Sunday, June 19

Emir of Kano Sanusi shares pic of his 11 kids to mark Father's Day

Former CBN Governor, Emir of Kano Muhammadu Sanusi II shared this father’s day message alongside a photo of 11 of his children.

“Anyone can be a father, but it takes a lot to be a daddy. Being a dad; that’s what matters most. Nothing matters more. Let us sacrifice our today so that our children can have a better tomorrow. ☺ #FathersDay”

And It's Time to Reach Out and Bless a Fellow Reader

Time to REACH OUT and bless a fellow reader, Time to be our brother's keeper... Time to bless the new week of that reader of your choice.



Trust me, prayers go a long a way, especially prayers for someone. It shows selflessness and love and we need a lot of love in our world today. Today where evil takes the very fore, love is the only medicine we need to defeat this.

I am reaching out to you all, my beloved Lailans. To you and all your loved ones. My prayer is that we will all go out in joy tomorrow morning, and God will lead us forth in peace. I wish you all a Happy Week Ahead!!!

Who are you reaching out to tonight, guys?

Former governor's daughter, Orode Udughan & husband's 4 year marriage has crashed

Orode, the daughter of former Delta state gov, Emmanuel Uduaghan and her spouse, Ryan Okpu have separated after 4 years of marriage.


Orode reportedly filed for divorce, citing irreconcilable differences. The marriage had been over since last year after the couple welcomed their second baby, according to insiders.

Orode and Ryan who live in America got married in 2011 and have a daughter before their baby boy was born in January, 2015.

Ghen ghen! Wizkid tells Seyi Shay to shut up after she said Drake's 'One Dance' is his

nigerian singer Seyi Shay during an interview on international TV with #OnStage revealed that Drake's One Dance song was originally Wizkid's song.



Someone tweeted a video of the interview at Wizkid asking him to confirm if it was true. And Wizkid replied


Guys, Check Out what my people Ij Uchegbu & EA Events Wore to Church Today!

Hi Laila, my name is Ijeoma, this is me before church service today.

My church is Redeemed christian church of God, fountain of life parish,okenne Kogi state. The perils of modernity. The topic centered on marriage. I love this church cos of its focus on youths and singles like me.
See more pics after the cut.

Star Trek actor Anton Yelchin dies in freak car crash at age 27

Anton Yelchin, a charismatic and rising actor best known for playing Chekov in the new "Star Trek" films, has died at the age of 27.


He was killed in a fatal traffic collision early Sunday morning, his publicist, Jennifer Allen confirmed.

TMZ  reports was killed in a fatal traffic collision early Sunday morning.

Law enforcement says the engine was running when his body was discovered, and the car was in neutral. The driveway was on a fairly steep incline. It's unclear why he got out of the car.
Cops do not suspect foul play.

Yelchin, an only child, was born in Russia. His parents were professional figure skaters who moved the family to the United States when Yelchin was a baby. Yelchin's family requests privacy at this time.

Lailans, what's your answer to this question?


Mine is the thighs. What's yours, guys? Let's have fun with this.

Kylie Jenner wishes her dad Caitlyn Jenner a Happy Father's Day

Regardless of who Bruce Jenner is today,  he fathered Kylie Jenner. So Happy Father's Day to him.




19 die as tanker laden with PMS collides with 18-seater passenger bus

No fewer than 19 persons lost their lives in an auto crash that occurred on Sunday along the Lagos-Ibadan expressway.



The accident occurred at about 1 p.m. around Fidiwo/Ajebo axis of the road and involved a tanker, laden with fuel with plate number, RAN 571 XA, an 18-seater passenger bus ‎with registration number LAGOS AGL 373 XR and an articulated vehicle marked AJG 40 XA.

Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi, the Public Relations Officer of Ogun Traffic Compliance and Enforcement

See photos from Father's Day celebration In Aso Villa

The Aso Villa Chapel joined others in the celebration of today's Father's day. The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara with other dignitaries attended the service.



See more photos below

Buhari is back in Nigeria (photos)

 President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Nigeria on Sunday after 10 days official vacation in London.


He arrived in Abuja, the nation’s capital, at exactly 5:31 p.m. local time. See photos of the Presidential Wing of NAIA Abuja all set for the arrival of President Muhammadu Buhari.

Nigerian lady confesses after pinning her pregnancy on the wrong man

Story as shared on Twitter today by OluKanye. Why are some women this dubious?


Photo: Mo Abudu celebrates the father of her children

Media mogul, CEO of Ebony Life TV, Mo Abudu and the father of her kids Tokunbo are separated.



She still took time out to celebrate him on Father's Day saying:
'Dear Toks, Happy Father's Day. Thank you for being such an awesome dad to our kids. May God continue to bless you and increase you.'


Photo of Argentina players in dressing room after 4-1 victory goes viral...

Argentina secured their place in the semi-finals of the Copa America with a 4-1 win over Venezuela on Saturday night.


Check out how the Albiceleste squad celebrated their victory in the dressing room at the Gillette Stadium in Boston.. All seven players, including Lionel Messi and Javier Mascherano, are sat down on their seats in the same position, heads tilted towards their mobile phones.

The image has gone viral online less than six hours after Argentine international Ezequiel Lavezzi

OMG! See the heavy rain that poured inside Owerri airport 'cos of leaking roof

What a shame! Eyewitness Olajide shared the video on his Twitter account. He says it happened this morning.




You need to listen to the airport worker trying to stop Olajide from recording the embarrassing scene. According to the staff - ''This is a no-camera zone!'' Press play to watch.


Presidency threatens to sue lawyer over comments on Buhari’s certificate

The Presidency has threatened a legal action against a private lawyer, Mr. Nnamdi Nwokocha who it said has by his press interview prejudiced public opinion against President Mohammadu Buhari for alleged lack of school certificate and declared him guilty on the pages of newspapers.


The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, reacted on behalf of the Presidency in an interview with journalists in Abuja.

Shehu warned the lawyer that if he did not stop his “unfair and professionally inappropriate abuse of free speech”, the President’s lawyers would use the instrumentality of the law in dealing with his unethical actions,

Shehu faulted a recent interview Nwokocha granted ThisDay edition of Saturday June 11th, saying it is unfair for a lawyer who is a litigant in a case pending in court to hijack the power of a judge by

Between Laura Ikeji & Instagram follower





Nigerian babe whose human hair mysteriously disappeared tells her story

Ladies, boos of ladies that wear human hair, lol, please listen up! They say human hairs are now suddenly disappearing from their owners' houses. Read Gabby's shocking tale:





Graphic photos: Woman in labor, husband & brother-in-law killed in fatal accident

Shocking - A car conveying a woman in labor, her husband (the driver) and the brother to the husband has been involved in a ghastly accident, leaving all occupants of the car dead.



The accident occurred in Imo state around noon on Sunday, June 19, left rescuers and sympathizers in shock due to the gory scene of the accident.

As the time of filing this report, members of FRSC were present in the scene of the accident conveying the survivors in their van to the nearest hospital.

warning - viewer's discretion is strongly advised

Nigerian footballer born with both male and female organs cries out for help (photo)

IBOM Angels player , Bessy Boniface is a her­maphrodite. And has cried out to the First Lady of Akwa Ibom State, Martha Udom Emmanuel for help over her status.



Born with both male and fe­male organs, Boniface, an orphan whom doctors confirmed has 85% female and 15% male organs is having an identity cri­sis, lacking the confi­dence to call herself either a man or woman.

The former Delta Queens striker was thrown out of the Fal­conets camp be­fore the Chile 2008 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup when the coaches discov­ered they had a player that could not pass for a complete woman.

To compound Bessy’s woes, she was duped in 2010 by those who pretended to be raising funds for

Check out Senator Ahmed Yerima's new look

55 year old Alhaji Ahmed Rufai Sani Yerima was Governor of Zamfara State, Nigeria from May 1999 to May 2007, and is now Senator for Zamfara West and Deputy Minority Leader in the Senate.
He was also in the news for reportedly divorcing his 17-year old Egyptian wife to marry a 15-year old.

Before
After
What do you think of his new look?

Guys, meet Ekene Mekwunye who lost his dad to negligence by Lagos State University Teaching Hospital

Ekene Som Mekwunye sent us this very shocking story about how he  lost his dad due to negligence of doctors/nurses at Lagos State University Teaching Hospital and the terrible neglect of patients in some government owned hospitals.


Please meet him and hear from the horse's mouth about what really happened, after the cut. Vlogger Cynthia Amadi aka Cynberry got to sit down and have an eye-opening interview with him.

Pregnant Blac Chyna flaunts famous bottom in very tight pants

Blac Chyna is expecting her first child with husband-to-be Rob Kardashian. She was spotted shopping in West Hollywood on Saturday in a very tight pair of pants.


More pics below.

Great News, Guys: Missing 16 year old Ekene Thelma Peter has been found!!

We posted about Ekene here two days ago.


Please read the good news I received last night from her family.
Dear Laila,
This is an update on Ekene Thelma Peter. She has been seen!
I got a call from my dad (her Paternal Grandfather)  at about 430pm today June 18th that she just walked into his compound in  Esan Central LGA in Edo state looking haggard,

Photos: Armed robbers attack Chisco bus at Shagamu, strip passengers of valuables

A Chisco Marcopolo Bus headed to the East was on Saturday attacked by armed robbers. The passengers, amongst whom were DailyTrust journalists - Sunday Micheal Francis, Arinze Iloani and Daniel Adugbo, stripped of their valuables and injured.


Thankfully, a team of soldiers appeared and saved the situation at the moment the attack was obviously turning bloody. Sunday said:

"Travelling in the company of Francis Arinze Iloani and Daniel Adugbo, our Bus  drove into the waiting arms of a robbery gang shortly after the Lagos Shagamu exchange.
"Moments after been stripped of valuables, a gallant team of Nigerian solders showed up like 'manner from heaven' and halted what would go down as the deadliest 5 minute for

This Abuja babe is searching for guy she snubbed at wedding (photo)

According to Slim, she had to curve the handsome guy she met a wedding in abuja because her dad was giving her the look.


She's very sorry now and wants to hook up.


See stupid question Toolz's fan asked her on Instagram

Mrs Tolu Tunde Demuren shared this sexy picture of herself with fans yesterday only for this insane conversation between fans to happen..



This is so hilarious...



Poor dads... lmaoo

Lailans, Don't Forget to Send in What You Wore to Church Today

Remember to take photos before leaving for church, while at church and after church service.



If possible, get your family and church members in the pictures too. When you are done, send all the photos to Lailasblog@gmail.com along with:

  •  the name of your church and location
  • what your Pastor/Reverend Father preached today 
  • and what you love about your church. 

I am waiting to publish your photos! 

See shocking video of river that turned to dry land at Kara Market in Lagos

Popular Ogun River, a part of it which flows under the Kara Bridge around Ojodu Berger area of Lagos State suddenly went dry yesterday June 18th 2016.


According to residents of the area, they went to bed on the 17th with the river flowing only to wake up the next morning to see the river, which served as one of their means of transportation where canoes were used to reach the dense waters, totally dry.

The surface of the water was so firm that people could now stand on the portion of the river. My dearest Moyo aka Team Laila sent in the video. Press play to watch it after the cut.

There were initial suspicion that this could be water hyacinth but the surface of what used to be the flowing river had become a firm ground.

Vexed Lailan blasts Olori Wuraola and OAP Freeze over gender equality in open letter

Lailan Mary Amara Jacob is vexed over the recent trending statements Ooni of Ife's wife, Olori Wuraola and OAP Freeze made concerning gender equality.


You recall Olori Wuraola had said she's not a huge fan of gender equality. While speaking at the Emerging Women's Forum in National Harbor, Maryland, she had said:
“I am not a huge fan of Gender equality. We can’t be equal, We can’t be men. We have our roles to play here, a very pivotal one. How about if we think about it this way that we are limiting our potentials and where we could get to as women by us keep saying that we want to be equal. I don't think we can ever be equal''.
OAP  Freeze  later backed Olori up saying:

Man slaps wife to death in Owerri (photo)

Onyekachi Anele, 36, is currently gnashing his teeth in regret, in the custody of the police at the headquarters of the State Criminal Investigation Department, SCID, of the Imo Police Command, Owerri.



As he ponders over what the future holds for his four-year-old daughter and one-year-old son and the stepson who is at the centre of the fate that has befallen the family, he is equally learning, in a hard and unfortunate way, the meaning of what the bible says: “The devil goes about like a roaring lion seek­ing who it may devour.”

Anele who lived with his family in Obibiezena in Owerri North Lo­cal Government Area, is also wish­ing that he had restrained himself when the devil pushed his wife to stir up anger in him, not

Graphic photos: Beauty queen gets severely burnt in gas explosion

Chinenye woke up at about 6am on the fateful day this happened to her to boil water to bathe for work.


She turned on the gas and struck the matches, it didn't come on. Then she did it again, and the explosion that will change her life happened. The fire threw her against the door, and then blocked her exit. According to her, she didn't know the force that got her on her feet. She entered the fire and rushed out of the kitchen to the room, the fire chased her out, the rug where she was standing on got burnt.

On-Air Personality Blossom Emechebe at Anambra Broadcasting Service - ABS is rallying up donations for her on her Facebook page. See more photos after the cut.

Lailans, share your Father's Day greetings here

We can’t be in this world without our fathers. Our kids also, won't be in this world without our husbands.



They have provided us many things from the clothes on our backs to useful tips about life. They have been stern, seem unemotional if you have a dad like mine. lol. But they have always been the reliable man in our lives, and they have always treated us with a loving hand.

Today is a special day dedicated solely to them; Father’s Day. Best day to show your Dad your appreciation for what he is; the best Dad in the world. Nothing says happy father’s day better than a personal greeting made just for him. So, let's read your loving message to your dad/husband here, ok?

Here's mine - to my best Father in the world & my greatest hubby of life!

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