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Education / Ungrateful Prince: New Children’s Book Hits Market by Irukkanews: 12:40pm On Mar 30
A new book titled The Ungrateful Prince and written by three siblings, Michael, Chidinma and Chiamaka Anosike, students of Laureatefield Schools, Montessori, Nursery, Primary and College, Olusesi Street, Onireke ,Off Ojo Military Barracks, Ojo Lagos, is now selling fast in the market.

The book teaches the negative effect of ungratefulness and the positive power of always practicing gratitude.

Speaking further on the book, Michael Anosike, the eldest of the siblings said that even though times are
hard, people should always try to be positive. Anosike, who is 12 years and in Junior Secondary School three (JSS3), said that being positive or practicing gratitude is one of the keys to success in life.

According to him, in the school, they were taught five magic words which are supposed to help people
to always remain positive.

However, he said that a lot of people are not putting the words into practice, the more reason why anger, bitterness and hatred are now ruling the world.

The child author appealed to parents and teachers to as much as possible try to raise their children with love and care.

His words,“ even as children we know that things are difficult, but it should not make people to lose their soul.

Parents and teachers should try as much as possible to be raising their children with love and care. They must not be transferring the frustrations in the world to the children. If children are raised well, the future would be much better than it is now.”

Jobs/Vacancies / Executive Hsk Manager(male) Urgently Needed!! by Irukkanews: 11:31am On Mar 24
A five-star hotel in Lagos is urgently looking for an executive housekeeping manager.General Requirements:

Minimum 4 years experience in a branded hotel
Minimum qualification - OND
Not more than 40 years
Positive attitude & self-motivated
Hardworking & smart
Gender: Male

**Location: Lagos Nigeria**

If you meet the above requirements, please submit your full application by email to group-hr@irukka.com.

Application closes on or before 18th April 2022.

Business / Coldberry Ice Cream NG Staff Disclaimer by Irukkanews: 12:46pm On Feb 16
NOTICE: The general public is hereby informed that Alowonle Barakat Omolabake whose photo appears above is no longer a staff of ColdBerry Ice Cream NG/Romeo's Pizza NG.

She ceased being a staff of ColdBerry Ice Cream NG/Romeo's Pizza NG from the date of this publication.

Anyone who does business with her does so at his/her own risk. The General Public should please take note..

Business / Alaba Traders Lament High Level Of Extortion By Ojo Council Workers by Irukkanews: 3:47pm On Feb 10
Traders at Alaba International Market, Ojo Lagos State have appealed to the governor of Lagos State,
Babajide Sanwo-Olu to come to their aid over the menace of Ojo local government workers.

According to them, all that the workers in the council are doing is extorting traders and customers going
in and out of the market under different disguises.

They said that the attitude of the council workers is negatively affecting business transactions in the
market.

The traders said that truck drivers pay an upward of N50.000 to different sets of council workers from
Volkswagen Bus stop to Alaba international market.

According to them, even customers who come to the market to buy electronics equipment are also
extorted on their way out of the market, adding that such has been making them to be losing valuable
customers as a lot of them no longer come back.

A dealer in the market, Chinedu Okonkwo said that doing business in Alaba is increasingly becoming
frustrating because of the activities of the council workers.

According to him, customers are no longer coming to the market because of the way they are being
harassed by the workers in the local government area.

He said that the council workers have constituted different taskforces to be extorting traders and
customers.

According to him,one of the taskforces is one that is allegedly collecting revenue for Oba of Ojo.

His words,“To bring containers to Alaba market now, you have to pay through your nose because of the
council workers who lined themselves along the road that is coming into the market. Once they see any
container coming into Alaba, they will block the only road until the driver give them money.

They don’t even mind that they are obstructing free flow of traffic. That is the main reason why traffic does not move freely along Alaba road. I am calling on Governor Sanwo-Olu to come to our aid.

Source: https://irukkanews.com/alaba-traders-lament-high-level-of-extortion-by-ojo-council-workers/

Politics / Buhari Missing In This List Of Popular World Leaders by Irukkanews: 3:52pm On Jan 21
President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria is missing in the list of popular world leaders'

However, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was voted as the "most popular" among the world leaders, according to a survey conducted by Morning Consult.

Narendra Modi topped the list of 'most popular' world leaders with 71 per cent approval rating.

According to the global approval rating released by Morning Consult Political Intelligence, PM Modi has beaten notable political personalities like US President Joe Biden, UK PM Boris Johnson and many more. Recall that Modi topped the list of the "most popular" world leaders in November 2021 with a score of 70% 'approval rating'.

"The latest approval rating is based on data collected from January 13 to 19, 2022. Approval ratings are based on a seven-day moving average or adult residents in each country, with sample sizes varying" by the demographic," Morning Consult Political Intelligence mentioned on its website while explaining the process of voting the most popular political leader. It is pertinent to mention that this is not the first time PM Modi was voted the most popular leader. In May 2020, he topped the list with 84% popularity.

However, in May 2021, the approval rating dipped to 63%. Although, in September 2021, PM Modi was again ranked the most approved global leader.

Biden secures 6th position

Among other prominent global leaders, Mexico President López Obrador was at second position with a 66% approval rating and Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi has a 60% approval rating. His rating went up by 2% since November 2021. While President Biden secured 43% votes, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, French President Emmanuel Macron and UK PM Johnson were voted as the least popular leaders with 37%, 34% and 26% ratings, respectively. Check the list here.

The ratings as of January 2022, stated that 71% of the average Indian (literate) population approved PM Modi, while only 21% disapproved of him. Nevertheless, when it came to US President Joe Biden, nearly 49% of the US population disliked him. In addition, at least 56% of the American citizens also believed that Biden has not outdone ex-US Presidents in areas of job performance.

The report comes as the US President has completed one-year in office. However, he received slightly better grades than his predecessor, Donald Trump, at the same point four years ago.

Source: https://irukkanews.com/buhari-missing-in-this-list-of-popular-world-leaders/

Politics / ABIA 2023: Okezie Ikpeazu Should Stick To Abia Charter Of Equity - Ichie Okpara by Irukkanews: 1:58pm On Jan 21
The Director General of Ihe Abia, a socio-political organisation committed to good governance and accountability in Abia State and Nigeria, Ichie Emeka Okpara has called on the state governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu and other stakeholders in Abia State to ensure that power transits peacefully to Abia North senatorial zone come 2023.

Speaking to newsmen at his country home in Isuochi, Umunneochi Local Government Area of Abia State, Okpara said it was enshrined in the the Abia Charter of Equity which has been in existence and operation since 1999 that each of the three senatorial zones would take 8 years in office as governor and pass on the baton to the next zone.

He maintained that it was the turn of Abia North to produce the next governor of the state in line with the principles of equity, justice and fairness since the other two zones have also taken their turns to govern Abia State.

"The Abia Charter of Equity which is anchored on the principles of justice, equity and fairness was bequeathed to us by our founding fathers in 1999 and it has enabled us to live peacefully as brothers in the past 23 years without any zone feeling marginalized by another. The Charter gives every zone a sense of belonging because political offices are shared harmoniously", he said.

He pointed out that it was necessary for the zoning arrangement to continue from where it started in 1999 to forestall the breakdown of law and order in Abia State as every zone has had a shot at the highest office in the State.

He called on those seeking to retain power to consider the wider implications of their selfish ambition and save Abia State from politics of rancour and acrimony which is bound to creep into the State if Abia North is denied its rightful chance to produce the next governor.

"Those from Abia South Senatorial zone that insist on retaining power should examine their demands and be mindful of the dangers it portend for the peace loving people of Abia. The rotation of power has been very peaceful and any attempt to deny the due beneficiaries of this charter would spell doom for Abia now and in the future. This new division of Old Aba and Old Bende zones are not only archaic but alien to us. The constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria delineates each state into three Senatorial zones. Apart from that, any other delineation is alien to us and unacceptable" Okpara said.

He called on governor Okezie Ikpeazu to work with other stakeholders to ensure that power transits to Abia North in fulfillment of the promise he made in 2019 while campaigning for his second term of office.

"The governor made a promise to Ndi Abia during his second term bid that the torch of equity would remain alight in his time in Abia by ensuring that power goes back to Abia North in 2023, being where it started in 1999. This is the time to rally other stakeholders and redeem the promise he made. Being the last beneficiary, it is incumbent on him to pass the torch of equity to Abia North in fulfillment of his promise and in furtherance of peace and stability in Abia State.

The peace we enjoy on Abia State is a product of love and understanding. It is based on the principle of equity. We are brothers and the best we can do to maintain this peace is not to disrupt the process and allow it to run smoothly" he said.

The Abia Charter of Equity was conceived by the elders of the State in 1999 so that the three zones that make up the state would each have a taste of executive power after every eight years. In 1999 Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu from Abia North became governor and the torch moved to Chief T. A. Orji from Abia Central in 2007.

The present governor Dr. Okezie Victor Ikpeazu from Abia South is the last to complete the circle having taken over from the Central Senatorial zone in 2015 and was re-elected in 2019 to complete his second term which ends in 2023.

According to Okpara, Ihe Abia as an organization stands for peace and justice for all men irrespective of where they come from.

"If it was the turn of Abia South or Central to produce the next governor, Ihe Abia would have strongly supported that aspiration as well". He extolled the foresight of Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu in allowing the power move from the North to the Central and now in the South Senatorial zone.

"If Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu did not insist on implementing the Abia charter of equity in 2007, it is very possible that power would still have remained in Abia North till now. Such a development would have been counter-productive as other zones would have felt marginalized in their own state. I enjoin governor Ikpeazu to be as gentlemanly as is predecessors by ensuring that power moves back to Abia North in 2023".

Presently, there are subtle moves by people from Abia South where the governor comes from to retain the governorship seat even as some elements from Abia Central are also angling to take over from the incumbent.

source: https://irukkanews.com/abia-2023-okezie-ikpeazu-should-stick-to-abia-charter-of-equity-ichie-okpara/

Events / The Smart Full Sound Equipment To Equip Your Church by Irukkanews: 2:23pm On Jan 18
In this special article, we are going to be answering some of your questions as regards what sound types of equipment make a perfect, complete and smart church?

What is the Perfect and Smart Church Package to Equip Your Church With This Upcoming Harvest 2021?

So, back to the question of what makes what sound equipment makes a perfect, complete, and smart church?

Irukka’s smart church package comes with everything needed to power and safeguard the arrays. Here are all you need to equip your church to make smart church settings

The Irukka Smart Church Package includes:

Amplifier
A good Mixer – Either Digital or Analog will be a perfect fit
Advanced improve water-resistant line array system – Speaker Systems
Speaker management (Digital processor) systems
A very good Keyboard – we usually recommend any of the Roland or Kurzweil Keyboards
Fly frames.
Smart cable and accessories.
Both Electric and Acoustic Drum set – the goes hand in hand
Power Surge is needed from protecting all of the above from electrical surges.

For more, visit www.irukka.com

Food / Why We Want To Become Mcdonalds Of Africa -chairman Romeo’s Pizza And Coldberry by Irukkanews: 4:15pm On Dec 24, 2021
The chairman of Irukka Online Limited, the owners of Romeo’s Pizza and Coldberry Ice Cream, Ifeanyi Onwubiko, has given reason for opening many branches of the quick service restaurants all over the country.

At a briefing at the opening of their Festac Town branch, he said having many branches of a business is a strategy that help in bulk purchases of materials and there by save cost.

He explained that having many branches would also help them in contributing their own quota towards reducing the unemployment rate in the country.

According to him, they are taking a cue from McDonalds in the United States that has provided the biggest employment for the people of America.

He said from Thursday to Saturday, they opened three outlets in different parts of Lagos, adding that their outlets in Garaki and Gwarimpa areas of Abuja have already employed hundreds of Nigerians.

Onwubiko said that Romeo’s Pizza is a franchise of Romeo’s Pizza of the State of Ohio in the United States and that it is currently the fastest growing pizza company in the whole of United States.

