Saturday, October 3

Dear Men, Would You Rock this Torn Shirt on Swanky Jerry?


US rapper Kanye West took it upon himself to make the world see the beauty in torn clothes and rags.


Well, Nigerian celebrity stylist Jeremiah Ogbodo aka Swanky Jerry has seen the light and the beauty therein, so he stepped out in this torn shirt today. lol. Is this something you would rock, guys?

What Advice Would You Give This Woman?



Caroline Danjuma & Billionaire Husband Mark Daughter's 1st Birthday with Lavish Party (Photos)

Nollywood actress/entrepreneur Caroline Danjuma and her billionaire husband Musa Danjuma welcomed their third child and first daughter Elizabeth Danjuma in September, 2014.


The lil girl recently turned one and to celebrate her, her proud parents threw her a princess themed birthday party. Checkout her gorgeous cakes after the cut.

Photos from Amber Rose's #SlutWalk

Amber Rose’s long awaited Slutwalk is finally here!  


The mum of one and 15,000 attendees are walking today, October 3rd  in Los Angeles for the fight against double standards against women. Amber Rose's mum is already at the walk, holding up a sign in which she turned Kanye West's "30 showers" remark into a message of self-empowerment at the #SlutWalk event. Amber's manager Nick Canon is also present.  Pics continue after the cut. I'm updating them as new ones roll in.

Great News, Guys: Missing Brothers Danny and Chally have been Found!!

I had posted about the missing brothers here. 7 days ago, I received a very sad email from the missing men's family.



Just read the new email I just received from them. Oh Thank you Jesus!!!!!!!! 
Dear Laila,
It is with joy and tears in my eyes that I send you this mail.
Danny and Chally, our brothers who went missing on the 9th of September, have been found. We found them today around redemption camp.
Thank you for helping us find our brothers.
Our joy is restored!
This is not an official statement, we'll release a statement soon.
God bless you richly.

Academics Stand Against Poverty


We invite people from around the world to sign on to an open letter to our world leaders, calling for a global response to the refugee crisis, that respects the rights of displaced people and confronts the root causes of displacement, including violence, poverty, inequality, and persecution.




Open Letter on Migration to World Leaders
As a global community of scholars, we are concerned about the refugee crisis that is presently unfolding in the wider Mediterranean region, and distressed by the inadequacy of official responses thus far. We face two urgent moral tasks:
  • (1) to ensure the safety and well-being of those who have been forced to move; and

Majek Fashek is Back, Leaves Rehab for the First Time (Photos)


Things are looking good again for veteran musician Majek Fashek. 


The ‘rainmaker’ who was checked into a rehabilitation facility in Abuja courtesy of Warri Billionaire Ayiri Emami back in August 2015 is now back and that's according to Edo State PMAN Chairman Maleke Idowu who Majek is pictured with above. Photo was taken yesterday in Warri when Majek visited Maleke. See a second pic after the cut.

Ebuka Uchendu Steps Out with His Bride at their Traditional Wedding

They are obviously so in love. 


Photos from Dj Xclusive & Wife Tinuke's White Wedding Today

Rotimi Alakija aka Dj Xclusive's white wedding with longtime girlfriend Tinuke held today in Lagos. 



Wishing them a happy married life. More pics after the cut.

Check Out the Gift Adanna Ohakim's Husband Gave Her for Carrying their Baby

Former Imo State Governor, Ikedi Ohakim's daughter Dr Adanna Steinacker is expecting her first baby with hubby David.

Ada just shared this cute pic on her IG page saying her hubby took her to Ibiza for a 'babymoon' vacation, as her gift for carrying their baby.
He said:

Meet the Nollywood Actress Who Says She's Too Pretty to be Broke

Controversial actress, Liz Anjorin, in a new interview with Punch said she wants Nigerians to know that she is a pretty damsel and as such, she can never be broke.



Recently, rumours went viral that she has gone broke as she has allegedly closed down her shop, sold off her cars and is now selling local gin popularly called paraga. Reacting to the story when Saturday Punch called her on the phone earlier in the week, the actress said:
“I have three solid cars. I drive an Envogue, a Chrysler and an Xterra. I am even about

So Gov Ambode Showed Up At Quilox Nightclub Last Night? Nigerians React On Twitter

The gist started after this guy Ifeanyi said he spotted him at the popular nightclub last night and couldn't believe his eyes. He took to Twitter to express his thoughts and in hours, Ambode, Quilox were trending.




Reactions from Nigeria Twitter continue after the cut.

