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Saturday, 14 May 2016

Company boss is given the Photoshop treatment after falling asleep on the job

Zeev Farbman, 36, the CEO of a Jerusalem-based sharing and editing app Lightricks fell asleep in between back to back meetings. Colleagues took a photo of him and sent him on a dreamy journey via Photoshop. The photographs, originally shared on Bored Panda went viral, see the CEO transformed into various characters from film, television and art...see the photos after the cut...

Fayose is undermining our authority- PDP says, advises him to learn from other PDP governors

The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has accused the Ekiti state governor, Ayo Fayose, of undermining the party's authority by delving into the affairs of the party's National Working Community.

The National secretary of the party, Wale Oladipo, stated this today while addressing reports that Fayose had asked that the party's South West Congress slated for today to continue despite a court injunction secured by the National Working Committee preventing the congress from holding.

Throwback photo of singer, Seal, with his mum and sister in Lagos

International singer, Olusegun Adeola Akanbi Olumide Samuel aka SEAL, is pictured with his mother, Mrs Adebisi Anthonia Samuel and sister Mrs Olufunmilola Aramide Adebowale in Lagos Nigeria many years ago. Photo credit: Dele Momoduovation. See another photo after the cut...

Dapper windscreen cleaner spotted in Abeokuta, Ogun State (pics)

Photographer, Daniel Sync, met a dapper windscreen cleaner in Abeokuta and shared his experience.
He wrote; (see more photos after the cut...)
"So, I bumped into this well suited windscreen cleaner yesterday in Ogun State. We need more innovative citizens like Abdulahi in Nigeria. Well spoken Abdulahi Olatoyan who is in his early thirties is a University of Ilorin dropout, who turned to the street after the demise of his father to make a living and save enough money to start a business.

Revert to old pump price or we will begin a total strike on Wednesday May 18th'- NLC threatens FG

The Nigeria Labor Congress, NLC, and its affiliates which includes the Trade Union Congress, TUC, have given the Federal government a 96-hours ultimatum to revert to the old pump price of N86.50 or face a total strike that will begin on Wednesday May 18th.

At a meeting held in Abuja today, NLC President, Ayuba Wabba, said if the government failed to revert to the old price and stop the deregulation of the oil sector by midnight of Tuesday May 17th, the workers would have no option than to embark on a total strike by Wednesday May 18th.

Foluke Daramola Salako writes an Open Letter to Nigerians

Actress, Foluke Daramola Salako shared this lovely of herself and her hubby, along with an open letter to Nigerians, advising couples to help and respect one another during this current economic recession Nigeria is facing. See what she wrote after the cut...

Comedienne, Chigul, shares lovely new photos

Comedienne Chioma Omeruah aka Chigul shared these new photos on her Instagram page today to celebrate her birthday. Happy birthday to her! See more photos after the cut...

Comedian Luenell Campbell slams Nene Leakes for taking up comedy gigs

Popular Comedian and actress Luenell isn't happy that Reality TV Star, Nene Leakes is branching into comedy and cashing out! Luenell who has been in the comic Industry for over 26 years took to her Instagram page to air her thoughts. See what she write after the cut...

Cute pic of Emir of Kano and his first wife chilling on a boat cruise

Cute couple!

Photo: Nanny kidnaps one year old boy in Calabar

According to Facebook user, Chioma Peters, this one year old boy was kidnapped by his nanny in Calabar, Cross Rivers state. She shared the photo above and wrote...
"I've just been informed that a group member's nephew, David Ekpedeme Robinson (a boy of 1 year, 5 months+) has been taken away by the nanny. They live in Calabar, Cross River State. Please if you or anyone you know has an information about this little boys whereabout or anything that will help in the investigation please report to the nearest Police Station. Or you can please dm me with the information. God bless you! May we not lose any of our loved ones!!"

Photos: The Obamas host Nordic leaders to a state dinner

US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle looked lovely as they hosted five Nordic leaders to a state dinner at the White House yesterday May 13th. Michelle looked absolutely beautiful in her Naheem Khan off-the-shoulder ball gown while Obama looked dapper in his suit. Demi Lovato was at the dinner to serenade the guests with her lovely voice. Singer Jidenna, Janelle Monae, Common were also in attendance. See more photos after the cut...

