Saturday, July 23, 2016

Keeping It Real With Adeola - Eps 223 (Unpaid Salaries: 1,300 Nigerians Dead; 50,000 Killed In S. Sudan)

This week on KIRWA, more than 1,300 Nigerians have died due to unpaid salaries and pensions. 

Also, Adeola visits the Nigerian embassy in New York, where workers have not been paid in months. Meanwhile, customers now wait outside to renew passports because the embassy is not able to repair its air conditioners, the only source of air, especially during the current heatwave, since the windows cannot be opened.

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Nigerian embassy in New York broke, unable to pay salaries or fix air conditioner (PICTURES)

Unable to bear the heat, customers stay outside for fresh air
The Nigerian Embassy in New York has fallen on bad times. For months, workers have not been paid. Neither is the embassy able to repair its air conditioners, the only source of air since the windows of the magnificent glass house cannot be opened. Visitors now wait outside the building while their passports are being processed!

Sunday, July 17, 2016

Keeping It Real With Adeola - Eps 222 (Dino Melaye vs Tinubu, Gambia Bans Child Marriage)

This week on KIRWA, Nigerian workers continue to face hardship due  to several months of unpaid salaries. Meanwhile, senate leaders are trying to amend the constitution to grant themselves immunity and life pension. 

Also, did a Nigerian male senator threaten to beat up and impregnate a female senator at the chambers? Find out in this episode.

Friday, July 15, 2016

PICTURES: So proud of this Nigerian family who have 5 girls, all of them lawyers!

Meet the Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Christian Pilgrims Commission, Dr. Uja Tor Uja and his wife of over 35 years.
Also, meet their five beautiful children, all girls, all lawyers. The youngest was recently called to the Nigerian Bar.

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Keeping It Real With Adeola -221 (₦2.5B In Ex-minister's Housemaid Account? Police Brutality In U.S)

This week on KIRWA, Lagos State bans street hawking without putting any measures in place for the hawkers.

In Zimbabwe, police beat up protesters for taking a stand against President Mugabe's 35-year rule. However, these protesters are not giving up.

PICTURES: Water shortage in Kano forces residents to endure sleepless nights

 According to one resident who recently sent me an email, people lay awake from 1am-5am to fill their jerricans, because lately that is when water starts running. But this is a luxury,

Update on the scandal at Federal Medical Center Bida: A call for justice! Stop joking with lives

On the 5th of June 2016, I published an article regarding the decay in the federal medical centre here in Bida, Niger. In that article, I explained why the management should be brought to book for the careless loss of human lives there. I am sure most of you must have it.  READ HERE

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

VIDEO: Power Holding Company of Nigeria aka NEPA office buys power generator!

This is definitely a huge shame on Nigeria, when the company responsible for generating electricity is seen buying power generator. If PHCN is buying generator to power their office, why would anyone believe the government is working on providing us with stable electricity? Seriously, e get as e be! This is the PHCN headquarters in Benin. VIDEO below:

When your life is worth nothing at the Federal Medical Center Bida (FMCB)

I am a Doctor in the federal medical Center Bida and it is high time someone spoke up about how healthcare is over here. Bida is a local government in Niger state, Nigeria. As Doctors in FMCB, our hands have literally been tied, our lips sealed shut while decay rules the day.

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

British woman under fire for rubbishing Africa after visit to Zambia

Louise Linton spent some time in Zambia and decided to publish a book about her experience. Unfortunately for her, it's a small world where everyone has access to the internet, including those in the "dense jungle of Africa" as she describes it. An excerpt of her book recently published by the Guardian (See below) is causing serious backlash from Zambians and other Africans who are offended by her choice of words, the white supremacy tone, the incoherencies and blatant lies. Below is a video of Zambia, the excerpt from her book, and reactions to her book.

Friday, July 1, 2016

Keeping It Real With Adeola -Episode 220 (29 Multibillion Naira Properties Seized From 3 Ex-Air Force Chiefs)

This week on KIRWA, the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria published 100 big men and women owing N953 billion Naira.

In Kenya, secondary school students burn down seven hostels/dormitories, because the school refused to allow them to watch an European soccer game.

