Tuesday 20 September 2016

N74.6billion Fraud | EFCC seizes three mansions from ex-governor

Detained former Katsina State Governor Ibrahim Shema’s three mansions have been seized over his alleged involvement in an N74.6billion fraud. The houses remain seized until the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) concludes its probe of the allegation.

Shema was subjected to another round of grilling yesterday by the commission.

Wanputu! This lady is using Her 'Massive Boobs' to cause commotion on Social Media (PHOTOS)

Busty American woman, L. Travis self-styled Poetry who is based in the United States of America has littered her Instagram page with her mind-boggling boobs photos with words of encouragement to women across the world to express pride and confidence in their body structures regardless of the aspersions cast on them by bullies.

How Police at Los Angeles Airport used smart phones to save suicidal man (READ)

Police at Los Angeles airport turned to their smart phones to stop a Korean-speaking man from committing suicide last week, using translation apps to coax the “jumper” dangling over a ledge.

According to a police statement released on Monday, two officers responding to a call about a man hanging from the ledge of a four-story parking structure at the airport were initially stumped as they tried to communicate with the man who only spoke Korean.

Yaya Toure's agent Dmitri blast Pep Guardiola says 'If he wants war then he can have one'

Yaya Toure's agent, Dmitri Seluk, has fuelled the fire between his player and Pep Guardiola by declaring 'war' on the Manchester City manager.

Guardiola earlier warned Yaya Toure he will never play for Manchester City again unless there is an apology after his outspoken agent accused the manager of “humiliating” the midfielder by omitting him from the club’s Champions League squad.

Enugu State | Police arrest 12 IPOB members

The police in Enugu, has arrested no fewer than 12 suspected members of the outlawed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB), the state command’s spokesman, Mr Ebere Amarizu, has said.

A statement signed by Amarizu and made available to newsmen in Enugu on Tuesday said that the suspects were arrested during their ‘sit-at-home’ campaign at the Ogbette Main Market in Enugu.

Ondo Guber | 30 political parties to participate in poll

The Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC) Tuesday announced that thirty political parties will participate in the November 26, governorship election in Ondo State.

It also informed that it has put in another arrangement to ensure smooth accreditation and voting process during the poll.

This it said would reduce the rigorous process being experienced by the commission during the poll.

Guardiola to Yaya Toure: Your Agent must apologize before you can play for Man City again

Pep Guardiola says Yaya Toure will not feature for Manchester City until he receives an apology for Dmitri Seluk’s recent outbursts in the media.

Guardiola left Toure out of his Champions League squad for this season and Goal understands City were keen to move the Ivorian on if they could find a willing buyer in the summer transfer window.

Zidane defends Neymar over reports of provoking opponents

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has defended Neymar following claims the Barcelona star deliberately disrespects and provokes opponents.

Neymar was criticised in the wake of Barcelona’s 5-1 win over Leganes after turning on the flicks late in the game with the result beyond doubt.

National Assembly | House adjourns sitting over member’s death

Resumption of plenary by the National Assembly after eights week recess failed on Tuesday following the announcement of the death of a member of the House of Representatives, Elijah Oluwatayo (APC-Lagos).

The aborted resumption was to mark the beginning of the second legislative year of the 8th assembly.

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, while reading a letter from the family of the deceased, said Oluwatayo died on July 20, 2016 at the age of 66.

Dogara also announced the death of three former members of the House – Muhammed Useni, Alex Eze and Etim Atakpa.

He said Useni represented Makarfi Federal Constituency of Kaduna State from 1999 to 2003, while Eze represented Nsukka/Igboeze Constituency of Enugu State within the same period.

He said Atakpa represented Ikot Ekpene/Essien Udim/Obot Akara Federal constituency of Akwa Ibom from 1992 to 1993 on the platform of the defunct National Republican Convention.

Dogara said: “As a serving member is involved, and as the tradition of the House demands, we have to adjourn sitting till Wednesday to honour the deceased.”

The House of Representatives in the 8th National Assembly has recorded four deaths of members since inauguration in June 2015.


Cross River | Flood destroys over 4,000 houses, 13,000 farms

Flood destroyed no fewer than 4,070 houses and 13,147 farms in Cross River in August and September 2016, the state Emergency Management Agency (CR-SEMA) said on Tuesday.

The Director-General of the agency, John Inaku, gave the figures while addressing journalists in Calabar.

Mr. Inaku said 46 communities in seven local government areas were affected by the flood.

Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority warns passengers on Samsung Galaxy Note 7

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has directed passengers not to turn on or charge their Samsung Galaxy Note 7 devices on board aircraft following recent incidents and concerns raised by its manufacturers.

The aviation regulatory body gave the directive in a statement signed by its General Manager, Public Relations, Mr Sam Adurogboye, which was obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Tuesday.

Republican George Bush Snr voting for Democrat Hillary Clinton

Former US president and Republican George Bush Snr is planning to vote for Democrat Hillary Clinton in November’s election, according to reports.

Ex-Maryland Lieutenant Governor Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, John F Kennedy’s niece, posted a picture of herself with Mr Bush on Facebook on Monday.

She added the caption: “The president told me he’s voting for Hillary!”

FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup: Nigeria invite 30 for tournament (Full List)

Nigeria has called up 30 players for training camp in Abuja next week Tuesday ahead of the FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup in Papua New Guinea in November.

The Falconets, who pounded Liberia, Democratic Republic of Congo and South Africa home and away in the qualifying series, will tackle Japan, Canada, and Spain (in that order) at the finals scheduled for 13th November – 3rd December in the tiny nation located in the Pacific Ocean.

Czech president says he'd vote Donald Trump

Outspoken Czech President Milos Zeman announced Tuesday he is backing US Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump, pitting himself against his country’s prime minister who favours Democratic rival Hillary Clinton.
“I’d vote for Donald Trump if I were a US citizen,” Zeman said, quoted by the Dnes Czech daily.

Super Falcons Coach says her team won’t underrate AWCON 2016 foes

Nigeria Super Falcons coach Florence Omagbemi has warned the defending champions cannot afford to underrate any team at this year’s Africa Women Cup of Nations (AWCON) in Cameroon.

Sunday’s draw has pitted the Falcons in Group B alongside Mali, Ghana and debutants Kenya, Omagbemi said: “We have been playing against Ghana’s Black Queens for years.

Chief Justice of the Federation cautions judges against delay in judgement

The Chief Justice of the Federation, Justice Mahmud Mohammed, has called on judges in Nigeria to reduce the delays in dispensing justice.

However, the Chief Justice asked them never to sacrifice justice for speed.

For the second time within two days, Justice Mohammed took a swipe at judges who give conflicting judgements.

Five health benefits of eating Apples

Apples are one of the most cultivated and consumed fruits in the world. Some even call it a “miracle food”, justifying the “apple a day” adage. Why should you love apples?

1. They are packed with disease-fighting vitamins like vitamin C, vitamin K, vitamin B6, riboflavin, as well as minerals like potassium, copper, manganese, and magnesium.

South African Universities to introduce degree in Witchcraft

South African Minister of Higher Education and Training, Blade Nzimande has announced plans to have witchcraft included in the curriculum from 2018, giving students who wish to get an education on witchcraft the chance to do so in the country’s universities.

Militants Blow up NPDC/Shoreline pipeline in Niger Delta

The Afesere Ekiugbo  delivery line, operated  by the Nigeria petroleum  development Company (NPDC) was blown Up yesterday,  by a militant group called the Niger delta  Greenland Justice Mandate (NDGJM)

Awesome pipeline was bombed by 11.30pm, on September  18th,  2016. The group attacked  at the Ekiugbo delivery line in Ughelli operated by the NPDC/shorelines.

The federal  government  is the expected to intervene as the group is unrelenting in their attacks.

Fuel (Gas) scarcity hits some US cities

Some states in the USA are experiencing fuel (gas) shortages especially states in the South-East of the country including Tennessee and Alabama.

The fuel shortage was sparked when a 330,000-gallon spill shut down a gasoline pipeline in Alabama on the 9th of September. This, in turn, led to a spike in fuel price.

This has become a problem as some cities have gone into panic prompting some people to start stockpiling fuel in their homes for fear of an all-out scarcity.

Today’s Recipe: How To Cook Recession Rice (Lol, Interesting Piece)

Read via herald.ng

A recession is a delicious meal that is served to different countries based on their economic decision. A lot of countries go through recession for various reasons- but it is always because of bad economic decisions. The US had a taste of it in 2008 after the financial sector cooked a recession and served it to the country.

Meet Senegalese Khoudia Diop, the true ‘Melanin Goddess’

Senegalese Model, Khoudia Diop is most probably the definition of ‘melanin goddess'. She makes black even more beautiful! So beautiful!

The Senegalese model with affiliation in Paris, New York presents the complete glory of being black.

Read Six Major Takeaways from Senate President, Saraki’s Economic Speech

On Tuesday, September 20th, the Senate resumed its plenary activities after its yearly recess. For his resumption speech, the Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, delivered opening remarks that centred solely around the economy. Saraki stated that over the next few months, the focus of the Senate would be to save Nigeria’s economy from collapse.

Find below six of the major highlights of his speech:

Wikileaks says it has evidence that Hillary Clinton Sold Weapons to ISIS

As the American Presidential Election draws closer, the Democrat Candidate, Hilary Clinton is engulfed in another battle of credibility as wiki-leaks founder Julian Assange claims he has evidence of proof she sold weapons to ISIS.

