Ogbeta.ng: August 2019

Saturday, 31 August 2019

India declares 1.9 million citizens 'illegal foreigners'

India has published the final version of a list which effectively strips about 1.9 million people in the north-eastern state of Assam of their citizenship.

Kim Kardashian poses up a storm in a sexy silver metalic swimsuit (Photos)

Reality star and mother of four, Kim Kardashian, took to Instagram to share these new set of sexy photos of herself posing at the beach while clad in a sexy silver metalic swimsuit.

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Thousands of fans troop out pay tribute to late DJ Arafat at his burial 'concert' (Photos)

Last night, thousands of fans and well wishers gathered in Ivory Coast's capital Abidjan to pay tribute to musician DJ Arafat.

The 33 year old Ivorian, whose real name was Ange Didier Huon, died in a motorcycle accident earlier this month. Hundreds of Ivorian artists took part in a stadium concert, with President Alassane Ouattara among its attendees.

End Of The Road: EFCC Arrests 12 Suspected Internet Fraudsters In A 'Yahoo Yahoo' School

The suspects 

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested 12 suspected Internet fraudsters in Lagos.

Jeff Bezos, 55, and Lauren Sanchez, 49, put on public display of affection during a trip to Venice (Photos)

Amazon billionaire Jeff Bezos and his girlfriend Lauren Sanchez looked so in love with each other during a recent romantic trip to Venice, Italy.

On Thursday evening (August 29), the couple were pictured aboard a yacht in Venice putting on a very public display of affection as they kissed, cuddled, and giggled.

EFCC Arrests Two More Suspected FBI-Linked Internet Fraudsters (Photos)

Chidi and Atus 

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Port Harcourt Zonal Office have arrested two suspected internet fraudsters linked to the on- going collaborative investigations between the EFCC and the Federal Bureau of Investigation, FBI.

Singer Kaysha weds his stunning partner Olaj Arel in Portugal (Photos)

Edward 'Kaysha' Mokolo Jr., the famous son of Congolese politician Edouard Mokolo Wa Mpombo has married his stunning Guinea-Bissauan girlfriend, Olaj Arel.

Twitter CEO And Co-Founder, Jack Dorsey's Account Gets Hacked

Jack Dorsey 

The co-founder and chief executive of Twitter had his own account on the service briefly taken over by hackers. A group referring to itself as the Chuckling Squad said it was behind the breach of Jack Dorsey's account.

Delta Begins Employment Of 1000 Secondary School Teachers

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa 

Chief Patrick Ukah, the Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education in Delta State, has said that the recruitment of 1000 teachers into the Post Primary Education Board (PPEB) was to bridge the gap in the number of teachers in public schools in the state.

EFCC Arrests 19 Operators Of Wonder Bank Over 2 Billion Naira Fraud (Photos)

The suspects 

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Port Harcourt Zonal Office, have arrested 19 staff of a fake investment company floating an alleged Ponzi Scheme that has defrauded members of the public to the tune of N2 billion.

Friday, 30 August 2019

US Embassy To Close Abuja, Lagos Offices

The US embassy in Nigeria has announced that its offices in Abuja and Lagos would be closed on Monday in honour of Labour Day celebrated in the US.

See The Most Wanted Yahoo Boy On FBI List Finally Arrested By EFCC (Photo)

Joseph Oyediran 

The Acting Chairman of the Economic Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr Ibrahim Magu says one the most wanted suspect by the Federal Bureau of investigation, FBI, Oyediran Joseph, has been arrested in Ilorin, Kwara State for his roles in internet fraud.

Regina Daniels Shares Sultry Work-Out Pictures

Regina Daniels 

Regina Daniels, wife of billionaire politician, Ned Nwoko shared these new photos of herself working out in the gym this morning.

As usual, people have been going gaga over them on social media. She has been adding flesh to her body in recent times after falling sick and becoming lean.

Soldiers, Police Mount In Front Of Okorocha's Spibat Residence

Photo credit: Sun News 

According to Sun News, soldiers and the police have massed in front of ex-Governor Rochas Okoroacha’s Spibat residence in Owerri, the Imo State capital.

