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I love my gay daughter because she has put some colors into my life . Charly boy

  Charly boy Oputa popularly known as Area father has come out to recount how his daughter revealed to him  she is a gay The veteran musician made this known in a recent Facebook post he made.  Charly wrote , " About 4yrs ago, my last Princess of the house called me from America, from  her tone I was bracing up for whatever she was about to tell me especially when she kept saying to me, “daddy promise me you won’t get mad at me, or give up on me I am close with my children and I love dem to bits. They are my friend. But I wasn’t really ready for the “breaking news” my Princess Dewy had for me. When my child told me she is gay, a lesbian, I experienced a range of emotions, during dat phone conversation. many things went through my mind, one of them included self-blame ("Did I do something wrong?") ("The child I thought I knew and loved no longer exists."), worry ("Will my child be discriminated against?) religious confusion ("Is my child damned to spen

LANDLORD'S SON STABS TENANT TO DEATH IN ANAMBRA

A middle-aged man, Babangida Eluemuno, has been arrested for allegedly stabbing a trader at Onitsha main market to death at his residence, 9 Agba Street, Inland Town, Onitsha, Anambra State. The deceased, Arinze Omeh, a teenager from the Enugwu-Ezike community in Igbo-Eze North Local Government Area of Enugu State, was allegedly stabbed to death following a brawl. Narrating the story, Oluchukwu Omeh, Arinze’s brother, told journalists on Tuesday that trouble started when the suspect, a son to the landlord of the deceased, told him to stop using a broom meant for sweeping inside the house to sweep outside. He said: “On that fateful day, I returned home with Arinze, my younger brother, from the market. “As we sat down within the compound to rest and discuss our family matters, Babangida came out and warned my late brother to stop using the broom meant for sweeping the compound to sweep rooms. “In a reply, Arinze told Babangida that he had heard him because he had already sounded this s

Senator Dino Melaye allegedly set to wed Actress Iyabo Ojo

Reports going viral on social media have alleged that Nigerian senator,  Dino Melaye  and Nollywood actress,  Iyabo Ojo  are set to walk down the aisle. The report which first stemmed from popular gossip blog, ‘Gist Lovers’, claimed that  Melaye  and  Ojo  reportedly got engaged last year,and they have now decided to take the relationship to another level. Read the full report from Gistlovers below; “Hello Tueh Tueh,so mama added olori to her name and y’all kept wondering why she did that?some blogs even speculated she got married to a king🤣🤦‍♂️🤦‍♂️. “Well our very good dramatic senator yaf engage my TIKTOK mama, this one nor be Bisi Omologbalogba o, this one Na confirm made, Iyabo is Kuku a single mother and uncle Dino is divorced so two can play the game, Love in the air, this love no go die o, Actress Lola Alao already took her place as the mother in-law already, but madam should be careful because when Senator Dino was dating Actress Bisi Omo logba logba then, this was the same

DIRECTIVES FOR THE GRADUAL EASING OF LAGOS LOCK DOWN FROM MAY 4 2020

Governor sanwo Olu has given the following directives to guide the gradual easing of lock down in Lagos State starting from May 4, 2020; “All public servants in the entire Lagos State Public Service are to remain at home tomorrow, May 4, 2020. “From Tuesday, May 5, 2020, only critical staff on Grade Levels 15 and above, including council workers, who have also been specifically adjudged as critical staff by their Accounting Officers will be expected to go to work while frontline workers across all levels are, however, expected to continue working.” Directives for markets Sanwo-Olu directed that “All open markets and stores will be allowed to operate on alternate days between the hours of 9 am and 3 pm. Markets and Stores selling food items will open on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, while Markets and Stores selling all other Items, excluding food, will open on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. “Private Sector Companies and Businesses will be permitted to operate within a limited fra

Madagascar ships anti-virus potion to Guinea-Bissau

Madagascar on Saturday delivered to Guinea-Bissau a shipment of a herbal tea that Pr esident Andry Rajoelina has touted as a powerful remedy against the novel coronavirus and hopes to distribute across West Africa and beyond. Baptised Covid-Organics, the drink is derived from artemisia -- a plant with proven efficacy in malaria treatment -- and other indigenous herbs. Guinea-Bissau's self-proclaimed President Umaro Sissoco Embalo was at the airport to oversee reception of the cargo donated by Madagascar, AFP correspondents said. After Equatorial Guinea on Thursday, Guinea-Bissau is the second country to take delivery of the potion that Madagascar claims cures COVID-19 patients within 10 days. The World Health Organization has said that the herbal tea's effects had not been tested, and there are no published scientific studies of the potion. Embalo's chief of staff Califa Soares Cassama told reporters that part of Saturday's shipment was to be passed along to the other 1

