Two trailers collided and went up in flames at Remo junction along the Lagos-Ibadan expressway this afternoon. The accident has resulted in traffic gridlock along the road. Men of the fire service are there now.
The estranged/ex-husband of LIB reader who says he remarried recently without divorcing her (read here), has written in to tell his own side of the story. Read below... I am the husband that purportedly remarried without proper divorce in this story. The story is largely fictional – created in the head and imagination of a violent and abusive woman who sees herself as scorned. Below for the facts: 1. I got married to Margaret-Mary Agorua in 8th July 1995. In November of year 2000, we migrated to California, USA 2. Margaret turned out to be a violent wife. She attacked me several...more »
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According to a twitter user who posted a picture of his daughter on her way to school, he said only transparent see-through school bags are allowed in all school in Maiduguri now because of suicide bombing.
WED Expo brought you The Wedding Show Live which went from Lagos to Abuja and ended with Port-Harcourt, making brides smile and wedding businesses flourish. Now WED Expo is coming back in October for The Wedding Extravaganza Show and it promises to be spectacular. WED Expo will also be adding Benin City to the tour list in October for brides and grooms in Warri, Asaba and Benin. The Wedding Extravaganza show promises to be exciting and a different kind of twist as we will be having fashion shows that will feature bridal, groom suits and AsoEbi attires. You can’t afford to miss thi...more »
Shetemi Ayetigbo, a 16 year old Nigerian midfielder who plays for Belvedere Football Club in Dublin, Ireland slumped and died while playing in a league match at the St Kevin’s Boys Football grounds yesterday May 31st. An eyewitness while narrating what happened to Mirror UK, said Shetemi suddenly slumped and died while playing with his mates. "There was no incident, any attack. The young lad was playing, and he just dropped on the pitch. It was around 25 to 30 minutes into the game. A number of people rushed to his side straight away to give him first aid, as there was a defibrill...more »
The spectacular one and only Jamaican-born singer, who is known for her eccentric costumes as much as her voice performed last night Sunday May 31st at Carriageworks in Sydney - her first of three concerts as part of the Vivid Sydney festival. She went on stage topless in tribal body paint and also wore a gold mask over her face, which also featured a black feathered head piece. See the photos after the cut...
Benue state governor, Sam Ortom had his inauguration Thanksgiving Service at the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Mega Parish in Makurdi, Benue state yesterday May 31st. Guest included former Senate President, Barnabas Gemade and Senator George Akume. More pics after the cut...
A designer is about to make brides' Disney princess dreams come true with fairytale wedding dresses she just unveiled. Alfred Angelo's new collection includes designs based on nine popular Disney princess characters including Frozen, Snow White, Cinderella and the Little Mermaid. There's a dazzling bridal gown inspired by Elsa from Frozen and a strapless gown based on Ariel's outfit in The Little Mermaid complete with a mermaid's tail. There's also a dress design based on Aladdin's Jasmine, which is actually a jumpsuit that comes with a detachable train. And for brides wanting tha...more »
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The PDP youth leader of Ushongo LGA in Benue state, Prince Ternenge Gbuuga, was assassinated at his residence in Lessel, Ushongo Local Government Area of the state in the early hours of today June 1st. According to Benue.com.ng, unknown gunmen stormed his residence and shot him dead. They shared a photo of his corpse. See it after the cut... *it's graphic*.
Kim Kardashian revealed she is set to welcome baby number two with Kanye West in a Keeping Up With the Kardashians teaser yesterday. She's pictured for the first time since announcing the happy news, arriving at her apartment in New York City.
LIB is the voice of the voiceless and people who want to share their stories with others...so...:-). This LIB reader says her estranged husband committed bigamy by marrying another woman without properly divorcing her. (these are photos of the man and his new bride) What she sent in below... The essence of this story is for girls to do proper investigations on any man they wish to marry. Especially if they returned from the States. Get your parents to do search down to the village. Please don't wave their VALID concerns a way. A Nigerian proverb will say "What an Old man will see ...more »
Oladele Nihi, Gloria and Ify, the 3 Nigerians who embarked on a 19-day trek from Abuja to Bayelsa state in honour of former president Jonathan, are now on their way back to their base, Abuja after fulfilling their dream of meeting Jonathan in Otueke, Bayelsa state which happened on May 29th. They are flying to Abuja this morning. See the pics after the cut...
