Saturday, September 16, 2017
The EFCC has returned the sum of N36, 186,12.00( Thirty Six Million, One Hundred and Eighty-Six Thousand, Twelve Naira) to Mrs Ifeoma Chukwuogo, Proprietress of Jephtah International School, East-West Road, Port Harcourt, Rivers State being money recovered from three suspected fraudsters who allegedly diverted the school's money for their private uses.
The Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB, has denied claims by the Defence Headquarters that it is a militant terrorist organization. The Defence Headquarters released a statement yesterday declaring the group as a militant terrorist organization.
However, in a statement released yesterday by the Media and Publicity Secretary of IPOB, Emma Powerful, the secessionist group denied the claims and alleged that security operatives, especially the “Nigerian Army and police personnel drafted to Mazi Nnamdi Kanu’s house has planted bombs in and around Nnamdi Kanu’s house in Isiama Afaraukwu Ibeku Umuahia Abia State” in a bid to paint the image of IPOB in bad light. The statement in part reads
Photos: Residents of Kano state dress in Igbo attire, assure Igbos residing in the state of their safety
Residents of Kano state yesterday dressed in Igbo attire and walked the streets to show the Igbos residing there that they are welcome and are safe in the state. During the Sallah holiday, some Kano teenage boys also adorned Igbo attire to celebrate the Islamic holiday. See more photos below
The 2017 Iri Ji Ozuruimo cultural carnival ‘Imo yam festival’ in Imo State was held yesterday, September 15, and Imperial Majesty, Ooni Of Ife Adeyeye Enitan Babatunde Ogunwusi Ojaja II who was a special guest of honour, was joined by Nothern traditional rulers at the Eze Imo, HRM Eze Samuel Ohiri’s palace.
The Nigerian military has declared the pro-Biafra separatist group, IPOB, a “terrorist organisation.” The military made the declaration in a statement on Friday by the Director of Defence Information, John Enenche.
Clashes between soldiers on a military operation and IPOB members in Abia State have left several people wounded. Although there have been reports of deaths particularly of IPOB members, none has been confirmed.
Olusegun Obasanjo has advised that an effective way to tackle the issues of agitation from the South East is for President Buhari to meet with leader of IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu and know his worries.
The Former president In an interview with The Newsweek in London yesterday September 15th, says he sees nothing wrong in President Buhari meeting with the IPOB leader and that him, Obasanjo, would also like to meet with Kanu and his likes in Nigeria.
Former Vice-Chancellor of Obafemi Awolowo University, Prof. Wande Abimbola, who went on to become a Senator in a chat with journalist, Olufemi Atoyebi, compared his time as a senator to what we have now.
The Awise Agbaye said;
“I was the Senate leader between November 1992 and November 1993 when the late Sanni Abacha ousted us. But the Senate I led was not paid. Only N5,000 was paid to each of us to visit our constituency once in a month. .
While speaking on a programme on Cool FM, Lagos, the singer revealed that at a point in his life, he traveled to Ghana in search of greener pastures only to end up sleeping on the streets.
“Nigerians are very powerful people and if they like your song, you are likely to be a success in Africa. There was a point in my life that I travelled to Ghana in search of greener pastures but I ended up trekking and sleeping on the streets. I decided to come back to Nigeria.
Nigerian music legend, 2Face Idibia, whose former label act, Dammy Krane’s ran into trouble over an alleged credit card fraud in Miami, has disclosed that he once faced same challenge. According to him, he was lucky enough to have settled it before it was made public.
A man who stabbed a father to death in a busy high street while his young daughter bought sweets has been found guilty of killing him.
Abraham Omotoso of Tudor Gardens, Harrow, from Nigeria was found guilty of manslaughter at the Old Bailey on Friday (September 15).
The 27-year-old stabbed “family man” and father-of-two, Mohamed Al-Zufairi, 34, from Harrow, in broad daylight in High Street Wealdstone , on Monday February 27 this year.
The doting dad had been shopping with his eight-year-old daughter when he sent her into Poundland to buy sweets, the Metropolitan Police said.
Fast rising bootilicious actress, Didi Ekanem wants a ‘bad boy’ for a life partner – this she revealed in an interview with Saturday Sun.
How would you describe the year 2017 career wise?
The year has been great so far; full of positive energy. Career wise, it has been a bit slow but surely we will get there.
‘My ex proposed to four ladies while still married to me, slept with most Nollywood actresses’ – Muma Gee opens up on crashed marriage
Popular Nigerian artiste, Muma Gee’s marriage to her popular actor husband, Prince Eke, broke up late last year with the latter, accusing the artiste of infidelity and some other issues. Muma, who had yet to talk about what transpired in her marriage, eventually opened up to Saturday Beats about how her marriage broke up in an exclusive phone interview.
Talking about the marriage scandal, Muma said,
As much as she has been rumoured to have had one or two things with singers, Adekunle Gold and Falz at some point, popular singer, Simi, has said Nigerian men “are not romantic.”
Speaking to Punch;
“I don’t believe Nigerian men are romantic. I think Nigerian men do not think they have to be romantic. I am not saying this to bash men but I think no one pushes Nigerian men to fight for anything so they have this sense of entitlement.
Friday, September 15, 2017
An IPOB member, Odum Eje Eje took to his Facebook to post these photos as he declared he is ready to die fighting for Biafra. He shared the photos and wrote:
“Getting ready for today battle between us and the zoo army .if I die today i die for u people to live ….. remember no Biafra no peace”
Following viral clams on social media that Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu has told the Nigerian army to withdraw troops from Abia State, the Nigerian army in a statement released yesterday and signed by Brigadier General Sani Kukasheka Usman, Director Army Public Relations, debunked the report.
The statement further disclosed that what Abia state governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, said while addressing newsmen in the state, was that there would be gradual withdrawal and not the total withdrawal of troops.
Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State has confirmed the death of two persons from the Thursday violence in Jos, the Plateau State capital.
Premium Times reported the violence, between Hausas and Igbos in a part of Jos, which was caused by a disagreement on the appropriateness or otherwise of the violence in Abia involving soldiers and members of a pro-Biafra separatist group, IPOB.
A conversation between Zari Hassan, Diamond Platinumz’s wife and his alleged baby mama, Tanzanian Model, Hamisa Mobetto has been leaked online.
The conversation dates back to November 2016, exactly nine months before Hamisa gave birth to Diamond Platnumz alleged son.
Big brother Naija star, Tokunbo Idowu popularly known as TBoss channeled a Rivers Goddess in this topless, face and body paint photo shoot.
The Federal Government has reacted to a threat of industrial strike announced by a factional group of the Labour Union yesterday.
The Federal Government, yesterday, warned promoters of United Labour Congress, ULC, that it would not fold its arms and allow an unrecognised group to hold the country hostage.
The government in a statement signed by Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Labour and Employment, Bolaji Adebiyi, said the strike threat issued by the group amounted to economic sabotage.
Kenyan Model, Vera Sidika Escapes Humiliation after Ex-boyfriend Allegedly Sent Thugs to Beat Her Up in Lagos Nightclub
Vera Sidika luckily escaped being beaten by thugs allegedly sent by her ex-boyfriend who she has been in a serious fight with on social media after breaking up.
Kenyan socialite, Vera Sidika
Kenyan socialite, Vera Sidika was saved from being assaulted by thugs allegedly sent by her ex-boyfriend she fell out with after serious verbal spat on social media.
Giving more details about the incident, Vera Sidika wrote on Snapchat.
Fayose's open endorsement of his deputy to replace him as governor has divided the leadership of the PDP in Ekiti with critical reactions following.
Dayo Adeyeye and Governor Ayodele Fayose
Former Minister of Works and National Publicity Secretary, Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Dayo Adeyeye, has said the imposition of the Deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Prof Kolapo Olusola as the sole candidate of the PDP for the 2018 governorship poll, was part of the plot by Governor Ayodele Fayose to sell the party to the opposition.
The Oodua People's Congress has warned the federal government that the operation python dance could send signals of civil war in the country.
Nnamdi Kanu and IPOB
Oodua People's Congress, OPC, has condemned the militarization of some part of the South-East under Operation Python Dance which kicked off today. The group said the intention of the government is to arrest the growing influence of the Nnamdi Kanu who is the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB).
Controversy has engulfed the First Bank of Nigeria after mass sacking at the financial institution as affected staff threaten court action.
Controversy is trailing the recent mass sack of workers by First Bank of Nigeria, FBN, as the bank and its affiliate contracting firm in charge of recruitment, Whyte Cleon Limited, have given various reasons to justify the action.
The affected workers, reported to be more than 1,000, cutting across branches of the bank throughout the country have dismissed the reasons given, while criticising the process as defying due process and acceptable labour practice globally.
