Saturday, 29 April 2017

Nigerian-British Boxer, Anthony Joshua defeats Wladimir Klitschko in the 11th round at Wembley [VIDEO]

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Nigerian born British boxer, Anthony Joshua defeated 41 year old veteran, Wladimir Klitschko in the 11th round of one of the greatest contemporary boxing match.

Joshua won the fight in the 11th round with a vicious uppercut that put his opponent on the floor, followed by a right cross. A brutal left hook knocked Wladimir down a second time then a crisp combo finished the old warrior in the corner and Klitschko went out on his shield.


"I am not corrupt and I don't like money" - Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi [VIDEO]

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Minister of Transportation and immediate past Governor of Rivers State, Rotimi Amaechi, said this in an interview with Channels TV. When asked whether he is corrupt, Amaechi said;

"Is my honesty in doubt? I have told Nigerians and I repeat to Nigerians today I am not corrupt and I don't like money. I am not one swayed by money. I have lived a character that most Nigerians can tell you.

"The youth of Nigeria are the country's secret weapon" - CNN's Richard Quest

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Popular CNN presenter, Richard Quest of Quest Means Business has been in Lagos, Nigeria on a media tour for the past few days. In some tweets shared via his page, he described Nigerian Youths in glowing terms and how people are succeeding despite the government's shortcomings. According to him;

Friday, 28 April 2017

Buhari absent from Friday Jumat prayer

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President Muhammadu Buhari did not attend today’s congregational Friday prayer at the Aso Rock Mosque.

Mr. Buhari has been observing the weekly prayer at the mosque located behind his office since his return from medical vacation in the UK.

Staff of the Aso Villa also confirmed the president was indoors and did not go to any other mosque for the ‘Jumat’ prayer.

Mercy Aigbe's 7-year marriage to Lanre Gentry crashes over alleged battering [PHOTOS]

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For a while now all has not been well in the marriage of Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe. Her 7-year marriage to Lagos based hotelier, Lanre Gentry seems to have crashed. Sources tells that Mercy has been enduring domestic violence for a long time in her marriage but it's gotten worse lately.

We learnt that the couple had a nasty fight last week that left the actress with severe injuries and she's still receiving treatment at an undisclosed hospital in Lagos.

Herdsmen invade professor Wole Soyinka's home for the second time

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Herdsmen have invaded the home of Nigerian writer, Prof. Wole Soyinka, and this will not be the first time such will happen. Last year, the Nobel laureate revealed that his home had been invaded by the herdsmen and hoped there will not be a repeat. Sadly, it's happened again.

Nnamdi Kanu leaves Kuje prison after 2 years of imprisonment

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After meeting his bail conditions, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, left Kuje Prison in Abuja around 5pm this evening April 28th. He was driven home by former Aviation minister Osita Chidoka. Nnamdi Kanu was arrested in 2015 for treason and has been in prison since then.

Nigerian prostitutes in Europe narrate their hustle in Italy [VIDEO]

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The ladies were complaining about how their family members kept pressuring them for money they worked hard for.. The alleged shameless prostitutes abused their parent and siblings on social media.

One of the lady statements:
'If you want to shoki, they will first of all kill you, fuck you the way your body will tell you'

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Afe Babalola wants number of children pegged at two

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Elder statesman and founder of Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti, ABUAD, Aare Afe Babalola, has called on the Federal Government to enact a law regulating the number of children a family should have to two as is currently the trend in China to curtail the negative impact the country’s ever increasing population is having on the provision of quality education.

Nigerian-British Boxer, Anthony Joshua visits his mum prior to his biggest fight with Wladimir Klitschko

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On Saturday, Anthony Joshua will square up against Wladimir Klitschko in what will be the biggest fight of his career so far. He visited his mum Yeta Odusanya for one last time before he steps onto the ring. The British boxer shared a pic he took with her and captioned it: 'See you on Sunday mum x'.

She has never seen her son fight and won't be in attendance, as watching her son take blow after blow goes against every woman's maternal instincts, he said.

Wife arrested for chopping off husband's penis with a scissors over cheating claims

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32-year-old Liezel Betitta has been arrested for cutting off her husband's penis with a pair of scissors because she was convinced he was having an affair. She believed he was sexually involved with a friend's wife at a building from where he worked in Iloilo City, the Philippines so after her husband, Mark, went out drinking with friends after work then fell asleep at a friend's house, Liezel went over there and found him.

