Monday, 22 July 2019

Channels TV reporter, Precious Owolabi, shot during Shiites protest dies in the hospital

A Channels Television Reporter shot during the protest of Shiites on Monday in Abuja, has reportedly died.

The protest by the Shiites turned violent on Monday in Abuja, including the environs of the Federal Secretariat.

Channels TV reporter also shot during Shiites protest in Abuja

A Channels Television Reporter was shot during the protest of members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), also known as Shiites on Monday in Abuja.

The protest by the Shiites turned violent on Monday in Abuja, including the environs of the Federal Secretariat.

#BBNaija 2019: All the 16 housemates nominated for eviction

All the remaining 16 housemates of the 2019 Big Brother Naija have been nominated for possible eviction.

Biggie made the announcement to the housemates on Monday as they were asked to nominate those for eviction.

Deputy commissioner of police killed during Shiites protest in Abuja

Deputy commissioner of police was reportedly killed during the protest by members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), also known as the Shiites, in Abuja on Monday.

PRNigeria reports that DCP Usman Umar was shot while trying to pacify the protesting Shiite members. He later died at an undisclosed hospital.

#BBNaija's Khloe is 'dwelling in her skin' in t0pless photos


Big Brother Naija 2018 housemate, Abiri 'Khloe" Oluwabusayomi, has been tantalizing her Instagram with sexy photos of herself for the past hours.

The reality star and fashion designer decided to do a t0pless photo shoot and has been flooding her Instagram page with the racy pictures.

White couple gives birth to black baby, husband accuses wife of cheating, wife blames him for drinking too much coffee

A white couple in US state of Florida recently gave birth to surprisingly a black baby boy.

The baby born by a 22 year old white woman, Annie Cockledoo, at the SF Baptist Hospital, weighed at 4.6kg.

Nigerian youths cheat themselves when they don't and follow #BBNaija – Kingsley Moghalu

Kingsley Moghalu, a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), says Nigerian youths cheat themselves by deciding against voting during elections and choosing to follow the Big Brother Naija reality show.

The former presidential candidate in the February 2019 election, stated this in a tweet on Monday.

Police pictured evacuating corpses of Shiites protesters killed in Abuja, NEMA sub-station set on fire (Photos)

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) better known as Shiite on Monday clashed with Security agencies in Abuja during a protest resulting in the death of some of the protesters.

The group also set on fire a sub-station of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) at the federal secretariat. Two vehicles of the agency were consumed in the inferno.

Alaafin of Oyo writes Buhari over siege on Yorubaland by 'Fulani herdsmen' (Full letter)

The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, on Sunday asked President Muhammadu Buhari to without wasting more time; find a lasting solution to the siege on Yorubaland by herdsmen and kidnappers

Oba Adeyemi, who stated this in his letter to President Buhari on the increasing spate of insecurity in and across Yorubaland, stressed that it is now time for the President to ensure that those involved in the siege are tamed and brought to book.

Nigerians slam Desmond Elliott after the actor call for ban of foreign movies in Nigeria (Video)

Desmond Elliott is trending on Twitter after the actor cum politician called for the ban of foreign movies in Nigeria.

Elliot, who is a lawmaker representing Surulere constituency 1 at the Lagos State house of assembly  in an interview with HIPTV asked the Federal Government to block the inflow of foreign content into Nigeria.

#BrownSkinGirlChallenge is a movement to encourage Nigerians, Africans to embrace their natural skin colour

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The trend among some ladies and even men in the black community in the world, especially in Africa and particularly Nigeria, is to bleach their skin.

While some go from dark skin to brown, others metamorphose into complete snow-white. Some have described skin whitening as a complex issue, while other feels it's a personal choice to do whatever with your body.

Sunday, 21 July 2019

#BBNaija 2019: Tacha and Seyi sent to the "Secret Room" in fake eviction show (Videos)

Two Big Brother Naija housemates, Tacha and Seyi have been sent to the "secret room" in a fake eviction carried out on Sunday.

At the beginning of the eviction show, host Ebuka Obi-Uchendu revealed that there would be two fake evictions and one real one this Sunday, July 21.

