Monday, October 31, 2016

Former Man.U Star Becomes a Catholic Deacon

Former Manchester and Northern Ireland football star, Philip Mulryne has been ordained as a deacon in the Catholic Church.  The 38 year old who earned 27 caps for his country and also represented Norwich, Leyon Orient, King’s Lynn and Cardiff City was ordained by the Archbishop of Dublin, Diarmuid Martin, on Saturday and is now a member of the Dominican Order.

That Moment When Olympic Swimmer, Michael Phelps' Walked Down the Aisle with His Bride

Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps and former Miss California USA Nicole Johnson, walked down the aisle in a lavish outdoor ceremony in Cabo on Saturday after secretly getting married on June 13th, in Arizona in the United States. The Olympic legend posted a picture of the ceremony on Instagram on Sunday which he captioned: 'My best friend.... I love you!!' His wife, now Nicole Phelps also shared a photo from the ceremony which she captioned: "Truly the happiest day of my life". Another photo after the cut...

See Tupac's Handwritten Letter Sent from Prison Sells for Over $170,000

A handwritten letter by late rapper, Tupac Shakur, which he wrote while he was in prison at New York’s Clinton Correctional Facility in 1995 has been sold recently for $172,725. The four-page letter was addressed to former Death Row Records employee Nina Bhadreshwar to be published for the youth to read..
The title of the letter was: “Is Thug Life Dead?”

$2.1b Arms Deals: Dasuki intends to Call former Pres. Goodluck Jonathan as Witness

Former National Security Adviser (NSA) Sambo Dasuki, who is currently on trial for alleged mismanagement of $2.1 billion arms funds, says he intends to invite former President Goodluck Jonathan as his witness.
Jonathan has in the past condemned the charges against Dasuki, claiming that there is no way the ex-NSA could have stolen about $2.2billion funds for arms.

Dr. Jonathan said:

Check Out Chris Brown's cCoset

The singer shared the photo above and captioned it: "I know why u mad!"

Young Man Puts Bleach in his Pregnant Girlfriend's Water Bottle in Order to Kill Unwanted Two-Month-Old Fetus

20 year old Theophilous Washington, a student of Millersville University in rural Pennsylvania, was charged with attempted murder after authorities in the school learnt that he poisoned his pregnant girlfriend's glass of water with bleach in an attempt to abort the 2-months pregnancy his girlfriend was carrying.

Ritualist and the Season: Man Carrying Human head Arrested in Ghana

An unidentified man was apprehended on Sunday by the police after he was caught with a severed head of a lady at the Greater Accra campaign launch of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP).

According to several reports, the man who was almost killed by an angry mob before the intervention of the police, was caught carrying the severed head in a polythene bag to the campaign ground. The man is presently at the community 1 Police Station for investigation...

Troops Arrest Boko Haram Terrorists Drugs Supplier

Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole on patrol from Bama to Pulka, intercepted suspected Boko Haram terrorists drugs and other logistics suppliers from Firgi and Zawan axis, Bama Local Government Area of Borno State, at suspected Boko Haram terrorists crossing point, trying to cross into Sambisa forest today afternoon.

Suspended Onojie of Uromi Reconcile with the Woman He Allegedly Assaulted

Few days ago the governor of Edo state suspended the Onojie of Uromi, His Royal Highness Anselm O Aidenojie for 7 days for allegedly assaulting a married woman, Mrs Betty Okoebor. The Onojie in company of some notable persons has reconciled with the assaulted woman and her family members. Photos from the reconciliation meeting above...

Photographer Shoots Photos of Naked People Standing with the Head to Reflect how Doald Trump has Turned the World Upside Down

Photographer, Spencer Tunick has taken pictures of 20 naked people standing with their head to reflect how the rise of Donald Trump is turning the world upside down.

The photo-shoot which he called 'Inversion' was done on the outskirts of San Miguel de Allende as part  of Mexico's day of the Dead celebrations.

Graphic Photos: Bodies of Dead African Migrants Wash Up on Libyan Shores

Hopefully non of your family member was enroute to Europe through desert journey? On Saturday, October 29th, 11 bodies of dead African migrants washed up on the shores of Janzour, the western suburb of Tripoli and the numbers are on the rise.

The municipal council has called on Libyan authorities to deal with the bodies. Municipal member Abdul-Salam Abu Gharsa said they are confused about what to do with the bodies.

That Moment When Iyanya Made a Great Decision to Join Mavin' - DonJazzy

Iyanya announced today that he has joined Mavin Records. Many felt starting his own label would have made more sense, but Don Jazzy doesn't agree with that. What's your thoughts on this?

Now they are Comparing Buhari's Daughter's Wedding with that of Former President Jonathan's Daughter


Female Goalkeeper of Gambia Women's National Team Dies While Attempting to Cross to Europe by Boat from Libya

Gambia Sports commission is in a shock following the sudden death of Fatim Jawara. Jawara, goalkeeper to the country's women's national team, met her death while attempting to cross to Europe by boat from Libya where she is believed to have spent weeks in a secluded camp.

