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Saturday, 10 September 2016

AKA tweets he's single just a day after Bonang Matheba shared a loved up photo of both of them

SA rapper AKA and media personality Bonang Matheba have been dating for sometime now and they seem really in love and frequently share loved up photos online so you can imagine their fans amazement when AKA just suddenly tweeted that he was single. Which was followed by a series of other weird tweets...see that after the cut...

More photos from Simi Esiri's sister's white wedding in France

The white wedding of Titi Osomo, the younger sister of Simi Esiri, Dr Sid's wife and her husband, Jimi Adesanya took place at Le Rouret, France today. More photos after the cut...

'I've won 3 Ballon d'Ors and he's won none' - Cristiano Ronaldo stunningly blasts Xavi

Cristiano Ronaldo blasted Barcelona legend Xavi Hernandez after the former Barcelona player said the Real Madrid/Portugal star was unlucky to be playing in the same generation as Lionel Messi.

Speaking to Spanish radio station Cadena Ser earlier in the week, Xavi had said: 
“Ronaldo is a player of his time. The problem is that there is another who has been pretty much the best player in history. Ronaldo is extraordinary but compared to Messi, for me and for everyone who likes football, there are no comparisons.

Man gets his face tattooed to look like The Joker from Batman

The guys calls himself Joker Boy and got the tattoo to look like his favourite movie character. SMH

Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung, shares photos of himself swimming

Dalung shared the photos with the caption"Happy weekend to you. What's your past time activity? A healthy people...a healthy nation". See more photos after the cut...

Photos of President Buhari in Daura, Katsina state

President Buhari is in his ancestral home in Daura, Katsina state for the Sallah holiday.  More photos after the cut..

Photos: Delta state governor, his wife Edith, Sen David Mark, others attend the wedding of Senator James Manager's son

One of the sons of Senator James Manager representing Delta South Senatorial district in the Senate, Fun-jei Manager, today wedded his fiancee, Ene Obeli Ajeibi at the Ecumenical center Abuja. Guest at the wedding included the Delta state governor Ifeanyi Okowa and his wife Edith, Senator David Mark, Senator Stella Omu amongst others. More photos after the cut...

The wrath of God will visit the Children, Grandchildren of corrupt politicians- Prelate Sunday Mbang says

Former Prelate of the Methodist Church and one time President of the Christian Association of Nigeria CAND, Prelate Sunday Mbang, says that the wrath of God will visit the children and grand children of corrupt politicians who steal from the treasury to enrish themselves and their families.

The clergy man who recently turned 80 years old, said this in a recent interview with Tribune;

Photos: Oby Ezekwesili and her hubby at the BBOG sit out today

Convener of the Bring Back Our Girls group, Oby Ezekwesili's husband, Pastor Chinedu, today accompanied her to the group's sit out at the Unity Fountain Abuja today. 

Photos of the Alaafin of Oyo and his wives at a function in Oyo

Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III and his pretty wives attended the Oranyan 2016 Gbegiri Day in Oyo state yesterday. See more photos after the cut...

3 Nigerian pilgrims die in Saudi Arabia

Three Nigerians in Saudi Arabia for the 2016 Hajj exercise have been confirmed dead. According to a statement from Dr Ibrahim Kana, the head of the medical team at the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), two of the pilgrims died in Madinah while one died in Makkah. Kana disclosed that one of the deceased died in his sleep. He said his team is still investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of the two others.

MBGN Tourism 2013, Powede Lawrence, becomes a pilot

The stunning beauty announced this on her IG page.
She wrote "Walking gets too boring, when you learn how to fly💪🏽💃🏽🛬✈️🛬 #90percentofherbeautyisherbrain#privatepilot#monthsofhardwork#nobasiczone#captainPopo#Aviator#muse#queen#babypilot#soaringhigher#faithwalker#Goddiditagain#passion". Congrats to her. Another photo after the cut....

Choi! Between Lere Olayinka and Japheth Omojuwa

Lol.. well .. see Omojuwa's reply after the cut

It's a girl for Lami Phillips!

She announced the news moments ago via Instagram. Big congrats for her and her husband...

Lol. See this guy's response after a twitter user said his mother can get it..

