Saturday, April 23

Photos: Ooni Of Ife's wife represents him at his grandma's burial

Ooni of Ife shut down Ile Ife today as he buried his grandmother Olori Marian Ogunwusi, despite the fact that he was absent at the burial because according to Yoruba tradition, it is a taboo for a king to see a dead body.

The funeral service of Olori Agba started around 11:00am today at St Paul’s Anglican Church in Ayegbaju. Ooni was represented by his wife Olori Sonia Itohan Ogunwusi. Pics continue after the cut.

Lady narrates how she was brutalized, humiliated & dehumanized at passport office in Abeokuta

On Monday the 11th April 2016, I walked into the Nigerian immigration service office in Abeokuta with my personal assistant around 11 am. I met a man who directed me to the entrance to meet one Mr Ogunnaike nicknamed "Authentic". 
He was to be approached for the passport renewal. Mr Ogunnaike, therefore, told me that a day service for receipt was N28,000 for a 32-page passport and it would be ready by 4 pm the same day. 
I obliged but asked that I saw a banner downstairs stating a lower price. It was explained that that was not for same day express service. Another young man in mufti appeared

See photos from the wedding Emeka Smith said was cancelled today

Comedian Emeka Smith shocked Nigerians earlier on today when he announced on his Facebook page that a wedding he was supposed to compere today suddenly got cancelled by the groom. He, DJ Spinall, and singer Adekunle Gold had all been paid in full only for the news to be delivered.

Turns out Emeka's story is false cos the wedding actually held today with DJ Spinall and Adekunle Gold in attendance. DJ Spinall even shared on his IG that Emeka was lying. See pics of the couple Adeola and Ayodeji Shyngle enjoying their big day below.

See photos from Omoni Oboli's 38th birthday party

Actress and Wives On Strike movie producer Omoni Oboli celebrated her 38th birthday last night with friends and colleagues at Genesis Cinemas Victoria Island, Lagos Nigeria.

Toke Makinwa, Omawunmi, Kemi Lala Akindoju, Debola Williams and more were in attendance to share the happy moments with the star.

Caption this!

Muslim therapist advises men to 'beat their wives with toothpick and 'forsake them in bed'

A Saudi family therapist has released a video on the 'correct way' for Muslims to 'discipline their wives'. According to him, it id by using a toothpick or handkerchief.

Khaled Al-Saqaby released the footage earlier this year. He urges men not to physically abuse their wives but pursue three courses of action should they need 'discipline' - first talk to them, then 'forsake them in bed' and finally beat them.

He said wives 'undoubtedly' cause problems because many 'want to live a life of equality with their husbands', which is a 'very grave problem'.

Adaeze Yobo's mum steps out looking so ageless

Abigail Onyewelu, Adaeze Yobo's mother, pictured out and about today. What a hot grandmother!

Nigerian babe with guts seizes bae 11 months after asking IG followers for help

Ify Yvonne, aka naijagoddess on Instagram, 11 months ago March 2015 shared this picture of Nigerian NFL player, Chris Madu and announced to her followers that she has a crush on him.

''Let him know egusi and pounded yam are waiting for him. The search is on,'' she declared!

Fast forward to April 2016, check out the hot couple loved up in each other's arms and about to wed.

Check out the name Nigerian fuel black marketer gave his business

Imole Ayo Oil & Gas! His dream is valid! lol

Pastor Reno Omokri trolls Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi

Rotimi's fans clapped back at Reno. Their tweets below.

Mercy Aigbe rocks another stunning outfit to a wedding

Mercy and her superb sense of dressing never fail to impress. She wore this to a wedding today. See her with her son after the cut.

Can you read this message?

 lmao.. I made all the mistakes. What about you?

New too cute photos of North West and cousin Penelope at Miami beach hit the net

North west and cousin Penelope Disick have every expensive toy at their tiny finger tips but when it comes to a day at the beach, these two famous cousins appreciate the simple things just like every other kid their age.

The toddlers had a ball in Miami, Florida, on Friday when their moms Kim and Kourtney Kardashian treated them to a beach day. Nori and Penelope revelled in the chance to build sandcastles and splash around on the shoreline. More pics after the cut.

UNIPORT student allegedly shot to death by police gets buried (photos)

Gina was shot 5 times and left to die in Aluu (University of Portharcourt) Rivers State allegedly by police men in the guise of accidental discharge during the  school's violent protest earlier this month. She was the only child of her parents. Her dad is late also. 

She was buried yesterday and her cousin shared pics from the burial along with a heartbreaking note from her wounded and broken mother. VIEWER'S DISCRETION IS STRONGLY ADVISED

Guys, meet Kannywood​’s top 4 most stylish actors

Kannywood is the Northern movie-producing part of Nigeria. Meet the top 5 most stylish actresses rocking the industry. First up is ​Rahama Sadau. 

The elegant ​actress is no doubt the ​industry’s number one when it comes to fashion sense though a relatively newcomer in ​Kannywood. Her pics continue after the cut. Rahama own​s​ a ​beauty ​s​hop in Kaduna. ​S​ome of her outstanding ​movies include Ana wata Ga wata and Sabuwar Sangaya.

Depressed Lailan who's also feeling suicidal pours her heart out in mail

She sent in this mail twice last night and this morning asking that her mail be urgently published. So, please, no one should comment carelessly.

Search your heart and do drop your most sincere advice below.
Hello Laila, greetings to you. I'd love you to post this.
Most times when I read about suicides on blogs and I read conclusions that the situation of this country might have been the reason;I'm always having a different opinion about it. 
Everything happening to me is worth suicide. The only thing stopping me is my belief of going to hell if I do. My story might sound familiar but this is my first time of writing this to a blog. 
It started when I was a child(in my late 20s now),even though I was so brilliant,i would

Nigeria’s 'Male Barbie Doll' Okuneye Idris Olanrewaju shares new photos

Idris stepped out looking this fierce yesterday and said people couldn't stop looking at him cos they all loved his silver and tomato red shoes.

You like? Meanwhile, Idris also bragged that his bae is one of the richest dudes in Africa and he has given him the order to keep on mentioning his name as he cares less. Idris bragged:
''I don't have breast nor pvssy but I am fvcking hotter and richer than many bitches.''

Assault: You’re a liar, Prisons CG tells female lawmaker Joan Marakpor

Comptroller General of the Nigerian Prisons Service, Peter Ezenwa Ekpendu has faulted claims by a member of the House of Representatives, Joan Marakpor that the she was slapped and severally assaulted by the orderly to the CG on Wednesday.

Ekpendu in a statement issued Friday in Abuja and signed by spokesman of the Service, Francis Enobore said it is important to state that whereas it is true that the he was at the National Assembly on the invitation of a Committee to attend to some official issues with some of his staff, neither the pilot car in front of him nor his official car had any confrontation with anyone.
“He went there with 4 cars and not 20 as alleged”

Actress Uche Ogbodo flaunts trimmed bod

I actually love every one of Uche's movies. Fine woman!

 See more photos after the cut.

Y'all need to read these hilarious replies to a tweet about Nigerians dating

Ivuoma had asked yesterday ''What's the silliest reason you never agreed to go on a second date with someone?'' only for these hilarious replies happened.

Crazy stuff! lmaoo.

What do you think the woman in this story should have done to keep her man?

Story as shared by the Humans of New York:

Babe causes stir on Twitter after she shared pics of 4 boyfriends who died after dating her

What manner of girl is this?

Graphic photos: Villagers dig up dead relatives for annual festival

An Indonesian community has begun celebrations of an annual festival that honours their dead which sees hundreds of centuries-old corpses exhumed, dressed in clothes and put on display.

The annual festival is called Ma'nene festival which translates to 'the Ceremony of Cleaning Corpses'. What happens is the preserved bodies of ancestors of the Toraja people are groomed, washed, dressed in fashionable new clothes and even sunglasses and paraded round the village.

The scenes might appear gruesome but for the Toraja people, who consider funerals the most

52-year-old grandma bites off daughter's ears over Shell oil company boyfriend

A 52 year-old grandmother identified as Eunice Igwe, resident of Asaba, Delta State on Thursday engaged her daughter in a fight (name withheld) and allegedly bit off her ears over the struggle for her boyfriend, a shell worker.

File photo
Reports said Mrs. Igwe a widow, allegedly caught her daughter pants down with her boyfriend somewhere in Okwe community Asaba where she was being pummelled at the Asaba residence of the lover boy before the police intervened.

It was gathered that Mrs. Igwe’s daughter, a graduate of marketing from the Delta State owned University, (DELSU) Awai Campus, fell in love with the lover boy who works with shell in Warri

I raped friend’s daughter ‘cos I had no money to patronize prostitutes - Suspect (Pictured)

He bowed in shame and self pity when approached, burying his face in his palms. When asked what brought him to the Lagos State Police Command , he burst into tears, still refusing to lift his face.

After waiting endlessly for his response, he slowly lifted his head, with tears trickling down his cheeks. He spoke in an inaudible voice saying, “The devil pushed me to rape my late friend’s daughter.”

Thirty-two year-old Nurudeen Oriyomi was arrested for allegedly defiling his late friend’s 12-year-old daughter at Alhaji Yinusa street, Bariga, Lagos. The act took place in his one-room apartment at

Mysterious death in Lagos: Pregnant woman found dead in front of lover’s house

An unknown lady identified as Adeola was, recently, found dead at No. 21, Oshoba Close, Itire, Lagos.

The deceased who was said to be pregnant had come to visit her lover, one Raphael Agboola, on the 14th March 2016, before the unfortunate incident happened. Her lifeless body was found on a cushion outside the compound the next day.

Crime Guard gathered that the deceased whose family is yet to be located, had been in a relationship with Raphael, a 57- year -old welder for about three months. Trouble, however, started after Adeola

Three years after marriage scandal, Solomon Akiyesi blasts haters

Three years ago, April 13th 2013, Nollywood actor Solomon Akiyesi abandoned his 8-month pregnant wife, Lilian Akiyesi, in Port Harcourt and came to Lagos, to marry his mistress, Uloma Agwu. The drama played out publicly and it was a big scandal.

The embattled actor, during the week went down memory lane, blasting those who were behind the hateful news that almost ruined his life. According to Solomon now, would he really have been getting married and not a single member of his family will be in that church? Who in Nigeria or anywhere else in the word, dead or alive will say he invited him or her to his so-called wedding? His Facebook post continues after the cut.

‘I want to restore my virginity’ - Doris Simeon

Nollywood actress, Doris Simeon, got embroiled in a scandal of a sort when she and her director husband Daniel Ademinokan, who has now found comfort in the arms of another actress, Stella Damasus, separated a couple of years back.

The separation made headlines for months, putting strain on the actress and her child, but like a conqueror, she survived and has since moved on with her life and looking forward to building a new life for herself.

Doris is now in a new relationship and told Vanguard Showtime Celebrity, that she wants to restore her virginity. Excerpts:

  • What are the things you dislike about being in the limelight?

Saraki: Why I am jumping from court to court

Senate president, Bukola Saraki, has decided to explain to Nigerians why he has been “jumping” from one courtroom to another since his 13-count charge on false asset declaration began.

Saraki who wrote an open letter to Dele Momodu cited strange things that have happened and are still happening as his reason for seeking justice.

Saraki said he thought his trial at the CCT will be dismissed like that of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu.
“Some people have wondered, why has Saraki been “jumping” from one court to another instead of facing his trial? To those people, I would say that I have only gone to those

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