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Comedian Eric Omondi Tells Story Of Brother Who Died Of Cocaine Drug Addiction In Nairobi Kenya

     Tweet     Popular Kenyan comedian, Eric Omondi has narrated the sad story of his elder brother, Joseph Omondi who died of drug addiction on Tuesday. According to Eric, John was found in an unhealthy state as he battled drug and substance abuse hours before he passed away. Here is what he wrote on the social media to warn people about dangers of drug addiction: “This is not the last image I would have wanted to post of my brother… But this is definitely the image I want every young person in this Country to see!!! Joseph Onyango Omondi passed on this morning around 3am, barely 12 hours after I found him in Downton River Road. He was addicted to Cocaine and other substances and was in and out of Rehab for the past 19 years.  “If you are a young person and you follow this account.. This ...

World Cup 2018: Portugal 1-0 Morocco

World Cup 2018: Portugal 1-0 Morocco highlights Cristiano Ronaldo continued his sensational start to the World Cup with the winner as Portugal knocked Morocco out of the tournament. All eyes at the Luzhniki Stadium were on the Real Madrid star after his hat-trick in Portugal’s opening game with Spain and, typically, he did not disappoint. It took the captain only four minutes to make his mark in the way Morocco had feared, diving to get on the end of a Joao Moutinho cross and planting an unstoppable header into the net. Ronaldo’s goal put the European champions top of Group B before Spain play Iran at 19:00 BST on Wednesday, and extended his lead as the top scorer in Russia in the race for the Golden Boot. Morocco, who last week failed in their bid to host the 2026 World Cup, b...

Wife Kills Husband’s Mistress, Dumps Her Corpse At Ifitedunu, Anambra

     Tweet     Lady Killed By Sugar Daddy’s Wife In Ifitedunu Anambra State..Photos A young lady lost her life yesterday at Ifitedunu community in Anambra state. According to a social media source, Njoku Obed, the unidentified lady whose lifeless corpse was seen besides a house at the aforementioned community was murdered by her lover’s wife who left a warning note that reads: “I told you to live my husband alone you really t ink I’m juking by coming to Akuzu. RIP Ashawwo girl” Related Posts

Yvonne Nelson Acting Audition Holds In Accra Ghana

     Tweet     On Saturday the 23rd of June 2018, Ghanaian actress Yvonne Nelson production company, YN Production will be carrying out an audition.The free audition scheduled to hold at Tomreik Hotel in Accra Ghana this coming Saturday will start at 12 noon. All participants are required to bring an A4 Size head-shot to the event. See the flyer below for more information. Related Posts

UK’s Lord Sugar apologises for Senegal tweet

Lord Sugar has now deleted the tweet he posted on Wednesday Lord Sugar has been criticised for an “unhelpful and ignorant” tweet comparing Senegal’s World Cup team to sellers on the “beach in Marbella”. A picture of the team was posted next to pictures of sunglasses and handbags. Lord Sugar, 71, later deleted the post and apologised, saying “my attempt at humour has backfired”. The British billionaire, who appears on the BBC’s The Apprentice, said he “misjudged” the tweet and it was not “intended to cause offence”. The tweet prompted hundreds of critical responses, including from Twitter users accusing him of racism. “I misjudged [my] earlier tweet,” he posted later. “It was in no way intended to caus...

Man docked for threating to pour acid‎ on girlfriend

One Nwafor Ekene, was on Wednesday arraigned in a Kubwa Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, for allegedly threatening to pour acid on his girlfriend, ‎Helen Okafor. Ekene, a resident of Kubwa, was docked on charges bordering on “criminal intimidation and inciting disturbance of public peace.‎’’ He, however, pleaded not guilty to the charges. The prosecutor, Mr Babajide Olanipekun, had told the court that Helen reported the matter at the Kubwa Police Station on June 13. He alleged that Ekene went to Helen’s house without her consent with intent to cause breach of peace and threatened to pour acid on her. According to the prosecutor, the action of the defendant, put Helen in the “state of fear of death,’’ adding that the offences contravened Sections 397 and 114 of the Penal Code...

Wife urges court to compel husband to pay her ante-natal bill

Abuja – A six-month-old pregnant woman, Abubakar Rabi, on Wednesday urged a Kubwa Grade 1 Area Court to compel her husband, Abdullahi Saleh, who had allegedly deserted her, to pay her ante natal bills and feeding allowance.‎ Rabi told the court that they got married under Islamic Law on April 29, 2017, and had been living in Kubwa, Abuja until he relocated to Nasarawa State. She said that on May 24, Saleh gave her a letter of divorce, which was the second divorce letter since they got married and packed out of their matrimonial home to live in Keffi, Nasarawa State. She said that since then Saleh had allegedly refused to take care of her.“My house rent will expire in July; Saleh has not bought our baby’s items and I am in need of proper feeding and maintenance,” she sa...

Bauchi windstorm: Buhari dispatches delegation for assessment

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has directed Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, to lead a Federal Government delegation to Bauchi State to assess the level of havoc caused by the recent windstorm, which destroyed an estimated 1,505 houses mainly in the state capital. Eight persons were confirmed dead while 120 others reportedly sustained various degrees of injury as a result of the storm Azare, another major town in the state, was struck by a major fire disaster that destroyed the market few days after the windstorm. A statement by Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, stated that the delegation, which also includes Director-General of National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, Mustapha Yun...

Top gadgets of 2018: Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus emerges Best phone

Compiled by Juliet Ebirim For every phone, TV, or tablet there’s a mind-boggling amount of options, which can make the process of buying a new piece of tech far less enjoyable than it should be. To help overcome this problem, Vanguard Mobile Market  collated a list of the best gadgets available right now on the high-end category. If you’re the sort of person who just wants to know what the best is and you don’t care about the rest, then check out this list; BEST PHONE Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus Samsung is making a big deal about the camera on the S9 range and for good reasons; on the back of the S9 Plus are dual 12MP cameras, both with an impressive f/1.5 maximum aperture. At the time of writing, the S9 range is the only phone with a camera aperture this wide, making its l...

Man impersonates Senator Andy Uba, defrauds job seekers on Facebook

He collected N300,000 with a promise to secure a job in NNPC for me – VictimBy Evelyn UsmanThe Lagos State Police Command has arrested one Asabor Joel, who has been posing as Senator Andy Uba on Facebook to defraud prospective job seekers. Sen. Andy Uba As at the time of his arrest, he had allegedly defrauded desperate job seekers of a huge amount. Joel, on Facebook,allegedly demanded between N200,000 and N350,000 from prospective job seekers, promising them employment in oil companies in the country. But he met his Waterloo Monday, after one of his victims, Mrs Chinelo Nwadim, whom he defrauded , petitioned the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State Police Command, Mr Imohimi Edal, informing him of his activity. The complainant also alleged that the suspect collected N30...

Photos: Meet Nollywood Single Mothers Who Have Beautiful Children To Show For Their Struggles

     Tweet     The Nigerian entertainment industry has quite a number of single mothers playing the roles of father and mother for their children. These hardworking women have strong and beautiful kids to show for their struggles. Though some left because of domestic violence, others came out because of irreconcilable differences.  Mercy Aigbe Number one on this list is Mercy Aigbe who is taking a strong parental role for her son Juwon and daughter Michelle. She recently bought a mansion in Lagos. Regina Chukwu The beautiful actress who hails from Enugu is a proud mother of two children, Richard and Chiamaka Nwafor. Faithia Balogun The former wife of actor Saidi Balogun has two children (Khalid and Aaliyah Balogun). The actress who relocated to Canada last year has 2 daughters but she lost...