A guy by the name Lil Aaron posted a photo of his mother on his twitter handle, celebrating her as she turned 46 and a random follower replied saying Aaron's mum can get it. It maybe funny, but Aaron didn't find it so...lol. Check out his response after the cut...

First photos from Simi Esiri's sister's white wedding

The white wedding of Jimi Adesanya of Goldman Sachs/JM Films to Dr Sid's wife, Simi Osomo Esiri's younger sister, Titi Osomo heldo today. Happy married life to them.

A word for the Northern minorities: We are with you! - FFK

Being a speech delivered to the Christian Information Network Forum by Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, Jos, 10th September 2016)
Blessed be the name of the Most High God, the God whose I am and the God whom I serve, blessed be His holy name forever.
Mr. Chairman,  our Royal fathers, my Lords spiritual and temporal, distinguished ladies and gentlemen, all protocols observed.

Man City defender Kolarov loses front tooth during epic derby battle today (photos)

Man city defender Kolarov played his part in the defensive effort as Man City survived to claim victory against Man U but in doing so the Serbian international finished the game minus one of his two front teeth. Goalkeeper Willy Caballero took to Instagram after the game, sharing an image of him alongside a toothless Kolarov as the City players celebrated at Old Trafford.

Grandpa duties! RMD shares photos of his adorable granddaughter

She's a cutie! See more photos after the cut...

Stephanie Linus & her husband stare lovingly at each other as they attend movie premier

Actress and producer Stephanie Linus and her husband Linus Idahosa pictured at the star-studded premier of Nollywood Film Director, Chinedu Omorie's new movie - Silvertown, which took place recently at the Silverbird Galleria, Lagos.

Kim Kardashian steps out with her boobs on display...once again

Kim Kardashain stepped out yesterday wearing a La Perla lingerie top without a bra...continuing her 'no bra wearing' campaign. I blame Kylie Jenner for this!

Genevieve Nnaji arrives Canada in style for TIFF (photo)

The actress arrived Toronto, Canada today for the Toronto International Film Festival. She shared a photo of herself at the airport in a lovely black dress and carrying a Hermes Birkin bag. Genevieve is scheduled to speak about Nigeria’s vibrant film industry and the international rise of Nollywood alongside film director Kunle Afolayan tomorrow Sunday September 11th.

Furious Chinese wife beats the daylight out of husband's mistress (Photos/Video)

Video posted to Chinese video sharing site, Miaopai, shows a scorned Chinese wife dishing out a sound beating to her husband's mistress while the unfortunate woman cries and cowers. The husband even tried to break up the one-sided fight but nothing was going to come in between his wife's wrath and his mistress. At a point the furious wife even attempts to strip the mistress and succeeds in revealing her underwear before a policeman appeared to break up the scene. More photos and the video after the cut.

Singer Simi shares cute new photos

 She's cute!

Man says he'll never date a feminist and the internet roasts him

A certain prince charming by the name of Dave Hon wrote an entire article on why he was unlikely to date a feminist in a column titled Why I'll Never Date A Feminist. His piece went viral and going by the responses it received, feminists aren't keen to jump into bed with him either. See the article and responses below.
If you look for a reason to hate men, chances are you’re going to find it. The truth is, I don’t blame women, (especially in my generation) for hating men. They’ve been told there’s a wage gap (I disagree).

Annie Idibia shares cute throwback pic of herself with 2face

Amazing how long their love has lasted...and will continue to stay with them!

Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola hug and make up at Manchester derby (photos)

Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho and Man City coach Pep Guardiola hugged before kick off in today's derby between Man City and Manchester United. Guess things aren't as bad between them as the media painted it.

See what happened in the VVIP room & after-party of 'The Wedding Party' Tiff premiere

 You have seen the red carpet photos, now look at these exclusive behind-the-scenes images of VVIP guests minutes before the film premiered and at the star-studded after-party at The Posh Supper Club.

Photos: Residents nab a member of armed robbery gang terrorizing their community in Owerri, Imo State

A suspected armed robber was given the beating of his life by a mob in Oduobi crescent, Ikenegbu in Owerri, Imo state yesterday Friday September 9th, after residents took the risk to challenge the gang of armed robbers who invaded the business environment in broad day light.


The suspect is said to be among a gang of robbers who terrorize residents of the area which is highly commercialized. Yesterday, he and his gang members went to the area to rob and residents who were mostly youths gave them the chase of their lives. Three of the robbers escaped while one was apprehended. He was seriously beaten up before he was handed over to the police...

