28 June 2013

South African Olympic Runner 'Oscar Pistorius' To Resume Training

South African Paralympic hero Oscar Pistorius, accused of murdering his girlfriend, is to resume limited training for his mental wellbeing, but does not plan a return to competition, his family has announced.

Obama Heads To South Africa With Mandela On His Mind

US President Barack Obama flies to South Africa today hoping to pay homage to the legacy of his critically ill hero Nelson Mandela, who is fighting for his life in hospital.

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Ice Prince Reportedly Aimed Tweets Addresing Ingratitude at Ex-Label Mate

Ice Prince allegedly took to twitter to air his thought and his impression about ex-label mate Brymo’s dramatic departure from the label 'Chocolate City'.

QVC, Sears, KMart Latest Retailers to DROP Paula Deen

Country cooking queen Paula Deen's admission last week that she had used the N-word in the past and once planned a slavery-themed wedding has caused more companies to jump ship. Initially, shopping network QVC refused to take a stand — saying they were closely monitoring the situation. Now, after just about every company connected to Deen jumped ship…QVC has sheepishly made its move, announcing Paula will not appear on any upcoming broadcasts… for now.

Boston Celtics Trade Kevin Garnett & Paul Pierce To Brooklyn Nets

On Thursday, the Nets agreed to send Kris Humphries, Gerald Wallace, Keith Bogans, Reggie Evans and first-round picks in 2014, '16 and '18 to Boston in exchange for a package headlined by Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Jason Terry, two league sources told sportsillustrated.

Chinese Couple Fell To Their Deaths Having Sex By Window

A couple are believed to have fallen to their deaths when a window they were having sex against gave way, say reports. The horrific accident allegedly happened in China when the glass pane shattered.

Trey Songz Receives The Recording Academy Honors

Trey Songz was honored at the New York Chapter Recording Academy Honors 2013 on Wednesday night, June 26. Songz's mother, April Tucker, was in attendance when her son was presented with an award by his manager and mentor, Kevin Liles.

Anti-Drug Group Urges British Fashion Brand 'River Island' to Drop Rihanna

Anti-drug campaigners urge fashion chain River Island to stop using Rihanna in its product campaign after the singer posted pictures of her smoking giant rolled-up cigarettes, which appeared to be marijuana on her Instagram and Twitter accounts last week.

Baby With Swollen Head Undergoes Third Successful Operation

A baby girl whose head swelled to an estimated three times its normal size has undergone a third skull remodeling procedure. In the latest bout of surgery, Roona Begum's skull was painstakingly reconstructed during a four-hour operation.

Moscow Teens Arrested After Decapitating Homeless Man and Using His Head as Football

Two Russian teenagers have been arrested after allegedly decapitating a homeless man whom they disliked, the local Investigative Committee said in a statement.

Male Transsexual Sentenced To Britain's Most Notorious All-female Prisons

A pre-op male transsexual has been sent to one of Britain's most notorious all-female prisons after robbing a man and attacking three police officers.

27 June 2013

Goons That Robbed 2Chainz Post His Driver’s License & Bank Card On Instagram

After the world watched 2 Chainz encounter gunmen on security cameras during a June 12th robbery in Bay Area of California, now some of those stolen items have made their way to the internet.

[MUSIC] Another Lie - Traedonya!

Prohibition Entertainment presents Traedonya!'s first single ''Another Lie'' from her debut digital EP ''High Fructose Corn Syrup". The new single is a funky/jazzy piece with her lyrical acumen and live instrumentation that takes you back to another period in music.

Bruce Jenner Moves Out Of Family Mansion After Kim, Kanye West & Baby Move In!

The Kardashian-Jenner patriarch has moved to his Malibu, California, beach house for the rest of the summer after new parents Kim and Kanye West moved into the family’s mansion in Calabasas with their newborn.