That Moment When Ugandan President Surprises Villagers by Fetching Water on a Bicycle

President of Uganda, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni was pictured doing the unusual this morning when he was spotted by villagers fetching water on a bicycle in a Kawumu village, Luweero District, of Uganda.

The president did this to create awareness on his ‘Operation Wealth Creation’ agenda of drip irrigation for crops.

Check out Traditional Attire Photos of the Children Formally Accused of Witchcraft in Akwa Ibom

Remember some children from Akwa Ibom State, who were isolated by their parents for alleged witch craft but were later rescued by Child's Right And Rehabilitation Network (CRARN). The lovely kids were pictured having a presentation this weekend while dressed in their conventional trado-dance attire. The pictures were shared on Facebook. See more photos after the cut....

Meet the Man who Changed his Name to iPhone 7 to Get a Free iPhone 7

Recently after an electronic outlet in Ukraine offered to give free iPhone7 to anyone willing to change their legal name to iPhone 7, a 20 year old, Olexander Turin who was up to the challenge literally changed his name to iPhone Sim (Seven) on his passport to receive the new apple phone.

Check out President Buhari's Swag when he was Federal Commissioner for Petroleum

See the boot cut trouser!  This photo was taken when he was Honourable Federal Commissioner for Petroleum & Natural Resources of Nigeria. 1976 - 1978.

Venezuelan President Threatens to Jail Political Opponents if they Call for his Removal

Venezuela President, Nicolas Maduro has threatened to jail his political opponents if they call for trial to remove him from Power.

This came after opposition leaders and hundreds of thousands of protesters took to the streets on Wednesday to protest against the president, as the country’s economic crisis continues to deepen food and medicine shortages, prompting opposition lawmakers to threaten to put the President on trial for violating democracy.

Don't Drag Buhari into Judges' Arrest - Presidency

The Presidency has advised journalists and other Nigerians to stop linking President Muhammadu Buhari to the legal travails of some recently arrested Judges in the country.

President Mahama Confers Adenuga With Ghana's Highest Civilian Honour

Ghana’s President John Mahama (right) congratulating the Chairman of Globacom, Dr Mike Adenuga Jr. after conferring on him Ghana’s highest national civilian honour, the Companion Of The Star Of Ghana (CSG) in Accra on Saturday.
Globacom Chairman, Dr. Mike Adenuga Jr, has been awarded Ghana’s highest civil award, the Companion of the Star of Ghana (CSG).

See How this Woman Who Allegedly Killed her Children Attempts Suicide in Court

30 year old Hasifa Nakato, accused of killing her two children in Kamuli district, Uganda tried to kill herself by trying to jump into the latrine during her case hearing last week.

She feigned stomach upset and just before her charges were read to her, asked the magistrate to let her use the latrine. The magistrate granted her a 5 minutes recces and some police officers took her to the latrine where she attempted to jump into the pit toilet.

Check Out Mark Zuckerberg & Family for Halloween


Former Nigerian Cleaner Jailed for Using Forged Passport to Claim Over £34,000 in Benefits


A 54-year-old Nigerian man, who fraudulently claimed more than £34,000 in benefits with a Nigerian alter ego, was on Friday, October 28th, sentenced to 10 months in prison. Adebola Adesanwo, is a naturalised UK citizen but as a dual-national, also has a Nigerian passport. 

Mariah Carey Says for the 10 Months she was Engaged to James Packer, She Never Slept with him

Mariah Carey met billionaire business man James Packer in 2015 and they got engaged in January 2016. For all the time they were together, over a year, Mariah's camp says she didn't sleep with him as she doesn't do pre-marital sex. Read the report from TMZ below...

Barack Obama's Half Brother Slams Him and Hillary Clinton on Twitter, Says he will Vote for Trump

US President, Barack Obama's brother Malik Obama announced that he has been verified on Twitter and took several digs at his half brother, Barack, he called him a liar and claimed that Barack mistreated his mother when she visited the White House. He also accused Hillary Clinton and her campaign of lying and deceiving the American people. Asking people to vote for Trump. Read his tweets after the cut...

Check out this Major Throwback photo of Basketmouth & Teju Babyface

Before boys became men! Elsie shared this old photo of her husband Basketmouth and his colleague, comedian and TV host, Teju Babyface via Snapchat.

Sunday, October 30, 2016

Kannywood do their Worst as the Banned Actress, Rahama Sadau, on Hollywood Set with Akon, others

After she was banned from Kannywood for featuring in a romantic musical video, Rahama Sadau, was invited to a Hollywood set by international music star, Akon and prolific movie director, Jeta Amata. See more photos of her on the set after the cut...

WTF: See What a Cameroonian Woman Strapped on her Back While Boarding a Bus

That's a chicken! haha! Photo credit: Kathleen Ndongmo...

WTF: Nigeria with Copy Copy Work... this was Spotted in front of a House in Abuja

A Twitter user spotted these Nigerian security men manning a house at Gana street, Abuja all decked in the Queen's Guard uniform of red tunics and bearskins hats. 

