Ogbeta.ng: January 2019

Thursday, 31 January 2019

Nigerian Man Sentenced To Prison In UK Over The Murder Of His Girlfriend (Photo)

Oluwaseyi Dada 

A man has been jailed having previously pleaded guilty to manslaughter. Oluwaseyi Dada, 21, was sentenced at the Old Bailey on Thursday, 31 January to two years and three months’ imprisonment.

Detective Inspector Domenica Catino, of the Homicide and Major Crime Command, said: “A young woman has lost her life and our thoughts remain with her family and friends, who have been devastated by Katrina’s death.

Revealed: Ex-NIA DG, Oke And His Wife Jet Out Of Nigeria Ahead Of Looming EFCC Trial

Ayo Oke 

Ayo Oke, former director-general of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), and his wife are no longer in the country, TheCable understands.

Oke, who was to be arraigned along with his wife by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Friday, left the country last week, sources told TheCable.

Arsenal Target, Almiron Signs For Newcastle

Miguel Almiron 

Miguel Almiron has completed his club-record £20 million ($27m) move to Newcastle, with the 24-year-old forward penning a five-and-a-half-year contract.

The Paraguay international, whose terms are due to run until the summer of 2024, arrives at St James’ Park from Major League Soccer side Atlanta United. He helped them to MLS Cup glory in 2018, netting 13 goals and providing as many assists along the way.

Media Personality, Bolanle Olukani Escapes Death As Car Somersaults In Horrific Accident

Bolanle Olukani 

Bolanle Olukani was involved in a horrific accident recently but managed to escape unscathed afterwards. The media personality took to her Instagram page to share with her fans how the accident happened and she was filled with appreciation to God for life.

CCT Fixes New Date To Resume Onnoghen's Trial... See Details

File: Onnoghen’s legal team at the Code Conduct Tribunal, Abuja on Monday. Photo: Olatunji Obasa 

The Code of Conduct Tribunal has fixed February 4 for the resumption of hearing in the charges filed against the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, Punch Metro reports.

The Heads, (Press & Public Relations) Ibraheem Al-Hassan, disclosed this in a press release on Thursday. Onnoghen is facing six counts of false assets declaration filed against him by the Code of Conduct Bureau.

Over 3,500 PDP Members Defect To APC In Delta

No fewer than 3,500 members of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Thursday, defected to the All Progressive Congress, APC, during Chief Great Ogboru campaign train to Udu and Ughelli South local government areas.

Arsenal Sign Barcelona's Denis Suarez

Denis Suarez 

Arsenal announced the signing of Spain international Denis Suarez on loan for the rest of the season on Thursday’s transfer deadline day.

Suarez will link up again with Arsenal boss Unai Emery, with whom he worked during a loan spell at Sevilla in the 2014-15 season.

Chika Ike Steps Out For Work In Beautiful Polka Dot Top (Photos)

Chika Ike 

Nollywood queen actress Chika Ike looks beautiful as she steps out for work in adorable polka dot top. She puts on her sun glasses on her black and white dotted top with a black colored skirt.

Nigerian Graduate Commits Suicide In Italy After Being Denied Residency (Photo)

Jerry Prince 

A 25-year-old Nigerian migrant identified as Prince Jerry, has committed suicide by jumping under a moving train in Tortona, Genoa, Italy.

The young man reportedly killed himself after his request for a residency permit was rejected. Jerry had requested for the permit on humanitarian grounds. However, after his rejection, he deceived to end it all on January, 28, 2019.

'I Was Tired Of Giving Him Money' - BBNaija Star, Uriel Reveals Why Her Last Relationship Ended


Uriel Oputa has spoken out about why her last relationship ended. The BBNaija star made the revelation recently during a question and answer session she held with her fans on Instagram.

According to Uriel, her boyfriend was in the habit of constantly asking for money and when she got tired of giving him the money, he left.

Yoruba Actress, Jinad Habibat Gets Two Cars From Two Different Fans

Jinad Habibat 

Fast-rising Nollywood actress, Jinad Habibat gets two new car gifts from two different fans at the same time.

The beautiful actress who didn't even own a car was grateful to God as she now owns two cars at the same time from her favourite fans.

Don Jazzy's Mavin Records Secures Multi-million Dollar Investment

Don Jazzy 

Don Jazzy’s Mavin Records has entered a multi-million dollar equity investment partnership with Kupanda Holdings.

Kupanda Holdings, a joint venture between Kupanda Capital and TPG Growth, is a significant investor in the likes of Spotify, CAA, Uber and AirBnB.

Ekiti PDP Lawmaker Defects To APC

Mr Olarewaju Olayanju, a member of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) representing Emure Constituency in Ekiti State House of Assembly, has defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC).

