Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Kendall Jenner Also Attends Kanye’s Concert

After her flurry of shows during the international Fashion Weeks she has some of the most famous legs in the business.

And Kendall Jenner ensured her best assets would be on full display as she headed to Kanye West's concert at the Forum in Inglewood, California on Tuesday.

Showing her support for her brother-in-law, the 20-year-old model donned a Yeezy hoodie and not much else as she joined her family at the gig.

Photos: Kim Kardashian Goes Make-Up Free For First Public Outing Stepping Out For Husband’s Concert

She's been lying low since she was robbed at gunpoint in Paris earlier this month. But Kim Kardashian made a rare public appearance last night as she stepped out to attend her husband Kayne West's concert in Inglewood, the Forum.

The 36-year-old reality star was a far cry from her usual self, however, shunning the limelight and trying to keep a low-profile by sneaking out of the back entrance with her entourage.

She was seen covering her face as her Mercedes sped off, with supportive partner Kanye sitting alongside her.

Ciara And Husband Expecting A Child

Ciara is now expecting a baby with new husband, Russell Wilson after tying the knots three months ago. The singer announced the happy news on Instagram while celebrating her 31st birthday on Tuesday. Ciara shared a photo which showed Russell tenderly rubbing her stomach as they nuzzled into each other. We say big congrats to them!

Kaffy Calls Out Davido For Dismissing Dancers Few Minutes To Show

Oh dear, Kaffy has called out Davido for having the guts to dismiss dancers who have been practicing for some time for him, just few minutes before his show at the 3thrones. A visibly angry Kaffy took to IG to record a video calling him a MF and also challenging other artistes to have a u-turn about not treating dancers’ right in the country. The video below and ofcus her words too… Never seen Kaffy this upset before.

Yomi Fabiyi Grants Request Of Fan Who Asked For A KISS

Oh he says, his fans are so important tohim, that he can’t turn them down. What if she had asked for sex? Yomi just nailed himself, you see what this guys do behind? Free everything, loool.

RED Managing Partner, Chude Jideonwo‎ Features On CNN's Passion To Portfolio

Chude Jideonwo, managing partner of RED is the personality featured on the latest edition of CNN business and enterprise programme, Passion to Portfolio.

The show spotlights inspiring profiles of people who dared to chase their dreams and turn their passions and hobbies into successful careers.

Other personalities who have been featured on the programme include Sabrina Lin, Hong Kong native and vice president of Cisco in China; Daymond John, co-founder of the global clothing label, FUBU; Roksanda Ilinčić, founder of one of the world's most in-demand fashion labels, Roksanda; and more. Big congrats to ours! Watch the video HERE

N2bn Cocaine In Container: Our Hands Are Clean -Nigerite

Multinational roofing firm, Nigerite has expressed readiness to cooperate fully with the Nigeria Police Force and the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, in their investigation into the suspected cocaine worth N2 billion found in one of the containers it used to ship in raw materials from New Zealand.

A statement by its Marketing Research and Communications Manager, Victor Jolaoso, however dissociated the company from the cocaine importation. He also called for restraint to allow security agencies do their job.

Another Nominee Of President Buhari Turns Down Offer

There was mild drama yesterday in the Senate as another nominee of President Muhammadu Buhari, Professor Akintunde Akinwande, failed to turn up for screening as Chairman, Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC.

This came barely 48 hours after minister and deputy governor of Plateau State, Mrs. Pauline Tallen, turned down her ambassadorial nomination for lack of consultation.

Professor Akinwande also refused to furnish the Senate Committee on Power, Steel Development and Metallurgy, headed by Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, PDP, Abia South, with his date of birth, qualifications, specialization, post-graduate experience and National Youth Service Corps, NYSC.

Update On Bala Mohammed, Abati In EFCC’s Custody

Former Federal Capital Territory Minister, Bala Mohammed, and the ex-Presidential Spokesman, Reuben Abati, have been united in the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, and are likely to spend more time there until further notice, Vanguard reports.

This indication emerged last night when competent officials of the anti-graft agency snubbed suggestions for their immediate release, arguing that they were not yet through with investigation into their alleged criminal offences.

The development came as EFCC served former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, with fresh charges over new evidence that he received the sum of N26 million from the embattled former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki, for undisclosed reasons when he served as the Spokesman for the Goodluck Jonathan Presidential Campaign Organisation.

New Benue LG Boss Remanded For Alleged Murder

About two weeks after being sworn in as the Sole Administrator of Buruku Local Government Area of Benue State, Mr. David Yiman, has been remanded in prison by a Makurdi Chief Magistrate’s Court for alleged involvement in the murder of one Dr. Wilfred Tondo, a lecturer at the University of Mkar, Gboko.

