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Today’s Inspiring Quote: Don’t Sell Your Soul For "Enjoyment" | Mr Olumide's Blog

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“Our greatest fear should not be of failure but of succeeding at things in life that don’t really matter.” – Francis Chan

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LADY PACKS CAR TO USE ATM, KIDNAPPER DRIVES CAR OFF WITH BABY AND GRANDMA, SEE PICS | Mr Olumide's Blog

Tuesday afternoon around the Gbagada axis of Lagos State, this kidnapper was caught when he tried to kidnapped a baby and the baby’s Grandma. According to an eye witness who spoke to us, ‘the mother of the little baby just parked, left the Granny and baby in the car so she could use a nearby ATM. She left the car engine on and before she returned the kidnapper entered the car and was drove off’.He continued to tell us that, ‘thank God for this soldier guy that just chased him down with a motorbike and it was really rough. The car somersaulted and the baby and grandma were both rescued with little injuries’.The kidnapper has since been handed over to the Police.Source: http://ift.tt/2qzb8Kr
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REDUCE YOUR RENT, FG TELLS LANDLORDS | Mr Olumide's Blog

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Okechukwu Nnodim, AbujaThe Federal Government on Tuesday charged property developers to reduce their rents and the value of properties in consideration of the economic hardship across the country.According to the government, the values of properties and rents in other nations of the world are falling as a result of the global economic slowdown being experienced.Speaking at the inauguration of board members of the Estate Surveyors and Valuers Registration Board of Nigeria in Abuja, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, said many houses in Nigeria were empty while a lot of people lacked accommodation.He said, “For me, I think the most important message I’ll like to share at this inauguration is to pose the question on whether the current land valuation system and values are consistent with the reality of our economy. You as experts must answer that question because we have a very challenging economy.http://ift.tt/2ri0i8D
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INTERPOL REVEALS HOW DRUG COURIERS NOW SWALLOW LIQUID COCAINE THROUGH CONDOMS | Mr Olumide's Blog

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Traffickers swallowing condoms filled with liquid cocaine: Interpol.Interpol’s Singapore office, which said methamphetamine remains the region’s most trafficked substance, highlighted the rising trend in a report on an international anti-drug operation in May.Traffickers are increasingly swallowing condoms filled with liquid cocaine to cheat traditional detection methods, Interpol said Tuesday as it pointed to West African and Asian gangs driving the Asia-Pacific narcotics trade.Interpol’s Singapore office, which said methamphetamine remains the region’s most trafficked substance, highlighted the rising trend in a report on an international anti-drug operation in May.The campaign, called Operation Lionfish – ASEAN, involved more than 2,000 police and customs officials in 14 countries, said a statement from the Interpol Global Complex in Singapore which coordinated it.It focused on drug trafficking through airports while a second phase will target land and sea borders.The operation “re…

JAMB PROMISES TO MAKE ADMISSION PROCESS MORE CREDIBLE, SEE THEIR NEW INITIATIVE | Mr Olumide's Blog

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Penultimate week, the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board(JAMB) concluded the conduct of its Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) which saw about 1.7 million candidates sitting for it. The Registrar, Professor Is-haq Oloyede who was in JKK CBT Centre, Lagos for on-the-spot assessment told Journalists including Funmi Ogundare that the board would by next year, no longer allow mushroom CBT centres to operate so as to protect the sanctity and integrity of the examination, among other issues Having gone round to monitor the last Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) conducted by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board(JAMB) across the country, where about 1.7 million candidates sat for the examination, the board had observed the fraudulent practices carried out by some of the Computer Based Centres (CBT), despite some of the challenges such as manpower shortage; network and power failures it faced.For instance, the board discovered that despite the poor sta…

WE DON’T HAVE ANYTHING AGAINST ESTABLISHMENT OF PEACE CORPS – CIVIL DEFENCE | Mr Olumide's Blog

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The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), on Tuesday, urged the Senate to go ahead with the establishment of Nigerian Peace Corps, saying it had no opposition to it.A Deputy Comptroller, Musa Farouk, who led the delegation on behalf of the Commandant General, said the services of Peace Corps officers were needed at the moment due to inadequate security operatives to combat the criminal activities in Nigeria. Farouk told the lawmakers that Peace Corps and Civil Defence, according to the Bill before the Senate, have different roles, except for ‘Peace and Conflict Resolution’ clause, which he urged the Senate to streamline, so as to avoid conflicts in the future.On the allegation of confrontations with other security agencies, the Civil Defence said it had not had any sour encounter with the Peace Corps since their existence, adding that, security operatives in Nigeria should cultivate inter-agency relationship amongst themselves, to be able to win the war against crime, inst…

NAVAL OFFICERS SET THREE POLICEMEN ABLAZE IN CALABAR | Mr Olumide's Blog

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Three policemen were on Tuesday reportedly set ablaze, following a clash between the police and some officers of the Nigerian navy in Calabar, Cross River state capital.In a report monitored on Channels TV, the naval officers allegedly set the deceased ablaze in their station during the fight. According to the report, the misunderstanding between the two parties had started at a police checkpoint, opposite the Navy barracks in Akim area of the town.According to a source, trouble started earlier in the day after a policeman stopped a naval officer at the checkpoint, but the officer reportedly refused to obey.The source said the refusal had led to a shootout.According to the report, the misunderstanding between the two parties had started at a police checkpoint, opposite the Navy barracks in Akim area of the town.According to a source, trouble started earlier in the day after a policeman stopped a naval officer at the checkpoint, but the officer reportedly refused to obey.The source said…

FULANI HERDSMEN’S ATTACKS ARE INCREASING AND MORE DARING, OKOWA RAISES ALARM | Mr Olumide's Blog

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By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South,  Festus Ahon & Perez Brisibe ASABA—GOVERNOR Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, yesterday, raised a fresh alarm that killings and attacks by herdsmen were escalating in the state and other parts of the country and called on the Federal Government to come up with tough measures to confront the menace.Okowa, who spoke at a quarterly briefing with journalists in Asaba,  scored his administration high in terms of infrastructural development, adding, “We have thus far, as at the last two years, awarded 98 roads, 20 of which have been commissioned. From the information available, about 25 of the roads will be commissioned in the course of this second year anniversary.” The governor denied having hands in the impeachment of the former Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Chief Monday Igbuya, saying: “I do not have any hand in the impeachment of the former Speaker and that is why I spent time to resolve a lot of issues over the matter. It w…

SENATE ABORTS COBCESSION OF PORT HACOURT REFINERY TO AGIP | Mr Olumide's Blog

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The Senate has asked the Ministry of Petroleum Resources to halt its effort to concession the Port Harcourt refinery to Agip and Oando. The handover was to allow for the repairs and the operation of the facility.The Senate said on Tuesday that the process should be suspended pending its investigation amid concerns over the transparency of the process.The Minister of Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu, had on May 9 announced that the Nigerian Agip Oil Company, a subsidiary of the Italian oil giant, Eni, had committed to repairing the Port Harcourt refinery, as part of a $15 billion investment that includes building a 150 thousand barrel per day refinery and a power plant.The plan was aimed at strengthening Nigeria’s drive to end fuel importation by 2019, Mr. Kachikwu said.But following a motion by Mohammed Sabo, APC-Jigawa, on Tuesday, the Senate expressed worry with the process, allegedly characterized by lack of clarity, due process and transparency.In a statement on May 16, Oando’s Chief Strat…

FORGET ABOUT YOUR HUNGER, THANK GOD THAT APC CAME TO RESCUE NIGERIA, OYEGUN TELLS NIGERIANS | Mr Olumide's Blog

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APC National Chairman Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has urged Nigerians to pray never to have a PDP government again According to Oyegun, PDP did their best to destroy Nigeria during their 16-year rule-He also insisted that the APC knew of the extent of the damage before assuming powerWhile speaking with reporters in Abuja, APC National Chairman Chief John Odigie-Oyegun spoke extensively on what he called the damage the PDP did to Nigeria and its economy during their 16 years of rule.Oyegun went further to explain that the APC actually knew what was ahead of it, when President Buhari assumed power contrary to what a cross-section of Nigerians believe.He said Nigerians need to commend the APC-led Federal Government for doing everything humanly possible to sustain the economy and save it from total collapse.Oyegun with other APC members at a rally. File photo The national chairman said only those gifted with the power of prophesy would have known the actual situation of the economy, saying the…

HOW FORMER KANNYWOOD ACTRESS WHO WAS SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR HOMICIDE WAS RECAPTURED AFTER ESCAPING FROM PRISON, SEE PIX | Mr Olumide's Blog

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Remember Hausa actress, Rabi Ismail, who escaped prison in 2011 after she was sentenced to death by hanging for homicide? Yes, the DSS have recaptured her!Daily Nigerian reports that the Intelligence Unit of the Nigerian Prisons Service in alliance with of men of the State Security Service, (SSS) made this possible.Recall that the condemned Hausa film actress escaped Hadejia Prison on December 16, 2011, after she was sentenced to death by a High Court in Kano on the 5th of January, 2005. Popularly called Rabi Cecilia by her fans, Rabi was very ruthless. She was very popular and she’s said to know top politicians. She lived at Abedi street of Sabon Gari, Kano, as a prostitute. She was subsequently held in Kaduna Central prison from where she was transferred to Hadejia prison before she escaped about 6 years ago.In July 2011, the Supreme Court upheld the sentence of the lower courts that sentenced her to death by hanging for killing her boyfriend, Auwalu Ibrahim, to acquire his property. T…

18 year old shows off her sexy transformation | Mr Olumide's Blog

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18 year old Brazilian natural hair model,Mariana Santos showed off her sexy transformation as she turned 18.Another below

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Aki and Pawpaw looking dapper in new photo | Mr Olumide's Blog

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Osita Iheme and Chinedu Ikedieze popularly known as Aki and Paw Paw looked dapper as they hit the stage at their Aki and Paw Paw show in Manchester.The duo have been plagued with rumours of a rift between them.Good to know all is well.

