Monday, 11 July 2016

Rapper Troy Ave Freed On $500,000 Bond

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According to the NY Daily News, rapper Troy Ave has been freed on a $500,000 bond. The bond was secured by his mom's house in Brooklyn. The charges that Troy Ave currently face are weapons possession, attempted murder and more. The charges stem from a deadly shooting that took place at a T.I. concert on May 25. The shooting left Troy Ave's childhood friend and bodyguard Ronald McPhatter dead, and the rapper has denied responsibility for shooting the shot which killed him.

I’m looking forward to having sex with Mikel Obi – Cossy Orjiakor

Nollywood queen of boobs, Cossy Orjiakor, has revealed she is looking forward to having sex with Chelsea midfielder, John Mikel Obi.She noted that her hidden love for the player cannot be over emphasized.

The controversial actress told Encomium although she has not met Mikel, she is looking forward to meeting him on a good day.

I Will Sue Oritsefemi if He Doesn’t Pay My Money- Puffytee

Now that the two elephants have finished the public fight; Babatope Temidayo, aka Puffytee,is asking that Oritsefemi to pay him his money. Puffytee was the producer of  Mayorkun’s hit single, Eleko and has contributed to producing Oritsefemi’s album.

Danku and Oritsefemi are now friends which is the more reasons he is asking for his money.“When this feud started, Danku told me not to worry that everything will be fine, so I left and continued working on my other projects. I’m asking for my money now because they have settled. I didn’t reach out to Oritsefemi because I and Danku have been working on other projects together.”

How a ritualist was caught at Ipaja, Lagos

A suspected ritualist who attempted to bury some items in the Iyana Ipaja area of Lagos state last night during the Euros 2016 finals, was caught by residents.

Below is how a social media user @Smoothknight narrated the story at an online platform;

Photos: Sarah Ofili Flaunts Sizzling Bikini Body

The stunning model is having the time of her life in one of her favorite beach resorts in the country.
The 32-year-old was pictured flaunting her gorgeous body and assets for an impromptu photo shoot.

I’m Not Ashamed To Be Gay – Nigerian Pastor Says God Ordained Him

Nigeria’s first gay pastor, founder of secret gay church, House of Rainbow, Rowland Jide Macaulay, says he is proud to have come out in the open, even though he is still trying to get over his families’ rejection.
Macaulay revealed how he felt after being rejected by family and friends over his s*xual status.
The homosexual pastor revealed on his Facebook page how he had on several occasions thought of committing suicide.

Video: CNN panel goes off the rails when ex-cop claims black people are ‘prone to criminality’

Ghana begins Visa-on-Arrival policy for Nigeria and other AU member states ‎

Kotoka-International-Airport, Ghana

The Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) said that foreign nationals from the African Union (AU) member states can now travel to Ghana and be issued with visas on arrival. Francis Palmdeti, Head of Public Affairs of the GIS, said on Monday in a statement that Ghana kick-starts the new visa policy.

Graphic Photos: 7 students of Ekiti State University die in an accident on campus route

The incident occurred this evening along NNPC-Iwokoro Ekiti State University road, as the students were leaving school after their exam was canceled due to strike. It involved the school’s cab and an 18-passenger bus. Others who sustained varying degrees of injuries have been taken to the hospital. 

Documentary: The Ancient City Of Timbuktu (Mansa Musa)

Dimitri Payet gives his side of the story on Cristiano Ronaldo’s injury

Dimitri Payet gives his side of the story on Cristiano Ronaldos injury 

Dimitri Payet’s foul on Cristiano Ronaldo was the big talking point of last night’s Euro 2016 final.
The West Ham man injured Portugal’s star man with a tough tackle; he got the ball, but he caught Ronaldo’s knee with his trailing leg, and Ronaldo went down in a heap.

Cristiano Ronaldo’s mother takes to Twitter to criticize Payet for hurting her son

Cristiano Ronaldos mother takes to Twitter to criticize Payet for hurting her son 

Cristiano Ronaldo may have only played 25 minutes of last night’s Euro 2016 final, but the Real Madrid man was still the biggest talking point.
The 3-time Ballon D’Or winner was injured in the early stages of the game after taking a tough tackle from France’s Dimitri Payet.

Carlo Ancelotti reveals nice note left by Pep Guardiola in his Bayern office

Carlo Ancelotti reveals nice note left by Pep Guardiola in his Bayern office

Carlo Ancelotti had his first official day as Bayern Munich manager today.
With Euro 2016 all wrapped up, it’s time for club bosses to get back to work, and Carlo took up the reins in Bavaria today, meeting the Bayern hierarchy and being shown around the plush Allianz Arena.

Medran leaves Madrid for Valencia

Alvaro Medran has left Real Madrid to join Valencia on a four-year-deal.
Medran signed a contract at Mestalla until June 2020 after failing to break into the Madrid first team.
The midfielder made just five senior appearances for Madrid and spent the previous campaign on loan at Getafe.

Pastor Chris Oyakhilome’s ex-wife, Anita talks about false prophets and false soul winners in new article


When people talk about winning souls these days, I feel absolutely concerned for the so-called souls. It looks to me like a lion on a breakfast mission, in search for his hunt; he hides behind the grass for an unwise lamb that would wander away from the herd in search of fresh grass. This will be an easy catch and good feast for the lion’s plate.
When I hear these people talk about winning souls, I feel sorry for the souls who have no idea of what they are getting into. It sometimes sounds to me like blood-thirty people desperate to count the number of innocent, ignorant people who will give their blood to be sucked. These souls are classified, as those who are needy, can undoubtedly gullible in their search for solutions and wanting to identify or belong to a community.

50-Year-Old Man In Court For Biting Policeman


A 50-year-old man, Totoola Adetunji has been charged to the Igbosere Magistrates’ Court, Lagos for allegedly biting a police officer.
The accused who together with his accomplices (now at large) is facing trial on a four-count charge of conspiracy, assault, breach of peace and obstruction.

“We will continue to destroy oil installations,” Niger Delta Avengers threaten

Separatist group, Niger Delta Avengers, has declared that it will continue to carry out its activities until President Muhammadu Buhari is ready to genuinely address the problems of the region.
The group which has claimed responsibility for several pipeline attacks in the Niger Delta warned that it will continue to impede all avenues to export crude oil from the region.

Taylor Swift tops Forbes' list of highest-paid celebrities of the year

Taylor Swift was the highest paid celebrity in the world last year - raking in $170MILLION 

There's no 'Blank Space' in Taylor Swift's bank account.
The singer-songwriter tops Forbes' annual list of the 100 highest-paid celebrities with $170 million.
Swift is ahead of fellow chart-topping pop stars Adele at No. 9 with $80.5 million, Madonna at No. 12 with $76.5 million, Rihanna at No. 13 with $75 million and Katy Perry at No. 63 with $41 million.

South African twins planned to blow up US embassy – Police

Two South African brothers arrested on terrorism charges were plotting to blow up the US embassy in Pretoria and Jewish institutions, and planned to join the so-called Islamic State, police said Monday.
The 23-year-old twins, Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie, appeared briefly in a Johannesburg magistrate court after being arrested at the weekend.

Omisore Disowns Osun PDP Emissaries To Ooni


The embattled former Deputy Governor of Osun State, Senator Iyiola Omisore, has distanced himself from the Peoples Democratic Party emissaries led by the Chairman of the party in Osun State, Mr. Soji Adagunodo to the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi.
Adagunodo, who was in an opposing camp to Omisore’s had led some members of the party to the palace of Oba Ogunwusi and pleaded with the monarch to forgive Omisore who has yet to visit the Ooni seven months after he was enthroned as the Ife monarch.
They also asked the monarch to assist Omisore, who is his subject to get out of the detention of  the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.

Newcastle United value Moussa Sissoko at £35m

Moussa Sissoko and Nani 

Newcastle United have put a £35 million price tag on France international Moussa Sissoko, according to Press Association Sport.
Sissoko, who impressed as France lost the Euro 2016 final to Portugal, has been linked with a move away from Tyneside since the club's relegation from the Premier League at the end of last season.

2 Memphis Police Suspended With Pay for Racist Snapchat

2 Memphis Police Suspended w/ Pay for Racist Snapchat
This past Thursday, 12 cops were shot by a gunman during a peaceful protest conducted by Black Lives Matter. The group was marching for justice for Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, who were both slain by police within a few days of each other.

Juventus offer Pogba new deal worth £130,000-a-week to ward off United

Juventus star Paul Pogba has been offered a new contract to ward off Man United, according to Mino Raiola 

Juventus have offered Paul Pogba a new contract in a bid to stave off interest from Manchester United, according to agent Mino Raiola.

The central midfielder, subject of serious interest from United, is jetting off on holiday after France lost the European Championship final against Portugal on Sunday night.
It is believed the package presented by Juventus will include a wage increase to around £130,000 a week.

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Meet These Child Prostitutes Who Sleep In A Cemetery


This boy and girl in these photos are referred to as the lost children of Liberia – who share graves in Monrovia’s Palm Grove Cemetery which has become their new home.
As TB, Aids and heroin abuse run rife, one girl, 16-year-old Princess Chea, spoke withthe Daily Mirror
Princess was just 10 when she first started selling herself to old men on the streets of downtown Monrovia, who would pay her £1.40 for sex. With tears in her hollow, yellowing eyes, she told:

Theresa May set to replace Cameron as rival quits UK PM race

Home Secretary Theresa May, pictured making a major speech this morning, set out her stall to run a government in the centre ground with an agenda of 'serious social reform' in a major break from David Cameron's premiership 
Home Secretary Theresa May is set to become Britain's first woman prime minister since Margaret Thatcher after her only rival abruptly quit the race on Monday, removing the need for a drawn-out leadership contest.
May, 59, was left as the only candidate to succeed David Cameron, who announced he was stepping down after Britons voted last month to leave the European Union. Britain's planned withdrawal has weakened the 28-nation bloc and created huge uncertainty over trade and investment.

Video: Germany: Largest ever orchestra break the world record in Frankfurt

More than 7,500 classical musicians got together to perform in a German football arena over the weekend to set the world record for the biggest-ever orchestra.
Amateur groups and full orchestras from Germany as well as those from Austria and the Netherlands took part in the mega-show on Saturday evening (July 9) in Frankfurt’s Commerzbank Arena, national news agency DPA reported.

Pelle leaves Southampton for Shandong Luneng

Graziano Pelle

Southampton striker Graziano Pelle has joined Chinese Super League side Shandong Luneng for £12m.
Pelle, 30, joined the Premier League side from Feyenoord in 2014 and scored 30 goals in 81 appearances.

Calabar under tight security, threatens tough times for criminals

Less than 24 hours after Cross River State Governor, Prof. Ben Ayade joined security agencies in a show of force in Calabar, there is a noticeable presence of security personnel in all major streets in the state capital. 

A statement issued yesterday by the Governor’s Chief Press Secretary, Christian Ita, reports that about eight detachments of security personnel drawn from all the forces, where seen at strategic locations keeping watch along Marian Road alone,. 

Photos: Chinese mother slashes son's wrist with a meat cleaver to treat snake bite

Tragic: The  boy lies in his hospital bed after receiving treatment for the wound to his wrist in China

A mother in China decided to cut her son's wrist using a meat cleaver after he was bitten by a snake last week. 
The woman said she was hoping to drain the bad blood from her son's body in order to treat the snake bite, reports the People's Daily Online
According to doctors, the nine-year-old child almost lost his right arm as the knife was just three millimetres from the child's tendon.
According to the report, the child was playing outside of the family's home with a chicken at around 1pm on July 7th.

Video: Eritrean migrant man emerges from inside a SUITCASE at Switzerland train station

Primary School Boy, 7yrs old Chibuike, Detain by Nigeria Police for Alleged Murder

Police 4

A primary 2 pupil, Chibuike Oramalu, has been detained by the Enugu State Police Command for alleged murder. Police detained 7-year-old Chibuike over the death of a 12-year-old boy, Oluebube Boniface, on May 29, 2016.
According to the boy’s mum, Mrs. Nwakaego Oramalu, Chibuike has been in detention since May 30.

Newcastle’s Georginio Wijnaldum may join Spurs, not Mario Gotze

Rumour: Newcastles Georginio Wijnaldum may join Spurs, not Mario Gotze

Vincent Janssen should complete his move to White Hart Lane any day now, while in the past few days Spurs have been linked with attacking midfielders.
Bayern Munich’s Mario Gotze has been linked with Spurs, while on Monday the rumours are Newcastle’s Georginio Wijnaldum may join Mauricio Pochettino’s side.

Emir Sanusi Performs Traditional ‘Durbah’ In Kano


The Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II, has made his debut as he performed the required traditional ‘Durbah’ since becoming the 47th Emir of Kano over a year ago.
The Dorayi traditional ‘durbah’, horse riding ceremony, yesterday, made it the first Eid that Emir Sanusi II, performed.

‘Uncle raped me four times a week for years’


A 14-year-old girl, Faith (pseudonym), from Delta State has said that when her uncle brought her to Lagos State three years ago, little did she know she would end up as his sex slave.
Faith said she was excited to follow her mother’s brother, Chigozie Bright, to Lagos in 2013 after she was assured of obtaining quality education in Lagos.

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Police arrested man who posted the video of Alton Sterling's shooting

Chris LeDay wasn't the one who filmed the Alton Sterling shoot, but he was one who made the video go viral. He was one of the first people to post it on social media. He spread it on his IG page, Twitter and Facebook pages and it was from his page other media houses took the video and spread it.

Promoter accuses IYANYA of unpaid bills


Music star, Iyanya has just ended his tour of the United States of America. The singer took to Instagram, today, July 11, 2016 thanking fans for their unwavering support.

"Thank you to everyone who came out..US tour done," he wrote. Immediately promoter and business consultant, Don Demoe called out the "Oreo" hitmaker for unpaid dues.

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Burna Boy says he discovered himself in Nigeria

Burna Boy

Dancehall singer, Burna Boy, who recently visited the United Kingdom for a concert, has revealed that he had a better idea of his calling when he visited Nigeria. 

The singer, who had his concert in London, was able to visit after the expiration of a 7-year ban that restricted him from entering the UK.

Transformer explosion kills 3 in Abuja

Electricity Transformer.

No fewer that three people have been reported dead when a power transformer exploded in Abuja, injuring five other people. 

The incident happened in Tudun-Wada area of Abuja, along theAirport Road

Newcastle sign Arsenal's Hayden

Newcastle United have announced the signing of Isaac Hayden, with the 21-year-old arriving from Arsenal and penning a five-year deal.  

Hayden, who is primarily a defender, is a product of Arsenal's youth system and made his debut for the club in 2013, before spending the 2015-16 season on-loan at Hull City. 

Iyanya set to launch new record label

Popular Nigerian singer and Kukere crooner, Iyanya has announced that he would be launching his new record soon.
He took to his Instagram this morning to announce to his fans and followers, his plan to launch a new label and that they should look forward to his new album which is set to drop soon as well.

Arsene Wenger: I won't break Arsenal contract to take England job

Arsene Wenger has ruled out leaving Arsenal to become the new England manager, but said he would be open to taking the job in the future.
The Three Lions post is currently vacant following Roy Hodgson's decision to resign after the side's Euro 2016 round-of-16 elimination at the hands of Iceland.

Papiss Cisse leaves Newcastle to sign for Shandong Luneng

Papiss Cisse has signed for Chinese Super League side Shandong Luneng,Newcastle have announced.
Cisse, 31, joined Newcastle from Freiburg in January 2012 and went on to score 44 goals in 131 appearances for the Magpies.

Omarion And Apryl Jones Have Agreed To Split!

Arsenal table bid for Arda Turan

Arsenal have tabled a bid for Barcelona flop Arda Turan, according to Don Balon

Just over 12 months after joining the Spanish giants, and seven months after making his competitive debut, the Turkey international has been put up for sale after failing to make the desired impact. 

Billions Of Looted Funds Found On Farmland In Abuja Shocking – Dogara

Yakubu Dogara

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Honourable Yakubu Dogara, at a meeting with newspaper editors in Abuja on Saturday has expressed shock at the level of corruption discovered by anti-graft agencies so far describing it as unimaginable.
While making reference to the recent discovery of billions of looted funds buried in a farm in Abuja, Dogara said he was shocked by the monumental looting of the treasury in the past.
The speaker added that he had never heard of such impunity in which people “stole for the sake of stealing,” condemning the new tricks of suspected looters to bury their loot in farmland.

Fathia & Saheed Balogun Wish Their Son A Happy Birthday As He Turns A Year Older

Photo: Massive crocodile spotted at Northern Territory fishing spot Shady Camp

Orhan Yilmaz photographed this massive five-metre crocodile  in the waters of popular fishing spot Shady Camp

A massive five-metre crocodile has been sighted in the waters of a popular fishing spot.
Orhan Yilmaz, 30, photographed the reptile as it was swimming in the mangroves in Shady Camp, a spot regularly frequented by anglers in the Northern Territory's Mary River National Park.
The images have emerged just months after a man drowned in a Northern Territory river after a crocodile flipped his boat.

Australian man charged after filming himself biting off a rat's head

Matthew Maloney, 25, says he didn't think biting off the head off a live rat was 'that bad'The Brisbane electrician posted a video to his Facebook page on January 16, showing him grabbing a live, small white rat, biting its head off and swallowing it

Man who filmed himself biting off the head of a live rat says he doesn't think 'it was that bad.'
Matthew Maloney, 25, posted a video to his Facebook page on January 16, showing him grabbing a live, small white rat, biting its head off and swallowing it.
The electrician appeared in the Brisbane Magistrates Court on Monday and pleaded guilty to inflicting unnecessary pain to a domestic rat.

Florida girl fighting for her life after brother deliberately ran over her

A teenage girl was hit at 2528 13th Avenue South (pictured), about three miles southwest of downtown St Petersburg, Florida on Sunday night by her 26-year-old brother, who drove off after the crash

A teenage girl is in critical condition after she was struck by a car driven by her 26-year-old brother, who drove off after the crash.
The girl was hit at 2528 13th Avenue South, about three miles southwest of downtown St Petersburg, Florida on Sunday night.

Six suspects arrested over the murder of a female preacher in Abuja

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command has confirmed the arrests of six suspects in connection with the gruesome murder of the female pastor of Divine Touch Parish of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Mrs. Eunice Mojisola Elisha, in the early hours of Saturday.
The mother of seven was hacked to death in the Kubwa-Bazango, a satellite town in Abuja while she was on her normal morning evangelism between 5a.m. and 6a.m.

Chelsea negotiate Lionel Messi's Barca exit

Lionel Messi

Jorge Messi, the father and representative of five-time Ballon d'Or winnerLionel Messi, has held negotiations with Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich concerning the Barcelona No. 10's potential departure from the Camp Nou, the Sun reported.