Saturday, February 25, 2012

Beyonce & Jay-Z Stepped Out for Lunch with Blue Ivy!

Beyonce holds onto her baby girl Blue Ivy in a blanket as she and her hubby Jay-Z make their way into Sant Ambroeus Restaurant on Saturday (February 25) in New York City’s West Village.
Earlier in the week, the 30-year-old singer and her hubby checked out basketball sensation, Jeremy Lin at the New York Knicks game at Madison Square Garden. JustJared

Friday, February 24, 2012

Actress Grace Amah Celebrates Birthday

Nollywood actress, Grace Amah recently celebrated her birthday on the 23rd of February. See her birthday cake after the cut and another where she looks like she'd had madt fun.. Happy belated birthday girl..

Picture that I Hate - JLo and Boyfriend, Casper Sometin : )

Ask me and I'll tell you why. I hate the picture. I frown at JLo's attitude, I used to love her, well I still do but I wish she would grow up already or atleast act responsible.. BTW, this has nothing to do with Mallam Casper the Dancer being a younger person.. Okies, enof from me already

Photo of the Day - Beyonce (Mama Blue) and Mum Cuddled Up

Tina Knowles (former Knowles) and Daugter, Beyonce
 View bigger picture after the cut... Woo Hoo! Aren't they so very good looking? #Beautiful is an understatement. Its an old pissure actually but I thought to share cos I luv it noni :D

Twitter Extract: @itspryse. Chocolate City's First Female Rapper

Doesn't she look fierce? She does too.. Just the way a rapper should look abi? Wink.. Meet Princess Esindu, also known as Pryse, the first female rapper to be signed on Chocolate City.
I’m a Chocolate City artiste! :D I’ve been wanting to say those words 4 a while now! Lol…bear with me oh…’, Pryse excitedly tweeted on twitter.

Stop the Silly Rumours, My Man is Alive! - Annie Macaulay on Fiance, 2Face

Weekend Vanguard - 2 Face’s fiance and long time heartthrob, Annie Macaulay, has reacted to the wicked rumour that her man was involved in a Jet Ski crash while on a vacation early Monday morning in the Turks and Calcos Island. Annie, inundated with calls and apparently worried, wrote on her BB’ status: “My fiance is WELL , STRONG n HAPPY…pls stop d rumours.”.... Annie hinted that he has since traveled to the United States to begin recording of his new album and is due to come back soon.

Tyra Banks Bags Diploma From HArvard University.. Great Stuff

From couture dresses to a cap and gown: Tyra Banks has graduated from Harvard Business School, the screaming headline reads. Banks received a diploma for completing the school's Executive Education program for business owners and entrepreneurs. 
Smiling ear-to-ear on the Harvard Business School campus with my diploma," Banks tweeted. Thanks to my fab photographer mama for the pic!

Want to Know What's Happening on #April9? - Gbenga Adeyinka & Friends Return to Ibadan

Ace comedian and show host Gbenga Adeyinka will be revisiting the city of Ibadan with his hit show Laffmattazz with Gbenga Adeyinka and Friends’. Gbenga Adeyinka popularly referred to as Comedian of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (CFR) is heading to Ibadan on Easter Monday, April 9,

Nneka, Multi Award Winning Singer Appointed Arts Ambassador

Nigerian-German singer Nneka Egbuna has been appointed Ambassador for the Arts by the African Women’s Development Fund (AWDF).  The announcement was made by AWDF's Interim CEO, Theo Sowa on feb.16,2012 at an event held in accra ghana as part of its 10th anniversary and

The House Where Ojukwu Was Born

Zungeru, located in Niger state is a small town but with a loaded history. It served as the colonial capital of Northern Nigeria from 1902-1916. Indeed, it was where the Northern and Southern Nigeria were amalgamated by Lord Lugard in 1914 and therefore could be regarded as the first capital of Nigeria. This was where the late Chief Odumegwu Ojukwu was born in November, 1933.

Will Smith To Host 25th Annual Kids Choice Awards, March 31 + Nominees List

American kiddies television network Nickelodeon have announced the nominees for the 25th edition of the annual Kids Choice Awards and for the first time ever, kids in Africa can cast their votes for their favourites! Beginning March 1, kids will be able to cast their votes in 20 total categories across

White South African Govt Minister Says Blacks Have No Claim to South African Land

Pieter Mulde
Wow right? Imagine if a member of parliament in UK pulls this? Is there even a Black man/woman in UK parliament..? #iGoDie if there is.. apologies to the comedian : ) Here's what South Africa’s deputy Agriculture Minister, Pieter Mulde said this week about Black non-ownership of land in

Thursday, February 23, 2012

Poor Lin! The Fear of Lebron James and Dwayne Wade is the Beginning of Wisdom

MIAMI — Already considered the league’s biggest villain, the black-suited Miami Heat shut down basketball’s most beloved underdog, Jeremy Lin, Thursday night to bring an end to a breathless, occasionally hysterical 17-day run.

It's Been a Rough 12 Days... Tyler Perry's Letter to Fans

Tyler Perry is the new 'Hollywood Biggest Celebrity', I'm a big fan. His success story is compelling and very inspiring. He wrote a personal letter to his teeming fans on what we should expect from him in the coming days and how he would like everybody's support for his new movie, 'Good Deeds' which debuts today Friday, February 24th.. The letter after the break ---> I’ll keep this short and sweet because it's been a rough 12 days for me, with what would have been my mother’s 67th birthday one day and the awful news about Whitney the next. I can’t even think about it... we’ll talk about that some other time, but for now I just want to be sure you’re planning on going to the movie theaters to see GOOD DEEDS this weekend.

P Square Ft Akon & May D - Chop My Money Remix [Official video]

The most anticipated video dropped today, P-Square Ft Akon & May D - Chop My Money. Watch after the cut..

Khloe Kardashian Rushed to the Hospital for Unspecified Gynecological Problem

Khloe Kardashian was rushed to the hospital for an "unspecified gynecological problem." MediaTakeOut broke the news. How serious? Well her sister, Kim skipped out on an appearance where she was selling their DASH clothes. And Khloe's husband, Lamar has taken a leave from the Dallas Mavericks, where he plays basketball. Both according to MTO caught the first available flight to Los Angeles yesterday. #MediaTakeOut is praying for Khloe!! I am too.

Beyonce's 'House of Dereon' Spring Collection 2012 | Gracia

Beyonce is still settling into motherhood, but her House of Dereon label is already in full swing for the Spring 2012 season. The label’s ad campaign features her looking might fine in a studded corset-style top with chunky wrist bracelets. The promotional video has a host of beautiful women strutting around a Manhattan neighborhood in various items from the new collection. Watch video after the cut.. BTW, earlier this week, Beyonce and husband Jay-Z made an appearance at the New Jersey Nets game, the first since the birth of daughter Blue Ivy.

Still on Asa - "I am Not Gay" Screams the Singer. Absent in Court over Homosexuality Suit

Nigerian singer Bukola Elemide, better known as Ásà was missing at a court hearing today, over a N700m lawsuit brought by her against a celebrity magazine. Asa, in a suit ‘Bukola Elemide & Another VS Dockland Communications Services’, is suing News of the People over an article published in 2010 insinuating that she is a lesbian.

Asa to Sue Former L:abel Owner Kelvin Luciano Over Unauthorized Use of Her Song

News has it that Asa, the multiple award winning artiste is set to commence legal proceeding on her former record label boss, Kelvin Luciano over what she terms infringement of intellectual property. She was quoted as saying only the court of law can settle the matter in question between her and her

Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Nigerian Billionaire Battles British Wife Over $21million Divorce Payout

A wealthy Nigerian-born, British-based oil baron has been granted permission to use Nigerian tribal law to appeal a $21 million divorce payout to his former British wife, the Telegraph has reported.

Undulating in Sequins, He’s a Pop Star for Sure - New York Times on Dbanj

New York Times - There was talk of kokolets all Sunday night at Irving Plaza. D'Banj, the Nigerian pop star who was headlining the show, boasted, "I have too many kokolets around the world." Later on he wondered, "Can I get two kokolets that can dance better than my dancers?"

President Obama Sings Yet Again, This Time to Blues

Great stuff, #iLike.. President Obama lent his voice to a White House jam featuring Mick Jagger, B.B. King, Jeff Beck and Buddy Guy on Tuesday during a celebration of blues and its influence on modern pop culture. After wowing crowds in January by singing a line from Al Green's classic hit "Let's Stay Together" at a Harlem fundraiser, the U.S. president sang a verse of "Sweet Home Chicago" in the all-star finale of a TV special taped at the White House. Taking a microphone handed to

CP-Africa Names Top Bloggers in Nigeria, 2012

Before you go on to read CP-Africa's take on this, I would like to say one thing.. I disagree entirely with this list, not with the blogs that were profiled but in the order they were listed in terms of popularity. My take is, while BellaNaija is a big force to reckon with, in the past year, Linda Ikeji's blog has very well overtaken it as King, or Queen if you may, of the Naija Blogosphere.. Infact, I did my own research, ranks LindaIkeji's blog 28 in traffic, while Bella Naija is ranked 54.
Others on the popularity list are ranked as follows., 47;

Movie to See: Tyler Perry's 'Good Deeds'

Hi guys, here's a movie I'm looking forward to watching (Good Deeds), it starts showing in cinemas this Friday February 24th. Watch trailer after the cut.. I'm so looking forward to seeing it with 'Safe House' starring Denzel Washington, 'The Vow', and 'Alvin and the Chipmunks', the last one

Controversial Photo - 'Whitney: The Last Photo' Covers National Enquirer

I caught this story on #MyFoxNewYork News a while ago, it was chilling nitooto to say the least. The TV house made the report without showcasing the original cover of National Enquirer's photo of Whitney Houston's corpse, but they showed what you see here <---, a blurred one, so out of respect for her family as well, from my humble desk.. wink.. I won't be sharing the said cover tho it's everywhere online.. (Google will help). BTW, here's
how media houses in America
are reporting and reacting to the released photo..

Unilag to Intorduce Terrorism Studies

My opinion? Well, I think this is great stuff but when did we get to this point? **Heavy sigh.. I wonder who will be taken the course tho, I mean the students will have to be aiming law enforcement for job, cos I don't see why anyone
would want to do this.. Okies, here's how Vanguard reported it.. THE Vice Chancellor of the University of Lagos, Prof. Adetokunbo Sofoluwe has said that
the University will soon commence a degree programme in

P-Square's Chop My Money Poster Featuring Akon

Overheard: The video for P-Square's Chop My Money which features international recording artiste, Akon and May D will premier in 48 hours. I hope it's going to be a good one.. I bet tho but you never can tell.. Anyways, we wait noni : )

NLC Asks Government to Revert to N65/liter; Queries Pres. GEJ on Failed Promises

CP-Africa - The Nigerian Labour Congress recently asked that the Government reverts back to the previous pump price of petrol of N65 per liter from

Encomium Celebrates 15th Year Anniversary With White Gig

Encomium weekly, Nigeria’s foremost magazine and awards company has announced plans o celebrate its 15th anniversary with their annual revelry of thanksgiving- The White Gig! The Lagos- based publication says they are leaving no stones unturned in celebrating 15 years of absolute excellence
“We know that absolutely nothing guarantees success than standing firm and strong, we are aware that being lucky, preserving and long suffering, being smart and hard
working count for a lot. But grace, the grace

Jeremy LIN'sanity Covers Sports Illustrated Two Weeks Back to Back

Great stuff.. Lin is the biggest personality in sports at the moment, he just spotted his 2nd straight cover on Sports Illustrated, this is no mean feat. This dual achievement has only been shared by two others in Basketball history, Dirk Nowitzki and Michael Jordan amongst NBA idols. Yaaaay! I luv what Jeremy Lin represents, he's my personality of the week. See other cover after the cut..

Flavour Nabania is Engaged to US Based Singer, Beverly Heels

Gist has it that my bobo in my dreams Flavour N’abania has secretly engaged a U.S based singer/songwriter.. Her name is Beverly Heels... What a name, huh? Okies, thats the envious me speaking but on a 'seriously serious' note, I am so freaking envious, t's not even been 3days yet that I professed a what may have been undying luv for Flavour Nabania, and now this.. Long hiss. Someone must have taken my case to him def.. Anyways,
congrats to the lovebirds, Ms. Heels is a very lucky *sombody.. Little wonder he haff swept her off her feet :D

2face's Engagement Ring to Annie Macaulay Cost a Whopping N4.5million

According to NigeriaFilms.Com, the engagement ring 2face gave soon-to-be wifey, Annie Macaulay cost a fortune, the ring was reported to have gulped the International artiste a whopping N4.5million. Who does that in Nigeria ehn? 2Baba noni :D

Work-Free Day Declared in Imo State as Mark of Respect for Late Dim Odumegwu-Ojukwu

Imo State will observe a work-free day on Monday as a mark of respect for the late Biafran leader, Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu and there will also be a service of tributes for the late leader at the Hero’s Square, Owerri, on the same day. According to the

Mercy Johnson Loses Brother-In-Law

Nollywood actress, Mercy Johnson is presently bereaved. She lost her brother-in-law some days ago to the cold hands of death.. According to one of those tatafo gist, the elder brother of the star actress was in Kaduna at the time of death, his name was John Okojie. May his soul rest in peace.

Ikechukwu's Fiance(Wife?), Sarah Ofili Pregnant

Ok, none of my business or yours but you know we have to share these things.. Sarah Ofili is pregnant for the recording artiste, Ikechukwu.. According to gist sha. Its being reported that the fine babe is expecting the rapper's child.. U and I wish her safe delivery, yea, both of us.. Wink

Photo: Official Poster of Bobby Brown/New Edition's Concert in Lagos

View larger pic after the cut.. Concert is billed to take place March 9tth 2012 in lagos and March 12th in portharcourt.. Well, you can like to be there.

Diddy Launches TV Network

Diddy's new channel is called Revolt and will launch on Comcast in 2013. Revolt will feature music videos and music news aimed at African-American viewers.
"I’m thrilled to be at the helm to usher in a completely new model of television that

Rapper Fabolous Drops $45,000 on 120 Bottles of Moet

Some people have there heads not so well screwed on them as a result of misplaced priority noni, never as they were created.. $45,000 on drinks, like seriously?! That'll pay for my Masters Degree with a concentration sef.. Fabolous is a #weist.. Simples.. In an Atlanta nightclub last weekend, the rapper coughed $45,000 on 120 bottles..

Nicki Minaj Blue’d Herself for Vogue Mag March Issue

View other pic below.. Like it?

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Buki de l’Azaria Out with New Clothing Collection!

Since 2003, the Azaria brand has been dishing super-cool leather accessories to the Nigerian market. With products ranging from snakeskin passport holders to croc-print clutches to corporate-branded leather chequebook holders.

Lexy Mojo Eyes Addresses a United Nations Seminar, New York, March 2nd 2012

Great stuff here, Nigeria's fashion industry has evolved over the years and one can rightly say we are at the peak of the industry right now, even on a global level. Thanks to someone like Mr. Lexy Mojo Eyes. Following his continuous contribution to the development and growth of global fashion, Lexy Mojo Eyes, President/CEO of Legendary Gold Limited
has been invited as a VIP Guest Speaker at the United Nations – Commission session on the 2nd of March in New York. He

Lagost State Government Shuts Down 7 Churches for Noise Pollution

The Lagos State Government has shut down the Lord’s Chosen Charismatic Ministry and six other churches in Lagos, Southwest Nigeria over noise pollution. Officials of the Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency, LASEPA stormed a branch of the Lord’s Chosen Church at 25

Monday, February 20, 2012

Kefee ft Becca - Dan Maliyo

I enjoyd dis.. 9ce song, gr8 video.. Can't fault it.. Becca btw is a Ghanaian singer, she did justice to dis numbr.. Video after d cut.

Dan Maliyo is Hausa, share d meaning if u no it. 10x

Rick Ross is the New King of Rap, Tops MTV's List of Hottest MC's

MTV released their annual hottest MC’s of the year list . Taking account of sales, critical acclaim and more over the course of 2011, the panel have

I Broke Up With Toyin Aimakhu Because She Was Unfaithful To Me - Ex Lover

Toyin Aimakhu (Middle)
Source - Well, so many things were involved, I mean you cannot just wake up one day and say you just want to end a 2-year relationship without any reason. One thing must have made us want to go to our separate ways.

Firstly, I was not getting much attention from Toyin and this is someone I care so much about and the understanding was not too

SURE Program No Longer Realistic, It Must Be Re-Written - Pres. Goodluck Jonathan

Heavy sigh + Long hiss..  are all I have to express..

Nigeria’s Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Program is no longer realistic
says President Jonathan. According to Punch Newspapers, the President said SURE was hurriedly conceptualised in January on the heels of the nationwide protest

UK News: An 'Idiot' Thief Exploded Himself by Peeing on a Power Transformer

Source Michael Harper is an idiot. The headline reads.. The 36-year-old Englishman was in the middle of robbing a power sub-station when he decided, hey, why not urinate on the power transformer. The transformer exploded, Harper caught on fire, and 2,000 people lost power.

Who Did This To Denrele oO?! See Pissure Here

Denrele Edun
I'm seeing this for the 1st time so here's what I av to say.. I would say alot but the Denrele I know will curse the living daylight out of me and its too early momo for me to handle such.. Wink. To be candid tho, who's the Homo Sapien that did this to Denrele?

I know him to be a crazy somebody but this one pass my level, e pass wetin my church mind fit pass comment on sef.. Okies, una be the judge.. What say ye?

Just so you're unaware, Denrele is

Ojukwu to Get Full Military Burial.. RIP Ikemba

B4 u read this, I must tell you I have madt respect for what Dim Ojukwu represented to Nigeria, he was alot of things and courageous tops the list..