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Thursday, 30 June 2016

Lagos closes 70 Churches & 20 Mosques to reduce high Noise

The government of Lagos State has shut 70 churches and 20 mosques in an attempt to reduce high noise levels. About 10 hotels, pubs and club houses were also closed.

Monalisa Chinda shares throwback photo of University Days

Actress, TV host, Monalisa Chinda-Coker has shared a throwback photo taken when she was in year one at University of Port Harcourt. Others in the photo include, Mrs. Kelechi Koko, Patrick (Pato), Chris, Amaechi Ugwele, and Mike Ogundu.

Kate Henshaw, Ali Baba, Chioma Akpota, Dayo Amusa, Others match against Gender Based Violence

Nollywood actresses, Kate Henshaw, Chioma Akpota, Dayo Amusa, ace comedian, Ali Baba and others on Thursday engaged in a street match to create awareness against Gender Based Violence and Violence against Young Persons. They started from Allen Avenue, Ikeja all the way to the Lagos state House of Assembly, where they were received by the Honorable Speaker of the House, Rt.Hon. Mudashiru Obasa. Continue to see one more photo after the cut…

Kim Kardashian proud of Kanye West over new Adidas Deal

Reality star, Kim Kardashian West is so proud of her husband, rapper, Kanye West over his new partnership with Adidas. She took to Twitter to pour out her feelings…

Court orders Onyeka Onwenu to publicly apologise to Tony Okoroji & pay Him N5m for Defamation

A Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja this Thursday, June 30, 2016 ordered frontline singer and politician, Ms. Onyeka Onwenu to pay the sum of Five Million Naira as damages for defamation of character to Chief Tony Okoroji, former President of PMAN and Chairman, Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON).

Man sentenced to 7 years imprisonment for Visa Scam

The EFCC secured a conviction of one Idris Buhari of durimin iya quarters kano, arraigned before Justice J K Omotosho of Federal High Court 3 Kano on one count charge bordering on obtaining money by false pretence.

Photos: Trailer pulls down Electricity Poles, Cables in Ikeja

A trailer loaded with a container-truck has pulled down an electricity poles and cables at Ikeja under bridge, Lagos State. See one more photo after the cut…

Photos: Nigeria signs $80bn oil Deals with China

Nigeria has signed oil and gas infrastructure agreements worth $80bn (£60m) with Chinese companies. This was revealed by Minister of State, Petroleum Resources and Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Ibe Kachikwu, who has been in China since Sunday.

Court remands Adamawa Ag. Governor, Fintiri over fraud

The Federal High Court, Abuja, has remanded former Adamawa Acting Governor, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri who is being prosecuted by the EFCC over allegations of fraud and money laundering till Friday, July 1, 2016. Details later.

EFCC Arraigns Man for N11.5m Visa Scam

The EFCC, on Wednesday, June 29, 2016 arraigned Abdulsalam Goni Sanda before Justice Olubunmi Banjoko of the Federal Capital Territory High Court sitting in Gudu, Abuja, on a 4-count charge bordering on obtaining by false pretence to the tune of N11,450,000.00 (Eleven Million, Four Hundred And Fifty Thousand Naira).

INEC issues Certificate of Return to Abia new Governor, Uche Ogah

The new governor of Abia State, Uche Ogah has received Certificate of Return from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). An Abuja Federal High Court order of Monday, June 27, had mandated INEC to ‘immediately’ issue Certificate of Return to Ogah.

David Mark wins as Tribunal strikes out Daniel Onje’s Petition

The election petition tribunal on Wednesday struck out the senatorial candidate of All Progressive Congress APC, Mr Daniel Onje, petition filed against the former senate president, David Mark.

8th Nigerian Breweries Golden Pen Awards Opens for entries

L –R: Mr. Anthony Akaeze, Assistant Editor, Tell Magazine and 2015 Golden Pen Reporter of the Year; Mr. Kufre Ekanem, Corporate Affairs Adviser, Nigerian Breweries Plc; and Mr. Canice Opara, Copy Editor, Business World Newspaper and Winner, 2014 Golden Pen Report of the Year, at the flag-off/Call for Entries for the 2016 Golden Pen Award in Lagos on Tuesday.
The 8th edition of the Nigerian Breweries’ Golden Pen Awards has opened with the promise to celebrate and reward winners. KufreEkanem, Nigerian Breweries Corporate Affairs Adviser, who explained to newsmen at the media parley to announce this year’s edition of the awards said  it will reward journalists in three categories - the Nigerian Breweries Golden Pen Reporter of the Year, Nigerian Breweries Golden Pen Photo Journalist of the Year and  the Nigerian Breweries Golden Pen Report of the Year.

Photos: Police takes abandoned Sick Girl to Hospital

The unhealthy little girl dumped by unknown person has been brought to Alimosho General Hospital, Igando by the Police. See one more photo...

