Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Inside the 2016 Oscars gift bag worth $200k: It includes a sex toy & luxury trips abroad

This year's nominees at the Oscars will receive luxury gift bags worth $200,000 (a record high) from Distinctive Assets, which includes a range of products from all sorts of companies including a vampire breast lift, sex toy and 15-day walking tour of Japan.

These goodie bag of beauty goods and luxury experiences are from big brands who look to capitalize on the Oscars award buzz this month.

Fayose: Buhari should withdraw, represent 2016 Budget, says; “Budget scam is national embarrassment”

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Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has urged President Mohammadu Buhari to save the country of the national embarrassment being caused by the 2016 Budget that he presented to the National Assembly by formally withdrawing the budget and representing it.

Ex Beauty Queen, Antoinette Igebu, launches Nigeria’s First & No.1 online wig store - Tonie’s Mane

The engineer and former beauty queen, Antoinette Igebu, who won the MBGN Miss LaCasera crown in 2012, recently launched Nigeria’s very first Online Wig Store – Tonie’s Mane

It doesn’t matter if you are a professional stylist, a working mother, a student, or a diva, Tonie’s Mane offers a wide range of versatile wigs so there’s one for everybody – including Braid Wigs!

Photos: Woman beaten by husband after another man was tagged with their baby's Facebook photo

A Malaysian woman was reportedly beaten by her husband because a photo of their baby was tagged with a stranger's name on Facebook. In a Facebook post, Stella Ooi from Penang, wrote that her child's photo was tagged with the name "SH Dato Lee", but she did not know this person.

"Anyone can tag photos posted on Facebook!" she wrote. "Because of this I was beaten by my husband." 

Suspected recruiter of terrorists for ISIS, others, arrested in Nigeria

The Department of State Security released a statement today stating that a suspected recruiter of ISIS, and others, have been arrested in Nigeria. Read the full statement signed by DSS official, Tony Okpuiyo after the cut...

DMX not breathing, no pulse

Yesterday, DMX collapsed and was rushed to the hospital. His people later claimed he suffered an asthma attack but according to a new report from TMZ, after speaking with authority, DMX didn't suffer an asthma attack and was at death's door when he was found Monday night. They said he was not breathing, didn't have a pulse and the signs point to an overdose.

Nollywood hunk, Daniel K Daniel dapper in new pics, reveals his love for Seyi Shay

Multiple Award-winning Nollywood Actor, Daniel K. Daniel who was recently nominated for Best Actor (Drama) at the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA 2016) for his role in the hit movie ‘A Soldier’s Story’ in a recent interview revealed that he had not been in any relationship for over 2 years, since he broke up with his ex-girlfriend, a former beauty queen.

Pics: Biafran leader, Nnamdi Kanu, in court today, refuses to remove handcuffs

Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, and director of Biafra radio, Nnamdi Kanu, was at the Federal High Court Abuja this morning where hearing on the treasonable charges filed against him by the Federal government continued.

A mild drama took place when he arrived the court premises and refused Prison officials to remove his handcuffs, insisting on having it on during court proceedings. It took the intervention of his ‎lead counsel, Chuks Muoma, to persuade him to allow the prison officers remove the handcuffs. The presiding judge, Justice John Tsoho denied Kalu's application for his International passports (British and Nigerian) to be released to him. Continue to see more photos

Karrueche Tran and Christina Millian go on girl's night out (photos)

Christina Milian and her BFF Karrueche Tran looked lovely as they went on a girl's night out at West Hollywood hotspot The Nice Guy on Monday night. See more photos after the cut...

Rivers election: Wike compromised Supreme Court judges- Dakuku Peterside

APC candidate in the April 14th 2015 governorship election in Rivers state, Dakuku Peterside, says he has it on good authority that Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike, had prior contacts with some of the judges of the Supreme court before January 27th when the apex court upheld his election.

Photos: New and exciting way to rock braids; One-hair Two styles KrochetKulture by Stephanie Coker

Stephanie Coker is definitely not taking a break this year, the Nigerian On-Air Personality, just launch a new line of crochet braids, dedicated to providing women with protectivesynthetichair extensions without compromising on quality. 

Photos: Nigerian man charged with fraud wanted by the UK Police for failing to appear in court

NorthYorkshire Police, UK, posted a photo of Alexander Ighodalo on their official twitter account on Tuesday, February 9 declaring him wanted for fraud. Ighodala is wanted for breaching his bail conditions and failing to appear at Harrogate Magistrates' Court on January 7. He was charged with money laundering and fraud after a major international company was conned into paying £42,000 for a fake invoice.

