Nigerian Army Promotes Soldiers Fighting Boko Haram
To boost the morale of soldiers, the Nigerian Army on Monday approved the promotion of not less than 5,000 soldiers who have been involved in the fight against Boko Haram insurgents in the north eastern part of the country.
The Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, while announcing the approval, said that it was in a bid to boost the morale of the troops and reposition its operations.
He said that the promotion was in line with the vision of the Army Command to encourage the troops and boost their combat readiness and willingness in their fight to end insurgency.
“Since we came on board, we have introduced several measures aimed at encouraging our troops to give their best in the service of their nation.
“The approval of the accelerated promotion of 5,000 soldiers was to redeem the promise made by my predecessor to the troops fighting insurgents in the North-East.
“It is my belief that this promotion, coupled with other incentives, will encourage our troops to fight for our country,” he said.
The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant-General Tukur Buratai, also said that the ongoing counter insurgency operations in the northeast would seek the release of the adopted Chibok girls and others adopted by the Boko Haram group.
According to him, the Nigerian Army is in the process of identifying the exact spot the adopted school girls are kept by their captor and would swing into action immediately, with a view to rescuing them.
Naira Marley signs Vusic to Marlian Records
Naira Marley, the singer, has signed a new artiste named Vusic to Marlian Records, his music label.
Naira Marley took to his social media pages to unveil his new signee on Monday evening.
The singer shared a video of himself and Vusic vibing together to a perceived new song.
The singer also went down memory lane as he recalled his struggles in the music industry many years ago.
“Remember way back then dem dey laugh my history, now I don clear browser and if I wanna know how I came this far, you go need browse am,” the singer wrote.
“Please guys help me welcome @Vusic to Marlian music. No long talk let’s get to work bro.”
Vusic also took to social media to appreciate Naira Marley for the “great opportunity” to join Marlian Records.
“Thanks to @Nairamarley for this great opportunity. Steady bangers coming up,” he wrote.
“I’m happy to be part of the Marlian family.”
“You bought car, yet your family is suffering” Portable throws shade at Spyro (Video)
Nigerian singer, Portable has thrown a subtle shade at upcoming singer, Spyro.
The two had fallen out after Spyro in an interview stated that he doesn’t desire to work with the controversial singer.
Offended by his remarks, Portable via his Instagram page threw shade at him questioning if he takes care of his family.
Portable noted how Spyro bought a car, yet allows his family to suffer. He also claimed that the singer is living a life of Foreign in local.
“You buy car, you dey oppress, have you taken care of your family. You get a car, family dey suffer. You are living the life of Foreign in local. Have you taken care of your family”.
Portable >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> spyro pic.twitter.com/xBpkMoUX9w— WALMART 🌍 (@Walmart1805) May 31, 2023
Yvonne Jegede addresses rumour of secret marriage to Ned Nwoko
Yvonne Jegede, the actress, has addressed rumours of a secret marriage to Ned Nwoko, the husband of Regina Daniels.
A blogger had claimed that Jegede recently got married to Nwoko and subsequently deleted all her Instagram photos.
Reacting to the post, the actress expressed frustration at the way false information goes viral on the internet.
Jegede described the post as “evil and false,” adding that she won’t waste her energy fighting the blogger.
“When many people tell you they know ‘something’ is happening or believe something has happened, you asked them how they got to know, they tell you they read or heard it from the internet,” she wrote.
“Oftentimes, they heard it from idiots. How could you be this bold about falsehood? How can you lie so confidently?
“How can you intentionally tarnish people’s image and damage relationships all because you want to attract people to your blogs?
“This funny post is evil and false in every intent. I won’t dissipate energy fighting you. Karma is already dealing with your destiny.”
Jegede also questioned how deleting her Instagram photos indicates that she had a secret wedding,
“How does deleting my photos on my page give off anything???” Jegede wrote.
“The effrontery to mention my son sef, I suppose give you one dirty slap.”
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