Former Governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has lost an arm and a leg, and i hear its from complications which arose due to stroke. Oh Oh why...i hope its not the masses curse thats manifesting in his life....Beside the Toll Gate money, funds from Oriental Hotel and many other investments his got should be able to get him an artificial arm and leg....His an influential man so i bet his gonna get the best replacements ever...Get well soon dear.
It is no longer news within Nollywood circle that Big Brother Amplified housemate and Kenyan representative,who is a top actress in the Kenya movie industry, Millicent Wambui is making every move to find her feet in Nigerian movie industry.
Going by the information reaching us, Ms. Wambui's zeal to leverage on the brand name of Nollywood and reveal her acting prowess to the world kicked-off last year when a Nollywood movie producer cum Director of Photograghy, Chris Onyeso contacted her after Big Brother Amplified.
The cover of this week's Star mag contradicts what we saw of Angelina Jolie at the Golden Globes. In widely released photos taken at the event Angelina posed with Brad Pitt and looked simply marvelous – a veritable picture of health and beauty. But the same people who were right on when they were the first to reveal that Mariah Yeater had accused Justin Bieber of being her baby daddy now claim Angelina is both pregnant and a mess – headed for rehab! Well I guess Star can't be correct all of the time!
One has to question Star's assertions especially because their sister publication, RadarOnline, wrote just 3 days ago that Angelina was the picture of health and happiness.
It seems Rihanna’sHawaiian vacation is gradually turning her into a thug. After images of her partaking in that little green leaf known as marijuana leaked everywhere online....Rihanna surfaced in L.A last night and visited one of her favorite stores, Mark Mahoney's Shamrock Shack tattoo parlor. Rihanna tweeted pictures of her hanging out in the tattoo chair, documenting the whole experience.. No stranger to getting' ink done, the Barbadian singer opted for the knuckles. Yep, Rihanna decided to have the words "Thug Life" written on each knuckle, in honor of the late West coast rapper Tupac
THE C.E.O of Alapomeji Records, who also recently celebrated his 32nd birthday, received the most surprising birthday gift ever from a colleague.…9ice, to the amazement of everyone, went on social network, Twitter, to announce the gift of a cow given to him by fellow artiste, Vector.
I Just received the most surprising gift for my birthday from Vector. Can u guess what it is? Na cow!!! Thank you Vector!!!!, he tweeted.
Last weekend would forever be one to be remembered in the industry, as Alapomeji crooner, 9ice, rolled out the carpet to mark his 32nd birthday.
Towards the end of last year,the media was agog with the gist that Nollywood actress, Susan Peters staged a concert jeered towards uplifting the less privilege children in our society. Tagged Susan Peters and LAD,it was held on December 23,2011 at Civic Centre,Victoria Island,Lagos.
Rapper snoop Dogg is not happy with NBA star Kris humphries because of his 72 days marriage to Kim kardashian . In a 'Nemo's Advice' segment ,the rapper was asked to advice Kris on the fake marriage to kim .Snoop said : The first advice is you dumb ass n**ga, you shouldn't have tried to wife the b***h man," .She's not that type of a hoe. She gets around man, you see when Reggie took the b***h to Africa, she was because they have bigger d**ks than his. He didn't know how to act after her, they sent his ass to Miami." "Ray J the only n**ga that bounced back from the b***h man. She's cold-blooded. I'm pretty sure she have a book of the month. Talking bout all the n**gas that she got and how she played 'em.""So my advice is: look, you can't make a hoe a housewife. Don't try to re-invent the wheel. Let her do what she was born to do: Hoe.Punk b***h.
Baby Blue Ivy is going to have the most powerful woman in the world as her godmother! What a role model!..Who can be a better godmother to the baby of power couple Beyonce and Jay-Z than Oprah? A source revealed to MediaTakeOut.com that Beyonce and Jay-Z have picked Oprah to be little Blue Ivy's godmother because she's become a close, personal friend to the pair.
Oprah Winfrey is an American media proprietor, talk show host, actress, producer and philanthropist.
Jay-Z's BFF Tyran "Ty Ty" Smith is reportedly the godfather. The couple wanted to give Blue godparents who weren't already related to her (Sorry, Solange, Kelly Rowland and Kanye West).
What do YOU think of their choices?
The letter supposedly sent by Boko Haram to NLC which was found in NLC’s mail box…Well i cant help but notice that the writer repeatedly kept on writing ‘I’ instead of ‘WE’ The letter reads 'I', 'AM' instead of 'WE'... Is BK a one man business??????
