Showing posts from January, 2018

Petrol Crisis May Worsen As Depot Price Hits N165 Per Litre

Despite what seems like the best efforts of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to end the protracted petrol scarcity in the country, the fuel supply situation may worsen as the price has hit N165 per litre at the depots, against the official price of N133.28. According to ThisDay investigation, this is coming as two petrol vessels imported by the NNPC discharged simultaneously in Lagos at the weekend. Petrol scarcity, which had marred the Christmas and New Year celebrations, has persisted despite the efforts of the NNPC to successfully perform the onerous task of meeting the country’s fuel need, following the refusal of the private marketers to import on account of unsustainability of the official pricing regime. A market survey conducted by ThisDay showed that only seven out of over 30 depots had stock of petrol at the weekend. The depots include Folawiyo, Fatgbems, Aiteo, Bovas, Heyden, Rainoil/First Royal and NIPCO. However, the major marketers had stock of NNPC’s …

Mavin Star, Di’Ja Is Expecting Second Child With Her Husband

Mavin Records’ singer, Di’Ja welcomes her first child in 2017 and right now she has baby No. 2 on the way. Di’ja revealed this through a comment on IG where she also mentioned that her due date is close. She welcomed her first child, a son in 2016. Here is what she said:-

2018 BBNaija Housemate, Tobi Bakre’s Profile And Biography

Tobi Bakre is among the housemates in the ongoing BB Naija 2018, just yesterday, Tobi, a banker by profession was crowned the first Head of House in the on-going reality show. Below are notable and interesting facts about the handsome housemate. 1. BB Naija housemate, Tobi Bakre is a 23-year old who hails from Ogun state. 2. Tobi, who is the youngest of four siblings, graduated from the University of Lagos. 3. His hobbies range from poetry, dancing, rapping, singing and drawing. He is passionate about photography and football. 4. His favourite food is plantain and eggs, whilst his favourite artiste is Davido. 5. One thing the handsome housemate will never be caught with a tongue piercing. 6. Tobi’s most painful experience was seeing his father cry at his grandmother’s funeral. 7. Tobi beat all the other housemates to become the first head of house for the season 3 of big brother naija. 8. Oluwatobi Bakre hopes to spend his cash prize on helping friends and acquiring properties should…

Fulani Herdsmen And Farmers Sign Peace Agreement In Imo

Farmers, Miyetti Allah and Traditional Rulers in Imo state have signed an agreement in Imo state that the owners of farms destroyed by Herdsmen will be duly compensated. The pact was signed at a meeting held at the Imo state Police command on Monday. The meeting was fruitful as it was also agreed that there would be compensation for herdsmen if any cattle was killed. The Imo state commissioner of police, Ezike Chris presided over the meeting. Giving remarks,  He said; “We have agreed that our mechanism at the local government level comprises of the chairman of the constitution committee, the DPO, officer in charge of SSS, traditional rulers, representatives of the farmers and herders. That the committee should be strengthened in the twenty-seven local government areas in the state so that they will be able to receive reports of incidents and try to solve those problems. That the police and other security agencies should redouble their efforts in identifying these herders of unknown o…

Breaking News! This Nollywood Actress Is Dead (Photos)

Nollywood actress Nora Nkiruka Ugo reportedly passed on over the weekend in Lagos, while fighting a yet to be disclosed ailment. Actress Ruth Kadiri has taken to social media to pen down an emotional tribute to her late friend and colleague. She wrote; “I’m so scared of putting this picture up, not sure if it’s the right thing to do. You were that girl that made my life change. U where that girl that made me laugh a lot you where that girl that I got so mad at. You where that girl that was friend to all. I spoke to u last. Week. You were the strongest sick person I know. I’m hurt by your death. My head still aches. Wish death was a thing that could be undone. I know God will have a new angel that makes him laugh all day and puts a smile on his face. Gone too soon. Rest in peace Nora. And look over all on earth that were genuinely connected to you. #RIPNora” Friends have also taken to social media to mourn her. Tina Ugo wrote; “A STAR IS GONE.

