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Saturday, October 14, 2017

5 Reasons WHY Small Doctor Is The Next Biggest Street Artiste (No 1 Is Very Valid)

The melody of the street always sounds good when it's done right.

So far so good, Olamide still remains the biggest street artiste in Nigeria. Of course, the YBNL boss has gotten to the very peak of his career. Of the truth, any street jam from Baddo will always be a hit.

Meanwhile, out of all young Nigerian artistes, doing street melody in an attempt to clinch that Baddo wavy level, it appears that only Small Doctor has what it takes to be the next Biggest Street Act . Why?

Revealed! How police DIG charged murder victim’s family to court and released main suspects

The period between May and August, 2017 was a time of trouble and tragedy for 33-year-old Segun Salami, a local resident of Ilagbo, a tiny community in Ibeju Lekki area of Lagos.
In that period, Segun lost his father, Musiliu Salami and his friend, Sulaiman Akewusola, in a communal clash between Ilagbo and a neighbouring community, Oriyanrin.
Two months after the tragedies that shook his family and the entire community, Segun had hardly recovered from the trauma of those losses when he was arraigned alongside four others for arson and the murder of his father and friend.

Rats’ invasion: President Buhari yet to use his office seven weeks after

Almost two months after he returned to the country from his medical trip to London, United Kingdom, President Muhammadu Buhari has yet to return to his office inside the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
But the Presidency says the situation has not in any way hindered the President from performing his duties.

Late Stephen Keshi’s son and girlfriend welcome son Grayson Onyeka (Photo)

Stephen. Jr Igrushi Keshi and his American fashion designer girlfriend, Aaliyah Landecho, welcomed their first child on Friday October 13th!
The son of late Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi, shared the news on Instagram. He wrote;

UNILAG lecturer stabs postgraduate student

A postgraduate student (English Language) of the University of Lagos, Jimi Fatunbi, has been allegedly injured by two lecturers.
Fatunbi said he was slapped and stabbed by the lecturers at about midnight on Wednesday at Faculty of Education roundabout.
He identified the lecturers as Dr. Babawale Taiwo and Dr. Israel Abiala, who lecture at the Departments of Mathematics and Statistics; and Arts and Social Sciences Education respectively.

President of South Africa Jacob Zuma arrives Imo state for a 2-day visit (Photos)

The president of South Africa, Jacob Zuma, is currently in Imo state for a 2-day visit for collaboration between his Foundation and Rochas Foundation College of Africa to cater for the less priviledged children in Africa.
He was received on arrival by former President, His Excellency Olusegun Obasanjo and Governor Rochas Okorocha.
Here’s the press release by the state government.

Friday, October 13, 2017

[Mixtape] Dj X.O.D - The Dance floor MIXTAPE (vol3) | @djxodofficial

Fresh Mixtape from the "Hub" THE DANCE FLOOR MIXTAPE hosted by Dj X.O.D Download and Enjoy"

Presidency reacts to reports that Buhari told world bank to focus on Northern Nigeria

World Bank
The presidency through the Special Adviser to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina has reacted to media reports that Buhari told the world bank to focus on Northern Nigeria.

Read the statement below….

Managing Director at Apapa Port, Hadiza Bala Usman talks to CNN about Improving Port Efficiency

Managing Director at Apapa Port, Hadiza Bala Usman talks to CNN about Improving Port Efficiency
On this week’s episode of ‘CNN Marketplace Africa’, host Zain Asher reports from Nigeria’s busiest port to examine how the country is looking to restructure, improve efficiency and reaffirm its importance to the nation’s economy.
Asher meets the Port Authority’s Managing Director at Apapa port – and for the first time ever, the position is held by a woman, Hadiza Bala Usman.

“Poor Infrastructure was my largest Obstacle when Launching Konga”- Shola Adekoya, CEO Konga

“Poor Infrastructure was my largest Obstacle when Launching Konga”- Shola Adekoya, CEO Konga.
On CNN’s ‘Marketplace Africa’, host Zain Asher sits down with Shola Adekoya, CEO of Konga, one of Nigeria’s largest e-commerce sites, to talk about the challenges of starting the website and introducing e-commerce to the country.
Adekoya explains that poor infrastructure in Nigeria was one of the largest obstacles he faced when launching Konga. He notes that introducing e-commerce to the country meant that organizing logistics “was a nightmare”. In response to this, Adekoya came up with a simple solution:

Man beaten and locked in car boot after been caught sleeping with a married woman in Edo State (Photos/Video)

The man pictured below who seem also like a married man because he was spotting a ring, was allegedly caught sleeping with a married woman in a hotel in Edo state.

