Saturday, December 13, 2014

Tayo Faniran Denies Receiving $350,000 From Billionaire Ayiri Emani

BBA 2014 contestant who just left the house, Tayo Faniran has asked Nigerians to stop spreading rumours about him, which can make him lose real helpers. According to news which filtered online this week, Tayo was given a sum of $350,000 by Billionaire Ayiri Emani who felt he was cheated in the house and decided to compensate him, but Tayo said it was nothing but just a mere rumour. He denied ever receiving such an amount or any penny from the billionaire.

Tayo who spoke on a South African radio station, said he is not rich and wouldn’t mind if he gets real help. Remember we reported it, but told you we were highly in doubt.

Photos: Explosion Hits Akure

A suspected gas explosion has hit, Arakale an area in Akure just few minutes ago. According to eyewitnesses it’s an explosion from a gas station spreading  rapidly towards residential buildings at the moment. Some people are said to have lost their lives immediately the explosion occurred, while residents are running out of their houses for fear of been caught in the fire. Another photo after the cut.

Bukky Wright Loses House Of Reps Ticket In Ogun State

Actress, Bukky Wright, has lost her bid to contest for the House of Representatives ​on the platform of the Social Democratic Party, SDP, Ogun State chapter. She lost to a former aide of Gov. Amosun, Mr. Sopade in the party’s primaries. 

Terrorism Will Never Prevail - Gen. Buhari

Find a fresh press statement from APC's presidential candidate, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari on terrorism below;

I condemn, unreservedly and with every strength in me, the recent terrorist attacks in Kano and Jos, the two historic cities that are known for their rich cultural and religious heritage.

Once again, those who seek to influence our way of life, modify our faith and our most sacred core values, have struck, leaving in their wake lives brutally cut short, limbs badly broken and dreams forced to fade away.

Muma Gee Abandons PDP, Decamps To Labour Party, Wins Primaries

Smart woman, lol. So after failing to cling the party’s ticket for the Federal House of Representatives, Constituency 1 of Abua/Odual and Ahoada East Local Government under PDP, Muma Gee quietly decamped to Labour Party, LP, where she was given the ticket to represent the party at the forth coming 2015 general elections. 

Osun Health Ministry Destroys Over N10m Fake Drugs

The Osun State Ministry of Health, in collaboration with the Pharmaceutical Council of Nigeria, has destroyed fake and expired drugs worth over N10 million this morning. The expired drugs were burnt at a dump site in Osogbo in the presence of State Director, National Agency for Food, Drugs Administration and Control, Mr. Kayode Fagboyo.

The ministry and the PCN also disclosed that they had sealed the illegal medicine stores from where the drugs were seized and the owners have also been apprehended.

They also encouraged citizens to always patronise registered outlets to purchase their drugs.

Ogun PDP Primaries: Ignore Dimeji Bankole- Gboyega Isiaka

Prince Gboyega Nasir Isiaka, popularly called GNI has asked the good people of Ogun State and Nigerians at large to ignore anybody saying the PDP’s gubernatorial party primaries which took place last Monday, 8th of December, 2014 has been annulled.  

According to him he was rightly elected as delegates where present, the police, SSS, INEC all monitored it and have made their reports.

Young Model, Jennifer Oseh Releases New Hot Photos

Jennifer Oseh Ahuma is a 22-year old Nigerian model, actress and video vixen, who has featured in a lot of musical videos. Jennifer whom a lot of people have described as being s*xy has just released few photos of herself. See more photos after the cut. You like?

Only Few People Speak Good English In Nigeria- Rapper Reminisce

Indigenous rapper, Remilekun Safaru popularly known as Reminisce has said he believes only few people speaks good English in Nigeria. According to him, Indigenous rappers have been neglected, but few of them in the game have strived had to be heard. He also says so many people want to be razz these days, because razz is seen as the new cool.

“I don’t think anyone has given indigenous rappers any chance, we took it by ourselves. We just decided among ourselves that we need to make people know what we have to offer. Indigenous rappers own the crowd. Let’s be very honest with ourselves, how many people can speak good English in this country? It’s about the audience affiliating with the artistes who speak their language. It’s not about calling indigenous rappers razz and local. More people want to be razz now; they think razz is the new cool. Luckily for me, I am selling razz music and I am getting rich off it. “ 

Thank God Entertainers Lost Their Primaries- Etcetera

It’s another blockbuster from Etcetera.

My dear entertainers who just lost out in your quest for public office, can you please gbe enu e soun so that we can concentrate on the election at hand? Despite your claims, we all know the reasons why you sought public office in the first place. So many Nigerians have hurt their knees in praying to God to rid this nation of political miscreants and people with selfish motives in seeking public offices. So the fact that you all lost your primaries is a gargantuan sign that the system does not see you as worthy representatives of the Nigerian youths. 

