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Monday, April 27, 2015

Yes! magazine publisher Azuh Arinze's younger sister dies in auto crash

Yes! International magazine publisher, Azuh Arinze lost his younger sister, Augusta Chinonso Azuh, a final year student of Olabisi Onabanjo university, in a fatal accident over the weekend. So sad! May her soul rest in peace, amen.

The Jumia What Am I? Radio show? with Illrymz

From the producers of Radio Outloud, and 0809ja_Radio - Contagious Collective comes another sensational radio show! The Jumia What Am I? Radio show with Illrymz. Join the fun on season 2 of Nigeria's #1 family radio game show, as @illrymz takes you on a riddle ride offering for grabs amazing prizes from Jumia Nigeria.

Photos: Nicki Minaj steps out without her weave or make-up

The rapper was spotted at the airport with her weave or make-up...and almost didn't look like her. See more photos after the cut...

Ondo Commissioner for Agriculture appointed new deputy governor

Following the impeachment of Ondo state deputy governor, Alhaji Ali Olanusi this morning, the state Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr Lasisi Oluboyo has been appointed the new deputy governor.

Photos: Billionaire Folorunsho Alakija meets world renowned pastor, Joel Osteen

Billionaire oil magnate, Mrs Folorunsho Alakija met with world renowned pastor, Joel Osteen in the US recently. Another photo of Mrs Alakija with Joel's mum, Mrs Dodie Osteen, after the cut...

Writer/Radio personality, Naana De Souza dies of cancer

Popular TV/Radio personality, Naana De Souza has died. She died at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra, Ghana on April 20th after a 6 year battle with cancer. Naana worked as a colunmist for Punch, City People and several other newspapers and magazines. She also worked with Silverbird TV where she helped organize many MBGN pageants.

She will be buried on June 5th in Accra. A service of songs will be organized for her in Lagos on June 10th. She is survived by her husband Magnus De Souza and four children. May her soul rest in peace, Amen.

Photos: Nikki Reed & Ian Somerhalder wed after dating for 9 months

After a whirlwind nine months romance, Vampire Diaries actor Ian Somerhalder, 36, and Twilight actress Nikki Reed, 26 are officially married. The couple who got engaged three months ago after just six months of dating got married yesterday Sunday April 26th in Louisiana. 

Ian dated his co-star Nina Dobrev for three years. They broke up last year. Nikki was previously married to singer/American Idol contestant Paul McDonald who she divorced in 2014. See more photos after the cut...

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Aww, Two LIB readers wed! (photos)

Two ardent LIB readers, Omale Peter Ameh (from Benue State) and Chinyere Uzoamaka Nwaoha had their traditional marriage in Olokoro, Umuahia South LGA of Abia State, the hometown of the bride on Saturday,  25th April and wanted to share their special day with the rest of us. See more photos after the cut...

Lol..cehck out this photo of Toyin Aimakhu's husband, Niyi Johnson

Niyi pictured on set of a movie where he plays a female character/cross dresser...

Photos: Footballer Uche Kalu proposes to his girlfriend

Nigerian international footballer, Uche Kalu (not Kalu Uche) proposed to his beautiful medical doctor girlfriend, Ada, yesterday April 26th. Uche, 28, currently plays for Kazakhstan Premier League club, Tobol. Congrats to them. More photos after the cut...

To think she's 45 years old...with a body like that! (photos)

Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez flaunted her body in a sexy shimmery figure-hugging dress which she wore to the Radio Disney Music Awards in Los Angeles on Saturday where she received an award for her philanthropic service. More photos after the cut...

Former Registrar of University of Ado Ekiti kidnapped, N50m ransom demanded

Chief Mrs. Modupe F. Fapohunda, the former Registrar of University of Ado Ekiti was taken from her home at night by armed criminals. They took her away in her car, a red Lexus rx350 SUV with plate number Lagos FST 837DD. Her daughter took to twitter to alert the public. If anyone has any information, please call 07086197695 or 07065583074.

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Ondo deputy governor, Alhaji Ali Olanusi, impeached

Ondo State Deputy governor, Alhaji Ali Olanusi has been impeached by members of the State House of Assembly this morning April 27th. 22 out of the 26 lawmakers supported the motion for his impeachment which was moved by the majority leader Ifedayo Akinsoyinu from Ondo West 11 and seconded by Olatunji Dauro from Owo 11‎.

The deputy governor has been directed to vacate the government lodge and return all government property in his possession to the permanent secretary in his office.

Singer Adam Lambert reveals he's slept with male Hollywood stars who aren't openly gay

Ha! Oma ga! Openly gay singer Adam Lambert claimed in a new interview that he has slept with a number of male Hollywood stars who aren’t openly gay.
"I’ve been with a few of them,” the singer, 33, tells Glamour magazine but refused to mention names.
Speaking about why these men sometimes choose to hide their true sexuality, Adam said:
“Whether it’s music or acting, you’ve got to remember that those industries are primarily run by men, so maybe it’s about that. But with women being the primary moviegoers and record-buyers, surely it shouldn’t matter so much?”