VJ Adams is making the debut on his denim line the dubbed the “EmBruto” collection today. The entertainment and TV personality was inspired by his love for denim and his personality to create theEmBruto denim which was co-designed Jay Osbie, online brand and retailer for fashion-forward men. *EmBruto* which connotes “Unrestricted or Unrefined” is inspired by the young Nigerian who dares to be different, who believes he isn’t limited by the circumstances around him and strives for success in the face of daunting challenges. A unique blend of denim and African print, the *EmBruto...more »
The LIB reader who sent in the photos writes; "Just yesterday on my way from a friends office, guess what I found? Packed in front of me was this car, loaded with people. There was no seat left and rather than wait for some other car...this white woman (Oyinbo) decided to chill at the "Boot"! At first, passersby thought the driver was a kidnapper. But "Hell No"! ~NaWatinFuelScarcityCause" Lol. See more photos after the cut...
The Supreme Court today affirmed the August 9th 2014 election of Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun state. The state PDP Governorship candidate Senator Iyiola Omisore had approached the apex court to vacate the previous ruling of the Court of Appeal and the Osun state Election Tribunal that had upheld the election of Aregbesola. Omisore asked the court to declare him winner of the election, accusing Mr Aregbesola and his party, APC of engaging in electoral malpractice during the election. A seven man panel of judges in the Supreme court led by Justice John Fabiyi, ruled that Aregbeso...more »
As FIFA leaders gathered for a meeting in the 5-star Baur au Lac hotel in Zurich this morning May 27th, Swiss law enforcement officials arrived unannounced and arrested 7 of the highest-ranking football officials in the world, at the request of the US Department of Justice. Read full story below Seven FIFA officials were arrested in dawn raids on charges of receiving millions of US dollars in bribes. A separate criminal investigation into the how the 2018 and 2022 World Cups were allocated was also launched by Swiss authorities. Sepp Blatter faces Prince Ali bin al-Hussein in Frid...more »
A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has barred men of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, the Nigerian Police Force, SSS and other security agencies from arresting and extraditing embattled Senator-elect Buruji Kashamu to the US over alleged drug related offences. While presiding over a case brought before him by the legal team of Senator Kashamu this morning, Justice Okon Abang described as illegal, the attempted arrest and extradition of Kashamu in relation to drug-trafficking allegations which he had been previously exonerated by two British courts. Justice Abang ordered...more »
The Access Bank 10:10 recruitment campaign has been getting commendations from everywhere. Remember you read it here. Now, Recruiter, a UK’s foremost job site has picked it up and featured it on their highly respected blog. (Read here). According to the Recruiter, the bank is looking for 500 super-smart, hardworking and devoted people, and the search is still on as the campaign ends on the 11th of June, 2015. So if you believe you’re one of the 500 people who can help Access Bank become the world’s most respected African bank, go to acceleratetv.com/1010 between 10:00 and 10:10, (...more »
Everyone is a LIB reader! Yay! The lady who was involved in the ghastly car accident in Lekki this morning saw the pics here and wrote in explaining how she met the men and what led to the accident. She was the only one who wasn't injured in the accident. See here. What she wrote below... "Good morning Linda. I am the girl involved in that car accident with the three guys this morning. I went to to The Place club for a friend's birthday party and the guys offered to drop me off at my place. When I entered the car, I notice they were drunk. The one driving said that he is going to d...more »
Singer Nicole Scherzinger and Lewis Hamilton broke up in February 2015 after dating on/off for about 7 years. Now, the 37 year old is talking about her painful split from the 30 year old sportsman, who has recently been linked with a bunch of teen models including Kendall Jenner and Gigi Hadid. Speaking about the reasons for them separating and how she's coping, Nicole told People magazine 'Sometimes people stay in relationships because they get complacent, because it's comfortable for them, because they don't want to be alone. It's a new chapter in my life. I'm going through a ve...more »
NFL player, Osi Umenyiora who ended his two year contract with Atlanta Falcon recently, has put his home in Sandy Springs, Georgia up for sale for $3 million. The six-bedroom, 8-bathroom home, which sits on nearly an acre of land just north of Atlanta, boasts a beautiful medieval-themed interior, complete with chandeliers, high cathedral ceilings and a marble tub surrounded by stone columns. See the home after the cut...
Statement sent out to the press. Read below... Plans are underway for the extradition of a British citizen, Deepak Khilnani back to Nigeria for prosecution on financial crimes against a Nigerian Company in which he is a director. Mr Khilnani, who is a chartered accountant and an ex-convict of the British Crown Court at Blackfriars, United Kingdom (UK) is wanted in Nigeria in connection with US$8, 776, 862 fraud charge. The Crown Court conviction certificate dated 13th November 1998, which is in possession of the publisher reads: continue... “DEEPAK KHILNANI was upon his own confess...more »
BabiesSash.com was established in 2013 with the aim of providing expectant mothers and new parents with an all inclusive online store where they could shop for maternity and baby care needs. Idealized by a person with vast experience in the hassles of baby essentials shopping, this venture aimed at providing a stress-free shopping experience to mothers-to-be as well as new parents. Our stock includes a wide variety of products ranging from mother-to-be essentials to products catering to every little need of newborns and toddlers. Right from maternity clothing to breastfeeding essen...more »
Actress Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde shared this throwback photo of her children, Princess, M.J, Meraiah and Michael when they were much younger in celebration of children's day. They are so grown now. See a more recent photo of her children after the cut...
Looking for attention A$AP? Not only is he claiming to have slept with Rita Ora and Rihanna, he's now bragging about sleeping with 9 women during an orgy in his mansion after taking LSD . The 26 year old told the New York Post about his drug-fueled sex parties that happened this past March at South By Southwest Music Festival in Austin, Texas, claiming to have had 3 orgies, with 9 women, after taking LSD during a break at the festival. "There's definitely a psychedelic influence on my new album. Makonnen gave me acid at SXSW. This n***a looked like Buddha with a Jheri curl! After ...more »
The first 10 episodes of A Game of Thrones was filled with suspense & Twists in the Tale; undoubtedly a storyline that boasts of the most intriguing cast on series TV so far. Season 1 literally had everyone on the edge of their seats and DStv viewers can brace themselves for even more surprises. You think you have a favourite character? Or a hero of the story? Wait and see what comes next. The battle for the Iron throne rages on as self-proclaimed kings collide. Expect the second season which starts on Monday the 25th to be even more epic. Viewers can Catch Up and see how Jon Snow ...more »
The U.S. government will pay an Atlanta woman Tarshia Williams (right) $2 million for the Hawaii beating death of her 5yr old daughter at the hands of a former soldier in 2005. Talia Williams (left), died after she was beaten by father Naeem and stepmother Delilah. The man kicked the little girl so hard he left a boot imprint on her chest. The woman sued the US Army for failing to protect the girl from her father and she won the case. She is now getting $2million. Read full story after the cut... Naheem and DelilahFrom AP The settlement amount was announced Tuesday at a brief hear...more »
President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari who is currently in the UK on a private visit, will be returning to Nigeria tomorrow May 28th ahead of his inauguration as President on Friday May 29th. According to Thisday, Buhari will arrive Nigeria on-board a British Airways flight scheduled to land at about 4am tomorrow in Nigeria. He'll arrive in company of former President Shehu Shagari who is currently in the UK on a private visit as well. Buhari overthrew Shagari who is Nigeria's first Democratically elected President, in 1983. During his six day visit to the UK, Buhari met with UK Prime...more »