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Thursday, 23 February 2017

Donald Trump scraps Obama's Transgender bathroom bill

The Trump administration on Wednesday revoked federal guidelines which ordered that transgender students have the right to use public school restrooms that matched their gender identity. The administration lifted the federal guidelines on Wednesday that had been issued by the Obama administration back in May 2015.  It will now be up to states and school districts to interpret federal anti-discrimination law and determine whether students should have access to restrooms in accordance with their preferred gender identity or their biological sex.

Can courts in Lagos remand injured people in jail without ordering proper medical care first?

This was the case of Sewuese Matthew, who was battered by officials of the Lagos State Taskforce on Environmental and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit, on Durosimi-Etti Drive, in Lekki Phase 1, Lagos, for filming their rowdy operation.

Kylie Jenner stnning in Corset dress for a business meeting

Kylie Jenner stepped out in a white corset over her dress as she headed for a business meeting in Beverly Hills on Wednesday. The young business entrepreneur looked stunning in her outfit. More photos after the cut...

Graphic: Woman who gave birth days ago burnt to death by Fulani herdsmen in Southern Kaduna

A woman who recently had a baby was among victims attacked by Fulani herdsmen on Jama'a and Kaura Local Government Areas in Southern Kaduna. Fortunately her child survived the awful incident. Twenty-two people were killed in the fresh attacks on four communities between Sunday and Monday. Several houses were also burnt during the attacks.

Photos: EFCC arraigns native doctor for N2.4m fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 arraigned one Bala Tangalu before Justice A. B. Mohammed of the Federal Capital Territory High Court sitting in Jabi, Abuja on a 2-count charge of conspiracy and obtaining by false pretence to the tune of N2.5million.

There is now a 'Jesus Soap' for washing away sins (photos)

The things you see on the internet though. The soap which is allegedly produced in China is a 'magic' soap that supposedly washes away your sins. More photos after the cut..

Photos: Ghana Police arrest traders who stripped Nigerian woman naked, brutally beat and sexually assaulted her for allegedly stealing yam

Police in the Ashanti Region capital, Kumasi, have arrested an unspecified number of traders who stripped naked and beat up an unidentified  Nigerian lady alleged to have stolen items at the Kumasi Central Business District.
A screening exercise is expected to take place later Wednesday to identify those who actually participated in the brutal treatment meted out to the unidentified lady.

Blac Chyna poses semi-nude in new photos

Mother of 2, Blac Chyna shared these semi-nude photos of herself on her page. More photos after the cut..

Dozens rescued by boat in San Jose flooding (Photos)

San Jose firefighters have rescued more than 200 residents by boat in flood waters in the Rocksprings neighborhood at Senter and Phelan in California, US. The firefighters have been going from door to door to tell residents to get out of their homes following the rains from Monday which led to a heavy flooding on Tuesday.

Bodies of at least 74 African migrants wash up on coast of Libya (photos)

At least 74 bodies of African migrants have washed ashore on the coast of Libya. According to the the Libyan Red Crescent, the bodies were found near the western Libyan city of Zawiya on Monday. Speaking to Associated Press, Red Crescent spokesman Mohammed al-Misrati, said he feared more dead bodies might surface as there are more bodies floating out at sea, but they do not have a means to retrieve them.

Pope appeals for urgent food aid for famine-stricken South Sudan

Pope Francis has called for urgent humanitarian aid for the starving people of South Sudan, saying millions risked being 'condemned to death' by a famine in parts of the war-ravaged country. This comes after UN aid agencies had declared that famine in South Sudan has left 100,000 people on the verge of starvation and almost 5 million people, more than 40% of the country's population, in need of urgent help.

Okorocha's statement confirms that Sheriff is a lackey of APC - PDP

The attention of the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), led by Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi, has reacted to the statement credited to the Governor of Imo State and Chairman of APC Governor's Forum, Mr. Rochas Okorocha, wherein he said the PDP should respect the ruling of the Friday, February 17, 2017 Court of Appeal Judgment and not to heat up the polity.

Chinese divorcees lie in 'graves' to reflect on marriage failure (Photos)

A new meditation ritual in China is seeing women lying in shallow graves to reflect on marriage failure. The women who are from Chonngqing, a city in southwestern China, are ‘meditating’ at the graves to help them cope with the devastating effects of divorce. In the photos, the women are seen sleeping in graves with only a thin piece of plastic. They appear to be lost in thoughts as they lay with their eyes closed and hands in a prayer position.

19-year-old boy exposes a 40-year-old married woman who forces him to 10 sex sessions a day

A sperm harvesting business has seen Zimbabwean lovers having sex ten times in a day. A 19-year-old boy identified as Trymore Chibwe has come out to expose and accuse his 40-year-old lover of trading semen after she left him for another for man.
The woman involved, Memory Tete from Masango Village was also reported to be sexually involved with five other men.

Swedish politician proposes paid sex breaks for workers

A 42-year-old Swedish town councilor on Tuesday, February 21, 2017, suggested in a proposal that Swedes should take a one hour paid break from work to go home and have sex with their partners. Speaking to AFP, after presenting the motion aimed at improving people's personal relationship, Per-Erik Muskos, a local councilor  for the northern town of Overtornea said:

Zimbabwe deploys army to hospitals to fill in for striking doctors

The Zimbabwean government has deployed medics from the army into public hospitals to fill in for the country’s striking doctors. This comes after a week-long strike by the doctors who are demanding an increase in call allowances and a duty free car facility. Reacting to the pressure on public hospitals due to doctors strike, Gerald Gwinji,  the permanent secretary at the Ministry of Health, said:

Angelina Jolie allegedly planning to buy a mansion in London and move with her kids without Brad's knowledge

It had earlier been reported that Angelina Jolie's real reason for divorcing Brad Pitt and going on a smear campaign against him, was so that she could move to London with her kids and work towards getting a United Nations appointment. (Read here).

Ghanaian retired footballer, Stephen Appiah shares work out video of him and his daughter in the gym

The former captain of the Black Stars of Ghana took to his IG page to post a video of him, working out with his adorable daughter in the gym. Despite announcing his retirement at the age of 34 in 2015, the Ghana legend still looks super fit. Captioning the photo, he wrote: 'Have the most awesome daughter in the world. @pulsefitnessghana #WhatAFeeling #MyNessa #MyJolly #stepapplifestyle #chorkorbanian. Watch the video after the cut..

Wednesday, 22 February 2017

Mr Ibu visits Big Brother Naija house...recounts when he tried to commit suicide in 1997

Comic actor John Okafor aka Mr Ibu visited the Big Brother Naija housemates this evening, where he spent sometime chatting with them and also had a diary session where he talked about the time in 1997 when he nearly committed suicide...watch the video and read the full story after the cut...

One killed, several injured as daredevil armed robbers attack Zenith Bank, Owerri, Imo State (graphic pics)

A four-man armed robbery gang on Wednesday, February, 22, stormed Zenith Bank branch along Wetheral road Owerri, Imo state capital, injuring three police men and five bank customers. One of the armed robbers (pictured on the ground) was gunned down. However, reports by eyewitnesses said three people died in the attack.

Wait, did y'all know that the lady with half a body who released her sex tape recently was born a man?

Some days ago, I shared a video of popular Youtuber with no lower half, who released her sex tape on social media (read here). Turns out that the woman was actually born a man...so it means that sex tape you people (minus me..lol) watched, was between a man and a man? Oh dear.

The 26 year old from Sacramento, California, was born Pedro Martell, but announced to his parents at the age of 15 that hee wanted to start dressing as a girl. (he's pictured right with his mother Mary and brother Angelo aged 7. Piyah has a condition called Caudal Regression Syndrome)

"One of the most beautiful souls I've ever met' - Banky W's loving shout out to co-star, Adesua Etomi

Actress Adesua Etomi is a year older today and got a loving shout out from her Wedding Party co-star, Banky W. One day, it shall all be revealed...😄...happy birthday, Adesua!

Vladimir Putin accuses The New York Times, Bloomberg and NBC, of spreading fake news

The Russian foreign ministry today accused major Western media, including The New York Times, Bloomberg and NBC of spreading false news about the country. 

This photo though...

Lol...turn the pic upside down before you start thinking bad thoughts....

Most followed teenage in New York...paparazzi still following Malia Obama around

Was going to write 'most followed teenager in America' but then I remembered that Kylie Jenner is still a teenager.

Rumour has it...that Skales has a wife...(see her photos)

Multiple sources who know the singing sensation told LIB that he's married to beautiful Ethiopian entrepreneur, Leyla, but is keeping it very quiet!

Singer Kelis was at the airport...and accidentally exposed herself (photos)

The Milkshake singer was pictured at LAX where she bent over during security screening and showed her stuff. And someone took a pic and posted online...lol. See the photos after the cut..

Open Letter: Dear Bisola, we the association of single parents are disappointed with your act on national TV

A concerned fan @fumsky penned an open letter to Bisola, one of the housemates in the on-going Big Brother Naija, on instagram. Read what she wrote after the cut...

Nick Cannon welcomes a baby boy with ex-girlfriend, Brittany Bell (photo)

Baby No 3! Nick Cannon and his ex girlfriend, Brittany Bell have welcomed their child, a healthy baby boy named 'Golden Sagon'.

Cannon just announced this via his Instagram page, saying: "Weeping may endure for a night, but Joy cometh in the morning! No matter how hard the world may hit you, God always reminds us of our purpose! #TrueHappiness. Welcome to Earth Son!
Golden "Sagon" Cannon 2/21/17 #Awakened"

Funny tweet of the day

Lol.

Teenager found not guilty of murdering 16-year-old Nigerian rapper, Leoandro Osemeke in London

A 15-year-old boy has been cleared of murdering a Nigerian rapper who was stabbed to death at a teenage party.
The defendant, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was yesterday, found not guilty of killing 16-year-old Showkey, real name Leoandro Osemeke, on August 5, 2016.

Chef sentenced to life in prison after he confessed to delivering the savage blows that killed his heiress girlfriend

Jordan Matthews, 24, a pub chef, has been sentenced to life in prison for the death of his girlfriend, Xixi Bi, who died after being savagely brutalized by him at their flat in Llandaff, Cardiff, UK.

Xixi Bi is a student who moved to the UK from China to study aged 15. She was meant to run her family's multimillion-pound company when she came of age.

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Chris Brown's friend claims Karrueche filed the restraining order because she's jealous of his new girlfriend!

Really, Chris Brown friend? Below is the report from MediaTakeOut ...
Chris Brown and his lawyers are fighting mad - and are working on launching an aggressive legal battle with Karrueche Tran – according to sources close to Chris Brown. That’s because his ex has placed a restraining order against him.

Etisalat strengthens bond with its channel partners at annual conference

Etisalat treated its channel partners to a fun packed weekend at the Eko hotels and Suites, Lagos as part of its commitment of connecting with and promoting mutually rewarding business relationships with them.

The event provided a platform for top officials of Etisalat Nigeria and the channel partners from across the country to review the performance of the business in 2016, map-out the targets for 2017 and identify growth opportunities.

Photos: Whistleblower leads EFCC to recover 17 vehicles from ex-Comptroller General of Customs, Abdullahi Dikko

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has recovered seventeen exotic vehicles in a warehouse of the former Comptroller General of Customs, Abdullahi Dikko Inde located at Nnamdi Azikwe Street, Kaduna.

The recovery was sequel to an intelligence the commission received that stolen money and properties suspected to proceeds of crime were being stored in the warehouse.

Idris Elba seen kissing a chick on the streets of Vancouver (photos)

Lol...not really. That's Idris Elba and actress Kate Winslet and they are on the set of their new movie, Mountain Between Us, in Vancouver.

Youths injured in communal clash between Okrika youths and Eleme Youths in Rivers state (Graphic Photos)

In what has been described as a breach of peace, the youths of Eleme have been accused of defying the peaceful agreement reached by both Eleme and Okrika communities in recent years, by attacking Okrika youths and causing grievous bodily harm to some of them.

Nigeria needs deliverance. We are not going to have an election in 2019- FFK

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, shared this on his twitter handle today. 

Photo: 8-year-old girl badly beaten by her guardian

According to a Facebook post published by Kriz Jeremiah said the 8-year-old girl identified simply as Babygirl was mercilessly beaten by her guardian on Monday night in Monrovia, Liberia.
''She was brought to Monrovia by her grand mother to live with a lady named Quena to attend school. This child is always doing domestic work from morning till night for this lady,

Photos from the valedictory session for out-going Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed

Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed, will leave office on March 2nd as she will be heading to New York to resume office as the new Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations.

A valedictory session chaired by Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo was held today during FEC at the Council Chamber, State House, Abuja.

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