Tuesday, 22 May 2018

Any leader who can’t perform should get out of office - Obasanjo...naijacoolnews

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo today said any leader who cannot perform in office by providing leadership should get out of office.  
 Obasanjo, who spoke at the Lagos State University, LASU, Convocation lecture in Lagos, Southwest Nigeria said such a leader should not think of seeking re-election but to get out of office.  

The former President, though, did not mention the name of President Muhammadu Buhari in his speech, but his words betrayed him and pointed to the president. Obasanjo spoke on the “Role of tertiary education in promoting social cohesion and peace: Opportunities and Challenges for Nigeria.” He said four needs were basic features anyone leading a country must be ready to bring to fore because they worked together.

1,292 Nigerians have been killed in road accidents in the last three months - NBS...naijacoolnews

According to data from the National Bureau of Statistics, 1,292 Nigerians have been killed in road accidents in the last three months across the nation.
According to the NBS report, 1,292 Nigerians got killed in the road traffic crashes recorded in the first quarter of 2018, saying that 1,186 of the 1,292 Nigerians who got killed, representing 92% of the figure, were adults while the remaining 106 Nigerians, representing 8% of the figure, were children.
The report added that 1,008 male Nigerians, representing 78%, got killed in road crashes in the first quarter while 284 female Nigerians, representing 22% got killed.

Black Bishop who preached at Meghan Markle's wedding thought his invitation was an "April Fool’s joke" ...naijacoolnews

Bishop Michael Curry became an internet sensation after he gave a very moving sermon at Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's wedding. He has now told of his surprise at being invited to speak at the royal wedding and said he thought it was an "April Fool’s joke".
Curry's sermon focused on "the power of love". It was an instant hit on social media and became the most-tweeted about moment of the royal wedding.
The sermon amassed 40,000 tweets per minute on the wedding day, with many praising the American preacher for his passionate and unconventional speech, in which he mentioned slavery and quoted Martin Luther King Jr.

Monday, 21 May 2018

Breaking: Arsenal set to appoint Unai Emery as new manager to replace Arsene Wenger...naijacoolnews

New reports from Arsenal says the English club is set to appoint Unai Emery as their new manager.
Manchester City assistant manager and former Gunners captain Mikel Arteta was a strong favourite to succeed Arsene Wenger but  Emery emerged as the unanimous choice following a recruitment process in which all candidates were spoken to.
The 46-year-old Spaniard is available after leaving Paris St-Germain where he won one Ligue 1 title and four domestic cups in two seasons in charge. Previously he guided Sevilla to three consecutive Europa League triumphs between 2014 and 2016.

Stephens Inc. AR Has $8.61 Million Holdings in General Electric (GE)...naijacoolnews

Stephens Inc. AR lessened its position in shares of General Electric (NYSE:GE) by 13.3% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 493,153 shares of the conglomerate’s stock after selling 75,404 shares during the quarter. Stephens Inc. AR’s holdings in General Electric were worth $8,606,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.
Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC raised its position in shares of General Electric by 4,215.4% in the 3rd quarter.

GE to Merge Rail Division With Wabtec in $11 Billion Deal...naijacoolnews

General Electric Co. GE -0.40% agreed to merge its railroad business with Wabtec Corp. WAB 1.10% in a deal valued at about $11 billion, letting GE raise some cash to fund its turnaround and shed one of its oldest operations.
The transaction is the first major portfolio move in new GE CEO John Flannery’s attempt to revamp the struggling conglomerate. Wabtec, formerly known as Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp., makes equipment for transit systems and freight railroads and has a market value of about $9 billion, based on Friday’s closing price.
GE will receive $2.9 billion in cash at closing. GE shareholders will own 40.2% of the combined company, with GE owning about 9.9% after the deal.

Sunday, 20 May 2018

Wow savage stuns OK UFC...

GABRIEL Benitez took just 40 seconds to put Humberto Bandenay to sleep in their featherweight clash at UFC Chile on Sunday (AEST).
Bandenay locked in an armbar after Benitez dropped him but he didn't stay on the ground for long. Benitez picked the Peruvian up and slammed him before landing a couple of punches and Bandenay was out for the count.

