Wednesday, October 18, 2017

I Owe No Apology For Inviting Zuma, Erecting His Statue - Rochas Okorocha

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has accused the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, of not building the image of the state, as well as looting public treasury.

The accusation comes days after he unveiled a huge statue in honor of South African President, Jacob Zuma.

The decision has been widely criticized as endorsing the governance style of a president who is facing corruption charges in his country.

More so, the honour was done Mr. Zuma few days after another Nigerian, Jelili Omoyele, a 35-year-old, was killed in South Africa.

Niger Delta Militants Kidnap 4 British Nationals

Suspected militants have kidnapped four British nationals in southern Nigeria, police and community leaders said on Wednesday.

The four had been providing “free medical care and religious activities” in the Burutu area of Delta State, said Chief Theo Fakama, from the local Enukorowa community.

Fakama said locals were “saddened” by the kidnapping as the victims had “brought succor to residents of the community for the past three years.”

The spokesman for Delta state police, Andrew Aniamaka, confirmed the kidnapping. “The victims are of British nationality, two of whom are a couple, and have been rendering humanitarian services in the area for a while.

Toyin Abraham Shares MAJOR Throwback Photo

So major!!!

VP Osinbajo Has Sold His Soul To The Devil For A Pittance, FFK Blasts In New Tweet

The train has moved to the VP... Well, may be partially, you are sure he will soon call out the President again.

Trump's Words To Pregnant Widow Of Murdered US Soldier Is Heartbreaking!

Donald Trump told the pregnant widow of a US soldier killed in combat that her husband "knew what he signed up for" moments before she greeted his coffin.

Lance Sergeant David Johnson, 25, was among four elite special forces killed when their patrol was ambushed by Islamic militants in Niger.

The US President has been criticised for failing to speak about the incident, amid increasing reports that the mission was flawed.

Trump failed to meet Sgt Johnson's coffin when it first arrived back on American soil on Saturday and went golfing instead.

Jude Okoye Shares Lovely Photo Of His GIRLS

So lovely!

Billionaire Luxury Designer, Alexander Amosu Writes Struggling Youths

Billionaire luxury designer, Alexander Amosu  has taken to social media to share a throwback photo of him to inspire struggling youths. He actually says his message isn't for youths from wealthy backgrounds but those struggling... Alex who is already a billionaire wrote;

'Am sharing this with all the young people who lives on a council estate/house, constantly surrounded by negativity, poverty, violence, crime, gangs, drugs, racism and the daily struggles of life.You were born a rough diamond and you will shine brightly over time. I grew up on the streets, but didn't let the streets determine my future...Young, hungry and didn't give a .... Be #streetwise but #businesssmart#nosilverspoon #here. #seenitall #dontstop #youcandoit'

Photos From Ex-Beauty, Queen Sylvia Nduka's Birthday Dinner Over The Weekend

Ex- MBGN queen, Sylvia Nduka recently turned a year older and hosted friends to a dinner over the weekend. 4 photos from the dinner were shared online. Two more after the cut...

What Arsene Wenger Wrote To His 103-Year-Old 'Girlfriend' Revealed

A devoted football fan who has just celebrated her 103rd birthday received a card from her sporting "hero" - Arsenal FC manager Arsene Wenger .

Margaret Welby "adores" the 67-year-old Gunners boss to such an extent she even calls herself his 'girlfriend'.

At 36 years her junior, the famed Gunners boss made sure her already special occasion was especially memorable by sending her a signed photograph and birthday wishes.

Born in 1914, devoted Arsenal fan Margaret even has a photograph of Wenger on her bedroom wall - right alongside portraits of her beloved family members.

Malala Trolled For 'Wearing Skinny Jeans & Heels At Oxford University

Women's rights activist Malala Yousafzai has been trolled for 'wearing jeans and heeled boots' during her first week at Oxford University.

The Nobel laureate was criticised after she was seen in an unverified photo, published in Pakistan media, apparently swapping her shalwar kameeze for skinny jeans, ankle high boots and a bomber jacket.

The 20-year-old narrowly avoided death in 2012 after being shot by the Pakistani Taliban for her outspoken campaigning over girls' rights to an education.

Malala went on to win the Nobel Peace Prize for her global campaigning work and a place at the Russell Group university, where she is studying philosophy, politics and economics.

Mugabe's Wife Sues Trader Over $1.3m Diamond Ring

The wife of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has sued a Lebanese businessman for failing to deliver a US$1.35-million diamond ring she ordered for her wedding anniversary, state media reported on Wednesday.

"First lady Dr Grace Mugabe is suing fugitive businessman Mr Jamal Joseph Ahmed for US$1.23 million over a diamond ring deal that went sour last year," The Herald newspaper said.

