Sunday, 30 September 2012

Shell Shuts Bomu–Bonny Pipeline Due To Fire



The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria (SPDC) has shut the 28-inch Bomu –Bonny Trunk line after discovering a fire on it early Sunday morning.

The raging inferno is assumed to have been caused by a burning vessel which is alleged to have vandalised the trunk line to steal crude oil.

Female Model Appointed To Coach A Men's Football Team



A former Croatia Miss Sport finalist and footballer Tihana Nemcic became the first woman to be appointed coach of a men’s club on Tuesday, local media reported.

Worshippers Mock Jonathan at Church Service



Christian worshippers at the National Christian Centre in Abuja today mocked and laughed at President Goodluck Jonathan when he described his government as second only to the United States of America in its commitment to fighting corruption.

Rampage In Bangladesh Over Facebook Koran Image




Muslim protesters have attacked Buddhist villages in Bangladesh, after an image said to show a burnt Koran was posted on social network site Facebook.

Witnesses said angry crowds set fire to homes and temples in the Cox's Bazar district, forcing families to flee.

Ojukwu's Siblings Give Bianca Quit Notice From His Residence



The feud in the family of the late Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu over the sharing of the property of their father, Sir Louis Ojukwu, took another dimension yesterday with a top confidant of the

Bomb explosion near Islamic school in Zaria



There was a bomb explosion this morning around an Islamic boarding school in Zaria run by a cleric known for his outspoken criticism of Boko Haram.

The attack left two of the bombers dead and several others wounded according to NEMA. The emergency agency also said  the attackers had sent a warning asking students to evacuate before bombing the school. Injured victims have been taken to the hospital.

‘Deportation of female pilgrims gulped over N1bn’ - experts say



An estimated N1 billion may have been lost as a result of the deportation of Nigerian female pilgrims from Saudi Arabia, experts have said.

This is coming on the heels of accusation by the Nigerian envoy in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Alhaji Abubakar  Shehu Bunu, who said that

Delta State Commissioner, Dr Hope Eghagha, Kidnapped



Delta state commissioner for Higher Education and my former lecturer at UNILAG, Dr Hope Eghagha, was kidnapped this morning along the Agbor/Abraka Rd in Delta State by unknown gunmen. The gunmen opened fire on his vehicle killing his orderly and injuring his driver. Dr Eghagha was taken away by the gunmen and they've not made any contact with his family or the Delta State government.

Chioma Ajunwa shows off triplets



The 41 year old Olympic gold medalist and police DPO gave birth to triplets early this month. Big congrats to Chioma and her husband.

Man mistakenly shoots and kills masked son



A US man mistakenly shot dead his 15-year-old son while investigating what appeared to be an attempted burglary at his sister's house next door. Jeffrey Giuliano opened fire on a masked teenager outside his sister's house when the person came at him with a knife.

According to police, the father was called by his sister, who lives next door, at around 1am on Friday when she heard someone outside her home and believed they were attempting to break in. The popular fifth-grade teacher confronted the person wearing a ski mask, black clothing and holding what appeared to be a knife. As the person lunged at him with the knife, Guilliano fired his gun.

Police later told him after removing the mask that he had killed his adopted son Tyler (pictured above). No charges have yet been filed in the case.

NIGERIAN UNDERGRADUATE IMPRISONED FOR HOMOSEXUALITY WITH SEVEN- YEAR OLD BOY




Nigerian Undergraduate imprisoned for homosexuality with seven-year old boy For allegedly indulging in homosexuality with a seven-year old Isaac Chivirter Shamigah, a 20 year old 300 level Accounting student of Benue State

Saturday, 29 September 2012

Nigeria@52: FG Declares Holiday On Oct 1stnews



The federal government has announced Monday, October 1, as public holiday to mark Nigeria’s 52nd independence anniversary, a statement from the Ministry of Interior has said.

