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  • 1 day “If you’re dating a lady who doesn’t wake up before you to do morning chores you are yet to get a wife material” – Niger... Linda Ikeji
    According to Facebook user, Emeka Rodstick "If you're dating a lady who doesn't wake up before you to do the whole morning chores and make breakfast before you wake up, you are yet to get a wife material" Thoughts?The post "If you're dating a lady who doesn't wake up before you to do morning chores you are yet to get a wife material" - Nigerian man appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 1 day Owner of collapsed Jos building lost his young pregnant wife and four other family members Linda Ikeji
    Alhaji Rufai Nalele, a popular Jos businessman and owner of the three-storey building which collapsed in Jos, Plateau State, lost members of his family including his pregnant wife, Rukayya Salisu Nalele (pictured) son, daughter Amina, granddaughter Maryam, and father Alhaji Kabiru Nalele  A funeral was held on Tuesday for the victims. It was led by the Chief Imam of Jos Central Mosque, Sheikh Lawal Adam before the remains of the victims were buried at the Zaria road burial ground in Jos.  The three-storey building, which served as a pharmacy and residential apartments collapsed on Monday July 15th. The post Owner of collapsed Jos ... more
  • 1 day How to Make $1000 Reselling Gift Cards In Nigeria Linda Ikeji
    This is a sponsored post.. The economic condition of Nigeria means that it is essential to search for an alternative source of income instead of the usual traditional jobs. On average, a typical job for a university graduate begins at 40,000 Naira, which is around $121. This amount is not enough to take care of basic needs, especially if you live in an expensive city like Lagos or Abuja. I was in an exact situation last year, after finishing my youth service, I was offered a job that paid 30,000 Naira ($90). Since the job was a low paying job, I began ... more
  • 2 days It breaks my heart and I weep because I and your mum don’t live together anyone – Ubi Franklin writes his son, Jayden on his 3rd birthday Linda Ikeji
    Ubi Franklin's son, Jayden, turns 3 today July 17th and the music executive via his Instagram page shared a beautiful love letter he wrote to Jayden to mark his birthday. Ubi in the letter, recounted how Jayden was born in Northern Arizona and how he has grown so fast before his very eyes. The father of three stated that it breaks his heart and makes him weep to know that himself and Jayden's mum, actress Lilian Esoro, no longer live together after their marriage packed up. Ubi however added that he takes solace in the fact that they jointly take responsibility for his upbringing, ... more
  • 2 days It breaks my heart and I weep because I and your mum don’t live together anymore – Ubi Franklin writes his son, Jayden on his 3rd birthday Linda Ikeji
    Ubi Franklin's son, Jayden, turns 3 today July 17th and the music executive via his Instagram page shared a beautiful love letter he wrote to Jayden to mark his birthday. Ubi in the letter, recounted how Jayden was born in Northern Arizona and how he has grown so fast before his very eyes. The father of three stated that it breaks his heart and makes him weep to know that himself and Jayden's mum, actress Lilian Esoro, no longer live together after their marriage packed up. Ubi however added that he takes solace in the fact that they jointly take responsibility for his upbringing, ... more
  • 2 days Access Bank Breaks Down Barriers to African Money Transfers Linda Ikeji
    Fresh off the news cycle that saw Nigeria sign the Africa Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCfta), Africa’s largest Bank, Access Bank Plc, has announced the launch of a payments platform called AccessAfrica. AccessAfricais aimed at simplifying payments in Africa. It is a money transfer product which allow Access Bankcustomers and non customers engage in cross border transfers.AccessAfrica is available in branch and via the Access Bankmobile. Non Access Bankaccount holders can also benefit from this platform by visiting any of the 600 branches in Nigeria and subsidiaries either using local currency or USD.Part of Access Bank’s 5 year strategy is ... more
  • 2 days Madonna comes under fire for sharing photos of her black kids with watermelon Linda Ikeji
    Twitter users have slammed Madonna after the singer shared photos of herself holding up a slice of watermelon to her black kids as their photos were taken. Madonna has 6 kids, two biological kids, who are white, and four adopted kids -all black. Photos of her three black daughters were taken as a hand held up water melon slices to them, making it look like a watermelon top and skirts.  This did not go down well with Twitter users due to the racist history behind black people and watermelon. She was called out for her actions.  This isn't the first time Madonna is ... more
  • 2 days Pastor who laid hands on the sick, becomes first person to die of ebola in DR Congo’s largest city Linda Ikeji
    The first ebola patient in Goma, the largest city in the east of the Democratic Republic of the Congo has been confirmed dead, days after he got infected with the deadly virus.  DRC's health ministry said the Pastor got infected after visiting Butembo, one of the epicentres of the epidemic, before taking a bus to Goma. The pastor had preached at seven churches during his visit to Butembo, a town 300km to the north of Goma, and reportedly laid his hands on worshippers, including people who were ill.  Speaking at an Ebola response meeting on Tuesday, North Kivu province's Governor Carly Nzanzu said the City's first ebola patient ... more
  • 2 days Linda Ejiofor-Suleiman debuts short hair as she celebrates her birthday Linda Ikeji
    Linda Ejiofor-Suleiman is a year older today and the actress released new photos to mark the day. In the photos, the Tinsel star debuted a low-cut hairstyle. "I'm not my hair," she captioned one of the photos.   The hairstyle got the approval of her followers who commented to let her know it suits her.   The post Linda Ejiofor-Suleiman debuts short hair as she celebrates her birthday appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 2 days Bishop Kukah decries ‘demonization’ of Fulani herdsmen Linda Ikeji
    The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto, Most Revd. Matthew Kukah, has condemned the 'demonization' of the Fulanis, following the recent murder of Funke Olakunrin, daughter of Afenifere leader, Reuben Fasoranti.  Speaking on Tuesday at a colloquium on fake news and hate speech organised by the Olusegun Obasanjo Centre for African Studies, an arm of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) in Abuja, Bishop Kukah warned that hate speech often preceded any genocide experienced in history. He also likened the profiling of the Fulani to what happened to the Igbos leading up to the Nigerian civil war between 1967 and 1970. “If it is Fulani today, yesterday ... more
  • 2 days Nigerian footballer Ademola Lookman set for a move to RB Leipzig from Everton in a £22.5million deal Linda Ikeji
    German club, RB Leipzig have reportedly agreed for a deal with Everton to sign Nigerian footballer Ademola Lookman. The news of his imminent move comes after the 21-year-old winger enjoyed a successful loan spell at the German club just last year. According to Sky Sports News,  Lookman who was born in the UK to Nigerian parents is expected to make the switch to Germany in few days after Leipzig made an improved offer of £22.5million for him. During his short loan spell at the German side, Lookman scored five goals and provided four assists in 11 matches during his short period at the ... more
  • 2 days Kylie Jenner and her girls rock matching swimsuits while on their Summer Trip (photos) Linda Ikeji
    Kylie and some of her female friends are still on vacation to promote her new skin care line, Kylie Skin, and the girls have been sharing amazing photos of themselves clad in matching outfits. "Hello Paradise," Kylie captioned a photo of them sipping from a coconut with Kylie Skin engraved on the shell.  Other photos show her and her girls in matching tie and dye swimsuits. Sofia Richie, who is dating Scott Disick - the baby daddy of Kylie's sister Kourtney Kardashian - was also with them. Kylie and Sofia seem to have developed a close relationship even though Sofia is dating ... more
  • 2 days ”In our family, we dey mad oh but we keep am for wallet”- Tonto Dikeh’s half sister issues stern warning to Tonto’s haters Linda Ikeji
    Tonto Dikeh's half sister, Tatiana, has sent out a note of warning to anyone planning to attack her sister henceforth. Tatiana says she is ready to die for Tonto and any of her siblings. According to her, they "get mad" in their family but hide the trait until a hater forces them to show it. Read belowDear Nigerians,I'm here to let u all know that henceforth,if anyone calls out my sister Tonto,I don't care who d hell u r,I'll give it back to u....We may have our differences and disagree on allot,but realise SHE IS MY BLOOD SISTER...Whatever u may have heard or ... more
  • 2 days Kylie Jenner puts her curves on display in sexy bikini photos Linda Ikeji
    Make-up mogul and reality star, Kylie Jenner shared these new set of sexy photos of herself posing in a black two-piece.  See full photos below.  The post Kylie Jenner puts her curves on display in sexy bikini photos appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 2 days A few successful people have stabbed me in the back – Mo Abudu Linda Ikeji
    Mo Abudu shared a motivational post on her Instagram page on how to stay focused when irrelevant people stab you in the back as you journey to your success in life.  In her post, the successful media mogul revealed how some irrelevant persons and some perceived successful people have stabbed her in the back as she made her mark in the media and entertainment industry. Read her post belowA good friend of mine shared this African proverb with me yesterday and it made so much sense. “it’s not every dog that barks in the market that you answer”. Just to say that as we ... more
  • 2 days UK rapper, Unknown T charged with murdering a 20-year-old man who was stabbed to death at a New Year’s party Linda Ikeji
     UK rapper, Unknown T has been charged with murdering a 20-year-old man who was stabbed to death at a New Year's party. The 19-year-old, whose real name is Daniel Lena is expected to appear in court later this week following the death of 20-year-old Steven Narvaez-Jara. He was also charged with violent disorder alongside two men, Mohammed Musse, and Raman Boreland, both 20 who were also charged with murder and violent disorder. They are accused of killing Steven Narvaez-Jara, 20, of Belvedere, Kent, on New Year’s Day 2018 at a flat in Islington, north London. Another man was found with stab wounds at ... more
  • 2 days Tonto Dikeh laughs off being given ‘financial aid’ by Blessing Osom Linda Ikeji
    Tonto Dikeh has laughed off Blessing Osom's claim of being given 'financial aid', after her marriage to her ex-husband, Olakunle Churchill crashed.  Recall we reported yesterday that Blessing Osom, an ex-friend of the Tonto Dikeh opened up a can of worms on how their friendship ended. She claimed that the actress has always been broke, depressed, borrowed money from her and is also yet to pay back.  Tonto in her reaction noted that her management restrained her from going all out. She also had the laughter emoji for the 'financial aid' claim. The post Tonto Dikeh laughs off being given 'financial aid' by Blessing Osom ... more
  • 2 days Elderly couple die on the same day after 71 years of marriage Linda Ikeji
    An elderly couple from Georgia who were together for 71 years have died just 12 hours apart on the same day. Herbert DeLaigle, 94, and Marilyn Frances DeLaigle, 88, got married in 1948 and died on Friday at a hospital in Waynesboro. According to WRDW Herbert died at 2.20am, and Marilyn Frances died exactly 12 hours later.  The couple met in a Waynesboro cafe back in 1947 where Marilyn was working. 'Frances worked at a little cafe we had in Waynesboro named White Way Cafe. I kept seeing her going in and out, in and out and I had my eyes set on her. ... more
  • 2 days Kano State election tribunal rejects PDP’s plea to amend names of witnesses Linda Ikeji
    The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Kano on Tuesday dismissed a prayer by Abba Kabir-Yusuf, PDP governorship candidate seeking to amend the names of witnesses earlier presented alongside the petition. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its governorship candidate, Kabir-Yusuf, are challenging the declaration of Ganduje of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as winner of the March 23, governorship election in Kano state. In his submission, the lead counsel of Kabir-Yusuf, Asiwaju Adeboyega Awomolo said he brought the petition to correct some errors made on the names of their witnesses earlier filed on April 11, 2019.   He maintained that his ... more
  • 2 days Again, US lawmaker Al-Green files impeachment notice against President Trump Linda Ikeji
    US lawmaker Al Green on Tuesday filed articles of impeachment against President Trump under a process that will force a House floor vote by the end of this week.   Green introduced his articles of impeachment after the House passed a resolution largely along party lines condemning Trump for suggesting that four progressive freshman congresswomen of color Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (N.Y.), Ayanna Pressley (Mass.), Ilhan Omar (Minn.) and Rashida Tlaib (Mich.) “go back” to their countries.   Green said that the House should go beyond condemning Trump and move to remove him from office. It will be the third impeachment floor vote forced by Green ... more
  • 2 days Declare state of emergency on security – PDP tells President Buhari Linda Ikeji
    The Peoples Democratic Party has called on President Buhari to declare a state of emergency on security in order to address insecurity situation in the country.   The PDP National Chairman, Uche Secondus, made the appeal at a press conference on Tuesday in Abuja while reacting to the open letter of former President Olusegun Obasanjo to President Buhari. Secondus said the advice was necessary looking at the increasing rate of cases of killing and kidnapping across the country.   He recalled the killing of the then female international aide worker and the recent killing of Funke Olakunrin daughter of Pa Reuben Fasoranti, leader of ... more
  • 2 days 10 Turkish sailors kidnapped by armed pirates off the coast of Nigeria Linda Ikeji
    A group of 10 Turkish sailors have been kidnapped by pirates off the coast of Nigeria, reportedly for ransom.   According to reports, the Paksoy-1 was sailing from Cameroon to Ivory Coast when the pirates boarded the ship in the Gulf of Guinea. It was not carrying freight and eight sailors managed to escape. Turkey says it is working to secure the release of those seized and the International Maritime Bureau says the Gulf of Guinea is the most dangerous sea in the world for piracy. Ömer Çelik, spokesman for Turkey's ruling AK Party, said the ministry was following the case closely and "working ... more
  • 2 days #CentralParkFive: ‘When They See Us’ bags 16 Emmy nominations Linda Ikeji
    Netflix’s highly watched four-part series, When They See Us earned the most nominations for the streaming giant with a whopping 16 Emmy nods including Outstanding Limited Series.  After the nominations were read, show director, co-writer, and producer Ava DuVernay took to Twitter to thank the real-life series subjects Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Yusef Salaam, Raymond Santana, and Korey Wise who have since been dubbed The Exonerated Five. DuVernay also picked up writing and directing noms for the series, while Jharrel Jerome, Aunjanue Ellis, Niecy Nash, Asante Black, John Leguizamo, and Michael K. Williams were among the series stars recognized for their acting performance. ... more
  • 2 days South Africa deemed most dangerous country for ‘solo’ women travelers while US is ranked as the worst in the West Linda Ikeji
    South Africa has been deemed the most dangerous country in the world for solo women travellers to visit but America is the worst in the West.   The 'Women's Danger Index', based on the 50 most visited destinations across the globe, evaluated eight crucial risk factors. These include whether or not women feel safe to walk alone at night, homicide rates and gender inequality.   The study, by travel bloggers Asher and Lyric Fergusson, found South Africa was the worst for violence against women by non-partners, homicides, and how safe women feel walking alone at night. Thailand is the worst in the Far ... more
  • 2 days Federal workers earning below N30,000 to start getting new minimum wage – Presidency Linda Ikeji
    President Buhari has approved the immediate implementation of the N30,000 new national wage for Federal Public Service workers currently earning below the minimum wage. The Chairman, National Salaries, Income and Wages Commission, Richard Egbule made this known while addressing a news conference on the implementation of the new national minimum wage today Tuesday July 16th. ACcording to him, the commencement of the approved payment would be determined by the office of the Accountant-General and back dated to when the President signed the agreement.According to Egbule,the approval takes effect from April 18, 2018 and will affect the salary of government agencies under five salary ... more
  • 2 days Parts of Davido’s father’s house gutted by fire today (video) Linda Ikeji
    Davido's father, Adedeji Adeleke's house on Esther Adeleke street in Lekki, Lagos state was gutted by fire today July 16th. According to an eyewitness, the fire started this afternoon at about 1pm at the pent house of the building. The fire service officials were alerted and they were able to quickly put out the fire before it spread to other sections of the house. No casualty was recorded in the incident. Watch a video from the scene below...      View this post on Instagram           A post shared by Lindaikejiblog (@lindaikejiblogofficial) on Jul 16, 2019 at 11:03am PDTThe post Parts of Davido's father's house gutted by ... more
  • 2 days ‘The obvious exclusion of Kenyans on the Lion King soundtrack is depressing’ – Victoria Kimani calls out Beyonce Linda Ikeji
    Earlier today, Beyonce unveiled the tracklist of her new album, The Lion King: The Gift, which is the musical accompaniment to the new Disney movie.   The album features six Nigerian popstars including include Yemi Alade, Burna Boy, Mr. Eazi, Tekno, Wizkid, Tiwa Savage as well as Ghana’s Shatta Wale. Now, Kenyan singer, Victoria Kimani says, 'as much as we celebrate with our fellow Africans. The obvious exclusion of Kenyans/East Africans on this Soundtrack is depressing. The movie was based on Kenya'.Ya’lll coulda atleast had Lupita or Barack on the outro since we don’t have artists in East Africa — VICTORIA KIMANI (@VICTORIA_KIMANI) July 16, 2019I ... more
  • 2 days Kylie Jenner and daughter Stormi rock matching swimsuit while on vacation Linda Ikeji
    Kylie Jenner is on vacation with her girls and her daughter Stormi Webster and she's having the best time, if the photos she's been sharing are anything to go by. In one photo, the beauty entrepreneur and her daughter wore matching swimsuits as they posed in a picturesque environment.  The post Kylie Jenner and daughter Stormi rock matching swimsuit while on vacation appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 2 days APC loves poverty, that is why they are attacking Seyi Makinde for publishing ₦48 billion worth of assets – Reno Omokri Linda Ikeji
    As Tweeted by Reno Omokri after Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state was asked to come forward to explain his source of wealth by APC. The APC in Oyo state made this demand barely 24 hours after the governor published his certified Asset Declaration Form which showed he was worth over N48 billion in cash and properties.The post APC loves poverty, that is why they are attacking Seyi Makinde for publishing 48 billion worth of assets - Reno Omokri appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 2 days Two men arrested for raping, impregnating four schoolgirls in Abuja Linda Ikeji
    Two suspects identified as 41-year-old Festus Femi, an installation Engineer and 51-year-old Luka Gabriel Ekundayo, Bursar of Government Secondary School Dangara, Abaji, Abuja, have been arrested by operatives of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) for allegedly raping and impregnating four schoolgirls.  Femi, accused of raping three school students of Government Secondary School, was arrested by operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) and referred to NAPTIP for further investigations and prosecution, while Ekundayo was arrested by the agency’s officials for allegedly drugging, raping and impregnating a 15-year-old student.  Two victims of the rape incident said they were all taken to ... more
  • 2 days Northern Elders’ Forum orders Fulani herdsmen to vacate Southern Nigeria Linda Ikeji
    The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has asked all Fulani herdsmen residing in the Southern part of the country to vacate immediately if their security is no longer guaranteed. Activities of Herdsmen have come under serious scrutiny after the recent killing of Mrs Funke Olakunrin, daughter of Afenifere leader and a 40 year old farmer in Ogun state. Chairman of Northern Elders Forum, NEF, Prof. Ango Abdullahi, who addressed newsmen at a press conference in Abuja earlier today, said the order for the return of the herdsmen  was borne out of the realization that the lives of Fulani herdsmen residing in Southern Nigeria have been put ... more
  • 2 days R. Kelly pleads not guilty to federal child pornography charges, to be held without bond  Linda Ikeji
    Disgraced singer, R. Kelly has been ordered held without bond at a Tuesday hearing  in federal court in Chicago after he pleaded not guilty to 13 federal charges, including child pornography and obstruction of justice. The 52-year old was accused of one count of conspiracy to receive child pornography, two counts of receiving child pornography, four counts of producing child pornography, five counts of enticement of a minor to engage in criminal sexual activity, and one count of conspiracy to obstruct justice, court document shows. Prosecutors argued on Tuesday that home confinement and electronic monitoring would not be sufficient, given the charges ... more
  • 2 days ‘Game Of Thrones’ breaks record with 32 Emmy nominations Linda Ikeji
    ‘Game Of Thrones’ final season went from becoming one of the most watched TV series in the world, to getting 32 Emmy nominations, breaking a long standing record set by NYPD Blue for the most nominations for a single season. Emilia Clarke and Kit Harington got nominated in the Best Actor and Actress category, while eight other “Thrones” cast members swept the board in the supporting and guest acting categories.  Here is the full list below, ahead of the 2019 Primetime Emmy Awards which will air live on FOX on September 22nd;  Comedy SeriesBarry (HBO)Fleabag (Amazon)The Good Place (NBC)The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel(Amazon)Russian Doll (Netflix)Schitt’s Creek (Pop)Veep (HBO)Drama Series  Better Call Saul (AMC)Bodyguard (Netflix)Game of Thrones (HBO)Killing Eve (BBC ... more
  • 2 days Linda Ikeji is hosted by the Speaker of Hackney and a former Speaker of Hackney in London (photos) Linda Ikeji
    Councillor Kam Adams - the Speaker of Hackney - and Susan Jumoke Fajana-Thomas - a former Speaker of Hackney - hosted Linda Ikeji at the Hackney Town Hall today. The Linda Ikeji Media CEO, who visited the UK to be honored with the African Media Personality of the Year award at the 2019 African Achievers Awards, and to launch her SVOD platform,  LITV, was welcomed by Councillor Adams and Fajana-Thomas as they congratulated her on her latest achievement.  Susan Jumoke Fajana-Thomas, a Nigerian-born British politician who formerly worked with NTA in Nigeria before she moved to the UK and was elected Mayor of the ... more
  • 2 days Rape Allegation: Timi Dakolo reacts to CAN officials’ visit to support Pastor Fatoyinbo Linda Ikeji
    Timi Dakolo has reacted to the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN's statement denying that it sent its officials to support Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA) during last Sunday’s church service.  Recall that the Abuja CAN Chairman, Rev. Jonah Samson and his Northcentral counterpart, Rev. Israel Akanji, were spotted in a viral video, pledging to stand by Fatoyinbo, who was accused of rape by Mrs Busola Dakolo, the wife of popular singer, Timi Dakolo, and another anonymous lady.  However CAN disowned the video clip showing its officials on a solidarity visit to the COZA Senior Pastor, saying it knew ... more
  • 2 days Olakunle Churchill replies IG user who told him” You can’t be alive and the mother of your child is broke” Linda Ikeji
    Estranged husband of actress Tonto Dikeh, Olakunle Churchill, this evening responded to an IG user who made a passionate appeal for him to reach out to the actress who according to the IG user is ''broke and is being ridiculed online''. The comment was dropped this evening after Tonto's ex-bestfriend, Blessing Osom, made some shocking revelations online.  Continue to see the IG User's comment and Churchill's replyThe post Olakunle Churchill replies IG user who told him'' You can't be alive and the mother of your child is broke'' appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 2 days Seedorf sacked by Cameroon after AFCON exit Linda Ikeji
    Clarence Seedorf has been sacked by the Cameroon Football Federation, barely a week after the Indomitable Lions exited the 2019 African Cup of Nations competition following a defeat by Nigeria's Super Eagles.  Coach Clarence Seedorf who was sacked alongside his assistant Patrick Kluivert, had taken over the role in August 2018. "After consulting the Fecafoot Executive Committee and the Ministry of Sports and Education, in the wake of the premature elimination of Cameroon senior male national team from the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, the Cameroon Football Federation, in conformity with the stipulations of the resolutive condition of their respective employment contracts, has decided to terminate the ... more
  • 2 days Dayo Amusa slams Tonto Dikeh’s ex-bestie, Osom Blessing Linda Ikeji
    Actress Dayo Amusa is appalled by the attitude of Tonto Dikeh's ex-bestfriend, Blessing Osom, who in a post released this evening, narrated how she linked Tonto to a man who used to give her money and also how she allegedly fed Tonto and provided for her when they were still cordial. Read here. Dayo was so irritated by the post that she stormed Blessing's page to call her a Snitch. See her comment belowThe post Dayo Amusa slams Tonto Dikeh's ex-bestie, Osom Blessing appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 2 days Beyonce features Nigerian superstars Yemi Alade, Burna Boy, Mr Eazi, others in Lion King album Linda Ikeji
    Beyonce featured six Nigerian artistes in her new album, The Lion King: The Gift, which is the musical accompaniment to her new Disney movie.   The Nigerian artistes include Yemi Alade, Burna Boy, Mr. Eazi, Tekno, Wizkid, Tiwa Savage as well as Ghana’s Shatta Wale. Beyonce confirmed that the new album is scheduled for release on Friday.      Talking about the album, Beyonce said, “each song was written to reflect the film’s storytelling that gives the listener a chance to imagine their own imagery while listening to a new contemporary interpretation.  “It was important that the music was not only performed by the most interesting and ... more
  • 2 days Shiites protest again on streets of Abuja after clash with police Linda Ikeji
    Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) engaged in another protest today in Abuja, days after they clashed with the Nigerian Police at the National Assembly complex.  Speaking on behalf of the group, spokesperson for the Academic Forum of the group, Abdullahi Musa, said the protest will continue as Shiites members are resolved to ensure their leader Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, is granted freedom. Here are photos from today's protest today;   This is coming after human rights activist, Femi Falana accused the Nigerian government of provoking another insurgency. He warned the Nigerian government against its violent approach to handling members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria who are protesting ... more
  • 2 days Lagos high court jails ex-Vanguard chief accountant for 7-years over N40m fraud Linda Ikeji
    A Lagos High Court in Ikeja presided over by Justice Oluwatoyin Ipaye has sentenced a former Chief Accountant of Vanguard Newspaper, Bhadmus Abiodun, to 7 years imprisonment. He was prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC on an eight-count charge of conspiracy, forgery and stealing to the tune of N40.66million belonging to his employer, Vanguard Newspapers Limited. The court also sentenced former circulation representative of Vanguard newspaper for Benin, Joseph Ejike Ezeobi, to three years imprisonment over his involvement in the stealing and forgery. They were jailed without an option of fine. Prosecution counsel, Abba Mohammed, informed the court that Abiodun ... more
  • 2 days Tonto Dikeh’s step-sister drags Blessing Osom for sharing ‘shocking details’ about her sister Linda Ikeji
    Tonto Dikeh's step-sister, Tatiana Dikeh has declared war on Blessing Osom just after she took to Instagram to share details of all she allegedly did for the actress.  Recall we reported earlier that Blessing Osom who has been on headlines after she received N3m as birthday gift from Tonto Dikeh's ex-husband, Olakunle Churchill, claimed that the actress has always been broke, depressed, borrowed money from her and is also yet to pay back.  If you missed this, read here.  Reacting to claims made in the post, Tatiana Dikeh noted that though it is not right to inherit a family enemy, however she is all out ... more
  • 2 days Mercy Aigbe places curse on those linking her properties to men Linda Ikeji
    Mercy Aigbe while out on her hustle and sharing a photo from the trip, placed a curse on those who will link her properties to men after it pays off.  Recalling how "naysayers" claimed a Governor bought her a mansion, cars and an estate, the actress stated that they are all an attempt to undermine her hardwork. She concluded by attaching a prayer of "working for nothing" for her enemies. Mercy wrote;  I am hustling now oh!!! They are not seeing me!.., when I post my estate , they will open their yeye mouths to say ‘one governor’ abi ‘one president’ bought me my ... more
  • 2 days Gideo Okeke and wife welcome son Linda Ikeji
    Gideon Okeke and wife, Chidera, have welcomed a baby boy. Sharing the good news on his IG page, Gideon wrote;My Shakara just start.EZRA is Here.Ekun l'ekun bi meeeehn....Now may the "Wise Men" proceed.A STAR IS BORN!Congrats to them!The post Gideo Okeke and wife welcome son appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 2 days Gideon Okeke and wife welcome son Linda Ikeji
    Gideon Okeke and wife, Chidera, have welcomed a baby boy. Sharing the good news on his IG page, Gideon wrote;My Shakara just start.EZRA is Here.Ekun l'ekun bi meeeehn....Now may the "Wise Men" proceed.A STAR IS BORN!Congrats to them!The post Gideon Okeke and wife welcome son appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 2 days Pregnant woman burnt to death in Ibadan Linda Ikeji
    A pregnant woman was burnt to death in a fatal motor accident that occured along Omi Adio, Ibadan- Abeokuta expressway today Tuesday July 16th. According to reports, the deceased was traveling in a commercial vehicle that developed a mechanical fault when the shaft pulled off, causing the driver to lose control and run into a ditch after somersaulting several times. The passengers were attempting to get themselves out of the bus when it went up in flames. While the other passengers hurriedly made their way out of the bus, the pregnant woman who was unconcious at the time, became trapped in the fire that ensued.  The ... more
  • 2 days Christine Lagarde resigns as IMF boss Linda Ikeji
    Christine Lagarde has said she will step down as managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF). It comes ahead of a decision on her nomination to become head of the European Central Bank (ECB).   Lagarde said she would leave the IMF on 12 September. "With greater clarity now on the process for my nomination as ECB president and the time it will take, I have made this decision in the best interest of the fund. The executive board will now be taking the necessary steps to move forward with the process for selecting a new managing director" she said. Lagarde, a former French ... more
  • 2 days Tonto never had food in her house for herself and workers, she was always depressed - Blessing Osom shares shocking details Linda Ikeji
    Blessing Osom, a former friend/bestie to Tonto Dikeh has shared more shocking details about her enstranged relationship with the actress. Blessing Osom made headlines a few days ago after taking to Instagram to thank Tonto's ex-husband Olakunle Churchill for giving her N3m to celebrate her birthday.  Now, she's spilling alot about her relationship with Tonto revealing how the actress used to be depressed and how much she's had to borrow her money. Read Below...When people talk about running away from friends like me, i'm amused, but i doubt Tonto Dike will ever have a friend like me. I refused to discuss my issue with ... more
  • 2 days Reality star Coco Austin flaunts her assets in tiny bikini (Photos) Linda Ikeji
    American glamour model and reality TV star, Coco Austin took to Instagram to put her assets on display while posing in a yellow tiny bikini. See full photos below. The post Reality star Coco Austin flaunts her assets in tiny bikini (Photos) appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 2 days Patient on admission commits suicide at University of Benin Teaching Hospital Linda Ikeji
    The University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) was thrown into confusion over the weekend after a patient who was on admission at the Accident and Emergency ward, committed suicide.  According to eyewitnesses, the male patient was waiting to see a doctor when he suddenly became wild and stabbed himself to death with a broken louvre beside his bed.“The man suddenly became wild and broke a louvre beside his window and stabbed himself to death.  His wife was not around. She went out to buy something outside. There was blood everywhere. We were lucky not to have been injured'' another patient in the ward said Confirming the incident, Mr ... more
  • 2 days MarketingEdge Recognizes Infinix Mobility as the Most Innovative Mobile Phone brand of the year 2019 Linda Ikeji
    At The National Marketing Stakeholders Summit & Brands and Advertising Excellence Award.A particularly trying time for the Nigerian economy has seen locally grown companies opt to re-establish in neighbouring countries and other international companies reevaluate the feasibility of investing in Nigeria. With this development, It seems fair to recognize and commemorate entities that have thrived and performed exceptionally well regardless of the Nigerian economic and Socio-political terrain.This however makes the recognition of Infinix Mobility, a global leading smartphone brand as the most innovative mobile phone of the year at the National Marketing Stakeholders Summit & Brands and Advertising Excellence Award ... more
  • 2 days Hit-and-run driver kills NAN’s Technical Director, Christian Okoro Linda Ikeji
    A hit-and-run driver has killed Christian Okoro, the Head of Technical Services of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). Okoro, 50, was killed around a `sharp corner’ area of Mararaba, along the Keffi-Abuja Road, while trying to cross the road to pick his car. An eye witness account indicated that Okoro had gone to watch the Nigeria/Algeria AFCON Semi-Final encounter at a football viewing centre and was on his way home after the match when the speeding vehicle knocked him down and zoomed off.   He was said to have earlier gone for his community meeting and was heading home when he decided ... more
  • 2 days Update: 12 bodies recovered from collapsed building in Jos Linda Ikeji
    A rescue team comprising of the Plateau State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), the Nigerian Red Cross and the Nigerian Security and Civil Defense Corpse (NSCDC) on Tuesday recovered 12 bodies from the rubles of the collapsed residential house in Jos, capital of Plateau State.   The combined team had on Monday evening recovered 4 bodies.  On the resumption of the search- and- rescue on Tuesday morning, the team discovered six more bodies including those of the owner of the three- storey apartment Alhaji Kabiru Nalele popularly known as ‘Sariki’ (King) within the environment.   The owner of the apartment visited as usual ... more
  • 2 days Photos: 19-year-old Delta state monarch graduates from UK university Linda Ikeji
    Obi Chukwuka Noah Ofulue, the 19 year old Obi of Ubulu-Uku kingdom in Delta state, graduated from the University of Exeter, United Kingdom today Tuesday July 16th. The monarch bagged a degree in Law at the school's convocation ceremony which was attended by his family.  Obi Akaeze I who is described as the youngest monarch in Nigeria, was installed as King in February 2016 following the death of his father, Obi Akaeze Edward Ofulue III who was kidnapped and subsequently murdered in January of the same year.  The post Photos: 19-year-old Delta state monarch graduates from UK university appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 2 days Toni Braxton in Lagos for Prince Nduka Obaigbena’s birthday (video) Linda Ikeji
    Toni Braxton was in Lagos last night for ThisDay Magazine CEO, Prince Nduka Obaigbena's 60th birthday party.  The American RnB star and grammy winner whose sister, Tamar Braxton is currently dating a Nigerian, performed at the event which had many dignitaries in attendance. Here are photos and video from the event below;       View this post on Instagram         #ToniBraxton in Lagos for Prince Nduka Obaigbena’s 60th birthdayA post shared by Lindaikejiblog (@lindaikejiblogofficial) on Jul 16, 2019 at 8:59am PDTThe post Toni Braxton in Lagos for Prince Nduka Obaigbena's birthday (video) appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 2 days ‘My tweets were not racist, I don’t have a racist bone in my body – Donald Trump Linda Ikeji
    As Tweeted by President Donald Trump in reaction to the backlash he got from his recent tweets where he told some democrats to 'go back to where they came from'. Trump in his defense went on to say, 'this should be a vote on the filthy language, statements and lies told by the Democrat Congresswomen, who I truly believe, based on their actions, hate our Country. Get a list of the HORRIBLE things they have said. Omar is polling at 8%, Cortez at 21%. Nancy Pelosi tried to push them away, but now they are forever wedded to the Democrat Party. See ... more
  • 2 days If you cannot secure a country or institution, you cannot manage it – President Buhari Linda Ikeji
    President Buhari has said that the successes recorded in degrading terrorists in the North East will be extended to various parts of the country experiencing challenges, assuring Nigerians that security still tops his list of priorities. President Buhari said this when he received the executive members of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) led by the President, Dr Francis Adedayo Faduyile at the State House today Tuesday July 16th. The President said offenders took advantage of the focus on the North East to commit crimes in other parts of the country.“If you cannot secure a country or institution, you cannot manage it,’’ he said President Buhari ... more
  • 2 days US prosecutors won’t charge NYPD officer involved in the 2014 chokehold death of Eric Garner Linda Ikeji
    A New York City police officer will not face federal charges in the death of Eric Garner, the unarmed black man heard in a video repeatedly saying "I can't breathe" after he was put in a chokehold five years ago. The U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday concluded its five-year investigation and will not bring civil rights or criminal charges against NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo, who was seen in the video with his arm around Garner's neck.   According to a senior Justice Department official, U.S. Attorney General William Barr made the final decision not to charge Pantaleo, choosing to follow the recommendations ... more
  • 2 days You have disappointed, disgraced the noble Yoruba ancestry – Nnamdi Kanu blasts Bola Tinubu Linda Ikeji
    Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB, has slammed Bola Tinubu  of the All Progress Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, over the comment he made during his condolence visit to the home of Afenifere leader, Pa Reuben Fasoranti. Bola Tinubu during his visit on Sunday July 14th, berated those profiling Fulani herdsmen over the murder of Funke, daughter of Pa Fasoranti.  According to Tinubu, kidnapping is not peculiar to any ethnic group or a particular set of people, pointing out that Evans the notorious kidnapper arrested in Lagos in 2017, is an Igbo man and not a Fulani herdsman. Reacting to ... more
  • 2 days N48bn asset: You have to explain your source of wealth- APC to Governor Makinde Linda Ikeji
    Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state has been asked to come forward to explain his source of wealth. The APC in Oyo state made this demand barely 24 hours after the governor published his certified Asset Declaration Form which showed he was worth over N48 billion.  Read here.   Reacting to this development, the chairman of the Oyo State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Akin Oke, in a chat with newsmen, said the governor must explain the source of his wealth. According to Oke, Governor Makinde just declared what he has in assets but he did not disclose how he came ... more
  • 2 days French Minister Francois de Rugy resigns over Luxury Dinners scandal Linda Ikeji
    France's Environment Minister Francois de Rugy, resigned on Tuesday, days after being accused of extravagant spending, including luxury dinners while he was speaker of parliament.  The French minister had in the last few days been enmeshed in luxury dinners scandal, which local media said had little connection to his function and were essentially social gatherings hosted by his wife, a journalist with the People magazine Gala, and funded by the taxpayer. He allegedly hosted friends to opulent meals, complete with lobster and vintage wines.  However decrying the "media lynching" while announcing his resignation, Rugy lashed out at Mediapart, which has repeatedly published stories that have rattled the French elite since ... more
  • 2 days American police officer is accused of shooting his estranged wife dead and critically injuring her boyfriend Linda Ikeji
