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Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Russian opposition leader, Alexey Navalny jailed for 15 days

Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny has been jailed for 15 days over his role in a mass anti-corruption protest in Moscow. Navalny, who was arrested at Sunday's demonstration, was sentenced by a court in Moscow on Monday afternoon for disobeying a police officer. The verdict was tweeted by his press secretary. He was also fined 20,000 roubles (around $350) after being convicted of organizing the march and disturbing public peace.

6 Aid workers killed in South Sudan

The UN's humanitarian coordinator, Eugene Owusu confirms that six aid workers were killed in an ambush in South Sudan on Saturday, March 25, 2017 as they were traveling from Juba to Pibor. He said:

Kelly Rowland shows off her figure in a one piece swimsuit while on Vacation in Australia

Singer and former Destiny's Child member, Kelly Rowland who is currently on vacation in Sydney, Australia, with her son, Titan, showed off her figure in a one piece swimsuit on a beach in Sydney. More photos after the cut...

I did not import any vehicle, I did not ask anybody to act on my behalf, the vehicle is not my personal car- Saraki insists

In this post shared on his Facebook page, Senate President, Bukola Saraki, insists he has nothing to do with the imported Range Rover Bulletproof SUV that he has been linked with. He appeared before the Senate's Committee on Ethics and Privileges to defend himself on allegations that he imported the SUV without paying the necessary Customs duty. Read what he wrote after the cut...

Lol. Check out this student's answer to a Maths question

Lol @ not on this question.

Beauty and the beast is only two weeks in the theaters and it's already approaching the $1billion mark

Disney's live-action Beauty And The Beast raked in $88.3million in its second week of release to take its total worldwide haul to $690.3million. At this rate, it is well on course to surpass the $1billion mark, a remarkable feat considering it was made on a $160million budget.

Photo: Police arrest 23 year old man for beheading 72 year old woman in Ogun state

23 year old Adeoye Ikugbayigbe has been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command for beheading a 72 year old woman, Funmilayo Shada, over a land dispute on March 17th. Addressing newsmen in Abeokuta, the state capital Monday, the police Public Relations Officer in the state, Abimbola Oyeyemi, said, son of the deceased, Ekundayo Shada, filed a complaint at the police station after sighting the suspect with his mother's severed head.

Snoop Dogg to induct Tupac Shakur into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Legendary rapper, Snoop Dogg who brought Tupac Shakur to Death Row Records in 1995, will induct the late rapper into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The two rappers collaborated on All Eyez on Me's '2 of Amerikaz Most Wanted, a song which was a major hit in Hip Hop.

Photos: Accounting graduate arrested for impersonating Lagos Land Use officer blames unemployment

A 37-year-old man arrested by the operatives of Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police Command for impersonating officials of the Lagos State Land Use Charge has blamed unemployment as the cause of his action. Olaitan Shofolahan, an Accounting graduate of Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, Abeokuta, Ogun State, was arrested on Thursday in Lekki Phase 1, in Eti-Osa Local Government Area of Lagos.

Naomi Campbell looks extremely hot at 46 as she shows off side boobs for Sorbet Magazine (Photos)

British supermodel, Naomi Campbell showed off her impressive body with her side boobs on display as she covers the latest issues of Sorbet Magazine. More photos after the cut...

Parents of NAF personnel murdered by jealous lover finally speak out

The parents of the slain Nigerian Air Force personnel, Solape Oladipupo, who was killed by her colleague and jealous lover, Bernard Kalu, has revealed that their daughter ended the relationship after they told her about a prophecy they received in church, which warned the deceased against engaging in any romantic relationship in her place of work, Daily Sun reports.

Delta Airlines shades United Airlines for denying passengers entry into airplane because they wore leggings

Even airlines know how to shade their competitors! United Airlines caused an outrage after they refused a 10-year-old girl and an 11 year old from boarding their flight because they wore which they considered inappropriate dressing. They also banned two others from entering for the same reason and after a passenger shared what had happened on Twitter, celebrities like Chrissy Teigen called them out and threatened to boycott the airline.

Photos: Five killed, several injured in two-vehicle crash near Tazame, Zamfara StateZamfara

Five persons have been confirmed dead in a two-vehicle head-on collision on Monday near Tazame, in Zamfara State. The crash occurred between a golf car and another vehicle around noon. The driver was among those killed. May their souls rest in peace, Amen. More photos after the cut...

16-year-old Bosnian set new records, breaks 111 building blocks with his head in 35 secs (Video)

Bosnian taekwondo champion, Kerim Ahmetspahic has achieved an incredible milestone for himself after breaking 111 building blocks with his head in 35 seconds. According to reports, the new record has paved way for the 16-year-old  into the Guinness World Record. Watch the video after the cut..

Photo: Nigerian man arrested in India for duping a woman by posing as prospective groom on matrimonial site

A 36-year-old Nigerian national and his accomplice, were arrested on Monday, March 20,  from Sriniwaspuri in Delhi for cheating a woman of over Rs 9 lakh.
Hilary Nnamdi Okoli and 34-year-old Reena Basumatari were arraigned in a Gurgaon court on Tuesday and taken on four days' police custody.

Ladies, will you rock these shoes?

Will you be happy to wear these Kimberly Sculpt-Heel Sock Booties? Yay or nay?

Photos: African students protest against racism after 5 Nigerian students are accused of cannibalism following death of Indian teenager

Five Nigerian students in Greater Noida, India were accused of cannibalism after a teenager went missing on Friday, March 24th.
Manish Khari, a 19-year-old Class 12 student went for a walk at about 7pm, after an early dinner on Friday but didn’t come home. His relatives and neighbours set out to look for him and were later told by someone who claimed that the teenager had last been seen with five Nigerian students who lived two doors away (The police are yet to verify this claim).

Chris Brown dapper in new photos

Chris Brown looks really good in these photos. Another photo after the cut..

Monday, 27 March 2017

Yours truly amongst 200 Most Influential People of African Descent under 40 (photos)

Aww, look at me looking all cute and happy having a conversation with Abike Dabiri-Erewa, one of the people that inspired me to pursue my dreams in media. I used to watch her on NTA Newsline back in the back and wished I was her...lol. Living my dreams now...

Anyway, so I'm one of the nominees of the Most Influential People of African Descent. There are 200 people chosen worldwide and I'm one of the 21 Nigerians picked. *dancing*. Part 1 of the unveiling took place on Saturday March 25th at Eko Hotel and I was there with other nominees and guests. Will tell you more about MIPAD later. See more photos after the cut...

Biko, what was Marvis rolling like weed? (photos)

Erm, that can't be weed because that won't be allowed on BBN, I presume. So what was she rolling? See more photos after the cut..

Police recover body of JUMIA delivery man dumped in a septic tank in Rivers state, arrests three suspects

The Rivers state police command today arrested three persons in connection with the murder of a Jumia delivery man who had gone to deliver an iphone and a motorbike to a prospective buyer at a compound in the Ada-George area of Rivers state on Saturday March 25th.

Kevin Hart shares cute photo with his children

They are cute. There's a rumour he's expecting another child with his wife, Eniko Parrish

Hours after he was claered by ABU VC, Dino Melaye releases video mocking his haters

Dino Melaye shared a video mocking his haters after the Vice Chancellor of the Ahmadu Bello University ABU appeared before the senate today to affirm he graduated from the school.

Melaye has since petitioned the DSS alleging that Sahara Reporters is 'Cyber-stalling' him. In the video that's going viral, Dino sings in Yoruba saying, 'he who is not fit to ambush you shall endure pain upon pain'. Watch the hilarious video after the cut...

Hilarious pettiness from Huffington Post...

Sean Spicer, 45, is the White House press secretary and former communications director for President Donald Trump. 

Big Brother Naija; TBoss, Marvis, Debbie-Rise, and Ballly up for eviction

As the Big Brother Naija show gets to it's business end, the stakes are high and the housemates are divided. Today, Bisola won the Head Of House challenge and took over from Efe. Shortly afterwards, they hit the diary room to nominate fellow housemates for eviction and at the end of the day, T-boss, Bally, Marvis and Debbie Rise are the housemates up for eviction on Sunday...

Arnold Schwarzenegger claps back at troll who called special Olympians 'retards'

The actor and former governor gave an educated clapped back to a troll who insulted special needs people

When autocorrect tries to make you lose your job

Lol. Biko read and re-read everything before you send because autocorrect can't read minds.

Actress Taraji P. Henson claps back at fan...


Tweet of the day!

Prominent lawyer, Mike Ozekhome, said this at the 1st National Anti-Corruption Stakeholders' Summit in Abuja today. Who agrees with him?

Man jailed for insulting Katsina state governor, Aminu Masari, on social media

A Katsina Chief Magistrate’s Court today sentenced one Gambo Saeed to nine months imprisonment for insulting and defaming the character of Katsina state governor, Aminu Masari, on social media.

At the hearing of the case against Saeed today, the Police Prosecutor, Inspector Isa Liti told the court that Saeed was arraigned following complaints received from the Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Radio Monitoring, Mansur Ali Mashi

Nicki Minaj pictured smoking weed with 2Chainz (Photos)

Oh Nicki...

EFCC acting chairman Magu to sue The Sun Newspaper over report he owns two houses in Maitama

EFCC acting chairman, Ibrahim Magu, has instituted a lawsuit against The Sun Newspaper over claims that he owns a house in the Maitama area of Abuja.

In a story published over the weekend, The newspaper, claimed he is being probed for allegedly owning two mansions in the Maitama Area of Abuja linked to his wife.

Malia Obama spotted with her friends in New York (photos)

The former US first daughter was spotted with her friends in New York where she's doing an internship with the Weinstein production company. She’s taking one year off before she enrolls in college and pursue her higher education.

Meet With University of East Anglia Reps in Lagos and Abuja

University Of East Anglia is a pioneering British University, situated on 320 acres of natural parkland, in one of the UK’s safest student cities. We lead the way in fields as diverse as climate change, social work, creative writing, international development, food science and much more. We bring breakthrough thinking into the classroom to make bright futures for our students.

