Thursday, 27 April 2017

Teenage boy reportedly commits suicide by hanging himself on a tree in Imo state (photos)


According to the source of the photos shared on Facebook, a 17-year-old boy committed suicide by hanging himself on a Mango Tree at Okohia, Isiala Mbano Local Government area of Imo state. So sad! See the photos after the cut.

Pres. Buhari writes National Assembly, seeks approval to borrow $5.851bn for railway projects


President Muhammadu Buhari has written a letter to the National Assembly, requesting for approval to borrow $5.851 billion for the upgrade of various sections of the Nigerian railway.

In the letter written separately to Senate President Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the house of representatives Yakubu Dogara, President Buhari asked for speedy consideration of his request so that his administration can access the China-African fund provided in the 2016-2018 external borrowing plan.

Twitter blocks UK police and MI5 from accessing data which helps them to identify terrorists


Online news and social networking service, Twitter has blocked the United Kingdom's Police and domestic counter-intelligence agency, MI5 from accessing data which helps them to identify terrorists, monitor propaganda pushed online by terror groups such as ISIS and to also search for terms related to potential terror attacks.

Omotola Jalade puts her incredible curves on display as shares bathroom selfies


The Nollywood actress and mother of four, took to her IG page to share these bathroom selfies with her killer curves on display. See more photos after the cut..

Update: Photos from scene of multiple suicide bomb attacks in Maiduguri


5 people were killed and 11 injured in three suicide bomb attacks at three different spots at the Muna area of Maiduguri, Borno state in the early hours of Wednesday. Those killed includes four suicide bombers and a civilian JTF.

Photos: Blake Lively & husband Ryan Reynolds step out looking stylish at Time 100 Gala


40-year-old actor, Ryan Reynolds stepped out for the Time 100 Gala in New York dressed in a navy-blue tuxedo and leather shoes, as he was honored among the world's 'most influential'.

His wife, actress Blake Lively showcased her figure in a Marchesa plunging black lace cocktail dress, featuring a sheer cape, floral embroidery, and rainbow tassels. It was paired with gold stilettos. See more photos after the cut.

4 killed, 11 injured in multiple suicide bomb attacks in Maiduguri


No fewer than 4 people were killed and eleven others were injured this morning in three seperate suicide attacks in Maiduguri. The suicide bombers carried out their attacks at different times in three different locations in Muna.

Nigerian State Governors & Chinese Industry leaders gather for the first Nigeria-China Governors’ Investment Forum in China


When top world industry presidents and national leaders who share similar passions gather for a time of presentations, discussions and exchange of ideas, magic always happens. In meetings such as this, with the right people connecting within a sphere of good intentions and available resources, the stage is often set for groundbreaking deals that positively impacts participating nations.

Court orders interim forfeiture of Patience Jonathan’s $5.8m


Barely 24 hours after granting former First lady, Patience Jonathan, access to her $5.9 million lodged with Skye bank, the Federal High Court in Lagos this afternoon ordered an interim forfeiture of the funds. The court granted the order following an application by the EFCC, demanding that they forfeit the sum of $5.8 million belonging to Mrs  Jonathan.

Julia Robert steps out make-up free, displaying her ageless complexion on day out with her kids


Award-winning actress, Julia Roberts, stepped out on Monday. Her face completely free of make-up and her flawless complexion was the first thing noticeable.

Photos: Whistle blower leads police to criminal hideout in Kano State


Coinciding with these days of whistle blowing, a good Samaritan blew the whistle on a house located at Maidile Qtrs, Kano, which housed a gang of criminals that have been terrorizing Gandu, Tukuntawa, Jaoji, Unguwar Geza, Sabuwar Mandawari,Tudun Maliki and Shagari Qtrs through theft during the day and night time, extortion, attacking tricyclists and numerous other heinous acts.

