Thursday, 31 December 2015

Dubai Luxury Hotel on Fire Ahead of New Year Celebration

A huge fire ripped through a luxury Dubai hotel, the Address Downtown Hotel, Thursday night as people gathered to watch New Year’s Eve celebrations, injuring at least 16 people, authorities said. Dubai’s government media office tweeted that a "fire has been reported in the Address Downtown hotel. Authorities are currently on-site to address the incident swiftly and safely".

Alex Otti Wins Ikpeazu at Appeal Court

Dr. Alex Otti of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has finally won the Abia State governorship battle. He was declared winner  of the April 11, 2015 gubernatorial election by the Court of Appeal on Thursday.

Ambode Inspects Lagos CHOIS Homes in Ikorodu (Photos)

On Wednesday December 30, Lagos state Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode inspected the Lagos CHOIS homes at Agbowa, Ikorodu area of the state. See more photos…

Photos: IGP Decorates New Commissioners of Police

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Solomon Arase recently decorated the newly promoted Commissioners of Police. Congrats to them! See more photos after the cut…

IK Ogbonna Drops 'End of Year Advise to All'

Actor IK Ogbonna has got few witty messages to his fans as the year comes to an end. The light skin actor said the 10 listed points below is his “end of the year advise to all.” Continue reading…

Davido Apologises to Dele Momodu

After hours of throwing abusive words on the Uncle to his babymama, Dele Momodu, Davido has apologized to him on social media. According to Davido, all the truth about the incident between him, Dele Momodu and his babymama, Sophie Momodu has not been told yet, but he has chosen to keep calm for the sake of his daughter. He said even if he doesn’t keep his daughter, she will grow up to realize that he fought for her. 

Mother Rapes Own Daughter + Sentenced to Life Jail

A mother in Ohio aided her live-in-lover to rape her 12-year-old daughter. She was on Wednesday sentenced to life in prison. Jeannie Mae Carpenter pleaded guilty earlier this month to helping her live-in boyfriend, James John Kirksey, rape one of her children.

Showbiz Stylish Weddings of 2015

Nigerian entertainment industry in 2015 boomed with stylish weddings that left many people talking. Still a few of them enjoyed it in a low key by going to the Federal Registry to legalise their relationship. Below Julia Blaise Blog (JBB) gives a complete list of wedding ceremonies that took place in entertainment industry in 2015. Continue reading…

Wizkid Recounts Blessings of 2015

Pop singer, Wizkid has recounted the blessings that came his way in the soon-to-be concluded 2015. The Ojuelegba crooner said he cannot count the number of shows he played in 2015, saying he acquired everything that his mother wanted.

Kylie Jenner to Quit Social Media when She Has A Baby

Kylie Jenner has always said she will like to quit social media at some point in her life, move to rural area and just live her life quietly. 

Suicide Bombers Now Enter People’s Homes – Army

The Nigerian army has warned the general public to beware of strange females asking for favours, as it is the new strategy of suicide bombers to locate designated areas to detonate their bombs. People are also urged to be careful of females, who enter their various houses because the suicide bombers also invade homes under the wrap of needing water.

Ufoma McDermott Grateful for 2015

Nollywood actress, Ufoma Ejenobor Mcdermott has a lot to be grateful for in 2015, aside the arrival of her daughter and second child. According to the mother of two, 2016 will reveal how blessed 2015 was for her.

Ondo Suspends 3 Principals, 23 Teachers, Employs 2, 500

Ondo State government has suspended indefinitely three secondary school principals and 23 secondary school teachers over their attitude to work and indiscipline.

Kris Jenner Rocks Blue Wig for Dinner Date with Boyfriend

60-year-old Kris Jenner is giving her younger lover, Corey Gamble what any young lady will give to a dude. She rocked a blue wig for a festive night out with him during their vacation.

Caitlyn Jenner Settles with Woman Involved in Auto Crash

Everything that has to do with Caitlyn Jenner’s February auto crash might have come to an end as the former Olympic medalist has settled a lawsuit with a woman, who was involved in the accident alongside her.

Davido Tried to Abduct My Cousin's Baby - Dele Momodu

In September 2015, I got a call from Dr Adedeji Adeleke, a long time family friend, telling me his son had fathered a baby girl with my cousin, Sophia Momodu. I rejoiced with him as any reasonable soul would do.

Cultists Set Two Buildings on Fire in Lagos

Suspected cultists on Wednesday invaded Sholanke Street in Akoka area of Yaba, Lagos State and set two buildings on fire. The hoodlums allegedly refused to allow the victims numbering over 25 to take their belongings before starting the fire.

