Wednesday, 1 July 2015

#SaveKanoNine: Nigerians React To The Death Sentence In Kano State

9 people have been sentenced to death in Kano state for blaspheming against the Prophet Muhammad and that has drawn a public outcry on social media.

The incident occurred in June, and last Thurday, an Upper Shari’a court sentenced them to death.
The Kano State Sharia Court of Appeal, in a statement, said the nine were found guilty under Sections 110 and 382b of the Sharia Penal Court law of 2000.

Reacting to the judgement, many took to Twitter to appeal for the sentence to be overturned.
The #SaveKanoNine hashtag began to trend, with many calling for higher-placed individuals and

Today Marks Britain's hottest day in NINE YEARS?

Today is the hottest day the UK has seen in nine years as temperatures rose to 34.5C.
The record-smashing temperature, taken in Northolt, west London, comes as the heat bested the 2013 temperature of 34.1 C, which was recorded at Heathrow in August.

We'll see if the UK can smash the 36.5C record held since August 2006 - or even the hottest ever recording of 38.5C in 2003, which was recorded in Kent.
At 8am this morning, the temperatures in Oxford had already risen past 25C, with the heat expected

Vice President Osinbajo Pictured At Dalori IDP camp in Maiduguri

This morning, the vice president made an unannounced visit to maiduguri and he's visiting the internally displaced persons' camp in Maiduguri.

WTH? 16 Yr Old Girl Dies After Witholding Poop For 2 Weeks

An autistic teenager with a phobia of using toilets died from a heart attack caused by constipation after going eight weeks without a bowel movement, an inquest heard today.

Emily Titterington, 16, of St Austell, Cornwall, would often withhold her stools for up to two months – and eventually her bowel grew so large it compressed her chest cavity and displaced other organs.
The inquest in Truro heard how her life could have been saved with appropriate treatment – but she had refused to be medically examined.

Home Office pathologist Dr Amanda Jeffery said her symptoms were in keeping with a condition

Man Gets Hard Knocks From Evil Spirits Every Time he Sleeps With His Wife

A middle-aged woman, Sophia Arapogun, has prayed an Agege customary court to dissolve her 11-year-old marriage because her husband, Patrick, abandoned her for two years.

Mrs Arapogun, who lives with her husband and his six children from his previous marriage, said he never asked her how she fed.

“My husband buys foodstuffs for his children and asks them to keep them in their room. He never asked what I needed at a particular moment and we lived together,” she said.

The petitioner said her husband came home at a time to sprinkle something that looked like blood all

Kim K Looking "Boobylicious" As She Covers Rolling Stone Magazine

Kim Kardashian-West is gracing the cover of the latest issue of "Rolling Stone" magazine, and the word which has been going round to describe the picture is "Boobylicious", a spin on the popular word "Bootylicious".
The reality star is seen rocking a sailor cap, red bra, and showing a lot of cleavage.

Governor Wike Plans To Borrow N100 Billion In 2 Months

Wow! Rivers State better have magical transformation oh.

APC is now alleging plans by the governor of Rivers State, Ezebunwo Nyesom Wike, to obtain loans of N100 billion from a number of banks in two months.

The party says that Wike plans to take the loans in little bits of N10 billion, N20 billion, N30 billion and N40 billion within the period.

APC, in a statement issued in Port Harcourt on Wednesday and signed by its Publicity Secretary in the state, Chris Finebone, read: “The All Progressives Congress, APC, Rivers State Chapter has uncovered a strategic plan by Governor Nyesom Wike to obtain loans totalling N100b in the few

Fayose congratulates Fani Kayode over his victory at a Lagos court today

Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti state took to his twitter handle to congratulate Femi Fani-Kayode over his victory at a Federal high court in Lagos today. See interesting tweets below...

Femi Fani-Kayode changes name to Femi Olukayode following his victory at the Federal High Court

Read the press statement below...
Ladies and gentlemen, I am delighted, humbled and relieved by this verdict. In the last seven years, I have been subjected to the most malicious, vicious, sinister, well-orchestrated, insidious and devastating form of political persecution and wickedness. 
 The whole process almost destroyed my life, my family, my reputation, my health and my career. I thank God for his goodness, his mercy and for the fact that today, the whole nightmare has finally come to an end.
Initially, I was accused of stealing N19.5bn of public funds when I was Minister of Aviation. It was thrown out by the courts. Then I was accused of stealing N6.5bn. It was thrown out by the courts.

Photos: Woman steals flat screen TV, puts it between her legs and walks away

A store in Lusaka, Zambia posted a CCTV footage of a woman effortlessly stealing a flat screen plasma TV from their store and placing it between her legs while a female accomplice looks out for her. She then walks away normally like nothing happened. See the video below...

PHOTOS: If you're sleeping with a woman that used to be a man, what does that make you?

This is popular transgender Shaun Brooks and her boyfriend Bless. Shaun used to be a man...but she's now living as a woman and it looks like she removed her eggplant and now has a Vagina ... does that make Bless straight? Or he's still a homosexual? Please share your thoughts. More pics below...

Photo of the day...

LMAO. See the look on that lady's face! Like, what the heck? But na wa sha...

TOO MUCH MONEY: Man spends N5million on drinks in a Lagos club (See receipt)

A popular South Africa-based Nigerian man called King Jide aka the Mayor of Capetown spent N5million on 30 Ace of Spades and 1 Dom Perignon at Cova lounge in Lagos last Sunday June 29th and one of his buddies shared the receipt on instagram. Ha! See a pic of the man below...

Court acquits Femi Fani-Kayode of money laundering charges

A federal High court sitting in Lagos today discharged and acquitted former Aviation Minister Femi Fani Kayode of money laundering charges leveled against him by the EFCC.

Delivering her judgement, the presiding judge, Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia,​ said the charges brought against Fani-Kayode was 'feeble' and EFCC failed to provide 'copious evidence' that linked him to money laundering.

Fani-Kayode's trial began in 2008 when he was accused of laundering about N100 million while he was minister of culture and tourism and later Aviation minister. The money was later reduced to

Buhari Changes Personal Security But leaves Nation Under Risk - by Perry Brimah

Article written by Dr Peregrino Brimah of Read below...
Nigeria’s president Muhammad Buhari takes his personal security seriously. After being sworn in, the president waited over a month before moving into his official Aso rock residence. The delay in relocation was attributed to suspicious security lapses, possible espionage and overall distrust of the department of state security, DSS headed by the service chief Ita Ekpeyong and NSA Sambo Dasuki.
Reliable reports have it that the DSS has been expelled from all sensitive positions in Aso rock.
It is understandable that where Buhari has a choice, he chose not to move into Aso rock because he

Photo: Acting INEC Chairman Mrs Amina Zakari assumes office

Mrs Amina Zakari who was appointed acting chairman of INEC by President Buhari yesterday June 30th is pictured above receiving notes from Ambassador Ahmad Wali who Professor Jega handed over to yesterday June 30th. She will stay in office until a new chairman is appointed!

Photo: Freeze shows off his N20m diamond-encrusted Cartier watch


Chris Brown shares cute pic with his daughter

She's such a cutie!

Suicide bombers attack hospital in Maiduguri

Two suicide bombers this morning attacked the Molai Leprosy/General Hospital in Maiduguri, Borno state. They only killed themselves and injured two others. Eyewitnesses say the first suicide bomber detonated his explosives as he tried to gain access into the hospital while the second one detonated his behind the hospital.

I Have Gotten A Lot Of My Confidence From Kanye - Kim Kardashian


Kim Kardashian  was at the prestigious San Francisco Commonwealth Club to talk about her famous family, her new book Selfie and the objectification of women in media.

Kim talked about Kanye and how most of her recent ventures which rake in big bucks were created by him.

On Kanye, she said:
"I love the way he creates, thinks, stands up for what he believes in whole-heartedly. He is such a good person."I have gotten a lot of my confidence from him, I used to care so much about what people thought of me. He has taught me to not care, he is such an

STILL STOMPING FOR CHIBOK GIRLS: BBOG group to march to Presidency on July 8th

Good idea!

President Buhari breaks Ramadan fast with Permanent Secretaries (PHOTOS)

President Buhari yesterday June 30th broke his Ramadan fast with some Permanent Secretaries at the presidential villa. Continue to see more photos below...