Showing posts from March, 2013

Nigeria Ranked 9th As The Most Visited Country In Africa

Despite threats of terrorism in Northern Nigeria and kidnapping of locals and foreigners, Nigeria is the ninth most visited country by foreigners in Africa.

With 1.4 million arrivals, according to findmehotels., Nigeria is also the leading destination of foreigners in West Africa and is more favoured by usual tourist destinations such as Kenya and Namibia.

Joel Brinkley Says, Nigeria Is The Most Corrupt Nation On Earth! Do You Agree?

Read his article below:

Just outside President Goodluck Jonathan's office sat 17 ambulances, just in case he or one of his aides fell ill. They were seldom if ever used.

No actual health-care facility nationwide had as many, and in fact a few still have none at all. But as soon as a Nigerian newspaper took a photo of the ambulances and published a story about them, they suddenly disappeared -- probably to an underground garage.

Jonathan is president of Nigeria, which should be among the world's most prosperous nations. After all, it produces an estimated 2.4 million barrels of oil each and every day. With oil now selling at $93.61 a barrel, that's $224 million in income daily. And yet many hospitals can't afford to buy an ambulance. The reason, in my view: Nigeria is the most corrupt nation on earth.

Olusegun Obasanjo Was A Bad Leader – Femi Kuti

Why did your father choose a controversial lifestyle? 

It was because he was too honest about his way of life. He liked women and he did not hide it. He liked to smoke marijuana and he did it in the open. Many people like women but they do it secretly. There are so many brothels all around the world but Fela never patronised them, many people go there to pay for sex. 

You will be shocked to know the number of people that smoke marijuana in Nigeria and all over the world. I hope you know that some countries are legalising the smoking of marijuana now. He was truthful about his way of life while many of us are hypocritical about ours. Many people were envious that he was too honest and bold and that was why there were so many controversies about his life. 

Mikel Obi Says, 'It' Very Difficult To Find A Wife'

On his marriage dilemma, the Chelsea midfielder told sports journalist, Kayode Tijani that finding a wife is so so difficult that he's leaving it to God.

Mikel said...
I know, normal people don’t go through what I am going through now when it concerns finding a Wife to marry, normal people don’t at all. Believe me it’s so so difficult, very difficult, it’s so so difficult you just have to leave it to God.

AY And Ghanian Actress Juliet Ibrahim Play Kim Kardashian And Kanye West

In anticipation of his forthcoming comedy show, comedian AY and Ghanian actress Juliet Ibrahim have just pieced together another hilarious skit.

In this particular skit, they both play American celebrity couple: music artiste and producer, Kanye West and his partner, Kim Kardashian.

First Lady, Patience Jonathan flown abroad for treatment

There are indications that the wife of President Goodluck Jonathan, Patience, has been flown abroad for medical treatment in an undisclosed German hospital.

Unconfirmed reports had it that the First Lady’s health might have relapsed, thereby necessitating her going abroad to receive fresh medical attention.

Tuface And Annie Dubai Wedding [Video]

PDP Secret Plans Revealed; Jonathan, Governors To Run Unopposed

The Peoples Democratic Party is discreetly planning a consensus arrangement that is likely to see President Goodluck Jonathan emerging as its sole aspirant in the presidential primaries for the 2015 election.

The arrangement will also favour first term governors, who are likely to run unopposed in the party’s primaries.

Nigeria’s First Astronaut To Emerge 2015

Nigeria’s First Astronaut  - The National Space Research and Development Agency, NASRDA, yesterday, said it will produce the first Nigerian astronaut in 2015.

Director General of the agency, Dr. Seidu Mohammed who disclosed this at the 2013 national space dialogue and media conference, said the plan was part of the agency’s 25 years roadmap for space and technology development in Nigeria.

Six Ways To Know A Player On Facebook

1. He/she will be calling you sweet names in your inbox…but on your wall he/she calls you “dear” or your name…
2. If you comment on his/her photo…he/ she will only say “thanks dear”to avoid his other lovers from suspecting him.

Photos; Good Friday In Philippines As Dozens Are Nailed To Crosses

Dozens of penitents were nailed to crosses in the Philippines on Friday in an annual re-enactment of the suffering and death of Jesus Christ.

Hundreds more whipped their backs bloody as penance or thanksgiving throughout the predominantly Catholic country on Good Friday, which marks the day Jesus died on the cross.

Rock’s Grandfather Was a Bond Villain

You probably know that actor Dwayne Johnson is also professional wrestler The Rock, the reigning WWE champ. You may even know that The Rock comes from a long line of professional wrestlers. But did you know that Johnson's grandfather, "High Chief" Peter Maivia, was not only a championship wrestler, but also a Bond Villain?

Most folks remember "You Only Live Twice" (1967) as the Bond film with the ninjas, or maybe the one where Blofeld (Dr. Evil's inspiration) first shows his scarred face, or even the one where Sean Connery throws political correctness to the wind while posing as a Japanese fisherman. But The Rock remembers "You Only Live Twice" first and foremost because his grandfather goes toe-to-toe with Bond.

Cow Delivers Quadruplets In Jigawa

Dutse – A five year-old cow has given birth to quadruplets in a mysterious circumstance in Dutse, Jigawa.

The delivery of the quadruplets came barely 12 months after the same cow gave birth to twin calves.

The delivery, which is extraordinary in the gestation circle of cattle, occurred some few days ago at Disina village in Dutse Local Government of the state.

World Most Expensive Dress Valued At $17.7 Million

The dazzling dress is encrusted with 2000 stones in total including the star of the show: the world's rarest and most expensive red diamond.

The Abaya created by British designer Debbie Wingham may be attracting masses of attention because of its £11.7m price tag.

Funny Pictures OF Obama

Cute and cool photos of President Barack Obama

Deputy Governor Of Imo State Impeached

After a protracted legal tussle, embattled Deputy Governor of Imo State, Jude Agbaso, has finally been impeached.

Only one out of the 26 State legislators, was not in favour of the impeachment.

Pope Washes Feet Of Young Detainees

ROME – Since he was elected leader of the Roman Catholic Church, Pope Francis has proved many times over that he wants to break away from clerical privilege, come down from St. Peter’s throne and act as a humble servant of the faithful.

And on Holy Thursday he reinforced the idea that he will champion social outcasts and the poor by washing the feet of a dozen young inmates in a juvenile detention center.

How Basketmouth Bought His Customised Opel Insignia Car

Stand-up comedian, Bright Okpocha also known as Basketmouth, in February, acquired a 2013 Opel Insignia car – reported to be the first on the continent.

In an interview, Basketmouth narrates how he came to be the proud owner of the customized automobile.

True Confession: How I Started Having Sex With My Father-In-Law

I wish I could turn back the hands of time and I wish I had never met my husband's father. This man has ruined my life because I can't get enough of his "joystick".
I know some of you are starting to think that I'm this evil person who doesn't have a heart. To tell you the truth I love my husband with all my heart but since I started sleeping with his father I can't get enough of him.

Tips You Didn't Know About Breasts

They're always hanging around -- but most of us rarely give them a second thought. A science journalist exposes the impressive, eye-popping facts about breastsand breast health.

Human breasts are different from all the other breasts on the planet.

Humans are the only mammals to have breasts that develop in puberty and then remain permanently enlarged, says Florence Williams, the author of Breasts: A Natural and Unnatural History. Other female primates have them when necessary (i.e., their mammary glands grow during lactation and deflate after weaning). Ours, fleshy and fatty, "stick around regardless of our reproductive status," she says.

Unexpected Photo Of Michael Jackson

What do you think?

