Ogbeta.ng: November 2019

Saturday, 30 November 2019

Nollywood Veteran Actor, Sam Dede Is A Year Older Today

Sam Dede a Nigerian actor, director, politician and lecturer. He lectures in the University of Port Harcourt. Sam Dede hails from Rivers State, Nigeria.

In 2005, Dede won the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role.

Actress Ebube Nwagbo Flaunts Straight Legs As She Rocks Bum Short In These Photos

Ebube Nwagbo is a Nigerian actress, model, television personality and philanthropist, born on 24th February 198 from Anambra State but grew up in Warri.

She is the first of her parent’s six children.

Super Falcons Goalkeeper Chiamaka Nnadozie Named Best Female Goalkeeper In Africa

Super Falcons goalkeeper Chiamaka Nnadozie has been named the best Female goalkeeper in Africa, and the 14th best goalkeeper in the World by the International Federation of Football History & Statistics (IFFHS).

Ogun State Government Locks Up Houses Without Toilet Facilities, Arrest Landlord

The Ogun State government says it will to lock up houses without toilet facilities and arrest the landlords to face punishment.

This comes after an outbreak of cholera hit Abule-Otun, Lafenwa, Kuto and Idi-Aba areas of Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, killing five persons.

21-year-old tricycle snatcher arrested in Anambra

The Anambra State Police Command has arrested a 21-year-old man identified as Ikechukwu Eze for reportedly snatching a tricycle popularly known as Keke Napep at gun point in Oba, Anambra state.

A pump action gun and bullets were recovered from the suspect who was nabbed by the Police operatives in conjunction with a Vigilante group in the area on Thursday November 28.

Photos from Governor Rotimi Akeredolu's daughter's wedding in Mauritius

The white wedding of Teniola, daughter of Ondo state governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, to her lover, Olatunde, held today at the long beach, A Sun resort in Mauritius.

Lovely Photos Of Some BBNaija 'Pepper Dem' Housemates Ft. Seyi, Ike, Elosonam & Venita

Don’t you just love it when you see your favourite Big Brother Naija housemates getting along pretty well, because we love it.

Our faves, Elozonam, Seyi, Nelson, Venita, Sir Dee and Ike brought a whole lot of spice to this photo, and we can’t get enough of it.

NURTW Member, Yusuf Suleiman Returns N1M To Its Owner After He Found It

A NURTW member from Zaria returned One million Naira cash N1,000,000. to it owner after he found it. His name is Yusuf Suleiman.

A rare integrity act from a Hausa man, is not foolishness.

God bless you Sir.

Oil Tanker Carrying Petrol Reportedly Set Ablaze While In Motion Along Otedola Bridge, Lagos

The Lagos Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) says a tanker loaded with 33,000 litres of petrol with registration number KJA-900XR, on Saturday burnt fire on the Otedola Bridge.

Nollywood Actress, Omotola Bags Honorary Degree From Igbinedion University

Top actress and happily married mum of four, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde has bagged an honorary degree in Doctorate of Art from the Igbinedion University today November 30th.

Comedian Mr Hyenana Apologises For Sexually Harassing A Woman

Mr Hyenana has taken to his Instagram to apologise to a woman who he admittedly sexually assaulted.

The drama began after Basketmouth was removed from the list of Nigerians listed as influencers or advocates for HerStoryOurStoryNG, an European Union campaign in partnership with the British Council.

EFCC Arrests Operators, Trainees of Yahoo Academy in Akwa Ibom

Operatives of the EFCC, Uyo Zonal Office in a joint operation with some of the Commission's operatives from Abuja, in the early hours of Thursday, November 28, 2019, stormed a building described as 'YAHOO ACADEMY', allegedly used solely for the training of youngsters in various aspects of cyber criminality.

Popular Nollywood Actress Dies After Battle With Breast Cancer (Photo)

Bukola Iyabo Osadare 

Nollywood actress, Bukola Iyabo Osadare, has died after a long battle with cancer, according to a report by Instablog.

It was gathered that the thespian died on Wednesday, November 27, 2019, months after being diagnosed with cancer of the breast.

Women Affairs Minister visits Chibok girls who survived Boko Haram attack

Minister of Women Affairs, Mrs Pauline Tallen, yesterday visited the New Foundation School (NFS), Yola, Adamawa State. She made the trip in company of the outgoing Miss Nigeria, Chidinma Aaron.

The NFS located inside the premises of the American University of Nigeria (AUN) is a special education facility for the rescued students of Chibok following the April 2014 Boko Haram abduction incident.

Tea vendor stabs customer to death over stale bread

An unnamed tea vendor has stabbed one of his customers to death following a disagreement over N100 bread.

The incident happened at 10pm on Monday November 25, at Juba Alaro Junction off Liasu road in Idimu, a Lagos suburb.

Voter Apathy Mars Kogi West Rerun Election

The Kogi West Senatorial rerun Election holding across 53 polling units has been marred with voters’ apathy.

DAILY POST correspondent who visited some affected polling units in Lokoja where elections were cancelled reports that elections material arrived as early as 8am. Some polling units visited included Paparanda Square, and Maigairi Palace.

Edo 2020: APC Chieftain's Home Attacked In Edo

Scene of alleged incident 

The residence of a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress and a former member representing Ovia federal constituency, Hon Engr. Isaac Osahon was attacked Friday afternoon while holding a meeting with some of his loyalists.

Heavily Pregnant Laura Ikeji Flaunts Baby Bump (Video)

Laura Ikeji 

Businesswoman, Laura Ikeji has given us some sort of entertainment to start our day and we are here for it.

The heavily pregnant younger sister to popular blogger Linda Ikeji, took to her IG page to share a video of herself dancing to Olamide’s ‘Don’t Stop.’

I Always Meet With RMD In My Dreams – Timmy K Macnicol

RMD, Timmy K 

Upcoming UK based Nollywood actress, Timmy K Macnicol, has opened up on her obsession with veteran, handsome actor, Richard Mofe Damiji, AKA RMD.

The single mother of one who made news after she revealed that she regrets marrying an older man like Regina Daniels did, said she meets with RMD in her dreams.

Why EU Removed Basketmouth As Ambassador For Sexual & Gender Based Violence

Popular Nigerian comedian Basketmouth has been dropped as an ambassador to sex and gender-based violence over a joke he made about rape.

The comedian, who had earlier been caught in a cross at some point with popular Nollywood actress Tonto Dikeh is yet to react to this update.

Gunmen kill FRSC officer, injure other on Lokoja-Okene highway

Unidentified gunmen have attacked two Federal Road Safety Corps officers travelling from Abuja to Lagos on an official assignment on Friday, killing one and injuring the other.

The officers were travelling in a Toyota Hilux pick-up van with registration number, PILOT 01A when the driver was shot in the head at Oshawa near Lokoja, the Kogi State capital.

Mob Lynches Another LASTMA Officer In Lagos; Police Arrests Two Suspects (Photo)

One of the officers of Lagos State Traffic Management Authority, LASTMA, identified as Mr. Ola Oyesina was Saturday evening hacked to death by mob around Igamu area of Lagos State.

Chris Brown announces the name of his newborn son

Chris Brown has revealed the interesting name he gave to his son. The 30-year-old singer took to Instagram to reveal the name of the newborn baby boy he welcomed with ex-girlfriend Ammika Harris, 26, by sharing a photo of himself.

Nigerian youngest legislator meet Nollywood actresses for Asa festival in Canada

Nigerian youngest legislator led other lawmakers and Nollywood actresses to celebrate Asa Day Festival in Canada.

Nigerians in the diaspora are not just good ambassadors of the country, they try as much as possible to showcase their culture wherever they may be. Recently, the youngest Nigerian-Canadian legislator, Uzoma Asagwara, led other lawmakers and Nollywood actresses to celebrate the 2019 Asa Day Festival in Canada.

Pay Attention To Poverty Not Social Media — CAN Slams National Assembly Over Social Media Bills

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has waded into the controversy ignited by the social media and hate speech bills sponsored by some lawmakers in the national assembly.

22-year-old Lady Gang Raped & Shot Dead, Her Brother Thrown Out Of A Moving Taxi

A hitchhiking trip from job interviews in Johannesburg turned tragic for two siblings when one was gang raped and shot dead while her brother was thrown off a moving taxi.

Kwanele Fezile Zuma and Ngceboyenkosi Minende Zuma, both 22, from Carolina in Mpumalanga took a taxi back home late on Monday, after they both went for interviews in Johannesburg.

Cremate My Corpse After Death - MASSOB Leader, Ralph Uwazuruike

Chief Ralph Uwazuruike, the leader of the Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) has publicly asked for cremation of his corpse when he dies.

138 Inmates Of The Nigerian Correctional Service In Enugu Take NECO Exams

No fewer than 138 inmates of the Nigerian Correctional Service in Enugu Custodial Centre are currently sitting for the 2019 National Examination Council (NECO) November/December examination.

Awolowo's grandson celebrates 4 generations of lawyers as his son is called to bar

Segun Awolowo, the grandson of late Obafemi Awolowo is congratulating his son, Segun, over his recent call to bar. Segun is one of the lawyers called to bar on Tuesday, November 26.

In his congratulatory message, Awolowo said his son makes the 4th generation of lawyers in their family, as his late father and grandfather were also lawyers.

Ex-banker, Fadayomi, jailed six years for stealing N11m

Justice Mohammed Owolabi of the Oyo State High Court on Friday sentenced a former staff of the Ayete Microfinance Bank Limited, situated in Ayete, Oyo State, Sunday Fadayomi to six years imprisonment without an option of fine.

Lagos motorcyclist defiles 6-year-old daughter

A commercial motorcyclist in Lagos, Amarachi Chukwuneke, is currently cooling his feet in prison custody for reportedly sexually molesting his six-year-old daughter.

Chukwuneke, 43, was arrested by the police at the Festac Division, following a report by his neighbour in the Amuwo Odofin area of the state. The suspect had separated from his wife and the victim together with her two siblings lived with him, City Round gathered.

FG wants all unqualified teachers flushed out of schools by December 31

The Federal Government has directed that all unqualified teachers should be flushed out of schools by December 31, Prof. Segun Ajiboye, Registrar, Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN), said on Friday.

Veteran Actress, Victoria Inyama Bags A Degree From University Of East London (Photos)

Former Nollywood actress, Victoria Inyama is grateful and thankful to God after she bagged a degree from the University of East London.

The veteran actress took to Instagram to celebrate her new achievement and also disclosed that enrolling for a degree at the University gave her the ‘confidence, self-worth and self-esteem she lost in all her years of domestic abuse.

Man Who Molested A Mad Woman Asked To Choose Between Going To Jail Or Marrying Her

A Kenyan man who pleaded guilty to a sexual harassment to a mad woman was given a choice between marrying her or going to jail for the crime.

The guy forced a mad woman sex and was given two options either to be jailed for 10 years or to stay with the mad woman as his wife.

Caitlyn Jenner says Kylie spends up to $400,000 monthly on security

I'm A Celebrity 2019 star Caitlyn Jenner admitted finding it "sad" that her famous daughters Kylie and Kendall Jenner needed security just to visit the shops.

She opened up on how they dealt with fame, and what she thought of her kids' social media presence.

Border Closure: Pandemonium As Imo Rice Traders Flee From Custom

File photo 

According to a report by Sun News, there was a stampede at the popular Eke -Ukwu Owerri market at the weekend when some officials of the Nigeria Custom service from Federal Operations Unit (FOU) zone C, Owerri allegedly invaded the market in search of contraband rice.

