Showing posts with label Nigerian News. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Nigerian News. Show all posts
Monday, February 20, 2017

Nigerians come for lady who called Bisola ashewo #BBNaija





Twitter user @Ruth292 lost her cool after Big Brother Naija housemate Bisola gave married man and fellow housemate Thin Tall Tony what looked like a BJ on Saturday, coupled with their previous making out sessions.

So she lashed out at Bisola and called her an ashewo on Twitter only for a heated drama that later forced her to change her Twitter handle to happen.

See the drama below:

New details and revelations emerge on Tonto Dikeh’s marriage

Lady weeps over Tonto Dikeh, husband marital crisis, begs them to reconcile (photos)

When popular Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh, announced in August 2015 that she was getting married to Oladunni Churchill, who is  a nephew of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, many of her fans were ecstatic.  Congratulatory messages poured in from far and near and the event dominated discourse for a while.

Shortly after, Tonto also seemed to undergo a personality change which saw her becoming calmer and homely. Majority of her social media posts became about her husband, spiced with inspirational quotes. And when she gave birth to a baby boy, she doted on him like her life had just found meaning.
All of  the above made fans, foes, friends and critics alike to conclude that marriage and

Big Brother Naija: Photos of Bisola's baby daddy and seven year old cute daughter surface online




A few weeks ago, Big Brother Naija contestant, Bisola in a radio chat revealed she has a 7 year old daughter from a relationship that didn’t work out. Although she and her baby daddy maintain  a cordial relationship for the sake of their daughter. 

She recounted how  a relationship she went into at 19, with a guy far older  than herself went sour when her partner stopped calling and started avoiding her. She had to pay him a visit with the only money she had, only for him to send her away from his house without transport fare.

Well, we have found that the baby dadyy's name is Malcom and he is a showbiz promoter.

See photos of him and Bisola's daughter below:
Sunday, February 19, 2017

Retired polytechnic worker passes on after inability to buy N500 drug



One of the retired workers of the Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, Ondo State has reportedly lost his life after he was unable to buy a N500 drug prescribed for him to treat his ailment.

The chairman of the Association of Retired Staff of the polytechnic, Mr. Rufus Oguntoyinbo disclosed this in a statement issued at the end of the meeting of the association in Akure on Friday.
The chairman, who did not disclose the identity of the deceased also revealed that the
Saturday, February 18, 2017

Depressed Doctor Commits Suicide In Abuja, Sets Himself On Fire (photos)




A beautiful hotel in Nyanya area of Abuja, was razed down by fire after a man who checked into the hotel committed suicide in his room, by setting himself ablaze.

The deceased, Dr. Isaac Ojukwu, said to be in his early 60s, committed the said act in the early hours of Thursday. It was gathered that Dr. Isaac, from Ohuhu in Umuahia area of Abia State,who is married to a German woman with kids, had been staying in the apartment,

Sad! 18-month-old boy dies after his mom served him kerosene instead of water




The incident happened, last Tuesday, at about 10am, at Iguma Street, Off Medical Stores Road, Benin, Edo State. Isreal Buhari had complained to his mother, a hired kerosene seller, that he was thirsty. 

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The mom then mistakenly gave him kerosene stored in a beverage can, to drink. The child, the only boy of four children, was said to have, on first gulp, immediately spat out the remaining content in his mouth, before his mother realized her error.
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His mother,Mrs Ata Buhari, said with the help of neighbors, some volume of palm oil was
Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Nigerian Man just discovered he's not the father of his 32-year-old son (Watch video)



That the child your 'wife' gave birth to looks like you is not a guarantee that you are the father. Sadly, another man just got to discover this truth after 32 years.

A Nigerian man just discovered that a child he raised from birth, who is now a 32 years old man, is not his biological son. His wife slept with another man and got pregnant.
The Nigerian who resides in UK, Mr. Oscar, was forced to arrange for a DNA test to determine the paternity of his erstwhile son, Valentine, when his wife allegedly told their presumed son that Oscar was not likely to be his biological father.

Valentine had dragged his supposed dad, Oscar, to a DNA test centre in Britain after his
Monday, February 13, 2017

Nigerian soldier Lance Corporal Oge Etudo to die by hanging for raping a married woman



30-year-old Nigerian soldier, Lance Corporal Oge Etudo, has been found guilty of rape and culpable homicide and has been sentenced to death by hanging by an Abuja Court.
The Soldier who was formerly attached to a battalion of the Nigerian Army at Lungi Barracks in Abuja, was found guilty of abducting a lady, whose name was given as Binta Usman Kadede, on March 27, 2014, at Dei-Dei suburb of the FCT.

Justice A.S. Adepoju who ruled on the case, stressed that the soldier gruesomely murdered his victim after raping her, and so will not show 

Expired malaria drugs killed Eric Arubayi



Coming after it was reported that West African Idol contestant, Eric Arubayi died after a brief illness, his brother, Derrick Arubayi, has revealed the cause of his death.

Derrick who spoke to a vanguard reporter, disclosed that the late singer took expired
malaria drugs which led to his death.

Here's what he said;

“He had malaria and typhoid, which was untreated. It later became worse after

First lady of Bayelsa State, Rachael Dickson Returns home with her beautiful Quadruplets (Photos)



The wife of Bayelsa State Governor, Rachael Dickson, has finally returned home after welcoming a set of quadruplets, a boy and three girls, in the United States last September, after many
Sunday, February 12, 2017

Married man found dead in Aba hotel after telling wife he was on business trip out of town



A man in his late 30s, identified as Peter Ibekwe was found dead inside a hotel room in Aba, Abia state, at the weekend. bekwe was said to have told his wife he was going on a business trip to Umuahia, the Abia State capital.

The deceased who resided in the Ogbor Hill area of the city, instead of travelling to Umuahia, went and lodged in a hotel located on Club 25 road, Abayi Aba in Osisioma Local Government Area of the State.

Ibekwe, had entered the hotel at about 7:30pm the previous night, but was however,
Saturday, February 11, 2017

EFCC discovers Madam Diezani’s $37.5m Banana Island Lagos mansion



The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has discovered a $37.5m (N11.75bn) luxury high-rise building on Banana Island, Ikoyi, Lagos, allegedly belonging to the embattled former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke. This is just as the EFCC revealed on Friday that it discovered $9.3m and £74,000 belonging to a former Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Mr. Andrew Yakubu. The money was allegedly kept in a bungalow situated in the slums of Kaduna.

The two discoveries were made as part of investigations into a string of fraudulent activities in the NNPC, which cost the nation over $20bn at a time the oil price stood at about $100 per barrel on the 
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According to impeccable sources within the EFCC, the building allegedly belonging to

“She is 14 years old. I slept with her when her mother was in the hospital. Her mother is my wife" - Randy bus driver

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A 46-year-old commercial bus driver identified as Onyiyechi Edum is currently in police net for defiling and impregnating his 14-year-old step daughter. Edum, who is a native of Abua in Abua/Odual Local Government Area of Rivers State, became more involved in sleeping with the girl who calls her Daddy when his wife took ill and was hospitalised for over three months

While the randy man was pretending to sympathise with his sick wife, he was sleeping with her daughter (name withheld) who is currently in JSS in one of the secondary schools
in the area.

The suspect, who is currently at the Police Division in Rumuolumeni, Port Harcourt, committed the crime at his residence in Ibodaya in Rumuolumeni.

Speaking on Friday on why he was arrested by the police, Edum told Southern City News that he was drunk when he slept with his step daughter on different occasions, even when he had earlier told their correspondent that he only had carnal knowledge of the girl once.

According to him,
“The police arrested me because they said I impregnated my step daughter. I
Friday, February 10, 2017

See Photos of the $9.7m found in the Kaduna home of former NNPC boss, Andrew Yakubu




EFCC has released photos of the recovered vault containing $9.7 million found in the Kaduna home of former Group Managing Director of NNPC, Andrew Yakubu.

According to a statement released this afternoon, the antigraft agency said a special operation conducted by its operatives on 3rd February, 2017 on a building belonging to the former NNPC boss in Kaduna, yielded the recovery of a staggering sum of $9,772,800 and another sum of £74,000 cash.


The huge cash was hidden in a fire proof safe. The surprise raid of the facility was sequel to an intelligence report which the commission received about suspected proceeds of crime believed to be hidden in the slums of Sabon Tasha area of Kaduna.

On arrival at the facility, the caretaker of the house, one Bitrus Yakubu, a younger brother to Andrew Yakubu, disclosed that both the house and the safe where the money was

See photos of The new buses that will replace yellow Danfo buses in Lagos State




The Governor of Lagos state has revealed what the new buses that would replace Danfo buses in Lagos state looks like.
Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday, insisted that plans are afoot to remove yellow buses popularly known as “Danfo” from Lagos roads for a more efficient, well-structured and world class mass transportation system that would facilitate ease of movement within the city.
The Governor also said that his administration would soon roll out a comprehensive environmental sanitation policy that would make the city to be clean without much burden on the people in terms of taxes.
According to reports, this is what the new buses that will replace danfo buses in Lagos looks like.
See more photos below...
Thursday, February 09, 2017

Delta state to spend N350 million on James Ibori reception, thanksgiving



Media reports say, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has authorized the release of N350 million to fund an elaborate church thanksgiving service and reception in honor of former Governor James Onanefe Ibori.
An official of the Delta State government told SaharaReporters that Mr. Okowa released the funds in order to ensure that the reception for Mr. Ibori, scheduled to take place on Sunday at the former governor’s hometown of Oghara, would be a huge event.

The official said the governor decided that the state government must

Bola Tinubu, Akande visit President Buhari in London (Photos)


For those doubting the President's health condition, the Presidency has just released new photos of Buhari meeting with Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and Chief Bisi Akande at the Abuja House in London.
The report says, both visitors had a fruitful meeting with the President as he prepares to

Man abandons eight-year-old son at Delta motor park



A commercial driver in Agbor, Delta State, is sending a strong appeal to Nigerians for help to reunite an eight-year-old boy with his family.

The boy was abandoned in the driver’s vehicle at Agbor. According to the driver, whose name is being withheld, the boy has not been in contact with his family since September 3, 2016 after the kid and his father boarded a vehicle from Asaba to Agbor.

The driver, who said he was heading to Benin City, had made a stop-over at the Uromi Road junction motor park where some passengers disembarked. However, when the driver was ready to take off again, his attention was drawn to the little boy by a passenger who noticed that the boy had been 
Monday, February 06, 2017

See Photos from Feb 6th nationwide protest happening NOW in Lagos



Today is the D-day for the planned nationwide protest Nigerian singer Tuface cancelled Saturday night. Nigerians are already gathering at the National stadium, Surulere Lagos, and according to the Enough is Enough group, they have the full support of the Lagos state police.





See more photos below:

Tuface Idibia denies DSS arrested him over planned nationwide protest



A Facebook user Nkena Nwokocha had claimed Tuface Idibia was picked up by the DSS before cancelling the planned nationwide protest. According to  her, 

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