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TOP NEWS IN NIGERIA TODAY(EVENING EDITION)
=>Nigerian Army to Increase Personnel Strength to 200,000-ThisDay
Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt General Tukur Buratai, has disclosed
that the army will embark on an ambitious expansion programme to
address the manpower needs of the force to respond appropriately to
contemporary threats to national security.
this effect, Buratai said the army planned to increase its personnel
strength from its present 100,000 to slightly above 200,000 in the next
COAS, while delivering a lecture titled: ‘Nigerian Army: Challenges
and Future Perspectives,’ at the National Defence College (NDC),
Abuja, added that 12,000 personnel would be recruited in 2016 alone to
fill the vacancies created as a result of the new establishments in the
explained that the army’s expansion programme was aimed at boosting
its response capacity while stressing that its capabilities to
effectively deal with its present challenges were however not in doubt.
to him, the contemporary national security needs and Nigeria’s
territorial size require more than what the army presently have in
terms of personnel strength.
noted that the citing of the Special Forces Training Centre in Buni
Yadi in Yobe State, which is one of the theatres of the Boko Haram war,
was an indication of the army’s determination to end insurgency.
his lecture, Buratai identified Nigeria’s weak industrial base, the
effect of climate change on the environment and Nigeria’s porous borders
as some of the factors fuelling armed conflict in Nigeria.
The army chief said the force would establish a new division in Borno State.
said the establishment of the 8 Division, Nigerian Army, located in
the northern part of Borno State, was part of strategic plan by the
army to boost military operations against terrorists particularly in
areas around the Lake Chad Basin.
Nigerian army under the then COAS, Lt-Gen. Azubuike Ihejirika (rtd),
in August 2013, established the 7 Infantry Division in Maiduguri to
boost the military’s counter-insurgency operation in the North-east.
though detail of the new establishment was not disclosed, Buratai said
the new division would soon become fully operational with logistics
and manpower deployments.
army chief also disclosed that plans were underway to establish
another division to be known as the 6 Division, Nigerian Army, with
Headquarters in yet to be identified location in the South-south region
of the country.
to him, “The establishment of the new divisions is part of a strategic
plan to improve on the Nigerian army’s operational capabilities in the
face of emerging threats to national security.”Buratai noted that the
establishment of the additional formations would bring the number of
divisions in the Nigerian army to eight.
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=>Anambra, ABX-World, Begin Agro-Allied Exports To Europe Worth Over $5 Billion-Vanguard
State Government and her partner, ABX World, a Nigerian based
courier/cargo Company, in collaboration with Arik Air and Skyway
Aviation Handling Company (SAHCOL), have commenced agro-allied export to
The export is valued at over
$5.2 billion annually. ABX World is an EU certified (EUC) cargo agent,
and Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) “Authorised Cargo Agent”.
Obiano Speaking on the development, Anambra State Commissioner for
Agriculture, Honourable Afam Mbanefo, said that the government’s
penchant for agricultural development was to eliminate poverty, create
job and improve the internally generated revenue (IGR) of the state.
to Mbanefo, “As a people oriented administration, Governor Willie
Obiano has always sought for ways to create security, create good road
network, create night life; these are things that will get people
involve, bring in investors and tourism. Now, the agro-allied export is
another testament to the Government unrelenting efforts to ensure
Anambra State farmers do not lack market to sell their products. “It is
very imperative to note that before commencing the exports, the farmers
through their cooperative societies received training and
In other words, we are confident that
these products like pumpkin leaf (Ugu), and others will meet the market
standard. As a government we are happy about this new development and
we are thankful to other facilitators like ABX World,” the Commissioner
said. Confirming this to newsmen in Lagos, ABX World Managing Director
and Chief Executive Officer, Captain John Okakpu, said that the
gesture was capable of generating jobs, eliminating poverty and
restoring investors’ confidence in the State. Capt. Okakpu added that
they are working with other partners, Arik Air and SAHCOL to ensure
that about seventy-five (75) farm products of which Ugu- pumpkin leaf
tops the list, are exported from Nigeria to Europe and rest of the
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=>Pastor caught sleeping with another man’s wife- PMnews
– A pastor has fled after being caught pants down with another man’s wife
– The woman’s husband burst in on the pair while they were “praying”
– The couple’s daughter informed her father that the affair had been going on for months
– The woman and the pastor are reported to be on the run
The house where pastor victor ran out naked. Photo: PM News
A pastor identified only as Victor, has reportedly fled after being caught pants down with another man’s wife in Lagos.
to a PM News report, the pastor sneaked into a man’s house to have
carnal knowledge of the wife before he was caught pants down in Ejigbo
area of Lagos state.
Reportedly he had already pulled off his
trousers but had to run out wearing only his underwear when the
husband, identified as Vitalis Okere, barged into his home.
pastor, it was revealed, had been repeatedly going into the man’s
apartment and sleeping the woman, identified as Chidinma, for several
Okere, who is a security guard and spends much of his time
at work, did not know about the affair until he was informed by his
11-year old daughter.
The man would leave home in the afternoon
to return the following morning and when he had left the house, the
randy pastor would take over when their five children had gone to
The pair would continue with the act pretending they were
praying, while the children were locked outside when they returned from
The eldest daughter was said to have informed their
father of the incident and on the day nemesis caught up with the
adulterous pair, Okere pretended that he was going to work and would
return the next day and the pastor came as usual, expecting to carry
out his practice.
But, the pair were stunned when Okore returned
unannounced, met his children outside while the pastor and Chidinma
locked themselves inside.
The man asked the wife to open the door
but when it was taking too long for her to do this, he forcefully
opened the door and Victor rushed out in his pants, leaving behind his
pair of trousers and soutane in the room.
The woman reportedly
denied the allegations when her husband confronted her as she claimed
that they were just praying when he arrived.
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=>CSOs kick as FG sacks 13 Vice Chancellors of ‘Jonathan’s Varsities’-Punch
Vice Chancellors of National Open University of Nigeria, Prof. Vincent
Tenebe and his counterparts in the 12 Federal Universities that were
established by the administration of former President, Goodluck
Jonathan have been sacked by the Federal Government.
statement signed by the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu,
obtained by journalists on Saturday in Abuja simply said President
Muahammadu Buhari, has approved the appointment of new Vice Chancellors
for the Universities.
Already, the sack has started generating
controversies, with some pundits arguing that for NOUN, it is only the
Governing Council of which Tenebe is a members, that could remove the
While the NOUN VC was replaced with Prof. Abdalla Uba Adamu of
the Department of Mass Communication, Bayero University, Kano,
the substantive Vice Chancellor of the Federal University, Dutse, Jigawa
State, Prof. Mohammed Kundiri, was transferred to the Federal
University, Wukari, Taraba State,
The Vice Chancellors of
National Open University of Nigeria, Prof. Vincent Tenebe and his
counterparts in the 12 Federal Universities that were established by
the administration of former President, Goodluck Jonathan have been
sacked by the Federal Government.
A terse statement signed by the
Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, obtained by journalists on
Saturday in Abuja simply said President Muahammadu Buhari, has approved
the appointment of new Vice Chancellors for the Universities.
the sack has started generating controversies, with some pundits
arguing that for NOUN, it is only the Governing Council of which Tenebe
is a members, that could remove the VC.
While the NOUN VC was
replaced with Prof. Abdalla Uba Adamu of the Department of Mass
Communication, Bayero University, Kano, the substantive Vice Chancellor
of the Federal University, Dutse, Jigawa State, Prof. Mohammed
Kundiri, was transferred to the Federal University, Wukari, Taraba
State, Incidentally, our correspondent had an exclusive interview with
Tenebe on Friday during a press briefing on a movie entitled: “I
Believe”, which had Chika Okpala (aka Zebrudaya Okoro-Igwe Nwa Ugo alias
430); Desmond Elliot, Patience Ozokwo as casts.
A human rights
organisation, Coalition of Civil Society Groups has protested against
the sack in a letter to Buhari, demanding the reversal.
petition to President Buhari signed by its President, Etuk Bassey
Williams and Secretary-General, Ibrahim Abubakar, the CCSG said
pursuant to the provisions of the Universities (Miscellaneous
Provisions) Act No.11 of 1993 (as amended) by decree No.25, 1996 and
further amended in 2003 and 2012 respectively and other agreements as
contained in the 2009 FGN staff union agreement, it was in total
disagreement with the recent sacking of 13 Vice-Chancellors by the
Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu.
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=>Breaking: Cultists on rampage,15 feared dead in Rivers-Vanguard
HARCOURT – About fifteen persons were killed by suspected cultists in
Omoku, headquarters of Ogba Egbema Ndoni local government area on Friday
night. Community sources who did not want their names in print said
some of those killed were beheaded by the assailants. They said the
suspected cultists who were heavily armed struck in the community
between the hours of 8pm till about 10pm unchallenged.
