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Monthly Archives: May 2012

Jim Iyke Takes UN Appointment**Gets Children For US Education.

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Controversial nollywood actor, Jim Iyke has been appointed by the United Nations to help in getting some less privileged children in Africa to get education. He was appointed some days ago by the world body. According to his duties, Jim …

Lagos Driver Sent To Prison For Blocking Fashola’s Convoy.

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A truck driver, David Abiodun, 31, has been remanded in prison custody for allegedly obstructing the motorcade of Governor Babatunde Fashola on the Lekki-Epe Expressway. He was arraigned Wednesday before an Igbosere Magistrate’s Court, Lagos, on a five-count charge of …

T.I.’s Reality Show Debuts On MTV Base.

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Get ready as MTV Base welcomes you into the fascinating world of US rapper Clifford Joseph Harris Jr. better known as T.I. in the new reality series T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle. The new series follows the Atlanta-born rapper …

5 GTBank Employees Arrested For Attempted Robbery At Gbagada Branch.

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The Lagos State Police Command has apprehended 11 armed robbery suspects including five workers of Guaranty Trust Bank. One of the workers, a senior marketing executive of the bank’s branch in Gbagada, is currently being interrogated by detectives at the …

Auditions Begin For MTN Project Fame Season 5.

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MTN Project Fame West Africa has announced the audition dates for this year’s edition of the popular music talent show. According to the  producers, auditions for the 5th edition of the MTN-sponsored property will hold in Benin on June 8, proceeding …

D’banj Stars In Kanye West’s Movie.

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The short film is titled Cruel Summer and features G.O.OD music stars – D’Banj, Big Sean, Mr Hudson, Teyana Taylor, Kid Cudi and Prince Cy Hi. It premiered at the Cannes Film Festival on Wednesday May 24th.

Photos From Funke Akindele’s Nikkai.

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Nollywood actress, Funke Akindele also known as ‘Jenifa’ took her first step to holy matrimony on Thursday, May 24, 2012 as she observed her Islamic wedding rite (Nikkai) to her socialite and politician fiancé Kenny Almaroof. The event which was …

Farewell Didier Drogba(Chelsea Official Statement).

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As a team we have accomplished so much and have won every single trophy possible. Saturday was a very special moment for everyone at the club and for all the fans, and I am very proud to have played my …

Photo of the day:Who is the finest?

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The heat is on! Competition for the most handsome man in Nigerian 2012. Who is the finest amongst them?:)

Man Proposes To Girlfriend At Finish Line Of Marathon.

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A woman who ran half of the Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon with her boyfriend said she was shocked when he dropped to a knee across the finish line and proposed. Allison Ramsey, 30, said she was feeling good about her …

‘Checkpoints Will Never Return To Nigerian Roads’ – Acting IG.

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The Acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar, has said that police checkpoints will never return to Nigerian roads. He said the checkpoints are damaging the reputation of the Nigerian police and will ensure the ban stays in place for …

Donald Driver & Peta Murgatroyd Win Dancing With The Stars Competition.

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He already has a Super Bowl ring, and now football star Donald Driver can add the “Dancing With the Stars” mirrorball trophy to his awards collection. competition The Green Bay Packers receiver won the ABC dance show Tuesday 22nd of …

Veteran Actresses, Ngozi Ezeonu, Rachael Oniga and Singer, Eldee Are Plus One Today.

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Today, May 23 is the birthdays of veteran Nollywood actresses, Rachael Oniga and Ngozi Ezeonu. Also is the birthday of Nigerian artiste, Lanre Dabiri  known as Eldee De Don. Happy birthday to you all!

Female Traffickers Conceal Cocaine In Chocolates, And Bra Arrested.

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The Airport Commander Mr. Hamza Umar noted that Onuoha Faith was detected with the assistance of Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN). One of the suspects, Faith Onuoha, a 24-year-old hair stylist, was allegedly caught with one kilogramme of methamphetamine …

Goodluck Jonathan Features in Vogue Italia.

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Nigeria’s president, Goodluck Jonathan, has been featured in the Vogue L’uomo section of the May/June 2012 edition of Vogue Italia. The feature details the interview which the magazine’s editor Franca Souzani had with the President, the Vice-President Namadi Sambo, as …

Nigeria Superstars Wizkid and Iceprince Nominated for 2012 BET Awards.

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Nigeria Superstars Ayo ‘Wizkid‘ Balogun and Panshak ‘Ice Prince‘ Zamani have been recognized by the the 2012 BET Awards. Both acts have been nominated in the ’Best International Act: Africa’ category. The nominations were announced in New York with Mindless Behavior, Big Sean, …

‘My Ex-Wife Attacked & Spit On My Girlfriend’- Usher Testifies In Court.

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Usher was in court today to testify against his ex-wife Tameka Foster, in their ongoing child custody trial, and the singer didn’t go easy on his ex. According to TMZ, Usher told the court that Tameka flew into a jealous …

An Akwa Ibom Man Carried Out The Attack On Christians At BUK.

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Augustine Effiong, 25, an indigene of Akwa Ibom State, who is popularly known as Abubakar Garba said on Monday that he helped carry out deadly attacks on April 29 at church services in the old campus of the Bayero University, …

Lagos State Govt. Shuts Down Lord Chosen Church and Mosques Over Noise Pollution.

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Three churches, two mosques and two firms were on Monday, shut down by the Lagos state government for failing to comply with the state environmental law. The general manager of the Environmental Protection Agency, Rasheed Shabi, who ordered their closure, …

Things Fall Apart’ named one of the ‘50 Most Influential Books of the last 50 years’

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Eminent African novelist Chinua Achebe’s classic novel ‘Things Fall Apart’ has made its way to the ‘50 Most Influential Books of the last 50 years’ list put together by a group called SuperScholar. The group via their website described Achebe’s …