Welcome to Linda Ikeji's Blog: 03/26/2017 - 04/02/2017





Saturday 1 April 2017

Video: BBNaija housemates in tears as their Family members pay them a visit in the house

It was an emotional moment in the Big Brother Niaja house today as family members of the contestants paid them a visit in the house. They were however not allowed to respond to the words said to them by their family members. Efe, Debbie Rise, TBoss, Bisola were in tears as their family members spoke to them. Watch the video after the cut...

Wait, Mama June, is that you? (photos)

American TV personality, Mama June who went through a complicated five-hour skin removal surgery has finally revealed her body transformation.

The 37-year-old mother of Toddlers & Tiaras star Honey Boo Boo went from size 18 to a size 6 after removing skin from her neck, arms, back and stomach as well as going through breast augmentation surgery and a new set of veneers. She revealed the results of her massive weight loss on Friday night’s Mama June: From Hot to Not.

Legislooters - article by Charly Boy

Read his piece below...
My people. Where I wan hide my face put. Shey una don take ear dey hear the arrant nonesense and jagbagantis wey dey shelle for National Assembly. The drama, the blackmail, the clowning around of-most of the riffraffs called senators, whose sole aim of representing us, is to loot us into oblivion. Useless people elevated by the corrupt system to a position beyond their capacity.  

Ebuka Obi-Uchendu hangs out with relatives of the remaining six Big Brother Nigeria Housemates

Media personality and host of Big Brother Nigeria, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, met with family and friends of the six remaining Big Brother Nigeria housemates this afternoon and he shared a photo he took with them. The resemblance the people in this photo share with their relatives in the house cannot be missed. Can you tell which person is related to which housemate?

EJ Johnson steps out wearing thigh high boots and mini dress

EJ Johnson, the son of basketball legend Magic Johnson, was spotted yesterday in Beverly Hills, California, dressed in his usual way to impress. The 24-year-old Rich Kids Of Beverly Hills star wore thigh high boots along with a rather short mini dress, showing off his legs. He kept warm in a tan wool coat and held a mini Hermes bag as he popped into Saks retail store to shop, emerging soon after with a small bag.

Ali Ndume's supension: Borno state gov, Kashim Shettima leads monarchs, politicians to Bukola Saraki to beg for forgiveness (Photos)

Borno state governor, Kashim Shettima, led some monarchs and top politicians in the state to the residence of Senate President, Bukola Saraki, last night to beg for the senate to lift the six months suspension placed on Seantor Ali Ndume this week. 

Photos: Lady reportedly kidnapped by men who disguised as SARS officers in Port Harcourt

According to this twitter user, the young lady pictured above was kidnapped by men who claimed to be officers of the Nigeria Police Special Anti Robbery Squad, SARS in Port Harcourt, Rivers state yesterday. Hope she is found safe.

Campari Nigeria fetes distributors

Nigeria’s rising status as a premium market for spirits was celebrated in high style on Friday 31 March 2017, when Brian Munro Limited, sole distributor of Campari in Nigeria held its Annual Distributor Awards for the 2016 financial year.

Cute videos of Mark Zuckerberg working out with his 16 months old daughter in the Gym

Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg on Friday morning hit the gym with his 16-month-old daughter, Maxima, who he strapped to his back for a set of push-ups and pull-ups. According to him, 'As soon as I finish she yells 'More! More!' Easily the most demanding trainer I've ever had.' Watch the cute the videos after the cut..

Singularity University announces first West Africa Global Impact Challenge in Nigeria!!!

Are you working on a Big Idea? Can your Innovation Positively impact the lives of people in West Africa and beyond?

Then this is for you! Singularity University in conjunction with Imaginarium Creative and Melt water will play host to the First Singularity University West Africa Global Impact Challenge.

One Night Only with Runtown is in 2 weeks!

Watch Runtown talk emotionally to his fans about his upcoming Easter concert happening on Friday, 14th of April, 2017 at Landmark Centre in this video. Start booking your tickets now online at www.nairabox.com or download the Nairabox app on your mobile phone.

Photo: Wife of Jumia delivery man who was murdered in Rivers state cries for justice

Wife of Chukwuma Eleje, the delivery man with Jumia online shop, who was murdered by two men and a woman at the Ada-George area in Port Harcourt in Rivers state on March 25th (Read here), has cried for out for justice. The father of four had gone to deliver iphones and a motorcycle the suspects had ordered for online when he was killed and his body dumped into a septic tank.

AY's wife Mabel Makun is all shades of stunning in new photos

The mother of one looked stunning as she posed next to her husband in new photo...

Preye Odede releases new single “No Other God”.

After the release of his lovely songs “Ebezina, Bulie, Hosanna and Nanaowei which went viral and has blessed lots of lives, Nigerian gospel music minister Preye Odede as part of the preparation of his new album, he has just released a powerful worship song titled “No Other God.” This song is sure going to connect you with God.

