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He's a source of motivation - Governor Ganduje appointed professor at US university despite "dollar" scandal
Governor Umar Ganduje of Kano state has added another feather to his cap after being appointed the visiting professor of e-governance by East Carolina varsity.
They're still being probed for terrorism - CBN begs court not to unfreeze EndSARS promoters' accounts
The CBN has again defended the freezing of the 20 EndSARS promoters' account, with the apex bank saying the victims are still under probe for alleged terrorism.
Panic as unknown gunmen shoot police DPO in Benue state
The incident took place in the early hours of Tuesday, December 1 when the DPO led a team of policemen to arrest suspected criminals at Otukpo-Icho village.
Iyabo Ojo shares throwback video of late mum laughing at her funny skit, says she's happy she made her smile
Iyabo Ojo shared a throwback video of her late mum laughing at one of her Tik Tok videos on social media. The actress said she's happy she made her mum laugh.
After 'attacking' Nwankwo Kanu's wife, Odemwingie slams Peter Okoye for extorting money from the public
Osaze Odemwingie believes Peter Okoye, one half of the defunct musical group Psquare, is extorting people using his Zoom lottery game as cited on Instagram.
Ex-UI VC Olayinka returns to class as lecturer 24 hours after completing 5-year tenure
The former vice-chancellor of the University of Ibadan, Professor Idowu Olayinka, on Tuesday, December 1, resumed as a lecturer after completing his tenure.
TECNO Partners with LXG, Embassy of France in Nigeria on Esports Tournament
Lagos-based Esports organization, League of Extraordinary Gamers Ltd (LXG) and Embassy of France in Nigeria recently partnered on an interactive esports tourney
Man builds house for mum after she complained about rent issue, Nigerians react (photos)
A young Nigerian man with the Twitter handle @SomtoSocial has made his mum and built her a house after she said that she is tired of paying rent. Many rejoiced.
Insurgency: Northeast governors declare support for use of mercenaries
The northeast governors have backed the call on the federal government by Zulum of Borno to engage mercenaries in the fight against insurgents in the region.
Massive reactions as photos of white man in Nigerian police uniform surfaces on social media
A white man has caused quite a stir on Twitter after photos of him in Nigerian police uniform went viral. Some Nigerians believe he is truly a police officer.
You don’t have business thinking about relationships if you earn 20k - Nigerian lady
A Twitter user, Nora Stone, has advised people who earn N20k not to think of being in relationships. She said they have no business going on dates. Read more.
Don Jazzy sheds tears over news that Rihanna is dating rapper A$AP Rocky, Nigerians react
Music producer Don Jazzy was unhappy after he learnt that Rihanna is dating rapper A$AP Rocky. The singer said nobody checked on him after they saw the news.
Peter Obi reveals 3 reasons why Umahi’s defection to APC is of no value
A former governor of Anambra state, Peter Obi, has reacted to the defection of the governor of Ebonyi state, Dave Umahi, to the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Osaze Odemwingie 'attacks' wife of former Super Eagles star after she did this on social media
Osaze Odemwingie went on his official Twitter handle to reprimand wife of former Super Eagles star Kanu Nwanwakwo to stop telling him to check his DM's, Twitter
I found someone who is ready to take care of me, lady says as she breaks up with her boyfriend of two years
A Nigerian lady got people talking and even trended on social media after she broke up with her boyfriend of 2 years for another man. Read more on Legit.ng.
JUST IN: Okonjo-Iweala emerges Forbes Africa person of 2020, reacts
A former minister of finance in Nigeria, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, who is also eyeing the office of the DG of the WTO, has been named Forbes' Africa person of 2020.
Another big win for Nigeria as its citizen abroad has just been elected into this global council
The CEO of BHM, Ayeni Adekunle, has has been elected into the 2021 PR and Communications Council of the Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA).
Insecurity: These are the 3 ways FG will punish lawmakers for summoning Buhari - Fayose alleges
A former governor of Ekiti, Ayo Fayose, disclosed some probable harassment measures members of the House of Representatives could face for summoning Buhari.
Months after Igbo man became minister of justice in Canada, another man from the east wins big in same country, here's what he got
A Nigerian-born lawyer & CEO of Osuji & Smith, Charles Osuji, has been voted one of the top 25 most influential lawyers 2020 in Canada by Canadian lawyers.
Umahi's defection has caused political crisis in our state - Ebonyi group writes FG
The AESID has accused the Ebonyi governor, Dave Umahi of intimidating opposition members for not joining him in his defection to the All Progressives Congress.
A real one for life, Regina Daniels shares cute photo of rumoured ex-lover Somadina as she thanks him
Nollywood actress Regina Daniels took to her social media page to extend her gratitude to her rumoured ex-boyfriend actor Somadina Adinma for being a real one.
Lady secretly dating Burna Boy for 2 years opens up, says it affected her mental state (video)
Nigerian singer, Burna Boy, was recently revealed to be in a love triangle after his other girlfriend of two years, Jopearl, called him out on social media.