Saturday, November 5, 2016

India To Get Technology To Unlock Any Mobile Phone

Indian law enforcement will soon get the technology to unlock notoriously hardto-crack iPhones and other electronic devices with top-notch encryption. And India’s forensic facilities could become the global go-to place for law enforcement agencies seeking to unlock highsecurity devices.

The Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL), the country’s premier forensic institute located in Gandhinagar, will be buying the technology from Cellebrite, an Israeli company that was sought out by US’ Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) for unlocking a terrorist’s iPhone.  So nice.

Jaywon Drops New Hot Singles… Listen

Just days after welcoming his first seed- a baby boy, singer Jaywon has dropped hot new singles and many have called it a double dose.

Next World Music is proud to present Jaywon in ”Bo Lowo” and ”Another Level” featuring Mr Eazi.

Listen to ”Bo Lowo” here

”Another Level” ft. Mr Eazi here

Photos: Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola’s Son Weds

One of Osun State’s Governor’s son, Abdulrauf Aregbesola jnr, is now married. He tied the knot today with his fiancée, Sekinat who is from Kogi State. Big congrats to them. Do see more photos below…

Blac Chyna Calls Out Wendy Williams! Don't Come For My Family!!

Blac Chyna just unleashed an all out verbal assault on Wendy Williams after the talk show host targeted Rob Kardashian.

Williams went in on Chyna and Rob for a solid 5 minutes on her show Friday -- saying Chyna's only using Rob for personal gain -- and calling the "old" Rob thinner, smarter and more confident. Chyna clearly got word of the show segment, because she went ballistic on Williams today in an Instagram post.

Chyna fired off, "so funny how you love to talk about Rob and his insecurities like at a point in time you wasn't a fat 400 pound ass bitch on the radio!" She continues, "You go out there talking about my family like you just hit the pipe backstage!"

Photos: Funke Akindele's Outfit For Jenifa In London Premiere

She absolutely looks gorgeous. And that’s her husband (JJCskillz) by the way.

Covenant University’s School Fees Has God’s Approval- Oyedepo

The Bishop of the Living Faith Church worldwide, Dr. David Oyedepo, has appealed to those criticising the school fees charged by Covenant University to desist to avoid incurring the wrath of God.

Oyedepo, in a telecast to a pre-Shiloh 2016 Convention gathering of the church monitored via satellite in Jos on Saturday, said the critics were acting in ignorance and risked incurring the wrath of God.

He said one of such critic, who was smitten with a strange plague of chronic mouth odour over the act, only received spiritual pardon following his confession and “my intervention before he was restored to dignity”.

EFCC Arraigns Pastor For ‘Fraudulently’ Obtaining Millions From Man

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, yesterday, arraigned Pastor Nimi West and his company, Nimak and Company Nigeria Limited before Justice U.N. Agumoh of the Federal High Court Port Harcourt, Rivers State on a 4-count charge of obtaining money under false pretence to the tune of N22.4 million.

Mr. West is alleged to have received the said amount from one Emmanuel Dike at different times in 2013 as payment for a bungalow at D/Line, Port Harcourt, Rivers State. However, the complainant later discovered that the property had been sold to another person while his efforts to recover his money did not succeed.

Clinic Matter’s Actress Says She Can Kill For Love

Clinic Matter’s famous actress, Nurse TIti but with real names as Nkechi Emmanuel, has said she can kill for love. She said she is ready to do this, when she finds love. Speaking with Showtime celebrity, when asked ‘To what length can you go for love’?

I can kill for love. Love is a good thing and when I find it, I am a very jealous lover. If anyone blocks my path, I can kill that person.

And her Nigerian celebrity crush?

That is Patoranking. He knows what he wants and I like his dress sense.

Man Recreates Beyoncé’s CMAs Dress With Cereal & He Absolutely Nailed It

While no one can truly recreate Beyoncé’s brilliance, one man has come pretty close – by recreating her CMAs dress using cereal and marshmallows.