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Bride and her bridesmaids kicked off flight for wearing this ….. | Mr Olumide's Blog

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A bride-to-be said her hen party was “ruined” after the group of women were kicked from a Jet2 flight to Majorca.Emma Green, 35, described her total shock at being asked to leave the plane because they were wearing black t-shirts with the slogan ‘Bitches On Tour’ written on the front in pink.Speaking from their hotel in Majorca, social worker Emma told the Leicester Mercury:
“It has completely ruined the whole experience.
“We have lost a day already and everybody is really tired from flying in from different airports. Some didn’t land until 2am this morning.
“Its going to be really hard to enjoy ourselves now. We are just gutted that it came to this when there was no need.
“Nobody even spoke to me about the T-shirts, the first I knew we were being kicked off the flight.”We are all professional women mainly in our late 30s and 40s. I work with mental health patients and I am not a trouble-maker. “We did not deserve to be treated like we did and would have covered up on the plane if we w…

I Was Impeached For Refusing To Inflate Budget – Ex Gov. Peter Obi | Mr Olumide's Blog

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Former Anambra State governor , Peter Obi, has said one of the reasons he was impeached during his administration was his refusal to inflate the government’s yearly budget.Speaking at the Nigeria Symposium for Young and Emerging Leaders which took place in Lagos on Tuesday, Peter Obi, who spoke with the theme ‘Open Governance: Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government’, said;

“Government budget should be published, each item they want to spend money on should be published so people can compare the prices government are buying their items with what it is in the market,” said Mr. Obi, who was governor between 2006 and 2014.“I have been a victim of that because budgets are not properly articulated, it’s inflated not even padded. I was impeached in Anambra State, removed from office twice, the first one is because of this budget issue.“They want to repair Office of the Governor, which is my office, the approved budget for 2006 was N298 million, I repaired everything with N43…

Beautiful ‘African” photos of Ibinabo Fiberesima | Mr Olumide's Blog

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Actress and mother of five,Ibinabo Fiberesima took these stunning photos to celebrate Rivers state 50th Anniversary Golden…

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This sexy pre-wedding shoot has people talking | Mr Olumide's Blog

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Well,they decided to be creative ..

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2 Thai men sentenced to death for murder over iPhone 7(Photo) | Mr Olumide's Blog

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A Thai court on Wednesday sentenced two men to death for murdering another Thai man over his iPhone 7, a court official told dpa.According to the police, in January, Wasin Luengjam, 26, was stabbed to death by two men in a Bangkok suburb who had also slit his throat.The incident was caught on a surveillance camera.Two men, later identified as Kittikorn Wikaha, 26 and Supatchai Jansri, 25, were caught by police in a nearby province while they were on the run.
Police said some cash and a watch remained on Wasin’s body.Both Kittikorn and Supatchai admitted their crimes.Police said that clear evidence helped lead to their confessions.Police told dpa it is unclear if both men will appeal the decision. Since their arrests and detention in January, none of their relatives have bailed them out, citing a lack of money.Thailand last carried out the death penalty in August 2009.
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Woman Parks Car To Use ATM In Lagos, Kidnapper Enters & Drives Off With Child & Grandma | Mr Olumide's Blog

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This kidnapper was caught in Gbagada, Lagos, on Tuesday when he tried to kidnapped a baby and the baby’s Grandma.An eyewitness said, “The mother of the little baby just parked, left the Granny and baby in the car so she could use a nearby ATM.“She left the car engine on and before she returned the kidnapper entered the car and drove off…

“Thank God for this soldier guy that just chased him down with a motorbike and it was really rough. The car somersaulted and the baby and grandma were both rescued with little injuries.” The kidnapper has been handed over to the Police.
Source: Olu Famous
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Queen of pepper dem gang- T Boss flaunts major cleavage in stunning BTS photos | Mr Olumide's Blog

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Controversial Big Brother Naija housemate, TBoss showed off her cleavage in love;behind the scene photos from a recent shoot..
She captioned the photos with several hashtags includingThe #AstonishingBossLady #PresidentOfTheBossNation #TheQueenofThePepperThemGang #SittingPretty #BeautyAintJustAboutAPrettyFace
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Simi shows off her lovely family | Mr Olumide's Blog

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Songstress Simi shared this lovely family photo to celebrate her mum’s birthday.She bears a striking resemblance to her mum.

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Bible Quote For Today: Seek Him Diligently | Mr Olumide's Blog

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Whatever good things you desire… you can have them abundantly if you serving God sincerely.
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