By stone bridge
Recently evicted housemates, Lolu, may have been more interesting than we realized.
Apart from Rico, Lolu was also considered one of the most liked in the house. His diplomatic and problem-solving skills earned him fans across the country.
His romance with fellow housemate, Anto, also added to his loved feature as a ladies’ man. Sadly, neither he nor his love interest, Anto, made it into the finals and their fans are clearly heartbroken about this.
Well, Lolu may be out of the house but he is certainly not out of people’s hearts. There is so much more to the now reality star and GLtrends has details.
Here are 7 things you probably didn’t know about the well spoken gentleman:
1. He is 29-year-old
From his boyish looks, Lolu can definitely pass for 20. However, the talented investment manager is in his late 20s, probably one of the oldest contenders in the BBNaija show.
2. Former OAP at Cool FM Ibadan
Lolu was reportedly worked as an On-Air personality for the popular radio station, Cool FM, Ibadan. This is no surprise as he is one of the housemates with an almost-perfect diction.
3. His father isn’t aware he went for the show
At the begining of the show, Lolu revealed that he didn’t let his father know that he was going for the show. This goes a long way to show how brave and determined he was about pursuing his dreams.
4. Good with accents
Among his many talents, Lolu is very good with accents. He could fool you to beleive he is an Igbo man with a very thick accent and the next thing, he sounds like a proper British man with a cockney accents. Little wonder, he was very good with the drama task in the house.
5. Alumnus of University of Ilorin
With all the different accents and the wealth of knowledge he has, one would think he school abroad. However that is not the case. He finished from the University of Ilorin in Kwara state, Nigeria.
6. His intentions for the money
When he was asked what his plans were for the money, he revealed that he would go back to school with the money and also invest, travel and help renovate his father’s house. Sadly, he didn’t lost out in the race.
7. Interesting hobbies
He enjoys eating, reading, traveling, playing video as well as board games. He is also a secret poet, dancer and singer.
8. His high and low moments
His highest point in life was securing a job at a large investment banking corporation. His low moment was losing his mother which made him reach rock bottom.
By stone bridge
Are you going to the United Kingdom to study or for a business trip? Without a doubt, our review will be useful for you. In our post, we will tell you everything you should know about UK visa application in Nigeria: fees, form, tracking, requirements. Read only the verified information.
Visa is not a barrier on the way to a trip, but just a small step to the beginning of a great journey or a new life!
How to apply for UK visa?
UK VISA APPLICATION IN NIGERIA
If you want to make application for UK visa you should do the next four steps:
1. MAKE YOUR UK VISA APPLICATION
You can do it online. For this purpose, you need to create your account and write in the UK visa application form on the official website https://visas-immigration.service.gov.uk. If you are not active within twenty-five minutes, you come out of online form automatically.
Note: You can use the following link if you are not able to apply online for some reason www.gov.uk/government/collections/uk-visa-forms#forms-for-a-visa-to-come-to-the-uk. Here you can find all application forms and print them.
You have to pay a visa fee online. The amount depends on the visa type (we’ll give you some details a little later.)
2. PRINT OUT YOUR APPLICATION FORM
3. VISIT THE APPROPRIATE VISA APPLICATION CENTER
For this purpose, you should book the date and time of the meeting and interview beforehand. Do not be late for an appointment.
In Nigeria there are three centers:
Abuja Ikeja, Lagos Victoria Island, Lagos For more details concerning UK visa centers in Nigeria and their activities see https://uk.tlscontact.com/ng.
Besides, going to the appointment at the visa center take accompanying documents (originals and copies) for your visa. All the copies should be made on A4 and have good quality. Moreover, at the meeting in visa center, your biometric data will be taken too. After your appointment with visa center, your visa fee is not returned.
You can track your application by checking your email and account on the website of your visa center.
UK VISA REQUIREMENTS
A valid passport or other valid travel ID. An empty on both sides page in your passport for the UK visa. Accompanying documents issued in other languages must be translated into English or Welsh and certified. You can check the full list of required accompanying documents through this link https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/visitor-visa-guide-to-supporting-documents
OTHER REQUIRED DATA
You are also going to need to provide the following information:
the dates you’re going to visit the UK information about the place of your staying during the visit the approximate expenses for your trip your present home address and a period of your residence there parent information (their names and DOBs) your annual earnings
Besides, you may be asked about:
information regarding your travels for the last ten years (according to your passport) contact details of your employer information about your partner (name, DOB, and number of his/her passport) contact details of a person who pays for your visit contact information and passport number relating to one of the family members in the UK information on any criminal, civil or immigration crimes committed by you Keep in mind: You must have a tuberculosis test if you are going to the UK for more than six months. The certificate confirming that you are healthy should be added to the other accompanying documents.
UK VISA FEES
The cost of UK visa depends on the type of visa.
VISIT VISA CATEGORY
STANDARD VISITOR VISA FEES
short period ( to six months, one time or numerous visit) costs 138 US dollars long period (up to two years ) costs 518 US dollars long period (up to five years ) costs 941 US dollars long period (up to ten years ) costs 1181 US dollars STUDIES FOR SHORT PERIOD
short period ( to six months) costs 144 US dollars short period ( for learning English) costs 275 US dollars VISITORS FOR BUSINESS
visitor for business – academic visitor (to twelve months) and dependent costs 275 US dollars visitor for business – clinical applications and dental follow-up test costs 138 US dollars k.’s messenger costs 138 US dollars authorized paid employment costs 138 US dollars promising entrepreneur costs 138 US dollars PARTICULAR VISITORS – PARENTS OF SCHOOLCHILDREN
parents of a schoolchild (to twelve months) costs 764 US dollars
PARTICULAR VISITORS – CHILDREN VISITORS
short period ( to six months, one time or numerous visit) costs 138 US dollars long period (up to two years ) costs 518 US dollars long period (up to five years ) costs 941 US dollars long period (up to ten years ) costs 1181 US dollars DIPLOMATIC OR OFFICIAL VISITOR
the holder of diplomatic passport is free official invitation from the Government of Great Britain is free VISITORS OF COURSE F
visitors of course F (major candidate and dependent) costs 764 US dollars TRANSIT VISITORS
transit visitors costs 95 US dollars We indicated only the widest spread visa fees of visit category in our review. The other visa categories are
Study Work Joint family Transit Crown dependencies Settlement Other
Point based system, Tier 4 (Study)
student candidate and dependents cost 515 US dollars WORK CATEGORY
Point based system, Tier 1
tier 1 investor – major candidate costs 2402 US dollars tier 1 entrepreneur – major candidate costs 1511 US dollars Point based system, Tier 5
tier 5 candidate (temporary employee) – major candidate and dependents cost 361 US dollars JOINT FAMILY CATEGORY
marriage or civil partnership costs 138 US dollars For the details regarding all kinds of visa fees see the next link https://visa-fees.homeoffice.gov.uk/y/nigeria/usd.
The processing time for UK visa application in Nigeria is usually 15 working days. Applications for certain types of visas are considered for 30 days or even 60 or 120 days. The time of processing may depend on various factors.
As you see, it isn’t difficult to apply for UK visa in Nigeria. You should follow all the instructions available on official websites dealing with UK visa application in good faith. If you carefully fill in the application form online and collect all the necessary documents, you will get a chance to fulfill your dream.
Meet Nollywood Actress, Nadia Buari’s adorable twins and Here is what we know about her Mystery twins Father (Photos)By stone bridge
If you are a big Nollywood fan, you have probably heard about Nadia Buari. You might also be aware that she is the mother of adorable twin daughters. Today, we are going to tell you everything we could find about Nadia Buari twins, including who their father is. Don’t miss out!
WHO IS NADIA BUARI?
Nadia Buari is a well-known Nollywood actress of Ghanaian descent. She was born on November 21, 1982 in Sekondi-Takoradi, Ghana into the family of a Ghanaian musician Ajhaji Sidiku Buari. Nadia began her acting career in Ghana, where she starred in over 20 movies. In 2008, she decided to conquer the Nollywood scene, starring in movies alongside Jim Iyke and Omotola Jalade Ekeinde. She owes her fame to the movie called Beyoncé and Rihanna, where she has played Beyoncé.
