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Saturday 31 December 2016

Donald Trump's epic (and petty) New Year message to all

People have been referring to the President Elect of the United States of America, Donald Trump, as a petty man and he doesn't seem to care. If anything, he seems to be doing his best to live up to that reputation as can be seen in the new year message he sent out today. America is in for an interesting four years if he continues this way.

Love in Uromi! Mercy Johnson and husband share kiss in new video

Actress and mother of three, Mercy Johnson, who is holidaying with her family in their hometown, Uromi in Edo state, is all loved up with her husband in new video. The actress can be seen calling her husband 'sexy' before she asks him to kiss her, and he does! Watch the video after the cut...

Yemi Alade, the fans looking for her lyrics like Johhny & other stories

We are all supposed to hold hands and get along, no matter what. Some people obviously have a problem with that simple and happy arrangement. These days, and this year particularly, it was raining celebrity – fan spats. Though it gives us material to talk about here and elsewhere but, seriously, it’s probably too much for God to expect us to all just keep it like Adam and Eve before the devil introduced the bad apple.

Not with the new apple of twitter and instagram still around. Celebrities like their fans, true they do. But we haven’t met any that liked asshole fans. Spats and clapbacks are now sadly a consistent Read more

Teebillz and Tiwa Savage pictured together at Stephanie Coker's wedding

The photo was taken yesterday Dec. 30th. Tiwa & Teebillz are seriously working on their marriage...

Seun Kuti urges celebs to reach out to Emmanuel Ugolee as Dbanj donates N1million to the kidney transplant

Son of legendary Fela Anikulapo Kuti, also a mega star in his own right, Seun Kuti, while contributing has urged Nigerians and particularly entertainers to support TV host, Emma Ugolee in his quest for funds for a kidney transplant.

He took to his Facebook fan page to say that Emma Ugolee was a colleague whose talent should be saved. 

Exclusive photos: Husband beats and stabs his wife in her private part after accusing her of cheating

A man named Victor Ojiaku has been arrested by the Nigerian police for allegedly beating his wife mercilessly and then stabbing her in her private part with a broken bottle after accusing her of sleeping with sleeping with a teenage boy who works for him.

Ojiaku, an automobile parts dealer, attacked his wife, Faith Ojiaku, 27, a mother of three at their home in White Sand, Isheri-Osun in Lagos State last week. LIB has photos of the stabbed vagina but probably not appropriate to post here

Buy into Lekki Southern Villa or PEN Gardens (Promo)

The biggest shopping mall in Lagos; the Novare Shopping Mall has been opened in Sangotedo, along with it will come massive developments in the vicinity. 

This is the more reason why you should invest in the Lekki Southern Villa Annex 1 today. Located just 2 minutes away from the Novare Mall(Shoprite) Lekki, it is one of the most promising investments in the whole of Lagos. 

Traffic officer allegedly bites motorist in Delta (photos)

According to Facebook user, Prince Gwamnishu Harrison, a Delta State Traffic Management Authority (DESTMA) officer, bit a motorist at NTA Junction Okpanam Road Asaba, Delta State this morning. He however did not state what led to the attack. See more photos which he shared after the cut...

'Why I was removed from office in 1985' - Presient Buhari

President Buhari yesterday said the reason he was removed from office in 1985 was because he refused to take an advice from the IMF and the World Bank to devalue the Naira and increase prices of fuel and flour. He said this when he spoke at the Nigerian Army Guards Brigade Regimental Dinner.
"I refused and gave my reasons and the next thing I knew I was removed and detained for three and half years. As a civilian president I will do my best and I’m telling you all these because you are part of the leadership of this great country and God willing we will remain great”he said

Start the year with laughter, Log on to Alibaba live on Www. Urlivestream.com

You are just a click away from Ali Baba's sstar studded concert featuring Mavin signed artist Reekado Banks & amp, Korede Bello alongside Harry Song, Akproro, AY, Simi, Waje, Chidinma, Omawumi and a host of others. The star-studded event holds January 1st  2017. Click www.urlivestream.com to watch it live by 6pm West Africa Time...

Nigerian man proposes to his girlfriend with the help of Nigerian police...he acted like they arrested him! (photos)

Nigerian man, Brown Affah, pretended he was arrested by the Nigerian police  to throw his girl, Effiwatt Yemi, off as he prepared to propose to her. Here is what he wrote as he shared photos from his creative proposal. 
"Breaking News.....!!! Good morning Facebookers This pictures have so many stories behind it, firstly I was sure of the color of clothes she wore to work, black top and blue jeans so I called some of my single friends who are still around after Christmas.

Photos from the pre-wedding dinner of daughter of Sokoto state governor, Aminu Tambuwal

The pre-wedding dinner of daughter of Sokoto state governor, Aminu Tambuwal, Aisha, to her husband, Muhammmad Dahiru Dikko Mangal, took place yesterday night. Guest included senate president, Bukola Saraki, Zamfara state governor, Abdula'aziz Yari, and others. See more photos after the cut...

'I'm smiling to the bank, you're not!' Incase you missed it, watch Yemi Alade's rant to those criticising her lyrics

Yesterday, Yemi Alade trended on Twitter for hours after people criticized her lyrics. She responded saying people were on her case because she's female. Watch the response video after the cut...

Photos from footballer Elderson Echiejile's wedding

Super Eagles defender Elderson Echiejile yesterday December 30th married his woman, Vwemo Ziregbe in Warri, Delta state. Congrats to the couple. More photos after the cut...

Photos: Pres Buhari receives Shekau's personal Quaran and Boko Haram's flag captured by Nigerian Army

President Buhari yesterday attended the Guards Brigade Regimental Dinner Night at the Guards Brigade Scorpion Mess in Abuja where he received the captured flag of Boko Haram as well as the personal Quaran of Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau.

The military on December 23rd, captured the last camp of the sect members in Sambisa forest. There they recovered the Quaran of Shekau as well as the flag for the group. See more pics after the cut...

See what they are doing to Kylie Jenner...lol (photos)

Haters are photoshopping her boobs, hips, butt and big lips out of her pictures. They say this is what she would have really looked like without all the alleged surgeries she's had! Leave her alone...lol

Nollywood veteran Obi Madubogwu is also in need of financial help

Our Nollywood veterans are just falling sick upandan...so sad! Veteran Nollywood actor Obi Madubogwu also needs our help...read a statement from his family below...
"Mr. Obi Madubogwo is critically ill, he is finally out of Coma after a toxic battle with Diabetic wound . Currently the family has ran short of Fund to continue giving him what he needed, they need lots of money to pay for surgery, tests, medication etc else they will amputate his leg to save his life. He takes a pint of blood daily.

Nollywood veteran Prince James Uche's son makes passionate plea for his sick dad who needs urgent financial help

Prince James Uche's son has shared a video highlighting the difficulties the sick Nollywood veteran is going through. They need desperate financial. Uche Jnr wrote
Living a happy life of contentment was our family's greatest plan until our father Prince James Uche fell sick; everything changed.

Mentally unstable lady knocked down by a vehicle after she ran into the road following violent behavior (photos)

A LIB reader sent in the story, writing;
Residents of Aralile community woke up to see this young lady misbehaving on the street. It was learnt that she lodged in one of the hotels in the area and she allegedly took something to make her high. She slept throughout yesterday and when she woke up this morning, she started misbehaving and turned out very violent.

Photo of the day!

Beautiful or nah? This is Porsche Thomas, daughter of Real Housewives of Atlanta, Peter Thomas. She's pregnant with twins.

Femi Adesina says Magu has not been removed as EFCC chairman

The presidential spokesperson just tweeted this following viral report that Magu has been removed as acting chairman of EFCC by president Buhari..

Photos from gospel singer, Isaac Geralds wedding

Former Project Fame contestant and gospel artiste Isaac Geralds married his woman, Ewaoluwa Enah Itodo yesterday December 30th. He proposed to her on stage during a performance at Hard Rock Cafe this past August. Congrats to them..

Man gets teeth knocked out after fight with proprietress of his child's school (photos)

Read his tale after the cut..

Nigerian man choked to death by South African police during drug raid (photos)

A Nigerian man named Tochukwu Nnadi was choked to death by police in South Africa on Thursday December 29th after he was arrested for allegedly selling drugs. According to eyewitnesses, the man, popularly known as King Kingsley, was not struggling after he was arrested and handcuffed but one of the officers held onto his neck and squeezed tightly until blood started gushing out. His body was later removed. Can the Nigerian government look into this?

New music: Fricky ft Sheun Natural - Kalowo

Kobi Mighty Records Presents Fricky featuring Sheun Natural on a song titled Kalowo, Fricky is not your regular indigenous rapper, he has a unique sound that differentiates him from the norm, recently signed to Kobi Mighty Records, here comes his debut single titled Kalowo, a relatable song to every single hustler out there trying to make something great out of life, featuring his label mate, the super talented SheunNatural.

Ronda Rousey beaten by Amanda Nunes after just 48 seconds on return to UFC

Is it time for Ronda Rousey to retire from UFC? The 29 year old former champion was knocked out just 48 seconds into her first fight in 13 months, to bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes at a fight that took place last night in Las Vegas.

Ronda got the living daylight beaten out of her by Amanda, who relentlessly attacked, landing multiple shots without much defensive moves from Ronda. Ronda looked scared and the whole fight ended just 48 seconds into the first round of the fight. But even though she lost the fight, Ronda made $3million while Amanda got $200k

Bimbo Akintola hosts ‎Funmi Iyanda's ‎Change-A-Life Annual TV Show

On the 1st of January 2017 from 9am on the NTA Network, CAL returns with the T.V show, bigger and better. The show will host a panel discussion with key players in the following sectors: entertainment, politics/governance, power, manufacturing/production and technology. The show would be hosted by the fabulous Bimbo Akintola.

This 10 year old boy's obituary will leave you sad and speechless

According to the obituary, 10 year old Chibuzor Okeke died after being beaten, tortured, bound with ropes on both hands, both eyes smeared with pepper and starved to death. The poster didn't say who did that to this child....

"I wish I could change every bad situation for your sake and the peace of the family' - Ubi Franklin writes open letter to his son

He shared photos of himself with his son and wrote'
Letter to my son, witnessing your birth was not just an experience; it was a miracle (the beauty of a child being born is nothing but pure joy). You came and melted my heart, taught me to love, taught me to forgive and see things differently. My past experiences made me one who was easily provoked but God always uses something, or someone to change people, to break them, and for me; my son and some self discipline did.

Nigerian journalist shares photos of corpses sticking out of graves at Imota Cemetary

See the horrific photos after the cut...

"Walking into 2017 a proud virgin' - 27 year old Nigerian girl says

Wonderful to hear...though some started bashing her for showing off so much cleavage in the photo of herself she shared...

President Buhari removes Ibrahim Magu as EFCC chairman

Acting EFCC chairman, Ibrahim Magu, has been dropped by president Buhari, weeks after the senate refused to confirm him as chairman of the anti-graft agency following allegation of graft levelled against him by the Department of State Security Service (DSS).

According to reports, the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has already issued a leter to Magu, asking him to hand over to the Director of Operations in the EFCC, pending when a new person is nominated to take over. There are also reports that he has been redeployed back to the Nigerian Police Force (NPF)..

Tonto Dikeh still hiding her son's face (photo)

The actress shared a throwback photo of herself and her son to thank God for an awesome 2016 and she blurred the lil man's face...

Jidenna and Uju Marshall cover last Mania magazine for 2016

2016 is not over yet. We have carefully curated the events, individuals and sectors of the economy that made a remarkable impact. This edition is a good summary of how connected popular culture is with governance.

Photos:Gov. Ambode at signing of bond deal with issuing houses at Lagos House,Ikeja

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode; Deputy Governor, Dr. (Mrs.) Oluranti Adebule; Commissioner for Finance/Economic Planning & Budget, Mr. Adeyemi Ashade and Attorney General & Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Adeniji Kazeem during the signing of N47 Billion Bond Deal with Issuing Houses at the Banquet Hall, Lagos House, Ikeja, on Friday, December 30, 2016. More photos after the cut...

Caitlyn and Kris Jenner rock matching red dresses at her Christmas party

Kourtney Kardashian shared photos of her mum, Kris Jenner and former step dad, Caitlyn Jenner wearing matching outfits at her mum's Christmas party on her website, kourtneykardashian.com. She also shared other photos from the party. She wrote:

Beautiful new photo of former conjoined Nigerian twins, Miracle and Testimony Ayeni (Photos)

Former conjoined Nigerian twin girls, Miracle and Testimony Ayeni who were separated during an 18 hour operation at a Tennessee hospital on Nov. 8 at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital in Memphis celebrated Christmas with their older sister, Marvelous and their parents Sam and Mary Ayeni, in the U.S. More photos after the cut...

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