Thursday, 17 May 2018

Qatar, DowntownDC Pay for Metro to Stay Open Late for Caps Game 4....naijacoolnews

Metro will in fact stay open late Thursday night thanks to the nation of Qatar.
The DowntownDC Business Improvement District made a deal with Qatar to pay $100,000 for an extra hour of service for the Washington Capitals' playoff game against the Tampa Bay Lightning at CapitolOne Arena.
D.C. Councilmember and Metro Board Chairman Jack Evans tweeted: "The @DowntownDCBID and Qatar stepped up to make sure Caps fans can enjoy the entire game by ensuring @wmata runs late night service. Thank you to to everyone who worked hard to make this possible. #ALLCAPS!"
After Metro's regular closing time, Caps fans can enter the system at three stations: Gallery Place, Metro Center (11th & G street entrance only) or Judiciary Square (F Street entrance only). All other stations will be "exit only," Metro said.

Trump didn't know the difference between HPV and HIV, Bill Gates says...naijacoolnews

What do a couple billionaires talk about when they meet? In the case of President Trump and Microsoft founder Bill Gates, it turns out they talk about sexually transmitted diseases.
In a video obtained by MSNBC, Gates revealed that on two occasions he met with Trump after the election, once at Trump Tower in December 2016 and then in March 2017 at the White House, Trump asked him if human immune deficiency virus and human papillomavirus were the same thing.  
"Both times he wanted to know if there was a difference between HIV and HPV. So, I was able to explain that those are rarely confused with each other," Gates told the audience that began to roll with laughter. 
Gates was speaking during a meeting of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation staff earlier this week, according to MSNBC host Chris Hayes.

Cut Deadpool 2 Post-Credits Scene Might Go Too Far...naijacoolnews

As is standard with modern comic book movies, Deadpool 2 includes a bonus scene during the credits as a special treat for fans. According to the writers of the film, though, it's not the scene originally shot for the end of the movie. However, the initial plan just didn't sit well with audiences when tested.
According to Rhett Reese, one of the movie's writers, the Merc with a Mouth was going to use Cable's time travel abilities in one very interesting way. "Deadpool goes back and kills baby Hitler at the very end. That's what was supposed to happen," he tells UpRoxx. "We shot it and we put it in front of an audience. He's got the crib and he's standing in the German nursery and he's leaning over the crib to do it and there was kind of this, 'ohhhhh.' And we thought we don't want to leave the crowd on an 'ohhhhh.' So it ended up coming out."

Club Santos vs. Toluca, 2018 Liga MX Clausura Final: Time, TV Schedule and live stream....naijacolnews

Two overachieving outsiders face off for a chance to lift the 2018 Clausura trophy when Santos Laguna welcome the Diablos Rojos of Toluca in the First Leg of the Liga MX Final.
Santos Laguna will, no doubt, come in as the brighter of the two sides after taking down the defending champions Tigres and crushing favorites Club América. However, Toluca, while not having an outstanding Liguilla, were abnormally difficult to stop during the regular season and will look to cap off an amazing year with another league trophy.

After New Yorker's racist rant goes viral, his law firm gets pummeled with 1-star Yelp reviews...

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The Yelp logo is displayed in the window of a restaurant in New York.
Aaron Schlossberg, a New York-based lawyer, became internet famous on Wednesday for the worst of reasons: a racist rant that went viral.
Schlossberg was captured on a smartphone video yelling at employees in the restaurant Fresh Kitchen in midtown Manhattan. His complaint was that the workers were speaking Spanish to customers.

Wednesday, 16 May 2018

Meghan Markle's half sister blasts her in new video, says she won't stop talking about her to the press...

Meghan Markle's half-sister, Samantha Markle has said Meghan can't make her stop talking to the press because she's American and has the right to free speech.
Samantha, who has constantly badmouthed Meghan Markle to the press, told TMZ that whatever censorship laws that operate in the U.K. doesn't apply to her in the US and she will keep talking about Meghan's relationship, or lack thereof, with her father's side of the family.

Prince George and Princess Charlotte announced among bridesmaids and pageboys for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding..

The palace has announced the bridesmaids and pageboys for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding this coming Saturday.
Princess Charlotte and Prince George will be joined by the three children of bride-to-be's best friend and Harry and Meghan's godchildren as the bridesmaids and pageboys for the wedding ceremony which will take place at St George's Chapel in Windsor Castle, Berkshire.
Here is the full list:

Suspected ritualists apprehended with roasted babies in Uganda...

Police in Uganda have arrested two men after they apprehended with bodies of roasted babies. The men at different times reportedly abducted the babies, roasted them and were to used them for ritual purposes.

Twitter user @solomonkibs73 who shared the photos of the men online, wrote
''Men caught with dried babies Wrapped with different clothes And ropes. All you are seeing here on the floor are dried babies,his girlfriend leads the police to his arrest when their one month old baby suddenly got missing''.

Tuesday, 15 May 2018

Jayson Tatum is a breakout star of the NBA playoffs. So is his hair.

BOSTON — In his rookie season, Jayson Tatum has emerged as perhaps the next great young player for the Boston Celtics. He has blossomed in the Eastern Conference playoffs, joining Donovan Mitchell of the Utah Jazz as the only rookies to score 20 or more points in seven consecutive postseason games since Julius Erving did it in the ABA in 1972. Tatum is a big reason the depleted Celtics are not only in the conference finals, but leading LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, one game to zip.

Man cuts his own pen!s out of excitement from watching porn...naijacoolnews

A Thai man sliced off his own penis with a knife while watching porn and had to be rushed to the hospital as a result.
Whisanu Srisanao, 30, was watching hardcore porn on his smartphone in his apartment when the video "sent him into a frenzy". He then began slicing the skin from his penis in an outrageous act of sadomasochism.
Whisanu only came to his senses when blood started pouring uncontrollably from his penis. He then panicked and called paramedics.
Doctors arrived the fourth-floor apartment in the Khet Nong Chok district of Bangkok at 10.45pm to find him naked and holding his genitals. He told them he was watching porn and blamed the videos for making him cut his penis.

Best way to identify a fake phone Infinity, Tecno smartphones,Itel

One of the things to avoid when buying a new phone is falling a victim for the fake ones because counterfeiters are restless in cloning fake phones. When the decision comes to buy a phone, the first plan is to avoid the fake one.

Sometimes, we make a week long consultation just to make sure we don't buy a fake phone and is very painful when one buy a fake phone especially with hard earned money.
How You Can Identify A Fake Itel, Infinixand Tecno Smartphones

Monday, 14 May 2018

The World's hottest grandmother, 47, shares the secret to her age-defying looks....naijacoolnews

Australian blonde beauty, Gina Stewart, 47, who is regarded by many as the 'world's hottest grandmother' has revealed the secret to her age-defying looks that saw her lose 15kg. 
Gina, a single mother to four children,  James, 27, Casey, 25, Cody, 22, four-year-old daughter Summer and a 10-month-old granddaughter credited her incredibly youthful appearance to her daily diet.
According to the Gold Coast-born, she usually eats eggs to kickstart for breakfast and enjoys rye cracker, cottage cheese and avocado for lunch.
For dinner, she eats either chicken, fish or turkey mince with salad or beans, broccoli and sweet potato.
She also gave up alcohol two years ago and doesn't drink coffee.

21-year-old South African student was shot and killed by boyfriend after she tried to end the relationship...naijacoolnews

Jabulile NhlapoNhlapo, a 21-year-old University of South Africa student was allegedly shot and killed by an ex-boyfriend, at a commune in Vanderbjilpark on Tuesday.
Her friends said they saw the writing on the wall and feared for her life but they didn't know how to stop it.
"We saw the signs that something bad was going to happen to Jabu but we didn't know how to stop it," her friend Thando Miya said.

Sunday, 13 May 2018

Cardi B deletes her Instagram account as her feud with Azealia Banks gets messier ...

The feud between Cardi B and Azealia Bank has left the rap sensation with no other option than to delete her Instagram account after things got messier yesterday.
As earlier reported, It all started after Azealia appeared on The Breakfast Club on Friday, where she discussed some topics like Donald Trump, Kanye West, her upcoming music, as well as her previous criticism of Cardi B.
When confronted about calling the Cardi B “an illiterate rat” back in February, she described Cardi as a “caricature of a black woman that black women themselves would never be able to get away from.”
After the interview aired, the pair dragged each other on Twitter.
Last night, the female rappers continued their feud and went hard on each other, before Cardi who is seven months pregnant with her first child deleted her Instagram account as she couldn't handle the drama anymore
See screenshots below.

Wednesday, 2 May 2018

Even a moron knows you have failed - Obasanjo attacks Buhari again.....

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has once again hit hard the Buhari led administration. In a statement released by his media aide, Kehinde Akinyemi today, Obasanjo said some supporters of the Buhari-led administration are peddling rumors that he is now in support of his re-election bid.
According to the former president, this is not true as the poor performance of this administration can be seen by all and sundry. He says he cannot endorse failure.

Kim Kardashian pictures of her day at Disneyland with Saint and North, after welcoming baby Psalm

She joined the hundreds of families taking their children to Disneyland on Wednesday.  And Kim Kardashian shared some of her memories o...