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Saturday, February 3, 2018

Nigerians on twitter reacts to Stephanie Coker’s husband’ infidelity report

Nigerians are already reacting to Stephanie Coker's husband' infidelity report lailasnews
Following viral report that media personality, Stephanie Coker’s husband, David Aderinokun reportedly cheated on his wife by trying to hookup with a Bells Student identified as Yolanda, a report he debunked, Nigerians have taken to Twitter to react to the report.

University of Ibadan tops latest ranking of Universities in Nigeria

University of Ibadan confirmed its leadership position by ranking as the topmost university in the country in the January edition of the 2018 Webometrics.

It, however, ranks 1099 in the world (still the only Nigerian university in the top 1000 bracket in the world).

Photos: Veteran actor, Sadiq Daba pays courtesy visit to EFCC chairman, Ibrahim Magu

Photos: Veteran actor, Sadiq Daba pays courtesy visit to?EFCC chairman, Ibrahim Magu
Yesterday, Acting Chairman, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu received a delegation from the Movement Against Corruption, MAC, led by it's President, Dr.Joe Okei-Odumakin at the EFCC Head Office, Abuja. Also part of the delegation was veteran actor, Sadiq Daba.

Buhari: Tinubu, Oshiomhole, Falana Attack Obasanjo

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Senator Bola Tinubu, former governor of Edo State, Mr. Adams Oshiomhole, and Lagos-based lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana, SAN, have chided former President Olusegun Obasanjo over his recent statement where he advised President Muhammadu Buhari not to seek re-election in 2019.

PHOTOS: Gabrielle Union Covers Elle Canada

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Hollywood actress, Gabrielle Union may be 45 but doesn’t look a day over 30.The beautiful star with an infectious smile,shines as she covers the latest edition of Elle magazine Canada.

Fourth batch of 465 Nigerians evacuated from Libya arrive in Port Harcourt

Fourth batch of 465 Nigerians evacuated from Libya arrive in Port Harcourt
The South-South Zonal Coordinator, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Mr. Martins Ejike, yesterday said the fourth batch of 465 Nigerian returnees from Libya have arrived in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

This is as the Presidential Committee on North East Initiative (PCNI) stated that it has inaugurated a free medical intervention in Mubi to cover about 15, 000 returnee IDPs in Adamawa State.  Speaking with journalists when he received the returnees, Ejike said the returnees arrived at Port Harcourt International Airport, about 12.25 a.m. on board Max Air.

Zinox acquires Konga in Landmark Industry deal

Zinox acquires Konga in Landmark Industry deal lailasnews
Zinox Group, one of Africa’s biggest technology group has acquired e-commerce platform, which remains one of the biggest players in the sector; KOS-Express, the world class logistics arm of the business and KongaPay, the company’s integrated mobile money payment channel with over 100,000 subscribers.

Nigerian man in Italy accused of killing an 18 year old Italian girl

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Nigerian national Innocent Oseghale has been charged with the murder of Pamela Mastropietro, an 18-year-old whose dismembered body was found Wednesday in two suitcases dumped in the countryside outside Pollenza near Macerata in Marche, Italy.

I am a security guard not a gardener in the US – Nollywood actor Femi Ogedengbe

I am a security guard not a gardener in the US - Nollywood actor Femi Ogedengbe Lailasnews 2
Nollywood actor, Femi Ogedengbe who went off the radar sometimes around 2016, is said to be be a gardener in the SS. He has however come out to deny that, saying he is working as a security guard and not a gardener as it was widely rumored in the country.
Femi Ogedengbe made this revelation in an interview and he also talked about so many issues bothering the Nollywood industry as well as the current turbulence troubling the country, Nigeria.

“Obasanjo was playing politics with public letter to Buhari – Tinubu

“Obasanjo was playing politics with public letter to Buhari – Tinubu lailasnews
The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader Bola Tinubu, in an interview he granted journalists when he visited Governor Rochas Okorocha alongside pioneer National Chairman of APC, Bisi Akande, at the Government House Owerri, on Friday, reacted to former President Obasanjo’s open letter to Tinubu.

List Of 13 States Owing Teachers' Salaries

Thirteen states have not paid their teachers some for as long as 28 months, Nigeria Union Teachers (NUT) revealed this.
Osun tops the list with 28 months followed by Nasarawa, 26, Kogi 25, Benue 12 and Ekiti nine months.

Killings: Presidency Laments Hate Speech, Demands Respect For Buhari

The Senior Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity told journalists in Abuja on Friday that many media organisation are guilty of reporting hate speech as it concerns the report of clashes in Benue State.

