Wednesday, 22 November 2017

Obiano Receives Certificate Of Return From INEC

Re-elected governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano, has received his certificate of return from INEC, following his victory in the Saturday’s governorship poll.

The State Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, Dr Nkwachukwu Orji, handed over the certificate of return to Obiano at INEC’s headquarters in Awka, the state capital

Presenting the certificate to Obiano, the state REC urged the re-elected governor to live up to expectations and continue to develop the state.


Bobrisky buys N500k Zanotti shoes and designer clothes for his gateman

Popular Nigerian cross-dresser Bobrisky and his gateman Jacob are at it again. These two have done some of the strangest things to be done between employer and employee.

Bobrisky has shared videos of Jacob urging people to take care of his boss, of Jacob talking to people about his boss and of the two dancing with each other.

The cross-dresser has recently shared a photo of Jacob decked up in designer clothes and shoes. Bobrisky allegedly bought the designer shoes and clothes for his gateman.

However, the shoes Jacob was rocking looks like a replica of the black suede loafer with gold crystal Zanotti shoes.

Zanotti is an Italian footwear and fashion design company known for sculptural designs such as jeweled heels, luxury sneakers, handbags and jewelry.


I Am Not Married To Iceberg Slim - Juliet Ibrahim Debunks Rumor

Juliet ibrahim has debunked the news that she is married to Nigerian singer, Iceberg Slim, saying the picture that went viral last night was not a picture of them at the registry but a picture from a shoot that was leaked. While denying they have tied the knot, the actress wrote;
Wow! @iamicebergslim and I have received so many congratulatory messages and well wishes, we must say the love and support is unbelievable! However, we will like to inform the general public that we are not married yet. When we decide to go down that path together, we will certainly be the ones to let the world, our friends, family, supporters and fans know. The image circulating isn't a court wedding photograph, it is a leaked behind-the-scenes image which was taken during a photoshoot for a new project, which we will soon unveil to the world. God bless everyone for the love and well wishes. I love you all.


Zimbabwe's Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa To Be Sworn In As President

Emmerson Mnangagwa, Zimbabwe's Vice President will on Friday be sworn in a president, this is coming a day after 93-year old Robert Mugabe, tendered his resignation as president of the country.

The state media on Wednesday said;

The former vice president, who had been out of the country after he was sacked from both party and government, will… replace comrade Robert Mugabe who resigned.


Uber Fined $8.9m For Using Criminals As Drivers

Uber is in the news again and this time a Colorado, U.S. regulators issued an $8.9 million fine against its parent company for allowing employees with serious criminal or motor vehicle offenses to work for the company as drivers.

The Colorado Public Utilities Commission said it launched an investigation into the ride-hailing service in March after an Uber passenger said his driver assaulted him in the mountain resort town of Vail.

Within the last year and a half, the commission said it found that nearly 60 of the company’s drivers were allowed to work in Colorado despite having previous felony convictions.

The drivers included a habitual offender, a former prison escape and others with major traffic violations including drunk driving.


Tupac Shakur's Biggest-ever Possessions 'N*de Photo, Jewelry And Others' To Be Sold For $320,000 (Photos)

Fans of Tupac Shakur will have the opportunity to buy his photos, jewelry, and hand-written song lyrics when the biggest-ever auction of possessions of the dead rapper goes up on sale from tomorrow until December 1st.

The items which are going up on sales on Gotta Have Rock and Roll includes photos showing Tupac hanging out with friends, posing in prison and walking around the streets of New York City, including Tupac's n*de photograph with copyright.

Also on sale are the handwritten lyrics to songs including 'F*** Friendz' which are estimated to sell for $35,000. 

Tupac's handwritten love letters to a woman named Simi Chouhan from prison could fetch $4,000 each.


Nigerian Army Orders Its Officers To Learn Hausa, Igbo And Yoruba Languages Before December 2018

The Nigerian Defence Headquarters has ordered all its officers to learn the major three Nigerian languages namely Yoruba, Hausa, and Igbo, before December 2018. The ordered is contained in a statement released by Brigadier General Sani Kukasheka Usman, the
Director Army Public Relations.

The statement adds that learning the three languages would help the officers perform their duties professionally. Read the statement below

1. The Nigerian Army has introduced a new Language Policy. The study of foreign and local languages is world-wide practice among armies, in which officers and soldiers are encouraged to be multi-lingual. The Policy will foster espirit-de-corps and better communication with the populace to enhance information gathering, civil-military relations, increase understanding between militaries when operating abroad and assist officers and soldiers to perform their duties professionally.


