Wednesday, August 24

2 students of FIDEI Poly, Benue State, killed during protest (Graphic photos)

FIDEI Polytechnic Gboko in Benue State was, on Wednesday, shut down indefinitely following alleged killing of two students and two police officers by suspected group of thugs known as ‘SHAWA.’

The two students were killed and another hospitalized, while property belonging to the institution were also destroyed during the crisis that broke out early Tuesday and Wednesday Evening at the polytechnic.

Man shot dead at Obiagu, Enugu (Graphic Photo)

According to an eye witness, unknown gunmen just killed a man few hours ago at Obiagu in Enugu state.

Read what the eye witness wrote below...

See the highest paid Hollywood actress for 2016

Jennifer Lawrence has, according to the latest publication on Forbes, taken home $46 million, $13 million ahead of Melissa McCarthy, who earned $33 million and placed second on the list.

It seems that her success this year was all due to the final instalment of The Hunger Games franchise, which took nearly $700 million at the box office, along with her fee for the upcoming film Passengers.

Heartbreaking - Four-year-old girl swims with her family for the first time before she dies

A four-year-old girl with a one in 168 million condition was able to swim with her family for the first time just two days before she died in hospital .

Little Evelyn Nolan was cradled in the water by mum Debbie and dad Elliot while still attached to a life-supporting ventilator in what is believed to be a medical first.

Jennifer Lopez is reportedly a single woman once again

Jennifer Lopez has reportedly called it quits to her almost 5-year relationship with former dancer, now actor, Casper Smart.

According to TMZ; Read after the cut

Girl gets slammed for proudly posting money she allegedly got from porn star

One of the girls of proud Nigerian/Ghanaian porn star KingTblak proudly flaunted her 'riches' on Instagram, and followers who had already seen her pictures on his wall came for her.

See some comments below + the photos.

Mr President should call the IGP and attorney General to order - Ali Baba

Veteran comedian, Ali Baba has weighed in on the arrest of the man who who named his dog Buhari, saying the president needs to call the IGP and attorney General to order.

Read what he wrote below...

Chinese couple have their reception dangling below a 590 ft tall bridge (Photos)

A Chinese couple marked their wedding day in their own special way by dangling underneath a glass bottom suspension bridge overlooking a deep valley.

Bride Jiang Huizhu and groom Zhou Wenlong had their wedding on Tuesday, and descended onto a small platform attached to a bridge 180m (590 ft) above ground in Shiniuzhai National Geological Park in Hunan Province for the occasion.

Awww! Funke Akindele couldn't wait to rock her birthday gift (Photo)

Funke Akindele is actually 39 today, not 40. 

I made a post earlier showing the gift her 'Le boo' got her. Well, it seems she couldn't wait to rock the Balenciaga sneakers!

Four killed following fatal accident at Edo bypass

No fewer than four persons have been reportedly killed in a fatal accident which occurred in Edo State.

The car accident occurred along Benin bypass between Agbor in Delta State and Upper Sakponba Road, Benin-City, on Tuesday, at about 5:30pm.

Stereotypes: Is this true about Nollywood actors?

People have been reacting to this thread on twitter, do you really think what is said about each of them is true? Check out the appreciation thread.

Tell us which one you think is very true for you and which one is not entirely true. See the rest after the cut.

Checkout billionaire Femi Otedola's extraordinary communication gadgets (pic)

Chief Femi Otedola may be a billionaire, he may be the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Forte Oil Plc and Zenon Petroleum and Gas Limited, he may also be the  founder of Atlas Shipping Agency, Swift Insurance, FO Properties Limited, FO Transport and Seaforce Shipping Company Ltd. Heck, he is also Forbes 2014 29th richest man in Africa.

BUT one thing this billionaire doesn't joke with is his 'ancient' Nokia phones and calculators.

Temi Otedola, his entrepreneur daughter shared this Snapchat photo of her ultra-rich dad using his unbelievably simple, ordinary phones and very basic calculator to calculate is his billions.

See below.

Gosh...another wicked stepmother breaks head, hand and leg of toddlers in Kaduna (photos)

A 2-year-old boy and a 4-year-old girl are presently receiving treatment at a private hospital after their 'deadly' stepmother allegedly broke the head. left hand, right leg and of the hapless toddlers.

Officers of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) are currently on the trail of a wicked step mother identified as Hasiya, after she broke the head of a 2-year-old boy, Abdulrahman Abubakar and also broke the left hand and right leg of a 4-year-old girl, Maryam Abubakar, at their father’s house located in NDC in Igabi LGA of Kaduna state.

Fed up hubby laments: " My wife prays as if she is fighting with God, it can push a building down"

Many people pray for prayerful spouses, but this man is complaining that his wife's prayers can break down walls.

Or rather, the noise his wife makes when she prays can break down walls...

Sharing his 'holy' predicament with break or make up, he complained that the woman prays too loud at night and hinders his sleep.
He revealed that he goes to work early and returns late, yet his wife's prayers will keep him from sleeping on time because they are too long and loud, as if she is 'fighting with God'.

Read below and lets us know your thoughts...

FCMB’s Response to CBN Sanction over TSA Funds

First City Monument Bank (FCMB) has officially responded to the sanction imposed by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) over Treasury Single Account (TSA) Funds.

The statement issued by the bank reads:
“Yesterday, the Central Bank of Nigeria announced a temporary suspension of FCMB along with eight other commercial banks from access to the foreign exchange market.
This suspension is based on the Treasury Single Account Directive, which stops banks

This lady dealt with a 'dumb' online scammer in the most hilarious way

Online sob stories is not a new trend. People are finding it more and more difficult differentiating between those with genuine needs and scammers.

However some people make it really easy detecting their scam tactics for the simple reason that they are dumb. Some con artists are so dumb, you can't help but marvel.

Wanja Kavengi, a social media user encountered one of them today and this hilarious exchange took place. She backed the con into a corner but the guy was too unintelligent to know she was yanking his strings and making a fool of him.

The snapshots are currently trending and have been shared thousands of times in less than a few hours.

Continue below. Really funny stuff

Lovely photos: Nigerian man weds his South Korean sweetheart

Interracial love between blacks and Asians seems to be on the rise. Last week we brought you the pictures from the wedding of a lovely Nigerian lady and her Chinese sweetheart Garin, and today, another Nigerian, Obinna Ogbuji , this time in far away Seoul, South Korea, tied the knot with his very pretty wife Suzy Shin on Saturday 13 August 2016.

The couple had their white wedding in South Korea followed by a traditional wedding on the same day. Its so beautiful!!

See the lovely photos of this beautiful couple after the cut

IPOB officialy splits; new group, TRIPOB set to burn the Biafran flag on Oct 1

A faction of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has broken out of the main group and is set to burn the 'sacred' Biafran flag come October 1, 2016.

In what was termed as an 'inflexible and defeatist position of IPOB led by Nnamdi Kanu', who is currently in Kuje prison, a faction of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), identified as The Re-branded Indigenous People of Biafra (TRIPOB), has broken out of the main group.

Ladies, if you eat this soup, you double your chances of conceiving twins!

Some years back, the little town of Igbo Ora, Oyo state, Nigeria came into limelight after it was discovered to be the 'twin capital of the world'. Hardly could one get to a household at Igbo Ora without seeing a set of twins.

And what is the secret of this phenomenon?

The natives revealed it is their diet! The indigenes believe that a kind of okra leaves, locally known as ewe ilasa, is capable of making women who use it give birth to twins.

Meet man with the longest fingernails in Africa, and he isn't done yet! (pics)

A 34-year-old Kenyan man John Waweru is aiming to enter the Guinness World Records as the person with the longest nails on earth with his over 30 centimetre-long nails on his left hand.

Waweru said that the nails earn him between KSh 2,000 (N6,500) and KSh 10,000 (N32,579) a day because it is a 'tourist attraction'.

'FAB': JJC Skillz may have confirmed he is secretly married to Funke Akindele!

Funke Akindele JJC

JJC Skillz may have just let the world know that he is secretly married to his Nollywood sweetheart, Funke Akindele.

Recall that news broke of her engagement to singer, Abdul Rasheed Bello popularly known as JJC Skillz in February while she was on set in Lekki, Lagos.

When the rapper, took to Instagram to wish his sweetheart a happy birthday, he used the words 'FAB'- Funke Akindele Bello.

Ali Baba shows off his pets named Abacha, Obasanjo, IBB and many more

In the midst of all the brouhaha caused by a man who was arrested in Nigeria for naming his dog Buhari, Comedian Ali Baba has showed off some of his pets named after past and serving leaders like Obasanjo, Obama, IBB, Abacha, Queen Amina etc. He said Obasanjo is aware that he is named after a dog but was not offended in any way. So much ado about nothing...

Read below

My dogs and I back in the day. Must have had like 12 at a particular point in time. Interesting time. That time I mean. I had traveled and returned at night, but was too tired to relate with them. OBJ, the big Alsatian was the head of the pack.

Pretty lady narrates how married Omega Fire pastor tried to sleep with her in 2013

Omega Fire Ministries, headquartered at Auchi, Edo state, is headed by firebrand preacher Apostle Johnson Suleiman, and one of the focal points of his ministry is holiness, so this story is kind of surprising.

This pretty young lady narrates how a deliverance minister at OFM ministeries was allegedly ready to commit adultery because he was infatuated with her... The man, whose wife was heavily pregnant at the time, flirted with her, whispered romantic words and gave her all the come hither signs for an affair.

Read the full gist after the cut

Throwback photo of a 'penis thief' being beaten by angry mob

PENIS THIEF: It was very common in the late 70's and early 80's along with 'gbomogbomo' (Child thief/kidnapper). Cases of alleged penis theft were rife in those days in Nigeria.

This a picture of a mob beating a suspected penis snatcher.

Note how they are careful not to have hand-to-body contact with the accused and are beating him with sticks and shoes.

Ladies and gents, what is your answer to this question?

You, know I have always wondered...

"I am very fine"- Okorocha reacts to rumours of mental illness

Recently there have been news that Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state is mentally unstable, and these rumours gained momentum when he traveled to America 2 weeks ago

But yesterday, he cleared the air on his alleged mental instability

Okorocha, reacted at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, after returning from his two-week vacation.

After 24 years of marriage, Imo pastor and wife welcome a set of twins (photo)

After 24 years of tears, pain and prayers, the General Overseer of Jesus The Way and Fire Ministry, Owerri, Rev. Godwin Ogoh  his wife, welcomed their first children, a set of twins.

They were childless for 24 years, but God took away their pain by blessing them with double portion- a boy and a girl...

Lmao!! LAUTECH logo trends for the wrong reason

I did a double take when I saw it...

I think this Ladoke Akintola University logo is kinda freaky, in a naughty kind of way. Lol

Or am I imagining things?

Read shocking conversation between an HIV + woman and her prospective victim

We know that some people deliberately go out of their way to infect people with HIV with cold blooded and single minded compulsion, and this woman is no different.

A man has revealed how a lady who is HIV positive wanted to have sex with him so as to infect him with the disease.

The Kenyan man shared screen shots of the conversation he had with the woman who was bold enough to make overtures on Facebook, and when she revealed she preferred having unprotected sex, he probed her further, and that was when she confessed that she was on a mission to infect as many men as possible.

She mentioned she wanted to drag as many men as possible to 'HIV hell'. Guys shine your eyes. Some people are mean...

Continue below

Heartbroken mum of Andre Aderemi begs witnesses to come forward: "Nobody should die the way he did", she laments

Ms Yemi Hughes, the devastated mother of a 19-year-old Nigerian teenager Andre Aderemi who was stabbed to death in Croydon, London has begged for any witnesses to come forward so the family can get "closure" on the tragic incident.

See the birthday gift Funke Akindele got from her 'Le boo'

The talented actress is celebrating her 40th birthday today, she posted these gift photos on Snapchat.

Lol...Check out his hilarious tweet

Who cooks rice with Okro?


Man jailed for raping friend’s daughter, recording her nude and stealing her soaked pant

Sheriff Oyewole, who allegedly got a family friend’s daughter drunk at a party and raped her, was yesterday sentenced to 19 years imprisonment by a Lagos magistrate, Mrs Kikelomo Ayeye.

According to the court, the convict was found guilty of offences of rape and assault, leveled against him for having canal knowledge of the lady, whom he had known for 10 years.

Tweet of the day!

As tweeted by Reno Omokri.

We can only wish.

How time flies; Kim Kardashian shares throwback tweets from 2009

Kim Kardashian took to her website to share her funny throwback tweets from 2009, the year she got on the social networking site.

Then, the reality star was so excited to have 1.9 million followers on twitter that she said she would die if it got to 2 million.

Kevin Hart's ex wife shuts down haters, congratulates Kevin again!

