Ghana' Komla Dumor – a TV presenter for BBC World News and its Focus on Africa programme, has died. He was 41.
BBC reveals that he died suddenly at his home in London.
In 2003, he was announced the Ghana Journalist of the Year Award in 2003. He joined BBC in 2007.
Komla has interviewed many African stars including Yvonne Okoro, Iyanya and Wizkid.(may his soul rest in perfect peace)
Nigeria's Former Vice-President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar today (18/01/2014)
took a stroll away from politics to join the teeming crowd of #Arsenal
supporters at the Emirates Stadium, London to watch the Premiership Game
between AresnalFC vs FulhamFC.
The Gunners defeated their opponent by 2-0
Troubled pop star, Justin Bieber has been urged to check into rehab for wrongful behaviour and drug abuse or may face deportation to home country, Canada.
The Baby singer is currently under investigation for an egg war
he launched at his neighbour and his home this week. Plus, answer to a
shocking police raid at his California mansion where his friend, Lil Za was busted for felony drug possession.
Now, reports say he has received the counsel from his closest friends and family to seek professional help. According to RadarOnline, "they are deeply concerned and want him to get help in the wake of a string of controversies."
Former Minister of Information and Communication, Professor
Dora Akunyili has denied report that she is currently hospitalized in
the United States.
It was earlier reported that Dora was
sick and hospitalized and that there was anxiety over the state of her
health but she had immediately come out to say the story was not true
and should be disregarded, adding that she was sick sometime last year
but is now well and is currently visiting her children in the U.S.
said, "This story is false, misleading and raises unnecessary anxiety
about Prof. Akunyili's sate of health. The reporter claims that Prof.
Akunyili is hospitalised in the U.S. without providing any proof. He
went ahead to publish that the celebrated former Director General of the
National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC)
is hospitalised despite information to the contrary given to him by
Prof. Akunyili's husband, Dr. Chike Akunyili."
Nelson Mandela’s oldest grandson and a member of the South
African parliament, Zwelivelile ‘Mandla’ Mandela has been charged with
serious assault after an altercation with a teacher during which he drew
Let the running begin.lol Gay
Reverend Jide Macaulay, Founder and Project Director of House Of
Rainbow Fellowship wrote to Saturday Vanguard. Reverend Jide who has
fled to the Uk described the new anti-gay law as one of the harshest
laws in the world, adding that the LGBT-community now lives in fear of
arrest and violence.
Read the Full Letter below;
Can these really be possible?A Salvadorean nun who said she had no idea she was pregnant gave
birth in Italy this week after she felt stomach cramps in her convent
and was rushed to hospital, Italian media reported on Friday.
31-year-old mother and her baby boy, who weighs 3.5 kilograms (9
pounds), are doing well and other new mothers in Rieti hospital have
begun collecting clothes and donations for her, the reports said.
did not know I was pregnant. I only felt a stomach pain," the nun was
quoted as saying at the hospital, the Italian news agency ANSA reported. ...more after the cut.......
*Wake up my sweethearts,happy weekend* Yesterday i posted a report that denrele had been hiding since the ban of gays was signed,if you missed it (click here),well denrele took to twitter to deny the report,he said that he had been busy not hidden.,and that he is not bothered about the ban .#soladiesandgentlemen denrele is not missing.See tweets;
So I hear Im missing or rather gone into hiding!
Emi? Denrele Edun? LaiLai!
Im hard at work and cant b bothered..#MoneyMakingMadness!
— Denrele Edun (@DENRELE_EDUN) January 17, 2014
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho claims he has
noticed a change in attitude which could one day see Eden Hazard become
one of the world’s greatest players, Skysports reports.
Hazard, 23, is now fulfilling the
potential which tempted the Londoners to pay French club Lille £32m for
his services in the summer of 2012.
The Belgium forward has scored 11 goals
this season and the Portuguese believes he could one day follow in the
footsteps of compatriot Cristiano Ronaldo, who beat off competition from
Lionel Messi and Franck Ribery to collect a second Ballon d’Or trophy.
Firstly it was kanye who bought north west a lamborgini weeks ago,but yesterday to show that beyonce&jayz are on top of their game bought blue ivy a lamborgini and a pink cadilac,well fans have been blasting the couples online saying they are spolling her too much,and making life so easy for her.*if you have got the money spend it*more photos after the cut.........................
The controvercial Rev Chris Okotie in a recent interview gives reasons why he want to contest in the 2015 election +blames the corruption of the gospel on catholics.READ excerpt from the interview below:
I can't express the Joy in my heart!!!! Can't wait to share it with you all Xo
— Toke Makinwa (@tokstarr) January 16, 2014
I heard they got married on the 14th which was wednesday in a very low key and discreet location.*at last the battle is over*.lol Congrats to them
The third track on Kanye West's lastest album, Yeezus, is
called I Am God. And now, according to the anonymous founder of a new
religion, called Yeezianity, the rapper, 36, is its followers' God.A comprehensive website, called Yeezianity.com, naturally, touts the new faith as 'THE BEST CHURCH OF ALL TIME!'
The 'About' section of the site, explains the main tenet of the religion: "We
are an anonymous group who believes that the one who calls himself
Yeezus is a divine being who has been sent by God to usher in a New Age
Am so sorry guys i did not post the video here,but let me summarize the gist, well ay did a video in promotion of his easter show and he did tried to mimick jim iyke's deliverance in TB Joshua church with helen paul,this video engraged jim iyke and he tweeted that ay is classless for that video.
And although AY didn’t immediately reply, he spoke to a reporter from Hip Hop World Magazine.“It
was designed to be a joke, it’s still a joke. I’m a stand-up comedian
and we make people laugh for a living and comedians are social
commentators”. he says.
But ever the gentleman, he apologized. “I’m
sorry about it, it wasn’t designed to be detrimental in any way but if
you see it that way, bro., I got nothing but love for you…I’m not
classless and I know you know that.”
Reports from the Nigeria Police Force, Ikeja states that former soundcity VJ, Denrele has been reported missing this afternoon.
Denrele who was last seen yesterday is now declared missing and a
search party is put in place to officially set out tomorrow to locate
this young promising Nigerian.
The individual or group behind denerele’s disappreance is still
unknown as no one has been identified nor claimed responsibility of the
possible kidnap but family, friends and neighbours believe no one is
involved in this act and that he must have gone into hiding all by
Princess marriage that ended 7 months after after thier wedding as something to say ,In
an interview with Encomium Weekly, Princess accused the press
especially the bloggers of writing negatives stories about her marriage
making it look like they actually wanted it to break down.
Press, the so called bloggers many of whom are not credible kept on
writing things that weren’t happening at all’. She further said ‘That is
why I said that now that the marriage has crashed I hope they are
happy’, she concluded.* *she should have mentioned the bloggers name.lol
Redmond from the USA was admitted to have the longest fingernails in
the world. She started to grow them in 1979 and carefully manicured them
until their total length reached 8.65 m (28 ft 4.5 in) as measured on
the set of Lo show dei record in Madrid, Spain, on 23 February 2008. More photos below.
The name of the young man is yinka,son of PDP chieftain Bode George,aged 26 ,He is a top model based in Canada. He won the Best African Male Model at the African Ent. Awards in Canada. See more rauncy photos below............. READ MORE: http://news.naij.com/56819.html
Hip Hop artiste, Phyno, denies having any relationship with Rita Edmond in this interview punch discloses his relationship life,the rumours about he impregnating rita,and the challenges been a nigerian igbo rap artist.Read Excerpt from the interview below...........
In a heartfelt, and very emotional interview, Ejiofor's sister Zain Asher broke down on live television while discussing what this recognition means to her and the British star's family,she said that she could not sleep last night,due to the fact that chiwetele had been acting since he was 13 years old, he's worked so hard for this and growing up with him he was always in
his bedroom practicing Shakespeare lines and writing Shakespeare on the
wall. I would go out with my friends and I would come home and in the
morning he would be reciting Measure for Measure and in the evening it would be Othello."
She continued: "He's someone who's really dedicated and an actor's actor. He's been acting for over 20 years, and so to finally see recognition for his work -- I can't even describe the feeling."See photo from chiwetele 12 years a slave after the cut..................…
*ehn ehn you guys know how we do this segment,i know right i have really not posted the cry baby for a while now,but this week i had to choose between Ay,Jim iyke and Kola boof,but luckily i ended up choosing the beautiful lady above.lol,well i have no beef with her in anyway but because of her nasty tweets to dencia,attention seking method and the way she replies people on twitter is kidda annoying.(in case you missed her tweets click here) .i expects her to be happy she was crowned MPB cry baby of the week.#okbye..*no personal differences,contact me for photo design.lolssss*
The yori yori crooners has premiered the music video for Bracket‘s latest hit track – Mama Africa. it was directed by Matt Max and features cameos by Flavour and Dammy Krane,showing you thier dancing skills .ENJOY!
Earlier this week 9ice tweeted that he was quitting music ,if you missed it (click here) , but in a new chat with HipHopWorld Magazine , he said he was leaving music for
politics cause he believes he has achieved all there is to be achieved in
And he is ready to move on.
I’m leaving music, I need to go into something more challenging. Music
is no longer competitive for me, I’ve done all that needs to be done in
music”, he said (he will surely be missed)
Barber Azeez Solanke The
Lagos State Police Command has commenced investigation into the murder
of a 39-year-old barber, Azeez Solanke, who was allegedly stabbed to
death by one Segun Daniel in the Ojo area of Lagos State, on Thursday
last week. The deceased was stabbed to death following an argument over