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Friday, August 10, 2012

Happy Birthday – Jesse Jagz turns 28

Jesse Jagz turns 28 today. Jesse Jagz is a rapper.
Jesse Jagz who hails from Jos, Plateau State is the younger brother of popular rapper M.I. Jesse and his elder brother started their careers from the church choir and later teamed up to form a music production company called Rytchus Era Productions.

Jesse and M.I are currently signed to Chocolate City.


Beyonce and Jay Z Named World’s Highest Paid Celebrity Couple


Popular musicians Beyonce and Jay Z have been named the world’s highest paid couple according to Forbes Magazine.

The couple earned the sum $78 million together in the last one year. While Beyonce made $40m from May 2011 to May 2012, Jay Z made $38million, according to data from the latest Celebrity 100 list.

The couple were the runners-up last year on the list of The World’s Highest-Paid Celebrity Couples and they have now climbed to top for this year’s ranking.

Beyonce Knowles, took a break from her hectic touring schedule in 2011 to give birth to daughter, Blue Ivy Carter, while her album went platinum in the U.S.

Jay-Z isn’t far behind his wife. The hip-hop mogul made millions from Watch the Throne, his musical collaboration with Kanye West, and even more from the tour that followed.

Toooo Much Money!!

Ghanaian President is Finally Buried


The body of the late Ghanaian President, Professor John Atta Mills has been interred at the “Asomdwee Park” .
The late President, was laid to rest after a day-long funeral which held at the Independence Square in Accra.

Prof Mills was buried, Friday, in a Bird Sanctuary next to the seat of government, the 17th-century Fort Christiansborg, also known as Osu Castle, which overlooks the Atlantic Ocean.

His funeral was attended by 16 Heads of State, five Vice Presidents, and other international dignitaries including the U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and President Goodluck Jonathan.
Rest in Peace!

Faze Leaves Music For Nollywood Film Acting

                        

GistNaija just got an information which says, Faze is now venturing into film acting in Nollywood and leaving his music career. 
Well Read full gist below:

After being missing in the Nigerian music scene for a while, Chibuzor Orji popularly known as Faze, of the defunct group Plantashun Boiz, has spoken up about what he has been up to.

Kennis Signs 2 Foreign Acts

Kenny Ogungbe
Popular music label, Kennis Music has added two new acts to the number of artistes on the label. According to Kenny Ogungbe, the C.E.O of Kennis Music, the new additions who are foreign acts, namely;  B Howard and Hussain Abdullah Karim (H.A.K) are here to stay. Here’s what the label boss told GistNaija.com


“We have an American artiste that we’ve just signed, he is a multi-platinum producer, he’s a producer, a singer, a dancer, writer, a director, his name is Bee Howard and he’s got a song on air right now.

MTN Project Fame 5: 15 Contestants Enter The Academy

MTN Project Fame 5: 15 contestants enter The Academy
Monica
                        
After auditions in 10 major cities in West Africa, the 18 finalists sang their hearts out lastweekend to convince the judges to give them a ticket into the highly coveted 15 spaces in the Project Fame academy.

Ade Bantu was introduced as a new member of the panel of judges.

Monica, winner of Project Fame season 4 opened the show with her singles Tomorrow and Below.

Present at the newly built Ultima Studios, Lekki were Larry Annette, C.M.O MTN Nigeria, General Manager, Consumer Marketing MTN Nigeria, Kola Oyeyemi and other senior Executives of MTN Nigeria.

Banker Shot Dead in Maiduguri


                               
Maiduguri, capital of Nigeria’s Borno state continues to cement its status as the killing capital of Nigeria, with the gruesome murder of a 35 year old banker.
Last night, yet-to-be identified gunmen shot dead the 35-year-old banker, Malam Yakubu Abdullahi, as he was breaking his Ramadan fast at Gwange, the Layin Hajiya Maituwon Yasin area of Maiduguri.
Relatives of the deceased told newsmen today in Maiduguri that Abdullahi was killed at about 6.30 p.m. while he was eating in company of two of his friends.