Mina Gerges made his Beyoncé style dress using white fabric, Froot Loops, and Marshmallows, sticking his edible embellishment on to his design with a hot glue gun. And yes, he absolutely nailed it. More photos...

Man Writes Hilarious List Of Requests To Man ‘Doing’ His Wife & It’s Not A Joke

A man has written an open letter to the man his wife is cheating on him with. Entitled ‘To the man doing my wife’. the husband wanted to let the man know that he was not angry – but wanted to ask a few things of him after all he had been giving to his wife.

Instead of throwing around insults or threats, what he was asking of him was actually very light-hearted and admittedly hilarious.

Some of the requests including to stop leaving the toilet seat up as he keeps getting blamed for it, to stop drinking all of the beer in the fridge when he’s away on fishing trips (which he thoroughly enjoys and to at least buy some more or leave a bit of money if he does so).

Jay Z & Beyonce Get On Stage For Hillary Clinton

Jay Z and Beyonce just endorsed Hillary Clinton in the biggest way possible. On Friday, the get-out-the-vote campaign concert took place in Cleveland with star performances from the power pair, Chance The Rapper, J Cole and Big Sean.

The string of concerts have been designed to drive up the turnout among younger voters.
Speaking to the crowd, Beyonce - whose dancers all wore 'I'm with her' T-shirts - shared an impassioneed speech, saying she would like to see daughter Blue grow up seeing a "woman lead our country and know that her possibilities are limitless".

"Less than 100 years ago women did not have the right to vote," the mum-of-one said. "Look how far we've come from having no voice to being on the brink of making history - again - by electing the first woman president. But we have to vote.

Photo: NDLEA Arrests Four Drug Couriers At The MMIA

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has arrested four drug couriers at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, while attempting to export narcotics with a total weight of 8.8kg to different countries.

One of the suspects, Aniebue Nnamma (50), a clothier at the Aswani Market Lagos, inserted eleven wraps of cocaine weighing 460g in his anus.

A statement by the NDLEA spokesperson, Mr. Mitchell Ofoyeju, said a second suspect, Nzube Chukwudi (37) from Anambra State, who was travelling on a Ghanaian passport with the name, Sokpe Zubbye, ingested 955g of cocaine.

EFCC: Reuben Abati Also Freed

A former Special Adviser to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Media and Publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati has also been released from EFCC custody. According to a report, he was released last night around 8:00pm.

Photo: Police Parade Two Kidnappers, 47 Others With Human Skulls

Rivers State Police Command on Friday paraded 49 suspected armed robbers, cultists and two notorious kidnappers, Alex Obubu and Alaso Igbo.

The suspects were said to be involved in different crimes that had caused much tension in the state.

 Two human skulls and some other parts of human beings were presented to press men during the parading of the suspects.

One of the skulls was identified by a suspect, Chika Amadi, to be the remains of the head of one Mr. Ebubedike Wabali.

The More You Listen To People, The Higher Your Chances Of Dying! Benson Okonkwo Addresses Being Gay

Benson Okonkwo says he is not gay and people should seize to discuss his sexuality because he does women. In a recent interview, the actor says, he knows a lot of people refer to him has been gay, but not reacting to the rumours had made it spread. So now he is responding to it. He said;

“I don’t listen to what people say about me anymore. I am just living my life because it is too short. The more you listen to people, the higher your chances of having high blood pressure and death. You only live once and if you let people’s comment take you to an early grave; it is the same people that would come to your funeral. I have never given a damn about anybody’s opinion when it comes to the way I live my life. I am not gay and I have never acted in a porn movie because I am not a porn star,” he said.

I Was Rejected Several Times In Nollywood Because Of My Skin Colour- Mercy Johnson

Actress Mercy Johnson once again is speaking about how she was rejected on several occasions while starting out in Nollywood. She said the directors back then preferred light skinned ladies and so it was difficult for her. She however said she was lucky because she is a product of grace and only God saw her through. While speaking with Saturday Beats, the mother of three said;

“It is very true that when I was starting out in the movie industry, it was difficult to get roles because of my complexion. I faced that a lot and I tell people that my success is just grace. Somebody once told me that I am too dark but that is where the grace and favour of God comes in. Regardless of
everything, most of the dark-skinned actresses that are my contemporaries made it,” she said.

