Friday, 16 February 2018

Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux end their 2-year old marriage


Hollywood actress Jennifer Aniston, 49 and her husband Justin Theroux, 46, have ended their 2-year old marriage. The couple announced their separation via a statement. Their joint statement read: “In an effort to reduce any further speculation, we have decided to announce our separation. This decision was mutual and lovingly made at the end of last year. We are two best friends who have decided to part ways as a couple but look forward to continuing our cherished friendship”.

Actress Foluke Daramola releases stunning photos as she clocks 40


Nollywood actress and activist, Foluke Daramola-Salako is a year older

There is no better alternative than Buhari for president in 2019 – Boss Mustapha


Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) said President Buhari will remain president come 2019 and that for now, there is no better alternative for him. Mustapha made this known while addressing a rally at the Unity fountain Abuja that was organized by the Democratic Youth Congress (DYC) to call on President Buhari to run for a second term.

Woman becomes grandmother with dead son’s semen


An Indian woman Rajashree Patil who had lost her only child, a son, 18-months ago, became a grandmother with the help of her son’s semen that was preserved in Germany for the past eight years, reports said on Thursday. According to media reports, the semen of the woman’s son was fused with the eggs of a donor to form embryos and then transferred into the womb of a surrogate mother. The surrogate mother later gave birth to a set of twins a boy and a girl, in India’s southwestern city of Pune, thus bringing back happiness to the grandmother.

Police Arrest Suspected Killer of "Hamburger", Other NURTW Top Men in Lagos


An alleged notorious killer, Adeola Williams, alias Ade Lawyer, has been arrested by operatives of the Inspector-General of Police’ (IGP) Intelligence Response Team (IRT). The suspect, said to be responsible for the death of a member of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Ganiyu Ayinla, at Lagos Island on January 23, was arrested on Wednesday. He was nabbed in Akure, Ondo State.

Meet The New South African President, Mr Ramaphosa

Cyril Ramaphosa

South African lawmakers on Thursday selected Cyril Ramaphosa as the country’s new president after scandal-tainted Jacob Zuma resigned under pressure from his own ANC ruling party. Ramaphosa was chosen without a vote after being the only candidate nominated, chief justice Mogoeng Mogoeng told assembled lawmakers at a special sitting of the parliament in Cape Town. The announcement brought loud cheers from ANC lawmakers, with Ramaphosa due to address the parliament later during proceedings.

I’ll Take Nigeria To The Next Level, says Buhari


President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday promised to take Nigeria to the next level despite the nation’s current challenges. Buhari made the promise in his remarks at the induction of the Nigerian Air Force’s Unmanned Aerial Vehicle, Tsaigumi, in Kaduna. A copy of his speech was made available to journalists by the Presidency’s media office. The President said his administration was determined to overcome all challenges militating against the country’s security and development. He therefore appealed to all Nigerians to support his administration to achieve its objective. Buhari said, “Let me again reiterate our commitment and firm resolve to take this nation to the next level. “We remain determined to overcome all challenges to our security and development as a nation.

Man hides $23,000 in birthday cake, smuggles it into Nigeria


Dim Chukwuneye Williams who allegedly attempted to smuggle $23,000 from US into Nigeria by concealing it inside a cake, on Thursday appeared in an Ebute Meta Magistrates’ Court in Lagos. Williams, who resides in Anambra, is standing trial on two counts of attempting to procure the commission of acts and unlawful smuggle. He, however, pleaded not guilty to the charges.

Obasanjo to Buhari: Fight Corruption Under Your Nose


Just few weeks after his explosive letter asking President Buhari not to seek re-election in 2019, former president Olusegun Obasanjo has once again asked President Buhari to fight the corruption on his nose. He said this during an interview with German International Broadcasting outlet, Deutsche Welle.

Best Graduating Student Shed Tears As Governor Okorocha Gifts Him N13.7m


Chigozie Ekenze, the best graduating student at the 2016 combined convocation ceremony of Imo State University IMSU – has been given another reason to smile as the academic expense, being Thirteen Million Seven Hundred Thousand Naira (13,700,000) has been released by Governor Rochas Okorocha to enable him proceed for his Post Graduate Program in London immediately.

Thursday, 15 February 2018

Imo To Arrest Parents Who Make Their Kids Hawk


Parents and guardians in Imo State who send their kids to hawk when they should be in school would be arrested. Governor Rochas Okorocha, who read the riot act to them yesterday, said parents have no reason to keep their children and wards away from school. He said the policy has been okayed by the House of Assembly.

Nigeria Not Easy To Change – Tinubu


A national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, said evolving “true change’’ in the country as promised by the party is not an easy task. Tinubu stated this yesterday in Abuja when he visited the National Chairman of the party, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun. Tinubu said, “we worked hard to get victory; we have never governed before, but we won the confidence of Nigerians to govern.

PDP Vows To Stop Killings, Poverty, Hunger In 2019


The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, yesterday, said his party would stop killings, poverty and hunger in the country if it returned to the Presidency in 2019. Secondus, who led members of his National Working Committee (NWC), to witness a mega rally in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, to mark the 6th anniversary of Governor Seriake Dickson administration, said the brooms of the All Progressives Party (APC) brought killings and vengeance to the country. The party chairman spoke at the Ox-Bow Lake Pavilion, Yenagoa, where party faithful and thousands of women, youths and elders in outfits with touch of red in the spirits of the Valentine, gathered to celebrate Dickson.

See throwback photos of BBnaija Housemate Cee-C

See throwback photos of BBnaija Housemate Cee C Lailasnews 4

Cee-C has been described by many as one of the most controversial Big Brother Naija housemates so far. Cynthia Nwadiora popularly known as Cee C on BBNaija show is a graduate of Law from Madonna University.

RMD replies fan who called him a ‘Demon Gang Leader’

RMD replies fan who called him a Demon Gang Leader lailasnews

Veteran Nollywood actor and politician, Richard Mofe Damijo popularly known as RMD has replied a follower who called him a ‘Demon Gang Leader’ after he shared a dapper photo and a valentine message with his followers on Instagram.