Police Arraign Fulani Herdsman For Violating Anti Open Grazing Prohibition Law In Benue State (Photos)

A Makurdi chief magistrate court presided by Justice Isaac Ajim today remanded a Fulani herdsman for open grazing, criminal conspiracy, causing grievous hurt, culpable homicide and illegal possession of firearms.

When the case was mentioned, the Prosecutor Asp Imo Edward told the court that on November 2, 2017 at about 7 pm, the DPO Logo Division received a distress call from the unit commander Police mobile force 13 squadron on special duty at Ayilamo that some Fulani herdsmen stormed Azege village shot and killed one Ortse Kwaghdoo aged 40 and also shot one Mr. Akaa Hingir in the chest and he sustained serious injury.

He said during Police investigation, one Mallam. Gambo Ibrahim Mohammad was arrested and a locally made pistol was recovered from him.


Plateau Governor, Lalong Bags Award Of Excellence From ABU Law Class Of 1990

Plateau state governor Simon Lalong has promised to support the advancement of academic excellence in his Alma matter, Ahmadu Bello University Zaria. The Governor disclosed this during the ABU law class 1990 dinner at Rock view hotel, Abuja.

The set 1990 chairman Silvanus Dahiru said they are proud of Governor Lalong’s achievement since he took over power 2 years ago.

Dahir said Lalong belongs to the young generation of Nigerian leaders and that the expectation is for him to continue raising the standard of leadership in the country.

Professor Augustine Agum of the faculty of law ABU Zaria presented the latest edition of the university’s journal of commercial law which was published and dedicated in honor of Governor Simon Lalong.


Kris Jenner Gives the closest hint Khloe and Kylie are pregnant

Kris Jenner may have dropped the biggest hint that Kylie Jenner and Khloe Kardashian are pregnant.

The 62-year-old Momager recently took to Instagram to share a snap of nine different sets of pajamas which she said are for 'every one of my grand children.

She currently has three grandchildren with daughter Kourtney Kardashian, two with Kim, and one with Rob for a current total of six.

Kris captioned the snap: 
'Thank you so much #burtsbeesbaby @burtsbeesbaby #bbbfamjams for the most amazing collection of family jammies ever and i am obsessed with the plaid !!!!!'Can’t wait to cuddle up with the kids #holidayseason thank you for a collection for every one of my grandchildren ❤️ #blessed #grateful thanks for the idea @oprah !!'


ISIS Fanatics Call For Assassination Of Barron Trump

Sick ISIS fanatics have called for the assassination of the president's 11-year-old son Barron Trump on jihadist websites and have shared details of his Washington school online.

On Tuesday, a message was posted on a channel on the encrypted messaging app Telegram.

The user referred to Barron as the 'son of the mule of America' and shared a Google Maps image of where he goes to school in Washington DC.

According to AFP, the internet user who posted the threat against him wrote it under the username 'Dak Al-Munafiqeen' which is Arabic for 'striking the hypocrites'.


Beautiful Nigerian female police officer whose picture went viral shares no makeup photos

Over the weekend, the picture of a female Nigerian police officer took over the internet and people could not help but gush about her beautiful look. 

The police officer who was identified as Fatima Abdulaziz hails from Malumfashi, Katsina state. Her picture went viral after a makeup artist posted finished ‘work’ on her face. 

Celebrating beautiful Fatima is popular Nigerian socialite Aishat Alubankudi, who on Saturday, November 18, posted the beautiful picture of this woman with the caption:


"She has given me victory, I will lift her higher" - Nigerian Man Worships Beyonce

A Nigerian man, identified as Walter Shakespearean Ude has taken to social media to worship American singer-songwriter, Beyonce.

The fan who took to his Facebook page to share beautiful photos of the singer was amazed by her look to Serena Williams’ wedding, and as such, decided to worship the mother of three with a christian song.

Ude broke out in songs of praise to the mother-of-three, but where Jehovah’s name should be mentioned, he replaced it with Beyonce’s name.

He wrote:


‘Burna Boy Is Not In Any Way Involved With The Robbery And Beating Up Of Mr 2kay’ – Management Releases Statement

Yesterday, the Lagos State Police commissioner stated that Burna Boy is a person of interest in the on-going investigation into Mr 2kay’s robbery and assault at Eko Hotel last month.

The commissioner also publicly announced that Burna Boy should immediately report to the nearest police station for questioning as he has been named by arrested suspects as the mastermind of the alleged crime.

In response, Burna Boy’s management ‘Spaceship Entertainment’ has just issued a statement saying, ‘Burna Boy, is not in any way involved with the robbery and beating up of Mr 2kay’.

Read the full statement below.


