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Friday, June 8, 2012

Police Arrest Man For Stealing Beer Worth N3 Million

On Friday, the police arraigned one Mr Halidu Shaibu, 23, at a Lagos Magistrate court for felony and stealing of 1, 044 cartons of can beer valued at N3 million. This means 2 counts of felony and stealing.  According to the police statement, the police claimed that Mr Shaibu and “others now at large” allegedly conspired to commit felony to Wit: stealing and thereby committing an offence punishable

TRAGEDY: Seven Newly Appointed Pastors Die in Car Accident

Seven newly ordained pastors of the Baptist Theological Seminary, Oyo town, Oyo State, have died in an accident in Ogbomoso, on Ogbomoso-Oyo road.

The driver of the bus conveying them, a retired primary school teacher and two children also died in the accident, which occurred last weekend.

The deceased were said to be travelling from Oyo town

ACN-CPC Merger: Tinubu Visits Buhari On How To Vote PDP Out In 2015

ACN( Action Congress of Nigeria) and CPC( Congress For Progressive Change) are mapping out plans on how to defeat the current ruling party, PDP, in the next election in 2015.
Asiwaju Tinubu and Muhammadu Buhari

Chieftains of the Congress for Progressive Change and the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) have met in Kaduna to work on a common agenda on how to take the country forward.
Former Lagos State Governor, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, and two ACN governors, Kayode Fayemi and Ibikunle Amosun, met with General Muhammadu Buhari of the CPC to consider the challenge of the 2015 elections.

Covenant University Expels Lesbian In Final Year

The University authorities of Covenant University, Canaanland Ota in Ogun state, has sacked a 22-year old final year student of the University on grounds of lesbianism.

Speaking with Hpe For Nigeria, an University Administration officer said that the student’s activities and unquenchable desire for other ladies was disturbing and embarrassing to the University.
 He regrets the decision but said that sexual orientation and exploits does not give a Faith based University like Covenant, a good name.

Great Sin in a Christian University? May God Forgive them.

Dana Plane Crash: Co-pilot, Mr Amaechi Obodo, Survives

Co-Pilot, Mr Amaechi Obodo

      His name was listed as one of the crew members of the ill-fated Dana Flight 9J-922. His face was published on the pages of the papers as a victim of the crash. But yesterday, Mr. Amaechi Obodo, a co-pilot at Dana Air declared that he was alive and well.
    Sources had reported a day after the crash that the pilot, co-pilot and flight engineer were all non-Nigerians. However some papers had erroneously included Mr Amaechi Obodo, indigene of Delta State, among the crew.

Tragedy: SUG Executive Murdered By Cultist In CRUTECH, Calabar

Albert Shot (Late CRUTECH SUG Ex.)
Yesterday, there was a great fear and commotion at the Cross River University of Technology(CRUTECH), Calabar, after one of the representatives of the students’ union was shot in the head by some cultists.
The killers rode on a motorcycle to the restaurant where the SUG executive was having launch. Upon alighting from their bike, they went straight into the building pumping several shots of bullets in the chest and face of their victim and  killing him on the spot.

Tribute To Late Abacha: General Abacha Died on June 8, 1998.

Many may hate him while some may admire him. But the fact still remains that the history of Nigeria will not be complete without mentioning the Late General Sani Abacha.

Late General Sani Abacha

      General Sani Abacha (20 September 1943 – 8 June 1998) was a Nigerian military dictator and politician. He was the de facto President of Nigeria from 1993 to 1998. His regime was tied to human rights violations and allegations of corruption
   Abacha died in June 1998 while at the presidential villa in Abuja. He was buried on the same day, according to Muslim tradition, without an autopsy. This fueled speculation that foul-play was involved and that

Euro 2012: Meet the African XI That Will Participate

As the Euro 2012 kicks off today, there some African players who will participate in it because they have nationalized in these european countries.

 Below is the list of the African first XI at this years Euro 2012:

Mourinho Pays Tribute to Late Manolo Preciado

Mourinho and Late Manolo Preciado
Late Manolo Preciado (54-year-old) had just been appointed as Villarreal's new coach on Wednesday and was due to be officially presented by the club on Friday, but he suffered a fatal heart attack in his hotel room in Valencia and then died.
  Real Madrid Boss, Jose Mourinho, took some time and sends condolence message to the late Manolo as a way of paying tribute to him.
    Preciado ended Mourinho's nine-year unbeaten record at home in April 2011 with his Sporting Gijon team, and the Portuguese coach had only words of praise for his counterpart.

BREAKING NEWS: Bomb Blasts In Borno State

Reports reaching us from Borno State, Nothern Nigeria , indicates that a suicide bomber struck the police headquarters in Maiduguri around mid day today .  We gathered that a suicide bomber drove a car to the gate of the police command  of the Borno State on Damaturu road directly opposite Govt Secondary school in Maiduguri and detonated a bomb.


Whizkid Showing His MOBO Award With His EME Crew, Skales(Left) and Banky W(Right) Watching.

Remember, Wizkid won the MOBO Award in back October 2011 for the "Best African Act" beating Seun Kuti and even the mighty D'banj but Wizkid wasn’t in the UK to personally receive his award.

PHOTOS: WhizKid Joined On Stage By Banky W and Skales During UK Tour

These are more photos taken at the HMV Hammersmith Apollo on June 4, 2012 also feature the EME boss Banky W and rapper Skales plus a few others.

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PHOTOS: Ilesha Bubbles As 9ice, MI, Wande Coal Visit With Star Trek

The Star Trek train made a  final stop in Ilesha, Osun State.It took along with it some hitmakers like  9ice, Wande Coal, and M.I . Ilesha was realy bubbling.

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WICKED MOTHER: Mother Sells 3 of Her Kids At Mammy Market

One Mrs Ijeoma Okafor, a mother of five kids and living in Lagos State, has reportedly sold three out of her five kids.
Mrs Ijeoma is 39 years old. The police have been keeping watch on her after she sold two of her kids and was eventually arrested after she sold the third one.
Police sources at State Criminal Investigation Department, SCID, Panti, Yaba, Lagos said she confessed to selling two of her kids at the Mammy Market, Navy Town before the third one.

Thursday, June 7, 2012

Witch Slapping Lawsuit: Bishop David Oyedepo Defends Himself

Bishop David Oyedepo

The founder of the Living Faith Church, a.k.a. Winners’ Chapel Bishop David Olaniyi Oyedepo, is not leaving anything to chance in his defence against the N2 billion suit slammed on him for allegedly slapping a young female member of his congregation.

The highly respected man of God has secured the services of a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) Mr. Dele Adesina to defend the matter which was filed by a Lagos-based lawyer, Robert Igbinedion, in April on behalf of the young lady.

Tragedy: University Graduate Dies Hours After Taking Her NYSC Call Up letter

In this age of weird happenings and increasing violence and tragedies, there are still some stories that bring sad tears to the eyes. One of such heart-wrenching stories is that of Temitayo Omoniyi, a fresh graduate of the University of Ibadan who studied English and Literary Studies.
The 21-year-old, having passed out with flying colours, was posted to Ogun State for her National Youth Service Corps (NYSC).

WICKED STUDENT: Igbinedion University Student Stabs Roommate 7 times With Scissors

Chioma Onyeagwe and Hope Amadi. They had a fight over a shirt, and one of them nearly lost her life. Read the full gist I got after the cut…

According to reports, Hope Amadi borrowed Chioma’s cloth and refused to return it for many days. When Chioma asked for her cloth back on Tuesday June 5th, Hope allegedly became extremely aggressive and the two girls got into serious argument. Then a fight ensued. Witnesses say Hope Amadi picked up scissors from their room and stabbed Chioma seven times on the neck, arm and other places.  

Big Brother Stargame: DKB Apologised For Slapping Zainab

DKB being held back by housemate

Latest gist  fro Big Brother stargamereaching us has it that ghana’s evicted representative, DKB has formally apologized to his sierra Leonean counterpart, Zainab.
In a press statement released earlier today, Thursday, June 6, 2012, he wrote:
“ Lovely people of Africa, there are many things I wish I could do to reverse this Unfortunate

Birthday: Femi Kuti To Hit 50 years old

Femi Kuti
The first son of the former Afro legend, Femi Kuti, just will soon  celebrated his  golden jubilee. Femi Kuti who  is a world famous Muscian, Broadcaster and Activist,  will be 50 years old on Saturday June 15th, 2012.
Femi , beinf Fela’s child, would have just claimed fame, but

Dana Plane Crash: Meet The Pilot, Late Captain Peter Waxtan

The Late Captain Peter Waxtan
Exclusive photo of Captain Waxtan while he was being brought out of the crahsed Dana plane. PHOTO: Olatunji Erinfolami.

Former pilot for Miramar-based Spirit Airlines, Waxtan resumed work with Dana Air in March 2012, Oscar Wason, the airline’s director of operations said.|

 In all, Waxtan had flown Dana planes for 30 days and was off duty for 15 days, Pat Squires, a pilot who worked with him for 15 years told Sun Sentinel newspaper in the United States,

Fear of Ghosts Grips Residents of Iju Ishaga After Dana Plane Crash

Some people living in Iju Ishaga have expressed fears of the ghosts of the dead victims of the deadly Dana Plane Crash. They are afraid the ghosts of the dead will rise and trouble them.

Idayatu Ali, a 24-year-old unemployed school leaver, said she would not want the victims to be buried at the scene of the accident, “for fear of ghosts”.
According to her, human beings are no goats and when they die prematurely, especially, violently, their ghosts will haunt the scene for a while.

FIFA Ranking: Nigeria Improves in Current Ranking

Super Eagles beat Brave Warriors of Namibia in a 2014 FIFA World Cup Qualifier 1-0
Following the 1-0 win over Namibia in World Cup Qualifiers Over the Weekend, Nigeria has moved up three places in the latest Fifa Rankings to 60th place in the world, and 11th on the continent.
The move is an improvement from last month, where the Super Eagles were dragged down by draws and a loss to Egypt.

Cote d’Ivoire dropped one place in the world rankings but held on to their place as Africa’s top team.
They are followed by Ghana, who dropped three places to 25 in the world.

MISSING GIRL: Please Help!

Any one with a reliable information about this missing girl should please contact the phone numbers indicated or contact me through posting comments on this blog. Thanks in anticipation.

Ice Prince and D'banj To Perform At BBC Hackney Weekend

Ice Prine
Chocolate City Rapper, Ice Prince, together with D'banj are to perform at this year's BBC Radio 1 Hackney Weekend in London.This event was put  up by UK national radio station and will take place on Saturday, June 23 and Sunday June 24 at the Hackney Marshes, London. Other performers at the 1xtra Stage include Nas, Sean Paul, Wretch 32, B.o.B, Taio Cruz, Azealia Banks.

Ice Prince happily said: "To be given the opportunity to perform on such a stage with some of my icons is exciting and a blessing. I feel very privileged and definitely looking forward to performing with Gyptian".

Wednesday, June 6, 2012

VIDEO: Dban'j features in Kanye West New Video Called "MERCY".

Kanye West and Other G.O.O.D Music Member
G.O.O.D Music boss and US rapper Kanye West has released the video to the first single ‘Mercy‘ off the group’s compilation album titled ‘Cruel Summer‘.
The song features 2 Chainz, Big Sean , Pusha-T and other G.O.O.D Music acts Kid Cudi, Teyana Taylor and a cameo from African pop star D’banj (jump to 2:53 and 5:03 time stamp ). In the video just prances through.

Watch The Video Below:

BREAKING NEWS: President Asks Senate For Approval To Rename Unilag and 2 Other Universities

President Goodluck Jonathan seeks Senate approval to rename Unilag and 2 other federal universities.

In a letter sent to the Senate today and read by the Senate President at the commencement of Plenary, the President is asking for approval to rename Federal University of Technology, Umudike to Michael Okpara University,Umudike; Federal Univeristy of Technology Yola to Modibbo Adama University and University of Lagos to Moshood Abiola University, Lagos.

UNBELIEVABLE: A "Dead Brazilian Boy" Sits in His Coffin, Asks for Water and Then Laids Back Again Lifeless!

A two-year-old boy sat up in his coffin and asked for water before laying back down again lifeless, according to a Brazilian news website.

In a case that seems almost too incredible to be true, ORM claimed that Kelvin Santos stopped breathing during treatment for pneumonia at a hospital in Belem, northern Brazil.

EPIDEMIC: Gonorrhoea Without Cure Spreading Fast!!

The world has for many years tried to find the cure for HIV/AIDS without success. As the world is still trying to find the cure for HIV/AIDS, another disease without cure is no spreading across the world fast. Read the  research result below:

Fans Return WhizKid Missing Golden Necklace

Tinie Tempah and Wikzid backstage at the HMV Apollo theatre

After Whizkid had finished his clourful performance at HMV Apollo Theatre in London last night Monday, June 4, 2012 , he could not found his golden necklace.

The ‘chain’ was taken off him when he was performing very close to the multitude of fans who attended the highly publicised gig put together by baron’s World and CokoBar.

PHOTOS: WhizKid Dazzles and Rocks HMV Apollo Theatre in UK

Whiz kid is really rocking it. Please check the many photos taken during his performance:\

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US Vice President Joe Biden's Daughter Gets Married

Mr and mrs Howard David

Ashley, the 30-year old  daughter of current U.S vice-president, Joe Biden, has gotten to her fiance, Howard David Krein.
The wedding  took place at St. Joseph on the Brandywine Catholic Church in Delaware on Saturday, June 2, 2012.

DISGRACE:'Half Naked Woman" Disgraced in Public For Wearing Revealing Dress

A very  badly dressed young woman was attacked in Mararba Garage (Nasarawa State)  late on Monday by some crowd for wearing revealing dress. Infact, she narrowly escaped being killed .

BREAKING NEWS: Gunment Kill Retired DIG ,Sale Ningi, Two Others in Kano

Late Retired DIG , Abubakar Sale Ningi
Latest gists said that unknown gunmen have shot to death a retired Deputy Inspector General of Police, Abubakar Sale Ningi and two of his aides at Sauna Kawaji quarters, Kano, Tuesday evening.

TRAGEDY: Student Hangs Himself After Saying GoodBye on Facebook

The young man Pictured above Left a queer message on Facebook and a few hours later, he was found hanging off a tree with a noose around his neck. He had committed Suicide.

Obafemi Martins Buys A Multi-Million House In Garden City

Obafemi Acquires A Mansion inside Victoria Garden City

Obafei Martins has just bought a pretty mansion inside the popular Victoria Garden City, VGC, Ajah.
 Sources said the house cost Obafemi over 100 million naira. The house is realy a beauty to behold.

Obafemi plays for Rubin kazan and the Nigeria national team.  He was born on 28th October, 1984.
Last year he lost his elder brother to death.

Congrats Obagoal!!

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...

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