Sunday, 30 April 2017

NICON building collapse: Lagos Seals structure, orders integrity test


Read the press statement below...
The Lagos State Government on Friday sealed off the building that partially collapsed at Nicon Town Estate on Admiralty Way in Lekki on Thursday which reportedly killed two persons and left one other severely injured.

Chilling CCTV footage shows serial sex beast dragging a woman into bushes and raping her - just hours before marrying footballer Harry Kane's pregnant cousin


Disturbing footage (main) shows Derry McCann, 28,(right) standing across the road from his victim before following her along the pavement.

McCann was given three life sentences after assaulting the 24-year-old woman in the park in Hackney, east London, on January 13. Just hours later he tied the knot with pregnant Kerry Hogg.

Nnamdi Kanu leaves Kuje prison after 2 years


After meeting his bail conditions, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, left Kuje Prison in Abuja around 5pm this evening April 28th. He was driven home by former Aviation minister Osita Chidoka. Nnamdi Kanu was arrested in 2015 for treason and has been in prison since then.

Man accuses his wife of refusing to consummate their marriage and cheating on him with her mum, then she reveals she has no vagina


An unusual family drama played out on Caso Cerrado, Spains's version of Judge Rinder, a TV court show that oversees a variety of cases on air. The husband, Alejandro, brought his wife, Tania, before the TV show host, Ana Maria Polo. Alejandro informed the host and others present that he walked in on his wife getting intimate with her adoptive mother and that prior to that, she had always refused to have sex with him. It was at that point that Tania claimed that her husband was trying to divorce her because she has no vagina.

In less than 12-hours Anthony Joshua will battle Wladimir Klitschko; Here's all you need to know about the fight


In less than 12-hours, the much anticipated Anthony Joshua vs Wladimir Klitschko fight will go down on Saturday April 29, 2017 as they battle for the IBF heavyweight world title at Wembley Stadium, London. The fight becomes the second boxing event to be staged at the national football stadium after Carl Froch knocked out George Groves in a rematch in May 2014.

Kylie shares sexy bathroom photos from her recent photoshoot


Kylie Jenner posted two racy photos of herself wearing a white leotard as she posed in a shower on Friday.  The photos are from her recent photoshoot with beauty company Violet Grey. Another photo after the cut...

'President Buhari looks like a colourful creature called Gollum in 'Lord of the Rings' - Fani Kayode


Fani Kayode in his recent opinion article titled: The Ailing President And The Coming Conflagration In Nigeria, has described President Muhammadu Buhari as a colorful creature called Gollum in 'Lord of the Rings'. The former Minister of Aviation in the opinion article reacted over the president's illness and the worrisome state of the Nation. Read the opinion article after the cut...
The Ailing President And The Coming Conflagration In Nigeria

Photos: Troops kill 15 Boko Haram terrorists in Borno, recover large cashe of weapons


Troops of 21 Brigade of the Division of the Nigerian Army killed 15 Boko Haram militants and captured large quantities of terrorists' equipment in Borno State. A statement issued by Lieutenant Colonel Kingsley Samuel, Deputy Director Army Public Relations 7 Division says the Acting General Officer Commanding (GOC) 7 Division Nigerian Army, Brigadier General Victor Ezugwu has commended the troops for repelling the terrorists who attempted incursion into their location in Sambisa forest, Borno State in the early hours of Thursday, April 27.

Photos from Pope Francis' historic visit to Egypt


Pope Francis arrived in Egypt on a two day historic visit, where he's preaching the gospel of peace, saying violence cannot be committed in the name of God. The 80-year-old touched down at Cairo airport on Friday, before he was ushered in a car to meet Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.

