Saturday, July 14, 2018

Zahra Buhari-Indimi Confirms She’s A Mom

Not been able to hide it again, President Muhaamadu Buhari’s daughter, Zahra has announced she is a mom for the first time. News broke out recently that Zahra and husband have welcomed their first fruit together, but the first family kept quiet until Zahra broke the news on social media. We say big congrats to her once again.

Ekiti: Ignore Social Media Reports- INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission  (INEC) has urged Nigerians  to ignore the purported  Ekiti governorship election results making the rounds on  the social media.

The Ekiti Resident Electoral Commissioner  (REC),  Prof.  AbdulGaniyu Raji, made the plea  in Ado-Ekiti.

“Our attention has been drawn to illegal release of results of the 2018 governorship election in Ekiti State on the social media. Consequently, we wish to inform the general public  that the Ekiti state governorship election  is still ongoing. Counting of ballots is still in progress, collation of results is equally going on in some areas.

” All the floating news in the social media in respect of the results  of the election should be discountenanced by the public.

Man Kills Wife For Not Making Him Egg Curry

A husband has allegedly shot his wife dead after she refused to cook him an egg curry, it has been reported.

Navneet Shukla, 33, had reportedly demanded the dish from his wife Mangesh because it was a Thursday.

Navneet, who was said to be drunk, was said to have left their home but returned later with his dad's licenced gun.

He shot his wife, the mother of their three children, back, killing her, it was alleged.

Napoli Midfielder, Jorginho Joins Chelsea

Jorginho, 26, has signed a five-year contract to join former Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri at Stamford Bridge.

"I am absolutely ecstatic to be here at Chelsea. It is not easy to become part of such a big team so I am very, very happy. I am excited to play in such an intense league for a team that gives everything to play and win," Jorginho said.

Brazil-born Jorginho had been at Napoli since 2014 and scored four goals in 36 appearances for the side last season as they finished second in Serie A.

Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia described him as "one of the most coveted midfielders in Europe".

Mums Are Now Throwing 'Period Parties' For Gilrs

We all love a good party. Great music, catch ups with friends and, most importantly, lots of cake. They're a time of celebration, but what they celebrate varies. It could be a birth, a marriage, or your daughter getting her period. YAS! Lol.

Mums in the UK are now celebrating their daughter's time of the month, and there's a very important reason why.

Many young girls can be worried about starting their period and often feel too embarrassed to talk about it with friends or family members.

So the parties are intended to be a safe space where girls can discuss periods and learn more about what they involve.

Adeboye’s Wife Celebrates 70th Birthday With Different Shapes Of Cakes [Photos]

She is the wife of the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church Of God, and yesterday Pastor Folu Adeboye, popularly referred to as Mummy G.O celebrated her 70th birthday! See more colourful photos below as dignitaries including the Vice-President and his wife joined in the celebration.

Photos From Olu Jacob & Joke Silva' Son's Traditional Wedding In Port Harcourt

Olu Jacob and Joke Silva's son yesterday got married traditionally in Port Harcourt, the home town of his bride. Their white wedding is expected to take place next weekend. See more photos below...

Daddy Showkey Shows Off New Hairstyle

The Ghetto singer isn't aging at all and not ready to stop been fashionable or attractive (which ever one suits you, lol) as he just showed off his stunning new hairstyle. Two more pics below...

20-Year Old Zimbabwe Boy Commits Suicide, Texts Dad Where To Find His Body

A 20-year old man from Gokwe, Zimbabwe committed suicide by hanging after leaving a text message directing his father where to find his body.

Moses Makuvire of Zenda Business Centre in Gokwe North sent a text message to his father, Mr Samuel Makuvire directing him where to find his body.

He, however, did not state reasons for committing suicide.

Acting Midlands provincial police spokesperson, Assistant Inspector Ethel Mukwende, confirmed the incident.

Healing Photos: Abia State First Lady Rescues Baby With Head Tumor

The First Lady of Abia State, Mrs Nkechi Ikpeazu has rescued two-month old baby Favour Obinna Ndidi from what might have led to her untimely death.

Favour was born with a head tumor and needed urgent surgery before the attention of the first lady was called to it.

She intervened and paid for her surgery and the abnormal mass attached to the back of her head, medically known as encephalocele was removed.

The First Lady runs a foundation, and it will not be the first time she would help out with a life saving surgery.

Photos: Meet Tiny Tanzanian Lady With BIG Hips

Her name is Acqueline Obed and runs @poshyqueeen on instagram. Though Obed looks tiny, she however has something more than most ‘big’ ladies. A real definition of hips don’t lie. Indeed, God created us all differently! Two more photos…

Governor Ambode Arrives Russia, Offers Help To 50 Stranded Nigerians

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State is in Russia. And as expected some Nigerians met him at the airport. But among those that met him, one person stood out. A story is attached.

Instagram user @iampndgreat disclosed how the Governor walked towards his pick up and saw 50 Nigerians who were stranded at the airport and instantly offered to help them. As we write, 19 of them are already on their way to Nigeria, while the rest of the 31 leaves tonight! Here’s how @iampndgreat, reports it.

“Not a Political Campaign but just appreciating a good and kind gesture by one of our noble Politicians in Nigeria.”

The story goes thus:

Woman Shares Photos Of How Her Husband (His 2nd Marriage) Chased Her Out Of Their Home

A woman simply known as Honourable Bella Odaih on Facebook has taken to the platform to explain how her UK returnee husband who was previously married sent her and her daughter out of their home. She posted photos showing evidence of her claims.

She also said he fed him and even borrowed for him when they had nothing. Now she is seeking for assistance from able lawyers. She wrote;

"I am not fake, but sometimes I live to give life and hope to others.

We met 2001 in my working office, oloriebi @Muritala Adebayo jokingly joined us as friends. 2004 he came to me that he has problems with his wife and they were divorced, then I lived in my own rented apartment that he was always coming in from abroad to stay in without any help of payment.

So Sad! Mother, Toddler Washed Away In Ogun Flood

Scores of people, including a mother and child were missing yesterday and properties worth billions of naira were destroyed after a massive flood ravaged parts of Abeokuta, the Ogun state capital, and its environs.

The Nation reports that many residents were sacked from their homes and shops when their apartments were invaded by the flood. Dozens of vehicles packed by roadsides were also submerged with some of them dragged into gullies and pits.

Areas most hard hit are Ijaye, Omolasho, Kuto, Isale Egbein and Ijeja.

In Ago Ijesha area however, a mother and her toddler – daughter were swept away by the flood, making it the greatest loss of all.

One Of The Kidnappers Who Abducted Entertainers Nabbed While Demanding More Ransom [Photos]

One of the kidnappers who allegedly abducted two entertainers, Ugo Stevenson and Izunna Obiakor, in Owerri, Imo State and demanded millions of naira, has been arrested by the police..

It was revealed that the kidnappers who abducted Mr Izunna Obiakor (Event Promoter & Stage Manager) popularly known with company name Twinstar , Ugo Stevenson (Highlife Music legend known as Ndaa Chineke) and Bishop (Staff of Twinstar Lighthouse), were apprehended while trying to collect another ransom.

According to IfeanyiCy Njoku, the abducted victims were released five days after paying a ransom of N1.3m which was made available by the family of Twinstar Izunna Obiakor.

The abductors have been calling on Mr Obiakor to bring additional ransom of N300, 000 so that they could release his car which was in their custody.

9- Year-Old Marriage Dissolved At Mapo As Ibadan Woman Begs Court For Separation

Oja Oba/Mapo Court C Customary Court, Mapo, Ibadan, Oyo State has listened to the prayer of divorce of a woman, Omobola Adegunju from her husband, Adewale Adegunju.

Omobola told the court that her husband was troublesome and nonchalant about her welfare and that of their children. She added that she was fed up with their relationship and wasn’t ready to go on with it.

She, as such, appealed for a separation from her husband and requested that the court made him responsible for their children’s upkeep.

