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Tuesday, December 01, 2015

Borno Gov’s Wife Emerges The Sun Most Supportive First Lady 2015 Award Winner.

IN continuation of its recogni­tion of outstanding Nigerians, The Sun Publishing Limited has named Hajia Nana Shet­tima, wife of Borno State gov­ernor, Kassim Shettima, as The Sun Most Supportive First Lady 2015 Award winner.
Announcing this yesterday, Managing Director/Editor-in-Chief, The Sun Publishing Limited, Mr. Eric Osagie, said the governor’s wife was picked for her widowhood project and compassion for Internally Dis­placed Persons (IDPs).

Corpers In Rivers Forced to Cut Weeds As Punishment Before Clearance (Photos)

Some National Youth Service Corps members in Rivers state have been mandated to do menial jobs as some sort of punishment. 
A netizen has reported the alleged ill-treatment meted out to youth corpers in the South-south part of Nigeria.
This happened this morning. 1st of December in Ahoada East Local Government in Rivers state. NYSC officials refused to commence clearance until the corps members weed a portion of grass given to them.
Their offence was not well spelt out by the news poster. Efforts to reach the State Cordinator of NYSC in Port Harcourt, Rivers state for clarification failed as at press time.

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Arms Deal: Saraki Denies Links With Dasuki.

Senate President, Bukola Saraki has dissociated himself from the N60bn arms scandal deal involving the immediate past National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd).
It will be recall that Sahara reporters published Bukola Saraki blackmailing of CBN officials sighting top Central Bank official in the report.

JTF Arrests Suicide Bomber Who Tried To Bomb A Crowded Petrol Station In Maiduguri

A suicide bomber, who is a member of the Boko Haram sect has on Tuesday, December 1, been arrested along Damboa road by members of the Civilian JTF while attempting to detonate an improvised Explosive Device (IED) at a crowded fuel station, where hundreds of people were waiting to buy fuel.

Bailout Disbursement | Benue Assembly Summons Finance Commissioner,Special Adviser.

Following series of complaints arising from the disbursement of bailout funds to staff of Local Government in the state, Commissioner of Finance, David Olofu and the Special Adviser to the Governor on Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Titus Zam were scheduled  to appear before the Benue state House of Assembly today at 10am.

FG To Begin Registration Of Unemployed Youths.

The All Progressive Congress (APC) led-federal government will soon begin the registration of unemployed youths ahead of the payment of the planned N5,000 as social security stipend.According to the acting director general of the National Directorate of Employment (NDE), Olakunle Obayan, who stated this during the official handover by the former Director General, Alhaji Abubakar Mohammed said the registration will begin in 2016.

Faleke Rejects APC’s Decision To Present Bello As Guber Candidate.

Hon James Faleke, running mate to the late Abubakar Audu, who participated in the Nov 21 governorship election in Kogi, has rejected the party’s decision to present Yahaya Bello for the Dec 5 supplementary election.INEC declared the Nov 21 election as inconclusive following the cancellation of voting in 91 polling units across the state.

Dasuki: EFCC Picks Ex-Sokoto Gov. Bafarawa

Former Sokoto State Governor, Attahiru Bafarawa, has been picked up by the operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
He is being questioned for his alleged role in transferring money from the office of the National Security Adviser, between December 2014 and May 2015.

EFCC Picks Chief Raymond Dokpesi.

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, says it has arrested the former Chairman of Daar Communications, Chief Raymond Dokpesi.
He was picked up in Abuja at about noon on Tuesday and was accompanied to the office of the EFCC by his son Raymond Dokpesi Jnr., who is the current Chairman of Daar Communications.

Pope Francis Orders Audit Of Church's Wealth As Whistle Blowers Pursued.

Pope Francis, galvanized by a scandal over Vatican finances, has ordered the most powerful bodies in the city-state to launch an unprecedented audit of its wealth and crack down on runaway spending.

Benue South: David Mark Campaign Rice, Salt Flood Otukpo, To Construct Four Roads Before Xmas [Photos].

Following the nullification of the 5th term election of former Senate President, David Mark by the Appellate Court, the campaign team of the ousted legislator have flooded the city of Otukpo with iodized salt, rice and tin tomatoes.
This is just as the Akpegede-born retired soldier has also commenced work on four different roads in the ancient Otukpo town.

