Tuesday, 17 January 2017
The model and socialite made the post on her Instagram page yesterday, some hours before the match. She uploaded pictures of herself rocking a yellow Ivorian jersey and a skintight white pair of trousers that left her big backside protruding conspicuously.
The pictures were accompanied by a short caption of solidarity written in French language. Well, her team failed to beat the Togolese side and the competitive match ended in a goalless draw with Togo securing enough points for qualification.
Meanwhile, check out more photos of Miss Nice below:
How Saraki Transferred Millions of Dollars to His Foreign Accounts While Serving as Kwara Governor - GTBank Official
Bukola Saraki at the CCT
A witness in the ongoing trial of Senate President Bukola Saraki has made a new allegation against the man before the Code of Conduct Tribunal.
According to Premium Times, the witness told the Tribunal that Mr. Saraki made foreign funds transfer of over $3 million while he was governor of Kwara State. The Nigerian code of conduct bars public officials including state governors from operating foreign bank accounts.
According to ThisDay,, at the inaugural meeting of the party held in Abuja at the weekend, some notable politicians were present.
Alexander K. is accused of killing his family
A 17-year-old schoolboy identified as only as Alexander K. has been arrested by police officers. The young boy was arrested for allegedly hacking his entire family to death with an axe as they laid in their beds.
According to The Sun UK, Alexander K., is accused of carrying out the horrific crimes at the family home in the city of Tambov in western Russia’s Tambov Oblast region.
The married woman caught pants down
A 33-year-old married woman, Dorcas Mavhunga, was caught red-handed on Wednesday morning by residents of a local community in a compromising position with a man identified only as Jonah, inside the maize fields around 11:30am in Glen View area of Harare in Zimbabwe.
According to H-Metro, the woman who has been reportedly denying her husband conjugal rights for the past seven months, took advantage of her husband who was at work to hook up with her lover.
Mr & Mrs 2Face Idibia
In an emotional Instagram post on Monday night, popular Nollywood actress and model, Annie Macaulay–Idibia, who is married to legendary R&B singer, Innocent Idibia a.k.a 2Baba, has disclosed that she would rather die beside her husband than live without him.
Below is what the actress and mother-of-two posted in full;
Security Alert! Residents in Panic as Lagos Govt. Allays Fear Over Bomb Scare in Agege... See Details
Lagos Commissioner of Police & Gov. Ambode
While speaking with journalists at the end of a Monthly Security Council Meeting chaired by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni, on Monday, allayed fears of residents on suspected explosive substance which was allegedly dropped in a manhole in one of the streets in Agege area of the State.
Heritage Bank Plc
It was reported on Monday that Heritage Bank Plc has embarked on mass retrenchment of its workers with 400 staff sacked in December, and that investigations by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on indicated that more workers are penciled for sack.
In a statement by signed by it's spokesperson, Fela Ibidapo, the Bank says it is true that it is restructuring its workforce, but it is also “adequately compensating” affected members of staff.
This is coming nearly a week after the scheme's return and the seeming less enthusiasm by Nigerians as against what obtained few months ago.
No fewer than 1,000 members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have defected to the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Abia State.
The decampees include former Minority leader of the state House of Assembly, Hon. Humphrey Azubuike; Major Gen. Ogbonna Okoro (rtd); former Transition Committee Chairman, Bende council, Hon Ben Kalu; former member of the State House of Assembly, Hon Chidi Nwosu and Chief Uche Akwukwaegbu.
The late magaji
The Independent Vice Chairman of the Nigeria National League, Abdulkadir Magaji, is dead. Magaji, also Chairman of the Kaduna State Football Association, died in a Lagos hospital on Tuesday morning at the age of 52, after a battle with cancer.
He attended the 72nd General Assembly of Nigeria Football Federation that took place at the Best Western Hotel, Lagos on December18, 2016, where the new board of the NNL was inaugurated.
Davido and Sophia Momodu during the good old days
Popular singer and HKN boss, David Adeleke popularly regarded as Davido could be frowning at the recent social media activity of his former lover, Sophia Momodu.
Sophie as seen in the picture below flaunted her bum in a red bikini to tease her male followers on a video application, Snapchat.
The Okada rider after he was shot dead
A serious incident has left many people in shock after some armed robbers chased a motorcycle rider to an area on Lodge Street, Oke Ado, Ibadan, Oyo State, on Monday night and shot him on the head at close range before disappearing with his motorcycle.
The incident happened around 7.55p.m yesterday. According to The Tribune, a resident of the street who spoke under anonymity said that he was sitting outside when he noticed two motorcycles following each other.
Boko Haram fighters
The Nigerian Air Force on Monday said its fighter jets struck Boko Haram new hideout about one nautical mile south of Tumbum Rego in northern Borno.
A statement from Air Force spokesman, Group Captain Ayodele Famuyiwa said the NAF fighter jets and helicopter gunship assaulted the location in a coordinated day and night operation following Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR).
President Yahya Jammeh of Gambia
The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has given the embattled President of The Gambia, Mr. Yahya Jammeh, till midnight tomorrow to vacate office and hand over power to the country’s President-Elect, Mr. Adama Barrow, or be ousted by force, THISDAY reports.