“The growing lack of respect for journalism ethics and press laws in the Nigerian media, especially regarding the clashes in Benue State is very unfortunate.

EFCC drags CCT chairman, Umar Danladi, to court over alleged N11.8m bribe

EFCC drags CCT chairman, Umar Danladi, to court over alleged N11.8m bribe
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has dragged the Chairman, Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, Danladi Umar to the Federal High Court, Abuja over alleged N11.8 million bribe.

A copy of the charge sheet showed that the antigraft agency is accusing Umar of asking for and receiving bribes in the discharge of his official duties. In the first count, the EFCC accused the CCT Chairman of asking for the sum of N10m from one Rasheed Owolabi Taiwo, sometime in 2012, in order to show the said Rasheed Taiwo favour in a charge pending against him.

'We generated N31 Billion In January 2018' - Apapa Customs Command

The Apapa Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) generated N31 billion in January, up from N25.9 billion recorded in the corresponding period of 2017.

The Public Relations Officer of the command, Mrs Nkiru Nwalla, made this known in an interview with NAN in Lagos on Friday.  According to her, the annual revenue target of the command for 2018 is N426 billion, while the monthly target stands at N36 billion.  She attributed the increase in revenue generated in January to the leadership qualities of the Customs Area Controller, Comptroller Jibrin Musa.

Photos: Actor Funky Mallam remarries 3 years after his divorce

Photos: Actor Funky Mallam remarries 3 years after his divorce
Nigerian actor, Saeed Mohammed popularly known as Funky Mallam has married again three years after his ex-wife asked for a divorce.
Saeed known for interpreting his Hausa roles with dexterity, married his hearthrob who bears same name with his ex wife, Aisha, last week.

Friday, February 2, 2018

Nigerian-British actor, David Oyelowo awards leadership scholarships to 5 Chibok girls

Nigerian-British actor, David Oyelowo awards leadership scholarships to 5 Chibok girls
Nigerian born British actor, David Oyelowo says he has granted leadership scholarship to five freed Chibok girls who were abducted by Boko Haram on April 14, 2014.

Benue state govt increases ransom for notorious criminal, Terwase Akwaza, alias Ghana, from N10m to N50m

Benue state govt increases ransom for notorious criminal, Terwase Akwaza, alias Ghana, from N10m to N50m
The Benue Government has increased the ransom it pledged to give anyone with useful information that could lead to the arrest of Mr Terwase Akwaza, alias Ghana, from N10 million to N50 million. The state Commissioner for Information, Lawrence Onoja, disclosed this after the State Security Council meeting in Makurdi, the state capital today February 2nd.

Gboko Killings: Police DPO Under Interrogation —CP

The Police Command in Benue is interrogating the Divisional Police Officer in- charge of Gboko A Division over the Wednesday killing of seven persons.

The Commissioner of Police in Benue, Fatai Owoseni, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Makurdi on Friday that some persons had been arrested in connection with the killings.

Seven passengers were killed and burnt by a mob at Gboko Motor Park in Gboko Local Government Area.

Killers Of Fulani Man, Alhaji Moggogo, Arrested & Handcuffed To Hospital Bed (Photos)

Mambilla Genocide: The unprovoked attackers and killers of the aged Fulani man  Alhaji Moggogo at his country home of leme (Wuro Moggogo),a surbub of Gembu town that narrowly escaped dead with gun shots from the  defensive attack launched  by the Moggogo's children were pictured handcuffed  to their hospital beds  by the security agents for interrogation after recovery from the bullet wounds.

Bola Tinubu Visits Imo With Akande As Okorocha & Others Receive Them (Photos)

The Deputy Governor of Imo State  Prince Eze Madumere Mfr today received APC National leader Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu at the Sam Mbakwa Cargo International  Airport.He was accompanied by the SA General Duties Mrs Chioma Tycon Onwumere, Hon Commissioner Dr Nwaigbo, Chief Ojilere and other political leaders.