She also told Saturday Beats that it would be unfair of anyone to say she features in any movie without any consideration. Conitinue....

I’m Ready To Love Again- Juliet Ibrahim

Despite she was once in a marriage which didn’t last more than four years, Ghanaian actress, Juliet Ibrahim has said she is still very much opened to love. When asked by Saturday Beats if she is still opened to love and the relationship she has with the father of her child, she said;

“I speak with my ex-husband; it is a must we speak because we have a son together. Everything is fine between us. But there is no way we are getting back together because it is in the past and he has moved on,” she said.

About finding a man again, she said;

 “Of course I am open to love. I don’t really look out for anything in a man because I believe if the right person is there, God would definitely bring him my way and I would just feel it. I would just know. I don’t have a list of quality a man must possess. Continue...

EFCC Quizzes Muiz Banire, Passport Seized

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Thursday quizzed the National Legal Adviser of the All Progressives Congress, Dr. Muiz Banire (SAN), for about seven hours.

The EFCC also seized his passport before releasing him on administrative bail.

It was learnt that Banire, who is a former Lagos State Commissioner for Transport, was quizzed for the alleged bribery of a judge.

Abducted Ekiti INEC Secretary Freed

Barely 24 hours after the Administrative Secretary, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ekiti State, Mr. Muslim Omoleke was kidnapped on Thursday by unknown gunmen, he has now regained his freedom. The Police have confirmed his release, but didn’t explain how he was released.

It will be recalled that Mr Omoleke was travelling in his official car with his daughter and driver, when he was stopped and whisked away. We are happy about the news.

Friday, November 4, 2016

Photo: Female Fan Tattoos Iyanya’s Name Under Her Breast

See her bra?

Another Under 3 Diagnosed With Cancer! This Time It’s Jean-Christophe Novelli’s Son

Jean-Christophe Novelli and his fiancée are facing heartache as their newborn baby has been diagnosed with cancer.

The celebrity chef and his partner Michelle welcomed little Valentino just eight weeks ago and they've revealed they found a lump growing on his neck.

The parents were told he is suffering from Neuroblastoma cancer and is undergoing treatment in hospital, according to Hello! Magazine.

A spokesperson for the star said: "Jean-Christophe's priority at this time is supporting his family as they deal with this devastating news, it is still very early days but they remain positive and believe the NHS experts are doing everything possible.

Musiliu Obanikoro Released

Musiliu Obanikoro, a former Minister of State for Defence, has been released by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. He was released around 5pm today.

Recall that Obanikoro was detained on October 17 after returning from the United States to submit himself to the EFCC on fraud allegations.

Hishab In Jigawa Destroys 238 Bottles Of Beer

Hisbah, the Sharia law enforcement agency in Jigawa, on Friday said it had destroyed 238 confiscated bottles of assorted beer in Kazaure Local Government Area of the state.

Sa’idu Aliyu, the State Commandant of Hisbah, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Dutse.

He said the consumption of beer was prohibited in all parts of the state.

The commandant said that Hisbah would continue to fight against immoral acts, including consumption of alcohol across the state.

David Beckham Dropped As The Face Of H&M

Footballing hunk David Beckham has been dropped as the face of H&M - and replaced with a younger model. The clothing brand has replaced the fit 41-year-old with Grammy Award-winner The Weeknd .

Becks has been the face of H&M's menswear range for the last five years, but the relationship has come to an end.

The tattooed hunk, who is married to Spice Girl turned fashion designer Victoria Beckham , regularly posed in underwear and swimwear for the brand.

Since 2011, Beckham has modelled H&M's Bodywear collection including a selection of underwear knitwear, suits and raincoats.

Mystery UK Punter Puts £37,000 On Donald Trump To WIN US Presidential Election

William Hill says a first-time customer has wagered a staggering £37,000 on the outcome of the US election just days before the historic vote.

