1. This didn’t happen during the weekend but for the fact that it is a long awaited news, and a good one at that, let’s just have it! Nollywood actors Adesua Etomi and Banky W finally shared with the world, the arrival of their bundle of joy and from the internet, the joy that flowed into the hearts of Nigerians knew no bounds. The couple have been married 3 years and many have been expecting baby bump and shoots. This couple, like many other Nigerian celebrities, however, the goodnews away from the eyes of the public, just as they did their relationship, and only gave us the gist a week after the arrival of baby Zaiah, on Adesua’s birthday. Nollywood actress Kemi Lala-Akindoju also shared with the world the news of her bundle of joy, thirding Gbemi O-O’s baby.
2. As the week was coming to an end with leaders seeking a lasting solution to the heightening insecurity in the nation, the news of Zamfara girls’ abduction, broke and Nigerians could not help but feel somewhat sad for how incessant kidnappings are becoming in the Northern part of Nigeria. In 2014, over 200 Chibok girls were kidnapped and a good number of them has still not returned. A week before the Zamfara girls, about 42 people were also abducted in Kagara, Niger State – students and teachers alike, and while Nigerians were praying and hoping for their return like the Kankara boys were returned. This abduction has seen a lot of condemnations from many organisations and has led to Zamfara and Kano. Governments closing down some schools in the State.Kagara Students' Return, Davido's New Bae And Other Top Events Of The Weekend
3. As the news of the most recent broke, President Buhari issued a strong warnings to bandits and their sponsors to stop the act as his Government will not condone such. The President also stated that State Governments must stop their policy of rewarding bandits with money and vehicles. This left many people asking the question, “Will the warnings bring the abductees back and restore peace to the nation?”.
4. Good and evil works together and Don Jazzy’s new Lekki mansion is another piece of goodnews. Everything about the new home screams class, luxury and wealth and all we can say is the Producer and Music executive is living his best life and is all about acquiring mega properties. Nollywood actress could not comprehend why celebrities critics would not attribute the new mansion to his sexuality as they do with the females. “If na woman flaunt the kind house wey don jazzy just acquire now, internet for don burst two seconds”, she said.Kagara Students' Return, Davido's New Bae And Other Top Events Of The Weekend5. Another goodnews came in, the abducted Kagara students and teachers were released, can somebody say Alhamdullilahi or shout Hallelujah as the case may be? Although the medium and process of release was not made known, but reports have it that the abductees were release in exchange for some arrested herders. The released victims were camped in hotel close to the Government house in Minna. While the President is happy that the abductees are released, the suspected bandits described the schoolchildren’s abduction as a business and claimed that the architect of the business was among those negotiating the schoolboys’ release.
6. Chioma became a top topic of the weekend after her Assurance Zaddy, Davido stepped out with another lady identified as bi-sexual Mya Yafai. This is coming on the same day and just a few hours after the Chef was seen in a video revealing how she wishes to have 3 more kids in the space of 5 years – before she turns 30. While many social media users expressed pity, many took to mocking and a lot others showed up in her comment section to ask her to delete her posts about and of Davido. See more gists here and here.Kagara Students' Return, Davido's New Bae And Other Top Events Of The Weekend
7. Again the Nigerian Government, through the DSS got Nigerians shouting and protesting freedom as Kano State Governor’s media adviser, Salihu Tanko-Yakasai, popularly known as Dawisu was nowhere to be found. He was said to have been arrested by the State Service for criticising the APC and President Buhari-led administration and was also fired by Governor Ganduje.
8. Sunday Igboho again was in the news in the weekend but this time, not for fights but for some words to the Federal Government. Reports broke that the DSS is after him for arrest and he thinks he is not their priority but insecurity. Sending out words, Sunday asked told the FG to focus on insecurity and leave him alone.Kagara Students' Return, Davido's New Bae And Other Top Events Of The Weekend
9. Lagosians had yet another reason to be happy over the weekend as the Third Mainland Bridge which had been closed opened fully on Saturday.
10.Trademark application came successful for BBNaija reality star Ka3na as she trademarks Bosslady under her AmourKa3na entreprise. She warned people to be careful of her mentions as she is now legally privileged. This is coming after many tagged TBoss the bosslady and not her. This is a perfect example of ‘Wahala wear designers’, we wait for it.
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