PDP Primaries: Obanikoro Drags Party To Court

Immediate past Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro has sued PDP for ‘manipulating’ it’s gubernatorial primaries which took place on Monday in Lagos, with Jimi Agbaje emerging the winner. According to him, Chief Bode George and Ogunlewe manipulated the results and after petitioning the party nothing was done about it, which made him ahead for a Federal High court in Abuja.

“We must stand by the truth and the truth is that last Monday’s primary must be cancelled and re-conducted.

“We turned in our petition on Tuesday, thinking that on Thursday, the party would reply according to its guidelines but it has not responded as we speak.

Friday, December 12, 2014

Photos: Police Headquarters Obalende On Fire

The Police headquarters building in Obalende, Lagos is presently on fire. The fire started at the Kan Saleem building and its gradually spreading to other parts. See more photos after the cut.

Hey Guys I am off to RCCG Camp. I might not be working again today, but when I get there and I see I can work, then I will. If not catch you guys in the morning. You know how it is, God first. Hope you guys are coming too. Love you all.

A Merrybet Christmas: Another 1,000,000 Jackpot Won!

Another N1,000,000 was won in week 26 of the ongoing “Predict &Win” promo of Nigeria’s most innovative bookmaker, "Merrybet".  This festive season would be a splendid one for the winner as he is N1,000,000 richer. Since the jackpot has been won, the weekly jackpot has been reset to N1,000,000.

The race to win the N1,000,000  jackpot for week 27 becomes more intense as over 130 people compete with each needing just a strike to win.

Photos: Yinka Aiyefele Remembers Accident 17 Years After

Yinka Aiyefele today wrote on his Facebook page how today 12th December, 2014 marks the 17th year he had an accident on his way to Abeokuta, Ogun State.  He thanked God for sparing his life in the accident he termed his turning point. His words;

Rejoice and thank God with me. the journey started exactly 17yrs ago, it was on Friday December 12th 1997. On my way to Abeokuta where I had that ghastly motor accident. it was indeed MY TURNING POINT. "ODUNMBAKU" I will for ever be grateful to you my Lord. Thank you all for your love, support and encouragement. When there is life there is hope.

Again, Benson Okonkwo Boasts About Being S*xy, Blasts Nigerians For Being Hypocrites

Benson Okonkwo has granted an interview with The Sun Newspaper where he boasted about being the s*xiest man in Nollywood and also blasted Nigerians saying they are nothing but hypocrites for criticizing his movies but enjoy p*rn behind closed doors.

What is that thing about you that made you win S*xiest Man award twice?

First of all I want to give all the glory to God and my fans for voting for me. I am a very s*xy man as you can see. Let me say that I have always been s*xy. I started to model at the age of 16 and I did stuff for platforms like Zain, Nestle, and Gold Circle Condoms to mention a few. Continue...

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Rochas Okorocha Picks Imo APC Governorship Ticket Hours After Losing Presidential Ticket

Imo State Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha has picked APC’s governorship ticket few hours after losing his bid for the All Progressives Congress’ presidential ticket in Lagos.

His son-in-law and Commissioner for Lands and Urban Planning, Chief Uche Nwosu, who was said to have been adopted as the governorship candidate, announced his withdrawal from the race after Okorocha lost the presidential bid.

Speaking before the ratification of Okorocha’s candidature, the Chairman of the Electoral Committee, Mr. John Alamba said: ”A few days ago, we gathered here to elect Chief Nwosu as the APC governorship candidate, but I was in Lagos when I learnt that the candidate had resigned on personal grounds. We are gathered here today to ratify Governor Okorocha as the party’s governorship candidate”. Nwosu said “party’s interest supersedes personal ambition”, and enjoined members to give same support and solidarity to Okorocha.

Again, Obanikoro’s Supporters Protest In Lagos

Aggrieved supporters of the former Minister of State for Defence and Lagos State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, on Thursday, walked peacefully around Lagos metropolis.

They were protesting what they described as travesty and political manipulation that favoured the candidacy of Mr Jimi Agbaje as the standard-bearer of the party in 2015 election.

Tor! PDP Writes APC, Buhari Has Nothing To Offer Except Tired Ideas

Here’s a statement by Olisa Metuh, PDP’s National Publicity Secretary welcoming Buhari as the flagbearer of APC and at the same time saying he has nothing to offer except tired ideas and provocative utterances. His words;

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has welcomed the emergence of former military Head of State, Muhammadu Buhari, as the presidential flagbearer of Bola Tinubu’s All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2015 general elections.

This will be the fourth time General Buhari will be contesting in the presidential elections. On each of the three previous occasions, he failed to articulate a vision of the future that was acceptable to Nigerians.

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Twin Bomb Blast Rocks Jos

Twin bomb explosions have occurred this evening in central Jos, the capital of Plateau State near a busy motor park, operated by state-owned Plateau Riders around 6.30pm, residents have said. The casualty figures are yet unclear, but many are believed to have died from the explosions.

We shall keep you updated.

SEE Who Gave Rita Dominic A ‘Romantic’ Hug

That’s Nollywood actor, Blossom Chukwujekwu giving Rita Dominic a hug yesterday at the AMVCA nomination party. It was meant to be just a hug, but he went ‘spiritual’. 

Children Kidnapped By Nanny In Lagos Found

This is such a good news. The two young boys, Rafael and Michael who were kidnaped from their home in Isheri Magodo Estate on Sunday have been found. They were found today in Shagamu and have been handed over safely to their parents.

Sudan Deports 26 Nigerians Over Ebola fears

The Sudanese authorities have denied 26 Nigerians entry into their country over suspicion that they were possibly infected by the dreaded Ebola Virus Disease, one of those repatriated has told Premium Times. Hauwa’u Ibrahim Bakori, a second year student of Pharmacy at Al Ahfad University for Women, Omdurman, said she and 25 others were denied entry after arriving Khartoum Airport yesterday. They were detained, and then deported to Nigeria today, Ms. Bakori said.

Ms Bakori revealed she had earlier travelled to Nigeria for holidays, before returning yesterday.

The Nigerians travelled to Khartoum via an Ethiopian Airline flight ET 910 from Abuja, travelling via Addis Ababa. But on arrival in Khartoum, authorities seized their passports, and arranged boarding passes for them to return to Nigeria. They were not tested for Ebola, Ms. Bakori said.

Muhammadu Buhari Wins APC Primary Election

General Muhammadu Buhari has won APC’s presidential primaries which started yesterday at Teslim Balogun Stadium in Surulere, Lagos and ended few minutes ago. Buhari defeated four other aspirants to win the ticket by polling 3,430 votes while former vice president, Atiku Abubakar scored 954 votes. Governor Rabi’u Kwankwaso of Kano State got 974 votes, Governor Rochas Okorocha scored 624 votes and the Publisher of Leadership Newspapers, Sam Nda-Isaiah, got 10 votes.

Sixteen votes were considered invalid and were therefore voided. Buhari, 72, was Nigeria’s military leader between December 31, 1983 and August 27, 1985.              

This Is Mean....

Atiku Abubakar already has 954 votes, so we are waiting for Buhari, Rochas Okorocha, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso and Sam Nda-Isaiah scores. But then this photo is already going on online. Not fair.

Al Jazeera Journalist killed In Syria

Al Jazeera Media Network has sadly announced the death of its Arabic correspondent in Syria, Mahran Al Deeri, who died on Wednesday, 10 December 2014, while covering battles in the city of Al Sheikh Maskin in rural Daraa.

According to his family members, Mahran was killed while taking cover from regime fire as his car hit the vehicle of rebel fighters when he turned off his headlights to avoid being targeted. This is the same area where three other journalists from the Orient Network were targeted and killed three days ago, they noted.

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Couple Jailed For Killing 5-Year Old Girl With Excessive Soda

A cruel couple who forced a five-year-old girl to drink so much soda and water after they found her drinking a soda they said was reserved for adults, have been jailed. They were charged for murder when the girl’s brain swelled from excess soda and died.

Randall Vaughn, 42, and Mary Vaughn, 59 (pictured above) pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and aggravated child neglect and were sentenced to 35 years in prison on Monday in Rogersville, Tennessee.

The court heard they made the girl drink more than half a gallon of gra*e soda and water in just two hours.

How I Asked My Wife Out- Nollywood Actor, Aki

Nolywood actor, Aki has revealed how he wooed his wife three years ago. According to him, nothing really special happened as he asked her out the way people do it. Hear him;

“God will not forgive you if you know you love a girl and she loves you and you know you can make a family. So, what stops you from telling her you love her? What stops you from telling her ‘common baby, let’s do this.’ I just told her baby, lets do this and the rest is history.”

Pastor Chris Oyakhilome’s Eldest Daughter Bonds With Him, As Wife Shuns 51st Birthday

All seem not to be back to norm with the Oyakhilome’s but at least there has been a little change, with one of his daughters now hanging around him. Pastor Oyakhilome’s eldest daughter, Sharon, who is developing her singing career by the day has been with her dad for a couple of days now.

Aside from performing at the annual Christ Embassy ‘ International Pastors’ and Partners’ Conference (IPPC)’ which held in November 2014, Sharon performed on stage with her father, at his 51st birthday celebration last week, an event his wife shunned. 

She will also be with him in Benin, Edo State, tomorrow for the ‘Regional Camp Meeting With Pastor Chris Oyakhilome’, holding Friday, 12th of December, 2014. Charlyn his second daughter is said to be very much with her mom in UK.

