The vice-president of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has denied announcing interest to contest the 2023 presidential election.
Osinbajo’s office on Monday, disowned a website calling on Nigerians to sign up for a volunteer organization mobilizing support.
However, a statement by signed by presidential aide, Laolu Akande, said the solicitation by the group is trending on WhatsApp with a suggestion that has “quietly” declared intention to run.
Akande said the VP is not in any way connected to this website or the group behind it and considers such an enterprise an unnecessary distraction.
“Prof. Osinbajo has not declared any interest whatsoever in the 2023 election”, the spokesman noted.
“He is rather focused on working in his capacity as Vice President in the current administration to address all the compelling issues in the country and concerns of Nigerians, including finding effective and lasting solutions to the security challenges.
“We ask that people desist from such unhelpful permutations while we all deal together with the challenges confronting us as Nigerians, and resolve them for the benefit of our people, peace and prosperity in the land”, the statement read.
Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has slammed the duo of Kelechi Iheanacho and Wilfred Ndidi, for displaying the Nigerian flag after Leicester City’s 1-0 victory over Chelsea in the FA Cup final.
The two Super Eagles star celebrated their win by displaying the flag at full time.
However, Kanu reacting on his Twitter page, described their action as shameful.
According to him, it shows the players do not support his agitation for the state of Biafra.
Kanu wrote: ”Gerard Pique is a World Cup winner with over 103 caps for Spain. He never turned his back against Catalonia freedom.
“Severally, he has shown open support for Catalan freedom....
Nigerian singer Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo, better known by his stage name D'banj has publicly declared he is born again.
This comes a few days after Chidimma Ekile dumped secular music and opt for gospel songs. In a video making the rounds on social media, Dbanj declared he is for Jesus at a Christian concert in the Nations capital Abuja.
Going down the memory lane about his life, the singer recounts how God blessed him with two kids after his first child drowned in a swimming pool in his home.
Kemifilani News recalls that Dbanj and his wife, Lineo Didi Kilgrow, in June 2018, lost their first child, Daniel, who was just 14-months old.
The singer and his wife were subjected to internet...
Nollywood actress Uche Ogbodo has reacted to the birthday message of her second baby daddy, Bobby Maris.
Kemifilani had earlier reported that Bobby Maris, in a post shared on Instagram, recalled how he met Uche Ogbodo at an event.
According to him, Uche’s smile and charisma were contagious that he could not resist but wooed her, and the rest became history.
Bobby Maris eulogized Uche Ogbodo, saying she means the whole world to him, describing her as the smartest among many, beautiful, hardworking and a lady with a heart of gold.
Reacting to the post, Uche Ogbodo storms the comment section appreciating her baby daddy for taking her away from her previous relationship, which she said was painful....