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  • 3 days Two policemen shot dead by gunmen at checkpoint in Ondo Linda Ikeji
    The Ondo State Police command have confirmed the murder of two of its personnel at a checkpoint they were deployed to. Ondo State Police spokesperson, Femi Joseph said the incident occurred on Monday February 17 at a checkpoint along Irele-Ajagba road in Irele local government area of Ondo State. The bandits reportedly met the policemen at a checkpoint along Ode Irele-Ajagba Road, in the Irele Local Government Area of the state and opened fire on them, killing two and injuring one. It was further gathered that the injured police officer was rushed to the hospital after the aattck. Joseph added that a manhunt has been launched to ensure ... more
  • 3 days Househelp runs into toilet with knife after being caught stealing from a family in Lagos (videos) Linda Ikeji
    A househelp met her waterloo after stealing from a Lagos family that employed her two weeks ago.  Her boss who confronted the househelp as seen in videos she shared, identified her as Esther USEN Achiebong from Cross River State.  Tracynither Nicolas Ohiri revealed that Esther had only worked for her for 13 days before stealing her children's piggy bank which had N64,000, clothes and household items. Upon being confronted after the security guard confessed to knowing about the theft, the househelp reportedly ran into the guest toilet with a knife.  Ohiri wrote as she shared the videos;  This is Esther USEN Achiebong from Cross Rivers State. She has ... more
  • 3 days Pastor arrested after accurately prophesying the location of the decapitated body of missing Sexagenarian woman Linda Ikeji
    The Pastor-in-Charge of Arm of the Lord Church, Goddy Onyeho has been arrested by men of the Imo state police command after he accurately prophesied the location of the decomposing body of 68-year-old Mrs Augustina Inebere, who went missing on February 3rd. 17 days after she went missing, Mrs Inebere's corpse was found along a bush path at Mbara Alaenyi. She was beheaded and her bowel emptied. Pastor Goddy Onyeho had earlier prophesied that Mrs Inebere would be found at that  exact spot during a prayer session with the family. He told her family members to go to a particular area in the bush and ... more
  • 3 days Fear of Coronavirus? 220 Filipino couples kiss while wearing face masks at a government-sponsored mass wedding (photos) Linda Ikeji
    On Thursday, a total of 220 Filipino couples got married in a “Mask Wedding” ceremony at the Bacolod City Government Center (BCGC) on Thursday. Mayor Evelio Leonardia officiated the wedding dubbed “Kasalan ng Bayan: 220 on 02-20-2020” at the BCGC, an iconic symbol of the city and considered as the “most photographed City Hall in the country.  Following the outbreak of the deadly coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19), the couples exchanged “I dos” and kissed their partners while wearing masks distributed by the City Health Office (CHO). “It feels different to kiss while wearing masks, but it was required,” said John Paul Inventor, 39, who married his ... more
  • 3 days Men who refuse to kneel on one knee to propose, end up kneeling on two knees- Daddy Freeze writes as he shares picture of a man performing oral sex on... Linda Ikeji
    OAP Freeze doesn't agree with veteran actor, Pete Edochie, who is against men kneeling to propose to their girlfriends. He posted this cheeky sexually charged photo of a man performing oral sex on a woman as he pointed out that most men who say they cannot kneel to propose, end up kneeling other waysMany of those men who refuse to kneel on one knee to propose to their wives to be, ofttimes end up kneeling on two knees anyway....-Must we be hypocritical about everything?- Song of Solomon 4New Living Translation[12] You are my private garden, my treasure, my bride,a secluded spring, a ... more
  • 3 days Speed Darlington demands to know the”voodoo priest” that made “irrelevant” Mr Eazi get a billionaire girlfriend like Temi Oted... Linda Ikeji
    Speed Darlington is demanding to know the voodoo priest who helped Mr Eazi get a rich heiress like Temi Otedola despite the fact that he's not "relevant" Speed claimed he is "1000 miles" more relevant than Mr Eazi. He added that he has dropped more songs than Eazi, yet he's finding it hard to get a woman like Temi Otedola in his life. He said he wants to know the voodoo priest who helped Eazi. He further said that he's willing to pay 100,000 to any voodoo priest who can "help me land a rich daughter eating off my hands." He went on to reveal ... more
  • 3 days Nigerians and South Africans throw jabs at each other after Cardi B tweeted ”South Africa!! Chioma B is coming!!!” Linda Ikeji
    Cardi B is currently the number one trending topic on Nigerian twitter and this is because of a tweet she posted where she referred to herself as Chioma B. Lol.  Recall that the US based rapper was in Nigeria in December last year and had a swell time and also adopted the name ''Chioma B''. She is billed to perform in South Africa soon and she came on Twitter to ask South Africans what they can teach her about their country. Trust Nigerians to flood her timeline to rejoice that she still identifies herself as ''Chioma B''. They also took serious jabs at South Africans ... more
  • 3 days Student shocks Twitter users as he shows the state of his school hostel and how students sleep Linda Ikeji
    A Twitter user shared a couple of photos showing how students live and sleep in his school hostel and the living condition has shocked Twitter users. In the photo shared online, students are seen sleeping on the floor in the middle of the room as all the bunks were occupied. No fewer than 8 bodies can be seen lying on flat mattresses on the floor of the small dorm room.  The condition means that if a student wakes up at night and needs to use the bathroom, he'll have to climb over sleeping bodies to leave the room.  The Twitter user revealed that the photo ... more
  • 3 days ‘I didn’t forge my certificates” – Sacked Bayelsa deputy gov elect, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo says Linda Ikeji
    Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo, the former Bayelsa state deputy governor-elect whose election was annulled alongside the governor-elect, David Lyon, by the Supreme court on February 13th, has denied claims that he forged the certificates he presented to the Independent National Electoral Commission for his election. The Supreme court nullified the November 2019 election of Lyon and Degi-Eremienyo, on grounds that the latter ran for the election using fake certificates. However at a press conference he organized in Abuja on Thursday February 20th, Degi-Eremienyo, said he needed to clear his name because the court’s decision has left him “traumatised” and open to “assault”. He told journalists that all his ... more
  • 3 days Timi Dakolo’s reacts to Michelle Dakolo’s accusation that her brother blocked her on WhatsApp because she asked for money to start a busin... Linda Ikeji
    A lady called Michelle Dakolo took to Instagram to claim her brother blocked her on WhatsApp because she asked for money to start a business. Michelle shared a photo text that reads: "If your brother still takes care of you/family after marriage, then you should thank his wife! He married a good woman. Michelle added in the caption: "Hmmmm!!! My own even blocked me via WhatsApp because I asked him for money to start a business. But I’m not giving up on life, cos I will make it in life. I know who I am. I’m A Priesthood."  Though she didn't state which ... more
  • 3 days 13-year-old SS1 student allegedly commits suicide following suspension from school after being accused of touching a female student’s buttocks Linda Ikeji
    Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 13-year-old SS1 student who allegedly committed suicide after being accused of sexual assault in school. Juwon, a student of Foldemi Private School located at Ola Farm area of Abaranje, Ikotun, Lagos, was suspended from school after he was accused of touching the butt of a female classmate, named Chinaza. The incident was reported to the school management and they questioned him. However, he denied the accusation. The school found him culpable, according to PM Express, and he was suspended for two weeks to serve as a deterrent to other students.   The publication adds that when the boy got ... more
  • 3 days Son of powerful Mexican drug lord extradited to the US (Photos) Linda Ikeji
    The son of a powerful Mexican drug lord was on Thursday extradited to the United States, where he is wanted for trafficking.Ruben Oseguera Gonzalez, known as "El Menchito, who is the son of "El Mencho" Nemesio Oseguera Cervantes, the head of the powerful Jalisco New Generation drug cartel "was extradited on the charge of conspiracy to smuggle drugs" into US territory.The US-born was denied an appeal against his transfer to the United States, where he will be tried in federal court in Washington. Ruben was arrested and released four times between January 2014 and August 2015, when he was finally ... more
  • 3 days JJC Skillz shares video of an Imam revealing the secret to a happy marriage as he declares his love for Funke Akindele (Watch video) Linda Ikeji
