Monday, February 29, 2016

That Moment When Whoopi Goldberg is Mistaken for Oprah Winfrey...oops!

While live Tweeting Oscars red carpet looks at the Oscars last night, popular beauty blog 'Total Beauty' mixed up Whoopi Goldberg and Oprah Winfrey. When fans rained on them, they quickly apologized and announced a $10k donation to charity...

Super Falcons Coach Florence Omagbemi calls up 40 Players for Nations Cup Qualifiers (Full List)

Soccer loving Nigerians don't have to wait any more to find out the players that have been called up to play the African Women's Nations cup qualifier against Senegal or Guinea, as the NFF has published the full list of players wanted by new coach Florence Omagbemi for the important clash. The senior women teams of Senegal and Guinea will contend over two legs in March, with the winner to face Nigeria in home-and-away clashes between 4th – 12th April. See the full list of invited players after the cut....

Village Head Master Actor, Joseph Adu aka JAB Dies at 83

Legendary Nigerian actor, Joseph Abiodun Adu popularly known as JAB Adu has died. Family sources say he died after a brief illness on Sunday morning February 28th. He was aged 83. JAB is well known for his role as Bassey Okon in the now rested Village Headmaster. He is survived by his wife and children. May his soul rest in peace Amen.

After 18 years of Marriage, Woman Gives birth to twins

Pastor Mrs. Akin-Akinsanya pictured with her set of twins after reportedly waiting for a child for 18 years. Congrats to her! See another pic of her babies after the cut...

Abducted Girl Ese Oruru Speaks out, wants to Remain in Kano with her Lover

According to Premium Times, Ese Oruru, who was allegedly kidnapped from Bayelsa State to Kano, said she was not interested in reuniting with her family and denied reports that she was abducted from her home in Bayelsa State. In an exclusive audio recording obtained by the online publication today, the girl also said she eloped with her lover to Kano in order to convert to Islam.


“My name is Aisha Chuwas. I am 17-year-old. I came here to be a Muslim and I will stay here.”

Nigeria Industry Stakeholders at 18th Annual Africa Business Conference - Harvard Business School

NFF president Amaju Pinnick, Iyanya, Sarkodie, Ubi Franklin and Tope Esan all attended the 18th Annual Business Conference, at Harvard Business School, Boston. See more photos after the cut...

Kidnapped 14yr Old Ese Oruru Regains her Freedom, in Police Custody

14 year old Ese Oruru has regained her freedom. She was rescued from her abductor, Yinusa, who kidnapped her from her mother's shop in Bayelsa in August 2015, forced her to change her religion and married her. Ese is currently in police custody‎. 

Mummified Body of German adventurer Found inside Yacht

The mummified body of a German adventurer has been discovered inside an abandoned yacht, according to a report by Fox News. The body of 59-year-old Manfred Fritz Bajorat was found last Thursday slumped near the boat’s radio telephone after two fishermen off the coast of the Philippines alerted authorities to a drifting vessel. No one has seen the adventurer since 2009.

Check out Dino Melaye's New 3-Wheel Motorcycle that Caused Commotion in Abuja

I hope this is not bought with constituency allocation

Like Father Like Son: 2face Idibia's first Son is so Grown..and Working on his Music Talent

Nino will be the opening act at his mum, Adesunmbo Adeoye, Inspiring Change Convention, on March 5th.

NFF Releases 'Strong Worded' Statement Explaining it's Relationship with Sunday Oliseh

The Nigerian Football federation in a bid to clear the air on some misguided and wrongly dispersed information by some media outlets, has released a statement explaining everything about Oliseh's contract, his pre and post-contract issues with the NFF and other topics that have evolved ever since Oliseh tendered his resignation on Friday last week. Read the full statement published on their official website after  the cut...

Ben Bruce, Remi Sonaiya, Other Nigerians Come After the Kano Man Who Forcefully Abducted and Married 13years Old in Kano

Nigerians including Sen. Ben Murray Bruce and former Presidential candidate, Remi Sonaiya have come out on twitter to condemn the abduction of a 13 year old girl by a Kano-based man identified as Yinusa who took Ese from her mother's shop in Bayelsa in August 12th 2015, to Kano state where he has married her and forced her to change her religion to Islam. When interrogated Yinusa said Ese gave her consent to the marriage. He has also changed her name to Aisha.

NFF President says 'No More Home Based Coaches for Nigeria' Plans to sue Sunday Oliseh

Nigeria Football Federation president Amaju Pinnick has vowed not to employ a foreign coach to take charge of the Super Eagles again after Sunday Oliseh's handling of the job and resignation on social media while he was away at Zurich for FIFA's elections.

Amaju, who christened Sunday Oliseh 'Africa's Pep Guardiola' upon his appointment last year says the era of giving indigenious coaches a chance to head the Super Eagles is over, saying Samson Siasia will take over the team temporarily while the NFF look for the perfect 'foreign' replacement.

African Creative with the Use of Palm Kernel

In some village in the East...

Endtime Drama. See How Pastor Butchers Wife in Cold Blood (Graphic Photos)

This story was sent in by Chrys Anyanwu to LIB. Please read below...it's quite sad and horrific...
Delivered severally by God but rather chose to remain bound, the story of Pastor Mark Chukwudi Etiti of Victory Pentecostal Church Ogbaku in Mbaitolu L.G.A of Imo State. A secondary school dropout and redeemed wheelbarrow pusher turned pastor. The story of this self acclaimed man of God who hails from Agwa in Oguta, LGA of Imo State is one that elicits so many thoughts about the biblical end time and the rise of so many devil’s incarnate in the guise of Pastors whose sole aim is to deceive and defraud at every given opportunity.

'Don't Try to insult or Bully me on Social media, I will Defend Myself' - Caroline Danjuma

She shared this just a few minutes ago but has since taken it down...

Kendall Jenner Flashes Nipples at Milan fashion show...

The 20 year old model has followed in the footsteps of her model pal Gigi Hadid's latest runway look. Just few days after Gigi's embarrassing nip slip on the catwalk, Kendall showed both of hers in a sheer outfit as she walked for Bottega Veneta  in Saturday’s show at Milan Fashion Week.

Check Out Wizkid's 2nd Babymama Shares Photo with their Son, King Ayo

We still haven't seen Lil Man's face...Very Soon...

Nigerians Please Beware: Arm Robber in Disguise as FRSC Official Doesn't Carry Riffle..

Zuby Victor Udemba shared this photo of an armed man in FRSC uniform warning motorists to be careful but didn't say which area. What he wrote below:
"Motorists beware. Road Safety does not carry guns according to laws of Nigeria as of today. This is a suspected robber on the road with a road safety uniform"

55 Year Old British Marathon Runner Dies Metres Away from Finish Line

A British man, Mike Freeman, believed to be 55 years of age according to local reports died in Malta while running a marathon accompanied by his wife. The man according to Metro UK, complained of chest pain few weeks ago but was given the all clear to participate in the race by his doctor. More photos after the cut...

Doyin Okupe Claims Osinbajo Lied on his statement that GEJ didn't Build a Single Road

Former spokesperson to Former President Jonathan, Doyin Okupe, took to his Facebook page to react to the statement made by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Friday Feb 26th at the Fountain of Life Church in Ilupeju, Lagos, that the Federal government in the last 10 years did not construct a single road). According to Okupe, Osinbajo lied in church. What he wrote after the cut....

After Reading this Post, I think it is Time for Ladies Buy their Engagement Ring for themselves..

Ladies may start buying the engagement ring for themselves then tell the man who did the verbal proposal. Just my thought.

Church Members Claim Rev. King’s Death Sentence is Caused by Witches, Wizards

Members of Christian Praying Assembly (CPA) which was hitherto run by Chukwuemeka Ezeugo aka Reverend King, who was last Friday condemned to death by the Supreme court, have alleged that the apex's court final decision on the murder charges against him was the handiwork of witches and wizards.

According to the Nation, during the first church service after the Supreme Court decision at the Lagos headquarters of the church yesterday February 28th, one of the church Pastors, Ifeanyi King, who preached said

Nigeria Exchange Rate as of Today February 29th

This is the official rate of the dollar at the parallel market. Photo credit: Instagram@TheGuardian

See the Bangladeshi Man with Tree-Like Growths Removed from his Hand After three Hours of Surgery

26-year-old Abdul Bajandar from southern Bangladesh suffers from epidermodysplasia verruciformis, a condition so rare there are only three known cases in the world. The condition is dubbed 'Tree Man' because sufferers grow bark-like warts on their appendages. He successfully underwent surgery to remove the warts that first started to appear ten years ago from one of his hands.

'I have fought for 10 years and endured the pain,' I want to live like a normal person. I just want to be able to hold my daughter properly and hug her. It would be nice to eat with my own hands as well' Mr Bajandar said before the operation.

Iara Oshiomole Donates Relief Materials to IDP in Edo

First Lady of Edo state, Iara Oshiomole, on behalf of the Nigeria Customs Service, donated relief materials to people in an IDP camp in Edo state, recently. The Comptroller General of Customs, Armed Ali, was also at the ceremony where the items were donated. Continue to see more photos..

American Singer, Ciara Meets the Nigerian Student who did An Artwork of Her

Nigerian leading pencil Artsassin artist, Alesh Akeem who is a student and also CEO of Artsassin Nation, presented the Grammy Award winning singer's realistic portrait drawing last night at Eko hotel. See more photos after the cut...

See this Korean Statue that Depicts Jesus

This photo was shared by an IMGUR user by the username Geekologie. He said: 
"This is a Korean crucifix featuring a very muscular Jesus. I'm not entirely sure where it's located, but presumably outside the Church of Gains. Honestly, if Jesus really did look like that there probably never would have been a crucifixion, just "the day Jesus killed all the Romans swinging a cross."

