Top Stories You Missed: Bobbi Kristina And Ooni Of Ife Pass Away|President Buhari Negotiates With Boko Haram And More

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WAEC To Withhold Nigerian Results For Debt

The results of some candidates who sat for the May/June West African Senior School Certificate Exam (WASSCE), may not be released, according to the West African Examination Council, (WAEC). WAEC is taking this harsh step because 19 states owe it about N4 billion in registration fees. The threat was made by the Head of WAEC’s National Boss, Mr Charles Eguridu in Lagos. For more details read; Money For Hand, Result For Ground: WAEC To Withhold Nigerian Results Over Debt

FRSC Issues List Of Traffic Offenses And Fines

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) delivered a list of traffic offenses and the financial penalties for each offense. READ; FRSC Issues List Of Traffic Offences And Fines

President Buhari Commences Negotiation With Boko Haram Sect

Nigeria President, Muhammadu Buhari is currently negotiating with Boko Haram terrorists for the release of over 219 Chibok schoolgirls who were kidnapped more than a year ago. The possibilities of freedom for the abducted girls have been revived, with preliminary talks between the Presidency and some Boko Haram leaders. For full details read; Chibok Girls: Pres. Buhari Commences Negotiation With Boko Haram Sects

81 Senators Approve Saraki As Senate President

81 of the 109 Senators that made up the Nigerian Senate have passed a vote of confidence on the leadership of Bukola Saraki as Senate President. For the list of the Senators, check; 81 Senators Approve Saraki As Senate President (See Full List)

The Ooni Of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade Dies At 85

The Ooni of Ife passed on at the age of 85, Oba Sijuwade reportedly died on Tuesday at around 5pm. Oba Sijuwade, who became the 50th ruler of Ife in 1980, had reportedly been flown out of the country. Read full gist on; Oba Okunade Sijuwade, The Ooni Of Ife, Dies At 85

US Handed Over Names Of Nigerian Oil Thieves To Buhari

According to source, the US gave President Buhari two separate lists; one listing the names of top government officials who have been stealing the country’s oil, using their high rank positions to perpetrate the stealing and the other containing the names of illegal oil bunkers. For more details read; US Handed Over Names Of Nigerian Oil Thieves, Bunkers To Buhari

Naira Stages Major Come Back Against The Dollar

The Nigerian currency Naira on Thursday staged a major recovery at the parallel market as it appreciated to a band of N225 to N230 to a dollar, compared to N240 to the dollar at which it sold in the last few weeks. For complete news; Naira Stages Major Come Back Against The Dollar

Bobbi Kristina Passes On At Age 22

Whitney Houston’s only child, Bobbi Kristina, passed away at the age of 22 on the 27th of July, 2015. Bobbi Kristina who has been in a coma for over six months now, was moved out of the Hospital where she had been placed on life support, into a Hospice. READ; Bobbi Kristina Passes On At Age 22

Michael Jackson’s Dad Joe Jackson Suffers Stroke On 87th Birthday

The father of superstar singers Michael & Janet Jackson, Joe Jackson, suffered a stroke on his 87th birthday. Jackson reportedly woken up feeling dizzy and unable to see. Read full details here; Michael Jackson’s Dad, Joe Jackson Suffers Stroke On 87th Birthday

After 15Years, Coco And Ice T Are Having Their First Child

Reality TV couple, Ice-T and Coco Austin are really happy because Coco is reportedly pregnant, Ice-T has 2 kids from previous relationships, but it will be his first child with Coco. READ; After 15 Years, Coco & Ice-T Are Having Their 1st Child Together!

Meek Mill’s Drake Diss ‟Wanna Know” Was Disappointing, Say Fans 

Meek Mill released his first diss track at Drake on the 31st of July 2015, the song is titled Wanna Know. The internet was not impressed with the song. LISTEN: Meek Mill Releases His First Diss Track At Drake, ‘Wanna Know’

Majek Fashek Admitted To Abuja Rehab

Majekodunmi Fasheke, popularly known as Majek Fashek, was admitted because of his suspected case of drug abuse. He was previously seen roaming the streets of Lagos aimlessly, lived in the United States some years ago before being deported to Nigeria and his deportation from America worsened his condition as he allegedly separated with his wife and resorted to begging. Majek Fashek Has Been Admitted To Rehab

Timaya Allegedly Accused Of Rape

Timaya was accused of sexual assault by two women; An Atlanta-based Nigerian lady said she was raped by Timaya during his last show in the capital city of Georgia. The second lady also publicly accused Timaya of inappropriate sexual conduct. READ; Two More Women Allegedly Accuse Timaya Of Sexual Assault

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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