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One of the Nollywood finest big screens, influencer and entrepreneur Evanny Patrick has sealed an endorsement deal of N10m with Kambi Cosmetics

She was unveiled in Abuja as the latest brand ambassador of Kambi Cosmetics amidst cheers and fanfare.

The skin care company leads in the Nigerian market with array of premium beauty products made with the finest ingredients designed to give the skin a wow look. 

Some of its products include, green tea and tree toner, foaming hydrating cleanser, dutchess lightening face cream, exfoliating liquid black soap, coffee body scrub and more. 

At Kambi Cosmetics, there is a product for everyone. 

With a well thought out and rigorous research work carried out, trainings and retraining, the organization says it has launched natural products that are harmless, ingredients that have no side effects. 

It has dedicated cosmetologists and Staff working round the clock to produce Natural Skin Care Products that are effective for all skin types. 
It presently operates an online retail service. Their products are available wherever you are, through various online platforms, website and in-store in our Corporate Offices.

Evanny Patrick was unveiled at a brief ceremony in Abuja at the weekend by the CEO of Kambi Cosmetics.

At the unveiling ceremony, Evanny thanked Kambi Cosmetics for finding her worthy to be its brand ambassador. 

She pledged to give the company an unparalleled visibility by engaging in aggressive promotion of its products.

She said her experience in the brand marketing industry will be an edge as she is poised to give her best in promoting the brand.

Kambi Cosmetics first Nigerian store will be opening in Abuja in November.

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A 23-year old man, Abidemi Oguntuyi, has stabbed his co-tenant to death

Ondo State Police Command arrested Oguntuyi for stabbing his co-tenant, Abiye Friday, aged 40, to death for attempting to settle a quarrel between him and his brother.

Oguntuyi was said to have stabbed Abiye on the neck and in several other parts of her body.

The incident occurred at Ibaka quarters, Akungba-Akoko.

A sister to the deceased, who pleaded anonymity, said her late sister and the suspect engaged in a quarrel while settling a dispute between the suspect and his brother.

“The argument degenerated into a scuffle and in the process, the suspect took a knife and stabbed Abiye severally in the chest. Neighbours rushed her to a nearby hospital in the area, where she was certified dead,” she said.

She said a brother to the deceased, John Friday, who tried to stop the suspect, was also stabbed.

The suspect has been remanded to the police custody by an Akure Magistrates’ Court after he was arraigned on two count charges of murder and attempted murder.
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Nine people, including senior regional officials, were killed in twin car bombings claimed by Al-Shabaab in central Somalia on Monday, police said, as the government escalates an offensive against the Islamists.

Two cars packed with explosives were detonated minutes apart outside local government offices in Beledweyne, a city at the heart of recent offensives against the Al-Qaeda-linked militants who control swathes of Somalia.

The initial information we have received confirms the death of nine people” including a state minister and a commissioner, said Mohamed Moalim Ali, a local police commander.

The health minister of Hirshabelle state — where Beledweyne is located — and a deputy district commissioner were among the dead, Ali added, with 10 others injured in the “suicide attacks.”

Somali forces and “international security partners” have been waging an aggressive counterinsurgency in recent weeks, with the government on Monday announcing the killing of Abdullahi Yare, a top Al-Shabaab operative, in a joint air strike on Saturday in the south of the country.

“This leader… was the head preacher of the group and one of the most notorious members of the Shabaab group,” the ministry of information said.

A co-founder of Al-Shabaab with a $3 million US bounty on his head, Yare was believed to be next in line to take over the leadership of the movement from its ailing chief Ahmed Diriye, according to the ministry.

Somalia’s recently elected President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has vowed an all-out war on the jihadists, after a string of deadly attacks, including a 30-hour hotel siege in the capital Mogadishu, that killed 21 people.

Mohamud last month urged citizens to stay away from areas controlled by Al-Shabaab as government forces supported by local clan militias launched offensives in Hiraan region, of which Beledweyne is the capital.

Military officials and clan elders told AFP that local residents had decided to take up arms against the militants, who have been accused of extorting money from them.

Witnesses of Monday’s twin bombings described a smaller blast followed by a massive second explosion.

“The explosion was huge, and it destroyed most buildings.” nearby, said Mohamud Addow, who witnessed the attack.

“I saw several people rushed to hospital and some dead bodies… some were unrecognizable,” he added.

The United States, which recently restored a military presence in Somalia to fight the jihadists, condemned the bombings.

The attacks “targeted gov’t officials working to bring peace to the region & healthcare workers tending to the wounded,” the US embassy in Mogadishu said on Twitter.

Al-Shabaab, which claimed responsibility for the bombings, has waged a bloody insurrection against the Mogadishu government for 15 years and remains a potent force despite an African Union operation against the group.

