Saturday, December 24

Photos: Released Chibok girls travel home for Christmas

It was an emotional scene in Yola, Adamawa State, on Thursday, as the recently released 21 Chibok girls stopped over, on their way home for Christmas and New Year celebrations.


The girls, released in October, were abducted alongside over 200 others in April 2014.
They were escorted to Yola by operatives of the State Security Service, and the military.

The Adamawa State governor, Bindo Jibrilla, said the girls’ reunion with their families was an event many prayed for.
“For me, it is a rare opportunity to see you in Adamawa healthy and sound, we are grateful to almighty Allah and also commend the present administration for the efforts in

Physically challenged Nigerian guy's touching Christmas wish goes viral




All Ibrahim Omotosho wants for Christmas this year is just a new wheelchair.. See a photo of him after the cut.

How Is the Christmas Season at Your End, Guys?

Lmaooo....



Just wanted to let you all know we will be having a cash giveaway tomorrow to celebrate. Ok? Meanwhile, how is the Christmas Season at your end?



19 year old Nigerian footballer weds Kannywood actress (photos)

Ex-Nigeria U20 star Musa Yahaya has quit bachelorhood after he took Kannywood star Saudah as wife in Kaduna today. 


Musa Yahaya, has represented Nigeria at the U17, U20 and Olympic levels.

The 19-year-old forward is on contract with Portuguese giants FC Porto but currently on loan to Portimonense S.C. in the Portuguese Segunda Liga.
Guests at their wedding included fellow Nigerian stars Sulaiman ‘Daddy’ Abdullahi, Lukman Zakari, Abdullahi Alfa, Nigeria U17 coach Manu Garba as well as the player’s agent Babawo Mohammed. 

Check out these awesome pencil drawings by a 7 year old boy (photos)


This young boy and his awesome drawings were spotted on the streets of Kampala, Uganda. According to the person who spotted him and shared photo online:
"He doesn't go to school. His family can not afford to. He sits and draws pictures. People pass, some kind enough to drop a few coins. His mum collects the money and thanks them. I sat with them for bout 30mins and watched him draw. Fascinating. A gift I've always envied."

Nigerian guy proposes to fiancee again after she misplaced first engagement ring

This beautiful scenario played out at @Miss_Japaree's introduction ceremony.

She had misplaced her first engagement ring and her hubby-to-be decided to surprise her by proposing to her again at their introduction ceremony. Can you beat that?



 Check out her bling after the cut.

Photo: MMM participant allegedly dupes fellow member he was matched with

Ij cried out on Facebook:

I was matched with this guy whose image is attached on MMM. His name is Ezenagu Chukwudi, a student of caleb university. His phone number is 08154264497. I was supposed to pay him the sum of 308,000 but i mistakenly transferred 380,000 to his account. He confirmed receiving the funds into his account and promised to send me the

Yahoo boy pastors who say drinking beer is a sin are liars - OAP Freeze

Freeze has shared his thoughts on whether drinking alcohol is a sin or not. Below is what he wrote on his Instagram page:


The preaching of Yahoo Boy pastors declaring alcohol as sinful, has no biblical approval, and forms the core of deviant teachings, that largely serve to promote Legendary embellishment and mind altering doctrines. ~FRZ 
On January 4 2016, I went to a church on admiralty way, near the petrol station in Lekki, and the pastor made an altar call, asking anyone who had taken as much as a glass of champagne, wine or any form of alcohol to come forward for deliverance! People who

EFCC gives another epic reply to a Twitter user




LOL!  The replies from the EFCC Twitter  handle is always hilarious. See another after the cut....

Annie Idibia and her daughters goof around in new photo



The mum shared the beautiful photo with her girls off to the cinema.

Young girls from Rivers state go half naked to celebrate culture

The young girls are reportedly from the Okirika local government in Rivers state. 




 More photos after the cut. 

Check out these supercars of Nigeria! (photos)

This Nigerian luxury car owner says he pays his tithe:


This one was spotted in Enugu:

Guy openly warns serial boyfriend snatcher about to be disgraced in Lagos



Tweets continue after the cut. This is big trouble!

Photos: Lagos pastor preaches from Range Rover rooftop

Rev Ben Eragbai, founder and president of Divine Appointment Ministry, Lagos shared the pictures on Facebook and said:
"For I am not ashamed of the Gospel of christ."(Rom 1:16) This what I church without walls! It was really great dancing( like David did) and preaching the gospel on the street of Lagos with my precious church members. Although I understand this is abnormal but it's all for the kingdom! Merry Christmas and prosperous new year in advance to you all! Stay Rapturable'

More photos after the cut

Photo of the day!: Humblesmith bows for Wizkid

This was at the 2016 Headies Awards which held two nights ago at Eko Hotel & Suites in Victoria Island. Humblesmith ran into starboy Wizzy while walking the red carpet and bowed when they shook hands.



