January 2015

Saturday 31 January 2015

Germany's von Weizsaecker, president at unification, dies at 94

BERLIN (Reuters) - Former president Richard von Weizsaecker, who challenged German attitudes about the Holocaust by arguing that the country had been liberated by the Nazi defeat in 1945, died on Saturday at the age of 94, the current president's office said.

A member of one of Germany's most distinguished aristocratic families, von Weizsaecker also presided over the reunification of East and West Germany in 1990, 11 months after the fall of the Berlin Wall.

Bruce Jenner Sex Transition "Male to Female" Planned Over a Year

Don't know what he is looking for Ooo. Maybe he the Girls in Kim, Khloe, Kourtney and others are getting more recognition that's why he choose to be a woman. According to report, Bruce Jenner's sex change has been planned for over a year.

A source confirmed to PEOPLE that the ex-husband of 'Keeping Up With the Kardashians' star Kris Jenner is planning on transitioning into a woman, with it now being claimed it is something he has been planning for a long time.

Chelsea and Manchester City shares spoils as Host Sit Comfortably on Top

David Silva cancelled out Loic Remy's opener but Premier League leaders Chelsea held out for a 1-1 draw against Manchester City.

Champions Manchester City failed to make inroads into Chelsea's five-point lead as the Premier League's top two shared an absorbing 1-1 draw.

Jose Mourinho continued his tempestuous relationship with the media by shunning a pre-match interview with Sky Sports – apparently angered by both a £25,000 fine for comments about referees and Diego Costa's retrospective ban for a stamp on Emre Can during the League Cup semi-final second leg this week.

Daughter of Late Whitney Houston Survive after been rushed to an Hospital

[Reuters] - Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only daughter of late pop star Whitney Houston and singer Bobby Brown, was found unresponsive in a bathtub at her Georgia home on Saturday, but she was revived after being rushed to a hospital, police said.

The incident comes three years after Houston, a superstar who battled substance abuse issues, drowned in a bathtub in Beverly Hills, California, in February 2012. Authorities have said cocaine use and heart disease contributed to her death.

Presidential Poll: How Jonathan Will Beat Buhari In North – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says its Presidential flagbearer, President Goodluck Jonathan will beat the APC candidate, Muhammadu Buhari, fair and square in the north, come February 14.

The party also said with President Jonathan’s soaring popularity among the voting population across the country, it would win more than two-thirds of the total votes cast as well as the required 25 percent in all the states of the federation.

PDP National Publicity Secretary, Olisa Metuh in a statement on Saturday said President Jonathan will beat Buhari in the north not only because the PDP controls 12 out of the 19 states of the region but also because the citizens are pleased with the numerous development projects he executed in the region.

Benzema shines as Real Madrid Beat Real Socieda 4-1 in absence of CR7

In absence of their Star Player Cristiano Ronaldo who is currently serving his match ban after incident with Cordoba, Benzema was the star of the day as Real Madrid eased to a 4-1 Liga win over Real Sociedad on Saturday.

Karim Benzema starred in the absence of the suspended Cristiano Ronaldo by scoring twice in Real Madrid's 4-1 win over Real Sociedad on Saturday.

Ronaldo received a two-match ban after lashing out at Cordoba's Edimar in Real's last league outing, but the leaders marched without the Portugal forward at Santiago Bernabeu.

Van Persie, Falcao scores as Van Gaal's Men Thrash Leicester City 3-1

Manchester United beat Leicester City 3-1 in the Premier League on Saturday, making amends for their 5-3 defeat earlier in the season.

Manchester United avenged their humiliating defeat to Leicester City earlier in the season by recording a 3-1 victory over the Premier League's basement club.

Louis van Gaal's side were beaten 5-3 at the King Power Stadium in September, but they never looked in danger of suffering a similar fate at Old Trafford on Saturday.

Welcome To Naija: Amber Rose touch Down Lagos ahead of Dbanj Concert

Ahead of Dbanj 10 year Anniversary Concert, America Model Amber Rose just touched down In Lagos secretly yesterday. Awww, just love the way she use our Coat of Arm to make this picture .... So cool

Liverpool 2 West Ham 0: Sturridge Scores in His Return From Lengthy Injury

So happy for him, he will surely add to the quality of Liverpool team after he recover from his injury woe. Daniel Sturridge marked his return from injury with a goal in Liverpool's 2-0 win over West Ham at Anfield on Saturday.

Daniel Sturridge was on target in his first Premier League appearance since August as he rounded off the scoring in Saturday's 2-0 win over West Ham at Anfield.

Serena Williams Clinch Austrialian Open With Victory Over Sharapova

With her struggling latest form and injury problem Serena Williams has admit she never believe she could go on to defeat Maria Sharapova to clinch the Austrialian Open

Williams extended her winning streak over Sharapova to 16 matches and claimed a 19th grand slam title in the process courtesy of a 6-4 7-6 (7-5) victory on Rod Laver Arena.

But the 33-year-old's form leading into the year's first grand slam, not to mention her health throughout the fortnight, led to question marks over whether she could add to her impressive tally of silverware.

#Ghana Report: Thirty-two pregnant women test HIV positive in Sunyani West

Thirty-two pregnant women in the Sunyani West District tested HIV positive in 2014, when they were screened at the antenatal clinic, statistics from the District Directorate of Health, has revealed.

Mrs Eva Aryee, the Sunyani West District Director of Health, who disclosed, on Friday, said the patients had been placed on anti-retroviral therapy to protect their unborn babies.

Addressing the 2014 Annual Performance Review Meeting of the Directorate at Fiapre, near Sunyani, Mrs Aryee said the patients were among the 3,117 pregnant women who were screened in the period.

Nigeria Award Winning Rapper Olamide Welcomes son (PHOTO)

YBNL Boss Olamide just welcomed his baby boy with his lovely girlfriend Aisha. He posted the caption below

    @kingbaddo: "Mercy said no, never gonna let you go . Never gonna let you walk away, You don't have to be afraid , mercy said no �� . Got you boy✌️ New signee #YBNL "Batifeori Maximiliano Adedeji""

Obanikoro insists that Buhari was Stoned in Lagos

Musiliu Obanikoro, the immediate past Minister of State for Defence, on Saturday insisted that the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress [APC], Muhammadu Buhari, was stoned in Lagos on Friday on his way to his party’s presidential rally at the Teslim Balogun Stadium.

Mr. Obanikoro had posted a comment on twitter on Friday condemning the purported stoning of Mr. Buhari, suggesting that the APC candidate was so attacked.

But the National Publicity Secretary of the APC, Lai Mohammed, promptly issued a statement, saying Mr. Buhari was never attacked and that Mr. Obanikoro was playing political games.

NEDG: 6,000 Questions Lined Up For Presidential Debates

Ahead of the Presidential debate the general Secretary, Nigerian Guild of Editors, Mr Isaac Ighure, on Friday said Nigerians had “responded positively” by sending in 6,000 questions for the presidential debates, organised by the Nigeria Election Debate Group.

Speaking in Abuja on Friday, Ighure said the questions would be considered and harmonised by the Questions Harmanisation Committee of the NEDG.

He said the group had, however, forwarded all the thematic areas that questions might be drawn from to all participating political parties to help them prepare for the debates.

Ibrahimovic expresses dissatisfaction with their fans

Zlatan Ibrahimovic does not understand the grumbles of Paris Saint-Germain fans, who whistled during their victory over Rennes on Friday.

Paris Saint-Germain's disgruntled fans have been questioned by Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who does not understand the reasons for their displeasure.

The PSG faithful watched on at the Parc des Princes on Friday as Ezequiel Lavezzi's goal earned the reigning Ligue 1 champions a 1-0 win over Rennes.

Traveling Agency Defraud Prospective Travellers to a Tune of Ten Million Naira

Prospective travelers you need to read this story, just because the agent has a tush office and put a signboard outside his office doesn't mean he is a registered traveling agency. Be careful who you throw your money to. Here is a story of a alleged fraudulent traveling agency in Ogun.  
A suspected fake travel agent has made away with over N10million from prospective travellers who were billed to travel to Qatar.

The runaway suspect, who operates with the name Richingrace, with his office located at number 35,Nawair-ud-deen road, Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, had audaciously appeared on a live radio programme in Abeokuta to woo customers.

Justin Bieber turn to Pastor to Help stop his drugs and drinking life

Obviously he was getting too much, either he is been interrogated today by Police or neighhbours reporting about his lifestyle that has been the recent story surrounding Justin Bieber. To help cut out of this mess Justin has started seeing a Clergy who is helped him out of his mess.

The 'Boyfriend' hitmaker - who recently released a video in which he apologised to his fans for being ''arrogant and conceited'' - is believed to have turned to Christian minister Carl Lentz, with whom he is close friends, to help him clean up his bad habits and give up drugs and alcohol.

A source said: ''There's no one Justin looks up to more than Carl. He's had a huge influence on him.

Ex Beauty Queen Dabota Lawson-Aku Wants Us to See Her Exotic Luxury Automobiles

Dabota Lawson Aku who got married to Billionaire Husband Prince Aku in 2014 has definitely been enjoying live to the fullest, to let everyone know how it feels to been married to a Billionaire Dabota decided to give her followers a glimpse of what her luxury garage looks like. Below is what we saw and no its not a car selling garage, its her personal garage.

Asari Dokubo mask the Yorubas as Traitor and Says He doesn't Care About Bloodshed in North

The Niger Delta militant leader Asari Dokubo yesterday said that after Goodluck Jonathan’s term in office is over they will take their oil away.
Asar Dokubo made the threat in a 20-minute phone conversation with Dr Peregrino Brimah, the Sahara Reporters correspondent.

Brimah reports that the conversation was a very heated one, which ranged from the topic of Boko Haram to the 2015 national elections.

Asari Dokubo was said to be unrepentant and aggressive in his total support for the rule of President Jonathan.

Throwback Photo: When Education in Nigeria Was Totally Free

Credit: @SeeMeSeeNigeria
This was our Nigeria My Country and this is what we hope for the future and this is what our crop of leaders should be doing. Hope this election brings worthy leaders to take Nigeria forward

Friday 30 January 2015

Shakira names newborn son Sasha

Earlier today we brought you news that Shakira and Pique welcome their new Baby Boy. Shakira has gone ahead to name her newborn son Sasha Piqué Merbarak.

The 37-year-old singer, who also has two-year-old son Milan with boyfriend Gerard Piqué, welcomed their second child into the world in a hospital in Barcelona, Spain on Thursday night (01.29.15) via a scheduled Caesarean section.

The 'Beautiful Liar' hitmaker and the baby ''are in excellent health,'' and the couple also explained the meaning of their tot's name in a statement via Shakira's website today (01.30.15), writing: ''We are happy to announce the birth of Sasha Piqué Mebarak, son of Shakira Mebarak and Gerard Piqué, born January 29 at 9:54pm, in Barcelona. The name Sasha is of Greek and Russian descent and means 'defender of mankind' and 'warrior.'

''The hospital confirmed that both mother and child are in excellent health.''

Gerard's proud father Amador Bernabéu also revealed Sasha looks more like the professional soccer player.

He told Hello! Magazine: ''They've told me he looks like Gerard. Milan looked like Shakira when he was born, but this one looks more like his father.''

The musician began dating the sportsman in 2010 and previously spoke about the joy she gets from being a mother, saying, ''motherhood is everything to me'', as well as praising her partner's hands-on parenting style.

She said: ''He is very involved with his son. He is always there for him, and that's a big advantage for me as I cannot imagine it any other way.''

Miranda Lambert Bags Eight Nominations in The Academy of Country Music Awards

[Reuters] - Miranda Lambert on Friday led all nominees for the second consecutive year at the Academy of Country Music Awards (ACM), collecting eight nods, including entertainer of the year and top female vocalist, in some of country music's highest honors.

Dierks Bentley, buoyed by his break-up anthem "Drunk on a Plane," followed Lambert with seven nominations while duo Florida Georgia Line collected five nods.

Brazil won't Play the Super Eagles in Friendly Instead will Play Chile at the Emirate Stadium

Choi, anything in Nigeria is always funny shall, with all the publicity and alleged plans so this is where it could result to, that is not even the painful part, that we have to hear from outside that Brazil will take on Chile instead of Nigeria is really sad. Where is our NFF?
The much-publicized international friendly between five-time world champions Brazil and the Super Eagles of Nigeria will no longer hold as scheduled.

As publicized by the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, and indeed the Akwa Ibom State government, the Super Eagles were penciled to face the Samba Boys on March 29 at the newly built Akwa Ibom International Stadium named the ‘Nest of Champions’.

Seun Kuti Wants A Debate With APC Presidential Aspirant, Buhari

It would be nice if this could be set up, lets hear what Seun got to ask Gen Buhari

Just In: Niger State Tribunal sacks Zagbayi Nuhu, declares APC David Umaru Winner in Senatorial Election

The National Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Minna on Friday declared David Umaru of of the All Progressives Congress, APC, as the winner of the August 30 election in the Niger East Senatorial District.

