Tuesday, 26 July 2016
According to some of the eyewitnesses, the gunshots are being fired by militants who invaded the community, while others have claimed that they are indeed heavily armed robbers.
Is P-square Really Back? Paul and Jude Okoye Still Silent on Peter's Claim of Reconciliation 24 Hours After
Peter, Jude and Paul Okoye
Loyal P-square fans were stunned when suddenly Peter Okoye, one half of the singing sensation, came online to claim that Psquare is back together. Almost immediately, there was wild jubilation from all corners of social media, as devoted fans celebrated the return of Africa's biggest music group.
However, 24 hours later, doubts have begun to set in. The doubts are based on the fact that Paul Okoye, the other half of Psquare, and Jude their manager, are yet to say anythng about the matter.
Rapper, Dr. Dre Handcuffed by Cops after a Racist Motorist Claimed He Threatened Him with a Gun (Photos)
Dr Dre being handcuffed by the police
According to a report by Entertainment & Lifestyle website, TMZ, legendary American rapper, Andre Romelle Young, popularly known by his stage name, Dr. Dre, was handcuffed and quickly searched by cops outside his Malibu home after an alleged road rage dispute over a guy blocking his driveway.
Mr Eric Aniva
A Malawian man who was paid by parents as part of tradition to have s*x with teenagers to welcome them to puberty has landed in trouble. The man had earlier confessed in an interview.
According to AFP, the Malawian President Peter Mutharika ordered the arrest of Mr Eric Aniva on Tuesday for being paid to have s*x with more than 100 adolescent girls as part of a traditional ritual marking their passage to womanhood.
President Buhari and other government officials during the event.
The Abuja-Kaduna rail services, has been commissioned today, Tuesday, July 26th, by President Muhammadu Buhari, for full commercial operations.
Speaking at the train’s main station at the Idu area in Abuja, President Buhari said the federal government would link all states and commercial centres in the country with rail lines, adding that the train operation would also serve as a major catalyst for industrialisation and generation of employment.
The album was initially billed for release on July 29 but well, Adekunle Gold has pulled quite a shocker.
There are no physical copies out yet, but you can cop the album here.
The 3 day wedding rites started with the traditional wedding, followed by the civil wedding before the wedding proper on Sunday.
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The first blast went off near the entrance to the base while the second went off at a checkpoint close to the base.
Co-author of the wildly popular Christian novel series, “Left Behind”, Tim Lahaye has died. His son confirmed that he died on Thursday after suffering a stroke while driving.
90 year old Lahaye and coauthor Larry Jenkins sold over 65 million copies of their books.
President Muhammadu Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to intensify oil search in the north-east of Nigeria.
The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru disclosed that the corporation will be escalating exploration activities in the Chad Basin and around Komani River in Bauchi State.
Gov. Okorocha & Ike Ekweremadu
While speaking on Sunday night at a victory party to celebrate the outcome of the July 23, 2016 rerun election in two constituencies, the Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, said that Senator Ike Ekweremadu should be warming up to lose his seat as the Deputy Senate President.
The governor who was speaking through his Chief Press Secretary, Sam Onwuemeodo, said a candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Benjamin Uwajumogu, who contested in last Saturday rerun senatorial election in Imo State, would displace Ekweremadu as soon as he joins the Senate.
David Oyedepo Jnr and his beautiful wife Kemi
David Oyedepo Jnr, the first son of the founder of Winners Chapel General Overseer, Bishop David Oyedepo, took to his Facebook page to celebrate his wife, Kemi, on their wedding anniversary today.
The couple tied the knot 8 years ago and are blessed with two children, a boy and girl.
People gathering at the scene of the incident
According to reports, the fire which started around 4:00pm, was caused by one of the trucks – a tanker carrying 33,000 litres of petrol, which was discharging fuel by the expressway.
A landlord is being to pay for his crimes after he was found out to have murdered his own tenant. The landlord identified as one Gbade Metibemu, allegedly stabbed his tenant of four months, Bright Abraham, to death.
