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Monday, 17 June 2019

Breaking News: Supreme Court To Deliver Judgment On Osun Gov. Elections on July 5

Adeleke and Oyetola 

According to a report by Punch Metro, the Supreme Court on Monday fixed July 5 to deliver its judgment on the dispute arising from the September 2018 governorship election in Osun State.

The Peoples Democratic Party and its candidate in the said election, Ademola Adeleke, had filed four separate appeals before the apex court to challenge the Abuja Division Court of Appeal’s decision affirming the All Progressives Congress and its Governor Adegboyega Oyetola as the winner of the poll.

Fast-rising Nigerian Rapper Dies After Falling From 4-storey Building (Photo)

Ziggy 

Up and coming Nigerian rapper, Ziggy, has kicked the bucket. The musician according to reports died yesterday after falling from a 4-storey building in his Paradise Estate residence in Lekki, Lagos.

Ondo Youths Shut Down Gov. Akeredolu's Office

Some of the student protesters 

The Ondo State Governor’s office is currently being blocked by youths from Ilaje Local Government Area of the state.

According to the youths, they were protesting the alleged diversion of funds meant for the areas by the Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu-led administration.

Arsenal Near Move For Highly-rated Defender, Saliba

Saint-Etienne defender William Saliba 

Arsenal are edging closer to a move for Saint-Etienne defender William Saliba, reports L'Equipe.

The 18-year-old has come to an agreement with the Gunners on a five-year deal to move to the Emirates. All that's left is negotiations with the Ligue 1 club, who would like a transfer with a one-year loan back to the team for the next campaign.

PDP Considers Dogara As Minority Leader

Hon. Yakubu Dogara 

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has mandated its members in the House of Representatives to select their principal officers and inform the party of their decision today.

Breaking News: Triple Boko Haram Suicide Bombing Rocks Konduga, Leaves 17 People Dead

File photo 

It has been reported that a triple suicide bombing by Boko Haram jihadists has killed 17 people in Konduga.

26-year-old Mother Dies After Jumping Off Bridge Leaving Her 3 Children In The Car

Stanlee Allyn Holbrook 

A mother stopped her car on a bridge, with her three children inside, then walked to the railing and jumped off the bridge to her death.

Stanlee Allyn Holbrook, 26, a Pennsylvania woman, jumped to her death off of the Homestead Grays Bridge around 7:20 p.m. on Friday.

CJTF Member Arrested For Torturing Two Boys For Allegedly Stealing N30,000 (Photo)

The CJTF arrested for torturing young boys 

A member of the Civilian Joint Task Force, CJTF, has been arrested for subjecting two boys to jungle justice after they were accused of stealing the sum of N30,000 in Borno State.

PSG Prepares To Sell Neymar

Neymar 

Neymar joined PSG for a world-record £198million in the summer of 2017, signing a five-year contract. But the forward is set to cut short his stay in Paris after just two seasons, according to French newspaper L’Equipe.

Beautiful Yoruba Actress, Bimbo Afolayan Builds Herself A "Mini-Estate"

Bimbo Afolayan 

Popular Yoruba actress, Bimbo Afolayan has completed an edifice which is a 12 homes estate completed by her in Lagos.

She shared the new achievement on-line to give all glory to God for the success in completing such a huge project.

The Day A Lesbian Proposed To Me - Actress Ella Mensah Opens Up

Ella Mensah 

Ghanaian actress, Ella Mensah, was shocked when a lesbian proposed to her at a mall because she had acted as a homosexual in a movie.

So Sad: Promising Nigerian Man, Eniola Aluko Shot Dead In London

Eniola Aluko 

Eniola Aluko, from Thamesmead, died on Friday after sustaining gunshot wounds to the neck and chest. Police said they were called to the scene, a car park on Hartville Road, just before 5pm.

Mr Aluko was found with critical injuries and died at the scene a short while later.

