At least 73 people were killed, including two babies, and 150 people are believed to be trapped under rubble after the 6.2-magnitude quake struck at 3.30am local time this in central Italy. Rescuers spoke of hearing children's screams from the rubble and locals were spotted frantically digging with their bare hands to try and save loved ones.
Wednesday, 24 August 2016
17-year-old Innocent Kokorifa was allegedly murdered by trigger happy policemen in Bayelsa State on Thursday 18th August, 2016 for no just cause. The deceased teenager just wrote his SSCE before he met his untimely death. Human Rights Convener, Inibehe Effiong, is currently looking for any human rights lawyer that is based in Bayelsa state that will be willing to offer pro bono services to the family. Meanwhile, the Bayelsa State Commissioner of Police has invited the father of the deceased to the state command.
Hausa man pays N20k for a bag of rice in Ibadan and money changes to N5 & N10 notes after he left the shop (photos)
The incident allegedly happened at BCJ area in Apata, Ibadan 2 days ago. According to the eyewitnes, a Hausa man came to buy a bag of rice close to where she worked. He gave the woman N20,000 (1000 and 500 notes). Immediately the man left , the woman wanted to reconfirm the money, only to discover that the money has changed to 10 naira and 5 naira denominations as pictured above. See more photos below;
The 45-year-old media personality showed off her hot body in a red swimsuit as she cools off in Cylades Island with some friends. She has got a great body. She wrote;
“I was very happy on this island. Shockingly kind and warm people. There are no barriers, there is no looking over your shoulder. Women walk alone all day, all night safely. l didn't feel threatened in any way. Here l am human and reminded to stay so. People of all ages mingling and dancing later into the night daily. Fabulous food, free concerts and free buses, stunning churches and gorgeous beaches. Also there are so many cats they have gardens for cats. What more could a witch want? 😜 Thank you. #syros #balkanculture#cyclades_islands” More photos below;
About 241 Nigerians on Tuesday voluntariy returned from Libya. They arrived at the cargo terminal of Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, aboard a Libyan airline with Reg 5A-LAR at about 4:00pm and were received by the National Emergency Management Agency on behalf of the Federal Government. The returnees comprises of 67 females (including 6 that are under 18 years) and 174 males (including 3 under 18 years). The 3 are children less than five years. More photos below:
He shared the new photos with his virgins and talked about his 4 personalities. He wrote;
Do you feel like you transform, going from one element of your character to another one?There are four personalities that dwell in this body. Charles Emeka Oputa, the guy you're having this conversation with. The phenomenon you know as CharlyBoy, Linda my feminine alter ego and Odudubariba the spiritual warrior.
My heart skipped a beat’ Torrei Hart says as she shares pic of her ex, Kevin Hart with their daughter
She has made it clear severally that she has nothing against her ex-husband, Kevin Hart and his new bride Eniko Parrish. She even went ahead to post pic of the new couple and congratulate them on their wedding. Torrie shared the above pic of the emotional moment between her husband and her daughter who was one of their lil bride at his wedding with Eniko.
Troops on Operation Lafiya Dole stationed at Darul Jamel, parts of Borno State, yesterday evening successfully repelled an attempted attack on their location by remnants of Boko Haram terrorists. The terrorists attempted to storm the troops location at about 10.00pm, but the troops killed several of them including two senior commanders that led the attack.
The troops recovered 1 Light Machine Gun (LMG) with Registration number 56M-1101229, 1 AK-47 Rifle Magazine, Rocket Propelled Grenade (RPG) Bomb and 1 top cover of an AK-47 Rifle. Other items recovered include 395 Rounds of 7.62mm (NATO) ammunition and 15 rounds of 5.5mm by .45 ammunition. See graphic photos below;
Tuesday, 23 August 2016
A Brooklyn Park man faces murder charges for allegedly beating a 7-month-old to death, days after he found out he wasn’t the baby girl’s biological father. Chris Marquis McMorris, 24, allegedly inflicted 11 rib fractures and a lacerated liver on the child when she was left in his care last March, according to second-degree murder charges filed Friday in Hennepin County District Court.
Suspected masterminds of the attack on a military post in Nembe that led to the death of 3 soldiers on August 8th 2016 have been apprehended. Two suspects allegedly died as a result of injury sustained from gunshots while trying to escape. The men were apprehended at Olugbobiri community in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa State and have been handed over to the "Operation Delta Safe Command". More photos below;
Monday, 22 August 2016
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Thursday, 18 August 2016
Reverend Father visits and dines with Fulani herdsmen while they are out grazing their cows (photos)
It’s all a lie! The true story behind viral photo of alleged bride who fled altar because husband is not Chevron staff
Few days ago, the above pic of a bride went viral and many claimed that she fled the altar after she discovered that her new husband lied to her about being a Chevron staff. Well…that was not really what happened. Here’s the story. The pictures were from a drama scene shot in a church at Obiaruku, a town in Delta state during their Valentine church programme months ago. Yes…that is the true story.
Wednesday, 17 August 2016
The Nigerian Police said to be acting on the orders of the IGP are right now restraining PDP members and delegates from accessing the Convention venue of the Party. The Inspector General of Police has been restrained by a court order from INTERFERING with the conduct of the PDP convention scheduled for this morning. More photos below;
Bella Hadid has towed the footsteps of her older sister Gigi as she strips naked for the latest photoshoot for Vogue Paris. In one of the photos, the 19-year-old stood sideways, with her face turned back to the camera. A second photo shows the model facing the camera. Bella and Taylor Hill are the latest cover girl for the magazine. More photos below;
Another young Nigerian talent! Boy builds standing fan using wires and it can last 19 hours without electricity (photos)
The young boy, Mr. Ukoma Michael hails from Ideato north, L.G.A in Imo state but resides in Aba with his parents. He built a handmade fan using wire meshes which can be powered with a battery. I hear the fan can be last for 19 hours if well charged. He already has his fans package in cartons for sale. . Ukoma says his vision is to have a company of his own that will specialize in producing fan and aircraft. Below are some of Ukoma's inventions.
Despite Federal High Court order restraining PDP from going ahead with the National Convention billed to hold today at Sharks Stadium, Port Harcourt, the party seems to be have ignored the court order as the screening of all the aspirants contesting various positions has commenced. Armed security agents are also seen loitering the venue.
A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Tuesday issued an interlocutory injunction restraining the People’s Democratic Party from electing officials into its national offices until a substantive application before it is determined. See more phtoos below;
The Nigerian Air Force has countered video recently relased by the Boko harams sect where they accused NAF of killing some of the abducted Chibok school with their fighter jets. NAF described the allegation as false and intention of the dying book haram sect to draw attention to themselves. Read statement released by NAF Director of Public Relations & Information, Ayodele Famuyiwa below;
Tuesday, 16 August 2016
Kevin Hart’s wife Enike showed off her jaw dropping hourglass figure in a skimpy black bathing suit as she and her husband Kevin stroll barefoot on a beach in St. Bart's where they are presently enjoying their honeymoon. Kevin also showed of his sculpted physique in bright blue trunks. More photos below;
Actually, it is Hollywood/Nollywood movie. ‘My Watch’ a book written by former president Obasanjo an and launched in 2014 has been adopted into a movie. Earlier today, Nigeria’s US based filmmaker Jeta Amata, American actress Vanessa Martini and Nollywood actor Enyinna Nwigwe met with the former president as they optioned his book.
Some months ago, there was a twitter exchange between Reno Omokri and the young lady Nkem where she told the former presidential aide that albeit she rarely go to church, she would attend because of the love he has for the former presidential aide. She has made good her her promise. Reno shared the pic above and wrote; ‘ Remember the girl who said this? Well, not only did she come to church, she brought along a friend who is now being mentored by me. You can't be mentored by me without accepting Christ. There's nothing God cannot do!”
Actor Solomon Akiyesi writes open letter to Pres. Buhari... Pleads with him to allow him become a herdsman
Nollywood actor Solomon Akiyesi has made an open plea to President Buhari for a job as a Fulani herdsman. In the hilarious letter he posted on his facebook page titled ‘Letter to the President,’ the actor who is in his 40’s outline reasons why he urgently needs the job. Lol, he must be joking. Read his post below;
LETTER TO MY PRESIDENT
Your Excellency Sir
APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF HERDSMAN
Your Excellency Sir
APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF HERDSMAN
Article by Common Sense maestro, Senator Ben Murray-Bruce. Read below;
Recently, the price of a bag of rice was increased to 19,000 Naira. This is coming at a time when the national minimum wage is 18,000 Naira. This got me thinking. How does a man earning 18,000 Naira feed his family when a bag of rice costs more than his monthly salary? How does he clothe his children. How does he educate his children?
The statement was released by the Senior Special Assistant to President Buhari Media & Publicity Garba Shehu. Read below;
President Muhammadu Buhari has assured international and local human rights groups of appropriate response over the report of the judicial inquiry into the clashes between soldiers and members of the Shiite movement in Nigeria, led by Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky.