Saturday, May 4, 2019
Speaking to NewstimesAfrica, Prince Ifeanyi Dike, Chairman, Actors Guild of Nigeria, Board of Trustee, said: “Tonto Dikeh is exhibiting bad behavior that we will no longer condone. What she should realize is that every marriage has its own issue. No one’s marriage is perfect.
“Issues like that are private. It is very unbecoming of her to portray us in bad light. There are so many actors who have issues with their marriages without getting the public involved. Her actions does not speak well of the industry.
The 26-year-old American internet celebrity had already been under fire as long ago as 2015 for contacting underage fans and recording videos of them as he instructed them how to twerk.
Allegations then increased in 2017 to suggest he had encouraged underage female fans to making s-xually explicit videos while he again gave instructions.
The blond haired singer, who had over half a million subscribers to his YouTube channel and over 33 million views before the channel was terminated, was arrested in June 2017.
A jury in Pima County, Arizona, found Raquel Barreras guilty on both charges of murder and child abuse, after she starved her son, Roman, and allowed no one to "play, talk, or feed him."
It is alleged Barrera and her husband, Martin, both from Tucson, starved Roman to death, and yesterday a jury found the mum-of-five guilty of creating a 'torture chamber' where her son was kept.
According to News 4 earlier in the trial Roman’s sister told the court when she asked her mum why Roman was left inside a plastic toy chest she replied “He was very very very bad.”
They've been on the lookout for any sort of clue or hint about the gender of the newest member of the family.
The latest 'sign' that the royal baby has already been born - even though the palace has said Meghan has "categorically" not given birth - was a slow-moving Bentley being escorted towards Windsor Castle.
Driver Tamoor Ali, who saw and filmed the escort, was originally convinced the Duke and Duchess of Sussex have welcomed a baby girl and that the motorcade was the couple on their way home from hospital.
Having hit land, tropical cyclone Fani had lost some of its power and was downgraded to a 'Deep Depression' by the Indian Meteorological Department.
A storm surge still breached embankments to submerge dozens of villages on Bangladesh's low-lying coast, a disaster ministry official in Dhaka said.
About 1.2 million people living in the most vulnerable districts in Bangladesh had been moved to some 4,000 shelters. The storm destroyed several houses in the Noakhali district, where a two-year-old child was killed and about 30 people were injured, local official Tanmoy Das told Reuters.
James Alexander, 42, was caught by the National Crime Agency after he sent money to known facilitators who had live-streamed child s-xual abuse from Iligan City, in Northern Mindanao.
He was arrested on June 30, 2018, at Manchester Airport as he flew into the UK from Thailand where he had lived since 2017.
Forensic analysis of his electronic devices showed Alexander, of Beeston, Leeds, sent at least 15 money transfers to abuse facilitators between August 2017 and June 2018.
The police officer stirred controversy on Twitter a few days ago after saying that prostitution is a sin under the two main religions practised by residents of the Federal Capital Territory, thereby justifying the arrest and harassment of women, a comment which was criticised by Amnesty International.
His transfer has been trending on Twitter with #Nkalagu and #AbayomiShogunle.
A former Director-General, Bureau of Public Service Reforms, Dr Joe Abah, mocked Shogunle for his transfer to a town in Ebonyi and not the capital.
In a statement by the Governor’s Chief Press Secretary, Mr Onogwu Muhammed, Bello described the news of Melaye’s mother’s death as “a rude shock and great loss not only to Kogi but Nigeria in general, given her invaluable contributions to the cause of humanity.”
According to the governor, Mrs Melaye was a quintessential mother, devout Christian and community leader who devoted her lifetime to the service of God and humanity.
”Words are insufficient to condole one on a mother’s death, but I do urge you to take solace in the life that she lived. I have no doubt that mama’s impact and reach will continue to be felt through her offspring. On behalf of the great people of Kogi, my family and myself, I offer you our deep condolences,” he said.
Chris Brown has called his ex-girlfriend Rihanna a 'queen' on social media - a decade after assaulting the singer so badly she required hospitalization.
On Friday, Chris Brown shared his thoughts on Rihanna's recent set of steamy lingerie photos to promote her upcoming Savage X Fenty releases.
The 29-year-old singer complimented the 31-year-old artist and entrepreneur, while urging her to release new music.
The comments were left on a single picture posted to Rihanna's Instagram, a stunning photo of the Work singer in profile, bathed in blue and magenta in front of a floral-patterned background.
In a chat with Saturday Beats, the actor was quick to say that it “is just part of the job”.
He said, “Some people may see me as a playboy but it is an act. I am human and I am a man; I have had my fair share of women and playing around but I can only speak of what I have done. This is who I am. What people think of me differs but when I think of myself, I think of the result of my life and what I do. The end always justifies the means. Women compliment me all the time that I am handsome but it does not go beyond that.”
Known for flaunting his wife on his social media pages, especially on Instagram, the actor stated that he was unapologetic about his actions, adding that he has the right to use his social media accounts as he pleases.
Anwurum couldn’t hide his feeling as he described featuring the cross-dresser in movies as a shame to the industry. After he shared the video, Bobrisky replied him with a post on his Instagram page, in which he insulted the comic actor.
In an interview with Saturday Beats, Anwurum noted that he made that video to state his displeasure with the situation and for posterity sake.
“I don’t even want to make further statements about this issue. What I said was for posterity sake. When they started producing pornographic movies in Asaba, I was one of the people who cried out about it. I don’t want to make further statements about Bobrisky; I just aired my opinion about the movie industry. Our movie industry is turning into something else.
‘’You see i think alot of you are missing the point here, NO ONE I MEAN ABSOLUTELY NO ONE CAN MAKE ME STOP SPEAKING MY TRUTH!!
I already said it i am totally shameless especially when i am fighting for my life!!
So you can send in all the comic skits i will help repost!!Make we all laugh together!
She claimed Usher — real name Usher Raymond IV — gave her herpes after they had a s-xual encounter a few years back. The dismissal was filed with prejudice, which means it can’t be refiled, something typically done when there’s been a financial settlement.
Helm initially sued Usher in 2017, claiming he had exposed her to the virus when they had unprotected sex. She was originally seeking $10 million but then raised it to $20 million for emotional harm and punitive damages.
No word on what kind of settlement was reached.
Also, while his sister-in-law mentioned that he had once stabbed his wife, the actor simply confirmed it, stating that he would do it again.
In an interview with Saturday Beats, the Public Relations Officer of the Lagos State Police Command, DSP Bala Elkana, reacted to the video, which he confirmed to have seen, saying the police would investigate the accused man.
“We have not received a complaint from anybody on that issue. We have watched the video and our operatives within that area are mandated to commence investigation on the issue immediately. I don’t want to preempt investigation.
The OAP had called out Tiwa Savage few weeks ago saying all she does was to shout and doesn’t sing. Then few days later, he alleged that Kizz Daniel sang his viral song, “fcuk you” for Chidinma, alleging Chidinma sleeps around.
He was later forced to publicly apologise anyway. But that wasn’t enough for the radio station.
The current outbreak is the second deadliest on record, after an epidemic killed more than 11,300 people in West Africa in 2014-2016.
Efforts to roll back the outbreak of the haemorrhagic fever have been hampered by fighting but also by resistance within communities to preventative measures, care facilities and safe burials.
“In total, there have been 1008 deaths (942 confirmed and 66 probable),” the health ministry said in a daily update late Friday.
Following his statement, a lot of people described him as bitter, stressing that he was jealous of the success stories of afrobeat musicians in Nigeria. However, in an interview with Saturday Beats, Teriba said that he had no grudge against any of them, while describing them as great musicians.
“You see, I just mentioned Wizkid and Tuface Idibia as an example because I see them as great musicians that I love so much and respect in this part of the world. I was only trying to express my displeasure as regards to how American promoters and Americans see our great music stars as up-and-coming artistes. It is a great concern to me, so I only made my comment innocently and it was devoid of any form of bias. I didn’t make that comment to trend online because my music is doing very well. These people don’t even see me as a great gospel musician too but I am proud of my talent; I can raise my head high anywhere in the world,” he said.
City Round gathered that the duo had endured an unhealthy relationship since they met about two years ago.
Punch correspondent learnt that the matter came to a head on Thursday, April 11, 2019 when the 26-year-old hairdresser decided to commit suicide after David reportedly said he was no longer interested in the relationship.
Shortly before the incident, she was said to have sent a text message to her boyfriend, lamenting he had made life miserable for her and that she would soon kill herself.
Friday, May 3, 2019
In a televised address to the nation on Friday, António Costa denounced the measure as “financially unsustainable” and “socially unjust”, saying its approval would “compromise Portugal’s international credibility” and demolish the government’s commitment to balance the reversal of austerity measures with fiscal prudence.
The conflict threatens to end the alliance between Mr Costa’s centre-left Socialists and the far-left parties that have provided his minority administration with a working majority in parliament. It could also lead to an early general election ahead of the poll currently scheduled for October.
The reality star tweeted on Friday that she helped fund the case of the man, only identified as Jeffrey, who had been sentenced to life in prison for the crime.
'We did it again! Had the best call with this lovely family and my attorney @msbkb, who just won the release for their loved one Jeffrey in Miami,' she tweeted, tagging attorney Brittany K Barnett.
'He served 22 years of life sentence for low level drug case. He served too much time but it gives me so much joy to fund this life saving work,' she added.
I am super excited I have the opportunity of paying a courtesy visit to the children of Late Aishat Abimbola (Omoge Campus) and also paying her my respect before engaging any public event. Aunty Aisha was good to me. She supported me in so many ways, fought side by side with me and acted in my movie METOMI.
I am happy seeing her kids doing fine and I humbly commend my beautiful sister and senior colleague Lola Alao @lola_alao for this exceptional show of love and loyality with these kids. Humanity is the best religion and she inspire me more.
The soldiers, who showed the symptoms of digestive disorders, were sent to hospital in non-life-threatening condition, according to the press service of the Western Territorial Office of the National Guard on Facebook.
Over 300 people consumed food at the canteen of the military facility and it was not immediately clear what caused the poisoning, it said.
An investigation into the incident is underway, it added.
The South African, a two-time Olympic champion, timed 1min 54.98sec to defeat Burundi's Francine Niyonsaba, who clocked 1min 57.75sec and Ajee Wilson of the United States in 1min 58.83sec.
Semenya's victory could be her last over 800m before new IAAF rules governing testosterone levels come into operation on May 8.
"Actions speak louder than words. When you're a great champion you always deliver," Semenya told the BBC after setting a new meeting record.
The music icon, 72, is already father to two sons, Zachary, eight, and Elijah, six, and gushed that being a parent is 'fantastic' during an interview with The Sun.
Elton, who is currently on his goodbye tour Farewell Yellow Brick Road, explained that as a dad he has 'other things to do' with his time, as he prepares to close the door on his touring career.
In the last decade Elton has married his long-term partner David and welcomed their two sons, but he claimed that he never expected his life to take this turn of events.
He revealed to the publication: 'It's fantastic being a dad. Ten years ago if you'd have told me that, I'd have said you're crazy.'
Tiwa Savage you've got this! You came into a male-dominated industry and not only did you carve a niche for yourself but you have also become a role model to a lot young Nigerians and Africans generally. I am not surprised on your new and major deal with Universal Music Group because the global stage is where you belong.
@tiwasavage You have proven in so many ways that "there's no force more powerful than “A woman determined to rise! "
THANK YOU FOR BEING A BLESSING TO AFRICA.
You are definidefinitely a force to reckon with and I am so proud of you.
Congratulations Tiwa, the world is yours for the taking. Go and conquer!, he wrote.
The model, 33, praised her musican husband, 40, for being 'really watchful' over her when she struggled after first child Luna arrived in April 2016.
She told The Today Show: 'John and my doctors were my strength. I had such a good group of people that were around and people were really watchful of me.
Speaking of the debilitating condition, she continued: 'I had really changed. It wasn't just being tired, it was being really sad and hard on yourself and down on yourself.
"We have arrested a doctor after receiving complaints from the health authorities," said Kamran Nawaz, the local police chief heading the case in the southern city of Larkana, on Friday.
"We are told that the doctor also has HIV," he said. How bad.
Tension heightened as Gen. Yakubu Gowon, former Nigerian Head of State, slumped mid way during the oration at the grave side of late Maj Gen David Akpodiete Ejoor, in Ovwor-Olomu Community, Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State.
The former Head of State was promptly rushed by some top echelons of the military into the special tenth for emergency resuscitation, just as Governor Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa and Chief James Onanefe Ibori, former Governor of the Delta State dashed into the tenth to ensure he recovers.
A mechanic identified as Yahaya who is supposed to tie the knot today with the love of his life has been found dead in Omeda area in Anyigba, Kogi state.
His death has however led to the cancellation of the ceremony.
His brother, Baba Hassan Yusuf shared the sad news on facebook, but did not state what killed him. TOO SAD.
Clara said this in her response at the hearing of the petition filed by Mr Chime, seeking the dissolution of their marriage of 11 years.
She said she is ready for the divorce and asked that the court grant her custody of their son as well as a child monthly maintenance fee of N500, 000 monthly.
Clara told the court that her son was not properly cared for and she was only allowed to see him five hours a month under heavy security.
Greater Manchester Police said the 26-year-old man was held by officers and a cordon was put in place following the incident at Piccadilly Gardens.
Photographs from the scene showed officers guarding the area - which would normally be a bustling scene on a Friday lunchtime - where a backpack was left.
Bomb disposal officers from the Royal Logistical Corps were also sent to help investigate the package, and were seen by drivers in a van on the M56 motorway.
There was no official ruling on the manner of death.
The prosecutor's office said a homicide investigation was looking into the circumstances surrounding the hanging and whether the woman killed herself or was killed.
Okoye, who was Head, Aso Rock Villa Chapel and Chaplain to two former Nigerian Presidents, Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan said his wife passed away at age 63. “She passed on in the early hours of Thursday, May 2 at the National Hospital, Abuja. “She is survived by her husband, six children, six grand children and other relations.’’
According to him, until her sudden death, she was the founder and coordinator of the Fellowship of Pastors’ Wives and Women in Ministry based in Abuja.
According to Tonto, if he dares it, she wil be there with the police and he Funny Bone will be going straight to prison!
'Dear Tonto @tontolet come June 9th I go talk o! Cheii!!!!', Funny Bone had written before the actress responded.
A Canada-based writer, Jude Idada had in 2017 sued the actress for copyright infringement because she named her movie Okafor's Law. He accused the actress of stealing his story and idea for the movie. Below is what omoni wrote while announcing her court victory. Court victories are sweet! Lol Omoni Oboli celebrates court victory over Copyright Infringement lawsuit on Okafor’s Law
And Demi Rose was again displaying her incredible frame as she posed up a storm in a tiny bikini with a nude body and dazzling adornments while throwing herself into a sexy swimwear shoot in Tunisia.
The 24-year-old model looked sensational as she pulled all her best poses while rocking a nude two-piece with jewelled adornments and allowing her brunette locks to fall loose.
Demi looked incredible in the nude ensemble which featured a triangle top with a string hanging from the neck and meeting at the middle with a blinged-up adornment sitting at her waist.