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How to make kiwi face mask for skin brightening?

How to make kiwi face mask for skin brightening? All beauties know various natural resources that they can use on their way to a gorgeous look. You can add this one too! How to make a face mask with kiwi and

Don’t marry because of the society newly engaged Laura Ikeji says

> Has laura Ikeji changed her mind about getting married to Ogbonna Nwankwo > The younger sister of celebrity blogger Linda Ikeji says marriage is not by force > She is advising women in troubled marriage to run for their dear lives Don’t marry because of the society newly engaged Laura Ikeji says Newly engaged Linda Ikeji’s sister, Laura has words of advice for ladies who are

Twitter users react to South African man searching for his Soulmate on social media

Lol! On Tuesday, December 28th, a South African man tweeted that he was looking for his soulmate. A South African man searching for his Soulmate on Twitter The man, @_Nepar, shared a photo of himself and the lady and asked twitter

Super Eagles never agreed N1m bonus with NFF - Siaisa

> Samson Siasia denies any agreement with the NFF for players to be paid N1m > The NFF claims it had agreed with the Super Eagles to play the sum for a home win > Players claim they should have been paid according to the official bank rate Former Super Eagles coach Samson Siasia has denied any agreement between the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and the national team to be a million Naira as match bonuses. The NFF released a statement on Wednesday claiming it was agreed the players will be paid a million Naira each for a home win. Samson Siasia

Buhari to spend largest part of road budget in southwest - Review

As 2016 draws to a close, the question on the mind of Nigerians is: What does 2017 hold? The 2017 budget has been passed, drawing criticism and praise in different sectors. One major saving grace is that the largest part of the road budget will be expended in the South West of Nigeria. Buhari to spend largest part of road budget in southwest According to Vanguard, the federal government has allocated N6.55billion for the

BREAKING: Many feared dead as Boko Haram launched surprise attack against army

Nigerian troops on Operation Lafiya Dole engaged Boko Haram terrorists in an early-morning gun fire leader to the death of about 15 terrorists. According to Premium Times, the gun fire started around 6 am on Friday, December 30 in Borno state and ended by 9 am. It was reported that the terrorists launched a surprise attack against troops Rann, in northern Borno where soldiers from 3 Battalion and 112 Task Force Battalion are stationed. The soldiers responded promptly ant attacked the terrorists who were firing sporadically.

50,000 ghost workers: FG under pressure to expose syndicate

> Afenifere queries why the federal government has refused to disclose the identity of the 11 civil servants behind the 50,000 ghost workers recently removed from government’s payroll >The pan Yoruba socio-political organisation says it is alarmed that the government has granted the 11 civil servants who committed the crime anonymity > The group says exposing the identities of the 11 officers involved in the fraud would remove the fear that there is a grand conspiracy to cover up the crime Afenifere has urged the federal government to expose the identities of the 11 officers behind the 50,000 ghost workers recently removed from government’s payroll.

13 hurt in Christmas Eve blast near church

A blast ripped through a police car outside a Catholic church in the southern Philippines late Saturday, authorities said, wounding 13 people including a police officer. The explosion hit churchgoers attending a series of Christmas Eve masses at the Archdiocesan Shrine of Santo Nino in the farming town of Midsayap, a priest who present at the service said. “The communion was ongoing when the explosion took place,” Father Jay Virador told reporters. The blast occurred about 30 metres (98 feet) away from the church’s entrance and caused panic, he added.

Naira may hit N500/dollar next week

> The naira is seen depreciating further and may hit the 500 mark to the dollar at the parallel market > This is because the greenback scarcity persists > The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) cuts supply to foreign exchange operators A report by Reuters indicates that the naira may hit the 500 mark to the dollar at the parallel market. CBN governor, Godwin Emefiele and his team are yet to find a solution to Nigeria's economic problems

Who has the best Santa Claus pose among these Nollywood actresses?

Three Nollywood actresses have posed as Santa Claus and we wondered ho has got the best Santa Clause pose among them. Empress Njamah Empress Njamah's Santa Claus pose The actress with come-and-do eyeballs posted her Santa Claus photo on her

Nigerian pastor preaches inside Range Rover in Lagos (photos)

The picture of a pastor and founder of Divine Appointment Ministry, Ilupeju, Lagos, Rev Ben Eragbai, has gone viral on social media. Rev Ben Eragbai preaching on the street of Lagos, in his Range Rover The man of God became a social media sensation when he was spotted

Find the best Naira to Dollar exchange rate, Bureau de Change and compare money transfer

Shopping around for the best FX deals and not finding the best dollar to naira, naira to dollar or any currency exchange rates? Wetinberate can help you save lots of money and provide all the your currency exchange needs in one platform. With currency exchange rates going up and down every minute, it’s difficult to get

10 most delightful to watch WWE wrestlers of 2016

> WWE saw in resurgence in public ratings in 2016 after some internal remodelling. The world's top wrestling company successfully negotiated the return of the Bill Goldberg which got fans excited once again. WWE also got stricter with its rules and many athletes were suspended for various reasons. With a good year to bank on, we count the top ten wrestlers the brand was able to push: 1. John Cena It seems Cena has been wrestling for the past 30 years. He might have had a reduced role this year (he was into movies a bit) but that cannot deny his status. The SmackDown star helped the Rock defeat the Wyatt family at Wrestlemania 32 when he came back from an injury unannounced. John Cena

Economic recession affects Christmas celebrations

> Pain, anguish and hopelessness have wrecked this year's Christmas celebrations > Bitterness is written on the faces of many Nigerians > It is a season of lamentations A report by Vanguard have revealed how many Nigerians are struggling on stay happy even as Christmas is less than 24 hours. According to the report, from the north to the south, from the west to the east, it is a season of lamentations at Christmas. Nigerians are crying that they have never had it this bad. The suffering many say is almost unbearable. The recession has affected wage earners and business people alike.

Humblesmith bows to greet Wizkid at Headies 2016 (photos)

We are yet to find out who is older between Wizkid and the ‘Osinachi’ crooner, Humbllesmith. Humblesmith bows to greet Wizkid at Headies 2016 At the just concluded Headies 2016 awards, where Wizkid was reported to have

FG to repatriate and try Ibori over alleged $15m bribe

> Former Delta state governor James Ibori is set to face new charges of bribery from the federal government > Ex-EFCC boss Nuhu Ribadu has expressed his readiness to testify against Ibori if the new charges were brought against him FG wants Ibori repatriated from the UK and tried over alleged $15m bribe The federal government is set to try former Delta state governor James Ibori over

Discover a smarter life with Samsung Galaxy J7|J5 Prime

Samsung has introduced two new smartphones to its mid-range devices - the Galaxy J7 and J5 Prime. These devices are improved versions of the J5 and J7 and are the first mid-range

Police arrest 636 kidnappers, robbery suspects in Bauchi in 2016

> Bauchi state commissioner of police Zaki Ahmed says 603 of those arrested have already been charged to court > Ahmed said several weapons and ammunitions as well as vehicle and cash of about N2, 135, 000 were recovered from the suspects Police says 603 of the arrested 636 kidnappers, robbery suspects have been charged to court The police in Bauchi says it arrested around 636 armed robbers, kidnappers and

Zahra Buhari and billionaire hubby goes on honeymoon in Saudi Arabia (photo)

It could be recalled that on Friday, December 16, President Muhammadu Buhari’s daughter, Zahra officially got married to her billionaire husband, Ahmed Indimi. Zahra Buhari and hubby on honeymoon in Saudi Arabia The wedding which had in attendance important personalities from all parts of

FOCUS: Osinbajo Christmas, New Year gifts to ministers have got everyone talking

> Nigeria'a Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo is a unique man > Osinbajo's Christmas and New Year gifts to ministers proves this point > He gave the ministers three boos that will enhance their productivity A report The Punch has detailed how Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday, December 21 gave members of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) Christmas and New Year gifts. Osinbajo presented books to the ministers Osinbajo deviated from the norm of giving cash, hampers, bags of rice, electronic

