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PHOTOS: Protesting pensioners cause traffic jam in Abuja

Pensioners who are protesting the non-payment of their pension arrears have taken their agitations to the gates of the Ministry of Finance in Abuja. The protest, due to the large number of the people, led to a traffic jam on the roads leading to and from the ministry. See the photos by Ifeanyi Onuba: Traffic gridlock caused by the protesters Some of the pensioners at the entrance of the finance ministry gate. (Visited 124 times, 124 visits today)

Chika Ike Is Basking In The Joy Of Being An Aunt

Chika Ike is a Nollywood actress, television personality, producer, businesswoman, philanthropist and former model. The actress who is presently unmarried having been married before once expressed her desire to have a child in an interview. She took to Instagram to show off this photo of her cradling a baby. She wrote: Mason is so precious #familytime #godson #nephew #auntiesduties 👶🏽❤️💋😘 The businesswoman just recently got accepted into the prestigious Harvard Business School after trying for about 5 years. Here is the photo she shared on social media:

Omotola Jalade’s Husband Turns Nurse And The Reason Is Totally Romantic

Veteran Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde has been married to her pilot husband, Matthew Ekeinde for over 20 years with four lovely children. The actress shared the photo above via Instagram minutes ago, and her husband Matthew Ekeinde is pictured helping out with a BP monitoring machine. She wrote; “Been a bit strong perhaps from moving and all. So see who decides to bring out the machine and check my BP? Nurse Ekeinde. Apparently you should check your BP often. You can get this machine at a pharmacy.” Here is what she shared on Instagram alongside what she wrote:

These Photos Of Mo Abudu And Her Daughter Are Beautiful

Ace Nigerian media personality and TV host, Mosunmola Abudu widely known a Mo Abudu has a daughter named Temidayo Abudu. The CEO of EbonyLife TV turned a year older two days ago and her daughter turned a year older just a day after that. The pretty daughter of the media mogul took to Instagram to celebrate her mother and also shared some adorable photos of them both. Beautiful.Strong.Inspiring. As much as I think I know it all, deep down inside I know you’re usually 99.9% right. I just like to hold on to the 0.1% chance that I might be. Thank you for being there for me and somehow managing to deal with all of my ‘things’ that I bring to you to help me work out. Thank you Mummy for giving me the opportunities I wouldn’t otherwise have. Thank you for encouraging me to be anything I can be. T...

These Cleopatra Inspired Birthday Photos Of Monalisa Chinda Are Smashing

Monalisa Chinda is a Nigerian actress, film producer, television personality and media personality. Since her debut into the movie industry, the beautiful actress has continued to prove her mettle in the industry by giving the so called veterans, a run for their money. The Popular Nollywood actress got married to her husband, Tonye Coker, in September 2016 and welcomed her first daughter eight years ago, with her then husband, Dejo Richards. The actress turns a year older today September 13th and took to Instagram to shares new photos to mark the new age. Here is another photo which she shared on social media:

How Mr Eazi Intends To Help Makurdi Flood Victims Is Honourable

Mr Eazi is set to donate some percentage of the proceeds of his upcoming London festival to the victims of the Makurdi flood. Writing on his social media yesterday, the Skintight singer, who is set to host the Life is Culture festival in London on September 23, said that 10 percent of the earnings should be sent back home, to help the flood victims. Recall that in a recent interview, Mr Eazi fired direct shots at his Nigerian colleagues saying they are all ripping off what he started; mixing Ghanaian sounds/words with Nigerian ones to make hit songs which did not go down well with Nigerians. Here’s his post:

‘Hand in Hand’ Telethon Raises $44 Million for Hurricane Relief

Americans opened up their wallets on Tuesday night (Sept. 12), pouring in donations for the Hand in Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Relief telethon to the tune of $44 million at press time, according to ABC News. The one-hour prime-time event organized by manager Scooter Braun and Houston rapper Bun B and featuring appearances by Justin Timberlake, Dave Matthews, Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hanks, Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Justin Bieber, Gwen Stefani, George Clooney and many more was organized to provide aid to residents of Texas and Florida impacted by hurricanes Irma and Harvey. During the event The Late Show host Stephen Colbert announced that Apple would donate $5 million to the cause, with Albertsons Cos. and Merck each offering up $1 million each. Houston Rockets star Chris Paul als...

Appointment of Federal High Court judges under way- CJN

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, says appointment of judges to fill vacant seats in the various divisions of the Federal High Courts is under way. Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, Onnoghen spoke on Wednesday in Abuja at the opening of the 33rd Annual Judges Conference. He said that the enormous responsibilities bestowed on the court required that it had the full compliments of its judicial officers. “The Constitution has vested enormous responsibility in the Federal High Court. “The court is undoubtedly one of the most strategic and significant arm of the judiciary and should be empowered with the right capacity to discharge its functions. “To this end, I assure your lordships that the process of appointing judges to this c...

[PHOTOS] Federal Executive Council Meeting holds in Aso Villa

Here are the photos of the Federal Executive Council meeting in Abuja today (Wednesday). SEE ALSO: Alhassan attends FEC meeting with Buhari From left: Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige; Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole and the Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Prof. Stephen Ocheni, at the Federal Executive Council meeting in Abuja on Wednesday. NAN photo A cross-section of ministers at the Federal Executive Council meeting in Abuja on Wednesday. NAN photos (Visited 775 times, 768 visits today)

Anambra poll: Governorship position not zoned to north, Its alien – G32

By Anthony Ogbonna The Assembly of Anambra Youth Groups under the G32 has rejected the attempt by some politicians in the state to introduce the idea of zoning into the forthcoming governorship elections in Anambra, saying such idea is as alien to the people as it is anti-egalitarian, the system familiar with ndi Anambra from time immemorial. The group who condemned and refuted claims in some quarters that the governorship position in the state has been, unanimously, zoned to Anambra north by ndi Anambra and all political parties involved in the race, also said that as free people, all eligible Anambra citizens should be free to contest irrespective of zone and that Anambra people should be allowed the freedom under democracy to elect a governor of their choice irrespe...

[PHOTOS] I ready for all dem bad people, Dino Melaye vows, dons combat camouflage

Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye, who is currently battling with his constituency’s attempt to recall him, has said that he is ready for “dem bad people.”  He posted this on his Instagram page, complete with photographs of him wearing combat camouflage ensemble. Recall that the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission to proceed with the senator’s recall process that was suspended. See the Instagram post: (Visited 2,691 times, 1,807 visits today)

Hurricane Irma: Philippines to bring back over 200 Filipinos from Caribbean

The Philippine government on Wednesday said that plans are underway to bring back more than 200 Filipinos from several Islands in the Caribbean that were devastated by Hurricane Irma. An aerial photography taken and released by the Dutch department of Defense on September 6, 2017 shows the damage of Hurricane Irma in Philipsburg, on the Dutch Caribbean island of Sint Maarten.Hurricane Irma sowed a trail of deadly devastation through the Caribbean on Wednesday, reducing to rubble the tropical islands of Barbuda and St Martin. / AFP PHOTO Philippine Foreign Secretary Alan Cayetano said that two government teams are on ground in the British Virgin Islands and are en route to the U.S. Virgin Islands to assist Filipino victims of the hurricane. “There are now as many as 236...