Sunday, 28 June 2015

I'm Ready For Dating Again and Can Have Sex – Actress Alex Okoroji

Pretty actress, Alex Okoroji, was once married to Omar Captan, Ghanaian ‘fine boy’ actor. Not so many of you are aware that the marriage packed up almost as soon as it was contracted. It did!

Speaking to Saturday Beats, Alex admitted her marriage lasted for a short time though she was not ready to reveal how long she was married.
In the actress' words: “I can’t really tell you how long I was married. Sometimes, you won’t realise that a relationship is over until it is actually over. It was shorter than 18 months technically.”

Ekweremadu As Saraki’s Deputy Is Unacceptable — Buhari

For President Muhammadu Buhari, the emergence of a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) member as deputy Senate President in the current dispensation is nothing short of a setback for his administration.

He is irked that some members of his own party, All Progressives Congress (APC), conceded the position to Ike Ekweremadu when the PDP never gave that much all through its 16 years in power between 1999 and last May.

I get spiritual knocks anytime I make love to my wife - Husband cries out

It is very unfortunate that people hardly go into marriage these days with only God on their agenda. They do all sorts and employ all kinds of diabolic means to control you, make you abandon your parents, etc.

Here is one of such crazy story. A middle-aged woman, Sophia Arapogun, has prayed an Agege customary court to dissolve her 11yrs marriage because her husband, Patrick, abandoned her for two years.

Mrs. Arapogun, who lived with her husband and his six children from his previous marriage, said he never asked her how she fed.

Sahara Reporters claim Bukola Saraki isn't even a Nigerian citizen

This 'change' is really becoming interesting. Sahara reporters are alleging that Nigeria's senate president, Senator Bukola Saraki is not a Nigerian. Funny eh? Let's watch and see as more interesting drama lies ahead.

I can't date any man in the entertainment industry, they're full of crap - Cynthia Morgan

While speaking as a guest on RubbingMinds TV programme today, music star Cynthia Morgan said she can't date any man in the Nigerian entertainment industry because they are all full of crap
"I'm not dating anyone in the industry. Never. Like Never. Personally I don't think its my thing. I think they are full of crap. Yes says me. I can solely handle that. I have friends who have been in relationships with guys in the industry and it didn't work out. They are all the same thing, they are artists"she said

Nigerians react as Presidency set to build a helipad for Buhari in his hometown

According to a report by ThisDay, the presidency is currently building a helipad in Daura, the hometown of President Buhari in Katsina state. According to sources who spoke to ThisDay, the Helipad is being constructed to help ease the president's travels to his hometown. For now, whenever he travels to Katsina state using the presidential jet, he has to travel by road to his hometown after landing at Katsina Airport but with the helipad, he will be landing right in his hometown. Nigerians have taken to twitter to react to the report. See their tweets after the cut...

30 days in office: PDP urges prayers for Buhari to deliver, says It’s been all motion, no movement

Press statement from PDP below...
After a careful evaluation of the first 30 days of President Muhammadu Buhari and All Progressives Congress (APC)'s administration, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) notes that it has become obvious that Nigerians need to join hands in prayers to save the government from further inaction and dithering. 
The party said the call for prayers has become necessary given the fact that the administration is finding it difficult to locate its bearing and even take off and face the challenges of governance at the center resulting in 30 days of all motion and no movement, a scenario that does not augur well for the polity.

Gunmen kidnap popular 90's singer Victor Essiet of Mandators fame

Unknown gunmen have kidnapped Victor Essiet of the Mandators Fame. According to reports, he was kidnapped in Nsit Ubiom area of Akwa Ibom state while on his way back from his late elder brother, Tony Essiet's wake keeping in Uyo yesterday June 27th. His family is yet to hear from the kidnappers.

Photos from the BET celebrity basketball Game ahead of the award night

Celebrities like Snoop Dogg, Chris Brown, The Game, French Montana, Meek Mills, Floyd Mayweather amongst others played a game of basketball yesterday ahead of the BET awards scheduled totake place today. Nicki Minaj was there to cheer her man on, Janae Monae, Eryka Badu Karrueche Tran and many other celebrities were also there to watch. More photos after the cut...

Photos: Kim Kardashian goes braless

Kim Kardashian was spotted buying a bra 2 days ago but I guess she decided to forego wearing one as she stepped out with her hubby to take a helicopter trip to Glastonbury Festival. More photos after the cut..

How I escaped abduction on inauguration day: Saraki opens up

17 days after his election, Senator Bukola Saraki,opened up yesterday on the controversial poll, saying those against him planned to abduct him to prevent him from emerging as Senate President.

Saraki disclosed that, on Tuesday, June 9, Senate inauguration day, following information he got of the abduction plot to keep him off the National Assembly, he altered his schedule by arriving the parliament car park at 6am, stayed in his car and then trekked at quarter to 10am into the chamber.

How President Obama’s half-brother sold revealing letter from the president

President Obama’s half-brother, Malik Abongo “Roy” Obama, has sold a handwritten letter from the president, penned 20 years ago, that reveals Obama’s reasoning for getting into politics including “to deal with some serious issues blacks face here.”
“Some colleagues of mine here have talked me into running for the Illinois State Senate (like being an MP for a province),” the future world leader wrote his kin in July 1995, before his political career began. “I have agreed, since I have an interest in politics to deal with some serious ­issues blacks face here,” Obama wrote.

NDLEA- Nigeria records highest number of drug related convicts in the World

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, announced that Nigeria has the highest number of persons serving jail terms for drug related offences worldwide.

Iweajunwa Okechukwu, the NDLEA commander in the state disclosed this while celebrating the 2015 UN Drug Free Day in Minna on Friday.
“There is no doubt that as a country, the menace of drug abuse and trafficking is one of the biggest problems staring us in the face today.
“All over the world, Nigerians are notorious for drug trafficking. We have the highest number of traffickers serving jail terms more than any other country in the world,’’ he said. 

Texas woman arrested for unwanted BJ

Usually when a guy awakes to a woman in the midst of a fellatio sesh, he considers it the perfect start to what is probably going to be the greatest day of his life.
Megan Hoelting didn't find that guy, and it probably had something to do with the fact he was friends with her husband.
31-year-old Hoelting was charged with "felony burglary with the intent of committing a sexual assault" after she allegedly broke into her husband's friend's house on Monday. The man told police that he awoke to a woman "straddling his legs and dressed only in her underwear" before he felt "the offender place his penis in her mouth."

Dele Momodu writes a desperate letter to Pres. Buhari...he sounds a little disappointed in the new govt

Ovation publisher and staunch Buhari supporter, Dele Momodu, yesterday wrote a desperate open letter to the president where he expressed a little disappointment over the government of APC in the last four weeks. (I think there are more desperate and ruthless politicians in this new government, it's definitely a Change from what we had previously). Anyway, read Momodu's memo 1st published on Thisday below..
Your Excellency, I write to you today with a heavy heart. The reason should be obvious. I was one of those latter day converts to Buharism, a political philosophy that believes in the reincarnation of former leaders in the days of tribulation. You were never the first man to resurrect from retirement and near political oblivion.

Good Samaritan allows woman to hear her husband's voice before he dies

"You don't know who I am but I'm here with your husband and he's been in a terrible accident."
Those are the words Tami Cochran heard when she answered the phone from an unknown caller on Saturday night. On the other end of the phone, was Bianca Walker.

"That's when she said can I speak to him so I put the phone to his ear," Walker said. " He just broke down crying ."

Emmanuel Adebayor's mum and brother, Rotimi, beg for forgiveness

Emmanuel Adebayor’s mother Alice and his younger brother, Rotimi have apologized him following a visit of a delegation from Nigeria. The delegation, who are family members and friends, and have been following the drama happening online in the Adebayor household, met with Emmanuel and his siblings- in Didjole and Avedji in Lome, Togo in a bid to settle the rift between them.

According to a member of the delegation, Emmanuel Folorunsho, who confirmed this to Sunday Sunsports in a phone chat, Adebayor’s mother was remorseful and even prayed for his son but the football star is yet to accept their plea owing to some reasons which he wouldn’t like to reveal.

Two pilots fired for allowing busty model fly a passenger plane during take-off (Photo)

You won't believe what big boobs can cause until you read this story. Two Argentine pilots have been fired after they allowed a busty model to fly their passenger plane during take-off.

The woman, Vicky Xipolitakis, was filmed helping fly the plane on a domestic flight as it left Buenos Aires for the city of Rosario. By allowing her into the cabin, the pilots broke international aviation rules by letting an unauthorized person sit in the cockpit.

'I put two bullets in him, I haven't slept since' - Tunisian policeman reveals how he finally killed beach gunman

A Tunisian police officer has revealed how he put 'two bullets' in the ISIS assassin to end his slaughter of holidaymakers lounging on a tourist beach.

The policeman, who wished to keep his identity secret, said he shot the murderer Seifeddine Rezgui following his 25-minute rampage. He spotted the gunman while he was praying in a side street and shot the 23-year-old aviation student, who was armed with an assault rifle and grenades.

Prophet Joshua Iginla dashes Fathia Balogun, Zack orji, Tope Alabi, Larry Koldsweat and 17 others new cars (photos)

According to a press statement sent to bloggers by a publicist probably working for the prophet this afternoon, the Abuja based clergy dashed out about 22 new cars to some notable celebs in the entertainment industry. Read the statement below...
"Brother Joshua Iginla has done it again. Just now in a birthday Thanksgiving service which also commemorate the launching of 33 books and his 25 year anniversary behind the pulpit, the amiable clergy dashed out 22 new cars to Fathia Balogun, Funsho Adeolu, Zack orji, Tope Alabi, Larry Koldsweat, Ireti oshayemi and 16 others. He gave Funsho Adeolu and Fathia Balogun a Toyota Camry each, an SUV to Zack orji, Mazda to Larry Koldsweat and an exotic car to Tope Alabi. Details shortly - photos attached.

Saturday, 27 June 2015

Woman in Australia killed by cheap phone charger

Australian authorities issued a warning about cheap, non-compliant USB-style chargers after a young woman died from apparent electrocution while using a laptop and possibly a smart phone. 

The 28-year-old was found wearing headphones and with her computer in her lap with burns on her chest and ears at a home in Gosford, north of Sydney.
Police are still investigating the circumstances of the death but the Department of Fair Trading, which has assisted with the case, suggested a sub-standard mobile phone charger could be to blame.

FG traces looted funds to US, UK and other European countries

The Federal Government has started tracing looted Nigerian funds to foreign countries with the aim of retrieving them.

This move came after  the declaration by President Muhammadu Buhari on his first day in Aso Villa office that he inherited an almost empty treasury from his predecessor, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, thus vowing that his administration would recover all the looted funds kept in foreign banks by corrupt Nigerians.

Father chops off daughter's finger for stealing meat from her mother's pot

Men of the Plateau State Police Command have arrested a 40-year-old man, Surulere Raphael, for cutting off his daughter’s finger on allegation that she stole his money.

Mr Raphael was paraded on Friday at the police headquarters alongside one Ponjue Domsing, who was alleged to have killed his father, Mr. Domsing, for not buying him a motorcycle as promised.
Raphael said he cut off his daughter’s finger because she stole his N1,500 and meat from her mother’s pot of soup. The girl’s severed finger has, however, been recovered as an exhibit, while the girl is being treated in the hospital. 

Is Buhari already confused? Etcetera asks in new article

Singer and writer Etcetera writes on Pres. Buhari and the few weeks he's spent in office as president. Read below...
If there is any group of individuals who can manufacture shock, political punditry out of nothing, it is the All Progressives Congress. They cried out that Jonathan was doing a terrible job as President of Nigeria. They said his inability to run the Federal Government is the reason our country has lapsed into wholesale chaos. He is the reason corruption decimated our population, turned brother against brother. He is the reason our military became weak and our borders constantly breached by Niger, Chad and Cameroonian gendarmes.

French woman goes on trial for deaths of 8 of her babies

Police contacted the house's previous owners, and quickly discovered the horrifying explanation: Frenchwoman Dominique Cottrez confessed to secretly bearing and then killing eight of her newborns, saying she feared they were children of a long, incestuous relationship with her father.

However, forensic exams on the remains of the eight infants, and tests on her two living grown daughters showed that all were fathered by Cottrez's husband, according to court documents.

Family who named 5-year-old daughter 'Isis' suffers harassment

When Ciara and Jacob Martinez named their daughter Isis five years ago they had no idea that the lofty moniker, after the Egyptian goddess of fertility, would put them through such hell. The Arizona couple thought the name was fitting since they’d had trouble conceiving and consider their little girl a “miracle,” 

Isis is special in another way too: she was diagnosed in 2012 with the rare neurodevelopmental disorder Rett Syndrome, for which her family began fundraising to pay for a trip for her to see a specialist in California.

Tuesday, 9 June 2015

Buhari fails to show up at APC leaders meeting to settle issues on National Assembly leadership

President Buhari failed to show up at the meeting the national leaders of the APC called for with the hope of resolving all the issues regarding the choice of candidates to field for the National Assembly leadership election which has already taken place. According to reports, President Buhari was meant to have presided over the meeting which was to hold at the International Conference Center by 9am but he did not show up.

