Tuesday, January 13
At the service of songs in honour of Iyalode Adunni Bankole (55) today, Tuesday, January 13, 2015, at Anchor Events Place, Lateef Jakande, Agidingbi, Ikeja (Lagos), her second child and daughter (Mopelola) who got married on Saturday, January 3, 2015, revealed that her death was kept secret all through the ceremony uniting her and Sharafadeen Oluwafemi Jatto in marriage.
Modeplola was paying tributes to her socialite and businesswoman mother at the event attended by Chief Alani Bankole (the deceased’s husband), her siblings, children and many family members as well as hundreds of her friends.
In the tribute, Encomium reports that Modeplola stated that her mother, even on her sick bed, had always worried about the big day, and she always thought she would be there. But when her sickness
The whereabouts of a 38-year-old man, simply identified as Mr. Ojuigo of Upper Sakponba Road in Benin City, is currently unknown after his nine-year-old house maid, Ada, accused him of forcing her to engage in oral sex with him whenever his wife goes to work.
According to LeadershipNG, Ojuigo, who lost his job with one of the new generation banks along Airport road in Benin six months ago, got into trouble when the nine-year-old girl revealed to his wife that the husband had on several occasions forced her to perform sex acts with him with a
Actress Susan Peters is balling and she wants us all to know that and remember that! Check out these hot photos of herself and her designer luxury Ivana Trump bag Susan just released. Photos were taken today, location was a movie set in Lagos. Hot! Hot! Hot!
|Chika Chidinma Nwagbo|
Nollywood actress, Ebube Nwagbo is so heartbroken right now and has taken to IG to pour her heart out. Her beloved cousin Chika Chidinma Nwagbo, pictured above, would have celebrated her birthday today if only she was still alive. Chika died January 10th from kidney failure. So sad really. Read Ebube's post after the cut.
Guys, you remember back in December when Ciara was snapped by the paparazzi rocking thigh high boots and some real big hair in public? Well, here are the final photos of what the newly single mum was up to back then. Ciara is on the cover of Italian men's magazine, L'Uomo Vogue, the January issue. And chiq slayed in the photos. See more after the cut.
One second she's looking like Kourtney, the next she is looking like Kim Kardashian. Guys,meet Indian model Zoeraii. Photos of her are trending on the internet right now as lots of people think she may be Kim Kardashian's long lost sister. What do you think? See more pics after the cut.
Delta State Police Command has arrested one Belynda Chinwe Bosa, a student of Delta State University (DELSU), Abraka for staging her kidnap so as to extort money from her parents.
DailyIndependent reports that Beatrice Bosa of Kwale, Delta State reported that last December her daughter, Chinwe, residing at Lagos, who was travelling from Lagos to Abraka in Delta State was kidnapped along the way by unknown hoodlums.
She claimed her abductors were demanding a ransom of N500, 000.00 but was surprised that her
Breaking News: A bomb exploded few minutes ago reportedly beside a mosque near Gombe State University, Gombe, “killing scores of people”. According to source who spoke with TheCable, the explosion occurred at about 6:50pm, after the Maghrib prayers.
A suspected bomber riding on a motorcycle along Kasuwan Mata area of Gombe town in Gombe state killed himself on Tuesday evening. The incident took place at about 6:30 pm along kasuwan Mata when the bomb he was carrying exploded killing only him.
Sources told Daily Trust that after the explosion, an angry mob gathered and burned his remains at
Kim Kardashian tells Vogue Australia's January 2015 issue about her marriage with Kanye
"He always has been such a good support throughout my life.," she tells the mag. "I think we met 10 years ago and at different points we connected and got closer. We were always communicating, even if we were on different paths in our lives. We could always fill each other in on what was going on and always support each other. I think that created a good foundation for our relationship."
Blog reader, Austin Uche is sending special prayers for two special people..lol
Read his prayers after the cut...
Read his prayers after the cut...
Rihanna completed this sweet look with a pair of Chanel slippers, a Givenchy handbag and was carrying a Jacquie Aiche jewellery shopping bag.
The 26-year-old beauty wore her locks down in natural curls and went completely make-up free, hiding her eyes behind a pair of dark shades as she visits a friend in Beverly Hills, California on Monday
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The Golden Globes was full of A-listers, gorgeous dresses and of course, photobombers, one of whom is Leonardo DiCaprio.
So, 50 cent and Naomi Campbell posed for a selfie and Leonardo DiCaprio stumbled in, but the result was great. Leonardo can be seen in the background of the snap, throwing a sly smile at the camera as 50 Cent and Naomi remain oblivious to his photobombing antics.
The Knowles-Carter household seems not to bother themselves with what the world is saying about them expecting a second child as the the powerful couple went to see their favourite teams play last night. Beyonce’s Houston Rockets took on Jay Z’s Brooklyn Nets. The A-list celebs, who up until recently have been traveling all over the globe for their On the Run Tour and subsequent R&R, returned home to Brooklyn’s Barclays Center on Monday, Jan. 12, to see their teams face off. It was fun as Beyonce and Jay Z laughed, cheered and jeered throughout.
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Last year, Equatorial Guinea star and one of Africa’s leading footballers, Genoveva Anonma made headlines when she called for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations to be cancelled to avoid spreading the Ebola virus to her home country.
Now the former African women’s “Footballer of the Year” has opened up to the BBC about the embarrassing treatment she received from African football authorities when they asked her to strip down naked and prove she was a woman.
Rival teams had questioned Genoveva Anonma’s gender but instead of instigating proper medical
See who's joined the cash flaunting gang, guys. lol. Actor Nedu just shared this photo on his IG page. Read his funny caption after the cut.
CNN stated that the accounts were subsequently suspended, and investigations are currently ongoing.
See the US Central Command's statement below:
"Earlier today, U.S. Central Command’s Twitter and YouTube sites were compromised for approximately 30 minutes. These sites reside on commercial, non-Defense Department servers and
Officials on China’s border with Hong Kong caught a smuggler with 96 iPhones strapped to his body like a hi-tech suit of armour. They took photos of him, released them on the internet and now the pics have gone viral.
Chinese customs officers say they pulled the young man aside when they noticed that his “gait was weird, with still joints and tense muscles, as if he was carrying a heavy load,” the state-run newspaper People’s Daily reported on Monday.
Although the officials didn’t find anything suspicious in the man’s luggage, they made him walk
Former President Obasanjo met with Buhari and APC leaders at his residence in Abeokuta today. See more pics after the cut.
Jaguar told a Kenyan publication that his collaboration with Iyanya 'One Centimeter' remix is not getting recognition in Nigeria despite its massive hit in East Africa. He said Iyanya is not doing anything to make sure the song has enough presence in Nigeria.
APC Ward 17 Chairman, Kingsley Emenike was attacked by thugs suspected to be supporters of the PDP at Rumuagholu, Obio-Akpor.
DAILY POST gathered that the thugs inflicted Emenike with severe matchet wounds.
An eyewitness who spoke with DAILY POST said the APC Chieftain was attacked when he tried to stop members of the PDP from destroying an APC banner in the area, “they were still arguing when one boy carried matchet and hit the man on his head,” the witness said.
Banky W recently granted an interview to Blanck Magazine where he discussed about his love-life. He talked about falling in love, heart breaks, settling down and of course, other future plans
On growth: It’s important to constantly grow; to become bigger and better, to expand, and to broaden your horizons.
The City of Enugu witnessed a spectacular event when Dr. Godwin Nnamani wedded his hearthrob Sheila Edochie last December. The international business man based in Carter met his wife, the Miss Coal City Tourism beauty queen, 3 years ago during the pageant. Former Governor of Enugu state, Chimaroke Nnamani is the groom's uncle while veteran nollywood legend, Pete Edochie is the uncle of the bride. The couple wedded at Rich Crest Hotel, Enugu,same place where they met for the first time. See more pics after the cut.
Laila am confused and in need of matured advice. Don't know where to start from, I have been married for the past 3 and half years, March 26th will make it 4 years.
Before we got married, my husband's aunt gave me serious problems that I wanted to cancel but everyone kept telling me that she isn't my mother in-law so I should ignore her (she is my mother in-law's younger sister).
Even on our traditional wedding day, she had a serious argument with my mum. 3 days after our wedding, my husband who has never even playfully slapped me while we were
An Eyewitness Account of Baga Massacre: "All I could Hear was Explosions & Cheers as Boko Haram Killed"
This is a must listen to, dearies. Got this from BBC. Their reporter Aminu Abubakar describes the experience of fisherman Yanaye, who survived Boko Haram's attack on Baga. His words are voiced up because of a poor quality phone line. Video is after the cut.
French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo has defied their attackers in last week's bloodbath by putting a cartoon of the Prophet Muhammed on its next cover. The weekly released the front page of what it called the "survivors' issue", due out Wednesday, and it features a crying Muhammed in a white turban and holding a sign that reads "Je suis Charlie" under the words: "All is forgiven".
The issue will be the first since two Islamist gunmen stormed Charlie Hebdo's Paris office on January
|APC Buhari & Osinbajo in Owerri|
The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Gen. Muhammadu Buhari and his party were in Owerri for their campaign yesterday when this happened. During his speech, Gen Buhari forgot his Vice Presidential candidate Prof Yemi Osinbajo's name and instead called him Osinbade. See the video after the cut, plus more photos from the campaign.
|Doheto: credits: Olaleye Aluko|
The police in Lagos have arrested a man, Akodogbo Doheto, in connection with the death of a 57-year-old woman, who allegedly died in his house after the two had a sexual affair.
PUNCH Metro learnt that the incident occurred on Salu Street in the Badagry area of Lagos. And according to police sources the victim, Bonu Fiaret, who was said to be divorced, was working as a nurse in a government hospital in the area.
It was learnt that 60-year-old Doheto, who hails from Badagry, had been dating Fiaret for about two years before her sudden death. The matter was reported at the Badagry Police Division.
Fiaret was discovered dead in Doheto’s one-room apartment on the morning of January 3, the police
The Baale (leader) of Ikola Ilumo Community, Chief Abeeb Lawal, who was accused of assaulting his wife, has said the woman, Bose, is jealous and troublesome. The chief was alleged to have stabbed the woman in the back during the encounter.
But Lawal, who has two wives, denied the allegation, claiming that his wife got the injuries on her body from a glass-made door.
PUNCH Metro gathered that there had been a strain in the relationship between the couple prior to the incident which happened on January 1.
It was learnt that Lawal, who heads Ikola Ilumo Community in the Meiran area of the state, was with his mother on the balcony of his house on the fateful day, receiving a call when Bose came in to greet
Kanye is a proud father! And if any doubts remained about his devotion to his daughter North remained, these pictures should remove them. The 37-year-old rapper nuzzled and kissed his precious one-year-old as they and Kim Kardashian left a party in Brentwood on Saturday.
Beyoncé has been messing with our heads, guys.
The 33-year-old mama shared what appeared to be a pregnancy announcement over the weekend in a cryptic, eyebrow-raising Instagram pic that showed her with a big, sandy baby bump.
However, one of her best friends and "sisters," Michelle Williams says there's no truth to the story.