Its fighters were ousted from the capital in 2011 but continue to stage attacks on military, government and civilian targets.

The group last week claimed responsibility for a bomb blast that killed a top Somali police officer near the Al-Shabaab-controlled village of Bursa, some 30 kilometres (20 miles) north of Mogadishu.

US forces have in the past partnered with African Union soldiers and Somali troops in counterterrorism operations, and have conducted frequent raids and drone strikes on Al-Shabaab training camps throughout Somalia.

Last month, the US military said it had killed 27 jihadist fighters in an air strike near Bulobarde, the main town on the road linking Mogadishu to Beledweyne.

It said the air strike was carried out “at the request” of the Somali government.

President Joe Biden decided to restore a US military presence in Somalia in May, approving a request from the Pentagon, which deemed his predecessor Donald Trump’s rotation system too risky and ineffective. (AFP)
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A United States Central District Court in California has shifted the sentencing of alleged Nigerian cyber fraudster, Ramon Abbas popularly known as Hushpuppi, for the fourth time.

Hushpuppi was arrested in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in June 2020 with 12 accomplices over allegations bordering on hacking, impersonation, scamming, banking fraud, and identity theft, and thereafter extradited to the US for prosecution.

His extradition to the US was hinged after the UAE police detailed his arrest where he was accused of defrauding 1.9 million victims to the tune of N168billion.

In July 2021, he agreed to plead guilty to the multi-million-dollar fraud charges slammed against him by the American government.

He then entered into a plea bargain agreement with the US government in July 2021 in the expectation of getting a lighter punishment.

However, the trial judge, Otis Wright, has fixed November 7, 2022, as the new date to rule on Hushpuppi’s case.

“Counsels are notified, the sentencing is continued to November 7, 2022, at 11:30 a.m. as to Defendant Ramon Olorunwa Abbas,” the court’s announcement shifting the sentencing read.

The sentencing hearing was initially deferred by Judge Wright from 14 February to 11 July before shifting it to 21 September and now 7 November.
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The Chairman Seman Group of Companies, Amb. Maxwell Stephen has been nominated for an award as the Most Outstanding Business Personality of the year by Indigenous Awards Nigeria. 

The seventh edition of the award is coming up on Friday, November 4, 2022 at Sheraton Hotels Abuja. 

The upcoming award ceremony has at the theme, "An Indigenous Skilled Nation: The Key to Future Development".

The Indigenous award is designed to honour great Nigerians, outstanding personalities, Indigenous service providers,good governance advocate, policy makers, and cooperate experts. 


The Founder and President, The Indigenous Organisation, Amb Clinton Nwosu who is the lead organiser stated that the award which is marked every year to celebrate Indigenous greatness is a keenly contested award , where an INDIGENOUS icon (winner) emerges after a voting platform. 

He also stated that the aim of the award is to promote Indigenous creativity, productivity and encourage hardwork as skill is important in the development of our nation. 

Amb. Nwosu also pointed out that INDIGENOUS means greatness and as such the platform celebrate hardwork, innovations and most of all self development. 

Nominations for awards in other categories have already begun on all electronic platforms. Presently voting is ongoing at the official website of Indigenous awards Nigeria. 

The categories are thus:
INDIGENOUS Man Of The Year, Indigenous governor of the year  Indigenous first lady Of The Year, Indigenous Telecommunications Firm Of The Year, Indigenous  Bank Executive Of The Year and Indigenous Public Executive Of The Year.
INDIGENOUS zonals  Indigenous best  Minister Of The Year, Indigenous Real Estate Personality Of The Year, Indigenous foundation of the year Media , Indigenous political Icon Of The Year, Indigenous media house of the year. INDIGENOUS Industrialist of The Year , Indigenous brand of the year,  Award of Excellence In Leadership, INDIGENOUS CREATIVITY Community Development, Indigenous Business Personality Of The Year, Indigenous business icon of the year Indigenous social icon of the year and others.


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Youth advocate , the Founder Motivating African Youths Initiative, and Country President World Women Leading Change , Dr. Ogenna Walter Ekwubiri has been honoured with the award of Nelson Mandela Leadership Award of Excellence and Integrity as West African Youth Ambassador.

The award is in recognition of her, "Great effort as a prominent young female Entrepreneur, Activist, Humanitarian and personality of repute and goal oriented individual with passion for youth and societal development and philanthropist" a nomination letter signed by Amb. Emmanuel S. William said.


The nomination letter read further, "As young leaders, we are proud of you as a woman of high character with reputable antecedents. We celebrate your excellence in leadership and integrity you have built over time, identifying opportunities and building relationships to set achievable goals.

