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Some beautiful photos of popular Nigerian actress, Osas Ighodaro have been trending online since the thespian posted them on her Instagram page. The photos showcase Osas in a chic black dress with a thigh-high slit, accentuating her toned figure. Osas also sported another elegant black dress paired with a stylish black hat, adding to her fashion sense and confident look. The post...
Popular Nigerian DJ, Obianuju Udeh, aka DJ Switch, has lauded the recent judgement of the Community Court of Justice of ECOWAS on the controversial #EndSARS protest. According to the DJ, she had hope in the facts and evidence presented to the court, even in the face of discouragement. Recall that the ECOWAS court recently ordered the Federal Government to pay DJ...
 Comrade Joe Ajaero, President of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), has said the status quo on N250,000 as minimum wage stands.While the Federal Government and Organised Private Sector agreed on N62,000, labour is insisting on N250,000.President Bola Tinubu had said he needed time to consult with other stakeholders before sending the bill for the new minimum wage to National...
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says 70 per cent of Nigerians refused to pay bribes in 2023 on at least one occasion. This is according to the “NBS Corruption in Nigeria: Patterns and Trends Report” released in Abuja on Thursday. The report said the bribery refusal rate was found to be highest in the North-West at 76 per cent, although...
 A  Kano State High Court presided by Justice Amina Adamu Aliyu has refused to grant an application by prosecution counsel which sought a bench warrant against former Governor of Kano State and national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, and six others. Ganduje, his wife, Hafsat, and 6 others were dragged to the court on...
A federal high court in Abuja has remanded Saleh Mamman, a former minister of power, in the Kuje correctional facility pending the hearing of his bail application.   On Thursday, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) arraigned Mamman on a 12-count charge bordering on money laundering up to N33,804,830,503.   The former minister pleaded not guilty to the charge.   After the plea, Adeyinka Olumide-Fusika, counsel to the EFCC,...
Olayemi Cardoso, governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), says the country is paying for the consequences of the N27 trillion ways and means loan.   On May 23, 2023, the senate approved the N22.7 trillion ways and means loan, thereby securitising the debt following a request by former President Muhammadu Buhari on December 28, 2022, asking the lawmakers to do so.   Speaking on Thursday...
Nigerian authorities said on Thursday that they had successfully thwarted a potential catastrophe after the military uncovered plans for an attack on critical infrastructure, according to a statement released by the Defence Headquarters. Addressing journalists in Abuja on Thursday, the Director, Defence Media Operations, Maj Gen Edward Buba, said the appropriate agency responsible for the protection of the nation’s critical...
In a shocking move, President William Ruto of Kenya, on Thursday, dismissed his entire cabinet, including the attorney-general, effective immediately. The decision follows weeks of protests against a controversial tax bill, which led to at least 30 deaths and the eventual withdrawal of the bill. Ruto attributed his decision to the need for a “broad-based government” and promised to engage in...
Chelsea on Thursday appointed Filipe Coelho as the club’s new Under-21s head coach. The Premier League west London club disclosed this in a statement on their website. Coelho joined the Blues after an impressive season as Under-23s head coach at Estoril, in which the Portuguese side topped the Under-23 Liga Revelacao table. “Chelsea Football Club is pleased to announce the appointment of...
Manchester United on Thursday officially appointed Rene Hake and Ruud van Nistelrooy as assistant managers of the men’s first team. The two coaches will work under head coach Erik ten Hag until June 2026. Reacting, Ten Hag expressed his happiness, adding that both men would add a wealth of experience, knowledge and new energy to the staff. “I am delighted that Rene...
The Nigerian Senate went into an emergency closed-door session on Thursday following a heated dispute between former Senate President, Senator Ahmad Lawan (Yobe North), and the incumbent Senate President, Godswill Akpabio, during plenary. The disagreement started over a motion to amend the Senate’s official sitting time from 10 am to 11 am. According to Senate Leader Opeyemi Bamidele (Ekiti Central), the...
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has commended the Supreme Court’s recent judgment affirming fiscal autonomy for local government councils in Nigeria, describing it as a significant victory for the nation’s development and democratic structure. In a social media post on Thursday, Atiku celebrated the ruling as a positive step towards enhancing national development. He criticized the previous federal decision to consolidate...
The people of Ilemona town in the Oyun local government area of Kwara State’s Kwara South senatorial district have confirmed that Lt. Col. Nurudeen Alowonle Yusuf, the Aide-de-Camp (ADC) to President Bola Tinubu, has been appointed as their new traditional ruler..Although the town’s kingmakers have not commented on the matter, a trustworthy community leader, who wished to remain anonymous,...
