Saturday, September 5, 2020

Doctors pull 4ft snake from woman’s throat after it slithered in while she was asleep

This is the shocking moment a 4ft long snake is removed from a woman’s mouth. The creature had reportedly slithered into her throat as she slept in her garden in Levashi, a village in Dagestan, southern Russia.

Feeling unwell, the young woman was rushed to hospital where she was put to sleep. In this disturbing footage, a doctor is heard saying ‘let’s see what this is’ before inserting a tube down her throat.

As he slowly pulls the snake out another medic grabs it, but then jumps back and screams as she realises just how long the snake is.

The snake is then dropped into a medical bucket. It’s unclear if the snake was alive or dead, or how long it was trapped inside the woman, Metro UK reported.

20 died, 50,000 houses, farmlands destroyed in Jigawa

Jigawa State Emergency and Management Agency (SEMA) has announced that death toll in the state has risen to twenty-person with thousands of houses and farmlands destroyed as a result of a devastating flood that ravaged the state.

The Executive Secretary of the agency, Mr Yusuf Sani Babura, told Newsmen in Dutse, that annual flood affected 17 out of the 27 local government areas of the state throwing the lives of the communities into chaos, added that the death involved mostly children as a result of building collapse.

His words; “Annual flood has destroyed 50,000 houses while farmlands were submerged crops include maize, millet, guinea corn and rice perished in most of the LGA’s of the state as a result of a heavy downpour occurred last week”.

BBNaija 2020: Kiddwaya vows to keep fellow housemates in check, avoid diplomacy

Kiddwaya has warned fellow Big Brother Naija lockdown housemates that from next week he would be harsh on whoever remains in the house after the Sunday live eviction.

Kidd said this while responding to his lover, Erica who said “When you try to be diplomatic all the time, it does not work especially when you are living with them. You only get diplomatic when you’re not going to be seeing them.

The Benue-born then vowed to put fellow housemates in check if he survives evictions on Sunday.

“It sounds like I’m being so harsh but I’ll tell you the gospel truth, I’ll behave so differently to many of them.

Mum finds human poo on Supermarket's shelf as she reaches for chicken nuggets

A mum was horrified to discover the packet of chicken nuggets she had just grabbed out of the freezer at Iceland supermarket was smeared in human poo.

Lynne McCabe, 35, only realised what had happened when she nonchalantly touched her face moments later and caught whiff of the ‘awful’ smell on her hand. She quickly told staff at the supermarket in Saltcoats, North Ayrshire, what happened, but was left even more annoyed by their ‘terrible’ handling of the situation, which took place at around 3.30pm yesterday afternoon.

Lynne told the Daily Record: ‘At first they laughed and then one was kind of heaving saying “that’s disgusting”. They let me use the staff room to clean my hands.

‘They did say sorry and gave me a box of Lindor chocolate balls as an apology. I mean come on, I’m covered in poo and they give me chocolate balls to say sorry?’

First international flight lands in Lagos

There was palpable joy on Saturday as the first international flight landed at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos.

This was coming after five months of closure of the Nigerian airspace due to the lockdown occasioned by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

The Middle East Airline (MEA), which took off from Beirut, Lebanon, made history as the first international flight to land anywhere in the country as it touched down at the MMIA at exactly 2.30 p.m.

The aircraft was ceremonially welcomed with a water cannon demonstration by the officials of the Aerodrome and Rescue Fire Fighters, a Department in the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN).

Beyoncé celebrates 39th birthday with $1M donation to black-owned small businesses

Beyoncé, for her 39th birthday celebration, has donated $1 million to help black-owned small businesses that have been impacted by the coronavirus pandemic.

Two days before her birthday, Beyoncé’s philanthropic foundation BeyGOOD announced that it had partnered with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP):

“Proud to announce $1m in additional funds from Beyoncé to help black-owned small businesses. Round two of funding opens this month, with our partner NAACP,” the foundation wrote in an Instagram post shared two days before Beyoncé’s birthday.

