Friday 1 July 2016

Deputy High Commissioner of Sierra Leone to Nigeria kidnapped in Kaduna, N44m ransom demanded

Sierra Leone's Deputy High Commissioner to Nigeria, Maj-Gen. Nelson Williams has been reportedly kidnapped in Kaduna. According to the Chairman of Nigeria Human Rights Commission, a ransom of N44m is being demanded. His driver is also missing.

Fire drill emergency in Hotel got Chrissy Teigen ran out of hotel with baby Luna half naked

Chrissy Teigen's mother Vilailuck shared this photo of her daughter rushing out from Hotel Bel Air during a fire drill.
"It's just a drill but we thought it's for real" Luna's grandma said on Instagram yesterday.
The 31-year-old model then remembered it was just a drill and poked fun at herself for her over-reaction on Snapchat and Twitter.

Wales upsets Belgium to earn historic berth in Semis of #EURO2016

Details coming soon ...

PHOTOs: Exquisite Lagos Police PRO Dolapo Badmos receives CRAN Award

The Police Public Relationships Officer of Lagos State Police Command, Superintendent of Police, Dolapo Badmos received the Crime Reporters Association of Nigeria's Special Award for exceptional dedication to service.

Photos: President Buhari off to Katsina State for the weekend

Have a nice weekend Mr President!

PHOTOs: Actor Kenneth Okonkwo returns to Nigeria with his wife and new born baby

Nollywood actor Kenneth Okonkwo returned to Nigeria today with his wife Ifeoma and new son, Ken. They were welcomed at the airport by family members and friends. The couple welcomed their first child on May after nine years of marriage. 

PHOTOs: Zlatan Ibrahimović unveil as Manchester United Player

Manchester United hs unveiled Zlatan Ibrahimovic as its new signing this evening. The Swedish striker had confirmed he'll be moving to Man U on Instagram and Twitter on Thursday and today the club confirmed the move.

The club on it's official website wrote;

Federal Government Signs MOU On $11.117bn Lagos-calabar Railway

The Federal Government has signed a contract agreement with the China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) on the construction of the Lagos-Calabar Coastal Railway project.

The Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi who signed on behalf of the Federal Government of Nigeria, said the contract is an addendum to the Lagos-Calabar Coastal Railway project which was initially awarded by the former President Goodluck Jonathan’s Administration to CCECC at a contract sum of $11.917 billion disclosing that at the inception of President Muhammadu Buhari Administration, the Federal Government renegotiated the contract with the Management of CCECC and agreed at a contract sum of $11.117 billion thereby saving a whooping sum of $800million.

See Hilarious Typographical Error

So what can you read from the sign post?

Vicente Del Bosque quits as Spain's Head Coach

Vicente del Bosque quit as Spain’s coach after the defending champions crashed out of Euro 2016, ending one of football’s most successful managerial dynasties. 

Del Bosque, 65, won a World Cup and a European Championship in a glorious era for Spanish football. He also won the Champions League twice with Real Madrid. 

His legacy was tainted by Spain’s disastrous first round exit at the 2014 World Cup and now their defeat in the last 16 at the European Championship. Some of the team’s greatest players are also expected to retire soon. 

Sammie Okposo and wife Ozioma celebrate their 6th wedding anniversary today

Popular Gospel artist Sammie Okposo and his beautiful wife, Ozioma, are celebrating their 6th wedding anniversary today July 1st. They got married in Lagos in 2010. Sammie took to his Instagram Page to renew his marriage vow with his lovely wife

He wrote;

Gov Lalong blames predecessor over cattle ranch protest

Governor Solomon Lalong of Plateau State has accused his predecessor, Senator Jonah Jang, of allegedly masterminding the recent protest in the state over the introduction of cattle ranches as a way of ending the incessant farmers’ and herdsmen’s clashes.

Lalong, who spoke with State House correspondents on Friday shortly after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, stated that what the protesters kicked against was grazing reserve while the state government was talking about ranches.

He, however, noted that the protest was restricted to a few ethnic groups, adding that his government had done a lot of consultations and that all stakeholders including traditional rulers, religious leaders and youth organisations accepted that the state should adopt ranching.

Federal Teaching Hospital engulfed by fire in Gombe

The Federal Teaching Hospital in Gombe was Friday morning engulfed by fire that lasted for about two hours.

The Chief Medial Director of the hospital, Dr. Abubakar Saidu disclosed that the fire began early hours of Friday and was fully stopped by men of the State Fire Service at about 8:00 am, having consumed the staff lounge and some offices.

He explained, “We woke up this morning and discover there was fire in the old administrative block, specifically from one of the lounges.

Abuja-Kaduna Rail: FG to acquire more coaches for – Amaechi

The Federal Government will soon acquire more coaches for the Abuja-Kaduna railway service to enable it cope with the population of commuters plying the route, an official has said.
The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, made the disclosure on Friday in an interview with newsmen in Abuja.

He said that the four coaches on the ground could only convey 380 passengers while the volume of passengers was much higher.

(PHOTOs) Two Dead As Soldiers Lay Ambush For Boko Haram In Borno

Yesterday morning, the troops of 118 Task Force Battalion, 8 Task Force Division, on blocking position at Garere Junction, ambushed Boko Haram terrorists at Gudumbali, the northern part of Borno State, while they were crossing to another location with some logistics items.

During the operation, the troops killed 2 and wounded one of the Boko Haram terrorists.

They also recovered 2 AK-47 and a G3 rifle. In addition, they recovered 660 Litres of Premium Motor Spirit and yards of military uniforms.

Amber Rose show off her massive cleavage in new beautiful face pictures

Amber Rose put her massive boobs on display on her Instagram Page for a new campaign she is working on

Blac Chyna puts her growing baby bump on display

Rob Kardashian's fiancée and Mother-of-one, Blac Chyna shared a video of her growing Kardashian baby bump via Snapchat with her 3-year-old son caressing her tummy...

Jose Mourinho shares beautiful photos of his family

Manchester United Coach Jose Mourinho last night shared a photo of his family on his Instagram page showing his wife Matilde Faria and their two children Matilde Mourinho and Jose Mario Mourinho Jr. Cute family.

Abia crisis: Attorney-General says INEC lied, confirms they were served notice of appeal

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Contrary to claims by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) that they did not receive any Notice of Appeal from Governor Okezie Ikpeazu or an injunction stopping the Commission from issuing a Certificate of Return to Dr. Uche Ugah, the Attorney General of Abia State, Mr. Umeh Kalu, has said that INEC lied in its claims.

A proof service has shown that the Commission did indeed receive the two important documents and it was signed for by Saleh N. Ibrahim, Senior Clerical Officer at the Legal Services Department of the Commission's Headquarters, Abuja, who stamped the Notice of Appeal and Injunction with the Commission's official stamp by 12.50pm on Wednesday, June 29, 2016.

Zayn Malik and Kristen Stewart features on the cover of Elle UK 'Rise of the Rebel' edition

Singer Zayn Malik and Actress Kristen Stewart are on the new cover of the September edition of Elle UK. The magazine has launched a new style for it's September publication which features 4 different covers including Zayn Malik, Kristen Stewart, Amandla Stenberg and Hari Nef.

School Management Expel Eight Girls From School After They Got Pregnant

Eight girls from a school in Elgeyo-Marakwet a county in Kenya have been expelled after the school management discovered they had fallen pregnant. Moi Girls Kapsowar High School in Elgeyo-Marakwet county expelled the girls on grounds that they are likely to pull down the school’s mean grade. Among them are three from four candidates who are also said to have been de-registered by the school for fear that they will affect its performance in this year’s national examinations. The parents have expressed their disappointment as their plans secure a bright future for their children has been dashed.

See intriguing photos of a Beargang Grandpa

Irvin Randle aka 'Mr. Steal Your Grandma' is an educator in his 60s and based in Houston, Texas.

Who doesn't want to look like this in his 60s? Mhen, I need more gym time *crying*

How Beyonce's 'Lemonade' affected My family - Damon Dash

Dame Dash recently spoke about how Beyonce's overly loyal fans reaction to her song 'Lemonade', affected his family.

When Bey released her sixth album, Lemonade, the world was instantly drawn to one song in particular, as it brought to light possible infidelity between the singer and her husband Jay Z. The track "Sorry," is about another woman whom she referred to as "Becky with the good hair. The song fueled rumours that Rachael Roy was the woman Jay Z allegedly cheated on Beyoncé with. 

The Beehives went into overdrive, they didn't only attack Rachael Roy, the went in for her daughters, especially Ava. They invaded her Instagram page and left nasty comments. In fact, they unleashed the worst venom on the young girl. All the comments were upsetting to read. So, imagine how her father felt.

Say What! Primary School Teacher Impregnates Class Four Pupil

A shocking incident has thrown pupils and teachers of a primary school into a state of bewilderment after a  teacher at a primary school in Laikipia North allegedly impregnated a Class Four pupil in Kenya.

According to News24, the pupil informed the school Guidance and Counseling teacher, who has since been transferred from the school, that the male teacher made her pregnant. The case was also reported to police and education officers in the sub-County.

The education officers including the Teachers Service Commission (TSC) Laikipia County director, Abubakar Hassan visited the school several times to investigate the matter.

After 40 years of Crushing, 58-year-old man finally marries 64-year-old woman

58-year-old Mzee Selemia Ayeko Wandago from Likoni, Mombasa County, Kenya married Phyllis Okisa, 64, a woman he had been secretly admiring close to four decades.
"Finding true love has not been easy, especially after I parted ways with my first wife with whom we bore two sons (now grown-ups) and my second wife who passed away, leaving me with three young children,"  says Ayeko whose wife from his second marriage died while giving birth.
 Ayeko says they knew each other decades ago when Okisa regularly came visiting her sister, who was married to the former’s uncle. The two love birds confessed that at some point they got attracted to each other, but could not date for fear of stigma associated with relative (however distant) who fall in love.

Prisoners who escaped from Kuje prison re-arrested

Maxwell Ajukwu and Solomon Amodu, the two prisoners that escaped from Kuje Prison Abuja last Friday, June 24th, have been re-arrested. 

According to Sahara Reporters, prison officials confirmed the re-arrest of the two inmates and said they are currently being detained at the Department of State Security's office in Abuja. The prison officials did not state where or how the inmates were caught.

Today's Exchange Rate - July 1st, 2016

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Beautiful photo of Mummy Jam-Jam, Tiwa Savage

Mavin Records First Lady and Mum of One is getting prettier by the day! She is currently in South and shared some lovely picture

Wayne Rooney and Wife enjoys vacation on a £120k-a-week luxury yacht in Ibiza

Wayne Rooney and his England teammates were sent packing from Euro 2016 tournament after losing 2-1 to Iceland in the second round. 

Despite most English players keeping an understandably low profile since the humiliating exit, England and Man United captain, Wayne Rooney flew to Ibiza, Spain with his wife Coleen to relax on a yacht that costs about £120,000 a week to hire. The footballer earns £300,000 per week at Man United.

Chrissy Teigen is such a generious Celeb, See conversation with her fans

LMAO, so fans are freaking funny ... after one got a blender the other quickly insinuate that he also went to Amazon for his tuition fee ... Are you kidding?

PHOTOs: Machester United Michael Carrick spotted kissing his beautiful wife on their vacation

+Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick was pictured kissing his wife Lisa while on holiday at Sandy Lane, Barbados. The summer holiday has been a good one for the couple who in the last two weeks have travelled to Ibiza, Formentera and now Barbados. 

SHOCKING! See How These "Cable Thieves" Execute their Missions

Some cable thieves were yesterday caught along Stadium road in Abuja with an already bunch of dugged out cables.

Luck ran out of the suspected cable vandals as watchful citizens alerted the police to their nefarious activities .

Court to rule on FFK's bail application on July 4th over alleged N4.9bn fraud

The Federal High in Lagos has postponed to July 4th the ruling on the bail application of former Aviation Minister and former spokesperson of PDP's presidential candidate, Femi Fani-Kayode. At the hearing of his bail application today July 1st, the presiding judge, Justice Hassan said he needs time to review the arguments put forward by Fani-Kayode's lawyer and that of the EFCC.

The ruling of the bail application of former Finance Minister, Nenadi Usman was also deferred to Monday, July 4th.  Photo credit: Stephanie Findlay

(+18) Wanputu! Chiwetalu Agu fondles this lady's b00bs on set of a new movie

... "Wanputu" ... Chwetalu Agu fondles a ladies boobs on a set of a new movie ... 

Oops! Charlotte Dawson suffers humiliating wardrobe malfunction after going out without underwear (PHOTOs)

23 years old Reality TV Star and Judge, Charlotte Dawson suffered an humiliating wardrobe malfunction showing off her private part and boobs as she attended a night club in Manchester after.

Charlotte entered the city to judge the Miss Swimsuit USA contest where she was also caught on Camera kissing 'Ex on The Beach' star Jemma Lucy. See embarrassing photos from slides above

Read Story of How a bride was abducted on wedding Eve and the aftermath ...

IT was a well planned and executed job that left a bitter taste in the mouth of its victims. However, the aftermath brought the joy of a would be couple temporarily to an abrupt end. Ayebameru and Olanike  were billed to tie the knot the next day but the bride-to-be ended up in the kidnappers den where she cooled her heels for six days when she should have been on her honeymoon.

The wedding had to be put on hold by families of the bride and groom following the ugly incident. Despite the fact that the news of the abduction of the would-be bride went viral, some relations and well wishers,  who were not privy to the ugly incident were taken aback. 

Vanguard gathered that a couple who are members of a gang acted as informants to three other members of the gang, who carried out the nefarious act on the would-be bride, on the eve of her wedding. 

Nigeria rank 3rd in World Online Mobile Shopping

Nigerian is ranked third in mobile online shopping worldwide, a report by Paypal has said. PayPal is the most popular way Nigerians pay for cross-border online purchases and 55 percent of Nigerian cross-border shoppers have used the platform for purchases in the past 12 months. According to PayPal, the country’s consumers spent N128.1 billion in 2015 via online shopping, targeting N172 billion by the end of this year. 
PayPal’s General Manager Africa and Israel, Efi Dahan, who commented on the shopping trend said: “Nigerians are doing so wherever and whenever they want to, using their mobile devices as an essential shopping tool. “Nigerian online shoppers have realised that the world is their shopping mall when it comes to buying what they need and want.

Delta State House of Assembly Approves Life Imprisonment for Kidnapping

The Delta State House of Assem­bly Thursday in Asaba, approved life im­prisonment for any per­son convicted of kidnap­ping in the state.

This was a fallout of an amendment of the Delta State Anti-Kidnapping Law 2016.

The state Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa in a letter to the House, had appealed for reconsider­ation of Section 4, Sub-Section 1 of the Delta State Anti-Kidnapping Law, 2016 as passed by the House, which made provision for death pen­alty.

(Graphic Photo) Soldiers In Zamfara State Kills Armed Bandits

Troops of 1 Division Nigerian Army involved in Operation SHARAN DAJI, the outfit to clear cattle rustlers, armed bandits and kidnappers in the north west geo-political region in the country, yesterday cleared armed bandits in Gobirawan Kwacha, Dansadau District of Maru Local Government Area of Zamfara State.

Ondo State Workers calls off Strike after reaching Agreement With State Government

Workers in Ondo State have suspended their 30-day-old strike after labour leaders signed an agreement with the state government late on Thursday, June 30, 2016.

According to the chairman of the state’s labour union, Joint Negotiating Council, Mr. Sunday Adeleye under the agreement, the Ondo State government is expected to pay just January salary for workers in the mainstream, and January and February salaries to local government workers and primary school teachers on grade level 1 to 10

Adeleye added that local government workers and primary school teachers on level 12 and above will take one month, health workers 2 months, while OSOPADEC workers will get 3-months salary that will be paid in cash.

Hilarious moment a toddler try to suck a statue bare breast thinking it was real

The above photos shows the hilarious moment a toddler mistook a n*de statue’s breasts for his mother’s yummy bags and made his move to suck them.

The boy and his mother were taking in the sights at a museum when the adorable tot spotted the ‘free snack’ and made a go for it.

Thousands of Hong Kong protesters call for leader to stand down

Thousands of demonstrators have taken to the streets of Hong Kong to demand the resignation of its unpopular leader and answers over China’s alleged abduction of five local booksellers.

The march comes a fortnight after a simmering row over China’s detention of the five boiled over again when, after being released, one of the men publicly accused Beijing of sending special forces to take him into secret custody.

Missing Babcock University Student Allegedly Kidnapped by Friends Who request Ransom from Her Family Members

Justina Anochie, a Babcock University graduate, has reportedly been abducted by friends who wanted to make money off her family, Punch reports.

According to the publication, the 27-year-old, who completed her nursing course in May and graduated this June, was abducted on Sunday.

Already, the Ogun State Police Command has arrested a University of Lagos undergraduate who has reportedly been linked to the kidnap. She is currently helping the police with investigations.

Speaking with the press, Anochie’s sister Judith Nze, said the kidnappers demanded N10 million and later asked for N5 million. They refused the family’s offer of N300,000 and have promised to kill the young graduate if their demands are not met.

Mavin Records Artist Di’Ja Welcomes Baby Boy!

Although there was romour of her been pregnant because for a long while the MAVIN’s recording artiste refuse to upload a recent photo of herself in social media ... She really did a great job to keep the media out of this. Well the big news is that  Di’Ja finally disclosed to us that she’s put to bed, a bouncing baby boy!!!

Not sharing photos of the new baby but telling her story in an animated way – since 2014, how she met her hussy, Rotimi, during the summer, and after a year they got engaged and then officially wedded traditionally in 2015 and how she’s put to bed a baby boy now in 2016. 

Watch her video below:

Taiwanese warship mistakenly fires missile towards China

A Taiwanese warship has mistakenly launched a supersonic “aircraft carrier killer” missile towards China, the navy said, as ties between the island and its once bitter rival deteriorate.

The domestically developed Hsiung-feng III missile flew about 45 miles before plunging into waters off Penghu, a Taiwanese-administered island group in the Taiwan Strait.

The Taiwanese navy said it was not immediately clear how the missile had come to be launched, but suggested it could have been due to human error. “Our initial investigation found that the operation was not done in accordance with normal procedure,” vice-admiral Mei Chia-shu told reporters, adding that an investigation was under way.

Messi's retirement makes us feel abandoned - Ronaldo

Brazil great Ronaldo says football "feels abandoned" by Lionel Messi after he decided to quit internationals following his team's Copa America Centenario final loss to Chile on penalties.

Messi cut a dejected figure after the game, in which he missed Argentina's first penalty of the shoot-out after neither team managed to score in 120 minutes of play, eventually announcing his international retirement to reporters while leaving the stadium.

Ronaldo said everyone needed to respect Messi's decision, but admitted he hopes that he changes his mind.

INEC Finally Reveal Why They Issued Certificate of Return to Uche Ogah

The Independent National Electoral Commission has given reason why it had to immediately issue certificate of return to Uche Ogah as the substantive Governor of Abia State. 

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has given reasons why it issued a Certificate of Return to Mr Uche Ogah who came second at the last Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primaries in Abia State. 

Explaining the reason behind its action, INEC National Commissioner in charge of the South East, Amb. Lawrence Nwuruku said the commission only bowed to the lawful order of a court. 

See the Scary Photos of the Bizarre Cakes that got everyone talking

This is very scary ... If you weren't told that this is a cake I guess 90% of us won't guess right. The bloodied head of a calf which has been stripped of all outer skin is actually made in form of cake

This scary cake design emerged online recently but it has since gone viral, garnering both favourable and unfavourable reactions.

Some people are now wondering whether this was baked with the aim of being eaten or scaring away the faint-hearted. 

Arsenal Alexis Sanchez share updates on his gruesome ankle injury

Alexis Sanchez insists he is feeling "much better" despite posting a gruesome update on the ankle injury he suffered in Chile's Copa America Centenario triumph. 

Chile secured back-to-back Copa titles last Sunday after a second consecutive penalty shoot-out win over Argentina in the decider.

However, Sanchez went off in the first half of extra-time after failing to shrug off an injury suffered in the opening minutes, courtesy of a crunching Gabriel Mercado challenge. 

Chelsea FC release Pato, Falcao and Amelia

Alexandre Pato, Radamel Falcao and Marco Amelia have all left Chelsea, the club have confirmed.

Pato and Falcao depart following the expiration of their loan deals from Corinthians and Monaco respectively.

The Brazilian made just two appearances for Chelsea after joining in January, scoring his only goal from the penalty spot in the 4-0 win over Aston Villa in April.

Pato's agent, Gilmar Veloz, this week claimed Chelsea had the option to sign his client on a four-year deal.