Herdsmen Killings: We Are Now Ready To Fight Fulani, Spill Our Blood – Benue Youths

Youth groups in the Middle Belt have declared war on the rampaging Fulani herdsmen, saying they have signed their death warrant. The National Council of Tiv Youths, NCTY, and the Middle Belt Youths Council, MBYC, have stepped out to defend their region. In s separate interview with the Punch, the youths said they will no longer fold their arms and watch their people being slaughtered by the cattle herders. The President of the National Council of Tiv Youths, Dr. John Akperashi, said his members had decided to die while making sure further attacks by the dreaded herdsmen do not happen. He said, “The battle line has been drawn. The youths in the Middle Belt are ready and have agreed to rise up in unison to reject the Federal Government time bomb dressed in white robes. “The Tiv youths particularly are pushed to the wall now and have collectively signed their death warrants, ready to pay the supreme price if that would count, to sustain and protect our lands from any form of colonisatio…

Looters blackmailing Buhari on Benue killings, others – Shehu, presidential spokesperson

Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu
The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity , Garba Shehu , in this interview with OLALEKAN ADETAYO, talks about the recent killings in Benue and Taraba states , among others
The governor of Benue State , Samuel Ortom, said he alerted President Muhammadu Buhari to the imminent attack in Benue State before it later happened on January 1 . Can you confirm the receipt of that intelligence ?
This is not true . In any case , the Office of the Vice- President has already shown that there is no truth to the claims made by the governor.
This notwithstanding , it is noteworthy that the police had before now put Benue State on red alert . The Army had mobilised to Benue and for some time , a lot of attacks had been averted . When this attack you mentioned happened , there was a prompt response from the security services and arrests were made . The promptness of the response has been acknowled…

BREAKING: Eleven killed, 46 injured in Turkey bus crash

Eleven people were killed and 46 injured when an Turkish intercity bus taking families bound for a half - term skiing trip crashed into trees while travelling on a motorway , local officials said .
The bus, which was making an overnight journey from the capital Ankara to the western city of Bursa , crashed in the region of Eskisehir amid good road conditions , Eskisehir governor Ozdemir Cakacak was quoted as saying by the Dogan news agency .

Zee World & Telemundo Are Killing Nigerian TV Drama – Nollywood Veteran Actor

Veteran comic actor, Chika Okpala, better known as ‘Zebrudaya’, has said that foreign television channels like Telemundo and Zee World have won Nigerian fans over to the detriment of local channels. He said due to this, indigenous drama series were being ignored. “Foreign soaps like Mexican soaps, Telemundo, the Zee World and the rest of them have flooded our TV screens now and our indigenous TV drama series are suffering. Those popular programmes the New Masquerade, Cockcrow at Dawn, The Village headmaster and others were left to slip away.” The legendary actor disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria. He added that the lack of sponsorship has hindered production of most television series in the country. The 68-year-old actor also noted that old TV series were left abandoned because sponsors withdrew. He said: “The dwindling economy is the major problem of production in the country and lack of sponsorship has contributed to the dearth of programmes on Televisio…

Tiwa Savage Is Stunning In Makeup Free Photo

She is a stunner, absolutely no doubt about this. Singer Tiwa Savage, took to Instagram to share a stunning makeup free photo of herself showing off her braces in the process. The mom of one, captioned the photo;
My birthday month is coming up Grateful to be alive #BlackDontCrack #LookingSweet16 #WhenThatLagosSunHitsYourRightAngles

Yippee! Beverly Osu Is Pregnant with Her First Child

Nollywood actress and model Beverly has revealed she’s got a surprise for ya’ll and she obviously is talking about her pregnancy. The one time Big Brother star posted a picture of herself rocking a baby bump with the caption “Surprise” Meanwhile, a friend Off hers had a picture of the actress with a bump. This has caused a division amongst her followers as many are finding it hard to believe that the model is indeed pregnant.
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Nasarawa school principal, teachers suspended for flogging students

Following the viral video which sparked controversy, as it captured female students of Government Science Secondary School, Nassarawa-Eggon being flogged, the Principal and three officials of the school have been suspended.
The State Commissioner of Education, Mr. Tijjani Ahmed who confirmed the school officials’ suspension, told Northern City News that they will be serving one month suspension for meting out corporal punishment which has been banned in public schools across the 13 local government areas and 18 development areas of the state, to students.

