related March 2015

'You are celebrating because GEJ allowed freedom blossom' - Reno Omokri

More tweets below..

Aliko Dangote before and after the election results were announced

See him above with Jonathan as election results were being announced. And after it was clear who would win, he moved kia kia. He's a businessman, not a politician. Friends with Any Government in Power (AGIP)!
 

Nigeria celebs reacts to the Presidential election result

The actresses shared her thoughts on the outcome of the election results this evening. See what Toyin Aimakhu and Ini Edo also had to say about it below..

“I Promised the Country Free & Fair elections. I Have Kept My Word” – Pres. Jonathan’s Official Statement on 2015 Elections



 
Official statement by president Jonathan after the announcement of the results of presidential election

Fellow Nigerians, I thank you all for turning out en-masse for the March 28 General Elections. I promised the country free and fair elections. I have kept my word. I have also expanded the space for Nigerians to participate in the democratic process. That is one legacy I will like to see endure.
Although some people have expressed mixed feelings about the results announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), I urge those who may feel aggrieved to follow due process based on our constitution and our electoral laws, in seeking redress.  

Wendy Williams Says Karrueche Tran was with Chris Brown ‘Because She’s a Thot who was after the Dollar’

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 While a number of people have been sympathetic towards Chris Brown’s ex-girlfriend Karrueche Tran following her exclusive interview on OWN (Click here if you missed it), TV show host Wendy Williams has a different and strong opinion.

Wendy Williams spoke about the interview on her show and said:

Chinese teen mother throws newborn son out window after keeping pregnancy secret

The teenager gave birth in the bathroom of the dormitory, where eight of her classmates were sleeping. A student representative said her friends had no idea she was pregnant, and she didn't miss any lessons 

A Chinese student nurse threw her newborn son out of a window after giving birth in secret in her college dormitory.

Police are now investigating after the body of the baby boy was found on the street outside the Hainan Second Nursing College, after it was believed to have been thrown out of a ninth floor window.

The teenager is said to be a second year student at the college, aged between 15 and 18 years old, The People’s Daily Online reported.

“We must see this as a triumphant show of democracy” – Aisha Buhari celebrates husband’s Victory

Aisha Buhari Victory

All through this election season, Aisha Buhari, wife of President-Elect Muhammadu Buhari has utilized social media to campaign for her husband and make her voice heard.

With the monumental victory today, Aisha has spoken out once again. This time via social networking site Twitter.

Wild jubilation and dangerous driving on the streets of Kano as Buhari wins presidential election

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There were wild jubilation and dangerous driving on the streets of Kano as results shows that Buhari has won the presidential elections conducted on the 28th of March, 2015.

Watching the video you'll fear for their lives..

Photos of Pres. Jonathan watching the election collation results

President Jonathan pictured with members of the National Peace Committee for 2015 Elections watching the election collation results as they were being announced at the National Collation center in Abuja today.

Dangote was also there, but he later moved to... Men of Any Government in Power (AGP).. Lols.. Another photo below..

Asari Dokubo denies tweet being circulated claiming he is friends with any government in power

Former Niger Delta militant Asari Dokubo has denied a tweet being circulated where he purportedly said that he is a friend of any government in power. That is not his real twitter handle.

What he wrote on Facebook above and the controversial tweet below..

Photos: Dangote, Abdulsalam, Tambuwal, others with Buhari in Abuja

They're already making meetings.. As you can see Africa's richest business man don reach there already....lols.

Buhari pictured speaking with Gen. Abdulsalam Abubakar. Aliko Dangote, Primate Nicholas Owoh, Tambuwal, Osinbajo, Chris Ngige and others are around Nigeria's president-elect at their APC office in Abuja this evening. More photos below..

Atiku Abubakar congratulates Gen. Buhari on his victory

The former Vice President wrote a congratulatory message to Buhari which he shared on Facebook. See it below...
My hearty congratulations to His Excellency, General Muhammadu Buhari, for being elected the next president of our beloved county, Nigeria. You have led our party, the All Progressives Congress to an unprecedented victory within two years of it’s official formation, and in so doing, written the most important chapter of our democracy.

Dakore Akande Writes about ‘A Day in the Life of a Mom in Lagos’

 

Nollywood actress Dakore Akande is one of the few stars in the entertainment industry who also run a blog where they share their thoughts and experiences on a regular basis.

Dakore runs a blog that documents her life as a mother.

In her latest post she writes about a typical day in the life of a mom in Lagos.

Read her post in part below:

‘He is more Nigerian than I am’ – Singer, Ashionye Shares the Love Story of her & Husband Carl Raccah

 
Popular actress , producer and singer Ashionye Raccah shared the exciting news that she and her husband Carl were expecting their second child a few weeks ago and in an interesting chat with Punch Newspaper she talks about their love story.

The couple, who got married in 2009, shared their love story, qualities they admire in each other, how they met, how he proposed and so much more.

Read excerpts from their interview below.

FG Declares Friday 3rd April & Monday 6th April as Public Holiday for Easter Celebrations

The Federal Government on Tuesday  declared Friday 3rd April, and Monday 6th April as public holidays to mark the Good Friday and Easter Monday celebrations respectively.