The Nigeria State Security Service (SSS) has woken up which is definately a good omen. The photo above is that of a Boko Haram Sucide Bomber.
The suicide bomber was according to the SSS, allegedly trying to gain access to the SSS office in Kano with a car heavily loaded with explosives with the sole intent to wreck havoc but crack shooters from the sniper unit of the secret police made sure they taught him a lesson by sending to the great beyond without detonating his bomb laden car!…Hmmm i hope this truly is a BK boy before this Naija funny police will dash Boko Haram medal on an innocent man.
There was a scene reminiscent of some of her Nollywood screen roles a few days before Christmas,2011,when top actress,Patience Ozokwor,flew into a rage and physically attacked a man aboard an Arik aircraft at Abuja Airport. According to eye-witness reports,Patience Ozokwor,the man,said to be a leading businessman from Anambra State,and accompanied by his wife and children and others had bought their plane tickets to fly from Abuja to Enugu.
A 26 year old serial internet fraudster, Olaniyi Victor Makinde who is top on the wanted list of the United States of America's Federal Bureau of Investigation, FBI has been arrested in Akure, the Ondo state capital by Nigeria's anti-graft police, EFCC.
A source in FBI had hinted iReports that Makinde who is also known as Olaniyi Jones and Andrea Bradley was wanted by the San Francisco Division of the FBI. According to the source, the US government viewed the activities of Makinde seriously and as such had to send three FBI agents including a supervisory special agent and two special agents, to Nigeria last quarter to meet with their Nigerian counterparts over the arrest of the fraudster.
Joan,78, underwent the surgery despite concerns raised by her daughter and her family besides the star, who has undergone numerous cosmetic procedures confirmed its her 734th surgery….OMG after all that wha the heck does she want to look like???? mstchewwwww
A motor mechanic has been sentenced to death by hanging for armed robbery. He was sentenced to death for robbing a University Lecturer of his car stereo at gun point in company of another accomplice, now deceased. Prosecution led by the State Director of Public Prosecutions, Mr. Marcel Okoh called four witnesses to prove its case...
A baby, girl, without hands and legs, has been born in Sandigalua village in Zaki Government Area of Bauchi State. The baby, named Fatima, was born to the family of Ahmadu Didda, a peasant farmer and wife, Rukaiyya, on January 13.
Fatima's father, Didda, however, expressed gratitude to God for giving them the child, describing her as a beautiful baby. Didda said Fatima was delivered at home and that both the mother and the baby are healthy.
Kuwaiti royal prince who recently converte to Christianity has declared: "if they kill me because of it, then I will appear before Jesus Christ"
Why would Abdullah al-Sabah think he might be murdered for exercising his freedom of conscience? After all, Muslim spokesmen such as Salam al-Marayati, M. Cherif Bassiouni, and Ali Eteraz (among many others) have assured us that Islam has no death penalty for apostasy.
The first ever map of Twitter users in Africa has shown social networks being forged from the tip of South Africa to Tunisia and Morocco.
South Africa generated the most tweets with over 5 million recorded in the last three months of 2011, Kenya came in second with 2.48 million tweets, followed by Nigeria (1.6 million), Egypt (1.21 million) and Morocco (0.75 million).
The internet gossip mill continues to churn with speculation as to the identity of Khloe Kardashian’s biological father…The latest development comes from a number of gossip blogs, including Zap 2 it and Necole Bitchie, latching on to a report from Hollywoodite.com, which claims that Khloe’s real dad is none other than Kris Jenner’s hairdresser, Alex Roldan.
Thanks to In Touch Weekly, we’ve got the story on how sex tape star Kim Kardashian was destroyed by her mother, Kris Jenner.
An ex tells the tabloid all about how Kim was destroyed by her mother at a young age. She went from a “fun-loving kid to famewhore”. They talk about how Kim was pressured to have sex at 14-years-old by her mother. In addition, Kim was brainwashed by her mother’s obsession with money. They also reveal how Kris Jenner’s secret demons turned Kim into a monster!
Yes, but was she pressured to have her face injected so much that it can barely move? I mean, even when she cried, she looked plastic and fake. How about the “alleged” butt fillers? And the sex tape? Was all of that engineered by Kris’ greed for the spotlight and all of the money that goes along with it?
Was Kim really brainwashed by her mother? What do you think? Hit the comments with your thoughts and let us know!
In what has been interpreted as an outdated and insulting move, a fashion blogger for the magazine’s site posted a piece about Michelle Obama’s sartorial prowess and the rise of a ‘black-geoisie’.
New York Daily News goes so far as to brand the magazine as ‘racist’, while elsewhere online, the blog has caused uproar.
Writing about the first family on the magazine’s site, Nathalie Dolivo claims that the Obamas are the catalyst for a ‘black fashion renaissance’. She suggests that America’s first black president has finally given the black community a ‘chic’ option other than ‘streetwear codes’.
Gist coming fromlatestgists- is that Mike Tyson former boxing heavy weight champion is making plans to visit Nigeria for the 70th birthday celebration of the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor E.A Adeboye.
hmmm ... How true is that Naija can carry rumour shaa besides what's he coming to do, teach them how to box ????
Jay Jay Okocha,a 1996 Olympic medallistand former captain for the Nigerian Super Eagles runs CLUB 10,a night club situated on Saka Tinubu Street, Victoria Island, Lagos. Has reportedly signeda deal withan Indian brand, sportsand entertainment company that could fetch hima whooping N97M.
Several dailies says the executive director of Celebrity Management Group (CMG), Baswar Goswani claims the company has signed Okocha fora football tournament which will hold this year in India. The tournament he said is fashionedafter the very popular Indian Premier League for Cricket.
Tagged to feature in the tournament includes footballers like; Italian full back Fabio Cannavaro, formerArsenal winger Robert Piresand former English forward Robbie Fowler.
From her days as a runner-up in the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria beauty pageant in 2002, to her rapid rise in the movie industry, to the several endorsement deals running into millions of naira and the recent conferment of a national honour, Member of the Federal Republic on her by President Goodluck Jonathan. Stephanie has no doubt done quite well for herself. She is currently planning a lavish marriage ceremony, which holds in Paris next month with her fiancé Linus Idahosa who co-owns and runs DELYORK, her marketing/communication company. The ceremony is to hold away from the prying eyes of the public. This is Stephanie’s second attempt at matrimony — her first, which was in 2004 to Super Eagles football star, Chikelue Ileoanusi, broke down irretrievably.
A court in Burkina Faso slapped prison sentences on two locals and a Nigerian woman arrested last month with 71 vultures and three vulture heads to be used in voodoo rites, an official said Thursday.
The two Burkinabe men, aged 33 and 22, and the sexagenarian Nigerian woman, were sentenced Wednesday to jail terms ranging from three to 18 months, the head of legal affairs at the environment ministry, Antoine Kabore, said.
“These sentences should serve as an example to all those who target the protected species of our country,” Kabore told reporters.
The Nigerian woman, longtime Burkina resident Olutayo Kuduratou, was reportedly planning to smuggle them back to her native country where they are used for fetishes and voodoo rites
Incase if you didnt see the pictures of him squandering Naija's money clickhere
Re: A wicked attack on my person via internet photographs. - Ugonna MaduekeIt was with great dismay that I awoke a few days ago to see the pictorial publications being circulated about my family and me by the on-line media. It has stirred up a great deal of controversy and has portrayed our family in a negative light.
Top rated Award winning Nigerian artiste '2face', just signed his first official artiste.. 18-yr-old Dammy Krane to Hypertek records.. a major move which is already making rounds on twitter and other social platforms
Dammy Krane officially becomes the first act under the revamped and re-energized Hypertek Records imprint. Details of the contract terms are still unknown but from all indications, it’s a long-term project
2face wants to groom another young wave maker just the way banky W brought wizkid out...
Her name Funmi Oduyemi.She is the fly and well connected daughter of the late Man of God-Pastor Gabriel Oduyemi,the founder and then General Overseer of the Bethel Ministries Inc, Pastor Gabriel in his life time was described as a flamboyant Pastor because he was unapologetic about preaching on Prosperity, and what he preached he also displayed personally, he left to be with the Lord in 2005 a tthe age of 67 . Funmi Oduyemi is the Gospel singing daughter of the Late Pastor, who was one of the contestants on the prestigious- BET Sunday’s Best Gospel Singing Competition, where she got to represent Nigeria in 2010,the gorgeous and very stylish damsel is 27 years old.
It has been revealed that the wife of a former lover of the pastor’s daugter made the private pictures public. He is identified as Ese Morede.