The “additional funding” of $1 million comes a month after BeyGOOD had announced that it had partnered with the NAACP to launch The Black-Owned Small Business Impact Fund.

42 persons rescued as Osun seals orphanage for illegality

The Proprietor of an Orphanage home in Ile-Ife, Mrs Elizabeth Oroyemi slumped as Osun State Government officials sealed the social facility over suspected illegal activities, including being used as baby factory.

The woman who was resuscitated begged the officials not to seal the property, located at Opa Area of the ancient town, being her only legacy of over 18 years.

However, the Commissioner for Women, Children and Social Affairs, Mrs Bukola Olaboopo while stating the reason behind the closure said the factory’s operation constituted a danger to the well-being of the orphans residing therein.

She also said apart from not taking adequate care of the children at the orphanage, the environment where it operates is completely untidy while those working there lack the adequate knowledge to so do.

BBNaija 2020: Why I was aggressive in relationship with Prince – Tolanibaj

Tolanibaj, an evicted Big Brother Naija lockdown housemate, has revealed why she was aggressive in her relationship with Prince while in the house.

Tolanbaj and Prince, who were couples in the house ended their relationship last week before her eviction

Tolanibaj said her aggressive approach was to serve as a warning to Prince who was not doing enough to keep their relationship running.

Tolanibaj had complained severally about Prince not openly showing his feelings for her.

Emirates set to resume flight to Lagos, Abuja

Emirates has announced that passengers’ service to Lagos and Abuja would resume September 7 and 9 respectively.

This is as the carrier begins to reopen its flight network which was affected by the COVID-19 pandemic with Nigeria also resuming international flight operation on Saturday.

According to a statement released by the airline operator, Emirates flight to Lagos would operate four times a week on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday while flights to/from Abuja will operate as a daily service.

Recently, the airline revealed it was going to resume flights to Amman and Thailand, as well as five cities in Africa: Conakry in Guinea, Dakar in Senegal, Accra in Ghana, Abidjan on the Ivory Coast, and Lusaka, Zambia’s capital.

BBNaija 2020: Again, Biggie fines Ozo for infringement

Big Brother Naija housemate, Ozo, was on Saturday issued a fine by Biggie.

Ozo was issued a fine for microphone infringement.

The BBNaija male housemate was whispering during his task preparation with Trikytee and Nengi.

Ozo, shocked about the fine expressed disappointment.

Messi reveals what his whole family did when he told them he wanted to leave Barcelona

Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi, has revealed that his whole family began crying when he told them he wanted to leave the Camp Nou club this summer.

The Argentine captain explained that it was a brutal drama, adding that his children didn’t want to leave Barcelona because they did not want to change schools.

Messi, on Friday evening, confirmed that he had changed his mind and will remain a Barcelona player for the 2020/21 season.

This comes after ten days of intense speculation, triggered by the Argentine’s fax to Barcelona, asking for his contract to be terminated.

Don Jazzy, D’Banj inspired me to go into music – Davido

Nigerian singer and label record owner, David Adedeji Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, has revealed that Mavin Records boss, Don Jazzy and D’banj inspired him to go into music.

The star who is also a father of three children made this known in a recent Instagram Live chat with Grammy Museum.

According to him, “Coming from Atlanta and just hanging around them inspired him.

“I remember seeing them with Jay-Z and Kanye West in a room and honestly, they had a lot to do with me wanting to do music even though my father has also been a mentor.”

Woman makes out with her own father to win £550 on radio game show


A woman made out with her own father on a radio game show to win £550.

In the clip, the  26-year-old Stacey passionately kissed Nick, 49, to trick Australian radio hosts Kyle Sandilands and Jackie ‘O’ Henderson into believing they were boyfriend and girlfriend.

However, it emerged that the pair were actually father and daughter, leaving everybody feeling stunned and a little bit queasy.

