Saturday, 28 November 2015
Saudi Arabia sentences woman to death by stoning for adultery but the man gets off with just 100 lashes
Upul Deshapriya, spokesman for the country's Foreign Employment Bureau, told the Thomson Reuters Foundation that the bureau has hired lawyers to file an appeal in the shocking case.
Looks like superstar footballer Cristiano Ronaldo is getting son Cristiano Junior into the body building hobby already, as he introduces his offspring to the sacrifice of gym work. From Ronaldo’s new movie, we see just how close he is with his son, and how keen he is to ensure his son grows up with the right values. He spends as much time as possible with his son, and is now even taking him to the gym for core workouts.
Senior Special Assistant to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Shehu Garba has denied reports that President Buhari has slashed the salaries of the newly appointed Ministers. There were reports earlier today that President Buhari had tampered with the salaries and allowances of the ministers. Continue to see more of his tweets...
FFK's girlfriend Precious Chikwendu shared the photo on Instagram...one of the nails has "Mum to be" on it...she's almost due!
Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has described the last six months of President Mohammadu Buhari’s administration as that of “deceitful change,” lamenting that the President was destroying the image of Nigeria and its people for cheap international recognition.
Article by Femi Fani-Kayode
''Aside the 105 soldiers killed by Boko Haram, additional 34 soldiers were killed 2 days ago but it wasn't in the news''- Deji Adeyanju. I concur with Mr. Deji Adeyanju. The most heartless and reprehensible thing that our government could have done is to cover-up the fact that 105 of our soldiers were killed by Boko Haram a few days ago. To do such a thing is simply evil.
The Blueprint Family Marathon 2015 kicked off in grand style at Magodo GRA phase 2 on the 21st of November, with over 2200 participants running the 10km route and also Creating awarness and showing the importance of staying fit and healthy as a family.
Zuriel Oduwole (the youngest person to be featured on forbes) was in attendance and also won the teenage category. A newly married couple also participated in the event with their wedding attire.
A fleet of 11 ghost ships containing the rotting remains of at least 20 sailors has washed up on the Japanese coastline, sparking an investigation in the country. The mysterious ships have given rise to numerous conspiracy theories in the country, as authorities battle to discover the identities of the bodies.
Rescuers told Japanese broadcaster NHK that the bodies of 20 sailors were ‘badly decomposed’ and ‘skeleton-like’
The Lagos State Government has pledged its commitment towards boosting the Office of the Public Defender (OPD) to perform optimally as part of efforts to ensure the protection of the rights of the people.
Attorney General of the State and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Adeniji Kazeem, who made the pledge while meeting with the State leadership of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), said the administration of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode would focus more on people-oriented policies and give the OPD maximum support.
orried on how to go about your fresh food shopping this festive season? Nigeria’s leading online food store, Evron Food Store,www.evronfoodstore.com, brings Mile12 to Chevron Drive its first Farmers Market Day, this Saturday 28th November, 2015. Get fresh food stuffs at amazing prizes, shop for plantain at just N1000 per head and even yam for as low as N300 per tuber, also a live broiler chicken for as low as N1500 and so much more.
The US First lady, Michelle Obama, looked lovely in a single-breasted blazer and black pants as she and her dogs, Bo and Sunny, took delivery of this year's official White House Christmas tree which was brought in via a horse-drawn carriage by two men wearing top hats. More photos after the cut...
What a wonderful way to end the year knowing fully well that you can start 2016 as an employer or with absence of the threat of unemployment. Join thousands of youth as they enrol into the Africa's Young Entrepreneurs Incubator program to become job makers; an initiative designed to curb unemployment in Nigeria.
Jose Mourinho might have gone too far in blasting a Chelsea legend and fan favorite especially now he needs the fans by his side in the worst era of his managerial career. One of Chelsea's greatest striker ever, Drogba at the launch of new book, Commitment, gave an interview to Mirror Sport in which he claimed the new generation needed to show more leadership qualities during the club’s crisis.
Drogba said: “Yes, JT (John Terry) is still there but on your own it is very difficult. Other players have to come up with this mentality, you are not born with it. You build it. Maybe you have it in you but you build it.”
A notorious 'godfather' who sold machines guns to criminals in Birmingham while at the heart of a gang which gunned down two innocent girls in a botched attack has been jailed for 16 years. Nigerian Nosakhere Stephenson, 41, (pictured left) masterminded an operation to sell antique firearms and specially-made bullets to criminals around the West Midlands city. Fitzroy Ducram (right), known as one of Nosa's right hand men was jailed for more than seven years