Saturday, January 10, 2015
The Kano State Hisbah Board in a statement released today says, it has destroyed 326,151 bottles of beer out of the 363, 853 it confiscated from members of the public in the past three years.
The religious police officers who hailed all those that made it possible, also called on the State Government to provide the board with necessary facilities particularly operational vehicles to enable it discharge its duties more effectively.
An explosion has occurred at Maiduguri popular poultry market around 12:20pm today, 10th of January, 2015 with several people feared dead. The incident is happening less than six weeks the popular market was attacked by suicide bombers in the state. The Police have confirmed the incident saying it was caused by two suicide bombers.
Toyin Aimakhu once again has said her husband is her small god. According to her, she tries to do everything he wants because she does not want her marriage to fail. All my elder siblings are married, my parents in their 70’s are still happily married, how will I explain to them if my marriage fails, she said. She also confirmed her husband banned her from using her blackberry phone and says, it's just one of those many things she stopped because of him. Below is what she told Doyin Adeoye;
The duo of bracket has addressed the allegations they are gay for the first time. In an exclusive chat with SaturdayBeats, the duo admitted they are aware of the rumour, but decided to keep mute about it, because it is nothing but a lie. They however decided to address it saying;
“We did not want to talk about it in public before but I guess we have to. We saw the story and it was a very laughable one. We did not believe it was that serious until one of our uncles called from Enugu. He was even laughing when he asked us. At the end of the day, there are certain things you do not say in public but people should wait till they see us get married. We would not begin to say that we have girlfriends in certain places or who they are. But to clear the air, we are not homos*xuals. People that know us know that we are not gays.” Continue below...
It will be recalled that, Queen Ure, Soul E’s ex, got an injuction against Cynthia Morgan for using the same title of her song back in the years, Popori to title her own new song (Porpori) which she spelt differently anyway, but Ure insists it’s pronounced the same way and got an injunction over it.
Aside Cynthia blasting Ure on twitter saying, she has never heard of her and tried to goggle who she is, but even google couldn’t help went ahead on her instagram to blast her further. Continue...
Punch columnist, Etcetera in today’s article has written the general overseer of Christ Embassy Church telling him that he blesses God for what he (Oyakhilome) has done for the kingdom of God, but it is not scriptural to charge Christians a particular fee for gaining entrance into the house of God to hear His words which comes out free from him. He also urged Nigerians to keep praying for pastors, gospel artistes an all spiritual leaders. His article after the cut.
Friday, January 9, 2015
A Saudi Arabian blogger has been publicly flogged after being convicted of cybercrime and insulting Islam, BBC reports. Raif Badawi, who was sentenced to 1,000 lashes and 10 years in jail, was flogged 50 times.
The flogging will be carried out weekly, campaigners say.
Mr Badawi, the co-founder of a now banned website called the Liberal Saudi Network, was arrested in 2012. Rights groups condemned his conviction and the US appealed for clemency.
Nollywood’s Omoni Oboli, Kate Henshaw, Monalisa Chinda, Onyeka Onwenu, Joseph Benjamin, Femi Ogedengbe, Segun Arinze were all at the PDP Lagos rally held yesterday at TBS where they all endorsed president Jonathan for a second term in office. I have never seen our women scream like this! Passionate?
I Know one day God will save Nigeria from Shekau and his men. Most of us who do not live in the North really have little or no understanding of what is actually going on there. It’s like a war in some places, really really sad. These people have no place to go; it’s their town, their father’s town! Where they lived and grew. Why then will intruders just want them to leave where they only know, what they have laboured for all their lives for them to just take over. It’s really sad, just sad.
Damaturu in Yobe State is presently under attack as you read this. The attack started around 8pm this night. Just barbaric! Wicked!! Premium Times have a scoop on what is presently going on right now. Read it after the cut.
According to the Trace who says people will start calling them the TMZ of Africa after reading this lol says, Nadia has broken up with Jim Iyke, started dating another prince charming and already pregnant for him! Don’t let me let the cat out of the bag, see what Trace is reporting…. Hehehe Dayum!!!