Kenny K'ore (ex-Infinity member) twin sister kidnapped

The twin sister of  Kenny K'ore, a gospel artist, has been kidnapped! Taiwo Oluwatoyin Akinbode (pictured above) traveled to Port Harcourt, Rivers State on Friday, April 16 for a job prospect when she fell into the well-set trap of the kidnappers. A ransom of N5m is being demanded from the family for her release.
It was a well-laid job opportunity scam on the internet that attracted Taiwo to PH - and her current ordeal. A source close to the family claimed Taiwo's two phones had gone quiet, except when the brother was called to make ransom demands. On a number of occasions, the unfortunate woman was heard wailing for help as she was apparently being tortured.

Pics: Another pillar falls down at the same place a pedestrian bridge collapsed last night in Kano

The people constructing this bridge should be held for manslaughter. What is this? Yesterday, the bridge fell on some people and killed 7. This morning, the second pillar of the overhead pedestrian bridge fell again around 8:30. Thankfully, no life was lost this time. See more photos after the cut...

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Photos from Commander Babba and Rukaiya Hamco's fab wedding

Another beautiful Northern wedding which took place yesterday in Kano between SP Shuaibu Babba and Rukaiya Hamco, whose dad is a big businessman in the North, Alhaji Hamisu Hamco. See more photos after the cut...

More pics from Tiwa & Teebillz romantic wedding anniversary dinner

Tiwa Savage and Teebillz celebrated their first year wedding anniversary yesterday with a romantic candlelit dinner for two. See more photos after the cut...

Akwa Ibom govt warns residents to desist from eating 'Ponmo'

Akwa Ibom state government has warned residents of the state to desist from eating cow skin popularly known as Ponmo as research has shown that the consumption of the cow skin has led to the increase in cancer and liver problems in the state.

At a press conference in Uyo yesterday April 26th, the state Commissioner for Agriculture & Natural Resources, Mr. Godwin Afangideh, represented by Director of Veterinary Services in the state, Dr. Obot Obot said the high quantity of salt used for the preservation of the cow skin has been traced to have adverse effect on the liver of the consumers and also increases the risk of having cancer

Woman gives birth in a bathroom at work, seals the baby in a plastic bag, and hides it in a drawer

A 25-year-old Michigan woman Kim Pappas was charged with homicide after giving birth to a son in a bathroom stall at work. Kim didn't tell anyone she was pregnant. On Thursday last week, she went into labour while at work, went to the bathroom, had her baby, a boy, cut the umbilical cord with cuticle scissors, sealed the baby in a plastic bag, returned to her desk and hid her baby in a drawer, officials said during a court appearance on Friday.

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Official photos from Uche Jombo & Kenny Rodriguez’s baby shower

On April 24 friends of the actress organized an elegant baby shower for her and and her husband Kenny Rodriguez in Houston, Texas. Uche showed off her baby bump in a strapless blue dress, while wearing her braids in an updo. See the fab photos after the cut...

Nigerian girl kidnapped and sold by her cousin to pimps in Libya has been freed

Precious Nwaigwe, the 15 year old Nigerian student who was kdinapped and sold to some pimps in Libya by her maternal cousin in connivance with some  Niger republic kidnappers has been freed and returned to Lagos. According to new reports by Punch, the maternal cousin and some suspects were arrested a while back and after much drilling and interrogation, one of the suspects, Kevin Kizito gave out a number which was called and he spoke to his accomplice, telling them to release the little girl as their game was up. 

A police officer who spoke on condition of anonymity, confirmed the return of the little girl

Image of a newborn baby pictured next to gun, grenade and ISIS birth certificate sparks outrage

'This child will be a risk to you not just us' an anti-Islamic state activist wrote as he posted this photo on Twitter on Sunday night. The sick photo shows the newborn baby sleeping next to a handgun, hand grenade and an Islamic State birth certificate.

The image was posted through the twitter account of Abu Ward Al-Raqqawi an anti-Islamic State activist in Syria, in the hope of garnering attention to the international threat posed by ISIS.

The post said the newborn child is called ‘Jrah’, while his mothers name is ‘Om’ and his fathers name is ‘Abu.’ It also claimed the certificate next to the baby is an 'ISIS issued ID for a child'. The activist was trying to send a message but the photo has angered millions of people around the world.

APC alleges GEJ's administration engaging in last minute dubious activities

The Leadership of the APC has alleged that members of Pres. Jonathan's administration are engaging in last minute dubious activities ahead of the May 29th handover. In a statement released by the publicity secretary of the party, Lai Mohammed, the party alleged that reports from the media as well as information gathered from reliable sources suggest the current administration is engaging in rushed contract awarding and staff recruitment.
"For example, the National Council on Privatisation, which is headed by the Vice-President, has just approved the financial bid opening for transaction advisers for the privatisation of the three development finance institutions in the country – the Bank of Agriculture, Bank of Industry and Nigeria Commodity Exchange. Question is: What is the rationale for rushing this exercise with just weeks left for this administration?