Amber Rose, Blac Chyna & their massive butts at Trinidad & Tobago carnival

The BFFs are currently in Trinidad & Tobago for an annual festival and showed off their assets while mixing with locals at the parade. See more photos after the cut...

Nigerian woman cries out after her French ex vanishes with their son after getting full custody

This happened in, Abuja, Nigeria. How a French man will have more rights on a child over his Nigerian mother in Nigeria is baffling! The woman, Michelle Nwakalor claims her French ex-partner, Franck Reymann (pictured left) stormed their son (pictured right), 6 year old Xavier's school with a court order giving him full custody of their son. See what she wrote on Facebook after the cut...

Lenovo Winners emerge in third draw of Lenovo National Promo

Lenovo has done it again! Six lucky customers - KehindeJinadu from Abuja, Emmanuel from Benin as well as Magdalene Okwuwe, Bode Afolayan, Ikekwuku and Morismo Harry from Lagos - have won grand prizes of educational grants worth N200,000 each in the third draw of the Lenovo National Promo! The winners were announced at an event which held in Lagos on Friday, February 5, 2016. 

Maheeda shares more cute photos of her 15yr old daughter, Divine

Maheeda's daughter, Divine, turned 15 today and she's been sharing photos of the stunning teen. These photos were taken today. More when you continue...

Lol. Future likes an Instagram post of Ciara suing him for defamation

Spotted on TheShadeRoom. This is as far as he has reacted to the lawsuit from his babymama, Ciara.

Photos: Nollywood actor, Arakangudu dies

Popular Yoruba actor, Sikiru Adeshina aka Arakangudu, died in his sleep early this morning February 9th. He reportedly suffered a heart attack while sleeping at his home in Kaduna. Arakangudu's body is expected in Osun state, his home state where he will be buried. May his soul rest in peace, Amen.

When Love Happens: it begins with a simple connection

It is that time of the year again when we all like to talk about Love; all its Dos and Don’ts, rewards and pains-aha, the gift parcels with red ribbons, chocolates maybe?St. 

Valentine’s is a special day no doubt but there’s nothing special in the way we’ve reduced love to boxes of chocolates and retail trappings screaming 50% off the original price. Love is not a seasonalshow of largesse nor is it a fairy tale of goodie boxes in dotted red and white bags-no. 

Nigerians on Twitter call Buhari’s 2016 budget ‘#BudgetofCorruption

Following controversies surrounding the 2016 budget, from the budget missing & Ministers publicly denying the figures in the budget, Nigerians are now calling it #BudgetofCorruption. The hashtag is currently trending! See more tweets after the cut...

Photo of the day!

At what point in a wedding does this happen?

Photos: Free Zakzaky protest held in Yobe

Members of the Shitte Islamic group this afternoon staged a peaceful protest in Potiskum, Yobe state where they called for the release of their leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky who has been in military custody since December 12th. The Islamic leader and some of his members were detained after a clash with the Nigerian Army in Zaria, Kaduna state. See more photos after the cut...

Are they back on? Newly single Khloe Kardashian parties with ex, French Montana

Khloe Kardashian who recently split from boyfriend of 6 months, James Harden, was spotted on a night out with her ex, rapper French Montana, in LA yesterday. They first went to BOA Steakhouse in West Hollywood for dinner and then to The Nice Guy for drinks. Khloe's BFF, Malika Haqq was with them. I kinda always liked her with French Montana. More photos after the cut...

One instant tip any man can use to last more than 45minutes in bed

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Health Minister says ministry's budget submitted to the Senate is different from the one it submitted to Budget office

While appearing before the Senate committee on Health to defend its 2016 budget yesterday February 8th, the Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, said that his ministry's budget proposal submitted to the Senate is different from the one they wrote and sent to the budget office.

Graphic photos: 6 students of Ibadan Poly die, 13 injured in a crash along Ibadan-Oyo road


6 students of the Department of Quantity Surveying, Ibadan Polytechnic, Oyo state, were confirmed dead while 13 others sustained various degrees of injuries in an auto crash which occurred at Motunde, along Ibadan-Oyo Road  on Monday, February 8. The injured were taken to St. Patrick Private Hospital and General Hospital,Oyo State while the remains of the dead were deposited at the mortuary of Adeoyo State Hospital, Yemetu.

Married teacher who had sex with a female student is banned from seeing her children

Laura Garrigus,  a 30 year old married woman and mother of three has been banned from seeing her own children after being accused of having a sexual relationship with a 17 year old female student for several months.

Judge says EFCC hasn't erred in detaining Dasuki after meeting bail conditions

Justice Husseini Baba of the Federal Capital Territory High Court in Maitama, Abuja, yesterday February 8th, said the Federal government and operatives of the EFCC have not in anyway violated court order following his continued detention even after meeting his bail condition.

At the hearing of an application by Dasuki asking the court to stop DSS from detaining him, the presiding judge, Justice Baba, said his continued detention by DSS is not in anyway a contempt of court proceeding as he was arrested on fresh charges by the DSS the day he fulfilled his bail condition in December 2015

Easy Home Acquition

Falling Rain Estate is offering you an easy home acquisition scheme. This scheme, which we have tagged the ‘Power of 5’ involves subscribers contributing an annual bulk payment of 5% of the property and another 5% spread monthly over 12 months; This process continues on a yearly basis until the delivery of the housing units when subscribers will be required to choose an exit option best suitable to them as detailed below. 

See what I found on comedian IGoDye's IG page

He shared this photo of himself and wrote "Looking beyond what the eyes can See, paves way for excelling heights". Lol...is he wearing contacts?

So its an offense to help tow a broken down vehicle on our roads? Woman narrates her experience with FRSC

So if you see a broken down vehicle on the road, it is an offense to help tow it? You will be arrested if you help instead of calling for a towing van? News to me. Read more of this lady's tweets after the cut

Dead child is prayed back to life at the Liberation City Church (photos)

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On Sunday, February 7, 2016, at the Mountain Miracle and Liberation Ministries, a.k.a Liberation City, a dead child was prayed back to life in a suspense-filled movie-like scenario. The six-month old child said to have been ill for weeks was brought to the church by her parents for prayers. Unfortunately, the child gave up the ghost as soon as they arrived the church.

Sycilian photographer reveals the unique beauty and strength of 15 Nigerian women living in Sicily's refugee camp

In documenting the evocative hairstyle traditions of West Africa, Sicilian photographer Salvatore Di Gregorio reveals the unique beauty and strength of fifteen Nigerian refugees, and the reality of their life on Italy’s island of hope in a series, Project Mirabella: Tales of Beauty.

Blink magazine is here! The first of its kind club photos & nightlife magazine

Do you ever wonder which clubs have the best atmosphere or even which clubs are still in business? Well, Blink magazine aims to showcase the best clubs in Lagos and a photo reel of their best pictures in the previous 3 months. 

Rapper DMX hospitalised after suffering Asthma attack

The 45 year old rapper suffered an asthma attack outside his room at the Ramada Yonkers in New York yesterday evening and was rushed to the hospital, where he is currently...

Flavour and babymama Sandra spotted at Enugu airport (photo)

A LIB reader spotted them at Enugu airport yesterday. They are still together despite Flavour having a child with former MBGN, Anna Banner...

Amber Rose & Blac Chyna to fly all the way to Canada for $30k & $25k?

I know it's a lot of money but I thought they asked for more for appearances. The Kardashian/Jenner girls get from $100k to $500k depending on who you are talking to so I kinda expected Amber especially to be in that $100k bracket.

Anyway, the two ladies were invited to co-host an event at the Toronto Takeover for the NBA All-Star Weekend at Stadium club this Friday night in Toronto, Canada. Amber got $30k for the gig while Chyna got $25k. Amber apparently is a bigger celeb than Chyna thus the $5k difference.

A Most Unique & Practical Gift for Valentines

Buying a new possession may not always be the best way to make your partner happy on a special day like St. Valentines…….Do you realise that offering a service like helping your loved one revamp, fix or repair the possessions they already own and cherish could just be the catch to help you melt that heart, even faster?

Don't just like 'Made in Aba' goods, patronize them - Nigerians tell Saraki

Yesterday Senate President Bukola Saraki said he had fun at the "Made in Aba" tradefair held in Abuja which he and other senators attended. Nigerians were very quick to tell him to not just see and like the good but to also patronize them. See the tweets after the cut...

Photos: Two Indian youths arrested for assaulting a Nigerian student

Two Indian youths have been arrested for allegedly assaulting a Nigerian student on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016 and hurling racist comments at him. The youths, Shoaib Ali and Faizal Ali were arrested following the complaint lodged by the student, Orolabe Ibidola.