Saturday, March 3, 2012

Whitney Houston's Daughter, Bobbi Kristina Turns 19 Today,

Bobby Kristina clocks 19yrs old today March 4th, happy birthday to her.. In related news, the late singer's daughter will be appearing for the first time on Oprah Winfrey's OWN tv.. Oprah secured an exclusive interview with Bobbi Kristina, the talk will be broadcasted on Oprah’s Next Chapter airing Sunday, March 11 at 9 p.m, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

So, mark the date on your calendar if you may as Bobbi Kristina Brown gives the first interview about the tragic death of her mother Whitney Houston to Oprah, family friend to the Houstons.

Suspected Oct1 Bomber Murdered In Abuja Prison

One of the suspected masterminds of the October 1, 2010 bombing in Abuja, Tiemkenfa Francis Osvwo (alias General Gbokos), died in the Kuje Prison on Saturday.
A statement by his lawyer in the case, Federal Republic of Nigeria v. Charles Okah & others, Mr. Festus Keyamo, alleged that Osvwo was murdered by the authorities.

Yaw and Owen Gee Present #AprilFool

#AprilFool, a stage play by ace comedians Yaw and Owen Gee comes up April 1, 2012 at Shell Hall, Muson Center Lagos. Follow Yaw on twitter @yawazobiafm and Owen Gee @OwenGeenaija View larger picture after the jump..  9ice, Ice Prince, Davido, J Martins, Solid Star, Omawumi, W4 and a host of other artistes will be performing, Alibaba, AY, Gordon, Emeka smith, Odogwu, Julius Agwu will also be on hand to support the duo with comedy performances. 1st show: 3pm 2nd show: 7pm Ticket: 1st sow; N3,000

Watch video and view larger picture after the cut.. BTW, if you are around Lagos on April 1, this is one show you don't want to miss.. See that you don't :D

Berrykiss Exclusive: 1st Listen - Djinee's 'This is not a Love Song'

A free day on my schedule is like having snowfall in sub-saharan Africa. Despite the seeming impossibility of such an occurrence, it happened that I had to clear my schedule one afternoon so I could be available to pick my spouse who was coming in from out of town. In other to kill time whilst waiting to go pick him up, I decided to tend to some unread email messages.

At some point during the internet surfing session, I came across a mail from some publicist guy in Lagos claiming that the content was a recent studio leak of Djinee's track. Besides the fact that I think the crooner has got awesome talent, I had the whole

Friday, March 2, 2012

LINSANITY is no1 Selling Jersey in NBA

Lin has had the best-selling jersey in the NBA since February 4, 2012. Latest reports indicate an upsurge in patronage from Asian-Americans in the purchase of MBA jerseys, and yes, this group of Americans are only buying jerseys that have 'LIN' on it.. Well, great stuff.. Go Lin, Go Knicks!

Now On Sale, Kanye West's $6000 Shoes :D

Here's the #tins that Mallam Kanye is selling for $6000.. You go fear fa.. Kanye West designed a pair of Giuseppe Zanotti heels for his Donda fashion line that debuted at Paris Fashion Week last October. And now the pumps are finally on sale. But you’ll have to take a trip to Paris if you want to

Actor Emeka Ike's Daughter.. Isn't She Lovely?!

Wow, this's the 8-month-old daughter of Nollywood Actor Emeka Ike. Her name is Oluwakemi Adanna Ike. Her mum is a real beauty too. Isn't she lovely?

Beyonce Breatfeeds Baby Blue Ivy in Public, Gets Thumbs Up

B4 I read this myself, I was like, so we should jump up and start dancing ehn, that Beyonce breatfed her baby.. eyes rolling.. I understand its a big deal for celebs to do this in America.. but nigbayen nko? When then, equals to?! Anyways, you gotta still give Bey thumbs up. So, the gist: Moms who are protesting and campaigning to de-stigmatize breastfeeding in public seem to have a new face supporting their cause. Beyonce was on Saturday spotted breastfeeding Blue Ivy at Sant Ambroeus, a cafe in New York’s West village. Bey was dinning with hubby Jay-z, an observer told US weekly. She was later photographed leaving the restaurant, carrying her 8-weeks-old baby.

Zara Fashion Line Opens Recently in Lagos.. Yea, Same ZARA!

The ZARA Outlet opened at the Silverbird Galleria in Victoria in February, this simply means you can go to the ZARA Outlet, 1st floor, Silverbird Galleria, any day to shop, shop & shop! The 270 square foot store gives Lagosians and visitors the opportunity to fully experience
the high fashion culture of one of the leading fashion retail brands worldwide- ZARA.. Many people will ask “Do these products really come from the same ZARA we know and love?” Funmilola Omoike,

Bianca's Love Letter to Late Husband Odumegwu Ojukwu - A Tribute

How do I sum up 23 years in one page? I don't know. How do I describe you? I cannot. Not in any depth. Not for anybody else - you were my husband, my brother, my friend, my child. I was your queen, and it was an honour to have served you.

You were the lion of my history books, the leader of my nation when we faced extinction, the larger-than-life history come to my life - living, breathing legend. But unlike the history books, you defied all preconceptions. You made me cry from laughter with your jokes, many irreverent. You awed me with your wisdom. You melted my heart with your kindness. Your impeccable manners made Prince Charming a living reality. Your fearlessness made

Ngozi Anyiam to represent Nigeria at the Top Model of the World Contest in Germany

Legendary Models, a subsidiary of Legendary Gold Limited presents Ngozi Anyiam for one of the World’s most glamorous events – the 19th Top Model of the World Contest scheduled for the 10th of March, 2012 at the prestigious Westspiel Casino, Dortmund-Hohensyburg, Germany where Top Model of the World Contest will be presenting the most stunning top models from around the world.

Ngozi Anyiam will be amongst the 44 stunning contestants from around the world who will converge in Germany to vie for the most coveted title in the Modeling industry.  The models will be treated to an exciting and unforgettable tour of various cities before the event proper on the 10th of March.

 Legendary Gold Limited owns the franchise of Top Model of the World in Nigeria. It undertakes a national model search all over Nigeria annually through its event; The Nigeria Model Awards and it is from The Nigeria Model Awards that Legendary Models recruits its models.

Thursday, March 1, 2012

Berrykiss Exclusive: Interview with Vector, Prolific Rapper

Rocking the airwaves within a year of his ‘official’ entrance, dropping bars that have earned him a comparison to Jay-Z, featuring Nigeria’s biggest acts and dropping sterling videos at the first try.

BerryKiss correspondent, Ibrahim Omotosho (@heem_toshoson) hooked up with ‘Kilode’ crooner, 'Vector tha Viper'. They spoke about his music, ladies and BEEF.

Chris Brown is Quite an Amazing Chef!

 Chris Brown cooked dinner for his girlfriend Karrueche Tran last night, and even though he looks like a pro at the stove, he admits that he's no Bobby Flay. "I don't know what the hell I'm doing!" Chris tweeted. "Hungry????' ...Karrueche then tweeted a shot of her delicious meal and wrote, "Yup... Get mad." Hmm, any chance she's directing that towards a certain ex-girlfriend of Chris' who's name begins with an R?

Hmmm, these shildren sha, I understand some of the people who view my blog want to read about these things, thats why I share them.. #OkBye

Yaaaay, Finally, Funke Akindele's Wedding Pictures + Whiz Khalifa and Amber Rose are Engaged

Ema binu o (apologies) but you've been punk'd.. Heheh (wicked laughs).. SOURCE - A new movie directed by Tunde Olaoye and produced by Kalejaiye Adeboye paired new faces of Nollywood Funke Akindele and Joseph Benjamin in a romantic movie titled “Married but living single”. The movie features Funke Akindele as kate who works for an advertising company with a strict boss Joke Silver, kate is so occupied with her career at the expense of her family.

Rihanna Spends $24,000 To Fix Her Hair

With chart-topping albums like her sixth LP, 'Talk That Talk,' and endorsement deals with design houses like Armani, Rihanna can afford the recent splurge of $24,000 she spent to repair her damaged hair. The NY Post reports that the 24-year-old 'Birthday Cake' creator was in London enjoying some downtime at her hotel, where she used a steam room and sauna, when she experienced an unexpected hair fail. As a result of her dip in the heated pool, the Bajan songstress' tresses were an extreme mess. "When she got out, her hair was tangled and matted," a source revealed. "She slapped a load of conditioner on but it didn't get through the mass." So, aunty Rihanna decided to splurge $24,000 to fix her hair.. $24,000!!! That sum will pay half of my tuition for a Masters Degree.. Heavy sigh

Actress Stella Damasus Speaks Out on How Her Friend's Husband Killed His Wife

Original title of this writeup is 'When is it Enough' written by Stella Damasus.. But hey, yours truly figure it's not a headline worthy of the information the award winning actress put forward here, it just doesn't cut the attention it should derive. Please share after you read, this is a message everybody must pass along.. Thanks

So, here goes
It was 8 o’clock that morning and I was already dressed in my black dress,

Rape Scandal in Aso Rock, Presidency Orders Cover Up

A massive cover-up is underway in the Presidency amid allegations that a personal assistant to President Goodluck Jonathan raped an expatriate staff. A furious President Goodluck Jonathan called an urgent meeting at his official residence in Aso Villa and imposed a code of silence on all his aides and personal assistants as part of damage control efforts to deal with a scandal that alleges the rape of an expatriate staff by the President’s personal assistant for domestic affairs, Dr. Temple, who has been ignominiously relieved of his duties.

19yr Old Nigerian Teen Found Guilty of Murder in the UK

Disgraceful: On 25 March 2010, 17 year old Victoria Osoteku armed a 20-strong mob who ‘hunted down’ and hacked to death a15-year-old boy at a railway and underground station in front of rush-hour commuters. Sofyen Belamouadden was punched, kicked and stabbed to death in a ‘brutal and merciless murder’ planned on Facebook after a feud between pupils from two rival schools erupted into violence. Victoria was the one who brought

Video: Justin Bieber Pranked Taylor Swift

Justin Bieber just turned 18 this week, and what could be a better birthday gift than managing to "punk" a good friend? A trailer for the season premiere of MTV's newly revived Punk'd was released this week, showing the b'day boy doing just that. And not just any good friend-- America's

Quote of the Week - James Onanefe Ibori

"I pleaded guilty to the 10-count charge of stealing, money laundering and corruption because as an elder statesman and patriotic Nigerian, it was in the best interest of the country that its name gets saved the embarassment of a long court process that’d have had the country’s name brandied for the wrong reasons in a foreign court." - James Onanefe Ibori Well, well, well... Someone appears to be on cheap drugs.  

PHOTOS: Dim Odumegwu Ojukwu Laid to Rest, Nigeria Bids Farewell

Dim Odumegwu Ojukwu
Soldiers fired a 21-gun salute at the funeral of Odumegwu Ojukwu on Thursday as Nigerian leaders paid final respects to the late Ikemba. View pictures after the jump

Woman, 22, Kills Cousin’s 5yr Old Daughter, Removes Her Tongue

This could pass for one of the wonders of the world. It is a strange but true life story of a 22-year lady, Chinyere Alegu, who dragged her cousin’s daughter, Chioma Edukwu, 5, to a nearby bush, inserted her fingers in her mouth and pulled out her tongue . The victim died as a result of the
wicked act.

The incident took place at Ndi Duma Ekpaomaka village, in Ikwo Local Government Area of Ebonyi State. According to a source, the suspect allegedly committed the crime under the influence of some unseen forces.

Wednesday, February 29, 2012

I have yet to see a #MoreBeautifulBride - Yemisi Ajibose Fowode

I gotta ask, have you seen a more beautiful bride? Well, I didn't think so :D Yemisi Ajibose Fowode.. Wow, has a really nice ring.. Congrats girl.. BTW, y'all should know she's my friend, why else would she make this feature in my blog ehn.. Wink. Things you should know about her, she glows when she smiles, she's kindhearted, very mischievous (highly gan ni sef), she dances nicely, she can be real lazy tho.. She's a Law grad from OAU, and holds a Masters degree from the UK. She's also Ajebo, she

Best Album of the Century - 'My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy', Kanye West

Kanye West's “My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy” tops People’s Best Albums of The Century! Great stuff here.. Others on the list are Cold Play, Radiohead, Outkast, and Adele in top 5.

Essence - I'll Get By - Listen free at Truspot!

Essence - I'll Get By - Listen free at Truspot! This is the best song I've heard since Whitney Houston's 'I'll always love you' :D, and this one is from our homegirl, Essense.. Berrykiss hearts you girl.. Woop, woop!!!

Yoruba Actress, Laide Bakare in Hot Photoshoot

Boy, isn't she lovely! See more pictures after the jump

Food Left For Madman In Polythene Bag Caused Bomb Scare In Katsina

A polythene bag containing food, left for a madman by a good samaritan on Katsina-Dutsinma Expressway, on Tuesday caused a bomb scare in Katsina metropolis. The incident occurred at about 12 noon, when passers-by, including motorists noticed the polythene bag and raised alarm.

The incident sent people running helter-skelter, forcing shop owners and other traders to lock up their businesses and evacuate the area. The Police Anti-bomb Squad immediately went to the scene

Etisalat Employee Killed By OPC Member Over N10 Toll

A suspected member of the Odua Peoples Congress known by the pseudonym “Ultimate” on Monday allegedly killed an employee of Etisalat, Chukwuma Eze, in the Ejigbo area of Lagos State during an argument over N10 toll. PUNCH Metro learnt that N10 toll was collected by the OPC members at a footbridge that links Ejigbo with Ajao Estate. It was gathered that the deceased told the collectors that he had only N1,000 denominations with him and offered it to one of the collectors who asked him to come back for his balance.

Eze was said to have agreed but was shocked when on his return a female member of the group insisted that the deceased did not give N1,000 to the collectors.

February 29th Birthday Boy - Korede Bello

So, it was Korede Bello's birthday yesterday, February 29th.. Omo Leap Year #tins.. Happy birthday dear, I hope you had a blast. A brother of mine Casmir Casper would have loved that I give you this shout-out, so without him asking, I figured I should noni : ) Heard a song by you, I must say you got madt talent.. Best wishes with your career as a recording artiste. Cheers

Silverbird Group Ben Murray-Bruce Gets Political Appointment in Bayelsa

The Chairman of Silverbird Group, Ben Murray-Bruce has been appointed as a honourary special adviser in the cabinet of newly sworn in Bayelsa State governor, Seriake Dickson. In a statement made available to pressmen, the Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Media and Publicity, Mr Daniel Iworiso-Markson says Mr. Bruce, 54, is expected to perform in advisory capacity as a ‘Special Adviser on Investment and Tourism, drawing on his wealth of experience in show business garnered over the years. The move is intended to maximally boost Bayelsa state’s tourism sector, harnessing the vast economic potentials of its aquatic environment.

Organizers of 9ice's 'Bashorun Gaa and Versus' Concert Release Star Studded Line-up of Performing Artistes

9ice’s Bashorun Gaa and Versus concert will feature multiple award winning artistes like 2face Idibia, Psquare, Wizkid, Banky W and Terry G. Other big names include R&B singer Tiwa Savage, rising pop star Davido, Duncan Mighty, Modenine, YQ, Yemi Sax, DJ Zeez, Dammy Krane and Alapomeji affiliates Seriki, Snow and Ajayi Brothers. 9ice's former producer, ID Cabasa as well as other old

Magazine Covers of the Month: Whitney Houston, Jennifer Lopez, Motola Jolade, Nicki Minaj, Taylor Swift

On Whitney Houston's Rollingstone cover, here's the cover story exerpt.. 'Whitney Houston the Charming Church Girl, the Shining Diva and the Demons that Came Out in  Force.. Other magazine covers you'll find after the jump include Nigeria's Mania magazine with Omotola Jolade; VIBE, Nicki Minaj; and Bazaar, Taylor Swift. Enjoy

5yr Old Raps Nicki Minaj's Super Bass + Recent Original Rap Song Performed by Her on The Ellen Degeneres Show

Aaaww, adorable duo.. They are kids but you won't believe their extraordinary talent. Sophia Grace is the rapper, cousin Rosie, the dancer but they got some madt talent there.. See videos after the jump.. BTW, they are British.

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

14yr Old Boy Shoots Mum While She Sleeps Over Refusal To Allow Him Hangout On The Streets With Gang Members

14-year-old boy shot his mother at least ten times as she slept on the couch. The teen, named by family members as Joshua Smith, from east Detroit, allegedly unleashed a hail of bullets on Tamiko Robinson, 36, his mother in the early hours of Monday morning for refusing him to go hangout on the street with friends. Smith, who was on the swimming team at Kettering High School, was said to be angry that his mother had tried to keep him off the streets

Video: Chris Brown Sings and Dances to Rihanna's 'We Found Love' in Nightclub

Chris Brown was spotted at a nighclub singing and dancing to Rihanna's 'We Found Love.. Hmmm, all is fair they say in love and war.. Watch video after the jump

Photos: Meet Fela Anikulapo Kuti's Wives.. You Gotta Luv These

Source - In the West Fela Kuti, the creator of Afrobeat, is known by many as “the man who married 27 wives”. On 18 February 1978, he married the entire female entourage of his band in a ceremony conducted by a Yoruba priest. There are many sides to the group marriage, besides the sensational ones, but it would need an essay to explain them. The group marriage lasted until Fela’s release from prison in 1985. Stating that he no longer believed in marriage, he divorced the 12 wives that were still with him. Many, however, remained part of his entourage until his death.

More pics after the jump

Pastor Adeboye Celebrates 70th Birthday with 70hrs of Praise

Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) yesterday kicks off 70 hours of praise at the Redemption camp, Lagos-Ibadan expressway. The 70 hours of praise is part of activities leading to the march 2012 holy ghost service and the 70th birthday anniversary of the general overseer, Pastor E.A Adeboye. Various singers from different RCCG churches have been leading the praises. Popular gospel singers are expected to be part of the activities.

Hon. Patrick Obahiagbon on James Ibori.. You Need a Dictionary for This

The declasse of Ibori is a ginormous genuflection of wanton thievery to true justice; a grovellingly obsequious bow of shame.

Photo: Whiz Khalifa Kisses Mum

The rapper posted the above picture on Instragram, and yea, that's his mum.. The weed smoking rapper :D tweeted a photo of himself giving his mother a giant kiss right on the side of her lips while in the studio! “I Love My Mommy” read the caption.  When sharing the photo of himself and tweeting “I love my Mommy,” people had all sorts of pot head related questions to add to the conversation. “Yes We Smoke Together :-) Poppin Bottles & Gettin Trippy Wit My Mom. My Moms Tequila Tolerance Is Pretty Rad :-)”

Ok o, these celebs sha. Gotta run

Must Watch Video: A Collection of Perspectives on Secession of Nigeria from Ahmadu Bello, Ladoke Akintola, Ojukwu, Bishop Oyedepo and Others

Nigeria! Passing The Buck & 'Enemy' From Within reads the screaming status update on facebook by Kayode Ogundamisi, a citizen reporter on the video you're about to watch.. See video after the jump.. The video showcases a collection of perspectives from Ahmadu Bello, Ladoke Akintola,

Photo of the Day - Jay Z.. The Hottest He's Ever Looked? Wink

Not a bad pissure.. az in. Jay Z, oko Bey, baba Blue Ivy : )

Giringory Dies at 70

Veteran actor James Iroha popularly known as Giringory from the nationwide-watched New Masquerade TV comedy series has died at the age of 70. The news of his death was disclosed by the President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN), Segun Arinze, who confirmed it from his son. ‘We at AGN commiserate with his family. May God grant him eternal rest’, Arinze’s statement read. Earlier this year, the veteran performer granted Nigerian tabloid Saturday Sun an interview where he lamented being poor, sick, and blind. According to the interview, Mr. Iroha could

Gay Marine Leaps Into the Arms of His Boyfriend for Homecoming Kiss

See pissure of man kizzin man, this world haff gone bonkers honestly.. Its beyond redeemable the world as we have it today ehn, may God save His own people.. Anyways, to each his own noni.. #okBye

MoChedda to Join BankyW's EME Label?

So, gist has it that talented singer/rapper, MoChedda may be signing a record deal to BankyW's label E.M.E Records, boy, wouldn't that be cool? Well, EME is house to Wizkid and Skales, two of Nigeria's young and popular talents. You'll recall that not too long ago, it was announced that Mochedda has  parted ways with her record label, KnightHouse, so this may just be a good move for her.

Meet Adele's Ex- The One Who Inspired Her Multiple Award Winning Album, '21'

Here's Adele's ex-boyfriend, the one who inspires not only her award winning hit 'Roll in the Deep' but also her speech at the 2012 Grammys.. View pic after the jump, also included is the video of her famous speech at the awards ceremony.

Funmi Iyanda joins UN Africa Unite on Kilimanjaro Climb to End Violence Against Women and Girls

March 5, 2012, Nigeria’s award winning producer and broadcast journalist Funmi Iyanda will join climbers from more than 32 African countries in a historic advocacy climb up Mount Kilimanjaro. Africa UNiTE campaign is organizing this climb as part of its campaign to End Violence Against Women and Girls. Climbers are expected to arrive at Africa’s highest summit on International Women’s Day –March 8, 2012, when all African national flags will be displayed and the Africa commitments will be read out.