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See How Much National Assembly Members Are Spending On Abuja Flats

Nigerian lawmakers are currently pushing for an accommodation provision that will ease the financial burden in securing houses for themselves.

Members of the National Assembly are currently subscribing to a mortgage facility that will make each lawmaker cough out N2.5m every month, SUNDAY PUNCH has reliably learnt.
It was gathered that the lawmakers are buying flats in an estate close to Apo Legislative Quarters in Abuja at N50m each, while payment for each unit will be spread over 20 months.
The Senate had, at the resumption of plenary on April 4, 2017, entered an executive session, where the mortgage facility was discussed behind closed doors.

“An estate developer brought the idea, believing that payment for the facility will be secure, being that members of the National Assembly will have regular income during the two-year payment period. It is a smart move for the developer,” a senator who was at the meeting told our correspondent.
The source said the legislators were facing accommodat…

Huddah Monroe: “Nigerian Men Are Only Good For Enjoyment, Not Marriage”

Kenyan socialite and former Big Brother Africa star, Huddah Monroe took to Instagram four hours ago to tell the world that Nigerian men are not husband materials. According to her:
Nigerian men are good for enjoyment but not marriage or family settings.

This happened after one of her Nigerian followers pleaded with her to come marry a Nigerian man. See conversation below:

Here are the 5 records Cristiano Ronaldo broke during last night's Champions League final victory against Juventus

Already, Cristiano Ronaldo's name is written into just about every football record book there is but last night he added more to the growing list with Real Madrid's victory against Juventus.

1. He became the first player to score in three Champions League finals

2. He beat Lionel Messi to finish as the top scorer in this season's Champions League. He has now been top scorer in more Champions League campaigns than anyone else

3. He scored the 600th goal of his career (for club and country combined). He also scored Real Madrid's 500th Champions league goal.

4. He became the 20th player in history to win four or more European Cups

5. Ronaldo drew level with Raul on 144 Champions League appearances, putting him joint fourth on the all-time list

Bill Cosby's Assault Trial Begins Tomorrow -This Is What You Should Expect!

More than two years after Bill Cosby was shoved off his showbiz pedestal by an avalanche of accusations of sexual assault, the once-acclaimed comedy icon goes on trial in Pennsylvania Monday over what happened in an encounter with one accuser more than 13 years ago.

Do not expect a rewind of the last 32 months of salaciously toxic headlines about Cosby's alleged sexual behavior with dozens of women dating back to the mid-1960s.

Instead, expect a trial as tightly focused as Judge Steven O'Neill can make it on what happened at Cosby's suburban Philadelphia estate in January 2004, when a Temple University basketball official named Andrea Constand arrived for dinner and career advice from her mentor, Cosby, a Temple alum.

Do not expect to see Cosby testifying on the stand; he has said he won't.

Do not expect to watch the trial on TV, on Twitter or via live-stream; there will be no cameras in and no transmissions of any kind from the courtroom.

but it will be covered: More than …

Traditional ruler calls for the ban of Beer Parlours in Anambra State.

The Ogidi traditional ruler in Idemili South Local Government Area of Anambra State, Igwe Alex Onyido, has called on the state government to try to curb  beer parlours and recreation centres in the state.

 Onyido, who spoke on Thursday during the fourth edition of Lady Victoria Onyido quiz competition organised by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency for secondary schools in the state, called on the State Governor, Willie Obiano, to control the spread of beer parlours and recreation centres in the state.

 He said such facilities were breeding crime and criminality, adding that the rate at which such businesses were sprouting in the state called for concern.

Igwe Onyido who endowed the quiz competition to discourage the use of illicit drugs among secondary school students in the state, commended NDLEA for its commitment in fighting drug abuse and peddling in the state, adding that drug addiction and abuse can lead to other vices such as kidnapping, armed robbery and prostitution.

LAI MOHAMMED is left speechless in this interview with Broadcast Journalist Osasu Igbinedion

2019 is just around the corner and more than ever before Nigerians from all sectors, you don't have to like Politics or be in Politics, must feel compelled to hold our leaders accountable. In this episode of The Osasu Show, Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture is put on the HOT seat.
He struggles to explain the achievements of the Buhari administration in the past two years. I don't think anyone has ever caught him off guard like this before.

Malaysian Govt to offer up to $1k for the Best ‘Gay Prevention’ video.

The Malaysian Government through the Health Ministry have launched a competition, urging young people to make videos about 'preventing' homosexuality.

The government is willing to pay up to $1,000 in compensation for best video and the context is open to 13 - 14 years old who would love to make videos on 'gender confusion' in reference to Gay, Lesbian, and Transgender people,  the BBC reported.

According to the Health Ministry,  the entries should explore prevention and control; issues and consequences; and how to get help. The competition has three main categories: gender confusion, sex, and sex and the internet and will close at the end of August,

Reacting to the competition, LGBT activist Pang Khee Teik told AFP news agency: 'The very fact that they lump LGBT people under a category called 'gender confusion' shows that the authorities are very much confused themselves. It is mind-blowing that a government agency wants the whole country to be sucked into i…

Singer, Duncan Mighty and wife welcome their second child, a girl

Singer Duncan Mighty and his wife, Vivien, have welcomed a daughter. The singer announced the birth of his second child with his wife on IG. They already have a son. He wrote

    "God has just blessed me with everything and now she is the cutest babe girl .........God alone is the doer and him alone be glorified ..... to my worlds best wife thank you so much for giving birth to what I wished myself. Michelle Jewel Mighty is Born #bestdad

New Terror attack: We'll do anything to help London - Donald Trump

London's Metropolitan Police have confirmed that the incidents that took place on Saturday night at London Bridge and the Borough Market have been declared "terrorist incidents."
The police also confirmed that 6 people were killed by the terrorists while 3 of the terrorists were shot dead by authorities.

In response to the attack, US President, Donald Trump tweeted to let l Londoners know that the US is with them. He tweeted..
    'Whatever the United States can do to help out in London and the U. K., we will be there - WE ARE WITH YOU. GOD BLESS'.

No bomb explosion in Oshodi- Lagos police command says

The Lagos state police command has advised residents of the state to disregard rumors being peddled by some persons that there was a bomb blast at the Mafoluku- Oshodi area of the state on Saturday. A statement released by the commands spokesperson, ASP Olarinde Famous-Cole, says  a video being circulated purportedly from the bomb blast scene in Oshodi, is actually from the Banex bomb blast in Abuja in 2014. Read the statement below....

   “We would like to allay the fears of the general public with regards to the falsehood being circulated on the social media in respect of security situation at Mafoluku-Oshodi and environs. Oshodi is relatively calm and not boiling as being erroneously peddled. It is mischief and callousness to put people in fear.

    Video footage being circulated to back the false information is that of the bomb incident around Banex Plaza, Abuja in 2014. The Lagos State Police Command avail this opportunity to reassure members of the public that we will continue t…

"Lai Mohammed looks and sounds like a drunken monkey and garrulous chimpanzee"- FFK

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, took to his twitter handle to slam Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, for saying that the Federal Government has not obeyed court injunctions ordering the release of former NSA, Sambo Dasuki and Shi'ite leader El-Zakzaky, because of National Security. Lai Mohammed said this in a recent interview with an Abuja-based radio station.

Boy chops off his own man-hood after smoking Indian hemp

A 16-year-old boy cut off his man-hood and almost killed his mum after he had taken what has been described as “super-strong” strain of Indian hemp.

The delusional teenager had reportedly gone to bed with a knife, as he started hallucinating, fearing that some people lived right inside the walls of his room.
He awoke in the dead of night and stabbed his mother before chopping off his own man-hood in what doctors said was “cannabis-induced psychotic episode.”

The boy’s dad told the BBC how the drug turned his otherwise “very bright, bubbly lad” into a paranoid “waste of space.”

“He basically had a psychotic episode and did huge amounts of harm to both himself and his mother,” the distraught father said.

The family’s identity could not be revealed because the boy is underage.

The man said his son tried smoking Indian hemp with a few friends before becoming “completely addicted.”

He said his son had delusions, believing mermaids were real and thought “people were living in the walls.”


Nigerian Singer, Dammy Krane Faces 15-year Jail Term Over Fraud. See Luxury (Photos)

Nigeria might be without talented singer, Dammy Krane for about 15 years as he faces prosecution for financial crimes in the United States of America. Nigerian singer, Oyindamola Emmanuel popularly known as Dammy Krane has landed in hot soup on foreign soil after being accused of fraud in Miami, Florida – United States of America.
He was arrested by security operatives yesterday evening for grand theft, credit card and identity fraud and is currently being held at the Turner Guilford Knight Correctional Center, Miami, Dade County on confirmation from an online bail officer.

The former Hypertek singer whose career has gone cold due to lack of musical hits allegedly used a stolen credit card in giving himself a luxury treat on a private jet, eating exotic meals as well as sharing pictures on Instagram to impress his fans.
The verified twitter account of Tap Jets, a private airline company has come out to claim responsibility for handing the singer over to the police tweeting that he at…