Ogbeta.ng: June 2015

Tuesday, 30 June 2015

CBN Extends BVN Registration Exercise

The Central Bank of Nigeria has extended the deadline for the ongoing registration for the Bank Verification number to 31st of October, 2015.

’30 Days In Atlanta’ Wins Four Awards At The Ghanaian Golden Movie Awards

West Africa’s Highest grossing movie, 30 Days In Atlanta won 4 awards from 15 Nominations at the maiden edition of the ‘Golden Movie Awards’ held on Saturday, June 27, at the State House Banquet Hall, Ghana. This is coming just as AY the Producer of the Movie is preparing to do a sequel with the Hollywood and Nollywood Stars in August, here in Nigeria.

Osun Government Commences Payment Of Workers Salaries, Slashes Politicians’ Salaries By 50 Percent

Following series of criticism over prolonged non-payment of workers’ salaries in the state, the Osun State government on Tuesday announced that it has commenced payment of salaries, slashing politicians’ salaries by 50 percent.

Kate Henshaw’s Ex husband remarries the Lady he impregnated

Ever since her marriage to British born Roderick James Nuttal, her husband of 12 years, ended, Kate is well known to have moved on with her life; hosting gigs, participating in human interest movies, travel-ling the world, debuting a work out DVD and trying her hands in politics and getting it badly burnt.

Facebook Launches First Office In Johannesburg

Facebook announced Monday June 29th, 2015 it had opened its first African office in Johannesburg as part of its efforts “to help people and businesses connect” on the continent.

Wizkid Addresses BET Awards

Wizkid was nominated for the Best International Act alongside Stonebwoyb, Yemi Alade and Fuse ODG. Fuse ODG shared his feelings about the award’s discrimination towards African artists. Yemi Alade also shared her displeasure on Instagram.

Read his rants over BET Awards below....

Yemi Alade Takes On BET Awards

Singer Yemi Alade , who was a nominee this year took her anger to her Instagram page to complain about BET Awards. She is not the only one who complained about BET organisers giving African artistes their award back stage. Fuse also took to Twitter to complain about their wrong attitude towards International acts. Yemi expressed herself on her page and deleted it after on.

See her rant below....

FOOTBALL: Cech leaves Chelsea to join Arsenal

Ex-Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech, 33, announced yesterday that he’s signed with Arsenal after leaving Chelsea. The Czech Republic international reportedly signed a 4-year-deal with the Gunners worth around £11m.

See the $4.8 million Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita Super Car Floyd Mayweather wants to buy

When you make $300million a year – you can buy any bladdy thing you like.

TMZ reports below....

PHOTOS: Kylie ,Khloe & Tyga all hugged up as she moves in to $2.7m home

These sisters support eachother and who ever they choose to love..Khloe Kardashian shared this adorable pic of Tyga hugging Kylie and she hugging them as the 17 year oldmoved into her $2.7million Calabasas home.. Khloe and Kylie are now neigbours ..Kylie has always said Khloe is more like a mum to her.

See another pic after the cut....

70-year old cuts own throat with razor blade in Kwara

A 70-year old woman, Mrs. Saratu Rahman, aka Iya Ogbomoso, from Offa, in the Offa Local Government Area of Kwara State, has killed herself with a razor blade.

Amber Rose, her man and Blac Chyna in adorable photo

Amber Rose shared this photo of her laughing with her bff, Blac Chyna and her new man,Machine Gun Kelly.

Ice Prince shares adorable photo with his boo

Ice prince shared this pic of himself and boo, He captioned this "Ah gotcha(I got you)"

PHOTOS: 'Richard Mofe Damijo' still Looking Like a Hot Model at 53!!

Clearly, Nollywood Legend Richard Mofe Damijo, popularly known as RMD still looks hot at age 53! Although, we can visibly see that he has some gray hair now, but his look is still kicking for sure. Golden Icons recently received a number of new photos of the superstar actor taken about a week ago in Maryland, USA.

PHOTOS: How and why we killed the Futa ex-VC

The driver and security guard of former Vice Chancellor of the Federal University of Technology Akure, Ondo state who was found dead inside a store in his home in Ijapo estate in Akure on Sunday June 28th have given a vivid description of how they killed him.

Policeman kills 2 nursing mothers in Edo during burial

It was double tragedy last Saturday at a burial ceremony in Ivhiokhile quarters in Fugar, the administrative headquarters of Etsako Central local government area of Edo State, when a trigger-happy policeman went on rampage, shot and killed two nursing mothers.

Monday, 29 June 2015

Female Student Breaks Cucumber Inside Her Private Part

Some of these girls in university don't know anything, all they are concerned about is money and s*x. That is why if it takes too long for them to get a man who will give them money and sleep with them they resort to "doing it" by themselves with any object they see, including bottles and now cucumber.

President Buhari Finally Appoints Chief of Staff

Colonel Hamidu Ali (rtd), former Military Administrator of Kano State has been appointed as Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari.

This development came as a shock to many even as Buhari continues to prove that he is a man of his own, who you can't really predict.

PHOTOS: Cossy shows off her new bra...

Cossy says she got this in her gift pack after attending a one year old's birthday party..She decided to show it off..

More Photos from the 2015 BET Awards

The stars turned out in eye-popping outfits at the BET Awards on Sunday.Ciara,Nicki Minaj, Christina Milian,Karrueche showed off lots of cleavage in plunging ensembles at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles..

More below.....

Anger as tourists take selfies at site of Tunisia massacre

Some tourists in Tunisia are under fire for taking SELFIES at the beach where an ISIS gunman murdered 38 people. Some have been spotted taking selfies at the bloodied beach,some even smiling and grinning, despite the savage and sickening events on Friday.

Under fire is a wannabe Labour MP who has been fingered among those who have taken selfies.

Twitter users have reacted with anger and disbelief.

Amran Hussain, 29, an Army reservist who stood for Labour in North East Hampshire in the recent election, was seen with friends taking a snap with a selfie stick on the beach that witnessed scenes of unbridled savagery a short time before.

One said:

PHOTOS: Nicki Minaj's mum steals the spotlight at 2015 BET Awards

Nicki Minaj's mum stole the spotlight at last night's BET Awards. The proud rapper shared pics from the awards. She was also chilling next to Rihanna and her boo, Meek.

See pics below....

PHOTOS: Rihanna dazzles at the 2015 BET Awards

Riri made a 'golden ' appearance at the 2015 BET awards..Though she skipped the red carpet,she was spotted inside the hall having a good time... Always slaying!

See more pics below....

Argentine Man Kidnapped In Nigeria Saved By Calling Lionel Messi’s Name

An Argentine man kidnapped in Nigeria claims he owes his life to Barcelona forward Lionel Messi. Santiago Lopez Menendez, a 28-year-old agricultural engineer who has been working in Nigeria since last year, planting soya and corn crops close to Kontagora in the north-west Nigeria, said name-dropping his famous compatriot calmed his violent aggressors who held him captive for three days.

Hoodlums Beat Journalist To A Pulp For Reporting Their Illicit Activities In Badagry

The Executive publisher of Prime Magazine, a Badagry based publication, Yomi Olomofe was on Thursday June 25th beaten to a pulp by hoodlums suspected to be smugglers for allegedly reporting their illicit activities in Badagry, Lagos state.

Narrating his ordeal to Vanguard, Mr Olomofe said:

Media Mogul Dayo ‘D1′ Adeneye Is Now A Grandfather

The media personality and co-owner of Primetime Africa announced on instagram this afternoon that he is now a grandfather.

He shared the photo above and wrote:
“Wow, can’t believe that am now a grand dad. Jordan welcome to the family. #trulyBlessed.”

Stonebwoy Wins 2015 BET Awards African International Act

Ghanaian artist Stonebwoy has won the 2015 BET Award for Best international Act…He beat Wizkid, Sarkodie,Yemi Alade Aka,Fally Ipupa and The Soil .

Buhari Fires Back At Saraki

President Muhammadu Buhari has denied claims by the Senate President, Bukola Saraki that he dropped his presidential ambition because of him.

Buhari noted that Saraki never contested the presidential ticket of All Progressives Congress (APC) in the party’s presidential primaries in January.

BET Awards: What Toolz, Yvonne Nelson and other celebrities wore

The 2015 BET Awards held at the Microsoft Theater last night on June 28, 2015 in Los Angeles, California and the event was star-studded as several celebrities stepped out for performances, to receive awards or to simply have a good time.

Hosted by Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross, the event had quite a number of celebrities in attendance. Our Nigerian celebs, the likes of Toolz, Yvonne Nelson and co. were there too.

See photos below.....

BET Awards 2015 – Kelly Rowland, Fabolous, Amber Rose, Blac Chyna, & More On The Carpet

Inside the red carpet fab, Kelly Rowland, Amber Rose, Black Chyna ( representing the gay pride community ) Fabolous, Jussie Smollet and more posed it up at the 2015 BET Awards.

See photos below....

IK Ogbonna's fiancee shows off amazing bare post-baby belly,replies haters

Just 7 days after child birth,Sonia Morales is sowing off her amazing body.She also addresses haters who have slammed her for being concerned about getting her post baby body back so quickly..
7 days postpartum .. Breastfeeding does magic to our bodies and help us create that deep bond with a baby and Im so grateful Im capable of doing it ...And its giving me boobs of life. And I couldn't help but to notice some of ya bitter ass comments making it seem like woman who still manage to look decent after childbirth is a bad mother.
It doesn't get at me because I do not take such things personally but Shame on you as a woman for u underestimating our own worth. God created us all with some extra straight and super-powers,we can be anything we want to be. Once you stop being bitter and get rid of all excuses and focus on using ur full potentials u already blessed with,u will become the best version of you. State of mind is everything. #DontBeBitterBeBetter"

PHOTOS: Rita Dominic steps out in style

The always stylish Rita Dominic attended I am Sigo store opening last night ... Pure class! See another pic below....

PHOTOS: Amber Rose rocks neon contact lenses for date night with boo MGK

Amber Rosehas fallen for Machine Gun Kelly..The cute couplewerespotted hand-in-hand as they went on a date night in LA.. See the way he's looking at her..Smitten!

See another pic below...

Ini Edo dazzles in new photos

Ini Edo looked gorgeous for an event last night..Lovely makeup!See more pics below....

I am the right woman for my husband - Stephanie Linus gushes about her marriage

Nollywood actress, producer and director, Stephanie Okereke Linus has opened up on how she keeps her marriage. See excerpts from her interview with Punch below:

Former Minister, Ezekwesili and hubby cuddle in new photos

Yes she is a strict woman but she knows how to be a sweet wife too. The former Minister of Education and one of the leaders of Bring Back Our Girls Group, Oby Ezekwesili was photographed today cuddling up to her husband of many years.

See photos below......

PHOTOS: Decomposed Body Of Kidnapped FUTA VC Found Inside Own Compound In Akure

The body of kidnapped former Vice-Chancellor of the ‎Federal University of Technology (FUTA), Prof. Albert Ilemobade has been found.

Sadly, his body was found this morning in his own compound in Akure at an abandoned store outside the main building where cables are been kept.

The police have so far arrested two persons in connection with the killing, and his gate man that was earlier reported to have been kidnapped with him is now a major suspect.

A source told Sahara reporters that it was later discovered that the gate man and another accomplice decided to kill the elderly man just to steal his new car. The car had earlier been recovered by the police who found it in Ogun State.

See photos below.....

Listen/Download Dami Laoye's gospel song 'O Mbo'

O Mbo is a song written to inspire. It is passing a message to those of us who's got dreams of who we want to be, where we want to go,what we want to do but our present situation makes it seem like it's impossible.

O Mbo chorus means a day is coming when our stars will shine, our dreams come true, and the world will hear about it.

It's a song to encourage that one's vision can be achieved no matter what. Damie started singing from age 7, writing her songs from age 12.

Singing is her passion as she has done a lot of back up singing and solo performance. O Mbo is her first official single produced by Penz.

Asides music, Damie is a graduate of Mass communication and is also a Customer Service Executive.

You can listen and download it (HERE)

PHOTOS: IK Ogbonna and Sonia Morales are now officially married

Nollywood actor IK Ogbonna is now married to his babymama, Sonia Morales. The couple who welcomed a son a week ago got married this weekend in Paris.

The newly wed hubby, IK has just shared romantic photos from Belgrade as they toured the city with his father-inlaw.

See pics below....

PHOTOS: OOU students declare Monday lecture free, accident victims identified

The bodies of three of the 12 persons who died in a ghastly motor accident that occurred Friday on Sagamu-Benin expressway were taken away Saturday for burial by their families.

The three included the driver of the bus,who was identified as Lukman Ola Adekeye. The other two are a fresh graduate of Physics, Dairo Olatunji Michael and a freshman, identified as Aminat Adebayo. She had gone to the Olabisi Onabanjo University in Ago-Iwoye, to complete her Post Jamb form in the school and was on her way back home.

A container truck collided with the bus load of students, going to Sango-Otta, killing 12 persons. The bus was said to have taken off from Ago-Iwoye, according to an official of the Federal Road Safety Commission. But another account said the bus took off from Ijebu-Ode.

Sunday, 28 June 2015

Actress Sochima Ezeoke Finally Opens Up About Reports Duncan Mighty Impregnated And Dumped Her

Nollwood starlet Sochima Ezeoke who went under radar for a while following the rumours that singer Duncan Mighty impregnated and dumped her, which made her to abort the pregnancy has finally opened up about the rumours.

Before now, both Duncan Mighty and Sochima had denied the allegations on social media, but this is the first time she'll be talking about what led to the rumours. She also talked about how lesbians in the industry sponsored damaging stories about her and threatened to her because she turned down their advances.

Find excerpts below:

I sometimes wish I am slim, being plus size has made getting a movie role an issue - Adaora Ukoh

Nollywood actress and star of hit TV series - Lekki Wives, Adaora Ukoh in a new interview revealed that landing movie roles have become difficult due to her size. She said the industry is saturated with all kinds of people - those who have talent and who don't, thereby making it difficult for producers to cast people plus size actors.

PHOTOS: Lady Pours Acid On Boyfriend And Goes Into Hiding

This is so horrible. What will make her do something this terrible to her boyfriend. See More Photos Below.....

I feel one step closer to bagging a Grammy award – Yemi Alade

Singer Yemi Alade says her nominations for a BET and MAMA awards makes her feel she is one step closer to bagging a Grammy award.

Kendall Jenner beats Kimye – now has the most-liked Instagram pic ever!

The record for the most liked instagram photo was until recently held by Kim and Kanye West, their wedding photo on the right. But another Kardashian/Jenner family member has overtaken it.

The photo of Kendall Jenner (left) now has instagram’s most liked photo with 2.5million likes. Kim and Kanye’s pic had 2.4million likes…

Solidstar puts his eggplant on display

What do you guys think ??

PHOTOS: Gbenro Ajibade & Osas Ighodaro land in the US ahead of their wedding

The couple who got married traditionally in Benin last week landed New York today for the second leg of their wedding ceremonies which is the white wedding on July 4th. Their friends, Kenneth Okoli, Lilian Esoro, Linda Ejiofor and Adesuwa Etomi also landed the US ahead of the wedding.

More pics after the cut.....

PHOTO: Nigerian drug trafficker arrested in India

A 40 year old Nigerian drug trafficker, Samnneji Chukwuemeka aka Moses Jeffery was arrested by India’s Customs officials in New Delhi India on Friday June 26th.

Chukwuemeka has been on the radar of the Indian police since 2011 after his attempt to smuggle drugs from India to Holland was foiled.

I Have Had No Regrets Ditching Music For Political Career

The bank account of the entertainer who recently delved into politics and lost at the primaries is red but she doesn’t regret the moves she made.

Speaking to Saturday Beats on the phone recently, the singer said