"In breach of the agreement, Mr Ahmed failed to deliver the ring, triggering a legal wrangle."

Pictured! EFCC Arraigns Yahoo Boys In Ibadan

The Ibadan Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arraigned two suspected Internet fraudsters, aka Yahoo Boys Abdulwahab Abduljelil and Erinle Olalekan before Justice Maliki of the Federal High Court sitting in Ibadan, Oyo State.

They were nabbed at the operation base for offences bordering on possession of documents containing false pretence, as well as obtaining under false pretense and forgery.

After listening to the charges against them, the judge adjourned till 26th of October, 2017 for ruling on their bail applications and 30th of November for commencement of trial.

The court also ordered that the defendants be remanded in Prison pending the ruling on their bail.

Toke Makinwa Poses With N1.3m Gucci Bag

Talk about balling hard on all dem Gucci. The media personality is pictured here carrying a Gucci Lilith leather top handle bag worth $3,700 which is N1.3m.

Lovely Loved Up Photos Of Dija & Husband

 The mother of one shared the lovely pictures on IG . So sweet...

Beyonce Attends TIDAL's Annual Benefit Concert...

It's been just four months since Beyonce welcomed twins Sir and Rumi, and already, the A-list star is back to her pre-baby body.

Stepping out for the TIDAL X BROOKLYN charity concert in New York City on Tuesday night, the 36-year-old looked sultry in a slinky emerald green gown.

The dress featured a thigh-high split up one side and an opening across her bust. Shpointye also wore sparkly bronze -toe stilettos and carried a matching sparkly bronze clutch purse.

The Hold Up singer also wore long dangly earrings for the event, which was held at the Barclays Center.

People Now Travelling To Serbia For S3x With Animals

Tourists are now travelling to Serbia for sex at 'animal brothels', it has been claimed.

The capital Belgrade is said to be a hotspot for 'zoophiles' who enjoy sex with animals such as goats, sheep, donkeys, dogs, cats, geese and cows.

The eastern European city can be reached via a direct flight from London, but an animal rights group claims most groups come via organised 'bus tours'.

Online adverts offer animal sex from between 70 and 150 Euros (£60 to £135) with visitors paying an extra 50 Euros (£45) to film themselves, it is claimed.

Enugu Bishop Remanded In Prison For Fraud

A notorious free fraud syndicate in Enugu metropolis has been remanded in prison custody for various free fraud crimes and conspiracy. The notorious syndicate identified as Bishop Ginika Obi was remanded in prison on October 12, 2017 in Enugu on 82 count charges of conspiracy and advance free fraud.

In a statement issued by the Enugu state police image marker, Ebere Amaraizu, it said the suspect, alongside others now at large, have been defrauding people through an alleged church opened for the crime in the area.

Bishop was said to have defrauded many unsuspecting victims of huge sums of money using his church located at KM 111 along Enugu / Port Harcourt express road in Enugu south local government area of the state. Amaraizu, in his statement said, “Bishop Ginika Obi recently arrested by the Enugu state command was charged to court where he was remanded in prison based on the 82 count charges.

2019: I Have Nothing To Do With VP Posters- Wike

The governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has urged Nigerians to disregard posters displayed in parts of Abuja indicating his interest in the vice presidential position in 2019 race.

The governor, who described the action as the handwork of mischief makers, said his attention was drawn to it recently.

He made this call in a statement signed by his special assistant on electronic media, Simeon Nwakaudu, adding that the posters were from ”political mischief makers who seem to have forgotten that nobody runs for the office of the vice president.”

Buhari Remains The ONLY Person That Can Lead Nigeria- Governor Ortom

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue says President Muhammadu Buhari deserves to stand for re-election in 2019 because he remains the only credible person with capacity to deliver up to 2023.

The governor stated this when he fielded questions from State House correspondents after a closed door meeting with Mr. Buhari in the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Tuesday.

According to him, as of now, there is no credible person capable of taking Nigeria out of its current challenges apart from Mr. Buhari.

Gani Adams Will Never Bow To The Enemy, FFK Hails New Aare Ona Kakanfo

Former "Project Runway" Finalist Knight Is Dead

Former "Project Runway" finalist Mychael Knight has died. He died Tuesday morning in a Georgia hospital.

Knight died after recently checking into the hospital. He was been treatment for intestinal issues when he passed on around 7:30am. While it's still unclear what caused his death, a few months ago Mychael revealed he'd been battling IBS -- irritable bowl syndrome -- and made it clear it was wreaking havoc on his immune system.

Knight was famous in the fashion world after his successful run on season 3 of 'Runway' ... going on to launch his own lines of clothing and lingerie. He also once designed for Starbucks, and even created his own fragrance brand, MajK.