Ritual-killingsRitual-killings The state Police Public Relations
Officer, DSP Ahmad Muhammad confirmed the death of six in the sad
incident, saying it was largely a battle for supremacy among rival cult
groups in the area. “The incident is reasonably believed to be a battle
of supremacy between rival cult groups in the town. As it is now the
situation is under control as more anti riot policemen were drafted to
reinforce the existing security in the town. As for casualties, six dead
bodies of the suspected cultists were recovered “, he said, The
shooting created tension and panic in the council headquarters as many
residents reportedly ran indoors. ” When we came out this morning we
started hearing wailing in several homes. A man and his wife were among
those killed. Some were even be headed “, one of the sources said.
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=> Odion Ighalo Wins 2015 Goal Nigeria Player Of The Year Award-Nationalhelm
Watford forward Odion Ighalo has won the 2015 Goal Nigeria Player of the
Year award after seeing off keen competition from Portland Timbers’
Fanendo Adi. The 26-year-old follows in the footsteps of his illustrious
compatriots who have won the prestigious award: John Obi Mikel (2012
& 2013) and Vincent Enyeama (2014).
Ighalo took 30.5 per cent
of the votes ahead of Adi, whose 28.6 per cent made this the most
keenly contested Goal Nigeria Player of the Year award since inception
as the field was widened from five to 10 contestants.
The Watford striker was presented with his award in England during the week and he appreciated the fans for believing in him.
“First, I thank God for the great achievement and all that and I’m very
happy to have won the Goal Nigeria Player of the Year award. It’s a
great achievement for me in my career and my life,” Ighalo said. “Thanks
to my family, thanks to all those who made it possible, my team-mates,
my coaches and all the people who gave me the opportunity to grow as a
player and most especially those who made this award at Goal and the
fans that chose me to be the winner of the award. “I thank every one of
them and I think this is the sign of a good thing and it’s giving me
motivation to work hard, to keep doing my best and make sure I win
Ighalo had a breakthrough 2015 where he scored 30 goals
in 75 appearances for Watford who gained promotion to the Premier
League, the highest in English league football. He also made his senior
Nigeria debut and scored a penalty in a 2-0 defeat of Chad in Kaduna.
Voting took place throughout December on the Goal Nigeria website.
How The Fans Voted (%)
1. 30.5 – Ighalo
2. 28.6 – Adi
3. 10.8 – Osimhen
4. 8.2 – Martins
5. 7.5 – Ujah
6. 4.9 – Musa
7. 2.8 – Simon
=> Naira dips to worst low, now N338 to $1
The naira hit a record low of N338 against the dollar on Friday.This
is as the Bankers Committee announced its decision to stop providing
foreign exchange for school fees and medical bills payment.
Bankers Committee had on Thursday announced the decision to include
school fees and medical bills among the items that are not valid for
dealers said the continued shortage of forex in the economy and the
Bankers Committee’s sudden decision to stop funding school fees and
medical bills payment had combined to increase demand for the United
The local currency had closed at 335, 318, 313.5 and 310 on Thursday, Wednesday, Tuesday and Monday, respectively.
The CBN has left the official exchange rate unchanged at N197 to the dollar on its official interbank window.
global oil prices have battered Nigeria’s oil-dependent economy, with
external reserves down to an 11-year low at $27.89bn on February 9,
=>Busty Actress, Foluke Daramola, Legally Weds Hubby Kayode Salako (Photo)
Actress Foluke Daramola legally wed her hubby, Kayode Salako at Kosofe
Local Government Registry, today Feb. 13th. Her friend/fellow actress,
Mojisola Olaiya shared the photos. Congrats to them!
TOP NEWS IN NIGERIA TODAY(MORNING EDITION)
=>Boko Haram: Bloody attack in Goshi, 27 killed, 7 injured-Naij.com
– Cameroon soldiers engaged Boko Haram fighters in a fierce battled
– The troops killed 27 terrorists while 7 soldiers had various degrees injury
Emerging reports suggests that a bloody clash which took place in Goshi town has led to the death of 27 jihadist.
The Associated Press reports that Cameroon soldiers killed at least 27 Boko Haram fighters after launching a cross-border operation in the Nigerian locality of Goshi that also resulted in the death of one soldier, a senior military official said.
At least seven other soldiers were injured in the operation early Thursday, said Gen Jacob Kodji.
Kodji said the Nigerian Islamic extremist group launched a series of attacks in Cameroon earlier this week.
“At least 27 Boko Haram fighters were killed in Thursday morning’s operation,” said the commander of Cameroon troops in the area.
The soldiers remain on the battle front there, he added.
Ashigashiya straddles the order of northern Cameroon and Nigeria. Regional forces from both countries have since December 2015 been launching raids on Boko Haram strongholds along their boarders.
It will be recalled that six people were killed in Cameroon on Wednesday, February 10, following a double suicide attack in the village of Nguetchewe, which lies close to the border.
=>CBN bans use of dollars for overseas fees, medical trips
Reports have it that the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has placed a ban on the use of dollar to pay for overseas school fees.
Godwin Emefiele, CBN governor
According to Boason Omofaye, the head of business news at Channels television, who made this assertion this morning, overseas school fees and medical tourism have been placed on CBN’s foreign exchange prohibitive list.
By this directive, Nigerians who may need to go outside the country for education purpose or health care will have to get the foreign currency from the parallel market to carry out their engagements.
This reason for this new development could not be ascertained but it may not be unconnected to the weakening state of the Nigerian currency against the dollar on the parallel market.
Only yesterday, experts from all walks of life assembled at a business colloquium to debate if it is imperative to devaluate the naira.
The colloquium, facilitated by The Cable, an online newspaper, took place at the civic centre, Lagos.
Titled “Naira On Trial: To devaluate or Not?” had business tycoons, professionals, analysts, among others in attendance.
The keynote speakers took turns to share their insights on the topic focusing on the merits and demerits of devaluating Naira.
=>Biafra agitation: Kanu makes strong declaration for Biafra-AFP
– Nnamdi Kanu, the embattled pro-Biafra leader believes it will take some bloodshed to actualize the Biafran dream.
– Kanu makes a striking revelation that the death of some Biafrans is inevitable but their sacrifice will be worth it in the end when Biafra eventually becomes a reality.
Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra and director of Radio Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu has made a very striking revelation regarding the agitation for Biafra.
The embattled Biafran leader has revealed that some troubled times lay ahead of the course, he however notes that the dream must still come to fruition.
The pro-Biafra chief whose arrest sparked a wave of protests across Nigeria’s southeast said he is ” prisoner of conscience” and would do all within his might to see that the dream of an independent state of Biafra comes to pass.
He told AFP from jail that “Biafra has come to stay,”
Communicating his thoughts through his brother, Prince Emmanuel Kanu, the radio Biafra director said: “They will kill us but by the end Biafra will come,” the 48-year-old added: “I am a prisoner of conscience and killing unarmed Biafran protesters is a crime against humanity.”
It will be recalled that ten people were allegedly killed in Aba on Tuesday, February 9, following a protest staged by the IPOB. The supposed peaceful march which ended up bloody, was held in condemnation of the prolonged detention of Kanu.
Twenty other pro-Biafra agitators reportedly got injured in the course of a surprise attack launched by security operatives.
Following the killing, the IPOB said it will switch into a new mode in which it can defend itself against hostilities by Nigerian security agencies.
In the same vein the Ohanaeze Youth Council (OYC), has warned that it would drag the security operatives to the International Court of Justice at The Hague. The OYC debate that the people of Biafra have their rights which the Nigeria security agencies are infringing upon.
=>Dasukigate: EFCC swoops on 7 army generals-Bellanaija
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is investigating 12 senior army officers for their role in the $2.1billion arms deals.
Colonel Ojogbane Adegbe, the former ADC to ex-president Goodluck Jonathan is been investigated by EFCC over the disbursement of more than N10 billion oil proceeds to PDP members.
The senior officers who were sent to the EFCC by the military authorities will be tried by a military Court Martial if found culpable.
Disclosing this in a statement on Friday, February 12, acting director of army public relations, Col. Sani Kukasheka Usman said the senior officers “comprised of comprised of 3 serving Major Generals, and one retired, 3 Brigadier Generals, 4 Colonels and 1 Lieutenant Colonel”.
Likewise, reports have it that Colonel Ojogbane Adegbe, ex-president Goodluck Jonathan’s aide-de-camp (ADC), is also facing investigation by the EFCC over the disbursement of more than N10 billion oil proceeds to Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) nomination convention delegates.
Col. Ojogbane Adegbe is being detained by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), which is on the trail of another key aide to the former President – Waripamowei Dudafa, former Special Assistant on Domestic Affairs.
Meanwhile, the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate in the forthcoming rerun election in Benue south senatorial district, Daniel Onjeh has asked his opponent and former Senate President, David Mark to explain what happened to the N1bn earmarked by the federal government for the dualization of Otukpo township road.
