Monday, March 18, 2019

Surgeon Performs 'World First' Remote Brain Surgery

A doctor has performed the first ever brain surgery over a 5G mobile network, according to Chinese media.

A patient with Parkinson's disease allegedly had an implant put in their brain by a doctor who was more than 1,800miles away (3,000km).

The doctor who did the operation said the new technology could make it easier for medics to operate on people who live in more remote areas and can't travel.

Dr Ling Zhipei, a surgeon at the People's Liberation Army General Hospital in Beijing, did the procedure while thousands of miles away, according to China Global Television Network (CGTN).

World's Oldest SEMEN Still Viable 50 Years After It Was First Stored

Fifty year old ram sperm has been thawed and used to successfully impregnate 34 sheep in Australia, scientists reveal. They believe it is the oldest sperm ever to produce offspring and is the oldest viable stored semen of any species.

And some of the lambs born to the impregnated Merino ewes even had features that have since been bred out.

The live birth rate matched that of sperm frozen for just 12 months. The semen has been stored at minus 196 degrees in liquid nitrogen in Sydney since being taken in 1968.

Associate Professor Simon de Graaf from the Sydney Institute of Agriculture and School of Life and Environmental Sciences at the University of Sydney said: "This demonstrates the clear viability of long-term frozen storage of semen.

Yoruba Actress, Seyi Ashekun Welcomes 2nd Child

Yoruba actress, Seyi Ashekun is a mother again. She welcomed a bouncing baby girl abroad almost two years after her first child . Her colleagues in the industry have taken to social media to celebrate with her. We say big congrats to her.

Photos: Muscular Monkey That Looks Like 'Body Builder' Leaves Zoo Visitors Stunned

A muscular monkey that looks like a 'body builder' has left zoo visitors stunned. Santeri Oksanen, 34, snapped the pumped-up primate while it kept a close eye on its territory.

The game developer, from Lauttasaari, Finland, captured the White-Faced Saki's grumpy expressions while visiting Korkeasaari Zoo in his country's capital, Helsinki.

He said: "I couldn't believe the huge muscles that the monkey had. "The other monkeys were very small in comparison, they all looked a bit scared of her.

Anto Lecky Donates Blood To Victims Of Lagos Collapsed Building

Ex Bbnaija Housemate, Anto Lecky has joined other Nigerians who have gone out to donate blood to victims of last week wednesday's building collapse in Lagos.

Writing in her experience, she said; ''Went straight from Abeokuta to Lagos Island to donate blood. Voluntary blood donors are heroes! The donating process takes less than 5 minutes. Please take the time out to donate blood to save a life. Contact @bloodplus_ng for more details''
Well done!

Timi Dakolo Comes For Pastors Sleeping With Their Members Again

If you know Timi Dakolo, you will know this is a thing dare to his heart, especially being a one-time church boy too. Now, this is not the first time, or second time, Timi Dakolo will be saying pastors sleep with church members. There was a time he even threatened to call out a church pastor who does that on a regular. Lol. Taking to IG again, Timi says;


New Loved Up Photos Of Adaeze Yobo & Husband

The couple stepped out for a date last night and we love!

Lady Surprises Mom On Her 60th Birthday With A New Honda SUV

A South African Tv host and on-air personality, Ayanda Thabethe has surprised her mom who recently turned 60.  She made the surprise by visiting a Honda shop and made sure they delivered it to her mom.

Posting the photos of herself and mother with the SUV, she wrote;  "Happy 60th Birthday mom !! Thank you for everything."

Just In! Another Building Collapses In Lagos Island

Many people are feared dead as another building has collapsed in Lagos. The building is located at 57, Egerton Square, Oke Arin, Lagos Island. The development is coming barely one week after another building collapsed at Ita Faji, Lagos Island, killing 20 persons and leaving several injured.

A video posted online showed an injured victim being carried away from the scene of the collapse by people in the community.


Oh yes they are giants in the game! Nkem Owoh posted the photo yesterday to the delight of his fans, who can't but praise the three. Heavyweights!

Ex-Beauty Queen Iheoma Nnadi Tired Of IG Beggars

Lol. Ex-Beauty Quuen -- MBGN 2014 precisely, Iheoma Nnadi-Emenike who is married to a footballer says she is tired of instagram beggars.

Iheoma who has been away for a way, only posted a photo of herself yesterday and says beggars have returned to her DM.

Mercy Johnson & Husband In New Cute Photo

The actress shared the photo to usher in her fans into a new week. Really cool!

Video: Lady Rejects Marriage Proposal Inside Shoprite, Anambra State

Oh dear, a lady has turned down a marriage proposal inside Onitsha shoprite Anambra, State. The two had gone shopping, and before they could go far into it, the guy went on one of his kneels and proposed to her. The lady, not wanting to embarrass him, quickly used her left hand to  cover the ring while the man still held it. He persisted and wanted her to have the ring, and sisi just walked away very fast.

Lol... she doesn't want no drama... it's obvious he isn't her choice. Video below...

Toor! There's A P!nis Festival In Japan [Photos]

Thousands of people have flocked to a huge festival in Japan - and it is dedicated entirely to p!nises.

Enormous members, multi-coloured phallic decorations and food shaped like the male anatomy all feature at the P!nis Festival, which is also known as Honen-sai.

Every year in March, residents and visitors of the Aichi Prefecture in Japan flock to Komaki, north of Nagoya, to see a giant phallus carried through the streets.

Men of an "unlucky age" carry a two-metre p!nis, carved from Japanese cypress, and offer it to the shrine with prayers for a good harvest, flourishing of all natural things and fertility to loved ones.

Drinking Coke Or Diet Coke Everyday Increases Your Risk Of Dying Young - Researchers

Enjoying a can of Coke or Diet Coke every once in a while is fine, but scientists have issued a rather bleak warning for those who drink the fizzy beverage, and other sugary-sweetened drinks, everyday.

According to a new study, drinking sugary beverages everyday can increase the risk of dying young from cancer and heart disease.

And it's especially bad news for women, who were found to be more vulnerable to premature death, the more sugary drinks they have.

One solution might be to swap your sugary drink out for an artificially sweetened one - but experts say drinking more than four can still result in the same risk.

Remember Mum Who Drowned Daughter In Bath After Her Marriage Ended? She Is Jailed For Life

A former teacher who drowned her three-year-old daughter in a bath when her marriage broke down has been jailed for life.

Claire Colebourn, 36, told officers her child had protested in confusion saying 'I don't want a bath mummy, I don't want a bath,' a court heard.

But the mother confessed to police: "I drowned my own daughter. I drowned my own daughter."
Colebourn had planned to end Bethan's life, set an alarm to "carry out the act" and altered her will the next day, the court heard.

Prince Charles Sports Unusually Wild Hairdo

Prince Charles' normally neat hair appeared to be suffering in the tropical heat as he spoke at the start of a 12-day Caribbean tour.

The Prince of Wales was pictured with ruffled unruly hair as he spoke during the opening ceremony of his St Lucia vicit.

The heir to throne stopped on the island for a few hours before heading on to Barbados where he will meet Camilla.

INEC Refusing To Release Election Materials To Atiku

Kola Ologbondiyan, spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has accused the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of willfully ignoring court orders directing the commission to release the presidential election materials to Atiku Abubakar, the PDP presidential candidate.

Ologbodiyan said this in a press statement issued on Saturday. Atiku and his party had approached the court to challenge the outcome of the February 23 presidential election, alleging electoral malpractices.

Atiku secured his first victory when the court ordered the commission to release copies of the electoral materials to Atiku.

However, the party’s spokesperson said INEC has refused to obey the order despite notice and follow-ups.

One Dead, Multiple People Injured After Man Opens Fire On Tram In Holland [Photos]

One person has died and several others have been injured after a shooting on a tram in a city in Holland this morning.

Police, including an anti-terror unit, have been deployed to the scene following the incident on a tram at 24 October Square in the city of Utrecht.

Images from the scene show a tram stopped in the middle of a junction surrounded by emergency emergency service vehicles.

Police Utrecht confirmed there are "multiple injuries" and said a manhunt is underway after the gunman escaped.

I Take Care Of My Bum Than My Stomach – Pat Ugwu

There haven’t been many entertainers as lusciously daring as Pat Ugwu in recent times, given the goods she puts to the good on social media, particularly, the Instagram.

And she has severally labelled herself as a member of the ‘Ukwu Movement’ ( women who flaunt their bums because they believe they are endowed in that region of their body), not only in words but more in deeds by posting many bum-baring pictures of herself to drive home her point.

And she has severally labelled herself as a member of the ‘Ukwu Movement’ ( women who flaunt their bums because they believe they are endowed in that region of their body), not only in words but more in deeds by posting many bum-baring pictures of herself to drive home her point.

Simi Calls Out Pastor Over His Claims That Alot Of People Are Single Due To S-x

Simi  has called out the General Overseer of the David Christian Center, Pastor Kingsley over his claim that there are so many single people because men are s-xually satisfied. According to Kingsley, once a man is s-xually satisfied with a lady, he moves on to another, and it;s the reason many women are single today. In the viral video, the Pastor says, if women decide to starve men of s-x, many of them will get married NOW.

The Pastor in his sermon said; ''women need to understand that men are not emotionally developed as they are, women know what they want from childhood. The average teenage girl has dreams of how her wedding will be.

Tchidi Chikere Celebrates Wife, Nuella Njubigbo On Her Birthday

Nollywood filmmaker, Tchidi Chikere is celebrating his wife, Nella Njubigbo who is celebrating her 35th birthday today. Taking to social media, the filmaker praised her, writing;

''Breathtaking and so much more! You shine today as always.Touching with your presence and your being and your hands. Looking at you, I just pour out admiration ! Happy Birthday to my wifey and partner on this life's journey. May your life henceforth shine so bright all around and within that all the stars in the sky will blink at your shine! HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO MY NUENUE.@nuella_njubigbo''

Aww! Biodun Okeowo Continues To Mourn Late Mom

Nollywood actress Biodun Okeowo has continued to mom her late mother whom she lost recently. Sharing a throwback photo,the mom of two, who was very close to her mother, wrote;

''About this time last Sunday I lost a rare gem, a wonderful mother, companion, adviser and mentor. Hmmmmmm a mother and child connection is so profound. Can the limitations of language ever do this archetypal relationship justice? No! It feels almost impossible to put in writing the love I feel for you Sisi❤️.

Iya ni wura❤️. My angel. My prayer warrior. My confidant. Continue to Rest In Peace my dear mother 🙏. You left a vacuum no one on this earth can fill. Even as I put my thoughts to writing it’s still like a dream😭. A pinch to really know this is real🙁. So I won’t ever hold you again?''

Throwback Photo Of Peter Okoye Looking Like The Real Michael Jackson

Looking like the REAL Michael Jackson

Pius Adesanmi’s Wife Finally Speaks On His Death

Olumuyiwa Balogun-Adesanmi, the wife of late Pius Adesanmi, has released a statement over her husband’s sudden death. Mr Adesanmi, a professor and columnist, was one of the passengers in the Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed last week. All the passengers and crew members in the flight died. Her statement;

I have no words to describe the depths of my pain on the untimely passing of my husband, Pius Adesanmi. He was an extraordinary scholar, husband, devoted father and a fine gentleman. He was an uncommon breed. He wrote about human rights, gender equality and human dignity. He practised what he preached. I am a living witness to the kindness of his soul and love for others.

Pius Adesanmi enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. Our daughter Tise’s words often tugged at his heart every time he needed to travel. He compensated for his regular absences by being generous with his time. He was witty, funny and a joy to behold.