Ogbeta.ng: February 2020

Friday, 28 February 2020

Naval officer declared missing (Photos)

A naval officer identified as SLT David Igbashal has been declared missing, after embarking on a journey on February 23.

Corps member, Oduduwa University undergraduates arrested for fraud in Abuja (Photos)

The Abuja Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Friday, February 28, 2020, arrested nine suspected internet fraudsters at two different locations within the Abuja metropolis.

Kenya’s High Court suspends flights from China over Coronavirus

The High Court in Kenya has suspended flights from China for ten days over the outbreak of the deadly coronavirus.

Coronavirus: Ogun state government quarantines 28 persons who had contact with Italian patient

The Ogun State governor, Dapo Abiosun, says the state government has quarantined 28 persons identified to have come in contact with the Italian man diagnosed with Coronavirus in Lagos.

Heartbreaking! Fast-Rising Rapper Slumps And Dies While Playing Football In Ogun (Photos)


It has been reported that a Nigerian rapper, Stephen Soetan aka Surplus, has died.

The up-and-coming artist died after slumping while playing football in Ogun State.

Coronavirus: 'Disposable Face Mask Now Costs N15k' - BBNaija Star, Ifu Ennada Laments

Ifu Ennada 

Iheme Faith Uloma, the former Big Brother Naija housemate who is more popularly known as Ifu Ennada, took to her Instagram page to lament the hike in the price of face mask in Nigeria due to the confirmation of the deadly Coronavirus in Lagos.

Court Awards N5 Million To Man Who Sued MTN For Illegal Deductions (Video)

FCT High court in Abuja, has ordered MTN Nigeria to pay a lawyer, Ezuku Emmanuel Anenih the sum of N5 million for illegal deductions for unsolicited caller tunes.

Jackie Appiah And Her 14-Year-Old Son Peter Damien Having A Lovely Time Together (Video)

Controversial Ghanaian actress Jackie Appiah and her 14-year-old son have dished out some mummy and son goals – the two have been videoed having a cool time together.

In a video that has surfaced online, Jackie Appiah who is known for flying for exotic vacations is seen with her Manager Samira Yakubu, and her son Peter Damien at the poolside.

The actress and her boy were in a pool ring floating down a swing.

For the first time, we have a golden chance to stare at the actress in a bikini as she’s always covered in regular photos.

Watch the video below;

Tacha Stuns In Red At Netflix Naija Launch (Photos)

Big Brother Naija reality TV star, Anita Natacha popularly known as Tacha took to her Instagram page to share a video and photos of her wear to the EXCLUSIVE screening of the first Netflix African Original Series titled Queen Sono.

Unbelievable: 17 day-old Baby Girl Recovers After Being Infected With Coronavirus Without Taking Any Medication (Photo)

Doctors in China have been stunned after a 17-day-old baby girl recovered from coronavirus without taking any medication.

Cement Factory Quarantined As Govt Begins Contact Tracing Of Coronavirus Victim

The Commissioner for Health, Dr Tomi Coker addressing newsmen on Friday 

According to a report by Daily Trust, the Ogun state government has said that the whole facility of Larfarge Africa Plc, ement factory in Ewekoro, Ogun State has been quarantined following the confirmation of the first case of coronavirus in Nigeria.

Sanwo Olu speaks on coronavirus in Lagos, assures readiness to tackle virus (Video)

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo Olu has addressed the press as coronavirus is confirmed in Lagos.

Dog tests positive for coronavirus in Hong Kong and it's believed to be the first case of a pet catching the virus

A dog has been diagnosed with having coronavirus after contracting it from its owner in Hong Kong.

Nigerians Roast Tacha After She Stormed AMVCA 2020 Nominees Party In Cleavage-Baring Dress

Tacha attends AMVCA awards 

Controversial BBNaija ex-housemate, Tacha Akide has caused serious stir after attending Africa Magic Viewers' Choice Awards (AMVCA) nominees party in Lagos wearing cleavage-baring dress last night.

Beautiful Nollywood Actress Buys Herself Expensive Lexus Jeep (Photo)

Nigerian actress, Gift Mbanaso is a happy woman.

