Showing posts from November, 2016

Ricky Martin is engaged to his boyfriend, Jwan Yosef

On today's episode of the Ellen DeGeneres show, Ricky Martin announced that he is engaged to his boyfriend of 4 years, Jwan Yosef.
"He's a conceptual artist and I'm a collector. I started looking for art and I saw his art and I went crazy because I really love what he does. Really original," Martin gushed. "And then I contacted him." "And then you collected him," Ellen DeGeneres joked.

"We just got engaged," Martin announced. "I'm sweating!"

Explaining how he proposed, he said
"I got on my knees and I took out the little metal box. I just had it in a little velvet pouch and instead of saying, 'Will you marry me?' I said, 'I got you something!' Bad," "Then he was like, 'Yes.' I said, 'I want to spend my life with you,' and he was like, 'What is the question?' 'Would you marry me?' That's it."

He said it took 30 minutes for Yosef to say "yes."

Nigeria defeat Canada 3-1 in FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup (photos)

Nigeria's female under 20 team calmed the fears of soccer loving Nigerians as goals from Chinasa Uchendu, Joy Bokiri and Chinwendu Ihezuo put them on track, days after Japan gave them a serious 6-0 thrashing to put their qualification hopes in doubt.

The Falconets as they are also called, must now beat Spain in their last game of the tournament and ensure Canada's game with Japan ends favorably, for them to qualify to the quarter final stage. More photos after the cut.

Actor Prince Uche still needs money, govt has abandoned him - Emeka Torino Ojukwu cries out

Nollywood Producer/Actor, Emeka Torino Ojukwu, who has been managing ailing actor, Prince James Uche, spoke exclusively to LIB, giving an update on the state of the actor who has a kidney disease. According to Ojukwu, the Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme, Prof Usman Yusuf, Senators from Abia state and others, including AGN President Emeka Ike and Nollywood actors have frustrated moves to help the ailing actor get adequate medical care. According to Ojukwu, the actor has stopped receiving donations and only does his dialysis twice a week now due to lack of funds. Read the interview below... LIB: What’s the update on ailing actor, Prince James Uche’s health? Emeka: There is no update on the ailing actor, for now, other than that we have stopped receiving donations. The little money we have now is being used to manage him; like pay part of his hospital bill, going for Dialysis, getting him his injections and all. There is this supplement we give him almost…