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Thursday, June 30, 2011

Just another Crazy Picture


See A/C in this mud house.. It's even split again.

WalMart to Open in Nigeria


Walmart, America's foremost low-price merchandise retail store, is planning to open two stores in Nigeria soon. Nigeria's Ambassador to the United States, Prof. Ade Adefuye, told the Empowered Newswire on Wednesday that representatives from the famous retail store had visited him at the Nigerian Embassy in Washington DC as regards the plan to open the retail store in Nigeria.


"It is an indication of the growing confidence in Nigeria's economy," Adefuye stated, adding that he was currently engaging with the leading US store on the conditions and requirements that would have to be met to do business in Nigeria.

WalMart currently employs about 2.1million employees and the CNN ranked it as the biggest global company last year, saying that, despite the global recession, the discount retailer's bargain prices continued to lure consumers worldwide.

The company's plan to open stores in Nigeria is part of the strategy of its leadership team, led by its new President/Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Michael Duke.

At the company's AGM last year, Duke was reported as saying that global markets were "becoming an even bigger and more important part of our company." - Punch

'Planking' death puts spotlight on bizarre Web craze



Apparently lying face down is all it takes to create an Internet phenomenon.
An obscure activity called "planking" is garnering international exposure after an Australian man fell to his death last week while attempting to take part in the online fad.

Planking takes its name from how players mimic a wooden board by lying rigid -- preferably in a public place or on an unusual spot, such as a washing machine, a sign or a railing. The point is to post a wacky planking photo online. But Acton Beale, the 20-year-old Aussie who fell seven stories while planking on a high-rise balcony, upped the ante to fatal consequences, police said.

coiled out of:- cnn.com

Wednesday, June 29, 2011

“I feel cheated. I should have won”- Grace Ndam (Miss Lagos/MBGN ECOWAS)


Grace Ndam Sumuko was 3rd runner up at MBGN 2011 that held on Saturday evening, June 24. Here's what she told reporters after pageant - "I feel cheated. That is how I feel. I was expecting more than what I got. Didn't you watch the competition? Everyone knew I should have been the winner and someone who didn't even answer her questions properly became the winner. I don't understand it. I'm very hurt"

Daughter Of INEC Commissioner in Rivers State kidnapped


The daughter of Mr. Aniedi Ikoiwak, who serves as the Independent National Electoral Commission resident commissioner in Rivers state, 11-year-old  Utibeabasi A. Ikoiwak has been kidnapped. She was kidnapped at the premises of Abundance Life Ministries church on Ikot Idon Road in Eket Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State On 19 June 2011. Her abductors have demanded a ransom of N100 million.

Ms. Utibe (pictured above) is a year 2 Junior Secondary School student and only daughter of her parents.

Funmi Iyanda turns down being a presenter on CNN


She explains why "Surely, that would have taken my career backward. Why would I want to be a presenter on CNN when I make shows that CNN would happily commission and buy? I have been offered several shows to produce and host for a number of international platforms. Two are in development, both are continental and audacious. If CNN offered me my own Piers Morgan type of gig, then yes! You know what would be great? If I am able to do the same for a coalition of NTA, AIT and Channels.
Right now the policies and economies that are against it are daunting but time will tell."

Monday, June 27, 2011

2nd semester exam kicks off in Lead City University...


To God be the glory!!! The much awaited second semester examination kicked off today the 27th of June 2011. Wishing myself and every Lead City Student success in this examination.

Ehee ehee LCU please release our first semester result now...!!! Where is this done start one exam without bringing out the results from the previous one.....

Sunday, June 26, 2011

With Nigeria All things are Posible

Sylvia Nduka becoms most beautiful girl in Nigeria 2011


Most Beautiful Girl In Nigeria 2011 is Sylvia Nduka, a University of Lagos Accountancy undergraduate from Anambra State. Apart from the title, Sylvia also won N3m cash prize and a brand new Hyundai car. Congrats to her.

New Miss Nigeria already 'gbaguning' on twitter

Formal Miss. Taraba who was crowned Miss. Nigeria a few hours ago is already 'Gbaguning' like crazy on twitter...



On the bright side, we are happy to inform you all that the "Miss Taraba Twiter Profile" is a FAKE and someone is really hating on her.

Saturday, June 25, 2011

Mr. Kwara (Ayotunde) becomes Mr. Ideal Nigeria 2011


After yesterday's competition Ayotunde a formal student and past social director of Bbcock university emerged as the 2nd Mr. Ideal Nigeria (2011). Details and pictures from the event coming soon....

Cadbury Ad Deemed Inoffensive


Last month Naomi Campbell pitched a fit after Cadbury Chocolates compared her to a chocolate bar in their ad campaign. Cadbury then apologized to her but the Advertising Standards Authority disagrees. A final report from the ASA determined the ad was, "likely to be understood to refer to Naomi Campbell's reputation for 'diva-style' behavior rather than her race. On this basis the council decided that the ad was unlikely to be seen as racist or to cause serious or widespread offense."

Actress Uche Jumbo Survives Car Crash


The incident occurred late last night, Friday June 24, around 12 midnight. The FJ Cruiser which was being driven by the actress hit another car head-on along the Lekki/Chevron area of Lagos. Fortunately, no lives were lost. But Uche had to go to the hospital, though she's since returned home. May God be praised.

Uche tweeted this morning: "Thank U lord 4 d gift of life! Only U lord did this! Thank U my rock!"

Pics thanks to Stella Dimoko Korkus

Nigerian Football Federation Kicks Women Off Team For Being Lesbian


It seems the Nigerian Football Federation have been conducting a witch-hunt to find lesbians in the national team and ban them from playing in the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup which kicks off tomorrow June 26 in Germany. The team's coach recently bragged to the New York Times that she has dealt with 'The big problem' of lesbianism in her team.

Please what has lesbianism got to do with playing football? And what is the big problem there? I hope FIFA reacts to this fast.. Come on it's like telling me all male professional models are straight people....

Charly Boy turns 60, photos from his birthday party

The Area father turned 60 years old some days ago and the father of eight and grandfather treated family and friends to a birthday shindig at his home in Abuja. Pictures when you continue:






Pics from: Linda Ikeji

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Don Jazzy Explains How D'Banj Sealed the Deal With Kanye West

In an exclusive interview with Encomium Magazine, Don Jazzy revealed the way that D'Banj scored the chance meeting with Kanye West to led to their signing with G.O.O.D. Music. He said:-
 
Sometime in November last year, D'Banj and the crew went for a wedding that had a lot of celebrities and artists in Dubai. And when they finished performing, they were set to come back to Lagos. At the airport, D'Banj was mistaken for Kanye West because of his dressing and swagger, especially the taxi drivers who were displaying their placards with different inscriptions indicating their love and support for Kanye. They rushed at D'Banj and shouted Mr. Kanye West, we love your music. He however made them realise he was not Kanye but a singer from Nigeria. After the drama, D'Banj sensed that Kanye West was being expected at the airport which explained why the drivers were waiting for his arrival, so they decided to wait to see if they could talk to him.
 
When Kanye arrived, a member of D'Banj's entourage, Mr. Bankole approached Kanye West in a very respectful manner and introduced himself as D'Banj's manager, one of the greatest artists in Africa and Kanye was willing to listen to what they had to say. D'Banj introduced himself and showered accolades on Kanye West. He played him some of his songs on ipad and told him he just finished an international collaboration with Snoop Dogg.

After listening to the songs, Kanye was amazed that the songs were coming from Africa. Kanye asked for the producer of the songs and D'Banj told him it was Don Jazzy but Don Jazzy wasn't there with them in Dubai. Kanye asked D'Banj when he would be coming to the US and D'Banj told him we would be coming to shoot the video with Snoop. Kanye then told D'Banj to meet him in New York before the video shoot. The day we went to New York, we called his manager because Kanye does not use a phone and we met in Wyclef's studio called Platinum in NY around 6pm. We played Kanye more songs and he was really impressed. He proposed to buy us into his record label G.O.O.D Music but told us he would discuss with his management team and get back to us. After six months, we got the news on June 9 that myself and D'Banj have been signed.

Source: Linda Ikeji

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Meet STAGED and his brand new singles


Meet Ogo-Emmanuel Tosin a 300Level student of economics at Lead City University who goes by the stage name "STAGED". Staged is an upcoming music artist who is fast gaining momentum in the Nigerian music industry. He recently was proclaimed with the tittle of Mr. Rock 'N' Rule, Ibadan a show set up by telecoms giant Globacom Nigeria.

Just recently he dropped two new singles and TRENDS by Bukchris has the honor to be the first to get the songs on the web...

The fist song is tittle "Baby is it you"

Baby is it u by bukchris

The second is tittled "Otutu"

Otutu mu mi by bukchris

Picture of the Day


Model: Modupe

Monday, June 20, 2011

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Follow us now by CLICKING ME Thank you all...

Sunday, June 19, 2011

Happy Father's Day OTUNBA



Happy Father's day to the bestest daddy in the whole world!!!

Sir Shina Peters set to release new album

 
The Juju maestro told reporters he's working on an album that will rock the music scene, an album that will beat his previous albums, Ace and Afro Juju. The new album will be produced by Ace producer, Laolu Akins and will be released into the market in less than two months.

Friday, June 17, 2011

official Video: Mo''Hits meets GOOD music


You all saw it here first that Mo''Hits has been signed to Good music records by US rapper Kanye West. If you did not see that post CLICK HERE now to view it. Again TRENDS by Bukchris is glad to be the first to bring to you all the official video of Mo' Hits meeting GOOD music crew.. Don't even waste your time searching youtube because you won't find it at all...

video

Now for a little behind the scene with Uncle Aje OluwaSnoop Baba and the Koko Master himself Mr. Endowned D' Banj.

video

Fela and Fola Fagbure befor and after


So why the hype about this picture? Well they are the master minds behind ALEX FOLZI creativity....

World renowned Saxophonist, Kenny G, set to perform in Lagos

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

What's with the picture

Funke Akindele poses

The search has begun to find the next Elite Supermodel 2011.


Elite model Management  PARIS is organizing a nationwide search in Nigeria. It is an essential form of scouting for Elite's 37 worldwide agencies. 
Over the years, Elite has developed an unrivaled ability to scout new talent through the Elite Model Look competition thus proving to be an instant and guaranteed boost to the winners' modeling careers, surpassing any of their dreams.

Clash of the Champions



It's the most talked about party in town now. If you not there then you dulling big time.

Date:- 16th of May 2011
Venue:- Kokodome, Ibadan
Tax: regular- N3000 VIP-N5000

Picture of the Day

Thursday, June 9, 2011

It's Official: D'banj Signs with G.O.O.D. Music

D'Banj made this offical on his twitter page early this morning. Also on the label are Common, John Legend, Kid Cudi and Kanye West himself. Congrats to them o. Nigeria is finally gaining international attention...

HOT SEX IN BIG BROTHER HOUSE!!!


Hot sex video below viewer are adviced... This happened on sunday night in the Big Brother House... It's really AMPLIFIED...


Stephanie Okereke Gets N20m Endorsement Deal




Sourses from Stella Dimoko Korkus, has it that a Japanese hair company called Kaneka Corporation is about to sign actress Stephanie Okereke as brand ambassador for a fee of N20m for a 1yr contract. The actress recently met with the Japanese people to round off the deal.

Rita Dominic tries new look


Wednesday, June 8, 2011

A Wedding Joke

Am not commenting on this

Na wa for the cake o!! just cup cakes and tissue paper with a wooden stand
Like WTF?!!!

Sunday, June 5, 2011

Motivation by Tunde Adebo

TOMORROW IS THE BUSIEST DAY OF THE WEEK
"You pile up enouch tomorrows,and you'll find you've collected a lot of empty yesterdays" -Harrold Hill

Some thought yesterday, that today was a distant futu-e until it came knocking at the door. The day after today is not the best time to plan for your tomorrow. If you have a well to dig now, don't postpone it. If you have a hill to move, do not delay if for another day. Tomorrow has its own full contents. It provides no space for yesterday's leftovers.

A Scottish proverb says " What may be done someday will be done no day". There are seven days in a week and someday is not one of them. If you desire to accomplish your dream then you will need to schedule real specific days and times for when you are going to work on them; this will greatly help in bringing your dream into fulfilment.

Saturday, June 4, 2011

Ini Edo goes topless in new photo shoot

Friday, June 3, 2011

Motivation by Tunde Adebo


You  must resolve not to be discouraged even when things are going tough.. Many have thrown in the towel – they gave up at the  most painful time in their pursuit of destiny  forgetting that travail preceeds triumph and that without pain their is no pleasure.

Thomas Edison said and I quote, "Many of life's failures are peolpe who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up." So, don't quit. 

You are close to your goal. It is always too early to quit. Ross Perot, the American Billonaire and one time  independent presidential candidate once said " Most people give up just when they are about to achieve success. They quit on the one yard line. They give up at the last minute of the game one foot from a winning touchdown". In the end the  pain of quitting is more than the price of moving forward while the pain lasts.

Dr Robert Gilbert gave the story of a  group of skiers, who camped on a skiing site, and went all at once to ski. John, one of the skiers, wanted to try a steep slope so he asked the group, " Does anyone want to ski down the slope?" The entire group refused; but fearless as he was, John went down the slope on his own.

An hour later as he skied, he fell through a crack and wounded his arm. His blood froze around his arm. He needed to get back. So he walked when he couldn't ski, and crawled when he couldn't walk.

Every move forward was painful. He wanted to give up. But he kept at it. After seventeen miles of painful crawling, he gave up. His body froze and, minutes later, he died. Next day, the storm had passed. Skiers woke up and one step from the camp they found a body. It was John's.

Stick to the fight even when the going gets tough. At times, one more move is what makes the difference between success and failure. Believe and you see the glory of God. If you think you can, then you can. 

William Shakespeare said " Our doubts are traitors, and make us lose the good we often might win, by fearing to attempt". Everything in life is hard before it becomes easy. Yet life will remain hard if we fail to move beyond the rough beginning. Until you plough your field you don't plant your seed. Don't be afraid of tough beginning. It's only the initial impression. 

Napoleon Hill once said " Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit" It is when things get tough and you don't quit that success come. In the book Inspire the sleeping giant within, a story was told of a man that met a guru on the road. The man asks the guru " Which way is success? The bearded sage speaks not but points to a distant direction. The man thrilled by the prospect of quick and easy success, rushes in the direction the man pointed to. Suddenly, there comes a  loud " Splat!!!" Eventually, the man limps back, tattered and stunned, assumming he must have misinterpreted  the message. He repeats the question to the guru, who again points silently in the same direction. The man obediently walks off once more. This time the splat is deafening, and when the man crawls back, he was bloody, broken, tattered, and irate. " I asked you which way is success" he screamed at the guru. " I followed the direction you indicated, and all I got was splatted! . No more of this pointing thing. Talk!"

Then the guru spoke and said " Success is that way. just a little after the splat."


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