Enugu State Police Ban Use of Fireworks During Festive Season

Enugu State Police Ban Use of Fireworks During Festive Season

The Enugu State Police Command has reiterated its ban on use of fireworks this festive season. The Command’s Public Relations Officer, SP Ebere Amaraizu, said this in a statement on Tuesday, December 10th that the ban was due to the explosives’ security implications. Their usages are capable of diverting the attention of security agencies from knowing […]

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Tragic: 9 Year-Old Girl Hangs Self in Parents’ Bedroom

Tragic: 9 Year-Old Girl Hangs Self in Parents' Bedroom

A 9-year-old girl, identified as Favour, a student of the St. Theresa’s Convent High School in Monrovia reportedly hung herself in her parents’ bedroom. She was found hanged with a rope attached to a board cover often used as storage for dishes in her parents’ house in Monrovia, Liberia on Wednesday, December 4. The cause […]

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Lagos to Start Issuance of License, Permit for Borehole Drilling

Lagos to Start Issuance of License, Permit for Borehole Drilling

Lagos State Water Regulatory Commission is to commence issuance of licenses and permits for water abstraction in the state by first quarter of 2020. Addressing stakeholders in the water sector, the Executive Secretary of the Commission, Mrs. Funke Femi Adepoju revealed that the exercise which is to be launched by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu is to […]

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Archbishop Desmond Tutu Hospitalised with a ‘Stubborn Infection’

Archbishop Desmond Tutu Hospitalised with a ‘Stubborn Infection’

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has been admitted to hospital in Cape Town, South Africa. The 88-year-old prominent South African anti-apartheid activist and Nobel laureate’s foundation confirmed the development on Wednesday December 4.  In a short statement, Tutu’s wife Leah said he was admitted “for a stubborn infection”. Details of when he was admitted were not provided. […]

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Donald Trump Recognizes Nigerian Artist who Drew him

Donald Trump Recognizes Nigerian Artist who Drew him

A Nigerian artist Creative_doks @Doks_Arts gets recognised and encouraged by the most powerful human political figure on earth – Donald Trump for ‘fantastically’ drawing him The Nigerian Twitter user @Doks_Art said the ballpoint portrait of the US President took 70 hours. He also disclosed that it was his second portrait of the US President.  He […]

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Cholera Outbreak – Death Toll Rises from 4 to 5 in Ogun State

Cholera Outbreak - Death Toll Rises from 4 to 5 in Ogun State

The death toll over the outbreak of cholera in Abeokuta North Local Government Area of Ogun State has risen from four to five. This came as the state government said on Friday that it has launched investigation into the disease outbreak and commenced the fumigation of affected communities to prevent further casualties. The Permanent Secretary, […]

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Alelia Murphy, Oldest Person in US Dies at 114

Alelia Murphy, Oldest Person in US Dies at 114

Alelia Murphy, a 114-year-old former seamstress who had been recognized as the oldest living American has died.   Murphy, a New Yorker who was drawn to the city by the Harlem Renaissance, died a few days ago as confirmed by her granddaughter, Nefer Nekhet. “It is with great sadness that we share news of the passing […]

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Oba Fatai Irawo of ‘Odi-Olowo’ is Dead

Oba Fatai Irawo of 'Odi-Olowo' is Dead

Oba Fatai Irawo, ‘Odi-Olowo’ of Mushin, Lagos, His Majesty, Oba Abdul Fatai Irawo has died.     Oba Fatai Irawo, who until his demise, was a founding member of the 50 year old top Lagos flight “High Society Club of Nigeria” and later its Patron died today, Thursday, November 28th in Lagos at the age of 80. […]

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Apostle Helen Ukpabio Buries Dad With A Pawpaw Shaped Coffin

Apostle Helen Ukpabio Buries Dad With A Pawpaw Shaped Coffin

Controversial evangelist, Apostle Helen Ukpabio is in the news again. Helen who recently lost her father has finally completed the burial ceremonies. On November 22 & 23, Helen Ukpabio buried her father in Mbente village, Ini Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State with a pawpaw shaped coffin. The photos have gone viral.

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Identical Twin Brothers Marry Identical Twin Sisters

Identical Twin Brothers Marry Identical Twin Sisters

Twin brothers marry twin Sisters, and the wedding officiators were twin priests. A unique wedding was held in St Xavier’s Church in the Thrissur district in Kerala, India. What makes the ceremony different from others is the fact that it has been dubbed by many as the “wedding of twins.” The wedding featured twins, from […]

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Mike Adenuga’s Daughter Builds Luxurious High Rise Apartments

Mike Adenuga's Daughter Builds Luxurious High Rise Apartments

Nigerian billionaire Mike Adenuga’s daughter, Bella Disu has just unveiled her new sprawling high-rise apartments called “Sisi Paris” The property located on Bourdillon Road, Ikoyi, Lagos is a one of a kind high rise apartment with 18 Units of Luxury Serviced Apartments; 9Nos 3 bedroom apartments with a 2 Room BQ and 9Nos 4 bedroom […]

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Confusion Following Birth Of A Baby With Harlequin-type ichthyosis

Confusion Following Birth Of A Baby With Harlequin-type ichthyosis

A baby has been born with a rare condition, Harlequin-type ichthyosis in Borno State. The newborn was birthed on Monday, October 28 at the Umaru Shehu Hospital Maiduguri, Borno State. It was reported that there was confusion and commotion in the hospital following the birth of the baby. Harlequin-type ichthyosis is not a common disease […]

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Orphan Boy Commits Suicide With Sniper In Lagos

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Emmanuel, a young orphan boy in his early 20’s has committed suicide by drinking sniper in his residence at Itaoluwo, Ikorodu, Lagos State.  It was gathered that the deceased carried out the suicide act in his home last night 24th September, where he allegedly slipped into coma after taking a bottle of ‘sniper’ (an insecticide) […]

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Mother And Her Two Children Die In Ekiti After Eating Amala

Mother And Her Two Children Die In Ekiti After Eating Amala

A 45-year-old mother and her two children have died after consuming suspected poisonous yam flour otherwise known as ‘Amala’ in Odo-Ayedun Ekiti in Ikole Local Government Area of Ekiti State The eldest of the children was 14 while the younger one was 12. It was gathered that yam flour, which they consumed, was procured by […]

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Woman With Heart Failure Starts A Bucket List Campaign

Woman With Heart Failure Starts A Bucket List Campaign

Jennifer Ortiz from Colorado, USA suffers from a weakening heart problem. The 24-year-old woman has said visiting Dubai is on her bucket list. Jennifer shared a GoFundMe page in an attempt to help raise money to make her wish come. In an online post last week she said that she “scared and sad” but “trying […]

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Another Lady Killed In A Hotel In Port Harcourt

For the umpteenth time, another lady has been murdered in a hotel in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. The Unclad lifeless body of the yet to be identified lady was discovered, today, inside one of the rooms of the hotel located at Rumuola. The circumstances surrounding her death is still unknown, but police officers are current […]

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US-Based Nigerian Man Weds His Oyinbo Wife

A US-based Nigerian man identified as Adeniyi Sonoiki recently had his traditional and church wedding with his Oyinbo bride has taken to the popular micro-blogging platform, Twitter, to share the photos. The wedding was said to have held on Thursday 12th September, 2019 and the man and his Oyinbo bride were pictured in their traditional […]

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