Saturday, 9 July 2016

PHOTO: Reese Witherspoon and her look-alike daughter


The resemblance between the 40 year old actress and her 16 year old look-alike daughter is amazing. Beautiful!

'I want people to follow my good example' - 2face Idibia


In an interview with CNBC Africa, music legend Tuface Idibia talked about how he is growing as an individual and as a singer. He also talked about how he has inspired a lot of people through his music. He said a lot of people have come to him to say that they achieved success by following his example.
He said:

“I have heard people say that I have mentored them, I would like to say that I am just doing my own thing and I am trying to grow and if you see the positive ways that I am

Dele Momodu: "I Don't Care If All Buhari's Appointments Come From Daura"


Readers in the back page of today's THISDAY NEWSPAPER have called out Dele Momodu for saying that it is okay for all president Buhari's appointment to come from Daura.
Please Read on below:

HOW THEY MISLEAD OUR LEADERS

Fellow Nigerians, let me start by apologising for my absence on this page last week. I could not believe the torrents of comments on social media and the number of calls from friends and well-wishers from far and near enquiring about my welfare. Everyone was concerned because they know how much dedication and discipline goes into writing a weekly column. Even I sometimes

Ebonyi state House of Assembly member says she will be selling the new Prado SUV received from the state governor

 
Maria Ude Nwachi, a Legislator in the Ebonyi State House of Assembly, was one of the beneficiaries of the Prado SUVs given out by the Governor to members of Ebonyi House of Assembly. However, Marie noted that although the car is their official entitlement, as done in all states, she plans on selling the car and using the money generated to grant loans, aid those in need of small funds to start a business, invest in her on-going projects for her people and then take a little (200k) for her personal use. How wonderful of her! Read what she wrote below...

Photos: Orji Uzor Kalu pays a courtesy visit to IBB & Abdulsalami Abubakar

 
Former Abia State Governor Orji Uzor Kalu on Friday visited former military Presidents, Gen. Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida and Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar in their residences to mark the Sallah Holidays. He also met former first lady, Justice Fati Lami Abubakar at the residence of General Abdulsalam. See more photos below...

Nigeria's first Minister of Petroleum, Shettima Ali Munguno, dies at 95


The first Minister of Petroleum in Nigeria, Shettima Ali Monguno, has died. The elder statesman who was Minister of Mines and Petroleum in the first republic, died at his home in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital yesterday July 8th at the age of 95.

Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima announced Munguno's demise in a statement by the Secretary to the State Government, Jidda Shuwa. The statement reads;

“It is with a deep sense of loss and profound sadness that we announce, on behalf of His Excellency the Executive Governor of Borno State and the Borno State Government, the

Wales return home to hero's welcome after EURO 2016 exploits (PHOTOS)


The Welsh national side may have been eliminated at the semi final stage by Portugal but their fans turned out in their numbers to welcome their heroes after an impressive showing at EURO 2016.
More than 100000 supporters lined the streets of the capital, Cardiff to cheer the team as it made its way to the Cardiff City stadium in an open-top bus parade. Fans were packed into the stadium for the national welcome party.

Wales were the surprise performers of Euro 2016 and made history by reaching a semi-final of a major tournament for the first time ever. More photos below...

Serena Williams beats Angelique Kerber to claim 7th Wimbledon title


Tennis Champion Serena Williams finally clinched a record 22nd grand slam singles title in the Wimbledon final today. The world number one is now tied with Steffi Graf at the top of the open era women's champions list and just two short of Margaret Court's all-time record of 24 titles. Beyonce and Jay Z, Natalie Portman, singer Alesha Dixon and others were present to watch the Wimbledon ladies final. See more photos below...

Photos from actor, Seun Akindele's wedding


Actor Seun Akindele's wedding to his fiancee, Toun, took place in Lagos today July 8th. Congrats to him and his wife.

Awesome pre-wedding photos of couple dressed as Egyptians

People are taking pre-wedding photoshoots to another level! See what this couple did out of their quest for creativity. You like? Before you make up your mind, see another photo below...

Jealous man breaks woman's head in Makurdi 'cos she drives a car and he doesn't (Graphic Photo)


This happened in Makurdi yesterday. According to the victim, she was in her car laughing when a Tiv man on a motorcycle got angry and unleashed violence on her threatening to kill her and show her Makurdi is his town.

Nigerian lady with huge boobs causes commotion on Instagram (PHOTOS)


Oluchi pictured above is a young Nigerian lady who enjoys sharing new photos of herself on Instagram. Unfortunately, ALL the time she shares these pics, guys go gaga and start drooling all over her page.


See the recent tragedy that happened yesterday on Instagram after the beautifully endowed lady shared this pic. Someone actually asked - "Does those breast grows everyday?" lol. See more photos and reactions below...

America on the Edge: Protesters March In Cities Across The U.S. In Opposition To Police Violence

Protesters face off with Baton Rouge police in riot gear across the street from the police department on July 8, 2016 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Thousands took to the streets of U.S. cities on Friday to denounce the fatal shooting by police of two black men this week, marching the day after a gunman killed five police officers watching over a similar demonstration in Dallas.
Protesters clogged roadways in New York City, Atlanta and Philadelphia, and events in San Francisco and Phoenix also drew large crowds.
Six people were injured and three were arrested in Phoenix. where police in riot gear used pepper

Saudi Interior Ministry names Madinah, Qatif suicide bombers (PHOTOS)


Saudi Arabia said a suicide bomber who attacked the Prophet's Mosque in the city of Madinah on Monday was a 26-year-old Saudi citizen with a history of drug abuse. The ministry said 26-year-old Nayer Musallam Hammad Al Nijeidi Al Bluwi, a Saudi, carried out Monday's attack, adding that he had a history of drug abuse, the state news agency SPA quoted an interior ministry spokesman as

Concern over rising cases of theft of selected human parts at cemetaries in Kwara State


Cemeteries in Kwara State are now being regularly violated by robbers and scavengers targeting bodies in graves for mutilation and theft of choice parts, The Guardian Nigeria reports.
According to the report, digging up fresh graves in Ilorin, Kwara State has become a daily occurence. The criminals mostly go for selected body parts such as genitalia, skulls, heart, liver and whatever else they may fancy in the decomposing body.
Sources told The Guardian, Muslim cemeteries at Oseere and public cemeteries at Oke-Oyi, a sleepy settlement adjoining Ilorin from the east, are the worst hit.

"We took the remains of a brother to the cemetery early this month and laid him to rest

David Oyelowo launches scholarship with support from Oprah Winfrey to educate victimised Nigerian girls


British-Nigerian actor David Oyelowo encouraged the creation of a scholarship to aid girls who have been terrorized and disadvantaged by gender inequality in Nigeria.
The GEANCO Foundation has announced the first ever David Oyelowo Leadership Scholarship for Girls to help victimized young girls get an education. Many Nigerian girls are raped, kidnapped and if they make it back home, shunned by their families.
"We cannot stand idly by while thousands of innocent girls remain under serious threat," Oyelowo in a press release. "With our help, these bright and resilient girls can blossom into Nigeria’s most inspiring leaders in government, education, business, entertainment,

Chinese couple aged 103 and 102 are still going strong despite 96 years together

 
A Chinese man, Wei Qishou, 102, and his wife, Wei Basao, have been together since they were kids.
Wei went to live with her husband's family when she was orphaned aged six and he was just five and the couple have been together ever since.

 Basao remembers her wedding to Wei Qishou when they were teenagers. She said: 'In the evening, we had dinner with all the family elders and we were married.'
Pictures circulating on Chinese media show the happy couple taking a stroll, holding hands and

Lamar Odom Files His Response To Khloe Kardashian's Divorce Petition


The former basketball player, 36, 'filed his response to her divorce petition,' listing December 13, 2013 as the date of separation, according to TMZ Sports.

Khloe, 32, also listed the same separation date when she filed for divorce for the second time in May, citing irreconcilable differences.

While TMZ reports that both stars have agreed to pay for their own attorneys, according to E! News, Lamar has requested that Khloe pay for his attorney fees, TMZ says.The ex-couple have a prenuptial

I Would Rather Invest My Time In Working Than Replying Kcee - Presh


Formal Defunct ground Kcee and Presh used to be best pals until they separated, recently Kcee said he thinks Presh was not happy with is success. In a chat with Saturday Beats, Presh has opened up on what he thinks about Kcee's allegations.

