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Wednesday, 30 September 2015

Caitlyn Jenner won’t Be Charged for Manslaughter over Car Accident

The L.A. County D.A. will not charge Caitlyn Jenner with vehicular manslaughter or any other crime in connection with the fatal car crash on PCH.  The D.A. has rejected the case, saying she was not speeding, she hit the brakes though belatedly, and her conduct was not "unreasonable" based on all the facts.

Troops Ambush Fleeing Terrorists

Troops of  Operation Lafiya Dole have ambushed and killed 2 fleeing terrorists as well as captured several weapons and supplies yesterday.

Boko Haram Poisons Wells & Streams in Borno

The Nigerian army has disclosed that Boko Haram terrorists have resorted to poisoning wells and streams in areas it has abandoned. The military said some cattle had died from poisoned water in several villages in Borno state.

Photos of Saraki Receiving List of Ministers from President’s Chief of Staff

Here are photos from the presentation of list of Ministerial Nominees by Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari and SA on NASS. See more after the cut…

Former Bayelsa Gov. Sylva Wins APC Primaries

The former Bayelsa State Governor, Timipre Sylva, on Wednesday effortlessly won the All Progressive Party Congress (APC) primary election for Bayelsa State to emerge as candidate for the December 5th, poll. His victory comes hours after his archrival, Timi Alaibe, withdrew from the contest.

Buhari Sends Ministerial List to Senate

Information available to us has it that President Muhammadu Buahri has finally sent the ministerial list to the Senate. Senate President, Bukola Saraki confirmed it on his twitter handle, "I can now confirm that I just received Thelist of Ministerial nominees." He said. Details later…

Buhari to Address the Nation on 55th Independence by 7am

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Thursday, October 1, 2015, make a nationwide broadcast as part of the programme of activities to mark Nigeria’s 55th Independence Anniversary.

Photo: About Dolapo Oni’s Wedding Dress

With Dolapo Oni's white wedding to Prince Gbite Sijuwade underway, not much has been revealed apart from the wedding destination. This is expected as Dolapo is a bit of private person. However, few scoop has been revealed Dolapo will wear an Elie Saab wedding dress. Elie Saab is a popular designer known around the world for dressing celebrities and members of royalty. See wedding dress after the cut…

Tribunal Nullifies Election of Sen. Marafa in Jalingo

The election tribunal has nullified the elction of Senator Bashir Marafa, representing Taraba Central Senatorial District, who was elected under Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), and ordered that Certificate of Return to given to All Progressives Congress (APC), Yusuf A Yusuf.

Senate Alleges Buhari Hasn’t Sent Ministerial Nominee List

The Senate has confirmed that President Muhammadu Buhari has not sent or delivered any list of Ministerial nominees to them.  Senate President Bukola Saraki made no mention of the list when he read out the day's agenda.

Photos: Buhari Arrives Abuja from 70th UN General Assembly in New York

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Abuja after his trip to the 70th UN General Assembly. 

Photos: Kunle Afolayan Celebrates with Tunde Kelani, Sadiq Daba in Aircraft

Filmmaker, Kunle Afolayan has proven what it means to be a beand ambassador for an Airline Company as he celebrated his birthday in aircraft at 40, 000ft. He was accompanied by The Best Actor for African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA), Sadiq Daba, and veteran movie producer, Tunde Kelani. Continue...

Tiwa Savage Bounces Back after Child Birth

Pop singer, Tiwa Savage has regained her shape few months after giving back to her first child. Her belle fat has disappeared, as she flaunts her bod in tight fitted black dress. See one more photo after the cut...

Photos: Beautiful Nzube Osigwe Weds Emmanuel Enunwaonye

It was indeed a celebration of love as Nzube  Vivian Osigwe and Emmanuel Enunwaonye walked down the aisle to cement their relationship as husband and wife. The wedding took place on Saturday 26TH Sept., 2015 at Catholic Church of Divine Mercy Lekki,I Phase 1, the reception took place at the Church Hall. The groom is a Civil Engineer and Haulage Contractorwhile the bride is a staff of Zenith Bank plc.  Congrats to them! See more photos...

Photos: Onyeka Onwenu Vists IDPs Camp in Yola

The Director General National Centre for Women Development Lady, Onyeka Onwenu visited IDPs camp in Damare Yola on Tuesday 29th September 2015. She was accompanied by Director Relief and Rehabilitation of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) Mr Ezeh Udemezue and Country Representative of the UNHCR Ms Angele Dikongue-Atangana to the camp where she presented some relief supports to the IDPs and also undertook a psychosocial interaction with them. The team also paid a courtesy call on the Deputy Governor of Adamawa State Mr Martins Babale. See more photos…

Onosode's Death, A Colossal Loss - Saraki

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Tuesday likened the death of foremost technocrat and administrator, Dr. Gamaliel Onosode to the loss of a library, judging by his deep knowledge of Nigeria and her socio-economic development.

Catholic Bishops Warn Media to Stop Condemning Homosexuals

Catholic Bishops have said they are not seeking the punishment or jailing of gay people.  The Catholic Bishop Conference of Nigeria, CBCN, has called on Nigerians, especially the media to stop condemning gay people. The bishops reiterated their earlier stand that gays and lesbians did not deserve severe punishment or jail term.

