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Voting Continues Today At 300 Polling Units

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Voting will continue today in 300 out of the 150,000 polling stations in the country, according to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). This came after technical glitches affected voting at several polling units nationwide. “Just about 300 polling units out of about 150,000,” Kayode Idowu, INEC spokesman told reporters ... Read More »

Gunmen Storm Polling Unit In Bauchi, Set Election Materials Ablaze

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Unidentified gunmen, Saturday attacked a polling unit in Bagurun Primary School of Darazo local government area of Bauchi state, firing gunshots sporadically into the air. According to a statement signed by the spokesman of the Bauchi State Police Command, DSP Haruna Mohammed, the gunmen arrived at the place in six ... Read More »

‘Thank You, GEJ For Breaking My Happy Home,’ – Buhari Supporter Whose Wife Voted Jonathan Writes

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It is often said that there is no permanent enemy in politics. It will therefore not be strange to notice ties between the two main contenders for presidency after one of them is inaugurated on May 29. However, a supporter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate Muhammadu Buhari may ... Read More »

INEC Warns Against Announcement Of Election Results

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If the presidential election was conducted on twitter, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Muhammadu Buhari would have cruised home in victory as he has won in almost every polling units result posted on twitter. A hashtag used by several of his supporters #iVotedGMB has also been trending ... Read More »

Jega Apologises For Jonathan’s Accreditation Delay, Says Card Was Probably Damaged

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Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof Attahiru Jega has expressed regret over the challenge faced by the electorate through the use of card readers which malfunctioned at several polling units. He also regretted that President Goodluck Jonathan had to experience difficulty in getting accredited at his polling ... Read More »

Jega’s Stubbornness Responsible For Card Reader Challenge – PDP

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The national leadership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), yesterday, described the inability of the Smart Card Readers (SCRs) to accredit President Goodluck Jonathan, Governors Jonah Jang of Plateau, James Ngilari of Adamawa and Isa Yuguda of Bauchi, among others, during the presidential and National Assembly polls, as a huge ... Read More »

Jonathan Expresses Hope Of Winning Presidential Election

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President Goodluck Jonathan has expressed hope that the outcome of the presidential election will be in his favour. Speaking to newsmen yesterday, after casting his vote at his polling unit in Otuoke, Bayelsa State, Jonathan congratulated Nigerians for the large turn out to vote. “I want to congratulate Nigerians for ... Read More »

JUST IN: Election Results To Be Cancelled In Rivers State

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Rivers State Governor Rotimi Amaechi has said that he believes that today’s presidential elections held in the State were irreparably compromised, and the results must be cancelled. According to Sahara Reporter, Amaechi, All Progressives Congress (APC) leader, alleges that interference on the party of the ruling party, the Peoples Democratic Party ... Read More »

BREAKING NEWS: INEС To Extend Voting Till Sunday

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has reacted to the critical situation with the inability of many people to vote during today. According to the commission, movement restrictions during the second day of voting in the Presidential and National Assembly elections on March 29, Sunday, remain. Read the latest statement ... Read More »

Pakistan Militants Deny 30 Killed In Renewed Khyber Fighting

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Pakistan security forces killed 30 militants in gun battles in the mountainous northwestern Khyber region on Saturday, a senior official said, but a spokesman for the militants has denied suffering any losses. Reuters report: Both sides have been making conflicting claims about their success in clashes in Tirah Valley, near ... Read More »

Brymo And Girlfriend, Esse Kakadaare Welcomes Their First Child

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The controversial singer who has described a child as a gift of love and slammed the marriage institution is now a father. Brymo and his girlfriend, Esse Kakadaare have now welcomed his first child together. Brymo announced the big news on Twitter “I have received the ultimate gift, welcome WAJU, ... Read More »

See Waje’s Sweet Message To Her Daughter As She Marks Her Birthday Today!!!

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Did you know her daughter was this beautiful??? Anyways, back to the matter. The powerful voiced singer’s daughter, Emerald is a year older today, and Waje took to Instagram to share the untold story about her daughter. Waje posted these photos of her daughter and captioned it: – “I had ... Read More »

Orezi Gets New Hairstyle!!! What Do You Think Of His New Look?!?

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Hairstyles play a major role in the way a person is viewed by the public, and even much more when you are a celebrity. The dance-hall singer who celebrated his birthday days ago has totally changed his style. While Orezi prepares to release his debut album, he decided to switch ... Read More »

Czech Tourists Freed In Pakistan After Two Years

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Two Czech women tourists who were kidnapped two years ago in Pakistan have been released and have returned to their homes, Czech PM Bohuslav Sobotka says. BBC have more: Hana Humpalova and Antonie Chrastecka, both 26, were abducted while travelling on a bus in south-western Balochistan province in March 2013. A Turkish ... Read More »

Election Update: Voting Continues Tomorrow – INEC

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said elections in polling units faced with challenges that has hindered voting will be held tomorrow. “[…] in PUs where accreditation was suspended to the next day in accordance with the guidelines, arrangements will be made for voters to vote tomorrow, subject to ... Read More »

Sri Lanka President’s Brother Dies In Axe Attack

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A brother of the Sri Lankan President, Maithripala Sirisena has died in hospital after being attacked with an axe on Thursday, police have said. BBC reports: Priyantha Sirisena suffered severe head injuries in his hometown of Polonnaruwa, north-east of the capital Colombo, AFP news agency reports. Colombo Gazette reports there was ... Read More »

Terry G – “I Don’t Take Hard Drugs Anymore Because The Substance Slowed Me Down”

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In contrast to what most people believe about the Benue born singer, Terry G has stated in a new chat with Saturday Beats that he stopped using hard drugs and the impact the substance have on his body. Terry G said: – “People actually see me as a very bad ... Read More »

Apple Boss, Tim Cook To Donate $800 Million To Charity

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The chief executive of Apple, Tim Cook, has announced he is donating most of his wealth to charity before he dies. BBC reports: The head of the world’s most profitable company is worth over $800m (£537m). BBC reports: Mr Cook told Fortune Magazine that he would leave his wealth to ... Read More »

Daniella Okeke Marks Birthday With New Release Of Hot Promo Photos

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Very sexy Nollywood actress/producer, Daniella Okeke turned a year older yesterday and to mark her special day, she released a new set of promo photos. The shoot features Daniella in 2 different looks; the first, a sparkly gold dress with a thigh high slit which she paired red shoes. The ... Read More »

What Do You Notice About This Photo Of Charass And The Beauty Queen?!?

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Na wa ooh, this is some very er*tic something. Fast rising Nigerian singer, Charass posed for a controversial photo with the Most Beautiful Face in Nigeria Amity winner, Sandra Muna Korie. The duo met in a club and took a couple of pictures. The picture above is one of them, ... Read More »