Monday, 27 April 2015

20 year old Nigerian man shot dead in Peckham, UK

20 year old Nigerian young man, Ola Raji, was stabbed to death last week Tuesday while cycling through an estate in Peckham, near a community centre founded in memory of murdered schoolboy, Damilola Taylor.

According to reports, Ola was shot three times and stabbed by two men who ambushed him around 10.30pm. The men fled after the attack and Ola later died in hospital. 

Ola Raji was a pupil at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic School in Camberwell and went to college. Police are now looking for his murderers.

President Jonathan sacks NHIS CEO, confirms Peter Obi as Chairman SEC

State House press statement
President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has relieved the Executive Secretary/Chief Executive Officer of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Dr. Femi Thomas of his appointment with immediate effect. The President has also approved the appointment of Mr. Olufemi A. Akingbade as Acting Executive Secretary/Chief Executive Officer of the NHIS.
Mr. Akingbade who hails from Ekiti State and holds a Bachelors Degree in Computer Science as well as a Masters in Business Administration was the General Manager, ICT in the NHIS until his new appointment.

Actor Chinedu Ikedieze and wife on vacation in Paris

The couple who got married in 2011 are currently on vacation in France and still look very much in love. Chinedu posted the pictures on his Instagram page. More pictures after the cut.

Obasanjo & Buhari will eventually fight, Buhari will be a formidable opponent - Babatope

In an interview with Punch, PDP chieftain, Ebenezer Babatope said former president Obasanjo and incoming president Buhari will eventually fight but Buhari will prove to be a formidable opponent. When asked what he foresaw of Buhari and Obasanjo's relationship, Babatope replied; 
Many of them who are jumping up and down now will know better when Buhari must have finished dealing with them. Buhari is a Fulani man from Daura. The northern agenda to get rid of southern leadership started in the 2011 elections. Obasanjo had his reasons. He supported Jonathan to succeed Yar’Adua and he was the same person that said Jonathan should go. As an individual, he has his rights.

Must Read! US Daily Beast comes for Tinubu in new article, calls him 'Heroin Kingpin'

US Daily Beast profiled APC leader Bola Tinubu in an article titled 'Nigeria's Next Leader's Ties to a Heroin Ring' where they described Tinubu as a 'heroin kingpin'. Tinubu will not like this. Read below..
General Muhammed Buhari’s political partner is a former bagman for two heroin traffickers. But that’s just business as usual in Nigeria. Nigeria’s election last month was celebrated as an unlikely victory for democracy in an African country with a tenuous record of free and fair representation. But the man most responsible for midwifing General Muhammed Buhari’s ballot triumph over current President Jonathan has a spotty CV. 

Lagos Govt to provide Wi-Fi services for residents

The Permanent Secretary of the Lagos state Ministry of Information Communication Technology, ICT, Mrs Nike Animashaun, has revealed plans by the state government to provide Wi-Fi services to residents of the state. Speaking at the state ministerial briefing in Alausa recently, Mrs Animashaun said the first phase of the Wi-Fi connectivity would be installed in parks within the state. She listed the first parks to benefit from the WiFi installment as Oshodi, Alausa and Ajegunle parks.
“The Wi-Fi services will be in some of the parks in the state and when it is deployed, residents of Lagos State would be able to access Wi-Fi in some of the parks,” she said
But who goes to these parks? Mrs Animashaun said that the state government came up with the idea to stimulate and encourage the interest of children in science and technology. She however did not state if the Wi-Fi connection will be free of charge.

Bruce Jenner's first wife, Chrystie Scott speaks on his transition, says he told her in the 70s

Chrystie Scott was married to Bruce Jenner for nine years. From 1972 to 1981 and is the mother of his two oldest children, Burt and Casey Jenner, and she was the first person he ever confided in about his gender identity.

Speaking about his Diane Sawyer interview, Chrystie told George Stephanopoulos on his radio show this morning about her shock when Bruce first told her in the first year of their marriage in the 70's. 
"I can't remember the exact words because it was such a shock to me, but he opened up his heart and confessed, and he had to share this deep, dark secret. He told me he wanted to be a woman, and understandably, I didn't know what to say. It's so hard to wrap your head around it, particularly because he was such a manly man. He never indicated anything feminine in his demeanor."

