Kenyan Deputy Governor, Gideon Saburi Arrested For Violating Coronavirus Quarantine Order

Deputy Governor Gideon Saburi Arrested for defying a government directive to self quarantine after he returned to the country from a trip to Germany.The government had earlier ordered that any person entering the country from a destination with confirmed cases of coronavirus should proceed on self quarantine.It would however emerge that Saburi ignored the precautionary measure and went ahead to attend several weddings and funerals.Gideon Saburi, arrested for failing to go into self-isolation after returning to the country from Germany http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b1F6cxSTRBc…

I Lost 5 Pounds In Four Days While Battling With Stomach Illness- Cardi B Reveals

Rapper, Cardi B has revealed how she lost 5lbs in four days while battling with stomach illness.The 27-year-old rap star wrote in a since-deleted tweet that she was ‘throwing up everything I swallow,’ resulting in her weight loss.She was responding to a Twitter user who accused her of exploiting her celebrity status to get hospitalized amid the coronavirus pandemic.The Twitter user wrote: Quote’one thing that has been ticking me is that there’s a close friend of my aunt’s that has the coronavirus and she went to the hospital but they told her, to go home they can’t serve her. So she’s been stuck at home with the rest of her family without getting help.’She went on: Quote’But then I go on social media and see Cardi B at the hospital because she “thinks” she has the virus and getting the help she needs. I know celebs have advantages, but this is someone’s life.’The Twitter user concluded: Quote’You can allow a celeb (who, by the way c…

NDLEA, Seizes 247kg Of Indian Hemp From 48-Year-Old Man, Chidi Gogoh In Imo

The Imo State Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has arrested one Chidi Gogoh with over 247.03 kilograms of cannabis sativa, otherwise known as Indian hemp.The 48-year-old suspect was arrested around 1.30am on Sunday at his family residence in Ezinihitte Mbaise following a tip-off.Parading the suspect on Monday, the Assistant State Commander, Operations and Intelligence, NDLEA, Mr Raji Kayode, stated, “We monitored the suspect for several months before we struck on Sunday. As an intelligent-based organisation, we took our time to monitor him.Quote“The suspect has been a notorious supplier of the substance to most retail outlets. Believe you me, his arrest and parade means cutting off the supply and in-take of the hard drug in the state.”Kayode also promised that investigation into the case would be thorough and that the agency had put in place measures for the safe custody of the seized drug….

Lagos State Government Pegs Secondary School Entry Minimum Age To 12 Years

The Government of Lagos State has said that beginning from the next academic session, the minimum age for all prospective students into any secondary school, private or public, would be 12 years old.In a circular released last month and signed by one Mrs A. A. Adebowale of the Ministry of Education, the state government said a fine of N50,000 has been proposed for first offenders and N100,000 fine for second offenders as well as warning letters to close an erring school in case of any violation.The circular read;Quote“Screening exercise for the transition from primary school to junior secondary school should be strictly adhered to as stated in section 3, sub-section 61, page 22 of Lagos State policy on education.”The Convener of Bring Back Primary Six Class into Nigerian School System, Mrs. Didelou Adekogbe, confirmed the new policy shift and state that it would be started from the next academic session.Quote”Henceforth pupils…

“I Have An Emotional Crush On Don Jazzy” – Teni Confesses

fast rising Nigerian singer, songwriter Teniola Apata popularly known as Teni Makanaki has taken to her twitter page to reveal that she has an emotional crush on renowned music entrepreneur, Don Jazzy.Teni, who is well known for her playful personality has recently made it a habit to tease her followers with playful remarks on social media.This time around, Teni tweeted that she has an emotional crush on Don Jazzy and her fans are currently expressing their thoughts about the revelation.Popular Nigerian Singer, Teni ‘The Entertainer’ has taken to her twitter page to reveal that she has an emotional crush on renowned music entrepreneur, Don Jazzy.Teni, who is well known for her playful personality has recently made it a habit to tease her followers with playful remarks on social media.This time around, Teni tweeted that she has an emotional crush on Don Jazzy and her fans are currently expressing their thoughts about the revelati…

PHOTOS: Kim Kardashian Flaunts Signature Curves For Skims Campaign

Kim Kardashian West is working hard toward becoming a lawyer, recently sharing a glimpse of her work in a new documentary.But the Keeping Up with the Kardashians star is also staying busy with her shapewear line, as she works from home during isolation.She flaunted her signature curves in skintight pieces for a sultry Skims campaign, promoting her Smooth Essentials collection.The 39-year-old donned an onyx cropped tank top with a matching pair of high-waisted underwear.She squatted to the ground in the photo, accentuating her beautifully curvy legs in the French-cut panties…

