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Triple MG boss, Ubi Franklin, has narrated how he almost got killed by a Chinese man at Lifemate Furniture located at Palms, Lekki-Lagos.

According to him, he had gone to make some complaints at the store about a previous purchase when the incident happened.

“Earlier today I was at LIFEMATE furniture show room at the palms Lekki to enquire about a service I paid for that wasn’t attended to.

“I was then asked by a junior staff (Nigerian) to speak to his “OGA” (a Chinese man).

“The Chinese man paid me no attention when I approached him with my concerns; he rather walked away as I was still trying to make my concerns known to him.

“So I followed up to say his attitude was unacceptable and then proceeded to leave the shop since he wasn’t going to pay me any attention or courtesy as a returning customer.

“As I was walking out the door I heard someone scream, I turned my back, only for me to see the Chinese man running towards me with two knives. But for the quick intervention of my cousin the story would have been different.

“I handed him over to the police who then transferred him to Maroko police station and he was asked why he wanted to stab me and he said because i said “see this Chinese man o”.

“Anyways God got me covered physically and spiritually.” he wrote on his Instagram @Ubifranklintriplemg


14 Facts To Know Before Naira Marley Reappears In Court Tuesday

Gbemileke Ajayi



Nigerian musician, Azeez Fashola, aka Naira Marley is set to appear before the Lagos high court on Tuesday, October 22.

He was arrested on May 10, 2019 alongside rapper, Zlatan Ibile, Rahman Jago, Guccy Branch and one other.

· He was arrested for alleged money laundering.

· Marley, known for his single “Issa Goal”, was slammed with 11- count charges.

· Marley stands risk of spending 7 years in jail if found guilty in accordance with Section 33 (2) of the Cyber Crimes (Prohibition, Prevention, etc.) Act, 2015.

· Naira Marley who claimed to have been arrested 124 times in the UK appeared before a Lagos high court, May 20, 2019.

·Some of the counts in the charges filed against Naira Marley includes:

“That you, Azeez Adeshina Fashola, aka Naira Marley, and Raze (still at large), on or about the 11th day of December 2018, within the jurisdiction of this honorable court, conspired amongst yourselves to use Access card 42658840359191132 issued to persons other than you in a bid to obtain gain and you thereby committed an offense contrary to Section 27(1)(b) of the Cyber Crimes (Prohibition, Prevention, etc) Act 2015 and punishable under Section 33(2) of the Same Act.

“That you, Azeez Adeshina Fashola, aka Naira Marley, and Raze (still at large), on or about the 10th day of May 2019, within the jurisdiction of this honorable court, with intent to defraud possessed, counterfeit card 4921819410257431 issued to Timea Fedorne Tatar and you thereby committed an offense contrary to and punishable under Section 33(9) of Cyber Crimes (Prohibition, Prevention, etc) Act 2015.”

· Naira Marley pleaded not guilty before Justice Nicolas Oweibo.

· The judge adjourned until May 30 for hearing of his bail application.

· Justice Oweibo ordered that the musician be remanded in prison custody until his bail application is determined.

. Naira Marley appeared before High Court in Lagos on Thursday, May 30

. He was granted bail for N2millon with two sureties in like sum.

. Justice Nicholas Oweibo ruled that one of the sureties must be on Grade Level 10 in the Federal or state employment.

. The other surety must have a landed property within the court’s jurisdiction.

. The judge adjourned until October 22 for trial.

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Nollywood Actor Rotimi Salami Keeps Winning

Gbemileke Ajayi



Rotimi Salami, the cute Nollywood star popularly known for earning his breakthrough after winning Best Supporting Actor (AMVCA2017) and several other awards recently won the best supporting actor (Yoruba) at the just concluded city people movie award 2019.

Rotimi already has well over 10 nominations from 6 different award organizers both within and outside the shores of Nigeria just in 2019.

The soft-spoken actor announced embarking on his new television sitcom project titled JACK OF ALL TRADE in conjunction with Alliance Law Firm soonest against 2020.

He also mentioned the probability of premiering his new movie ONCE UPON A TOMORROW in the United Kingdom sometime in November 2019.

Have you seen Rotimi Salami’s new indigenous (Yoruba) movie titled (KILA) showing on youtube?

It’s an HIV/AIDS awareness story like never told before.