Kim K speaks on Bruce Jenner’s transition, says she doesn't understand it but supports him

In his interview with Diane Sawyer, Bruce Jenner revealed that Kim was the most supportive of all his children/step children. Speaking about Bruce's transition for the first time, Kim told Today Show;
"Bruce is the most honest … He has the biggest heart and I’m really happy for him that he is living his life the way he wants to live it and that he has found inner peace and just pure happiness. That’s what life is about. I don’t know what life would be like if you always felt like you weren’t yourself.”
"I and most people could never truly understand what he's going through, but I don’t even think we have to. I think as long as he is happy and he wants to live his life however he wants to live it, that just makes me happy and I support him 100%"

Pres. Jonathan orders immediate release of report of forensic audit of NNPC accounts

State House press statement...

We have noted with concern, the allegation by the spokesman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Lai Mohammed that officials of the Federal Government are engaged in “last minute looting of the nation’s resources, rushed privatization of key institutions and hurried recruitment into the public service”.
We also consider as most unfortunate and uncharitable, the suggestion by Alhaji Mohammed that the Jonathan Administration is trying to “tie the hands” of the incoming government merely by continuing to discharge its constitutional responsibilities until the end of its tenure.

21 killed by Boko Haram in Yobe today

21 persons are feared dead after suspected Boko Haram members ambushed them in Bultaram village in Gujba Local government area of Yobe state on Monday April 27th. Baba Nuhu, an official of the local government where the men were killed, said the victims, all male, had gone to their deserted village to see if they could collect some food when they were ambushed and shot dead by the sect members. According to AFP, the victims and their families had taken refuge in Damaturu the Yobe state capital after the sect members attacked their village some months back

"The men, 21 of them, were stopped at Bultaram (village) by gunmen we believe are Boko Haram who shot them dead," said Baba Nuhu

Ondo Commissioner for Agriculture appointed new deputy governor

Following the impeachment of Ondo state deputy governor, Alhaji Ali Olanusi this morning, the state Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr Lasisi Oluboyo has been appointed the new deputy governor.

Kenny K'ore (ex-Infinity member) twin sister kidnapped

The twin sister of  Kenny K'ore, a gospel artist, has been kidnapped! Taiwo Oluwatoyin Akinbode (pictured above) traveled to Port Harcourt, Rivers State on Friday, April 16 for a job prospect when she fell into the well-set trap of the kidnappers. A ransom of N5m is being demanded from the family for her release.

It was a well-laid job opportunity scam on the internet that attracted Taiwo to PH - and her current ordeal. A source close to the family claimed Taiwo's two phones had gone quiet, except when the brother was called to make ransom demands. On a number of occasions, the unfortunate woman was heard wailing for help as she was apparently being tortured.

Photos: Footballer Uche Kalu proposes to his girlfriend

Nigerian international footballer, Uche Kalu (not Kalu Uche) proposed to his beautiful medical doctor girlfriend, Ada, yesterday April 26th. Uche, 28, currently plays for Kazakhstan Premier League club, Tobol. Congrats to them. More photos after the cut...

Nikki Reed & Ian Somerhalder wed after dating for 9 months

Vampire Diaries actor Ian Somerhalder, 36, and Twilight actress Nikki Reed, 26 are officially married after a whirlwind nine months romance. The couple who got engaged three months ago after just six months of dating got married yesterday Sunday April 26th in Louisiana. 

Ian dated his co-star Nina Dobrev for three years. They broke up last year. Nikki was previously married to singer/American Idol contestant Paul McDonald who she divorced in 2014. 

Akwa Ibom govt warns residents to desist from eating 'Ponmo'

Akwa Ibom state government has warned residents of the state to desist from eating cow skin popularly known as Ponmo as research has shown that the consumption of the cow skin has led to the increase in cancer and liver problems in the state.

At a press conference in Uyo yesterday April 26th, the state Commissioner for Agriculture & Natural Resources, Mr. Godwin Afangideh, represented by Director of Veterinary Services in the state, Dr. Obot Obot said the high quantity of salt used for the preservation of the cow skin has been traced to have adverse effect on the liver of the consumers and also increases the risk of having cancer

Lolo1 of Wazobia FM releases new stunning pics as she clocks another year

Multiple award winning OAP on 95.1 Wazobia FM and TV Personality for Wazobia TV, Omotunde Adebowale David, popularly known as Lolo1, clocked another year yesterday April 26th and share some new photos with fans. The comedian and public speaker said she took the pictures to create a unique style in her looks and fashion style. See more photos after the cut...

See the Photo of a newborn baby pictured next to gun, grenade and ISIS birth certificate that sparks outrage

'This child will be a risk to you not just us' an anti-Islamic state activist wrote as he posted this photo on Twitter on Sunday night. The sick photo shows the newborn baby sleeping next to a handgun, hand grenade and an Islamic State birth certificate.

The image was posted through the twitter account of Abu Ward Al-Raqqawi an anti-Islamic State activist in Syria, in the hope of garnering attention to the international threat posed by ISIS.

The post said the newborn child is called ‘Jrah’, while his mothers name is ‘Om’ and his fathers name is ‘Abu.’ It also claimed the certificate next to the baby is an 'ISIS issued ID for a child'. The activist was trying to send a message but the photo has angered millions of people around the world.

Singer Adam Lambert reveals he's slept with male Hollywood stars who aren't openly gay

Openly gay singer Adam Lambert claimed in a new interview that he has slept with a number of male Hollywood stars who aren’t openly gay.
"I’ve been with a few of them,” the singer, 33, tells Glamour magazine but refused to mention names.
Speaking about why these men sometimes choose to hide their true sexuality, Adam said:
“Whether it’s music or acting, you’ve got to remember that those industries are primarily run by men, so maybe it’s about that. But with women being the primary moviegoers and record-buyers, surely it shouldn’t matter so much?”

Ondo deputy governor, Alhaji Ali Olanusi, impeached

Ondo State Deputy governor, Alhaji Ali Olanusi has been impeached by members of the State House of Assembly this morning April 27th. 22 out of the 26 lawmakers supported the motion for his impeachment which was moved by the majority leader Ifedayo Akinsoyinu from Ondo West 11 and seconded by Olatunji Dauro from Owo 11‎.

The deputy governor has been directed to vacate the government lodge and return all government property in his possession to the permanent secretary in his office.

Former Registrar of University of Ado Ekiti kidnapped, N50m ransom demanded

The former Registrar of University of Ado Ekiti, Chief Mrs. Modupe F. Fapohunda was taken from her home at night by armed criminals. They took her away in her car, a red Lexus rx350 SUV with plate number Lagos FST 837DD. Her daughter took to twitter to alert the public. If anyone has any information, please call 07086197695 or 07065583074.

Writer/Radio personality, Naana De Souza dies of cancer

Popular TV/Radio personality, Naana De Souza has died. She died at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra, Ghana on April 20th after a 6 year battle with cancer. Naana worked as a colunmist for Punch, City People and several other newspapers and magazines. She also worked with Silverbird TV where she helped organize many MBGN pageants.

She will be buried on June 5th in Accra. A service of songs will be organized for her in Lagos on June 10th. She is survived by her husband Magnus De Souza and four children. May her soul rest in peace, Amen.

Indonesia prepares coffins for death row drug traffickers which include 4 Nigerians

Despite several pleas, the Indonesian government has insisted that these 9 men accused and convicted of drug trafficking will all be executed. The date for the execution is April 29 and the Government has enlisted the local funeral director in Cilacap, the nearest port to Nusakambangan, or Death Island, to inscribe the names of those to be shot by firing squad and the date of their deaths.

Coffins for all 9 have been ordered and all 9 convicts have been given their date of execution.

Mercy Johnson in more stunning adorable photos

More beautiful and stunning photos of Mercy Johnson Okojie as she and her husband dedicate their son, Henry yesterday April 26th. See more more photos after the cut...

Photos of man trekking from Yola to Abuja in honour of Gen Buhari

This is Abubakar Duduwale, a supporter of Gen Buhari who has pledged to trek from Yola to Abuja in his honour and also so he can witness the inauguration ceremony. See another photo after the cut..

Shocking! Woman gives birth in a bathroon at work, seals the baby in a plastic bag, and hides it in a drawer

A 25-year-old Michigan woman Kim Pappas was charged with homicide after giving birth to a son in a bathroom stall at work. Kim didn't tell anyone she was pregnant. On Thursday last week, she went into labour while at work, went to the bathroom, had her baby, a boy, cut the umbilical cord with cuticle scissors, sealed the baby in a plastic bag, returned to her desk and hid her baby in a drawer, officials said during a court appearance on Friday.

