Saturday, July 7, 2018

Banky W’s Wife, Adesua Etomi Turns Singer

Banky W’s wife, Adesua Etomi seems to have been influenced by her husband, as Adesua today shared photos of herself in a music studio RECORDING.

Sharing the photos Adesua wrote;

‘’ What I've been up to for a few months. Less excuses, more moves.  Can't believe I'm actually doing it...’’

Well we won’t be shocked if her music is well accepted considering her husband’s position in the music industry coupled with if she is lucky to have a good voice. Should Yemi Alade, Tiwa Savage,Seyi Shay be scared?

Ofcourse, the likes of Omawunmi, Waje will be like we dey here, how she wan pass, LOL.

Photos: Davido Pays Tribute To Late DJ Olu Ahead Of London Performance

Davido today performed at the 2018 Wireless Festival in London. Ahead of his performance the singer used the opportunity to pay tribute to his late disc jockey friend, DJ Olu, who passed away in October 2017 in a mysterious circumstance.

Organizers of the Wireless Festival also have a thing to say about the singer;

“Not many artists can claim iconic status within just five years of starting out. But the Atlanta-born Nigerian singer/songwriter, producer and label owner – who returned home to Lagos, forsaking previously unsuccessful college pursuits in Alabama to chase his music dreams – has earned the right.”

NYSC Scam: Sack, Arrest & Arraign Adeosun Now, PDP Tells Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has tasked President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately order the sack, arrest and arraignment of Finance Minister, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun for alleged criminal forgery of her National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) discharge certificate.

The party said on no circumstance should President Buhari shield the minister from the wrath of the law, adding that Nigerians were becoming tired of the kid’s glove treatment meted out to indicted officials of the Buhari government in the past.

In a statement issued today by the National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, the PDP said the Minister’s NYSC certificate scandal was a vindication of its position that the Buhari government is not as upright as it wants Nigerians and other citizens of the world to believe.

Thai Young Footballers STILL At Risk Inside Cave

Rescuers in Thailand are today desperately drilling more than 100 shafts through mountain rock to reach 12 trapped young footballers.

The last-ditch rescue effort is set to take place in the following 'one or two days' as monsoon rains approach, which would make the cave impassable.

Elite navy divers are on anxious standby to rescue the team who have been trapped in a cave for 14 days.

The boys and their 25-year-old coach are not ready to be extracted, but authorities are likely to launch a risky rescue attempt in coming days if rain begins catastrophically flooding the caves.

Serena Williams Reveals She Missed Her Baby Olympia's First Step & She Cried

Serena Williams said she 'cried' because she missed a major milestone in her baby girl's life because she had to work.

The tennis champ, who advanced to the fourth round at Wimbledon on Friday, revealed in a Twitter post hours after the game that while she was in training her 10-month-old daughter Olympia was taking her first steps.

'She took her first steps ... I was training and missed it. I cried,' Williams posted.

I’m Not After OJB’s Property - Youngest Wife

Since singer and producer, OJB Jezreel, passed on in 2016 following a battle with a kidney ailment, there have been reports that the family members are at war over the deceased’s property in Surulere, Lagos.

During a recent visit to the residence,  “This House is Not for Sale” was boldly written on the gate of the house, a four-bedroom bungalow, a duplex and a shop.

Speaking with Saturday Beats, OJB’s third and youngest wife, Korede, said she was not after the house and knew little about the tussle for ownership.

She stated, “The property in Surulere, Lagos, is still an issue because OJB’s family members want to take it from the wives and children. The first wife lives and has a shop there. I don’t really know much about OJB’s property and I am not after that. I don’t even pay attention to what is happening to the property.

Barber Who Set Self Ablaze On Lagos Road Dies

A barber has taken his own life after setting himself ablaze on a road leading to Omole Estate, near Akiode Bus Stop, Lagos.

He died while he was receiving treatment at a hospital.

The barber had reportedly emerged on the road around 4:30pm on Wednesday holding a five-litre jerrycan of petrol.

He subsequently poured the fuel on his body; struck a match and lit himself.

