Monthly Archives: July 2019

Ghana: Speaker Pelosi And House Delegation Observe 400th Anniversary Of Slave Trade

The Speaker of US House of Representatives is visiting the Cape Coast and Elmina Castles to commemorate the 400th year since the enslaved people were forced to leave their homeland and sent to the US. Nancy Pelosi is part of a delegation comprising members of the Congressional Black Caucus who will pay homage to the sacrifices of African ancestors in building the US. They group

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Killers Of NBA Chairman Apprehended By Police, Confess That They Killed Him For Withholding N18M Internet Fraud Proceed

The killers of Emeka Emmanuel Agundu, former Chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association, Udenu Branch, Enugu State, who was killed in September 2018, have been apprehended. One of them is 39 year-old Kenechukwu Eze, a native of Amoli Edem in the Nsukka Local Government Area of Enugu State, who was apprehended in July 2019 after rigorous search and credible intelligence

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Boris Johnson Appoints British-Nigerian As Minister

Boris Johnson, Britain’s Prime Minister, has appointed Olukemi Olufunto Badenoch, as Children and Families Minister. He did this in a move to reshuffle his cabinet in his own tenure. Mrs Kemi Badenoch is a British Conservative politician and Member of Parliament (MP) for Saffron Walden. She is 39 and was born in Wimbledon, London, to Nigerian parents. She spent her childhood

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Toyin Igbira, Popular Lagos Socialite Dies From Ovarian Cancer + Her Alleged Drug Trafficking Deals

More details has emerged about Alhaja Monsurat Ashabi Oluwatoyin Oyemade Rufai Abraham, widely known in Lagos social circles as Toyin Igbira, who died at the age of 56. Toyin died on July 19th after a protracted fight with a strange illness, rumoured to be Ovarian cancer, which she has been suffering from for the past 5 years. Late Toyin Igbira,

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Cabinet List: Lagos Governor, Sanwo-Olu At War with Party Members

The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, is currently enmeshed in a silent war with prominent members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state, over his choice of cabinet members. If not promptly addressed, the crisis may result to the governor inheriting the same fate that befell his predecessor, Akinwunmi Ambode. Some days ago, Governor Sanwo-Olu transmitted 25

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US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Lays Wreath At Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park

The Speaker of the House of Representatives in the United States, Ms Nancy Pelosi, on Monday afternoon laid a wreath at the Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park in Accra on behalf of the government and people of US and signed the book of condolence. She arrived at the museum with a Congressional delegation and was welcomed by the Director of the

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Why Former Governor Akinwunmi Ambode Was Not Picked As A Ministerial Nominee

Former governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, is still in shock over the ministerial appointment list, which was sent to the Senate for ratification from President Buhari. Before now, Ambode and his followers had been so sure of securing a ministerial post, that they had gone to town with the story, and even celebrating their victory in advance. However, those

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Nigerian Author Bayo Adewale, Accused Of Raping His Five Daughters

Journalist and blogger Olufemi Gorman, exposed popular author, poet and novelist, Bayo Adebowale, for allegedly raping his five daughters. Gorman also shared screenshots of chats between him and one of Bayo’s daughter, who chose to be anonymous to RipplesNG. She narrated that the abuse started when she and her sisters were really young. Bayo Adebowale, who is also the founder

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