He said, “We have constituted a committee to investigate the matter and report to the ministry in the next one week to enable the ministry to take appropriate action. Already, three staff members of the school including the Principal have been given a one-month suspension over their involvement in the corporal punishment pending the report of the committee set up by the ministry.”

Mr. Tijjani Ahmed further disclosed that the ministr…

Hushpuppi Shows Off His Versace Bedroom And His New Gucci Swag (Photos)

Curious where Hushpuppi goes at night? Well it’s nowhere but his luxurious bedroom where he gets his beauty rest. The Malaysian Big boy gave a real behind-the-curtain look into a personal hideaway as he shows us a peek into his bedroom. You might want to pick your inspiration from his beautiful, pricey Versace décor. See below;

Donald Duke declares intention to run for President in 2019

Former Governor of Cross River State, Donald Duke has revealed his intention to contest for the position of President of Nigeria in the 2019 General Elections.
According to Vanguard, he spilled this at the 3rd Mike Omotosho Annual Lecture titled, “Millenials as Protagonists in Nation Building“. He said;

I am entitled to run for the presidency of this country. I am entitled to it. Only on right circumstances I will aspire for it. I don’t shy away from responsibility, only the right circumstance, I will aspire for presidency of this country. I have what it takes to be president of this country.
He also charged well-meaning Nigerians to obtain their PVCs and ensure they take part in the change they desire;
I hear young people say to me that why would there spend hours queuing and casting their votes when at the end their votes won’t count. And I tell that if their parents conceived them they never gave up on them considering the high mortality rate so why would there not take a chance i…

Kim Kardashian West announces the Arrival of her Baby Girl

Looks like North and Saint have a new little sister! Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are the parents to a newborn baby girl, who was born through a surrogate. The 37-year-old reality star announced the news on her website, where she wrote:
Kanye and I are happy to announce the arrival of our healthy, beautiful baby girl. We are incredibly grateful to our surrogate who made our dreams come true with the greatest gift one could give and to our wonderful doctors and nurses for their special care. North and Saint are especially thrilled to welcome their baby sister. Love,
Kim Kardashian West

BREAKING:- Legendary Ronaldinho Is Officially Hanging Up His Boots (See Club & Personal Achievements)

The Brazilian World Cup winner Ronaldinho has retired from football, his brother and agent Roberto Assis has confirmed. The 37-year-old, who also won the Champions League and Ballon d’Or in a glittering career, has not played for a professional team since leaving Fluminense in 2015. Last July, Ronaldinho said on the sidelines of a friendly in Chechnya that was he was “too old” to return to action. Roberto Assis confirmed the news of his brother’s decision in a column for the Brazilian media outlet O Globo and revealed plans for farewell tribute events after the 2018 World Cup – three years after Ronaldinho’s last club game. “He has stopped, it is ended,” Assis said. “Let’s do something pretty big and nice after the Russia World Cup, probably in August. We will do various events in Brazil, Europe and Asia and, of course, we are arranging something with the Brazilian team as well.” Ronaldinho’s versatility meant he excelled as an attacking midfielder, winger and forward throughout his …

A Clear Picture Of Davido’s New Girlfriend, Chioma As They Club Together

DMW Boss, Davido is creating a stronger bond with his new girlfriend, Chioma . During his recent vacation in UAE, the 25-Year-old singer soent lavishly on her.
A recent picture shows him with Chioma and some of his crew members, invluding DJ Ecoolat a night club.
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Nigeria ranked second worst electricity supply nation in 2017

Spectator Index listed countries with the worst electricity supply in 2017 and Nigeria occupies the second position. The ranking was published on its twitter handle. Yemen was ranked the worst electricity supply Nation. Well, as occupants of the Nation, What do you have to say about this.
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Science Students! Davido Was Pictured Drinking With Syringes At A Night Club

Fans have been left in shock of what may be the trend in a few more days as Davido leads the squad to drink an unidentifiable liquid content With Syringes At A Night Club. Sciencte Students as YBNL boss, Olamide mentioned right? See More Pictures Below;

