Sunday, March 5

Floyd Mayweather's luxury team bus hit by arson attack (photos)

A van belonging to Floyd Mayweather was torched last night in Birmingham as the American boxing champ's tour played the city.

Pictures circulating on social media showed one of his entourage's vans up in flames outside the International Convention Centre.

The van's artwork, emblazoned with Mayweather's "lifestyle brand" The Money Team, appeared to

Buhari: I am returning soon to continue project of fixing Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari has said he is returning soon to continue the project of fixing Nigeria after a time of rest in London.

President Buhari spoke in a telephone conversation with Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State at the weekend during which the two men paid compliments to one another on what they had done in office.

Governor Bello would be the second governor President Buhari would be speaking with after his discussion with Governor Ganduje of Kano State.

The President had also been reported to have spoken with the Minister of Sports, Solomon Dalung,

Omateki Computer boss, Florence Seriki is dead

Founder of Omatek Computer Ventures, Mrs Florence Seriki is dead. She died at the Lagos University teaching Hospital (LUTH) after a long battle with cancer.

Seriki was a notable entrepreneur and industrialist who started Omatek Ventures Plc, 22 years ago.

She was the founder and Chief Executive Officer of the first completely knocked down Computer

Kemen would have been evicted today, he had the lowest votes (See #BBNaija voting result)

Big Brother Naija housemate Kemen would have still been evicted today if he wasn't disqualified.

According to the Big Brother Naija voting result of the week, he had the lowest votes - 4.8%, followed by Uriel's 7.9% then Debbie-Rise's 8.3%.

Topping the list was Efe with 39.9%, second position went to TBoss - 14.4% then Marvis' 12.9%. Bassey came fourth with 11.8%.

Nigerians demand Debbie-Rise be evicted after she kissed Bassey while he slept (VIDEO)

Big Brother Naija housemate Debbie-Rise kissed fellow housemate Bassey some days ago while he slept, obviously without his consent. Nigerians on Twitter are now asking for her head as well after Kemen got disqualified and evicted for groping fellow housemate TBoss.

After the cut is a video of Debbie-Rise kissing Bassey while he slept and the angry reactions from Nigerians over what they called selective outrage. That how can everybody now keep quiet because this time, the 'sexual harassment victim', Bassey, is a man.

#BBNaija: It's a shame I wasn't around when they came - Soma gushes on Ese & Jon

Soma met the evicted fake housemates of the Big Brother Naija show last night at the after party of the #AMVCA2017 and he said it was a shame that he didn't get to meet them while at the #BBNaija house.

The former housemate shared the lovely photo with Ese and Jon Ogah on his social media page with the caption below.

He was also seen with Tayo Faniran, Emmanuel Ikubese and former housemate, Miyonse. More photos after the cut

"How Mercy and her boyfriend kidnapped & humiliated me" - IBBU lecturer tells his side of the story

Remember the IBBU lecturer who was humiliated by a female student and her boyfriend, caught and stripped naked while allegedly trying to sleep with a student for grade.

He has narrated his side of the ugly story, saying he was kidnapped and defamed.

He wrote 'All my life, I have always wanted to be a teacher because

Uriel evicted from the Big Brother Naija House!

Big Brother Naija housemate Uriel has been evicted from the Big Brother House.

Uriel said the person she was going to miss most was disqualified Kemen. They both got evicted same day. Uriel & Kemen join other evicted housemates, Soma, Miyonse, Ese, Jon out of the reality show.

Watch #Kemen leave Big Brother Naija house, give TBoss final goodbye hug #BBNaija

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Watch moment #Kemen got evicted from Big Brother Naija house #BBNaija

Big Brother Naija housemate Kemen sexually harassed his fellow housemate TBoss and got disqualified and evicted from the show tonight.

If you missed it, this is the moment Kemen was evicted. Watch video below:

Payporte confirms Kemen sexually harassed TBoss, releases statement

Big Brother Naija housemate Kemen groped his fellow housemate TBoss. Tonight Kemen was disqualified and evicted because of that.