    JJC Skillz took to Instagram to declare his love for Funke Akindele alongside a video of an Imam sharing the secret to a happy marriage. In the video shared by JJC Skillz, the Imam is seen granting an interview broadcast on Eman Channel. The Imam said: "If my wife were to phone me now and tell me, 'move to the left.' I'd move to the left even if there's no place. Out of love. That's it. So what? If that makes her happy, it makes her happy.  "You know, people might say this guy is a chicken. I don't mind being called a chicken. I'll even ... more
  • 3 days Diddy deletes Lauren London’s photo from his Instagram over backlash that greeted dating rumour Linda Ikeji
    Sean "Diddy" Combs has been forced to delete the photos he took with Lauren London and shared on Instagram. Diddy posted a couple of photos of him and Lauren at JAY-Z’s Roc Nation Pre-Grammy Brunch last month. One of the photos showed them talking and smiling and the other shows Diddy looking at London fondly as she walks away. Diddy captioned the photos, “#lostfiles…@laurenlondon," followed by a blue heart emoji.  Fans reacted by claiming Lauren and Diddy are dating and Lauren was forced to shut down the rumours.  She warned fans to stop speculating because she's still grieving.  Diddy has now taken down the photos from Instagram following the ... more
  • 3 days Lauren London shuts down rumours she’s dating Diddy Linda Ikeji
    Lauren London has set the record straight on rumours that she's dating rapper Diddy less than a year after Nipsey Hussle's death. The actress lost her man, Grammy-winning rapper Nipsey Hussle in 2019 after he was shot dead. Since then, she hasn't been linked with any man. However, all that changed when hip-hop mogul Sean “Diddy” Combs, 50, shared a photo of himself with London, 35, during the Roc Nation pre-Grammys brunch. He captioned the photo: "More lost files…me and my sister @laurenlondon at the @rocnation brunch."  Though he referred to her as his sister, people began speculating that they are dating since both of them are currently single. Lauren initially reacted ... more
  • 3 days No going back on social media regulation – Lai Mohammed Linda Ikeji
    The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has stated that the federal government will be moving on with its plan to regulate social media.  Lai Mohammed who disclosed this weeks after he denied the existence of a bill for the regulation of social media in an interview with an international news platform, said they have already contacted two major platforms; Facebook and Google.  He told newsmen in Abuja yesterday February 20, that their aim is to ensure that damages are not done to the country through the social media.  “We are pushing ahead with our plan to sanitize the social media, working with stakeholders. By March ... more
  • 3 days Pamela Anderson’s ex-husband Jon Peters is engaged to another woman just 3-weeks after their 12-day marriage crashed Linda Ikeji
    American film producer, Jon Peters has quickly moved on three weeks after ending his 12-day marriage to American-Canadian actress, Pamela Anderson. According to UsWeekly, the 74-year-old movie producer is set to marry Julia Bernheim, who he dumped before marrying Pamela Anderson.  The publication also disclosed that the news of the engagement was revealed by Neptune Wellness CEO Michael Cammarata while he "rang the NASDAQ Closing Bell on Thursday, February 20."  This comes three weeks after five times married Anderson and Peters tied the knot in a surprise wedding in Malibu on January 20 and announced just 12 days later that they had split. In a ... more
  • 3 days “Social Media Wars – Dreads, Tattoos, and Passwords.” – More than just a Discussion Linda Ikeji
    It has been confirmed that during the upcoming Social Media Week Lagos event, Sterling Bank will host a discussion panel where they tackle social issues affecting the Nigerian youth. The panel discussion titled: “Social Media Wars - Dreads, Tattoos, and Passwords’ will also discuss the modes of self-expression. It will talk about how providing youth an outlet for self-expression can drive creativity and help them perform better at their jobs because they don’t feel constrained physically and mentally. “Last last, we are creatives not criminals.” So their choice of self-expression should not be an invitation for harassment. These discussions will not be centred ... more
  • 3 days Ghanaian lady narrates how she was sexually and physically abused by a German man she fell in love with after arriving Germany Linda Ikeji
    A Ghanaian lady has narrated how she was sexually and physically abused by a German man she fell in love with.  @Ewegirl_ disclosed that her ordeal began in 2017 when she made plans to leave Ghana for good and get a job in Germany because she was dating a German at that time. She revealed that her first few months in the country was okay until her visa expired.  The Ghanaian lady said the man she was dating changed and began abusing her physically and sexually. She disclosed that upon escaping from her abuser, she was locked up by German authorities, deported and banned for ... more
  • 3 days Police gun down notorious kidnapper ‘Nayabale’ in Katsina, rescue victim Linda Ikeji
    Men of the Katsina State Police Command have killed a notorious kidnapper, Abubakar Nayabale and rescued a victim in Kurfi Local Government Area of the state. Spokesman of the command,  SP Gambo Isah, who confirmed the incident newsmen on Thursday in Katsina, said that another notorious bandit, Tanimu Salisu, was also arrested."On 17/02/2020 at about 15:00hrs, bandits numbering eight (8) on motorbikes, armed with AK 47 rifles, shooting sporadically, attacked Kumare village, Kurfi LGA of Katsina state and kidnapped one Yahaya Tella, m, aged 55yrs of the same address.Operation Puff Adder led by the DPO Kurfi in collaboration with Vigilante group ... more
  • 3 days US murderer is executed by electric chair for killing a rapist inmate Linda Ikeji
    A convicted murderer was put to death in Tennessee's electric chair Thursday, becoming the fifth prisoner over 16 months to choose electrocution over the state's preferred method of lethal injection.  Sutton was served his last meal about three hours before his execution on Thursday evening. He ordered fried pork chops, mashed potatoes with gravy and peach pie with vanilla ice cream, the Tennessee Department of Correction said. Death row inmates typically have a $20 limit for their last meal.   Nicholas Sutton, 58, was pronounced dead at 7:26 p.m. at the Riverbend Maximum Security Institution in Nashville, the Tennessee Department of Correction said.  Sutton ... more
  • 3 days Four NSCDC officers kidnapped in Kogi Linda Ikeji
    The Kogi State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) has confirmed the kidnap of four of its personnel by unknown gunmen. The security operatives who were reportedly on their way to Benue State for a promotion examination, were kidnapped at a spot in Alo-Offoke community on Itobe-Ayingba road. Spokesman of the state police command, William Aya confirmed the abduction and also revealed that 3 victims of the incident who sustained injuries during the attack were rushed to the hospital. Aya said the police team who responded to a distress call found two abandoned vehicles riddled with bullets; one Volkswagen Sharon bus with registration number Kogi KNA ... more
  • 3 days Nigerian techpreneur narrates how a friend he has helped in the past told him not to call him again because he couldn’t give him $10,000 Linda Ikeji
    Nigerian business mogul and techpreneur, Sim Shagaya has narrated how a friend he helped in the past told him not to call him again because he couldn't give him $10,000.  Shagaya who advised those in their 20s and 30s to work, save, invest and defer consumption, recounted having same opportunity with his friend and making different choices as they progressed in life.  Recalling how helped his friend in the past including his mortgage, the Nigerian techpreneur said his friend who he reached out to for some advice on a non-monetary matter,  told him not to call him again because he failed to give him ... more
  • 3 days Ighalo will surprise people at Manchester United but he needs teammates support to thrive – Man United legend Stam Linda Ikeji
    Manchester United legend Japp Stam says ex-Nigeria international Odion Ighalo will need the support of his teammates to be successful at his new club - Manchester United.Ighalo racked up 33 Premier League goals in 82 appearances during his three-year stay with Watford before moving to China to join Changchun Yatai where he bagged 36 goals and then he scored 10 goals for Shanghai Shenhua.During the January transfer window, Ighalo shockingly sealed a deadline day loan transfer signing to Old Trafford as the club jostled to sign a striker to cover up for the injured Marcus Rashford.           ... more
  • 3 days Lionel Messi names his 5 favourites to win this season’s Champions League  Linda Ikeji
    Barcelona icon, Lionel Messi has picked out four clubs that he sees as the biggest rivals to Barcelona in the competition this season, with the last-16 ties already under way.Barcelona were knocked out in the quarterfinals in 2018 by Roma, before being dumped by eventual champions Liverpool in the semifinal of last season’s edition but Messi believes four other sides can win it apart from his club side.Barcelona will travel next week to face Napoli in the first leg of their last-16 clash in a competition they haven't won since 2015.In Messi’s assessment, it’s champions Liverpool, Juventus, Paris Saint-Germain and ... more
