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Monday, August 3, 2015

Photo: 19-year-old Nigerian among refugees rescued today from the Mediterranean

Anybody know him? He was rescued by Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) a search and rescue charity organisation, along with 118 others from six other countries. Doesn't look like a 19 year old to me though...but if that's the age he told them...werinconsignme...#strollsaway! :-)

Will Smith denies divorcing Jada...see what he wrote on Facebook

The actor took to his Facebook page this evening to deny reports that he and his wife of over 17 years, Jade Pinkett-Smith are getting divorced.

Eku Edewor reportedly dating billionaire son, Chini Odogwu

Chini Odogwu is the photographer/artist/businessman son of billionaire businessman, Chief Sunny Odogwu. According to people in the know, the two have been seriously dating for a few months now.

The TV gal and former model, according to a source, is trying to stay away from the media spotlight as much as she can. If you notice, she's not everywhere like she used to be. Nice looking couple!

Carnival queen Rihanna parades around in tiny, sexy costume at Barbados festival

Rihanna, who is the carnival queen at the Barbados Annual Kadooment Day parade, wore a very sexy barely-there diamond sparkly bra, matching underwear and a huge feathered head-dress and wings, as she paraded around at the festival today. Her body looks fuller & hot. See more photos after the cut...

More photos: Pregnant Stephanie Linus for Genevieve magazine

Pregnancy suits her. Another photo after the cut...

See a Ghanaian surgeon's reaction after he's denied Spanish visa

A surgeon from Ghana who wanted to attend a medical conference in Spain applied for a Spanish visa but was denied. His response to the embassy was simply on point! The rest after the cut...

An elephant needed to scratch. See what it did when a car came by (photos)

This was a while back though but in case you missed it...an elephant in a resort in South Africa needed to scratch and then a car came by and what did the elephant do? It scratched its body against it, scaring the heck out of the two people in the car! Lol. More photos after the cut...

Funny whatsapp convo between a father and daughter

Whatsapp convo between a lady and her dad on his new line. Apparently, she didn't have his new phone number stored on her phone... lol. See the rest of the convo after the cut...

Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly buys his agent a Greek Island as a wedding gift

According to reports, super rich footballer, Cristiano Ronaldo, bought his super rich Portuguese agent, Jorge Mendes, (pictured right) a Greek Island as a wedding gift. The island may (or may not have cost him) about $3million. Ronaldo was the best man at Jorge's wedding which held over the weekend in Portugal. Jorge is said to be worth about €100million. More photos after the cut...

Meet the new spokesperson of The Defence Headquarters (photos)

Colonel Rabe Abubakar takes over from Major General Chris Olukolade as the new Director of Information for the Defence Headquarters. Maj. Gen. Olukolade is proceeding on retirement after 35 years of service in the Military though he will still remain in active service till September 2015.

Malia Obama vs Kylie Jenner..:-)

Lol. People sef!

Sujimoto Construction disappoints competitors with Medici; Introduces Lorenzo

Luxury realty market leader Sujimoto Construction Limited, has disappointed its critics with the delivery of its prime property Medici Terraces Ikoyi in the first quarter of the year. A fore runner in neoclassic architecture in Lagos highly competitive real estate market disillusioning critics and competitors of the company's ability and capacity to excel being a relatively new entrant in the sector.

Aww, police man helps accident victim in Kubwa, Abuja (photo)

Eya. When our policemen do good, we must acknowledge it. A policeman joined others to rescue an accident victim along Kubwa Expressway today. Our FRSC patrol team also arrived 10-15mins later. We thank God o!

Photo of Bobbi Kristina lying in her casket has been sold to a tabloid

They did it to Whitney Houston and now they are doing it to her daughter. Sad! TMZ reports below..
A photo of Bobbi Kristina's body, lying in her casket, has been sold to a media outlet ... and TMZ has learned the bidding soared into the six figures. According to our sources, someone snapped a pic of BK during the viewing, which took place the day before the funeral. We're told the winning offer topped the $100,000 mark.

