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Saturday, September 22, 2018

Flight Attendant Is Sacked After Boyfriend Proposed To Her On Plane

Getting engaged should be one of the happiest days of your life, but for one unlucky woman it was slightly tainted, as she reportedly lost her job over it.

The flight attendant for China Eastern Airlines went viral in May this year after her boyfriend proposed to her while she was at work.

In the sweet clip, filmed about half an hour after take-off, her boyfriend of four years can be seen kneeling on the floor in front of her and holding up a ring.

He then stands and bows to his fellow passengers, who are watching intently and recording the lovely scene on their phones.

Kris Jenner Reveals Stormi's Birth Was Weird...

Women have completely different experiences of bringing a little one into the world and the process can be painful and exhausting.

Kris Jenner shared her account of Kylie Jenner 's labour and describes it as 'really weird' and there's one aspect that's particularly unusual.

In a promo video for an upcoming episode of Keeping Up with the Kardashians, the 'momager' shared details about the birth with Kim and Kourtney Kardashian.

Kris explained that Kylie kept saying: "I don't feel any pain". She added: "You'd see the contractions like crazy and she would say, 'I'm just not feeling it,' and I would say, 'This is really weird.''

Justin Bieber & Hailey Baldwin Get Steamy In Italy

He has reportedly rented a $13,000 a night villa at the Belmond Hotel Caruso in Ravello to enjoy with the love of his life.

And Justin Bieber and fiancée Hailey Baldwin continued to flaunt their chemistry as they shared a steamy kiss while enjoying some time aboard a luxury yacht on the Amalfi Coast on Friday.

The Canadian singer, 25, looked like he was having the time of his life as he spent quality time with his soon to be wife who was absolutely smokin' hot in a skimpy black bikini.

The lovebirds proved they were well and truly meant for each other as they looked happy and relaxed in each other's presence.

Chas Hodges Of Musical Duo Chas & Dave Dies

Chas and Dave singer Chas Hodges has died, according to a message posted by the musical duo's official Twitter account.

The message, posted to the account's 11 thousand followers this afternoon, read: 'It is with tremendous sadness that we announce the passing of our very own Chas Hodges.

'Despite receiving successful treatment for oesophageal cancer recently, Chas suffered organ failure and passed away peacefully in his sleep in the early hours of this morning.'

FSARS Arrest kidnappers Of APC Chairman's Son

Operatives of Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad in Maiduguri have rescued Kashim Bukar-Dalori, the four- year old son of the Borno All Progressives Congress (APC) Chairman kidnapped on Wednesday.

Operatives of Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) in Maiduguri have rescued Kashim Bukar-Dalori, the four- year old son of the Borno All Progressives Congress (APC) chairman kidnapped on Wednesday.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the boy was kidnapped from school around 1 p.m. by an unknown woman who falsely claimed to be a relative.

Bride Paralyzed In Freak Honeymoon Accident

Friends and family are fighting to get a new bride back home to Texas after a freak boogie boarding accident during her honeymoon in Hawaii has left her paralyzed, an NBC affiliate in Dallas reports.

A GoFundMe fundraiser has raised more than $25,000 in donations for Nikki Lewis, who broke her neck in two places after a wave crashed into her as she boogie boarded in Maui on Sept. 12, just days after her Sept. 8 destination wedding to husband Will Lewis. As her GoFundMe bio notes, “Her fairytale wedding trip has turned into a horrible nightmare.”

“For a while, she was just unconscious and we all thought she was dead,” Taycha Pillot, who was among the wedding guests joining the Lewises for their trip, told NBC 5. “It hurts to see someone so amazing have to go through this just days after, you know, the perfect day.

Driver In Trouble As Prostitute Flees With Boss Car

A 54-year-old driver of the chairman of an outsourcing firm located on Awolowo Road, Ikoyi, Lagos State, is in trouble after a sex worker allegedly fled with his boss’ Kia Sorento sports utility vehicle valued at N5.4m.

The prostitute, identified only as Nina, reportedly fled with the vehicle at a filling station in Ikoyi immediately the driver, Victor Dossa, came down to fuel it.

Saturday Punch learnt that Dossa, who lives on Ikoyi Crescent, usually took the vehicle to his house after taking his boss home at the close of work.

