Saturday, March 14

Photo: Atiku Abubakar as a Young Nigerian Customs Officer


What a very fine man he was back then. Pictured above is former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar as a young Nigerian Customs Officer.

Credit: NaijaArchives 



Power Couple Annie Idibia & Hubby Tuface Step Out Looking Fab for Event


In celebration of "International Women's Day" which was couple of days ago, #GetFreshFridays hosted some of the influential ladies in Nigeria with an event they tagged ''The League of Leading Ladies''. Annie Idibia was one of the influential ladies celebrated and she stepped out looking this gorg with her hubby Tuface by her side. See more pics after the cut.

Aww.. Davido Confirms his Relationship with New Boo, Sira



Davido just confirmed he's hopelessly, helplessly in love with his new boo, Sira. Big congrats to them.



Stowaway Dies in Undercarriage Compartment of an Arik Air Aircraft


The Federal Airport Authority of Nigerian (FAAN), today evacuated the body of a suspected stowaway who died at the undercarriage compartment of an Arik Air aircraft – airbus A345, Reg CS-TFX at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos .

Disclosing this development to newsmen, General Manager, Public Affairs FAAN, Mr. Yakubu Dati said that the corpse, whose identity was yet to be ascertained, has been deposited at an undisclosed mortuary, following due diligence by the relevant Aviation and Security agencies.

According to him:

Chimamanda Adichie Stuns in New Photos for Vogue April 2015 Issue


She's an award-winning novelist, a TED talk sensation and Beyoncé's favourite feminist. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is in the April 2015 issue of Vogue, guys and here are new stunning photos from her shoot for the magazine.

In the fun interview which you can read up HERE, Chimamanda talked about her journey as a writer, her passion as a feminist and about her husband, Dr Ivara Esege, an assistant professor of family medicine at the University of Maryland, in Baltimore. The photoshoot was done here in Lagos. See more pics after the cut.

Bomb Blast Rocks Internally Displaced Persons Camp in Maiduguri



Yerwa Government Secondary School in Maiduguri which serves as an Internally Displaced Persons camp was today hit by twin explosions. The incident took place at about 6:15pm shaking many houses and structures around Maduganari ward, Ramat Polytechnic institute and other nearby communities.

Just last Saturday, multiple explosions rocked different locations including two major markets and motor parks in the metropolis living over 100 people dead with scores injured.

Unconfirmed revelation from sources said the incident took place at Yerwa Government Girls Secondary School, while other sources said, the incident occurred at Arabic Teacher’s College, unfortunately both schools which share the same fence have now became camps accommodating some IDPs in Borno.

Another source revealed that “the explosions were safely detonated by security operatives at Yewa Secondary School located at the heart of the city after discovering that it was planted by insurgents to cause havoc in the camps”.


Photo: Mercy Johnson Wants You to Rate Her Look




Mercy Johnson shared this picture on Instagram and asked her followers to rate her outfit. On a scale of 1% to 100, 100% being 'finest', what do you think?



Foreign Journalist Femke van Zeijl Mocks Nigeria over Poor State of Yola Airport



Dutch journalist and writer, Femke van Zeijl was in Yola, Adamawa state today to cover President Jonathan's second visit to the state and couldn't help but tweet about the sad things she saw at the Yola Airport. Femke lives and work in Lagos. Her tweets continue after the cut.

''My Husband Must Complete his Two Terms'' – Mrs. Jonathan


The wife of President Goodluck Jonathan, Mrs. Patience Jonathan, on Saturday insisted that her husband would remain in office for eight years to complete his two terms in office, despite the opposition.

PUNCH reports that Mrs. Jonathan, said this during the Peoples Democratic Party women rally, under the auspices of Women for Change and Development Initiative, in Benin, Edo State.

She was accompanied by national and state leaders of the party.

Women, drawn from different support groups across the state had turned out for event as early as

So Toyin Lawani's Fiance Has Guards that Monitor Her Movement When He's Not in Town?



This duo are sooooooo in love. 


OMG! Would You Rock these Toe Nails, Ladies?


Weapons of mass destruction. lol. Would you, ladies?



Uh oh! Davido's Ex Nish Kards Says She NEVER Slept with Davido; IcePrince's Gf Slams Her on Instagram





Davido now has a new girlfriend Sira. He proudly showed her off on IG and of course a lot of people are happy for him. We also remember his well publicized ex, very pretty Ghanaian model, Nish Kards.

I'm sure after Davido showed Sira off, some haters fired back at Nish with some hurtful words that made her want to set some records straight. Cos just a few hours ago, Nish took to her IG page to announce that she NEVER f*cked Davido or Wizkid after she googled her name and that turned out to be the most news online.

But somehow... her IG page blew up after she made that announcement! And this happened!!! Read it all for yourself below.

Dabota Lawson Shares Photos from her Date Night with Hubby



Dabota sha did not include pics of her man during the date night last night.


Photos & Video of Two Nigerian Policemen Fighting Hit the Net


Have y'all seen this shameful video of two Nigerian policemen publicly fighting in front of a bank? The cause of the fight isn't known but an Alomo bottle was spotted with them during the drama. See the video after the jump.


Why are White People Expats when the Rest of Us are Immigrants?

Expats or immigrants? Photograph: Matt Brandon
I just found this interesting article on a topic that is rarely discussed, on GuardianUK. It's a MUST READ to the end, guys. Why are white people expats when the rest of us are immigrants? Who has an answer, please?
Surely any person going to work outside their country is an expatriate? But no, the word exclusively applies to white people. 
In the lexicon of human migration there are still hierarchical words, created with the purpose of putting white people above everyone else. One of those remnants is the word “expat”.

What is an expat? And who is an expat? According to Wikipedia, “an expatriate (often shortened to expat) is a person temporarily or permanently residing in a country other than that of the person’s upbringing. The word comes from the Latin terms ex (‘out of’) and patria (‘country, fatherland’)”. 
Defined that way, you should expect that any person going to work outside of his or her

Davido & Girlfriend Sira Sizzle in Romantic Photos



Davido is in love and he wants the world to know it! Just check out this adorable photo of himself and his boo. Two days ago, Davido had uploaded the pic on his IG page. He didn't tag her tho in his caption but her identity has been uncovered. Her name is Sira. There are many more too beautiful pics of the couple after the cut. Also check out the hot bod on Davido's woman.

Lekki Robbery Attack: How the Bandits Struck Revealed


It was like an epic Hollywood scene. Five young men, dressed in military fatigue uniforms and wielding AK47 automatic rifles, just emerged from the nearby waterway bordering the lagoon along Ikoyi/Lekki bridge.

Their mission was obvious because they started firing from all fronts. It was the peak hour when workers were on their way home.

Pandemonium ensued as people ran helter-skelter. Some motorists on top of the bridge nearly plunged into the river safe for the rails that barricaded them. There was mass race towards the Ikoyi

Awww! See this Cute Selfie of Khloe Kardashian and Niece Penelope


They look so adorable. 


Aide to Katsina Governorship Aspirant Flees with N500M Campaign Fund in Abuja


In an economy with about 40 million youths roaming the streets in search of elusive jobs, a governorship candidate in Katsina State, (names withheld by us) has lost a whooping N500 million campaign fund to one of his aides.

Saturday Sun gathered that the candidate who until last December was a prominent leader of the rul­ing Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in the state is currently vying for the governorship seat on the platform of the newly registered political parties.

Trouble began for the politician who represented a Katsina senato­rial district in the upper chamber of the National Assembly between 2007 and 2011, when he alerted his account officer at a branch of a

Photos: Alaafin Of Oyo and His Wives at the University Of London


His Imperial Majesty, Oba Adeyemi III Alaafin of Oyo was invited to the prestigious University of London as a Special guest by the Aare Bamofin of Oyo Empire, Aare Afe Babalola. Aare Afe was being honoured with the Doctor of Letters at the university and Alaafin attended with just two of his wives. See more pics after the cut.

Shopaholic Oge Okoye Hits a Gucci Store in Dallas



Pretty lady!! See all she bought after the cut.

Laila's Blog Finest Face Faceoff: Ruth VS Sururat VS Nancy

Ruth

Sururat
Nancy
Our gorgeous ladies of the day are here, guys! Please meet Ruth, Sururat and Nancy.
  • Ruth just graduated Abia State Polytechnic, studied Public Administration and would be serving by May.
  • Sururat Ayinde is based in Switzerland
  • Nancy is a 300 level student, University of Portharcourt.

Our winner for today's show gets N3000 airtime, network of her choice. So, what do you think, guys? Which of these pretty ladies is getting your vote today? See more photos below.

How Long are We Going to be Slaves to DSTV?



And here is Ecetera's latest article. He's calling out DSTV this time. Who agrees with him? 
I have decided to lend my voice to the call for sanctions against Dstv in Nigeria, despite the fact that I have been cautioned by a couple of entertainers that speaking up against the almighty cable network may result in the banning of my works on its network. 
Yes, it is true that challenging these multinationals in Nigeria attracts sanctions especially for entertainers, but I have decided to speak up because I am one of the millions of Nigerians affected by any increment in subscription charges. Moreover, what’s the point of having my works on a platform that my fans can’t afford? 
Every entertainer who’s chickened out of this campaign for his/her selfish interest should

Bish Stole My Look!: Toni Tones VS Beyonce


Beyonce wore her version of the lace dress long before Toni Tones. Sherocked hers to the 2014 Grammys, Toni wore hers to the 2015 AMVCAs. Who would you say looks hotter in it? Another pic after the cut.

True or False, Ladies & Gentlemen? lol



What is your opinion about this statement?

Bride Walks Out of Wedding after Groom Failed Simple Maths Test


An Indian bride has walked out of her wedding after her bridegroom-to-be failed to solve a simple maths problem, according to police in Uttar Pradesh.

The bride asked the groom to add 15 and six. When he replied 17, she called off the marriage.

BBC reports that the groom's family tried to convince the bride to return, but she refused saying the man was illiterate.

Local police said they mediated between the families, and both sides returned all the gifts given

Beyonce Rocks Ankara in New Photos


Say Hey Mrs Carter! lol. Bey is proudly rocking Ankara yet again in new photos and as always, she made it all look so sexy. See more after the cut.


Bizzare! Traditional Healer-Pastor Rapes Daughter of Patient (Photo)

Pastor Udo Job | credits: Etim Ekpimah
The Akwa Ibom State Police Command on Tuesday arrested a 60-year-old pastor who doubles as a traditional healer, Mr. Udo Job, for raping a 14-year-old daughter of one of his patients.

The girl had visited her sick father when the man sexually assaulted her.

The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr. Gabriel Achong, who was represented by the Assistant Commissioner of Police, Mike Okoli, said the pastor sent the girl’s mother to the market and lured

Susan Peters Officially Slams Haters in New Interview


Susan Peters may not be a wonderful actress but she is certainly as popular as all the A list actresses put together. With one controversy or the other trailing her, Susan is one actress that doesn’t care whose ox is gored; she does what she wants to do, like her or hate her.

And in fact, the diva pulled another one last Saturday when she stepped out at an event in Lagos in an outfit that left most mouths agape. Those who couldn’t bear it just burst into laughter.

Shortly after she unveiled the look on her Instagram page, her fans opined that the dress was not appropriate for the occasion.
A fan said, “I wonder if Susan used the mirror before leaving for the event,”

24 Hours to his Wedding with Another Lady, Nigerian Guy Breaks Up with Girlfriend of 11 Years


Damn!! How can a human being be this heartless?! Nigerian Twitter exploded last night when a very sad Fola broke the news that her girlfriend who has been with her man for 11 solid years,  gone through thick and thin with him, even to the point of splitting her salary just to help him survive the rough days, just got dumped. And to make the matter worse, this man, later identified as Tunji who is now a very big boy, is getting married TODAY to a totally different lady!

Fola's friend and Tunji started dating when she was just 19 years old, during her 3rd year in the university. She is now 30 years old and Tunji between 32/34 years old. Someone asked: If she carry gun go kill that guy tomorrow, should we blame her? Tweets continue after the cut.

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