Showing posts from October 22, 2013

How It Took Kanye NINE YEARS To Finally Propose To Kim

They just got engaged on Monday, Kim Kardashian's 33rd birthday, in San Francisco, with a sparkling 15-carat Lorraine Schwartz diamond ring. However Kanye West and Kim Kardashian already have a long history together.

The rapper and the reality star-who have been dating since early 2012- have known each other for 9 years.
This is how it goes for the parents of North West.
 The Diamond singer first met Kim in 2004 when she was married to Damon Thomas. They became friends but didn't date.
He had said that when he saw a photo of her showing off her toned legs in Australia in 2006, his heart started to go pitter-patter, but nothing happened.
In Sept. 2007, the friends ran into each other at the Intermix party in Beverly Hills. He still had a thing for the American Beauty but he was still seeing designer Alexis Phifer, whom he started dating in 2002 and became engaged to in 2006.
After the split with Alex in 2008, Kanye hooked up with model Amber Rosi- Kim started seeing Reggie in 2…

Apple Launches i-Pad Air

The iPad Air is thinner, lighter, more powerful than ever before. The 9.7-inch Retina display with5MP camera and dual microphones is 43 per cent thinner than the previous model.

Apple announced that the device will become available in mid-December in four colours- silver, white, 'space grey' and black. Prices will start from $499 for a 16GB model with UK prices starting at E399.

The tablet is 7.55mm thick and weighs just 1lb, compared to the 1.4lb previous model, making it the 'lightest full size tablet in the world.' The graphics are 72 per cent faster than the very first iPad.

It's almost a year to the day since Apple's CEO Tim Cook unveiled Apple's first generation iPad Mini.

Apple also unveiled a new iPad Mini with a high resolution 7.9inch Retina. It boasts 10 hours of battery life, improved wi-fi and better LTE support, and is available in silver, white, space grey and black, contrary to rumours that sugested it would come in a rainbow of colours like…

Gucci Wins Groundbreaking Court Case

Gucci has won a court battle against online counterfeiting, with a federal court in Florida awarding the legendary brand $144.2 million in damages.

The Italian fashion house filed the lawsuit in May against a group of organisations running a counterfeiting operation online.

A list of 155 domain names were successfully sued for selling fake Gucci merchandise and ordered to shut down, or surrender to the brand, within the next 30 days.

Items being produced illegally ranged from handbags and designer clothing to accessories including watches.

At the time of taking up court action, Gucci accused the websites of using 'such tactics as copying campaign advertisements, product images and descriptions from official websites, as well as using Gucci in the domain name,' in order to 'deceive online consumers'.

"We are extremely pleased that the court clearly understood the dangers to consumers posed by online counterfeiting organisations and has sent a strong message that co…

Kim Kardashian's $6million Engagement Ring

Kim Kardashian's Engagement Ring is incredibly smaller than her last one.

The ring from designer Lorraine Schwartz, is $6 million and 15 carats. Compare this with her Kris Humphires ring of 20.5 carats this is obViouSly expensive!  Kanye must be richer than I thought.

The super low-key proposal happened yesterday night. "Ye opted for an understated half-carat diamond in a plain gold setting"...Okay everybody, I just went blind. Good work good work.

MMS Hall of Fame 2013

It was a day of glamour, glitz, poses, cat walk and fon-e english (Queens English) as industry giants gathered to celebrate women who have excelled in  their various fields of maritime, oil and gas and transport sectors.

As publishers of Maritime Management Series (MMS) a weekly newsletter held its 2nd edition  Hall of Fame ceremony 13 women were inducted.
Amongst those chosen were the prestigious Diezani Allison-Madueke Nigerian Minister of Petroleum Resources, Hajia Zainab Maina, Honourable Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Mrs. Sally Uwechue-Mbanefo, Director General, Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation, Mrs Uju Ifejika, Mrs. Lawretta Umeozokwere just to mention a few.

At the maiden edition in 2012, inductees included Mrs. Liyel Imoke of Cross Rivers State, Amb. Kema Chikwe and Hajia Tumaka among many.

The importance of roles of women to the society were highlighted.

"Skelewu" Video By Davido Continues

The movie "Skelewu" by the ever flaunting Davido hits the airwaves today.

Amidst criticism from follower-ship on twitter the music retains its vitality.

Just as two music videos plus one instructional dance are dropped, Davido's "Skelewu" is still the talk of the town.

This is not because it is one of the biggest Nigerian Pop songs of the year but because it endorses multiple videos. Thanks to Mr. Moe Musa the music director for his hard work and ingenuity.
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