Social media users are reacting to the report of award-winning singer Kizz Daniels’ marriage crashing over infidelity.We noticed days back that the Twe Twe singer had taken down all videos of his wife. His wife had also deactivated her Instagram page, leaving many worried.Confirming the fears of many, controversial blogger Cutie Juls alleged that the couple’s marriage is on...
Budding singer and songwriter, Divine Ikubor otherwise called Rema, has said that there are many ‘fake people’ in the Nigerian music industry. Rema emphasised that it is not restricted to the creatives alone as the entire industry is fake, which is why when people say they love a particular artiste, it is not a part of clout-chasing. According to the 23-year-old,...
Award-winning comedian and actor, Bright Okpocha, popularly known as Basketmouth, has revealed why he shaded superstar singer, Wizkid amid the wedding ceremony of Davido and Chioma. CorrectNG recalls that on June 25 when Davido’s wedding was topping trends, Basketmouth lamented on Twitter that he was having difficulty in promoting his Canadian tour because all the attention was on the nuptial...
The closed-door meeting between President Bola Tinubu and labor leaders over the minimum wage has ended in a deadlock. Mr. President called the meeting to address the ongoing minimum wage issue and ease the suffering of the Nigerian people. The labour leaders who left the meeting said their consultations with the Presidency will continue next week because they must report back...
The ECOWAS Court of Justice has delivered a landmark judgment, condemning the Federal Government under President Muhammadu Buhari for infringing on the basic human rights of young individuals who participated in the EndSARS protests in October 2020. The three-member panel of Justices unanimously agreed that the lawsuit filed by Obianuju Catherine Udeh, Perpetual Kamsi, and Dabiraoluwa Adeyinka, all participants in...
Edward Awebwa, a 24-year-old man from Uganda has been given a six-year prison term for using TikTok to disseminate hate speech and false information targeting President Yoweri Museveni and his entire family. Chief Magistrate Stellah-Maris Amabilisi of the Entebbe Chief Magistrate Court handed down the sentence on Wednesday. Edward Awebwa, operating under the account “Save Media Uganda,” was arrested after...
The Kaduna State House of Assembly have asked some former appointees of ex- governor Nasir El-Rufai   to deploy their energies towards answering charges of malfeasance, abuse of office, disrespect for the law and due process leveled against them. The house was reacting to a statement on Tuesday in Abuja by some former officials who served in El-Rufai’s administration between 2015...
By Chesa Chesa President Bola Tinubu has welcomed Thursday’s decision of the Supreme Court of Nigeria granting autonomy to the 774 local government councils in he country. He described the judgement as affirmation of the spirit, intent, and purpose of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on the statutory rights of local governments. A presidency statement issued after the judgement...
The Kano chapter of N-Power Beneficiaries Forum (NBF) has urged President Bola Ahmed Tinubu to appoint Dr. Halimat Adenike Tejuosho as Minister for Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation. The Forum made this known in Kano through a press release while commiserating with Mr. President on the anniversary of his meritorious and impactful one year in office especially in the areas...
ELECTROCUTION, rape and terrorist cell mates – jail life in Dubai is truly a brutal existence. Prisons in the United Arab Emirates’ ‘playground for the rich’ are notorious for their abhorrent conditions, with former inmates claiming overcrowded cells are “the most disgusting place you can imagine”, with no toilet facilities, showers and lice-ridden mattresses. PAIrish air hostess Tori Towey was threatened...
JAY Slater’s dad has blasted conspiracy theorists and told them to search on the ground themselves before jumping to conclusions. Warren, 58, vowed today he would not stop scouring the vast Masca ravine in northwest Tenerife for his 19-year-old son. Ian WhittakerJay’s dad Warren Slater has called for more help to be flown out for the search Ian WhittakerJay Slater’s dad Warren,...
Tesla is reportedly pushing back its robotaxi day to October.The move would throw doubt on one of Tesla's most important promises.Tesla's stock fell as much as 6% following the news of the delay.Tesla is reportedly pushing back its robotaxi event to the fall, according to a report from Bloomberg on Thursday. Elon Musk's automaker had been aiming to host...
A new lawsuit accuses Hyundai of artificially inflating its EV sales numbers.The lawsuit said one manager told a dealer he had to "hit a number" to appease Hyundai's South Korean owners.Hyundai has reported strong EV sales in recent months, even as demand for electric cars has slowed.Hyundai has been accused of artificially inflating its EV sales in a lawsuit filed...