Saturday, 27 May 2017

Michael Jackson's Daughter Mistaken For Homeless Person On Set

Hollywood star and daughter of the legendary King of Pop Michael Jackson, Paris Jackson, recently took to Twitter after being mistaken for a homeless person on set.

In her tweet, "One of the first people on set, sitting in the parking lot and this dude comes up to me and says homeless people aren't allowed in this area,".

Paris, who was wearing green baggy pants and a graphic t-shirt posted a photo of herself sitting outside the set of a shoot with the caption, "I said oh sorry I'm waiting for hair and makeup should I wait elsewhere also why do you assume I'm homeless."

#BBNaija: Ese Fumbles On International TV Over Meaning Of B.Sc (Pics, Video)

Big Brother Naija 2017 former housemate, Ese Eriata, is currently getting the heat on social media after she woefully failed to say the full meaning of B.Sc on international TV.

Ese Eriata was recently on HipTV’s show, ‘Trending as a guest’. Along the line, she was asked to give the full meaning of B.Sc by the show’s host Nancy Isime.

Below is the insane moment the College of Education, Ekiadolor, Edo State graduate couldn’t answer the seemingly simple question.

Radio Nigeria Heartland FM, Owerri Presenter, Eddy Anyanwu Is Dead (Photo)

According to multiple online reports,Radio Nigeria Heartland FM, Owerri Presenter, Eddy Anyanwu is dead.Mr Eddy Anyanwu is known for his popular Radio program where he introduces himself on air as "Aham bu Eddy Anyanwu.onye nkwaaaaaaaaaaaaaaah! between Mondays - Saturdays.

Late Eddy Anyanwu" Aham bu Eddy Anyanwu.kpoonuu m Broda Eddy" also anchor Sunday's radio program.

Tinubu Fails To Appear For Boxing Match With Evander Holyfield

Former governor of Lagos state, Bola Ahmed Tinubu failed to show up for a boxing match he was scheduled to have with boxing champion, Evander Holyfield.

The boxing match was to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Lagos state. Governor Akinwunmi Ambode announced Tinubu's absence around 10:28 PM on Friday night, stating that the national leader of the ruling APC could not show up due to an urgent "national assignment". He also issued an official apology.

Amaechi To Wike: Your award is Poisoned Chalice, I reject it

Official statement from Amaechi's camp:

...Confess that you lied against me about $43m Ikoyi mansion 
In the past couple of days, Minister of Transportation and immediate past governor of Rivers State, Rotimi Amaechi has been inundated with calls and enquiries about a purported award/honour to him from Nyesom Wike, the current governor of Rivers State.

The minister was shown a publication of the Rivers State government indicating his name as one of many others to be given awards by Nyesom Wike. 

El-Rufai Has An Incurable Knack For Lying, His Former Boss Olusegun Obasanjo Even Confirmed It - GEJ

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has described Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai as a liar whose penchant for lying has even been confirmed by his former boss and ex-president Olusegun Obasanjo.

Jonathan said this while reacting to a statement made by El-Rufai at the end of the national economic council (NEC) meeting in Abuja on Thursday, where he, El-Rufai alleged that Jonathan was partial in the disbursement of the ecological fund while he was in office. 

Nyesome Wike Vows To Reclaim $43m Found In Ikoyi Apartment, Insists It Belongs To The State Government

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has declared that his administration will recover the state funds found at an Ikoyi residence despite the antics of the Federal Government.

Speaking during a special appearance on Channels Television yesterday, Governor Wike reiterated that the money stashed at the Ikoyi residence which was found in April by EFCC operatives, belongs to the people of Rivers State.

He said the state team of lawyers are already working to ensure that Rivers State gets back her funds which are proceeds from the sale of the assets of the state.

Efe Looks Dapper In These New Photos

Checkout these dapper photos of Big Brother Naija 2017 winner, Efe. The boy is really becoming fresh. See more photos below:

Watch Video Of A Ghanaian Pastor Giving A Holy Kiss To His Sick Female Member

Things pastors do these days are quite alarming, a video went viral few days ago showing a Zimbabwe pastor calling God directly via his phone.

Today this video shows a Ghanaian pastor kissing one of his female members as he prays for her to receive her healing. One of his pastors was even shouting "Yes lord" as the pastor was kissing her.

The video was shared by Wale Gates.

Friday, 26 May 2017

D'banj & His Wife, Didi Kilgrow Welcome Their First Child In US (Photo)

Nigerian singer-songwriter, Daniel Oyebanjo better known by his stage name as D'Banj has welcomed his first child with his wife, Didi Kilgrow in the United states.

He shared a photo of the child's hand and wrote: "#KingDonCome. The Christening of @danieldthird". The child would be named after him as "Daniel Oyebanjo III"

Final Year Student Dies Few Months Before Her Graduation

A final year student of the Abia State Polytechnic has died just months to her graduation from the school. Identified as Josephine Nwagu, she's a final year Computer Science HND student.

The sad news was confirmed by her Facebook friends. May her soul rest in peace.

Facebook Founder, Mark Zuckerberg gets honorary Harvard degree after dropping out

The founder of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg has returned to Harvard University under rainy skies to give a graduation speech and receive an honorary degree. The world’s fifth-richest person, worth $62.3bn (£48.1bn), famously dropped out of Harvard after launching the global social-networking website.

Mr Zuckerberg called for students to “not only create new jobs, but create a new sense of purpose”.
Political experts think he may be positioning himself to run for office.

During his remarks on Thursday, Mr Zuckerberg told graduates that “we live in an unstable time”.

Increment of NYSC allowance depends on new minimum wage – DG, Kazaure

Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brigadier Sulaiman Zakari Kazaure, has made it clear that any increase in the allowance of Corps members will be determined by the introduction of a new minimum wage for workers.

The DG stated this in Minna, the Niger State capital, while answering questions from newsmen on Thursday, following the swearing-in of Batch A Stream 1 of the 2017 orientation programme.

Tboss Covers Breakfast Buffet Magazine (Photo)

TBoss of Big Brother Naija graces front cover of food magazine, "Breakfast Buffet"

Customs intercepts 941 bags of foreign Rice in Lagos

The Western Marine Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) on Thursday said it impounded 941 bags of foreign per boiled rice valued at about N6.8 million.

According to the Controller of the command,  Sarkin Kebbi at a news conference in Lagos, ”the impounded rice is valued at N6,830,719, a Duty valued N4, 781,503 and duty paid valued N11,612,322.”

The controller, who displayed the commodity, said the feat was achieved through a renewed resolve of the officers to stamp out smuggling.

Akwa Ibom Begins Construction Of Coconut Refinery

The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel, has flagged off the construction of a coconut oil factory in the state as part of activities to mark his two years in office.

The governor, who described coconut oil as a most sought-after product globally, said the factory when ready would catapult the state to a global market.

In a statement by the state government, Gov. Emmanuel was said to have condemned the rampant attack on contractors by hoodlums in some communities.

Woman Who Gave Birth To Triplets Detained In Hospital Over Unpaid N77,600

A mother of triplets was reportedly detained in a General hospital in Benue State, over her unpaid medical bills two weeks after the children were delivered.

Facebook user, Ukan Kurugh, disclosed that the couple Mr and Mrs Dennis Anongo need the sum of N77,600 to pay the medical bills, before they can take their children home. 

Below is what he wrote about the incident;

Kidnapped Lagos students will be rescued in few days – DIG

The Deputy Inspector-General of Police Joshak Habila on Friday said the students kidnapped by gunmen in Lagos would be rescued within few days.

Habila gave the assurance during the closing of one-month training for police anti-bomb squad in Lagos State.

He said all other kidnap victims had been rescued before now, stressing that the students’ abduction, the second in the same school, will not be different from others.

“In the next few days, you will hear good news about the students. The security of people is not only by the police but by all. We have put machinery in place to rescue them”, Habila assured.

MUSIC: Eji Bright - Kissing ft Alianza (Prod. By Alianza)

Eji Bright aka Mr Issue after the release of his official tracks Ifeoma and Something he returns back with this brand new one he calls "Kissing", and he teams up with the man behind the production Alianza. You know what it means when an artist and a  producer teams up on a song you know it gonna be crazy and amazing. Download and check it out thanks.  

Produced by Alianza, mixed by Abel Jay. Download and Enjoy!

Teachers To Earn Higher Salaries Than Other Workers

Teachers may soon earn higher salaries than other workers in the country. Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu dropped the hint while inaugurating the Governing Councils of Federal Colleges of Education in Abuja on Thursday.

He said the teaching profession had ceased to be an “all-comers affairs”. 

Represented by the Minister of State for Education, Prof. Anthony Gozie Anwukah, he said government had understudied the Malaysian educational system and decided to take a critical look at teaching and teacher education.

"Why Biafra Should Remain In Nigeria" – Acting President Osinbajo

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has delivered a dispassionate call for the nation to stay united, amid renewed agitation for a breakup and the creation of an independent state of Biafra.

Mr. Osinbajo said Nigerian s should think more of what unites them than what separates them.

“No country is perfect; around the world we have seen and continue to see expressions of intra-national discontent,” the acting president said. “The truth is that many, if not most nations of the world are made up of different peoples and cultures and beliefs and religions, who find themselves thrown together by circumstance.”

Ambode Unveils Free Public Wi-fi At Muri Okunola Park (Photos)

The Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has called on Lagosians to use free internet service at no cost at Muri-Okunola Park, Victoria Island and Ndubuisi kanu,Alausa,Ikeja with the view to make the citizenry more informed about government policies/projects and especially what is happening around the World and Nigeria in particular.

Speaking at the unveiling of the Free Wi-Fi/Internet access, in commemoration the golden jubilee anniversary of the creation of the State, Ambode said that the unveiling kick-started two weeks ago at the popular Ndubisi Kanu Park, Alausa, Ikeja adding that the initiative will be extended to other parks and gardens of the State to further enhance social/leisure activities.