Juventus Appoint Chelsea Manager, Maurizio Sarri

Maurizio Sarri 

Maurizio Sarri has left Chelsea to become manager of Serie A champions Juventus on a three-year deal.

Sarri, who joined the Blues from Napoli in July 2018, led them to third in the Premier League and won the Europa League in his one season in charge.

Abuja based lady calls out Don Jazzy's artists, Rema and D'Prince for refusing to 'pay' her after spending the night at their hotel rooms

An Abuja based lady identified as Samantha has taken to Instagram to call out Mavin artists, Rema and D'Prince.

According to her explanation, she was called to hang out with them at their hotel rooms in Abuja and she went with two of her friends.

32-year-old Oyo State Speaker Storms His Hometown After Swearing In (Photos)

Adebo Ogundoyin 

There was jubilation in Eruwa town as the newly elected Oyo state House of Assembly Speaker, 32-year-old Adebo Ogundoyin stormed his home town to celebrate with his people.

Nigerians arrested in Malaysia for Fraud, Cultism (Photos)

Over 80 Nigerians said to be living illegally in Malaysia were arrested in two raids in Kajang and Puchong last night June 16th.

The raids by the Immigration Department started at 10.30pm in Kajang following complaints that most of the Nigerians and other Africans residing in the area were involved in different social vices which includes Cultism and Cybercrime.

Handsome Corper, Johnson Onyilo Commits Suicide In Ibadan (Photos)

Johnson Onyilo 

Johnson Onyilo, an NYSC 2018 Batch B Stream 1 Corps Member currently serving in Oyo state has committed suicide. He died on Friday, July 14th 2019.

Sunday, 16 June 2019

Mercy Aigbe wishes herself Happy Fathers day

Actress and single mum of two, Mercy Aigbe, took to her IG page this morning to wish herself a Happy Fathers Day today June 16th.

Boko Haram Attacks Nigerian Soldiers, Military Base In Borno

Boko Haram 

Boko Haram terrorists have attacked Nigerian troops in Damasak town of Mobbar Local Government Area of Borno State.

SaharaReporters had authoritatively detailed plans of the attack on soldiers by the insurgents, calling on the government to act fast.

Reno Omokri Tackles Fayose Over Attack On Obasanjo

Reno Omokri 

Reno Omokri, the former Special Assistant on New Media to erstwhile President, Goodluck Jonathan has tackled former Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose, over his (Fayose) attack on former President, Olusegun Obasanjo.

Why I Allow Nudity In My Videos - Patoranking

Patoranking 

Shortly after hitting limelight, during an interview, reggae/dancehall singer, Patoranking described his brand of reggae music as ‘a morally inclined variation of dance-hall music’, but in the music videos of four of his songs, ‘Girlie O’, ‘Daniella Whine’, ‘Available’, and ‘Suh Different’, he contradicted himself with a lot of nudity.

Majek Fashek Goes After Soundcity Over Rejection Of Music Videos

Majekodunmi Fasheke 

Legendary singer, Majekodunmi Fasheke, aka Majek Fashek, has maintained that his downward spiral into the abyss of drug abuse that almost ruined his career wasn’t ordinary.

Tyson Fury defeats Tom Schwarz with a second-round TKO

Tyson Fury breezed past Tom Schwarz with a second-round TKO in Las Vegas last night.

The 'Gypsy King' bounced back from December's controversial draw with Deontay Wilder in superb fashion, landing a right hand to drop his German opponent to the floor.

So Heartbreaking: Flood Sweeps Away Bank Security Guard In Akwa Ibom

Moses Obaje Yenusa

Moses Obaje Yenusa, a security man working with one of the new generation banks in Akwa Ibom State, was, on Wednesday evening, swept away by the flood along Grace Bill road, Eket, after a downpour.

AFCON 2019: Iwobi Emerges Nigeria's Most Popular Player

Alex Iwobi 

Arsenal winger, Alex Iwobi, has emerged as the most popular player named in the Super Eagles roster, according to Wikipedia.

The Arsenal star has had 33,916 page views in the past 30 days on his Wikipedia entry, more than any other player in the Nigeria squad.

Okorocha Finally Gives Governor Ihedioha Serious Warning

Rochas Okorocha 

Rochas Okorocha, Senator representing Imo West has warned the State Governor, Emeka Ihedioha to stop harassing his wife and children. Okorocha, who is the immediate past governor of the state said harassing his wife and children by the Ihedioha-led state government was unacceptable.

Pogba Ready To Go On Strike To Force Real Madrid Move

Paul Pogba 

Paul Pogba is considering going on strike at Manchester United in order to force through a summer transfer to Real Madrid, Spanish outlet, ABC reports.

God Is Responsible For My S*xy shape - Actress Omobutty

Omobutty 

Actress, Biodun Okeowo, aka Omobutty, has often been said to have one of the sexiest bodies in the Yoruba section of the movie industry.

Motorists Shun Ife-Ibadan Highway Over Banditry

File Photo 

Vehicular movement on the Ife-Ibadan Expressway was noticeably light on Friday and Saturday, a development attributed to the incessant attacks by armed bandits on commuters and motorists on the highway.

Spoiler Alerts Ahead Of BBNaija 4 Kick Off

Ebuka, the host 

After several months of teasing and hint dropping, MultiChoice Nigeria announced the kick-off date of the famous reality TV show to cheering audience across Africa. In the last three months, Pulse has consistently reported exclusive hints on the reality TV show and plans by the organisers.

Pulse findings revealed that true to the audience expectations for this season, the organisers are putting all in place to make the show surpass the previous seasons.

Saturday, 15 June 2019

Ekiti State University Lecturer caught on tape allegedly attempting to have sex with his female student

A lecturer in the Accounting Department of the Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti, Dr O.O Aduwo, was yesterday disgraced after he was allegedly caught pants down while attempting to have sex with one of his female students simply identified as Nike who he had invited to his home.

EFCC raids hideouts of Internet fraudsters in Abuja, Imo, Enugu, Delta, Edo (Photos)

Operatives of the Abuja Head Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have apprehended seven internet fraudsters at the Sunshine Estate, Gwarinpa, a metropolis at the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, as part of the resolve of the acting EFCC Chairman, Ibrahim Magu, to ensure that online fraud is reduced to the barest minimum.

Actor Gideon Okeke and wife expecting a baby

Nollywood actor Gideon Okeke and his wife, Chidera, are expecting a baby.

The actor shared a lovely photo of his wife rocking her baby bump on social media with the caption ''Some of Us are ANGELS''

Another Nigerian Tortured To Death By South African Police

File Photo 

Another Nigerian , Maxwell Ikechuku Okoye, from Oji River Local Government Area of Enugu State, has been allegedly killed by members of the South African Police Service.

Popular Politician, Senator Babayo Gamawa Is Dead

Senator Babayo Garba Gamawa 

Former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Deputy National chairman, Senator Babayo Garba Gamawa, is dead. Garba reportedly died after a brief illness in Bauchi State on Friday.

Windstorm Destroys 1,536 Rooms In Four Jigawa LGAs

File Photo 

A windstorm has destroyed 1,536 rooms and property worth millions of naira in some communities in four local government areas of Jigawa.

Sani Yusuf, the Executive Secretary, Jigawa State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), made this known to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Dutse on Wednesday.

I Almost Died After Losing Movie File Worth N12m - Actress Bose Alao

Bose Alao 

2016 is a year Nigerian actress, Bose Alao, will not forget in a hurry as her N12m film project got lost. In an exclusive chat with Saturday Beats, the actress noted that at that stage in her life, she almost died.