Payporte, sponsors of the Big Brother Naija show, has released a statement on the groping incident between Kemen and TBoss. Read below:
Hello Everyone, 
Based on last night's footage of @Kemen_fitness making sexual moves on @officialtboss_ which sparked a large outrage, we will like to make our stance known on this matter.  
PayPorte is strongly against sexual harassment and perversion and we strongly condemn

Kemen disqualified & evicted from Big Brother Naija for groping TBoss

Big Brother Naija housemate Kemen has been disqualified and evicted from the show after he groped fellow housemate TBoss while she slept.

Statement by Big Brother read:
After this morning's incident Big Brother has made the decision to Disqualify & Evict Kemen from Big Brother Naija. 
Biggie makes it very clear he takes safety very seriously & Kemen has had a disciplinary

5-year-old boy's prank on teacher reignites hope against racism

A 5-year-old boy whose mum told he needed a haircut by his mum, had another plan. Little Jax told his mum, that he needed his hair to be shaved really short like his best friend's, Reddy, so their teacher wouldn't be able to tell them apart.

Jax's mum, stressed that hate and prejudice is something that is taught. She also revealed,

Man who raped and killed 21 cats, arrested

25-year-old Robert Roy Farmer, who has pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting 21 cats, which he killed after each sex escapade, was arrested after cops found him passed out in his car next to a dead female tabby.
A San Jose Animal Care and Services post-mortem examination, on the female tabby cat found dead in his car showed it suffered blunt force trauma.

Roy who has handed a 21 count charge of felony/animal cruelty – one for each of his feline victims, was captured on CCTV creeping up on his prey. However, Mercury news reports

Obasanjo killed my brother -Kemi Olunloyo

Controversial and investigative journalist, Kemi Olunloyo has alleged that ex-president Olusegun Obasanjo, who is celebrating his 80th birthday today, killed her brother Oyeleke.

According to her, before her brother's death on December 24rd 1999, when he was just 17,  he told Kemi and their mom that he was taken by his dad and his concubine

Prince Harry shows off his abs on Jamaican beach (photos)

Prince Harry and his girlfriend Meghan Markle attended a friend's wedding in Jamaica this Saturday, and he made sure to give Jamaica a taste of his royal physique ... which included his toned abs.

The prince was spotted enjoying the Jamaican sand and sea. Harry looked relaxed as he swam, sunbathed and drunk topless at the beach bar with some of his closest friends.

More pics below:

Photos of mosque and Islamic school built to mark Obasanjo's 80th birthday

Ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo, who is celebrating his 80th birthday today, commissioned an Islamic school and a Mosque he built in Ogun State to mark his 80th birthday.

Islamic leaders were present at the Occasion and also offered prayers for

Presidency, Big Church Foundation back 'Kick Against Rape' novelty match as final holds in Lagos (photos)

Senator Obafemi Ojudu, Special Adviser to the President on Political Matters hosted the Queen of Aso Nigeria crew in Abuja today. The crew included the reigning Queen of Aso World 2017(Queen Nancy Inyama), Queen Linda Onwordi (Queen of Aso Tourism 2016), Amb Desmond Agboola (President/CEO) and the able Brand Manager Agboola Tolu Kingsley.

The Special Adviser used the courtesy visit to thank the Queen of Aso Nigeria Organisation for a great initiative to package the KICk AGAINST RAPE Novelty Football Match between Top Beauty

Trey Songz might be going to jail for assaulting a police officer

American superstar, Tremaine Neverson a.k.a Trey Songz, who assaulted a police officer on December 28 after his Detroit concert, might be going to jail, after he rejected a plea deal that would have reduced the felony case filed against him.

The singer was arraigned on Friday at the Wayne County Circuit Court in Los Angeles,

Evangelist Patience Ozokwor leads Nollywood actors to worship at zion in warri (Photos)

Nigerian veteran actress turn evangelist, Patience Ozokwor lead her fellow Nollywood actors, the likes of Pete Edochie, Aki, Pawpaw, Okon Lagos, Francis Duru and other Nollywood personalities in Zion to acknowledge the God of Pastor Victor O. Greatman today in Warri.

What a cool way to draw others to God. More photos after the cut

Photos from Obasanjo's 80th birthday celebration

Ex-President of Nigeria and elder statesman, Olusegun Obasanjo, who said before now that he traveled to India to get his exact age, just clocked 80 and a grand occasion was held in Ogun State, to celebrate his birthday.

Former President Of Nigeria, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, President of Liberia, Ellen Johnson

After his industrial training (IT) in his boss' company, he kidnaps and kills his boss' mum

The Special Anti-Kidnapping Squad (SAKS), Ebonyi State Police Command, who collaborated with the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) and other units of the Command, has arrested one Ogbujule Chukwu Mathew from Lokpanta, Isuochi in Ummunneochi Council of Abia State, for  abducting a 59-year-old woman Catherine Okorie Chukwu, at her residence and also killing her.

Mrs. Catherine who is the mother of an Abuja based industrialist, was killed after she identified one of her abductors,

Meet woman who has written a book with her rapist, reveals why she didn't press charges against him

A rape survivor who teamed up with her own rapist to tell their story has revealed why she decided to not press charges against her then-boyfriend.

Thordis Elva, from Iceland, was just 16 years old when she was sexually assaulted by her boyfriend, an Australian foreign exchange student, Tom Stranger, 18, in 1996.

After co-authoring a book on the rape together, the pair teamed up for a talk at the TED conference - which has since been viewed more than two million times.

Between President Buhari's aide Bashir Ahmad & Twitter follower

Good question or nah?

Toke Makinwa remembers her late parents 24 years after they died in fire accident

Toke Makinwa was just 8 years old when her 35 year old father, Caleb Ifemayowa Makinwa, and 34 year old mother, Modupe Monica Makinwa, died in a tragic fire incident at their Abuja home 24 years ago.

A gas cylinder had exploded in their home and the couple suffered serious fatal injuries.

Celebrating their memories today, Toke shared an emotional video and said:

"In the arms of an Angel..... May you find some comfort here. Since I was born and now as I am getting older, I have never seen the righteous forsaken nor his seed beg for bread. Today makes it 24 years since we lost you Mom and Dad, the years haven't been easy but

Sokoto state weds 100 couples

The Sokoto State Government will conduct mass wedding for 100 couples in the next one month.

The state Commissioner of Religious Affairs, Alhaji Mani Katami, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Sokoto that government would spend N32 million on the exercise.

“ We are expecting the report of the main committee set up for the purpose of planning of the mass wedding.

Woman, 21, wrongly declared dead and cremated while still alive (photo)

A 21-year-old Indian woman was reportedly cremated while still "alive" after doctors mistakenly declared her dead from a lung infection.

Doctors at Sharda hospital in India's Uttar Pradesh state had declared the woman, named only as Rachna, dead on February 25. Her husband, 23-year-old Devesh Chaudhary, and some family members took her body away for the funeral in the morning of February 26.

However, drama unfolded during the cremation ceremony when a member of Rachna's family suddenly dragged her body from the funeral pyre halfway through the cremation, believing her to be still alive.

Benue man who sat on Tor Tiv's revered throne gets banished for life from Tiv land

Mr. Stephen Nyitse, the man who sat on the throne of the Tor Tiv minutes before his coronation has been banished in Tiv land by The Tiv Traditional Council, for butchery of the consecrated Tor Tiv Stool.

Tor Kwande, HRH Chief Ambrose Pinne Iyortyer who announced the banishment on behalf of the Tiv Traditional Council said the punishment is with immediate effect. And that Mr. Stephen Nyitse shall under no circumstances step his foot on any part of Tiv land any where in the world.

In the statement, the TTC prohibited all sons and daughters of Tiv race from offering any form of assistance to the banished former son of Tiv, Mr. Stephen Nyitse.