He described PDP in Ekiti as a party which had reached its “dead end”, saying he could not continue to be in a party which was divided against itself. Olayanju announced his defection at a news conference at the Assembly on Thursday.

Wow! See The Massive Crowd That Came Out To See Buhari As He Campaigns In Kano (Photos)

The crowd that welcomed Buhari 

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Kano in continuation of his re-election campaigns across the country.

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Buhari landed at exactly 12: 55 pm at the 303 Nigerian Air Force Flying Training School Base, Kano State.‎

Heartbreaking: Young Graduate Crushed To Death Inside His Lexus After Lorry Fell On It In Edo (Photos)


It has been reported that a young graduate of the Auchi Federal Polytechnic in Edo state, has lost his life after being involved in a fatal accident.

Local reports show that the deceased identified as Ehis, was crushed to death after a lorry fell on his Lexus car on Saturday, January 26th at Ewu Hills, Benin-Auchi express road in Edo.

Actress Nadia Buari Poses In Chic Outfit

Nadia Buari 

The yellow-skinned and beautiful actress, Nadia Buari steps out in chic outfit looking so adorable as she poses in styles.

She rocks a print trouser outfit with a black top complimented with a pair of white stilletos and a chic purse. These are the kind of pictures that could distract her ex, Jim Iyke.

Italy Slides Into Recession, Darkening Outlook For Europe

Italy has fallen back into recession, intensifying concerns about the 19-country eurozone economy and a possible flare-up in the debt market jitters that have haunted the bloc in the past.

The Italian economy, the third-largest in the eurozone, contracted by a quarterly rate of 0.2 percent in the fourth quarter of 2018, the national statistics agency said.

Suarez Bids Barcelona Farewell

Denis Suarez 

Denis Suarez has posted a farewell message to Barcelona ahead of his anticipated loan switch to Arsenal.

The 25-year-old is expected to be announced as an Arsenal player on Thursday, a day after Barca confirmed the deal before removing the statement from their website.

Nollywood Actress, Lilian Esoro Reportedly Acquires New Car

Lilian Esoro 

Clinic Matters star actress and businesswoman, Lilian Esoro appears to be doing well as she has reportedly bought herself a brand new car.

She gave the hint on her social media page when the posted the photo of the interior of a car on her Instagram page, with her fans responding with congratulatory messages.

Graphic Photos Of Mother-Of-Four Brutally Killed In Uncompleted Building In Bayelsa

Glory Omo-Ohwo 

A young mother of four has been gruesomely murdered by unknown hoodlums in Yenagoa, the capital of Bayelsa State.

The woman identified as Glory Omo-Ohwo, hailed from Oreba/ Uhweru community in Delta State. Information released by Bight News, it was gathered that the deceased, a resident in Akenfa-I Epie Community, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, who was a fish seller, woke up at about 5am on Tuesday 29th January 2019, to smoke some of the fishes she had purchased to retail at the popular periodic Mbiama market.

Wow! VP Osinbajo's Daughter, Kiki Stuns Fans With New Dazzling Photos


Kiki Osinbajo has come to be known as a youg woman understands how to get her many followers on Instagram dazzled with her beauty and poise as she shares new photos every now and then with them.

The young woman who happens to be the daughter of Nigeria's Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, is now slowly growing into a fashion enthusiast who knows how to 'slay' in whatever she wears.

I Will Not Vote For Either Buhari Or Atiku In 2019 - Soyinka Vows

Wole Soyinka 

Wole Soyinka, foremost playwright, says he will not support presidential candidates of either of the two major parties, according to a report by TheCable.

He said this at an ongoing interactive session tagged citizen forum 2019.

Davido Didn't Sell Out The O2 Arena - UK Media Scores Davido


Considering the anticipation attached to this gig, which has been talked up as a significant event for Davido – he’s nearly sold out the O2, a considerable leap toward the mainstream – and for Afrobeats itself, it’s poor form for the Lagos-based singer to turn up 65 minutes late.

Kannywood Stars Fight Dirty Over Alleged Atiku Largesse

Two prominent Kannywood stars, Ummi ZeeZee and Zaharaddeen Sani, have threatened to drag themselves to the police over an alleged monetary gift from the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar.

Representatives of Mr Abubakar allegedly presented the gift after a meeting in Kaduna with Kannywood stars campaigning for him ahead of the February 16 presidential election.

Beautiful Actress, Tonto Dikeh Exposes The Secret Lifestyle Of Some Social Media Celebrities

Tonto Dikeh 

Tonto Dikeh, one of Nigeria's most controversial actresses, has advised her followers not to dwell on the lives people live on social media because most of them are fake.

