Thursday, 16 March 2017

Photos: Sierra Leone pastor finds one of the world's largest uncut diamonds


A pastor has discovered one of the largest uncut diamonds in Kono district, Sierra Leone.
Pastor Emmanuel Momoh's discovery, which is yet to be valued weighs 709 carats, is now locked up in Sierra Leone's central bank in Freetown, BBC reports.
 he diamond is the biggest to be in Sierra Leone since 1970, when the 969-carat Star of Sierra Leone was dug up.

68-year-old Pastor Fatally Stabbed at Home

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An American pastor at Victory Outreach Church, Salinas has died on Tuesday night after being stabbed in the neck.

According to The Californian, shortly after that incident, Salinas police arrested one of the pastor's parishioners who is suspected to have carried out the stabbing.

Everton aren’t matching my ambitions – Lukaku

Everton aren’t matching my ambitions – Lukaku

Romelu Lukaku claims his desire to play in the Champions League and Everton’s failure to attract top-class players has convinced him not to sign a new contract with the Premier League club.
Lukaku, who is the joint top-scorer in the Premier League with 19 goals, has told Everton he will not sign a new deal which would have made him the club’s first £100,000-plus-a-week player.

Michael Essien’s wife purchases Italian club Como at an auction

Michael Essien’s wife purchases Italian club Como at an auction

The wife of former Chelsea, Real Madrid and AC Milan midfielder Michael Essien has bought Italian third-division side Como at an auction.
Akosua Puni Essien bought the club for €237,000. The price does not include the training centre or the Calcio Como brand, and the team will now be known as FC Como.

Court sends former NNPC boss Yakubu to prison

Court sends former NNPC boss Yakubu to prison

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday ordered the remand of Andrew Yakubu, former Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), in Kuje Prison, and fixed March 21 for ruling on the bail application.
Yakubu was arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on a six-count charge bordering on non-disclosure of assets and fraud, charges to which he pleaded not guilty.

Ex-Local Govt Chairman assassinated in Edo


The immediate past Chairman of Etsako-East Local Government Council of Edo, Suleiman Afegbua, has been killed by gunmen.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Mr. Afegbua was attacked and killed in the early hours of Thursday along the Benin-Auchi road by Ogbemudia’s farm.

Aero Contractors sacks 900 workers

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Aero Contractors  Airline, which is under the management of the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), has sacked about 900 workers  representing 60 per cent.
Letters of redundancy were issued to the affected employees during the week.
Media Consultant to the 58 year-old airline, Mr Simon Tumba, who confirmed the development in a statement issued on Thursday in Lagos, said the workers would be paid their pension and gratuity.

Nigerian Man In London Arrested Over a £100k Romance Scam


A conman has been jailed after he was involved in a “planned, complicated, sophisticated and systematic” £100,000 fraud against a Chester woman.
Ajibola Daudu, 43, of Banner Close, Purfleet, Essex, pleaded guilty on the day of his Chester Crown Court trial to one count of fraud against Lynn Hawes from October, 2015 to September, 2016.

Ex-Naval chief forfeits N1.8 billion to Nigerian govt

Dele Ezeoba [Photo: Channels TV]

The Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered the temporary forfeiture of N1.8 billion allegedly diverted from the coffers of the Nigerian Navy by a former Chief of Naval Staff, Dele Ezeoba.
The court gave the forfeiture order following an application by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, pursuant to Section 17 of the Advanced Fee Fraud Act 2006.
Joined in the suit as defendants are Chukwuka Onwuchekwa and Aquila Leasing Ltd.

Malabu Oil scandal: Why Obasanjo is the father of corruption – Fayose

Malabu Oil scandal: Why Obasanjo is the father of corruption – Fayose

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti state has described former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, as the father of corruption in Nigeria, who sits on stolen wealth.
Fayose has also challenged the former president to explain to Nigerians the source of his wealth, adding that Obasanjo lacks moral rights to accuse anyone of corruption.

Teachers rape six years old pupil in Bauchi

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The Bauchi State police command has arrested two teachers in the state for allegedly raping a six years old pupil in their school.
The suspects, Sani Abubakar, 39, and Usman Hassan, 33, allegedly lured the victim at Dutse Tashi Primary school in Bauchi Metropolis and raped her, the police said.

Court Bars APC From Fielding Candidate In Anambra Central Senatorial Election


A Federal High Court in Abuja has dashed the hopes of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to field a candidate in the Anambra Central senatorial district election as it dismissed a suit brought by Sharon Ikeazor seeking to compel the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to accept her as a substitute to Dr. Chris Ngige.

Ikeazor had dragged the INEC before Justice Anwuli Chikere, asking the court to compel the electoral umpire to accept her as the candidate of the party in place of Ngige who had withdrawn from the election.

Popular Lagos Lawyer, Femi Falana Blasts DSS, Nigerian Senate as Magu Vows to Continue Corruption Fight


Nigeria’s fiery human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, is irked by the role of the Directorate of State Service (DSS) in stultifying the appointment of Ibrahim Magu as the substantive Chairman of Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC).

He  therefore said that it was high time DSS was restrained by President Muhammadu Buhari from sabotaging the fight against corruption by the federal government.

"No Daddy, Stop Killing Mommy" 5-Year-Old Pleads As Her Father Stabs Mother To Death


Five-year-old daughter of murdered Priska Thandeka reportedly witnessed the gruesome murder of her mother by her father, new reports said.

Sebeshi Zacharia Mojela, a security guard allegedly stabbed his 29-year-old girlfriend to death in Commissioner Street, South Africa on February 27. He was charged with murder.

"She apparently kept begging him not to kill her mom and kept saying, 'No daddy, stop killing mommy," said family friend, Raele Labani.

Man kills his 2-month-old son by stuffing sock in his mouth for crying


A Florida man who was accused of killing his 2-month-old son by stuffing a sock in his mouth will spend the rest of his life behind bars.

27-year-old Gene Anthony Quinones-Rivera  had initially pleaded not guilty to second-degree murder charges, but changed his plea to no contest on Monday, according to court records obtained by PEOPLE. A judge sentenced him to life in prison without parole.

Judge dumps Femi Fani-Kayode’s N4.7bn fraud case


Further hearing of the case involving former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has been declined by Justice Muslim Hassan of the Federal Court, Lagos.


"This court will decline hearing this case further and refer the case to the chief judge of this honourable court." the judge said. 

Mr. Fani-Kayode was facing a N4.7 billion money laundering charge before Mr. Hassan.

Arizona Woman Arrested For Having Sex With The Family Dog


A woman in Tempe, Arizona and her husband got into a domestic dispute. When they were being questioned, her husband dropped a bombshell; he had video evidence of her boinking the family dog that she’d sent to him.

Police were called to the couple’s home on February 27th on a report of domestic violence.

32-year-old Amanda Leigh McClammy was seen in the video having sex with their adult Black Lab. 

Missing Politician in Zimbabwe Found Dead

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The police said on Wednesday a high-ranking provincial official from Zimbabwe’s ruling party has been found dead in his farm. The police are suspecting murder.
Nathaniel Mhiripiri, the ZANU-PF party’s secretary for labour and social welfare in Manicaland province, was discovered Tuesday in a pool of blood in the town of Rusape.

Olamide withdraws from 2017 Splash FM Marathon

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Oluwaseun Olamide, winner of the 2016 Splash FM Ibadan City’s 42km Marathon will miss this year’s edition, due to ill preparedness.
The ninth edition of the race, with the theme: ‘Run For A Cause’, is scheduled for April 9 in Ibadan.

Hollywood Actor, Ben Affleck reveals alcohol addiction treatment


The “Batman” star made the revelation in a post on his Facebook page on Tuesday, March 14, 2017.

The 44-year-old father of three said the condition was, “something I’ve dealt with in the past and will continue to confront. I want to live life to the fullest and be the best father I can be.

Nigerian Army Lieutenant Killed In Boko Haram Attack


A security source in Maiduguri says Boko Haram terrorists have killed a Nigerian army Lieutenant in an attack in Magumeri town in Magumeri Local Government Area of Borno State on Wednesday evening.

The source said the militants ambushed Lieutenant AC Oguntoye and his colleagues on their way to Gubio from a shooting range competition in Monguno. The officers were pinned down by terrorists in Magumeri where they razed down houses, including a police station in the town.

Actress Georgina Onuoha Calls For Support Over The Alarming Increase In Domestic Violence


Domestic violence is really taking a toll on so many marriages in Nigeria, even our celebrities are not left out from its pains.

While many marriages have packed up on this cause putting kids born from the marriage through emotional stress, nothing has been able to put a stop to it.

Nollywood actress, Georgina Onuoha is now calling for supports from Nigerians on ways to put an end to the increasing rate of Domestic violence in Nigeria.