Nicki Minaj Steps out with Family (Photos)

Nicki Minaj enjoyed the outdoor atmosphere on Wednesday with family. The rapper also shared a photo with her elder brother, Jelani Maraj, who she bailed out of jail few weeks ago. "Bowling con mi familia," she captioned the picture. Before meeting her family, Minaj  took few selfies, flaunting her diamond engagement ring. Continue to see more photos...

Wednesday, 30 December 2015

Davido & Dele Momodu Fight Dirty on Instagram over Babymama

Davido and Dele Momodu, the publisher of Ovation International Magazine and an Uncle to his  Babymama, Sophia Momodu are fighting dirty on social media. According to the information, Davido and Sophia are having issues over the welfare of their daughter and somehow Dele Momodu stepped into the issue and allegedly stopped Davido from flying his daughter abroad last night. According to eyewitnesses, Davido and his family were disgraced at the airport last night. Following the disagreement, the singer took to instagram to bare his mind, while Momodu replied and released photos of Davido's airport troubles on his Instagram page too. Continue...

Presidential Media Chat: Nnamdi Kanu Charged with Treasonable Felony

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday had his first Presidential Media Chat. He was interviewed by journalists such as, Kayode Akintemi (Channels TV), Munir Dan Ali (Daily Trust), Ngozi Anyaegbulam (Media World International),  and Ibanga Isine (Premium Times). He clarified issues on Radio Biafra  Director, Nnamdi Kanu, Chibok Girls, fight against corruption and national security.

Ambode’s Convoy Arrests Air Force Cadets for Locking Man in Car Trunk

The convoy belonging to the Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode apprehended Air Force Cadets on Wednesday for locking a citizen in the trunk of their car at Mile 12 area of Lagos State. See more photos...

Ebube Nwagbo Glamed Up in Yomi Casual

Actress  Ebube Nwagbo appeared so poshed and glamorous in Yomi Casual's outfit she rocked in the photo above.

Anita Joseph So Sexy in New Photos

Actress, Anita Joseph looks very pretty and sexy in her new photos. She rocked a red colour lace dress and adorable makeup. Continue to see more...

Lagos Chief Judge Releases 10 Prison Inmates


On Wednesday, the Chief Judge of Lagos State, Justice Oluwafunmilayo Atilade, released 10 inmates from the Ikoyi Prisons in Lagos.

Atiku Flown to Dubai for Treatment

The former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar is ill and is receiving treatments at a hospital in Dubai, his political associate, Abdullahi Sugar, has said.

Baby Born in Train Toilet Survives Fall on Rail Track

A new born baby delivered inside train toilet in India, has survived after it slipped through the toilet bowl to fall on rail tracks.

Police officer, Anil Sirohi said on Wednesday in New Delhi that a pregnant woman had labour pains while travelling on Monday on the train in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh on Monday.

Hair Extensions Brand, 'My Extensionz' Hosts Beauty Enthusiasts at Grand Opening of its Store in Lekki

Lagos witnessed the grand opening of Nigeria's Luxury hair extensions brand, My Extensionz which took place on Sunday, 27th December 2015. It was a delightful event as the guests were treated to excellent standards of customer service while enjoying a tour of the company's elegant showroom. 

Photo: Jude Okoye Acquires Mercedes Benz CLS

Jude Okoye, the elder brother, manager of Peter and Paul Okoye of P-square has got a new present for himself for the New Year. Mr. Okoye acquired a Mercedes Benz CLS Coupe. "Got myself 1st new year goodies. 2nd one in a bit. #cls #mercedes #blessed," he said. Congrats to him!

Man Diagnosed with Poisoning Kills 6 Before Getting Killed by Police in Edo

A man, identified as, Onana Osua went crackers after he was confirmed to be suffering from food poisoning was shot dead by a police patrol team Monday in Uromi, Esan North East Local Government Area of Edo State after he allegedly shot six persons dead in the community.

Man Arraigned for Presentation of Fake $5k to Customer

Police in Lagos on Tuesday arraigned a 28-year-old man, Musa Bukar before an Igbosere Magistrate’s Court over alleged stealing and presentation of fake United States dollars to a customer. The defendant, who runs Bureau du Change, is facing a two-count charge bordering on stealing genuine $5,000 and unlawful possession of fake $5,000, preferred against him by the Police.

Photos: Dilapidated State of Aba-Portharcourt Road in Abia

The popular and regularly used Aba-Port Harcourt road in the commercial city, Aba, Abaia State is in 'sorry' state. The completely damaged road is filled with flood despite the dry season. See more photos after the cut...

D'banj Shares Koko Garri at One Lagos Fiesta (Photo)

Pop star, D'banj did not allow the opportunity created by One Lagos Fiesta to pass without creating an awareness for his agricultural produce, 'Koko Garri'. The 'Oliver Twist' crooner shared sachets of the food stuff to his fans during the concert (as pictured above).

