Friday, January 31, 2014

16 Local Govt Chairmen, 194 Councillors disown PDP in Kwara

The tide of party defection isn't anywhere near over as 16 Local Govt Chairmen and 194 Councillors  have defected to the ruling opposition party, the All Progressive Congress, APC. The defectees were elected on the platform of PDP.

Announcing their defection today, the Chairman, ALGON, Kwara State chapter (under whose aegis they announced their defection) Mr. Abdulateef Okandeji said failure of the national leaders of the PDP to listen to their grievances is the main reason for their defection.

2 Chinese Employers beat up Their Nigerian Staff Till He Bleeds [Pix]

The State Criminal Investigation Department, Eleweran, Ogun State, has detained two Chinese nationals, Mike Jackson and Tony Jackson, for allegedly brutalising Adeleke Owolabi, an employee of their company, Jivan Plastic Company.

According to Punch, the victim, Adeleke Owolabi said he had just been hired by Mike to be a marketer in the northern part of the country. Only for Mike and his cousin, Tony Jackson, to brutalise him during an argument in Mike’s office.

Check out the Robot Snake that Can Climb and Swim to Help Disaster Victims (PHOTOS/VIDEO)

 Scientists have created a robotic snake that could be used to help victims of natural disasters or had accidents in unusual places.   Scientists have created a robotic snake that can crawl, climb, swim and scale flights of stairs. These versatile robots are designed for reaching humans who have had accidents in inaccessible places, like mountain areas or collapsed buildings.
Continue after the break.

Soldiers Bombard Ondo Hospital, Attack Workers

Soldiers numbering about 20 allegedly stormed the General Hospital Ore, in Odigbo Local Government area of Ondo state on Wednesday afternoon, attacking the staff.

According to report, the soldiers allegedly invaded the hospital because the management rejected the corpse of one of their colleagues who lost his life at a peace keeping mission in one of the Northern states. The corpse was brought on Tuesday night with the intention of depositing it in the hospital's morgue but the hospital management said the mortuary was already congested and there was no more space to keep the corpse.

Check out this Cancer Powder. (Must Read)

You've probably used it, or had it sprinkled on you at some time in your life. It's processed from a soft mineral compound of magnesium silicate, and is called talcum powder or just talc.
Talcum dusting powder is commonly used to reduce rashes and diaper irritation in babies and infants. But this practice is dangerous. It can result in the inhalation of significant amounts of powder, causing acute or chronic lung irritation, known as talcosis. However, this risk is readily avoidable as cornstarch powder is a safe and reliable alternative.

Check out the Nigerian proposed Cyber Crime bill. Must Read.

How many of you web users in Nigeria have looked into the planned Cyber-Crime bill which is on the table of house of rep in Nigeria ?

For insulting some body on the web, you may get a 5year jail term. Just Like that, are they for real ? I do not understand why that government isn't concentrating on crucial things. They're today wanting to trap down the wings of media web sites, websites, readers/commenters and people of bill in to law. Where is freedom of speech, flexibility and expression? Find the bill when you continue after the break.


Another Nollywood Actor Kicked the Bucket.

Another veteran Nollywood actor, Charles Warren died yesterday, Thursday night. It had been gathered that the actor, at night, complained of severe chest pains and was rushed to a healthcare facility where he was confirmed dead.   His first major break was a video titled “Mark of the Beast” which featured Majek Fashek in 2001.  He was among the script writers  for “Dear Mother.” The first son of the family and only son. He's survived with a father, mother and 5 sisters.

PDP lambastes Fashola For Jumping Road Demarcation (SEE Photo)

The Governor of Lagos State Babatunde Raji Fashola is under fire again, this time for a jump.  According to the tweet of OccupyNigeria, the PDP slams Gov. Fashiola for jumping road demarcation
The tweet also noted that the ruling party addresses LASTMA, asking to prosecute the Governor for violation of traffic law.
What's your opinion?

Photos From The Mass Gay Wedding That Took Place At The 2014 Grammys

One of the biggest talking points of the 2014 Grammys, asides the robbery of Kendrick Lamar, was the mass gay weddings held inside the building.

Dozens of gay, straight and multiracial couples, brought together by big winners Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, got married live during the 56th Grammy Awards.

Heavily hyped in the hours leading up to Sunday night’s show, 34 couples, both gay and straight, exchanged rings and said “I do,” as officiated on stage by Queen Latifah.

Authorities Reveal Child Manufacturer In Ondo State, 24 Suspects Caught

A Baby factory has been uncovered in Ilu-Titun in Okitipupa council area of Ondo State by the state command of the Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS.  At least 24 suspects were arrested in connection with the illegal establishment.  Among those nabbed by the anti-trafficking detectives of the command included five pregnant women, five nursing mothers, five babies, two of which are less than a month old and eight men whose duty it was to impregnate the women.
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[Photos] Check out Amiya the Handsome Boy Who changed Into a Lady ( hot or not)

A short time ago, Amiya Scott shared a picture of herself as a boy on her instagram page (the one above). You will hardly believe she was a boy from the way she looks now.She began her transition into a woman at the age of 17. A blogger in America discloses to us that she has dated many high profile celebrity men in Hollywood. Presently, she shared her latest boyfriend pic she is going out with. Check out for the photos below.

5 Good Reasons Why Every couple Should sample each other before marriage!

1. S-exual chemistry.
A lady, Jessica, who kept her "purity" until her wedding night, said this about her tasteless marriage:
Our bodies wanted different things from one another, so what we ended up with was a horizontal battle. I would hear married girlfriends talk about the joys of make-up se-x and continue to sip my coffee in silence. We would fight, and then have bad se-x and then fight some more. Every flaw in our marriage and in him seemed much more miserable when combined with the possibility of faking orgasms until death did we part. There was no relief. Six months into our marriage, the idea of separating seemed more appealing than feigning headaches for the rest of my life.

Music Legend, 2face Idibia strong Warning To Corrupt Politicians (VIDEO)

Watch Tuface Idibia, though hilariously, but on a serious note warn Nigerian politicians to behave themselves cos they are totally embarrassing us, making us all look stupid in the midst of plenty.
Correct talk,Tubaba. Must watch video, guys.

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Weird: Person ties his 7 kids to a wheel-barrow, set to sell them.

Palpable confusion reigned in Owerri, yesterday, as a father tied his seven children, including his triplet, to a wheel-barrow and was heading to an unknown destination before officials of Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development intervened.
The 44-year-old man, Israel Dike,  is a native of Odenkume, Obowo Local Government Aarea of Imo State, but resides in Ugwu Ekwema, Egbu Road, Owerri.The children’s hands were securely tied to a wheelbarrow while the man was soliciting for buyers for the children, saying he was fed up with his dwindling economic fortunes.

A staff of the ministry said

Seun Kuti talks about Fela 'experts'

He posted the message above on his facebook page.

Lagos Re-emphasises importance of good sanitation and personal Hygiene

Lagos State has re-emphasised the importance of observing good sanitary habit and personal hygiene by the citizens of the state in curbing the outbreak of Cholera, Polio and reducing malaria in the State.

Commissioner for Health, Dr. Jide Idris said this during the Monthly Stakeholders Meeting of the Ministry of Rural Development with Executive members of CDC, CDAC and Neighbourhood Watch coordinators in the 57LGs/LCDAs of the state.

Nigerian homosexual pastor Rev. Jide Macaulay writes about acceptance

Another gay You guys like to read and argue about this stuff that's why I keep bringing it. So anyway, Reverend Rowland Jide Macaulay used to run a secret gay church in Ojodu Berger Lagos called House of Rainbow Fellowship. He relocated abroad some years back after a major newspaper did a story on his homosexual church and he started to get threats. He's still running his gay church in the UK and has been speaking out publicly against the recently passed anti-gay law in Nigeria.
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Vanishing of NNPC staff: police unmask suspected killers, recovers deceased's body

Pic1: Victim; Late Mr. Sylvester Emefiele

Suspects in Court on Charges of Criminal Conspiracy, Armed Robbery and Culpable Homicide Punishable with Death

Following a painstaking and diligent investigation, detectives from the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) of the Nigeria Police Force have successfully solved the riddle surrounding the sudden and hitherto unexplained disappearance of Mr. Sylvester Emefiele, staff of the Transformation Office of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC).
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PHOTO NEWS: Pres. Goodluck Jonathan at the 22nd session of the AU summit

 See more pics when you continue after the break.

Ex NAICOM Chief bags 15 years in prison for ₦10.4m fraud

Find the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission ICPC press release below...

Okechukwu Chukwulozie, a former Commissioner of the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) yesterday began his journey to Kuje Prison in Abuja to serve  15 years  over N10.4 million fraud.
He was convicted  last Wednesday at an Abuja High Court on 5 counts charge for using private interest to furnish his official residence and demanding for a percentage in a contract he awarded. Continue after the break

Policeman Set to die by hanging for killing 20yr old man

Justice has finally come the way of the family of slain Emmanuel Victor (pictured above), a 20 year old young man who was killed in front of his mother by a trigger-happy Policeman, Mathew Egheghe, two years ago in Yenogoa, Bayelsa state.

Victor was shot dead after he confronted a group of policemen who were trying to extort money from motorists as he was coming back from church. Angered by his effrontery to question their action, Policeman Egheghe moved close to Victor and shot him at close range.  Narrating what happened, Victor's mother Grace, who witnessed the incident said:

Pics: Islamic Teacher S-exually Assaults His Pupils (18+)

A 32-year-old islamic teacher identified as Mallam Ibrahim Salley has been smoked out of his hiding place by the police for allegedly abusing children sexually. He was arrested by the police at his hideout at Asensu Bar in Ashaiman, away from the Valco Flats location where he lived.

A neighbour had expressed concern about the activities of the Mallam (or teacher) but he was asked to provide evidence by the persons to whom he complained. When he finally came out with a pictorial evidence of the man, naked, as one of the pupils was sucking his penis, the picture spread quickly in the neighbourhood.

Pics: 'Goddess of X' Maheeda Poses 18 + __ TOPLESS Pics

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Photo Post: The Handsome Boy Who changed Into a Lady ( hot or not)

 See more pics bellow.

VIDEO: Music Legend, 2face Idibia strong Warning To Corrupt Politicians

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

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Again!! Another BBC African Journalist Dies Young!

One of the most talented Kenyan journalists of her time, she had been reportedly battling cancer for the past two years.  Anne joined the BBC crew in 2009 after many years with local TV and radio stations.

Interestingly, she was the first BBC bilingual English and Swahili reporter to be appointed to the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa. Her death comes less than a fortnight after that of another celebrated BBC journalist, Komla Dumor from Ghana, in London.   BBC Africa editor Solomon Mugera described her as "a brave, well-organised and talented journalist".    BBC international bureaux manager Razvan Scortea added, "I am very saddened by this. Anne was a lovely person, bright, gentle and positive, and she fought so hard. God bless her."

US concerned by China's new hypersonic missile

China’s recent test of a new ultra-high speed strike vehicle highlights growing concerns that Chinese military advances will overtake those of the United States in as few as five years, a senior Pentagon official told Congress Tuesday. Frank Kendall, the Pentagon's chief weapons buyer, told lawmakers that when it comes to "technological superiority, the Department of Defence is being challenged in ways that I have not seen for decades, particularly in the Asia-Pacific region."

Citing China's major investments in anti-ship missiles, stealth fighter jets, hypersonic vehicles and other hi-tech weaponry, Kendall said the United States could lose its dominant position if it failed to respond to the altered strategic landscape.

We'll not Abandon our Responsibilities - Fashola

Lagos State Governor, Mr Babatunde Raji Fahola has assured citizens of the State of the determination of his administration to continuously live up to its responsibilities as a government.

Governor Fashola, who spoke while handing over the Ejigbo-Ajao Link Road and Bridges recounted the commitment made by the former governor of the State, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu which led to the construction of the roads and bridges.

2014 Budget: Lagos Projects 10% Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Growth.

Intensification of revenue generation drive as part of implementation strategies, says Akabueze  The Lagos State Government is projecting a 10 percent growth in its Gross Domestic Product (GDP) for 2014 even as it also plans to intensify its revenue generation drive as part of the strategies to implement the 2014 Budget.

The projected percentage GDP growth represents a 3.2 percent increase over the projected GDP growth for Nigeria put at 6.8 percent. It also represents 6.6 percent over the projected GDP growth for the World Economy and 4.7 percent over the projected GDP growth for Emerging Economies.

VIDEO: US lawmaker threatens to break reporter in half, throw him off balcony

Being a journalist is definitely very stressful and dangerous. Reporters risk their lives not only gathering news in hot spots but also just asking US politicians uncomfortable questions. An embattled US congressman was caught on film threatening to break a reporter in half and throw him off a Capitol balcony after he was asked about a campaign finance probe.

Michael Grimm, a Republican from New York, lost his temper during an interview with NY1 News television immediately after President Barack Obama's State of the Union address on Tuesday.
"I'm not talking about anything that's off topic. This is only about the president's speech," Grimm said, after the NY1 journalist asked him about an investigation into campaign finances.

Lagos Woo Private Sector on Regeneration of Lagos Island CBD, as Gov. Fashola Affirms That the area already has Master plan

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babatunde Fashola SAN (2nd left), addressing Captains of Industry, entrepreneurs, State Executive Council members, and other stakeholders during the 2014 Central Business Districts Stakeholders’ Forum with the theme, “Strategic Partnerships, Re-Development and Sustainability – The Lagos Island Central Business District”, at the Banquet Hall, State House, Marina, Lagos on Wednesday, January 29, 2014. With him are: Special Adviser to the Governor on Central Business District (CBD), Mrs. Derin Disu (left), Chairman, Honeywell Group, Dr Oba Otudeko (2nd right) and the former Lagos State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Supo Sansore (right)

 Lagos Woo Private Sector on Regeneration of Lagos Island CBD, as Gov. Fashola Affirms That the area already has Master plan

The Lagos State Government on Wednesday unfolded its plans to redevelop and regenerate the Lagos Island Central Business District through strategic partnership with the Organised Private Sector, with Governor Babatunde Fashola (SAN) emphasizing that the Island CBD already has an infrastructure Master plan that is being followed religiously.

Death penalty in US: 'absolute violation of human rights' - Amnesty Int'l

Struggling to find drug supplies for lethal injections the American states that still have death penalty are mulling other methods of execution. The states’ authorities are considering a wider use of electrocution or gasing instead of lethal injections. Sergei Nikitin, the head of Amnesty International Russia told our source that death penalty in all cases "is absolutely an ultimate violation of human rights."

Welcome to Sochi, no US warships required.

Throughout history the Olympics have been a celebration of sport and a time when even warring nations lay down their arms and settle their differences on the playing field. It has been a time when all nations regardless of their geo-political leanings, internal conflicts or spats with their neighbors have a chance to put aside differences and celebrate human advances and achievements in sports.

For the guests, the athletes, the media and the delegations it is a time to show the world the best side of their countries and to get to know the people and the customs of the hosting nation. A time when we can all be friends, regardless of race, religion or political beliefs and above all put aside conflicts and for once, attempt to find peace amongst our fellow citizens of the world.

19-Yr-Old Teen caught with Charms, as 81-year-old Woman was Beaten to Pulp over a Girl.

Hell was let loose on Wednesday at Alaro area of Ibadan, Oyo State, when okada riders and hoodlums numbering over 100 stormed a building in the area and injured some people with broken bottles while the building was also vandalised.

Not only that, a brand new Toyota Sequai Sport Utility vehicle worth N7million was destroyed with all its glasses broken and the body dented by the hoodlums, while the landlady, an 81-year-old whose name was given as Mrs Oke, was seriously beaten.

Russia to consider Kiev gov't to determine Ukraine aid details.

Russian Economy Minister Alexei Ulyukayev said on Wednesday that Moscow will take changes in the Ukrainian government into consideration when determining the schedule and details of a $15 billion financial aid package to Kiev, the Interfax news agency reported.

"Our commitment to fulfilling these obligations has been confirmed. As for the schedule and parameters, this is an issue that requires further discussion with our Ukrainian colleagues and consideration of the restructuring of the government," Ulyukayev was quoted as saying.

Kwara State PDP To File Lawsuit Against Defectors

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kwara State is set to take legal action against 20 members of the State House of Assembly who recently defected to All Progressives Congress (APC). The chairman, caretaker committee of the Kwara State chapter of thePDP, Solomon Edeje, in his first interactive session with journalists after the inauguration in Abuja on Wednesday said that the party had concluded arrangements to file lawsuit.  Mr Edeje said that the party still believed that most of the defectors would retrace their steps and return to the party which he described as truly national.

11 Senators dump PDP, defect to APC

According to a report by Sahara Reporters, 11 PDP senators have defected to the All Progressive Congress APC. A formal letter to this effect has been handed to the Senate President, David Mark, and would be read to the general house this afternoon.

The defected senators are:
Senator Bukola Saraki-Kwara Central.
Senator Umaru Dahiru-Sokoto South

Prince Drags Facebook fans to court for posting links to his concerts

Prolific US singer/songwriter, Prince has instituted a lawsuit against 22 Facebook fans for posting links of his live concerts on their Facebook page and blogs without express authorization from him or his label. If found guilty in court, the fans would face a damage claim of $22million. He filed the law suit at the Northern District of Carolina, USA.

Although the actual names of most of the defendants in the lawsuit haven’t been revealed and the websites named in the suit can no longer be accessed, the usernames identified in the lawsuit (like “PurpleKissTwo”) indicate that at least some of the targets are Prince die hard fans.

Bizarre : Secondary school students threaten to kill Corpers in Kogi

Here's a bizarre email I got from a batch A Corp member serving in Victory Model College, Efodo - Okpo, Olamaboro L.G.A of Kogi State. The mail below and the threat written on a blackboard above

It's no good news to hear that NYSC Corp Members are treated with discontentment in Kogi State, especially in remote local government like Olamaboro.There have been cases of some drunk youths ganging up to launch attack on corpers at their capital project sites, accusing them of integrating strange norms into their culture

Nigeria to spy and intercept text messages

Nigerian president Goodluck Jonathan.
(image credit: UK Cabinet Office)
Nigeria’s Federal Government has brought into action a draft bill that will allow the government to intercept and record electronic communications, and acquire internet usage data from internet service providers and mobile networks.

While the bill still needs to be passed into law, it will give the authorities the power to intercept personal email, text messages, instant messages, voice mails and multimedia messages – which they say will help with criminal investigations.

Under a subheading titled ‘Interception of electronic communications,’ section 22 of the bill says, “Where there are reasonable grounds to suspect that the content of any electronic communication is reasonably required for the purposes of a criminal investigation or proceedings, a judge may on the basis of information on oath:

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Imo Government deports 84 Boko Haram suspects to Katsina

The National Film and Video Censors Board says it has confiscated pirated and uncensored badographic films valued at N2.5 million.In a statement issued by the acting Head, Corporate Affairs of the board, Mr Caesar Kagho in Abuja on Monday, the seizure was made possible through a raid carried out within Abuja metropolis.It said that the seizures were sequel to the board’s commitment of riding the Nigerian markets of unwholesome films.The statement further revealed that the films were illegal and was contributing negatively to the behavioural attitudes of youth in the society.

Yetunde Akilapa, actress accused of stealing recounts her ordeal

The Nollywood actress in the middle of robbery scandal, Yetunde Akilapa, narrates her side of the story in a meeting with Encomium magazine. She says the entire event on January 12 was a mystery to her but she's been delivered by God.

Read interview below….

Pres. Jonathan seeks death penalty for cyber crime

President Goodluck Jonathan has proposed a death sentence on persons who hack into the Critical National Information Infrastructure or computer networks resulting in the loss of lives.The proposal is contained in the Cyber Crime Bill 2013, which is before the House of Representatives.

[Real or Hoax] Story of an Indiana house haunted by 200 demons

Latoya Ammons (pictured left) moved into a home with her mother and 3 children in Gary, Indiana in 2011 and started hearing footsteps in the basement. Over time, she and her children, aged 12, 9 and 8, became 'possessed'; their eyes would bulge, they'd shake and growl.
A clairvoyant said the home was haunted by 200 demons. Sons were taken to hospital after one was inexplicably thrown in the house. While there a nurse and a CPS worker saw him walk backwards up a wall. 
Read the full story after the break.......

Terrible: Young lady, 19, burnt to death at the wheel of her vehicle in terror accident

Terrible: Young lady, 19, burnt to death at the wheel of her vehicle in terror accident 'following rowing with her partner about finding her fingernails manicured'

Culled From DailyMail
 A teenager burned to death in her car after crashing into a tree following a row with her boyfriend, an inquest has heard.

Lauren Jones died on the A42 near Horsham, West Sussex, minutes after sending a text message to a friend saying her Gareth Standing had 'got the major hump' with her after she left his house early to get her nails manicured.

A text message from Mr Standing saying 'hope your nails look nice', was found on the 19-year-old's phone just yards away from the car, the inquest heard.

The inquest in Crawley, West Sussex, heard how Miss Jones had been at her boyfriend's family home for his mother’s birthday celebration and had been planning a holiday with him.

Pic: President Jonathan spotted with CBN Governor at Davos.

About 3 weeks back , it was in the news that Leader Jonathan had requested CBN Governor Sanusi Lamido Sanusi to resign. (If you missed it, check it here). But this indicates both have mended walls by the look of the photo over, taken a couple of days back at Davos, Switzerland.

El-Rufai cajoles young people to join APC


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