    John Formisano an off-duty police lieutenant from Newark, New Jersey, has been accused of shooting and killing his estranged wife and critically injuring her boyfriend in a late night attack.  According to the authorities, Formisano, a 24-year veteran of the force and a father-of-two, opened fire on the couple inside a home on around 11.20pm.  Social media posts indicate that Formisano married a woman named Christie Solaro, 37, in 2010 and the union produced an eight-year-old daughter and a three-year-old son.  He was arrested following the shooting and prosecutors are preparing to charge him to court.The post American police officer is accused of shooting ... more
  • 2 days Man assaults wife’s grandmother for not stopping his 8-month-old daughter from crying Linda Ikeji
    A 69-year-old Malaysian woman sustained serious injuries to her face after she was allegedly punched and slapped by her grand daughter's husband for not stopping his 8-month-old daughter from crying. Jasin District police chief Deputy Superintendent Arshad Abu said the victim suffered injuries to her forehead and bruises to both eyes in the 6am incident on Monday.He said the victim was being treated at Jasin Hospital and would be referred to Melaka Hospital to be checked by an eye specialist, adding that she was at risk of losing her eyesight due to the seriousness of her injuries. “Initial investigations found that before ... more
  • 2 days Three secondary school students arrested for shooting two schoolmates in South Africa Linda Ikeji
    Three students of MH Joosub Secondary School in Lenasia, South Africa, were arrested on Tuesday morning for shooting two schoolmates. Eyewitnesses alleged that the shooting occurred outside the school's premises before teaching took place. The two victims of the incident, are receiving medical attention at Lenmed Clinic and Lenasia Clinic. “We have sent our psychosocial unit to support the staff and learners at the school, including the victims and their families. The level of violence in and around our schools is of grave concern,” Gauteng department of education spokesperson Steve Mabona said.  A resident of the area told newsmen that the shooting stemmed from the previous fight the boys had.  "We ... more
  • 2 days Insecurity: Buhari replies critics, says they are not patriotic Linda Ikeji
    President Buhari on Tuesday replied his critics, after being dragged for allegedly having a cold feet in tackling the widespread insecurity in the country.  Receiving the National Executives of the Buhari Campaign Organisation, BCO, at the Presidential Villa Abuja, the President said that those criticising the isolated cases of insecurity in the country were not patriotic Nigerians. He backed his claim of unpatriotism on the side of his critics, by pointing out that countries around the world are facing one security challenge or the other. This is coming barely a day after former President, Olusegun Obasanjo in his open letter to President Buhari, alleged that ... more
  • 2 days Thief broke into a church in Uganda to steal money and then wrote a letter apologising for his action Linda Ikeji
    A  thief last Sunday night broke into a church in Nyandarua County, Uganda and then wrote a letter apologising for his action. This was after finding no cash in the church. The incident comes a few months after members of the public lynched three suspected criminals specialising in stealing from the churches. During the Sunday incident at the Pentecostal Evangelistic Fellowship of Africa (PEFA) Church in Engineer Township, the criminal wrote a letter addressed to the church regretting that he had found no money despite having been informed by a worshiper that some good amount of money had been left there. “I was ... more
  • 2 days ‘Nigeria is becoming a nightmare’, Runtown says as he reacts to killing of cleaner Linda Ikeji
    Runtown through his tweet, lent a voice to the outcry over the prevalent killings and kidnappings that have been recorded across the country in the last few weeks.  Pondering on the number of protests to engage in before the issue of SARS officers killing innocent citizens is addressed, the singer lashed out at Nigerian authorities over report of a cleaner allegedly killed by a SARS officer. Runtown also stated that Nigeria is becoming a nightmare and not the country of our dreams.  He tweeted; How many more tweets do we have to put out? How many more hashtags do we have to push? How many more ... more
  • 2 days Senate to screen Tanko Mohammed as Chief Justice of Nigeria tomorrow Linda Ikeji
    The Senate has resolved to screen the nomination of Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Ibrahim Tanko Mohammed on Wednesday.   Justice Mohammed is expected to be screened by a committee of the whole of the Senate. The decision to screen the nominee was taken after a voice vote by the President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan.   President Buhari had last week forwarded Justice Muhammad’s name to the Senate for confirmation in accordance with Section 23(1) of the 1999 Constitution. The president forwarded Justice Muhammad’s name for confirmation based on the recommendation of the National Judicial Council (NJC), News Agency of Nigeria reports.The ... more
  • 2 days Nigerian Government is provoking fresh insurgency with El-Zakzaky and Shi’ites – Femi Falana warns Linda Ikeji
    Human rights activist, Femi Falana has warned the Federal Government of Nigeria against its violent approach to handling members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria who are protesting the continued detention of their leader, Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, despite numerous court orders issued for his release. Falana expressed concerns over the method the Federal Government had adopted in a statement on Tuesday. The legal luminary said the continuous detention of Elzakzaky and killing of peaceful Shiite protesters by security forces could lead the country into another bloody war that it could not afford.“This nation cannot afford another war of insurgency which is being ... more
  • 2 days Goodluck Jonathan visits Pa Fasoranti, says ‘Insecurity getting worse under Buhari’ Linda Ikeji
    This morning, former president Goodluck Jonathan paid a condolence visit to Reuben Fasoranti, leader of Afenifere, in Akure, Ondo state capital, where he said insecurity is getting worse under President Buhari.   Although Jonathan did not mention the name of Buhari, he clearly referred to the government headed by his successor. He challenged the federal government to come up with new strategies to tackle insecurity, adding that one could not continue doing old things and expect new results.“The issue of security must be approached from a different dimension. We cannot continue the old way because it is getting out of hand. We hope the ... more
  • 2 days Sophia Momodu flaunts her banging bikini body in new photos Linda Ikeji
    Sophia Momodu, the mother of singer Davido's first child, Imade Adeleke, took to Instagram to put her banging bikini body on display during a recent outing with her friends. The post Sophia Momodu flaunts her banging bikini body in new photos appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 2 days ‘If you hate our country or if you are not happy here you can leave’ – US President Trump says Linda Ikeji
    With the ongoing nationwide raids by the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement to arrest and deport “thousands” of undocumented immigrants, President Donald Trump has said those who are not happy or hate his country can leave. He wrote in a tweet: 'Our Country is Free, Beautiful and Very Successful. If you hate our Country, or if you are not happy here, you can leave!'Our Country is Free, Beautiful and Very Successful. If you hate our Country, or if you are not happy here, you can leave!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 16, 2019The tweet comes after the US Immigration and Customs ... more
  • 2 days Graphic: Vigilante member brutally stabbed by kidnappers in Abuja when he attempted to rescue woman Linda Ikeji
    Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers on Sunday, abducted one of the wives of the Local Education Authority (LEA) Secretary of Abaji Area Council, FCT, Mrs. Hauwa Umar Ndagi. A member of vigilante, Hussain Abako, was stabbed severally by the kidnappers when he attempted to rescue the woman from them. A resident of the area said the incident happened around 11:08 pm when the gunmen invaded the house where the LEA secretary’s wife was residing at Anguwar Kekeshi, on Toto Road, Abaji. He said the gunmen were many and carried sophisticated weapons, they shot severally into the air, before they whisked away the woman.He ... more
  • 2 days Lagosian raises alarm over the high rate of one chance criminals at Berger bus stop Linda Ikeji
    With criminality on the rise, a Lagosian has warned fellow residents about the activities of one chance robbers at Berger bus stop.The post Lagosian raises alarm over the high rate of one chance criminals at Berger bus stop appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 2 days Nigerian man says marriage is a union of two “forgivers” Linda Ikeji
     When two people share their space and lives with each other, offence is inevitable. Those who can put differences aside go on to build lasting relationships. The post Nigerian man says marriage is a union of two "forgivers" appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 2 days Wife says she mistakenly slept with her brother in-law after she mistook him for her husband Linda Ikeji
    A certain Mr Akande is seeking the dissolution of his 35-year marriage on the grounds of infidelity but his wife insists it was all a mistake.  Mrs. Kudirat Ajayi, told an Igando Customary Court that she slept with her brother-in-law because she mistook him for her husband. She said: “I was in bed in the night when my husband’s younger brother came to the house my husband rented for me. “I thought it was my husband who normally comes to the house at that particular time between 9pm and 10pm to play and sleep with me.“It was after he finished making love to me ... more
  • 2 days Regina Daniels’ husband, Ned Nwoko loses case at Supreme Court Linda Ikeji
    The Supreme Court today Tuesday July 16th, dismissed the two suits filed by billionaire businessman and husband of actress Regina Daniels, Ned Nwoko, challenging the election of Senator Peter Nwaoboshi as the PDP candidate representing Delta North district in the October 2nd 2018 primary of the party held in Delta. The five-man panel of justices led by Justice Inyang Okoro, dismissed the suit for lack of jurisdiction. The Federal High Court in Abuja had in April declared Ned Nwokwo as the true candidate of the PDP for the February 23, 2019 National Assembly election. However on April 3rd, the Court of Appeal in Abuja reversed ... more
  • 2 days Zamfara Director of Budget kidnapped, Deputy Director killed by gunmen Linda Ikeji
    A bizzare attack launched by some unknown gunmen in Zamfara State, had the state's Director of Budget, Alhaji Hamza Salihu kidnapped, while the agency's Deputy Director, Alhaji Kabiru Ismail was shot dead.  Yusuf Idris, the Director-General, Press Affairs to Gov. Bello Matawalle confirmed the incident in a statement released on Monday. He also revealed that the incident occurred near Kachia in Kaduna state, while the Zamfara State officials were on their way to Akwanga in Nasarawa state on an official trip. “Zamfara State Governor, Dr Bello Matawalle, has described as terrible and disturbing, Sunday afternoon abduction of the state’s Director of Budget, Alhaji Hamza Salihu, who was abducted along with ... more
  • 2 days APGA governorship candidate in Abia, Alex Otti suspended indefinitely Linda Ikeji
    Alex Otti, the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA)  in the 2019 election has been suspended indefinitely by the party.  The former Bank Chief was accused of engaging in anti-party activities, harassing and creating divisions in the party through his political machinery,  Abia First. The announcement of Otti's suspension over his actions which allegedly “undermined the principle of party supremacy”, was made in a statement jointly signed by the Chairman and Secretary of the party, Rev. Augustine Ehiemere and Sunday Onukwubiri.  “Otti’s Abia First was set up and equipped for the sole purpose of using it to display political force, harass party officers and create divisions ... more
  • 2 days Miyetti Allah is irresponsible for calling for Obasanjo’s arrest – FFK Linda Ikeji
    Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, has taken a swipe at Miyetti Allah for calling for the arrest of former President, Olusegun Obasanjo over the open letter he wrote to President Buhari. Reacting via his Twitter handle, FFK said Miyetti Allah’s statement was reckless, irresponsible and dangerous for the nation as there was nothing wrong with Obasanjo drawing attention to insecurity in the land which could lead the nation into division. See his tweets below The post Miyetti Allah is irresponsible for calling for Obasanjos arrest FFK appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 2 days Don’t Travel By Road – Ruth Kadiri reacts to murder of Afenifere leader’s daughter Linda Ikeji
    Ruth Kadiri in her reaction to the murder of Funke Olakunrin, daughter of Afenifere leader, Pa Reuben Fasoranti, warned Nigerians not to travel by road.  The actress stated that the safety measure is necessary, till the Nigerian police and government decide to do their jobs and bring the unrest to a stop. She wrote;  Don’t say it cannot happen to me. Please don’t take the risk. Good night and God bless. The post Dont Travel By Road Ruth Kadiri reacts to murder of Afenifere leader's daughter appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 2 days Several passengers injured and seven cows die as bus rams into cattle along Efon-Alaaye Road Linda Ikeji
    At least four occupants of a Mazda commercial bus that rammed into a herd of cattle on the Efon Alaaye-Esa Oke Road were injured on Monday.   According to eye witness reports, seven of the about 1,000 cows, which were moving on the road, were killed in the crash. One of the sources who said the accident occurred on a steep part of the road close to the border between Ekiti and Osun states, said the bus which was on high speed, somersaulted and landed in the ditch due to the impact of the crash.   The source said, “Human deaths could have been ... more
  • 2 days Seven confirmed dead in Jos building collapse Linda Ikeji
    Seven persons have been confirmed dead in the three storey building that collapsed along Seriki road in Jos, Plateau state yesterday Monday July 15th. The building said to be owned by a popular herbal doctor, Alhaji Rufai Kabiru, collapsed on Monday evening at about 4pm. Speaking to newsmen during the rescue operation, Mrs Junni Bala, the Director of Search and Rescue, Plateau State Emergency Management, said seven bodies have been removed from the rumbles. She added that the figure may increase. “That was the figure as at last night. The figure may increase today because we are continuing with the search and rescue operation ... more
  • 2 days More photos from Rita Dominic’s birthday party Linda Ikeji
    Rita Dominic turned a year older last week. She had a birthday party on Saturday July 13th that was attended by her close friends in the entertainment industry including Richard Mofe-Damijo, DBanj, Kate Henshaw, Toke Makinwa, Ini Edo, Peter Okoye, Uche Jombo and many others. See more photos below    The post More photos from Rita Dominic's birthday party appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 2 days “Never aspire to be more successful than your husband” Igbo man advices women Linda Ikeji
    A man popular on Facebook for giving outdated advice and expressing views considered backwards, has said it is wrong for a wife to aspire to be more successful than her husband. Echezona Enebeli, who once said it's an error for a woman to earn more than her husband (read here), has now told women never to aspire to a level of success that is higher than their husbands. Read his post below. The post "Never aspire to be more successful than your husband" Igbo man advices women appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 2 days My life isn’t perfect, what you see on Instagram is just the surface – Kylie Jenner writes about her struggles Linda Ikeji
    Kyle Jenner in a message addressed to those thinking she is living a  'perfect' life, stated that all she shares on Instagram is just the surface to her 'not so perfect' life.  Explaining that she has lost friends on her way to the top and have also lost herself sometimes, the mother of one and youngest billionaire revealed that her first tattoo was “sanity” to remind herself everyday to keep going. Noting that she is human, Kylie also said that she is proud of herself, her heart and her strength even though growing up in the eyes of many isn't normal. She wrote on Instagram; I’m ... more
  • 3 days Adorable photos of Patoranking and his daughter Wilmer Linda Ikeji
    Nigerian singer, Patoranking took to his Instagram page to share these adorable photos with his daughter, Wilmer and revealed he featured her in his new music video.  He wrote: My Little Mama Took Her first Step Yesterday..God Is Great  The post Adorable photos of Patoranking and his daughter Wilmer appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 3 days Wendy Williams shares photo of herself hooked up to Lymphedema machine after revealing she was diagnosed with the disease Linda Ikeji
    Wendy Williams recently revealed on her show that she has been diagnosed with  Lymphedema, a lymph node disorder that causes swelling in the arms or legs. She explained on her show after she was photographed with swollen ankles: “Lymphedema, by the way, I’ve been diagnosed. It’s not going to kill me, but I do have a machine — and how dare you talk about the swelling of it all.” Wendy took to Instagram hours ago to share a photo of herself connected to the Lymphedema machine and revealed she goes through the procedure for 45 minutes everyday.  Lymphoedema is mostly caused by the ... more
  • 3 days Oby Ezekwesili reacts to claims she is instigating a coup d’etat on Buhari’s government Linda Ikeji
    Oby Ezekwesili via her Twitter handle, responded to this tweet that suggested that she and some other Nigerians including ex President Olusegun Obasanjo, TY Danjuma are instigating a coup d'etat against President Buhari's government.The post Oby Ezekwesili reacts to claims she is instigating a coup d'etat on Buhari's government appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 3 days Former Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey unveiled as a Juventus player and will earn £440,000 a week (Photos) Linda Ikeji
    Wales and former Arsenal midfielder, Aaron Ramsey has been unveiled as a Juventus player. The 28-year-old Welshman was officially unveiled by the Italian champions in Turin and was handed the No 8 shirt worn by Claudio Marchisio, Antonio Conte and Didier Deschamps. 'I wanted the No 8, I wore it at Arsenal and when it was free here I had to take it with both hands,' Ramsey said.'I know Marchisio was an unbelievable player, grew up here and had a fantastic career. I spoke to him a couple of times in J Medical. 'If I can emulate what he did for Juventus I ... more
  • 3 days Cossy Ojiakor fires back at Tunde Moshood after he shared video of her allegedly having sex with a dog (video) Linda Ikeji
    Cossy Ojiakor is not done dragging Tunde Moshood after he threatened to sue, as she has also countered his claim of having sex with a dog after he shared a video from the dog-sex movie.  Tunde Moshood in the dog-sex video he shared, had claimed that the burden of proof lies with Cossy Ojiakor who he described as a pathological liar. He wrote;  Stop Press! The Burden Of Proofs On Pathological Liar, Cossy Orjiakor-Her Sex With Dog Controversial VideoIts been 10 years since we ran the Sex With Dog story of Nigeria's No.1 porn star, Cossy Orjiakor. Good for her then, it wasn't an ... more
  • 3 days AFCON 2019: Guinea sack head coach Paul Put and his entire staff after disappointing performance  Linda Ikeji
    Paul Put, the head coach of Guinea has been sacked alongside his entire staff by the country’s Football Federation after their disappointing performance at the 2019 African Cup of Nations in Egypt. The Syli Nationale were eliminated from the competition after a 3-0 loss to Algeria in the Round of 16. During the group stage, Guinea managed a win, a draw and a loss in Group B. The 63-year-old Belgian football coach was sacked after a Monday meeting.“The Guinea Football Federation (FGF) have decided to amicably terminate the contract of Paul Put,"  confirmed. Put was appointed as Guinea coach in March replacing Kanfory ... more
  • 3 days Update: CRUTECH final year student shot to death identified as James Chia (photos) Linda Ikeji
    The Cross Rivers University of Technology final year Engineering student killed few minutes after his degree examinations has been identified as James Chia. Read pevious report here Late Chia was shot to death by suspected cultists belonging to a rival group on Monday afternoon.  The post Update: CRUTECH final year student shot to death identified as James Chia (photos) appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 3 days Presidency faults former CNN anchor Isha Sesay’s book, says ‘we’re still negotiating for Chibok girls, Sharibu, others’ release&... Linda Ikeji
    The Presidency has fired back at former CNN anchor, Isha Sesay, over her claim that girls kidnapped by Boko Haram have been forgotten by Nigerians and the government because they were from poor homes. Revealing that they are still negotiating with Boko Haram terrorists for the release of the abducted Chibok school girls, Leah Sharibu and other kidnapped Nigerians, the Presidency alleged that Isha Sesay's book  ‘Beneath the Tamarind Tree,’ had so many lies in it.  Putting out the argument of Goodluck Jonathan's government failing to acknowledge the abduction of the girls at first, Garba Shehu stated that it will be wrong to push down some challenges that came ... more
  • 3 days Pregnant Alesha Dixon who is expecting her second child with Nigerian husband Azuka Ononye shows off her baby bump (Photos) Linda Ikeji
     British pop star, Alesha Dixon, who is expecting her second child later this year with her Nigerian husband Azuka Ononye, has put her growing baby bump on display. The 40-year-old took to her Instagram to share these cute photos of herself posing under a tree as she displayed the blossoming baby bump, while covering up in a nude two-piece with a floral pattern.  She captioned the post: 'I have a lot to smile about lately! No makeup, no filters, just me and baby  @azukaononye.'Alesha and her husband Azuka are also proud parents of five-year-old daughter, Azura. The post Pregnant Alesha Dixon who is expecting ... more
  • 3 days ‘Keep crying while I enjoy your ex-husband’s money’ – Blessing Osom slams ex-friend Tonto Dikeh Linda Ikeji
    Blessing Osom engaged in a heated exchange with an Instagram handle she claimed belonged to Tonto Dikeh, just after she took to Instagram to thank the actress' ex-husband Olakunle Churchill for giving her N3m to celebrate her birthday.  Before engaging in the banter with the account allegedly owned by Tonto Dikeh, she had talked about the aftermath of karma and how one should give loyalty when he or she demands loyalty in return. She wrote; At the end of the day, Na me come gain pass, If you know you know. That’s how stars do, Ladygolfer Dey greatest . If you want loyalty, ... more
  • 3 days US singer, Tamar Braxton and her and Nigerian boyfriend, David Adefeso all loved-up in new photo Linda Ikeji
    American singer and reality star, Tamar Braxton and her Nigerian boo David Adefeso are still waxing stronger.The post US singer, Tamar Braxton and her and Nigerian boyfriend, David Adefeso all loved-up in new photo appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 3 days Police parade 13 suspects over kidnap of Buhari’s in-law and demand of $30m Linda Ikeji
    13 suspects have been paraded by the police over the kidnap of President Buhari's in-law, Alhaji Musa Umar Daura, the Magajin Garin Daura. The suspects were paraded after being arrested by Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) and the Special Tactical Squad (STS) under operation Puff Adder, were identified as Aminu Saleh, Yusuf Dahiru, Abdullah Mohammed, Bilal Yusuf, Sarfilu Abdu, Dahiru Musa, Tukur Bukar, Muhammed Saidu, Abubakar Adamu, Mustapha Zakariyya, Ibrahim Mohammed and Bako Mustapha. The spokesman of the Police, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), Frank Mba, said the suspects demanded for a ransom of $30m for the release of the district head, but no money was ... more
  • 3 days Typographical error kept man in prison for 14 years after pardon Linda Ikeji
    While a false accusation or not being arraigned have kept many in prison hence the recent campaign for prison reforms and decongestion, that of a 48-year-old man, Derrick Addai, was over a typographical error.  The Nigerian man convicted of drug peddling in Thailand, reportedly spent five years and six months in Thai prison before being repatriated to Nigeria in 2005 following the intervention of the then President Olusegun Obasanjo. He however had more time in Nigerian prison, as a typographical error struck out his name from the list of pardoned inmates approved by the Presidency. He got his freedom back afer the Osile of Oke-Ona, Oba Adedapo Tejuoso, and the ... more
  • 3 days Insecurity: Arrest Obasanjo now- Miyetti Allah tells President Buhari Linda Ikeji
    The Fulani socio-cultural organisation in Nigeria, Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, has called on President Buhari to as a matter of urgency, arrest former President Olusegun Obasanjo over his recent remarks on insecurity in the country. The group said the former President in his open letter to President Buhari released today July 15th, accused Fulani herdsmen of being the root cause of insecurity in the country. The former President in his open letter, said it is quite unfortunate that criminality has now been attached to the Fulani tribe because President Buhari is from the Fulani extraction.''The unfortunate situation is that the criminality is being perceived as ... more
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