Monday, July 7

Nigerian Troops Clear Terrorists Bases in Balmo Forest

According to a new report on the Nigerian Defence website, troops have cleared and taken over Balmo forest in a military operation that lasted throughout the weekend.

Prior to the operation, Balmo forest stretching from Bauchi through Jigawa States with links to the fringes of Sambisa forest was used by terrorists as bases and hideouts for launching attacks. But

Japheth Omojuwa Proposes to Fiancee (Photos)

Awww, public speaker, blogger and activist Japheth Omojuwa today proposed to his girlfriend, Dami and she said Yes! Big congrats to them. See more pics after the cut

Photos from Osi Umenyiora & Leila Lopes' Traditional Engagement Ceremony in Angola

Nigerian Atlanta Falcons linebacker, Osi Umenyiora, is one step closer to being a married man. The NFL star and his bride-to-be Leila Lopes had their engagement ceremony last Saturday in Angola. Also in attendance was the First Lady of Angola.

Osi's beautiful bride, Leila Lopes of Angola, was crowned Miss Universe in 2011. Leila and Osi met and began dating in 2012. They got engaged in February 2013 and have planned to tie the knot this year. Congrats to the couple!

Birthday Girl, Toolz, Shares a Bikini Photo of herself

Media personality, Toolz Oniru has been on holiday in Marrakech, Morrocco, celebrating her birthday which was yesterday. Check out the new photos from her fun holiday she just shared. And some people will come here and say Toolz is not droolworthy.. rolls my eyes.. lol

Kourtney Kardashian Bares Baby Bump in a Bikini (Photo)

35-year-old pregnant reality star, Kourtney Kardashian earlier on today shared this adorable photo of her growing baby bump on IG. Pictured above with her is her daughter, Penelope, who turns two tomorrow (July 8).

Dino Melaye Tweets He's Been Vindicated after Alero Denies He ever Abused Her


Y'all must have read the new interview Alero Falope granted Stella today in which she (Alero) totally denied that Dino ever hit her or that she left her matrimonial home because she was being abused.

Explaining the leaked chats between her and Tokunbo Fabiyi (Dino's ex-wife), Alero said:
’Yes, Stella I exchanged SMS with Tokunbo but I only did that because I thought it would remain between us and besides I needed to connect with someone who might understand where I was coming from. 
Let me state here now that Dino might be a lot of things but he never beat me and that's

Nollywood Actress Chika Ike is Flaunting her Hot Bod too..

Chika Ike just shared these delicious photos of herself out and about today on her IG page..... Continue to see more photos

LailasBlog Reader Carlos Shows Off His Ripped Abs (Photos)


He's sexy and we know it!! *lol*  Meet our hottie of the day, guys, blog reader Carlos. Carlos is a proud Nigerian Fitness expert and Personal Trainer, based in Dublin. Just check out his deliciously ripped bod! See more pictures after the cut

Blog Reader Needs Your Advice... Urgently

Hello Laila, 
My story is quite embarrassing. But because I need fellow blog readers' sincere opinion, I will share it.  
I'm in a very good relationship with a very good, fun, loving man. Let's call him Francis, though that's not his real name. He's 34, I'm 28, we've been together for about 6 months now. Everything is perfect, we are both committed to building a future together. But something happened recently and I'm afraid it's about to cut my joy short. 
My bf's elder brother recently had a housewarming party and I attended the party with my man. Only to get there and meet another guy I had been intimate with in the past! His name is Steve. To make matters worse, my boyfriend knows Steve very well and he even

Super Falcons Star, Ugochi Desire Oparanozie Shows off her Swag in New Photos

When it comes to Nigerian women's football, 21-year-old Super Falcons striker, Ugochi Desire Oparanozie is a force to be reckoned with. Check out the recent photos of the footballer I just laid my hands on. Ugo is a hottie, right?

Wow! LailasBlog Most Fashionable Reader, Allison is Among the 2014 MBGN Contestants!


OMG! The last time, Ebuka participated in our MFR competition, he was recognized and applauded by fashion designer and critic, Emmy Collins.

Guess what, guys?! One of our very own yet again, Lailasblog Most Fashionable Reader, Allison Aberetoa is among the 33 beauty queens contesting for the 2014 Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria crown! After a reader pointed it out in the comments, I had to go search through my mailbox to reconfirm that and lo and behold, it's the same Allison. She is Miss Ogun State. Check out her page on the MBGN website here. Then check out her Lailasblog Most Fashionable Reader appearance here.

I keep telling us all. Participating in LailasBlog Most Fashionable Reader is definitely worth it. It's not just about the lil prize money, which thankfully, we've gotten a sponsor who's planning a big surprise for contestants real soon. You get great exposure too. *winks*

This is exciting, guys! Allison is our gurl. Hope we are ready to do all we can to help her get through when the need arises? Online voting starts today by 1pm.

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