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Former Italian football coach, Azeglio Vicini has died

Former Italy national coach   Azeglio Vicini,   who led the Azzurris to third place at the 1990 World Cup on home soil, has died at the age of 84. Vicini managed the national side from 1986 to 1991, leading them to the semi-finals of the 1988 European Championships and also the 1990 World Cup.

Sad! Young father dies at a recycling plant after falling into tire shredder

A federal investigation is underway into a young father's tragic death while on the job.   26-year old  Byron Jones  died on Friday as a result of a gruesome industrial accident at Genan, Inc., a tire recycling plant in the Sheldon area of northeast Harris County.  According to  Andrew Seerden,  who represents Jones' family, he was "tragically killed in a tire shredder."

Men Change For Who They Want, Love Cannot Be Forced- Toke Makinwa Tells Ladies

Controversial media personality and author, Toke Makinwa dished out some words of advice to ladies. Toke told them not to beg a man to change or force a man into love.

Nigerian Man Returns N800,000 Mistakely Paid Into His Bank Account

Well, honest people still exist in Nigeria… So a Nigerian man named Tokkida Semlek revealed how he returned the N800,000 mistakely paid into his Guaranty Trust bank account.

Man Dies From Cancer 3 Weeks After Winning $1 Million Jackpot

A New York man, Donald Savastano who won the Merry Millionaire scratch off lottery for $1million, earlier this month, has died suddenly. The lottery ticket winner was recently diagnosed with stage 4 cancer and died suddenly on Friday.

Man Dupes His Own Friend Of N2.4 Million, Sets Him Up At Computer Village (Photo)

A man has reportedly duped his own friend of a whopping N2.4 million as he sets him at the popular computer village in Lagos. Eruagah ThankGod who is reportedly a suspected conman, has been arrested after he duped his bosom friend, Vitalis Darlinton to the tune of N2.4m and set him up at the computer village in Lagos.

Nigerian grandparents set to tie the knot years after their traditional marriage

t’s never too late to make that decision and this elderly couple just proved that. A Nigerian Facebook user, Felix  Zachariah took to social media to share pre-wedding photos of his grandparents who are all but set to tie the knot in Plateau state on March 17th, captioning it “The wedding of the year”.

Actor Odunlade Adekola throws surprise birthday party for actress Eniola Ajao (Photos)

Don’t we all love   Odunlade Adekola ? He is not only funny but has a good heart as he showed when he planned a surprise birthday for the actress, Eniola Ajao. Eniola Ajao turned a year older on Sunday, January 21, 2018, and got a number of cakes from friends. She then took out time to thank her “friends and daddies” in the industry including Yinka Quadri, Odunlade Adekola for supporting her all through her career.

Eucharia Anunobi Returns To Movie Set With RMD After Her Son’s Death (Photos)

Nigerian actress, Eucharia Anunobi has shown she’s a strong woman after returning to Nollywood following her son’s death. Veteran Nigerian actress, Eucharia Anunobi has returned to Nollywood after the tragic incident that claimed the life of her son last year.

Philanthropist Amb. Dion Osagie allegedly beat his wife mercilessly and locked her up (video)

Entrepreneur and philanthropist Ambassador Dion Osagie has been accused of beating his wife and locking her up against her will.

Little Boy who Photobombed Wedding Photoshoot Lands Mega Modelling Deal with Olajumoke. (See photos)

Little things might not always start big, but with time they get bigger. So, get in here, readers. Someone’s well on his way to stardom and he is none other than our little Oluwatobiloba. Remember the little boy who innocently photobombed a wedding photo shoot last year? Yes, he has landed a mega modelling contract with famous ex-bread seller,  Olajumoke.

