Saturday, February 2, 2019

Osinbajo Helicopter Crash: PDP Calls For Investigation

The Peoples Democratic Party has expressed shock over the crash of the helicopter carrying Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, in Kabba, Kogi State, on Saturday.

The PDP in a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan, thanked God for the safety of Osinbajo, members of his entourage and the crew.

Ologbondiyan, however,  called “for a thorough investigation into the traumatic incident adding that the safety of our leaders, and of course, all Nigerians, must be guaranteed, especially at this critical time.”

He also urged Nigerians irrespective of creed, ethnicity, and political affiliation, to continue to pray for God’s  “continued intervention in our national life.”

Video: Osinbajo’s Helicopter Crash Lands In Kogi

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo escaped death on Saturday as his helicopter crash-landed in Kogi state, his spokesperson, Laolu Akande, said.

Mr Akande in a tweet said, “VP Osinbajo’s Chopper crash lands in Kabba, but he and the entire crew safe. He is continuing with his engagements and plans for the day in Kogi State.”

Details of the incident were not immediately clear.

It is the second time Mr Osinbajo’s helicopter would crash-land. In June 2017, he survived a similar accident when the chopper he was traveling in crash-landed shortly after take off in Gwagawalada, Abuja.

Bukola Arugba’s Beautiful Note To Her Husband, Damola Olatunji On His Birthday

Nollywood actress, Bukola Arugba has taken to instagram to wish her husband, Damola Olatunji a happy birthday in her most beautiful way. Bukola who shares a set of twins with the actorl her Damola wrote;

''Some funny and dramatic things about us... When we fight, it always, always seemed it was over between us, I would think in my heart, damn, this is our last fight cos there won't be us again, and after hours or sometimes, hard/difficult days of snubbing each other, I find me missing u, it's always so hilarious that u would be feeling same... We would just find us talking to each other unknowingly , caring for each other unconsciously , and d funniest... We find us in each other arms... "oh! And then we would both yell... Oh! 'have forgotten we are fighting " ๐Ÿ˜

Singer Waje Reveals Why She Went Into Movies

The prolific singer who debuted as an actor in ‘Tunnel’, alongside Femi Jacobs, Patrick Doyle, Nse Ikpe-Etim, among others in 2018, has revealed why she went into acting.

In a chat with Showtime, the singer who also starred in ‘Battleground’, currently showing on Africa Magic, explained why she accepted her first movie role.

“I accepted my first movie role because when I read the script I fell in love with it. I felt it was an interesting story. I was curious as to how I would play the role because I was to play the role of a lady, Sade, who was married, and I’ve never been married. So, it was interesting to find out how I was going to play the role. It was also about the message in the role, I just wanted to know, and I think it was just curiosity”, she said.

Social Media Is One Crazy Place - Opeyemi Aiyeola

Popular actress and producer, Opeyemi Aiyeola, was away from the movie scene for a decade after she got married. She later resumed acting in 2017, but while speaking to Saturday Beats, Aiyeola noted that a lot of things had changed in the industry from the time she left in 2007.

Emphasising that success in the industry was determined by talents in those days, she added that climbing the ladder of stardom now has been laced with favoritism.

“Nollywood used to be an industry of talents; unfortunately when I came back, I realised it was no longer a career path of talented people. It is now about social media. It is more about how much money an individual has to spend on publicity and the likes.

AY Comedian Speaks On Zanku Dance, Secret Of His Marriage & How Talent Is Not Enough

The popular street dance, Shaku Shaku, has come and gone and has fast been replaced with another dance, Zanku. However, the origin of  Zanku did not become an issue till popular Nigerian comedian, AY Comedian, claimed on his Instagram page that he was the founder of the dance. To buttress his point, he posted a video of himself dancing at one of his AY live concerts many years ago.

Many people believe that the Zanku dance was made popular by Zlatan Ibile.

But AY Comedian, who has about 4.7 million followers, said, “Anytime the prophet AY comes on stage, he does the Zanku dance. That is Prophet AY’s credit; the origin of Zanku will be thrashed to AY live.”

