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Outrage as Oscars Disqualifies Genevieve’s LionHeart For Having Too Much English

– Posted in: celebs

Genevieve’s Lionheart, Nigeria’s submission for the Oscars, has been disqualified by the Oscars Board for having “too much English in it,”. According to The Wrap, Nigeria’s Lionheart has been disqualified from the 92nd Academy Awards race. The film, directed by and starring Genevieve Nnaji, was vying for a spot in the Best International Feature Film [...]

Nigeria’s Current Debt Position According to Ajuri Ngelale

– Posted in: politrick

Senior Special Assistant To President Buhari on Public Affairs Ajuri Ngelale held a Q & A on his official twitter handle where questions using the hashtag #AskAjuri were asked from Nigeria’s current debt position to health care and fighting corruption. Ajuri Ngelale On Lagos-Badagry Expressway: President Buhari Has Approved N63bn For The 46Km Agbara-Seme Border [...]

“I’m Ready to Face Trial”-|- Nnamdi Kanu

– Posted in: Biafra

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), on Thursday, told the Federal High Court, Abuja, that he was ready to face trial if his safety would be guaranteed by the court. Nnamdi Kanu Kanu told the presiding judge, Justice Binta Nyako, through his counsel, Ifeanyi Ejiofor. Ejiofor told the court that [...]

Supreme court Dismisses Atiku’s appeal against Buhari’s Victory

– Posted in: politrick

The supreme court has dismissed the appeal filed by Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), against President Muhammadu Buhari’s election victory. The Nigerian apex court dismissed the appeal on Wednesday after hearing Atiku’s suit against Buhari’s victory at the presidential election petition tribunal. Atiku Abubakar A seven-man panel of the court [...]

Malaysian Lady Who Defrauded U.S athlete of $1.2m with fake Ni­ger­ian oil Investment, Jailed

– Posted in: International News
Cheah Siew Im

59-year-old Cheah Siew Im who defrauded people in the United States with stolen identities and false stories for almost 20 years, has been jailed after she was caught speeding in Virginia driving a Porsche and using her old roommate’s driving license. Cheah Siew Im The Malaysian-born con artist stole at least 6 identities including those of [...]

Google Celebrate Legendary Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti’s 119th Birthday With A Doodle!

– Posted in: 9ja_gossip
Funmilayo Ransome Kuti

FunmiLayo Ransome Kuti was born on this day in 1900 in Abeokuta, the current capital of Ogun state, the former Frances Abigail Olufunmilayo Thomas grew up witnessing Great Britain consolidating control over Nigeria. As the grandchild of a slave, she became one of the first girls to enroll in Abeokuta Grammar School, before traveling to [...]