Actor, Michael Mantenuto found dead at the age of 35

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Hollywood actor, Michael Mantenuto died on Monday, April 24, 2017 at the age of 35. Announcing his death, U.S. Army Col. Guillaume Beaurpere wrote in a Facebook post on Wednesday that Mantenuto sustained a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

"Those of you that knew Mike will remember him for his passionate love for his family and his commitment to the health of the force," he wrote.

Sick Lagos-based woman dies at Uyo motor park after hubby left her to travel alone [GRAPHIC PHOTO]

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What a sad story as narrated on Facebook by user Ab Isong:

DEAD ON ARRIVAL:

Somehow i wanted to overlook this story, but it boils down to marrying a wrong man hence this post.

Earlier today (thursday 6.pm precisely), I went to Itam Park long distance bus terminus where i was expecting a parcel from Lagos.

On arrival I saw an unusual crowd and I decided to get close. Only to find this woman dead and laid beside the young shall grow bus which transported her to Uyo.

I've had sex at the beach in the presence of beach-goers - Juliet Ibrahim reveals secrets [PHOTO & VIDEO]

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Ghanaian actresss, Juliet Ibrahim, who has also featured in so many Nollywood movies, revealed some secrets about herself which we all don't know, in her interview with Trybes TV’s On My Honour.

The beautiful actress, who swore to say the truth in the interview, revealed that she has had sex at the beach. And it went down, even when beach-goers present.

Guinness Nigeria records 29% growth in revenue in Q3

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Guinness Nigeria Plc, the nation’s leading alcoholic beverage manufacturer and a subsidiary of Diageo Plc, has released its unaudited results for the nine months ended 31 March, 2017.

The results detail revenue growth of 29% and a 6% increase in gross profit when compared to the same nine-month period in 2016.

While the first half volume growth continued in the third quarter, the third quarter also benefited cycling a weak third quarter last year. Cost of sales increased by 47% in the nine months due to the challenging economic environment.

Adamawa Speaker beats up police sergeant

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The Speaker of the Adamawa State House of Assembly, Kabiru Mijinyawa,  has beaten up a police sergeant attached to him.

A witness told journalists in Yola Thursday that the Speaker got angry when the policeman complained about non-payment of his allowances. The Speaker grabbed the policeman and slapped him severally until the man was rescued by some security men around.

India bans Facebook, Twitter and other 20 social media sites

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Authorities in India have banned 22 social media sites in an effort to calm tensions in a disputed region, after videos depicting the alleged abuse of Kashmiris by Indian forces fueled protests. The government said that the one-month ban was necessary for public safety because social media was being "misused by anti-national and anti-social elements.

I saw some people mourning Desmond Elliot - Nigerian pastor reveals

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A Nigerian pastor, Celestian Michael has raised alarm after according to him, he fell into a trance and saw people mourning Nollywood actor, and Lagos state house of Assembly member, Desmond Elliot.

Tension in Delta state as political leader dies in police custody [PHOTOS]

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A former Director of Direct Labour Agency, Chief Lucky Ayomanor has the allegedly died in the custody of the police in Sapele, Sapele Local Government Area of Delta State.

It was gathered that Chief Ayomanor was accosted and searched by the police, who were on a “stop” and “search” duty along Gana road in Sapele.

It was alleged that a fully loaded revolver and pump action was discovered in the SUV of Chief Ayomanor after he was searched by the police.

Thursday, 27 April 2017

Man sues R Kelly over alleged sexual affair with his wife

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A Mississippi sheriff’s deputy has filed a lawsuit against R&B superstar R. Kelly over an alleged affair Kelly had with the deputy’s wife.

In the lawsuit, Hinds County Deputy Kenny Bryant claimed that he had suffered “emotional, psychological and financial loss” due to the actions of the “Ignition” singer.

Calabar viewing tragedy: Seven people died not 30 - FG

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The Federal Government has disputed reports that 30 persons had died, when a high-tension cable fell on a football viewing centre in Calabar, the Cross River State capital, on April 20.

The Minister of Interior, Lt-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (rtd), said Thursday that investigations carried out on the incident, showed that seven persons lost their lives.

Two passengers caught attempting to smuggle drugs into USA

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Customs and Border Patrol officers at New York’s JFK airport said they captured two more passengers who attempted to smuggle drugs by strapping packages of cocaine to their legs.

The most recent seizure came when two men tried to bring more than 10 kilos of cocaine into the United States on April 19, officers said. Both men allegedly had the drugs taped to their legs under their clothing, and one man taped the drugs to his back.