Graduating from university is normally an occasion for a family get-together. And this was certainly a big celebration for the Ogunsanya quadruplets who were handed their well-deserved degrees from the same university on the same day.
The 23-year-old quads, identical sisters and the oldest by four minutes, Toks and Temi Ogunsanya, and identical brothers, Tobi and Tolu, graduated from Warwick University with Master Degrees. And there was not a jot of sibling rivalry as all four have landed jobs in the City already..
Men dressed in Police/Army Uniform. Two bomb-laden cars found . Death toll reaches 250~ Fresh witness accounts of the Kano carnage reveal how a team of about 50 men in Police and Army uniforms stormed the Bompai barracks and shot dead nearly everybody there during the chaos immediately after coordinated bombings in the city on Friday.
OVER 1,000 Nigerian youths are being detained at various prisons in China for various drug related offences. Speaking with journalists in Ilorin, Kwara State capital, at the weekend, the Minister of Youths Development, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, said he had already written to the government of China to have the details of their offences. He said the Federal Government intended to use the detail of the offence as a form of campaign to discourage Nigerian youths from embarking on drug trafficking business.
There are strong indications that the United States of America, USA, may be gearing up for a possible balkanisation of the country following developments in the last few years. This indication is contained in a publication credited to NEWSRESCUE in America, where accounts of an article written by Director of the African Security Research Project in Washington, DC and Guest Columnist of AllAfrica Global Media, Mr. Daniel Volman and speakers in an AFRICOM conference held at Fort McNair were given.
Writing to you is the only way I can assuage the feelings of anger I have had to put up with since receiving news of the death of Enenche Akogwu of Channels TV, who sadly has become a statistic in the head count of victims of the Boko Haram insurgency. Much as I commiserate with you and all other Nigerians on the unfortunate incident that occured in Kano yesterday, I would also like to state unequivocally, that I will not attempt to absolve you of “blame” in the seeming reluctance on your part to thoroughly deal with ENEMIES OF STATE and especially the PERCIEVED ENEMIES WITHIN.
It's official: Heidi & Seal have released a statement to saying that they've decided to separate. So sad. Will they file for divorce now? Heidi Klum and Seal have confirmed that they are splitting after six years of marriage. Heidi, 38, and Seal, 48, revealed the separation in a statement obtained by HollywoodLife.com on Jan. 22.
At 23, Imoleayo Adebule is one of Nigeria’s youngest female pilots. Intelligent, daring, and confident are three words that best describe the tenacity with which she passed through one of the most complex schools in the world – Flying School, to obtain her license as a Commercial Pilot. Imoleayo has excelled in a profession that is not only averse to people of her gender, but quite difficult even to people of the opposite sex. Having graduated at the top of her class at the Nigerian College of Aviation Technology, Kaduna, she now works with Aero Contractors where she is making giant strides. She shares her inspiring story with Adeola Adeyemo in this exclusive interview.
Trust Simon Cowell to do the radical in a bid to set himself apart. Reports say that Simon is planningon offering the winnerof the current Britain’s Got Talent show, the chance to perform in space. He has confirmed that he is currently in talks with SirRichard Branson, who is sponsoring the show, about blasting the next champion into orbit with Sir Richard’s space venture Virgin Galactic.
The Police in Lagos have arrested 11 members of a robbery gang, through the mobile telephone number, given by a randy member of the gang to his girlfriend.
A reliable police source told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday that the detectives arrested the robbers through the randy suspect. The randy suspect was traced through the GSM number which he gave to the housegirl, after the gang robbed the household the girl was serving.
The source explained that the suspected robber, who was expecting a call from the girl, whom he instantly fell in love with, was picked up, leading detectives to arrest 10 other member of the gang.“The GSM number we got from the girl actually helped us,” said one of the detectives.
The Governors of the South Eastern states met yesterday and discussed the plight of the Igbo's in the North, though an agreement was not reached, they agreed to meet next week again to discuss how to evacuate the Igbo's in the North after several killings by Boko Haram. Do you support the evacuation of Igbo’s from the North??
Information recently made available to 247ureports.com through a high ranking contact within the organizational structure of the terrorist Islamic group, Boko Haram reveals unnerving revelations regarding the recent attacks on Kano, Bauchi State – and the aborted attack of September 15, 2011 visit by former President of the federal republic of Nigeria, General Olusegun Aremu Obasanjo to the home of the in-law of the slain leader of the Boko Haram, Babakura Fuggu in Borno State