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BbNaija update: Saga never asked me out, Nini declares

The romance between Saga and Nini made big headlines during the just conclude wad Big Brother Naija reality TV show Season 6 tagged “Shine Ya Eye’.

Saga appeared to be hopelessly in love with Nini while Nini seemed to be toying with his emotions. Now after the show, the reality is beginning to materialise as Nini in a chat with Potpourri revealed that Saga never made the move.

“First of all, I was not playing hard to get for Saga.

We had a mutual friendship. Saga never asked me out, so there was no playing hard to get because nobody wanted to get me, and Saga never said he wanted to date me.

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Man put to death by lethal injection for 1991 murder of woman who was abducted during robbery and killed in cemetery

Man put to death by lethal injection for 1991 murder of woman who was abducted during robbery and killed in cemetery

An Alabama man has been put to death by lethal injection for the 1991 killing of a woman who was abducted during a robbery and then shot in a cemetery.



Willie B. Smith III, 52, received a lethal injection at Alabama’s Holman Correctional Facility in Atmore on Thursday night October 21.

He jerked twice from his gurney as officials injected him with midazolam, the Montgomery Advertiser reports, and he was pronounced dead at 9.47pm local time.

Man put to death by lethal injection for 1991 murder of woman who was abducted during robbery and killed in cemetery

Smith reportedly did not have any last words and refused a last meal before his execution on Thursday. It was his second execution date since February 11.

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U.S. marine corps veteran single-handedly disarms robber who tried to rob the Arizon gas station he was in

U.S. marine corps veteran single-handedly disarms robber who tried to rob the Arizon gas station he was in (video)

A man who used to serve in the Marine Corps jumped into action to stop an armed robbery at an Arizona gas station.

The incident happened at around 4:30am on Wednesday,  October 20, inside the convenience store at a Chevron gas station.

The veteran was able to detain the suspect until the law enforcement arrived.

U.S. marine corps veteran single-handedly disarms robber who tried to rob the Arizon gas station he was in (video)

Surveillance video shows the veteran standing inside a Chevron gas station in Yuma on Wednesday when two masked suspects walked through the door, one of them holding a handgun.

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Gunmen Attack Oyo Correctional Facility With Explosives, Set Prisoners Free

Suspected gunmen have attacked one of the facilities of the Nigeria Correctional Service (NCS), in Oyo State.

According to Daily Post, the facility, christened Abolongo correctional facility, was attacked by the gunmen on Friday evening.

It was gathered that the gunmen set all the prisoners at the facility free during the attack.

Daily Post gathered on Saturday that the attackers stormed the facility at about 10pm on Friday.

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Police Foil Terror Attack In lmo State

The Imo State Polce Command has said that it repelled an attack on Isiala Mbano police station by suspected IPOB/ESN terror gang.

This was disclosed in a release made available to LEADERSHIP, and signed by the Imo Police Public Relations Officer, (PPRO) Michael Abattam.

According to the statement, on 21/10/2021 at about 1844 hours, armed bandits suspected to be IPOB/ ESN terror group came to Isiala Mbano Police Station in about five vehicles and three motorcycles, threw petrol bombs on the roof of the already damaged building during the EndSARS protest and started shooting indiscriminately.

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Abubakar Malami Reveals Sunday Igboho’s Sponsors

“The Federal Government has received the report on financiers of Adeniyi Sunday Adeyemo a.k.a Sunday Igboho. The report revealed that Sunday Igboho is a Director and signatory to Adesun International Concept Limited registered on 23rd April, 2010.

Chief Sunday Adeyemo, aka Sunday Igboho, was being sponsored by a Member of the National Assembly.

Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister Of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), disclosed this at a press conference in Abuja on Friday. LEADERSHIP recall that President Muhammadu Buhari had during his 61st Independence anniversary speech, said that a member of the National Assembly was sponsoring agitators.

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Reports: Femi Otedola Takes Over First Bank Of Nigeria With N30 Billion

According to multiple sources with knowledge of the purchase, majority ownership of FBN Holding Company, owners of Nigeria’s oldest bank, First Bank, is about to be upturned following months of slow and meticulous purchase of the company shares on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange by Otedola.

It was gathered that Femi Otedola is now the majority shareholder of the bank with an announcement imminent in the coming days.

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Elon Musk is on his way to become world’s first trillionaire due to SpaceX – Experts reveals

Experts said Mr Musk – who is currently ranked as the world’s richest person with an estimated fortune of $241bn – could reach the milestone thanks to his space exploration business SpaceX.

It is thought the business “may eventually be the most highly valued company in the world – in any industry”, according to experts.

Adam Jonas, an analyst at the investment bank Morgan Stanley, remarked SpaceX was “challenging any preconceived notion of what was possible and the timeframe possible, in terms of rockets, launch vehicles and supporting infrastructure”.

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“I honestly don’t care if you hate me but do not take your hate out on my child’ – Mercy Johnson tackles teacher for bullying her daughter

Popular Nollywood actress, Mercy Johnson-Okojie has issued stern warning to those who hate her and try to transfer such hated to her kids.

The mother of four in a long post shared on her Instagram page warned that she will not take lightly any form of bullying on her kids.

She said this while disclosing that her 8-year-old child was bullied by a teacher in her school.

Part of the post read: “I honestly don’t care if someone does not like me, I do not expect everyone to but do not take your hate out on my child.

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Nigerian man arrested with party drugs worth N4m in India

Nigerian man arrested with party drugs worth N4m in India

A Nigerian national has been arrested by the Crime Branch of Goa Police, India and party drugs worth Rs 7.4 lakh (N4,072,965.90) were seized from him.


The accused identified as Amaechi Ekene was nabbed by the police along the north Goa coastal belt in Mapusa, Panaji on Thursday, October 21, and was booked under relevant sections of the Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) act.

“Upon conducting the raid, one Nigerian national Amaechi Ekene was arrested carrying multiple types of drugs namely LSD blots, ecstasy tablets both in commercial quantities and MDMA. Total market value of seized drugs is over Rs 7.4 lakh,” a Goa Police spokesperson said.

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