The stunt occurred as Stacey went live on the Kyle and Jackie O Show to play their game ‘Boyfriend or Daddy’, which sees the hosts guess whether the man brought in is their guest’s – you guessed it boyfriend or daddy.

NCAA releases schedule, more updates as international flights resume

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has released a flight schedule, as international flights begin Saturday, September 5.

In a memo signed by the Director-General of the agency, Musa Nuhu, it was noted that incoming flights are only permitted to carry a maximum of 200 passengers.

Nuhu, however, confirmed “there is no limit” on the number of outgoing passengers.

“Kindly note due to the limited number of approved incoming passengers (1,280) allowed daily per each airport, it is not possible to accommodate the requested schedule of airlines.

Maisie Williams claims Game of Thrones alternate ending saw Jon Snow kill the Night King

 Maisie Williams has claimed there was an alternate ending to Game of Thrones where Jon Snow (Kit Harington) killed The Night King…according to Kit Harington.

Loyal viewers of HBO’s high-fantasy epic will remember, of course, that in the divisive final season, Arya Stark (Williams) shocked basically everyone when she killed The Night King during the Battle of Winterfell, effectively ending the White Walkers’ threat to Westeros and clearing the deck for Daenerys Targaryen’s (Emilia Clarke) conquering of King’s Landing.

This effectively named Arya, in a neat plot twist, as The Prince That Was Promised, a title that many viewers (and readers of George RR Martin’s A Song Of Ice and Fire novels) had assumed would go to Jon Snow.

But it seems that no-one was more shocked by the turn of events of season eight that Mr Jon Snow himself, Kit Harington.

Buhari loses family doctor, says she is a woman of integrity

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the death of Dr Marliya Zayyana, the former Chairperson of the the Governing Council, Federal University Dutsinma, Katsina State.

In a condolence message by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, in Abuja on Friday Buhari described the deceased as an outstanding medical professional.

The president maintained that “Marliya was not only a distinguished medical doctor, but she was also a woman of integrity as her tenure the Federal University Dutsinma had testified.”

He added that ”her demise is particularly touching because she was my family doctor in addition to the fact that her brother, Dr Suhayb Rafindadi is also my personal physician.”

How army personnel murdered my husband, dumped his corpse in well — Widow of Taraba mechanic allegedly killed by soldiers

Mrs Joy is the wife of Awarga Aondover, a mechanic who was allegedly murdered along with his cousin and dumped in a well by gunmen suspected to be soldiers in the Wukari Local Government of Taraba State. She tells JUSTIN TYOPUUSU how her husband was killed

Can you tell us about you and your slain husband?

My name is Joy Aondover. I am a 28-year-old housewife with four children. We were in bed on the night of July 18, 2020, when, suddenly, we heard the sound of a vehicle approaching our compound. Moments later, we heard a knock at the door, but we did not open the door. Barely two minutes after the knock, the soldiers hit the door and forced it open. They pulled us off the bed and threw us outside. They asked us to kneel down while some were searching the house.

I was so broke I lived in a shelter in New York – Tiwa Savage

Singer Tiwa Savage has reflected on the time she was so broke and had to live in a shelter in Bedford–Stuyvesant, New York. The ace singer made this statement at a surprise party organised by her friends for her album launch, Celia.

Based on a video posted on singer, Lami Phillips Instagram account, the sonorous singer, Tiwa Savage described Bedford–Stuyvesant popularly referred to as Bed-Stuy, as a project in New York known to shelter the poor mostly with drug addiction problems.

The singer said she had just graduated from school at the time but couldn’t work due to her citizenship status.

“I think I was 22 and we were in New York. I was living in Bed-Stuy, kind of like a shelter. A lot of people didn’t know this.

Two killed hours to PDP Senate primaries in Cross River

Two young men have been reportedly killed by thugs barely a few hours to the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Primaries in the Northern Senatorial District of Cross River State.

Reports from the area indicate that crisis happened on Friday evening when some youths in the company of Emmanuel Egwu, the Secretary of the PDP chapter for Yala Local Government Area who were on their way to Ogoja stopped over at the home of Mrs Stella Odey, the Cross River State Commissioner for Local Government but when they wanted to proceed on their journey, Egwu was not allowed to leave since he is one of the voters for the Senate primaries scheduled for Saturday.

“Mr John Ulafor the Commissioner for Grants and Empowerment who is from the same area with the boys was said to have invited Emmanuel Egwu to stop over and see him which the young man did but when he wanted to leave he was asked not to go since all the delegates from the local government area are camped in that place but he insisted on leaving and eventually crisis started and he was attacked with his boys leading to the death of Charles Onwe and another one in the hospital last night”. Okoro Igbang an eye witness narrated.

Femi Kuti reveals why he refused Osinbajo’s request to join APC

Nigeria’s Afro-beat legend, Femi Kuti, has disclosed that Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, once invited him to join the All Progressives Congress, APC.

Femi Kuti, as he is popularly called, however, said he declined Osinbajo’s request.

In a series of tweets, Femi Kuti said he declined Osinbajo’s request because President Muhammadu Buhari had jailed his father, Fela Kuti when he was a military Head of State.

The legendary singer disclosed this while explaining that he refused to take part in the Occupy Nigeria protest in 2012 against the then administration of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan because he does not believe that both PDP and APC have good intention for Nigeria.

Bride and groom pose for terrifying wedding photoshoot on the edge of a cliff

Getting married is supposed to be one of the exciting moments of your life.

So why not drum up the drama by posing on a cliff-edge to celebrate the happy occasion?

That’s exactly what Ryan Myers, 30, and Skye Myers, 28, from Mountain Home, Arkansas, did.

The couple had wanted a big wedding, but had to downsize the ceremony due to Covid-19 restrictions.

Woman’s body found in pond outside Kate and William’s Kensington Palace home

The body of a woman has been discovered in the park pond in front of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s Kensington Palace home.

The body was found last Saturday in the Round Pond while Kate and William and their three children were meeting the Queen at Balmoral in Scotland, the Sun reported.

Detectives are still trying to identify the body but the Metropolitan Police confirmed the woman’s death is not believed to be suspicious.

Princess Eugenie and her husband Jack Brooksbank also live at Ivy Cottage on the palace grounds.

Inmate recently pardoned allegedly r.a.p.e.s 4yr-old girl in Bauchi mosque

The Nigeria Police, Bauchi State Command has confirmed the arrest of an alleged serial r a.p.i.s.t, Yusuf Bako who reportedly r.a.p.e.d a four years old girl in a mosque

According to a press statement released on Saturday by the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the Command, Ahmed Wakil, Bauchi police team rescued Bako from an angry mob after he had sustained various degrees of injuries.

“On the 03/09/2020 at about 11:30hrs, one Jamilu Abdullahi ‘M’ of Igbo quarters reported at the Township Police Station that on same date at about 09:20hrs that angry mob were beating an unknown person at Aminu street, after which a team of police officers moved to the scene and rescued the suspect with various degree of injuries and was taken to hospital for treatment. 

North Carolina kicks off US election today with mail-in-voting

North Carolina is kicking off the U.S. election today as it distributes ballots by post to registered voters.

It is the first state to start sending mail ballots to those who have already requested them, according to the National Council of State Legislatures.

This is almost 60 days before Election Day on 3 Nov. Several other states will join the state mid-September.

North Carolina allows any registered voter to vote by mail, without them needing an excuse.

Meet the herder who wanted to marry the president's daughter

As the wedding of Hanan, the daughter of President Muhammadu Buhari, was taking place on Friday, a number of young men must have been biting their fingers over their loss.

Abdullahi Bashir, a 22-year-old son of a herder from Adamawa State, would have been one of them but for his assertion that he is happy for her despite the fact that nothing would have made him happier than to marry her.

He even offered a contribution to the wedding activities when his bold moves to date her hit a solid wall.

