related December 2016

Singer Usher shares nakked photo of his wife on Instagram.. +18

Usher got his fans wondering on new year's eve if was high on something or pressed the wrong button..or is just the spirit of the festive period.

The R&B star shared a picture of bare butt woman, whom he was basically having fun with. It was later discovered that the naked woman is his wife, Grace Miguel.

He captioned the photo: "Bahamas #bonita"..

Identical twins who share boyfriend now wants to marry him

 
Identical twins who share a bed with their joint boyfriend have now revealed they BOTH plan to marry him.

Anna and Lucy DeCinque, from Perth, Australia, both plan to tie the knot with boyfriend Ben Byrne having met him on Facebook five years ago. The 30-year-old sisters say they plan to travel to Tucson, Arizona, to say their three-way vows.

Arizona's constitution bans polygamy but lists no punishment - meaning many travel for wedding services which are described as 'spiritual' rather than legal unions.

This bare-all maternity shoot has got the internet buzzing

 
Lots of over the board maternity shoot out there and this particular has got the internet screaming in displeasure.

See the full picture below..

Linda Ikeji shares video of her having fun in her swimming pool

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Linda Ikeji, is ending 2016 in style and cruising into 2017 through the waters.

The super blogger and media mogul shared video of her swimming in her Banana Island mansion swimming pool. She even videoed herself under water.... But denied us the privilege of seeing her in full on her swimwear.

See video below..

Trump will always be Trump! See his New Year message

President Elect of the United States of America, Donald Trump, is definitely not in terms with his new status yet.

People have been referring to the President Elect as a petty man and he doesn't seem to care. He seems to be doing his best to live up to th Trump we have always known, as can be seen in the new year message he sent out today.

Video vixen Yvonne Ekwere is fierce and beautiful in new photos

It is the end of the year and lots of celebrities are dishing out beautiful photos to their fans. And Yvonne Ekwere never disappoints.

The video vixen and actress has shared some beautiful photos from her recent photo shoot.

See more below..

Former BBA housemate, Huddah Monroe shares very sexy photos on a Yatch

Huddah Monroe is signing off 2016 in a very sexy way.

The former BBA housemate, shared some hot photos while on-board a yatch.

See more photos below..

Dogara collected $600,000 from Ibori – Jibrin

Suspended House of Representatives member, Abdulmumin Jbrin has called on speaker Yakubu Dogara to return the $600,000 he allegedly collected from former Delta governor, James Ibori,

Jibrin stated this on Saturday in a series of tweets.

Buhari's New Year message to Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari has called for unity among all Nigerians.

Buhari stated this on Saturday in a statement to mark the beginning of a New Year.

Quoting an African proverb the president said, “it is easy to break a broomstick but not a bunch”.

 Read full message below:

Actress Halima Abubakar quits Instagram

Halima Abubakar is ending 2016 in an usual way.

The Nollywood actress has announced that she is quitting popular social media site, Instagram. According to her, she will miss her fans, however, she did not share her reasons for leaving the social network.

See her post below.

Nigerian man choked to death by South African police during drug raid (photos)

A Nigerian man named Tochukwu Nnadi was choked to death by police in South Africa on Thursday December 29th after he was arrested for allegedly selling drugs. 

According to eyewitnesses, the man, popularly known as King Kingsley, was not struggling after he was arrested and handcuffed but one of the officers held onto his neck and squeezed tightly until blood started gushing out. His body was later removed. 

More photos below..

Tiwa Savage & Tee Billz pictured together at Stephanie Coker & Olumide Aderinokun’s traditional wedding (PHOTOS)

Tiwa Savage and Tee Billz were pictured together for the first time since their social media outburst, Stephanie Coker and Olamide Aderinokun‘s traditional wedding on Friday.

The estranged couple posed for the camera with newest couple in town.

There are reports Tiwa and Tee Billz are on the road to reconciliation.

See more photos from the wedding below.

