related August 2019

Hot Girl Summer: Annie Idibia serving us that beach body in Lillys Secret bikini

The summer is almost over and we have been blessed with lots of very spicy photos from Nigerian celebs for about three months.

And Annie Idibia may just be rounding off the hot girl summer vibes with her very tantalizing photo.

Nigerian government slashes visa fee of US citizens

The federal government of Nigeria has announced a reduction in the amount payable by citizens of the United States of America seeking Nigerian visas.

This comes 24 hours after the US authorities increased the cost of visa application for Nigerians under “tit for tat policy”.

#BBNaija: Jackye's boyfriend claims he spent N1.5m on votes for her but she still got evicted

Lami, the boyfriend of evicted Big Brother Naija housemate, Jackye Madu, is lamenting over the exit of his girlfriend from the reality show.

Jackye was evicted on Sunday alongside Gedoni after the duo scored the least votes from viewers.

"You're disgracing us" - Paul Okoye tackles Nigerian police over ‘harassment of citizens’

Music artist Paul Okoye, has described Nigerian police as a “bunch of illiterate fools” who are “busy disgracing” its citizens.

The singer, better known as Rudeboy, took to his Instastory, where he bared his opinion about the police after having reportedly shared videos featuring Nigerians who were perceived to have been brutalized by operatives of the force.

Boris Johnson asks queen to suspend parliament to ‘stop’ anti-Brexit MPs

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has asked Queen Elizabeth II for permission to suspend parliament for five weeks.

The members of parliament (MPs), who are currently on summer break, are expected to resume on September 3.

Three Nigerian women arrested for 'robbing Iraqi man in Dubai'

Three Nigerian women have been charged to court for beating and stealing Dh57,000 from an Iraqi man in Dubai .

The women, aged 30, 33 and 34, were charged with robbery by the Dubai police and a verdict is expected later in the month.

Sierra Leone government official sacked after testimony in TB Joshua’s Synagogue Church


President of Sierra Leone, Julius Maada Bio, has sacked his chief of protocol over her testimony at Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) owned by Nigerian pastor, TB Joshua.

A few weeks ago, the aide, Fatmata Kargbo, had travelled to Nigeria to give a testimony at the Church, about her recent appointment.

Three ABU law students, 4 others kidnapped on Abuja-Kaduna road

Seven people, including three final year students of the faculty of law, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria have been kidnapped on Abuja-Kaduna expressway.

Actress Ruth Kadiri shares first photos of her newborn girl

Nollywood star, Ruth Kadiri-Ezerika has shared first pictures of her new bundle of joy.

Contrary to earlier reports, the actress welcome her first child with her husband on Monday, August 26.

Basketmouth's wife, Elsie Okpocha had sexy fun at the Nothing Hill Carnival (Photos)

Entertainer Basketmouth's wife, Elsie Okpocha, showed she can rock a street party when she wants to.

The beauty entrepreneur hit the London street with other carnival goers at the Nothing Hill carnival on Monday.

In tribute to Britney Spears, American stars wear live snakes at the #VMAs 2019

American singer H.E.R and YouTuber Tana Mongeau hit the red carpet with live snakes at the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards in New Jersey on Monday night.

H.E.R, real name Gabriella Wilson, came with live boa constrictor wearing a green long-sleeve jumpsuit to match with her slithering friend.

"Exterior beauty, without a kind soul is merely decoration” - Ashanti is preaching


American singer, Ashanti Shequoiya Douglas, is delivering some real talk via her Instagram page.

The songstress, as usual, shared a mouthwatering photo of herself, but time she capped it with some true words.

Nigeria’s Raymond Ekevwo becomes Africa’s fastest man after winning 100m final in 9.96secs

Nigerian athlete, Raymond Ekevwo has made history at the ongoing 2019 African Games

Ekevwo emerged as the winner of the 100m event winning the heat in 9.96secs, making him the new African fastest runner.