"In a bid to contribute our quota to the actualization of young leaders in Africa; to further propagate our message to the entire world, we select young achievers such as yourself and elevate their status globally by appointing them into the West Africa Youth Council of the ECOWAS and also celebrate and award them’.

"In addition, we also intend to bestow on you as ECOWAS YOUTH AMBASSADOR AND RECIPIENT OF NELSON MANDELA LEADERSHIP AWARD OF EXCELLENCE AND INTEGRITY for your persistent hard work and resounding success in rapidly improving entrepreneurship and the youth empowerment."


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The Chief Executive Officer, One Percent International Management, Amb. Stephanie Nnadi has been honoured with the award African Fashion & Arts Award as AFAA Outstanding Entertainment Personality of the Year. 

The award took place in Abuja at Sheraton Hotels on Sunday, September 25. 

On the same day, she was also honoured by VIP Awards 2022 in collaboration with Justalk as Best Talented Manager of the year. 

Her company, One Percent International Management Services Limited is a platform that discovers, develops and promote the latent talent in Nigeria. 

It recently signed a popular comedienne, Anita Asuoha, popularly known as Real Warri Pikin as its latest artiste with the sum of N30m and a brand new sport utility vehicle. 

She expressed gratitude to the organisations for honouring her, promising that she will continue to put in her best to actualising the dreams of young talented entertainers in the country.




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One of the finest photo studios in Abuja, ROI Studio announced 50 free forms for first 50 contestants to declare interest to participate in the 2022 edition of Most Beautiful Girl in Abuja, MBGA beauty pageant. 

They are also to get free photo shoots in addition to the free forms. 

The first 50 Models to pick up the form will get a free photo shoot courtesy ROI Studios, MBGA founder, Hon. Ejiro Okpihwo announced in a statement on Friday

ROI Studios is located @ No. 23 Pomona Street Street inside Suncity Estate Lokogoma Abuja and they can be reached 08034523698 or 09066067857. Forms can also be picked at the same location. 
The upcoming edition is the 22nd Edition of MBGA reputed to be the Most Prestigious Beauty Pageant in Nigeria. . 

Hon. Ejiro Okpihwo has over two decades experience in the Beauty Pageant industry. In his 22 years experience in the industry, he has hosted 22 editions of Most Beautiful Girl In Abuja Pageant show. 

"My organization has single handedly Empowered over 100 Young Ladies during over the 22years working in Nigeria. Most time without Sponsors.

"For your skill empowerment as a Beautiful Ladies in Acting, Presenting, Dance, Fashion Designer, Make up Artist etc, Pick up ur MBGA FORMS TODAY FOR 2022 EDITION it could be ur turn for a life changing opportunities to become MOST BEAUTIFUL GIRL IN ABUJA 2022" he said. 

He led the ABPFEON for eight years before handing over to the incumbent president, Mr. Olufunsho Ajagbonna popularly known as King Fajag earlier in the year.

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Founder of one of the leading real estate companies Africa, Domak Group, Dr. Dr Kingsley Mike Azonobi has been appointed patron of the Nigerian Youth Congress (NYC).


His appointment officially took place at the just concluded National Transportation, Environment and Public Safety Summit which had prominent Nigerians in attendance, including the General Overseer, Omega Power Ministry, OPM Port Harcourt, Apostle Chibuzor Gift Chinyere. 


The summit which had as the theme, "Unban Transport Endemic: The social Engineering Polemic for Maintenance Safety and Security in Nigeria" took place at the Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Abuja. 

Dr. Azonobi has been recently engaged with some international business deals, yet still spares time to contribute to germane issues of Nigerian development. 

Not long ago, in its quest to expand its investment drive across the African continent, his company Domak Group recently recruited in its manpower two new vice presidents. 

They are, Her Excellency Hon. Anastancia Ndhlovu and Amb Hillary Emoh.

They were unveiled in Abuja at a brief ceremony held at headquarters of the company and presided over by its president, Dr. Kingsley Azonobi. 

He announced Ndhlovu, a former deputy minister of Tourism Republic of Zimbabwe the vice-president Southern Africa Domak Group while Amb Hillary Emoh who is the President leaders without Borders Development Center was unveiled as the vice president in charge Domak Group Global Investment and Promotion. 

The leadership of the company had recently visited Zimbabwe where they met with the country's President, Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa at the State House in Harare. 

President Mnangagwa at the meeting reiterated his commitment to lay a solid foundation that will ensure the delivery of no fewer than 1.2million housing units before 2050 for the Zimbabwean citizens.



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The DG IPCR, Bakut Tswah Bakut, Adedayo Benjamins Laniyi, The CEO Mirakon Event 24/7, Myke Bassey Okokon, Dan Akpaida, Hakeem Olugbenga Adetunji Mosebolatan, Archbishop Bartholomew Ebiringa Uwoama, Community & Youth Leaders, NGOs, CSOs others gathered to promote peace with entertainers at Abuja.

The Drum Majors for Peace a formost advocacy organisation where creativity is harnessed to promote positive values hosted the third edition of her annually organised and internationally recognised NATIONAL ENTERTAINMENT AND PEACE SUMMIT in commemoration of the International Day of Peace, 2022, with the THEME: PEACEFUL ELECTIONS AND GOOD LEADERSHIP IN NIGERIA: THE ROLE OF ENTERTAINMENT AND CREATIVE INDUSTRY.

The event which took place on Tuesday, 20th September, 2022 at Bolingo Xperia Hotel And Towers, 777, Independence Avenue Garki Abuja Nigeria featured: Drum Majors For Peace standard Assembly, Keynote Speeches by top industry professionals including the Director General Institute For Peace and Conflict Resolution (IPCR) Dr. Bakut Tswah Bakut, The

CEO Mirakon Event 24/7, Mr. Myke Bassey Okokon, The managing director of Doxas Digital Nigeria, An APC Chieftain, a Media entrepreneur and an event-profiled global Enterprise Communicator, Mrs. Adedayo Benjamins Laniyi, An Independent Conflict Transformation Strategist, Gender Specialist and Former Director, IPCR Abuja Dr. Dayo Oluyemi - KUSA, The CEO, UPLAND REALTORS Dr. Dan Akpaida, The President, FGM Group, Olorogun Francis D. Okumagba, The representative of Bolingo Xperia & Towers, amongst others

The event also featured Panel Sessions, Exhibitions, Fireside Chat with Mentors, & amazing others.

The creative industry gathered to contribute their quota in the promotion of peace before, during and after the forthcoming general elections especially now that the country is faced with all forms of challenges ranging from insecurity, kidnapping and all forms of agitation that suggests disintegration.

Briefing news men, the Executive Director of the organisation Amb. Nsikan Paul explains that the Objectives of the Summit

is to strengthen the ideals of peace by galvanizing support for promotion of the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG: 16) (Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions)

To promote unity, social cohesion and creative empowerment, especially now that the country is battling with issues ranging from unemployment, insecurity, religious intolerance, and all forms of agitations that suggest disintegration. 

To promote open-mindedness for acceptance of the difference among gender, race, and territories.

The Summit brought together entertainers, stakeholders, youth groups, thought leaders, religious leaders, businessmen, artisans, government agencies and civil society organizations to use the instrumentality of entertainment and creative industry to drum the message of peace, reconciliation, tolerance and social cohesion in our fragile social fabric.

SUMMIT PANELISTS WERE:

UN and ECOWAS Youth Ambassador, Amb. Austin PeaceMaker;

NYDP 1st National Chairman, Barry Avotu;

The President, Rock Music Federation, Amb. Phill Roberts,

Sociologist and Counsellor, Mrs. Naomi Akpan;

Founder/President, Citizen Journalists Network, Michael Edem-Duke.

Boys Coach/Founder, Save the Boys Initiative, Ebuka Ede.


Also in attendance to grace the event was the immediate past President, Abuja Body of Comedians (ABC), Dr. Sosthenes Ayuba who was honoured with Peace And Youth Mentorship Award, The representative of the President, Actors guild of Nigeria, The Youth leader of southern Kaduna, Comr. John Isaac (Sirjay), The National Coordinator, Niger Delta Youth Council, Engr. Jator Abido, His Grace, Archbishop Bartholomew Ebiringa Uwoama.

The event was well attended by high profile Chiefs and very distinguished dignitaries including; Ahj. Dr. Chief Hakeem Olugbenga Adetunji Mosebolatan who is the President General of the Yoruba Community in Abuja,

His Majesty Oba S.O Falade represented by Chief Mrs. Bolanle Olawunmi, The YeYe Tunwase of FCT, Chief Mrs Olayinka, The YeYe Asa of FCT, Amb. Wisdom Adeyemo - Elemosho of FCT,

Chief Amb. Ameh Joseph JP, (Orhemen TIV 1 FCT) The leader of TIV community in Abuja, Chief Jerome U. Akpan the Trustee of Ikot Ekpene Federal Constituency in Abuja.

Mr. Oladele Olerewaju Lare-Jemmy, a media practitioner and consultant.

Comr. Chris Udoh, The Youth leader, Akwa Ibom Community, Abuja, Barr. Obong Unwana Udoakpan, CEO Obiblo Music and a host of others.


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