Tuesday, January 31, 2017

#WeWillProtest: 2face Addresses Protest issue on Facebook Live

Despite the huge criticisms he's getting, 2face Idibia is not backing down from the planned February 5, 2017 nationwide protest. He has just addressed the issue with his fans on Facebook live a few minutes ago saying the protest will go on as planned. In the 11-minute long video, 2fcae Idibia says,

You May Not Like It, But "2face" is a Trending Topic on Twitter as Nigerians Support 'The Protest'

The Blackface rant earlier today about the planned protest led by 2face Idibia on February 5, 2017 seems to have encouraged more Nigerians to support the peaceful protest. At the moment, 2face Idibia is a trending topic on Nigerian Twitter with more and more Nigerians encouraging and supporting the protest. See what they are saying after the cut....

2face Idibia Much Talked About Protest will now hold on Feb. 6 when Buhari Resumes

The planned Nationwide protest scheduled for February 5, has now been moved to February 6, 2017. The reason for the 24-hour shift is for the protest to co-incide with the date President Buhari will resume work.

Buhari is currently on a 10-day medical vacation in the United Kingdom and he's expected back the country on Monday February 6, 2017

Nigerian Man Arraigned in Cambodia Court for Fraud

Nigerian national and a Cambodian were arraigned before the Phnom Penh Municipal Court on Friday, January 27, for their involvement in a scheme to steal $300 from a Cambodian woman through a fake promotional contest.
 

37-year-old Uchechukwu Vincent and 27-year-old Sarim Kunthea had been charged with fraud after being sued by Keo Sotheary, 28, and arrested on September 8, 2016.

5-Year-Old Iranian American Boy Handcuffed and Held for 5 Hours at Airport in US Because he Could be a 'Security Threat'

A five-year-old boy was detained at Washington DC's Dulles airport on Saturday after President Trump signed the executive order banning citizens of some countries. The boy was handcuffed and held for five hours, an act which Donald Trump's Press secretary, Sean Spencer, has defended.

Spencer said: “To assume that just because of someone’s age and gender that they don’t pose a threat would be misguided and wrong."

Mary Tyler Moore's Death Certificate Reveals Multiple Causes of Death

According to the just released death certificate of late Mary Tyler Moore, she died from cardiopulmonary arrest brought on by 3 other serious medical condition.

The other contributing factors to her death include aspiration pneumonia, hypoxia (lack of oxygen to her tissues) and diabetes mellitus.

"Leave Pres. Buhari Alone"- Coalition of Civil Society Groups Stage Protest in Abuja

A coalition of civil society groups in Nigeria are currently staging a rally in Abuja, calling for prayers and support for President Buhari. See more photos after the cut...

Taye Taiwo Joins FC Lausanne Sport of Switzerland

Super Eagles left-back and former AC Milan defender, Taye Taiwo has joined FC Lausanne Sport of Switzerland after the Swiss club agreed to sign him til the end of the 2016/2017 season.

Taye Taiwo, 31, spent the previous season playing for HJK Helsinki but has now joined Les Blanc and will help them improve their defensive line up.

Nigerian Pastor Donates 3.5M to Sick Entertainers

On Sunday January 29, 2017, Pastor Chris Okafor of the Liberation Church presented a cheque of 3.5 million naira to the SNAF (Save Nollywood Actors Foundation) Team led by Ejiro Okurame to take care of ailing Nigerian Entertainers

Some of the ailing entertainers who may benefit from the grant include:

Biafra Times Publisher, 9 others Arrested and Arraigned on Sedition Charges

The publisher of Biafra Times and nine others were on Monday, arraigned before a Lagos Magistrates Court in Ikeja for allegedly publishing and circulating seditious and malicious publication.

The accused, Peter Eke, the publisher, Jamiu Eke, Azeez Ayoola, Akeem Adebakin, Bisi Akeem, Adewumi Temitope, Sakiru Folorunsho, Rafiu Qudus, Kunle Olusola, and Ayodeji Odunyinbo, were arrested on Sunday night, January 29th, at a room located at no 33 Oguntolu Street, Somolu.

Divided we Stand! Some Nigerians are Planning a Counter Rally to that of Feb. 5th

While the Feb. 5th protest a lot of celebrities including 2face are supporting is against the policies of this government, another set of Nigerians are planning a different rally that will celebrate the policies of this government. Both rally will happen on same day February 5th.

Zimbabwean Football Star, Onisimor Bhasera Cheats Death, Survives Car Crash

International football star, Onismor Bhasera has escaped with minor bruises after he was involved in a car accident in Zimbabwe on Monday, January 30, 2017.

Quebec Mosque Attack Suspect Charged with Six Counts of Murder

A French-Canadian university student known for far-right nationalist views was charged with six counts of murder over the shooting rampage at a Quebec City mosque on Sunday.

The 27-year-old suspect identified as Alexandre Bissonnette made a brief court appearance and did not enter a plea on the attack which left six people dead and 19 others wounded during evening prayers.

Did Uber CEO Snitches on Other CEOs after he Receives Backlash for Supporting Donald Trump?

Uber CEO, Travis Kalanick, has refused to go down alone after he received backlash for supporting Donald Trump and he proceeded to expose other CEOs who also support Trump.

In an email to his staff on Saturday, Kalanick said that the company opposes the executive orders by Trump and will compensate affected employees. But he did not stop there, he went on to reveal in detail the names and companies of other CEOs who support and serve as advisers to Donald Trump.

Pharrell Williams and Wife Welcome Triplet

American singer, Pharrell Williams and his wife Helen Lasichanh have welcomed a set of triplet. Vanity Fair exclusively gathered that the couple who already have an 8 year-old son welcomed their bundles of joy early January. However, the rep who spoke with magazine declined to reveal neither the gender of the babies nor their names but confirmed that they are happy and healthy.

Trump's America! Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky Offers free Housing to Banned Refugees, Travelers

A lot of US tech companies are against Donald Trump's travel ban decision and doing everything they can to help people affected. The billionaire CEO of AirBnB, who says he's also an immigrant, is now offering free accomodation for refugees and those affected by the ban...



Tweet of the Day!

Interesting...

US President insulting Fellow Politicians on Twitter..

What the Heck!!! He doesn't even try to act presidential...

Protest as Hausa Vendor kills commercial Bus Driver in Lagos Over N30 Debt

An Hausa noodles seller identified as Adamu allegedly killed a commercial bus driver, Olalekan Adeleke following a disagreement over N30, in Igando area of Lagos, last Sunday night. 

Adamu reportedly hit the deceased with a plank with nails on the head, while trying to escape from him after paying the said debt. He fell and died on the spot.

Marriage scam: Nigerian Man Arrested in India for Duping Australian National out of $95,000 on Dating Site

Telangana Crime Investigation Department (CID) has arrested a 31-year-old Nigerian national Mohammed Hassani(31) and his Hyderabadi associate, Mohsin Agha (29) for swindling a 60-year-old Australian citizen, Gregory David Sim out of $95,000 with the help of a Nigerian woman.

Trump's America: U.S Football Captain Michael Bradley Comes for Donald Trump Over his immigration Ban

Captain of the US men's football team, Michael Bradley, who is also son of legendary U. S footballer Bob Bradley, and has made more than 125 appearances for the men’s national team, has reacted to U.S President Donald Trump's decision to sign a new law that temporarily bans immigrants from 7 countries like Iran,  Iraq and Libya that are considered 'terror prone'.

Antonio Banderas Rushed to Hospital Following Heart Scare

Spanish actor, Antonio Banderas, was rushed to St Peter's Hospital in Chertsey on Thursday after he began experiencing excruciating pain in his chest while exercising at his home in Surrey. Paramedics were called in following the heart scare to help convey Antonio to the hospital.

New photos of Flamboyant Endtime Pastor, Tom Samson, his hummer Limousine and Famous red carpet

Biko what is the significance of that red carpet? The flamboyant pastor shared these new photos on his Facebook page today. See more after the cut...

"We Christians are not Powerless, we Can Fight" -Pastor Chris Okafor Speaks on Ongoing Religious Crisis

Weeks after Apostle Johnson Suleman spoke strongly against the religious crisis in Southern Kaduna, another clergyman, Chris Okafor who is the senior pastor of Mountain of Liberation and Miracle Ministries (MLMM), has come out to condemn the attacks, saying Christians are not powerless as they can fight as well. Okafor said this while preaching at his church recently.

Meet the Abuja Gym Instructor Who Took Two Slaps From a Female Customer and Didn't Retaliate

Dear men, please emulate this gym instructor, please! No matter how much you are provoked, never raise your hands on a woman. Just see the muscle on him, imagine if he'd retaliated when that woman slapped him twice at the gym in Abuja. Just imagine the damage he would have caused. We need more men like this. God bless you kind sir. Read the press statement from the gym after the cut...

Tech Companies Condemn Trump's Travel Ban...some vow to help fund Law Suits against the US President

Read the report from CNN below...

Four of America's biggest tech companies warned their employees about the ban. And leaders throughout the industry, where foreign-born entrepreneurs are central to its success, condemned the decree.

Nigeria Customs Reportedly Seize 49 Boxes Containing 661 Pieces of Pump Action Rifles

Officers of the Nigeria Customs Service in Lagos have seized 49 boxes containing 661 pieces of Pump Action Rifles found a inside container. The items were seized this morning. Photo credit: Ifunanya Eze

Poll on Trump's Travel Ban Shows more Support for Him by Americans

Despite the outrage and protests against the ban and extreme vetting of 7 Muslim populated countries, a Poll taken early this month by Quinnipiac University showed majority support for a general expression of President Trump's controversial plan to halt immigration from 'terror-prone' countries by 48% to 42%. Some supporters even suggested creating a Muslim registry for refugees who are allowed into the country.

Oh Happy Day! One Year After he Was Rescued, Akwa Ibom Child Branded a Witch Starts School

Exactly one year ago, Danish aid worker Anja Ringgren Loven was photographed giving water to a severely emaciated child. The then 2-year-old boy was rescued in Akwa Ibom State after he was branded a witch by his family and left to starve to death.

Dad Beats Up Young Man Who Asked his 9 Yr Old Daughter to Twerk for Him (VIDEO)

There's a video circulating online showing an Illinois father beating up a young man who he claimed asked his 9 year old daughter to ‘Twerk for him’. After beating the young man, the infuriated father made him remove his clothes and “twerk” on video. The dad is getting for the beat down, as he should. Only God knows what else the man would have asked the 9 year old to do if he hadn't been caught. See the video after the cut...

MUST READ Internet Fight Between Kemi Olumloyo and Georgina Onuoha

Two days ago, Kemi Olunloyo called out U.S-based Nigerian actress, Georgina Onuoha, to come out to clear her name on the $10m bailout funds scandal Gov. Okowa lost to mistress.

Movie Producer, Emem Isong, Shares Cute Photo With her Hubby and Their Children

Emem had her grown up son from a previous relationship while her set of twins, a boy and a girl, is by her husband, Misodi Akama.

Malawi C Jails Man who Raped Woman in Presence of Her Husband

The Phalombe First Grade Court in Malawi has sentenced a 31-year-old man to 168 months(14 years) in prison for raping a 32-year-old woman in presence of her husband. The man identified as Patrick Kamoto was said to have raped the woman on Sunday, January 8,  2017.

Abuja Woman Slaps Gym Instructor Twice During Outburst at the Gym (VIDEO)

Kudos to whoever this man is. He was slapped twice by the woman and he didn't attempt to retaliate, just kept his cool. And whoever this woman is, have some sense and decorum, you don't go about slapping people because you're angry.

"Let us educate the illetrate" Blackface Shares Post in which 2face was Blasted for Planning a Protest Against Pres Buhari

Former Plantashun Boiz member Blackface, who has been feuding with his former bandmate, 2face, is apparently not in support of the February 5th protest 2face is heavily involved in. He shared a post written by one Dr Bunmi Awoyemi who lambasted 2face, on his IG page. See the post after the cut......

Kenyan Couple Who Wore Just T-shirts on Their Wedding Go on An All Expense Paid Honeymoon (PHOTOS)

Wilson Wanjohi Mutura and Anne Muhonja's wedding photos went viral after they wore  just plain red t-shirts on their KSh 100 wedding.
Several companies and individuals who fell in love with their humble wedding have come forward with offers of a fully paid luxury honeymoon and so much more.BONFIRE ADVENTURES AND EVENTS offered an all expense paid honeymoon package, and they have fulfilled the promise by flying the couple to their dream honeymoon. More photos after the cut...

Monday, January 30, 2017

Breaking! Donald Trump isn't Here to Play! He Just Fired the Acting Attorney General for Defying his Executive Order

President Donald Trump has fired acting Attorney General Sally Yates, for ordering the Justice Department not to defend Trump's executive order on the refugee ban, read Here

130-year-old Harvard Law Review elects Nigeria's Imelme Umana as first black woman president

The revered Harvard Law Review (HLR) has finally elected its first Black woman, Nigeria's Imelme Umana, as president after 130 years.
It would be recalled that former US President Barack Obama became the first black man elected as HLR’s president back in 1990.

Umana is a doctorate candidate at Harvard Law School.

Acting Attorney General Defies Pres. Trump and Orders Justice Dept. Not to Defend Refugee Ban

Acting Attorney General of the United States, Sally Q. Yates, who was appointed by the Obama administration, pending when Senate approves Pres. Donald Trump's nominee, Jeff Sessions.
Yates ordered the Justice Department on Monday not to defend President Trump’s executive order on immigration in court. Directly defying her boss' order. She said:

Check Out the Bizzare Way Most Adults Relax in Japan (PHOTOS)

A new craze is taking Japan by storm and sees adults wrapped up like babies and swayed from side-to-side. The bizarre-looking therapy called Otonamaki is becoming popular especially with new mums.

Obama Backs Anti-Trump Protests, Says 'American Values are at Stake'

Former US President Barack Obama released a statement today Monday Jan. 30th supporting the protests going on around the country against Donald Trump's ban on travelers and refugees entering the US from 7 Muslim-majority countries.

Six People Killed and Several Wounded in 'Terrorist' Attack on Quebec Mosque

                             
Quebec City (AFP) - Gunmen stormed into a Quebec mosque during evening prayers and opened fire on dozens of worshippers, killing six and wounding eight in what Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau condemned as a "terrorist attack." Police arrested the two assailants following the shooting Sunday inside the Islamic Cultural Center in a busy district of Quebec City, police spokeswoman Christine Coulombe said.

Muslim Ban: Journalist Who Said She Fears Hilary Clinton More Than Trump Now Feels "Overwhelmed and Powerless"

Rania Khalek, who describes herself as Independent journalist, once tweeted that she was more afraid of former US presidential candidate, Hilary Clinton than President Donald Trump.

"You Had Sex With all Manner of Girls Without Condoms" - Nigerian Professor Blasts 2face Over Protest Against the FG

A Nigerian professor, Akindele Adetoye took to his Facebook page to blast 2face Idibia for planning to lead a nationwide protest against the FG next month.Read what he wrote after the cut...

White House Considering Asking Foreign Visitors for Intimate Details Like Social Media Info and Phone Contacts

Following President Trump's executive order on immigration, Stephen Miller, the White House policy director revealed to officials of the State Department, Customs and Border Patrol, Department of Homeland Security and others that Trump is deeply committed to the executive order and has the support of the public.