Hajj Stampede: Mali Confirms 50 Dead

Mali's government has confirmed that at least 50 of its citizens were killed in the stampede that happened last week in Muslim Hajj pilgrimage near Mecca, Islam's holiest site.

Buhari Opens Up on Relationship with Saraki & His Corrupt Charges

President Muhammadu Buhari spoke with SaharaTV, where he revealed his feelings about Senate President Bukola Saraki and his ongoing trial at the Code of Conduct Tribunal for false declaration of assets. President Buhari, speaking with SaharaTV correspondent Adeola Fayehun, also addressed upcoming prosecutions of corrupt public officials and his ministerial appointees.

Muyiwa Ademola Celebrates Kunle Afolayan @ 41

Nollywood actor, Muyiwa Ademola is celebrating his friend and brother, Kunle Afolayan in style, as he turn 41. Early this morning, he sent an art work created by him to The CEO filmmaker. 

Hajj Stampede: Nigeria’s Death Toll Increases to 64

The number of Nigerians, who died during the Hajj stampede is having a daily increase.  The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, yesterday said it cannot declare the over 200 Nigerians missing as being dead since it is yet to find their corpses.

Fleeing Robbers Drown in Canal in Lagos

After allegedly unleashing terror on the Olusosun, Ojota area of Lagos, two robbery suspects have drowned inside a canal while trying to escaping with a mobile phone and N13,000, snatched from their victim. Thee drowned suspects were part of a five-man gang, which had unleashed terror on the Olusosun, Ojota area.

I Will Remain Minister of Petroleum - Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has stated in New York on Tuesday that he will remain Minister of Petroleum. He said this while addressing the media after Global Leaders’ Summit on Countering ISIL and Violent Extremism. He said he took the step as part of efforts to sanitise Nigeria’s oil industry which plagued by corruption, massive fraud, and crude oil theft.

Tuesday, 29 September 2015

FCMB Holds Seminar/Workshop for New Media Journalism (Photos)

First City Monument Bank (FCMB) today organised Media Parley/Workshop for online journalists under the theme, "Stimulating Responsible New Media Journalism: A Pathway to International Recognition".

Graphic Photos: Troops Gun Down Notorious Terrorist, Arrest Kingpin

In an offensive operation to clear Boko Haram terrorists enclave around Kwatarha and Torikwaptir general area of Gwoza Local Government Area of Borno State, a notorious Boko Haram terrorist that had been wrecking havoc among the communities was gunned by our troops on Monday afternoon. During the operation 4 other terrorists were believed to escape with gun shot wounds. An AK-47 rifle was recovered from him.

Dwyane Wade Covers OceanDrive Magazine

Basketball player, Dwyane Wade is so cute on cover of October Men's issue of OceanDrive Magazine. He went shirtless, flaunting his neck filled with different lengths of necklaces, while his head was decorated with a cowboy's hat.

Photo: Lol! As Seen in Ikeja Today


This KekeCoupe was sighted in Opebi –allen Avenue, Lagos. Lol! Three young men were also seen cruising with it. What an innovation!


Khloe Kardashian to Start New Talk Show, 'Kocktails with Khloe'

Television series star, Khloe Kardashian has announced that she is having a new talk show called, 'Kocktails with Khloe'. According to her, the show will kick-off on December 9, 2015. Congrats to her!



Actor Alex Ekubor Gets New Feather to His Cap

Nollywood actor, Alex Ekubor is soaring with new feather to his cap. The Gold Digging star was recently named the Actor of the Year by Peace Achievers Awards.

Eucharia Anunobi Joins Tinsel Cast

Actress/Evangelist, Eucharia Anunobi has made a big return to the Television  as she joined the cast of  series, Tinse. Eucharia started playing the role of Claudia Ojeme, wife of Japheth Ojeme and mother of Jared on Sept. 29.

Soni Irabor, Omojuwa, Others Mentor Youths at WEEC 2015 Conference

As a show of support for the growth and development of women in Nigeria and the rest of Africa, top professionals from different walks of life recently gathered for the WEECman 2015. The event which was a part of the Women Empowerment and Enlightenment Campaign (WEEC) created by On’y va Communications to showcase the best of intellectual discuss and advocacy with Soni Irabor, Lanre Olusola, Owen Gee and social media expert, Japheth Omojuwa at the main auditorium, University of Lagos.  

New Video: Naomi Mac ft AdekunleGold - My Heart

Following the successful premiere of"My Heart", Nigerian Idol finalist and firecracker, Naomi Mac releases the much anticipated visuals to the hit song with features Orente crooner,Adekunle Gold. Continue to see video...

Thank God for Blessings without Number - Joke Silva

Veteran/ever green actress, Joke Silva is thankful as she turns a year older today. The talented actress, who has starred in over 300 movies turned 54 today. The wife of film icon, Olu Jacob wrote her divine praises on social media. "Oh God beyond all praising....Thank you for blessings without number and mercies without end....A new season begins," she said. See one more photo after the cut...

