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Saturday, 17 May 2014

Atletic-ole! Madrid's other team pip mighty Barcelona and their city rivals to claim first La Liga triumph in 18 years... now can they add the Champions League?

They were the little horse in La Liga's three-horse title race and they did not fall at the last.
Atletico Madrid are La Liga champions for the first time in 18 years after picking up a point at the Nou Camp despite a calamitous first half that looked to have put Barcelona back in control.
Both Diego Costa and Arda Turan were taken off injured in the first 45 minutes and a lightning strike from Alexis Sanchez beat Thibaut Courtois to put Barça 1-0 up but even the half-time advantage could not wake Barcelona from their slumber.
Joy and pain: Atletico Madrid's defender Diego Godin celebrates his equaliser as Lionel Messi looks on
Joy and pain: Atletico Madrid's defender Diego Godin celebrates his equaliser as Lionel Messi looks on
Joy: Atletico's Diego Godin (left) celebrates his goal against Barcelona
Joy: Atletico's Diego Godin (left) celebrates his goal against Barcelona

Match facts

Barcelona: Pinto, Alves, Piqué, Mascherano, Adriano, Sergio, Cesc, Iniesta, Alexis, Pedro and Messi
Atletico Madrid: Courtois, Juanfran, Miranda, Godin, Filipe Luis, Gabi, Tiago, Koke, Arda Turan, Villa, Costa
Costa was in tears on the bench after going off. 
The Chelsea-bound striker must sense that next week's Champions League final will come too soon for him and that his niggling hamstring could even jeopardise his World Cup dream. 
Courtois is another who has now surely played his last league game for Atletico with Jose Mourinho unlikely to sanction more Champions League heroics for a club other than Chelsea next season. 
But both have signed off as league champions. 
It was always going to take something special to beat Courtois and it came towards the end of the first half from Sanchez. The Chile winger's rocket shot found the Belgian keeper's top corner after Leo Messi had chested down Cesc Fabregas' long ball. It looked then like being the goal that would decide the league.  
It had not been a typical Barcelona goal – fitting for what has not been a typical Barcelona season. 
Their passing football has deserted them and they started this game without Xavi – the veteran midfield maestro left on the bench.

LIVE FA CUP FINAL: Arsenal vs Hull - Ramsey caps comeback with touch of class to put Wenger within sight of trophy at long last

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Leona Lewis welcomed the players with the traditional Cup final hymn, Abide With Me, and the match got off to a remarkable start with Hull taking a two-goal lead. But Santi Cazorla and Laurent Koscielny have since hauled Arsenal back level and the game has headed into extra time. DAN RIPLEY guides you through all the action, while MATT BARLOW, SAMI MOKBEL, JOHN EDWARDS and NEIL ASHTON provide insight and analysis.

Lonely Hearts ads: Weekly marriage market in China sees parents post notices advertising their single sons and daughters (including how much they earn)

Setting their stall out: Parents study rows upon rows of adverts at the marriage market in Shanghai in the hope of finding potential brides or grooms for their children
It could be a missing persons wall set up after a natural disaster or even some kind of art installation.
But these rows upon rows of flyers are actually part of a marriage market where Chinese parents come to find prospective husbands and wives for their children.
Every Saturday and Sunday between noon and 5pm, regardless of the weather, the People's Park in Shanghai is crowded with mothers and fathers studying the Lonely Hearts messages that adorn the grounds.
On the walls of the avenues, on trees and on washing lines, hundreds of resumes are hung by parents often without the knowledge of their children.

Incredible moment police rescued Pluto the pup after the dog was stuck neck-deep in mud for three days

Neck-deep: The poor pooch was struggling to keep his head above the mud when officers foun himMud bath: Officers Martin and Kushner jumped right into the mud to pull the distressed dog from the mudWeakened: The police officers load Pluto onto a plank to carry him to safety
Recovery: Pluto rests, still muddied from his three-day ordeal, at the veterinary clinicSubdued: Pluto at home recovering after being released from the vetHome safe: Pluto and a little friend at safe and sound at home
Two Philadelphia police officers have a friend for life in the form of a dog who was missing three days before being found stuck neck-deep in mud.
Sergeant Mike Martin and Officer Mike Kushner received a call from a distressed dog owner whose beloved pup, 13-year-old Pluto, had been missing three days.
The dog was found with just his head sticking out of mud close to a stream in Willistown Township. 
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How an Airport cleaner smartly stole 242million Naira($1.5m Dollas) from Murtala Muhammed Airport Baggage Room


A 26 year old airport cleaner, Chibuzor Onuegbe is presently on Police trail for allegedly smuggling N242 million out of the baggage store of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) undetected.