Security guard escapes mob attack after defiling 11-yr-old Girl

Police in Abuja has arrested a 42-year-old man, identified as Moses Shadrack for allegedly defiling an 11-year-old girl at Pegni village, Kuje Area Council. Mr. Shadrack carried out the unholy act last Saturday evening in an uncompleted building at the community.

Idris Elba, Mary J Blige, Emma Watsin, others invited to join Oscar Academy

Idris Elba, Star Wars' John Boyega, Mary J Blige  and actress Emma Watson are among the record 683 invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Wednesday.

Police arrests & detains 13 People in connection to Istanbul Airport Bomb attack

Police has arrested and detained 13 people in connection to the deadly Istanbul airport bomb attack, Turkey's state-run news agency says.

FCT Court did not Sack Sheriff – PDP

Our attention has been drawn to reports circulating in the media that a Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court has ousted the National Chairman of the PDP, Sen. Ali-Modu Sheriff. This is completely false and a clear misrepresentation of the ruling of the court as it never gave any ruling ousting the National Chairman.

Oby Ezekwesili Commiserates with Ojo Maduekwe & Elechi Amadi’s Families

Oby Ezekwesili has sympathized with the mourning family of late famous author, Elechi Amadi, who died at 82 after brief illness.  

Suicide bomber kill 11 inside Mosque

A suicide Boko Haram suicide bomber has killed at least 11 people when he blew himself up in a Mosque in Cameroon, close to the Nigerian border, military sources and local officials said on Thursday. The attack, which took place late on Wednesday evening, occurred after the breaking of the Ramadan fast for the day.

Gates, Zuckerberg lose $3.4 bn due to Brexit

Founder Microsoft Corporation, Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg, co-founder of Facebook have lost 3.4 billion dollars to the decision of the British voters to leave the European Union (EU).

Miami rates as worst City to live in America

According to a new study, Miami, which has proven to be a tourist centre for holiday-goers, celebrities and more is the worst city to live in America.

Atiku Abubakar commiserates with Ojo Maduekwe, Elechi Amadi’s Family

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has commiserated with the families of late Ojo Maduekwe and Elechi Amadi, who died early this week.

Buhari hosts Ooni of Ife, Enitan Ogunwusi

President Muhammadu Buhari last night hosted Ooni of Ife, Enitan Ogunwusi to the breaking of the Ramadan fast with other traditional rulers of Nigeria.

Body parts wash ashore Beach near Olympic Volleyball Venue

Problems continued on Wednesday when human body parts, including a foot and other remains washed ashore a beach near the venue for the upcoming Olympic volleyball tournaments in Rio de Janiero, Brazil. 

Mother shoots dead Her two Daughters to make Husband Suffer

A woman in Texas has shot dead her two daughters to make her husband suffer.  42-year-old Christy Sheats, "had ample time" on Friday to shoot Jason Sheats after she called a family meeting at their home west of Houston, Fort Bend County Sheriff Troy Nehls said during a news conference. 

Photo: Yemi Alalde poses in Ferrari Shop

Singer, Yemi Alade was pictured posing Ferrari Automobile store in U.S. "Johnny I don reach the Ferrari store o..where you dey? No run like yesterday o," she captioned the photo.

Famous Author, Elechi Amadi Dies at 82

 Famous Nigerian author, Capt. Elechi Amadi, has died at age 82. Amadi, who wrote famous books like The Concubine, Isiburu, Sunset in Biafra, and Peppersoup and The Road to Ibadan, died at about 3:15pm on Wednesday, about a week after he became ill.

Wednesday, 29 June 2016

No respite for Honeywell as Ecobank files Appeal against Justice Dagat’s Judgement

Ecobank Nigeria Limited has appealed a ruling by Justice Jude Dagat of the Federal High Court in Lagos striking out its winding-up petition against Honeywell Group Limited and its sister company Anchorage Leisures Limited.

Lagos clarifies issues on death of Traffic Hawker

The Lagos State Government has clarified the confusion around the death of a hawker, who was knocked down by a speeding BRT bus. According to the statement from Lagos State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Steve Ayorinde said the hawker was trying to evade arrest from officials of KAI, when he was knocked down.

Kanye West signs new deal with Adidas

Kanye West has signed new deal with Adidas. The sport fashion company has announced they have signed a new contract on Wednesday.

Kylie Jenner & Tyga share some PDA in Bentley Shop (Photos)

Reality star, Lipkit entrepreneur, Kylie Jenner and Tyga enjoyed some PDA in a Bentley shop on Tuesday. The pair apparently went to the shop to acquire a new Bentley, but after test driving, they did not buy. However, they showed those who are still in doubt that they have reunited.  Continue to see more photos after the cut…

Photo: Ben Murray-Bruce hangs out with Wife & Children

Senator, Ben Murray-Bruce has spent a quality time, hanging out with his beautiful wife, and children – Jared, Cody, Jasmine and Evelyn.

Court Jails Banker, Oil Thief

Justice M.A Onyetenu of the Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State has convicted and sentenced a former banker, Ikechukwu Chukwuma, to six months imprisonment for defrauding his bank, Diamond Bank, a sum of N28, 000, 000. 00(Twenty Eight Million Naira).

Hausa Musician, Ado Daukaka resuced by Police

Hausa musician, Ado Dahiru Daukaka, who was reported missing after releasing a song criticizing local politicians for corruption has been found. He went missing on Friday in the State capital, Yola, shortly after leaving his home to pray at a mosque.

Court dismisses Modu Sheriff as PDP Chairman

Ali Modu Sheriff has been sacked as Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party by a High Court in Abuja on Wednesday.  Justice Valentine Ashi ‎held that Sheriff’s ascension to office was unlawful as it was based on amended provision of the PDP ‎Constitution said to be illegally introduced in December 2014.

How Alade Aromire inspired My Career – Lola Faduri

US-based actress, Lola Faduri has just completed a multi million naira movie that is set to wow lovers of Yoruba movie industry and good movies at large.

Lola Faduri is also a medical practitioner in the United States started her career in 2001 under the Odunfa caucus has shot the movie titled 'Ayanmo' and it features Yinka Quadri, Iyabo Ojo, Mercy Aigbe, Mustapha Sholagbade and Abimbola Ogunnowo and others. The movie and another titled, 'Ife Odale' will be marketed by Okiki Films. 

Ambode swears-in Chairman, Members of LAISEC (Photos)

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday swore-in the Chairman and members of the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC), just as he charged them to live above board and be fair to all parties in the discharge of their duties.

Photos: Hawkers damage over 20 BRT Buses in Lagos over death of Colleague

After the death of a traffic hawker, who was chased into a speeding BRT bus in Maryland, Lagos State on Wednesday, traffic hawkers gathered and attacked BRT buses on Ikorodu road. According to eyewitnesses, angry hawkers have not only blocked the road, but also damaged over 20 BRT buses. Continue to see more photos after the cut...

Photos: Ex-Chief of Air Staff, Adesola Amosu arraigned in Lagos for fraud

Former Chief of Air Staff, Adesola Amosu was on Wednesday arraigned in Lagos court for fraud. See more photos…

Photos: Workers protest Non-Payment of Salaries in Kwara

Local Government workers on Wednesday in Ilorin, Kwara State protested over non-payment of salaries. They blocked the governor’s office in Ilorin. See more photos…

Actress Ivie Okujaye flaunts Full term Baby Bump

Nollywood actress, Ivie Okujaye is set to welcome her first baby, as she announced on her Instagram page while sharing photos of her full term baby bump.

Court sentences Student, others to death by Hanging

A High Court of Lagos State  sitting in ‎Ikeja has sentenced three persons to death by hanging by the neck till death. The ‎convicts included a student who doubles as a commercial motorcyclist, Ganiyu Hassan, an aluminium worker,  Wasiu Arepo, and a driver, Oluwaseun Idowu.

Police declares search for missing Hausa singer, Ado Halliru Daukaka

Police are searching for the popular Hausa singer, Ado Halliru Daukaka, who went missing on Friday. Othman Abubakar, the police spokesman in Adamawa, said the security agencies were doing their best to find the singer, who disappeared after releasing a song highlighting incompetence and corruption among politicians.

Photos: Buhari hosts Traditional Rulers in Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday evening hosted traditional rulers from across Nigeria at the State House, Abuja. Continue to see more photos…

KAI official chases Hawker to his Death in Maryland

A KAI official on duty in Maryland on Wednesday allegedly chased a traffic hawker to his untimely death. The hawker, who running to protecting his goods from the KAI official failed to watch out for moving vehicles, as he ran into a BRT bus and was instantly smashed to pieces. The photo of the accident was to be very gory, according to eyewitnesses.

Malian Defence Chief extols Nigerian Armed Forces, Solicits for Cooperation

The Deputy Chief of Defence Staff of the Malian Armed Forces, Brigadier General Didier Dacko has eulogised  the Nigerian Armed Forces for their exceptional role in peace keeping and high professional conduct in all military operations in the sub-region, Africa and around the globe.

Death toll rises to 41 in Istanbul Airport Suicide Attack

The Istanbul governor has said that the death toll in the suicide bombing attack at Ataturk Airport has risen to 41. Details later...

Patoranking is New Face of TLR Couture

Dance hall sensation and judge of "The Voice", Nigeria is set to be unveiled as the new face of Tailorloran couture –TLR Couture. According to Folami Abiodun , the CEO of TLR couture, the singer was picked because "he exudes everything our brand stands for…" which is, charisma, perfect looks and appeal".