Friday, August 30, 2013

Police nab man recording arrest of okada rider

After a male and a female Police officers were caught on tape doing what they know how to do best,Policemen for Naija don dey fear now oooooo.Read what they did to this man who tried to video tape them....

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a medical representative, Gregory Muonylilo, for allegedly video recording policemen who were arresting a commercial motorcyclist.
PUNCH Metro learnt that the suspect was arrested at the Amuwo Odofin area of the state by policemen attached to Area E Command.
The policemen were said to have attempted to arrest a commercial motorcyclist for breaking the traffic law, while the suspect was recording the incident.
The suspect’s brother, Onyeka, said, “Apparently the policemen set up a checkpoint in front of his office yesterday (Monday) and were harassing okada riders. He started recording it
“The policemen saw him and became agitated. They collected his phone and left.”
“They came back around 4pm, arrested him and took him to their station.
“From Amuwo Odofin, they took him to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Ikeja, where he was detained.”
PUNCH Metro learnt that ever since the dismissal of a police sergeant, Chris Omeleze, who was caught on camera demanding bribe from a motorist, policemen have become paranoid about people recording their activities.
When contacted on the telephone, Police Public Relations Officer, Ngozi Braide, denied claims that the policemen were harassing the okada rider.
She also debunked claims that the victim was taken to SARS.  She said he was taken to the X-Squad Department
 She said, “The policemen were on legal duty and they had apprehended an okada rider for riding on a restricted route. I spoke to the man who was arrested and he never told me that the policemen were asking for bribe from the commercial motorcyclist they were trying to arrest. The man was recording and we do not know his motive.”

North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, publicly executes ex-girlfriend

On August 8th, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un was in the audience to applaud his ex-girlfriend Hyon Song- wol (right), a singer with the Unhasu National Orchestra. 9 days later a group of artists were arrested for allegedly making a sex tape. His ex was one of them. They were publicly executed by firing squad on August 20th, while their families were condemned to a labor camp.

From Asia News
The North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un ordered the public execution of his ex-girlfriend Hyon Song- wol, accused of 'pornography' with a group of artists from the National Orchestra of Unhasu, which his current wife Ri Sol -ju also once belonged to. The arrest took place on August 17, the execution took place in public three days later. According to the indictment the women filmed themselves having sex and then sold the videos in China. Some South Korean sources claim that there were many Christians among those sentenced to death who had a Bible at home, a "crime" that you can pay for with your life or imprisonment in a state gulag in North Korea.
Those shot to death include Mun Kyong -jin, director of the Unhasu orchestra, some singers and dancers of Wangjaesan Light Music Band and some army musicians. All family members of the women involved were sentenced to forced labor. According to the Juche ( the delusional state doctrine conceived by the " father of the nation " Kim Il -sung ) is not enough to punish those guilty of a crime, but it is necessary to eradicate the evil " for three generations . " Every year, on the basis of this principle, thousands of children are born in labor camps and live there until their death.

The "Young Marshal " Kim Jong-un , the third son and heir of the "dear leader" Kim Jong -il, met Hyon about ten years ago . After a brief "official" relationship, the engagement was broken by the father of the dictator and the singer was given in marriage to a military man, while the "third Kim " met ​​his present wife . According to various sources, the two have continued to see each other even after their marriages. The public execution is thus seen as a victory of the "Companion" Ri, who gave two sons to the current dictator and wants to ensure their survival in one of the most cruel dynasties in today's world.

On 8 August, the dictator took part in a concert performed by the now decimated orchestra. The execution is viewed by some analysts as a sign of affirmation of his power: " Kim Jong-un is cruelly eliminating anyone who might be a threat to his rule, anyone who can defy authority. Public executions are silencing anyone who even thinks of undermining him .

An SS3 Student Build A Prototype Of Bulldozer And A Dump Truck.