See the face of the Jumia delivery man who was killed after delivering goods in Port Harcourt

Chukwuma Eleje was murdered by two men and a woman at the Ada-George area in Port Harcourt in Rivers state on March 25th after he delivered goods from Jumia to them. He was a father of four...

JFK Resolute Entertainment nuturing new talents in the industry

Renowned south African label JFK Resolute Entertainment is always searching for new talent
and giving opportunities to our talented youths in Africa specially in Nigeria to showcase their talent
in competitions and shows by having their scouts look out for unique talents.

Pres Buhari appoints VP Yemi Osinbajo as NEMA Chairman

President Buhari has appointed Vice President Yemi Osinbajo as the Chairman of the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA. In a statement released by his special adviser on media and publicity, Femi Adesina, President Buhari also appointed Mustapha Yunusa Maihaja as the new Director-General of NEMA.

Join our dream of 1000 Nigerians on Poloniex Exchange, USA, launching at Lagos Oriental Hotel, VI this Sunday

 As cryptocurrency adoption takes center stage in the corridors of economic revolution.A one in a lifetime opportunity opens up to the average Nigerian who would like to delve into trading of cryptocurrencies for profit.

Potus and Flotus

As the First Lady of the United States of America shared on Twitter...

How quick ejaculation and weak erection almost ruin my relationship. My solution will shock you…

This New Solution  will shock you.  Check it out here. 
What Would You Give To Last Longer in The Bedroom? Yeah, I know what you’re thinking, this is certainly far from it. There are loads of programs out there offering “miracle” cures for Premature Ejaculation and small manhoodsize, but turns out bad and even make your situation worse.

Tony Elumelu refutes claim he graduated with a 3rd class

Billionaire Entrepreneur and Chairman of Heirs holdings, Tony Elumelu, yesterday refuted the claim by a twitter user that he graduated with a 3rd class. Tony Elumelu bagged a first degree in Economics from Ambrose Ali University in Edo state. 

Free Education Seminar: Study at Carleton University, Ontario, Canada

Are you looking to increase your chances of obtaining a Canadian study permit? Take advantage of the opportunity to become a permanent resident and work in Canada by studying at Canada’s capital university - Carleton University.

Wow! The mugshot of this convict within 3 years tells a scary story

His first mugshot from June 2013.
A Texas gang member 31 year old Jacob Pauda, was sentenced to 15 years in prison on Monday after being convicted of domestic assault. He was found guilty of beating his pregnant girlfriend and chasing her with a knife in 2016. Pauda, a former member of the prison gang Texas Tango Blast, has a lengthy criminal history. At age 31, he has also been charged with aggravated assault, racing, public intoxication, and possession of a controlled substance. In a series of mugshots spanning back to 2013, Pauda’s appearance seems to grow more sinister leading up to his most recent and serious crime.

'Thank you for your constant care and unconditional love'- Omawumi celebrates Mother-In-Law's birthday

Friday, March 31 was the birthday of Omawumi's mother-in-law, Madam Chio Yussuf and the singer had very nice words for her. In celebration, Omawumi wrote,
'Happy Birthday to My Dear Darling Mother in Law.... Thank you for your constant care and unconditional love for us your children. May you continue to flourish as you carry the banner of Christ'.

Photo: Don Jazzy and his brothers step out in White garment robes

This is a cute photo of Don Jazzy and his brothers D'Prince and Jay Mavin all dressed in their flowing white garment robes. And just so you know, Don Jazzy used to be a drummer at a white garment church many years ago before he traveled to the UK.

Nigerian Pilot fulfills his life-long ambition of becoming the first African to fly around the World alone

In October 2016, LIB reported about Ademilola “Lola” Odujinrin; the  Nigerian pilot whose lifelong ambition was to become the first African pilot in history to fly around the world solo. (Read  Here). Fast forward to March 2017 and he has achieved the seemingly impossible mission.

Veteran journalist, Duro Onabule appointed Chairman of Nigerian Television Authority (NTA)

Veteran journalist; Mr. Duro Onabule, has been appointed as the Chairman, Nigerian Television Authority (NTA). The appointment was among many others approved by President Muhammadu Buhari. Chief Duro Onabule, the new chairman of the board of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) was the former newspaper editor and ex-presidential spokesman  to former President Ibrahim Babangida.

Blac Chyna obtains work permits for her children, son King Cairo and daughter Dream Kardashian

Blac Chyna who has a four-year-old son named King Cairo with rapper, Tyga and a four-month-old daughter named Dream Kardashian with Rob Kardashian was, according to TMZ seen leaving the Van Nuys Courthouse in Los Angeles, California on Thursday to pick up work permits for her children.
According to California labor code, children between the ages of 15 days and 18 years can receive an entertainment work permit. Another reality show in the works...maybe?

