Thursday 30 and Friday 31 July, 2020 have been declared as Public Holidays to mark this year’s Eid-el-Kabir Celebration.
The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, made the declaration moments ago on behalf of the Federal Government.
He called on the Muslims to continue to imbibe the spirit of love, peace, kindness and sacrifice, as exemplified by the Holy Prophet Muhammad and to also use the period to pray for peace, unity, prosperity and the stability of the country especially as the world is witnessing global health challenges caused by Covid-19 pandemic.
Aregbosola assured that the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari is fully committed to battling the scourge with the cooperation of all Nigerians.
The minister emphasised that the government would continue to foster peaceful coexistence, national cohesion and stability in its march towards actualizing the full potentials of the country.
This is not the best of times for Cassandra Joseph Udokwu, the wife of Bob-Manuel Udokwu and she has taken to social media to react to a fake report made about her.
Via a lengthy post on Facebook, she addressed a recent report by Nairaland which claimed she died.
She also opened up on the struggles that she and her kids have had to face due to her husband's celebrity status.
According to her, her kids have had close calls with kidnappers and she also has been harassed as well in addition, she recounted how she lost both parents and two siblings in 1998 after they were poisoned.
Her lengthy post reads: "A lot of...
The video of Nigerian-born and trained doctor, Dr Stella Emmanuel, has become a growing sensation after delivering a comprehensive COVID-19 speech in the US on Monday.
Speaking to news reporters in Washington, Stella insisted that antimalarial drug, hydroxychloroquine; zinc; and antibacterial drug, Zithromax, were practical cures for the virus.
Dr. Stella spoke during a news interview held by a gathering of American doctors under the aegis of: “America’s Frontline Doctors,” in front of the US Supreme Court in Washington DC.
“Hello, I’m Dr Stella Immanuel. I’m a primary care physician in Houston, Texas. I went to medical school in West Africa, Nigeria, where I took care of malaria patients, treated them with hydroxychloroquine and stuff like that.
Nigerian movie, Nimbe which features, Toyin Abraham and Odunlade Adekola, arrived Netflix a few days ago and it is presently topping the charts!
Nimbe is the story of a teenager suffering from parental negligence, constantly being bullied by his peers but finds consolation, love and relevance in a street gang he is introduced to by an older neighbor who he meets by chance.
In this company, he is introduced to the dangerous world of drugs, hooliganism, thuggery etc. where he experiences the accompanying challenges and consequences prevalent of such a life. Crime, prostitution, cultism, corruption and other such social vices are among the themes to be expressed through the movie.
Starring: Broda Shaggi, Chimezie Imo, Doyin Abiola, Kelechi Udegbe, Odunlade Adekola, Rachel Okonkwo, Sani Danja, Toyin Abraham.