Friday 15 September 2017

This Weekend In Lagos, A Nigerian Comic Con With A Difference

Come Saturday, on the 16th of September in Lagos, Nigeria, fans will throng the annual Lagos

Comic-Con. About 5,000 attendees expected from around the world. And to think the first one held in 2012 had about 300 guests. The numbers of guests continue to grow, as the comic book industry continues to expand in the African nation with an estimated population of 200 million people.

IS Claim London Blast, Threat Now Critical

A homemade bomb on a packed rush-hour commuter train in London engulfed a carriage in flames and injured 29 people but apparently failed to fully explode in Britain's fifth major terrorism incident this year.

Passengers heading into the British capital fled in panic after the blast as the train was about to depart Parsons Green station in West London at 8.20am.

Agric: WANEP, Oxfam organise workshop for stakeholders

The West Africa Network For Peace Building (WANEP) in collaboration with (OXFAM) has organised a one-day sensitization workshop for key stakeholders in the Agricultural sector in Kebbi state.

IPOB Denies Being A Terrorist Group

The Indigenous People of Biafra has reacted to the declaration by the Defence Headquarters that the group is a terrorist organisation.

BREAKING: Nigerian Military declares IPOB “terrorist organisation”

The Nigerian military has declared the pro-Biafra separatist group, IPOB, a “terrorist organisation.”

Registration for 2017 QMA beauty pageant closes Sept 30

...Hundreds of beautiful ladies eye brand new car, N5m cash, other prizes

Nigeria’s first upscale cultural beauty competition, Queen Móremí Àjàsorò (QMA) beauty pageant is generating huge excitement among beautiful Nigerian ladies as over 500 damsels have registered to participate in the 2017 edition of the competition.

London Tube explosion: British police dismiss Donald Trump tweet about terror suspect as ‘speculation’

Donald Trump's tweet claiming that the perpetrator behind an explosion on a Tube train was known to British security services is "speculation", police say.

A Female Circus Performer Is DRAGGED TO DEATH By A Horse . . . In Front Of A LIVE AUDIENCE

A horrific moment was caught on tape in ussia. The video showed a talented performer that was killed after being dragged by a horse at an acrobatic show in Russia.

Security guard accidentally shoots himself then invents imaginary black man to blame it on

A university security officer is facing charges after he made up an imaginary black assailant to avoid admitting to accidentally shooting himself.

“Davido Is Going To Regret Having Baby Mamas When He Grows Up” – Eedris Abdulkareem

Nigerian Rapper Eedris Abdulkareem in a chat with LIB has weighed in on the ongoing Babymama trend hovering around the Nigerian Entertainment Industry.

Breaking : Lautech Reopens

The embattled Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, is set resume activities at the university on Friday, September 15, 2017.

“I Hereby Announce To You That Our Marriage Has Failed” – Nigerian Man Whose Lavish Wedding Became Viral Announces Its End 10 Months After

Barely a year after Donkwe Darlington’s wedding – one of the biggest events talked about at the time – went viral, it has come to a fatal end to everyone’s utmost surprise.

Nigeria starts sale of N100 billion Sukuk

The Nigerian government on Thursday announced the commencement of the sale of a N100 billion ($326 million) debut sovereign Sukuk on the local market.

Organisers roll out handsome prizes for Queen Moremi Ajasoro 2017 beauty pageant

As preparations for this year’s edition of Queen Moremi Ajasoro (QMA)beauty pageant get underway, organisers of the yearly event have rolled out mouth watering prizes for the next coveted queen and other contestants.

Passengers burnt in London Underground train incident

Passengers were seen “badly burned” following a possible explosion on a London Underground train, eyewitnesses said on Friday, as emergency services said they were responding to an “incident”.

Witnesses reported seeing passengers who had suffered facial burns and had hair coming off, with at least two women seen being treated by medics amid scenes of panic during rush hour.

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