Thursday, April 10, 2014

Man arrested for cutting baby’s penis

Culled from Punch:
The State Criminal Investigation Department, Lagos State Police Command, has arrested a 27-year-old man, Lekan Adelaja, for allegedly cutting off the penis of his one-year-old nephew, Basheeru Akintoye.
The police also arrested one Obinwanne Onukwo who was accused of sending Adelaja to carry out the dastardly act.
PUNCH Metro had reported last week that Basheeru’s penis was cut off when his 20-year-old mother, Abidemi, went to a nearby house to have sex with one Fatai who was a friend to her husband.

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Genevieve Nnaji & Lynxxx are the Sexiest Nigerians alive (See full list)

OK! magazine has named  Genevieve Nnaji and rapper Lynxxx the sexiest Nigerians alive. Other celebrities who made the list were, Agbani Darego, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Toolz, Oluchi Orlandi, Alex Ekubo,D’banj, Iyanya.
See full list after the cut....

Mother sells three-day-old baby for N260,000

Imaobong Udoh
Culled from Punch:
The Akwa Ibom State Police Command has arrested a nursing mother, Imaobong Udoh, for allegedly selling her three-day old baby girl.
Also arrested along with Imaobong were four persons for allegedly participating in the theft of the baby.
They are the buyer, Mrs. Regina James; her husband, Mfon James; the traditional birth attendant who delivered the baby, Mrs. Comfort Henry; and Mr Emmanuel Okon, a homeopathic doctor, who arranged the sale.

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Popular Fuji Musician, Obesere, Arrested For Alleged Rape - PREMIUM TIMES

By Premium Times
The police in Lagos have arrested a popular Fuji musician,  Abass Akande, popularly known as Obesere, for allegedly raping a 29-year-old businesswoman, Olanike Olaiya, the Vanguard newspaper  is reporting this morning.
Ms. Olanike said the musician raped her in his Okota residence, Lagos. But Obesere, according to the report, is insisting that Ms. Olanike was his lover and that they had sex as consenting adults.
According to the report, Ms. Olaiya, a  National Diploma graduate of business administration from Ibadan Polytechnic, told the police that she knew Obesere through one of her friends, a certain Bola Okoro.

Continue to read after the jump.......

Monday, March 3, 2014

Full List of Oscar Winners Plus Red Carpet Best Dressed

Fashion star of the season: Lupita told E! that she chose the pale blue colour as it reminded her of Nairobi

Best Picture12 Years A Slave
Best Director Alfonso Cuaron (Gravity) 

Best Animated Feature


Best Live Action Short Film

Helium (Anders Walter, Kim Magnusson)

Best Visual Effects

Gravity (Tim Webber, Chris Lawrence, Dave Shirk, Neil Corbould)

See full list and Red Carpet photos after the cut.......

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Robin Thicke And Paula Patton Split

Calling it quits: Robin Thicke and Paula Patton, pictured on January 26 at the Grammy awards, have separated after nine years of marriage

They were childhood sweethearts who married nine years ago and became the proud parents of three-year-old Julian.
But Robin Thicke and Paula Patton confirmed the end of their 20 year relationship and announced their separation on Monday. DailyMail reports

Friday, February 21, 2014

Man Accused Of Killing Banker Wife Is Sentenced To Death In Lagos

Culled from Sahara Reporters:

Ayo Arowolo, a Nigerian man accused of killing his banker wife on  June 24th 2011 has been sentenced to death by a Lagos high court.
Presiding judge, Lateefat Okunnu held that Mr. Arowolo was guilty of murder and ruled that he should be sent to the gallows.
In a long judgment lasting more than two and half hours, presiding judge ruled that Ayo was guilty of killing his wife Mrs. Omozodje Arowolo.
The judge, Mrs. Lateefat Okunnu relied on testimonies and evidences of fifteen witnesses including family members of the deceased, investigating police officers, photographers and Chief pathologist of Lagos State to make her judgment.
Mr. Arowolo broke down in the dock during the judgment and said many times while being taken away that he would not die of the judgment. 
He shouted "Jesus Christ, I cannot die" many times as he was led away by prison warders.

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New Video: M.I - Superhuman ft HHP

Nobody can give you freedom. Nobody can give you equality or justice or anything. If you’re a man, you take it.
-Malcolm X
Chocolate City presents the visuals to MI Abaga’s Superhuman Feat HHP off Illegal Music 2 mixtape. The video recalls the timeless message of struggle for liberation and freedom.
“The struggle for freedom is one every man faces. As black people, as Africans, as Nigerians, we grow up believing that things are the way they are, and that there’s nothing we can do to change.
“But regardless of race, tongue or colour, every man is called to stand for what is right and true, and to be the best of what he is.” - MI Abaga

Thursday, February 20, 2014

Hot or Hmm - Beyonce rocks glittering dress while performing new song XO at the BRIT Awards

Killing it: The singer was performing new track XO from her self-titled new albumKilling it: The singer was performing new track XO from her self-titled new album

President Jonathan Suspends CBN Governor Sanusi

Mallam Lamido Sanusi

President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday suspended Mallam  Lamido Sanusi as the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria. The suspension order was contained in a statement by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati.

Read the text of Mr. Abati's press release announcing President Jonathan's action after the cut.......

Lupita Nyong'o Covers Dujour Magazine

Hitting the big time: The Mexico-born beauty graces the cover of DuJour's Great Performances issue

Lupita Nyong'o is nominated for an Oscar for her role in 12 Years A Slave.
The 30-year-old Mexican-born star looked breathtakingly gorgeous in an array of flattering outfits in a photo spread for DuJour Magazine's Winter 2013 issue.

Lupita told the magazine about her unique upbringing and her role in 12 Years a slave. She told the magazine how surprised she is at how much attention she has been receiving.
'My life changed about three weeks ago,' she said. 'That’s when my schedule went from nil to this.
On auditioning for her 12 Years a Slave role, the actress never thought she would get it. 'When I learned Steve McQueen was directing and Brad Pitt was producing, I thought, Well, this is huge.
'I had no expectation of getting the role at all; it was just too out there for me to think I had a chance.
'So I approached the audition like a rehearsal. It was my chance to have that role for 10 minutes, and I owned it. Then I got the part and the panic began.'

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Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Blind woman endured 416 hours of pain covering her body in tattoos (Photos)

Now she reckons she could be the most inked woman in WalesMr Bowman said Ms Atkinson's body suit is the largest piece of work he¿s ever done

An ink-addicted woman has spent 416 hours covering her entire body in tattoos, despite the fact she will never see them because she is blind. DailyMail reports.
Fran Atkinson has spent the last three years having a colourful ‘body suit’ inked on to her with no idea what it looks like. 
But the mother-of-one, from Rhyl, says her husband, Ron, and tattoo artist Grez Bowman have acted as her eyes, describing details of the intricate artwork from her neck down to her ankles. 
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Rita Dominic dazzles on the February 2014 cover of Genevieve magazine


Nollywood Star actress, Rita Dominic covers the February 2014 issue of the Genevieve magazine.

Thursday, December 5, 2013

Nelson Mandela dies at 95

"Nelson Mandela, the prisoner-turned-president who helped end apartheid in South Africa, has died, President  Zuma confirms. He was 95."