‘He must have been high or drunk’ -Mr 2kay calls out BurnaBoy over threat to beat up Pastor

Mr 2kay Controversial singer, Mr 2Kay, who had an interview with HipTV, reacted to report of BurnaBoy threatening to beat up Pastors. Mr 2Kay who blamed it all on being high, said;

Man stabbed to death by Landlord and his children, two days to his wedding

Tragedy struck at No. 50 Onumonu Street in the state capital between 9pm and 10pm, as it was gathered that a landlord in Owerri, the Imo State capital, Paul Oparaugo, and five of his six children allegedly stabbed to death their tenant, Udochukwu Iwuoha, on Wednesday.
Iwuoha, whose wedding was scheduled to take place on Friday (today), according to neighbours was reportedly stabbed by the landlord and his children who made sure he was dead before vandalizing his property.
The deceased’s neighbour said;

Kidnapped female corp member rejects redeployment after regaining freedom (photos)

Female corp member
Nwankpa Blessing, the female corp member who was kidnapped few days ago in Nasarawa State where she was deployed to for her Service Year, has finally regained her freedom.

‘God is your strength’ -CDQ supports Davido

Nigerian indigenous rapper, CDQ, just like Jude Okoye and Sophia Momodu, has dropped some support bars for superstar singer, Davido, who is enmeshed in a murder case.
CDQ who shared a video clip off the song he featured Davido in, wrote;

Rwandan President Paul Kagame reportedly arrests mother and daughters over plan to run for Presidency

Rwandan President
A viral report on Twitter, claims that Rwandan President, Paul Kagame, reportedly arrested a mother and her daughters, over daughter’s plan to run for Presidency.
It was gathered that the Rwandan authorities arrested Diane Shima Rwigara and charged her with “offenses against state security and forgery.” (She was already detained once before at the beginning of the month, though under different charges.) It’s clear to everyone,

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Church Allegedly Sells 'Blood of Jesus' Drink for N2000 in Akwa Ibom (Photo)

A shocked social media user has shared the photo of a controversial red drink called "Blood of Jesus" which is now being sold in the street of Uyo.

The controversial drink
A social media user identified simply as Victoria has taken to an online platform and revealed that a controversial drink termed "The Blood of Jesus", is now being sold in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom state capital. 

Cry Cry Governor with One Agenda - Amaechi Blasts Wike, Talks 2019 Election in Rivers

The former governor of Rivers state Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, has blasted his successor, Nyesom Wike while describing him as 'cry cry governor' over his incessant complains.

Wike & Amaechi
Speaking while addressing the members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Eleme kingdom, Rivers State, the Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, has described the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike as “cry cry governor.”
The former governor said during his administration, the then President, Goodluck Jonathan molested and harassed him with soldiers and police, yet he did not complain.

Ailing Buhari's Minister Set for Return to Nigeria

Prof. Anthony Anwukah could be on his way back to Nigeria in the next 72hrs after being treated in the United States of America.
Prof. Anthony Anwukah
Minister of State for Education, Prof. Anthony Anwukah, who had been in US hospital in search of solution for an undisclosed ailment for weeks now, has been certified fit by his doctors.
Daily Sun authoritatively gathered that barring any new medical development, the ailing Minister would return to Nigeria, on Sunday, to continue his official duties.

Bride-to-be bares boobs in pre-wedding photos; See reactions (Photos)

A bride-to-be, Erica Hawkins is trending online for obvious reasons after photos of her baring her boobs in her pre-wedding photos hit the net.
Erica and her American soccer star beau, Bruce Ellington, released their pre-wedding photos sometime last week and all fingers are on her for baring much… Your thoughts? Photos and reactions below;

Photos from DJ Olu’s burial; Davido, other celebrities attend

DJ Olu was finally laid to rest today in Lagos as we exclusively reported!
Nigerian singers Davido and B-red, alongside Davido’s junior brother and Special Spesh all attended the internment and burial service earlier today at Emmanuel Chapel, 405 Close, Banana Island, Lagos.

Viral photos of a mother who jumped school fence to pick up her kid over Monkeypox Rumors (Photos)

A mom was seen climbing a fence to pick her child, following the fake report that soldiers were injecting pupils with a killer vaccine, yesterday, in Anambra state.

Police uncover ritual shrine in Osun State (Photo)

The Osun State Police Command Wednesday paraded two people suspected to be ritualists who specialize in duping and defrauding unsuspecting members of the public under the pretence of being herbalists.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

NANS also loses Former financial Secretary Mohammed Yusuf

National Association of Nigerian Students NANS, has also lost its former National Financial Secretary, Mohammed Yusuf. This is coming after it was reported that the association lost its former National President,  just few minutes to arrival time in India for treatment.

Zonal PPRO, Dolapo Badmus, reacts to reports that DJ Olu and his friend died of drug overdose

dolapo badmus
Following viral report that DJ Olu and his friend Chime died of drug overdose, Zonal PPRO, Dolapo Badmus who reacted to the report and released a statement, debunked the report as she said the autopsy result is not yet out. She also disclosed that only Tagbo Umeike’s autopsy result, and that it will be made public soon.

Nigerian Army to kick off operation ‘Crocodile Smile II’ this Friday to complement Operation python dance

Operation Crocodile Smile
The Nigerian Army Tuesday said its planned launch of Operation Crocodile Smile II is aimed at confronting militancy, kidnapping and oil bunkering in the Niger Delta and parts of the South-west region.
The commencement of the operation slated for Friday is coming amid criticisms from Niger Delta youths along other groups in the oil rich region.

Desmond Elliot donates tricycle to constituents (Photos)

Desmond Elliot
Nigerian actor turned Politician, Desmond Elliot, has donated tricycle a.k.a Keke Napep to his constituents in Ward G area of Surulere. The actor who shared photos, wrote;
“Donated Keke Marwa(tricycle) to Ward G”

Men and women are not equal, African women are taught to bow for their Husbands – Actor Adebayo Salami says

  Actor, Adebayo Salami aka Oga Bello, in a recent interview with Broadway TV, said that African women are taught to bow for their husbands while the husbands are supposed to respect the wife.
“African women are taught to bow for their husband. The husband too must respect the wife. Bow, do things for him, cook for him” he said

The cathedrals we build are with money from corruption, not tithes and offerings – Pastor Yomi Kasali

Reverend Yomi Kasali, founder/overseer of Foundation of Truth Ministry, Lagos while preaching in church recently said  the cathedrals being built by most churches today is with corruption loot and not with tithe and offerings. Kasali said the biggest religion in Nigeria today is corruption and that when most corrupt people, like governors, gather, they also offer opening prayers to God. Watch the video below…

BBA 2011 winner, Karen Igho expecting her second child (Photos)

Karen Igho, winner Big Brother Africa 2011 and TV personality, is expecting her second child with her husband, Yaroslav Rakos.

She showed off her baby bump in photos and a video she shared on Instagram which showed her celebrating Nigeria’s Independence day.

Man stabs wife to death in Belgium after she filed for divorce

A 55-year-old Kenyan man based in Belgium has been arrested after allegedly killing his wife.
Belgian newspaper HLN reports that James Ololo drove to his wife’s house to plead with her to terminate a court case in which she applied for divorce.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Lagos Police arrest 50 suspected criminals with 48 bags of illicit drugs (photo)

Lagos Police arrest 50 suspected criminals with 48 bags of illicit drugs (photo)
Over the weekend, the Lagos Police and operatives of the Lagos State Task Force on the order of the Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgar raided the Akala area of Mushin at mid-night and arrested 50 suspected criminals (44 male and 6 female) with at least 48 bags of illicit drugs.

Dapo Abiodun's family releases press statement addressing the demise of their son, DJ Olu

Dapo Abiodun
Dapo Abiodun's son DJ Olu and a friend named Chime were both found dead in his car on Saturday October 7. The Abiodun family have now released a statement, pleading with the public to disregard insinuations being peddled by certain sections of the media - in order to allow them grieve privately. It was also stated that an official result of the autopsy conducted will be made available soon. Read below.

Toke Makinwa’s ex-husband Maje Ayida is now on babymama Anita’s case

Maje Ayida
Maje Ayida is now having a PDA session with his babymama, Anita Solomon whose pregnancy crashed his marriage to media personality, Toke Makinwa.

‘How I survived breast cancer 20 years ago’ – Ondo First Lady, Betty Akeredolu narrates her story

Breast cancer
Founder of Breast Cancer Symposium of the Breast Cancer Association of Nigeria, BRECAN and First Lady of Ondo State, Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu, in an interview with Vanguard, narrated how she survived breast cancer 20 years ago.
Here’s her story;

‘I’m not your lamb of God’ -Dele Momodu slams follower who called him out over Buhari

Dele Momodu
Ovation Magazine Boss, Dele Momodu seems to be in ‘no chill’ mood, as he had an epic reply for a follower who called him out over a photo of Buhari and Aisha he shared, with caption “Someone just sent me this picture of our dear President MUHAMMADU BUHARI and our gorgeous First Lady AISHA BUHARI… Love is so beautiful…”
His follower wrote;

Tor Tiv gives out medical doctor daughter for marriage at N1000 dowry (photos)

Tor Tiv
Coming after the wife of Benue State Governor, Mrs. Eunice Ortom, appealed to Tov Tiv, for a review of  high bride-prices in Tiv land in order to enable young men get married when due, because the high demands made on young men seeking to marry Tiv daughters scares them off, Tor Tiv, the 5th His Royal Majesty, Prof. James Ayatse, over the weekend gave out his daughter, Dr Doofan Ayatse’s hand in marriage to Dr David Tsenu Agishi of Etulo, Buruku local government all of Benue state at just one thousand Naira (1000) as dowry.

Physically challenged Nigerian woman weds heartthrob (Photos)

physically disabled Nigerian lady
Though it is unclear where the marriage took place, but a Facebook user who shared photos of a physically challenged Nigerian lady who got married to her husband over the weekend, wrote;

‘Buhari’s choice of a sex-worker styled ‘Muslim’ lady as Deputy CBN Governor is great disservice to Muslims’ -Islamic Fundamentalist slams Pres. Buhari

Deputy CBN Governor
Following the appointment of Mrs Aisha Ahmad as Deputy CBN Governor, some Islamic fundamentalist have pointed out that she’s not qualified for the job her dressing doesn’t represent that of Muslims.
Here is Facebook user, Abubakar Usman Almajiri’s rant about Aisha’s appointment;

Actress Regina Daniels celebrates 17th birthday with beautiful photos

Regina Daniels
Nollywood actress Regina Daniels, who turned 17 today, took to Instagram to share beautiful photos as she celebrates her new age.
She wrote;

Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) reportedly lists six (6) demands for restructuring

Following the call for restructuring, with the Presidency and Senate shutting down moves for it, the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has reportedly listed six (6) demands before there will be restructuring in Nigeria.
MURIC’s  6-point demand is contained in a statement on Monday by  its President, Professor Ishaq Akintola. Their demands are;

Monday, October 9, 2017

8,000 Corpers To Participate In Anambra Governorship Election

Thousands of corper members have been deployed to work as ad-hoc staff of the INEC in the forthcoming Anambra gubernatorial election.

About 8,000 serving corps members are to participate in the November 18 Anambra gubernatorial election.
The State's Coordinator of NYSC,  Ebenezer Olawale, who dropped the hint while addressing journalists in Awka, said the data of corps members had already been transmitted to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in that respect.

Burna Boy expresses his dislike for pastors and preachers

Burna Boy
Nigerian singer, Burna Boy is not cut out for pastors and preachers and has taken to twitter to express it. According to him, he might soon knock one of them out and God will be happy!

He wrote;

Tagbo: Autopsy reveals cause of death of Davido’s friend and Caroline Danjuma’s lover

The Medical Examiner’s Office autopsy has revealed that alcohol was a substantial factor in the death of a 35-year-old Tagbo Umeike, the friend of Davido who died on his birthday.
The result also showed that he had alcohol and drugs in his system capable of easing a person into the early stages of hypothermia and eventual death.

How Evans tried to escape police custody by offering police guard $100,000

Kidnapping suspect Chukwudubem Onwuamadike, alias Evans, plotted to escape from police custody before his arraignment in court, it was learnt at the weekend.

But police detectives, especially those in the Intelligence Unit, aborted his plot, TheNation reports.
The Nigerian Prison Service (NPS) has formed a heavy security ring around the suspect.
After months of hide and seek, the police arrested ‘Evans’ on June 10 at No. 3, Fred Shoboyede,

Actor Korede Obasan and girlfriend welcome a baby boy (Photos)

Korede Obasan
Nollywood actor, Korede Obasan has welcomed a baby boy with his girlfriend. The proud dad who shared his son’s photos on Instagram was full of thanks to God.
Here are some photos he shared;

Actress Juliet Okeke shares photo of her brother who survived explosion at gas station in Ghana

Juliet Okeke
Nollywood actress, Juliet Okeke, has shared a collage of his brother who survived the explosion at a gas station in Ghana, recuperating in the hospital.
The tanker explosion at a gas station reportedly killed 6 people leaving 35 others injured in explosions at Atomic Junction, near Legon, Accra, Ghana on Saturday night.

Photos from actress Laide Bakare’s 37th birthday party and US citizenship celebration

Here are first photos from 37th birthday party and US citizenship celebration of award winning Nigerian filmmaker and actress,  Laide Bakare in the UK over the weekend.
The beautiful mother of two who recently became a US citizen used the opportunity to celebrate her citizenship.

‘The Melaye’s ‘ – Meet Sen. Dino Melaye’s family (Photos)

The controversial senator representing Kogi west in the house of assembly shared the photos on Instagram and captioned ‘The Melaye’s’.
He is married to Alero Falope after his first wife, Tokunbo Melaye, reportedly left him! Photos below;

Mikel Obi’s fiancee Olga welcomes and congratulates him with deep kiss over Super Eagles win

For qualifying for the world cup alongside his teammates, Nigerian and Tianjin TEDA midfielder, Mikel Obi, got a welcome back and congratulatory deep kiss from his fiancee and mother of his twins, Olga Diyachenko.
She shared the photos on Instagram and wrote;