Day: June 9, 2020

President Pierre Nkurunziza of Burundi dies at the age of 55 after suffering a heart attack

Burundi’s President Pierre Nkurunziza has died at the age of 55 after suffering a heart attack. The Burundian Government confirmed the sudden death of President Pierre Nkurunziza in a statement published on its official twitter page. “The Government of the Republic of Burundi announces with great sadness the unexpected death of His Excellency Pierre Nkurunziza, …

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‘You are my angel on earth’ – Olakunle Churchill celebrates his ‘Quiet Queen’ who shares same birthday with ex-wife Tonto Dikeh

Olakunle Churchill, the ex-husband of Tonto Dikeh took to Instagram to celebrate his ‘Quiet Queen’ who shares the same birthday with the Nollywood actress. Posting loved-up photos of himself and the mystery white lady, the entrepreneur and philanthropist wrote: ‘Make sure you have fun on this special birthday, because you deserve it darling! Happy Birthday. …

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Mother-of-two, 46, bags 6-years jail term for stabbing her boyfriend because he texted her to say ‘Happy birthday’ instead of calling her

A mother-of-two who stabbed her boyfriend and left him bleeding on the floor because he texted her ‘happy birthday’ rather than calling her on the phone, has been jailed for six years. The incident occurred back in May 2019. Janet Kearns who had just turned 46 at the time,lost her cool when Alan Pearce, in …

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Only God will reward Abacha for transforming Nigeria- Hamza Al-Mustapha

Hamza Al-Mustapha, the former Chief Security Officer to late Gen. Sani Abacha, stated that only God will reward the former military dictator for transforming the lives of Nigerians before he died on June 8, 1998. Speaking at the 22nd commemoration of his death in Kano on Monday, June 8, Mustapha insisted that the late Head …

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Buhari writes Senate, seeks confirmation of Dongban-Mensem as President, Court of Appeal

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday sought the confirmation of Monica Dongban-Mensem as the President of the Court of Appeal. Buhari’s request was conveyed in a letter addressed to President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan and read at the plenary. Recall that President Buhari on Monday nominated Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem as President of the Court of …

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Polo Luxury Group Job Recruitment (3 Positions)

Polo Limited is Nigeria’s foremost luxury goods company retailing high-end brands watch and jewellery brands. Established in 1987, Polo Limited is driven by the mission to serve and with a passion for excellent customer service, it has continued to redefine and refine retailing of luxury products in Nigeria. We are recruiting to fill the following …

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Internal Control Manager at Polo Avenue

Polo Avenue – Established in 2015 to meet the growing demand for luxury goods by Nigerians. Polo Avenue is a multi-brand speciality retailer that focuses on fashion, leather goods, footwear and fragrances. Polo Avenue carries brands such as Gucci, Bottega, Jimmy Choo, Valentino, Dolce & Gabbana, Balenciaga, Salvatore Ferragamo, Billionaire, Marco de Vincenzo, Giuseppe Zanotti, …

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Nigerian youngster, Tino Anjorin signs five-year contract with Chelsea

Tino Anjorin has committed his long-term future to Chelsea by signing a new five-year contract with the Premier League club. The 18-year-old midfielder, born to a Nigerian father and English mother in Poole will now be tied to the Blues until June 2025. ‘It’s a brilliant feeling,’ the England Under-19 international told the official Chelsea …

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60 percent of Kano deaths linked to COVID-19 – Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire

Dr Osagie Ehanire, Nigeria’s Minister of Health, today disclosed that 60 percent of recent deaths recorded in Kano State have been linked to COVID-19 infection. Recall that in April, Nigerians took to social media to express worry over the mysterious deaths in Kano state which reportedly rose to 640 in one week. This prompted the …

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Kogi’s alleged index case of Coronavirus only suffered a bee sting – Commissioner for Information, Kingsley Fanwo

The Kogi state government has again countered claims of the state having cases of Coronavirus by stating that the alleged index case in the state only suffered a bee sting. Kingsley Fanwo, the state’s commissioner for information and communication disclosed this in a statement released on Monday June 8. Reacting to NCDC’s May 27 announcement …

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Defaulters to pay N10m fine as Rivers state govt issues new guidelines for burial ceremonies

Rivers state government has released new guidelines on how burial ceremonies will henceforth be conducted in the state adding that defaulters of these new guidelines will have to pay a fine of N10 million. The new Executive Order signed by Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, and released today June 8, is to help check the …

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Prince Andrew’s lawyers blast US Justice Department over how he’s being treated in Jeffrey Epstein investigation

Legal representatives of the Duke of York, Prince Andrew, have lashed out at the US justice department over how it has treated their client in the investigation of late pedophile, Jeffrey Epstein. According to Blackfords LLP, Prince Andrew has offered to assist the US Department of Justice (DOJ) as a witness in Epstein’s investigations on …

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Nasarawa state governor sacks SSG, Tijani Ahmed

Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has terminated the appointment of Aliyu Ahmed-Tijani as the Secretary to the State Government. Ahmed-Tijani served as the Commissioner for Education in the administration of Governor Sule’s predecessor, Umaru Al-Makura. An investigation carried out by the current members of the state House of Assembly, indicted him for alleged misappropriation …

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