Tuesday, December 1, 2015

We did not promise N5k to unemployed graduates but to vulnerable Nigerians- Lai Mohmmed

At an interactive session with members of the Nigeria's Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) at the National Press centre in Abuja this morning, Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed said the Buhari administration did not promise unemployed graduates N5, 000 stipends.
"We did not promise 5,000 Naira to unemployed graduates but to vulnerable Nigerians" he said

NYSC Members forced to weed before clearance (photos)

This happened this morning in Ahoada East Local Government in Rivers state. NYSC officials refused to commence clearance until the corps members weed a portion of grass given to them. More pics after the cut...

Photos: One person confirmed dead, 20 injured following a mock terror drill at a Nairobi university

A terror drill went wrong leaving one person dead and at least 20 injured on Monday, November 30, at Nairobi's Strathmore University when sounds of gunfire sparked a panic.
The students were said to have fled after hearing gunshots fired during the security exercise thinking it was a terror attack. Images shows terrified students standing on window ledges.

Poor salary should not justify stealing- Finance Minister Adeosun tells Nigerian Civil servants

Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun has told Nigerian Civil Servants not to justify stealing of public funds because of poor salaries. Adeosun stated this while inaugurating the Efficiency Unit of the Ministry Of Finance in Abuja yesterday November 30th.
"We are going to look up all the causes that make government spending extremely inefficient and we are going to circulate those results to the agencies so that they will get a circular saying this is on paper and if you go above it, the Permanent Secretary or whoever is approving it needs to have a reason for doing so.

​Abuja, it’s finally here! Fusion Spice Cafe is now open!

Fusion Spice Cafe, Abuja’s newest Afro-fusion café full of taste and healthy meals, is now open at no. 18 Blantyre Street Wuse 2, Abuja. We welcome food lovers in search of something different, as represented by our chefs’ authentic and all natural cuisine to our happy fusion month special discount offers. Get a whopping 20% discount prices off all dining experience (delivery, pickup and outdoor catering services included) from Monday 30th of November to Wednesday 2nd of Dec. 9am – 11pm

ISIS releases magazine which shows Obama and Putin in prisoner jumpsuits

Islamic State group released a new issue of Russian language propaganda magazine 'istoks'. The magazine focuses on the Russian plane crash and threats to attack US and Russia. US President Barack Obama and Russia's Putin were also pictured in prisoner jumpsuits.

Photos from the Pro-Biafra protest in Onitsha this morning

Photos of the protest going on right now at the Onitsha bridgehead. Soldiers placed barricade on the road, disrupting the agitators from crossing the bridge. The River Niger bridge is totally blocked. Vehicles coming from Onitsha and Asaba axes are on stand still also. More photos after the cut...

American lawyer writes Buhari an open letter, says "Make the hallmark of your administration justice, not retribution"

An American Constitutional Lawyer and author Bruce Fein, has written an open letter to President Buhari which was published in Huffington post website yesterday. Very interesting letter. Read below

President Muhammadu Buhari
Aso Rock, Abuja Nigeria
Dear President Buhari:
When you visited the United States Institute of Peace last July, you pledged that you would be "fair, just and scrupulously follow due process and the rule of law, as enshrined in [the Nigerian] constitution" in prosecuting corruption.

Photos: 6-year-old boy dies after he was allegedly raped

The six-year-old boy whose name has been withheld, died on Saturday at the Dong Nai Children's Hospital, Vietnam. Although Police in the southern province of Dong Nai,on Monday, November 30, said the little boy died after being inside a car for too long, his parents insists their child was sexually abused before his death. 
"Our autopsy has found that the cause of death was suffocation," Colonel Nguyen Van Tho, spokesperson of the provincial police department, told local media.

Travelfix.CO Launches its Online Travel Agency in Nigeria

Travelfix.CO, Africa’s fastest growing travel solutions providerhas launched an online booking portal, offering Nigerian travellers discounted rates on flights, hotel, transfers and other travel-related services. Headquartered in Abuja, Travelfix.CO officially launched yesterday at Lagos Hall, Transcorp Hilton Hotel. The successful launch event attracted over 150 invitees including representatives from major airlines, travel stakeholders, business travellers, travel trade professionals and media delegates.

