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Saturday, October 25, 2014

Lassa Fever Outbreak in Oyo State

Bush rat has been implicated as the carrier of the virus. It also spreads the virus via its urine
Bush rat has been implicated as the carrier of the virus. It also spreads the virus via its urine
There has been a fresh outbreak of Lassa fever in Oyo state. This comes barely one week after Nigeria was officially declared Ebola-free. The spread of the hemorrhagic fever has been confirmed by State Commissioner for Health, Dr Muyiwa Gbadegesin.
 
Gbadegesin, who spoke to journalists in Ibadan, said there has been a confirmation of no fewer than 10 cases of Lassa fever in the state, three of which came in from another state. He reiterated that the government was in total control of the situation.
“We are already working to bring it under control. We are doing the best to curtail it. We have what it takes to

2015: Enugu PDP chairman resigns

      Engr Vita Abba
The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party in Enugu State, Chief Vita Abba, on Saturday resigned from the office in order to contest the 2015 general elections.

It was learnt that Abba, who was among a number of politicians that nursed the ambition to succeed Governor Sullivan Chime before the emergence of a lawmaker, Hon. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, as the party’s consensus gubernatorial candidate in Enugu State, will be seeking election into the House of Representatives.

Abba’s resignation letter, which was

AGN President, Ibinabo Fiberesima's 1st Son is a Footballer(+PHOTOS)

                                  
 AGN President Ibinabo Fiberesima's first son, Sean Liam Coughlan (Left) is a footballer(see pics below)
The young man plays for a football club abroad and here are pictures of him celebrating a goal at a game yesterday. Ibinabo is so blessed!

 See more pics after the cut...

Rukky Sanda Dazzles for Wedding



quite lovely

Iranian Woman Hanged for Killing Man Who Tried to Rape Her(Photo)

                                           
Iran has hanged a woman convicted of murdering a man she said was trying to rape her.

The official IRNA news agency says Reyhaneh Jabbari was hanged at dawn Saturday for premeditated murder. It quoted the court ruling as rejecting the claim of attempted rape and saying all evidence proved that Jabbari had plotted to kill Morteza Abdolali Sarbandi, a former intelligence agent.

The court ruling says Jabbari, 27, stabbed Sarbandi in the back in 2007 after purchasing a knife two days earlier.

The execution was carried out after Sarbandi's family refused to pardon Jabbari or accept blood money.

The date of her execution has been repeatedly delayed but Jabbari's mother Shole Pakravan received a phone call on Friday telling her to visit her daughter in prison for the last time as she would be hanged on Saturday. 

Amnesty International issued a failed last-ditch plea to the government to spare her life.


Culled from Mailonline

El Clasico: Madrid Thrash Barcelona 3-1

                      Live Clasico Q & A!
 Four minutes into the match, Neymar scored for Barca and then it seem as hell was let loose for the Host(madrid).
But Madrid scored 3 goals from Cristiano Ronaldo, Pepe and Karim Benzema.
 This results now mean, Madrid are just 1 point behind league leaders, Barcelona.
Isco, Carvajal and James really did a wonderful job.
Messi and Suarez had a bad day.

Hala Madrid.

Nigerian Catholic Church Crisis: Priests Fight Turns VIOLENT, Storms Parish With Guns And Thugs


                                    
The schism, which has been trailing the appointment and consecration of the new Bishop of Ahiara Catholic Diocese, Most Rev. Peter Okpalaeke, by the Papacy, took a more dangerous dimension weekend, as priests allegedly got entangled in what people described as a dirty battle.

Vanguard investigations revealed that Rev. Fr.Januarius Chima Ahaneku went to St. Brigid's Catholic Church, Nnarambia, at about 7.15p.m., following his posting to the parish by the Vicar General of the embattled Diocese, Rev. Fr. Clement Ebii.

While Fr. Ahaneku was accused of storming the parish with thugs and assaulting the resident priest, Rev. Fr. Marcellinus Nweke, Ahaneku, however, said he was there on legitimate posting.
Nweke confirmed that he had to alert the police and the people when his brother priest allegedly exhibited an act unbecoming of an ordained Catholic priest.
He said: "They started harassing us, using hammer and some iron bars to break the doors and gained entrance. Some of us even sustained injuries. I dislocated my left shoulder."
                                      
Continuing, Fr. Nweke alleged that the police recovered pump action rifle, double barrelled gun and an electric shocker from Fr. Ahaneku and his friends.

Fr. Ahaneku's story
In his own account, Fr. Ahaneku, who is a son of Nnarambia, said although he presented a letter from the Vicar General, Rev. Fr. Clement Ebii, deploying

How Governor Amaechi Delayed Best Of Nollywood, BON Awards For 4 Hours

            rotimi amaechi delayed bon awards
Nollywood celebrities took Port Harcourt by storm last weekend for 2014’s edition of BON.
Celebrities stormed the Banquet Hall of Rivers State Government House around 6pm for the event  but the show didn’t start until 10pm because the host governor, Rotimi Amaechi didn’t show up on time.
Witnesses say Rotimi walked in around 9:58, a time when the Banquet hall was almost empty with few guests waiting for the event to start.
But when it eventually started, there was really no boring moment as the organisers made sure every segment was swift and quick.
Singer Jawyon, Flavour and Joel thrilled the audience with exceptional performances at different times.

Comedian Ushbebe & Wife Share Romantic Photos

   
Comedian and Naija FM OAP , Ushbebe and wife Annette who got married in November 2013 look really adorable in photos they took while on vacation in the UK..

Young and in love. 

See more photos after the cut... 

Photos: Pres. Jonathan arrives Israel for pilgrimage in a blue suit



Thats my presido. He's pictured above rocking a blue suit as he arrived at Gurion Airport, Tel Aviv in Israel yesterday Saturday October 24th. He's there for the 2014 Pilgrimage. See more photos after the cut...

2015 Elections Will Be Bloody, But Jonathan Is Coming Back, Says Prophet Ayorinde

                                       Samson Ayorinde
Ahead of his formal declaration to run for a second term in office, President Goodluck Jonathan has been warned to be wary of disgruntled elements that might desperately make attempts on his life in a bid to remove him from power and foil his ambition to contest in the 2015 general elections.
Giving the warning while speaking on the state of the nation, the president and founder of the World Evangelism Bible Church, (WEBIC) Incorporated, Ojota, Lagos, and Chairman of Faith Television, London, Prophet (Dr) Samson Ayorinde, also warned that the forthcoming elections would be “bloody”.
The Architect turned tele-evangelist advised Jonathan to prioritize dialogue with Boko Haram and ensure its actualisation soonest to

Former NBA President, Wali Released By Kidnappers After 13 Days

                                 WALI 01
The immediate past National President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Chief Okey Wali, SAN, has been released after 13 days in the kidnappers’ den.
According to the State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Ahmad Muhammad, Wali was released Thursday night. He however did not say if a ransom was paid to the kidnappers to secure his release.
The former NBA president was abducted in Rumualogu area of Obio Akpor Local Government area, Rivers State, while on his way to see his brother, reports have said.
Also confirming Wali’s release, Mr. Augustine Alegeh, SAN, who succeeded Wali as NBA president said in a statement that Wali was released from captivity around 11pm.
“I have personally spoken to him and can

Jim Iyke Shows His Swag In New Photos

                     
cool swag. See more Pics after the cut...

SO SAD: SEE How Africans Sit Atop Border Fence In A Desperate Move To Get Into Spain (PHOTOS)

 These African men sit on top of Moroccan border fence day and night in a desperate bid to get into Spain. The border fence made of barbed wire is about 23ft tall, yet they gently climb on it and stay there all day and night. 

Some of them who get frustrated along the line because the police won’t let them in, injure themselves by cutting off their hands or feet and some even falling over the other side in a bid to injure themselves. It’s just heart breaking. 

See More Pics After the cut...

President GEJ Don't Contest 2015 for Peace to Reign: Sheikh Ahmad Mahmud Gumi

Dr. Ahmad Abubakar Mahmud Gumi is sad with the president and believes a lot of Nigerians are not happy with him. He took to his Facebook this morning to write him an open letter. You are gradually leading this nation to chaos, he warns. Continue below:





ARMS DEAL: Finally, South Africa returns seized $15m to Nigeria

                         
The South African Ambassador to Nigeria, Lulu Mnguni, said in a news conference on Friday that the $15m earlier seized from some Nigerians by the South African Government had been released to Nigeria.

The South African Government had, on September 5, 2014, seized $9.3m cash belonging to Nigeria and a month later seized another $5.7m, claiming that both funds were to be used for illegal purchase of arms, www.thecable.ng reported.

However, Nigeria’s National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, said the transactions were legal, urging the

Alleged Impeachment Plot: Fayose’s Supporters Stage Protest Rally In Ado Ekiti

                           ayo fayose
Hundreds of supporters of Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose, on Friday trooped to the streets to protest alleged plan by members of the state House of Assembly to impeach the governor.
The protesters, under the aegis of Positive Minds Club for Teachers (PMCT), first converged on Fajuyi Park, Ado Ekiti with placards in the early hours of the day.
The protesters later marched to Ijigbo roundabout, Okesha, Okeyinmin areas of Ado Ekiti, where they were addressed by two of their leaders.
The protesters carried placards with inscriptions such as “No to impeachment”, “We want peace in Ekiti”, “Return the N800 million bribe to your leader”, “No going back on June 21 election result”, among others.
In his address, the President and Treasurer of the group, Messrs Ojo Patrick and Bello Ganiyu Akande, respectively said that they would mobilise the people of the state to move against any plan to remove the governor from office.
“It is a peaceful protest and the police are here to ensure that the protest is not hijacked. We are going to maintain peace throughout the protest.
“We just want to show to all Ekiti people that we stand by the result of the last election and our mandate.
“If the House of Assembly wants us to come and dialogue with them, we are ready,” he said.
Mr. Patrick appealed to the lawmakers “in

Angry Mob sets Lecturer Ablaze over the death of 5 pupils in Taraba

                        
A Lecturer at the Taraba College of Education (COE) Zing,Taraba State was on Friday burnt to death in a mob action after he allegedly hit and killed five primary school pupils with a vehicle he was driving. Alhaji Kassimu Umar, who ran to a police station was chased by the mob, dragged out and burnt to death.
 According to (NAN) the Police Public Relations officer (PPRO),Mr Joseph Kwaji said

“In the early hours of today, one Kassimu Umar, who is believed to be a lecturer with COE, Zing had knocked down five primary school pupils in Zing, who all died on the spot.After he reported the incident to the Pupule Police Outstation, irate youths in their hundreds, stormed the station, dragged him out and lynched him.Our investigation revealed that the lecturer was trying to dodge a trailer, when he ran over the pupils whose ages ranged between eight and 11 years,”
Kwaji said that the matter was under investigation, adding that no arrest had so far been made.

how can someone who enters the police station to probably report himself, be dragged out of the station by irate crowd? did the police willingly allow them to kill the man? How come no arrest were made? 

I don't mind marrying a younger man'-Ara

Talking drummer Ara's marriage to her iceland based hubby packed up after 2 years (2009-2011). The single mother of one says she is ready for love and doesn't mind being with a younger guy .She told Punch
“When I meet the right person and fall in love, I will consider marriage. I really want to fall in love again. I don’t believe in marriage just for its sake. If a younger guy comes up to me, I don’t mind dating the person. I don’t mind marrying somebody who I am older than. I have spoken to a couple of people and they don’t see anything wrong with it. If the person has a mature mind and is committed, then it is not a big deal.”
When asked if she is not looking for somebody who she can control and manipulate, the singer said 

“I am not that kind of person. I am the most submissive wife. I am ‘mumu’ for love. You can ask my ex, he can tell you. There was

Friday, October 24, 2014

Exquisite Magazine 74th Issue Celebrates Cool FM At 16

              
 Exquisite Magazine 74th Issue features gorgeous female OAP's of the Cool FM to mark the station's 16th anniversary.

The issue also features amazing fashion trends, what's hot internationally, beauty picks ,and a continuation of previous story under LIFE AFTER BREAST CANCER..
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