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Saturday, March 24, 2018

Boko Haram: Katsina Govt to employ 1,000 guards for schools

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The Katsina State Government has approved the employment of 1,000 security guards for all boarding secondary schools to secure lives and property of students.
Gov. Aminu Masari disclosed this during the Third Convocation ceremony of the Umaru Musa Yar’adua University, Katsina on Saturday.
According to The News Agency of Nigeria,Masari said that the decision was in view of the prevailing security situation in the country.

Tears Flow: Photos From 20-Year-Old Late Ghanaian Singer, Ebony Reigns' Burial

Hundreds of friends, colleagues and fans are at the State House to bid farewell to the deceased starlet.

More sympathizers are already trooping to the funeral grounds to mourn and pay their last respects to the “Sponsor” and “Hustle” hitmaker.

Police Threaten To Declare Dino Melaye Wanted

Except he reports to the police on or before Wednesday, 28 March, the Nigeria Police has threatened to declare Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West in the National Assembly, wanted.

The Kogi State Police Command had written to the senator to appear before it to answer charges of gun running levelled against him by two suspects in police custody.

This 15-year old got the highest score in UTME this year

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A 15-year old identified as Ajibola Oluwatosin Olumayowa, a student of Taidob College in Abeokuta has emerged ‘best candidate’ of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB). This is coming after the release of this year’s Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).
A Corona Secondary School student, Ibukun Oduntan, had earlier this week been declared the best candidate with 344 marks when results were released but Taidob College Asero Estate, Abeokuta, Ogun State on Wednesday, disclosed that its student, Ajibola Oluwatosin Olumayowa emerged with the highest score of 349.

"To Be Like Dangote, Bill Gates Stop Listening To Oyedepo & Adeboye" - Daddy Freeze

Controversial O.A.P Daddy Freeze has hit us again with one of his many controversial forewarnings.

Sharing a collaged photo of Bill Gates, Aliko Dangote and popular Nigerian clerics, Bishop David Oyedepo and Pastor Enoch Adeboye he adviced his followers not to listen to clerics if they want to be billionaires.

According to Daddy Freeze these clerics can't lead you to heaven because they don't know the way there.

Uriel Oputa slams Instagram followers who body shamed her saggy boobs

Big Brother Naija 2017 housemate, Uriel Ngozi Oputa, has taken to her Instagram page to drag two female followers, who body-shamed her saggy boobs.

38 Exotic Cars, Other Goods Seized By Nigerian Customs (Photos)

The Nigeria Customs, Ogun State command, in the last two weeks made seizure of 38 vehicles, 1,060 bags of foreign rice 50kg each, 158 kegs of vegetable oil (25 liters each), 159 cartons of frozen poultry products, 150 kegs of petrol 25 liters each (auctioned) among others.

Music: MMR FT. Boysean X Marcykeyz - Take Over

Following the Success Release of Soweto (Audio x Video) from Mastar Mind Records first Lady "Marcykeyz" that went far and wide and Boysean which contains unadulterated feelings, and unnoticeable vibes, Multi Talented Nigeria indigenous beat maker.They both comes through with a lovely song titled "Take Over”

Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan arrives Sierra Leone for presidential run-off poll

Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan arrives Sierra Leone for presidential run-off poll
A former Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has returned to Sierra Leone to observe the country’s presidential run-off polls scheduled for Tuesday March 27.

A statement issued by Mr Ikechukwu Eze, the spokesman to the former president, noted that Jonathan, who is leading the Electoral Institute for Sustainable Democracy in Africa (EISA) Election Observation Mission, arrived Freetown on Friday.

Photo: Police arrest 16 herdsmen who allegedly kidnapped WAEC officials in Oyo State

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The Oyo State Police Command has arrested sixteen herdsmen, who allegedly kidnapped officials of the West African Examinations Council in Kishi area of the state.
Briefing newsmen at the Command headquarters on Thursday,  the State Commissioner of Police, Abiodun Odude said the suspects were nabbed by the police who worked with local vigilante in an operation that lasted for 10 days.

Impairment Does Not Exist In Music – Flavour

To highlife singer Flavour, impairment does not exist in music.

Speaking with Saturday Beats on working with visually impaired boy, Semah G. Weifur, the singer stated that when it comes to music, impairments do not exist.

Photos Of Bill Gates At Aliko Dangote's Daughter's Wedding In Lagos

Bill Gate has made it to the wedding of Africa richest man,Aliko Dangote's daughter wedding which took place yesterday.

Friday, March 23, 2018

BBNaija: Pokello Nare Speaks On Cee-C And Tobi's Relationship

Coming from someone who fell in love and got married from Big brother Africa, we have to take this seriously.

Pokello Nare has taken to Twitter to weigh in on Cee-C and Tobi's dramatic relationship. According to her, falling in love in the house and falling in love outside are two different experiences.

Father And 2 Sons Who Defiled 9-Year-Old Girl Arrested In Edo (Photos)

The Edo State government has handed over 70 years old Francis Ezomo, and his two sons; Nosa Ezomo, 26 years old and Festus Ezomo, 29 years old, to the Edo State Commissioner of Police, Mr Johnson Kokumo, for allegedly defiling a nine-year-old girl, who is a relative of Mr Francis Ezomo’s wife.

One Dead, Many Injured As Mopol & Thugs Clash In Lagere, Ile-Ife, Osun

Residents of Ile-Ife were on 23rd Friday put in a state of fear as men of the Mobile Police clashed with thugs in the town.
It was gathered that trouble started when some mopol officials raided a shop at Ojoyin where some hoodlums sold hemp and marijuana.

BBNaija: Cee-C "I Will Bleep Tobi Up On A Higher Level". OAP Toolz Reacts

Last night during a discussion between Big Brother Naija housemate CeeC and Rico, Ceec recalled the video Biggie played on Sunday Evening, where Tobi was conspiring with Anto and Lolu to put her up for eviction.

Court Frees Justice Ngwuta Of Corruption Charges

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The Federal High Court on Friday dismissed all the 13 counts of money laundering and passport fraud instituted by the Federal Government against a serving Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Sylvester Ngwuta.
Justice Ngwuta was among the judicial officers whose houses were raided by the operatives of the Department of State Services in October 2016.

Buhari Poses With Rescued Dapchi Schoolgirls As He Receives Them(pics)

President Muhammadu Buhari today received released Dapchi School Girls in State House.

See photos below

17-Year-Old Girl Goes Missing After Going For A Visit In Port-Harcourt (Photo)

A 17-year-old girl identified as Victoria Woke has been declared missing after going to visit her younger sister in Port-Harcourt area of Rivers state. According to her brother, the girl who just finished secondary school left home on Tuesday, March 20th and is yet to return home.

Below is what the brother shared online.

"Send Us Cartons Of Condoms" - Gangs That Impregnate Teenage Girls In Calabar (Pics)

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The Director General, Cross River State Primary Healthcare Development Agency, Dr Betta Edu and her team paid a visit to a creek hide out in Calabar South where a good number of teenage pregnant girls reside in Calabar South. The team met with some subtle opposition from the gangs that control happenings in the area.

Runtown's Baby Mama Looking Like Kim Kardashian

Runtown's US based baby mama, Selena Leath could pass for Kim Kardashian in this throwback hot bikini photo she just shared on her Instagram.

She welcomed her son barely one year ago, and her body is banging!

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Photos: Only Boy Captured & Released With Dapchi Schoolgirls

Here's the only boy identified as Mala who was reportedly kidnapped alongside over 100 Dapchi school girls. He was released along with the girls yesterday by the Boko Haram terrorists.

See photos of the girls at the Presidential villa, Abuja:

Doris Simeon: Piracy cannot be eradicated in Nollywood

Doris Simeon warns celebrities to take private life off social media |
Doris Simeon, a Nollywood actress, says piracy cannot be eradicated in the industry but it can be reduced to a level where movie producers do not go bankrupt.
“The cinema culture is helping to make sure that the rate at which our movies are pirated has reduced,” she told HipTV.

Lady Kills Her Friend In Osun For Telling Her Boyfriend That She's A Prostitute (Pic)

A 23-year-old woman, Jimoh Simiat has been remanded at ilesa Prison for the murder of her friend Esther Oge after a mild Argument..
Confessing to her crime Jimoh said she only went to Esther’s house to confront her after she was said to have told her new boyfriend that she is a prostitute.

Ex NNPC Staff Sentenced To Death By Hanging For Killing Daughter’s Boyfriend (Pics)

The Former Staff of NNPC "Godwin Elewana", who shot and killed a 22-year-old identified as "Douglas Ojugbo" whom he suspected was having an affair with his daughter, Mercy, on March 10, 2015, has been sentenced to death by hanging.

The judgement was passed, yesterday,21st March, 2018 in the federal High Court 8 located at Moore road, Calabar, Cross Rivers. Elewana was accused of killing Douglas on March 10, 2015.

#BBNaija: I didn’t raise a bipolar patient, witch – Cee-C sister defends her

Big Brother Naija Housemate, Cee-C who has been described by many viewers of the show has been controversial has been defended by her elder sister and describing Cee-C as a sweet young lady which many people don’t agree to and she’s not a bipolar patient or a witch as many people have described her as.
#BBNaija- I didnt raise a bipolar patient witch - Cee-C sister defends her Lailasnews
According to Cee-C’s sister who is currently handling her social media page, she assumed the role of a mother after their mum’s death and despite what most people are saying about Cee-C, she raised the most awesome woman.
Read her open letter below;

Actress Ruth Kadiri Shows Off Her Beautiful Mother (Photos)

Ruth Kadiri wants you to meet her beautiful mother.

Any resemblance?

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Music: Angel Opomulero - New Dawn |@angelopomulero

Few years after delectable gospel singer ANGEL OPOMULERO swept everyone off their feet with her multiple award winning chart topping Monster hit  “OPOMULERO” which was at a time the Biggest contemporary Gospel track in Nigeria.

Buzzing from the church,to the streets and the clubs giving us a reason to celebrate  “God the pillar” of our Lives.  

Wole Soyinka & Nigeria's Dinner With The Devil - by Reuben Abati

Professor Wole Soyinka was keynote speaker at the maiden annual lecture of the Ripples Centre for Data and Investigative Journalism held in Lagos on March 15. Topic: “Rebuilding Trust in a Divided Nigeria: Can Nigeria be fixed?”
The Nobel Laureate did not disappoint. 

Date For Dino Melaye’s Recall Process Fixed By Kogi INEC

The Kogi state Independent National Electoral Commission on Wednesday announced dates for the commencement of the recall process of the embattled Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye.
The Resident Electoral Commissioner in the state, Prof. James Apam, said following the appeal court ruling that INEC can commence the recall process, the commission has fixed the last Saturday of April as the verification date.

Buhari sends Lai Mohammed, Danbazau, two others to Dapchi

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday ordered four ministers to proceed to Dapchi in Yobe for an update on the release of the female students abducted in February.
The Ministers include Mansur Dan-Ali, Defence; Abdulrahman Danbazau, Interior; Lai Mohammed, Information; and Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Mrs. Khadijat Abba-Ibrahim.
The four ministers left the weekly Federal Executive Council meeting for the trip to Dapchi.
Before their departure, the Information Minister confirmed that 76 of the released girls had been documented.

#BBNaija: Nigerians react as Teddy A displays Nina’s pants

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Viewers of Big Brother Naija 2018 reality show have reacted to the display of Nina’s pants on national television by Teddy A,
Teddy A is officailly the oldest housemate in the reality television show, was caught on camera displaying the underwear of a fellow housemate, Nina.
Teddy A shocked the other housemates when he appeared in the sitting room holding female pants on a hanger.

Lagos Most Wanted Criminal Finally Arrested By IGP Squad

The Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) has arrested most wanted armed robber, 31-year-old Fashola, aka Awolowo, who has been on the wanted list of the police for a while.

Awolowo has been wanted for offences of house-to-house robbery and road attacks in Lagos and neighbouring states. He was declared wanted after he was released from prison and formed a formidable, vicious gang. He was arrested alongside three other gang members.

#DapchiGirls: Borno state government shuts down boarding schools Indefinitely

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The Borno State Government has approved the closure of all boarding secondary schools located outside Maiduguri, the state capital. The closure was effected following the recent attack on Dapchi village of Yobe state by Boko Haram gunmen during which about 100 schoolgirls were abducted.

The state government said it took this far reaching decision after an expanded security council meeting of all security, government and traditional leaders that held on 15 March, 2018. The security council who met at the office of the state governor, Kashim Shettima, also discussed the need to return internally displaced person to their reclaimed and rebuilt communities.

FG confirms release of 105 abducted Dapchi schoolgirls

The Federal Government has confirmed the release of the abducted 105 students of Government Girls’ Science and Technical College, Dapchi in Yobe.
Malam Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, gave the confirmation to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Wednesday.
Shehu said that the girls were on their way home from the kidnappers’ den.

Federal High Court Dismisses Lawsuit Seeking To Remove Yahya Bello As Governor

Federal High Court, Abuja, on Tuesday, dismissed a suit seeking to remove Kogi Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, from office.

Justice John Tsoho dismissed the suit on grounds that the plaintiffs, Michael Elokun, Ibrahim Sule and Hawa Audi had no business instituting the case. The plaintiffs were asking the court to grant an order for the return and immediate swearing-in of Idris Wada, former governor of the state.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

New Amnesty Boss, Professor Dokubo, Assumes Duties (Photos)

Newly appointed Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta and Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, Professor Charles Quaker Dokubo formally assumed official duties at the Presidential Amnesty office on Tuesday, in Abuja, saying that his strategy would be focused on addressing the core mandate of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, with a view to sustaining the existing peace and stability for the holistic development of the Niger Delta region.

Youths Wash Away President Buhari's ''Bad Omen'' After Visit To Yobe State (Photos)

A group of youths in Yobe symbolically cast off the ''bad omen'' brought to the state by President Muhammadu Buhari during his recent visit, when they engaged in sweeping and washing the streets of the state capital.

President Muhammadu Buhari arrived in Yobe State on Wednesday, March 14, as part of his visit to states affected by Boko Haram attacks and herdsmen-farmers crisis. The president also met with parents of the abducted Dapchi schoolgirls, traditional rulers, and community leaders, among other stakeholders in the state.

"I Stay True To My Calling Till I Die" - Nigeria's 'Longest Serving Teacher' (Photos)

John Chukwuemeka Nwafor who hails from Ogbaku in Mbaitoli Local Council of Imo State - recently celebrated 60 years of active service in the classroom. The teacher has been a primary school teacher for 60 years now, becoming the oldest primary school teacher in the country.

He has taught and still teaches Mathematics and Physical Education, in many schools, both public and private. He taught some of today’s personalities in Nigeria and others sojourning in other countries, including a former Super Eagles player and PSG defender, Godwin Opkara.

Oby Ezekwesili Wishes To Find These 4 Kids Laughing (Photo)

as posted on her twitter handle

Another of my All-Time-Favorite-Pictures.
Have always wished I could find these four AMAZING children.
Their Laughter springs from DEEP.

FG Files Fresh Charges Against Co-Defendants Of Nnamdi Kanu

The federal government has filed fresh charges against four members of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) being tried alongside Nnamdi Kanu, the group’s leader.
The three-count charge which bothers on treasonable felony was filed at the federal high court in Abuja, where they are being tried, on Tuesday.

"Promote International Peace" - President Buhari Tells Putin

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Russia’s President Vladimir Putin to use his re-election to promote international peace and stability.

Putin,whose country is having some sour relations with the West over the invasion of Crimea and the poisoning of a former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter, with a nerve agent,won a resounding re-election for a fourth term on Sunday.

"Promote International Peace" - President Buhari Tells Putin

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Russia’s President Vladimir Putin to use his re-election to promote international peace and stability.

Putin,whose country is having some sour relations with the West over the invasion of Crimea and the poisoning of a former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter, with a nerve agent,won a resounding re-election for a fourth term on Sunday.