'I was not arrested by EFCC' - NAFDAC boss says

DG of NAFDAC Paul Orhii says contrary to reports, he was never arrested by EFCC. Above is a statement from the DG's media aide, posted on the agency's Facebook page.

Photos of Saraki at IDP camps in Maiduguri today, donates N10m

Senate president Bukola Saraki visited some IDP camps in Maiduguri, Borno state today August 3rd to get on spot assessment of situation on ground. He also donated N10million to the IDP camps.

Saraki and his delegation assured the people of Borno State and North East in general that the Senate will pass legislation to help restore normalcy in the zone. More photos after the cut...

Fidelity Easy Asset Leasing Scheme - Acquire now, pay later!

Fidelity Easy Asset Leasing Scheme (FEALS) is designed to enable professionals and employees of organizations acquire state of the art home appliances, Inverters, Furniture, Laptops, brand new cars etc. and pay with ease over a flexible repayment period. Simply visit any of the FEALS partner outlets; Simba, Beko, Tino Electronic, Sims, Mega Plaza, Coolworld, KIA office nationwide to pick up an invoice.

NeNe Leakes, 47, shows off her hot body in bright yellow bikini

That's a hot body for a woman just 3 years short of 50! The reality star shared the pics on instagram.

Oil theft: We have identified accomplice countries and banks- Buhari

President Buhari says investigations being carried out on the oil sector have revealed countries and banks that have aided and abetted the people behind oil theft in Nigeria. He said this when a delegation of US congress members paid him a visit at the state house today August 3rd.
"We are getting cooperation from the international community, including information on ships that take crude oil from Nigeria and change direction, or pour their contents into other ships mid-stream. Some monies were paid to individual accounts. We're identifying the financial institutions and countries that are involved. I have been assured that when we get all our documents together, the United States and other countries will treat our case with sympathy,’’ he said.

Photos: US congress delegation meet Buhari, says US considering lifting arms ban on Nigeria

A delegation of US congress men and women who arrived Nigeria yesterday met with Pres. Buhari at the state house today August 3rd. The delegation led by Congress man Darrell Issa, said the US is considering lifting the arms ban on Nigeria.

The US has refused to sell arms to Nigeria following allegations of human rights abuses by the Nigerian military in their fight against Boko Haram. More photos from the meeting after the cut...

Photos: Buhari received chieftancy title in Benin Republic

During his one day visit to the Republic of Benin on Saturday August 1st, President Buhari was honored with a traditional title 'Manahouwhe’ Gbede' meaning, “I will never forget you”. More photos from the ceremony after the cut...

Splash returns with a fresh single titled "Na God"

Splash announces "Na God" with a competition in which she wants to give back to her fans for all the love she's been getting. The winner gets a cash of $1000.
How to Contest
1. Follow @splashmusik and @mbongamata on instagram
2. Sing your own version of "Na God " and post on instagram. #NaGod
3. Copy the above handles 4 After 3weeks, the contestant with the highest number of likes gets $1000 and gets to hangout with Splash.

Terry G shows off his Arik Business class flight ticket

He shared his flight ticket and another photo  of himself in his business class seat!

Photos: Mariah Carey hits the beach with her children, Roc and Roe

Singer Mariah Carey enjoyed a day at the beach in LA with her twins Monroe and Moroccan...and her handlers/friends. See more photos after the cut...

Photos: Check out Akon's private Jet

Yep, the singer has a private jet. Akon is said to be worth over $300m...who knew? He was in Nigeria over the weekend and that is the private jet he came in. He left yesterday. See more pics after the cut

Rapper T.I gives his take on Ciara's boyfriend playing dad to her son

Last weekend, photos of Ciara's boyfriend Russell Wilson playing dad to her son with Future hit the net and an angry Future took to twitter to indirectly call Ciara out for supposedly 'exploiting their child'. Rapper T.I has weighed in on the controversy.

Popular radio DJ, Ebro, shared the photo above and asked his instagram followers for their opinion on the photos of Future Jnr hugging Wilson. T.I. responded. See what he said after the cut...

Filmone: Lunch Time Heroes!

Lunch Time Heroes, the highly acclaimed film for the young and young at heart, has been slated for theatrical release in cinemas across Nigeria. The family drama based genre embedded with pints of comic relief is the first of its kind in the Nation. PHB films and FilmOne Distribution & Production co-produced this delightful film. 

NAFDAC boss interrogated by EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC today interrogated the Director General of NAFDAC, Paul Orhii, over allegations of fraud. Mr Orhii is being investigated for allegedly awarding contracts to companies he has interest in. He arrived the commission's headquarters in Abuja this morning at about 10am and is currently being interrogated.

Photos from 'Gbenro & Osas Ajibade's 'Thank You Soirée'

Newly weds Gbenro Ajibade and Osas Ighodaro held a 'Thank You' Soirée to express their  appreciation for all the love, support and well wishes received towards their union. The soiree held on Friday July 31 at 'Posh Cafe' at Oasis Medspa - Ikoyi, Lagos. See the photos after the cut...

Photo of a community bridge in Lagos

This is a community bridge at Obawole, Ifako Ijaiye area in Lagos. Wow!

Bukola Saraki shares his experience in Maiduguri today

He visited IDP camps in Maiduguri, Borno state today. More tweets after the cut..

The Homevida Jury Decides!

This year's competition was intense with a lot of creative and interesting scripts in each category. After much deliberation on the 113 submitted scripts by the 9-team Homevida jury (click to the jury list here if you missed it), we finally got our winners!

Future took Ciara's engagement ring?

The singer/rapper shared a photo of himself on instagram putting up his middle finger...and wearing diamond rings. Fans believe one of the rings is CiCi's engagement ring. The one on the left (inner).

Abubakar Shekau missing in new Boko Haram video

The leader of Boko Haram sect, Abubakar Shekau is missing in a new video released by the sect today August 3rd. The 8 minutes video shows an unidentified young man speaking in the name of the Islamic State in West Africa and calling on people to be patient:
"We are still present everywhere we had been before.". he said
The video showed the sect members attacking a security checkpoint, seizing weapons, and slitting the throat of a man dressed in police uniform.

Anybody close to me knows that I don't like money- Rotimi Amaechi

Former Rivers state governor, Rotimi Amaechi said people close to him know that he doesn't like money. He said this yesterday August 2nd during a special reception held in his honor by some of his friends in Abuja,. The comment was made in response to allegations by Governor Nyesom Wike that he embezzled money while in office. 
 "Governor Nyesome Wike has again sponsored one advert in a bid to rubbish me. Only God knows that if there is one thing I don’t like, I don’t like money. Anybody close to me knows that I don’t like money. The governor and PDP are afraid of me getting an appointment to the national executive council. The current president abhors corruption and the only way they can stop me from getting the appointment is to paint me with corruption. And the people that know me in Rivers State know that I don’t like money. In Rivers, people know I don’t like money.” he said

Nicki Minaj & Safaree were married? See their alleged divorce paper

MediaTakeOut claimed a source sent them Safaree Samuels and Nicki Minaj's divorce papers which was sent to Safaree by Nicki's lawyers last week. I'm on the fence on this one...but I wouldn't put it past them...Nicki as a married woman wouldn't have been as appealing as Nicki the single, sex goddess. See the rest of the alleged divorce paper after the cut...

Hope for Parenthood Summer Price Splash

George's Memorial Medical Centre Lekki is offering 25% Price Discount on IVF Treatment this summer from 3rd-31st August, 2015.GMMC, Lekki stands as a leading Healthcare service provider in Nigeria, specializing in Fertility management, Mother and Child care, and Family Medicine.

Comedian Holy Mallam and wife celebrate 10th wedding anniversary

The comedian and his wife are celebrating their 10th wedding anniversary today August 3rd. He shared the photo above on his instagram page and wrote "10yrs married I have gained, she has gained. We've both gained...weight lol". Congrats to them.

Photos: Power Bank sets owner on fire..

As shared by this man on Facebook.

Actress Ayo Adesanya takes a 'Selfie' before entering a studio...

Just repeating what she wrote! #runsaway!