Tuesday, May 28, 2019

CCTV Captures Handicapped Rob with Gun





A video of a handicapped man who stormed a bank to rob it with his gang members, have surfaced on the internet.

In the video the man and his gang members entered into the mini-bank just like every other customer and pretended as if they were in the premises to transact.
The moment they stormed the bank premises, one of them stood at the door beside the guard, while waiting for the action by the handicapped man who appeared to be the leader.

The man initially took a seat and surveyed the environment before bringing out his gun to start the operation.
The moment he raised the gun, the other members took position and the man walked into the cashier unit with another gang member.

The entire action was captured by the CCTV camera in which the glaring face of the man was captured
The entire action was captured by the CCTV camera in which the glaring face of the man was captured.

See the video:

Monday, May 27, 2019

SUNNY OKONKWO -THE RENAISSANCE MAN


Oh wow, so a premium publication distributed across corporate offices came out today and am on the front cover, I will upload the e-copy once I have it but I am more fascinated by the way they described Sunny Okonkwo and this got me humbled never realized someone has an opinion of me like this cos I was not aware of this.   See Excerpt


"Sunny Okonkwo is a man of several facets, he is a trained Economist up to Masters level and Ph.D. in Development Economics in progress. Being an Economist has given him the ability to manage and consult for businesses ranging from Telecoms, Banking to Energy/Utility in Business Analysis, performance management, strategy and marketing, data reporting, market research, Balance scorecard management, and change management.


The interesting part of his dynamic world is that he is also a storyteller through films which makes him a Filmmaker, Actor, Producer, and Fashion Enthusiast. All these make Sunny a modern-day Renaissance man as he has a wide range of skills and expertise.
So when he is not working with corporate bodies on business analysis, strategy, business planning, performance management then he is in the entertainment world making magic and telling stories using films and visuals.
He is our Renaissance Man for the week because of his expertise in a significant number of various subject areas as such an African version of a young Leonardo da Vinci."



Thursday, May 23, 2019

IK Ogbonna and Tonto Dikeh again


The war between  IK Ogbonna and Tonto Dikeh is not ending soon. I just want to drop this one here. No Further comment.

Jennifer Obayuwana Celebrates Her Birthday with New Photos


                              

Polo Avenue boss, Jennifer Obayuwana, is a year older today and she has shared beautiful photos of herself to celebrate her special day.

Thursday, May 16, 2019

MTN Receives NSE Approval For Listing On Premium Board






MTN Nigeria Communications Plc says it has gotten approval to list on the premium board of the Nigerian Stock Exchange.

The company said in a statement on Wednesday that the listing would be done on May 16 (today) by way of an introduction.

The value of the company would be N1.83tn after the listing of 20,354,513,050 shares at N90.

Akwa Ibom Governor Dismisses Commissioner

Akwa Ibom Governor Sacks Commissioner

The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel, has relieved the Commissioner for Agriculture and Food Sufficiency, Dr Uduak Udo-Inyang, of his duties.

According to a statement on Thursday by the Secretary to the State Government, Dr Emmanuel Ekuwem, the governor’s directive was with immediate effect.

Governor Emmanuel further directed the Commissioner for Science and Technology, Professor Nse Essien, to immediately take over the duties and functions of Dr Udo-Inyang.

He thanked the former commissioner for his service to the state and wished him good luck in his future endeavors.

Senate Approves Bill to Recognize June 12 As Democracy Day




The Senate on Thursday passed the Public Holiday Act Amendment Bill to recognise June 12 as the new Democracy Day.

The bill was passed almost one year after President Muhammadu Buhari announced that the date would replace May 29 for Nigerians to commemorate the return to the civilian government.

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Asa Delights Fans With New Single After a Five-Year Break

 

After a five-year hiatus, Nigerian singer and songwriter, Asa, has released a new single.

She released the song titled ‘The Beginning’ on Tuesday, to the delight of fans who had long anticipated her comeback.

The song announces the start of a new musical chapter for Asa and with soft harmonies, the strength of emotions keep filtering through her voice.

She had earlier hinted that the song is an opening track off an upcoming album.

 Click to watch video

U.S. Embassy Appends ‘Dropbox’ Visa Renewals In Nigeria Until Further Notice


US Embassy Suspends ‘Dropbox’ Process For Visa Renewals In Nigeria


Effective at the close of business today, Tuesday, May 14, 2019, the U.S. Mission to Nigeria is indefinitely suspending interview waivers for renewals, otherwise known as the “Dropbox” process.

Visa applications will no longer be accepted by DHL in Nigeria. Those who have already submitted their passports via “Dropbox” to DHL for processing either at the U.S. Embassy in Abuja or the Consulate General in Lagos, will not be impacted by this change.

All applicants in Nigeria seeking a nonimmigrant visa to the United States must apply online, and will be required to appear in person at the U.S. Embassy in Abuja or U.S. Consulate General in Lagos to submit their application for review.

Monday, May 13, 2019

Mel B's daughter Phoenix blamed herself for Mum's abuse



Mel B's daughter Phoenix has claimed she feels to blame for her mum's abuse. The Spice Girl appeared on Lorraine on Monday where she discussed her recent diagnosis with post-traumatic stress disorder following the breakdown of her 10-year abusive marriage with Stephen Belfonte.

Speaking to Lorraine Kelly, the 43-year-old candidly opened up about her struggle.

However, she was surprised to be shown a touching clip from her daughter Phoenix, 20, in which she spoke about supporting her mother through it all.

Serena Williams Made a Winning Return From Injury

Slide 1 of 23: NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 25:  Serena Williams attends the 'Being Serena' New York Premiere at Time Warner Center on April 25, 2018 in New York City.  (Photo by Mike Pont/WireImage)


Serena Williams made a winning return from injury beating Swedish qualifier Rebecca Petersen 6-4, 6-2 to advance to the second round of the Italian Open clay-court tournament on Monday.

Williams, 37, has not played since a hard-fought three-set win over Petersen in the second round at the Miami Open in March before withdrawing with a knee injury.

The 23-time Grand Slam winner -- now ranked 11th -- also withdrew from Indian Wells in March complaining through illness comeback.

Watched by her husband Alexis Ohanian, Williams doubled faulted on her first match point but sealed victory on her second against her 58th-ranked opponent.

Friday, May 10, 2019

Why we arrested Naira Marley – EFCC



                    

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has confirmed the arrest of a rising Nigerian musician, Afeez Fashola, aka Naira Marley and others in relation to alleged advanced fee fraud.

Acting Spokesman of the Commission, Mr Tony Orilade, made the confirmation to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Friday.

According to Orilade, he was arrested in Lagos in the early hours of Friday.

“Yes, he is with us. He is not the only person; he had some other persons also arrested alongside (him).

Rapper Olamide Releases New Album ‘Oil And Gas





Olamide has once again treated his fans and music lovers to brand new material.

The rapper initially shared a photo of the cover art for the brand new song titled Oil and Gas, while he called on his followers to anticipate the release.

Unlike the dramatic cover for his last single, the new one follows a simple black background design slapped with the title of the song, his name and the YBNL logo.

Thursday, May 9, 2019

Rema Speaks On Upcoming Concert

'I'm the new king, here to takeover' -- Mavin Records' Rema tells fans

Divine Ikubor, Mavin Records’ newly signed teen artiste better known as Rema, has dubbed himself “the new king” of Nigerian music who is “here to take over”.

The gifted singer made the declaration while speaking to Goldmyne TV after his debut stage performance as a Mavin Records act at the 2019 edition of Homecoming festival which held in Lagos.

While announcing the release of his 2019 collaborative single with D’Prince dubbed ‘Lavida’, the newly signed singer and acclaimed Afrobeat star disclosed that he would soon be organizing his own music concert.

“More hit songs are coming. Me and D’Prince, ‘Lavida‘ is coming soon. My own concert is coming soon, it’s big and I’m going to shut it down. I’m here to take over, I’m the new king,” he said.

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Kim Kardashian Assisted 17 inmates during criminal justice campaign


                                 

Kim Kardashian has reportedly helped free as many as 17 inmates by secretly funding a criminal justice campaign.

The reality TV star began her social justice bids by petitioning President Donald Trump over the release of Tennessee grandmother Alice Marie Johnson in June last year.

Met Gala 2019: Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas fashion.






To top it all off, Priyanka teased her hair in wild curls and finished off her look. She accessorized the ensemble with a pair of silver pumps and purple drop earrings and multi-layered pendants.

As for hubby, Nick Jonas, he too served looks along with his wife in a white bejeweled shirt and tie by Dior.

He gave it all a finishing touch with white tailored pants, a scarf draped on his arms and silver shoes.

The duo definitely managed to pull off an even better, stylish and breathtaking appearance, giving a tough competition to their last iconic one in 2017.

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Viola Davis Billed for Season 6 of 'How To Get Away With Murder"


Viola Davis has been killing it in ABC's "How To Get Away with Murder" for five seasons and she's ready for more.
As the network contemplates the future of the show,

On the series, Davis' character plays mentor to group of young, trouble-prone law students. "These kids are bad. Wouldn't you agree with that?" Davis joked.
"I think Annalise is badass," added Davis, who has won an Emmy and Screen Actors Guild award for her role in the drama. "I think she's the most misunderstood woman on television."

The legal thriller, which was created by Shonda Rhimes, still has a devoted following despite a drop in viewership.

Don Jazzy Finally Confirmed Tiwa Savage Exit From The Label





CEO of Mavin Records, Don Jazzy has finally confirmed the exit of Tiwa Savage from the label which she joined 7 years ago with so many successes recorded.

She is the second artist to exit the label this year after Reekado Banks.

The speculations of her exit started early this with the singer going absent from social media. She, however, returned with things going smoothly until she deleted all her pictures from her Instagram page.

Well, the below message from Don Jazzy confirms Tiwa Savage has moved on from the label, but her new platform is yet to be known.

Bovi Comes Tonto Dikeh Defense

 

                            
Ovie has also dropped his thoughts on the trending topic at the moment (Tonto Dikeh calling out her ex), saying many women know their husbands/partners are into a lot of illegal stuffs but keep quiet because they are benefitting from it. He says once the relationship goes south, the story changes. He automatically becomes the worst human being on earth.

Bovi however says, that’s not correct as many women date idiots, lazy bones, liars because love is blind.

Fiona Onasanya KICKED OUT of Parliament by voters



                              

Criminal former Labour MP Fiona Onasanya has become the first politician to be booted out of the Commons by voters using a recall petition.

Almost 20,000 people in Peterborough signed the petition to kick her out of the seat after less than two years.

It came after she was jailed in January for perverting the course of justice after lying to police over a speeding charge.

A spokeswoman for Peterborough Council, which ran the petition, said that it had been signed by 19,261 people, far above the 7,000 signatures required to get rid of her.