2 November 2015

Unsafe Abortion Kills 34,000 Nigerian Women Annually

The acting country representative of IPAS, a reproductive health non-governmental organisation (NGO) which focuses on reproductive health and women rights, Barr. Hauwa Shekarau, has disclosed that no less than 34,000 women die in Nigeria annually, as a result of unsafe abortion.
Shekarau stated this at a workshop on reporting reproductive health issues, organised for media practitioners in Abuja.

Bai Ling strips for Halloween

Bai Ling, The Lost actress wore a Star Trek costume, as well as a cape and a onesie for a star trek themed photoshoot, then decided to strip off mid photo-shoot and reveal that she has no underwear on in various costume
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Stunning make-up photo of Tiwa Savage

Shared by MUA, Joyce Jacob. Tiwa's look to Ubi Franklin & Lilian Esoro's wedding today...

Floyd Mayweather's 'Dead Presidents' Halloween costume included stacks of cash and a gun

Floyd Mayweather decided to celebrate Halloween as a character from the 1995 crime film Dead Presidents starring Larenz Tate and Chris Tucker.

Photos: Kylie Jenner is a snow princess for Halloween

Kylie rocking am Eskimo snow princess look for Halloween

See Amazing Photos of Jay Z & Beyonce's Daughter Blue Ivy Looking Fierce in her Halloween Costume

I saw this and I was left tripping! 

Baby Blue was Eddie Murphy's arranged wife in the 1988 comedy Coming to America for Halloween and she totally nailed it! Wow!

See Some of the Most Offensive Halloween Costumes of 2015

First up is this man and woman who went as hospitalized Lamar Odom (left) and his reality star wife Khloe Kardashian (right).

Second is this man in a wig who went as a drugged woman. The Bill Cosby dummy on his back was drugging his red drink.

Abductors Abandon 10-year-old Pupil in Bush

A 10-year-old pupil, Opeyemi Sotirin, has escaped from her abductors, after she was seized on Tuesday at her school in the Ibafo, Obafemi Owode Local Government Area of Ogun State.

PUNCH Metro learnt that the primary three pupil of Victory Edge Nursery and Primary School, was found loitering on the long bridge of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, after trekking kilometres from the bush where she was abandoned.

She was not injured by her captors.

76 year old woman kills 78 year old husband after he accused her of cheating

Investigators say a 76-year-old woman charged with murder in her husband's shooting told deputies she was angry because he accused her of cheating.
Aiken County deputies say Mary Todd also told the officers who came to her Beech Island home around 4 a.m. Tuesday that she drank too much before the confrontation.

Nicki Minaj lashes out at Perez Hilton over video controversy

So...yesterday, Nicki Minaj suffered some backlash on Instagram after she shared a video of herself in a fairy outfit and a magic wand on Saturday night. In the video, while walking with her entourage in a corridor, she pointed her wand at someone in a wheelchair and said "walk" amidst laughter from everyone there with her.

Angelina Jolie poses with children in beautiful photos taken by Husband Brad Pitt for W Magazine

In the latest issue of W Magazine, Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt gave fans a rare insight into their private life.
The black and white pictures, taken in 2008 by Husband Brad Pitt show the Oscar-winning beauty share a tender moment with her children at their family home in the South of France.

More mesmerizing pictures after the cut..

Couple arrested for leaving 3 month old baby in hot running water

Two people have been arrested and charged with child neglect after police say they left a 3-month-old baby unattended in hot running water, causing severe burns on the baby's body.
Marlon Valentine, 39, and Favian Houston, 29, both face charges of endangering the life of a child and child neglect.
Police say the two allegedly left the baby unattended in a sink smelling of urine with hot running water, causing second degree burns to five percent of the baby's body. Valentine and Houston also did not provide medical care for the child in a timely period, police said.

DCFS also removed two other children, ages 2 and 4, from their residence that appeared underweight and not properly cared for, police said. They were treated at a local hospital and released to another family member.

Valentine and Houston were taken into custody Friday and both posted bond.

ABC News

Banks to Demand BVN from Today

Deposit Money Banks will from today (Monday) begin to request for the Bank Verification Numbers from their customers before providing basic banking services.

This followed the Saturday expiration of the October 31, 2015 deadline set by the Central Bank of Nigeria for all bank customers to obtain their BVN.

S/East roads require urgent attention, says Osinbajo

Vice President Osinbajo, while answering questions from journamists at a wedding he attended at the Cathedral Church of the Good Shepherd, Anglican Communion, Enugu, during the weekend, said that the worst problem plaguing people of the South-Eastern area was bad roads, adding that the situation required urgent Federal Government attention.