Serena Williams ruthlessly defeats her sister, Venus at the US Open Serena Williams defeated her elder sister, Venus Williams in two straight sets 6-1 6-2 on Friday, making the 30th career showdown at Flushing Meadows in New York a one-sided affair. The 23 Grand Slam winner was literally on fire against her sister, merciless in her blistering returns and making Venus look more like her apprentice. Venus tried to salvage things, but it was not just her night as Serena played her best match since her return to tennis after giving birth to her daughter Olympia in September. She played pitch-perfect tennis to outlast her elder sister after 71 minutes on Arthur Ashe Stadium. In her post match interview, Serena showed her sister a lot of respect saying, “It’s not easy. She’s my best friend. she means the world to me. She’s supportive of my career and I’m supportive of her career. Every time she loses I feel like I do. It’s not very easy but it’s a tournament and we know there’s more
“Being a star comes with pains and pressure of marriage, but it's the price we have to pay” - Actress, Ebube Nwagbo Nollywood actress, Ebube Nwagbo, has admitted that being a star comes with a lot of pains, including the pressure of marriage but she won't be rushing into marriage. The 35-year-old actress who sat down for an interview with Saturday Beat, where she spoke about her new clothing line revealed how she manages marriage pressures. She said: “The pressure of marriage comes but I am happy for the type of parents and family members I have. They all understand that marriage is not a decision I have to make in a hurry. I try to let everybody know that deciding who to marry has to be done right and at the appropriate time as well. I have learnt to deal with this pressure by not allowing whatever people say to bother me. As a person, I try to be the best that I can. I come from a very strict Christian background. My parents always tell me never to forget where I am c
Rapper Ludacris' wife Eudoxie shares sweet message celebrating 10-years of their relationship American rapper and actor, Ludacris and his wife Eudoxie Mbouguiengue who both got married in 2014 are celebrating 10-years of their relationship. Sharing a sweet photo of them sharing a kiss, Eudoxie wrote: "We met August 30th Ludaday weekend 2008 but don’t get it twisted he didn’t get to kiss these lips until 2009. ?? I’m glad we made it work for us because there’s no one I’d rather go through this life with. 10 years later and we are better friends, lovers, parents, and partners. "
Lady sustains serious injuries after jumping to safety from a moving vehicle operated by suspected kidnappers/ritualists in Rivers A young lady identified as Esther, took to her twitter handle yesterday, to narrate how she jumped from a moving vehicle just to save her life from the hands of suspected kidnappers/ritualists in Rivers state. Continue to read her story. by Meme at 31/08/2018 7:44 AM |
Homeless man sues couple who raised $400k to help him A homeless man who went viral last year after he gave a stranded woman his last $20, is now suing the woman and her husband after they raised money to help him. Last year, Johnny Bobbitt gave his last $20 to Kate McClure when her car ran out of petrol. Kate shared the news online and Johnny went viral. Subsequently, Kate and her husband, Mark D'Amico started an online fundraiser for him, which drew contributions from over 14,000 donors. The US couple raised more than $400,000 to help Bobbitt. But the homeless man is now accusing them of using the donations as their own "piggy bank". On Tuesday, Bobbitt, 35, filed a lawsuit alleging fraud and conspiracy. Lawyers representing Bobbitt wrote in documents filed in Mount Holly, Philadelphia, that the couple had used the GoFundMe account they set up for Mr Bobbitt "to fund a lifestyle that they could not otherwise afford". Mr D'Amico works as a carpe
My dad and his boyfriend came to visit me and my boyfriend' - Gay wrestler, Matt Cage (Photos) American wrestler, Matt Cage shared photos from a recent meeting with his gay dad. According to him, 'my dad and his boyfriend came to Chicago to visit my and my boyfriend'. Another photo below... by Meme at 30/08/2018 4:18 AM |
Photos: Following his defection from APC to PDP, Sokoto state residents sweep Governor Tambuwal out of their community It appears members of Mainiyo community in Sokoto state are not in support of the defection of the state governor, Aminu Tambuwal, from APC to PDP. They came out in their numbers to sweep him away after his visit to their community yesterday August 29th. See more photos below.
Plateau boils again: 8 persons including a pastor, his wife and three children killed as attackers invade Barkin ladi Eight persons including a pastor, his wife and three children, were killed and 95 houses burnt after unknown gunmen invaded Abonong and Zayit communities in Foron District of Barkin Ladi Local Government Area of Plateau yesterday Wednesday, August 29th. Confirming the incident, the spokesperson of the state police command, Terna Tyopev, said the attackers hit the community in the early hours of Wednesday and also carted away about 310 cows. “When we received information that Abonong and Zayit communities were being attacked, we quickly mobilised and rushed to the affected areas. But, when we approached the areas, the attackers sighted us and took to their heels. When we eventually entered the attacked settlements, we found that eight persons were killed, 95 houses burnt, while 310 cows were stolen,” he said. Tyopev said that the bandits also stole food stuff and and
Missing N4 trillion Oil Money: PDP accuses President Buhari of Corruption Press statement from PDP The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) charges President Buhari to explain the whereabouts of the N4trillion unremitted oil revenue and other financial rots in his Presidency as detailed in the audit report by Price Waterhouse Cooper, a firm commissioned by his administration. The party said the report has further confirmed that President Buhari has been presiding over a humongously corrupt administration, while at the same time posturing as Mr. Integrity and pointing accusing fingers on everyone else but himself. Nigerians, particularly those who have been defending the Buhari administration, were shocked by revelations, in the audit report, of the theft of N4trillion in a sector that is under the direct supervision of ‘honest’ President Buhari, as Minister of Petroleum Resources; the callous frittering of N50 billion from coffers of the National Poverty Eradication Programme (NAPEP) and Min
Photo: Orphanage Home proprietress where four year old Elo Ogidi was taken to in Benin city has been arrested The police in Edo state have arrested the Proprietress of God’s Orphanage Home, in Benin, Edo State, Kehinde Blessing Imarhiagbe, for complicity in the alleged theft of four-year-old-Elo Ogidi. Elo was abducted from church in Lagos state on July 8th and was found in the orphanage run by Imarhiagbe last Friday, Speaking to journalisits while parading Mrs. Imarhiagbe, the State Police Commissioner, Babatunde Kokumo, described the activity of the suspect as unwholesome, adding that the stolen girl was “found at the orphanage under questionable circumstances.” Speaking in her defense, Imarhiagbe, said Elo was brought to her Orphanage home by a man who gave his name as Emeka, who allegedly claimed to be the father of the child, adding that he had lost the mother. Imarhiagbe said since she did not suspect any foul play, she did not bother to probe the true identity of the baby, espe