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February 26, 2018 1:25 PM What Apple did to Good Friday, Easter

The latest iPhone update, is reported by Breitbart, to have deliberately removed Good Friday and Easter Sunday as holidays from users’ calendars with Apple bombarded with complaints over this change. Easter Sunday shows up on calendars for iPhone users running versions 11.2.2 of Apple’s iOS operating system, but not some users of 11.2.5, which is the latest 19

February 18, 2018 12:32 PM How Governor Akeredolu spent over N160m on party members, leaders for Christmas celebration

The Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, spent over N160 Million on members and leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state for Christmas and New year celebration. This was disclosed by the Chairman of the party in Ondo East local government, Mr. Rafiu Ayodeji akinkuolie, while responding to allegations of diversion of the local 27

January 24, 2018 12:19 PM Chinese Government Ban Hip-Hop Culture, Actors With Tattoos

The Chinese government has placed a ban on hip-hop culture and actors with tattoos from appearing on television because the country now considers it “tasteless and obscene.” The new order was given by the country’s media regulator, State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film, and Television of the People’s Republic of China (SAPPRFT) 22

January 18, 2018 10:46 AM Driver commits suicide after being sacked by boss

A 39-year-old driver, Akan Iboro, has committed suicide in his apartment at the Ketu area of Lagos State after he was dismissed by his boss, a director in one of the federal ministries, for allegedly stealing from him. Vanguard reports that Iboro had been driving his boss right from when he was with the Lagos State Government. According to the report 24

January 4, 2018 5:54 PM Abductors of Bayelsa Monarch’s wife demand N5m ransom

The kidnappers of Mrs Tina Inegbagha, wife of the Paramount Ruler of Ayakoro community in Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa have demanded N5 million ransom. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Mrs Inegbagha, who spent the Christmas and New Year at the kidnappers den, was abducted at the palace of her husband on Dec. 16, 2017. Mr Majesty 29

December 31, 2017 11:58 PM Goodbye to year of oddities

was all a joke, it seemed, when I got this message from my friend on Christmas day: “The chicken I planned sending to you today for Christmas escaped to a nearby church, shouting ‘I shall not die but live to declare the glory of God’. Please, what do we do now since the chicken is now born again and the Bible says ‘touch not my anointed’?” This is especially 21

December 28, 2017 4:35 PM EPL: Swansea appoints new manager

Swansea City have appointed Carlos Carvalhal as manager until the end of the season with an option of an extension. Carvalhal parted company with second-tier Sheffield Wednesday on Christmas Eve after two and a half years at Hillsborough, leading them to Championship play-offs in successive seasons. The 52-year-old Portuguese replaces Paul Clement, who left the Welsh 25

December 28, 2017 8:28 AM Several Left Dead After Communal Clash In Cross River

A renewed communal clash in Akamkpa local government area of Cross River State has claimed about ten lives. According to reports the clash was caused by the alleged killing of a man, who was intercepted at Uyanga on his way to Ojor with ammunition. He was said to have been killed by the people of Uyangha and his vehicle set ablaze. The people of Ojor on getting 30

December 28, 2017 1:47 AM Umahi releases N100m for indigent patients’ hospital bills, equipment

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has promised to release N100 million to the Federal Teaching Hospital Abakaliki (FETHA) for the medical bills of indigent patients as well as procurement of X-ray machines and a vehicle. Speaking when he visited the hospital in Abakaliki, as part of the activities to mark the 2017 Yuletide, Umahi said: “We will immediately 32

December 27, 2017 7:40 PM Singer, Rihanna’s brother shot dead

The singer on Wednesday, announced the death of her 21-year-old cousin, Tavon Kaiseen Alleyne. Tavon was shot dead while walking through a track around his house in St Michael, Barbados. Rihanna wrote on Instagram, “RIP cousin. Can’t believe it was just last night that I held you in my arms! “Never thought that would be the last time I felt the warmth 29