After all efforts to meet the girl personally to express his love failed, the young Fulani man took to social media, posting a video in which he offered 150 cattle as bride price if she agreed to his proposal.

BBnaija 2020: I wonder if I’ll ever become Head of House – Laycon cries to Biggie

Big Brother Naija lockdown housemate, Laycon, has told Biggie that he is seriously pained and feels like crying for having failed to win the Head of House challenge for once.

Laycon said it is a shame that he will again be standing this Sunday as one of the housemates up for possible eviction.

Erica won the Head of House challenge for this week and picked Prince as her deputy which means that both housemates are saved from possible eviction.

And Laycon said he is still wondering if he will ever step into the HoH room before leaving the lockdown house.

Sanwo-Olu suspends director for imposing 5% levy on Netflix, Iroko TV, others

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has suspended the Executive Secretary of the Lagos State Film and Video Censors Board, Bamidele Balogun, for imposing a five per cent tax on digital platforms including Netflix and Iroko TV.

The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotosho, said this in a statement on Friday night titled, ‘Lagos State Has No 5% Levy on Audio and Visual Contents of Physical and Digital Platforms’

Omotosho, who is the Spokesman for the state government, said Balogun acted without authorisation and was therefore suspended.

Naomi Campbell sued by billionaire ex Vladislav Doronin

Billionaire businessman Vladislav Doronin has filed a multi-million dollar lawsuit against ex-girlfriend Naomi Campbell.

In court documents obtained by TMZ, Doronin — who dated Campbell from 2008-2013 — alleges that his supermodel ex is refusing to pay back a sum he loaned her over the years, though the exact amount remains unclear. He also claims she’s still holding on to some unspecified belongings of his, worth in excess of $3 million.

Doronin earned his fortune as an international real estate developer and is the owner and chairman of Aman Resorts. While they were dating, he frequently treated Campbell — as one does — to yacht trips and getaways to his private home on Cleopatra Island in Turkey.

Photos from President Buhari's daughter, Hanan's wedding...

Here are photos from President Buhari's daughter, Hanan's weddding. She tied the knot with her fiance, Turad Sha'aban yesterday.

The wedding took place in the Presidential Villa in Abuja and was attended by various dignitaries. 

More photos below..

Face mask suffocates security guard to death

 Solomon Ede was in the habit of never failing to wear his face mask in order to protect himself against the dreaded coronavirus otherwise called Covid-19. 

At bed time every night, he would usually remove the loose-fitting piece of protective cloth. Penultimate weekend, however, he made a costly error that sent him into early grave.

On Friday, August 28, the 50-year-old private guard popularly called Baba Rita and attached to a building in Alako area of Abeokuta, was said to have gone to bed without removing his face mask shortly after he took a local gin popularly called ogogoro.

Nigeria records 156 new coronavirus cases, total now 54, 743

Nigeria on Friday recorded 156 coronavirus cases, one of the country’s lowest daily tallies in almost four months.

The latest daily figure brings the total number of infections in the country to 54, 743.

This is according to an update by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Friday night.

The update came barely 24 hours after the night curfew was extended from 12 a.m. to 4 a.m. in the third phase of eased lockdown.

Former Super Eagles defender Babalade dies of cardiac arrest

Former Super Eagles and 3SC defender Ajibade Babalade is confirmed to have died of cardiac arrest in Ibadan on Friday.

He died at the age of 48 and he was the team manager of Nigeria National League outfit Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) before his demise.

Babalade played for the Nigeria national team in the 90s and he was part of the team that won bronze at the 1992 Africa Cup of Nations in Senegal.

At the club level, he had playing stints in South Korea, Ivory Coast, Austria, Nigeria and India before calling time on his career in 2005.

Friday, September 4, 2020

Brad Pitt's 'lover' Nicole Poturalski looks even more like Angelina Jolie in new pics

Brad Pitt's rumoured girlfriend, Nicole Poturalski, has shown he likes what he knows by sharing pics from a photoshoot that have made her look exactly like his ex, Angelina Jolie.

The 56-year-old Hollywood actor has been holidaying with the German model at his French château, and they were seen kissing at a Paris airport before heading down to the south of France.

Since jetting back to Los Angeles alone, after the mini break, the 27-year-old model has given Brad a taste of what he is missing and it is a picture that will look very familiar to the Ad Astra star.

In a series of photos posted to Instagram on Wednesday, Nicole bears a striking resemblance to 45-year-old Angelina with her luscious lips and defined cheekbones. 

I will kiss Nengi if I get the chance – Brighto reveals

Evicted Big Brother Naija lockdown housemate, Brighto, has revealed the female housemate he would to share romantic moments with if he gets the chance.

Brighto opened up during his media tour with one the sponsors of the BBNaija, Betway on Thursday that he would want to kiss former beauty queen, Nengi.

He made this revelation after he was asked by the host who he would kiss among female housemates Wathoni, Nengi, Dorathy.

    “I’ll kiss Nengi if asked to choose among those three female housemates,” Brighto said.

Eniola Badmus reveals why people fake their expensive lifestyle on social media

Nollywood actress, Eniola Badmus, has explained the reason why celebrities fake their lifestyle.

In an exclusive interview with Chude Jideonwo, Eniola Badmus noted that people don’t like to associate with broke people hence it is the reason why celebrities have no option but to fake their affluent lifestyle.

According to the talented actress, though it is expensive to live a fake life, it is the only way a celebrity can use to get more jobs.

Her assertion was a response to a question by Chude on why celebrities are frequently accused of living above their means on social media.

BBNaija: “You complain like a girl” – Dorathy slams Laycon

2020 Big Brother Naija housemate, Dorathy, has blasted fellow housemate, Laycon over the way he put his sentiments across.

During a conversation with Laycon, Dorathy told him that he complains a lot like a girl.

The heavily-endowed housemate made this claim after Laycon complained about the attitude of others housemates while they were folding their duvets.

 Dorathy said:

“You are complaining like a girl.”

Former 'Human Ken Doll' Jessica Alves shows off tiny waist

Jessica Alves has sent shockwaves across social media after sharing a sultry snap of her tiny waist on Instagram during her exotic Turkey getaway. 

 The socialite, formerly known as Rodrigo Alves, underwent 75 plastic surgeries during her transformation from a man into a woman.

And it seems as though Jessica's body is finally how she wants it.

The blonde bombshell, 37, showcased her hourglass figure in her latest snap, donning a plunging leopard print swimsuit that highlighted her curves.

First picture of mum accused of poisoning five kids before jumping in front of train

A mum suspected of killing five of her children but spared her eldest son before trying to kill herself has been pictured for the first time.

The 27-year-old woman, named as Christiane K in German media, is suspected of killing five of her six children in Solingen.

She is then said to have boarded a train with her surviving child, named as Marcel, before trying to commit suicide by throwing herself in front of a train at Dusseldorf station.

She is in hospital in a serious condition.

Namibia trains dogs to sniff out coronavirus

The University of Namibia’s School of Veterinary Medicine is training dogs to detect coronavirus.

The plan is to deploy the dogs at airports and borders, the Namibian newspaper quotes Conrad Brain, a physiology and epidemiology lecturer as saying.

Dogs have been proven 95% accurate at detecting coronavirus, veterinary lecturer Alma Raath adds.

The project started two months ago, the Namibian reports, but it does not say when the dogs will be ready.

The Namibian says this is the first African country to use dogs to sniff out Covid-19.

3 year-old girl r*ped and murdered in India 'as part of feud between rival families'

A three-year-old girl has been r*ped and strangled in India as part of an on-going feud between rival families, the victim’s father claims. 

This is the third such similar incident in the Lakhimpur Kher district, of Uttar Pradesh, of India, in the last 20 days.

In the latest incident the child, who had been missing since Wednesday, was found near to her village in the Lakhimpur Kher district, of Uttar Pradesh.