Nicolas Cage involved in a ‘freak accident’ on movie set in Bulgaria

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Actor Nicolas Cage broke his ankle, in what was described as a freak accident, while filming the York Alec Shackleton-directed Millennium Films bank heist action film #211. The 53 year old actor was immediately taken to a hospital in Sofia, Bulgaria, close to where the film crew was shooting.

2017 budget missing - Senate alleges, blames the Nigeria Police for its disappearance

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The Senate, on Wednesday, disclosed that the 2017 budget is missing and alleged that the Nigeria Police stole the documents needed to pass the 2017 budget.

The allegations were made following a presentation by the chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Sen. Danjuma Goje, regarding the invasion of his home last week, by officers of the Nigerian Police Force (NPF).

President Buhari is working from home only for today - Lai Mohammed clarifies

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Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has released a statement clarifying his earlier statement on President Buhari working from home. According to Mohammed, President Buhari will be working from home only for today.

In the statement issued in Abuja, the Minister said the President only decided to work from home today, not that he has decided to work from home henceforth.

Wednesday, 26 April 2017

Actress Halima Abubakar shares more photos from her successful fibroid removal surgery

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The 31-year-old Nollywood actress who had a successful  fibroid removal surgery in India have shared more photos as she thanked those who reached out to her.

Read her post after the cut...

President Buhari writes National Assembly, seeks approval to borrow $5.851bn for railway projects

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President Muhammadu Buhari has written a letter to the National Assembly, requesting for approval to borrow $5.851 billion for the upgrade of various sections of the Nigerian railway.

In the letter written separately to Senate President Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the house of representatives Yakubu Dogara, President Buhari asked for speedy consideration of his request so that his administration can access the China-African fund provided in the 2016-2018 external borrowing plan.

President Buhari to now work from home - Lai Mohammed

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Minister of information, Lai Mohammed, says ‎President Muhammadu Buhari will now work from his residence at the presidential villa.

He was speaking to state house correspondents at the end of the meeting of the federal executive council (FEC) chaired by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo in Buhari’s absence.

Nigerian Police Officer threatens to kill 200 people if President Buhari dies

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Inusa Saidu Biu, a police officer from Biu, a local government area in southern Borno state has Promised to kill 200 people if  president Buhari dies.

According to him the president was poisoned but he survived, he said 'Buhari the cat with nine lives'.
He wrote

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Meet 37-year-old mother with her 38 children, she started giving birth since age 13 [PHOTOS]

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A 37-year-old mother in Kabimbiri village, Mukono District in Uganda has given birth to 38 children. Villagers have given the mother, Mariam Nabatanzi Babirye, the nickname of Nalongo Muzaala Bana, which means “the twin mother who produces quadruplets.”

In what must be some sort of record, Mariam has six sets of twins, four sets of triplets, three sets of quadruplets and two single births.

Nnamdi Kanu denies rejecting bail, pledges to meet conditions in 48 hours

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The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has denied a media report that he rejected the bail granted him on Tuesday by the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court.

Mr. Kanu and three others, David Nwawuisi, Benjamin Madubugwu and Chidiebere Onwudiwe, are facing trial before the court on allegations of treason, among other charges.

Mr. Kanu was granted bail on health grounds with 12 conditions attached to the bail by the presiding judge, Binta Nyako.

17-year-old boy commits suicide by hanging in Imo State [PHOTOS]

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This is becoming too prevalent in Nigeria. The body of a 17-year-old boy was found hanging from a tree in Okohia community, Isiala Mbano LGA  of Imo state this morning.

Senate President Saraki Abdicates Responsibility On Buhari's Health State | SEE Buhari Test Result

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Nigeria's senate led by Bukola Saraki has continued to abandon its constitutional responsibility to investigate the ailing health of President Muhammadu Buhari and his capacity to remain holed-up in Aso Rock at the helm of affairs.

Nigeria's civil service stipulates a 42-day limit to health related absence from post before an enforced medical board evaluation towards resignation is coursed.

While President Muhammadu Buhari resides in an office-residence and is flanked by aides who appear to have silently taken over his duties, thus making it seem as if he is still in control – recently being notably more talkative in local and global affairs than Buhari is known to be– Nigerians are becoming weary of the president's true state of command.

Jega disappointed me on how he conducted the 2015 general election - GEJ says

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In a book scheduled to be launched on Friday April 28th, former spokesperson of late President Musa Yar'Adua and Chairman of Thisday editorial board, Segun Adeniyi, revealed that Former President Goodluck Jonathan was unhappy with the manner former chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Attahiru Jega, went about conducting the 2015 general election which he lost in to President Buhari. Part of the book quotes Jonathan to have said;

Court Grants Nnamdi Kanu Bail

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A Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday granted bail to the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, on health grounds.