The statement which was signed by the Ministry’s Permanent Secretary, Mrs. Daniel Nwaobia in Abuja, on behalf of the Minister, also wished all Nigerians a blissful independence anniversary celebration.

It quoted President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan as urging all Nigerians to continue to fervently pray for enduring peace and progress in the country, urging all and sundry to resolve to build a more united and virile nation that would be the pride of all Nigerians wherever they lived.

The Minister, further condemned what he termed the practice of absolute denial of Nigerian citizens the right to observe and enjoy work- free days by government of the federation some foreign agencies

Riot In EKSU Over Student's Death



It was a bitter friday yesterday when riot began in ekiti state university,ado ekiti.

a cultist was bashed by a honda accord and he died today,the whole drama began on Thursday evening.

JTF Arrests Immigration Officer Boko-Haram Member




The positive runs by the security agencies on Boko Haram group and other terrorist groups seem to be yielding more fruits as more gains culminating in the arrest of plants of the groups in some paramilitary agencies have been arrested by the Joint Task force.

Bishops Outraged By Neymar's Representation Of Jesus Christ



The Brazilian National Bishops Confederation (CNBB) has criticised a Brazilian sports magazine for publishing a photograph of Neymar being crucified in the same way as Jesus Christ.

Qatar Airline Makes Emergency Landing in Lagos


Qatar Airline flight 592 from Doha to Lagos made an emergency landing a few minutes ago at the Murtala Muhammed International airport, Lagos. The pilots discovered midair that one tyre had low pressure, making landing difficult. They radioed our airport for emergency precaution and a vehicle to tow the plane from the runway to the gate.

The best part was, more than 95% of the passengers didn't even know anything was wrong until the plane landed and they saw fire service and National  Emergency Management Agency all around. One of the passengers tweeted that it was a smooth landing so was surprised that they even had issues.

The plane has been slowly towed to it's landing spot at the airport. God we thank you so much.

EFCC arrests 24yr old currency courier trying to export N1b cash out of Nigeria


The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) two days ago arrested one Abubakar Tijani Sheriff, whom it described as a bulk currency smuggler, as he attempted to smuggle $7million out of the country.

J Martins acquires Rolls Royce Phantom


The singer, whose birthday is today, acquired the Rolls Royce Phantom while in America recently. Naija musicians are doing very well. May be i will consider being a musician some day lol

MTN 100% Airtime Bonus On First Recharge In October



Like a repentant cheating husband MTN are going all lengths to show they've turned a new leaf hahaha. Below is thier latest effort. 

Y'ello Reminder!! Get FREE 100% airtime bonus on your first recharge in October. Only on MTN, the network that enriches lives!!

The additional credit will most likely go to your bonus account for only on-net (MTN to MTN) calls and to be used up within 7 or 30 days. 

Abeg who knows where i can buy N3,000 or N6,000 recharge cards? 



Just spoke with an MTN staff, some clarifications:

1) The effort is really not novel as it also applied on September 1st
2) The bonus will be valid for 30 days, dial *559# to check after your recharge
3) Recharge is defined as loading card vouchers (100, 200, 400, 750, 1500 etc whatever voucher exists) and use of VTU (example loading your phone using an ATM). Transfer of airtime from one number to another via Share and Sell does not count

The Man Behind Anti-Islam Movie Arrested (pics)



man linked to an anti-Islam video that sparked riots across the Muslim world has been held without bond after a hearing in Los Angeles, California.

A judge said Nakoula Basseley Nakoula, 55, was a flight risk and cited a pattern of deception when making his ruling, Reuters news agency reported.

NECO Records 50% Improvement In SSCE



nThe National Examination Council (NECO) has released the 2012 June/July Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (SSCE) result with over 50 percent credit and above pass levels in basic subjects as against 22 percent average pass last year.

Friday, 28 September 2012

Panic At Lagos US Consulate Over Suspicious Object



A suspicious object caused panic at the United States Consulate in Lagos Thursday forcing workers to disperse hurriedly just as the embassy promptly issued a fresh travel warning to its citizens on its website.

