July 2017

Monday 31 July 2017

Reminisce: I regret not being a graduate

Rapper, Remilekun Abdulkalid Safaru, aka Reminisce, has achieved quite a lot with his music career. He has a huge following and he is also a brand ambassador for some reputable companies.

However, the Kako bi Chicken crooner is not entirely happy; he wishes he was a graduate. Speaking to Sunday Scoop about the music industry, he said, “For anybody who wants to make a career out of music, you have to be sure that you are skilled and that it’s something that you can do sustainably; if not, go to school. Either ways, it is important to go to school, whether you go into full-time music or not. I actually regret not being a graduate.”

Saturday 29 July 2017

President Trump’s chief of staff Reince Priebus resigns

President Donald Trump said Friday that he had replaced his chief of staff Reince Priebus with Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly.

Trump, who announced the move on Twitter, did not say whether he had fired Priebus or whether Priebus had resigned, but the former Republican National Committee chairman said he tendered his resignation to the president on Thursday.

Friday 28 July 2017

Militants Surrender Firearms to Police

Three suspected militants have surrendered their firearms to the police in Nasarawa State. The submission follows the expiration of the 30-day ultimatum handed down by the state government.

The arms recovered from the suspects include three FMC rifles, and one AK47 rifle with 64 rounds of live ammunition.

Photo: Young Man Stabbed To Death By Neighbour Over Electricity Connection

Chikezie Amaranna (pictured left), was allegedly stabbed to death by his neighbor (right) on the 9th of July following a disagreement over electricity connection in their compound.

A close friend of the deceased, Ifeanyi Osondu, who spoke to Daily Sun on the tragic incident, described the death of Amara, who planned to build a career in the Nigerian Air Force, as agonizing. 

Thursday 27 July 2017

Automaker Sues GTB For N400B Over Character Assassination And Defamation

Innoson Nigeria Limited and its owner, Chief Innocent Chukwuma (OFR), have filed a fresh lawsuit against Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB) PLC in the High Court of Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.

The automaker is claiming a total sum of N400b as damages for injury to their reputation, moral character, credibility, office, vocation and trade.

See who dethroned Bill Gates as the Richest Man in the World

Bill Gate
... Did you guess right?

Bill Gates has just been overtaken the Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos the richest man in the world.

Jeff just topped the Microsoft founder, Gates for the first time ever with the fortune of $90 billion.

According to Forbes, the opening of markets today, July 27 got Bezos to a net worth of $90.6 billion, putting him more than $500 million ahead of Bill Gates. Amazon stock opened up 1.6% on Thursday, adding $1.3 billion to Bezos’ net worth. That was enough to put him ahead of Gates, who was last surpassed on Forbes’ real-time rankings for just two days nearly a year ago by Spanish retail giant Amancio Ortega.

“People are now calling me Hushmummi” – Vera Sidika Says

TV reality star, Vera Sidika, who is known for her excessive spending on clothes, shoes, and bags, has beckoned on Malaysian-based Nigerian big boy, Hushpuppi to come and carry his people!

The Kenyan social media personality and socialite also known as Vee Beiby, says Nigerians are now referring to her as Hushmummi!

Wednesday 26 July 2017

Blac Chyna gets a Ferrari Spider after returning Luxury Cars to Ex Rob Kardashian

Reality star and model Angela Renée White popularly known as Blac Chyna took to IG on Monday to show off her new set of custom wheels.

The 29-year-old mother of two got a brand new white Ferrari Spider with a cherry red interior, this comes after her ex, Rob Kardashian took her cars back earlier this month following their public feud.

See 'WHY' Donald Trump block John Legend’s Wife, Chrissy Teigen On Twitter

Yesterday, the American model and wife of the renowned John Legend (singer), Chrissy Teigen announced how the President of the United States, Donald Trump got her blocked on Twitter.

In her tweet last night, she revealed that she had consistently lampooned the President in the time past and got got barred owing to that reason.

See celebrities that accompanied Tonto Dikeh’s ex-husband as he donates to Federal Fire service (Photos)

The estranged husband of Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh, Dr Olakunle Churchill, and his Big Church Foundation donated brand new Mercedes Benz Ambulances, 1,000 fire extinguishers and 1,000 fire blankets to the Federal Fire Service (FFS) in Abuja.

He was accompanied by top celebrities from Nollywood and the music industry including Ayo Makun (AY), Waje, Mike Ezuruonye, TBoss, Victoria Kimani, Emma Nyra, Mamuze Twins, Charles Awurum, Praiz, Dennis Dooshima and others.

Tekno to gift N200,000 to anyone who can help him locate his childhood friend, Paul Akere

Triple MG Artiste, Tekno has revealed that he’s giving out N200,000 to anyone who helps him find his secondary school friend, Paul Akere.

Though, the singer revealed that he doesn’t know how he looks like now, but he was really skinny and fair in complexion.. and his sister’s name is love, who is also fair in complexion.

Three Policemen Dismissed For Extorting N200K From Whom They Called “YAHOO BOYS” (Photos)

As the Nigeria Police Force attempts to rebuild its image, three police officers of the Lagos State Command have been dismissed.

The action was taken in a case of illegal arrest and extortion reported three weeks ago by an unnamed Nigerian using the popular social-messaging service, WhatsApp.

A statement by Assistant Commissioner Of Police of the Public Complaint Rapid Response Unit (PCRRU) in Abuja, Abayomi Shogunle, said the dismissal followed an internal trial at which the men were found guilty, under the Police Act, of corrupt practices and discreditable conduct.

‘Buhari Will Not Return To Power, Atiku To Be President In 2019’- Prophet Emmanuel Chukwudi

An Ebonyi state-based General overseer of King of Kings Deliverance Ministry, Prophet Emmanuel Chukwudi has made a strong prophecy that the ailing President Muhammadu Buhari will not return to Nigeria as the President and the Acting President Yemi Osinbajo will be sworn-in the President in his stead in the midst of fiery oppositions.

Prophet Chukwudi also revealed that come next election in 2019, the former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar will emerge as the President of Nigeria.

Pepsi Officially Returns 50cl Drink To N100

The Pepsi Nigeria has now officially declared the return of its 50 Cl bottled drink to its initial price of one hundred naira.

In a series of tweets yesterday, Pepsi made this latest development known with the hashtag of #No Shakin’ CarryGo

Lagos State | 5 Reportedly Dead, Many Trapped In House Collapse

It was a tragic incident yesterday, July 25 as five persons have reportedly died as a result of four-storey building collapse.

According to the report from THE Guardian Newspaper, the collapse of the house owned by the well-known Kafo Family has claimed lives of people leaving some others yet trapped in spite of the heavy rainfall leading to the crackdown.

The event happened at around 2:30 pm yesterday.

Tekno Finds Paul Akere, His Secondary School Friend After promising a N200,000 Price Tag

Last Night, we reported that MMG singer, Tekno said he was looking for his secondary school friend, Paul Akere, who he wants to gift N1 million, and also pledged N200k to anyone who helps him locate his friend –read here

Well now, Tekno Has found him!

Nigerian troops neutralise eight bombers in one week

Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole have neutralized about eight suspected female suicide bombers in the last one week, Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, Lt.-Col. Kingsley Samuel said yesterday.

In a statement, Col. Samuel said the bombers were unleashed by remnants of desperate Boko Haram terrorists trying to cause mayhem in the region.

The statement reads: “Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole, in the past few days, intensified efforts towards checkmating suicide bombings in Borno State.

Magistrate Court frees man that named his dog 'Buhari'

A Chief Magistrate’s Court in Sango, yesterday, dismissed charges filed against the man who named his dog ‘Buhari’ in a community in Ogun state. Magistrate O. O. Adebo said the prosecutor failed to substantiate his case against Joachim Iroko and consequently struck out all charges preferred against him. Mr. Iroko’s lawyer was ecstatic, yesterday, praising the court for the verdict.

Mr. Iroko, 41, was arrested in August 2016 for causing a breach of peace after he was reported by his neighbour, for alleged insensitivity in Mr. Iroko’s action of naming his dog after the President. 

Tuesday 25 July 2017

I was shocked at the state I met President Buhari in London - Gov Okorocha

The Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha has described as false, the speculation that President Muhammad Buhari is critically ill and on life support.

Mr. Okorocha, who is also APC Governors Forum Chairman was part of some APC governors and chieftains who visited President Buhari at the Abuja house in London on Sunday.

14-Year-Old Dies in Car Wreck Streamed Live on Instagram, Older Sister Arrested

18-year-old Obdulia Sanchez was arrested after a fatal crash killed her 14-year-old sister on Friday.

Obdulia was streaming the joyride on Instagram Live as it happened and she posted the footage of the wreck and its aftermath on Instagram.

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Mike Tyson Opens Up About Being Sexually Abused as a Kid (Watch Video)

Mike Tyson sat down with ESPN’s Jeremy Schapp and opened up about the time he was sexually abused as a child.

He told Jeremy he was grabbed by a man who tried to pull him into a building, but wouldn’t go into details about what was done to him.

R. Kelly Has Reportedly Hired Bill Cosby’s Former Lawyer

R. Kelly has reportedly hired Bill Cosby’s former attorney, Monique Pressley, to help defend him against allegations he’s holding women in a sex cult. 

Photos: Kylie Jenner Sparks Cosmetic Surgery Rumors With Busty New Selfie

19-year-old Reality Star, Kylie Jenner took to Twitter to share a new selfie and many are noticing significantly larger breasts.

Kylie opted not to caption the pic, which makes us think she’s purposely debuting her new girls to the world.

See before and after pics below:

Photos: Female Suicide Bomber Stripped After She was Caught Trying to Attack a Village in Borno State

A young female Boko Haram member whose intention was blow up a village in Borno state was caught by security operatives who stripped her and saved many lives.

(Graphic Photos): Nigerian Pastor in Netherlands Allegedly Pushes His Wife Down From Upstairs

A Nigerian cleric in Europe has been accused of physically abusing his wife who is lying in critical condition at the hospital.

The pastor named David Steven, from Edo state living in the Netherlands nearly killed his wife by pushing her down from upstairs.

Kiss Daniel seeks expert advice on his big cucumber

Ever since the Chidinma and the unfortunate cucumber saga, Nigerians have been quite wary of the now popular fruit.

Now Kiss Daniel has been asking weird questions, like; if his huge cucumber will be enough for four ladies. We sincerely hope he doesn’t choke while enjoying the salad.

“There Will Be No Election In The State If Nigeria Is Not Restructured Before October 1, 2017” – Nnamdi Kanu Says

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, who took his campaign for the creation of Biafra to Ebonyi state today, has stated that Anambra governorship election will not hold if Nigeria is not restructured before October 1, 2017.

He met with IPOB members in the state and spoke on ways the group can successfully create Biafra without resorting to violence.

Meet The Man Behind EFCC’s Twitter Handle, KingFisher As He Resign From The Job

Yesterday evening the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) unveiled the Kingpin behind its Twitter Handle, but the irony is that it came with an exiting news.

F.Shaw KingFisher was acknowledged for his impressive works in time past, tweeting rigorously for the Anti-graft agency.

EFCC tweeted this:

Blackface Calls On Federal Government To Arrest 2face Over Song ‘Theft’

In a recent interview with HipTV, Nigerian Singer, Blackface, has claimed that 2Face is yet to acknowledge him for his role in writing African Queen.

The dancehall, ragga and reggae singer has no intention of letting his beef with former Plantashun boyz band mate, 2Face simmer down, as he is insisting 2face must apologize.

Monday 24 July 2017

BREAKING: Russia warns US against new sanctions

The Kremlin on Monday warned that new US sanctions on Russia would hit the interests of both sides as Congress gears up to approved fresh punitive measures.
“We consider such a continuation of the rhetoric of sanctions counter-productive and harmful to the interests of both countries,” Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said.
In mid-June, the US Senate overwhelmingly passed tough sanctions, but the text stalled in the House of Representatives, until agreement was reached on Saturday.

Kemi Olunloyo Brands Herself As An Internet Terrorist

She is not one to be scared about speaking her mind and this she did again via IG when she took to the social media platform to pour out her heart.

