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25 Year Old Ayo Wins MTN’s Project Fame

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Twenty-five year old Ayobami Ayoola has emerged the star prize winner of MTN sponsored Project Fame West Africa (season five), smiling home with a brand new Toyota Rav.4, N2.5 million and a mouth-watering one year recording contract. The grand finale show was held last night at Ultima Studios, Admiralty Way, Lekki, Lagos .

Out of the seven contestants who made it to the grand finale of the music competition, Ayo emerged winner on Saturday, having gotten the highest number of votes from viewers, both within Nigeria and the whole of West Africa.

Man Who Travelled From London To Nigeria By Road

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Dr. Newton Jibunoh is a man of many parts. An arts enthusiast and environmental activist, the 74-year-old founder of Didi Museum and Fight Against Desert Encroachment, a Non-Governmental Organisation, wears his passion like a badge.

Surrounded by art in different forms at Didi Museum, venue for the hour-long chat, the former chairman of Costain West Africa, speaks animatedly about his interests that have since become his identity.

Foods That Affect Your Sex Life

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You are what you eat, they say. When it comes to sex, therefore, you invariably sex what you eat! It’s that simple. Truth is, what you eat affects every part of your being, your ability to become aroused, achieve orgasm and feel sexually satisfied.
This is why we have decided to share, with blessings from several experts, those foods that may be killing your sex life. Here they are:
Fried foods and chips. Love those tantalizing bacon cheeseburgers? Well, go easy on them because the saturated fats contained in most cheeses and fatty meats will possibly, over time, clogs your arteries. But you already knew that, didn’t you? I am not sure if you knew that first arteries usually affected are the penal and vaginal arteries? They are small, which means they quickly collect plaque — so even if you’re still looking svelte despite your close personal relationship with the pastries, your sex life might be suffering.

10 Ways To Build Self Confidence

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Success is not only the Achievement of our Personal set Goals, but is Who You Are. Success is also the ability to achieve God's Goals for your Life.
Therefore, success comes from the heart, because it is who you are (As a man thinks in his heart so is he).
To do what you have never done before, you have to become who you have never been before. Old belief need to die give way to new ones.

2 Mysterious Objects Flying In The Sky [VIDEO]

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Two mysterious and identical Unidentified Flying Objects (UFOs) almost 1,000 miles apart have been observed on Google Maps – raising questions as to what they are and how they were photographed there in the first place.
The red orb-like shapes are visible to all users of the application online at Jacksonville in Texas and at the Sky City Casino Hotel on 32 Indian Service Route 30, Acoma Pueblo in New Mexico.

Understanding Your Uniqueness (Part 3) - Pastor Faith Oyedepo

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Dear Reader,
Glory greetings to you again this week, in Jesus’ name. Three weeks ago, I taught on the creation of the male and female genders. Two weeks ago, I taught on the male gender’s differences and last week, I enlightened you on the female gender’s differences.
This week, I dare to edify the women reader of this article on Your Uniqueness As A Woman!

‘Iyanya Is A Very Special Person To Me’ – Actress, Yvonne Nelson

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She cut her teeth recently as a movie producer but Yvonne Nelson does not think that the Ghanaian movie industry has been too fair to her. With seven years as an actress on the tow, and through the dark days of controversy to being the highest paid actress in Ghana. She talks movies, career, fashion and relationships in this interview.
Is Single and Married your first production?
No, this is my second outing as a producer. The first one is not out yet. I produced that last year with Majid Michel. We haven’t premiered that yet. We decided to premiere Single and Married first. My first production is titled The Price.

Nigeria’s First Lady Battling Parkinson's Disease

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Nigeria’s First Lady, Patience Jonathan, is battling an onset of Parkinson’s disease that has complicated her recovery from a surgical procedure in Germany, several reliable sources have disclosed to SaharaReporters.
SaharaReporters broke the news that Mrs. Jonathan was flown to a hospital in Wiesbaden, Germany close to a month ago to undergo emergency treatment after a botched procedure in Dubai.

