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NiMet Predicts 3-day Sunshine, Haziness From Today

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency of Nigeria (NiMet) has predicted sunny and hazy weather conditions from Monday to Wednesday.

NiMet`s weather outlook, released on Sunday, in Abuja, predicted sunny and hazy skies over the Northern region during the forecast period on Monday.

It further predicted sunny skies with few patches of clouds to prevail over the Northcentral states during the forecast period.

“Cloudy skies, with intervals of sunshine, should prevail over the South with prospects of isolated thunderstorms over parts of Akwa Ibom during the morning hours.

“Later in the day, isolated thunderstorms are expected over parts of Imo, Ogun, Ondo, Osun, Edo, Abia, Anambra, Delta, Bayelsa, Rivers, Lagos, Cross River and Akwa Ibom states,” the agency said.

According to NiMet, sunny and hazy skies are anticipated over the Northern region during the forecast period on Tuesday.

It forecast sunny skies with few patches of cloud to prevail over the Northcentral states during the forecast period, with prospects of isolated thunderstorms over parts of Kogi and Nasarawa during afternoon and evening hours.

The agency anticipated the inland and the coastal cities of the South to be under cloudy skies with sunshine intervals and with chances of isolated thunderstorms over parts of Akwa Ibom state during the morning hours.

NiMet envisaged isolated thunderstorms over parts of Edo, Ondo, Osun, Ogun, Imo, Delta Bayelsa, Rivers, Akwa Ibom, Lagos and Cross River states as the day progressed.

“For Wednesday, sunny and hazy skies are anticipated over the Northern region during the forecast period. Sunny skies with patches of cloud should prevail over the Northcentral region throughout the period of forecast.

“The inland and the coastal cities of the South should be under cloudy skies with sunshine intervals during the morning hours, while there are chances of few isolated thunderstorms over the region,” it said.

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2023: I Will Not Impose My Successor On Rivers — Wike

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Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers on Thursday said he would not impose any governorship aspirant of his choice on the people of Rivers come 2023.

Wike gave the assurance in a statement issued by Mr. Kelvin Ebiri, his Special Assistant on Media, in Port Harcourt.

He assured that the leadership of the party would meet to decide who to support at the appropriate time.

Wike however said that he is obliged to ensure that Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) wins the 2023 governorship election in Rivers.

“One mistake I will not make is to impose somebody. From my experience as a student of history, reality has shown that it is difficult for you to say Joseph is the man I can trust.

”Until you give somebody power and money, that is only when you will know whether that person is trustworthy or not,” he said.

Wike stated that God would not allow someone who will destroy all the remarkable progress the state had made over the years to be the next governor.

”God will ensure that it is only someone who is courageous, firm and ready to protect the interest of Rivers that will succeed me.

“Rivers is a state that so many people have an interest in. It is a state that you have to put your feet on the ground. It is a state that you have to annoy a lot of Nigerians and a lot of Nigerians will hate you.

“But what is important is for you to know is what is good for your people and stand for your people. Do not allow personal interest to sway you against the interest of your people,” Wike stated.

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VIDEO: Moment Obi Cubana Met Wizkid Backstage At London Show

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Obinna Iyiegbu popularly known as Obi Cubana, a Nigerian entrepreneur, and businessman who chairs the Obi Cubana group of companies showed up at the O2 Arena in London venue of the talked about, a sold-out concert by Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, known as Wizkid.

Cubana like many other notable Nigerians was in attendance to support one of Nigeria’s most successful artists who kicked off the beginning of his O2 arena concert as he treated his 20,000 fans with premium entertainment for three nights in a roll.

On the first night, he had on stage with him other artistes like American Superstar Chris Brown. He also brought hitmaker Tems, Buju with the Golden Voice, British Singer Ella Mai, and British rapper Skepta who all featured in his ‘Made In Lagos’ album, as he performed songs from there.

The Popular socialite and businessman, who had shared a video of himself and Wizkid after his third night show at the O2 Arena, London wrote on his page, “Proud of you #wizkidayo“

Watch Video Below;

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Former Senate President Joseph Wayas Is Dead

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Former Senate President in the Second Republic, Joseph Wayas is dead.

The death of Joseph Wayas, was announced by Governor Ben Ayade’s spokesman, Christian Ita on Thursday.

According to the governor, Joseph Wayas gave up the ghost in the early hours of Tuesday in a London hospital.

Ayade said the late politician has left a lasting legacy that will be remembered for a long time, describing the death of the 80-year-old as a monumental loss to the state and Nigeria.

He, however, condoled with the family of Wayas and said his death is a “collective loss and the pains a shared one”.

The statement reads: “As a state, Cross River is in pains as we mourn the passing of our illustrious son. He was a rare gem. Dr Wayas’ demise is indeed a monumental loss to our dear state and Nigeria,” Ayade was quoted as saying.

“As Senate President, Dr Wayas contributed to the deepening of Nigeria’s democratic ethos through his robust and vibrant leadership of the upper legislative chamber.

“And since his retirement from active politics, the former Senate President had been playing a fatherly and stabilising role in the politics and affairs of our state.”

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