Monday 26 January 2015

Muna Obiekwe Burial arrangements announced

Here is the official burial schedule. Candle night; February 1st 2015. Meeting point at Marsha, Roundabout, Surulere by 4pm. Procession from there to Ojez stadium. Dress code - white - but Tshirts will be provided at the venue.

Burial: 3rd February at Umudioka in Anambra state.

Announcer: Ibinabo Fiberesima AGN President

Breaking News: Italy International Stephen El Shaarawy Out from Milan Squad for at least two months

AC Milan have confirmed Stephen El Shaarawy has been ruled out for at least two months after suffering a compound fracture of his fifth metatarsal in Saturday's defeat to Lazio.

Awww! See how this Man show high level of Patriotism

Photo Credit: Maestro Perostar Blog
Can you see the wheel barrow seller waiting patiently for the traffic lights? At first I couldn't help laugh at this picture but later I realize our Nigeria can only be better if we all be as Patriotic as this Nigerian

It happened somewhere in Minna. See me more pictures after the cut ...

Neymar: Ronaldo should be punish for his indiscipline act against Cordoba

Should Ronaldo be punish for his indiscipline act on their win against Cordoba? For me he just like every other player and he should be treated as one when necessary. So Neymar might be right though but guess he was speaking from a rivalry perspective.

According to goal.com, Barcelona star Neymar says he understands Cristiano Ronaldo's frustration boiling over after he was shown a red card during Real Madrid's 2-1 win over Cordoba.

The Portuguese seemed rattled throughout the contest, with video footage appearing to show him throwing a punch at Jose Angel Crespo, which went unnoticed by the referee.

Transfer: Arsenal Given Home Office Permission to Sign Gabriel Paulista From Villarreal

This is good news for Arsenal fans as their club Arsenal have moved a step closer to wrapping up a deal for Villarreal defender Gabriel Paulista after it was revealed that the UK Home Office have given formal permission for the club to proceed with the transfer.

Didier Drogba Join the Elite as He is Honoured by Football Writers Association

Truly deserve accolade to one of the best Football Players Africa has ever seen. Drogba has proving that Africa Strikers can be ranked among the top class of the world. He gave a lot to Chelsea FC and one moment I will never forget was His contribution to Chelsea Champion League Victory in 2012.

Sportskeeda report that Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has reaffirmed that Didier Drogba is one of the best signings in the club’s history. He also insisted that Drogba would stay at the club, beyond the end of this season.

Angelina Jolie thinks the international community has been “failing” Iraq

She recently visited Iraq to contribute her end to the people displace by the ISIS Militant Group.

During her time there, the Academy Award-winning actress, who is also a Special Envoy for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), visited Kurdish refugees in Northern Iraq on Sunday.

And during a press conference held at the Khanke Camp for Internally Displaced People (IDPs), Angelina expressed her thoughts on how world powers are addressing murderous extremist group Islamic State, also known as ISIS or ISIL, who have been terrorising the war-torn region.

Rita Ora speaks on Her experience from 'The Voice' + How she hardly say 'No' to People

Rita is actually having the best of her career at the moment. She early record her success for having Beyonce and Jay Z guide her but her singing prowess is just a dimension to the ever crowded music world.

The 24-year-old pop star is currently appearing as a judge on the BBC reality TV show 'The Voice', and she admits it's especially tough because she struggles to say no to people.

Rita explained: ''It just sucks saying no to an act. It really took some getting used to.

Meet Rebel Wilson who was able to 'turn a major disadvantage into a positive'

She is big, not really a model and in the real world she shouldn't be in the frontline of media news but she knew all this and decided to use it to her advantage.

Meet Australia Rebel Wilson whose career success comes from turning a perceived disadvantage ''into a positive''.

The 28-year-old Australian admits she doesn't have the typical figure of a Hollywood star, but says she's used that to her advantage.

@Rihanna collaborate with Paul McCartney and Kanye West

Although its been awhile since she last drop a banger. Riri is she fondly called had drop the unexpected collabo.

Rihanna, who has topped the charts with a pop-driven R&B sound, has unveiled a new acoustic song in a collaboration with Beatles legend Paul McCartney.

Rihanna unexpectedly late Saturday released the new single, "FourFiveSeconds," which features the Barbados-born singer's signature robust voice but has a minimal backdrop of McCartney's guitar strumming without percussion or electronic elements. The song also features verses sung by rapper Kanye West.

Report: Group know as 'Cyber Caliphate' have hack Malaysia Airlines website

Report from Reuters suggest that the official website of national carrier Malaysia Airlines was hacked on Monday by a group calling itself the "Official Cyber Caliphate".

The website, www.malaysiaairlines.com, currently shows a photograph of a lizard in a top hat and tuxedo, surrounded by the messages '404 - Plane Not Found' and 'Hacked by Lizard Squad - Official Cyber Caliphate'.

Miss Colombia Paulina Vega crowned Miss Universe

MIAMI (AP) — Miss Colombia Paulina Vega has been crowned Miss Universe in pageant in Miami, beating out contestants from 88 other countries.

Miss USA Nia Sanchez of Las Vegas, Nevada, and Miss Ukraine Diana Harkusha were the runners-up during Sunday's competition in Miami.

Former Argentina midfielder Juan Riquelme announces retirement

Ex Argentina and Villarreal midfielder Juan Román Riquelme has announced his retirement from football. The 36-year-old attacking midfielder also played for Barcelona in Spain and Argentina side Boca Juniors in two different spells. He also won 51 caps for Argentina and scored 17 international goals.

There were reports linking him to clubs in the MLS in the United States and also rumours of him moving to Paraguay to play football. But the announcement on Sunday night confirmed that he would retire after his final spell with Argentinos Juniors.