Tips for a healthy heart

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"One World, One Home, One Heart" (World Heart Day- 29th September)

1. Avoid smoking: Smoking reduces life expectancy by 15-25 years. If you are a smoker, you are twice more likely to have a heart attack than a non-smoker. The moment you stop smoking, the risk of heart attack begins to reduce.
2. Cut down on salt: Too much salt can cause high blood pressure, which increases the risk of developing coronary heart disease.

World’s Top 10 Richest Women

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Often women are not considered as competitive as men are in many fields. But today’s women have proven their worth beyond anyone’s expectations. They have entered every field and have conquered it in a better way.

Here is a list of the world’s richest women, which include mostly businesswomen, who either inherited the fortune from their fathers or got it after their husbands’ deaths. 
They are into philanthropy and other investment endeavours. Following is the list of the world’s Top 10 richest women released in March 2012.
1. Christy Walton

“Men Are Scared Of Asking Me Out” - Big Brother Africa’ 2011, Karen Igho

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Co-winner of the sixth season of Africa’s biggest reality competition ‘Big Brother Africa’ 2011, Karen Igho has challenged men to approach her; she said she is certainly not a hard knot to crack when it comes to falling in love.
"I'm a woman who desires to be loved and wooed by the opposite sex. Men are supposed to woo me. I’m a woman and I’m very soft. They shouldn’t be scared of asking me out. I want a decent man, and not any kind of man,”the Edo State born entertainer said

“I’m Back With My Pregnant Girlfriend” – Manchester City Striker, Mario Balotellli

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Manchester City striker, Mario Balotellli has announced he was rekindling his relationship with his former girlfriend, pregnant model Raffaella Fico.
Their bitter break-up was played out in the press this summer, but it seems that Italian footballer has changed his mind and taken back the catwalk model.

3 Important Characters When Choosing A Partner

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True love
People look out for different things when choosing who to date. Luckinson Akpos writes on three important traits to look out, whether you are male or female.
We may all be guilty of being superficial when it comes to choosing a partner. The physical characteristics and sense of humour of a person can often be enough for us to start dating them. However, jagged rocks may await your love ship if you navigate mainly on this course.

Nicki Minaj Gave Lil Wayne A Surprise Gift On His Birthday

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Nicki Minaj got one of the craziest awesome gift for Lil Wayne on his 30th birthday.
Guess what the gift is a tiny 3-wheeled $70,000 sports car called Campagna T-Rex 14R -- a two-seater motorcycle-car hybrid that's ultra-lightweight at 1,040 pounds ... and FAST, reaching speeds of 150mph.
The car-thing was delivered to Wayne at his giant 30th birthday bash in Hollywood last night See The Picture Of The Gift Below:

Photo Of A Giant Sea Turtle Captured In Lagos

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5 Tips To Know A Cheating Partner On Facebook

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1. He/she will be calling you sweet names in your inbox but in your wall he will be calling you *dear*or your name.
2. If you comment on his photo he will only say (thank you dear) to avoid his other lovers suspecting him.

Man (Latunde Alade) Claims To Find Cure For Sickle Cell

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Sicklers go through a lot of pains. When they are in crisis, they cut a pitiable picture. Even their handlers share in their pains because they evoke emotions.

Now, there is hope of local remedy for their ailment. These remedies are from a 20-year research conducted by a septua-general Raymond ‘Latunde Alade, a former Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR), Yaba, Lagos worker and a lecturer at Regina Mundi Catholic Church, Mushin on health programmes.

18 Ships Arrive Lagos With Fuel

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Eighteen ships are waiting to berth and discharge petroleum products at various oil terminals within the Lagos ports, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) said on Thursday.
The Shipping Position, a daily publication of the NPA, stated that 13 ships were laden with petrol.

Apple CEO Apologizes For Maps Flaws, Recommends Bing And Other Alternatives

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Apple CEO Tim Cook admits that the company lost its way with the new Maps app it brought out with iOS 6. And he has issued a public apology.
"At Apple, we strive to make world-class products that deliver the best experience possible to our customers." Cook wrote in a letter to customers posted on the company's website. "With the launch of our new Maps last week, we fell short on this commitment. We are extremely sorry for the frustration this has caused our customers and we are doing everything we can to make Maps better."

“Hitting a Woman Doesn’t Make You a Man, It Makes You an Animal” – Peter Okoye of Psquare

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There is no better way to put it! At least we can be rest assured that not all our celebrities are women hitters and monsters at home.
Perhaps Peter Okoye of Psquare was moved by the travails of Singer, Zaaki Azzay’s wife and WWTBAM Host, Frank Edoho’s wife that he decided to bare his mind on twitter about domestic violence.

Man Who Saw Many People In Hell And Met Jesus Christ For 23 Minutes [Video]

Bill Wiese, a real estate broker who had an out of body experience in which he saw demons, fire and many people in hell and was taken out of hell by Jesus Christ has come open to narrate his experience.
According to him, he doesn't watch horror movie or any demonic movie; it’s just a vivid vision that baffles him.

Chelsea And Super Eagles Forward, Victor Moses Welcomes Bouncing Baby Boy

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Chelsea and Super Eagles forward, Victor Moses, is now a proud father. The 21-year-old took to social media to announce the birth of his new son.
“Really proud to annouce I’m now a dad! Brentley Moses born this morning 3.960kg all healthy thank God! fanx for your support,” his tweet read.

First Pilot Female Without Arms Licensed To Fly

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Jessica Cox suffered a rare birth defect and was born without arms. And yet, she has a great spirit.
The psychology graduate can write, type, drive a car, brush her hair and talk on her phone simply using her feet.
See more photos below:

Pagani Huayra Hi-Tech Car

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The Pagani Huayra is an Italian mid-engined sports car produced by Pagani. Succeeding the company's previous offering, the Zonda, it will cost £850,000[1] ($1,150,000) when it goes on sale in 2013.

Mega Church Built By Davido's Billionaire Father

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Davido's father, Adedeji Adeleke, just built a mega church behind his company, Pacific Holdings, in Ikeja, Lagos. 

Is Charly Boy leaving Nigerian Idol?

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The third season of Nigerian Idol is about to begin and I hear one of the judges from last season, Charly Boy, might not be returning as a judge. I have no idea what's really going on between the Area Fada and the Idol producers but I know for sure that his name has so far not been included to the panel judges for this season. But there's no final list yet so I hope they resolve their issues (probably money wahala) and bring him back for this season.

Aerial View Images Of Flooding Around River Niger

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The images were released by the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, and shows the extent of the flooding in the city caused by the overflowing River Niger, which is virtually cutting off the Northern part of the country from the South. A lot of small villages in Lokoja and Kogi will soon be wiped out if nothing is done soon. The flooding has left many dead, thousands homeless, and movement from one place to the other impossible.
The flooding started about two weeks ago after Cameroon released water from the Lagdo Dam. The minister of works said that the level of water seen in the past two weeks has not been seen in the last 100 years.
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Pictures Of Prince William Dancing Azonto

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It seems Ghana’s Azonto dance may have received a royal approval in the UK as Hello Magazine recently published photos of Prince William dancing azonto dance. Festive fun was the order of the day as Prince William showed his wife the work of Centre point – a homeless charity introduced to him by his mother.

Nollywood: Top 10 High Earning Nigerian Actresses

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Below is a list of the Richest Nollywood actresses, this involves earnings from endorsements, and other businesses they have been involved in during the past years.
1) Kate Henshaw-Nuttall –67 Million Naira By 2006, she had earned N10 million and the following year, she reached N12 million. The warm and beautiful star is also a model, a former Glo Ambassador, and face of Onga (brand from Promasidor) and has since earned a whopping N20 million between 2008 and 2010.

Mobile Phones Contain More Germs Than A Toilet Seat - Study

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Researchers have discovered that mobile phone carry more bacteria than you will find in a toilet.
The research test shows that there was up to 10 times the amount of bugs which can cause nausea and stomach problems than were present in a lavatory.

The World Top 10 Supercomputers

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The Top500 list of the world’s top supercomputer has just been released and surprisingly, a system from the United States sits top of the rankings.

The Top500 list is released twice a year with the systems ranked based on the Linpack bench mark. The last list was released back in November 2011 and at that time it was Japan’s K Computer that was regarded as the most powerful in the world.
1. Sequoia

Pastor E.A. Adeboye Asks For Inclusion Of Religious Leaders In Mid-East Peace Talks At US Congress

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Pastor E.A. Adeboye, the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, has now taken his quest for the inclusion of religious leaders in the Mideast peace process to the US Congress, where alongside other religious leaders a call has been made to widen the scope of the peace talks, Empowered Newswire reports.
"It is time for the voice of religious leaders to be heard in the international arena together with the voice of academics and parliamentarians," he says at a US Capitol meeting during the week, attended by at least two US Senators: Mike Lee, Republican from Utah, Dean Heller, Republican from Nevada, and a US Congressman Louie Gohmert, from Texas.

SONY Bracelet Computer

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Developed to be worn as a bracelet, this computer concept is constructed out of a flexible OLED touchscreen.

Nollywood Actress, Omotola Responds To Her Husband's Sack Rumor

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Popular nollywood actress Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde has responded to a story that has been circulating claiming that her husband was sacked by Air Nigeria and seriously searching for a new job.

Rescued Giant Sea Turtle Released

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A giant sea turtle that has been described as "like a swimming dinosaur" has been released back into the waters this weekend after it was rescued from a mud flat near the tip of Cape Cod, according to New England Aquarium officials.
The 7-foot-long, 655-pound black male leatherback turtle, an endangered species, was treated with "drugs to stabilize its blood values and oxygen levels," The Associated Press reported.

‘I Think Tonto Dike Is A Good Person’ – Nollywood Actress, Bimbo Akintola

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Nollywood actress, Bimbo Akintola has bared her mind about her colleague, Tonto Dike one of Nollywood’s most controversial actresses.
The University of Ibadan graduate mentioned this while responding to allegations that she’s not friendly with her colleagues.

The Child And The Vulture

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The photo is the “Pulitzer Prize” winning photo taken in 1994 during the Sudan Famine.
The picture depicts stricken child crawling towards a United Nations food camp, located a kilometer away.

3 Tips To A Successful Marriage - Nollywood Actress, Foluke Daramola

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1. Olympic Spirit Olympic spirit is the spirit of competition. It has crept into many marriages where couples who are supposed to work as partners are working as rivals. Lovers now work as foes. They compete about building their own houses, buying cars and about winning the love of their children.
Solution: You are partners, don’t compete. You are lovers, don’t fight. You are companions, work in unity. Don’t ever see each other as competitors but as companions.

Breaking News: John Terry Retires From International Football

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John Terry has this evening (Sunday) announced his retirement from international football.
This was a personal and difficult decision for John to take as playing for and captaining his country was a boyhood dream.

Pastor E.A. Adeboye Exposes 18 Fake Facebook Pages

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Pastor E.A. Adeboye, the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) has exposed the fake Facebook profiles cloning his own original profile.

It has come to my attention that several parties and individuals have created several Facebook pages, with my name, in order to make the public believe I am directly connected to or associated with them. The only official Facebook page associated with me and my office is, http://www.facebook.com/pastoradeboye. All others have been created without my authorization.

17 Year Old Liverpool Player, Sterling, Is A Father Of Three Kids From Two Different Women

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Wednesday, September 19, 2012 - Liverpool’s teenage sensation, Raheem Sterling‘s girlfriend has just given birth – his third child from two different women.
According to the The Sun, the 17-year old also has a two-month-old daughter called Melody Rose.

