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Heading to Jail? Jussie Smollett’s $3,500 check, texts to brothers before alleged attack obtained

ABC News has obtained a copy of a $3,500 check apparently written by “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett to Abimbola Osundairo, one of the two brothers who police say helped stage an attack on Smollett in Chicago last month. Meanwhile, Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson, appearing exclusively on ABC’s “Good Morning America” on Monday, doubled down on his contention that the ‘Empire’ star fabricated the account. The check’s memo line reads, ... Read More »

Dozens Dead in Nigeria as Election Results Are Delayed

Election Day violence killed at least 39 people across Nigeria, civil society groups reported, and with ballot-counting temporarily halted and rumors flying, Nigerians were left waiting on Monday for an announcement of the winner in the presidential contest. With President Muhammadu Buhari vying for a second term against more than 70 challengers, elections officials briefly halted the count, saying that results from Saturday’s voting had yet to be received from ... Read More »

Kiss your 2020 Bid Goodbye, Dems reportedly tell Sanders

It would appear that the nation’s most famous democratic socialist is already shooting himself in the foot, making it hard for him to reach his 2020 presidential goal. According to Politico, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) is refusing to label Venezuela’s ousted President Nicholas Maduro as a dictator. On top of that, Sanders will give no acknowledgment to the nation’s interim president Juan Guaidó. During a Tuesday interview with Univision, the Vermont socialist ... Read More »

Jussie Smollett To Castmates: ‘I Swear To God, I Did Not Do This’

According to TMZ, upon his return to the “Empire” set on Thursday, Jussie Smollett’s first words to castmates were: “I’m sorry I’ve put you all through this and not answered any calls. I wanted to say I’m sorry and, you know me, I would never do this to any of you, you are my family. I swear to God, I did not do this.” The tabloid reported: Sources on the “Empire” set tell ... Read More »

PDP wins at Sanwo-Olu’s polling unit as #Nigeriadecides

The Peoples Democratic Party defeated the ruling All Progressives Congress at the Femi Okunnu polling unit, Lateef Jakande, Ikoyi where the APC governorship candidate in Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, voted in the presidential poll. The PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, polled 52 votes to defeat President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress, who got 48 votes. Details soon…   Please follow and like us: Read More »

Sowore Votes, Gives Unsatisfied Comment as #nigeriadecides

“It is a little bit cumbersome and frustrating, but otherwise, it’s been good so far. I’m glad we saw a huge turnout of voters,” he said. Omoyele Sowore, presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), has cast his vote in what he described as “a little bit cumbersome and frustrating” electoral process. While casting his vote at RCM polling unit 005, Ese Odo Local Government Area (LGA) in Ondo State, Sowore ... Read More »

#NigeriaDecides: 10 Youths Arrested For Snatching Ballot Boxes

  en youths have been arrested from different locations in Bende local government area of Abia State. They were arrested over allegations of attempting to snatch ballot boxes. According to Daily Trust, the suspects were arrested following a tip-off from youths in the area who alleged that they were unknown and armed. Please follow and like us: Read More »

#NigeriaDecides: Thugs Take Over Okota In Lagos, Votes Burnt, People Shut [Video]

  Thugs suspected to be supporters of the All Progressives Congress in Lagos have disrupted the electoral process in Ago palace way, Okota area of Lagos. Feb 22, 2019 According to an eyewitness, the thugs disrupted voting process at PU 035 and 036 Junction of Adeneken St./Alh. Olusesi street and the Booth along Adeneken Street/ Olusesi respectively. Please follow and like us: Read More »

Legendary Nigerian Comedian Baba Suwe Now Admitted At Lagos University Teaching Hospital

  Nollywood actor, Babatunde Omidina, popularly known as Baba Suwe, has been admitted at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH).Baba SuweThe 60-year-old was taken to the hospital in Idi Araba, Lagos State on Friday. His admission was facilitated by the Theatre Arts and Motion Pictures Association of Nigeria (TAMPAN) with the assistance of the Federal Ministry of Health.Baba Suwe,The Vice President of Nigeria, Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday, gave the sum of ... Read More »

#NigeriaDecides2019: Voting Time Extended By INEC, Says ‘Everyone Will Vote’ But…

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) spokesman in Lagos, Olufemi Akinbiyi, has allayed fears that some voters could be disenfranchised due to late arrival of materials. He said despite materials arriving late at some units due to operational challenges, every registered voter will cast their ballot so long as they arrive before 2pm. Addressing reporters at INEC office in Lagos, Akinbiyi, Deputy Director of Publicity/Protocol, said: “Everyone who is in their ... Read More »

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