Sunday, August 26, 2012

7 Access Bank Marketers Died of Hypertension Trying To Meet Target

In recent times, Access Bank has been giving a ridiculous targets to its Marketers thereby forcing many like females to go into Corporate Prostitution, others losing their jobs and some falling critically ill and even dying.

Solabomi Olugbemi of Retail Business Unit at Simbiat Abiola branch of Access Bank, died early this morning. She had being on admission for over two weeks after she fell ill in bid to meet her given target.   gathered from an insider in the bank that Solabomi collapsed on the last day of OJC target deadline because she was unable to maintain a huge demand deposit balance.  

Read full details after this cut..

Togo: Women Plan On Sex Strike Against president


Women in the civil rights group "Let's Save Togo" said they will have a weeklong sex strike to demand the resignation of President Faure Gnassingbé.
The plan to withhold sex from their husbands for a week will start Monday, said Isabelle Ameganvi , leader of the group's women's wing.( I Pity the Men, hahaha ).
Ameganvi, a lawyer, told the AP that her group is following the example of Liberia's women who used a sex strike in 2003 to campaign for peace.
The women's protest is part of a campaign by a coalition against Gnassingbé. The opposition group National Alliance for Change held a peaceful demonstration against the president on Saturday. Gnassingbé has been in power since 2005, following the death of his father Gnassingbé Eyadema who ruled the West African country for 38 years.
Can Nigerian Women do this? 

Bishop Oyedepo And Wife, Faith, Celebrate 30th Wedding Anniversary

                          Bishop Oyedepo And Wife Celebrate 30th Wedding Anniversary

The founder and Presiding Bishop of Living Faith Church World Wide also known as Winners Chapel, Bishop David O. Oyedepo and his wife, Pastor Mrs Faith Oyedepo, are celebrating their 30th wedding anniversary at Winners chapel Canaan land.
The couple who got married on the 25th of August, 1982, last Sunday decided to spend some quiet time outside the shores of the country.
They have four children together (David Jr, Isaac, Love and Joys). David Jr and Isaac Oyedepo were ordained as Pastors in May 2007 by Kenneth Copeland. David Jr pastors the London Branch of the Church with His wife, Kemi while Isaac Oyedepo is the present Resident Pastor of Winners’ Chapel International, South Africa. wishes them many more happy years.

Allure Vanguard: Ankara Fashion Showcased


This week's edition of Allure Vanguard Magazine is rather unique to me. Instead of talking about a special person, it was showcase our own African fashion (or should I say Naija fashion) called Ankara. 

If you don't know what Ankara clothes look like, why not buy a copy from your vendor.

A Man Shot His Son Dead, Mistakes Him For A Monkey

Man Mistakes Son For Monkey, Shoots Him Dead
Son Mistaken For A Monkey
A man, who is a farmer, shot his 12-year-old dead on Friday , thinking it was a monkey that was trying to steal his crop. Dammnn! 

The man's name is Gupta Bahadur(55 years old) while his little son is Chitra Bahadur Pulami .  His son used to climb trees to chase away monkeys as directed by his father. Monkeys have become a serious nuisance too their farm.

But on Friday, the son was hiding in a tree at their farm to scare away the monkeys  that used to come searching for food in the maize field.  Mr Gupta spotted his son(which he mistook for a monkey) and opened fire. The son died immediately.

“I realised my mistake only when my son fell down and got stuck in one of the tree’s branches,” the farmer was quoted as telling police at the Nepal on Friday, 24th August, 2012.

Do you consider this a mere mistake? How can one mistake a human being to a monkey. Mtchewww!! Annoying!! Just wasted a little boy's life.

Venezuela Refinery Blast: Number of Deaths Rises From 27 to 39!!


Yesterday I reported about the deadly refinery blast that occurred in Venezuela which killed about 27 people. But just gathered that while Venezuela is still mourning their dead, the death toll rises to 39 with more than 80 people injured.

Meanwhile, Venezuelian president, President Hugo Chavez had  declared three days of national mourning yesterday, saying the tragedy affected "the great Venezuelan family, civilian and military."  

Read the full details below: 

Yvonne Nelson Flaunts Gold Jewellery On A Very "Hot Lap"


Ghanian actress, Yvonne Nelson, who was recently rumoured to be dating 'Kukere' master, Iyanya, is in the news again. Some days ago, she was rumoured to be in hot romance with Iyanya.
This time, the actress is in the news for publicly displaying her priced gifts, her hot laps and her expensive gold jewellery. Her hand-chain is customised with her name.

10 Ways To Get The Lady Of Your Choice

Hi folks, One of the major problems most guys faced is how to get that lady they always desired and admired. 
Well while surfing the net I came across some short but useful hints to use when you are about to approach that good, fine and sexy girl you have been admiring. 
These hints are:

1. Walk up behind any lady of your choice and point fingers shaped like a gun onto her back and say: “You are under arrest!”
Lady: For what?
You: “For stealing my heart.” ♥ ♥

2. Hi, my name is Chance, Do I have one? ♥

3. Are your legs tired?
Lady: Why?
You: Because you have been running through my mind all day!

Real Madrid's Nuri Sahin Set To Join Liverpool on Season-long loan

Real Madrid's Nuri Sahin to join Liverpool on season-long loan
Nuri Sahin
Nuri Sahin of Real Madrid is now set to join Liverpool FC after Liverpool had reached an agreement for the season-long loan  and also after Arsenal ended their interest.

The Reds offered to pay a larger proportion of the 23-year-old's £115,000 a week wages, swinging the deal in their favour.
Sahin, who has 31 caps for Turkey, will undergo a medical ahead of the match against Manchester City on Sunday.
Sahin had been expected to join Arsenal, having privately expressed a preference for the north London club. But the deal stalled when Real and Arsenal could not agree a £14m option to buy the player at the end of the loan.

Future Awards Holds Today in Port Harcourt

The 2012 edition of the annual Future Awards  will take place today in the garden city of Port Harcourt, Rivers State. 

Bankrolled by the River State government with support of Access Bank, the organisers will have a green carpet where an array of celebrities and government functionaries will hangout to take photographs before moving into the award venue.

GistNaija gathered that Nigeria youth who have excelled in different areas of human endeavour would win awards in different categories.This is the first time that the ceremony will go outside of Lagos. Blogger, Linda Ikeji, Gidi Traffic, Nigeria News Desk,Tonto Dike, Ini Edo are some of those who are on the nomination list. Governor Rotimi Amaechi and members of his cabinet in the oil rich Niger Delta state are expected to be at the colorful ceremony.

A statement by Mr. Adebola Williams,an executive director of the future project, this year, there will be a live streaming of the award on the ynaija video channel online. Ohima Atafo the head of the 2012 Future Award organizing commitee was quoted in the email message- “From the performances to the conversations, this is well- choreographed to showcase the best of our country. We look forward to seeing you!”

JTF Releases 27 Kidnapped Oil Workers in Akwa Ibom

Joint Task Force (JTF) has successfully carried out an operation that saved 27 oil workers from the kidnappers den in Bakassi local government area of Akwa Ibom State.
 The workers were kidnapped by Lactop Marine Force, a militant group operating the oil producing state.
The abducted oil workers work with Sinopec Oil servicing. Informations gathered by  shows that the rescue operation was carried out by JTF in collaboration with the eastern naval command based in Calabar, Cross River State. 28 of the workers were kidnapped but one of them ran away and still missing as at the time of the report.

Child Kidnapper Arrested In Lagos


An alleged female child kidnapper was arrested, Friday, at Ayawanle area, Alimosho Local Government Area of Lagos state.

The yet to be named woman who allegedly used biscuits and sweets to lure her victims has been taken to Isheri Police Station after rescuing five of her victims.

Parents beware!

3 Friends Found Dead In Emir Son's House


Tragedy struck in the Ringim Local government Area of Jigawa on Friday when three friends were  found dead in a room. 

The dead friends were identified as Ali Tajo, Mustapha Murtala and Nasiru Shehu

The three lived and died in a house, belonging to one of the sons of the Emir of Ringim, Alhaji Mahmoud Sayyadi. 
Malam Magaji Tambura, a bricklayer working at the house, said that he came to the scene at about 7 am. to pick tools that he had used to work the previous day. 

Gas Explosion Kills At Least 19 People at Venezuela’s Refinery

Image of the blast as provide by state media in Venezuela… Courtesy: AP
A gas leak caused an explosion that killed at least 19 people at Venezuela’s biggest oil refinery on Saturday and wounded more than 50 in the OPEC nation’s worst industrial accident in recent memory.
It was not immediately clear how the blast would affect operations at the 645,000-barrels-per-day (bpd) Amuay facility, which makes up two-thirds of the world’s second-largest refinery complex, nor for how long output might be affected.
State TV showed footage of smoke billowing from the refinery as dawn broke, and emergency workers were on the scene.

Popular and Award Winning Journalist, Deji Bademosi Quits Channels TV After Clash With John Momoh

Deji Bademosi
Multiple award winning TV journalist, and one of the nation’s most talented broadcast journalists, Deji Bademosi, has resigned his appointment with Channels Television over what sources described as “irreconcilable differences” with the Chairman of the station, John Momoh.

Mr. Bademosi, who was Head of the television’s Political Desk, tweeted on Friday that he had quit his position at the station.
“My time with Channels Television has now ended. Looking to new challenges,” Mr. Bademosi, a Mass Communication graduate from the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, tweeted on Friday evening.
Both Mr. Bademosi and CHANNELS are reluctant to speak on the resignation of a reporter  who won several laurels for self and station.