Friday, 27 November 2015

Adorable photo of Mikel Obi's twin girls

Mikel welcomed the girls with his girlfriend, Olga Diyachenko in September.
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Photo: Commonwealth gets a new Secretary-General

Baroness Patricia Janet Scotland has been announced as the new Secretary General of the Commonwealth group of Nations. She was announced the new Sec-Gen this afternoon at the Commonwealth Heads Of Government Meeting holding in Malta. She will be the first woman to hold the office. Congrats to her.
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Atiku Abubakar pictured with his grand children

Doting granddad!
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Photos: ISIS militant who transported the Beirut suicide bombers killed

ISIS militant Abdul Salam Al-Handawi arranged and drove from Raqqa, the two suicide bombers who carried out suicide attack in beirut, Lebanon, on Thursday, November 12. Al-Handawi was killed on Thursday in Homs countryside. At least 43 people were killed and around 200 injured in the twin suicide bomb attack. His corpse after the cut...

The explosions claimed by the Islamic State tore through crowds on a busy street in the neighbourhood of Bourj el-Barajneh, close to Beirut's airport.

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Photos: Pope Francis arrives Uganda

The Pope arrived Uganda few minutes ago to a rousing welcome from excited Ugandans and President Kaguta Museveni. He was welcomed with flowers by 6-year-old Anne Jasmine Bamwine. He is expected to hold his first mass at Munyonyo Martyrs Shrine later today...more pics after the cut

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Suicide bomber attacks Muslim procession in Kano

A male suicide bomber blew himself up while hiding in a Shia Muslim procession at Dakasoye village in Kano this afternoon. Casualty figure is yet unknown.
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John Mikel Obi names his best Chelsea players of all time

The Nigerian midfielder, in an interview with, listed his ultimate 11 aside team and made some surprising inclusions. See the list below...
Goalkeeper : Petr Cech
Defenders: Paulo Ferreria, John Terry, Ricardo Cavarlho, Asher Cole.
Midfielders: Michael Essien, Frank Lampard,Willian
Attackers: Joe Cole, Eden Hazard, Didier Drogba..
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Ebube Nwagbo comes for Fan who accused her of rejecting a selfie request

So yesterday actress Ebube Nwagbo shared this throwback photo of herself with footballer Lionel Messi. One of her followers who claimed to be a fan accused her of rejecting his selfie request when he met her sometime back but she was able to get one with Messi because he is friendly with his fans. Ebube didn't like the comment called the fan out. See that after the cut...

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Photo; Fatal Accident At Iyana Oworo Area In Lagos

This accident occurred at Iyana Oworo towards the popular Third mainland bridge in Lagos few hours ago. The cause of the accident was not revealed and according to online reports, no one died in the crash, only injuries were sustained.
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Photos; Burundi Presidential Adviser Survives Assassination Attempt, Assailants Arrested

An adviser to Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza has survived an ambush as he was leaving his home in Kajaga, in the west of the capital, Bujumbura, police say. Zenon Ndaruvukanye was unhurt but his bodyguard, a police officer, died instantly from gunshot wounds.

The assailants fled in a Toyota truck and were intercepted by the police some miles away. They abandoned the vehicle and fled to a nearby market, where two of them were arrested but a third one managed to escape. The Toyota truck contained weapons including AK47s and hand grenades.

Later, police were taken to a house in a suburb of Bujumbura where they discovered more weapons - and released these pictures of what they found:
source; BBC
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Photos: Pope Francis departs Kenya, heads to Uganda

Pope Francis departed Kenya this afternoon after his three day visit and was seen off to the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport by Kenya's president Uhuru Kenyatta, his wife and other government functionaries. He now heads to Uganda...more photos after the cut...

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Photos; Lagos State Government Gives N5M To Man Who Lost 4 Kids In Mudslide

On Thursday, the Commissioner for Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Relations, Mr Seye Oladejo, presented a N5m cheque to Mr Okeoseye Odiah, who lost his 4 children following a mudslide at 4:50am on Saturday, 7 November, 2015. See full story.

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North Korean Dictator Kim Jong-un Orderes Countrymen To Copy His 'Ambitious' Hair Style

North Korean dictator has ordered men in the country to copy his weird hair style limiting hair growth to a maximum length of 2cm. The only people spared from complying with the new "law" are actors... Anyone who breaks the law face having their hair cut short by authorities. Women are advised to copy his wife, Ri Sol-ju's bob.

Authorities are so keen to enforce the crackdown on long hair that, "University students monitors are walking around with scissors and cutting off the hair of offenders", the Chosun Ilbo reported.
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Historical Pix Of Late Oba Sijuwade Having A Chat With Cuban Revolution Leader Fidel Castro In 1987

The late Oòni of Ife Okunade Sijuwade pictured in a lighter mood with Fidel Castro -the former leader of the Cuban Revolution during the monarch's (Sijuwade) visit to Cuba in 1987.... The Cuban politician survived more than 600 CIA assassination plots to become the longest serving non-royal leader of the 20th Century.
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Photos; Kaduna State Wins Award For Its Performance In The 2015 Hajj

The Governor of Kaduna State Malam Nasir El-Rufai today received the 2015 Hajj Report by the Kaduna State Hajj Taskforce from the Chairman ‪Senator Sani Saleh‬. The governor also received an award of honour earned by Kaduna State for being the best organized state among the African Non-Arab countries that partook in the 2015 Hajj. Also, a Trophy of excellence won by Kaduna State contingent on 2015 Hajj was also presented to the Governor.

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Two Fraudsters Arrested In Ojota After Successfully Duping Their Victim

Two fraudsters, Jerry Etiobho (33) from Uromi, Edo State and Emeka Ogu (29) from Embize, Imo State, were arrested in Ojota after they had successful defrauded their victim, Lawan Muhammed.

Lawan who hails from Borno was accosted by the duo around Ojota area. They pretended to be seeking assistance. Etiobho, pretended to be an importer and convinced Lawan that his consignment containing laptop, desktop computers and office accessories were impounded by the Nigeria Customs. He said he had a lot of dollars on him and wanted Lawan to help him change one dollar while he collect Lawan's phone and ten thousand naira. Lawan agreed.

Lawan was on his way to change the dollar before he begin to doubt the duo and turned back to collect all they have taken from me and return their one dollar. It was at this point the duo took to their heels before they were arrested by the RRS.

Etiobho, who was a drop-out of Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, said he joined the business when he was defrauded and that he makes between fifty thousand naira (N50,000) to hundred thousand naira (N100,000). His accomplice, Emeka Ogu, said he has spent ten months in the business and most of his colleagues in the business have died mysteriously. They confessed to be operating in Ikeja Under Bridge, Allen, Opebi, Coca Cola, Ojota and Maryland areas.

The suspects have been charged to court.
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PHOTOS; Tiger Befriends Goat After Deciding Not To Eat It

The goat had been intended as the tiger's lunch, but now the pair have become some of the animal kingdom's most unlikely friends. Staff at a Russian safari park are 'stunned' at the goat's bravery and the Siberian tiger's readiness to make friends with his meal. See more pics below;

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Footballer Aaron Samuel shares adorable photos with his beautiful daughter

She is such a cutie! See another photo after the cut..

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Photos: Ambode commissions Helicopters, gun boats, Armoured Personel Carriers

In a bid to enhance security in the state, the Lagos state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode today commissioned some security apparatus worth N4. 765 billion. Among the items commissioned include 100 4-Door Salon Cars, 55 Ford Ranger Pick-Ups, 10 Toyota Land Cruiser Pick-Ups, 15 BMW Power Bikes/Cycles, 100 Power Bikes, Isuzu Trucks, 3 Helicopters , 2 Gun Boats

5 Armoured Personnel Carriers Revolving Lights, Siren and Public Address System, Vehicular Radio Communicators Security Gadgets, including Bullet Proof Vests, Helmets, Handcuffs, etc Uniforms, Kits, etc; and Improved Insurance and Death Benefit Schemes...

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