Chris Brown is arrested in Paris after a woman accused him of raping her in a Paris hotel

Chris Brown is arrested in Paris after a woman accused him of raping her in a Paris hotel

Chris Brown has been arrested by French Police in Paris after a woman accused him of raping her in a Paris hotel. A 24-year-old woman alleged that Brown raped her on the evening of January 15 at a hotel in the French capital.  It was initially reported that the singer was under investigation for rape. Following the investigation, Chris Brown, his bodyguard and a friend were all detained on Monday and are in custody after…

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I am not cut out for a boring Christian life” – Tonto Dikeh replies critics

I am not cut out for a boring Christian life” – Tonto Dikeh replies critics

Tonto Dikeh who describes herself as a ”Radical for Jesus”, Tuesday afternoon took to her Instagram page to reply ‘Christians’ that have attacked her in recent times for her actions. In the last two days, Tonto’s Christianity has been questionned by many Nigerian christians, majorly because of her closeness to self acclaimed Nigerian male barbie, Bobrisky and her recent visit to a night club in Lagos. Responding to the attacks, Tonto said she is not cut out for…

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#Oscars2019: Full list of nominations

#Oscars2019: Full list of nominations

The nominations for this year’s Academy Awards have been announced in Los Angeles with Olivia Colman’s period comedy-drama, The Favourite and Netflix’s black-and-white epic Roma leading this year’s Oscar race, with 10 nominations each. The other contenders include A Star Is Born and Vice with eight each, followed by Black Panther with seven. Black Panther is the first superhero movie to be nominated for best picture.   Colman is among the British acting nominees, alongside her co-star…

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CCT adjourns Chief Justice of Nigeria’s trial till Monday January 28th

CCT adjourns Chief Justice of Nigeria’s trial till Monday January 28th

The Code of Conduct Tribunal has adjourned to Monday, January 28th for the hearing of the motion by the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) challenging its jurisdiction to hear the non-disclosure of assets charge filed against him by the Federal Government. The tribunal has ruled that it would continue to conduct proceedings in the case against the Chief Justice. Next hearing comes up on Monday January 28th.

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Council of State approves N27,000 New minimum wage

Council of State approves N27,000 New minimum wage

The National Council of State has approved N27,000 as the minimum wage for the country. The council gave the approval during their meeting at the state house in Abuja on Tuesday January 22nd.  Disclosing this to newsmen, the Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, said the Federal Government will be topping the approved amount by N3,000 to make it 30,000 for all Federal workers. He said the states are at liberty to augment the new agreement as…

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Chris Brown under investigation for alleged rape in France

Chris Brown under investigation for alleged rape in France

R&B singer, Chris Brown has landed himself in another trouble after being accused of rape in Paris. According to French publication ‘Closer’, the 29-year-old R&B star is currently under investigation by French police after a 24-year-old woman claimed he sexually assaulted her in his hotel room this month. She said Chris Brown raped her on the night of Jan. 15-16th after meeting at a club located near Les Champs-Elysees in France. The woman filed a complaint to the police claiming…

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Former Super Eagles player, Efe Sodje and his brothers jailed since September 2018 for fraud in the UK

Former Super Eagles player, Efe Sodje and his brothers jailed since September 2018 for fraud in the UK

Ex-footballers, Efe Sodje, 46, and Stephen Sodje, 43, and ex-rugby player Bright Sodje, 52, were found guilty and jailed for siphoning-off cash from their own charity set up to help African children, BBC reports. This was made known on Monday following the conclusion of a separate trial involving former Reading and Nigeria footballer Sam Sodje, 39. Sam was cleared of money laundering charges. The fraud trial, which began in 2017 had heard how the family…

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Photo: Yahoo boy pretending to be a woman, scams US citizen of $2300

Photo: Yahoo boy pretending to be a woman, scams US citizen of $2300

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan Zonal Office, today  arraigned Ajibade Wasiu Oladotun, pictured above, before Justice M.A. Onyetenu of the Federal High Court sitting in Osogbo, Osun State on a three-count charge bordering on obtaining money by false pretence and possession of false document. A statement from the antigraft agency says one of the counts reads: “That you, Ajibade Wasiu Oladotun sometimes in the month of March 2017, at Ile-Ife in Osun State,…

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Former Chelsea, Liverpool and England defender, Glen Johnson retires from football

Former Chelsea, Liverpool and England defender, Glen Johnson retires from football

Former Chelsea, Liverpool and England defender, Glen Johnson, has retired from football after an impressive 16-year career  Johnson also represented West Ham, Portsmouth, and Stoke and also went ahead to make 54 appearances for England between 2003 and 2014. He played two World Cups and a European Championship. The 34-year-old who was released by Stoke after they were relegated from the Premier League last season, made the announcement on talkSPORT on Monday morning.  Johnson who won the Premier League, FA Cup, and League…

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Chelsea close in on Victor Moses transfer with Fenerbahce

Chelsea close in on Victor Moses transfer with Fenerbahce

Chelsea wing-back Victor Moses is reportedly on the verge of signing for Turkish club, Fenerbahce as Chelsea has closed in on the transfer. According to Turkish news outlet, Milliyet, Fenerbahce will announce the signing after their game with Bursaspor on Monday evening.Fenerbahce are in the relegation zone after the first stanza of the Super Lig and this is why they are seeking reinforcements in the winter transfer market. After 17 matches they sit on 17th in…

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