The Tiv Traditional Council, TTC, in the statement has, in a strong incontrovertible terms, condemned the behavior and asked the Tiv race to rise up in condemnation of such act and as well

Nigerian mum of 4 allegedly abused by husband gets electrocuted to death

Story as shared on Facebook by Rita Ekeoha Aju:
I write this with tears. Mirian Oluchi Okpara eventually died in that marriage. So I received a call last night from my friend, that our friend Oluchi had died. 
According to report, she was electrocuted while switching on the generator for the kids and the husband in the house. She was found shaking on the floor and died on their way to the hospital. Many believe she was murdered.
One of Oluchi's cousins said: 
''My dear where will I start, what she told you was what she told everyone of us, do you know she can't talk to me on phone, she can't even dare to say anything to any of her cousins, my aunty her mum can't even go to the house, her sim card is always changed, she is threatened always, and just yesterday my senior cousin told me the bastard ( her

School children allegedly fall inside river and drown, after bridge being the only route to school collapse

Some school children has been reported dead after the bridge which leads to their school collapsed.

As shared by Facebook user Carson Paul Ofomata he wrote "SHAME ON NIGERIAN LEADERS!!
this school children lost their life on their way to school, because the only route to school is a locally and carelessly made wooden bridges...... 
It eventually collapsed and we lost the leaders of Tommorow.....
Shame on us!

Very painful. More photos after the cut "Viewers discretion advised"

HIV positive South African man is searching for a HIV positive soulmate

A South African man, Uhuru Kheta, who confirmed he's HIV positive last month, is currently looking up for a HIV positive lady on social media.

Uhuru's tweet disclosing his intentions has since gotten 1000 retweets, with no one showing

#BBNaija Kemen touches TBoss without her consent while she slept (video )

Big Brother Naija housemate Kemen is right now under fire on Instagram and Twitter after he was caught on tape touching fellow housemate Tboss while she slept, obviously without her consent.

In the video, Kemen is apparently seen touching his “cassava” and putting his hand inside TBoss' blanket.

He is being accused of sexually harassing Tboss by Nigerians who are demanding Big Brother addresses this. Watch video below:

I will never reconcile with Stella Damasus' husband, now my ex-husband -Actress Doris Simeon

Nollywood actress, Doris Simeon, who separated from her husband, Daniel Ademinokan, in 2010 and got divorced soon after, has disclosed they're never getting back together again.

Doris who got dumped by Daniel for another Nollywood actress, Stella Damasus,

also confirmed she's in a relationship which she's not making public anytime soon. Here are

Nigerian church uses Nicki Minaj's photo to promote its relationship seminar

A Nigerian church 'Rhema Chapel International Churches', in Ilorin, Kwara State, reportedly used American rapper, Nicki Minaj's photo to promote its relationship seminar tagged "Love across border".

The programme organized by an arm of the church, single adults living transformed, will be

Only the living can rule Nigeria -Prophet Iginla warns President Buhari

President Buhari who has been in the United Kingdom on medical vacation for almost two months now, has been warned by Prophet Iginla, not to hurriedly come back to the country without putting his health first.

The Abuja based pastor, who first predicted the President's unscheduled medical trip abroad in his 73 prophetic insights for 2017, asked members to pray for Buhari after he talked about a vision God gave him in South Africa, during a church programme yesterday.

“I have a prophetic message for the president which God gave me while in South Africa. No

NURTW boss, Kokozaria thanks wife for accepting Nollywood actress' pregnancy

Coming after Nollywood actress, Awele Odita, confirmed she's pregnant for Lagos NURTW official, Kokozaria, after being called out by the man's wife, Mumcy Aliyah, the transport boss has thanked his wife for supporting and accepting the actress' pregnancy in good faith.

He also went ahead to disclose that nothing is wrong with his family, as they're one big happy family. Kokozaria also said he knows how to "handle his home".

Here's what he wrote as he shared a collage of his wife, the pregnant Nollywood actress, his kids and other members of his family:

How we plan to cripple Nigeria, if Nnamdi Kanu is not released in 7 days – MASSOB

A splinter group of the Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign States of Biafra (MASSOB) has said it will deploy civil protests similar to the kind used during the emancipation struggle of Ghandi of India & Martin Luther King Jr. to cripple Nigeria, if Nnamdi Kanu is not released in seven days.
The group disclosed this in a statement issued on Sunday by its Director of Information, Comrade Uche Madu,

According to Madu, MASSOB’s action will be sequel to the nationwide protest embarked by the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, on Friday, demanding the release of Kanu and pledged full support to the protest by the IPOB, stressing that they would not relent till their agitation is actualized.

He also expressed regrets that the Southeast governors, Igbo senators, monarchs as well as leaders are not identifying with the MASSOB struggle.

Yorubas Are Ready To Break Away From Nigeria - Elder Statesman Adebanjo

A leading Elder statesman in the south-west, Ayo Adebanjo, has stated that the Yorubas will soon break away from Nigeria.

According to him, there are many signs that the country will soon disintegrate.

We are going for disintegration. That is what I am sorry about. You cannot keep the country together like this. You would continually be suppressing there and suppressing there. The Southern Kaduna affair, the people there shouted against regionalism, because of the oppression there.

This is how big boys now drink garri

The photo above in which some top shots are pictured soaking garri with smoked fish, has

#LailanSports: Arsenal legend begs Alexis Sanchez to leave Arsenal

Arsenal legend Ian Wright has urged Alexis Sanchez to quit the club after he was dropped to the bench for the Gunner's game against Liverpool.

The striker started on the bench as Arsene Wenger’s side lost to goals from Roberto Firmino, Sadio Mane and Georginio Wijnaldum.

His introduction at half-time as a massive improvement in his side's play and he assisted the Gunner's only goal by Danny Welbeck in the 3 - 1 defeat.

Controversy in Kano after bride gives birth to baby a day after her marriage

A bride who welcomed a baby just a day after her marriage, has sparked controversy in Kano, a highly religious state that abhors and detest pre-marital sex.

Habiba Inusa who welcomed a baby boy,  got married to  Malam Babangida in a state-sponsored 
wedding last week. This is coming after the Commandant, Kano Hisbah board, Alhaji Aminu Daurawa, told everyone present at the occasion, that successful couples were certified fit for the exercise after they were subjected to series of tests.

Sheik Daurawa disclosed that each couple were screened of HIV by his board, evidence

Lovely picture of #BBNaija Gifty at the AMVCA

Without a doubt, Gifty is pretty! Her caption for this picture read:
Keep others in suspended terror: Cultivate an air of UNPREDICTABILITY. Re-create yourself and control your space... #GODCANBLESSANYBODY #NEVERGIVEUP #ITSJUSTGOD #AMVCA

Church-goer and pastor lover kill her husband so they could be together

This story is so, so tragic and sad. Cindy Reese was having an affair with her pastor lover and together, they killed Cindy's 40 year old husband so they could be together.

The touching true life story was shared by MirrorUK. Read below:

The house had been ransacked. The coffee table had been flipped and furniture was in disarray. Cindy Reese was standing outside her home after dialling 911 to report the break-in. 
She explained she’d returned from the grocery store to find the house she shared with her husband Michael had been burgled. But when police arrived, they found something in the kitchen that would take the crime to a whole new level.
Accountant Cindy Reese, 40, lived with her husband Michael, also 40, in Morris, Alabama. They’d been married six years, and had met after Cindy’s first husband had committed suicide. The couple had a seemingly normal and idyllic life in their picture-

Spirogyra? See the hairstyle that has been making rounds on the net (Photo)

The hairstyle below has been making rounds on the internet lately, many are asking why the colour, others are asking why the much pins.

You? What are you asking? Would you rock?

Wicked step mum who assaulted 11-year-old stepson and threw him out, arrested in Lagos

A stepmum in Lagos will be made to face the full wrath of the law, after she reportedly assaulted her 11-year-old stepson, leaving him with scars and eventually throwing him out into the streets of Lagos.

Chinyere Itesi who shared the story, disclosed that she stormed the ladies house with a

Nigerians get bad mouth! (Proof attached)

Pictured below is Fashion publicist Richard Akuson, one of Cosmopolitan Nigeria's 'Top 8 Nigerian Fashion Power Brokers of 2016 along with what he wore to the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards yesterday.

Also below are the comments and reactions from Nigerians who believe he looked like a whistle blower for the event. lol.

Usain Bolt pictured with twerking girls

World fastest man, Usain Bolt, has been pictured again with some girls who were twerking all over him at a Trinidad and Tobago carnival.

This is not the first the Jamaican athlete, who has maintained a low key relationship with his girlfriend Kasi Bennet, has been

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