The actress also went on to expose how some social media celebrities live their lives to impress. She first released the image below bearing some words advising her followers to not be fooled by other people's lifestyles on social media.

Photo Of Woman Caught Red-handed Stealing A Newborn Baby In Anambra Hospital

Dorathy Sunday 

A 35-year old woman, Dorathy Sunday of Izzi, Ebonyi State has been arrested by the Anambra State Police Command for stealing a five days old twin baby boy at the maternity ward of the Nnamdi Azikwe University Teaching Hospital Nnewi, Anambra state.

Actress, Uche Jombo Bares Face In New Photo

Uche Jombo 

The beautiful, talented and hard-working actress, Uche Jombo shares a chic make-up free photo on her social media space still looking adorable and enchanting.

She is giving confidence to women who can't do without make-ups. Uche Jombo's marriage in the past years has become some sort of mystery with many suggesting she has parted ways with her white husband.

Atiku Backs Herdsmen, Calls Anti-Grazing Law Unconstitutional

Atiku Abubakar 

The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in next month’s election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has made it clear that he is not in support of the open grazing prohibition and ranches establishment law in some states of the federation.

Wednesday, 30 January 2019

BREAKING NEWS: Trouble Looms As Court Of Appeal Strikes Out Onnoghen's Case

Suspended CJN, Walter Onnoghen 

The Court of appeal has dismissed the motion brought by the embattled suspended Chief Justice Of Nigeria, ( CJN ), Walter Onnoghen seeking for a stay of action in his trial at the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT.

The ruling was delivered by a three-man panel, led by Justice Abdul Aboki.

My Body Is More Expensive Than Your Bank Accounts Put Together - Princess Shyngle Attacks Critics

Princess Shyngle 

Gambian actress, Princess Shyngle has expressly told her critics that her body is more expensive than their bank accounts put together. She made the statement in reaction to rumours that she has expended over $100,000 to enhance her body.

Actress Ufuoma McDermott Shows Off Her Adorable Kids In School Uniforms

Ufuoma McDermott 

Beautiful model and Nollywood actress, Ufuoma McDermott show off her beautiful kids as she prepares them for school.

The actress who has being on a busy schedule still spared time to take care of her kids as they are already seen in a clean uniform.

The 37-year old actress married a white man and the marriage has been progressing.

Mercy Aigbe Steps Out For Work In Style... See What She Wore

Mercy Aigbe 

41-year old actress, filmmaker and businesswoman, Mercy Aigbe was seen stepping out of her mansion for a busy day ahead.

The single mother of two rocked a pink grown, pick bag and pink shoes to match. Her followers have applauded how good she looks.

Excited Yvonne Jegede Shares Adorable New Photo After Rumoured Marriage Crash

Yvonne Jegede 

If there is anything Yvonne Jegede is clearly avoiding today, it is the rumour surrounding her 2-year old marriage which is close to becoming history.

She has refused to attend to media talks that she has partially parted ways with her long term lover, Kunle Fawole better known as Abounce. She just posted a picture of herself looking nice in a white dress and wearing a good smile to match.

Budding Actress, Princess Chidinma Looks Extra Hot In New Photos

Princess Chidinma 

Princess Chidinma is one of the fresh faces in Nollywood trying to make a mark in the film industry. She has been featuring in a couple of movies as well as getting so much attention on social media for obvious reasons.

Sala Is Not Dead, He's Alive And Living On An Island - Ex-girlfriend Makes Stunning Claim


The ex-girlfriend of Cardiff signing Emiliano Sala has claimed the player could be still alive on an island.

Berenice Schkair, 26, also blamed a "series of irresponsibilities" after Sala, 28, and pilot David Ibbotson, 59, disappeared when their plane crashed near the Channel Islands last Monday, January 21.

Actress Linda Ejiofor's Husband Reveals What She Does To His Boxers

Linda Ejiofor and Ibrahim Suleman 

Seems as though actress Linda Ejiofor doesn't allow her husband Ibrahim Suleman's boxers to rest, and he has taken to Twitter to 'complain'.

According to him, she has turned all his boxers to house shorts, and toxic masculinity will not allow him pay her back.

APC Chairman Gets Kidnapped Ahead Of Governorship Rally In Adamawa

File photo 

According to a SaharaReporters' report, Hamisu Mijinyawa, the Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Demsa Local Government Area, Adamawa State, has been kidnapped.

Mijinyawa was kidnapped 1:00am Wednesday, ahead of the flag-off of the Presidential/Governorship campaign in Demsa Local Government Area.

Enchanting Photo Of Ghanaian Actress, Juliet Ibrahim Surfaces

Juliet Ibrahim 

It appears Juliet Ibrahim is enjoying a deserved holiday far away from her businesses and regular work schedule.

The 32-year old has been enjoying her single status since Nigerian rapper, Iceberg Slim parted ways with her. It's not clear if she is presently seeing someone. She must have learned to keep her love life secret.

Thursday, 24 January 2019

Middlesbrough F.C. Unveil Mikel Obi As Their Latest Signing (Photos)

Mikel Obi at Middlesbrough 

Middlesbrough F.C., an English Championship club, have confirmed the signing of Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi on Thursday, January 24.

Mikel Obi who is 31-years-old quit on his contract at Chinese Super League (CSL) side Tianjin TEDA after escaping relegation.

BBNaija's Uriel Oputa Celebrates Birthday With Seductive Photo

Uriel Oputa 

Former Big Brother Naija housemate, Uriel Oputa turned a year older today and in celebration she took to her social media space to share an adorable photo.

Gunmen Kidnap APC Edo Assembly Candidate, Kill Orderly

File photo 

According to a report by Vanguard, some unknown gunmen have abducted the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for the Edo House of Assembly, Mr Michael Ohio-Ezomon, in his house at Eme-Ora, Owan West Local Government Area of the state.

The Chairman of the local government, Mr Frank Illaboya who confirmed this to newsmen in Eme-Ora on Thursday, said Ohio-Ezomon was abducted by three gunmen around 1:am on Thursday.

Court Declares Donald Duke SDP Presidential Candidate

Donald Duke 

The appeal court has declared Donald Duke presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party, (SDP). Mr Duke had been declared as the presidential candidate of the party after the primary election held in October 2018 in which Mr Gana was also an aspirant.

Veteran Actress, Bukky Wright Reportedly Dumps Islam

Bukky Wright 

One of the Nollywood actresses who converted to Islam, Bukky Wright seems to have turned back to her old religion - Christianity.

The fair skinned actress, Bukky Wright, who is divorced from her first marriage, married another journalist, divorced him and allegedly divorced again from her current husband, is now based in Houston Texas, with her two sons.

2019: Court Orders Arrest Of Top APC Members In Imo State

A Federal High Court sitting in Owerri, the Imo state capital, on Thursday issued a bench warrant for the arrest of members of the Adams Oshiomhole- recognised Caretaker Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Imo State, according to TheNation.

AS Monaco Set To Sack Thierry Henry After Three Months In Charge

Thierry Henry 

French Ligue 1 club AS Monaco are reportedly set to sack manager Thierry Henry just after three months in charge.

The Arsenal legend is expected to lose his job in the Principality, following a wretched start to his managerial career.

Female Lawyer Reveals How She Killed Her Husband With Frying Pan After Cutting Off His Manhood In Lagos (Photo)

Udeme confessed to killing her husband 

A female lawyer accused of killing her husband has confessed according to an Assistant Superintendent of Police, Olusegun Bamidele. Bamidele revealed this on Wednesday before a Lagos State High Court in Igbosere.

According to the police officer, the lawyer, Udeme Otike-Odibi, confessed to killing her husband after allegedly stabbing him to death. Forty-eight-year-old Udeme is standing trial for the murder of her husband, Symphorosa Otike-Odibi, to death at their residence on Diamond Estate, Sangotedo, Lagos State.

Breaking News: Appeal Court Bars CCT From Hearing CJN, Onnoghen's Case

Walter Onnoghen 

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has barred the Code of Conduct Tribunal from proceeding with hearing in the false assets declaration filed against the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, Punch Metro reports.

Oby Ezekwesili's Party Blasts Her For Withdrawing From 2019 Presidential Race, Reveals Shocking Details

Oby Ezekwesili 

The Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN) has angrily attacked its Presidential Candidate, Dr Oby Ezekwesili for withdrawing from the February 16 Presidential Elections, accusing the former Education minister of using its platform to negotiate a ministerial position in the next political dispensation.

BBNaija Star, Alex Sends Fans Into Meltdown With Awesome Lavender Dress (Photos)


Alex, a former Big Brother Naija housemate, used to be known her outlandish fashion style, penchant for bright hair and even larger than life personality.

However, it seems that in the last year, Alex has done some growing up.

Rare Picture Of Atiku Abubakar And His Grand Daughters

Atiku Abubakar and his grandchildren 

This is a rare picture of a former Vice President Atiku Abubakar spending time with his beautiful grand daughters.

Atiku is the presidential candidate of the main opposition party in Nigeria, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. He is the main challenger of the presidential bid of President Muhammadu Buhari.

Atiku has multiple wives and several children.