Welcome to Linda Ikeji's Blog: 10/31/2010 - 11/07/2010

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Sunday, 7 November 2010

Guess who?

















There's a famous dude in this pic. Can you guess who it is?
Clue:  Same big head...:-)
Another pic when you continue...

New York nabs 10,000 pirated Nigerian-made films

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New York law enforcement authorities announced some days ago the seizure of more than 10,000 counterfeit DVDs of Nigerian movies after complaints from Nollywood about rampant piracy.


RoofTop MCs to give out 500, 000 copies of new album free to fans





















After 10 years of thrilling music lovers, gospel hip hop duo, RoofTop MCs are set to give back to their fans and at the same time make history. They are planning to distribute 500,000 copies of their new album Back at One free to their fans and also allow free download of the album on some designated online spots.
I want one!

Beauty of the day - AiRis

Asmaa Idrisu popularly known as AiRis is a singer, songwriter with an Egyptian mum and a Nigerian dad. She grew up in Lagos but currently resides in the US. She's the lady who sang the hit song 'Without you'.
Her video when you continue...

3 year old boy found hanged inside home

*Warning: Graphic content.

The body of her three-year-old son, Akintunde Akinola, was found hanging on a piece of cloth at their house on Number 21, Lafenwa Street, in Ondo town, Ondo State on Tuesday this week.

Kingsley of KC Presh's wife, Ijeoma delivers baby girl


On Saturday Oct 23, 2010, Ijeoma Oduah, the wife of Kingsley Okonkwo of KC Presh was delivered of a baby girl at a London hospital. Their new bundle of joy has since been name Somanya Honeybell Okonkwo.
Congrats to KC and IJ

54year old Brtish woman who fell in love with Nigerian she met on web and didn't hesitate when he asked for £40k to fund oil scam.

Caroline and Sab (real name, Steve) in Nigeria before she realised the whole relationship had been a sham...
Read the full story here

New Music: ProVabs - Bless Me (Dey Go)

Amazing story. Vote for baby Eric

Baby Eric
The most amazing story. I got an email from a reader of this blog. Read it after the cut...

D'Banj and Glo part ways

D'Banj is no longer a Glo ambassador. The Telecoms Giant have terminated their contract with him.

BowWow Tweets about dying...


















16 year old boy rapes nine-year-old girl in mission house




















A 16-year-old boy (name withheld, pictured above) defiled a nine-year-old school girl, who was on her way home from school in company with her friends at Adekile area of Ibadan, Oyo State.

Uti to host SMVA 2010

Delta State Governor Uduaghan and Uti at Government house last week

Reality TV star, actor, and model, and Big Brother All-Stars winner, Uti Nwachukwu, will hosts this year’s Soundcity Music Video Awards taaking place on Saturday, 20th November 2010 at the New Expo Hall, Eko Hotel, Lagos.

Canadian officials see through 'unbelievable' disguise










Canadian officials have detained a young Asian man who apparently boarded a flight from Hong Kong to Vancouver disguised as an elderly white male.

New video: Jahborne ft. Cashino NDT,Suzpekt, Zara - Na so we go dey

Friday, 5 November 2010

Dr. Tunde Soleye's estranged wife, Funmilayo, begs court to dissolve her marriage, asks Nike Oshinowo to pay her N10m for marrying her husband

Nike and Tunde Soleye



















The divorce proceedings between Dr. Tunde Soleye and his estranged wife, Dr. Funmilayo Soleye, which also includes former beauty queen, Nike Oshinowo came up last week at a lagos High Court.

Here's how Tolani Abatti of Encomium mag reported it...

Prince concert sold out!!!

Both dates for Prince's Welcome 2 America tour at Madison Square Garden sold out in less than 30 minutes.
Only a legend can do that. I wish I was in America...would have been first in line for tickets...loves him!

High Society News headlines...

Beyonce is a comic-book hero...

Beyonce got her own comic book titled - Fame: Beyonce. Great stuff! But that pic looks more like a white woman than Beyonce...Shakira maybe? The illustrator has yawered I'm telling you...:-)

Winners of the 2010 Channel O Music Video Awards


















The event held last night in SA. The winners when you continue...