Arsene Wenger speaks out on Barcelona's interest in Hector Bellerin

Arsene Wenger speaks out on Barcelona's interest in Hector Bellerin

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has dismissed interest from Spanish giants Barcelona in right-back Hector Bellerin.
Reports in Spain this week claimed the Gunners had held talks with Luis Enrique’s side over a £35million move for the 21-year-old.

Video: Man Charged With Attempting To Sodomize A 2-Year-Old Girl!


One man is in custody charged with attempted sodomy after he allegedly assaulted a 2-year-old girl at a playground. That child’s mother managed to fight the man off, according to court documents, and now he faces felony charges. 

William L. Bates Jr., 24, of Kansas City, Mo., is charged with 1st degree attempted sodomy, and attempted statutory sodomy with a person less than 12 years old. 

Video: "Apostle Suleman Uses His Tongue On Me During Sex Before Preaching" - Otobo

Heavily armed boy, 17, bursts into school in France and opens fire

Heavily armed boy, 17, bursts into school and opens fire

An armed student has been arrested after police fanned out around a picturesque town in southern France following a high school shooting that left three people wounded.
The incident at the Alexis de Tocqueville high school in the town of Grasse provoked shock in France, where such school shootings are rare.

Pregnant Model Killed by Train While Posing For This Picture

Pregnant model died taking this picture to try and launch her career

An aspiring model died after she was struck on a railway line while posing for pictures.
Fredzania Thompson was struck by the train in Texas during a shoot to try and get her career off the ground.

Her mother, Hakamie Stevenson, said her daughter, a student at Blinn College, put her education on hold to focus on modelling.

Drunk manin critical condition after he stuck two live fish up his anus and one swam into his abdomen


A drunk man in China took it into his head to insert two live fishes known as pond loaches into his anus, predictably, it had devastating results. He was rushed to hospital where doctors were able extract one but the other had broken through the bowel wall causing severe abdominal pain to the patient.

Kemi Afolabi Loses Her Pregnancy As Thugs Attack Her In Ikorodu


There is an Indication that Nollywood actress, Kemi Afolabi lost Pregnancy after being attacked by thugs in Ikorodu area of Lagos State

Recently, the Pregnant actress, on a movie set was attacked by thugs on Sunday in ikorodu
Report has it that after the incident occurred, she was bleeding profusely.

Letter Bomb Explodes At IMF Building In France


A letter bomb exploded at the International Monetary Fund office in Paris early Thursday, lightly injuring one person, police said.

Speaking to reporters, Paris police chief Michel Cadot said the device was sent by post and the small explosion was probably cause by a homemade device. He said there had been telephone threats made to the IMF, but it’s not clear whether they were linked to Thursday’s incident.

It is unclear who sent the homemade explosive, which was like a "big firecracker" and sent by regular mail, Cadot said.

Two Igbo Ladies From Imo State Convert To Islam


Two Igbo ladies from Mbaise in Imo state have converted to Islam. The duo, now renamed Zainab and Halimah, graduated from Darus-salam Kaduna State yesterday 15th March 2017.

Photos were shared online by Islamic Calling Family on Facebook.

Cossy Orjiakor Exposes Iyabo Ojo In New Post

Iyabo Ojo and Cossy Orjiakor

Nigerian busty actress, Cossy Ojiako just took to her Instagram page to do a lot of spilling.

The video vixen controversially known for showing off her large bosoms at social events went ahead to reveal how she hooked popular Yoruba actress, Iyabo Ojo up with the man that changed her life, alongside other dirty details, she also called out controversial jornalist, Kemi olunloyo.

CAF 2017 President Elections: Ahmad beats Issa Hayatou who served for 29 years


Madagascar's football chief, Ahmad Ahmad, was elected president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) on Thursday, ousting veteran leader Issa Hayatou after 29 years in office.

Ahmad won the election in the Ethiopian capital by 34 votes to Hayatou's 20, official results showed.

Mother and Son Transitions to Become Father and Daughter


Corey Maison socially transitioned from boy to girl at the age of 14 in the past few years and her mum, a mother of 5, followed suit, stating that Corey gave her the courage to begin her own transition from female to male.

The teen who is now 15 years old has registered their transitions on her Instagram account, and the two sat down for an interview with Australia’s “60 Minutes” to talk about the experience.

Magu’s rejection by the senate is a national disgrace – Ezekwesili


The former minister of education, Oby Ezekwesili has angrily reacted to the non-confirmation of Magu as EFCC Chairman. According to her, Magu is doing an excellent job in the fight against corruption in the country and sees no reason why Senate should reject him over flimsy and unverifiable excuses. See her tweets after the cut…

Couple remanded in prison for bathing acid on husband's mistress


A couple, Mr. Chidi Ubochianjonjo and Mrs. Nkiru Ubochianjonjo have been remanded by an Igbosere Magistrate’s Court for allegedly bathing a businesswoman, Ogochukwu Nwosu, with a substance suspected to be acid.


The magistrate, Mrs. J.O. Adepoju, said due to the severity of the injuries sustained by the victim and the weight of the charges, the two defendants should be remanded in custody pending the release of legal advice from the Directorate of Public Prosecutions.

Women are using sex to pay for plumbers, car mechanics

This Russian woman is one who has been 'offering her services' in exchange for plumbers, car mechanics and other labourers, it has been claimed

Women are now using sex to pay for plumbers, car mechanics and other labourers in Russia because of 'falling income levels' and the country's economic struggles.

According to a report on DailyMail, residents are being offered the chance to exchange their services - including the installation of new furniture and dog-walking - for sex.

Video: Ex Boxing Weight Champion, Bash Ali Storms Federal Secretariat Abuja, Demands To See Sports Minister


A video footage has emerged showing how Ex-boxing weight champion, Bash Ali, was prevented from seeing Nigeria's sports Minister, Solomon Dalung, after he was giving an appointment at the Federal Secretariat Complex in Abuja yesterday. 

He was prevented by the minister's security aides who blocked the entrance to the office building. The boxing champion who revealed that he is an Officer of the Order of the Niger (OON) refused to leave as he said he can't be prevented from seeing the minister who has 'nothing to his name'... 

He also said that president Muhammadu Buhari must hear what is going on and that something must happen..either the minister leaves or he leaves. Some policemen were also seen begging the boxing champion in a bid to calm his nerves. 

Photos: Meet the high-class escort who charges £2,600 a night


Lana Jade, a 28-year-old professional escort from Sydney, Australia that charges as high as £2,600 a night or as 'low' as $700 for an hour has revealed it's not just all about sex and that sometimes her clients offer to bring in their girlfriends for threesomes while some even bizarrely ask her just for cuddles to which she happily obliges. She told MailOnline: 

Video: Lady Claims She's Janet Jackson's Secret Daughter

Photos and Video: US reality star leaves nothing to the imagination in dominatrix dress



Basketball Wives LA star Sundy Carter no doubt got everybody talking as she made an extremely risque appearance in Los Angeles on Monday.

The star completely exposed her physique in a jaw dropping dominatrix inspired outfit while attending an event for her reality series.

Sundy's mesh outfit completely showed off her derriere, while a pair of X-shaped pasties protected her modesty. See more photos and video after the cut...

Woman Exposes Best Friend Who Has Been Sleeping With Her Husband in Kenya


A Kenyan woman who has been secretly sleeping with the husband of her best friend has been exposed. The woman identified as Olivia Apondi was exposed on social media by the best-friend identified as Ann Ahenda who couldn't hide her frustrations on finding out about the illicit affair.

How Governors, Senators, Others Stopped Magu


Ibrahim Magu’s confirmation for Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) chairman was rejected again yesterday – no thanks to some governors, senators and high-profile suspects.

Magu’s confirmation was first rejected on December 15, 2016.

The governors were said to have been angry with Magu over the ongoing probe of the alleged diversion of N19 billion from the London-Paris Club loan refund.

Video: Apostle Suleman Dismisses Members Who Don't Believe In Him, Calls Them 'Demons'

Meek Mill Charged at Airport with Misdemeanor Assault for Roughing up Fan who wanted Picture

Prominent Muslim Lecturer To Take TB Joshua To Court For Calling Jesus 'God'


Sheikh Hussaini Yusuf Mabera, a front-line Islamic lecturer, debater, author and conference speaker has threatened to take renowned Nigerian Pastor T.B. Joshua to court.

According to a fiery Facebook post on 13th March 2017, the pastor’s crime lies in the fact that he regularly describes Jesus Christ as God.

“I am filing a case to the Federal High Court of Nigeria against Pastor T.B. Joshua and co-pastors for speaking a lie against Jesus Christ by calling him God,” Sheikh Mabera began in a Facebook post which soon went viral.

