Monday, December 31, 2012
PHOTO: Truck Kills A Lady At Tin Can Island Port, Apapa, Lagos Today [Dec. 31] - VIEWERS DISCRETION ADVISED!
There was confusion at First Gate bus stop, Tin Can Island Port, this morning [Dec. 31] when a lady simply identified as Esther was crushed to death by a truck.
Eyewitnesses told PMNews the accident occurred when some policemen stopped a commuter bus driver and created a traffic jam when they tried to extort money from the driver.
QUESTION OF THE DAY: President Jonathan Asks If Boko Haram Attacks & Other Global Violence Are Signs Of “End Times”
|President Goodluck Jonathan: Any End In Sight To Boko Haram Attacks?|
President Goodluck Jonathan has questioned whether deadly Islamist attacks on churches in Nigeria and other violence worldwide could be signs of coming “end times”.
Jonathan, speaking after 15 Christians had their throats slit last week in the Nigeria’s northeast, also suggested Islamist extremist group Boko Haram aimed to take over the Nigerian capital Abuja, but vowed the group would be defeated.
VIDEO: Kanye West Announces Kim Kardashian Is Pregnant! - "Stop The Music And Make Noise For My Baby Mama"
Kim Kardashian is pregnant with her first child….
The 32-year-old's boyfriend Kanye West announced the big news in a big way -- right in the middle of his concert at Revel in Atlantic City on Dec. 30. The 35-year-old rapper reportedly told the crowd to "stop the music and make noise for my baby mama", referring to Kardashian, who was in the audience.
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was hospitalized Sunday [Dec. 30] after doctors discovered a blood clot during a follow-up exam related to a concussion she suffered this month, her spokesman said.
She is expected to remain at New York Presbyterian Hospital for the next 48 hours so doctors can monitor her condition and treat her with anti-coagulants, said Philippe Reines, deputy assistant secretary of state.
Sunday, December 30, 2012
FINALLY! Mario Balotelli Ends Long-Term Feud With His Birth Mother By Spending Christmas With Her…His First In 20 Years
|Thinking outside the box: Mario gave |
his mum the gift of himself
Bad boy Mario Balotelli ended his long feud with his mum...treating her to Christmas Day at his luxury home.
The Manchester City striker picked up Rose Barwuah in his camouflage Bentley wearing an army-style outfit. He drove her from her rented £67,000 house to his £3million mansion in Alderley Edge, Cheshire. His sister Angel, 13, joined them for the day.
A source close to the star said:
“This was Mario’s first proper Christmas with his real mother. They had a great day”. “It is fair to say that they have had a rocky relationship – Rose has accused the Balotellis of turning Mario against her”.
PHOTOS: P-Square Cruised To Abidjan In Private Jet…To Perform With Chris Brown Later Tonight [Dec. 30]
Few hours ago, the duo of P-Square, their brother, Jude Okoye with their “Baddest Band” arrived Abidjan where they will be performing alongside Chris Brown later tonight [Dec. 30] at the P-SQUARE & CHRIS BROWN CONCERT LIVE IN ABIDJAN.
Peter Okoye took to Instagram to share some moments - before departure, while "private jetting" and with fans in Abidjan.
Japanese porn actress Uta Kohaku shows off two of the more than 100 bottles of semen sent to her by fans for inclusion in a new movie, "Semen Collection 2."
A Japanese porn actress has at least 100 fans that would give their lives to her. Well, at least help her give life to another.
As part of an upcoming erotic opus tentatively titled "Semen Collection 2", Uta Kohaku asked her fans on Twitter to donate to the cause by sending in bottles of their own male bodily fluids (Sperm) for inclusion in the film, according to the Brazilian website, Odia.ig.com.br.
Water babe ... Rita Ora takes a dip in Dubai
SINGER, Rita Ora lapped up the winter sun in scorching Dubai wearing a revealing swimsuit while she larked in the pool…
INTERVIEW: If You’re Against Your Pastor DIVORCING and REMARRYING, “Leave The Church” - APOSTLE ANSELM MADUBUKO
APOSTLE Anselm Madubuko, architect, publisher of the Gospel Forerunner, founder/General Overseer of Revival Assembly Church, Ogba, Ikeja in an interview with Media personalities, spoke on the church’s 22nd anniversary commencing on December 14 to 17, 2012. Excerpts via Vanguard…
Q: Give us an insight of what this programmed is all about?
A: The church started on December 16, 1990. This is the 22nd anniversary. We are thanking God for His faithfulness and getting ready for next year. Normally, at this time every year, we invite guests and hosts events to mark the programme. We call it fire convention, but this year we are taking it to the next level.
|Governor Idris Wada|
Contrary to insinuations, Governor Idris Wada of Kogi State may not be flown abroad for the treatment of the injuries he sustained in the accident involving his convoy on Friday [Dec. 28].
Doctors at the hospital where the governor was receiving treatment hinted, yesterday [Dec. 29], that Wada rejected the option of flying him abroad for further treatment after undergoing what was described as inter-locking nail surgery on his broken thigh in the crash.
Saturday, December 29, 2012
Nigeria’s Biggest Challenge To Good Governance Is NOT CORRUPTION, But Nigerians’ BAD ATTITUDE - President Goodluck Jonathan
|President Goodluck Jonathan|
President Goodluck Jonathan today [Dec. 29] claimed that Nigeria’s biggest challenge to good governance is not corruption, but the attitude of Nigerians, PMNews reports..
Jonathan submitted this theory today in Yenagoa during a flowery tribute that he paid his former national security adviser, General Andrew Owoye Azazi, at Azazi’s burial.
Sweden leads the way in keeping its waste out of landfill sites.
It recycles what could be reused and burns what can be safely incinerated to provide power for a quarter of a million homes.
The only problem is, the environment-conscious Swedes aren't throwing away enough trash to feed the incinerators.
Organisers of the recently concluded P-Square concert in Kampala - “Chop Ma Money Concert” are nursing losses after proceeds from ticket sales went missing.
Over Shs450m that was collected from various points that included Lugogo Forest Mall, Nakumatt Supermarket, Capital Shoppers among others was reported at Jinja Road police as missing.
|Obafemi Martins (Left) confirmed rumours that he is dating Abigail Barwuah (Right)|
Levante striker Obafemi Martins has confirmed rumours that he is dating Abigail Barwuah, the elder sister of Manchester City attacker Mario Balotelli.
Wolfsburg man has moved to squash such claims and revealed his anger with people who are meddling with his personal life.
Martins told Goal.com:
KOKO CONCERT – D’Banj Apologised To His Fans For Trekking To Jerusalem To Watch Him Perform Live On Stage
It would be recalled Lagosians took to twitter yesterday [Dec. 28] to express and joke about their Sweet & Sour Experience as they embarked on an Israelite journey from "Lagos Bar Beach" to Eko Atlantic City…to attend D’Banj’s Koko Concert…
So many hilarious tweets were flying all over twitter, like these:
From Tolu Ogunlesi:
Stunning ... Scarlett Johansson poses for photo shoot
Scarlett Johansson looks angelic as she covers the February 2013 issue of ELLE UK in a body hugging white dress.
The 28-year-old actress opens up about everything from turning the big 30 to love in the publication hitting newsstands any day now.
AZAZI’S BURIAL: Governors, Ministers, Other VIPs Shun Helicopters At Airport...Opted To Travel To Yenagoa By Road
Scores of very important personalities (VIPs) attending the funeral ceremonies for the immediate past National Security Adviser (NSA), Genl Andrew Azazi (rtd), in Yenagoa this weekend have been avoiding travelling to the venue by helicopter.
Azazi, the then Governor Patrick Yakowa of Kaduna State and four others died on Saturday, December 15 when the Nigerian Navy Augusta helicopter conveying them from Okoroba, Bayelsa State to Port Harcourt crashed minutes after take-off.
About 200 students have been expelled by the authorities of Covenant University, Cannanland, Ota, Ogun State, recently for what was described as “disregard of paramount core values”.
Vanguard investigation revealed that out of the figure, about 126 were expelled for not attending the ‘departure service’, meant to sign off from the school after the end of the Semester and Matriculation of students on November 30. Five other students were thrown out for smoking while unconfirmed source said additional 60 got the same fate for violating other rules bordering on the University’s core values. A few others were given four weeks suspension for failure to sign the head count that was conducted a couple of weeks earlier.