Onjeh said Mark, who represented the zone from 1999 till November 28, 2015, is in a better position to explain who the contract was awarded to since it passed through the senate chamber.
The aspiring senator made this call following the revelation by the Senate committee on Works that a contractor collected N1bn from the Federal Ministry of Works for the dualization of Otukpo township road and disappeared.
=>Fayose fears no foes, says he is ready for EFCC probe-Naij.com
Ayodele Fayose, the governor of Ekiti state, made an unexpected announcement on Friday, February 12.
Speaking during the flag off of the proposed ultramodern Oja Oba market, the governor said that he was ready to be probed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and Independent Corrupt practices and other Related Offences Commission.
Calling on the anti-graft agencies to scrutinize the financial dealings of his government, Fayose said:
“I know that I have so many enemies and that is why I have been following due process in all my dealings. There are enemies for me when I sleep and when I wake up, so I have to be careful. I don’t want my enemies to latch on technicality to get at me.”
Commeting on the rumoured intentions of some bigwigs in the Peoples Democratic Party to dump the PDP, Fayose noted that he was not scared by the defection threats.
“If you want to go, you better leave now. I always rely on the masses rather than politicians, because they don’t betray like politicians.
“Politics is a game and we shall play it for them in 2018. When you make the people your pillar, you will never fail. I am confident that I will defeat them if election is held here 20 times, because I make the masses the pillar of support,” he stressed.
Vanguard reports that Fayose assured people of the state that the new Oja Oba market, which was demolished in November 2015, would be ready in 18 months.
Appealing to all those market men and women, who had suffered as a result of the demolition, the governor said that they would have cause to rejoice with him after the completion of the project.
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=> Ogun Pastor Prays Recharge Card Into His Church Members Phone-Newseveryhour
Such hilarity! This happened at a church in Ogun state recently. Never seen anything like it before.lol The pastor pictured above said he wanted to show his members how powerful God is. He then asked them to bring out their phones and prayed that God should miraculously credit their phones.
After the prayer, one of the female members testified that she had only N9 balance on her phone before the prayers but after the prayer, she saw N750 credit on her phone. Another one said she had N50 but after the prayers, she checked her balance and it was N100….Eyin oluwa logo! Lol.
=> Parents weep as court sends 16 ABUAD students to prison-The Nation
Tears flowed freely inside the Ekiti State Judiciary premises on Friday as a Chief Magistrate’s Court remanded 16 students of Afe Babalola University (ABUAD), Ado Ekiti in prison custody for their roles in the mayhem that rocked the institution last Sunday.
They are being prosecuted for attempted robbery, arson and burglary allegedly committed during the riot that occurred on the campus of the private university.
They were accused of attempting to rob a branch of Wema Bank located inside the campus, setting houses of ABUAD security staff members ablaze and burglary of a boutique belonging to the wife of the university’s founder, Mrs. Modupe Babalola.
Parents of the remanded students broke down and wept profusely as their children were being marched into a Toyota pick-up van belonging to the state command of the Nigeria Prisons Service (NPS) heading for the Federal Prisons, Ado Ekiti.
The affected students are to remain in prison custody pending an advice from the office of the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP).
The mother of the only female student among the accused persons amid sobs asserted the innocence of her daughter who was said to be in her final year at the university.
A distraught mother of one of the embattled students lamented saying: “I have been fasting and praying, why is my child implicated in this case? I have struggled to give him the best education, I didn’t know this is where it would take him. My child is innocent oh!”
Reprieve, however came the way of six of the accused persons as Chief Magistrate Adesoji Adegboye, dropped charges against them for the same offences consequent upon an application by the police prosecutor, Samson Osobu.
The six were among those earlier granted N300,000 bail on a six-count charge of rioting, possession of firearms and malicious damage.
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=> REVEALED: Possible locations of Chibok girls identified by the Nigerian Air Force-Nigerianeye
Possible locations of the abducted Chibok school girls may have been identified by the Nigerian Air Force ,according to indications last night.
The Director of Public Relations of the Air Force, Group Captain Ayodele Famuyiwa, told Channels Television that the force has therefore abstained from attacking the identified areas to avoid hitting the girls.
The latest aerial bombardment of Sambisa forest,Famuyiwa said, had been aimed at the logistics base of the Boko Haram sect and not areas where the Chibok girls could be located.
He said:“We have no fears that the girls are not there because hat particular location has been under surveillance for quite a while and we suspected maybe it’s a kind of ammunition depot or maybe a workshop that they are using as their logistics place.
