Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Who wore it better? Ciara or Beyonce? (WATCH)

When Ciara and her husband Russell Wilson stepped out Sunday evening for the 2017 Oscars after-party, people began to compare her outfit to one of Beyonce's look at the 2017 Grammy Awards. So, we have to ask.. Which of the pregnant ladies rocked it better?

Nigeria's Aisha Mohammed Sworn In As Deputy UN Sec Gen

Nigeria's former Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed was today sworn in as Deputy Secretary General of the United Nations.

See photo from swearing in:

Meet the 19-year-old who won Miss Rwanda 2017 (WATCH)

19-year-old Elsa Iradukunda was on Saturday, February 25, 2017, named the Miss Rwanda 2017 in a tight competition from 15 finalists.

Ivanka Trump stuns in $4,300 strapless black gown as she attends the White House Governor's Ball (WATCH)

First daughter Ivanka Trump looked delectable in a strapless black and blue gown believed to be a $4,295 J Mendel dress as she attended the White House Governor's Ball with her husband Jared Kushner.

The event was First Lady Melania Trump's first big hosting gig since becoming the First Lady.

Akeredolu - I Won't Take My Salary Until All Ondo Workers Have Been Paid

Ondo state Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu has announced that he will not receive any salary as governor until state workers are paid.

The Governor made the announcement during a meeting with the state civil servants. Akeredolu said: “I am aware of your pains and agony. I feel your pains and what you are going through, and I can see your sufferings. I am surprised that you are still able to put up these smiles without seven months’ salaries. No doubt, a labourer deserves his wages."

Pregnant Ciara and her husband step out for Elton John's Academic Award viewing party (WATCH)

Ciara Wilson, pregnant with her second child and the first with her new husband, Russell Wilson, was spotted out with Russell at the annual Elton John Academy Awards viewing party held on Sunday night.

JAMB Introduces 4th Choice, Scraps Awaiting Result

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has announced that students will no longer be able to secure admission into higher institutions while awaiting their O’level results.

JAMB said this was part of its restructuring in preparation for the 2017 UTME higher institution examination.

Michelle Obama Spotted leaving the gym for the second time in one week (WATCH)

Immediate past First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama, is really fit for a 53-year-old woman and the reason for that is not far-fetched; the mother of two takes exercising seriously. She was seen on Sunday, leaving SoulCycle, a New York City-based fitness company and it happens to be the second time in one week that she visited the place.

President Buhari relaxing and speaking with his daughter in London (WATCH)

President Buhari seen relaxing and speaking with one of his daughters, Hadiza, at Abuja House in London.

Nigeria Police Inspector Arrested Transporting 818kg of Indian Hemp in Police Bus

The NDLEA has announced the arrest of a police inspector in Lokoja with indian hemp worth about N5 million.

According to the Commander of the NDLEA in Kogi, Mr Idris Bello, the police inspector was arrested on Feb. 25 at Crusher area of Lokoja. He was nabbed conveying 75 bags of Indian hemp weighing 818.2 kg in a police bus with registration number NPF 7973 NPF.

Warri billionaire Ayiri Emami and his children visit James Ibori at his country home (WATCH)

Warri billionaire, Ayiri Emami and his children visited James Ibori at his country home in Oghara.

HoR Members Fight Over President Buhari's Health Status

Members of the House of Representatives on Tuesday exchanged words over how to describe the health status of President Muhammadu Buhari.

The lawmakers disagreed and quarreled over the use of the word “sickness” to refer to Buhari or explaining his reason for being away from the country to the United Kingdom since January 19.

Traditional wedding of Anambra billionaire, Chris Uba's daughter, Nkem (WATCH)

One of the daughters of billionaire businessman, Chris Ubah, Nkem, and her husband, Obinna had their traditional wedding in Uga, Anambra State, over the weekend.

BBNaija Former Housemate, Gifty and Mr 2kay spotted at Lagos Polo club (WATCH)

Nigerian singer, Mr 2kay was spotted with his rumored boo and ex Big Brother Naija housemate, Gifty at the Lagos Polo club

The duo came into the venue together as special guests, holding hands as they made their way to the VIP section where they sat and were all cuddly, looking into each other's eyes and all.

UK Doctors Reveal Buhari’s Ailment, Real Age – SaharaReporters

SaharaReporters, online news medium has revealed the real age and ailment Nigeria’s president Muhammadu Buhari is suffering from.

The news medium learned from reliable sources at the Nigerian Presidency that President Muhammadu Buhari, who has been in the UK since January 19, is receiving “intense treatment” for a renewed flare-up of prostate issues. He had undergone surgical treatment for prostate cancer soon after losing the 2011 presidential election to former President Goodluck Jonathan.

