Friday, July 3, 2015

Robot kills worker at Volkswagen plant in Germany

A robot has killed a contractor at one of Volkswagen’s production plants in Germany, the automaker has said.

The man died on Monday at the plant in Baunatal, about 100km (62 miles) north of Frankfurt, VW spokesman Heiko Hillwig said.

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Are you ready for the second half of 2015?

This is your personal invitation to be empowered for the second half of 2015. The rest of your year is the best of your year, be empowered for it at Mid year Showers - Extreme Empowerment for the 3nd Half, in your Faith, Family, Finance, and your Future from Friday July 3 - Sunday July 5.

With Guest Speakers, Bishop Alan & Kathy Kiuna of Jubilee Christian church, Nairobi Kenya and hosts Pastors Dexter Femi & Jola Akin-Alamu together with Annoited Psalmists Nosa, Patricia King of midnight Crew, Lawrence and De covenant and Psalmos.

GOH! You won't believe this guy was once a girl...(photos)

The guy you see above was once a girl. The 35 year old transgender who now goes by the name Shawn Stinson, was born Shawna and is originally from Illinois but now lives in Atlanta. According to him, in 2008, after feeling weird and knowing something wasn't right and still being unaware of what a transman was, he went to a surgeon who had never done Female To Male Top surgery before and said, "This is what I want. I have the money just do it". More of his story and pics after the cut..

APC and NASS crises: Atiku says its time to stop the blame game and work together

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has called on APC members to come together and resolve the issues they've been having following the recent crises in the National Assembly.

In a statement released this evening, Atiku who is currently in Saudi Arabia for the lesser Hajj said it is time for members of the party to stop the blame game and work together for the unity, cohesion and harmony of the party. He added that he is concerned that after winning the elections, APC is now engulfed in internal crises. The statement after the cut...

Photo of the new DG SSS, Lawal Daura

Here is a photo of the new DG of the State Security Service Mr Lawal Daura from Katsina state. He replaces Ita Ekpeyong who was fired by President Buhari today July 2nd.

Tyga caught lying about his dismal album the butt of internet jokes

The first week album sales for Tyga's 'Gold Album: The 18th Dynasty' came in this week and he only sold 2,200 copies despite his girlfriend Kylie Jenner announcing to her 26 million followers.

After news of the album's dismal sales began to circulate online, Tyga claimed the numbers were low because he had given the album away for free. But people called him out, saying it's a lie, that they saw the album for sale on iTunes for $9.99 but when they went back to buy it it was already gone.

Tyga is trending around the world for his dismal album sales with many making fun of him. The Kardashian Kurse. He was doing well as a rapper, now nobody is taking him seriously, nobody is buying his music and many are calling him a paedophile. *sigh*. See some tweets after the cut...

Lagos, Rivers and Ogun get new commissioners of Police

The press statement from the Force HQ below...
In line with the determination of the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Solomon E. Arase NPM, fdc, to inject fresh ideas in the security architecture in #Lagos, #Rivers and #Ogun States, and some other Force Headquarters Formations. The IGP has ordered postings of new Commissioners of Police as stated - after the cut...

Scott Disick seen frolicking with another woman while on vacation in France

Amidst rumours that Scott Disick has been kicked out by his partner Kourtney Kardashian, he doesn't seem to be bothered, as he was seen having a good time with another woman in France.

According to Hollywood Life, the father-of-3 has slept with over 100 women behind Kourtney’s back during their 9-year relationship!. Kourtney has accused him several times of infidelity & he's always said he'd do better but it doesn't look like it.

APC says Pres. Buhari will release list of ministers in a few days

We wait...!

Oh dear! Huddah Monroe wears see-through bikini - see her nips!

The former BBA star shared the photos on instagram...

Boko Haram gunned down 97 people praying in mosques during Ramadan

According to a report by AFP, Boko Haram extremists gunned down nearly 100 Muslims praying in mosques in the northeast during the holy month of Ramadan. Read below...
The attack Wednesday night on the town of Kukawa came the day after the Islamic extremist group attacked a village 35 kilometers (22 miles) away and killed another 48 men and boys, according to witnesses who counted the dead.
The people of Kukawa were in several mosques, praying ahead of breaking their daylong fast, when the extremists attacked. They killed 97 people, mainly men, said self-defense spokesman Abbas Gava and a senior government official who spoke on condition of anonymity because he is not authorized to give information to reporters.

Konga Kicks OffThird Year Anniversary Celebrations

Nigeria’s largest onlinemall, has kick started its 3rdyear anniversary celebrations with the announcement that it will partner Audax Solutions to train the next generation of computer programmers at the Audax Code School. Beneficiaries of the Konga grantages 9 – 16, will be selected by Audax from Public schools, orphanages and non-governmental organizations (NGOs). 

US man applies to marry a second wife following legalization of gay marriage

Well, in Nigeria, you can marry more than one wife, but not in the US. All 50 states outlaws bigamy and holding multiple marriage licenses. But following last week's U.S. Supreme Court decision legalizing gay marriage, a Montana man said yesterday that he will apply for a marriage license so that he can legally wed his second wife.

Nathan Collier and his wives Victoria and Christine applied at the Yellowstone County Courthouse in Billings on Tuesday in an attempt to legitimize their polygamous marriage. Collier said he plans to sue if the application is denied.

Photos: Yvonne Nwosu stuns on the cover of Tribe & Elan magazine

Fashion designer Yvonne Nwosu, behind the brand - Vonne Couture, stuns on the cover of the new issue of Tribe & Elan magazine - The Fierce Edition. See another photo after the cut...

See how people are risking their lives in Oshodi (photos)

People pictured on top of a train in the Oshodi area of Lagos this evening. They are people trying to avoid payment so they resort to climbing the train. That's quite dangerous! Can they please grow some sense? Another photo after the cut...

Pregnant men are now demanding equal rights as pregnant women

What's currently trending on social media are men asking for equal pregnancy rights as women using the  #transpregnancy #Pregnancyforall.

These 'men' displayed photos of their pregnant selves on social media. They are demanding equal rights just like real pregnant women. Just in case you're wondering, these are men that used to be women. Check out some of the reactions to this trend. More photos after the cut..

Goodbye Ad Dynamo, Long Live the New Advertising Platform in Nigeria,

Introducing, the new king of contextual advertising taking Nigeria first and expanding to cover the rest of Africa. 

Last week, the entire Nigerian blogosphere was thrown into panic when Addynamo, an advertising network based out of South Africa announced that it would be shutting down its advertising network in Nigeria. 

Check out this adorable photo of Kelly Rowland and her son

The proud Mum shared this photo on her page. This is just too cute!

Photos: State of Ikorodu road after heavy downpour

These are pictures showing the state of Ikorodu road today. Calling on the authorities to please provide proper drainage system. More photos after the cut..

Photos: EFCC returns €10,000 euros to french victim of love scam

Find the EFCC press statement below
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has recovered and returned the sum of 10,000 Euros (Ten Thousand Euros) about Two Million, Two Hundred and Fifty Thousand Naira), to F. Mercade, a French citizen, who was victim of internet love scam.
The fund was wired to the victim through his account in France on the recommendation of the French Embassy in Nigeria.

Photos: Iphone case that looks like a hand gun now being sold

Black men in the US better stay away from this phone case...police can mistake it for a gun. If they are being shot unarmed, imagine if a police officer saw this. The controversial new phone case which is shaped like a handgun is now being sold on Amazon for $10 and critics are calling it a 'deathtrap'. In fact, NYPD is begging people not to buy the case to avoid issues with police ...

Retired New Jersey state trooper and firearms instructor Al Della Fave told CNN Money:
“Most kids carry their cellphone in their back pocket and if someone reaches for it, in my mind they're reaching for a gun. The first thing they're going to see as it's coming up is the trigger guard and the butt of the gun. This doesn't seem like a good idea at all to me.”

Situation at Ikeja-Along Bus stop, Lagos after heavy down pour...

Yes, this is Lagos this afternoon after heavy rain. More photos after the cut...

Dr Ngozika arrives Nigeria for US Medical Residency event, visits village in Enugu

Dr Ngozika Orjioke, the Nigerian born Pulmonolgist-Intensivist at Atlanta Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia has arrived in Nigeria for the US Medical residency event organized by Pocket Presents and Business day. The event is holding at Four Points by Sheraton on July 4, 2015 at 10am and there are limited spaces available for medical students and doctors interested in doing their medical residency in the USA. (Event link

Buhari sacks DG SSS, announces replacement

President Buhari has sacked the Director General of the State Security Service SSS, Mr Ita Ekpeyong (pictured above) and has appointed Mr Lawal Daura as his replacement.

Mr Ekeyong's sack was contained in a statement released and signed by the Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Danladi Kifasi.

The new DG was born in Daura on August, 5, 1953 and attended the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria from 1977 – 1980. Mr Daura's appointment is with immediate effect.

Demi Lovato, TF are you wearing? (photos)

The singer and actress stepped out in this ensemble at a pool party to celebrate the release of her new single, Cool For The Summer, which is already number one on iTunes, at Gansevoort Park Avenue in New York City yesterday. More photos after the cut...

Dogara and his loyalist plan to defect to PDP- Femi Gbajabiamila

Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila claims the speaker of the House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara and his loyalists in the House are planning to defect to the opposition party, PDP. According to The Cable, he made the claims while speaking at a meeting with President Buhari and Vice Presient Osinbajo at the Presidential villa yesterday July 1st

#BeingMaleinNigeria...Nigerian men respond and it's hilarious!

Two days ago, Nigerian women took to twitter to talk about what they face as women in this country (read here)...well, the men followed suit, to show that it's also not easy being a man in Nigeria. Theirs is a bit funny though. Continue to see more tweets...

A competition for the sisters! Stand a chance to win a trip to SA for you and a friend!

How to win!
1. Follow on Instagram; @faceofsevensisters, @tendywines. Twitter; @faceof7sisters, @sevenwines, @tendywines, @capewine2015. 

Kylie Jenner sexy in ripped jeans as she goes grocery shopping with Tyga

Now that's some serious fashion statement. The 17 year old stepped out in ripped jeans with a glam pair of heels as she and boyfriend Tyga went to a local supermarket for some grocery shopping. More photos after the cut...

#WailingWailers: Buhari's Spokesman Femi Adesina ridiculed on twitter

Yesterday Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President Buhari tweeted what you see above and Nigerians descended on him and the office of the president with the hashtag #Wailingwailers. It's hilarious and sad. Read after the cut..

Photos: VP Osinbajo visits injured soldiers in Adamawa Hospital

Vice President Osinbajo who is currently in Adamawa state, paid a visit to some soldiers who got injured while fighting Boko Haram members. Another photo the cut...

Man leaves wife after enduring horrible meals for 5 years...

There had been speculations about reasons Adams left his wife, Ashley, before Adams finally decided to open up. People blamed their failed marriage on so many factors such as infidelity and fertility issues, but little did they know that Ashley could not make a decent meal to save her own life, even if her life depended on it! 

Adams, at the family meeting organized to look into the possibility of reconciling both parties, revealed that his wife could only boil white rice and make her “special sauce”. 

Unbelieveable! No one was killed or injured after car smashes through roof of a house (photos)

Nobody got killed or injured after this car flew and landed on the roof of this house in Kwamakhutha Township in Durban, South Africa this morning. The driver of the car said he drove over a ramp causing his car to somersault and crash-land on the roof of the building. Someone who was sleeping when the car landed on the house ran out unhurt. More photos after the cut...

Pics from the funeral service of late MD of Dressense, Lara Sonoike

Omolara Sonoike, the Managing Director and Chief Executive of Dress Sense with branches in Ikeja, Lekki and Ikoyi died on June 16th after a short battle with cancer. She was just 40 years old. The mother of three was married to top banker Abidemi Sonoike.

Her funeral service held at City Hall in Lagos yesterday July 1st. Two of her children, Oluwateniola and Oluwanifemi, their father, other family & friends attended the service. More photos after the cut..

Actors Victor Olaotan, Chris Okagbue & Chris Attoh cover new issue of Exquisite mag

The 80th issue of Exquisite magazine features an exclusive from the Leading Men of the movie LOTANNA produced by renowned PR and Stylist Ifan Ifeanyi Micheals. The cover features talented
actors Victor Olaotan, Chris Okagbue and Chris Attoh, it’s a sync between the old & new generation.

Caitlyn Jenner already making world's most powerful women's list

Just a month after he unveiled himself as a woman, Bruce Jenner, now Caitlyn Jenner is already making list of World's Powerful Women. Shouldn't women who have been women for like 50/60 years be offended by this?

Yesterday, BBC Radio One placed Caitlyn number 7 on its 2015 Woman's Hour Power List. These are women "who have an exceptionally large impact on our lives.". I see! See the top 10 list after the cut...

IK Osakioduwa hosts executives, celebrities, others for Project Smile

Celebrities, captains of industries, members of the diplomatic corps, clergy and regulatory bodies will be converging at an award ceremony in pursuit of a common cause to support the Smile Makeover program of selected Nigerians afflicted with dental defects and flaws. 

Nigerian Govt calls for vigilance as Ebola virus resurfaces in Liberia

New cases of the deadly virus have been recorded in Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone.

El Rufai to sue over claims he declared N90bn and 40 houses as his assets

So earlier today a certain media platform, The Union, reported that Kaduna state governor, Mallam Nasir El Rufai had declared N90 billion and 40 houses in the FCT as his assets before the Code of Conduct Bureau.
"Governor Nasir ElRufai of Kaduna State has declared his asset. He is worth N90 billion. The governor’s assets declaration came as a big shock to most Kaduna residents yesterday as he allegedly declared ownership of 40 mansions, most of which are located in Abuja. Kaduna State Director Code of Conduct Bureau, George David, however, declined to comment when contacted." The Union wrote
Reacting to the publication, El-Rufai, through his media aide, described it as false and says they will be suing the publishers. Find the statement signed by the governor's media aide after the cut..

"Even Satan wasn't gay" - President Mugabe allegedly says

Following the legalization of gay marriage across America by the Supreme Court last week, Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe, who is known for his extreme anti-gay views has been making headlines. Earlier this week was a marriage proposal to president Obama and yesterday, he allegedly said what you see below during another interview;
"Even satan wasn't Gay, he chose to approach naked Eve instead of naked Adam." - President, Mugabe on homo sexuality.

Maheeda shares some sexy new photos

As shared by Maheeda on instagram. More photos after the cut...

Singer Diamond Platnumz shares cute photo of his heavily pregnant girlfriend

Babymama syndrome is not only amongst our Naija celebs. SA's fine boy rapper AKA is expecting a baby and so is Tanzania's number 1 artist, Diamond Platnumz. The 25 year old and his socialite girlfriend Zari Hassan are expecting a baby. The couple who began dating last year announced a few months ago that they are expecting their first child together, a baby girl

Zari already has 3 boys from her marriage to South African based tycoon Ivan Semwanga. See more pics of the two of them after the cut...