Naomi Campbell Dates Wizkid

By Akinwale Kasali The moment was magical and historic in the life of Nigeria artiste and rave of the moment in the entertainment world, WIzkid, as he walk majestically with iconic international superstar model, Naomi Campbell. Campbell, picked the young talented Nigerian singer, Wizkid, as her date to the GQ Men Of The Year Awards 2018, which held on Wednesday in London. According to Daily Mail, the couple arrived fashionably late. The supermodel, 48, nearly spilled out of her evening gown as she made a bold fashion statement in a funky patterned corset dress, while…

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2019 Polls: INEC Says Over 1.3m PVCs Uncollected In Lagos

By Akinwale Kasali Few months to the 2019 general polls, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, through its Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Lagos State, Sam Olumekun, said 1.38 million Permanent Voters Card, PVCs are yet to be collected. Olumekun made the disclosure in an interview recently in Lagos. “We still have about 1.38 million PVCs uncollected as we speak. Only about 15 per cent of the 2017 new registrants whose cards have been produced have come to pick their cards. It is very poor. “We have also added close to 750, 000…

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Griezmann Eyes Ballon d’Or

France star Antoine Griezmann insists he deserves to be on the podium for this year’s Ballon d’Or after winning the World Cup and major silverware with Atletico Madrid, AFP reports. Griezmann came third in 2016 in the voting behind Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi for the most prestigious individual award in football, despite not winning anything. That year was agonising for the forward as he lost the Euro 2016 final with France and the Champions League final with Atletico. But this season fortune has smiled on Griezmann, who starred in…

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IGP Sacks Cops Who Raided Clark’s Residence

By Akinwale Kasali Following the public outrage that greeted the raid of Chief Edwin Clark’s Asokoro, Abuja residence two days ago, the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Kpotum Idris, has ordered the dismissal of the three cops that carried out the raid at the rersidence of the elderstateman. Jimoh Moshood, the Police spokesperson in a statement explained that the Inspector-General of Police, has approved the dismissal of Insprs. Godwin Musa, Sada Abubakar and Yabo Paul from the service “for the unauthorised, illegal and unprofessional misconduct in the search of the…

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Customs: N1.3 trn. Revenue Target On Course- Ali

By Bayo Bernard Business Editor The initial fears that the Nigerian Customs Service, NCS may not surpass the revenue target of N1.3 tr. for the 2018 fiscal year appears to be declining. The federal government has set the target for the Col. Hameed Ali-(rtd) led service in this year’s budget. For the year ending 2017, the service surpassed its revenue target of N1.2 billion by over N10 billion. In 2016, the Customs revenue target was N937 billion but the service only net N898 billion; while in 2015, the Service’s target was…

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