Kemi Olunloyo’s father has called me to apologize – Actor Jide Kosoko

Veteran actor, Jide Kosoko, was one time suspected of being a ritualist by Kemi Olunloyo because he had lost three wives.



In a new interview with Saturday Beats, Jide addressed Kemi's allegations saying she only spoke her mind and she had a right to air her opinion. 
He further said that it was a closed chapter because Kemi Olunloyo's father called him to apologise for his daughter’s utterance.

Jide told SB:
 “I do not want to go to Kemi Olunloyo’s issue because the chapter is closed. I do not want to dwell much on it because when people approached me and informed me of what she was saying, I said she was entitled to her opinion. 
She was voicing out, what about those that would not say anything but in their mind,

Photos: Cat grows severe dreadlocks after owner abandoned it for years

Cat who was abandoned for years by her Alzheimer's-suffering owner was found covered matted in fur 'dreadlocks'.


Horrifying photographs show the neglected calico cat named Hidey with matted fur forming 'dreadlocks' on her body.

Images of the overweight feline, who belonged to an elderly man with Alzheimer's, were posted on Facebook Friday by the Animal Rescue League Shelter & Wildlife Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
The post said: 
'This poor cat was brought to our clinic yesterday after her elderly (owner) had to move to a nursing home. She suffered from severe matting (dreadlocks, really), the likes of

Single mother begs public for help over seriously obese twin sons (photos)

A single mother in northeast China’s Shenyang city is asking for help from the public for her twin sons, both of whom are seriously obese, and both of whom have autism.


While the elder son Zhang Hangjun weighed 550 pounds with a 300cm waist, his younger brother Zhang Yuanjun weighed 275 pounds. Both aged 22, added to their suffering of cerebral palsy and autism, also have severe learning disability. The elder brother’s IQ is reportedly equivalent to that of a 1-year-old child. 

At 22, he has He just learnt how to say the word “mom” in recent years. Their mother, Ma,

Story of a Nigerian soldier

As shared by Nigerian soldier Chibuzor Ever:


It is not easy been a soldier!!We have cloth in our wardrobes but the nature of the job leaves no chance to wear them!!
 Patrol and escort both in the summer and winter dressing combatantly everyday like an astonaut
While others are asleep we are awake... While you drink table water and beverages in your homes, we manage water in the

Funke Akindele loved up with her husband, JJC (photos)


Funke shared the pic on her Instagram page. See another after the cut.

Woman allegedly stabbed, attacked by husband's alleged mistress OAP Divine Ighovie cries out


This drama is happening right now on Jessica Taylor Omamuli's Facebook page.

Jessica Taylor Omamuli says popular Quest FM OAP,  Divine Ighovie is her husband's mistress. Divine allegedly stormed her home to attack her with thugs, stabbed her, stripped her naked and videoed it.



Check out 10 countries of the world that banned Christmas

There are still a number of countries in this world where Christians are forbidden from celebrating the day associated with the birth of Jesus. Check them out below:


  • 1. England

'A wife material must be a lady who adds value to your life, sex is not value' - Reno Omokri

Beautiful gospel according to Reno Omokri:


"When your salary increases, don't buy a bigger car, instead, buy bigger investments. Cars grow older, investments grow bigger. Remember, the day your company doesn't need you, they'll sack you. Don't wait for it. Start growing your business and sack them first. Finally, when you are ready for marriage, note that a wife material must be a lady who adds value to your life. To avoid ambiguity, sex is not value. Even a prostitute can provide that #RenosNuggets"

See reason Buhari gave for not visiting Enugu for South-East economic, security summit

The Presidency last night debunked reports that President Muhammadu Buhari snubbed the south-east economic and security summit held in Enugu on Thursday.


A statement by his spokesman, Mallam Garba Shehu stated that the president had earlier accepted a request by the Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu to attend at the said date only for some stakeholders to tell him later that the date was close to Christmas and as such may clash with the peoples activities.

The statement reads in full: 
“Contrary to media reports alleging that President Muhammadu Buhari snubbed the

Blac Chyna & Rob Kardashian back together after blow up fight! (photos)

Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna are back together! 



As we reported over the weekend, after her Instagram was hacked, Blac Chyna and Dream Kardashian packed their bags and abandoned Rob Kardashian a week before the holidays. There are even reports the two had a physical altercation days prior.

Fast forward to Friday, it looks like the controversial couple have patched things up and are

Can you name the Nigerian artistes in this photo?




