Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Charlyboy speaks on halting Governor Okorocha’s speech at his father’s burial

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Over the weekend, Maverick entertainer, Charles Oputa – CharlyBoy made headlines for allegedly stopping Governor Rochas Okorocha midway into his speech at the late Justice Chukwudifu Oputa‘s burial.
Reports say the mass which was conducted by the Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Rt. Rev. Matthew Hassan Kukah at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Oguta, went on smoothly until

Monday, June 23, 2014

Egypt sentences 3 Al-Jazeera journalists to 7 years imprisonment

Three Al-Jazeera journalists, Peter Greste (correspondent, Australian), bureau chief Mohamed Fahmy (Canadian/Egyptian) have been sentenced to 7 years in prison each over allegations of false reporting and association with the now outlawed Muslim Brotherhood. While a 3rd journalist, Baher Mohamed (producer) was given 10 years for same charges and also for being in possession of ammunition.
The three journalists were arrested in December 2013 after security forces raided their work suite

Suicide bomber kills 3 soldiers in Borno, Boko Haram kills 40 in new attack

Three soldiers were reportedly killed yesterday June 22nd after a suicide bomber suspected to be from the Boko Haram sect attacked a military post near a Secondary school in Gwoza, Borno state.
 
Vanguard reports the suicide bomber drove through Wala and Warabe villages before getting to the military post where the bomb detonated and a loud sound immediately followed, with the vehicle the suicide bomber rode in and other things in the attack scene destroyed.
 
One of the residents of the area, Mallam Usman Yaro who spoke with Vanguard said residents of the

Tuface sues softsell magazine Icon Weekly for libel, demands N100m

2face Idibia has slammed a N100million suit against soft-sell magazine, Icon Weekly, for libel. The Media/Entertainment Law Firm of L & A- Legal Consultants has filed libel proceedings on behalf of  2face, at the Ikeja High Court asking the court to award their client the sum of N100million being damages for the libelous publication posted on the magazine’s online and print platforms.

In March this year, Icon alleged that 2face committed adultery by impregnating a 'Lagos top banker' who is supposedly his account officer in one of the new generation banks and that infact, the lady had every intention of keeping the baby. The story went viral, which 2face later denied.

A source close to the music icon said the story, which was found to be false, made 2face lose a very

Photo of the Day

This house is not for sale
Some Nigerians have taken to painting large signs saying “This House is Not for Sale” on their homes to ward off fraudsters.
That is obviously the intention of the owner of this “house” in the photo but in reality, who would

Pretty model shuns the runway to become a Catholic nun

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A beautiful Spanish model and actress has decided to abandon the spotlight and become a nun.
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36-year-old Olalla Oliveros became a sister with the Order of Saint Michael after she felt an “internal earthquake” on a visit to a shrine in Portugal.

“I get prophetic messages to impregnate my church members” – Enugu Pastor

 Timothy Ngwu, second from right and two of the concubines
Timothy Ngwu, second from right and two of the concubines
The Police in Enugu State have arrested one Timothy Ngwu, the General Overseer of Vineyard Ministry of the Holy Trinity, located at Ihe/Owerre, Nsukka in Enugu State.
Before his arrest on Friday, the self acclaimed Pastor, who said he was obeying God’s command, has

20,000 sign petition after referee Peter O’Leary is spotted ‘celebrating’ Nigeria’s win over Bosnia




Enyeama-OLearyAn online petition to remove referee Peter O’Leary from the 2014 World Cup, has received more than 20,000 signatures already, after a photograph of him apparently ‘celebrating’ with Nigeria goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama was published.
O’Leary wrongly ruled out Edin Dzeko’s goal for offside after 21 minutes and eight minutes later

Friday, June 20, 2014

4 men arrested over rape of 82-year-old woman, others in Ebonyi

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Four men have been arrested and paraded by the police in Ebonyi after they were accused of rape.
The suspects were said to be under suspicion of committing assault, robbery and malicious damage amongst other offences.
The development was disclosed by the state Police Public Relations Officer, Chris Anyanwu who

Footballer Yaya Toure loses younger Brother...


Ibrahim Toure, younger brother of Yaya and Kolo Toure, has died suddenly at the age of just 28.
Ibrahim Toure was also a professional footballer, playing as a striker for clubs including Egypt’s Misr El-Maqasah and Lebanese side Al Safa.
Both Yaya and Kolo are currently in Brazil with the Ivory Coast national team, who have taken three