Army repels Boko Haram early morning attack in Sambisa forest

The Nigerian Army today repelled an early morning attack by Boko Haram terrorists while on harbour inside the Sambisa forest. In a statement released by the Army spokesman, Colonel Sani Usman, the troops comprised elements of 21 Brigade and the Armed Forces Special Forces (AFSF) on `Operation Crack Down.’ Usman said the troops while on harbour for refitting, came under Boko Haram terrorists attack at about 1:45 a.m. today.

Bayern Munich players drench Pep Guardiola in beer after winning German Bundesliga (photos)

Bayern Munich players today drenched coach Pep Guardiola in beer after the team won Hannover 3-1 to clinch a historic 26th German Bundesliga title.
The jubilant players celebrated their manager who is leaving after 3 years at the club to join Manchester City. More photos after the cut. ...

Veteran Nollywood actor, Martins Njubuigbo aka Papa Labista, down with Liver disease

Veteran Nollywood actor, Martins Njubuigbo has been diagnosed with Liver disease. Actor Ernest Obi shared the sad news on his Instagram page. He wrote:

Global business leaders to converge in Uyo for Niger Delta investment summit

The Management of Newaves Innovation, an organization with a cutting-edge passion to set the pace for development in the Niger Delta is set to host the NIGER DELTA INVESTMENT SUMMIT, an initiative conceptualized to identify/formulate new favorable regulations that will help stimulate and grow the local business economy through new investment opportunities in the Niger Delta region.

Lol! See what this lady ordered for, see what she got!

 Lol.. More photos after the cut...

N145 pump price will crash in three months- APC chairman says

The leadership of the All Progressives Congress APC says the new N145 pump price of petrol will crash within thhe next three months. In a media briefing with newsmen in Abuja yesterday May 13th, the Chairman of the party, John Odigie-Oyegun, says just like the Global System of Mobile telecommunication, GSM, the price of fuel is bound to reduce due to competitive market forces.

Photos: French President Hollande Francois in Nigeria for Regional Security Sumit

The French President arrived Abuja this afternoon for the 2nd Regional Security Summit where all issues bothering on terrorism will be discussed. More photos after the cut...

Cynthia Obi-Uchendu steps with her baby bump visible in a shirt dress

Media personality Ebuka Obi-Uchendu's pregnant wife, Cynthia, stepped out today in this beautiful shirt dress hat showed a slight hint of her growing baby bump

17-yr-old teen commits suicide over failed marriage proposal to his 12 year old cousin

A 17 year old man identified as Usman Abdu from Ganja ward in Ganjuwa local government area of Bauchi state has committed suicide over his failed marriage proposal to his 12 year old cousin. According to a statement released by the State Police Public Relation Officer, DSP Haruna Mohammed, Usman carried out the act by hanging himself on a tree at about 9am yesterday May 13th.

Lady writes Banky W saying God revealed to her that he is her husband

Singer Bank W shared the screenshot of a mail he received from a lady who claimed that God revealed to her, three times, that he is her husband.

Women take to social media to highlight other forms of abuse

Abuse isn't restricted to a bloodied nose and a black eye. There are so many ways a person can be a victim of abuse. Call it contactless abuse if you like but it is as serious and damaging as physical abuse. Women have taken to social media to point out such cases using the hashtag, #MaybeHeDoesn'tHitYou. Like one tweet highlighted, abuse isn't limited to gender, it could also be #MaybeSheDoesn'tHitYou. See the tweets after the cut..

Hilarious skit! Funnybone and Whochey (sexy comedian): Bluetooth Redial

Okey Bakassi's Son, Whochey Nnadi takes on FunnyBone in a hilarious comedy skit.. Must watch...

President Buhari to name looters on May 29th

In an interview in London yesterday before he returned to Abuja, President Buhari said that the names of corrupt Nigerians will be made public in a speech he intends to deliver on May 29 and that those named will be prosecuted. He also said he was coming after people bombing and destroying pipelines in the Niger Delta;

Dr Sid and wife Simi, share adorable family photos as their daughter turns 1

Sidney and Simi Esiri's daughter, Sidney, turns a year today and the happy couple shared adorable family photos to mark the special day. Happy birthday to Sidney...

Top 7 Reasons Why You Should Invest in Lekki Southern Villa Annex 1

When we say we have the best investment offer for you…it’s because we do. Still thinking of where to build your dream home? Or you just want a good place to invest your money? Think no further. We have all you want. Here’s why you should really consider investing in the Lekki Southern Villa Annex 1. 

