Monday, September 19

Yemi Alade Loses It! Calls Critics "Dumb" and Misogynistic (VIDEO)

Nigerian singer-songwriter Yemi Alade is officially fed up with Nigerian critics who criticize her lyrics without criticizing the lyrics of the guys in the industry.

During a Snapchat rant, we see Yemi Alade call out these so-called critics, and let's just say that Yemi is very very upset about the whole ordeal.

Words can't explain it well, you have to take a look at the video for yourself after the jump (if you no get data to waste, we have also put a transcript of the rant after the jump):

"Stop promoting violence and sex in your movies"-Buhari advises Nollywood filmmakers

President Muhammadu Buhari has advised Nigerian filmmakers against promoting violence and sex scenes in their movies.

The president also urged movie practitioners to endeavour to always project the country in a positive light.


Earlier today we published a blog post about a throwback comment about Wizkid's career from Thoni Payne, an Instagram account that closely resembles that of lifestyle writer Toni Payne.

We have discovered that the post did not emanate from her and since taken the blog post down.

The difference between the two people was spotted by our writer after the post was published.

We apologize and regret the inconvenience this publication caused Toni Payne.

Son of China's richest man reportedly buys eight iPhone 7s for his dog (Photos)

Coco the Alaskan Malamute as he is called might be the most pampered pooch in the world.

The pet dog has apparently been given eight iPhone 7 handsets by his doted owner, the only son of China's richest man Wang Jianlin, worth £23 billion, according to reports.

Senator Ben Bruce shares photo with his adopted son and friend

As tweeted by the senator, see full photo below...

Do you believe in horoscope? Tell us about your sign

Zodiac signs belong to four elements: Fire: Aries, Leo, Sagittarius. Earth: Taurus, Virgo, Capricorn. Air: Gemini, Libra, Aquarius. Water: Cancer, Scorpio, Pisces.

When we look at our zodiac sign dates, we are looking at our sun sign. Sun signs refer to the position of the sun upon the time of our birth. Do you believe in what your sign says about you?

See what a couple did to prevent flight from moving after they missed the flight (Photos)

A couple who missed their flight squatted on the runway with their luggage in a bid to prevent their plane from taking off.

The husband and wife were booked on a Air China flight from Beijing, China, to the eastern port city of Shanghai at 9.30am on Saturday.

Blac Chyna shares bare baby bump at 32 weeks (Photos)

Blac Chyna will be a new mom anytime soon, thereby bringing forth a new Kardashian. She revealed her baby will be a Scorpio.

Another after the cut...

Lol...This meme got me laughing hard

When bae got your back and you don't care what people think!


Khloe Kardashian and new bae TristanThompson spotted in Miami (Photos)

The two love birds were spotted today in Maimi. More photos below...

Friends and family surprise Linda Ikeji with birthday dinner at Eko Hotel

Popular blogger, Linda Ikeji was treated to a surprise dinner at the Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, this evening as she celebrates her 36th birthday.

According to YNaija, she burst into tears of joy as she walked into the venue of the birthday dinner at exactly 7:32pm.

Twitter eases 140-character limit on tweets

Twitter announced Monday it was easing its 140-character limit on tweets, implementing a policy announced in May to no longer factor certain add-ons including pictures into a message’s length.

An official tweet from the social network, which is seeking to broaden its appeal said;

So PHCN now send text messages when they take your light??

So PHCN now send messages for interrupting power!? Adonbelivit!

Abeg who has being receiving messages from them? I know I haven't and there was nary a wink of power this weekend.

Man stabbed to death in Delta over girlfriend

A twenty-five year-old man, Matthew Iyede, has been stabbed to death by three friends over an alleged disagreement over a girlfriend at Eku, Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta State.

It was gathered that the incident occurred on Sunday morning at a popular drinking bar, Blue Sea Restaurant and Bar, in Eku, near Delta State University Abraka.

What recession? Tonto Dikeh's husband buys her an iPhone7

Nollywood actress and molther of one just shared this photo of a pink iPhone7 her husband Churchill bought for her.

Read what she wrote after the cut...

Aisha Buhari spotted wearing an N8.1 Million wristwatch (Photos)

President Buhari's wife, Aisha Buhari has been spotted wearing a Chopard Happy Sport 36 MM stainless steel diamonds encrusted watch worth £15,000.

When converted to Nigerian Naira at the current exchange rate, the wristwatch is worth N8, 175,000!

I'm your Chief Bridesmaid at the wedding - Denrele sends lovely birthday message to Linda Ikeji

Popular blogger Linda Ikeji turned 36 today and her long time friend Denrele took us back from where their friendship started.

He shared the photo above with the message below...

Oh my! See adorable photo of Chacha Eke's daughter in her birthday dress

Chacha Eke's daughter Tamara turned 3 today and looked nothing less than a princess in her yellow dress.

She's a cutie!

What a Nigerian living abroad tweeted that has set Twitter Nigeria on fire

There is currently a fierce online debate caused by some tweets made by a Nigerian living abroad.

This has caused a furore by Nigerians who feel insulted by the tweets

Continue below to see the explosive reactions

"Ladies, you don't have to be a hoe to be relevant"-Victoria Kimani

Chocolate City Kenyan artiste, Victoria Kimani has some salient words for young ladies

"I stripped before actors to prove my bum is real"-Upcoming actress Tonia Okoro

While speaking to Vanguard, upcoming Yoruba Nollywood actress Tonia Okoro gave her huge bum credit for causing the major embarrassments of her life, including one time when she had to bare her naked buttocks before her transfixed colleagues.
"That will be when some actors accused me of wearing fake hips and bum. At first I thought it was a joke but they were dead serious about it."

Drama as alleged Winners Chapel member pulls gun on FRSC officials for over seat belt (vid)

Although yesterday, Sunday was the Christian Sabbath day which should have been kept holy, there was nothing holy in the drama that ensued after a man at the Durumi area, few yards from Winner’s Chapel in Abuja, pulled out a gun and threatened to blow off the heads of Federal Road Safety (FRSC) officials for trying to impound his vehicle.

Queen Elizabeth's family has first official gay member! Cousin comes out of closet

A member of the Royal Family has become the first ever to come out as gay.

Lord Ivar Mountbatten, a cousin of Queen Elizabeth, has become the first member of the British royal family to come out as gay.

Lord Ivar who has three children with ex-wife Penelope (Penny) Thompson, came out over the weekend saying he had struggled with his sexuality.

Apparently, there's a 'Nigerian Society For The Prevention of Cruelty to Animals' since 1947

Every day we hear different kinds of news about the bad treatment of animals in Nigeria, the decimation of marine wildlife (crocodiles have become an endangered species, seriously. They are daily killed and turned to pepper soup) so my shock is better imagined when I discovered we have a society that champions the fair treatment of animals in Nigeria.

Since 1947 for that matter. I wonder why they aren't active? We seriously need them to deal with those pervs around who rape animals.


"It will never be well with APC"- Man cries as he is now forced to fry his own Garri

Citizen Ndukaku Nwamadu is a very unhappy man right now. He went to his Facebook to vent on his displeasure at being forced to go back to his village in Abia state to fry his own Gari for consumption because he can't afford to buy from the market.

"It will never be well with this apc lead government,look at what they turn me into ,for over 20years now, I never drag GARRI from village since ,but now I can't aford to buy a common paint of garri,apc change is nothing but suicide,may chukwuokikeabiama bless my parents for given me this opportunity.daddy and mumy may your days be long .iseeee"
Closer posts and photos of the hapless man after the cut. I think I may have to start making my own fufu too. Lol

Nigerians slam Toke Makinwa for this controversial photo...

Toke Makinwa is the cover girl for the latest issue of Fame Magazine, and the theme for the September Issue shoot shows Toke Makinwa in a slum neighborhood. In one of the photos, Toke stands tall, angelic and regal in the midst of shabbily dressed kids.

This photo in particular has being being heavily criticized by Nigerians as promoting Western media's racist notions that Africa is filled with poor communities.

Another view holds that the contrast between Toke and the kids is too glaring to be ignored as she stands like a white goddess in the midst of black shabbiness. Some even pointed out that there are only two kids smiling in the photo.

Read the comments after the cut

Just in: Police arrest Rasak Alabi, in-law who battered wife's niece (pictured)

The Lagos State Police Command has just arrested Mr. Rasak Alabi, the man who allegedly battered his wife’s niece, Latifat Adeyemi, in Ikorodu for using air conditioner. If you missed it, click here

It was reported that last Friday, Alabi hit Adeyemi on the head and face with a spanner, and whipped her with a piece of cable. Adeyemi's nose was shattered and her right eye damaged after the beating from her in-law.

Cheating boyfriend gives world's most ridiculous excuse for his love bite

A guy has come up with what is quite possibly the world’s worst excuse for a 'mysterious' love bite that appeared on his neck. A love bite, also known as 'hickey' appears when your partner playfully bites on a your neck or torso during lovemaking.

Knowing there was no way he was going to be able to conceal this particular evidence of his philandering, Alex the cheat Snapchatted his girlfriend and said:

Photo of the day!

Lol. Don't you just love advertising?

