Monday, 17 April 2017

Viral story about 'married couple who found out they were twins through IVF' said to be fake

A viral story about a couple who found out they were twins when they went for IVF treatments seem to be fabricated according to the Mirror UK.  The article was published by the 'Mississippi Herald' on Thursday and was soon picked up by news and social media outlets around the world. The article claimed a man and a woman found out they were biological twins after a routine DNA test at a fertility clinic.

MBGN 2010, Afoma Fiona-Iredu is expecting her first child, see baby bump photos

Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria 2010, Fiona Amuzie-Irede is expecting her first baby with her husband. She got married traditionally on Dec. 30th 2015 in her village in Idemili North LGA of Anambra state. and had a white wedding the following year. More photos after the cut...

Why would anyone do this to a child?

This viral photo of a child who was made to recreate the crucifixion of Christ has been making the rounds on the Internet. This is in no way funny. Whoever did this to this child should be ashamed!

Nicki Minaj wishes her fans a Happy Easter with topless photos

Nicky Minaj shared topless photos to her fans to celebrate Easter. She shared the photos with the caption "Happy Easter 🎀 We shootin! 🎥Awww made ya look 👅". More photos after the cut..

Snapchat CEO under fire after he brands India a poor country, several Indians unistall the app

Snapchat's CEO Evan Spiegel's is under fire after he explains disinterest in expanding the business to "poor countries" like India. After he made that statement, the rating of the popular app dropped to a "single star" from an apparent "five star" on the App Store. Seeveral users have also unistalled the app. US-based news website Variety on Saturday quoted Snapchat’s former employee Anthony Pompliano as saying that Spiegel in September 2015 told him that:

13 Christians killed in fresh Southern Kaduna attack (Graphic Photos)

Easter Sunday turned bloody when unknown gunmen reportedly attacked Asso community in Jema'a Local Government Area in Kaduna on Easter eve, leaving 13 Christians dead. Details of the attack remain unknown but it's believed to be part of the Southern Kaduna violence involving the Fulani Herdsmen and local farming communities, which so far have left over 200 people dead in past attacks.

Facebook responds after Cleveland murder suspect shares video of senseless murder on Facebook Live

Facebook has issued a statement after a Facebook Live video of a Cleveland man, Steve Stephens, 37,  showing a fatal shooting of a 74 year old man was uploaded onto its site. Cleveland Police say that Steve Stephens broadcast the killing of  an old man who was later identified as 74 year old, Robert Goodwin Sr. on Sunday evening and is the ongoing target of a manhunt
The video has since been taken down and Stephens' account removed from the site.

Vietnamese Customs officers seize $270k worth of Rhino horns smuggled from Africa (Photo)

Vietnamese Custom officers have confiscated five kilograms of rhino horns worth nearly $270,000 at Tan Son Nhat international airport in Ho Chi Minh City. According to the Ho Chi Minh City Customs Department, the rhino horns were found in the luggage belonging to a Vietnamese woman and a man who have been arrested.

Gorgeous photos of baby Luna at Kim Kardashian's Easter party

Singer, John Legend and wife, Chrissy Teigen shared these lovely photos of baby Luna celebrating Easter at Kim Kardashian's home. More photos after the cut...

'Fate of the Furious' becomes the biggest global box office opening movie ever

On Sunday, "The Fate of the Furious" became the biggest global opening movie in history. According to Universal Pictures. the eighth film in the popular "Fast and Furious" franchise raced to an estimated $532.5 million box office opening around the world this weekend. That total beats the global record held by Disney's "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," which made $529 million worldwide its opening weekend in 2015.

Governor Yari to Emir of Kano: Riding Rolls Royce does not show you as one fighting for the poor

Zamfara State Governor Abdu-laziz Yari has described the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, as an enemy of Islam, accusing him of playing to the gallery and not practicing what he preaches.
It will be recalled that the monarch had criticized the Governor over his statement attributing the outbreak of Meningitis to God's punishment for fornication.
Governor Yari, in a statement released by his Special Adviser ((Public Enlightenment and Communication), Mr. Ibrahim Dosara, accused the traditional ruler of hypocrisy by living a flamboyant lifestyle despite the palpable poverty, epidemics, maternal mortality and social vices in Northern Nigeria.

