Friday, June 3, 2016

Samson Siasia adds Victor Moses and Troost-Ekong to Provisional Olympics squad

Head coach of Nigeria’s U-23 team, Samson Siasia, has added Chelsea winger, Victor Moses and Norway-based defender, William Troost-Ekong, to his provisional list of players for the 2016 Olympics to take place in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil.
It was originally thought that Super Eagles captain John Mikel Obi, Watford’s Odion Ighalo and Ahmed Musa of CSKA Moscow were the three over aged players Siasia will pick for the tournament in Rio, but Siasia has broadened his selection with the invitation of Moses and Troost-Ekong.

Nigerian Hollywood actor, Hakeem Kae-Kazim and his wife holiday in Capetown (Photos)

Hakeem and his wife Bronwyn are presently holidaying in Cape town, South Africa. Hakeem and his wife have been together for 18 years and have three children. He shared these photos on his IG page and wrote:
"Date night, at last lol! with my beautiful wife #nokidstonightyay#loveofmylife❤️ #beautifulBronwyn#Kazimfamily #husbandandwife#datenight #18yearstogether#stillfeelslikethefirstdate #soulmate#Charango #CapeTown #SouthAfrica 😍"

Niger Delta militants threaten to blow up any helicopter or plane that flies in the region, ask military to vacate the region within 48 hours

The Joint Revolutionary Council (JRC), which claims to be the highest organ of all the freedom fighting body, has released a statement asking the Nigerian Army to vacate the region or face full blown war. The military are in the region in search of members of the Niger Delta Avengers militants responsible for the various attacks on oil installations in recent times. The Joint Revolutionary Council (JRC) in its statement vowed to attack any helicopter or plane that flies in the region. The group in the statement also say they may attack the Commissioner of Information in Bayelsa state, Jonathan Obuebite, if he continues to make derogatory comments about the group. Read the full statement from the group below. 

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Photos: Wizkid acquires new mansion in LA.

Baba Nla doing big things. African superstar wizkid just shared these photos of his newly acquired mansion in Los Angeles and we cant help but get excited for him. How cool? See more photos after the page break.

Kerry Washington & Nnamdi Asomugha having marital problems?

No matter how much people try, actress Kerry Washington will never acknowledge her marriage rumours. Practically since she secretly Nnamdi Asomugha, there have been rumours that they are headed for divorce. The rumours reared their head again this week but don't hold your breath waiting for Kerry to confirm or deny...

Photos: Footballer Francesco Totti and wife welcome baby daughter

Italian football legend Francesco Totti welcomed a third child, a baby girl, with his wife Ilary. The couple was pictured in high spirits after leaving the hospital 'Matre Dei' on Monday afternoon. Totti has been at Roma all his career, scoring 300 goals in 751 appearances since his first-team debut in 1993. More photos after the cut...

Peter Okoye performing as a solo artist in Dubai on April 7th

Looks like Peter Okoye is really determined to go his own way in the music business. He will be performing as a solo artist, Mr. P, in Dubai on Thursday April 7th at Kiza Difc. He also shared photos showing him wearing face caps with his new stage name, Mr. P.

Photos: Olu of Warri visits Edo state governor, Adams Oshiomole

Olu of Warri, Prince Godfrey Ikenwoli, Emiko Ogiame Ikenwole 1, paid a courtesy visit to the Edo state governor, Adams Oshiomole, at the Edo state government house today March 15th. Continue to see more photos...

Floyd Mayweather enjoys night out with 19 year old rumoured love interest

39 year old retired multi-millionaire boxer Floyd Mayweather and his 19 year old love interest from Dudley, Rmarni Eliss were seen during the weekend leaving a plush Miami night club arm in arm.

The girl who alongside her sister, was whisked from her £6.50-an-hour job to come to America and holiday with Mayweather has been posting pictures of the pair having a great time.

Rita Dominic gets a reply from Lady Gaga after she praised her for her role in The American Horror Story

Rita Dominic and Lady Gaga had their mutual fans and Nigeria twitter thrilled when she replied to a tweet from Rita Dominic. While we  are not sure if  she truly knows who Rita is which would be sure amazing, the Gaga Lady took out time from her busy schedule and thousands of tweet to reply an equally busy Rita Dominic.

Karruche Tran, Kylie Jenner cooks together on her show

Karrueche Tran and Kylie Jenner are making an appearance together that has many people wondering if they were ever close. The reality star and the model turned actress came together to make some Guacomole. 

Bonang Matheba and Toke Makinwa take a selfie

Two cuties, one camera and the result is beautiful. Top rated African media personalities Toke Makinwa and Bonang Matheba took a photo together when they met recently in South Africa and it is nothing short of what you would expect from these two. I think they look great.

Michelle Obama is Absolutely Stunning for The Verge Magazine

MICHELLE OBAMA THE VERGE 4First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama, talks to The Verge about social media and how she’s mastered it.
While speaking on her and her husband- President Barak Obama‘s approach towards digital communication in today’s culture, she said:

Pope Fancis to declare Mother Theresa a Saint on September 4th

Pope Francis will on September 4th this year declare Mother Teresa of Kolkata a Saint. Mother Theresa who is affectionately known as the "saint of the gutter" for her unconditional ‎love ‎for the poor, abandoned and marginalized, was beatified in 2003 by Pope John Paul II after being attributed to a first miracle, answering an Indian woman's prayers to cure her brain tumor, according to the Vatican.

Gov. Ambode inspects site of collapsed Lekki Gardens building (photos)

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode; Commissioner for Works & Infrastructure, Engr. Ganiyu Johnson; Special Adviser, Urban Development, Mrs. Yetunde Onabolu; during the Governor’s inspection of the site of the collapsed building in Lekki Gardens at Ikusenla Road, Ikate Elegushi, Lagos, on Tuesday, March 15, 2016. More photos after the cut...

Blogger jailed for 3 years with hard labour for saying that 30% of Egyptian women cheats on their husbands

An Egyptian blogger has been sentenced to three years in prison with hard labour for claiming on national television that 30% of wives would cheat on their husbands if they had the chance, reports Mailonline. The blogger, Taymour el-Sobki was charged for ‘spreading false news’. The court in Egypt claims that el-Sobki’s comments could "harm public peace and damage the public interest."

Inspired fan pens heartfelt Instagram post to Cynthia Morgan

How nice!

Suspected female kidnapper apprehended in Lagos, stripped almost naked (photos)

According to Facebok user, Ojagbule Smuel, this suspected female kidnapper was apprehended at the Dopemu area of Lagos state today March 15th. She was caught while allegedly trying to kidnap a child. The residents of the area beat her mercilessly before she was handed over to the police. See more photos after the cut...

Skales shares inspiring Instagram post

Be inspired!

“Opposing you is no longer a political decision. It is a moral one.” Humans of New York Founder to Donald Trump

HICKORY, NC - MARCH 14: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump addresses the crowd during a campaign rally at Lenoir-Rhyne University March 14, 2016 in Hickory, North Carolina. The North Carolina Republican primary will be held March 15. (Photo by Sean Rayford/Getty Images)
HICKORY, NC – MARCH 14: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump addresses the crowd during a campaign rally at Lenoir-Rhyne University March 14, 2016 in Hickory, North Carolina. The North Carolina Republican primary will be held March 15. (Photo by Sean Rayford/Getty Images)
The founder of the immensely popular Facebook page Humans of New York photojournalist Brandon Stanton penned this Open Letter to Donald Trump yesterday.
An Open Letter to Donald Trump: