Saturday, November 3, 2018

Photo: Lagos Road Sweeper Killed On Duty

A Lagos road sweeper this morning met her untimely death when a driver ran over her along Osborne Road, Ikoyi, Lagos.

This happened early hours of this morning. It was said that the driver lost control of his car. RIP!

Man Kills His Mother, Makes Love To Her Corpse For Money Ritual

Men of the Edo State Police Command have arrested a 21-year old man, Samuel Emobor Oghenekporboro, for allegedly killing his mother and making love to her corpse several times for money ritual.

His 58 years old mother identified as Mrs Christiana Ighoyivwi was said to have been strangulated at their residence at 8B, Market road, Ologbo Community along Benin- Sapele road in Ikpoba-Okha local government area.

It was gathered that an herbalist had told the suspect that money would fall from heaven while making love with his mother’s corpse.

Little Girl, 2, Wins Halloween With Creepiest Costume

A toddler has won the year's best Halloween costume - with the creepiest costume ever.

Two-year-old Maya Hwang wore the epic costume which was designed by her mother, Krystel.

The stay-at-home mum spent two days making the costume, which makes it look like the child is carrying her own severed head.

The floral dress has an opening in the chest which allows Maya's head to poke through.

An extension on the back of the dress creates the appearance of a ghoul whose head has been chopped off.

Ojukwu’s First Son, Debe Sylvester Is Dead

Chief Debe Sylvester Ojukwu, first son of Biafran Warlord, late Dim Chukwuemeka Odumekwu Ojukwu, is dead. A family source, who confirmed the news said he slumped and died at a private hospital in Lagos. The source said that they are yet to issue a statement on the development, but a statement will be released soon.

Woman Earns £100,000 A Year Selling Her Unwashed Socks And Trainers

A foot fetish model revealed she earns almost £100,000 a year selling used socks and trainers - that she buys for just a couple of pounds.

After someone complemented her on the 'beauty' of her feet, Roxy Sykes, 33, realised she could break her way into the foot fetish industry.

The property investor decided to set up an Instagram page to see how true the interest in her feet was, and after reaching over 10,000 followers in a month decided to listen to her 'fans'.

Roxy, from London, then started selling shoes and socks on her social media accounts for £20 per pair of socks, and £200 for shoes.

Remains Of Retired Maj.-Gen. Alkali Buried In Abuja

The remains of late Maj.-Gen. Idris Alkali, which was found by a team of Nigerian Army on Search and Rescue Operation, was buried at Gudu Cemetery in Abuja on Saturday.

The burial, which was concluded at around 3 p.m., was attended by the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, former Military Administrator of Lagos, Retired Brig.-Gen. Buba Marwa and former Minister of Works and Housing, Alhaji Sunusi Dagash.

The funeral prayer, which was led by the Chief Imam of Abuja National Mosque, Dr Kabir Mohammad, amid tears, was attended by Muslims from within and outside the Federal Capital territory.

Entire Japanese Island Disappears As Government Launches Rescue Mission

A search mission has been launched off the coast of Japan after an entire island disappeared.

The uninhabited islet of Esanbehanakitakojima was used to delineate Japan’s territorial waters.

It was located about 500 meters off the coast of Sarufutsu village near the northern tip of Hokkaido.

It is one of 158 uninhabited islands that were given names by the country's government in 2014 to clearly mark Japanese territorial waters. Under international laws, islands can be designated as such only if they can be seen above the sea surface even in high tides.

Photos From Gbemi Olateru-Olagbegi's Wedding

Here are photos from OAP Gbemi Olateru-Olagbegi and Femi Ajayi's wedding. Femi is Falz's manager. Gbemi sure 'killed' it for her day! More photos...

Model & Her Married Lover Are Arrested 'For Hiring Hit Men To Murder His Wife'

A Bollywood star and model and her married lover were arrested today in New Delhi on suspicion of hiring a hit team to murder the lover's wife, a primary school teacher.

Half-British actress and model Angel Gupta was arrested together with lover - named only as Manjeet - and her father Rajeev, who had helped them in the conspiracy, the police said.

Teacher Sunita, who has a 16-year-old daughter and eight-year-old son, was shot dead in broad daylight three days before the arrests after she found out about the affair between Gupta, also known as Shashi Prabha, and Manjeet.

An investigating officer, who did not want to be named, told theHindustan Times, 'We had recovered Sunita's diary, which contained crucial details of her husband's affair. Sunita's daughter knew about the diary. She had told us about it.'

