related September 2019

#BBNaija: Ultimate Veto Power Holder, Frodd evicts Diane from Big Brother Naija

The Ultimate Veto Power Holder in the Big Brother Naija, Frodd, has performed his final duty by evicting Diane from the show.

Frodd had emerged the most powerful housemate in the BBNaija house after winning the Ultimate Veto Power Game of Chance.

Jennifer Lopez & Alex Rodriguez share beautiful photos from their engagement party




Jennifer Lopez and her man Alex Rodriguez celebrated their upcoming wedding over the weekend in a lovely party attended by friends and family.

JLo and ARod, who announced their engagement in March after dating for about two years, held an engagement party with family and friends in Los Angeles on Saturday night.

Nollywood actress Chizzy Alichi announces her engagement (Photos)

Nollywood star Chizzy Alichi is now officially off the market.

The actress shared the good news on her Instagram page that she is engaged to her beau.

DSS rough handles Sowore in court for speaking with journalists (VIDEO)

The Department of State Services (DSS) on Monday rough-handled Omoyele Sowore in court for speaking with journalists.

Sowore, who is the publisher of Sarahar Reporters and presidential candidate in the 2019 elections, was arrested in Lagos on August 3 ahead of a planned nationwide "Revolution Now" protest.

Journalist Chido Onumah recounts ordeal with DSS after being detained for wearing Biafra T-shirt

Nigerian journalist, Chido Onumah, says the Department of State Services (DSS) queried him on why he was carrying a Nigerian passport despite being a “Biafran.”

Onumah, who is coordinator of African Centre for Media & Information Literacy (AFRICMIL),  said this while narrating his encounter with the DSS operatives on Sunday.

How DSS operatives sneaked Sowore into court

Operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) brought publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore, into a federal high court in Abuja through the backdoor on Monday.

Some supporters of the convener of the Revolution Now Movement, who were outside waiting to catch a glimpse of him did not get to see Sowore.

#BBNaija: Now that Tacha has left, we are settling for Mercy, Shehu Sani tweets

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Senator Shehu Sani has said now that Tacha has been disqualified from the Big Brother Naija show, he is settling for Mercy.

The former lawmaker representing Kaduna Central district at the National Assembly, said him and others had settled for Tacha when Khafi left by eviction.

#BBNaija: Watch the moment Mercy broke down in tears following Ike’s eviction

Big Brother Naija housemate, Mercy seen crying bitterly after lover, Ike, was evicted from the reality show.

Ike was evicted on Sunday alongside Elozonam.

Bobrisky a national disaster, worse than Ebola virus - NCAC Boss Olusegun Runsewe

Director general, National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC),Olusegun Runsewe, says Nigerian cross-dresser, Idris Okuneye, better known as Bobrisky, is a “national disaster” who poses serious hazard to youths.

Runsewe told NAN on Saturday in Lagos that if Bobrisky’s activities were not promptly curtailed, the resultant effect would be worse than Ebola outbreak.

Ex-beauty queen Anna Banner is cooking in a sexy way (VIDEO)

Former Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria, Anna Ebiere Banner, sure knows when to entertain her social media followers with some sexiness.

The mother share a very inviting video on Instagram of her cooking in the kitchen somewhere in Ghana whining her waist to whom it may concern.

#BBNaija: Ike & Elozonam evicted from Big Brother Naija house.. How fans voted

Big Brother Naija housemates, Ike and Elozonam has been evicted from the reality TV show.

The duo were asked to leave the house during the BBNaija live eviction show on Sunday.

Prince Harry retraces Princess Diana’s steps, walks through Angola minefield

Prince Harry over the weekend retraced his late mother Princess Diana’s famous footsteps of more than 20 years ago as he wore body armor to take an “emotional” stroll through a cleared minefield in Angola.

Queen Elizabeth’s grandson walked along a dusty path outside the town of Dirico lined with skull-and-crossbones warning signs and detonated a landmine from a distance.

ICYMI: Coco Austin causes a stir as she breastfeeds her nearly 4-year-old daughter (Photos)

Former glamour model, Coco Austin, has caused a stir on social media after she shared pictures of her breastfeeding her nearly 4-year-old daughter, Chanel.

Coco posted the photos of her nursing Chanel on a private plane, and detailed her struggles with breastfeeding when her daughter was born.

Presidency speaks as Aisha Buhari 'disappears' for about two months

Nigeria's first lady, Aisha Buhari, has not been seen in public for about two months which has led to claims that she abandoned the Presidential Villa and disappeared because of cabals in her husband's government.

Aisha, who has not returned to the country since the completion of the Hajj, is said to have jetted out of Saudi Arabia, where she went in company of President Buhari to London at the completion of the religious pilgrimage in August.

“Tacha’s Good”: #BBNaija star addresses fans amid claims she's being held hostage

The 2019 Big Brother Naija took a new dimension after one of the top contenders, Tacha, was disqualified from the reality show on Friday.

Tacha was disqualified for violence against another housemate, Mercy, after they were both involved in a very heated fight. Mercy on the other hand was given two strikes for her role in the altercation.

Ten Bible verses for a safe pregnancy



During pregnancy, it’s very common to have concerns about your journey. Every parent prays for a safe delivery without incidents. However, there are scriptures that you can constantly immerse yourself in to avoid being dragged into a dark hole.

#BBNaija: Mercy fans celebrate her birthday with unique cakes (Photos)




Big Brother Naija 2019 housemate, Mercy Eke, is celebrating her 26th birthday today, Sept. 29.

Mercy, who is still in the BBNaija house, is receiving plenty of love from her fans outside the reality TV show.

Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo accused of raping a pregnant woman [VIDEO]

Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA) is in the news again for alleged rape, this time a pregnant woman.

Veteran TV presenter and Media personality, Adesuwa Onyenokwe in an interview with Arise TV accused the pastor of raping a married pregnant woman.

Why I went back to school in UK - Wilfred Ndidi



Super Eagles midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi, recently enrolled in De Montfort University (DMU), Leicester, England, to study Business and Management.

Speaking in an interview, the Leicester City star ranked one of the best tackler in the world, said he is equipping himself to tackle the next phase of his career.

Clare Cares Foundation, an NGO touching lives and making positive impacts in Nigeria (See highlights)




Clare Cares Foundation is a non-profit organization with the mission to initiate and execute programs to assist the underprivileged such as widows, children out of school, in orphanage homes and in poverty ravished neighborhoods.

The NGO founded by Clare Ezeakacha promotes the struggle for education and protect rights of the girl child and the rights of children, organize educational seminars to sensitize the youths against vices such as rape and child abuse and raise funds from members, corporate organizations, philanthropists, international donor agencies, and through government support programmes for smooth running of the foundation.

Kidnappers finally release Siasia’s mother after over 10 weeks




After over 10 weeks in captivity, kidnappers has released Ogere Betty, mother of former Super Eagles player and coach, Samson Siasia.

The Bayelsa state police command confirmed her release on Sunday, but did not immediately give details of the development.

#HappyBirthdayMercy: Fun facts about #BBNaija housemate Mercy Eke as she clocks 26 today




Big Brother Naija housemate, Mercy Chinenyenwa Eke, is celebrating her 26th birthday today, Sept. 29, 2019.

Mercy, has been nicknamed 'Queen of Highlights" and "Lamboghini" by fans of BBNaija for constantly entertaining viewers.

#BBNaija: Jaruma reacts after Nigerians call her N50m promise to Tacha "Audio Money"

Nigerian sex therapist, Jaruma, has been a hot topic on social media after she promised to give disqualified Big Brother Naija housemate, Tacha, a sum of N50 million to expand her business.

Tacha was disqualified from the reality TV show on Friday for act of violence after her nasty fight with fellow housemate, Mercy Eke.

Chimamanda Adichie speaks in Igbo and English as she's featured on Vogue Korea




Nigerian writer, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is the star feature on Vogue Korea as the “Today’s Vogue Woman.”

Adichie, who looked stylish a colorful sunflower dress and matching footwear, spoke in Igbo and English for her interview.

Usher, Pharrell, Shawn Mendes to storm Lagos for Global Citizens Festival 2020





American singers, Usher Raymond, Pharrell Williams and Canadia's Shawn Mendes has been billed to visit Lagos for a performance at the 2020 Global Citizens Festival.

Chief executive officer of Global Citizen, Hugh Evans, announced this while speaking on the next year’s edition of the annual festival dedicated to projecting the voices of world leaders in the struggle to end extreme poverty.

Being chased, paralysis, nudity… here are seven dreams and their meanings




Every single one of us is a dreamer. And a lot of people, either because of cultural or religious socialization, worry about their dreams and its meanings.

But the thing with dreams is that they sometimes come in a simple linear story, while other times the narrative is tortuous and disjointed. Many people only remember snatches of their dreams the following morning. Or just the mood.

#BBNaija: Peter Okoye denies promising Tacha N60M, Zlatan Ibile under attack for body odour song




Nigerian singer, Peter Okoye, better known as Mr P, says he promised to give ex-BBNaija housemate, Tacha, the sum of N60 million.

Tacha was sent packing from the BBNaija house on Friday after she had engaged in a physical altercation with fellow housemate, Mercy.

#BBNaija: Tacha's 'spiritual mother' Jaruma gifts her N50m after disqualification



Top Nigerian sex therapist Jaruma has gifted disqualified Big Brother Naija housemate,  Tacha, a sum of N50 million to expand her business.

Tacha was disqualified from the reality TV show on Friday after her nasty fight with fellow housemate, Mercy Eke.

"I know I need to work on my emotional health" - Tacha apologizes for her actions in BBNaija




Natacha Akide, better known as Tacha, has apologised for her actions while in the 2019 Big Brother Naija house.

Tacha was disqualified from the reality TV show on Friday after her nasty fight with fellow housemate, Mercy Eke.

#BBNaija: Watch the moment Tacha was disqualified from Big Brother Naija




Natacha "Tacha" Akide, was on Friday night disqualified from the ongoing Big Brother Naija show over very nasty fight with Mercy earlier this morning.

Her disqualification from the show abruptly ended her dreams to be in the BBNaija house for 99-days.

#BBNaija: Tacha disqualified from Big Brother Naija for ‘violence’ after fight with Mercy




Barely ten days to the grand finale of the 2019 Big Brother Naija, one of the most popular housemates, Tacha, has been disqualified from the reality TV show.

The ‘No leave, No Transfer’ crooner, was disqualified from the show on Friday night, abruptly ending her dreams to be in the house for 99-days.

#BBNaija's Khafi Kareem to co-host The Future Awards Africa 2019




Ex-Big Brother Naija housemate, Khafi Kareem, has been announced as the co-host for this year's The Future Awards Africa (TFAA).

The police officer will be mounting the stage with media personality, Temisan Emmanuel as season hosts for the 14th edition of the event which is scheduled to hold in Lagos.

Beverly Osu talks body positivity, says NO to plastic surgery as she clocks 27



Big Brother Africa star Beverly Osu is celebrating her 27th birthday in style and talking body positivity.

The model and actress who turned 27 on September 27th had prior to her special day had a chat with BBC where she condemned plastic surgery, advising fellow women to appreciate their natural body.

Nollywood actress, Brenda Ndukwe conferred with Chieftaincy Title in her community in Abia (Photos)




Nollywood star, Brenda Eve Ndukwe, is now the "Akwaugo 1" of Ajatanaigu Autonomous Community in Oboro, Ikwuano Local Government Area in Abia state.

The actress was bestowed the Chieftaincy Title by the Traditional ruler of Oboro Clan, HRH Eze Larry Ogbonna at his Palace on Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019.

Alex Fine & Cassie Ventura are officially husband & wife



Cassie Ventura and Alex Fine are officially a married couple.

The pair, who got engaged last month, tied the knot in Malibu, California on Sept. 25.

Rape scandal: Fatoyinbo’s ex-spiritual father likens him to Judas




Pastor Emmanuel Oset of the Champions’ Church, Ilorin, has likened Biodun Fatoyinbo to the biblical Judas who despite being loved betrayed Jesus.

Fatoyinbo, senior pastor of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), was in June accused of rape by Busola Dakolo, a celebrity photographer and wife of singer Timi Dakolo.

#BBNaija: Mercy & Tacha risk disqualification after fighting dirty, Cindy evicted from reality show (VIDEOS)



There was serious drama in Big Brother Naija House on Friday morning after housemates, Mercy and Tacha engaged in a heated argument leading to what appears like a physical confrontation.

It all started when Seyi called Mercy to come to the lounge so they can read Biggie’s scroll.

