Celebrity

Nigerian Reality TV Star GUS 3 Winner Hector Joberteh Shot Dead in Lagos

Winner of Nigerian reality TV show Gulder Ultimate Search 3, Hector Joberteh has been shot dead by gunmen in Lagos. Hector was shot on Saturday September 2 after returning from the Murtala Mohammed International Airport where he picked up his younger brother. The alleged assailants trailed Hector from the airport to his home where he… Continue reading Nigerian Reality TV Star GUS 3 Winner Hector Joberteh Shot Dead in Lagos

People and Events

23 year old Olayinka Oladiran wins the 2016 MTV Base VJ Search

It was all glitz and glamour mixed with emotions as the winner of the 2016 edition of the MTV Base VJ search emerged on Friday September 23. 23-year-old Olayinka Oladiran from Abeokuta was revealed as the winner of the 2016 MTV Base VJ Search – Nigeria.  Olayinka beat other three finalists Tomiwa Olorunfemi (23), Tochukwu… Continue reading 23 year old Olayinka Oladiran wins the 2016 MTV Base VJ Search

People and Events

More dirty details emerge of Miss Nigeria Plus Size Pageantry

Following the outcry by one of the contestants of the just concluded Miss Nigeria Plus SIze beauty Pageantry in Lagos, Nigeria, more horrible details have continued to emerge about the competition. It turns out that the winner, Miss Catherine Agazar is related to the sponsor of the pageantry, Miss Maryam Elisha. They have both been… Continue reading More dirty details emerge of Miss Nigeria Plus Size Pageantry

Entertainment News

Gulder Ultimate Search star Von Apochi shares miraculous recovery photos from fire accident

TV star, Von Apochi has shared amazing recovery photos from a fire accident. The Gulder Ultimate Search Season 1 contestant survived a fire accident that almost claimed his life last year. His car exploded when it hit a block lying by the road side along Harvey road cemetery in Lagos. He shared the details of… Continue reading Gulder Ultimate Search star Von Apochi shares miraculous recovery photos from fire accident

People and Events

Glo to empower 1005 subscribers with N125 million in Hamma Millions Promo

In continuation of its resolve to continuously empower Nigerians, next generation network, Globacom, has launched Hamma Millions Promo designed to transform the lives of thousands of the network’s subscribers who will win a total of N125 million naira in cash prizes during the promo. Explaining the details of the promo which would run for the next 100 days at the launch… Continue reading Glo to empower 1005 subscribers with N125 million in Hamma Millions Promo

Cheering News

Lekan Shonde, man who killed his wife in Lagos arrested by the Police

  Man who allegedly murdered his wife after a domestic squabble has been arrested by the Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police command today. Lekan was communicating with the family of his late wife from his hiding place. Lekan, a depot worker in Apapa,  Lagos had claimed that his location cannot be traced… Continue reading Lekan Shonde, man who killed his wife in Lagos arrested by the Police

History

The Rise and Fall of Dr. Ishola Oyenusi

In 1971, the Nigerian robber Ishola Oyenusi — “smiling to his death,” in the words of the next day’s paper — was publicly shot with his gang at the Lagos Bar Beach. Dubbed “the most dangerous criminal of this decade” even though the Seventies were barely underway, “Doctor” Oyenusi — as he liked to style… Continue reading The Rise and Fall of Dr. Ishola Oyenusi

News

Three Secondary School girls kidnapped in Lagos released without ransom

The three female students kidnapped from the Babington Macaulay Junior Seminary (BMJS) , Agunfoye-Lugbusi, Ikorodu, Lagos on Tuesday last week have been rescued. Their successful release was confirmed by the Lagos State Commissioner for Information & Strategy, Steve Ayorinde. He on behalf of the Governor Ambode commended the police for their efforts on ensuring their… Continue reading Three Secondary School girls kidnapped in Lagos released without ransom