Hilarious! Kanye West Mistakenly Thinks Beyoncé Was Wearing Yeezys

After Kanye West went in on Drake and Nick Cannon for talking about Kim Kardashian and the rest of his family, he proclaimed Beyoncé and Jay-Z "famleeeeee" and posted a picture of them, seemingly putting an end to their feud.

However, their beef may not actually be over because it seems Kanye made a mistake.

Kanye and Jay-Z, who used to be good friends and made a joint album together, had a falling out after Jay-Z and Beyoncé skipped Kanye and Kim's wedding.

Kanye previously said, "I was hurt about them not coming to the wedding. I understand they were going through some things [the elevator fight], but if it's family, you're not going to miss a wedding."

Pastors Abuse Comedians Out Of Ignorance -Bakassi

Recently, some pastors have come for comedians saying that they are making light of the message of God. The few pastors who have criticised comedians for it have questioned why comedians are quick to crack jokes about Christianity and say little or nothing about other religions.

While defending his colleagues in an exclusive chat with Saturday Beats, veteran comedian, Okey Bakassi, who has been in the business for 25 years, said that such pastors were speaking out of ignorance.

He said, “I think sometimes people talk out of ignorance. With due respect to what people believe in; when some of these pastors talk, you see a lot of ignorance. If you do not understand some aspects of a business, you either keep quiet or ask questions.

Nollywood Actress Welcomes Baby In Chicago

Yoruba actress Oyinkansola Elebuibon  is now a mother. The actress just welcomed a baby boy in Chicago, United States of America .

The happy mother shared the news on her Instagram handle with lovely photos from her pregnant days , captioning it; “I am a mother. The journey of 9 months ended beautifully with a bouncing baby boy. I am beyond blessed. Best birthday gift ever.”

Davido Gifts Daughter, Imade A Dog [Photo]

Musician Davido has just gotten a dog for his first daughter, Imade. Few weeks ago, his 3-year-old daughter Imade requested for a dog in a video recorded by her mum. The video was sent to Davido and he replied saying, “Dog on the way, anything for you baby“.

Davido has kept to his words and has gifted his beloved daughter a dog. Dotting dad.

Osun Election: PDP Agents Arrested For Vote-Buying

Peoples Democratic Party agents have been arrested by security operatives for allegedly attempting to buy votes in the ongoing Osun State governorship election. According to a Punch correspondent, the agents had attempted to distribute money to voters at the Obada area of Ede in Ede Local Government Area of Osun State.

Huge Spelling Mistake Painted On Pacific Airplane

“You only had one job” – that was the collective cry from the internet upon discovering that Cathay Pacific had spelt its own name wrong on the side of one of its aircraft.

The Hong Kong based airline was left red-faced after realising that the plane in question was missing a crucial “F”, meaning the huge letters actually read: “Cathay Paciic”.

The mistake was brought to the airline’s attention by travellers passing through Hong Kong International Airport, who were quick to spot the spelling fail.

The errant aircraft has now gone back to the shop for a touch-up. Cathay Pacific tweeted: “Oops this special livery won’t last long! She’s going back to the shop!”

Between Toke Makinwa & Her Fans Who Say One Of Her Hips Is Bigger Than The Other

Media personality, Toke Makinwa hosted the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria, MBGN 2018 beauty pageant alongside IK Osakioduwa, last night.

And the dress she wore made her fans a bit confused on social media as many of them wanted to know why one of her hips appeared bigger than the other.

One Twitter user wrote: ''Aunty Toke should work on her hips... One is bigger dan one. Nd one curve pass one''. But Toke was fast to reply saying: ''Oh shut up, it's the dress''. See tweets below;

Miss Imo, Anita Ukah Emerges MBGN 2018 Winner

Miss Imo, Anita Ukah, has emerged winner of the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria, MBGN, 2018.

Anita beat 36 other contestants at the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria contest that held on Friday at Gabriel Okara Cultural Centre, Bayelsa State.

She will represent Nigeria at the Miss World 2018 in China. The pageant was hosted by Toke Makinwa and Ik Osakioduwa.

The first runner-up is Aramide Oluwatobi Lopez, who represented Lagos), the second runner-up was Danielle Jatto (Miss Edo), the third runner-up, was Valentina Ogbonaya (Miss Sokoto), the fourth runner-up was Tolulope Mary Ayanfalu (Miss Ogun) and Miss Kwara, Damilola Adeshina emerged the fifth runner-up.

Politicians Woo Voters With N10,000 On WhatsApp As Osun Elects New Governor Today

As 48 governorship candidates from 48 political parties jostle for 1,246,915 votes in the Osun State governorship election holding on Saturday (today), some of the contestants and their political associates have devised new means and tactics to induce voters ahead of the poll.

Investigation by Saturday Punch revealed that the representatives of at least one of the contestants were using the WhatsApp social media platform to woo Permanent Voter Card holders, who are residents of Osun State, to sell their votes.

This was despite attempts by the Independent National Electoral Commission to curb vote-buying and selling especially in the Osun election.

I Go Dye And I Are Still Friends - Comedian Bovi

A few weeks ago, fans and friends of popular comedians Bovi and I Go Dye were shocked when they exchanged heated words on Instagram. It was quite shocking because in Nigeria, the comedy industry titans have always acted like one big family and it is quite rare to see them fight in public.

However, in a chat with Saturday Beats, popular comedian Bovi, explained that it was natural for friends to fight and that he still had a cordial relationship with I Go Dye.

He said, “We are very cool; what are friends for if they don’t disagree and quarrel once in a while.”

Dino Melaye Decorated As The Most Outstanding Lawmaker Of The Year [Photos]

Senator Dino Melaye, representing Kogi West senatorial district has shared photos of Nollywood actress Tonto Dikeh decorating him as the most outstanding Lawmaker of the Year Award on his IG page. He wrote; ''Actress Tonto Dike decorated me as The Most outstanding Lawmaker of the Year at The Nigerian Goodwill Ambassador Award 2018''.

Tyra Banks Sells Her Luxury Home In Pacific Palisades For $4m

Tyra Banks proved she can flip a house as well as she can host a reality show. The America's Got Talent emcee sold her contemporary Pacific Palisades stunner for $4 million on Friday - after she bought it four years ago for around $3 million.

And the 44-year-old beauty sold two other spots in the tony Los Angeles neighborhood this year, a two-bedroom town home in May for $1.47 million, and in an ocean-view house for $8.9 million in June.

The house sold Friday is 3,700 square feet, with four bedrooms and five bathrooms. It has 'soaring ceilings,' an open floor plan, and 'pocket sliders that create disappearing walls.' There is also a chef's kitchen, an outdoor living room with a fireplace, and a gym/office.

Kylie Jenner Gets Pulled Over By Cops After Helping BFF Celebrate Her 21st Birthday

Kylie Jenner helped her best friend Jordyn Woods celebrate her 21st birthday at Petite in Los Angeles on Thursday evening.

And although the pair didn't make it too much of a late night, skipping the clubs for a sing-a-long in the car, their ride home still came with a little bit of trouble.

Taking to Instagram to document their drive, Jordyn revealed they had been pulled over by a police car.

'Tryna be a hater right now,' narrated the birthday girl as she filmed the cop car with its red and blue lights flashing behind them.

I’m Too Possessive To Marry An Actor- Nollywood Actress, Ferrari Bongkem

Ferrari Bongkem is blessed with rare acting talent. Popularly known as ‘Omotoke Gold’ in Nollywood, the chubby role interpreter, who is also a producer and skin therapist, opens up on her career, relationship, nationality and sundry other issues.

How did you come into acting?
I came into the industry through Kunle Afod, who was introduced to me by a marketer.

How did you come about your name, Ferrari Bongkem?
Ferrari Bongkem is my real name. My dad named me ‎Ferrari while Bongkem is my indigenous name, being a Cameroonian.

I’ll Stop My Daughter From Acting -Monalisa Chinda

The joy of every parent is to see his or her child walk in his or her footsteps or choose the same career after them, but for Nollywood superstar, Monalisa Chinda, the reverse is the case.

The mother of one revealed that she wouldn’t allow her daughter to nurse a career in acting.

Tell us a little about yourself
I am a Nollywood actor, filmmaker, host of ‘You and I with Monalisa’, a 30-minutes talkshow containing a blend of inspiring conversations, human angle stories, lifestyle tips, business and creative entertainment. And in this 4th season of the show, we seek to create more youth-eccentric content that aligns with the social media. Also, I do little contracts by the side.