Justice Nyako however barred the IPOB leader from granting press interview while on bail.

The judge also gave a stern warning to the defendant not to participate in any rally or be found in a crowd of more than 10 persons in the course of the bail.

CNN anchor, Richard Quest dons agbada for interview with Nike Davies-Okundaye in Lagos

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CNN anchor, Richard Quest, is in Nigeria to conduct some interviews for his program, Quest Means Business. The veteran anchor met with Nike Davies-Okundaye, founder of Nike art gallery, in Lagos and for the interview, he wore an agbada, the traditional outfit of the Yoruba people.

Monday, 24 April 2017

20 People Killed in Clash Between two communities in Akwa Ibom state and Cross River State [GRAPHIC PHOTOS]

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At least 20 people were killed yesterday in Ayadehe and Oku-Iboku, Itu Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State following an attack by hoodlums from Ikot Offiong community of Odukpani Local Government Area in Cross River State.

Read part of what was shared by Nse-Abasi Odiong below;

It was a horrific sight to behold as corpses of children, women and men (young and old) were recovered from the river, along Oku-Iboku waterways yesterday.

How a Caucasian dog kills a snake [PHOTOS]

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A Nairaland user 'abiambo' narrates how his Caucasian breed dog named Ramsey killed a black snake.

Read Abiambo statement below:
Ramsey is the pet of the house, loved by all with the same intensity with which he is feared by men and dogs from outside...

Chelsea's Kante named PFA Players' Player of the Year

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The former Leicester City midfielder has been in sensational form since moving to London, and has been rewarded with the coveted trophy

N'Golo Kante has been named the PFA Players' Player of the Year after a formidable debut season at Chelsea, while Dele Alli of Tottenham has retained the Young Player of the Year award.

France international Kante has enjoyed an incredible rise in English football after joining Leicester City from Caen in 2015.

SARS operatives abandoned delivery man after allegedly causing an accident in Lagos [PHOTOS]

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According to Alaofin Kenny Peters who shared the callous story on Facebook, some members of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) allegedly abandoned a delivery man after causing an accident in Lagos. Read the full story below...

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WWE wrestler John Cena & fiancee, Nicki strip to celebrate 500,000 YouTube Subscribers [PHOTOS & VIDEO]

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American professional wrestler, John Felix Anthony Cena Jr and his fiancee, Nikki Bella, stripped nude and danced on video after the Bella Twins reached 500,000 subscribers on their YouTube channel.

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Man caught with human parts in Ilorin

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A middle aged man has been arrested in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital for possessing human parts.

Tribune Online gathered that the suspect had been monitored by residents of Ita Kudimo, Abata Suban, Pakata area of Ilorin West local government in the past few days after speculation grew that he possessed a corpse in his building.

It was also gathered that the neighbours of the suspect swooped on his residence at about noon on Sunday and the suspect was allegedly caught with human parts.

Baba Vanga predictions about Obama coming to pass?

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The blind Bulgarian seer who predicted Obama will be America's last president. The thing with prophecies is they have a funny way of coming true. We look out for the obvious manifestations but sometimes, its fulfillment is hidden in plain sight and we miss it.

SEE Photos of how some locals process palm fruit

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You deserve to know how your palm oil is made and here it is. Take a good look at some palm oil makers and the environment where they carry out their palm fruit processing. Africa sha!

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Nigerian footballer, Dele Alli wins Premier League Young Player of the Year award 2016-2017

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The 21-year-old British-born Nigerian footballer who chose to play for England and Tottenham Hotspur's midfielder, Dele Alli has won the young player of the year award at the Professional Footballers Association award. Dele won the award for the second successive year at the ceremony which held at the Grosvener hotel in London last night.

Our "Father of all bombs" is badder than your "Mother of all bombs" - Russia tells US

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Recently, the United States launched it's non-nuclear Mother of all Bombs against ISIS targets in Afghanistan. Now, the Russian military has come out to say it's own 'Father of all Bombs' is the most powerful thermobaric bomb of its kind, four times more powerful than the American "mother of all bombs," the largest non-nuclear bomb in the US arsenal and the largest non-nuclear bomb the United States has ever used in combat.

Sunday, 23 April 2017

Human blow up doll Kristyna Martelli dies while undergoing another surgical procedure [PHOTOS]

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Do you remember Kristyna Martelli, aka Human Blowup Doll (HBD)? She's the lady who has had over 100 different surgeries on her butt that left them looking highly unnatural. Sadly, Kristyna is dead. She died during her latest plastic surgery procedure.