Tuoyo evicted from BBNaija 2019.. first man to leave the show


Tuoyo has been evicted from the 2019 Big Brother Naija reality show.

He was asked to leave the BBNaija house on Sunday live eviction show after he garnered the lowest votes from viewers.

Kate Henshaw host fun birthday party with RMD, Rita Dominic, Ini Edo, Dakore Akande, Uche Jombo (Photos)

Nollywood star, Kate Henshaw, celebrated his 48 birthday over the weekend with a fun party.

The hosted colleagues Richard Mofe-Damijo, Rita Dominic, Dakore Akande, Ini Edo, Uche Jombo, Lala Akindoju and few others to the private bash.

Justin Trudeau sends message to Igbos in Canada as they prepare to celebrate their art & culture Day

The Canadian government has sent a powerful message to the members of the Igbo community in the country.

Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, Honourable Ralph Goodale, wrote to the Cultural Association of Saskatchewan (ICAS) as they prepare to celebrate their Nigerian-Canadian heritage on August 3.

Iwobi reportedly says he might have to leave Arsenal if club sign Zaha


Super Eagles of Nigeria forward, Alex Iwobi, has admitted that he could be forced to leave Arsenal if he loses his place in the first team to Ivory Coast forward, Wilfred Zaha.

The 26-year-old Crystal Palace winger has since been a top target for Gunners coach Unai Emery with the club seeking to strengthen the right wing position, where Iwobi, their academy graduate, featured regularly last season.

Simi reveals how she met Adekunle Gold: “He was chasing me all over Facebook"

Nigerian singer-songwriter, Simisola Ogunleye, says her husband, singer Adekunle Gold chased her all over Facebook before she eventually met him.

The singer, who recently set up an independent record label, said Gold was a fan of her music right from when she was a gospel singer.

Google celebrates Nigerian author, Buchi Emecheta, on 75th posthumous birthday


Google on Sunday celebrated late Nigerian novelist, Buchi Emecheta, with its doodle on what would have been her 75th birthday.

Google doodle is a special, temporary alteration of the logo on Google’s homepages intended to commemorate holidays, events, achievements and notable historical figures.

The Dakolos battle with the police over rape allegation against Fatoyinbo

The rape allegations against pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA) and celebrity photographer, Busola Dakolo, has taken another dimension.

Busola and husband, singer Timi Dakolo, are currently in war of words with the Nigerian police over the manner investigation of the alleged sexual assault is being carried out.

Friday, 19 July 2019

Ighalo emerges Golden Boot winner as Algeria defeats Senegal to lift AFCON 2019 trophy

Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo is the ultimate winner of the Golden Boot at the just concluded African Cup of Nations in Egypt.

Ighalo scored his 5th goal as Nigeria defeated Tunisia third-place match on Wednesday.

’19 Nigerians arrested’ as police crack down on 'Maphite cult" in Italy

Nineteen suspected high profile members of Nigerian mob in Italy have been arrested, police say.

The Italian police say those arrested were identified as members and leaders of the clan, which reportedly punished anyone who rebelled against its operations.

Boko Haram kills aid worker, two farmers in Borno, two days after killing army commander and some soldiers

A worker of Action Against Hunger, a humanitarian organisation, has been killed by suspected Boko Haram insurgents.

In a statement, the organisation said the incident happened as its convoy was heading to Damasak in Borno state.

Tiwa Savage speaks on collaborating with Beyonce in "The Gift" album

Nigerian music artist, Tiwa Savage has spoken up on her collaboration with American singer, Beyonce on her new album.

Beyonce, on Tuesday, unveiled the track-list of her new album, ‘The Lion King: The Gift’, which is the musical accompaniment to the new Disney movie.

#BBNaija 2019: I was rejected by my father for being a girl child - Ella

Ex-Big Brother Naija housemate, Ella has revealed that she was rejected by her biological father when she was a child.

Ella in an interview granted after being evicted from the ongoing Reality TV show said she was rejected by her father because she was a female child.

Nigerian woman files for divorce because her husband's penis is too large


Life is full of funny choices, and one can't really say this is exactly the standard.

While some women are complaining that their man's penis is too small, a woman in Zamfara state is ending her marriage because her husband's rod is too big for her vagina.
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