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Saturday, 11 October 2014

Oluchi, Deola Sagoe, others step out to celebrate Tiffany Amber @15

Oluchi, Deola Sagoe, Lanre Da Silva, Ene Maya, Ifeoma Williams, Ruth Osime, Toke Makinwa, Omawumi and plenty others stepped out tonight as fashion power house, Tiffany Amber, owned by Folake Coker, celebrated its 15 years in the fashion industry. See what the celebs wore to the event after the cut...

BBA winner Dilish bares boobs in traditional Himba Culture wear

The Namibian beauty and BBA winner shared photos from her visit with the women of Namibia's Himba tribe, considered the last (semi-) nomadic people of Namibia. Dilish went to spend time with them and they shared their culture with her. See more photos after the cut...

Little girl taken away by her paternal grandmother found

The little girl who was taken from the UK and brought to Nigeria by her paternal grandmother (read here) without her mother's consent has been found. The little girl's mum, Temmy Moronke, who has been on a week-long online campaign to find her daughter, shared the news on Twitter today. Lily is pictured above with her maternal grandmother and 2face. See more tweets after the cut..

Gospel act Tonia releases new single 'Madupe + new promo pics

Fast rising gospel act Tonia releases her new striking work of worship sound titled Madupe featuring Provabs and produced by Toba Ogunremi (Prolifix Music). and also new promo photos. See more pics and listen to 'Ma dupe', a song of thanksgiving, after the cut...

Aww...Paul Okoye shares adorable pic of Aliona & his son, Andre

Andre is Paul's son, Aliona is Peter's daughter. They are growing up fast and so cute already...

Ajeh Clothing: Authentic Africanized Clothing Line...

Ajeh clothing is an artistic Africanized clothing line that deals with life style. Its inspired by true African art and worn by many. See more photos after the jump...

Ex-Falcon footballer Chified shares very inspiring piece

In this inspiring piece which she shared on her instagram page, former Falcon's player Chichi Igbo talks about how she overcame all obstacles, including her father who didn't believe in her dreams of being a footballer, and becoming the only Nigerian girl to go pro internationally at the age of 16. Find the piece below...
Give away jersey signed by myself and my teammates. This is a special piece, won championships and scored a lot of goals in this jersey, I cld've decided to save it as a souvenir but I want to inspire someone, touch some's life, give hope or just put a smile on someone's face. Let me tell y'all something you don't know about me, something to remember whenever it seems to hard to keep pushing, when you feel the world is on your shoulders. I was that girl that was told by her Dad that she'd never amount to nothing if soccer is what I wanted to waste my time with.

Photo: Kris Jenner spotted on a date with mystery hot black dude

I see her daughters have taught her to go black...lol. The Kardashian matriarch, 59, who recently filed for divorce from husband of 22 years, Bruce Jenner, was spotted sneaking out of the back door of Craigs Restaurant in LA yesterday with a mystery younger good looking black dude. Get it mama! :-)

Maestronic Ent's first artiste, Largess releases new single, No Time

Introducing Akintunde Tolulope Gabriel aka Largess, an underground sensation with a diverse blend of afropop and fuji. He makes his grand entry into the Music industry with a well produced tune titled No Time. A piece that will surely keep you captivated all through. Produced by E Kelly. Listen below

Nqobile of CEO Dancers shares hot bikini photo

Body to die for! I have all these bikinis...just no courage to wear them. All dem extra fat won't let it happen. *sigh*

Bayelsa state Independent Electoral Commission Sec. assasinated

The Executive Secretary of the Bayelsa state Independent Electoral Commission, Simon Akpen has been assassinated. According to Sahara Reporters, Akpen was shot point blank in the head at his residence in Otiotio road, Yenogoa around 10pm on Friday October 10th by unknown gunmen who laid an ambush for him as he returned home from an outing. He died on the spot.

Confirming the incident, the state's police commissioner, Valentine Ntomchukwu, said it's a suspected case of assassination as no valuable was taken from the deceased residence after he was killed
"In my opinion, it may be a case of assassination because they didn't take anything away after killing him" Ntomchukwu said

Peter Okoye shares adorable pic of his wife and son

Such a cute pic...too adorable!

Mr 2Kay premieres hot new single; Bad Girl Special ft Patoranking

Mr 2kay is back after a successful exploit of his “Summer Girl (Samba)” single which got widely accepted with major radio and tv support in Nigeria and other parts of Africa and key UK radio support from the likes of 1Xtra, Capital Xtra, BBC Radio Nottingham, BBC Radio Merseyside, BBC Radio Derby, BBC Radio Northampton, Bang fm and more..

Photos from the white wedding of Orange Drugs boss' daughter

The wedding between the first daughter of Orange Drugs boss, Anthony Ezenna, Cynthia Ezenna to Chukwueke Gboneme is happening right now at Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Victoria Island. See one more pic after the cut. Will bring more photos later...

Shocking. Mum who permitted her BF to kill her child freed after telling her story

In October 2012, 23yr old Victoria Phanhtarath and her then boyfriend Freddy Mendez were arrested over the beating death of Victoria's 3 year old daughter, Alexis Hawkins. Freddy was sentenced to life in prison for the murder, Victoria was sentenced to 35 years for failing to protect her child from an abusive man. Describing how Freddy beat Alexis to death, Victoria said;
"Freddy is still spanking Alexis and I go get my son. And I come back and he's sitting there. And he pushed her and he kicked her and threw her across the room, all the way to the window. He picked her up by the throat and slammed her on the floor. He's kicking her and hitting her on the chest. And he said get this little b**ch. Go take care of her."
When asked what she did to stop the vicious attack, Victoria said "I told him to calm down and go outside". Police was called to the home where little Alexis was found unresponsive. She was rushed to the hospital where she later died. Two years after Victoria was convicted for the murder, a judge set her free after she told her own story...

What did the husband see in this pic to make him want to divorce his wife?

Biko when you guys figure out what he saw, share in the comment section. I've looked and looked and I can't figure it out...

Ikpen Fashion unveil new collection, in search of brand ambassador

Abuja-based fashion powerhouse Ik-Pen Fashion has unveiled their new collection. They are also in search of an ambassador for the brand. Continue to see more of their beautiful clothes and how you can audition to be an ambassador...

God Loves Nigeria - written by Femi Fani Kayode

Article written by Femi Fani Kayode. Read below...
God loves Nigeria so much. For those that doubt it kindly consider the following. They created ebola in their demonic labs for bio weapons. They sent the disease to our shores through an insane Liberian but the Lord defended us and refused to allow it to take root in our shores.
God loves Nigeria so much. Why? Because, as the bible says, ''He uses the foolish things of this world to confound the wisdom of the wise''. For those that still doubt it kindly consider the following.

Davido books suite at Wynn Las Vegas for his birthday weekend

Balling things. Mr handsome and wealthy Davido dropped almost $8,000 (about N1.3m) for a suite at the luxurious Wynn Las Vegas and Encore hotel for his birthday weekend next month. He paid that money for only three nights, November 21st to 24th. These things usually have to be paid in advance. He shared his booking confirmation on his instagram page. #living!

Photos: Fatal accident along Wuse Market Bridge in Abuja

A fatal accident occurred around 9.30am today along Wuse Market bridge in Abuja, leaving one person dead and three others severely injured. The cause of the accident is not yet known but many believe speeding could have been a factor.

The corpse of the accident victim has been taken to the mortuary while the injured have been rushed to National Hospital Garki, Abuja for medical attention. See more photos after the cut...

Chimamanda's Half Of A Yellow Sun Now Available On Nigerian Phones

Get the classic “Half Of A Yellow Sun” by Chimamanda Adichie on your Android phone or tablet today.

The award winning book published by Farafina in Nigeria tells the story of the Nigerian Civil War through the perspective of the characters Olanna, Ugwu, and Richard. Download the full story at Okadabooks today and join over 20,000 okadabooks users who have already downloaded more than 218,000 books including classics such as Chimamanda Adichie's "Americanah" and Nnedi Okarafor's "Who Fears Death" 

Get the app now and see how far your imagination can go...Okadabooks

Wife of Cameroon's Vice PM, others released by Boko Haram

27 people, including the wife of Cameroon's Vice PM Amadou Ali, 10 Chinese nationals and others who were taken hostage by Boko Haram men between May and July this year have been released.

Their release was made known in a statement released this morning by Cameroon's Minister of Information, Issa Bakary
"The 27 hostages kidnapped on May 16 2014 at Waza and on July 27th at Kolofata were given this night to Cameroonian authorities. Ten Chinese, the wife of the Vice Prime Minister, Amadou Ali, the Lamido of Kolofata, and members of their families kidnapped with them are safe" the statement read in part
It didn't state whether their release was made possible through negotiations or if it was a voluntary act by the sect members

Omotola celebrates son as he comes 3rd in Int'l music producers competition

Actress Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde took to her instagram page to celebrate her 16yr old  music producer son, CaptainE who came third place at the international music conference producer showcase competition which held in Atlanta, Georgia, last month. He was the youngest and the only African in the competition. Big congrats to him...

Wrongful conviction of Ezejie Prosper Ifeanyichukwu, family cry out

Just received this email from a lawyer representing a Nigerian man named Ezejie Prosper Ifeanyi, who is facing death penalty in China for drug possession. His family say he's innocent and want Nigerians to get involved. Below is the mail from the family lawyer and a letter from his wife...
My names are Chike Anthony Ukoh. I am a lawyer in Enugu, Nigeria. I have been contacted by the family of one Ezejie Prosper Ifeanyichukwu, who is currently facing a death penalty in Guangzhou, China. He is married to a Chinese lady and they have two little kids. His wife is attesting strongly to her husband's innocence. Ezejie was arrested at the Gaungzhou Baiyun airport on March 12 2011 on his way back to Nigeria on the suspicion of possession of Heroin. Upon conducting a search, no drugs where found on him, but he was still tried, convicted and sentenced to death for possession of heroin. Continue...

Amazing Dance Steps! New Video: Zani - Mercy



Touch-down Musik presents Zani a Lagos base pop artiste who is looking to put himself on the map with this hot single produce by Tintin titled Mercy. Mercy is an amazing dance track sure to dominate every playlist, listen and share your thoughts/views...

Ebola: First Consultant Hospital indicts Liberian Ambassador

First Consultants Medical Centre, the Lagos hospital where the man who brought Ebola to Nigeria, late Liberian Patrick Sawyer died, has indicted the Liberian Ambassador to Nigeria (pictured right) for his involvement in the case, saying he put the hospital under pressure to release Sawyer against the wish of its management, Vanguard reports.

Speaking to newsmen yesterday, the Medical Director of the hospital, Dr. Benjamin Ohiaeri, said:
"The ambassador said if we continued to keep him (Sawyer), it would be tantamount to kidnap and abuse of human right. He said if we did not release him, we would be subjecting our hospital to international diplomatic row and we should not rule out the possibility of law suit.”

Photos: Stunning model Destiny Owusu sizzzles in lingerie shoot

New York City based model Destiny Owusu is sizzling hot in these lingerie photos. See more fierce modeling pics of Destiny after the cut...

Photos: Dr Sid and wife, Simi, celebrate as she turns a year older

Simi Osomo wore this sexy outfit to her birthday outing with her doting husband, Dr Sid, last night. Happy birthday, girl!

Every child's dream now possible with Glo Mobile Tutor

The dream of every Nigerian child for academic success is now a reality with the introduction by Globacom of a mobile-based educational application called Glo Mobile Tutor. 

Glo Mobile Tutor is an innovation with full Junior and Secondary school curricula that had been specially designed to provide instant knowledge and prepare students for examinations. The application is rich in content such as lecture notes, live video lectures, timed mock exams, structured assignments, revision videos and a segment tagged Talk to Counsel.

Friday, 10 October 2014

Host nation Morocco wants Africa Nations Cup 2015 postponed because of Ebola

According to Mail Online Sports handle, the Moroccan government has called for the Africa Cup of Nations to be postponed because of the dangers of the Ebola virus. The 2015 Africa Nations Cup is supposed to start January 17th in Morocco.

Photos: Steve Harvey buys wife Rolls Royce as 50th birthday gift

Steve Harvey's wife, Marjorie Harvey turned 50 today and the better husband bought her a fab Rolls Royce.The comedian, actor and Talk Show host posted the photo and wrote "Happy Birthday to my baby Marjorie... Now if she could stop crying she could get in! Ballin her out for her 50th #50&Fly". See another photo after the cut

Photos from Taiwo Oshadipe's Candlelight Procession

The Candle Light procession in honor of the late singer and actress Taiwo Tosin Oshadipe, who died in the morning of Friday, October 3rd was held yesterday at their Abule Egba resident. According to the Oshadipe manager, Olumide Akinsanya, Taiwo Oshadipe's funeral will hold next week. May her soul rest in peace...amen. See more photos after the cut...

UCG Fashion: Shop ladies, men's, kid's clothings and accessories

Give your wardrobe an upgrade with our women's, men's, kids, Babies, collection at UCG Fashion. www.UCGfashion.com is one of Nigeria leading online Fashion stores offering a range of Women, Men, Children apperal and clothing at affordable prices. we sell a range of high street brands like, Debenhams, M&S, New look, Cudo & various others online. Don't miss out on our affordable offers.

Here's what supposedly caused the riot at Kirikiri Prisons today

There were reports earlier today that inmates of Kirikiri Medium Prisons attempted a jail break leading to the death & injury of many. But according to new reports, it may not have been a jail break

Now this is not confirmed but according to someone who is involved in Prison Outreach and was supposed to be at prison tomorrow, he got a mail from the co-ordinator of the outreach informing them that their visit has been cancelled due to an incident at the prison this afternoon. In the email that was sent out, what happened at the prison was explained. See it after the cut...

Paula Patton reportedly moves in new man into her home after filing for divorce

It's no longer news that Paula Patton has filed for divorce from husband and partner of over 20 years, singer Robin Thicke. What is news now is the report that not only does she have a new man, she's moved him into her home.

According to reports, Paula Patton is now dating musician Zak Waters (pictured above) and he moved in with her a few weeks ago. About a week ago, he posted a pic on his instagram page of himself inside Paula's home and captioned it 'My new view'.

Robin is said to be devastated about her how fast Paula's moved on despite doing a full album for her asking for a second chance.

Archbishop of Jos defends gays, asks FG to stop punishing them

The Archbishop of Jos, Ignatius Kaigama, has condemned the criminalization of gays in Nigeria. Speaking with the Vatican's weekly publication, The Tablet, on Wednesday October 8th, Archbishop Kaigama said the catholic church does not support the criminalizing of people due to their different sexual orientation and urged the federal government to stop punishing gay people.
"We are not supporting the criminalization of people with different sexual orientations. We would defend any person with homosexual orientation who is being harassed, who is being imprisoned, who is being punished. The federal government may want to punish them, we don't. In fact, we will tell the government to stop punishing those with different orientations" he said

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