November, 2017

 

Shocking! 19 year old woman botched 50 surgeries to look like Angelina Jolie

A 19 year old woman and  super-fan of one of Hollywood most beautiful women Angelina Jolie has undergone 50 surgeries to look like her idol. However, going by her recent photos she is far from looking anything  like Angelina Jolie.


Former Bosnia military leader dies after taking poison in the court-video

Former Bosnia-Croatian military leader Slobodan Praljak 72 has committed suicide in the court at Hague. After losing his appeal at the International Criminal Tribunal which had earlier sentenced him to 20 years in jail for  his involvement with six other politicians in a campaign to drive Muslims out of a would-be Bosnia Croatia mini state in Bosnia in the early 1990s. He yelled in the court ‘I am not a war criminal!’ and drank a substance from a small bottle and has since died in the hospital.  


North Korea missile test capable of reaching anywhere in the US

North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un declared on Wednesday that his country have achieved full nuclear statehood. This is coming after successfully testing The intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) capable of reaching anywhere in the United State. This was announced on the North Korean state television. The Korean leader declared that we have finally realised the great historic cause of completing the state nuclear force, the cause of building a rocket power,”  “The great success in the test-fire of ICBM Hwasong-15 is a priceless victory won by the great and heroicRead More


Scientists testing the tomb of Jesus confirm it indeed held his body

Scientists testing  what is believed to be the tomb of Jesus have confirmed that the tomb indeed held the body of Jesus about 2000 years ago. The tomb sealed with marble slab since AD 1555 to prevent damage from visitors was excavated and scientists found inside the tomb a limestone bed which legend say may have held the body of Christ. Tests using a technique called optically stimulated luminescence (OSL) of mortar from the limestone bed revealed when the quartz within the masonry was last exposed to light. The resultsRead More


Ivanka Trump multi-coloured dress labeled weird and a distraction

Top adviser and daughter to Donald Trump Ivanka Trump who is attending the Global Entrepreneurship Summit  in Hyderabad, India has praised the growing economic and security ties between the US and India. She was personally invited by the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. She co-hosted the Summit with the Indian Prime Minister on Tuesday where she highlighted the importance of of entrepreneurial woman in global businesses. However, she has been criticised for the colourful dress she wore for the official meeting of the Indian Prime Minister. The $3,500 colourful dressRead More


Don Jazzy sacks Bodyguard for Talking down to a Lady

Don Jazzy has reportedly sacked his bodyguard who was caught on camera talking down to a woman in an eatery in Lagos state. The bodyguard identified as Chidi Irechukwu was said to have threatened to beat up the lady who called him out for parking wrongly while trying to get some food. In a video of the incident which has gone viral, the macho man could be seen shouting angrily at a lady while exchanging words with her. Chidi who was identified as Don Jazzy’s Bodyguard was relieved of hisRead More


South African Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters crowned Miss Universe 2017

Miss Universe 2017 has been won by Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters. This is the second time South Africa has won the title, the first was  won by Margaret Gardiner in 1978. She was crown by the outgoing Miss Universe Iris Mittanaere. The pageant was held on Sunday in Las Vegas in the US. She competed against 91 contestant around the world to clinch the crown. This year ‘s entrants is said to be the highest in the history of the competition.    


Prince Harry and girlfriend Meghan Markle to wed in Spring 2018

Clarence House has announced that Prince Harry 33 and his American actress girlfriend Meghan Markle 36 are engaged and the wedding will take place in Spring of 2018. After the nuptials, the couple plan to reside in Nottingham Cottage at Kensington Palace.  


Chris Brown tweets Michael Jackson’s dangerous album captioned 26

Chris Brown tweeted Michael Jackson dangerous album with the caption 26. Jackson produced the dangerous album 26  November, 1991. This tweet has had thousands of likes, retweets and comments, with one tweeting a video and said bring him back. With another tweeting dead or alive he remains a legend.


A Nigerian man proposes to his girl friend on billboard

More and more men are finding unique ways of proposing to their women. A man Ojay rented a billboard in CMS Lagos to propose to his girl friend. It reads ‘will you marry me Tammy?’ ‘you are the one. The excited lady Tamilore said yes. The proposal which took place at CMS, Lagos attracted people who were admiring the unique proposal. Ujah also put the picture of girl friend on the billboard.


‘My husband has forgiven me’, says housewife ‘who killed’ stepson in Katsina

A 28-year-old housewife who allegedly killing her 40-day-old stepson says her husband and the mother of the child have forgiven her. The suspect said this when the Katsina police command paraded her on Friday. She denied killing the child intentionally, saying she only gave the baby drinking water. She said she had used her hand to spread rat poison but had not washed it by the time she gave the baby water with it. “The mother of the baby and my husband have forgiven me, but the parents of myRead More


Letter from Africa: The Nigerian who composed hymns from a leper colony

In our series of letters from African journalists, novelist and writer Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani writes about the Nigerian man who composed some 200 hymns, despite having leprosy. Nigeria’s most famous victim of leprosy was fatally injured in a motor accident 40 years ago, and a ceremony is being held to mark the anniversary of the music composer’s death. Born in 1905, Ikoli Harcourt Whyte was diagnosed with leprosy as a teenager, at a time when there was no effective cure for the dreaded disease which usually leads to deformity ofRead More


Liberation City by Dr. Chris Okafor Celebrates 14th Anniversary

The Mountain of Liberation and miracle ministries presided over Dr. Chris Okafor concluded their 14th Year anniversary tagged lion of Judah on Sunday in Lagos. The week long celebration was marked by teaching, healing, deliverance, prophesies and music. The man of God through prophesy singled out many that were healed and delivered. Dr. Chris Okafor is a prophet with an unusual anointing in dealing with evil altars, breaking of curses and many more. The climax of the celebration was the cutting of the anniversary cake. He was joined by familyRead More


Jack 10 year old makeup blogger

10 year old Jack Bennet  from UK whose  makeup tutorial has gone viral and with an Instagram account of more than 300,000 followers has joined the list of male makeup bloggers only that this time he is only 10.  


#BAAD2017 Banky W and Adesuwa Etomi white wedding-photos

The white wedding of Olubankole wellington with the stage name Banky W and Adesuwa Etomi which is a climax of their wedding which has been trending on social media with the  hashtag #BAAD2017 was concluded in South Africa on Saturday. The wedding took place in a South African church with close friends and family members in attendance. Some of the pictures of the wedding:    


National Costume show Tanzanian dresses in seed pods

Celebrating culture Tanzanian Lilian Ericaah Maraule dresses in a seed pods to represent her country at the National Costume Show in Las Vegas on Saturday.  


Paralympic runner Oscar Pistorius sentence increased to 13 years

Paralympic runner, Oscar pistorius has had his sentence increased to 13 years. The South Africa Supreme Court of Appeal in Bloemfontein has set aside the judgement of the high court of six years sentence which was deemed too lenient  and substituted it with 13 years and five month. According to the Judge Pistorius should have served 15 years but the court took into account the time he had already served. The athlete fired shots through the bathroom door killing his girl friend in 2013 claiming that he believed he wasRead More


Zimbabwe’s new era Emmerson Mnangagwa sworn in as President

After the political turmoil in Zimbabwe the country is basking in the euphoria of a new era as former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa 75 has formally been sworn in as the new president. Mnanagagwa is to serve the remainder of Mugabe’s tenure before election next year. He took the oath office Friday at the 60,000 capacity national stadium in Harare even as former president Robert Mugabe was give immunity from prosecution and also granted his wish to remain in the country for the remainder of his life. Mugabe who hadRead More


Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar quits APC

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has formally resigned as a member of All Progressive Peoples Congress APC. In a statement released on Friday and personally signed by him he said  he took the decision after consultation with his God , family, supporters and Nigerians. Saying he will take time to ponder on his future. Giving reasons for his decision the Waziri Adamawa decried the arbitrariness and unconstitutionality in the party that has led to fractionalization. The statement reads: “Be that as it may be, after due consultation with my God,Read More


A model strolls a mall wearing nothing but a body paint

A nearly naked woman stroll a mall in Towson, Maryland expertly dressed in body paint. The model Maria Luciotti was dressed in a painted shirt and pair of jeans by body paint artist Jen Seidel. According to Jen who has shared the story on her YouTube channel and bored panda ‘My daughter and I painted this model for about three hours to make a nice fall outfit. ‘Besides pasties, a thong, and a hat/scarf, she’s basically naked!’ People were caught off guard and shocked when they realised she was wearingRead More


United striker Lukaku to pay US police for noise complaints

Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku has agreed to reimburse the Beverly Hill police $450 after they responded to five calls of noise complaints at a house he was renting in summer. The charge has been changed from a misdemeanor which carries six month jail to disturbance of peace infraction which carries $100. Lukaku 24, was arrested in July  while awaiting signing to United  from Everton for 75m pounds The case comes up for hearing at Los Angeles Airport Courthouse on 18 December.    


Zimbabweans in wild jubilation as president Robert Mugabe resigns-photos

Zimbabwe president Robert  Mugabe has resigned as president on Tuesday. The speaker of Parliament Jacob Mudenda  announced the resignation to lawmakers on Tuesday. Bringing an end to the 37 year rule of Mugabe characterised by oppression and economic  collapse. The letter was read by the speaker and part of the letter reads: “I Robert Gabriel Mugabe in terms of section 96 of the constitution of Zimbabwe hereby formally tender my resignation… with immediate effect”. The resignation of the president has elicited wild celebration and jubilation in Zimbabwe. Mugabe had resistedRead More


Victoria Secret Fashion week-Chinese model Xi tumbles on runaway- photo

Chinese model  Xi Mengyao tumbles down on the runaway in her home town on Victoria’s Secret Fashion week which kicked off in Shanghai Monday night. The video of the slip has since gone ultra-viral on Chinese social media, becoming the hottest topic on Weibo. The 28 year Shanghai native soon apologised on her Weibo, which has attracted more than 360,000 likes, 100,000 comments and 40,000 shares. She said “I’m sorry for letting you all down and thank you for your concern,”  “Working as a model for seven years, I haveRead More


Thylane Blondeau the ‘Most Beautiful Girl in the World’ spotted

Meet Thylane Blondeau, 16 year old French model once said to be the ‘Most Beautiful Girl in the World’. She was spotted on lunch out in the trendy area of West Hollywood. The French model has been modelling since the age of four and had even walked for Jean Paul Gaultier. She captured the heart of the nation when at six years she covered Vogue Enfants and was the youngest  ever to  cover Vogue. The blonde was in high spirit in a  graphic print, leggings and trainers.    


Ex PDP chairman’s son murdered by wife over text messaage

Ex PDP’s chairman’s son Bilyamin Bello has been stabbed to death by his wife Maryam Sanda over text message she found on his phone. The gruesome murder was carried out at night. Sanda in a rage stabbed her husband in the neck and chest then rushed him to the hospital were he died. The couple got married about two years ago after Biyamin’s father pressured him to marry Sanda. Report indicate  that the deceased had complained severally to his family over the violent behaviour of his wife and was askedRead More


Former vice president Dr Alex Ekwueme dies in London

The death has been announced of second republic vice president Dr. Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme. According to the statement released by the family  and signed by the brother  the traditional ruler of Oko community in Anambra state Prof.Igwe Laz Ekwueme he died in a London Clinic at 10:00pm on Sunday 19th of November, 2017. The statement reads: “Ekwueme family regrets to announce the peaceful passing away of their patriarch, the former Vice-President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Dr Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme GCON. “The sad event occurred at the London ClinicRead More


#BAAD2017: Banky W and Adesuwa Etomi wed (photos)

Popular Nigerian singer/actor Bankole Wellington with the stage name Banky W and actress Adesua Etomi performed their traditional wedding in Lagos on Sunday. Some of the stars that attended the wedding include Sola Sobowale, Lynxx, Obi Uchendu, Basket Mouth, Tunde Demuren, Chigul, Juliet Ibrahim and many more. Banky W had earlier proposed to Adesuwa in February and subsequently did their introduction in May. The singer had just recovered from a third skin cancer surgery earlier this month. Here is video and photos of the wedding:        


President Robert Mugabe holds on to power refuses to resign

President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe has provoked many Zimbabweans who had expected his resignation but in his much anticipated speech televised on Sunday  he insisted that he still in-charge. The speech was delivered alongside the generals who were behind the military intervention. According to insiders the president in a meeting before the broadcast had agreed to resign but reneged in his broadcast. The president in the his speech paid tribute to the military, the ruling party and the war veterans movement and called for national solidarity. According to Mugabe heRead More


Zimbabweans watch in disbelief as Mugabe fails to resign-video

Zimbabweans who had gathered around televisions to listen to the much anticipated speech address on t the state owned Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) were angered that the 93 year old president refused to resign. According to Mugabe he is still in power and will preside over the party’s forth coming congress. People gathered in a local bars  and jeered his comments. He said “Giving the failings of the past and the anger it might have triggered in some quarters, it is quite understandable,”. “We must learn to forgive and resolveRead More


Anambra Governorship election-Willie Obiano declared winner by INEC

The incumbent Governor of Anambra State and the candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA Willie Obiano has been declared as the winner of the Anambra State governorship election held on Saturday. APGA won in all the 21 local governments of the state according to Prof. Zanna Akpagu the Chief Returning Officer for the election. Obiano won with a total of 234,071 votes, the candidate for All Progressive Congress, APC scored 98,752 votes while the People Democratic Party Candidate Oseloka Obaze scored 70,293 votes. 37 political parties participated inRead More


PSG- Cavani rejects $1m to handover penalties to Neymar

Uruguayan  forward and PSG player Edinson Cavani has revealed that the coach has decided that the next penalty by his side will be taken by his Brazilian teammate, Neymar. PSG’s manager Unai Emery officially handed the duty to Neymar after Cavani rejected $1m payment to handover penalty duties to Neymar. Cavani was speaking after he scored twice in PSG’s comfortable 4-1 win over Nantes on Saturday. Both players were seen embroiled over who should take the penalty  during the club’s 2-0 win over Lyon in September. They have earlier squabbledRead More


Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip celebrate 70th wedding anniversary

Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh Prince Philip will be celebrating their remarkable 70th wedding anniversary tomorrow in a private dinner party in Windsor. The 91 year old  monarch was spotted this morning riding her favourite horse as she appeared  relaxed in Windsor castle’s grounds ahead of the platinum celebration.      


Zimbabwe’s ruling party delegates dance after sacking Mugabe-video

Zimbabwe’s ruling party Zanu-PF delegates dance after the central executive committee of the party announced the sacking of President Robert Mugabe as the party leader and appointed former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa as the new leader. The party has also recalled first lady Grace Mugabe as the head of the women’s league ‘forever’. The motion for  this will be perfected soon. President Mugabe is expected to step down by midday Monday or impeachment proceedings will begin when the parliament resumes on Tuesday. Mugabe who has ruled Zimbabwe since independence hasRead More


US Army combat medic accused of raping one of his twin 9-month-old daughters before strangling her to death

A United States Army medic has been accused of raping one of his twin nine-month-old daughters before strangling her to death. Christopher Paul Conway, 22, was charged with aggravated rape and homicide earlier this week. Police in Clarksville, Texas, had been called to a property to help a family administer CPR to a child at 7.19am on Tuesday morning, November 14. The young girl was taken to Tennova Health Care but was pronounced dead at 8am. According to an arrest warrant, she had injuries consistent with being raped. Conway’s nine-month-old daughter hadRead More


Anambra governorship election APGA in early lead

Governor Willie Obiano of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA is leading in the governorship election in  Anambra state according to the results declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The APGA candidate is leading in all the local government areas declared so far by INEC. The result for the top political parties: Parties:               APC        APGA       PDP        UPP Awka South:      6167        18957        5354       150 Anyamelum:      5412        14593        2323       77 Anaocha:            5297        11237        6554       146 Njikoka: Read More


Grace Mugabe we are “ready to die for what is correct”

According to Reuters the nephew of president Robert Mugabe Patrick Zhuwawo has reportedly said that his uncle and the wife have no intention to step down, adding they were “ready to die for what is correct”. Zhuwawo who spoke from a secret location in South Africa also said president Mugabe  has hardly slept since the military seized power on Wednesday but added that his health is good.      


Robert Mugabe to meet with Zimbabwe Defence Forces (ZDF) tomorow

Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe is expected to meet with the military command tomorrow, Sunday 19 November 2017. This was revealed by Father Fidelis Mukonori , the chairperson of the negotiating team. According to him this is the second time that president Mugabe and the Zimbabwe Defence Forces (ZDF) are meeting. They had earlier met on Thursday. Meanwhile, protesters have converged asking for a new Zimbabwe and were prevented from heading in the direction of Mugabe’s private residence, Blue Roof. Mugabe who is under house arrest is resisting calls  and effortsRead More


Man buys lagos lagoon for N787million from Fraudstars

A US based man Kennedy Chukwuemeka Nwabuoku has reportedly been duped by some land agents in Lagos, who led him to the lagoon after he parted with N787.5million for 150 plots of land. It was gathered that Nwabuoku transferred the monies in the following order over a period: N229,000,000, N86,000,000, N120,000,000, N41,300,000, N11,291,000, and N90,000,000. The agents identified as Emeka Okoronkwo and Michael Owolabi Alonge, had offered the land for sale at N5,250,000 per plot with Certificate of Occupancy (C of O). Nwabuoku told the told detectives led by DCPRead More


Anambra election large turnout as voters defy IPOB threats

According to THISDAY voters in Anambra defied the threat by the Indigenous People of Biafra as they turned out enmasse to elect a governor of their choice in today’s governorship election. IPOB had called for a boycott of the election, threatening that whoever votes would die. But in defiance of the threat, voters turned out in large numbers to cast their votes. In Awka South area, as early as 8am, voters were already at their polling units, waiting for INEC officials to bring materials for voting. In Anambra East localRead More


Anambra Gov. Willie Obiano votes, full of victory confidence

Anambra governor, Willie Obiano and the All Progressives Grand Alliance  (APGA) candidate in the Anambra State governorship election cast his vote at 9:58a.m at his polling unit at Eri Primary School Aguleri, expressing optimism that he would win in a landslide. He said that he was impressed by the large turnout of voters, saying however that the exercise could not take off in some places on time Obiano whose finger print initially failed on the card reader said he was highly impressed as he urged the voters to exercise theirRead More


Stars grace Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian wedding

Tennis Star Serena Williams said I do to Reddit founder and fiance of two years in front of their close family and friends in New Orleans. She wore three wedding gowns. The star studded guest list included Serena’s sister Venus Williams, Ciara, Russell Wilson, Kim Kardashian, Beyonce and many more. Their daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr was also in attendance. Williams kicked off the wedding festivities with a bachelorette party in New York.  


Buratai asks court to quash suit compelling him to produce Nnamdi Kanu

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has asked the Federal High Court, Abuja to dismiss a suit, seeking to compel him to produce the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu. Kanu’s lawyer, Mr Ifeanyi Ejiofor on Thursday brought an application before the court, praying the court to order Buratai to produce Kanu dead or alive. Ejiofor told the court that his client was last seen with the Nigerian Army on Sept. 14 and that neither he (Ejiofor) nor Kanu’s family had seen orRead More


Man, 45 begs dissolution of 22-year-old marriage as wife cooks only “once a week”

A 45-year-old businessman, Garbar Pakachi, on Thursday approached a Nyanya Customary Court, Abuja, to dissolve his 22-year-old marriage over his wife’s inability to cook on daily basis. Pakachi in his divorce petition alleged that since he married Martha Ahmed, he has never known peace. “Since I got married to my wife, we have never had peace in our marriage; she has the habit of disobeying me. “Worst of all, is that she cooks only once a week,” he said. The petitioner also said that the wife hardly spends time atRead More


Saudi Arabia’s anti corruption crackdown your money for freedom

Saudi Arabia’s anti corruption crackdown by crown prince Mohammed bin Salman with several royals held in what is seen as a way to consolidate power and to purge potential rivals in the royal family. This crackdown has seen several royals, ministers, officials and the country’s richest oligarchs detained. However, the kingdom is offering them freedom for their money as some of them are being asked to give up to 70% of their wealth as a punishment for decade of corrupt business transactions. It is expected that the crackdown could generateRead More


President Robert Mugabe appears in public amidst political uncertainty- video

President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe appeared in public for the time after few days of house arrest. He attended a graduation ceremony at the Open University in Harare, Zimbabwe Friday. Dressed in a blue academic gown as he announced the opening of the event after the singing of the national anthem. Al Jazeera’s Haru Mutasa, reporting from Harare, said Mugabe’s attendance was the army’s way of saying “this is not a coup”. “The army says the aim of the military intervention was the arrest of criminal elements around Mugabe. ItRead More


I have spoken to Robert Mugabe, he is fine- Jacob Zuma

The South African president Jacob Zuma earlier today said he has spoken to president Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe who has been confined to his home and that he is fine. President Zuma who is the head of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), is sending Special Envoys to Zimbabwe and Angola in the midst of the growing turmoil in Zimbabwe. The South African leader has also condemned the unconstitutional take over of power in Zimbabwe. The Zimbabwean army in a broadcast said it is targeting people who are causing socialRead More


How Many Doctor Bullies Have You Encountered? All About Doctor Bullies!

URLEmail Doctors have many challenges to face as they are perennially surrounded by patients, diseases, hospital duties and over-extended or odd shift timings. Universally, doctor is considered to be a noble profession and respectable one at that, but a doctor also has to work under immense pressures, emotional strains and other physical challenges. A regular physician like most of us at some point face will have to deal with personal situations such as important family affairs, family holidays, sickness or pregnancy that may force them to abandon medical duties. AtRead More


Zimbabwe army has Mugabe, wife in custody, controls capital

According to AP the  Zimbabwe’s army said Wednesday it has President Robert Mugabe and his wife in custody and was securing government offices and patrolling the capital’s streets following a night of unrest that included a military takeover of the state broadcaster. The night’s action triggered speculation of a coup, but the military’s supporters praised it as a “bloodless correction.” South Africa’s president said he spoke with Mugabe, who was “fine” but confined to his home. For the first time, this southern African nation is seeing the military oppose theRead More


IGP to Obiano: Your security aides will be back after Anambra poll

Ibrahim Idris, the inspector-general of police, says the withdrawal of the security aides attached to Anambra governor Willie Obiano was to prevent the re-occurrence of past elections. Idris gave the explanation during election stakeholders’ forum organised by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday in Awka. Obiano had during the forum raised the alarm that he woke up on Tuesday morning to find that his ADC had been directed by the police high command to vacate him. He said the directive had put his life in danger, describing theRead More


Nigeria’s Super Eagles beat Argentina 4-2

The Nigerian Super Eagles Tuesday defeated the Argentine national team, 4-2, in a friendly match in Krasnodar Russia geared towards the preparation for the World Cup in Russia  next year. The Argentine team which parade stars like Di Maria, Sergio Agueroa and Javiar mascherano but without their superstar player, Messi,  who had earlier departed Russia after their  1-0 win over Russia Saturday. They opened their first goal in the first half from Ever Banega  and later Sergio Aguero scored the second goal. However, Nigeria through Kelechi Iheanacho scored their firstRead More