Bruce Willis diagnosed with aphasia disorder, suspends acting career

Here’s why Willis may be having speech and comprehension difficulties. Bruce Willis poses on arrival for the European premiere of “Glass” in central London on Jan. 9, 2019. The actor just announced he is stepping away from his acting career due to difficulties he’s having related to a diagnosis of the language disorder called aphasia.(Image credit: TOLGA AKMEN/AFP via Getty Images) Actor Bruce Willis, whose one-liners are a mainstay of blockbuster action movies, is stepping away from his career due to a diagnosis of aphasia, a neurological disorder that impacts…

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2023 Presidency: Seyi Makinde Most Qualified Among His Peers

With clear signs that the southern part of Nigeria once again has the opportunity of leading Nigeria into greatness, it is time to look inwards as we prepare for this very important role in the history of our country.What kind of leader does Nigeria need now having come out of rulership of so called strong men without the prerequisite knowledge of rulership?It is not far fetched to say Nigeria is no longer looking for those kind of men. We no longer want Bulls without brains who only go into the…

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Download New Mobile App to Report Erring Policemen -IGP Begs Nigerians

…also through the app other forms of crime can be reported Any unlawful activity by Nigerian policemen can now be reported via an app, Usman Alkali Baba, the Inspector-General of Police, has revealed.Citizens are also enjoined to report emergencies, criminal activities, and professional misconducts of police officers via its ‘NPF Rescue Me’ mobile application. Baba said that the NPF Rescue Me App, which is a great improvement, redefines security and personalizes policing, enabling android and ios users to download the app from the various app stores, registering with their details…

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AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL WRITES SPEAKER OVER RAPE, DEATH OF KEREN-HAPPUCH, DEMANDS IMMEDIATE INVESTIGATIVE PUBLIC HEARING

Alarmed at the failure of the House of Representatives to commence an investigative public hearing into the rape and death of 14 year old boarding student of Premiere Academy, Lugbe, Abuja, Miss Keren-Happuch Aondodoo Akphagher, Amnesty International has written to the speaker, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila to remind him and his colleagues of their obligation.Keren-Happuch died on June 22, 2021 after developing sepsis as a result of the infection caused by the condom left inside her by her rapist, which compromised her immunity, spiked her blood sugar, resulting in hyperglycaemia.In a…

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A Brilliant Woman of Great Character – Dare Adeleke Celebrates Bolanle Aminat Sarumi on Birthday

Oyo PDP Chieftain, Dare Adeleke has sent a special shout out to Hon. Bolanle Aminat Sarumi, SA to Governor Seyi Makinde, as she celebrates her birthday today.Adeleke described Sarumi as a brainy, beautiful woman of great achievements.His Birthday message reads: “She is a woman full of grace, class and penache.A brilliant, brainy beautiful woman of great achievements and good character, Hon. Bolanle Aminat Sarumi, Special Adviser, Diaspora, to Governor Seyi Makinde, is a year older today.My dear aburo, I wish you all the best on this special day as I…

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Why PDP Must Zone Presidency to South – Dare Adeleke

Nigeria has never been on a precipice as we are at this moment.Our nation groans and bleeds begging for deliverance from the eight years of torturous survival meted on it by APC’s abuse of power and flagrant disregard for the people it was elected to serve. We have never had it so bad, companies are packing up production and moving to saner climes, citizens are groaning as they are being flogged to near death by APC’s tattered but merciless broom, unemployment has peaked, reaching as high 35% in 2021.The International…

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OPL 245: What the Italian court said about Adoke

OPINION By Femi Oboro In view of the serial and unrelenting misrepresentation of facts and mischief orchestrated by forgers, pathological liars and pseudo anti-corruption activists in partnership with an online publication globally notorious for its culture of blackmail and extortion, it is important to set the record straight on the pronouncements of the Court of Milan, Republic of Italy, in the OPL 245 trial. The court discharged and acquitted all defendants of criminal charges on 17 March 2021. Of particular interest to me is the extent of involvement of my…

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CUPPY FOUNDATION DONATES N7m TO LAGOS FOR SDGs PROJECT

The Lagos State Office of Sustainable Development Goals and Investment has received a donation of N7 million from Cuppy Foundation to support projects on Quality Education and Gender Equality, Goals 4 and 5 of the Global Sustainable Development Agenda. Speaking at the official presentation of the cheque by Cuppy Foundation in Alausa, Ikeja, the Special Adviser to the Governor on SDGs and Investment, Mrs. Solape Hammond, noted that the gesture highlights the significance of meaningful engagement to address collective challenges from the strength of shared responsibilities. She commended the efforts of…

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POWER AND ENERGY IS FRUSTRATING BUSINESSES…TSTV as a case study

At TStv headquarters in Idu, Abuja, we consume 45,000 litres of diesel every month. The Idu facility seats on 1.6 hectares of land. We have over 200 ACs to power, we have transmission equipment, our 150- Channel Network Operations Center, TSTV studios, our Satellite teleport, our Tier III data center facility and many infrastructure all in Idu HQ that must never go off for one second. When we complement with AEDC, we consume between 36,000 and 38,000 litres. There are several months we have relied on generators to run our…

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RACISM: UK Police strip search black school girl while on her period, asked to take off sanitary pad

Racism was likely an influencing factor in the ‘traumatic’ strip search by Metropolitan Police officers which took place at the girl’s school, a report foundNo drugs were found and the distressed girl was sent home by taxi to her mum (Image: Getty Images/iStockphoto) A black schoolgirl was strip searched by police while on her period after being wrongly suspected of carrying cannabis, according to a report. The “traumatic” search by Metropolitan Police officers took place at the girl’s school in the knowledge that she was menstruating and without another adult present, the safeguarding report…

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