Thursday, 8 September 2016

Photos from the Rio 2016 Paralympics opening ceremony

The 2016 Paralympic Games opened this morning in Rio de Janeiro to a backdrop of colour and music as thousands of performers were involved either side of the two-hour procession of competing countries at the Maracana.

The opening ceremony, though brilliant and colourful, was marred by a brief incident as Athletes supported Russia, banned from Games due to doping allegations, by carrying country’s flag during procession. More photos after the cut.

Photo credit : @Paralympics / Reuters

UK House of Commons debate on missing Chibok girls, vows to keep up the pressure to rescue them

Members of the United Kingdom's House of Commons, today held a debate centered on the missing Chibok school girls. According to some of the parliamentarians, they were moved to tears during the debate and vowed that the House would keep up its pressure to see that the girls that have been in Boko Haram captivity for over 2 years now are rescued. Seemore tweets after the cut...

 Watch them debate here

Darey Art Alade prostrates to Pres. Buhari at the launch of Change Begins With Me campaign

The music star performed at the launch of the campaign which held in Aso Rock this morning.

Uh-Oh! Looks like T.I & Tiny are swingers. They are filmed with a bunch of naked women (photos/video)

For years now, there have been rumours that rapper T.I and his wife Tiny were swingers who brought other women into their bedroom. Well, there's now a video circulating online that shows the couple surrounded by at least one naked woman and two others in bikini. It was purportedly filmed in a hotel room in the Bahamas. Watch here

Her first feature film! Throwback pic of Chioma Chukwuka-Akpotha & Tony Umez

How time flies! She captioned the photo:
"Today I'm throwing it all the way back to my 1st feature film!  Looking at this picture I cannot NOT be grateful to God ! Guess the title and the month it was shot and where.... I was a greenhorn but toneroangel was patient with me and helped guide me through all the way. #TBT #FlashBack #GratefulHeart #Nwachinemere #IWasASmallGirlO #Nollywood #HumbleBeginnings #StillStandingStrong...

Oh my! See the butt on First Lady Michelle Obama in this photo

The US first couple posing for Essence magazine...

Change begins with Lai Mohammed: Minister of Information pictured in a queue

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed pictured in the queue checking in to the "Chang Begins With Me" campaign event held earlier today in Abuja. More photos after the cut...

Musician Jazzman Olofin shares throwback photo of himself as a young boy

Nigerian artiste Jazzman Olofin shared a throwback photo of himself as a teen via Instagram...

Beyonce looks more stunning with barely no make-up (photos)

Fresh faced Beyonce pictured after attending Kanye's show in New York yesterday. She looks like a teen in these photos...

Newly married Monalisa Chinda shares photos from her wedding in Greece

Monalisa Chinda got married to her longtime friend Victor Coker in a Gatsby-themed wedding in Santorini, Greece on September 1. The Nollywood shared photos from her wedding, thanking family, friends and colleagues for their support and warm wishes.

"The day the Lord completed the good work He started..Glory be to you my beloved fans, family, colleagues and friends. thank you all for your prayers, your good will messages. We appreciate them all. To our families, friends and colleagues who were able to make it to #SantoriniGreece to witness the occasion, we thank the Almighty for journey mercies as God was fully involved. Having people travelling Miles from their various destinations to attend our wedding... may the good Lord bless you all abundantly from this day onwards in Jesus Name amen..for those who couldn't make it but has been supportive throughout, we say thanks as well. We know you would have given your all to be part of this. Thanks again and God bless you all"

New photos of Kimora Lee Simmons

The former model and mother of 4 pictured as she arrived at the airport in LA.

Photos: 9 year old girl who survived Kerosene explosion in Rivers state needs help

Nine year old Chinasa Chinedu Joseph is a survivor of a kerosene explosion that happened at her home at No. 33 Isaiah Eletuo Street Oyigbo Rivers state where she stays with her widowed mother. According to Olusegun Olopade who shared her story, Chinasa was seriously burnt in the explosion that occurred on July 12th. He wrote...

This is Chinasa Chinedu Joseph. She is nine years old and lives with her widowed mother and her only sister at No. 33 Isaiah Eletuo Street Oyigbo Rivers state until disaster struck on the 12th of July 2016. Just about bedtime there was a kerosene explosion that has kept Chichi in hospital for 7 weeks running now. Chichi is vulnerable, Chichi has no where and no one to turn to, the hospital bills are pilling and she might even be needing a reconstructive surgery to make her right hand functional again. This is an appeal to God fearing and good spirited individuals and bodies to please come to our little Chichi's aid. You can visit Chichi at Glorious Medical Center, by Oyigbo Timber Market. You canvalso contact her on 08138271966. God bless you as you help spread the word and respond to this clarion call. We thank every individual that responded and those that are still responding to this call, may God bless you all. For those requesting for the account details, here it is:

account Number: 0020660429. Bank:

Naomi Campbell shows off her cleavage in revealing dress as she attends Tom Ford's party (photos)

Supermodel Naomi Campbell showed she's got 'some front' as she wore a revealing mesh dress to a star studded Tom Ford party in New York. The exclusive event took place at the Four Seasons hotel in Manhattan, New York last night. More photos after the cut.