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Tuesday, 31 May 2016

Actor Michael Jace convicted for shooting & killing Wife

Actor Michael Jace was convicted Tuesday in the fatal shooting of his wife April Jace at their Los Angeles home in front of the couple's two young sons. The verdict was announced Tuesday after a weeklong trial.

17-yr-old girl dies after illegal female genital mutilation

A 17-year-old girl, Mayar Mohamed Mousa has died during a female circumcision operation at a private hospital. Mayar Mohamed Mousa, 17, died in El Canal hospital on Sunday while under full anaesthesia in the province of Suez, said Lotfi Abdel-Samee, the health ministry undersecretary in the province.

Money Laundering: EFCC Confronts Ex-Gov Lamido with Myriad of Evidence

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Tuesday, May 31, 2016, tendered a myriad of documentary evidence before Justice Adeniyi Ademola of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja to further establish its claim on how the former Jigawa governor, Sule Lamido and his cohorts defrauded the State.

World No Tobacco Day: Get ready for plain packaging – WHO

Recent moves to introduce plain (standardized) packaging of tobacco products can save lives by reducing demand for tobacco products, according to WHO and the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Secretariat (WHO FCTC).

Senate to Debate NEITI Report - Saraki

The President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Tuesday said that the Senate would debate the 2013 Audit Report of the Nigeria Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative (NEITI) in view of the mind boggling revelations of mismanagement contained therein. Saraki, according to a statement in Abuja by his Chief Press Secretary, Sanni Onogu, disclosed this when the the Executive Secretary of NEITI, Waziri Adio led the management of the transparency body to present a copy of its 2013 Audit report to the Senate President.

Kim Kardashian has 12lb to bounce back to 2010 weight

Kim Kardashian West claims she has lost all of the weight she gained during her pregnancy with son Saint.

Photos: Chika Ike holidays in Dubai

Nollywood actress, producer, Chika Ike is having swell time as she spends her holiday in Dubai. As usual, she went snow-skiing and played with the penguins with her friend, Serah Donald Onyeachor. Continue fro more photos...

Tony Elumelu promotes Nigeria as top Investment Destination to French Business Community

Chairman of the Senate Inter parliamentary Committee on France-West Africa,  Senator  Charles Revet; French Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr Denye Gauer;  Chairman of UBA Plc, Mr. Tony Elumelu and France's Ambassador for International Investment and CEO of  Business France, Mrs Muriel Penicaurd at the French Senate, Palais Du Luxembourg, Paris on Friday, where Mr. Tony Elumelu was guest speaker at the 'Colloque Nigeria: Nigeria, the Leading African Economy' forum organised by the French Senate 
Serial entrepreneur, philanthropist and promoter of Africaptalism, Tony O. Elumelu on 27 May 2016, delivered an inspiring speech in Paris, France, selling Nigeria as an investment destination to the French business community.

Photos: Buhari receives South East Group for Change in Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday received South East Group for Change led by Senator Ken Nnamani in StateHouse. Continue to see more photos after the cut…

Joseph Yobo gets Political Appointment

The former captain of Super Eagles, Joseph Yobo has been appointed by the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike as the Senior Special Assistant on Sports Development to Rivers State Government.  According to the Special Assistant to the governor on Electronic Media, Simeon Nwakaudu, the appointment is with immediate effect.

Saraki receives UK Parliamentarians, seeks Global support for clean energy

President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, on Tuesday canvassed for global support for Nigeria in the area of renewable energy and said the country stands to benefit in terms of job creation and affordable power supply if well harnessed.

Pro-Biafra Protest: Death toll rises in Anambra

At least 10 pro-Biafra supporters were killed during protests on Monday as they marked the anniversary of the 1967 declaration of their breakaway republic, according to Nigerian police.

Senate passes final reading on Bill to establish National Institute for Cancer Research & Treatment

The Senate on Tuesday passed the final reading on the bill to establish the National Institute for Cancer Research and Treatment. Once established, the Cancer Research Institute will provide a holistic national strategy for dealing with cancer treatments, and will serve to reorient the public on preventable measures. 

Lagos Handles 4, 035 Rape, Child Abuse Cases in One Year

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday said in the last one year it handled a total of 4, 035 cases ranging from rape, child abuse, sexual assault, sexual abuse, defilement, divorce, matrimonial issues and child’s custody and maintenance, just as it vowed not to shy away from prosecuting perpetrators of domestic violence crime no matter how highly placed in the society.

Kim Kardashian announces new Kimoji with North West Images

Reality TV star, wife of Kanye West, Kim Kardashian West has announced she will be introducing a new Kimoji soon, which will be highlighted with her daughter, North West’s images (as pictured above). 

Imo @ 40 Commemorative lecture and Awards: Okorocha, Iwuanyanwu , Sam Mbakwe , others to be honoured.

Nigerian Eye Newspaper established in Ghana seven years ago partners with Civic societies and  Citylights West Africa's biggest lighting company to organise a public lecture on 18th of June 2016 at New Concorde Hotel Owerri, a civic gathering that will feature technocrats, educationist, captains of industries, civil society leaders, opinion molders and the general society in a discussion that will elaborate on the need of inculcating self-sustaining ability, positivism in our daily activity, as ways of strengthening  Nigeria's future will be taking place.

WURA 1 of Fuji t’o Bam, Okiki, storms venue of Season 4 audition

…encourages contestants

The reigning WURA 1 of Fuji t’o Bam, Akeem Okiki stormed the venue of the 2016 Goldberg Fuji talent hunt selection party held in Ilesa, Osun State with some words of advice for the participating artistes to be focused and disciplined on stage to win the crown.

80% of Shishas smoked in Kenya contain Cocaine

The Kenya’s Health Ministry has revealed that the popular past-time smoking, Shisha contains cocaine. The ministry said this on World No Tobacco Day, set up by the World health Organisation (WHO) to warn people about the dangerous effects of tobacco smoking.

Checkout Freeze’s reaction to Ben Bruce’s Handshake Saga

On Air Personality (OAP) with Cool FM, Daddy Freeze has reacted to the trending social media news on Senator Ben Murray-Bruce’s allegation that DSS stopped him from greeting President Muhammadu Buhari at the dinner held in Aso Rock Villa last night.  

Former NNPC Boss, Mohammed Barkindo to become OPEC Sec-Gen

Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) is likely to choose Nigeria's Mohammed Barkindo, a former head of state oil firm NNPC, as the next secretary-general of the producer group, three sources with knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday.

Police orders Disarmament of IPOB members

Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase has ordered the immediate disarmament of members of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). Arase has also ordered the arrest of anyone from the IPOB found in possession of a weapon, the police statement said.

Lionel Messi’s tax fraud case kicks-off in Spain

The trial of Argentina and Barcelona footballer Lionel Messi on tax fraud charges has begun in Spain. Messi and his father Jorge, who manages his financial affairs, are accused of defrauding Spain of more than €4m (£3m; $4.5m) between 2007 and 2009.

Julius Agwu & wife, Ibiere celebrate 8th wedding Anniversary

Top comedian, actor, Julius Agwu and wife, Ibiere Agwu are celebrating their 8 years wedding anniversary today. They got married on May 31, 2008. Congratulations to them and happy wedding anniversary!

Senator Sola Adeyeye on Ben Bruce’s Handshake

"I was at the dinner. I sat in the front row along with other Principal Officers of the National Assembly.

I had a vantage view of what transpired. I am disappointed by this comment from a respected colleague.

I have on two occasions provided robust defense of Sen Ben Bruce. Not this time!

Ten Months Unpaid Salary: Local Government workers slump & die in Delta

Two local government’s staff in Delta State have allegedly slumped and died while on duty over tension from ten months unpaid salaries. Reports have it that the victims were staff of Ukwani local government area of the state.

Shehu Sani reacts to Ben Bruce's claims that he was stopped from greeting Buhari

Shortly after President Muhammadu Buhari's meeting with members of National Assembly and leaders of All Progressives Congress (APC) last night, Senator, Ben Murray-Bruce took to Twitter to alleged that DSS did not allow him to greet the President, while another Senator beside him was allowed to greet him. 

Ngozi Ezeonu, Queen Nwokoye, Angela Okorie, Jnr Pope Odonwodo, Ken Erics Ugo, others attend actor Erom Shaggy's Thanksgiving

Popular Nollywood actors and actresses, Ngozi Ezeonu, Queen Nwokoye, Angela Okorie, Ken Eris Ugo, Jnr Pope Odonwodo and others on Sunday graced the thanksgiving ceremony of their colleague, actor, Erom Shaggy, who survived a car accident recently. See photos...

Abike Dabiri supports Eye Foundation Group free Eye Test for All

Abike Dabiri-Erewa, the Senior Special Assistant to President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, has thrown her weight on the ‘Free Eye Test for All’ organised by the Eye Foundation Group. She stepped out to join others to support the foundation. Continue to see one more photo after the cut…

Don’t Just Drink it, Tea Rinse for your HAIR – By Lydia Forson

Tea time! And I don’t mean to drink, although I do love a mug in the morning.

I mean tea time for your hair, yep you read right, your hair loves tea just as much as you do.

The first I heard of the tea rinse, I was searching through the web for ways to make my hair softer and more manageable. I’d been natural for about four years and I hadn’t quite figured out how to manage my very thick hair.

Abacha & Abiola died through same source, which I will reveal soon – Al-Mustapha

The former Chief Security Officer to the late Head of State, General Sani Abacha, Major Hamza Al-Mustapha has on Monday said he would soon reveal how his boss and the acclaimed winner of the June 12, 1993 presidential election, Bashorun M.K.O. Abiola, died.

Buhari hosts Bola Tinubu, Atiku Abubakar, Bukola Saraki & other NASS members

Last night, President Muhammadu Buhari hosted members of National Assembly and other leaders of the All Progressives Congress to a dinner. The occasion was also used to smoothen the working relationship between the executive and the legislature.