Fun night in BBNaija House as Basketmouth, Chigul, Buchi, Ik Osakioduwa visit show




It was a fun Thursday night in the Big Brother Naija House as some top Nigerian entertainers stormed the show.

On the train include comedians Basketmouth, I Go Save, Chigul, Buchi and media personality Ik Osakioduwa.

New 007, Lashana Lynch pictured for first time on set of new Bond film in Italy



It was revealed earlier this year that British actress, Lashana Lynch, will be the next agent to take on the role of 007 in the James Bond franchise.

Lashana Lynch was pictured on the set of the latest Bond film - No Time To Die - in Italy on Wednesday.

How I cheated on my first husband a night before wedding - Actress Demi Moore



Demi Moore is spilling all her past life, both good and bad, in her new memoir, Inside Out.

In the book, 56-year-old Moore opened up on the early cracks in her first marriage to singer Freddy Moore, who she was wed to from 1980 until their 1985 split.

#BBNaija: With his Ultimate Veto Power, Frodd may be asked to evict a housemate soon



Chemeka Frodd Okoye is currently the most powerful housemate in the ongoing Big Brother Naija TV show with his Ultimate Veto Power.

The Investment Adviser and Sales Executive emerged the Ultimate Veto Power Holder on after winning the game of chance on Sunday.

#BBNaija fans react as Tacha tackles Mike over comments on graffiti task



Tacha once again fired insulting words fellow housemates, Mike, in the ongoing Big Brother Naija TV show, over his comments about her actions during a task assigned to the team.

In a clip portraying the scene from the reality TV show, Seyi can be seen reading out Biggi’s instructions for a new task assigned to the house.

Damson Idris talks new movie "Farming", growing up in Peckham as he covers Evening Standards magazine



Nigerian UK based actor Damson Idris is the cover star of the Evening Standards magazine’s October issue.

In the interview British magazine, Idris, who played Franklin Saint in Snowfall, gets candid about his new film Farming– a true-life biopic about a Nigerian his encounter with racism in ’80s Essex.

#BBNaija: Did Mercy fans destroy Tacha’s campaign billboard in Owerri? (VIDEO)




The 2019 Big Brother Naija is heading to its grand finale and there is intense competition for the ultimate prize.

Fans of the BBNaija housemates have been campaigning for their favourite contestants both on social media and the streets of Nigeria.

Falana asks court to jail DSS Boss if Sowore is not released



Senior advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Femi Falana, has asked a federal high court in Abuja to jail director-general of the Department of State Services (DSS), Yusuf Bichi, if Sahara Reporters publisher, Omoyele Sowore, is not released.

The court had ordered the secret service to release the convener of "Revolution Now" immediately to his lawyer.

Danfo Driver singer Mad Melon dies after battle with illness



Nigerian singer, Mad Melon, has passed away after battling with an undisclosed illness.

The singer, whose real name is Omeofa Oghene, was a member music group which the hit track, Danfo Driver, few years back.

Bulgaria’s Kristalina Georgieva succeeds Lagarde as IMF Boss



The executive board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has selected Kristalina Georgieva to replace Christine Lagarde as its chair and managing director.

According to a statement released on Wednesday, the Bulgarian will start her five-year tenure as IMF MD on October 1, 2019.

FIFA Best Awards:: Vote rigging scandal as coaches, captains insist they didn’t vote Messi

 


Lionel Messi was named the FIFA Men's Player of the Year on Monday in Milan, Italian, beaten Cristiano Ronaldo and Virgil van Dijk for the top prize.

And now the Argentina and Barcelona star’s claim to the honor, has been thrown into serious doubt, following questions over the legitimacy of the voting.

Big Brother US ends with a $500,000 prize winner and cloud of controversy



While the Big Brother Naija is heading to its grand finale, the US version of the reality show concluded its 21st season after over 90 days on Wednesday night with a $500,000 prize winner, and a cloud of controversy with the show winner embroiled in accusation of racism.

Though the Big Brother US reality TV show continued its record of scoring solid ratings, but it was once again struck by allegation of racism and inflammatory remarks by white participants.

Bill Gates & Aliko Dangote share most surprising thing about each other





World billionaires, Bill Gates and Aliko Dangote, have revealed what is most surprising to them about each other.

The co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the president of the Dangote Group were asked what they have found to be most surprising about each other at the Goalkeepers Summit in New York on Wednesday.