His words: “ The reason we are in branch opening spree, opening three different outlets in the last three days, is because we want to be like McDonalds in the United States. McDonalds has provided the most jobs than any other business in the history of the United States.”

https://irukkanews.com/why-we-want-to-become-mcdonalds-of-africa-onwubiko-chairman-romeos-pizza-and-coldberry-ice-cream/

Food / Romeo's Pizza And Coldberry Ice Cream Berth In Lagos by Irukkanews: 9:53am On Dec 16, 2021
Romeo's pizza and Coldberry Ice cream will today open its first outlet in the Surulere area of Lagos.Romeo's pizza is a franchise of Romeo's pizza of State of Ohio in the United States.

According to the chairman of Irukka Online Limited, the owners of the franchise in Nigeria, Ifeanyi Onwubiko, Romeo's pizza operates with the same standard world wide.

What that means is that it is the same quality of pizza that Americans are enjoying that he has brought to Nigeria.He said that they have come to give Nigerians the real quality and taste of pizza which is unlike what has been in the market.

Onwubiko said that they are emulating the parent brand in the United States with regard to spread, adding that after they opened the outlet at Adeniran Ogunsanya surulere, just close to the popular Shitta bridge today,tomorrow they would open another outlet at 11 Road by First Avenue junction, Festac Town and on Saturday, another one at Admiralty way, Lekki.

His words," We have come with American quality and standard pizza and from today, Lagosians will begin to have a taste of real pizza. So please join us at the historic opening of Romeo's pizza at Adeniran Ogunsanya Surulere this afternoon. Wonderful packages await the early arrivals. We are here to give Lagosians in particular and Nigerians in general an experience that they have never had before in .

https://irukkanews.com/romeos-pizza-and-coldberry-ice-cream-berth-in-lagos/

Business / All You Need To Equip Your Church by Irukkanews: 4:42pm On Dec 08, 2021
Welcome to Irukka Online! We are Nigeria’s biggest musical and sound equipment Warehouse. Home of Quality & Top Brands, Low-priced alternatives, & Original Musical Accessories with Over 19 Locations Nationwide, Open 7 days a Week & Unbeatable Service & Customer Support.

On our blog, we serve you the trending news in the musical and sound equipment world.

MORE THAN JUST A PIANO

This is the KP300X Keyboard synthesizer from @kurzweilmusic and here are some amazing features you never thought you would see in a keyboard synthesizer of its class.

The #KP300X puts the whole backing band at your fingertips to play along with you. The 4-speaker stereo #soundsystem and USB MIDI song recorder allow you to record your own keyboard performances and play them back. Other features include: 128 voice polyphony, 50 user presets, transpose, tune, a metronome, and a split/layer keyboard function.

In addition, the #performance assistant helps you to perform various idiomatic musical phrases that can be triggered by playing just a few keys.

Did you know? 2 units of Our latest #wharfedaleDiamond Studio BT uses a BT Stereo link mode, to create their own Stereo linked pair! Well, if you didn’t, now you do and this is what makes it #different and unique from the regular Bluetooth studio monitors.

Another amazing feature of the Diamond Studio BT is it uses #TWS (True Wireless Stereo) technology to create a controllable linked pair of #speakers from a single #Bluetooth input.

Super Incredible! and the more reason why you need to cop yours and ASAP! You can always send a dm to place an order or visit our website www.irukka.com to get yours.

THE COMBO FOR YOU

This is the package you have been searching for! The @presonus #broadcastaccessory pack #Podcasters, live streamers, gamers, and YouTubers, Get in here! This is the package you have been searching for! The @presonus #broadcastaccessory pack is absolutely everything you need to upgrade your online presence in a single and affordable purchase! It consists of a Microphone boom arm, a stand, a pop filter for #noisecancellation, an XLR cable, and the PreSonus #HD7headphones all in one bundle.

Your Production would never be the same with this broadcast pack, So send a dm to get yours or visit our website www.irukka.com to get yours.

Education / CCNY Students Excel At National STEM Research Conference by Irukkanews: 12:13pm On Dec 07, 2021
Eleven City College of New York undergraduates from its Division of Science and Grove School of Engineering were winners at the ABRCMS 2021: The Virtual Experience.

The students were among 4,000 participants in the Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS) event that attracts undergraduate and graduate students, researchers, scientists, program directors and administrators from more than 350 U.S. colleges and universities.

Following are details about the 11 CCNY winners at ABRCMS, their disciplines and project titles:

Adebola Ademola, sophomore, biomedical science; physiology, “Opioids on the Verge of Cancellation! Discharge Opioid Elimination after Ambulatory Breast Surgery”;

Goodness Njoku Austin, senior, biology; social and behavioral sciences and public health, “Factors Associated with Poor Outcomes of Childhood Cancer in Africa”;

Mykel Barrett, senior, biology; developmental biology, “Bioinformatic and Experimental Evaluation of Transcription Factor Binding Site Specificity Within the Context of the Developing Retina”;

Scarlet Nazareth Martinez Cardoze, senior, chemical engineering; computational and systems biology category, “In Silico Discovery of Neutralizing Agents Targeting SARS-CoV-2 Spike Glycoprotein”;

Jayda Grant, sophomore, social and behavioral sciences and public health, “Barriers to Uptake of Immunotherapy for Breast Cancer from the Perspective of Oncology Nurses: A Qualitative Analysis”;

Abigail Montalmant, senior, biomedical sciences; social and behavioral sciences and public health, “Missing Beats: Who's Left Out of Music Therapy Trials and Why this Matters”;

Chizuruoke Onuoha, sophomore, biomedical science; social and behavioral sciences and public health, “Colorectal Cancer in African American Young Adults: A Literature Review”;

Ekene Onwubiko, senior, biology; social and behavioral sciences and public health category, “Pathologists’ Perception about Access to Immunotherapy for Breast Cancer: A Qualitative Analysis”;

Rooshi Parikh, junior, biomedical science; engineering, physics and mathematics, “Carbon Nanotube Optical Reporter to Monitor Lysosomal Storage Disease in the Brain”;

Anna Solomon, senior, biomedical science; social and behavioral sciences and public health, “Ethical Challenges in Oncology: Dilemmas and Consequences”; and

Keitha Varela, first-year med student, biomedical medicine; cancer biology, “A MRI Radiomics Model to Identify Features Specifically Associated with TNBC.”
ABRCMS is one of the largest, professional conferences for underrepresented minority students to pursue advanced professional development skills in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. At the event, students are given the opportunity to present their research, explore graduate schools, and network with other students and researchers to expand their connections and opportunities.