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Toyin Lawani and Tonto Dikeh come for each other this morning..lol

Toyin Lawani posted this cartoon character of Tonto on her own instagram page...don't know what it's supposed to mean but just a few minutes ago, Tonto replied on her own page. See that after the cut...

Brad Pitt reveals how he got the injury on his face

On Saturday night, 51 year old actor, Brad Pitt arrived at a charity event in Hollywood, 'Light Up The Blues concert' to benefit Autism with a nasty looking injury across his left cheek that stretched all the way to his nose but never revealed how he got the injury.

However, on Sunday, the actor told DailyMail; 'This is what happens when you try to run up steps in the dark, with your arms full, wearing flip flops. Turns out if you then try to stop your forward momentum with your face, the result is road rash."

Photos of man trekking from Yola to Abuja in honour of Gen Buhari

This is Abubakar Duduwale, a supporter of Gen Buhari who has pledged to trek from Yola to Abuja in his honour and also so he can witness the inauguration ceremony. See another photo after the cut..

No mercy given as Indonesia prepares coffins for death row drug traffickers which include 4 Nigerians

 
Despite several pleas, the Indonesian government has insisted that these 9 men accused and convicted of drug trafficking will all be executed. The date for the execution is April 29 and the Government has enlisted the local funeral director in Cilacap, the nearest port to Nusakambangan, or Death Island, to inscribe the names of those to be shot by firing squad and the date of their deaths.

Coffins for all 9 have been ordered and all 9 convicts have been given their date of execution.

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Sunday, April 26, 2015

Photo of Warri Township stadium after Heavy downpour

Above is a photo of waterlogged Warri Township stadium football pitch after a heavy downpour this afternoon. A match between Warri Wolves and Heartland FC was rescheduled to tomorrow Monday April 27th by 8am due to the waterlogged pitch. Stadium without good drainage system...na wa!

Photos: One of Alaafin of Oyo's wives celebrates 60th birthday..

One of the wives of the Alaafin of Oyo, Ayaba Kafayat Adeyemi, turned 60 years old and a huge party was thrown for her at the Alaafin's palace today which was attended by the Alaafin himself, his other wives and family and friends. See more pics after the cut...

Brad Pitt, what happened to your face? (photos)

Actor Brad Pitt showed up for a charity event in Hollywood last night April 25th with that bruise on his face, which starts from his left eye, and trails under his nose. No one knows how he got it but they say it wasn't for a movie. When asked, Brad didn't tell anyone what happened to his face.

Femi & Funke Kuti, is there something we should know? Ex-couple share another pic

Now I'm beginning to suspect these two. Y'all think maybe they're back together? They were married for years and divorced a few years ago...but they have been sharing some really cozy pics on social media lately. If they got back together, would that not be absolutely fabulous?

Toyin, is that a shade to Tonto Dikeh?

Recall last year, former friends Toyin Lawani and Tonto Dikeh fell out over styling credit (read here). Toyin later accused Tonto of owing her for work done which she refused to pay for. Now that another fashion business owner is accusing Tonto of also taking from her without paying, Ms Lawani posted what looks like a subtle shade at Tonto.

Photos: 7 die as pedestrian bridge collapses on taxi in Kano

Seven persons including a taxi driver and his passengers died this afternoon after an uncompleted pedestrian bridge at Dorayi quarters in Kano state collapsed on them at about 4.45pm today April 26th. According to reports, construction workers had warned the taxi driver and pedestrians not to pass under the bridge as it was still under construction but they ignored the warning and as soon as the taxi driver drove under the bridge, it caved, crumbling on the taxi killing the driver, its passengers and other pedestrians. The bodies of the victims have been deposited at a hospital mortuary

Faze, Kelly Handsome, and Kelly Handsome's daughter take a pic

Singer Kelly Handsome showed off his daughter in a photo posted on instagram today by singer Faze

IK Ogbonna's pregnant fiancee shows off her bare baby bump

Sonia is 8 months along but doesn't look it. She showed off her bare tummy in an instagram post...

Lil Wayne's tour bus shot at in Atlanta

According to a MediaTakeOut exclusive report, rapper Lil Wayne's tour bus was shot up last night in Atlanta and fingers are pointing at Lil Wayne's label mate, rapper Young Thug. Read the report below
"The Hip Hop beef between rapper Young Thug and Lil Wayne, may have looked innocent - but last night it reportedly took a deadly tunr.
According to multiple source connected with MediaTakeOut.com, Lil Wayne's tour bus was shot up last night, while he was in Atlanta. And the streets say that it was Yound Thugs Goons that were doing the Poppin.

Media mogul Mo Abudu stuns in new photos

Ageless beauty. See another photo after the cut...

Pics: Tiwa Savage & Teebillz celebrate their wedding anniversary with romantic dinner

Tiwa shared the photo above and wrote "Hey baby, look what daddy did for mummy today. Breakfast in bed, church, romantic dinner, candles and rose petals all over our hotel room, lots and lots of gifts and love. This is how we ended up creating you in the first place oooo lol. We love you daddy, thank you for a magical day ❤️��". See more photos after the cut..