Customer Pours Acid On Prostitute

                    
The Enugu State Police Command on Friday said its officers had commenced an investigation in a bid to know those who bathed a female sex worker with acid in Enugu.


The command’s Public Relations Officer, Mr. Ebere Amaraizu, told the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday that the victim, who was bathed with acid on August 7, was recuperating at the Orthopaedic Hospital, Enugu.

Peter Okoye and Lola Omotayo Expecting Baby Number 2

Peter and Lola
Peter Okoye and Lola
I just got the news that Peter Okoye of PSquare is expecting his baby number 2 from his longtime girlfriend.


Peter  shared this news via microblogging website Twitter today Friday, August 10, 2012.

‘So Happy!!! We are expecting another child!. Thank God for the gift of life’, @PeterPsquare tweeted. 
Fans were however confused as to who he was really talking about.
GistNaija.com has confirmed that the pop star was referring to his long-time girlfriend Lola Omotayo. 
Omotayo delivered Okoye’s first child Cameron Okoye on September 23, 2009.

LADY GAGA LEAKS THE COVER PAGE OF VOGUE MAGAZINE

Vogue Magazine With Lady Gaga on Cover Page

                              
 Lady Gaga today leaked her inside photo of the latest Vogue magazine before its release!

The September 2012 issue which shows the singer, 26, butt-naked apart from a gigantic pink hat – was supposed to be kept away from the public until the issue hits the newsstands next Tuesday.

But the Poker Face popstar posted the snap today along with the magazine’s cover on her social networking site LittleMonsters.com.
The images are said to have been retweeted more than 6,000 times together.

Hit-and-Run Driver Kills Tricycle Rider

                         Scene of the accident


A tricycle rider was on Wednesday killed by a hit-and-run driver at Nung Oku area of Aka-Nung Udoe Road, Akwa Ibom State.

It was learnt that the tricyclist dropped his last passenger about 9pm and was heading for Uyo when a Toyota Camry hit his tricycle.

An eyewitness, Mr. Joe Edet, said the driver of the Toyota car, who was on speed, wanted to overtake another vehicle when his car veered and hit the tricycle.
Another eyewitness, who preferred anonymity, said the tricyclist just bought the tricycle a few months ago.

Witchcraft: Pastor kills Father, Uncle in Abakaliki

                                  Pastor kills father, uncle in Abakaliki


The police in Ebonyi State have arrested a 22-year-old man, Udoka Onwe, for allegedly killing his 60-year-old father, Mr. Peter Onwe, and uncle, Mr. James Elum, 52, in Umuogodo-Akpu Ngbo in Ohaukwu Local Government Area of the state.
Our correspondent gathered that upon interrogation by the police, Onwe , who is the founder and pastor at Christ Rimites Church, confessed to killing his father and uncle on the suspicion that they were wizards who wanted to use occult means to kill him.

The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Mr. Sylvester Igbo, who confirmed the incident, said the alleged murder was carried out on Thursday, around 5am.

Corps Member Empowers 130 Women

Onuoha with some participants
Dr. Pascalina Onuoha

A youth corps member serving with the National Defence College in Abuja, Dr. Pascalina Onuoha, has trained 130 women on how to be financially independent.


Onuoha, an Optometrist, taught the women who are mostly widows, how to make Vaseline in commercial quantity at Kagini, a settlement in the Federal Capital Territory.
She also distributed clothes which she sourced from friends and families to them.
The corps member told Gist Naija that she took the initiative because she was touched by the plight of the women.

Olympics Soccer Final: Brazil Vs Mexico, Neymar Calm and Confident

                                       Neymar


For Brazil, the Olympics soccer final means a chance to end decades of frustration. For Neymar, it’s just another match.
Neymar said he will not approach Saturday’s final against Mexico much differently than any other match, even though it can give Brazil its coveted first Olympic gold in soccer. It’s the only title the five-time World Cup champions have yet to win.
It will be the 20year-old Neymar’s first big international final since he became widely seen as the future of Brazilian soccer, the player responsible for leading the nation at the Olympics and at the 2014 World Cup at home.

