A Nigerian drug dealer, Izuchukwu F. Ezimoha, who was killed after being sentenced to death over drug related offence in Indonesia, has been buried in his compound in Ezigbo village, Ihiala LGA of Anambra state.
Sunday, August 21, 2016
Digit has lived with the couple nearly all of her life.While she has learned to become more independent, the gorilla still occasionally relies on her adoptive human parents to help pick food out of her teeth or pull a splinter out of her hand, Mr Thivillion says.
On April 30,Mrs. Ashinwo and her daughter, 30-year-old Oluwatosin Ashinwo, an employee of MTN in Ilorin, Kwara State were attacked by a knife-wielding obsessed suitor of the young lady, 45-year-old David Ogundele.
Mrs. Ashinwo survived the attack, her daughter didn’t.
She sat on a chair quietly in the sitting room of a house in Agbado area of Lagos, which she built with the sweat and suffering of many years as a single mother and plank vendor. She said...
Cancer patient Mayowa Ahmed has passed on this afternoon August 21st in a South African hospital . The case of Mayowa's who had stage four ovarian cancer came to be known when actress Toyin Aimakhu pleaded with Nigerians to raise money for her treatment and over N100million was raised in a few days Controversy later trailed the money raised and after the case was investigated by the police, she was flown to South Africa for treatment, where she died.
Thursday, July 28, 2016
Following the continuous crash of the naira, Africa's richest man,Aliko Dangote,has dropped off the list of the 100 richest people in the world.
Dangote who was listed as the 51st richest man in the world as at March 2016, had dropped to 101 as at the start of business on Monday.
At the launch of the new foreign exchange regime on June 23, 2016, Dangote fell from 46 on the world billionaire list to 71.According to Bloomberg billionaires, Dangote, who was worth $15.4 billion (N3.05 trillion) in March, is now worth $11.1 billion (N3.3 trillion) —richer in naira, but poorer in dollars..Dangote, who owns the second largest sugar-refinery in the world, remains richer than Donald Trump, American billionaire presidential candidate, and Oprah Winfrey, who is the second richest black woman in the world.
Dangote is now worth $11.1 billion, while Trump and Oprah are estimated at $4.5 billion and $3.1 billion, respectively.
Saturday, May 28, 2016
The Lagos state police command have arrested Sogei Jafairu, a native of Etsako Central Local Government Area of Edo state for allegedly killing his wife, Roselyn, over accusations of infidelity, at their home in Araromi Street in Oshodi area of Lagos yesterday May 27th.
Friday, May 27, 2016
KOWA Presidential candidate, Mrs Remi Sonaiya has reacted to the new appointments made by the Federal Government. The Nigerian Government appointed Chief Executives of six information-related parastals under the Ministry of Information and Culture. The appointments were announced in Abuja on Wednesday, May 25 by the Minister of Information and Culture, Mr Lai Mohammed.
The mother of 3 and wife of legendary footballer Kanu Nwankwo is 30 today. She shared beautiful birthday pictures on her page...
It looks like a cross between an oversized train and a transformer. But this is actually an elevated bus and China hopes it holds the answer to its crazy traffic jams. The Transit Elevated Bus (TEB) would see passengers ride above the traffic below with stops placed along the route in a similar system to the subway — except apparently cheaper.
A scale model of the bus was unveiled just days ago at the 19th China Beijing International High-Tech Expo, and it certainly attracted some attention.
Veteran Nollywood actor, Martins Njubuigbo who was diagnosed with liver disease has just been given a life line by Bro Joshua Iginla who is still in the mood of birthday celebration. ................. See earlier thread where his condition was made public here http://www.nairaland.com/3104227/martins-njubuigbo-elder-maya-sick.
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Ese Oruru, the 14-year-old girl abducted by a man named Yunusa Dahiru from Bayelsa State and taken to Kano where she was forcefully married to him, delivered a baby girl today at the Government House clinic Yenagoa, Bayelsa. Ese had a safe delivery and both she and her baby are in good health.
See photos after the cut...
Monday, May 23, 2016
Lifestyle blogger and winner My Big Nigerian Wedding (Season 1) Sisi Yemmie shared beautiful photos from her son's 1 year birthday. The cake smash pictures are so cute...
How are you coping with the recent hike in the price of fuel? The best time to think about how to protect your savings from the ravages of inflation is long before it actually strikes. Here are some practical ways to soften the impact on your daily financial life.
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Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo commissioned the Lagos State Emergency Management Authority (LASEMA)’s Response Unit and some equipment procured by the State government for the Unit, as well as some security patrol vehicles and motorcycles in Lagos today.
Osinbajo also commissioned the newly constructed Ago Palace Way, Okota.
The Vice President represented President Muhammadu Buhari who was billed to be in Lagos on Monday and Tuesday on a working visit but was postponed due to “scheduling difficulties”.
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Governor Ayo Fayose has banned grazing in the state following the attack on Oke Ako in Ikole Local Government Area of the state by suspected Fulani Herdsmen that left 2 dead and 3 injured. Fayose said that those interested in cattle farming should get their own private cattle ranch.
The governor stated this when he visited the community on Monday.
A man has been arrested after reportedly being seen wheeling a woman’s dead body along a street in New York. The New York Police Department (NYPD) said an off-duty detective saw Anthony Lopez, 31, using a metal dolly to transport the corpse of 26-year-old Aduba Obiamaka on Friday, May 20.
In what it described as a major breakthrough in the fight against the ferocious Islamic death cult, the Acting Director of Army Public Relations, Col. Sani Usman, in a statement in Abuja, said that the group’s bomb maker was shot while trying to flee their camp by a body guard to Abubakar Shekau, the leader of the sect.
Watch the latest episode of TokeMoments and watch Toke switch things up. "Mama has still got it". This light hearted video is all about the truth about lies women tell.
Senator Dino Melaye is pictured rolling on the floor during a Thanksgiving Service at Church. He shared the photos with that of his parents at the service.
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A year-old man, Franco Luis Ferrada Roman, attempted suicide by taking off his clothes, getting naked and jumping into the enclosure at the Santiago Metropolitan Zoo in Chile.
Zoo officials confirmed the Chilean male was mauled by two of the lions when he entered their territory and was left seriously injured after the attack.
Saturday, May 21, 2016
Uju Stella who is allegedly pregnant for Burna Boy, has reacted to comments made by his mother that they don’t have time for her. In an interview with Punch today, Burna Boy's mum was quoted to have said it is not a criminal offence for a lady to be pregnant for any guy, that if a girl claims she is pregnant for somebody and the person refuses to accept it, she is meant to look for his family instead of taking it to the public.
Burna Boy's mum also said her son is yet to say anything about the issue and they are only focusing on his music right now and don't know anything about any pregnancy, that girls always come up with pregnancy claims. Uju Stella took to her IG to respond to the comment.
Read what she wrote after the cut....