Thursday, February 11, 2016

Photos: Check out this elderly Nigerian couple on a romantic date at a park

It's really nice to see couples who have been together for many years still enjoying each other. More photos after the cut..

Movie: Affairs of the Heart hits the Cinemas March 11

The much anticipated award winning movie, Affairs of the Heart will begin screening at the prestigious Silverbird Cinemas across the country come March 11, 2016. 
The movie which stars Africa’s leading Nollywood actors like US based Stella Damasus, Joseph Benjamin and delectable Beverly Naya amongst other Hollywood cast is set to captivate movie lovers with an outstanding storyline of love, betrayal and the power of goodwill.

Wendy Williams smashing in a pant suit...

Wendy Williams pictured yesterday at the KEDS anniversary gala. Her complexion is amazing!

Photo: President Buhari appoints Personal Assistant on New Media

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Bashir Ahmad as his Personal Assistant on New Media. Ahmad, 24, from Kano State made the announcement on twitter today.

Boko Haram not holding any Nigerian territory - Buhari

President Buhari says despite the recent attacks by Boko Haram members in some parts of Borno state, the group has now been decimated to the point where they do not have a hold on any Local government area in Nigeria. Buhari said this while speaking with the visiting President of Germany, Joachim Gauck, at the statehouse today Feb 11th

Check out this £87k-a-week super yacht (photos)

The yacht is 150ft behemoth and comes with three decks which houses spacious rooms, floor-to-ceiling windows, a hot tub on the main deck and its furnishing is some of Italy's finest. All that fine living comes with an eye watering price tag though, it'll set you back £87K to charter it for a week and £14500 for a day. The yacht can accommodate 12 guests in six cabins, including a master suite, on the lower deck and it has enough room for 7 crew members. More pics after the cut

Ibori London Trial: Nigerian/British conspiracy revealed in court - aide

Below is a press statement from Ibori's media office...
Chief James Onanaefe Ibori’s  defence lawyers shocked the Southwark Court, London on Wednesday 10th February 2016, when they adduced evidence before Judge Tomlinson of a conspiracy between Nigeria and Britain to railroad Ibori and his associates into jail.

Teacher shoots dead six colleagues at school in Saudi Arabia...

A teacher in southern Saudi Arabia opened fire on colleagues today, Thursday, Feb. 11, killing at least six people and wounding two.

The brief reports on the state television channel’s website and Twitter account did not elaborate or offer a reason for the shooting at an education department building. It quoted an unnamed police spokesman for the information and said the suspected shooter was in custody. 

Music star Mocheddah shares sexy photos

Impeccable make-up! See more photos after the cut...

The ideals of Murtala Muhammed: 40 years on

As part of activities to commemorate the demise in office of General Murtala Muhammed, the Murtala Muhammed Foundation is organizing the 2016 Annual Public Lecture in Abuja on Saturday, February 13, 2016.

This year’s lecture promises to chart a road map for the Country and the Region in countering threats to National Security through engagement with representatives of national security apparatus (military and para-military), 

'FG to handover 23,000 ghost workers and banks that connived with them to EFCC' - Finance Minister, Adeosun

Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun told Senate Committee on Finance that the 23,000 ghost workers discovered in the Federal Civil Service would be handed over to EFCC.

Adeosun, who made the revelation when she appeared before the committee, said banks that connived with the workers to pad the Federal government payroll are also going to be prosecuted. "We will not only sack them, we will ensure the recovery of the money they have been collecting over the years from the Federal government." she said.

Lucky male fan gets cosy with Blac Chyna in Trinidad and Tobago

Blac Chyna, who is still very much in the festival spirit in Trinidad and Tobago, was the recipient of what may seem unsolicited affection from an enthusiastic male fan. See more photos after the cut...

Singer Jeremiah Gyang shares photos of his newborn baby

The singer and his wife Ladi welcomed their second child few weeks ago. The adorable baby girl is named Asedaka.

Darey Presents The Love Like A Movie Experience Episode 1 (Win Free Tickets)

What makes Love Like A Movie so special? As part of the build up to #LLAMNaked we've decided to take a look at some of the highlights from the previous shows. This episode features Darey's grand opening entrance at LLAM 2 from over 115 ft in the sky! Also featured is an amazing aerial acrobatic performance and appearances, from Zaina, JJC and scenes from Kelly Rowland's arrival. Watch the video after the cut...

Davido shows off his very expensive new Rolex watch

It's a Rolex watch. He said he has two watches...but the two watches will buy 20 cars. Yes, some people wear the cost of a Porsche car on their wrist. See his convo with fans after the cut...