After she left the toilet stall, one of her coworkers who heard moaning went in there and saw blood all over the place, she didn't see who was in the stall, only heard moaning, so she reported the bloodied floor to management, who called the Police.

APC alleges GEJ's administration engaging in last minute dubious activities

The Leadership of the APC has alleged that members of Pres. Jonathan's administration are engaging in last minute dubious activities ahead of the May 29th handover. In a statement released by the publicity secretary of the party, Lai Mohammed, the party alleged that reports from the media as well as information gathered from reliable sources suggest the current administration is engaging in rushed contract awarding and staff recruitment. 
"For example, the National Council on Privatisation, which is headed by the Vice-President, has just approved the financial bid opening for transaction advisers for the privatisation of the three development finance institutions in the country – the Bank of Agriculture, Bank of Industry and Nigeria Commodity Exchange. Question is: What is the rationale for rushing this exercise with just weeks left for this administration? 

Nigerian girl kidnapped and sold by her cousin to pimps in Libya has been freed

The 15 year old Nigerian student, Precious Nwaigwe who was kdinapped and sold to some pimps in Libya by her maternal cousin in connivance with some  Niger republic kidnappers has been freed and returned to Lagos. According to new reports by Punch, the maternal cousin and some suspects were arrested a while back and after much drilling and interrogation, one of the suspects, Kevin Kizito gave out a number which was called and he spoke to his accomplice, telling them to release the little girl as their game was up.  

A police officer who spoke on condition of anonymity, confirmed the return of the little girl.

Photos: Jay Z's cousin at Mavin Headquarters in Lagos

Rapper Jay Z had announced yesterday April 26th that his cousin is in Nigeria to discover new talent and it looks like they may have discovered one very talented Nigerian female artist, Di'Ja. Mavin Records official instagram handle posted this photo and wrote "#tidalfacts Jay Z's cousin and rocnation exec Briant Biggs discovering @aphrodija at Mavin HQ in Lagos, Nigeria". 

Brad Pitt looks bruised and battered with mystery injuries as he talks at autism event in Hollywood

Actor and father of six Brad Pitt’s face has been left bruised and battered, and this time it’s not for a movie. He was photographed with a few bruises to the left side of his face as he stepped out in Hollywood this weekend to attend the third annual Light Up the Blues Concert in Hollywood for autism.
Brad told Mirror Celeb via his spokesperson: "This is what happens when you try to run up steps in the dark, with your arms full, wearing flip flops. Turns out if you then try to stop your forward momentum with your face, the result is road rash.
"Regardless, I wasn't going to miss the Autism Speaks benefit the night after - wonderful people and I was honored to be a part of this important event."

Jay Z addresses Tidal critics in Twitter rant

Rap mogul Jay Z has fired back at critics of his new music streaming service Tidal after it was declared by some as a flop, insisting the company is "doing just fine".

The 99 Problems hitmaker bought the brand for around $56 million and relaunched the firm last month with the backing of investors including his wife Beyonce, Madonna, Rihanna, Kanye West, Nicki Minaj, Daft Punk and Alicia Keys, among many other artists.

The big push initially helped the app surge into the iTunes download chart's top 20, but it subsequently took a hit and crashed out of the top 700, leaving rival services like Spotify and Pandora holding strong in the top five.

Gen Buhari set to probe alleged missing $20bn NNPC money

Speaking with APC members from Adamawa state at the APC National headquarters in Abuja yesterday April 26th, President-elect, Gen Buhari queried the dismissal of Former CBN governor now Emir of Kano Muhammad Sanusi II who raised alarm over the missing money. He therefore signifies interest to probe the alleged missing $20 billion from the coffers of the NNPC. 
"I heard that some people have started returning money; I will not believe it until I go and see for myself. Imagine a situation where the former CBN governor who by God ‘s grace would later become the Emir of Kano raised an issue of missing billions of money, not in Naira but in Dollars, $20 billion. What happened, instead of investigating to know whether it was true that the money was missing or not, they simply found a reason to remove him. So these are the issues we are talking about" he said in Hausa

Actress Ini Edo shows off her beautiful skin in new photos

Ini Edo is that you? The actress shared the pics on her instagram page yesterday. 