Pregnant Beyonce glows on date night with Jay Z (WATCH)

The expectant mother was seen on Saturday night enjoying a romantic evening with her husband Jay Z at the Weinstein Company Pre-Oscars dinner in downtown Los Angeles.

Nigerian Soldiers Now Wear Made-in-Abia Boots - Lai Mohammed

Nigeria's Information Minister, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has announced that more measures are being put in place to enforce the patronization of made in Nigeria products by government agencies.

He spoke during a town hall meeting in Umahia, Abia state on Tuesday.

Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu on his first day in office (WATCH)

Newly sworn-in governor of Ondo state, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu shared photos from his first day in office on his twitter page.

Mariah Carey exposes her ample cleavage in plunging garment (WATCH)

Singer Mariah Carey attended the 2017 Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills dressed in a maxi emerald animal-print gown with plunging neckline that showed off major cleavage.

The Hero crooner was the cynosure of all eyes in the gown which featured a thigh-high slit that was dangerously close to exposing her female part, but she did not seem to care and flashed a very wide smile as she posed for the camera.

More Details of President Buhari's Ailment Leaked [Sahara Reporters]

SAHARA RPORTERS has reported fresh findings on President Muhammadu Buhari's health.

The media house which earlier reported that the President was battling Prostrate cancer has further revealed that the President is also battling Crohn's disease,a medical condition that has affected his digestive system.

Who liked Halle Berry's hair at the Oscars? (WATCH)

The 50-year-old actress trended on twitter after she stepped out at the Oscars in full brown curls. You like the hair?

97 Nigerians Deported From South Africa

Ninety-seven Nigerians (95 males and 2 females) have been deported by the South African Government for committing various crimes.

The deportees arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos on Monday night in a chartered aircraft with the registration number GBB710 from Johannesburg.

Indian actor, Sunny Pawar was the cutest on the Oscars red carpet (WATCH)

The 8-year-old actor was one of the celebrities who stole the spotlight on the red carpet at the 89th Academy Awards, which held on Sunday, February 26, 2017
The 'Lion' actor looked super cute in a black tuxedo matched with a pair of colourful black shoes, as he posed for the camera on the red carpet.

Caitlyn Jenner steps out in a short-sleeved gown for Elton John's annual Oscars bash (WATCH)

Transgender, Caitlyn Jenner wore this short-sleeved Rachel Gilbert gown for Elton John's annual Oscars bash in West Hollywood, California.

Nigeria: Naira Gains Massive 7% Against Dollar To Close At 425

The Nigerian Naira staged a huge comeback against the dollar, appreciating by a massive 7 per cent against the greenback on the black market.

The currency at the close of business exchanged at N425 per dollar, the highest it has been in weeks.

Monday, February 27, 2017

What do you think of Janelle Monae's dramatic Elie Saab outfit at the 2017 Oscars? (WATCH)

The movie she featured in 'Hidden Figures' was nominated at the Oscars. What do you think of her look? Love or hate it?

Chris Ngige: I Used to buy my Clothes from Malaysia, Now I Use Made-in-Aba

Nigeria's Minister of Labour and Investment, Chris Ngige has urged Nigerians to patronize Made-in-Nigeria goods.

He spoke on Monday at the Federal Government’s town hall meeting in Umahia and the launch of the national reorientation campaign, “Change Begins With Me’’

WATCH: Stars on the red carpet at the 2017 Academy Awards: (Oscars)

Halle Berry, Jessica Biel, Ryan Gosling, Taraji P. Henson, Denzel Washington and his wife, Pauletta, Chrissy Teigen and her husband, John Legend, Emma Stone and a host of other celebrities graced the red carpet at the 89th Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood & Highland Center in Los Angeles on Feb. 26, 2017.

Gambia: President Barrow Sacks Army Chief

Gambian President Adama Barrow has sacked the country's head of armed forces, Gen Ousman Badjie.

BBC reports that General Badjie has reportedly been replaced by his predecessor General Masanneh Kinteh.

Gen Badjie declared his loyalty to the former President Yahya Jammeh after December's disputed elections.

Sunday, February 26, 2017

Amal Clooney shows off her baby bump (WATCH)

Amal, 39, who is expecting a set of twins with her actor husband, George Clooney, was spotted glowing at Cesar Awards in Paris on Friday night. They are expecting their bundle of joy in June...

Rivers Rerun: PDP Floors APC, Wins Etche Constituency Election [OFFICIAL RESULTS]

The Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP) has won the Etche/ Omuma Federal Constituency after INEC Returning Officer, Prof Shola Omotola completed the collation of results at the Collation Center at Okehi.

With the results collated from the Supplementary Elections of February 25, 2017 and rerun elections of December 10, 2016, Chief Jerome Eke of the PDP defeated Mr Ogbonna Nwuke of the APC.

