related March 2018

#BBNaija: The emotional moment Lolu told Anto he wants her back (Video)

Big Brother Naija 2018 housemate, Anto, who was voted back into the house, has told her former romantic partner, Lolu that she was hurt by him and would probably not trust him again.

Anto said she found out Lolu had another woman outside the house and kept it away from her.

Nkem Says: Preferring a Partner with Money Doesn’t Mean You’re a Gold Digger

I recently received a phone call from one of my close friends who lives in Abuja. The last time we spoke, she had hinted on the fact that she would be visiting Lagos this Easter, so I was a little excited. It turned out she was calling to let me in on her flight details, and to my surprise she said to me that she was visiting with a couple of her friends who had never visited Lagos before. She said she also thought I would like one of the guys.

Two dead as building collapses in Lagos (Photos)

Two persons have been confirmed dead, after a storey building collapsed in Lagos on Saturday.

The building situated at No. 9 Abeje Street Markaz, Agege Local Government Area, had reportedly been marked ‘distressed’ by the Lagos State Government.

Saraki to run for president, considering Ekweremadu as running mate – Dele Momodu

Media mogul, Dele Momodu has disclosed that Senate President Bukola Saraki will join the 2019 presidential race.

Momodu said this in a lengthy statement on his ‘Boss Newspaper’.

#BBNaija: Miracle’s Fans hold a rally for him in Lagos (Photos)

Fans of Big brother Naija 2018 housemate, Miracle, today held a rally in support of him.

The die hard fans in large number, young and old gathered at National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos, with their banners and customized t-shirts to support their favourite housemate.

Linda Ikeji shares first photos since 'engagement' news but concealed her fingers

Linda-Ikeji-engagement-news
Linda Ikeji has shared first photos since the news of her 'engagement' broke.

The popular blogger broke the internet three days after her sister Sandra and Laura Ikeji took to Instagram to congratulate her, alluding to what seems like an engagement.

Actress Jemima Osunde: I would date a poor man that's good in bed

Actress Jemima Osunde: I would date a poor man that's good in bed
While many Nigerian women would say what matters most in a romantic relationship is money, fast-rising Nollywood actress, Jemima Osunde, says good sex matters most to her.

In an interview with Broadway TV, the actress was asked to choose between a rich man that is not good in bed and a poor man that is good in bed, and she wasted no time in declaring that she would choose a man with unrivaled sexual prowess over a rich one, as she would want maximum sexual satisfaction from him.

Yoruba traditional ruler, Oluwo of Iwoland drops Oba title, becomes Emir

The Oluwo of Iwoland in Osun state, Oba Adbulrasheed Akanbi Saturday made history when he dropped the the title of Oba and declared his resolve to adopt the Emir title popularly known with Northern traditional rulers, Vanguard reports.

Speaking at the installation and turbarning ceremony of an Islamic scholar, Sheikh Yahquub Abdul-Baaqi Mohammed as first Waziri of Yoruba land, Oba Akanbi said he decided to now bear “Emir of Iwoland” because he wants to emulate the attitudes of northern Emirs.

Easter: This Filipino man has been nailed to the cross annually for 32 years to re-enact Jesus Christ’s crucifixion

Philippine man, Ruben Enaje, has been nailed to a cross every Easter for the past 32 years in a Good Friday re-enactment of Jesus Christ’s crucifixion.

Enaje says he no longer feels any pain from his wounds. 

I have lost confidence in security agencies to protect my people – Emir of Anka, Zamfara

Alhaji Attahiru Ahmad, the Emir of Anka in Zamfara State says he has lost confidence in security personnel to protect his people and he is therefore seeking the assistance of the United Nations and the African Union.

The first class traditional ruler made this known in his palace when Governor Abdulazeez Yari of the state paid a condolence visit to him on Friday. The emir expressed shock that in less than a week after President Buhari visited the state and charged security agents to brace up and end all forms of insecurity, insurgents still carried out mass killings. 

Olisa Metuh: FG List - My Reply To The Media Trial

Former spokesman of People's Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh, has responded to the controversial looters' list released by Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed.

Read the statement below...

Sanaa Lathan 'confirmed' as the actress who bit Beyoncé

Sanaa Lathan has been 'confirmed' as the Beyoncé biter, according to Page Six.