UK British PM, Boris Johnson Remains In The ICU With No Change In His Condition

There has been no change in Boris Johnson’s condition, two sources close to him said on Tuesday (April 7), after the British prime minister was taken into intensive care following a deterioration in his coronavirus symptoms.Johnson was given oxygen on Monday and taken to an intensive care unit at a central London hospital in what Downing Street said was a precautionary measure after his condition had worsened.Mr Johnson, 55, was moved to ICU at St Thomas’ Hospital in central London after his health worsened badly over just two hours with doctors fearing he might need a ventilator to aid his battle.The Prime Minister was transferred to intensive care at 7pm yesterday because of breathing difficulties – forcing him to delegate his powers as Prime Minister to Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab.The sharp downturn in his condition came 11 days after first suffering coronavirus symptoms – with Mr Johnson looking increasingly unwell in that…

Prosecution & Conviction Of Funke Akindele Was Overbearing & Unnecessary – Fani Kayode

Former minister for aviation, Fani Kayode has reacted to the arrest, prosecution and conviction of actress Funke Akindele for organizing a party amid lockdown by describing the act as overbearing and unnecessary.Speaking via his official Twitter handle, he said a warning should have been handed to her especially after expressing her remorse publicly.He wrote:Quote“The prosecution & conviction of Funke Akindele was overbearing & unnecessary. A warning would have been enough. This is especially so after she publicly expressed remorse. The court was crowded. Why don’t they prosecute those that were there as well, including the Magistrate?”See post below;The prosecution & conviction of Funke Akindele was overbearing & unnecessary. A warning would have been enough. This is especially so after she publicly expressed remorse. The court was crowded. Why don’t they prosecute those that were there as well, including the Magistrate?— F…

Nigerian’s Would No Longer Witness Fuel Subsidy – NNPC Boss, Mele Kyari

NNPC Boss, Mele Kyari said Nigeria would no longer pay subsidy on petrol with the ongoing global oil price decline.Speaking on an Africa Independent Television (AIT) programme on Monday, Mr Kyari said Nigeria would no longer pay subsidy on petrol with the ongoing global oil price decline.According to him, the current fluctuations in global crude oil prices, the cost of refined products would be determined by market forces going forward.Quote“There is no fuel subsidy anymore in Nigeria. It is zero subsidy forever, going forward there will be no resort to either subsidy or under-recovery of any nature,” he said.Quote“There would be no resort to either fuel subsidy or under-recovery of any nature. NNPC will play in the petroleum marketplace, just like another marketer in the space.“But we will be there for the country to sustain the security of supply at market price,” he said, indicating the government was not deregulating t…

Coronavirus! Infected Mother Dies While Giving Birth At London Hospital, Baby Saved

A mother who was infected with coronavirus has died while going through labour, it has emerged.The victim died at the Whittington Hospital, in Archway, North London, following the delivery of the child, who has survived.It is not known if the woman had any underlying health issues, and an investigation into her death has been launched by the coroner.Hospital staff were said to be completely shocked and ‘in tears’ following the death.A source told The Sun: ‘Amid all the trauma being seen across maxed-out hospital wards by our NHS heroes, this tragedy has totally poleaxed staff.’There is a huge sense of disbelief at the unfairness of this devastating death.’Senior hospital workers were in tears. The only consolation is that the baby survived the mum’s death.The woman’s family have been left ‘devastated’ by her passing. Her baby is believed to be doing ok, and is not thought to have tested positive for the bug.Whittington Health NHS Tr…

Alhaja Anike Alajogun Becomes the First Yoruba Actress To Test Positive For Coronavirus In UK

London based Nollywood actress cum producer, Alhaja Anike Alajogun (YEYE OBA) has tested positive for the dreaded coronavirus.The UK cum Naija socialite, who is the owner of the popular Mataan Hotel, Ibadan, Oyo State, www.yorubamoviegist.com gathered is working with NHS in Manchester UK as a Nurse.Information has it that the hospital is putting in it best to treat Coronavirus patients on daily basis and this could have made some of the staff working in the hospital to suffer the virus and unfortunately the actress is one of them.Having noticed that she was not in sound health condition, Alhaja we scooped, took her test and was tested positive. She has been battling the COVID-19 since last week and obviously she got the infection from her office because despite the lock down in the nation, the medical practitioners goes to work everyday.She was put on compulsory two weeks self isolation by 111. She is said to be getting better as of…

Cross River State Gov., Ben Ayade Orders Face-Mask Defaulters To Pay N300,000 Fine

