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Wednesday, 31 August 2016

Rob Kardashian announces he’s diabetes free

Rob Kardashian has announced he’s diabetics free, after he made an incredible turnaround in his fight against diabetes. According to reports, he revealed his doctors told him he doesn’t have to take medication for his type 2 diabetes any more.

Mark Zuckerberg meets Nollywood stars, RMD, Rita Dominic, Stephanie Linus, Basketmouth, Yemi Alade, Kunle Afilayan at Naija Talent Lounge

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg met with top entertainment artistes such as, Richard Mofe-Damijo, Tolu 'Toolz' Oniru-Demuren, Kunle Afolayan, Basketmouth, Rita Dominic Yemi Alade, Florence 'DJ Cupoy' Otedola, Stephaine Okereke-Linus at the Naija Talent Lounge on Wednesday. Continue to see more photos after the cut…

Amapakabo denies being ousted from Eagles camp

Super Eagles’ assistant coach, Imama Amapakabo has denied a report in the media that he was asked out of the team’s camp in Uyo by Franco-German Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr.

First Bank Senior Officers Forge Signature to take over Farm Tank

The Intelligence Department of the Nigerian Police Force, Zone 10, in Abuja has revealed through its investigation that certain First Bank of Nigeria (FBN) principal officers, Kunle Awojobi, Managing Director of FBN trustee, and others forged the signature of Ola Olaniran, Operational Director of Zone 4 Energy Limited, on some documents used to obtain an order to take over the farm tank of Zone 4 Energy Limited over an alleged non-payment of a loan.​

Flavour acquires 2015 Polaris Slingshot Car (Photos)

Highlife musician, Flavour has acquired the customized 2015 Polaris Slingshot Three-Wheeler automobile. See one more photo…

Aero Contractors suspends its operations

Nigeria’s second-largest commercial airline, Aero Contractors, has announced it will suspend “schedule services” from tomorrow. It is the third airline to suspend operations in Nigeria. Iberia suspended its route to Africa’s second biggest economy in May, followed by United Airlines the following month.

Denrele Edun, Seyi Shay, Idia Aisien shoot for BFF Shoe Campaign (Photos)

TV personality, Denrele Edun, singer Seyi Shay and Nigerian born – New York based model, Idia Aisien are shooting for Best Foot Forward (BFF) shoe campaign in Lagos. See more photos after the cut…

Pastor drugs, rapes & robs woman in Lagos

A 37-year-old pastor, Korede Olamide was on Wednesday remanded in prison custody by an Ogudu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly raping and robbing a woman. Korede is also accused of unlawfully detaining the victim and putting a hard substance, known as ‘Vilium 5’ in her drink, making her sleep until the next day.

CBN lifts ban on 9 banks from FX Market

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has on Wednesday lifted suspension of eight banks barred from participating in the Foreign Exchange market, this happened after the Body of Bank CEOs asked the CBN to lift the ban.

Facebook Boss, Cristine Perrella visits EFCC (Photos)

Mr. Cristine Perrella, Facebook Director of Trust and Safety for Africa and Europe paid a working visit to the EFCC in Lagos and Abuja. This was in appreciation of the active presence of EFCC on Facebook. Cristine’s visit was a precursor to the visit of Facebook Chief Executive Officer, CEO, Mark Zuckerberg who is currently in Nigeria. Continue to see more photos...

Charles Novia comes hard on ‘Gushers’ who had interaction with Mark Zuckerberg

Nollywood movie director, Charles Novia has praised the arrival of Mark Zuckerberg in Nigeria, and revealed it will inspire the tech community. However, he pointed out that Nigerian youths, who had interactions with the Facebook CEO formed accents that almost spoil the interview.

Kunle Afolayan & Mark Zuckerberg all smiles in this Photo

Nollywood film producer, Kunle Afolayan and the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg were apparently happy to meet each other in Lagos today, as they faced the camera beaming with smiles.

Manchester City’s Samir Nasri joins Sevilla on loan

Manchester City player, Samir Nasri has joined Spanish side Sevilla, hours after Joe Hart completed his loan move to Torino. The French midfielder had been deemed surplus to requirement by new coach Pep Guardiola.

Chris Brown released on $250K bail

Singer, Chris Brown’s lawyer said Wednesday that the singer has been released from custody, following a bizarre standoff at his home with police after a woman alleged that he pointed a gun at her.

Mark Zuckerberg visits Andela Amity Campus in Lagos (Photos)

The Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, on Wednesday embarked on a walk to the Andela Amity Campus. At Andela, Mark Zuckerberg met with Seni Sulyman, Director of Operations, and Nadayar Enegesi, Director of Learning and Development, to discuss the learning science powering Andela and the company’s success placing world-class African software developers with technology companies around the world.

Kate Henshaw gives update on Baby Michael (Photos)

Nollywood actress, Kate Henshaw has given an update on the ailing baby, Michael who she picked, to be taken care of at the hospital. Continue to read her update...

Kunle Afolayan shares major throwback photo

Prolific filmmaker, Kunle Afolayan has shared a major throwback photo of his teenage years.

Photos: Buhari presides over FEC Meeting in Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari today presided over Federal Executive Council (FEC) at the State House, Abuja. Continue to see more photos after the cut…

Ojude Oba Festival committee lauds Golberg on support for Culture

L-R: Chief (Mrs) Bisi Osibogun (Omeso of Ijebu); Chief Agboola Alausa (Balogun of Ijebu Ode); Chief Alade Shote (Otun Balogun of Ijebu Ode); Tayo Adelaja, Public Affairs Manager, West and Midwest, Nigerian Breweries Plc; and Funso Ayeni, Senior Brand Manager, Regional Mainstream Brands, Nigerian Breweries Plc, at the World Press Conference heralding the 2016 Edition of Ojude Oba Festival.
The 2016 Ojude Oba Festival Committee has lauded Goldberg Lager Beer for its commitment and unflinching support towards preserving cultural values and traditional institutions. Otunba Olabode Osinusi, Chairman of the Festival Planning Committee stated this last Monday at the World Press Conference held at the Oba Sikiru Kayode Adetona Golden Jubilee Centre in Ijebu Ode, as part of activities heralding this year’s edition of the Ojude Oba Festival.

FCMB supports 2016 Ojude Oba Festival to Boost Tourism, Felicitates with Ijebuland

L-R: The Manager, Ejirin Road Branch (Ijebu-Ode) of First City Monument Bank (FCMB) Limited, Mr. Oluwatosin Adegbenle; Balogun of Ijebu-Ode, Chief Agboola Alausa; Representative of FCMB Founder/Head, Corporate Affairs & Media Management of the Bank, Mr. Louis Ibe and Chairman, Ojude Oba Festival Planning Committee, Otunba (Barr.) Wahab Osinusi, during the Pre-Ojude Oba Festival press conference held in Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State on August 29, 2016.
First City Monument Bank (FCMB) Limited has explained that its continuous support of the Ojude Oba Festival is borne out of its commitment to celebrate and preserve Nigeria’s cultural heritage, while also boosting the tourism sector in line with the government’s ongoing drive to diversify the country’s economy.

FG expects better Economic outlook for second half of 2016

*2nd quarter figures indicate further growth in Agric, solid mineral sectors:

*Better than IMF estimates

*Reveals highest increase in share of investment in GDP since 2010

The just released GDP figures for the 2016 second quarter by the National Bureau of Statistics while confirming a temporary decline, has also indicated an hopeful expectation in the country's economic trajectory.

Man pictured urinating on rail of Bridge in Lagos (Photos)

A man was pictured urinating on the rail of a bridge near Muson Centre, Lagos State. See one more photo…

Nigeria slides into recession as economy contracts by 2.06% in Q2

Nigeria's gross domestic product (GDP) contracted by 2.06 percent in the second quarter, the statistics office said on Wednesday, sending Africa's biggest economy into a recession after a decline in the first quarter.

Woman does Yoga upside down on an Airplane (Photos)

A woman took her yoga exercise to 30,000 feet above ground, as while traveling from Los Angeles to Cabo San Lucass in Mexico. She performed a handstand upside down on her seat. The woman, who has not been named, also stretched her neck at various angles.

Kanye West, Kim Kardashian, North West buy entire Candy Shop

Kanye West, Kim Kardashian West and daughter, North West stormed Dylan’s Candy Bar on Monday to get sweets, and they whipped out two Benjs for lollipops, Push Pops and Gobstoppers.

Chris Brown in police net for assault with deadly weapon

Chris Brown might be heading to jail once again, as he has been arrested after he allegedly assaulted a woman with a deadly weapon. Brown allegedly pulled a gun on a guest at his home early Tuesday morning after an argument over jewelry.

Throwback photo of Olusegun Obasanjo & Jimmy Carter in 1977

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo on October 1977 visited the former President of the United States, Jimmy Carter (pictured above).

Robbers spend 6 hours stealing from household in Lagos

A four-man robbery gang that had allegedly been terrorising residents of the Ikorodu area of Lagos State has been arrested by Anti-Robbery Squad of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, Yaba. The suspects include, Akin Ayotunde, Isaac Ogbonna, Sola Dede and Sodiq Lawal, who specialised in lurking around houses at night and switching off their victims’ generators before attacking them.

Naira falls to 418/dollar as forex shortage lingers

The naira has fallen to 418 against the dollar at the parallel market on Tuesday as scarcity of foreign exchange continued to weigh on the official interbank and black market.  The naira traded at a fresh record low of 418 to the dollar on the black market, against 414 a dollar on Monday, traders said.

Bowler Hats Bash brings comedy, music to Nigerians on October 1

This is cheering news for Nigerians looking for premium events to attend and spend quality time with family members and loved ones on Saturday, October 1, Nigeria’s 56th Independence Day.

The organisers of Bowler Hats Bash (BHB) the high-net-worth evening of undiluted comedy, music, dance and more, have agreed to hold this year’s show, which is the second in the series on Independence Day, at the upscale Coliseum Events Centre, Ikeja, Lagos, amid glitz and grandeur.

