Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Adorable photo of Mariah Carey and her children

Singer, Mariah Carey shared this gorgeous photo of herself and her adorable twins with ex, Nick Cannon. They are so adorable!

Monday, September 26, 2016

Boko Haram attacking village near Chibok

Armed gunmen suspected to be members of Boko Haram are currently attacking Kuburvwa Village‎ which is just 10 km from Chibok Town. According to Premium Times, an official of the Borno state vigilante Group, Abbas Gava, who confirmed the attack, said suspected sect members stormed the village at about 6.30 p.m, shooting sporadically into the air.
“As I am speaking to you now the gunmen are setting every house on fire after chasing the villagers away. From the information we have received from our operatives in Chibok and Kautikari, the number of casualty cannot be ascertained for now because the Boko Haram insurgents are still in the village”he said

Pres. Buhari approves new federal appointments

President Buhari has approved new appointments in 13 Federal Government agencies as follows:
1. Industrial Training Fund (ITF) - Director-General - Mr. Joseph Ari
2. National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) - Director-General - Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami)
3. Nigerian Content Monitoring Board - Executive Secretary - Engineer Simbi Kesiye Wabote

Wow...see the size of the weed Redman was spotted smoking (photos)

Rapper Redman was spotted smoking a huge blunt during his performance at the Boston Freedom Rally over the weekend. Can't he overdose on that? Lol...

Faith Evans flashes her flesh coloured panties on stage...many thought she was full on naked (photos)

During the Bad Boy Reunion Tour in Boston over the weekend, singer Faith Evans flashed her flesh colored panties on stage. While singing ‘I Remember’ Faith lifted up her dress and showed the concert-goers what they really shouldn't see. Many think it was deliberate. See the photos after the cut...

We will get out of our problems- Pres Buhari assures African Development Bank

President Buhari today said Nigeria has the people and the resources to surmount her economic problems. Receiving President of the African Development Bank (ADB), Dr Akinwunmi Adesina, at State House, Abuja, on Monday, President Buhari said:
"God has given us people and resources. It will take hard work on our part, but we will make it. We will get out of our problems. We are determined to produce what we eat, and stop importation. We will also chase those who stole, and get them to refund."

Photos: Coaster bus crashes into bush in Ikorudu, one dead

According to the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), the Coaster bus pictured crashed into a bush at Itamage, Ikorodu. There was one casualty and the LASEMA response unit has recovered his body. The cause of the accident is still unknown. More photos as you continue.

PSG/ Ivory Coast defender Aurier given two months prison sentence for Elbowing policeman

PSG and Ivory Coast footballer Serge Aurier,  has been sentenced to two months imprisonment and fined €600 (£521, $674) for elbowing a police officer at a Paris nightclub in May.

The sentence is a suspended two months prison sentence meaning he will remain free and be able to play for his club pending an appeal.

Senator Dino Melaye spotted driving around in newly acquired 1958 Model Benz cars (photos)

Senator Dino Melaye was spotted driving around in two newly acquired vintage 1958 Model Benz Cars in Abuja with customized plate numbers. More photos after the cut...

Olayinka Oladiran is pronounced winner of MTV base VJ search 2016!

After a nail-biting two month nationwide search, 23 year old Olayinka Oladiran from Abeokuta was finally revealed as the winner of the 2016 MTV Base VJ Search – Nigeria on MTV Base (DStv channel 322) on Friday 23 September.

Heartbreaking photos of a father cradling his dead 5-month-old killed in crash along with his wife

A Thai woman and her five-month-old daughter were killed in a road accident early Saturday morning in Satun, Thailand. The devastated father, who sustained minor injuries, is pictured cradling the body of his dead child. May their souls rest in peace, amen.

Nobody in the senate has gone through more political persecution than myself since the inception of this govt- Saraki

As shared on his twitter handle this afternoon...

Photos: Ex-Niger Delta militants returns to Nigeria on completion of their training in St. Kitts

The Niger Delta delegates who arrived from St Kitts after a successful completion of their Under-Water Diving and Welding Courses were hosted at Lapour Hotel by officials from the Amnesty Office in Abuja on Saturday, 24th September 2016. More photos after the cut.

Oh my! You won't believe who this baby turned out to be...

She may not have been a pretty baby but she grew up to be a stunning woman... see who it is after the cut..

Koga Studio’s Zayo becomes darling of Nigerian campuses

When Raheem Adeyemi Abdsobur popularly known as Zayo emerged the winner of the widely publicized Koga Open House Season Two, he would not have thought he would be headlining campus concerts in Lagos few years after.

Video: Kaffy the Dance Queen's children show off their dancing skills

Looks like Kaffy's son and daughter have inherited their mum's dancing skills. They showed it off at an event over the weekend. Watch the video after the cut..

Photos: Six injured in Houston mall shooting, gunman shot dead by police

Six people were wounded after a gunman opened fire at a strip mall in Houston, Texas on Monday, September 26th, before he was shot and killed by police.
Houston Fire Department spokesman, Richard Mann, said via Twitter that an active shooter at Weslayan &Bissonnnet was shot by officers and that there are no reports of other suspects at this time. Several people have been taken to the hospital but they cannot provide details about how many were shot or the severity of their injuries.

Photos from Nigeria's 56th Independence Anniversary Interdenominational Church Service

The Interdenominational Church Service to mark Nigeria's 55th Independence Anniversary, held at the National Christian Centre, Abuja, yesterday 25 Sept, 2016. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, his wife Dolapo, Chief of Defence Staff , Major-General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin and others were present. More photos after the cut...

Spaces are running out... Grab a slot quick!

Are you a budding or fast growing business owner in Lagos? Do not miss out on this exciting opportunity to showcase your goods and services. You still have a chance to promote your brand and enjoy a wider reach of customers all in one place.

Stunning throwback photo of Modupe Ozolua

Philanthropist and CEO of Body Enhancement Ltd, Modupe Ozolua, back in her teenage years. She shared this photo via social media and captioned it:
"@17..Yeah, always been accustomed the best of everything! No be today o! LOL"

David Beckham & Usain Bolt meet (photo)

Olympic hero Usain Bolt met with Football Icon David Beckham on Monday at a restaurant and they both shared this photo on their respective Instagram pages. David Beckham, 41, captioned his photo:
Fastest man in the world .. I think that's all I need to say... ⚡️⚡️ pleasure to meet the best 

Check out the expression on this kid's face as he stares at bride and groom kissing...lol

With his mouth slightly open...Lol. Wonder what he was thinking. Photo credit: Oheneba/Twitter

Okiemute Ighoroje inducted into the MTN Project Fame West Africa's wall of fame

After nine weeks of intensive training and competition, OkiemuteIghorodje, has emerged as the winner of MTN Project Fame, West Africa’s biggest music talent hunt.

Okiemite, one of the super six finalists that made it to the final stage of the competition beat off stiffcompetition from Pere, Kitay, Winner, Okemute, Dapo and Elizabeth to walk away with the grand prize of 5 million naira, an SUV, and all expense trip with Praiz to South Africa.

Remember the little boy mutilated by his stepmother in Kano? Today is his first day in school! (photos)

Musa, the 2-year-old boy mutilated by his stepmother in Kano State few months has started school. He looks so cute! Photo journalist Sani Maikatanga posted these photos of the little boy with mother, Bilikisu and sister, heading to school.

World Contraception Day: Seeking to reverse Nigeria’s family planning stagnation

By Dimos Sakellaridis

It’s shocking that after many years of family planning promotion in Nigeria, the percentage of married women using modern contraception is only 9.8 percent (Nigeria Demographic & Health Survey 2013). That figure hardly changed from the 9.7 percent recorded five years previously.

Jordanian writer who posted cartoon mocking ISIS and Muslims killed outside courthouse (photos)

A prominent Jordanian writer Nahed Hattar standing trial for sharing a cartoon deemed offensive to Islam was shot dead by an lone gunman outside a court house in Amman, the capital of Jordan. 56 year old Hattar was struck by three bullets as he made his way into the court house yesterday Sept. 25th.

He was preparing to enter the courthouse for a hearing when the gunman shot him at close range.

Photos: IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu in court today

The leader of the Indigenious People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, was in court today September 26th. See more photos after the cut.

Genevieve Nnaji's beautiful look to the premiere of 'A trip to Jamaica'

Top actress Genevieve Nnaji wore a Tiffany Amber top and wrapper for the premiere of "A trip to Jamaica" yesterday night. See a photo of RMD, Stephaine Okereke-Linus and Genevieve together, after the cut...

Photo: Filipina maid commits suicide

A Filipina housemaid committed suicide by consuming large number of medicinal pills inside here employer’s house in Firdous, Kuwait, on September 23. According to security sources, when the Operations Room of Ministry of Interior received information about the incident, security men and paramedics rushed to the location and examined the woman to discover she was dead. Her corpse was referred to the Forensics Department and investigations have been launched to determine the reason she killed herself.

Judge withdraws from IPOB leader, Kanu Nnamdi’s trial

Justice John Tsoho, the judge handling the trial of the leader of the Indigenious People of Biafra IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, has returned the case file to the Chief Justice of the Federal High Court, Ibrahim Auta, for reassignment. Tsoho asked for reassignment of the case following a petition by the legal team of Nnamdi Kanu led by Chuks Muoma, alleging that he was biased in its handling of Kanu's case.

Payporte turns two, wows customers with massive price slash

Customers of Nigeria’s preferred online store, PayPorte, will have opportunity of shopping at massive discount as part of its second year anniversary at  https://www.payporte.com/pp-at-two

Cristiano Ronaldo and his mum react after he is substituted by coach Zinedine Zidane for 1st time in Real Madrid career (photos/video)

Cristiano Ronaldo reacted angrily after he was tactically substituted for the first time in his Real Madrid career in the 2-2 draw with Las Palmas over the weekend.

Ronaldo who recently came back from injury endured a frustrating evening as he failed to score and was shocked to be taken off in the 72nd minute of the La Liga clash - a decision that backfired after Sergio Araujo scored a late equaliser to force a 2-2 draw.

"The secret of my life is forgiveness & it has been my source of strength" - Sports Minister Solomon Dalung as he turns 52

Nigeria's Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung is 52-year-old today and he shared a lenghty birthday message celebrating his life and personal achievements, via his Facebook page. Read below.
It is 52 years ago: My Birthday Message.
Today marks another turning point in my life as I remember the day I arrived this planet called Earth. On this day a young woman had her first pilgrimage to the traditional labour room in Sabongida village in the then Resettlement Area now Langtang South Local Government Area in Plateau State.

Ex President Goodluck Jonathan replies President Buhari who claims he met no railway system when he assumed office

Former President Goodluck Jonathan today took to his Facebook page to reply President Buhari told a gathering of Nigerian Professionals while in the US last week that his government met no light, road and railway when his administration came into office last year.

N2 million up for grabs in the Homevida 2016 call for nomination of feature and documentary!

Do you know any Feature film or Documentary that promotes Transparency, Accountability and Good Governance issues in Nigeria?

Then this is your opportunity give your favorite Nollywood Feature Film and Documentary a chance to win N1,000,000 (One Million Naira) in each category.

Photos: Edo APC sets up Free Akara spots ahead of the state governorship election

Ahead of the Wednesday September 28th governorship election, APC members in Edo state have set up these free Akara spots in the state where residents can go and collect free Akara to feed.

Photos: Rukky Sanda steps out in distressed jeans

Nollywood actress Rukky Sanda rocked distressed skinny jeans in new pics shared via IG...

Britain, France & US accuse Russia of Barbarism and war crimes in Syria at UN security council session

The UK and France, during an emergency security council session on the conflict in Syria on Sunday bluntly and repeatedly accused Russia of collaborating with Syria to perpetuate war crimes in Aleppo.

According to the UK, Russia has carried out widespread use of bunker-busting and incendiary bombs on the 275,000 civilians living in the rebel-held Aleppo in Syria, saying this weapons were dropped by Russian aircraft.

New photo of singer Muma Gee and her children

The singer welcomed her third child with husband Prince Eke, in August.

Photos: Economic team led by VP Osinbajo meets with ADfB President, Akinwunmi Adesina

The Economic Management Team led by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo met with the African Development Bank President, Akinwunmi Adesina and the ADfB Management Team in the Office of the Vice President, Presidential Aso Rock Villa Abuja today September 26th. More photos after the cut.

Recession: Kemi Adeosun endorses sale of some National assets

Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, over the weekend lent her voice to the call for the sale of some national assets to revive the economy. Adeosun endorsed the sale while speaking to some business editors in Abuja. Leadership quotes her as saying it is better to sell off under-utilized assets than borrow money to revive the economy
‘‘I think there are lots of assets being considered. There are some unused assets that are just lying idle and people have come and said, ‘These things you are not using, can we lease it from you?

"The World's Ugliest Woman" Lizzie Velasquez is fighting back...in a different way

American motivational speaker, anti-bullying activist and author, Lizzie Velasquez was dubbed the 'World's Ugliest Woman" in a video posted on YouTube when she was 17. She has a rare congenital disease which among other symptoms, prevents her from accumulating body fat. The condition resulted in bullying during her childhood and early youth.

Nigerian Twitter reacts to Bola Tinubu vs John Odigie-Oyegun clash over Ondo APC governorship primaries

It was revealed yesterday that National Leader of APC, Bola Tinubu, has asked for the immediate resignation of the party's National Chairman, John Odigie-Oyegun. Tinubu made the demand in a stinking communiqué sent to Oyegun and other party chieftains, accusing Oyegun of interfering and sabotaging the will of democracy in Ondo State and that APC was now under threat of being suffocated by anti-democratic forces pretending to be progressives. (Read here)

Nigerians on Twitter have now reacted to the drama, questioning whether APC will also fall into internal crises like their opposition PDP. See more tweets after the cut.

Photos: 18-year-old girl buried alive for three days to 'cure' crippling back pains caused by lightening

A teenager was buried alive to cure crippling back pains she has been experiencing after she was recently struck by lightning on her way to school in Monteria, Colombia, as relatives believed it would "take away the energy" the lightning left inside her.
18-year-old Ana Ballesteros was placed in a giant hole which was filled with earth and covered up to her neck for three days a week in her family's garden.

Child Abuse: Woman allegedly brutalizes her domestic help in Lagos, cuts her with a saw

A woman has been arrested by the Police in Lagos for allegedly brutalizing her domestic help. According to the LIB eye witness who sent in these photos, this happened yesterday Sept 25th at Meiran, Alagbado. Neigbours heard the woman seriously beating the underage girl but didn't understand what was actually going on. However, when they stepped in to intervene, the maid was found bleeding but still handling domestic chores.

Bola Ahmed Tinubu and those who want him dead - By FFK

Read his piece below...
I do not like to delve into matters touching and concerning the APC because I am not a member. However what is happening in the ruling party today transcends partisan politics and should be a concern to us all. At the very least we can learn some very hard lessons from it.

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