Blac Chyna Sues The Entire Kardashian Family

Blac Chyna is suing all of the Kardashian family, accusing them of damaging her brand and sabotaging her reality show with ex-fiancee Rob Kardashian.

The 29-year-old, who shares daughter Dream with Rob, claims the Kardashian clan has cost her a fortune after they interfered with the shooting of Rob & Chyna to the point E! pulled the plug.

She also alleges the nude photo scandal in July, when Rob, 30, went on a social media rampage against her, caused her 'significant damages' and also details the alleged verbal and physical abuse she suffered at the hands of Rob.

The lawsuit which People has obtained states: 'Rob Kardashian is an abuser intent on destroying Angela White, the mother of his baby, who left him in 2016.

Corps Member In Imo Shot Dead For Refusing To Let Go Of His Phone To Robbers

Tragedy struck in Owerri, the Imo State capital, on Monday after yet-to-be identified gunmen shot dead a serving corps member, Ekene Uwaoma.

This is just as a graduate of Electrical Engineering, University of Ilorin, Miss Taofeeqah Oloriegbe, died on Monday – five days to her convocation.

Punch Metro learnt that the Imo incident happened around 8.30pm at Ama-wire Junction, when the corps member and his friend, identified simply as MacDonald, were returning to their residence.

Uwaoma, 23, was a 2016 graduate of History and International Studies from the Imo State University, Owerri, and was undertaking his one year National Youths Service Corps programme in Ogun State.

56 Children Die From Cholera & Measles Outbreak In Borno, Kano State

About 56 children have died in the ongoing cholera and measles outbreak in Borno and Kano states.

While cholera is said to have killed 50 in Borno, measles is said to have claimed six lives in Kano.

Residents in the affected communities and stakeholders in the sector are calling on the state governments to quickly arrest the spread of the diseases.

Man Kills Wife In Akwa Ibom, Cuts Her Into Pieces In The Presence Of Their 3 Kids

A man, Mr. Sunday Akpan of Eda Street, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, has killed his wife, Mrs. Martha Akpan.

He was also said to have dumped her remains in a rubbish dump.

The Akwa Ibom Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Bala Elkana, made this known in a statement on Tuesday, adding that investigation revealed that the incident occurred on October 11.

He explained that Akpan had a misunderstanding with his wife, which led to a fight on the day.

What I Will Do As The New Aare Ona Kakanfo- Adams

The new Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Chief Gani Adams, on Tuesday, said he would use his new position to promote the Yoruba culture and fight the cause of the Yoruba race.

Describing himself as a fighter, Adams, who is the National Coordinator of the Oodua Peoples Congress, added that he would reach out to a former Lagos State Governor, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, and other Yoruba leaders. The OPC leader said this in Lagos while speaking with newsmen on Tuesday.

Adams stated that though he was not as wealthy as the immediate past holder of the title, the late Chief M. K. O. Abiola, whom he said he had a high regard for, he was ready to use his structure to advance the socio-cultural cause of the Yoruba.

Photos: Toolz Dazzles In White Kaftan

One more photo after the cut... So gorgeous!

Man, 82, Remanded For Defiling Teenager

A Lagos State Magistrate’s Court in Ikeja on Tuesday ordered the remand of an 82-year-old man, Ayoade Omobolaji, for allegedly defiling a 13-year -old girl

The octogenarian was arraigned before Magistrate Bola Osunsanmi on one count of unlawful sexual intercourse, which he pleaded not guilty to.

According to Simon Imhonum, the police prosecutor, Omobolaji, 82, committed the offence on September 25 on Amosu Street, Obadore, Igando, Lagos.

The charge read in part, “That you Ayoade Omobolaji, on September 25, 2017, on Amosu Street, Obadore, Igando, Lagos, did forcefully and unlawfully defile one girl, aged 13, by having sexual intercourse with her, thereby committing an offence punishable under Section 137 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2011.

Photos: Beauty queen, Ijeoma Okafor Is ENGAGED

Beauty queen, Ijeoma Okafor Maryann is engaged. She got engaged to her longtime pastor fiance, Julius Ekweozor, who is the General Overseer Of Charismatic Restoration City. Big congrats to them.

Man Arrested For Killing Prostitute In Delta

The Ughelli Police Area Command, has arrested a suspect simply identified as Efe for allegedly burying a prostitute he had spent the night with at his Ughelli apartment after she was said to have died mysteriously while they were together.

The suspect was reportedly arrested following security information from a concerned resident who saw the suspect burying the victim in the early hours of the night.

“He had solicited for the services of the girl from a brothel, where they had earlier engaged in high use of hard drugs and alcohol before taking her to his house for the night,” a staff at the hotel who simply gave his name as Victor stated.