Saturday, 17 December 2016
The National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) on Friday lauded the Federal Government’s plans to lift foreign exchange restriction on 41 imported items.
Mr Stanley Ezenga, the National Publicity Secretary of the association, gave the commendation in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos.
NAN reports that the Federal Government had indicated its readiness to lift the forex ban it placed on some 41 items in 2015.
Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun, had in the 2017 Fiscal Policy Roadmap, said Federal Government
US Actor, Djimon Hounsou visits Maiduguri,days he's saddened by actions of the Nigerian military/Boko Haram
Hollywood actor, Djimon Hounsou has shared his experience after his visit to Borno state, Maiduguri.He said many women have lost their husbands not just to Boko Haram, but the Nigerian military .He wrote
While I was in #Maiduguri, in North East #Nigeria, I went to a nearby village called Jakana. Here I was reminded that Boko Haram isn't the only side in this conflict. I met a woman there whose husband was arrested by the military two years ago. She hasn't heard
A guy mistakenly transferred N200k (out of N210k balance in his account) to a wrong account number via mobile money transfer. After thinking of a way to stop the person from withdrawing the money, he came up with an idea of sending a text message to the person's phone number saying:
"Hello dark and worthy initiate, I hope you're OK. I believe you have received the money I sent to you. It's for your initiation into the eternal mystical order of glorious satanism in the Ogboni fraternity scheduled to take place tomorrow at 12 midnight.
That money is only for your transport. I'll send you more for shopping. There are riches
Billionaire oil mogul Alhaji Muhammadu Indimi will be celebrating the wedding of his son, Ahmed and daughter of President Buhari, Zahra today at his residence in Maiduguri.
One of the most popular money doubling schemes worldwide, Ultimate Cycler, on Friday, December 16, was finally relaunched.
Peter Wolfing, the UC founder, on Saturday, December 17, took to his Facebook account to announce to users that the site transfer had been completed.
He advised people not to be alarmed during this time as his team has been working around the clock and is happy they are in the final stages.
Wolfing also said UC has broken every record in the industry for new members and growth in a 30
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have announced how much the Super Falcons and officials were paid after receiving cash from the government.
A breakdown of the Super Falcons’ monies showed that each player got the sum of N5,494,500, less the sum of N600,000 that was earlier paid to each of the players at various times by the NFF.
The amount is at the rate of $17,900 (converted to Naira at the official rate of N305 to $1), plus the sum of N15,000 camp allowance and N20,000 transport allowance. All the monies were converted at
A 12-year-old boy is alleged to have attempted to explode a homemade bomb at a Christmas market in Germany. The device -- reported to be a nail bomb -- was reportedly destroyed by a police bomb squad after being found in the western German city of Ludwigshafen.
Prosecutors have reportedly said that the 12-year-old left a backpack containing bomb at the market but the device did not go off because the detonator apparently failed.
"I can confirm that we have started an investigation based on the discovery of a nail bomb in
Alan Ruschel, a survivor of the Chapcoense air disaster, has been discharged from hospital 18 days after the tragic crash which killed 19 of his team-mates.
The Brazilian left back was seen leaving the Unimed hospital in Chapeco on Friday to cheers and applause from a waiting crowd, stepping out of his wheelchair before jumping into a car to depart. Ruschel is one of just six survivors of the plane crash that killed 71 people in Colombia last month. See another picture below...
If you ain't an American you just might not be in the plans of President elect Donald J. Trump. The outspoken figure as made it clear, "my administration will follow two simple rules: buy American and hire American"
Not too much of good news for Nigerians, Africans and the world at large. No threats from Trump, it's only a reminder of his campaign promises, lol.
Unknown gunmen have killed at least 5 female workers of the Kandahar airport in Kandahar city earlier today, local officials have said.
The incident took place in the vicinity of the city as they were travelling towards the airport for their routine work.
According to reports, the female workers were performing security duties in the airport and belonged
The one time, Hollywood child star is shedding her innocent image for a more bold,Rihanna-like attitude..Another below...
The comedian made the disclosure in a chat with Saturday Beats. His words: “I stayed in Benin with my elder sister for a while and I was so much in love with the girl back then.
It was during the time when you would be talking to a girl that you like her but she would not give you any response. Then I would go back home and begin to play Westlife songs and when I was done, I would move to Plantainshun Boys.
I just finished secondary school during that period. Eventually, I had to come back to Lagos but that did not stop me from seeing her. I would wake up around 4am, leave Lagos for Benin and return that
President Muhammadu Buhari’s second daughter, Zahra, yesterday married an oil magnate, Ahmed Indimi, on Friday. A representative of the Indimi family has revealed the groom’s family paid 12 gold coins — valued at N250,000 — as bride price to the Buhari’s family.
According to Daily Trust, the Sarkin Fulanin Daura, Alhaji Yusuf Sani, gave out Zahra on behalf of
the Buhari family.
Meanwhile, Zahra took to her Instagram account on Friday to describe herself as a “proud Fulani
Photos were shared only by Facebook user, Prince Gwanishu Harrison:
Today I visited a prison in Delta State Nigeria. This is their condition. No medical facility, no drugs. They are dying. I was able to get a lawyer who has promised to defend them so they can leave prison and get quick medical attention.
On Friday he delivered a particularly colorful retelling of how election night progressed, mocking the media for predicting a win for Hillary Clinton.
As Trump, flanked by nearly 20 Christmas trees, went through the timeline of him winning several states early on in the night, the president-elect said the media were in a "state of panic."
Tekno whose real names are Augustine Miles Kelechi was born in Bauchi but hails from Ebonyi state.
His first musical influence was his father who used to play the guitar and make him take piano
|Abia CP, Adeleye Oyebade handing over rescued boy to his mother|
The suspect added that he handed the children over to his friend identified only as Uche, who in turn sold them to one Chioma Ohajimadu and Mrs. Comfort Ogbonnaya who reside at No. 69, Ososu
So Touching. RIP.
According to the Nollywood actor, his wife left him and their children and eloped with some unknown men in Abuja but the actress says she was in Abuja but strictly for her career. She said:
“Are you saying I shouldn’t do my work again because I am married? I am in Abuja and I came to work. I have a show here. In fact, I am in a meeting right now. I don’t have any
A former porn star has pleaded guilty to trying to smuggle cocaine worth £18million into Australia on a cruise ship. Canadian Isabelle Lagace, 28, and 23-year-old Melina Roberge were part of a seven-member drug cartel aboard the MS Sea Princess as it cruised from New York via Tahiti to Sydney carrying 95kg of cocaine,.
The women, from Quebec, had boarded the luxury cruise ship in Southampton in June.
They were an integral part of a “floating warehouse” of drugs, having stashed 29kg of it in a suitcase
The president, whose daughter, Zahra, got married yesterday, turned 74 today.
Former president, Goodluck Jonathan, Speaker of the House of Assembly, Yakubu Dogara, and former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar have all sent birthday messages to the president.
In a statement by his Media Adviser, Ikechukwu Eze, Jonathan said:
A Kenyan pastor on Wednesday afternoon, December 14th, stopped to help a pregnant woman deliver a baby in Keno area along Makuyu-Sagana highway in Murang’a County, after crews of a commercial bus popularly known as matatu threw her out after showing signs of labour. The pastor, David Mwangi Mburu of Christian Faith and Hope Ministry in Maragua, Murang’a County, embarked on helping the middle-aged woman give birth after women who had gathered around her were unable to facilitate the process.
The police has finally made an arrest following the fight between Kcee’s manager, Soso Soberekon and Harrysong’s manager, Desmond at Amaju Pinnicks birthday party few days back.
Soso Soberekon had travelled immediately after he and his boys beat up Harrysong’s manager but promised to report himself to the police. He fulfilled that wish as he was snapped writing a statement at the Ikoyi police station.
It is still uncertain if Soso Soberekon was detained at the police station on Thursday, December 15 but he is currently under investigation for beating up Harrysong’s manager Desmond and another
Too many people spend money they haven't earned, to buy things they don't want, to impress people, this is not in the case of billionaire/business tycoon Femi Otedola who was spotted at Zahra Buhari's wedding ceremony today with these phones that my little sister would reject if i hand it over to her as a gift. lol
Singer Ciara and her husband, Seattle Seahawks NFL player, Russell Wilson pictured enjoying a private plane ride. Ciara seems to be enjoying her pregnancy, she is glowing!
Kaduna State governor, Nasir El-Rufai described the says that President Buhari's administration has impoverished Nigerians as unfair and uncharitable.
The governor stated this on Thursday, December 15th, while speaking to state house correspondents at the end of the National Economic Council (NEC) meeting in Abuja presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.
"When people say that this administration has impoverished them; I think they are not being charitable. Because I have said that we inherited a governmental structure at state and federal levels built around the assumption that price of oil will remain at $100 per
On Friday, December 16th, 2016, South African Police, the Hawks, rescued 26 females aged between 14 and 37 from a brothel in Klerksdorp following a tip-off alleging that the premises is being used as a brothel run by Nigerians. The females are South Africans and come from different parts of the country; Northern Cape, KZN, Free state, Johannesburg and Eastern Cape.
Mr Bakare, Zonal Head, Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), Apapa, was beaten to death by suspected okada riders and touts on Thursday, 15th December, 2016. According to PM News, Mr Bakare was killed along Point Road, Apapa while performing his duties, which included making sure okada riders didn't ply the restricted major roads.
It is reported that he was attacked by angry okada riders who beat him up until he died.
Bashir Braimah, General Manager, LASTMA confirmed the incident, saying that he was on duty
President Buhari and Aisha Buhari at the wedding of their daughter Zahra in Abuja Friday. Another photo below...
Alexis Sanchez who currently earns £130K weekly is holding out for a vastly improved deal of of £250K a week and has rejected an offer of £180K weekly. The prolific attacker is central to the Gunners' interest and the club is desperate to tie him down to a long term deal. They are however hesitant to meet his huge demands but remain hopeful a deal can be struck.
Expert who has interviewed billionaires reveal their secret to their success and they're very simple
Vikas Shah, a Professor of Entrepreneurship has interviewed the likes of Sir Richard Branson, Sir James Dyson, and Steve Ballmer and here he reveals their simple secrets. Their secret formula is captured in these ten points and unsurprisingly, passion is a vital ingredient. These people set out to pursue something they love doing and make a change without intending to make crazy money in the first place.
1. Find your passion: The vast majority of people who have made their billions didn’t intend to make that money; they found something they were unbelievably passionate about, and made it their life. It just so happened their timing was perfect, and it became a huge wealth generator – but that passion
Donald Trump's deportation drive gets a boost as angry people out their illegal immigrant ex-partners on social media
Hell hath no fury like a scorned ex. While the world has to face up to the reality of a Trump presidency, some people have found the silver lining. Latching unto his deportation pledge, they have taken to social media to snitch on their illegal migrant ex partners. Read their tweets below...
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Jason Collier wrote on his Facebook page:
The day I fell in love with Ashley I asked her if she could have 3 things what would they be and in what order, she replied 1st a house (we closed on our house 2-28-15), 2nd
would be a ring (October 8th 2016 I gave her my last name), 3rd would be a car being that she had been driving her 2006 Altima since college! Today I showed her I am a man
Press play to watch this Nigerian woman rain abuses and threats at some Halifax Bank staff over ATM issues.
A Nigerian lady @blackSatino yesterday deleted all the photos on her Instagram page because she's black in all of them. Press play to watch her cry and lament that it's not fair what dark-skinned people have to deal with...
Showbiz promoter and CEO of Ebony Productions, Alhaji Kazeem Olasunkanmi Oluwaseun, popularly known as Seun Egbeegbe, who was recently released on bail over alleged iPhone theft, has jetted out of the shores of Nigeria.
An industry source told Encomium that Seun left for Malaysia a couple of days back to take a rest after all the controversies trailing the incident. The insider told Enomium:
“Seun Egbegbe is not in town now. I learnt he has gone to Malaysia where he will
Awilo shared this photo of himself with ex-Super Eagles skipper Austin Jay Jay Okocha and Psquare Peter Okoye and captioned it:
Lagos by night...Good time with brothers Jay Jay Okocha & PeterPsquare.
Twitter user @canyewext recounted how her ex boyfriend dumped her because he found out the day they were about to have sex that she was a virgin.