Lady Diane explains hardest part of her Union with Charly Boy

"In the beginning it was the women, my gosh. Women everywhere. Charles is a charmer. Before we got married, Charles already had 7kids from his away matches and the women he married that didn't workout. His stubbornness was sometimes obnoxious. 

Assailants kill Hotelier over Lover in Lagos

A popular hotelier, Michael Ogunnusi, the owner of Allonze Hotel on Isahwo Road, Agric, Ikorodu, Lagos State has been killed by suspected assassins, for allegedly dating the gunmen’s leader. The assailants, who entered the hotel on a motorcycle, pretended that they were lodgers.

Kim Kardashian debuts North West on Snapchat

Kim Kardashian West has finally made her daughter, North West debut on Snapchat. Once she was afraid of the platform, according to her mother, but right now she’s cool with it and will add to Mrs. West’s numerous posts.  "North isn't afraid of snap chat anymore! Follow me on snap @kimkardashian," the Reality star announced. 

Rising Rapper, Roland Collins charged for deadly shooting at T.I’s concert claims He’s the Victim

The aspiring rapper, Roland (Troy Ave) Collins, who was charged for a deadly shooting at a T.I. concert in New York claims he was the victim. His lawyer said his client should be treated like the 'real victim', even though there is video of him shooting at patrons. 

Photos: Rihanna steps out in flowing dress & boot

Rihanna’s combination of a flowing dress and a boot left her fans giggling on Sunday in New York City. That was her appearance to a dinner with super model, Naomi Campbell.  

Monday, 30 May 2016

Okezie Ikpeazu donates two buses to Enyimba, Abia Warriors

The Governor of Abia State, Okezie Ikpeazu has donated two brand new buses to players of the two state owned teams, Enyimba International and Abia Warriors FC in order to enhance their performance in the current Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season.

Photos: Ooni of Ife, Oba Ogunwusi visits Rauf Aregbesola in Osogbo

The Ooni of Ile-Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi (Ojaja II) paid a courtesy visit to the Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola at the Government House in Osogbo on Monday. Continue to see more photos…

Presidency to publish recovered assets latest Thursday - Garba Shehu

The Presidency has revealed President Muhammadu Buhari has not rescinded his decision to publish the amounts that have been recovered by his administration from those who had allegedly looted the nation’s treasury.

Photos: Jose Mourinho visits Man United’s Aon Training Complex

Manchester United new coach, Jose Mourinho on Monday made his first visit to the Aon Training Complex. Continue to see more photos after the cut…

New Music: Slam- Nice and Sweet ft. Captain Xcel

Singer, Slam has dropped the long-awaited single, ‘Nice and Sweet’. He released the single on his birthday May 26 on his Label, Slam Entertainment (S’Ent) in partnership with Disrupt DNA.

Photos: 28-yr-old Girl marries 78-yr-old Man in Kogi

A 28-year-old woman has recently walked down the aisle with her 78-year-old husband in Kogi State.

MASSOB Leader dissociation Group from Bloody clash in Onitsha

The leader of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), Mr. Uchenna Madu has revealed that the group has nothing to do with the Biafran anniversary celebrations that led to a bloody clash between soldiers and pro-Biafran activists.

Photos: Buhari hosts State House Press Corps to Lunch in Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday hosted State House Press Corps to a lunch at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Buhari was pictured shaking hands with the Oldest Photojournalist of Triumph Newspapers, Alhaji Ladan Abubakar. Present at event were the Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, SSA to the President on Media and Publicity, Shehu Garba and many other journalists. Continue to see more photos after the cut…

Rita Dominic slays at '8 Bars & A Clef' movie Premiere

Actress, Rita Dominic stepped out last night looking gorgeous in a pink tube top and white trouser for the premiere of '8 Bars and A Clef'.

Eagles set to fly against Luxembourg

Nigeria’s Super Eagles look forward to another victory when they take on the Red Lions of Luxembourg at the Stade Josy Barthel on Tuesday evening. A young and vibrant side prevailed over one of Africa’s strongest teams, Mali, at the Stade Robert Diochon in Rouen, France on Friday, with England –based Kelechi Iheanacho scoring the only goal 13 minutes from time.

Nigerian Man executed in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia has executed a Nigerian man, Fahd Houssawi for murdering a Saudi police officer. The execution carried out today marked the 95th in 2016 putting it on track to top last year's number of capital punishments, Saudi Press Agency reported.

Adele acquires new Home in secret

The new hottest American singer, Adele has acquired a new home in secret. No one knew about her new home till she is set to move into it after her tour. In her new environment, Adele has the likes of Jennifer Lawrence, Ashton Kutcher, Mila Kunis, Cameron Diaz, Nicole Richie as her neighbours.

Pro-Biafra Protesters & Police clash in Anambra

A fight broke out between policemen and some people suspected to be members of the Movement for the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) in Asaba on Monday. The incident occurred along Anwai Road in the city when MASSOB members were marching to demand for the independence of Biafra. Policemen and others injured in the fracas, were taken to the Federal Medical Centre, Asaba.