Kogi Election: Mustapha Audu Slams Oyegun SGF Others

One of the sons of the late Kogi state governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has accused the national chairman of the party, John Oyegun and the secretary to the government of the federation, Babachir David Lawal of imposing Yahaya Bello on the people of of Kogi against their wishes.

Gov Ortom Appoints His Wife As State Chairperson ''Benue State Aids Control Agency''.[BENSECA].

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, appointed his wife, Dr Eunice Erdoo Ortom, chairperson of the State AIDS Control Agency,the gov who
spoke today at the Ibrahim Babangida Public Square in Makurdi during the ceremony to mark the 2015 World Aids Day stated that ,he took the action to keep its issues close to his heart.

Plateau State Gov Simon Lalong Receives Tuface Idibia At Government House Rayfield Jos.

 Tuface ,M,I and others were in Jos recently for event ''Return Of The Kinds' and he decided to pay homage to the Executive Governor of Plateau state ,Barr Simon Lalong and his deputy at the Plateau State Government house, Little Rayfield, Jos Plateau State,Continue to see more pictures

Pictures | Tuface,M.I Abaga,Jesse Jags,Jeremiah Gyang Thrill Fans At The ''Return Of The Kings'' In Jos.

 [Lalong rocking the stage with the legendary king Tuface Idibia]

It was an emotional event not just for the people of Jos,Plateau state,but for the artists and guests who turned in mass to watch the electrifying performances by Nigerian artists at the 'Return of the Kings'.The event took place on Sunday Nov 29,2015 in Jos.

Top among dignitaries who graced the event were the State Governor Barr Simon Lalong,Honorable Minister of Youth and Sports Solomon Dalong, other dignitaries present at the event were the APC Chairman of Plateau State and the House of Representatives member Hon Suleiman Yahaya Kwande. Well they didn’t just sit in the crowd all serious and stiff, they showed a few dance moves and  rocked the stage with the legendary king Tuface Idibia who’s not just an awesome entertainer but a lyrical poet and youth ambassador always spitting the truth like Fela in his songs.Click to view more pictures.

DSS Arrests Dasuki

After a prolonged siege to his Asokoro, Abuja residence, the operatives of Department of State Service this morning arrested the former National Security Adviser, Colonel Sambo Dasuki (retd.).

Environment Minister,Amina Mohammed & Priscilla Achakpa As Climate Warriors For 'Vogue Magazine' Project On Climate Change.


Every year, the United Nations holds a summit on climate change, where it works to persuade countries large and small to give up fossil fuels. This annual gathering, now in its 21st year, is called the Conference of the Parties, and it begins today in Paris. Past negotiations have produced important treaties, such as the Kyoto Protocol and the Copenhagen Accord, but this year’s meeting, the COP21, is likely to yield the world’s first binding, universal agreement to cut carbon emissions and begin to address climate change.

Dakuku Peterside Delivers Somber Speech As Rivers State Mourn Victims Of Election Violence (PHOTOS)

To mourn the lives lost in Rivers state during the last general election, on Monday members of the All Progressives Congress, held a march tagged: ‘Rivers Black Day, against election violence.
Leading the march was the Rivers APC governorship candidate, Dakuku Peterside, who delivered the speech below.

Photos: Gov Ambode Leads Discussion On World Finance In London.

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode led a panel to discuss World finance and Economy with other world leaders and business experts at the Lagos State Trade and Investment Forum held in London at the Dorchester Hotel in London yesterday November 30th. See more photos after the cut

Queen Of England, Buhari To Attend Ooni’s Coronation

Her Majesty the Queen of England Elizabeth Alexandra; President Muhammadu Buhari his vice, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo ( SAN) and governors from at least 20 states; ministers and other dignitaries are expected to attend the coronation of the new Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II.

Bayelsa Women Lay Down Their Wrappers For Gov Dickson To Walk On.(Photos)

 Bayelsa state Governor Seriake Dickson,is currently on campaign for his return to office.The Governor went to Toru-Ebeni one of the community in the state for campaign on his arrival the women of Toru-Ebeni community who loved Seriake Dickson administration joyfully laid down their wrappers on road as the governor was welcomed in style.See more photo below

Check Out This 'Prisoner Of Love' Themed Pre Wedding Picture.