The suspect was arraigned yesterday, alongside Kosuvenyi Kungwa and Emmanuel Nyajo, for criminal conspiracy and culpable homicide punishable under Sections 97 and 222 of the Penal Code.

In the First Information Report, filed before the court, “the Divisional Police Officer, ‘B’ Division, Gboko Local Government Area, received information that on August 11, at about 5a.m., some gunmen numbering about three broke into the official residence of Mr. Aondosoo Tondo, aged 50, a lecturer in the Department of Political Science, University of Mkar.

Pictured! Teacher Succumbs 12-Year Old Student To Blow Job

A teacher, Enilolobo Olamilekan, has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting one of his students at Abogunloko area in Ikotun, Lagos.  Olamilekan, who hails from Lagos State, admitted to have lured the girl to his parent’s apartment at 17 Ayodele Shitta Street, where he took advantage of the 12-year-old Junior Secondary School 2 student.

Parading the suspect before journalists at her Oduduwa office, Ikeja yesterday, Lagos State Police image maker, Dolapo Badmus, explained that the suspect was apprehended by the school’s management after her mother lodged a complaint. However, Olamilekan explained that he did not have carnal knowledge of the girl. Rather, he said he only put his manhood into her mouth.

According to him, “I teach them Business Studies, while I take some of the students on extra lesson after school hours. Her mother requested for a private lesson for her daughter and I told the mother to get her writing materials last Tuesday.

Pictured! 20-Year Old Beheads Woman In Other Not To ‘Run Mad’

A 20-year-old man identified as Emmanuel Effiong has said he beheaded a woman at the Aba park on the instructions of a mad woman, who allegedly advised him to throw a human head into a river or he would go mad.

“I gave a mad woman money one day in Aba and she told me to look for a skull or human head and throw inside a river or I will go mad.

“One morning, when I saw a lifeless body in front of the park, I decided to cut off the dead woman’s head for the exercise. I threw the head into the Aba River to remain a normal person,” he said.

Effiong made the confession while in the custody of the police. He had been arrested by police operatives in Aba, Abia State in connection with a threat to kidnap and kill one Ikechukwu Udogu.

Family Narrates How Policemen Allegedly Shot Their Son, Cut Another With Cutlass (Photo)

An 18-year-old admission seeker, Samuel Omojuwa, is in a critical condition at the National Orthopaedic Hospital, Igbobi, after he was allegedly shot by  one of the  policemen attached to the Ketu Police Division, Lagos State.

Punch Metro learnt that Samuel’s elder brother, David, a businessman, was also attacked with a cutlass by another member of the three-man police team on Omojuwa Street on Sunday.

One of the policemen was identified simply as Inspector Gboyega.

However, the police spokesperson, Dolapo Badmos, denied that the policemen shot Samuel and attacked David with a cutlass, saying the police were not farmers.

Child Traffickers Arrested After Children Blew The Whistle

A couple, Mujidat Wahab and Ayobami Wahab, and two other women have been arrested by the Ondo State Police Command for alleged child trafficking in Ondo town, Ondo State.

The Divisional Police Officer in charge of the Funbi-Fagun Police Division, Mr. Olu-Ojo Ogunmoyole, said the suspects who specialised in street begging business were indigenes of Ibadan, Oyo State.

He said they were arrested with five underage children, who were between ages eight and 10, in various locations in the community after complaints by residents of the town.

 “The suspects always pretended to be blind and went about with the young boys to beg for alms on a daily basis,” he added.

Unrepentant Grandpa Arrested For Producing Fake Dollars In Lagos (Photo)

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a 60-year-old man, Highsent Nwogu, for allegedly producing dollars worth N3m and defrauding residents of the Ogba area.

Nwogu, a father of five children and grandfather of three, told Punch Metro that he ventured into the “washing” of fake dollars to make ends meet.

Punch learnt that Nwogu, who hails from the Umuahia-South Local Government Area of Abia State, used a rented apartment on Abimbola Street, College Road, Ogba, for illegal production of the dollars.

Brazil’s Carlos Alberto Dies Aged 72

Former Brazil captain Carlos Alberto has died, aged 72 from a heart attack. Alberto was the skipper of Brazil's 1970 World Cup winning side and netted the iconic fourth goal in the final against Italy.

Lauded as one of the best defenders of all time, Alberto won 53 caps for his national team, scoring eight goals in the process as he established himself as a key player in what is considered one of the greatest international sides to ever play the game. May his soul RIP.

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Kessington Adebutu Urges Nigerian Youth To Be Patient

Kessington Adebutu, popularly known as “Baba Ijebu’’, owner of the multi-million Naira lotto business- Premier Lotto- today, advised youth to be patient in their quest for success.

