Friday, 24 January 2014
Beyonce and Jay \Z have been named the most powerful people in the music industry by Billboard magazine, in its Power 100 list. Their placing, the magazine said, recognised the way they had transformed the way music was released – Jay Z releasing Magna Carta Holy Grail free to Samsung mobile users, Beyoncé putting her self-titled album straight on to iTunes with no warning.
Seems the last has still not been heard over the El-Ruafai and SSS issue. According to Premium Times newspaper, the SSS has secured a warrant to arrest the former FCT minister.
The State Security Service, SSS, has finally secured a warrant of arrest for the Deputy National Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Nasir El-Rufai, and has now launched a manhunt for him, the spokesperson for the agency has said.
Musician Darey Art Alade has announced the second episode of Love like a movie 2014 edition to hold on the 15th of February. Remember the 1st edition had American reality star Kim Kardashian as the celebrity appearance. Read all about last years show Here
R&B star Mary J. Blige's father is in critical condition after being knifed in the neck by his former girlfriend, it's reported. Thomas Blige, 63, was rushed to Bronson Methodist Hospital in Kalamazoo, Mich., Thursday morning after being repeatedly stabbed by his ex-lover.
Femi Fani Kayode.
Not one to be left out of all the drama, Femi Fani Kayode popularly known as FFK had his own piece to say on the arrest of Mallam El-Rufai by the State Security Service.
The Horror Of Syria's War : Pictures Of How Rebel Prisoners Are Executed. *********WARNING EXTREMELY GRAPHIC IMAGES************
President Bashar Al-Assad
More photographs showing the maimed bodies of alleged victims of ‘systematic killings’ in Syrian prisons have been released today. The second cache of photos paints an even clearer image of the horrendous conditions and gruesome torture in government-run jails in Syria. The images, some of the 55,000 leaked by a witness ‘tasked with recording deaths in custody’, were taken between 2011 and 2013.
The federal government will this year pump more cash into constructing an elite wing of the presidential clinic in Abuja where only a few big and mighty will receive attention, a spending that dwarfs the total funds allocated by government for entire developmental projects of two federal university teaching hospitals. Under the proposed 2014 budget laid to the National Assembly last December, the “Construction of a VIP Wing at the State House Clinic will cost N705 million.
Monalisa Magazine owned by Nollywood actress , Monalisa Chinda is struggling. According to a report done by the NETng, Monalisa's magazine has failed to break even. A lot of vendors find it too expensive and voluminous.
More on the El-Rufai harassment issue. I have been following this case up since yesterday when Mallam El-Ruafia tweeted that the SSS had invited him to come for a meeting oin their office which he politely declined. They forcefully went to his house to pick him up but he had gone for Friday prayers. You can follow up the initial story Read Here. The party which mallam El-Rufai belongs APC released a statement regarding the constant harassment of their Deputy National Secreatary.
Hairdresser Stabbing The Customer.
A hairdresser in China lost his temper with an unhappy customer and stabbed him in the chest.
The unnamed male customer was unhappy with his cut, so the hairdresser pierced him with a pair of scissors at a salon in Beijing.
Seun Kuti shared this picture of him and his daughter Adara sleeping peacefully. While Dance queen Kaffi's Husband Joseph Ameh shared a picture of him and his princess accoding to him, hes babysitting his princess.
Socialite Dasha Zhukova sitting on the chair
The chair, designed by a Norwegian artist Bjarne Melgaard, was ‘an art work intended specifically as a commentary on gender and racial politics’, she claimed. Her somewhat self-serving explanation is not unlike that offered by the man on whose erotic furniture Melgaard based his chair.
She turned heads when she arrived for her Jimmy Kimmel Live taping in a clinging crop top and pencil skirt.
And now Kim Kardashian has admitted the pink two-piece was actually a Dior dress which she took a scissors to and changed into a whole new outfit. Posting a picture on Instagram she wrote: 'Tonight's look- #AllPinkEverything #DiorDressICutInto2Pieces #ManoloHeels #LorraineSchwartzJewels (sic).'
ABUJA RADIO AWARDS 2013
The ABUJA RADIO AWARDS is an annual recognition awards aimed at identifying, encouraging and supporting indigenous grass root broadcast journalism in Abuja, FCT.
The Abuja Radio Awards intends to be a sort-after award celebration of the radio broadcast journalism. It is to identify radio broadcast stations and staffs for their undying conscious efforts towards public enlightenment and Nation building.
Armed operatives of the Department of State Security Service are currently at the Abuja residence of a former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Nasir El-Rufai, trying to force their way in to arrest the former minister, Mr. El-Rufai has told PREMIUM TIMES.
A gay Nigerian muslim by the name azeenarh ahs come out to tell her family, friends and loved ones she is gay. She has been a topic of discussion on Twitter and Facebook since yesterday that she wrote an article on her sexuality. I have said it before i do not accept Homosexuality but it still does not make it ok to kill , steal, lie .....they are all sin in the eyes of the maker. I had always suspected her to gay because she always dressed in a somewhat queer almost garish way. Read her write up
As a gay, Muslim, Nigerian living and working in Nigeria, coming out to anyone other than my family and closest friends was never on my to-do list. I was content to live my life in relative silence while others passed judgement on ‘the gays’ but allowing us to live in relative peace. Then came January 2014 and I realized coming out was no longer a choice, but a necessity. I started by changing my twitter handle and substituting the word happy for gay. I immediately felt empowered. Relieved of a burden. Visible. Alive.
Former Minister Of the FCT was invited to speak at the Transformed to Transform, T2T Nigeria, Conference and Career Fair, a leadership and empowerment initiative for the National Youth Service Corps members. He categorically said there would be violence if 2015 general elections are not free and fair. Apparently the powers that be didnt like what he said at the conference and accused him of inciting violence. They invited him to their office which he declined.
Your Child and Sex 21– CURIOSITY & I (5-8years)
Praise I want to lend my voice to this issue of child sexual abuse and to warn parents on the need for them to be observant because I am just trying to break out of what my uncle subjected me to. He was so fond of me that my parents never suspected anything as he would insist I came to his house for weekend and you must believe this I saw all kinds of things in his house.
Justin Bieber's Famous Mug Shot
Justin Bieber waved to the media as he was released from jail this afternoon. The 19-year-old singer had earlier appeared in court by video link after he was arrested for drunk driving and resisting arrest while allegedly drag racing in Miami early this morning. He looked emotionless and fidgeted as he heard his bail set at $2,500.