Friday, 22 May 2015

Pictures: Otuoke Royal Welcome for Man @OladeleNihi, and Two Ladies Trekking for GEJ

Today is the 19th day that Oladele John Nihi set out on his trek from Abuja to Otuoke, Bayelsa State and hometown of outgoing President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, to honour the stateman show of the President who, according to him, is a real hero of Democracy for saying "My ambition isn't worth the blood of any Nigerian" and accepted Defeat. 

Days into his trek, he was joined by two other ladies, Gloria and Ifeychukuneku.
Today, the trio have safely completed their trek and have safely arrived Otuoke.

A massive crowd with bands was on ground to welcome them into Otuoke and Oladele got his first gift of an Ijaw cap upon his entry.

They continued their trek with the welcome team to the palace of Oke (King) of Otuoke where they were given a royal reception.

Before entering the king's palace, the trio were presented with a drink as it's the culture of welcoming guest in Otuoke.

Congratulations to the trio.

More pictures after the cut:

Friday, 15 May 2015

Glamorous First Wedding Picture + Gist as Gov Oshiomole And Model Say 'I Do'

Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, weds his beautiful bride, Lara Fortes, today, Friday May 15, 2015. Above is the first picture from the ceremony.

The wedding is presently taking place at the Etsako West Local Government Council Marriage Registry in

Wednesday, 6 May 2015

MUST READ: Emmanuel Adebayor's Touching Insight Into His Family Rift, Says They Abuse his Generosity

The famous Togolese footballer, Emmanuel Adebayor, took to the social media yesterday to tell his side of the story and clarify the long-standing rift between him and his family members.
Adebayor has been severely criticized by the public after his family members painted him as the devil

Sunday, 3 May 2015

EPIC Photos as Gov Uduaghan Recieves Silverbird Man of the Year Award

Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan, the executive Governor of Delta State, has been named the 2014 Man of the year by the Silverbird group.

Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State presented the prestigious award to Gov Emmanuel Uduaghan at the exclusive event which took place at Eko Hotels, Lagos on Sunday, May 3rd, 2015.

In his acceptance speech, Uduaghan specially thanked the Silverbird group for the honour and named his wife the real governor of Delta State, "I'm just the face you see, my wife is the actual governor of Delta state".

He dedicated the award to the ‘Peaceful’ co-existence of all the ethnic groups in Delta State.
More photos after the cut:

Minister of Agriculture, Dr Akinkunmi Adesina with Gov. Uduaghan

Delta State Women at the event

The venue pre-event

Photo Credit: Mr Fred Edoreh and Self

Behold Halima Abubakar's crazily-sexy outfit to Silverbird Man of the Year Award

Remember the diminutive Nollywood actress who won the Afro Hollywood Best Actress award in 2011? Yea, her name is Halima Abubakar.

She is one of Nigeria's finest acting talents and was

Wednesday, 22 April 2015

Heartbreaking Pic: A Child who almost lost an eye to Xenophobic attackers

It is terribly sad that even innocent children were not spared in the xenophobic attacks in South Africa.

Saw the above tweet and couldn't help but wonder

Monday, 20 April 2015

Photo: Trekking-man Finally Arrives Abuja+ Mammoth crowd, Ambulance and More

Finally, Hashimu Suleiman, the man trekking from lagos to Abuja in honour of Buhari's win in the presidential election has arrived Abuja.

He was last seen making his way through Gwarinpa Express to APC party secretariat, surrounded by mammoth crowd and ambulance.

And guess what? An Abuja business man has paid N550,000 at Transcorp Hotel, Abuja to cover his one week accommodation.

Must have earned himself an entry into The Guinness Book of Records, yeah?

Xenophobic Attacks: Nigeria Begins Evacuation of Citizens Today

The Federal government of Nigeria has approved the evacuation of Nigerians from South Africa given the lingering xenophobic attacks.

A press statement from the Nigerian High Commission in Pretoria read in part:
“as from Monday 20th of April 2015, the process of evacuating Nigerians from South Africa will begin as directed by the Federal Government of Nigeria due to the ongoing xenophobic attack on black foreign nationals in the Republic of South Africa.

“To that effect an evacuation register will be open at the High Commission in Pretoria for Nigerians intending to return to Nigeria but cannot afford flight tickets.”

Saturday, 18 April 2015

LOL: See People's Comments as Mugabe Condemns SA's 'Horrible' Xenophobic violence

How people find it so easy to satiricize  anything Mugabe just makes me LOL.

Okay, so Robert Mugabe, the Zimbabwean President, condemned the  "horrible" xenophobic attacks in neighbouring South Africa, today, as he