification of Pastor Umo Read More

Breaking: Anxiety as defiant workers stage protest, lock Umahi inside office

September 28, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

There is growing anxiety at the entrance and exit gates of the Ministry of Housing and Works with the workers holding protest. The Ministry’s headquarters is located around Mabushi area of Abuja, Nigeria’s capital. Blueprint gathered that the protesting workers in their numbers have now locked the Works Minister, David Umahi, inside his office. The workers who were seen protesting Read More

Kaduna governorship tribunal judges deliver judgment via zoom 

September 28, 2023 AbdulRaheem Aodu, Kaduna 0

The Kaduna State Gubernatorial Election Petition Tribunal (GEPT) is about now delivering judgment Thursday via zoom.  The tribunal, sitting at the Kaduna Federal High Court premises, is to deliver judgment on the petition brought by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Kaduna state gubernatorial candidate, Hon. Ashiru Isah Kudan against Governor Uba Sani of the All Progressives Congress (APC).  The PDP Read More