Apart from being an actress, Nadia is also an entrepreneur and a philanthropist. She is the executive chairperson of a security company by the name of Resolution Security Ltd., the CEO of a real estate company called NSB Investment Ltd., an owner of a movie production company called NSB Productions, and even a manufacturer of baby diapers. Nadia also has a self-titled foundation, which helps people in need.
Nadia Buari has a strong media presence. She has over 700,000 followers on her Instagram (@iamnadiabuari) and more than 240,000 followers on Twitter (@B5sNadiaBuari). The actress is known for posting quite often, so you can imagine her fans’ surprise when basically almost disappeared from social media at the beginning of 2015. Fans were even more surprised when she announced that, during that time, she actually became a mother.
NADIA BUARI’S TWINS
Somewhere between the end of February and the beginning of March of 2015, Nadia Buari gave birth to two little baby girls in an American hospital. However, to this day, we know almost nothing about them. For some reason, Nadia decided that she did not want to share any information about her babies with her fans or the media.
Some people speculated that the twins were born prematurely. They have drawn this conclusion from the fact that the actress did not show any visible signs of pregnancy when she attended the funeral of Majid Michel’s mother in December 2014.
A few months after Nadia gave birth to her baby girls, her mother posted some heart-warming photos of a very happy Nadia with her cute little pregnant belly. The actress looked like she was positively glowing.
Every time Nadia Buari twins pictures surface, their faces are always away from the camera. We do not know their names or when exactly their birthday is. The closest Nadia came to sharing the photos of the kids’ faces was back in November, where the kids were seen facing sideways to the camera.
The reason why Nadia is so secretive is largely unknown. She once mentioned that she wanted to keep her private life from the public, but did not provide any detailed explanation of this secrecy.
Even though there are not that many Nadia Buari pictures with her daughters, there are several interviews where she gushes about her babies. On numerous occasions, the actress has mentioned how fortunate and blessed she is to be a mother of such wonderful children. For her, motherhood is the best thing in the world, even though the twins sometimes drive her insane the way kids often do.
While there are some Nadia Buari photos with her children, there are almost no pictures or information about the children’s father. Who is this mysterious man? Find out below.
WHO IS THE DADDY OF NADIA BUARI BABIES?
To this day, nobody knows who the father of Nadia Buari’s babies is (apart, of course, from the members of Nadia Buari family. The actress once shared that he was not from Ghana, and she has not spoken a word about him since.
Many fans speculated that the father could have been her co-star Jim Iyke, as the two have dated for quite some time. However, it turned out that Jim had his own family by the time Nadia gave birth to her babies. The actress was also dating Michael Essien, a Ghanaian footballer, but he was not the father either.
For the longest time, Nadia only shared pictures of this mystery man’s hands and a few pictures where his face was completely concealed. However, on Father’s day this year (June 18), she posted a photo of him pushing a stroller and called him the king of her castle. For some reason, the actress has since deleted that picture.
We still do not know this mysterious man’s name, but what we do know is that he really loves Nadia. He even has her name tattooed on the back of his neck! Now that is some dedication to a woman. The photo was shared by Nadia’s mother on her Instagram.
All that said, we should respect Nadia’s privacy. She must have a reason for not wanting to share her personal life with the whole world. After all, it is called ‘personal life’ for a reason. If she decides to reconsider her stance, we will be more than happy to get to know the people close to her a little bit better. We wish her and her family all the happiness in the world.
By stone bridge
It's no more news that Airtel Nigeria rolled out its 4G LTE mobile network in three states which are Lagos, Ogun, and Oyo with plans of spreading it to the major cities of the country in a bid to improve its administrations.
After the launch, recall that Airtel announced to give free 4GB data bonus to users who purchase an Airtel SIM or for those who swap to the 4G LTE network SIM. So, in this article, you will be enlightened on how to can get more than the 4GB data bonus.
You need to visit any nearest Airtel store or buy a new 4G LTE SIM and register it from those workers who are selling Airtel SIM. Then, recharge with N100 airtime to activate the new registered SIM and immediately, you will be given free 4GB data bonus. Dial *140# to check your data balance. After you have exhausted the 4GB data, re-visit the nearest Airtel store, buy and register another Airtel SIM with just N200 and activate again with N100. You will be given another 4GB on another SIM. Keep repeating the steps on different Airtel SIMs. You will always get 4GB data bonus with just N300 only. You can buy like 5 Airtel new sim at once to avoid the stress of visiting their outlet several times. Airtel 4G Band Frequency One thing that
MTN and 9Mobile, on the other hand, launched their 4G service on Band 20 and 3 which are supported by most 4G enabled phones in Nigeria.
I'm glad to let you know that the recently launched Airtel 4G LTE has been on Band 3, Frequency 1800MHz which is supported by virtually all Tecno, Infinix, Gionee, itel, Nokia and Xiaomi 4G enabled phones.limit the use of Glo 4G in Nigeria was because it was launched on band 28 which isn’t supported by most 4G enabled devices in Nigeria. Though some Infinix and Tecno phones that are recently launched support the band frequency.
By stone bridge
The management of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, Osun has set up a committee to investigate the sex-for-mark scandal allegedly involving a popular lecturer of the institution.
This comes in the wake of the audio-recording of a phone conversation that recently went viral on social media.
In the audio clip, the lecturer, identified as Professor Richard Akindele by the student at the other end of the conversion, is heard soliciting sex in order to upgrade the girl’s grades after she failed his course.
Following the outrage that greeted the explosive recording, the Vice Chancellor of the institution, Professor Eyitope Ogunbodede, in a statement on Wednesday said the university has begun the process of identifying the person involved by setting up a committee.
“The recording suggests that the lecturer was demanding sex in return for grade which clearly amounts to sexually harassing the lady,” a statement from the university read.
“Since the matter came to our notice, the University has begun the process of identifying the characters involves in this apparent breach of its regulations, the Code of Conduct for the University Community and the Anti-sexual Harassment policy, in full compliance with all applicable laws, rules, regulations and procedures of the University.
“To this end, the University has set up a high-powered committee to investigate the allegation and submit its report within one week.”
Reiterating the institution’s zero tolerance for sexual misconduct, the VC vowed that the culprits of the scandal must face the wrath of the law.
“Anyone found culpable will be dealt with decisively. It is totally and m0rally reprehensible, and the University will never condone such act by any staff or student.
“Once again, I wish to reiterate that no one found culpable of this serious misconduct of sexual harassment will go unpunished,” he said.
By stone bridge
A young lady known on Facebook known as Golda Adukwei Bulley, has gained matchless fame on social media with her video mimicking Nigeria’s Funke Akindele’s role in hit sitcom, ‘Jenifa’s Diary’.
Apart from her matchless impersonation of the Nigerian actress, Golda Adukwei Bulley also possess some striking resemblance with the popular actress.
One of her videos which was sighted by YEN.com.gh has reportedly racked up over 15,000 views and 3000 retweets on social media platform Twitter.
The young lady was seen in the video in the company of her friend as she impersonlated the Nigerian comedian in her usual ‘bad English language’.
Speaking in an interview with The Daily Heritage after going viral, Golda Adukwei Bulley revealed that she had received an unprecedented number of calls and offers to star in movies.
She added that she was however new in the entertainment industry but had her own brand.
Speaking on how she was able to perfect her “Jenifa” skills, the young lady revealed that she was a huge fan of the Nigerian actress.
Golda Adukwei Bulley added that she painstakingly practiced the role of the Nigerian star for months by ‘copying’ the way she talked, walked and even dressed.
She praised the Nigerian actress for her flawless efforts in playing the comic character.
Funke Akindele’s impersonator reiterated the fact that she had her own brand regardless of the fact that she had become the perfect representation of the Nigerian comedian in Ghana.
Her almost unidentifiable act to that of Funke Akindele has got social media amazed as to how she perfected the art of impersonation.
Golda Adukwei Bulley said she was a budding comedian and wanted to make a name for herself in the world of comedy.
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