Although, he has since relocated to the United Kingdom, three of his accomplice - Ifeanyi Francis, his girl friend Chioma Obinabor and his elder brother Kalu Faith Onuegbe - have been arrested.

According to Sunnews, the stolen money was packed in a bag in US dollar denomination totaling $1.5million which belongs to a middle aged woman (names withheld).

Photos From Wizkid's SOLD-OUT Show In Liberia


Star Boy Wizkid performed last night to a roaring crown at a sold out ATS stadium in Monrovia, Liberia. It's not easy to fill a stadium o. No be Beans.. He earlier posted a short video showing how he was given a Presidential type of welcome with people screaming his name and running after his convoy.. Wow that is massive

The Battles Within Lagos APC Over Fashola’s Successor - Tribune



LANRE ADEWOLE examines the internal struggles for power and relevance in the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State in the build-up to picking the party’s governorship candidate for the next general election.
THE unprecedented is happening in Senator Bola Tinubu’s political family in Lagos State, known as Bourdillion caucus. The ‘Lion of Bourdillion’ is not only being challenged openly over the processes that would culminate in picking a governorship candidate for their platform, the All Progressives Congress (widely tipped to sustain the winning streak of Bourdillion caucus since 1999), the famed exclusive internal conflict resolution mechanism that had reined in agitations in the past, clearing the way for the ultimate leader, is also being publicly jettisoned for once, with the decision of some aggrieved members to seek judicial justice in the face of alleged Bourdillion injustice over party congresses.

Those adept at political permutations know how invaluable party congresses at ward and local levels are to serious contestants and aspirants, and this must have informed the ‘mini war’ that those congresses turned in Lagos State, despite the formidable presence of the national leader of the party in the state, who allegedly played the cards of all contending forces in the power struggle by reportedly backing those who insisted on electing the executive members and future delegates to the governorship primaries as well as those who wanted the status quo of hand-picked exco members sustained in the name of ‘unity list.’

#BringBackOurGirls: US drones take photos of Boko Haram camps •We haven’t seen the girls yet –American officials

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Revealing photographs of Boko Haram fighters have been taken by United States manned and unmanned aircraft as American military and intelligence specialists intensified the hunt for Nigeria’s missing schoolgirls. 
However, US officials have expressed frustration with the country’s inability to act on these and other fresh intelligence about the Boko Haram extremists who took more than 200 school girls captive and threatened to sell them into slavery, The Los Angeles Times has reported.
“Images from US surveillance drones and satellites over the last week has shown suspected bands of Boko Haram militants setting up temporary camps and moving through isolated villages and along dirt tracks in northeastern Nigeria,” the report quoted US officials as saying.
It said the Obama administration has shared the images with President Goodluck Jonathan’s government in Abuja. “But Nigeria’s security forces are hampered by poor equipment and training and have failed to respond quickly,” said a US official familiar with the growing search operation.

Man Dies Digging Grave To Steal Skull [photo]


DESPITE the increase in cases of jungle justice being meted out to suspected kidnappers and ritualists lately, most especially in Oyo, Ogun, Osun and other states, some desperate ritualists are still not deterred by these horrible deaths, as an unidentified young man in Ilobu community, in the Irepodun Local Government Area of Osun State, met his Waterloo in the early hours of Wednesday while attempting to cut off the head of a corpse, buried in Tonto compound in the area.
The suspect’s accomplices fled in terror after seeing half his body get stuck mysteriously in the grave. His death has generated concern among the terrified residents of the Ilobu community.
Saturday Tribune gathered that the victim and his partners in crime allegedly came to Tonto compound in the early hours of Wednesday with a plot to exhume the corpse of an aged woman and sever her decomposed head, allegedly for ritual purposes.

Friday, 16 May 2014

Oba of Lagos Endorses Ambode As Fashola’s Successor - PDP Flays Akiolu For Endorsing APC Gov Aspirant

 
Lagos State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party on Thursday condemned the pronouncement of the Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu, at the public presentation of the biography of Akin Ambode, who has been endorsed as the next governor of the state by the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu.
In a statement by the Publicity Secretary of Lagos PDP, Taofik Gani, Oba Akiolu, purportedly endorsed Ambode and advised other aspirants to concede to him.

Gani said, “In a show of shame and an attempt to support the wish of Tinubu, the oba reportedly endorsed Akin Ambode as the next befitting Governor of Lagos State after Fashola. In a very undemocratic manner, the Oba went further to berate other aspirants to the office, counselling’ them to concede to Akin Ambode.
“Now that Oba Akiolu has openly manifested his partisanship and favouritism for a party and aspirant, we have no choice but to caution the Oba.

Ooni to Tinubu: We Stayed With Our People When You Ran Away

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade (left) and Governor Rauf Aregbesola, at the Centre for Black Culture and International Understanding, Osogbo, on Thursday. PHOTO: D’Toyin.
THE Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade, on Thursday, responded to a statement credited to the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Tinubu, that “there were three good traditional rulers in Yorubaland,” saying it was the traditional rulers in the South West that held their subjects together, giving room for people like him (Tinubu) to actualise his political ambition.
Oba Sijuwade said this on Thursday, while addressing the audience at a two-day conference of foremost traditional rulers in Osun State on the overall development of the state, in Osogbo.
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The traditional ruler said he had to express his protest over the statement credited to Tinubu on behalf of the majority of Yoruba rulers in Nigeria.

#BringBackOurGirls: President Jonathan Cancelled Visit To Chibok Amid Apparent Security Concern

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PRESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan has cancelled his planned visit to Chibok, Borno State, where over 230 schoolgirls were abducted by Boko Haram members over a month ago.
The visit earlier schduled for today, was cancelled amid apparent security reasons.
Two officials in the presidency, who the Associated Press said confirmed the cancellation, told the news agency that "there were apparent concerns about security after news of the planned trip was leaked to the media and published on front pages of newspapers on Friday."
President Jonathan had been expected to fly on one of his presidential jets from Abuja, the capital in central Nigeria, to Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, and then be transported by military helicopter to the town of Chibok, 130 kilometers (80 miles) to the south.

A Father Injects His Newborn With HIV, No one Would Have Guessed What Would Happen Years Later

Unthinkable: Brryan was just 11-months-old and in hospital with asthma when his father Brian Stewart injected him with HIV-tainted blood in the hope of killing him - https://www.facebook.com/diplyofficial
It was a story that made international headlines, a St. Louis area baby injected with the HIV tainted blood by his father who didn’t want to pay child support.
More than 20 years later, Brryan Jackson is amazed by his health, but his positive spirit and faith.
Brryan’s story seemed unbelievable in 1992, when he was just 11 months old, his father, a hospital technician, injected him with HIV tainted blood.
The goal was to kill Brryan so he could avoid paying child support.
“Anyone in my condition would die in three months they gave me five,” said Brryan Jackson.
But Brryan has defied the odds, even after developing full blown aids at the age of five. The road to get where he is now has been bumpy. When he was a toddler the side effects of one of his many medications robbed him of 70 percent of his hearing.

Ronaldo’s Girlfriend Attacked for Posting ‘Topless’ #BringBackOurGirls photo

In support of the recent campaign against the abduction of young girls in Nigeria, Cristiano Ronaldo‘s model girlfriend Irina Shayk joined in by posting her own #BringBackOurGirls photo.
The model appears topless in the photo and that wasn’t well received by some of her fans, who branded it ‘tasteless’.

#‎BringBackOurGirls‬: Boko Haram and the Sultan of Brunei couldn’t care less about Western outrage.

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Nigeria’s homegrown, al-Qaeda linked militant group, Boko Haram, brags openly that it recently kidnapped about 300 young Nigerian girls. It boasts that it will sell them into sexual slavery.
Those terrorists have a long and unapologetic history of murdering kids who dare to enroll in school, and Christians in general. For years, Western aid groups have pleaded with the State Department to at least put Boko Haram on the official list of terrorist groups. But former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s team was reluctant to come down so harshly, in apparent worry that some might interpret such condemnation as potentially offensive to Islamic sensitivities.

#‎BringBackOurGirls‬: Demonstrate The Leadership Your Country Is Demanding – US Senator Tells Jonathan

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US officials on Thursday slammed Nigeria’s “slow” response to the kidnapping of more than 200 schoolgirls by Islamic militants and renewed criticism of its military over its human rights record.
Democratic senator Robert Menendez, chairman of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, said Nigeria had been “tragically and unacceptably slow” to deal with the crisis, despite offers of assistance from the United States and other countries.
“I have called on President (Goodluck) Jonathan to demonstrate the leadership his nation is demanding,” Menendez said.

Proud Dad: Flavour Shows Off His Daughter (PHOTO)

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Nigeria male singers seem to have a thing for fathering kids out of wedlock. Sensational singer Chinedu Okoli, popularly known as Flavour N'abania, posted photo of daughter no one knew existed.

Apparently, singer Flavour is following in the footsteps of Wande Coal, 9ice, Wizkid, Ice Prince, Timaya, and many others who have kids out of wedlock.

Flavour, who once denied ever being engaged to his then lover, Beverly Heels, posted the photo of himself and his baby on Instagram saying "Ma baby is gonna be tall like daddy #blessings."

Woman Cuts Off Her Baby’s Head: Disturbing Pictures! (Viewers discretion strongly advised)


A 22-YEAR-OLD woman from Ndlovu village, about 30km from Victoria Falls, allegedly beheaded her eight-month-old daughter before attempting to commit suicide, police confirmed yesterday.The Officer Commanding Victoria Falls, Chief Superintendent Jairos Chiwona, said they were holding Louislonh Gurajena Siziba for the gruesome murder of her daughter Nomawethu Ncube.
He said the incident happened on Tuesday at number BH 28 – the suspect’s parents’ homestead, under Chief Mvuthu. Chief Supt Chiwona said an 11-year-old girl rushed to inform her grandmother who was attending a meeting in the village after she overheard Siziba saying she wanted to kill the baby “as she could not take it anymore”.

Monstrous Twins Confessed To Brutally Beating & Stabbing Their Mother To Death After She Confronted Her Daughters About Being Late For School [Photos]


Tasmiyah and Jasmiyah Whitehead confessed earlier this year to killing their mother in January 2010.
Tasmiyah and Jasmiyah Whitehead confessed earlier this year to killing their mother in January 2010.

Jasmiyah and Tasmiyah Whitehead said they brutally beat and stabbed their mother during a brawl that erupted after the 16-year-old girls woke up late for school. The teens' confessed on tape, which aired on a local NBC affiliate Wednesday, before they were sentenced to 30 years in prison.
The Georgia twins who brutally beat and stabbed their mother to death said the brawl erupted after the 16-year-old girls woke up late for school.
Jasmiyah and Tasmiyah Whitehead told investigators how an argument with their 34-year-old mother, Jarmecca, turned into a matter of life or death in the kitchen of the family’s Conyers home the morning of Jan. 13, 2010, according to their confession tapes obtained by WXIA-TV.
“My state of mind at the time was defend yourself,” Jasmiyah recalled in the video, which aired Wednesday on the local NBC affiliate.
“It wasn’t like a fight on the street, it was more like a fight until somebody dies.”

Jay Z & Solange Elevator Fight Was Both Our Faults 'Families Have Problems'

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Jay Z and Solange are finally addressing the infamous elevator fight video ... saying BOTH sides are to blame for the violence that unfolded.

Jay Z, Solange, and Beyonce released the joint statement moments ago, saying, "Jay and Solange each assume their share of responsibility for what has occurred. They both acknowledge their role in this private matter that has played out in the public. They both have apologized to each other and we have moved forward as a united family."

Thursday, 15 May 2014

Grandmother Saved From Lynching Over False Kidnap Alarm - Baby discovered to be her grandchild.

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 A 50-year-old grandmother escaped death by the whiskers yesterday, in the densely populated Ajegunle area of Lagos, after she was attacked by a mob that thought she stole a day-old baby.
The woman, whose identity could not be immediately ascertained, was reportedly seen cuddling the day-old-baby whom she wrapped in a cloth.
Some curious persons were said to have raised alarm that she kidnapped the baby which made the mob surround her.
She reportedly tried in vain to explain that the baby was her grand-child and that the mother was still recuperating in the hospital, as the mob descended on her.
An eyewitness, who identified herself as Ubani Amara, said: “When they asked her at first where she got the baby from, she ignored the question.

Heavily Pregnant Ciara Pictured Working Out Close To Delivery Date

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Popular singer, Ciara, is known to have one of the most fit bodies in Hollywood and apparently being pregnant is not going to stop her from working out.

Beyonce, Jay Z, Kanye, & Rihanna Rock Covers For EBONY’s Black Music Month Issue

beyonce-and-jay-ebony-christal_rockWith June being Black Music Month, EBONY is honoring four of the biggest names in music. Beyoncé, Jay Z, Kanye, and Rihanna are each rockin’ a separate cover for the mag’s summer music special.

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Woman Posts Her Pastor’s Nude Photos Online




What could have led a happily married pastor into such big mess? You guess is as good as mine:


According to EEW magazine, Pastor Charles Jenkins, a Grammy award-winning songwriter, author and a senior pastor at Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church in Chicago, has unpleasant photos of himself, displaying his bare body, floating around the internet.
EEW states that the photo of the multi-Stellar award-winning recording artist was posted online by a woman who is attempting to force the pastor to pay her money that she says he owes her.
 

Strangers find family's balloon-tied notes to deceased California mom, raise money for funeral

Renee Finney, a mother of three, died May 5 in her Monreno Valley home, but her children didn't have enough money to pay for a proper burial. When a stranger found letters the family sent to their mom tied on helium balloons, she stepped in to help fund-raise for the funeral.


Karries Finney and her two siblings wrote letters to their mom and sent them to the sky on balloons just days after Renee Finney died. A stranger who found the balloons has helped raise $2,000 for Finney’s funeral.
Karries Finney and her two siblings wrote letters to their mom and sent them to the sky on balloons just days after Renee Finney died. A stranger who found the balloons has helped raise $2,000 for Finney’s funeral.

Karries Finney and her two siblings wrote letters to their mom and sent them to the sky on balloons just days after Renee Finney died. A stranger who found the balloons has helped raise $2,000 for Finney’s funeral.
When a California mom died just days before Mother's Day, a grieving family sent her letters attached to helium balloons.
Now, those same balloons have helped the family raise thousands for their mother's funeral.
According to her obituary, Renee Finney had been battling cancer for more than a year when she died May 5 in her Monreno Valley home. One of her daughters had found the 42-year-old's body the next day, San Diego’s 10News reported.
She left behind three children, but the family didn't have enough money to cover a proper funeral.
Over Mother's Day weekend, they raised $2,000 through bakes sales and car washes.
But a funeral costs $10,000.

Mutiny In Maiduguri: GOC Shot By Angry Soldiers, Removed

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The General Officer Commanding (GOC), 7 Division, Nigerian Army, Major General Ahmadu Mohammed, has been removed, according to attest information from Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. Maj.-Gen. Mohammed has been trending since last night when the news broke of how he escaped death by a whisker when a group of disgruntled soldiers turned their gun at his vehicle and pulled the trigger.

Unclad Woman Drew Crowds By Dancing On 11th Floor Windowsill


PHOTOS: Crazy unclad Dance On The Edge of Windowsill (18+ ONLY)
A unclad Chinese woman drew a huge crowd of onlookers after she climbed on the windowsill outside the 11th floor of a hotel and started dancing.

From The Archives: Beyonce and Solange

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Woman, 27, who is a doctor and eight months PREGNANT to be flogged to death for the 'crime' of marrying a Christian man


 Sudanese court gave a 27-year-old woman who is eight-months pregnant with her second child, until Thursday to abandon her newly adopted Christian faith and return to Islam or face a death sentence.
Mariam Yahya Ibrahim was charged with apostasy as well as adultery for marrying a Christian man, something prohibited for Muslim women to do and which makes the marriage void.
The final ruling will be announced on later today. Ibrahim's case was the first of its kind to be heard in Sudan.

Amaka Igwe’s Final Hours! Some Notable Characters She Created

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Amaka Igwe would forever be remembered for creating some interesting characters that would even outlive her.  They include: Peaceful Peace, Chief Fuji, Alika (all of Fuji House of Commotion). There are also Nduka, Bennie, Akpan and Barry Hughes.  Anne Hasthrope (Checkmate), Segun Kadiri and Ahanna (Rattlesnake).

Blushing Bride! Kelly Rowland & Tim Witherspoon’s Wedding Photos Revealed


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Slowly but surely, photos are trickling in of Kelly Rowland’s big day. As previously reported, Kelly quietly tied the knot, over the weekend to manager/fiance, Tim Witherspoon.
Their big day took place May 9th, in Costa Rica. Reportedly, the 33-year-old singer was joined by close friend Beyonce and her sister Solange. A source told US Weekly:
It was a quick, simple ceremony—only around 30 people.

SOLDIERS ANGRY, SHOOT AT GOC - Embittered over killing of colleagues in Boko Haram ambush


SOLDIERS ANGRY, SHOOT AT GOC •Embittered over killing of colleagues in Boko Haram ambush
MUTINY broke out on Wednesday within the rank and file of soldiers from the 7 Division of the Nigerian Army in their barracks against Major-General Abubakar Mohammed, the General Officer Commanding (GOC).
Nigerian Tribune learnt that the mutiny broke out, following the killing of their colleagues ambushed by Boko Haram insurgents on Chibok road, while he (the GOC) was said to have visited Chibok and was returning to his base in Maiduguri.
A source said the soldiers were returning from an operation in Kala Balge council area of the state, from where they were instructed to return to Maiduguri, but, on their way, they were ambushed and a dozen of them were killed.

Hero Cat Saves Boy From Dog Attack In Amazingly Candid Video - Boy Gives First Television Interview

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Think the phrase "scaredy cat" applies to all felines? Think again.
A little boy was riding his bicycle in the driveway of his Bakersfield, California, home when he was suddenly attacked by a neighbor's dog, ABC affiliate KERO reported. Luckily, the family cat, Tara, came to the rescue.
The scary encounter was all caught on camera and uploaded to YouTube by the boy's father, Roger Triantafilo, who noted the kitty's amazing feat.

Nollywood Star actresses, Taiwo Ajai-Lycett, Joke Silva, Iretiola Doyle, and Bimbo Akintola, Staged a Play In The Rain At Mushin Market


Taiwo Ajai-Lycett, Joke Silva, Iretiola Doyle, Bimbo Akintola, and several other actresses, staged the play, Hear Word, at Mushin Market in Lagos on Wednesday. The market show attracted a large audience, and the actresses did not interrupt their performance, despite the fact that it began to rain. Hear Word is a play, which explores the challenges everyday Nigerian women face. It will be staged at the MUSON Center in Lagos on May 23, 2014. It is being directed by Ifeoma Fafunwa. 

Haitian Teenage Girl Has FOUR-POUND Tumor Removed From Her Face [Photos]

Hennglise Dorvial, 15, prior to her surgery, when the four-pound tumor known as a ameloblastoma was still inside her sinus
Doctors in Virginia have removed a four-pound tumor from the face of a Haitian teen during surgery that took 12 hours.
Hennglise Dorvial, 15, had the benign tumor, which started out four years ago as pea-sized inside her sinus, known as a ameloblastoma, removed by a three-person medical team at Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters in Norfolk on April 28.
The surgery was organized for by Operation Smile, an international children’s medical charity that performs cleft lip and cleft palate surgery for children in low and middle income countries. Funding for the operation came primarily from Larry O'Reilly, the vice chairman of O'Reilly Auto Parts, who met Hennglise during a trip to Haiti in 2011.
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Wednesday, 14 May 2014

YINKA QUADRI LAUNCHES BIOGRAPHY & CELEBRATES 36 YEARS ON STAGE


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It was an arid Sunday evening, most people preferred to remain indoors, away from the unforgiving Lagos heat.
However, it was not just any other Sunday evening, it was April 27, 2014, the evening veteran actor and Yoruba movie superstar, Yinka Quadri (Kura Matete) rolled his existence on earth, spanning more than 50 years into a book.
A wide array of stars and celebrities, friends and family, put on their nicest garbs to celebrate with the exemplary role interpreter as he officially released his autobiography, Yinka Quadri: Scent of a Legend at a lavish event, held at the Blue Roof, LTV ground, Agidingbi, Ikeja, Lagos.
Guests which included the wife of the Lagos state governor, Dame Abimbola Fashola, National leader of the Oodua Peoples Congress, (OPC) Otunba Gani Adams, as well as his friends and colleagues such as Oga Bello, Jide Kosoko, and many more were full of praises for the versatile actor.

PROUD Mum: Mide Funmi-Martins Share Family Photos Of Hubby And Adorable Kids



Late Funmi Martins’ daughter, Mide has reunited with her husband, popular Nolly wood actor and producer, Afeez Owo.
The actress and very beautiful mother of two has just shared some very lovely photos of her husband and daughters.
Recall that the celebrity couple parted ways over alleged infidelity months ago.
Reports say Afeez had always been suspicious of his wife’s movement and whenever he confronted her, her responses weren’t pleasing to his ear, hence the separation.