Friday, May 1

Chimamanda Adichie Stuns in New Photos


Chimamanda is such a brilliant writer and at the same time, a beauty to behold in these new pics she made for Wall Street Journal. See another after the cut.

Nollywood Actor Peter Bunor Dies in Asaba


Veteran Nollywood actor, Peter Bunor has passed on. He died early hours today, Friday, May 1, 2015 in Asaba, Delta State. Bunor who appeared in several Nollywood movies is survived by his children and grandchildren. May his gentle soul rest in perfect peace.

Photos: Surprising Moment Sushi Restaurant Forced Kim Kardashian & Kanye West to Wait Outside


Kim Kardashian and hubby, Kanye West failed to get the VIP treatment on Thursday night when they rolled up to a sushi restaurant... and were forced to WAIT for 30 minutes for a table.

According to DailyMail,  the couple had arrived Shibuya Sushi in Calabasas following Kim's appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live in the hope of grabbing a quite bite to eat. The restaurant was packed, and just like any regular customer, the couple were told to get in line.

Kimye, who had turned up in their new Rolls-Royce Phantom, were pictured sitting outside on a bench; Kim, 34, appeared unfazed, even smiling, while Kanye, 37, struck one of his customary sulky faces. When they were finally seated, they were given a table right by the window - hardly the choicest in house. Pics continue after the cut


Footballer Chichi Igbo Shares Up Close Photo of her Extremely Ripped Abs


She's sexy & she knows it! Chichi celebrated her 29th birthday today and shared this unfiltered photo of her extremely ripped abs to mark it.

Sambisa Forest: Another Set of 234 Women, Children Rescued



After seeing photos of the malnourished kids rescued earlier on, you can't help but thank God for these rescues. 234 more women and children have been rescued, bringing the total number now to 687.

A statement from Defence headquarters said the women and children have been evacuated to join others at the screening center.
“This set is in addition to the previous individuals earlier rescued during the ongoing operation in the area” it said.
The assault on the forest is continuing from various fronts and efforts are concentrated on rescuing hostages of civilians and destroying all terrorists camps and facilities in the forest.


Lauryn Hill Addresses Inability to Attend Lagos Show in New Statement


Singer Lauryn Hill was supposed to host a concert tonight 'Lauryn Hill Live in Concert' at the Eko Hotel. Unfortunately, she couldn't make it and has on her Facebook page explained why.

 According to her, from her end, she and her crew did everything they were supposed to do, including waiting at the airport for many hours, ready to fly out and share the evening with Nigerians. Unfortunately, after much effort, the promoter was not able to get all of their travel arrangements taken care of. After the cut is a photo of her crew at the airport.

Photos: Fashola Celebrates Workers’ Day


Hundreds of workers in Lagos state today, May 1, 2015, gathered at the Onikan stadium in Lagos Island with the State Governor Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola for the celebration of this year’s Workers’ Day.

The Governor, who addressed the workers, warned that except Nigerians unite with a sincerity of purpose to fight the current insecurity, the challenges would continue to grow until the nation would be overwhelmed by them. Below are more pictures from the event…

Oh My! Check Out Oritsefemi 's Huge 'International' Chest Tattoo


Oritse is an international star and he just got a huge tattoo to affirm it! You like? There are more pics after the cut.

And It's Time for Anything Goes!!!


Happy Friday dearest, fabbest TILB readers. Been waiting all day to read how your week went, sweethearts! Hope it was good?

It's Friday and time for Anything Goes! So let's hear it. What amazing things happened to you this week - escapades, sexcapades? Which interesting news headlines did you come across, anywhere on the internet, that so blew your mind? What happened on the streets, in your neighbourhood that caught your attention? What have you got planned for the weekend? You know we itching to hear it! Whatever you wanna talk, Anything Goes!!!!!

Photos: Man Starts Trek from Taraba to Abuja to Meet GEJ & Hand Him an Award


Finally. we have someone trekking for Pres Jonathan! 35 year old Paul Jamasuru Tankwa from Bambuka, Karim- Lamido LGA has set off for Abuja from Jalingo, Taraba state on foot. According to reports, his trek's aim is to congratulate His Excellency, President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan for conceding defeat in the 2015 polls and award him the Ambassador of Peace 2015 Award. See more pics after the cut.

Nigerian "Witch Doctor" Jailed 14 Years in US for Providing Juju to Cocaine Traffickers


A Nigerian man who US federal prosecutors say portrayed himself as a "witch doctor" has been sentenced to 14 years in prison for collecting hundreds of thousands of dollars from cocaine traffickers looking to get his supernatural protection from authorities.

According to AP, Christopher Omigie, a naturalized U.S. citizen who had been living in Lafayette, Louisiana, was sentenced Thursday in federal court in Beaumont, Texas. He pleaded guilty last year to conspiracy to distribute cocaine.

Prosecutors say the 58-year-old provided traffickers with card readings, massages with magic

Fani Kayode's 'Ex-Gf' Adaobi Uchegbu Alleges Threat to her Life




Chief Mrs Adaobi Kate Uchegbu just shared this on her Facebook page. You recall she and Femi fell out publicly in 2013 when he mentioned her as one of his ex-girlfriends, along with Mrs Bianca Ojukwu, in an article he wrote back then to prove he wasn't tribalistic and had nothing against the Igbos. Wow!

Despite Death Sentence, 19 Nigerians Attempt Shipping Drugs to Asia


The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has said it saved 20 people from the death penalty in Asia by preventing them from smuggling drugs out of Nigeria.

In a statement released on Thursday, the agency said since January 2014, 19 Nigerians and a Ghanaian have been arrested in Nigerian airports attempting to smuggle 106,914 kilogrammes of narcotics. Ahmadu Giade, NDLEA’s Chairman said:
“Sixteen of the suspects were apprehended at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport Lagos while four others including a Ghanaian were caught at the Akanu Ibiam International Airport Enugu. 
Their final destinations are Malaysia, China and Thailand where drug trafficking is punishable by death.”  
On Tuesday, four Nigerians were among eight people executed by Indonesian authorities over drug-

This 'Depraved' Paedophile Raped a Baby Boy when He was just One-day-old


This paedophile raped a baby boy when he was just one day old, and continued to abuse him for months!

According to MirrorUK, "despicable" Stuart Young, 37, abused a number of children over a five year period, including a six-month-old girl. The horrific offences were so severe the jury who convicted him this week has been excused from having to serve again for five years.

Stuart Young began raping the boy from the day after his birth and would continue to offend until he

Wow!! Men's Magazine Vangardist Prints Special Edition using HIV+ blood (Photos)


A men's magazine has produced its latest edition using ink infused with HIV-positive blood!

DailyMail reports that German monthly Vangardist asked three men living with the virus to donate blood for the project in a bid to break down the taboo associated with the disease. And according to those behind the project, the blood-infused ink was used for 'every word, line, picture and page' of the edition.

Each copy is wrapped in plastic with the message: 'Break the seal and help break the stigma.' The magazine was produced in line with the most stringent controls and is 100 per cent safe. Meaning the

Timi Dakolo is all Shades of Dashing in New Photos


This is man is so great looking. After the cut is the second pic Timi shared with the caption:
WHEN YOU SEE THAT PERSON THAT SAYS YOU WOULD AMOUNT TO NOTHING AT THE BUS STOP...AND YOU GO ...HEY God...HOW FAR?! 

Question of the Day... Asked by OAP Gbemi O


And your truthful, most sincere answer is.....? Ladies, after the cut is the question for you.

Lionel Messi Announces He is Expecting Second Child



Football star, Lionel Messi, has announced that he's becoming a dad for the second time. The Argentine captain and girlfriend, Antonella Roccuzzo, welcomed their first child, Thiago, in November 2012. She's pregnant again and above is the adorable photo of her and Thiago Messi posted on his Facebook page. Big congrats to them.

Do You Agree?: Guy Explains Why Cross-Gender Friendships Don't Work


Why Cross-Gender Friendships Don't work - From a guy's point of view 
It is weird that a lot of people see this question and answer that it is selfishness (mostly on the part of the guys). People mostly believe that at some point in a male-female relationship, the man gets attracted to the woman and tries to take it somewhere he should not due to the fact that he cannot control himself and that puts the friendship in danger. The same thing also happens in a lot of relationships. 
Women have come to call men inconsiderate and perverted because a lot of men will not do anything for a woman without asking for some kind of sexual gratification and it

Meet the New Fattest Man in Britain, Carl Thompson (Photos)


He starts his day with a fry-up breakfast made up of four sausages, five fried eggs, a pan-full of mushrooms. Consumes vast quantities of ice cream, thinks nothing of devouring an entire loaf of bread smothered in a whole jar of jam at one sitting. He cannot walk, wash or dress himself.

Now 412kg, Carl Thompson has been awarded the dubious honour of Britain's fattest man. He took the title from postman Paul Mason, who dropped from around 444kg to 139kg after having a gastric band fitted.

According to UK media, the 32 year old man has not had a job since he was 17 when he worked in a food factory. At the time Mr Thompson said he ate everything the factory didn't sell. But after the

Jude Okoye Shares Photos from His Court Wedding


I love the way Ify showed off her ring. A proud and very excited bae. She and hubby Jude Okoye had their court wedding last Wednesday, April 29th. See another pic after the cut.

Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Reveals She is a Cancer Survivor


A rare insight into the past physical challenge of the coordinating minister of the economy and minister of finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala emerged yesterday when she disclosed that she survived cancer 15 years ago affirming the scare is not the end of life.

Ngozi spoke at the service of songs for the late Oronto Douglas, special adviser to the president that held in Abuja last night. Narrating how she repeatedly sought to encourage him using her triumph over the disease, Dr. Okonjo-Iweala said: 
“Oronto and I had two similarities in life, we both had cancer. I had my last surgery, 15

Nigerian Father Writes his 'Destructive' Toddler a Strong Worded Memo


This Nigerian father is actually my brother. No, not the one that left for his new job today. Ifeanyi is pictured above with my super cute, most adorable nephew, Ik. Lil boy drove his dad insane one day and Anyi came up with this memo. He first shared it on MyMindSnaps.com
Hello son, your mother sent me a picture of a broken mug - my broken mug. Apparently, you have broken yet another mug. I'm thinking of disciplining you with the rod when I get home but no, I won't derive satisfaction from that, it won't be fun. Spare the rod and spoil the child is so old school. 
So here is what I'm going to do. I'll have to write down the items broken and the cost. This mug, the two glass cups, the two ash mugs. Remember your mother's bead necklace you pulled from her neck and scattered all over the floor at a wedding? Well I'm writing

HILARIOUS: See What a Man Asked Jumia on Twitter



Epic!

Ladies, Would You Let Your Hubby Do This to You on Your Wedding Day?


Hubby obviously can't wait to get home and eat that booty like it's groceries. lol.

Helen Paul: I’m Disappointed by Buhari’s Statement on Chibok Girls Rescue


Helen shared her thoughts last week on YNaija:
Hmmm… it’s one year and some days now since the Chibok girls have been missing. Yet, the days are still counting because we have no clue about their whereabouts. This is a very sad development indeed. No doubt, it was a disappointment that the outgoing government failed to locate and rescue the girls from the hands of their Boko Haram abductors. 
As a mother, who knows what the pains of child labour and child upbringing are all about, I heaved a sigh of relief when Muhammadu Buhari emerged winner of the presidential election. It was not because I like him more than Jonathan, but because I listened to one of his campaigns, where he promised to bring back the girls if elected into office. Perhaps, Nigerians elected him on that premise. 
I feel that, at least, it will be a great achievement for whoever locates and brings back the

Check Out the First-ever Copy of Playboy Magazine featuring Marilyn Monroe


In December 1953, Hugh Hefner decided to print just 54,000 copies of his new magazine, Playboy, not knowing whether it would ever be successful. That same month to his surprise, the magazine sold out immediately. Fast forward to 2015, almost 62 years later, one of those first 54,000 copies featuring Marilyn Monroe as centerfold is set to be auctioned and is expected to fetch over $2,700.

