Cameroon’s army has killed 27 members of Boko Haram near a northern
town, state radio said yesterday, in a sign of growing cross-border
activity by the militants.
The Boko Haram fighters crossed the.....
A 33-year-old applicant, Chineye Chinwuba, has alleged that her attempt to terminate the love affair she had with the Chief Executive Officer of Chisco Transport Limited, Chidi Anyaegbu, was what led to her being charged before an Igbosere magistrate’s court for threatening the transporter’s life.
A Germany-based Nigerian with passport number A03211082, Ahmed
Ibrahim, who was mistakenly detained at the Murtala Mohammed
International Airport, Lagos State, for being a suspected terrorist, has
been released by the Nigeria Immigration Service.
Ahmed Ibrahim, a chef based in Germany, who
visited Nigeria for the last Ramadan was allegedly brutalized by
officials of the Nigeria Immigration Service at the international wing
of the Murtala Muhammed Airport in Lagos on his way back to Munich over
allegation that his name is among those on a wanted list of terrorists
by the Presidency.
According to the Immigration Service Public Relations Officer, Emeka
Obua, who announced his....
A Nollywood actress, Tessy Oragwa, has spoken on the widely talked about
affair for movie roles in Nollywood. The gap-toothed actress said it is
a personal decision and should not be opened to criticism.
to her, the issue happens in all sectors, but more pronounced in the
entertainment industry because celebrities are in the eyes of many.
An enraged Zimbabwean businessman, Chengetanai Takawira, (27),
embarrassed his wife, Matilda Vurandi, by forcing her to walk undressed
in the streets in broad daylight over allegations of infidelity.
It is reported that Takawira allegedly discovered that his wife was
having an extra-marital affair and had stolen $1,500 to squander with
The woman was allegedly caught out because of a.....
In the above video, Nigerian Civil Defense and Police
force members can be seen engaged in a power struggle, one which
escalates as members of both sides draw guns. Occurring in full view of a
number of citizens, the fight threatens to take a deadly detour at many
Nigeria now has
only one confirmed case of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD), Minister of Health
Onyebuchi Chukwu said today, as he asserted that the country has
brought the disease under control. Two treated patients, a male
doctor and a female nurse, were discharged on Monday evening, having
satisfied the criteria for discharge, he said in a press statement
signed by his spokesman, Dan Nwomeh. Dr. Chukwu described the lone
confirmed case as a.....
The Dutsen Alhaji Police Division of the Federal Capital Territory
Police Command, Abuja, has arrested a woman, Mrs. Roseline Uzoamaka, for
allegedly brutalising her 14-year-old relative, identified simply as
Sarah, because she was bed-wetting.
According to source, Uzoamaka allegedly forced the teenager to sit on a burning electric
cooker until the girl sustained severe burns in her private parts as a
punishment for urinating on the bed.
The incident occurred last Saturday, August 23, at the family’s residence in Gwarimpa, Abuja.
Sarah, it was gathered, was Uzoamaka’s sister-in-law, being a younger sister to her husband. It was gathered that Uzoamaka confessed in her statement to the police
that she did this because some friends had advised her that the way to
make her bedwetting sister-in-law recover from the problem was to make
her sit on a hot stove.
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These days, across West Africa, monkeys are animals that instil fear in
the minds of everyone. This is because of the fact that the animals have
been certified as reservoirs for the dreaded Ebola Virus Disease.
Little wonder that residents of the Federal Housing Estate, Oke-Ila,
Ado-Ekiti, are scared stiff over the sudden.....
Barely a month after Jim Ovia, the former managing director of Zenith
Bank, was appointed as the chairman of the bank, United Bank of Africa
Group has also appointed its former chief executive, Tony Elumelu, as
These appointments are coming on the heels of a.....
The president of the Nigeria Football Federation, Alhaji Aminu Maigari, has formally resigned his position on the NFF Board with effect from August 26, 2014.
“The Bauchi-born administrator resigned as NFF President on August 12, 2014 to pave way for a peaceful resolution of the crisis that engulfed the football federation shortly after the 2014 FIFA World Cup,” a letter from the SA Media to the Honourable Minister of Sports, Patrick Omorodion, said.
Meanwhile, Super Eagles Coach, Stephen Keshi has....
Tears are still flowing in Okesa area of Ado-Ekiti, as the people
continue to mourn the death of a 15-year-old boy, Junior Abia, in Okesa
area of the Ekiti State capital. Junior was the second born of the
Abias. His parents are popularly known as.....