Controversial media personality, Kemi Olunloyo, has declared she is an internet terrorist and is married to Jesus.

She wrote:

JUST IN: Notorious Boko Haram Commander Escaping From Sambisa Forest Captured in FCT

Captured Boko Haram Suspect: File Photo
Men of the Nigerian Police have arrested a notorious Boko Haram commander who escaped from Sambisa forest.

A fleeing Boko Haram deputy commander, Seth Yakubu has been arrested at Gwako Village in Gwagwalada area of the Federal Capital Territory.

Yakubu who is 20-year-old insurgent hailed from Obi Local Government Area of Nasarawa State, was nabbed at about 11.30am on Sunday after a tip-off, the FCT Commissioner of Police, Musa Kimo, told journalists on Monday in Abuja.

See how this two slay queens end up in toilet after an all night party (Photos)

... Just imagine 

Two ladies have been made a laughing stock online after a “before” picture of them grooving, about to go into a club was shared by them on social… and an aftermath photo which showed their drunk self-wasted on the ground.

“Buhari Is Alive And Nigerians Are Still Angry” - Dele Momodu blows hot

After reports broke out that Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi and the chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) John Oyegun, on Sunday held an emergency meeting with Buhari, Media mogul, Dele Momodu has blasted Nigerians for being angry that President Muhammadu Buhari is still alive.

Writing on his Twitter page late on Sunday, the Ovation publisher also admitted that he had a video call with the former Rivers Governor, Rotimi Amaechi, to confirm the visit and also ask about Buhari’s well being.

How Lagos APC Member Got Electrocuted During Flood

Alhaji Lateef Ajikanle, a member of the All Progressives Congress, APC was reportedly said to have got electrocuted in his home at Bolaji Omupo Street, Somolu last Saturday, July 22.

As confirmed, the renowned Lagos APC member was struck while he was making attempts to pick dirt around his compound in spite of the Saturday flood.

His younger sister, Monsuru Ajikanle, told correspondents on Sunday that the 50-year-old was preparing to participate in the last Saturday’s local government election before the tragic event.

House of Assembly member builds “ultra-modern” floating toilet, invites press to commission it in Bayelsa State

A Bayelsa State House of Assembly Member, Kate Owoko has invited the members of the press to come cover an “ultra-modern” floating toilet she just built for a community.

Bayelsa State House of Assembly member Kate Owoko builds “ultra-modern” floating toilet, invites press to commission it

See the photos below:

Man blames the 'Devil' after sleeping with his 13-year-old daughter

.... Sometimes the devil himself is wondering how some people will lie on his head. How can you sleep with your daughter ... 13-years for that matter, Gosh!!!

A 41-year-old man, Sikiru Odejide, who has been sleeping with his 13-year-old daughter since December 2016, has said it was the hand work of the devil.

Abimbola Oyeyemi, the Ogun State Police Command’s Police Public Relations Officer, disclosed that the arrest of the randy father was as a result of a complaint from the victim’s mother, who has been separated from the man.

Guy Narrates How He Taught a Slay Queen a Lesson

A Guy took to Popular Nigerian Forum, Nairaland to share an experience on how he dealt with a slay queen who felt she was smart!

Read The experience below;


Sunday 23 July 2017

'Universal cure for HIV, Cancer close' – Scientist who discovered the HIV virus says

A Nobel Laureate, Prof. Francoise Barre-Sinoussi, says efforts are ongoing to develop a universal cure for HIV and cancer through collaboration.

Barre-Sinoussi, a co-discoverer of the HIV, said this in Paris while conducting some select journalists on a tour of the sophisticated laboratories at Institut Pasteur. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Barre-Sinoussi and Luc Montagnier co-discovered the HIV in 1983. She also stated that the HIV Cure and Cancer Forum would on Saturday be inaugurated at the Institut Curie in Paris.

Babatunde Fashola Shuns Lagos LG Poll

Former Governor of Lagos State and Minister of Works, Housing and Power, Babatunde Fashola did not vote on Saturday at Lagos’ Local Government election held across the state.

