Friday, June 20

Tosyn Bucknor Shares her Amazing 'Living With Sickle Cell Anaemia' Story


Yesterday, June 19th was World Sickle Cell Day and to commemorate the day, talk show host and lawyer Tosyn Bucknor shared her emotional survival story. Tosyn was born with the Sickle cell disease some 33 years ago and she's grateful she's been able to live this long with a hereditary blood disorder that occurs when both parents have the sickle cell trait.
Her story continues after the jump... read tweets from very bottom to top.

Graphic Photos: Notorious Terrorist, Mallam Husaini, Shot Dead By Military

A notorious terrorist who has led serial attacks on security personnel, Mallam Husaini has died in an encounter between his group and a military convoy along Jos – Bauchi highway.

Defence HQ, in an official press release today, reports that Husaini who leads a cell of the terrorists billed to operate in the Plateau is known to have led an attack on Headquarters, Police Special Anti-Robbery Squad in Abuja in November 2012. He also led the attack on military convoy moving from Lokoja to Kaduna where 2 soldiers were killed in January 2013.

The terrorists gang had attacked a military convoy while on an operational patrol between Jos and

Toyin Aimakhu Johnson has Got a Really Loving Hubby (Photos)


Not too many men will sit down and do this for you, ladies. Nollywood actress Toyin Aimakhu's hubby did this for her today and she took to social media to flaunt him. Some followers taunted her for using a 'cheap' relaxer though. See second photo after the cut

Would You Rock Kat Graham's Knee Pad Gladiator Heels, Ladies?

Sometime last week, actress/singer Kat Graham was spotted in these intense gladiator-style high heels with knee pads attached. Hit or Miss?

Photos: Stephanie Kalu Uche & Hubby Celebrate their 3rd Wedding Anniversary

Just before you read on, Stephanie says this photo above is for the haters. She and hubby, footballer Kalu Uche celebrated their 3rd wedding anniversary yesterday and the pretty mum of 2 is super ecstatic. Stephanie wants y'all to know she and hubby are still so madly in love, she's so happy he is all hers, it's been 3 years and they are going strong. Big congrats to them. Continue to see more photos

Haha! Here's Living Proof that...

PSquare Releases New Photos

The Okoye brothers just shared these photos from their Glo commercial. See more below....

Aare Arisekola-Alao Buried amid Tears (Photos)

The remains of the late Aare Musulumi of Yorubaland, Alhaji Chief Abdul-Azeez Arisekola-Alao, have been laid to rest at his Oluwokekere, Bashorun, Ibadan residence.
Eminent personalities which included former Lagos State governor, Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Chief Bode George, ace musician, King Sunny Ade and so much more were all present to pay their last respect to the late billionaire businessman/philanthropist.
Arisekola-Alao had died in London on Wednesday, few hours before he was due to return to

Is Every Husband Worth Fighting For?

I just had to share this post with you dearies. It seems so long but you would be glad you read to the end. Post was written by Babe and in it she questions if every husband is actually worth fighting for. Read and let's know if you agree with her.
I heard the saddest thing yesterday. A married lady I was discussing with asked me a question: 
What would I do if after I got married, my husband cheated on me?
I didn't have to think about it for one second cos its an issue I have deliberated on for a long time. My answer was I would swiftly reciprocate without missing a step.  
She seemed appalled by my response, laughed at my naiveté, couldn't comprehend why such a thing would even cross my mind. Her advice and even though it was given in

Caption This!

That's Funke on a new movie set.

"I'm Sorry I Hurt You' - Ik Ogbonna Begs Boo, Juliet Ibrahim via Youtube Video (Photos + Video)

Hahhaha, to all you readers that have been saying Ik is gay. Turns out we didn't even know Ghanaian actress Juliet Ibrahim is one of the three most adorable women in his life.
Check out this video Ik posted on Youtube some 59 minutes ago. And in it he captured the precious moments he's ever shared with Juliet while begging her to forgive him. He didn't say what his crime was, though. 
Ik's words:
When u realize u are only human ... And ur mistakes shouldn't define u but build u. I am sorry is not just a word .. It's a realization that brings alive a new creation if it's meant.
We have seen a father disown son on national newspaper, husband apologise to wife on national newspaper, I now present to you a real, correct loverboy apologizing to his woman on Youtube. What more can a lady ask for?

See more photos of the lovebirds plus the apology video after the cut

Spot the Difference (Photos)

David Zinyama, a freelancer photographer currently based in Manchester, has been messing around with Kim Kardashian, Beyoncé and even Mrs Obama's photos. Continue after the jump to see more... lmao..

This Guy is a Convicted Felon But His Mugshot is Driving Ladies Crazy (Photo)

Some women really love bad boys!!!! :)

This guy pictured above, 30 year old Jeremy Meeks, was one of four men arrested during raids in Stockton, California following a series of shootings and robberies. The charges against him are no laughing matter because according to the Stockton Police Department spokesman, Meeks is "one of the most violent criminals in the Stockton area" and was arrested on five weapons charges and one gang charge. He is even being held on $900,000 bail.

But, the unthinkable happened after Meek's photo was posted on the Internet by police. In hours,

Mario Balotelli Wants a Kiss from the Queen if Italy Beats Costa Rica

Italy striker, Mario Balotelli made this cheeky proposal yesterday on his Twitter page and it's gone viral. lol.

Following England’s 2-1 loss to Uruguay on Thursday, their only chance of staying in the World Cup is now in the hands of Balotelli and his fellow teammates. If Italy manages to beat Costa Rica, their victory will not only put Italy on the verge of qualification for the last-16 but will give Roy Hodgson's side some hope of joining them as group runners-up.

And when they do that, Mario wants a kiss from the queen. Someone said he's asking for too much though. haha.

Who's Excited? Big Brother Africa 2014 is Here!

The ninth edition of Africa’s craziest reality series BIG BROTHER AFRICA kicks off in September, guys and already, fans are asking…who will the new housemates be?

Who will find their names and faces gracing blogs and newspapers? Who will become the subject of drive time radio and just who will find themselves trending on all social media platforms.

Nigeria's audition will hold in Lagos on the 30th of June and 1 July 2014 at Protea Hotel Leadway, Ikeja. Are you ready, guys?

‘I Don’t See Anything Wrong with Being Sxy’ - Pastor's Wife, Meagan Good

Hollywood actress, Meagan Good always makes headlines for her outrageous outfits that show off her sexy body but because she is married to a Seventh Day Adventist pastor (whose day job is a Sony Pictures Exec), Devon Franklin, a lot of Christians believe she should be a bit more "conservative" and have always thrashed her for it.
But in a new interview with Rolling Stone, she is on their latest cover too,  Meagan is refusing to conform to anyone’s standard. She says she won’t stop being Meagan just to please the public. And she isn’t ashamed of her sex appeal.
Meagan told Rolling Stone, matter-of-factly:
I really don’t think there’s anything wrong with being sexy. God created our bodies as women. He created us to be beautiful, to be sexy, to be powerful, to be fearless — to be

How I Predicted Keefe’s Death — Ara

According to a new report on Vanguard, Nigerian female talking drummer, Ara, who is a friend to late Kefee, says she had a dream concerning Kefee’s death and that she had called the late singer to pray hard to avert it.
In her words:
“I want to use this forum to appeal to my colleagues in the music industry. Less than two years ago, I had a dream about Keffee and immediately called her and narrated it to her, I also appealed to her not to make a joke of it….the rest is history. 
Early this year, I had a dream and contacted Efe of NOW music as he’s the only one I

Who Wore it Best?: Toke Makinwa VS Ciara VS Serena Williams

Which of these 3 gorgeous ladies rocked their black and white bodycon dress best?

Man Kills Friend For Raping his Sister

An angry man has stabbed his friend to death in Olodi- Apapa area of Lagos State for allegedly raping his younger sister.

LEADERSHIP reports that trouble had started when the girl, identified as Miss Usims, ran home and reported to her brother that his friend raped her when she was sent on an errand last Sunday.

The following day, when the suspect accosted his friend in the company of his father, Mr Usims, and his brother, on Price Fadina Street, a war of words ensued and further degenerated into a fight

Mother Stabs Herself to Death after Watching her Son Die During the Lungu Abuja Demolition

Entrance into Abuja yesterday was shut down and pandemonium took over on the popular Kubwa-Zuba expressway after a woman and her son tragically lost their lives during the demolition of Aluguyi Village, popularly known as Lungu Village in the FCT.

According to angry natives, some Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA) officials, in the company of well armed military personnel, had stormed their community at about 10am and started demolishing houses along with their belongings, not minding if people were inside or not. A demolition they said was unannounced and totally inhumane.

An eyewitness, Mr. Joshua Iyah, told reporters:
“During the demolition, a primary school boy came home from school tired and hungry, not understanding what was going on, he entered their house to change from his school uniform and as he was still inside the house, that was when the bulldozer demolishing

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