Doctors kidnapped, Policemen Shot As Gunmen Hijack Ambulance In Ondo

Scene of the incident 

An ambulance conveying medical equipment was attacked at the boundary between Ondo and Edo states on Friday.

Real Madrid sign Japanese Messi from FC Tokyo

Real Madrid has announced the signing of Japanese 'Messi' Takefusa Kubo, with the Spanish La Liga club describing him as "one of the most promising young players in the world".

A deal for the 18-year-old has been agreed between Madrid and Tokyo FC for two million euros and the player himself will earn one million euros per season.

NYSC To Commence Payment Of N30,000 Allowance To Corps Members

NYSC members 

Director-General, National Youth Service Corps, Shuaibu Ibrahim, has said the scheme will communicate to corps members when the payment of N30,000 new allowance would take off, TheNation has reported.

The DG stated this on Friday at a workshop/ training on Freedom of Information Act for Desk Officers of the NYSC in Abuja.

Laura Ikeji Stuns In Bikini As She Sits On Her Husband

Laura Ikeji and Ogbonna Kanu 

Fashion entrepreneur and brand influencer, Laura Ikeji shares bikini photos as she was all loved up with her husband, Ogbonna Kanu.

Diddy congratulates his ex-Cassie and her new boyfriend Alex Fine after their pregnancy annoucement

Diddy has once again proven that there is no hard feelings between him, his ex-girlfriend, Cassie, and her new boyfriend, Alex Fine.

The Rap mogul took to his Instagram page this night to congratulate the pair who recently announced that they are expecting their first child, a baby girl.

N30m Fraud: EFCC arraigns herbalist who impersonates Baru, Adesina

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC, Ilorin Zonal Office has arraigned a 31-year-old herbalist, Jamiu Isiaka on a four-count charge in a Kwara State High Court, before Justice M. Abdulgafar for impersonating the group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Dr Maikanti Baru and the special adviser to the president on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina and duping a Korean national in the process.

Rotimi Amaechi's Son Graduates In Style From Canadian Varsity

Obinna Amaechi and father, Rotimi Amaechi 

Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, immediate past Minister of Transportation & South South APC leader attended the graduation of his son, Obinna Amaechi from Simon Fraser University, Canada.

Presidency Gives Task Force Two Weeks To Clear Apapa Gridlock

The Federal Government has extended by two weeks, the time given to the Presidential Taskforce on the Apapa traffic gridlock to resolve the matter following a request for extension by members of the taskforce and other stakeholders, Vanguard reports.

Naira Marley Finally Released From Prison (Video)

Naira Marley 

Musician, Azeez Fashola aka Naira Marley has finally regained freedom. He was released today after perfecting his bail condition.

The artiste was arrested and charged to court by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on an 11 count charge of advance fee fraud popularly called 'yahoo yahoo'.

Dolphin Caught In Odi, Bayelsa State (Photos)

The Dolphin 

This dolphin was caught in Odi community in Bayelsa state, Niger Delta part of Nigeria. According to reports, it wandered around the waters surrounded by fishermen.

Sanwo-Olu Approves 100 Percent Allowance Increment For LASTMA Officers

Governor Babajide Sanwo-olu 

The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has approved an increment in the monthly allowance of officials of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority, LASTMA.

Linda Ikeji Gets Excited As Son, Jayce Jeremi Drives His Bentley Continental GT

Linda Ikeji 

Linda Ikeji is so excited as her son, Jayce Jeremy can now drive his ride. The rich blogger shared a video of her son driving his customized car around her mansion.

Friday, 14 June 2019

After Being Disgraced On Social Media, Ubi Franklin Discreetly Pays His Ex-lover Millions He Owed

Ubi and Sandra 

After being embroiled in a debt controversy, music label owner, Ubi Franklin has finally paid off millions he owed his ex-lover, Sandra Iheuwa.

Recall that the foreign-based businesswoman had taken to social media to call out Ubi after he failed to pay her back the money he borrowed.