Saturday, January 28, 2012
Oprah's best friend, Gayle King has put an end to rumours that Beyonce and Jay-Z have chosen Oprah Winfrey as godmother to their newborn daughter Blue Ivy. Reports claim that the first time parents had decided against choosing family members as godparents, and instead elected close friend Oprah and Jay’s best friend Ty Ty.
"Wit a heavy heart, I and my family r leaving Kano..God knows best."- Halima
The actress and her family have lived in the northern state of Kano all their lives, they even have businesses there but because of insecurity in the north, and especially after the multiple bomb blasts last week, which I hear came close to home, the actress has decided to relocate her family.
Did you know that we can determine if a person is sexually active or not by looking at his/her skin ?
Sex is a beauty treatment. Scientific tests have shown that a woman who has sexual relations produces big amounts of estrogen which makes her hair shiny and soft.
Friday, January 27, 2012
Dear Bachelors, we don't want KFC, Sharwama, Perfumes or Chocolates, we don't want Ipad, Iphone & BlackBerry this coming Valentine's Day, February 14. What we want is a VISIT to our PARENTS.. SHIKENA!!! Sincerely Yours, Sprinters
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Excerpts of the interviews on the ongoing probe into the fuel subsidy issue.
Fuel subsidy Probe:
Farouk Lawan: What is Nigeria’s daily fuel consumption?
Diezieni: 52million Liters
NNPC: 35m liters
One night President Obama and his wife Michelle decided to do something out of routine and go for a casual dinner at a restaurant that wasn't too luxurious. When they were seated, the owner of the restaurant asked the President's secret service if he could please speak to the First Lady in private. They obliged and Michelle had a conversation with the owner.
Great stuff, Stella Damasus Arts Foundation is back again. Its a 3 months free training for people who want to improve their acting and singing skills. To be a part of this, the Stella Damasus Arts Foundation (SDAF), you can get forms for FREE from designated places in Lagos.
Gunmen have killed 15 village traders returning from a market at night and set their bodies ablaze in Zamfara state, a local police chief said on Friday.
Thursday, January 26, 2012
PARK CITY, Utah — Regardless of the outcome of the presidential primaries, Ice-T already has his mind made up about the forthcoming election. The rapper and actor, who is making his directorial debut at the Sundance Film Festival with the documentary "Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap," says he expects President Barack Obama to be re-elected. After that, he predicts Hillary Clinton will be the next president.
Blue Ivy's going to have the most powerful woman in the world as her godmother! Who better to be the godmother to the baby of power couple Beyonce and Jay Z than Oprah? A source revealed to MediaTakeOut.com that Beyonce and Jay-Z have picked Oprah to be little Blue Ivy's godmother because she’s become a close, personal pair to the pair.
Well, all I can say is WOW!!! Wonder how Solange or Kelly Rolland must be feeling now huh? Wink
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton told State Department employees Thursday that she will not stay on in the job if President Obama wins re-election, saying that she is ready to step off 'the high wire of American politics,".. Aaawwww
Please, pls, pls don't ask me what's your business with this, I saw this on a news report and had to share here noni :D, read full gist..
Former Lagos State governor, Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu, yesterday, alerted that his phone had been hacked into. A statement by his media office said: “It has come to our attention that a telephone number belonging to Asiwaju Tinubu has been compromised. Someone had hacked into it with access into the contacts stored on the phone
The leadership of Boko Haram Abubakar Shekau says on YouTube that it was soldiers and the police that killed Muslims in last week’s attacks in Kano. In the 41 minute clip posted online earlier today, Jama’atu Jama’atu Ahli Sunna lid Da’awati wal Jihad, widely known as Boko Haram, says that the group's target in Kano were the security agencies and non-Muslims.
President Goodluck Jonathan has challenged the violent Islamist Boko Haram sect on Thursday to identify themselves and state clearly their demands as a basis for talks, while acknowledging that military confrontation alone will not end their insurgency.
In an interview with Reuters at the presidential villa in the capital Abuja, Jonathan said there was no doubt that Boko Haram had links with other jihadist groups outside Nigeria.
I came across this and thought I would share:
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Western Union have launched a second African Diaspora Marketplace (ADM). The ADM encourages sustainable economic growth and employment by supporting U.S.-based African Diaspora entrepreneurs with innovative and high-impact ideas for start-up and established businesses in Africa.