Bus Conveying Madonna University Students’ Somersaults, Catches Fire

Three Madonna students have lost their lives after a bus conveying about 6 of the caught fire yesterday and killed three immediately. They were twelve in number and the students hired two buses to convey them to their destination, but sadly, one of the buses caught fire and three were roasted beyond recognition while others were rushed to the hospital.

The dead students have been identified as, Kerry Oliver (200L), Christable (200L, OPT) and Rita (200L, OPT), while those rushed to the hospital are Stanley (400L, MLS), Chidima Nwosu (200L, OPT) and Divine (100L, EE).

Below is what a student (one of them) who witnessed the accident wrote;

Funeral Of Leicester City Chairman Gets Underway With Buddhist Prayers In Bangkok Temple

The funeral of Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha is getting underway in his native Thailand with prayers at temple in Bangkok followed by Buddhist bathing rituals.

The popular businessman was killed along with four other people when his helicopter crashed and burst into flames shortly after taking from the club's King Power Stadium last Saturday evening.

His death sparked an outpouring of grief in Leicester with thousands of floral tributes being placed outside the stadium and a book of condolence opened to honour the club chairman whose generosity touched the lives of so many in the city.

In keeping with Thai tradition, the funeral is expected to last a week.

Woman Kills Husband, Children, Self In Benue State

The Police Command in Benue has confirmed the killing of a man and his three children by his wife, who also took her life.

“The man, Mr Nicholas Adetsav, a staff of Makurdi Local Government Council, and his children, were killed on Friday night in Makurdi.

His wife, believed to be responsible for the death of the quartet, also killed herself.

“From information available to us, the woman has been having issues with her husband which might have culminated into this,” Mr Moses Yamu, the command’s spokesman, told newsmen, on Saturday in Makurdi.

World's Biggest Mosquito Discovered, Enters Guinness World Records

A Chinese entomologist has broken a new Guinness World Record after discovering the world's biggest mosquito.

This week, Zhao Li, with the Insect Museum of West China in Chengdu, capital of the southwestern province of Sichuan, received certification from the Guinness World Records, which confirmed a giant mosquito he discovered in June to be the world's biggest.

Previously, the record holder was a mosquito discovered by British zoologist Mark Carwardine. Carwardine describes in his 2008 book "Animal Records" that the distance between the mosquito's foreleg and hind leg could reach 23 cm.

Trump Administration To Reinstate All Iran Sanctions

The Trump administration is to reinstate all US sanctions on Iran removed under the 2015 nuclear deal.

The White House said it was "the toughest sanctions regime ever imposed on Iran" and targeted Iran's energy, shipping and banking sectors.

However, eight countries will not be penalised by the US for continuing to import Iranian oil.

EU states which backed the deal have said they will protect EU firms doing "legitimate" business with Iran.

India Man-Eating Tigress Killed After Huge Hunt

A tigress in India which is said to have killed 13 people has been shot dead after a major hunt, officials say.

The six-year-old tigress had evaded capture in the jungles of the western state of Maharashtra for two years.

Last month wildlife officials deployed perfume in a bid to lure the animal.

Activists had campaigned to save the tiger, but India's Supreme Court said it would not interfere if forest rangers were forced to shoot it.

Akon Considering Running Against Trump In 2020

American-born Senegalese singer, Akon has revealed that he is seriously considering running for President against Donald Trump in 2020.

In an interview with Newsweek about facing off against Donald Trump in a recent interview, the 45-year-old said,

“I’ve been thinking about running for 2020 very seriously. But I didn’t want to just do it because I feel like I want to continue doing what I’m doing and hope that builds me enough momentum [for people] to say, ‘You know what, if you run we’ll support you.’”

Toke Makinwa Shares S*Xy Bikini Photos As She Turns A Year Older

Media personality,Toke Makinwa is 34 today and she showed off her banging body in bikinis to celebrate her special day. ''The book of TM... Chapter 34- 03/11. A new dawn. Woman thou shall not settle for less. It's my birthday.'' She captioned the photos. More pics below;

Why People Think I Am Gay –Benson Okonkwo

Nollywood actor, Benson Okonkwo, has said he is already used to people accusing him of being gay and is tired of talking about it. Okonkwo noted that playing gay roles in three movies in the past was probably the reason why he was being accused of being gay.

The actor has endured a public backlash over the last couple of days, particularly on the Internet shortly after he released some nude photos of himself, in which he used a curtain to cover his manhood. The actor immediately reacted to the insults he got from people by releasing a statement on his Instagram page.