Kanye West interviews Kim Kardashian for 'Vogue Arabia' September Cover (Photos)

Kim Kardashian is staring on her first-ever Vogue Arabia cover for the September issue, with her interview having been conducted by husband Kanye West.

The reality star is featured across three different covers which were shot in the desert in Los Angeles by photographer Txema Yeste and styled by Thierry Mugler.

Buhari reconstitutes NDDC board (Full List)

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a new 16-man board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).

A statement signed by the Permanent Secretary (General Services Office), office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Olusegun Adekunle, on behalf of the SGF, however, said that the appointment was subject to the confirmation of the Senate.

Indonesian man to be chemically castrated for raping nine young girls

An Indonesian man, Muh Aris bin Syukur, has been sentenced to chemical castration for raping nine female children in the Mojokerto city of the Asian country.

Chemical castration is a procedure that renders patients “temporarily impotent” by using anaphrodisiac drugs to reduce libido and sexual activity — with a single treatment being capable of lasting up to five years.

"I spent my own money to run Abia state for six months" - Orji Kalu

Former governor of Abia, Orji Kalu, says the state never had the alleged N7.6bn he was accused of laundering when he was governor between  1999 and 2007.

In his testimony at a federal high court in Lagos on Tuesday, the former governor said he spent his own money to run the state for the first six months of his assumption.

#Khadoni: I see a future with Khafi outside #BBNaija house, Gedoni says (Watch)

Ex-BBNaija housemate, Gedoni Ekpata has reassured fans that his relationship with his love interest and co-star, Khafi Kareem is beyond the reality show.

Gedoni said that he would be open to date Khafi after the ongoing Big Brother Naija season four ends.

Invictus Obi risks 20 years in US prison

Invictus Group CEO, Obinwanne Okeke, who was arrested by Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) for alleged $11 million fraud risked being jailed up to twenty years..

Obi Okeke, who is popularly known as Invictus Obi, was arrested few weeks ago at the Dulles International Airport, while leaving the United States.

Diddy's ex, Cassie announces engagement to boyfriend Alex Fine, shares nude pregnancy photos

Diddy's ex-girlfriend, Cassie Ventura has announced her engagement to boyfriend Alex Fine.

The couple got engaged on August 24 but the pregnant singer shared the sweetest proposal video on Tuesday with the caption: "My favorite day ever! #MrsFine 💍 8.24"

#BBNaija: Gedoni spills on his affair with Khafi, Jackye talks about her relationship with Mike (Watch)

Evicted Big Brother Naija housemates, Jackye, Gedoni, Enkay and Joe in a chat with show host Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, shared their experiences while in the reality show.

Tech queen, Jackye lets us in on her feelings about her eviction, her relationship with Mike and her plans outside the Big Brother House.

#BBNaija: Khafi employs the services of teddy bear after Gedoni's exit (Photos)

Khafi still can't get over her lover, Gedoni, not beeing around her in the Big Brother Naija house.

Khafi melted and cried uncontrollably after Gedoni was asked to leave the reality show on Sunday and has openly been telling other housemates how she missed her man so much.

Nigerians are known for scamming because they're smarter than others - Jidenna

Nigerian born US-based singer, Jidenna says Nigerians are known for fraudulent activities because the are smarter than others.

Last week, the FBI released identities of 80 suspected fraudsters, with many being Nigerians, arrested in the United States.

Stefflon Don reacts to reports of breakup with Burna Boy

Stefflon Don, has come out to debunk the rumours that her relationship with Nigerian singer, Burna Boy, is over.

There were rumours on Monday evening that the Nigerian Afro-fusion artiste has dumped the British rapper for Gambian actress, Princess Shyngle.

Rape Allegations: Biodun Fatoyinbo finally surrenders to police for questioning

Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo on Tuesday surrendered to the Nigeria Police for questioning over rape allegations levelled against him by Busola Dakolo.

According to Punch, the police spokesman, DCP Frank Mba, confirmed that founder of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA) was being interrogated at the Force Criminal Investigation Division (FCID) headquarters in Abuja.

US increases cost of visa for Nigerians as payback for collecting high fees from its citizens

The United States on Tuesday announced it has increased the cost of visa application for Nigerians.

The US Consulate in a statement explained that the increase is as a result of the high visa fees being collected from US citizens by Nigerian government.

"Na belle I carry I no kill person" TBoss says as she shares pregnancy photos after welcoming baby

Ex- Big Brother Naija housemate, Tokunbo Idowu, better known as Tboss, has finally spoken up on her pregnancy and welcoming a child.

In a post on her Instagram page, the 35-year-old reality star said she had to keep her pregnancy away from social media because to avoid negativity from some users.

Monalisa Chinda speaks on tax evasion charges

Nollywood star Monalisa Chinda-Coker, says she got indicted for tax evasion because “business was really bad”.

In April, the Lagos state high court in Igbosere had renewed a bench warrant for the arrest of the the actress on allegations of tax evasion and, yet, she failed to appear in court for trial on the due date as earlier summoned.

"Mercy is definitely winning this years #BBNaija" - Uti Nwachukwu declares

Big Brother Africa 2010 winner, Uti Nwachukwu, has declared that Mercy will win the ongoing 2019 Big Brother Naija reality show.

The media personality and actor made the declaration after seeing the massive votes Mercy garnered during the Sunday night eviction show.

#BBNaija: Ike emerges Veto Power holder, Tacha, Mercy receive strike from Big Brother

Shortly after the Sunday Live eviction show, the Big Brother Naija housemates were up for another game, this time to compete for the veto power.

Before the Veto Power Game of Chance, the BBNaija housemates were grouped into new teams, Team Enigma and Team Legends.

#BBNaija: Gedoni & Jackye evicted... see how fans voted

Gedoni and Jackye were on Sunday evicted from the ongoing Big Brother Naija show.

The duo became the 11th and 12th  housemates to leave the reality show.

#BBNaija: Watch the moment Khafi melts down, shed tears as Gedoni leaves the house

Gedoni Ekpata became the first housemate to be evicted on Sunday at the Big Brother Naija show.

His eviction came as a shock to many fans he seems popular among viewers of the reality show.

#BBNaija: Jackye evicted from Big Brother Naija reality show

Jackye Madu has become the second housemate to evicted from the Big Brother Naija show on Sunday.

The beauty queen joins Gedoni, who was earlier evicted during live show.

#BBNaija: Gedoni evicted from Big Brother Naija house

Gedoni Ekpata has been evicted from the Big Brother Naija reality show.

BBNaija host, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, made the announcement on the Sunday night eviction show.

Gov. Ihedioha 'appointed' one of FBI suspects into his inauguration committee

It has been revealed that Imo state governor, Emeka Ihedioha, appointed one of the suspected Nigerian fraudsters on FBI list into his inauguration committee.

There have been reactions since FBI disclosed that many Nigerians were under investigation in connection with one of the largest scams in US history.

Wife files for divorce because husband doesn't argue, loves her a lot, helps clean the house

While constants arguments and lack of affection are tearing some marriages apart, this woman needs at least one quarrel with her husband to save her marriage.

The woman from United Arab Emirates filed for divorce from husband because she has endured a ‘year of hell’ in a ‘cruel free’ marriage to a man who helped with the housework and showered her with gifts.

Festus Keyamo reacts as photos of him with one of the FBI suspects surfaces

Minister of state for Niger Delta affairs, Festus Keyamo,is being forced to clear his name after photos of him with one of the fraud suspects apprehended by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), surfaced online.

A picture of Keyamo and Jerry Elo Ikogho were posted on social media after FBI arrested some Nigerians suspected to be internet fraudsters.

Mercy & Ike fights over #BBNaija N60 million grand prize (Videos)

The Mercy and Ike's romance in the ongoing Big Brother Naija show had a shaking on Saturday as the pair were seen fighting over the 60 million grand prize.

The lovebirds come for each other’s throat right after passing a verdict on Khafi/Gedoni and Frodd/Esther’s relationships saying they’re not real.