Reggie Bush and his Kim K look--alike wife, Lilit, step out (photos)

Kim K's former boyfriend, Reggie Bush, pictured with his wife, Lilit, who looks so much like Kim, as they stepped out in LA on Thursday. The couple have two children. More photos after the cut...

Stunning new photos of DJ Cuppy

Cuppy has got her hands full as she works hard on finishing her masters from and graduating from NYU this May. She however still finds time to keep her fans happy as she has been seen Djing at top clubs and private events outside the country.

Check out some of Cuppy's 2016 promo pictures below. The rest can be see on her newly updated website www.djcuppy.com. We wish her good luck as she wraps up her final days as an NYU student.

Kayode Obembe and Co Ltd is currently on international business tour with their ambassador Femi Adebayo

Kayode Obembe & Co Ltd who released a star studded video and recently unveiled Nollywood actor Femi Adebayo as their brand ambassador, is currently on an international tour to promote their services as the theme is tagged "Leverage on real Estate, investment,Advantages" to Nigerians living in diaspora...

Now, tell me these aren't the cutest photos you have ever seen!

Little children showing love/taking care of their younger siblings. Too adorable! See more photos after the cut...

'If a relationship is not going to work, you somehow know' - Leke Alder writes powerful letter to Jil (women)

If you're single and on a cross road, then you need to read these tweets by author and public speaker Leke Alder...it could help you understand a bit of how you're feeling if you're stuck in this situation

The Authority Newspapers Today May 14th, 2016

The Authority Mobile app is out! Please visit Google Playstore, search for "Authority News" and click on "install" to download free of charge.
Today's top stories:
Forex scarcity, not subsidy removal caused fuel price hike - Osinbajo - http://goo.gl/Mw1fzh
I will rather die than renounce Biafra - Kanu - http://goo.gl/LiNXhj

Kerry Washington and her baby bump step out (photos)

The actress, 39, is expecting her second child with husband Nnamdi Asomugha. She was pictured on Thursday with her cute baby bump as she arrived for a taping of the Jimmy Kimmel Show. Kerry and Nnamdi already have a 2 year old daughter. Congrats to her!

Lagos remains most attractive investment destination in Africa - Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday emphasised the leadership status of the State as the most attractive location financially and socially for investment in Africa, just as he reiterated the commitment of his administration towards putting in place policies to attract investment and facilitate conducive atmosphere for businesses to thrive. 

Tyga shows off his diamond jewelry on IG

This was hours after Kylie showed hers off on snapchat.

MTN Business Launches SME Value Pack

MTN Business has launched a new SME-tailored solution called MTN SME Value Pack. This is a complete business-enabling solution that comes with an MTN Business-branded Internet router, an MTN Business-branded desk phone, a professional email account, data bundle, voice call minutes and bulk SMS – all in one package. 

Photo: President Buhari arrives back in Nigeria

President Buhari arrived Abuja, yesterday evening, after attending and participating in the Anti Corruption Summit which took place in London.

Mother of 2 records her own murder

Mother of two, 40 year old Wesley Webb was arguing with boyfriend 43 year old Keith Smith in their home in Schuylkill Township, Pennsylvania on May 2 when she decided to start recording the argument and ended up recording her own murder, police say.

Webb told Smith that if he kept arguing with her, she would leave with her two children. Three kids, all under age 14, were home at the time of Webb’s killing on the night of May 2..

Photos: Lady alleges that her little sister was physically abused in school by a male teacher

Facebook User - Olawoore Mariam Olufunmi shared a post two day ago on Facebook, describing how a male teacher at a school in Ifo, Ogun State 'spanked' her little sister. When the girl complained and reported to her parents, another male teacher who's friends with the said teacher, roughly beat and injured her. Mariam went to the school to report and confront the teacher on behalf of her sister, but they argued, exchanging words and she claimed he made an attempt to also hit her. Read what she wrote after the cut...

Check out this throwback photo of Sound Sultan

He was such a cutie...

Natural way to completely reverse Type 2 Diabetes

Revealed!.....How Alex Adebowale Was Able To Naturally Reverse His Type II Diabetes And Erectile Dysfunction After 7yrs Of Suffering by Eating Organic Food. Am happy for Alex, Who was frustrated about diabetic condition and almost lost his life and wife because he had weak erection, but later found a natural way to completely reverse it and become free foreverhealthremedies.com/

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