Monday 21 November 2016

Kenya curvy socialite, Corazon Kwamboka called to Bar (Photos)

Nairobi socialite and lawyer, Corazon Kwamboka has been admitted to the Roll of Advocates at the Supreme Court of Kenya today. The curvaceous model was admitted alongside 124 lawyers.

The excited Corazon took to her IG to post a series of photos in her lawyer’s gown and wig. 

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A Message to President Muhammadu Buhari and Former President Jonathan by Reno Omokri

Dear Presidents,

To know if anyone is loyal to you, withdraw the benefit they enjoy from you. If their loyalty fades, then they were loyal to your benefits and not to you. President Buhari should learn from former President Jonathan. Look at those aides, appointees and ambassadors who professed undying love for President Jonathan.

10 killed in latest communal clash in Cross River State (Graphic Photos)

At least 10 people have been killed in communal clashes between Usumutong and Ediba communities in Abi Local Government Area of Cross River State. Scores from both communities also sustained serious injuries.

According to Thisday, an eyewitness said the trouble started on Friday, November 19th, following an allegation that youths from Ediba had gone to a land in dispute between both communities when a funeral ceremony was ongoing in Usumutong.

Police deny '7-year-old' thief was burnt to death at Alafia says "it did not happen in Lagos"

The Lagos state police command has denied claims that the incident of jungle justice where a suspected young thief was burnt to death on Saturday, November 12th, happened in Lagos. Recall that a video surfaced online last week showing what many presumed to be a 7-year-old boy being burnt to death for allegedly stealing food items.

President Buhari's daughter Zahra set to wed this Billionaire's son (See Details)

Zahra, daughter of President Muhammadu and Aisha Buhari, will be getting married in December 2016 to Ahmed, one of the sons of Billionaire oil mogul, Mohammed Indimi according to exclusive report from Linda Ikeji.

The Introduction between both families held at the Aso Villa, Abuja on Friday, Nov 18th, 2016. It was a small but eventful ceremony. Our source confirmed that the President and Billionaire oil mogul have been very good friends with a lot of history between them and are pleased with the union of their children.

Irish novelist William Trevor dies at age 88

Irish novelist and playwright William Trevor, a master of short stories that often explored life's disappointments, has died at the age of 88 in his adopted English home, his publisher announced Monday.

Pope extends power to forgive abortion to all priests

Pope Francis on Monday allowed all Roman Catholic priests the power to forgive abortion, a power previously reserved for bishops or special confessors.

Francis, who has made a more inclusive and forgiving church a characteristic of his papacy, made the announcement in a document known as an "apostolic letter" after Sunday's close of the Catholic Church's "Holy Year of Mercy".

Ebonyi State | See The "Miracle" Performed By A Pastor That's Causing Heated Debate (Photos)

There has been a serious debate about the miracle performed by Bishop Dr Sam Zuga. He allegedly turned hot water into cold water in Onica local government of Ebonyi state. 

According to a witness who shared this, the Igwe of the community and other people from the crowd tested to confirm the "miracle"

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Check out Gigi Hadid Seven Outfits During the American Music Awards (Photos)

Gigi Hadid rocks seven different outfits for the occasion with each one better than the last. Click through for every ensemble from a fiery red Atelier Versace gown to a custom glitter jumpsuit.

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Kanye West Cancels His Remaining Saint Pablo Tour Dates (See Why)

Kanye West has canceled ALL of his remaining Saint Pablo Tour dates throughout the rest of the year.

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Aww! Best man takes the center stage at friend's wedding after proposing to his girlfriend (Photos)

A best man decided to get serious as he stole the show at his friend's wedding over the weekend by proposing to his sweetheart in front of the surprised guests. And of course, the shocked lady accepted his proposal and said YES to him.

Congratulations, they are next in line!!!

Court Sets Man Free From Death Sentence For This Reason (READ)

The Court of Appeal has upturned a judgment of a Federal High Court in Ogun State, which sentenced one Mr. Akeem Jimoh to death for armed robbery. The appellate court set aside the judgment of the trial court on the ground that Jimoh was not giving a fair hearing before the court reached its conclusion to convict and sentenced him for armed robbery.

The court held that the state cannot be the prosecutor and at the same time be the defense in a criminal trial.

OMG! See what ISIS Suicide Bombers DID before Exploding Themselves (Photos)

The Islamic State terrorist group has released a footage "The Grandsons Of Al-Baraa" featuring it's suicide bombers in Iraq. The fighters can be seen hugging themselves in an excited mood before killing themselves and others. 

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Fake Soldier Busted While Trying To Sell Stolen Phone In Bauchi State (Photos)

33 Artillery Brigade soldiers captured a fake soldier identified as Adam Alexander in Bauchi state. The 22-year-old boy from Maiduguri, Borno State was arrested on Friday, when he was trying to sell a stolen phone Samsung Galaxy Note 5 for N70,000, according to the deputy director of the media, the army, Captain Sunday Akinkunmi. 

Captain Akinkunmi added the young man was arrested in the Wunti market wearing a fake camouflage.

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Photos: Protesters go semi-nude to demonstrate in front of Trump Tower

The anti-Trump sentiments show no sign of abating, Today, approximately 100 people stripped semi-naked and marched from Union Square in Manhattan to demonstrate in front of Trump Tower.

The demonstration began at Union Square and made it's way north in protest of Trump's proposed policies. Before the march began, a makeup artist painted blood and fake wounds on the bodies of the protesters.

Gospel Singer, Frank Edwards unveiled as Online Shopping Mall Ambassador

Award winning gospel artist, Frank Edwards has been unveiled as the new brand ambassador of Yudala. The online marketplace took to their social media page to make the announce and Frank also posted the news on his platform.

Congratulations Frank Edwards!

Wahala! Groom's Secret Lover Shows Up To His Wedding Dress Like The Bride (VIDEO)

A spurned girlfriend stormed into the wedding of a couple in Ghana... As the couple prepared to tie the knot, the disgruntled secret lover of the groom stormed in and gatecrashed the ceremony.

A video of the moment captures the stunned crowd shouting and cheering as the woman – clad in a wedding dress of her own - snatched the microphone and addressed the room. 

See what ISIS did to a 100-year-old Cleric for allegedly practicing witchcraft in Egypt (Graphic Photos)

ISIS militants have beheaded a 100-year-old cleric - after accusing him of practicing witchcraft. The frail prisoner, named as Sufi cleric Sheikh Sulaiman Abu Haraz, was dragged to an executioner's block in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula. 

Shocking images show a masked jihadist dressed in black using a long sword to carry out the beheading in front of a crowd of extremists.

Dangote Truck Destroys Street Light In Mushin Area Of Lagos (Photos)

A Dangote truck rammed into a street light at Agege motor road, by challenge bus stop, in Mushin area of Lagos. Officials of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency LASEMA arrived the scene to remove the vehicle. 

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Veteran Trekker Set To Trek From Nigeria To The UK (Photos)

A 43-year-old trekker, Abubakar Duduwale, yesterday morning began his mission to trek from Nigeria, starting in Kaduna, to the United Kingdom. Abubakar, a Chamba by tribe who hails from Yola North Local Government Area of Adamawa State, said he wished to raise awareness on terrorism and its effect on lives and properties of the people directly affected.
“I mean to pass the message that terrorism is evil and must be stopped,” he said.
He explained that his journey which started yesterday from Kaduna around 8:00am would lead him to Niger State from where he would move to Abuja and then to the United Kingdom.

Supreme Court Justice, Sylvester Nguta Arraigned For Alleged Fraud (Photos)

The Federal Government on Monday arraigned a Supreme Court justice, Sylvester Nguta, at the Federal High Court, Abuja, for alleged fraud.Mr. Nguta was arraigned before Justice John Tsoho. He is among seven judges arrested by operatives of the State Security Service on October 8, after a midnight raid on their homes.

After pleading not guilty to the 15-count charge, the judge’s lawyer, Kanu Agabi, prayed the court to admit his client on bail.

OMG! Father Of Two Commits Suicide On The Eve Of His Wedding In Lagos

A 28-year-old man has committed suicide in Mushin, Lagos, on the eve of his wedding. Shakiru, popularly called Jarule, was found hanging from the ceiling of his 56, Oduduwa Street, Mushin home.

Relatives told The Nation yesterday that the father of two was being expected in Osogbo, the Osun State capital, on Saturday for the event. Shakiru was said to have sent a suicide message to his sister, Mariam, which reads: “I’m sorry. Forgive me.”

Mariam had reportedly insisted on his arriving early for the event on noticing his attitude of late. But when the message came in around 6:30pm, she did not read it immediately. When she did, she tried to reach some of his friends, but all to no avail. She then got their elder sister who lives near him to go and find out what was happening. His sister found his room locked from inside indicating that he was at home.

Photos: Emergency Officials Distribute Relief Materials To Accident Victims at Hospital in Minna

NEMA, in collaboration with FRSC, Niger state visited the General hospital Minna to identify with victims of a road accident in commemoration of Road Accident Victims day. The team was led by Asst. Head Mr. Abdulrazaq Musa. Some relief materials were distributed to the affected persons. 

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Mom defends decision to breastfeed her 3-year-old son by posting video of him suckling her

A YouTube star has defended her decision to breastfeed her three-year-old son by posting a video online showing her son suckling on camera. Tasha Maile says she wants the best for her babies and believes that breast really is best when it comes to feeding.

She encourages other mothers who also want to breastfeed to find support from similar women, and attend groups where they can discuss their decisions with like-minded people.

OMG! See what they did to this lady who hide stolen items in her panties (Photos)

The lady picture was caught stealing from a shopping mall. Seems this is something she has been doing but she was however unfortunate as she was caught right in the very act. She was disgraced and embarrassed by the shop workers who caught her as they searched her thoroughly -unveiling all the stolen items she hid in her panties both front and back.

WTH! See how a man publicly embarrassed himself after getting drunk (Photos)

Photos of this man have been trending on social media platforms after he decided to "let his guard down" by urinating right in the middle of a shop after getting drunk. The man who was in a "higher level" fell asleep after getting drunk, only for him to wake up and urinate in the shop thinking that was his toilet. 

[National Helm]

See How Seven Members Of One Family Die Tragically In South Africa (Photo)

Six of the seven family members in the taxi were killed after their car crashed into the back of a truck last Saturday in South Africa. But that was not the end of the family's tragedy an electric cable also took the life of a 10- year old relative. Only one passenger, survived the taxi crash. He is in currently in the hospital recovering from his injuries.

On Wednesday, Jimmy Tshabalala (10) touched an electricity cable at his home in Damonsville, outside Brits and was shocked to death. 

9 Governors, 100 chieftains to allegedly leave APC

There are indications that some state governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) are planning to ditch the ruling party.

The rumoured exit, according to a party leader, will affect the fortunes of the governing party and President Muhammadu Buhari’s future ambition in 2019, New Telegraph gathered.

Oh No! Nigerian economy shrinks further to 2.24%

More headache for President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government as Nigerian economy continued to languish in recession in the third quarter as its shrank 2.24 per cent compared to the same three months in 2015.

This was a further deterioration on the 2.06 per cent contraction in the second quarter, which marked the official start to the country’s first recession in more than two decades.

GDP shrank 0.36 per cent in the first three months of the year.

Reason AMCON took over Dangote's factory

The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON last Friday successfully took over possession and management of Dansa Foods Processing Company Limited belonging to Sani Dangote in order to recover its N400 million outstanding debt.

Sani Dangote is the younger brother to Aliko Dangote, Africa’s richest man.

Kayode Fayemi reveals why he can never disrespect Tinubu

Dr Kayode Fayemi, Minister of Solid Minerals and Steel Development, has dismissed media reports which quoted him as saying a National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu, was responsible for his own travail in the party.

In a statement by his media aide, Olayinka Oyebode, the former Ekiti State governor described the report as, “highly mischievous and malicious,” stressing that he would never abuse or disrespect Tinubu because he holds the politician in high esteem.

I Want To Improve In Every Game For Chelsea - Victor Moses

Nigeria winger, Victor Moses has vowed to keep improving after picking the man of the man of the match award in Chelsea's 1-0 win against Middlesbrough at the Riverside on Sunday.

The former Wigan player put up a fine performance as the Blues moved to the top of the table with a win courtesy of a first half strike by Diego Costa.

Mali coach says they expected Super Falcon’s thrashing

Coach of Malian women football team, Oumar Guindo, has said that the thrashing of his side by the Super Falcons, did not come as a surprise.

The Malians received some football lessons from the Nigerian ladies in their opening game of the Africa Women Cup of Nations Cup, AWCON, and Guindo has given praised Coach Florence Omagbemi tutored side.

Lagos-Ibadan expressway repairs to end December 25

The engineer supervising section one of Lagos-Ibadan Expressway reconstruction/rehabilitation contract by the Federal Ministry of Power, Works, and Housing, Mr. Kayode Ibrahim, said that the project was 32 per cent completed.

Ibrahim said on Monday that work had been completed on one section of the Long Bridge and on various critical sections.

Section one of the projects is from Ojota in Lagos to Sagamu Interchange and is being handled by Julius Berger.

Super Eagles needs new players - Gernot Rohr admits

Technical Adviser of Nigeria, Gernot Rohr, has admitted he needs new players in his team, before the 2018 World Cup qualifiers double-header against Cameroon in August 2017.

Rohr was speaking in an interview on radio where he also allayed fears his team won’t play enough matches in preparation for the qualifiers.

France | Police foil terror attack, arrest seven

Police have broken up a terror ring  plotting an attack in France after arresting seven individuals in Strasbourg and Marseille, Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said on Monday.

The weekend arrests of seven suspects of French, Moroccan, and Afghan origin “enabled us to prevent a long-planned terror attack on our soil,” Cazeneuve told a televised news conference.

PHOTONEWS: Protesters storm INEC office in Ondo (See their demands)

Some protesters have stormed the INEC office in Ondo State concerning the controversial surrounding the candidate(s) of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP.

They demanded the inclusion of Jegede's name among the candidates contesting for the election.

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Popular Makeup artist slams Kylie Jenner for stealing her concept

A makeup artist has called out Kylie Jenner's Kylie cosmetics for stealing her concept for a recent campaign. The popular makeup artist with over 450 thousand Instagram followers wrote below:

Wow! Check out this beautiful photo of Genevieve Nnaji and Rita Dominic

Genevieve Nnaji and Rita Dominic team up to give their fans this dazzling photo at the screening of 76 the movie at AFRIFF.

TB Joshua says his US election prophecy was about the popular vote

Following the backlash after TB Joshua's US election prophesy, the popular pastor has defended himself saying his prophecy was about the popular vote.Hillary Clinton won the popular vote but lost to Trump who won the electoral college votes.

Kim Kardashian resurfaces on social media to like post about being “alive for a reason”

Kim Kardashian made a quiet stop on Instagram today.While she is yet to share any photo, the star liked a post about being alive and not giving up

It read:

Cleaner who stole N5.675m from Nigeria Bank says the devil of economic recession pushed me

A cleaner, Peter Oko, has narrated how he stole N5.675 million from the New Nyanya branch of Diamond Bank, where he worked.

The 29-year-old stated that he took the keys to the vault, stole the money and hid it in a carton, which he took home after the close of work.The money was however recovered by the police, which said that the suspect had been charged to court.

Oko told Northern City News at the Nasarawa State Criminal Intelligence and Investigation Department in Lafia that he carried out the theft alone, saying, 

Check out Toni Tones' dazzling look to AFRIFF closing ceremony

Nollywood Actress, singer, and photographer, Toni Tones stunned last night for the closing ceremony of the African Film Festival (AFRIFF)

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Someone who attended Kanye West concert breaks down his actions at his Sacramento show

Many fans were left disappointed after Kanye West ranted throughout his Sacramento show and walked out after 30 minutes. This resulted in fans being refunded money for their tickets.

Raising further concern as to his well-being, he canceled his LA concert a few hours before it was to commence. No reason was given.