9ice Celebrates His Adorable Twin Daughters’ 7th Birthday (Photos)

Singer, Abolore Akande popularly known as 9ice has taken to his Instagram page to celebrate his twin daughters, Hazeeza and Hadiza as they turn 7 today, 31st January. He wrote; “The girls are 7…..Alhamdulilahi. Happy birthday”

How I Make N150,000 Monthly Sales From ‘Akara’ Business – Elderly Widow tells her story

A woman who refused to start begging for alms which is common with aged women in Nigeria, has revealed how she now makes an average of N5000 daily from selling akara and pap. Fatima Abdullahi, a widow in her early 50s and a mother of four, has found succor in selling beans cake popularly known as “akara”.

Photos: Police confirms killing of E-Money, arrest of his gang over kidnap of South African-based Nigerian man, his driver and two others in Imo

The Imo State Police Command have confirmed the death of notorious leader of a kidnap-armed robbery gang and arrest of his members during a gun duel with the police at Atta in Ikeduru L.G.A. Recall that the former police officer-turned armed robber, Collins Ezenwa alias Emoney and two members of his gang were shot dead by operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) during a robbery operation in Imo State on Saturday, January 27.

Oshodi phone thief tattoos names of different ladies he had sex with (photos)

A phone thief nabbed by the RRS in Oshodi, Lagos designed his body with tattoos of the names of different women he allegedly had sexual intercourse with inscribed on his body. More photos below.

“Jesus Didn’t Protect Me From A Lesbian That molested Me In Church” – Nigerian Actress, April Muse

Nollywood actress,   April Joju Muse , on Monday claimed that she was sexually molested by a lesbian in church during Sunday school. The perfect union cast said she encountered this at a very young age of six, she also said she couldn’t protect herself from the violent act and that even Jesus allowed this to happen to her.

Nigerian Student Kidnapped And Killed In Cyprus

The body of a 28-year-old Nigerian student identified as Kennedy Toomwabwa Dede, has been recovered at the Çanakkale Pond near Famagusta, Cyprus.

Nigerian dancer and Uniport student found dead, days after going missing

Missing dancer and 300 Level Geography student of the University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, has been found dead inside the compound of a noodles company where he worked. Godtime Neskey Stephen, who worked at the Laundry Department of Indomie Company, Choba Road, Port Harcourt, was said to have stepped out on Saturday, to celebrate his birthday with friends, and subsequently went missing.

Olajumoke Stuns As A Beautiful Bride In New Wedding Photoshoot

Bread seller turned Super model, Olajumoke Orisaguna looks absolutely stunning in these new wedding dress photo shoot. Recall that Jumoke’s story went viral as a young girl who while making her ends meet met with the helper of her life.

‘Stay Strong Baddo’ – Davido Condoles With Olamide Over The Death Of His Mum

Nigerian singer and DMW boss, Davido has reached out to Olamide, who lost his mum yesterday, 30th January, on his son’s birthday. Davido took to his Instagram to console Olamide over the sad news.

Nigerian Auto Dealer, Obi Okeke buys Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Bugatti for $2.5m

According to TMZ, Arnold Schwarzenegger has sold his Bugatti Veyron for $2.5 million. The action movie star and former governor of California only had about 1,000 miles on the 2015 Bugatti, which can go from zero to 60 in 2.5 seconds. Schwarzenegger, 70, reportedly sold the car to California luxury auto dealer Obi Okeke, who plans on eventually reselling it. The founder of Fusion Luxury Motors in North Los Angeles, according to the Business Insider, Okeke is best known for being the "go-to" luxury auto dealer for boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather.

Police Arrest Onitsha ‘Beggars’ Who Make N25k Daily

The police in Anambra State on Tuesday arrested two suspects who allegedly used abducted children for alms begging in Onitsha. The suspects, the police said, made N25,000 daily from the act. The suspects were identified as Friday Edet and Ezekiel Ubong, both from Akwa Ibom State. The suspects, who had since been detained at the Onitsha prisons, claimed to be members of a humanitarian group.

Court clerk in Meek Mill case fired after asking him for money for her son's education during trial

The court clerk Wanda Chawarria, who slipped rapper, Meek Mill a note asking him for money during his probation violation hearing, has been fired. The clerk had asked Meek Mill, in the note, to help her with funds to pay her son's college tuition, so he doesn't get kicked out of school. Writ ing, "unfortunately with my bad credit, I am unable to secure a loan or co-sign a loan for my son. Anything that you can do is very much appreciated."

Nigerian bride appears unhappy during her Wedding ceremony, her groom tries to make her smile, but she didn’t…. thenshe reacts on social media (photos)

The day of your wedding, has to be the happiest moment in a woman’s life, same as the man.. But then, this wasn’t the case of a bride, who seemed unhappy at her tradtional wedding ceremony.

Police arrest 27-year old robber who specialize in stealing from expatriate worshipers at the National Mosque

A 27-year-old beggar, Bashir Adamu, who was arrested for allegedly assaulting motorists and snatching phones and handbags, on Tuesday, revealed that his targets were expatriates who worshipped at the National Mosque, Abuja.

Man kills couple, returns next day to kill their 17-month-old daughter

A 24-year-old Missouri man,  Drew Atchison, 24,  who killed a family of three, is facing a possible death sentence after authorities charged him with allegedly stabbing a young couple to death before returning the following day to fatally shoot the couple's 17-month-old daughter. Court documents obtained by PEOPLE confirm that has been arrested as the sole suspect in the Jan. 25 slayings of Samara Fontaine Kitts, 23, and her 24-year-old high school sweetheart, Harley Michael Million, and the Jan. 26 killing of their 17-month-old daughter, Willa Fontaine Million.

Court Strikes Out Jonathan’s Wife’s N2b Suit

A Federal High Court in Abuja has  struck  out a N2billion rights enforcement suit filed by former First Lady Patience Jonathan against the Economic and Financial Crimes (EFCC). Mrs Jonathan alleged that the freezing of accounts belonging to her and some of her relations, following interim forfeiture orders got by the EFCC, and the alleged raiding and searching of her properties, violated her fundamental rights.

World’s oldest man dies aged 113

The world’s oldest man has died in the small Spanish village where he spent most of his 113 years.

Mark Salling, 'Glee' Actor, Dead At 35

Actor Mark Salling, best known for his role as Noah "Puck" Puckerman on Fox's musical comedy-drama "Glee," has died. "I can confirm that Mark Salling passed away early this morning," attorney Michael Proctor said in a statement yesterday.

Kenyan girl Conny Kabarry lights up Nollywood oga movie

A story is told of a young talented woman who camped outside the Kenya National Theatre for weeks seeking an opportunity to make her dream come true.

Omotola Jalade Is A Beauty To Behold As She Gears Up For 40th Birthday

Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde has shared some of her sweet-looking photos on her Instagram page leaving her fans in awe. Screen queen and Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde has wowed her fans after sharing stunning photos of herself looking ever young.

Quincy Jones, 84, says he has 22 girlfriends and they all know about each other

Quincy Jones said in a recent GQ interview that he has 22 girlfriends and they all know each other. But what is an 84-year-old man doing with 22 girlfriends though? The record producer said he was serious and further revealed he has women in different countries. 

Student burnt to death in his hostel in Sokoto (photos)

A student of the Sultan Tambari Arabic Secondary School Illela, in Sokoto state was burnt to death in a fire incident that occured in his hostel yesterday January 29th. The cause of the fire has not yet been ascertained. The state fire service could not get to the school on time to put out the fire.  Some of the school property was destroyed in the fire incident. The student has since been buried according to Islamic injunction

Pregnant Nigerian lady collapses after she's slapped by a Naval officer in Lagos (video)

There was a bit of a commotion in Oshodi Lagos after a Naval officer allegedly slapped a pregnant woman, sending her crashing to the floor. In the video circulating online, the woman is seen lying on the floor as the Naval officer stands beside her looking confused as young men surrounded him and confronted him for slapping her.

Choi! Speed Darlington shades Davido for always boasting with his father's name

Internet sensation Speed Darlington, who is the son of late singer and traditionalist, Pericoma, is shading singer Davido for always announcing who his father is and using his name to climb the social ladder. He just shared a throwback photo of himself and his siblings with his father taken so many years ago, then said that though his father was well known, he never used his name to get anywhere unlike Davido aka OBO.

Stephanie Otobo: Nobody paid me to confess, vows to reveal her sponsors (VIDEO)

Stephanie Otobo  in a new interview with Vanguard, says she was not forced to go to   Apostle Johnson Suleman' s church in Edo state to make a confession last week Friday. In the new video, Stephanie claims the video Sahara Reporters released earlier today was manipulated.  In the new video where she spoke with Vanguard, Stephanie said

Photos: 71-Year Old Nigerian Grandpa Says He Was Hit & Tied By Airline Crew, To Sue

A Nigerian grandpa claims a flight crew bound and punched him and taped his mouth shut for hours onboard a Chicago-bound flight he was taking to reunite with his family. David Ukesone, 71, was eight hours away from landing at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport, his attorney said, when a dispute with flight attendants turned hostile.

'God Asked Me To Pick My Deputy As My Successor'

Ekiti State governor Ayo Fayose, at a PDP rally on Monday in Ado Ekiti, declared that God directed him to support his Deputy, Kolapo Olusola-Eleka, to succeed him. “Olusola never said he wanted to be deputy governor, but God instructed me to pick him. I said we will go together after our tenure, but God said I should allow him to stay; that what I said was my own opinion,” Fayose told the huge crowd.

Photos: Friends, Family, Dignitaries Gather For Deji Tinubu's Funeral At RCCG's City Of David

Friends and family of late Deji Inubu who slumped and died on the 25th of January are currently gathered at RCCG's City of David, Victoria Island, Lagos for his funeral service. The Lagos State Governor and his wife are in attendance, Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun is also present, Wife of the Vice-President, Dolapo Osinbajo, Tokunbo Afikuyomi, Dele Momodu are also among the dignitaries at the funeral. Late deji is survived by his wife, Yemisi Tinubu and two children. May his soul rest in peace.

Nigerian pastor, his wife and twins survive ghastly motor accident in Benin unscathed

A Nigerian pastor, Chinedu Amirinta took his Facebook page to thank God after himself, his wife and twins survived a ghastly motor accident near Benin while on their way to Lagos for the children's Thanksgiving. He shared the photos and wrote;  Good God

Ahmed Musa rejoins former club CSKA Moscow on loan after failing to impress at Leicester City

Super Eagles forward, Ahmed Musa has returned to Russian club CSKA Moscow, on loan from Leicester City after failing to impress at the English Club  The 25-year-old winger who signed for Leicester for a club-record fee of £16 million in July 2016, made 21 appearances for the club and scored only two goals.

Buhari will die before election, if he campaigns for second term – Prophet Samuel Akinbodunse

       Prophet Samuel Akinbodunse, General Overseer of South Africa based church, Freedom For All Nations outreach has said President Muhammadu Buhari may dies if he seeks re-election.

“I suck women, engage in marathon sex to deliver them from evil spirit” — Pastor

A self-acclaimed pastor, identified as Raphael Obi, has admitted sucking the breast of women to deliver them from what he called the evil spirit tormenting them. The suspect, known among his disciples as Pastor Sharp Sharp, disclosed this while being interrogated by detectives at the Area M Command, Idimu.

“It is not right for a lady to propose to a man” — Emmanuel Ikubese

Nollywood actor and model, Emmanuel Ikubese, has declared that it isn’t ideal whatsoever for ladies to propose to a man.

Woman caught cheating, then she quickly pretends she’s a sex doll

     A video is going viral of a man being caught cheating on his girlfriend, and the length he goes to to try get away with it is RIDICULOUS. According to the post on Facebook, he was busted by his girlfriend when about to do the dirty with another woman and decided to pretend that his ‘mate’ was a sex doll to get away with it.

Olamide loses mom, just few hours after he celebrated his son’s birthday

Just few hours after he celebrated his son’s birthday, YBNL Boss,Olamide   has been bereaved… He lost his mother on his son’s birthday

Woman uses her husband’s car to sow seed in a church in Delta State, Pastor forced to return car after series of threats

A woman shocked people close to her after she sowed a seed of faith with her husband car in her church, in Delta State. According to multiple reports, some aggrieved Nigerians who are close to the woman’s husband, warned the pastor to return the car, else they’d attack the church premises and burn down any car they see in the church. The pastor who called for peace – returned the car including the papers and everything associated with it back to the woman in the presence of other church members.

“They are confessing like witches” — Apostle Suleman tweets

Founder of the Omega Fire Ministries, Apostle Johnson Suleman has  reacted to a recent confession  in his church by his erstwhile accuser, Stephanie Otobo.

Betty Irabor recounts how Mai Atafo left his high-paying job to come work in Genevieve magazine as an editor

Betty Irabor has told of how fashion designer Mai Atafo left his high-paying job to come ask her for a job as a fashion editor with Genevieve magazine in pursuit of his passion. The founder of Genevieve magazine said she was shocked at the time and told him they couldn't pay him because of how experienced he was, but he insisted he would stay and willingly accepted what they had to offer. She further revealed that he humbled himself and ran errands when need be.

Mad people edition! Facebook user takes shots at God for killing himself instead of Satan

As we saw on Facebook. When mad people talk...

Video + Pictures: Kid star, Ozzybee in a courtesy visit to big daddy OBJ (Chief Olusegun Obasanjo)

Penultimate Sunday at the Green Legacy Resort was a heave of activity, obviously a unique one that has never been witnessed since its inception. It was the first official courtesy visit of the UNESCO Child Advocate Awardee, Oziomachukwu Favour Mojekwu with stage name OzzyBee a.k.a OzzyBosco WonderKid to the enigmatic, tireless and ageless former President of the Federal republic of Nigeria,   His Excellency, Chief Aremu Olusegun Obasanjo (GCFR) at his palatial residence.

Appeal court upholds conviction of suspect over N72m fraud

A three-man panel of the Court of Appeal, Lagos Division, on January 26, 2018, upheld the conviction and sentencing of one   Friday David,   who was charged with N72,077,082 (Seventy-two Million, Seventy-Seven Thousand, and Eighty-Two Naira) fraud.

Edo state government says contrary to reports, no land has been allocated for cattle colonies in the state

Edo State governor, Godwin Obaseki has decisively quashed reports that the state has set aside land for cattle colonies. He said such claims were the malicious work of PDP elements. He made this known via a statement released by his Special Adviser on Media and Communication Strategy, Mr. Crusoe Osagie.

Actor Alexx Ekubo hails Richard Mofe-Damijo in new write up

Nollywood actor and model Alexx Ekubo   just penned a glowing tribute to Veteran actor   Richard Mofe Damijo  . Here is what he wrote; At times like this i feel like my career has come full cycle, just standing beside 34 years of Film & Tv experience & being able to inhale the same production air with Richard Mofe Damijo, a whooooooole RMD, i watched him as a kid, as a teenager, as a young adult, & now i’m blessed to share screen time with him in our new project ZERO HOUR, just look at God! what i adore the most about him besides his Calm demeanor, is his willingness to share knowledge & creative idea.

Who is Dorcas Shola-Fapson? – All you need to know about the actress

Dorcas Shola Fapson  is a rising actress in Nigeria with so much talent to offer. She is unarguably one other prettiest celebrities and would be around for a long time to come. Even though she has recently been engulfed in a molestation and rape accusation scandal, Dorcas is still that cutie everyone loves and we want to share with you all you need to know about the actress. Dorcas also has a strong background in modelling and is keen to venture into directing in the near future.

Man who helped daughter’s ex-husband rape and murder her is found dead

The father suspected of involvement in his beauty therapist daughter’s “honour killing ” has died. Samia Shahid, 28, from Bradford in West Yorkshire, was allegedly raped and strangled by her ex-husband, her cousin Mohammed Shakeel, while visiting relatives in Punjab, Pakistan, in 2016.He is awaiting trial for her murder.

Nollywood actress Nora Ugo is dead

Nollywood actress Nora Nkiruka Ugo reportedly passed on over the weekend in Lagos, while fighting a yet to be disclosed ailment. Actress Ruth Kadiri has taken to social media to pen down an emotional tribute to her late friend and colleague.

Roman Goddess Marries Her White Husband (Photos)

Popular Busy Lagos socialite Roman goddess  is officially off the market… as she’s finally walked down the aisle with her white husband.

Billionaire businessman alleged to be financier of Obasanjo's Coalition for Nigeria project denies reports

Billionaire businessman and founder of Aiteo Group, Mr. Benedict Peters has unequivocally debunked reports that he is the financier behind the Coalition for Nigeria project being set up by former president Olusegun Obasanjo. The billionaire is the 17th richest man in Africa and the 7th richest in Nigeria with a net worth of $2.7billion In a statement made available to the media, he said: “For the record, I wish to state, categorically and unequivocally, that I am not a financier of the said organisation or any socio-political partisan association or political party in Nigeria or anywhere else in the world.

Sad throwback video of late Stephen Keshi and late Deji Tinubu

Here is a throwback Video of late Super Eagles manager, Stephen Keshi who died on 7th June 2016 in Benin City after suffering from a heart attack, and Late Deji Tinubu who also past away during retreat football match of members of the Lagos state executive council and permanent secretaries at the Jubilee Chalets, Epe Lagos on Thursday, January 25. They were both sports analyst and friends and they passed away at age 54.

Nigerian Photographer Proposes To His Girlfriend In Dubai

A Nigerian professional photographer, Jide Kola, is engaged.. and he proposed to his woman in the most romantic way in Dubai.

$50m Worth Of Gold Bars, Coins Found In US Ocean

More than $50 million worth of gold bars, coins and dust that’s been described as the greatest lost treasure in US history is about to make its public debut in California after sitting at the bottom of the ocean for more than 150 years.

Minister of State, Industry, Trade and Investment Inaugurates tomato monitoring team

On Monday, Hajia Aisha Abubakar, the Minister of State, Industry, Trade and Investment, inaugurated a tomato monitoring team to oversee the implementation of government policy to boost production of fresh tomato fruits.

10 Die In Brazil Jail Fight

A fight between rival groups in a jail in northeastern Brazil killed 10 detainees and injured several Monday, officials said. The fight broke out during the morning in the Public Jail of Itapaje in Ceara state. Police and guards brought the situation under control, according to a statement from the Justice Department of Ceara.

Nigerians roast Toke Makinwa on Twitter for sharing a photo of Beyonce and Jay Z

Hi Nigerian media personality,   Toke Makinwa ,  shared a photo of power couple,   Jay Z and Beyonce   from the 60th Annual Grammy Awards yesterday and got mercilessly trolled on by Nigerians.

Pastor’s wife who mistakenly sent her something video to church whatsapp group attempts suicide

The wife of the renowned pastor who mistakenly sent her nudes to members of her church using the WhatsApp texting service on mobile phones has reportedly attempted suicide out of embarrassment. ‘Osofo Maame’ who has become a subject of public discussion, especially among members of the husband’s church, was reported to have tried drinking a liquid poisonous substance but for the timely intervention of family relations who have for all this while kept an eye on her after she sent photos and videos of her genitals to them.

6 Telecom companies to lose operating licences In February - NCC

The   Nigerian Communications Commission   (NCC) says it will impose the maximum possible penalties on any of its   licencees  implicated in masking of international telephone calls. The regulatory body announced this on Monday in Lagos, in a statement by its Director of Public Affairs,  Mr Tony Ojobo.   The statement said it was likely that the operating licences of some of the interconnect exchange and other licencees involved in the practice would either be revoked or suspended in the coming week.