Ubi Franklin Releases New Photos For 33rd Birthday

Ubi Franklin is celebrating his 33rd birthday today.  The celebrant took to IG to share photos of himself while also writing;

''Dear Ubi. Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter, and those who matter don’t mind. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME. 33rd Year On Earth Today. Grateful to God.๐Ÿ™๐Ÿพ''

Bangkok Residents Coughing Blood & Suffering Nosebleeds Due To City’s Pollution Crisis

Bangkok residents have been coughing up blood and suffering nosebleeds due to the city’s pollution crisis.

The Thai capital has been blanketed in a thick smog for weeks, forcing locals to don masks to protect themselves.

Those affected by the pollution have been sharing horrifying pictures of blood trickling out of their noses and in their hands on social media.

Even pets are now suffering from illnesses caused by the smog.

Popular Prophet, Shepherd Bushiri & Wife Arrested On Charges Of Fraud & Money Laundering

South Africa based Prophet Shepherd Bushiri (originally from Malwai) and his wife have been arrested by the Hawks in Rustenburg on charges of fraud and money laundering.

The Hawks are South Africa’s Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation which targets organized crime, economic crime, corruption, and other serious crime referred to it by the President or the South African Police Service.

According to Bushiri’s facebook page, the arrest took place at 07:00 at Sparkling Waters Hotel in Rustenburg.  Here’s a statement by the Prophet’s media team on facebook.

New Raunchy Photo Of Roman Goddess

The instagram sensation, shared the raunchy photos to the delight of her fans.

FG Denies Plot To Shut Internet During Election

The Federal Government has denied the allegation making the rounds in the media that it had connived with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to work with Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in the country to shut down Internet access during the forthcoming general elections.

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State had yesterday alleged that the Federal Government, through the Office of the National Security Adviser, (NSA) had directed the INEC to work with Internet service providers to shutdown Internet access during the elections.

Wike alleged that shutting down Internet access by NSA and INEC was aimed at facilitating rigging.

R.Kelly Banned In Philadelphia Following Surviving R. Kelly Docuseries & The #Muterkelly Hashtag

The Philadelphia city council has passed a resolution that declares R. Kelly unwelcome in the city. The announcement was made yesterday on Twitter by councilmember Helen Gym, who co-sponsored the resolution in response to the Surviving R. Kelly docuseries and the #MuteRKelly hashtag.

Though the ban reportedly won't be physically enforced, it was passed in an effort to set forth a city culture that won't tolerate s-xual abuse. “The resolution is about not accepting,” she told The Philadelphia Inquirer.

“It’s about being clear that we will not accept a future where r-pe is accepted...We’re not going to turn a blind eye to pain and we will not allow the silencing of black women in favor of powerful men.”

Man Kills His Lover, A Mother Of Five To Steal Her N530k [He’s Pictured]

Operatives of Ogun State Police Command have arrested a 47-year-old man, Kazeem Adebayo who allegedly killed his lover and buried her body inside his room in a bid to steal her aged mother’s N530,000.

According to the police, Adebayo allegedly committed the offence at his Ijebu Igbo residence, on January 24.

Adebayo was said to have invited his lover,  Abosede Adesanya, 30, a mother of five children, whose 84-year-old mother, Amoke, recently sold their land to buy another landed property where they could build a two-bedroom flat for themselves.

Friday, February 1, 2019

Palm Wine Seller Killed For Demanding N3m From Daughter’s Lover

A 50-year old palm wine seller, Matthew Idahosa, has been killed by a supposed lover of one of his daughters from whom he had demanded the sum of N3m as compensation.

Late Matthew was said to have been bitter that the daughter’s lover, Atekha Iyare, a vulcanizer succeeded in sleeping with her.

The incident happened at Oza village in Orhionmwon local government area.

Atekha, aged 50, who was paraded at the Edo State Police Command said he was shocked that the girl’s father said he would not marry even if he paid the N3m.

Seun Kuti To Perform At This Year’s Grammys

Afro beat singer and son of late Fela Anikulapo Kuti, Seun Kuti is set to perform at this year’s grammys.

Seun who was nominated for Best World Music Album will perform with Malian singer/songwriter, Fatoumata Diawara, at the award’s Premiere Ceremony on February 10.

