Thursday, July 16, 2015

Jidenna finally reacts to 'light-skinned' comment controvery...writes open letter to Nigerians

Last week, Nigerians dragged American-Nigerian singer Jidenna after he said in an interview that light-skinned are more likely to be kidnapped than dark skinned people as they are seen as more valuable in Nigeria. Jidenna is finally reacting to criticism explaining what he meant. Below is the open letter to Nigerians he shared on his website

Photos: Megan Fox steps out in Yoga Pants

Megan Fox shows off her conditioned legs and tight little backside while out running errands in yoga pants in the photographs bellow. See more pics bellow..


Photo: Military chiefs: Minimah hands over to Buratai

The Handover Ceremony took Place At the Army Headquarters In Abuja On Thursday. President Muhammadu Buhari Had Fired All The Service Chiefs On Monday Including the National Security Adviser. Their Successors Were Subsequently Named Same Day.

Blackmail won’t help your case, Oshiomhole tells Okonjo-Iweala

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has said that there is nothing ‘personal’ between him and former Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala.
And that blackmail won’t help her case.

Lekki robbery suspect sues police for ₦1m - The Punch

One of the four suspects paraded by the police in connection with the March 12, 2015 robbery of the Lekki branch of First City Monument Bank, Ebi Tosan, has sued the police, seeking damages in the sum of N1m.

Buhari approves the dissolution of the Governing Boards of Federal Parastatals

President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday approved the dissolution of the Governing Boards of Federal Parastatals, Agencies and Institutions with effect from Thursday, July 16, 2015, a Presidency statement said.


Beyonce stuns in all-black ensemble (photos)

The singer looked great in head-to-toe black as she stepped out in New York City yesterday..

We won't accept poll results by Buhari's 'daughter' – PDP

Peoples Democratic Party said on Thursday that it would reject any election conducted by the Acting Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission, Mrs. Amina Zakari.

2015 General Election Was Massively Rigged – Prof. Azinge

WARRI – FORMER Director General of the of the Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies and Member of Commonwealth Arbitral Tribunal, Prof.
Epiphany Azinge, SAN, has declard that the 2015 general elections in Nigeria was massively rigged by politicians.

Service Chiefs Assume Office Today

Abuja – New Service Chiefs who were named by President Muhammadu Buhari last Monday are set to assume office on Thursday (today) according to sources close to the military hierarchy in Abuja.

We Won’t Bow To Pressure To Further Devalue Naira – CBN

LAGOS — Amidst a three-day straight slide in the exchange rate of Naira against US Dollar, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has said that it would not bow to pressures to further devalue the local currency.

Yesterday, the parallel market segment of the foreign exchange market traded one US dollar to N245 after it opened the day at N242/USD1.00. The exchange rate on Tuesday was N240 and N238 on Monday.

Graphic Photo: Man Bites Off Robber’s Ear In Abia

A resident of Ukaegbu Road, Ogbor Hill in Aba area of Abia State in an attempt to defend himself from been robbed has bitten off the ear lobe of an alleged armed robber, Chijioke Ikechi.

DAILY POST gathered that Ikechi alongside three other members of his gang stormed the residence, dispossessed their victims of N300,000 and in the process inflicted a machete wound on a resident, identified as Ndubuisi Mba.

5 interesting, but Bizarre facts about Nigerians

Take a walk along the streets in Lagos, Kano or Anambra and you will be astounded at how Nigerians hustle from first light to sunset attempting to make a decent living. Disregarding the mix they are a percentage of the most pleasant individuals on the continent; continually willing to offer help, offer cash to the less privileged, point out directions to to your destination and religious to the grip. Nonetheless, even with these noteworthy attributes, there are still a few quirks visitors discover perplexing.

In this way, in the event that you are a first-timer to Nigeria looking to tamper the way of life stun you may encounter,, Africa’s No 1 Hotel Booking Portal, goes a step ahead to highlight some of these eccentricities.




Nigeria High Commission UK charges £30 to register BVN

The Nigeria High Commission in London needs a critical upgrade. This evening we Nigerians were dealt with like creatures in Fleet road London all in light of the fact that we need to do BVN for those of us that have accounts in Nigeria. Things soon got to be tumultuous and somebody called police on us. They allowed us converge on the street and after that locked us out. We are likewise being compelled to pay £30.00 each yet none of the authorities or the site can clarify what the cash is for. Is it not free in Nigeria



Homeless man at Cement, Dopemu Agege area...(photos)

This man has been lying in the Cement - Agege area of Lagos since Monday. He has been on the roadside for days. In the rain and in the sun. He is currently at the entrance to Union Road, just opposite the police station. He has been surrounded by tyres so that drivers don't run him over. Those that can help him should do so. Family members should claim him. The police station opposite him has been unable to do anything.
See another one bellow.

5 Of Top 5 interesting, but Bizarre facts about Nigerians (Jumping the Queue)

Jumping the Queue

This is simple public etiquette. It is gentlemanly to join the line and wait for your turn especially as Nigerians are magnanimous enough to allow you in the line if you appeal to them.


1 of 5 Measures to Over come Separation and Divorce Panic

1. Let go of expectations

When you are looking forward to things you set yourself up for frustration. You can take activities to impact your future, yet you can’t control results or others. In the event that you expect the most exceedingly awful, then you can get caught into a negative shut minded standpoint, that will keep you from seeing and seizing open doors. On the off chance that you expect the best, and things don’t go precisely how you would have preferred you need to manage this failure.

At the point when dating again relinquishing desires is essential, and is something I support those that demand that backing to do.

As opposed to anticipating that the future should give or not give you something particular, concentrate on what you’ll do to make what you want to experience.



Find new ways to tackle insurgency-Babangida tells Buhari

Former Military President Ibrahim Babangida has asked President Buhari to find new ways to fight insurgency in Nigeria. Babangida gave the charge in his Sallah message to Nigeria.

Iya Ibeji: Nadia Buari shines in new photos

The on-screen character who welcomed twins a couple of months back flaunted her hot figure in a tight print dress in a series of photographs she shared on Facebook. More photographs bellow.


This guy says his male friend looks like Whoopi Goldberg !

Do you see any resemblance ?

Dubai hotel staff refuses to serve a Nigerian woman, asks her to leave, Hotel management apologises

A Nigerian woman named Hanna Fanni was discriminated against at a hotel in Dubai on July 8th. The hotel staff at five-star hotel Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach refused to serve her and showed her the door when she visited the hotel's popular West Beach Bistro & Sports Lounge with her black American friend. The outraged Nigerian said what they did to them reminded her of 1930s America.

Man who ran away because his wife was expecting 3rd set of twins, returns home (photo)

Citizen Uche, the man who ran away from his family in February after his wife, Ruth informed him that she was having their third set of twins, has returned home. He returned home yesterday July 15.

Popular Jos Comedian, Osama Akpunonu loses fiancee

Popular Jos based Comedian and OAP, Osama Akpunonu has lost his fiancee. Blessing Samuel died yesterday July 15th after a brief illness. She was just 27. Until her death, she was a final year student of the Political Science Department of the Nassarawa State University Keffi. She hailed from Mangu in Plateau state.
 A devastated Osama took to his Facebook page to pay tribute to her writing...."May God Almighty Grant you Eternal Rest... My heart is seriously Heavy. Rest on my dearest one.".

Sun re o !