Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Drake donates $100K to programme aimed at bailing out protesters arrested by police

Drake showed solidarity with protesters across US when he donated to the National Bail Out.

The 33-year-old rap superstar shared a receipt for his $100,000 donation to the charity in his Instagram Stories after the songwriter Mustafa the Poet urged him to exceed his own contribution.

The donation came as major cities across the United States have experienced massive protests inspired by the death of George Floyd.

Drake initially re-posted a receipt for Mustafa's $400 donation to the National Bail Out fund.

Blood flows as suspected herdsmen invade southern Kaduna community [graphic photos]

Suspected Fulani herdsmen have invaded Tudun Doka community under Kajuru Local Government Area of Kaduna State, killing dozens of persons in the process, according to SaharaReporters.

Nine persons, mostly women and children, were hacked to death with machetes by the attackers.

Those killed include Richard Yusuf, Kefas Yusuf, Fidelis Wada, Kachia, Genesis Soja, Victoria Gyata, Rose Soja and Rahab Soja.

Narrating how the attack happened, a visibly distraught mother according to SaharaReporters said, "I just came from Doka, I am the mother of Elizabeth Samaila. The herdsmen started attacking around 5am today, they hacked my daughter."

Corps member slumps in her apartment, dies 3 days after

A corps member serving at Abua Odual LGA in Rivers state, Atiye Florence Aduke has reportedly died in her apartment.

The member of 2019 Batch C, Stream 2 of the youth program was said to have slumped in her apartment and hit her head against the wall.

The incident happened on the 27th of May, 2020, but gave up the ghost on the 30th of May.

Family and friends have been paying tributes to her, with one Facebook user, Atiye Olawale who is believed to be her brother lamenting on how he won't see her again.

Atiku calls family of Uwa Omozuwa, as he calls for stricter laws against rapists in Nigeria

Former Vice-President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar has phoned the family of late UNIBEN student, Uwa Omozuwa to console them on the sudden loss of their daughter.

Uwa was r.a.p.e.d and murdered at a church in Benin, where she had gone to read.

Calling for stricter laws against rapist in the country, the former number 2 man, tweeted;

''I just spoke to the family of the late Uwa Omozuwa. I expressed my deepest condolences over her rape and murder. I feel their anguish. Sadly, rape is now a pandemic in our country.

George Floyd: US Embassy warns citizens after Nigerians stage protest in Abuja

The United States Embassy in Nigeria has warned its citizens against visiting its consulate office at Walter Carrington Crescent over a planned protest on the killing of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer.

This is as some Nigerian protesters on Tuesday demonstrated at the US embassy in Abuja.

During the protest, the aggrieved Nigerians sought an end racial discrimination.

The US Embassy, in a “demonstration alert” published on its website, advised its citizens to be aware of their surroundings.

Women reveal they orgasm while exercising and it's better than s.e.x with a man

Lobatan! Women who have struggled workout during lockdown may now have all the motivation they have ever needed to get fit: the 'coregasm'.

Several fitness fanatics have revealed on social media that doing ab exercises leads them to experience an exercise-induced orgasm, with some insisting that the climax is 'even better than s.e.x with a man'.

In a post shared to her Instagram Stories, New York-based fitness trainer Bec Donlan, 32, asked her followers whether they had ever had a coregasm - and was met with a slew of responses from women admitting that they often climax while working out their abs, a phenomenon that many previously thought was something only they had experienced.

Breaking! FG discharges Saudi Arabia returnees

The 292 Saudi Arabia returnees have been discharged after 15 days in isolation, in an hotel in Abuja.

They all tested negative for covid-19.

They were discharged this morning and most of them are already on their way to Lagos.

Biker accidentally set on fire when he was sprayed with sanitizer at a coronavirus check point in India [photos]

A biker was accidentally set on fire when he was sprayed with sanitizer at a drive-through coronavirus check point in India.

Footage shows a man pulling up in front of two government workers at a complex in Ahmedabad, Gujarat to be sprayed with disinfectant to remove traces of the coronavirus from his motorcycle. 

Just seconds after the workers spray the back of his bike erupts into a ball of bright orange flames.

The shocked rider hops off his motorbike and dumps it in the road and runs away.

Omozuwa: BBN’s Khafi explains why she didn't report her rapist

BBN’s Khafi has explained why she did not report a man who r.a.p.e.d her years ago.

The hashtag #whyididntreport trended on twitter yesterday and ladies took to the platform to narrate their sad r.a.p.e experiences following the murder of Vera Omozuwa.

BBN's Khafi was one of those who spoke about their sad r3pe experiences.

According to her, her r3pist apologised after the r3pe and claimed he was drunk and she believed and forgave him. She also said the only person she told about the r3pe made her understand it was her fault. She said she then decided to keep quiet because she felt dirty and ashamed afterwards.

''Because he apologized right after. Because I made myself believe him being drunk was an excuse. Because the one person I did tell said I caused it. Because I felt dirty and ashamed'', she stated.

Oyo begins community testing as COVID-19 cases rise

Oyo State has recorded 15 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the state to 317.

The latest figures, released by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Tuesday night revealed that the 15 cases in Oyo were among the 241 new cases recorded in 14 states.

The Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) of the state COVID-19 Task Force said it would begin the community testing for COVID-19 on Wednesday.

The exercise is to determine the behaviour of the virus in the state.

The testing, expected to hold in 10 locations, will kick off in three different sites in Ibadan.

Rihanna turns up the heat with seductive underwear shots

Rihanna has turned up the heat with her seductive underwear shots

The singer is the face of her lingerie line, Savage X Fenty. And Rihanna proved to be her own best advert as she modelled a lime green two-piece set that showed off her curves.

The We Found Love hitmaker, 32, put her enviable physique on display as she posed up a storm in a striking photoshoot.

Rihanna put her ample cleavage and underboob tattoo on full display as she donned a lime green front clasp bra with a lace trim.

Odion Ighalo vows to take Man Utd ‘higher and higher’

Odion Ighalo has vowed to take Manchester United “higher and higher” after signing up for another six months.

The Nigerian’s loan from Shanghai Shenhu has been extended until January 2021 after his original agreement was set to end last weekend.

Ighalo scored four goals in eight games after joining the Red Devils at the start of the year.

But he was set to return to China before the resumption of the Premier League later this month.

George Floyd’s 6 year-old daughter shouts ‘daddy changed the world’ in heartbreaking video

George Floyd's daughter Gigi, 6, has appeared in a heartbreaking video where she shouts "daddy changed the world" after her dad’s death sparks a global protest movement.

The video, which shows the little girl smiling proudly as she sits on the shoulders of a long-term friend, has given inspiration and hope to many who are campaigning for justice.

Ex-basketball pro Stephen Jackson, who has been campaigning for justice on behalf of his longtime friend, is seen holding Floyd's daughter with her arms outstretched.

From high up on Jackson's shoulders, Gigi proudly declares "Daddy changed the world!"

Ronaldo's girlfriend,Georgina posts outrageous selfie of bum

Georgina Rodriguez sent her 18.4million Instagram followers wild with her latest gym selfie.

The model and partner of Cristiano Ronaldo has a soft spot for updating fans on her workouts and Friday's snap showed off her incredible glutes.

21 year old man stabs friend to death over girlfriend in Bauchi

A 21-year-old young man, known as Ishaku from Dass local government area of Bauchi state, has allegedly killed his friend, Zeloti John over a girlfriend.

Daily Sun learnt that the unfortunate incident occurred on Friday, 29th May, 2020 in Kanwara,  a drinking joint in located in Dass.

“On the fateful day, I saw the deceased, Zeloti going up and down in the morning in my area talking with people as if he knew he was about to die,” a source said.

The source, a relation of the deceased,  confirmed that he was at home Friday evening at about 5.30pm when he received the sad news of the death of Zeloti during a fight at the joint.

Politician goes topless during Government Zoom call after mistakenly thinking she’d turned her camera off

A Mexican senator was caught getting topless on a government Zoom conference unaware that her camera was on.

66-year-old senator Martha Lucia Micher started getting changed during a May 29 meeting with members of the National Regeneration Movement political party, the Bank of Mexico, and journalists.

Screenshots from the meeting originally meant to discuss the impact of the coronavirus pandemic were leaked by an unknown attendee.

Sen. Micher apologised for the incident after it did the rounds on social media and she was mercilessly trolled by creeps and perverts.

The Weekend donates $500K towards Black Lives Matter

The Weeknd has donated $500,000 of his own money to various causes associated with the international human rights movement Black Lives Matter.

The Canadian singer, real name Abel Tesfaye, shared a series of receipts and subsequent thank you messages from recipients after making his donations on June 1st.

Captioning the posts, Tesfaye, 30, wrote: 'keep supporting our brothers and sisters out there risking everything to push for actual change for our black lives.

