Another year and Swedish YouTuber PewDiePie is back on top of Forbes‘ highest paid YouTube stars list. Unsurprisingly, the 26-year-old’s account boasts the most subscribers on the platform, with 49.6 million as of press time. However, PewDiePie (real name Felix Kjellberg) recently announced that he would be deleting his YouTube channel once he hits 50 million subscribers after suggesting that the platform is promoting only clickbait through its “Recommended Videos” algorithm and hurting content creators’ views in the process. Continue reading
Meghan Rusk, better known as @phunky_town to her 14,600 followers onInstagram, has been posting festive, fun, superchic eye-makeup looks with funny names like Christmas Bacon and Burt Gingerbread Man.
“I love creating liner looks, and the holiday season is my favorite time of the year,” she told Allure. “Decorating my house the way I dream of is not economically feasible at this point in my life, so I decided I could combine my love of the holidays into my work to make up for it.”
Protesters in Blantyre
Thousands of Malawians across the country on Tuesday marched against the tabling of Abortion Bill and also to urge the Malawi Government to say no to homosexuality.
This followed speculations that the Parliament currently sitting in Lilongwe had queued up the Abortion Bill for debate but government has since refuted the speculations. Continue reading
Uber has started tracking users for five minutes before and after exiting their ride, the company recently announced in its update.
It may not be as intense as CIA-level spying, but users aren’t very comfortable with the update. Continue reading
During a Church service, Apostle Johnson Suleiman of Omega Fire Ministries (OFM) declared that popular Ponzi Scheme MMM is not of God and Demonic. Continue reading
The Fake U.S. Embassy in Ghana
In a joint operation by the Assistant Regional Security Officer Investigator (ARSO-I) at the real U.S. Embassy in Accra, the Ghana Police Force, Ghana Detectives Bureau, and other international partners, a fake U.S. Embassy which has been issuing legitimate Visas for 10 years was shut down and the criminals arrested. Continue reading
The University of Jos has suspended an associate professor of law, who was allegedly caught cheating during an examination on May 4, Premium Times reports Benedicta Dauda, a former head of the Department of Jurisprudence and International Law of the Faculty of Law was allegedly caught copying from a prepared answer during an examination for a Master’s degree in Research and Public Policy in the Faculty of Social Sciences. Continue reading
The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a security guard, Haruna Abubakar, in Ibeju-Lekki, Lagos State, for allegedly killing his friend.
PUNCH Metro learnt that Abubakar and the victim, a herdsman, whose name had yet to be ascertained, worked on a farm in the area. Continue reading
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump
Election officials in the U.S. state of Michigan have been ordered by a federal judge to begin massive hand recount of the nearly five million ballots cast in the presidential election. Continue reading
Hameed Ali, Comptroller-General Nigeria Customs Service (NCS)
The Federal Government has banned the importation of vehicles into the country through land borders.
In a statement on Monday in Abuja, Wale Adeniyi, the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Public Relations Officer, stated that “the prohibition order covers all new and used vehicles”. Continue reading
FRSC Boss: Boboye Oyeyemi
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Monday urged the public to ignore reports going round that the corps had started distributing and mandating its personnel to carry arms.
Bisi Kazeem, FRSC Head of Media Relations and Strategy, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the rumour was being circulated by mischievous elements seeking to provoke disorder in the society Continue reading
His Imperial Majesty Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II will, from today, play host to thousands of people from different parts of the world to celebrate his benignant reign and the rich cultural background of Ile-ife. Continue reading
This is just bad sewing! Russell Solomon is a new urban Nigerian menswear cult brand that mixes street, urban and formal wear sensibilities to come up with its own interpretation of a contemporary menswear staples. It’s a cool brand made for cool kids by menswear stylist turned designer – Gabriel Solomon. Take a look below…
What is going on? Ubi Franklin reflected on his relationship with his wife, shared his regret over taking down a video he shared of him dancing with his wife and thanked God for always coming through for him. Read what he wrote after the cut.. Continue reading
Singer, R. Kelly kicked off his “12 Nights of Christmas” concert Friday night at the legendary Fox Theatre. Then he walked to a female fan and asked her to wipe his face, chin, tongue, everywhere. Then he got up to continue singing and said “Now grab it”, the female fan grabbed a handful of his junk. Continue reading
A Twitter user said Korede Bello is Don Jazzy’s worst investment, adding that it was worse than D’Prince. Don Jazzy decided to school the fan on Korede’s worth. More tweets after the cut…
Blac Chyna is gradually saying bye to street style, but why do I think this will not last long? Since Kim Kardashian became the producer of her TV series Rob & Chyna. Chyna now looks a lot classier and elegant. She shared the photo above on her IG page for a MAC fragrance ad, CandyYumYum, and captioned it “Hot. Assertive. Proactive. Intriguing. AND Fun! #IAmCandyYumYum #MACambassador
Lol, forgive me in advance but this is sunday, let us try and help some people’s market today! Nigerian male Barbie, Idris Okuneye who’s currently in London with his ‘bae’ looks lovely in new makeup photos. More photos after the cut…
Okoro Uchechi Precious
Congratulations to Okoro Uchechi Precious, a graduate of Agricultural Economics from the Federal University of Technology (Owerri), for bagging the Best Graduating Student Award in the University’s School of Agriculture and Agricultural Technology (SAAT). Continue reading
Nigeria’s Super Falcons on Saturday beat Cameroon’s female National team, Indomitable Lioness, 1-0, to emerge the winners of the 2016 Africa Women’s Cup of Nations. Desire Oparanozie scored the only goal that gave Nigeria victory and this will be the eight time Nigeria will win the title.