“There is no time to even check the time let alone having time to check on somebody’s success. Haba! Come on! That was basically why I didn’t reply when I saw what he said. I just took it as one of those things. It is not important. It is his life; I had to keep my cool.

“I wonder why Kcee should say that. I have never said I am not happy with his career. But I would

Fans Slam Iggy Azalea As Rapper Stays Silent Amid Racial Tension


The rapper has been criticised on social media by fans. The criticism comes amid racial tensions in the US following the shooting to death of two African-American men by police officers. Unfortunately, it also comes a year after American rapper, Azealia Banks, accused her of not caring about 'black issues.'

'@IggyAzalea you love black men & black culture, but can you stand up for black lives? Tweet #BlackLivesMatter!,' one fan tweeted.

'Where is Justin Beiber? Post Malone? Iggy Azalea?Or any of these other culture vultures that benefit

16-Year Old Girl Found Dead After Being Bullied On Social Media


Britney Mazzoncini, 16, was found dead after suffering a torrent of vile online bullying. She took to social media to tell of her torment in the days leading up to her death.

She was rushed to hospital in the early hours of Thursday from her home in Glasgow but could not be saved.

Britney was subjected to online bullying and stopped using Facebook days before she died, reports the Daily Record.

Last Friday, Britney posted a message on Facebook saying: “Starting to get sick of wee lassies calling

NDLEA Plans To Abduct Me, Kashamu Speaks Out


The Senator representing Ogun East Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Prince Buruji Kashamu, has revealed a plot by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) to abduct him as well as plans by some individuals to assassinate him.

In a statement issued yesterday in Lagos, Kashamu alleged that the plot to abduct him was being coordinated by the NDLEA and some powerful individuals in the agency.

“I do not know what I have done to them that they want to do as if Nigeria is a Banana Republic. If

EFCC Secures Court Order To Detain Omisore


The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has secured a warrant from a court to detain Otunba Iyiola Omoisore, a former Deputy Governor of Osun State, in connection with the ongoing investigation of N1.310billion illegally allocated to him and three companies by the Office of the National Security Adviser(ONSA), reports say.

So Omisore might be spending a long time at the EFCC custody.

30-Year Old Nigerian Lady Arraigned For Slapping Chinese Woman At Shoprite

 
The Police at the Ilasan Division, Lekki, Lagos, Western Nigeria have arrested a Nigerian businesswoman, Onaivo Salihu, 30 for allegedly slapping a Chinese woman, Anugwon Chenshien Xu on her face during an argument over a minor accident at Shoprite Plaza, Lekki, Lagos.

After investigation, Salihu was arraigned before an Igbosere Magistrates’ Court, Lagos on a count charge of felony to with, unlawful assault and slapping.

The Police alleged that the defendant was arrested and arraigned in court following a complaint by

Wife Of Slain Dallas Cop Posts Tribute To Him


Kristy Villasenor, 33, a mother-of two who had two-year-old daughter Lyncoln with cop and Navy veteran Patrick Zamarripa, honored the man she nicknamed 'my lobster'.

She wrote: 'This is something I never thought could ever happen to us. We were not done spending our lives together. Because of this disgusting display of hate, my daughter will not have her daddy to walk her down the aisle and my son will not have his "best buddy" to play football and baseball with.

NSCDC Arrests Three Men With Human Head In Niger


The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) on Saturday paraded three suspects caught with a human head in Niger.
The Commandant of NSCDC in the state, Mr. Philip Ayuba, told journalists in Minna that the suspects were arrested in Mokwa local government area of the state.
He said the suspects aged 34, 35 and 24 hail from Ekpa village in Mokwa.
“I invited you here to see three suspects that we arrested for being in possession of a human head.
“After we arrested them, they confessed to us that they own the human head,” the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) quoted the NSCDC commandant as saying to journalists.
Ayuba said the suspects were arrested on Thursday while negotiating the sale of the head in Mokwa.

Teacher Admits Having Sex With Two Schoolboy Brothers As 'Birthday Present' For Them


A teaching assistant has pleaded guilty to having sex with two schoolboy brothers in the driveway of their home.
Chelsea Lorson seduced the teenagers for her own sexual satisfaction and as a "birthday present" to one of the boys, a court was told.
The 25-year-old reportedly tempted one brother into having sex with her and then his younger sibling.
Lorson, from Pennsylvania, US, pleaded guilty to charges of statutory sexual assault and institutional sexual assault in Union County court on Friday, July 8.
PennLive reported the judge ordered she submit to an assessment to determine if she is a sexually

Banky W writes open letter to all single people as he debuts his new music, GidiLove


If I got a million naira every time I am asked when I will marry, I'd be a billionaire but thankfully, I am not the only person in this situation. Many other single folks, even the men, are being hounded everyday to get married...by fire, by force:-). Banky wrote a funny piece to introduce a hot new song he just released titled 'Gidi Love', addressing this. Read his write up & listen to the song after the cut

My fellow Bachelors & Bachelorette
For too long we have been teased, harassed and tormented by Society with "When will you marry"

The Game and Snoop Dogg Lead Peaceful March to LAPD Headquarters


In the wake of police brutality, rappers and Los Angeles-area natives Snoop Dogg and The Game led a peaceful unity march of more than 100 people to the headquarters of Los Angeles on Friday morning, July 8, urging improved relations between police and minority communities. The Game shared a photo of him and Snoop Dogg wearing a white tee with an inscription "H.U.N.T." written on it which stands for "Hunt Us Not Today" and "Hate Us Not Today". He then called on people to join the march:

Would you rock Toyin Lawani's denim Agbada outfit?


Never seen anything like it before! Ladies, Would you wear this?

Deregulation: Petrol Consumption Falls By 30%, Says FG


The deregulation of the downstream oil sector and the increase in the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit from N86.5 per litre to N145 have led to the reduction in the consumption of the product by 30 per cent across the country, the Federal Government has said.

This is coming as the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, formally handed over the position of Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation to Dr. Maikanti Baru, at the corporation’s headquarters in Abuja on Friday.
President Muhammadu Buhari had on Monday approved the appointment of Baru as the new GMD

"Sex On The First Date Led To This For Me" - Recently Married Woman Reveals (PHOTO)

 
This lady may not agree with those who say that women who have sex on their first date are not taken serious by men who want a long term relationship or marriage. Mrs Fagan who recently got married to her man (whom she probably had sex with on the first date) -took to her twitter handle to briefly address the issue as she threw subtle shades at those with opposing views. See below;

75mw Solar Power Project To Be Ready In 2017


IF things go according to plans, Nigeria’s 75 mega watts power project valued at $146 million will be commissioned next year.

This is part of the Solar Power Purchase Agreement, PPA signed by the Federal Government and Pan Africa Solar, recently at the office of the Nigeria Bulk Energy Trader, NBET.

The 75MW solar photovoltaic power project located in Katsina State, expected to be commissioned in 2017, will sell power for a tariff of 11.5 US cents per kWh.

Speaking at the ground breaking ceremony, the Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo (SAN), who was represented by Mrs. Lolade Abiola of the Sector Lead Solar and Access Advisory power Team,

Niger Delta Avengers are not freedom fighters - VP Oinbajo


Vice President Yemi Osinbajo today said members of the militant group, Niger Delta Avengers, are not freedom fighters but people who are fighting for their own financial interest. Osinbajo said this while delivering the Second Foundation Lecture of Elizade University, Ilaro Ondo state today July 8
“The NDA are not freedom fighters but people fighting for their private pockets. The people are not fighting for the development of the region. They are economic warriors fighting for their private pockets. They are not working for the interest of the region. They had been creating more problems in the region by their activities. They had been

Kim Kardashian's emotional message on Black Lives Matter: "I want my children to grow up knowing that their lives matter"


Kim Kardashian is finally speaking out on the recent killing of Alton Sterling and Philando Castle by the police. In an essay posted to her website and app titled "#BlackLivesMatter," the mother of two spoke on wanting her son and daughter to grow up knowing their lives matter as black individuals.

"This week we watched Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, two innocent black men, get senselessly murdered by police officers. Like a lot of you guys, I watched the videos, and was appalled and completely heartbroken. I was left speechless, angry and numb.
I want my children to grow up knowing that their lives matter. I do not ever want to have

WTF? A smiling policeman poses with a man smoking weed


A mobile policeman pictured smiling next to a guy smoking weed...publicly! Is smoking weed now legal in Nigeria?

