Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Photos: Rihanna Caught On Camera Kissing Mystery Man As They Vacate In Spain

It's been a while since she's been romantically linked to anyone. But Rihanna's love life certainly seems to be heating up as the songstress put on a sexy display with a mystery man while on vacation in Spain this week.

The 29-year-old singer, who dated longtime pal Drake briefly in 2016, got hot and heavy in a pool with the handsome gent.

Riri wore a mocha colored bandeau bikini and gold chain around her neck for the sexy pool time.
She left her hair loose in natural curls and didn't mind getting her tresses wet as she dipped under the water with her lover.

Ex- Hearts Striker Stephane Paille Tragically Dies On His Birthday

Former Hearts striker Stephane Paille died yesterday, on his 52nd birthday, after a losing his battle with illness.

Paille, who won eight international caps for France, ended  his playing career 20 years ago at Tynecastle before going on to coach. May his soul rest in peace.

‘Stolen’ Photo, Harrysong’s Alterplate Records Reacts

Harrysong Alterplate record label has reacted to the ‘stolen’ photo the singer posted on his instagram page making Nigerians believe the photos were that of his new born twins, while it was actually stolen from a website. Now they are apologizing and explaining how it all happened. The statement;

My attention has been drawn to a campaign of calumny by naysayers, concerning Harrysong's twins lately. We at AlterPlate will never toy with the emotion of our numerous loyal fans, hence the need to address the issue.

The news broke on Saturday June 24, 2017 while Harrysong and the entire team were on the set of a video shoot with Emarshall at Maryland.

After the shoot we left for a show at the Civic center same day; as a matter of fact, the last few weeks have been extremely busy for the Alterplate  team all in a bid to give our fans the best.

Herdsmen Kill 64-Year Old Father Of 7 In Ondo, Village Erupts In Street Protest

Suspected herdsmen have hacked to death, at a settlement in Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo State, a 64-year-old man, Linus Ogehee.

Ogehee, a farmer from Ebonyi State, was found dead by his wife on Sunday with deep cuts and bullet wounds inflicted by herdsmen suspected to be Fulani.

The gruesome death triggered protests as angry villagers and youths, including school children, came out to express their outrage at the murder of the poor farmer.

They demanded an immediate investigation, and the arrest of the culprits responsible for the cold-blooded murder, which took place in Oleyo, in Igbatoro area.

RIVERS Not Part Of Biafra, Wike Differentiates

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has stressed that Nigeria must remain an indivisible and united nation, saying the government and people of Rivers will not be part of the agitation to break up the country.

Speaking Tuesday at the Sultan's palace in Sokoto when he led a high-powered delegation of traditional rulers and leaders of thought from Rivers on a Sallah visit, Wike noted that every nation in the world has its peculiar challenges.

The governor affirmed that the onus on the leaders of Nigeria is to find lasting solutions to the various challenges confronting the nation, stressing that there are better ways to solve the agitations and problems facing Nigeria, rather than seeking a break-up.

25-Year Old Murders Employer, 68, After She Turns Down His Love Proposal

A domestic worker from Gweru, Zimbabwe has been arrested for allegedly killing and subsequently burning the body of his 68-year-old employer after she turned down his love proposal.

Emmanuel Sibanda (25) of Plot 50 Ruby Farm yesterday appeared before Gweru magistrate Mr Musaiona Shortgame facing a charge of murder.  He was not asked to plead and remanded in custody to July 7 for confirmation of his warned and cautioned statement. Sibanda was advised to apply for bail at the High Court.

State prosecutor, Mr Daniel Tapfuma told the court that on June 21, Sibanda had a misunderstanding with his employer Mrs Jerina Chipato after she turned down his love proposal.

“Sibanda went on to attack the now deceased by striking her once on her head with a dry log and she fell on the ground unconscious. The accused went on to drag the deceased into her kitchen hut and set alight the thatched roof,” he said.

To Raise Successful Children, Marry Educated Women –Don Tells Men

A professor in Zamfara state, Bilkisu Shinkafi, has called on men to marry educated women in order to check social vices in the society.

Shinkafi made the call on Tuesday, in Gusau, at a Town Hall meeting organised by the Zamfara Circle, an NGO

The Dean of the Faculty of Science at the Federal University, Gusau, noted that many of the vices exhibited by youths in the state were carried out by children of illiterate mothers who did not have the capacity to train their children.

She said that marrying an educated woman would eliminate thuggery, illness, illiteracy, poverty and hunger from the society, “as such mothers will ensure that their children go to school to become better citizens of the society.”

Niger Governor Blows Hot, I’ve No Confidence In Nigerian Security Forces

The Governor of Niger State, Abubakar Bello, on Tuesday, said he had lost confidence in Nigeria’s security agencies and proposed that traditional rulers should be given security votes to help in curtailing the increasing rate of crime in the country.

Bello said, “Despite the huge amounts voted and given to security agencies monthly, they have failed in making the state and nation safer as crime seems to have become the order of the day.”

He, therefore, suggested that if N100m was given to traditional rulers monthly, the nation would fare better in the aspect of security.

“I suggest that we go back to the traditional ways of securing our communities, the traditional system performed better in the past and they can do better now if more powers are given to them. I recommend that we give powers to traditional rulers for security.

Army Invades, Turns Lagos Hotel Into Operational Base

The management of Little Palace Hotel, Ishawo, Ikorodu, Lagos State, has accused the Nigerian Army of forcefully taking over its facility.

It alleged that the manager of the hotel, Friday Imhanzuria, was arrested and detained for over two months at the Nigerian Navy Base, Apapa, for demanding the reopening of the hotel.

The counsel for the hotel, Moses Okosun, said although the incident happened sometime in July 2015, efforts by the management to seek audience with the military authorities did not yield result until February 2017, when the Army said the Lagos State Government authorised the use of the hotel.

Okosun said when he wrote the government seeking explanation, the state denied knowledge of authorisation, demanding proofs that it gave the order.

Facebook Hits TWO BILLION Users

More than a quarter of the world's population now uses Facebook every month, the social network says.

"As of this morning [yesterday], the Facebook community is now officially two billion people," founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg posted.

The milestone comes just 13 years after the network was founded by Mr Zuckerberg when he was at Harvard.

He famously dropped out of the university after launching the global social-networking website.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Queen To Get £6m Pay Rise

The Queen is to receive an 8% increase in income from public funds, after the Crown Estate's profits rose by 拢24m.

The Sovereign Grant, which pays for the salaries of her household, official travel and upkeep of palaces, is to increase by more than 拢6m in 2018/19.

It comes as accounts revealed the Queen's official net expenditure last year increased by 拢2m, to almost 拢42m.

Sir Alan Reid, Keeper of the Privy Purse, said the Queen represented "excellent value for money".

Tonto Dikeh’s Bride Price Returned + The Dance & Warning That Came With It

A video has surfaced online showing Tonto Dikeh’s father returning her bride price to her estranged husband, Churchill’s family. Churchill who was not present as the bride price was returned, was well represented by his uncle, Bishop Dare in Port Harcourt. Shortly after the video was leaked this evening, Tonto took to her page, to dance saying; ‘The joy was indescribable’

Some of her fans however came for her, and she had to make another post appealing to them to stop, as no one has the right to judge her. See all of these below, including a video of how the pride price was returned.

Jose Mourinho In Portugal For Father's Funeral

Jose Mourinho is in Portugal for his father's funeral. Jose Manuel Mourinho Felix passed away at the age of 79 on Sunday after a battle with illness. The former goalkeeper and coach was buried today.

Manchester United boss Mourinho flew out to Portugal and was pictured attending a service in Setubal with friends and family earlier today.

He was seen being consoled outside of the church, alongside his wife and daughter Matilde. More photos below...

Three CNN Journalists Resign Over Retracted Story

Three journalists from CNN’s investigative unit are leaving the network after the retraction of their June 22 story connecting an ally of President Trump to a Russian investment fund.

The story, citing an anonymous source, said Senate investigators were examining a meeting between Wall Street financier Anthony Scaramucci and an executive for the Russian Direct Investment Fund.

The $10-billion fund makes direct investments in Russian companies.
Scaramucci, who founded hedge fund specialist SkyBridge Capital, served on Trump’s transition team.

Ex-President Jonathan Tells Nigerians To Pray

A former President Goodluck Jonathan on Monday called on Nigerians to pray and work toward the nation’s unity, as Muslims celebrate Eid-el-Fitr.

Jonathan made the call in Abuja while playing host to a delegation of former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Ministers Forum.

The immediate past president said that no nation’s economy could grow where there was no peace.

“We should always use this period to know that the unity of the country is paramount.

Nicki Minaj Steals The Show At NBA Awards

It was a night that celebrates the biggest and best stars on the basketball scene. But Nicki Minaj truly stole the show at the NBA Awards last night, as she put on a rather raunchy display during her performance at the bash in NYC.

The 34-year-old rapper slipped her famously curvaceous figure into a white crop top and hot pants, paired with racy thigh-high boots, as she seductively danced and squatted for the crowds.

She put on an incredibly eye-popping display in a white crop top, which plunged at the chest to display her cleavage, and tiny hot pants combo.

Spain Deports 23 Nigerians For Committing Various Offences

The Spanish Government on Tuesday deported 23 Nigerians for committing various offences in the country.

They were deported barely five days after 34 Nigerians were sent home from six European countries for committing immigration-related offences.

Recall that, thirty-four Nigerians were jointly deported by six European countries on June 22 for committing immigration-related offences.

The deportees were sent back home from Switzerland, Germany, Iceland, Austria, Belgium and Hungary.

Workers Welfare Ignored In 2017 Budget – NLC

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) says workers welfare is not properly captured in the 2017 national budget.

The NLC President, Mr Ayuba Wabba, said this while speaking with newsmen on Tuesday in Abuja.

“Our budget system is not transparent enough, if you look at the estimate of this year budget, a lot of issues have arisen, especially the allocations for capital and current expenditure.

“But importantly, the fact also is that a lot of issues pertaining to the welfare of workers have not been properly captured.

Serena Williams To Be Back On Court By January As She Poses For Vanity Fair In Very Risque Shoot

Tennis star Serena Williams has revealed that she hopes to be back on the court as early as January as she prepares to become a mother for the first time.

The Wimbledon champion shares her plans for her sporting future in a new interview with Vanity Fair as she poses in a very risque shoot.

The pregnant Williams stuns on the cover of the August issue in a striking portrait photographed by longtime collaborator Annie Leibovitz, who first shot Williams, alongside her sister Venus, when she was 16 years old.

Speaking of her career plans the sporting legend says: 'I don't think my story is over yet,' and reveals her plans to be back on the court as soon as the new year after she delivers her first child this fall and weds fiancé and Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian.

FFK’s Description Of Who Rules Us...

He wrote the above on his twitter page today.

Ahman Green Arrested On Child Abuse Charges

Former NFL running back Ahman Green was arrested Sunday evening and charged Monday with a single count of felony child abuse after allegedly striking his 15-year-old daughter. Green was booked into the Brown County jail in Green Bay, Wis., and appeared in Brown County circuit court via teleconference.

Represented by a public defender, Green, who was also charged with one misdemeanor count of disorderly conduct, was released on signature bond worth $2,500 and ordered to refrain from contacting his daughter or anyone else who may have witnessed the alleged incident.

Per a copy of the police report obtained and published by Deadspin, Green, 40, was arrested at his home around 11:30 p.m. Sunday night for allegedly hitting his daughter in the face because she would not wash the dishes.

Woman Speaks About Her Horrible Night Of Passion, After A S*x Toy Ended Up Lost In Her

A woman has spoken out about how a night of passion left her close to needing a colostomy bag - when her racy antics went wrong.

Emily Georgia, 20, from East Preston, Sussex, was enjoying a sex session with a male partner when a four-inch sex toy ended up lost inside her.

Her lover accidentally pushed the toy too far up her bottom and the stainless steel 'plug' promptly disappeared.

After attempts to manually retrieve it failed, Emily says her one-night stand suggested leaving it to 'naturally work its way out' and then left, claiming he had work early the following morning.

Inside Beyonce & Jay-Z's Rented $54.5m Mansion

This is Beyonce's twin's first home - a sprawling $54.5million mansion with an infinity pool and a separate HOUSE for the bey-hive.

Jay Z, Beyonce and their three kids are thought to be renting the huge estate for a jaw-dropping $400,000 a month after snapping up the gaffe in the weeks since the superstar gave birth on June 12.

Known as La Villa Contenta, or the happy house, the Carter clan are thought to be settling in just fine and with the main mansion boasting 14 bathrooms, 10 bedrooms and a 25ft infinity pool - there is plenty of room to potter around.

It is thought the family and their huge entourage are renting the estate until the end of August as their other property in West Hollywood is renovated for the twins, believed to be a boy and girl.

Malaysia: Nigerians Top List Of Foreign Drug Offenders

The Federal police records in Malaysia shows 358 foreign students have been arrested since 2015,and more than one third of them were Nigerians.

According to Bukit Aman Narcotics Crime Investigation Department (NCID) director of Communication, Datuk Seri Mohd Mokhtar Mohd Shariff, 122 Nigerians were arrested from January 2015 to May, 2017 making them top the list.

57 Dead In US-Led Strikes On IS Syria Prison

US-led coalition air strikes on a jail run by the Islamic State group in eastern Syria killed at least 57 people, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Tuesday.

"The strikes hit an IS jail in Mayadeen at dawn on Monday, killing 42 prisoners and 15 jihadists," Observatory chief Rami Abdel Rahman told AFP.

Mayadeen lies in the Euphrates Valley some 45km southeast of the provincial capital of Deir Ezzor.

Buhari & The Hausa Language By Reuben Abati

“Baba just fall my hand! Ha, wetin.”
“Which Baba?”
“Baba Bubu, the President of all Nigeria.”
“In the spirit of this season, may Almighty Allah (SAW) grant him good health and quick recovery. It is part of our duty to pray for our leaders. Only infidels pray for evil.”
“My friend, the fasting season has ended. Stop fasting after Ramadan. I am saying something serious. Was it right for the President of Nigeria to address the Nigerian people in Hausa? “
“Hausa? Me no hear am oh. Have they changed the country’s official language?”

After Welcoming Twins Via Surrogate, Cristiano Ronaldo Expecting Another Baby From Girlfriend

Cristiano Ronaldo is said to be expecting a baby with his girlfriend of eight months, Georgina Rodríguez, 22,  after the reported arrival of his baby twins via surrogate.

It has been reported that the 32-year-old Real Madrid legend and his partner are expecting a 'super baby' after visiting a special clinic in which DNA tests will check the make-up of a possible child.

Sources told a Portuguese newspaper: 'They are very happy with the arrival of the baby. Everyone adores Georgina and are satisfied with this relationship.'

Cristiano and Georgina set tongues wagging last month when they soaked up the sun on a trip to Corsica, where the beauty was seen with a slightly rounded stomach while the pair also shared an image on Instagram where she cradled her belly.

Photos: Runtown’s Girlfriend Shows Off Post Baby Body, Son

After welcoming their son less than 2 weeks ago, Runtown’s girlfriend, Selena Leath who is based in the US has now showed off her post baby body and the face of her son! She captioned the photo of that of her son ‘My pride and joy’.

Sad! Mother Gives Up Child At Birth, Because Her Family Would Kill Her If They Knew She Had S*x

A mother from an ethnic minority gave up her baby for adoption because she feared her family would kill her if they learned she had sex before marriage, a court heard.

The woman, who cannot be named, told social workers that she did not want the father or her family to know that she had given birth.

She said she would be ostracised from her family and community or even killed if they found out about the pregnancy, a judge said. 

The details of the case have emerged following a private hearing in the Family Division of the High Court in London.

Birthday Girl, Khloe Sparks Baby Rumors...

Khloe Kardashian has sparked baby rumors by posting cute snaps of herself at her surprise birthday bash with boyfriend, Tristan Thompson with the caption 'dad and mom.'

But it's not like a real pregnancy, she isn't pregnant per say, lol. She took to her Twitter afterwards to say she was in need of a 'hangover remedy' which all but ensures that she isn't pregnant.

According to insiders for TMZ, 'dad + mom' are nicknames Khloe and the 26-year-old Cleveland Cavaliers star just have for each other.

The rumors did not come completely out of left-field, however, as it was reported on Saturday that it won't be long before the couple take their relationship to the next level.

Yas! Obafemi Martins & Babymama In New Loved Up Photo

He hardly stays with his babymamas, but this is different. Seems like, Obagoal is at his last bus stop now. His fiancee, showed off a photo of them locking lips, and he commented under the post with ‘My Everything’, she also replied, ‘My OBA’. No time, lol.

Man Exchanges Boy For 3 Bags Of Rice In Lagos

An unidentified middle aged man abducted a 10-year-old boy, who was on an errand for his mother, and exchanged him for three bags of rice in Ijegun area of Lagos.

The suspect, now on the run, reportedly accosted the victim (names withheld), weekend, at Prince Bus Stop, Isheri Oshun, while on the errand for his mother. He was said to have introduced himself to the unsuspecting boy as a relative.

In an apparent move to convince the boy, the stranger, followed him to the shop where he was sent to buy a bottle of groundnut oil and thereafter, took him to a shop where he collected three bags of rice.

He convinced the salesgirl, identified simply as Deborah, that he was going to get the money, while his brother remained with her. However, that was not to be as the salesgirl waited endlessly without seeing the stranger or the money for the bags of rice, which totalled N48,000.

