Press release on the Boko Haram attack on 3 Emirs' convoy in Borno Yesterday

Below is the official press release on the terrorist attack on three Borno Emirs' convoy on the morning of yesterday, posted by Presidential Spokesperson, Reuben Abati on his website yesterday evening...

Photos: Actress Angela Okorie shows off banging body in swimwear


The actress shared the photos on instagram... Hot!

US man accused of stealing skin

Dudek accused of skin theft from Philadelphia hospital

A 54 year old man has been charged with stealing human skin worth £213,000 ($357,000) from the Mercy Philadelphia hospital.
Gary Dudek is accused of the thefts which took place between November 2011 and July last year.
He was arrested on Monday and faces charges of theft, receiving stolen property and record tampering.
Dudek, who worked as a sales representative for Organogenesis, a Massachusetts firm specialising regenerative medicine, supplied the hospital with skin grafts.
He was also responsible for managing accounts at the hospital’s bioscience department.

Children raped, forced to eat faeces in Indian school - Police

The owner and manager of a children's boarding school in Maharashtra have been arrested after five minors said they were raped, forced to watch pornographic films and act them out with one another, police and charity workers said.

The children were made to eat faeces as a punishment if they did not comply.

The 52-year-old owner of the Chandraprabha Charitable Trust and his 30-year-old female manager were arrested on Monday after a police raid on the school in Karjat city. Continue...

RACISM: Father beats up teen daughter for dancing with black boy


A Houston father, Aaron Aranza reportedly attacked his teenage daughter for bringing a black boy to a dance rehearsal. The 14-year-old girl was said to have picked the 15-year-old black kid as her dance partner for a dance rehearsal at her grandmother’s when her obviously enraged father called the party off, toss the black kid out of the house, then proceeded to beat, drag and toss his teenage daughter around the room.

OLD FLAME BURNS: Husband & wife commit adultery moments after wedding


The world has gone nuts! 
People have no chill anymore. A Zimbabwean couple who couldn’t keep their vows for up to a month have cheated on each other. According to the husband, his wife cheated first so he decided to cheat back with her cousin! Crazy! 

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s wedding photo now Instagram most-liked post ever


Picking up the title from ex-hollywood couple, Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez whose coupled up photo garnered 1.82 likes, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s Instagrammed photo from their luxurious wedding has garnered over 1.92 million likes via the photo-sharing app. 

Uproar in Washington over HALF NAKED coffee ad model (Look)


A billboard for a coffee advert in Washington is causing commotion due to the half-clad model showcased on it.
The advert shows a woman wearing a tiny bikini showing off her backside and the sides of her breasts.
Conservative residents have criticized the ad, calling it inappropriate.

NY Daily reports:

701 cats and dogs in Catalonia have been named after Lionel Messi


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Cristiano Ronaldo may have usurped Lionel Messi to be recognised as the best player in the world, but there is one area in which the Barcelona forward looks unbeatable - the pet naming stakes.
Residents of Catalonia have been naming their cats and dogs after the little Argentinian in their hundreds according to a survey.

I can’t leave my career and pound yam for any man – Waje


Singer and mother-of-one, Aituaje Iruobe popularly known as WAJE has suggested she might never leave her career to cater to her man.

 During an interview with The NET, the single mother talked about life as a single parent, raising her kid alone – saying its a pretty sweet experience and her career. The talented singer while stating that she doesn’t regret having a kid outside wedlock, quipped that she’s finding a companion who can understand her completely.

See excerpts of the interview below:

Emir of Gwoza feared dead after abduction by Boko Haram


The Emir of Gwoza, Idrissa Timta, is feared dead after armed men abducted him and a colleague early Friday, local officials said.
Suspected Boko Haram militants attacked and abducted the traditional ruler, and his colleague, the Emir of Uba, Ismaila Mamza on Friday morning... Premium Times reports

Former Oyo Governor, Ladoja, loses son in fatal auto crash in Lagos

One of the sons of former Oyo State governor, Rasheed Ladoja, died yesterday Thursday May 29th in a fatal auto accident on Eko Bridge.

Adebola Ladoja, who was driving a Volkswagen Golf car, was heading towards Lagos Island around 3.30pm when a DAF truck said to be on top speed lost control, rammed into the median of the bridge and then rammed into his car, crushing it and killing Adebola on the spot.

