Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Here’s how much Barack Obama is currently worth

In less than a week, Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th president of the United States and we’ll have to bid adieu to the Obamas.Though the end is near for him, things aren’t looking too grim for Obama as he’s set to leave office a very rich man.Just how many $$$ are we talking?
Well, based on a recent study by American University in Washington DC, the Obamas could stand to make as much as $242 million in the future after leaving the White House.

Tom Hardy is now the bookies favourite to become the next James Bond

It seems that Tom Hardy could soon be provided with a license to kill – after the actor became the bookies favourite to be the next James Bond.Paddy Power has slashed the British star’s odds to just 6/4 – and he’s now crept ahead of James Norton and Aidan Turner in the race to play the iconic spy.Tom’s new odds came after a steady stream of bets caused his price to tumble – along with stars such as Michael Fassbender and Idris Elba ruling themselves out of the race.

Rivers Assembly: APC Members Stage Walkout Over Imposition Of Minority Leader


The Member representing Akuku-Toru Constituency Two in the Rivers State House of Assembly, Fredrick Anabraba has emerged as the Minority Leader.Reports have it that Anabraba emerged against the wish of the APC caucus in the Rivers State House of Assembly.The APC Caucus led by Victoria Nyeche had nominated the member representing Eleme State Constituency, Josiah Olu for the position of Minority Leader.

Gov.Wike lashes-out at secondary school principals over extortion‎ of students

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has lashed out at principals in public Schools in the State for over-charging students without the approval of the State Government.Governor Nyesom Wike came up with this at a meeting with principals in charge of public schools across the 23 Local Government Areas, at the Government House, Port Harcourt.He said poor students in State Government Schools were forced to pay illegal fees by their principals without moral conscience.

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

GRAPHIC PHOTOS:BOY BEATEN TO DEATH BY HIS FATHER & STEP-MOTHER IN BAYELSA

News has it that this child was brought into CHEW (children emergency) FMC yenagoa dead by his father and wife(the victim's step mother).This is wickedness in  high places..How can people be so cruel to a child?Continue to see more photos after the jump.

MMM Yet To Pay Participants 72 Hours After Comeback

Culled from thecable
MMM Nigeria returned on Friday morning, 24 hours ahead of its scheduled date, but 72 hours later, its freeze on accounts is still intact, TheCable can report.After its return on Friday, some MMM participants who spoke with TheCable said that although they were able to request for their money, had not been paid as the system still seems to be on a freeze.Kolade Ogunwande, who said he put in N100,000 in November 2016, and referred two other people to the scheme, said his money had appreciated to N214,000 as of Friday, so he immediately request for it.

Heritage Bank Sacks 400 Staff


Heritage Bank has embarked on mass retrenchment of its workers with 400 staff sacked in December.
Investigations by the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, on Monday indicated that more workers are pencilled for sack.NAN reports that the bank, in October 2014, acquired Enterprise Bank with about N56 billion ($281 million).A top management source in the bank, who pleaded anonymity, said that the sack cut across the top, middle and low cadres.
He said that the mass sack was creating apprehension and fears among the remaining workers.

BUSINESS ADVICE:10 Startup Tips Learned the Hard Way

1. Brand with a single purpose. 
2. Fire fast. If someone on your team is not working out, part ways now. It might leave the team crunched and you might have to work on Saturday and Sunday. Suck it up and do it. You’ll thank us later.
When we hire someone, we tell them up front that it’s for a three-month trial period. At two months, we have a check-in and assess the relationship from both sides. This gives them a month to improve or keep on keeping on. If major issues remain unsolved by the end of that three months, we say goodbye. When something is not working out, it’s a mutual feeling more often than not.

The Obamas start to leave the White House to make way for Trump

Moving vans were spotted on Monday outside the DC residence that President Obama and his family will be moving into come next week.The Obamas will will be taking up residence in a 8,200-square-foot-home they have leased in DC, where they decided to stay for two years while Sasha finishes high school.The $4.3 million home features plenty of room for the Obamas to stretch out – with separate dressing rooms and his and her bathrooms, entertaining space, and a tranquil garden.The home was built in 1928 and features nine bedrooms and eight-and-a-half baths.

<--ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY--> IN 1983 NIGERIA EXPELLED A MILLION GHANAIANS


On this day in history in the year 1983,Nigeria expelled 2 million illegal aliens mostly Ghanaians.

Donald Trump PRAYS with Martin Luther King's son to 'heal the nation'

President-elect Donald Trump prayed with the son of Martin Luther King Jr. at Trump Tower Monday, just days after the president-elect went after civil rights icon John Lewis on Twitter as someone who was 'all talk.'Trump 'prayed with Martin Luther King III & discussed the legacy & work of his father #martinlutherkingday #MLKDAY' tweeted incoming White House press secretary Sean Spicier Monday afternoon.Spicer included a photograph of Trump flashing a 'thumbs up' and posing next to King in front of a wall of grip-and-grin photos inside Trump's Trump Tower office. Included on Trump's 'me wall' are photos of him with John F. Kennedy Jr. and Ronald Reagan, and a 1990 copy of Playboy Magazine with Trump on the cover.