Governor Fayose under fire over 2017 doom prophecies

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti state has stirred another controversy with his prediction of 22 things he say may happen in Nigeria in the year 2017. Fayose has predicted that there would be a major uprising against President Muhammadu Buhari in 2017. The governor who said on Friday, December 23, that 90 per cent of his 2016

INVESTIGATION: How Delta College of Education sacked 45 staff after 5 years of service

The fate of 45 staff of Delta state college of education, Agbor, who were sacked a few months ago is hanging in the balance. While the termination of employment is generating ripples in the state following the manner of dismissal, authorities concerned are pointing accusing fingers at each other, with an attempt to pull out and save their face from the unfolding embarrassment. Jude Sinebe, the commissioner for higher education, having a handshake with Governor Okowa We learnt that the 45 staff were employed by Sam Obi, a former acting

Love gone wrong! The man I met online has duped me of N500k

We all have problems in life. At times we cannot solve them on our own. That is why we publish the letters of our readers to get your help. You might have been in a similar situation. You may know the solution. Share your opinion with those, who really need it. A depressed black woman Here is the story our reader wants to share with us and get your opinions:

BREAKING: Patience Jonathan’s multiple accounts frozen

Several bank accounts connected or controlled by former first lady, Patience Jonathan will be frozen following an order by a Federal High Court in Lagos over criminal-related use. According to Sahara reporters, the account contains $5,316.66. Also affected were five companies and one Esther Oba that has a total balance of N7,418,829,290.94 . The court’s order came following charges initiated by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) filed by its lawyer, Rotimi Oyedepo. The monies in the various accounts are suspected to be proceeds of crime. Justice Mojisola Olatoregun who is the presiding judge granted the order of the freezing of the account but warned that the anti-graft agency will pay damages if the accounts shouldn’t have been frozen.

54,000 people join Ultimate Cycler as CEO makes new announcements

As the MMM Ponzi scheme remains frozen, another scheme seems to be benefiting. Ultimate Cycler CEO, Peter Wolfing has announced that the scheme had 54,000 people sign up in just 24 hours. The CEO, who has had some good and bad reviews recently made a video on Facebook, speaking on the new changes to be made. Below are some things he said: 1. On why he makes videos First he explained, why he made videos outside his office. He said: "One reason i like making videos outside the office is to show you that you do not need an actual physical location to do business, so do not let that constrain you.

Check out this video of a young Nigerian Genius (video)

Despite the many challenges we face in this country, there are still a lot of random things one sees daily that elicit a deep feeling of hope like this video. The video shows a young girl named Oreofe, a contestant on Cowbellpedia

Police detain 10 masquerades in Akwa Ibom

> The Akwa Ibom State Police Command has arrested a group of traditionalists > 10 members of the dreaded Ekpo masquerades were detained > They are in police custody for launching an attack on a police station The Akwa Ibom State Command has arrested 10 members of the dreaded Ekpo masquerades were detained for launching an attack on a police station. Akwa Ibom state governor, Udom Emmanuel The state's Commissioner of Police (CP) Murtala Usman Mani, told the Nigerian

Surprise as snow falls in the Sahara desert for first time in over 37 years

What are the odds of snow falling in a desert? Apparently, it something quite rare, unless it is the Siberian desert. Well, the Sahara desert is not Siberia, and that is why when snow fell there recently, it was for the first time in 37 years. Surprise as snow falls in the Sahara desert for first time in over 37 years The Sahara desert is usually very hot, with annual temperatures averaging about
A lady living with HIV virus in Ghana, Naddy Obeng, has vowed to infect more than 400 men before she dies since a man infected her with the disease. Naddy Obeng The lady in a WhatsApp chat with one of her friends, alleged that she has infected

Beautiful lady shares testimony of how she survived fire accident (photos)

It is very rare for anyone involved in a fire accident to survive such a horrible experience, except by the grace of God. Beautiful lady Julie, shares testimony of how she survived fire accident A lady identified as Julie Superhuman on Instagram, is more than grateful as she

Paying your tithe is what qualifies you for God's blessing - Bishop Oyedepo

Popular Nigerian pastor and founder of Living Faith Church (Winners Chapel), Bishop Oyedepo has caused uproar after his video of payment of tithes and offering hits the internet. Bishop Oyedepo In the video, Bishop Oyedepo disclosed that those who pay their tithe are

