Tuesday, September 2

Another US Doctor in Liberia Contracts Ebola

Elwa hospital
Another American missionary doctor has tested positive for Ebola in Monrovia, Liberia; making him the third American health care worker to contract the virus.

The name of the doctor, who worked for the Christian aid group SIM, has not been released. But the group said in a statement that he did not treat Ebola patients. Instead, he saw obstetrics patients at the organization's main ELWA hospital, which is separate from its Ebola isolation unit. How he became infected is unknown.

The doctor isolated himself at the onset of symptoms and is currently being treated at the isolation facility, according to the group. They added that he is "doing well and is in good spirits."

Sexy or Trashy?: Kim Kardashian & Hubby Kanye Step Out for GQ Awards


The 17th Annual GQ Men Of The Year Awards is here and it's going down tonight at The Royal Opera House Tuesday, Sept. 2, in London. Check out power couple Kanye & Kim Kardashian West's look for the event. The brunette beauty and her "Yeezus" hubby rapper were all smiles while posing together on the red carpet.

Did Kim stun in this jaw-dropping gown complete with a leather bustier and see-through crystal skirt? You like?

Photos of Big Brother Africa Hotshots on Fire

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ISIS 'Kills US Hostage' Steven Sotloff

The Islamic State has released a new video showing a masked militant apparently beheading an American journalist and threatening to kill a British captive.

The footage, seen by AFP after it was found online by private terrorism monitor SITE, shows 31-year-old freelance reporter Steven Sotloff dressed in orange and on his knees in a desert landscape.
The video, shot with the same high production values as its predecessor, is entitled: "A second message to America."

It opens with a clip of Obama vowing to be "relentless" in his determination to protect US citizens

Ebola Patient Causes Chaos in Market after He Fled Clinic In Search For Food (Photos & Video)

A shocking video has emerged which shows the moment an Ebola patient who escaped quarantine in search of food was recaptured and forced into the back of a truck. The footage, broadcast by Sky News, was captured in Monrovia, Liberia, in West Africa, which is currently in the grip of an Ebola epidemic.

The man had escaped from Monrovia's Elwa hospital, (which last month was so crowded with cases of the deadly disease that it had to turn people away), to visit a market. He was wearing a red shirt

Rev. Anita Oyakhilome’s Lawyers Drop Bombshell On Messy Divorce

For over 2 decades, Chris and Anita Oyakhilome {President & Vice-President of the Believers Love World, better known as Christ Embassy} made the list of Nigeria’s most celebrated couples till last week when TheCable, an online news medium, broke the news of their separation. Rev. Anita Oyakhilome filed for divorce from her estranged husband Pastor Chris Oyakhilome, citing irreconcilable differences bordering on alleged adultery and misbehaviour. The case with suit no. FD14D01650 was filed on 9th April 2014 at Divorce Section A, Central Family Court, First Avenue House, High Holborn in London.

City People Magazine initiated contact with Anita’s lawyers, Attwaters Jameson Hill Solicitors, a

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Ebola: ABU Student Becomes First Suspected Victim in Kaduna

A 19- year old student of Law at the Ahmadu Bello University is suspected to be down with the deadly Ebola virus in Kaduna.
According to PremiumTimes, the Public Relations Officer, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, ABUTH, Bilyaminu Umar, while confirming the case on Monday when contacted via phone said the student was diagnosed at ABUTH, Shika, Zaria, and that he showed some symptoms associated the the disease.
“Yes, there was a case of a suspected Ebola patient. He is with the Faculty of Law, ABU,

Impeached Enugu Deputy Gov Redeployed to Civil Service

Enugu state Governor, Mr. Sullivan Chime congratulates his newly sworn-in deputy,Rev.Ifeanyi Nwoye -
Enugu State government has re-deployed impeached deputy governor, Sunday Onyebuchi, to the state civil service. This came as Governor Sullivan Chime yesterday swore in his new deputy, Reverend Raphael Ifeanyichukwu Nwoye. The governor announced the redeployment of the former deputy governor to the State Civil Service as a deputy director on Grade Level 15. Onyebuchi was in

Joan Rivers is 'On the Road to Recovery' - Friends

Joan Rivers is making slow and steady progress in her recovery as doctors continue the delicate task of waking her from a medically induced coma this week.

The 81-year-old comedian stopped breathing during a minor throat surgery on Thursday in New York City and was left battling for her life over the weekend amid fears the entertainer might be left a 'vegetable' or needing a 'wheelchair'.

However, friends have dismissed these claims and said that Rivers is improving day by day at Mount

Aussie Man Wakes up from Coma after Car Crash Speaking Chinese Instead of English

Two years ago Ben McMahon, pictured above, woke up from a coma more than a week after a horrific car crash that almost claimed his life only being able to speak Mandarin.

The 22-year-old remembers how he woke up and saw a nurse who looked Asian standing by his bed and said to her 'Excuse me nurse, I feel really sore here' in Chinese. He then asked the nurse for a piece of paper and pen and he wrote on it in Mandarin: 'I love my mum, I love my dad, I will recover.' His sudden new-found language skills baffled his doctors as well as his parents.

Ben's father, Mark, and his mother were told it would be a miracle if their son survived.
'We got the call from the hospital and [the hospital staff member] was saying "Oh Mark,

2014 Big Brother Africa Hotshots Postponed Indefinitely after House got Burnt

The 2014 edition of Big Brother Africa reality show has been postponed after a devastating fire incident at the Big Brother House. Big Brother Africa Hotshots was to launch this Sunday 7th September. Here's the press release from M-Net:
"M-Net and Endemol SA advise that due to a devastating fire at the Big Brother house on 2 September 2014, Big Brother Hotshots will not launch this Sunday (7 September) as scheduled. The cause of the fire at this stage is unknown and investigations will commence as soon as it is safe to do so. 
At this stage M-Net and Endemol are urgently looking for an alternative Big Brother

“Where Is Gwoza Sef?” GEJ Asks At Meeting With Emir

In a bizarre tale that illustrates how Nigeria is run, President Goodluck Jonathan arrived two weeks ago at a top secret meeting with the exiled Emir of Gwoza, the newly-named headquarters of Boko Haram’s so-called “Islamic Caliphate,” with no knowledge of the location of Gwoza, presidency sources at the meeting said.  

According to SaharaReporters, the Emir, Muhammed Timta, escaped after the militants invaded Gwoza on August 16 and took over his palace. He arrived in Abuja after first making his way to Maiduguri to escape further attempts on his life. His father, Idrissa Timta, had died in a Boko Haram

Happy Birthday to Beautiful Blog Reader Tanimola Oluwatobi

Fine gurl, no pimple. The apple of God's eyes. Just check out our pretty blog reader Tanimola Oluwatobi aka Miss Tee, guys. She recently celebrated her birthday and here are some photos her best buddie, Enedahi sent in.
Happy birthday Miss Tee hun. I hear you are a big TILB fan, you invited Enedahi, who once won our Most Fashionable Reader competition and a lot more of your friends to the blog. And that you don't comment because you hate cyberbullying. Awww, thank you sooo much sweetheart. This birthday wish may be coming a bit late but it's coming with all my biggest love. You are beautiful, you deserve all the success, happiness and love in the world, and you are definitely going to get them. May all your birthday wishes come true, Miss Tee. We are celebrating you today!! Scroll down to see more photos, guys.

Orliam’s Official Album Release Concert “Now Classic” is Here!


After several years of thrilling audiences live on stage, international musician ORLIAM has taken the career-enhancing decision to birth a full album for the international market. And the album 'Now Classic' tells stories of human existence from different angles of thought and experience.

ORLIAM is an international musician from Benue State (Nigeria), ORLIAM is a breathing reflection of Africa’s stupendous gift of rich artistic talents. Trained by such world-renowned professional music icon as Peter Kings (the artistic director of Bonny M). ORLIAM meticulously blends several

Pictures from Omoni Oboli's ‘Being Mrs Elliot’ Lagos Premiere

Nollywood actress Omoni Oboli premiered her new movie “Being Mrs Elliot” at the Silverbird Cinema in Victoria Island, Lagos on Saturday 30th August 2014. Scroll down to see more photos.

See the First Photos from Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's Wedding

The first photos of Angelina Jolie’s wedding dress have appeared online, courtesy of People and Hello magazines. The intimate Aug. 23 ceremony – attended by just 20 friends and family members – was held in the chapel of Château Miraval, the family's estate in the French village of Correns.

Each of Brad and Angelina's children had a key role to play:
  • Eldest sons Maddox, 13, and Pax, 10, walked their mom down the aisle;

Suspected Ebola Victim Dies In Abuja Hospital

A patient suspected to have been infected with the deadly Ebola virus has died at the Asokoro Hospital Abuja.

The suspected patient, who exhibited symptoms similar to those of persons infected with the virus died at the hospital last Friday. Following the death of the patient, the Accident and Emergency Unit of the hospital where the patient was being treated has been cordoned off and the accident and emergency unit has been temporarily relocated to the General outpatient unit (GOPD). Similarly, a

TILB Reader's Mail - Diamond Bank's Discrimina​tion against NYSC 's Letter of Exclusion

Dear Laila, sometime in April 2013,  I was sent an sms from Diamond Bank inviting me for a Job Test at FUTO. I wrote the test and I was successful and was sent another test for an interview at Diamond bank's office in Owerri. 
At the interview, an ex schoolmate of mine and I were delayed till 7pm because we had letter of exclusion from NYSC. After much interrogation, we were cleared as we met the stipulated conditions like age requirement (below 27 years of age) and others. We were told by the bank officials that they would authenticate our papers and get back to us. 
After 4 months of waiting, I got a text message at my workplace stating I have been

Listen to Maka P's New Single & Win the Ashana Lyrics Challenge

Meet Michael Ekpoita AKA Maka P who is an artiste signed to Pitch Records and he has just dropped the lead single to his forth coming album (High Definition). In view of this, Pitch Records will be giving out goodies to fans and would be fans through out the promotion unto the album release. Consequently, a series of engaging activities will be launched. First stop is the Ashana Lyrics Challenge. 
  • Ashana Lyrics Challenge
The First 5 People to get the correct translation of the words spoken in Calabar in the first verse of

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