Can you correctly name ALL the Nigerian artistes in this image? lol. Try it, let's see.

I contemplated suicide over FIFA suspension – Eboue

Ex-Arsenal defender Emmanuel Eboue has told the Daily Telegraph his one-year ban from football following a contractual dispute with a former agent has left him feeling suicidal.


Eboue, 33, was suspended by FIFA from all football activities in March due to the disagreement with his representative and immediately had his contract with Sunderland terminated despite having signed for the club earlier in the month.

Since then the former Ivory Coast international has been restricted to training with a semi-

Why Obas inherit wives of former kings - Kiladejo, Osemawe of Ondo

The Osemawe of Ondo Kingdom, His Royal Majesty, Oba Victor Kiladejo, revealed why Obas inherit wives of formers kings in a new interview with Punch.


Excerpts:

  • It is also a traditional norm for kings to inherit the wives of former kings. Does it also happen in Ondo Kingdom?

It happens in all Yoruba land. When an Oba transits, the new Oba inherits the wives and children of all the past Obas. What that means is that it is the responsibility of the king to

Jealous brothel customer kills six 'cos favorite prostitute was with another customer

A customer at a Brazilian brothel went into a jealous rage and killed six people when he was told the prostitute he wanted was with another man.


 Brazil authorities said on Friday that when the man, William Roberto Ferreira Costa, 27, arrived at the Leo Drinks Bar prostitution house and learnt the woman he wanted was unavailable, he returned to his car for a revolver, opened fire and killed the brothel's 72-year-old owner, her 29-year-old

Gunmen kidnap 3 female passengers in God is Good Motors (photo)

A 38-year old woman, Ms. Naomi Obot, and two other women were reportedly  kidnapped by armed bandits at about 6:30 pm on Thursday while traveling from Lagos through Abagi to Abuja in a bus owned by the transport company,  God is Good Motors.



According to SaharaReporters, Ms. Obot and the two other women were on the first bus that departed the company's Lagos terminal at about 6 am on the 21st December.

Information shared via Ms. Obot's phone with her family from an unknown destination, where she is

Man writes heartbreaking tribute after pregnant girlfriend & their unborn baby were killed in crash

A man has written a heartbreaking tribute to his pregnant girlfriend and their unborn child after both were killed in a car crash just days before Christmas.


Brandon Forseth and Kylee Bruce, who was 18 weeks pregnant, were looking forward to "the best Christmas ever" and had already wrapped presents for their baby when the tragedy occurred.

The young couple was keeping the pregnancy a secret,  planning to make the big announcement to their wider circle of family and friends in just two weeks.

After Kylee died in a crash Brandon was forced to make the heartbreaking announcement that their

Couple married 64 years grasp each other's hands before dying minutes apart (photos)

A couple married for 64 years spent their final few moments together clutching each other's hands tightly before dying minutes apart in neighbouring hospital beds.


Dolores Winstead, 83, and husband Trent Winstead, 88, from Tennessee died in Nashville's Saint Thomas West Hospital - five weeks short of their 64th wedding anniversary.

Only days earlier Dolores had been completely healthy when Trent was admitted over his failing kidneys.

They had been by each other's side for six decades.

Celebrity Scandals That Rocked 2016

Scandals are common occurrences in the entertainment industry and Nigeria is not different. This year, there were a lot of scandals recorded, many of which made headlines for weeks.

Here is a list of the top scandals in the entertainment industry in 2016.

  • Don Jazzy Versus Olamide At The Headies


Scandals kicked off on the very first day of the year. At the 2015 Headies, which actually took place on the 1st of January, 2016, there was a lot of drama that led to two power houses in the Nigeria music scene going head to head.

The brouhaha started when Mavin artiste, Reekado Banks won the coveted Next Rated Artiste Category.  This obviously didn’t go down well with Olamide whose YBNL artiste, Lil Kesh appeared

MTN denies sacking Amina Oyagbola; says they paid no bribe

MTN Nigeria has denied reports that it sacked Amina Oyagbola, the human resources and corporate service executive, for her role in the alleged bribing of Nigerian authorities to reduce its fine.

They also denied allegations that they paid bribe to have the fine slashed from N1.04 trillion to N330 billion.


The telecom giant, in a statement released on Friday, said Oyagbola made the “voluntary decision to resign after serving MTN for 12 years as the longest serving director”.

Read the full statement below:
Our attention has been drawn to a report published on December 23, 2016 by an online website – about our retiring Human Resources and Corporate Service Executive, Amina Oyagbola.
To be clear, we state without equivocation that the story is untrue, malicious, defamatory,

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