Rihanna Appointed As Ambassador By Barbados

Pop singer, actress and designer Rihanna can add another accolade to her growing list of achievements after being given a new ambassadorial role by the government of Barbados.

The artist, whose full name is Robyn Rihanna Fenty, was named "Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary" for her home country on Thursday.

The role involves promoting education, tourism and investment. Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley said she was honoured to confer the title.

"Rihanna has a deep love for this country and this is reflected in her philanthropy, especially in the areas of health and education. She also shows her patriotism in the way she gives back to this country and continues to treasure the island as her home," the prime minister said in a government statement.

Khloe Kardashian Shows Off Her Killer Curves

She worked hard on her post-baby body and is proud to flaunt it. And Khloe Kardashian proved on trend as she showcased her slender frame in a video posted by her sister Kourtney on Friday.

The 34-year-old revealed her killer curves in a hot pink scintillating ensemble as she danced to the song Barbie Girl outside of Kourtney's car before heading off to sister Kylie's soiree.

Nigerian Fraudster Arrested In Kenya Burst Into Tears

Detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) have arrested two Nigerians from Jacaranda estate and one Tanzanian from Kasarani in Nairobi County for engaging in electronic fraud. The three were accused of defrauding local banks and the money transferred to accounts outside the country where its withdrawn.

The detectives confiscated ATM cards, laptops, cheque books among other exhibits to be used against the culprits in court. The suspects were taken into custody to be arraigned on Monday, September 24.

Kidnapped APC Chairman's Son Regains Freedom

The  kidnapped four year -old son of the Borno State Chairman of All Progressive Congress, Alhaji Ali Bukar Dalori, has been rescued. Kashim was abducted from his school in Maiduguri on Wednesday. He has since reunited with his parents.

Give Me N500m, I’d Become A Fool For Love – Nkechi Blessing

Whenever popular actress, Nkechi Blessing, walks by, there is no doubt that people take notice of her big buttocks. While some ladies might feel embarrassed about the attention they get from having a big bum, the actress told Saturday Beat that she was comfortable in her skin and happy to have ‘beautiful buttocks.’

“Whenever I am passing by, a lot of people shout, especially because I am endowed. I understand because it is a part of my personality. It happens daily and it is a normal thing. I have a very beautiful bum and I cannot feel embarrassed about it. I cannot feel embarrassed about what God gave to me.

“I know that I’m talented and people tend to see my natural endowment but it is okay because it is very obvious. You cannot hide God’s glory and blessing.

Friday, September 21, 2018

NAPTIP Arrests Sweden-Based Nigerian For Buying Two-Month-Old Baby

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons has arrested a Nigerian based in Sweden for allegedly buying a two-month-old baby.

The NAPTIP’s Director of Investigation and Monitoring, Mr Josiah Emerole, made this known in Abuja on Friday. He explained that the case involved a 43-year-old Stephany Bassey, who lives in Sweden.

He said that NAPTIP was notified of the case by the officers of the Intelligence and International Cooperation, adding that the suspect was nabbed after she was handed over by the Embassy of Sweden in Nigeria.

“The suspect went to the Embassy to procure travel documents for a two-month-old baby boy whom she claimed was her child.

Why I Went Back To PDP After Three Months In APGA - Stella Oduah

The senator representing Anambra north, Stella Oduah has reportedly dumped All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA for Peoples Democratic Party, PDP on Friday.

Her reason according to a statement released by her media office on Friday was that APGA’s political ideology was a mirage.

Her words, “Politics has always been about ideology and delivering service to the people for me, because I believe leadership is all about solving problems.

 “Political platforms must afford members unfettered opportunity to participate in the electoral process and to solve the problems of their community, constituency and state.

CBN Revokes Skye Bank’s Licence, Polaris Bank Takes Over

The Central Bank of Nigeria has revoked the operating licence of Skye Bank Plc with immediate effect.

Governor of Central Bank, Godwin Emefiele, disclosed this during a press briefing in Lagos on Friday.

He said that Skye Bank would now be taken over by Polaris Bank, which would take over all the assets and liabilities of the defunct entity.

Ini Edo Steps Out In Style

Beautiful woman...

Funke Adesiyan Releases Campaign Poster

The actress who recently made her political intention known for 2019 has now released her campaign poster. Funke is hoping to be a member of the Oyo State house of assembly, come 2019. It's not her first attempt.

China To Become World's Largest Country Of Organ Transplants By 2020

China is expected to have the most organ transplant surgeries in 2020, said Huang Jiefu, director of the China National Organ Donation and Transplantation Committee.

The number of registered volunteers for organ donation in China had neared 615,000, with 19,380 successful donation surgeries resulting in 54,956 organs transplanted as of Sept. 9 this year, according to the Third China International Organ Donation Conference that opened in Xi'an Friday.

"China's organ transplantation technique and safety control have improved markedly," Huang said. "We are willing to share our experience and wisdom in this field with other countries."

China will strengthen the development of its organ transplantation work within the legal and ethical framework, and build an even more fair and efficient system, said Guo Yanhong, vice director of the medical administration division of the National Health Commission.

Tanzania President Orders Arrest Of Ferry Operator

Tanzanian President John Magufuli on Friday ordered the arrest of the management of a ferry that capsized in Lake Victoria, as the death toll climbed to 131 and rescue workers pressed on with the search to find scores more people feared drowned.

The MV Nyerere may have been carrying as many as 200 passengers -- double the ferry's capacity -- when it capsized close to the pier on Ukara Island on Thursday, according to reports on state media.

Witnesses reached by AFP said the ferry sank when passengers rushed to one side to disembark as it approached the dock.

Nick Cannon Fires Back At Kanye West....

Nick Cannon has warned Kanye West to not to tell him what he can and can't say.

Kanye West had earlier lashed out at Nick and Drake over rumours Kim Kardashian West had an affair with the Canadian star.

The rapper, 41, blasted Drake for suggesting he had sex with his wife and not setting the record straight, and told Mariah Carey's ex not to mention the reality TV star after he had hinted it was a possibility.

Nick has now responded in a video of his own and refused to rule out mentioning Kim in the future.

Real Reason Caitlyn Jenner Asked Kendall & Kylie To Call Her 'Dad

Caitlyn Jenner has revealed the real reason she asked her daughters Kendall and Kylie to call her "dad."

The US star transitioned in 2015 and was asked by her daughters what to call her, but there was a touching reason behind the way she asked them to refer to her when she came out as Caitlyn.

But she admitted her choice has not been very popular with some people, as she has been called her out for using the word "dad" or getting pronouns mixed up, which means she feels she is "constantly on eggshells."

As a guest panelist, Caitlyn told fellow Loose Women Nadia Sawalha, Andrea McLean and Carol McGiffin: "Yes in fact one of the first things they said, as I remember Kendall and Kylie, especially those two I have been so close to and as I continue to be close to, said, 'Oh my god, what do we call you?'

Woman Discover 'Dead Tortoise Inside Her VAGINA'

A British woman has reportedly been questioned by police on Tenerife after doctors found a dead tortoise inside her vagina.

Staff at the A&E department of a medical centre in the south of the island are said to have called officers in after making the bizarre discovery.

The unnamed woman, described as an expat, had sought help after suffering pain in her genital area which doctors diagnosed as an infection caused by the reptile.

Island newspaper El Dia claimed she told police she had begun to feel odd after going out partying with a group of British friends a couple of days earlier - but had no idea how the tortoise ended up where it did.

Actress Slaps Audience Member Who Says She 'Shouldn't Have Another Child With Down's Syndome'

This is the moment an actress smacks an audience member for criticising her son with Down syndrome during a live TV show.

Evelina Bledans, 49, was taking part in 'Live', a popular chat show on Russian TV presented by Andrey Malakhov.

The topic was about having a baby later in life and Bledans was invited on the show because she is pregnant with her third child at nearly 50 years old.

The pregnancy was achieved with in vitro fertilisation (IVF) and Bledans dreams of having a daughter.

X Factor Star Rushed To Hospital After Suffering A Huge Stroke Aged 47

X Factor star Chico Slimani has suffered a stroke aged 47. A representative for the star told MailOnline: 'We can confirm that Chico has sadly suffered a stroke. This has been a great shock to Chico, his wife and their two children, also his close friends and family... 

'We thank you in advance for giving Chico and the family some privacy at this time. Chico is now undergoing further tests and further statements will be released.'