Man U 1-2 Man City (Pep Guardiola defeats Mourinho to paint Manchester blue)

This was the match everyone had been waiting for. The battle of the titans, the battle of Manchester, the battle of Pep Guardiola vs Jose Mourinho. Both teams wanted to win, as the scoreline will eventually have some bearing on who'll win the premier league this season.

Amazing story! Father narrates how his premature child drew him closer to God

Nigerian Facebook user, David Osaghae, shared the amazing testimony of how his premature daughter drew him closer to God. He wrote;
This was the beginning of a new me, the process of change, redemption ,salvation or simply put , Getting closer to God. My daughter was born on the 3rd of March 2002 . 5 months and 2 weeks of pregnancy. She was premature. I had just finished my overnight or 2nd job as a bouncer in a club in Germany. She weighed 790grams, not even 1kg.

Give your acne prone skin the right solution...

The only thing worse than acne break outs on your skin are the annoying spots they leave behind! The more annoying thing is that most times, the scars end up ruining your skin and you end up clogging your pores with damaging chemicals in attempt to tone or blend your complexion!

Actress Chike Ike releases beautiful new photos

See more photos after the cut...

The true meaning of recession by Reuben Abati

Read his piece below...
There have been interesting arguments over Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun’s observation that “recession is just a word”, and NAN MD, Bayo Onanuga claiming that reports of hardship in the land is exaggerated propaganda. I think we need to break down the subject further from a layman’s perspective. Recession is a word, no doubt, but it is more than a word, it is an experience: the experience that the majority of Nigerians is going through.

Rapper Bobby Shmurda agrees to plea deal on conspiracy charges, to serve 7 years in prison

Rapper Bobby Shmurda, 22, will be serving a minimum of 7 years in prison after he agreed to a plea deal on charges of conspiracy and possession of a weapon.

Bobby had a choice to turn down the plea deal and go on trial but if he'd been found guilty, he would have been sentenced to decades in jail, so he instead took the advise of his lawyer.

Why Moringa is the next best thing in weight loss

Not all weight loss methods are worth the stress! Some of them come with false promises but will only give you just a quick pick me up and then crash! The problem with these methods is the absence of Moringa as an effective weight loss supplement!

Photos: Channels TV correspondent marries the police officer who helped her during a bomb blast in Borno

Channels TV correspondent, Blessing Asso recently married ASP Emmanuel Asso, who she met during a bomb blast incident in Maiduguri, Borno state. Blessing was in Borno to do a report on the activities of Boko Haram when she and her camera man encountered a bomb explosion. Speaking on how she and her husband met, Blessing said;

Former First Lady, Patience Jonathan, allegedly claims ownership of $31.4 million involved in an alleged fraud case

Former First lady, Patience Jonathan, has allegedly told a court that the sum of $31.4 million involved in an alleged fraud case before a Federal High Court in Lagos, that was frozen, belongs to her.

According to Guardian, counsel to the first defendant in charge with case number FHC/337C/16, Gboyega Oduwole, informed the court that Patience Jonathan filed a fundamental application against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), claiming ownership of the money.

Women in Saudi Arabia call for an end to oppressive patriarchal laws with hashtag campaign

Women in Saudi Arabia have started a wildly popular hashtag campaign calling for an end to laws that give men control of their lives. The tag #StopEnslavingSaudiWomen and its Arabic translation, has been posted thousands of times in a bid to speak out about male guardianship laws.

In the Islamic nation, women must have an appointed male guardian, usually their father or husband, who are given legal control over their lives.

Tina Amuziam's beautiful daughter Angel Ufuoma set to raise the bar (Photos)

Remember Tina Amuziam, Nollywood veteran actress of Glamour Girls' fame who acted alongside Zack Orji and Eucharia Anunobi in the popular blockbuster? Well, her daughter, Angel Ufuoma is poised to step into her shoes.

Tina has been appointed Special Adviser to the Delta State Government in the last two dispensation and now is a director at Delta State Tourism and she still finds time to act once in a while.

Photo of a severely malnourished child being treated at a health centre in Maiduguri

6-year-old Ajija is pictured being screened for acute malnutrition at a Unicef Nigeria-supported health centre in Maiduguri.

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