Ogbeta.ng: March 2019

Sunday, 31 March 2019

SARS stray bullet kills boy watching football match in Lagos

Tragedy struck some minutes ago on Olu Aboderin Street, Onipetesi, Lagos State., as one of the bullets unleashed by some SARS operatives struck a boy watching the just concluded Liverpool FC match.

Blackface blocks 2face on Instagram

It looks like the animosity between former band members, Blackface and 2face is not ending anytime soon, as Blackface has now blocked 2Baba on Instagram.

My big boobs are a miracle to me – Pamela Odame

Ghanaian Social Media model, Pamela Odame Watara who disclosed that she doesn’t mind being the second wife of Sarkodie has revealed that her big boobs is a miracle to her.

Why I Want To Be Speaker Of The House Of Representatives - Gbajabiamlia Speaks Up

Femi Gbajabiamila 

Premium Times reports that Femi Gbajabiamila, the Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, has officially declared his intention to run the for the position of Speaker of the House of Representatives. Mr Gbajabiamila made his declaration in Abuja Sunday afternoon.

Wizkid's Manager & Baby Mama, Jada Pollock, Gives Hint She Is Now The Singer's Wife

Wizkid’s manager and baby mama, Jada Pollock has taken to social media to pen down an emotional message to the singer for his love and support, revealing that she's now his wife.

While sharing a photo to celebrate herself on mother’s day, she hinted on being secretly married to Wizkid.

Love In The Air! See How Timi Dakolo Celebrated His Wife On Their 7th Wedding Anniversary (Photos)

Busola and Timi Dakolo 

Popular Nigerian singer, Timi Dakolo and his wife are celebrating their 7th wedding anniversary today, March 31, 2019.

The singer took to his Instagram page to shower his wife with some loving words to mark celebrate the day.

Actress, Tonto changes her son’s name to ‘King Andre Dikeh’

Nollywood actress, and mother of one, Tonto Dikeh took to social media to lambaste those questioning her decision of changing her son’s surname to her father’s name.

Nigeria Now Ranks As The 6th Most Miserable Country In The World - Report

File photo 

According to a Vanguard report, the recently published report by Steve Hanke, an economist from John Hopkins University in Baltimore, United state, listed Nigeria, Venezuela, Iran, Brazil, others among the first ten (10) miserable countries in the world.

Wizkid’s Ex, Tania Omotayo welcomes first child

Fashion entrepreneur, Tania Omotayo has welcomed her first child, with husband, Sumbo. The baby girl arrived on Saturday, March 30, in Vienna, Austria.

Tania took to Instagram on Mother’s Day to celebrate as a mother for the first time.

Lady collapses after fraudsters stole N400k from her bank account

A video making rounds on social media, has covered the moment a middle-aged woman collapsed after fraudsters stole N400k from her bank account.

Jealous Housewife Pours Hot Water On Neighbour For Greeting Husband (Graphic Photo)

The woman poured hot water on Blessing 

A 37-year-old woman, Mrs. Josephine, has been arrested in Lagos for bathing her neighbour, one Mrs. Blessing Christopher, 33, with hot water for reportedly greeting her husband against her wish, according to a report by PM Express.

Support Lawan and Gbajabiamila Or Leave APC - Tinubu Blows Hot

Bola Tinubu 

Bola Tinubu, the national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, said that party discipline would be upheld in addressing the leadership tussle of the 9th National Assembly.

Mr Tinubu said this while speaking with newsmen in Lagos on Friday after a Prayer Programme organised by Islamic and Christian clerics to mark his 67th birthday.

Two Young Cultists Terrorizing Lagos Residents Finally Caught (Photo)

The suspects 

Two cultists who specialize in attacking and robbing residents early in the morning in Ikorodu area of Lagos have been finally apprehended by security operatives.

The suspects identified as Wasiu Okeowo, 23 years old and Rasheed Lawal, 19 years old. They both confessed to that they are members of Eiye cult in Ijebu-Igbo.

Meet 'Akara' Seller's Son Who Defeated Anambra Millionaire To Win State House of Assembly Election

Nonso Okafor and mother 

Many people were shocked following the result of the Nnewi North Constituency of Anambra state in the just concluded State House of Assembly election held on March 9, 2019 as the son of akara (bean cake) vendor, Nonso Okafor, fondly called Smart who contested under the platform of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) trounced Obinna Ngonadi, son of Chief Humphrey Ngonadi, a multi-millionaire industrialist to emerge winner of the election.

