Saturday, October 20, 2018

Nigerian Lady Dies Six Months After Her Wedding During Childbirth [Photo]

A Nigerian lady identified as Ifot Lovemary, has died during childbirth. Her sister in law, Favour Ifot who is mourning her death took to Facebook to say she died yesterday, October 19th, exactly 6 months after her wedding. She wrote;

''On the 19th of April 2018, we all gathered in love celebrating your marriage with our brother, you symbolizes peace and love but today being the 19th of October 2018, we are filled with tears knowing that you left us alone to be in the mortuary with our baby….. Lovemary where are you? This was not our plans?? We wish we can wake up from this dream…you left my brother alone, you left your family alone you left us alone….death why her? Today supposed to be your six months wedding anniversary why are you alone? Death why??? I can’t stop crying..Rest in peace my dearest''

I Regret I Ended Up Co-Parenting- Teebillz

Teebillz has said he regrets he ended up co-parenting! He stated this on his instagram page saying he had in the past challenged his parents in his quiet time over the same issue and today he finds himself in the same position. While posting photos of his children on the platform, he wrote;

''I used to challenge my parents on my quiet time.... Now I'm embarrassed to tell them, I ended up as a co-parent... Deep Thought! Y’all will never go through the same! God’s willing and his Grace will be sufficient for all my needs to take care of you all ??#TruthToSelf ???????????

Nnamdi Kanu Called Me- Femi Fani-Kayode

Former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has said the newly re-surfaced Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra has called him.

He made the revelation on twitter saying;

''I just received a call from my brother Nnamdi Kanu. I am delighted that he is alive and well. I commend his strength and courage even as I marvel at the loyalty, resilience, and commitment of his lawyer Ifeanyi Ejiofor and IPOB. We have agreed to work together to VOTE Buhari out.''

Why My Past Marriages Failed – Akin Lewis

Akin Lewis is a household name in the make-belief industry in Nigeria, having made some monumental impact since he started out in the ‘70s.

Till date, every producer and director strive to get him on set due to the sterling professionalism he brings to play. But then, the soft-spoken actor in this interview with the Sun, made some eye-opening and breath-taking confessions, not hiding his feelings one bit.

You are over 60 years old now. How would you say the road has been for you in your career?

In one word, it has been awesome and that really encompasses mountain top experiences, valley low experiences and all of that. Having spent as long as I have, things have really happened, and that is why I said ‘awesome’.

Canada Almost Runs Out Of Weed Two Days After Marijuana Was Legalised

After just two days Canada has already started running out of weed with police being called to help at some stores.

There were long queues and reports of shortages across different parts of the country with some being unable to buy cannabis. After waiting seven hours in line at a store in downtown Montreal on Wednesday, a man who only gave his name as Alexandre, 30, said he was turned away at closing at 9pm. Police stepped in to disperse the crowd, without incident.

Other people have been shocked by the relatively high prices ranging from Can$5.25 (£3.09) per gram in Quebec to $18.99 (£11.16) per gram in Saskatchewan. Before it was legalised the average price per gram was $6.79 (£3.99).

Two Ex-Nigerian Airways Workers Die On Queue

Inadequate verification forms from the Ministry of Finance, Presidential Initiative on Continuous Audit (PICA) department has stalled the on-going verification and data capturing exercise of former workers of defunct national carrier, Nigeria Airways. 

The exercise is holding at the Sky Catering Services at the Murtala Mohammed Airport (MMA), Lagos and sources told Saturday Sun that two retirees who had slumped while on the queue to get their documents verified were later pronounced dead after being rushed to hospital.

On Monday, officials of PICA had said that at least 500 retirees would be verified and captured daily for final disbursement of their entitlement, but five days after the commencement of the exercise, out of the 3,000 slated for the exercise, only 400 had been verified and gone through the data capturing.

Kanu To Make Live Radio Broadcast Tomorrow

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB has said its leader who appeared in Jerusalem in Israel on Friday for prayers will make a life radio broadcast in Radio Biafra on Sunday.

IPOB in a statement by its Media and Publicity Secretary Comrade Emma Powerful, said its leader during the life broadcast will tell Biafrans, friends of Biafra and the world at large on his whereabout over a year now and what transpired on 14th of September, 2017, the day the Nigeria military invaded his father’s compound during operation python dance 2 and why he decided to talk.