Sunday, June 26, 2016

Saturday, June 25, 2016

Keeping It Real With Adeola - Eps 219 (Workers Dying As Nigerian Governors Refuse To Pay Salaries)

This week on KIRWA, 27 States in Nigeria are owing several months of salaries, and workers as well as pensioners are dying.

Also, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) freezes the account of Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose. The governor hits back at the presidency by accusing the first lady of money laundering.

PICTURE: Malaysians refuse to rent out homes to Africans

A group representing the management corporation of Waja Apartments in Taman Tun Perak, Malaysia have protested renting houses to Africans in Malaysia. Carrying a banner with the words: “Say No To African People,” they urged all home owners, unit owners, and property agents to desist from renting or selling houses to people of African decent.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

VIDEO: President of Equatorial Guinea appoints son as Vice-President!

The President of Equatorial Guinea has appointed his son as his Vice-President! Meet Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue, the free spending son of the President. 

In this old video (around 1998), he was shopping in Paris. They literally close down stores when he shops, so they can attend to him alone.

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

VIDEO: Keeping It Real With Adeola - Eps 218 (Obama Owns $5M House, Nig. Ex-Oil Minister Owns $18M House)

This week on Keeping It Real, Nigerian former Petroleum Minister Diezani Madueke, justifies owning an $18 million house in Abuja, and jewelries worth £2 million.

Also, find out why hijab and choir robes are causing drama at public schools in Osun State of Nigeria.

In Ghana, heavy rainfalls left ten people dead. Meanwhile, some justify the flood by comparing it with the Paris flood.

Saturday, June 11, 2016

VIDEO: Keeping It Real With Adeola - Eps 217 (Nigeria Cannot Treat Ear Infection?!?)

This week on KIRWA, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari traveled to UK to treat ear infection.

Adeola also remembered Stephen Keshi, the late Super Eagles Coach who passed away at the age of 54, as well as the late boxing champion Munammad Ali.

In Kenya, police used life ammunition as protesters demand for an electoral reform.

Ugandan first lady is now the minister of education and sports. Also, Angolan President fired the board of the country's oil sector, putting his daughter in charge.

Friday, June 3, 2016

VIDEO: Keeping It Real With Adeola - Eps 216 (Dissecting Buhari's One Year In Office; Niger Delta Avengers)

This week on KIRWA, Adeola looks at President Buhari's performance over the last one year in office.

Also, the new militant group Niger Delta Avengers are blowing up pipelines in the name of protecting the interest of the people.

In Chad, a former dictator Hissène Habré now faces life in prison for crimes against humanity, including rape and the killing of 40,000 people.

Also, Adeola is upset that when the president's limousine breaks down, Cameroonians refused to pity Paul Biya.

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Keeping It Real With Adeola - Eps 215 (Chibok Girl Found; Revolution Gradually Begins In Gambia)

This week on KIRWA, Adeola is excited that a Chibok girl, Amina Ali, was found!

In the Gambia, a revolution is brewing as more people are now protesting and demanding that President Yahya Jammeh should step down after 20 years in power.

Saturday, May 21, 2016

VIDEO: Cameroonian presidential car breaks down during national ceremony, gets pushed

It was May 20th, President Paul Biya was arriving to preside over the 44th anniversary of Cameroon’s National Day of Reunification, a celebration of when southern Cameroon joined La republic of Cameroon. 

However, during this year’s ceremony, the presidential car broke down few minutes into the ceremony.  The President had to change the vehicle on the spot while  soldiers were spotted in the VIDEO below pushing the car.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

VIDEO: Keeping It Real With Adeola - Eps. 214 (Fuel Price Hike: Buhari, Why Punish The Masses?)

This week on KIRWA, President Buhari reacts to UK Prime Minister David Cameron, who labelled Nigeria as one of the most corrupt countries. 

Also, Adeola wonders why the Buhari administration is punishing the masses by hiking fuel price. 

Sunday, May 15, 2016

VIDEO: Uncle Dino Melaye, Wetin Dey Smell?

Controversial Senator Dino Melaye was in London to represent the senate at the anti-corruption summit, but Nigerians were not impressed. 