Check out throwback photos of Big Brother Naija housemate, TBoss as a little girl (WATCH)

Big Brother Naija housemate, TBoss (real name Tokunboh Idowu) is pictured as a toddler and a young girl with her younger brother strapped on her back..

Traditional wedding of IPOB leader Nnamdi Kanu's beautiful younger sister (WATCH)

Chinwe, the younger sister of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) had her traditional wedding on Saturday, February 25th in Afara Ibekwu, Umuahia, Abia State...

Whistle-blower Tips SON Over 200 Containers Of Fake Tyres Worth N5Bn

Over five billion Naira worth of expired tyres have been impounded by the Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON).

According to the Director General of the SON, Mr Anthony Aboloma, the seizure, followed a tip-off from a whistle-blower.

The suspects believed to have imported the tyres have been handed over to the police for further investigation.
The Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has confiscated N5 billion worth of substandard tyres allegedly imported by two Chinese nationals and their collaborators.

During a tour led by the SON Director General, Osita Aboloma, to Satellite Town, Lagos yesterday, about two million imported tyres were seen in a warehouse situated beside the popular Navy Town in the area.

Lionel Messi's winner puts Barca two points above Real Madrid in La liga race (WATCH)

Lionel Messi scored his 20th goal of the season and his 22nd against Atletico Madrid on Sunday evening after his late winner for Barcelona at the Vicente Calderon not only shattered Atletico Madrid's fans hearts, but also knocked Real Madrid off their perch at the top of the La liga standings.
Rafinha opened the scoring for Barcelona in the 64th minute before Diego Godin equalised for Atletico Madrid.

Godin's second goal of the season looked like it had come to the end of the road for Barcelona but Messi's goal at the 86th minute ensured Barcelona took two points clear of Real Madrid. Barca are now 2 points ahead of Madrid but the stands could still change as Real Madrid face Villareal...

I May Run For President - Bola Tinubu

Leader of All Progressives Congress Bola Ahmed Tinubu has shed more light on his visit to President Muhammadu Buhari in London.

Speaking to SaharaReporters, he noted that the President is ‘well’ and ‘alive.’

“The man that I see is well, alive. After discussion, he even called me on phone the following day.”

When asked about future ambition, he stated that he can’t rule out the possibility of running for post of Nigeria’s President.

See video below:

Blac Chyna spotted without her engagement ring following split from Rob Kardashian (WATCH)

Blac Chyna was seen without her engagement ring while out and about in Beverly Hills following split from her now former fiancé, Rob Kardashian.

BBNaija evicted housemates, Gifty and Soma get cozy at a club in Lagos (WATCH)

They had a brief affair while in the house. They met at a club in Lagos Friday and took this cozy photo..

Shehu Sani Reveals Those That Want Buhari Dead

Senator Shehu Sani representing Kaduna Central has alleged that some top government officials are wishing President Muhammadu Buhari dead because they want to become the Vice President.

Sani said this while speaking to reporters shortly after inspecting artifacts of Mallam Aminu Kano at Mumbayya House Centre of Democracy, Kano.

He said those aspiring for such position will fail immensely.

He said, “Unfortunately for them, neither the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, nor Buhari trusts them.

President Obama spotted having dinner with his daughter, Malia, in New York (WATCH)

Former US president Barack Obama was in New York this weekend to spend time with his daughter Malia who is doing an internship in Manhattan...

Recession Won’t End Unless Igbo Man Heads Economic Team – Primate Ayodele Speaks Again

Primate Elijah Babatunde Ayodele, the Spiritual head of INRI Spiritual Evangelical Church, has stated that the only way to end recession in Nigeria is to appoint an Igbo indigene to manage the economy.

He advocated that the head of Nigeria’s Economic Team and the Minister of Finance should be an Igbo.

Fayose And Bola Tinubu Shake Hands At Akeredolu's Swearing-In Ceremony (WATCH)

Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State and APC National Leader, Bola Ahmed Tinubu are politically not best friends.
However, the two ran into each other at the swearing-in of Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu on Friday.

VIDEO: Rukky Sanda boldly looks on as a huge python slides around her body in SA

Nollywood actress, Rukky Sanda isn't afraid of big snakes. She went on a tour in South Africa on Friday and took to social media minutes ago to share a video of how she boldly let a python move around her body. She also struck a pose with the snake on her neck.

Guns, Bullets... List of Items DSS Found in Gabriel Suswam's House

A former Governor of Benue State, Gabriel Suswam, has been arrested by the Department of State Services, DSS.

The ex-governor was arrested over items recovered inside in a building in Abuja, reportedly belonging to him.

Below are items recovered from the building according to DSS:

Saturday, February 25, 2017

VIDEO: See how a real president is so loved. Barack Obama stepped out in New York & people went crazy

Former US president Barack Obama was met with a crowd of cheers in New York yesterday...

