Sunday, July 13
Rotimi Alakija aka DJ Xclusive has just proposed to his longtime girlfriend, Tinuke Ogundero, a chartered accountant-cum-business consultant. Big congrats to them.
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Germany has just won the 2014 World Cup, which would be their fourth World Cup, and first again since 1990! Their player, Mario Goetze scored in the 113th minute to give them a 1-0 win over Argentina at the Maracan in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
How did you see the game, guys? Did the better team win?
The premiere for Nollywood actress, Nkiru Sylvanus's movie 'The Voice', is going on right now at the Oriental Hotel in Lekki, Lagos. Check out Chika Ike's outfit to the event. You like?
AFP had earlier on today reported that Boko Haram has claimed responsibility for the Abuja bombing and an attack hours later in Lagos which authorities tried to cover up. They have now published the provoking videos. Watch them after the cut.
MirrorUk reports that Michael Adebowale, 23, who hacked soldier, Lee Rigby to death, was transferred to Broadmoor Hospital after psychotic episodes. Adebowale was at South London’s Belmarsh Prison, where fellow attacker Michael Adebolajo, 29, is held. Both were found guilty of the
I'm so loving the way her wedding gown fit her hot bod. Kim Kardashian's ex boyfriend, Reggie Bush tied the knot yesterday with fiancée Lilit Avagyan at a ceremony at The Grand Del Mar in San Diego. The professional football player and Avagyan – who have been dating since 2011 – have a 14-month-old daughter, Briseis.
Bush, 29, famously dated Kim Kardashian for three years before they split in 2010. However, what’s ironic is that Kim’s step-brother Brody Jenner attended Reggie’s wedding—but not Kim’s!
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The leader of Nigeria’s Boko Haram Islamists has claimed responsibility for a June 25 bombing in the capital Abuja and an attack the same day at a fuel depot in Lagos, in a new video seen by AFP Sunday.
The authorities tried to cover up the Lagos attack, describing it as an industrial accident, but an AFP
Happy birthday to the great Nigerian icon, teacher, actor, playwright, director, producer, poet, novelist, essayist, speaker, polemicist, activist, raconteur, connoisseur, sea-dog, Nobel laureate, Professor Akinwade Oluwole Soyinka who turned 80 today.
To celebrate his big day, Prof Wole has been reflecting on his journey on earth so far, providing insights into his beliefs and traditional religion. Watch the Nobel Laureate dismiss the notion of life after death, heavens, how his childhood in Ake Abeokuta moulded his life in a new interview with TheNEWS magazine team led by Kunle Ajibade. Video is after the cut.
Tolani Ajayi was cool and his mien was exceptionally calm. One could have mistaken him for a young man who had just rolled out of bed to answer a knock at the door. But what brought him to the Criminal Investigation Department of the Ogun State Police Command, Eleweran, Abeokuta was an unimaginable crime.
The 21-year-old hacked his 64-year-old father, Mr. Charles Ajayi, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria to death in the middle of the night last week Thursday. And in a new chat with Punch, Tolani got to talk about how he killed his father, a story that seems to come straight from a Hollywood movie script.
Reports about the murder had dwelled on Tolani’s drug problem but he took time to clarify the issue.
Pictured above is Kenyan video vixen, Vera Sidika that once bragged about spending N27m on bleaching things. Then she also said her Nigerian boyfriend spoils her with hair worth $2500 - N400,000, shoes $3500 - N560,000.
Now again, Vera is saying this her Nigerian boyfriend is so addicted to cars that he owns UP TO 20! Abeg who is this guy?! Seems Vera has been in Nigeria for some weeks now cos she has been uploading photos of her fab stay here on her Facebook page. Photos continue after the cut
Malala Yousafzai has arrived Nigeria to campaign for the release of the schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram. The 17 year old girls’ education campaigner, arrived Abuja early sunday morning, saying, “We must not be silent”. She is expected to meet with families of the abducted school girls and with President Goodluck Jonathan to pressure the government to ensure the safe release of the school girls. More pics when you continue
Tinsel star actress, Ireti Doyle's beautiful daughter, Bimbo, yesterday had her court wedding at the Ikoyi registry, Lagos. Check out the beautiful pictures of the bride and her mum. Ireti had Bimbo when she was 19 years old. Bimbo is 27 now.