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Sunday, 31 January 2016

Rob Kardashian Drives to Texas to Pick Blac Chyna after Arrest

Rob Kardashian reportedly drove to Texas on Saturday to pick up girlfriend, Blac Chyna after her arrest.

PMB Calls Nigerians to be Vigilant, after Chibok Bombing

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on all Nigerians, to be vigilant and ready to work with security operatives in ending the war against insurgency. Reacting to the spate of suicide bombings in Chibok market, IDP's camp in Borno State and the Gombi market in Adamawa State.

Photos: Buhari, Others at 26th Ordinary Session of AU in Ethiopia

President Muhammadu Buhari was among African leaders, who gathered at Addis Abba, Ethiopia. Other leaders present include, President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe, President Ernest Bai Koroma of Sierra Leone and many others. See more photos after the cut…

Photos: Peter Okoye Flies with Eto’o from UK to Turkey

Pop singer, Peter Okoye and friend, Samuel Eto’o flew together on Sunday from United Kingdom to Turkey for the soccer star’s big game. See more photos...

Idirs Elba Celebrates His Double SAG Award (Photos)

Actor, Idris Elba is celebrating a double-win at the 2016 SAG Awards, as he has made history. Not only is he the very first male to take home two SAG trophies in one night, but he is also the first black person to do so, too. Elba accepted the award for Best Male Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture for Beasts of No Nation as well as the trophy for Best Male Actor in a Television Movie or Mini Series for Luther. The actor took to twitter to celebrate the trophies, "You wait for one bus and TWO come along at the same time. Life innit. @SAGawards Thank you. Saaaaaaaagyyyyyy!!" he captioned the photo above. 

Photos: Haram Kills 100 Villagers in Dalori, Borno

Boko Haram terrorists on Saturday attacked Dalori Village near Maiduguri, Borno State and killed over 100 people. The operation was said to have started around 6:20pm and lasted for hours. The militants who operated unchallenged were said to have stormed the town in 10  Hilux vans and motorcycles dressed in army uniforms as they took their time to raze down houses in Dalori village also livestock were burnt after they had looted and carted away foodstuffs. Several civilians were burnt beyond recognition.

Naomi Mac Releases New Single "Mujo"

House One Music songstress, Naomi Mac (@thenaomimac) follows the release of hit single, My Heart (featuring Adekunle Gold) with the release of her first single of 2016 titled, "Mujo".

Obanikoro to EFCC: Stop this Media Trial, Publish Names of Directors & Signatories to McNamara Account

The immediate past Minister of State,  Foreign Affairs and a former Nigerian Ambassador to Ghana,  Senator Musiliu Obanikoro has challenged controversial online platform, Sahara Reporters and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to sincerely publish the names of the Directors and signatories to the alleged Silva McNamara Limited account to the public as at when the said money was paid instead of demonising and deceiving Nigerians with vague,  contrived and distorted information.

Photos: Leonardo DiCarprio Gets Hug from Titanic Mate, Kate Winslet as He Wins SAG

Leonardo DiCaprio won the Best Male Actor in a motion picture for his role in The Revenant at the Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG) held in Los Angeles on Saturday night. DiCaprio got a huge hug from his former Titanic co-star Kate Winslet following his win. Continue to see more photos…

Federal Character And Its Discontents – By Reuben Abati

There has been so much concern about how the Federal Character principle has since its introduction in 1979, promoted mediocrity within the public service, and retarded national growth and progress. Introduced after the civil war to promote national integration, and to address the fears of sections of the country which felt marginalized, the Federal Character principle was meant to ensure that public service appointments reflect the country’s diversity: religious, ethnic, geographical and linguistic, and by extension, that resource allocation reflects the fact that this is a federal system and not a clan.

Former El Salvador President, Flores Dies at 56

Former Salvadoran President Francisco Flores died Saturday in a private hospital in the capital after suffering a cerebral hemorrhage, his party confirmed. Flores, 56, had been in a coma since undergoing emergency surgery.

Doctor Dies of Lassa Fever in Nasarawa

Ibrahim Oshafu, a medical personnel at Dalhatu Specialist Hospital (DASH), Lafia, Nasarawa State has been confirmed dead after contact with an infected Lassa fever patient. The late medical personnel who has since been buried was among members of the DASH rescue team, the facility being the only specialist hospital owned by the state.

Ufoma McDermott & Hubby Dedicate Daughter

Nollywood actress, Ufoma Ejenobor McDermott and husband, Steve McDermott on Sunday dedicate their daughter, Kesiena Alize McDermott to God. The soap opera queen took to social media to offer her prayer on behalf of her little daughter.

Photos from SAG Awards + Full List of Winners

Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG) held on Saturday night at the Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles and top entertainers such as, Eva Longoria, Julien Mcdonald, Idris Elba, Leonard DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Nicole Kidman,Queen Latifa and many more made the red carpet.  Continue to see photos from the red carpet and full list of winners…

Photo: Actor Kenneth Okolie's Sister Weds

Nollywood actor, and former Mr. Nigeria, Kenneth Okolie's sister, Didi Okolie had her white wedding on Saturday, January 30, 2016. Congrats to her!

Meet UK Based Actress, Oluwajuwon Quadri

Rising actress, Oluwajuwon Quadri has revealed how she has managed her haulage business and acting career without hassles. The UK based actress, who is also a mother and wife revealed that both jobs come to her easily and one doesn't disturb the other.

Saturday, 30 January 2016

Tunde Demuren Crushed Toolz on Twitter in 2009, Married Her 6yrs Later

Tunde Demuren, who married Tolu Oniru, otherwise known as, Toolz on Saturday, January 30, had her as a tweet crush in 2009. He finally married her in 2016, 6 years later. Congrats to them!

Photos of SUV Robbed on Ibadan Expressway, Occupants Missing

An SUV was robbed by armed robbers along Ibadan-Ijebu Ode around 4:00-5:30pm on Saturday. The occupants of the vehicle were suspected to have been kidnapped by the criminals as their whereabouts remained unknown. See more photos…

Photos: Man Uses Blender to Cut Grass Instead of Lawnmower

A man said to be a Brazilian has fashioned a grass trimmer out of a household blender attached to a stick. Instead of using  a lawnmower, he makes do with a blender and a stick. The man happily trims the grasses in a footage uploaded to YouTube. The man seems particularly proud of his invention as he shows it off.  Brazilian blog Tata News described the man as Brazilian in the caption that accompanied the video. It read: 'In times of crisis - Brazilian invented lawn mower with blender.' Continue to see more photos...

Photos: As Seen in Onitsha Today

The photos of a butcher conveying live goats with a motorcycle in Onitsha, Anambra state today went viral! Lol!

Army Alerts Nigerians on New Tactics of Suicide Bombers

It has come to the notice of the Defence Headquarters that Boko Haram, in their desperation to cause colossal havoc, have now devised a new method where they dress like mad persons to gain unsuspecting access to public areas to detonate bombs.

Black Jack Valentine Party Holds Feb 14

 Most intelligent Brands knows that the best and most effective connections with their consumers happens via activations.As consumers connect with the brands,their experiences determines whether those brands would reap endorsers and adopters.The trio of Brandworld Media, CornelEntertaiment and Yyookos are organising THE BLACK JACK VALENTINE PARTY.

Cute Couple! More Photos from Toolz & Tunde's Wedding

Here are more photos from Tolu Oniru and Tunde Demuren's traditional wedding in Lagos State. See more photos...

Photos from Tolu Oniru & Tunde Demuren's Traditional Wedding

Beat 99.9 FM, On Air Personality (OAP), Tolu Oniru and one of Empire Mates Entertainment (E.M.E) record label executives, Tunde Demuren have concluded their traditional marriage at Landmark Event Centre, Lagos State on Saturday, January 30, 2016. Present at the ceremony include, top showbiz personalities such as, Banky W, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, Yaw, Funmi Iyanda, Toke Makinwa, Yvonne Ekwere and friends of the couple. Continue to see more photos after the cut...

Seven Die in Boat Mishap in Lagos

At the least seven people have died as a passenger boat capsized in Ikorodu area of Lagos State, on Saturday, the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, has confirmed. The 20-passenger capacity boat was said to be conveying 17 passengers from Ijede enroute Badore when it capsized at about 10.20am on Saturday.

NAFDAC Seals Cosmetics Shop over Selling of Fake Products in Enugu

The National Agency for food and Drug Administration and control (NAFDAC) has sealed Kev. Chem. Industry cosmetic in Enugu for alleged not registering the company with the agency and selling of fake products.

Gunmen Abduct Another Delta Monarch

Less than one month after the Ubulu-Uku was kidnapped and killed, gunmen have on Friday abducted the 96-year-old Odio-ologobo, the traditional ruler of Olomoro Kingdom in Isoko area of Delta State, HRM Josiah Umukoro Aghaza 1.

...And this Photo of Kanye West & North West (Lol!)

This photo of Kanye West and his daughter, North says it all. Most times, you don't need a DNA test. Lol!

Mariah Carey & James Packer Acquire New Mansion (Photos)

Soon-to-emerge new Hollywood power-couple, singer, Mariah Carey and billionaire businessman, casino mogul, James Packer have gotten a new home. They are paying $250, 000 a month for the mansion that’s said to be located in a friendly environment. The newly engaged couple were said to have gotten the mansion as a result of the crop of friends they keep, which ranges from Hollywood A-list actors to singers.  According to Daily Mail, “the cliff-top perched mansion, is inside the ultra exclusive gated community The Oaks in Calabasas, Los Angeles. The plush rental property features a sprawling 18,000 sq ft mansion on a one hectare property, that is rumoured to be two houses away from Kourtney Kardashian's, among other celebrity neighbours. Continue to see photos of the masion…

Inside David Bowie’s Will, Wife Gets Half of His $100m Fortune

Page Six has given details of the late iconic musician, David Bowie’s Will and how he shared his wealth to his family before death. He left about half of his $100million fortune as well as a Manhattan apartment - to his wife Iman.

Oprah Winfrey Celebrates 62 by Hiking with Friends (Photos)

Famous talk show host, Oprah Winfrey turned 62 on Friday and went hiking with friends. Oprah who has lost a lot of weight recently got bouquet of flowers from her close pals. "What a great way to celebrate. Grateful for the sunrise birthday hike from #ownpack!" See more photos...

FIRS Director in EFCC Net for Alleged Fraud

The deputy director, regional tax office, Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Abumere Joseph Osagie has been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for abuse of office and bribery. He was arrested following a complaint about his attempt to extort a University proprietor N5million.

Dasukigate: EFCC Traces N4.75bn to Obanikoro’s Sons

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) investigation into the alleged diversion of $2.1bn meant for arms procurement under the immediate past administration of Dr. Goodluck Jonathan has to the two sons of former Minister of State for Defence, Sen. Musiliu Obanikoro.

Blac Chyna Arrested for Drunk & Disorderly Conduct

Blac Chyna was on Friday afternoon arrested at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport for drunk and disorderly conduct aboard a flight. She allegedly screamed at the flight attendant and called her, “Nasty bitch”, when she boarded a connecting flight to London.

Friday, 29 January 2016

AVRS Commences Licensing Activities as Members Benefit from Training Workshop in U.S

Audio Visual Rights Society of Nigeria (AVRS)  Nigerias sole collective management organization for cinematograph films has commenced with licensing activities in line with its core approval mandate by the Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC).

Arms Deal: Leadership Newspaper Returns Its Share of N9m

Following the EFCC questioning, the management of Leadership Holdings Limited, publishers of Leadership newspapers, has returned the N9 million it received from the Presidency through the Newspapers Proprietors Association of Nigeria as compensation for the seizure of its publications in 2014.

Buhari Calls for Acceleration of Africa’s Economic Integration

President Muhammadu Buhari late yesterday in Nairobi called for an intensification of intra-African trade and acceleration of the pace of economic integration across the continent.

Speaking at a banquet in his honour at the conclusion of his state visit to Kenya, President Buhari said that the expansion of trade relations between Nigeria and Kenya in recent years should be replicated by all other African countries to speed up the pace of economic development on the continent.

Photos: Buhari Gets Warm Welcome in Ethiopia

President Muhammadu Buhari kas departed Kenya and has on Friday arrived at Addis Ababa, Ethiopia for the 26th Ordinary Session of the African Union Assembly. Continue to see more photos...

Tolu Oniru & Tunde Demuren Play Shoe Game at Dinner

OAP, Tolu Oniru, otherwise known as, Toolz and fiance, Tunde Demuren took time to play the shoe game at their pre-wedding dinner held recently. See one more photo after the cut...

Kendall Jenner’s Photo up for Instagram Photo of the Year Award

The above photo of Kendall Jenner has been nominated for “Instagram Photo of the Year Award”. The photo was one of the top ten photos on Instagram last year. Congrats to her!


Suicide Bomber Kills many at Crowded Market in Adamawa

A suicide bomber, who said to be a little boy has detonated an explosive in a crowded market in Gombi, Adamawa State on Friday. Early reports on the scene say that the explosion has killed many people.

Oliseh Didn’t Spend $4k to Feed Eagles at CHAN – NFF

The Nigeria Football Federation(NFF) have rejected claims from Super Eagles coach Sunday Oliseh that he spent the sum of $4, 000 from his personal pocket to feed players of the Super Eagles during their training camp of Pretoria in South Africa.

Court Denies Nnamdi Kanu Bail

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Friday denied the bail request from the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra and the director of Radio Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu.

Rob Kardashian Reveals He's In A Relationship with Blac Chyna

Rob Kardashian might have disclosed to people close to him that he's in a relationship with Blac Chyna not for what she has but for his happiness.

Supreme Court Sacks Anambra PDP Senators

Information has that the Supreme Court of Nigeria has sacked all Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) legislators, including Stella Oduah, Andy Ubah from Anambra State from the Senate and House of Representatives. New Senators now are, for Anambra at the Senate now Chris Ubah (Anambra South), John Emeka (Anambra North) and Annie Okonkwo (Anambra Central). Details later...

Oduah Calls for Inland Container Terminal in Onitsha

Senator Stella Oduah (Anambra North) has called for the establishment of an inland container terminal in Onitsha, Anambra State to enhance production. ‎She emphasized the need to encourage more export in th‎e face of the dwindling economy.

Kanye West Replies Amber Rose

Barely 24 hours after the ex-girlfriend of Kanye West and estranged wife of Wiz Khalifa got into the fight between the two men that were in her life, by firing back at Kanye who brought her son into the beef, Kanye has replied her.

Sean Tizzle & Adunni Ade Cover New Issue of Jasmine Magazine

Singer, Sean Tizzle and Adunni Ade are on the dual cover of new issue of Jasmine Magazine. They were styled by Rikaotaobyme, Jason Porshe, Kenepisode1 Clothing, Onpoint Clothing and hairstyle was handled by Bernard Smiles, while makeup was done by Topal Touch, Tooshmebeauty.

Photo: Kim Kardashian Exposes North West's Closet

Kim Kardashian West has exposed what goes on inside her little daughter, North West's closet. The new apparently dropped baby Saint West in the closet that requires lots of work and arrangement and captioned the photo, "It's gonna be a long night..."