Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Osinbajo Appoints Dangote, Peterside, Fashola into the Nigeria Industrial Policy and Competitiveness Advisory Council.

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday inaugurated the 36-man board members of the  Nigeria Industrial Policy and Competitiveness Advisory Council at the state house Abuja. Among those who were inaugurated into the board include billionaire businessman Aliko Dangote, Atedo Petrside, Minister of Power Works and Housing Babatunde Fashola amongst others. See the full list of the members of the council after the cut...

We Want Biafra because Nigeria is Not functioning and can Never Function- IPOB Leader, Nnamdi Kanu Says

Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, says the demand for the secession of the South East from Nigeria is because the nation seems not to be functioning and can never function. Kanu said this in an interview with Al-Jazeerah ,to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Biafran war yesterday May 30th.

After 35 Years of Marriage, Nigerian Couple Take their Dream Pre-Wedding Photos

After 35 years of marriage with four children and four grandchildren, former secondary school teacher, Mr Kolawole and his wife, got their dreamed destination pre-wedding photo session in Canada courtesy of their photographer son, Jide Kola.

“KOK and his sweetheart had the destination prewedding session they never had.”Jide wrote So lovely! See more of their beautiful photos after the cut ...

President Buhari to Bequeath a Better Future to Nigerian Youths- Femi Adesina

Senior Special Assistant to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, says President Buhari would bequeath a better future to Nigerian youths when he eventually leaves office. Adesina said this after receiving a Golden Leadership Award from the National Youths Advocacy for Good Governance Initiative in Abuja yesterday. Speaking after receiving the award, Adesina said;

Choi, this is a Pre-Wedding Shoot?

Uh-uh!

Comedian, Julius Agwu & wife, Ibiere Celebrate 9th Wedding Anniversary

9 years and two beautiful children later, Comedian, Julius Agwu and his wife Ibiere are celebrating their wedding anniversary. In a post on his Instagram page seconds ago, Julius wrote; "It's ... 9years of marriage and we would still be here. God, you are the redeemer and keeper... please keep us together in Jesus Mighty name, Amen." See Ibiere's message after the cut...

Naked Man Spotted Lounging Nonchalantly in Spanish Airport

Security cameras at Son Sant Joan Airport, Majorca picked up footage of a naked man out and about in the facility without a care in the world. He was seen seated in the arrival halls before getting up and walking towards the toilets. By the time airport officials viewed the CCTV footage, the man had disappeared and could not be traced. 

'Horny' Camels Attract Attention as they Mate Publicly in the Middle of a Desert Motorway in Dubai

Two 'horny' camels caused light traffic in a desert motorway in Dubai after they decided to give viewers a show by mating. Motorists filmed and took photos of the grunting female being mounted by her partner, before driving off. See more after the cut..

Zari Hassan's Billionaire Ex-husband, Ivan Semwanga Buried with Cash

Uganda's billionaire businessman and Zari's former husband, Ivan Ssemwanga was buried with money thrown into the grave by family and friends. The flamboyant tycoon died recently at age 40. More photos after the cut..

Two Days After winning the German Cup, Borussia Dortmund Sacks Coach Thomas Tuchel

German Football club, Borussia Dortmund have sacked their cup-winning coach Thomas Tuchel.

The 43-year-old, who succeeded Jurgen Klopp at the club has only just led his team to win the German Cup last weekend, but his tenure has been cut short after reports of a strained relationship with the club’s board.

Kathy Griffin Apologizes for Posting a Video of Trump's Severed Head On Social Media

Actress Kathy Griffin has apologized for posting a photo of President Trump's severed head on social media after she received heavy backlash from fans and celebrities- including Chelsea Clinton, CNN's Anderson Cooper, former Governor, Mitt Romney and a host of others.Even the Secret Service  suggested she may be investigated over the shoot.