Iyanya aquires N11 million 2010 Range Rover Sports



In case you dont know him,he is the kukere master. He title track kukere hit the naija and african air waves early this year and eversince then his status has risen from zero to hero. His brand new car came in last night. Naija artist una dey do well! Congratulations man.

Kidnapped 9 months old Toniloba found




Early this week on Monday to be precise i published a post on a little baby that was kidnapped in the church during service. Read below and get the latest on the baby.

Toniloba Obafemi, the 9 nine months old baby that was kidnapped on Sunday, September 23, 2012 by a church member at RCCG Parish, in Abuja. She has been found in good health.

Toniloba and his kidnapper, Comfort Amos, were found in Benin after maximum investigations and tracking by family and friends with help from the police. Comfort's accomplice (both had jointly asked for well over N10million for the child) was caught in Auchi, Edo State and he led the police to Comfort who was with the child in Benin. God be praised.

NAIJA MOVIE STAR CAUGHT WITH FRIEND'S HUSBAND(PHOTO)



  
Let's help the wifey see it. Lol. This Cossy babe na waoh 4u o!, you either love her or hate her. I think i like her cos she no send no send anybody at alllllllll!

Saudi Arabia Deports 683 Female Pilgrims



The government of Saudi Arabia yesterday Thursday September 27th deported another batch of 512 pilgrims to Nigeria, a day after deporting 171 women. 

The Saudi government detained and eventually deported these women who went to the country for the 2012 Hajj, because they were not accompanied by approved male guardians which they say is against laid down rules of their kingdom. Over one thousand Nigerian female pilgrims were detained at the Abdul-Aziz International Airport and King Fahd Airport in Jeddah and Medina before they started gradually deporting them into Nigeria via Kano and Sokoto airports

Nigerian government yesterday issued a 24-hour ultimatum to the Saudi authority to resolve the issue...or... Well, the ultimatum expired today and hundreds of pilgrims are still detained.

Thursday, 27 September 2012

David Mark Begs Britain To Assist Nigeria On Insecurity



Senate President David Mark yesterday went down memory lane that as our former colonial masters, Britain must help Nigeria nurture the present democracy.

Chinua Achebe Publishes Biafran Memoir



Renowned Nigerian author Chinua Achebe has published his long-awaited memoir, There Was a Country, about the brutal three-year Biafran war.

He acted as roving cultural ambassador for Biafra when the south-eastern area tried to split from Nigeria in 1967.

John Terry Found Guilty Of Racial Abuse & Given Four Match Ban



Former England captain John Terry has been found guilty by the English Football Association of racially abusing an opponent.

The Chelsea captain has been banned for four domestic matches and fined £220,000, pending appeal, after he was found guilty at an FA hearing of directing abuse at Queen's Park Rangers defender Anton Ferdinand during a Premier League match in October 2011.


Nigeria Vs Colombia: U-17 Women's World Cup On Saturday Sept-29-2012 @ 4pm

The National U-17 Women's Team of Nigeria, the Flamingoes will take on their U-17 Counterparts from Colombia on Saturday in their last group match of the on-going FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup 2012 in Azerbaijan.

Bomb Factory Found In Kano



The Police Command in Kano State on Thursday announced the discovery of a bomb factory at Hawan Hotoro Area in Kano metropolis.
The Commissioner of Police , Mr Ibrahim Idris, confirmed this while briefing newsmen in Kano.

Policeman Sentenced To Death By Hanging For Killing A Little Girl

Hanging_sign : The old wooden sign with a spoon and cook hat. weighs on the chains

An Ikeja High Court presided over by Justice Olabisi Akinlade has sentenced a 35-year old Police Corporal, Okechukwu Nwabueze, to death for killing a three-year old girl, Kaosara Muritala three years ago in Lagos, southwest Nigeria.