JUST IN: Indian Victim Of Gang Rape Dies In Hospital In Singapore…She Had Suffered Severe Organ Failure
The woman was flown to Singapore for treatment
A 23-year-old Indian woman who was gang-raped on a bus in New Delhi has died in a Singapore hospital. The brutal attack in which the medical student was badly beaten and raped for almost an hour before being thrown out of the moving bus sparked protests across India.
The chief executive of the Mount Elizabeth Hospital in Singapore, where she was flown for specialist treatment, said she had suffered severe organ failure.
Kelvin Loh added:
TRIBUTE: SLEEP ON Chinwe Chukwuogo-Roy M.B.E…An Acclaimed Artist After Three-Year-Battle Against Cancer
Chinwe Chukwuogo-Roy at Buckingham Palace after she received an MBE at Buckingham Palace. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday December 11, 2009. See PA story ROYAL Investiture. Photo credit should read: Lewis Whyld/PA Wire ES 14/12/09
Sleep on Chinwe Chukwuogo-Roy a respected sculptor and lithographer…
I received with a heavy heart news of your departure from earth few minutes ago, I was utterly distraught as I looked forward to meeting you again when next I visit London.
PHOTOS: CELEBS OR SUSPECTS? - Is This Nigeria’s Way Of Providing Security For American Celebs Visiting?
Overtime, I have noticed each time these American celebs visit Nigeria they were always flanked by gun toting mobile policemen as if they were under arrest or something…Or just a show of our military Police might?
I beg I guess we can do better than this security show off...Thank goodness Michelle Williams put on a smile, or else the three American celebs who visited Lagos in the month of Dec. 2012 as pictured below looked like Nigerian Police parading suspects as usual...LOL
DEC. 7, 2012 - FORMER DESTINY'S CHILD MEMBER, MICHELLE WILLIAMS IN LAGOS DURING THE EXPERIENCE
Friday, December 28, 2012
Tragedy: Sincere Smith, front right, died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound when he grabbed his father's gun from a table on Christmas Day
A two-year-old boy was killed by a self-inflicted wound when he picked up his father's gun and shot himself accidently.
Rondell Javon Smith, 30, was arrested after his son, Sincere Smith, died on Christmas Day. Smith, who is inconsolable about the death of his baby son, will be charged with involuntary manslaughter.
PHOTOS: Brandy Norwood Shows Off Her Bikini Body As She Heads To Hawaii To Celebrate Her Engagement...But Hides Away The Ring
On top of the world: Brandy seems in great spirits as she chats to fans, but hides away her engagement ring
Brandy Norwood is celebrating her recent engagement in style, by heading off on a romantic beach Holiday to Hawaii with her new fiancé in tow.
The 33-year-old singer, whose engagement to music executive Ryan Press emerged earlier in the week, showed off her bikini body during the celebratory trip, but kept her ring under wraps.
HOLY GHOST CONGRESS OR POLITICAL CONGRESS?: Ex RCCG Pastor Apologised To Pastor Adeboye…"Pls Forgive Me For The Sake Of Christ”
An erstwhile pastor of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Bankole Solomon, who recently criticised Pastor E.A Adeboye for turning the church annual Holy Ghost Congress into Political Congress, has apologised.
Bankole, who claimed he voluntarily resigned his pastoral duties in the church in 2010, but still worships there as an ordinary member, had expressed he was unhappy - that politicians should not be allowed to mount the altar to fool the congregation.
|Shakira and Gerard Pique|
Shakira and her boyfriend Gerard Pique have apparently pretended to become parents for the first time in an April Fool's-style prank.
Barcelona footie ace Gerard took to Twitter to break the "happy news" to unsuspecting fans of the couple.
He wrote: "Our son has been born! We are very happy! Thank you to everyone for your messages!"
JUST IN: Kogi State Governor, Captain Idris Wada, Involved In Ghastly Motor Accident...ADC & Driver Feared Dead
|Captain Idris Wada|
The Governor of Kogi State, Captain Idris Wada was involved in ghastly motor accident some minutes ago around Jingbe, just before Salem University (along Lokoja-Ajaokuta road) while returning from Ayingba.
The governor’s ADC and driver are feared dead while Captain Wada is being treated at the State Specialist Hospital.
