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Saturday, 4 July 2015

Not again! NFF sacks Stephen Keshi

The Nigerian Football Federation has sacked Stephen Keshi as the Head Coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria. The termination of his appointment is contained in a statement released by NFF Executive Committee today Saturday July 4th. The statement in part reads;
"Having thoroughly reviewed the reports/findings of the NFF Disciplinary Committee and NFF Technical and Development Committee, as well as having reviewed the actions and inactions of Mr. Stephen Keshi, in the performance of his duties as Super Eagles’ Head Coach. Keshi was found to lack the required commitment to achieve the Federation’s objectives as set out in the Coach’s employment contract.

Photos: Malia Obama turns 17 + more pics of her on set of 'Girls'

The US president's daughter turned 17 today July 4th. She's pictured above on set of TV show Girls in New York where she's interning for the summer. Happy birthday to her. More photos after the cut...

Photos from Gbenro Ajibade and Osas Ighodaro's wedding

It took place in New York today. Congrats to them. Continue to see more photos...

Gov El-Rufai administers Polio vaccine to his son (photo)

Kaduna state Governor Nasir El-Rufai pictured administering Polio vaccine to his son in the state today

Ben Bruce to Nigerians: give Buhari time, he is not a magician

More tweets after the cut...

Graphic pics: Dismembered body of 13 yr old female suicide bomber that attacked Borno yesterday

After the cut, you will find extremely graphic photos of the dismembered body of a 13 year female suicide bomber that attacked Muna Dikwa/Gamboru/Ngala road in Borno state yesterday July 3rd. Warning - very graphic photos...

Kylie Jenner now looking almost as stunning as Kim K (photos)

With a face full of makeup and in a sexy dress, Kylie Jenner almost looks as stunning as Kim K. Almost! If only she'll let herself gradually grow up....

Photo: Karen Igho welcomes son

Aww, happy news! Karen Igho welcomed her son at the Mount Sinai Roosevelt hospital in New York this morning July 4th. Big congrats to her!

First pics from Gbenro Ajibade & Osas Ighodaro's White wedding in New York

Gbenro actually cut his dreads. Good one. Gbenro was decked up in a classic ivory tuxedo and low U - shaped double-breasted waistcoat with contrasting black cover buttons from Mai Atafo who also designed the bride Osas's stunning dress. More pictures after the cut....

Upcoming singer puts Kiss Daniel on blast for not paying him his Woju contest prize money after 5 months

Byno is a popular upcoming artiste who featured on a competition organised to promote Kiss Daniel's song. He won the competition but was never paid the winners price of 3000 dollars .... He put Kiss Daniel on blast on his instagram page. See more after the cut...

Fruit beats Donald Trump in popularity in his own country...lol

Check out this hilarious tweet where a twitter handle asked who people would prefer to have in The White House - An avocado or Donald Trump? 45k people went for the lifeless object, 4k for Donald. People have no chill sha! Lol

Very soon, those who maintain private jets will begin to sell them - Oshiomole

Edo state governor, Adams Oshomole says very soon Nigerians who maintain luxurious assets and private jets will begin to sell them. According to him, the corrupt avenues through which these Nigerians have used to acquire the wealth they used to afford these luxuries will be removed by the present administration. He said this while delivering a speech at the University of Port Harcourt yesterday July 3rd.
"Few people (in Nigeria) are taking away so much wealth, while majority of the people are going home with almost nothing. A clear example is when you arrive at the private wing of the airport in Abuja; you will find more than 40 to 50 private jets parked there in one airport alone. The question is what sources do these private jet owners get their wealth from; and which businesses do they run to acquire this luxurious lifestyle.

Son of Coscharis motors boss, Junior Maduka weds

Junior, one of the sons of Coscharis motors boss, Cosmas Maduka had his traditional wedding to his love, Temi Odutola in Lagos today July 5th. More photos after the cut...

Photos from Adanma Ohakim's white wedding

Adanma Ohakim got married to her man Dr. Amaha today July 4th, in Abuja. The wedding was attended by her twin sister Dr. Adanna Steineker, vlogger of Adanna & David, family members and friends. There were many dignitaries at the wedding. See another pic after the cut...

Hilarious..see a cake someone ordered, see the cake they got

So someone ordered an Elsa (from Disney's Frozen) cake but she got this hideous cake instead. She shared her grievance on social media, the photo has since gone viral, lol.

Guinness names the world’s tallest cow ever

It’s official. At 6-foot-4, Blosom the Holstein is the world’s tallest cow ever. That’s the determination made by Guinness World Records, which had previously named the female Holstein the world’s tallest living cow.The new record was announced on June 25, 2015.

