Tuesday, 20 September 2016

See How US Professors Were Welcomed To The Home Of Civilian Task Force Leader In Borno

September 20, 2016 0 Comments

The overall Chairman and founder of Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF), Abba Aji Kalli pictured with professors Graeme Blair and Chad Hazilett of the University of California, Los Angeles, during a courtesy visit at his residence in Maidurguri, Borno state. The visitors were welcomed warmly with a nice meal which they all shared together.

German goalkeeper arrested after his team’s record breaking 43-0 defeat to local rivals

September 20, 2016 0 Comments
A German goalkeeper has been arrested after a truly criminal performance – when his team lost 43-0 at home.
Marco Kwiotek , 25, was taken from the goalmouth by armed police when he turned up for training five days after SV Vonderort’s record-breaking defeat to local rivals PSV Oberhausen.
SV Vonderort lost a record-breaking 43-0 to local rivals PSV Oberhausen

SV Vonderort lost a record-breaking 43-0 to local rivals PSV Oberhausen
But the reason the useless goalie was nicked remained a mystery last night as his team-mates prepared for their next match without him.

Minister Of Women Affairs Collapses In Adamawa

September 20, 2016 0 Comments

The Minister of Women Affairs, Hajiya Aisha Alhassan, collapsed monday at the Internally Displaced Persons’ (IDPs) camp in Fufore Local Government Area of Adamawa State while addressing vulnerable IDP women inside a store in the camp.

Monday, 19 September 2016

Comedian Bovi's Wife shares their story...how she married him when he had nothing

September 19, 2016 0 Comments

When you try to advise some misguided ladies rooming around looking for a 'rich' man to pour their desperation for money on, some would say you are chauvinist. Their idea of marriage is money, not minding what tomorrow holds. And that's one of the reasons many of these fake marriages are failing anyhow, ones the money don finish, love don finish. Lol!

Maiduguri Now More Secured Than Lagos, Abuja- Shettima

September 19, 2016 0 Comments
Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, has commended the military for the security situation in the state, saying Maiduguri, capital of Borno is now more secured than Lagos and Abuja. The governor said this today in an interview with NAN.

He said with the return of peace, his administration would unfold a developmental agenda in the next few months.

“Maiduguri is more secured than even Lagos or Abuja. There are 2 million people living in Maiduguri; we celebrated Sallah without any incident,” he said.

Buhari Spent Less Than N20.5m On Ear Treatment, Not £6m - Presidency

September 19, 2016 0 Comments
The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, says President Muhammadu Buhari spent less than £50,000 (N20.5m) on the treatment of an ear infection in the United Kingdom.

Shehu said this in a Facebook post on Sunday night while responding to an allegation by Prof. Farooq Kperogi that Buhari spent £6m during his treatment in June.

The President’s spokesman said Buhari’s government believed in accountability and curbing waste. Shehu said the Presidency had approved over £50,000 for the President’s treatment but Buhari rejected it.

He said, “The disclosure on Prof. Farooq Kperogi’s wall that President Muhammadu Buhari’s ear treatment in the United Kingdom cost a whopping £6m must have shocked many of the respected scholar’s followers. Continue...

Thursday, 8 September 2016

4 UNILAG Students Remanded In Prison For Cultism

September 08, 2016 0 Comments
Four students of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Akoka, have been remanded in prison for cultism by a Lagos court, The Nation reports.

The four undergraduates were arraigned by police, for allegedly being members of a secret cult known as Aloral Bucania.

The suspects Raheem Yusuf, 21, Adedoyin Adeyemi Abraham, 24, Olanrewaju Idowu, 36, and Safraini Oluyemi Peters, 24, were arrested by the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department (SCIID), Panti, Yaba, of the Lagos State Police Command.

Sports betting: Man hangs self over N22,000 loss

September 08, 2016 0 Comments
Sports betting: Man hangs self over N22,000 loss
A man in his early 30s, Mr. Uchenna, hanged himself in his room along Abak road in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state capital, after losing N22,000 to sports betting. 

Our correspondent gathered that Uchenna was a perpetual sports gambler with Naija Bet and that he took the said sum he lost from his boss in the hope that he would replace it when he wins.

Lionel Messi Shows Off His Pet Dog's Remarkable Growth

September 08, 2016 0 Comments
Lionel Messi has posted a picture to his Instagram account showing off his pet dog's remarkable growth spurt.
The Barcelona star, currently recuperating from a groin injury, was gifted the Dogue de Bodeaux by girlfriend Antonella Roccuzzo at the start of this year.

Ryan Lochte Suspended For 10 Months By The International Olympic Committee Over Rio Robbery Claims

September 08, 2016 0 Comments
Oh dear, it;s getting ba for Ryan week by week. Ryan Lochte has been suspended for 10 months after he falsified claims of being robbed at gunpoint during the Rio Olympics.

The Team USA swimmer was handed the suspension on Wednesday by the International Olympic Committee, the US Olympic Committee, and USA Swimming, TMZ reports.

Policemen, NDLEA Officers Protect Cannabis Planters In Osun

September 08, 2016 0 Comments
The Osun State Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, on August 15, 2016, destroyed about 21 hectares of cannabis sativa at the Onikete Farm Settlement in the Isokan Local Government Area of the state.

However, about 25 kilometres of land, which is allegedly being used to cultivate cannabis in the settlement, was allegedly spared.

Jay Z & Diddy Top Forbes List Of Highest-Earning Hip-Hop Stars

September 08, 2016 0 Comments
Forbes released its annual list of the top 20 earning stars in hip-hop on Wednesday.

Rap moguls Jay Z, 45, and Diddy, 46, landed on top.

Diddy, for the second year in a row, claimed the highest spot on the cash countdown, with $62 million thanks to his Ciroc vodka enterprise and a host of other businesses he has ownership in.

Bauchi police nab 56 kidnappers, rescue 28

September 08, 2016 0 Comments
The Bauchi State POLICE Command has arrested 56 persons including four women suspected to be kidnappers and rescued 28 other people who had been abducted.

 This is as the command also arrested 15 suspected armed robbers across the state all within the last 21 days.

The command also arrested a  suspected rapist, five cattle rustlers and 14 suspected Indian hemp dealers in the Dass, Alkaleri, Soro, Tafawa Balewa, Toro and Gumau axes of the state.

Wednesday, 7 September 2016

'Angelina Jolie' Of Kurdistan Dies While Battling ISIS

September 07, 2016 0 Comments

A woman fighter dubbed the 'Kurdish Angelina Jolie' for her resemblance to the Hollywood superstar has died fighting ISIS, it has been claimed.

Asia Ramazan Antar was among the ranks of the all-female Women's Protection Units - a Kurdish group battling ISIS near Syria's border with Turkey.

Heavy Rain Wreaks Havoc On Lagos and Ogun States

September 07, 2016 0 Comments

The rain that has been falling for like 10 days in Lagos and Ogun states claimed two lives on Tuesday as a newly-wed teenager and a gatekeeper were killed in the states.

While the teenager, Faisa, was killed in Agidingbi, Ikeja area of Lagos, the gatekeeper, 27-year-old Joshua Moses, was electrocuted on the River Valley Estate, in the Ojodu Berger area of Ogun State.

Faisa and her husband, Muhammed, were reportedly married about 10 days ago in their village in Goza, Borno State, and had relocated to Lagos, before her death.

Landlord Evicts Tenants In Edo State For Supporting APC

September 07, 2016 0 Comments

A landlord identified as Mr. David Agberemole has rendered at least 5 tenants in his house in Uzea Community in Esan North East area of Edo State homeless for supporting APC against the PDP.

The tenants, Mr Sylvester Chukwuemeka, Okosun Christiana and Ogbeide Elizabeth who lamented their ordeal said they have suffered untold hardship from their landlord for not supporting the PDP which the landlord was sympathetic to.

Father Dies Minutes After Dancing With Daughter At Her Wedding

September 07, 2016 0 Comments
A Dad tragically died from a heart attack just moments after finishing the first dance with his daughter at her wedding.

Tim Buchanan, 54, was at Michele Howard’s nuptials in Costa Rica when the tragedy happened, along with his wife and her mother Jeni. His partner posted a photo of herself on Facebook with her husband and a poignant message telling their friends at relatives about the heartbreaking timing of his death.

Naira is Now Worst Performing Currency in Africa – Economist

September 07, 2016 0 Comments

Sometimes the worst is not bad enough. Or such is the case for Nigeria’s currency, which nosedived by 30% when the central bank first removed its peg to the dollar on June 20th. The naira is now this year’s poorest-performing currency in Africa. 
Internationally, Nigeria's Naira is only better than the currencies of Venezuela and tiny Suriname. 
Yet were the Naira truly free, it would be weaker still.

Tuesday, 6 September 2016

"I’m Blessed With Big Boobs, I Can’t Date A Poor Man" – Nollywood Actress (Photos)

September 06, 2016 0 Comments

Pound for pound, few women in Nollywood, or even the entire entertainment industry can hold their own when it comes to going head to head in boobs contest with Bolaji Ogunmola. The up and coming hot actress is so endowed in the bosom, that the likes of Cossy wouldn’t want to be in the same room with her for fear of competition. But for the Next Movie Star class of 2013, having big boobs can’t compare to having bigger bu.tt.

Man found hanged in uncompleted building

September 06, 2016 0 Comments
Residents of  Rasaki Sodande Street in the Aboru, Iyana Ipaja area of Lagos State on Monday found the body of a middle-aged man dangling from a rope in an uncompleted building.
Our correspondent gathered that the deceased, identified only as Tunde, was believed to have been murdered in the early hours of Sunday.

Housekeeper who killed employer in Lagos, arrested in Taraba

September 06, 2016 0 Comments

The police in Lagos State have arrested a 22-year-old housekeeper, Tanko Abdulateef, who allegedly stabbed his employer, Mrs. Mabel Okafor, to death in the Ajah area of the state.
PUNCH Metro learnt that Okafor was stabbed in the stomach in her apartment on Close 9, Victoria Garden City, Ajah, on August 17, while her valuables, including three mobile phones, a trinket and some clothes, were stolen.
Our correspondent learnt that Abdulateef had fled the apartment on the day of the incident, which aroused the police’s suspicion that he was behind the murder.