WTF? Man livestreams as he whips his girlfriend with a belt after allegedly catching her texting another man (video)

A man in Memphis Tennessee had the guts to livestream a video which showed him whipping his nude girlfriend with a belt, while she screamed in pain and begged him to stop. He claimed he caught her sending a text to another man. The man stopped the brutal beating after telling her “You learned your lesson.”. Watch the despicable video HERE (Or maybe she was in on it and it's just something they do to get off?)

Wife of former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, files lawsuit to stop son's wedding

One of the wives of former President Obasanjo, Taiwo Obasanjo, has filed a lawsuit at an Ikeja High Court, seeking to stop her son, Olujonwo Obasanjo, from marrying Tope Adebutu, the daughter of Sir Kessington Adebutu, promoter of Premier Lotto known as “Baba Ijebu”on May 11the and 12th.

In the suit filed before the court today, Mrs Obasanjo is asking that the wedding be postponed to a date after June 1st.

Massive sinkhole suddenly appears on busy road and nearly swallows bus carrying 21 passengers

When next you want to wish for the floor to open up and swallow you, just know that it's not exactly impossible for that to happen as can be seen with what happened in China on Friday.

A passenger bus carrying 21 people escaped by seconds the tragedy of being swallowed by a massive sinkhole which appeared all of a sudden on a busy road in Nanning Guangxi, China.

Some confirmed speakers for The Selfmade Woman Conference

We have quite a few speakers for the conference happening on April 22nd. Tara Durotoye, Kemi Adetiba and Foluso Gbadamosi are some of them. We will unveil others in the coming weeks. The very lovely Peace Hyde will host the event and some female stand up comediennes will be there to make us laugh and also inspire us! It will be a day to remember!

Once again, date is April 22nd, at Oriental Hotel, Lagos. Time is 10am. Remember to also bring along your business proposals, for those of you who hope to get funding to start your small scale businesses by being one of the recipients of the next phase of 'I'd Rather Be Selfmade'. 

Apostle Suleman vs Stephanie Otobo, Sahara Reporters vs Dino Melaye, Tonto vs Rosy Meurer, all on Linda Ikeji TV show 'The Report Card' (must watch)

Our new show is called 'The Report Card, hosted by Hero Daniels. It's news told in a satirical way that y'all will find funny. We talk about Sahara Reporters vs Dino Melaye, Apostle Suleman vs Stephanie Otobo and Tonto Dikeh, Churchill vs Rosy Meurer. Please watch & tell us what you think

Linda Ikeji TV's 'On The Red Carpet' at the premiere of Omoni Oboli's Okafor's Law

Omoni Oboli's new movie Okafor's Law didn't premiere on March 24th due to copyright allegations but the red carpet was lit and On The Red Carpet was there to capture every moment. Enjoy!

Tiwa Savage stunning in new makeup photos

Singer, Tiwas Savage shared these stunning new make-up photos on her Instagram page. More photos after the cut.

These photos will make you think twice about owning cats

If you belong to the superstitious crowd who believe cats are evil, these pictures will unsettle you. Bored Panda has compiled disturbing photos of demonic looking pets taken by their frightened owners and they're bound to give you nightmares. More photos below...

Sade Adu's son shuts down rumours Drake is dating his mum

Drake posted a photo of himself with iconic singer Sade on IG last week and it sparked rumors that the two were hooking up. Sade's son sets the record straight...

TF? Did he get a butt implant or are those from squats?

As he shared on instagram. See more photos after the cut...

Friendly exes! Mbong and Jeta Amata pair up for a new movie (photo)

Filmmakers, Mbong and Jeta Amata, who went their separate ways in 2012 after 10 years of marriage, are currently working on the same set of a new movie. They remained good friends even after their separation. Posting a photo of them on set, Mbong wrote;

Don’t suffer teeth sensitivity in silence! Sensodyne offers free dental check to Nigerians

Don’t suffer teeth sensitivity in silence! Sensodyne offers free dental check to Nigerians
Do you love ice cream, or you love your hot cup of coffee in the morning, but hey you seldom feel this short and sharp pain whenever you have your favourite ice cream or sip on your hot cup of coffee?

Nigeria's Light Up Awards 2017 shall reveal APC or PDP Governors who deserve awards

The 2nd Edition of Nigeria’s Light Up Awards 2017 will be holding later this year to showcase the Electricity Power projects of the 36 states Governors as submitted by the states and available on www.projectlightupnigeria.com for Nigerians at home and in the diaspora to view, appraise and vote for final winners of the various awards categories available this year.

Photos: Are those weed hidden in his pants?

As seen on Facebook...

Burglar gets a serving of instant karma as he's left hanging from fence by his trousers after burglary goes wrong

A burglar broke into Miles Elementary school in Tucson but was forced to flee when he realised he was being watched.  A locksmith claims he witnessed an unidentified man attempting to force his way inside classrooms.

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