Afro Candy disses Yoruba men...

 Actress Afrocandy shades Yoruba men

Victoria Beckham posts loving tribute to husband David on their 16th wedding anniversary

41-year-old fashion designer Victoria Beckham shared a touching photo of the couple surrounded by their beautiful children Brooklyn, 16, Romeo, 12, Cruz, 10, and three-year-old Harper as the couple celebrate their 16th year wedding anniversary. She captioned it: ‘Happy anniversary, I love u so much x I'm so proud of our beautiful family x.’

SUV filled with bomb recovered in Maiduguri

A press statement from the Defence Headquarters by the Director of Defence, Major Gen. Chris Olukolade states that they were able to recover a jeep filled with explosive devices in Maidugri and that more searches are being conducted to stop terrorist attacks.

Majek Fashek's wife shares touching story, says she has moved on after waiting so long for him to get out of drugs

Rita Fashek, the former wife of musician Majek Fashek, who is currently battling with drug and alcohol addiction says she divorced him three months ago and has remarried after waiting for years for him to come out of his state. Rita shared her story in an interview with Punch
"I have remarried and I am moving on with my life. Jebose (Majek Fashek), when things don’t go right, what do you do? I am tired of waiting for Majek. I have been living for years, alone, lonely and with my children, waiting for him to come home. I waited all these years; his brothers never cared. No member of his family reached out to me. I am not getting any younger. I decided to move on. Majek abandoned the children and me for so long, too long. I am no longer Majek’s wife. I love him. But I am not in love with him.

Love emerges winner of the African Diva reality TV show Season 1

After 13 weeks of an entertaining and drilling episodes with 22 contestants, the African diva reality tv show season 1 has come to an end. Love Egbule emerged winner of the show. The contestants completed the final task to decide who would earn the title of the African diva and emerge winner of the African Diva Reality Tv Show season 1.

The legendary Ngozi Ezeonu was a surprise guest judge on the finale. Love the winner won 4 million Naira (4,000,000) , an acting contract , 1 year supply of Fancy Nancy accesorise ,cover girl of VL magazine and other prize .

Bus driver beaten and injured by policeman along Lekki Toll Gate (photos)

The driver pictured above bleeding, hit and scratched the car of a police man named Azeez Adebayo, who rather than do things the proper way, came down from his car and attacked the man. The bus driver was later rescued and given quick first aid treatment. More pictures after the cut...

Would you eat a big bucket of live worms for N100million?

Terms:
- You must keep your eyes open.
- You have to pretend its the best meal you ever had.
- You must not vomit, before, during or after.
- You have to finish it within three hours.
- No ketchup or drinks allowed.
- You can’t phone a friend, or enemy.

Shocking moment hotel entertainer holds a fake gun to the heads of tourists a day after Tunisina beach massacre

The shocking moment an Egyptian hotel entertainer held a fake gun to the heads of holiday makers as a 'joke' in a popular Egyptian hotel wasphotograped. And this happened just a day after 38 people were gunned down at a Tunisian hotel.

Photos show the man, a member of staff at a hotel in Sharm el-Sheikh, dressed up in a tuxedo and running down the beach with an imitation revolver. The worker, believed to be part of the hotel's entertainment team, can then be seen leaning over a man on a sun lounger and pretending to hold him at gunpoint. The routine is believed to be made out to look like a James Bond skit. The tourists didn't find it funny and asked the hotel to stop the man immediately. More photos after the cut...

Why we reject Zakari as acting INEC Chair' - PDP...says electoral body has been stripped of its Independence

Press statement from the PDP below...
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says it would continue to demand the removal of the Acting Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Mrs. Amina Zakari as resolved in its 403rd National Working Committee (NWC) meeting, despite unwarranted attacks on its officials by the Presidency.

Read story of how a man found out his 'son' wasn't his while fulfilling a VISA requirement

Interesting story shared by Tunda Aluko on twitter. Continue to read the story

Win Free Power Bank from Sumec Nigeria

Imagine a world without electricity? Just like the fish without water, how human live in the endless darkness? No worry, born to generate electricity, SUMEC coming to help. As a top generator brand stepping from China but now running across the world, SUMEC is being used in more and more households among the world. SUMEC  is  always  committed  to  creating  stable,  highly-efficient,  and  clean  generating  equipment  and  integrated  power solution for customers and help customers obtain reliable power supply,  reduce  energy  consumption,  and  save  operation  and maintenance costs.

Photo of the day: Nigerian children living in IDP camp

This photo shows Nigerian children sitting on the groud as they wait for their meal. Hopefully this sad reality will soon be a thing of the past. Photo credit: A.S Aruwa

Actor Shemar Moore and his eggplant visit the beach (photos)

The 45 year old actor took his sexy abs and huge eggplant to the beach in Miami some days ago. All these things you men like to be carrying around and be confusing somebody. Hiss. More pics after the cut...

US Congress recognizes late legendary Afrobeat singer, Fela!

The US Congress has issued a certificate of Congressional Recognition to late legendary singer, Fela Anikulapo Kuti in appreciation of the great contributions he made to music in the world. His son, Seun Kuti shared a photo of the certificate of recognition on his Facebook wall. Well deserved!

Photo: Ekiti PDP Chieftain rejects Fayose's offer of appointment

A prominent member of the Ekiti state chapter of PDP, Chief Dayo Okondo, has rejected Governor Ayo Fayose's offer of appointment to serve as a member of the Governing Council of the College of Education, Ikere Ekiti. At a press conference which he convened yesterday July 3rd, Chief Okondo said despite his efforts at making the party a success in the state, the state government belittled him by offering him such an appointment without consulting him. Chief Okondo who has been bedridden for a while now said the party and the state government had abandoned him to his fate even after working so hard for the party in the state.

Joseph Benjamin sets his heart on re-Marrying a white woman!

Call him Prince Charming, and you wouldn’t be wrong. The tall, ebony handsome looking dude always has the ladies swooning over him, but his looks aren't the only attraction, his celeb status translates to mega tons of cash in his bank account, now that’s loads of cash to spend. Well all the wanna be ladies, should look elsewhere, cause his heart has been taken. Taken? Oh Yes! and not just by a Naija babe but a white English woman. 

Pics: Amber Rose showers her 2yr old son with kisses at the airport

Amber Rose showered her 2 year old son Sebastian with kisses and hugs as they walked through LAX yesterday...

Boko Haram: President Buhari we are tired of 'I will!' - Kayode Ogundamisi

Following multiple killings by Boko Haram in recent times, political activist and a staunch Buhari supporter, Kayode Ogundamisi took to his twitter handle to call the president to action in the battle against Boko Haram. He said Nigerians are tired of 'I will' and need him to act fast. More tweets after the cut...

Carolina Danjuma, Freda Francis join SwankyJerry as he celebrates birthday with the less priviledged

Celebrity stylist Jeremiah Ogbodo aka Swankyjerry celebrated his birthday today at the Modupe Cole Memorial Child Care & Treatment home. He was accompanied by close friends, Freda Francis, Caroline Danjuma, Richard and Rasheda to celebrate with the children. More pics after the cut ...

Ever heard of Giga-mansions? They are 10 times the size of a huge mansion (photos)

Mansions are for millionaires...McMansions are for multimillionaires, while Giga-mansions are for billionaires...(I'm talking about in dollars o)

Mansions are on like 5,000/10,000 square feet, McMansions are on like 15,000 Square feet while Giga-mansions are on 50,000 square feet and above. The land space is so big that if the owner wanted, they could build 10 mansions on them, schools, amusement park, gulf course, hospitals etc...but instead, it's just a home for one billionaire family. Some of these homes in Beverly Hills and Bel Air are on the market for as much as $180million. See some photos after the cut...

Photos: Samsung Experience store now open at the Nelle Mall in Lekki


Samsung Electronics West Africa (SEWA) in strategic partnership with Rifugio Communications Ltd who is an accredited local partner licensed to operate Samsung Experience Stores in Nigeria has set up a state of the art experience store at the Nelle Mall on Admiralty Way Lekki phase 1. The experience store will boost Samsung’s retail market expansion drive as the store boasts of a wide display of various Samsung phones, tablets and accessories for consumers.

Why Bola Tinubu boycotted APC NEC meeting yesterday - Report

More facts have emerged on why former Lagos State governor Bola Tinubu, and former governor of Osun State Chief Bisi Akande boycotted the National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting of the party yesterday. A member of the National Working Committee (NWC) who was at the meeting said the former Lagos State governor was aware that there were plans to humiliate him and his henchmen.
“Tinubu knew that some people were prepared to fight him. He would have been humiliated by some people”, the official said.

Popular Kenyan celeb shades Huddah Monroe, Huddah fires back!

The guy posted a photo of a young girl standing over an old man in a wheelchair...perhaps a reference to the rumours that the BBA star only dates old men. Huddah, of course, fired back and the guy threw more shade...lol. See that after the cut...

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