Death Row Prisoner Under Donald Trump's Presidency Executed



                             
The first Death Row prisoner under Donald Trump 's presidency has been executed despite last minute appeals he did not pull the trigger.

Terry Edwards, 43 aka the Subway Murderer was killed by lethal injection in Texas at 10:17pm, last night.

The inmate was executed for killing two sandwich shop employees during a robbery in 2002 after the Supreme Court denied a stay requests.

Terry's lawyers argued both that he was not the trigger man and that his case was tainted by prosecutorial misconduct in arguments that held up the execution by four hours.

The Texas Department of Criminal Justice spokesman Jason Clark confirmed in a statement this morning that he died at the state's death chamber in Huntsville.

Emir Reports Three Boko Haram Suspects To Military


            
The Nigerian Army said it had taken into custody three suspected Boko Haram terrorists handed over to it by Zurmi Emirate Council in Zamfara.

Commanding Officer, 223 Light Tank Batallion of Tactical Operation Unit, Gusau, Col. Abdullahi Adamu, said the suspects were apprehended by the local vigilante in the area.

Adamu, who displayed arms recovered from the suspects, said the three suspects had been moved to the 1 Division, Nigerian Army Kaduna for interrogation.

He said the arms recovered were AK 47 riffles, over 600 ammunitions, illicit drugs, charms and other belongings.

Lagos Defeats Federal Government In Supreme Court


                

Corpers travelling from South to North involved in accident





Corpers travelling from South to North involved in accident... driver died instantly
Prospective Corp members from Akwa Ibom state travelling to Sokoto state were involved in a fatal accident. They sustained injuries while the driver of the vehicle died on the spot...

Photos: Sexy Nollywopd Divas Mercy Aigbe, Annie Idibia, Mary, Grace And Others On Movie Set




Mercy Aigbe, Annie Idibia, Grace Amah, Mary Remmy and Padita Agu star in the new series called ‘Single Ladies’. Mercy shared these photos of the beautiful co-stars from set as they are currently filming.
Check out the photos:

Rihanna Spotted Filming Dramatic Heist Scenes Alongside Sandra Bullock For All-Female Movie Ocean's 8



                                
Rihanna , 28, is the latest celebrity to be spotted filming heist scenes for the all-female sequel to George Clooney's 2001 crime romp, Ocean's Eleven .

Wearing an all-in-one unflattering navy boiler suit, huge hoop earrings and chunky dreadlocks, the singer joined fellow cast members Sandra Bullock and Sarah Paulson on a rainy shoot day in New York.

The pictures see the trio filming some sort of heist scene that involved Rihanna fleeing from a white transit van in exciting scenes.

Usain Bolt stripped of Olympic gold medal


              

The ignominious list of the fastest men in the world to fail drugs tests grew bigger on Wednesday when Usain Bolt lost his claim to the title of 'triple-triple' Olympic champion after a Jamaican 4x100m team-mate retrospectively tested positive for a banned substance and caused the 2008 Beijing gold medal winners to be stripped of their title.

Bolt, the world’s greatest track-and-field star, is now the only one of six sub-9.79sec 100m runners not to have committed a doping violation, with double Olympic champion Nesta Carter caught out in the reanalysis of urine and blood samples from the Beijing Games. But because his team mate tested positive for a banned substance, he has now been stripped of his 2008 Beijing gold medal title

11-year-old girl gang-raped twice by 'seven' underage boys in India




                       

An 11-year-old girl was gang-raped by seven boys, aged between 14 and 16 years, in two separate attacks in her village of Mawten, India. The first attack took place in a field in December 2016 and the second attack took place on January 13 2017 at her home.

Photo: Mikel Obi Loses Father-In-Law


The father of Mikel Obi’s partner, Olga Allegra, has just breathe his last. Olga herself announced the passing on of her father, saying;

We said our last goodbye to you today daddy💔 you were not just extraordinary as so many said today. You were a legendary man, father, friend, companion, husband and grandpa. Your strong hand is holding my hand for life. I love you ❤️ My rock, my life my Dad 💔 Rest in Peace monkeypops 🐒
May his soul rest in peace

Photos of Aircrafts bought for "IMO AIR" by Gov Okorocha

 

IMO AIR KICKS OFF; ACQUIRES BRAND NEW AIRCRAFT
Imo State is set to become the first State in Nigeria to own and operate an airline company operated by Dana Air, as Governor Rochas Okorocha leads his appointees and stakeholders in the State to take delivery of the first batch of aircrafts at the Sam Mbakwe Cargo Airport, Owerri.

The carrier named "IMO AIR" is billed to hold its own against other operators in the Nigerian aviation sector while providing enhanced revenue for the State, massive employment for Imo citizens and business opportunities for the people. More photos...

Cameroonian General ,four soldiers die in helicopter crash (Photos)




           
A Cameroon military helicopter crashed near the country's northern border with Nigeria, killing the commander of the central African nation's troops.

Brigadier General Jacob Kodji, Colonel Kameni Alphonse, Lieutenant Tchinda Muluh, Lieutenant Tankam Aurelien, Army mechanic Soulounnya Ngrassou Basile all died in the crash Sunday evening near Bogo, a Cameroon village, while on an inspection mission.

Kodji was coordinating the fight against the Boko Haram insurgency.

Actress Tonto Dike posts hospital test result to debunk rumour

 

Tonto Dikeh-Churchill has insisted that she has changed and no longer do those things that were associated with her in the past. She wants people to know that old things have passed away.

“I do this for my God, I do this for my son"

A Young Lady Almost R*ped In Her Room... Stabs the r*pist

 

Over the weekend, a young lady was almost rapped in her apartment, but the suspect did not succeed because she was so brave and fought him off.

The lady, identified as Lizha Lee Mbuto, took to her page to share this shocking story:

“So the Lord helped me today…Almost got rapped at myplace..So i managed to fight and stab the bastard??…The Lord I trust”. 

Big Brother Naija being shot in South Africa? Nigerians react


                 
Just hours after the Big Brother Naija kicked off, Nigerians are already reacting and wondering why the show, meant for Nigerians, is being shot in South Africa. See reactions below...

Pastor accused of adultery speaks: I didn’t sleep with church member’s wife



                          
The presiding pastor of Miracle House of God Prophetic Ministry in Ikpoba-Okha area of Edo State, Prophet Great Emokpae, who was accused of being involved in an amorous affair with the wife of one Anthony Ehikioya, has denied the allegation.

Mr. Ehikioya had last Sunday, accused Prophet Emokpae of having a romantic relationship with his wife after he reportedly obtained an audio recording of a conversation between the two.

He also accused his wife, Bridget, of infidelity, an allegation she also denied.

The development led to the destruction of property belonging to the church by angry youths. The police had also launched a manhunt for the pastor, after he reportedly fled the area.

But Prophet Emokpae, who spoke with journalists on Friday, said though he had earlier been threatened by the complainant, he was surprised to see the level of damage done to his church.

He noted that he had to run for his life when he saw the mob.

Buhari Resubmits Ibrahim Magu’s Name as EFCC Chairman





President Muhammadu Buhari has once again sent the name of Ibrahim Magu, the current acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), as his candidate for the substantive chairmanship of the anti-corruption agency.

A highly placed source at the Presidency told SR that Mr. Magu’s name had been forwarded to the office of Senate President Bukola Saraki.


“I can confirm that President Buhari submitted Ibrahim Magu’s name just before he began a 10-day vacation in Britain on Thursday,” the presidential source revealed.

Lagos state Ex-Governor Fashola's Son, Demola, Meets Christiane Amanpour of CNN



                    
Demola, son of former Lagos governor, Babatunde Fashola pictured with the popular CNN anchor, Christiane Amanpour. He captioned the photo:

'Beyond grateful and blessed to have met this woman today and to get to watch her tape her show. 

Police Officers Do Not Have The Right To Search Your Phone - Police PRO Dolapo Badmus


                      
Its a common sight to see police officers going through a civilians phone during a routine stop and search exercise on the road, and fr a very ,long time, people thought it was legal.

Lagos State Police PRO, Dolapo Badmus has however slammed this saying no officer had any right to go through anyone's phone.

She said:

Tony OneWeek Reacts Chioma Akpotha For Criticising Gideon Okeke Over Chinwetalu Agu




                          

Popular musician and Nollywood actor Tony Muonagor a.k.a Tony one Week has criticised Chioma Akpotha for insulting Gideonokeke over comment he made about Chinwetalu Agu.

The comedian is of the opinion that Chinwetalu’s slang in movies are now almost demonic and anyone who supports Chiwetalu Agu’s persistent use of vulgar language has little or no moral foundation.

Read what he wrote below:

Man Caught With Human Skull In Oyo


                                         

A young man identified as Saheed Musiliu, was caught with the head of a corpse in Ibadan over the weekend.
According to Musiliu, he exhumed the corpse at the back of Basic Community Primary School in Olomi area of Ibadan, Oyo State.
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Upon interrogation by the police, Musiliu confessed to have been in the act for a while. He said he exhumed the corpse, cut its head off and was preparing it for sale to those who intended to carry out money ritual.

Gambian president-elect, Barrow's 8 year old son killed


In a sad turn of events, the eight-year-old son of Gambian President-elect Adama Barrow has died after being bitten by a dog.

According to BBC, Habibu Barrow is reported to have died on the way to the hospital after Sunday's incident in Manjai near Banjul.His funeral has already taken place.
Mr Barrow is in the Senegalese capital Dakar ahead of his planned inauguration on Thursday.

Mr Barrow has two wives and four other children, according to reports.

Buhari Revised List Of 46 Ambassadorial Nominees To Senate

 
President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a revised list of 46 non-career ambassadors for confirmation to the senate.

This was contained in a letter read by Bukola Saraki, senate president, on the floor of the senate on Thursday.

“We submit the revised list of 46 non-career ambassadors for confirmation as ambassadors by the distinguished senate,” the letter by Buhari read.

“It is my hope that this will receive the usual attention of the senate.”

When Buhari first presented the list in November, the senate turned it down, with Monsurat Sunmonu, chairman senate committee on foreign affairs, saying: ‎”I suggest we return the list of non-career ambassadors to the executive so that they can re-present it. There are about 200 petitions against the nominees, and we don’t even know where to start.”

Buhari’s non-career ambassadorial list had caused friction in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

Terry G Finally Allowed Into US After So Many Rejections


It's surprising but musician Terry G has never visited before now. However, that has changed as he is currently embarking on a tour in the country. Terry had on several occasions tried to enter the US, but he was always denied. But just 10 days before Donald Trump is sworn in as president, he got in.

Bus Gut By Fire At Berger Bridge In Lagos





A bus was gutted by fire on the Berger-Isheri bride inward Lagos today. Eyewitness say the situation led to serious traffic .

PHOTO OF THE DAY: Shopleft



               
     What was he thinking? Which village did he emanate from ? Loooool 

PHOTOS :The Hot 2018 Toyota Camry



Here's the 2018 Toyota Camry with cutting-edge styling, technology, safety and handling. It's a total evolution from the outgoing model.


Toyota has replaced the usual segmented T shaped dashboard with a more homely sweeping design, making the interior more welcoming with the cool ambient lighting. More photos...

It comes with a 3.5-liter V6, and 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine. Both will be paired to a new eight-speed automatic transmission.. A four-cylinder hybrid will also be available.
The Camry will be offered in four trims —LE, XLE, SE, and XSE. The sportier models feature a few unique body modifications and distinctive 19-inch wheels, differentiating them from the entry-level LE and upscale XLE trims.

HELP IS FINALLY HERE as Gov Ikpeazu donates N14m to Prince James Uche


Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has successfully raised the sum of N14m for the treatment of ailing Nollywood actor, Prince James Uche who needs to carry out a kidney transplant.

The Governor donated the sum of N3million personally, while the state raised N10m for the actor while his Wife, the first Lady of Abia State also gave N1million to the family who have almost realized all the money for the transplant that will be taking place abroad.

PHOTOS- Ooni Of Ife Visits Governor Ambode

                                The Ooni of Ife today visited the Lagos State Governor at the State House, Ikeja, Lagos. See more photos from the visitation after the cut.

Photos: Woman Delivers Quintuplets In Cross Rivers State.


               
A woman who has been childless for 10 years in her marriage has delivered a set of Quintuplets yesterday, at the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH).

According to Cross River Government, this will be the first time anyone has ever welcomed a set of Quintuplets in the history of the state. The first lady who was informed about the record breaking, rushed to the hospital where she donated N1m to their parents and N500,000 to the medical team. Another photo below...

New Born Baby Girl Found Dead In A Carbon Box




This is beyond sad. The baby girl was found already dead inside the box. Terrible!!!!!

Snake on board disrupts Emirates flight to Dubai





A snake on a plane prompted United Arab Emirates (UAE) carrier Emirates Airline to cancel one of its flights from Muscat, in neighboring Oman, to Dubai on Sunday, UAE daily Gulf News reported on Monday.
The daily quoted an Emirates spokesperson as saying that flight EK0863 from Muscat to Dubai was cancelled “due to the detection of a snake in the cargo hold prior to passengers boarding.”

The spokesperson said Emirates apologies to the passengers for the inconvenience caused.

The aircraft re-entered service after the snake was removed, the airline said.

Wild animals do appear on passenger planes from time to time, sometimes even in the cabins.

In May last year, two tarantulas that probably escaped from a passenger’s luggage caused panic on an Air Transat flight from Punta Cana, in the Caribbean island of the Dominican Republic, to Montreal, Canada, British daily The Guardian

Why Nicki Minaj and Meek Mill split


Nicki Minaj and Meek Mill broke up after a nuclear fight during her birthday weekend last month ... and it wasn't about cheating.

Sources close to the ex-couple tell TMZ ... they weren't getting along in Turks and Caicos, because he was hanging with friends and not paying attention to her.
She went nuts on him, he got pissed and left the island without her, and she said, "Screw this," and ended the relationship. Just that simple.

Mortgage bank unveils new branch in State of Osun





As part of its efforts in making banking services available to the nooks and crannies of State of Osun, Omoluwabi Mortgage Bank Plc has opened another branch in the ancient city of Ilesa.
The branch was commissioned by the state Governor, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola who disclosed that the bank which was incorporated in 1993 is a licensed mortgage institution with primary responsibilities of providing mortgage banking services, housing and property development solutions and general financial services for the people.

He stated that it is a thing of joy for him that the commissioning of a new branch of the bank coming shortly after the commissioning of Ejigbo branch, in May 2016, the Board of Directors and Management of the bank have achieved a remarkable milestone with the commissioning of the Ilesa branch.