Source: https://irukkanews.com/ccny-students-excel-at-national-stem-research-conference/

Business / Re: How Prepared Is Your Sound System For Your Harvest This Year? by Irukkanews: 5:41pm On Nov 24, 2021
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Business / How Prepared Is Your Sound System For Your Harvest This Year? by Irukkanews: 9:32am On Nov 24, 2021
Yes, it’s that time of the year that we have a lot of activities coming on all around us. Churches around the world and especially in Nigeria will be having their harvest, with a lot of live concerts, crusades that will be happening because it’s the end of the year 2021.

The big question is, how prepared is your church sound system?

The harvest period is always that time of the year where our various churches come together to worship on a grand scale and this majorly involves lots of praise and worship sessions, with so many sound mixes for the praise sessions and the quality of sound equipment determines how good and remarkably the harvest would be.

That’s why it is more than imperative to make a perfect choice when getting sound equipment for the harvest. We at Irukka Online Sound Equipment store believe that your worship experience is a function of the types and quality of equipment and level of preparedness going into the harvest season 2021.

Here is what we think and why you should buy from us – Irukka Online Music and Sound Equipment NG?

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Irukka is a well know sound equipment brand that has provided its customers with top-notch sound equipment that stands the test of time And at the best prices. So with Irukka you are sure to get optimum value for your money so you’re getting great quality for the best price.

Quick and Nationwide Delivery

It is no news that the harvest period is a time where churches from all over the nation come together to worship irrespective of the location, and one of the best parts of shopping with Irukka is the fact that you can get quick and reliable delivery nationwide so distance is never a barrier as far as you’re shopping with Irukka Online Limited.

How Prepared is Your Sound System for Your Harvest

AVOID MIDDLE-MEN

The hassle of getting the right sound equipment for harvest is always high due to the fact that middlemen are always there to stand as an intermediary between the sound company and the churches, with Irukka you don’t need middlemen you get the best equipment directly from the source at the best prices so why not visit our website today www.irukka .com to start shopping the right way for sound equipment in the coming harvest.

Ever-Ready and Standby Sound Engineers

Our ever-ready in-house sound engineers are always able to meet your installation needs, with no obligation it is free. Talk to us and get free expert advice and book a free soundcheck in any of our stores spread across the six geopolitical zones of Nigeria. So as you are getting ready for this year’s harvest in your church, come with your Pastors, Sound engineers, come check out what we have in stock for you.

For more, visit Irukka.com

Business / High Court Reinstates Igboanuzue Led ASPMDA Caretaker Committe by Irukkanews: 1:26pm On Nov 16, 2021
Sunday

Federal High Court in Lagos Judicial Division has reinstated the Sir Sunday Igboanuzue led Auto Spare Parts and Machinery Dealers Association (ASPMDA), Caretaker Committee.

The Lagos State Governor, Babjide Sanwo-Olu had given the Igboanuzue committee between 60 to 90 days to conduct election into the executives of the market.

However, before the expiration of the date, another caretaker committee, which was led by one Anthony Ohagwu was imposed on the traders.

The imposition of the new caretaker committee made the general election which the Sunday Igboanuzue committee was planning to suffer a setback.

Recall that an order pending at the Federal High Court of July22,2021 in Suit No: FHC/L/CS/566/2021 between Ikechukwu Ogbo & Ors V. ASPMDA per Honourable Justice P.O. Lifu, which inter alia mandated all parties and the association to maintain status quo with regard to the removal from office of the Chief Sunday Igboanuzue led interim committee and conduct of the association’s election pending when the matters submitted before the court will be fully determined.

However, the traders said that to their shock and surprise, the Lagos State Attorney General wrote a letter dated 18 th October,2021, purportedly directing one Anthony Ohagwu and two others to take over the leadership of the peaceful association, when there was no letter written to the current leadership of the association, directing them to handover the leadership and despite the pending order of court.

According to them, the knowledge of the letter from the Attorney General came to them through the appointed individuals, adding that it came at the time the entire members were making move to assuage and reconcile the aggrieved parties who legitimately sought the order of competent court of law in order to pave way for the conduct of general election as directed by the Lagos State governor.

In the ruling on Thursday, November 11,2021,the Federal High Court had ordered thus:

"This Honourable Court made on the 22th of July,2021,hereby reiterated that all parties who have appeared through their respective counsel in the court today are hereby directed to maintain the status quo and advice their respective clients to keep the peace pending the hearing and determination of all pending motions and applications in the suit.”

The matter was adjourned to January 19 th 2022.

The traders hailed the court ruling and described the action of the Lagos State Attorney General as willful disrespect to the pending order of Federal High Court in Suit No:FHC/L/CS/566/2021 and an attempt to cause mayhem in the market.

Source: https://irukkanews.com/high-court-reinstates-igboanuzue-led-aspmda-caretaker-committe-sacks-ohagwu-caretaker-committee/

Politics / Anambra Guber: Primate Ayodele Fired Blank by Irukkanews: 3:59pm On Nov 08, 2021
The Leader Of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Elijah Ayodele, got it all wrong in his prophecy on the November 6,Anambra State Governorship Election.

In a statement signed by his media aide, Osho Oluwatosin, the prophet who wants people to believe that he is the Elijah of our time had said thus, ‘

’The government should make security available during the Anambra governorship election, they have not looked at the aspect of security. There will be kidnapping, hijacking, killings and all sorts of misconduct in the election. The aspirants too are not looking at the safety of their people’s lives, they are only conscious of their vote, if they begin to kill them, how will they vote?’’

However, evidence on ground showed that Primate Ayodele was wrong in his prophecy of Armageddon as the election was free of killing, kidnapping and the other vices.

Based on his prophecy of doom, a lot of people had to relocate from Anambra to other states. Primate Ayodele had also prophesied that Anambra people no longer want the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), that has been in control of the state for the past 16 years.

According to him, nobody in Anambra state is ready for APGA and APC.

His words,‘’People are tired of APGA, they don’t want APGA but the party wants to enforce power through rigging, they are not getting it right. Governor Willie Obiano isn’t doing his homework properly and it will affect their victory. Nobody is ready for APGA and APC in Anambra but both of them are bent on taking it by force. Except Governor Willie Obiano begs the people of Anambra and prays to God, the people will not vote for APGA.”

But contrary to the prophecy,Anambra people voted massively for the All Progressives Grand Alliance.

Out of the 21 local government areas that have been declared,Prof.Chukwuma Soludo of APGA won 18,Valentine Ozigbo of the PDP won one while Ifeanyi Uba of the YPP won one.
Commenting on the prophecy, Ngozi Emedoluibe said that it was not God that was talking to Ayodele, rather the prophet was saying what he felt would happen during the election.

According to him, what all the prophets in Nigeria are doing is mere guess work.
He said that God has used Anambra State governorship election to expose Primate Ayodele as a fake prophet.

https://irukkanews.com/anambra-guber-primate-ayodele-fired-blank/

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Celebrities / Jaruma Blows Hot At Regina Daniels by Irukkanews: 2:45pm On Nov 03, 2021
The controversy between Actress Regina Daniels And Jaruma continues.

Jaruma has slammed Regina Daniels over her statement about her using every opportunity to create content.

Jaruma has alleged that she paid Regina Daniels the sum of Ten Million Naira, N10,000,000 just for the purpose of visibility and being able to reach more people since she was on the spotlight.

Jaruma also alleged that in three months, Regina Daniels only posted three times and went ahead to give a breakdown of the N10,000,000.

See Jaruma's post below;

Events / Ashdown Bass Combo, An Ideal Choice For The Working Guitar Player by Irukkanews: 3:30pm On Oct 30, 2021
An ideal choice for the working guitar player – easy to transport and fit on the smallest of stages. Ashdown bass combos are designed and aimed at serious amateurs and pro users.

Ashdown amp heads have the tone and power to get your point over on any stage. And for a product that’s handmade in Ashdown’s UK custom shop, we think it’s very good value for your money. Why not magnify your tone and hear the difference with Ashdown’s wide range of amp heads and bass combos.

Ashdown Music is well known all over the world as an industry standard in bass amplification, with a huge user-list that reads like a who’s who of the world’s greatest bass players. It’s such a strong reputation that Ashdown’s equally impressive guitar products sometimes tend to be a little unfairly overshadowed. Ashdown’s unwavering focus on design and innovation is plain to see in a product collection that encompasses tube and hybrid amps and combos, practice amps, FX pedals, and the groundbreaking B-Social – combining wireless connectivity of instruments and mobile devices to create the perfect amplification and recording hub for a bass player’s home.

Launched back in 2020, Ashdown’s Guitar Magnifier heads and combos take their inspiration from the best-selling Bass Magnifier range. Designed by amp guru Dave Green and made in the UK at Ashdown’s Essex Custom Shop, the bass combo and amp heads collection promises great tone and real-world versatility at affordable prices.

An ideal choice for the working guitar player – easy to transport and fit on the smallest of stages that work well across a wide range of genres. Used unboosted, you can go from spanky funk and reggae cleans to chiming AC-inspired jangle and a slightly gnarlier pushed crunch, which sounds great for blues and country.

There’s no favouritism for guitars; humbuckers and single coils both sound great thanks to a smooth, predictable passive EQ. With a little practice, it’s easy to dial in any instrument; there are no annoying midrange peaks or treble fizz. Flipping the Boost switch adds a significant chunk of filth, going from crunch up to screaming leads with both gain controls maxed out.

Engaging Boost mode keeps both gain knobs active as the signal cascades from one stage into the next, generating subtle shifts in colour and dynamic response as the controls are tweaked relative to each other. Meanwhile, the Clip switch alters the gain structure for more versatility, tightening up the low-end and adding upper-mid harmonics.

For more, visit https://irukka.com/ashdown-bass-combo-an-ideal-choice-for-the-working-guitar-player/

Sports / Manchester United Accepts Pogba To Leave The Club On Free Transfer by Irukkanews: 3:03pm On Oct 28, 2021
Manchester United have reportedly accepted that Paul Pogba will leave the club on a free transfer at the end of the season.

The France World Cup winner has entered the final year of his contract and has so far failed to agree a new deal with United.

Real Madrid, Juventus and Paris Saint-Germain have all expressed an interest in signing Pogba.

According to ESPN, United’s hierarchy have felt for several months that Pogba would not sign a new contract and are now resigned to losing him on a free transfer next summer.

The report claims that United will not be looking to secure a transfer fee for Pogba by selling him in the January window, and are planning to keep the 28-year-old for the remainder of the season.

United are also said to be already making plans for Pogba’s departure and will strengthen their midfield options next summer.

When asked about Pogba’s future this week, the midfielder’s agent Mino Raiola said: ‘You would have to ask Manchester United about it.

‘At this moment everything is calm. There is no update.’

Pogba, who returned to United in an £89 million deal from Juventus in 2016, has struggled to find consistency during his second stint at Old Trafford.

The France international started on the bench for United’s 5-0 defeat to Liverpool on Sunday October 24, and was sent off in the 60th minute after he came in at half time.

https://irukkanews.com/manchester-united-accepts-pogba-to-leave-the-club-on-free-transfer/

Politics / FG Begins Valuation Of Properties Belonging To Diezani Alison-madueke by Irukkanews: 1:08pm On Oct 27, 2021
The Federal Government has begun the process for the valuation of properties belonging to several politically exposed persons, including the embattled former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke.

Punch reports that the former Petroleum minister's property located in Banana Island Foreshore Estate, Ikoyi, Lagos, include 18 flats and six penthouses located at Building 3, Block B, Bella Vista, Plot 1, Zone N, Federal Government Layout.

Other notable properties listed include those belonging to the late Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh, whose houses in the Wuse 2 and Maitama high-end neighbourhoods of Abuja were seized. They include No. 14 Adzope Crescent, off Kumasi Crescent; 19 Kumasi Crescent, Wuse 2; and 6 Umme Street, Wuse 2.

Other recovered items listed are 125 pieces of wedding gowns, 13 pieces of small gowns, 41 pieces of waist trainers, 73 pieces of hard flower, 11 pieces of suit, 11 pieces of invisible bra, 73 pieces of veils, 30 pieces of braziers, two pieces of standing fan, 17 pieces of magic skits, six packets of blankets, one table blanket and 64 pairs of shoes.

The Federal Government had last week begun the process of screening 613 independent valuers expected to manage the sale of the assets alleged to have been illegally acquired, which have now been permanently forfeited to it in about 25 locations throughout the country.

The total number of properties marked for auction across the country is 1,620, including cars, houses, phones, laptops, vessels and other valuables.

The Chairman, Inter-ministerial Committee on the Disposal of Forfeited Assets and Solicitor-General of the Federation, Mohammed Etsu, told journalists lasts week that 229 proposals were received for the valuation of plants, machinery, motor vehicles, furniture and equipment, while 75 companies submitted bids for the valuation of water vessels for disposal, and 25 companies presented bids for the valuation of jewellery, ornaments and clothing materials for disposal.

https://irukkanews.com/fg-begins-valuation-of-properties-belonging-to-diezani-alison-madueke/

Sports / Odion Ighalo To Return To Super Eagles by Irukkanews: 5:01pm On Oct 26, 2021
Odion Ighalo is set for a shock return to the Super Eagles squad ahead of next month’s 2022 World Cup qualifiers.

Super Eagles manager Gernot Rohr is set to name the Al-Shabab striker in his squad for the clash against Cape Verde and Liberia next month.

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick, confirmed in a statement on Instagram that he has spoken to him recently about a possible return.

“I had a long conversation with Odion Ighalo, personally I believe we need experience in our attack to combine with our energetic youthful Osimhen, Onuachu, Kelechi et al.

“Odion’s body language is very positive. We are also in touch with his agents and club.

“The vibe going into these last two games and indeed Afcon is very good,” Pinnick wrote on Instagram.

The ex-Watford striker retired from international duty after Nigeria’s third-place finish at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, where he finished as the top scorer with five goals.

https://irukkanews.com/odion-ighalo-set-to-return-to-super-eagles/

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Food / In Romeo’s Pizza And Coldberry Ice Cream, We Know Customer Is King by Irukkanews: 12:47pm On Oct 06, 2021
The Managing Director of Romeo’s Pizza and Coldberry Ice Cream, Nse Nelson has said that they
understand the power of customers and would never take them for granted.

Reacting to the high profile people who have been trooping into the newly opened pizza and ice cream company at Gariki and Gwarimpa areas of Abuja, she said that it is a testimony of their quality.

Recall that the Governor of Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu and his entourage had a time out there
recently, so also was the Senator representing Kogi West senatorial district, Adeyemi.

Nelson said that what Romeo’s pizza and Coldberry Ice Cream have brought to Nigeria’s quick service restaurant is international standard and best practices.

According to her, though Romeo’s Pizza and Coldberry Ice Cream are just few weeks old, it has already become a pace setter in the quick service restaurant industry in the country. She said that it is following the footsteps of the parent body, Romeo’s pizza in the state of Ohio, which is
currently the fastest selling and fastest growing pizza company in the United States.

According to her, they have succeeded in replicating the standard and quality that was set by the parent body, the more reason why highly exposed and traveled people are trooping enmasse.

Her words, “We deeply value and appreciate our customers, both high and low. It is very rare for a company that is not up to one month old to be having governors and senators as customers. But this is as a result of the standard that we have set and we promise that it is going to be forward ever and backward never. We are following closely the high standard that Romeo’s Pizza in the State of Ohio has set, which has make them the fastest selling as well as the fastest growing pizza company in the United States and we are already replicating that in Nigeria and very soon, we would everywhere in Nigeria.”

Source: https://irukkanews.com/in-romeos-pizza-and-coldberry-ice-cream-we-are-now-customer-is-king/

Food / Dunamis Church Commends Romeo's Pizza And Coldberry Ice Cream by Irukkanews: 8:58am On Oct 02, 2021
The leadership of Dunamis Church has commended the newly opened Romeo's Pizza and Coldberry Ice cream, which are located at Garki and Gwarimpa.

Speaking when the staff of the foremost Quick Service Restaurant (QRS), visited the 100.000 seating capacity church in Abuja, the Church Head of Finance described Romeo's Pizza and Coldberry Ice Cream as first among equal in the country.

He praised the owner of the Romeo's franchise brand in Nigeria, Ifeanyi Onwubiko for always sticking to quality. According to him, one thing that Onwubiko is noted for is taking anything that he touches to the top.

He stated that he has no doubt in his mind that within the next few months, Romeo's Pizza and Coldberry Ice Cream would become number one in the country. He also praised the quality of Romeo's Pizza and Coldberry Ice Cream and described it as the best he has ever had.

The Dunamis Head of Finance, commended the staff of the brands for their boldness in marketing the products, adding that it is a testimony that they believe in what they are doing.

His words," I want to commend you people for your boldness as well as confidence in the marketing of Romeo's Pizza and Coldberry Ice Cream. It simply show that you believe in what you are producing. When I learnt that it was Ifeanyi Onwubiko that is behind it, I told myself no wonder.

The reason is because whatever brand that Onwubiko touches, he takes it to the top. He has done that in the musical equipment industry and I am very sure that he is going to do it in the Quick Service Restaurant industry too.

Within the next few months, Romeo's Pizza and Coldberry Ice Cream is going to become the fastest selling in Nigeria."