People and Events

#AMVCA2016: check out your favourite celebrities on the red carpet

Nollywood screen divas Rita Dominic , Omoni Oboli, Nse Etim, Ini Edo, Caroline Danjuma, Funke Akindele, Kate Henshaw and many others where glam on the red carpet of the 2016 African Magic Viewers Choice Awards AMVCA 2016. The awards held today March 5 2016 at the Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island Lagos. It was… Continue reading #AMVCA2016: check out your favourite celebrities on the red carpet

Celebrity

Rapper Wale arrives Nigeria — guarded by armed mobile policemen

Rapper Wale arrived his homeland Nigeria on Friday. He arrived on Friday and was escorted by heavily armed mobile policemen. The rapper whose real name is Olubowale Victor Akintimehin apparently attended gig last night in Lagos. “They keep sayin my WHOLE name in the club . “OLUbowale in the building””. Hahha they keep sayin my… Continue reading Rapper Wale arrives Nigeria — guarded by armed mobile policemen

Celebrity

Davido causes commotion at Murtala Mohammed Airport as he rains money on fans

Music star Davido was returning from a trip when fans at the Murtala Mohammed Airport Lagos mobbed him. The award winning singer reached out to his pocket and brought out a handful of cash which he sprayed into the air for his fans. This caused a huge stir as everyone struggled to grab as much… Continue reading Davido causes commotion at Murtala Mohammed Airport as he rains money on fans

News

LAGBUS to give free rides to Lagosians .on Xmas Day

The Lagos State Government has said it would provide free bus services to Lagos residents on Christmas Day. In a press statement, the LAGBUS Public Relations Officer said the move is geared towards promoting the use of public transportation, as well as reducing congestion on Lagos roads by ensuring that fewer vehicles were on the… Continue reading LAGBUS to give free rides to Lagosians .on Xmas Day

Entertainment News · People and Events

Evangelist Eucharia Anunobi stuns on the red carpet at the Tinsel Charity

Veteran Nollywood actress Eucharia Anunobi stunned on the red carpet at the Tinel Charity ball. The actress turned evangelist looked awesome in her white dress at Oriental Hotels in Lagos.She smiled for the cameras as she clutched a silver purse. The actress seems to have over applied her make up anyway.

News

Awful: Nigerian police declare a woman wanted for lesbianism

A woman in Lagos Nigeria has been declared wanted by the Lagos Police Command  for being a lesbian. According to a police  pronouncement, a complaint was lodged at Ogombo Police division, Ajah, by one Mr. Adeoye Jimoh Usman, whose wife, Mrs. Funmilola Adeoye and  Mrs. Toyin O. Fashola, 35 commited the alleged lesbian affair. In… Continue reading Awful: Nigerian police declare a woman wanted for lesbianism

News · Odd News

[Odd news] Prostitute in Lagos collapses and dies after consuming locally produced gin known as ogogoro

This is a story of how a young woman slumped and died after consuming a locally manufactured gin known as ‘ogogoro’. The woman, (name withheld ) who is know as a prostitute in Obalende Lagos was said to have drank the local liquor without eating any food. The deceased from Imo state was said to… Continue reading [Odd news] Prostitute in Lagos collapses and dies after consuming locally produced gin known as ogogoro

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Blogger Seun Oloketuyi arrested by DSS for false publications about bank MD’s

Nigerian blogger and publisher of news website, Naijahottestgist.com, and organizer of Best of Nollywood, Seun Oloketuyi was arrested by the Department of State Services, DSS for publishing false news about some Nigerian Bank MD’s. Seun Oloketuyi is known for his false publications on Nigerian banks and their Chief executives. According to a NAIJ.com, his false… Continue reading Blogger Seun Oloketuyi arrested by DSS for false publications about bank MD’s

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Turkish Airlines staff dies of malaria after leaving Lagos

Turkish Airlines ( THY ) has lost one of its cabin crew chiefs to malaria. The late Selda Durmaz died early on Saturday in Istanbul, Turkey of malaria after returning from a flight to Lagos. . Selda was diagnosed with flu when she checked into an Istanbul hospital with high fever. She was however diagnosed… Continue reading Turkish Airlines staff dies of malaria after leaving Lagos