A world away from its modern, glossy successor, in its introduction, Hugh clearly stated that Playboy was not 'a family magazine'. That it was for men between 18 to 80 years old, adding that:
'If you're somebody's sister, wife or mother-in-law and picked us up by mistake, please pass us along to the man in your life and get back to your Ladies Home Companion.'
It is also the first appearance of the 'Playboy Bunny', decked out in a smoking jacket with a pipe in his mouth. Check it all out after the cut.

Queen of Matamba Dencia Stuns in New Photos




Dencia shared the pics from her new video shoot on IG. Fierce! See a second pic after the cut.

Police Corporal Kills Inspector, Homeless Girl and Self over Love


An argument between a police corporal and his senior colleague, an inspector, over who actually "owns" a pretty female recharge card seller, ended in tragedy when the corporal corked his riffle, killed the card seller and the inspector, before killing himself.

The incident occurred yesterday evening in the Karu Town, near the CBN Junction, when the corporal, who claimed he was interested in the recharge card seller, simply known as Chidinma, saw the inspector and the recharge seller sitting together over some bottles of soft drinks.

According to an Leadershipng, the corporal alighted from a vehicle and accosted the inspector and the recharge card seller. While he accused the inspector of encroaching into his territory, he accused

Something Wonderful Happened in my Home Yesterday


Cheers to a new month, dearies. May 1st is here, hope we are ready to dive into it and conquer?!

Something wonderful happened in my home yesterday. My brother who has been looking for a job for sometime now just left home some minutes ago for Portharcourt. You won't believe that just like that God answered our prayers and surprisingly yesterday, he got a call to start at his new job in an oil servicing firm today! Everyone around here is so excited, another proof that we serve a living God who can change your story at any second as long as you are steadfast.

This and more testimonies will be your portion this month dearies! As the sun shines and it is visible for all to see, so shall the Glory of God be in our lives this month, in Jesus' name! Can we say these prayers together?

Jeffrey Okafor who Killed CBBC Presenter Guilty of Murder in UK

Jeffrey
A man who stabbed a CBBC actor to death outside a nightclub in central London has been found guilty of murder.

Jeffrey Okafor, 24, attacked Carl Beatson Asiedu in Vauxhall in August 2009 when a late-night row escalated into violence. The court was told he confessed to his girlfriend before fleeing to Nigeria using his brother's passport.

Mr Beatson Asiedu, who appeared in the CBBC series M.I. High, was also a part-time DJ known as DJ Charmz.

  • DNA found on gloves

On the night he was killed he was with friends and had performed a set at the Club Life nightclub near Vauxhall station. Outside the club he and his friends were approached by a larger group of men,

Man Hangs Self in Uncompleted Building

The building
A young man has been found dead in an uncompleted building on Sefu Elelede Street in the Ibafo area of Ogun State.

PUNCH Metro learnt that the man, whose name had yet to be known, was found hanged by an electrician, identified simply as John, who saw the corpse and raised alarm. He had come to inspect the house.

It was gathered that the deceased, who was found in jeans and shirt, hanged himself in the living room section of the uncompleted structure. His body was bloated when it was discovered.

The owner of the house reported the matter at the Ibafo Police Division and policemen from the division, accompanied by a medical practitioner, visited the building to remove the corpse.

The doctor reportedly confirmed that the man was dead, and had committed suicide in the building

Female AAU Student Crushed to Death in Edo State (Disturbing Photo)

A female student of Ambrose Alli University (AAU), Ekpoma in Edo State, was crushed to death yesterday by a tipper lorry.

The unfortunate incident happened on the Uhumudumun Road in Ekpoma, Esan West Local Government Area.

Sympathisers gathered on the scene to catch a glimpse of the body and learn more about her death.

There was a gridlock, following the accident, for hours.

An eyewitness said a commercial motorcycle (Okada) carrying the woman attempted to overtake another Okada.

They were said to have collided.

The woman reportedly fell off the motorcycle and was crushed to death by the tipper.

Men of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) at the Iruekpen Division, who were on ground to ease traffic, took her body to a nearby mortuary.

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