An  SS3 school boy master Echezona  exhibiting  a locally made electric engine bulldozer and dump truck built. he said that he is exhibiting his crafts to attract donos that will help him take these to the next level.

 more pictures after the cut

Plastic Surgeon Made His Wife Perfect Using His Skills

PHOTOS: "I Have Created My Perfect Wife" - Says Plastic Surgeon Who Performed Tummy Tuck, Butt Lift And womanliness Surgery On His Woman Before He Married

A plastic surgeon has used his body sculpting skills to create his dream woman before proposing to her on their first date.
Dr David Matlock met his bride Veronica, 38, in 2007 when she was 40lbs heavier and visited him seeking what is commonly known as 'designer womanliness' surgery after giving birth to her daughter Isabella, now aged nine.
As well as the vaginoplasty, Dr Matlock suggested that the beautiful brunette also undergo a 'Wonder Woman Makeover', involving liposuction of the chin, arms, and legs, and a Brazilian butt lift.
'I couldn't even look into his eyes because of the reason I was there,' she said.
'I was so shy and bashful, but he says it was love at first sight.'
Dr Matlock then took the now Mrs Matlock out for a date, immediately proposed to her, and has been helping her to enhance her figure ever since.
'I didn't see her weight then, I just knew what I wanted to do,' he said of their first meeting.
'She opted for everything I suggested. Even marriage.'
Prior to meeting her 49-year-old husband, full-time nurse Mrs Matlock had undergone three bosom augmentations.
She has since had a Brazilian butt lift, womanly rejuvenation, labiaplasty and center of gravity shot, liposuction to her chin, arms and legs and, most recently, botox injections.
'I feel like I'm a walking advertisement for him,' she said.
Dr Matlock, who appeared on the E! reality show Dr 90210, has also had liposculpting done on on his pecs, biceps, and triceps, and Botox injections to enhance his look.

He said: 'I just wanted to take my body to a point where, with exercise and diet, you couldn't get it there.'
Dr Matlock said: 'I always eat healthy. A lot of my business is fat, doing liposuction all the time, but I don't like fat.
'I tell people I watch my weight, and I watch my wife's weight too.'
Mrs Matlock said: 'I know that David loves me for who I am.'
But she added, laughing: 'There's a fat clause there.'

Satellite Broadcast Scammer Arrested In Kano

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Friday August 23, 2013 arrested one Tope Ajayi over his alleged involvement in digital satellite broadcast scam. Ajayi was picked up by operatives of EFCC from his apartment located at 26 Link Bawo Road in Hausawa area of Kano following intelligence report.

Over 100 decoders and other computer gadgets were recovered from his server room by operatives of the Commission during a search on his apartment.

Ajayi who claimed to have worked with Skye Bank Plc is said to be a major digital satellite broadcast scammer. He is alleged to have a server that links up with a server in China and an unknown Internet Service Provider, ISP, somewhere in Europe or the United State of America.

The suspect is also alleged to be engaged in illegal importation, selling and distribution of pirate devices popularly known as Dungle which enables subscribers to have free access to Multichoice satellite signals across West and Central Africa.

According to Mr Frikkie Jonker, Senior Anti-Piracy Manager, Multichoice, Ajayi’s server is considered strong as it controls its counterpart server in China and distributes satellite signals to a host of West African and Central African countries including Senegal, Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya Uganda and Benin Republic .

It was also revealed that the suspect had been extracting control words from multichoice cards in Nigeria and sending same to a server in China which is connected to an ISP server placed somewhere in Europe or America.
Jonker, who expressed his gratitude to the EFCC for the arrest, described the scam as one of the biggest in recent time.
Ajayi will be arraigned in court when investigation is concluded.

UEFA Champions League Draw

Group A: Manchester United, Shakhtar Donetsk, Bayer 04 Leverkusen, Real Sociedad

Group B: Real Madrid, Juventus, Galatasaray AŞ, FC København

Group C: Benfica, PSG, Olympiacos FC, Anderlecht

Group D: Bayern Munich, CSKA Moscow, Manchester City, Viktoria Plzeň

Group E: Chelsea, Schalke 04, Basel, Steaua Bucureşti

Group F: Arsenal, Olympique Marseille, Borussia Dortmund, Napoli

Group G: Porto, Atletico Madrid, FC Zenit, Austria Wien

Group H: Barcelona, AC Milan, Ajax, Celtic

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Lagos State Govt buys back LCC's concession rights in Lekki-Epe Expressway

The Lagos State Government has announced the termination of its concession agreement with the Lekki Concession Company. Find a press statement from the State Govt below..
The Lagos State Government wishes to state clearly that it has neither terminated nor cancelled the Concession Agreement it entered into with the Lekki Concession Company Limited (LCC) to reconstruct and expand the 49.36 km Eti-Osa Lekki-Epe Expressway.

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Zimbabwe plans to build African Disneyland

Zimbabwe plans to build a "Disneyland in Africa" at the world famous Victoria Falls to boost tourism, a government minister has told the BBC.

The government would spend more than $300m (£193m) on the theme park, said Tourist Minister Walter Mzembi.

Zimbabwe is trying to rebuild its tourism industry after a decade of conflict and hyperinflation.

President Robert Mugabe was elected for a seventh term in peaceful but disputed elections last month.

Zimbabwe is not leveraging the Victoria Falls enough, Mr Mzembi told the BBC on Tuesday, describing it as a "sleeping giant".

"It's a wake-up call for us...we must build a new tourism facility with an impact," he said.

"We think it should be modelled along the size and the kind of vision that is on Disneyland, including hotels, entertainment parks, restaurants, conferencing facilities. This is the vision and we need people who can run with it."

Fat Joe Turns Himself in to Prison for Tax Evasion

Fat Joe has just turned himself in to prison to serve his 4 month sentence for tax evasion.The rapper - real name Joseph Cartagena  is officially in custody at the Federal Detention Center in Miami.

As TMZ previously reported, Joe pled guilty back in December to stiffing Uncle Sam on a boatload of taxes for the years 2007 and 2008 ... more than $1 million total.

He originally faced up to two years in the slammer for the crime -- but was ultimately sentenced to just 4 months and a $15,000 fine, plus one-year supervised release.

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Boko Haram Film Producer Arrested

John Dada Adedayo, the producer of a new film called ' Boko Haram,' has been arraigned before court after he refused to wait for the Ghana Cinematography Exhibition Board to censor certain parts of the film before giving him the green light to distribute it to the public.

The accused person was put before a court presided over by Audrey Kocuvie-Tay and charged for refusing to subject himself to censorship laws, but he denied any wrongdoing.

He has been remanded into police custody while the case has been adjourned to August 19, 2013.

FIFA Approves Calabar Stadium For Nigeria, Malawi Qualifier

FIFA has certified the U.J Esuene Stadium as a safe venue to host next month's 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifier between Nigeria and Malawi

The Malawian FA confirmed through their cheif executive officer, Suzgo Nyirenda, that they have recievd a letter from the World football governing body,assuring them of the safety of the match venue.

"In the letter, FIFA admits that our concerns are genuine," Nyirenda dsclosed to the Malawian media.

Nyirinda however denied that their letter to FIFA had any mischievious end,insisting that they are not reluctant to make the trip to Calabar.

"It is not like we said we do not want to travel to Nigeria, we are just waiting for the Nigerian Football Federation to provide us the guarantee.Once they do that,we will travel to Nigeria," Nyirenda explained.

The Nigerian Football Federation sent a security plan to FIFA last week,following complaints from the Malawian FA concerning the security of the match venue.

Nigeria used the same venue for their world cup qualifier against Kenya on March 23.

Oscar Pistorius Charged With Murder Of Reeva Steenkamp

Oscar Pistorius made a somber, tearful appearance in a Pretoria, South Africa court the morning of Monday, Aug. 19, where the Olympic sprinter was formally charged in the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp last February. Pistorius, 26, entered a plea of not guilty, and when the judge asked him if he was well, he replied, "under the circumstances, your honor."
A trial start date has been set to March 3, 2014. Court documents reveal that over 100 witness will be called to give evidence at the trial, including one of the Pistorius's ex-girlfriends. A reporter from Sky News says that that Pistorius was "very emotional" in court, and appeared to be praying with his brother and sister before the proceedings started; the three siblings held hands in court, and Pistorius was seen wiping his eyes with a tissue.

Pistorius, the first double amputee to compete in the Olympics, faces 25 years in prison in convicted. He has claimed that he mistook girlfriend Steenkamp for an intruder, leading to her fatal shooting. Prosecutors contend that Pistorius deliberately shot the South African model following an argument.