Mr. Adebutu gave the advice while receiving an award from the Radio, Television, Theatre and Arts Workers’ Union of Nigeria (RATTAWU) for his contributions to the Nigerian media industry at his Ikoyi residence in Lagos.

The octogenarian, who turned 81 on Monday, also said that philanthropy was his way of showing appreciation to God and humanity.

Senate Wants Toll Gates Re-Introduced

The question is will the money they collect from road users be used for the maintenance and not a certain group pocketing it? Biko please they should let Nigerians be. 

The Senate on Tuesday passed a resolution, backing reintroduction of toll gate policy on Nigeria’s federal highways.

Following a motion by Suleiman Nazif (APC-Bauchi), the Senate resolved to collaborate with other relevant bodies to study the toll gate policy and find “effective and efficient ways to carry out the policy in order to generate more funds for roads maintenance.”

While arguing for reintroduction of toll gates, Mr. Nazif noted the deplorable state of Nigerian roads which he said could be addressed with revenue generated from collection of toll.

Every Public Official Is Under Investigation – Magu

Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has said that every government official is under investigation without  them knowing about it.

Magu who spoke in Kaduna on Tuesday said the bane of the fight against corruption in the recent past was lack of political will.

With the political will demonstrated by President Muhammadu Buhari and his Vice, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, Magu said Nigeria will soon win the battle against corruption.

Magu said that President Muhammadu Buhari gave the Commission additional mandate to investigate every Nigerian in government, irrespective of party affiliation in order to win the war against corruption.

One Of The Kidnappers Who Abducted Ogun Pupil Nabbed

A suspected kidnapper of a four-year-old schoolboy has been arrested by policemen in Ogun State.
Wale Ogunbadejo was arrested last Friday for kidnapping Attairu Amisu, a pupil of Abdul Rahman Academy Sabo, Obalende Ijebu-Ode, at the school premises.

The kidnappers had gone to the school pretending to be a relative sent by his parents to pick him up. It was gathered that the school authorities handed over the boy to the purported relative, only for the child’s mother to come minutes later for the child.

Having successfully kidnapped the minor, the criminals, it was learnt, contacted his family and demanded N5million ransom.

Video: When Dino Melaye Danced Praising God

We guess this is before the drama with the mother of his children and the baby drama with Bisi Ibidapo Obe. We all deserve a second chance. Good to see him giving it all back to God. The video after the cut.

Ambode Rolls Out N500m For Disables

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday inaugurated the Governing Board of the Lagos State Office for Disability Affairs, LASODA, to manage the N500 million Disability Trust Fund, DTF, expressing optimism that it would aid people living with disabilities in the state to realize their dreams and live more comfortable lives.

Ambode, who spoke at the Lagos House, Alausa, in Ikeja, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria while inaugurating the Board, said it was in fulfillment of his administration’s promise to ensure that the affairs of people living with disabilities was managed by people passionate enough to show that there is ability in disability.

25-Year Old Sentenced To Death In Kaduna For Murder

A Kaduna High Court sitting at Dogarawa, Zaria, on Tuesday, sentenced a 25-year-old man, Hassan Adamu, to death by hanging for homicide.

The judge, Justice Kabir Dabo, who convicted Adamu after he pleaded guilty, discharged and acquitted, Abubakar Adamu, the second accused based on insufficient evidence.

Dabo said after listening to submission, deliberations and witnesses from both sides, the court hereby sentenced first accused to death by hanging under Section 221 of Penal Code of Northern Nigeria.

Video: Football Player Given Yellow Card For Twerking During Goal Celebration

Former Middlesbrough striker Kei Kamara celebrated scoring for MLS side New England Revolution at the weekend by twerking, but got a yellow card afterwards.

The 32-year-old netted the third in New England’s comfortable 3-0 victory over Montreal Impact and decided to give the fans something to enjoy.

Kamara’s slightly ill-advised celebration saw him twerk – a popular dance move made famous by the likes of Miley Cyrus, Rihanna and Beyonce – which involved Kamara squatting and trusting his hips.

It was something that referee Hilario Grajeda took offence to, and decided to issue a yellow card to Kamara for his efforts.

Photo: Lagos Arrests 8 Prostitutes In Gen. Azazi’s House

The Lagos State Government has arrested eight suspected prostitutes and three men in the house of late National Security Adviser, Gen. Andrew Owoye Azazi in Ikoyi area of Lagos, Southwest Nigeria.

The arrest was part of the Lagos State Government’s clean up exercise in Ikoyi and Victoria Island which have been overtaken by illegal and abandoned structures.

Officials of the Lagos State Taskforce on Environmental and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit and the police from Ikoyi Police Station stormed Azazi’s abandoned house at 5 Club Road, Ikoyi and arrested eight suspected prostitutes plying their trade in the area, along with three other men.