Saturday, November 28, 2015
Up to two million people today turned out to see Pope Francis honour Ugandan Christian martyrs who were tortured and burned alive by a tyrant king.
Twenty-three Anglican and Twenty-Two Catholic martyrs were executed a century ago on the orders of King Mwanga II, of Buganda Kingdom in central Uganda. Their deaths between 1885 and 1887 were punishment for refusing to renounce their faith or submit to the ruler's alleged sexual advances.
During this morning's Mass, a somber Francis urged Catholics to follow in the Christians' missionary zeal and spread the faith at home and abroad.
The handwriting is on the wall ... looks like Kourtney Kardashian is giving Scott Disick another chance.
Kourtney and Scott went furniture shopping with Mason in Bev Hills Friday, and at one point Scott had his arm around his baby mama.
They also went to lunch together, without the kids, in Calabasas. As we reported, Kourtney says Scott seems like a different person after rehab, but some in the Kardashian brood are wary.
According to PM news, officials of the commission were said to have stormed Shoprite on Friday afternoon and drove everyone out and sealed off the massive premises, placing a seal order at the entrance.
The seal order notice read:
A fleet of 11 ghost ships containing the rotting remains of at least 20 sailors has washed up on the Japanese coastline, sparking an investigation in the country. The mysterious ships have given rise to numerous conspiracy theories in the country, as authorities battle to discover the identities of the bodies.
The mother of Nigeria's U-23 coach, Samson Siasia, Madame Ogere Siasia, 72, who was abducted from her home in Bayelsa on November 17th has been released by her kidnappers. The woman was released a few days ago unharmed. The Bayelsa police command confirmed her release but did not say if a ransom was paid for her release or if anyone has been arrested.
CELEBRITY LIFE: Michelle Obama Lovely in Pantsuit as she Takes Delivery of White House Christmas Tree
Selena Gomez takes over the cover of InStyle UK‘s January 2016 issue.
Here is what the 23-year-old entertainer had to share with the mag:
On growing up with a single mom: “We used to run out of gas on the highway. I still can’t wrap my head around what she did for me.”
Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton have taken their romance public … but not to her parents’ house.
On Thursday, Stefani, 46, was spotted arriving at her family’s home with her three sons, Kingston, Zuma and Apollo (with ex-husband Gavin Rossdale).
Lamar Odom is in desperate shape medically, but legally we're told he may get cut a break.
Law enforcement sources tell TMZ, the Nye County D.A. in Nevada is backing off the statements made by the Sheriff, who said there was a strong chance Lamar would be prosecuted for cocaine possession.
Anne Hathaway has a bun in the oven.
The Oscar winner and husband Adam Shulman are expecting their first child together, according to E! News.
“Anne is in her second trimester and feeling great,” a source told E!.
The site also shared a photo of Hathaway’s reported baby bump.
Actor, IK Ogbonna has shared a story of how his wife and 5 month old son were attacked by Lagos traffic robbers at mile 2. He shared photos:
-“You have to be ready mentally, physically and spiritually to face challenges that will come your way.
The Governor of Lagos State yesterday presented brand new vehicles, Motorcycles, Gunboats and Helicopters to the Police in Lagos State and the Rapid Response Squad, RRS. Though the President was billed to attend the occasion, but he was far away in Malta and was well represent by the Minister of Interior, Gen. Abdul Rahman Dambazzau.
Friday, November 27, 2015
International Business magazine, Bloomberg.com today published an article title "Buhari Bounce Becomes Bust as Nigeria Policies Irk Investors". The article states that President Buhari's policies since assuming office has continued to chase investors away and has dashed the hopes of many who believed in him when he assumed office. Read the full text of the article below.
Jada Pinkett Smith shared the photo on her Facebook page and wrote;
"Had the pleasure of meeting the brilliant and amazing Dr. Bennet Omalu. I'm so proud of Will's courage to tell Dr. Omalu's story. I can't wait for you guys to see it:)"
Actress Genevieve Nnaji covers the latest issue of Vanguard Allure alongside British-Nigerian actor, Oris Erhuero.
The Don who was a year older yesterday had a little celebration where he invited 30 people to dine with him as he celebrates his special day. We hear all the guests at the party went home with $600 each. Cool FM OAP, N^ shared the news on his instagram page. He wrote;
N6 captioned the photo “Tonite Has Been An Incredible Evening Im Sorry I Cant Give You Guys Details Of The Nite But Lets Just Say Everyone Who Came To Don Jazzys Birthday Party Tonite Went Home With At Least $600 And Im Talking At Least 30 People #Goodnite #Hbddonjazzy”
My husband is a gift and a testimony and for this, He shall be blessed in his spirit and soul. His body shall be full of vitality of the Lord, his life garnished with wealth and abundance, he is experiencing peace all around. I shall not mourn over him, because He is satisfied with long life, he shall live and take care of our children and I. He will eat the good of this land. The Lord will not take him where there is no grace. The Lord will keep our love alive and our marriage will be more fruitful than ever before.The lord will keep you safe and no man I say No man/Woman born of a woman can hurt/harm you..Every evil thrown your way shall be a reverse case to the sender..
I cover you with the blood & the fire of the Holy Ghost..Shine on Jesus gat you baby,Shine on my King.
"First Thanksgiving. #blessed"
Baby Reign is the youngest of three, behind sister Penelope Disick, 3, and Mason Disick, 5 , all three of which Kourtney had with her longtime partner, ex-boyfriend Scott Disick.
Tyga and Kylie are slowing things way down after their near split last week, and he's already moved out of her pad.
A source connected to the couple says they've decided things would be better if they increase their personal space by living under separate roofs. Tyga moved out of Kylie's house last week and into a rental in the Hollywood Hills.
Prince Harry paid an emotional visit to a 15-year-old orphan he befriended years ago, and the 2 have been close friends ever since.
Harry met Mutsu Postane in 2004, when he was just 4. Mutsu's parents had both died of AIDS, in an African country ravaged by the disease. The pic (above) shows them planting a peach tree together.