JAMB Introduces New Rule For 2017 UTME, Cancels Second Choice Public University

The Joint Admission Matriculation Board [JAMB] in a bid to highlight the major pre-registration tips to candidates has disclosed that there is no more room for candidates to select two public university during online registration starting from 2017.

The board noted that If a candidate wishes to select a public University as their degree awarding choice, then they are only allowed to select a private University as another choice.

Nicole Scherzinger wears no underwear to Brit Awards after-party (WATCH)

Singer and X-Factor Judge, Nicole Scherzinger on Thursday morning left little to the imagination as she stepped out to the Brit Awards after party in a dazzling crochet dress wearing no underwear. Nicole, 38, certainly upped the sex appeal in the eye-catching design that showed off her curves and side boob.

Islamic Cleric Issues Warning To Emir Sanusi Over Ban on Multiple Wives

An Islamic cleric and Kano State Commander-General of the Hibah Board, Sheikh Aminu Ibrahim Daurawa, has reacted to the plan by the Emir of kano, Muhammadu Sanusi, to propose a law that restricts poor men in the emirate from marrying many wives.

Recall that Sanusi had divulged his plans, saying he would ensure that the law would be passed by the Kano State Government as a way of immortalizing Ambasador Isa Wali, a former Nigerian High Commissioner to Ghana, who was one of the first northern elements to advocate gender equality.

See Actress Queen Nwokoye like you've never seen her before (WATCH)

Actress Queen Nwokoye has aptly interpreted different roles, but the way she looks in this particular role will have you in stitches. Lol. She's almost unrecognizable.

VIDEO: BBNaija Ex-Housemate, Gifty Parties With Falz The Bahd Guy

After saying she didn't know who rapper FalzTheBahdGuy was during her short stay at the Big Brother House, Ex-Housemate, Gifty last night partied hard with Rapper FalzTheBahdGuy at Club Rumours, Lagos.

BBNaija: TTT’s Wife Allegedly Quits Matrimonial Home

Following the recent scandals plaguing Big Brother Naija housemate, Thin Tall Tony in the competition, a source has revealed that the housemate’ estranged wife has moved out of her matrimonial home.

Recall that Thin Tall Tony had earlier denied his family live on International TV to his in-house lover, Bisola and in a recent move, the contestant had demanded that all calls from outside the house be blocked from reaching him.

Pharrell Williams losing his youthful look? (WATCH)

Singer-songwriter, rapper and record producer, Pharrell Williams is almost 44 years old but he's always looked like a guy in his 20s or at least 30s. But when he stepped out at an event this week, he looked his age

Rivers Rerun: INEC Staff Kidnapped in Etche

A staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission conducting the legislative election on Saturday in Etche local government area of Rivers State has been kidnapped.

A correspondent covering the election on Saturday reported about a female INEC staff crying while alerting the state headquarters about the incident.

Tinubu, Fayose Attend Akeredolu's Swearing In (WATCH)

Former Lagos state Governor, Bola Tinubu; Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose and several other dignitaries attended the swearing in ceremony of Rotimi Akeredolu as Governor of Ondo state.

See what Ed Sheeran did that's got the world hailing him as the perfect gentleman (WATCH)

Ed Sheeran and his girlfriend, Cheery Seaborn, were guests at a BRITs after-party attended by a number of celebrities but what he did after the party is what has set him apart and put his name in the mouth of everyone.

While leaving the Cîroc Warner after-party, Cherry's heels broke and instead of leaving her to manage on her own, the Thinking Out Loud singer took off his trainers and gave them to her to wear then he held her broken sandals for her then walked in his socks alone.

Osinbajo is Doing What Buhari Failed To Do – Dele Momodu

The publisher of Ovation International, Dele Momodu, has said that Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, is effecting positive and noticeable changes in Nigeria, a feat his principal, Muhammadu Buhari failed to achieve while in the country.

Buhari handed over to Osinbajo on January 19 before proceeding to the UK on a medical vacation.

Meet Justine Clarke, The First Woman In a Wheelchair to Enter Miss World Australia (WATCH)

This year's Miss Australia pageant has a contestant in a wheelchair. Her name is Justine Clark, a 26 year old model who became the first contestant to compete in the Miss World Australia pageant in a wheelchair.

Rivers Rerun Turns Bloody as Hoodlums Chop Off INEC Official's Hand

Hoodlums were said to have chopped off the hand of an official of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Igbo-Etche community, Etche Local Government Area of Rivers State in the supplementary legislative election holding today.

One of the officials who was on duty with the victim was also said to have been taken hostage by the thugs and has not been rescued.

Ali Modu Sheriff takes over PDP secretariat in Abuja (WATCH)

Days after the Court of Appeal in Port Harcourt validated his position as the authentic National Chairman of PDP, Ali Modu Sheriff has taken over the National secretariat of the party. Sheriff and members of his working committee took over the secretariat on Thursday night.

