Monday, September 22

Omarion And Babymama Get Tattoos of Each Other’s Names

Omarion and his baby mama, Apryl have affirmed their love for each other in ink.

Boko Haram Agrees To Release 219 Chibok Girls in Swap Deal

After much persuasion, Boko Haram has agreed to release the abducted 219 Chibok girls if the Federal Government will simultaneously set free its 18 key commanders.

TheNation reports that the two parties have asked their representatives to go back to their leaders on the new swap deal proposal.

Prior to the latest agreement at the talks in Abuja, which was witnessed by some officials of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), Boko Haram had insisted on a piecemeal release

Toyin Aihmakhu Tweets about being Paid N1.5m for an Event

Nollywood actress Toyin Aimakhu-Johnson last weekend was the MC at Styles & Byond Ola's wedding.

So excited with the amount she was paid for that single job, Toyin took to IG to celebrate it. Big girl things. See what she wore after the cut

Ailing Gov Suntai Won't Appear before Medical Panel

Ailing Governor Danbaba Suntai of Taraba State has said that he will not appear before the recently-constituted medical panel set up by the state House of Assembly to determine his state of health.

The Speaker, Mr. Josiah Sabo Kente, had set up a five-man medical team to investigate the “true state of health” of Suntai. The action followed a letter from the State Executive Council to the lawmakers

Happy Birthday to Sweet Blog Reader, Bonkoinc

Our man celebrated his birthday yesterday, guys, please join me to wish our one and only BonkoInc a merry, swell happy birthday.

Here's the mail he sent in:
Big aunt Laila...ain't easy oh...well just letting you know...come Sept 21, by Gods grace I will be a year older.... Wanna use this medium to thank you and our blog readers as you all celebrate with me.... 
 I have an entirely new outlook on life. I had a tendency to blame other people in my life

Laila Grants First Newspaper Interview - "You Have to be Mentally Tough to Succeed"

I initially wasn't going to talk about this because I was shy *covers face* but a reader saw it and sent me a photo.

My first interview ever was published yesterday, guys and it is on Nigerian Tribune. According to our reader who sent me this, she was on her way from church when she saw my face on Tribune Sunday paper. lol. Thank you so much swty. And thank you so much NT for making my first newspaper interview possible. I am very, very grateful.

Here are excerpts, guys:
Laila Ijeoma, a graduate of Chemical Engineering from the Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State, is a banker and blogger. In this interview with TOYIN KOMOLAFE, the mother of three boys, speaks on how she has been combining banking and blogging with motherhood as well as what it takes to be a successful blogger. Excerpts:  
Can you tell us how you got into blogging?  
I actually started blogging as a joke. I wasn't looking for money because I

Kemi Olunloyo Exposes Sister Funke's Violent History her Family Hid for 40 Years

Journalist and daughter of former governor of Oyo State, Kemi Omololu-Olunloyo, was beaten to stupor by her younger sister and nephew last Wednesday.
Kemi & Funke

Her sister Funke Olunloyo, formerly Omitowoju and a mother of 4 had accused her of trying to bring the Oyo APC government down. Ms Funke Olunloyo is the Oyo state Special Adviser to the Governor on Education. While being beaten, Kemi's mother allegedly cheered on and encouraged the act. Kemi suffered head injuries, knee bruises, a huge cut on her toe and here is the statement she has just released on her website -

"Funke is the one who initially disgraced my family name. I know you like

Police Hunt Man who Killed Siblings, Hacked Two in Edo State

The Edo State Police Command has launched a manhunt for a man who hacked two children to death, severed the arm of another, while he also tore the nose of another child.

The suspect, Mike Okeze, 50, was said to have stormed the home of his neighbour ─ Udeh Oliver ─ on Wednesday in Okha II community, off Old Sapele Road in the Ikpoba-Okha Local Government Area of Edo State. He allegedly attacked Udeh’s children with a machete and hacked two of them – Destiny Oliver, (3 years); and Samson Oliver, (6 years) – to death.

Another of the children, Goodness Oliver, (4years), had her wrist severed, while eight-year-old Gift

Would You Rock this Outfit, Ladies?

American hip hop recording artist, Lil Mama rocked this to the BET Hip Hop Awards. Hot or not? See another photo after the cut

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