“Once you take off the logistics base, of course you gradually weaken the resolve of the enemy to be able to prosecute any campaign.”
Group Captain Famuyiwa said the military is deploying the Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) to maximum use in its battle with Boko Haram because it is cheaper to run and reduces lives.
The UAVs,he said : “have the capability to be airborne for up to eleven hours and they are quite cheap to maintain. So, we have been able to employ the UAV to a great extent to carry out reconnaissance and surveillance basically for intelligence gathering on the activities of the Boko Haram.”
He said that the UAVs have also helped the Air Force to understand the terrorists’ pattern of movement and “how to be able to counter them should they want to strike or spring any surprise”.
The girls were abducted from the Government Girls Secondary School,Chibok,Borno State.
Ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo said last week that the girls may never be found again.
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=>Exclusive: Dancehall star Patoranking collaborating with Fuji icon K1 De Ultimate?
– Fresh reports reaching say Dancehall star Patoranking and Fuji legend K1 De Ultimate are collaborating on a song
– Details of the song are still sketchy but the reps of the Fuji icon have confirmed this to our sources
Fuji legend K1 De Ultimate is currently in the studio recording a song with Dancehall star Patoranking.
Naij.com gathered exclusive details of this from the music icon’s media team and we can say the collaboration will be one to look forward to.
The Fuji star is currently working on his album which is in conclusion stage.
File photo of Patoranking and K1 De Ultimate with other members of their team.
He spoke to Naij.com a short while ago on the major points to look out for in the music album, saying it will be a great one.
He also discussed plans to embark on a tour across the world as soon as the album drops.
This collaboration is not the first of its kind with the ace entertainer and younger artistes.
He once collaborated with singer Blacky in addition to the fact that his materials have been sampled several times by others.
Speaking on this, he told Naij.com that he always gives permission for his music to be sampled as it is a chief means of showing support to the younger generation.
He said: “You see, from time past Lagbaja had sampled my music Show Colour and if anyone else comes to me today, I will give a go ahead for it. It is another way of showing support for them to do well. I have done collaborations in the past with Blacky.
“The one Olamide did, yea he had my go ahead. And very many of them still come around. That is music for you, the music family is one happy family.”
K 1 De Ultimate is a renowned Fuji musician in Nigeria. He is respected around the world over.
=> Actress Monalisa Chinda ready to remarry?
Nollywood actress, Monalisa Chinda, whose marriage to the Question Mark label boss, Dejo Richards, crashed about seven years ago, may be warming up to give marriage another chance. If the buzz making the rounds is anything to reckon with, then the 41-year-old mother of one will be walking down the aisle before the end of this month. Monalisa-ChindaMonalisa-Chinda Sources close to the actress revealed that she would be tying the nuptial knots with one Victor Coker, who is said to hail from the Niger Delta region. Recall that her marriage to ex-husband, Segun Dejo-Richard, hit the rocks as a result of purported domestic violence. According to reports, the beautiful actress is currently engaged to the said Victor Coker, who paid her bride price in December 2015, at their introduction ceremony. They have chosen February 20th as their engagement date and an undisclosed date in May 2016, for the white wedding scheduled to hold in Greece. It was further gathered that the traditional wedding would take place at the actress’ father’s compound in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, with a few of her celebrity friends in attendance.
Recall that Monalisa once said that she regretted being divorced. According to her, “One thing I regret most is the fact that I am divorced. Where I come from, I’m the first daughter. I’m from a royal family, it has never been on record in my family that the first daughter would walk out of her matrimonial home. But it was a matter of life and death, otherwise, I would have stayed back and make my marriage work.”
=>Olajumoke Orisaguana Gets Luxury Apartment In Lagos (pics)
According to Chris Ogunlowo,former Agege bread seller turned model Olajumoke has been given a luxury home in Lagos.
is #Olajumoke. She’s just been offered a furnished luxury apartment
in Lagos and an enrollment into the Poise finishing school. This is a
clever (and humane) PR by Sujimoto Construction Limited. Very clever.
(Only if I were one of dem lifestyle and gossip bloggers, I would have
been screaming EXCLUSIVE, earn massive traffic to my site and likely
ruin these pictures with watermarks!, lol). Her husband looks kinda
dazed as though he’s trying to figure if the Bible says, “he who finds a
GOOD wife or he who finds a LUCKY wife… “. But, really, how incredible
that someone can be this lucky in a Buhari economy!”
Congrats to her.What a turning point in her life!Everybody fit make am na matter of time
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