Chacha Eke-Faani's snap back game is on point (Photos)

Chacha Eke-Faani welcomed her second daughter with her director husband three months and some weeks ago and now she's got her body back. The actress looks really trim in these lovely photos. Another photo after the cut...

Everton bans 'The Sun' over article on Ross Barkley that compared his grandfather to a gorilla

English Premiership side, Everton banned the Sun "from all areas of its operation" after the newspaper published "appalling and indefensible" allegations about Ross Barkley and the people of Liverpool. The article, written by columnist Kelvin MacKenzie, appeared on Friday.
MacKenzie was suspended after comparing the midfielder, whose grandfather was born in Nigeria, to a "gorilla".

Nigerian man wanted by FBI for $5 million fraud

The United States’ Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information directly leading to the arrest of a 32-year-old Nigerian man Kelechi Declan James, for allegedly scamming victim of more than $5 million.
A statement on FBI website says its "agents are looking for the public’s assistance in locating Kelechi Declan James. He has federal criminal charges against him from an investigation by FBI New York’s Cyber Crime Task Force."

Kim Kardashian shares beautiful Easter photos with her husband, Kanye West and kids

Mother of two and business entrepreneur, Kim Kardashian shared these beautiful Easter photos of herself, her husband, Kanye West and kids, North and Saint West.

Abuja Airport Runway ready 248-hours ahead of deadline – FAAN

Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has said that the runway of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, would be ready today, April 17, two days ahead of the deadline. Engr. Saleh Dunoma the Managing Director of FAAN said “we will be ready April 17 but we are leaving the remaining two days for Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA). We have written to them and they will come and do the preliminary inspection.

Lol. Best man seen dozing during a wedding ceremony

The Bachelor party must have been lit!

Dream Kardashian is so cute!

Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna's daughter, Dream Kardashian is so cute in her Easter outfit.

Beyoncé shows off her baby bump in new photo

As he shared on Facebook.

Beyoncé shows off her baby bump in new photo

Queen Bey who's currently pregnant with twins showed off her baby bump as she posed with her childhood friend, Kelly Rowland and her mum, Tina Lawson to celebrate Easter.

Lol. See what Nigerians are now searching for on online stores

It seems whistle-blowing has become the most lucrative occupation now and Nigerians have jumped on the trend and are already making jokes about it. Seye Kuyinu shared this screenshot which is most likely photo-shopped but it's still very hilarious. He captioned it: "You think me I came to count bridge in Lagos"
Check out the product description for the whistle though. "Best for Ikoyi Snitching". Lol

'You're the definition of a backbone - Sound Sultan celebrates wife's' birthday

Today, Nigerian singer Sound Sultans wife Farida is a year older. He celebrate her birthday by taking her to see the Fela Broadwat concert in Lagos as he wrote sweet words on social media to appreiciate her love.

Photo of the day

This photo of the President Trump and his wife, Melania, has been making the rounds on the internet, with some users tweeting about the perceived 'lack of chemistry' between the US president and his wife, while others insinuated that president Trump was trying rip off her thumb. Lol

Tekno and Lola Rae hang out together, share new photos

Ever since news broke about their secret romantic relationship, Tekno and Lola Rae are no longer in hiding or trying to cover up their tracks, but have rather been flaunting themselves on social media. More photos after the cut...

Graphic Photos: Gunmen kill journalist in Bayelsa State

Unidentified gunmen on Sunday killed a journalist, Famous Giobaro, in his residence at INEC Road, Kpasia in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State

Giobaro, until his death was a a staff of state owned Bayelsa Radio Corporation, Glory FM 97.1 Yenagoa. A witness said the gunmen stormed his apartment at about 5 a.m on Sunday, April 16, where they had stiff resistance from the late journalist who barricaded the door as they tried to forcefully gain entrance into his house.

The EPL doesn't get any sweeter! Twitter reacts after Chelsea's loss to Man U

Chelsea didn't only lose 2-0 to Man U today, they broke a wonderful record as today was the first time since September 2007 that the club failed to muster a single shot on target in a premier league game. Such was Manchester United's brilliance and masterclass act on the day! The title race is now wide open with only four points separating Chelsea from Tottenham with over a month of football still to go.

FFK and wife dedicate their son at COZA Church

Femi Fani Kayode and his partner Precious Chikwendu dedicated their son, Aragorn yesterday at the Coza Church in Abuja yesterday. He shared the photo above and wrote:

EPL title race back on! As Man U beat Chelsea 2-0 at Old Trafford!! (match analysis/photos)

Tottenham fans at the end of today's match between Man U and Chelsea must have taken their dogs for a walk after a Marcus Rashford inspired side defeated Premier league leaders Chelsea 2-0 at Old Trafford, meaning Tottenham in second place are now 4 points behind Chelsea at the summit of the table.

Ogun State Police arrest man who chained his wife to generator from night till next morning (photo)

The Ogun State Police have arrested a 37-year old man, Ifeanyi Ajaero, for allegedly beating his wife before chaining her to a generator from night till morning.
The suspect Ifeanyi Ajaero chained his 28-year-old wife identified as Obiageli to the generator on the night of Friday, 14th April till the next morning, Saturday 15th April, 2017. 

Photos: Actress Juliet Mgborukwe gets brand new BMW as a birthday/Easter present from her hubby

Actress and former Soundcity presenter, Juliet Mgborukwe, showed off this brand new BMW SUV she got from her hubby, Chima, as her 30th birthday/Easter gift.

Juliet and Chima got married in 2011, separated in 2012 just months after their wedding but thankfully got back again together in 2014.

Photos: Woman hacks her one-year-old nephew to death, seriously injures another

A one-year old boy was killed and his five year old brother hospitalized after their aunt attacked them with a machete in Nyamonema village, Kisii County, Kenya on Wednesday, April 12th.

The woman attacked the two siblings as they played outside their grandmother’s house. She allegedly slashed the minors several times, killing the younger one on the spot and seriously injuring the older sibling.

EFCC recovered N13bn cash and APC Govt of the more you look, the less you see- Gov Ayo Fayose

Saturday, it was made public that the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) claimed ownership of the $43,449,947, £27,800 and N23, 218,000 seized on Wednesday by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) from Osborne Towers, a luxury residential complex in Ikoyi,
Lagos. This, to my mind is one cover-up too many and this federal government seeming plot to protect the original owner of both the money and the apartment where it was found has further shown that the anti-corruption fight is political, selective and therefore a ruse.

Video: Angry youths attack House of Reps member & a Senator in Katsina state

Angry youths in Katsina state yesterday used stones, shoes, chairs and other objects to attack Senator Abu Ibrahim representing Katsina south and a member representing Bakori/Danja in the house of representatives, Amiru Tukur, at a political event organised by the state chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC).

See the EPL table after this weekend's round of matches (photo)

Oops! It's getting dangerously tough for Chelsea. See the full table standings below.

Where 'bastard money' came

Lol...abi o!

'If I have a second chance at marriage, I'll keep it lowkey' - Teebillz

For the first time since his marriage with Tiwa Savage broke down, Teebillz spoke publicly about the marriage and what he would have done differently.
Yesterday, Teebillz was invited by his mentor and life coach, Lanre Olusola to speak as a panelist at Mind the Gap X, a love and relationship class for single, married and divorced people. At the event, Teebillz was quoted saying, 

Whistle-blower policy: Looters now burying stolen funds in backyards, deep forests, cemeteries - Lai Mohammed

The Federal Government has hailed its whistle-blower policy, which has led to the recovery of looted funds in many currencies that may otherwise not have been discovered, describing it as an effective tool of fighting corruption in Nigeria.

In a statement issued in Lagos on Sunday, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said the policy has also shown the depth of support among Nigerians for the fight against corruption.

Samuel Eto'o pays surprise visit to Tony Elumelu, presents him a signed jersey (photos)

After visiting Peter of P-Square and his family at their Ikoyi home yesterday, Cameroonian footballer, Samuel Eto'o paid a surprise visit to Nigerian billionaire, Tony Elumelu at his residence, where he gave him a signed jersey.