Sunday, 26 April 2015

Lil Wayne's tour bus shot at in Atlanta

Rapper Lil Wayne's tour bus was shot up last night in Atlanta and fingers are pointing at Lil Wayne's label mate, rapper Young Thug. Read the report below as explosively reported by MediaTakeOut.....
"The Hip Hop beef between rapper Young Thug and Lil Wayne, may have looked innocent - but last night it reportedly took a deadly tunr.
According to multiple source connected with MediaTakeOut.com, Lil Wayne's tour bus was shot up last night, while he was in Atlanta. And the streets say that it was Yound Thugs Goons that were doing the Poppin.

Warri Billionaire, Ayiri Emami Turns 40 Today!

Warri billionaire, Ayiri Emami Turns 40 today, 26th April, 2015.

According to his wife, Asba, who also gave him a birthday shout out, he'll be commissioning a new branch of his gas station and eatery, giving out free fuel to first 40 vehicles and free food to commemorate his 40th Birthday. 

See this beautiful birthday message (after the cut)from wifey Asba that silences whatever any side chick might plan today...LMAO! Happy birthday to him.

Wladimir Klitschko Defeats Bryant Jennings to Retain Heavyweight Title

Wladimir Klitschko got more of a challenge than many expected, but still got the better of a determined Bryant Jennings.

Bryant Jennings had more success today against Wladimir Klitschko than just about anyone has in the last decade, but the previously undefeated American still came up short, as the champ made his 18th consecutive successful title defense today at Madison Square Garden.

Klitschko (64-3, 53 KO) won on scores of 116-111, 116-111, and 118-109, with SB Nation scoring it 116-111 for Klitschko, as well.

Burna Boy Shuns Ghana Flopped Concert - Says Organisers 'Violated' Him.

Nigeria dance-hall singer, Burna Boy was Billed to perform at the Di Don Gorgon Concert that held on Friday night, April 24, 2015 at the Accra International Trade Fair Centre, Ghana alongside South African rapper but he failed to show up at the concert, leaving fans angrily taking to Twitter to demand for a refund.

Burna Boy and AKA had previously held an autograph signing session in the afternoon preceding the concert yet, the duo failed to show up at the concert.
This could be due to the low turn out as only about 40 people were reportedly in attendance at the show. 

The Nigerian Dance-hall singer via his Twitter handle has blamed the concert flop on the organizers, urging his fans to get a refund saying he was ‘violated’ by the organizers. See what he said after the cut....

New photos of Mercy Johnson's son, Henry

Do you guys know Mercy Johnson's son is my name-sake? lol **wink** Yes, he is. He is Henry Okojie and has done his first solo photo-shoot...and he looks so adorable! See another photo after the cut...

Pedestrian bridge collapses on taxi, 5 fear dead in Kano

Five passengers in a taxi were believed to have died today Sunday April 26th evening in Kano when a pedestrian bridge under construction on Sheik Jafar road collapsed on the moving cab.
The pedestrian bridge which is located at Karshen waya by Gidan mai was designed to check and curtail risk associated with pedestrian crossing at the densely populated Doroyi suburb.
Eyewitness,  Salisu Ibrahim told Vanguard that the incident occured around 5.00 pm at a time.

South African govt expresses anger over Nigerian govts recall of her ambassadors

South African government has released a statement expressing their displeasure over Nigerian government's decision to recall her envoys following Xenophobic attacks in SA. In a statement released by the South African government's Department of International Relations and Co-operations, SA government described the decision as an unfortunate and regrettable step, adding that only Nigeria has taken such a decision since the xenophobic attacks began. 

According to the statement, the South African government did not blame Nigeria when 84 of her citizens died in the Synagogue  Church of All Nations building collapse some months back. (how is it the same thing?) Find the statement released after the cut...

Photos and profiles of the 4 Nigerians to be executed in Indonesia for drug trafficking

Here are the photos and profiles of the 4 Nigerians who are to be executed in Indonesia for drug trafficking.

Martin Anderson: 50 year old Martin Anderson (above) was arrested in Jakarta in 2003 on a charge of possessing about 1.8 ounces of heroin and was accused of being part of a local drug ring. He had traveled to Indonesia on a fake Ghanaian passport and has been incorrectly identified as Ghanaian. He was sentenced to death in 2004. According to his lawyer, Kusmanto, who like many Indonesians uses one name, Mr. Anderson was shot in the leg during his arrest — a method the Indonesian police are sometimes known to use when apprehending a suspect — and remains bothered by the wound to this day. 

Whao! Check out this Lovely photo of Oyo state governor and his family

Oyo state governor, Abiola Ajimobi pictured with his wife Florence, their daughters, son-in law and grandson at Mrs Ajimobi's birthday thanksgiving recently.

Sen. Hope Uzodimma denies being arrested over ballot thumb printing

It was reported yesterday April 25th that Sen. Hope Uzodimma and some family members were arrested by police in Imo state for allegedly thumb-printing ballot papers meant for the governorship rerun election. He just released a statement saying it's not true. Read below...
Senator Hope Uzodimma (Imo West) has cautioned politicians in the country against ridiculing and tarnishing the hard reputation of their opponents.
He said politicians who indulge in such act were not helping Nigeria’s fledging democracy to thrive but  were wittingly and unnecessarily heating up the polity.

Photo: Floyd Mayweather's car dealer an Igbo man?

It seems Floyd Mayweather's car dealer is an Igbo man named Obi Okeke (left). He owns Fusion Luxury Motors where Floyd buys some of his exotic cars.

Real Housewives star Kelly Bensimon suffers wardrobe malfunction in sheer top; flashes nipples

Kelly Bensimon at a photo shoot in the Meatpacking District in New York
Former Real Housewives of New York star Kelly Bensimon caused a stir yesterday April 25th when she walked through New York in a see through top - giving onlookers a real eyeful.

The 46-year-old mum of two isn't afraid to flaunt her enviable cleavage, often sporting daringly low-cut necklines.

But yesterday she took it a step further when she headed out in a black sheer top without a bra on, giving more than an ample view of her cleavage.

The former model flashed her nipples as she donned a very risqué blouse on the set of a New York photoshoot. See more pics after the cut...

Gen. Buhari reportedly read riot act to family members

President elect, Gen Buhari has reportedly read the riot act to members of his family, warning them that they will face the full wrath of the law if they commit any crime while he serves as President.

According to Daily Trust, Gen Buhari read the riot act to members of his family in Daura, Katsina state recently. A Family source said he gathered all his children and family members together and advised them to seek meaningful ways to make a living, stressing that no family member of his will enjoy any preferential treatment. He also told them that non of them is welcomed to Aso Rock if they are not invited, adding that the Villa is a place for serious minded people and not for idle family members.

Photos: Jude Okoye and wife dedicate their daughter

P'Square's elder brother and music producer Jude Okoye and his wife, Ifeoma, dedicated their daughter Emma today April 26th. The couple welcomed their daughter in November 2014. More photos after the cut...

12 years old girl who beat cancer kicked out of school for missing class during treatment

Rose McGrath
12-year-old girl, Rose McGrath (pictured above), who beat cancer has been kicked out of school for having too many days off during her treatment. Rose McGrath was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in 2012.

According the UK Mirror, she bravely fought against the illness, despite symptoms including nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain.

But this week, the promising pupil received a letter from St Joseph's Middle School in Michigan saying she had been dismissed.

Teachers at the private Catholic school blamed her low attendance record and poor academic performance, according to WWMT.

Beautiful new photos of Blue Ivy,..she's growing up so fast!

And already painting her nails. The 3 year old pictured with her cousin, Solange's son at her grandma, Tina Knowles's wedding to Richard Lawson last Sunday. See more photos after the cut..

Must read! Bruce Jenner's ex-wife Linda Thompson writes about him

Bruce Jenner's second wife and mother of his sons, Brandon and Brody Jenner, actress/lyricist Linda Thompson, 64, wrote an article titled 'How Living With and Loving Bruce Jenner Changed My Life Forever'. In the piece, Linda explains how Bruce came to her in 1985 and told her 4 years after they got married that he wanted to become a woman. This actually led to their divorce. "If Bruce had told me about his gender issue when we first began getting romantically involved, I would not have married him. Pure and simple." Linda writes. Her story is quite touching. Read below..
By now, Bruce Jenner has revealed his struggle with gender dysphoria. I never would have dared to speak on this issue before he was comfortable enough to do so first. It is, after all, his truth, so I knew he should be afforded the dignity to reveal that truth on his own time and in the way he sees fit. I have respectfully kept his secrets private and would have taken his confidences to my grave had he not spoken out.