Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Zack Orji, Majid Michel Honoured at Planet Africa Awards


Veteran actor Zack Orji and popular Ghanaian actor Majid Michel were recently honored at the 9th Annual Diversity and Planet Africa Awards.

The event was held at the Roy Thomson hall in Toronto, and was co-hosted by international recording artiste Kardinal Offishall.
Veteran actor Zack Orji received the award for the Planet African Entertainment while Majid Michel received the Rising Star Award.
Attending the events where celebrities such as Selwyn Richards, Jay Martin amongst others.
There was a tribute performance to the late Whitney Houston by Patrica Shirley, other high light of the event include: groovy showcase by Ghana high-life duo Ruff N’ Smooth and an after party hosted by Sam Sarpong.

BREAKING NEWS: Akwa Ibom Deputy Governor Resigns (His resignation letter included)

Deputy Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Nsima Ekere
Deputy Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Nsima Ekere
 The Deputy Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Nsima Ekere, has on Wednesday (today) resigned from office on personal grounds.

A statement signed by his Press Secretary, Inemesit Ita, said Ekere thanked the governor and the people of the state for the opportunity given him to serve the state in the last 17 months.
“Mr. Ekere wished the governor and the people well in the remaining years of the administration, “ the statement added.
                          LETTER OF RESIGNATION

                    Resignation letter

Well as time goes on, Am sure the real reason for his resignation will emerge. Remember that of Prof Barth Nnaji, former Power Minister? No Smoke Without Fire.

3 alleged sponsor of Boko Haram Under Watch, Investigation – IG

                          Boko Haram

The Inspector General of Police, Mr Abubakar Mohammed, said on Wednesday in Abuja that the three people alleged to be sponsoring Boko Haram were under watch and investigation.
They are former Gov. Ali Modu Sheriff of Borno, Sen. Ahmed Zanna, and Sen. Ali Ndume.
Mohammed disclosed this while fielding questions from newsmen shortly after declaring open a conference of sectional police heads – zonal and state Criminal Investigative Departments (CIDs).
He pleaded with the public to cooperate with the police, saying that they should not hesitate to come forward with information that could help the police to prosecute the three men.
“We cannot take anybody to court without ample evidence. Investigators need evidence to pursue their cases. So we need assistance. (NAN)

PHOTOS: The Williams Sisters Visit Governor Fashola


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Popular Ghana Actor, Eddy Nartey Stabbed By His Nigerian Igbo Girlfriend

Peacefmonline is reliably informed that Ghanaian actor Eddy Nartey has being allegedly stabbed by his girlfriend at his residence in Accra.

According to a close source Eddy Nartey who was present with the said girlfriend at the premiere of the his new movie “Testing the Waters” at Silver bird cinema on Friday October 27, 2012, had some misunderstanding with his lover during the premiere so as a result they both left the cinema to separate homes.

17-Year-Old Student Kidnap, Sexually Assault And Murders 10-Year-Old Girl


A 17-year-old student was formally charged Tuesday with the kidnapping, sexual assault and murder of 10-year-old Jessica Ridgeway, whose body parts were found at a park in a Denver suburb earlier this month.

Austin Reed Sigg, a student at Arapahoe Community College, was also charged with attempting to kidnap, sexually assault and murder a female jogger last May.

The charges were outlined in a 17-count accusation filed by Jefferson County, Colorado, District Attorney Pam Russell Tuesday.

DELSU Chief Accountant Arrested for N21m Fraud

Men of the Delta State police command have arrested a Chief Accountant attached to the Delta State University (DELSU) Abraka and another staff of the Bursary department for allegedly defrauding the university of over N21 million, even as four fake licensing officers who specialize in issuing fake licences to unsuspecting motorists were picked up at the premises of the State Licensing office in Asaba.
The command’s spokesman, Mr. Charles Muka confirmed the two incidents saying that the chief accountant of the university and another staff of the bursary department were arrested “for defrauding DELSU of over N21 million”.

Cossy Orjiakor Opens Playgirl Mansion, Reveals Date for Release of Her Album


Step aside, famous Playboy Mansion. We now have our own ‘Playgirl Mansion’, courtesy of Cossy Orjiakor. 
Just recently, the controversial Nollywood actress, reportedly acquired 12 plots of land at Kuchiako Kuje in Abuja for ‘commercial use’.
But one of her properties in Lekki, has been converted to Playgirl Mansion. Orjiakor posted pictures of the house, which has her name written between two Playboy logos.
She then tweeted: “Play girl mansion is now open. Pls send the left over rams …A pretty big boobs chef will make a delicacy out of em.”
Cossy also revealed her music album will be ready in December and she is planning big for it.
“My Album launch is Dec,15, Venue the sea..Prest Boat Cruise.. life band …buffet..and lots of take home gifts. 1st class affair,” she wrote.


Lionel Messi Reveals Players That Will Get His Ballon d’Or votes


Barcelona’s mercurial forward, Lionel Messi, has revealed that he will vote for two of his team mates, when it is time to cast votes for the winner of the next Ballon d’Or.
“I do not know who is on the shortlist. I will vote for Xavi, Andres [Iniesta] and definitely one of my countrymen.
“I think it could be [Iker] Casillas’ Ballon d’Or, he is one of the best goalkeepers in the world, and also Cristiano [Ronaldo].
“When something happens, the press look to compare us. We are rivals on the field, nothing more. They look around ourselves to compete. It’s tiring me a bit.”

Nollywood Actress, Adaora Ukoh Gets Married Secretly


While her colleagues in Nollywood like Stephanie Okereke, Ini Edo, Mercy Johnson and Chidi Mokeme, decided to stage big weddings from start to finish, Adaora Ukoh, has chosen to get married secretly to her hearthrob, Mavin.
According to Linda Ikeji, “Popular Nollywood actress Adaora Ukoh is married and this is authoritative. Adaora secretly married her man, Marvin, on Sunday September 30th 2012.
“Marvin visited Adaora’s family and paid her bride price in a small traditional ceremony. The couple met seven months ago and are planning the big wedding early next year.”
A few months ago, several blogs reported that Adaora, had been dumped by a younger lover. But it now appears the plus-sized actress and entrepreneur, has finally found love and is heading to the altar.

Ajimobi’s Wife Denies Money Laundering Arrest In London


Wife of Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State, Florence, has denied reports of her arrest by the Metropolitan Police in London.

Speaking with journalists in a telephone interview on Tuesday, the governor’s wife described the news of her arrest as the handiwork of the opposition trying to discredit the Ajimobi-led administration in the state.

Photo: Hottest Woman On The Planet Says No Babies Yet, Wants Eggs Tied

Coco and Husband, Ice-T
Ice TT and Coco
 American actress and reality TV star, Nicole Natalie Marrow (nee Austin) popularly known as Coco has revealed what may be a major plot point of this season of “Ice Loves Coco,” saying she is thinking about preserving her eggs for the future.

Coco who is married to rapper-actor Ice-T told Fox News: “Do I really say screw it, let’s have a baby right now and then put everything on hold? No, I still feel like I’m young. Let’s do everything I want to do and then have the baby.”

Coco is 33 and happy with Ice-T who she’s been married to since December 31, 2001, but she just isn’t ready to settle down and have a family.
On February 29, 2012, ESPNRadio 1000 in Chicago rated Coco the hottest woman on the planet. Maybe she thinks making babies would change that.

Celebrity Birthday: Happy Birthday Iyanya


Today, Wednesday, October 31 is another year of celebration for Iyanya as he turns a year older. The Kukere crooner will be having his birthday party tonight, 10pm at The Place By Papas, Admiralty Way, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos.

Happy Birthday!

Gov. Suntai Ignored Hired Pilot’s Warning —report


According to reports, the hired pilot had earlier warned the governor against flying to the airport when it was obvious that they could not meet with the visual flight mandatory for that type of aircraft which is not in the instrument flight category.

It was learnt that this advice was allegedly jettisoned by Governor Suntai who was said to have immediately taken over the cockpit and embarked on the ill-fated journey with the said pilot refusing to join the flight because of the obvious risk.