South African Man is Raped for Three Days by Three Women Who Drugged and Kidnapped him in a Taxi

A 23yr old South African man was kidnapped and raped by three female assailants in a taxi. What started out as an ordinary commute took a traumatic turn when he hailed a communal taxi which had the women as passengers and got in. Suddenly, the car changed direction and he was ordered to sit in front.

Police Report shows Tiger Woods was Found Asleep at the wheel when he was Arrested for DUI

New Police report shows that Tiger Woods was found asleep at the wheel on the morning of his arrest on suspicion of driving under the influence.

BUT WHY? Lady Rescues Newborn Baby Abandoned Under Coker Bridge, Lagos

A facebook user, Juliet Chime shared these photos of a newborn baby she rescued from under Coker bridge, Lagos state. The baby was already beaten by rain before she found her. Luckily, she is alive and receiving treatment at the hospital. Juliet wrote; "I just picked a baby girl frm under coker bridge beating by d rain. How wicked can a mother be after hard labour pain and sleepless nights. And trows her own child away. KIA dis is d height of wickedness...." More photos after the cut...

EFCC Confiscates Abuja Mansion Owned by Former NDDC Official, George Turnah

EFCC today confiscated a mansion at plot 2A9 CITEC Estate, Abuja owned by George Turnah, a former Special Adviser to Dan Abia, a former managing director of Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC. Last week, the antigraft agency confiscated some bank accounts and properties traced to Turnah in Bayelsa. Continue to see more photos of the property that was confiscated today.

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

This Midwife Who Allegedly Swapped Newborn Baby With a Dead One in Police Net I Ogun state

This reportedly happened at a hospital in Ifo, Ogun state. A midwife is being accused of exchanging a newborn baby with a dead one, and has refused to own up to her actions even after the Police and community elders got involved. A friend of the new mother cried out via Instagram, narrating what happened. She wrote;

Kathy Griffin Beheads Donald Trump in Shocking Photoshop

Comedienne Kathy Griffin released a photo of herself holding the decapitated head of a man that resembled US president, Donald Trump.

Donald Duke Reveals Ambition to Contest for President of Nigeria

Former governor of Cross River State, Mr Donald Duke, has revealed that he still has a Presidential ambition. Speaking on Tuesday at a programme titled "The Nigerian Symposium for Emerging Leaders", Duke confirmed that if the opportunity presents itself, he'll take it, also revealing that he once aspired to the position but did not emerge the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Gang of Drug Dealers including two Nigerian Brothers Jailed for More than 40 Years in the UK

A gang of six drug dealers including two Nigerian brothers, Kenechi and Oluchi Ochereobia, who were supplying heroin and crack cocaine between Cardiff, London and Norwich, were on Friday, May 26, handed jail sentences totaling over 42 years, following a proactive investigation by the Met's Trident and Area Crime Command, with support from colleagues from South Wales Police and Norfolk Constabulary.

South African Police Seize huge Drug Consignment, Arrest Nigerian Man and Zimbabwean Woman

South African police detectives from the Greater Karoo attached to OCU-Narcotics, on Sunday morning, May 28, arrested a Nigerian man and a Zimbawean woman and seized drugs worth more than R20 million.

See How Suspected Cultists Stormed Hospital in Delta State to Kill an Alleged Cultist who was Rushed there for Medical attention

Suspected cult members yesterday invaded the General Hospital in Bomadi, Bomadi L.G.A of Delta state and killed a patient. According to reports, there was a clash between rival cult groups earlier in the day and during the clash, one of the cultists was killed while some others sustained injuries and had to be taken to the hospital.

No media Outlet is above Error..

Comedian, Bovi shared this photo of the error made by CNN that he spotted while watching TV, as they reported about football.

"Single, Bills Paid, no Man to Annoy me" - Kourtney Kardashian Seems to be Over her Baby Daddy, Scott Disick

Khloe Kardashian's close pal, Malika, shared an interesting quote on Instagram that Kourtney seems to agree with. She shared a meme of Kim K smiling sheepishly in bed, with words; "Me waking up this morning, single, bills paid, no man to annoy me, with 8 good morning test from all my side pieces". Kourtney replied, apparently agreeing with the statement.

While she's rumoured to have finally moved on with a young model, Younes Bendjima, Scott has also been spotted partying and getting quite close to 7 different ladies in Cannes.

See how Soldiers Punished Armed robbers for Stealing Cigarettes, Phone Chargers, beer and other items

Three men who were caught for stealing cigarettes, beer, phone chargers, generator, cooking pots, bicycle, wheelbarrow and other items were hilariously punished by the Nigerian army.
According to a Facebook user, Sandy Williams who shared the post, the men were stripped naked and ordered to dance in public while a local musician sang in Hausa and played his drum for them to dance.

Video: Nigerians Can Now Own Houses with N30,000 - Yemi Osinbajo

Acting president, Yemi Osibanjo has revealed that under the N100 billion social housing scheme of the present administration anyone who can afford N30,000 will be able to own a house.

This he made known while speaking at the Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Monday May 29th at an event tagged "A Smile for Every Nigerian" organised to commemorate the administration's second anniversary.

Islamist Militants Stone man to Death for Cheating on his Two Wives in Somalia

Al-Shabaab militants in Somalia buried a man neck-deep and stoned him to death allegedly for cheating on his two wives. Dayow Mohamed Hassan, 44, was killed in the southern village of Ramo Adey in front of hundreds of onlookers.

Moalim Geedow, the regional governor representing the al Qaeda-linked insurgency, said Hassan was buried in a hole then pelted with stones.

7 Children, 14 Women and 12 men drowned after Boat Capsized in Mediterranean

Malta-based NGO, Migrant Offshore Aid Station, MOAS, has released statement on the Mediterranean tragedy in which over 30 African migrants including toddlers drowned. Read below: 
24th May 2017 saw one of MOAS’ most tragic rescues to date. Overcrowding and sea swell tipped hundreds into the water during a rescue yesterday. 32 bodies were recovered to MOAS vessel Phoenix alongside 604 survivors, one of whom has since died on board despite our medical crew’s desperate efforts to save him. 

New Study Finds China as Asia's Most Corrupt Country

Transparency International recently released a report on the level of corruption in the Asia Pacific Region.

They spoke to nearly 22,000 people about their recent experiences with corruption in 16 countries and territories in the Asia Pacific region and at the end, China topped the list of the most corrupt in the region.
 

According to the report, In China, nearly three-quarters of the people surveyed said corruption has increased over the last three years.

In the report, Police tops the list of public services most often demanding a bribe. Just under a third of people who had come into contact with a police officer in the last 12 months said they paid a bribe. Overall, 38 per cent of the poorest people surveyed said they paid a bribe, which is the highest proportion of any income group.

Kidnappers of Six Students in Lagos State Reduce Ransom

The kidnappers of six male students of the Igbonla Model School, Igbonla near Epe in Lagos state, have reduced the N1 billion ransom they initially asked parents of the students to pay.

According to reports, the kidnappers have asked some of the parents with good jobs to pay between N20 million and N50 million ransom while others with not so good jobs were asked to pay lesser for the release of their sons.

Vladimir Putin is a Bigger Threat to Global Security than ISIS - US Senator, John McCain

Republican senator, Jon McCain has just made a rather bold statement against the Russian president, Vladimir Putin.
McCain says Putin is the biggest threat to global security, even greater than Isis. In an interview on ABC this morning, the Republican senator said president Donald Trump made Putin “nervous” and expressed concern at reports that White House adviser Jared Kushner allegedly discussed creating a secret communication channel with Russia.

John Legend Donates $5000 to Help Feed Kids in 99 Seattle Schools

John Legend and Chrissy Teigen are the ultimate humanitarian couple and John is the latest to loosen his purse strings for a good cause. The singer donated $5000 towards a project aimed at providing meals for kids in Seattle's public schools. The GoFundMe project is the brainchild of Jeff Lew who wants to help erase the nearly $21,000 total school lunch debt in 99 Seattle public schools.

Nnamdi Kanu Remembers Pro-Biafrans Killed on May 30th 2016, Prays for them

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, visited the scene where some Biafra agitators were murdered on the 30th of May, 2016 to remember them on the one-year anniversary of the death and also pray for the repose of their souls.

Throwback Photo of Ojukwu as he Declared Independence of Biafra on May 30th,1967

As today marks the 50th Anniversary of the end of the Biafra War in Nigeria, this is a throwback photo of the leader of the breakaway Republic of Biafra, Colonel Odumegwu Emeka Ojukwu popularly known as 'Ikemba' reading a speech as he declared the independence of Biafra on May 30th, 1967.

Diamond Platumz's babymama, Zari Pictured with her Sons at the Funeral of Her late Ex-husband

Diamond Platumz's babymama Zari Hassan was pictured today with her sons at the burial of her late ex-husband's burial, Ivan Semwanga. The three boys are the children she had with the late multi-millionaire businessman. She has additional two kids for DP. More photos from the burial after the cut..

Photos/Video: Nigerian Lesbian Celebrates three Years Anniversary with Her Girlfriend

An Instagram user and 'grow your hair' enthusiast, Silverline Okoro, who goes by the name (ms steal ur girl) posted photos and a video as she and her girlfriend marked their third anniversary. In the clip,  both are seen cuddling and kissing in bed. She captioned it:

Monday, May 29, 2017

'I Knew on Honeymoon it Wasn't going to Work out.' - Kim K says of her Brief Marriage to Kris Humphries

'I knew on honeymoon it wasn't going to work out.' Kim K said of her brief marriage to NBA player, Kris Humphries. During her appearance on Andy Cohen's Watch What Happens Live on Sunday night, the 36-year-old mother of two said she rushed into marriage after freaking out that she was 30 and unmarried.

Sworn Political Enemies: Tinubu, Fayose and Bode George all Smiles in New Photo

These men are sworn enemies in the political clime but it seems all is well between them now.

This is a photo of APC national leader at the Lagos @ 50 recently and he's pictured all smiles with Ekiti State governor, Ayo Fayose and Bode George. As the saying goes, in politics there's no permanent enemy!

Graphic: Motorcycle Operator Murders his University Lover Then Hangs Himself in Kenya

A 23-year-old motorcycle operator popularly known as boda boda in Kenya strangled his University lover and later hanged himself leaving behind a suicide note in the lady’s room in  Kisii town.
The young man has been identified as Samson Obwocha, a resident of Nyamage Village less than 100 meters from Kisii University.

CAMEROON NEWS; Soldiers Attack Sports Journalist in Yaounde

Yaounde: Soldiers attack sports journalist
The general manager of Afrik 2 Radio, Polycarpe Essomba has announced that he will sue the Biya regime following a violent act perpetrated against one of his collaborators, Bertrand Mvondo. According to the management of the Yaounde based radio station, Bertrand Mvondo, a sports columnist “was the object of a wild aggression on the afternoon of May 26, 2017.

NEWS Photos: 21 Year Old Lady Raped, Stabbed & Strangled to Death in South Africa

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Another young South African woman has died after she was abducted and raped in a violent carjacking in South Africa.
Murdered Hannah Cornelius, 21, and a friend were abducted on Friday night, with police finding Hannah’s body near a farm in the Western Cape province of Stellenbosch the next morning.

CAMEROON NEWS; The Creation of a Special Committee to Investigate Abuses and Extra Judicial Killings Announced by SDF

Southern Cameroons Crisis: SDF announces the creation of a Special Committee to investigate abuses and extra judicial killings
The Executive Committee of the Social Democratic Front, SDF decided over the weekend to set up a special committee to investigate the abuses and extra judicial killings in Southern Cameroons.