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Friday, January 12, 2018

Men Who Allegedly Killed SARS Officer And Took His Head To A Shrine Arrested. (Photos)


The Cross River State Police Command has arrested 8 suspects who allegedly murdered an Inspector of Police, Mr Michael James on Christmas day in Uyanga community in Akamkpa LGA. The deceased until his death was attached to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad in Enugu State.

Young Man Beaten To Death By Residents After He Was Caught Stealing. (Photos)


A young thief was killed after he was descended upon by an angry crowd. According to reports, the young man was allegedly caught stealing a motorcycle in Nassarawa state as he was beaten to pulp by those who apprehended him.

Meet ‘Major Dagger’, The Strict Instructor At The Nigerian Army Depot In Kaduna. (Photos)

meet the army instructor, Dauda Musa Umar, Major Dagger
Pictured is Dauda Musa Umar popularly known as ‘Major Dagger’ a.k.a 1313 by his colleagues and other cadets at the Nigerian army training ground (Depot) in Zaria, Kaduna state. From the information gathered online, the instructor is known for his strict and ‘no-nonsense’ methods which he uses on cadets at the Nigerian army training school.

Former Edo Governor, Lucky Igbinedion Hosts Luncheon Party At His Residence. (Photos)


Yesterday, former Governor of Edo State, Chief Lucky Nosa Igbinedion had a New Year Luncheon party at his residence in 1st Ugbor where notable politicians in Edo State set aside their political differences to honour his invite as they ate and drank together.

Police Arrest ‘Osama’ Who Stabbed 16-Year-Old Girl For Rejecting Him In Delta (Photos)


The guy who allegedly stabbed a 16-year-old girl, Alero Eyesan on her thigh for rejecting his advances has been arrested, according to reports. The suspect populalry known as ‘Osama’ has reportedly been transferred to Police Headquarters in Asaba, Delta state this morning.

Yusuf Buhari Ready To Be Discharged For Abuja Hospital – Presidency


The health of Yusuf, son of President Muhammadu Buhari, who was admitted into Cedarcrest Hospital, Abuja, on December 26, 2017 following injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident, has improved remarkably and he is ready to be discharged.

Governor’s Aide Employs Man Who Picked His Lost iPhone 8 In Bayelsa. (Photos)


The Special Assistant to the Bayelsa Governor on Social Media,Government House, Miebi Albert, has employed a man identified as Wale from Osun state who picked up his iPhone 8 which fell along a road in Yenagoa, Bayelsa state capital. The governor’s aide was so elated to recover the phone after he thought that gadget worth nearly N300,000 had gone for good. He employed the man as his driver in order to appreciate the kind gesture.

Randy Couple Arrested After Being Caught Having S£X In A Car. (Photos)


A randy pair of couple got more than they bargained for after they were caught romping inside a car. The man and the woman were nabbed by residents while having s3x in the car in Uganda. They were apprehended and taken  to police station at Kizungu community in Kampala.

President Buhari appoints Abubakar as new NIA Director General


President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of a substantive Director General for the National Intelligence Agency (NIA). The new Director General is Ahmed Rufai Abubakar, a retired career Foreign Service officer, till his appointment served as Senior Special Assistant to the President (SSAP) on Foreign Affairs/International Relations.

Woman Disfigured By Accident Finally Finds Love, Weds Her Man In Style. Photo


Despite her condition which some find very unfortunate, this lovely woman has found love and has happily tied the knot to her sweetheart in style. The woman who was disfigured by an accident got married recently to her man and has been hailed by online users after the wedding picture emerged online. Congratulations to the nice couple.

Arms Manufacturer And Guns Runner Arrested With Fabricated Weapons. (Photos)


Troops of Nigerian Army on internal security operations deployed at Akwanga highway Nasarawa State, yesterday  Wednesday 10th January 2018, arrested a suspected gun runner, Mohammed Bello, in an Opel Vectra Saloon Car with the fabricated guns heading to Saminaka to link up with his gang leader Damina Saminaka.

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Fake Soldier Arrested By Troops While Harassing Civilians In Lagos. Photos


One Mr. Pascal Philip who goes about impersonating soldiers and molesting hapless and unsuspecting civilians at Isawo area of Ikorodu, Lagos State – was arrested and taken into custody by troops of 174 Battalion, 9 Brigade Nigerian Army, on Tuesday 10th January 2018….

Dignitaries In Attendance As Yorubas And Igbos Renew Their Alliance In Enugu (Photos)


Here are photos from the one-day summit of the Igbo and Yoruba with the prospect of reshaping age-long mistrust between the two dominant Southern ethnic groups holds today in Enugu.

PDP Won’t Need Much Campaign To Defeat Buhari In 2019 – Babangida


The former Governor of Niger State, Babangida Aliyu has said the People Democratic Party, PDP, “won’t need much campaign to take back Aso Rock in 2019.” The former governor predicated his claim on the abysmal performance of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

Residents Mourn As Benue Massacre Victims Are Laid To Rest In Makurdi (Photos)

corpses of Benue massacre victims arrive Makurdi
Over 70 corpses of the victims of the recent attacks on Logo and Guma LGA of Benue State have arrived the IBB Square, Makurdi for mass burial.

The governor had earlier announced that the state government would give victims of the attack mass burial.

Soldiers Troop Into Kaduna Ahead Of Protest Over Sacking Of Civil Servants (Photos)

security personnel arrive Kaduna ahead of protest
Thousands of security personnel have been deployed across Kaduna state ahead of the protest by the Nigerian Labour Congress over the sacking of 36,000 civil servants. Reports have it that heavily armed security personnel have been stationed at the NLC headquarters along Independence Way and strategic areas of the metropolis while others were patrolling the town.

Couple Who Welcomed First Quintuplets In Cross River Celebrate Their Birthday. (Photos)

Cross River State’s First Quintuplets celebrate birthday
A Nigerian couple who welcomed quintuplets after 10 years of waiting – celebrated their babies’ birthday as they turned one on Wednesday January 10, 2018 (yesterday).  The babies are reported to be the first set of quintuplets in Cross River state. Dr. Ekpo Edet, and his wife welcomed the five babies last year at the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH), where he works in Cross River state.

Fisherman Loses Both Legs After Being Attacked By Hippopotamus. (Photos)


A fisherman in Kenya has had both of his legs amputated after being attacked by a hippopotamus that also injured another man. Enock Romano’s legs were amputated under the knees after he suffered deep wounds when his legs were crushed by a hippo in Oserian, Kenya, over the weekend.

N5M Worth Of Goods Destroyed After Manager Went To Watch Football Match In A Beer Parlor. Photos.

COTNOU MISHAP - GOODS WORTH OVER 5 MILLION NAIRA LOST.
Earlier today, a boat carrying goods worth over 5 million from Cotonou in Benin Republic capsized at the Bonny Jetty in Rivers state. Report has it that the boat arrived Bonny Jetty at about 6pm yesterday, the manager of the Cotonou boat left his duty post to a beer palour to watch football match between Arsenal and Chelsea – leaving the goods inside with no order to unload the boat.

Man Survives Brutal Armed Robbery Attack, Set To Hold Thanksgiving (Photos)

A man from Nibo town in Awka South area of Anambra State, is set to hold a special thanksgiving service to thank God for his survival after a gruesome armed robbery attack. The man was accosted by some men of the underworld who rained bullets on him in a bid to rob him.

After months of treatment, the man who sustained bullet injuries appears to have recovered fully as he plans to appreciate God with a thanksgiving service come Sunday, 4th February, 2018 – a day which is also his birthday.

30 Shoemakers From Abia State Have Finally Arrived China For Training. Photos

The 30 trainees out of 100 shoemakers/ shoe cobblers sponsored by Abia state government – have landed safely in China. The trainees are in the Asian country for a 30 day automated shoe training programme in a bid to promote made in Aba products.

The shoemakers and some government officials boarded a direct flight to Chengdu in China on Tuesday 9th, January 2018, where they will be trained at Chengdu Zaproma Shoe Company.
Governor of Abia State Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu charged the trainees to be of good behavior, learn every single step and bring back the knowledge for others to learn.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Update: The 16-year-old girl stabbed by a young man in Delta State because she rejected him, is dead (photos)

 Update: The 16-year-old girl stabbed by a young man in Delta State because she rejected him, is dead (photos)
16-year-old Alero Eyesan passed away this morning. She was stabbed on New Year Eve by a young man simply identified as Osama in Sapele, Delta State.
According to reports online, after the teenager reportedly refused his advances,  Osama laid ambush on her on the night of December 31 and stabbed her on the thigh. Below is the update:

See photos from Nollywood actress Oma Nnadi’s traditional wedding

Oma Nnadi traditional wedding photos lailasnews
Nollywood actress Oma Nnadi is married. Her traditional wedding to hubby, Nonso held yesterday in her hometown Nkwerre, Imo State.
Oma Nnadi’s traditional wedding was attended by her colleagues, family, friends and loved ones. Here are photos below;

President Buhari didn’t know son Yusuf spent N114m on power bikes

President Buhari didn’t know Yusuf spent N114m on power bikes lailasnews
President Muhammad Buhari’s son, Yusuf Buhari, who had a bike accident that left him in need of a brain surgery alongside his friend, Bashir Gwandu, has been accused of secretly acquiring two BMW power bikes, worth a whopping $157,000 (N57million) each from Germany, without his dad’s approval.

Kemi Olunloyo regains freedom after spending 90 days in prison

Kemi Olunloyo regains freedom after spending 90 days in prison  lailasnews 2
Controversial Nigerian journalist, Kemi Olunloyo who was arrested and locked up in Port-Harcourt Maximum Prison, has regained freedom after spending 90 days in the holding facility.

Kemi Olunloyo who announced getting back her freedom after her imprisonment for the the third time on her Instagram handle, also thanked those who helped in her release. She wrote;

Benue Government Denies Arming Militia Group Against Fulani Herdsmen


The Benue State Government has denied arming militia groups to defend the people against the marauding Fulani herdsmen in the state. There were reports that troops of 93 Battalion of the Nigerian Army stationed in Takum, Taraba State, have arrested nine well-armed militia from Benue, claiming to be members of government sponsored security volunteers.

How Wife Poisoned Her Husband Two Weeks After Their Wedding


The Kano State Police Command on Tuesday confirmed the arrest of a teenage wife, Sadiya Umar, who allegedly poisoned her husband, Sani Umar, killing him two weeks after their wedding. It was learnt that the incident occurred at Yakasai quarters in the Kano metropolis.

Troops Avert Major Tragedy, Neutralize Female Suicide Bombers In Borno. Photos

 TROOPS AVERT MAJOR SUICIDE BOMB ATTACK ON GAMBORU TOWN
Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole deployed around Gamboru Ngala have successfully averted what would have been a major devastating suicide attack carried out by three female Boko Haram terrorists against innocent citizens in Gamboru town in Gamboru Ngala Local Government Area of Borno State in the early hours of Tuesday.

Nigerian Reportedly Woman Found Dead At Her Home In France. (Photo)

Nigerian woman found dead in France
According to an online report, a Nigerian woman identified as Violet Aibangbee, has died in France. The 40-year-old woman was reportedly found dead at her home in the European country as search as begun by the Nigerian Embassy in France to get in contact with her family members to claim her corpse, according to the report.

Corpses Litter Taraba Community As Lawmaker Weeps During Visit. (Photos)

Hon Joseph Albasu Alkinjo kunini visits Lau district after clash in Taraba
Hon Joseph Albasu Alkinjo kunini , the member representing Lau local government area in the Taraba State House of Assembly wept uncontrollable while going round all the villages that were affected by the crisis between Bachama farmers and Fulani herdsmen.

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

President Buhari Visits Abia State Today


Security has been beefed up in Umuahia the Abia State capital, in preparation for the visit of President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Yemi Osibanjo to the state today (Tuesday).

They will be in the state to attend a mega rally of the All Progressives Congress.

I have no intentions to be wack - Bevrely Osu

Actress Beverly Osu, who recently came under massive heat for daring to go topless in a new photo shared on her IG, has made it known she has no intention of remaining basic.


Posting a beautiful new photo of herself, the actress/model captioned the photo;

Fraudster shops with billionaire daughter, Temi Otedola's credit card while she slept

Fraudster shops with billionaire daughter, Temi Otedola
Temi, the billionaire daughter of oil magnate, Femi Otedola, this morning disclosed via her twitter handle that someone was shopping online with her card while she slept.

Genevieve Nnaji and Hilda Dokubo spotted out together

Beautiful women!

Young man cries out after fake Hushpuppi account duped him of his school fees

A young Nigerian man, Kayode has taken to Twitter to cry after a fake Hushpuppi accoutn scammed him of his school fees.

He begged for money and the account told him to send the N28k in his account so he would send him N280k. Read their chats below…

2Baba crushes on his wife,Annie Idibia

 Showing your partner you love them doesn't only have to be on special occassions and 2Face Idibia knows that.

FG evacuates 1,030 stranded Nigerians from Libya in 2 days



The Federal Government on Monday said it evacuated 1,030 stranded Nigerian migrants from Libya between Jan. 7 and Jan 8, 2018.

Alhaji Mustapha Maihaja, the Director-General of National Emergency Management Agency, disclosed this at a joint news conference by the Federal Government delegation to Libya.

Fani Kayode demands N10bn damages from Sahara Reporters over false report about his marriage


Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode through his lawyers, DPC Attorneys and Solicitors, has written to Sahara Reporters demanding the payment of N10 billion as damages for the recent report claiming his three year marriage to Precious Chikwendu, is in crisis.

University ratings over the years are fake, says NUC

Executive Secretary of National Universities Commission ( NUC ), Prof. Adamu Abubakar Abdulrasheed on Monday said that reports showing ratings of universities in Nigeria by NUC are fake.

Abdulrasheed said that NUC had not conducted no such exercise for many years now .



Nigerian bride points gun to husband on wedding day for photoshoot

wedding photoshoot
Everyday we wake up to new creative pre-wedding and wedding photoshoot, but this one looks out of place!

Beautiful new photos of ThinTallTony, his wife and children


Ex Big Brother Naija housemate, Thin Tall Tony and his wife, Laraba shared these beautiful family photos with their kids.

Monday, January 8, 2018

Mercy Johnson Denies There is Crisis in Her Marriage

It was earlier reported that Mercy Johnshon Okojie deleted all pictures that have her husband in them on her Instagram timeline this morning and this made a lot of people speculate if she was facing a crisis in her marriage. The news had since gone viral. In another news, she just came online to debunk such stories by updating her same Instagram with a photo of herself and her husband sitting on the bed and reading from the Holy Bible. She captioned it: Okay ooo…there is God ooo..in this new year?

‘Killer herdsmen are just like many Nigerians’ – Pastor Lawerence Ughamadu writes on accident

A Nigerian Pastor, Lawerence Ughamadu, in his Facebook post likened some Nigerians to killer herdsmen as he narrated what happened after he drove through an accident scene.
herdsmen
Here’s his story of how a family almost lost their lives following an accident while on his way from Onitsha to Benin;
“KILLER HERDSMEN ARE JUST LIKE MANY NIGERIANS”
I hardly make posts.I think apart from my wife’s bithday,I have just made one but I need to do this because I am traumatised by it.

Herdsmen Killings: Singer Jon Ogah blasts President Buhari

Jon Ogah
Nigerian singer and ex-BBNaija housemate, Jon Ogah who shared a testimony he heard in church about some ladies saved from Fulani herdsmen by Soldiers, took to Twitter to call out President Buhari. 

Photos from Senator Dino Melaye’s ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ themed birthday party

Nigeria’s controversial Senator, Dino Melaye, who turned a year older on Sunday 7th of January 2018, organized a ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ themed birthday party, which celebrities, family and loved ones turned up for.
Dino Melaye
Nigerian veteran singer, Majek Fashek was very much around to perform at the birthday party, which was held at Senator Dino Melaye’s house in Kogi State.

Oprah Winfrey delivers powerful speech after becoming first black woman to win Cecil B. Demille award at Golden Globes, see full list of winners

Media mogul, Oprah Winfrey, at the 75th Golden Globes award which was held last night won the Cecil B. Demille award, making her the first black woman to win the award since its inception in 1943.
Oprah Winfrey
Delivering her speech, Opray Winfrey who is a role model to many, said;
“Ah! Thank you. Thank you all. O.K., O.K. Thank you, Reese. In 1964, I was a little girl sitting on the linoleum floor of my mother’s house in Milwaukee, watching Anne Bancroft present the Oscar for best actor at the 36th Academy Awards. She opened the envelope and said five words that literally made history: “The winner is Sidney Poitier.”

Nigerian army’s ‘King of War’ dies after grenade he was carrying exploded

King of War
A gallant Nigerian soldier, Major MM Hassan, who was crowned ‘Sarkin Yaki’ -meaning the King of War by locals following his bravery in the fight against Boko Haram, reportedly died yesterday.

Usain Bolt Set To Play For Borussia Dortmund


Olympic legend Usain Bolt has just had an open invitation to train with German Bundesliga side Borussia Dortmund for a year, and he is willingly ready to take up the offer. Bolt revealed this weekend that he will participate in a trial with the club as he plans to pursue a career in preofessional football, even at the age of 32.

Davido Is Set To Debut His Acting Career in New Nollywood Movie

Davido Makes Acting Debut
In what looks like a move to follow in the footsteps of other musicians like Banky W, Ikechukwu, Vector and 2Baba, that have tested their acting skills in Nollywood, Davido has also just debuted his acting career in a yet to be released Nollywood movie titled “The Legend At 60”.
A preview shared on his social media timeline, today, portrayed Davido as a highly skilled commercial pilot who has a lot of money to spend. The movie also features veteran reggae artiste Majek Fashek, whose music career Davido’s character tries to revive.

Mr Ibu loses N14m cash, property to robbers

Mr Ibu
Armed robbers on Saturday, attacked Nollywood actor, John Okafor aka Mr Ibu, at his Lagos residence, carting away about N14.3m cash as well as other properties.

Medical Doctors in Kogi State Begin Strike


The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) in Kogi on Sunday directed its members to resume strike on Monday over an alleged failure by the state government to meet their demands.
The Chairman of the association, Godwin Tijani, said in Lokoja that the state government has been unable to pay the full salaries of the medical doctors in the state and this is quite unacceptable. And at the same time the state government have been meddling in the funds due to the association as Tijani alleged that union dues as well as members’ cooperative society contributions were not remitted in full whereas 100 per cent taxes were deducted from their salaries.

Two boys arrested for killing their grandmother for rituals in Edo state


Four men have been accused of killing their grandmother, Grace Ovbiedo, for money ritual in Edo State.
The suspects are, Dickson Oluka, Salaya Oluka, Martins Oluka and Austin Enayi.