84 Senators Pass Vote of Confidence on Saraki

After placards carrying group left National Assembly,  confusing continued as 84 Senator passed vote of confidence on Senate President Bukola Saraki as the senate president and other principal officers.

Protesters Barricade NASS, Demanding Quash of Saraki's Charges

A pro democracy group, Ohananeze Ndi-Igbo Youth Movement, ONYM has allegedly barricaded the National Assembly drumming support for the embattled Senate President, Bukola Saraki and his deputy Ike Ekweremadu.

FIFA Bans Trinidad & Tobago's Football Administrator, Jack Warner

Federation of International Football Association  (FIFA) has banned for life the Trinidad and Tobago football administrator, Jack Warner, over four years after he quit football.

Gamaliel Onosode Dies @ 82

The death of popular technocrat, Gamaliel Onosode has been announced. According to a statement from the family, the administrator died at age 82. Details later...

DJ Xclusive & Lover, Tinuke Wed This Week

Popular DJ, Rotimi Alakija, otherwise known as DJ Xclusive is getting married to his longtime lover, Cool FM’s Tinuke Ogundero this week. The traditional wedding will take place on Thursday, October 1, while the white wedding will hold on Saturday, October 3, 2015. Congrats to them.


PMB & Entourage Shortly after His Speech (Photos)

President Buhari walks out of the Assembly hall amidst joy with Nigerian Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Prof Joy Ogwu shortly after delivering his speech at the UN headquarters during the 70th UN general assembly meeting in NewYork on 28th Sept 2015. See more photos...

Photos of Buhari & Obama Speaking at UN General Assembly in New York

Here are photos of President Muhammadu Buhari and U.S. President, Barack Obama speaking at the general debate of the 70th Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations in New York, from September 28- October 3, 2015. See more photos after the cut…

Man Kills & Buries Friend in Shallow Grave

A farmer identified as Ngbede Omale has confessed to Benue State Police Command how he secretly killed his friend, Agabaidu Omale and buried him in a shallow grave. He said they had a heated argument in the farm which resulted into a fight.

Photo: Kourtney Kardashian Flaunts Camel Legs in Shirt Dress

The star of Keeping Up with Kardashians, Kourtney Kardashian, who became single recently after separating from Scott Disick appears to be enjoying some measure of freedom. She stepped out wearing a shirt dress that revealed her sexy legs. The mother of three blended her ankle length shoe with black casual bag.

Woman Nabbed for Defrauding Rtd. CP with Borrowed Twins

A woman, named Victoria has landed in Police net on Sunday at Agege area of Lagos for defrauding retired Commissioner of Police with borrowed set of four-months-old twins. It was learnt that the twins biologically belonged to Mrs. Ruth Uche, who had delivered three sets of twins and had been abandoned by her husband, Emeka, before the Lagos State Government came to her rescue recently.

Security Man, 61, Rapes 10 & 11-yr-old Sisters

A 61-year-old guard, identified as John has allegedly raped two sisters of 11 and 10-year-old in the Anthony area of Lagos. It was claimed that he gave them N200 to compensate for the act after warning of killing them if tell their mother.

Photos: Fred Amata Hits Gym for New Bod

Veteran movie director/actor, Fred Amata is probably set to work in a Hollywood movie. He is pictured above working out in a gym for a Hollywood appearance. "Got to work out a new body... Hollywood loves fit!," he said.

Monday, 28 September 2015

Police Kills Three Deadly Kidnappers in Anambra

Officers from Anambra Police Command have killed three deadly kidnappers in a gun battle. The state police public Relations officer, PPRO Okechuk­wu Ali, said  the Commissioner of police in the area, Hosea Karma, has vowed to fish out all criminals from their hideouts in the state.

Photos: FCMB Supports Ojude Oba Festival in Ogun

First City Monument Bank (FCMB) participated at the 2015 Ojude Oba Festival held at Ijebu Ode, Ogun state on Saturday September 26, 2015. The Bank has been sponsoring/supporting the Festival over the years. FCMB’s involvement in the festival is a demonstration of its value as a helpful bank committed to reaching out to all segments of the society.  See photos from the event…

UBA's Oduoza Wins CEO of the Year Award at Investment Summit in New York

Group Managing Director and CEO, UBA Plc, Mr. Phillips Oduoza has emerged the 2015 Ai Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) 30 CEO of the year at this year's 8th annual Ai CEO Investment Summit.  This is the second time he is winning the award after winning it first in 2013.

Heritage Bank Rebrands: Excites Customers with Seamless Service

Following the successful merger of Heritage Banking Company Limited and Enterprise Bank Limited, the emerging Heritage Bank Limited has concluded the integration of its systems to align the operations of the bank in all its locations across the country seamlessly.

Ahead of Nigeria’s 55th Independence, JJC Launches #GODBLESSNIGERIA Campaign

Popular singer, JJC AKA Mr. Skillz in line with the forthcoming Nigeria’s 55th Independence Anniversary is set to launch a campaign from the 1st of October 2015, encouraging all Nigerians home and abroad to verbally speak and post on their respective social media platforms the prayerful message; #GODBLESSNIGERIA #GODBLESSAFRICA.