 The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Zagbayi Nuhu, was initially declared winner of the election by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, after a rerun.

Jide Kosoko Wife involve in a Car Accident

Earlier today, wife of Nollywood actor, Jide kosoko, Henrietta Kosoko, was involved in an accident along Sagamu Abeokuta road this afternoon. She was traveling in her grey color SUV when her car veered off the road and hit a standing PHCN pole. Residents came to her rescue and rushed her to the hospital.

“She’s been taken to Lajoro Hospital in Abeokuta. God took total control”. Her husband confirmed!

@JLo considering going back to ex Casper Smart

Never aging sexy JLo as I always love to call her seem not to be able to cope with been alone, he always jump into a relationship after one goes crashing and report his now suggesting that he is looking to go back to his backing dancer Casper Smart.

The 45-year-old singer split from backing dancer beau Casper Smart last June amid rumours he had been messaging two transsexual models, which he has since denied.

Davido And Diamond of Tanzania Reunite and Hang Out Together

The feud between both artist started after the Channel O Award in 2014 and the BBA Hotspot where they where tweet fighting but it seems that has now been put between them as both of them where seen somewhere hanging out and having some good time in the opening picture above.

Diamond now looks to be on terms with Davido as himself, like Wizkid shared the single art of Davido’s new single –The Sound on their social media page urging people to support the 22 year old music star.

Nice to see Artist putting behind their differences and moving forward, It would be nice for both of you to drop something shall, What do you think?

Rapper Suge Knight arrested for murder

The rap mogul was declared a wanted man by police yesterday following a hit-and-run in Los Angeles in which one man died.

His lawyer James Blatt insisted he would be turning himself in, which has now happened.

The Death Row Records co-founder - who helped launch the careers of the likes of Tupac Shakur, Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg - has now been arrested for murder and is being held in West Hollywood. The Los Angeles County Sheriff has confirmed this, adding that he is being held on $2million bail.

See Osun governor throwing Cash and Recharge Cards on his way to APC campaign today


You see him sitting on the open roof bus? He was on his way to the APC Campaign Rally today and he decided to tease supporters by throwing cash and recharge cards, I just hope it didn't cause stampede shall.

@Shakira and Gerard Pique welcomes new Baby Boy

Congratulations to Shakira and Pique on their new baby. Love this both couple and even more as they are both espanal (if u know what I am talking about).

The singer and her soccer player partner Gerard Piqué announced they were expecting their second child in August last year.

Now Goal.com reports Shakira gave birth in Barcelona on Thursday night. The website claims everything went smoothly, with no complications.

Election: UPP Presidential candidate sad over Kerry’s meeting with Jonathan, Buhari Only

This actually is obviously not right for a democratic system where there are a total of 14 Parties vying for the Presidential Position but only two are recognized. It is better if they make it two party system then we know its just two persons contesting.
The presidential candidate of the United Progressive Party, UPP, Chekwas Okorie, has said he is unhappy with the United States of America’s Secretary of State, John Kerry, for not inviting him for a meeting with candidates of other parties during his visit to Nigeria last weekend.

Cordoba Coach Djukic comes after Ronaldo says his act is ´ugly and conceited´

CR7 Cleaning his Madrid Crest after been Sent Off
What do you expect, he his a big name, a big star and he definitely should have this pride in him and to get him frustrated he has to do something to save his frustration. But Cordoba coach Miroslav Djukic labelled Cristiano Ronaldo's reaction to his red card last week as "ugly and conceited".

Cristiano Ronaldo's decision to dust off the Club World Cup-winner's crest on his shirt after being sent off at Cordoba has been slammed by the latter's coach Miroslav Djukic.

Kim Kardashian West plans to cook Romantic Meal for Kanye on Valentine's Day

Here in Nigeria INEC has successfully taken over our Valentine's Day and turn it to Election day. All guys have been expressing happiness jokingly and some even said if any Babe ask them where they will be going on the night they will reply by saying "we will romantically go and vote"

But outside there social media guru Kim Kardashian West has decided that she was going to cook a meal for Kanye West on Valentine's Day (02.14.15).

Teenager use fake gun to storm Dutch broadcaster Headquarter

A 19-year-old brandishing a fake weapon threatened a security guard to gain access to the headquarters of Dutch national broadcaster NOS and demand air time, before police stormed a TV studio to arrest him.

Nobody was injured in the incident near Amsterdam on Thursday night, but it forced NOS off air for around an hour and set the Netherlands on edge, coming just weeks after the deadly attack on the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo in Paris that left 12 people dead.

When NOS came back on air, it showed recorded footage of the young man, wearing a black suit, white shirt and black tie, and carrying a pistol with what looked like a silencer attached.

PSG Coach Blanc has reveal that Ibrahimovic and Cavani need to improve partnership

This is actually not good enough for PSG, in a club where you have two world class strikers and both can't match up deadly partnership that every defense would be scared of. I remember when Cavani signed for PSG a lot of persons where already saying they would be ruthless in their forward line, but ever since it has been just Ibra doing the show and scoring more goes, this was not the Cavani we knew from Napoli.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Edinson Cavani have struggled to link up this season and their Paris Saint-Germain boss wants improvement.

Edwin Clark Blasts Danjuma Over Call For Arrest Of Ex-militants

A new twist to the article publish by former Minister of Defence, General Theophilus Danjuma (rtd.) has seen Elder statesman, Chief Edwin Clark on Thursday, expressed disappointment over the call by the General. In the call Danjuma called on the ex-Niger Delta militants to be arrested and prosecuted for warning that there would be war if President Goodluck Jonathan loses the presidential election on February 14.

Clark said Danjuma should have condemned the attacks on Jonathan in several states in the North instead of calling for the arrest of the ex-militants. He wondered why the former army chief would condemn some and not others.

Katy Perry to Perform at this Sunday Super Bowl XLIX

Katy Perry expresses her exciting to perform at this year Super Bowl opening. She notes her Super Bowl XLIX performance will be “a real female-fun night”.

The Dark Horse songstress is performing at the Super Bowl Halftime Show this Sunday.

And although she refuses to reveal full details on her forthcoming gig, Katy hints fans can expect a surprise female performer to grace the stage with her.

Award Winning Nigeria Duo Psquare's Dad to be Buried This Weekend

Psquares are heading home for the burial ceremony of their late father in Anambra who pass away in November last year. The above picture is Lola and Peter already home

Oh Na Na!!! Braided Hairstyle @Rihanna Pose for i-D Magazines

Rihanna rocks braided hairstyle to cover i-D magazine. The hairstyle I thought was one of the trade mark of Africa Beauties, well it actually look gorgeous on her, but what is in the oversize Jeans? That fashion too?

Defence HQ Tweets On How Chad was able to recapture Borno village from BH

Ops: Actor Michael B Jordan unconsciously put his Full D*ck On Display

Are you serious, how will do such in a public place? I am not convince that it was unconsciously, maybe this is own way of breaking the internet with his nude picture. That's the trend right now, everyone want to break the internet with their popularity. 27yr old actor Michael B Jordan was at the beach and for some reason thought no one was watching and took off his trunk. 
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Buhari opt out of Presidential debate Organized by BON - APC Statement

APC says it's presidential candidate Gen Buhari will not be participating in the presidential debate being organized by the Broadcasting Organization of Nigeria BON and the Nigeria Election Debate Group (NEDG) .

In a statement released today January 29th by Garna Shehu, the Director, Media and Publicity of the APC Presidential Campaign Organisation (APCPCO), they said Buhari will not be participating in the debate as the composition of those organizing the debate was mainly of agencies and allies of the incumbent People’s Democratic Party’s (PDP) administration.

NOA: Boko Haram plans to Bomb Political rallies, Worship centres, Market Places and Others

With the 2015 Election just days away the tension has heating up with report from The DG of the National Orientation Agency & Coordinator of the National Information Center, Mike Omeri saying intelligence reports gathered by Nigeria's security agencies show that Boko Haram members are planning to use bomb-ladened cows, goats and chicken to attack Nigerians at political campaign grounds, market places, and ATM locations.

Yesterday A Man jumped off Lagos 3rd Mainland bridge (Detailed Report)

It was shocking yesterday as a young man jump off the busy 3rd Mainland Bridge in Lagos. Got the tip off yesterday but there was no enough story to back it up. A lot of people wondered what could have resulted in him jumping or should we say committing suicide? But after some research we got some detailed report from fellow blogger MPN. According to Punch, the man, identified as Okechukwu Ezeigbo, has drowned in the Lagoon after taking a dive from the top of the Third Mainland Bridge on Thursday.