The Nollywood actress has prepared for the new month by gifting herself a brand new Lexus car.

BBNaija Star, Diane Releases Stunning Photos To Mark Her 24th Birthday

Diane Yashim 

Diane Yashim, the former Big Brother Naija housemate is a year older today and she has celebrated by sharing some images online.

Fear Of Coronavirus: Dele Momodu Spotted Wearing Mask And Gloves At The Airport (Photo)

Dele Momodu 

The fear of contracting coronavirus has forced Nigerian journalist/publisher Chief Dele Momodu to take urgent precautionary steps.

Coronavirus: Here's how to protect yourself from the deadly disease

What started as a mystery virus in Wuhan, China, has now killed more than 2,859 people and infected thousands more around the world.

On Friday February 28, the first case of Coronavirus was confirmed in Lagos state.

Cab driver killed on Lagos bridge by hoodlums (Graphic Photos)

A cab driver suffered a sad end following an attack launched against him by hoodlums on Eko Bridge, at Lagos Island area of Lagos State.

Judge denies Rob Kardashian's motion to strip Blac Chyna the custody of their daughter

A judge has denied Rob Kardashian's motion to strip ex Blac Chyna of custody of three-year-old daughter Dream.

Coronavirus can spread through telephone, tables - WHO

World Health Organization has called for the promotion of regular and thorough hand-washing hygiene saying coronavirus (COVID-19) can be contacted when someone infected coughs or exhales.

Photos of Anthony Joshua with the people he loves most

Here are photos of Anthony Joshua with the people he loves most in life.

Odion Ighalo scores his first goal for Manchester United

Odion Ighalo has scored his first goal for Manchester United as they cruised into the Europa League last 16 at the expense of Club Bruges with one of their best performances of the season.

Health Minister also confirms first case of Coronavirus in Nigeria

The Federal Ministry of Health has confirmed the first case of the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Nigeria.

Iran’s Vice President tests positive for Coronavirus

Iranian Vice President, Masoumeh Ebtekar has tested positive for coronavirus as confirmed in a state news in Tehran on Thursday February 27.

Lagos state records first confirmed case of Coronavirus in Nigeria

The Lagos state Ministry of Health has confirmed the first case of Coronavirus aka COVID-19 in Nigeria, since the outbreak of the disease in China in January 2020.

Ex-banker sentenced to 18 years in prison for fraud

A former Relationship Manager with a bank in Enugu, has been handed an 18 year jail sentence after being arraigned before a Federal High Court in Enugu by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on a six-amended-count charge bordering on forgery, altering and giving a loan with defective collateral.

Heartbroken 54-year-old woman spends £8,000 on 'revenge body' after finding out her boyfriend is engaged (Photos)

A 54-year-old jilted woman has spent more than £8,000 to get the perfect 'revenge body' after discovering her partner of 18 months was engaged to someone else.

Scantily clad Toyin Lawani flaunts her banging body in new racy photos

Fashion entrepreneur, Toyin Lawani, took to Instagram to share these racy photos of herself posing at the beach while clad in a sexy black two-piece that showcased her banging body.

Thursday, 27 February 2020

Ini Edo Opens Up On Larry Gaga Being Her New Man

Actress Ini Edo has broken her silence over a rumour making the rounds that she’s dating songwriter and recording artist, Larry Gaga.

Another young man comes down from a cab, jumps off third mainland bridge into Lagos Lagoon (Photos)

Another young man attempted to commit suicide in the early hours of today February 27, after he alighted from a cab and jumped into the Lagos Lagoon on the Third Mainland bridge.

Polish model goes completely blind after getting her eyeballs dyed black (Photos)

A Polish model has gone completely blind in one eye and rapidly failing sight in the other after a tattoo artist made an attempt to dye her eyeballs black.

Iyanya gets 20 Million Naira bail over alleged car theft

An Igbosere High Court in Lagos has granted singer Iyanya bail of N20million over alleged car theft.

Blogger behind fake 'EFCC cell' tweet and photos arrested

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested the blogger who shared "fake photos" of the anti-graft agency's cell in Port Harcourt, Rivers State capital.

#Breaking: Court Declares Impeachment Of Former Kogi Deputy Governor Illegal

Simon Achuba 

According to The Nation, a High Court sitting in Lokoja has declared the impeachment of Simon Achuba, former Kogi deputy governor by the State House of Assembly as illegal, null and void.

Student drowns in pool resort hours after matriculation

A 100-Level student of Cross River University of Technology, (CRUTECH), Barnabas Otu has drowned in a swimming pool in Calabar.

Samuel Eto arrives Nigeria for trophy 5-A-Side

Football fans in Nigeria are in for a big thrill as Samuel Eto’o Fils, one of Africa’s greatest football legends has arrived in Lagos for the launch of the 2020 edition of Castle Africa 5s, the continental leg of the Trophy 5-A-Side developmental football tournament.

Blac Chyna puts her massive backside on display in sexy one-piece swimsuit (Photos)

Blac Chyna took to her page to share these new photos of herself posing in a sexy one-piece swimsuit that showcased her massive backside.

See full photos below.

Face Of Yahoo Boy Caught In US For Duping Victim $850,000 (Photo)

Sherifdeen Mogaji 

A Nigerian man, Sherifdeen Mogaji has been arrested by Colorado’s Boulder County Sheriff’s Office more than three years after he stole about $850,000 from the Boulder Valley School District in an email scam.

See Gorgeous Pre-Wedding Photos Of StylPlus Former Manager, Victor Okpanachi

Victor Baba Okpanachi and his beautiful fiancee, Zarmwa Bilma Obidah 

The GMD of popular entertainment and music promotional label, "Eskimo Records", Mr. Victor Baba Okpanachi has shared with the public beautiful pre-wedding photos as he gets set to wed his delectable fiancee Zarmwa Bilma Obidah.

One Suspected Dead, Vehicles Vandalized As Secondary School Students Clash In Ibadan

A pupil of IMG Grammar School, Oke-Bola, Ibadan was on Wednesday feared dead while some others were injured during a clash between pupils of the school and those of Oke-Bola Comprehensive High School.

Actress Etinosa Begs Apostle Suleman For Forgiveness After Accusing Him Of Having A Side Chick


Actress Etinosa Idemudia has asked for forgiveness from Apostle Suleman of Omega Fire Ministries after accusing him in a post yesterday of having a side chick.

#Breaking: Ambode Loses Bid To Stop Probe By Lawmakers Over Purchase Of 820 Buses

Akinwunmi Ambode 

Justice Yetunde Adesanya of an Ikeja High Court on Thursday struck out a suit filed by former Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos, seeking to stop his probe by the state Assembly over purchase of 820 buses for Bus Reform Project.

Coronavirus: Saudi Arabia bans religious trips to Mecca

Saudi Arabia has halted trips to the holy sites of Mecca and Medina over coronavirus outbreak fears.

Suspected case of Coronavirus in Lagos tests negative after isolation

The Lagos State Government has confirmed that a patient who underwent series of tests after being admitted in Reddington Hospital Ikeja, due to fears of coronavirus, has tested negative to the deadly disease.

Man killed, daughter raped by gunmen in Delta (Graphic Photo)

A tragic incident occurred at Abuelo Quarters of Issele-Azagba community in Aniocha North Local Government Area of Delta State, as a middle-aged man identified as Daniel Benwari was shot dead by gunmen who also raped his daughter.

Wednesday, 26 February 2020

Maria Sharapova announces her retirement from tennis at the age of 32

Russian superstar, Maria Sharapova has announced her retirement from tennis at the age of 32.

APC Suffers Heartbreak As Supreme Court Delivers Judgment On Bayelsa Governorship Review

David Lyon 

The Supreme Court has dismissed an application for review of the judgment which sacked the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa state, David Lyon and his deputy, Senator Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo.

Police Raid Baby Factory In Rivers, 25 Children Rescued

Police in Rivers State said on Wednesday that at least 25 children and six pregnant women have been rescued from a baby factory in Port Harcourt, the state capital.