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Monday, 29 February 2016

Photos: Buhari Arrives Abuja from Qatar

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived at the Nnamdi Azikwe Airport, after an official visit to Saudi Arabia and Qatar. See one more photos after the cut…

Gunmen Kidnap former CBN Director in Delta

Unknown gunmen have kidnapped a 91-yr-old former Director of Foreign Operations of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Joseph Ogedegbe at St. Michael’s Anglican Church in Emevor of Isoko North Local Government Area (LGA), Delta State. 

Police invite Yinusa, Sharia Council Members over Abduction of Ese Oruru

The police said they have invited Yinusa, the alleged abductor of Ese Oruru,  and the members of the Sharia council, Kano to assist with the investigation into the forceful conversion of the girl into Islam.

Photos: Buhari visits Museum of Islamic Art in Doha

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday visited the Museum of Islamic Art in Doha, shortly before his departure to Abuja at the end of his state visit to Qatar. Continue to see more photos...

Mother Sets Her Newborn Baby on Fire after Hiding Pregnancy from Relatives

A woman has set her new born baby ablaze after hiding pregnancy from relatives. She has pleaded guilty to setting her newborn on fire and leaving her in the middle of a New Jersey street. Hyphernkemberly Dorvilier pleaded guilty Monday in Mount Holly to first-degree aggravated manslaughter. She had previously pleaded not guilty to a murder charge.

Photos: Ben Murray-Bruce Hangs out with School Pupils in Zoo

Senator, Ben Murray-Bruce today alongside El-Amin school pupils visited Abuja Zoo. See more photos…

Photos: Ciara & Kaffy on & off Stage at Love Like A Movie

There is no doubt that American singer, Ciara made Nigerian entertainment lovers proud on Sunday night at Love LIke A Movie season 3. She unleashed mouth-watering performance alongside top Nigerian female dancer, Kaffy. See one more photo after the cut...

B'Dash Comes Back to Life with 'Levels Don Change'

Beauty Aghedo popularly known by her stage name B'Dash, comes back to life.

Over the years the Nigeria entertainment industry has mourn over the loss of some of its best talented celebrities to the  hands of depression and death and this has left unspoken dreams forever silent in the entertainment industry.

Ese Oruru Now in Police Custody

Following severe calls from respectable individuals for the freedom of the abducted girl, Ese Oruru, who was forced into marriage by a man in Kano State after she was taken from Bayelsa, she has been reportedly freed.

Photos: Dino Melaye Acquires 2015 Slingshot for N4.78m

Dino Melaye’s has acquired a latest toy for his exotic automobiles garage. The car is a 2015 Slingshot estimated to Cost N4.78 Million ($24,000). Continue to see more photos after the cut...

Photos: Gov. Wike Acquires 2 Bulletproof Office Vans while His Students are Stranded Abroad

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has acquired two Bulletproof Office Vans, at the very time students from the state are stranded abroad. See one more photo after the cut…

Photos of Abba Moro in Court Today

Former Interior Minister, Abba Moro appeared in court today over Nigeria Immigration recruitment scam. He pleaded not guilty to 11 count charges leveled against him. However, he was remanded in Kuje prison till March 2. Continue to see more photos...

Leonardo DiCaprio’s Mum Clutches His Oscars Trophy

Leonardo DiCaprio , who the Best Actor at the Oscars last night not only took his mother, Irmelin Indenbirken to the big event of his life, but also made her presence felt at the Vanity Fair Oscars after party.

Lassa Fever Kills 10-yr-old Boy in Ebonyi

A 10-year-old boy has died of Lassa fever in Ebonyi State. The death is the second confirmed case recorded in the state since the recent outbreak across the country.

Ciara Mobbed by Students as She Visits Schools in Lagos

American singer, Ciara who arrived Nigeria on Friday for Love Like A Movie Season 3, which held at Eko Hotel & Suites on Monday visited Ilado Community Junior High School and Akande Dahunsi Memorial Senior/Junior High School in Lagos. See more photos...

Ambode Illuminates Mile 12, Ikorodu Roads with Street Lights

The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has illuminated Mile 12 and Ikorodu Roads with Street Lights, powered by the Light up Lagos Project. See one more photo after the cut…

DEPOWA Reaches Out to Expectant Mothers & HIV/AIDS Patients

Defence and Police Officers Wives Association (DEPOWA)has continued to prove its worth as a humanitarian organization by donating cash, food items and medical facilities to expectant mothers and people living with HIV and AIDS as well as Staff of  Defence Medical Centre Mogadishu Barracks, Abuja. The President of DEPOWA, Mrs Omobolanle Olonisakin made the donation during a visit to the centre.

Man slashes 10 Pupils before Committing Suicide

In the series of school attacks in Haikou area city of China, a knife-wielding man has stabbed 10 children before killing himself. The attack, in the southern city of Haikou, left two seriously injured, according to media reports.  An official at Haikou's Longhu police station said the schoolchildren were stabbed as they walked out of the Yang Fan Primary School during their lunch period. She declined to give further details, saying the case was under investigation. Continue to see more photos...

Tony Elumelu Writes Open Letter to African Entrepreneurs

To all of Africa’s aspiring entrepreneurs,

I commend your courage and determination to build a business in the face of constraints that inhibit the viability of your startup and significantly threaten its survival.

Court Remands Abba Moro in Prison till March 2

Former Minister of Interior, Abba Moro, has been charged with fraud and money- laundering for his alleged role in a failed recruitment process in which 20 job-seekers were killed in a stampede in 2014.

Gov. Dickson’s Abducted Sister Regains Freedom

Miss Nancy Dickson, the abducted sister of Bayelsa State governor, Seriake Dicksonbnhas regained freedom. She was kidnapped on December 19, 2015 by gunmen.

NFF Explains Relationship with ex-Coach, Oliseh

In order to clear a lot of falsehood that has been making the rounds in sections of the media following the resignation of Coach Sunday Oliseh, the Nigeria Football Federation has decided to make a statement regarding events relating to the employment and resignation of the Super Eagles Coach.

Photos: Munachi Abii Stuns in ‘Turban Series’ of BM Pro

Ex beauty queen and rapper Munachi Abii is all glam for the ‘Turban Series’ with makeup by Banke Meshida-Lawal of BM Pro. See more photos after the cut…

Charly Boy Drops words of Inspiration

Don't grumble about where you are right now,

There's more to you than where you are right now.

There's a new side of you, you've got potentials. Many might think I'm trying to encourage them, but no be so. Don't see this as an encouragement rather see it as an opportunity to try something new. 

60-yr-old Man Repeatedly Rapes 13-yr-old Girl

A 60-year-old man, Abdulahi Mohammed has been arrested for allegedly repeatedly raping a 13-year-old girl. The incident happened at his home in Bankole Agagu Street, Oke Aro, a boundary town between Lagos and Ogun states from 2015 to 2016.

Atiku Pays Condolence Visit to Alh. Atsare on Mum's Death

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has paid condolence visit to his friend, Alhaji Tanimu Atsare on the death of his mother, Hajiya Hafsatu. See one more photo after the cut…

Photos: Woman Defecates in Supermarket Walkway

A shocking video has surfaced of a woman relieving herself in the middle of a supermarket aisle. The incident, which is believed to have taken place in Russia, shows the woman browsing in the store, before looking around, and ultimately dropping her pants.

Man City Defeats Liverpool to Win Capital One Cup

Manchester City has won the Capital One Cup. The team beat Liverpool 3-1 on penalties to win the trophy on Sunday night.  The loss means Reds boss, Jurgen Klopp, has now lost four consecutive finals as a manager and Liverpool have not won any silverware since 2006.

Lady Gaga & Priyanka Chopra Rock $8m Worth of Jewelry to Oscars

Pop star Lady Gaga and Priyanka Chopra were wearing enough impressive jewels on Sunday at the 88th Annual Academy Awards.

Beyonce, Jay Z & Kelly Rowland Step out Together

Singer, Beyonce, rapper-husband, Jay Z and Kelly Rowland stepped out together for a party in Beverly Hills on Saturday.

Leonardo DiCaprio Finally Wins Oscars + Full List of Winners

Super star actor, Leonardo DiCaprio has finally won Oscar Awards.  He emerged the Best Actor in the Leading Role. Continue to see full list of winners…

Abba Moro, Others to be Docked Today

The immediate past Interior Minister, Abba Moro, will on Monday be docked by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on an 11-count charge bordering on obtaining by false pretence, procurement fraud and money laundering before Justice Anwuli Chikere of the Federal High Court, Abuja.

Photos from 2016 Oscars

The 88th annual Academy Awards (Oscars) held on Sunday night at Dolby Theatre. Hollywood stars streamed out to grace the red carpet, they include, Jennifer Lawrence, Cate Blanchett, Bri Larson, Alicia Vikander, Kate Winslet, Leonardo DiCaprio, Emily Blunt, Lady Gaga, Kevin Hart, Pharrell Williams, and many more. Continue to see more photos…

Sunday, 28 February 2016

Buhari Appoints Photo Journalists Aghaeze as Personal Assistant

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed, Mr Sunday Aghaeze, as Personal Assistant to the President, State Photographer. The appointment according to a letter signed by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Babachir Lawal, took effect from June 1, 2015.

Checkout the Stage for Love Like A Movie Season 3

Darey Art-Alade's Love Like A Movie Season 3 will hold this evening at Eko Hotel & Suites, with American singer, Ciara as a guest artiste. The stage is already set as seen above.

5 Things Kylie Jenner Wants You to Know about Her Look

Kylie Jenner recently granted an interview with Wonderland Magazine, where she explained in details parts of her body that are real. She listed five things she wants people to know about her look.

LASG Launches Rape Kit

The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT) in partnership with the Ministry of Health and the Primary Health Care Board at the weekend launched the Sexual Assault Standing Order and Sexual Assault Evidence Examination Kit, also known as rape kits. This is in line with the mandate of Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode.

"I am the only competition I have" - Naomi Mac

Nigerian Idol Star and House One Music act, Naomi Mac recently opened up on her childhood, music and fashion in Daily Times Nigeria magazine new issue. On her childhood, Daily Times asked, “How was growing like for you?” – the ‘Mujo’ crooner replied saying...

Photos: Man Pours Acid on Wife over Minor Row

A woman's hand and face has been covered in burns from where acid was thrown onto her face by her husband following a trivial row. Tania Parvin, 25, was admitted to Dhaka Medical College Hospital with severe burns to her face as well as the upper parts of her body.

Photos: Ugandan Boy & Soldier Compare Gun Sizes

Photo: An Ugandan boy and soldier were pictured comparing their gun sizes. He must be a child-soldier!

Jasmine Mbonu Shares Adorable Photos as She Turns A Year Older

Queen Jasmine Mbonu, Chief Strategist of award winning fashion and lifestyle magazine ''Jasmine Magazine'' will be a year older on March 1st. The stylish had an adorable photoshoot in anticipation of her celebration. Continue to see more photos…

Dino Melaye shares Throwback Photo with Classmate in 1994

Senator, Dino Melaye shared the throwback photo above and said it was with his classmate in 1994.

I’ll Empower Infrastructure instead of Paying N5k Stipend – Buhari

President Mohammadu Buhari has reportedly said he would not pay the N5000 stipend he promised to unemployed youth in the country. The president made the remarks at the weekend while on the visit in Middle East.

Oge Okoye Flaunts Trimmed Bod

Actress, Oge Okoye has gotten a major trimmed body recently and she flaunts it. So sweet!

Man Butchers Entire Family of 14 before Committing Suicide

A 35-year-old man has committed suicide after allegedly murdering 14 members of his family including seven children with a butcher’s knife outside the Indian financial capital Mumbai, police said Sunday.

Rev. King, the Law & King's Supporters -By Reuben Abati

In the case of the State and Rev. Chukwuemeka Kingsley Ezeugo, the Supreme Court a few days ago, upheld the rulings of the lower courts and ruled that the bearded, self-styled "little god", "Jesus Christ of our time", and founder of the Lagos-based Christian Praying Assembly (CPA), deserves to be hanged, for enacting a form of horror movie which resulted in the death in 2006 of Ms Ann Uzoh.  The simple import of that ruling is that no man is a king before the law, and that the law is no respecter of persons including those who describe themselves as anointed men of God, and who on that account use religion to commit atrocities.

DGN Election had No Rancour - Fred Amata


Veteran filmmaker, Fred Amata on Friday emerged the winner of National President of Directors' Guild of Nigeria (DGN) in an election held at Asaba, Delta State. Amata defeated other contestants such as, Lancelot Imaseun, Dickson Ireogbu and Kingsley Omefe to become the winner.

Man Films Self Raping A Child & Distributes the Footage

A 27-year-old man has been arrested for filming himself while raping A child and distributing the footage. The man, who is reportedly participating in child pornography has been charged with a string of child exploitation offences.

Actress Lacey Chabert & Husband Expecting First Child

Lacey Chabery, the Mean Girls star has revealed on Twitter on Saturday that she is expecting her first child with husband Dave Nehdar.