Shocking: Ghana Records 80% Increase In HIV/AIDS In 2017

The 2017 Ghana AIDS Commission report on HIV/AIDS infection shows an 80% increases in new cases. The report also indicates that the Volta Region and Brong Ahafo Region topped the chart of HIV/AIDS prevalence. The findings were revealed at the Commission’s two–day annual strategic planning meeting. The Ghana AIDS Commission is, therefore, asking Ghanaians to be extra careful in order not to contract the deadly disease. Director-General of the Commission, Ambassador Dr Amokowa Blay Adu-Gyamfi made a passionate appeal to Ghanaians to voluntarily test for the virus. She asked persons living with the virus to stick to the approved anti-retroviral drugs because there was no herbal cure for the disease yet. “We are not condemning them (herbalist), we are just saying that there is no herbal cure as yet for HIV. If you want to take them it’s up to you. But then take your anti-retroviral medication,” she said. She said the activities of the gay community – the key population – are to blame for…

Singer Chris Brown To Face 6 Months In Jail (See Why)

Chris Brown could spend up to six months in jail after his pet monkey Fiji was seized because he didn’t have a permit to keep her. The Loyal hitmaker could face up to six months behind bars after he was slapped with a misdemeanour charge for keeping the primate – named Fiji – at his home in California without obtaining a Restricted Species Permit from California Fish and Wildlife. The 28-year-old singer landed himself in hot water in December when he shared a video clip on his Instagram account of his three-year-old daughter Royalty with Fiji. Speaking in the sweet clip, he asked his little girl: “Is this your baby?” He added: “She’s going to be bigger than you, right. Y’all got the same size head.” Within 36 hours of him posting the footage, California Fish and Wildlife received “a dozen or so tips on the incident” and executed a search warrant on January 2. The city’s wildlife department’s employee Captain Patrick Foy has said that Chris was not at home when the search on his home …

I won’t protect criminals, Buhari assures Benue leaders

President Muhammadu Buhari No land for cattle colonies , Ortom insists Olalekan Adetayo , Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday assured Benue State leaders who met with him on recent killings in the state that he will never protect criminals . He has again ordered the Inspector - General of Police , Ibrahim Idris , to arrest and prosecute the perpetrators of the recent killings in the state . Governor Samuel Ortom disclosed these while speaking with State House correspondents at the end of the meeting that lasted about an hour . Ortom said the state could not spare 10 , 000 hectares the Federal Government requested to establish cattle colonies in the state . Ortom said they also appealed to Buhari to cause the arrest of Miyetti Allah leaders who , he said , were still issuing threats of attacks . He said the President assured them that there is no room for impunity and that he would ensure there is peace in Benue . The governor also denied the allegations that he was arming mili…

African migrants caught hiding underneath a car while trying to sneak into Europe

The Spanish Police has uncovered yet another illegal means African migrants devised to migrate to Europe. According to Spanish media, suspected migrants ( sub-Saharan Africa ) were found hiding in a car’s boot, while another was found under the bonnet, while trying to cross into Spanish North African territory of Melilla .
It was also gathered that in the incident that left the driver and a passenger in the car detained, another lady was reportedly found under the dashboard .
Spanish daily La Vanguardia reports that two police officers involved in catching the four suspected migrants who reportedly entered Spanish territory at the Beni-Enzar border crossing between Melilla and Morocco, had to be treated for injuries, one after taking a blow to the knee, the other after being hit in the hand.
The plot was uncovered by two policemen as they tried to stop the car which sped through security controls, before the driver and his passenger dumped it outside a petrol station and fled. Melill…

Pretty Mike Steps Out In Angel Inspired Costume; What Do You Think?

Popular Lagos socialite and club owner, Pretty Mike appeared at an event in Lagos with an dressing in the costume of an angel. Pretty Mike is known for his controversial lifestyle. See some photos below;

Herdsmen want Compensation for Members lost during Crises

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has asked that the Federal Government pay compensation to herdsmen affected by all forms of crisis in the country. The National Secretary of MACBAN, Baba Ngelzarma, made the appeal while briefing newsmen in Abuja on Sunday on the position of the association to the crisis between farmers and herdsmen across the country. Ngelzarma said the decision was the position of members reached at the end of its National Council meeting. He said that no fewer than 1,000 of its members including women and children have been killed and 20,000 cattle rustled between June 2017 and January 2018 during crises in various states. The National Secretary called for the setting up of a Federal Judicial Commission of Inquiry to access the killings in order to unravel the truth and offenders. “We call on the government to pay compensation to victims of all crises to reduce their level of suffering. “If the government accepts that, it is left fo…

I Won’t Dump A Man Because He Doesn’t Last In Bed – Praise Sam

Actress Praise Sam, has gotten many talking following a recent interview she granted to Potpurri. According to the actress, she won’t end a relationship because the man doesn’t last in bed. In her words; Relationship is not all about sex and activities on the bed, there are times when you will be so bothered about other things of life that it would even be the last thing on your mind. Sex is nothing now! There are so many ways to work on that; I can’t leave a man I love because he doesn’t last in bed. For the fact that I love him we will work on it; the world has gone past that. It’s just like asking a man to leave a woman because she cannot cook; what happened to teaching her, or getting a private cook to coach her indoors? Love is a beautiful thing, little things like this got nothing on them. Sam continued saying she willl however not think twice about a man bad in bed, who is also proud. It’s no lie, I have been in such a relationship before and I helped my man; I can never leave…

10 Killed As Fulani Herdsmen Attack Kaduna Community

No fewer than ten persons were on Friday night killed as Fulani herdsmen attacked two villages in the Birnin-Gwari Local Government of Kaduna State. It was gathered that the suspected herdsmen invaded Dangaji and Ungwan Gajere villages and unleashed terror on residents. According to an eyewitness, the attacks lasted for hours as the suspected herdsmen moved from one village to another, killing and burning houses. “It is unfortunate that since Friday night we have encountered the attack of herdsmen in Dangaji village. They were shooting and burning houses and people had to run for their lives. “Again this early morning (Saturday), they went to another village, Kutemechi in Unguwan Gajere and killed about nine men. “The last victim was rushed to the hospital, but unfortunately, he died on the way to the hospital. All the villagers have fled and scattered into other communities where they can find shelter. “The victims have been taken to the general hospital in the Birnin Gwari Local Go…

“I Dated Her For 8 Yrs, Never Had Sex With Her, Took Care Of Her, After Her Msc, She Dumped Me” – Man Shares Life Story

I dated her for 8 yrs: Heard this and almost cried my eyes off. Each time I get to hear some ladies say, “men are scum“, I seldom keep quiet because I have loads of stories and experiences which when shared will not only silence them but may change their mentality about the “men are scum phrase.” So, a friend visited my house days back, whilst gisting, he shared a story about a bosom friend of his, who almost committed suicide over the girl he dated. We will use Mr. I as the boyfriend and Ms. I as the girlfriend. I will try as much as possible to cut the long story short. According to him, Mr. I had been dating Ms. I since 2008, he was in the university then, 200 level to be precise, while she was about finishing secondary school. And like many young lovers, everything was good and going fine except the usual “childish mentality” from both parties of course. Things kept blossoming, everything soft and nice. She got into the university, a private Nigerian university, fortunately for M…

Younggage Latest Hot Single, Listen And Download

The talented singer Younggage is out again with a hot latest dancehall,  Listen and download from the link below:

New FIRE!!! 🔥🔥🔥  @1younggage ADDICTED   Dope Music #DanceHall @udgsmg #AfroBeat #NaijaMusic 💯💯💯 % HOT ♨ #Udgsmg ✔

K. Michelle Finally Undergoes Butt Reduction

Singer K. Michelle has finally kept to her words, she has again gone under the knife. Michelle, who promised a while back to get butt reduction, announced via her social media pages yesterday, hat she finally did and is recovering just fine.

Obi Nwakanma Reacts To Trump’s Derogatory Remark About Africa

US based Nigerian Lecturer Obi Nwakanma, has reacted to Trump’s statement about Africa being a shithole. In a lengthy article by the creative writing lecturer, he described migration as an inevitable aspect of humanity. Read below;
Human migration is an inexorable part of human history. Human beings move, settle, and resettle, according to certain compelling forces, including the search for security, for new economic opportunities; for food and well-being, and in some very unique cases unwillingly, and therefore by force. In the making of America, the Africans were the only people who were force-marched to what became the “new world” by force. Millions were kidnapped to work as slaves to work as free labourers, in the pre-industrial, pre-machine-age plantation slave economy; some were sold after capture in war; many fought and resisted coming to America with the last breath in their body, preferring to die in the slave ships, rather than go to America. The late historian, Professor O…