'Urging everyone with big pockets to give and give big and if you have less please give what you can even if it's a small amount.'

Kaduna says markets, places of worship yet to reopen

Despite President Muhammadu Buhari’s approval for the relaxation of restriction placed on churches and mosques starting from Tuesday Kaduna State Government said worshipping places and markets will remain closed in the state till further notice

In a statement by Muyiwa Adekeye Special Adviser to the Governor, he said the public spaces, of which comprises of religious places and markets were closed in March 2020 as the state stepped-up Covid-19 prevention efforts and relevant government agencies will engage the business, community, and religious leaders to discuss and agree on the protocols for the safe opening of businesses and market, and resumption of congregational worship.

He noted that the state government has started engagements with business leaders, and began receiving recommendations from some religious leaders on the subject of safe re-opening of places of worship.

Mum live streams birth of 6th child & thousands watch it happen

When we think of giving birth, we don't tend to think of it as a public spectacle. It's typically something private that happens in a delivery room, or in our own home, or potentially in the back seat of a car if the baby comes a little earlier than expected.

But one mum decided to share her birthing experience with all 56,000 of her Instagram followers.

Emma Isaacs, the founder and global CEO of Business Chicks, is now the proud mum to six children and on Monday evening, the parent decided to go live on social media while giving birth at home.

#JusticeforBarakat: Another girl is r.a.p.e.d and murdered

An 18-year-old girl, identified as Bello Barakat, was reportedly gang raped and murdered by unknown men in Ibadan, Oyo state capital.

The incident was said to have occurred on Tuesday in Akinyele area of Ibadan, Oyo state.

It was gathered that her dad found her dead body around their home, after her body was examined, they discovered that she was raped, then she got murdered.

Bello Barakat, aged 18, was a year one student of Federal College of Animal Health and Production in Ibadan.

Tyson Fury signs contract to fight Anthony Joshua

Frank Warren claimed Tyson Fury has signed his side of the deal to fight Anthony Joshua in an unnamed country.

But the Gypsy King's promoter admitted his fears that the Brit, 30, does not want to face the Gypsy King, 31, anytime soon.

When asked about the possibility of Fury fighting AJ, Warren said on Good Morning Britain: "Look we've got no problem with it.

"We've signed an NDA with a country that are hopefully about to make the fight happen.

How blackmailer tried to swindle Seyi Tinubu of millions claiming he had a fight during covid-19 lockdown

Activities of some people who are of the opinion that they can make quick money through blackmail was brought to fore recently when one unidentified individual called up the number of the Executive Chairman of Loatsad Promomedia, Mr. Seyi Tinubu and demanded for a whopping N7million so they will not soil his name on social media.

The blackmailer, according to sources close to the hardworking philanthropist had placed a call through to the energetic young entrepreneur and claimed he is in possession of a video of him fighting a club manager in Lekki during the Covid-19 ordered lockdown and that he will be taking such to social media except he’s paid to keep quiet.

Okocha's iconic strike is "most spectacular goal in history of German football"

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has labelled Jay-Jay Okocha's strike against Oliver Khan for Eintracht Frankfurt back in 1993 the "most spectacular goal in the history of German football."

Okocha's magnificent goal saw him keep hold of the ball in the penalty area, twisting and turning past a number of defenders before slotting it cooly past the Khan.

The strike was named goal of the season by many German outlets and Khan joked in 2016 that he was still "feeling dizzy" because of it.

Speaking to the Guardian, Klopp lauded Okocha and that goal in particular, saying: "Okocha scored the most spectacular goal in the history of German football.

Pamela Anderson admits she still rocks iconic red bikini she wore on set of Baywatch 23 years ago

Pamela Anderson might be most memorable for her iconic slow motion run down the beach in Baywatch.

And the blonde bombshell still has what it takes to patrol Malibu Beach as lifeguard CJ Parker.

She recently admitted that she still likes to rock her character's famous red one-piece swimsuit 'just around the living room' 23 years later.

The 52-year-old told Fox News: 'Oh, I have one right here in my top drawer! It still fits. I have worn it on occasion just to be funny with my friends.'

Meet 13-year old genius who has earned four associate degrees and is now off to the university

A 13-year-old boy has become the youngest person to graduate from a college in California with four associate degrees and a perfect 4.0 GPA.

Jack Rico now plans to study at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas on a full scholarship.

Young Jack earned four degrees over the course of two years at Fullerton College in Southern California to become the youngest graduate in the school's history.

Jack was the youngest of 21,000 students and became well known on the campus.