Jidenna hints at collaborations with top Nigerian artistes

Nigerian-American singer, Jidenna at the Vibe.NG forum titled ``Community Meeting With The Chief: Album Versus Singles In Digital Era” recently held in Lagos said that his music, lyrics, sounds and collaborations are all geared towards building a bridge between people, races and nations. He further explained that it is the reason his songs have a blend of different cultural sounds especially the high-life blend with hip-hop so that all can relate to it.

Nigeria and the problem of adaptation by Frederick Lawrence

The term 'suffering and smiling' has been often used to describe Nigerians as a people but is this a compliment or a damning indictment? Let's examine this from another perspective. Average life expectancy is 54, human development index is way below average, 67% or about 112 million of us live below the poverty line, basic amenities and civil rights remain a mirage so what do we have to smile about? Our attitude is not one of resilience in the face of adversity, we have rather resigned ourselves to the sorry state of things, we adapt.

Spot the celebrities in this throwback photo

Can you spot the celebrities in this photo? They are in the music industry now.

Photo: Three Nigerian nationals arrested in India for online job and matrimonial fraud

Rachakonda police’s cyber cell from Bengaluru on Monday, March 27, arrested three Nigerian nationals for committing online job fraud and matrimonial scam.
The accused, identified as Emeka Santos, Chika Mitchille and Noah Simisola were also found to be living illegally in India as they had come to the country with a two-month visa in 2011, which was not renewed post its expiry.

Pres Buhari approves deployment of four ambassadors to UN headquarters, Geneva, AU headquarters

President Buhari made the announcement in a statement shared on his Facebook page today. Read below:
I have approved the immediate deployment of four of the newly-appointed Ambassadors-Designate, as follows:

Photos of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the OECD Global Anti-Corruption and Integrity Forum in Paris

Nigeria's Vice President Yemi Osinbajo was one of the guest speakers at the OECD Global Anti-Corruption and Integrity Forum in Paris on Thursday. According to him, 'International collaboration is the smartest and most effective approach to ensure restitution of stolen assets'. More photos after the cut..

Photos: Two suspected motorcycle thieves escape lynching in Abia State

Two suspected thieves escaped lynching Friday after they were caught while trying to sell a stolen motorcycle for N8000 at Akara Junction in Isuikwuato Local Government Area. According to Abia Facts Newspaper, the duo stole the motorcycle from Uzuakoli and came down to Isuikwuato to sell it before they were apprehended.

First female SAN in Nigeria, Olufolake Solanke celebrates 85th birthday (Photos)

Chief Olufolake Solanke who became the first female lawyer to be conferred with Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) in 1981, turned 85 years on Wednesday and was celebrated by the governor of Ondo State, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu and his wife, Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu, among many others.

Photos: Gov. Shettima, Borno prominent leaders pay courtesy visit to Bukola Saraki

Borno State Governor led other prominent leaders from the state on a courtesy visit to the Senate President, Bukola Saraki Thursday night. It is not clear if the visit has anything to do with the suspension of Senator Muhammad Ndume. It will be recalled that the Senator representing Borno South District was suspended for six months after he asked for investigation of allegations of importing a bullet proof range with fake documents involving Saraki, and that of perjury involving Senator Dino Melaye. More photos after the cut...

Two fraudsters busted at their shrine on Ogun State

Operatives of the Zonal Intervention Squad (ZIS), while on routine Patrol along Owode Obafemi Ofada Road Ogun State on March 27, 2017, at about 10pm, discovered a sienna bus packed in  a suspicious manner, the operatives accosted the occupants, and upon inquiry discovered that the occupants are suspected fraudsters whose modus operandi was to lure people into a shrine and dupe them of their hard earned money.

See what happened to this snake when it tried to snack on a porcupine

This snake clearly doesn't know its limits. The boa constrictor probably thought it had stumbled upon an easy snack when it came across a small porcupine, but the prickly prey put up a big fight with the help of its sharp quills. A video captured the boa constrictor squirming as dozens of quills protrude from its skin in Brazil.

Photos: Kenyan Police arrests suspected Islamic State terrorists

Police in Kenya have arrested a terrorists linked to the Islamic State terror group, whom they described as a key link in its financing as well as human trafficking cartel.
Ali Hussein Ali, alias “The Trusted One” was arrested on March 27 together with his accomplices Ibrahim Abasheikh Mukhtar and Abdi Mohamed Yusuf (aka Dader) in Malindi during a joint operation by Kenyan and other security agencies.

Photos: Police parade four men who specialize in placing order for expensive phones online and then robbing the sellers at point of delivery

The operatives of Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested four suspects who specialise in tricking sellers of expensive mobile phones, by pretending to be online buyers and thereafter rob the sellers at the point of delivery.
The suspects, Wilfred Ehis, 30; Bright Eloho, 24, Emeka Egbemedu, 22 and Olanrewaju Kamilu, 33, were arrested on Wednesday evening in Olamulti Hotel, New Site, Iba, Ojo, Lagos.

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