Hajj Commission Suspends All Flights To Mecca




With the on-going diplomatic row between Nigeria and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia over the detention of almost 1,000 female pilgrims and deportation of 171 females for coming to Hajj without male companions, the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has temporarily suspended all Hajj flights for the next 48 hours.

SICKENING VIDEO FOOTAGE OF A DOCTOR RAPING HIS FEMALE VICTIMS BEFORE PERFORMING ILLEGAL ABORTIONS ON THEM


I don't think any of you have seen anything this disgusting and dehumanizing. I haven't. Young girls will come to this Ghanaian doctor's clinic for abortions, and while performing the illegal abortion with unsterilized equipment, he will tell them that there's a membrane covering their vagina and his hands can't get to it, so he needs to use his penis to open it up. While the girls' legs are strapped, he will remove his pants and have sex with them with no protection. And when he's done, he will continue the abortion. Sounds unbelievable, right? It was all captured on tape by a Ghanaian journalist who went undercover.

See the video after the cut.

LAGOS 'BIG GIRL' MOLESTED OVER THEFT OF BLACKBERRY PHONE





The men is this picture should be arrested and prosecuted for sexual assault.How can you explain what they were seen doing to this lady, who was being sexually molested over alleged theft of a blackberry phone. This is inhuman,our people,women group etc should rise up and put a stop to this kinda bullshit.

LATEST UPDATE OF THE WOMAN WHO GAVE BIRTH TO A HORSE IN EDO




Fresh facts emerged yesterday that the woman who gave birth to a horse-like creature during a prayer session at the World Liberation Ministry, Evuoriaria Community, off Benin-Sapele Road, Benin City, Edo State on Tuesday, got married 11 years ago without a child.

RCCG PASTOR COMMITS SUICIDE AFTER PREGNANT CHOIR MEMBER REFUSED TO ABORT PREGNANCY






A pastor allegedly committed suicide in Warri,Delta State following the refusal of his choir member lover to abort her pregnancy.
The circumstances surrounding his death wasn't known at that time.

WOMAN STRIPPED NAKED AFTER SHE WAS CAUGHT STEALING




Luck ran out on a female member of a robbery gang on Thursday in the federal capital territory, Abuja. She led a team of four robbers in a car to steal from a female passenger.

INSANITY- MAN ORALLY RAPES HIS 15-WEEK-OLD DAUGHTER TO DEATH




If there is an unforgivable offence, this is it: An American man allegedly killed his 15-week-old daughter while orally raping her. A court has found him guilty of first-degree murder and aggravated sexual assault, and the man, Steven Deuman, 26, now faces a mandatory sentence of life in prison without parole. according to reports.

UNIJOS STUDENTS KILL GUNMEN THAT ATTACKED THEIR CAMPUS. PHOTOS






Aluta Continua! Reports coming in says that the attack on University of Jos (Unijos) yesterday was executed by a gang of cult members. 

I hear there is an ongoing clash between the Vikins and AxeMen.

Patience Jonathan battling Parkinson's disease? - Sahara Reporters




Finally the cat has been let out of the bag.For sometime now our first lady Dame Patience Jonathan has been sick and the media blackout surrounding her illness has generated alot of controversy in the country.

Super Eagles player, Victor Moses, becomes dad at 21



The Super Eagles and Chelsea footballer announced on Twitter a few hours ago that he's now a dad. At the age of 21 he is already a father. Congrats man.

 

Top ten private jets owned by wealthy Nigerians: how much they cost


I culled this report from Encomium magazine. Quite revealing. See it below...
More exciting revelations have emerged that the penchant for private jets acquisition has cost wealthy Nigerians over N1 trillion in five years. The luxury trend actually rose by 650% between 2007 and 2012, this has increased the rate of private jet acquisition from 20 in 2007 to over 150 in 2012 which has placed Nigeria  and china as the fastest growing private jets markets in the world.

Top ten private jets by wealthy Nigerians.

Type                                                              Price                           Owner
1. Falcons 7X.                                          $51m(N8.2billion)           Mike Adenuga
2. Bombardier Global 6000                       $45.5m(N7.3billion)       Unknown
3. Bombardier Global Express 5000          $45m(N7.2billion)          Aliko Dangote
4. Gulfstream G550                                   $40m(N6.4billion)         Bishop Oyedepo
5. Gulfstream V                                        $30m(N4.8billion)         Bishop Oyedepo & Pastor Adeboye

continue after the break....

Beast killed at Madonna University?

This beast was killed yesterday at Madonna University, Elele. They killed a small one and the bigger one came for revenge. We hear more will be coming. Everybody is scared in the school. What is that thing? And if you're a Madonna University student, did this really happen in your school yesterday?

Man arrested for throwing burning stove on wife


Another horror story. From PM News

A middle-aged man identified as Oladimeji Fowowe has been arrested by the police at Iju police station Station Red House, Lagos, for allegedly setting his wife on fire, when he threw a burning stove and hot water on her.

Woman supposedly gives birth to half-human, half-goat in Jigawa

And yet another bizarre story. Uhhhhh! This time coming from Jigawa. A woman supposedly gave birth to what you see above; a baby with goat legs and no neck, at the General hospital in Jahun, Jigawa State.

How is this even possible? And please I don't want to hear witches and wizards...:-). What exactly are we looking at here?

One killed, three injured as gunmen invade University of Jos

Two gun men this evening invaded the University of Jos opening fire on unsuspecting students. Two 100level female students were seriously injured, but no student was killed.

Students who witnessed the random and senseless shooting pursued and killed one of the attackers while the other one was rescued by police before the students could also kill him. Police discovered a gun with three live cartridges with the surviving attacker.


The police is yet to say who the men were and why they shot at students of the school.

Cynthia's murder: court grants two suspects bail, remands driver

A Yaba Chief Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday Sept 26th granted bail to two suspects arrested in connection with the alleged murder of Cynthia Osokogu. But  the driver who was accused of driving the prime suspect to Cosmilla Hotel, FESTAC, was remanded in prison custody.

Nigeria's top business executives with a heart of gold


Written by the Nigerian Leadership Awareness Organization...
 Kanu Nwankwo: Kanu Nwankwo popularly known as papilo comes from a humble background but he rose to fame with remarkable exploits in football and business. Today, Kanu owns chain of businesses with diverse interest in Oil,property,hospitality and photography.

Wednesday, 26 September 2012

Lagos Robberies: Three Suspects In Police Net



Three armed robbery suspects-Uche Okeagbu, Emmanuel Ezeani and Chinonso Nwuangwu-have been arrested by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Lagos, in connection with the September 9, 2012 robberies in the state, which left three policemen and a civilian dead.

Soyinka: FG Must Fight Boko-haram





I respect this man a lot, but it seems old age is beginning to catch up with him, given some of his recent utterances, such as this latest bombshell, in which he appears to be calling for foreign military intervention to curb the Boko Haram menace in Nigeria.

441 Motorists Test Positive To Cocaine And Marijuana In Lagos




Lagos State Government has threatened to prosecute and jail any motorist found to be driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, saying that not less than 441 drivers have so far tested positive to marijuana and cocaine usage in the screening recently conducted by the state government.

France Immortalises Zidane Headbutt With Statue (Picture)



The infamous headbutt that French football legend Zinedine Zidane landed on Marco Materazzi during a World Cup final has been transformed into a giant statue and displayed in front of the Pompidou Centre in Paris.

Bakassi Indigenes Reject Cameroon



Aggrieved natives of Bakassi Peninsula yesterday stormed Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory in a bid to convince the Federal Government to take necessary steps to review the International Court of Justice ruling that ceded the oil-rich area to Cameroun 10 years ago.

Saudi Deports 71 Of The Detained Female Hajj Pilgrims



As Nigerian and Saudi authorities continue to bicker over the detention of Nigerian women in that country, reports reaching us say the Saudi authorities have begun deporting the detained female hajj pilgrims.

Uruguayan President Donates 90% Of His Salary To Charity




Uruguayan President José Mujica, has earned the nickname of the “poorest,” or the “most generous,” president in the world

Nemanja Vidic Out For Two Months After Knee Surgery



Manchester United dealt blow as knee surgery rules Vidic out for two months
A club statement read: ‘Nemanja Vidic has had a meniscus operation on his right knee and will be out for around eight weeks. Sir Alex, as a precautionary measure, rested Vidic at the weekend, after he complained of tightness in his knee, however, further medical investigation revealed the underlying problem.’

Vidic, will now miss four of United’s five remaining Champions League group games and at least eight Premier League fixtures.

Ferguson will have Smalling and Jones back in the next six weeks but for now must rely on Evans — who has played three United games since foot surgery — while ensuring he does not put too much strain on Ferdinand’s long-standing back problem.


Omotola Debunks Husband's Sack Rumours




Omotola is a diva, take it or leave it! She continues to impress many with her responses to the unfounded rumors about her and her family. Last weekend, the

Mikel Recalled To Super Eagles For Liberia Match




Nigeria have recalled Chelsea midfielder John Mikel Obi for next month's Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at home to Liberia.

Mikel opted out of the 2-2 draw in the first leg in Monrovia earlier this month but he has been recalled for the October 13 return game to be played in Calabar.

Tuesday, 25 September 2012

VIDEO:- M.I & ICE PRINCE CAUGHT WITH DRUGS BY NDLEA OFFICIAL

Wow!!! This is Amazing, M.I and Ice Prince get Punked by Some NDLEA Official today as they arrived to Lagos from Jos, Drug found in M.I's Car. It was so so Funny, M.I was Confused, Ice Prince was Lost, he started Speaking Aboki... Just watch the Video, You will Enjoy it.

Printing And Minting Company Employee Arrested With Fake Currency




An employee of the Nigerian Security Printing and Minting Company, Osakpolo Igbinosa, has been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command for allegedly being in possession of fake N900, 000.

Nigerians Spend N1.6trn On Generators Annually



THE Director-General of Centre for Management Development, Dr Kabir Usman, has said that about 60 million Nigerians spend N1.6 trillion on generators annually.

Governor Yuguda's In-Law Kidnapped In Bauchi



Less than twenty four hours after a suicide bomber killed and injured several churchgoers in Bauchi, a group of unidentified armed men abducted Mohammed Sade, the in-law to the governor of Bauchi State, Isah Yuguda, early this morning as he left a nearby Mosque in the troubled township.

Monday, 24 September 2012

Another IG of police arrested for embezzlement




Former IG of police, Tafa Balogun (2002 - 2005) was arrested and jailed for six months in 2005 on charges involving about N13 billion obtained through money laundering, theft and other sources. In 2012, another IG of police, Sunday Ehindero (2005 - 2007) has been arrested and remanded in Kuje Prisons for embezzling N16 million and misappropriating over N500 million belonging to the Police Force while he was at the helm of affairs at the Force Headquarters. He says he's not guilty.

He will probably get away with it and nothing will happen. I dont even know why they are making much out of the whole thing. He will get off with it and before you know it GEJ go award am M.O.N. Useless people!  shhhhh.

3 aides killed in Nasarawa State Governor’s convoy fatal auto crash



The convoy of Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State, was involved in a fatal accident yesterday evening along the Nasarawa-Tooto highway road. The unfortunate incident left 3 political aides of the governor dead.

The accident which occurred around 5pm yesterday involved a government Toyota Hilux and a truck. Three occupants in the Hilux car, including the governor's personal assistant, who is also his nephew, died on the spot.