Hotel Room Prostitution Bust Finds American Senator with a Teen Boy


An Oklahoma senator was busted courting a minor in a hotel last week, and has been punished by the state, but members of the opposition party are arguing that the penalty did not go far enough.
Senator Ralph Shortey (R) is reported to have been discovered sharing a room at a Super 8 in Moore, Oklahoma with an underage teen on Thursday, March 9. The youngster's exact age has not been released, and the age of consent in Oklahoma is 16 years old, but it has been confirmed that he is a juvenile.

Police, FRSC abandon kids after mother dies in crash


Two kids between the ages of eight months and two years are currently at the General Hospital, Ijebu Ode, Ogun State, seeking to reunite with their family.
Their mother was among some passengers that reportedly lost their lives to an accident along the Ibadan-Ijebu Ode Road on Sunday. The siblings, a boy and girl, however, escaped death by a whisker.

Judge blocks new Trump travel ban


A federal court in Hawaii on Wednesday halted Donald Trump’s revised executive order temporarily closing US borders to refugees and nationals from six Muslim-majority countries, dealing the president a humiliating fresh defeat.

Tension In Enugu School As Youths Threaten To Kidnap, Rape Female Students


Over 2000 students of two female secondary ‎schools in Enugu State, Wednesday, took to the streets, protesting alleged threat to kidnap and rape them by Umakashi youths, a community in Nsukka Local Government Area of the State.
The schools involved are St Cypril Secondary School and St Cypril Special Science School, both in Nsukka.

Woman Brutalised By Soldiers Sues Nigerian Army, Demands N250m


The woman who was attacked and severely injured by soldiers in Ikorodu, Lagos State, has sued the Nigerian Army and her attackers, Punchng reports.
She is, among other things, demanding N250m as damages. Ruth Orji was allegedly attacked by soldiers attached to 174 Battalion, Ikorodu, around 8:30pm on Sunday.

Guard, Cleaner Arrested For Sleeping Off As N10m Goods Are Stolen


The police have charged a security guard Gabriel Elijah and a cleaner Eju Bright after goods valued at over N10million was carted away from a luxury goods store and a hair salon in Lekki Phase 1, Lagos.
The Nation learnt that last Saturday, a hairdresser employed by the salon owner, Mr Abiodun Yusuf, resumed for work at around 6am but met the building’s gate locked.

Man Petrol Bombs His Ex Lover’s House At Night While She Was Inside


A 38-year-old Zimbabwean taxi driver is on the run after he allegedly petrol-bombed his ex-girlfriend’s house in the middle of the night on suspicion she was accommodating another man.
According to H Metro, Llyod Tranos of Dzivaresekwa Extension, Zimbabwe, is now on the police wanted list after he failed to appear at the Harare magistrates’ court answering to attempted murder and assault charges.

“I Am Competing With Anybody” — B Red On His Relationship With Davido


HKN signed act, Adebayo Adeleke fondly called B-Red has revealed to The Nation that he has no issues with his cousin and DMW record owner, Davido.
B Red who admits he is not bothered about what people are saying said:
“Aside from being a label mate, Davido is my brother. I’m always with him. I’m always chatting with him. We just shot my new video ‘Fall For You’. Because he owned a label now, doesn’t imply that we are having issues. We are still together, we still make music together.

Alfa paid me N500 to lure 3 year old to his death-15 year old suspect


Emotions ran high, yesterday, at White Sands area of Isheri-Osun, Lagos, following a startling revelation by a teenager of how he lured a three-year-old child to a Muslim cleric, popularly called Alfa, who then killed him. 

The 15-year-old suspect, a primary six pupil, stated that the cleric, Kazeem Alimson, paid him N500 to lure the victim to a designated point, from where she was taken away to be killed. 

Afenifere kicks as police arrest Ife monarch, 14 indigenes


The United Nations, the Federal Government and Cameroon have signed a tripartite agreement on the safe return of over 65,000 Internally Displaced Persons currently in Cameroon.
This was disclosed in Calabar, Cross River State on Wednesday by the Federal Commissioner, National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons, Hajiya Sadiya Umaru-Farouq, during the commencement of distribution food and other items to the Bakassi IDPs.

64-year-old Woman Who Gave Birth to Twin Babies Breaks Silence


A 64-year-old woman who gave birth to twins after undergoing fertility treatment in the US has defended her decision following criticism from people. People say her age is something that is disturbing as they worry what would happen to the kids if something 'bad' happens to her.

The woman identified as Mauricia Ibanez gave birth to twins -Gabriel and Maria de la Cruz- at a hospital in the northern city of Burgos last month spoke out saying her age doesn't bother her at all.