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30 Terrorists Killed By Civilian JTF In Borno


No fewer than 30 suspected members of Boko Haram were Thursday, killed by the Civilian JTF in Gubio Local Government Area of Borno State. This came as Boko Haram members attempted to lay siege on the Borno town. Five members of the Civilian JTF were said to have sustained minor ... Read More »

Senate Dismisses Obasanjo’s Corruption Claims


The Senate has dismissed the allegation by former President Olusegun Obasanjo that the National Assembly was using constituency projects to siphon public funds. The upper House said Obasanjo’s claim was aimed at denigrating the sanctity of the parliament. The Senate recalled that it was the administration of the former president, ... Read More »

Legislative Staff Back Call To Arm Sergeants-at-arms


Staff of the National and State Houses of Assembly, under the aegis of Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN), yesterday in Abuja expressed support for the call by Senator Ita Enang, that sergeants-at-arms in the various legislative houses be armed to protect the legislature. This came following the invasion of ... Read More »

Police Deny Prosecuting Nyanya Bombing Suspect


The Nigeria Police High Command has described recent media reports that it mishandled the prosecution of Nyanya bombing suspect, Aminu Ogwuche. A Federal High Court in Abuja had earlier in the week struck out the case against the suspect for lack of diligent prosecution by the police. The police however ... Read More »

The Religion Of PDP Is Poverty – Aregbesola


Osun State Governor Rauf Aregbesola has lamented the precarious economic situation Nigeria has found itself through the bad leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Speaking after taking the oath of office, as he was sworn in for another one term of four years, Aregbesola stated that the past 16 ... Read More »

Nigeria May End Up Borrowing To Pay Salaries – Obasanjo


Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has criticized the proposed oil benchmark of Nigeria’s 2015 budget, saying it puts Nigeria’s economy in a bad position. Speaking on Wednesday, at the presentation of an autobiography of the former president of the Court of Appeal and pioneer chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and ... Read More »

Al Jazeera investigation of fake doctors leads to 3 arrests in Delta state


African journalists, Nigeria’s Rosemary Nwaebuni and Ghana’s Anas Arameyaw go undercover to expose fake doctors in Delta State, leading to 3 arrests. Read the full story and watch the 25-minute documentary below… In this week’s episode of Africa Investigates, Anas Arameyaw Anas and Rosemary Nwaebuni go undercover with secret cameras to expose ... Read More »

Some girl Chris Brown slept with exposes him. [PHOTOS]


Hmmm, this is a MediaTakeOut blockbuster…and it’s very interesting. Hehe. Read below… “Chris Brown got caught last weekend . . . freaking off a thot – after leaving the Supperclub in Los Angeles. In the below video, you see Chris asking his cousin ROC two exotical girls to come back ... Read More »

Photos from Governor Rauf Aregbesola’s 2nd-term inauguration


Here are photos from the second term inauguration ceremony of Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State which held at the Osogbo Township Stadium this morning. Aregbesola was re-elected Governor of the state in August 2014. More photos below…   Read More »

Police parade 25 year old Nigerian musician turned armed-robber


Lagos state Police command yesterday paraded a 25 year old musician named John Sunday pictured left, who says he took to armed robbery in order to gather N100,000 to promote his reggae album. “I am a musician from Ikofepepe in Akwa Ibom State. We were three in the gang, but ... Read More »

Photos: Pres. Obama’s daughters are growing up really beautiful


16 year old Malia and 13 year old Sasha Obama looked all grown and beautiful as they stood next to their father, President Barrack Obama, as he pardoned the National Thanksgiving Turkey at the White House yesterday November 26th. See more photos after the cut…   Photo credit: Reuters.. Read More »

Tiwa Savage Plays Old Woman In New Video, ‘My Darling’


Just by looking at the photo above, can you boldly take a guess on which famous superstar Nigerian artiste this is??? Well, if you couldn’t, it’s because you haven’t seen the video for Tiwa Savage’s latest single —  ‘My Darling’. In the video Tiwa plays an old woman reminiscing about ... Read More »

Beyonce Shows Off Family Christmas Tree On Instagram


Christmas might still be a whole month from now but some families are prepping themselves for the biggest yearly celebration. It seems we already have an idea what the Carter family Christmas card would like this year. Beyoncé shared a picture on her Instagram page and it clearly shows that ... Read More »

Mo’Cheddah And Boyfriend Got Cozy At Etisalat Party


She suddenly disappeared after the controversy surrounding her leaked unclad photos she allegedly sent to Eldee; but the singer returned with a bang. Nigerian artiste — Modupe-Oreoluwa Oyeyemi Ola popularly known as Mo’Cheddah attended the Etisalat iParty with her fiancé, BK Olateru Olagbegi at Eko Hotel and Suites on Thursday, ... Read More »

Denrele Looking Amazing On The Cover Of Complete Fashion Magazine


  The Complete Fashion cover personalities in this issue have broken boundaries of IMAGE, consistently pushing the envelope on what we Africans define as beauty. We have watched Denrele evolve into a nationwide TV personality over the years and have taken sincere pleasure in seeing him transform the minds of viewers all ... Read More »

Gen. Muhammadu Buhari Steps Out Looking Dapper In Suit (Photos)


You are about to witness a sight you might never see again in your lifetime, Who ever know that the APC presidential aspirant could clean up so well and clean. The 2015 political battle is bound to be very interesting. With the advancement of the technological age, the major political ... Read More »

Qatar Runs Covert Desert Training Camp For Syrian Rebels

Rebel fighters prepare to fire a machine gun towards forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the Jabal al-Akrad area in Syria's northwestern Latakia province

Gulf state Qatar is covertly training moderate Syrian rebels at a desert base with U.S. help to fight both the Islamic State and President Bashar al-Assad and may include more overtly Islamist insurgent groups, sources close to the matter has said. Reuters report: The camp, south of the capital between Saudi ... Read More »

Venezuela Confirms 13 Deaths From Drug Overdoses In Prison Disturbance


Venezuela’s government says 13 of its prisoners have died of drug overdoses and 145 others are being treated for intoxication after inmates stormed an infirmary amid disturbances at a major prison. Fox News reports: The disturbances at the David Voloria penitentiary began Monday when a group of inmates declared a ... Read More »

Suicide Bomber Attacks British Embassy Vehicle In Afghanistan, Kills 5


A suicide bomber drove a car packed with explosives into a British embassy vehicle in the Afghan capital on Thursday killing not less than five people, including a British security guard, officials said. AP was there: An Afghan national who was driving the vehicle was also killed, and a second British security ... Read More »

Red Cross Seeks $1.68 Billion In 2015 To Help Civilians In Armed Conflicts


The International Committee of the Red Cross is seeking donors for $1.68 billion in 2015 to help people caught up in armed conflicts,this is its biggest request ever and 25 percent more than the current budget. Fox News reports: ICRC President Peter Maurer says the budget reflects the needs of people ... Read More »