Sick Entertainers: Actor Obi Madubogwu & TV host Emma Ugolee need financial assistance

 
Lots of our guys in the Nigerian entertainment industry are just falling sick these days and sicking for financial help. I think the industry should do a health insurance or trust fund to cater for their colleagues when the need arises.

Veteran Nollywood actor Obi Madubogwu is critically ill and needs financial assistant from his colleagues and the public

Read a statement from his family below...

Photos from Super Eagles' defender, Emmanuel Echiejile's wedding

 
Super Eagles defender Emmanuel Echiejile yesterday December 30th married his woman, Vwemo Ziregbe in Warri, Delta state. Congrats to the couple. 

More photos after below..

This marriage proposal with the help of Nigerian Police officers is out of this world

Lots of people are bringing out creative ways to propose to their girlfriends, but this one is definitely one of those we’ll say is “out of this world”.

This Facebook User, Brown Affah shared how he proposed to his girlfriend with the help of police officers.

Read below..

‘How Am I Still Single at the End of the Year?’ - Radio Personality Aderonke Adebanjo writes to single folks

Have you asked yourself this question over the past few days in the midst of all the Christmas festivities?
Did you start the year off believing and hoping that this would be The Year of The Rock a.k.a the engagement ring? And yet it hasn’t happened?

For some of you, it is almost unbelievable that you are STILL single. Like, how could this happen again? And you ask yourself how the year could have gone by so quickly and you didn’t even have a toaster on your case this year?

Buhari receives captured Boko Haram flag

The Nigerian Army on Friday night in Abuja hosted President Muhammadu Buhari to Guards Brigade Regimental Dinner and presented to him the captured Boko Haram flag.

The flag was handed over to the President by the Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj. -Gen. Lucky Irabor.

Men of the Operation Lafiya Dole operating in the North East had ‎‎successfully captured ‎ “Camp Zero,” ‎the strongest enclave of Boko Haram terrorists sect, in Sambisa Forest.‎

Defend yourselves against 'Buhari and El Rufai’s killer agents' - Asari Dokubo tells Southern Kaduna people

Leader of the Niger Delta Peoples Volunteer Force, Alhaji Mujahid Dokubo-Asari, on Friday accused President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Nasir El-Rufai of sponsoring genocide against the people of Southern Kaduna.

In a statement by his spokesperson, Rex Anighoro entitled: “Buhari is a Futa Jallon Jihadist”, Dokubo called on the people of Southern Kaduna to defend themselves and urged all minorities to support them.

‘I was not the head of state’ - Sani Abacha’s daughter Fatima Gumsu on how their family has been treated

Fatima Gumsu Abacha, daughter of former Head of State, General Sani Abacha, has decried the treatment meted on her and members of her family because of the alleged atrocities committed by her late dad.

In a post early Saturday on her Instagram page, Fatima stated that she was “not the head of state, neither did she choose to be born into the Abacha family”, to deserve such treatment.

My stance against devaluation in 1984 led to my overthrow – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says his decision to kick against the devaluation of the Naira in 1984 led to his ouster from office, The Cable reports.

Buhari said this in Abuja on Friday night at the 2016 regimental dinner organised by the presidential brigade of guards.

"I wish I could change every bad situation for your sake" - Ubi Franklin writes letter to his son

TripleMG boss, Ubi Franklin says he wishes he could change every bad situation for the sake of his son and the peace of the family.

Franklin stated this on Saturday in a post on his Instagram page, entitled, “Letter to my son, Jayden Franklin”.

He also praised his estranged wife Lilian, who he described as a ‘Super Mum’.

Yemi Alade gets first invite to the Grammys

Nigerian musician Yemi Alade has been invited by organisers of the Grammy Awards to attend its 59th edition.

The Johnny singer who received the invite via email is expected to be at the event holding on February 12, 2017 at the Staples Centre, Los Angeles, California.

This will be her invitation to the number one world music event.

See the invite below..

Reports say Magu has been sacked as EFCC Chairman | Presidency reacts

Ibrahim Magu, the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has reportedly been removed from office.

The Guardian reports that his redeployment back to the Nigerian Police Force (NPF) is a move by President Muhammadu Buhari to usher in a new nominee before the Senate.

The Senate recently rejected Magu’s nomination following a “security report” by the Department of State Services (DSS).

“A woman can do multiple tasks in life" - Oby Ezekwesili advises young women to stop artificial dichotomies

Former Minister of Education and former Vice President of World Bank (Africa Desk), Oby Ezekwesili took to Twitter on Friday to call on young people to “stop artificial dichotomies” in marriage, adding that “a woman can do multiple tasks in life”.

She added that with support from both sides, a couple can get anything they want done, done.

See the tweets below:

Coco Austin & her daughter beautifully spread their legs wild during Yoga exercise

Coco Austin is already teaching her baby with Ice T, some yoga skills. The model shared cute photos of her and her cutie throwing their legs wild open during their yoga session. She will sure grow up a specialist in the art.

She captioned the photo above;
 "Its funny how she mimics me..I'm gonna try to keep her as limber as me ..I was a tomboy when I was younger & and I've had no sports injuries to date & I give a lot of credit to stretching #yogababy"

Beautiful new photos of Basketmouth and wife, Elsie

 
Ace comedian, Basketmouth and his stunning wife, Elsie Okpocha stepped out in style for the Soundcity MVP awards last night..

More photos below.

George Michael's autopsy inconclusive | Leaves bulk of his £105m fortune to ‘favourite’ big sister Melanie

 
According to TMZ, the cause of iconic singer George Michael's death is still a mystery as his autopsy is inconclusive. 

Read the report below...

Nnamdi Kanu’s court session to be monitored by International observers – IPOB

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) have said the court session of their leader, Nnamdi Kanu, coming up on January 10, 2017 will be monitored by International observers, The Punch reports.

In a press statement issued in Awka, Anambra on Friday by its Media and Publicity Secretary, Emma Powerful, the group said among those that would observe the court session in Abuja were International Human Rights Groups, International Media organisations, and other foreign observers.

#StephMiTiDe1617: First photos from Stephanie Coker & Olumide Aderinokun’s traditional wedding

Today is Stephanie Coker and Olamide Aderinokun‘s special day..

The couple is celebrating their traditional engagement in Lagos with industry colleagues, family and friends.

Some celebrities at the wedding include Beverly Naya, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu & wife, Mo Abudu, Anna Ebiere, Do2dtun, Banky W, Jeremiah Ogbodo, Bolanle Olukanni, Mimi Onalaja, Toke Makinwa, Somkele Iyamah-Idhalama, Ezinne Akudo, Peace Hyde and others.

They also had their court wedding earlier in the day. See photos below..

Apostle Suleman's prophecies for 2017.. Aso Rock forces planning to poison Aisha Buhari, Osinbajo will survive impeachment attempt and more

 It is that period of the year where you hear or read all manner of prophesies and predictions for incoming year.

As it has always been in the case of Nigeria, most of the prophesies don't smell good for the country, individuals or groups mentioned.

So Apostle John Suleman has released 50 shocking prophecies for the year 2017.

He says Aso Rock forces are planning to poison Aisha Buhari ... Osinbajo 'll survive two impeachment attempts... Recession 'll become depression in 2017... Buhari will be bereaved

Jennifer Lopez and Drake kiss and dance seductively in new videos

 
Drake and Jennifer Lopez's romance seems to be in top gear since they both shared that intimate picture confirming they're an item.

 The music stars who have 17 year difference between them were seen having romantic fun at Winter Wonderland prom night.

Watch video below..

‘We are suffering…We’ve been dealt a cruel hand’ - Atiku speaks on Nigeria’s economy

Former Vice President and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Atiku Abubakar says Nigerians are suffering and “have been dealt a cruel hand” in 2016 by the economy.

Atiku, who said this in a statement to mark the New Year celebrations, said 2017 is a Year of hope.

He said, “Our military has recorded an important victory over Boko Haram and we should be grateful for the sacrifice our men and women in uniform are prepared to make to keep us safe. To honour them, we should also remember that it is our collective responsibility to make peace, and not just in the North East.

Ikuinyi-Owaji emerges Rivers speaker as Dabutorudima resigns

Hon. Ibani Ikuinyi-Owaji, has been elected the speaker of the Rivers State House of Assembly, The Punch reports.

Ikuinyi-Owaji emergence followed the resignation on Friday of Hon. Adams Dabutorudima as speaker.

New Abia state speaker Kennedy Njoku resigns

 
Honourable Kennedy Njoku.who was sworn in on Thursday as the Speaker of the Abia State House of Assembly, has resigned.

Njoku who was sworn in after former Speaker, Martins Azubuike, was impeached, resigned today on personal grounds.

“A husband should be cooked for, his clothes and Undies washed and ironed” – Twitter User

This series of tweets by one Wasu (@MaiNhiya) is currently trending.

Wasu, who started the tweets with “feminism and gender equality will take you nowhere,” said that men deserved to be pampered.

Her tweets below

American woman shoots her boyfriend dead for trying to break up with her

American woman named Martina Westcott, has been arrested for allegedly gunning down a popular and successful South Jersey real estate entrepreneur named Terrell L. Bruce.

 According to police, Martina allegedly gunned down Terrell on Dec. 27th as the two drove through a Northwest Philadelphia neighborhood after he broke up with her in the car.

Police believe she pulled a gun and shot him in the head when Terrell told her it was over.

Tiwa Savage, Elohor Aisien, Latasha Ngwube, Yvonne Nwosu, others at Toke Makinwa's pyjama party (Photos)

 
Toke Makinwa threw a Slumber party last night where everyone pyjama party, at the luxurious pamper house, Oasis Med Spa in Ikoyi, Lagos.

Celebrities including Tiwa Savage, Elohor Aisien, Arese Ugwu, Gbemi Olagbegi-Olateru attended the event that ranged from sipping Ciroc Negroni and Cocoloso cocktails to pillow fights.

Also joining in the ‘no-boys allowed’ night, include Bolanle Olakunni, Latasha Ngwube and Yvonne Nwosu.

Toke’s close friends were treated to sweet and savoury treats in silky robes and ankara-style pyjamas.

Naira ranked among four worst global currencies in 2016

The Bloomberg LP has ranked Nigeria’s Naira as one of the world’s four worst performing currencies in 2016.

According to the ranking, the Naira lost 36.68 per cent of its spot returns for the year.

Other currencies in the bottom four are the Egyptian pound, Suriname dollar and Venezuela bolivar.

FIFA pays tribute to late Stephen Keshi

World football governing body, FIFA has paid tribute to late Nigerian coach and player, Stephen Keshi in its article about fallen heroes.

Keshi had died on June 7th at the age of 54.

In its article titled “The faces who left us in 2016”, FIFA profiled the former Anderlecht defender.

Putin says Russia won't expel US diplomats

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Friday that Moscow will not expel American diplomats in response to US sanctions against Russia, according to Russian state media.

The Russian Foreign Ministry had earlier recommended the Kremlin send home 35 US diplomats in response to a similar move by Washington on Thursday.

But Putin said he would not take immediate action, and would instead attempt to rebuild relations with the US after the inauguration of US President-elect Donald Trump.

Gambia: Yahya Jammeh appoints 6 foreign judges to Supreme Court

Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has appointed six foreign judges into the Supreme Court in preparation of his election petition hearing.

The names and identity of the judges have however remained undisclosed.

Jammeh also ordered that the electoral commission building which he took over on December 13 be reopened.

4 soldiers injured, 14 insurgents killed as Army clash with Boko Haram

A fierce battle between Nigerian troops and Boko Haram fightesr on Friday in Borno has left 14 insurgents dead.

According to PremiumTimes, the gun battle began at 6 am when the insurgents launched a surprise attack on troops located in Rann, in northern Borno.

It was gathered that over 15 insurgents were killed in the exchange of gunfire that lasted for 2 hours.

Russia’s foreign ministry asks Putin to expel 35 American diplomats

Russia’s foreign ministry has asked President Vladimir Putin to expel 35 American diplomats from the country in response to a similar move by the United States of America.

Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Friday said, “Russia’s foreign ministry… has requested that the Russian president approve declaring as personae non gratae 31 employees of the US embassy in Moscow and four diplomats from the US consulate in Saint Petersburg.”

Sick Nollywood actor, Prince James Uche may be ejected from hospital over bills

Nollywood actor, Prince James Uche who has been bedridden for sometime due to a kidney-related ailment may be ejected from a Lagos hospital due to lack of funds.

In a video posted on Instagram on Thursday, Uche’s son begged Nigerians to help raise N11 million needed for a kidney transplant.

The actor said, “I want to be alive, please help me.”

Emir Sanusi celebrates wedding anniversary with his wife (Photos)

Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II is celebrating his 25th wedding anniversary with his wife today.

See photos below;

Beyonce's mum, Tina Lawson takes break from social media after “liking” a negative post about Jennifer Hudson

Beyonce's mum, Tina Lawson has announced that she will be taking a break from social media after she liked a negative post about Jennifer Hudson earlier in the week.

Tina caused a little bit of controversy on Instagram this week after she pressed the “like” button on a comment that said something mean about Jennifer‘s voice.

More photos from the #SoundCityMvp2016 Awards

The 2016 edition of Soundcity MVP Awards Festival was on Thursday night at the Eko Hotel Convention Centre.

The event had several celebrities in attendance.

Tekno Miles bagged three awards. Including the Song of the Year with “Pana”. Wizkid went home with two awards, African Artiste of the Year and Best Male Artiste.

See full list of winners here and previous photos here.. Scroll down for more.

"Your marriage wasn’t based on love" - Journalist Chris Joseph pens Open Letter to Ubi Franklin & Lilian Esoro

Nigerian Journalist Chris Joseph took to his Instagram page to write an open letter to estranged celebrity couple,  Ubi Franklin and Lilian Esoro.
 
It is reported that the couple has been going through a rough patch in their marriage lately and recently Lilian Esoro removed Ubi’s surname “Franklin” from her Instagram page and deleted all of Ubi Franklin’s photos, including pictures of them together.

Well, Chris Joseph noticed too and decided to intervene by writing an open letter, letting them know how he truly feels about the situation. Stating that he didn’t think the Marriage was over and that they should perhaps stay away from social media for a while.

Singer Trey Songz arrested after destroying the stage and injuring a police officer during concert in Detroit

Trey Songz smiling in his mug shot 
Singer Trey Songz made good on a promise to tear up the stage if his mic is cut during a performance at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit.

Videos posted online show the 32-year-old Slow Motion crooner announcing that the venue threatened to cut off his mic because he went over his set time.

The Detroit Police Department says Songz, whose real name is Tremaine Neverson, was arrested Wednesday night after the show for resisting arrest and malicious destruction of property.

#SoundcityMVP2016 awards: Tekno, Wizkid steal the show... Here is the full list of winners

 
The maiden edition of the Soundcity MVP Awards Festival held at the Expo Centre, Eko Hotel & Suites Lagos, Nigeria, on Thursday night.

It was a night to remember for Tekno Miles as he bagged three awards. Tekno won the Song of the Year with “Pana”.

Wizkid went home with two awards, African Artiste of the Year and Best Male Artiste.