Thursday, 19 October 2017

Ex-FCT minister, Mohammed Bala and his son forfeit 14 choice properties to FG

Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered the interim forfeiture of 14 houses in choice areas of Abuja owned by former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Bala Mohammed and his son, Shamsuddeen. According to The Nation, the judge gave the order yesterday while ruling on an ex-parte application brought by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

'All this administration has brought is debt and death' - Reno Omokri

Read his tweets from down to up.

Man drugged, raped and murdered his own 14-year-old daughter then buried body in back yard

A father drugged, raped, and murdered his 14-year-old daughter and abused two other underage girls. Mark Mesiti, 49, confessed on Wednesday to committing the sickening crimes after evading justice for more than 11 years.

Alycia was reported missing in 2006 and Mesiti claimed she had gone on a camping trip with friends. Three years later detectives found her body buried in the back yard of Mesiti's home at the time in Ceres, California.

Nigerian Lady allegedly put on sale by an ex-boyfriend on OLX cries out 'It was an innocent joke done by my friend'

The Nigerian lady allegedly put on sale by her ex-boyfriend on OLX, has reacted. In a post shared on her IG page, she denied this - insisting that it was a close friend/former hostel roommate that put up her photo as a joke. She also claims to have been aware of it, releasing a screenshot of the supposed WhatsApp chat they had about it to back it up. See the initial post on OLX below...

Photos: Like Austria, Germany opens first sex doll-only brothel in Dortmund, as men now prefer dolls to real prostitutes

Germany has now joined Austria in the sex doll prostitution business by opening the country's first sex doll-only brothel in Dortmund. The brothel, named ''Bordoll'' was opened by 29-year-old Evelyn Schwarz and she has bought 11 silicone 'love dolls' - each of which she gave a unique name.

According to reports, the sex dolls were imported from Asia and they cost her €2,000 (£1,786) each. The sex dolls have different heights, hair colours, and breast sizes.

Photo: Actress Uche Nnanna and her husband welcome their second son

Nollywood actress, Uchenna and her husband, Richie, have welcomed a second son. They already have a son. Congrats to them!

Lagos state driver makes female passenger step on the brake for him so he could go fight an agbero

A lady shared a photo of her leg stepping on the brake of a commercial bus then explained the driver had gone off to fight an agbero so he asked her to cover for him while he went to show his

Rapper Drake and Bella Hadid have reportedly been secretly dating since June

Life & Style Weekly Magazine claimed on Wednesday that rapper Drake and supermodel Bella Hadid have been secretly dating for four months. This comes after the Canadian rapper threw Bella Hadid a lavish 21st birthday bash at Socialista lounge in New York City last week. Read the report below.

Flavour's babymama, Sandra Okagbue, shares throwback photos of herself pregnant with their daughter

Ex-Beauty queen Sandra and singer Flavour, have an adorable daughter named Gabrielle. She shared the throwback photos on her Instagram page with the caption 'Almost 3years 20/10/2014 #unbelievable .. Thank you Lord! #myjoyunspeakable #TBT'.

Hugging a transformer under Buhari is not a risky business - Reno Omokri says

As Reno shared on twitter.

Charly Boy praises daughter Dewy Oputa: "One of my greatest creation"

Charly Boy took to IG to praise his daughter Dominique 'Dewy' Oputa. In the post, he described the model as "one of his greatest creation'.

Chris Brown's ex Karrueche Tran shows off her curves in high cut bathing suit

 See more photos below...

Alaafin of Oyo's youngest wife, Olori Olaitan is stunning in new photos with her sons

Olori Badirat Olaitan, the youngest wife of the Alaafin of Oyo - Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, looks beautiful in new photos. She also posed with her young sons for the Alaafin. See more below...

Billionaire notorious kidnapper, Evans, trial resumes today

The trial of notorious kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, aka Evans, continues today at the Lagos High Court, Ikeja, Lagos. Evans and five others were brought to court this morning in cuffs. Evans who was arrested on June 10th, was first arraigned in court on August 30th on a two-count charge of conspiracy and kidnapping. He pled guilty to the charges and was afterward remanded at the maximum Kirikiri prison.

Unlike the first day of his arraignment when heavy security men were stationed within and around the court premises,  only two armored tanks were packed at the two entrances to the court this morning.

Monkey Pox hits Delta state, 6 suspected cases recorded

The Delta State Government has revealed that six suspected cases of Monkey Pox have been recorded in Agbor. The State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Nicholas Azinge confirmed the development to Channels Television.

According to him, three of the suspected cases have been treated and discharged, while two of the cases are still being treated at the Federal Medical Centre in Asaba, the state capital.

Photo: Nigerian lady who survived car accident that claimed the lives of her entire family set to graduate with PhD in Pure Mathematics at 27

The story of Chigoziem Emereuwa is quite touching and inspiring at the same time. She survived a car accident that claimed the lives of her entire family and now she’s set to graduate with a PhD in Pure Mathematics at the very young age of 27.

Speaking recently on why she chose to study mathematics, she said 'I am not one of those who realised their passion for numbers at a young age.