US Warns its Citizens to Avoid Traveling to Turkey, Orders Departure of family Members of Employees of US Consulate

The United States State Department has ordered the employees of the US Consulate in Istanbul, Turkey to ensure their family members leave the country following Intelligence information of threats on American citizens from radical terrorist groups in Istanbul.The US department of State also warned its citizens already in Turkey to be careful while those outside the country should avoid traveling there as they could be attacked at any time.

WTF: Whose Brother or Sister is this?

With all due respect, is this person male or female? Looks like the photo was taken at Lagos Fashion and Design week. Credit: NG Twitter.

This Ugandan Man Wants the Government to Authorize his Locally Made 'Missile' Test

A 28-year old man in Hoima District, Uganda, Anatoli Kiiza, has asked the government to legally authorize him to test his locally made weapons. Kiiza states that he has manufactured and upgraded a missile which he can test if the government permits him to do so.

He claims to have 'researched on the internet' how missiles are made in countries like USA,China and North Korea. “I have manufactured and upgraded a missile. I can also manufacture a rocket launcher,” he said.

Funmi Iyanda and Betty Irabor React to Pastor Sam Adeyemi's 'Sin is the Root cause of Mental illness' Tweet

I stand to disagree too with Pastor Sam Adeyemi, but See more tweets after the cut...

OMG: Kenyan Man Pours hot Water on Wife's Private Parts...without Any Provocation

A 30-year-old mother of two from Kianamu Village in Embu County, Kenya, is nursing serious burns on her thighs and private parts after her husband poured hot water on her. Catherine Wakere was taken to Siakago Level Four Hospital last Wednesday, two weeks after the attack. Her upper right thigh and her private parts had started developing infections when she was taken to the hospital.

Twitter Users Go After Pst Sam Adeyemi 'Demonizes' Mental illness by Saying 'Sin is the Root Cause of Mental illness'

Popular Pastor, Sam Adeyemi of Daystar Christian Center, caused controversy today, during the Sundaymorning's service as he preached that sin was the root cause of mental illness, there was a link between physical and spiritual well-being and that the foundational solution to mental health was 'salvation'.

Amazing Story of One of the Survivors of 2006 ADC Plane Crash in Abuja Which Killed 96 People tells his Amazing Story

On October 29th, 2006, a Boeing 737 operated by ADC Airlines crashed near the Abuja airport shortly after takeoff, claiming so many lives, including that of the then Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammadu Maccido.

The flight carrying 100 passengers and five crew members departed Lagos to Sokoto with an intermediate stop in Abuja.

I Made you a Billionaire- Obasanjo tells African's Richest Woman, Folorunsho Alakija

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo yesterday told Mrs Folorunsho Alakija who is Africa’s richest woman, that his administration made her among the many billionaire Nigeria presently has. 

The former President who was a guest speaker at the 2016 Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Forum, said this while reacting to claims by Alakija that the Obasanjo administration frustrated her moves to explore the oil sector after getting her oil license from the lae military dictator, Sani Abacha.

Graphic Photos: Troops Foil Another Suicide Bomb Attack on Bakassi IDP Camp in Maiduguri

Days after a female suicide bomber attacked the Bakassi IDP camp in Maiduguri, Borno state, a male suicide bomber attempted to attack the same IDP camp today. Thankfully, he wasn't lucky as the troops moved in quickly to neutralize the bomb on him. Read a statement from the Army spokesperson, Col S.K Usman below...
At about 9.00am this morning, troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE deployed behind Bakassi Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camp, Damboa road, Maiduguri, on security duty, intercepted and killed a male suicide bomber who had attempted to sneak through the troops’ inner parapet towards the IDP camp.

Lagos State Government to Employ 1000 Graduates as Bus Conductors, Puts them on N50k Salary

Lagos state Ministry of Transportation in conjunction with the Bus Conductors Association of Nigeria, BCAN, plans to employ 1000 graduates as bus conductors in the state. President of BCAN, Comrade Israel Ade Adeshola said their association and the state government is working towards making the Bus Conducting profession one for only trained bus conductors and also make it more lucrative and attractive.
In an interview with Vanguard, Adeshola said 

This Man forgot to die and then Went from a Homeless Heroin Addict to a Millionaire Juice Mogul

This is the amazing story of Khalil Rafati. He's the multimillionaire owner of the LA health juice empire, SunLife Organics. But would you believe that just 13 years ago, he was a homeless convicted felon, addicted to heroin, covered in ulcers, and weighing 106 pounds (left). He nearly died twice, once from an overdose of heroine. Eventually he became sober and started a health drink business that has now expanded to 6 juice bar locations in LA. Read his amazing story after the cut...

Saturday, October 29, 2016

NEMA Confirms 9 Dead, 24 injured in Maiduguri Twin Bomb Blasts

Mary J Blige's estranged husband Kendu Isaacs is asking for $150k a month from her as alimony so he can keep up his lifestyle as they face a very bitter divorce. Many people think Kendu is being unreasonable with his demands but his daughter thinks her dad deserves a big chunk of Mary J’s fortune. In an interview with Official A O, Briana said:

NEMA Confirms 9 Dead, 24 injured in Maiduguri Twin Bomb Blasts

National Emergency Management Agency has confirmed the death of 9 people killed in twin bomb attacks in Maiduguri, Borno state this morning.