After reading this piece, you sure will consider The Trace the TMZ of Africa; especially after all we had to go through to derive this exclusive information when no one at Team NSB agreed to an interview with our reporters.
Newly divorced Ghanaian actress, Juliet Ibrahim is upset and I am so with her on this! Read the message she’s sending out to female friends who think they know it all because they have a man to call theirs!
This a big shout out to all females who think they hv an opinion about my single life or not so single life lol! Ladies before u choose to advise another lady who chose to be single based on personal experiences think twice! BeCus u are in a relationship with Ur man doesn't mean dat nigga isn't on Instagram or Twitter chatting up and flirting with other chicks! Doesn't mean when u travel to work or go to work some desperate chick isn't asking him if he needs company and doesn't mean they won't hook up behind Ur back! Doesn't mean he isn't online religiously checking out some other girl who is posting only photos and videos of her bum or b**bs to simply entertain guys like him!
Doesn't mean he isn't spending on another girl taking her on trips whilst U sit home and baby sit his kids! Doesn't mean he isn't sleeping around wit some chick unprotected and she is also planning on hving his babies to chop some of what u are chopping! Keep Ur opinions to urself wen u don't know why others choose to be single and wait for the right man who will respect her for her worth! Independent ladies don't hv time for jerks, opportunist, gold diggers, mommy and daddy's boys, losers, and jokers so Til I meet my soulmate U guys shld go and worry about Ur very own relationships! #deuces #justsaying
President Goodluck Jonathan’s daughter, Inebharapu Paul who got married traditionally last weekend in Bayelsa is having her presidential white wedding tomorrow. Her friends had a bridal shower party for her this week, where she looked radiant in her white long dress. See a brighter photo of her after the cut. Big congrats to her once again and we really can’t wait to see the wedding photos!
What won't we hear. See how he spoilt the old woman's Christmas day. The Nigeria Police Force has released a press statement on a criminal who has been wanted but now caught by the police, one Familola Ayodeji who ra*ed an 85-year old great grandmother on Christmas day in Ekiti. Find the press release by the Police below.
The operatives of the Department of Criminal Investigation, Ado-Ekiti have arrested one Familola Ayodeji ‘m’ of No. 17, Oke Ido Street, Ido-Ekiti , aged 25 for the r*pe of an 85 year old woman on the 25th December, 2014.
The victim, a great grandmother was asleep when the suspect sneaked into her room, bolted the door and forcefully took advantage of her.
Music act, Terry G has joined the acting world. Terry G who has been on and off location was spotted this morning at a movie location with Angela Okorie and Kelvin. We don’t have much info about the movie, but we can tell you for free he is playing a significant role in it. See more photos after the cut.
Prof. Comfort Oluremi Sonaiya is the only female contesting in the February 14th, 2015 presidential election. Sonaiya is contesting under the platform of KOWA and her running mate is Saidu Bobboi.
Sonaiya is a former Professor of Foreign Languages at the Obafemi Awolowo University and was named an international Ambassador Scientist of the Alexander Von Humboldt Foundation in 2008.
She was the National Public Relations officer of KOWA until recently when she picked the party's presidential ticket.
1. BISI ALIMI
He is the first Nigerian to openly declare his s*xuality as a homos*xual on National Television as a guest on the defunct New Dawn With Funmi Iyanda(NTA) program in 2004.
2. KEHINDE BADEMOSI
The advertising guru behind Orange Academy came out as gay on 8th January 2015. He was married to a woman who knew for 6 years that he’s gay.
Snoop Dog could get into a legal trouble after calling his look-alike Gay on Instagram. Snoop posted the photograph on his instagram page with the caption ‘Whose auntcle is this?’ His fans swooped on the poor man calling him, She Male, Female, Punk, Ugly and other unprintable names.
The man, Cortez Booz, asked instagram to put the photo down because the comments he received from his fans were derogatory and hurtful to him. The picture has been pulled down, but then Cortez might just be suing!
