Judge Impregnates Woman 3 Months After Dissolving Her Marriage

The details of a scandal, which led to the suspension of a Lagos State Customary Court Judge, Mr. Razak Adeyeri, have come out, as the parties in the issue – the estranged couple and the judge – explained what happened in one of the most controversial cases in Lagos customary courts in recent times. Ayeni had alleged that the judge, Mr Adeyeri, hurriedly dissolved his marriage and later married his wife, Doyin, when they started having marital problems and approached his court to resolve the issue. Adeyeri and Doyin got married at the Orile Agege registry in Lagos on December 31, 2015. Ayeni, who runs an education advisory company in Egbeda, Lagos, had initially called for help to get custody of his two children, whom he said were taken away from him and made to live in the house of the judge. He said, “When I married my wife, I invested N5m in her...

Miley Cyrus to join television show ‘The Voice’ as coach

[caption id="attachment_16004" align="alignnone" width="300"] Miley Cyrus[/caption] Miley Cyrus has signed up to be a coach on season 11 of ‘The Voice’. The ‘Wrecking Ball’ hitmaker has signed up to be a coach on the hit television show and will follow in the footsteps of Gwen Stefani, Shakira and Christina Aguilera. Taking to Instagram, she shared the news: ‘It’s true! I am going to be the newest judge on Season 11 of The Voice @nbcthevoice #thevoice ‘Watch me mentor and then season 11 s**t is gonna go offffff! I can’t wait! (sic)’ The news of her appointment comes just days after it was confirmed she would be taking on a key advisor role and helping all four groups of contestants during season 10. But Miley won’t take up her full-time role on the show until next season alongside current stars Adam Levine and Blake Shelton. It has also been reported that Alicia Keys will be filling in the fourth seat in...

Gunmen abduct Edo lawmaker’s 68-year-old mother

Gunmen have abducted the mother of a member of the Edo State House of Assembly. ‎It was gathered that 68-year-old Abibat Adjoto, whose son, Kabiru Adjoto, represents Akoko Edo II constituency, was kidnapped at her residence in Ikakumo village, in Akoko Edo Local Government Area of the state. ‎She was abducted along with one of her adopted sons, whose name has yet to be verified. ‎According sources, the suspected kidnappers invaded the village at about 1am on Thursday, shooting sporadically for about two hours, causing the villagers to scamper for safety. Efforts to reach the three-time lawmaker for comments on Saturday were unsuccessful. ‎But a source close to the family, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, disclosed that the kidnappers forcefully took their victims away, after beating them up. It was also learnt that the abductors had yet to make any contact with the family of the victims. ‎The source said, “They came to our village and started shooting. They took...

Gender bill: NEF rallies northern senators

The Deputy National Leader of the Northern Elders Forum, Paul Unongo, has expressed his displeasure over the recent rejection of the Gender Equality Bill by the Senate. Some northern senators had opposed the bill on the grounds that it was against the tenets of Islam. Unongo, who spoke with our correspondent in an interview on Thursday, however, said the rejection of the bill was a major setback in the advocacy for women’s rights. According to the NEF leader, there is nothing in Christianity and Islam that is against the empowerment of women and creating opportunities for them. The former minister told our correspondent that there were plans to convince the northern senators to consider the bill because it would empower Nigerian women. Unongo said, “I am planning a meeting with the northern senators in Abuja to enable them see the reason why they shouldn’t quash the bill. I do not believe that Islam is against...

Adele prepares to take five-year break from music

Adele kicked off her world tour last month, performing a staggering 105 shows across Europe and North America. And now she is allegedly already planning her next break, intending to take a five-year break from the music industry in order to focus on her three-year-old son with boyfriend Simon Konecki. A source stated that:  'She has told her closest pals she will step away from the limelight for five years before she next brings out an album. The tour is expected to conclude in November, at which Adele plans to focus on her family instead of her career. Adele returned to the spotlight in November with her latest album, 25, after taking three years off to focus on her son.  ...

Mikel’s appointment as Eagles captain excites father

The appointment of Mikel Obi as captain of the Super Eagles has sent excitement to the Obi family as his father, Pam Michael Obi, has said that it was God ordained. Obi, while expressing the happiness in an interview with our correspondent in Jos on Friday, said he had no doubt that Mikel has all it takes to lead the Eagles to victory in the period of his captaincy. He said this was not the first time Mikel was offered the position, but on each occasion he had rejected it, saying that his acceptance of the recent offer was one whose time had come. Obi said, “I have already sent a text message to my son, reminding him that his appointment at this time was ordained by God and that he should not joke with it. I told him that the starting point is for him to lead Super Eagles to victory against...

Eagles should put their loss behind them – Garba

Manu Garba, the former Coach of the Flying Eagles, on Saturday advised the Super Eagles to put their lost behind and focus on the return leg in Egypt. Garba in a telephone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja that the Eagles should concentrate in their attack because the second match is a must win. “Now Egypt are two points ahead of us which means that it is a must win for us. It also means that we must have to work hard in our attack. “In terms of attacking we must be conscious of the Egyptians because they will be tight to penetrate. “It was not a bad result. However, the three points would have been better if we had it. We find ourselves drawing the match one, one, there is still hope. “We can still beat Egypt in their home front though it could be difficult, but nothing is impossible...

Mariah Carey cancels Concert in Belgium

Mariah Carey's pulling the plug on her birthday concert in Brussels in the wake of the terrorist attacks. Mariah was scheduled to do a show there on Easter Sunday -- which is also her 46th birthday -- but she says, "I am being advised to cancel my show for the safety of my fans, my band, crew and everyone involved with the tour." We're told that advice came from Mariah's security team and as of now, there's no plan to reschedule the concert. Brussels has been a hot zone since Tuesday's attacks -- police have been conducting daily raids to root out suspects. Mariah added, "I hope to see you soon and send my prayers and eternal love, laughter and light to my Lambs."  ...

Yemi Alade releases new music video ‘Ferrari’

[caption id="attachment_15978" align="alignnone" width="300"] Yemi Alade 'Ferrari' video poster[/caption] After Yemi Alade's critically acclaimed sophomore album "Mama Africa (The Diary of an African Woman)"; the Effyzzie Music diva releases the music video for ‘Ferrari’. The high-life track which is produced by DJ Coublon and features strings from Fiokee serves as the album's official third single; following the dance anthem ‘Do As I Do’ featuring DJ Arafat and the Selebobo assisted gratitude preaching hit ‘Na Gode’. The music video for ‘Ferrari’ was shot by the award-winning Clarence Peters and features Nollywood heartthrob Kunle Remi. Watch the video below: https://youtu.be/2Bj7F6p6kQU...

5 tips on how to have a memorable Easter Holiday

We all know that Easter is always another holiday that is celebrated around the world after Christmas. The reason for the celebration is  because Christians  believe that Jesus rose from the dead on Easter Sunday. Now this long weekend doesn't really come so often, so how do you make the most of it. Well, you will certainly know how to, with our 5 tips: Get back to an old hobby or find a new one: A long weekend is the perfect opportunity to pick up an old hobby again or complete that project that you’ve been putting off. Doing something you love is refreshing, rejuvenating, and a great way to take a step back from work. Take advantage of the Easter Celebration: Many of the events this season are family oriented, so if you have young children, go enjoy it together – we guarantee they’ll have a blast! Even if it’s just you, get out and join...

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