BBC Lists Out The Most Common 'Unruly' Behaviours Displayed By Nigerians

According to a BBC article published today, Nigerians are one of the most unruly sets of human beings around.

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As the article goes, here are the most common bad behaviour exhibited by Nigerians:  

The Nigerians who will never stand in any queue, who must make their way to the front as soon as they arrive
 
The drivers who will never stop at a traffic light, who consider it anathema to allow an empty space in front of their vehicles
 
The invisible individuals who excrete piles of solid waste on the pavements, night after night

Rate Uti Nwachukwu's Attire To Ebuka Uchendu's Wedding

What do you think of his 'agbada swag'?



Things That Turn Men Off In A Lady At First Glance


 
1. Scraped eyebrow replaced with pencil drawings: God is the greatest artist and every lady must understand that having your eyebrow on your face gives you a natural distinctive beauty and yes it is allowed to shape it as you want but scraping it off and replacing it with a eye pencil drawing can never make you as naturally beautiful as the original makes you.


The Appalling State Of Old Ojo Road, Lagos (Photo)

What really is the government doing in Lagos? There are so many bad roads in the state.

Someone shared this photo of pot hole ridden old Ojo road at 12.25pm today.



9 Things You Didn't Know About Dana Kinduryte, Jim Iyke's Baby Mama

Nollywood actor, Jim Iyke has described his baby mama as 'ultra private'. It even took everyone as a surprise when out of the blues, she was thrust into the public eye after the birth of his son.


I'm pretty sure since then we have all been wondering who she is, so here are some things many people don't know about her.




Her Royal Highness: Asa 'Crowned' Akan Queen of Ivory Coast (Photos))

Paris based superstar, Asa announced on Instagram this morning that she has been crowned Akan Queen of  of Ivory Coast.



First Photos from Ebuka Uchendu's Traditional Wedding Today

TV host, former Big Brother Nigeria reality star Ebuka Obi-Uchendu is set to take his wife, Cynthia Obianodo home today.




Their traditional marriage is currently going on today Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015 at Umueze, Neni in Anambra state. Cynthia is the daughter of Vincent Obianodo, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), The Young Shall Grow Motors. Congrats to them!


Photo of the Day...


Oh dear!

EFCC Takes Over Deziani's Asokoro Residence After Arrest



Operatives of the Economic Financial Crimes Commission have taken over the residence of the former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, in Asokoro, Abuja.

The operatives stormed Alison-Madueke’s residence on Friday shortly after she was arrested by the police in the United Kingdom.

The EFCC officials, who were fully armed, were sighted in two buses at the gate of the residence as of 8pm on Friday.

They had earlier stormed the place with three trucks, one of which was marked ‘police.’

Earlier, the former minister was arrested by the operatives of the National Crime Agency in London, the United Kingdom.

Investigations revealed that Alison-Madueke was arrested in relation to offences bordering on fraud and bribery.

The Spokesman for the UK High Commission in Abuja, Joe Abuku, confirmed to one of our correspondents that five persons were arrested by the agency.

Findings also revealed that her arrest was connected with her alleged mismanagement of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation and missing funds in the corporation.

It was learnt that the Seizure Organised Crime Agency within the National Crimes Agency of the UK was responsible for arresting Alison-Madueke over the ongoing probe of allegations against her.

It was also learnt that Alison-Madueke was picked up by operatives of the SOCA at the instance of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, which had also been probing her in Nigeria, discreetly.

Investigations further revealed that the EFCC dispatched a team of crack investigators to Alison-Madueke’s residence at Frederick Chiluba Avenue, Asokoro, Abuja, moments after the commission was alerted that the investigation had commenced from the UK’s end.

It was further gathered that the EFCC operatives were still searching her residence as of the time of filing this report.

The former petroleum resources minister’s arrest came two days after President Muhammadu Buhari announced himself as Nigeria’s Minister of Petroleum.

He had vowed to recover all looted funds worth several millions of dollars that were allegedly stolen in the petroleum ministry under the watch of Alison-Madueke, who had become an object of attacks from Nigerians over scandals that rocked the ministry during the former administration.

For instance, in June 2008, Alison-Madueke was subjected to a Senate probe after it emerged that as Transport Minister, she had paid N30.9bn ($263m) to contractors between December 26 and 31, 2007. She is said to be worth over N1bn.

However, she has never been officially charged or tried for these allegations and has strongly denied any wrongdoing. She was alleged to have spent billions of dollars inappropriately on private jets and responsible for some $20bn, reportedly missing.

She is also widely accused of reckless spending of government funds. When contacted, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, said, “I have no comment or information on it. It is a security matter.”

Meanwhile, EFCC operatives also stormed the home of Jide Omokore, one of her business allies while she was the oil minister.

Omokore owns SPOG and Atlantic Energy and is said to be involved in multi-billion dollar oil deals, including kerosene scam that denied Nigeria’s treasury by over $6bn.

It was reported by Sahara Reporters that Omokore’s 9 Turnbull Street home in Ikoyi, Lagos and his Glover Street, Ikoyi office were raided by the EFCC operatives.

It was, however, learnt that the former minister was granted bail hours after she was detained by the ICU.

A report by Channels TV said that the London Police confirmed that she had been charged to court for money laundering and she’s expected to appear at the Charing Cross Police Station for questioning on Monday, Saturday Punch reports.

Footballer Chichi Igbo Flaunts her Bum in New Photos


Check out the hot bum on this wonderfully ripped chic. *tongue out*



Ladies, Can You Rock This Jeans?

Fashion gone wild, but there are even wilder people out there,






Even the Sausage in this Plate of Food is Practicing Safe Sex

lmaoo...


Who wants a spoonful?

Dele Momodu Meets Davido's Daughter, Imade (Photo)

Davido's babymama Sophie Momodu is the Ovation CEO's cousin.


He shared the pic with wrote as caption:
God bless my cousin's very cute baby.

First Photos from Vincent Enyeama's Mother's Burial

The burial ceremony of Vincent Enyeama's late mother, Lucy Phillips Enyeama is currently going on at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, in Urua INYANG, Akwa Ibom State. 

NFF President Amaju Pinnick and some members of the board are at the burial.



May her soul rest in perfect peace. Photos continue after the cut.

Read the Erratic Love Poem Dabota Lawson Wrote

I should warn you that this letter will not be eloquent. I have felt these words like a weight in my chest, until I find myself amazed that a heart can go on beating under such a burden.

I love you. I love you desperately, violently, tenderly, completely. I want you in ways that I know you would find shocking. My love, you don't belong with a woman like me. In the past I've done things you wouldn't approve of, and I've done them ten times over. I

Toyin Lawani's Baby Daddy Tweets about How Bad He Wanted to Have a Baby with Her

Back in January this year, celebrity stylist Toyin Lawani opened up on Instagram about her fears after becoming pregnant for a younger partner.

She had explained back then that her man, Kessington Womadi aka Lord Trigg would beg her endlessly and say: 'My love, care not about what the world would say. I'm by your side'. His parents, Toyin said were so amazing and supportive that she was shocked. Eventually, she made up her mind and proudly carried her younger lover's pregnancy to full term.



Well, it's Lord Trig's turn today. The equally drunk in love young man took to his IG page to let the world know how bad he wanted to have a baby with Toyin. According to him, he willingly made a mistake cause he wanted to have his son Lord Maine so much.

IK Osakioduwa Promises to Love his Wife Forever as They Celebrate 7th Wedding Anniversary

OAP and Big Brother Africa host, IK Osakioduwa is celebrating his 7th wedding anniversary today.



And in his anniversary message to his perfect 'Ride or Die' wife, IK promised to love her forever. Wishing them many more happy years ahead.

Abuja Bomb Blast: Pieces of Human Flesh Litter Abuja Suburb (Graphic Images)

Pieces of human flesh were seen on Saturday morning littering the roadside in a suburb of Abuja, Nyanya, where an explosive went off late on Friday.



The explosive was said to have been detonated at the Jikwoyi Park, Nyanya, on the popular Abuja-Keffi Expressway, claiming yet-to-be ascertained number of lives. The late Friday incident was the

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Check Out the Allegations Against Alison Madueke

Mrs. Alison-Madueke has stayed away from Nigeria since President Buhari was sworn-in.


She was first appointed into the federal cabinet in 2007. A former director at Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria, she was appointed Minister of Transport by late President Umaru Yar’adua. In December 2008, she was redeployed to the Mines and Steel Development ministry.

After former Vice President Goodluck Jonathan became acting president, Alison-Madueke was

TILB Sponsored Date: Let's Know Your Location, Guys

Gradually, gradually, our first TILB Date is taking shape. Yayyyyyy! lol.



Sorry I couldn't join the last discussion we had, reason being that I was at work, but I've read the comments and here are the final conclusions I got from our last discussion:
  • INTEREST:
There was an upgrade this time. Readers think it's a great idea and not just that, they now can't wait to

Aww... Y'all Need to Read the Birthday Message to Wifey Timi Dakolo just Shared

What do you all think of the way Timi loves his woman?


You need to follow him on Instagram to see how he flaunts and praises her at every given opportunity. So sweet. Happy birthday Busola Dakolo.

'You Think I Can't Afford It?' Moment Rich Woman Screams at Store Assistant, Throws Wads of Cash in her Face


An enraged Chinese woman has been seen throwing wads of cash at a shop assistant because she didn't want to be seen as poor.


The incident is believed to have taken place on September 25 at a jewellery store in Handan, north eastern China. And footage of her dramatic reaction has angered the Chinese online community since it emerged this week.

The female customer is thought to be choosing gold jewellery in the store at the time. In the video,

Pics: Touching Moment Hospital Nurse Breastfed Newborn Patient to Calm Her Down During Surgery

A nurse went above and beyond her duty when she breast-fed a one-month-old patient during an operation this week in Guangdong, southern China.


The baby girl, named as Wei Wei, was in the middle of a surgery on September 29 when she started crying and wouldn't stop, reported People's Daily Online.

Li Baoxia, who was still lactating, decided to step in and breastfeed the tiny patient, who then calmed

This Guy Posted On Facebook/Twitter on Oct 1st That Abuja & Lagos Will Be Bombed

 And just as he 'prophesied', bomb explosion rocked Abuja yesterday.


Two bomb blasts have rocked the outskirts of the Nigerian capital Abuja causing a number of deaths, officials say. The first struck near a police station in Kuje, 25 miles (40km) from Abuja, the second hit a bus stop in Nyanya. No group has said it carried out the attacks yet but suspicion has fallen on Boko Haram Islamists.

I’m Sad I Don’t Have a Ph.D – Chinedu Ikedieze

Actor Chinedu Ikedieze, popularly known as Aki, has done well for himself in the Nigerian movie scene. Not only has he become a household name in Africa, he is also a national award recipient.


Even with his success, the actor is still not fulfilled because he believes that by this time in his life, he should have bagged a Ph.D degree.

Saturday Beats reports that Chinedu aka Aki said:
“Aside obtaining my first degree in mass communication at The Institute of Management and Technology (IMT), Enugu, I had the opportunity to go to New York Film Academy

NDLEA Arrests South African-based Nigerian with Drugs (Photo)

Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos have arrested a Nigerian grocer based in Pretoria, South Africa with 3.920kg of substances found to be methamphetamine.


The drug was concealed in  two bags the suspect identified as Ayoola Ayodeji Adebayo wanted to check in at the departure hall. The arrest took place during the outward screening of passengers on Ethiopian airline flight to South Africa.

NDLEA commander at the Lagos airport, Mr. Ahmadu Garba, said:
“A Nigerian living in South Africa by name Ayoola Ayodeji Adebayo was found in possession of 3.920kg of methamphetamine on his way to South Africa. The drug was

Heavily Pregnant Mercy Johnson Steps Out with Hubby in Dublin

New photos Nollywood actress Mercy Johnson Okojie shared on her Instagram page late last night.


She's currently in Dublin with her husband, Prince Okojie and they are pictured above at the Miss Nigeria Ireland beauty pageant - Mercy, her growing baby bump, her hubby and his brother. Fine people. See another pic after the cut.

It’s Nobody’s Business if I Don't Live with My Husband – Ronke Oshodi-Oke

Busty actress, Ronke Oshodi-Oke, has had her fair share of controversies in the Nigerian movie industry. Among the many stories that have been peddled about her is the issue of her marriage because the fair skinned actress does not live with her husband.


In a chat with Saturday Beats, the actress said that her marriage is intact. She gave reasons why she does not live with her husband.
“Personally, I don’t like places that are noisy. If you live in certain places in Lagos,

Four-year-old Becomes Dumb after Rape by Father (Photos)

Four-year-old Rebecca (not real name) was a normal baby when she was born. She was bubbling with life, but following several sexual assaults on her by her 37-year-old father, identified as Ademola, little Rebecca has lost her voice. She has not been able to talk for the past few weeks.


She looked forlornly and occasionally fell asleep in the arms of her mother, Folake, 32, who was visibly distressed as she explained to Saturday PUNCH how her husband of 14 years had been molesting their daughter.

Blessed with four children; three girls, including a set of twins, and a boy, she reminisced about how they used to live as one (happy) family in the Igando area of Lagos before things took a grim turn and

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