However, in a chat with Saturday Beats, the actor blamed the situation on his being “handsome”.

Two Dead, Multiple Wounded In US Yoga Studio Shooting...

A gunman killed two people and injured several others at a yoga studio in Florida's state capital Tallahassee Friday before apparently taking his own life, the local police chief said.

"About 5:47pm the Tallahassee Police Department reference to a shooting," police chief Michael DeLeo said at a press conference.

"Upon arriving on scene, the officers found multiple victims suffering from gunshot wounds."

First responders transported five people to a nearby hospital, with two later succumbing to their wounds, Mr DeLeo said.

APC Dividing? Oshiomhole Calls Okorocha Total EMBARRASSMENT, Blasts Amosun Too

The National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, on Friday lashed out again at the governors of Imo and Ogun states, Rochas Okorocha and Ibukunle Amosun.

This came barely 24 hours after the two governors renewed their attacks on the APC chairman.

While Okorocha claimed on Thursday that the fortunes of the APC had witnessed a downturn since Oshiomhole took over as national chairman, Amosun alleged that the party chairman and his cohorts were working towards handing over Ogun to “a gang of expansionists.”

In an apparent response to the two governors, Oshiomhole described their personal attacks on his person as a direct result of their failure to foist undemocratic processes on the party.

Kalu Undergoes Operation In Germany- Wife, Aide

A former governor of Abia State and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, has been hospitalised in Germany. This is according to his media aide, Kunle Oyewunmi, in a press statement.

According to Kunle, Kalu flew to Germany with his wife, Ifunanya. Kunle said upon arrival in Germany, Kalu was rushed in an ambulance to Helios Klinik, Wiesbaden, where he was immediately wheeled into the surgical theatre.

He quoted Ifunanya as saying that the surgery was successful, adding that he had regained consciousness.

Man Rapes Mother, Former Mother-In-Law

A 32-year-old man in the Kaura Local Government Area of Kaduna State, David Shakari, has been arrested by operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team for r-pe.

The 32-year-old father of one reportedly r-ped his mother and ex-wife’s mother who are in their 50s and 60s respectively.

Punch learnt that Shakari had attended a festival sometime in August 2017 in the community and returned home drunk in the night.

Shakari, who lived with his mother, reportedly met the woman asleep and forcefully had s-x with her.

My Marriage Very Intact- IK Ogbonna

Nollywood actor, Ik Ogbonna has cleared the air on his marriage collapse rumour saying for a fact that his marriage to his wife, Sonia, remains intact. IK credited Sonia for the success of their marriage, saying getting married to a man like him is not an easy task. He however says she has been patient enough also describing her as a very intelligent woman. What he told Saturday Beats…

In a chat with Saturday Beats, the actor noted that his wife was an intelligent woman and that he gave the credit of their successful marriage to her because it was difficult being married to someone like him due to the nature of his job.

“My wife is gifted; she is a very intelligent woman. You cannot sit down with her and not learn something; she is very expressive, she expresses herself regardless of what people think or say. It takes two people to make things work; on her own part, she does her best and she will keep doing her best. Being married to someone like me is very difficult because my career takes a toll on me. I am hardly around and available to give her enough attention as a woman, but I will keep trying.

Pilot Admits Being Almost 10 Times Over Alcohol Limit Shortly Before Flying A Commercial Plane

A pilot was caught almost 10 times over the alcohol limit shortly before a flight from Heathrow Airport.

Drunk first officer Katsutoshi Jitsukawa, 42, was arrested at the airport after failing a breath test just 50 minutes before his Japan Airlines flight to Tokyo was due to take off with him in the cockpit.

The driver of a crew bus alerted police after smelling alcohol on the pilot, according to reports.

The flight was operated by a Boeing 777 aircraft which holds up to 244 passengers.

Friday, November 2, 2018

More Photos From The Presentation Of Buhari's Certificate By WAEC Registrar

Here are more photos from the presentation of President Buhari's attestation and confirmation of result from the West Africa Examination Council (WAEC), by the registrar of the examination body, Dr Iyi Uwadiae.

The certificate was presented at the State House, Abuja... More photos...

Anglican Priests Protest Against Obiano, Block Govt House Entrance [Photos]

No fewer than 300 priests of the diocese of the Niger( Onitsha area) on Friday stormed the Anambra State Government House, accusing the state governor of religious bigotry.

