2019: Vote based on records of candidates, not promises, US tells Nigerians

Ahead of the 2019 general elections, the United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Stuart Symington, has urged Nigerians not to vote based on promises but on the record of those making promises. Symington said this in a video while wishing Nigerians a Merry Christmas. He urged Nigerians to remember that their future is in their hands and no foreign power can solve their problems but all solutions can only come from within. The US ambassador said, “As you go into 2019 you will be facing a new round of elections. What…

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Regina Daniels and brother involved in an accident on Christmas eve

Regina Daniels and brother involved in an accident on Christmas eve Regina Daniels and her brother Sammy, were involved in an accident which occurred earlier today in Delta State. The Nollywood actress Regina Daniels and her brother were driving alongside two other friends when the accident occurred. While no casualty was recorded, this is however Sammy’s second accident in 3 months. Regina Daniels. Back in October, Regina Daniels took to her Instagram to thank God after her brother, Samuel survived a deadly car accident. Sharing a photo of the badly…

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UK issues travel advisory, says there’s high threat of kidnap throughout Nigeria

UK issues travel advisory, says there’s high threat of kidnap throughout Nigeria …says security in North-East worsened in 2018 The United Kingdom has said there is a high threat of kidnap throughout Nigeria. It also warned its nationals against travelling to the North-East, citing that the security environment in the region deteriorated in 2018. Except it is really essential, the UK cautioned its citizens against travelling to Zamfara, Kaduna, Katsina and Kano states, among others. In its foreign travel advice as of December 24, 2018, the British government also observed…

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[BREAKING] 2019: We’ll announce our candidate this week -Miyetti Allah

Socio-cultural Fulani herdsmen group, Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, says it will announce its Presidential candidate this week. The Secretary-General of the group, Mr. Saleh Alhassan, said this in an interview with The PUNCH, QUEEN AMINA BLOG IVYUKULA.COM The frontline candidates, President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress, and former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party are both Fulani and are both into animal husbandry. When asked who the group would be supporting, Alhassan said, “We will make an announcement this week. We will hold a press conference…

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STABBING: Wife stabs husband because he ‘took too long’ doing Christmas

A woman, Sonia Simpson, 52, has been jailed for 14 years, after she stabbed her husband, four times for taking too long to do the Christmas shopping. According to Mirror UK, Stuart Simpson’s wife had stabbed him with a kitchen knife and he needed life-saving surgery to get back on his feet. Mr. Simpson, who just publicly addressed the 2017 incident on Sunday revealed that he was speaking up in order to make it easier for other men to speak up about domestic abuse. He said, “I went into town…

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BREAKING: President Buhari has paid $5.4bn Paris Club refund to states

Federal Government has paid $5.4bn Paris Club refund to states A total amount of $5.4bn has so far been paid to states by the Federal Government for settlement of the Paris Club Refund. The Minister of Finance, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, confirmed the release on Monday in Abuja. The $5.4bn when converted based on the N305 per dollar official exchange rate of the Central Bank of Nigeria is about N1.65trn. The Paris Club Refund was released to states in phases based on some conditions. Some of the conditions are that salaries…

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