Chaperon complains on behalf of his model after she won an old car in a pageant

What happens when beauty pageant winners get prizes order than what they were promised by the organizers? The car causing issues We have had situations where some beauty queens have either been dethroned,

These things of daily use are dirtier than your toilet

These things of daily use are dirtier than your toilet You know that the dirtiest and most dangerous things are those which you use daily? Do not believe? Then here you find the list of things which are dirtier than

Reekado Banks and friends thrill fans at Africa Shrine (photos, video)

Reekado Banks Popular musician Reekado Banks held the first edition of his #Thankyouconcert at

Nigerian man becomes first black bishop in Church of England

> A Nigerian man, Woyin Karowei Dorgu has been appointed by the Church of England as a bishop. This makes Dorgu the first black bishop to be appointed. Dorgu will be the 13tth bishop of Woolwich and will be consecrated on March 17. Dorgu was born and brought up in Nigeria and ordained in the UK. Woolwich, in south-east London, which has a significant Nigerian population. Woyin Karowei Dorgu trained as a medical doctor in Lagos before being ordained. At a press conference, Dorgy said one of his priorities as bishop would be to

Woman welcomes quadruplets in Sokoto state (photos)

Even in the face of hardship in Nigeria, God still finds a way to put smiles on all our faces. Well wishers on social media congratulates woman who was blessed with a set of quadruplets on Wednesday, December 21. Well wishers congratulates mother of quadruplets It was reported that the woman and her babies are safe and doing well. She gave

BREAKING: Police rescue Delta monarch kidnapped by Fulani herdsmen

> Barely 24 hours he was kidnapped by Fulani herdsmen, Orhifi Orovwagbarha Agbarha-Ide Ememoh II, the Ovie of Agbarha-Warri Kingdom in the Warri South local government area of Delta state, has been rescued by operatives of state’s police command. According to a report on The Punch, the monarch was rescued by a team of local vigilante groups and the Delta state police command at about 3.12am on Thursday morning, December 22. This was confirmed by a palace chief and Zannah Ibrahim, Delta state police commissioner. Police rescue Delta monarch kidnapped by Fulani herdsmen

Stella Damasus slams women who discuss their marriage with friends

> Popular Nollywood actress Stella Damasus is back with her video diaries > She recently spoke about against women who discusses their husband's performance in bed > She warned them about such act saying it is absolutely wrong Stella Damasus in a new episode of her 'Stella Damasus Diaries', spoke addressed the way women discuss their husband's performance in bed with their fellow women. Stella Damasus

Over 6,000 maritime workers lost their jobs in the last one year - Nted

> Over 6,000 workers in the maritime sector have lost their jobs in the last one year > This is due to the current economic recession Nigeria is facing > This was disclosed by the President-General of the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria, Emmanuel Anthony Nted The President-General of the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN), Mr Emmanuel Anthony Nted has revealed that over 6,000 workers in the maritime sector have lost their jobs in the last one year. Over 6,000 maritime workers lost their jobs in the last one year - Nted

Gunmen kidnap customs officer in Lagos

> A custom officer has been reportedly snatched by gunmen in the presence of her children > The incidence which occurred in Festac area of Lagos state has thrown the officer’s family into distress > The kidnapped woman’s daughter has described her mother has small in nature with a gap-teeth and an arrow-like shaped birth mark on her arm Gunmen kidnap customs officer in Lagos A Nigerian custom officer identified as Mrs Comfort Alaba has been kidnapped by

15 most hilarious optical illusions

Fantastic optical illusions are really interesting pictures or some kind of illusions. If you look closer and more attentive at each of our pictures, it becomes clear how it was taken and what is the most interesting part of this process. Nowadays the worldwide web is full of different pictures and photos which can really impress and surprise users. When you see these photos you first maybe even shocked and outraged by those people who took into their heads this crazy idea about taking that picture. But when you look at them more attentively and scrupulously, you would realise how wrong you were and hide your diminished heads. Sometimes to make a photo with a fun optical illusion simply be at the right time in the right place. And authors of those photos which we want to show you today are real masters of their crafts.

Man narrates his chilling experience after dying and going to hell

When most people talk about having 'near-death experiences', they talk about having encountered God or even seeing the 'bright light at the end of the tunnel' or seeing loved ones telling them to 'go back as it's not your time to die yet'. The man in this story recounted how he died for about 30 minutes, then went to HELL. According to him, he had taken cocaine and valium and had died from the mix. He narrated what he saw in the video below:

This 120 years old man shares the secret of longevity

Unfortunately, each person on our planet is mortal and only a few people are lucky enough to cross the threshold of a hundred years. Today we are going to tell you about one of those happy men. This 120 years old man shares the secret of longevity The oldest people are supposed to be those who turned older than ninety years

Prophet impregnates 16-yr-old daughter in Ondo

> A 56-year-old prophet Taiwo Oluboyode has impregnated his 16-year-old daughter in Odode, Idanre area of Ondo state. Vanguard reports that the teenager is carrying a 7-month-old pregnancy for her father who owns a white garment church at Oke-Ijebu street, Odode, Idanre. Although the prophet who is already in police custody said it was the works of the devil, people who know the cleric very well said he must have carried out the abominable act “to renew his spiritual power.” Prophet Taiwo Oluboyode

Good news: US to fight poverty in Nigeria

> The USAID has announced additional funding of N71.5 billion to help reduce extreme poverty in Nigeria > The US ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Stuart Symington says his country is also providing humanitarian assistance to people affected by the Boko Haram crisis The US ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Stuart Symington has said his country provided more than $291m in humanitarian assistance to Nigeria in 2016.

UNILAG increases accommodation, caution fees

> These are not the best of times for postgraduate students of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) > The school authorities have increased the cost of bed space and caution fees on the students by 500% > The students are agitated by the schools action The University of Lagos (UNILAG) has increased the cost of bed space and caution fees of postgraduate students by 500%. UNILAG increases accommodation, caution fees

Revealed : Why Cristiano Ronaldo does not wear black boots

Cristiano Ronaldo is known for his strong work ethic and his attention to personal health.  While many will consider that to be the reason for his success, Max Blau, the global vice-president for Nike Football Footwear, says Ronaldo‘s boot is the reason for his success. According to Blau, the Real Madrid star shuns any boots that are black because it feels they do not make him fast. Ronaldo loves to wear orange or green boots

Forex policy: Foreign airlines to reduce their operations in Nigeria

> Some foreign airlines operating in the country have decided to make a rather disturbing move > They are considering gradual withdrawal of operations from some Nigerian routes > This is due to their inability to fully repatriate funds that are stuck in the economy A report by The Guardian indicates that some foreign airlines operating in Nigeria are considering gradual withdrawal of operations from some Nigerian routes. Minister of Aviation, Captain Hadi Sirika has a lot to do regarding foreign airlines operations in Nigeria

4 Nigerian singers who have spent time in police custody

One of the commonest things about Nigerian entertainers is the fact that they do not go to jail compared to their foreign counterparts. But this does not mean they do not at one point or the other have issues with law enforcement agencies. Quite a number of them have actually had  to stay in the police custody for either behaving nasty, going against the law or maybe the police just wanna have them over for the night LOL. We take a look at some of our favorite musicians that have landed in police custody and reasons why they. 1. Oritsefemi This did not only earned Oritsefemi a night at the police custody, he also got beaten up by other bouncers in the club.

4 die, blood flows as Delta community celebrates festival

> Four persons reportedly die in a bloody clash in Delta state > The death occurred at Ibusa, country home of Senator Peter Nwaoboshi > The death was recorded during the annual festival of the community Not less than four persons have been reportedly murdered in a community festival which was hijacked by youths allegedly on a reprisal move against opposing camps in Ibusa, the country home of Senator Peter Nwaoboshi, representing Delta North in the National Assembly. Investigations by Newsmen revealed that the festival that metamorphosed into blood and death was an annual event of Ogboewelle quarter in Ibusa, a neighbouring community to Asaba, the Delta tate capital. Youths on attack mission (file phopto)

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