Saturday, February 4

Hot Aproko Gist (Vol 1 2017) don land, with 'Angel Take It Inside'!!!

My lovely Lailans,

How every every? Nigerians are not smiling at all...But with God on our side,we go overcome. 
Yass!!!..Aproko gist don land brekete..I just wan greet una first..I know say country pipu

Southern Kaduna crisis: Audu Maikori apologizes for saying 5 students were killed

Chocolate City founder, Audu Maikori, has apologized to the College of Education in Gidan-Waya, Kaduna and the Kaduna State Government, for sending out false information about an attack on the school.

Maikori at the time claimed that six students of the school were killed by Fulani herdsmen, including his driver’s younger brother.

The College of Education released a statement denying the incident and Maikori faced a lot of backlash on social media, with many saying he posted fake pictures.

However, he has now published a retraction on his Facebook page and claims his driver, a certain Simon Joseph, misled him.

His statement in full is below:

Photos: Politicians, Deltans storm Osubi Airport to welcome Ibori

Prominent politicians in Delta State, indigenes have besieged the Osubi Airstrip in Okpe Local Government Area of the state where ex-Governor James Ibori is expected to land.

According to reports, following the news of Ibori's arrival, markets and shops in Oghara, country home of the former governor, have been shut.

Olorogun Paul Abu told Punch at the airstrip where thousands of persons are awaiting Ibori’s arrival:
“We’re excited our brother is back hale and hearty. Today is a remarkable day and a day

Stanley Uzochukwu pays his mentor, Tony Elumelu courtesy visit

Chairman of Stanel Group, Stanley Uzochukwu, over the week honoured his mentor, Tony Elumelu with a courtesy visit with a team of his staff in appreciation of his mentorship.

The Chairman, United Bank of African (UBA), Transcorp, Heirs Holdings, Anthony Elumelu was said to have inspired Stanley through his inspirational words when the duo met for the first time at a Maritime Security Retreat held at the Aso Villa, Abuja in 2012.

The meeting also had in attendance the former president Goodluck Jonathan and the former finance

Photos from Yvonne Jegede's wedding to Abounce today

Nollywood actress Yvonne Jegede's wedding to fiance and boo of 10 years, Olakunle Fawole aka Abounce, late Bukky Ajayi's son is going on right now in Lagos.

More pics below.

James Ibori picked up by DSS at Abuja airport for interrogation

Moments after ex-convict James Ibori landed Abuja after returning from UK today, he was picked up by the DSS in Abuja for debriefing.

According to SaharaReporters, their British government sources indicated that Mr. James Ibori was "returned" to Nigeria. He was deported after serving jail term.

 James Ibori is still undergoing interrogation at the DSS office in Abuja. A DSS source said Ibori was taken from the airport to DSS.

David Beckham embroiled in messy scandal after hackers leaked his private emails

David Beckham’s multi-million pound image was shattered last night after damning emails leaked by hackers revealed he used charity work as part of a desperate campaign to win a knighthood.

In a series of bombshell leaks, the football legend branded the honours committee “unappreciative c****” and dismissed lower awards, ranting: “Unless it’s a knighthood f*** off.”

As reported by a number of European media outlets, including L’Equipe, the furious star also: allegedly:

  • Initially refused to use his own money to fund his charity and turned down millions of pounds

Shocking new law allows rapists to SUE victims who want an abortion

A rapist will soon be able to sue his victim if she wants an abortion after a new law was passed in America.

The shocking act could come into effect as early as this spring and will allow members of the rape victim’s own family to stop a termination by suing the abortion provider.

The Arkansas Act 45, which has been passed in the southern US state of the same name, does not include an exception clause for rape by a spouse or incest, meaning the foetus’s father could sue an

US jails Nigerian 27 years for internet love scam

A Nigerian man Olayinka Ilumsa Sunmola, has been sentenced to 27 years in jail by a US court for an international romance scam he perpetrated from 2007 to 2014.

Lagos-born Sunmola, who was the ringleader of a love scam organisation based in South Africa,  was also ordered to repay $1.7m.

Sumola and others scammed many American women of millions of dollars while parading themselves as American soldiers stationed overseas or  engineers working on a large government contract in South Africa.

They cultivated romantic relationships with dozens of women using pictures of men they found online, sometimes pictures of dead servicemen from memorial websites.

Prosecutors said Sumola’s activities drove some to bankruptcy and at least one to the brink of suicide.

