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Thursday, 30 April 2015

PDP will Bounce Back 2019 –Jonathan

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan declared Thursday in Abuja that if members of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) remain committed to the vision of its founding fathers and work very hard, the party will return to power at the Federal level in 2019.

I will Handover Nigeria Completely Free of Terrorist Stronghold - Jonathan

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan pledged Thursday in Abuja that he will do all within his powers to ensure that all Nigerian territory still held by terrorists and insurgents are totally liberated before May 29, 2015.

Photos from Presentation of 2015 Presidential Election to Jonathan

President Goodluck  Jonathan, Vice President Nnamadi Sambo, Chief Anenih and Dr Ali were together for presentation of PDPPCO Report on 2015 Presid'tial Election. See more photos...

Policeman Rapes 7-yr-old Girl in Kano

A serving police corporal has been arrested for raping a 7-year-old girl in Brigade quarters of Kano metropolis.

Photos from AfricaMagicIgbo Channel in Enugu

Julia Blaise Blog (JBB) first gave the scoop that AfricaMagicIgbo channel on DSTV will be launched in Enugu state today. Right now, various actors and actresses are already in Enugu for the launch. They include, Patience Ozokwor (Mama G), Kenneth Okonkwo, Uti Nwachukwu, OC Ukeje, Linda Ejiofor, Genevieve Nnaji, Eucharia Anunobi, John Okafor (Mr. Ibu), Oge Okoye, Onyeka Onwenu, Gideon Okeke and many others. See more photos...

Angola Bans Church Groups as Police Cracks Down Christian Sect

Angola has started banning churches, as the country’s government has reportedly banned nine church groups operating in central Huambo province, where the main opposition party said hundreds were killed this month in a police crackdown on a rebel Christian sect.

Photos: SURE-P Workers Protest 3yrs Non-Payment of Salaries in Lagos

Workers of the Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programme, SureP/FERMA Federal Task Force today in Ikeja, Lagos  protested against the fraudulent extortion of money from them by the some executives of the programme. The protesters carried placards, singing and chanting solidarity songs round Ikeja, GRA.

Police, Protesters Clash after Bullion Van Killed Okada Rider in Abeokuta

Hours ago, a bullion van killed a commercial cyclist (Okada rider) at OPIC Round about, Oke-Ilewo, Ogun state. Following the incident, Okada riders in the area took to the major roads protesting the death of their member.

Nkem Owoh, Yvonne Okoro, IK Ogbonna Star in Ghana Must Go

Veteran Nollywood actor, Nkem Owoh, popularly called, Osuofia, actress Yvonne Okoro, actors, IK Ogbonna and Blossom Chukwujekwu are on the set of a new movie entitled, Ghana Must Go. The production is ongoing in Trassaco Estate, Accra, Ghana. See more photos...

Photos: Desmond Elliot to Combine Politics with Movie Making

We really do not know how actor/director turned politician will achieve his goal, but it appears Desmond Elliot is ready to combine film making with politics.

Ufoma Ejenobor Shares Hot Surulere Photo

Actress Ufoma Ejenobor-Mcdermott has shared her Surulere picture. She was very hot and cute then!

DSTV's AfricaMagicIgbo Launches in Enugu

Igbo films and programmes have come on board DSTV on the channel AfricaMagicIgbo. The launch of the new channel meant for the Igbos will soon kick-off in Enugu state.

Photo: Dr. Sid Runs into Man U Legend, Andy Cole

Pop star, Dr. Sid ran into the Manchester United legend, Andy Cole on his arrival to United Kingdom. "Popped into London for a few hrs while waiting for my flight and look who I ran into @andycole09 @manchesterunited #legend," he captioned the photo they shared together. 

Soldiers Rescue More 160 Hostages from Sambisa Forest

The Nigerian Army has rescued about 160 more hostages from Sambisa Forest, this is according to AFP.