New Video: Tiwa Savage - Kele Kele

Ambassadors at Style Night 6


More pictures of the designer's collections when you continue...

Thursday, 4 November 2010

Samson Siasia appointed Super Eagles coach

Heartland Football Club head coach, Samson Siasia, has been appointed as the Super Eagles head coach by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). The news of the appointment of a substantive coach was broken by the Nigerian FA just few minutes before 6pm today.

Thoughts?

Photo of the day...

























The Obama's in the '90's.
How cute...

King Sunny Ade and Ebenezer Obey's concert is this Sunday

King Sunny Ade and Chief Commander Ebenezer Obey live on stage @ the Expo Centre, Eko Hotel and Suites  Lagos, November 7. Two giants...one mic...one show!
Don't miss it!

Mother of rape victim cries out for justice

The victim


















 


The mother of a 13-year-old girl, in Ajangbadi, Lagos suburb, who was allegedly raped and tortured by a co-tenant, has cried out for justice.

Nigeria deports 700 immigrants in sect crackdown

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Hundreds of immigrants have been deported from northern Nigeria back to neighbouring countries as part of a security crackdown on a radical Islamic sect, a senior immigration official said on Thursday.

Lil Wayne Released from jail today



















 After doing 8 months on Rikers Island for weapons charges, prolific rapper Lil Wayne has been released from jail.

Wayne was said to have gone straight from jail to the studio and a welcome home party has been planed for him in Miami. There are also rumors that Weezy will perform in Las Vegas with Drake this Saturday. 

Chinedu Ikedieze survives surgery

Nollywood actor, Chinedu Ikedieze, last weekend underwent a successful operation for acute appendicitis. He's still in the hospital bed recuperating.

The actor was rushed to a hospital in Ogba, Lagos, in the evening of last Saturday by some family members and friends, including his acting twin brother, Osita Iheme (Pawpaw).

Respond Body Deo spray. The best body spray in the market currently...

















The following are the features of this beautiful spray:
Excellent Fragrances - long lasting.
Active 24 H
Designed to suit Every Nigerian Man & Woman.
Respond is for every mood.
Excellent Packaging.
International quality product at every Nigerian door step.
Manufactured by Cybele Cosmetics Nig.Ltd with 4 decades of rich Experience.

Read more at the company's website - Cybele Cosmetic

The Most Powerful People on Earth 2010


There are 6.8 billion people on the planet. These are the 68 who matter.

1. Hu Jintao - President - China
2. Barack Obama - President - US

Fashola, Jesse Jackson, Lord Boateng Flag Off Colloquim On Law And Development

Governor Babatunde Fashola SAN(2nd R), Rev. Jesse Jackson (2nd L), Lord P. Boateng (R) and Justice O. Ayoola   

The Kuramo Conference 2010 held at the Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos last weekend
 More pictures when you continue...

Wednesday, 3 November 2010

Ricky Martin's first TV interview since coming out as a gay man (the oprah show)


Onyeka Onwenu defends Toni Payne against ThisDay writer, Azuka Ogujiuba. A must read!

 Onyeka and Azuka

ThisDay Style writer, Azuka Ogujiuba wrote an article on October 30th titled ‘A Blaze of Glory for 2Face’ where she referred to Toni Payne as a groupie. Music Legend Onyeka Onwenu decided to respond to the article.
Read it after the cut...

David Beckham strips down to his pants...in public! I like...:-)

Beckham stripped down to his pants to get changed in front of the crowds at a recent LA Galaxy match.
Oh dear me. I know he's married but he changed in public so we are permitted to look.
Is that all him really? What a lucky girl that Victoria girl is...

Basketmouth and his bride





















God bless their union.

New music: M.I - Undisputed

Willow Smith's first live performance on the Ellen DeGeneres Show (video)

Janet Jackson's boyfriend sets the record straight

In the latest issue of VMAN Magazine, Janet Jackson's billionaire boyfriend, Wissam Al Mana declares,

“I don’t date Janet Jackson. She is my girlfriend; there is a difference"
OK. But please can someone explain the difference?

Patients are dying in Nigeria as doctors continue to strike

Lagos Medical Doctors have been on strike for almost 10 weeks now and have refused to call it off until their demands are met. They want increase in salary among other things. Lagos State Govt have said they can't afford their salary demand. And Governor Babatunde Raji Fashola has vowed not to bat an eyelid.
More than 30 patients have died since the strike started. One I know died yesterday. And there seems to be no end to the strike.

Quite sad!

Kanye tweets...














This man sef...:-)

Pictures of the explosives that were intercepted at Lagos seaport

















  Security officials stand around illegal ammunition at Nigeria's main seaport in Lagos October 27, 2010. Nigeria's secret service said on Tuesday it had intercepted a container holding rocket launchers, grenades and other explosives in the main port of Lagos.

New video: 2Face Idibia - Excuse Me Sister

'Lion King' actress dies from leukemia

Shannon Tavarez, the 11-year-old who starred on Broadway in "The Lion King" and whose battle with leukemia won the hearts of many, including Alicia Keys, Rihanna and 50 Cent, has died.


Shannon died Monday afternoon at Cohen Children's Medical Center in New Hyde Park, on Long Island, of acute myelogenous leukemia, a common type of leukemia among adults, but rare among children.

Tuesday, 2 November 2010

As promised MC Hammer releases his Jay Z diss song.

Spotted: Omowunmi Akinnifesi looking fab!

























Love her combo...

Photos from UK premiere of Emem Isong's Bursting Out



The premiere held on Fri 29, 2010 at the Odeon Cinema, Greenwich, London
More pics when you continue...

News headlines...


























Police DPO rapes woman to death?
And Terry G arrested with bags of Indian hemp???
Seriously???

John 3V3 School of Fashion & Etiquette's Cocktail Reception

Chief Oprah Benson and Eme Akenzua of John 3V3 Hats Eme

The event held last weekend at the Clear Essence California Spa and Wellness Resort on Alexander rd,Ikoyi.The school will be opening officially sometimes in January 2011.
More pics when you continue...

Pics from Basketmouth's traditional wedding to Elsie Uzoma


























Unplugged - Live Band performance with TPC Artists


Toni Payne Concept in collaboration with The Place and Coded Tunes presents - Unplugged - Live Band performance with TPC Artists.
Date: Sunday November 7th
Location: The Place, Ikeja GRA
Time: 6pm - 12 midnight
Gate fee: FREE
This is an event you dont want to miss..

Mi Familia























 
Standing from left: Laura (the dancer, rapper), Sandra (who runs my modeling agency), Edna (who recently got married), Moi, and Vera (My older sister. Also married and lives in the US)
Sitting: Benita, (the baby of the house), dad and mum and Peks (the only boy)

The pic was taken a few years back. More pics when you continue...

Guests at Style Night 6

Abiola Aloba and Adaora Ukoh
Julius Agwu and wife Ibiere

More pictures when you continue...


Monday, 1 November 2010

Linda at Style Night 6

Linda in Miu Miu...*cough*

So my fashion show, Style Night, held yesterday. Thanks to everyone who made it happen and everyone who came. Will bring you pictures of the whole event later. For now, it's about me...:-)

More pics of me at the show when you continue...

N.B, you people should please respect yourselves, don't insult me! If you don't have any good thing to say, move on to the next post...thank u vewi much.
OK, you can insult me but take it easy sha...lol

Beyonce I Am...World Tour Trailer

Beyonce will premiere her new concert DVD on Thanksgiving day with a 90 minute special. The I Am...Yours DVD will be available November 26. The press release says the entire DVD was produced, directed and edited by Beyonce for her own Parkwood Pictures.

Photo of the day...

A guest @ BEFFTA (Black Entertainment, Film, Fashion, Television and Arts) awards that held at the Central Hall Westminster, UK, on Sat. 30th October.
Fierce! :-)

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