The 33-year-old showered the women with poetry, cards, flowers, stuffed animals, and chocolates until he has successfully entrapped them. Once his target his entrapped, Sunmola began to

Photos from Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe's wife's 70th birthday

Prof. Uche Azikiwe, Wife of the former Premier of the Eastern Region and Nigeria's first President, late Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe, turned 70 today.

His Excellency, Enugu state Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi was at the Zik's Residence, Onuiyi Haven, Nsukka, for the 70th birthday celebration. More photos below.

Obituary of another young Nigerian woman who died after childbirth

Uchechi, an intelligent young girl from Ehime Mbano, got married last year to her love, Collins Ogbonna from Mgbuji, Eha-Amufu in Enugu State but died after giving birth to their first child, a bouncing baby boy.

She was buried yesterday and here are photos from her funeral.

Uchechi holds an NCE, B. sc. and PGD in Accountancy. She was supposed to defend her MSC in Accountancy this month at UNIZIK. May her gentle soul rest in peace.  More pics below.

DSS arrests, arraigns Warri lawyer over Support for Suleman Whatsapp message

Operatives of the Department of State Services have arrested and arraigned a Warri-based legal practitioner and son of the South-South Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria, Mr. Tareri Avwomakpa, over his Whatsapp message allegedly calling for support for General Overseer, Omega Fire Ministries, Apostle Johnson Suleman.

Punch reports that Tareri, who was on Tuesday invited to the Delta State office of the Service in Asaba, the state capital, was however detained and later charged at a magistrate’s court. He was later

Kim Kardashian reveals 20 weird facts about herself you never knew before

Kim Kardashian, 36, took to her website on Feb. 2 to let fans in on some things they’ve probably never heard about her before.

 Think you know everything there is to know about Kim? We guarantee this is the first time you’ll hear some of these confessions! Check ’em out, as told by Kim, below:
  • 1. Kourtney and I were in the same Spanish class in high school. I was so smart I advanced a year! JK! She had to repeat a year of Spanish. But it was the best year because we had it together.
  • 2. I crack my hands every morning.
  • 3. I had a dark mole on my forehead that I had removed 3 times and it is a skin color and

Abuja lady laments after cows destroyed her farm while their Fulani owners watched

 Benny Umoren was shocked beyond words when she returned home from work yesterday and met cows eating up vegetables in her farm while the Fulani herdsboys in charge of the cows watched.

It even gets more painful reading Benny say she couldn't do anything because she didn't want to offend the boys as their cows destroyed her farm to avoid attacks. Read her post below:
Please anywhere you are friends just observe a minute silence for my farm. Yes please do it, it means a lot to me. 
I can't control the tears. My pepper and vegetables farm just disappeared because we are

Another drunk in love couple shares loved up photos

Things we see on social media! Look at how she's giggling.. love nwantinti. lol

Jehovah Witness lady dies after refusing transfusion during childbirth (photo)

A Jehovah Witness church member named Peace Euodia has died after she had excess bleeding during childbirth and refused blood transfusion because of her faith.

According to Ossai Ovie:
RELIGIOUS DOCTRINE: Peace Euodia died of excess bleeding during child delivery, because Her church, Jehovah Witness Church does not permit her to accept blood transfusion.
Why will Jehovah Witness church not allow her to receive blood from someone because

Fire guts Girls' boarding school in Sapele, Delta State (photos)

The Chude Girls Grammar school in Sapele, Delta state was this morning ravaged by fire. According to Facebook user/eyewitness Sapele Oghenek, the cause of the fire is not known.

The students woke up this morning and were shocked to see one of their blocks on fire. Men of the fire service reportedly arrived the scene twice and have been unable to contain the fire. More pics below.

Check out these pre-wedding photos of two pilots in love

Ajibola Sinmisola and heartthrob Tony Crown are two pilots who are so in love they will soon become Mr & Mrs.

But before that happens, check out their beautiful pre-wedding photos.

After the cut is Bola's testimony of how love found her at the 11th hour.

Minister Solomon Dalung buries wife Mrs Briskila (photos)

The remains of the first wife of  Minister of Sports and Youth Development, Solomon Dalung, is being laid to rest in Sabon Gida, Langtang South of Plateau state as you read this.

Mrs Briskila Uren Dalung had died last Sunday, 29th of January, 2017. May her soul rest in peace. More photos below.

Caption This

lmaoo.. who has a better caption? In the picture are Big Brother Naija housemates Kemen and Bisola kissing.

Mimi Orjiekwe’s baby shower photos

Nollywood actress, Mimi Orjiekwe is pregnant with her first baby, a girl, and had a baby shower last night to celebrate.

 See more photos after the cut.

Photos from Samson Siasia’s daughter's wedding

Super Eagles coach, Samson Siasia and his wife Sandra, on February 3, 2017  gave out their daughter Sanita to her husband Henry Jamell.

The traditional wedding, which attracted guests from far and near, including actress Ibinabo Fiberesima, took place at Siasia's compound, Odoni Village, Sagbama LGA, Bayelsa State. More photos below.

James Ibori has arrived Nigeria!

Former Delta State Governor, James Onanefe Ibori has arrived Nigeria from London.

He arrived Abuja on Saturday morning and is reportedly on his way to his hometown, Oghara in Delta State.

The former Governor was jailed in London on fraud charges totaling nearly £50m. According to BBC, the ex-governor agreed to be deported after serving half of his 13-year sentence for fraud totalling nearly £50m (about N19.462.224.748) in December, 2016.

He was jailed in the UK on April 2012 for stealing the funds mostly from the coffers of Delta State government.

Details later.

Justin Bieber finally returns to Instagram

Justin Bieber has returned to Instagram after a 22 week hiatus from the social media network.

He returned yesterday, Friday Feb. 3rd after deactivating his account last August due to fans' harsh messages towards his then-rumored girlfriend Sofia Richie.

When it was reactivated on Friday, all his previous posts were returned, as well as his 77.1 million

There’s no travel ban on Nigerians – US envoy

The United States has said Nigerians will not be banned from entering the country contrary to speculations of many.

The US Ambassador to Nigeria , Ambassador W. Stuart Symington who said this yesterday during a press briefing in Abuja, stated that the US holds Nigeria in high esteem and would not ban its citizens

Woman faints twice after reading her sack letter in Kaduna

A mother of two, Asmau Sulaiman, fainted twice on Tuesday after she received her sack letter from her employer, Kaduna Electric.

Mrs. Suleiman was among 530 workers disengaged by the electricity distribution company.

According to PremiumTimes, some of her colleagues said she slumped immediately she read the content of the sack letter.
“She fainted again as we helped her down from the office on the first floor”, said Rilwan

Kenyan man exposes lady who allegedly gave him HIV on Facebook

A Kenyan man  named Ken Karimi has exposed on Facebook, a woman who allegedly gave him HIV and allegedly, is on a spree to infect more Kenyan men with the deadly virus.

The man confessed that he was infected by the girl after a night of unbridled debauchery. He was too drunk the night he slept with her, so didn't wear a condom. He got to find out he was infected after he and the girl got into a heated argument.

Food for thought, guys... If you want long life, let your wife be in-charge of your salary


  • 1. My son, if you keep spending on a woman and she never asked you if you’re saving or investing, and she keeps enjoying the attention, don’t marry her.
  • 2. My son, a woman could be a good wife to you, some could be a good mother to your children but if you’ve found a woman like a mother to you, your children and your family, please don’t let her go.
  • 3. My son, don’t confine the position of your wife to the kitchen, where did you get that from?

Actress Empress Njamah says there's no expiry date for getting married

Nollywood actress Empress Njamah has in a new interview with TheNation said there's no expiry date for getting married.

This happened when she was asked when she plans to settle down. Empress replied:
There is never an expiry date for getting married. I don’t know why people keep asking this question.
When asked if her status as a celebrity could be one of the reasons for her delay in getting married:
It has nothing to do with it. It could happen to anyone; they are some people who won’t

Day I slept with 3 men – 19 year old Nigerian sex worker recounts

Nineteen-year old Favour Samuel from Igbariola in Odu Local Government area of Delta State is in a dilemma, after giving up her lucrative sex work, while being three months pregnant.

Samuel’s story is that of a helpless adolescent, whose survival in life only lies in her personal struggle, since her parents could not fend for her.  After finishing her secondary education in her hometown, she could not continue her education in view of  her poor background.

Then in her family, she was like the breadwinner, supporting her poor mother to provide for the family. She also joined her friends to do menial jobs to meet up with the family responsibilities.

At a stage, her family situation became so tough that she got tired of bearing the hardship in the village. Thereafter, she relocated to Lagos to ‘hustle’ to survive and continue her education.

On her arrival in July 2016, she was lucky to secure a job in a canteen at Orile where she worked for

I’m single and very available – Phyno

Azubuike Chibuzo Nelson popularly known as Phyno, has declared he is single and available in a new interview with SunNews.

  • Who is your crush in the industry?

Crushes come and go, I think I have grown pass that stage right now.

  • Okay, is marriage on your mind?

14 year old housemaid who kidnapped boss' baby says stranger told her to do it

The 14 year old housemaid who kidnapped her boss' 22-month-old daughter, Mayowa Aweda, at Unity Estate, Idimu, Lagos, has narrated what happened and how she did it.

According to the little girl named Christianah, from Iseyin, Oyo State, who was taken in by the Aweda family and put in school, she was told by one Matthew to bring the little girl.

According to her, the yet-to-be-identified Matthew also took both of them on a motorcycle to Oshodi and instructed them to sleep under the bridge till the following morning.

It was under the Oshodi bridge around 2am that men of the Lagos State Police Command found the

I’ll sue Kemi Olunloyo if she accuses me unjustly again – Angela Okorie

Nollywood actress Angela Okorie has warned she won't hesitate to take legal actions if social media personality, Kemi Olunloyo defames her again.

Angela who is currently filming in the US declared her readiness to go after Olunloyo with the full force of law if she continues to accuse her unjustly.  Angela told Saturday Beats:
“Next time she opens her mouth wide again and the sewage spews out, my lawyers will go fast and hard after her.  The law, the court, is the only way to put a mad dog on a

My child is coming soon – Rita Dominic

40 year old delectable Nollywood actress, Rita Dominic, has reiterated that she would soon have a child.

You recall that last year, during a Facebook live chat, she spoke on her plans for motherhood. She told her fans that she loved children and she was working on getting one.

In a new interview with Saturday Beats, Rita fondly called Riri, reiterated that saying:
“You know I don’t normally answer questions about my private life but my child is

Prince Harry spotted holding hands with girlfriend Meghan Markle (photos)

Hand in hand, 32 year old Prince Harry and his actress girlfriend Meghan Markle, 35, walked through the streets of London after a romantic dinner at trendy private members' club Soho House on Wednesday.

The prince was pictured with the American-born divorcee, who has been spending a lot of time with him at Kensington Palace as rumours of their impending engagement continue to grow.

They say Harry has fallen 'heads over heels' for the actress and is desperately keen for their relationship to work. He has long wanted to settle down and have children, while Miss Markle is said

4 year old girl dies after mother kicked her stomach for not brushing her teeth

A four-year-old girl who was allegedly kicked in the stomach by her own mother for not brushing her teeth has died.

Iris Hernandez-Rivas, 20, of Gaithersburg in Maryland, called emergency services on 911 at around 12:30pm yesterday afternoon. According to FOX 5 she reported that her daughter was simply unresponsive.

Police and paramedics rushed to her apartment, where the mother told them her daughter had gone into the bathroom at about 11:15 am and started the shower.

She is then said to have claimed that around 15-20 minutes later she found her daughter lying face

15,000 youths to welcome President Buhari from vacation

The National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), says it has mobilised no fewer than 15,000 Nigerian youths to welcome President Muhammadu Buhari at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja, from vacation.

The President proceeded on a 10-day vacation in London on Jan. 23 and is expected to return to Nigeria on Feb. 6, 2017.

Malam Gambo Jagindi, Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President of NYCN, Murtala Gamji, made the disclosure in a statement made available to newsmen on Friday in Abuja. J

agindi said that time had come for Nigerian youths, who are the future leaders of the country to show

Seun Egbegbe’s manager denies arrest despite several proofs

Lagos big boy, Seun Egbegbe was arrested in Gbagada two days ago for fraud. There’s a report that his manager has denied the arrest saying ‘Nothing of such’ happened.


Seun was mobbed and arrested in November 2016 when he tried stealing nine iPhones at Computer Village in Ikeja. He's expected to appear before an Ikeja Magistrate’s Court over the theft case  on Wednesday, February 8.

Only for him to get arrested again at the general hospital in Gbagada, Lagos after trying to dupe bureau de change operators of millions of naira while pretending to be a medical doctor.

The press statement released by the state’s Police PRO read:

Police beg 2Face, others to shelve protests

The Police High Command has pleaded with musician 2Face Idibia and others to shelve their planned protests against the Buhari administration, in the interest of peace and public order.

In a statement Friday night issued in Abuja, the police said they were in possession of ‘credible intelligence’ that some other groups are planning a counter protest or marches between 5 February and 6 February, the days the 2Face group has also planned to hold protests in some parts of the country.
“If these various planned protests/ demonstrations are held as scheduled, that there may be breakdown of law and order, with attendant loss of lives and property”. the police said

Bobrisky shares new photo

The bleaching expert also recounted his experience with a woman who thought he wasn't Nigerian.

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