Tuesday, November 4

Pamela Ofoegbu of Ebony Life TV Passes On

This is so sad. The death of  Pamela Ofoegbu, director of Ebony Life TV and ace media practitioner has been announced. She reportedly passed on in her sleep this morning. May her soul rest in peace!

Photos from Designer Oscar de la Renta's Private Funeral

Celebrities, politicians and the fashion world yesterday mourned Oscar De La Renta, one of its greatest designers, with a private funeral that held in New York City at The Church of St. Ignatius Loyola in Manhattan.

The tall Dominican-born de la Renta dressed New York socialites, Hollywood stars and American first ladies during a career that spanned five decades. He was diagnosed with cancer in 2006, died last month at 82 but the cause of his death has yet to be released.

His private funeral was attended by a mix of designers, fashion editors, photographers, actors and former US Secretaries of State Henry Kissinger and Hillary Clinton. Among guests were also Mayor of New York Michael Bloomberg, Valentino Garavani, Diane von Furstenberg, Michael Kors, Tommy Hilfiger, Ralph Lauren, Vera Wang, Donna Karan, Mike Nichols, Diane Sawyer, Barbara Walters, Annie Leibovitz, Julio Iglesias, Matthew Broderick and Hugh Jackman

 See the pics after the cut

Chocolate City Signs Femi Kuti to Label

Grammy nominated Nigerian Afrobeat icon Femi Kuti has signed a management deal with leading record label, Chocolate City. Femi made the announcement himself on his Twitter account. Reason why he signed the deal is after the cut. Chocolate City record label was founded in 2005 by lawyer/entrepreneur Audu Maikori along with Paul Okeugo and Yahaya Maikori. 

Five Burnt in Lagos Fire Mishap

No fewer than five men have been confirmed dead after an early morning fire caused by vehicle collusion in Lagos.
The incident which happened at Igando, a Lagos suburban, was said to have been caused by an accident involving two trucks loaded with alcoholic drinks.
Two persons were

And Here's Who Won Our Last Female Finest Face Faceoff

Last week's competition was soo fierce, guys but finally, we have a winner - pretty Jennifer!! Big congratulations girl. Your pictures are now on our sidebars. So, please do reply me now, through email, stating the network you would want us to send your win.

Thank you so much to the beautiful ladies that sent in their pics - Shinel and Ogechi. You ladies rock. Thank you too for your comments, dear readers. There's just no way this show can be fun without you guys.

And a special shoutout too to blog reader Onyeka Jay. Dearie, you offered us a Faceoff sponsorship! Woww!! I've been screaming ever since I read your comment. Thank you soo soooo much. How can I reach you, dear? Please send me a mail LailasBlog@gmail.com instead of dropping your contact on the blog. I really do appreciate.

Remember guys, we will be having another show come Saturday. Let's do this again!!

Toyin Lawani Posts Baby Photo of Herself & Son, Jermaine

Over to you guys.

Top Nollywood Actor Involved in an Auto-crash

Nollywood actor, Sylvester Madu was involved in an accident on Sunday November 2,2014 on his way from Awka to Asaba. His vehicle summersaulted three times but he came out unhurt and without a scratch... Thanks be to God.

According to eyewitnesses, people rushed to help him turn the car back to its original position

Courtney Dike Rejects World Cup N1.2m Bonus

Super Falconets player, Courtney Dike has turned down the N1.2m ($7,000) bonus given to each player as bonus for playing in the 2014 FIFA U20 Women World Cup. 

Courtney who is the younger sister of Super Eagles player, Bright Dike said she valued playing for Nigeria, more than the monetary reward. Head of competition, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Dr. Sanusi Mohammed, made the revelation, saying that the federation was amazed at her refusal.

Sanusi told www.footballlive.ng that efforts to reach her mother could not even change Courtney's mind as her mother instead supported her daughter's stand not to collect the money. The Federation member said:
"Courtney Dike is based in America. When she was paid the outstanding 10 days worth

Tonto Dikeh Shows Off her Expensive Rolex Datejust Wristwatch

She's young and getting it! That's a Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust luxury wristwatch worth between 5,000.00€ to 62,500€.

Question of the Day..

Be very honest, ladies. Would you REALLY call it off? Permanently?

'My Mother Had Been Behaving Strangely" - Daughter of Alleged Abuja 'Witch'

A middle-aged woman, Ope Kubona, caused a stir in Kubwa, Abuja, yesterday when she was found naked on the rooftop of the All Saint’s Fellowship Church close to the Kubwa Village market.

According to reports, Kubona, who was well known and sold beans cake (akara) in the area was immediately branded a witch by the huge number of spectators that were drawn to the scene and would have been lynched by the angry mob if not for the quick intervention of the police.

She was eventually brought down from the rooftop by a police team, led by the Kubwa Divisional Police Officer, Surajudeen Ayobami. Her children brought clothes to cover her before she was taken

Unveiling Governor Ayo Fayose’s 5 Children

The Executive Governor of Ekiti State, Mr. Ayo Fayose and his wife Feyisetan are blessed with 5 handsome sons - Joju, Rogba, Tomiwa, Nigba, and Boluwatife.

Meet Amber Rose's New Boyfriend (Photos)

Ever since Amber Rose split from her husband Wiz Khalifa in September there have been rumours that she has been dating everyone from Nick Cannon and Nick Simmons to Khloe Kardashian's ex French Montana. But it seems we finally know who the real man is.

According to TMZ:
Amber Rose has a connection to another soul with a broken heart ... we found out she's dating French Montana's brother Zack.
There have been reports that Amber and French are together, but in reality French and his bro hang together all the time thus the confusion. That's why we got a pic of Amber,

B’Haram Brings Mubi under Sharia, Warns Christians to Relocate or Be Killed

Members of the violent Islamic sect, Boko Haram, have instituted the Shara law in Mubi, Adamawa State, captured by the insurgents last week.

And according to Punch, advised all Christians in the Mubi Local Government Area to relocate to other areas except they were prepared to be islamised or be killed. The insurgents also amputated the hands of 10 residents said to have been found guilty of sundry offences, including looting of property

Shocking Video Shows ISIS Fighters at Slave Girl 'Market' Bartering for Young Women

An unsettling video has emerged purporting to show Islamic State fighters bartering over Yazidi women at a slave girl 'market'.

The terror organisation recently boasted of enslaving women from the Iraqi ethnic minority, and the men appearing in the clip explain it is 'slave market day'. The clip shows the men negotiating the price of the women, with blue and green-eyed young girls fetching a higher price.

It starts with one man saying to the camera: 'Today is the slave market day. Today is the day where

HORROR: Policeman Crushes Wife, Kills their Baby in Lagos (Photo)

Like a scene from a horror movie, a police corporal, Lucky Ikharia, allegedly used a bus to crush the legs of his wife, Dupe on the 30th of October in Lagos.

Having left her for dead, Lucky then went home where he allegedly stabbed his baby, David, to death, ripping out the toddler’s intestines. Still in a rage, the policeman turned the knife on himself in an attempt to take his own life.

PUNCH reports that the incident occurred at the family’s rented apartment in Kale Close, Mafoluku, Oshodi last week. Lucky and his wife survived but both are currently in critical conditions.

Four days prior to the incident, 34-year-old Lucky, who hails from Sabon Gida Ora, Edo State, had a quarrel with his wife, Dupe over N2,000, after which he reportedly sent her packing. The policeman,

Who'd You Rather? Jeremy Meek VS Sean Kory #HotMugshotGuys

Move over Jeremy Meek! There's a new hotter mugshot guy in town. lol. 

Guys, the Internet is going gaga over a new ‘hot mugshot guy’ and that's him pictured above with Jeremy Meeks. The 'delicious' man's name is Sean Kory and his story is way, way crazier than Meeks’. 

On Friday night at the annual Halloween parade in Santa Cruz, California, local police say 29-year-old Sean Kory confronted a man dressed as a Fox News reporter. He allegedly proceeded to attack the victim, telling him he “hates Fox News” before grabbing the man’s microphone, placing it down the front of his pants, and rubbing his crotch with it. According to police, Kory then attacked the

“Come Take a Seat on My Laps.. Don’t Sir Me, I’m Your Darling” | I Don’t Do Aristo! – Eva Alordiah

The very ugly ish that happens when you meet some people for money you desperately need!

Rapper Eva Alordiah just shared this thought provoking story on her blog about a married man and a young lady that met him for N100k to grow her music. And I'm guessing it happened to her. Or maybe not. But after reading the story, you definitely will agree with me that some people have no shame. You will be amazed at how fast this man offered to leave his wife for the young lady.
I sat down in the only chair in the office and waited. The clock on the table told me the time was 2:35pm and I thanked it in my mind for the info. Thankful not because I was glad to know the time, but because it meant I was at least half an hour early for this meeting. 
Now if only he would come in, make the exchange of pleasantries as short as possible

It's Official! Kris Jenner & Corey Gamble are Dating (New Photos of Couple Cuddling)

What started as a joke is now official. 58 year old Kris Jenner's new boyfriend after her split from hubby, Bruce Jenner, is delicious 41 year old Corey Gamble.

Just days after the duo sparked romance rumors, several US news sites have confirmed they are dating. According to E! News, a source told them that the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star and

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