The former governor was conspicuously missing at Ward G3, Unit 002, State Senior Grammer School, Itolo, where he normally vote.

People are worried that the former governor did not show up to mobilise his constituency to vote massively for the All Progressives Congress, APC, as he normally did when he was in power.

“Husband storage” facility opens in Chinese shopping mall

Shopping with girlfriends or wives may be one of the most tedious chores for men. A shopping mall in China’s Shanghai Municipality has solved this problem by launching “husband storage” facilities.

The transparent self-service pods in Shanghai’s Global Harbor shopping center are equipped with a TV screen, a leather massage chair, and game consoles.

Photos: Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez Celebrate Their Birthdays in Miami

Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez celebrated their birthdays together in Miami with a lavish celebration on Saturday, July 22.

The former New York Yankees player posted a photo on Instagram on Saturday that showed him wearing a blue suit and white shirt as he posed with his arm around the singer, who looked stunning in a sheer black mini dress with an ab-baring cutout. “Happy birthday to Us!!! #leos #305,” he captioned the pic.

VIDEO: Drake Trolls Jay-Z By Holding Money to His Ear: ‘I Didn’t Hear That’

Drake spent the weekend in Houston for his annual Houston Appreciation Weekend and decided to take a playful swipe at Jay-Z by holding stacks of money to his ear.
“Hello? What they say? Don’t put money in your ear? Oh, I didn’t hear that,” he says.

Jim Vance, Veteran NBC Anchor, Dead at 75

A veteran Washington reporter for NBC 4, Jim Vance died on Friday at the age of 75.

via NYDN
Vance — who anchored the news desk for more than 45 years — recently revealed to his colleagues and viewers in May that he was battling cancer, but not did not reveal what type of cancer. He died on Saturday, the network confirmed.

Woman Narrates How R. Kelly Tried to Lure Her Into His ‘Cult’ with Trips, Lingerie, and Weird Encounters

A woman has come forward with details on how R. Kelly tried unsuccessfully to get her to run off and be with him by promising to help her career.

She credits her mother for being the one to intervene and put a stop to R. Kelly’s predatory ways.

The woman tells TMZ reporters that she met the singer backstage at one of his shows in December after getting a wristband from someone in his crew. She was 20 at the time.

Birdman slam Tyga for saying Cash Money owes him $12 million

Birdman is refuting Tyga's claims that Cash Money owes him $12 million.

According to TMZ, sources connected to the Cash Money honcho tell TMZ … Tyga’s actually the one who walked away still owing the label an album. We’re told the label had no problem releasing him because his sales were sluggish.

Photos: Ubi Franklin and his Gorgeous Ex-Wife, Lilian Esoro dedicate their son, Jayden

... This two should just try and work things out, Biko, they are just too cute together

Tripple MG Boss, Ubi Franklin, and Lilian Esoro are making it their duty to be active in their son, Jayden’s life despite marital issues.

To give him a solid foundation, Ubi and Lilian did a fancy church dedication for him on July 23 at Revival Assembly, Lagos.

Nigerian Army Kills Three Female Suicide Bombers in Borno

The Nigerian Army on Sunday said it had foiled a bomb attack and killed three female suicide bombers in Konduga Local Government Council of Borno, NAN reports.

The Director Army Public Relations, Brig. Gen. Sani Usman, in a statement on Saturday night, said the incident occurred at Kawuri village.

Usman said that the female suicide bombers were killed when they tried to attack a military formation in the area.

Check out these Ankara Inspired Outfits Featuring Actress Mercy Aigbe

Mercy Aigbe is a stunning woman by numerous standards known to everyone. Her outfit photo shoots are always impressive.

See below more of her Ankara lovely outfit:

Damn Hot: Popular Actress Poses Completely N*ked for Magazine Cover (Photos)

Popular American actress, Emily Ratajkowski has sent her fans into a tizzy by posing completely naked for LOVE magazine.

According to The Sun UK, the model turned actress is known for showing off her incredible figure and left little to the imagination in this racy shoot.

The pictures were taken by fashion photographer Patrick Dermarchelier and Emily shared some censored versions of the snaps of her Instagram account.