The site reported that 'multiple sources' have claimed the Love & Basketball star was the one involved in the incident..

Tuface blasts Buhari over government inability to curtail herdsmen, Boko Haram attacks

Legendary Nigerian singer, Innocent Idibia also known as Tuface or 2Baba, has expressed displeasure at the inability of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to secure lives of Nigerians against the destructive activities of Boko Haram and Fulani herdsmen.

Tuface is from Benue State, which is one of the flashpoints of the herdsmen/farmers’ clashes.

9ice reacts to ban of his song “Living Things”

9ice has finally reacted to the ban on his song “Living Things”

In a recent chat with Punch‘s Saturday Beats, the singer says he was surprised by the ban and that the song was to promote hard work among the youth and not  anything illegal.

Ambode & Buhari contradicts each other on Eko Atlantic City tour

The Presidency has said President Buhari did not commission or launch Eko Atlantic City, as announced by Lagos state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode.

While sharing the photos from the tour of the Eko Atlantic City yesterday, Ambode had announced that Buhari officially commissioned the project.

Buhari’s aide, Tolu Ogunlesi calls Nigerians animals over photos of President with Naomi Campbell

Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Digital/New Media, Tolu Ogunlesi, has described Nigerians as animals for ‘slandering' Naomi Campbell.

The supermodel, had shared a tweet alongside several photos with Buhari at the Eko Atlantic City launch, and said she was invited by the President.

Why is Dieziani, Maina not on the looters' list? Fayose asks Buhari's government

Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has reacted to the federal government's controversial list of treasury looters in the country.

Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed had released the controversial list of treasury looters at a press conference in Lagos on Friday.

Lovers Naomi Campbell & Skepta are in Lagos together

Naomi Campbell and her boyfriend, Skepta are have been spotted in Lagos, Nigeria

The supermodel is in Lagos for the Arise Fashion week and the British-Nigerian singer apparently came along to support her, and maybe for other purposes.

Fabolous' girlfriend claims she lost two front teeth after rapper punched her seven times

The domestic violence allegations against Fabolous seems to be more serious than earlier reported, as his girlfriend Emily Bustamante is claiming she lost her two front teeth after the rapper allegedly punched her seven times.

According to court documents obtained by NorthJersey.com, Emily, who is the mother of two of Fabolous children reported to law enforcement that the Brooklyn rapper punched her seven times before threatening to shoot her and family members.

Visa applicants to the US to provide their social media history

The United States government is proposing to collect social media identities from nearly everyone who seeks US Visa, according to a new State Department filing. 

The proposal which is a broad expansion of the information gathered from applicants for U.S. visas, if approved by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), would require most immigrant and non-immigrant visa applicants to list all social media identities they have used in the past five years.

This female corps member is slaying in her NYSC khaki (Photos)

You can still serve your country in a sexy way..

This Ebonyi Youth Corps member, Benedicta Etim got creative with her uniform to mark her birthday.

Looters’ list: Buhari government should release names of ex-PDP chieftains in APC – CDHR

The Committee for the Defence of Human Rights, CDHR, has described the controversial list of treasury looters released by the Federal Government as an insult to Nigerians.

The minister of Information Lai Mohammed had released the controversial list of treasury looters at a press conference in Lagos.

Joseph Parker vs Anthony Joshua tonight! All you need to know

Nigerian-born British boxer, Anthony Joshua will be up against New Zealand fighter, Joseph Parker on Saturday, March 31, 2018 at the Cardiff’s Principality Stadium.

Joshua had yesterday weighed 17st 4lbs ahead of the heavyweight showdown.

Looters’ list: Buhari, Lai Mohammed are liars - Junaid Mohammed

Second Republic lawmaker, Junaid Mohammed, has described President Muhammad Buhari and the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed as “liars.”

He made the remark while faulting the looters’ list released by the Federal Government.

Dino Melaye declares APC is nearing its grave, says members are sabotaging one another

Senator Dino Melaye has declared that the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, is moving towards failure in 2019 if it fails to resolve ongoing crisis.

Speaking on BBC Hausa, Melaye alleged that members of the party, especially political office holders were sabotaging one another.

Looters list: PDP reveals what members will do against federal government

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said those mentioned in the list of alleged “looters” published by the federal government on Friday will pursue case of criminal defamation since none of them has been convicted by a competent court of law.

The party also described the list as an extension of federal government’s media trial and challenged it to come up with names of its members against whom the federal government had secured convictions.

Dino Melaye’s Gunrunning Case: Kogi Police rearrests 3 of 6 escaped suspects

The Kogi State Police Command has announced the rearrest of 3 of the 6 suspects who escaped police custody on Wednesday, Punch reports.

6 suspects had escaped from the Kogi State Police Custody, including 2 who had named Dino Melaye and Mohammed Audu as their gun suppliers.

Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick parade their young lovers (Photos)

Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick parade their young lovers
Since Kourtney Kardashian, 38, and Scott Disick, 34, separated, the estranged couple seems to be in competition for who will parade the youngest lover.

While Kourtney is dating Younes Bendjima, 24, Scott has been smooching Sofia Richie, 19, around the world.

PDP reacts to FG's list of 'looters'

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has dismissed as hollow and laughable the list of looters released by the Federal Government.

Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, had on Friday released a list containing the names of alleged looters.

Actress Chika Ike shoots commercial for Abia state government (Photos)

Nollywood actress and filmmaker Chika Ike worked with the Abia state government for a new TV commercial.

The TV Commercial is called Dial a Doc Direct, an Abia State Tele Health Initiative.

Ibrahim Mantu confesses that he helped in rigging elections (Video)

A former Deputy Senate President, Ibrahim Mantu has confessed that he helped rig elections in the past.

Mantu made the confession during an interview on on Channels Television’s programme, Hard Copy.

Buhari, Osinbaja, Saraki attend Aisha’s brother’s wedding in Abuja, Zahra & her growing baby bump also spotted (Photos)

President Muhammadu Buhari returned to Abuja on Friday, following a 2-day working visit to Lagos State.

Upon his return, Buhari went straight to the National Mosque Abuja where he performed the 2-Raka’at Juma’at prayer.

Controversy as Naomi Campbell deletes her initial tweet on meeting with Buhari after President's aide denied she was invited

Buhari-Naomi-Campbell-tour-Eko-Atlantic-City-Lagos 
It seems President Buhari's brief encounter with Naomi Campbell is unsettling some camps.

Buhari today concluded his two-day official visit to Lagos state with a tour of the the Eko Atlantic City with Lagos state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, APC leader Bola Tinubu, and the British Supermodel.

FG releases names of 'looters' filled with current PDP Chieftains

The Federal Government has released a list of some of those who allegedly looted the nation’s treasury.

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, released the list at a press conference in Lagos on Friday.

"Buhari came to Lagos and Ambode organized babe" Read some hilarious reactions to Naomi Campbell's photo with Buhari

Buhari-Naomi-Campbell-tour-Eko-Atlantic-City-Lagos 
President Buhari today concluded his two-day Official Visit to Lagos State with a tour of the the Eko Atlantic City with Lagos state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, APC leader Bola Tinubu, British Supermodel Naomi Campbell, among others.

Naomi Campbell is in Nigeria for the 2018 Arise Fashion week but she said was invited for the tour of the project by President Buhari, and social media can't keep calm with several conspiracy theories.

American female preacher Joyce Meyer considering getting a Tattoo and here's why (Video)

Preacher-Joyce-Meyer-considering-getting-Tattoo
American popular female preacher, Joyce Meyer, is considering getting a Tattoo and she's given some bible verses to back up her decision.

In a video published by Joyce Meyer Ministries, the preacher defended tattoos and explained the difference between being holy and religious.

#BBNaija: Rico & Lolu get strike from Big Brother

Big Brother Naija 2018 housemates, Lolu and Rico, will now have to watch their moves in the house as both have been issued warning strike for trespassing.

Big Brother issued the housemates a warning for eavesdropping even as he announced an impending punishment for them.

Kate Upton flaunts her hourglass figure in underwear photoshoot

Kate Upton flaunted her stunning hourglass figure in a seductive photoshoot for Italian underwear brand, Yamamay's spring collection.

Slipping into a black lingerie set, the model, 25, posed up a storm as she drew attention to her eye-popping assets.

Arnold Schwarzenegger undergoes emergency open-heart surgery

Arnold Schwarzenegger has undergone an emergency open-heart surgery after a failed valve replacement procedure.

TMZ, which broke the news, citing sources close to the 70-year-old Terminator star, said the former governor of California went to Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles on Thursday to have a scheduled catheter valve replacement.

Buhari tours Eko Atlantic City with Naomi Campbell (Photos)

Buhari-Naomi-Campbell-tour-Eko-Atlantic-City-Lagos
President Muhammadu Buhari today concluded his two-day Official Visit to Lagos State with a tour of the the Eko Atlantic City where he officially commissioned the project.

The President toured the project with the Lagos state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, APC leader Bola Tinubu, British Supermodel Naomi Campbell, among others.

Vatican debunks report that Pope Francis denied existence of Hell

The Vatican has debunked reports saying that Pope Francis denied the existence of hell.

According to The Washington Post, Italian journalist and self-proclaimed atheist Eugenio Scalfari said the Pope made this known in an interview with him, adding that the Pope said: “hell does not exist, the disappearance of sinful souls exists.”

Don’t give up on your country despite present challenges – Jonathan tells Nigerians on Easter Message

Former president, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, on Friday encouraged Nigerians not to give up on the country despite its present challenges.

In an Easter message posted on his official Facebook page, Jonathan said he still expects Nigeria to overcome its challenges no matter what evil forces may do.

Navy destroys illegal refineries with 4m litres daily production in Rivers, Ben Bruce reacts

Six illegal refineries with combined capacity to refine four million litres of crude oil daily have been discovered by the Nigerian Navy, NAN is reporting.

According to Capt. Victor Choji, Executive Officer of the Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) Pathfinder Port Harcourt, the refineries were discovered in Alakiri, Asari Toru Local Government Area of Rivers.

#BBNaija: Female housemates filmed during shower time in Big Brother house (Video)


Female housemates of Big Brother Naija 2018 were filmed live bathing today.

Following a recent Big Brother task, the female housemates were restricted from using the bathroom for the main time. They were then forced to bath outside in bikinis this morning.

Actress Yara Shahidi covers The New York Times Magazine Singapore (Photos)

Hollywood actress Yara Shahidi is the cover star for the April issue of The New York Times Magazine Singapore.

The star of hit series Black-ish and Grown-ish, shares her bold ambition for a more involved generation of would-be voters, her own unique upbringing within the film and television industry, and what it means to be defiantly and proudly undefined.

2 students found dead after heavy flood in Lagos

Two male students of a private secondary school were on Thursday found dead in the flood after a heavy rain in Alagbado area of Lagos.

It was gathered that the boys were found floating at Casso Bus Stop on Lagos/Abeokuta Expressway by shop owners.

4 bankers charged with fraudulently obtaining N129 million

The Enugu Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC on Tuesday March 27,2018 arraigned one Nwachukwu Placidus, a former manager of First City Monument Bank Ltd, Onitsha Branch and  three former bankers with Idemili Micro Finance Bank Ltd, Nnewi namely; Ohaegbunam Chinyere,Egbosi Chiemenam and Nkeiru Okeke before Justice Ike Agu of the Anambra State High Court on a 12–count charge of stealing, conversion and obtaining ‎N129,000,000 by false pretence.

Photos, stories of how Lagosians were harassed, maltreated by security officials as Buhari visits the state

President Muhammadu Buhari arrived Lagos state yesterday for a two-day working visit and photos and stories of how Lagosians were harassed and maltreated by security officials as they go to their place of work has emerged.

#BBNaija's Tboss's father places curse on her and siblings for refusing to support his second marriage

Big Brother Naija 2018 housemate TBoss' estranged father, Vincent Idowu recently remarried and the photos were shared on Instagram.

TBoss and her siblings apparently did not support his marriage and the went on to place a curse on them, saying he won't bless their marriages because of their lack of support for his.

Senate rejects Gov. El-Rufai’s $350m World Bank loan request

On Thursday, the Nigerian Senate rejected the request of Governor Nasiru El-Rufai to secure a 35 million dollar World Bank loan for Kaduna State.

The senators rejected the request on the premise that obtaining the loan may put so much pressure on the management of the state which presently has a debt burden of $232.1 million.