Thursday, November 26, 2015

List of top 5 countries with high percentage of girls getting married before they turn 18

According to BBC Africa, the countries on the list above have the highest percentages of young girls that get married before turning 18.

Senate confirms Danbatta as new NCC boss

The senate today confirmed Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta as the new Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). Danbaba was appointed in acting capacity by President Buhari on August 4th following the expiration of the tenure of the immediate past NCC boss, Eugene Juwah.

D'Prince releases Tarity music video featuring Phyno

D’Prince, one of Mavin Records finest, is currently on a hit-release spree. Tarity, his latest music video featuring Phyno is his 3rd music video release in the past two months. It follows the hilariously successful Oga Titus and Bestie, the new #FriendZone anthem.

Jennifer Lawrence smoulders on EW’S Entertainer of the Year cover

Jennifer Lawrence is named Entertainer of the Year by Entertainment Weekly for its December 2015 cover story.

See what the 'real owners' of this car did to it (photos)

This car was parked right in front of a house at Olorunsogo area in Mushin, when the 'real owners' came to visit in the middle of the night. They managed to remove the window control & tried pulling out the drivers side door but were unsuccessful. More photos after the cut...

Pre-wedding photo of the day

The pic has been trending on social media..Lovely photo, huh? Monet & Roderick met at a Christmas party in 2009 and are getting married in 2016. See more pics after the cut...

Brand new video: Mavins - JantaManta

Brand new magical video from Don Jazzy and the rest of the Mavin crew including Reekado Banks, Tiwa Savage, Dr. Sid, D'Prince, Korede Bello and Di'Ja. Amazing video, released on Don Jazzy's birthday. Please watch...

Aftermath of Russian war-plane downing: See what Russia did to 39 Turkish business men

Russia has deported 39 business men from Turkey saying the businessmen were on tourist visas instead of business visas. The businessmen say they didn’t know they had violated immigration laws but were arrested and deported by authorities. This comes after the downing of a Russian war-plane by Turkish military after the plane tried to cross Turkish borders and enter Turkish airspace.

James Faleke to INEC: 'I’m governor-elect of Kogi state'

Hon. James Faleke, the running mate to late Prince Abubakar Audu, the candidate of the APC in the governorship election in Kogi State, has written to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, asking the commission to declare him the governor-elect of the state.

The lawmaker said that under Nigerian Constitution, he was duly elected as deputy governor of Kogi State, hence no new candidate can inherit or be a beneficiary of the votes already cast, counted and declared by INEC and no new or supplementary candidate can hijack, aggregate, appropriate or inherit the said votes.

All you need to know about the Yudala Black Friday weekend

What is the Yudala Black Friday Weekend all about? The Yudala Black Friday weekend is the first of its kind in the history of retailing in Nigeria with exciting events lined up from Thursday the 27th of November, 2015 right until 29th of November, 2015. Highlight the first ever offline Black Friday sale in Nigeria in all Yudala stores nationwide. 

Kogi APC nominates late Prince Audu’s son as Governorship candidate

Read the press statement I received below...
Leaders of All Progressives Congress (APC), in Kogi East Senatorial District have nominated Mr Mohammed, 43, first son of Late Prince Abubakar Audu, to replace him as the party’s governorship candidate. The leaders, stakeholders and delegates who made this known in Lokoja on Thursday after a marathon meeting, said they arrived at the decision after due consultations.

Check out one of music legend Fela's original Manuscript

In his own handwriting! His son Seun shared the photo on Instagram and wrote, 'WhT u see here is a historical artifact of immense value. This is Felas original manuscript for the tenor lines in Music Against Second Slavery in his own hand writing.'

Christmas came early with The5kShop's under 2000 Naira sale!

The5kShop is Nigeria’s No 1 online budget store stocking everything under 5000 Naira. Black Friday? Nah! Get Even better deals with The5kShop’s Under 2k sale! If you thought our prices were amazing all under N5000, www.the5kshop.com is taking up a notch by introducing trendy, quality pieces under 2000 Naira this season!

Photos: Iara Oshiomole, her husband, others at HID Awolowo's funeral

First lady of Edo state Iara Oshiomole and her husband, Adams were among the dignitaries that attended the funeral mass of Mrs H.I.D Awolowo in Ikenne, Ogun state yesterday November 25th. Continue to see more photos of other dignitaries...

Truck falls on Okada at Oshodi-Apapa expressway (photos)

A forty feet container fell on Okada at the popular Second Rainbow bus stop on Oshodi- Apapa express way. The truck was trying to over take another truck, when it tripped on the pedestrian path and fell, injuring an Okada man.

Watch This Hilarious Black Friday Video

Black Friday has gone PLC!  See all the prices in this hilarious video by Kaymu.com.ng. It’s a few hours to the biggest shopping event of the year. Keep it locked on Kaymu on the 27th of November 2015 from 12:00am.

Irina Shayk shares raunchy photo to celebrate Thanksgiving

Super model, Cristiano Ronaldo's ex and Bradley Cooper's current! See the full photo after the cut..

Photos: Emir Of Kano inaugurated as UNIBEN Chancellor

The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Mohammad Sanusi II, was inaugurated yesterday 25th of November, as the ninth Chancellor of the University of Benin. After the cut are some photos from the event....

One Day More to Slim Girl Black Friday 50% Off: Nov. 27th & 28th

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Photo: Child rescued after being washed into a canal in Lagos

A child was rescued by some residents of Iri-Akari in Lagos state after he was washed into a canal following the heavy downpour in the area this afternoon. Photo credit: Mijiafe

Photo: Pope Francis addressing UNEP & UN staff in Nairobi, Kenya

Why didn't he come to Nigerian nah...choi!

I have political will to tackle traffic gridlock - Ambode

Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has assured the people of the State of his strong political will to tackle the traffic crisis in the state. Ambode stated this at the Traffic Management and Transportation Summit organised by the State Government in Lagos today November 26th. He said as a government, his administration is keenly committed to make Lagos work for all, and that effective traffic management, for him, is a good place to start.

Court dismisses EFCC N19.2bn fraud charges against Timpre Sylva

The Federal High Court in Abuja has dismissed the N19.2 billion fraud charges filed against former Bayelsa state governor Timpre Sylva by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. At the resumed hearing of the case today, Justice Adeniyi Ademola dismissed the case, saying it was an abuse of court process. He stated that the fraud charges brought against the former governor who is now the APC candidate in the Bayelsa governorship election, had been dismissed by two federal high courts, and resuscitation was tantamount to an abuse of court process.

Kevin Federline apologizes to Beyonce

Britney's ex-husband Kevin Federline has apologized to Beyonce for accusing her of abusing Botox and ruining her looks. He actually called her sawface. His apology after the cut...

US biggest sales day of the year Black Friday Begins At MicoStar Mall For Customers In Africa

Happy US Thanksgiving! Today is US Thanksgiving and tomorrow is US Black Friday! The Biggest Sales Day of the year in USA has started! While Cyber Monday Nov. 30th is the Biggest Online Monday Sales Day of the year in USA. Huge Sales have already started at various US stores on Micostarmall.com

Photos: Buhari departs for Malta for CHOGM meeting

President Buhari has left for Malta to participate in the 2015 Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting which begins in the Island nation on Friday Nov. 27th. At the conclusion of the Summit on Sunday November 29th, President Buhari will leave Malta for Paris where he will present Nigeria's statement at the United Nations Climate Change Conference scheduled to open in the French capital on Monday, November 30.

Nigeria, Russia, China, others vote against UN resolution to protect human rights defenders

UN General Assembly on Wednesday, November 25, adopted a resolution which seeks to protect those who face risks and attacks for their work to defend and promote human rights. 
The resolution includes a number of new, important and substantive provisions, including as to the vital role of advocacy and the work of human rights defenders in contributing to sustainable 

Chris Brown shows off his blings

As he shared on instagram...

Nigeria's Next Top Model wanted for Music Meets Runway event

Do you have what it takes to strut your stuff on a runway? Do you want to embark on a career that could make you famous in Africa – and beyond? Run by Le Reve Events, this year’s Music Meets Runway takes place at the Eko Hotel & Suites onTuesday 22 December, and the Five-Star Special Edition will celebrate MMR’s fifth anniversary and its contribution to the fashion & music industries

More pre-wedding photos of Danbaba Suntai's daughter

Former governor of Taraba state, Danbaba Suntai's daughter Mariya is getting married to her man Shehu Abdullahi this December. More photos from the pre-wedding shoot after the cut...

Return of 'Looted' Funds: Buhari is a liar, he should stay at home to govern - Fayose

Read the press statement below...
Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has carpeted President Muhammadu Buhari’s claim that many of those who looted the public treasuries in the government of former President Goodluck Jonathan had started returning the stolen funds to the government, saying the President should rather stay at home to govern the country instead of junketing around the globe and acting like a saint before the international community.

As seen in Nassarawa state

Nassarawa state governor, Umaru Tanko Al-makura paid a visit to the Government College in Keffi and decided to examine how bad the student mattress is. Photo credit: Joan Cherry

Ini Edo stuns in new photos

Some pics from a recent photo-shoot. She looks nice!

Centrum, Caltrate Inspire Active Live, Supplements Balance Diet

The Centrum and Caltrate were designed to bridge the nutritional gap of poor diet in our society. These products are essentially produced with special qualities which will afford customers lots of nutritional benefits to improve a better health for all. The facts about nutritional supplements are they need to be taken daily and consistently to ensure your nutrients levels are maintained. 

The Rock donates $1500 to save dog named after him

Dwayne' The Rock' Johnson is known for his love of animals and he demonstrated it once again as he stepped in to help a stricken dog. According to a gofundme site set up for the dog which is incidentally named Dwayne after the famous actor/wrestler, 'He was dumped at North Central Shelter with a large metal wire wrapped around the bottom portion of his mouth. It took bolt cutters for the shelter to remove it. Dwayne also has a grade 5 heart murmur. Grade 6 is considered the most severe.'

Photos: Robbers smash baby on the road while robbing mom

Two suspected armed robbers identified as Olalekan Durojaiye, 20, and Femi Kromoga, 27, have been arraigned before a magistrate court in Lagos state after they were caught smashing the head of a two year old baby, Samuel Nwafor on the floor while trying to rob his mother, Mary Nwafor of her bag at Salami bus stop in Shasha area in Lagos recently.

Obama girls join their dad for annual turkey pardoning ceremony, growing into beautiful women

The girls stepped out with their dad looking really beautiful. The first family were at the annual Pardoning Of The Turkey ritual and Obama got everyone laughing with his joke. 'It is hard to believe that this is my seventh year of pardoning a turkey. Time flies, even if turkeys don't.' the president told the crowd. More photos after the cut...

We need N8.7billion to effectively fight Boko Haram - IGP

Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase says the Nigerian Police Force will require N8.7billion to effectively fight Boko Haram. Arase said this while speaking at an interactive session with members of the House of Representatives Committee on Police Affairs today November 26th.

He told the house members that there was a N57bn outstanding due to the Nigerian police that was appropriated but has not been released till date.

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Northern Lawmakers kicks against birth control, says it is anti-Islam and a direct attack on their religious beliefs

A member of the lower chamber of the National Assembly, Babatunde Gabriel Kolawole on Tuesday, November 24, moved for the motion titled "Need for the federal government to curb population explosion in Nigeria." Kolawole in his arguement urged the Federal Government to come up with a policy to check the alarming rate of population growth and to educate Nigerians on the importance of family planning through the National Orientation Agency (NOA).

Bonang Matheba hot in swimwear photos

The South African media personality shows off her flexibility in new Instagram photos...

Two IDP women give birth, name their babies after NEMA official

Two women gave birth to baby boys and named them John after this NEMA official pictured holding them. He must be honored!

ISIS website on the dark web is hacked and replaced with an advert for Viagra and Prozac

An Islamic State (Isis) propaganda website on the dark web has been taken down by hacktivists and replaced with an advert for a site selling Prozac and Viagra tablets and a message telling would-be IS supporters to calm down.

The Hair by Ugo 'Because You Are Beautiful' Christmas Sales is on!

From flawless faces to fabulous weaves, Hair by Ugo the premium hair brand,has continued to maintain her place in the evolving hair world. Introducing daily, the latest human hair trends, and insightful tips on the preservation and care of weaves. Her excellent customer service has been one of the constant factors in the positive vote of confidence from her loyal customers and a source of attraction for potential customers.

Uche Jombo, her husband and son in Thanksgiving selfie

Today is America's National Thanksgiving day. Uche, her husband Kenny, son Mathew, her mother in-law and sister in-law are celebrating the day together...