Photos From Ex Vice President, Alex Ekwueme's Burial. His Grave Pictured

The remains of Ex-VP, Sir Alex Ekweume has finally been laid to rest today.
Photos below;

Ekwueme's Burial : Buhari, Peter Obi, S’east Governors Missing

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Beside President Muhammadu Buhari and his deputy, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, the former Governor of Anambra State, Mr Peter Obi and four Governors of the South-East geopolitical zone were among the notable absentees at the grand event.
Orient Daily learnt that the governors of Enugu, Ifeany- ichukwu Ugwuanyi, his Ebonyi and Abia counterparts Da

PHOTOS: Humanitarian Man of the Month: Rt. Hon. Terhemen Tarzoor Visits IDP Camps

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Our Humanitarian man of the Month of January 2018, is Rt. Hon. (Prince) Terhemen Tarzoor. Outspoken Political technocrat was born on Wednesday 26th day of January, 1972 to the humble family of the late Chief Tarzoor Orbiam, immediate past Tyoor Mbawa and Mue Ter Mbawa in Makurdi Local Government Traditional Council and Mama Chive Orbiam of Mbawa, Sherev, Makurdi Local Government Area of Benue State.

#BBNaija: See Who Actress Juliet Ibrahim Is Rooting For Among The Housemates

Popular actress Juliet Ibrahim has revealed the housemate she is rooting for in the ongoing Big Brother Naija reality TV show.

The Big Brother Naija reality show has become really popular among Nigerians especially the young people. It has in fact become one of the most talked about topics on social media.

#BBNaija: Housemates Banned From Laughing And Touching!

Housemates in the Big Brother Naija reality TV show have been banned from laughing.

They have also been banned from engaging in physical touching.

The housemates were told on Thursday that they are making the house noisy and also changing the rules of the game.

Meet 2018 BBNaija Housemate, The Beautiful Ahneeka (Photos)

Her full name is IwuGod Marianne Onyii. Ahneeka is Model and Mediapreneur who is one of the contestants vying for the 45M prize in the ongoing BB Naija reality show.

AGM  presents 7 facts about the stunning housemate.

'I Have Known This Man For Over 16 Years' - Tboss Celebrates Ubi Franklin

Big brother Naija star, Tokunbo Idowu popularly known as TBoss has revealed she has known Triple MG boss, Ubi Franklin for 16 years.

They sparked relarionship rumours after he made her an ambassador of his laundry business and even took her with him to Zanzibar, Tanzania and then Akwa Ibom in a private jet to watch the World Cup qualifiers game between Nigeria and Zambia.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Benue Killings: Your Observations Are Incorrect - PMB Tells Saraki

President Muhammadu Buhari has taken a swipe at Senate President Bukola Saraki in a recent letter to the top lawmaker on the lingering crisis in Benue and other states in central Nigeria.

In the January 25 letter addressed to Mr. Saraki, Mr. Buhari enumerated the actions so far taken by his government towards resolving the crisis that has left hundreds dead within the past one month alone.

Court Bars Tonto Dikeh From Featuring Son On Reality Show (Photo)

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A Lagos state magistrate court has now ordered Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh and Linda Ikeji not to air King Tonto Reality TV Show until the case is settled in court.
It was reported that the court banned them from airing, showing, disseminating or broadcasting, either through television, blogs or the Internet the person, name, face, image, likeness or picture of King Andre Omodayo Igo Churchill in the King Tonto Reality TV Show produced by Linda Ikeji Media pending the hearing of the
originating motion in the suit. The injunction was reportedly given on the 31st of January.

Why We Set Aside N4.9billion For Aso Rock Electrical Maintenance - DG Budget

The decision by the Federal Government to earmark N4.9 billion for electrical maintenance annually in the Presidential Villa, Aso Rock, is to keep the facilities in good shape, the Director General Budget Office, Mr. Ben Akabueze, has said.

Akabueze said this yesterday in Abuja during an engagement with the media and civil society on the 2018 proposed budget.

Meet Actress, Taiwo Aromokun, The Blonde Born Again Christian

Nigerian actress and movie producer Taiwo Aromokun is rocking in her new look.

The university of Lagos graduate with a degree in banking and finance is said to be in England after her marriage had failed.

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Agency Confirms 5 Dead, 39 Injured In Maiduguri Multiple Explosions

The Borno State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) said that five people were killed in the suicide bomb attack at Dalori Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp, Maiduguri on Wednesday.

PHOTO: Davido Buys New Bentley Bentayga In Atlanta

Davido who is currently in Atlanta has shared on Instagram his new ride 2018 Bentley Bentayga.

According to the singer, the car is on the way coming to Nigeria.

"I Don’t Have A Heart Disease" – Fani-Kayode

FORMER Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-kayode has denied having a heart disease as reported by some news portals.

While describing the report as false, the former minister said what he had was a “heart-related ailment,” and not a “heart disease,” saying there is a world of difference between the two.

FFK as he is fondly called made this clarification in a statement signed by his Senior Special Assistant on Public Affairs, Obiageli Nwachukwu, and seen by HEADLINE.

"I Don’t Have A Heart Disease" – Fani-Kayode

FORMER Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-kayode has denied having a heart disease as reported by some news portals.

While describing the report as false, the former minister said what he had was a “heart-related ailment,” and not a “heart disease,” saying there is a world of difference between the two.

FFK as he is fondly called made this clarification in a statement signed by his Senior Special Assistant on Public Affairs, Obiageli Nwachukwu, and seen by HEADLINE.

Benue Crises: Ortom Imposes Dusk Till Dawn Curfew In Gboko

Benue state Governor, Samuel Ortom, has approved the imposition of a dusk to dawn curfew in Gboko town from January 31st 2018, until further notice.

The curfew which last from 6pm - 6am everyday is as a result of the 3 Fulani Herdsmen Catch And Burnt to Death in Gboko, But the source didn't state it in the news because they have warned never to post it on net.

10 Things You Probably Did Not Know About Billionaire Son, Paddy Adenuga

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Billionaire businessman Mike Adenuga’s son Paddy yesterday broke the Nigerian internet space with a thrilling and inspiring tale.
It chronicled how he masterminded an almost successful acquisition of the entire business and asset of Chevron in the Netherlands. And he was 29 years old at the time.Many have described the account as “inspiring”, BellaNaija termed it “captivating”, all making the 34 year old business mind the endearment and attraction of many.

3 Men In Custody For Drugging, Gangrape Of 14-Year-Old Girl (Photo)

Three young men have been arrested for gangraping a 14-year-old girl in Angwan Rogo in the Jos North local government of Plateau state.
The suspects were identified as Suleiman Usman, 18, Umar Aliyu, 18 and Usman Bala, 20 all of Angwan Rogo in Jos.

FG To Declare State Of Emergency In Education Sector In April

Malam Adamu Adamu, Minister of Education says Federal Government would declare a state of emergency in the education sector in April. He made this disclosure when he received Gov. Abubakar Sani-Bello of Niger and some members of his cabinet at the Federal Ministry of Education Headquarters in Abuja.

Police Officer Shoots Superior Dead Over Girlfriend In Adamawa

The police in Adamawa State have confirmed the death of a sergeant from gunshot by a corporal, allegedly following a feud over a girl.

The spokesperson of the police in the state, Othman Abubakar, confirmed the death of the officer “over a minor disagreement.”

The incident happened at a bar in Madagali Local Government Area of the state.

A witness who refused to be named said the two officers had a spat over the girl said to be an alcohol seller and the girlfriend of the corporal.

“They had a hot argument had on Tuesday over one alcohol seller who is girlfriend to Corporal Adamu. She had complained that late Sergeant Timothy did not pay a N100 bill for his drink.

''Nigeria does not need a God-fearing leader'' Bishop Kukah says

The Catholic bishop of Sokoto diocese, Bishop Matthew Kukah, says Nigeria does not need a man that has the fear of God in him. According to him, fighting corruption and fixing Nigeria requires more than a God-fearing leader. Speaking at a book launch yesterday January 30th, Bishop Kukah said

Singer Dencia Is About To Freeze Her Eggs (Photos)

US-based Cameroonian singer, Reprudencia Sonkey known popularly as Dencia has started process to freeze her eggs.

The 33-year-old shared the news on her Snapchat, saying she wanted to freeze her eggs in her early 20s, but her doctor advised against it.

Star Model, Olajumoke, Stuns In Wedding Dress In New Photos

Former bread seller turn super model, Olajumoke Orisaguna looks absolutely stunning in these new wedding dress photo shoot.

Photos: Many injured as Trailer rams into cars in Oworonshoki, Lagos

Photos: Many injured as Trailer rams into cars in Oworonshoki, Lagos
Many people have been left with serious injuries after a trailer lost control and rammed into vehicles at Oworonshoki, Lagos today January 31st. The injured victims have been taken to the hospital.