Peter Okoye dissociates himself from a P-Square show, threatens to sue his brother, Jude


Peter Okoye of P-Square, who has left the group and gone solo, shared the flier above & called out his brother and former manager, Jude, for promoting a P-Square show instead of Rudeboy. He wrote;

"Disclaimer: This goes out to all my Fans in Congo Specifically and the entire world in General. My attention has been drawn to a much publicised show holding today 8th July, 2016(VIP SHOW) and tomorrow 9th July, 2016,(in Goma) and on the 17th of August in Kinshasa wherein the name Psquare was used maliciously and mischievously to garner

"From okada, taxi, and rickety cars to Jets!" Yemi Alade flies in a private jet


Talk about an upgrade! Singer Yemi Alade shared a photo of herself relaxing in a private jet on a trip to Togo for an event. She captioned the photo: "From okada to taxi to rickety cars to porshe rides to Jets .! But still, The greatest wealth you can acquire is knowledge. #Readup"

Woman returns money mistakenly transfered into her bank account (PHOTO)


The woman pictured here Aderonle Ibiam returned the money that was mistakenly transferred to her bank account. According to a Facebook user, Afikpo Omoloma, she decided to send some money, via online to Aderonke but mistakenly pressed more zeros than she had intended...

"Then feeling good I said let me surprise other people and send something small to them, my people, it tells me insufficient balance. I shout, I look at my last transaction I shout more...Mind you I DO NOT KNOW THIS WOMAN I made this expensive mistake on. Jesus hahahahahaha. I just inboxed her. No reply yet. Na only God will help me if she

Dallas police used bomb robot to kill sniper Micah Xavier Johnson


Dallas police used an explosive device attached to a robot to kill Micah Xavier Johnson, who was a  suspect in the coordinated sniper attack that killed five officers on Thursday night/early Friday morning, in what experts say is a first for U.S. law enforcement.

In a press conference Police Chief David Brown explained that after long hours of trying to negotiate with the suspect, the robot was deployed on the second floor of El Centro College in downtown Dallas early Friday morning.

“We cornered one suspect and we tried to negotiate for several hours - negotiations broke

Adeniyi Johnson denies trying to reconcile with estranged wife, Toyin Aimakhu


In an interview with Saturday Beats, Toyin Aimakhu's estranged husband Adeniyi Johnson denied the rumours that he has been calling Toyin to reconcile and give their marriage another chance.
He said:

“This is a blatant lie! In fact, the reverse is even the case. I can’t even remember the last time I spoke to her; it probably was sometime last year. I have never called her since this controversy started. But she has been the one calling me. I have a lot of evidence to

Dangerous ride! Man seen carrying 6 children and another man on a bike in Kano


According to journalist, Jaafar Jaafar, these photos were sent to him by a citizen reporter. The photos were taken yesterday, July 8, along Hadejia Road/Ahmadu Bello Way, Kano. See more photos below:

Widow and her children (who were living in an uncompleted building) get 2-bedroom furnished bungalow from Imo State First Lady


Wife of Imo State Governor, Mrs Nneoma Okorocha, handed over the keys to a fully furnished bungalow to a widow who has been living in an uncompleted building with her children. What the photographer who shared the photo, Michael Omoboriowo wrote below...

"The story of this widow Mrs Perpetua Ogbonna who for a longtime had forgotten what Smiling feels like is synonymous with that in the Bible which reads thus "When the LORD turned again the captivity of Zion, we were like them that dream" For before this

EFCC is manufacturing fake evidences against me, says Obanikoro


The former Minister of State for Defense, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro has revealed another plot and desperate attempt by the operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to nail him in the ongoing investigation of arms deal linked to the embattled Office of the National Security Adviser, Colonel Sambo Dasuki by making use of blanked signed letter headed paper found in his 0house to forge acknowledgement reciepts.
In a statement released on Friday by his Media Aide, Mr Jonathan Eze, the former Minister expressed disappointment that the anti graft agency has ignominously graduated from political persecution into manufacturing evidences against his person in other to drag his name in the mud, proving us right

Mercy Aigbe and daughter step out in matching outfit


Nice emojis on the shirts.