Saturday, 12 November 2016

Nigerians surprised as man is buried in a customised ‘fish-shaped’ casket in Akwa Ibom State (Photos)

Residents of Uyo, Akwa Ibom state, were amazed today to see a man laid to rest in a customized fish-shaped casket. Being an unusual incident in the area, the casket attracted huge attention from onlookers who couldn’t help but gather to experience the unusual scene. Some internet users who didn't understand the concept, took to social media to discuss about it.  See their comments and more photos below...

2018 WC qualifier: Victor Moses & Mikel Obi turn Uyo ecstatic as Nigeria defeat Algeria 3-1

It was a big win for Nigeria on Saturday evening as they beat Algeria 3-1 in Uyo, making it their second win of Russia 2018 World Cup Qualifying officially making Nigeria become the first team to defeat Les Verts of Algeria by two goals since Ivory Coast at AFCON 2015.
A goal from captain John Mikel Obi and two from fellow Chelsea teammate Victor Moses sealed the win for Gernot Rohr's men despite a fightback from Algeria in the second half.
Victor Moses put the Super Eagles in front after 26 minutes with a low shot from inside the area after Hicham Belkaroui failed to defend well and then in the 42nd minute, Mikel Obi received a well timed straight pass while in the 18 yard box and then slotted into the net after looking up at the linesman to

More Photos from the swearing in ceremony of the new Edo state Gov, Godwin Obaseki

Godwin Obaseki has been sworn in as the new governor of Edo state. He takes over from Adams Oshiomole.

 Obaseki was sworn in by the Chief Judge of the state, Justice Cromwell Idahosa, after taking the oath of office at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium Benin city. Dignitaries at the ceremony includes former Head of State Yakubu Gowon, Senate President, Bukola Saraki, Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, Ogun state governor, Ibikunle Amosun and bilionaire businessman, Aliko Dangote. More photos below...

Photos: New Edo state governor Obaseki walks the street to thank residents for voting him into ofice

Newly sworn-in governor of Edo state, Godwin Obaseki, took to the streets after his inauguration today, to thank the residents of the state for voting him into office. See more photos below...

Pink announces she's expecting baby number 2, shares baby bump photo

The 37 year old singer is expecting her second child with husband Carey Hart. Pink made the surprise announcement on social media today, sharing a photo of her baby bump with her 5- year old daughter, Willow Sage Hart by her side. Big congrats to her...

2-day-old Dream Kardashian gets a verified Instagram account with 22k followers

Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna's daughter, Dream Kardashian now has a verified account on Instagram. The account which is being handled by her parents already has over 22k followers ...

Chicago man allegedly beats and stomps his girlfriend's 21-month-old daughter to death

A 22-year-old Chicago man, Uriel Vega, was arrested on Tuesday for allegedly beating and stomping a 21-month-old baby to death. A police statement states that Vega has been charged with one count of first-degree murder for the death of 21 month old Raiylana Vasquez.

Vega, who is Raiylana’s mother’s boyfriend, but not her father was looking after the child at the time