  • 3 days Nollywood actor, Frank Dallas dies in hotel room in Abia Linda Ikeji
    Nollywood actor, Frank Dallas is reportedly died. He died on Wednesday February 19 in his hotel room in Abia State while attending a summit.  In a statement released by the Actors' Guild of Nigeria (AGN) PRO Monalisa Chinda-Coker, it was gathered that the President of the Guild, Mr. Emeja Rollas cancelled all official activities for three days to mourn the late actor.   The statement read;  ”With heart full of sorrow, we announce the sudden death of the immediate past National PRO of GNU, Frank Dallas Ebulukwu.“The National President of AGN, Ejezie Emeka Rollas has declared three days of National mourning and prayers accross all State Chapters including FCT Abuja.’“In ... more
  • 3 days Burna Boy stole a lot of Fela’s song – Eedris Abdulkareem (video) Linda Ikeji
    Veteran singer, Eedris Abdulkareem has taken a swipe at Burna Boy who in the last few days ignited a controversy on social media after saying "nobody paved way for him".  Eedris who sat for an interview on TVC's "Entertainment Splash", stated that Burna Boy needs to apologize because Fela made it happen for him. He alleged that the "African Giant" crooner stole lots of Fela's song to become who he is today and also from afrobeat.  The veteran singer also wondered the message Burna Boy passes with his music as he pointed out that Fela's song came with meaningful messages.  Here is the ... more
  • 3 days Russia is looking to sabotage US elections and help Trump win in 2020- Election security officiasl tell US lawmakers Linda Ikeji
    New reports have emerged claiming that Election security officials in the United States briefed lawmakers last week that Russia was working to undermine and influence the 2020 presidential elections to help Donald Trump win.According to the New York times, who first reported on the briefing, Election security official Shelby Pierson said Russia's efforts included hacking, use of social media and attacks on election infrastructure and that Russia favors Trump.                                  On Wednesday, Trump announced he was naming Richard Grenell, the current US ambassador to Germany and a staunch ... more
  • 3 days EFCC staff jailed for stealing exhibits Linda Ikeji
    A former staff of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Hussaini Abubakar has been handed a one year jail sentence after being found guilty of stealing exhibits.  Abubakar was arraigned by the Port Harcourt Zonal Office of the EFCC on a three-count charge bordering on stealing. One of the charges against him reads;   “That you, Hussaina Abubakar, in 2017 at Port Harcourt in the Port Harcourt Judicial Division did fraudulently steal an exhibit from the Forensic Section of EFCC, an exhibit which you knew was recovered in the course of investigation to wit: One Lenevo S60-A (daul sim) with serial number: HBOGOHAQ with ... more
  • 3 days “What the hell was that all about? – Trump isn’t pleased a South Korean film won best-picture Oscar Linda Ikeji
    US President Donald Trump has blasted the Oscars Award for giving a South Korean movie "Parasite," its award for best picture, best directing and best original screenplay in the recently held Oscars Awards ceremony.Parasite was the first foreign language movie to win best picture at the 2020 Academy Awards and it also won awards for best directing and original screenplay but Trump isn't pleased saying the US already had trade issues with South Korea so a South Korean film shouldn't have won the Oscars.                               Trump, however, seemed ... more
  • 3 days Lady seen flogging her mother after her pastor accused her of being a witch (video) Linda Ikeji
    A lady was filmed flogging her mother after her pastor told her that her mother is a witch. In a horrific video shared by a social media user identified as Sam Ituama, the lady is seen hitting her mother with a cane in public. According to Ituama, the lady's pastor revealed to the lady that she is not progressing in life because her mother is destroying every move she makes. Sam Ituama captioned the video: This girl is beating up her own mother while her friends videotaped and giggled because her pastor tagged her a witch!Where is this world going?#AfricanProphets have a way of rubbishing families  Watch ... more
  • 3 days Mom shares video of her 9-year-old son with dwarfism, crying and threatening to commit suicide due to incessant bullying Linda Ikeji
    A mum from Brisbane, Australia, shared a heartbreaking video of her son crying and saying he wants to die after being bullied at school yet again. Yarraka Bayles shared the emotional video of her son crying hysterically after school on Facebook. In the video, Quaden, 9, who was born with Achondroplasia, a form of Dwarfism, is seen in anguish as he describes how he plans to take his life.  "I've just picked up my son from school, witnessed a bullying episode, rang the principal, and I want people [to] know, parents, educators teachers, this is the effects that bullying has, this is what bullying does," Bayles ... more
  • 3 days Homeless Nigerian man arrested in Cambodia, says he has no job, passport and money Linda Ikeji
    Officers from the Phnom Penh police post of Toul Tompong 2 on Thursday, February 19, handed over a 28-year-old Nigerian man to the Immigration Department's Office of Investigation and Procedure. The Nigerian identified as Chidera, arrived Cambodia on September 2017 at Siem Reap International Airport, looking for work.  He was recently arrested and detained by police because he was living on the streets. He said that he has no job, no passport and no money, so he is stuck in Cambodia. The Immigration Department is dealing with his case according to the usual legal procedures.The post Homeless Nigerian man arrested in Cambodia, says ... more
  • 3 days Pop Smoke’s murder is ‘investigated as gang hit’ and not a robbery gone wrong Linda Ikeji
     American rapper, Pop Smoke's murder is reportedly being investigated as a gang-related attack and not a robbery gone wrong. The 20-year-old rapper was shot dead at a home in Hollywood Hills at about 4.30am Wednesday. Initially, it was reported that Pop Smoke died in a home invasion robbery because it came hours after he shared several media posts including his home address online. But authorities are now treating the case as a targeted hit based on surveillance video from the property. Insiders who have seen CCTV footage told TMZ that four men were seen entering the $2.5million home on Hercules Drive and later flee ... more
  • 3 days “Never address me as a HE but as a SHE” Nigerian crossdresserJay Bugatti says as he reveals he was a boy but is now a girl Linda Ikeji
    Jay Bugatti has warned people against using the pronoun "he" or "him" when addressing him. He said he was born a boy but is now a girl and as a result, he expects people to address him as the gender he identifies as. Sharing a photo of him before and now, he wrote: " I was a BOY yeah I know. But now I am a GIRL.. Never address me as a HE but as a SHE! SMALL GIRL WITH A BIG GOD."  Jay once revealed that he's a transgender and plans to transition as soon as he can afford to.  He didn't disclose ... more
  • 3 days Gabrielle Union responds to those having opinions and giving “hot takes” after husband Dwyane Wade’s son came out as transgender Linda Ikeji
    A number of people have condemned Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade for declaring their support for Zaya Wade who came out as transgender. But Gabrielle has a few words for those having opinions. Zaya Wade, 12, who was named Zion Wade at birth, opened up to father Dwyane that he identifies as a girl. Dwyane and his wife Gabriele Union chose to show support and they even reached out to the cast of Pose to find out how best to be there for their child. Pose is an American drama television series that features the largest cast of transgender actors in series ... more
  • 3 days BBNaija’s Khloe strips to her panties as she soaks up the sun on a beach Maldives (photos) Linda Ikeji
    Big Brother Naija's Khloe stripped down to her panties as she posed on a beach in Maldives. "Excuse me while I love my best life," the former reality star wrote as she hid her boobs from the camera with her hands. See below. The post BBNaija's Khloe strips to her panties as she soaks up the sun on a beach Maldives (photos) appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 3 days Socialites Diane and Sophia Egbueje drag actress Dorcas Fapson; claim she borrowed things from them to show off on Instagram Linda Ikeji
    Socialites, Diane and Sophia Egbueje have called out Nollywood actress Dorcas Fapson who they described as a "leech".  Diane took the first shot at the actress, accusing her of assaulting her sister Sophia who has had enough of her "leaching". She also claimed Dorcas Fapson has been 25 her whole life, depressed, has zero ambition, zero brain and also lacks self-respect.  The socialite promised to make sure the actress who she says can't afford to fund her own trips, squats in her sister's hotels, borrows clothes, cars and purses for Instagram, rots in jail.  See her posts below;   Sophia who also commented on her alleged altercation ... more
  • 3 days APC urges Supreme Court to reverse sack of David Lyon as winner of Bayelsa governorship election Linda Ikeji
    The All Progressives Congress (APC) has urged the Supreme Court to reverse its judgement which sacked David Lyon as the winner of the Governorship election held in Bayelsa State in 2019.  In an application filed by APC's team of lawyers led by Chief Wole Olanipekun (SAN) and Prince Lateef Fagbemi (SAN), the apex court were urged to set aside the “wrong” interpretation given to its judgment of February 13, 2020 and its subsequent execution by the Independent National. electoral Commission (INEC). The APC who argued they were denied fair hearing, also faulted the issuance of certificate of return to the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), ... more
  • 3 days Archbishop of Canterbury hosts Leah Sharibu’s mother to mark the two years anniversary of her daughter’s abduction Linda Ikeji
    Rebecca Sharibu, the mother of abducted Dapchi schoolgirl Leah Sharibu, was hosted by the Archbishop of Canterbury to mark the second anniversary of her daughter's abduction. Justin Welby shared the Eucharist with Rebecca Sharibu today, February 20, after which he described her as a "woman of profound courage and faith." Rebecca's 14-year-old daughter was abducted alongside 109 other schoolgirls on February 19, 2018. Of the 107 girls who survived the ordeal, all were released by the Boko Haram terrorists who abducted them, except Leah who was held back because she refused to renounce Christianity and convert to Islam. She was eventually married ... more
  • 3 days Maryam Sanda appeals her death sentence Linda Ikeji
    Maryam Sanda has filed an appeal against the death sentence she was handed by a Federal High Court in Abuja which found her guilty of killing her husband, Bilyaminu Bello.  The convict asked the Court of Appeal in Abuja to set aside the verdict and acquit her, on grounds of Justice Yusuf Halilu who handed her the death sentence being "tainted by bias and prejudices.” Maryam alleged she wasn't given a fair hearing and was convicted on circumstantial evidence by the trial judge who reportedly failed to rule on her preliminary objection, challenging the charge preferred against her. She backed her claim by pointing out the ... more
  • 3 days Watch the terrifying moment a Brazilian senator was shot in a stand-off with masked policemen (Video) Linda Ikeji
    Brazilian Socialist Party's Senator Cid Gomes has been injured after shots were fired at him during a stand-off with masked policemen in Sobral city, state of Ceara, Brazil. "Cid Gomes was shot with a firearm and is currently being stabilized at a hospital in the region," his adviser said in a statement. The Brazilian senator, who is the brother of former presidential candidate Ciro Gomes, was driving a digger towards a group of masked military police officers that were protesting over pay increase when he was hit by two bullets in the town of Sobral on Wednesday.  Reacting to the incident, former presidential candidate ... more
  • 3 days Fathers who send out their children as almajiris should be arrested – Emir Sanusi Linda Ikeji
    Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi has called for the arrest of fathers who send out their children as almajiris.  Speaking at a conference organized by the Future Assured Initiative, a non-governmental organisation of First Lady Aisha Buhari, in collaboration with the Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) on Thursday February 20, the Kano monarch said there is no law that backs a man to marry, have children and abandon them without living up to his responsibility to them. Emir Sanusi told men who are too poor to take care of their family, to go out themselves and beg instead of sending their children.  He said;  “Every day, ... more
  • 4 days Man arrested for storming into a London mosque to stab a Muslim crier as he called worshippers to afternoon prayers (Photos/Videos) Linda Ikeji
    A man was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after he stormed into the London Central Mosque on Thursday afternoon and stabbed a Muslim crier in his 70s as he called worshippers to afternoon prayers. The Metropolitan Police said officers were called about 3:10 p.m. after reports of an attack, but they did not reveal the extent of the injuries of the person who was stabbed or the identity of the suspect. Police said another man was also arrested at the mosque on suspicion of attempted murder. In some of the images posted online, a police officer was pictured holding a man down on ... more
  • 4 days Freeing ex-Boko Haram terrorists is suspicious and troubling – CAN Linda Ikeji
    The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has raised an alarm over the reintegration, rehabilitation and de-radicalisation of Boko Haram suspects by the Federal Government.  CAN's President Samson Ayokunle who described the development as "suspicious and troubling" while speaking at a news conference in Abuja to mark the second year of Leah Sharibu’s abduction, wondered why the Federal Government think the freed ex-terrorists won't return to Sambisa forest and pick up their arms against innocent Nigerians.  He said;  “The setting free of so-called ex-Boko Haram terrorists under de-radicalisation, rehabilitation, empowerment of the arrested terrorists by the federal government is rather troubling and suspicious,” he said.“What is ... more
  • 4 days Any young man that gets down on his knees to propose to a girl is a bloody fool- Pete Edochie insists (video) Linda Ikeji
    Veteran Nollywood actor, Pete Edochie, has once again kicked against men going down on their knees to propose to a girl. Recall that in January, a video of the actor speaking in Igbo and condemning the act of men kneeling to propose to their girlfriends went viral. The actor was spotted recently and was asked to speak on wedding proposals, and again, he vehemently kicked against men going down on their knees to propose. According to him, any man who does that is not "just an idiot but a compound buffon. Any young man who gets down on his knees to propose to a girl ... more
  • 4 days Ex-Kogi Gov, Abubakar Audu’s son, Muhammed arrested for alleged fraud Linda Ikeji
    The operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have arrested Muhammed Audu, son of the late Prince Abubakar Audu, a former governor of Kogi State, for his alleged involvement in a fraud case. A statement released by the antigraft agency, says the suspect was arrested on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 for allegedly diverting the funds to the tune of several millions of US Dollars and billions of Naira, which were donated to the Nigerian Football Federation, NFF, to his personal use. According to the EfCC  the suspect used two of his companies, Mediterranean Hotels Limited and Mediterranean Sports, to divert the ... more
  • 4 days Ex-Kogi Gov, Abubakar Audu’s Son, Muhammed Arrested for Alleged Fraud Linda Ikeji
    The operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have arrested Muhammed Audu, son of the late Prince Abubakar Audu, a former governor of Kogi State, for his alleged involvement in fraud. The suspect was arrested on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 after being accused of diverting the funds to the tune of several millions of US Dollars and billions of Naira, which were donated to the Nigerian Football Federation, NFF, to his personal use. Investigations revealed that the suspect allegedly used two of his companies, Mediterranean Hotels Limited and Mediterranean Sports, to divert the funds, which he could not account for. The ... more
  • 4 days Nigerian lady narrates how a police woman allegedly harassed and tried extorting her while on her way to work (videos) Linda Ikeji
    A Nigerian lady took to Instagram to narrate how a police woman allegedly harassed and tried extorting her while on her way to work in Abuja today, February 20.  @osehstella alleged that the police woman accused her of "beating" traffic which she said she never did because some Vehicle Inspection Officers were at the spot the security operative claimed the incident happened.  She claimed that the police woman who attacked her in the car, called her colleagues who came and pulled her number plate at work.  She wrote;   Got harassed by police a police officer who claimed I beat traffic.I was on my way to ... more
  • 4 days ‘If your man is cheating on you, look at your four closest friends’ – Pastor Robert Burale tells women Linda Ikeji
    Kenyan City pastor and motivational speaker, Robert Burale, has spoken out against infidelity in relationships.  During his recent appearance on ‘Mancave Discussion’ on Switch TV, the pastor noted that women are their own worst enemies, and added that if their spouses are unfaithful they should suspect their closest friends. “I blame both men and women because the man is cheating with another woman. Women have become their own worst enemies. Chances are very high that if your man is cheating on you look at your four closest friends. “I’ll tell you that without fear of contradiction or batting an eyelid. The person who is ... more
  • 4 days This Nigerian man folds books to create art and his works are beautiful Linda Ikeji
    A Nigerian man who folds the pages of books to create art has shared some of his works and they are beautiful. Chuka Nwanazia, a Nigerian writer based in The Netherlands, has folded the pages of books to create images such as the feet, a love symbol, and the word "LOVE".  He says it's something he loves to do because it helps him to relax.  Sharing photos of some of his book art, he wrote: "Old pictures but I still love them like I made them yesterday. Haven't had the time to fold books in a while, but this is what I do ... more
  • 4 days Edo state governor, Godwin Obaseki revokes certificate of occupancy of James Ibori’s property Linda Ikeji
    Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo state has revoked the statutory right of occupancy of a property belonging to former governor of Delta State, James Ibori. The property is located on plot 103A Aiguobasimwin Crescent, old GRA, Oredo Local Government Area. The Edo state governor who signed the revocation order, said the property was revoked in exercise of the power conferred on him by sections (28) 1 and 38 of the Land Use Degree of 1978 and by virtue of all other laws enabling him on that behalf. No reason was given for the revocation. When contacted by The Nation, Ibori said he is aware of the ... more
  • 4 days Church allegedly refuses to bury a dead member because he stopped paying tithe some years back Linda Ikeji
    A Twitter user said a church refused to bury his colleague's father when he died because the man stopped attending the church and paying tithe 3 years ago. He added that the church told the deceased's family that they will only bury him on the condition that they pay the tithe he didn't pay in the last three years of his life. The Twitter user accused the church leaders of hypocrisy and called them "greedy exploitative idiots." See the tweets below.   The post Church allegedly refuses to bury a dead member because he stopped paying tithe some years back appeared first on Linda Ikeji ... more
  • 4 days This can only happen in a ‘shithole” country- FFK reacts to alleged plans to establish rehabilitation agency for ex-Boko Haram members Linda Ikeji
    Femi Fani-Kayode, a former Minister of Aviation, has condemned the proposed plans to establish an agency that would be responsibile for the rehabilitation, deradicalisation and integration of repentant Boko Haram members in the country. A bill for the creation of the agency, was read for the first time during plenary today February 20th. Taking to his Facebook page to react, FFK wroteA Federal Agency for "repentant" Boko Haram members is to be established?An agency for ravenous and merciless beasts that slit open the throats of women and children, behead clerics, abduct and enslave thousands of innocent, defenceless and helpless compatriots and bomb places of ... more
  • 4 days Man narrates what his current partner did to shoot her shot at him Linda Ikeji
    A Twitter user has narrated what his current partner did to get his attention. While reacting to a tweet that asked people how they met their current partners, he said she slid into his DM to shoot her shot. He wrote:  There was a conversation on the TL about calling and texting people. I tweeted that I prefer to call. She DM'd my tweet to me and added her number with a message. "When next you feel like calling, call me" I made the call and the rest is history.   The post Man narrates what his current partner did to shoot her shot at him appeared first on ... more
  • 4 days Ex-UNILAG lecturer sentenced to 21 years in prison for raping admission seeker Linda Ikeji
    Justice Josephine Oyefeso of an Ikeja High Court has sentenced a former part-time lecturer at the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Akin Baruwa, to 21 years imprisonment for raping an 18-year-old admission seeker. Baruwa, a married father of two, was arraigned before the court by the police after the victim, a daughter of his friend, filed a report. The prosecution told the court that Baruwa raped the girl on July 23, 2015, in Room 8 at the Faculty of Business Administration, Annex building, UNILAG when she came to seek admission into the institution. While delivering judgement in the one count of rape filed against ... more
  • 4 days Woman killed after threatening to expose ‘two gay men she caught having sex’ (Video) Linda Ikeji
    Police in Indianapolis is investigating the murder of a woman who was killed after she allegedly walked in on a male friend having sex with another man and then threatened to expose them in a Facebook Live video. The shooting occurred just after 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday near the intersection of Lafayette Road and West 30th Street. On Wednesday, police identified the victim was as 40-year-old Jane Waughfield. She was shot and killed while in traffic. After the shooting, she lost control of her vehicle, causing a four-car crash. “The Camaro came 90 to 100 miles per hour down the road and hit the blue car ... more
  • 4 days Secondary school students caught on camera beating their ‘teacher’ in Katsina Linda Ikeji
    A video making the rounds online shows some students of a secondary School in Katsina beating up a man said to be a teacher in their school. In the footage shared by Kastina Post Hausa, two students were seen beating an older man in a green jersey while their colleagues cheered them on. The teacher finally managed to extricate himself from their grasp and grabbed one of the students."Are you mad?" the visibly angry teacher asked as he slapped the boy across the face. Watch the video below       View this post on Instagram         Secondary school students caught on camera beating their 'teacher' in Katsina katsinaposthausaA post shared ... more
  • 4 days Mexican police arrest couple suspected of kidnapping, raping, torturing and killing a seven-year-old girl before dumping body in a bin bag Linda Ikeji
    Mexican police have arrested a man and his girlfriend over allegations of kidnapping, torturing and murdering a seven-year-old girl, Fatima Aldrighett, and then dumping the body in a bin bag.Fátima disappeared after leaving school in Mexico City on 11 February and her body was discovered with signs of physical and sexual abuse four days later in a bin bag. On the day she disappeared, a CCTV  outside her school captured her with an unknown woman later identified by police after being tipped by her landlord.                                  ... more
  • 4 days Kind-hearted woman discovers she has a hole in her heart when she volunteered to donate a kidney to a stranger. Now she needs help to stay alive Linda Ikeji
    A Nigerian woman is urgently in need of surgery to stay alive after she volunteered to donate her kidney to a stranger only to discover that she has a hole in her heart. Pearl Imabong Ansa took pity on a man she met on Facebook who was urgently in need of a kidney. She offered to help and went to the hospital to carry out the tests that will determine if she's a match.  During the test, the doctor dropped a bombshell. She was told that she's suffering from a congenital heart defect known as Atrial Septal Defect, ASD,  and as a ... more
  • 4 days Activist Aduke Ajibola writes open letter to the governor of Ogun State Dr. Dapo Abiodun MFR after gathering elderly victims of house demolition outsi... Linda Ikeji
     Dapo abiodun and activist The Ogun State government received quite a bit of a shock on Monday morning 17th December 2020 earlier this week, when human rights activist Aduke, gathered member of the Rocklanders Community Organization and other affected victims (majority elderly women) of house demolition owed compensation demonstrated outside the governor's office.    The activist had organized a similar protest outside the gate to the governor office last year on Human Rights Day. 10th December 2019. Government representatives ; Permanent Secretary Mr.Saka and Chief Security Officer Ogun State, addressed the people on behalf of his excellency. Assuring the protesters that His Excellency ... more
  • 4 days Lesotho’s Prime Minister Thomas Thabane announces he’ll resign as Police plans to charge him with murdering his estranged wife Linda Ikeji
    Lesotho Prime Minister, Thomas Thabane has announced he will resign by the end of July, as police plans to charge him for the murder of his extranged wife, Lipolelo Thabane. Speaking on Thursday in  Maseru, Mr. Thabane announced he would be stepping down in July if “all the requisite preparations for my retirement are completed,” but he failed to comment on the case.  His current wife, Maesaiah Thabane has already been charged with the murder. Maesaiah Thabane was arrested and charged earlier this month for the murder of Prime Minister Thomas Thabane's estranged wife Lipolelo, who was shot dead near her home in Lesotho's capital, Maseru, on ... more
  • 4 days SARS officers reportedly shoot two traders while pursuing suspected yahoo boys in Ogun Linda Ikeji
    Two petty traders were rushed to the hospital in Abeokuta, Ogun state today February 20th after being hit by stray bullets from gunshots fired by SARS officers. According to reports, the traders who carry out their trade at the Olomore Market were in their shops when operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Nigeria Police Force ran into the market. The SARS operatives were reportedly engaging an internet fraudster also known as Yahoo boy,  in a hot chase when they openned fire in the market. Stray bullets from the SARS officers’ gunshots hit the two pepper sellers. One of the victims was shot in the head ... more