No Actor Has Ever Caught My Fancy, Fast Rising Actress Adebukola Salawu Boasts

Young and passionate actress cum producer, Adebukola Salawu is currently making waves as one of the fast-rising actresses writing her name in gold.

With three movies to her name already, Adebukola, a graduate of Banking and Finance believes that making her movies gives her an edge over many of her contemporaries and puts her in an enviable position in the industry.

Relishing the experience of being an actress, Adebukola disclosed that waking up to do what one is passionate about makes it very interesting for her.

She disclosed that no actor in the Yoruba movie industry has ever caught her fancy, adding that “I don’t see any of the actors in the industry that I can date. I have never dated any of them and it will never happen. I am not against those who date them but for me, it is an aberration,” she stated.

Finally! Shehu Sani Quits APC...

Shehu Sani, a senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District has resigned his membership of the All Progressives Congress.

The Senator in a letter addressed to the chairman of APC, Adams Oshiomhole, did not give reasons for his action. The letter reads, ” I present to you highest compliments and wish by this communication to formally offer to you my resignation from the All Progressives Congress (APC).

“I had joined the APC and remained with it against all odds with the belief that it will constitute a veritable platform for the realization of those democratic ideals which I hold very dear, that honour and integrity will be the ultimate ethos of the party and, most importantly, that internal party democracy will always be the norm.  However, only posterity can affirm the extent to which the APC has committed to and reflected these values.

Nollywood Loses Prominent Filmmaker, Ekejimbe

A prominent Nollywood figure, Chris Ekejimbe is dead. Ekejimbe, a filmmaker and owner of 4Screams Production Company was a board member of the Association of Nollywood Core Producers (ANCOPS) and founder of notable Nollywood social media group, Film4Life.

News of his demise was broken to members of the group by founding president of ANCOPS, Mr. Alex Eyengho early Saturday.

“Folks! Sad day for Nollywood! Chris Ekejimbe just passed on a few moments ago at LUTH. Lord have mercy. I just spoke with the wife!” Eyengho stated.

Video Clip: Kano Assembly Summons Editor

The Committee set up by the Kano State House of Assembly to investigate the authenticity of a video clip allegedly showing Governor Abdullahi Ganduje receiving bribe, has summoned the Editor-in-Chief of Daily Nigerian,Malam Ja’afar Ja’afar, to appear before it.

Daily Nigerian is an online newspaper that published the controversial video clip.

The comiittee’s Secretary, Mujtafa Aminu, told  the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano yesterday that the committee had in a letter dated Oct. 19, 2018 requested Ja’afar to appear before the committee on Thursday, Oct. 26 at the Assembly’s Complex.

EFCC Moves Fayose To Lagos For Trial

Former Ekiti Governor Ayodele Fayose’s trial will most likely begin at a Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday, according to reports.

Ahead of the trial, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is expected to move Fayose from Abuja to Lagos this weekend.

According to The Nation, the EFCC confirmed Friday that Fayose has been served charges and trial notice. The ex-governor is facing trial in connection with N1.299 billion and $5.3 million allegedly allocated to him by the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA) from N4.65 billion slush fund allegedly shared by ONSA.

Couple Dubbed 'Fred & Rose West' Jailed For 36 Years For R-ping Three Girls

A twisted married couple dubbed the 'Fred and Rose West' of their town have been locked up for r-ping three "vulnerable" teenage girls.

Peter Griffiths, 65, will spend 21 years behind bars, while wife Avril, 61, was handed a 15-year sentence by a judge today.

The pair, from Barry, south Wales, abused the young women in a number of locations, including on a boat and in an 'A-Team van'.

One victim said during their trial: "Everyone hated them. They were the Fred and Rose West of the town people would avoid them."

Saudi Arabia ADMITS Jamal Khashoggi Is Dead

Saudi Arabia has finally admitted that journalist Jamal Khashoggi is dead after offering various explanations for his disappearance more than two weeks ago.

The country has carried out its own investigation into what happened to the 59-year-old at its own consulate in Istanbul, Turkey and claimed Friday evening he died following an altercation on October 2.

This is the latest claim made by the kingdom, which earlier said Khashoggi had left the consulate alive and well.

And President Donald Trump has said he believes the explanation for the journalist's death is credible, despite previous reports torturers severed the journalist's fingers during an interrogation and later beheaded and dismembered him.

Dasuki Laundered N2.1bn, Not Me, Raymond Dokpesi Tells court

A media mogul, Chief Raymond Dokpesi, and his Daar Investment and Holdings Company Limited, told the Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday that they were not the launderers of the N2.1bn as alleged in their ongoing trial, but the former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.), who paid the funds to them in 2015.

They spoke through their lawyer, Chief Kanu Agabi (SAN), while arguing their no-case submission which they filed after the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission closed the case against them with the 14th prosecution witness on May 28, 2018.

The EFCC had charged Dokpesi and Daar Investment with money laundering and procurement fraud involving the sum of N2.1bn which they allegedly received from the Office of the National Security Adviser between January and March 2015.

Photos Of Ebuka & Shagari's Grandson Making Waves On The Internet

Lol, they shared the photos online and girls have been left 'breathless'! Lol, we don;t know about Usman Shagari, do you all remember Ebuka is married? Lol, smh!

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I Get Shy In Bed- Kim Kardashian

Kim Kardashian has revealed she's 'insecure and shy' in the bedroom.

Talking to Richardson Magazine for its 20th anniversary cover story, the 37-year-old reality star acknowledged how her wild and s-xual public persona differs from the one at home.

'I'm actually uncomfortable when I talk about s-x,' she tells the erotica publication, 'But I’m vain like that. I can go on a set and be fully n-ked in front of 50 people doing a shoot, but if I’m one-on-one, intimate in bed, I’m, like, shy and insecure.

'I definitely have two different personalities like that. But I think motherhood has actually made me more confident about being publicly s-xy.'

Meghan Markle Admits Ditching Social Media Made Her Feel Free

As one of the most famous and most photographed women on the planet, the Duchess of Sussex is certainly used to being the centre of attention and having the world's eyes locked on her every move.

But while Meghan seems to have taken the intense demands of royal life in her stride, the former actress revealed that it was a different kind of pressure that she suffered from keenly before her romance with Harry blossomed.

The 37-year-old disclosed that she now feels 'free' after closing down her social media accounts and lifestyle blog as she spoke out on the dangers of seeking validation online.

Wanting Some More! Floyd Mayweather Drops $2K On Lottery Tickets

Papiiii! Boxer Floyd Mayweather may be the richest athlete in the world, but that's not stopping him from trying to win the $1 billion Mega Millions lottery jackpot.

Mayweather, 41, was spotted leaving a 76 gas station in Beverly Hills, where he bought $2,000 worth of lottery tickets.

Mayweather's net worth estimated between $700 million and $1 billion, according to Investopedia, but Floyd is clearly hoping to tack on even more.

Mayweather was spotted wearing a plain white T-shirt, camoflauge pants and tan boots while heading out to the store with his bodyguard.

Ghen Ghen! Amosun Releases Statement, Says I Won't Hand Over To APC's Choice, But Akinlade

Despite the fact that the National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress has submitted the name of oil mogul, Dapo Abiodun, as the Ogun State governorship candidate, the state governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, on Friday insisted on handing over to his choice candidate,  Adekunle Akinlade.

This was contained in a statement released on his behalf by the state Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Otunba Adedayo Adeneye.

The governor, however, restated his commitment to supporting President Muhammadu Buhari and his party in next year’s elections.

Unbelievable PHOTOS Of A Dilapidated But Moving Truck In Lagos

Mehn, you have NEVER seen a thing like this before. I am not exaggerating, you have NEVER seen one before. Even a Danfo is better. Shockingly, the truck still MOVES!

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I’m Glad I Didn’t Remarry, Iya Rainbow Remembers Her Past At 76

Idowu Philips, popularly known as Iya Rainbow recently clocked 76; it is worthy of note that the veteran actress has aged gracefully. In a chat with Saturday Beats, the thespian called on the government to put in more efforts at combating the deadly cankerworm called piracy eating up the industry.

The veteran also advised the upcoming actors and actresses in the industry to live in harmony and stay focused on their career and ambition.

“People in the industry should love themselves and be faithful to their colleagues; they should not live a fake life. The youths of this generation think we are stupid but we are not; there are some things I overlook on set just because of the passion I have for my career. I respect both the old and the young in the industry because of my goal.