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Saturday, July 28, 2012



Snoop Dogg has been barred from gaining access into Norway for a period of two years, after officials caught the rapper with 8 grams of Marijuana.

His lawyers confirmed the ban came down on Snoop when he tried to enter the country last month, June 28 at the Kjevic Airport in Kristiansand

They have also stated that the rapper ‘can live with the decision’ as he has no immediate plans to appeal the ban.
He was fined $2,000 which he paid on the spot.

Haba Snoop Baba! I thought you have grown passed this level.


Siling Yi

As the 2012 Olympics kicks off in its first day, results and scores are already seeping in from the London games as the first gold, silver and bronze medallists have emerged.

China’s representative, Siling Yi who bagged the gold medal has sure made history as the first athlete to win gold in this year’s games. Yi won the Women’s 10m ‘Air Rifle’ shooting

Good Bye Shevchenko: Shevchenko Retires From Football, Plans To Go Into Politics


Former AC Milan and Chelsea striker Andriy Shevchenko(35-year old) has announced his retirement, and said that he plans to pursue a career in politics.

“This will probably shock everyone,” Shevchenko told the official website of his club, Dynamo Kiev.

“My future will no longer be in football. I will give more information but I will be going into politics.
“I hope for your support.”
Shevchenko payed for AC Milan where he scored 175 goals in 322 appearances.
On the international level, Shevchenko tallied 48 goals in 111 matches to become his country’s all-time leading scorer.
Remember, Shevchenko was the 3rd World Best Player ,coming behind Ronaldinho and Thierry Henry, in 2005.
Au Revoir Shevchenko!

Two dead, Two Injured as Boko Haram Exchange Fire with JTF


Bomb blasts and sporadic gunshots were heard in parts of troubled Maiduguri Friday forcing many residents run into their homes for safety.
This left most of the major roads in the town during the peak working hours deserted with people afraid of being caught up in the bomb blasts and gunshots, which no one knew the direction they were coming from.

Happy Birthday: FUNMI IYANDA TURNS 41


Today, popular TV personality turns 41. Even at 41, she is still looking good and sexy.
Gist Naija wish her happy b-day.

Friday, July 27, 2012

Diesel Tanker Explodes At MTN Premises in Abuja(Updated)

above is the picture of the previously reported Tanker which exploded at the MTN in Maitama residence of Abuja.

Diesel Tanker Explodes At MTN Premises in Abuja

Residents of Maitama District in Abuja, Nigeria’s federal capital city, were thrown into panic today when a truck delivering diesel at the MTN premises caught fire and exploded in the high brow neighborhood.

The area was condoned off by security agents, but police spokesman Frank Mba told  that there were no fatalities or injuries in the incident.

Meet Kiki Omeili, The Captivating New Nollywood Diva

 Click for Full Image Size

Kiki Omeili made her film debut in the much talked about movie Married But Living Single directed by Tunde Olaoye and produced by KAP.

 She played the role of the antagonistic and opportunistic Titi Haastrup alongside Joseph Benjamin, Funke Akindele, Joke silva, Femi Brainard and Tina Mba.

See  More of Her Beautiful Pictures Below:

Shan George Spotted With Chelsea Player, John Mikel Obi

Mikel Obi With Shan George
Few weeks ago, Nollywood’s controversial actress, Shan George got into the news for her reported outburst on some of her married colleagues. This was shortly after her ‘Finding Goodluck’ movie premiere in May, 2012.

She reportedly alleged that some Nollywood’s married actresses sleep around like dogs. This was met with harsh criticism both from fans and colleagues.
GistNaija  stumbled on this picture and we felt we should put it up for our wonderful and precious NFC forumites. You will recall that Shan has been reported in the past to have dated younger lovers.
What is your view on this picture? Please take note of where Mikel placed his  left hand. 

Photo of the Day: Don Jazzy and Family

This is Don Jazzy with his parents, brothers and sisters. See Ice Prince at far left. Beautiful family.

Don Jazzy is wearing red shirt while Ice Prince wears White Shirt.

From a Load Carrier to DJ: DJ Humility’s Grass to Grace story

DJ Humility

Benedict Afagwu, otherwise known as DJ Humility, is one of Nigeria’s most prominent Disc Jockeys.
But unknown to many, the bulky Delta State born dude who grew up as a barrack boy was once a bus conductor and a load carrier (‘Alabaru’).
Despite the high level discipline handed down the children of the house by his police father, DJ Humility was a first class truant and an unrepentant stubborn child who gave his mother headache.
Narrating the story of the DJ’s story is no other person than the woman who saw it all, Mrs Agfagwu, his mother.

BRUTALITY: 2 Brothers Caught with Decomposing Body Parts of Their Brother in Festac


How do you even begin to understand this? Two brothers, Toye and Tola allegedly slaughtered their younger brother, Akunbuyi, and sold his limbs. The full report when you continue...*viewer discretion advised*

The entire Festival Town in Lagos was thrown into pandemonium on Thursday evening as a decomposing body of a man was discovered inside a duplex on B Close, House 6 of 3rd Avenue.

Teju Babyface Set to Wed Fiancee on 1st September


The wedding of Teju Babyface and lagos-based model, Tobi Banjoko is set to hold on the 1st of September, 2012.

 Tobi, who won the Lagos Carnival beauty pageant in 2010, is an undergraduate at Lagos State University (LASU).

 She also represented Ondo State at the 2011 Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria (MBGN) beauty pageant, where she emerged as Miss Photogenic.

Robert Pattinson Moves Out Of Home Shared With Girlfriend Kristen Stewart


After news spread of Kristen Stewart’s affair with Snow White and the Huntsman director Rupert Sanders and a very public apology, Robert Pattinson is no longer living in the LA home he and Kristen have shared for three years.

According to, Pattinson is said to be “devastated,” “in seclusion,” and has not spoken to Stewart.

“I’m not sure they’ll be able to recover from this,” a Source says of the couple of three years, who met making the Twilight trilogy. 
“Kristen really Loves  Rob more than anything,” says an insider. “He’s all that matters to her right now.”



For so long, fans of Faze, have been waiting for his new album. After  the Originality Album, nothing was heard from Faze.
But the good news is that the long awaited REFAZE Album by Faze is now out. Faze just released 2 new sinlges from the REFAZE Album. 
1) Akachukwu
2) Follow Your Mind

Watch them below:
1) Akachukwu

I’m Angry at Nollywood – Emeka Ike

Emeka Ike

For those wondering why his face has been scarce in movies, popular act and Nollywood’s lover boy actor, Emeka Ike, has finally let the cat out of the bag.
Emeka recently in an interview said he’s presently angry with Nollywood. And as a result, he’s temporarily quitting acting in a bid to ‘strategize’.
According to him, he’s not happy with the industry at the moment which has made him to withdraw all his movies from the market.

WTH: Man Rapes 94-Year-Old Woman, Appears Before Court


A man who is a beneficiary of President Jacob Zuma's special remissions programme allegedly raped a 94-year-old woman in front of her great-grandchildren.

Spokesman of South African Police Service (SAPS), Col. Vincent Mdunge, told newsmen in Johannesburg that the suspect is “a habitual criminal’’.
He said that the suspect appeared at the New Hanover Magistrate Court on Thursday.
“The woman was raped in her KwaSwayimane home in Emabheleni Ward, at 1.00 a.m. on Saturday.
“Police have been looking for him for another case,” Mdunge said.

Man Docked for Alleging Disappearance of his Sex Organ

Abuja – The police on Wednesday arraigned Haruna Isah of Area 1, Section 1, Garki, Abuja, before an Upper Area Court in Karu, for alleged false information on disappearance his sex organ.
Isah is standing trial on a three-count charge of giving false information, defamation and criminal assault of one Abubakar Lamidi of Area 1, Section 1, Garki, Abuja.

N15m Scandal: I’ve learnt my lesson – Jim Iyke


Jail beckoned on controversial Nollywood star Jim Iyke but mother nature was kind and so, the Imo state born actor was saved.
Thanks to his parents who rescued him from a determined  Habiba Abubakar who wanted the tough talking actor jailed for allegedly conning her out of N15million.
Jim Iyke’s parents had gone with cap in hand to beg the Abuja big girl to let by gone be while the case got settled out of court. Pronto, Habiba withdrew the case in a show of respect to Jim’s parents.

Thursday, July 26, 2012

2 Men Arrested With Skull of A 7-Year Old Boy

                           Two suspects nabbed by men of the SSS for beheading a seven-year old boy

Officials of the State Security Services (SSS), on Wednesday, paraded two men who allegedly beheaded a 7-year-old boy and attempted to sell the head.
John Yakubu, 25, and Ishaya Dakulung, 30, were arrested along A.Y.A Junction of Asokoro District, Abuja, following a tip off. Both men confessed to the crime
Dakulung told journalists that he contacted Yakubu and offered him N250, 000 to get a fresh human head after he was approached by an unnamed person who was wanted it for ritual purposes.

T.I. Wants To Quit Rapping

Current news suggest that the popular and handsome US Rapper called T.I. wants to quit the rap game.

According to him, the rap music no longer represents what he stands for. He said most rappers no longer live their life as it was represented in their rap music.

He said: "I want out, man. What the game is going to and what has evolved... it goes against what I represent. "What I embody, this game contradicts that."

He added: "Nowadays, nobody even expects you to live up to the things you rap about. That goes against what I represent, what I stand for. So if they outsell me, then that's just all the more better for me to fade to the back and cross my legs on my desk."

To me, the Real Rap Music died when both Tupac and Biggie were dead.

PHOTOS: Uche Jumbo and Her Hubby On Cover Page of WOW Magazine


Uche Jumbo got married secretly to her Puerto Rican lover, Kenny Rodriguez. The wedding was held at the Marriot Isla Verde beach resort, on the 16th May, 2012. 

WOW Magazine editor Julie Odia was the maid of the wedding. Guess that's how WOW magazine got the pictures.

See More Photos below:

Two Men in Court for Stabbing Another Over Girlfriend


The police in Lagos on Thursday arraigned two businessmen who allegedly stabbed a man all over his body because of a girlfriend.
Chukwuebuka Ejiofor (28) and Ekene Kanu (30) appeared before a Surulere Magistrates’ Court on a two-count charge of conspiracy and assault.
Ejiofor and Kanu, who reside at 8, Amusa St., Bale, Orile-Iganmu, and 6, Agbonyin Ave., Surulere, respectively, pleaded not guilty.
The prosecutor, Gabriel Ekundayo, said that the duo conspired and stabbed one John Paul on July 22 at a hotel at  Coker, Orile-Iganmu, in a dispute over Paul’s girlfriend.

Armed Gunmen Kill 3 People in Maiduguri


Some suspected attacked Gubio, the headquarters of Gubio Local Government Area of Borno, and killed two policemen and a civilian.
Alhaji Bala Hassan, the state Commissioner of Police, confirmed this incident to newsmen in Maiduguri.
“We have not made any arrest yet but we have spread our dragnet for them. We are combing the entire area in search of them. We will get them sooner or later,’’ he said.

When will peace return to the once Maiduguri, whose motto is ,"The Land of Peace".

Russia Appoint Fabio Capello Coach of National Team

Fabio Capello as signed a 2-year contract with Russian Football Union to Coach the Russian Football National Team for an Undisclosed amount.

He was given a mission to qualify Russia for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. 
Wish him the best.

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Suspected Assassins This Afternoon Shot Mr. Steve Nwosu, Editor of Daily Sun Newspaper.

Late Mr. Steve Nwosu
Suspected assassins this  afternoon shot Mr. Steve Nwosu, Editor of Daily Sun newspaper.

A competent source close The Sun  disclosed that Mr. Nwosu was shot at Mazamaza as he made his way to The Sun’s Corporate Headquarters at Coscharis Street, Apapa. The scene described by the source is not too far away from the Sun office. 
“He had gone to the bank with his driver to withdraw some money,” said the source. He was shot on the head, and quickly rushed to the hospital where he is being treated.”


Susan Peters
Susan Peters, a well known Nollywood Actress and  runs an NGO called The Benue Pikin Susan Peters Foundation, has decided to put some of her Red Carpet Dresses up for auction as a means to raise funds for her NGO.

See More Beautiful Red Carpet Dresses of Susan Peters Below:

Psquare To Bury Late Mother On August 2.


Late Josephine Okoye, Mother of the Psquare twins , will be buried on the Thursday, August 2, 2012 in her huband's house at Ifite-Dunu, Akwa Village, Anambra State.

But before her burial, there willbe lying-in-state at her Umunachi, Umudioka Village, Anambra State and a church service at St. Gabriel Catholic Church.

The Family has officially disclosed that she died of Diabetes. So people should stop spreading false information about her illness.

Rest in Peace Mummy.

Adamawa: Tribunal Dismisses ACN’s Petition, Nyako Wins Case

Murtala Nyako

Current News from  Adamawa state says the Governorship Election Tribunal has dismissed the petition brought in by the candidate of the Action Congress of Nigeria, Markus Gundiri, challenging the election of governor Murtala Nyako due to insufficient evidence.

Murtala Nyako is now confirmed Governor of Adamawa State. End of discussion

BREAKING NEWS: 2 Indians Killed in Maiduguri By Terrorist


Terrorists attacked the Gum Arabic Factory in Maiduguri, killed 2 Indians,  injured 1 Indian and made away with N90,000 at about 10 a.m. this morning.

This was confirmed by JTF.
The injured Indian who escaped is currently receiving treatment at the State Specialist Hospital. Tis incidence is still  under investigation.

Personally, Boko Haram is behind the attack.

Army fines officers for using Lagos BRT lane

                   fashola arresting officer on BRT lane

Remember the Colonel Kayode Yusuf and Sergeant Aliu Adeomi who were arrested by Governor Fashola for driving on the BRT lane. 

Well yesterday, The Nigerian Army Has fined both Military men with the sum of N25,000 claiming that no one is above the law.

Good judgement, yes no one is above the law. But if I were Fashola, I would have forgiven the men since they have shown true repentance and even saluted him in the public.

Kristen Stewart Cheats On Her Fiance Robert Pattinson

                                         Kristen Stewart's Apology to Robert Pattinson for Cheating | Kristen Stewart

Kristen Stewart has been found to cheat on her Fiance, Robert Pattison, when she was having a fling with her director Rupert Sanders. 

Well she has not denied it. She even issue a public apology to Robert. Read the apology below:
"I'm deeply sorry for the hurt and embarrassment I've caused to those close to me and everyone this has affected. This momentary indiscretion has jeopardized the most important thing in my life, the person I love and respect the most, Rob. I love him, I love him, I'm so sorry," Stewart said in a statement Wednesday. 


Jennifer Lopez 640 Reuters
Jennifer Lopez

Jennifer Lopez turned 43 years old yesterday, 24th July, 

2012. She celebrated her birthday with friends and lover, 25 years old Casper Smart.

She is 43 and her lover is 25 years. See the Gap. Anyway na oyibo style be dat.

Even at 43, she looks sexy. Infact she has been named the Hottest Female Star Over 40 .

See More Photos Below:

What Da Hell: Unity Bank Retires 500 Workers

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Unity Bank Plc Monday  said about 500 members of its staff will proceed on retirement, in line with a programme aimed at reinvigorating its workforce.
The bank also said that about 389 members of staff in various departments were promoted while salary increments by way of notches were also given to another 1,855.
A statement from the bank explained that the move was aimed at raising productivity and competitive position in the industry. “With the implementation of the programme, the bank has announced staff promotions, retirements and will embark on new recruitments to fill vacancies,” it said.

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Abuja Demolition: Residents of New Kuchigoro Protests

                      Kuchingoro residents protesting demolition 1

Residents of New Kuchigoro, a small resident in Abuja, were unhappy and protested against the demolition of their houses by the Abuja Development Control Department.

The Protesting residents gave many reasons why they are protesting.

Firstly, They were only given 1 week quit notice which is too small to give them enough time to relocate.

Secondly, most of the residents had gone to their offices before the demolition team came.

Thirdly, Some of the residents died during the demolition.

Also, most of the residents are non-indigenes.

But Mrs Josie Mudashiru, Head of Public Relations Unit, Department of Development Control, Abuja Metropolitan Management Council, told NAN that the people were given sufficient notice. 

Na wa oo!! Poor man no fit stay for Abuja again!

Mainstreet Bank: Sacked Bank Workers Protest Over Nonpayment Of Entitlements

Protesting Sacked Workers
Sacked workers of Mainstreet Bank Plc in Lagos on Tuesday protested the nonpayment of their entitlements by the bank and accused  their union leaders of complicity in the matter.
The workers, who were sacked on June 22, blocked the gates of the Association of Senior Staff of Banks and Insurance and Financial Institutions (ASSBIFI) and  accused their leaders of being insensitive to their plight.
The spokesperson of the protesting workers, Mr Eyo Usanga, who addressed the protesters at the entrance of union’s office in Alausa, said more than 800 workers were sacked without benefits.
"Some people had worked for about 30 years and the bank terminated their job without any reason.
"The management of the bank said they will pay only N30, 000 as benefit which is not acceptable, " he said.

BIG BROTHER UPDATE: 2face Visits Big Brother House

Tuface  With BBA HouseMates
Tuface, aka Tubaba, has visits the housemates of the Big Brother House. 

He was dressed in his usual simple way with dark glasses. He gave them a very good advice.

You are already one campaign ambassadors…You are now celebrities so your voice is important‘, Tuface told them.

2face is the second Nigerian singer to appear in the house following Davido’s performance on Sunday, July 8, 2012.

Also, Keagan, Talia and Wati have all Make the finals.

BREAKING NEWS: Ghanaian President John Atta Mills Is Dead

John Atta Mills
The President of Ghana, John Atta Mills is Dead. He died at the 37 Military Hospital in Accra.

Just recently he was treated in the US for an unspecified condition. He is 68 years old.
Ghanians await his successor which will be announced tonight.

Rest in peace.



Peter and Paul Okoye of Psquare have expressed to all their fans and well wishers for sympathesizing with them over the death of their mum, Josephine Okoye.

All Psquare fans, thank u so much for all your kind words, love and concern during this very difficult time in our lives. U guys are the best. 1 luv!‘, @ PeterPsquare tweeted.

Josephine Okoye passed away on Wednesday, July 11, 2012, after a heart surgery in India.

50 Cent Now A Licensed Boxing Promoter

50 Cent is making a huge run for more money this year and it seems he is unstoppable.
The Queens rapper is now officially a licensed boxing promoter in the big apple NYC and he has just established TMT Promotions
According to our source, the ‘Magic Stick’ crooner is in the process of acquiring a license in Nevada, too. 
Reports state that TMT Promotions (The Money Team) will be signing boxer Yuri Gamboa, a former featherweight title holder and Andre Dirrell, a super middleweight fighter.
Interesting, Fif has now added another feather to his cap alongside previous feathers; energy drinks, headphones, acting, music.

Dead Channels TV Reporter Wins CNN Posthumous Award

Enenche Akogwu
The Cable News Network (CNN) on Sunday recognized the contributions of murdered Channels Television’s reporter, Enenche Akogwu and Zakariya Isa of the Nigeria Television Authority (NTA) to journalism in Africa.

Both journalists died while covering the violence in Northern Nigeria and were both this year’s recipients of the Free Press Africa Award, for their work in Nigeria.

Zakariya, a cameraman for the NTA, was killed in October 2011, and Enenche, a news reporter with Channels Television, was shot and killed, having covered the Kano bomb blast in January this year.
May their souls rest in peace. They paid the ultimate sacrifice for freedom.

Monday, July 23, 2012

Elizabeth Daniels Celebrate Birthday, Showcase Her Movie

Elizabeth Daniels
Elizabeth Daniels, also called Lizzy, is a popular Nollywood Actress who just celebrated her birthday with friends at Shaunz Lounge, an upscale rendezvous in Murphy’s Plaza, Victoria Island, Lagos.

Popular musicians and artites like Ruggedman, Faze, May D, Charles O’Tudor, Ini Edo, etc attended the party.

She also used the medium to showcase a preview of her movie entitled,"Behind The Melody" , in which she was the producer. The movie was directed by Moses Ewang and starred actors including  Lizzy,  Ini Edo, Jim Iyke, and many others.

Happy birthday and Congrats Lizzy.

No Going Back On Plot To Impeach Jonathan, Says Reps


There was mixed reactions when the Reps threatens to impeach President Jonathan if Budget is not implemented properly. Some people condemned the Reps while others support it.

But despite these mixed reactions, the House of Reps, said in a statement that the move, which it has now confirmed to be its official resolution, was “noble, bold and patriotic” and would not be forced down by “intimidation and blackmail”.

Personally, the House of Reps is taking a wrong step. They make statements that put chaos and confusion within Nigeria. 

Or is it because Jonathan is not giving them their bumper package again(mouth closed ooo). Abeg no be me talkam oo.

PHOTO: Chris Brown Dyes His Hair Bleach Blond While on Vacation in France

                               Chris Brown and entourage photographed arriving in Cannes, Cote d Azur at the Hotel Martinez on July 22, 2012.

Chris Brown, 23 years old, just dyed his hair before taking a vacation in Cannes, France on Sunday.

I prefer his natural dark hair though. 

To me he is trying to look like FAKE EMINEM!

Flood Hit Jos: Killed 35 people, Destroyed 200 Homes

Jos Flood

A heavy down pour  of rain causes flood in Jos which destroyed about 200 homes and killed about 35 people.

Among the dead people are a 90-year old woman and a 3-month old baby. Eyaaaaa!!

Though, NEMA and Red Cross Society are already on ground to reduce casualty and put everything under control.

The baby don go back to Heaven.

Demolition At Makoko: Residents Of Famous Waterfront Community Protest To Governor Fashola Of Lagos


Resident of Makoko Area in Lagos have staged a mass protest to Gov. Fashola Office Over the  displacement and demolition of their houses. 

My sources confirmed that the residents were not happy when they saw the demolition was made past the marked areas. Also, the manner of the demolition, like using fire to burn down their houses,  angered the displaced residents.

See More Photos below:

Aliko Dangote Attends Davido's Album Launch

Dangote At Davido's Album Launch

Nigeria's Richest Billionaire and Business Tycoon, Aliko Dangote, was present at Davido's Album Launch on Sunday, 22 July, 2012.

Infact, Dangote was sitting at same table with Davido's Billionaire Dad, Deji Adeleke.

Davido launched an Album entitled Omo Baba Olowo
 Congrats Davido.
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