The mystery punter has backed Republican candidate Donald Trump to defeat Democrat Hillary Clinton when Americans go to the polls on Tuesday.

The man stands to win more than £60,000 if Trump wins an election that has been mired in unprecedented scandal and remains under the cloud of an investigation by the FBI.

The punter put down the wager at a William Hill branch in Nottingham on Thursday night.

Michael Buble's Son Diagnosed With Cancer At Just Three

Michael Buble's son Noah has been diagnosed with cancer after an unexpected trip to the doctor took a shocking turn for the worse.

Little Noah, who just turned three in September, had travelled to the US with his mum, Luisana Lopilato, and dad Michael after they raised concerns about his health.

In a statement posted on Luisana's Facebook, Michael said: "We are devastated by the recent cancer diagnosis of our eldest son Noah who is currently in treatment in the United States. We've always talked a lot about the importance of the family and the love we have for our children. Continue...

Protesting NAFDAC Workers Vow Indefinite Strike Over Appointment Of New DG

Workers of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) have vowed to go on an indefinite strike unless the government reviews their salaries and appoints a substantive director general for the agency.

The workers ended a two-week warning strike on Wednesday but said they were prepared to shut down the agency again until their grievances are addressed.

The workers held a brief protest on Thursday morning at the headquarters of the Agency in Wuse, Abuja.

Led by the vice chairman of the agency’s branch of Medical and Health Workers Union, Idzi Isua, the protesters chanted and waved placards in front of the complex.

Uganda Court Bans School Supported By Gates, Zuckerberg.

Uganda's High Court on Friday ordered the closure of a chain of low-cost private schools backed by Microsoft and Facebook founders Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg.

Judge Patricia Basaza Wasswa ruled the 63 Bridge International Academies provided unsanitary learning conditions, used unqualified teachers and were not properly licensed.

The ruling is a blow to Bridge International which has expanded rapidly since its inception in 2008 offering cheap, standardised, technology-driven education in developing countries in Africa and Asia.

100 APC, LP Members Decamp To PDP In Delta State

Over 100 members of the All Progressive Congress, APC, and Labour Party, LP in Ward 5, Ovu Inland, Ethiope East Local Government Area, Delta State, have decamped to the Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP.

This came, as the party passed a vote of confidence vote on the State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa and the state party Chairman, Mr. Kingsley Esiso.

Receiving the new members into the party’s fold at an enlarged meeting of the ward, the ward party Chairman, Chief Andrew Ichikpro charged the PDP faithful to be united and work relentlessly to build on the successes of the party in the area

Buhari To Visit Sokoto On Saturday

President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to pay a one-day working visit to Sokoto State on Saturday.

The Spokesman of Gov. Aminu Tambuwal, Imam Imam, in Sokoto today said the President would be in the state to inspect and inaugurate some developmental projects.

Imam said that, among the projects earmarked for inauguration by the president is the 500-housing estate at Kalambaina-Sokoto.

Orisefemi Storms Daughter’s School For Her Birthday (Photos)

The music act yesterday stormed his daughter’s school, Sonmori Comprehensive High School in Lagos to celebrate her special day with her. The music act has two daughters (Patience and Esther) from two different women but they attend the same school. The birthday girl, Patience is the first, while Esther who is still in the Junior class, is the 2nd. See more photos below…

Mariah Carey Reportedly Feeling Depressed Following Her Split From James Packer

Mariah Carey is feeling 'depressed' following her split from James Packer. The 46-year-old singer was left devastated when her engagement to the Australian billionaire was called off last month and after presuming they'd get back together, she has now accepted it's over.

A source told People magazine: 'First the split didn't seem to faze Mariah. It was like she expected things to be fine soon. Now she realises that things aren't fine and not being with James makes her depressed.'

Insiders says Mariah - who has five-year-old twins, Morrocan and Monroe, with ex-husband Nick Cannon - has been going out to take her mind off things.

Jennifer Lopez Flashes Booty In Mirror Selfie Three Years After Kim Kardashian's Famous Snap

It was the Kim Kardashian selfie that drew well over a million likes.

And perhaps Jennifer Lopez is hoping lightning will strike twice, as the hit-maker took to Instagram on Thursday to share a very seductive selfie of herself clad in a bathing suit that bore a resemblance to the one Kim wore in her iconic mirror snap from 2013. The 47-year-old hit maker wore a black, high cut bathing suit that flashed plenty of side boob and her posterior.

 '#loveyourselffirst #feelingempowered #healthybodyhealthymind,' Jennifer wrote in the caption of the image. Do you also think it will also go viral?

Mom Who Believes Partner Was Cheating, Kills Daughter, Harms Son Then Sent Photos & Videos To HimTo See

“Ya kids ain’t safe here I don’t want them here,” read one text, later followed by, “So you better pray for your kids.”

The “kids” were 17-month-old Andre Price III and 2-year-old Angel Price. The messages came from a phone belonging to their mother, 21-year-old Christian Clark.

They were sent to the children’s father.

On Wednesday, Clark was charged with killing Andre and attempting to kill Angel, the Associated Press reported.

Robbers Lead Mother Of Four To ATM Point, Hold Children Hostage

Detectives in Ondo State Police Command have arrested the leader of a three-man armed robbery gang who held a mother of four, Folashade Jayeoba, hostage and led her to the bank to withdraw N90,000.

She was reportedly led to the bank after she complained to the suspects that she had no cash at home. The leader of the gang, thereafter, asked for her ATM card and they followed her to the bank while they held her children hostage. Parading the suspects, the state Police Commissioner, Hilda Harrison, said the suspects invaded the house of the victim and robbed her of valuables, including a flat screen television.

Harrison explained that they also abducted the victim and her four children and led them to Keystone Bank in Alagbaka, Akure, where she was forced to withdraw N90,000. The commissioner added that the money was collected from the victim before she and the children were set free by the suspects.

Wonders! Council Officials In Delta Storm Vanguard's Office, Beat Correspondent, Take Away Phones, Documents, Cash

Commando style, officials of Sapele Local Government Area, Delta State, yesterday, invaded the Sapele office of Vanguard Newspaper, demanding for N100,000 on the alleged order of the council Chairman, Mr. Ejaife Odebala.

The invading council officials did not only beat up Vanguard’s Correspondent, Mr. Godwin Oghre, his T-shirt was also torn. The council officials ransacked the office and carted away mobile phones, documents and several personal effects, as well as some cash which total value was yet to be ascertained as at press time.

They claimed the N100,000 amount was owed the council by Vanguard. Vanguard’s Correspondent, who arrived the office few minutes before the council officials came, pleaded with them to approach the headquarters of the company to make their demand known. Recounting his ordeal, Oghre said he was later dragged into a waiting 18-seater Toyota Haice bus with no number plates.

Release Our Son Now, Ibori Kinsmen Tell British Govt

The kinsmen of a former Delta State governor, Chief James Ibori, have alleged that it was Ibori’s clamour for fiscal federalism to enable the people of the Niger Delta region to control their resources that led to his incarceration in a British jail.

The allegation is contained in an 11-point communiqué issued at the end of the Oghara 2016 Summit held in Asaba, the state capital, yesterday.

They lauded the former governor for his foresight in developing the state.

The communiqué was signed by an elder brother to the former governor and the Unugbrogodo of Ogharefe, Chief Williams Ibori;   the Unugbrogodo of Oghareki, Chief Williams Usabor; and the Chairman of the summit, Chief Emmanuel Ighomena.

Nursery Two Pupil Dies Of Rabies After Dog Bite

The Lagos State Police Command has detained a dog breeder on Rufus Olaniyan Estate, Irawo, Ikorodu, Lagos, in connection with the death of a five-year-old boy allegedly killed by one of the dogs under his care.

Punch Metro learnt that the suspect, identified as Lola Jonathan, was apprehended by the police at the Owode Onirin Police Division and transferred to the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department in Panti, Yaba.

The Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, SP Dolapo Badmos, in a text message confirmed the arrest to a Punch correspondent on Thursday.

Wizkid’s Alleged 2nd Babymama Cries Out ‘I’m Not A Babymama’

The lady who allegedly gave birth to wizkid’s 2nd child, has cried out online saying she is not a babymama but a MOTHER. Well in her definition, she might just be right.

I Felt Like Absconding After I Was Inaugurated, Buhari Says

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday admitted that at a point after he was inaugurated as the President in May 2015, he felt like running away.

He said he would have taken the decision because of the myriad of problems his administration inherited from past governments.

Buhari said this while addressing 68 Nigerians who participated in the Senior Executive Course 38 of the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies, Kuru, and the institute’s management staff at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

The President said consecutive administrations since 1999 realised what he called unprecedented resources because of the huge price of oil and the number of barrels being produced per day and yet the party in government during the period had nothing to show for it.

Emmanuel Adebayor Takes A Nap In His Garage But It Appears He Wanted Us To See His SICK Cars

Too sick, we agree with his followers who have called them SICK. Btw, he has a daughter from his girlfriend whom he has 'refused' to marry, but are live in lovers.

Obanikoro Undertakes To Return N480m, Submits Passports To EFCC

A former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, has signed an undertaking to return N480m to the Federal Government, The Punch has learnt.

Obanikoro has also submitted his United States of America and Nigerian passports to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.

In addition, the ex-minister has provided two sureties who are directors in the Federal Civil Service.
Impeccable sources told our correspondent that these were part of the conditions given to the ex-minister for his release.

A source said, “The EFCC asked Obanikoro to submit his passports. He was only willing to drop his Nigerian passport but he has finally submitted the American one. He was asked to produce two directors, who must also present a three-month salary pay slip.

EFCC Seize Filling Station, Shopping Complex From Man Who Couldn’t Account For His Wealth

EFCC has seized a filling station and a shopping complex from a man who described himself as a building engineer, Abdullahi Rilwan, for failing to explain where he got the money to buy the properties.

The EFCC Act Section 71 (b) gives the commission the power to commence investigations into the property of any person if it appears to the EFCC that the person’s lifestyle and extent of properties are not justified by law.

The EFCC said in a statement by its spokesman, Mr. Wilson Uwujaren, on Thursday, that Rilwan was also arrested for offences bordering on operating a land racketeering syndicate, criminal conspiracy, unlawful possession of classified documents, obtaining by false pretences and money laundering.

INEC Secretary Kidnapped

Gunmen on Thursday kidnapped the Administrative Secretary of the Independent National Electoral Commission in Ekiti State, Muslim Omoleke.

It was gathered that Omoleke was kidnapped at Iwaraja, a town near Ilesa in Osun State, at about 4pm.

A source told Punch that he was abducted and driven away into the forest of along with his driver and his child.

“They later released his child and the driver along with the vehicle and took him away. We have not heard anything since then,” the source added.

Thursday, November 3, 2016

EKO Disco Threatens To Publish Names Of Electricity Thieves, Says They Are Customers From Ikoyi, Lekki

The management of EKO Electricity Distribution Company Plc (EKEDCP) on Thursday said it would soon publish the names of energy theft customers within its network.

Mr Oladele Amoda, the DISCO Chief Executive Officer, disclosed in Lagos that the company was losing over 30 per cent revenue to energy theft monthly.

Amoda said it was surprising that educated customers constituted the bulk of energy thieves within its network.

He said that they were supposed to understand the essence of paying for electricity consumed, but instead, they engaged in stealing electricity.

UK Government Suffers Brexit Court Blow

Parliament must vote on whether the UK can start the process of leaving the EU, the High Court has ruled.

This means the government cannot trigger Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty - beginning formal exit negotiations with the EU - on its own.

Theresa May says the referendum - and existing ministerial powers - mean MPs do not need to vote, but campaigners called this unconstitutional.

The government is appealing, with a further hearing expected next month.