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Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Desmond Elliot, Together With His Family, Covers Genevieve Magazine

Desmond Elliot with his family, graced the cover of the latest edition of Genevieve Magazine.

Genevieve Magazines is owned by Betty Irabor. The Main Purpose of the Magazine is to have an exclusive interview with the fine actor turned producer and director. Desmond gradually gained fame from the soap, Everyday People, which featured late Sam Loco Efe.
Desmond Elliot, who has 4 kids, is a regular face in Nollywood, a Glo ambassador and belongs to Emem Isong's Royal Arts Academy camp, which has Ini Edo, Monalisa Chinda, Uche Jombo and others.

PHOTOS: Britain Celebrate Diamond Jubilee of With Queen

The Jubilee celebrations came to a frenzied climax today as the Queen was met with a huge outpouring of adoration from a sea of people head-to-toe in red, white and blue who gathered below the balcony at Buckingham

BREAKING: Maiduguri On Fire, Bombs Gunfire

Bomb Blast
Gunfire and explosions erupted in the city of Maiduguri on Tuesday as soldiers moved into an area where members of Islamist group Boko Haram were believed to be hiding, residents said.
“There have been at least eight explosions in these neighbourhoods and soldiers have moved in with tanks and have taken over the whole area,” one resident said.

Genevieve Nnaji is Range Rover Ambassador in Nigeria

Genevieve Nnaji

Genevieve Nnaji has been named Range Rover Ambassador in Nigeria. Coscharis motors who are the official dealer in Nigeria, brokered the deal.
 In this deal, Genevieve will be given a Range Rover Sports SUV, one of the most wanted cars by celebrities, and also $100,000 in the first six months of the deal.
Congrats Genevieve. We are proud of you.

TRAGEDY: Maimuna and Nine Other Family Memebers Dead in Dana Plane Crash

Maimuna Anyene

There are many people who lost their lives in the Dana plane crash. But one tragic deaths is the one an entire family being wipe out.  Ms Maimuna Anyene, a Connecticut-based Nigerian woman,  along with her 9 other family members were all killed in the Dana plane crash. Among the family members who died are her husband, sister, her four kids, two cousins and her mother-in-law.

BREAKING: FG Withdraws Operating License of Dana Airlines

The Federal Government this afternoon withdrew the operating license of Dana Airlines following the Lagso Plane crash that left over 160 dead two days ago. I quite agree with FG. lesson to other operators.

Unbelievable: 24-Year Old Miss Opeyemi Sodipe Bags Phd Degree

I am still shocked and wowed.
Opeyemi Sodipe became the first graduate of Babcock University Ilisan-Remo, Ogun State, to bag a PhD at 25. She bagged a PhD in Business Information.

Miss Opeyemi Sodipe

Meet Miss U.S.A. 2012- Miss Olivia Culpo

Miss U.S.A. 2012( Miss Olivia Culpo)

Miss Olivia Culpo( 20 years old) has defeated 50 other contestants to become Miss U.S.A. 2012.
Miss Olivia Culpo, who represented the tiny state of Rhode Island, won the competition on Sunday, June 3, 2012, in Las Vegas.

Big Brother Africa Update: DKB and Zainab Fight, Were Disqualified!

DKB Fighting Zainab
It was a serious fight oo. Infact the angry Zainab walked to DKB  and said: " Slap Me Now". Then DKB lost his control and hit her. It took the intervention of their fellow housemates to separate the pair.

Due to Zainab's disqualification, Sierra Leone now has no representative. While Ghana will, as a result of DKB's disqualification, will now put all hope on Keitta, who on Sunday, June 3, 2012, survived an eviction to become an Upville Housemate.

UNILAG Protest: Students Sue Jonathan To Court Over Name Change

MAULAG(Formerly UNILAG) Students
Some students of former Unilag(now MAULAG-Moshood Abiola Unversity) have decided to take laws into their hands by sueing the President to Federal High Court sitting in Lagos.
 The students argued that the power to change the name of their institution from UNILAG to MAULAG belongs to the National Legisture as provided under the University of Lagos Act 1967(as amended).

The students also asked the court to declare that the change of name as mentined by the President on May 29,is unconstitutional, ultra vires, null and void and of no effect whatsoever.

NSUKKA: Gunmen Kidnap A Doctor and Killed A Tailor

Gun men
Some armed gunmen came to Nsukka town a kidnapped a medical doctor. The doctor was identified as one  Dr. M.A Sadiq, a staff of the University of Nigeria, UNN, Medical Centre. He  was kidnapped in front of his private hospital, Mount Arafat Hospital, 59 Aku Road Nsukka on Saturday. The doctor was given the beaten of his life.
  The security man to the doctor, Mr Sani , was also beaten black and blue while trying to save his master.

NNPC Mourns Departed Colleagues

Levi Ajuonuma.
NNPC had lost some of its staff during Sunday's Lagos Plane Crash. The entire NNPC were still in shock and sad. Among its lost staffs is late Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, Dr. Levi Ajuonuma.
Also Department of Petroleum Resources annouinced the death of one its colleague, Assistant Directors/Zonal Operations Manager, Abuja, Mr. Anthony Nwokoagbara.

Monday, June 4, 2012

PHOTOS: Nollywood Movie Awards 2012

The 2012 Nollywood Movie Awards held on Saturday June 2nd at the Civic Centre, Lagos. More photos when you continue...

Plane Crash: President Jonathan Is Crying.

I am moved. please readers see our president crying at scene of plane crash.

President Jonathan

WICKED MAN: Man Beheads His Wife And Cut Her Body To Pieces

In China (Berlin) a man was  arrested for killing his wife and then cutting her body to pieces in his apartment. Police raided his apartment and also found 6 children.

It was the Neighbours who alerted the police when they heard a loud noise coming from the man’s apartment.

A Nigerian Student Gets Seven(7) Awards AT New York University

Mr Olu Onemola
Mr Olu Onemola is A Nigerian 2012 graduate at the Lehman College, the City University of New York (CUNY). He is a Political Science at Lehman.
Young Mr Olu received the following awards:

1)       The distinguished “Golden Key’’ award, otherwise referred to as International Honour Society(An academic honour society for high-achieving scholars).

       2)       Pi Sigma Alpha.

3)      National Honour Society in Political Science.

All The Things I Do Are Genius-Like -Usher Raymond

Usher Raymond
In a recent interview with an international magazine, Usher said everything he does, he considered it genius. Usher's full named is Usher Terry Raymond. He is an American  Producer, Songwriter, Singer, Dancer and Actor.Usher had been performing since 1992.

He said:  “I really do believe something incredible is happening every moment I’m able to continue to do this. So I wanna live in it. Enjoy every waking moment. And I really do.”

Ghana Crash: President Mills Visit Site of Crash

Ghana President, President John Atta Mills
The president of Ghana, President John Atta Mills, together some of Ghana's top officials  had yesterday visited the site of the plane crash that occurred in Accra. remember my report in which a Nigerian  Boeing 727  Cargo Plane  crashed in Hajj Village near the El Wak Stadium in Accra and about 12 people had lost their lives.

President John Mills said: "I pray that all of you have survived and wish you speedy recovery."

MURDER: A 60-year Old Woman Killed in Her House

One Mrs. Mary Agada ( 60-year-old widow), Umuezeala, Nzerem community in Ehime Mbano local government area of Imo State, was brutally murdered in her house.

But it took the community 2 days to discover that the woman was dead. Many are pointing accusing fingers at the Late Widow's 35-year old son.

BREAKING NEWS: Police fire Tear Gas at Emerging Crowd at Lagos Plane Crash Site

A crowd of about 2,000 people  were forcing their way to the crash site despite police blockage. This has made the police to start throwing rear gas at the crow.

The crowd then retreated but later returned, looking on from rooftops and other areas.
Rescue workers have so far pulled at least 62 bodies from the wreckage, an official said as searches pressed on at the site of the devastation.

One witness said: "We were lucky. We just finished our church service when this thing happened.”

The Pilot in Lagos crash is An American

Lagos Plane Crash
Recent reports said that the pilot that drove the plane that crashed in Lagos yesterday was an American, the co-pilot was from India, and the flight engineer from Indonesia.