Thursday, August 9, 2012

Forbes Africa Features Linda Ikeji And Chibundu Onuzo

Linda Ikeji
  Africa has released its August 2012 issue which is dedicated to celebrating African women.

With the knowledge that women are the bedrock of the African society,  profiled Africa’s 20 Most Prominent Women in the latest issue of the .
Also in the August issue, an entire section was dedicated to the women in Africa who are breaking the mold to make a name for themselves in the business world.

SAMSON SIASIA UNVEILED AS FACE OF JOHNNY WALKER

                                    


Nigerian ex-footballer, Samson Siasia has been unveiled as the first Nigerian ambassador for the Keep Walking Nigeria campaign, sponsored by premium scotch whisky brand, Johnny Walker.

The unveiling which was done recently at the Eko Hotel and Suites, Lagos, had in attendance celebrities from all walks of life including Oge OkoyeCharles Novia, Mai Atafo and others.

Speaking on the reason behind the choice of the football star as an ambassador, manager of the Johny Walker brand, Amaechi Okobi said Siasia’s journey in life and the ways he solved so many of his challenges are values the Johnny Walker brand stands for,

3 People Die in Abuja Building Collapse

                             

Three people lost their lives on Wednesday when a storey building under construction at Dutse-Alhaji in Abuja, collapsed.

The building located on Ademola Awosika Street, behind Winners’ Chapel, fell after a light rain in the morning killing three men and injuring nine others.

The victims were believed to be construction workers.
The wounded men were rushed to Kubwa General Hospital for treatment.

Dana Airline Crash:LASUTH Official Stabs Journalist

Benedict  Uwalaka
 Benedict  Uwalaka a photojournalist with Leadership newspapers almost lost his life today when staff of Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) and families of victims of Dana Air Plane crash clashed with journalists carrying out their primary assignment in the hospital.

Journalists had gone to cover the release of corpses of the ill fated Dana Airline to families of victims at Lasuth but they got an hostile package in return as the families and staff of the victims freely used bottles, knives and broken blocks to chase them away for daring to take pictures.

Protesting PHCN Workers Lock Shiroro Dam

                      

The chapter of the National Union of Electricity Employees (NUEE) at Shiroro Hydroelectric Power Station, on Thursday staged a protest against what they termed high-handedness of the Minister of Power, Professor Bart Nnaji, locking the entrance to the power station.

The workers, who blocked the entrance to the dam during the protest, accused the federal government of trying to tactically deny them of their hard earned benefit.
The protesting workers carried placards with various inscriptions such as ‘Pay us our full benefit’ and, ‘PHCN say no to military Minister.’

30 HIV Carriers Wed in Dutse


                           
In a bid to reduce the rising number of HIV infected persons in Jigawa state, the state Action Committee on Aids have joined 30 persons in holy matrimony under the matchmaking scheme it initiated.
Executive Secretary of the Jigawa Action Committee on Aids, Dr. Bashir Ahmad, confirmed the marriages in Dutse the state capital.

Curfew Lifted In Kaduna



The Kaduna State Government today lifted the curfew imposed in the state capital and elsewhere soon after a spate of deadly religious violence on June 17, 2012.

In a statement released by Reuben Buhari, a media aide to Governor Patrick Ibrahim Yakowa of Kaduna State, the government cited an “improved security situation witnessed in Kaduna State” as the reason for removing the curfew.

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Suarez Signs New Liverpool Contract

                                  Luis Suarez

Luis Suarez has signed a new long-term contract at Liverpool to end speculation about his immediate future, as revealed by Goal.com earlier on Tuesday.


“To sign a new contract with Liverpool is unbelievable for me because I am so happy here at both the club and also in the city. That is very important for me,” Suarez told the club’s official website.