C Ronaldo puts his rippling body on display for underwear promo shoot (WATCH)

Cristiano Ronaldo is the ultimate Adonis and the player ceases on every opportunity to display what many men can only dream of. He was at his preening best as he took part in a promo shoot for his CR7 underwear range.

Buhari Calls Femi Adesina, Reveals His Health Status

Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina has announced that he received a call from the president some minutes ago.

Adesina made this known through his twitter handle.

On his health status, Adesina said the president told him he was only resting as there is no cause for alarm.

See his tweet below:

Friday, February 24, 2017

Bisola Of BBNaija Is The Kofo, Anchor Of An ONTV Programme (WATCH)

Her name is Bisola Aiyeola. She is the Kofoworola Agukoronye of "life of a Nigerian couple". A popular TV programme shown on ONTV. Remember?

FG Unveils Plan for Every Nigerian to Own a House in 3 Years

Minister of State, Power, Works and Housing, Hon. Mustapha Baba Shehuri has revealed that the federal government is working on a plan that will ensure that every Nigerian owns a house in 3 years.

Plans are in top gear to ensure that it built 16-17 million units of houses every year across the states of the federation for public and private workers, he said, adding that the project which would be achieved under a Public-Private Partnership arrangement was already in sight.

BBNaija: Bisola working as a bus conductor in Lagos surfaced online (WATCH)

BBNaija Most talked about housemate, Bisola working as a bus conductor in Lagos surfaced online..

INEC Announces Date For Anambra Governorship Election

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has fixed a date for the Anambra Governorship election.

INEC announced that the election will hold on 18th November, 2017 as approved by the Commission.

CBN Re-introduces Bank Charges on Cash Deposits, Withdrawals

The Central Bank of Nigeria on Thursday announced the reintroduction of bank charges on certain categories of cash deposits and withdrawals.

This came about three years after the apex bank stopped the charges.

In a circular to all Deposit Money Banks posted on its website, the regulator said the decision to reintroduce the charges on cash deposits was part of the review of charges on deposits and withdrawals under the cashless policy.

The circular, signed by the Director, Banking and Payments System Department, CBN, Mr. Dipo Fatokun, stated that the committee decided that the cashless policy should be extended to the remaining 30 states of the federation.

It also directed that with effect from April 1, 2017, banks in the states where the cashless policy was already operating, Lagos, Ogun, Anambra, Abia, Kano, Rivers and the Federal Capital Territory, would begin to impose charges on deposits and withdrawals above N500, 000.

Banks will from that date begin to charge individuals 1.5 per cent and two per cent for deposits and withdrawals between N500, 000 and N1m.

Kylie Jenner stnning in Corset dress for a business meeting (WATCH)

Kylie Jenner stepped out in a white corset over her dress as she headed for a business meeting in Beverly Hills on Wednesday. The young business entrepreneur looked stunning in her outfit.

We Are Not Missing Buhari, Osinbajo is Up To The Task - CAN

The Christian Association of Nigeria in Abuja, on Thursday, said the long absence of President Muhammadu Buhari from the country had not created a vacuum in the Presidency and governance.

The organisation called on its members nationwide and in the Diaspora to continue to pray for the President “until he returns back to the country hale and hearty.”

Katy Perry mocks Donald Trump with her performance at the 2017 Brit Awards (WATCH)

The 2017 Brit Awards held in London last night and one of the high points of the event was Katy Perry's performance. She performed her hit new single, "Chained To The Rhythm," and went all out to mock U.S. President Donald Trump.

She had two giant skeletons dressed as Trump and UK Prime Minster Theresa May.

The two skeletons paraded around on stage holding hands in what clearly depicts their recent meeting at the White House.

South Africa Issues Statement Over Xenophobic Attacks On Nigeria, MTN Propertities

South African government has said that there is need to collaborate with major stakeholders in Nigeria to find lasting solution to the xenophobic attacks in South Africa.

This is coming as Nigerian protesters on Thursday attacked and vandalised the head office of Africa's biggest mobile firm in Abuja in apparent retaliation for anti-Nigerian violence in South Africa.

The retaliation also coincided with the visit of South Africa's mobile operator MTN Group, who paid Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo a visit in Abuja.

The South African High Commissioner to Nigeria, Lulu Mnguni, on Thursday stressed the need for the South African Government to collaborate with major stakeholders in Nigeria to find lasting solution to the xenophobic attacks in South Africa.

The Commissioner stated this while receiving the Vice Chairman of the Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs, Senator Shehu Sani, in Abuja.

While condemning the recent attacks on foreigners, particularly Nigerians, Mnguni said there was need for the two countries to work together to bring an end to the problem. He said that it was important for Nigeria and South Africa to bring strategists together to discuss the issues at stake in order to find lasting solution to the problem.