  The pilot had  declared an emergency(about 10 minutes before crash) as the plane was on final approach to Murtala Muhammed International Airport.

Apple Defeatts Nokia Over Nano-SIM Standard

Apple nano -SIM
Apple has just defeated Nokia whe it comes to the standard for a smaller SIM card used. Especially smaller SIM would leave more room for other components in future phone designs.
Apple's new nano-SIm cards measures 12.3×8.8mm, and have the same thickness as current micro SIM cards.

PHOTOS: Pictures From Lagos Plane Crash

Below are exlusive oictures from Yesterday's Lagos Plane Crash:

Sunday, June 3, 2012

Full List of The Names of Victims of Today's Lagos Plane Crash

Lagos Plane Crash
Dana Air has released the full list of the victims of todays plane crash.They 153 passengers.
See full list below:

List of the Dead
Onyeka Anyene; Hurria Lawal; Maimuna Anyene; Bakisumiadi Yindadi; Ebuka Enuma; Oluchi Onyeyiri; Sunday Enuma; George Moses; Ogechi Njoku; Noah Anyene; Kamsiyona Anyene; Stanford Obrutse; Kaiyenotochi Anyene; Okeke Hope; Rev. Ayodeji Cole; Ngozi Cole; Noah Anyene; Ailende Ehi; Oluwasegun Funmi Abiodun; and Shehu Sahad Usman.

Others were Alade Martins; Onita Jennifer (Mrs); Onita Josephine;

Nigerian Muscian, Iyanya Mbuk, Escapes Death After Missing Lagos Flight

Iyanya Mbuk
I believe that every disappontment is a blessing. See, Nigerian muscian Iyanya Mbuk missed his flight and became diappointed. little did he know God allowed it for a purpose.

Iyanya Mbuk, the Winner of the MTN Project fame west Africa Season 1, and the Singer of the hit Nigerian track "Kukere" used the social media, Twitter to reveal how he escaped death by deciding to miss the flight that crashed in Lagos state today.

He Tweeted, 'I don't think i had an authentic reason to stay back in abuja, i just came up with an excuse that i wana go to the studio in abuja"
'When its not your time...its not urs.... it took me 30 mins to convince my manager that we should stay back in abuja...GOD IS GREAT!!!!'
Bro, go and give testimony in church ooo.

President Declared A 3-Day National Mourning To Honour Victims of Plane Crash

President Jonathan has ordered a 3-day mourning be observed in honour of the souls of the deceased who died in Todays lagos bomb blast.

President Jonathan, who cancelled all his public engagements scheduled for tomorrow, also directed that the Nigerian flag be flown at half-mast for the three days of national mourning.

World Cup Qualifier: Nigeria Defeat Namibia By A Lone Goal Frol Ike Uche

Nigeria 1-0 Namibia
Nigeria missed many chances during the match. By a late strike from thhe Granada Striker, Ike Uche, secured the much desired 3 points for Nigeria. Nigeria now sits on top of the group with 3 points after Kenya and Malawi who played out a goalless draw in Nairobi on Saturday.

BREKING NEWS: Plane Crash in Lagos, Killing 153 Passengers

Plane Crash in Lagos
A McDonnell Douglas (MD-83) aircraft , coming from Abuja and  heading to  Murtala Mohammed International Airport in Lagos , carrying about 150 passengers had crashed directly into a two-story building in Lagos  just 4 minutes to landing.

The Airkine was said to belong to Dana airlines plane
My Main Sources said the crash killed all the passengers on board(about 153 people).

But some other sources said the number of people killed is still unknown.
Oh my God! What a disaster. Pray for the families of the deceased.

PHOTOS: Whizkid Arrives in London For His Concert

This concert will  kick off in Birdcage, Manchester on Sunday, June 3, 2012 (today) and continue the day after at the HMV Hammersmith Apollo, London. It was organised by Cokobar, Phoenix Media Partners and Smade Entertainment,

This is Whizkid first London tour.  He arrived London on Friday, June 1, 2012, together with his crew, to prepare for the concerts
 Even Metro, London's third largest daily newspaper has featured the news of this concert.

See Many Photos below:

Full List of 7th Edition of the Nigerian Entertainment Awards(N.E.A.)

Best New Acts of the Year Chidinma, Davido, MayD, Bez, BrymO, Tiwa Savage
The 7th edition of the Nigerian Entertainment Awards has released list of its nominees at an event held at Federal Palace Hotel on Jun 1, 2012.

Whizkid leads the nominees as he was listed in 6 categories, while Eldee, Bez, Tiwa Savage and Davido all have each been listed in 3 categories out of a total of 26 Categories.
The toughest category is the  ‘Best New Act of the Year’  category which had listed Chidinma, Davido, MayD, Bez, BrymO, and Tiwa Savage.

The awards will hold in New York City, on September 2, 2012.
See Full list below:
Soul Is Heavy – Nneka
Everybody Loves Ice Prince – Ice Prince

BREAKING: Bomb Blast in Bauchi Church, Kills 12 People

Bomb Blast
A bomb blast just occurred at the Living Faith Church around Yelwa area , Bauchi state, this morning , killing at least 12 people.

The blast was a suicide bomber attack as confirmed by Bauchi State Commissioner of Police, Mohammed Ladan.

But other sources said the suicide bomber drove a Honda car into a church, Harvest Church sandwiched between Living Faith church and Deeper Life Church in Yelwan Tudu, Bauchi.

The blast had killed both the suicide bomber, the church guards and other people.

Watch out for more details.

BEAKING: Collapsed Building in Ibadan Claimed Some Lives

Collapsed Church Building.

About 13 workers went to the construction site of the New Covenant Church, Sagbe, Ojoo, Ibadan, non wednesday morning but they did not know they will meet their death.

After the days work and as they wait to collect their wages, a downpour of rainfall began. As such, they took shelter under the building under construction. But suddenly the building collapsed on  them and killed most of them.

Nasarawa: Violence Killed Atleast 30 People.

In Assakyo, headquarters of Lafia East Development Area of Nasarawa State, the violence between Alago and Berom communities has left atleast 30 people feared dead.
   Sources said the crises was because of  disagreement over some payment made to the traditional head in the LG area.

Eggon people objected to the payment to the Alago traditional head, alleging that the other community was taking undue advantage of them.

PHOTOS: Wizkid, Duncan Mighty, Banky W, Skales arriving Heathrow for Summer Events Ever

These guys  are really cruising. Carry go !
Check out all the photos below:
Photos by: Daniel Sync/ Sync PHOTOS

PICTURE: Is This Real?

The photo above, is showing 2 hulks. One is the American hulk while the second is the African hulk.
Mennn, is this real?

World Cup Qualifier: Nigeria face Namibia in Calabar Today.

Well, I think the real job has now begun for Coach Stephen Keshi. Victor Moses, who plays for Wigan, has given us some assurance that the Eagles will override their Namibia counterpart in Calabar today. But we all know that in football, anything can happen. Nigeria don't want to have a bad day especially after remembering that match that Nigeria failed to qualify for the Nations cup in 25 years.

Fedral Govt To Employ 1,305 Part-Time Teachers into Federal Unity Colleges

Barrister Ezenwo Nyesom Wike.

The FG has decided to employ 1,305 part time teachers teaching in more than 40 Federal Unity Colleges nationwide. This was confirmed by the Minister of State for Education, Barrister Ezenwo Nyesom Wike.

This move, according to the minister, is to enhance the academic strength in these colleges and address the challenges in the education sector.  The minister also stated the selection will be purely on merit.

BREAKING: Former MD of First Bank of Nigeria ana Ruler of Iloko Ijesha, is Dead!

Late Oba Oladele Olashore

Oba Oladele Olashore, a former MD of First Bank Nigeria and the paramount ruler of Iloko Ijesha, is dead. He was 77 years old.
Osun state governor, Aregbesola,  describe the loss as a colossal loss and a lost of a dedicated professional. Aregbesola also recalled Oba Oladele's brilliant performance as MD of First Bank of Nigeria Plc.

May his gentle soul rest in peace.

Saturday, June 2, 2012

PHOTOS: Storm Records Boss, Obi Asika and Wife Celebrate Daughter's Birthday

It is a joyful moment for the boss of a popular nigerian record label, Storm Records, Obi Asika who together with his wife, celebrate his daughter's birthday.

His wife is Yetunde while his daughter is Nuli. Friends and family were in  attendance.
Obi Asika, Yetunde and their daughter, Nuli

BREAKING: Nigerian Plane Crashes in Accra, Ghana.

Crashed Nigerian Plane
Just about 30 minutes ago, a Nigerian plane has crashed near the El-Wak sports stadium in Accra.
Sources said that the plane belongs to Allied Cargo and it was a cargo plane.

The plane crashed into the Hajj Village near the military stadium.
Fire service, police and other security and safety personnels  are already on ground to put the situation under control and secure the plane before it explodes.

BREAKING:Hosni Mubarak Sentenced To Life in Prison

Hosni Mubarak

The Former Egyptian president, Hosni Mubarak, has been sentenced to life in prison after the court had foun him guilty of killing protesters during Egyptian uprising.
 This judgement was given this Saturday. There was tight security. About  5,000 policemen and 2,000 soldiers were deployed to secure the court.

Also, his  former interior minister, Habib al-Adly(84 years old) was also given same life sentence.
However, charges against 2 sons of Hosni Mubarak; Alaa and Gamal, were dropped due to the expiry of a statute of limitations, as the former president was acquitted in one of the graft cases.

Judgement at last.

Paul Okoye of P'Square Tweets Picture of Girlfriend

We know that Peter Okoye girl is Lola Omotayo. But very little is known about his twin brother's girl friend.
But Paul just tweeted a picture where he was ‘lounging’ with his ‘baby’.
Mennn, the girl is very hot.
The picture was taken in South Africa.

Paul Okoye of PSquare Chilling with his Girl
Kool chick!

PHOTOS: Darey Shooting Video of Hit Track , "Sisi Eko'

Check out the pictures below showing popular nigerian muscian, Darey Alade, shooting the Video of his Hit Track called "Sisi Eko" in Marina.

This Video was directed by a South African named Mark Hofemeyr.
See all the pictures below:

Mark Hofemeyr(Director) Shooting a Model
Darey and Flavour dancing in video shooting

Van Vicker and Angela Okorie To Co-Host NAFCA 2012 Awards

Van Vicker
Angel Okorie

                                                                                     Nollywood and African Film Critics’ Awards, (NAFCA), is an award ceremony in North America for the African Movie industry worldwide and it serves as an award of merit for distinctive achievement.

It is a two-day event which holds every second week in September each year. This year's award will hold on Saturday, September 15 and Sunday, September, 16, 2012 in North Carolina, US.

The President/CEO of NAFCA, DR Victor Olatoye, promises that this year's award will be a huge success. He also disclosed that the duo of Van Vicker and Nollywood actress Angela Okorie will be the host of the event.

We are waiting till september.

Delta State Gov't Gives Out N269 Million Scholarship to its 47 First Class Graduates

47 First Class Graduates

Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan , has approve the disbursement of the sum of N269 Million to 47 First Class Graduates from Delta State.

This new first call graduates will join the already existing 5 in the scholarship scheme.

The state’s Commissioner for Higher Education, Professor Hope Eghagha, noted that the scholarship scheme was given out on merit just as he explained that nobody lobbied for it.

PHOTOS: Check Out New Real Madrid 2012-2013 Kit

I love this new kit. I love th away kit most.
The away  kit has the same textile design and has even greater impact by combining a darker navy blue foundation with electric yellow highlights. 
Check out all the photos below:
Karim Benzema Wearing Real Madrid new Kit 2012-13

Friday, June 1, 2012

Liverpool FC Get New Manager-Brendan Rodgers

Meet the new manager of Liverpool fc, Brendan Rodgers , pic below:

Brendan Rodgers
Happy Brendan Rodgers said: I'm blessed to be given this opportunity. I want to thank John Henry, Tom Werner and FSG for the opportunity to manage such a great club. I'm really excited and I can't wait to get started on this incredible project going forward.
"I promise to dedicate my life to fight for this club and defend the great principles of Liverpool Football Club on and off the field."

Congrats Brendan Rogers.
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