I’m originally Igbo, says Rihanna, Popular American Singer

Popular American superstar, singer and brand influencer Rihanna has revealed she is originally from an Igbo woman. The Barbadian singer, actress, fashion designer, was recently pronounced a billionaire and officially one of the wealthiest female musicians in the world. The star’s net worth is estimated at $1.7 billion while still receiving almost $1.4 billion from her beauty cosmetics line. Rihanna’s other fortune comes from her lingerie company, which is worth another $270 million while not forgetting her branded earrings. The billionaire star in a recent interview stated her mother disclosed…

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D’BANJ’s Cream platform and Heritage Bank fulfill promise gives millions to fans

YNSPYRE CREAM Platform, Nigeria’s premiere creative reward platform officially kicked off its partnership with Heritage Bank’s YNSPYRE Initiative with the commencement of the YNSPYRE CREAM Monthly draws, rewarding subscribers who dialed the 745463# code, with lots of cash and other prizes. The YNSPYRE CREAM Draw proper started off on a great note with random picking of numbers electronically and with some never-to-be-forgotten moments producing 5 winners who went home with the sum of N200, 000 each as well as a pledge by D’Banj to fully support their businesses and passion…

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NIN Generated Through BVN Will Not Be Recognized – NIMC

The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has asked Nigerians to complete their national identity number (NIN) registration irrespective of generating same through bank verification number (BVN). NIMC offered this clarification via its Twitter feed on Tuesday. “If your NIN was generated due to the BVN record harmonization with the National Identity Database, you will not have access to the NIMC mobile app and your NIN-SIM integration will be invalid. “Kindly visit an enrollment center to complete your NIN registration,” the update read. The agency had earlier announced that NIN generated…

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Adamu Garba Withdraws Case Against Twitter CEO, Jack

Former Nigeria presidential aspirant, Adamu Garba, has withdrawn his case against the Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Twitter International Company, Jack Dorsey. Dorsey and many celebrities, sports stars and politicians spoke in support of the protests, which gained worldwide attention in October with the help of social media, especially Twitter. The motion on notice was brought pursuant to order II Rules 1, 2, 3 of the Fundamental Rights (Enforcement Procedure) Rules, 2009 and Sections 34(1), 35(1) and 41(1) and 43 of the 1999 Constitution. But he said on Monday…

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Late Orisabunmi’s Sister Has Died Days After Brother’s Death

The younger sister of late popular Yoruba actress Mrs. Folake Aremu known as Orisabunmi, Mrs Janet Ademola, is dead. News of the demise of Ademola, the last child of the family, was broken on Saturday by Gbenga Onisola, her nephew. Orisabunmi’s immediate elder brother, Steve Onisola, reportedly died on Thursday, barely 24hours after the death of the popular actress. Onisola, the Technical Director of Kwara Falcons Basketball Club, Ilorin, passed on at age 71 after a brief illness.

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Lagos NIMC Staffs Embark On Strike

Members of staff of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) in Lagos State have gone on strike. Thousands of applicants have been locked outside of the offices after the notice of strike was signed by the President of the Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria, NIMC branch, Lucky Michael, and its Secretary, Odia Victor. “All members at the local government offices and special centres are advised to stay away from their various centres as task force and implementation committees would be on parade to ensure total compliance to the…

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Kanye West And Kim Kardashian Are Getting A Divorce

Kanye West, US rapper, and Kim Karshasian, his wife, are bracing up for a divorce, according to multiple US media outlets. According to Page Six, multiple sources have confirmed that a “divorce is imminent,” and the outlet reports that Kardashian has hired Laura Wasser, the powerful divorce attorney who has previously represented Angelina Jolie, Heidi Klum, and Kardashian herself, during her 2011 divorce from Kris Humphries. The duo are believed to have spent the festive season apart, with West staying on his ranch in Wyoming while Kardashian is thought to have stayed in Los Angeles. “They…

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Actress Folake Aremu, Orisabunmi, Is Dead

Veteran Yoruba actress Folake Aremu, popularly known as Orisabunmi, has died. The 60-year-old Nollywood actress Orisabunmi’s death confirmation was confirmed by the President of the Theatre Arts And Motion Pictures Practitioners Association of Nigeria (TAMPAN) Bolaji Amusan, aka Mr. Latin, about a few hours ago. Another senior TAMPAN member Tunde Ola-Yusuff also announced the death in a Facebook post. “She left without a goodbye. The sudden death of Mrs Folake Aremu (ORISABUNMI) has been announced. “Really a shock on everyone. Iya Oosa, may God rest your Soul among the righteous,”…

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Paul Okoye, RudeBoy, Tests Positive For Covid-19

Paul Okoye (now known as Rude Boy) of the seperated P-Square music group has tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19). Okoye who now goes by the name ‘Rudeboy’, disclosed this to his 7.1m followers on his verified Instagram handle. In his post, Rude Boy describimg his frustration said; “Covid is REAL!!! I know as typical Nigerian or African is very hard to believe some will say “experience is the best teacher oh well , the experience and the teacher has visited me and they’ve been dealing with me for more than…

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D’banj And Wife Welcome New Child

The year 2021 has started on a good note for music superstar Dbanj and his wife, Didi Lineo, as they both celebrate the birth of their daughter. Dbanj on his Instagram page announced the birth of his baby girl with a series of photos. The couple had earlier lost their first child, Daniel Oyebanjo III, who died after drowning at a pool in Dbanj’s Ikoyi residence. Alongside a picture carrying his daughter, Dbanj wrote: “As I hold my daughter, my Own babylet In my arms on this day all the…

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