Edwin Clark Challenges IBB To Take A Stand on Boko Haram


                       
Elder statesman, Chief Edwin Clark has challenged former military Head of State, General Ibrahim Babangida to a public debate on national issues free from interference or aides.
He also demanded that as a prominent leader in the north, the former president should make his stand clear on the Boko Haram menace ravaging the north.

D’Tigers: So Gallant in Defeat, Out of Olympics

                         D’Tigers still held their heads high after losing their final group game to France on Monday

The buzzer sounded the end of the fairy tale, and the Nigerian team limped off the court in slow motion, unwilling, unable to let go. As they filed into the tunnel, the crowd stood in unison and cheered the team they call D’Tigers.

D’Tigers lost again on Monday, this time to France, standing ovation notwithstanding. To their list of firsts — first Olympics appearance, first Olympics victory — they had added something less historic: their first Olympic exit.

Genevieve Nnaji Wants To Tango!

                             

Some people will  spend a fortune just to have Genevieve Nnaji‘s phone number. Surprised? She not only turn heads with her sexy looks, her fashion essembles are always well put together.
At 32, Genevieve is also talented and for more than a decade she retains the number 1 position as Nigeria’s most endorsed and most sought after actress.Forget that she couldn’t do well with herst.Genevie fashion line,she is still one of the highest earners in that sector of Nigerian entertainment industry.

PHOTO: Makida Mouka Stunning Sunny Rose look

                                    

This is a new one and just like many fans of Sunny Rose, i am loving it. Adorning the dress is ex-Face of Sleek winner, Makida Mouka.
Makida was born  in Egypt about 21 years ago, Makida’s father is from Trinidad and Tobago and her mum is from eastern part of Nigeria-making her half carrribean,half igbo. She got into modelling shortly after secondly school. She contested and won the face of sleek.
In her profile, Makida said she contested for the Face of Sleek after hearing the advert on radio. Her cousin who encouraged her to contest  also gave her the money to purchase the form.
Work
In her mark as a runway model, Makida has featured at London fashion week,Lagos fashion week, Arise magazine fashion week among other shows.



Dbanj:Wizkid Call Journalists Fools For Not Getting Their Fact Right-Who Twisted His Tweet?

                       


Nigeria’s rave of the musician, Wizkid is very bitter at the moment based on some reports that that he allegedly insulted Dbanj on his twitter page.

Social networks went viral with a post that was supposedly from Wizkid.In the tweet,Wizkid allegedly asked when would Dbanj stops becoming doing Akpan (errand boy) for Kanye west and do like Psquare who have recorded a song and video with Rick Ross.
Yesterday while tweeting his defence, Wizkid said he would not have done such a thing because Dbanj is not just a friend but also a big brother in the entertainment industry.

SSS stops Farouk Lawan from traveling abroad at Lagos Airport

                                 


The embattled former chairman of the house of representatives ad hoc commitee on fuel subsidy probe, Hon.Farouk Lawan was on Tuesday night turned back at the Nigerian airport on his way to Saudi Arabia to attend the lesser hajj.
Farouk is in the middle of a controversial bribery allegation that got local and international attention. He was accused ofdemading and getting bribe money to the tune of $500,000 from oil baron, Mr Femi Otedola. He was also accused of conspiring with the clerk of the house, Boniface Emenalo of collecting additional sum of $120,000 from Otedola.

Tuesday, August 7, 2012

TRAGEDY: Gunmen Attacked and Killed 16 Christians in Deeper Life Church in Kogi

                  

On Monday evening(yesterday), some wicked gunmen attacked and killed about 16 christians Deeper Life Bible Church at Otite in Okehi Local Government council of Kogi state.


Lt Colonel Gabriel Olorunyomi, Commander of Army headquarters Task Force,  confirmed this ugly incident . 
Lt Colonel Gabriel said:“unknown gunmen invaded the Deeper Life Church in this night (Monday) during a worship service and open fire shooting at the worshippers”.
He added that 15 people died instantly while the sixteenth person died in the hospital.
Meanwhile, the Military Joint Task Force has cordoned of the area whilst further search are on-going for the perpetrators of the act.
God's Anger Will Consume these evil gunmen for killing God's children in God's house, Amen!





Monday, August 6, 2012

Jamaicans Celebrate 50th Independence Anniversay With Bolt’s Glory

                          

Jamaicans are having a fun filled day, celebrating the nation’s 5oth  independence anniversary on Monday after Usain Bolt retained the Olympic gold medal in the men’s 100m with his compatriot, Yohan Blake taking the silver.
Usain Bolt retained the title as the world’s fastest runner, setting a new Olympic record of 9.63 seconds.
Portia Simpson, Jamaica’s Prime Minister said “I am so proud and so happy and pleased at the victory of Usain and Young Blake.

50-Year-Old Man Commits Suicide In Mother’s Toilet


                            
A 50-year-old man man, Moruf Ayoola has been found hanging in a toilet in his mother’s house at Idi Ose area of Ibadan, Oyo State.
Crime Features gathered that the man, a vulcaniser, woke up on Sunday July 22 in his residence at Moniya area and left for Idi Ose where his 90-year-old mother lived to greet her as was his custom.
When he got to the mother’s house, the old woman was reported to have noticed a rope in his hand and when she made enquiry on what he wanted to use the rope for, Mr Ayoola was said to have replied that he wanted to repair a faulty electric wire at the back of the house.

I Will Never Resign- Jonathan Respond To Boko Haram

                          

President Goodluck Jonathan on Sunday said that he would neither resign nor convert to Islam as demanded by the Islamic sect, Boko Haram.
“The President cannot be intimidated by any group or individual. The President will never resign. He has the mandate of Nigerians to serve his father land and nobody should imagine that he will succumb to blackmail,” Reuben Abati,the presidential spokesman told journalists in Abuja.
The Boko Haram, in a youtube broadcast on Saturday asked Mr Jonathan to either resign or change to Islam before it could cease fire.

Female Teacher Accused of Defiling 3-year-old Pupil

                                 Commissioner of Police, Lagos State Command, Mr. Umaru Manko
Our teachers are supposed to be a good example to our students or pupils. But these days I wonder what kind of immoral teachers we have. Imagine a teacher defiling a 3-Year-Old pupil? 

Read full gist below:

Detectives attached to the State Criminal Investigation Department, Yaba, Lagos, are currently investigating a teacher, Patience Orunma, for allegedly defiling a three-year-old pupil at a private school in Berger, Ojodu in Lagos State.

Gist Naija learnt that the victim’s mother spotted blood in the pupil’s private part on June 21 when bathing her.
On inquiry, the victim told her mother that the teacher used a pencil to prick her vagina in the school toilet.

Abuja Demolition Update: FCTA Sensitising, Consulting with Chiefs, Residents of Mpape

                        

The FCT Administration is intensifying sensitisation and consultation with village chiefs and residents of Mpape where 10,288 illegal structures have been marked for demolition.

This is contained in a statement issued on Monday and signed by Muhammad Sule, the Chief Press Secretary to the FCT Minister, Sen. Bala Mohammed.

The statement said the minister welcomed a court pronouncement on Aug. 5 on the impending Mpape demolition, and urged the affected residents to show understanding.

IBB Warns Clark, For Linking Him To Boko Haram

                            

General Babangida has warned Chief Edwin Clark for including him (along with other Norther rulers) as sponsors of Boko Haram and causing increasing rate of violence in Nigeria.


Babangida, in a statement issued by his spokesman, Kassim Afegbua, denied knowledge of the activities of the sect.

"The statement reportedly credited to Chief Edwin Clark on Friday, August 3, 2012 in several newspapers and online media, to the effect that General IBB has a hand in Boko Haram, is the subject of this response," Babangida's statement read.

BREAKING NEWS: Boko Haram Sets Police Outpost In Sokoto on Fire


                                   

Islamist militant group Boko Haram has intensified attacks on the police in Sokoto state by bombing and razing down a police outpost in Shagari local government area in the state.

A Police source told Gist Naija  that the attackers came on motorbikes and tossed dynamites at the police outpost while firing at police officers on duty. The scene of the attack is a distance of 7o kilometers from Sokoto township where the sect attack two police formations last week.

Details of the attacks remain sketchy, however, the police source stated there was no casualty reported as at the time of publishing this report.

Sokoto is already turning to Maiduguri and Kano.

Usain Bolt Wins 100M Race, Sets New Olympic Record


               
After all the talk about Bolt falling off his elite pace and being outclassed by fellow Jamaican Yohan Blake, Bolt outraced the 21-year-old for gold, winning in an Olympic-record 9.63 seconds to Blake’s 9.75. 
The United States grabbed bronze with 9.79 from Justin Gatlin.
"I've said it over the years that when it comes to the championship, I'm focused and I'm ready," Bolt said. "I just came here to show the world that I'm the best."
Bolt has now run the three fastest 100 meters in history.
Congrats Usain Bolt.

Sunday, August 5, 2012

KEAGAN WINS BIG BROTHER STARGAME 2012

Keagan
      Keagan has won the Big Brother Stargame 2012. This means that Keagan(22-year old South African) will now take the $300,000  money.


  Prezzo came second and Lady May third.


Am happy for Keagan. I would have been angry if Prezzo wins it and  you know why.
Congrats Keagan.

BREAKING NEWS:Former Commissioner Killed in Borno State

                           

Gist Naija has learnt that Abdulkadir Kaasa, a former Commissioner of Environment in ex-Governor Ali Modu Sherrif’s administration, was  killed by gunmen very early this morning.

A source within Mr. Kaasa’s family told our correspondent that gunmen numbering about 10 descended on the former commissioner’s home and shot him to death.

BREAKING NEWS: Damaturu Suicide Bomber Killed Four Soldiers


                                     
The suicide bomber who earlier attacked soldiers of the Joint Task Force (JTF) in Damaturu, Yobe State killed at least four soldiers in the attack. A source in Damaturu told Gist Naija.

The suicide bomber also died in the bombing, according to the Yobe State Police Command.
 
A senior police officer had earlier confirmed the occurrence of the suicide attack but declined to disclose the number of the soldiers killed in the attack.

The source said, “The soldiers that were killed were four and several others were seriously injured. The suicide bomber also died in the attack, he came riding on a tricycle heavily rigged with bombs and rammed into the soldiers in our area Shagari Low Cost, along the road to Gashua here in Damaturu.”

LOVE: 85-Year-Old Couple Remarry After 48 Years of Divorce


85-Year-Old Couple
When I first saw this story I was shocked and speechless. Couple at age of 85 getting married ? It is just unthinkable and unimaginable. That is reminds me of the saying, "Love Never Dies"
Well I do not need to say much. Just take your time and read the full gist below.
Lena Henderson and Roland Davis got married as teenagers in Chattanooga, Tenn., during World War II. On Saturday, the 85-year-olds are getting re-hitched in Buffalo, nearly 50 years after they divorced, according to Cupid's news cherubs.
"I always thought it might happen," Davis, a military vet whose second wife died in January, told the Buffalo News. "It was always in the back of my mind. We're just thankful that we could get back together."
"I think we just kept thinking about each other all the time, even though we were so far apart," said Henderson, a widow after her second marriage.

Davido Finally Breaks Silence On Alleged Fighting A Taxi Driver Over A Girlfriend

                   


Davido has come out to clear the air regarding the story circulating around that he fights a taxi driver over a girlfriend. 

Read The First Story of how Davido Fights Taxi Driver Over Girlfriend


Instead, Davido took to twitter yesterday with one sentence tweet  “Wow!Don’t believe everything you read people.” He ended it with the hashtag “#andthatisall- meaning that is all he is got to s ay about the matter.


Kayode Akinlabu, a  student told Gist Naija that “That is rude if that is all Davido has to say in the issue.He has forgotten that he is a public figure as a musician and MTN Pulse ambassador. You people should remind him that those who did that kind of ‘gragra’ are no either no longer relevant or gradually fading out”

PHOTOS: Monalisa Chinda and E4PR Boss Rocking at Deuces Club

Monalisa Chinda and Egor of E4PR boss

Nigerian footballer, Henry Chinonso Ihelewere, Dies today in Romania

                                 


A 21 year old Nigeria footballer Henry Chinonso Ihelewere playing football in Romania died today (Sunday) while on the pitch.
 Ihelewere plays for CS Delta Tulcea,Romania second division club.His team was playing against a local team known as FC Balotești when the incident happened.
Gist Naija gathered that Chinoso was already active on the pitch but after about 15 minutes, he collapsed and an ambulance had to be called in.He could not be resucicated for close to an hour.The medical team later pronounced him dead. The actual cause of the death is still unknown as at the time of going to the press.

Stephanie Okereke Rejoices As Her Husband Receives Doctorate Honours

Linus Idahosa
 Stephanie Okereke has just announced recently that her husband, Linus Idahosa, has received a Doctorate Honours.

‘Congratulations to my hubby on his conferred combined Doctorate Degree by the Common Wealth University Belize and the London Graduate School Convocation in Dubai- Hello Dr. Linus Idahosa!’ @StepahnieLinus tweeted.

Linus and Stephanie, who was recently honoured as an ambassador of the University of Calabar, got married in April 2012 in Paris, France.

Meanwhile, her movie production line, Next Page, has announced plans to begin shooting her new movie in December, 2012.

Stevie Wonder Files For Divorce

Stevie Wonder With Wife,  Syreeta Wright 

Stevland Morris, better known as Stevie Wonder, has called it quits with his wife of 11 years.
According to divorce documents which leaked online, the blind singer-keyboardist has been separated from wife Kai Millard Morris since October 2009.


Wonder is asking for joint custody of the couple’s two boys, ages 10 and 7, and has agreed to pay both spousal and child support.


Morris might not be going home with much when the court approves the spilt, as Stevie amassed his wealth well before he tied the knot with her in 2001.

The 62-year-old has been married before – to Motown singer Syreeta Wright from 1970 until their divorce in 1972. He has seven children from both marriages.

Photo Credit: Jeff Snyder/WireImage

Nigeria Wins Medals at World Choir Olympics


                    
A Nigerian choir, the Lagos City Chorale directed by the Maestro, Sir Emeka Nwokedi bagged three Silver medals at the just concluded 7th World Choir Games held in Cincinnati, Ohio USA from 4th – 14th July, 2012.
The 7th World Choir  competition was hosted by the art-loving city of Cincinnati in Ohio State of the United States of America. For the  twelve days  the completion lasted, the City was  literally turned to a global stage for a beautiful display and showcasing of world cultures.

Okagbare Fails, Nigeria’s Dream Crashes

Nigeria's Okagbare is Last
Nigeria had high hopes on Okagbare's chances of winning our first medal after her impressive performance at the semi-final stage. 


But in the final , Okagbare had the worst performance as you can see in the picture above. She came last.


 Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-PryceCameliter Jeter of US and another Jamaican, Veronica Campbell-Brown, came first, second and third respectively.
Nigeria's performance at this Olympics is just too terrible. 

Allure Vanguard: Chude Jideonwo and Debola Williams on Cover Page

                              
These are innovaive young men contributing immensely to this country. I do not need to say much about them.
 Why not a copy from your vendor and go through it. 
You will surely enjoy it.

Saturday, August 4, 2012

London 2012 Olympic Latest: Serena Williams Breaks Record


                              

Serena Williams becomes the first woman to win all four Grand Slams and a gold medal in both singles and doubles in the  history of olympic.The lawn tennis player proudly did it for USA her country.
She beat  an amazing player,Maria Shaporova  of Russia to complete her golden record.
At the moment, Gist Naija gathered that she is the biggest trend on social networks especially twitter  in the area of sport for breaking a global record at the London 2012 Olympic games.
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