Three Policemen Get 2 Years In Jail For Jumping At ‘Free Food’

Lol awoof dey purge belle.  Three policemen were, yesterday, sentenced to two years imprisonment by Magistrate A. Demi-Ajayi of an Ebute-Metta Magistrate’s Court, sitting at Oyingbo, Lagos, over negligence, which resulted in the stealing of their AK-47.

The convicts are Sergeant Felix Okwa, 47; Corporal Ogu Romanus, 46, and Constable Sunday Okoh, 34. Apart from being jailed for two years, they will also serve a six-month community service after completing their jail term.

Photos: APC Delegates Still Very Much At Teslim Balogun Stadium In Lagos

The APC Convention which started yesterday to determine the party’s presidential candidate for 2015 is yet to end. As at this morning some states only started casting their votes. Aspirants and governors gave speeches all through the night and it looks like we will not know the party’s candidate until afternoon. But from the look of things, more delegates are behind Buhari as a stampede almost occurred when he was about mounting the podium to give his speech as most of them wanted to accompany him. Most candidates have started giving up from their looks, but Atiku seems to keep his hope high. Let’s keep our fingers crossed till the elections are over and the winner announced. More photos after the cut.

READ Alao Akala’s Speech As He Bags Labour Party’s Gubernatorial Ticket

Remember we told you Alao Akala has decamped to Labour Party from PDP. Well the other 5 aspirants he met in the party who were willing to cling the party’s Gubernatorial ticket have all stepped down for the former governor, which automatically makes him the ticket holder.

Alao-Akala, who was adopted at a well-attended special congress of the party, held at the Olubadan Stadium in Ibadan, announced Alhaji Sharafadeen Alli as his running mate for the 2015 election. Also read his speech after the cut. Btw, the congress was well attended...he's got his crowd.

What Is Wrong With This Photo Of Benson Okonkwo?

To some people there’s absolutely nothing wrong with it cus some were born with brown teeth. So this actually doesn’t concern me, but found this on twitter where someone posted the photo on her blog with the Caption: Dear Gawd: Guess Whose Teeth Hasn’t Seen The Dentist in Donkey Years?

Really? And we think we are badt on Ladun’s blog? No we are just learning, lol.

Benson Okonkwo originally posted the photo with the caption, “You all are busy looking for who to love you while am busy loving my self. Before they finally changed it for him, lol.

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Mikel Obi’s GF Celebrates Mikel’s First Goal In Awhile

So it’s been quite a while Mikel Obi scored for Chelsea and instead of Nigerians to be happy for him for scoring against Sporting Lisbon FC tonight, they started making jest of him, with some saying this is a dream they need to wake up from. But his girlfriend, Olga Allegra, a Russian, thinks otherwise and celebrated him instead. 

Pictured! Another Magodo Housemaid Plans With Robbers To Rob Boss, Escapes With Loot

                                                                    Daniel and Dennis
Seems house helps are really more into stealing and kidnapping these days. Just about three days ago, a house help kidnapped her boss’ two children in Magodo, and today Vanguard is reporting how a newly employed house help planned with two other men to rob her boss at home. It’s just disheartening.  Find the story after the cut.

Goodluck Jonathan Wins PDP Presidential Primary Election

PDP held their presidential primary election at Eagle Square in Abuja today and President Goodluck Jonathan has been declared the candidate that will represent the party in the 2015 presidential election. See another photo after the cut.

Court Orders Obasanjo's Book Confiscated

Buruji Kashamu’s lawyers are not smiling! A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Wuse Zone 2, Abuja today held that former President Olusegun Obasanjo was in contempt of court for flouting orders restraining him from among others, publishing his autobiography – My Watch.

The judge in a ruling gave Obasanjo 21 days (from the day he will be served) to explain to the court why he should not be punished for contempt for going ahead to publish the book despite the ex-parte interim order made by the court on December 5 and a pending libel suit involving him.

The judge restrained him from further publishing, printing or offering for sale, the book, which content touches on the subject matter before the court.

Pictured! Court Jails Two Pastors 7 Years For Stealing N32m

Justice F. O Ohwo of  Delta State High Court, Warri, Delta State, on Wednesday,  December 10, 2014, convicted and sentenced Pastor Glory Okeoghene Abrefera and Reverend Vincent Okpogu to seven (7) years imprisonment each for stealing depositors' funds amounting to N32million ( Thirty- Two Million Naira only).

The two clergymen were nabbed after deceiving unsuspecting members of the public into investing in Mustard Seed Micro Investment Limited, a wonder bank, and defrauded them of their hard-earned money.

..And Susan Peters Is Still Showing Off Her Ring

Photos: Wizkid Delves Into Business! Starts Manufacturing Of Snapbacks

Wizkid has just announced that he has delved into the business of manufacturing snapbacks and they will be dropping sooner than you expect. See more photos from the soon to be released products after the cut.