According to the report, ECOWAS has perfected plans to install the president-elect should Jammeh make bold his threat to continue in office after the expiration of his tenure.
Deadly Kidnapper Shot Dead While Attempting to Abduct Wife of a Traditional Ruler in Ondo State (Photo)
Grace Faduyile was rescued while the kidnapper was shot dead
A deadly kidnapper has met a cruel end after he attempted to kidnap Grace Faduyile, wife of the traditional ruler of Ikoya in Okitipupa, Ondo State, Oba Gabriel Babatunde Faduyile, on Sunday.
He was shot dead by security operatives who responded to distress call by the community members.
The two cable thieves
Some local thieves were caught earlier today at the Area 8 in the Garki area of the federal capital territory, Abuja, while attempting to steal cable from the ground.
Can the current economic recession be blamed for acts like this, because people who do not indulge in criminal activities are still surviving?
As at the time of filing this report, it was not ascertained if the angry mob later handed over the criminals to the appropriate security authorities or whether they served the thieves jungle justice.
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From Riches to Rags: Ex-Nigerian Player Now Mentally Unstable, Roaming the Streets Like a Mad Man (Photos)
Yebseya, who has had a playing stint with Iwuayanwu National FC of Owerri and Denizlipor of Turkey is reportedly said to have become mentally ill with no help or mental care from family and friends.
According to Emeka Ohagu of Brilla FM, the player who earlier in career had an unsuccessful trial with Ajax FC of Amsterdam in Holland, needs urgent attention because of his mental disabilities.
Reports reveal that he is now in Chanchanji Village of Takum LGA of Taraba State, roaming the streets.
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While speaking when he received the new Senate Leader, Ahmed Lawan, at the All Progressives Congress (APC) party’s secretariat in Abuja, the National Chairman of the APC, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has disclosed that the removal of the former Sen. Ali Ndume as senate leader, was necessary. Odigie-Oyegun, said he was happy that the long-standing rift among party members had been settled.
Jungle Justice: Man Who Attempted to Steal Water Pump in Benue Community Meets His Waterloo (Photos)
Scene of the lynching
A very unfortunate theif who was caught while trying to steal water pump at the Primary Health Care Centre located in the community in Ushongo Local Government Area of Benue State, was on Sunday set ablaze by angry mobs in Gbatse community.
Speaking to a correspondent, a community youth leader identified as Adanyi Gbatse, said the unknown man and others, at large, gained entrance into the fenced area where the pump had been installed and tried to dismantle it.
Oby Ezekwesili and Nigerian troops
The convener of the Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) group, Oby Ezekwesili, has said the Sambisa forest is 18 times as large as Lagos State. Ezekwesili and four other members of the group, are currently on a guided tour of the forest on the invitation of the Federal Government.
Tweeting via her Twitter account on Monday, she spoke about the massive expanse of land the dreaded Boko Haram sect had been occupying for years.
Just two days to what is supposed to be his handover date, President Yahya Jammeh of Gambia has lost a close ally as his foreign minister, Neneh MacDouall-Gaye, has resigned from office.
According to Premium Times, Mrs. MacDouall-Gaye’s resignation comes barely a week after Gambia’s information minister, Sheriff Bojang, resigned and fled the country in protest over the refusal of Mr. Jammeh to accept the result of December’s presidential election.
Aliko Dangote's decision to open an assembly plant in Lagos will create about 3,000 jobs it has been learnt. The plant will be used to assemble Chinese heavy duty trucks.
The deal for the $100 million, 10,000 per year capacity plant was signed in May 2014, according to China Daily, making it the eighth of Shandong, China-based National Heavy Duty Truck Group Company Limited (Sinotruk), to be built abroad.
Akintola popularly called Okadigbo who had evaded arrest since 2013 ran out of luck as the RRS Decoy Team caught him at his shrine at Ijora. The gang reportedly specializes in defrauding innocent citizens within the State.
According to Zim Eye, the controversial prophet was arrested on Monday, January 16, outside the Harare Magistrates Court where he had gone for his routine remand hearing. Mugadza is being accused of undermining the authority of the president.
Here is the breakdown; Last year, she was featured in 3 out of the 15 Nollywood movies that maintained top spot in the box office. These films are The Wedding Party (N203,000,000), Dinner (N22,000,000) and The Arbitration (N17,000,000).
According to a statement signed by Pastor David Apelorioye, the head of admin at OFM, Pastor Joseph Aiyedun, who is in charge of one the OFM branches in Aba, Abia State, was fired for participating in the Mavrodi Mondial Movement (MMM), a ponzi scheme widely acclaimed to be a satanic venture.
We have since discovered that Bishop David O. Oyedepo did make the comment in a video made in 2015 which has nothing to do with the current happening in Kaduna State.
We hereby retract the story and sincerely apologise to Bishop David O. Oyedepo, ministers and congregants of the Living Faith Church Worldwide .
We hold Bishop David O. Oyedepo and his church in high esteem and once again, accept our apologies.