North Korea ballistic missile launch fails again


North Korea launched a ballistic missile today Saturday (in their local time) but the missile exploded soon after launch without completing it, U.S. officials said. The failed test involved a short-range, non-nuclear missile, which would only be able to hit Seoul, but not Japan. A US official said they had warning of the test and watched it closely.
A South Korean military official said that the test occurred around 5:30 a.m. local time. The official said:

China bans dozens of Islamic names in Xinjiang region


Due to fear of extremism in the northwestern Muslim-majority region of Xinjiang, the Chinese government has listed dozens of 'extreme' Islamic names banned in the Xinjiang province.
The list titled 'Naming Rules For Ethnic Minorities' on the government document which was signed by the ruling Chinese Communist Party and disseminated by Uighur groups included 23 names related to historic religious, political figures and places that are deemed to be ‘overly religious’
The list includes ‘Imam,’ 'Hajj,’ 'Turknaz,' 'Mujahid,' 'Muhammad,  'Azhar' and 'Wahhab,' while 'Saddam,' 'Arafat,' 'Medina' and 'Cairo are also on the list.

Omotola is all shades of gorgeous in new photos


She's beautiful!

Two weeks after, former US President George Bush discharged from Hospital


Former President George H.W. Bush has been released from the hospital in Texas after a two-week stay. He was discharged from Houston Methodist Hospital today after "being treated for a mild case of pneumonia and chronic bronchitis". According to a statement by his spokesperson Jim McGrath.

Donald Trump reacts to North Korea's failed missile launch


Donald Trump reacted to North Korea's failed missile launch on twitter with the above tweet.

Checkout this amazing tattoo of Beyonce by a fan


Wow! An obsessed fan of Beyoncé got this tattoo of her crying.

Mortein and State Ministries of Health join forces for #OneActAgainstMalaria


In continuation of its fight against Malaria  and as part of activities marking this year’s World Malaria Day with the universal theme "End Malaria for Good", Reckitt Benckiser (RB) Nigeria, makers of Mortein  insecticide Brand, with its theme:“One Act Against Malaria” has joined forces with the Lagos, Ogun and Abia State Governments and the National Malaria Elimination Program (NMEP) Abuja, to upscale action for the elimination of malaria in Nigeria through community engagement, continued investment and sustained efforts.

Saturday, 29 April 2017

Iranian soccer star banned from sport for not wearing hijab


Shiva Amini, an ex-member of Iran's women's football team claims she has been banned from sports after being photographed without her hijab in a friendly match,. A garment which was made compulsory for women in Iran since the Islamic Revolution in 1979.
She was actually on a tour of Switzerland and Italy and took part in an exhibition game alongside male players recently.

Dr. Chris Okafor hails Nnamdi Kanu's bail, insists government must do more


The Charismatic General Overseer of the Mountain of Liberation and Miracle Ministries, aka Liberation City, has hailed the bail granted the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), mazi Nnamdi Kanu. The man of God said “Government has done well and deserves to be praised. But they must do better.”
A few months ago, Dr. Chris Okafor had prophesied that Kanu was soon to regain his freedom followed by Sambo Dasuki. He insisted that not obeying the court order in releasing Kanu would portend grave danger for Nigeria.

72-year-old grandmother graduates from the same university she dropped out from 55 years ago


72-year-old Darlene Mullins, a grandmother-of-four will be among the 800 students to graduate from Tennessee State University, TSU, on the 6th of May. Darlene will be receiving her degree 55 good years after she started at the institution.

When you sit next to your ex and his hot girlfriend


Naomi Campbell pictured sitting next to her ex-boyfriend, Diddy, and his girlfriend Cassie, at the launch of ‘Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop: The Bad Boy Story’ at The Beacon Theater in New York City...

Ooni disowns statement credited to the Palace, restates respect for Oba of Lagos


Read the statement below...
Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi (Ojaja 11) on Friday disowned a remark credited to one Tunde Awoyemi who claimed to be the palace Director of tourism that the palace of Ooni would invoke the wrath of ancestors on Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu if he fails to tender apology for snubbing Arole of Oduduwa at a public function recently.

'The pain behind the beautiful faces' - Nigerians react to Mercy Aigbe's failed marriage


Yesterday, LIB broke the news of Mercy Aigbe's failed marriage after suffering alleged battery from her husband. Since then the internet has been reacting to the news in different ways. Here's what they are saying!

Dad jailed 10 days for leaving baby in the car to get Lap dances in Strip club


A California father accused of leaving his baby in the car to get  Lap dances at a Strip Club has been jailed for 10days. Auwin Dargin who appeared before a Los Angeles court on Wednesday was on the 9th of March, 2016, arrested for leaving his 9month old baby daughter in a car for 43 minutes while he visited Synn Gentlemen’s Club in North Hills to buy lap dances, according to prosecutors.
The court also heard that the employees of the club and neighboring businesses discovered the sweating and crying baby girl inside the vehicle about 2 p.m. and rescued her before they contacted the police.

Lai Mohammed said Senegal Jollof Rice is the best and Nigerians loose their cool


The world knows that Nigerians don't joke with their Jollof Rice and there's been a raging war of comparison between Nigerian and Ghanaian Jollof for a whie but now there's a new twist.
CNN's Richard Quest recently asked Nigeria's information minister, Lai Mohammed, a simple question, 'Which country makes the best Jollof Rice' and Lai responded saying, 'I'll probably say Senegal'.Nigerians are not fining this funny at all. See their tweets after the cut...

Anti-abortion advocate calls for Serena Williams to be stripped of grand slam title, claiming her pregnancy meant two people were playing, not one


An Australian politician is calling for Serena Williams to be stripped of the grand slam title she recently won while pregnant because, according to him, the fetus is a person and as such counts as a double partner.
Claiming "foetal personhood", Rev. Fred Nile MP, said Serena playing tennis with another living being in her body meant she was unfairly advantaged. 
 

When Al Pacino was 40 years old, his girlfriend wasn't born yet (pics of them frolicking in the beach)


Legendary actor Al Pacino, 77, was spotted frolicking in the ocean with his girlfriend Lucila Sola in Cancun, Mexico on April 26. The Argentinian actress is 37 years old. #WehdoneSir

Much Talk About Movie, Slow Country to be premiered on Monday


Described as the best action movie ever produced in Nollywood Eric Aghimien’s ‘Slow Country” will premiere on Monday, 1st May, 2017.
The grand premiere will be holding at the Genesis Cinema, Lekki by 4pm and personalities from different walks of life have confirmed that they will be in attendance.

The critic challenge 2017 to reward Mainstream criticism in Africa. Judges include Oris Aigbokhaevbolo, Isabella Akinseye & others


The annual Critic Challenge is a call for critics and critical writers in the culture scenes in Africa. It is organized for the first time by CREETIQ, the foremost review aggregator of African films, music and literature.

Ghost President, Ghost Achievements, Ghost Monies in Apartment Owned by Ghosts By Reno Omokri


This is an article written by Reno Omokri. Please read on..
For the better part of this week, Nigeria has been having much of a to do about the royal snub from the Oba of Lagos to the Ooni of Ife. Such outrage, such consternation against Oba Rilwan Akiolu. The venom vented on him on social media and in real life were as though he had committed some unpardonable sin.

Photo: Man jailed for raping 5-year-old, told victim her mother would die if she told anyone


 A 41-year-old man who raped a five-year-old girl in Croydon, UK has been jailed for 13 years.

Jerry Ablorh of Bensham Grove, Thornton Heath, was sentenced on Friday, April 28, at Croydon Crown Court having previously been found guilty of rape and two counts of sexual assault by penetration.

Photo: 24K gold of Darth Vader mask up for $1.4M in Japan


Ahead of 'Star Wars' 40th anniversary, Japanese jeweler Tanaka Kikinzoku has unveiled a 24 karat gold sculpture of Darth Vader, one of the fictional character in the Star Wars franchise.
According to Japan Times, the 15kg (33 pounds) statue of the iconic sci-fi villain will sell at a hefty $1.4 million and will be available to purchase in Japan on May 4, being the 'Star Wars' Day.

Woman delivers baby boy on a train at London Bridge station


A Black woman was delivered of a baby boy on a train at the busy London Bridge station on Thursday evening, April 27. She, whose name is not yet known, went into labour on a Southeastern train before being helped onto the platform when it arrived at London Bridge. Realising the baby was on the way, an announcement was made for doctors and nurses to attend,before she was moved to a medical room. She gave birth to her son shortly after 4.30pm.

Beautiful new photos of Tiwa Savage in braids


Simply gorgeous!

Ciara and her husband Russell Wilson welcome baby girl


Singer, Ciara and her husband Russell Wilson have welcomed a baby girl, named Sienna, Princess Wilson. Ciara gave birth to their daughter Friday night, her husband took to IG to make the announcement about an hour ago. She also took to her page to make the announcement. Congrats to the couple!

Nigeria vs Ghana jollof rice: Check out this epic response to a Senegalese who tried to get involved


Savage! Lol.

'A woman's loyalty is tested when her man has nothing' - Mercy Aigbe's husband's alleged side chick writes


Last night, LIB exclusively unveiled Queen Stunner as the alleged side chick involved in Mercy Aigbe's marriage crisis.
A few hours after, she took to Instagram to share a subliminal post that points fingers but she mentioned or tagged no one.

Photos: Meet 'Queen Stunner', the lady alleged to have broken Mercy Aigbe's marriage


Another Nollywood marriage has crashed, the details are quite messy and yet again, another fair skinned lady has been fingered to have allegedly caused the marriage crash.
LIB learnt that domestic violence was a huge factor in the crash and a lady named Opemititi aka 'Queen Stunner' has also been mentioned as the lady having an affair with Mercy Aigbe's hubby.

Photo: Nigerian cook arrested in Malaysia for selling drugs


Malaysia Police on Thursday, April 27, said they arrested a Nigerian cook after he was found to be in possession of cannabis worth RM2,000. Serdang police chief assistant commissioner Megat Mohd Aminuddin Megat Alias said the 42-year old Nigerian man was arrested near Pangsapuri Anggerik, Taman Suria in Seri Kembangan, on Saturday, April 22.

Nigerian transgender Miss Sahhara flaunts her boob's and tiny waist in new photos


 As shared on social media. Another photo after the cut...

Photos: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie speaks at the "Remembering Biafra" conference at George Washington University


Nigerian writer, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie attended the "Remembering Biafra" conference organized by the George Washington University Institute for African Studies,  in partnership with the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) and Howard University. Moe hotos after the cut...

Friday, 28 April 2017

Jennifer Hudson explains why she has been engaged for 9 long years


Singer Jennifer Hudson got engaged to reality star turned professional wrestler David Otunga in 2008. 9 years later and they still haven't tied the knot. While a guest on Ellen Degeneres, the talk show host asked Jennifer why she and David still haven't sealed the deal and Jen replied,"I'm not in a hurry. He's not going anywhere."

2 die as building collapses in Lekki, Lagos


Two people have died following the partial collapse of a two-storey building under construction in Lekki, Lagos. Work had been ongoing on the site located at NICON Town Estate, off Admiralty Way, Lekki, when the building fell, trapping workers beneath the debris.

Officials of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, were on site shortly after the collapse today to help with resue opeartions. Sadly, 2 lives were lost, as revealed by LASEMA sources.

Anita Okoye shares her throwback photo with her mom


The wife of PSquare's Paul Okoye, Anita, shared a throwback photo with her mom which was taken when she was four years old. She's always been a cutie...

Photo of the day!


See the look on that lady's face? Lol. How many of you ladies can relate with this? 

2Baba excites football fans with Campari Senator. Watches Real Madrid vs Barcelona Match in Lagos beer parlour


Pop sensation 2Baba on Sunday April 23rd gave football fans their biggest surprise yet while watching their favourite match at Stalad Gardens in New Oko Oba Agege, Lagos. 2Baba joined fans to watch the 7:45 pm El-classico match between Real Madrid and Barcelona courtesy of the Campari Beer parlour activation, currently in progress.

John Legend lays into Donald Trump and defends Obama's $400K speaking fee


John Legend and Chrissy Teigen never get tired of bashing Donald Trump. This time it was John who delivered a scathing critic of the American president saying he is "manifestly unqualified" for the job.
Speaking on the red carpet of the Time 100 gala he said:

Police return document seized from Senator Goje's Abuja home


The Nigeria Police Force has returned all the documents it collected from Senator Dajuma Goje's Abuja apartment during a search last Thursday April 20th. The police searched the apartment following allegations that some stolen funds were being kept in the house.