'Marriage and kids have not slowed me down' - Dakore Akande

A few months after giving birth to her second child, actress Dakore Egbuson has returned to acting. She's one of the cast of the play, Hear Word, happening this May. Speaking about how easy it is for her to return to work despite having two young children at home, Dakore said she has a great support system who help her with the kids and that marriage and motherhood hasn't slowed her down.

Presidential fact-finding committee lands in Chibok

Members of the presidential fact-finding committee on the abducted Chibok school girls yesterday May 29th paid a visit to Chibok community. In a statement signed by the committee spokesman, Kingsley Osadolor, the committee met with some officials of the Borno state government, including the Borno State Commissioner for Education, Musa Kubo, Chairman of Chibok Local Government, Bana Lawan, five district heads of the surrounding communities, Chairman of the Parent Teachers Association of the Government Girls Secondary School Chibok, the principal, parents of the abducted girls and some of the girls who escaped were all present at the meeting.

'Old women still have sexual urges' - actress Taiwo Ajai-Lycett says

While promoting her stage play, Hear Word, where she plays a sexually active old woman, veteran actress Taiwo Ajai-Lycett, said old people still enjoy sex and some are quite sexually active.

Agbani Darego shows off hot body

Ex-Miss World showed off her hot bod in this swimwear while on holiday in Mykonos Island, Greece

Reno Omokri list President Jonathan's many achievements

Special Assistant to President Jonathan on New Media Reno Omokri has listed some of the achievements of President Jonathan. Read more below and tell us what you think..

Boko Haram Allegedly Abducts Two Emirs in Borno

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Boko Haram has allegedly abducted two prominent Emirs in Borno State, according to Premium Times.

Emir of Uba, Ismaila Mamza and the Emir of Gwoza, Idrisa Timta were reportedly kidnapped this morning in the Shaffa area, as they were travelling to Gombe to attend the funeral of the Emir of Gombe, Shehu Abubakar, who died on Tuesday.

The Borno state government is yet to issue an official statement on the incident

Lupita Nyong’o Gets Film Rights to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s “Americanah”

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Academy Award winning Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong’o optioned and got the film rights to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie‘s latest novel – Americanah.
In an interview with Lola Ogunnaike on Arise Entertainment in March 2014, the Nigerian author hinted that she will be working with Lupita. She said Lupita read Americanah, loved it and “will be making an announcement soon”

Two Indian teen girls gang-raped and hanged from a tree

Indian police have arrested one man and are looking for four other suspects after two teenage girls were gang-raped and then hanged from a tree in a village in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, police said on Thursday.
The two cousins, who were from a low-caste Dalit community and aged 14 and 15, went missing from their village home in Uttar Pradesh's Budaun district when they went out to go to the toilet on Tuesday evening.
The following morning, villagers found the bodies of the two teenagers hanging from a mango tree in a nearby orchard.

See Bride Price Certificate for Different Categories Of Ladies

Music sensation Tiwa Savage is really leaving her mark in the entertainment industry. The newly married singer does not seem to care about whatever her critics feel has she continues to work hard on her sexy image/brand. Mrs Balogun’s talked about sexual video ‘Wanted’ is finally out. Tiwa who left little to the imagination in this racy video had previously posted on her instagram: “And before all you i-too-sabi come on here saying I am a celebrity and I should expect public scrutiny, that’s all well and good if the public have the right information but they don’t most of the time” she wrote. Meanwhile Tiwa Savage has been nominated for the BET Awards, which will be holding on June 29, Saturday the Nokia Theatre L.A. in Los Angeles, CA. Do you think this video will discourage or encourage her fans to vote for her? The racy video was directed by Moe Musa. photo

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 Our daughters, you can now carry your bride price certificate in your mobile gadgets just in case.. Lol

Pepsi unveils Keshi, Amokachi and Echiejile as brand ambassador..[Photos]

Head Coach of the national football team, Stephen Keshi who orchestrated Nigeria’s win at the African Cup of Nations last year, has been unveiled as a brand ambassador to one of the world’s leading beverage brand Pepsi.

Keshi alongside his assistant coach Daniel Amokachi and full back Elderson Echiejile were unveiled amidst cheers from the audience at an event tagged the “Pepsi Samba Party”. The inclusion of these new stars to Pepsi’s existing line-up of football ambassadors namely Victor Moses and Peter Osaze creates one of the most multi-talented and iconic line ups ever.

Angry fan slams Jay Z & Beyonce for not attending Kanye's wedding

The fan posted the rant on instagram and it's been trending...a lot people are in support of what she wrote.  Beyonce even posted photos online. And it wasn't even just Jay Z and Beyonce, many music heavy weights didn't attend the wedding. Read her Instagram post below..

Drama in Abia as 2 men claim paternity of newborn quadruplets

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A mild ‘baby daddy’ drama occurred a few days ago at the Abia State University Teaching Hospital (ABSUTH), Aba, as two men – Luke Ogbonna and Hon. Enyioko, a politician, claimed paternity of a set of quadruplet, all boys.
The two claimants were said to have had an intimate affairs with Mrs. Nnenna Joy Ogbonna, mother of the quadruplet, at different times.
According to Sun News reports, Luke Ogbonna was the legitimate husband of Mrs. Nnenna and their ten year old marriage had been blessed with five children but due to his dwindling financial fortune Mrs. Ogbonna reportedly began to look elsewhere to make ends meet.

Vice-President Sambo loses over N200m worth of Cows to Thieves

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This is certainly not a good season for Vice President Namadi Sambo. He is not only battling to be relevant in a government he is second in command, the former governor of Kaduna State is equally contending with influential forces within the rank of some Northern governors angling to take his place as a running mate to President Goodluck Jonathan should the latter decide to run for another term in 2015.
Beyond the political pressures almost suffocating him in the Aso Rock presidential villa, Arc Sambo’s business empire has also come under attack about a fortnight ago when he lost over N200 million to armed night marauders.

‘Bird-turned-woman’ finally handed over to her family in Lagos

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The family of an elderly woman, who was said to have transformed from a black bird into a human being, has finally been able to secure her release.
The woman was saved from being lynched in the Ajegunle area of Lagos after she was accused of being a witch.
She was said to have confirmed the accusation by claiming that she was on a trip back to her home base in Ibadan after a coven meeting but that her powers had failed.

Son of Hunger Games asst. director, kills 7 in shooting spree because girls rejected him

On Friday May 23rd, the privileged 22 year old son of Hunger Games assistant director Peter Rodger, Elliot Rodger took his own life after killing 6 people and leaving 13 others wounded in Isla Vista near the University of California, Santa Barbara. 

The Santa Barbara City College student, who was angry at the world for still being a virgin at 22, posted a chilling video hours before he went on rampage warning of ‘retribution’ because girls rejected him.

22yr old mother sells her one-month old baby for N430k in Onitsha

22 year old Chinelo Huma, (pictured above), who got pregnant while she was engaged in prostitution, sold her 1-month baby for N430,000. She, alongside 3 others, have been arrested by the Anti-Human Trafficking Unit of the Enugu State Police Command.

Sunday Sun reports;

Three other women, Nkechi Ugochukwu, Maria Asomba and Esther Obi, who allegedly played roles in the sale of the baby were traced to Onitsha, Anambra State and arrested by the police.

Rob Kardashian calls Kimye's wedding 'superficial bullsh**'

Rob Kardashian left LA for Paris with his mum on Tuesday to attend big sister Kim K's wedding to Kanye West but something must have happened because Rob skipped the wedding. The reality star was spotted alone at LAX airport California yesterday Saturday May 24th, same day Kim and Kanye got married.

The 27-year-old reportedly described Kim and Kanye's extravagant wedding as 'superficial bulls***' and left after having a fight with Kim prior to the pre-wedding lunch at designer Valentino's chatea.

Suicide bomber dies in failed Jos bombing


An attempt by a suicide bomber to kill football fans in Jos on Saturday night was unsuccessful but he was killed in the blast.
The bomber, who approached Jos viewing centre while people were watching the match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid, could not get there before his car exploded. It was a few minutes into the second half of the match.
A source close to the scene told one of our correspondents that, “The suicide bomber wanted to attack a viewing centre where Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid fans were watching the UEFA Champion League final.”

Top models Bunmi Ademokoya and Former Mr Nigeria split after 5 years together

Top international model, Bunmi Ademokoya, who is signed to one of Nigeria's most prolific model agencies, ISIS models and former Mr Nigeria and actor Bryan Okwara have ended their relationship after five years together. The two, who met while signed to same modeling agency many years back, started dating in 2008 and were inseparable for years. They actually broke up in November 2013 but Bunmi is talking about it for the first time. In an interview with Punch, Bunmi said she's single again.

