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Monday, 31 August 2015

Photo: Nadia Buhari Cycles Around Town

Actress Nadia Buhari has included cycling in her exercise routine. The mother of two shared the picture of herself riding bicycle in town.

Ondo Police Reportedly Beat Widow to Death in Akure

Police officers in Ondo State have allegedly killed Aderonke Eze, a widow who owns a “mini bear parlor joint” close to her residence in Akure. Mrs. Eze, who lived at No. 1, Akinyemi Street, off Ijoka road, Sijuwade close in Akure, was slain with a gun butt by police officers from the Ala unit of the Oda Divisional Police Station of the Ondo State Command.

Denrele, Halima Abubakar, Mercy Osuya, Covenant Child to Host CAMA 2015

As top revellers are poised for CAMA 2015, widely regarded as the nation’s most celebrated media awards when it comes to certificate of appreciation and accomplishment, CAMA Season 5 awards is set to roll, the organisers in a quest to put up a formidable event, have assembled a quartet host for the fifth edition of Africa’s most talked about award of excellence.  

Strong Girl Remix: Artistes Harmonise For Women’s Empowerment & Justice

Strong girls song and movement now backed by male stars: D’Banj, Diamond, Banky W and Femi Kuti, join forces with Omotola, Waje, Selmor Mtukudzi, to remix anthem for girls and women Some of Africa’s top male artists are to remix Strong Girl – a rallying cry for women’s empowerment featuring some of Africa’s top female stars that first got the world dancing in May.

Photos of Saraki & UN Sec Gen at 4th UN Conference for Parliament Heads in New York

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki shared photos with Secretary General of United Nations, Ban Ki Moon at the first day of the 4th United Nations’ Conference for Parliamentary Heads in New York. See more after the cut…

We must Mobilise Required Resources & Work Hard to be Finally Certified Polio-free, Buhari Tells Governors

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Abuja reaffirmed his determination to ensure that Nigeria is finally certified polio-free by 2017 and urged all Nigerians to join hands with the Federal Government to achieve the objective. Speaking at separate meetings with governors of polio-vulnerable states and members of the High-Level Advocacy Group, President Buhari said that to become permanently polio-free, Nigeria must build on its achievement of being polio-free for 12 months which was marked in July.

Hilarious Photos of Eniola Badmus & Chinwetalu Agu on Movie Set

Comic A-listers, Eniola Badmus and Chinwetalu Agu are on set for a new movie, where they shared the hilarious picture above.

Dangote Set to Build $400m Cement Plant in Zimbabwe

 Aliko Dangote is set to build a $400m (£260m) cement plant in Zimbabwe, which will give a much-needed boost to the country's struggling economy. Work on the plant may start early next year if all the necessary approvals are received, the Nigerian billionaire told reporters after a meeting with President Robert Mugabe.

Actor Emma Ehumadu Launches Dare to Dream Talent Quest

Nollywood actor, Emmanuel Ehumadu, popularly known as Totolos has announced his talent show tagged, Dare to Dream Talent Quest. Top ten finalists for the quest will get 3-year acting contracts with Glitterati Iconic Media, while the next ten finalists will get 1-year acting contracts. Continue to see steps of registration.

Mary Uranta, Amanda Ebeye Dazzle at Premiere of One Fine Day

Award winning female producer, Emem Isong premiered her new film entitled, One Fine Day at Silverbird Galleria, Victoria Island, Lagos. Actresses Mary Uranta, Amanda Ebeye headlined the premiere. See photos...

Buhari Congratulates D'Tigers, Assures Full Support Ahead of Olympics

 
President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Nigeria’s men's basketball team, D'Tigers, following their historic victory at the Afrobasket championship in Tunisia. Nigeria defeated reigning champion Angola 74-65 to win the trophy. It also secured them qualification for next year's Olympic Games in Rio De Janeiro. Continue to read full statement signed by Femi Adesina…

Photos: Ambode Commissions 20 Mobile Care Units & 26 Transport Ambulances

The Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode has boosts the health sector, as he on Monday commissioned 20 Mobile Care Units and 26 Transport Ambulances. See more photos after the cut…

Mike Ezuronye Cries out Over Internet Fraudsters

Nollywood actor, Mike Ezruonye has written a disclaimer on internet fraudsters who use his identity to dupe his teaming fans of their hard earned income. He explained that the fraudsters are virtually in all social media platforms, using slow audio and movie pictures to defraud people.