A man from the child's village has since been arrested based upon her father's complaint. 

Messi breaks silence, says he's staying at Barcelona

Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi, has confirmed he is staying at the club for the 2020/2021 season.

According to him, he has taken the decision to avoid a legal war.

Messi told Goal: “I told the club, to the president in particular, that I wanted to leave. They know this since the start of the past season. I told them during all the last 12 months. But I will stay here because I don’t want to start a legal war”. 

BBNaija: Wathoni, Tolanibaj catching cruise outside Biggie’s house [Photos]

The duo alongside Brighto were the 6th housemate to be evicted from the show, due to their low votes from housemates and viewers.

Wathoni, a single mum of one and fashion entrepreneur shared pictures from her media rounds with Tolanibaj and wrote:

‘This is a mixture of beauty, class, elegance and a total drip 💧served in its purest form. Who can match this drip?? Brace yourself for the last slide.’

While 27 year old media personality, Tolani said: hen The Queen of Shades x The Queen of Shapes link up you alredezzyy know that its nothing but pure vibes and beauty 😻😻

AFCON trophy stolen from CAF headquarters in Egypt

The Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) trophy has reportedly been stolen from the Egyptian Football Association (EFA) headquarters in Cairo.

Former EFA vice-president Ahmed Shobier has issued a remarkable claim that the most coveted title in African football has mysteriously disappeared.

The Egyptian national team achieved unprecedented success between 2006 and 2010 when they lifted the AFCON title three times, thus affording the opportunity to claim the floating trophy permanently.

However, the silverware that was achieved under the guidance of legendary coach Hassan Shehata has seemingly been stolen a decade on.

Beyoncé forgave Jay Z for cheating and came back stronger after humiliating him in Lemonade

September 4 is an incredibly important day in the Beyhive – it’s Beyoncé’s birthday, AKA Bey Day.

This year Queen Bey turns 39, and is expected to celebrate her big day in her usual glamorous style - despite the global pandemic.

Beyoncé will no doubt be spending her special day surrounded by her beautiful family, including her rapper husband Jay-Z and their three children Blue Ivy, and twins Rumi and Sir.

The singing megastar has been at the top of the pop throne for years, welcoming continuous success like no other.

Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine lands in Nigeria, FG expresses interest

The Nigeria’s government on Monday expressed interest in the Coronavirus vaccine produced by Russia in the battle against the pandemic.

Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire received samples of the vaccine from the Russian Ambassador to Nigeria, Alexey L. Shebarshin in Abuja on Friday.

Details of the meeting could be found on the twitter handle of the Federal Ministry of Health.

Ehanire expressed Nigeria’s interest for the Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine, saying “We are exploring all knowledge in terms of therapeutics and vaccines.

BBNaija 2020: Biggie issues fresh warning to housemates

Organizers of Big Brother Naija, BBNaija, on Friday issued a stern warning to housemates.

The housemates were warned not to discuss their audition process any longer in the house.

Neo, Trikytee and Kiddwaya in the kitchen on Friday morning were discussing about the audition.

Biggie in the brief read by the Head of House, Erica said any more discussions about the audition will attract severe punishment.

Pictured! Pastor machetes native doctor to death in Anambra

A self-acclaimed pastor, Mr Uchenna Chukwuma, aged 21 has macheted to death a native doctor in Umusiome, Nkpor, in Idemili North local government area of Anambra State.

Uchenna said he was commissioned by God to kill the 60 years old victim, whose name was given as Oliver Chukwudi because he was disturbing him spiritually.

The Anambra State Police Public Relations Officer, SP Haruna Mohammed who disclosed the incident to DAILY POST said the suspect has been arrested.

Haruna said, “The Suspect who hails from Amagunze in Nkanu East LGA of Enugu State claimed during interrogation that he was sent by God to kill the native doctor. He further alleged that the victim was disturbing him spiritually and has not allowed him to progress financially.