Chris Brown Called 'Hit-and-Run' Victim a B*TCH

Chris Brown's lawyer, Mark Geragos, told TMZ, the criminal hit-and-run charge against his client is "B.S." Geragos says Chris gave the other driver his Virginia driver's license and also gave her an insurance card. 

D’Banj Reportedly Signs N250million Endorsement Deal With Etisalat

Rumor has it that Telecoms giant, Etisalat, have recently signed Good Music artiste D'Banj 'Koko Master' to a N250million deal, which is expected to be announced officially soon. The African sensation recently hosted his label mate 2Chainz and other artiste for his DKM Concert, held successfully last weekend at Eko Hotel & Suites, Lagos.

General Overseer of MFM Ministries, Dr D.K Olukoya Donates Building To Football Team

In appreciation of Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries Football club sterling performance in the ongoing Nigeria National Division One League, the General Overseer, Dr. Daniel Kolawole Olukoya has provided a befitting accommodation for the team.

University Students Arrested For Impersonating Nigerian Navy Officers

Eight students of the Lagos State University were arraigned on Tuesday at an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court for impersonating Nigerian Navy officers and threatening policemen at Ojo Police Division.

Paula Deen Dropped By WALMART and Others

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. announced that it has ended its relationship with the Southern celebrity chef, part of the continuing fallout in the wake of revelations that she used racial slurs in the past.

Prince Jackson Gives Shocking Testimony In Michael Jackson Wrongful Death Suit

Michael Jackson's eldest son Prince Jackson told a court that his late father had feared the gruelling rehearsal schedule for his 'This Is It' Tour would be the death of him. 

Gilbert Arenas Arrested For Illegal Fireworks

Ex-NBA star Gilbert Arenas is in a heap of trouble once again. TMZ is reporting that Arenas was pulled over for speeding early Thursday morning in California by the LAPD who proceeded to find “a ton” of illegal fireworks in Arenas’ possession.

Boko Haram Member Confesses To Killing 23 People In 2 Days

A member of Boko Haram Islamist sect shocked the people of Ngomari Airport Ward ‘Bakin Borehole’ area in Maiduguri, Borno State, when he confessed to have killed 23 people in two days, including a village head and Police officers in the area.

Lady Gaga Named Forbes Most Powerful Musician

Lady GaGa tops Forbes' Most Powerful Musicians in The World list. Based on earnings, social media presence and press mentions, the 27-year-old superstar beats fellow musicians including Beyonce Knowles and Madonna.

Oprah Winfrey Named Forbes Most Powerful Celebrity For 2013

Show host Oprah Winfrey is back at the No. 1 position in the business magazine's annual Celebrity 100 ranking after two consecutive years at the runner-up spot.

Super Eagles Need A Foreign Coach – Kojo Williams

Kojo Williams, a former chairman of the Nigeria Football Association (NFA) has blamed the Super Eagles technical crew headed by Stephen Keshi for the ouster of  the national team from the ongoing FIFA Confederations Cup in Brazil.

26 June 2013

Pagani Huayra Set to Make Grand Appearance in 'Transformers 4'

The production of "Transformers 4" is currently underway, and Michael Bay has just added another cool luxurious vehicle to be showcased in it.

Woman Who Cries BLOOD

Doctors in Chile are baffled by a woman who has started crying tears of blood. Yaritza Oliva was terrified when the strange condition appeared earlier this month. Ever since, with no warning, the 20-year-old bleeds from her eyes several times a day.

Angry Chris Brown Reacts to Misdemeanor Hit-and-Run Charges

Chris Brown was furious. He vented his frustration on Twitter after being charged in a minor fender-bender taking place in Los Angeles last month. He accidentally crashed his Range Rover into a Mercedes Benz while driving with his on-again girlfriend Karrueche Tran.

Jay-Z Releases New Promo Video For 'Magna Carta Holy Grail'

After his recent Samsung TV commercial made Twitter users go a-buzz last week, Jay-Z releases another video promoting his forthcoming album "Magna Carta Holy Grail" and the Samsung app through which smartphone users can download it for free three days before its official July 4 release date.

Rihanna Responds to Writer Who Called Her 'BAD Role Model' and 'a POISONOUS Pop Princess'

Rihanna is not keeping her cool with Liz Jones, a writer for the U.K.'s Daily Mail, who recently wrote an opinion piece labeling Rihanna 'pop's poisonous princess.'

Student Arrested For Alledgely Swindling Foreign Women Of $48,000

A final year student of Imo State University, Chibuzor Akobundu, has been arrested by operatives of Special Fraud Unit, Ikoyi, for allegedly swindling foreign women to the tune of $48,000 through a dating website.

Why President Obama Will Not Visit Nigeria – US Officials

The United States on Tuesday hinted on the reasons why President Barack Obama won’t visit Nigeria during his upcoming three-nation trip to Africa.

'Game of Thrones' Is the Most Pirated TV Show Again

"Game of Thrones" once again affirms its status as one of the most-watched TV shows as proven by the number of people who illegally downloaded it.

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Paris Jackson's Tumblr Page Reveals Her Suicidal Tendencies

Contrary to expected assumptions that her recent suicide was just a stunt to get attention, a look into Paris Jackson's Tumblr page reveals that the daughter of the late King of Pop Michael Jackson suffered from severe depression and entertained thoughts of committing suicide.

Super Eagles Coach 'Stephen Keshi' Blames Wasteful Strikers For FIFA Confederations Cup Exit

Nigeria football team coach, Stephen Keshi, says wastefulness in front of goal was a big factor in his side’s exit from the on-going FIFA Confederations Cup in Brazil. 

25 June 2013

Chris Brown Takes Duet With Rihanna Off His 'X' Album?

With less than a month away from the release of X, Chris Brown is still making some tough decisions about the album's final presentation. The R&B superstar has, reportedly, decided to leave Rihanna off the upcoming album.

Nadal Loses To 135th-Ranked Player In The First Round of Wimbledon

Ex-champion Rafael Nadal slumped to a shock first-round exit as 135th ranked Steve Darcis pulled off one of the biggest upsets in Wimbledon history.

Bank’s Security Man Breaks ATM, Steals N12million

A security man and employee of First Bank Nigeria Plc, Jibowu Branch, Seyi Jaiyeola, is standing trial at a magistrate’s court in Ebute Meta for allegedly breaking the company’s automated teller machine and stealing a sum of N12, 533,900.

Fat Joe Sentenced to 4 Months in Jail After Pleading Guilty to Tax Evasion

Joseph "Fat Joe" Cartagena has been sentenced to four months in prison for tax evasion. The rapper got jail time after pleading guilty in a December court hearing to two counts of failing to file tax returns on more than $1 million in income in the years of 2007 and 2008.

FGN, Reps Kick Against New £3,000 UK Cash Bond Policy

The Federal Government, yesterday, vowed to defend the interests of Nigerians, following the introduction of a new policy by the British government. The policy requires Nigerians traveling to the United Kingdom to produce a cash bond of £3,000 (N730,000, $4,600 or €3,500) before they enter the UK.

Chris Brown Accused of Assaulting Woman in Nightclub

A Southern California woman has accused Chris Brown of assaulting her at a nightclub, TMZ reports.

Paula Deen Loses Television Contract Over N-Word Controversy

In the wake of a controversy sparked by her admission to using the N-word, Paula Deen has been dropped from Food Network, a rep for the cooking channel announced on Friday.

Tax Evasion: Nigerian Court Orders US Oil Firm ExxonMobil To Pay $83 million For 2008

The activities of International Oil Companies operating in the oil sector and milking the economy came to the fore as the Tax Appeal Tribunal, Lagos Zone, on Friday ordered Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited to pay $83.4 million (N13 billion) education tax to the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS).