Welcome to Linda Ikeji's Blog: 12/13/2015 - 12/20/2015





Saturday 19 December 2015

Photo of President Buhari with three of his children

The photo was taken at the President's 73rd birthday celebration at the Villa on Thursday. Pictured are Halima, Yusuf and Zahra, whose 21st birthday was yesterday.

Chelsea wins, Man U loses again, and Twitter reacts...

Leicester City continued their astonishing form with a win over Everton today thanks to tactical faults from the Merseyside club's defenders while Chelsea with their new coach sat in the stands recorded a 3-1 win in their first game after Mourinho's sack.

Man Utd is now 5th on the table after losing 1-2 to Norwich at home, the first time since 1989, and for a stadium nicknamed 'The theatre of dreams', the players and coach Louis Van Gaal must have really been in a deep slumber. As usual, fans of Man utd and Chelsea, reacted to their matches today on Twitter. See the tweets after the jump;

Bauchi airport release statement on what we all saw at the airport today

If you don't know what this is about, read here...

Photos from actor Blossom Chukwujekwu's traditional wedding

Actor Blossom Chukwujekwu had his traditional wedding to Maureen Ezissi today December 19th. Congrats to the couple. Continue to see more photos..

Agbani Darego's stunning look to the Miss World competition

She looked beautiful in this Meena Official gown.

Hopefully, this is from a movie?


Obama appoints Nigerian journalist as US Human Trafficking Council advocate

US President Barack Obama has appointed Nigerian-American journalist and anti-human trafficking advocate, Bukola Oriola as a member of the US Advisory Council on Human Trafficking.

In a statement by the office of the Press Secretary of the White House on December 16, Obama said he was honoured that Oriola and 10 others appointed to serve in the council have decided to serve the country.

Nollywood acting icon Ramsey Noah is a year older today

Ramsey Noah is a year older today, December 19. He showed off the Birthday Cake his kids got for him. Happy Birthday to Him!

Evelle - Waiting ft Masterkraft, DJ Xclusive

Evelle drops new single titled "Waiting". Winner of 2014 edition of Nigerian Idol, Evelle, is gradually stamping herself as a musician in the Nigerian music scene. Not letting her star dim one bit, the singer recently dropped another brand new single, titled Waiting.

Photos: Check out this very interesting twitter drama

But some girls sha! Lol. Twitter user (oh_melizza) shared an old photo of herself with her boyfriend and her friends (left) and in the right pic, she cleaned herself and another girl out, leaving her bf, now her ex, with one her friends. The boyfriend (@danny_negs) ended up with one of her friends. When she called them out on Twitter, the guy posted a photo telling her to "get over it" Chai! See that below

They are now using nylon bag to buy fuel?

As petrol stations have refused to sell in Jerry cans for those who use generator, this young man decided to kuku buy his inside this nylon bag. Lagos na wa!

Law enforcer breaking the law...lol (photo)

Oga LASTMA, you try!

Comedian Monkals releases music video for 'Lovina'

Multi-talented stand-up Comedian, Monkals, is here with his latest official music video "Lovina", just a few days after dropping the single. Watch Monkals in his element as he serenades his beautiful Lovina. Directed by Avalon Okpe.

Couple who were seriously injured in an accident 4 days to their wedding say 'I do' in the hospital (photo)

No, she's not dead...just seriously injured. Miriam Gakenia,31, and her fiance James Mwangi, 27, had gone to buy wedding items but were injured in a road accident at Kiangwachi area along Nyeri-Nairobi highway on Tuesday, December 15. Their wedding was to take place at Dominion Towers Deliverance Church today, Saturday December 19.

Trey Songz hangs out with Wizkid, Davido, others (photos)

See more photos after the cut...

Actress, producer Chika Ike steps out in a sheer dress..

See another photo after the cut...

Kendall Jenner poses on the cover of Vogue Brazil

Kendall Jenner rounded off the year with a stunning front cover of Vogue Brazil with barely any make up on her face.

Photos from Sen. Bukola Saraki's birthday celebration

Senate President Bukola Saraki celebrated his 53rd birthday today in Ilorin. He started the day by giving thanks in the mosque then celebrating with family and friends. More photos after the cut....

Miss Spain emerges as winner of Miss World 2015

Mireia Lalaguna Royo, a 23-year-old model from Barcelona, won the international beauty pageant, which took place on Saturday in Sanya, China.
 "Just because I am beautiful on the outside does not mean I am not beautiful on the inside, too," she said, after she won.

GIGM unveils new logo, Jibowu terminal

God Is Good Motors Limited, (GIGM) one of the nation’s leading transport companies on Thursday unveiled its new logo, GIGM.com, and new ultra-modern terminus located in Jibowu part of Lagos state. The new terminal, with state of the art facilities, is one of its kind in Nigeria and mostly tech driven with self-help services to make booking and seat reservations easier and more convenient for travellers.

Guus Hiddink appointed as Chelsea's interim manager until end of season

Former Netherlands boss Guus Hiddink has been appointed interim Chelsea manager until the end of the season following the sacking of Jose Mourinho.
The 69-year-old also managed the Blues on a temporary basis for the final three months of the 2008-09 campaign.

As seen in an airport in Bauchi

See how they used a ladder to help people board this plane at the Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Airport in Bauchi. It is well...More photos after the cut....

Chris Brown takes daughter on stage, features her in his new video

Singer, Chris Brown featured his daughter, Royalty in the video shoot of his song titled: Little more, in his new album titled ROYALTY. He shared clips of the video on his page, you could see the pride and joy she gives him. He also had her on stage after his performance last night, little girl looked overwhelmed with all the lights and screaming from the audience, lol. More photos after the cut...

Photos from Governor's daughter Marilyn Okowa's church wedding

Marilyn Okowa is the daughter of Delta State governor, Ifeanyi Okowa and Dame Edith Okowa. She married Gbolahan Daramola today in Delta state. More photos after the cut...

Shape You is Recruiting Student Staff!

Are you a student? Are you resourceful, friendly and confident? Do you think you have what it takes to work at Shape You? We are recruiting students of higher institutions nationwide, into paid employment as Shape You Student Staff.

Photo: 12yr old Sikh boy accused of plotting to blow up his school in Texas

In a Facebook post shared on Tuesday, December 15, Armaan Singh Sarai's cousin Ginea Haer said that a student at his school in Dallas, Texas, accused him of possessing a bomb which led to Sarai being taken out of school and sent to a juvenile detention center without his parents being told. Since then, however, Arlington, Texas, police said they indeed went to Nichols Junior High School on Friday after a student told a teacher that Sarai told him he was planning to blow up the school. Sarai's family insists he was framed. Read her post after the cut...

Photos from Delta State Governor's daughter's traditional wedding

Marilyn, the beautiful daughter of Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa had her traditional wedding with her beau, Gbolahan Daramola, on Thursday, at Owa in Delta State. The church wedding is holding today St Philips Catholic Church, Asaba. Reception follows immediately at the Event Centre Asaba. More photos after the cut...

Photos: Delta State Governor welcomes his Kano State counterpart to Asaba for his daughter's wedding

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State at Asaba Airport yesterday to welcome Kano State Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, who is in town to attend his daughter Marilyn's wedding in Asaba today.

The Delightful Toyshop Christmas Bonus

Christmas season is here again and the kids are excited! In this season of sharing and giving, the Delightful Toyshop is giving 10% discount on each item you buy from now till the 20th of December, 2015. So Parents, Grandparents, Uncles & Aunties.

Dencia mourns older brother who died at just 30 years old

So sad! Dencia lost her older brother recently and took to her instagram to mourn him. RIP to him!

All the sexy photos of Trey Songz performing at Rhythm Unplugged

RnB star Trey Songz was the main performer at last night's Rhythm Unplugged. The 31 year old singer performed for about one hour, stringing together over 7 of his major hits and had the Eko Hotel audience screaming and singing along. He won Lagos over with his beautiful vocals and his hawt, hawt body. See all the fun photos from his performance after the cut...

TB Joshua's daughter called to the bar in New York, gives interview

Serah Oyindamola Joshua, is the first daughter of Pastor T.B. Joshua. She was called to the Bar this week in Nigeria having successfully completed the September 2015 Bar Final Examinations at the Nigerian Law School. In an exclusive interview with The Guardian, Serah revealed that she will also be called to the bar in New York in January, having passed final examinations in November.
“I’m grateful to God, my family and friends, who have been of help to me. I am humbled and privileged to have succeeded. I am privileged and fortunate to be the daughter of such a humble and great man of God called TB Joshua. He is someone I look up to because my father is a man of God and he has been able to guide me every time I need him. I am so humbled to be his daughter. He has been a good guide. Thus, I can’t afford to disappoint him and God, because to whom much is given, much is expected.” Serah told The Guardian

Lo'lavita Hair: 12 Amazing deals of Christmas

Lo’Lavita isn’t done yet! They are out to pamper you with the sweetest hair deals ever. With as much as 12 hot deals, you can be sure of looking gorgeous this Christmas.

The #12DealsOfChristmas is from 13th Dec to 24th Dec and the stores are open from 9am – 7pm daily. Hurry now and pick up your deal at the closest outlet to you.

Photos: Eedris Abdulkarim, Tony Tetuila & Eddie Montana, reunite at Rhythm Unplugged

From Trey Songz' performance with Davido, to the epic reunion of the Remedies, this year’s Rhythm Unplugged definitely earns the title of the show of the year 2015! The trio of Eedris Abudulkarim, Tony Tetuila, and Eddie Montana who were some of the biggest hit makers in Nigeria a little over a decade ago, gave fans a great performance at the show, bringing back memories of the good old days.

Pics: Ronaldo meets little kid who lost his parents in Beirut bombing

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo gave a warm welcome Friday at the club’s stadium to a little Lebanese boy who lost both parents in a Beirut attack in November 2015. Many died and several were injured in the bombing which was claimed by the Islamic State group. Haidar was injured in the attack but unfortunately, his parents died. His dream was to meet Cristiano. See the pics after the cut

Photos: Regina Askia celebrates 48th birthday with family

Former actress and beauty queen turned nurse, Regina Askia celebrated her 48th birthday yesterday, Friday, Dec. 18, with her husband and children. 48 does look good on her! More pics after the cut..

Photos: Ulysse Nardin Abuja throws party of the year in Abuja!

Ulysse Nardin with retail partner Zakaa, hosts Abuja’s elite to a cocktail inaugurating the opening of its first mono-boutique. “This was easily the best business party in Abuja this year! Everything about this event was simply beautiful”! Swiss Luxury Watch Manufacturer, Ulysse Nardin and its exclusive retail partner in Nigeria, ZAKAA, Inaugurated its first Mono-boutique in Nigeria with a truly sumptuous bash that lit up the famous Gana street in Abuja.

Eya! Meek Mill says he fighting for his life and freedom

Meek Mill shared this post and later took it down. A judge has ruled that he violated his parole and he could be facing up to one year in jail. His next court hearing is in February!

Death sentences passed on 66 Nigerian soldiers for mutiny, other charges, reduced to 10 years imprisonment each

The death sentences by firing squad passed on 66 soldiers in January and March 2015 by separate General Court Martials have been commuted to 10 years imprisonment each. A statement released on Saturday, December 19, by the Acting Director Army Public Relations Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman reads;

Man jailed for 28 years after 'woman dreamt he raped her' to gain freedom

A Colorado man who spent almost three decades in prison after a woman 'dreamed' that he raped her may soon go free. Denver District Court Judge Kandace Gerdes overturned Clarence Moses-El’s 1988 conviction, after he has served more than half of his 48-year sentence.

The rape victim, a neighbour of Mr Moses-El’s, initially identified someone else as her attacker but later changed direction after his face allegedly came to her in a dream, while she was in hospital just a day after the cut...

MTN fetes, rewards customers

It was an evening of stunning musical and theatrical performancesas leading ICT Company, MTN, feted its customers at the prestigious Eko Hotels in Lagos recently. Tagged ‘An Evening With MTN,’ the event was well attended by thecreame de la cream of society.

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