'You have brought so much joy to me' - Actress, Uche Elendu celebrate daughter as she turns 1, shares testimony of her birth in a lengthy post


Nollywood actress, Uche Elendu is celebrating her daughter, Sinach who turned one today, April 26, 2017.
The actress took to her IG page to celebrate her daughter with beautiful photos as she recounts the challenges she encountered before the birth of her child in a lengthy post.
She wrote: 

Pregnant Serena Williams steps out in style as she makes her first public appearance since pregnancy announcement


Serena Williams recently revealed that she's expecting a baby, then at a recent interview she disclosed that she had made the announcement by accident.
Just yesterday, the tennis champion and mom-to-be was spotted in public for the first time since her pregnancy announcement.

Graphic photo: Nigerian man murdered in South Africa


A Nigerian man identified as Chinedu Eze Tony, was shot dead by some unknown gunmen at Belleville, Cape Town in South Africa yesterday April 25th. Eze who is said to be a self employed cellular and electronics vendor, is an indigene of Umuchu in Aguata LGA in Anambra State. He is survived by a daughter named Ijeoma.
Recall that an auto mechanic named Rasak Ajao, was killed by some South Africans in Polokwane, Limpopo Province, yesterday April 6th

Twitter user claps back at EFCC and it's epic!


This time, the EFCC account got jammed!

We can't have a Ghost President, If Buhari is sick let him hand over to Osinbajo - Reno Omokri reacts over Buhari's absence at the FEC meeting today


Reno Omokri has reacted over President Buhari's absence at the Federal Executive Council meeting for the third time since his return from his medical trip to the UK.
According to him, if President Buhari is sick he should hand over to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, as it is  hypocritical for the government to penalise ghost workers while the country has a Ghost President.

See photos of Arnold Schwarzenegger's son, Christopher out in Beverly Hills


American actor and former professional bodybuilder, Arnold Schwarzenegger's son, Christopher, joined his mother Maria Shriver and sister Katherine for a lunch outing in Beverly Hills on Tuesday.

The 19-year-old, stepped out in a casual blue T-shirt and white Adidas shorts.

Pamela Anderson displays her toned physique in cut-out bra for erotic lingerie brand


49-year-old former Baywatch star, Pamela Anderson shows off her toned physique in a photo shoot done for erotic lingerie brand, Coco De Mer. In one of the photos, Anderson sports a longline cut-out bra and matching underwear, teamed with raunchy stockings and suspenders. See more photos after the cut.

“This furniture donation by MTN Foundation will improve the standard of our education” - Teacher at Gamawa primary school declares


This furniture donation by MTN Foundation will improve the standard of our education” - Teacher at Gamawa Primary School Declares

It is no news that basic infrastructure such as writing desks, chairs, chalk boards, exercise books, pencils and biros, chalks and markers, are a must-have in every learning institution as they help facilitate the learning process that helps students assimilate properly.
This ideal scenario painted above is hard to come by across the country, especially in the rural communities.

LIB Exclusive: What really happened between Davido and Ice Prince in Warri - Shina Peller


Over the weekend, social media went buzzing with news of a reported beef between Davido and Ice Prince at the Delta Alive concert organised by Quilox boss, Shina Peller.
While Davido and Ice Prince have declined to comment on the issue, LIB was able to get an exclusive chat with Shina Peller, the event organiser who narrated how it all went down.
According to him, 'Ok here's what really happened, my arrangement for the concert was to have a tour bus, so there was no time when anyone had a saloon car. It was a tour bus which everybody was in including myself, my artistes, Lil Kesh, CDQ and everyone just so we are all together to have fun but  along the line i found out that Davido had some friends in Warri.

Image believed to be the figure of Jesus appears above Colombian city where 17 people died in landslide


An interesting photo has emerged showing what locals believe to be the figure of Jesus standing over a Colombian city recently ravaged by a landslide just a week ago. The crowd gathered in the north central Colombian region of Caldas to film the figure.

“You can’t be a police man and have a big tummy- SA Police Minister tells officers to get fit


South Africa Police Minister Fikile Mbalula said 57% of the current Police Service members are pushing pencils and in management while only 43% are engaging in frontline activities.