The priests, all dressed in their robes and numbering about 300 blocked the Anambra State Government House in protest.

They vowed not to leave the scene until the governor addressed them.

Identity Of Man Who Jumped Into Lagoon Revealed

The man who drowned after he reportedly jumped into the Lagoon in Lagos on Friday has been identified as a staff of the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria.

A staff of FRCN, who pleaded anonymity, told the News Agency of Nigeria that the deceased was a driver attached to an Assistant Director in charge of Information Communication Technology unit of the corporation.

The source said that the deceased was newly posted from the FRCN Training School located in Shogunle to the Broadcasting House in Ikoyi, Lagos

The source, however, described him as a gentleman. Tunji Disu, Commander of the Rapid Response Squad, told NAN that his men got to the scene almost immediately and invited marine police and local divers who recovered the corpse from the lagoon.

El-Rufai Picks Woman As Running Mate

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir  el-Rufai, has announced his running mate for the 2019 governorship election.

She is Dr. Hadiza Balarabe. They are running on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress.

Again, Buhari Meets Tinubu Inside Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari again on Friday met behind closed doors with the National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu.

The meeting was held inside the President’s office at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

That was the second time the two leaders would be meeting in one week having met on Wednesday.

Daura By Road! Melaye Promises Buhari Will Be Voted Out In 2019

You know Melaye plays 'hard' politics, no time really, lol. So the Senator this afternoon popped on IG with the poster you see above, look well it has 10 different meanings, lol and promised President Buhari he will be going back to his village by road... Oh dear... to think just few months ago, Melaye was proudly Buhari's boy supporting his administration? Lol, oh politics...

Photo: WAEC Issues Attestation Of Result To Buhari

The West African Examination Council (WAEC) has issued an attestation and confirmation of result to President Muhammadu Buhari.

WAEC Registrar, Iyi Uwadiae, presented the document to the President on Friday at the State House in Abuja, the nation’s capital.

Reacting to the development, Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, took to Twitter to fault those who have criticised his principal over his certificate saying;

The West African Examination Council (WAEC) has issued an attestation and confirmation of result to President Muhammadu Buhari.

Woman Who Was Gang R-Ped Strip To Show South African President Her Scar To The Shock Of Guests

A woman stripped unclad during a presidential gender based violence summit to the shock of guests at the event.

It was gathered that the woman identified as Ausi Phindile decided to strip n-ked at the summit in South Africa to show president Cyril Ramaphosa her scars after she was gang r-ped and underwent five surgeries around her abdomen.

The Gender-Based Violence and Femicide Summit was held yesterday at Saint George Hotel in Centurion.

Government convened the two-day gathering following a call by the total shutdown movement during a march to the Union Buildings on Women’s Day.

Gates Foundation Ends $5m Pledge Partnership With Saudi Crown Prince's Charity Over Khashoggi Killing

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will end its commitment to partner with a charity in Saudi Arabia closely aligned with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in light of the still-unanswered questions about the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, a former loyalist murdered while in exile.

The Gates’ organization had pledged $5 million towards a new program, Misk Grand Challenges, along with the Misk Foundation, a group that promotes youth empowerment worldwide, and which is chaired by the prince. A large photo of the crown prince appears on the site’s home page.

The Gates Foundation said in a statement provided to Fortune, “Jamal Khashoggi’s abduction and murder is extremely troubling. We are observing current events with concern, and we do not plan to fund any subsequent rounds of the Misk Grand Challenges program.”

Married Nigerian Woman Celebrates Her Husband's Sidechic Losing Her Leg In A Car Accident

A married Nigerian lady is celebrating her husband's sidechic losing her leg in a car accident, and so, she won't be able to d--k her man again. The lady sent relationship expert, Joro the mail and while some supported A married Nigerian lady is celebrating her husband's sidechic losing her leg in a car accident, and so, she won't be able to d--k her man again. The lady sent relationship expert, Joro the mail and while some supported her, others berated her. Read the full mail below...

Despite FG Travel Ban, Orji Kalu Travels To Germany

Despite being listed among the 50 high-profile Nigerians barred by the Federal Government from travelling out of the country, a former Governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, has gone to Germany for surgery.

Kalu’s media aide, Kunle Oyewunmi, who disclosed this, said his principal left the country on Monday aboard a Lufthansa aircraft.

Kalu, who is now a chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress, according to Oyewunmi, left for Wiesbaden, Germany, alongside his wife, Ifunanya.

My Husband Has Shunned My Bed For Too Long, Please Separate Us, Wife Tells Court

A Mararaba Upper Area Court, Nasarawa State, on Friday dissolved the six-month marriage between Saratu Abdullahi and her husband, Malam Ja’afaru, over lack of care and inconsiderate behaviour.

The judge, Ibrahim Shakarau, dissolved the marriage in the interest of peace, saying that the parties have ceased to be husband and wife henceforth.

“The parties are to maintain peace all the time, any violation of the order of this court will amount to contempt and, of course, with grave consequences.

“Also, the parties should collect their divorce certificate from the registrar’s office,’’ he ordered.

Odunlade Celebrates Wife As She Turns A Year Older

Nollywood actor, Odunlade Adekola has taken to his instagram page to celebrate his beautiful wife s she turns a year older today. Sharing adorable photos, he captioned it; Birthdays may come and go, My love and respect for you will never fade. Happy birthday my love! 💜💜💜💜🌹🌹🍷🎂🎷🎤🎼🎶

World's First Underwater Villa Opens And It Looks Absolutely Incredible

Holidaymakers can now sleep with the fishes - but rather than the sinister gangster connotations, this time it's all about a luxurious once-in-a-lifetime stay.

A new underwater villa has opened at the glamorous Conrad Maldives Rangali Island hotel, where guests can sleep under the sea in a suite with glass ceilings and walls so you can look out directly into the striking blue waters and take in the marine life.

Which is, of course, in abundance - we're talking colourful tropical fish, breathtaking corals, and even the likes of turtles and sharks which reside in the Maldives' waters.

Meghan Markle Barefoot Photos Reveal 'She's Had Secret Bone-Breaking Surgery To Perfect Her Feet'

Meghan Markle has had secret surgery to remove bunions on her feet, according to a surgeon.

The Duchess of Sussex went barefoot for a formal Māori welcoming ceremony in New Zealand on Wednesday.

Eagle-eyed royal fans spotted a small faded scar on the inside of her left foot.

Kumar Kunasingam, consultant trauma and orthopaedic surgeon for BMI Shirley Oaks hospital, says that the scar is definitely due to open bunion surgery - which can be very painful.

Ondo Police Arrest Cook Who Killed Credit Switch Technology Chairman, Ope Badamosi

The Ondo State Police Command has arrested the cook who killed his boss, Chief Ope Bademosi, in Lagos.

The cook, who was identified as Sunday, was said to have committed the offence at the Lagos home of the deceased. He was alleged to have run away after the dastardly act.

The police thereafter declared him wanted. The State Police Public Relations Officer, Mr. Femi Joseph, confirmed the arrest and said the suspect would be paraded today at the headquarters of the command.

Court Stops NLC, TUC’s Planned Strike

The National Industrial Court of Nigeria has ordered the organised labour, comprising the Nigerian Labour Congress and the Trade Union Congress not to embark on its indefinite strike scheduled to commence on November 6.

Justice Sanusi Kado, on Friday, gave the order in a ruling on an ex parte application moved on behalf of the Federal Government by the Solicitor-General of the Federation and Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Justice, Mr. Dayo Apata.

Agreeing with Apata, Justice Kado ruled that if the strike is allowed it would lead to huge economic loss to both public and private institutions and could jeopardise the health of many Nigerians who would not be able to access health facilities during the period.

I Have Never, Will Never Collect Bribe, Video Clips False - Governor Ganduje Tells House

The Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, on Friday, denied collecting bribe from any contractor.

Testifying before the Kano state House of Assembly, Ganduje said the allegation labeled against him are false and injurious.

Ganduje said the video clips released by the publisher of Daily Nigerian, Mr. Jafar Jafar was aimed at tarnishing his image politically. Speaking on behalf of the Governor, the Commissioner of Information, Mr. Muhammad Garba, said he was at the assembly Complex to represent the governor due to the options provided by the committee in its letter.

The Governor, in a document presented before the committee, denied collecting bribe from contractors as alleged in the video clips by the publisher of the online Newspaper.

Alaafin Of Oyo's Queen, Olori Ola Storm Her Alma Mater To Preach S-X Education [Photos]

The last wife of Alaafin of Oyo, Olori Ola today visited her alma mater dressed as a student to educate students on s-x education.

It's part of the programmed lined down for her birthday celebration. Olori left the school 11 years ago.

Posting a photo and writing on IG, She wrote; Visiting my Almamater today after 11years to educate students on sex education as part of my birthday celebration tomorrow..