Photos: Ambode leads discussion on World Finance in London

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode led a panel to discuss World finance and Economy with other world leaders and business experts at the Lagos State Trade and Investment Forum held in London at the Dorchester Hotel in London yesterday November 30th. See more photos after the cut

Who wants to eat here? Food is ready! :-)

...This a Buka opposite Fountain University in Osogbo. Feel free to join the ghosts there to eat...lol

Photo of Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido with his lovely daughter

Emir Sanusi with his daughter Mofida, who recently got engaged to be married

IL Bagno wins 'Best Hansgrohe Showroom in Africa' award 2015

We are proud to announce that we have been awarded winner of ‘best showroom in Africa’. This award was presented to us last week by German sanitary fittings manufacturer and the world’s largest shower company “Hansgrohe”, at the first (1st) annual Africa Circle Meeting in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Photos: Pro-Biafra protesters block Onitsha-Owerri Expressway, cause gridlock towards Onitsha

Pro-Biafria protesters in the South East have blocked the Onitsha-Owerri expressway as they hold a mass rally calling for their agitation to be fulfilled. The group leaders ordered all shops in Owerri and Onitsha to be locked so that they can all participate in the rally. Meanwhile these photos show another set of the group in Abuja staging their own protest this morning. Continue to see more photos

Nicki Minaj steps out in sexy see-through net dress

She wore the outfit to perform at a private show last night. More photos after the cut...

SSS arrest former NSA, Dasuki Sambo

Operatives of the State Security Service, SSS, this morning took former National Security Adviser, Dasuki Sambo into custody at their "Yellow House” headquarters office near the Presidential Villa in Abuja.

His arrest comes after a Former Minister of State for Finance Bashir Yuguda and 20 others who worked closely with the former NSA were yesterday arrested and interrogated on the procurement of arms to the tune of $2.1 billion during the last administration.

University of Hertfordshire: Be The Chosen One!

The University of Hertfordshire has appeared in the top 50 of Times Higher Education’s ‘best UK Universities chosen by major employers’ rankings (16 November 2015). The award winning University of Hertfordshire still has some places available at both postgraduate and undergraduate level for January 2016 entry in our Law, Computer, Engineering School.

Photos: Basketball fanatic has spent over $62k collecting NBA souvenirs

Ma Lu, a basketball superfan from north China's Taiyuan city in Shanxi Province has spent more than 400,000 yuan (62,520 US dollars) over the past 20 years, collecting NBA souvenirs and piling them up in his bedroom.

Photo: Petroleum Tankers back on Oshodi-Apapa expressway

Tanker drivers have resumed parking their trucks indiscriminately along the Oshodi-Apapa expressway making life unbearable for other motorists. This should be addressed quickly by the state government as the traffic on that road has become unbearable for many Lagosians.

Picss: Bayelsa women lay their wrappers on the ground to welcome Gov. Dickson to their community

Bayelsa women in Toru-Ebeni community gladly laid down their wrappers on an untarred road as they welcomed the state governor, Seriake Dickson to their community. Dickson is seeking for a second term in office and was in their community to campaign for votes in this Saturday December 5th election. Continue to see more photos..

First female President of the Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors emerged at the 26th Biennial Conference/General Meeting

The BGM 2015 was five (5) days event with intense deliberations and discussions as the Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors x-rayed the theme “Politics, Policies and National Development – The Role of Professionals” at its 26th Biennial Conference/ General Meeting which held recently at the Oriental Hotel, Lekki, Lagos.

You won't believe what this former booty model is doing for work now

She's stunning right? This is Montana DeLeon and a few years back, she was one of the most popular booty models in the world. She was also a video vixen and dated a few rappers. She wasn't only famous for her looks and work, she was also famous for having given birth to seven children. She was also a self-proclaimed sexpert, author and events host. But she decided to hang up all that and took a very different career path that many of those who knew her are astounded. Continue...

Car Robbery on Adeniyi Jones, Ikeja

On the 27th of November 2015 Mr Ayeni, his wife and child where robbed at gunpoint by 2 armed robbers at approximately 2:45 am. The robbery took place at the gate of their estate (Akora Villas)  located in Adeniyi Jones, Ikeja. They were returning home from the hospital and were stationary outside their estate gate when the two armed gunmen dressed in black approached their vehicle. 

Photos: GEJ commissions roads and bridges in Bayelsa

Former President Goodluck Jonathan commissioned the DSP Alamieyeseigha way as well as the Toru-Ebeni bridge which is currently the longest bridge in Bayelsa State yesterday November 30th. Jonathan also inspected the construction going on at the Bayelsa state Cargo Airport in Amasoma. More pics after the cut...

Start your UK Masters this January at Bournemouth University

Bournemouth University offers a wide variety of Master's degrees that start in January and September 2016, from International Management to Events Marketing. The majority of these programmes also give you the opportunity to undertake a one-year paid work placement in the UK, alongside your studies.

Buhari, Osinbajo, Queen Elizabeth, others to attend Ooni of Ife's coronation on Dec. 7th

President Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Senate President Bukola Saraki, Speaker of the House of Representative Yakubu Dogara, a representative of the Queen of England, the 36 state governors and other top members of the society are expected to attend the coronation & presentation of Staff of Office to the 51st Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi.

