Saturday, 20 December 2014

Defence HQ reacts to reports of new abductions in Borno, says search is ongoing

The Defence Headquarters has released a statement saying they are investigating reports of 185 women and children abducted by Boko Haram men in Gumsuri village in Borno state on Sunday Dec 14th. Find the statement below...

Photos: Amber Rose backs it up to Chris Brown

 New single Amber Rose spotted backing it up on Chris Brown on the dance floor at Supper Club in LA last night. They are both single and knowing Hollywood...won le rira later. More pics after the cut

First photo of Ibinabo Fiberesima at her white wedding

 Eya, congrats to her!

New Video: Sean Tizzle - Igi Orombo ft Tiwa Savage

After successfully winning best RnB/Pop album on his birthday, pop singer Sean Tizzle decided to surprise his fans with another smashing video featuring Award winning soul singer Tiwa Savage. Shot in London and directed by Tatenda Jamera. Enjoy...

Photos:Monalisa Chinda Inspires Women At Pearls Conference

 On Friday 12th December 2014, TV star Monalisa Chinda enlightened women at the annual Pearls International Conference held at the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja Nigeria. Themed pressure Makes Diamonds, the conference which aimed at restoring hope and dignity was targeted primarily at women. See the photos after the cut...

Nigerian government buys 77 T72 tanks to fight Boko Haram? (pic)

Don't know how authentic this is so I'm going to post it exactly the way it was sent to me.
Find below Find attached a pic of recently acquired T72 tanks by GEJ administration to tackle BH. The soldiers moral are so high now because these T72 tanks purchased from Ukraine are Anti-IED, Anti Missile and are indestructible unless shot by another tank.

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Some people don't have work at Can anyone explain it...?

Ekiti governorship election tribunal upholds Fayose's election

An Ekiti state governorship election tribunal sitting in Abuja has upheld the June 21st governorship election in Ekiti state in which Ayo Fayose was declared winner.

 At a sitting today Dec. 19th, the tribunal dismissed the petition filed by the APC and its candidate, Kayode Fayemi, challenging the victory of Gov Ayo Fayose in the governorship election. The court in its ruling said the petition filed by the APC was “lacking in merit”.

Nigerian soldier sentenced to death for mutiny cries out on FB

 Fahat Fahat is one of the 64 soldiers sentenced to death for not fighting Boko Haram. He says it's because they were not well equipped.

Official photos from Ibinabo Fiberisima's traditional wedding

 Mother of 3 Ibinabo Fiberesima married Uche Egbuka yesterday in Port Harcourt. She just released some photos from the traditional wedding. More pics when you continue...

What is wrong with this photo?

A bus spotted in Enugu state...hehe!

Tuesday, 14 October 2014

Photo of the day...

Lol. Oponu man. Hopefully, one is the baby mama and the other is a pregnant friend or sister... but knowing some men, I won't put it past them (with all due respect..)

Erm, Iyanya what is this one now bikonu?

 Oh dear Lawd! All this kind of thing is not good for my health o...choi! The singer shared the pic above on his instagram page and wrote "Someone touched me?". *sigh*

"We are still very much in love" - Teebillz gushes about wife, Tiwa

Despite what many of you think or have read, Teebillz and sexy singer Tiwa Savage are doing great. Reacting to the rumours of a troubled marriage for the first time, Teebillz told Encomium magazine.
"We're still very much in love. Very happily married."
The couple were spotted all loved up at House on the Rock church this past Sunday October 12th. I know that they are doing OK...that's why I never wrote anything. Long live their marriage!

Actor Clems Onyeka killed by stray bullet in Asaba this afternoon

 What a sad day! Popular Nollywood actor Clems Onyeka has died. He was gunned down by a stray bullet in Asaba this afternoon October 14th. According to eye-witnesses, robbers who robbed a bank along Summit Express, were exchanging gun fire with police when Clems got hit by a stray bullet. He was just 37 years old. May his soul rest in peace...Amen.

Actress Penelope Cruz named Sexiest Woman Alive by Esquire mag

 Actress and mother of two Penelope Cruz has been named the Sexiest Woman Alive according to Esquire magazine's annual list of desirable female beauties. (More like sexiest woman in Hollywood)
The Spanish actress, 40, inherits the title from Scarlett Johansson who was the Sexiest Woman last year. Cruz is currently married to Spanish actor Javier Bardem. She's a bombshell!

Panic in Bayelsa state as soldier runs amok, kills colleague

There was pandemonium yesterday night among security agencies in Yenagoa, Bayelsa after a soldier suspected to be drunk, shot and killed his colleague during an argument.
 According to eye-witnesses, the incident happened around 11pm on Monday night at Olopa Junction, very close to Bayelsa state Government House.

Child labour: 6 year old boy photographed hawking drinks

 Here are photos of a little boy, not more than 6 years old, spotted hawking drinks as early as 10 this morning in Lagos. I know some people need to make ends meet to survive but sending a child this young to the street is wrong on every level. This is so heartbreaking to see!
 Do you think there should be some kind of punishment for parents/guardians who send an innocent child out on the streets instead of school? I think we should all get involved. Send a child to #schoolnotstreet! See more photos after the cut...