The aim of the photographer is to capture the essenceof the relationship between the about to be wed couples so that when others stare at the photographs they would be drawn to it and would be able to understand the love and relationship between the couples.What do you think of this picture?

President Buhari & Environment Minister Amina Mohammed At The UN Climate Change Conference In Paris.

President Buhari and Minister of Environment Amina Mohammed pictured discussing at the UN Climate Change Conference in Paris yesterday, November 30th. More photos after the cut...

Kogi Poll: INEC Confirms Bello As Replacement For Audu

After Days of in-fighting and raising of dusts between the running mate of the late Abubakr Audu, James Faleke and Yahaya Bello, on who will replace Audu, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has confirmed request made by the All Progressives Congress for the nomination of Bello for the supplementary election in Kogi state.

Bello will be flying the APC flag in the December 5 rerun election after the party has settled for him as the suitable replacement for its late candidate, The Nation reports.

Monday, November 30, 2015

All Woman! Serena Williams,Amy Schumer strip for Pirelli 2016 calendar(Photos)

The calendar,cast 13 women which Pirelli says are of outstanding professional, social, cultural, sporting and artistic accomplishment.

Be careful with hampers this Christmas – Police warn Nigerians

Nigerians have been warned to be careful with hampers this Christmas season.The security alert was issued by the Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase, on Monday,cautioning Nigerians to be extra alert while receiving gifts during the Yuletide season so as to avoid receiving explosive-laden hampers as gifts. In a statement signed by the Force Spokesperson, Acting, ACP Olabisi Kolawole, Arase warned against the use of fireworks such as “bangers” and other explosives as they could further heighten the fear of insecurity during the festive season.
The statement said,

Naija Guy Proposes To His Girlfriend After Dating Her For 16 Years.

Image. Double tap this image to view it full screen. Double tap and hold to show sharing options.Why should a man propose to his wife again? After 16 years of dating,I mean they are already like a married couple'? Why not just go pay her bride price  and continue leaving together and the babe ,such a patient dog fa.....

APC Leader Tinubu Takes A Stand On Kogi Election (Details)

Indications have emerged that leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) were still divided over the choice of Alhaji Yahaya Bello as the party’s candidate for the Kogi supplementary governorship poll.

Nude, Pink, Plum, Orange & Green! Toni Tones Is All Shades Of Beautiful In Latest Photos

Talented Singer and Songwriter Toni Tones, who recently released her latest single ‘Hey Boy’ models a variety of lipstick colours- Nude, Pink, Plum, Orange and Green in her latest photos!
Check them out.

Let's "Clean The Beach" For COPA Lagos 2015......

As part of activities to herald the 2015 edition of Copa Lagos, the flagship International beach soccer festival in Nigeria, the organizers have announced its annual Clean The Beach event.

Juliet Ibrahim Sizzles At A Charity Event In Lagos.

Juliet Ibrahim stepped out in style for the Project Raw Charity Ball in Lagos on Sunday night (November 29).Looking absolutely ravishing while rocking blonde hair, the 29-year-old Ghallywood star flaunted her voluptuous body in a figure-hugging gown which has a sheer front.

Suspected Burglar Dies In Chimney When Homeowner Lights Fire

A California man has died after trying to sneak into a stranger’s home through the chimney. Things were bad enough when he realized chimneys aren’t exactly big enough to fit people…but matters got WAY worse when the unsuspecting homeowner caught a chill and decided to light a fire…

Lil Wayne Buys His 17 Year Old Daughter Reginae An $80K Range Rover—After She Already Gets A BMW & A Ferrari.

Malcolm X’s Family Unveils Internet Merchandise Store.

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Malcolm X stands as one of the most celebrated civil rights leaders of his time, and his legacy remains strongly intact as ever.A new online venture featuring merchandise related to the late NOI leader and humanitarian was launched recently by his family. Continue

Donald Trump Cancels Press Conference With 100 Black Pastors After They Deny Endorsing Him.

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A large number of prominent African-American ministers scheduled to meet with Donald Trump on Monday are letting their congregations and public know that they are not endorsing the real-estate racist.The Trump campaign recently announced a coalition of 100 Black religious leaders would endorse him at a meeting this week but the pastors now deny the commitment. According to Black America Web the Trumpster has canceled the meeting…

Santa Claus Who Stole Helicopter After Assaulting Pilot In Brazil Wanted By The Police.

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Brazilian police are hunting for a naughty Santa Claus who used his stinky fingers to steal a helicopter in Sao Paul according to  reports:

Lupita Nyong’o Covers ‘Rhapsody’ Magazine [Photo]

Rhapsody Lupita Nyong'o

Lupita Nyong’o rocks a super mod hairstyle on the cover of Rhapsody magazine.We love everything about this look and can’t wait to see more photos from the spread.

Fraud Suspect Dies In EFCC’s Custody.

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Tragedy has hit the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, after a suspect in its custody, suddenly developed chest pains, and died.
Arowofela Olufemi, who was being investigated by the commission following allegations by the Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, that he fraudulently converted over N100 million dividend warrants to himself, died in a military hospital, where he was rushed to by officials of the EFCC.

KOGI ELECTION SAGA: Abubakar’s Votes Died With Him - Governor Wada

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Governor Idris Wada of Kogi State yesterday accused the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of carrying out a hatchet job.
He said he should be declared the winner of the November 21 poll because the death of the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Prince Abubakar Audu , has made him candidate with the highest votes cast.
He said Abubakar’s votes had died with him.

Prominent Akwa Ibom Artist Buried In A Magnificent Shoe Casket.

Image. Double tap this image to view it full screen. Double tap and hold to show sharing options.A prominent Akwa Ibom artist popularly called Teacher Ite was buried on Saturday November 28th in this magnificent shoe casket made by his two sons who are also artists. The burial took place in Ibesikpo LGA in the state and was attended by other prominent individuals in the community. The photos were shared on Facebook by Emmanuel Emmanuel Udoh. More photos after the cut...

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7 Female Students Die In Kano School Dormitory Fire Incident.

Image. Double tap this image to view it full screen. Double tap and hold to show sharing options.Seven female students have been confirmed dead after a fire engulfed their dormitory inside their boarding school in Jogana village, Kano yesterday night. Eyewitnesses say the fire started at about 9pm when most of the students had gone to bed.

As many as 25 of them sustained injury as they tried to flee the scene of the fire through the only two exits made available. The cause of the fire has not yet been ascertained.

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Men arrested after they trailed former President Jonathan's convoy to his home in Bayelsa (photos)

Former President Goodluck Jonathan this morning escaped death by whiskers after the men pictured above, intercepted and drove into a short motorcade conveying the former President from the Julius Berger bridge area of the state capital Yenagoa.

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According to a report on Leadership and other media platforms, the militants trailed and chased GEJ's convoy to the entrance of his Yenagoa private residence in the Kpansia area of the town, before they were overpowered and arrested by a combined team of security operatives attached to the former President. Members of the arrested gang have been taken to the Bayelsa State Police Command for further investigation and interrogation. More details later...

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Violence At APC Headquarters Abuja Over Kogi Election.

Image. Double tap this image to view it full screen. Double tap and hold to show sharing options.Violence erupted outside the APC headquarters in Abuja this afternoon over the inconclusive election in Kogi state. Some thugs numbering over a thousand attempted to attack the party's choice in the December 5th supplementary election, Yahaya Bello as he arrived the secretariat this afternoon to attend a meeting with top party leaders. The thugs engaged the supporters of Yahaya in a free for all fight. Police and other security agents are working to restore law and order.see pictures.

[PHOTO] Aww! Davido Is A Proud Doting Dad.

Ever since Davido welcomed his bundle of joy, he can’t seem to get enough of her. The proud new dad shared this adorable photo with his daughter with the caption: “This feeling is sensational.”
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Jude Okoye Shares Cute Photos Of His Daughter As She Turns One

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Jude Okoye’s little girl, Emma Adanna Okoye is a year older today. The proud father and brother of the popular P-square duo shared these beautiful pictures of her.

Duchess Kate Shares Pictures Of Adorable 6-Month-Old PrincessCharlotte.....

Duchess Kate posted two new portraits of adorable 6-month-old Princess Charlotte.So adorable .