A few weeks ago, a disturbing story broke that Morgan Freeman was maintaining a 10-year relationship with his step-granddaughter with whom he had a questionable sexual encounter when she was young. Yes, they are not related through blood, but Freeman is 72 and E'Dena Hines is now 27,
Wednesday, January 25, 2012
Hollywood Stars to Star In Adaptation Of Chimamanda Ngozi Adchie's Bestseller 'Half Of A Yellow Sun'
Screen Daily reports that producers Andrea Calderwood ("The Last King of Scotland," "Generation Kill") and Gail Egan ("Happy-Go-Lucky," "The Constant Gardener") have fully financed, thanks to help from both Nigerian private equity and the British Film Instute, their adaptation of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's bestselling novel "Half of a Yellow Sun." The novel, which won the Orange Prize for Fiction in 2007
Development Alternatives and Resource Center (DARC) is organizing a Complete Cycle Program, an Employability program designed by DARC and Clinton Associates (UK) to increase the employability of Nigerian graduates by exposing them to the requirements and challenges of the job market.
A little over a month after she got married, Victoria Johnson, a staff of a savings and loans bank in Abuja was murdered by a man she had only been married to for just a month.
According to what late Victoria's sister told the police, Victoria had collected money from a customer from the bank meant to be deposited in her bank, but her taxi driver husband, who was at the time her boyfriend, asked to borrow the money. She gave it to him. Many months after he borrowed it, he refused to pay back, giving one excuse or the other.
Tuesday, January 24, 2012
You know, before you read this, I must warn you that its a very long article, but its very thought provoking, you want to create time for it.. Share with friends until it gets to someone in government.. There's alot of lesson to be learnt from this.. #happyReading :D
They call the Third World the lazy man’s purview; the sluggishly slothful and languorous prefecture. In this realm people are sleepy, dreamy, torpid, lethargic, and therefore indigent—totally penniless, needy, destitute, poverty-stricken, disfavored, and impoverished. In this demesne, as they call it, there are hardly any discoveries, inventions, and innovations.
PS: I chose not to pick calls whenever the show is on, close friends of mine know not to call me when the show is on.. Wink
BTW, Kardashian by blood or not, Khloe is my fav girl in that family.. she comes across as cool, calm, reasonable, successful in marriage and of course HUMAN unlike you know who : )
An interesting twist to the Kardashian saga… Although a lot of what you see nowadays on reality TV is fake, the latest scandal to hit the Kardashian clan may be very real.
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WOW! Great stuff here
Nollywood movie streaming platform, iROKOtv.com has just hit the 100,000 user mark since launching on December 1, 2011.
With this stats, it means that iROKOtv adds about 1800 users on average per day. Also, a total of over 1 million hours has been spent watching movies
Those who believed pop icon, Innocent Idibia, popularly called 2face, when he told the world he was no longer sexually involved with the three ladies who have kids for him may have been fooled as one of them is carrying his baby number six.
Pero Adeniyi, who has two of Idibia’s five children, is heavily pregnant with a third and may put to bed in March this year.
Monday, January 23, 2012
Man from Thailand recently married his dead girlfriend in a bizarre wedding ceremony that also doubled as a funeral for the young bride. Chadil Deffy, placed a ring on the finger of Sarinya “Anne” Kamsook, his girlfriend of 10 years, during the ceremony in Thailand’s Surin province.
The couple had planned to get married but Kamsook unexpectedly died in an accident before the couple could set a date. Deffy felt like he hadn’t treated his girlfriend well enough in life and wanted to make it up to her. So in front of friends and family, he placed a ring on Kamsook’s dead finger and vowed to love her the rest of his life. Kamsook was buried immediately after the wedding.
3LiveChicks (@3LiveChicks on twitter) is a new production by Flytime Entertainment. 3LiveChicks is made up of Toke Makinwa (93.7FM), Tosyn Bucknor (90.9FM) and Oreka Godis (former Beat 99.9FM).
It is a talk show with pizazz - it features interviews with a variety of celebrities, socialites and lesser known guests. 3LiveChicks brings cutting edge daytime tv entertainment to your laptop. Yes, laptop as the show will be launching online and can be viewed from any part of the world. It will also be available on TV stations.
Why do people turn God into a Las Vegas betting machine? Every issue of life in Nigeria eventually turns to 'Let's Pray'.
Ok, let's apply some logic to this. We have been praying since 1960. In fact, we have built the biggest churches. But while we were playing the praying game, countries with little or no regard for prayer have gone on to build better and bigger economies.