Oyo state Gov's daughter, Abi Kola-Daisi shows off her expensive Chopard watch

That watch is at least $50k ...I said at least! It could be double the price. Balling!

Adult film star has shocking freak accident with his eggplant (photos)

According to a report by MediaTakeOut, adult film star Rico Strong was rushed to a hospital in Los Angeles yesterday, after a freak accident involving his penis. Doctors say that his penis was "severely damaged" and for a time, they suspected that he might even lose it...there are pictures after the cut..

Please, what did they say happened to this little girl? (Graphic pic)

Rariya is an Hausa news social media page and they only write in Hausa Language...and Google translate does not help me at all. This little girl died from the pics they shared on Facebook but I don't know exactly what the story is. Please read after the cut and translate for us...

Tokaib Cakes for Valentine's Day (Photos)

Yes, we know. You had all sorts of pastry...you’ve had cakes...sponge, red velvet, chocolate, cup cakes and much more; but, have you ever had them the Tokaib way?... At Tokaib Cakes Ltd, our motto is – imagine it, we’ll make it real!

Presidency releases statement announcing Buhari's resumption after short vacation

Read the press statement below...
Press statement from the Presidency President Muhammadu Buhari has resumed work in Abuja after a short vacation. In compliance with Section 145 (1) of the Nigerian Constitution, President Buhari has dispatched a formal notice of his resumption of duty with effect from Thursday, February 11, 2016, to the Senate President and the Speaker of the House of Representatives.

Raven-Symoné says she was pushed out of way on the red carpet for Kendall Jenner

Lol. There are VIPs and there are VVIPs. According to actress and The View co-host Raven-Symoné, she was literally pushed out of the way on the red carpet at the Zoolander premier over the weekend to make way for Kendall Jenner. She told her story on an episode of The View on Tuesday. Using co-host Joy Behar to illustrate her point, she explained...

"I'm doing an interview with someone and the producer of this show - can I touch you Joy? I don't want to hurt you - and she goes like this, "Move! Move! Get Kendall! Get out of the way!"'

Photos: Senate President Bukola Saraki receives German President at the National Assembly

The President of Germany, Joachim Gauck, visited the National Assembly, Abuja, today, February 11. According to the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, their discussions was focused on ways that Nigeria and Germany can foster stronger ties and bonds, as well as collaborate on economic, security, and legislative issues.

You Can Win a Memorable Valentine Movie Experience for Two

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That is why in this month of love, the Leadway Assurance Movie Club is celebrating you with a special Valentine Movie Experience for two. You can be a lucky winner! 

Photos: Flamboyant Zimbabwean pastor buys his wife a Lamboghini as Val present

Flamboyant Zimbabwean Pastor and Senior Pastor of Good News Church, Uebert Angel, reportedly bought this $US400, 000 Lamborghini sports car for his wife, Beverly, as a Valentine's Day present. Pictures released on social media show Beverly receiving keys to a Lamborghini Aventador.

Photo: Pregnant woman dies during fight with her neighbor in Lagos

Police in Lagos state have arrested a hair dresser named Tawa Biodun for fighting her heavily pregnant neighbour, Esther Oluwadiya, in their compound in Ikotun, Lagos on Monday Feb. 8th. The woman who was pregnant with twins (pictured above) later died from complications from the fight...

You guys won't believe who this is (photos)

Absolutely doesn't look like him, does it? He's a multiple Grammy Award winning British singer...

Russul Boutique: Free Bottle of Red Wine this Valentine

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Obiechina Okete's side of the story

About a week ago, I brought you a report about a Nigerian man named Obiechina Okete who was jailed for 16 years in the UK after being found guilty of two counts of rape (Read here). Two separate women accused him of rape but his family insists they are liars and he never raped them. Below is an official statement they released...

Pics: Bodies of a couple with their arms wrapped around each other found at the building toppled by earthquake in Taiwan

Rescue workers who were searching for life at a high-rise apartment complex in southern Taiwan which was toppled by a powerful earthquake on Saturday February 6, were brought to tears when they found bodies of a couple in each others arms.

The dead couple has been identified as Cai Meng and Huang Ruoxin, both college students from Kun Shan University.

Photos: Meet a Nigerian man who wears suit to hawk tiger nut from a wheelbarrow

BBC Hausa correspondent Yakubu Liman met Isa Kebbi (left), who sells tiger nuts from a wheel barrow at a market in Abuja. According to Kebbi, he buys a sack of tiger nuts on credit every month and if he make a lot of sales, he makes a profit of around $19 (£13).

He is not the first food seller seen wearing a suit to sell his goods. In 2015, BBC published a photo of Daniel Nartey (right) who wears suits to hawk fruits in Accra, Ghana. He told the correspondent that he started wearing suit to sell watermelon after he was told by his pastor to dress well no matter the job you do.

PagePedia videography challenge: Seye Kehinde CEO City People Media Group

Seye Kehinde CEO City people media group challenged The real estate and Building Magnate Otunba Olumide Osunsina, The CEO of Megamound Investment and Also Yemi Saheed Lawal of Seagle Properties to come on www.pagepedia.com biography /videography challenge.

'He shouldn't have been appointed at all'- Onigbinde blasts Sunday Oliseh and NFF in new interview

Former Super Eagles coach and technical committee member Chief Adegboye Onigbinde has blasted Super Eagles coach Sunday Oliseh in yet another interview, saying Oliseh is using his tenure as Super Eagles coach to learn the job of coaching as he hasn't coached a big club or country before.

Onigbinde also talked about the duties of the technical committee especially as news filtered through social media today that some members of the committee had resigned from their post due to the NFF President's perceived favoritism towards Sunday Oliseh.

Consul General of Switzerland, Yves Nicolet pays courtesy visit to the Governor of Lagos (Photos)

Consul General of Switzerland, Yves Nicolet today payed a Courtesy Visit to the Governor of Lagos State, Akinwumni Ambode, at the Lagos House, Ikeja. See more photos after the cut...

"Losing a game is not enough to sack Sunday Oliseh' - Sports Minister, Dalung

Nigeria's Youth and Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung has called Nigerians to support Sunday Oliseh in the trying times the coach is facing at the moment. He was quizzed by members of the House Committee on Sports during a budget defense on Tuesday and answered questions regarding the feud between the coach and the NFF.
“We must appreciate the way Nigerians behave and their sentiments to sports especially football. Nigerians do not accept anything short of victory. The performance of the team that led to whatever we are hearing, from my own analysis, was due to overconfidence.''

Tinie Tempah writes about Olajumoke as he makes her his WCW

WCW means Woman's Crush Wednesday. He shared the photo and wrote "#WCW #Olajumoke This woman went from Photobombing my photoshoot in Lagos for @thisdaystyle to landing her own Modelling contract! She went from selling that bread to getting that bread real quick lol! So happy for her, she is most definitely blessed and this goes to show that ANYTHING can happen you just have to be at the right place at the right time. Hopefully this beginning of great things for her"

Slim Girl adds “Bra and Pant” sets to its brand (photos)

Rock with us at Slim Girl, as we have expanded our company’s product offering and will henceforth provide you with swanky lingerie pieces that were made with the best of imaginations for special occasions and as everyday wear.

Stevie J & Nick Cannon bang heads after Stevie says he banged Mariah Carey twice

Nick Cannon and a guest on his show, reality star Stevie J nearly came to blows after Stevie said during their rap battle that he banged Nick's ex-wife Mariah Carey not once but twice. TMZ reports after the cut...

Basketmouth has an epic reply for fans requesting free tickets to his show

The comedian shared a pic of a show he performed last year which is coming up again this year. Fans have been requesting free tickets and he told them just where to go...@nothingforyou.com. lol

Who wants to babysit?

Cute baby!

Taraba gov election: Aisha Alhassan loses out as Supreme court upholds election of Ishaku

The Minister of Women Affairs, Aisha Al-Hassan, has lost her bid to govern Taraba state as the Supreme court this afternoon, upheld the election of the state governor, Darius Ishaku.

Al-Hassan had approached the Apex court to set aside the Court of Appeal Abuja's ruling on Dec. 31st 2015 that upheld the election of Ishaku.

Merrybet predict December Leaderboard winners

Bookmaking giants Merrybet recently rewarded winners from the Leaderboard category for the month of December, 2015 of its millionaire making promo “Merrybet Predict”.

The Leaderboard contest which rewards players with the highest accumulated points at the end of every month, with sums of N500, 000, N300,000 and N200,000 for the first to third place winners respectively.

Court of Appeal reverses Nyako’s impeachment as Adamawa state governor

A Court of Appeal sitting in Yola, Adamawa state has reversed the July 15th 2014 impeachment of Murtala Nyako as governor of Adamawa State. The former Governor who was accused of misappropriation of public funds while in office, was impeached after 17 of 25 members of the Adamawa State House of Assembly voted against him at the state house of Assembly.