“We will look for ways to contain the tension and come up with ways to encourage interaction between the two countries and other African countries.

“South Africa cannot see itself as an island. Instead, it will continue to work towards peace building and integration,’’ he said.

The High Commissioner further said the South African Government had always advocated for respect for human rights, stressing that there was no justification for the attacks. However, he called on foreigners to always abide by the laws of the countries where they live.

Fayose Launches New Political Movement

Loyalists and supporters of Governor Ayodele Fayose, as well as members of the Peoples Democratic Party have launched a political group ahead of 2018 Governorship Election in the state.

The Osoko Mass Movement was launched in Ikere Ekiti on Wednesday to start registration of members in the South Senatorial District.

VIDEO: Gifty And Soma Of BBNaija Spotted Together At Beat FM Lagos

BBNaija Former Housemates and Lovebirds, Gifty And Soma Spotted Together At Beat FM Lagos

President Buhari Called Me From UK - Kastina Governor

President Muhammadu Buhari has reportedly spoken to Katsina state governor, Aminu Bello Masari on phone.

The Governor made the disclosure during an interview with VOA Hausa. He said, ''On Saturday I spoke with the president on phone, he is hale and hearty. All those castigating rumors on the health condition of the president should think twice and change their mindset.

Idris Elba and Kate Winslet Kissing On Set of their new movie (WATCH)

Idris Elba and actress Kate Winslet are on the set of their new movie, Mountain Between Us, in Vancouver.

BBNaija: Check Out Hot Pictures Of Uriel, The Drama And Mirror Queen (WATCH)

Love her or hate her.This girl locks it down.From her constant love of mirrors to her crushing on Biggie to her gossiping with woman wrapper,Kemen to her cry baby attitude...She also happens to be Charly Boy's niece.

Shekau Kills Boko Haram Spokesman for Dragging Leadership Position With Him

According to a report from AFP, Abubakar Shekau has admitted killing a spokesman of the Boko Haram sect for planning to oust him from his position as the sect's leader.

He said this in an audio recording obtained by AFP.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Basketball Wives star Draya Michelle Shows Off Her Sexy Body (WATCH)

Draya welcomed her second child 10 months ago...

Why I Gave Justice Ademola N500,000 - Buhari’s Lawyer Opens Up

Kola Awodein, senior advocate of Nigeria (SAN), on Wednesday, admitted that the N500,000 he gave Justice Adeniyi Ademola, a judge facing corruption trial was a gift for the wedding of the his daughter.

While being cross-examined in the trial of the judge on Tuesday, Babatunde Adepoju, an agent of the Department of State Services (DSS), claimed that Awodein gave Ademola N500, 000 at the time he was representing President Muhammadu Buhari in a “missing certificate” suit before the judge.

However, the witness added that it was a gift and not a bribe.

In a statement issued through Femi Adesina, presidential spokesman, Buhari’s lawyer said he gave Ademola the gift for his daughter’s wedding as a friend.

Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde's birthday getaway in South Africa (WATCH)

Actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde who turned a year older recently is currently at Salon Hotel, Villas & Spa in South Africa for a birthday getaway. Here are some photos from their dinner last night.

VIDEO: Former BBNaija Housemate, Gifty At Beat FM Building This Morning

The controversial ex-housemate was spotted at Beat Fm building earlier today..

Reduce Bride Price So Benue Men Can Marry – Gov. Ortom’s Wife Begs Tor Tiv

Wife of the Benue State Governor, Mrs. Eunice Ortom, has called on traditional rulers in the state to discard all the unnecessary charges that have made marriage too expensive for men.

She appealed to Tor Tiv-elect, Prof. James Ayatse, to review bride-prices in Tiv land, to enable young men get married at the right time.

Salawa Abeni's Son, "Big Sheff" Having A Lovely Moment With His Kids (WATCH)

Popular rap artiste and son of ace musicians Queen Salawa Abeni and General Kollington Ayinla, Sheriff Ilori aka Big Sheff took to his social media page to show off this lovely father and children moment he had with his kids

Emmanuel Ukoetu: PDP Lawmaker Defects To APC

After 24 hours that Senator Andy Uba formally defected to the All progressives Congress, APC, another House of Representatives member, Emmanuel Ukoetu (Akwa Ibom) has joined the ruling party.

Hon, Ukoetu cited irreconcilable differences between the factions of Ali Modu Sheriff ad the Makarfi team as reason for his defection.

Check out 13 funny quotes inspired by President Mugabe as he turns 93 (WATCH)

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe who is the World's oldest president turned 93 Tuesday, February 21, 2017. Check out the quotes inspired by the President on social media..

