Thursday, July 12, 2012

Falana, 23 Others, Become Senior Advocates of Nigeria

Femi Falana

Passed over and ignored for several years, radical lawyer Femi Falana will this year finally wear the wig of a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN).

The former president of the African Bar Association is one of 24 lawyers who will be inducted into the silk club of the Nigerian Bar otherwise called the Senior Advocates of Nigeria.  

Also on the list are Rotimi Jacobs, a prosecutor for the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission; Dayo Akinlaja, the Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice in Ekiti State; and law teacher, Professor Akinseye-George.
The others to be invested with the award are:

Meet The Woman With The World's Largest Natural Breast, Her Breast Heavier Than Average 4-Year-Old Child


ANNIE Hawkins-Turner is used to people being unable to look her in the eye — as she boasts the world's largest natural breasts.
Her gigantic size 102ZZZ assets weigh nearly 85lbs, each heavier than the average four-year-old child.
And she now makes a living from her unusual assets - starring in soft-core porn movies under the pun-tastic name of Norma Stitz.
Annie, originally from from Atlanta, Georgia, is known worldwide for her raunchy videos and gets plenty of attention in person as well.
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Commercial Sex Worker Arrested For Biting Off Lover’s Tongue


An Abuja Magistrate Court has ordered that a 23-year-old commercial sex worker, Charity Achibong, be remanded in prison for biting off her lovers tongue.
Achibong of Jabi village, Abuja, appeared in court on a one-count charge of causing hurt contrary to section 245 of the Penal code.
The Police Prosecutor, Insp. Clement Egwu, said that one Mr Ephraim Okoronkwo reported the accused on July 9, at the Life Camp Police Station, Abuja.

BREAKING NEWS: MD Abubakar Confirmed As Inspector General of Police With PHOTOS

Alhaji Mohammed Dahiru Abubakar 
Alhaji Mohammed Dahiru Abubakar is the substantive Inspector General of Police.  His appointment was confirmed in Abuja yesterday by the Police Council.  

Speaking to journalists following his confirmation, the Inspector-General promised to do "everything humanly possible” to boost safety and security in Nigeria.

“I will ensure that justice and fair play take place,” he pledged.  “And to all officers and men of the Nigerian Police, I will give the right leadership, quality leadership that they expect to get, without fear or favour to anybody; and I will do justice to all at every given situation."

FATAL ACCIDENT: 98 People Killed By Oil Tanker Fire In Rivers

Dead Bodies

Oh my God!!!  These People burnt like roasted meat in an Oil Tanker fire in Rivers State. 
Read full gist below:

OVER 98 persons, including pregnant women, youths and children perished, Thursday morning, on the East-West Road, at Okogbe community in Ahoada West Local Government Area of Rivers State, when a crashed petrol tanker from which they were scooping fuel exploded in flames.
The ill-fated tanker,  it was gathered,  was trying to avoid a head on collision with a commercial vehicle at about 7am when it lost control and ran into a ditch, falling on its side.
Several other persons sustained various degrees of burn injuries. Sympathizers rushed survivors to hospitals.

P Square’s Mum is Dead

P Square(L) and Mrs Josephine Okoye(Their Mother on Right)
Mother of famous pop singing duo P Square, Mrs Josephine Okoye is dead. Mrs Okoye was reportedly flown to India  a few months ago after her earlier admission at St Nicholas Hospital, Yaba, Lagos, for  an undisclosed illness.

It would be recalled that Mrs Okoye was in support of her sons’ career and was also a huge pillar to their success while she was alive. Her last public appearance at her children’s performance was at the Psquare Invasion concert in August 2011. She was a Christian minister before her death.
Meanwhile, no official confirmation has reached us yet from the family.
So sad. May her gentle soul rest in peace. Amen.

Bishop Oyedepo Wins Court Suit For Slapping A Young Lady


The judge says the application lacks merit as the slapped girl remains a ghost victim.
Justice Ojo of the Ogun State High Court sitting in Ota has struck out the N2billion suit slammed on the founder of the Living Faith Church Worldwide, Bishop David Oyedepo, for slapping a young lady during a church service in 2009.

Robert Igbinedion, a Lagos based lawyer who filed the suit on behalf of the young lady, had asked the court to award N2billion as 'general and exemplary damages' against the flamboyant pastor among other reliefs.

But delivering judgment Thursday morning, Justice  Ojo struck out the case, saying the application lacked merit on many grounds. He awarded a N20,000 cost against the applicant.

PHOTO: The First Picture Ever Uploaded On The Internet

Les Horribles Cernettes

Everyday, millions and millions of photos are uploaded on the internet in many websites like Facebook, Flickr, etc. 
But have you ever wondered what was the firts picture EVER UPLOADED ON THE INTERNET?
Well, the picture above is the first picture in history to be uploaded on the internet. 
It was first uploaded in 1992. It is the picture of a group of young and lively ladies called Les Horribles Cernettes. Infact, my research shows that they were doing it for fun without knowing that they will make history.
Congrats to them. Really like the picture.

UNBELIEVABLE: Man Kills Girlfriend Over Handset


I find it hard why someone will kill another person  for just over handset!! Well, the story is a very sad one. 
Please take your time to read the story in full:
A youngman, Lawrence Ufan Ette, has allegedly struck his girlfriend to death with a stone during a fight in the victim’s house over her phone.
The 23-year old girl, Miss Roseline Ijeoma Christopher, was allegedly killed by her boyfriend over her phone which he allegedly stole from her room when he was on a visit. 
Miss Dorothy Bassey, the landlady of 13, Academy Street, Calabar, where Ijeoma and her siblings along with their aged mother live, told a reliable source that Ette and Ijeoma had been in a relationship for a while but Ijeoma’s mother told Ette to stop coming to their house because of his bad behaviour towards her daughter.

My Husband Is Irresponsible, Woman Begs Court To Dissolve Her 14-Year-Old Marriage


A 38-year-old woman, Mrs. Abiodun Onadipe, on Tuesday pleaded with an Agege Customary Court to dissolve her 14-year-old marriage on the grounds that her husband was irresponsible.

The mother of three, who sells cosmetics, accused her 42-year-old husband, Mr. Tajudeen Onadipe, of neglect and infidelity.
Abiodun said, “The problem began seven years ago when my husband began an affair with another woman, who is a divorcee. I suffered psychologically because my husband frequently made comparison between me and his lover who bore two children for him.

PHCN Van Climbs Two Vehicles, One Sustains Injury

Scene of the accident
Scene of Accident. Photo Credit: Eniola Akinkuotu

One old man sustained injuries while over 10 passengers escaped unscathed after a van belonging to the Power Holding Company of Nigeria lost control and climbed a brown Peugeot Car and a commercial bus popularly known as Danfo.

The accident, which occurred at the Balogun end of Obafemi Awolowo Way, Ikeja, Lagos, according to eyewitnesses, occurred after the driver of the PHCN van with number plate, FG 343 N41, lost control while attempting to make a U-turn.

Eyewitnesses told GistNaija that while the driver of the PHCN van was making a U-turn, he suddenly spotted a pothole and attempted to dodge it but lost control.

Kim Prevents Rihanna From Coming Close To Kanye West


Kim Kardashian banned Rihanna from Kanye West's dressing room during his recent London concerts. 
The reality TV starlet doesn't want her 34-year-old boyfriend hanging out with other women on his own and with Rihanna's flirtatious reputation, she wasn't taking any chances when she wasn't at The O2 arena for his Watch the Throne tour shows with Jay-Z
Kim is believed to have not been a fan of the You Da One singer since she was romantically linked to her brother Rob Kardashian several months ago.