The disgraced athlete's travel restrictions have been lessened; he is allowed to leave his country under certain conditions.

Western Union Launches Mobile Money Service In Nigeria

Western Union has partnered with an African payment processing specialist, eTranzact, to launch a mobile money service in Nigeria.

The US-based company believes the facility will help boost financial inclusion and provide a more convenient means of money transfer for Nigerians, and the entire Africa.

Nigeria mobile phone penetration rate stands at 70.64 percent, as of June 2013, according to figures provided by Informa’s World Cellular Information Service.

In contrast, just 21 percent of the country’s population has a bank account, according to the World Bank.

The financial service company hopes to bridge this divide by providing users with a mobile platform to pay bills, purchase merchandizes online, top up mobile credit and make third party transfers.

“We are very pleased to launch our new relationship with eTranzact to increase the number of access points for consumers to use our services worldwide, facilitate financial inclusion, and provide convenient mobile solutions for those who want new methods for money transfer transactions,” said Aida Diarra, Vice President for North, Central and West Africa at Western Union.

The global money transfer service embarked on a recent multichannel approach, after being criticized by stakeholders for it’s over reliance on an agent model in providing financial services.

Amongst its recent strategies is the partnership with eTranzact: the collaboration allows customers of the eTranzact Mobile Money platform, PocketMoni, to interact with Western Union on their mobile phones, receiving Western Union mobile money transfer from 23 ‘sender’ countries around the world.

“We are excited to work with Western Union and leverage the power of their global network on behalf of consumers across Nigeria,” said Valentine Obi, chief executive at eTranzact.

PocketMoni is a mobile payment solution designed to allow users conduct financial transactions anytime, anywhere, from your phone.

Wedding Boasts Of 80 Bridesmaids

Some brides skip having bridesmaids because they are so concerned about hurting their loved ones' feelings. Katie Dalby, 26, chose another route for her wedding to firefighter Norman Gooch on Saturday: She brought along 80 attendants. When Dalby, who owns Katie's Boogie Shoes Dance Academy in Harwich, England, told her students about her engagement over a year ago, she says they were superexcited and some were begging to be included in the wedding. "It just couldn't have been fair to choose two or three of them," Dalby told the Daily Mail. "So the only solution was to invite 74 of them-I didn't want to exclude anyone." She also asked her best friend, three sisters-in-law, a niece, and a cousin. "It made my day more special."


40 Pythons Found In Canadian Hotel

Little more than a week after a giant python crushed two young Canadian boys to death, police have recovered 40 of the snakes from a hotel room.

The reptiles were found in several plastic storage bins on Thursday night in a room in Brantford, Ontario, where a

Officers have opened a probe into the incident but they did not say where the couple were at the time or whether the pair would be charged with breaking local laws that prohibit owning pythons.

The snakes, which ranged in length from 30 centimeters to 1.4 meters, were in poor health and have been taken in by the Canadian Society for the Protection of Animals, where a veterinarian is monitoring them.

The find comes 11 days after Connor and Noah Barthe, aged six and four respectively, died in the eastern town of Campbellton, New Brunswick when an African python escaped from its terrarium and killed them.

The boys had been enjoying a sleepover with a friend, whose father's private menagerie of exotic animals included the python.

Animal experts expressed astonishment at the tragedy, many of them noting that, while an African rock python is a dangerous animal capable of killing large prey, it would not normally attack humans.

The initial police investigation found that the snake probably managed to break out of its terrarium and then nosed through a ventilation duct which led into the boys' bedroom.

Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, may have died of gunshot wounds – JTF

The JTF said the latest video by Shekau may have been staged.

The Joint Task Force, Operation Restore Order, in Maiduguri, Borno State said intelligence report available to it “revealed that Abubakur Shekau, the most dreaded and wanted Boko Haram Terrorists leader may have died”.

The JTF in a statement by its spokesperson, Sagir Musa, on Monday said Mr. Shekau “died of gunshot wound received in an encounter with the JTF troops in one of their camps at Sambisa Forest on 30 June 2013.”

According to the statement, “Shekau was mortally wounded in the encounter and was sneaked into Amitchide – a border community in Cameroun for treatment which he never recovered.”

“It is greatly believed that Shekau might have died between 25 July to 3 August, 2013. He was reported to have masterminded the kidnap of the seven French citizens and that of the elder statesman Alhaji (Dr) Shettima Ali Monguno in addition to many murders of Islamic clerics in Northern Nigeria.

“He was also responsible for bombings of many places of worship and public buildings including Police and United Nations Headquarters in Abuja,” the statement said.

It also said the recent video released on 13 August, 20013 by the purported sect leader was “dramatized by an imposter to hoodwink the sect members to continue with the terrorism and to deceive the undiscerning minds”.

“The JTF wishes to appeal to the sect members to lay down their arms and embrace the Federal Government’s offer for dialogue,” the statement added.

Monday, August 19, 2013

Ex-Super Falcons Player, Iyabo Abade's Turns From A Woman To a Man.

Former Super Falcons forward, Iyabo Abade, is the most celebrated high-profile case of a hermaphrodite in women’s football, who subsequently had surgery in 2004 and is now living as a man, with a new name, James Johnson. He tells ’Tana Aiyejina about his travails trying to adjust to his new life as a man, societal discrimination and his aim to help hermaphrodites.

Cameroon’s President Orders Pentecostal Churches Closed

If these churches are closed on the basis of the false preaching and teachings, then I commend President Paul Biya for his actions.

A woman has told reporters that her mother was refusing cancer treatments because of her pastor. “My mother’s condition is worsening after doctors confirmed she had cancer. She is dying silently, and yet we cannot persuade her to see a doctor for proper treatment, against her pastor’s wish,” Deborah Tanyi said…

When will Ghana also begin to deal with some of these churches and their false teachings?

According CNN;

Cameroon’s President Paul Biya has ordered the closure of nearly 100 Christian churches in key cities, citing criminal practices organized by Pentecostal pastors that threaten the security of the West African nation.

Photos-Yvonne Nelson's One Night In Vegas Movie

Yvonne Nelson posted these photos from her forthcoming movie, One Night In Vegas. She is seen in this first photo with  Konvict label boss Akon. See more photos after the cut..

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Boko Haram Leader Claims Responsibility For Kano Bombing, Reveals Video Showing Boko Haram Gunmen In Action

The leader of Nigeria’s Boko Haram Islamists has claimed a series of recent deadly attacks on security forces in the northeast, in a video obtained by AFP Monday.

Abubakar Shekau also insisted that he was in “good health” despite an ongoing military offensive aimed at crushing the Islamist insurgent group he heads.
“You have not killed Shekau,” he said in the video distributed through a local intermediary in a similar manner to previous Boko Haram messages.
Seated on a short stool with a kalashnikov rested on his right shoulder, Shekau said Boko Haram was “responsible” for several deadly raids over the past month.
These include attacks on the police and military in the towns of Malam Fatori and Bama, which sparked clashes that killed at least 35 people, according to the military.
The video contained what Shekau claimed was footage of Boko Haram gunmen opening fire on the military in Bama, using heavy weapons mounted on flat-bed trucks.
Shekau also referred to fighting in the towns Baga and Gamboru Ngala near the border with Cameroon, .

DMX To Play Himself In New Chris Rock Movie

DMX has filmed a scene for a new comedic film by Chris Rock.Regardless of his continuing legal issues, and having released only one album in the last seven years, DMX is still finding high-profile work.

AllHipHop reports that Dark Man X will be featured in a comedic jail scene in a new, currently untitled Chris Rock Movie.

X’s camp release an official statement, writing, “The scene is comedic which allowed X to show off his versatility as an actor. X and Rock played well off each other and Rock’s character even gets DMX to lead the inmates in a song. There are more acting roles to come and DMX is also planning on attending the Sundance Film Festival in January.”

DMX has starred in several feature films, including 1998?s Belly, 2000?s Romeo Must Die, 2001?s Exit Wounds, and 2003?s Cradle 2 the Grave.