Mikel Obi's twins living the luxurious life (WATCH)

Footballer, Mikel Obi's Russian partner, Olga, shared these cute photos of their twin daughters, Ava and Mia

Why National Assembly Must Impeach Buhari Now – Junaid Mohammed

Second Republic lawmaker, Junaid Mohammed, for the second time has called on the National Assembly to impeach President Muhammadu Buhari.

Yesterday, the President through his media aide, Femi Adesina revealed that a series of medical check-ups he carried out in the cause of his vacation had necessitated his prolonged stay in London.

President Robert Mugabe’s 93rd Birthday Party (WATCH)

Mugabe was honoured as his staff threw a surprise birthday party for him.
Though the nonagenarian was unable to cut his cake but his son-in-law Chikore Simba came to his rescue.

Gambia Arrests Yahya Jammeh’s Dreaded Spy

Gambian police have arrested ex-president Yahya Jammeh’s dreaded former spy chief.

A police source told AFP on Tuesday.

Yankuba Badjie headed the National Intelligence Agency, which rights groups say carried out arbitrary detentions, forced disappearances and torture during Jammeh’s 22-year rule.

The source said Badjie was in police custody and was “being investigated for certain things that happened during his stint at the NIA”.

The source, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the arrest was made on Monday.

The Gambia’s new President Adama Barrow has promised to reform the NIA — changing its name, replacing its chief and promising training for staff whose work would be limited to “intelligence gathering, analysis and advice to the relevant arms of government”.

Osinbajo Meets With Saraki And Dogara (WATCH)

Senate President Dr, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, Hon, Speaker Dogara meets the Acting President Professor Yemi Osinbajo at the State House yesterday

Kendall Jenner stepped out for Love Magazine event in this stunning outfit (WATCH)

Model and reality star, Kendall Jenner stepped out for Love Magazine event in this stunning outfit.

Korede Bello teams up with Kelly Rowland on ‘Do Like That’ (Remix)

Supreme Mavin Dynasty Presents the official remix to the global smash #DoLikeThat by Korede Bello and this time he features international super star, Kelly Rowland.

Listen to the song HERE

Governor Fayose Eats Amala At Amala Joint In Abuja (WATCH)

Governor Fayose doing justice to AMALA with gbegiri, ewedu and ogufe (goat meat) at the popular Iya Oyo Amala Joint, Wuye, Abuja

Mob Attacks Nigerian With Stones in South Africa [PHOTO]

According to the photo shared by Daily Trust, a vigilante mob attacked a Nigerian migrant outside a church in Pretoria, South Africa on Saturday.

Photo below:

See The Beautiful Corper Whose Backside Got Guys Talking (WATCH)

The endowed lady who is currently serving her father's land at the NYSC camp in Lagos, is also serving guys with some fifty shades of hotness on her social media page... as this sexy photo of her flaunting her big behind got a lot of guys talking.

Meet #BBNaija Kemen's very pretty girlfriend, Abasiono (WATCH)

Big Brother Nigeria housemate Kemen loved up with his girlfriend, Abasiono Thomas.

Naira Strengthens To 505/US$1 As CBN Injects $370m Into FX Market

Nigerian naira on Wednesday appreciated at the parallel market to 505 as the Central Bank of Nigeria carried out special wholesale intervention forward sales in the interbank forex market by offering $500 million.

The currency extended gain by 10 naira from 515 its opened trading on Wednesday morning to close at 505 against the US dollar.

It also appreciated against pound sterling and euro to 620 and 520 respectively, according to data gathered from the Abokifx market spot.

At the official market, it remained flat at 305.25 kobo to the dollar.

A CBN source said that the Apex bank actually offered $500 million to the banks on Tuesday through special wholesale intervention forward sales.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose celebrate their son's birthday together (WATCH)

Rapper Wiz Khalifa and his ex-wife, Amber Rose celebrated their son's fourth birthday in a Super Hero themed party on Sunday. The former couple who have always respected each other, seemed to have had a good time at their son, Sebastian's birthday.

I Will Be Nigeria's President Very Soon - Fayose

Ekiti state Governor, Ayo Faypse is not giving up on his dream to attain the highest office in the land.

Speaking during a live interview on Focus Nigeria, Fayose said: "It is not by power. It is destiny. Even I did not believe it after becoming Ekiti after eight years of leaving office.

"I will be the vice president of Nigeria, even the President very soon.''

Big Brother Naija: Meet Malcolm, the father of Bisola's daughter (WATCH)

At the end of Big Brother Naija, alot of relationships in and out of the house will not remain the same. But then, the housemates and their families have all said it's a game. Now it gets more interesting to know that Bisola who is all over TTT (a married man with two kids) in the house also has a daughter (Leyla Olakitan Joan Olanrewaju) and a hubby/baby-daddy (Olanrewaju Malcolm) as the case may be.

