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Nigerians Transform, Celebrate Lagos Amputee Hawker On Her Birthday(Video)

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ary Daniel, a 26-year-old, homeless amputee, who hawks sachet-water in Lagos has been decorated and styled by a Nigerian stylist,  Anjy Lumine on her birthday. Other Nigerians However organized a birthday party for the sachet water seller.

Daniel went viral in the past weeks, following a video made by a man who sympathized and admired her energy and courage in fending for herself, rather than sitting and begging on the street. The amputee in an interview said she had accident in 2006, which left her as the only surviving victim in the bus.

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An Instagram live video shared on her account showed a party organized by Nigerians to celebrate her birthday. The party which had a mini-crowd, also had some performing artists and dancers.

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In a recent report by Vanguard Newspaper, the amputee had the intervention of the Lagos state Governor, Mr. Sanwo Olu, who provided temporal accommodation to her, as she was homeless prior to the circulating video.

Speaking on the intervention of the governor, on behalf of the state government, the Special Adviser to the Governor on Civic Engagement, Aderemi Adebowale said- “The case of Mary (Daniel) was brought to our attention by the Managing Director, Lagos State Lotteries Board, and two politicians from Oshodi who expressed concern about her safety as some kind-hearted individuals have started sending money to her account to assist her”.

She explained that after her interaction with Daniel, it was agreed that the present administration should take over the case to ensure her personal safety, hence, the involvement of the state government.

Uche Nwosu, former Imo State Governor’s son-in-law was also said to have donated a million naira to the amputee.

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Erika And Laycon Unite After Long-Time Hostility (VIDEO)

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he former Big Brother Naija housemates, Erika( Full name -Erica Ngozi Nlewedim ) and Laycon (Full name – Olamilekan Massoud Al-Khalifah Agbeleshebioba) have reunited after months of enmity.

In a story shared by both housemates on Instagram, they were seen blooming in nice smiles while eulogizing each other.

Laycon and Erika fell apart in the house following Laycon’s allegation that Erika had made a move to kiss him. Erika while accusing him of lying to the host, Ebuka that he had kissed her twice, didn’t only use swear and untold words on him, she threatened to kill him outside the house.

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Their hostility however didn’t end between the both housemates. Like a wide fire, it was inherited by their fans and admirers across the country.

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Uche maduagwu Calls For Arrest Of Obi Cubana, Others

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he controversial Nollywood actor, Uche Maduagwu has called for the arrest of Obi Cubana and other individuals who allegedly abused the Nigerian Naira notes in Oba, Anambra state.

Obi Cubana, last week buried his mother in a unique style that had the whole country and parts of African countries make it the topic of discussion. Obi who hails from Oba, Anambra state, Nigeria is a billionaire and the owner of Cubana group. At Oba, Obi’s numerous friends came with loads of Naira notes which they threw, lavished and sprayed recklessly during the burial.

This particular act demonstrated by Obi and his friends has raised criticisms among Nigerians. To some, it was just a mere showoff and display of stupidity, while others said it was right to do whatever he wished with his money.

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Uche Maduagwu, one of the critics has asked why the Federal Government has allowed Cubana and his friends walk freely up till now, even after they were caught abusing the Naira notes – he said the display of Cubana and his friends violates a section of the Nigerian Constitution.

“According to section 21 of the CBN act, 2007, a person who spray the #Naira risk imprisonment for a term not less than six months but why are the billionaires who sprayed money at #Obatown still walking #like kings on the street?”

Uche further attacked Cubana boss, stating that with all the billions in his possession, he couldn’t construct a tarred road to his house. So many Primary schools around your home have no roof – he said

“Cubana oga claim to be WEALTHY yet the road to where he did his mama burial remain untarred, so many primary #schools in oba no get roof”.

Obi Cubana had in an interview with BBC pidgin responded to critics, saying that as long as he was not caught stealing or in an illegal act, he could do anything with his hard-earned money.

 

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Artist Zoro Drums Support For Nnamdi Kanu, Tweets “Free Nnamdi Kanu”

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igerian rapper, Zoro has urged the Federal government to release the arrested leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu.

DAILY POST had reported that Kanu was arrested by a combined team of Nigerian and foreign security agents in a coordinated interception.

The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, on Tuesday, at an emergency media briefing in his office confirmed the arrest of Kanu.

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According to him, Kanu was picked up on Sunday due to “the collaborative efforts of Nigerian intelligence and security services”.

Following the development, Kanu has been detained by the Department of State Services, DSS.

Reacting, the rapper in a post called for his release, noting that he has a lot to say but will like the recipients of his message “to listen to their conscience first.”

“There’s a lot I’d love to say, first is I would love our leaders to listen to their conscience and that’s only if it’s well fed shaa. Free Nnamdi Kanu,” he wrote.

 

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