The Governor of Cross River State, Prof. Ben Ayade, has ordered seizure of vehicles whose passengers refuse to wear nose masks and defaulters are to pay N300,000 fine.This followed the low compliance level with the no mask, no movement order in the state.The governor in a statement by his Special Adviser, Media and Publicity, Christian Ita, late Monday said security agents should henceforth impound any vehicle carrying passengers who are not wearing nose masks.“Such impounded vehicles, which must be towed to the secretariat of the COVID-19 task force, should only be released after the payment of N300,000  fine by the owner of the vehicle.“Individuals, no matter their standing in the society, who are found in public without nose masks, should  be arrested on the spot and quarantined for 14 days,” he said.The governor also co-opted all appointees of government, with the exception of the expatriates, performing one function or…

Bronx Zoo Confirms That Tiger Tests Positive For Coronavirus, While 3 Lions Show Signs

The development is believed to be the first known infection in an animal in the U.S or the first tiger anywhere in the World.The federal officials and the zoo announced the incident after a test was conducted in Iowa by the USDA’s National Veterinary Services Laboratory.According to the zoo, the tiger called Nadia was allegedly exposed to the virus by a zoo worker who wasn’t yet showing symptoms.It added that “appropriate preventative measures have been implemented to care for the cats and minimize further exposure.”Meanwhile, the Wildlife Conservation Society has revealed that six other large cats and three African lions are also showing Coronavirus symptoms, but they are all expected to recover.”Though they have experienced some decrease in appetite, the cats at the Bronx Zoo are otherwise doing well under veterinary care and are bright, alert, and interactive with their keepers,” the zoo’s release said….

COVID-19!Man Coughs At Bank Customers, Licks Door As He Protests Against Shift In Banking Hours

A Canadian man made a scene at a bank in British Columbia, as he coughed at bank customers and licked the door, as he protested a shift in banking hours.The unidentified man’s bizarre incident at a TD Bank in British Columbia, Canada last Wednesday was caught on camera.The annoyed middle-aged customer was captured deliberately coughing while walking along a line of people waiting outside the bank.He then appears to lick his hand and rubbed it all over the business’s door handle before licking the door’s windowpane.He was reportedly angry about the TD Canada Trust branch adjusting its business hours to accommodate senior citizens.The Canadian guy made such a scene, witnesses reported him to police and even provided his license plate….

VIDEO: Watch As Talented Young Nigerian Man Constructs A Ventilator

Due to lack of ventilation in some isolation centers during this coronavirus pandemic, a talented and brilliant young Nigerian constructs a ventilator.This needs to be patented ASAP and considered for mass production.#WHO#NCDC#UNICEF#UNESCO#checkCovid19#GODlives#togetherwecan Watch the video below:COVID-19 Update: A talented and brilliant young Nigerian constructs a ventilator… Watch the video.This needs to be patented ASAP and considered for mass production.#WHO#NCDC#UNICEF#UNESCO#checkCovid19#GODlives#togetherwecan pic.twitter.com/3UNhsQtASt— Aminat Aje-Abubakar (@phunmyaj) April 7, 2020…

Kwara Professor, Kazeem Salami Who Concealed UK Returnee Coronavirus Patient To Be Prosecuted

The management of the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH) has suspended Kazeem Salami, the professor and senior consultant accused of concealing vital information about a suspected COVID-19 in Kwara StateCOVID-19 is the deadly respiratory disease caused by the coronavirus. It has infected over a million people globally and caused over 60,000 deaths.Report has it that the hospital authorities accused Mr Salami of concealing from his colleagues vital information on a suspected case who died at the hospital last Thursday.The federal facility said the deceased had been on self-isolation on arrival to Ilorin prior to his presentation at the Accident and Emergency unit of the hospital Quote“on the advice of the professor who brought him.”It said the information of self isolation Quote“was concealed from the frontline medical personnel at first contact in the A&E, an act that the hospital management considered unethical.”…

Youth’s Clash With Police Left Five Dead During Coronavirus Lockdown Enforcement In Kaduna

Five persons were allegedly killed on Monday at Trikania in Sabogeri Nasarawa under Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State during a clash between youths and police enforcing the stay-at-home order in the state over the Coronavirus outbreak. SaharaReporters gathered that the traders converged at a temporary market located at Trikania following the closure of Monday market as a result of the lockdown order.It was gathered that the Civilian Joint Task Force made attempts to disperse the traders but the move was resisted by youths in the area, who were said to have overpowered the task force.The situation led to a reinforcement of armed policemen from Kakuri Division.The police were said to have opened fire on the angry mob upon arrival in an attempt to disperse them, leading to the death of five persons.Also, many people were said to have sustained gunshot injuries during the incident.Spokesperson for the Kaduna State Police Comm…

“There Is No Way For Liverpool Not To Be Awarded The Premier League Title This Year” – UEFA

UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin has waded in on the debate of who should be crowned English champions, saying there is “no way” Liverpool should finish the season without the Premier League title amid the ravages of the coronavirus pandemic.The Reds seems poised to secure a first English top-flight title in 30 years when the season was suspended, sitting 25 points clear of second-placed Manchester City.With the prospect of the season being cancelled, there have been debates on whether Liverpool should be crowned champions.“There is no way Liverpool could end without the title. If the matches are played, then they will almost certainly win it – theoretically, they still haven’t earned the title but they almost certainly will,” Ceferin told Slovenian sports daily Ekipa.“In case the matches cannot be played, we will need to find a way…“And, once again, I see no scenario according to which Liverpool would not be the…

“Gernot Rohr Must Accept Our New Contract Terms Or Forget The Job” – Amaju Pinnick

Nigeria Football Federation president, Amaju Pinnick, has sounded a note of warning to Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, saying no one is indispensable as far as the national team job is concern.Rohr, who took over the national team job in August 2016, has entered the final three months of his contract with the Nigerian Federation and is set for a new contract, which the NFF president assured will be delivered next week.Speaking on Arise TV’s The Morning Show on Monday, Amaju revealed the conditions in the new contract that was to be offered to the Franco-German.“Going forward, we want to be very thorough with Rohr’s contract. Let’s say within the next one week he should get his contract and he should study the contract and possibly come back to us because his contract ends in June,” Pinnick told Arise TV.“What I know and I have insisted, he must live in Nigeria. Anywhere of his choice, if he wants to live in Warri, if he…

Check Out Top 4 Nollywood Actresses With The Biggest Front – PICTURES

Nollywood actresses are not only talented when it comes to acting, they are beautiful women who know how to turn heads. Let’s have this interesting discussion right here and right now.. When it comes to the body of women, we all know nothing should be underrated, though some things are cherished over others.Gone are the days when beautiful face scores all the points, it is absolutely far from the plate. Currently, it is the backside and the bosom that do the talking.So we present to you the top 4 Nollywood actresses who can really boast of heavy bosom.Ronke OdusanyaRonke is really blessed — she is known to be carrying heavy goods at both the front and the back and she does it with a lot of charisma.Foluke Daramola41-year-old Foluke Daramola is a pretty woman with a well-endowed chest. She is married but definitely becomes a refreshing sight to other men when on set.Ronke OshodiRonke Oshodi is the one who doesn’t shy away from…

“We Are Winning, 2 More Coronavirus Patients Discharged In Lagos” – Babajide Sanwo-Olu Says

Two more COVID-19 patients have been discharged from the Infectious Disease Hospital in Lagos today April 6, Lagos state Governor says.This brings to 31 the total number of patients discharged in Lagos. The state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, gave the update on social media this evening.He wrote;Quote“Dear Lagosians,“I have more great news for you from our Infectious Disease Hospital. Today, additional two female patients have recovered fully, having tested negative twice consecutively. They have been discharged from the facility.“With the newly discharged patients, we now have a total of 31 people that have fully recovered from COVID-19 in Lagos and discharged to join the community.“We are full of appreciation to the front line health workers, working hard during this difficult time. Their successful strides in this war against COVID-19 brings us joy and hope.“I therefore enjoin citizens to continue to listen and obey hea…

Taraba State Commissioner, Alexander Markus Senlo Dies After Undislosed Brief Illness

Taraba Commissioner for Rural Electrification, Alexander Markus Senlo, has died after a brief illness.Senlo, a former local government council chairman and two-time commissioner, died in a Yola hospital on Monday April 6.The State Commissioner for information, Danjuma Adamu, who confirmed the news, said that Senlo died after falling ill three days ago. Meanwhile, Taraba State Governor, Darius Dickson Ishaku has commisserated with the family of the late Commissioner.A statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Pubilicity, Bala Dan Abu, described the deceased late Alexander Markus Senlo “a grassroots politician and a loyal party man. An asset to our great party, the People’s Democratic Party, PDP””As member of the state Executive Council, he made very useful contributions to debates, especially in areas that had to do with the extension of amenities to the rural populace. His death at this time has left a big gap that will b…

“Carrots, Vitamin C, Blackseed Oil With Honey Helped Me Fight Coronavirus” – Seyi Makinde

Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde, has disclosed what he did in isolation in order to become negative of the coronavirus.The governor had announced that he was positive of the disease and went into isolation. He got all-clear and announced he had become negative on Sunday night.But speaking on phone with Fresh FM, a radio station based in the state, Makinde gave account of his time in isolation and how he was able to test negative after earlier testing positive.Maintaining that he remained asymptomatic, Makinde said he only put in efforts to boost his immunity and used his time in isolation to regularly exercise on the treadmill.In boosting his immunity to overcome the virus, he said he consumed Vitamin C, carrots as well as blackseed oil mixed with honey.He consequently urged all residents of the state not to fret, saying that local solutions existed to boost immunity and overcome the virus.“My very good friend and brother, Dr Muy…

PHOTOS: Halima Abubakar Welcomes a Baby With A Rich Politician

Halima Abubakar has joined a long list of female celebrity baby mamas in Nigeria. The Nollywood actresses shared the fingers of her new boy baby when she announced his birth on her instagram page with the following message:QuoteYOU SHALL RECEIVE MIRACLES THIS WEEKEND HALLYBOO LOVE YOU ALL I DOWe felicitate with Halima Abubakar on her latest blessing. May God guide she and her baby boy!…

Do You Hear Yanny Or Laurel When You Watch This Video?

Yanny or Laurel is an auditory illusion of a re-recording of a vocabulary word plus added background sounds, also mixed into the recording, which became popular in May 2018. However, Whether you hear Yanny or Laurel is in part due to the volume at which you perceive certain frequencies. When the volume is turned back up, or if the audio is played on speakers with higher bass response, they’ll probably hear Laurel.The acoustic information that makes us hear Yanny is higher frequency than the acoustic information that makes us hear Laurel. It’s a phenomenon you can mimic on a computer, he says: if you remove all the low frequencies, you hear Yanny. If you remove the high frequencies, you hear Laurel.So if you’re hearing “Laurel,” you’re likely picking up on the lower frequency. If you hear “Yanny,” you’re picking up on the higher frequency. It really comes down to how our brains pick up on and interpret these frequencies, Rory…

COVID-19: Buhari Approves Recruitment Of 774, 000 Nigerians On Special Public Works Programme

The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, says President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the engagement of 774, 000 Nigerians on Special Public Works programme in the country to cushion the effect of COVID-19 pandemic.Mrs Ahmed disclosed this at a press conference on fiscal stimulus measures in response to COVID-19 pandemic and oil prices fiscal shock, on Monday in Abuja.She explained that 1, 000 people were expected to be recruited from each of the 774 local government areas in the country.According to her, the sum of N60 billion for allowances and operational cost has been earmarked from the COVID-19 crisis intervention fund for the initiative.She disclosed that President Buhari had previously approved a pilot special public works programme in eight states to be implemented by the National Directorate of Employment, NDE.She added that Buhari had now approved that this programme be extended to all 36 States…

Watch Chinese People Come Out Of Coronavirus Lockdown For Qing Ming Festival (Video)

Thousands of Chinese people stormed popular tourist sites and major cities across China over the three-day Qing Ming Festival holiday, despite warnings from health officials that the coronavirus pandemic isn’t over yet.Images from the Huangshan also known as Yellow Mountains in Anhui province showed thousands of people jampacked together with many of them wearing face masks, as they struggle to experience outdoors after months of strict lockdown measures.According to the state media Global Times, people rushed to get into the popular tourist spot, that at 7.48 a.m., authorities issued a notice declaring that the park had reached its 20,000 people daily capacity, and would not be accepting any more visitors.In Shanghai, the famous Bund waterfront was also crowded with shoppers and tourists.While at the capital Beijing, locals flocked to the city’s parks and open spaces. Video not supported….

JUST IN: Alleged Killers Of Afenifere Leader’s Daughter, Funke Olakunrin Finally Arrested

Following nine months of intensive investigation, the alleged killers of Mrs. Funke Olakunrin, the daughter of the leader of Afenifere, Pa Reuben Fasoranti have been reportedly apprehended.The National Publicity Secretary of Afenifere, Yinka Odumakin disclosed this on Monday.According to Odumakin in a statement issued, he said that the arrest was effected by men of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Nigerian Police.Recall that late Olakunrin was shot dead by gunmen while on her way from Akure to Lagos within the Ore axis of the Benin-Sagamu highway in July 2020.Odumakin added that three out of the four suspects arrested so far are from the northern part of the country.The statement read,Quote “They are said to have made useful confessions to the police. We commend the dedicated officers who made the arrest just as we wait for a thorough investigation to follow.“We have resolved to encourage the police to do their job properly…