Photos: Kate Henshaw, Others Attend Rita Dominic's 43rd Birthday Dinner

The actress turned 43 this week and her bestie and close friends all came together to have a dinner in her owner. Rita sure wowed in her red jumpsuit.

How A Bauchi Family Bread Winner Was Murdered

The question being asked by the family of a middle-aged man, Benjamin Sule, in Bauchi, Bauchi State is: who killed our breadwinner? This is because of the mystery that still surrounds the circumstances of the death of the 41-year-old who left his house immediately after he received a phone call from a yet to be identified person. The caller was said to have invited Sule to the Gwallemeji area for an unknown reason.

The state police command is investigating the incident.

As of now, the family is asking questions concerning how exactly their breadwinner, a former staff of a telecoms firm in Bauchi, ended up dead after disappearing for two days.

Photo: 113-Year-Old Elder Sister Of Kayode Fayemi's Mother Out To Cast Her Vote

The 113-year-old elder sister of APC governorship candidate, Kayode Fayemi's mother was this morning photographed out to cast her vote.

Ekiti Records Large Turn Out Of Voters [Photos]

There has been a large turnout of voters at Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti state capital as the Governorship election in the state takes place today. Many including the elderly, nursing mothers, pregnant women and youths this morning trooped out in their numbers to polling units.

Accreditation and voting have since commenced. May the best candidate win. More photos...

Cameroon Defence Minister Ambushed In Restive Region, Assailants Killed

A convoy transporting Cameroonian Defence Minister Joseph Beti Assomo was ambushed in the country’s restive anglophone region, leaving several attackers dead, state radio said on Friday.

Four soldiers and a reporter were also injured in Thursday’s attack, other sources said, while the journalist said the convoy was ambushed again just a short time later.

News of the brazen assault came as the country’s 85-year-old president Paul Biya who has ordered a crackdown in the troubled region declared Friday he would bid for a seventh consecutive term in office.

Emmanuel Macron’s Visit To Afrika Shrine Means Nothing To Me - Fela’s Daughter, Seun Kuti Speaks Too

One of the daughters of late Afrobeat king, Motunrayo Anikulapo-Kuti is not excited about the French President’s recent visit to the New Afrika Shrine. Motunrayo says the visit means nothing to her and she has her reasons. Motunrayo is the only daughter of Najite and Fela Anikulapo-Kuti.

According to her, “in a way the visit of President Macron doesn’t really mean anything to me because I didn’t meet him personally and I don’t think he knows me. Although I appreciate the fact that he respects my brother, Femi Kuti and our family name”.

However, she lamented how she lost her initial excitement about the visit due to how she was badly treated by security operatives. “I was excited at first but on that fateful day all the excitement died.

Omobaba1 Reveals In New Interview How Politicians Threatened Him In The Past Over Some Of His Jokes

Omobaba1 has revealed how politicians threatened him in the past over jokes he cracked on stage and even about few of his songs. The comedian cum singer said the threat came through phone calls which followed with several warnings.

The humour merchant disclosed this in a chat with Showtime. He said;

“Yes I have been threatened by politicians over the jokes I crack. There was this joke titled ‘fine boy’ for which I received threat calls and I was seriously warned, which was why I couldn’t release the song I made out of it.  The song I did on the kidnapped Chibok girls also earned me a lot of threat calls and because of that no radio station played it on air.”

Coded Port Harcourt Hangout Where Rich, Horny Women Hire Men For S*x

The name Port Harcourt represents many things to diverse individuals. While to some it is no more than another urban centre in Nigeria, to others, it is the land where ‘milk’ and ‘honey’ flows.

The capital of one of the country’s largest oil-producing states, the town fondly dubbed ‘Garden City’ by its teeming admirers, is not only revered by many within and outside it but also regarded as a place where dreams are lived.

Housing nationals of different nations drawn into it by its oil wealth, the city is a melting pot of culture, lifestyle and a thriving leisure industry anchored on diverse forms of entertainment. It is one of the few cities that never sleep in Nigeria.

