Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Presidency insist Buhari never made any 100 days in office promises

Senior Special Assistant to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Shehu Garba, has denied claims that during the campaigns, President Buhari made some promises which he hoped to fulfill within 100 days in office.

NDLEA arrest 5 man drug trafficking syndicate with 11.5kg of cocaine valued at N57m

A 5 man drug trafficking syndicate consisting of 28 year old Nonso Akubueze, Simon Omoluonye, Obidike Onodyer, Friday Onyeabor and Emma Ifoh, have been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency for trafficking 11.5 kilogrammes of cocaine valued at N57 million from Brazil into Nigeria. Punch reports that the men were arrested at the Muritala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos.

Nicki Minaj vacations in Dubai with Boo Meek Mills

Nicki Minaj is currently vacationing in Dubai with her boo of life- Meek Mills. They decided to cool off there after their Pink Tour which recently ended. More photos after the cut...

Photos from Nollywood actress Uche Iwuanyanwu's Traditional wedding


Nollywood actress Uche Joan Iwuanyanwu wed her sweetheart Prince Geoffrey Nnannah in her hometown of Okohia Mbano in Isi-Ala Mbano LGA in Imo State on Saturday, 29th August 2015. 
The groom Prince Geoffrey Nnannah is the son of HRH Eze Prince G.A. Nnannah, the Eze Isiala 1 of Nkwerre in Imo state.
The event was beautiful but quiet as only very close family members were in attendance. The more elaborate white wedding will take place later in the year. More photos after the cut...

Aftermath of car crash: Akpabio flown abroad for further treatment

Former AkwaIbom governor, Senator Godswill Akpabio who survived a car crash on Monday August 31st in Abuja has reportedly been flown abroad for further treatment.

Floyd Mayweather shows off his 3 Buggattis

Boxing champion Floyd Mayweather showed off his 3 Bugattis. The white Bugatti Veyron Sport convertible is worth $2.5million (£1.6m) while the two standard Bugatti Veyrons (one in red and black and one in white and silver) cost $1.5million (£970,000) each.

Osun State Assembly assures workers that outstanding salaries will be paid soon

Osun State House of Assembly has assured its workers that the relief package given to the state would be judiciously administered, saying that they would soon have their outstanding salaries paid, while the work-in-progress of public infrastructure would be attended to.

Safaree finally covers up a tattoo of Nicki Minaj on his arm.

About time he removed the tattoo, they broke up a while ago. I guess he is now truly moving on.

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Kim Kardashian covers the September issue of Interview Mag

Kim K took a couple of photos for the September issue of Interview magazine. She captioned one of the photos: "The awkward moment when Kourtney walks into her room & I'm in her bed taking selfies....but little does she know I'm doing a photo shoot for @InterviewMag face timing with one of my fave photographers" @mertalas #InterviewGang More photos after the cut...

Nigerians have no business being classified as poor because we are blessed- Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari at the opening of the 45th Annual Conference of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, ICAN, in Abuja, said Nigerians have no business with poverty given the enormous resources the country has. He then promised to take appropriate measures to stamp out corruption and reposition Nigeria as a prosperous nation that can adequately cater for its citizens.

Lol. An angry Dad sends a message to the wrong person and this convo ensued...

An angry Dad accidentally sent an angry text about the colour he wanted to paint his daughter's bedroom to a complete stranger. And the ensuing conversation has gone viral as many praise his chatty tone and ability to take advice from a complete stranger. Continue for the rest of the convo...

Early Ejaculation

Mr. John Smith and his wife Janehave been married for 4 years and they are blessed with two wonderful kids, yetJane has been crying secretly because her husband does not last long in bed. This started right from the onset but due to socio-cultural ethics of Nigeria, she couldn’t open up.

On this fateful Saturday, Jane planned to travel but her flight was cancelled and she had a flat battery on her phone so she couldn’t get in touch with her husband to tell him to come pick her up, so she had to go back home herself.

Kris Jenner cancels TV appearance after her lip swells up from suspected insect bite

59 year old Kris Jenner cancelled her appearance on the "Bachelor in Paradise" after-show after suffering a nasty bug bite during her own trip to paradise.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Mo Abudu's 'Fifty' shortlisted at the BFI London Film Festival & gets Lagos premiere date

The British Film Institute (BFI) today unveiled the programme for the 2015 London Film Festival. Clare Stewart, Festival Director, presented this year’s rich and diverse selection of films and events including the highly-anticipated Nigerian movie, FIFTY, which has been shortlisted under the ‘Love Category’. Fifty is directed by Biyi Bandele and Executively Produced by Mo Abudu...

Photos from Nikki Reed and Ian Somerhalder's wedding..

Months after saying 'I do' during a surprise wedding in Malibu, California, Twilight 's Nikki Reed and The Vampire Diaries's Ian Somerhalder finally share their wedding photos in an exclusive for Brides' Magazine October/November 2015 Issue. More photos after the cut....

Nigerian billionaire, Dehinde Fernandez has died

Nigerian Billionaire, Ambassador Chief Antonio Dehinde Fernandez has died at the age of 82. Dele Momodu and his daughter announced his demise on twitter. May his soul rest in peace, Amen.

Spain finds Guinea migrant hidden behind car engine (photos)

Wow! How desperate are some people to escape the poverty in their country? Two migrants from West Africa entered the Spanish territory of Ceuta from Morocco on Sunday August 30th curled up next to a car engine (can you spot the guy in the engine?) Another one was hidden behind the back seat of the Mercedes-300 car.

Fight against corruption: Persons found wanting won't be spared - Buhari

President Buhari today said as the fight against corruption continues and anyone found wanting will not be spared. He said it at the opening session of the 45th Annual Accountants Conference and 50th Anniversary celebration of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria which held in Abuja.

President Buhari was represented by the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Finance, Mrs Anastasia Nwaobia ...

Jay Z fighting to keep financial & criminal records out of 'Big Pimpin' lawsuit

Rapper Jay Z is asking a judge to keep his financial and criminal records confidential in his 'Big Pimpin' lawsuit, insisting the documents do not pertain to the case.

The hip-hop mogul has been locked in a California court battle with Osama Ahmed Fahmy since 2007, after he alleged Jay Z's hit song, Big Pimpin violates his rights to his uncle Baligh Hamdy's Egyptian composition, Khosara, Khosara, which was released in 1957.

Tweet of the day from Reno Omokri

Well..

WWF legend Jimmy Snuka to be charged with murder of his gf who died 32 years ago

If you grew up in the 80s then you definitely know 'Superfly Sanuka'. Well, the former professional wrestling star has been charged with third-degree murder and involuntary manslaughter in the death of his girlfriend in eastern Pennsylvania more than three decades ago. Prosecutors today announced the results of a grand jury investigation of Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka in the death of 23-year-old Nancy Argentino of Brooklyn, New York.

Segun Odegbami declares interest to run for FIFA presidency

One of Nigeria's greatest footballers, Segun Odegbami has declared his interest to run for FIFA's president. An election will hold in Zurich Switzerland on February 26th 2016 to determine who will be the next President of the World Football governing body. A statement from 63 year old Segun Odegbami today September 1st, states that FIFA requires an individual who will come correct the reputation of the body following the recent scandal that rocked it

Photos: Mimiko visits Fayose in Ekiti state

Ondo state governor, Olusegun Mimiko paid a visit to his Ekiti state counterpart, Ayo Fayose in Ekiti state today September 1st. Another photo after the cut...

Janet Jackson tears up during Michael Jackson tribute on tour opener

Janet Jackson kicked off her “Unbreakable” tour in a truly memorable fashion, all while unashamedly allowing her emotions to shine through. During her kickoff on Monday night in Vancouver, the 49-year-old star teared up and broke down before her performance of her hits songs during a Michael Jackson tribute.

Photos: ICAN executives visit Buhari at Aso Rock

Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, ICAN, top executives which includes Lagos state governor Akinwunmi Ambode and his Ogun state counterpart Ibikunle Amosun, paid a courtesy call on President Buhari at Aso Rock today. See more photos after the cut...

Anthony Horowitz apologizes over his comments about Idris Elba after people slam him

The James Bond author said today that Idris Elba was too street to play 007. He's since apologized for his comments after people dragged him. See some tweets defending Elba after the cut...

Anti-Fur protesters crash Rihanna's new perfume launch in Brooklyn

Rihanna’s launch of her new perfume “RiRi” at a Macy’s in Brooklyn was crashed by anti-fur protesters on Monday. The animal rights activists noisily interrupted the event and slammed the singer for wearing fur before being removed by security.

Ice Prince releases new promo pics & artwork for new song, Boss!

After a long wait Ice Prince Zamani is back with an unbelievable Pop record titled Boss. Very unlike Ice Prince, Boss is meant to be a digression from his usual Hip Pop. Boss, produced by Tekno, is expected to give Zamaniacs one more reason to dance uncontrollably. Officially released world wide today September 1st and available on Cloud 9 and iTunes. More pics and the artwork after the cut

Photos: Blac Chyna poses in sheer jumpsuit beside her new ride

Blac got herself a brand new Audi R8 & shared a photo of herself posing next to her new automobile 

TATA Motors showcases it power in automobile industry at Lagos exhibition

TATA Motors show its power in automobile industry at The Confederation of Indian industry exhibition which took place at Eko Hotel and Suites on August 25-27 August,2015. 

The car giant showed the different kinds of cars they have in stock. TATA Africa Services (Nigeria) Limited (TASNL) established in 2006 is a subsidiary of TATA Africa Holdings (SA) (Pty) Limited, South Africa and serves as the hub of Tata’s operations in Nigeria. 

Exclusive photos: Lauryn Hill at Lagos Island to shoot music video..

The singer who is in Nigeria, was spotted at White House in EMAB Plaza in Lagos Island with her crew to shoot a music video. They were there for about 3 to 4 hours and and shot inside a Keke and with a seamstress in one of the shops. Nigerians were happy to see her and waved at her. More photos after the cut..

Photo of the day

Kenya's deputy president, William Ruto, pictured sprinting to welcome Kenyan athletes at the airport. The athletes came tops at the just concluded IAAF World championship in Beijing.

Question of the day...as asked by Paul Okoye

What would you do?

James Bond author says Idris Elba is too street to play 007

For years people have been clamoring for a black James Bond but from what the author said, that's probably not going to happen anytime soon. James Bond author Anthony Horowitz is being slammed the world over for saying British actor Idris Elba is too street to be play the famous British spy.
 “For me, Idris Elba is a bit too rough to play the part. It’s not a color issue. I think he is probably a bit too ‘street’ for Bond." he said while doing promotional interviews for his new James Bond novel, Trigger Mortis
Horowitz went on to explain his reservations about Elba: "Is it a question of being suave? Yeah.”

Check out this thrilling music video - Believe ( soundtrack for Lunch Time Heroes)

The trailblazing family drama- 'Lunch Time Heroes', can’t be halted in their tracks, as they just launched the captivating soundtrack of the movie- 'Believe', by Femi Capital... The movie, was released this past weekend across cinemas in Nigeria and is still creating waves at the box office.

Military recaptures Gomboru Ngala

The Nigerian military has recaptured Gomboru Ngala village in Borno state from Boko Haram.

Khloe Kardashian fits her sexy body in a waist trainer...

Blonde goddess, Khloe, pictured in a waist trainer inside her fitness closet....

'Frog legs' are a delicacy in Benue State?

Shared by @hotelsng. 'Frog legs as eaten by people of Benue State'...

Pope Francis grants Catholic priests the right to forgive women who have had abortions

Pope Francis has called on catholic priests to pardon women who have abortions and the doctors who perform them, during the upcoming Jubilee year. The Pope's statement overrules the Catholic Church's doctrine which frowns strongly against abortion.

In a message outlining special measures for the Jubilee year starting in December, Pope Francis said
"I have decided, notwithstanding anything to the contrary, to concede to all priests for the Jubilee Year the discretion to absolve of the sin of abortion those who have procured it and who, with contrite heart, seek forgiveness for it.

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Lauren Conrad covers Cosmo's October 2015 Issue...

Lauren Conrad on the cover of Cosmopolitan's October Issue....

Nigerian journalist arrested in Cameroon, accused of spying for Boko Haram

Simon Ateba works with (or used to work for) PM News and is the publisher of Simonateba.com. A few days ago, he managed to leave a message on Twitter and Facebook before he was locked up in Cameroon on spying charges. The journalist who said he was in the country to investigate the conditions of over 50,000 Nigerian refugees camped there, was arrested for venturing into a refugee camp without permission. Now they are threatening to charge him for espionage, saying they suspect he was spying for Boko Haram. See his tweets after the cut..