Man ignores girlfriend's warnings about buying lottery and wins big

A Michigan man who ignored his girlfriend's warnings about playing the lottery has ended up $1 million richer. The man, who asked not to be named so family and friends won't come and obtain him...lol, bought the winning ticket in Livonia, Michigan, lottery officials said.
“I stopped to get gas and the pump didn’t print out a receipt so I grabbed a couple of $5 winning tickets and went inside the store. On my way in, my girlfriend told me not to buy any Lottery tickets, but I didn’t listen. I bought one 50X The Cash ticket and paid for it with my two $5 winners" the winner said. 

Suicidal woman drives her Porsche the wrong way onto the highway to kill herself but survives

67-year-old wife and mother, Patty Ann Cressaty said she no longer wanted to live so she got behind the wheel of her 2009 Porsche, got on the highway and headed northbound, according to Atlanta police. But Cressaty was on the southbound side of the highway, 15 miles from her home.

Other drivers called 911 to report the wrong-way driver Sunday morning around 11 a.m., but before officers could stop her, there was a fiery, three-vehicle crash.

4 Nigerian women freed after police arrest 6 accused of keeping them as sex slaves in brothels

Four Nigerian women were rescued from 'voodoo' death threats after six people were arrested by Spanish police on suspicion of keeping the frightened victims as sex slaves.

According to investigators, the trafficking ring prostituted women in Lanzarote in the Canary Islands and other parts of Spain after luring them from their families in Nigeria. They are accused of binding them to an oath to pay back money for the passage to Spain and casting voodoo-type spells to guarantee their obedience.

Senator Bukola Saraki elected Senate President

Saraki SNP
Senator Bukola Saraki from Kwara State has emerged the Senate President of the 8th Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
He was returned unopposed by 57 Senators who attended the inauguration of the 8th Senate today June 9th.
Bukola Saraki was the only candidate that was nominated on the floor of the Senate as his contender, Senator Ahmad Lawan and some of his supporters were absent.

How an innocent 16 year old boy who spent 3 years in jail and got released without an explanation commits suicde

In May, 2010, Kalief Browder, a sixteen-year-old high-school sophomore, was arrested in the Bronx for allegedly stealing a backpack. He insisted that he was innocent, but he was taken to Rikers Island, New York City’s four-hundred-acre jail complex. Browder spent the next three years at Rikers, awaiting trial while his case was repeatedly delayed by the courts. In May, 2013, the case against him was dismissed.

This week, The New Yorker obtained two ​surveillance-camera video clips that depict the dual horrors of Browder’s years in jail: abuse by a guard and by fellow-inmates.

Kashamu: Court nullifies arrest warrant, overrules extradition proceedings

Read the press statement below..
A Federal High Court in Lagos has overruled the provisional warrant of arrest secured by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency seeking to extradite the Ogun East senator-elect, Mr. Buruji Kashamu, to the United States to face alleged drug trafficking charges. The court equally made an order halting the extradition further proceedings in an application filed by the NDLEA before the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court on Kashamu. 

FG bans the consumption of Ogogoro nationwide

Following reports of the deaths of quite a number of people after consuming the alcoholic drink, the Federal government has formally placed a ban on the consumption of local gin popularly known as Ogogoro. Worthy of note is the incident in Ondo state in which many people died after developing a strange ailment after consuming the local gin contaminated with methanol.

The DG of the National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control NAFDAC, Dr. Paul Orhii announced the ban today. He added that 38 persons have died from consuming contaminated local gin in Rivers state recently.

Photos: Blac Chyna showed off her curvaceous derriere in white thong swimsuit

The 27-year-old love rival of Kylie Jenner shared a very racy Instagram picture in which she wore a skimpy swimsuit which had a thong detail with caption..
'Out by the pool tanning for the gods using @proteinworld coconut oil! This oil has my skin feeling like butter! I love all the #proteinworld products #milfin.' 
More photos after the cut... 

Photos: How 8yr old smuggled into Spain in suitcase reunited with mother

An 8 years old boy from Ivory Coast found in a suitcase at a Spanish border crossing was reunited with his mother today Monday June 8 while his dad, arrested for trying to smuggle him in, is expected to be released.
"We are very happy. We'll set off again with the little one and we'll try to find his father," Juan Isidro Fernandez Diaz, the family's lawyer, told journalists in Ceuta, a Spanish enclave north of Morocco.

How a 70 year old man was arraigned for stealing goat in Katsina

The police on Monday arraigned a 70-year-old man, Isa Hussaini, at the Upper Customary Court, Sabongari, Zaria, for stealing a goat. Hussaini, a resident of Funtua LGA in Katsina State is facing a one-count charge of theft.

The prosecutor, Cpl. Bashir Abdullahi, told the court that the matter was reported through a distress call by the village head of Yakawada, Alhaji Rilwanu Yakawada in Giwa Local Government Area of Kaduna State.

I have been paying my own bills since I was 14- Kylie Jenner

17 year old Kylie Jenner had an interview with InStyle magazine and expressed that she had been taking care of herself financially since she started modeling at 14.
Excerpts from the interview:
I remember the moment I first got into fashion. It was years ago, I was going to church with Khloe on Easter morning and she put on this floral dress with a denim jacket over the top. It made me begin thinking about style and how people put different looks together. I’ve been into clothes ever since.’

Adebayor’s kinsmen in Nigeria not happy about the family crisis, ask for reconciliation

The family crisis tearing apart Emmanuel Adebayor’s family has turned out to be a source of sadness for the Tottenham Hotspur player’s relations and kinsmen in Igbaye, Odo Otin Local Government Area of Osun State. The kinsmen in Adebayor’s hometown spoke to our correspondent on the burning issue.

The footballer’s late father, Shadrach Adebayo Adeyi, was from Eesa compound, one of the largest families in Igbaye.

National Assembly leadership: PDP members pick Saraki, Dogara as candidates

The PDP Senators and House of Representative members-elect have picked the two main aggrieved APC contestants, Senator Bukola Saraki and Honorable Yakubu Dogara as their candidates for Senate President and  Speaker, House of Representatives respectively.
Even as the crisis rocking members of the APC in the National Assembly deepens over choice of candidates for the election of National Assembly leadership, the National Assembly members are set to elect their new leaders for the 8th assembly today June 9th.

Pics: National Assembly complex shut from Press, staff & Assembly members

The crisis rocking the newly elected members of the National Assembly may have taken a new and dangerous dimension as the complex of the Assembly has been shut from staff, house members and press ahead of the election for the House leaders today June 9th. 

Photo: President Buhari arrives Nigeria from Germany

President Buhari arrived Nigeria very early this morning from Germany where he went to attend the G7 summit. He will be meeting with APC national assembly members this morning to resolve issues bordering on the elections of the Assembly leadership which is to hold today June 9th.

Woman accuses 4 policemen of torturing her over stolen iPad

Four policemen attached to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Lagos State Command have been accused by a trader at Balogun Market in Lagos, Karamat Eleha, of torturing her over false claims that she stole an iPad at the Idumagbo area in Lagos state on May 14th.

According to Punch, the police said a woman who lives in the Lekki axis in Lagos had laid a complaint to the police that she was robbed of her iPad and other belongings. The police officers took their search to Idumagbo Lagos Island where Karamat and her mother lived in a two storey building.

Speakership: Court declines to disqualify Gbajabiamila over US indictment

A Federal High Court in Abuja has declined the request by a group called the Social Justice and Civil Rights Awareness Initiative to disqualify APC House of Reps Speakership candidate, Femi Gbajabiamila over an alleged US indictment for unethical practices while he was practicing in the US as a lawyer many years ago.

Monday, 8 June 2015

How formal bus conductor and laborer, Mudashiru Obasa emerges Speaker, Lagos Assembly

Surprisingly, Obasa was proposed as the Speaker by one of his major contenders, Moshood Oshun, representing Lagos Mainland Constituency 2.

Oshun’s motion was seconded by Sola Giwa, a fresh lawmaker for the Lagos Island Constituency 2.

Wasiu Eshilokun-Sanni was nominated and approved for the position of Deputy Speaker of the House by another lawmaker, Gbolahan Yishawu, representing Eti-Osa Constituency 2.

Oscar Pistorius to be released from jail - after serving just 10 months

The South African paralympian who shot his girlfriend at his home on Valentine's day February 14th 2013 will be released from Kgosi Mampuru prison in two months time, after serving 10 months in prison, it has been revealed. After he leaves prison around August, he will be under house arrest.

However, Oscar's murder acquittal is set to be appealed. Prosecutors have until August 17th to appeal a judge's decision and take Oscar back to court.