Saturday, 7 November 2015
Three weeks ago, 24 teams from six confederations arrived in South America to contest the FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015. Fifty-two matches later it has been confirmed that an African side will definitely lift the trophy, while Belgium and Mexico will seek to end their campaign on a high note by winning bronze before the tournament showpiece gets underway. FIFA.com looks ahead to the final day of competition.
Friday, 6 November 2015
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After 23 Years In California Prison, Yakubu Gowon's Son, Musa Jack Ngonadi Gowon., Granted Clemency By Obama(
One thing led to another and Musa Jack Ngonadi Gowon. was given birth to
To many skeptics and nay sayers out there, Musa is not the real son of Gowon, this information is not true and inaccurate because the old man Gowon has acknowledged in different fora that Musa is his son whom he is proud of Young Musa later relocated to US with his deceased mum Edith,a decision he took to better his lot in Life
This is hard to believe but according to the guy who posted this on Facebook, Some folks in Port Harcourt this past Monday Nov. 2nd exhumed frozen
chicken buried by Customs officers and some people on the thread confirmed it happened. Are these folks for real? See more photos after the cut..
Kenyans and Zimbabweans had a twitter fight two days go after a Kenyan news outlet, The Spectator, published a false article saying that Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe made a defamatory comment about Kenyans. The report has now been discredited. Spectator quoted Mugabe as saying
Graphic Photos: Four Members Of A Family Die In Fatal Accident In Benue State [Viewers discretion advised]
Four members of a family lost their lives this morning in a fatal accident along the Abakwa, Buruku local government area of Benue state. The accident involved an 18-seater commercial bus that collided with a motorcycle carrying the deceased persons which comprised of a man, his wife and two brothers.
They all died on the spot, while a few passengers in the bus, including the driver, sustained serious injuries. The deceased were returning from the burial of a family member when they met their untimely death. See the graphic photos after the cut...
Girls in Sierra Leone are given pregnancy tests before being allowed to sit their exams, says the rights group Amnesty International.
An 18-year-old described the physical inspection she was given in March before sitting her final school exams in the Amnesty report;
Here is a glimpse from a 2-day ministers-designate retreat at Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa. The two day retreat for 36 ministerial nominees who were recently screened and confirmed by the Senate recently kicked off today. It is also expected that the inauguration of the appointees would take place soon after the retreat.
Pictured -the All Progressives Congress APC national leader Bola Tinubu and governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto during a meeting today... They were also pictured with APC chieftain Pa Bisi Akande
Pictured on the 'wall of fame' is former Lagos state governor and national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu being recognized by the American association of community colleges AACC as an outstanding alumni for the year 2002..... Tinubu studied at the Richard J. Daley College in Illinois.
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar joined President Buhari for today's Jumat prayers at the state house
Thursday, 5 November 2015
The comedian and his wife Mary Josephine Abraham were legally joined together as husband an wife earlier today at the Ikoyi Registry in Lagos in the presence of their close friends and relatives.
The Redeemed Christian Church of God has risen to the rescue of users of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway as it undertook the repair of the Arepo and Warewa ends of the road on Wednesday.
According to PUNCH, it was observed that some trucks belonging to the church filling up bad portions of the road.
The development has eased traffic on the expressway inward Ogun State but the situation remains unchanged on the other side of the road, inward Lagos State.
Wednesday, 4 November 2015
IF, as the saying goes, money talks, it is speaking in unmistakable terms to some people: You may own me but do not touch me. At least for now.
For fear of being identified as owners of huge deposits in banks, amid acclaimed success in the Bank Verification Number (BVN), some politically exposed persons and top officers in the public service seem to have evaded the scheme, The Guardian has learnt.
This revelation came to light last night as the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) extended the timeline for banks' customers in the Diaspora to enroll for their BVN to January 31, 2016.
A competent source in the banking sector said the deposits belonging to such groups, which are still in the system, are so enormous that none of the banks associated with the lodgments would want to miss them.
Horrifying Moment Brazilian Police Officer Kills His Wife After Chasing Her Down The Street And Shooting Her 11 Times In The Back
This is the horrifying moment a police officer chased his wife down a street before shooting her at point-blank range.
The 46-year-old man attacked his wife Veridiana Rodrigues Carneiro, 36, on the street in Uberlandia, south east Brazil, on October 20.
Sources said the couple were having an argument before the man fired up to 11 shots around 10.50am.
The man who identified himself as Allen Jones, welcomed a daughter with his wife Madison Marie Jones on October 29.
Before the couple and their newborn left the hospital, Mr. Jones decided to surprise his wife with a brand new Honda SUV..
helps. This is what a house help did to an innocent child". She didn't give further details. Don't know if this happened in Nigeria...the child also looks dead,
Tuesday, 3 November 2015
Prophet T.B Joshua In Tanzania,
Welcome At The Airport By Country Elected
T.B Joshua is in Tanzania for the inauguration of the 5th President of the united Republic Of Tanzania Dr John Pombe Magufuli that will take place on Thursday Nov 5th. TB Joshua is pictured in the first photo with the elected president, Magufili. And also, in the last photo is Joshua with outgoing president Dr Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete
The General Overseer Of Synagogue Church of All Nation, Prophet T.BJoshua is in Tanzania for the inauguration of the 5th President of the United Republic of Tanzania Dr John Pombe Magufuli that will take place on Thursday Nov 5th 2015.