Even though Hillary has denied this allegation several times,  Mr. Assange’s claim can still create a great danger to her ambition of getting to the White house.

Patience Jonathan Gives EFCC 14 Days Ultimatum to unfreeze her accounts

Mrs. Patience Ibifaka Goodluck Jonathan, through her legal representatives, First Law Associates, has given the Economic and Financial Commission, EFCC, 14 days with effect from September 18 to unfreeze her accounts and tender a public apology to her.

In an open letter to EFCC chairman, Ibrahim Magu, Senior Partner, First Law Associates, Timipa Okponipere Esq.urged the Commission to leave the Goodluck Jonathan family alone “We shall file an action at the African Commission on Human Rights at the Gambia demanding N5 billion in exemplary and punitive damages.”

SHOCKING | Grandpa busted while sexually molesting a 4 year Old Child (PHOTOS)

An elderly man has been caught totally unclad sexually molesting a 4-year-old girl along a bush path.

Rochas Okorocha advocates Jail Term for Female genital mutilation

The Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha has warned that from henceforth, female genital mutilation (FGM) will attract imprisonment.

Rochas Okorocha affirmed that as soon as the bill against FGM is passed into law by the State House of Assembly, punishment for offenders might run into several years of imprisonment.

The Governor gave this hint at the launch of the campaign against FGM , initiated by his wife, Nkechi, in collaboration with United Nations Fund for Population Agency (UNFPA), described the practice as barbaric and unacceptable.

So Sad! After 12 Years Of Marriage, Angelina Jolie Files For Divorce From Brad Pitt

This should be one of the most painful divorce stories I would ever post. These two has been my favorite couple over the years now it is over? Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are going their separate ways after being together for 12 solid years! Angelina Jolie wants full custody of their 6 children and the reason for their divorce remains "irreconcilable differences" for now!

Lagos State | Government To Shut 10,444 Unregistered Private Schools

Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Dr. Oluranti Adebule at the 3rd quarterly stakeholders’ forum of private schools owners held at the Secretariat, Alausa in Ikeja, today said the State Government is ready to shut down 10,444 unregistered private schools which littered the state.

According to Adebule, it is shocking to discover that out of the 15,000 private schools operating in the state, only 4,556 were registered and vowed to take urgent action.

Aisha Buhari allegedly rocks a Diamonds Encrusted Wristwatch Worth N8.1m (PHOTO)

President Buhari's wife, Aisha Buhari has been spotted wearing a Chopard Happy Sport 36 MM stainless steel diamonds encrusted watches worth £15,000 that's equivalent to N8, 175,000 in Nigerian Naira at the current exchange rate.

Emma Nyra reveals there is 'No Love in the Industry'

Singer Emma Nyra in a recent interview talks about her “Love vs Money” EP were she reveals there is no love in the entertainment industry.

On why she named the EP “Love vs Money”, the singer says it not only had to do with her but the industry, saying it had to do with balancing one’s love life with her career.

Tonto Dikeh gets a new Iphone7 from Her Hubby, Churchill Obasanjo

Nollywood Actress and mother of one Tonto Dikeh shared this photo of a pink iPhone7 her husband Churchill Obasanjo bought for her.

Breaking | Court Affirms Yahaya Bello As Governor of Kogi State

Supreme Court sitting in Abuja today has finally affirmed Yahaya Bello as Kogi Governor

According to Premium Times, the Supreme Court has today, September 20, affirmed the election of Yahaya Bello as the Governor of Kogi State.

Actress Tracy Obonna Reveals Why Her Massive derrière is Her Favourite

Nollywood actress and model, Tracy Obonna also known as the ‘African Bombshell’ has revealed her favourite body party in her s*xy body.

Speaking in an exclusive interview with Vaunguard’s Potpourri, Nollywood actress and model, Tracy Obonna, who is known as the ‘African Bombshell’, not for any other reason but for her shapely, curvy, hips and bum, has spoken on her banging hot body.

Toke Makinwa covers Fame Extra Magazine reveals how she cried on her first date after separating from Maje Ayida

Toke Makinwa is the cover star for the debut issue of Fame Extra Magazine. The media personality’s editorial spread is tagged “The Rebirth” as she talks about everything from dating again, to misconceptions about marriage, the upsides to being single and more. She also talks about fashion, her body and so much more.

See excerpts below from the interview with Latasha Ngwube.

Klint D Drunk celebrates 9th wedding anniversary with his Lovely wife, Lilien

Comedian Klint D Drunk and his wife, Lilien are celebrating their wedding anniversary today Sept 20th. The couple who have been married for 9 years and have welcomed three kids together. 

Klint wrote:

Imo State | Notorious Robber beaten to Death in Owerri (Graphic Photos)

The Imo State Police Command has arrested  a Notorious Armed Robber/serial killer, one Okonkwo Charles Emeka also known as Fela on Monday. Sept 19th.

The suspect had received beating from an angry mob before Police intervention. The Police tried all efforts to resuscitate him to no avail, as he was confirmed dead on arrival at Specialist hospital, Owerri.

Wizkid shares photos with Ghanaian Singer, EFYA who rock a sheer top with no bra!

Photos from Wizkid video shoot for one of his unreleased songs with super talented Ghanaian singer, EFYA has got everyone talking after the Ghanaian singer rock a sheer top with no bra and just paper tape to hold her boobs.

Dwindling Economic | Banks Close Branches, Layoff Workers

Investigation reveals that a number of Banks will be forced to close a few branches and layoff workers due to the recession.  The report stated that most of the banks would lay off hundreds of workers between now and December.

It would be recalled that Unity Bank Plc laid off about 300 workers just a day ago. Diamond Bank Plc, Ecobank and Skye Bank Plc had earlier in the year sacked over 3,000 members of their workforce.

Full List Of Winners From 2016 Emmys Awards

The 2016 68th Emmy Awards held on Sunday September 18th at the Microsoft Theater in L.A. Check out the best red carpet looks from stars including heavily pregnant Kerry Washington, Laverne Cox, Heidi Klum  Kristen Bell, Emilia Clarke, Priyanka Chopra and more.

SHOCKING! See what Police did to a Goalkeeper who conceding 43 Goals in a single Match

25-year-old goalkeeper in Germany lower leagues was arrested by police officer after he conceded 43 goals in a single match. This happened in a recent league game, were SV Vonderort broke an undesirable record when it lost 43-0 to rival PSV Oberhausen.

According to a German newspaper, Express, SV Vonderort was down 35-0 at halftime, and at one point, it was only able to field eight players. PSV Oberhausen was so embarrassed by its lead that it made the sporting gesture of removing three of its own players to even up the numbers.

Too Cute! See the Amazing Photos of these Pretty Ladies in Hijab that's trending

The above photos of these beautiful ladies in hijab has got everyone talking ... They sure look stunning in hijab.

Meet Ebere Azubuike, a Pretty Lady who makes a living from riding Okada

If the saying, what a man can do a woman can do better, or better still can try to do same have been forgotten, then we should use that to describe this pretty lady who is famously known for riding Okada.

PHOTOS | Meet President Buhari's Official Air Force 001 Pilot

Captain Chinyelu Chizoba Ndibuisi is President Muhammadu Buhari's official pilot who flies the Nigerian Air Force 001. He is one of the distinguished and experienced pilot who has been doing his work exceptionally well with many years of experience.

Say What | Chinese Billionaire Son buys eight 'iPhone 7s' for his pet DOG (PHOTOS)

Sicong, the only son of China's richest man Wang Jianlin, worth $30 billion according to Forbes, has made the news again for pampering his dog - Coco the Alaskan Malamute. He bought the dog 'eight iPhone 7 handsets'.

In China, an iPhone 7 costs 6,988 yuan (£803) while an iPhone 7 Plus costs 7,988 yuan (£918), converting that to Nigeria's Naira that is about N383,000 per iPhone. There is God Ooo.

Check out these Photos from Linda Ikeji’s Surprise Birthday Dinner

Linda Ikeji had a surprise a dinner last night at Eko Hotels to mark her 36 birthday. Ifeanyi Ubah, RuggedMan, OAP Freeze, Omawunmi, Beverly Osu, Juliet Ibrahim, Swanky Jerry and lots more attended.

Checkout these Photos from Comedian Basketmouth's birthday party

Bright Okpocha popularly known as Basketmouth was a year older some days ago and his wife Elsie Okpocha threw him a birthday party at their home.

Oh Dear! See how Rapper Dej Loaf show the world her cleavage (Photos)

American rapper and singer Dej Loaf who hails from Detroit, Michigan decided to let the world see her two little pets (boobs) as she steps out for an event.

Justin Bieber and Sophia Richie relationship is over after few weeks of dating

Justin Bieber and Sofia Richie romantic affair have ended after their blossoming relationship fizzled out.

The young couple who holidayed in Mexico together as Lionel Richie’s daughter celebrated her 18th birthday – are said to have called time on their romance and moving on to seeing other people.

Nigerian hunters say they are ready to capture Boko Haram leader, Shekau

The Nigerian Hunters Association has said its members would overrun Sambisa forest and capture Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, alive if given the permission.

Garba Tarfa, who is in charge of the association’s security, in Adamawa, said several hunters were “eager and waiting” for the go-ahead.