Hip-Hop's Wealthiest Artists 2013

1. Diddy - $580 million: The bulk of the Bad Boy Records founder’s wealth comes from non-musical ventures, namely his deal with Diageo’s Ciroc. The agreement entitles him to eight-figure annual payouts and a nine-figure windfall if the brand is ever sold—and Ciroc’s value has never been higher

2. Jay Z - $475 million: He’s still rolling in cash from megadeals like his $204 million Rocawear sale in 2007 and his $150 million pact with Live Nation the following year. He continues to hold stakes in Roc Nation, Carol’s Daughter, the Brooklyn Nets and, more significantly, the Barclays Center itself, while adding new partnerships with the likes of Duracell, Budweiser and Bacardi’s D’ussé Cognac

Angelina Jolie And Brad Pitt - We're Not Married

Angelina Jolie has just made it crystal clear ... she and Brad Pitt did NOT secretly get married.

You'll recall, Angelina swapped out her $500,000 diamond engagement ring for a simple gold band during a recent humanitarian trip to the Congo ... probably so it wouldn't get lost or stolen ... but that didn't stop everyone from speculating that she and Brad had wed on the DL.

Eko Hotel Hall Is Too Hot For My Skin – Actress, Omotola

Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde, for those who witnessed the recently held Maiden edition of the Africa Magic Viewer’s Choice Awards at the Convention Centre of Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos, would have noticed that she was not too comfortable.

Well, nigeriafilms has just discovered the reasons for her discomposure. In a recent interview, Omosexy, as she is fondly called said, she was meant to change her dressing like three times but because of the hotness, the heat in the convention centre, she had to change earlier so as to be fit.

Nigeria To Begin Vaccine Production — NAFDAC

THE Director- General of National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, Dr. Paul Orhii, yesterday, said the country was set to begin local production of routine immunisation vaccines for tuberculosis, hepatitis B, diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis/whooping cough (DPT), polio, measles and yellow fever.

At present, Nigeria depends 100 per cent on United Nation Children’s Fund, UNICEF, for vaccine supplies, which according to the Federal Ministry of Health, stands at over N648 billion ($4 billion) annually.

Brazilian Model Breastfeeds A Calf In A Zoo [Photos]

Brazilian model Sabrina Almedia " Boing Boing" who is also the lookalike of Pamela Anderson posted some Breastfeeding photos on Instagram to 17000 followers. A self-described animal lover, Boing Boing made headlines last week when she was photographed breastfeeding a calf.

Kim Kardashian Finally Reacts To Tweet About Calling Nigerian Women Apes

US reality show and porn movie star, Kim Kardashian reportedly tweeted about her recent visit to Nigeria that “Nigeria is such a disgusting country.

''I couldn’t wait to leave. lol Scott said their women look like apes, and I agree.”

Apparently she has finally decided to speak out, saying the alleged tweet was not from her twitter handle,  that it was probably framed and that she would never post a tweet like that about Nigeria.

Two Ladies Arraigned For Cutting A Teenage Girl With Razor Blade

Two women – Temitope Abigeal and Temitope Remi – have been arraigned before a Chief Magistrate’s Court in Ebute Meta on a three count of conspiracy, assault and grievous harm.

Abigeal (26) and Remi (28), choristers at a Cherubim and Seraphim church at Progressive Road, Ebute Meta, were alleged to have assaulted Hannah Okurabe (18) with razor blades at Abule Nla junction, a few metres away from the church.

Kim Kardashian Call Nigeria Women Ape On Twitter

Check out her tweet above.

It appears that Nigerians will not be forgetting reality TV star, Kim Kardashian’s recent visit to Africa’s most populous country any time soon. From disagreements on her appearance fee to the relevance, she reportedly didn’t stay more than 45 minutes in the country where she was billed to host Darey Art Alade’s show, Love Like A Movie.

Soon after the event, reports went viral on the internet that Kim Kardashian was paid the sum of $500,000 to appear in Nigeria for less than an hour.

Facebook Deceit: 104-Year-Old Woman Lies About Age

Marguerite Joseph, the 104-year-old woman who had to lie about her age on Facebook might be old but not too old to shake up Facebook’s powerful CEO Mark Zuckerberg. Will Mark Zuckerberg succeed in allowing Facebook users to “Search for people, places and things” without any age limit or will Marguerite Joseph have to continue to lie about her age and stay the forever 99-year-old Facebook user? The heat is on.

As of Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013, neither Facebook officials nor Mark Zuckerberg have been able to meet the 104-year-old woman’s challenge according to a Feb. 20, 2013, Daily News report.

Lesbian Girls Expelled From Secondary School

A Lagos secondary school principal has stand her ground that the expelled Lesbian students will not be re-admitted back to her school, after every step to rehabilitate them failed.

“I received a note listing some girls as suspected lesbians who also planned to burn down the school on December 10th, we embarked on investigations to unearth the truth,” said the principal of the school, while disclosing that those who confessed were forgiven, counseled and readmitted.

Sandra Okagbue Denies She Is About To Wed Mikel Obi

Sandra Okagbue has come out to state that she is not about to tie the knots with Super Eagles midfielder, John Mikel Obi.

The stunning model, was this week rumoured to be preparing for her marriage to the Chelsea player, but the Onitsha indigene, says there is nothing in those reports.

U.N. Study Shows That More People Have Cell Phones Than Toilets

On the eve of World Water Day last week, the United Nations offered a sobering statistic: according to its recent study, more people on Earth have access to cell phones than toilets.

Out of the world’s estimated 7 billion people, six billion have access to mobile phones. Far fewer — only 4.5 billion people — have access to working toilets. Of the 2.5 billion who don’t have proper sanitation, 1.1 billion defecate in the open, according to the study.

Traditional Ruler Says,Lagos ‘Terrorists Den’ Belongs To Bayelsa Government

Afenifere has asked the government to look into the traditional ruler’s claim.

The notorious terrorists den uncovered recently in Lagos belongs to the Bayelsa State Government, the Ojora of Ijora, Fatai Aromire, said on Tuesday.

The monarch who was addressing a delegation from the Hausa community in the area who called on him, said the house where nine suspected terrorists, including a Chadian, were arrested is located in Ijora-Badia in Lagos.

60 Automobiles Embedded In Sculpture [Photo]

ARMAN "Long Term Parking", completed in 1982, the sculpture is an 18-meter (60-ft.) high accumulation of 60 automobiles embedded in over 18,000 kg (40,000 lbs.) of concrete.

Can The Hot Hands Of Love Strip You Nude? Then Read This!

I don't know but there’s alot on my mind that i just want to get off my chest and i can’t really align them to make alot of sense to me cus i just think that i need to find a way to reinvent myself and not be stereotype, you know…

Well, i decided to pick up a book and read, not just that, i would from time to time share some important aspects of the books i read on airwaves to you, so that you can get one and read for yourself from a book shop.

Husband Thrown Down From A Two-Storey Building By His Angry In-Laws

A young man, Ejike Igwekile, has been thrown down from a two-storey building at 7 Rev Adegoke street Canal Estate, Okota, Lagos by his angry in-laws at Okota, Lagos State, southwest Nigeria.

Ejike’s sin is that he allegedly beat his wife, Nkiru, 27, from Delta State, south-south Nigeria, and she ran away with their only daughter to her parents’ house at 4, Iworo street, Orile Coker, Lagos, barely a year after they got married.

NFF Confirms Friendly Matches With Jamaica And Mexico Ahead Of Return Leg In Kenya

Nigeria will train in Germany ahead of a return leg World Cup clash against Kenya with warm-up games against Mexico and Jamaica confirmed.

The Eagles are away to Kenya on June 5 in a crunch World Cup qualifier after the Harambee Stars snatched a draw in Calabar at the weekend. They also face hosts Namibia a week later in continuation of the qualifying series.

Nollywood Actor Chidi Mokeme Spotted With My Oga At The Top T-Shirt

"MyOgaAtTheTop" trend is going anywhere ehn, think again. T Shirts are selling like “cold bottled water in traffic” People are counting views and selling out by making sound beats and youtube videos.

Lists Of Nigerian Universities And Their Various School Fees

This is the current school fees payment for various Nigerian Institution.

This thread is an essential prerequisite for Candidates who want to choose school in their upcoming Jamb Exam.We, the liveschoolnews team deem it necessary to inform all Jambites, in order to avoid unnecessarily risk (prudent) when choosing their school of Choice and also to be precient in the Nigerian institution school fees payment. 

NOTE:- If we did not mention your School Or Have made any errors, Just Comment on this Page, We will definitely work on it Immediately.

American University Student Shot Dead By Cultists In Lagos

When on March 18, 2013, 26-year-old Adeolu Otenaike left Benin Republic with his newly acquired Honda Baby Boy car, his aim was to come to Nigeria to celebrate with his friends.

The 400-Level student’s celebration has, however, turned into mourning as he was killed two days later in the Mushin area of Lagos.

See What This Fine Girl Did To Herself [Photo]

Drink responsibly is boldly inscribed on the bottle but they choose to ignore just to satisfy their urge.

Too bad, Is it compulsory to drink to stupor?

Wole Soyinka Says, Political Leaders Do Use Blood Sacrifice To Remain In Power

Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has condemned the rate at which Nigerian leaders consult marabouts, prophets and other spiritualists in a bid to hold onto political power against the peoples' wishes.

He disclosed that political leaders are offering blood sacrifice to remain in power at all cost.

My Experience In The Den Of Kidnappers Was Sad –– NTA Journalist, Olubunmi Oke

Mrs. Olubunmi Oke, Akure-based reporter of Nigerian Television Authority, in this interview with Sunday Aborisade of the Punch, narrates her ordeal in the den of her kidnappers.

Can you recollect events that led to your kidnapping?
I noticed a car following me at a high speed when I drove out of my office, moments after I closed for the day. I increased the speed at which I was driving and I rolled up my car window.

Apply To Become A Google Student Ambassador 2013

The Google Student Ambassador Program is an opportunity for students to act as liaisons between Google and their universities. These ambassadors:

Learn about innovative Google products and programs

Plan and host fun events on campus

Italian Oil Firm, Eni Shuts Nigeria Swamp Output

Lagos - Italian energy giant Eni has declared force majeure and ordered the closure of its onshore activities in the Swamp area of the Bayelsa State in Nigeria due to frequent thefts from pipelines.

The company disclosed at the weekend that it had declared force majeure during the night between 21 and 22 March, due to “intensified bunkering, consisting in the sabotage of pipelines and the theft of crude oil, which has recently reached unsustainable levels regarding both personal safety and damage to the environment.”

Ex-Zambian President Arrested Over Nigerian Oil Deal

Former Zambian president, Mr. Rupiah Banda, was arrested on Monday by the country’s law enforcement agents over allegations of corruption and abuse of office, following a crude oil import deal with Nigeria.

Banda, was also alleged to have misappropriated about $11m during his three-year reign as President of the country.

Registration Of APC As A Party Failed

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has announced that the African Peoples Congress was not registered as a political party because it failed to meet the conditions for registration.

On Monday, a letter addressed to APC Protem chairman, Onyinye Ikeagwuonu from INEC read:

"I Don't Go Where I'm Not Invited' – Blackface (2face Friend) Tweets

Blackface and 2face were best friends for many years. 

They formed a band in the 90's, churned out hits after hits, and were doing really well until 2004 when 2face went solo. 

Prof. Wole Soyinka Wants Nigeria’s Universities Shut Down For 2 Years Due To Decay

To stem the rot in the Nigeria’s educational system, especially at the tertiary level, the Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has called for a shutdown of all tertiary institutions for two years to enable government and the stakeholders  address the inherent rot.

Soyinka had made a similar call in the 8os, but his suggestion was not heeded.

He repeated the call today at the start of a two-day Rivers State Education Summit in Port Harcourt.