Vanguard Columnist Kidnapped in Port Harcourt

A senior journalist with Vanguard Newspaper, Donu Kogbara has been abducted by gunmen in Port Harcourt, Rivers state.  Kogbara, a columnist for the newspaper was abducted on early hours of Monday, August 30, 2015 from outside her home.

Photos: Mildred Okwo Takes Rita Dominic, Linda Ejiofor to New Movie Location

Prolific female film producer, Mildred Okwo and her partner, Rita Dominic have started production for a new film. They were on location yesterday at Inagbe Grand Resort & Leisure, Lagos with The Meeting star, Linda Ejiofor, director, Noble Igwe, Keturah King and many others. See more photos after the cut...

Photos from Julius Agwu’s 10th Anniversary of Crack Ya Ribs in London

Top comedian, Julius Agwu staged the 10th anniversary of his show, Crack Ya Ribs at the Hackney Empire in London on Sunday, August 30, 2015. Those who performed at the event include, AY Makun, Okey Bakassi, Princess, I Go Dye and Julius Agwu. The comedian, who recently survived brain surgery, started the show with praise and worship. There was also a performance from Mavin Artis, Korede Bello. See more photos...

KAI Arrests 109 Persons for Crossing Expressway in Lagos

Men of Rapid Response Squad (RRS), of Lagos State Police Command, and officials of Kick Against Indiscipline (KAI) over the weekend arrested over 109 person, for crossing the expressway at Ketu Bus Stop, along Ikorodu road, instead of using the pedestrian bridge.

Abubakar Audu Emerges APC Flag Bearer for Kogi Governorship Election

Former governor of Kogi State, Prince Abubakar Audu, yesterday emerged the governorship standard bearer of the All Progressives Congress, APC, for the November 21 governorship election.

US, UK Legislature More Expensive to Maintain than Nigeria – Institute

Contrary to the general believe that Nigerian legislators are more expensive than U.K. Parliament and U.S. Congress, the National Institute for Legislative Studies (NILS) says it is much more expensive to maintain legislators in the U.S. Congress and the U.K. Parliament than in Nigeria.

Pastor Chased Away by Congregation Members for Impregnating Housemaid

A pastor, Barkuma Andrew of United Methodist Church, Mafoluku, in the Oshodi area of Lagos was rejected and chased away by his members of the church for allegedly impregnating his housemaid. It was learnt that the pastor, was stopped from leading the church seven months ago when the housemaid, who was also a member of the church, Grace, had complications after aborting the pregnancy.

Two Disguise as Pastor & Victim to Defraud People

Two men identified as, Joshua Kolawole and Ademola Adeleke have been arraigned before a Chief Magistrates’ Court, Yaba, Lagos by the police for allegedly impersonating a Christ Apostolic Church pastor and defrauding a restaurateur in Yaba, Lagos. Kolawole and Adeleke were said to have defrauded a restaurant manager, one Kehinde Sulaimon on August 6, 2015. On the day of the incident, Kolawole was said to have disguised as a pastor, while Sulaimon posed as another victim.

Sunday, 30 August 2015

Gabrielle Union & Dwyane Wade Celebrate 1year Wedding Anniversary

Actress, Gabrielle Union and husband, basketball player, Dwyane Wade are celebrating their first wedding anniversary today. The entertainment stars got married on August 30, 2014. Gabrielle and Wade have on anniversary vacation for the past two days. "Happy Anniversary!!!! May our lives be filled with unwrapped cherry Starbursts," Gabrielle Union announced. Congrats to them.

Photo: Jim Iyke Presents Final Design of Burgeon Bottle Water

Actor/businessman, Managing Director, Burgeon Global, Jim Iyke and his team have finally rolled out the long awaited bottle water, Burgeon Water, produced by Burgeon Global. While talking about the new product on his instagram page, Jim Iyke revealed that Burgeon Water is top notch and will match the standards of top brands worldwide.

Liz Benson, Shan George, Others & Ayade Worship at Obudu Ranch

Nollywood veteran actresses, Liz Benson, Shan George, actresses Halima Abubakar and ChaCha Ekeh paid a visit to the new Governor of Cross River State, Senator Ben Ayade and his first lady today. They had the Sunday Service together Obudu Cattle Ranch. See more photos after the cut...

DSS Arrests 10 Major Boko Haram Leaders in Lagos, Enugu

The State Security Service (SSS) has revealed that it has arrested in the past two months including nine in Lagos and one in Enugu State. The SSS, also known as DSS, said this in a statement by its spokesperson, Tony Opuiyo, on Sunday.  Continue to read the full SSS statement below:

Photo: P-Square Survives Auto Accident

The duo of Peter and Paul Okoye of P-Square got involved in an accident today on their way from a show in Ibadan, Oyo state. A lorry hit their Range Rover SUV and dragged the for over 12 seconds before leaving the car beside the road. According to Peter, it was act of God's grace that they survived.

Photo of Co-Pilot of Crashed NAF Helicopter in Kaduna

Above is the picture of the co-pilot, Keyinde Olaniyan of the crashed Nigerian Air Force Helicopter that crashed in Kaduna on Saturday, August 29, 2015. According to the reports, he got engaged in May, with his wedding scheduled.

Akon Sued for Owing Mansion Contractor

Akon’s Georgia mansion is becoming a big problem for him, as yet another contractor is claiming he didn't get paid for working on the superstar producer and singer's floors.   

Magazine Publisher Commits Suicide over Poor Sales

Following the poor sales of his weekly newspaper and magazine, a publisher identified as Solomon, on Friday, allegedly committed suicide in Asaba, Delta State. The publisher, who resided in Achalla Layout area of Asaba, took his life in anguish following the advent of poor sales in his newspaper business.

Al Jazeera Condemns Egypt Verdict on Three Journalists

Following today’s retrial verdict in Cairo, Al Jazeera Media Network’s Acting Director General Dr Mostefa Souag said:

"Today's verdict defies logic and common sense. Our colleagues Baher Mohamed and Mohamed Fahmy will now have to return to prison, and Peter Greste is sentenced in absentia."

Tonto Dikeh Is Officially Married: Photos from Bride Price Paying Ceremony

Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh is officially married traditionally. Her husband, Mr. Churchchill paid her bride price on Saturday, August 29, 2015 at her home town, Rumukani, Rumukuta, in Rivers State. Congrats to them. See more photos after the cut...

Saturday, 29 August 2015

Photos: Ini Edo & Rukky Sanda Share Kiss at DARK Movie Premiere

Here are the photos from the premiere of Rukky Sanda's DARK movie. She was caught with the camera sharing a kiss with top actress/her BFF, Ini Edo. More photos will come your way later...

Graphic Photo of Car Thieves Mobbed at FCMB Office in Port Harcourt

The armed robbers pictures above stormed the Rumumasi branch of First City Monument Bank (FCMB) earlier today to snatch cars from people. However, luck ran out on them as they were not only caught by passersby but also mobbed and almost killed. 

Photo: Terrible Accident at Lekki Phase I

A terrible accident occurred at Lekki Phase I near VFS office, Lagos state this afternoon. A trailer reportedly smashed a Honda car beyond repair, during a head-on collision. According to eyewitnesses, the driver of the car was fatally injured and was rushed to the hospital.

Mocheddah Shares Beach Photos of Sister's Bridal Shower

Singer Mocheddah and her close friends took the bridal shower of her sister, Lola Ola to Ilesha Beach. The pictures are quite revealing. See more photos...

Cholera Kills 20, 200 Admitted in Bauchi

Cholera disease has killed twenty persons in the Shira Local Government Area of Bauchi state. This is contained in a statement made available by the Information Officer in the LGA, Danlami Baza, in Bauchi on Saturday.

Army Destroy Boko Haram Bomb Factory, Arrest 3 Terrorist in Borno

The troops of 25 Task Force Brigade Nigerian Army have achieved an unprecedented feat today in the fight against Boko Haram terrorists. The Brigade during a cordon and search operation at Sandia, Kokakowa and Nyaleri villages suspected to be Boko Haram enclaves, discovered and destroyed another Improvised Explosives Device (IED) making factory at Miyati and Nyaleri villages, along Maiduguri-Bulabulin-Damboa road, in Damboa LGA Borno State.

Grace Amah, Beverly Osu, ChaCha Ekeh, Others at Ebonyi AllStars Home Coming

Entertainment practitioners who hail from Ebonyi State identified with each other recently as they all traveled home to honour an invitation from their state government, tagged, Ebonyi Ambassadors Homecoming & Awards. Those present at the two-day event from August 27 to 28 include, BBA housemate, Beverly Osu, actresses, Grace Amah, Angela Okorie, Chita Agwu, ChaCha Ekeh, Queen Hilbert, Doris Igwe, Tracy & Treasure Daniel, movie producer, Andy Chukwu. Others include, Pop singer, Terry G, Patoranking, Sinachi, and many others. Denrele Edun and his red braid anchored the event. See more photos…

Photos: Rukky Sanda’s Appearance to Dark Movie Premiere

Actress, producer, Rukky Sanda premiered her new film entitled, Dark on Friday, August 28, 2015. Her appearance is making headlines. She stepped out in a black colour, silver dotted, pony-tail dress that revealed chunk of her cleavage. Rukky painted the red carpet green with this dress. 

Lepacious Bose Shares New Adorable Photos

Top comedienne Lepacious Bose is winning the battle to lose weight. She has lost so much ponds that she can be referred to as not fat but big and beautiful.  Continue to see her photos…

Movie Producer, Kingsley Ogoro Clocks 50

Nollywood’s prolific film director, producer Kingsley Ogoro has clocked 50 today. Ogoro, a screenwriter is best known for the famous film Osuofia in London of 2003 in which he worked with Nkem Owoh.

Three al-Jazeera Journalists Jailed 3years for Spreading False News in Egypt

The three al-Jazeera journalists convicted in Egypt of "spreading false news" have been sentenced to three years in prison at their retrial in Cairo. Canadian-Egyptian Mohamed Fahmy and Egyptian Baher Mohamed were in court to hear the verdict. Australian Peter Greste was deported to Australia earlier this year and was on trial again in absentia.

Understanding Buhari in 100 Days – Garba Shehu

In commemoration of President Muhammadu Buhari's 100 Days in office next month,  the Senior Special Assistant to the president, Garba Shehu wrote an OP-ED yesterday, titled "Understanding Buhari in 100 Days". Continue reading…

Desmond Elliot, Mercy Johnson in Throwback Photo

This is a throwback picture of actor/director and Honorable member of Lagos House of Assembly, Desmond Elliot and actress Mercy Johnson-Okojie.

NAF Helicopter Crashes in Kaduna, Killing 7 Persons

A Nigerian Air Force Helicopter has reportedly crashed at the old site of Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) in Kaduna state. According to the information, at the least seven people died in the crash. Details later…


Friday, 28 August 2015

Mariah Carey Shares Vacation Photos with Children

Singer Mariah Carey is spending vacation with her kids. She shared the photos on her IG page. 

Gabrielle Union Flaunts Bikini Bod as She Gets Surprise Anniversary Vacation from Husband

Gabrielle Union and basketball player husband, Dywane Wade have already kicked-off their one year wedding anniversary vacation, two days to the anniversary on August 30. See more photos...

State Champions Set to Emerge in Maltina-Teacher-of-the-Year

The panel of judges of the Maltina-Teacher-of-the-Year initiative is set to announce winners from the 33 states (including Federal Capital Territory, Abuja) that are jostling for the coveted education prize. According to Mrs. Emete Tonukari, CSR/Sustainability Manager, Nigerian Breweries PLC, the panel of judges which includes eminent Nigerian professionals, academicians and careerists will make public the list of 33 winners from the state level of the competition anytime from now.