Kanye West's kids model his new children's clothes..and they are so cute! (WATCH)

Many don't like Kanye's adult clothes designs but the ones he designed for kids are so cute. His son and daughter and Kourtney and Scott’s daughter, Penelope, stepped out dressed in head to toe Yeezy.

Buhari Allegedly Gave Justice Ademola N500K During His Certificate Controversy Lawsuit

Embattled Justice Adeniyi Ademola allegedly got N500,000 from President Muhammadu Buhari during a lawsuit on his certificate controversy.

According to PREMIUM TIMES, a witness in court said the money was given through Mr. Buhari’s former lawyer, Kola Awodeyin. The witness, however, said he does not consider the money a bribe.

Loved up photos of Gabrielle Union and Dwayne as they soak up the sun on a Yacht (WATCH)

Actress Gabrielle Union and her basketball star husband Dwyane Wade looked so in love as they spent an afternoon on a yacht soaking up the sun and enjoying the sea breeze.

Gabrielle showed off her well-toned figure in a two-piece bikini, while Dwyane wore a jacket, which was left unbuttoned, with matching shorts. They both had on white face caps to provide shade from the sun.

Messi wants 3 Players Out of Barcelona Team Before Signing New Contract [Names]

Lionel Messi wants three players to leave Barcelona before he signs a new contract, the Daily Express reports.

The names in question are Jeremy Mathieu, Ander Gomes and Lucas Digne who Messi feels have not lived up to expectations this season, and would also reportedly like Luis Enrique to be replace at the end of the current campaign.

Beyoncé Wore a $22,000 Gucci Kimono to the NBA All-Star Game (WATCH)

Beyoncé is at it again. She and Jay-Z sat courtside on Sunday at the NBA All-Star basketball game in New Orleans, and her look definitely made a statement. Queen B dressed like many of us do for a game—distressed jeans, white tee—but kicked it up a (major) notch with an extravagant printed silk Gucci kimono from the S/S '17 collection. She accessorized the $21,945 robe, embroidered with tigers and tropical plants, with a $450 Gucci fan. So glam.

Meet this guy who has given up his life to look like and work for Cristiano Ronaldo (WATCH)

Oh yes, the world's most popular sportsman, Cristiano Ronaldo, has a body double, and he appears at occasions for the Real Madrid superstar more often than you realize.
Diego Davila, Ronaldo's body double, has revealed in a new interview he gave up his life to work for the former Manchester United footballer saying living another person's life isn't easy.

Azerbaijan President Appoints His Wife As Vice President

Azerbaijan's president, Ilham Aliyev, on Tuesday appointed his wife,Mehriban as the first vice president of the country.

Aliyev, created the VP position after a constitutional referendum in September; TIME reports. The vice president takes over the country's presidency if the president is unable to perform their duties, according to the constitution. It doesn't describe the first vice president's duties, but it's expected that they will include overseeing the Cabinet.

E-Money's surprise birthday house party (WATCH)

Saturday, CEO of Five Star Music, E-Money was a year older. His wife Juliet Okonkwo hosted close friends, family and colleagues of her hubby to a surprise house party at the Five Star Mansion in Lagos. Some of the celebrities who turned up include Kcee, Mike Ezuruonye, Iyabo Ojo, Fathia Balogun and others.

Fake News More Dangerous Than Boko Haram – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says the phenomenon of fake news, if left unchecked, poses more threat to the nation than insurgency and militancy.

The minister reiterated this position on Tuesday in Abuja at the seventh edition of the National Security Seminar with the theme “Consolidating on the Gains of Counter-Terrorism Operations in Nigeria’’.

VIDEO: Married BBNaija housemate, Thin Tall Tony telling Bisola that he is a single man

Big Brother Naija housemates, Thin Tall Tony and Bisola have been an item for some weeks now, although she doesn't know he is married because he has never mentioned it to any one in the house.

Yesterday while they were having a group chat, Bisola asked him "Are you not a single man?" He replied "By the grace of God".

African dignitaries at Adama Barrow's Inauguration held on Saturday (WATCH)

Gambian President, Adama Barrow, who was elected in December and was sworn into office in Senegal in January, had his inauguration Saturday, February 18th and dignitaries from African countries graced the occasion.

The inauguration, which was held on the same day Gambia marked her 52nd Independence day, saw in attendance, Nigeria's acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, President Of Liberia, Ellen Sirleaf, President of Ivory coast, Alassane Ouattaran, Ghana's President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and more.

Osinbajo Had A Closed-Door Meeting With Saraki, Dogara, Others

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo today had a closed-door with Senate President Bukola Saraki, House of Representatives Speaker Yakubu Dogara and other top government officials.

DailyTrust said it was an extended meeting of the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council.

The meeting, took place at the Vice President's Wing of the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja and was attended by Attorney-General of the Federation Abubakar Malami as well as the Ministers of Information, Trade and Investment, Power, Works and Housing.