It appears the announcement of the resumption of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology might not be totally complied with following the responses of stakeholders.
The Ladoke Akintola University of Technology chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, and other workers’ unions in the university, have said they are not aware of the resumption of the institution, which has been scheduled for Friday, September 15.
The unionists also said they would not obey the directive of the university authorities asking students to resume on Friday.
The Nigerian Army has continued its scheduled Operation Python Dance II as tension escalates in the South East.
Men of the Nigerian Army
The Nigerian Army has accused some politicians of attempting to cause crisis between its personnel and people in the South East zone for their selfish interest as it launches exercise “Python Dance II’’.
Brig.-Gen. Sani Usman, the Director, Army Public Relations made the accusation in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday.
The Sultan of Sokoto Muhammad Sa'ad Abubakar III, has reacted to the recent Operation Python Dance in Abia State, and appealed to Nigerians to live in peace with one another.
Muhammad Sa'ad Abubakar III
The Sultan of Sokoto and President-General, Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III, has urged Nigerians to live in peace with one another for the unity of the country.
He made the appeal against the backdrop of the rising number of civilian deaths linked with the on-going military invasion of the South-east and the resultant reprisal attacks in various parts of the country.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has seized as many as 14 properties which have been traced to an ex Nigerian minister.
Former FCT Minister, Bala Mohammed
It has been revealed that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission says it has seized14 properties located in “choice areas” of Abuja traced to the immediate past Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Mr. Bala Mohammed, and his son, Shamsuddeen.
Our 10-months-old Marriage Has Failed - Nigerian Big Boy, Escobar Smith Whose Lavish Wedding Went Viral
Most people will never forget Nigerian big boy, Escoba Smith's high society lavish wedding last year, but things have suddenly gone sour as the 10-month-old marriage crashes.
Nigerian big boy, Donkwe Darlington, popularly known as Escoba Smith, who had one of the biggest wedding events of the year in 2016 where wealthy men were in attendance and made money rain, has announced an end to his 10-months-old marrage.
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Remember Peace Omana, the ugu seller with multicoloured eyes, who literally drew attention after photos of her hit the net, checkout these new photos of her looking like a Korean High School lady.
Known for surprising his girlfriend Deola Smart in an extravagant way, Tonto Dikeh’s ex-boyfriend, Luxury designer Micheal popularly known as Malivelihood has already started celebrating her one week to her birthday.
The Nigerian army has agreed to withdraw soldiers from Aba and Umuahia in Abia state following clashes with members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB).
Abia state governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, disclosed this at a press conference on Thursday afternoon.
He said the security situation in the state in the past few days has become of great concern to both the government and the citizenry.
Mr Eazi shares throwback photo of the over 2Million Naira job he dumped for music to prove he isn’t lying
Nigeria singer, Mr Eazi in a recent interview has revealed he had to dump his job which paid him about six thousand dollars (About 2 Million Naira) per month in order to find fulfillment in music.
Most people didn’t believe he could leave such good job for music, so he has shared this throwback photo to prove he wasn’t lying.
Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, who is also the Chairman of Progressive Governors’ Forum, has described the agitation by the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, for a sovereign republic in the South-East as a child’s play and also described the crusader Nnamdi Kanu as a child.
Okorocha, who spoke yesterday after leading a delegation of the forum on a visit to internally displaced persons, IDPs, and victims of the recent Benue flood disaster in Benue State, said no reasonable Ibo man was backing the agitation.
The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu has finally released a statement since the Tuesday, September 12, siege laid at his residence by troops of the Nigerian military.
The IPOB leader alleged that he might be killed on his way to Enugu for the meeting with South East governors and so has turned down the meeting. In a statement, Kanu said:
Plane crash survivor and singing sensation, Kechi Okwuchi has made it into the grand finale of America’s Got Talent 2017.
Kechi revealed few days said it might be a little unfair if she wins the show because she doesn’t want people to vote for her based on her story.
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Akpororo came under fire last two weeks when he made a joke about Yung6ix spending N3m on drinks – According to him, the ‘For example’ crooner should actually use the money to buy a hit track.
Yung6ix found it easy to digest what he perceived as insult as he took to Twitter to react to the video, saying he never expected that from Akpororo, a comedian who he looked up to.
His DJ, Timmy, took the whole issue personal, calling out the comedian, saying his wife was once a sex slave and had aborted six times for a dancer.
Big brother Naija stars, TBoss and Bisola might not have been best of friends in the house, but all that has been put aside as the girls have been having a good relationship since they left the house.
They both had a girls date night with TBoss’ best friend, Eno and Bisola’s sister, Adunola yesterday. See more photos below…
Detectives attached to the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS), Lagos Command, have arrested the killer of Reverend Father Cyriacus Onunkwo, a Catholic priest serving in Imo State.
The suspect, identified as Raphael Ndukwe, was tracked down to his hideout in the Ajangbadi area of Ojo, based on a tip-off.
Fr. Onunkwo was kidnapped in Imo State by gunmen on Friday, September 1, 2017 from his car and taken to Omumma, where his body was found the next day.
Most people still doubt Nigerian teen actress, Regina Daniel’s age. The sweet 16 who will turn 17-years next month posted this hot photo of herself on Instagram and captioned it; “Rocking sweet 16 before I turn 17 “.
A Kenyan lady has taken to a popular Kenyan group, Kilimani Mums and Dads to call out and share photos of her husband’s mistress who is allegedly set to break her home.
She warned the lady to stop messing up her marriage and warned her to expect the worst if she continues sleeping with her husband.
Former wife of the Ooni of Ife, Olori Wuraola can now remarry if she wishes as the customary bride price paid by the Ooni has been returned fully to him by the elders of her family in Benin City, Nigeria.
According to BossNewspapers, a source in Benin said the Ooni was initially reluctant to collect the bride price, but was persuaded by the Elders as a way of closing the controversial marriage and separation.
Four out of the six abducted students of the Lagos State Model College, Igbonla, Epe, have resumed school.
The students were released by their abductors on July 23.
The students – Judah Agbaosi, Faruq Yusuf, Isoaka Ramon and Peter Jonah – were in high spirits when a team of the Lagos State Ministry of Education led by the permanent Secretary Mr. Adesina Odeyemi, visited the school on Tuesday.
Agbaosi, who spoke with journalists, said the students have put the ugly incident behind them and are happy to be back in school.
Ghanaian actor, Samuel Nana Yaw Dabo popularly called Dabo, has announced he will wed his sweetheart, Vivian Okyere soon.
The two actors featured in Kumawood movie “Megye wo girl” in which Yaw Dabo snatched Vivian Okyere from his boss.
And now, much to fans’ delight, that romance is becoming a reality.
A director in the Lagos State Ministry of Youths, Mr. Oludare Buraimoh, has allegedly committed suicide by hanging in his room.
Buraimoh, who lived at Unity Estate, Phase II, Gbonagun, Abeokuta in Ogun State, took his life at about 4.00p.m. on Monday after attending to his son, Dotun, who was reportedly ill.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that many sympathisers, who spoke in silent tones about the incident, were seen in the compound.
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Andriacchi is a beautiful model with eye-popping boobs which she flaunts in both the native and English clothes she rocks as shown on her social media page.
Andriaccchi is an African model based in the United States of America and she is very proud of the African print.
She styles the native wears in fashionable ways to market them to the world. Her latest photos of the African print in cleavage-baring outfit has caught the eyes of social media users.
Nigerian soldiers have scored a massive win against the deadly Boko Haram terror suspects in an ambush in Borno State.
According to a Vanguard report, the Nigerian Army claimed, yesterday, that troops of Operation Lafiya Dole in the North-East, killed many Boko Haram terrorists in an ambush in the early hours of Sunday.
Also, the Nigerian Air Force said it struck some buildings occupied by the terrorists in a bomb raid, killing many terrorists.
Two herdsmen have been apprehended in Jigawa State for reportedly killing a colleague in the course of a fracas which is being investigated.
The Police Command in Jigawa State said it had arrested two herdsmen over the death of their colleague in Gagarawa Local Government Area of the state.
DSP Abdu Jinjiri, the Command’s Public Relations Officer, confirmed the arrest to newsmen in Dutse, yesterday.
Mo turned a year older yesterday September 11th. She had a birthday dinner in Toronto where she is attending the Toronto International Film Festival with some actors and media personalities. Happy birthday to her!. See more photos below
Professor Wole Soyinka has condemned individuals who have created different social media accounts in his name calling them “identity thieves” and “forgers.”
He dissociated himself and the Wole Soyinka Foundation from every Facebook and Twitter account posing as him or his foundation.