PHOTOS: MY SNAKES ARE SO CHARMING - Man Wraps Himself In Burmese Pythons…One Of The Largest Pythons In The World
PIERS MORGAN: “Amend” Bible To Allow Gay Marriage…CNN Host Compares The Bible To U.S’s Constitution In Interview With Pastor Rick Warren
Television host Piers Morgan is facing the wrath of God-fearing Americans after calling for an 'amendment' to the Bible to allow gay marriage.
The former British newspaper editor compared the Bible to the US constitution while interviewing celebrity pastor Rick Warren on his CNN chat show.
D’BANJ’S KOKO CONCERT: Top Hilarious Tweets - Bar Beach = Egypt. Eko Atlantic City = Promised Land. Atlantic Ocean = Red Sea. D’Banj Fans = Grumbling Israelites
Koko concert held yesterday [Dec. 27] in Lagos, Eko Atlantic City to be precise…No doubt, D’Banj is a massive crowd puller. Lagosians turned out in their 1,000s to catch a glimpse of the event's host – Hollywood’s Idris Elba and American singer Big Sean, etc…
But it was a Sweet & Sour Experience for many - a long dusty journey from "Lagos Bar Beach" to Eko Atlantic City…various Lagosians have since been lamenting/narrating and joking about their KoKo Concert experience via twitter in what many called an “Endurance Trek” - Israelites Journey of 40 Years = Eko Atlantic City Journey of 40 Minutes...Overall impression was - the concert was a BOMB...apart from the “Endurance Trek”, LOL
PICTURED: LAGOS FIRECRACKER EXPLOSIONS - Hospital Kicks Out Victim Who Jumped From The 2nd Floor & Fractured His Leg OVER BILLS
|Ahmed laying helpless on the Hospital Floor|
One of those injured in the Lagos firecracker explosions, Jimoh Ahmed, who spoke with PUNCH on Thursday [Dec. 27], said the injured victims were abandoned by rescue workers who brought them to the hospital.
Q: I learnt you are one of those injured in the banger (firecracker) explosions?
A: Yes. I had a leg fracture after I jumped from the second floor of the building housing where my shop was. I had to do it when the firecrackers started going off.
AFCON 2013: Eagles' Skipper Joseph Yobo Blasts Osaze Odemwingie To Grow Up…He’s Not The L. Messi Or C. Ronaldo Of Nigeria
|Eagles skipper Joseph Yobo|
Eagles skipper Joseph Yobo has slammed West Bromwich striker Osaze Odemwingie for being disrespectful, saying he must grow up.
Odemwingie has on Twitter indirectly put down Yobo when he accused recent Eagles captains of looking out only for themselves, adding that the team lacks a leader.
FEMALE GANG RAPISTS: 33-Year-Old Zimbabwe Soldier Drugged & Gang Raped By 3 Women, Then Dumped In Bush
A 33-year-old Zimbabwe National Army soldier was reportedly forced to drink an unknown substance by three women who later took turns to be intimate with him before dumping him in a bushy area on the outskirts of Gweru.
After regaining consciousness, the soldier reported the attack at Gweru Central Police Station. Police said the soldier reported that the attack occurred last Sunday between 8am and 11:30am.
Midlands Police spokesperson Inspector Leonard Chabata said the soldier was at Amtec Motors in Gweru hitching lifts to Harare.
AFCON 2013: Obafemi Martins – I Am Not Disappointed I Was Left Out…Nigeria Has A Team Capable Of Winning The Nations Cup Without Me
Levante striker, Obafemi Martins, has tipped Nigeria to win the Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa. The 28-year-old Martins is one of several top stars axed by coach Stephen Keshi from a provisional 32-man squad.
‘Obagoal’ has said he is not disappointed he has been left out of the Nigeria squad to the AFCON next month despite his goals in the Spanish La Liga.
Thursday, December 27, 2012
|Lt General Azubuike Ihejirika|
Chief of Army Staff, Lt General Azubuike Ihejirika today [Dec. 27] shook the Nigerian Army to its foundation by announcing a sweeping clean of top Generals, 38 of who were sent on compulsory retirement including former Corps Commander of the Army Infantry School, Jaji, Kaduna state, Major General MD Isa who was recently moved out following a twin bomb explosion at the Protestant Military church located within the military formation.
PHOTOS: Heavily Pregnant Shakira Steps Out Make-Up Free As She Takes Her Bump On A Luxury Shopping Trip
On the go: Heavily pregnant Shakira was pictured doing some Christmas shopping last Monday in Barcelona
She may be eight months pregnant but Shakira is showing no signs of slowing down. Keeping active, the make-up free star, 35, enjoyed a luxury shopping trip in Barcelona last Monday.
Despite her large baby bump, Shakira stayed on the feet as she spied out potential buys for Christmas gifts in the busy shopping area of Passeig de Gràcia.
SEX CRIME: Gang-Raped Indian Teenager Kills Herself After Police Pressured Her To Drop The Case & Marry One Of Her Attackers
|Protesters call for better safety for women in India|
A 17-year-old Indian girl who was gang-raped killed herself after police pressured her to drop the case and marry one of her attackers, police and a relative said on Thursday [Dec. 27].
Amid the ongoing uproar over the gang-rape of a student on a bus in New Delhi earlier this month, the latest case has again shone the spotlight on the police's handling of sex crimes.
AFCON 2013: Millwall’s Defender, Danny Shittu, Rejects His Call-Up To The National Team…NFF Rejects His Rejection
|Millwall's defender, Danny Shittu|
Yesterday [Dec. 26], Super Eagles’ coach, Stephen Keshi confirmed that Newcastle United’s striker, Shola Ameobi would not be part of his AFCON 2013 squad, as a result of the clause he signed in his (renewed) contract with his club two years ago.
Earlier today [Dec. 27], Millwall’s defender, Danny Shittu also followed suit by rejecting the call-up to the national team.
PREGNANCY CONFIRMED!!! Mediatakeout.Com Confirms Kim Kardashian & Kanye West Are Expecting Their First Child…
Gossip website, MediaTakeOut.com is boldly confirming that Kim Kardashian is carrying Kanye West’s Baby/Babies – It claims Kim was treated for "acute morning sickness" on Boxing Day [Dec. 26]...
According to the site, the 32-year-old reality star is in the early stages of her pregnancy and is already suffering from hyperemesis gravidarum, the same type of acute morning sickness that afflicted Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge.
PICTURED: Homeless Man Whose Face Was Eaten By "Miami Cannibal" Is Now Entirely Blind, But Refuses Surgery As “It's Going To Hurt”
Small steps: Ronald Poppo is pictured in June after 80 per cent of his face was eaten off in a horrific attack
Seven months since his face was eaten in a horrific attack as he slept along a Florida causeway, Ronald Poppo is entirely blind, barely talking and refusing further surgery because 'it's going to hurt'.
The victim of the infamous Miami Cannibal, Rudy Eugene, is now living at Jackson Memorial Perdue Medical Center, a sprawling 163-bed rehabilitation facility in South Miami-Dade.
This morning [Dec. 27] there was an explosion in a residence on Onabola street in Lagos. It was reported that the explosion shook the whole of Somolu Bariga and that dynamite may have been the cause.
Gorgeous Vanessa Bryant slipped on a two thousand dollar Gucci dress and suited up her little girls for a family holiday photo shoot.
Kobe and Vanessa saw some kinks in their relationship earlier in the year when they almost headed down divorce lane, but it looks like the pair is back and ready to make some power moves!
Tyra Banks‘ famous smize is all over the January issue of Harper’s Bazaar Singapore. She’s still got it!
Tyra shows off her veteran modeling skills in avante-garde and geometrically shaped pieces in the issues of January 2013 spread full of graphic black and white and wearing Giorgio Armani, Chanel, Donna Karan, and more.
In the issue, she speaks about wanting to become a mother…
PHOTOS: Roman Abramovich’s Lover, Dasha Zhukova Shows Off Pregnancy Bump As MEGA-RICH Prepares To Welcome His Seventh Child
Baby number two: Dasha Zhukova soaked up the sun in St. Barts on Tuesday as she showed off a small baby bump
MEGA-RICH Roman Abramovich is expecting his seventh child — the second with his lover.
Russian socialite Dasha Zhukova, 31, showed off her baby bump as the couple spent Christmas Day in the Caribbean with their three-year-old son Aaron.
Chelsea FC owner Abramovich, 46, is said to be delighted at becoming a father again.
|President George Bush|
Former US President George Bush senior was in intensive care last night [Dec. 26] with a serious fever. Mr Bush, 88, was moved into the specialist unit of the Methodist Hospital in Houston, Texas, a month after being admitted with a bronchitis-like cough.
His spokesman Jim McGrath said: