TRAGEDY: Wicked woman wipes out four stepchildren with poison-laced tea

Khadija Yakubu, a 22-year-old housewife, has allegedly is currently in police net for allegedly killing four stepchildren, according to authorities of the Yobe State Police Command in a statement on Friday. The culprit was said to have committed the dastardly act with poison at Makara-Huta area of Potiskum, the Yobe State...... read more


TRAGEDY: He travels to US, dies in varsity’s pool 28 days after commencing PhD scholarship

A young man full of promise Adam Gafaru has passed on in the United States of America after struggling through his first degree to land a PhD at Arizona State University in the US. He passed on in a swimming pool incident. Adam Gafaru who got his visa and started his...... read more


Bawa, EFCC boss, returns to work after health scare *He’s hale and hearty – commission

Abdulrasheed Bawa, Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), is back to work after collapsing at a public function in Abuja on Thursday, and was spirited away, the anti-graft agency has confirmed.   Mr Wilson Uwujaren, spokeman of the commission in a statement shortly after the incident, said in a statement: “The...... read more


BREAKING: EFCC boss, Bawa collapses, rushed out of Presidential Villa

Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Abdulrasheed Bawa, was on Thursday rushed out Presidential Villa for medical attention after slumping at a public event. Bawa was delivering a speech at the Banquet Hall of the State House at the Presidential Villa during National Identity Day celebration, when he...... read more


TRAGEDY: Top Enugu State official dies in NIPSS' hostel a day after arrival

A man identified Felix N. Ugwu, one of the 26 participants attending the Policy Strategy and Leadership Course (PSLC) at the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS), Kuru, Jos, Plateau State, is dead, Daily Trust is reporting. Ugwu from Enugu State’s 26-man delegation attending the programme PSLC 41, which...... read more


COVID-19: If you're not vaccinated, you're 11 times more likely to die - experts

People who were not fully vaccinated this spring and summer were over 10 times more likely to be hospitalised, and 11 times more likely to die of covid-19 than those who were fully vaccinated. This is according to one of three major studies published Friday by the Centers for Disease Control...... read more


Again, Football legend, Pele, hospitalised

Brazilian footballing legend Pele has been in hospital for six days with an undisclosed health problem but the 80-year-old is not seriously ill. The Globo news site in Brazil said Pele was undergoing routine examinations in Sao Paulo's Albert Einstein Hospital when the undisclosed issue was detected. Pele's business manager Joe...... read more


BREAKING: Court stops Obaseki from enforcing COVID-19 vaccine dose order

The recent order by Governor Godwin Obaseki which mandated all residents in Edo state to take COVID-19 vaccine jab or risk being denied access to public places has been dealt a big blow. This is after a Federal High Court in Port Harcourt, Rivers state capital granted an order restraining the...... read more


Breaking: NMA issues 21-day strike notice to FG

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has given the federal government a 21-day strike notice starting from Monday August 30, 2021. The NMA decision to embark on strike was made knownat the end of its National Executive Council (NEC) meeting in Benin City, Edo state capital on Saturday. Their strike notice is coming...... read more


COVID-19: India vaccinates 10 million people daily

India has given more than 10 million Covid-19 jabs in a single day for the first time, authorities said Saturday, as the South Asian giant bolsters its defences for a predicted new surge. The health ministry said the 10 million landmark was passed on Friday, beating the country’s previous daily record...... read more


Heart-broken bride attends funeral in wedding gown after fiance died in car crash

A grieving bride-to-be, whose fiancé died in a horror crash on their wedding day, wore her wedding dress to say goodbye “one last time” before his funeral. Myles ‘Miley’ Harty, 20, died in a single-vehicle crash just hours before he was to wed his sweetheart Kate Quilligan. Mr Harty, from Askeaton...... read more


BREAKING: Durojaiye, advocate of death for political offenders, dies at 88

Death has claimed Olabiyi Durojaye, one of Nigeria’s foremost politicians, dogged activist for democracy and former chieftain of the National Democratic Coalition (NADECO), the group formed to fight for the reclaiming of the mandate of Chief Moshood Kashimawo Olawale (MKO) Abiola the man at the centre of the June 12, 1993...... read more


BREAKING: Gani's son, Mohammed died of COVID-19 - family

It has just emerged that Mohammed Fawehinmi, the first son of the late human rights lawyer Chief Gani Fawehinmi, actually died from COVID-19 related complications, the virus, which has been devastating the entire world for the past three years now. The 52-year-old, lawyer and activist who died last week and has...... read more


Breaking: BBNaija season 6 housemate, Kayvee, quits over 'mental issues'

Big Brother Naija, Shine Ya Eye' housemate, Kayvee, has withdrawn from the show barely two weeks after joining alongside JMK, Michael and Queen. According to reports, Kayvee was advised to withdraw from the game due to his recent struggle with mental health. The announcement of Kayvee's departure was made known to...... read more


Buhari pays surprise visit to Tinubu in London

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday evening visited former governor of Lagos state Ahmed Tinubu in London, United Kingdom. One of the media aides to the President Bashir Ahmad confirmed the development via social media where he shared pictures of the visit. Tinubu has been in London for weeks and is reportedly...... read more


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