Monday, 16 January 2017
Dr Babagoni Shettima
Following the shocking twin bomb blast that happened at a mosque inside the University of Maiduguri, a man is happy after his uncle survived the blast. Babagana Abbas Konduga who shared the news on Facebook also revealed that his uncle lost a son in the blast.
Teachers in public primary and secondary schools in Abia State have embarked on strike to protest alleged government’s failure to pay their salaries, according to the Vanguard.
Schools in the state were supposed to reopen on Monday, Jan. 9 after the Christmas and New Year holidays but resumption was postponed to Monday, Jan. 16. The teachers refused to resume, insisting on the payment of their outstanding five months salary arrears.
The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has announced the date for the Orientation Course for prospective 2016 Batch B Stream II corps members. The orientation programme, as announced by the NYSC on Monday, would run from Tuesday, 24 January to Monday, 13 February, 2017.
Here are lineup of activities for the course is shown below:
Gambia President-elect, Adama Barrow
The son of Gambia's President-elect Adama Barrow has died after being bitten by a dog. Eight-year-old Habibu Barrow is reported to have died on the way to the hospital on Sunday in Manjai near the Gambian capital Banjul.
Mr Barrow missed his son's funeral as he was advised to remain in Senegal for his safety.
Too Much Money: Russian Billionaire Spends 3.5m Pound to Hire Mariah Carey and Elton John for Daughter's Wedding (Photos)
Mariah Carey singing at the Russian oligarch's 19-year-old granddaughter's wedding
Legendary singer, Sir Elton John and Mariah Carey, headlined a star-studded bill of performances at an extravagant party just after Irene Kogan, the grand-daughter of billionaire businessman, Valery Kogan, tied the knot with her groom, Daniel Kevey on Saturday.
Young king on his 1st birthday
Wizkid's US-based second babymama, Binta Diamond Diallo has taken to Instagram to celebrate the couple's son, Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun Jnr's 1st year birthday.
Though Wizkid is yet to publicly acknowledge the baby, but his mother, a Guinean model, not only named him after the star, she also had, some weeks ago, posted a photo of the DNA test result which showed that the multi-award winning superstar singer is the real father.
See more adorable photos of the singer's second son below:
Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu
Director General of Voice of Nigeria, Mr. Osita Okechukwu, on Monday insisted that Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, was not needed in the All Progressives Congress, Punch reports.
It would be recalled that senator Kabiru Marafa, an APC senator from Zamfara State, had advised Ekweremadu of the Peoples Democratic Party representing Enugu West Senatorial Zone in the Senate, to defect to the APC if he must keep his seat as the Deputy Senate President.
President Yahya Jammeh
President Yahaya Jammeh of the Gambia has begged Liberian President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf who is the chairperson of Economic Community of West African States to allow judges from other countries come to The Gambia and hear his case against the election results he rejected.
The Supreme Court in Gambia couldn't hear the case filed in court by Jammeh because judges in the country could not sit following the political tormoil.
He pleaded with President Sirleaf to help him facilitate the process according to the constitution, as he said it is the constitution that would determine whether he will step down or not.
President-elect, Adama Barrow has insisted that Jammeh listen to the voice of wisdom and step down after losing the Presidential election in December.
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Kim Kardashian, Beyonce doing the peace sign
Next time you want to pose a picture flashing a peace sign and post it on Facebook, don’t-unless you want to risk future identity theft.
Researchers at Japan’s National Institute of Informatics (NII) recently learned that they could copy fingerprints based on photos taken by a digital camera positioned nine feet away from the subject.
CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele
Olusegun Omisakin, the Head of Research, Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG), says rising inflation rate in the country has gone beyond the control of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).
Omisakin made the observation in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Lagos.
According to The Nation, in order to complement the work of the CBN, the BDC operators, under the aegis of Association of Bureaux De Change Operators of Nigeria (ABCON), will today begin the implementation of the newly launched Uniform Weekly Exchange Rate for Licensed Bureaux De Change Portal.
President Barack Obama
U.S. President Barack Obama on Sunday night listed “thick skin” and “stamina” as important qualities for the top person in the White House to have, in an ironic reference to his successor Donald Trump who will be sworn in on Friday.
“Thick skin helps” to get the complex presidential job done, Obama said in his final interview with CBS’ “60 Minutes” aired Sunday night.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has confirmed that it is probing the missing N500 million Safe School funds meant to rebuild the Government Girls School in Chibok in Borno state.
The foundation for the school was laid some weeks to the presidential election in 2015 by former finance minister, Dr Ngozi Okonjo Iweala. A petition of 27 December 2016 was sent to the EFCC Chair Ibrahim Mustafa Magu by the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP).
Abisola Kola Daisi and her father
Governor Abiola Ajimobi Oyo State governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi's daughter Abisola Kola Daisi was spotted wearing a pair of Christian Louboutin Salopatina Glossy Patent Leather-Trimmed Hematite embellished mesh pumps that retails on Net-a-Porter for N643,615, Prada Clutch, and a Versace dress to complete her outfit.
Mr. Ibrahim Magu
A Lagos-based lawyer, Mr. Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa, on Monday approached the Federal High Court in Lagos seeking an order to stop Mr. Ibrahim Magu from further functioning as the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Punch reports.