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Top Journalist, Sulaiman Aledeh births ‘Political Stew’ on TVC

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After a year’s hiatus, ace broadcast-journalist and publisher of Nigeria’s burgeoning online integrated media platform, ALEDEH (www.aledeh.com), Sulaiman Aledeh is back on television.kmkm

The seasoned broadcast journalist and media entrepreneur is coming back on television with a new show “Political Stew” which will air on Television Continental.

Political Stew is a “live talk show that brings the people abreast of daily political happenings in Nigeria and around the world”.

The new TV talk show is coming at a time the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC released timetable for the 2019 general elections in Nigeria and also Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari has declared for the second term.

This online news platform recalls that Mr Aledeh, a seasoned broadcaster, left Channels television in March 2017. On the 26th of that same month, which was his birthday, Sulai as he is fondly called, launched an integrated online platform ALEDEH (www.aledeh.com).

Before his experience with Channels television, Mr Aledeh was a pioneer staff of Television Continental, he also presented programmes for radio and television like A.M Lagos, the flagship breakfast show for Radio Nigeria – making him the station’s most prolific serving presenter.

During his stint with Channels television, Sulai made headlines with his colleagues covering two major national elections in Nigeria in 2011 and 2015.

Apart from his daily show Sunrise Daily, Mr Aledeh has been seen on Politics Today, State of the Nation and the Station’s flagship News at 10.

Sulai handled political programmes and also made daily news and current affairs for Channels television.

The broadcaster had a short stint with Arise television before he resigned to focus fully on his online platform, ALEDEH (www.aledeh.com) which has since become a one-stop news portal for many.

However, owing to his love for television, Sulai has now returned with a new talk show “Political Stew” which is expected to set the pace for “political discourse” ahead of the 2019 general elections in Nigeria.

In April, Sulai gave a hint about the show on the micro-blogging site, Twitter but refused to mention the television station that the show will be aired.

Like Sulai, a poll was also created by @politicalstewng, asking the people to guess the television station that will air the show.

“Political Stew debuts soon. Can you guess on which Nigerian Television station this show will air?” @politicalstewng had tweeted in April, with African Independent Television, Channels Television, Nigerian Television Authority, and Television Continental listed as the possible stations to air the much anticipated political show of the year.

The result of the poll showed that the people believed that the show will be aired on Television Continental as the station received 56% of the votes cast.

AIT – 8%

Channels TV – 33%

NTA – 3%

TVC – 56%, the poll results from @politicalstewng Twitter handle read.

Meanwhile, you can follow Political Stew on its social media platforms to know daily political happenings in Nigeria and around the world.

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10-year old girl launches two books

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L-R: Toni Kan, guest speaker; Munachi Mbonu, author of the books title “ Concealed and The Child of Destiny”, her mother Ify Mbonu, and Nicolas Okoye, president/CEO, Anabel Group, during the books presentation in Lagos.

 

It was a gathering of A lists authors, book aficionados, and captains of industries at the Terra Kulture, Victoria Island, Lagos to launch two books written by 10-year old Munachi Mbonu.

The books, Concealed and Chidubem: A child of destiny  were products of leisurely exercises by the Year Six pupil of Grande Oakbridge Montessori School, Osapa London, Lekki, which she wrote to entertain her cousins until her mother, Ifeoma, urged her to seek a wider audience.

Munachi said Concealed, centered on a group of young friends in school learning what is valuable and love, was inspired by TV drama series, Friends; while Chidubem, which features a boy adapting to city life after relocating from the village, was influenced by her interactions with her cousins who had similar experience.

“When the house is noisy, my Mummy tells us to go to our rooms and read and do book reviews. She doesn’t like us watching the TV for long periods. I started writing stories and giving them to my cousin’s to read.

“The first book was from TV drama shows; the second book was inspired by my cousins who moved from the village to Lagos. They did not like some things we liked here but were willing to learn new things and adapt,” she said.

Munachi’s Mum said the girl started writing at seven.

“She’s been writing from seven. I got her first laptop at five.  So she would sketch some things and write about them. At age seven, she started writing.  During the holidays I buy a lot of books and tell her to do a book review.  She has written about five or six books.

Ms Mbonu said she thought the books were ripe for publishing because she enjoyed reading them as an adult.

“When I read Chidumbem, it was really funny.  I was laughing.  I told her that older people needed to read her books, not just her cousins.  She was scared at first but I encouraged her.  We met with an editor who saw the manuscript and she was impressed,” said Ms Mbonu.

Advising other parents, Ms Mbonu urged parents to invest in their wards.

“I will advise parents to invest in their children first before investing for their children.  Expose a child to multiple activities and through that you know what the child likes,” she said.

Guest of honour at the launch, Tony Kan, popular writer and poet, who started writing at 11, urged Munachi’s parents to support her.

He shared how he ended up studying English at the University of Jos after three failures to get in for Medicine.  He also said his love for writing had taken him all over the world.

“I wanted to study Medicine at the University of Jos.  I was admitted for Chemistry, the first time, then Biochemistry, then Microbiology.  My uncle then asked what I wanted to do, and I opted for English.  In the first year, we had a reading list of 48 books.  I had read 47 of them.

I want to say to Mum and Dad, this girl is doing something great; encourage her.  I have traveled all over the world but I have never bought a ticket in my life.  I get invitations from people because of my books,” he said.

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Singer, Wizkid booked till 2021

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NIGERIAN singer Ayo Balogun, popularly known as Wizkid, has revealed that he has been booked for shows for the next three years.

 The ‘Soco’ crooner made the announcement on his Twitter handle @wizkidayo, where he wrote, “booked for three years”.
 Wizkid has released several hit tracks this year including ‘Soco’, ‘Fake Love’, ‘Manya’ and ‘Nowo’.

‘Soco’, in which he featured Ceeza Mili, Spotless and Terri, is a fast-paced Afro-beat tune that has grown to become the most favourite song for the ‘Shaku Shaku’ dance.

In February 2014, Wizkid became the first ever Nigerian musician to have over 1 million followers on Twitter.

He went on to become the first Afro-beat artiste to appear in the 2018 Guinness World Records, for his contribution to Drake’s hit song ‘One Dance’.

The 27-year- old recently sold out the O2 hall in London and is set to release a much-anticipated album later in 2018.

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Revealed! How Apostle Suleman foretold Lagos explosion (Video)

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When the Lord decides to do something, He reveals it to His Prophets. So, when God speaks through His Prophet, you should listen and take it seriously.

Two months ago, precisely on 29th of April, 2018, servant of God and senior pastor at Omega Fire Ministries, Apostle (Prof.) Johnson Suleiman, prophesied of the tanker explosion that occurred in Lagos on Thursday, 28th of June, 2018.

Revealing the Lord’s message during the Sunday service, the ‘Oracle of God’ told his congregation of a fire incident to happen between Lagos and Ibadan highway. “I see fire on the highway, between Lagos and Ibadan. I see a newspaper talking about 100 people being feared dead in the inferno. I see one vehicle hitting the next and the next hitting the next,” he prophesied and asked that people pray.

What proof do we then need to identify a true God’s Prophet.

Watch the video below;

https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=10156258126890631&id=159609445630

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