Saturday, June 30, 2012

Bombs, Gunfire Rock Damaturu Again…Shortly After A Dusk-To-Dawn Curfew Came Into Force

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Gunfire and explosions broke out in the troubled northeastern Nigerian city of Damaturu on Saturday [June 30], shortly after a dusk-to-dawn curfew came into force, residents said.

“Explosions and gunshots have been going on in this neighbourhood for over an hour”, said Abdullahi Musa, a civil servant. “We still don’t know what the target is because the shooting started shortly after curfew”, he added.

NEW MUSIC: BURY DA BEEF - Chris Brown Releases A Drake Diss!

Just when one thought it couldn't get any uglier, Chris Brown has dropped a track dissing Drake!

The two got into a brawl at NYC's nightclub W.I.P a couple weeks ago and now Chris Brown is airing it all out with a harsh verse on The Game’s remix of Chief Keef’s “I Don’t Like”.

Brown raps:

THE ULTIMATE TEST: Can You Solve The Hardest Ever Sudoku?

Fancy yourself as a Sudoku whizz? Can you complete the tasks faster than all your friends? Well, now comes the ultimate test - the world's most difficult puzzle. Finnish mathematician Arto Inkala spent three months designing a Sudoku grid with only one solution.

Inkala has warned any potential challengers only the quickest and brightest minds would be able to solve it.
Here is the answer....

PHOTOS: Linda Ikeji “Before Before”…SAME EYES, SAME SMILE

I found this “before before” pic of Linda Ikeji not only amusing but very sexy…you are joking me, so Linda was such a tender looking pretty teenager way back…”very innocent looking fine virgin…” LOL

Linda Ikeji wrote:

Yoruba Actors Are Not Paupers – Madam Kofo

Veteran actress, Abiola Atanda popularly known as Madam Kofo  has cause to disagree recently with Tunde Oshinibosi (Laface) over a demeaning statement the former made against the lifestyle of her colleagues in the movie industry.

Laface who is the founder of the Yoruba Movie Academy Awards(YMAA), while speaking at the award night, held early this month, in Abeokuta, Ogun State, insinuated in good faith that  “most movie stars are poor people who desire to be encouraged.’

Angered by this insinuation, Madam Kofo quickly mounted the stage amidst applaud to put the record straight. She declared: “we are not poor people. Take a good look at me and you would behold an evidence of good living.”

MILITARY PENSION SCAM: Court Jails Bricklayer For Two Years

Justice Musa Sale Shuaibu of the Federal High Court, Yola, Adamawa State, has sentenced Papa Haziel (22), a bricklayer to two years imprisonment for fraudulently obtaining the sum of N1, 222,316:56 from Military Pension Board under false pretence.

Haziel was prosecuted by the Economic and Financial crimes Commission, EFCC. Haziel, who was arraigned on a two count charge, was sentenced without an option of fine. The sentence is however to run consecutively. The accused, who is a bricklayer, was alleged to have claimed to be the son of a retired military officer, Mr. Vatau Haziel, and forged documents with which he had been drawing money from the Military Pension.

PHOTOS: Lauryn Hill PLEADS GUILTY To Tax Evasion, Faces 3 Years In Prison!

Lauryn Hill arrives at court for tax evasion trial
Grammy-winning singer Lauryn Hill pleaded guilty in federal court in Newark, New Jersey, on Friday [June 29] to three counts of failing to file federal income tax returns.

Hill, 37, a hip hop singer and rapper best known as a former member of the Fugees and for a Grammy-winning 1998 solo album, pleaded guilty to failing to file federal returns between 2005 and 2007, despite earning an income of more than $1.8 million primarily from film and recording royalties.

Each count carries a maximum penalty of one year in prison and a $100,000 fine.

Friday, June 29, 2012

HILARIOUS VIDEO: Italy's Two-Goal Ace Mario Balotelli Gets A Shock As He Sups Bottle Of Energy Beverage

MARIO BALOTELLI has been one of the toasts of Euro 2012 — but he can't handle his drink.

The Italian striker, fresh from his two-goal salvo in the semi-final victory over Germany, got a nasty surprise when he supped an energy beverage after being substituted.

SHOCKING VIDEO: Man Found Guilty Commits Suicide In The Courtroom!

” A horrified court room looked on today as a man who had just been convicted of burning down his $3.5 million mansion collapsed and died in front of them. Michael Marin, 53, was found guilty of arson by a jury in Maricopa County Superior Court. He appeared shocked and closed his eyes as the verdict was read before appearing to put something in his mouth and wash it down with liquid in a plastic water bottle. In the shocking court room video, he then fell to the floor a few minutes later in convulsions. Mr Marin was taken to a hospital in Phoenix, Arizona, where he was pronounced dead. ”



Expecting baby ... Adele and Simon Konecki
In a blog post on her official website, the star said she and boyfriend Simon Konecki were "over the moon" at the news and asked fans to respect their privacy.

The post, entitled "I've got some news", said: "Im delighted to announce that Simon and I are expecting our first child together”.

"I wanted you to hear the news direct from me, obviously we’re over the moon and very excited but please respect our privacy at this precious time. Yours always, Adele xx”.

CELEBRITY SPLIT: Tom Cruise And Katie Holmes To Divorce After 5+ Years Of Marriage

Hollywood A-listers Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes are ending a five-year marriage, her lawyer's office has said.

Jonathan Wolfe's office told the BBC the couple were divorcing. Mr Wolfe said: "This is a personal and private matter" and the 33-year-old actress' main concern was her young daughter.

The couple have one child together, and Cruise, 49, has two children from his earlier marriage to Nicole Kidman.

PHOTO: Dinner Time! Kim Kardashian Makes Some Soul Food For Kanye West!

Kim Kardashian is doing whatever it takes to make her man happy, including cooking a home cooked meal.

The 31-year-old reality star got Twitter riled up on Thursday [June 28] night when she tweeted the following:
“Cooking some soul food for my baby!”

PHOTO: Nia Long Covers Essence Magazine With Sons…

The gorgeous Nia Long graces the August cover of Essence magazine, alongside her sons, 7-month-old Kez with boyfriend, former NBA player, Nigerian Ime Udoka and 11-year-old Massai Jr. from a previous relationship.

FAB PHOTOS: Lauryn Hill Arrives At Court For Tax Evasion Trial

Lauryn Hill arrived at a Newark, New Jersey court today [June 29] to begin her tax evasion trial, but looked more dressed for a red carpet event than a court case.

The 'Doo Wop (That Thing)' singer looked lovely in a peach chiffon skirt with a white blouse tucked in and a black blazer, but perhaps should have worn an outfit a little more conservative.

Samuel Eto'o Faces 5-Years In Spanish Jail Over A €3.5m Tax Fraud Allegation

A Spanish public prosecutor has accused Cameroon striker Samuel Eto'o of conspiring to evade 3.5 million euros ($4.4 million) in taxes owed on income from his image rights when he was playing for Barcelona between 2006-2009.

The former Barca and Inter Milan player, now with Russian Premier League club Anzhi Makhachkala, is accused of four tax offences, each punishable with up to five years in prison and a fine of as much as 21 million euros.

BBA STARGAME: DAY 54 - Nigerian Singer & Big Brother Africa Rep Goldie Not Feeling Well

Nigerian singer and Big Brother rep Goldie had her fellow Housemates worried this morning [June 29]. She spent most of the morning feeling unwell and also found difficulties in going about her morning routine of preparing breakfast for her fellow housemates.

The Nigerian lass laid on the couch for much of the morning and failed to eat her breakfast which got Keagan and Junia worried. They tried persuading her to eat something without much success.

INTERESTING STORY: Nigerian Pastor Runs Mad While Praying For A Mad Man…

Scene of the mad man and the pastor, at Oke-Ado, 
Ibadan, Oyo State, on Thursday. Photo: Seye Adeniyi

PEOPLE living at Oke-Ado area of Ibadan, Oyo State, as well as shop owners and automobile dealers along Molete road in the town, on Thursday [June 28], watched a drama involving a pastor and a mad man.

The pastor, whose name is Timothy, according to an eyewitness, got to Ososami junctions of Oke-Ado around 5.20 p.m and went to meet the mentally-deranged man, popularly known as Tunde, who was sitting in front of a building in the area.

Canoe Owners Make Huge Profits In Flooded Communities As RAIN WRECKS HAVOC Across Lagos State

The floods which accompanied Thursday’s [June 28] downpour provided an opportunity for canoe owners to charge exorbitant fees for desperate residents to get to work.

Punch correspondent, who visited Omojuwa Estate, Ikosi/Isheri Local Council Development Area, Lagos, observed that scores of residents queued up to patronise the canoes in order to get to dry land.

The area, which is located on a lowland, was submerged in water.

Michael Jackson’s Tiger, Named Thriller, Died Of Lung Cancer

Michael Jackson’s tiger, named Thriller, died of lung cancer at actress-activist Tippi Hedren’s wildlife preserve in California. The tiger belonged to Jackson when he lived at his fabled Neverland ranch.
Hedren said that the 13-year-old, 375-pound tiger died June 11. A necropsy has been performed and the tiger was cremated. Staff workers are holding a private service where the ashes are buried in a section of the preserve set aside for the animals that die there.

Thursday, June 28, 2012

Soul Legend, Sade Adu 'Regrets' Not Working With Jay-Z

Sade Adu has revealed that her number one regret in her career is not asking Jay-Z for a collaboration.

The soul legend released her last studio album Soldier Of Love in 2010 which soared to number one on the US Billboard charts. While the album was a huge success across the world, Sade says she still has regrets about the record. 


Snoop Dogg was detained at an airport in Norway today [June 28] after authorities allegedly found him in possession of marijuana.

The rapper, 40, was stopped at customs at the Kjevic Airport in Kristiansand where customs officers are said to have discovered eight grams of the drug, according to TMZ.

He was fined 12,000 Norwegian Krone - just under $2000 - and released. 


A married man, Amaechi Uche Padmore, has been arrested by the police and charged to a Lagos court on the allegation that his lover, Edith Nwokolo, died while he was having sex with her.

He is now facing a murder charge at Ebute Metta Magistrate’s court, Lagos over the death of Edith.

According to PMNews, the lovers, who are both married, engaged in sex romp at 94, Mushin Road, Mushin, Lagos and while Uche was on top of Edith, she started breathing heavily, jerked and died.


David Erhabor, husband of a former commissioner in Edo State, Florence Igbinigie-Erhabor, on Wednesday [June 27], told a Benin High Court, that his wife of 15 years once came home without putting on a pair of pants.

He said, “There was a day she came back home drunk and without a pair of pants on her. She was in the habit of keeping late nights”.

David, while testifying in a divorce suit, No HAB/16D/2011, instituted by his wife, a former Commissioner for Women Affairs, under Chief Lucky Igbinedion, told the court he did not envisage a broken home in his life.

21-Year-Old Nigerian Chibundu Onuzo Voted UK's No.1 BEST BLACK STUDENT Of 2012

21 year old Nigerian Chibundu Onuzo recently added to her growing list of plaudit when she was voted the UK's No.1 Best Black student of 2012. 

The King’s College, London student, who is the youngest woman to be signed to publishing powerhouse, Faber & Faber, was given the accolade by a panel of leading black Britons at a glittering ceremony at the Houses of Parliament on Thursday 7th June 2012, in front of an invited audience of MPs, senior business heads, family members, friends and press.

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Still Looking Super In Her Forties! Naomi Campbell Defies Ageing Process As She Stars In Pinko Campaign Aged 42

After more than two decades in the fashion industry Naomi Campbell's modelling career is still going strong. Boasting a seemingly wrinkle-free complexion and toned limbs the 42-year-old supermodel has been recruited by Italian label Pinko for the second time to front its autumn / winter campaign.
Striking a defiant pose with her hair blowing in the breeze she was captured in colour by photographer duo Daniele Duella and Iango Henzi at Spring Studios in London.

Two Sex Workers Sent To Kirikiri Prison, Lagos For Theft

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A man got a raw deal in the hands of two sex workers when he went to a brothel to satisfy his sexual desire. But the prostitutes have now landed in Kirikiri Prison.

While the man called Ayodele, 42, was having sex with one of the sex workers identified as Bekky,19, another prostitute, Titilayo, 21,  sneaked into the room and allegedly stole his gold necklace chain worth N138,000 and undisclosed amount of money.

INCEST: Nigerian Woman Catches Husband (51) Having Sex With 15-Year-Old Daughter

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A 45-year-old woman has caught her husband having sex with their only daughter of 15 years. The 51-year-old man resides with his wife and their daughter at Ayobo, Ipaja, Lagos.

A reliable source revealed to PMNews that the girl’s mother who is a trader at Oshodi, on the fateful day, went  to Festac Town but had to return home because she was not feeling well. According to the source, the woman, on getting home, met her husband and their daughter on their matrimonial bed having sex and the man sucking her breasts.

Zimbabwean Man (28) Forcefully Kisses Mother-In-Law (46), Attempts To Lick Her Privates

In an incident that left the whole suburb shell shocked, a Bulawayo man did what one should never even fantacise or think of.

Tendai Shoko (28) of Gwabalanda in Bulawayo allegedly attempted to fondle his mother-in-law, Hilda Nyoni (46), whom to him was too beautiful to ignore, so it seems. Reports say Shoko PROPOSED LOVE TO HIS MOTHER-IN-LAW sometime this year and was turned down. Shoko could not take NO as an answer and allegedly went on pester her for love.

SEX STARVED: My Wife Uses Sex As A Bargaining Tool, Nigerian Man Tells Court…Wife - I Always See Used Condoms In His Car

Mr Taiwo Benson on Tuesday [June 26] urged an Ado-Ekiti Customary Court to dissolve his eight-year-old marriage with his wife, Maureen because his wife always uses sex as a bargaining tool.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Benson told the court that the marriage produced two children, aged six and four years. “My wife denies me sex on a regular basis. She only gives me sex whenever she wants to get something in return”. “There have being countless occasions when I demanded sex from my wife, and she would just ignore me like I do not exist”.

Tuesday, June 26, 2012


Gunmen with explosives attacked a police station on Tuesday [June 26] in the northern Nigerian city of Kano, previously targeted by Islamist militant group Boko Haram, a police source said.

“Goron Dutse police station is under attack by gunmen using explosives and guns”, a senior police official said on condition of anonymity.

ODD WORLD: Cops Probe Japanese Artist Who Had His Penis And Testicles Removed Then Cooked & Served Them To Diners

Public offence ... artist Mao serves up his own penis to diners
POLICE in Japan are questioning a controversial artist who fed his GENITALS to a group of diners. Mao Sugiyama, 22, had his penis and testicles surgically removed and frozen in March.

A month later the "asexual" illustrator defrosted his tackle and cooked it up in public - serving the delicacy to customers at £160 (20,000 yen) a time.

RAPE: Nigerian Man To Receive 30 Strokes Publicly, One-Year Jail Term For Raping A Six-Year-Old Girl

Last year, an Indonesia woman, Irdavanti Mukhtar was found guilty by a Sharia court for being in ‘close proximity’ to man other than her husband…she was whipped publicly by Sharia Police

An Upper Sharia Court at Gusau in Zamfara on Monday [June 25] sentenced a 36-year-old man, Saidu Abubakar, to one year imprisonment and 30 strokes of the cane for raping a six-year old girl.

Delivering judgement on Monday, the Presiding Judge, Alhaji Sanusi Magami, said that Abubakar, having pleaded guilty to the offence was convicted as charged.


Florent Malouda is set to leave Chelsea this summer with Brazilian clubs Vasco Da Gama and Fluminense battling for his signature.

Malouda, who joined Chelsea from Lyon for £13m in 2007, has one year left on his contract but the club are prepared to sell the winger.

Statement By Kenya Airways On Media Reports Regarding Death Of A Passenger On Flight KQ117 From Amsterdam To Nairobi

DIVORCE: Church Formally Announces Rev. Chris Okotie’s Separation From Stephanie, His Wife Of Four Years

HOUSEHOLD of God Ministry, yesterday [June 25], released an official statement, announcing the dissolution of the marriage of its founder/General Overseer, Rev. Christopher Akpoborie Okotie, to Stephanie Henshaw.

The statement signed by the spokesman for the church, Pastor Ladi Ayodeji, stated: “Pastor of our church, the Household of God, Oregun, Lagos, Rev. Chris Okotie, announced his separation from Stephanie, his wife of four years, at the end of service last Sunday [June 24]”.

ADULTERY: Pentecostal Fellowship Of Nigeria, PFN, Expels Pastor Over Alleged Adultery

File Photo: Deliverance Session in a Church
 (Note: This is not Rev Lucky Oghenemiroro)
PENTECOSTAL Fellowship of Nigeria, PFN, Ughelli North Chapter, Delta State, yesterday, expelled Rev. Lucky Utakpa Oghenemiroro of God’s Gifted Ministry International for allegedly impregnating a woman outside wedlock and re-marrying.

Handing the letter of expulsion to the church,  chairman of  PFN in the area,  Rev. Emman Eredoro, the Secretary,  Dr. Mereh Wariri  and other executives, said they had exhausted all efforts to make Oghenemiroro “retrace his steps but to no avail”, adding that the marriage between him and his wife was still subsisting.

Mainstreet Bank Sacks 800 Workers…Nigeria Labour Unions Demand Immediate Reversal

THE management of Mainstreet Bank Plc, formerly Afribank Plc, Friday [June 22], sacked no fewer than 800 workers despite the Federal Government’s directive to the management of the bank and organised labour to maintain status quo pending resolution of labour issues between the management and labour.

It was gathered that the sack came few days after the Federal Government through the Ministry of Labour and Productivity at a meeting in Abuja with the organised Labour and management of the bank on the outstanding gratuity of staff of the defunct Afribank Nigeria Plc.


Emmanuel Ohuabunwa
A 22-year-old Nigerian has emerged the best graduating student of John Hopkins University in the United States. He obtained a Grade Point Average of 3.98 out of a possible 4.0 to earn a degree in Neurosciences…


A 22-year-old Nigerian, Emmanuel Ohuabunwa, has made history at John Hopkins University, United States of America.  Ohuabunwa from Arochukwu, Abia State, has done the nation proud by becoming the first black man to make a Grade Point Average of 3.98 out of 4.0 to bag a degree in Neurosciences in the university. He was also adjudged as having the highest honours during the graduation that was held on May 24 this year.


A 44-year-old man, Israel Owoyomi, on Monday [June 25]  told an Oshodi Grade ‘B’ Customary Court, Lagos that he ordered his wife, Toyin,  to stop bearing his name because of her  refusal to have sex with him.

Toyin had filed for a divorce on the grounds that her husband was an infidel and that he asked her to stop bearing his name.

Reacting to the allegation, Israel said he made the decision after being denied sex for months.

Monday, June 25, 2012

Nigerian Woman In Trouble Over Facebook BOKO HARAM Message

Afolakemi Mojisola Adeniyi
A 23-year old mother of one has been arrested by policemen from Ipaja Police Station, Lagos State, for calling her ex-husband a member of the Boko Haram sect on Facebook.

The suspect, Afolakemi Mojisola Adeniyi, was arrested following a complaint lodged at the station by her former husband, Alfa Umar Gobir that his ex-wife posted his picture on facebook and tagged him a member of the Boko Haram.

Court Stops President Goodluck Jonathan From Renaming UNILAG

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos today [June 25] granted an interim order restraining the Federal Government from renaming the University of Lagos. The order was granted by Justice Stephen Adah, while ruling in the suit brought against the May 29, 2012 renaming of the institution by the students and alumni of the University of Lagos.

The court, however, advised the litigants to harmonise the suits into one and adjourned further hearing till 4July 2012.


Alhaji Mohammed Bello Masaba

The controversial Bida-based Islamic cleric and husband of 97 wives, Alhaji Mohammed Bello Masaba, on Sunday, debunked the rumour of his death, saying, ''I am hale and hearty. The rumour of my death is not true”.

The rumour of the death of the 87-year-old record polygamist spread like fire in harmattan on Saturday [June 23], especially in the mass media, leading to phone calls and the handing down of instructions by editors to their reporters to get update on the issue.

HOT SHOTS: D’Banj For The Guardian/Observer UK

Few days ago D’Banj was on the cover of widely read UK newspaper The Guardian’s Sunday insert which is called The Observer.

Here are more pictures from his cover story...Doesn’t he look more handsome without shades on?...

Sunday, June 24, 2012

REPORTS: Rev Chris Okotie Ends Four-Year-Old Marriage With Wife, Stephanie Henshaw…His Second Failed Marriage

Spotted Via naijapals:

It was a bleak Sunday [June 24] for the congregation of former pop star turned cleric, Rev’d Chris Okotie when he announced the break-up in his marriage of four years to his second wife, Stephanie. The bad news which enveloped the Household of God Church, Oregun, Lagos stunned members as they stood still and speechless for seconds after he dropped the bombshell shortly to the close of Sunday service few hours ago. The Sunday service

BREAKING NEWS: Boko Haram Breaks Into Damaturu Prison, Frees Detained Members

Reports reaching the blogger from Yobe State is that the dreaded Islamic sect, Boko Haram has kept to its threat once again that it would carry out another strike on Sunday June 24. This time the attack was on Damaturu, a city that is already under a 24-hour curfew.

VIDEOS & PHOTOS: Jay-Z & Rihanna Share The Stage At BBC's Radio 1 Hackney Weekend

We all know Beyoncé loves her man. She's even been quoted as saying "I've always been a Jay-Z groupie." If that's not true love, we don't know what is.

Currently overseas checking out her man's closing Watch The Throne Tour stop in Birmingahm, UK (where she was photo'd with Kim Kardashian) Beyoncé proved she was up for a second round, as she was spotted getting down in the audience as Jay hit the stage with Rihanna for the opening day of BBC's Radio 1 Hackney Weekend.


D’Banj performed the BBC Radio 1 Hackney Weekend festival in London town yesterday [June 23]. The Nigerian entertainer took to the stage with his brother Kay-switch and his friend Ikechukwu. It did not take long for the Koko master to show the world his energy and his stage control abilities.

PHOTOS: Michael Essien & Nadia Buhari Celebrate Comeback…Kissing And Hugging In Public

Former lovebirds, Michael Essien and Nadia Buari announced the return of their once sizzling romance earlier this week with some passionate kisses at a party held in Ghana.

According to GhanaCelebrities, the two may have appeared to have settled their differences after they broke up about two years ago.

Saturday, June 23, 2012

Blue Ivy Carter Named Honorary Citizen Of Croatian Island

Looks like Beyoncé and Hubby, Jay-Z have a new accolade to add to their 5-month old daughter’s resume. Baby Blue Ivy was recently named an honorary citizen of the Croatian Island of Hvar.


The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NIMET) on Saturday [June 23] said Lagos would soon experience a seven-day rainfall. Mr Abayomi Oyegoke of NIMET Central Forecast Unit, Oshodi, Lagos, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).

Oyegoke also said a total of 570 mm of rainfall had been recorded in Lagos State between January and June.

ODD WORLD: Chinese Football Fan Dies After Going ELEVEN Nights Without Sleep As He Watched Every Single Euro 2012 Match

A Chinese football fan died after going 11 nights without sleep as he tried to watch every single kick of the ball of Euro 2012.  Jiang Xiaoshan, said to be supporting England and France in the tournament, died of exhaustion on Tuesday [June 19] morning.

Because of the time difference, he reportedly stayed up each night with friends and then went to work the following day.

NARCOTICS: Suspect Inserts 66 Wraps (1kg) Of Narcotics In Private Part In Lagos

Mande Bala
Story By PUNCH:

Law enforcement agents and travellers were last week astonished when 66 wraps of narcotics, which tested positive to methamphetamine, were discovered in the private part of Mande Bala, 48, at the screening section of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos on June 15, 2012.

The lady was promptly arrested by officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency shortly before she was due to board a Kenyan Airways flight to Nairobi.



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