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Man Stabbed To Death Over Chicken In Calabar

A fight over chicken at a political gathering in Calabar, the Cross River State capital, has claimed the life of a young man, Eyo Nsa, who was reportedly stabbed to death by members of a cult —King Crackers. It was gathered that a councillorship aspirant in Calabar South visited the …

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Kidnapped Taraba Lawmaker Found Dead

The member representing Takum I constituency in the Taraba State House of Assembly, Hosea Ibi, who was abducted by unknown gunmen two weeks ago was on Tuesday afternoon found dead. The Police Public Relations Officer, ASP. David Misal, who confirmed the death of the lawmaker, said his body was found …

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FG Buys Five More Aircraft To Fight Boko Haram

The Nigerian Air Force on Sunday in Kaduna took delivery of five new Super Mushshak aircraft purchased by the Federal Government from Pakistan to fight the Boko Haram insurgency. With the new five aircraft, which were delivered to the NAF Base in Kaduna, 10 trainer aircraft have now been supplied …

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560 Nigerians Arrive Port Harcourt From Libya

The third batch of 560 Nigerian returnees from Libya have arrived Port Harcourt, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. Mr Martins Ejike, the South-South Zonal Coordinator, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), made this known to newsmen on Sunday  in Port Harcourt. Ejike said that the returnees, comprising 540 adult …

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Herdsmen: Read Transcript Of Oyedepo’s Warning

Here’s the transcript of the message for Nigeria by Bishop David Oyedepo of Living Faith World Outreach aka Winners Chapel. He had over the weekend spoke about how herdsmen have been killing citizens and how dangerous it is. Read below.. Prophets have a duty to warn people, nation against impending …

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Ghana Records 80% Increase In HIV In 2017

The 2017 Ghana AIDS Commission report on HIV/AIDS infection shows an 80% increases in new cases. The report also indicates that the Volta Region and Brong Ahafo Region topped the chart of HIV/AIDS prevalence. The findings were revealed at the Commission’s two-day annual strategic planning meeting. The Ghana AIDS Commission …

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I Started Raping After My Girlfriend Left- Suspect

A 20-year-old man, Abdullateef Ibrahim, who was arrested by the Niger State Police Command for allegedly raping a five-year-old girl, has pleaded for forgiveness, saying he started raping children after his girlfriend left him. The Niger State Police Public Relations Officer, Muhammad Abubakar, said on Sunday that the suspect was …

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Woman Officially Marries Ghost (Photos)

A Jack Sparrow impersonator has married her dream man – a Haitian pirate who died in the 18th century, who she has never seen. Amanda Teague, 45, from Downpatrick, Northern Ireland, married the ghost who is also named Jack and the two go on dates just like a regular married …

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Hoodlums Attack Police Station, Free Suspects, Destroy Cars

Operatives of the Ojodu Abiodun Police Station in the Ifo Local Government Area of Ogun State were stunned on Sunday as some youths invaded the division and vandalised property. The assailants reportedly broke into the cell of the station, freed detained suspects and carted away some valuables, including television sets …

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Lagos State Begins Moves To Relocate Ikoyi Prison To Epe

The Lagos State Government has activated discussions with the Federal Government to relocate Ikoyi Prison to the outskirt of Epe, the State’s Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr Adeniji Kazeem said on Friday. Speaking at a media parley with judiciary correspondents and editors in Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria, …

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Atiku ’s Son Surrenders Child To Ex-Wife

Aminu Atiku, son of former Vice President Abubakar Atiku, has handed over his seven-year-old boy, Aamir, to the child’s mother, Unmi Fatima Bolori. Aminu left with Aamir, after allegedly snatching the child from his mother. The incident occurred at about at 1:59pm, minutes after a Tinubu Magistrate’s Court ordered Bolori …

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Killers Of Ibe Kachikwu’s Uncle Sentenced To Death By Hanging

A Delta State High Court sitting in Issele-Uku has sentenced to death killers of 75-year-old Diokpa Felix Boise. The late Boise was uncle to Minister of State for Petroleum Resources Dr. Ibe Kachikwu. Thirty-two-year-old Sunday Luka, a driver; Danjuma Kaika, 37; and Luka Agu, 33, killed the victim in his farm on …

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Ethiopia Bans Child Adoption By Foreigners

Ethiopia’s parliament has passed legislation banning the adoption of children by foreigners. The country is a popular destination for families seeking to adopt, with celebrities Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie among those who have adopted children from there. The adoption of Ethiopian children has caused heated debate in the country …

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