Police Confirm Killing Of Zamfara District Head

The Zamfara Police Command has confirmed that unidentified gunmen killed Alhaji Ibrahim Madawaki, the District Head of Kucheri in Tsafe Local Government Area of the state.

The Police Public Relations Officer, SP Muhammad Shehu, made the confirmation in a statement in Gusau today.

Shehu said some unidentified gunmen invaded Kucheri town at about 9:00 p.m. on Friday and killed the district head in front of his house.

He said when the police visited the scene of the crime, they discovered that nothing was removed from his house.

Pig With HUMAN-Like Face Born In China [Photos]

Bizarre new footage from China shows a newborn baby pig with a disturbingly HUMAN-like face.

In the incident that happened in Jiangmen City in Guangdong Province on June 28, a villager holds the piglet aloft and shows it to the camera.

The unusually deformed animal opens and closes its mouth, apparently gasping for air, but does not make a sound

The tragic pig however only lived for two days.

China Says Open For Trade With East Europe As Clash With U.S. Ramps Up

China remains open for trade with foreign partners and can only benefit from an economically strong Europe, its premier said on Saturday as he pressed for expanded ties with the continent’s eastern wing while waging a tariff war with Washington.

Li Keqiang told a summit with central and eastern European leaders that China would continue opening its markets and implementing other reforms that had fueled its economy, providing opportunities for EU members and aspirants in the bloc’s poorer half.

“It is two-way traffic,” Li said through an interpreter.

Will You Rock This Transparent Plastic Trousers?

If you're a keen follower of fashion, you probably saw the see-through jeans Topshop were flogging last year. Those brave enough to bare all were obsessed with them, but most were left unimpressed.

We all breathed a sigh of relief when the clear jeans seemed to drop off the face of the earth, however it seems the trend could be making a comeback.

For summer 2018, Pretty Little Thing have launched their own version of the odd trend. The new-in section of their website features transparent zip front trousers which cost £30 a pair.

Mum Laughs As She Makes Two-Year-Old Son With Learning Difficulties Eat Dog Food From Pet's Bowl

This is the sickening moment a mum LAUGHS as she forces her two-year-old son with learning difficulties to eat dog food from their pet's bowl .

The disturbing scenes were reportedly recorded by the mum in the city of Trindade in the Brazilian state of Goias.

The tot's grandmother says the dog food made him ill after he was seen with his head rammed into the dog bowl full of food.

The two-year-old's mother can be heard saying: "Hey little one, you are going to have lunch, right?"

5 Suspects Arrested Over Death Of Seven Policemen

The Nigeria Police Force said it has arrested five suspects for their alleged involvement in the death of seven policemen in Abuja. The policemen who were on stop and search duty in Galadimawa area of Abuja were killed by gunmen on Monday night.

Giving update of the investigation, the Force Spokesman, acting DCP Jimoh Moshood said the Inspector General (IGP) has ordered that the allowances of the victims be paid to their families.

Moshood added that the Police boss also directed that the men be given a befitting burial. He said:

Re-Election: Buhari Congratulates Turkish President

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday evening spoke with his Turkish counterpart, Mr. Recep Erdogan, and congratulated him on his re-election. The President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, disclosed this in a statement.

The statement said Buhari in a telephone conversation with Erdogan said he looked forward to strengthening of relations between Nigeria and Turkey.

President Buhari expressed the hope that the results of the recently held elections would strengthen democracy and lead Turkey towards more economic prosperity.

Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran Dies At Age 75

Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran, an experienced Interlocutor between Catholicism and Islam and who in 2013 announced Pope Francis’ election to the world, has died aged 75.

The President of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue had for years been suffering from Parkinson’s disease and died while receiving treatment in the United States.

At the time of his death he was staying with Franciscan religious sisters in the Archdiocese of Hartford, Connecticut.  May his soul rest in peace.

STOP Copying Our Designs, UK Company Warns Yomi Casual Over Choplife Designs

Oh dear! A UK company, Damille Clothing has cautioned popular Nigerian designer over his 'choplife' design saying it is copyrighted under a UK law. Yomi was called out on Twitter after he made a post relating to Choplife. Continue...

Jim Iyke Ventures Into Business [Photos]

Jim Iyke has ventured into a new business named OGAWORK. It's a platform for virtue job solution for everyone. It is an app where one can get artisans to render any kind of service. Below are more photos from the opening of his latest business.

You Wont Believe How This Female Nigerian Singer Stepped Out [Shocking Photos]

Lmao, this is a Nigerian singer. Her name is Princess Vitarah, but hold on a second, who dresses like this?. Instead of Vitarah to work hard and make her music famous, she is trying to sell her body to fans. Lol. Someone tell her, all over the world, music sells, not your body. If body sells, Maheedah should be a billionaire today, she has let it all out, including her pinky underneath her V. So what are we saying? Madam Vitarah change ooo. Two more pics...

Sunmbo Adeoye Welcomes Baby Boy In The US

Tuface’s Ex, Sunmbo Ajaba Adeoye is a mom again, we can exclusively report that. The mom of two gave birth in the US this morning where she welcomed another baby boy. However, this will be her husband’s first child, Pastor David Adeoye.

Indeed it has been singing galore for the people of Royalty church since the news broke this morning. We also rejoice with them...

Worthy of Note: Pastor Adeoye has been looking unto God for a child for years now. In his first marriage, before losing his wife, they both waited on the Lord for many years without a fruit of the womb before he met Sunmbo and married her in  2013.

Ahmed Musa Visits Sultan Of Sokoto,Gives Him Customized Super Eagles Jersey [Photo]

Most loved Super Eagles player, for now, Ahmed Musa yesterday paid a courtesy visit to the Sultan of Sokoto and also gave him a special gift -- a customized Super Eagles Jersey. See full pic below...

Tristan's Babymama Shares Cute Photos With Son

She dated Tristan Thompson and even welcomed a son into the world with him before he moved on with Khloe Kardashian.

And Jordan Craig is galloping on with her life.  The 26-year-old model took to Instagram to share very cute snaps from an equestrian trip with her and Tristan's 18-month-old son, Prince.

She and her little man matched as they sported black blazers with gold buttons over white turtlenecks, khaki-colored trousers, and black leather riding boots.

Kylie Jenner Gushes Her Baby Is 'Changing Every Week' And 'Has Cutest Personality'

She's the proud mom of five-month-old daughter Stormi Webster. And Kylie Jenner couldn't resist gushing about her little girl in a Twitter Q&A with her followers.

After a fan asked the Keeping Up With The Kardashians star how her little girl is doing, the 20-year-old make-up mogul replied: 'Changing almost every week now it seems like. She has the cutest personality.'

Too cute!

Why Madonna Dated Only Toyboys & The Reasons

Since he first met Madonna 35 years ago, Hollywood writer J. Randy Taraborrelli has always had the inside track on her turbulent private life. Now, as the defiant Queen of Pop is about to turn 60, he has updated his best-selling biography — with the full story of her late-life penchant for toy-boys . . .

By March 2008, Madonna and Guy Ritchie’s seven-year marriage was under strain. She felt he was becoming dull and set in his ways; he thought she, at almost 50, should dress less raunchily and start acting her age.

In particular, the film director felt her continued insistence on doing gruelling and lengthy world tours meant that she couldn’t devote enough time or attention to their children  her 11-year-old daughter Lourdes, from a previous relationship, and their sons Rocco, then seven, and Malawian-born David, two, whom they’d adopted as a baby.

Kourtney & Daughter Rock Matching Swimsuits

Kourtney Kardashian has been sharing photo after photo of herself in stunning little bikinis while on her vacation in Italy with her boyfriend Younes Bendjima, 25.

But on Friday the 39-year-old beauty switched it up a bit as she slipped into a white one-piece suit while on a yacht in the Mediterranean Sea.

And to add a family touch, the mother-of-three shared the frame with her daughter Penelope, aged five.

The child was sweetly wearing a matching white suit, though hers was a bikini. The only daughter of Kourtney's added white cat-eye sunglasses and a black straw hat.

While Kourtney was standing on the wood deck with one leg over the other, her little mini me was holding on to the rails of the steps as she stood below deck of the vessel. She's just too cute...

Why Buhari Does Not Keep Friends - Associates

How Engr. Buba Galadima, a onetime fanatical supporter of President Muhammadu Buhari became the face of the rebellion against the second term aspiration of the president has been traced to the poor human management skills of the president.

Former associates of the president who spoke to Saturday Vanguard yesterday lamented that the president had over the time developed the habit of not keeping friends and rather sustained the culture of only patronising those who tell him what he wants to hear.

Galadima, erstwhile secretary of the defunct Congress for Progressives Change, CPC and leader of The Buhari Organisation, TBO, the once famed political think-tank for Buhari’s politics fell out with Buhari in the period leading to the formation of the All Progressives Congress, APC.

Tiwa Savage Shares Banging Bikini Throwback Photo

She looks good.

Midwife Gets Bail For Selling Newborn Baby

A Lagos Magistrate’s Court sitting in Ikeja has granted a quack midwife, Regina Ibeto, bail in the sum of N50,000 following her arraignment for selling a newly born baby.

Ibeto, 50, was arraigned alongside three others, Joy James, Gold Chukwunonye and Nkiru Ekezie, on two counts of child stealing.

It was gathered that the mother of the baby, one 16-year-old Bukky, gave birth to the child on March 17, 2018 at Ibeto’s unregistered centre on Bunmi Ajakaye Street, Ajangbadi, Lagos.

Bukky, who was reportedly impregnated by her stepfather, was taken to the centre by James with an arrangement to sell the baby upon delivery.

It's Official! Dino Melaye Decalres For PDP [Video]

Dino Melaye has announced his return to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and mocked APC in a video he shared on his IG page! Melaye danced as he taunted the ruling party singing;

“PDP! Oh my home, oh my home, oh my home, when shall I see my home? When shall I see my PDP, I will never forget my home.”

“Oh my home, oh my home, oh my home, when shall I see home? APC suffer me o. When shall I see my PDP, I will never forget my home,” he continued.

Watch the video below. Drama, Drama, Drama KING!

Fela's Daughter, Yeni Speaks On Macron’s Visit

The New Afrika Shrine recently played host to French President Emmanuel Macron, and during his visit, he was treated to undiluted African hospitality.

While speaking to Saturday Beats about France number one citizen’s visit, Yeni Kuti described how Fela would have felt if he was alive during the French president’s visit.

“Fela would have been very happy because while he was alive, he was happy that the government of France recognised him, his struggles and music. French people were the first Europeans to connect to Afrobeat; that is why there is a sustained relationship between the Kuti family and France.

“The president had been to the shrine when he was a very young man and he even made a comment that he never knew he would come back to the shrine as president.

Blackface Accuses Nigerian Celebrities Of Not Doing Enough To Stop Killings In The Country

Popular singer, Blackface, is currently unhappy about the spate of killings around the country. Sadly, his state, Benue, seems to be one of the worst hit by suspected killer herdsmen.

In a chat with Saturday Beats, he said that the killings around the country would have reduced if only Nigerian singers unite with one voice to speak against the menace. “They have killed a lot of people from my village, Agatu, in Benue.

They have also killed people in Makurdi, and other places in Benue; then as they move up north to Adamawa, the trail of dead bodies continues. It does not affect my state alone. Sadly, the musicians are not doing anything about it. Some musicians just claim that they help victims either to gain public praises or for political reasons. Why can’t we come together and think of ways we can stop the killings probably by staging a concert?” he said.

NAPTIP Rescues 13,005 Human Trafficking Victims

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons on Friday said that it had rescued 13,005 victims of human trafficking in Nigeria.

It also said that Nigeria was winning the ‘war’ against human trafficking cartels. The Director-General of the agency, Mrs. Julie Okah-Donli made this known during an interview with journalists in Benin, Edo State.

Okah-Donli said that NAPTIP had so far secured the conviction of 356 human traffickers in various courts.

She, however, said that more convictions would be recorded soon as there were several pending cases in court.

Friday, July 6, 2018

Suswam Arraigned On 3rd Charge, Gets N500m Bail

Former Benue State Governor, Gabriel Suswam was arraigned today before the Federal High Court, Abuja on a three-count charge of money laundering and illegal possession of firearms.

Suswam is, in the charge filed by the Federal Government on June 26 this year, accused illegally concealing weapons in his Mercedes Benz 550 4Matic car with Registration No: BWR 135 AH parked at Dunes Investment and Properties Ltd, No. 44 Aguiyi lronsi Way, Maitama, Abuja,

He is also accused of “converting 25 designer wrist watches worth several millions of naira being properties you derived directly from corruption and concealed in your Mercedes Benz 550 4Matic with Registration No BWR 135 AH.”

Disturbing Photos! Man Hangs Self In Ogun State

This is so disturbing and it reportedly happened on the 4th of July. Practically in tears!

Man Cuts Off Friend's Manhood Over Ludo Game

Tension-soaked grief pervaded the family of Ikwunyelu family in Akpulu village, Ugbenu in Awka North local government area of Anambra state, following the horrific death of their son, Mr. Sunday Ikwunyelu, popu­larly known as ‘A-Big’, who was allegedly killed by his relative and friend, Mr. Ifeanyi Eziechine over a ludo game.

The deceased, a father of six children, according to the infor­mation at the disposal of Orient Daily, was said to have been hit with a heavy weapon before his genitals were cut off with a knife, leading to heavy bleeding that eventually claimed his life.

The alleged murderer is still at large but his mother, Mrs. Mau­reen Eziechina and his wife, Ada Eziechina have been arrested by men of the Achalla police division. Drops New Hit – Nwanyioma has dropped a new hit titled Nwanyioma. Nwanyioma is a love song that tests a woman’s loyalty. The song produced by 02Beat is mixed and mastered by Indomix. Enjoy…

Ex- Education Sec Bags 5 Years Employing Daughter

A Delta State High Court, sitting in Ozoro, has sentenced a former Education Secretary of Bomadi Local Government Education Authority, Abayomi Tom Kelekumor, to five years imprisonment for employing his daughter, Miss Preye Tom, into the service of the Local Government Education Authority.

According to a News release on the ICPC website on Friday, Kelekumor, who was sentenced by Justice BrikiOkolosi, without an option of fine, was accused by theIndependent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission of violating Section 19 of the Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Act, 2000, by using his position to confer unfair advantage upon his relation. The offence is also punishable under the same section.

The Commission, in a charge, said that the convict gave employment to his daughter, who was then a Senior Secondary Two student, into the local government service, knowing fully well that she was at the same time a full-time student.

Court Turns Down Fred Ajudua’s Bail Application

A Special Offences Court sitting in the Ikeja area of Lagos has turned down the bail application of an alleged serial fraudster and lawyer, Fred Ajudua.

Justice Mojisola Dada in her ruling on the bail application on Thursday ordered that Ajudua be transferred from Ikoyi to Kirikiri Prison where he was earlier remanded pending the ruling.

Ajudua will remain at the Kirikiri Prison, Lagos until the conclusion of his trial.

The judge said she was convinced that granting Ajudua bail would further truncate his trial which has suffered a series of setbacks since his first arraignment on March 5, 2009, before her another judge, Justice Oyefeso.

Man Kills Son’s Wife, Self In Delta

The Commissioner of Police in Delta, Mohammad Mustafa, has confirmed the killing of a woman by her father-in-law, Mr Adesco, who also killed himself in Erovie quarters in Ozoro in Delta.

Mustafa said that the command had begun investigation into the incident to unravel its cause.

“We have since begun investigation into the matter with a view to unravelling the circumstances that may have led to the incident,“ he said.

According to a witness who pleaded anonymity, Mr Adesco, 65, who was a famous hunter in the community, had a misunderstanding with the deceased woman earlier in the morning.

Court Dissolves 19-Year Marriage Over Threat To Life

The President of a Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan, Ademola Odunade, on Friday dissolved the 19-year marriage between one Kehinde Anthony and husband, Samuel, over threat to life and irreconcilable differences.

Odunade said that the court had no other option than to dissolve the union as a result of irreconcilable differences.

He ordered that the petitioner and the respondent be separated. Odunade, however, awarded custody of the children produced by the union to the petitioner and directed the respondent to pay N10,000 monthly as feeding allowance for the children.