I ‘ve no links with Ganduje mob, says Kwankwaso

The immediate past Governor of Kano State and a serving Senator, Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso, has disowned  the mob said to have brandished  weapons during his visit to Ganduje to condole with Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje on the death of his mother. Kwankwaso also asked the state government not to cause disaffection between him and President Muhammadu Buhari. He said the state government should concentrate on delivery of democratic dividends rather than chasing shadows. Kwankwaso made his feelings known in a  statement through his Political Adviser, Dr.  Yunusa Adamu Dangwani, saying he had avoided Kano since May 29, 2015 when he handed over power “so as to give the government of H.E Abdullahi Umar Ganduje space and time to settle down.” But he added:”The news of the demise of Hajiya Fatima Umar Ganduje came to Senator Kwankwaso as a great shock which, according to traditional norms necessitated the visit to Kano to condole with the...

Benin Crown prince installed

TVC E - The ancient city of Benin wore a new look on Saturday as the ancestral father of the Benin Kingdom, sons and daughters of the land welcome crown Prince of Benin, Prince Eheneden Erediauwa, as the new Edaiken of Uselu. His installation followed the successful completion of the mandatory traditional rites. The event attracted a large crowd of supporters that thronged the palace, while shops and other business outlets were shut temporarily on Saturday morning as a mark of honour and solidarity with the Crown Prince. The Oba market and some streets, as well as roads housing some traditional shines were cordoned – off by security personnel and manned by colourfully dressed palace chiefs. The move was to assist officials of the Federal Road Safety commission (FRSC) assisted by traffic policemen with useful tips to ease human and vehicular movements of persons. Women groups adorned in Benin traditional attire, drummers and entertainers, youths...

I’ll settle down when it’s time to do so – Nkiru Sylvanus

TVC E - Collapsed marriage is a major issue confronting many female celebrities in Nigeria. But Nkiru Sylvanus, a politician turned actress, believes that lack of composed mind before opting for marriage is a threat to peaceful home as settling down is thing of the mind. The Nollywood star who also attended the recently held Africa Magic Viewers Choice Award (AMVCA) opens up on her love life, plans for 2016 and other issues. Answering questions on her plan to settle down, Nkiru said "settling down is what comes whenever it comes and it’s a thing of the mind. When you think your mind is ready to settle down then you do it. For me, it could be now, it could be tomorrow or it could be the next five years.On her career, Nkiru maintained that she derives pleasure in challenging roles. "I’ve done quite a lot of jobs but I haven’t done...

Femi Adebayo resumes as SA, posts pictures

TVC E - Femi Adebayo, son of veteran Nigerian actor; Adebayo Salami has resumed as the Special Assistant to the governor of Kwara state; Abdulfatah Ahmed, on Arts, Culture, and Tourism. The actor cum movie producer who was recently appointed shared pictures of his new office and his photograph in suit. Evidently, he sees his appointment as an opportunity to bring his wealth of education, and experience to bear in improving his state. In a recent Instagram post intimating his fans of his new status, the lawyer turned actor, producer, and director said, “Today I was appointed Special Assistant to the governor, Culture, Arts, and Tourism. Thank God for an opportunity to transform my state into a foremost tourist state that will attract foreign and domestic tourists. My fans, I need your support. Leave me not.” Femi holds first and second degrees in Law, and also a Masters in Theater Arts. His 21 years...

NDLEA nabs 60-year old monarch for drug trafficking

TVC E. A 60-year old Samuel Agu a monarch was apprehended by officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) He was nabbed on Friday, last week for alleged possession of 12kg bags of Indian hemp. He was reported to have cultivated and harvested the illegal drug on his farm. Mr Agu oversees the affairs of Koje community in Eggon local government area of Nasarawa state. The 60-year old monarch, Mr Samuel Agu and the 12kg bags of the Indian Hemp discovered While parading the culprit at the command office of the NDLEA at the state capital, Lafia, yesterday.   The NDLEA commander in the state, Mr Sumaila Ethan stated: “We arrested Mr. Samuel Agu, the village head with bags of Cannabis sativa weighing about 12 kg. The village head confessed that he had been getting the supply of the Cannabis seeds from a Fulani herdsman, the weed seized from him was the remnant of...

“Why Is Lekki Gardens MD Remanded In Prison And TB Joshua Walking Free?” – Daddy Freeze

   TVC E. Tongues has been waggling on social media and Several high profiled Nigerians have reacted to the apprehension and remandment of the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Lekki Gardens, Richard Nyong, following the collapse of a five-storey building under construction on Kushenla Road, Ikate Elegushi, that led to the death of 34 persons on Tuesday, March 8, 2016. READ ALSO : Building collapse : Court remands Lekki Gardens MD, contractor in prison And the overly flamboyant Cool FM OAP, Daddy freeze was not left behind as he has vented his spleen on the ‘double standard’ method applied for Mr Nyong, faulting the justice system that allegedly reeks of classicism, as the famous Prophet of the Synagogue Church of all Nation, TB Joshua was never remanded in jail, during the similar collapse of his Building on Friday, 12 September, 2014 that killed over 115 people. Read what he has to say below: What...

Ooni of Ife absent at his wedding in Benin today

TVC E. The custodian of Yoruba traditional stool, Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi, was absent today Saturday, as he got married to his new bride, Wuraola Otiti Zynab Obanor, in Benin, Edo State.   The wedding was attended by several top dignitaries.   The traditional wedding took place at the Edo Hotel, Okada Drive, GRA Benin City, Edo State. Meanwhile, the monarch was absent at the ceremony due to tradition. ...

Former Delta State Governor Felix Olorogun Ibru is dead

TVC E. Former Delta State Governor and prominent business man Felix Olorogun Ibru dies at 80. Ibru was a one-time Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and former Delta state governor. The business tycoon died at the age of 80 following a brief illness. He was, until his death, the President General of the Urhobo Progressive Union (UPU). He was born December 7, 1935 at Agbarha-Otor in the Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta state.   Join TVC News BBM Channel C0021B67E...

Beauty queen stabbed in the neck by boyfriend

 TVC E. A 23 year old beauty queen and business woman, Macarena Ardit, was allegedly stabbed in the neck by her 27 year old boyfriend Mauricio Suligoy, while having a bath with him after an arguement on the phone. Suligov has since been arrested by police on domestic violence charges. Prosecutor Ruben Martinez said that the incident happened around 11pm in Sante Fe, New Mexico. He said after the argument, Suligov drove to her house to talk to her.Ardit said when Suligov got to the home, she opened the door to allow him in and the prosecutor said he then left the house a short while later. When the friend went upstairs, she discover but never knew what had happened. When she didn't hear from her friend, she went upstairs and found d Macarena lying in a pool of her own blood. Her friend called the ambulance and the police who started searching for him. After she was...

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