POST-COVID-19 LOCKDOWN: Do’s and don’ts in Lagos, Ogun, Abuja (May 4-17)

Find below the description of the types of activities allowed under Phase 1 of the post-lockdown era in Lagos, Ogun and Abuja (4th -17th May, 2020) as released by Boss Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of the Federation, who chairs the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on coronavirus: SECTION I: GENERAL INFORMATION ON NEW COVID-19 MEASURES Following improvements in the multisectoral response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19)npandemic, the Federal Government of Nigeria has decided that there will be a phased and gradual easing of the lockdown in Lagos and Ogun States as well as the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) effective from Monday, 4th May, 2020. The easing of the lockdown will be characterised by the following enforceable actions: The mandatory use of non-medical face mask/covering for all persons while in public spaces. Latex hand gloves should not be worn except for specific medical purposes; The mandatory provision of hand washing facilities/sanitizers in all public places; All inte

FULL TEXT OF PRESIDENT BUHARI’S BROADCAST

ADDRESS BY H.E. MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA ON THE #COVID19 PANDEMIC SUNDAY 29TH MARCH, 2020 1. Fellow Nigerians, 2. From the first signs that Coronavirus or COVID-19 was turning into an epidemic and was officially declared a world-wide emergency, the Federal Government started planning preventive, containment and curative measures in the event the disease hits Nigeria. 3. The whole instruments of government are now mobilized to confront what has now become both a health emergency and an economic crisis. 4. Nigeria, unfortunately, confirmed its first case on 27th February 2020. Since then, we have seen the number of confirmed cases rise slowly. 5. By the morning of March 29th, 2020, the total confirmed cases within Nigeria had risen to ninety-seven. 6. Regrettably, we also had ou r first fatality, a former employee of PPMC, who died on 23rd March 2020. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family in this very difficult time. We also pra

Kauna state: Governor El-Rufai tests positive for coronavirus

Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai has tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19). The governor confirmed his test results in a recorded video released on Saturday evening on Kaduna state government social media accounts. Read a statement by the governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai on his Covid-19 Test Results, 28 March 2020 Earlier this week, I submitted a sample for the Covid-19 test. The result came in this evening, and I regret to say that it is positive. According to the protocols for managing Covid-19, I am in self-isolation as required by the case management guidelines of the NCDC for someone that is not showing symptoms. I wish to appeal to the people of Kaduna State to continue to closely observe the preventive measures already announced. It is most important that everybody should do their utmost to stay safe, stay home and stay alive. The Deputy Governor is chairing our Covid-19 Taskforce and will continue to issue statements from time to time. Nasir Ahmad El-

Davido Goes Into Self-Isolation As Fiancée, Chioma Tests Positive For COVID-19

Davido Goes Into Self-Isolation As FiancĂ©e, Chioma Tests Positive For COVID-19 Nigerian music star, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido says he has gone into self-isolation. He explained that he took the decision after his fiancĂ©e, Chioma, tested positive to coronavirus (COVID-19). The music star announced this on Friday via his verified Twitter handle. In the series of tweets, he noted that he recently returned to Nigeria from America after cancelling his tour, while Chioma also came back from London recently with their baby. Davido stated that although they had no symptoms and were perfectly fine, they decided to take the COVID-19 test on Wednesday along with the close associates they had recent contact with as a result of their travel history. “Unfortunately, my fiancĂ©e’s result came back positive while all 31 others tested have come back negative, including our baby. “We are, however, doing perfectly fine and she is even still yet to show any symptoms whatsoe

Nigeria, Jersey, US sign agreement to repatriate $321m Abacha loot

A tripartite understanding between the Island of Jersey, the United States and Nigeria have reportedly been established, and the agreement on the repatriation will be signed next week. The decision to repatriate the loot was reported to have been taken at the Federal Executive Council meeting presided over by the President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, January 29, 2020. Speaking on the $321million Abacha loot, Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr Abubakar Malami said, based on the Memorandum of Understanding reached by the three parties, the money would be spent on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, the 2nd Niger Bridge and the Kaduna-Kano Expressway, Punch reports. The minister also said the Federal Government is ready to repatriate a separate €6.8m looted by former Governor of Delta State, Mr James Ibori, but added that negotiations had yet to start on the loot. Malami further disclosed that discussions would soon begin looted assets connected to a forme