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Bimbo Thomas Shares Adorable Photos Of Son Jay

Nollywood actress, Bimbo Thomas, was looking all shades of heartwarming with her son as they posed for the lens in a stunning photo shoot. The astounding actress had her son, Jayden, in June 2016 and has taken every opportunity to show off her love for him.She wore a black lace sleeved long dress that went…

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President Buhari Hosts Enoch Adeboye In His London Residence

The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Enoch Adeboye, on Friday visited ailing President Muhammadu Buhari at the Abuja house in London. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, posted two photographs taken during Adeboye’s visit on his Facebook page.In one of the pictures, Buhari…

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Aso-Ebi Style: Spot The Cold Shoulder Trend

Just when you think a fashion craze is long gone, it rises again like a Phoenix and becomes a trend when you least expect it. Especially when it comes to Asoebi styles, we’ve seen so many examples, from floral detailing, laces, fringes and so on, fashion and trends are ageless and usually recycled.The cold shoulder…

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Donald Trump Would Escape Impeachment With Six Senate Votes

Donald Trump would seemingly escape impeachment with six senate votes according to an analyst at a prominent independent think-tank. Support for the President among Republican Senators has waned to the extent that Mr Trump is likely to only hang onto his seat by six votes, according to Elaine Kamarck of the Washington-based research group The…

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Instagram Post By Meek Mill Gets Him Handcuffed And Arrested For Reckless Endangerment

Rapper Meek Mill was arrested last night for recklessly riding an illegal dirt bike after police saw his Instagram posts about it. Dirt bikes are motorcycles designed for use on rough terrain, such as unsurfaced roads or tracks, and used especially in scrambling.The rapper, whose given name is Robert Rihmeek Williams, 30, was riding without…

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Yemi Alade Premieres Compelling New Single “Knack Am”

Sensational singer, Yemi Alade has successfully managed to craved her ‘Mama Africa’ trademark and further proves herself to be hardworking once more as she releases a new resounding tune “Knack Am”.The Effyzzie Music singer ushers in a new era with the release of the new single as she closes the lid on her critically acclaimed and…

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Taraji P. Henson Looks Flawless In Her New M.A.C Viva Glam Lipstick Campaign

Empire star, Taraji P. Henson takes up another collaboration with MAC as they unveil new collection tagged ‘Viva Glam’ as showcased in latest campaign.The star who studied acting at Howard University and began her Hollywood career in guest-roles on several television shows before making her breakthrough in Baby Boy, models the brand’s new collection which…

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Nine Local Governments In Lagos Are At Risk Of Submersion – NSE

The recent flooding in Lagos has made it essential that the Lagos State Government should intensify its flood management efforts so that communities in Epe, Eti-Osa, Amuwo Odofin, Ojo, Kosofe, Lagos Island, Apapa, Ibeju-Lekki and Ikorodu Local Governments would not be submerged. The Victoria Island branch of the Nigerian Society of Engineers, NSE, gave the advice…

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KOKO’s Video Alert: Instagram Stars Maraji And Wofaifada Show Up In ‘Something Light’ By Falz And Ycee

What a way to end the week. Our favourite Nigerian rappers Falz and Ycee were making a solid claim for the best hip-hop collaboration with their hit single ‘Something Light’ and with the release of its video, that award seems even more certain.The video which was shot by Clarence Peters features trending queens of Instagram…

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Security Tightens Around Ibrahim Magu And His Family After Security Reports

After it was learnt that some strangers have been prowling Magu’s residence in Maiduguri, policemen have now been deployed to Magu’s uncompleted bungalow in Karshi, Abuja. Security has also been strengthened for the Acting Chairman of the EFCC Mr. Ibrahim Magu and his family, including his aged mother.The new security measures were further prompted after…

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Lookbook: Ujuestelo Releases Spring Summer 2017 Collection Termed “Midnight Garden”

Nigeria fashion brand Ujuestelo has launched its Spring-Summer 2017 lookbook for the new season. The gorgeous photos which featured Page Models’ Sarah and Dora tells a story of a strong, stylish and elegant woman who blossoms despite her struggles. It consists of floral appliques, trimmed with Swarovski stones, cutouts, lantern sleeves and drop shoulder in…

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Ghanaian Star Actress, Joselyn Dumas Graces SCHICK Magazine’s Latest Issue

Following their successful debut, SCHICK Magazine is back with its second issue. The quarterly publication for smart, stylish and successful African women, features Ghanaian TV host and actress Joselyn Dumas on the cover of the Summer edition.Joselyn opens up exclusively to SCHICK about self-love, female empowerment, and her transformational fitness journey. The cover star also…

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Historical Marina State House Formally Handed Over To Lagos State Government

The Federal Government yesterday, officially handed over its State House in Marina to the Lagos State Government. The handover was in fulfillment of the promise made by President Muhammadu Buhari to make the edifice a tourist destination.The edifice built before Independence in 1960 had housed several Presidents and Military Heads of State, before the relocation…

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President Buhari’s Health Has Improved Tremendously – Yakubu Dogara

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari’s health has improved tremendously.The Speaker and the President of Senate Dr. Bukola Saraki visited the President at Abuja House in London on Thursday. President Muhammadu Buhari receives Senate President Bukola Saraki and Speaker of House of Representatives Hon. Yakubu Dogara…

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Denmark To Tackle Nigeria’s Irregular Migration To The Country