Senate Committee instructs EFCC to unfreeze Patience Jonathan’s accounts

Yesterday, the Senate Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions instructed Stanbic IBTC Bank and Zenith Bank to unfreeze two accounts linked to the former first lady, Patience Jonathan.

Members of the panel took turns to condemn the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for the continued freezing of the accounts by the banks when there was a court order vacating the freezing order and faulted the EFCC for notifying banks on court judgments freezing accounts domiciled in the financial institutions but allegedly refusing to write the banks when the freezing order had been vacated, but later served them with notice of appeal.

Kendall Jenner flaunts her butt in red swimsuit

Model, Kendall Jenner showed off her butt in a high waist red swimsuit on her Instagram page with the caption: 84°

U.S. judge orders Donald Trump administration to allow abortion for teenage girl who is in the US illegally

A federal judge, Tanya Chutkan, on Wednesday ordered the U.S. government to allow an illegal immigrant 17 year old pregnant teenager in its custody, to have an abortion per her request.

Lawyers for the American Civil Liberties Union, ACLU, which represents the pregnant teenager, praised the judge’s ruling as a major victory for abortion and immigrant rights.

Anita Okoye finally tags sister-in-law Ifeoma on the pic of her daughters, also tags Ifeoma's sister Nneka who initially called her out

The drama is over! For all those who initially missed it, read here

Tunisia jails couple for public indecency, after they were caught naked in their car

A couple have been sentenced to several months in prison in Tunisia after they were caught naked in their car. Nassim Ouadi, a 33-year-old French-Algerian, and his 44-year-old Tunisian girlfriend were sentenced on Wednesday by a judge at the Carthage district court, having been convicted of public indecency, intoxication and insulting a public official.

According to their lawyer, Ghazi Mrabet, the couple were driving last Friday when they pulled over in Gammarth, a suburb of the capital, Tunis, to discuss the route.

President Buhari Muhammadu approves pension payment to Biafra war veterans

President Buhari has approved payment of pension to soldiers, policemen and paramilitary officers, who were involved in the Biafra war  The veterans were dismissed from service for participating in the war, which lasted between 1967 and 1970. 

In a statement on Wednesday, the Pensions Transition Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) announced that payment will commence on Friday, October 20, in Enugu state.

INEC to recruit one million ad hoc workers for 2019 general elections

Prof. Mahmud Yakub, the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) told the Senate Committee on INEC  yesterday that the commission would recruit about one million ad hoc members of staff for the conduct of the 2019 general elections.

According to him, the ad hoc workers to be deployed for the polls, which will begin in 484 days, will be about 300k higher than the 700k engaged for the 2015 general elections. 

Check out Gucci Mane and Keyshia Ka'oir's $100K giant wedding cake

Gucci Mane and Keyshia Ka'oir got married live on BET on Tuesday at Miami's Four Seasons Hotel, all dressed in white. A theme their guests also kept going. Hundreds of thousands of viewers watched from home and it was attended by a lot of celebrities.

The Atlanta-based rapper took to Instagram to share a photo of him cutting his giant wedding cake with a sword which reportedly cost BET $100K.

Seven former employees of Nigerian Airways die in one week while waiting for their pension

At least seven former workers of the defunct Nigeria Airways died in the last one week while awaiting their severance package from the Federal Government. 

Chairman, Elders Forum of the defunct Nigeria Airways, Mr. Godwin Jibodu, said the pensioners died in abject poverty despite having served the nation well.  He listed names of the deceased persons as Capt. Asuquo, Capt. Akintaju, Capt. Tunde Akinyosade, Capt. Sam Ohioma, and Mr. K. C.  Amah while Mr. T. Bellgam and Mr. Ebenezer Akinbode were down with stroke. 

Laziness is black man’s greatest challenge - Bishop David Oyedepo

The general overseer of the Living Faith Church Worldwide, Bishop David Oyedepo, says the black man has failed to task his intellectual faculty towards innovation and preferring solutions beneficial to his environment.

He spoke at the 54th meeting of the committee of deans of postgraduate schools (CDPGS) in Nigerian Universities at the Covenant University (CU) Ogun state, where he said the black man’s greatest challenge is not intellectual bankruptcy but laziness.

Serena Williams shares adorable photo of her daughter, Olympian Alexis

So cute!

StarTimes just announced Daily Subscription in Nigeria

Things are getting really interesting. StarTimes took to its Twitter page to announce pay by day or pay per view in Nigeria, starting from November 1st.

'I betrayed that love we had because of a man' - Tonto Dikeh writes emotional message to a friend who housed her when she arrived Lagos ten years ago

In an emotional post on her Instagram page this morning, actress Tonto Dikeh revealed what life was like for her as a newbie in Lagos ten years ago and how she betrayed a helper/close friend (pictured above) because of her ex-husband, Churchill. She wrote:

'We won't die if you don't return to us' PDP replies Olusegun Obasanjo

On Tuesday the Chairman of the National Caretaker Committee of PDP, Ahmed Makarfi, paid former president Olusegun Obasanjo, a visit in Abeokuta, Ogun state. After the visit, Obasanjo was asked by journalists if the meeting was centered on him returning to the party whose membership card he tore in February 2015. Replying the journalists, Obasanjo said he will never return to PDP as a dog doesn't go back to it's vomit.