Bet9Ja To Sponsor Big Brother Naija Fourth Season…….See The Audition Venue and Dates

Africa Magic has announced that, Africa’s popular reality TV show, Big Brother Naija, is set to return for a fourth season with the producers of the show also revealing that the Big Brother House will be in Nigeria. Auditions for the show will hold on the 1st and 2nd of February 2019 in eight locations across Nigeria, an increase from previous editions. In addition, Nigeria’s number one betting website, Bet9ja, has been announced as headline sponsors of the new season. The reality TV show which follows the format of the…

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Usher Set To Divorce Former Manager, Miguel

R&B singer, Usher Raymond has officially filed for a divorce from his estranged wife and former manager, Grace Miguel. This comes after Usher and Miguel confirmed their split in March following multiple lawsuits in which he was accused of infecting people with herpes. But the singer denied the allegations, insisting he had no intentions to cause harm. He also argued that the plaintiffs “assumed the risk” when they consented to have sex with him. According to legal documents obtained by TMZ, Usher who married Miguel in September 2015, about six years after they began…

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Yelutide: Shun Violence, Okonma Urge Deltans

Delta Integrity Group (DIG) President, Comrade Johnpaul Okonma has enjoined Deltans to shun things capable of bridging the peace enjoyed in the state. In his Christmas Message issued on Tuesday in Asaba, Okonma said: “On behalf of DIG, I rejoice with Deltans, at home and in the diaspora as well as residents, as we celebrate Christmas.” According to the president, “Christmas season is an auspicious occasion to show love and reflect on the life of Jesus Christ, whose birth we are commemorating. “As we celebrate with our friends, relatives and…

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Why Manchester United Sacked Jose Mourinho

Manchester United has sacked Jose Mourinho following the club’s worst ever Premier League start. The club currently languishes in sixth place in the league, 19 points behind leaders Liverpool after Sunday’s insipid 3-1 defeat at Anfield. A temporary caretaker manager will be appointed until the end of the current season while the club searches for his successor. “The club would like to thank Jose for his work during his time at Manchester United and to wish him success in the future,” a statement said. Details soon.

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Glo Subscribers Set To Win N4.8m in Online Talent Contest

Yuletide promises to be exciting as telecommunications giant, Globacom, unveils an online talent competition in which creative subscribers stand to win a total of N4.8 million in cash prizes. “As part of our celebration of the festive season, we are offering our subscribers the chance to break the internet with excitement in 60 seconds. Just for uploading a video of themselves doing what they enjoy doing, they stand a chance of winning fantastic cash prizes in the competition,” Globacom enthused in a press statement released from its Lagos Corporate Head…

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Buhari’s Minister, Jubril Resigns

The Minister of State for Environment, Ibrahim Jubril, has just resigned his appointment. Jubril is now the new Emir of Nasarawa, following his selection by the Nasarawa Emirate Council. Governor Tanko Almakura of Nassarawa State had also approved the minister’s selection. On Wednesday, the Federal Executive Council held a valedictory session in his honour. The FEC was presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari.

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ABUSE OF HUMAN RIGHTS: HURIJE, A New Rights Body Emerges

To further the battle to enthrone respect for human right and rule of law and democracy, a new human right and pro-democracy group has emerged in Nigeria and was registered by Coperate Affairs Commission (CAC) The group known as Human Rights, Liberty Access and Peace Defenders Foundation (HURIJE), is a non- profit and non -political organization aimed at protecting the rights of common people in the society. Other aims and objectives of the new body was to build capacity for civil society organizations and other establishments to enable them participate…

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HOW EFCC ARRESTED A LEBANESE WITH OVER $2M AT ABUJA AIRPORT

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested one Abbas Lakis, a Lebanese for money laundering offence. A statement from the anti-graft agency on Friday revealed that Lakis arrested by its operatives at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. The suspect was picked up following intelligence report that he had on him undeclared huge sums of monies aboard the Egypt Airline bringing him from the Kano Airport en route Lebanon. “At the point of arrest, a thorough search on his luggage, uncovered $2,104,936 (two million, one hundred and four…

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FORGING DOCUMENTS FOR UK VISA APPLICATION ATTRACTS 10-YEAR BAN —HIGH COMMISSIONER

The outgoing British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr. Paul Arkwright, has cautioned Nigerians seeking visas to the UK to avoid presenting forged documents. Speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja, Arkwright warned that anyone caught flouting the rule would be denied entry into the UK for at least 10 years. “I know there is a feeling in Nigeria that we refuse visas more often than we accept them. That is not the case. “We are not trying to keep Nigerians out; but it is important Nigerians stick to…

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Good News For Nigerians As Ethiopia Launches Visa On Arrival 

A week to the implementation of a visa-on-arrival regime for all Africans, Ethiopia has officially launched the policy which kicks off on November 9. The event, we gathered took place at the headquarters of the African Union in Addis Ababa was attended by government officials and the AU chief Moussa Faki Mahamat. The state minister of foreign affairs, Hirut Zemene emphasized the importance of allowing Africans to enter Ethiopia easily stressing that it was not just a prime plank of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s plans but a fulfillment of the vision of pioneer African leaders. This…

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