Just three days to the much talked about movie awards ceremony, Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards, Biola Alabi, the Managing Director of M-Net Africa has resigned. Biola reportedly resigned her appointment from the multinational cable/satellite content company few days ago for reasons yet unknown. While sources claim that she was forced to resign, others insist that she did so out of her own will. M-Net has named Wangi Mba-Uzoukwu as its first Regional Director, West Africa. She has already removed MNET from her bio on twitter. Gods speed to Biola as she moves on to greater and wonderful things. Amen.Daily Post
Several Islamist militants from the Boko Haram sect were killed in overnight gun battles as they returned to attack Mafa village in Borno according to eyewitnesses. The militants reportedly returned to the village to attack villagers when they met fierce resistance from the Nigerian army unit stationed in the area. Some villagers said the sect members came out in their hundreds to fight the army instead of retreating.
Syndik8 Records Artist Lynxxx posted a picture of him and fellow artist Ms Chidinma Ekile also knownas Ms Kedike on instagram with the caption "she dey make my heart go". We dont know if they are for real. He also said its no body's business. See his caption
Pope Francis has hinted that the Catholic Church could recognise gay civil unions and called for women to have a greater role in the church in an interview that marks his first year as pontiff. In a wide-ranging interview with Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera, Pope Francis reiterated that gay marriage could not be accepted by the Catholic Church.‘‘Marriage is between a man and a woman ’’he said.
Seven years and two children into their relationship, Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick are finally set to walk down the aisle. While the notoriously independent star has turned down her partner's proposals on a number of previous occasions, speculation is rife that Kourtney's finally come around to the idea, much to her baby daddy's happiness. According to Life&Style, the couple are reportedly eyeing up close friend Joe Francis' luxury five-star property in picturesque Punta Mita, Mexico - where they vacationed as a family in January - for their low-key destination nuptials. The couple are parents to Mason, four, and Penelope, 20 months. DM.
A gang of militant Muslims massacred 29 people (Read Here) at a Chinese railway station after they were unable to leave the country to wage holy war, it has been claimed. Chinese state media said militants from Xinjiang, home to a large Muslim Uighur minority, carried out the 'terrorist' attack last Saturday in the southwestern city of Kunming, killing at least 29 people and wounding about 140. Police shot dead four of the attackers and captured the other four.
According to a report done by the Sun Newspaper, the Chief of Army Staff,Lt General Kenneth Minimah has relocated to Maiduguri Borno state in order to deal effectively with Boko Haram menace and also in order to boast the morale of Soldiers who are growing dishearted with the constant threat from BH.
Some women in Lagos lead by Laila St Matthew Daniel and Lwayer and activist Joe Odumakin lead a group of women this morning to protest the killing of innocent children in the Boko Haram melee that has plagued the Nation especially with the abduction of 20 school girls from a secondary school in Borno State. The woman marched from LTV 8 to the Governors office, Alausa
Following last week's attack on the Federal Government College, Buni Yadi in Yobe State, the federal government has ordered the temporary closure of five unity schools in the North-east region. The affected colleges include -
Federal Government Girls College (FGGC), Munguno, Borno State;
Seems like alot of people are not happy with the self serving letter Sadiq Abacha wrote on the centenary awards while extolling the achievements of his father late Despot Sanni Abacha (Read Here) during his reign. Read Engineer Okechukwu Ofilili's Response, he really researched and broke it down for us all.
Yesterday, I read Sadiq Abacha’s letter to Wole Soyinka. My immediate gut reaction was to immediately mark down the article as one of many crazed and delusional Fani Femi Kayode articles that deserved no attention. But as I read that article I began to realize that it contained some interesting claims about Abacha that is rarely talked about in Anti-Abacha circles.
The actress put this up on her instagram account this morning......talk about self motivation. I guess shes tired of people bashing her because of her weight, that can do alot to ones confidence. I am glad she has chosen this part. Read here
I snapped dis photo of myself because I feel so good of wot I am.Sure I dnt av d perfect body but I can finally say wif 100% honesty dat I luv me.....itz been a difficult journey but....#iaminlovewithme my new found love affair with myself has motivated me to start eating right, working out, doing yoga nd staying positive.....
Less than a week after President Goodluck Jonathan honoured the late Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha, with an award for “his contributions to the nation,” the United States has ordered a freeze on $458m in assets stolen by the former dictator and his accomplices. The United States has frozen more than $458 million that former Nigerian leader Sani Abacha and his conspirators obtained through corruption and hid in bank accounts around the world.
Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher got engaged last week and were seen giggling and cosying up to each other at the Los Angeles Lakers Game in Los Angeles on Tuesday, as the 30-year-old actress flashed her alleged engagement ring. Awww how sweet. DM
A bogus bride was caught minutes before she could tie the knot with her fourth husband. Raquel Neto Furtado De Andrade had already married three Nigerians to help give them the right to stay in Britain. But her attempt to marry again for cash was foiled by suspicious staff at a register office.
A pregnant mother accused of deliberately driving herself and her children into the ocean in a murder-suicide attempt was interviewed by Florida police just hours before - but officers let her return to her young family.
The unidentified woman's family called Daytona Beach Police to report her acting strangely just hours before the incident. Witnesses report hearing the children - two girls and a boy, aged three, nine and 10 - screaming that their mother was trying to kill them.
Ever since Professor Wole Soyinka rejected the National honour Nigerian Goverment was going to bestow on him because the Goverment also honoured the Late Dictator General Sanni Abacha..nThe children of the late Dictor have verbally attacked Professor Wole Soyinka via social media. 1st Sadiq Abacha wrote an open letter to the Professor (Read Here) now his daughter Gumsu Abacha shared her feelings on Professor Wole Soyinka's works on her Facebook page.
A 42-year-old father, Pedro Anegbe, has told an Ebute Meta Magistrate’s Court that a spirit asked him to rape his 15-year-old daughter to get a job. He said the voice ordred him to rape the girl shortly after he lost his job and was idle at home. Anegbe was arraigned on two counts for defiling his 15-year-old daughter (name withheld) at their home on Ifelodun Street, Fatolu Ipaja, Lagos State. “The defendant is the biological father of the girl. She told us her father had sexually harassed her.
Nobel Laureate Professor Wole Soyinka and Ghanaian Author, Playwright, Poet and Academician Professor Ama Ata Aidoo. They were both present at he Etisalat Prize for literature. If by now you have not gotten the greatness part then i cant help you.
Meet Damario Brown also known as FamoussAss2pac is currently trying out for the new Tupac movie directed by Antione Fiquas (from Training Day). He’s blown away the public with his identical look to rapper Tupac Shakur, & has been getting a lot of attention & buzz on major sites as Twitter, Facebook etc. Another picture of him after the cut