Adaeze and Joseph Yobo Steps out After Instagram Attack [Photos]


After a woman who claimed to be flirting with Joseph Yobo attacked Adaeze on Instagram she decided to tell the world no shaking with me and my hubby by posting this lovely pics.. I guess that self confessed husband snatcher would be bitting her fingers now.. More lovely pictures below.

Nyako’s Impeachment: N250m donation splits Adamawa House of Assembly

Trouble is said to be brewing in Adamawa State House of Assembly over the alleged disbursement of  N250 million to facilitate the impeachment of Governor Murtala Nyako.

The money, it was alleged, was to be shared to the 25 members to ginger them to impeach the governor, who, recently, accused President Goodluck Jonathan of committing genocide against the North in the name of fighting terrorism.

Kim and Kanye Wedding: Adorable Photobooth Pictures

I know you must have been awash by Kimye wedding pictures, but here i bring you adorable pictures from the photobooth...that's instagram pictures from guest and the couple.. Continue to see more lovely pictures..

Insecurity Cannot Stop 2015 Elections, Says Jonathan

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 ....Boko Haram intention is to shut government down

President Goodluck Jonathan Sunday   said that the security challenges    presently  facing the nation will not stop the conduct of the 2015 general  elections.

The president spoke at the 2014 Democracy Day Interdenominational Church Service in Abuja.

Jonathan noted that next year democracy day will witness a new government.

Oyo governor’s daughter is a guest at Kim Kardashian’s Paris wedding (Photos)

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As Nigerians like to say, when you’re big, you’re big. This is the case with one of the daughters of the Governor of Oyo.
Abisola Kola Daisi, nee Abiola-Ajimobi, who runs a boutique in Victoria Island, is currently in Paris, France for the wedding of American reality star, Kim Kardashian.

Kim K is set to marry rapper, Kanye West in a lavish ceremony that has been planned and talked about for months.

Abiola was spotted with Khloe Kardashian’s best friend, Malika and Kim Kardashian’s BFF, Lala Anthony at Kim K’s wedding rehearsal last night.

See more photos below:

Halima Abubakar shows off banging figure in mini dress

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Nollywood actress, Halima Abubakar is definitely one person who believes that if you’ve got it then you just have to flaunt it.
The curvy star showed off her generous backside and a long slice of leg in this black and white dress.

She looks good, doesn’t she?

Nigeria Now US’ Top Investment Destination, Says US Commerce Secretary

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The United States Secretary of Commerce, Ms. Penny Pritzker, has said that Nigeria now tops the list of the investment destination for American investors due to its unique positioning on the African continent.

Speaking at a bilateral meeting with the Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Olusegun Aganga, in Lagos yesterday, the US envoy said Nigeria currently had enormous investment opportunities which  American investors were willing to explore.

Destiny's Child Go Gospel..Remix Nigerian Gospel hymn, "When Jesus Says Yes".

Destiny's Child's Michelle Williams has put together a new album of gospel music called Journey to Freedom.
A track from the album leaked to the web this week features the vocals of her bandmates Beyoncé and Kelly Rowland, as well as Beyoncé's sister, Solange.
Beyoncé can be heard singing the second verse and continuing into the chorus in Williams' remixed version of a Nigerian gospel hymn, "When Jesus Says Yes".

We are not ashamed to be called the church of the rich – Bishop Oyedepo

The Founder of Living Faith Church aka Winners Chapel, Bishop David Oyedepo, in an interview with Saturday Punch said the reason there are so many rich people in the 33 year old church is because they know better than others and understand the importance of tithe. Below is excerpts from the interview...

I know when to sing and when to shut up – Essence


Uwale Okoro needs no introduction in the Nigerian music scene. She is a graduate of Performing Arts from Delta State University, Abraka. Wale Adenuga soundtrack “This is Super Story” launched her into limelight. Essence as she is fondly known by her fans and colleagues has used her sonorous voice to dazzle her fans and put smiles on their faces as well. In this chat, she talks about her latest R n B single, her pasttime as events compere, her ushering outfit and perhaps her launch into standup comedy and many more.


Nadia Buari and I are still together – Jim Iyke opens up


Contrary to reports that he and Ghanaian actress, Nadia Buari have gone their separate ways, Jim Iyke has come out to deny it all calling it “pure speculation.”
In a statement issued by his media manager, Mitch Ngaman, he said that the rumours are “unfounded” and therefore should be ignored.