Rob Kardashian Diagnosed with Diabetic Ketoacidosis

Rob Kardashian, who was rushed to the hospital on Sunday has been diagnosed with diabetic ketoacidosis. Diabetic ketoacidosis is a serious complication of diabetes that occurs when someone's body produces high levels of blood acids, or ketones.

Photos: Seyi Law's Wife, Mom & Dad Holiday in UK

Seyi Law has sponsored his wife, Ebere Stacy, parents, Mr. & Mrs. Aletile to United Kingdom for the festive holiday. The comedian, who is having fun back at home with other relatives took to social media to thank God for making their journey a success. "Lord, I just want to say Thank You. My parents in London. Ooosshhhheeeyyyy," he wrote. Continue to see more photos after the cut...

Kylie Jenner Pours Praises on Justin Bieber in New ELLE Interview

One of the topics Kylie Jenner discussed on her ELLE Magazine’s interview is how Pop singer, Justin Bieber has helped her to stardom. Bieber knows a thing or two about dealing with fame since becoming a teen sensation at a young age. 

Taylor Swift, Beyonce, Caitlyn Jenner, Others Named Most Charitable Celebs of 2015

Taylor Swift, Beyonce, Angelina Jolie, Caitlyn Jenner have been named most charitable celebrities of 2015. Meanwhile, Swift topped Dosomething.org's annual Celebs Gone Good list for her charitable donations and kind gestures in 2015. Continue to see full list…

Mother of Lagos ACP Kidnapped by Gunmen in Rivers

Madam Rebecca Igbe, the 80-year-old mother of Lagos State Assistant Commissioner of Police, Mr. Batran Igbe has reportedly been abducted by unknown gunmen.  Rebecca was kidnapped on Monday in her community in Omuse, Elele Alimini, in the Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State.

Photos from Super Eagles' Moses Simon's Wedding in Ibadan

Super Eagles’ forward, Moses Simon tied the knot traditionally on Tuesday in Ibadan, Oyo State. Simon, who has become a Super Eagles regular under Sunday Oliseh, held his wedding to his sweetheart, Ibukun in presence of friends, colleagues and family. See more photos after the cut…

Only 8 Died in Nnewi Gas Explosion – Company

On Tuesday, the management of Inter Corp Oil, a subsidiary of Chikason Group of Company, nnewi, Anambra State has denied that the gas explosion, which occurred in their factory on December 24 did not kill many people or destroy a lot of property as reported.

Ritual Killer’s Den Uncovered in Lagos

Crowd of youths in Badagry area of Lagos State on Tuesday unraveled a uncompleted building alleged to be a ritual killer’s den, after a female victim raised the alarm. At about 12am, while a carnival went on in the area, a woman in her late 20s, whose name had yet to be known, had run into the party with her throat partly cut, while blood was streaming out of her body.

Kendall Jenner Makes New Year Resolution

Kendall Jenner has made her new year resolution - to relax while being busy. This is coming after the Victoria Secret model was hospitalised over exhaustion. She explained her plan for 2016 on Website.

Tuesday, 29 December 2015

Buhari, Elumelu, Umunna makes list of 100 most influential Africans in 2015

Tony Elumelu, Chairman, Board of Directors, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, has been named among the “100 most influential Africans of 2015.”

The list published by pan African magazine “New African” presents Africa’s definitive power list and profiles the continent’s top game changers in eight different fields: Politics (22); Public Office (4); Arts and Culture (21); Business (21); Civil Society (11); Technology(9); Media (7);  and Sports (5).

Ugbegu lauds Omo-Agege Appeal Court Victory, Commends Buhari on independence of Judiciary

Asaba, Delta State based politician, Ms Igho Ugbegu has described the Appeal Court victory of Labour party Delta Central Senatorial candidate, Chief Ovie Omo-Agege over the People’s Democratic Party flag bearer, Chief Ighoyota Amori, as “justice well served”.

Actor, Mark Salling Arrested for Possessing Child Pornography

Glee actor, Mark Salling has reportedly been arrested for possessing child pornography. The LAPD's internet Crimes Against Children Task Force unit reportedly served a search warrant early this morning at an address in Sunland, California.

El-Zakzaky Arraigned in Court, Remanded for Criminal Conspiracy

Ibrahim El-zakzaky, the leader of the Shi’ite Islamic group in Nigeria has been arraigned at the Chief Magisterate Court 1, Zaria Road, Kaduna. He has been charged with criminal conspiracy and inciting public disturbances.  El-zakzaky who was arraigned alongside some followers by the police, was however remanded in prison custody.

Youths Capture Trailer Diverting Govt’s Bags of Fertilizer in Adamawa

 Youths in Mubi, Adamawa State took law into their hands on Tuesday, as they apprehended a trailer that was allegedly trying to divert bags of fertilizer belonging to the government.