Asset Brouhaha: Remove Sagay Now, Group Urges Osinbajo

A pro-democracy group, National Committee of Yoruba Youths, NCYY, has called on Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, to remove the chairman of Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti-Corruption, PACAC, Professor Itse Sagay, for failure to declare his assets at the Code of Conduct Bureau, CCB, in accordance with the law.

The group in a statement signed by its National President, Comrade Oladimeji Odeyemi, stated that it had conducted a thorough but secret search at the CCB’s office and was convinced that Sagay did not declare his assets.

It said: “The consequences of this illegality is for Prof. Sagay to be removed. We, therefore, give the respected Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, who is a Professor of Law and a senior advocate, to put a stop to this illegality within 48 hours.

Heaven Will Shock A Lot Of Self Righteous People, Lolo Warns

The OAP took to social media to pen this down, after saying she is tired of judgemental people. And yes, we are so with her on this. Lol. Her words;

I am sooo tired of Christians that judge other people sometimes I am tempted to ask are you Jesus Christ who saved them from sin ,am sure if some of you had met the woman caught in adultery you would have had her stoned even though the sin was committed by 2people the master Jesus did not even condemn her if we truly share the gospel of peace and embrace the love of God you will do the masters business as he expects ....till a person dies God will never give up on anyone soo why judge those who are on a journey of God discovery ...heaven will shock a lot of self righteous people because your mansion might be next to Michael Jackson that is if you make it .......I feel like hissing but I'll just smile at your ignorance.... # righteousness is by christjesus not works so no man can boast

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Photos: Karrueche Meets The Melanin Goddess!

Khoudia Diop a top model in Senegal who also shuffles between New York and Pari, ands has been nicknamed the Melanin Goddess.. She met with her colleague- a model and Chris Brown’s ex, Karrueche over the weekend at the BET awards, and they both hailed each other on their respective instagram pages after posing for photographs on the red carpet and having a nice time in a ride. Two more photos below..

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Ubi Franklin To Unveil New Artistes July 8th

Iyanya is gone, but it seems Made Men Music Group (MMMG) isn’t missing him one bit. Tekno, Ubi’s artiste was nominated at the just concluded BET, were Ubi went to support him. Not forgetting Ubi also took a swipe at Iyanya shortly after posting BET photos on IG. And now, Ubi on July 8th, 2017 will be unveiling new artistes in other to take his record label higher! #MissingNoOne… lol #LifeMustContinue… #BallingInGrace

UI Worried Over Half-Baked Graduates

The Dean of Postgraduate School, University of Ibadan, Prof. Jonathan Babalola, has said that there is evidence that many graduates of various universities in the country lack proper knowledge of the subject they claim to have studied.

Babalola, who spoke at the CARTA Graduate Advanced Seminar, organised for doctoral students of the university’s Faculty of the Social Sciences, said the trend had reached an alarming height, while also calling on universities in Nigeria to take drastic measures to address the academic deficit.

According to Babalola, evidence has exposed many postgraduate students’ inadequate knowledge in their areas of specialisation, adding that many of them found it difficult to even defend the research projects they claimed to have conducted before their certificates were awarded.

Tompolo’s Kinsmen Threaten To Shut Down Chevron Operation

Graduates from Egbema and Gbaramatu Kingdoms, the hometown of ex-militant leader, Chief Government Ekpemupolo alias Tompolo, in Delta State, have threatened to shut down the operations of Chevron Nigeria Limited in the area if it fails to convert its graduate operator/maintenance trainees into permanent workers within 48 hours.

 The graduates, under the aegis of KOMBOT-Egbema and Gbaramatu Graduates Association, said they took the decision following the failure of Chevron to convert them into full members of staff after completing their 18-month graduate training programme with the oil giant.

In a statement signed by their President and Secretary, Mr. Yabrade Moses and Asoki Victor Warebi respectively, on Monday, the graduates lamented that after the completion of their programme they were still being retained as trainees when they ought to have been converted into permanent workers in line with the terms of the programme.

Police Yet To Decide On Evans’ Arraignment

Two weeks after the arrest of a notorious kidnap kingpin, Chukwudimeme Onwuamadike, aka Evans, the police have yet to determine when the suspect will be arraigned in court.

This is just as the Lagos State Police Command said it was not aware of any other media interview with Evans since he was paraded on June 11.

The 36-year-old was apprehended on Saturday, June 10, 2017.

He also revealed his involvement in drug trafficking and robberies.