Friday, 29 November 2019

Drama As Pig Chases Journalist While Reporting On Live TV (Video)

The pig chased the journalist 

A news report is a serious business, however, a Greek television news report took a hilarious turn when a large pig chased the journalist on live TV.

Lazos Mantikos was in the resort town of Kineta to report on the devastating effects of the torrential rains. Violent storms had swept through parts of France, Greece and Italy over the weekend, causing flash floods and landslides.

Physically Challenged Woman Cries Out For Help After Giving Birth To Triplets In Kogi (Photo)

Mercy Mudi Daniel 

For Mercy Mudi Daniel, a 30 years old physically challenged woman who was married for five years without a child, it was an amazing joy for her and the husband when God finally blessed them recently with three bouncing babies, Sun News reports.

South African Police Arrest Man Who Molest & Killed 21-Year-Old Student

South African police command has arrested a suspect in the brutal murder of South African student, Precious Ramabulana.

Death Toll Over Cholera Outbreak, Rises From Four To Five In Ogun State

The death toll over the outbreak of cholera in Abeokuta North Local Government Area of Ogun State has risen from four to five.

This came as the state government said on Friday that it has launched investigation into the disease outbreak and commenced the fumigation of affected communities to prevent further casualties.

Nollywood Actress, PatPat Ugwu Flaunts Her Toned Abs In new Photos

Popular Nollywood actress (whom I have never seen any of her movies by the way) is flaunting her incredibly toned abs online (like most actresses these days).

PatPat is well known online for her many interesting photos and videos online than her movies.

Ubi Franklin And Iyanya Finally Reconcile After Months Of Serious Beefing

Social media never went to sleep following the beefing and call outs from Iyanya towards his former boss & Tripple MG CEO, Ubi Franklin, from accusing the CEO of scamming him to slamming him when he had his 4th babymama saga.

23 Nigerians jailed in France for bringing girls from Edo state to Europe mainly for sex

A French court has sentenced 23 Nigerians and one Frenchman, all members of a Lyon-based sex trafficking ring to prison terms of up to seven years for forcing Nigerian women into prostitution. It was the latest case to highlight the growing use of African migrants in the European sex trade.

President Buhari Arrives Daura For 5-day Official Visit

The President is travelling along with some top government officials to his hometown on a five-day official visit.

He arrived in Katsina at about 4:42 pm and was received by the state governor, Aminu Masari, his deputy, Mannir Yakubu, and other members of the State Executive Council among others.

Man Called To Bar After Spending 12 Years In Prison For A Crime He Didn't Commit

Akpoghene Edeno 

A Nigerian man identified as Akpoghene Edeno has proven to many people that with faith and determination coupled with hard work, nothing is impossible to achieve. He was recently called to bar but his life story has left many people in awe.

Woman With One Arm Praises God After Giving Birth To A Healthy Baby Boy (Photos)

Maryjane Michael 

An Instagram entertainer, Maryanne Michael who is a survivor of a rare condition called arteriovenous malformation (AVM), a disorder of the brain causing abnormal arteries and fistulas, has welcomed a bouncing baby boy.

Drama As Three Suspected Transformer Vandals Are Beaten To Death In Imo State (Photo)

The vandals were beaten to death An angry mob has beaten three suspected transformer vandals to death in Umuohiagu community of Ngor Okpala Local Government Area and Egbelu Obube community in Owerri North Local government area of Imo State, midnight Thursday.

NFF president, Amaju Pinnick & classmates pay visit to their alma mater, Hussey College

Amaju Pinnick, president of the Nigeria Football Federation, joined his former classmates of the 1988 set, Hussey college in Warri, Delta state, to pay a visit today November 29th.

Fans ask BBNaija's TBoss marital status. see her reply

Tokunbo Idowu's interactive session with fans ended in a depressing note after fans questioned her endlessly about the origin of her new born baby girl.

Comic actor, Ijebuu loses dad

Nollywood movie star Olatayo Amokade popularly known as Ijebu, has taken to social media to share a heartbreaking news with his fans and followers.