Nollywood Actress, Shan George, Undergoes Spine Surgery (Photos)

Shan George 

Shan George who was quite famous in the Nollywood industry in the late 90s and early 2000s took to her Instagram page today to reveal the health challenges she has been battling with lately.

Arsenal To Meet Eintracht And Others...See Full List Of Europa League Draw

Pogba holding the Europa League trophy he won 

Manchester United face a 6,000-mile round trip to play Astana in Kazakhstan in the Europa League. The 2017 winners will also take on Partizan Belgrade and AZ Alkmaar, while Wolves - playing in Europe for the first time since 1980 - face Besiktas, Braga and Slovan Bratislava Arsenal, who lost to Chelsea in last season's final, have drawn Eintracht Frankfurt, Standard Liege and Vitoria.

Fayose Storms Ekiti Assembly 24 Hours After Summons (Photos)

Former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, on Friday honoured the invitation of the State House of Assembly.

Politician Arrested Over Decomposing Corpse Of Young Woman Found Under Hotel Bed In Delta State (Photos)

The woman found under bed of a hotel 

The Delta State Police Command have arrested three suspects in connection with the decomposing corpse of a lady found under the bed of a hotel at Sapele.

The lady identified as Abina Isaac, was found dead in Ebis Hotel in Amukpe area of Sapele earlier this month. Her father is Ghanaian and mother from Delta State.

Governor Akeredolu Pays N4 Billion To Pensioners

Pensioners in Ondo State under the aegis of Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP) have commended the state governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, for prioritizing the welfare of Pensioners by paying over N4 billion arrears of gratuity owed Pensioners by past administrations in the state.

Billionaire Bill Gates celebrates his dad on his 89th birthday

Billionaire Bill Gates is celebrating his father, William Henry Gates II, who turned 89 today, August 30.

Sharing a throwback photo of himself and his father enjoying a boat ride, he wrote: 'Life with Warren is always an adventure. Happy 89th birthday! Here’s to many more boat rides together—with life jackets, of course!'

Ubi Franklin Celebrates Daughter, Zaneta’s 4th Birthday

Ubi Franklin expressed anguish of living with the emotions of three women (excluding his fourth baby mama, Sandra Iheuwa) as he celebrated his daughter, Zaneta’s birthday today August 30.

Sharing a beautiful photo of his daughter in celebration of her fourth birthday, the music executive stated that Zaneta’s mother deserves a medal for playing her role as a mother and also some of his as a father.

Fayose: “I Won’t Dignify An Assembly Of Clowns With My Presence”

Former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has said he would not dignify the state house of assembly with his presence to answer for alleged misappropriation of local government funds.

Mr Fayose said this in a statement late Thursday by his spokesman, Lere Olayinka, over the summons for him to appear before the assembly.

Celebrities Flaunt Wads Of “Burna Notes” At Burna Boy Listening Party In Lagos

Nigerian celebrites were seen flaunting wads of “Burna Notes” at burna’s listening party in Lagos. The event was graced by prominent celebrities such as Tiwa Savage, Zlatan, Poco Lee, Bovi, Makinwa and many more.

Nigerians stage protest at the Nigerian High Commission in Pretoria over xenophobic attacks

Nigerians in South Africa stormed the Nigerian High Commission in Pretoria, South Africa, to protest xenophobic attacks directed at them in South Africa.

The protesters, mostly made up of victims of xenophobic attacks in South Africa, said on Thursday, August 29, that they are angered by the recent massive looting of foreign-owned shops in the city by some South Africans.

Dabota Lawson puts her banging bikini body on display during vacation in Dubai (Photos)

Ex-beauty queen, Dabota Lawson is currently in Dubai and shared these new photos with the caption, 'It’s the weekend and the sun is out . This dubai sun has made me 50 shades darker. Let’s play'.

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46 Beggars Arrested In Kano

File Photo 

The Kano State Hisbah Board says it has arrested 46 suspected beggars in Kano metropolis for allegedly violating the law banning street begging in the state.