Nigerian Man Commits Suicide After Killing His Girlfriend In Canada (Photos)

A 30-year-old Nigerian man identified as "Onoseta Oribhabor", has reportedly killed himself after murdering his 27-year-old girlfriend, Essozinam "Martine" Assali, in Toronto, Canada.
It was gathered that the police were called to a condo building in the north end of the city, on March 6, and found Oribhabor dead on a balcony. After a further search, they found a woman inside a unit with obvious signs of trauma.

Actresses Halima Abubakar And Susan Peters Quarrel On Instagram

Nollywood actresses Susan Peters and Halima Abubakar have publicly aired their dirty linens and told the world that all is not well between them.

It all started after a post shared by an international online site was reposted by Halima Abubakar, the actress reflected on the post saying it touched her deeply especially as she was going through a similar situation.

Cleavage-Baring Wedding Gown Of Nigerian Pastor's Daughter Sparks Outrage Online

Cleavage-baring wedding gown worn by Miracle, daughter of Nigerian clergy, Esenam , on her wedding day has sparks reactions on online. Bishop Idahosa's wife, Laurie shared the photos from the wedding of Esanam's daughter she attended bit her followers on Instagram began questioning the morality of the beautiful bride to have exposed her boobs since she is pastor's child.

Monday, March 19, 2018

From Hotel Waiter To A Governor's Special Assistant

A hard-working Nigerian man identified as Abel Ifemi, has taken to social media to share his grass to grace story in a bid to discourage other job seekers from being idle and becoming a problem to the society.

The young man who is now a special assistant to the Governor of Bayelsa State on Social media, revealed how he worked in a hotel after the completion of his one year mandatory NYSC programme and was receiving N19,000 monthly to sustain himself, and urged people to start something first, no matter how small. His words;

Federal High Court slams Runtown with an Interim injunction over breach of contract (Photos)

Breaking News: Federal High Court slams Runtown with an Interim injunction over breach of contract (Photos)
For the second time in 2-years, Eric Many, the record label that signed Nigerian popstar, Runtown has filed an injunction at a Federal High court against the singer for breach of contract.

The entertainment company served Runtown the court papers a few days back with Suit No: FHC/L/CS/267/2018 with a statement that partly reads, 'Runtown has been deliberately breaching his contract with us (Eric Many) for a while and despite our many appeals to him he has refused to bulge. He went for a show in Las Vegas since January 13th, 2018 and has since decided to withdraw all obligations of his contract. He has steadily been recording an album without the consent and approval of his record label'.

2019: Sahara Reporters Owner, Sowore Promises N100,000 Minimum Wage

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Omoyele Sowore, the publisher of Sahara Reporters who has expressed his interest in running for the presidency in 2019 general election has promised to raise the minimum wage for workers to N100, 000 if elected.
The former student leader and anti corruption activist who has been meeting Nigerians across the United States in furtherance of his presidential ambition said this in a post on his social media account on Monday morning.

"I am now a born-again Christian" - arrested assassin, Ade Lawyer

" I am now a born-again Christian, I regret lying against Prince Kazeem Eletu-Odibo, other top personalities"??- arrested assassin, Ade Lawyer
In a new interview on Saturday, March 17, alleged serial killer, Adeola Williams, otherwise known as Ade Lawyer admitted to lying against Prince Kazeem Eletu-Odibo and other top personalities.

Ade Lawyer, who now claims to be a born-again Christian made the confession in his latest interview, where he regretted lying against Prince Kazeem. According to him, he also lied earlier that he worked for Prince Kazeem Eletu during the fight between him and Oba Elegushi.

Photos From Fatima Dangote And Jamil Abubakar's Wedding Dinner In Abuja

Billionaire daughter, Fatima Dangote and her pilot husband, Jamil Abubakar have moved on from their wedding ceremony in Kano, to holding a wedding dinner in Abuja.

Here are photos from the wedding dinner of the couple which held on Saturday, March 17, at the International Conference Centre in Abuja, as they await the Lagos phase of their wedding;