Tuesday, 30 August 2016

Lagos appoints Anibaba as CEO Lotteries Board

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday approved the appointment of Mr. Seun Anibaba as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Lagos State Lotteries Board.

TV Girl, Stephanie Coker gets engaged (Photos)

The former MTV Base VJ, Stephanie Coker has gotten engaged today. Her friend, a Beauty Vlogger, Lola OJ just broke the news on Instagram. See one more photo after the cut…

Lagos set to Prosecute Kidnappers of Oniba

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday commenced moves to charge the suspected kidnappers of the Oniba of Iba, Oba Goriola Oseni to court for criminal conspiracy, kidnapping, murder and armed robbery.

Six Takeaways From President Buhari's Participation In TICAD 6 In Nairobi, Kenya

Tokyo International Conference on African Development, "TICAD 6" just ended in Nairobi, Kenya and in attendance were several African Presidents and Prime Ministers including our own Muhammadu Buhari and the co-convener of the conference, Shinzo Abe, the head of the Japanese government.

Amber Rose for ABC’s Dancing with Stars

Model, Amber Rose and her partner, Maksim Chmerkovskiy will be dancing at ‘Dancing with Stars’.

Mark Zuckerberg posts his Nigeria trip on Facebook

Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg has given the update of his trip to Nigeria on Facebook. He writes that it's his first trip to sub-Saharan Africa and he'll be "learning about the startup ecosystem in Nigeria. 

Police arrests gang of kidnappers of Indian Expatriate kidnapped in Benue

In continuation of the Nationwide coordinated operations against violent crimes such as kidnapping, armed robbery, cultism and the likes, the Inspector General of Police Ag. IGP Ibrahim K. Idris deployed Intelligent Response Team (IRT) to Benue state to tackle and resolve cases of kidnapping in the state using citizens supports and deployment of technical platforms. The intelligent Response Team (IRT) swung into action, trailed and arrested the following suspects:

Dr Sid & wife, Simi stun in Royalty themed Photo

Pop star, Dr. Sid and his wife, Simi made statement a royalty inspired photo, which he posted on his Instagram page.

Mr. President: Act Now! We Want Results - #BBOG Group tells Buhari

Today marks our third attempt at engaging with our democratically elected President, in the last eight (8) days. It is also sixteen days since the "Plea-For-Rescue" video was released by the terrorists, who still hold 218 of OUR ChibokGirls hostage, 869 days after the abduction on April 14, 2014.

Nigerian Brewery arraign two workers for stealing 30 cartons of Malt

Nigerian Brewery workers, who allegedly stole 30 cartons of canned Amstel Malta, on Tuesday appeared before an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos. The accused, Jacob Odion, 29, and Tobias Agidi, 43, are facing trial on charges of stealing and conspiracy.

#BringBackOurGirls campaigners protest with sealed lips in Abuja (Photos)

The #BringBackOurGirls campaigners on Tuesday engaged on a silent protest in Abuja.  The protesters from today’s rally marched in silence with tape sealed across their lips. The tape reportedly represents the silencing of the abducted girls’ agony and pain because the Nigerian government has taken too little action.

Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg arrives Nigeria to inspect social media platform

Facebook co-founder, Mark Zuckerberg has arrived Nigeria to investigate how his social media platform, ‘Facebook’ works in Nigeria and how it can support technology development in Africa. Continue to see more photos after the cut…

Air strikes destroy new Boko Haram camp

The Nigeria Air Force (NAF) on Tuesday said a night operation conducted on Monday, successfully destroyed a new Boko Haram militants Camp, located between Malam Fatori and Kangarwa in Northern Borno state.

Actress, Rahama Sadau supports #GetInvolved Initiative

Kannywood actress, Rahama Sadau has joined the #GetInvolved initiative. #GetInvolved was launched on Moonday, August 30 by Aisha Buhari, wife of President Muhammadu Buhari to address the issue of increasing number of malnourished children in Nigeria.

My husband left home 10 years ago – Woman seeks divorce

On Tuesday, a 42-year-old teacher, Mrs. Imabong Akwaoku begged the Alimosho Customary Court in Lagos to break up her 20-year-old marriage over abandonment. The mother of three told the court that her husband, Patrick, left their home since 2006 and had refused to come back.

Buckwylla, Evelle get New Record Deal with ACI Records

The winner of the 2014 edition of Nigerian Idol, Evelle and talented Nigerian artiste, Buckwylla has been signed by the record label arm of burgeoning entertainment company, ACI Records as the first two recording artistes on the label.

Kaduna appoints administrators for tertiary Institutions

In line with its commitment to strengthen the education sector, the Kaduna State Government has named new heads for two of its tertiary institutions.

Actor Ime Bishop Umoh dazzle in New Photos as he turns a year older

Nollywood comic actor, Ime Bishop Umoh, who came into limelight through the film entitled, Okon Lagos is a year older today. He looked gorgeous in new photos to celebrate with fans. See one more...