The name Port Harcourt represents many things to diverse individuals. While to some it is no more than another urban centre in Nigeria, to others, it is the land where ‘milk’ and ‘honey’ flows.

Many Nigerians Have Forgotten Their Culture Through Social Media –Dele Odule

Actor and producer, Dele Odule, has condemned Nigerians who abuse social media saying they have forgotten our culture. Odule made this known in a chat with Saturday Beats. According to him, the situation has resulted in a lot of people losing sense of their cultural values and imbibing all sorts of alien behaviours that are now threatening the sanity of the society.

“My worry is that a lot of people are not making appropriate use of the social media. In instances that they are supposed to hide their heads, they expose themselves unnecessarily all in the name of posting certain things on the social media.

“People have forgotten our culture; they are indulging in practices that our society ordinarily does not accept all in the name of civilisation and trying to follow trends in the Western world.

Harvey Weinstein 'Admits To Offering Acting Jobs In Exchange For S*x

Harvey Weinstein has reportedly admitted that he offered acting jobs in exchange for sex, claiming that everyone did it!!!

The disgraced movie producer was quoted making the admission during an interview with Spectator USA. However, TMZ later said that Weinstein's lawyer, Ben Brafman denied he said it.

It comes after a string of sexual assault allegations were brought against Weinstein.

But he has denied every single one, and still insists that he has never forced himself on a woman.

Two Women In Court For Stealing Friend’s ATM Card, Withdrawing N365,000

Two women, Hope Eze, 23, and Ugonma Chikezie, 30, were on Thursday arraigned in an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos, for allegedly stealing their friend’s ATM card and withdrawing N365,000 from the account. Eze, a hairstylist and Chikezie, a business woman, both residing at Gowon Estate, Egbeda, Lagos, are charged with two-counts of stealing and conspiracy.

According to the prosecutor, Insp. Victor Eruada, the accused committed the offence on May 10 at No 33, Gowon Estate, Egbeda, Alimosho, Lagos . He said the accused conspired and stole N365,000 belonging to Miss Ruth Ababueze, their friend.

“The two women went to their friend’s house and stole her Automated Teller Machine (ATM) card and used it to withdraw N365, 000.” Eruada told the court that when the complainant discovered that it was her friends who withdrew the money, she confronted them.

Apparently Trump Was On A Date With Another Woman When He Met Melania

Forget Jay-Z and Beyonce, Donald and Melania Trump are the new power couple on the block - quite literally.

Despite Trump being the President of the United States, the First Lady has had her fair share of the limelight since his inauguration in January last year.

The couple appear to be quite different and sometimes opposites attract but how exactly did they hit it off?

Apparently it all began while Trump was on a date  with another woman and Melania accused him of doing something 'sneaky' so that he could get rid of his date and score some alone time with the model.

I Can't Deal With A Man That Lies - Ebube Nwagbo

Nollywood actress, Ebube Nwagbo has said she can't deal with a man that lies. The Anambra State-born actress revealed this to Inside Nollywood saying lying men piss her off.

“I can’t deal with a man that lies. It turns me off instantly. I love truth and honesty. Once you begin to lie, I’m off,” she said.

Ms Nwagbo, who recently won Fashion Icon of the Year award during the Anambra Fashion Show, expressed her gratitude to the organizers. “I’m excited. I appreciate the organizers for deeming me fit to be their Fashion Icon of the Year. I feel special seeing my state appreciate me,” Nwagbo enthused.

I Won’t Take Up Movie Roles Again – Seyi Shay

Deborah Oluwaseyi Joshua aka Seyi Shay, is set to carve a place in Nollywood. With a new movie, Lara and the Beats where she played the lead role and featured alongside top acts, the singer-turned-actor is ready to shatter the glass ceiling in the industry.

In this chat, Seyi Shay speaks about the sacrifices she made to feature in the film and her relationship with Vector among others. Enjoy it.

You are a musician but acted in Lara and the Beats, what does it feel like been an actress?

There is a slight difference because I write my own music and I perform it. I tend not to act as much, but with a movie, you have to adopt a character. It is quite different since you have to immerse yourself in the character you invent. It’s kind of make-belief, at the same time, it’s still entertaining.

Orange A Day Keeps Poor Eyesight Away- Research

An orange a day keeps bad eyesight away according to new research. People who regularly eat one orange per day slash their chances of developing macular degeneration by more than 60%.

The incurable disease, a painless eye condition that leads to the gradual loss of vision, is the most common cause of sight loss in the elderly.

Researchers at the Westmead Institute for Medical Research, in Australia interviewed more than 2,000 adults over 50 and followed them over a 15-year period.

Those who said they ate at least one orange a day had more than a 60% reduced risk of developing late macular degeneration 15 years later compared with those who did not.

'I Am A Better Baby Daddy Than Many Husbands, Don’t Think I Want To Get Married Now' -Timaya

Hip hop star, Ebitimi Odom popularly known as Timaya, has said that baby daddies are usually better fathers than many husbands in Nigeria.

Speaking exclusively with Saturday Beats, the ‘Dem mama’ crooner fondly nicknamed Egberi Papa by his teeming fans, said that  while many young men, who became fathers by impregnating their unmarried lovers show more care to babies produced through such copulations, many married men lacked the capacity to show love or affection to their children.

According to the musician, beyond what many people actually think, baby daddies, as men, who father children without having married the mothers are often referred to, have proven to be better than those that had consummated their unions.

“People fail to understand that a lot of baby daddies are better fathers than a lot of husbands. The kind of role I play in my children’s life, I don’t think some husbands do that.

Friday, July 13, 2018

Meghan's Close Friend Reveals She Has Been Doing Her OWN Makeup

The Duchess of Cambridge is famous for doing her own makeup here and there and it seems that newly-minted Meghan has followed in her footsteps 

Make-up artist and close friend to the Duchess of Sussex, Daniel Martin, has revealed that she has been doing her own makeup for high profile engagements.

Daniel, who did Meghan's makeup on her wedding day, shared a picture of the former Suits star at the RAF service at Westminster Abbey on Tuesday, praising her Christian Dior ensemble.
And when fans questioned whether he had done her 'natural' look, Daniel confirmed that she had in fact done her own make-up.

Taking to Instagram on Wednesday, Daniel shared a picture of Meghan, writing: 'Can we say my love Meghan Markle looking chic in Dior today!'.

Photo Of Folorunso Alakija At 7 With Her Sister

The billionaire shared the photo on IG. The pic was taking in 1951 when she was 7. She will also  turn 67 this month. Happy birthday in advance mama!

A #throwback photo of my sister (Doy) and I (Flo) back in 1951 as a 7-year-old always-smiling little girl�
Pictures are not only worth a thousand words, but also the precious memories embedded into them.
Birthday in 2 days ����� We certainly have come a long way�
All the glory belongs to God� #JulyBorn #67th #FolorunsoAlakija," she wrote.

Billionaire Wife, Dakore Pose In Her Swimsuit

The mom of two shared the on instagram.

Married Toolz Warns Men To Stop Sending Her D!Cks

The married OAP took to her insta-story to warn men  to stop sending her D!cks, saying she already has one. But we all know she has one nau, why are guys like this. Smh!.

NEMA Receives 160 More Libya Returnees

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has received another batch of 160 returnees from Libya.

The returnees arrived Nigeria after being stranded in the North African country following failed
attempts to reach different European countries.

On their arrival at the cargo wing of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) in Lagos on Thursday night, the returnees were received by an official of NEMA.

I’m Unhappy About Happenings In Ekiti- Ooni

The Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II says he is unhappy about the happenings in Ekiti as the state prepares for the July 14 governorship elections.

The monarch said this while hosting the British High-Commissioner to Nigeria, Paul Arkwright at his palace in Ile-Ife in Osun State. He also called for an end to crisis and violence.

“What I heard happening in Ekiti State during this electioneering period does not make me happy as their father. Enough of crisis, we do not want any crisis in Yorubaland. Where there is violence, progress and tranquillity will be deprived, but where there is peace, there is progress.