Remember Kevin Hart's ex wife, Torrie Hart, wished him well on his wedding day with wife Eniko, she even posted their wedding photo on her page.

Fast forward to yesterday, Kevin Hart shared this adorable photo with his daughter from his wedding few weeks ago, and trolls started tagging his ex wife, saying lots of things to make her feel bad.

Ouch! See bizarre moment woman allowed bricks to be hammered on her crotch (Photos/video)

The most bizarre party trick ever? Woman allows friends to use a sledgehammer to smash BRICKS piled up on her crotch

This must one of the strangest party tricks of all time, and not one many of us will fancy trying at home.

In a truly bizarre scene, footage from China shows a woman lying on her back with her legs wide open as others smash bricks using a hammer on her crotch.

See the 9 banks CBN banned from FX market for aiding NNPC's TSA breach

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has banned nine deposit money banks (DMBs) from the foreign exchange market, for hiding over $2 billion belonging to Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) from the Treasury Single Account (TSA).

According to Channels TV, President Muhammadu Buhari has been briefed on the breach by the banks, and they have all been mandated to move the monies to the  treasury single account.

At the full implementation of the TSA in 2015, the CBN had warned that banks who don't totally comply with the TSA remission plan face suspension from the forex market.

See the list of the nine suspended banks and how much they failed to remit below:

Jady Duarte details her night of passion with Usain Bolt; shares more photos

The Brazilian girl who shared pics of herself in bed with sprint king Usain Bolt has revealed he lured her into bed by baring his six pack and pulling his famous victory pose.

In an interview with Daily Mail Online, Jady Duarte told how the Jamaican star pestered her for sex via the Google Translate app; sneaked her into Olympic Village under the noses of security; then insisted on listening to the raunchy Rihanna song 'Work' as they made love on his single bed.

And despite being the fastest man on the planet, Duarte, 20, insisted their bedroom action was more

Use the time you fast & pray for men to pray for yourselves - Halima Abubakar

Do you agree with her?

Pastor who flogged 2 teenage members of his church for fornication arrested (Video)

Pastor who flogged 2 teenagers in church for having sex is arrested over GH¢11.6 million fraud case and led away in handcuffs.

Controversial founder of the International God's Way Church, Bishop Daniel Obinim was escorted in handcuffs and transferred to the Accra Police Headquarters after he reported himself to Tema Regional police station earlier today.

OMG! See how fraudsters taking advantage of a sick girl were caught (Photos)

I know we always come across a group of people wearing uniforms walking around with critically ill people begging for money, well most of them seems to be fake.

According to the story sent to NationalHelm, yesterday at Trade Fair complex in Lagos, a well meaning Nigerian spotted a little girl with protruded stomach who was being manipulated under the scorching sun by some fraudsters parading themselves as members of an NGO seeking donation for her treatment.

You think you are going through worse? See this... (Photo)

I almost shed a tear when I came across this photo online.

This is just to encourage you my lovely Lailans, no matter your condition, always be grateful for life because there are lots of people out there hoping and wishing for just a little bit of what you have.

Shallow grave found in home of pastor arrested for chaining his son & 27 others (Photo)

The police in Lagos yesterday claimed that shallow graves were discovered at the residence of 70-year-old Prophet Emmanuel Adeyemi arrested for chaining his son and 27 others.

Police Commissioner Fatai Owoseni who confirmed the allegation said the place was raided following a tip-off that the suspect traded human parts to ritualists.

Photos: Dangling corpse of 67-yr-old man who committed suicide in Calabar

A 67 year old man, Mr. Okon Edet Iwang, who resides at 13B Ekpo Iso Lane, Ikot Ansa in Calabar Municipality, Cross River State, was on Tuesday morning found dangling with a rope round his neck in front of his room.

It was gathered that the late Mr. Edet, hailed from Obot Akara ,Ukposin Atai in Akwa Ibom.
He was said to be suffering from diabetes for close to three years but was gradually recovering before the unfortunate incident.

A neighbour said:
 “Before going to church on Sunday evening, I saw him and when I also came back at 10: 30 p.m., we greeted but I was shocked when I woke up this morning to see his lifeless body dangling in the air. He used the rope that we normally use in spreading

Actress Yvonne Jegede shares sexy pre-birthday photos

Nollywood actress Yvonne Jegede will be plus 1 tomorrow August 25. See the pre-birthday photos she released this morning.

More after the cut.

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