#BBNaija: Mayorkun Calls Khloe His 'Bitch'

DMW singer, Mayorkun, just like every other celebrity taking sides with contestants at the ongoing Big Brother Naija 2018, has just revealed his favourite contestant and she is no other person than Khloe

Noble Igwe shares adorable photo with his daughter on her 1st birthday

Noble Igwe shares adorable photo with his daughter on her 1st birthday
Noble Igwe's daughter, Jasmine is celebrating her first birthday today. He took to his Instagram page to share a cute photo of himself with her and wrote:

"Saraki And I Have No Plan To Return To PDP" - Kwara Governor, Ahmed

Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, has debunked claims in certain quarters that he is planning to return to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), which he left with some other chieftains of the party prior to the 2015 general election

Ekiti APC Protests Against Fayose's Verbal Attacks On Buhari (Photos)

Happening now on the street of Ado Ekiti: a 10,000 man rally by Ekiti people against Ayodele Fayose'a anti democratic nuances over his uncouth utterances against PMB, The kangaroo white Paper report against APC leaders and to welcome innocent citizens of the state incarcerated by Ayodele Fayose.

Senate Summons Emefiele, Others Over Bank Charges

The Senate yesterday mandated its Committee on Banking to investigate alleged excess and arbitrary bank charges and illegal deductions by commercial banks.
The Upper Chamber also resolved to summon the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, managing directors of commercial banks, forensic auditors and the Bankers Committee, with a view to harmonising and amending relevant banking laws, rules and guidelines that do not adequately protect the customers and remedy when overcharged.

Eucharia Anunobi Returns To Movie Set With RMD After Her Son's Death (Photos)

As You Know some part of Last year was complete tragedy for Nollywood top actress Eucharia Anunobi after she lost her only son to Sickle Cell, The actress Mourned him for months even after his Burial..

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Olamide's Mother Is Dead! (Photo)

Nigerian rapper, Olamide, has lost his mother today, 30th January, which happens to be his son, Batifeori Maximiliano Adedeji's third birthday.

He announced her death with a black Instagram post and wrote;

Olamide celebrates his son on his birthday

Olamide celebrates his son on his birthday
Singer Olamide is celebrating his son who is a year older today.
The proud father shared a photo of himself with his adorable son Batifèori Maximiliano Adedeji who turns 3 today.

#BBNaija 2018: How I Will Spend The Money If I Win - Meet Pretty Princess

Princess onyejekwe is 25 years old, PR manager from Enugu state. She is a Public Relations manager with a construction firm, she enjoys cooking & designing clothes.

Fulani Herdsmen And Farmers Sign Peace Agreement In Imo

Farmers, Miyetti Allah and Traditional Rulers in Imo state have signed an agreement in Imo state that the owners of farms destroyed by Herdsmen will be duly compensated.

The pact was signed at a meeting held at the Imo state Police command on Monday. The meeting was fruitful as it was also agreed that there would be compensation for herdsmen if any cattle was killed. The Imo state commissioner of police, Ezike Chris presided over the meeting.

Actress Ufuoma Ejenobor, Her Kids & Husband Cover Aisle Of Motherhood In Style

Nigerian actress, Ufuoma McDermott, her husband and their brood look smashing as the cover of the latest issue of Motherhood In-Style magazine. The 36-year-old movie star, who married Steven in 2010, opened up to the popular mag about the lifestyle, hustle and bustle of her adorable family. See photo below...

Wizkid, Banky W, Tunde Demuren, Paul O Okoye Pictured Together

Well, this is for those that missing seeing Wizkid and Banky W together.

They hung with Captain Tunde Demuren and the CEO of One Africa Fest, Paul Okoye in Victoria Island, last night.

Throwback Photo Of Late Stephen Keshi And Late Deji Tinubu

Here is a throwback Video of late Super Eagles Legend and Ex-Coach, Stephen Keshi who died on 7th June 2016 in Benin City after suffering from a heart attack, and Late Deji Tinubu who also past away during retreat football match of members of the Lagos state executive council and permanent secretaries at the Jubilee Chalets, Epe Lagos on Thursday, January 25.

Child Star, Ozzybee, In A Courtesy Visit To Chief Olusegun Obasanjo (Photos)

Penultimate Sunday at the Green Legacy Resort was a heave of activity, obviously a unique one that has never been witnessed since its inception. It was the first official courtesy visit of the UNESCO Child Advocate Awardee, Oziomachukwu Favour Mojekwu with stage name OzzyBee a.k.a OzzyBosco WonderKid to the enigmatic, tireless and ageless former President of the Federal republic of Nigeria, His Excellency, Chief Aremu Olusegun Obasanjo (GCFR) at his palatial residence.

We Have No Data To Back Up Minister Of Labour's Claim On 7 Million New Jobs - NBS

Yemi Kale, statistician general of the federation, says the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has no data on the job creation claims made by Chris Ngige, minister of labour and productivity.

The data chief made this statement in an interview with Abang Mercy.