In their response, the leader of the Romeo's Pizza and Coldberry Ice Cream marketing team commended the church for their warm reception and kind words. He said that their reason for coming was to introduce the new products to the members of the church.

According to him, Romeo's Pizza and Coldberry Ice Cream are the best in the country and as such, people need to know about that.

Source: https://irukkanews.com/dunamis-church-c…dberry-ice-cream/

Events / Bbnaija Lagos International Trade Fair Traders Rally Support For Whitemoney by Irukkanews: 3:21pm On Sep 29, 2021
Traders at the Balogun Business Association (BBA), Lagos International Trade Fair Complex yesterday came out enmasse to campaign for Whitemoney who is one of the housemates in the current Big Brother Naija Season 6, popularly known as Shine Ya Eyes.

The traders did banners of Whitemoney and were urging people to vote for the Enugu State born
housemate.

Some of the inscriptions on the banner include,“Whitemoney for the money, Whitemoney is our own, lets vote for him, Whitemoney is the best housemate and so on.

One of the highlights of the campaign was that people were asked to write now their GOTV and DSTV numbers so that they would.

Over 5000 GOTV and DSTV numbers were collected at the rally.

Speaking on the reason for the rally, the traders said that their philosophy is to be their brothers and sisters keepers.

According to them, from the conduct of Whitemoney, he is a worthy ambassador of the igbo nation.

John Ezeako the treasurer of the association and one of the leaders of Enugu State indigenes in Lagos state said that nobody in the house deserve the money more than Whitemoney.

According to him, the maturity that Whitemoney displaying in the house is unparallel.

He said that it is because of that all the traders in the international shopping complex came out enmasse to rally campaign for him.

His words, “What you are seeing here today is historic in the sense that it has never happened before.

You know how important an Igbo man’s shop is to him. But we decided to lock it up to campaign for Whitemoney. He has done us proud. Nobody in the house deserve the money more than him. His discipline, kindness are out of this world”.

Source: https://irukkanews.com/bbnaija-lagos-international-trade-fair-traders-rally-support-for-whitemoney/

Food / Romeo Pizza And Coldberry Promo by Irukkanews: 2:47pm On Sep 24, 2021
Romeo’s Pizza and Coldberry Ice Cream Promo continue to pull crowd in Abuja

The promo initiated by the management of Romeo’s Pizza and Coldberry Ice Cream outlets in Garki and Gwarimpa areas of Abuja has continued to pull crowd.

The promo which, for the pizza is buy product worth N4000 and above and get a free drink began on September 22 nd and would end on September 28 th .

For the Ice Cream, it is buy product worth N2000 and above and also get a free drink.

According to a management staff, MacAnthony Ojukwu, the promo is already a success as a lot of people have been coming for it. He said that Romeo’s Pizza and Coldberry Ice Cream is no doubt the best in the country, adding that the high level of patronage since the opening really show that Nigerians appreciate quality.

According to him, the promo is a way of appreciating Pizza and Ice cream lovers for their patronage and to encourage them to stick with them as it is going to be a very long journey.

Ojukwu said that those who have not come for the promo don’t really know what they are missing, since their two outlets at Garki and Gwarimpa are almost turning into tourist attractions.

His words, “Romeo Pizza and Coldberry Ice Cream as the latest entrant into the Quick Service Restaurants are appreciating its teeming customers with mouthwatering promo. .Since our opening about two weeks ago, the rate of returning customers have been very impressive and as such we decided to make them happy with the promo. It has been on since September 22 and would end in September 28. So,if you have not come, know it that you are missing a great deal.

Come to the latest fun place in Abuja.”

Recall that Travellers Magazine had rated Romeo’s Pizza and Coldberry Ice Cream outlets as the most visited place in Abuja in recent times.

Source: https://irukkanews.com/romeo-pizza-and-coldberry-promo/
Crime / Irukkanews Exclusive: Okada Riders Kill Police Officer In Lagos by Irukkanews: 5:28pm On Sep 23, 2021
One Police officer lost his life to Okada riders as team of a combined of LASTMA officers and armed Police men came to seize motocycles from the riders at Ajoa Junction bus-stop Murtala Muhammed International Airport Road Lagos.

According to an irukkanews reporter who witnessed the incident, the LASTMA Officers had seized about ten motorcycles from the riders who are mostly from the northern part of the country.

After they had seized the motorcycles and put them in their mini trucks,the okada riders wanted to
resist and in the process the police men began to shoot sporadically in the air to scare them away .

However, the okada men kept on resisting and the police men jumped into their Hilux vehicle and ran away, leaving one of their colleagues behind.

The okada riders attacked the left behind police man,took his gun from him and then used a big iron to break his head and he collapsed and died

At the time of filing this report, the body of the dead police man is still lying between Ibis Royale Hotel and Joygate hotel at the Ajao junction bus stop while the okada rides have run away with the gun they collected from the police man.

Source: https://irukkanews.com/irukkanews-exclusive-okada-riders-kills-police-officer-in-lagos-made-away-win-gun/

Business / LASBCA Officials Never Asked Us For Gratification by Irukkanews: 2:33pm On Jul 27, 2021
Business owners along Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos has recanted the statement that the officials of Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA), asked them for gratification when they came for inspection on July 19, 2021.

According to the spokesman of the association, Stephen Okere, they were misinformed by the gate man of one of the properties that LASBCA officials inspected their premises.

He said that LASBCA officials and Murtala Muhammed Airport Road business owners are partners in progress and never at daggers drawn.

Okere said that even though all the LASBCA officials are not saints, just as it is in every other group or association, most of them are committed to professionalism and etiquette. He said that the association regretted the statement which painted all the LASBCA officials with one brush, adding that they are apologizing to the agency for the embarrassment that they have caused on
them.

His words, “We ,the members of Murtala Muhammed Airport Road business owners association, profusely apologize to the officials of Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA),for the embarrassment that we caused on them following the press conference that we made last week.

We were misled by the workers in one of the business premises that the officials inspected on that day. As law abiding business owners, It is not in our character to be trouble shooting or fighting government officials. We appreciate the harmonious relationship that has been existing between us and the Lagos state government and we will never do anything to jeopardize it. We also want to use this medium to commend LASBCA officials for the face-lift it has given to the Murtala Muhammed airport road by getting rid of shanties and other unbefitting structures.”

He said that international airport road everywhere in the world gives visitors the impression of what the country is like and that LASBCA officials is doing a lot to ensure that Lagos airport road maintains international standard.

Source: https://irukkanews.com/lasbca-officials-never-asked-us-for-gratification-murtala-muhammed-airport-road-business-owners-recant/

Politics / How Officers Of LASBCA Is Disgracing Lagos State Government by Irukkanews: 4:05pm On Jul 19, 2021
The effort by the Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu to run an egalitarian government is being sabotaged by the officers of the enforcement department of the Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA), who are always going about on illegal duties and in the process harassing, intimidating and extorting money from law abiding business owners.

Today, July 19 2021, their illegal operation took them to Murtala Muhammed International Airport Road and on sighting where a banner that was affected by the rain that fell on Friday,July 16,2021 was been put back, at 36, Murtala Muhammed International Airport road, they shamelessly lied that what was going on was reconstruction which according to them is contrary to the Lagos State Urban and Regional Planning and Development Law 2010 Contravention Notice and as such they should be ‘settled’ or they would lock up the business premises.

When the workers at the premise refused to comply with their demand, insisting that no renovation was going on, the LASBCA official wrote Stop-Work on the fence of the company and served them a paper with “Illegal Renovation of an existing bungalow without any guidance of Lagos State Renovation permit" written on it.

The paper was signed by Ibitoye Babatunde on behalf of the General Manager.

In an interaction with news men, the Human Resources Manager of the company, Ebere Ditto, he said that the LASBCA officers have become like a canker worm to the business owners along Murtala Muhammed International Airport Road.

According to him, every time, they always come to harass, intimidate and extort money from them
under different pretenses. He said that the LASBCA officers were looking for money for sallah and that was why they came on the illegal duty but that the company is no longer ready to condone their illegality.

His words“ You can see that our roof is intact. What we are doing is just hanging back the banner that the wind removed and they said that we should settle them and if not, they would close our business premises. That is how they drag the name of the Governor to the mud, because they always claim that they come from the office of the Governor or that Sanwo-Olu is aware of their mission. I am pleading with the Lagos state Government to call these LASBCA officers, especially those in Oshodi district and discipline them because they are disgracing the government".

Business / Happening Now: Soldiers Invade Ladipo Market, Kill One Trader by Irukkanews: 2:04pm On Jul 13, 2021
Soldiers have invaded ladipo spare parts market located along Apapa –Oshodi road,Toyota bus stop.


Irukka news reported who was at the scene of the incident said that what led to the invasion was an argument between a lieutenant who came to buy spare parts and a trader.


He said that the argument led to a fistcuff which made the officer call for reinforcement and when they got into the market, they shot one of the traders and then began to shoot sporadically in the air to scare the other traders.


The soldiers later ordered the whole traders to vacate the market premises with their hands in the air.


Details later.....

Source: https://irukkanews.com/happening-now-soldiers-invade-ladipo-market-kill-one-trader/

Business / War Breaks At  Alaba International Market by Irukkanews: 5:23pm On Jul 05, 2021
Heavy shooting has been reported at Balogun International market, Alaba, Ojo, Lagos, early this Monday afternoon, July 5, 2021.


A news flash by Vanguard Online attributed the shooting to "policemen from Area E, Festac  who invaded the "market shooting indiscriminately"


The paper said that the Chief Security Officer of the market who spoke with it "while running away from the scene said they invaded the market to foist an illegal leadership over their association."

Source: https://irukkanews.com/war-breaks-at-alaba-international-market/

Business / War Breaks At  Alaba International Market by Irukkanews: 3:14pm On Jul 05, 2021
Heavy shooting has been reported at Balogun International market, Alaba, Ojo, Lagos, early this Monday afternoon, July 5, 2021.


A news flash by Vanguard Online attributed the shooting to "policemen from Area E, Festac  who invaded the "market shooting indiscriminately"


The paper said that the Chief Security Officer of the market who spoke with it "while running away from the scene said they invaded the market to foist an illegal leadership over their association."

Source: https://irukkanews.com/war-breaks-at-alaba-international-market/

Technology Market / Get The Best Studio Monitors For DJ By Presonus On Irukka Online by Irukkanews: 5:16pm On Jul 02, 2021
If you’re wondering what the best Studio Monitors for DJs are then you’re in the right place. Studio Monitors are an essential piece of the puzzle when it comes to DJ equipment as they help you mix and produce tracks.

Whether you’re looking to produce tracks at home or just practice your mixing, we’ve compiled some of the best monitors for DJs by PreSonus which will help you get the best sound in the studio. Here at Irukka Online, we house the Best Studio Monitors by PreSonus for DJs depending on your room size, budget, and personal needs. With plenty of excellent names on the market right now embracing a variety of new technology, it’s important to know what you’re looking for.

CAN YOU DJ WITH ACTIVE STUDIO MONITORS?

You might also be wondering whether you can DJ with Active studio monitors. The short answer is yes! There’s no reason why you can’t use active studio monitors for DJ purposes as well as production. Luckily all of our options listed below should be portable and adaptable enough to move around for various sessions and parties.

We’ve also compiled in our blog, the best home studio monitors which will also come in handy when it comes to choosing your perfect monitors. But without further ado, here are some of the best studio monitors specifically for DJs on the market today by your preferred studio equipment manufacturer – PreSonus.

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Celebrities / UPDATE: Court Grants Baba Ijesha Two Million Naira Bail by Irukkanews: 4:51pm On Jun 24, 2021
Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo of the Ikeja Special Offences Court has granted bail in the sum of two million naira and two sureties to Nollywood actor, Olarenwaju James Known as Baba Ijesha.

The judge ordered that one of the sureties must be a blood relative of the defendant and the other, a lawyer.

The defendant is facing a six-count charge bordering on indecent treatment of a child, sexual assault, attempted sexual assault by penetration and sexual assault by penetration.

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