Monthly Archives: August 2019

Homosexuality is African- Nigerian rapper insists

Nigerian-American based rapper Jidenna born Jidenna Theodore Mobisson has asked African to stop point accusing fingers at the Whites for introducing homosexuality to Africans saying the act has been on the continent for long. Many Africans are of the view that act wasn’t part of the African culture since the olden days but because of the introduction of the European

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Obinwanne Okeke Hires Nigerian Lawyer To Lead His Defense Against The FBI

Obinwanne Okeke, the Abuja based businessman, who was arrested for cyber crime by the FBI, has hired John Iweanoge to lead his defense in the $11M fraud charge against him. The court documents made available to AFP, stated that Mr Okeke hired John Iweanoge, a Nigerian born-Washington DC-based attorney, was hired by Mr Okeke to take over from Rahul Sharma,

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Ghana: How 2 police officers were killed by suspected armed robbers

The Ghana Police Service has detailed how two of its officers were gruesomely killed in broad daylight my armed robbers at Gomoa Buduburam in the Central Region. According to a situational police report sighted by WakeUp Africa, at about 1pm on Wednesday August 28, 2019 the police administration received information that two Motor Transport and Traffic Directorate (MTTD) personnel had

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Six Mine Resistant Military Vehicles Discovered In Adamawa State Borders

It appears the war on terrorism is far from over, as the joint security operatives, made up of the Nigerian Customs, DSS, Army etc, intercepted six Mine Resistant Military Vehicles, in Konkol, a borderline village in Maiha Local Government Area of Adamawa State, between Nigeria and Cameroon. A Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected vehicle, is a US made military light tactical vehicles

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FG Reacts To US Visa Hike By Reducing Visa Costs For US Citizens

Barely 24 hours after the United States of America, imposed new visa fee rates on Nigerians, the Federal Government has swiftly reduced the cost of visa fee for US citizens seeking Nigerian visa. The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, announced that the ministry’s attention was drawn to the introduction of reciprocity fee for all approved applications for non-immigrant visas

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US Embassy Increases Visa Costs To N99,900 For Nigerians In Retaliation Against FG

While countries like South Africa are giving visa waivers to Ghana and other countries, the United States Embassy in Nigeria, in increasing the cost for visa applications for BelowNigerians.   From Thursday, August 29, 2019, Nigerians who are applying for tourism, student and business visas will now pay a total cost of N99,900, which covers visa fee of N59, 200

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IPOB Members Protest & Demands The Arrest Of President Buhari In Japan, “It’s A False Story” Presidency Says

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), a group which has been proscribed as a terrorist group in Nigeria and which is headed by Nnamdi Kanu, has stirred the hornets’ nest again, as they protested in Tokyo, Japan, immediately President Buhari arrived the city. The IPOB had previously threatened that they would protest in Japan if Buhari came there and had

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Steve Harvey to launch and host ‘Family Feud’ in Ghana

American comedian and Television Host, Steve Harvey is heading to the African continent with popular show ‘Family Feud,’ WakeUp Africa can confirm. His company, Steve Harvey Global has obtained rights to launch and host Ghanaian and South African versions of the television show. Harvey’s company got the franchise license from Fremantle, a British international television content and production/distribution subsidiary of

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