  • 4 days Hilarious reactions from Nigerians as it’s revealed that Chloroquine effectively inhibits coronavirus infection and spread Linda Ikeji
    A report states that an old malaria drug known as Chloroquine effectively inhibits coronavirus infection and spread.  In a three-page paper published in Cell Research, scientists at the Wuhan Institute of Virology’s State Key Laboratory of Virology wrote that both Chloroquine and the antiviral Remdesivir were, individually, "highly effective" at inhibiting replication of the novel coronavirus in cell culture. According to the paper, an efficient approach to drug discovery is to test whether the existing antiviral drugs are effective in treating related viral infections. Several FAD-approved drugs were tested, including ribavirin, penciclovir, nitazoxanide, nafamostat, chloroquine and two well-known broad-spectrum antiviral drugs remdesivir and ... more
  • 4 days Senate moves to create agency to rehabilitate repentant Boko Haram members Linda Ikeji
    The Nigerian Senate has introduced a bill to create an agency that would take responsibility for the rehabilitation, deradicalisation and integration of repentant Boko Haram members in the country. The bill which is being sponsored by Senator Ibrahim Gaidam of Yobe East senatorial district was read for the first time during plenary today Thursday February 20th. Last month, the Nigerian military said that about 608 repentant insurgents were undergoing the De-radicalisation, Rehabilitation and Reintegration (DRR) programme under its Operation Safe Corridor in Malam-Sidi, Gombe State. The programme includes formal literacy classes, skills acquisition and Islamic Religious Knowledge (IRK) as well as drug and psychotherapy ... more
  • 4 days Okada ban: Fake soldier and policeman arrested for using ‘uniforms’ to scout for passengers on restricted routes in Lagos Linda Ikeji
    Two suspects have been arrested for impersonating security operatives at Oshodi by officials of the Lagos State Environmental and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit (Taskforce).  Monday Job was accused of impersonating a Police Officer and using his commercial motorcycle to scout for passengers on restricted routes, while Rasak Oloyede who presented himself as an Army Officer was accused of using his commercial bus for fraudulent acts along Lagos-Abeokuta expressway. Chairman of the Agency, CSP Olayinka Egbeyemi said the suspects confessed to impersonating security operatives to avoid being accosted by genuine security officers on monitoring duties or patrol. Egbeyemi said;   “Intelligence reports revealed that some dubious-minded motorcyclists are now using fake Nigerian Army/Police uniform to ... more
  • 4 days President Buhari won’t resign over insecurity – Lai Mohammed Linda Ikeji
    Lai Mohammed, Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture, has said that President Buhari will not be resigning from office over the insecurity challenges in the country. The Minister stated this during a press conference in Abuja today Thursday February 20th. According to the Minister, it is clear that the country is currently facing serious security challenges but asking the President to resign because of this is uncalled for. He added that the president has the overwhelming support of Nigerians to complete his tenure in 2023.  “As I said earlier, the country is facing security challenges, and the challenges are being tackled headlong. However, there have ... more
  • 4 days Two killed and several injured after train derails in Australia (photos/video) Linda Ikeji
    Two people have been killed and several others injured after a Sydney to Melbourne express train derailed near the Victorian town of Wallan in Australia. The train was carrying about 160 passengers when it left the tracks at 7.40 am on Thursday before it derailed near Wallan station, 45km north of Melbourne, on the North-East line about 8pm on Thursday.  Confirming the incident, Victoria's Country Fire Authority (CFA) said that five carriages, along with the train's engine, had derailed, killing two people and injuring several others.   The authorities also added that helicopters and ambulances rushed to the scene to assess injuries and transport victims ... more
  • 4 days Female secondary school student spotted giving male classmate a lap dance (video) Linda Ikeji
    A female secondary school student was spotted in a viral video giving her male classmate a lap dance.  Though the school's name was not immediately available, the female student engaged in the erotic act while her other classmates cheered her on.  Here is the video below;      View this post on Instagram           A post shared by Lindaikejiblog (@lindaikejiblogofficial) on Feb 20, 2020 at 3:53am PST This is coming days after some female students in a Ghanaian secondary school were expelled over a viral video in which they advised virgins to give up their virginity and start having sex with boys because it is nothing to be proud ... more
  • 4 days Taraji P. Henson flaunts her hot body in sexy swimsuit as she vacations in Mexico with her fiance Kelvin Hayden (Photos) Linda Ikeji
    Empire actress, Taraji P. Henson is currently enjoying a romantic vacation in Mexico with her fiance, Kelvin Hayden. This week, the 49-year-old actress was pictured enjoying a splash at the pool of Nobu's Los Cabos resort while clad in a sexy studded swimsuit.See more photos below. .The post Taraji P. Henson flaunts her hot body in sexy swimsuit as she vacations in Mexico with her fiance Kelvin Hayden (Photos) appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 4 days Relocating to Canada doesn’t guarantee success- gospel artiste, Nathaniel Bassey Linda Ikeji
    Gospel singer, Nathaniel Bassey, took to his Twitter handle this morning to advise Nigerians planning on relocating to Canada and other countries to seek the face of God as relocating to these countries doesn't guarantee success.  According to him, it is important for people to be in the place where God has destined for them to prosper. The music minister said he has seen families disintegrate after relocating to places where their lives as a family will be better. Read his tweets below The post Relocating to Canada doesn't guarantee success- gospel artiste, Nathaniel Bassey appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 4 days Days after her hubby asked men not to marry women who can’t cook, Pastor Folu Adeboye urges women to teach their children how to cook Linda Ikeji
    Wife of RCCG General Overseer, Pastor Folu Adeboye, has advised women to teach their children how to cook. Two days ago, Pastor Adeboye stirred up a conversation on Twitter after he advised his sons not to marry any woman who cannot cook. Many interpreted his message to mean that it is imperative for a woman who intends to get married to learn how to cook. The clergyman did not state if it was also important for an intending husband to learn how to cook.  However, his wife, Foluke Adeboye, while preaching at a church programme on Wednesday February 19th advised women to ensure they teach their children which ... more
  • 4 days PSG president Nasser al-Khelaifi charged in connection with bribing former FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke Linda Ikeji
    Nasser al-Khelaifi, the president of French football club Paris Saint-Germain has been charged in connection with bribing the former FIFA secretary general, Jerome Valcke.  The former FIFA secretary-general, who is currently banned from football was also charged with accepting bribes over World Cup television rights. A press release from the Swiss Attorney General's office read: 'The OAG has charged Valcke with accepting bribes, several counts of aggravated criminal mismanagement and falsification of documents.  'The facts in this indictment are no longer characterised as fraud. Al-Khelaifi and the third accused are charged with indicting Valcke to commit aggravated criminal mismanagement. The third accused is ... more
  • 4 days How Yahoo Boys subjected Aso Rock Director Dagan Laetitia Naankang to a slow death before burning her body Linda Ikeji
    Shocking details leading to the gruesome murder of Ms. Dagan Laetitia Naankang, an Assistant Director, Administration at the State House, Abuja, has emerged. It was revealed that Naankang, 47, was subjected to the agony of a slow death by fraudsters, popularly called Yahoo Boys, because she reported their activities to the police. She was murdered in her apartment on Monday by yet-to-be identified killers (read here). According to Guardian.ng, the deceased discovered that her neighbourhood in Lokogoma area in Abuja was populated by Yahoo boys, making her uncomfortable in the vicinity. She confided in her close friends and told them of her plans to relocate. Concerned for her safety in ... more
  • 4 days Late footballer Justin Fashanu inducted intoNational Football Museum Hall of Fame Linda Ikeji
    Late footballer, Justin Fashanu has been inducted into the National Football Museum's Hall of Fame Fashanu who was England's first male English professional to come out as gay while still playing, back in 1990, was inducted into the National Football Museum's Hall of Fame on Wednesday, on what would have been his 59th birthday.  His niece Amal Fashanu who received the award on his behalf at the museum in Manchester during LGBT History Month, said:  Today would have been Uncle Justin's 59th birthday and what a way to celebrate it on his behalf. 'One of my favourite memories of Uncle Justin was his playful, ... more
  • 4 days Lady allegedly kills herself and her child in Delta after baby daddy denied being the father of her baby Linda Ikeji
    A 22-year-old lady was found dead at her residence in Bomadi community of Delta State on Sunday February 16, after allegedly poisoning herself and her child.  The deceased identified as Epigha Peace Koboye, reportedly took the decision of ending her life and that of her child after her baby daddy denied being the father of her baby.  It was further gathered that their corpses have been evacuated and deposited at Bomadi General Hospital. The post Lady allegedly kills herself and her child in Delta after baby daddy denied being the father of her baby appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 4 days “She looks like a pair of worms mating” Freeze describes Tope Alabi’s dance steps as “repulsive” but says he doesn’... Linda Ikeji
    Daddy Freeze has weighed in on the online debate about gospel artiste, Tope Alabi's dance step at her father's funeral. A video of the singer went viral yesterday after a Nigerian man criticized her for dancing in a ''worldly manner''. The singer in an interview with TVC said she was dancing at her father's funeral and that people with spiritual eyes will understand her. Read here. Reacting to the video, Freeze in a now deleted post, said he did not see anything wrong with her dance step. However, he added that her dance step was repulsive and uncouth and it made her ... more
  • 4 days You don’t have to be nude to be sexy – Stella Damasus Linda Ikeji
    Nollywood actress, Stella Damasus, has said that people do not have to be nude for them to feel sexy. In a post shared on her Instagram page, the 41-year-old said one can appear sexy by just wearing a pair of jeans and a sweatshirt, being confident, among others. Posting the photo above, she wrote“I will say it again. You don’t have to be nude or vulgar in your appearance to be SEXY. The way you carry yourself even in A pair of Jeans and a sweatshirt can make heads turn. Your confidence can be SEXY. Your smile can be SEXY. Your voice can ... more
  • 4 days ”We will hold Timipre Sylva and Adams Oshiomhole responsible if anything happens to Justice Mary Odili” – Rivers state govt Linda Ikeji
    Rivers State Government has condemned the attack on the Abuja residence of Justice Mary Odili who delivered the judgement nullifying the election of  David Lyon as Governor-elect of Bayelsa state and instating PDP's Duoye Diri as the governor-elect.  Some aggrieved persons said to be APC members, stormed Justice Odili's home on Tuesday February 18th, carrying placards, demanding her resignation from the Supreme court. APC National Chairman, Adams Oshiomole, has  also publicly rejected the apex court's ruling. A statement released by Rivers Commissioner of Information, Paulinus Nsirim, the Rivers state government said it will hold APC National Chairman, Adams Oshiomole, Minister of State for Petroleum, Chief ... more
  • 4 days Nine dead after two attacks on Hanau shisha bars in Germany Linda Ikeji
    A gunman opened fire on two shisha bars in Hanau, German, killing at least nine people and injuring several others, police have revealed. The attack took place on Wednesday night, February 19. The first target was the Midnight shisha bar in the city centre of Hanau. Witnesses reported hearing about a dozen gunshots, and at least three people were killed. The suspect then reportedly fled in a dark car to the Kesselstadt neighbourhood and opened fire at the Arena Bar & Cafe, where at least five people were killed.  In both places targeted on Wednesday night, the clientele were reported to have been predominantly ... more
  • 4 days ‘When I found you, you were strung out on cocaine and contemplated suicide’ – Deontay Wilder attacks Tyson Fury’s past life as... Linda Ikeji
    Ahead of Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder's blockbuster rematch on Saturday with the Lineal Heavyweight champion, Ring magazine and WBC belts on the line, both fighters showed how much ''dislike'' they had for each other as they both shoved and insulted each other on Wednesday night in Las Vegas while Wilder gave Fury a nasty reminder of his drug addiction past life.                                   Fury and Wilder fought to an unceremonious draw in December 2018, barely months after Fury had come back from mental health issues and ... more
  • 4 days Larry Tesler, the computer scientist behind cut, copy and paste, dies aged 74 Linda Ikeji
    Lawrence "Larry" Tesler, the icon credited for his innovation that allows you cut, copy, and paste texts, has died at the age of 74. He died on Monday, February 17. His death was announced on Twitter on Wednesday, February 19, by Xerox, where he spent part of his career. Xerox tweeted. "The inventor of cut/copy & paste, find & replace, and more, was former Xerox researcher Larry Tesler. Your workday is easier thanks to his revolutionary ideas."  Mr Tesler was born in the Bronx, New York, in 1945, and studied at Stanford University in California. Tesler specialised in human-computer interaction, employing his skills at Amazon, Apple, ... more
  • 4 days Nigeria’s Abduhakim Bashir, who created a theft prevention AI software, reveals how he did it in in-depth interview (video) Linda Ikeji
    Every store owner worries about customers stealing from them since their eyes can't be everywhere in the store. For years, this has been a real problem for business owners, but a Nigerian has created an AI software to tackle this problem. Abdulhakim Bashir, from Katsina, Nigeria, created Chiniki Guard, an AI software that senses a suspicious action or theft and sends a notification to a mobile application. In 2019, Abdulhakim Bashi won the best AI startup award after a contest with other AI startups across the globe at the GITEX 2019 annual tech event in Dubai. He emerged the winner in the artificial intelligence (AI) category out ... more
  • 4 days Appeal Court orders judge to withdraw from trial of former Governor, Gabriel Suswam over N3.1 billion fraud Linda Ikeji
    Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court in Abuja has been ordered by the Court of Appeal to withdraw from the trial of former governor of Benue State, Gabriel Suswam. The appellate court also ordered that the case file be returned to Justice Ahmed Mohammed, who presided over the case from the beginning. Recall that the former Governor who is now the senator representing Benue North-east Senatorial District in the National Assembly, was first arraigned in 2015 alongside the Commissioner for Finance in his administration Okolobia Okpanachi, on a N3.1 billion money laundering charges. The case was reassigned by former Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, ... more
  • 4 days It’s like going to a gun fight without bullets’: Jose Mourinho delivers extraordinary four minuterant after Tottenham’s defeat by RB... Linda Ikeji
    Tottenham boss, Jose Mourinho has launched an extraordinary rant after his team fell to a 1-0 loss to RB Leipzig in the Champions League on Wednesday night.Timo Werner's second half penalty was the difference between both sides even though Leipzig enjoyed the greater share of possession and out played Tottenham for majority of the match but Mourinho has staunchly defended his players in an extraordinary four-minute rant with BT Sport's Des Kelly.                                      When questioned whether he saw the 'real Spurs' in the final 20 minutes of the ... more
  • 4 days Africa free of coronavirus as suspected Egyptian case tests negative Linda Ikeji
    Africa is free of coronavirus as the first suspected case in Egypt has tested negative for the deadly virus.  The announcement was made by the Egyptian Health Ministry and the World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday February 19, barely  48 hours after the foreigner was admitted to a specially designated hospital for isolation after being announced as Egypt’s first confirmed case of coronavirus on February 14.  Egypt's Health Ministry spokesperson, Khaled Megahed explained that a medical team has been conducting periodic checks and analysis on the Chinese national. The PCR analysis was conducted six times over three consecutive days under the supervision of the Health Ministry and the WHO, and it ... more
  • 4 days Filmmaker Steven Spielberg‘s 23-year-old adopter daughter, Mikaela Spielberg comes out as a Pornstar Linda Ikeji
    Mikaela Spielberg, the 23-year-old adopted daughter of Hollywood filmmaker Steven Spielberg, 66, and actress, Kate Capshaw, 66, has revealed she is now a porn star. Speaking in an interview with the Sun, the Nashville-based adult film star, who was adopted as a baby, revealed she recently told her parents about her new work and they are in complete support of her.  'My safety has always been a number one priority for them,' she told The Sun, while revealing that she broke the news to them via FaceTime over the weekend. 'I'm doing this, not out of an urge to hurt anybody or ... more
  • 4 days Customs seizes 1,393 bags of rice hidden in gas cylinders Linda Ikeji
    Officials of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) have intercepted 1, 393 bags of rice concealed in gas cylinders within Ogun State.  Parading the smugglers before newsmen on Wednesday February 19, the Acting Controller of the Federal Operations Unit (FOU), Zone A in Ikeja, Usman Yahaya said 625 cartons of frozen chicken, 187 jars and 66 drums of vegetable oil were also seized when the suspects were arrested between 5th and 17th February, 2020.  The items conveyed in 12 different vehicles, had a cumulative duty paid value (DPV) of N40.14 million. Yahaya said;  “Barely two weeks after the Comptroller-General of Customs’ working visit to Lagos where he showcased various seizures made ... more
  • 4 days Man reveals what his chef did to him for always misplacing the bowls used in packing his food Linda Ikeji
    A man took to Twitter to narrate how his chef dealt with him for never returning the plastic bowls used in packing his food. @ovxosu said the chef already complained about it but he didn't listen. So, the chef acted to teach him a lesson. He got to work and found that his food was put in a plate and then taped to another plate. Sharing a photo of the plates, he wrote: "Woooooooow. Guys. My cook is passive aggressive as fuck. Today he complained that each time he gives me packed food I never bring the bowls back. Said he won’t give ... more
  • 4 days 103 killed by Lassa fever in 16 states Linda Ikeji
    The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Wednesday February 19, revealed that that 103 people have been killed by Lassa fever since its recent outbreak on December 30, 2019.  Late victims of the disease resided in Ondo, Edo, Ebonyi, Kano, Kogi, Kaduna, Taraba, Plateau, Bauchi, Enugu, Abia, Benue, Borno, Gombe, Sokoto and Katsina. A total of 586 cases have been confirmed across the country. Edo has the highest burden of confirmed cases at 35 per cent, followed by Ondo with 32 per cent and Ebonyi at six per cent. 26 states have also recorded at least one confirmed case across the 101 local government areas in ... more
  • 4 days NFL stars Greg Robinson and Quan Bray face up to 20-years in prison for allegedly possessing 157 pounds of marijuana Linda Ikeji
    NFL stars, Greg Robinson and Quan Bray are facing up to 20 years in prison respectively after authorities found about 157 pounds of marijuana inside the car they were in at a border patrol checkpoint. The Cleveland Browns offensive tackle, 27, and free-agent wide receiver Quan Bray, 26, were arrested at the Sierra Blanca border checkpoint near the United States and Mexico border this week, according to an official statement from the Department of Justice in the Western District of Texas.  According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, Robinson and Bray were in possession of 157 pounds of marijuana which was stored inside several ... more
  • 4 days Gospel singer, Tope Alabi reacts after being criticized over her ‘worldly’ dance step (video) Linda Ikeji
    Nigerian gospel singer, Tope Alabi has reacted to being called out over her "worldly dance" in a video which went viral on social media.  Some social media users who called out the gospel singer, said she is deviating from who she was 10 years ago.  A Facebook user, Adeniji Aderogba wrote;  This is Evangelist Tope Alabi oo.. What is this world turns to for God sake. The Tope Alabi I knew 10 years ago is totally different from this one.Hmmmm Ogun Esu gbe 'bon o! However reacting to the video in an interview on TVC's "Wakeup Nigeria", Tope Alabi stated that she needed that ... more
  • 4 days ‘I’m not underrated, it’s Industry media and Influencers that are retarded – Singer, Brymo puts his critics on blast Linda Ikeji
    Nigerian singer, Brymo, who clearly isn't happy about being called "underrated", has taken to Twitter to put his critics on blast. In a tweet posted to his page, the singer  wrote: 'I’m not underrated, it is industry media and influencers that are retarded..'The post 'Im not underrated, it's Industry media and Influencers that are retarded - Singer, Brymo puts his critics on blast appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 4 days We killed Nigerian DJ in Turkey for refusing to pay us after a drug deal – Arrested Brazilian suspects Linda Ikeji
    Two Brazilian suspects have been arrested in connection to the murder of a Nigerian DJ, Emmanuel Okonyia in Turkey.  Recall LIB reported that the Nigerian DJ was found dead in his apartment at Mecidiyeköy with his hands and feet tied behind. An early police investigation revealed that Emmanuel who had a knife next to his body, was tortured before he was killed.   The two Brazilian suspects arrested over the murder incident were identified as Sandro Marcello A. and Jonathan Carvalho D. It was further learnt that they confessed to the crime and also accused the Nigerian DJ of refusing to pay them after a $200,000 drug deal.  Sandro said;  "I went ... more
  • 4 days Pop Smoke’s best friend, Mike Dee speaks out following his murder, denies setting him up to be killed Linda Ikeji
    Pop Smoke's best friend, Mike Dee took to Instagram to speak following the death of his brother. Pop Smoke was killed on Wednesday, February 19, in a home invasion. He was shot dead by masked men in his Hollywood Hills home (read here).  Mourning him, his best friend Mike Dee took to Instagram to share photos of them together at different stages of their lives, from when they were boys, to photos of themselves as teenagers, and then as adults. Mike Dee wrote: CANT NOTHING EXPRESS THE PAIN IM FEELING ....I JUST LOST MY FUCKING BROTHER, MY HEART MY DAWGZ. YOU GUYS HAVE NO TYPE ... more
  • 4 days Woman allegedly attacks her husband in Owerri, cuts off his nose, upper teeth, tip of tongue, lower gums, then called his mother to come carry him Linda Ikeji
    A doctor with the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Owerri is in critical condition after he was allegedly brutally attacked by his wife on Tuesday night after a quarrel. According to the victim's friend, Jones, the doctor's wife cut off his nose, upper teeth, tip of tongue, lower gums and after the assault, she called his mother to come carry him. "A doctor in my center (fmc) Owerri was assaulted by his wife last night after a quarrel. The woman cut off his nose,upper teeth,tip of his tongue and part of his lower gums. She then called the guy’s mom to come and carry ... more
  • 4 days Teenage wheelbarrow pusher electrocuted in Enugu as iron rod he was using to pluck mangoes from tree touches high tension wire (graphic photos) Linda Ikeji
    A young wheelbarrow pusher was electrocuted on Wednesday morning while attempting to pluck mangoes from a tree along Enugu Road, in Nsukka Local Government Area of  Enugu State. It was gathered that the deceased said to be about 18 years old, had climbed up the mango tree and, using a short rod iron, and had mistakenly made contact with a live high tension wire which electrocuted and killed him instantly.  Mr Eze, a resident of the area who said that he did not know the exact time the incident happened, suggested that the man might have climbed the mango tree to pluck ... more
  • 4 days Major road in Abuja named after late Dr Stella Ameyo Adadevoh Linda Ikeji
    A major road in the Federal Capital Territory Abuja has been named after late Dr. Stella Adadevoh, the medical doctor who played a major role in preventing an Ebola epidemic in Nigeria in 2014.  The road, located along Ahmadu Bello Way, close to the Nigerian Air Force Conference Centre, was renamed after Adedovah, about six years after she died from the disease in Lagos. Adadevoh died in August 2014 while preventing a Liberian man, Patrick Sawyerr from leaving her hospital after she diagnosed him of having the deadly Ebola virus. Several calls have been made by Nigerians for the deceased medical doctor to ... more
  • 4 days Update: Police arrest suspect over murder of Aso Rock director Linda Ikeji
    The FCT police command says it has arrested a suspect in connection with the murder of Laetitia Dagan, an Assistant Director in Aso Rock. 47-year Dagan from Plateau State, worked in her office on Monday February 17th till 8pm, but by 11pm, she was gruesomely murdered in her apartment by unidentified persons. The FCT Criminal Investigation department says preliminary investigation shows that the suspect allegedly conspired with some others who are still on the run. The post Update: Police arrest suspect over murder of Aso Rock director appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog. ... more
  • 4 days CAN Yobe state stage protest to mark 2nd year anniversary of Leah Sharibu’s abduction (photos) Linda Ikeji
    To mark the 2nd year anniversary of the abduction of the Dapchi school girls, the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Yobe State chapter, today Wednesday February 19th, staged a solidarity walk in the state, praying for peace to return to the country as well as challenging the Federal government to ensure the release of the school girls still in Boko Haram captivity.  Apart from the prayer sessions at the church, the Yobe State CAN Chairman, with his officials and the entire congregation including school children, staged a peaceful procession from the ECWA Church to St. Mary’s Catholic Church with protesters holding placards.  Some ... more
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