Sunday, June 8

Military Releases Official Statement about the Female Suicide Bomber Attack in Gombe State Today

Troops mounting a security check point at a Barrack entrance in Gombe this morning intercepted a lady suicide bomber while she was attempting to gain entry into the barracks.   
The lady suicide bomber who had primed herself with improvised explosive devices concealed under her Hijab was intercepted when troops acting on intelligence report indicating that a terrorist  group was plotting to attack Barracks around Gombe using female suicide bombers, halted her and as she was being searched the bomb detonated killing the lady. 
Unfortunately one of the troops conducting the search also died while another was wounded in the explosion. Normal activities have since resumed in the barracks. 
CHRIS OLUKOLADE 
Major General, Director Defence Information


Wow! Check Out Chidi Mokeme's New Look (Photos)

 

 
Nollywood's leading man Chidi Mokeme has ditched his clean looks for this. Pictured above is Chidi with actor Chinedu Ikedieze, Yaw of WazobiaFM and DJ Jimmy Jatt at an event today. You like? See another photo below

PDP Withdraws Congratulatory Message To The "New Emir Of Kano"

 
Earlier on today before the Governor of Kano State, Alhaji Rabiu Kwankwanso announced a replacement for the late Emir, the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party issued a statement in which it congratulated Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Ado Bayero as the new emir of Kano. They had said he was a gift to the nation  and also praised the Kingmakers for their wise decision in choosing Alhaji Ado Bayero, the heir-apparent to the throne, adding that “in so doing, the Kingmakers have preserved the sanctity of the throne and the confidence reposed in the revered traditional institution.”
 
However, former CBN Governor Sanusi Lamido Sanusi has been announced as the true Emir and the party is now withdrawing their congratulatory message. Read their new statement below:
Our attention has been drawn to a unauthorized statement issued on behalf of the National Publicity Secretary of the PDP by his Special Assistant, Mr. Richard Ihediwa, congratulating the eldest son of the late Emir of Kano,  Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Ado

Former CBN Governor, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi Emerges Emir of Kano



 
Former CBN Governor Sanusi Lamido Sanusi has been announced as the new Emir of Kano by the Secretary to the State Government, Rabiu Bichi. Big congrats to him.

Awww, Kim Kardashian Tweets a Very Lovely Birthday Message to Hubby, Kanye West

 

 
Kim Kardashian's hubby, Kanye West is 37 today. And his beautiful wife just took to IG to celebrate her man. Check out his birthday cake after the cut. Happy birthday, Yeezy!

Female Suicide Bomber Strikes in Gombe State, 2 Feared Dead

 
 
 
A suicide bomb attack was today reported along Military Quarter Guard along Biu Road in Gombe State, with a soldier and the suicide bomber said to be a woman feared dead. However, an eyewitness says in the tweet above that the dead were 3.

"The explosion occurred at about 11am along Military Quarter Guard along Biu Road in Gombe,” a source told TheCable. “The woman had the explosive in her bag, but the thing went off prematurely. She was scattered by the explosion. Unluckily, she got a soldier as well.”

The source further said that although the woman hadn’t arrived her destination when the bomb went

12 Heavily Armed Men Storm Daniel Ademinokan's Abuja home Asking for Stella Damasus!

 
 

Who wants Stella Damasus dealt with?! Because in the early hours of May 31, about 12 heavily armed men reportedly stormed Daniel Ademinokan's Abuja home where Stella Damasus and her two daughters were said to have been living before they relocated to the United States with Ademinokan.

According to the Nation, Ademinokan’s younger brother, who just returned to Nigeria, and his mother were the only persons in the house on the fateful day. It was gathered that the attackers

So Sad: How Misdiagnosis Led to Dora Akunyili's Death

 
Very painful, revealing post written by TheCable.ng
When Mrs Dora Nkem Akunyili was the Zonal Secretary (South-east) of the Petroleum (Special) Trust Fund in 1998, Nigerian doctors gave her what many of her family members considered to be a health scare. They said she had a growth and needed surgery. 
 Akunyili, then 44, decided to travel to the United States, first to get a second opinion and then undergo the prescribed surgery. The bill for the medical trip was $17,000, including $12,000 for the surgery. 
 During pre-surgery check-up in the US, the doctors told her the Nigerian doctors had

Kefee Diagnosed with Pre-Eclampsia, Needs a Miracle to Survive —Doctor



According to a new report on Tribune, the chances of Kefee getting out of coma is slim as her situation not only requires prayers for survival, but also a miracle as the musician has been diagnosed as having pre-eclampsia – pregnancy induced high blood pressure.

Six-month pregnant Kefee had embarked on a 14-hour flight to Chicago for an event but went into coma, forcing the plane to land in Los Angeles so that she could be urgently attended to. A source told Tribune during a phone conversation:
“Kefee surely did not know that she had a high blood pressure before she embarked on

Rihanna Wins Most Desirable Woman Award, Attends Award All Covered Up (Photos)


After shocking the world in her completely sheer outfit for her Fashion Icon Award, 26 year old super singer Rihanna was tastefully dressed at the 2014 Spike Guys’ Choice Awards which held last night at Sony Pictures Studios. Rihanna won the first-ever Most Desirable Woman award at the awards which was presented to her by comedian Kevin Hart. More pics below

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