Breaking News: EFCC Operatives Storm Imo Again, Arrest Over 20 Yahoo Boys

File photo 

According to Punch Metro, operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission from its South East Zonal office in Enugu State on Friday morning stormed Owerri, the Imo state capital arresting a number of cybercrime suspects.

Kim Kardashian announces Kanye West's ninth-studio album is called 'Jesus Is King' and posts tracklist

Looks like Kanye West is set to release his ninth studio album. His wife, Kim Kardashian took to Instagram on Thursday night (August 29) to share a photo of a notebook which appeared to contain the 42-year-old rapper's new album title with a tracklist.

Female Armed Robber Caught In Lagos State (Photo)

Miss Yetunde 

A 28-year old female robbery suspect, Miss Yetunde Lawson, has revealed how she joined a 5-man robbery gang and became a full time armed robber in Lagos in order to make money with her male colleagues.

President Buhari Meets With Heads Of Toyota Company And Japan Bank

President Buhari meets with Heads of Toyota Company and Japan Bank for International Cooperation in Yokohama Japan on 30th Aug-BS.

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FCET Students Arrested For Raping 15-year-old Girl In Lagos (Photo)

The three suspectes 

Three students of the Federal College of Education (Technical), Akoka, Lagos have been arrested and arraigned before an Ikeja magistrate court for gang raping a 15-year-old girl who was on her period on Saturday June 29, 2019.

Burna Boy Speaks On Dumping His Girlfriend, Stefflon Don For Princess Shyngle

Burna Boy and Stefflon 

Nigerian superstar, Damini Ogulu, popularly known as Burna Boy has reacted to reports that he dumped his girlfriend, Stefflon Don for Ghanaian actress, Princess Shyngle.

Recall that he was alleged to have dumped Stefflon after a video of the singer and actress Shyngle on facetime and going on a date went viral.

Former Barcelona Coach, Luis Enrique Loses Daughter

Luis Enrique (Left) 

Former Barcelona and Spain head coach Luis Enrique has confirmed his daughter Xana has died after suffering from bone cancer. Luis Enrique stepped down from the Spain post in June after missing their three previous matches, having been granted leave in March for what was described as a family emergency.

Tears As Corps Member Who Died In An Accident Is Laid To Rest In Ebonyi State (Photos)

Jacinta died in a fatal accident 

A corps member who died while travelling in a bus with other Catholic corps members has been laid to rest.

Jacinta Chinenye Ndem was in a bus belonging to the National Association of Catholic Corps members (NACC) when they were involved in a car crash on Sunday, August 18, and she lost her life.

Exposed! See The Ponzi Scheme Operator Who Was Nabbed By The EFCC In Enugu

The ponzi scheme operator 

Following intelligence received from a sister law enforcement agency, the southeast zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Thursday arrested three promoters and staff of Millionaires African Leaders Club, a Ponzi scheme operating from No. 79, Nike Road, Abakpa Nike, Enugu, Enugu State, Vanguard reports.

Yahaya Bello Clinches APC Guber Ticket

Yahaya Bello 

Yahaya Bello, governor of Kogi state, has emerged flagbearer of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the November 16 governorship election.

A total of 3,596 delegates were accredited in the primary which held in Lokoja, the state capital. The governor secured 3, 127 votes.

Alexis Sanchez finally completes loan move to Inter Milan from Manchester United (Photos)

Alexis Sanchez has completed his loan move to Inter Milan from Manchester United after fallen out of favour at Old Trafford.

The Italian club reportedly agreed to pay close to £4.5m of the Chile international's £21m annual salary, while United will pay a significant portion of his wages.

NFL star Ryan Russell announces he's Bisexual, shows off his partner (Photos)

Ryan Russell, a former NFL defensive end who last played for the Buccaneers has revealed he is bisexual. The 27-year-old penned an as-told-to article to ESPN, where he broke the news.

Young Mother Dies During Childbirth, Friends Mourn (Photos)

Ifeoma Mauryn 

A Nigerian woman has lost her life while giving birth with friends left to mourn her on Facebook. The woman identified as Ifeoma Mauryn Charles Denis reportedly died on August 27 while giving birth to her second child.

Tribunal Dismisses Suit Challenging Sen. Abbo's Election

Elisha Cliff Abbo 

The Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Yola on Thursday dismissed the suit challenging the emergence of Elisha Cliff Abbo as the senator representing Adamawa North Senatorial District.

The suit was filed by Sen. Binta Masi of All Progressives Congress (APC) who lost the seat to Abbo during the general election.

Demi Rose flaunts underboob and curves in racy metallic cut-out Playboy swimsuit (Photos)

Curvy British model, Demi Rose showed off her banging body during a recent racy photoshoot in Bali, Indonesia.

The 24-year-old star showed off serious underboob and curves in a heavily cut-out chrome silver Playboy swimsuit while posing for photos.

Neymar set for Barcelona return as 'PSG reach agreement with Spanish club' for sensational move back to Nou Camp

Neymar is set to make his long-awaited return to Barcelona after the Spanish club and Paris Saint-Germain agreed on a deal for the winger.

Regina Daniels flaunts her sexy body in new bikini photos

Billionaire wife, Regina Daniels, looked really trim in these sexy bikini photos. The actress shared the photos on Instagram.

Lionel Messi Wins UEFA Forward Of The Season Award

Lionel Messi 

Lionel Messi has won the Forward of the Season award for the 2018/19 UEFA Champions League campaign.

The 32-year-old Argentinian had another dazzling season in Europe’s top club competition, finishing as the UEFA Champions League’s 12-goal top scorer even though Barcelona were eliminated in the semi-finals by eventual winners Liverpool.

EFCC arrests Kind Thankgod, one other for romance scam in Delta (Photos)

Two suspected Internet fraudsters, Ochuko Okikifo, 24, and Kind ThankGod, 34, were on Wednesday, August 28th, arrested in Sapele, Delta State by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Benin Zonal Office.

Van Dijk Beats Messi And Ronaldo To Win UEFA Men's Player of the Year Award

Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk was named Uefa Men’s Player of the Year, beating off both Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi to the award for the first time following last season’s Champions League success.

Thursday, 29 August 2019

Breaking News: Court Discharges, Acquits Jonathan's Ex-Aide Of Alleged N1.6bn Fraud

Dr Waripamo Owei-Dudafa 

According to The Nation, the Federal High Court in Lagos has discharged and acquitted former President Goodluck Jonathan’s aide, Dr Waripamo Owei-Dudafa of an alleged N1.6billion fraud charge.

In a 190-page judgment, Justice Mohammed Idris held that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) failed to prove any of the 22-count charge beyond reasonable doubt against Owei-Dudafa and a Heritage Bank worker Joseph Iwejuo.

Why I Didn't Protest My 100m Disqualification - Okagbare

Blessing Okagbare 

Africa’s Queen of the Tracks, Blessing Okagbare – Ighoteguonor, has explained why she did not protest her disqualification in the 100m Women’s semi-final race at the ongoing African Games in Morocco.

The hope of the two-time Commonwealth Games gold medalist winning her first gold medal in 100m event in her fourth appearance at the Africa Games went up in smoke after being disqualified for a false start in the women’s 100m semi-finals heat 1 at the Prince Moulay Abdellah Sports Complex on Monday.

#BBNaija: Sir Dee & Venita Win Darling BBNaija Couple’s Challenge (Photos)

Sir Dee and Venita were crowned the best couple for last nights BBNaija beauty pageant challenge show organized by Darling Nigeria.

The housemates were paired in group of four; Avant-garde, Naija in the Sixties, Here comes the bride, and Big hair don’t care.

Actress Nkechi Blessing Kisses Her Lover, Actor Adeyemi, Warns Boyfriend Snatchers

Actress Nkechi Blessing has confirmed that her relationship with actor Mike Adeyemi is not a stunt. This was after the actress shared a video showing her kissing Mike Adeyemi passionately at a beach.