Photos of Customers Fighting at NNPC Fuel Station Ikoyi

The fuel scarcity in Lagos state is causing a serious problem, as there is constant blackout in various areas of the state. No fuel station seems to have fuel, leading customers to gather in few stations that opened this morning. NNPC station in Ikoyi is suffering the hit, as crowd of customers with cans and cars resorted to fighting both themselves and the gas-attendants. The fight, we gathered continued till soldiers were called to restore normalcy. See more photos...

Nick Cannon & Mariah Carey Turn Best Friends Exes

American entertainer, Nick Cannon is proving he and former wife, Mariah Carey are the friendliest of exes. The 34-year-old America's Got Talent host took to Instagram earlier today to support Carey, her new album and her new "Mariah: #1 to Infinity" show at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.

Nepal Earthquake: Death Toll Rises to 5, 489

The Nepal earthquake is indeed the deadliest in recent times. The death toll in the quake has risen to 5, 489. Meanwhile, as the country calls for volunteers for relief materials,  people who are ready to donate to the victims are facing 5-day trek to deliver their materials. See more photos…

"I Thank God for Life" - Amanda Ebeye + Shares Hot Photos

Actress/star of Agwonma, Amanda Ebeye has turned a year older today. She started early to thank God and everyone who have supported her career in different ways. The sultry actress equally shared beautiful pictures.

Sons Kill Father & Mother in Enugu

A father and mother have been murdered by their sons in separate incidents in Enugu, South Eastern Nigeria. According to Enugu State Police Command, the two strange developments, occurred within a space of two days, Sunday, April 26, and Monday, April 27, 2015, in different parts of the state.

Oh No! Jonathan, Buhari Clash over Transition Committee Terms of Reference

After the President – Elect, General Buhari  inaugurated his  19-member transition committee, the Federal Government has indicated it has picked some holes in the task to be executed by the committee, hence warned the opposition from running another government. Minister of National Planning, Dr. Abubakar Sulaiman made FG’s anger public Wednesday, after the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting.

Monalisa Chinda & Rita Dominic Unite for Oronto Douglas

Nollywood actresses Monalisa Chinda and Rita Dominic worked together on Tuesday night to ensure that the night of tribute for late President Goodluck Jonathan's aide, Oronto Douglas was nothing but a huge success.

Wednesday, 29 April 2015

AVRS Stakeholders Forum Cont’d at Asaba & Benin: Filmmakers Express Total Support

The recent public outcry against movie piracy may have triggered a resurgence of interest in the protection of intellectual property among film makers across the country who turned out in exceptionally large numbers at the stakeholders’ sensitization fora recently organized by Audio-Visual Rights Society of Nigeria (AVRS) respectively in Asaba, Delta State capital, and the ancient city of Benin, Edo State.

Buhari Inaugurates 19-member Committee Ahead of Handover

President-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari, has inaugurated a transition committee ahead of the May 29 handover date. The 19-member committee is expected to develop a clear framework for liaison with the out-going administration for purposes of a smooth handover and takeover and to receive hand-over documents from Ministries, Departments and Agencies with the aim of itemising the most important or most urgent issues confronting the in-coming government.

Ag. IGP Solomon Arase Holds Inaugural Meeting in Abuja +His First Speech

On Wednesday, April 29, the Acting Inspector General of Police (AIGP), Solomon Arase was inaugurated at Police Headquarters, Abuja. Below is his inaugural speech and his new strategy of policing…

Photos: Ibinabo Fiberesima, Monalisa Chinda, Rita Dominic Headline Night of Tribute for Oronto Douglas

On Tuesday night, top players in Creative Industry gathered ay Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos for a Tribute Night in honour of late President Jonathan's aide, Oronto Douglas. The evening was highlighted with stage performances and speeches. Present at the event include, Rita Dominic, Genevieve Nnaji, Ibinabo Fiberesima, Monalisa Chinda, Ramsey Nouah, Omoni Oboli and many others. See more photos...

Jeta Amata to Produce Film on Kidnapped Chibok Girls

Prolific/multiple award winning filmmaker, Jeta Amata is getting everything set to produce a film on the kidnapped Chibok school girls. The producer of Black November let the cat out of the bag yesterday when the announcement of the rescued 293 girls and women from Sambisa forest was made.

OMG! Jonathan, Sambo, Others to Get N3.24bn Severance Pay

President Goodluck Jonathan, Vice-President Namadi Sambo, non-returning federal lawmakers, ministers and   presidential aides will collect N3.24bn as severance allowances, investigation by The Punch Newspaper has shown. The severance allowances   are contained in the Remuneration Package   put together by the Revenue Mobilisation, Allocation and Fiscal Commission.

Photos: Desmond Elliot Collects Certificate of Return

Nollywood actor, director, Desmond Elliot has on Wednesday, April 29, collected his certificate of return for Lagos State House of Assembly. "Your boy with the certificate of return..#Godwin #HumbledbyHismercy  to Him be the glory, honour and adoration..." he captioned one of the pictures. Congrats to him! See more photo...

Buhari Cannot Ban Us - AIT

On Tuesday, it was reported that President-elect, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari has barred African Independent Television (AIT) from covering his activities. However, the management of DAAR Communications Plc, owners of AIT has reacted to the story, saying that Buhari cannot ban them from carrying out their activities.

"I am Elated for Rescue of 293 Girls & Women by Military" – Atiku Abubakar

The former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar has joined millions others to celebrate the rescue of 293 girls and women from Sambisa Forest yesterday by Nigerian Military. He stated that although Nigerians are rejoicing over the success of the troops, they should not relent till all abducted Nigerians are rescued. Mr. Abubakar aired his feeling through his twitter handle today, saying that the military forces have his unwavering support as they continue the mission to restore peace and sovereignty. Continue…

Photo: Uti Nwachukwu Models for Onpoint Clothing

Actor/model, Uti Nwachukwu is in South Africa, where he is shooting advert for the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Onpoint Clothing Nigeria.

Tonto Dikeh Drops Sugar Rush Video + BTS Photos

DBrecords/DKM media presents the visuals to the first single from the Duchess Tonto Dikeh aka PokoLee. The video features cameos from the white lion himself Bangalee and label mates 2Kriss and Deeveelee. Sugar Rush is sure to captivate all viewers as acclaimed Director and Film maker Mr Moe Musa gives us a vibrant and colourful story to follow. Continue to see more photos and video...

Checkout Buhari & Osinbajo's Breakfast Table

The President-elect, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President-elect, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo were pictured having breakfast in Buhari's home. It appears they are teaching Nigerians how to manage their income by using N30 sachet milo for breakfast.

Open Letter to Mildred Okwo for Posting Other People’s Photos on Instagram

Talented female filmmaker, Mildred Okwo has received an open letter from actress Ufoma Ejenobor-Mcdermott, as she turns a year older. Ufoma complained a little about Mildred’ style of posting other people’s pictures on her Instagram page.

Togo President Gnassingbe Re-elected for Third Term

Togo's President Faure Gnassingbe has won the Saturday re-election to a third term based on provisional results with more than 1.2 million votes or 58.75 percent of the total.

FG Declares Friday Public Holiday

The Federal Government of Nigeria has declared Friday, May 1, 2015 as public holiday to celebrate the 2015 Workers Day.

Ghanaian Robbers Shot Dead in Ogun

Four Ghanaian robbery suspects were yesterday shot dead by police in Abeokuta, Ogun State. The State Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) men who carried out the operation also arrested two other members of the gang who were seriously injured during a botched attempt on a bureau de change office in Itoku, Abeokuta.

