Tuesday 3 November 2015

Tricks use by thieves to rob in Lagos Traffic

It has become very worrisome on how thieves engage in their robbery act during the usual traffic within Lagos State. Just last month more than three cases of this type of robbery where announced. 

With the arrest of some of the syndicate, their mode of operation has been reveal. Here are the two major tricks used by these criminals.

Peter Okoye of "Psquare" bags new endorsement deal with adiddas

This year seems to be a massive year for the music duo, just after renewing his Glo Ambassador endorsement with his brother Paul, Peter Okoye of Psquare has bag in another endorsement deal, this time it is with sportswear giant Adidas that he signed a new this deal.

Like Him or Not: Rapper Vic O land is first endorsement deal

There is always a reward for hard work. Nigerian  viral sensation Rapper Vic O has landed an endorsement deal. Vic O who took on American rappers Meek Mill and Drake is now the brand ambassador of Lollipops Party.

The company deals in party supplies and party packs. Vic O announced the deal today on his Twitter account and also Lollipops party also tweeted to confirm the deal. This is Vic O’s celebrity endorsement deal.. See his tweet below:

Photo: President Buhari receives list of confirmed ministers from Senate President

President Muhammadu Buhari has received the list of confirmed ministerial candidates from Senate President, Bukola Saraki.

Saraki personally submitted the list to Buhari today, November 3, 2015, at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.

He was accompanied to the Villa by the President’s two Senior Special Assistants on Legislative Matters, Ita Enang (Senate) and Suleiman Kawu (House of Representatives).

BVN: You won’t be able to make any cash withdrawals if you haven’t got your BVN - CBN

The Bank Verification Number (BVN) will be the only passport to making cash withdrawals from any bank accounts henceforth, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has warned.

The CBN also extended the deadline for bank customers outside Nigeria to get enrolled on the BVN to January 31, 2016.

CBN Corporate Communications Director, Alh Ibrahim Mu’azu, said in a statement that the extension was to enable the customers in the diaspora complete the enrollment exercise as well as link the BVN with their respective accounts.

The Kardashians first in line to get new Blackberry

The Kardashian's has be giving priority to be the first to get the newly release Blackberry Priv this month. They might even have it before the official release date according to Page Six report.

Tech spies said Du Jour Media CEO Jason Binn received the very first four Privs in existence, but he’s been overheard saying he decided to give them to his friend Kris Jenner for her 60th birthday this week with daughters Khloé, Kim and Kourtney.

Instagram Model Quit Platform to Reveal The Truth Behind Social Media

Essena O’Neill an 18-year-old, social media celebrity who turn celeb by posting series of pictures on her platform thereby growing her flowers to over half a million fan base.

According to People Magazine, like most “Instagram celebrities,” she shared paid for posts, promoted products for fees and posted nearly perfect selfies for her almost 650 thousand folloers to like and comment on.

However, unlike most “Instagram celebrities,” O’Neill went rogue.

Shehu Sani: Biafra activists are working for Former President Goodluck Jonathan

Senator Shehu Sani, believes that the agitators of the Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra, working for former President Goodluck Jonathan.

Sani, who represents Kaduna Central Senatorial District at the National Assembly, said on Monday, that the new Biafra agitators were carrying out the ‘Plan B’ of Pro-Jonathan loyalists.

He said the Biafra forces were upset that Jonathan was defeated at the 2015 presidential election.

EFCC: How pension scam syndicate defrauded FG of N1.2bn

The trial of Ibrahim Ahmed Mazangari, Muhammed Sani Sulaiman, Hajia Fatima Mazangari and Saleh Yerima Tsojon, who allegedly ran a syndicate that defrauded the Federal Government to the tune of N1.2 billion in a pension scam, continued on Monday, November 2, 2015 with the prosecution witness giving insight into how they carried out the fraud.

Led in evidence by prosecuting counsel, O. A. Atolagbe, the witness, Roukayya Ibrahim, an investigator with the EFCC and member of the Pension Fraud team, told the court that the fraud was uncovered in 2010 while the Head of Service pension board was being probed.

Kylie Jenner rock massive nose ring for Elle Canada shoot

Kylie Jenner showed off a bold new look inside the pages of the Elle magazine by posing with a huge gold nose ring for the photoshoot. Her photo of her wearing a tasseled LaBourjoisie bodysuit with latex boots was pick as the winning pics from fan after voting ended on October 16th. So this is the cover of Elle Canada December issue.

See more photos after the cut..

Presidency: Civil servants to receive their OCTOBER salaries today

The Nigeria Federal Government has confirm that civil servants under its payroll will get their October salaries today November 3rd.

A statement from the Senior Special Assistant to President Buhari on media and publicity, Shehu Garba, states that the delay in the salaries was due to the crashing of some computers that were being used when the salaries were to be disbursed last week. The salaries were meant to have been paid a week before the end of October.