Here’s a statement on the Grammys’ website which confirms this. The statement reads: “The 61st Grammy Awards will start off with sizzle as the lineup for the Grammy Awards Premiere Ceremony has been revealed, led by Mr. Boombastic himself, Grammy winner and current nominee, Shaggy as host.

House Girl Caught With 8 Pants Belonging To Her Madam & Daughter As She Packed To Go

A house girl who was set to leave the house of her boss was caught with EIGHT pants belonging to her boss and daughter. When questioned why she took the pants while she packed her things to go, she couldn’t say anything accurate. The madam was then heard saying she will be handed over to the police. Watch the video below...

Female Doctor Loses Her Licence For Having S-x With Male Cancer Patient

A doctor has been struck off after she started an affair the day after telling a man he had cancer.

Theepa Sundaralingam, 37, started messaging her patient after they followed one another on Instagram and swapped telephone numbers.

The messages became more graphic and eventually led to them having s-x in his hospital bed. She has now lost her licence after a disciplinary hearing in Toronto, Canada.

Speaking about what happened, the patient said: ‘It’s difficult for me to talk to anybody about it because the reality is that I’m a male so for me to say, “Hey, I dated my oncologist,” it wouldn’t be a surprise for someone to say “Cool”.

Groom's Mistress Crashes Wedding In South Africa Wearing HER OWN Wedding Dress [Video]

A groom's mistresses caused havoc at his wedding ceremony when she showed up at the church wearing a wedding dress. The woman, wearing a full white gown, veil and gloves, walked down the aisle and approached the couple standing at the alter.

A video shared on social media shows her shouting at the groom, who is desperately trying to calm her down.

Guests at the south-African wedding can be heard screaming and shouting, while others grab their phones to take photos and video.

EFCC Arrests 19 Suspected Internet Fraudsters With Female Pant, Charms In Ibadan [Photos]

The Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,(EFCC), Ibadan zonal office on Friday arrested 19 suspected internet fraudsters at Ologuneru and Akobo areas, of Ibadan, Oyo State, and recovered several items including a female pant and fetish materials.

This was made known in a press statement by the Acting, Head, Media and Publicity, EFCC, Tony Orilade, a copy made available to journalists.

The arrest, according to Orilade was made possible in a sting operation led by the zonal head, Friday Ebelo, Ibadan zonal head.

Fiji Water Girl Suing Fiji Water For Using Her Image On Red Carpet Cutouts

The Fiji Water Girl was the talk of the 76th annual Golden Globe Awards, as she photobombed the great and good of Hollywood posing on the red carpet.

She became the talk of the night after standing behind stars on the red carpet with her tray of Fiji Water.

By the end of the night, there had been over 50,000 tweets mentioning her presence on the red carpet and the phenomena was born.

Fast forward to the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards last weekend and she was once again seen on the red carpet - after a fashion.

3 Die After School Walkway Collapses In South Africa

Three children have been killed and others reportedly still trapped after a walkway collapsed at a high school in South Africa.

Another 15 pupils are said to have been injured and four airlifted to hospital after the disaster at Vanderbijlpark near Johannesburg.

A teacher told a local website that the walkway collapsed as children at Hoรซrskool Driehoek returned to class after assembly on Friday morning.

Pictures from the scene show the remains of the walkway collapsed on the ground with rescue teams on their way. 

Toke Makinwa Flaunts Her Curves In New Photo

Too hot.....

Men With Beards Are S*xier & Healthier Than Clean Shaven Chaps - Study

You might own a beard, or you might have strong opinions on how attractive people with beards are, but science has made some recent discoveries that suggest having a beard is good for you in more ways than one.

In 2018 the Journal of Evolutionary Biology asked a group of women to rate men. Each dude was photographed clean shaven, with five days growth, ten days worth of facial hair and then four weeks of beard.

According to the study all the women preferred men with facial hair.

Two Men Shot 'Full S*x' P*rn Film On Tube In Front Of Horrified Passengers

Two men who shot a p-rn film as they travelled just three stops on the Tube have been let off with a fine. P-rn star George Mason, 35, and escort Nicholas Mullan, 24, romped between Leicester Square and London Waterloo late at night in July 2017 and were filmed by a third unknown man as horrified passengers looked on.

The normal journey would have taken them less than five minutes but the managed to engage in anal and oral s-x and masturbation on the Northern Line trip. Mason later posted the film on Twitter and boasted: "It is outrageously horny we could not stop ourselves."

Magistrate Lucinda Lubbock was shown stills of the s-x acts and said: "This was a very unpleasant and serious offence on the public underground.

Comedian Jeremy Hardy Dies Of Cancer At 57

Comedian Jeremy Hardy has died aged 57 after battling cancer. The Blackadder Goes Forth and Mock the Week star died earlier today, his rep Amanda Emery confirmed.

In a statement, Ms Emery said the active socialist and author passed away with his daughter Elizabeth Hardy - who he adopted whilst married to Kit Hollerbach - and his film-maker wife, Katie Barlow, by his side.

"Friends and family of comedian Jeremy Hardy are immensely sad to announce that Jeremy died of cancer, early on Friday 1st February," Emery said.

"He was with his wife and daughter as he died.

Nine-Year-Old Girl Drowns In Jigawa Well

A nine-year-old girl identified as Hassana Aliyu of Kasarau Yamma quarters in Dutse, Jigawa, has lost her life after falling into a well.

Alhaji Ahmed Danyaro, the Director, Jigawa State Fire Directorate, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Dutse on Friday that the incident occurred at about 1:30 p.m. on Thursday.

 Danyaro said: “Nobody can ascertain how the deceased fell into the well as we just received a distress call that she had fallen into the well in their home.

“On receiving the information, we quickly sent our rescue team which rescued her unconscious and later confirmed dead at hospital.” He said that the deceased’s corpse had since been handed over to her parents for burial.

Teen Couple Caned As Crowd Cheers After They're Caught CUDDLING In Indonesia [Photos]

Two teenagers were whipped in front of a jeering audience after they were caught cuddling - a crime in parts of Indonesia.

The audience gathered at the public square in Banda Aceh in Indonesia , recording the punishment on their phones.

The sweethearts were found guilty of a "moral crime" - which usually results in up to 29 lashes, say reports.

Public cuddling is a crime under the extreme conservative laws in Aceh, based on a strict regional interpretation of sharia.

FG, INEC Plotting To Shut Internet During Elections

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has said the Federal Government, through the Office of the National Security Adviser, NSA, had directed the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to work with internet service providers to shutdown internet access during the elections.

Wike said shutting down internet access by NSA and INEC was aimed at facilitating rigging. He spoke, yesterday, during a courtesy visit by Savannah Centre Council on Peaceful and Violence Free in Nigeria at the Government House, Port Harcourt.

He said: “NSA has met with INEC to ensure that internet service provider’s shutdown the internet, so that foreign bodies won’t see what’s happening in the country during the elections.

Herdsmen Ambush Police Rescue Team, Kill ASP

Suspected herdsmen, have shot dead, an Assistant Superintendent of Police, ASP, at Umuachi-Afor community, Ndokwa East Local Government Area, Delta State.

It was learned that the police officer, who, until his death, was attached to the Ashaka police divisional headquarters, had led a team of police officers in search of the herdsmen who had been terrorizing the area with kidnapping activities when he met with his untimely death on Thursday.

Police Public Relations Officer of the state command, Mr. Andrew Aniamaka, while confirming the incident, said: “We had a situation where someone was abducted and that took our men into the bush in search of the hoodlums.

Adorable Photos Of Jude Ighalo & His Mum

Super Eagles striker, Jude Ighalo has shared new photos of himself and mom saying no one has anyone's back like a mother. He wrote;

''Nobody has your back like your mama..Love her while she’s still alive,one day I will tell you guys stories about this woman she’s a survivor ❤️ #happynewmonthfams๐Ÿ™๐Ÿพ''

World's 'Oldest' Woman Dies At 129

A woman believed to be the oldest person to have ever lived has died aged 129. Koku Istambulova, a survivor of Stalin’s repressions, would have turned 130 in June, according to accepted pension records in Russia.

She was older than a woman listed in the Russian Book of Records who died last month supposedly aged 128, officials believed.

Koku made headlines last year by saying she had never lived a single happy day in her long life.

Tell Lagosians Why Ambode Should Go, Agbaje Challenges Lawmakers

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Lagos  State, Jimi Agbaje, has urged the Lagos State House of Assembly to reveal the motivation behind attempt to impeach Governor Akinwunmi Ambode.

In a statement issued by Agbaje’s Directorate of Media and Publicity on Thursday, he alleged that the Lagos lawmakers were using the issue of delayed presentation of the 2019 budget as an excuse to carry out an ulterior motive.

He said, “Of course, the way Lagos politics has been structured over the last two decades, government actions are often dictated by open and covert objectives.

Yinka Ayefele Is Also A Year Older Today

Famous gospel singer, Yinka Ayefele is a year older today. Expressing joy on his special day, he wrote; ''THANK YOU LORD FOR YOUR SUFFICIENT GRACE ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ™ HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME 01/02.''

Beautiful New Photos Of Omoni Oboli

The mum of three grown boys looks so gorgeous in new beautiful photos she shared on her instagram page.

Duncan Mighty Pours Encomium On His Wife

Singer Duncan Mighty has taken to his IG page to celebrate his wife, Vivien Okechukwu with sweet words  amidst battering news last year. He revealed she was his first endorsement deal in his career.

My First / forever Endorsement Deal with INESTIMABLE VALUE
I remain forever your Ambassador
No matter how hard i work
under Sun 4 you
Is still not enough 4 you
you did me a favor saying
1ST ENDORSEMENT DEAL OF MY CAREER IS ๐Ÿ’YOU ๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜, he wrote.

Kylie Jenner Celebrates Daughter On Her 1st Birthday

Happy birthday to Stormi Webster - the smallest addition to the Kardashian clan who turns one today. As the daughter of Kylie Jenner and rapper Travis Scott, Stormi has spent the first twelve months of her life like any baby - decked out designer threads, jetting off on island holidays...

Born into a family who share pretty much everything (even childbirth) with the world, Stormi's arrival was announced on Kylie's YouTube channel in a 'To Our Daughter' video that clocked up 80 million views. Kylie wrote on her insta story ;

Happy birthday to my  sweetbaby Storm

Tonto Dikeh Strips Down For A Photoshoot

The mom of one stripped down in a bathtub for a photoshoot. You like?

Kourtney Kardashian Wears Same Outfit As Kim

Usually it's the younger sibling who goes through their elder sister's closet and takes their clothes.

But it appears it's the other way around among the Kardashian-Jenner sisters, with eldest Kourtney Kardashian copying two of her sister's looks this week.

The 39-year-old stepped out on Thursday rocking a black workout set - the same look Kim, 38, sported late last year.

Usually it's the younger sibling who goes through their elder sister's closet and takes their clothes.

Glamorous Nutritionist, 27, Takes Her Own Life After Posting Heartbreaking Suicide Note

A successful young nutritionist committed suicide inside her Manhattan apartment after posting a devastating note on her personal website recounting her emotional struggles.

Tara Condell, 27, an NYU-educated dietitian at Top Balance Nutrition in Midtown Manhattan, was found dead at 4.30pm on Wednesday.

Police officers found her hanging from a strap in the bedroom of her West 10th Street apartment after colleagues requested a welfare check.

The co-workers became concerned for Condell's safety after she failed to show up for work, and then discovered a suicide note posted on her website.

Ronaldo's Girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez Loses Dad

The convicted drug trafficker father of Cristiano Ronaldo's girlfriend has reportedly died in his native Argentina after a long battle against illness.

The football star's partner Georgina Rodriguez posted a birthday photo on her Instagram earlier this week from Buenos Aires and wrote: 'Coincidences of life. I land in the country I was born in at the same time and the day of my birth 25 years ago.'

She gave no hint of the reason for her trip, thought to be her first to Argentina since her dad was kicked out of Spain in 2013 and banned from returning after doing ten years jail for two drugs trafficking offences.