related September 2018

Serena Williams strips down for Breast Cancer Awareness (Watch)

Serena Williams is participating in an 'I Touch Myself Project' for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is in October.

The 'I Touch Myself Project' was inspired by late singer Chrissy Amphlett, who passed away from breast cancer in 2013.

Lindsay Lohan punched by a woman she accused her of trafficking her children

Fans are shocked after actress Lindsay Lohan appeared to be accusing a homeless family of being child traffickers in a video on her Instagram Live.

The actress had been riding in a car in what TMZ has said is Moscow when she spotted a homeless family by the roadside.

Melaye, Omokri, others react after Oshiomhole 'confessed to APC rigging Osun election'

APC National chairman, Adams Oshiomhole is currently under fire following his recent press conference where he spoke on the just concluded rerun election in Osun state.   

In the video which has since gone viral, Oshiomhole mentioned rigging while speaking on how the opposition party, PDP, have taken their defeat in the election.

Ekiti election: Court rejects PDP's application to recount ballot papers

The Ekiti Governorship Election Tribunal sitting in Abuja has dismissed an application by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the recount of ballot papers used in the July 14 poll, NAN reports.

The PDP and its candidate, Prof. Olusola Kolapo are challenging the outcome of the election in court.

APC postpones Lagos, Imo governorship primaries

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has announced that the governorship primaries for Lagos and Imo States have been shifted.

National Chairman of the party, Adams Oshiomhole, made the announcement on Saturday.

Kanye West reveals his new name is YE

Kanye West has changed his name to Ye ahead of the release of his new album “Yandhi”

Edo flood: Six confirmed dead, thousands displaced

Six persons have been confirmed dead after flood submerged communities in Esan South East Local Government Area of Edo

Victor Emuankhagbon, Chairman of Esan South LG, made this disclosure when he received a delegation of National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and officials of the Federal Ministry of Health at Ubiaja.

Osinbajo storms Lagos ahead of APC primary, meets Sanwo-Olu (Photos)

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo  on Saturday met with APC governorship aspirant, Babajide Sanwo-Olu and a former commissioner, Toyin Hamzat, who stepped down for Sanwo-Olu.

Sanwo-Olu, who is the reported candidate of APC national leader, Bola Tinubu, will go head to head with Governor Akinwunmi Ambode at the Sunday primary.

Singer Djinee shares progress 34 days after Car accident

It’s been over a month since Djinee had a life-threatening accident, and the singer has revealed he's making progress to walking again.

Djinee shared on his Instagram that the PoP has come off his leg and his physiotherapy starts in a few days.

Eddie Murphy & pregnant girlfriend Paige Butcher are engaged

Actor Eddie Murphy and his pregnant girlfriend Paige Butcher are getting married.

Paige had parked engagement rumours when she wore a large diamond ring on her left hand while shopping at in Los Angeles on Monday, September 24th.

Aisha Alhassan joins UDP with 8 APC lawmakers, excos in 16 LGAs


A former minister of Women Affairs, Aisha Alhassan, on Saturday defected from the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, to United Democratic Party, UDP.

Mrs. Alhassan resigned from President Muhammadu Buhari’s cabinet today, following her disqualification by the ruling party to contest for governor of Taraba State.

Earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia kill nearly 400 people

At least 384 people are dead and dozens injured after a series of deadly earthquakes struck Indonesia Friday, triggering a tsunami that roared ashore and swept away parts of the Southeast Asia nation.

According to the National Agency for Disaster Management (BNPB), the disaster started when a 7.5-magnitude earthquake struck the city of Palu — flattening buildings and leaving its residents, estimated to be more than 380,000 people, seeking shelter.

Sharon Stone puts up a loved-up display toyboy beau Angelo Goffa in Spanish getaway (Photos)

Hollywood star Sharon Stone soaked up the sun with Italian boyfriend Angelo Goffa on Thursday as they enjoyed a romantic Spanish getaway.

The loved-up pair were seen enjoying a cosy stroll on the beach before heading back to their hotel hand-in-hand.

Kim Kardashian shows off her hourglass curves in a pink cutout mini-dress (Photos)

Kim Kardashian was spotted out and about in New York City on Friday night.