Actress Yvonne Jegede shows off busty melanin body in birthday photos

Nollywood star Yvonne Jegede is celebrating his new age today with a stunning photos.

The actress has been sharing pictures from his birthday shoot on social media and we can see her melanin body popping so bright.

#BBNaija: NCAC speaks on banning reality show

The National Council for Arts and Culture ( NCAC) has cleared the air on speculations that it was planning to impose a ban on Big Brother reality TV show, BBNaija.

Director-General of of the NCAC, Otunba Olusegun Runsewe told Vanguard, that government was still scrutinizing the content of the reality show.

“Bobrisky is a national disgrace" - Nigerian gov't threatens to arrest male cross-dresser


The Federal Government of Nigeria has threatened to deal with male cross-dresser, Okuneye Idris Olarenwaju, otherwise known as Bobrisky.

Director-General of the National Council for Arts and Culture, Otunba Olusegun Runsewe, made the disclosure in an interview with Vanguard.

Tinubu is naive, willing to sacrifice his people for personal ambition - Obadiah Mailafia

Former deputy governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Obadiah Mailafia, says there are some unidentified people who want to use Bola Tinubu, a former governor of Lagos state, and “crush him.”

In an interview with PUNCH, Mailafia said though, Tinubu could discern talents and mentor them to leadership roles, he has been “abjectly naive.”

"I’m going to be a father again" - D'Banj & wife expecting a child

Nigerian singer Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo aka D’banj has announced that him and his wife, Lineo Didi Kilgrow, are going to be parents again.

The music star shared the good news in an interview with OAP Shopsy of Beat FM London, and thanked everyone that supported him throughout his trying times.

Pastor snatches man's wife after presiding over their wedding

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A kenyan businessman, John Kanyua, has lost his wife to the pastor who presided over his wedding.

 According to NAIROBI NEWS, the wife, Leah Wambui,  had reportedly fled with the pastor, abandoning a 26-year union that produce five children.

Married woman arrested for selling her newborn baby for N500k in Imo state

The Imo state police command has arrested a married woman for allegedly for selling her own newborn baby for N500, 000.

The woman, Chinasa Ukaonu allegedly left her home with an 8- month-old pregnancy, informing her husband, Promise Ukaonu, that she was going to stay with her brother for a while at Mbaitoli.

Monalisa Chinda opens up on why she left her previous marriage

Nollywood actress, Monalisa Chinda has opened up on why she left her previous marriage to Segun Dejo Richards.

In a chat with with TopNaija, the movie star revealed that she endured domestic violence in her marriage for 5 years because she wasn’t in a hurry to leave.

Rema’s “Iron Man” makes Barack Obama's Summer Playlist 2019

Former US President, Barack Obama on Saturday shared the list of 44 songs that him and his wife, Michelle have been jamming all summer.

On the 44-song list is Rema‘s “Iron Man”, Nigerian singer and Mavin Records signee.

VIDEO: How FBI arrested suspected Nigerian fraudsters

A video of agents of the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) arresting some Nigerians suspected of being involved in cyber-crime has surfaced.

In the video, the detectives were seen fixing handcuffs on at least five suspects as they led them away.

#BBNaija: Khafi wins Innoson Tasks, gets brand new Innoson 'N7.6m' Fox car

Khafi is now the owner of a brand new INNOSON IVM Fox car after winning the Big Brother Naija Innoson challenge.

The task tagged ‘Proudly Nigerian’ challenge' was for the BBNaija housemates to give a talk on Nigeria and the pride of being Nigerian.

I work for politicians… APC gave me N13m for 2019 presidential election, kidnap kingpin Wadume says

Suspected kidnap kingpin, Hamisu Bala, better known as Wadume, has alleged that the All Progressives Congress (APC) gave him N13 million for the February 23 presidential election.

He also reportedly said he defrauded some politicians, including Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governor of Taraba state, Darius Ishaku, who allegedly gave him N6 million.