Femi Kuti was the first to share similar pics few days ago. His ex-wife Funke Kuti also shared their cozy pics minutes ago on twitter. I don’t know how they’re able to maintain this good relationship. I wish their marriage worked.
Wednesday, 22 October 2014
Canadian Parliament was today placed under lockdown after an unknown gunman was reported to have shot dead a soldier at the National War Memorial before multiple gunmen fired dozens of shots inside the halls of Parliament in Ottawa. But police said there are 'two or three' gunmen inside the building and one of the gunmen has been killed reported Ottawa Citizen.
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Chuka Umunna a Nigerian UK citizen and politician have slammed opposition leader Nigel Farage for trying to blame foreigners for all of Britain's problems. He said comments made by the Farage is distasteful and he had to speak out because he is also a migrant to UK. He tells LBC radio
'What I find really awful is this notion that somehow all the problems in our country are caused by immigration. All the problems that you have, whether it's a getting an appointment at your GP, the fact you aren't earning enough at work, the fact your child can't get a house round the corner from you, is down to Eastern European immigration. It isn't. It's a con. It is misleading and wrong. Seeking to blame it on "that bunch over there" is a complete con.
Ashoka Mukpo, the freelance journalist who contracted Ebola while working for NBC News in Liberia took to twitter to announce that he’s been declared ebola free after 3 days consecutive days. Ashoka also revealed that he didn’t know how he contracted the virus. More tweets after cut…
Nigeria’s transgender Ms Sahhara took to her facebook page to show appreciation to men who marry transgender like her. She also revealed that she is currently in a relationship with a partner who gives no ox about her sex change:
“I have a new found respect for men who date/love/marry women like us: .................They get the same hate/discrimination we are subjected to every single day, even from their so called 'friends'.............Ignorant fools asking them stupid questions 'Did you know she used to be 'this' and 'that'? Why her? What does she have between her legs? What is the sex like? ...........it takes a real man with a heart of gold to look past all of that negativity to be with whom they love. Love is unconditional........I am a very lucky woman to be loved by my partner unconditionally amidst so much hate. — feeling Proud.”
Lagos State Police Command Tuesday Oct 21, paraded robbery gang, which confessed to have killed a former Assistant Editor of the Newswatch newspapers, Mr. Toyin Obadina, in one of their operations. The four suspects: Adeshina Festus (21), Sunday Samuel (22), Ibrahim Adeokin and Babatunde Makinde were arrested while two others-identified simply as Oke and Benjamin- were killed by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad during another operation.
Tuesday, 21 October 2014
According to tweets from Mr. Aye Dee, pictured are some of the boko haram soldiers killed by the Nigerian soldiers during the latest attack by the sect in Damboa on Sunday Oct. 19 around 5:00pm. About 25 members of insurgents were killed. Arms were also recovered from the insurgents.
The attack came barely 24 hours after the Federal Government announced a ceasefire by the group. More pics after cut...
After a seven months trial, paralympian Oscar Pistorius was today Oct 21, sentenced to 5 years in prison for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Stennkamp. He was found guilty of culpable homicide, but was acquitted of murder.
He is expected to be sent to a high-security wing at the gang-ridden Pretoria Central Prison, where one criminal kingpin has already threatened to 'take him out'.
Pistorius had on Feb. 2013, shot dead his model girlfriend, Reeva Stennkamp. See photos from the sentencing today after cut....
Monday, 20 October 2014
Sunday, 19 October 2014
In a question and answer session with her fans on twitter, Big Brother 2013 winner Dillish Matthews told her fans that her last relationship lasted for 5 years which according to her was too long for a courtship. She says her next relationship will not exceed 2 years and next should be marriage. She also talked about the first time she had sex, the craziest thing she had done, among other things. Continue to see tweets after cut…
You would have seen an ongoing poll on twitter to determine who Nigerians will vote for president between major contenders President Goodluck Jonathan and Gen. Buhari. While the result varies, Pres. Jonathan’s team says the incumbent president is leading on the online poll, while Buhari’s supporters insist their man is ahead of the game.
Biko, let’s wait for 2015 before we draw our conclusions. Y’all will be shocked cos I might even emerge the president. Lol. (please continue...)
President Goodluck Jonathan and his younger daughter stepped out for Gen. Gowon’s 80th birthday service which held today Oct 19, at the National Christian Centre in Abuja. Senate President David Mark, Bayelsa Governor Imoke Dickson, Gov Mimiko, Gov Jonah Jang, clergies and other dignitaries attended the birthday. More pics after cut…
Lagos state governor Babatunde Fashola today Oct 19 gave account of his stewardship in the last 2700 days since his election. The event held at De Blue Roof event center, LTV 8 ground, Lagos. Part of the progress recorded according to the governor includes; implementing about 84% of the 2014 budgets, implementation of 10 day maternity leave for male civil servants, among others. Find below the speech delivered by the governor after cut…
Lilain, the Nigerian female rep at the ongoing Big Brother Hotshots has been evicted from the house two weeks after the show kicked off. Lilian was the first to be evicted today Oct 19, followed by Esther from Uganda and Kenyan rep Sabina. This is the first time a Nigerian will be leaving the show at the 2nd eviction show.
Tayo who is also repping Nigeria was up for eviction but was saved by Africa. Let’s pray he will go far in the show.
The third editon of The Genevieve PinkBall held last night Oct 18, at the prestigious prestigious beach-front event centre The Dorchester in V/Island. The charity event organised to create awareness about breast cancer was well attended by Nigerian top celebrities including Rita Dominic, Toolz, Toke Makinwa, Ex miss Nigeria Ene Lawani, Agbani Darego, Eku Edewor, and Osas Ighodalo.
Others includes; Funke Akindele, Uru Eke, Julius Agwu, Chris Attoh, Lynxx, Seyi Shay, Mocheddah, Yvonne Nwosu, among other celebrities. More pics after cut…
Actor Clems Onyeka was hit by a stray bullet during a gun duel between police and armed robbers in Asaba on Tuesday Oct. 14. That bullet claimed his life. The twist is that Clems had joked about his death barely two weeks before he lost his life. He had allegedly called Vanguard to ask to be written about after he clinched an award:
“My brother, I enjoy your column so much but nothing has ever been done on me yet, or are you waiting until I am dead before you write about me?” he queried.
Unfortunately that story was never written. And like he predicted, his death has made headlines.
Nigeria’s former Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon while speaking at an interactive session organized for his 80th birthday yesterday Oct 18, says it was never his intention to become the Head of State. Gowon who became president after the after the July 1966 coup d’etat said the decision was made by junior military officers.
“Honestly, it was not my intention to be a Head of State. It was by providence. I never planned to be Head of State. If there was anything I planned to be, it was to rise to be General Officer Commanding the Nigerian Army but not becoming the Commander-in-Chief of the Nigerian armed forces.
Less than 24 hours after the Federal Government announced a ceasefire with the boko haram insurgents, the sect is said to have two two communities in Borno state killing at least 8 people. A military source who spoke to Punch says that about 20 Boko Haram fighters in two pick-up vans stormed Maikadiri in Abadam LGA, in northern part of Borno on Friday evening, shooting into homes.