18-yr-old Mother Sells Son N300, 000 in Akwa Ibom

 A mother, Esther Jonny,  inAkwa Ibom has sold her son, David Johnny,  N300, 000 to another woman in Abuja, through a doctor in the hospital. However, the state Police Command was able to recover the baby.

Tuesday, 28 April 2015

Troops Rescue 200 Girls & 93 Women from Sambisa Forest

Nigerian troops revealed that they rescued 200 girls and 93 women from Sambisa Forest. However, it was not confirmed if the long searched for Chibok girls are in the group rescued. The troops equally captured and destroyed three terrorists camps, including the notorious Tokumbere camp. This was contained in tweet from Defence Headquarters this evening. Continue…

Four Nigerians Executed for Drug Offenses in Indonesia

Four Nigerians on Tuesday evening have been executed in Indonesia for drug related offenses.

Olamide to Represent West Africa at AU-AFRIMA Conference in Ethiopia

Hip-hop act and talented rapper, Adedeji Olamide, famously addressed as ‘Badoo’ or simply Olamide will be representing West Africa at the joint conference of the African Union, AU, and All Africa Music Award, AFRIMA, holding on April 29, 2015 at the African Union Commission headquarters, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The theme of the conference is: "Using Music, Culture and Entertainment as tools for a new Africa". The conference will also feature the official unveiling of the 2015 AFRIMA calendar.

Photos from Alex Ekubor's 29th Birthday

On April 10, Nollywood actor, Alex Ekubor celebrated his 29th birthday in United Kingdom. He had his close friends and fans gather for a fun night, where champagne was free for all. However, the actor did not consider the success of his party to be a personal thing, he extended his gratitude to friends who made things possible. "From the Bottom of my Heart i really want to say a Big thank you to @iamsmade & @kashliya_ for my amazing 29th Birthday Party i had more fun than i thought i would, it was an Epic Night & thanks to all that came out... Already planning my Big 30 next year, (No More Sky Diving) lol... Kasha you are forever my Small Rat, Smaaaaaaaaaaade you are Family yo!" See photos...

PDP Accuses APC of Using Corp Members to Nullify Rivers Election

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Rivers State has accused the State Governor Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi and the All Progressives Congress (APC) of inducing members of the National Youth Service Corps with the sum of N5,000.00 each to fabricate evidence and sign affidavits and other documents to the effect that the just concluded elections in the State were manipulated.

Bauchi Gov Yuguda Sacks Aides

On Tuesday, Bauchi State governor, Isa Yuguda sacked his Special Advisers, Senior Special Assistants, Special Assistants and Personal Assistants. The sack, however, did not affect the governor’s Special Adviser on Due Process and other aides working directly for him and his deputy.

Kebbi State House Speaker, Hassan Shalla Impeached

It is gradually becoming impeachment season, as the Speaker of the Kebbi State House of Assembly, Hassan Shalla, has been impeached for alleged breach of trust and embezzlement of allowances of his colleagues.

Arik Air Pays N4 bn Debt to FAAN

Contrary to the news that Arik Airline is owing Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) the sum of N4 billion. It has been revealed that the airline company made the payments for the months of January, February, March , April, June , July, September and December last year.

BBA's Tayo Faniran Goes Cowboy in New Photos

The just concluded Big Brother Africa's housemate, turned actor, Tayo Faniran recently got new photo shoot in Abuja and thought of sharing them with his fans. Pictured above is Tayo in his cowboy mood.

Photos: Lydia Forson Celebrates Mum at 63

Ghanaian actress/onetime African Best Actress, Lydia Forson is celebrating her mother, who clocked 63 today. She shared the pictures above on her twitter page.

NNPC Released Report Shows Irregularities in Subsidy Payments

As promised yesterday by President Goodluck Jonathan, the audit report of NNPC oil money has been released. However, the report released by PricewaterHouse Coopers PWC on the financial management of NNPC shows that there were many cases of duplicated subsidy payment by NNPC to many oil marketers in 2012 and 2013.