Saturday, June 23, 2018

Huge! Oprah Winfrey Becomes One Of The World's 500 Richest People

Media mogul Oprah Winfrey just became one of the 500 richest people in the world. Since January 1, her net worth has grown by over $420 million and now totals $4.02 billion, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index.

Winfrey, who debuted on the list in June at No. 494 and is now at No. 489, is the first black female entrepreneur to make it onto the list. She's gaining on famous businessmen like John Paul DeJoria, who sits at No. 483 with a net worth of $4.04 billion, and investor Mark Cuban, who sits at No. 476 with a net worth of $4.08 billion. The Bloomberg Billionaires Index updates members' net worth, based on changes in markets, the economy and Bloomberg reporting, after the close of trading in New York each day.

Police Officer Who Allegedly Killed Woman In Anambra Is Striped & Beaten [Photos]

A trigger happy policeman was stripped and beaten for allegedly killing a woman at the Oba International market in Anambra State. The officer would have been killed but for his colleagues who were fast to come to his rescue.

Suspected Herdsmen Kill 18 In Adamawa Village

No fewer than 18 persons were reportedly killed and several others injured following an attack on
Dowayan village in Demsa Local Government Area of Adamawa State.

Local residents say the attack was carried out last night by herdsmen.

The residents said the herdsmen struck around 8:00 pm attacking the communities in the village. Several houses were also burnt and properties destroyed.

Numan, Demsa and Girei Local Governments Areas in Adamawa State have previously been attacked by gunmen suspected to be herdsmen.

Adams Oshiomhole Emerges APC Chairman

Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has been affirmed the new National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC.

His affirmation followed his emergence as an unopposed candidate for the position in line with the APC constitution.

Chairman of the convention committee, Gov. Badaru Abubakar, who supervised the process, called Oshiomhole’s name and demanded verbal confirmation from the delegates.

Thrice did the delegates verbally affirm the ex-governor of Edo as their new chairman. They shouted “We affirm” thrice.

Nigerian Girl Rocks Fishnet Top Putting Her Full Boobs On Display [Photos]

But why, lol.

Nigerian Who Defrauded British Woman In Her 70’s To Be Sentenced… [He’s Pictured]

A conman posed as a doctor on a dating website for widows to swindle thousands of pounds from a lonely pensioner.

Akinyemi Adigun, 35, convinced a woman in her 70s to give him almost £10,000 which he promised to pay back.

But Adigun, of Moston, Manchester, never repaid the money and stopped contacting the victim after he had drained her life savings.

Now Adigun is facing jail after he was found guilty on Friday by a unanimous verdict of possessing criminal property following a trial at Warwick Crown Court.

French Billionaire Accuses Macron Of Not Understanding ‘Little People’

One of France’s richest men Francois Pinault faced a backlash on Saturday for accusing President Emmanuel Macron of “not understanding little people.”

“I am afraid that he is leading France toward a system that forgets the most modest,” the French billionaire and luxury goods mogul told M du Monde magazine on Friday.

Macron, who has been dubbed a “president of the rich” by his detractors, was criticized this week for unveiling plans for a swimming pool at his private presidential retreat.

Pinault was said to be close to former president Jacques Chirac, prosecuted in 2011 for embezzlement during his time as mayor of Paris, and voted for the Socialist Francois Hollande in the 2012 presidential election.

Obasanjo Settles Long Time Riff With Bode George, Visits Him At Home [Photos]

Former president, Olusegun Obasanjo has settled his longtime political rift with the former national deputy chairman, Southwest of the Peoples Democratic Party, Bode George, as he visited him at home today at his Ikoyi home to commiserate with him over the death of his son.

George’s son, had died on the 9th May, 2018, and he says his death broke him.

We guess no more riff now! Two more photos below..

Police Dismiss 19 Officers, Demote Nine Others

Ogun State Police Command yesterday disclosed that five inspectors, seven sergeants and seven corporals serving in the state were dismissed between July 2016 and June this year for various offences.

It added that two Inspectors, five sergeants and two corporals were demoted in ranks, while 11 others were seriously reprimanded within the same period.

The Police Commissioner, Ahmed Iliyasu, who made this known while briefing reporters at the command’s headquarters in Eleweran, Abeokuta, on successes recorded in crime fighting and prevention, also revealed that four officers had been arraigned in court after dismissal.

Iliyasu said the disciplinary measures were taken against the affected officers to impress it further in the consciousness of people that “no erring police man will ever go unpunished”

Melaye Ignores APC's National Convention, Slams Party

Melaye has taken to instagram to sing one of late Fela’s songs saying Egbekegbe na bad society and the party’s obituary has now been activated.

‘’Political Obituary of APC Activated. Egbe kegbe na bad society... Beast of no nation..egbekegbe.....,’’  Melaye wrote.

In another post, he wrote; ‘’Happy to be away from the joke going on in Naija today,’’ speaking of APC’s national convention.

Buhari Reinstates 3 Suspended Permanent Secretaries

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the reinstatement of three permanent secretaries, who had been under suspension since 2015.

Mr Lawrence Ojabo, Director Information in the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federatio, said this yesterday in Abuja.

According to Ojabo, the permanent secretaries are Mrs Ibukun Abimbola Odusote, Mrs Nkechi Ejele and Mrs Fatima Binta Bamidele.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that Bamidele, was in the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs while Ejele and Odusote were in the Ministry of Culture and National Orientation and the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, respectively.

40 Shiite Members Arrested Over Killing Of Policeman

No fewer than 40 suspected members of  the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) known as the Shiite  are now in police custody in Kaduna in the aftermath of Thursday’s violent attack on police men in the city.

A policeman was stoned to death by rampaging Shiite members who were demanding the release of their leader,Ibrahim El-Zakyzaky  from detention.

Although Police Commissioner Austin Iwar put the figure of the arrested persons at nine, sources said they had reached 40 at press time, The Nation reports.

The Police, in a statement signed by the Public Relations’ Officer (PRO) Mr Muhktar Aliyu said the command had deployed men from its intelligence unit to trail the leaders and coordinators of the attack.

Man Slips Into Coma While Celebrating Eagles Victory

The victory of the Nigerian Super Eagles turned sour for residents of Enerhen suburb of Uvwie, Delta state on Friday as a 60 year-old football fan slumps and slipped into coma while celebrating the team’s second goal against the Iceland team.

Emmanuel Emogware was watching the match along with other football fans at a barbing saloon at Omoru Street, Sedeco area of Enerhen when, during the euphoria of celebrating of Ahmed Musa’s second goal he slumped.

He was rushed to several hospital, where doctors reportedly rejected him.

“At one of the hospitals the doctor there collected money for consultation, but later said they should take him somewhere else.”

28,000 Ghost Workers On Bayelsa Payroll

The Bayelsa government said the ongoing public service reforms has reduced its workforce from 55,000 to 27,000, thus fishing out and expunging 28,000 ghost workers from its payroll.

The Bayelsa Commissioner for Information, Mr Daniel Iworiso-Markson, made this known in a statement on Saturday in Yenagoa.

Iworiso-Markson was reacting to criticism by the Bayelsa chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) to the job losses occasioned by the management of the reforms.

He berated APC for criticising the reforms, adding that the aim was to deal with payroll fraud and not to sack workers.

You Are So Bitter! Ikubese Slams Daddy Freeze For Involving Religion In Super Eagles Victory

Emmanuel Ikubese, one time Mr Nigeria has slammed Daddy Freeze for daring to involve religion after Super Eagles defeated Iceland yesterday. Ikubese says Freeze’s comment is uncalled for and he is sorry, but Freeze is a bitter person. What Freeze said, and how Ikubese slammed him all after the cut…

In 9 Days, Accident Kills 15 In Ogun State

No fewer than 15 persons were confirmed dead while over 53 persons sustained injuries in various road accidents across Ogun between June 11 and June 20.

Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi, Public Relations Officer, Ogun Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE), disclosed this in an interview today.

He stated that the accidents happened during the 10 day period set aside by the agency for special patrol for the Eid El Fitri celebration.

He disclosed that the 21 road crashes involved six private cars, three private buses, four commercial buses, seven commercial cars and two motorcycles.

Obasanjo, Not Worthy To Champion The Political Recovery Process Of The Nation- Soyinka

Nobel Laureate Prof. Wole Soyinka said that former President Olusegun Obasanjo is the least worthy of former Heads of State to champion the political recovery process of the nation”.

He said by doing so, Obasanjo has “crossed the red line”.

Soyinka stated this in Abuja at a Gala Dinner and Award Night hosted by the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture as part of programmes of the 67th World Congress of the International Press Institute (IPI).

Soyinka, a Guest of Honour at the dinner, described Obasanjo as a “hypocrite”

Any Actor That Owns A House In Lekki, VI, Is Into Something Else, Aremu Afolayan Alleges

At a time when many actors are opting to own choice houses in posh parts of Lagos, popular actor Aremu Afolayan is not convinced that they made their money through the craft. The actor told Saturday Beats that Nigerians are quick to believe anything especially once it is on the internet but the truth is that most actors driving big cars most likely got their money from influential people.

He said, “By the way, I live my life, people tend to think that I am the richest Yoruba actor, but that is a lie. Nigerians assume a lot. I live in a rented apartment because I cannot afford to build one. When they see me buy a new car, they don’t know if I paid for the car in instalments; instead they call me a big boy.

Mo Cheddah, Is A Child, I Can’t Beef Her -Ruggedman

For a while now, Ruggedman, has made it a point of duty to preach against erring SARS officers. He has been championing the end SARS campaign. But one of his colleagues, Mo Cheddah, while reacting to Ruggedman’s call for the disbandment of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of Nigeria
Police, Mo Cheddah asked Ruggedman to stop forcing his belief and cause on other entertainers. Although the rap artiste did not respond to her comment, Nigerians had a field day tongue-lashing her.

In an exclusive chat with Saturday Beats, Ruggedman was quick to state that he was shocked that a fellow Nigerian would make such a comment despite everything the SARS officers have done.
He added that he had no issues with Mo Cheddah as he likened her to a kid. Ruggedman said, “I really would not want to take issues with anyone at this time because I am currently putting finishing touches to my Ruggedman’s Twentieth September Wears clothing line as I am set to unveil its first hoodie and new t-shirt designs.

Mamuzee’s Sister Calls Them Out, ‘You Will Not Find Peace For Killing Our Mother’

Oh dear! Just during the week, Daddy Showkey called out Mamuzee singers saying they abandoned their mother on her sick bed till she died and accused them of doing that because of what a certain Pastor said. Today, their mother’s last born, Augusta has also called out her brothers saying they will never find peace. She spoke to Saturday Beats saying;

“About six years ago, our mother was so unhappy with the fact that she had not seen her sons for a very long time, so she took two pastors and went to their house and according to the pastors that went with her, immediately they saw our mother, they went inside the room and came out with a bible. Then they stood on the Bible and placed a curse on our mother.

Graphic Photos: Man Kills Trader Wife In Her Sleep For Refusing To Give Him Money

A woman has died in Anambra after her husband allegedly hit her with a pestle. According to Facebook user, Chinaechendo Nelly, who took to the platform to share the sad story, said the woman came back from her shop and her husband asked her to give him N30k, she refused (may be she doesn’t even have it), they had an argument and when she went to bed he stood up late so he could attack her. As she slept he hit her with a pestle and she died. Below is how Nelly reported it and very gory photos below…

Moyo Lawal Also Releases Bedroom Photo

She released hers because Super Eagles defeated Iceland yesterday. She wrote; 'just because we won. Up Super Eagles. Please do not zoom'!

Happy Nak*d Day! Gifty Says As She Goes Completely Nude In Bedroom Photo

Oh well!We didn't know it was nak*d day today. Ex-BBN housemate Gifty has gone completely nak*d in a new bedroom photo saying she came to the world nak*d. Hehehe full pic below...

Friday, June 22, 2018

Did Melania Trump Deliberately Wore ‘I Don’t Care’ Jacket To Meet Child Migrants?

Melania Trump deliberately wore her controversial ‘I don’t care, do u?’ jacket to meet detained child migrants, an expert claims.

Speaking on Today Friday, respected journalist Peter Alexander said: ‘Nobody knows exactly what to make of it, but speaking to anybody who knows Melania Trump, and they will tell you that nothing the former model does is accidental.’

‘One interesting note here, even after this controversy erupted..Melania Trump put the jacket back on, just in time for the cameras, when she returned to Washington DC.’

Mrs Trump sparked a firestorm of criticism over the $39 Zara khaki jacket with its daubed slogan which she wore to meet children who had been separated from their parents at a shelter in McAllen, Tx., Thursday.

Nigerian Who Carried Out US Biggest Tax Fraud Jailed, Was Building $6m Hotel In Nigeria

Emmanuel Kazeem, a Nigerian who masterminded a conspiracy to obtain millions in refunds from the Internal Revenue Service has been sentenced in Oregon to 15 years in federal prison.

Kazeem, 35, who also lived in Bowie, Maryland, was sentenced in Eugene, after a Medford resident helped spark an extensive investigation into the man’s massive fraud operation.

The Oregon judge sentenced a Nigerian man to 15 years in prison on Thursday for a “vast conspiracy” of identity theft and tax fraud, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office.

The U.S. Attorney’s Office said that Kazeem was buying personal information (including social security numbers and dates of birth) in order to fraudulently file thousands of tax returns on behalf of unwitting victims.

Army To Reward Anyone With Information On Bomb-Making Factories With N5m

The Army has promised a N5 million reward for anyone with information leading to the discovery of Improvised Explosive Device (IED) making factory in Maiduguri and the Northeast.

Theater Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj.-Gen. Rogers Nicolas, who addressed reporters yesterday, said: “We have N5 million reward for anyone who gives information on bomb-making factories in Borno, Adamawa and Yobe States, and any part of the theatre.

“I know the factories are located within our communities. Security is not only for the military or other security agencies, but a collective one.

“Anyone who has information on the location of IEDs factory should contact me, the police, DSS or any other security agency; there is a N5 million reward.

Yay! Super Eagles Defeat Iceland 2:0

Nigeria moved to within one win of the World Cup last 16 as Ahmed Musa scored twice in a dramatic second half to secure a 2-0 victory over Iceland in Volgograd on Friday. Super Eagles will be sure of a spot in the knockout stage if they can see off Argentina on Tuesday, after Musa’s excellent double before a missed penalty by Iceland midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson. The two goals from the Ahmed Musa puts him forward as the all time highest goal scorer for Nigeria at the World cup.

Michael Jackson's 89-Year-Old Dad Hospitalized

Joe Jackson, father of Michael, Janet and their famous siblings - is now battling with terminal cancer, it's been revealed. The 89-year-old patriarch is currently in hospital in the end stages of his cancer and is currently surrounded by his wife Katherine Jackson and other family members.

TMZ reports that Joe, who originally managed The Jackson 5, has been battling the illness for some time, and has been told his cancer is untreatable.

As yet, there's no telling how much time he has left. It came after his son Jermaine Jackson claimed Joe was dying earlier this week.

He said his dad took a turn for the worse this week and is now on his 'deathbed.'

Saheed Balogun Asks For Stiffer Laws To Regulate Nollywood

Yoruba actor, Saheed Balogun, has urged the government to enact stiffer laws to guide and regulate the operators in Nollywood.

Balogun told the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday in Lagos that the current laws regulating the nation’s artistes were too weak and needed to be amended.

He said the weak laws was responsible for most of the films being produced in the country in recent times not depicting the indigenous cultures of her citizens.

“The present laws guiding the industry are too weak, we need laws and structures that will regulate the indigenous movie industry as well as the kind of foreign films that can be shot in the country.

Court Refuses To Order Forfeiture Of Funds In Accounts Without BVN

A Federal High Court in Abuja has refused a prayer by the Federal Government (FG) for the permanent forfeiture of funds in accounts without commercials banks without Bank Verification Number (BVN).

Justice Nnamdi Dimgba, in a judgment on Friday, said the prayer could not be granted because the Federal Government has not laid sufficient foundation for the grant of such prayer.

The judgment was on a suit marked: FHC/ABJ/CS/911/2017, filed by the FG and the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) against Access Banks, other commercial banks and Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).

Sad Tale Of How A Marriage Ended! Husband's Brother Deflowers Daughter, Husband, A Serial Cheat

“My husband’s younger brother deflowered my daughter at age four,’’ 30-year-old Chineye Okolie told an Igando Customary Court in Lagos on Friday.

Chineye made the statement while responding to a divorce suit filed by Charles Okolie, her husband of 11 years, that she was lazy.

“My first daughter caught my 23-year-old brother-in-law, Emeka, who is living with us, raping my second daughter;  she shouted and I rushed to their room to know what was happening.

“I met Emeka naked with his sex organ erect, I saw sperm and I cried. My daughter told me that was not his first time of doing it.

Man Allegedly Leaves Two Nails In Head Of Kenyan Man For Demanding His Dues [Photo]

A 28-year-old Kenyan man from Meru County has died in hospital after two steel nails were hammered into his skull.

Doctors at Kenyatta National Hospital managed to pull the four-inch nails out of Robert Muchangi's head but was only able to come out of coma and explained how the attack happened and who carried it out.

 Muchangi, was attacked in Kabuitu in Igembe Central last Wednesday by a man suspected to have offered him a building job at his home. Muchangi had reportedly gone to see the man to demand his dues when the attack happened.

He has now given up the ghost and his family left with the burden of a Sh300,000 medical bill. His family are blaming the police for not being active enough over the incident. RIP

Tonto Dikeh’s Son To Help Sick Boy

| Tonto Dikeh’s son, King Andre wants to help a sick boy who unfortunately is in hospital. A look at the photo gives the impression he was abused. Whatever it is God wil heal him and help has come!

Tonto’s words below… Some people said it’s showing off. Let’s even assume it is, isn’t it good someone would be healed and go home? That’s the koko jare, nothing else matters.

‘’Good morning people Please help me get to those responsible for this sweet brave little boy. We heard his hospital bill is About 400thousand Naria..

My Son, KING ANDRE WOULD LIKE TO CLEAR UP THAT BILL. Please help him get to the Doctors,guardians or foundation in charge!! THANK YOU🖤🖤🖤 GOD BLESS YOU,’’ she wrote

Aww Precious Fani Kayode Already Stepping Out With Hubby [Photos]

Her kids can’t stop her! Precious who just welcomed triplets and also revealed her snap back game just after three weeks is already stepping out with dada – her husband.

Now for those that ask, ‘can a woman have sex less than a month of delivery’, please go and ask Precious. What does this look like? Hot mama! Back to action, back on the move!

By the way, they are off to a book launch.

D'banj MEETS Albert Einstein [Photo]

The singer shared the photo on IG with the caption;   "Meet My Friend #alberteinstein"

It's the statue of the Physicist by the way. Great man!

The Inspirations Oyinbos Give, Won’t Kill Us. Lol

Lol, but why, why do this? What brand are you advertising?

How Could We Miss Oluwo Of Iwo’s Birthday?

The 16th Oluwo of Iwo Land, Oba Adewale Akanbi was 51 yesterday and we missed it! But we said to ourselves, it doesn’t matter we would still bring it on.

You already know we love the Oba on this blog. #If you know, you know. Lol. By the way, Kabiyesi celebrated with less privileged people in Iwo. He is a philanthropist, you already know this. See photos of that below...

Happy Birthday King!

Boy Recreates Wizkid's Face Mask Photo With Polythene Bag [Photos]

Aww he just loves Wizkid and since he can't get the costume and gold chain, he used what he could. But Nigerians won't let him have his shine, they mouth washed him. See their reactions below...

Kate Spade's Father Dies On Eve Of Her Funeral

Kate Spade's grieving widow Andy Spade, his brother David and hundreds more gathered for the fashion designer's funeral - just hours after the death of her heartbroken father.

The mourners arrived for the funeral service on Thursday afternoon at the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Redemptorist Church in Kansas City with many carrying her iconic handbags.

The 55-year-old's husband Andy and her actor brother-in-law David were spotted outside the church dressed in dark suits. During the service, Andy professed his 'deep love' for the designer, who was found hanged in her New York City apartment on June 5.

Her actress niece Rachel Brosnahan arrived with other family members wearing bright outfits as a tribute to Kate's love of color.

Jordan King Jets To US To Meet Trump

Jordan's King Abdullah II set off for the United States yesterday for talks with President Donald Trump on Middle East issues including the stalled Israeli-Palestinian peace process, the palace said.

Accompanied by his wife Rania, the monarch is also scheduled to meet with senior officials from the Trump administration and members of Congress, the palace said in a statement.

His meeting with Trump is expected to take place at the White House on Monday, though he is already in the country.

The White House said in a statement that they would "discuss issues of mutual concern, including terrorism, the threat from Iran and the crisis in Syria, and working towards a lasting peace between Israelis and Palestinians."