Category Archive : Lifestyle

People Are Asking Me To Sell My Cars And Help The Poor, I Can’t Do That, I’m Not God – Dino Melaye

One of the most controversial politicians in Nigeria, ex-Senator Dino Melaye has come out with another strong statement in his defense against those who are calling on him to sell his cars and help the poor.

The Kogi politician who is based in Abuja has a good collection of some of the most expensive cars available in the country – from the vintage Rolls-Royce, to Ferraris, Lamborghini, Mercedes Benz, Slingshot, etc.

He is known to regularly flaunt this machines to the admiration of some Nigerians and the anger of others who feel he got those cars from stolen Government funds and as such should sell some of them and give the money to the poor.

Interestingly, he is seen in a recent video proclaiming that those who want him to sell his cars and give the money to the poor, want him to become poor. And for that reason, he won’t do it because he is not God, and God alone can solve all of mankind needs.

Watch the full video below:

You’re Barred From Sacking Your Staff Without Our Permission – CBN Tells Banks

The Central Bank of Nigeria CBN has issued a warning to all commercial banks in the country to stop laying of Staff due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The bankers committee held a special meeting of 2nd May, 2020 where the decision was reached.

The Apex bank gave the directive after Access Bank announced the sack of 75% of its staff on the basis of economic challenges the bank is facing as the Coronavirus gains ground in Nigeria.

In a directive signed by Isaac Okorafor, Director corporate communications of the CBN, the Apex bank made it clear that any commercial bank intending to sack their staff must get the approval of the CBN before that can happen.

The directive is a step in the right direction to curb the unemployment rate of Nigerians in this trying times.

Video: Woman Caught Using Bible As Facemask

In what can be termed as a shocking video, a woman was seen at a store using the Bible as facemask to cover against the Covid-19 virus. She picked up an entire Bible, made holes in the pages and made a rope to hold it to her face.

Watch below:

While facemask of different types have been approved for use, ranging from medical mask to Ankara mask, there is no approval for the use of books or Bible for such purposes.

Whatever her reasons her, whether it’s the idea that the Bible can grant her better protection than any piece of clothing, the Christian woman needs to learn where to draw the line between religious fanaticism and wisdom that is profitable to direct.

BREAKING! Journalist Kemi Gives Update On Nnamdi Kanu’s Death

Investigative journalist Kemi Olunloyo has given updates on her earlier claim of the death of Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of IPOB.

Kemi

Recall that yesterday she broke the news of his death on Twitter, sparking several controversies, outrage and celebration by members of the public both pro-IPOB and those against the group.

After she broke the news, a lot of people made calls to Kanu’s personal driver to confirm the story but he was not responsive. Several other calls were made to Kanu’s friends and allies to ascertain the story, as Kemi herself tweeted that she will reach out to more friends of Mazi to confirm if her source is right.

Interestingly, this morning she gave updates that after reaching out to his close friends like Femi Fani Kayode and others, they confirmed that he is alive and well.

Nigerians are always concerned when Kemi makes any claim of death, because in recent times, she has made some very true claims.

I Am Sorry, Your Insults Has Caused Me Cheat Pain – AY Beg Twitter Users

Comedian AY has tendered apologise to the Nigerian Twitter community after he was trolled and abused for his comment on the arrest of Funke Akindele.

The young man who took a Swipe at those who reported Funke for house party, said they should rather focus on the politicians oppressing them instead on Funke. That comment wasn’t favorable to the Nigerian Twitter community as they began to attack and abuse him, pointing him to the fact that he organizes shows and have politicians paying up to 1m naira per table but has never used the opportunity to talk about the problems of the nation.

Overwhelmed by the comments and attacks, AY went on Twitter to beg for mercy claiming the insults have caused him chest pain.