This is contained in a report by The Nation which says the Nigerian Army on Monday, 25th of July, 2016 rescued the wife and daughter of Shehu of Bama from the Boko Haram enclave in Borno.
Scene of the incident
At least 19 people were killed and at least 45 wounded in a knife attack Tuesday at a facility for the handicapped in a city just west of Tokyo in a rare case of mass violence in Japan, according to Japanese media reports.
Senator (Dr. ) Heineken Lopkobiri
Minister of State for Agriculture, Senator (Dr. ) Heineken Lopkobiri graduated yesterday from Leeds Beckett University, UK, with a PhD.
His research thesis was titled: "The Practice of Environmental Rights: The Case of the Nigerian Niger-Delta".
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The PDP decampees tearing their membership cards
Some People's Democratic Party members in Ward 9, Beeri community in Khana Local government area in Rivers state, tore their membership cards as they defected to All Progressives Congress on Saturday, July 23rd.
The details of the decamping exercise which has been the bane of democracy in Nigeria is currently unknown.
It is no longer business as usual for some prostitutes in Zimbabwe as they are now complaining of low patronage because of extortion by some of their colleagues.
According to H-Metro, ladies of the night are now bemoaning the withdrawal of police officers, who used to scare away those extorting clients, leaving them to spend nights without a ‘catch’. One of the hookers gave H-Metro a list of five ‘senior’ hookers she claimed were in the habit of extorting clients.
Illustrative photo of a boat mishap
According to a report on Vanguard,a local boat carrying nine passengers and three motorcycles, which capsized at Ngira village across River Donga in Sadauna LGA of Taraba state, has led to the death of one victim, while three others are missing including a senior driver to the Speaker of Taraba State House of Assembly, Peter Abel Diah.
Arsenal are ready to launch a £75 million swoop for Leicester City star Riyad Mahrez and Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette, according to the Daily Mirror.
Shocking! Shame in Church as Members Fight Pastor and Others Over Church Funds in Lagos (Watch Video)
According to TVCNews, the fight was as a result of disagreement over church funds. The members fought each other destroying the altar and forcing the pastor out of the church.
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Monday, 25 July 2016
(L-R) NFF President, Amaju Pinnick, FIFA President, Gianni Infantino, FIFA Secretary General, Ms. Fatima Samoura and President Buhari at the Statehouse on 25th July 2016
While he played host to the FIFA President, Gianni Infantino, and the Secretary-General, Fatma Samuora, at State House in Abuja, President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday, said his administration will pay keen interest to accountability and transparency to fast-track football development in the country.
Mikel Arteta has risked angering Arsenal fans by deleting all posts on his official Instagram from his time at the Emirates Stadium.
A girl has caused real shock in her community after she joined prostitution to raise money for eye surgery.
According to H-Metro, the woman, who only identified herself as Kelly of Chitungwiza, told H-Metro that she wanted to raise US$500 needed for her treatment and has engaged her lover to protect her.
Yahoo Inc has witnessed one of the most dramatic business falls in history for a company that was once valued at $125 billion.
Dangote, who is now worth $11.1 billion, has seen his fortunes dwindling due to the following;
According to reports, people were trapped in the accident. The driver and 3 other people are feared dead.
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Scene of the robbery incident
The residents of Kubwa, a satellite town in Abuja, were in pandemonium earlier today as the sound of sporadic shooting by armed robbers rained were raining after the daredevils robbed a bank customer of N4.3 million in front of Access Bank.
According to SaharaReporters, the robbers drove in commando-style at 10:00am on Monday and blocked the customer who came to make a deposit at the entrance of the bank located at Phase 4 area of Kubwa.
Five undergraduate scammers caught by the EFCC
The EFCC, Ibadan Zonal Office, has arrested five suspected undergraduate scammers. Four from the Federal University of Technology Akure, (FUTA) and one from Adekunle Ajashin University, Akungba, (AAUA).
They were picked up at an Off- Campus Residence located at Anuoluwapo Close, Stateline Hotel Road, off FUTA South Gate, Akure, Ondo State.
Maria Mobil is a multi-talented African lady in the U.S who is into several business activities ranging from fitness training, acting, model and others.
Like other influential social media figures, she is constantly engrossed with posting adult contents on her Instagram page. She exhibits a well-toned body, good looks with a signature tinted hair and several tattoos.
A close study of Maria's page reveals her best topic is s*x which reflects on over 80% of her posts to entertain her teeming followers lusting for her attention.
Maria has 31.5k followers and is currently following 886 people on Instagram.
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President Buhari and Obasanjo today in Aso Rock
Earlier today, former President Olusegun Obasanjo visited President Muhammadu Buhari behind closed-doors at the presidential villa Abuja.
Obasanjo later disclosed to state house journalists that he visited the president to deliver messages he brought from abroad.
Omotola hasn't been sharing photos of late and her recent selfie has warmed the heart of her teaming followers.
Speaking in an interview with newsmen in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital, Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant-General Tukur Buratai, has said the the call for dialogue by the President Buhari-led Federal Government with rampaging militants in the Niger-Delta should not be mistaken for weakness.
Korede Taiwo was chained and tortured by his father for weeks
Following the recent arrest of a Celestial Church of Christ pastor who chained his 9-year-old son, Korede Taiwo for weeks without food at the Key of Joy Parish, Ajiwo at Ajibawo in Ado Odo/Ota local government area of Ogun State, the Celestial Church of Christ has released a statement over the ugly act.
The statement reads:
President Buhari and Obasanjo
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, is currently in a private meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the presidential villa in Abuja.
According to TheCable News, Obasanjo arrived at the villa at about 12:50pm, and proceeded into a closed-door meeting with the president.
Recall that the former presidents has had series of such private discussions since President Buhari assumed power on May 29. Obasanjo who seem to be enjoying a good relationship with Buhari, met the president for private talks on November 10, and on August 8, and he returned to the villa a month later.
This is a developing story...we'll be updating you for more details as soon as its made possible.
Peter & Paul Okoye (P-Square)
Multi-award winning singer and dancer, Peter Okoye, the one half brother of P-Square, has taken to his Instagram page to announce to the whole world that he has finally made peace with his bothers - Paul Okoye and Jude Okoye.
"I want to take responsibility for what has happened and sincerely apologise to you our fans," he wrote on Instagram after several months of media brouhaha with his brothers.
He also revealed that he has re-instated his elder brother, Jude Okoye as P-Square's manager, "We are embarking now on a new journey with exciting new management (Jude Okoye), new music and new ideas."
Below is his full post;
The Chinese couple caused traffic congestion lasting for over an hour
A couple trying to celebrate their love union have ended up disappointed after the helicopter they hired landed them in trouble.
According to People's Daily, on July 24, a newlywedded couple boarded a helicopter on Nanyuan Road in Shanghai. The helicopter blocked the road and caused traffic congestion lasting for over an hour.
The massive explosion after NDA bombed NNPC gas pipeline
The dreaded Niger Delta Avengers on Sunday, bombed the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), gas pipeline at Nsit-Ibom L.G.A, Akwa Ibom state causing massive explosion in the area.
According to The Punch, the Director-General of Cross River State Emergency Management Agency, Mr. John Inaku, who disclosed this on Sunday, said agricultural produce worth millions of naira had also been destroyed.
Graphic photo of the NYSC corps member
According to an exclusive report on LIB, some armed hoodlums reportedly attacked an NYSC corps lodge in Bori, Khana Local Government Area, Rivers State.
Below is how a source disclosed the report to the popular blog;
Barcelona superstar player, Lionel Messi now has a new hairstyle
Ahead of the new Spanish season, Barcelona superstar, Lionel Messi has joined the likes of Aaron Ramsey, Samir Nasri and Phil Jones, after he got a new blonde hairstyle.