Soldiers Chain Man To Motorcycle In Lagos, Drag Him On Street

An electronics dealer in the Ikorodu area of Lagos State, Lukman Lambo, may have to undergo a surgery to regain the use of his left eye.

The injury was allegedly inflicted on him by soldiers, who also dragged him on the street.

It was said that the girlfriend of one of the soldiers had a disagreement with Lukman’s younger brother, Saheed Lambo.

Saheed and the lady, identified simply as Dasola, were neighbours on Itulubajo Lane, Alhaji Street, Ikorodu.

PUNCH Metro learnt that the duo were lovers, until a few weeks ago when a disagreement over money strained their relationship.


Drama As DSS Operatives Stop EFCC From Arresting Ex-DG

Officials of the Department of State Services and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission were involved in a showdown for over 13 hours on Tuesday when EFCC operatives stormed the home of the immediate past Director General of the DSS, Ekpenyong Ita, to effect his arrest.

Ita, who served as the head of the DSS from 2010 to 2015, had been invited by the EFCC for his alleged role in the arms scam involving a former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.), and other service chiefs who have since been arraigned.

The Punch learnt that while other security agencies had cooperated with the EFCC and released their officials for probe, the DSS had refused to hand over its own officials to the anti-graft agency for over a year.


Wizkid reportedly welcomes another child with his manager, Jada Pollock

Nigerian Singer, Wizkid, who already is a Father of 2, has reportedly welcomed another baby boy with his manager, Jada Pollock, according to rumors making rounds in the industry.

According to multiple reports, Wizkid and Jada have been in a romantic affair for over a year and the baby welcomed few weeks ago in London, is reportedly a product of their affair though they reportedly kept it low.


Badoo Strikes In Lagos Church, Kills Mother, Children

The Badoo cult struck again on Tuesday at Temu village in the Ikosi-Ejirin Local Council Development Area, Epe, Lagos State, killing a mother and her two kids.

The victims, identified as Iyabo (mother), David, 4; and eight-year-old Rachael, were reportedly killed around 2am on Tuesday at a Celestial Church of Christ parish in the neighbourhood while they were asleep.

Punch Metro learnt that the assailants had scaled the fence to gain entry into the church and thereafter used a stone to pound their targets to death.

It was gathered that the church also served as the residence of the family. Punch correspondent was told that the victims had on Monday returned from a two-week trip.


Tuesday, 21 November 2017

Barack Obama Wishes His Former Vice President Joe Biden A Happy Birthday With A Funny Meme

The camaraderie between Barack Obama and Joe Biden is enviable even after their tenure as President and Vice President of the United States.

The former President took to Twitter yesterday to wish Biden a happy birthday and he did so with a meme that seemed to capture their friendship over the years in a nutshell. 

The caption has Obama informing Biden that he’ll wish him a happy birthday during his speech, but before he could finish talking, Biden interrupts to do it for him.

See the tweet below.


Trump Says 60,000 Haitians Must Leave The U.S.

The Trump administration said Monday it is ending a temporary residency permit program that has allowed almost 60,000 citizens from Haiti to live and work in the United States since a 2010 powerful earthquake shook the Caribbean nation.

The Homeland Security Department said conditions in Haiti have improved significantly, so the benefit will be extended one last time — until July 2019 — to give Haitians time to prepare to return home.

“Since the 2010 earthquake, the number of displaced people in Haiti has decreased by 97%,” the department said in a press release. “Haiti is able to safely receive traditional levels of returned citizens.”


6 Steps To Check Your Name On The N-Power List Of Successful Candidates

-N-Power scheme set to release names of successful candidates by 11:30pm today.

-The physical verification exercise has also been fixed for November 27th and December 8th, 2017. 

2017 N-Power list of successful candidates set to be released.
The federal government social intervention scheme, N-Power, has released further guidelines for candidates willing to participate in the scheme.

Recall the administrators of the scheme, earlier announced to candidates who registered in 2017 that they would be able to check their status by 11:30 pm today, Monday, 20th November, 2017.


Regina Daniels allegedly leaks best friend’s n*des for refusing to sleep with a movie producer

So, there’s a story making rounds right now on Facebook, and it’s all started by Blogger, Amanda Chisom..

Chisom revealed that a young teenage girl came to her, to reveal how teenage actress, her best friend, Regina Daniels threatened to leak her n*de pictures, unless she sleeps with a Nollywood Producer.

Amanda wrote on Facebook yesterday;

“Meanwhile, yesterday a young girl came to me that this never more than 17 years nollywood actress was blackmailing her and threatening her with n*des if she does not go to sleep with a certain producer.