As usual, Adeola came to his defense in this video, that is before Koledowo put up the troubling photo. Yeye dey smell!

Saturday, May 14, 2016

VIDEO: To keep Rwanda clean, govt detains vendors, prostitutes, beggars, call them 'Undesirables'

Rwanda’s capital Kigali, is known as the cleanest and tidiest city in Africa. Sex workers, street children, beggars, street vendors, are rarely seen on the streets.

They are always on the lookout for the police and ready to pack up their goods at a moment’s notice.

As we’re finding out, this is because of a deliberate practice by the Rwanda National Police of rounding up those termed as “undesirable.”

They are then taken to a place called Gikondo Transit Center, located at a suburb of Kigali, where they would be detained.

Thursday, May 12, 2016

VIDEO: Queen of Katwe - Official Trailer (Featuring Lupita Nyong'o & David Oyelowo)

 I'm just so excited to see a positive movie about Africa besides the usual war and hunger movies. 

Queen of Katwe will open in U.S. theaters on September 23, 2016. 

Produced by Disney, it is the true story of Phiona Mutesi, a world chess campion from Uganda. 

It's the story of a young girl selling corn on the streets of rural Uganda whose world rapidly changes when she is introduced to the game of chess. 

VIDEO: 70-year-old woman gives birth to healthy baby boy with her 79-year-old husband

 A 70-year-old Indian woman and her 79-year-old husband have celebrated the birth of a baby boy following a successful In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) treatment.

The couple has been married for 46 years with no child.
Daljinder Kaur gave birth in April, using Kaur’s egg and her husband’s sperm after two previous unsuccessful attempts.

VIDEO: Keeping It Real With Adeola - Eps. 213 (Is Ali Modu Sheriff Trying To Be President?)

This week on KIRWA, Edo State House of Assembly becomes a battlefield as lawmakers engage in a free-for-all.

In Kenya, at least 49 people are dead after a six-storey building collapses during a heavy rainfall.

Also, Adeola addresses the poster featuring alleged Boko Haram sponsor Ali Modu Sheriff as aspiring president in 2019, with Ekiti State governor Ayo Fayose as his Vice-Presidential candidate.

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

VIDEO: "My wife slept with her boss" Says alleged wife killer - Lekan Shonde


On Friday morning, Ronke Shonde's body was discovered by neighbors.

On Monday, her husband who's also the only suspect - Lekan Shonde, surrendered himself to the Lagos State Police Command.

In this video, he explains that he caught his late wife on phone talking to another man she slept with, insisting he did not beat her.

Dino Melaye in London for anti-corruption summit, blasts David Cameron for calling Nigeria corrupt

Nigerian Senator Dino Melaye has taken to Twitter to blast David Cameron for calling Nigeria and Afghanistan the two most corrupt countries in the world.

On Tuesday morning, a leaked video of British Prime Minister saying Nigeria is one of two most corrupt countries went viral.

I already shared my opinion of Cameron's statement in the VIDEO (Click here to watch the video), however, I don't think people like Melaye should have the guts to say anything about corruption.

VIDEO: 'I'm a big man; let me bleach my skin!' - Ghanaian boxer Bukom Banku

Ghanaian Boxer and entertainer, Braimah Kamoko popularly known as Bukom Banku says he's bleaching in order to become the Ghanaian Ambassador to Germany.

He insisted that Ghanaian President Dramani Mahama has promised to make him Ambassador. Therefore, he's tired of being black and wants to look German.

Banku also said Ghanaians should understand he's a big man, therefore, they should let him bleach his skin. He tried to convince the presenter that the black spots on him are intentional designs. 

VIDEO: British PM Cameron, caught on camera calling Nigeria 'Fantastically Corrupt!"

This morning, British Prime Minister David Cameron was caught on camera telling the Queen that Nigeria and Afghanistan are possibly the two most corrupt countries in the world. He then laughed at the end of the conversation. 

To me, this is a case of the pot calling the kettle black! Wasn't Cameron implicated in the Panama Papers? He actually admitted to benefiting from the Panama assets.