Sudanese Female Suicide Bomber Captured in Libya with a Suicide Belt

A Sudanese female suicide bomber reportedly supporting the Islamic State was captured in Sabratha, Libya with explosive belt. Source: Terror Monitor

APC Member Reportedly Killed in Ikwerre, Rivers State

According to the person who shared the photo, the victim identified as Mr Chika, a member of APC in ward 11 Ozuaha, Ikwerre local government area of Rivers State was killed on Saturday, February 27 by unknown gunmen clad in police uniform. Graphic pic after the cut...

Pastor is Shot and Killed at the Altar by his Brother who was Sitting in Congregation

William Schooler, 70 (right), a pastor at St Peter's Missionary Baptist in Dayton, Ohio was shot and killed by his brother while service was in session at the church. The choir was singing when the suspect, 69-year-old Daniel (left), got up, followed the pastor and shot him as he got behind the pulpit. He died at the scene from his injuries.

23, 846 Ghost Workers Removed from Government Payroll, Saves FG N2.293bn

No fewer than 23, 846 ghost workers have been removed from the Federal government's payroll, saving the government N2.293 billion from the total salary bill for the ministries, departments and agencies MDAs for February 2016. According to the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, who disclosed this over the weekend, Bank Verification Exercise and enrolment to the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS) exposed ghost workers that have hitherto been collecting salaries in various MDAs.

Man Allegedly Shot Dead by Customs Officers while Smuggling in Bags of Rice

According to a reliable source, this happened yesterday afternoon February 28th at Illela Road, Sokoto. The driver of the vehicle was allegedly shot dead by customs officers as he smuggled bags of rice. He refused to stop when asked to...which allegedly resulted to his vehicle being shot at. Pic of the man after the cut *warning - graphic content*...

Vincent Enyeama Rules out Return to the Super Eagles Despite Oliseh's Resignation

Lille Osc of France goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama has ruled out making an emotional return to the Super Eagles of Nigeria despie Sunday Oliseh's resignation as head coach last week Friday.
Enyeama and Sunday Oliseh had some quarrels and arguments during the coach's short stint as coach leading to the retirement of Vincent Enyeama and his compatriot Emmanuel Emenike last year.
Reports had emerged Enyeama will be called out of retirement by the new super Eagles coach Samson Siasia , but he has now refuted those reports saying he will not come back to the national team fold.
''I don't want to talk about this issue again. I think my earlier decision stands,''
He told Brila Fm.

Ciara Dazzles in See-through Top at Event in Lagos

Ciara pictured with Darey Art Alade at Eko Hotel where she is to perform this evening at Love Like A Movie 3, Darey’s flagship dance party concert. Sporting a see-through blouse, Ciara teased the imagination of onlookers showing off her fit bod. See more photos after the cut...

Ritualistic Killed this Girl and Remove Her Heart and Dump her Body on a Farm (Very Graphic)

These photos were shared on Facebook a few days ago. The story is that ritualists opened this unfortunate girl's stomach and removed her heart. Can't confirm where exactly this happened and when. The photo is extremely graphic *viewer discretion is advised*

2016 Academy Awards Red Carpet, Chris Rocks shades Jada and Will Smith

A list stars graced the red carpet at the 88th Annual Academy Awards in Hollywood, Calif., on Feb. 28th for the biggest awards in the Industry. Every name you could think of was in attendance.
This year's Oscar's host, Chris Rock took shots at Jada and Will Smith for boycotting the Oscars He said:

'Will Smith is complaining because he didn't get nominated for Concussion. 'If he wants it all about merit, can we complain about the $20 million he got for Wild Wild West,' said Rock.
He then took a swipe at Smith's wife. He said:
'Jada Pinkett Smith boycotting the Oscars is like me boycotting Rhianna's panties. 'You can't boycott something no one invited you to'

Oscars Protesters Line up Outside the Award Show

Protesters led by the Rev Al-Sharpton lined near the celebrity drop-off for the Oscar Awards to protest the lack of diversity among this year's nominees. The crowd were about 300 armed with signs and boom boxes.

Leonardo DiCaprio Finally wins an Oscar!!

After 25 years of acting and several nominations, actor Leonardo DiCaprio has finally won an Oscar for Best Actor for his role in the movie The Revenant. Another photo after the cut..

I’m Done with the Super Eagles- Emmanuel Emenike

According to Sportinglife, former Super Eagles forward and West Ham FC of England’s striker who was offered to be the new Super Eagles coach has rejected the offer. He revealed last night that he's done with the Super Eagles and not going back.
He said:

“I’m done with the Super Eagles, and I am making it clear again that I am not going back.”It’s my decision and I am not going to reverse it, I am sorry if I have offended anybody regarding this but no Eagles return for me. “Like I said, I didn’t quit because of anybody, it was a personal decision. Oliseh didn’t force me out of  the Super Eagles as it was reported, I dont need anybody to speak with me before I take a decision.  It was my decision and I won’t reverse it""

Oscars 2016: Complete List of Winners!

The 88th Annual Academy Awards will be held on Sunday, February 28, at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. Mad Max won the most awards during the night. It won Best Film Editing, Best Sound Mixing, Best Costume Design, Best Sound Editing, Best Production Design and Best Makeup and Hairstyling
Read the complete list of winners below: