Thursday, January 18

Nigerian man and his Thai wife arrested for cocaine peddling in Bangkok

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A Nigerian man and his Thai wife were arrested after 130 grammes of cocaine valued at around 400,000 baht were discovered during a raid in Bangkok on Monday night.

The suspects were identified as Emeka Edwin Udeze, a 40-year-old Nigerian national, and his wife, Naruechon Soonthornkaran, aka “Beam”, 49, police said yesterday. Mr Udeze was apprehended at his home.

Two men charged with fatal stabbing of Nigerian-British model Harry Uzoka

Two men in London have been arrested for the stabbing of 25-year-old model Harry Uzoka, according to Guardian reports.

24-year-old George Koh, and 23-year-old Jonathan Okigbo have been charged to court for the murder of the model.

Amber Rose set for breast reduction surgery, shares 'last video' of her bigger boobs

Amber Rose may have just shared the last video of her bigger boobs as she gets ready for her breast reduction surgery today.

The model and mother of one shared a video with her plastic surgeon, Dr. Garth Fisher, where she explained how she was excited and ready to carry on with the procedure.

Paul Pogba shows off new £250,000 Rolls Royce Wraith at his Cheshire mansion

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Manchester United striker, Paul Pogba is about to be usurped by Alexis Sanchez as the club's top earner, but that has not stopped him from flashing his cash with a new £250,000 Rolls Royce Wraith.

The 24-year-old was pictured driving to training at United's Carrington centre in the luxury black motor as he joins team-mate Romelu Lukaku who has a Rolls Royce Ghost.   

Mercy Aigbe seen with a gun as she rocks Police uniform in new photos

Nollywood actress, director and businesswoman, Mercy Aigbe, who is best known for her Yoruba language movies, has taken to her Instagram page to update her fans on her latest role for an upcoming movie.

The pretty screen goddess posted some photos where she was captured in full Nigerian Police uniform with a gun and captioned it; “In the line of Duty….. Meet Officer Dolapo in the movie ALABI THE TERROR produced and directed by @segunogungbefilms.”

Big Brother Naija announces return of ex-housemates

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Organizers of Big Brother Naija reality show has announced return of ex-housemates.

This was disclosed in a statement by the host of BBN Ebuka Obi-Uchendu’s on his social media page. Ebuka said the ex housemates will be back on a show to run from January 22nd to Saturday, January 27th on DStv channel 198 and GOtv channel 29.

Wednesday, January 17

Kim and Kanye reject multi-millions of offers to sell first photos of their new baby, say it's immoral

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have been offered multi-million dollar deals to provide first photos of their new baby and they have rejected all of them. According to TMZ.

The couple welcomed their third child, a baby girl via surrogate yesterday, and they say selling photos of the newborn baby would violate their morals.

Tuesday, January 16

How to prevent yourself from heart attack

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Even if you think you’re fairly healthy, you can drop dead of a heart attack at any time if you don’t know how to prevent heart attacks.

“I’m not about faking unity for the sake of hype” – Cassper Nyovest speaks on relationship with AKA on The Morning Rush | WATCH VIDEO

South African's top hip-hop star, Cassper Nyovest is currently in Lagos since his appearance at the Soundcity MVP Awards last week. The rapper stopped by the Beat FM studio to discuss with Maria Okanrede & Olisa Adibua on “The Morning Rush” show.

Nigerian goverment summons US Envoy over Trump’s ‘shithole remarks’

Nigeria’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Monday, summoned the Deputy Chief of Mission, United States Embassy in Abuja, David Young, over the alleged racist remarks made by President Donald Trump.

Trump, speaking during a bipartisan Oval Office meeting on immigration reforms last week, described African nations as ‘shithole countries’.

I may run for president in 2019 – Donald Duke

Donald Duke, former governor of Cross River State, has hinted on his plans to take part in the presidential race come 2019.

The only condition to kick-start the process would be what he described as the right circumstances, according to him.

Genevieve name has also been removed from ‘Avengers’ cast list

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Nollywood star actress, Genevieve Nnaji who replaced Funke Akindele on cast list of upcoming superhero movie, ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ has been removed.

It was reported by multiple news outlets that Akindele’s name was published on popular movie review website, IMDB, where it revealed she will act alongside international movie stars, Robert Downey Jr and Chris Hemsworth, in Marvel Studios’ ‘Avengers: Infinity Wars’.

Monday, January 15

I started raping children after my girlfriend left me - 20-year old suspect reveals

A man identified as Abdullateef Ibrahim, 20, has been arrested by The Niger State Police Command for allegedly raping a five- year - old girl. Ibrahim confessed to the crime during interrogation. He also pleaded for forgiveness, saying he started raping children after his girlfriend left him. According to Punchng.

Funke Akindele-Bello has been replaced with Genevieve Nnaji on the cast list “Avengers: Infinity War”

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Nigerian top actress Genevieve Nnaji has replaced Funke Akindele-Bello on the cast list for upcoming Hollywood superhero film “Avengers: Infinity War”.

Friday, January 12

Chrissy Teigen slams Seal for calling out Oprah Winfrey

Chrissy Teigen jumped to Oprah Winfrey‘s defense when Seal denounced the media mogul in a meme shared over Instagram.

Comedienne & Talk show host, Ellen DeGeneres loses dad

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Comedienne and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres is mourning the death of her father.

Elliott DeGeneres passed away earlier this week, and his daughter revealed the news of his passing during her show on Thursday.

Singer Kelly Clarkson sees nothing wrong with spanking her kids

American singer Kelly Clarkson has revealed that she smacks her three-year-old daughter if she misbehaves and says she finds nothing wrong in doing so.

The mother-of-two revealed this in an interview with New York’s 88.9 The Buzz radio station. The American Idol star explained that her parents did same with her and she turned out just fine.

Trump cancels UK visit because 'Obama sold old US Embassy for Peanuts'

U.S. President Donald Trump canceled a visit to London scheduled for early this year, saying he was disappointed with the “Obama administration having sold” the U.S. embassy in the British capital.

“(The) Reason I canceled my trip to London is that I am not a big fan of the Obama Administration having sold perhaps the best located and finest embassy in London for “peanuts,” only to build a new one in an off location for 1.2 billion dollars. Bad deal. Wanted me to cut ribbon-NO!,” Trump said in a tweet late on Thursday.

Journalist says Boko Haram holding 1 soldier captive

Journalist Ahmad Salkida has reported that insurgents Boko Haram are currently holding a soldier captive.

Salkida in a series of tweets reported that a source claims that Boko Haram has not suffered defeat in the ongoing war at its stronghold in Lake Chad.

Dangote remains Africa’s richest man with $12.2 billion

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President of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote remains Africa’s richest with a net worth of $12.2billion, according to Forbes report.

This is an increase of $100 million from his worth when the assessment was done by the influential magazine last year. Dangote is the continental richest for the seventh year in a row.