The newTanzania President Dr John Pombe Magufulisaid Prophet T.B Joshua told him he will win the Presidential election, Dr John Pombe Magufuli could not believed the prophecy because incumbent President had not lost to the Opposition party in history of the country,but for God so good, the Prophecy came to pass, Dr John Pompe Magufuli now became the President of Tanzania, he invited the man of God to grace the inauguration occasion on Thursday.
The party leadership had endorsed the duo of Senator Ahmed Lawan and George Akume as Senate President and deputy senate president, respectively, but the Like Minds Senators in the Red Chamber who
craved for autonomy for National Assembly ensured victory for Saraki and Ike Ekweremadu.
While Saraki and his Like Minds Senators relished their victory, the aggrieved party leaders recoiled into their shells, smarting for showdown. To those calling for ceasefire, for the sake of amity in the progressive camp, the aggrieved leaders squealed over the election of Senator Ike Ekweremadu as deputy senate president, which they argued cast a slur on the monumental feat achieved by the All Progressives Congress, (APC) in the last general elections. To rub salt into APC’s injury, the Peoples Democratic Party, went to town proclaiming that the election of Senator Ekweremadu showed it political astuteness, taunting the ruling party as inexperience.
Assistant Registrar at the University of Zimbabwe Ngaatendwe Takawira is in hot water for procuring a wrong size academic cap for President Robert Mugabe
Monday, 2 November 2015
Two suspected armed robbers, arrested by detectives attached to the Lagos State Police Command, have claimed that the manager of a company contracted them to rob his boss of N40 million at Oshodi area of Lagos. The suspects, Saheed Ogunseye (32) and Joshua Adetola (26), said the manager, now at large, hired them to rob his boss, after a failed initial attempt.
They added that the manager had earlier hired a gang to rob his female boss, but when it failed, he started looking for another gang and finally found and hired them. The suspects explained that they attacked the woman’s shop located at Oshodi Market on a day she was planning to travel to the United States. The men confessed that the robbery and subsequent location of the money inside her car boot was given to them by the victim’s manager.
Margaret Thome Bekema had to drop out of high school to care for her sick mother
A 97-year-old woman on Thursday finally received her high school diploma, 79 years after she was supposed to graduate.
Margaret Thome Bekema, who would have walked with the Catholic Central High School class of 1936 in Grand Rapids, Mich., had to drop out in her junior year to care for her cancer-afflicted mother. She later did clerical work for the armed forces and served as a preschool teacher.
LONDON — Saturday night saw One Direction perform its last scheduled tour date before the band's 2016 hiatus. Incidentally, Saturday night also saw the emotional breakdown of Directioners worldwide.
It's common knowledge that there's no better way to deal with heartbreak - or any extreme emotion, for that matter - than starting a hashtag and getting it to trend across the globe. Luckily, 1D fans are extra good at this (#ZAYNHASNOCHILL anyone?) and set to work straight away on #ProudOfOneDirection.
One Hell Of A Hangover: Man Wakes Up From Boozy Stag Party To Discover Pair Of Ray-Bans Sunglasses Tattooed To His Face
The party-goer looked in the mirror after a night out and thought his friends had drawn around his eyes with marker pen. But when he tried to wash the markings off, he realised it was a permanent tattoo, which included the word 'Rayban' etched into his skin. The man in his fifties, from Swansea, South Wales, has since spent two years getting the sunglasses tattoo lasered off of his face.
A young woman who allegedly got high on Flakka sometime back and then stripped naked at a restaurant and allowed strangers play with her vagina on camera has been arrested.
The 23-year-old woman identified as Angelic Isabella Valle was arrested was arrested and charged with lewd and lascivious behavior.
Miami Beach police picked up Isabella after the shocking video of her dancing naked and causing damage to the Johnny Rockets restaurant, which is located at 728 Ocean Drive, went viral.
The family of Christopher Okafor Onanwa in Umuoba Akabor village, Mbaukwu, Awka South Local Government Area, Anambra State have been in sorrow for the past forty years. Four out of the seven children born in the family have been blind from their childhood.
To make matters worse, the mother of the blind children, Mercy Okafor, is now paralysed, following complications that arose after she had an injection.
Actress Mercy Aigbe-Gentry looked stunning in this lovely pink gown at her movie premiere yesterday November 1st. Her colleagues Fathia Balogun, Biodun Okeowo and Comedian Seyi Law attended the event
Some people pray daily for getting a baby, while others, due to different reasons, prefer to abandon their newborn kids.
The baby in the pictures above was found this morning in Tanke area of Ilorin covered in blood helplessly in a black polythene bag. Must have been there since midnight, and dumped by an heartless lady who don't value human worth.
The baby has been properly taken care off and taken to the motherless baby home.
Borgu Emirate in Niger State was in a mourning yesterday as the remains of its Emir, Alhaji Haliru Dantoro Kitoro III (Mai Borgu), were laid to rest.
President Muhammadu Buhari, National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, governors and other dignitaries witnessed the funeral.
Some of the late emir’s subjects, well-wishers and mourners broke down in tears
The late emir, a former minister and ex-senator, died on Friday in a German hospital. He was 77.
PAN-Yoruba socio-cultural organisation Afenifere leader Pa Reuben Fasoranti yesterday parted ways with the group, claiming that its founding fathers’ goals “are being gradually eroded”.
In a letter signed by him, Fasoranti said he could no longer reconcile himself with how the group is drifting.
Fasoranti, who became the group’s leader after the death of Chief Abraham Adesanya, said he has resigned forthwith.
The socio-cultural group was formidable in the past until its polarisation led to the emergence of the Afenifere Renewal Group (ARG), under Mr Wale Oshun.