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

Friday, 17 April 2015

EXCLUSIVE Photos: Gov. Uduaghan Commissions N4.1 Billion Effurun Flyover

The Delta State governor, Dr Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan, has today commissioned the Effurun flyover project.

In his speech, he described the 4.1 billion Naira Effurun flyover as the cheapest in terms of cost of construction nationwide.

Present at the commissioning were Deputy Governor Prof. Amos Agbe Utuama, His Royal Majesty Abe Sideso, OON Ovie of Uvwie Kingdom, Distinguished Senators James Manager and Emmanuel Aguariavwodo, Commissioner for Works Hon. Funkekeme Solomon amongst other dignitaries.

More photos after the cut:

Thursday, 16 April 2015

Photo: Orekoya's OLX-Maid-Cum Kidnapper Finally Nabbed and Her True Identity Revealed

The maid who kidnapped the Orekoya three boys has finally been nabbed by the Lagos State Police. The maid was gotten from OLX by the mother and absconded with all three boys next day after she

Wednesday, 15 April 2015

Governor Uduaghan Sets Date For Commissioning of Emede Arts and Crafts Centre

Governor Uduaghan on his inspection visit to the Centre with Hon. Sir Itiako. 
The Delta State governor, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan has fixed Thursday, April 30th for the commissioning of the State's  Training Centre for Arts and Crafts situated at Emede in Isoko South Local Government Area.

The commissioner for Culture and Tourism in the state, Mr.  Richard Mofe-Damijo, made this known to