All The Photos From The Crowning of Pamela Peter-Vigboro Leesi As Miss Nigeria 2015

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On Saturday Nov, 7 a new Miss Nigeria was crowned at a lavish ceremony which went down at The Oriental Hotel in Lagos.

Pamela Peter-Vigboro Leesi, representing Cross River was crowned the new Queen taking over from Ezinne Akudo the outgoing queen.

The event was hosted by Osas Ighodaro with performances by Harrysongs.

Check on all the red carpet and event photos after the jump

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Femi Adesina Attributes U17 World Cup Win To Buhari & Gets Blasted By Twitter Nigeria.

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Earlier today the Golden Eaglets of Nigeria won the Under 17 World Cup for the 5th time, beating Mali 2 – 0.

READ RELATED: Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets Win U-17 World Cup! See All The Celebratory Photos From Chile.

For some reason President Muhammadu Buhari‘s Special Adviser On Media & Publicity – Femi Adesina, decided to attribute the team’s success to PMB, writing on Twitter

Basketball champ. Scrabble champ. Under 17 World Cup champ. All under PMB. Nigerians ain’t seen nothing yet. True change is here. Congrats.

This tweet did not go down well with Nigerian Twitter who promptly put Mr. Adesina on blast! Read some of their tweets after the jump

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Heads Are Rolling Over MTN $5.2 Billion NCC Fine, CEO – Sifiso Dabengwa, Resigns

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Telecommunications giant CEO, Sifiso Dabengwa has resigned following the $5.2 Billion fine levied against the African communication giant by  the Nigerian Communications Commission for failing to deactivate unregistered sim cards on its network.

READ RELATED: #CommonSenseIsNotCommon Ben Murray-Bruce Called Out By Kayode Ogundamisi Over MTN $5.2 Bn Fine!

The company was also suspended from the South African Stock Exchange temporarily following the fall in it’s share price.

About the whole $5.2bn fine brouhaha MTN had this to say,

The engagement with the Nigerian authorities on the Nigerian Communications Commission fine is continuing and shareholders will be advised as soon as there are any material developments on this matter.

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Actress & Model Eva Marcile Rocks Iconic Invanity To Soul Train Awards. Creative Director, Nancy Nwadire Reacts.

On November 6, model & actress Eva Marcille rolled up to the red carpet of the Soul Train Awards in Los Angeles, rocking a hand beaded jumpsuit from Nigerian designer Iconic Invanity’s Spring/Summer 2014 Collection.

The America’s Next Top Model winner hosted the center piece in this statement piece, teamed with red sandals.

According to Zinkata.com, the label’s founder and creative director Nancy Nwadire had this to say about Eva rocking her design,

My design process starts and ends with a clear vision of the woman who wears Iconic Invanity. I almost have to step into her shoes for a minute and embody who she is, her lifestyle and what she stands for as an individual, as a woman etc. All of this is then reflected in what she wears… I get a sense of fulfilment whenever my vision of who the Iconic Invanity woman is actualised. Eva Marcille in Iconic Invanity summed it all up. Eva exudes strength, beauty and confidence.

See more photos after the jump

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The World’s 1st Lesbian Bishop Pushes For Churches To Remove All Crosses & Allow Space For Muslims To Pray

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Bishop Eva Brunne of Sweden, has proposed that a church in her diocese, The Seamen’s mission church in Stockholm remove all signs of the cross & put down markings showing the direction to Mecca so Muslims can also worship in the church.

Eva Brunne made history in 2009, as the world’s first openly lesbian bishop, she has a wife – lesbian priest Gunilla Linden and together they have a young son.

According to reports,

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Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets Win U-17 World Cup! See All The Celebratory Photos From Chile.

Yay!!! In the early hours of this morning, The Golden Eaglets – Nigeria U17 team, best Mali 2 – 0 to win the FIFA U17 World Cup title.

The Golden Eaglets before the Mali clash had recorded good results at the Estadio Sausalito in Vina del Mar where they crushed Chile 5-1 in their second group phase match, annihilated Australia 6-0 in the second round, and battered Brazil 3-0 in the quarter final.

This makes Nigeria only the second country after Brazil to record back-to-back wins in the Under 17 World Cup.

This is also the fifth time the eaglets have won the trophy, taking it home in 1985, 1993, 2007 and 2013 respectively.

After the jump check on more pics from the Eaglets win at the Estadio Sausalito Vina del Mar stadium in Chile.

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Rita Dominic Debuts New Look At 2015 AFRIFF Opening Night. Are You Feelin’ Her Look?

  

The 2015 Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) kicked off yesterday with the opening night which went down at the Eko Hotel in Lagos.

The week long festival is slated to end on November  15. Day one saw Nollywood stars like Ramsey Nuoah, Ruth Kadiri, Uru Eke, Lala Akindoju and Kunle Afolayan in attendance.

AFRIFF spokesperson Rita Dominic was also in attendance and the actress who is usually seen rocking her signature big afro, ditched her trademark look for big twist braids.

The fashionista rocked a blue jumpsuit, teamed with a silver jeweled clutch.

Check on another pic after the jump

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Peter Okoye & Lola Omotayo Coupled Up At Anita Okoye’s Birthday Dinner

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Awww we love…love and we just love to celebrate couples in love!

We spotted PSquare‘s Peter Okoye and his wifey of 2 years Lola Omotayo.

The hot celebrity couple were looking all shades of gorgeous earlier this evening at the birthday dinner for Anita Okoye which is going down right now at Casa Lydia Restaurant, in Lagos, Nigeria.

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Osas Ighodaro Rocks Thigh High Slit Dress To Host Miss Nigeria. Are You Feeling Her Look?

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Yesterday former beauty queen and actress Osas Ighodaro Ajibade hosted the Miss Nigeria 2015 pageant at the Oriental Hotel in Lagos.

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Paul Okoye’s Story About How His Wife – Anita Spent Her Birthday Helping A Young Cancer Victim Will Warm Your Hearts

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Rather than having a glam, blow out birthday party with every Nigerian celebrity imaginable in attendance, all decked out in their finest, Anita Okoye, the wife of Paul Okoye one half of P-Square decided to spend her day giving back in a huge way!

Paul took to Instagram to share a super heartwarming story about how his wife turned down his plans to throw her a lavish do to not only spend time with Eniola, a little girl suffering from cancer but also paying for life saving surgery for the little girl.

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