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Miss Ekimogun Beauty Pageant 2019 Opens Registration Portal, To Focus On Beauty, Brain And Culture

Gbemileke Ajayi



Registration is now open for the 2019 edition of Miss Ekimogun Beauty Pageant.

The beauty pageant which started on a very modest note in 2009 is a yearly youth/family-oriented activity that holds during the period of the annual Ekimogun festival in Ondo city of Ondo state.

Miss Ekimogun Beauty Pageant aptly called MEBP or Miss Ekimogun is a pageantry designed for young females between ages 17 to 27 from different parts of the country to exhibit their beauty and unique embrace of the heritage of various cultures across Nigeria.

The pageant which has as part of its objectives, “to encourage among the young females, appreciation of good moral standard which the African culture embodies”, symbolises the chastity, joy, beauty, and splendour which the annual Ekimogun festival exemplifies. And owing to the importance attached to the Ekimogun festival by people of Ondo with their well-wishers from far and wide, it is no doubt that Miss Ekimogun Beauty Pageant is a huge platform not only to showcase and celebrate African Beauty and Culture but to give opportunities to young females.

The theme for this year’s edition is BEAUTY, BRAIN, and CULTURE.


Registration (1st of October to 9th of November 2019)

Interested females between ages 17 to 27 from different parts of the country are to register by paying the sum of Five Thousand Naira only (#5,000) to UBA, 1017634440  02 Entertainments, and use the teller no to register on This will last for a period of five weeks from 1st of October to November 9.

Audition (14th and 16th of November 2019)

After the registration comes to audition, which is, LIVE (or physical) assessment of all applicants. The announcement would be made of audition holding at Lagos state and Ondo state on November 14 and 16 respectively, and all registrants must attend audition at either of the two locations depending on their choice or convenience.


At the end of the audition, 24 contestants would be selected and notified of the camp arrival date and venue.

EKIMOGUN House (29th of November to 6th of December 2019)

The EKIMOGUN House is a seven days camping of all contestants at a luxurious apartment in Ondo city where they are taken through various exercises of psychological and emotional training in mentoring, catwalking, etiquette, etc. Professionals/Veterans in modeling and other creative arts are also invited to interact with them and educate them on general issues in relation to their careers.


At the end of the 3rd day in camp, all contestants will be tasked to do a minute video each and tell the world why they want to be the next Miss Ekimogun. The video would be posted on the Miss Ekimogun Instagram platform for followers to vote for the best twenty by commenting and liking the videos. The least voted Four (4) contestants are eventually evicted at the end of 4th day in camp.

GRAND FINALE (6th of December 2019)

The 6th of December 2019 is the Grand finale where 20 Finalists slug it out with various performances ranging from catwalk, interviews etc to win the coveted Miss Ekimogun crown.

The Judges drafted from different professional backgrounds assess the contestants’ performances, rate them and merge each contestant’s scores at the grand finale with the existing record collated from the camp to arrive at who emerges the winner, 1st runner-up, 2nd runner-up, and Miss Popularity Ekimogun 2019 award.

The Winners are to receive various prizes as provided for the project and endorsement/signing with supporting brands/partners.

Star prizes for the Queen include #250k cash prize, ambassadorial deal, wardrobe & makeup contract, official MEBP car, and other consolatory prizes. The 1st runner-up: takes #100k with other consolatory prizes, the 2nd runner-up receives #50k with other consolatory prizes while Miss Popularity Ekimogun 2019 receives consolatory gifts and award/certification.

The project Miss Ekimogun Beauty Pageant is the brainchild of 02 Entertainments.

Miss Ekimogun Beauty Pageant is managed by Kismet Kiddies Entertainment

Coordinated by Fanafillit Integrated Concepts with the support of Ondo Development Committee

Supporting brands includes Sunny Unique Int’l Hotel, Eki Faaji, , Tasty Cube, Knight Hotel, Ekimogun Diaspora Connect, Labim Hotel, Jewel Fashion House, Simmy Motors, Ekimogun Recreation Resort.

While media support are Eki FM, City Scape, PorscheClassy Media,,  Global Excellence Magazine, YES! International Magazine,, Access Weekly Magazine,, Thebrokas Media,


For enquiries on partnership/support/sponsorship, contact

[email protected]

[email protected]

07032312815, 07030333363, 08166364786

Instagram: @missekimogun

Facebook: @missekimogun

Twitter: @missekimogun1




Adefela Adeigbe

Head, Media & Publicity, MEBP 2019

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