Chris Rock has collaborated with a range of Hip Hop artists in various capacities, including being featured on Method Man’s Tical 2000: Judgement Day, Ludacris’ Theater of the Mind, and Kanye West’s My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy. Rock will also reportedly be narrating Busta Rhymes’ E.L.E. II album, and has been pictured in the studio this year with Eminem.

Chris Attoh leaves Tinsel after 7 years

Ghanaian actor Chris Attoh resigned from the Mnet Africa series: Tinsel. The role of the character, Kwame Mensah will be written out over the next few months and Chris will shoot his last scenes in September.

According to his South African management, WAKA Agency, headed by Rosie Motene, the reason for Chris' resignation is to pursue other career of interests.

“The last seven years on tinsel have been an incredible journey and experience for me. Working with Mnet was phenomenal and it took a lot of deliberation but I have decided to pursue other career of interests”, Chris said.

Chris Attoh, who has been acting for a long while now, produced his first movie Devoted last month.

Sources say the dark-skinned handsome actor was motivated to make his own movie due to the demands by friends and fans who believed he could produce a movie.

Exclusively made for EbonyLife TV, ‘Devoted’ features Jasmine Baroudi, Majid Michel, Gbenro Ajibade, Steve Kojo Johnson, and of course Attoh himself.

14-yr-old With Brain-Cancer Asks Obi For Help

ONYINYECHI Mary-Colette Okafor, the third of five children born to Aloysious and Grace Okafor of 34, Osho Drive, Olodi-Apapa in Lagos, has sent a distress call to the Anambra State Governor, Peter Obi, and all well-meaning Nigerians at home and abroad, for assistance to raise N5 million to undergo an urgent life-saving brain surgery.

As you read this story, Onyinyechi, who hails from Utuh, in Nnewi South LGA of Anambra State, is on admission in Ward D3 of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, LUTH, Idi Araba, Lagos after diagnosis of a rare and aggressive form of brain tumour known as Brain Stem Glioma.

Making the call to Governor Obi through her paternal aunt, Ms. Obiageli Ulasi, ailing Onyinyechi, who although has been receiving palliative care at LUTH, is yet unable to speak, walk, stand or function normally, is praying the Governor assistance to raise the N5 million in order to have access to adequate treatment and care in an Indian hospital.

“I implore you sir, with due respect and humility, to use your good office as my Governor, my mentor and my father, to enable be get a new lease of life through this surgery,” she remarked.

New Drug Kills All Kinds Of Cancer — Human Testing Starts

Stanford researchers are on track to begin human trials of a potentially potent new weapon against cancer, and would-be participants are flooding in following the Post’s initial report on the discovery.

The progress comes just two months after the groundbreaking study by Dr Irv Weissman, who developed an antibody that breaks down a cancer's defense mechanisms in the body.

A protein called CD47 tells the body not to "eat" the cancer, but the antibody developed by Dr Weissman blocks CD47 and frees up immune cells called macrophages — which can then engulf the deadly cells.

Pacu - The Male Testicle-eating Fish Found

Swedish men are being warned against any inclination for Unclad swimming after a new species of fish has been discovered in their waters which enjoys biting testicles.

A 21cm pacu fish, a relative of the piranha, was found by fisherman in the Oresund Sound off the south coast of the country last week.

Known in Papua New Guinea as 'The Ball Cutter', the pacu has reportedly been responsible for the deaths of two fishermen in the Pacific nation, who died from blood loss after the fish had bitten off their testicles.

Samsung Banned From Selling Some Phones In U.S.

Apple (AAPL, Fortune 500) alleged that several Samsung products infringe on its patents. Apple originally filed this lawsuit against Samsung in 2011, and it's just one of dozens of ongoing patent lawsuits currently being waged between the tech titans across the globe.

In this latest case, the International Trade Commission ruled in favor of Apple. The commission said Samsung products infringed on two Apple patents, one for touchscreen multitouch and another related to headset plug detection. The court ruled Samsung did not infringe on four other patents listed in Apple's claim.

The ITC banned Samsung from importing or selling some devices that infringe on the Apple patents. While the devices Apple mentioned in the case are older Samsung products -- like the Galaxy Tab 7 tablet and the Continuum smartphone -- the ITC's ruling could have implications for phones currently on the market that use the same technology.