The baale who thought she purposely disobeyed him pounded on her severally and hit her with a said heavy chair he picked up. Not satisfied, he broke a bottle and stabbed her at the back. When the blood flow from her body won’t stop gushing out, she fainted and was then rushed to a private hospital by neighbours who had gathered watching the drama. Sadly in all, the woman was half n*ked in the whole fracas with her breasts exposed to onlookers.
Yaya Toure has been named the African player of the year 2014 at the Glo CAF awards Gala which held last night, Thursday, January 8th, 2015 at Eko Hotel and Suites, in Lagos. This is the 4th time the Ivoirian player who came along with his wife would be winning the award consistently. See the list of other winners below and see photos of celebrities at the event too.
Ondo State students from the oil producing communities on Thursday protested in Akure over the non-payment of their bursary allowances. The students allegedly beat up government officials and injured three policemen.
The students had taken their protest to the Ondo State Oil Producing Communities Development Commission at Oba-Ile, Akure, to vent their anger over delays by the commission to pay the allowances.
Thursday, January 8, 2015
Though some Northern elders under the forum of Northern Elders Council, NEC, visited the President yesterday in Abuja, another Northern party, the Northern Elders’ Forum, NEF. today called a news conference in Zaria where they said, they shall not be voting for the president because he has been unfair to their zone.
Prof. Ango Abdullahi, the spokesman of the forum who spoke at the conference said their votes will be going to APC’s Presidential Candidate, Muhammadu Buhari, who is also a northerner in the forthcoming elections.
A shortage of the scratch cards for donations to the All Progressives Congress, APC, presidential candidate, Muhammadu Buhari’s campaign has hit Adamawa, Premium Times reports. The first batch of N3 million worth of scratch cards that arrived the state capital, Yola, last week sold out in less than 24 hours.
The chairman of the Buhari Campaign Organization, Ibrahim Waziri, confirmed the development and said fresh supply was on its way.
He apologized to Mr. Buhari’s supporters in the state and vowed that measures would be taken to avert future shortages, as more cards will be available on Friday.
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said if at all he has to sacrifice his life for anything, it would be for Nigeria and not for a political party. Obasanjo made the statement today at his Hilltop private residence in Abeokuta while welcoming the Presidential Candidate of the National Conscience Party, NCP, Martins Onovo who came to pay him a courtesy visit at home.
“My first pre-occupation is what is best for Nigeria; Nigeria first, party second and any other thing third. Nigeria first means I will not sacrifice anything for the interest of Nigeria, but I can sacrifice my own life for the interest of Nigeria, I can’t sacrifice my life for the interest of a party, I will sacrifice my life for the interest of Nigeria,” he said.
While speaking at TBS today in Lagos during PDP’s presidential campaign, President Jonathan said, most of you young people have not seen trains but he made some available for all to use. That’s just one of the achievements listed today during the campaign. His SSA on New Media, Reno Omokri who was also present at the campaign ground tweeted about all of these.
More tweets after the cut.
Nollywood great critic, Charles Novia has said he will be voting for the re-election of President Jonathan and he is not ashamed to say that. He says Jonathan does not support violence and under his administration, Nigerians have united together. Some came for him saying his reasons for wanting to vote Jonathan again isn’t good enough, but Charles says, His Vote, His Own, Your Vote, Your Own. You need to start reading his tweets from his last tweet upwards to understand. Every man with his own opinion!
Joseph Yobo is one of the many people that are currently at the on-going PDP presidential rally taking place at Tafawa Balewa Square, in Lagos. Yobo who was given the privilege to address the crowd for few minutes said he came to represent the youths and if not for president Jonathan Nigeria wouldn’t have won the Nations cup again. Hear him;
“If not for Mr President, Nigeria won't have won the Nations Cup Again After 20yrs. He has helped the youths a lot, support Goodluck Jonathan. I am here to speak on behalf of the youth. President Jonathan has done so well and we say continue,” he said.
It will be recalled that few weeks ago, Yobo was at the presidential villa where he spoke to journalists after a meeting with the president where he openly endorsed him.