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Saturday, 24 June 2017

Frightened Nigerian man poses with a python wrapped around his neck

A Nigerian twitter user, Damola posed with a python wrapped around his neck during a trip in Benin Republic. He captioned the photo thus: "chilling with the python" Lol...he doesn't look 'chilled' though.

Belgian court finds 8 Arab princesses guilty of trafficking and abuse

Eight princesses from Abu Dhabi's ruling al-Nahyan family were each given a 15-month suspended prison sentence and fined 165,000 euros ($185,000) on Friday after a court in Belgium found them guilty of human trafficking and abusing their servants.

Photos: "Thank you Lord for saving me" Last FB post of 400L FUTO student and fashion designer days before he was found dead

Friends and family have been thrown into mourning following the painful death of a promising fashion designer and 400 level student of the Federal University of Technology.
Reports are sketchy, however, according to details gathered fro his siblings and friends, Tochukwu Paschal Njoku was declared missing on Thursday, June 8, after he left with a friend from Ihiagwa to Owerri to pick up something.

DSS uncovers plot by terrorists to attack Kano, Kaduna, Sokoto, others during Sallah celebration

The State Security Service on Friday, said it arrested suspected terrorists planning to launch coordinated attacks in Kano, Kaduna, Maiduguri, others, during the Eid-el-Fitr celebration.
Spokesperson for the service, Tony Opuiyo, who made the disclosure in Abuja, said two suspects identified as Yusuf Adamu and Abdulmuminu Haladu were arrested in Sokoto in connection with the plot in the early hours of Friday.

Johnny Depp apologizes for his joke about assassinating President Trump

Johnny Depp has apologized for his joke about assassinating President Trump. In a statement he released on Friday, he said it was a bad joke and that he didn't mean any harm by it. Adding that the joke he told Thursday to the Glastonbury Festival crowd was in poor taste. The statement partially read:

Abia State government demolishes kidnappers' hideouts in Umuahia

The Abia state government on Friday demolished hideouts used by kidnapping gangs in Umuerim Nsirimo, Umuahia South Local Government Area of the state. More photos after the cut...

Photos: How romantic! Nigerian man proposes to his girlfriend in-flight

Elvis Iwuji, who goes by Facebook name Blunt Kush proposed to his girlfriend in the middle of an Air Peace flight from Owerri to Lagos. Congrats to the couple!

Photos: Gombe State Governor presents brand new cars to traditional rulers

Gombe State Governor, Ibrahim Dankwambo on Friday, June 23, presented brand new cars to the traditional rulers in the state. More photos after the cut...

Blac Chyna poses with her doppelgänger

 As she shared on Snapchat. Another photo after the cut...

Dino Melaye files lawsuit against INEC, alleges dead people signed his recall petition

Embattled Senator Dino Melaye has filed a lawsuit against INEC at the Federal High Court in Abuja, over recent moves by the electorates in his constituency to recall him from the senate.  Dino disclosed this on twitter Friday evening. He shared the photo of a copy of the court paper. He alleged that dead persons were some of the signatories to the recall letter collated and sent to INEC on Thursday.

Police to withdraw mobile personnel from politicians, ex-Leaders, VIPs nationwide

The Nigeria Police Force on Friday said it would withdraw personnel of its mobile formation attached to important personalities in the country back to the barrack.
Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, announced this in an interactive session with a group of civil society organisations under the auspices of “The Situation Room’’ in Abuja.

The dramatic moment an angry elephant overturns a car and goes on a rampage at a festival in India

A dramatic video shows an angry elephant acting out its frustration by overturning a car with its trunk. The aggressive elephant disrupted a local festival called Ambalapura that was taking place in Thrissur, Kerela in Southern India and went on a rampage, destroying things.

Ford recalls 15,600 cars in South Africa over fire risk

Ford Motor is recalling nearly 16,000 Ikon and Figo models in South Africa due to a potential fire risk. Ford said in a statement that the models were built between 2004 and 2012 in India.

Photo: EFCC arraigns judge for $260,000, N8.6m fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Friday arraigned a Federal High Court judge, Justice Hyeladzira Nganjiwa, before Justice Adedayo Akintoye of the Lagos State High Court sitting in Igbosere, Lagos on a 14-count charge bordering on unlawful enrichment and giving false information to the EFCC.

Burn survivor shows off his bulge in Calvin Klein underwear

American burn survivor, Kendawg, 29, showed off his eggplant while posing in just a pair of Calvin Klein briefs. He posted the photo on his Instagram page and wrote:

Two Nigerians arrested with 1.5kg heroin in Kenya

The Anti-narcotics Division of Kenya Police has arrested two Nigerian nationals with 1.5kg of heroin with a street value of Sh4.5 million (N14m) in Nyali, Mombasa.
The two, Chukwu James and Gageche Gold Patience were nabbed  Friday morning during a raid at the apartment in the posh Estate.

Friday, 23 June 2017

Commissioner for Information in Rivers state resigns

The Commissioner for Information in Rivers State, Austin Tam-George, has resigned from office. He turned in his resignation letter today June 23rd.

In his letter which he delivered to the state's Director of Administration, Ministry of Information, Tam-George thanked the state governor, Nesom Wike, for the opportunity to serve in his government.

Amber Rose seen holding hands and leaving club with 24 year old rapper, 21 Savage

Amber Rose was spotted leaving the Belasco Theater last night holding hands with rapper 21 Savage, who is just 24 years old. They left in the boy's Ferrari. Amber is 35 and recently said she hasn't had sex in 2017

Billionaire daughter DJ Cuppy sends message to her exes...

She shared the photo above and wrote "Dear Exes, You Used To Be My Cup Of Tea... But I Drink Champagne Now! #CuppyOnAMission"

Peter Tosh's son beaten into a coma in jail

The family of Jamaican reggae musician, Peter Tosh, who died in 1987, want answers after his son ends up in a coma while serving time on pot charges. From New York Time's Page Six
The family of the late reggae icon and marijuana activist Peter Tosh is seeking answers after they say his son was left in a coma following an attack in a New Jersey jail, where he was serving a six-month sentence on pot possession charges.

Lagos Police raise alarm over new tactic used by kidnappers

The Lagos State Police Command has raised an alarm over the new tactics used by kidnappers. Below is a statement issued by the Spokesperson for the Lagos State Police Command, SP Dolapo Badmos.
"Please if any one send credit to you and the person later calls you that it was a mistake that you should send it back to them. If you send it back, they will still call you to ask for more details about you that they want to appreciate what you did and pray for you.

Diddy shares a photo of his blended family! His two babymamas and their daughters

He's not even in a relationship with any of them. He's dating Cassie. Oh and when Kim Porter posted the photo on her instagram, see what she did after the cut...

Supreme Court sacks Taraba Senator, Sani Danladi, orders him to refund all salaries, allowances earned within 90 days

The Supreme Court has ordered the Senator representing Taraba North Senatorial District, Sani Abubakar Danladi to vacate the seat immediately and refund all salaries and allowances he received within 90 days.

In its ruling, the Apex court declared Shuaibu Lau, as Senator representing Taraba North.

Scott Disick and Bella Thorne are back together, partying and drinking

It seems Scott Disick is back with Bella Thorne. The pair were seen early this morning heading home together after partying all of Thursday night at 1 OAK in West Hollywood where they had gone for Lana Del Rey's birthday celebration.

After Bella and Scott separated at the Cannes and he moved on to other young women, 19-year-old Bella claimed she wasn't down with their romance but it seems she didn't really mean that because she seemed eager to be in Scott's presence as they left the party.

Supreme Court sacks House of Representatives member, Herman Hembe

The Supreme Court sitting in Abuja, has declared the seat of the lawmaker representing Vandikwa/ Konshisha constituency at the federal house of representatives, Honorable Herman Hembe vacant.

The court ruled that Mrs Dorathy Mato won the APC primaries for the constituency and should have been fielded by the party during the 2015 election. The court in its ruling ordered Hon. Hembe to return all salaries and benefits collected while in office within 90 days.

Breaking: Five people electrocuted in Turkish water park

5 people died today after getting electrocuted at a Turkish water park. The victims were swimming in a pool in the town of Akyazi, in Sakarya province when an electric current shot through it.

Among those who died were two teenagers and a 12-year-old. The remaining two victims are the park's manager and his son who dived into the water to try and save the children.

Watch the new episode of Hot Topics with Latasha that's got people talking

Shade Ladipo went a little ham on some celebs. Lol. Watch....

This new episode of The Report Card is a must watch if you want to know what Ponyor is

It starts from the 8mins mark. Please watch...

Actor Johnny Depp makes Trump Assassination joke

American actor, Johnny Depp during the Glastonbury Festival on Thursday made a joke about killing President Donald Trump.

The Pirates of the Caribbean actor asked a large crowd when was the last time an actor assassinated a president. Depp said to the crowd: “Can we bring Trump here? I think he needs help.

Again, 174 Nigerians return from Libya

On Wednesday June 21, 2017 the National Emergency Management Agency, alongside other Federal Government agencies received another batch of 174 Nigerians that voluntarily returned from Libya at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos.  

The returnees, who came back aboard a chartered Nouvelair aircraft with registration number TS-INA, are 34 males, 122 females, 10 children and 9 infants. 

Photos/Video: Car rams into residential building in a freak accident at Yaba

An accident which occurred yesterday in Yaba has left victims severely injured.

The incident occurred at Muritala Mohammed way, Adekunle Road in Yaba, Lagos after a car collided with a bus and rammed into a building. More photos and video after the cut.

Nigerian mother raises alarm over the alleged abduction of her children by Rivers State policemen

A Nigerian mother resident in Port Harcourt has put out a cry for help asking Nigerians to help her find her son and daughter who she said were abducted by policemen. Jane Tubotamuno Kayode said she had been taking 10-year-old Asiwaju Kayode and 8-year-old Emijuwon to school when some police vehicle cornered her and one of the men threatened her then drove the car to the SCID Rivers State Police Command and from there, they took her children away.

Access Bank randomly surprises 20 families who entered the Family Fortune Promo!

Actions indeed speak louder than words. Access bank has started the rain of rewards earlier than promised by surprising 20 families in the ongoing Family Fortune Promo before the first random selection. That’s right, Access Bank rewarded families for simply signing up to be a part of the Family Fortune Promo!

"If you are a guy and you f*ck a female's asshole then you have no right judging gays!!" Facebook user rants

A Nigerian woman recorded a video addressing men who penetrate women through their anus, yet condemn gay men. Linda Uju Ken said in the video that any man who engages in anal sex with a woman has got gay tendencies.

Watch the video after the cut and tell if you agree with her.

Photos: See the alleged face of notorious armed robber shot dead in Imo State

Men of the Imo State Police Command arrested a female member of a six-man armed robbery gang and shot dead one identified as Onyinye Uwandu aka Dimkpa during a robbery operation last Tuesday. See previous report here: here. A Facebook user, Elochukwu posted these photos which he claims are that of the deceased suspect. Continue to see more.

Footballer, Jude Ighalo's wife, Sonia, steps out in style

 After three children, she looks great!

Nylah Lewis, 16-month-old girl beaten into coma by her father is brain dead

Nylah Lewis, 16-month-old girl who was brutally beaten by her dad on Father’s Day may be losing her brave fight for life.

According to her grandmother, Belinda Lewis, 'my granddaughter is brain dead and my daughter is devastated. She's breaking down.”

Couple goals! Mercy Johnson and her husband shower each other with praise on Instagram

Mercy Johnson and her husband, Prince Odi Okojie are giving us couple goals today. Prince Odi shared the above picture with his wife and captioned it "My wife and girlfriend" Mercy replied him in the comment section. See her reply after the cut.

Nigerian and Arsenal FC player, Kelechi Nwakali shares photo of himself frying garri in his village

19 year old  Nigerian International Footballer & Arsenal FC player, Kelechi Nwakali shared this photo of him frying garri in his village. He captioned it;
 "Went to the village today to do the things I know how to do the things I enjoy doing it was fun you will know if you have been in the village good to be back"

Man proposes to his girlfriend and her daughter & it was so beautiful

A man's proposal to his girlfriend and her daughter has warmed hearts all over the world.

Grant Tribbett, 29 and Cassandra Reschar, 26, have been dating for 7 months after meeting on Facebook via mutual friends. In the short time, Grant already decided he wanted to spend forever with Cassandra but he knew she did not come alone so while proposing to her with a ring, he also went down on one knee and proposed to her 5-year-old daughter, asking if he could be her dad.

"Dammy Krane just caught up in something he knew nothing about, I think it's safe to call it implication" - 2face

Singer Dammy Krane was arrested and booked in Miami for theft, credit card and identity fraud and now faces nine felony charges in Miami-Dade criminal court for credit card forgery and grand theft. Reacting to Dammy Krane's arrest, 2face said:
"Dammy is good. He's a young blood that very charismatic, likeable, talented, crazy but not that type of crazy. I think it's safe to call it implication, he just caught up in something he knew nothing about. Because of time, place, association, he just got caght up in all that. But he's fine now." Watch the video after the cut...

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Kim Kardashian buys former US First lady, Jackie Kennedy's watch for $379,500!

Kim K recently bought former US First Lady Jackie Kennedy's Cartier watch for almost $380k. Read the report from TMZ below...
Kim Kardashian has a little Jackie Kennedy in her -- or at least on her -- because we found out she secretly bid on and won one of the legendary First Lady's super-expensive timepieces. Auction sources tell us Christie's expected the watch to pull in $120,000 ... but Kim's anonymous, winning bid was $379,500!

Former Ghanaian President, Jerry Rawlings gifted with a 1993 Chevy coupe whip on 70th Birthday (Photos)

Jerry John Rawlings, Ghana’s longest serving President who turned 70 on Thursday, was gifted with a pitch-black, convertible, sporty 1993 Chevy coupé.

The identity of the person who presented the gift to the former President remains unknown but the car is a unique collectible version of a classic American sports car.

Pamela Anderson rumoured to be dating French footballer Adil Rami despite an 18yr age difference between them

Some say love has nothing to do with age and Pamela Anderson appears to subscribe to that school of thought. The rumour mills went into overdrive after she was spotted on a night out in France with cute French footballer, Adil Rami.

What makes it interesting is that she is 49 and he is 31, that's an 18yr age gap. Pamela has been previously linked to Wikileaks founder, Julian Assange.

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