Wednesday, January 17, 2018

'No matter how grudgingly, Nigerians are accepting that we are doing our best" - President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari today expressed disappointment that he and other leaders of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) had to use strong-arm tactics to get Yahya Jammeh, the former Gambian president out of office after failing to win re-election.

“We had to go through those actions because it was the only option for Nigeria and ECOWAS,” President Buhari told Mr. Adama Barrow, the President of the Gambia who succeeded Jammeh.

Kim and Kanye Welcome Baby Girl Via Surrogate

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian their joy as they welcome a third child and second daughter  via surrogate, Kim shared via her website Tuesday.

“Kanye and I are happy to announce the arrival of our healthy, beautiful baby girl,” Kardashian West wrote in a post titled “She’s Here!”

“We are incredibly grateful to our surrogate who made our dreams come true with the greatest gift one could give and to our wonderful doctors and nurses for their special care.”

The baby girl was born Monday, Jan. 15, at 12:47 a.m., weighing 7 lbs.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

'I am appealing to you to try to restrain your people' - President Buhari tells Governor and elders from Benue state

Monday, President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja, called on the government and people of Benue State to exercise restraint following the recent attacks on some communities, assuring that all the perpetrators of violence in the state will be made to face the wrath of the law.

Receiving a delegation of political leaders, traditional rulers and elders of the state led by Governor Samuel Ortom at the Presidential Villa, President Buhari said all those involved in the conflict that culminated in loss of lives would not escape justice, including any illegally armed militia in the state.

I Regret Getting Married - Gifty Powers

Speaking with Punch, former 2017 Big Brother Naija housemate, Gifty has revealed that she regrets ever getting married.

Speaking more about her life and family, Gifty said:

"My grandfather is from Obosi in Anambra State. He is a Reverend Father and a barrister. He married my grandmother who is partly Liberian and Sierra Leonean, and they gave birth to my mum before they got divorced. I am my parents’ first daughter, but I’m the second child. I grew up in Ghana, Accra precisely.