Thursday, October 15

(Pictured) Passenger-Filled Bus Plunges Into River Along Lagos-Ore Expressway, Many Feared Dead

An unspecified number of passengers were feared dead on Thursday when an 18-seater commercial bus plunged into the Arun River at Ogere, near Ijebu Ode in Ogun.

The Public Information Officer of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) Mr Ibrahim Farinloye, confirmed the incident.

TILB Readers, Where Una Dey? Today is Austin Uche's Birthday!

I hope you guys will allow me read this letter I wrote for a friend who has turned from being my blog reader to being a dearest personal friend. My dashing Austin is pictured below. Holla if you have a friend hotter than mine. *winks*

Dear Austin Uche,

Throughout my entire blogging years, one of the best things that ever happened to me was you finding my blog. Like the perfect gentleman you are, you walked in, found a comfortable seat and you left a comment.

From one comment on the entire blog a day, it turned to one on every post I made. From one comment on every post I made, you believed in me and became a consistent TILB voltron. You reached out to me on phone. We talked and that was it!

When I hired my second TILB writer, Austin, you were there. When pressure was so much and I

"My Parents Must Not Know I Have Stolen 70 Phones This Year", Phone Thief Laments (Photo)

Credits: Newtelegraph
 A mobile phone thief, who was arrested with his accomplice, has pleaded with the Police in Lagos that his parents must not know that he was engaged in stealing. The thieves, Ufoma Asakpa, 22, and Augustine Omedo, 20, have confessed to the crime after their arrest with both accusing each other of leading one another into the act.

Helen Paul Clears Air On Alleged Frosty Relationship With Ali Baba

Popular comedienne and OAP Helen Paul has taken to social media to set the records straight on her alleged frosty relationship with A-list comedian Ali Baba.

Recall that Ali Baba posted about 'backstabbers' on his Instagram handle, and since then speculation has been rife as to whom he was referring to in his post, with the many fingers pointing to Helen Paul.

She shared this on her Instagram page

See Photos Of Alamieyeseigha's Proposed Burial Tomb

Photos of the alleged proposed tomb of late Diepreye Alamieyeseigha have surfaced online.

According to a Facebook user, Sony Neme, Governor Seriake Dickson was spotted yesterday, Wednesday, at the deceased’s proposed tomb In Amassoma.

''Gov Seriake Dickson minutes ago at Alamieyeseigha's proposed tomb at Amassoma. The late Alamieyeseigha, a hero of d Niger Delta struggle, resource control and an albatross of Obasanjo's 3rd term bid, had prepared his burial site long before his passage on Saturday.''
Sony Neme wrote on facebook along with the photos below.

See more photos after the cut

A Peep Into The Preserved Bedroom in Fela Kuti's Home, 18 years After His Death

Had the creator of Afrobeat music, Fela Anikulapo Kuti been alive today, he would be 77 years.

Fela's preserved bedroom, exactly how it was before he died in 1997
Born Olufela Olusegun Oludotun Ransome-Kuti on 15 October, 1938, Fela, who was a Nigerian multi-instrumentalist, musician, composer, human rights activist, and political maverick, was snatched-away by the cold hands of death on 2 August 1997.

"Yvonne Nelson Said Nigerians Are Useless and Stupid": Elvis Eze Debunks Allegations of Assault on Yvonne Nelson

 The last might not have been heard about the reported ill-tempered altercation that recently occurred between popular Ghanaian actress, Yvonne Nelson, and Elvis Eze, at the birthday party of actress Ingrid Alabi in Ghana as Eze has come out to debunk the allegations of assault heaped on him by Nelson.

First Photos From Lilian Esoro And Ubi Franklin's Registry Wedding

Ubi Fraklin and Lilian did their court wedding today at the Ikoyi Registry in Lagos

Congrats to the newest couple in town.

See more photos after the cut

Man Who Died Two Years Ago ‘Rises’ Every Night To Have Sex With His Widow

A Zimbabwean woman is claiming that the spirit of her dead husband has been brought back to life in order to have sex with her as part of a ritual cleansing process.

Witch-hunters in the village reportedly discovered an infant’s skull dug from the dead man’s grave causing his spirit to rise and demand sex from his wife.

Photos: See The 3-Year-Old Girl Who Has Won The Hearts Of Many By Looking After Her Injured Mother

This story brought tears to my eyes...


A blessed child indeed.... A 3-year-old girl in China has touched thousands of hearts after she was reported to have taken on the heavy responsibility of looking after her mother, who was injured in a hit-and-run accident in September.

Checkout This Throwback NYSC Photo of Funmi Iyanda, 20 Years Ago

Popular presenter and TV Host, Funmi Iyanda shared this major throwback photo of her NYSC years, 20 years ago

She has a dramatic monologue with herself. She wrote:

Festac Bank Robbery: 'My Late Wife, Baby Are In Heaven' — Widower

Mother and Child
Mr Peter Ndirika, 42, husband of the woman killed alongside her one year,  two months old baby by bullets from rampaging robbers that attacked two banks at 4th Avenue, Festac Town, Lagos, on Tuesday, said yesterday that his late wife and baby would make heaven.

Is This Yemi Alade?

This is the question we asked when Star singer Yemi Alade posted this picture on her Instagram page

At first, we thought it was the singer with one of her funny hairstyles, but were pleasantly shocked when she wrote:

Mob Lynches Two Men At IDP Camp, Abuja Over Motorcycle Theft

Some internally displaced persons (IDPs) camped in New Kuchingoro, an Abuja suburb, on Wedneday lynched two yet-to-be identified persons over alleged theft of a motorcycle.

Andrew Esiri, Dr Sid's Brother Shares Cute Pre-Wedding Photos

Dr Sid's brother, Andrew Esiri, and son of the late Nollywood actor Justus Esiri, will soon be getting married to his heart throb Sakenim Perdo-Egbe who he got engaged to in March.

He shared photos from their pre-wedding shoot on his Instagram page.

Aren't they quite a cute couple?  I just love their outfits.

See more photos after the cut.

Boy Beaten To Death During Church Counselling For Refusing To 'Confess' His Sins

Two teenage brothers were brutally beaten in church - one of them fatally - in an effort by their parents, sister and other members of the congregation to force them to confess their sins and seek forgiveness, police said on Wednesday.

Meet The 15 Year Old Boy Who Dressed As A Girl And Sneaked Into Female Hostel To Watch Girls Bathing (photo)

Like  Lil Kesh will sing, iranu abasha

A 15-year-old boy identified as Yusuf Saleh has been arrested by the Zamfara state police command after he disguised as a girl and sneaked into the girls’ dormitory at the Federal College of Education (Technical) Gusau, Zamfara State.

Lil Wayne Tweets RIP to Lamar Odom

Rapper Lil Wayne has incorrectly pronounced Lamar Odom dead on Twitter. To make matters worse, sixteen hours later, the tweet is still up.

Former Laker (and ex of Khloe Kardashian) Lamar Odom is currently in critical condition at Las Vegas’ Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center after being found unconscious in a nearby brothel over the weekend. Meanwhile, back in 2013, the YMCMB head honcho, Lil Wayne was “killed” by the internet when rumors began circulating that he was near death and had been read his last rites.

One might think that an experience like that would make Dwayne a bit more sensitive to the accurate announcement of someone’s death on social media. But it hasn’t.

Boy, 6, has Penis and Fingers Cut Off 'after He Disturbed Neighbour's Sleep' (Photos)

This playful young boy's fingers and genitals were cut off by a woman who said he disturbed her sleep in China.

The accused woman, Liu Tao, was reportedly sleeping in a room at her cousin's rental home in Shaodong county in central China’s Hunan province when the six-year-old boy living next door and nicknamed Xiaoming went into her room to play.

Disturbed by the child, Liu first took Xiaoming out of the room.

But the boy returned to the room to disturb Liu, who instead of pushing him out again, reacted

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