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Thursday, 26 June 2014

Beyonce & Jay-Z kick off their 'On The Run' tour in Miami (Must Watch)

The power couples Jay Z and Beyonce kicked off the On The Run tour with a massive sold out concert in Miami and left fans completely speechless performing a whopping 42 songs in total.

Both mega stars dazzled as they performed their bevy of hit duets from "Drunk In Love" to "Upgrade U" to "Crazy In Love" right along side all their greatest and current hits such as "Big Pimpin", "Partition", "Holy Grail" and "Single Ladies".

Suarez banned from all football activity for four months

Uruguay striker Luis Suarez has been suspended for nine international matches and banned from all football activity for four months for biting Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini, FIFA has announced.

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Students flee UNIJOS over bomb scare

Pandemonium broke out today at the University of Jos in Plateau state following an alleged sighting of a suicide bomber in the school premises.

Students and lecturers all took to their heels on hearing the rumor.

VIDEO: Davido, Tiwa Savage, Lola Rae, Sarkodie, Diamond, Mi Casa – Africa Rising

Multichoice Africa (DStv) deliver a very sweet tune to celebrate the greatness that is Africa! The line-up includes Davido, Tiwa Savage, Lola Rae, Sarkodie, Diamond Platnumz, Mi Casa, and the song is called "Africa Rising".
Directed by Call Back Dreams
Produced by Shizzi.

Fans Flock Michael Jackson's Burial Site For His 5th Death Anniversary

Devoted fans of the late award-winning King of Pop, Michael Jackson's made their annual pilgrimage to Forest Lawn Cemetery Wednesday to pay their respects on the 5th anniversary of his death.

Jackson died June 25, 2009 having suffered a cardiac arrest in his Los Angeles home. He was rushed to the hospital after his heart stopped and CPR attempts failed, and died later that morning. He died aged 50.

Wednesday, 25 June 2014

Comedienne Helen Paul joins Globacom ambassadors

Comedian, Radio/TV personality, actress and singer Helen Paul has joined the league of respected ambassadors of telecoms giant, Globacom.

Scores killed as bomb blast rips off Emab Plaza in Abuja

A massive bomb blast that rips off Emab Plaza, one of the biggest and most busy malls in Abuja has killed hundrend of people.

The blast, which went off at 3:57 pm, triggered a big bang that set the massive shopping mall on fire.

Luis Suarez Could Face 2-Year Ban For Biting Giorgio Chiellini


FIFA announced about its decision to began proceedings after the Uruguay striker, Luis Suarez, was accused of biting Italy’s player during his team’s World Cup victory over Italy on June 24.Italy's defender Chiellini pulled open his shirt to show the teeth-marks to the referee

MTN makes leadership appointments in Nigeria, Iran, Uganda

MTN has strengthened its leadership core in Nigeria, Iran and Uganda. Under the changes, Mazen Mroue, the CEO of MTN Uganda, has been appointed as the new COO of MTN Irancell.

He will be succeeded in Uganda by Brian Gouldie, the CMO of MTN South Africa. Ferdi Moolman, currently the COO at MTN Irancell, has been appointed to the position of CFO at MTN Nigeria.

Tuesday, 24 June 2014

Freed Sudanese Woman Sentenced To Death Re-arrested Again

Sudanese woman who was freed yesterday from her death sentence in Sudan for changing her religion to Christianity has been arrested again at Khartoum airport.

Meriam Ibrahim was charged and sentenced to death by a Sudanese court for changing her religion from Islam to Christianity in May 2014.

I Prefer A Rich Cheater To A Broke Faithful Man - Actress Mimi Orjiekwe

Actress Mimi Orjiekwe needs a cheating rich man

Nollywood up and coming actress, Mimi Orjiekwe, has shown that she is one of the many Nigerian ladies who prefers dating a rich man who cheats on her to a poor broke man who is faithful.

Why I buried ex-Customs officer, daughter alive — Herbalist

People were put to shock on Monday at the Lagos State Police Command, Ikeja, following the startling confession of a 64-year-old herbalist, on how he buried a 68-year-old retired Customs officer and her 10-year-old adopted daughter alive in a shallow grave behind his shrine in Ajuwon, Ogun State.

The suspect identified as Alhaji Olatunji Azeez, who was paraded by the command’s boss, Umar Manko, showed no sign of remorse as he said he committed the act in order to prevent the victim from demanding N9 million he used to prepare concoction for her.

Monday, 23 June 2014

Ekiti election: US commends INEC, security agencies

The U.S Mission in Nigeria has congratulated INEC, security agencies and electoral stakeholders for the successful conduct of the June 21 gubernatorial election in Ekiti.

A statement issued by the embassy in Abuja on Monday commended INEC for overseeing "a credible, efficient process", which it said, by all accounts, reflected the will of Ekiti voters.

Eight killed in Kano health school explosion

An explosion has struck a public health college in Kano State, the BBC reports, leaving at least eight people dead.

The explosion hit the Kano School of Hygiene.

Eniola Badmus wins City People 2014 Best Actress Of The Year

Popular actress Eniola Badmus, a.k.a. Gbo Gbo Bigs girls has been named the Best Actress (Yoruba) in the 2014 edition of City People Award for best actors and actresses.

Ayo Fayose Wins Ekiti Governorship Election

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate and Former Ekiti state governor , Ayo Fayose, has been declared winner of June 21st Governorship election in Ekiti state by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

Friday, 20 June 2014

Ice Prince, Tiwa Savage, Mafikizolo to perform at 2014 BET Awards

Popupar Nigeria Rapper, Ice Prince has been officially nominated among the artistes to perform at the 2014 BET Awards happening on the 29th of June live at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles.

It will be recalled that, Ice Prince, who had been nominated twice for the BET Best International act Africa, eventually won the award last year.

Yaya Toure’s brother dies in UK


Ibrahim Toure, a brother to Ivorian stars Yaya and Kolo Toure, has died at the age of 28 in Manchester, UK.

The Toure brothers, who play in the English Premier League, learnt of the death of their younger brother while at the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.

Arisekola Alao Laid To Rest In Ibadan

Prominent Nigerians, Ibadan indigenes, friends, associates, admirers and beneficiaries of the late Aare Musulumi of Yoruba land, Alh AbdulAzeez Arisekola Alao, today Friday thronged Adamansigba Stadium,Ibadan to pay last respect to the business magnate.

India becomes largest importer of Nigerian oil

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has reported on Thursday, June 19, that India has overtaken the US as the largest importer of Nigeria’s oil.

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) reported that India has overtaken the US as the largest importer of Nigeria oil.

How I Predicted Keefe’s Death — Female Drummer, Ara


Nigerian female talking drummer, Aralola Olumuyiwa popularly known as Ara has revealed how she predicted the death of the late singer, Kefee.

"I want to use this forum to appeal to my colleagues in the music industry. Less than two years ago, I had a dream about Keffee and immediately called her and narrated it to her, I also appealed to her not to make a joke of it….the rest is history.

Thursday, 19 June 2014

Jonathan appoints Bode George's wife, Roli as DG NDLEA

President Goodluck Jonathan today, Thursday appointed the wife of one of the Peoples Democratic Party elders, Chief Olabode George, as the Director-General of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency.

Kim Kardashian Shows Off Assets In Hot Bikini (+PHOTOS)


America model and newly wedded Kim kardashian took a little vacation in Mexico with hubby Kanye West and showed off her stunning post pregnancy body in a black, two piece bikini.

*Warning 18+only

Omawumi releases new single video 'Megbele' (Watch)

Omawumi releases video of new single ‘Megbele’

Nigeria songstress, Omawumi Megbele, has released yet another video of her new single.

The song is in honour of Chief Frank Amirejotitse Megbele, and its video was shot in Warri.

The video, which was directed by AJE Filmworks, showed the beautiful side of Warri town.

Lupita Nyong'o covers July edition of US Vogue magazine

More and more deals are opening for Kenya super star and model, Lupita Nyong'o as she covered the July Edition of US Vogue magazine.

Soldiers stop Amaechi, Oshiomhole and Kwankwaso from Ekiti

The Nigerian Soldiers in Akure today, Thursday have prevented Governor Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State from reaching a political rally for Governor Kayode Fayemi, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in next Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti State.

Wednesday, 18 June 2014

Breaking: Alhaji AbdulAzeez Arisekola Alao is dead

Prominent businessman and Islamic leader, Alhaji AbdulAzeez Arisekola Alao, died on Wednesday at the age of 69.

Tinsel star, Florence and Alex Okechukwu welcome baby girl!


Tinsel actors Alex and Florence Okechukwu have welcomed their first baby. The baby girl reportedly arrived a few days ago.

Keshi blames Osaze over Super Eagles draw against Iranian

Osaze Odemwingie
Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi has given several explanations on why the Super Eagles failed to beat the Iranians in their Group F World Cup match played in Curitiba, Brazil, on Monday.

The Nigerian team which featured professionals from the European leagues were highly tipped to beat the Iranians that paraded mainly amateur players from their domestic league. Ashkan Dejakah of Fulham is Iran’s biggest star in Brazil.

Explosion: Scores feared dead in Yobe viewing centre


Scores of football lovers were on Tuesday feared killed in a blast that rocked a football viewing centre in Damaturu, Yobe State.

The victims were watching one of the World Cup matches involving Brazil and Mexico national teams when the explosion occurred some minutes after 8pm.

Tuesday, 17 June 2014

I Can’t be with any girl but Kim, she turns me on the most- Kanye West revealed

Rapper, Kanye West has revealed his love for his wife, Kim Kardashian saying she can’t be with any girl but Kim.

The super star gave this revelation during a discussion at the Cannes Lions International Festival of creativity 2014 in France, today.

One dies in Lagos boat mishap

One person has been confirmed in Lagos following a boat mishap on the Lagos waterways.

The mishap was said to have occurred along the Ojo-Coconut Island waterways, killing one of 10 passengers onboard.

Lagos CJ frees 75 prison inmates

The Chief Judge of Lagos State, Justice Ayotunde Phillips on Tuesday freed 75 awaiting trial inmates (ATI) from the Kirikiri prisons.

Justice Phillips also used the occasion of the release to announce her retirement on July 26, 2014 to coincide with her 65th year birthday.

3 Football fans die watching World Cup matches

Three Chinese football fans have died after staying up all night to watch World Cup matches broadcast from Brazil, reports said on Tuesday.

The report said a 39-year-old Shanghai man died on Sunday after watching World Cup games for three consecutive nights.

Kim K goes braless as she reveals hot cleevage (PHOTOS)

The just wedded super model went without a top or a bra in a black jumpsuit and a matching blazer, as she arrived her New York City home with her daughter, North, yesterday Monday June 16th.

more photos...........

Vigilantes group in Borno kill eight terrorists, apprehend one

A vigilante group in Borno have intercepted a group of suspected Boko Haram members in Kwarangilam village, Chibok Local Government Area of the State, in the early hours of Monday, and killed eight armed terrorists.

The group of gunmen started a raid on a peaceful village, located about 15km from the infamous Chibok town, around 3am. What Boko Haram members did not expect was an ambush by local defenders, also known as Civilian JTF.

486 Boko Haram suspects arrested in Abia State

Nigeria army arrested hundreds of suspected Boko Haram insurgents in Abia State on Sunday.

According to report, soldiers of the 144 battalion of the Nigerian Army, Asa, Ukwa West Local Government Area, carried out the arrest along the Enugu-Port Harcourt expressway.

Monday, 16 June 2014

Get ready for another attack – B’Haram writes Chibok residents

Fear has gripped residents of Chibok Local Government Area of Borno State following a letter purportedly written to the people by the Boko Haram sect members informing them of their plans to launch fresh attack.

Chibok is the same council area where over 200 female students of Government Girls Secondary School were abducted by the Islamic militants.

Politics of Rice and Personal gain (PHOTOS)

As Ekiti and Osun election approaches, the gubernatorial aspirates have been using various means to capture the hearts of the electorates, especially the downtrodden who most times do not benefit from their leadership.

The mini-bags of rice above were distributed is Ekiti by the People Democratic Party (PDP) aspirant, Ayo Fayose and the All progressives Congress (APC) aspirant Rauf Aregbesola.

What is Nigeria Politics turning into?

Christ Embassy Pastor could be forced to marry dead girlfriend who secretly had a baby for him

The family of a 28-year-old woman, Vivian Ndukwu, has demanded that the marriage rites of their late daughter must be performed by a pastor of the Christ Embassy, who has been accused of being responsible for the pregnancy that allegedly led to her death.

It was gathered that the 29-year-old pastor, identified simply as Hillary, was being detained at the State Criminal Investigations Department, Yaba, Lagos.

He was accused by the family to have had a secret romantic relationship with the deceased, who was a choir member in the church.

Mourning period ends for Mandela family

Family of the late South African President Nelson Mandela ended the traditional mourning period for him on Sunday with a cleansing ceremony and burning of their black mourning clothes.

Speaking on behalf of the family, Daludumo Mtirara said on Monday that a cleansing ceremony was performed in Qunu, where Mandela was buried and traditional beet and meat served during the ceremony.

Friday, 13 June 2014

Jennifer Lopez In Action As Brazil World Cup Kicks Off (PHOTOS)

Greatest Show On Earth: Brazil's World Cup Party Kicks Off

The Arena de Sao Paulo in Brazil on Thursday became the best celebration scene on earth as the opening ceremony of the World Cup kicks off.

Gospel singer, Kefee is dead

Award-winning gospel singer, Kefee Don Momoh, has been confirmed dead. She passed on in the early hours of today, Friday after being in coma for weeks in an undisclosed American hospital.

She went into a coma, after collapsing on a 14-hour flight on her way to Chicago for an event about a two weeks ago.

Wednesday, 11 June 2014

19-Year-Old Girl Says Abubakar Shekau Might Be Father Of Her Baby

Abubakar Shekau

A girl abducted 27 months ago by Boko Haram members is back and afraid that the sect leader Abubakar Shekau might be father of her baby.

Meenah Dawah (real name withheld for security reasons) revealed this in an exclusive interview with IQ4News.

Michael Jackson's Ex Wife To Marry Singer's Close Friend

MJ's ex wife suffers Cancer, denies to take propofol -same drug killed ex husband

Michael Jackson's ex wife, Debbie Rowe is engaged to be married to M.J's close friend and business associate, Marc Schaffel but the most shocking twist is, he is already married to someone else.

I Regret Exposing My Body - Toyin Aimakhu

Toyin Aimakhu thanks her husband for helping stop indecent dressing
Nollywood actress, Toyin Aimakhu-Johnson, has joined the likes of Mercy Johnson to realised she made a big mistake by exposing her body earlier in her career adding that the act almost affected her but for her husband who pointed out the danger to her and made her stop.

Tuesday, 10 June 2014

Evelle emerges Nigerian Idol Season 4 winner (+PHOTOS)

23 year old Zibili Evelyn Ibhade, aka Evelle has emerged the winner of the Etisalat-sponsored Nigerian Idol Season 4 .