Monday, October 5, 2015

Housemaid jailed for stealing underwear

An Igbosere Magistrate’s Court has sentenced a 20 year old housemaid, identified as Vivian, to 2 months’ imprisonment for stealing her female boss' sets of underwear and other valuables.
The maid who was employed by Bisi Awoniyi, was on a salary of N20,000 per month and had 1 day off each week.

Kylie Jenner celebrates 38 million Instagram followers and shares TBT photo of her family

Kylie Jenner shared a throwback photo of herself, Kendall and her parents. She also shared a photo of herself wearing an Adidas outfit to celebrate 38 million followers on Instagram. Another photo after the cut..

Check Out 10 Awesome Creative Works Celebrating #NigeriaAt55

www.54artistry.com compiled top 55 creative works from its #Diary55 campaign where creative Nigerians uploaded their works on 54artistry.comand/or Instagram to celebrate Nigeria at 55. See below the top 10 creative works from the numerous entries. 

Man's leg ravaged by flesh-eating spider bite

Jonathon Hogg, a keen footballer and kickboxer, has required three operations and a skin graft since the brown recluse spider attacked and bit him.
Within hours, the venom began to eat away at the 40-year-old's flesh - doctors say he could have lost his leg had it been left untreated.

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Cossy and her boobs at her European sendoff party (photos)

The actress was hosted to a send off party in Germany today. She's been in Europe for a couple of weeks.

Photos: Meet the lady footballer John Ogu proposed to on the pitch

Her name is Adaolisa and she's the lady footballer John Ogu proposed to on the pitch yesterday. More photos after the cut..

Photos: Family who converted to Christianity say they are being targeted by Muslim neighbours

49-year-old Nissar Hussain, his wife Kubra and their six children say neighbours who class them as blasphemers are making their life hell after they had their car windscreen smashed six times and eggs thrown at their windows. According to the family who converted to Christianity in 1996, cops are reluctant to treat the problem as a religious hate crime and feel the Anglican Church have done little to offer any decent support.

Boko Haram suicide bomber attack police station, kill one police officer

A suspected Boko Haram suicide bomber this morning killed a police officer who tried to stop him from attacking a police station in Southeastern Niger republic. The suicide bomber and three others were seen approaching the police station when they were stopped by the deceased police officer.
 "They had their hands on their stomachs, walking in the rain in the direction of the police station. A police officer tried to approach these young men before they arrived at the station but when he came closer one of the men detonated his explosives.

Hit or miss? Ghanaian actress wears sexy outfit to red carpet event (photos)

Ghanaian actress Deborah Vanessa stunned in this blue swim wear inspired outfit with a train to the Glitz Style Award that took place in Ghana tonight. You like?

Presidency confirms Friday arrest of Diezani

The presidency has confirmed the arrest of former Minister of Petroleum resources, Diezani Alison Madueke, in London, on Friday October 2nd.
"The government is aware of the arrest and all the government investigative agencies are working very closely with the British law enforcement. Nigerian authorities are saying for the first time that matters are being handled with seriousness and deep commitment.

Photos: Pres. Buhari visits Abuja bomb blast victims, pays bill of girl shot by armed robbers

President Buhari today paid a visit to the victims of the Abuja twin bomb blasts which happened on Friday night October 2nd. He visited the Trauma Centre of the National Hospital where he interacted with some of the victims.

"El-Rufai lied, we never spent billions on Independence Anniversary"- GEJ

In a statement issued on behalf of the former president on Sunday October 4, Abubakar Sulaiman, the immediate past minister/deputy chairman, National Planning Commission, branded the Governor of Kaduna state, Mallam Nasir el-rufai a ‘liar’ for alleging that his administration spent N64 billion on October 1 celebrations between 2010 and 2015. He added that Jonathan administration spent only N332.6 million for the celebration in 3 years - an average of N66m per year. The statement reads:
"We were taken aback by the recent comment reportedly credited to His Excellency, Governor Nasir El-Rufai where he claimed that the immediate past President, His Excellency, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan’s administration spent N64billion to cover the country independence anniversary spending in five years. The break down, according to the governor showed that N13billion was spent in 2011, N15billion in 2012 and N14billion in 2013 and N22billion allegedly spent in 2014.

Governor Ambode presents gift to Fashola at Law dinner

Lagos state governor Akinwunmi Ambode was the special guest of honor at the recently held Legal Year Dinner 2015/2016 at the Law School in Victoria Island Lagos where he presented a gift to his predecessor, Babatunde Fashola who is a lawyer. Continue to see more photos from the event...

Photos: Woman who had skin cancer given new nose using flesh from her scalp

Bree Towner, 28, from Edwardsville, Illinois, was diagnosed with basal cell carcinoma in 2015. She underwent a series of surgeries, including a drastic operation which shaved off the end of her nose. Towner was left with scars, which she claims left her on the brink of suicide. The trainee teacher has since conquered cancer and was given the all-clear by doctors in March after going under the knife three times and given almost 100 stitches. She now has a brand new nose, expertly crafted using the flesh from her scalp.

Photos: Rita Dominic stuns in green cape dress

Rita Dominic stepped out in this Sisiano green cape dress to the Afriff 2015 soiree yesterday October 3rd.

Meet the beautiful daughters of the Emir of Kano

These are the 7 beautiful daughters of the Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II. Another photo after the cut..

Flood wash snakes into homes in Plateau

A recent flood in Pankshin/Kanke/Kannam Federal Constituency in Plateau state reportedly washed all manner of snakes particularly Black mamba and Vipers into the residences of that area in Plateau state. A member of the Federal House of representatives, Timothy Golu who represents the constituency, told NAN that the snakes were washed away from farmlands and into the homes of residence of the constituency ..

Photos: Majek Fashek makes 1st public outing since entering rehab

Reggae star, Majek Fashek who has been in a rehabilitation center in Abuja since August, made his first trip outside rehab last week where he attended Warri Again event on October 1st and visited the Chairman of the Edo State chapter of PMAN Chairman Maleke Idowu on October 2nd..

Photos from Amber Rose Slut Work..cries over Wiz Khalifa & Kanye

Amber Rose cried on stage during her speech at her Slut Walk event in LA over how the men in her life had treated her. The mother of one said her exes, Wiz Khalifa and Kanye West slut shamed her and described how their words and the negative comments she received at various times affect her.
'I’ve decided to have this Slut Walk for women who have been through sh*t. Even though I am up here crying I want to be the strong person you all look up to and do apologize for all guys"
She forgave Kanye and Wiz saying she wanted  to 'let all of that negativity go.' See photos from the event after the cut..

Photos: Several cattle killed after drinking water from posioned river in Borno

The Nigerian Army on September 30th issued a statement saying Boko Haram members had poisoned a river in Kangallam village along Marte and Abadam axis in Borno state which led to the death of many cattle after they drank from the poisoned river. The video of the dead cattle in the river have surfaced. Continue to watch...

Photos: Fayose kneels publicly before a former Ondo state governor

Ekiti state governor, Ayo Fayose showed courtesy to a former Ondo state governor, Evan. Bamidele Olumilua by kneeling before him publicly at the coronation of Oba Adejimi Adu Alagbado, Agirilala Ogbenuotesoro II as the Ogoga of Ikere-Ekiti which held yesterday Oct. 3rd. Another pic after the cut

Demi Lovato poses completely naked for Vanity Fair (photos) 18+

The 23 year old actress and singer posed completely naked in a new Vanity Fair photoshoot shot by Patrick Ecclesine at a Manhattan hotel in September. The photographer said Demi decided last minute to pose without make up, clothes or retouching. The photos are nice. See them after the cut

Nigeria sets new record as Gidi Virtual Tours launches first VR experience in West Africa

Gidi Virtual Tours, Nigeria’s leading property and business Visualization professionals, put Nigeria on the Virtual Reality map as they showcased viewing of existing and off plan properties via the Oculus Rift for the first time in West Africa.

Aww, Femi Fani-Kayode writes lovely piece for his fiancee, Precious Chikwendu

In a piece titled 'Snow white' which is Precious' nickname, the former minister hips praises on the love of his life and tells how happy he is to have her in his life. Wedding bells definitely ringing soon. Read below...
From the hills of Ohafia and the valleys of Abriba comes you that makes me smile. From the forests of Umahia and the lush green fields of Nanka comes you that brings me joy. From the eastern shores of our nation where stars shine brightly and from whence comes men whose spirits cannot be broken comes you that gives me hope.

Military says multiple blast in Maiduguri this morning was from routine test of equipments

The 7th Division of the Nigerian Army in Maiduguri say the explosion that was recorded in Kayamla and Dalori along Bama Road this morning is not a Boko Haram attack but as a result of their routine testing of some military equipment.

Spokesman of the Division, Col Tukur Gusau while speaking to newsmen, disputed claims that the explosions were from Boko haram attacks. He appealed to residents in the state to remain calm. "It is a routine test firing of our weapons to ensure that they are in a state of readiness,'' he said

Lol. Caitlyn Jenner sef is showing off cleavage.. (photos)

Ms Jenner flashed her cleavage in a daring red suit with plunging neckline during an appearance at the Voices On Point gala in LA on Saturday night. She was there to present an award. More pics after the cut...

Photos: Fayose presents teachers car gifts in appreciation for their good works

Ekiti state governor, Ayo Fayose yesterday presented cars as gifts to some teachers in the state in appreciation of their good works. He shared the car gifts as part of activities preceding the state's Teachers Day Celebration which holds tomorrow October 5th. The beneficiaries included, the Tutor-General, The Headmaster-General, The best teacher in public secondary schools, The best teacher in public primary schools and others. More photos after the cut...

The first online celebrity booking platform goes live in Nigeria

In the history of Nigeria Entertainment, An online celebrity booking platform goes LIVE on the 1st of October 2015, The platforms allows users to book celebrities, which includes: music artiste, nollywood stars, comedians, OAP's, Famous DJ's and Public speakers.

The platform already has agency presence in 11 countries around the world, which includes USA, England, UAE, Malaysia and other African counties.

Macklemore shares cute photo of him and baby daughter napping together

The 32-year-old Grammy-winning rapper posted shared this adorable photo of himself and his daughter, Sloane Ava Haggerty, napping together in bed. He captioned it "There is nothing better".

Macklemore and wife Tricia Davis welcomed Sloane in May 2015. Sweet pic!

Falling pole in Harmony Estate, Ifako Gbagada (photos)

This is an electricity pole at No. 3 Adenuga street in Harmony Estate Ifako Gbagaga, Lagos being supported by a cracked fence. Residents fear this is a disaster waiting to happen and have raised an alarm with PHCN but got no response from them. A resident of the area sent in the photos asking once again that PHCN come to their rescue & replace the pole before it falls & electrocutes someone

10 feared dead in multiple explosion in Maiduguri this morning

10 people are feared dead after multiple explosions were heard in the outskirts of Maiduguri, Borno state this morning. Residents say the bomb explosions started as early as 7am.
"The sound of bomb explosions is being heard from Kayamla and Dalori along Bama Road since around 7:00 am today. We are not sure whether the terrorists are planning to invade the town but the sound vibrating is devastating,” Kursi Yusuf, an employee at the University of Maiduguri told AFP.

Learning from RiRi? Zoe Kravitz steps out in sheer dress without a bra

Model and actress Zoe Kravitz, wore the sheer lace dress down the runway at Alexander Wang's final show for Balenciaga during Paris Fashion Week on Thursday and the following day, she wore the same dress to Vogue's star-studded party, same way she wore it on the runway..without a bra. See more photos after the cut...

Diezani: 3 more ex-ministers risk arrest for graft, money laundering

Three more ministers of ex-president Jonathan are facing possible arrest following Diezani Alison-Madueke, arrest in London on Friday. A source in one of the anti-graft agencies told The Nation last night that Mrs. Alison-Madueke is “just one of the few cases of ex-ministers under investigation.”
“We have at least about three issues at hand but I will not disclose their names. Do not forget that these three cases are outside the matter of ex-Minister Stella Oduah which is stuck in court. We have made our position known on this. The depletion of the $1billion in Sovereign Wealth Fund by about $700m is one of the priority cases with anti-graft agencies. There are also the issues of reckless granting of tax waivers to oil firms.”

The Butcher and The Bridge - happening today at Muson Centre

Take your wife, babe, boyfriend, friend, enemy to watch this play. I heard it was something else yesterday at Muson Centre, Onikan, Lagos. Something's happen just once and you never get another chance. Don't miss this play. Today is the last show. 3pm and 7pm. Tickets for 3pm - 5k 10k 20k. 7pm 15k 25k 35k. 10. Block seats - 350k

Lady Gaga stuns in red for the Premiere of AHS (photos)

Lady Gaga stunned at the premiere of the mini-series, American Horror Story, in LA on Saturday, wearing a sexy scarlet dress. She was joined by her fiancé Taylor Kinney, and the couple looked very much in love as they showed some PDA on the red carpet....More photos after the cut....

Singer Morachi welcomes son (photos)

The Hapuya Like Dat crooner shared photos of his new born son - Richie Jnr - on his Facebook page. Congrats to him...

Kylie Jenner shows off another supercar..a Rolls Royce Ghost worth $400k (photos)

Kylie is not your average teen. The 18 year old, who has a G Wagon and a Ferrari just added another super car to her collection. She got the car - a brand new $400,000 Rolls Royce Ghost - on Friday, and took it for a spin on Saturday. She posted a Snapchat video which showed off the car. See the photos after the cut...

Waje steals the show in Tom Ford and Sisiano! (photos)

One of Nigeria's biggest female vocalists Waje was one of the headliners at yesterdays Ragheb Alama concert that held at Eko Hotel in Lagos. The award winning singer was resplendent in a Sisiano cape and Tom Ford with accessories from Gleemah fashion. She was styled by Damilola Oke. See more photos after the cut...