Friday, 30 June 2017

Shots Fired: Between Hushpuppi, Phyno and Kcee

Rapper Phyno (L) and Malaysia-based Socialite Hushpuppi
There seems to be some beef brewing between rapper Phyno and Malaysia-based socialite, Ray Hushpuppi.

The drama started when Hushpuppi called out Phyno and Ice Prince on social media platform, SnapChat for allegedly wearing fake Patek Philippe wristwatches.

See his Post after the cut

Thursday, 29 June 2017

Can You Guess Which One Of These Women Is 41?

Aging is inevitable. Growing old is a part of life. As every year passes, our outer appearance changes. Some are more genetically blessed than others, but when it all comes down to it — your appearance depends on how well you take care of your body.
Lure Hsu has shocked millions with her youthful looks. Although the interior designer is currently 41-years-old, she often gets mistaken for being in her early twenties. But she's not the only one! Apparently Lure comes from a family of youthful looking women who all look like half their age, including their 63-year-old mother!

Shocking: Pre-Teen Expelled From Secondary School for Attempting to Poison Co-Pupil with Acid

A junior secondary school 1 pupil of Lekki British International School, Lekki, Lagos has been expelled for allegedly putting sulphuric acid and ethanol in the water bottle of his classmate!

The 12-year old is reported to have carried out the shocking act because he was furious that his 11-year old female classmate had beaten him to the first position in their first and second term examinations.

Charlie Gard: The EHRC Rules Against Parents' Bid for U.S. Treatment

Dad, Chris Gard, Mum, Connie Yates and their Son, Charli
A European Human Rights court has given its verdict on a case of human rights that will compel a couple to allow their sick baby to die.

The parents of the baby Charlie, Chris Gard and Connie Yates have been in a long legal battle to save their baby who is suffering from a rare genetic illness.

Photo: 2 Chibok Girls Meet President Donald Trump

Photo shows President of the United States, Donald Trump, his daughter, Ivanka Trump and the teen school girls from Chibok, Borno state, Nigeria, Joy Bishara and Lydia Pogu with some others at the Oval office in Washington.

Joy and Lydia, two of the famed Chibok school girls, escaped from their abductors, the Boko Haram in 2014 and were given the opportunity to emigrate to the United States by a Christian charity.

They are now high school graduates and have now met with the most powerful man in the world. What a great ending to a what must have been a very traumatic experience!

Monday, 26 June 2017

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone is 20!

The magic of Harry Potter has had fans spell-bound for 2 decades
Author, J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone turns 20 today. The outstandingly successful author went on to write several other books chronicling the adventures of the boy wizard and Rebecca Reid writes this beautiful piece in the about how the series of books which she first encountered at the age of 6 have affected her and continue to provide a place of peace as she lives her adult life. Read after the cut.

Funny Pictures: Monitoring Spirit Captured on Camera

Beware, Monitoring Spirits abound. 

Lady shares pictures of a nicely dressed gentlemanman who seems unabashedly nosy. More pictures after the cut.

Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Question of the Day

From twitter today, Asa Asika why men keep their nails. What's your answer to his question?

Torture: Bad Dad Chains His 13 Year Old Son After Accusing Him of Stealing His N2,000

Bad Dad, Adeoye Oreyomi
A 13 year-old who was chained by his father for stealing his N2,000.00 has been rescued by Policemen attached to the Shagamu Police Division of the Ogun State Command, yesterday.

Neighbours at 9, Dokun Street, Ewuga, Shagamu told Vanguard that the teenager was found naked on the bare floor with his hands and legs bound. They also said he had blood stains on his body.

Family of 11 Year-Old Fire Victim Cries Out for Help

Victim of Fire, Miss Esther Ude
UMUAHIA – For 11 year-old Miss Esther Emeka Ude, life has been hell. The primary five pupil of Divine Learning Academy, Aba, Abia State has been in severe pain since December 30, 2016, when she sustained third degree burns as a result of a fire incident caused by a lantern explosion from adulterated kerosene which set her room ablaze while she was asleep.

Health: Drinking Sachet and Bottled Water Exposed to Sunlight is Bad for Your Health

Do you drink “pure water” and “bottle water"? Some people see sachet "pure" water as unhygienic and so prefer only to drink water in the plastic bottle. Well research by microbiologists has shown that water hygienically packaged in plastic or sachet is not  bad to health. What they say is bad, however, is that plastic or cellophane, the materials commonly used to package water in Nigeria, react to sunlight generating chemicals which are harmful to the body.

Tuesday, 20 June 2017

Teen Drowns In Manchester While Swimming on Hottest Day of the Year

Paul Lawson drowned in Manchester Reservoir
Emotional tributes are being paid to a teenager who drowned while swimming with friends on a scorching hot day.

The teen, named by friends as Paul Lawson, was remembered by grief-stricken pals as a "great guy" and keen footballer who was "loved by so many".

Victim Slashes Organ of Attacker With Razor - Says Social Media, "Give Her A Medal"

In a fantastic show of bravery, a 14-year-old rape victim, Abasiya Tukur has slashed the manhood of her attacker identified as Bishir Yau with a razor blade while attempting to free herself from his grips in Katsina State and social media is awash with memes calling for her to be awarded a medal.

Mug Shot Sensation Steals More Hearts At Milan Fashion Week

Jeremy Meeks
Do you remember this handsome mug shot subject who had the ladies swooning a few years back? His name is Jeremy Meeks.

American College Student Dies Six Days After Freedom from North Korean Prison

Otto Warmbier, the former University of West Virginia student who returned home to the U.S. last week after spending more than a year imprisoned in North Korea, died on Monday afternoon, his family announced.

Saturday, 18 March 2017

President Trump Quotes From A Nigerian Poem, Calls it Irish Proverb

President Donald Trump sparked web derision for himself on Thursday as he tried to impress visiting Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny to the White House, with an Irish proverb.

But what he quoted was neither Irish nor even a proverb. “As we stand together with our Irish friends, I’m reminded of that proverb … And this is a good one. This is one I like, I’ve heard it for many many years, and I love it,” Trump said. “Always remember to forget the friends that proved untrue. But never forget to remember those who have stuck by you,” he quoted the proverb.

Friday, 17 March 2017

My Father Gives Me N500 Each Time He Sleeps With Me, 15-yr-Old Reveals

A 15-year-year-old girl, yesterday, narrated in tears how her 42-year-old father had been sleeping with her and her elder sister since their mother left them two years ago. She said her father gives her N500 each time he wants to sleep with her. Her father, I. D. Idowu, was arrested by policemen at Ketu Division after a concerned neighbour reported the act.

Sa’adu Zungur Model Primary and Secondary School, Bauchi Where Students 'Wed' Themselves Shut by the State Government

Bauchi State Deputy Governor and Commissioner of Education, Nuhu Gidado (3rd R)
Bauchi State Government has ordered the closure of a secondary school in the state capital, Bauchi, where students allegedly conducted weddings among themselves, which the government considered to be sexual immorality.