Pres. Buhari is working from home only for today- Lai Mohammed clarifies


Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has released a statement clarifying his earlier statement on President Buhari working from home. According to Mohammed, President Buhari will be working from home only for today.

Kim Jong-Un salutes as the North Korean army fires rockets & torpedoes at mock enemy warships (photos)


In what has been described as preparation for war, North Korean leader, Kim Jong-Un's army fired rockets and torpedoes at mock enemy warships during North Korea's largest live-fire artillery drills on Tuesday

2017 budget missing - Senate alleges, blames the Nigeria Police for its disappearance


The Senate, on Wednesday, disclosed that the 2017 budget is missing and alleged that the Nigeria Police stole the documents needed to pass the 2017 budget.
The allegations were made following a presentation by the chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Sen. Danjuma Goje, regarding the invasion of his home last week, by officers of the Nigerian Police Force (NPF). 

Selena Gomez chops off her signature long hair (photos)


Selena Gomez is the latest female celebrity to take a pair of scissors to her once long mane. The singer/ actress, who was made the spokeswoman for Pantene hair brand because of her gorgeous hair, has shocked all by cutting what is known as one of her selling points.

Tony Rapu's This Present House releases statement on the sealing of their church


Read the statement below...
In the last couple of days, This Present House has been in the news, not in relation to what it is renowned for but rather over the right of way to its premises along Freedom Way, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos.

Two teenage girls beat another teenage girl to death and they livestreamed it (very graphic video)


The 19 year old girl pictured above was beaten to death by two girls over the weekend in Canada. The two girls beat the girl to death with their bare hands and livestreamed the murder.

Two girls, ages 17 and 16, have been arrested for the murder and are currently in police custody. One of the girls arrested is Chrissy Jacobs. Chrissy's photo is after the cut and if you have the stomach to watch, then watch the video HERE

Former head of state Abdulsalam Abubakar already has a copy of Against The Run Of Play


Against The Run of Play, a book written by Olusegun Adeniyi details former president Jonathan's time in office. Excerpts from the book quote him as saying he lost the 2015 election to the opposition who had the backing of western powers. 
It promises to be an explosive read & former head of state, Abdulsalam Abubakar has a copy already.

Moved on already? Kylie Jenner spotted on a date with Travis Scott


Looks like Kylie Jenner has moved on from her ex, Tyga. Over the weekend she went public with rapper Travis Scott and on Tuesday night, she and Travis were spotted together again at the Playoffs.

Miley Cyrus' teenage sister gets plastic surgery and now she looks like Pocahuntas (photos)


(With all due respect to Pocahuntas). Miley Cyrus’ younger sister Noah now looks totally different from the fresh faced 16 year old girl she was last year. At 17, it looks like she's already had plastic surgery that has altered her face. See what she used to look like before vs now after the cut...

Buhari is not harassing Jonathan's family, he's only allowing the law to take it's course - Presidency


The Presidency through Femi Adeshina (the special Adviser to the President (Media & Publicity) has responded to ta news headline in a national newspaper of Wednesday, April 26, entitled: Buhari's Government Harrassing My Family, Says Jonathan.

The paper said former President Goodluck Jonathan made the allegation in a new book, "Against The Run of Play", written by the Chairman of ThisDay Editorial Board, Mr. Olusegun Adeniyi. 
The former president also reportedly disagreed with the style being used by the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari in fighting corruption. 

Former Education Minister Babalola Borishade dies in London


Former Minister of Education Babalola Borishade has died. He died today April 26th in a hospital in London after battling a lung and heart disease. He was 71.

Borishade served as a Nigerian Minister from 1999 till 2011 in different capacities, including Minister of State, Power and Steel. May his soul rest in peace, amen.

LaLa Anthony shares a hot photo on instagram and her estranged husband likes it


Last night LaLa Anthony posted a smoking hot photo of herself on her instagram page and her estranged husband, Carmelo liked it. News leaked last week that the two separated amid rumors he got his side-chick pregnant