Kuwaiti Royal Prince: Abdullah Al-Sabah Declared His Faith In Jesus Christ

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In an audio file posted on a Christian satellite TV channel, prince Abdullah al-Sabah declared his faith in Jesus Christ. Muslims have attacked him saying “he isn’t a member of the royal family”
According to reports, a Kuwaiti royal prince has become a follower of Jesus Christ. In an audio file posted with his name, he affirms that if he is killed because of a recording he made where he talks about his conversion, he firmly believes that he will meet Jesus Christ face-to-face. The news comes from Middle Eastern sources which state that al-Haqiqa – a Christian satellite TV channel in Arabic that transmits Christian religious programmes – broadcast an audio file attributed to the Kuwaiti prince, identified as Abdullah al-Sabah. The al-Sabahs are the royal family of Kuwait, a country rich in oil. The name Abdullah (servant of God) frequently appears in the Emir’s family tree.

Nigerian Women Are The Most Unfaithful In The World

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Nigerian women are in the eye of the storm again with regards to infidelity, Brimtime observed. A survey conducted by condom manufacturer, Durex, in which 29,000 people in 36 countries were interviewed has ranked Nigerian women as the most unfaithful in the world.
According to the survey, Thailand men are the most unfaithful in the world, with 54 percent of them admitting to cheating on their spouses. South Korea came in second with 34 percent, while Malaysia ranked number three with 33 percent.

Discovery: 2 Million-Year-Old Skeleton Found In Cradle Of Humankind

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South African scientists claim to have uncovered the most complete skeleton yet of an ancient relative of man, hidden in a rock excavated from an archaeological site three years ago.
The remains of a juvenile hominid skeleton, of the newly identified Australopithecus (southern ape) sediba species, are the “most complete early human ancestor skeleton ever discovered”, University of Witwatersrand palaeontologist Lee Berger said.

“Severe Headaches Caused By Taking Too Many Painkillers” - Doctor

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Up to a million people in the UK have “completely preventable” severe headaches caused by taking too many painkillers, doctors have said.
They said some were trapped in a “vicious cycle” of taking pain relief, which then caused even more headaches.

Nollywood Actress Halima Abubakar Impersonates Nikki Minaj

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Nollywood Actress Halima Abubakar Impersonates Nikki Minaj in Photoshoot.

A Touching Story - Pastor E.A. Adeboye

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In 1956, while living with my uncle, we had our fair share of poverty. He was poor but I was poorer. We mutually shared whatever we had. 
One day, we were very hungry and there was no food in sight. Then all of a sudden a young girl approached us and said her sister asked her to give us the food she was carrying -pounded yam with vegetable soup and chicken.

‘Gangnam Style Video’ Is The New Guinness World Record For “Most Likes On Youtube”

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Winning the hearts of South Koreans and Americans alike, the insanely viral song is now the Most Liked YouTube video of our time.
No horsing around for the world’s latest viral sensation. “Gangnam Style,” the mega-catchy pop tune by South Korean rapper Psy, has set a new Guinness World Record for “Most Likes On YouTube” with a whopping 2,141,758 likes and counting, reports Mashable. Time to break out the horse riding dance in celebration?

The Floating Bregenz Festival In Austria

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The Seebühne, a massive floating stage on Lake Constance, is the centerpiece of the annual Bregenz Festival in Austria. The stage hosts elaborate opera productions that are famous for their extraordinary set designs, for audiences of up to 7000. 

Actress, Stephanie Okereke-Linus Shares Tips On Getting The Right Woman

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Ok! I’m jumping into the pool with this one. LOL! Since the blog started and people are getting a hang of what our focus-on-content is all about, we’ve been getting loads of emails on this-and-that. So I’ll take it one by one. Men have been asking: “how do I get a good woman?” Here are 5 tips that can help…
1. Get a job: A busy man is a very attracted kind. When you have a job it gives you a certain kind of confidence that completes your masculinity. As a man, you want to be in control, and financial strength gives you the ability to be in charge. Women do not take jobless men seriously; and having a job doesn’t necessarily mean you are locked up in an office, you could run your own business – no matter how small initially as long as there are prospects of growth, and a healthy sense of ambition.

Tube That Purifies Water

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An icon of humanitarian product design – is a small tube that houses some pretty impressive engineering.