Danish Development Cooperation Minister Ulla Tornaes, on Wednesday, expressed her country’s determination to assist Nigeria tackle irregular migration from the country to Denmark and Europe. Tornaes stated this while addressing journalists at the end of a close-door meeting between a delegation from Denmark and Foreign Affairs Minister Geoffrey Onyeama in Abuja. Tornaes was accompanied by…

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Muslimah Style: Jaserah Blows Our Mind In Style

Jaserah Asadullah is a fashion and lifestyle blogger hailing from Houston, Texas. With her incredible fashion sense Jaserah boasts of more than 163,000 followers on Instagram. She regularly mixes up her sartorial colour palette, wearing everything from muted pastels to bold block colours. From simple sleek styles to glamorous gowns, Jaserah has got a little…

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Osinbajo Urges Media To Project Nigeria To The World

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has asked the country’s chapter of the International Press Institute, IPI to use the 2018 edition of the institute’s world congress in Abuja to project the country’s image to the globe. He gave the advice when the board of the association paid him a courtesy visit at the Presidential Villa. According…

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Lookbook: Snapshots From Idyll Okunusi Couture’s Dapper Sprezzatura Collection

Not long ago, emerging menswear brand Idyll Okunusi Couture, came through with a new collection dubbed ‘The New Sprezzatura’. The inspiration behind this collection came from the words ‘Grace’ and ‘Sartorial Nonchalance’- the art of performing a difficult task gracefully with self-confidence in an effortless way.The collection is about owning the decision you make about…

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Wife Begs Courts For Divorce Says ‘My Jobless Husband Constantly Beats Me, Yet He Still Wants More Children’

A 25-year-old undergraduate and a mother of one, Fatimo Akinwunmi, on Thursday, pleaded with an Agege Customary Court to dissolve her four-year-old marriage to her husband, Sadiq Akinwumi, over alleged lack of love and constant battery.Fatimo, a 200-level student of the National Teachers Institute, Kaduna, who resides at Fadahunsi St., Okeira, Aguda-Ogba in Lagos, told…

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Dammy Krane Exonerated Of Credit Card Fraud, Grand Theft And All Criminal Charges

Nigerian singer Oyindamola Emmanuel Johnson-Hunga, popularly known as Dammy Krane has been cleared of nine charges of credit card forgery, armed conspiracy and grand theft filed against him.The singer was arrested in June after private jet service company, TapJets alerted the police in Florida that he allegedly made a booking totalling $10,943 with stolen credit…

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Cristiano Ronaldo Disappointed Over Five-Match Ban…Accuses Spanish Football Association Of Persecution

Few days after Cristiano Ronaldo got a five-match ban for manhandling a referee, he has accused the Spanish FA of “persecution” and termed the punishment “exaggerated and ridiculous”. The forward pushed official Ricardo de Burgos Bengoetxea in the back after he received a second yellow card for simulation in Real Madrid’s 3-1 first-leg Super Copa…

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‘Sad’ Donald Trump Laments The Removal Of ‘Beautiful’ Confederate Statues Of Slave Owners

President Donald Trump on Thursday is’ sad’ about the removal of “beautiful statues and monuments” commemorating the Confederacy, and lamented that America’s history and culture are been “ripped apart” by efforts to move the memorials, echoing a popular refrain of white supremacist groups that oppose the removal of Confederate monuments.Trump’s comments came days after a white…

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Police Arrest Pastor & Three Others In Ogun After Discovering Human Part In The Church

The Police in Ogun on Wednesday arrested a 77-year-old pastor, Samuel Babatunde and three other suspects in connection with the discovery of suspected human parts buried inside a church in Ota. The state Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Iliyasu, who paraded the cleric, said the arrested prophet, is the founder of Cherubim and Seraphim Church, Itedo…

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Russia Officially Bans Jehovah’s Witnesses, Names Them As ‘Extremist’

Russia has officially outlawed Jehovah’s Witnesses as an extremist organisation, placing the pacifist sect in the company of neo-Nazi and jihadi groups, just days after the U.S. released a report criticizing the lack of religious freedom in Russia.“The Russian Ministry of Justice has included the Jehovah’s Witnesses Managerial Center in Russia and its 395 local…

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Robert Mugabe Travels To South Africa To Free Wife After Police Place Her On Red Alert

Relating to the ongoing allegations the Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe assaulted a South African model, the South African police has issued a “red alert” to prevent Mugabe from leaving the country. And now Zimbabwe’s 93-year-old president Robert Mugabe, arrived in South Africa’s capital late Wednesday apparently to deal with the crisis himself. He came…

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Fashion Trends: The Rebellious “Cobain” Sunglasses Every Stylish Person Is Wearing Right Now

While discovering a new trend through Instagram is a surprisingly regular occurrence in our office, it’s especially delightful when that trend is what we would rock ourselves. However, the topic of today’s post is simply about the Cobain sunglasses which all our favourite KOKOnistas & KOKOnistos have been wearing as of late.Influenced largely by American…

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Lack Of Funds Threaten Nigeria’s Participation In African Wrestling Championship

It is barely four days left to the commencement of the 2017 Africa Wrestling Championships in Marrakech, Morocco and there is serious doubt in the availability of funds for Nigerian athletes participating. Top African countries including South Africa, Egypt and Morocco are expected to participate at the Championship which would hold from April 26 to…

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