Great photos of Pope Francis' visit to a children's hospital in Bangui

The Pope is back in Rome after his three-nation Apostolic tour to Africa. While in Bangui, Central African Republic, he visited a children's hospital where he donated medical supplies from the Vatican-owned Bambino Gesu hospital. See more photos after the cut...

Photos: Rivers state APC mourn victims of election violence in the state

APC members in Rivers state yesterday held a procession to mourn the victims of election violence in the state, particularly those that died during the governorship election. Continue to see more photos

Affordable wedding photographers and videographers in Nigeria

Looking for great photography and videography coverage for your wedding that won’t require breaking the bank? You are in luck. Try Bride and Groom Photography. With a team of expert photographers and videographers, rest assured that your event will still be covered professionally.

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Photos from FFK's fiancee, Precious Chikwendu's baby shower

Beauty queen Precious Chikwendu and former Minister Femi Fani-Kayode are expecting their first child together. Precious had a baby shower on Sunday night in their home in Asokoro, Abuja. See more photos after the cut...

Photo of the day!

This was spotted in a Jedi joint in Makinde Ikotun area of Lagos...lol. What the heck is it supposed to be? Lol...another photo after the cut...

Nigeria's rep Izuchukwu Anoliefo wins 2nd runner up in Mr Universal Ambassador competition in Indonesia

The Mr Universal Ambassador competition was held in Surabaya, Indonesia on the Nov. 11th. The competition which lasted for 2 weeks was grand and had contestants from around the world. Mr Puerto Rico won but Nigeria rep, Izuchukwu Anoliefo didn't disappoint as he became a runner up and also won the World speech competition with a thrilling human rights speech on Racism. Congrats!

Invest in the New Lagos, Invest in Pazino Gardens, Ibeju-Lekki

In view of the emerging middle class in Nigeria, Pazino ECC offers from her array of Garden Schemes, a chance to own a properties for as low as N90,000 (installment payment) and N350,000 in Ibeju-Lekki (home to the Lekki Free Trade Zone.), Lagos state, Nigeria.

Lucky fan meets Taylor Swift and it's all because of a T-shirt

The 25-year-old who is in Australia on tour was in her car heading to the airport to board a private jet bound for Queensland ahead of her next show when she spotted a young female fan wearing a T-shirt with her image on it, and she promptly instructed her driver to pull over so she could chat with the fan who was delighted to meet her and they took photos...

Toke Makinwa and Osas Ajibade's stunning make-up looks

The TV girls looked amazing in their Doranne Beauty make-up as they attended the Exquisite Lady of the Year 2015 (ELOY) Awards on Sunday night!

Chris Brown shares a photo of his daughter's gorgeous room

Aww, see how sad he looks! He shared the photo and wrote "Missing my twin. I'ma sleep in here tonight"

New video: Transcript - Don't Waste My Time ft Lyricz

Barely two months after dropping his debut single "Dream With Me". The Pendulum Records Ltd CEO comes with his latest banger titled "Don't Waste My Time" featuring his artiste Lyricz just in time for the holidays. The single is produced by his longtime producer Obie and is accompanied by visuals shot in the United States by director Austin Hein. Enjoy this fire jam after the cut...

Lol..Tear gas released by opposition in Kosovo Parliament (photos)

Nigeria is hardly the only country with an occasionally lively Parliament as these pictures prove. Kosovo's parliament is debating a bill to grant ethnic Serbs more power. Opposition members don't approve of the deal so they set off tear gas in the parliament chambers in protest.

Top model, Fancy Acholonu releases some sexy lingerie photos

Nigerian/American model Fancy Acholonu heat things up by posting some hot photos of herself. Fancy, who confirmed to be coming to Nigeria next week for work and vacation, asked her followers if they thought she could be a potential Victoria Secret model. What do you think? Can this babe be another Nigerian Victoria Secret model like her idol Oluchi Onweagba?

TH? Kevin Hart plays with really big cats in Dubai (photos)

Comedian, Kevin Hart, 36, and fiance Eniko Parrish joined rapper Ludacris and wife Eudoxie Mbouguiengue, along with Indy Car driver Marco Andretti and girlfriend Marta Krupa on a getaway to Dubai. While there, he got a bit too close to a few big cats, 'I can't believe that I did this s***...I was scared as hell. The guy said that the Tigers can smell fear....I said "he's about to smell s***" because I immediately got the bubble guts #DopePic #dubai,' he revealed.

New music: Dice Ailes - Machinery

Super talented and Versatile Chocolate City Music artiste, Dice Ailes is back with a brand new club banger titled ‘Machinery’, produced by RitzyBeatz. Dice Ailes who took the industry by storm, breaking in with his singles; 'Telephone' and 'Oh No' (off the TICBN album), releases 'Machinery' as a follow up to these previously released hits.