Question for the guys: Do you really check each other's 'junk' out?

Don't lie! Do y'all do this?...

Photos: Soldier killed by Boko Haram buried

 Nigerian soldier, 23 year old Obinna Izuala was killed by Boko Haram men during a gun battle in Borno state on September 25th. He has since been buried. Photo credit: Igboist page on Facebook.

UN worker dies of Ebola in Germany

A United Nation Aids worker who was being treated for Ebola at the St George clinic in Leipzig, Germany has died. The unidentified UN worker who was flown back to Germany from Liberia last week after contracting the deadly virus, died in the early hours of today, October 14th. A statement from the hospital read;
 "The Ebola patient died during the night in the St. George Clinic in Leipzig. Despite intensive medical measures and maximum efforts by the medical team, the 56 year old succumbed to the serious infectious disease"

Big Brother Hotshots rep, Tayo Faniran welcomes son with girlfriend

 Before he went into the Big Brother Africa House, Nigerian rep Tayo Faniran and his girlfriend were expecting their first child together. Tayo received the joyous news on the show yesterday during his diary session that his girlfriend had given birth to a baby boy (pictured right). The little bundle of joy has since been named Akintoye. Congrats to them.

Huh? Gays have gifts and qualities to offer the church - Vatican

The Vatican has asked for gay men and women to be given a chance in the catholic faith as they have gifts and qualities to offer the church.
 This call was made in a document released yesterday October 13th by the Vatican after a week-long Synod (Council of a church, usually convened to decide an issue of doctrine,) attended by about 200 bishops, who deliberated and came up with the resolution contained in a document which is known by its latino name "relatio", "Homosexuals have gifts and qualities to offer the Christian community: are we capable of welcoming these people, guaranteeing to them a further space in our communities? Often they wish to encounter a Church that offers them a welcoming home," the document read..
 The document also asked the Church to challenge itself to find 'a fraternal space' for homosexuals without compromising Catholic doctrine on family and matrimony.

DJ Cuppy interns at Jay Z's company, Roc Nation

 Billionaire daughter Florence Otedola popularly known as DJ Cuppy is currently an intern at Roc Nation, a full-services management, music publishing and entertainment company founded by Jay Z.

Photo:Jay Z and his mini-me step out in Paris

Jay Z and his daughter Blue Ivy spotted in Paris today...

Monday, 13 October 2014

New Video: Ronnie - Bounce

Fast rising super corporate diva Ronnie dishes out fresh video "Bounce", her solo follow up effort to her buzz single “My Body” that features Oritse Femi. Bounce was produced by Gloriouzbeatz; the video was directed by Mex and shot in locations in Ojodu, Lagos. Enjoy...

Woman who allegedly transformed from a bird dies in hospital

 The woman who eyewitnesses claim fell from tension wire while flying as a bird and turned into this woman pictured above at Cappa B-stop, Oshodi on Friday Oct. 10th (read here), has died in hospital.
Witnesses claim they saw a bird flying around the area around 12noon that Friday afternoon, then the bird hit a high tension clable and then transformed into a badly burnt woman. Policemen arrived the scene as a crowd gathered the supposed 'witch' and took her to the hospital..
The Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Kenneth Nwosu, told Punch that the woman died in hospital and her body has been deposited at the Mainland General Hospital’s morgue.

Monday, 22 September 2014

Boko Haram: Shekau impersonator killed by Nigerian troops?

The Nigerian military may have recorded a major victory in the war against Boko Haram as the man suspected to be mimicking late Abubakar Shekau in recent videos from the sect, may have been killed during the September 17th battle in Konduga, Borno state.
A senior military source said "it is getting more certain that the terrorists' commander who has been mimicking Shekau in those videos is the one killed in Konduga on September 17."

Katsina governor reportedly orders student detained for criticizing him on Facebook

A student of the National Open University of Nigeria, Abdulmalik Sa’idu, has been languishing in a police cell for over 20 days on the orders of the Governor of Katsina State, Ibrahim Shema, for posting details of an alleged fertilizer scam in the state on his Facebook wall, Premium Times reports
This was disclosed to Premium Times by Mr. Sa’idu’s family and lawyer. Abdulmalik was first invited to the Katsina Government House on August 28 by a phone caller who claimed he had a message for him. But when Abdulmalik arrived at the governor’s office, he was promptly arrested, handcuffed and taken to Batagarawa Police Station just outside the state capital, Katsina, and detained on the orders of Mr. Shema’s aide-de-camp, Shehu Koko, a Deputy Superintendent of Police, DSP.

Dr Sid & wife Simi share romantic Carribbean vacation photos

Dr Sid and his wife Simi Esiri are currently on a romantic vacation in Barbados and shared some photos online. See more pics after the cut...