Faces Of Notorious Boko Haram Members Who Surrendered To Troops After Suffering Huge Blow

Boko Haram member surrenders 

Consistent with the determination of the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) to deal with the violence orchestrated by Boko Haram Terrorists in the Lake Chad Area, troops of the MNJTF in conjunction with national forces over the last few days have continued to inflict human and equipment casualties on Boko Haram.

Saturday, 30 March 2019

BBNaija’s Alex Calls Out Tobi For Not Having Her Back

Former Big Brother Naija housemate, Alex has called out her very good friend, Tobi Bakre, for not standing up for her and defending her when people said bad things about her.

According to Alex, when they got back from the house, she got a lot of bashing from people, saying Tobi was the one taking care of her because he’s from a rich family.

Popular Singer, Kcee Reveals How He Almost Quit Music Out Of Frustration

Kcee 

It will be recalled that during the week, there was a viral video showing a popular Nigerian singer, Waje, lamenting how tough and expensive it was to do music in the country.

In the video, the distraught singer stated that she was likely to quit music as it was not paying her well enough. Interestingly, it seems the singer is not the only one that has passed through this phase as Limpopo singer, Kcee, admitted that at a point, despite making hit songs, he quit music to sell furniture at Ikeja.

Actress Juliet Ibrahim Looks Gorgeous In Swimsuit Photos

Juliet Ibrahim 

Juliet Ibrahim shared these eye-popping photos of herself on her Instagram page as she moves to get to know her followers more.

She registered on the minds of her fans that her hips are round and alluring. She is presently single and it's not clear if she is dating someone.

Four Angry Policemen Hack NURTW Member To Death In Akwa Ibom (Photo)

Obong Udofia 

Four angry police officers have reportedly killed a member of the National Union of Road Transport Workers, Akwa Ibom State Chapter identified as Obong Udofia.

According to Punch, Udofia, 45, was the chairman of a Task Force on ‘anti-touting’ of Itam Park. It was learnt that trouble started after an argument broke out between the task force members and a policeman who was using his private car to take passengers outside the park.

Odion Ighalo Turns Down Move To Join Barcelona FC

Odion Ighalo 

Odion Ighalo has revealed that he turned down the chance to join Spanish giants Barcelona on loan in January, saying he ‘deserved better’.

Oshiomhole Disowns Transport Minister, Rotimi Amaechi

Adams Oshiomhole 

The All Progressive Congress Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, has distanced the party from the claims that it is working in alliance with African Action Congress (AAC) to win River state election.

Speaking when he featured on a Channels TV programme on Friday, the APC national chairman said neither him nor the party’s national working committee is aware of any of such alignment.

Man Killed While Trying To Separate Fight Between Couple In Anambra (Photos)

The dead man's wife 

It is a sad time for the family members of a man who died while trying to separate a fight between a couple in Umueze village, Isuaniocha, Awka North Local Government Area of Anambra state.

The 29-year-old victim identified as Bonaventure Mkpume, the only son of his parents, died following the incident which occurred in the early hours on Monday.

Innoson Moves To Takeover GTB After Supreme Court Ruled In Its Favour

Innoson Chairman, Chief Dr. Innocent Chukwuma 

Innoson Nigeria Limited, Nigeria’s indigenous vehicle production company, has instituted a move to take over Guaranty Trust Bank, GTB, following a ruling by the Supreme Court over the bank’s N8.7 billion indebtedness to the company.

See The Unusual Way 100L Students Were Inducted Into Theatre Arts Department In UNIZIK (Photos)

UNIZIK Theatre Arts students 

It was a sight to behold as 100 level students of the Department of Theatre Arts at the Nnamdi Azikiwe University (UNIZIK) in Awka, Anambra state were inducted into the department.

Two Women Arrested For Selling 2-Day-Old Baby For N300,000 In Enugu (Photos)

The women after they were nabbed 

Security agents have nabbed two women for allegedly selling a 2-day-old baby in Igbo-eze local government area of Enugu state.

The duo were held at the village’s central neighborhood watch on Friday, March 29th 2019. One of the suspects identified as Mrs. Kate Ugwu (the light-skinned woman), confessed that she was contacted by one madam Ekwutosi Onodu to help her sell her sister’s child as they do not need the baby in their family.

Friday, 29 March 2019

Wife sets house on fire after hubby brought in a pregnant woman (Photos)

Mrs Ireen Kalenga (28) burnt the house occupied by her family last night while her husband, Mr Kalenga and his pregnant side chick were asleep.

Nicolas Cage files for annulment, 4 days after his 4th marriage

American actor, Nicholas Cage, has reportedly filed to annul his wedding after just four days. TMZ says Cage, 55, returned to Clark County Court House in downtown Vegas this week to request a judge invalidates his nuptials to girlfriend Erika Koike.

Nigerian Lady becomes blind after robbers raped and poured acid on her

A Facebook user identified as Mj West Provocateur, has shared a story on how a woman became blind after two armed robbers attacked, raped and poured acid on her.

Nigerian man sets wife on fire over feeding money in Edo state

A Nigerian man identified as, Monday Alli Onaivi, is currently on the run after he allegedly set his wife on fire over feeding money in Edo State.

According to Ejiroghene Ezaga who shared the sad story, the man set his wife ablaze after she requested for feeding money. She was later pronounced dead in the hospital due to the severe burns she suffered from the attack.

Ex-Sports Minister Adedoja, Dumps PDP, Moves To APC

Prof. Taoheed Adedoja, a former Minister of Sports and Special Duties, has dumped the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and joined the All Progressives Congress (APC), NAN reports.

‘I Am Coming For All Of U’- Escape Nightclub Owner Tells Celebrity And BBNaija Debtors who Destroyed His Club

Escape nightclub owner, Richard Nnadi, has taken to social media to reveal how celebrity debtors destroyed the club.

The nightclub recently shutdown over N120m debt, and the CEO has claimed BBNaija stars, musicians, slay queens, footballers and even politicians are to blame.

Don’t leave me alone — Omawumi begs Waje not to quit making music

Nigerian singer, Omawumi has pleaded with her close friend and colleague Waje not to quit the music industry.

Waje, over the weekend posted a video on her YouTube account crying out that she is done with the music industry.

Fifa Ranking: Nigeria Soar As South Africa And Ghana Slip

File Photo 

Nigeria climbed one place to 38th position in Fifa's latest women's world rankings as mixed fortunes hit a host of the continent's heavyweights.

Thomas Dennerby's team dropped one place to 39th in December despite winning the African Women's Cup of Nations in Ghana. However, an encouraging record of three wins in six international friendlies in 2019 lifted them to 38th and remain top of the log in Africa.

Supreme Court Declares Donald Duke SDP Presidential Candidate, Orders Jerry Gana To Pay Him N3m Damages

Donald Duke 

The Supreme Court in Abuja on Friday upheld the Court of Appeal judgment declaring Donald Duke as the Social Democratic Party’s presidential candidate for the 2019 general elections.

The presidential and the National Assembly elections held on February 9, with incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari already declared winner.

Breaking News: Police Shoot Tear Gas To Disperse APC, PDP Supporters In Rivers

File photo used only for illustrative purpose 

Protesters, who were supporters of the All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Democratic Party were dispersed on Friday with tear gas by a team of police operatives, Punch Metro reports.

Nollywood Actress, Ini Edo Slays In New Pictures

Ini Edo 

Much hasn't been heard of 36-year old Nigerian actress, Ini Edo in recent times. Her face has been scarce on the TV screens but she has been constantly sharing lovely pictures of herself on Instagram.

Man Kills Himself By Jumping Into A Well In Delta State (Photo)

A tragic incident has taken place on Wednesday in Oghara community in Delta State, after a man reportedly ended his own life by jumping into a well.

The man who committed suicide by jumping into a well, is said to be a well known member of the Delta community and the incident left everyone in shock.

Why Buhari Ignored Tinubu's Birthday Colloquium In Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari was a notable absentee at the 11th Bola Tinubu birthday colloquium, which held in Abuja on Thursday.

This year's colloquium was to commemorate the 67th birthday of Tinubu, the National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), and was attended by numerous ministers, lawmakers-elect, current lawmakers, governors, and other top government functionaries.

PDP Drags Gov Abubakar Bello, Deputy To Tribunal

Governor Abubakar Bello 

Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has dragged Governor Abubakar Bello of Niger State and his deputy, Alhaji Ahmad Ketso, before the Election Petition Tribunal in the state.

I'm Young, Hot And Getting It - Regina Daniels Brags On Social Media (Photos)

Regina Daniels 

Young actress, Regina Daniels went to Instagram to brag about being young, hot and also making money as she posed at the airport.

Mercy Johnson Reveals Her Greatest Fear In Life As She Releases Lovely New Family Photos

The actress and the kids 

Mercy Johnson, one of Nigeria's most talented actresses, has shared with the world what her greatest fear is. According to the mother-of-three, her greatest fear is not being alive to take care of her kids and watch over them.

K-Brule's Mom Was Battling Cancer, That Was Why He Came To BBNaija

Kbrule 

K-Brule's mum was battling cancer, as revealed by the former housemate in a new episode of the Big Brother Naija Reunion show aired yesterday.

K-Brule's mum was battling cancer and according to the reality show star, he dropped out from school, came on the show hoping to win so he could take care of his mum.

Adamawa Governor-elect Promises To Be The First To Implement N30,000 New Minimum Wage

Fintiri 

Adamawa Governor-elect, Alhaji Ahmadu Fintiri, has promised to implement the new minimum wage of N30,000 when approved by President Muhammadu Buhari.

Fintiri, who emerged the winner on the platform of Peoples Democratic Party made the promise on Friday while speaking with newsmen in Yola. He defeated incumbent Governor Muhammadu Bindow of All Progressives Congress and 28 other candidates in the just-concluded supplementary governorship election.

Tiwa Savage Reacts After Accusations She Dissed Her Ex-husband In New Song Challenge

Tiwa and Teebillz 

Tiwa Savage, popular Nigerian singer has denied claims that she dissed her ex-husband, Teebillz in her version of the trending music challenge, ‘Fvck You’.

Lady stabs her boyfriend in the eye over a phone call in Rivers state

A young man was allegedly stabbed by his girlfriend over a phone call in Rivers state.

According to reports, the victim identified as Mr. Abeulah, a native of Delta but stays in Ogu/Bolo local government area of Rivers state, with his girlfriend named Miss Alice Peter, who is a native of Ogoni in Rivers.

Mikel Rejects Nigeria To Focus On Club's Promotion Push

John Obi Mikel 

Nigeria captain John Obi Mikel turned down a chance to return to the Super Eagles set up to instead focus on Middlesbrough’s bid for promotion from the EFL Championship.

The former Chelsea man has been recharging his batteries in order to give 100 percent in Boro’s drive to return to the Premier League, starting with their clash against league leaders Norwich City this coming weekend.

Appeal Court Affirms Fayemi's Election, Dismisses Eleka, PDP's Appeal

Kayode Fayemi and Olusola Eleka 

The Abuja Division of the Court of Appeal on Thursday affirmed the victory of Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State at the July 14, 2018 governorship election in the state.

The three-man panel, led by Justice Stephen Adah, in a unanimous judgment, dismissed the appeal filed by the Peoples Democratic Party and its candidate in the election, Mr. Olusola Eleka.

BBNaija Star, Thin Tall Tony Becomes Taxi Driver In Lagos

Thin Tall Tony 

A social media user named Simisola who is based in Lagos state ordered for the services on an Uber Taxi only to discover that the driver was a participant of the Big Brother Naija 2017 edition - Thin Tall Tony also referred to as Anthony.

Fraudster Who Scammed Innocent Victims Of Over N343.8m Arrested In By EFCC (Photo)

The suspect 

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan zonal office has arrested one Ayodele Saheed Olaniyi, for defrauding unsuspecting investors in a phoney N343,880,000 (Three Hundred and Forty Three Million, Eight Hundred and Eighty Thousand Naira) investment scam.

24-year-old pastoral candidate brutally raped and murdered (Photos)

Police are searching for two individuals suspected of being involved in the killing of a 24-year-old female priest, identified only as MZ, in Air Sugihan district, Ogan Komering Ilir regency, South Sumatra, Indonesia.