"Submission in marriage is not slavery"-Man proudly eulogises his submissive wife on Facebook

Senior Adviser in the African Union (AU) Remi Adeoye has used his 23 year old marriage as a reference point in highlighting his point of view on the issue of wife's submission to her husband in marriage.

He used his wife as an example, proudly announcing to the world that his wife treats him like a King and is very submissive, despite being a CEO of a company.

Read the interesting piece below

Guy confesses to his Nigerian parents that he's impregnated a girl, their response is hilarious

This social media narrates the hilarious drama that ensued when his 21 year old cousin broke the news to his parents that he had gotten someone pregnant.

'Oti di okunrin ni yen'- You are now a man

After the news broke, things quickly escalated hilariously.

Continue after the cut

Sad! South African music legend Mandoza dies of brain cancer aged 38

South African Kwaito legend Mandoza yesterday died at the age of 38.

His family confirmed that he lost his battle to cancer yesterday, about a year after he had been diagnosed with a brain tumour.

After 15 years of childlessness, Council chairman welcomes twin babies

The Chairman of Oshimili South Local Government Council, Asaba, Delta State, Chux Obusom has waited 15 years to share this testimony.

Swankyjerry styles Juliet Ibrahim for 'Launch of Shades', and she is stunning!

The beautiful actress stepped out for launch of Juliet Ibrahim's lipstick & Eye lashes brand, looking all gloriously glammed up.

Juliet was styled by celebrity stylist Swankyjerry. More photos after after the cut .

Ladies, is this wedding 'gown' tacky or daring? (photo)

21st century brides are getting more and more daring in their bridal attires

I don't know what the bride and groom were thinking, neither do i know the preacher who joined them but this is just...Lol

Meet Ebere, female Ojuelegba motorcylist 'destined to be an Okada rider'

If the Ojuelegba axis of Lagos is your daily route, you may have at one point or the other come across Ebere Azubuike, the resident female Okada rider. Her story will wow you as well as proving that being a woman is not a limitation to work and make money.

Although Ebere got into the business of commercial motorcycling by accident, she’s convinced that it’s her fate to be in the male-dominated terrain.
“I believe my destiny is in Okada because it helps me feed my family and live well with it”, Ebere said, just as her male colleagues giggled and chuckled endlessly, making no attempt to shield their fascination at the attention she was getting from a reporter and photo-journalist.

Photos: Oby Ohiakim is pregnant again with her second child!

How time flies! 

Just around this time in 2014, Obiageli and hubby Obinna Ohakim, first son of former Imo state Governor, Ikedi Ohakim welcomed their first baby in the United States. Now, barely two years after, the lovely couple are expecting their second baby.

The couple wedded July, 2013 and welcomed their first son Jayden, September 2014. Any moment from now we will hear the patter of more little feet. Beautiful family.

More pics when you continue.

Photo: Pretty teacher kidnapped at her home in Kaduna 3.00am this morning

According to online reports, a teacher named working at LEA Maiduguri Rd Primary School, Kaduna Fatima Umar,  was this morning kidnapped at home around 3am by unknown persons.

 The kidnappers are yet to contact the family and her whereabouts remain unknown.

AlexReports decorated with Abuja Entertainment Promoter Award (photos)

 The 15th Edition of Most Beautiful Girl In Abuja ‎which took centre stage at Transcorp Hilton in a fully packed congress hall, had the high and mighty in the corridors of power and entertainment present.  In truth, the colourful lights and illumination that besieged the place, could be best describe as glorious and glamorous.

My first date after my separation, I cried on my way home - Toke Makinwa reveals as she covers Fame Extra magazine

Media personality Toke Makinwa has revealed a lot in this interview with Latasha Ngwube as she covers Fame Extra magazine debut tagged “The Rebirth”.

She talks about misconceptions about marriage, the upsides to being single, dating again, fashion and lots more. Read below...

Nollywood actress Thelma Okoduwa opens up on why she took a break from acting

Nollywood actress and mother of 2 Thelma Okoduwa, took a break from acting when she got married in 2009.

In this new interview with Punch Spice, she opens up on her marriage and her career.

See Seun Kuti's reaction to Cossy Orjiakor naming her cats Buhari and Goodluck

The youngest son of late legendary afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti, Seun Kuti, has reacted to Cossy naming her cats Buhari and Goodluck. Read here if you miss.

Recall that a man was arrested few weeks ago for naming his dog 'Buhari'. Seun Kuti reacted in a tweet response to Punch. Read below...

Lol...Caption this photo

Singer Timi Dakolo has given his own caption as he shared the photo, he said; BEFORE THE RECESSION BECOMES OBVIOUS... LET ME EAT FOR THE FUTURE...

Lol, give your own caption.

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