The 37-year-old reality star showed off her hourglass curves in a pink cutout mini-dress that she teamed with Yeezy sneakers.

Man stabs neighbour to death over sexual assault allegation in Lagos

The deceased, Tobiloba Osho
The Lagos State Police Command is currently investigating the death of one Tobiloba Osho who lives in the Alakuko area of the state.

According to Punch, Tobiloba was allegedly killed by one Samson Michael during a fight after a teenager accused him (Michael) of sexual assault.

Abuja jet crash: Saraki wants late pilot immortalized as Air Force begins probe into incident

President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has commiserated with the Nigerian Air Force and the family of the pilot who lost his life during a crash in Abuja on Friday.

Saraki in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, described the dead pilot and his colleagues who partook in the flying rehearsal ahead of the nation’s 58th Independence anniversary on Monday as “true heroes dedicated to their national calling.”

APC disqualified Aisha Alhassan from guber primaries over loyalty – Oshiomhole

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has given reasons why the party did not clear Minister of Women Affairs Aisha Alhassan to contest in the governorship primaries in Taraba state, Punch reports.

The party had disqualified Alhassan and her communications ministry counterpart Adebayo Shittu during its screening.

Aisha Alhassan officially resigns from Buhari government, APC (See letters)

Aisha Alhassan has resigned from President Muhammadu Buhari government as Minister of Women Affairs.

Mama Taraba also resigned her membership of the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Lil Wayne celebrates birthday with Trey Songz, Ashanti, Chris Brown, Tiffany Haddish (Photos)

Lil Wayne celebrated his 36th birthday party on September 27, 2018, in Los Angeles, California.

The rapper also celebrated the release of twelfth studio album, Carter V.

Cute photos of Coco Austin & daughter having fun by the poolside in matching red swimwear

American actress and glamour model, Coco Austin, shared these cute photos of her and 2-year-old daughter, Chanel, having fun by the poolside in matching red swimwear.

House of Reps member, Funke Adedoyin is dead

A member of the House of Representatives, Hon. Funke Adedoyin, is dead.

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) lawmaker, who who represented Irepodun/Isin Ekiti/Oke Ero constituency of Kwara state, passed away in Abuja while treating an ailment suspected to be cancer.

Nigerian Air Force Pilot who died in Abuja crash buried

The remains of Squadron Leader Bello Baba-Ari, who died in an air accident involving two Nigerian Air Force aircraft, was laid to rest at Gudu cemetery, Abuja.

Late Baba-Ari, who hailed from Yobe, was one of the pilots of the two fighter jets that collided while taking part in rehearsals for the 58th Independence Day Celebrations, slated for Monday.

Actress Lala Akindoju & Chef Fregz beautiful outdoor white wedding ceremony (Photos)

Nollywood actress Lala Akindoju and celebrity chef, Gbubemi Fregene popularly known as Chef Fregz, got married last weekend.

The couple tied the knot in an intimate outdoor wedding ceremony and it was everything amazing.

Embattled Ambode accompany Oyetola to Bourdillon to thank Tinubu (Photos)

The Governor-elect of Osun State, Gboyega Oyetola of the APC and the state governor Rauf Aregbesola has landed in Lagos to thank the party's National leader, Bola Tinubu, few hours after he (Oyetola) was declared winner.

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, declared Oyetola winner of the Osun State governorship election on Friday morning.

Rita Dominic just can't stop slaying (Photos)

Even if she's dressed like a Rev. Sister, Rita Dominic sure will slay in any outfit.

#NigeriaAt58: Check out Paul Okoye, Davido, Monalisa Chinda's kids cultural wears

To celebrate ahead of Nigeria’s Independence Day on Monday, October 1st, kids were asked to come to school today (Friday) all decked up in their traditional attire.

Below is a round-up of some the photos of celeb kids showing off their beautiful cultural outfits.

Anambra Flood: Death toll rises to four, more people displaced

Arinze Awogu, Chairman, of Ogbaru Local Government Area, on Friday, said death toll in the flood ravaging Obolo village in Ogwuaniocha, Anambra, had risen to four.

Awogu told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the latest was Ojike Ajanwu, a father of nine children, drowned in the flood that submerged houses and displaced residents.

One Pilot killed after 2 Nigerian Air Force jets crashed in Abuja

One Pilot has been confirmed killed after two Nigerian Air Force jets crashed in Abuja on Friday.

The jets crashed in the Katampe area of the FCT while taking part in rehearsals for the 58th Independence Day celebrations.

Valiant D’Tigress loses to USA in FIBA Women’s World Cup quarterfinal

Nigeria's female basketball team, D’ Tigress, has been knocked out the FIBA Women’s World Cup by United States of America.

After winning the first quarter, D’ Tigress succumbed to a resurgent USA in the quarter-final of the competition in Tenerife, Spain. The US women basketball team shook off an inauspicious start to qualify for the semi-final with a 71-40 win over D’Tigress.

I will perform better if I “survive the next four years” – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that he’ll leave some difference in the presidency if he wins the 2019 election and “survive the next four years”.

The president made this known in an interactive session with Nigerians in diaspora on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly.

A new talk show "TRUTH TALKS" is coming on your screen. Meet show host Pumela

A new talk show, TRUTH TALKS, is coming on your TV screen and the host will be this beautiful and talented lady, Pumela.

Pumela is an internationally TV talk show host, an acclaimed author, model, Celebrity 'queen of talk' and a powerful woman in her own right and a rising voice in the Global entertainment industry.

Do you want to look good & great with your hair? Then the solution is Mazuri Organics Olive Oil Hair Treatments

Mazuri Organics Olive Oil Hair Treatments brings out the beauty in you.

Mazuri Organics is a range of good quality and affordable hair products made with real olive oil and protein extracts to repair, treat and style your hair.

Chiwetel Ejiofor & David Oyelowo raising money for Philanthropy in Nigeria & Africa

Actors Chiwetel Ejiofor and David Oyelowo have teamed up for a discussion on philanthropy in Nigeria and Africa at large.

They are set to participate in a Hollywood fundraiser held annually by The GEANCO Foundation, a non-profit organisation based in Los Angeles.

US, UK, EU “witnessed incidence of interference & intimidation of voters” in Osun Rerun election (Watch)

The missions of the US, the UK and the European Union have said that they witnessed incidences of interference and intimidation of voters during the Osun gubernatorial rerun election.

Obafemi Martins gifts BBNaija’s Khloe brand new car

Big Brother Naija 2018 housemate, Khloe, has been gifted a brand new car by footballer footballer Obafemi Martins.

The reality star revealed this on Instagram, saying the car gift from the former Super Eagles striker was a surprise to her.

Osun Election. INEC declares APC Oyetola winner, PDP Adeleke rejects results, heads to court

The Independent National Electoral Commission declared the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Gboyega Oyetola, as the Governor-elect of Osun State.

The rerun of the Osun State governorship election was held in seven polling units across four council areas on Thursday with the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Gboyega Oyetola, beating the Peoples Democratic Party candidate, Ademola Adeleke.

#UNGA: Governor Obaseki pictured sleeping and yawning at UN General Assembly (Photos)

While President Muhammadu Buhari was delivering his address at the United Nations General Assembly in New York, on Tuesday, Governor of Edo state, Godwin Obaseki was pictured in a unique position.

Obaseki was sleeping heavily and yawning. Probably after a long night partying in the busy American megalopolis or not interested in what his president was saying.

APC disqualifies two ministers, Adebayo Shittu & Aisha Alhassan from seeking governorship election


The Ministers of Communication and of Women Affairs, Adebayo Shittu and Aisha Alhassan, respectively, have be disqualified by the APC from seeking governorship election in the party, Premium Times reports.

The minister were among the five ministers in the federal cabinet that signified intention to seek the governorship ticket of their party, APC.

#NigeriaAt58: Twitter introduces Special Emoji for #NigerianIndependenceDay

As Nigeria celebrates its 58th Independence Day on October 1st, Twitter has created a special emoji which will be live until October 15th.

The emoji can be unlocked by using #NigerianIndependenceDay #NID18 #NigeriaAt58 or #HappyIndependenceNG.

"Don’t be deceived by what goes on on social media" - Joke Silva speaks on lifestyle of entertainers

Joke Silva has advised those who care to listen that all that glitters is gold!

In the latest issue of Genevieve Magazine, the veteran Nollywood actress discusses a number of issues surrounding the Nigerian entertainment industry including the glamour and reality of actors in the industry.

Orji Kalu, Ladoja’s billion naira fraud trial adjourned indefinitely

The corruption trial of two former governors, Orji Uzor Kalu of Abia state and Rasheed Ladoja of Oyo state, was adjourned indefinitely by Justice Muhammed Idris of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos on Thursday, Premium Times reports.

Kalu is standing trial alongside his former Commissioner for Finance, Ude Udeogo, and his company, Slok Nigeria Limited, on an amended 39-count charge of money laundering to the tune of N7.6bn, while Ladoja is facing trial alongside a former Commissioner for Finance in the state, Waheed Akanbi, for allegedly laundering a sum of N4.7 billion from the coffers of the Oyo State government.

Family makes U-turn, says Aisha Buhari’s ADC still in detention

The family of the Aide De Camp (ADC) to the wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha, has said that he has not yet been released contrary to earlier reports.

The ADC, Sani Baba-Inna, was arrested on Friday last week after Mrs Buhari accused him of fraud.

APC defeats PDP in Osun rerun election

From results released from the polling units, All Progressives Congress, APC, has defeated the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the Osun State rerun election.

Results shows that Gboyega Oyetola of the APC got more votes than Senator Ademola Adeleke of the PDP and may be declared the winner of the governorship election.

Osun rerun election is the biggest electoral robbery in the history of the state - PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party has described the rerun election held in Osun State as the biggest electoral robbery ever witnessed in the history of the state.

The Chairman of the PDP in Osun State, Soji Adagunodo, said this in a statement made available to the media in Osogbo on Thursday.

Melania Trump to visit four African countries from October 1st

United States First Lady Melania Trump has said that October 1st will be the first day of her solo official visit to Africa, where she’ll be visiting Ghana, Malawi, Kenya and Egypt.

Melania made this known at an event on the sidelines of the 73rd United Nations General Assembly in New York.

Osun Rerun election not free, fair or credible — Election Monitoring group, CDD

A major election monitoring group has dismissed Thursday’s re-run election in Osun State as fraudulent and anti-democratic, calling for an immediate investigation into the the roles of government institutions who participated in it.

The conduct of security agencies drew the most condemnation and warning from the Centre for Democracy and Development, one of Nigeria’s most respected pro-democracy think-tanks.

Osun Rerun: APC wins in Ife North and South LGAs

The All Progressive Congress (APC) has been declared winner of Polling Unit 012 in Olode Ward of Ife South, and Polling Unit 2 in Ward 10 of Ife North Local Government Areas in the Osun State governorship supplementary election held on Thursday.

In the inconclusive election held Saturday, Ademola Adeleke of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP ) scored 254,698 votes to beat his APC rival, Gboyega Oyetola, who polled 254,345 votes.

Toyin Saraki meets Obasanjo at the #UNGA in New York (Photos)

Wife of the Senate President, Toyin Saraki is also in New York for the United Nations General Assembly.

After the forum on Child Health and Malaria which she led on Monday at the Access Challenge Universal Health Coverage, Toyin Saraki has revealed that she also met with Nigeria’s former president Olusegun Obasanjo.

PDP's Adeleke rejects Osun re-run election as violence mar exercise

Ademola Adeleke, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party 2018 governorship election in Osun State, had rejected today’s re-run election as a “charade” which must not be allowed to stand.

Adeleke’s position, disclosed in a statement by his campaign office Thursday afternoon, was hinged on the widespread reports of voter intimidation and other forms of violence which marred the re-run election, especially in Orolu Local Government Area.

Lagos Hawker, Ibere Ugochukwu gives all his goods to Prisoners, explains why

Lagos hawker, Ibere Ugochukwu
You might have read the story of Lagos hawker who, when he saw a vehicle transporting prisoners, ran towards it and began shoving his goods (sausage roll) in between the metal bars to give to them.

The man, Ibere Ugochukwu, recently shared his story with Brandon Stanton of Humans of New York, who visited Lagos.