The Minister of Interior, Abba Moro, made the declaration in a statement issued on his behalf in Abuja by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry, Abubakar Magaji.

Dr. Sid is the Newest Graduate of New York Film Academy

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A few weeks ago Banky W graduated from the New York Film Academy and now Mavin Records artist, Dr. Sid, is the newest graduate from the film, acting & photography school.

He soon-to-be father shared the good news on his Instagram page with a picture of himself holding up his certificate and he wrote:

2Face Idibia’s Brother, Hyacinth and His Son are Adorable in these Photos

Hyacinth (4)Hyacinth Idibia, 2face Idibia’s brother, welcomed a son with his wife in August last year and he just shared some adorable photos of him and the cute little man.

The son, who was named Hyacinth Idibia Jnr, can be seen rocking a matching Chelsea jersey with his dad as they play around on the floor.

Madonna Says ‘If You Refer to Tidal as Illuminati, You are Paying Us the Highest of Compliments’

 
The launch of music streaming service, Tidal, is one of the most talked about topics in the music industry at present with over 15 music stars standing behind Jay Z for the new company.

Beyoncé, Rihanna, Kanye West, Madonna, Usher, Nicki Minaj, Chris Martin, Calvin Harris, Jason Aldean, Alicia Keys and many more artists were at the launch yesterday (click here if you missed it) and today Madonna responded to reports of Tidal being a front for illuminati.

She wrote on Instagram:

Photos: APC supporters jubilates at the party's headquarters in Abuja

APC supporters pictured above celebrating at the party's headquarters in Abuja this evening in anticipation of INEC's official announcement later today.

Jonathan reportedly calls Buhari to congratulate him on his victory

The commission will reconvene around 8pm to give us the result for the last state remaining state - Borno, but as it stands, Nigeria now have a president-elect.

Debola Williams and Chude Jideonwo who work with Gen. Buhari claim Jonathan has called to congratulate Buhari over the election results.

Presidential election results for Delta state - PDP wins

 
As announced by Prof. Mobolaji Aluko, VC of Federal University, Otuoke, RO for Delta state
AA - 1,473
ACPN - 916
AD - 735
ADC - 888
APA - 478
APC - 48,910

Presidential election results for Sokoto state - APC wins

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As announced by the Dep VC Usman Danfodio University, collating officer for Sokoto
AA - 249
ACPN - 535
AD - 714
ADC - 762
APA - 3,482

Pics of Buhari and his men watching final results of the 2015 presidential election



Buhari watching the result as his party coast to victory in the presidential election 2015... More photos

Read Prof. Jega's epic response to Orubebe this morning

 
After PDP party agent Godsday Orubebe created caused confusion at the collation centre in Abuja this morning, trying to disrupt announcement of results (Click here to watch the video) a very calm Jega told him;

"Mr Orubebe, you are a former Minister of the Federal Republic .You are a statesman in your own right. You should be careful about what you say or what allegations or accusations you make. Certainly you should be careful about your public conduct"
Jega's response to Orubebe has been hailed in some quarters as mature and worthy of praise. In fact, there's a meaning for Jega now. 'Jega' - meaning - 'To be inexplicably chilled in the midst of stupidity or conflict".

 Prof Jega's full response below..

Buhari's profile on Wikipedia now President-elect for the Federal Republic of Nigeria

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With election results from 3 states still be collated and INEC yet to officially declare the winner of the 2015 presidential election, this is exactly how Buhari's profile reads on Wikipedia now..

Muhammadu Buhari (born 17 December 1942) is the President-elect for the Federal Republic of Nigeria and a retired Major General in the Nigerian Army who was Head of State of Nigeria from 31 December 1983 to 27 August 1985, after taking power in a military coup d'état.[3][4] He emerged as winner of the 2015 Presidential Elections which held on the 29th of March, 2015. The term Buharism is ascribed to the Buhari military government.[5][6]

Presidential election results for Taraba state - PDP wins

 
As announced by Prof K. Mohammed, VC Modibbo Adama University of Tech. Yola, RO for Taraba
AA - 962
ACPN - 811
AD - 586
ADC - 320
APA - 1306
APC - 261,326

Presidential election results for Edo state - PDP wins

 
As announced Prof. Osaze, RO of Edo state

AA: 159 
AD: 450 
ACPN:1284 
ADC:512 
APA:709 
APC:208,469 

#NigeriaDecides: Appealing for CALM as we expect the final results

 
I'm one of those calling for calm as we expect the final results of the presidential election.

Lets not add fuel to the already burning fire in some parts of the country.

Whoever wins the election will be the president of Nigeria not one section of the country or a particular party.

Whether it is change or transformation, Buhari or Jonathan lets accept the result and move on.. Lets kiss and make up, the political war is over!

Presidential election results so far - 31 states declared - APC still leading


31 states declared so far. APC has 13,760,747 votes while PDP has 10,866,249 votes. Meaning that APC is ahead of PDP with 2,894,498 votes. Only 5 states remain - Sokoto, Taraba, Borno, Edo and Delta.


The commission took a 10mins recess. Back in a few minutes

Presidential election results for Yobe state - APC wins

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As announced by Prof. Abubakar Njodi, VC - University of Maiduguri, collation officer for Yobe
AA - 101
ACPN - 164
AD - 213
ADC - 112
APA - 632

Presidential election result for Bauchi state - APC wins

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As announced Prof. Farouk, RO of Bauchi state..

AA:131 
AD: 173 
ACPN:232 
ADC:189 
APA:964 

Presidential election result for Benue state - APC wins

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As announced Prof. Makuya,  RO of Benue state

AA:315
AD: 254
ACPN:1464
ADC:539
APA: 945

PDP spokesperson, Olisa Metuh speaks on Orubebe's outburst at collation center

PDP publicity secretary, Olisa Metuh spoke to Channels TV on the outburst of their party agent Elder Godsday Orubebe at the collation center this morning. What he told Chanels TV below

Video of PDP's party official, Orubebe disrupting proceedings at INEC collation centre

For those who missed it, here's the video of former Minister of Niger Delta Affairs and PDP party agent Godsday Orubebe attempting to disrupt the announcement of the presidential election results at the collation centre in Abuja this morning as it was about to start. (Read previous story here).

He was shouting at the INEC chairman, Prof. Jega. Saying he's tribalistic, partial, selective and that he has been compromised.  Watch ...!

Presidential election result for Kebbi state - APC wins

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As announced Prof. Ahmadu, RO of Kebbi state 

 AA: 214 
AD:450 
ACPN:361 
ADC:472
 APA:2685 

INEC says Jega's security has not been withdrawn

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INEC just released a short statement via its official twitter handle saying.. Contrary to reports, Prof. Jega's security has not been withdrawn.

Where did the report that his security has been withdrawn come from ?

Presidential election result for Zamfara state - APC wins

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As announced by Prof. Abdullahi, RO of Zamfara state.

 AA:125
AD:290
ACPN:290
ADC:294
APA:1310

Presidential election result for Adamawa state - APC wins

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As announced by Prof. Jerry, RO of Adamawa state

 AA: 495
AD:595
ACPN:1166
ADC:1012
APA:1549

Presidential election results so far - APC leading with difference of 509,238 votes

The presidential election results for 26 states has so far been announced and right now, APC is still leading with 10,462,670 votes while PDP has 9,953,432 votes. The difference is 509,238 votes.


The election announcement will continue in few mins. They are on recess. We still have Sokoto, Borno, Zamfara, Kebbi, Taraba, Benue, Adamawa, Bauchi, Delta and Edo. Fingers crossed!

Photos: Women & elderly rescued in Gwoza as military continues search in recaptured town

Press statement from military below..
A number of women, the elderly and children who were locked up by fleeing terrorists in Gwoza have been freed by troops as cordon and search along with mopping up operations continue in the town. The freed hostages some of whom are so weak are being given medical attention while others are also receiving necessary care pending the arrival and activities of aid agencies. Some of them are also providing useful information for the intelligence in aid of troops operations in the area.

Dakore Akande looking fab in Moments with Mo

The actress on the set of Moments with Mo looking fab in this bibi for biba color-block dress.

Photos from the star-studded launch of Jay Z's music streaming service, Tidal

Yesterday, March 30th, Jay Z made history with the launch of his new music streaming service, Tidal, in NYC and many of his A-list friends came out to support him. Kanye West, Rihanna, Usher, Nicki Minaj, J Cole, Madonna, Alicia Keys and many others including his wife Beyonce were there.

Tidal is an entertainment streaming service and artist hub that delivers high-fidelity streaming music along with exclusive content, editorial, experiences and merchandise. Jay acquired the company for $56 Million earlier this year. A lot of music friends will now be streaming/selling their music via this platform. See photos from the event below...

I don't shake hands with women- RSUST Best graduating student says

Falola Ajumobi, who was adjudged the Best Graduating student at the recently held 27th convocation ceremony of the Rivers state University of Science and Technology, RSUST, says one of the things he had to do to achieve his academic feat was to distance himself from women. He said he doesn't even shake hands with women. Huh?. Falola, who graduated as a Petroleum Engineer with a CGPA of 4.82 says he was also very religious while on campus.

Nasir El-Rufai is making alot of rigging allegations against the PDP

See more of the stuff he posted on Facebook and Twitter below..

Timi Dakolo and wife Busola celebrate 3rd wedding anniversary


Singer Timi Dakolo and his wife Busola are celebrating their 3rd wedding anniversary today March 31st, The couple is blessed with three children.

Timi wrote this to his wife on Instagram "'Because its our anniversary ....You are melody in my music and songs that i sing...So when Forever ends and starts all over Again, You will remain both my main and side chic.' Happy anniversary to them.

Presidential election results for Akwa Ibom, Imo and Plateau- PDP wins

 
As announced by Prof James Epoke, VC, University of Calabar, the returning officer for Akwa-Ibom
AA - 1,600
ACPN - 443
AD - 474
ADC - 608
APA - 384
APC - 58,411
CPP - 412
HOPE - 192