Thursday, 30 April 2015
Bursaspor, a Turkish Super Lig club has announced on its official website that it has mutually terminated the agreement with Nigeria international player, Taye Taiwo.
Taye Taiwo joined the Green Crocodiles on a 3- year deal in the summer of 2013 after he was transferred from AC Milan. He will no longer be playing for the club.
Strange case of how 2 unrelated men with same name & identical looks sparked the need for fingerprinting in the US
Will West arrived at the same prison in 1903, two years after William West was imprisoned. His arrival caused the records clerk at the prison considerable confusion, because he was convinced he’d processed him two years previously.
The Nigerian military has moved the 293 females they rescued two days ago from Sambisa Forest to the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital where they are to undergo series of test including HIV and pregnancy test.
Wednesday, 29 April 2015
The Akwa Ibom State Police Command has recovered a baby boy, David Johnny, who was stolen by a doctor with the connivance of his mother, Esther Johnny, and sold to a woman in Abuja.
It was learnt that the mother initially denied knowledge of the crime as the police intensified efforts to unravel the whereabouts of the baby.
After the defence headquarters yesterday said Nigerian troops yesterday rescued over 200 girls and 93 women from Sambisa forest, a lot of Nigerians had high hopes that after screening and profiling the girls, some of them will turn out to be part of the Chibok girls who have been missing since last year April. However, the spokesperson for the army, Sani Usman, a colonel, has told Reuters news agency the rescued girls were not, from Chibok. They are not the Chibok girls, he said.
Okorie who was arrested and and interrogated at the Police Command headquarters in Ikeja was paraded with his friend Ogbonna Njoku aka John.
Gnassingbe has ruled since the death of his father, Gnassingbe Eyadema, who took power in a coup in 1967.
Tuesday, 28 April 2015
A couple on Tuesday abandoned their four-year old child at the Federal Medical Centre, Idi-Aba, Abeokuta, and fled.
The Eshima Ohashi bridge in Japan - the third largest of its kind in the world - rises sharply so ships can pass underneath.
Hip-hop act and talented rapper, Adedeji Olamide will be representing West Africa at the joint conference of the African Union, AU, and All Africa Music Award, AFRIMA, holding on April 29, 2015 at the African Union Commission headquarters, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The theme of the conference is: “Using Music, Culture and Entertainment as tools for a new Africa” and Olamide will be a speaker. The conference will also feature the official unveiling of the 2015 AFRIMA calendar.
According to Manchester Evening News, Oloruntoba has a history with the UK law enforcement officers with crimes bordering on stealing phones and money from some club goers.
Abraham Adeyemi, a five-year-old boy pictured above, believed to have been kidnapped in Lagos has been found in Ogun State. Abraham was found loitering in front of the Foursquare Gospel Church, Imedu Nla, Mowe, in Obafemi-Owode Local Government Area in Ogun state on Sunday April 26th and brought to the Nigerian Union of Journalists secretariat, Iwe Iroyin, Oke Ilewo, Abeokuta by the state police spokesman, Muyiwa Adejobi yesterday April 27th.
Precious Nwaigwe, the 15-year-old schoolgirl, who was kidnapped in the Ajah area of Lagos State about a year ago, has said she was made to work for $6,000 the Libyan pimp paid to buy her.
She added that after paying the money, she was again used as collateral for a 500 Libyan dinars (N50,000) loan.
Monday, 27 April 2015
A state of emergency has been declared in Baltimore as the city transforms into 'an absolute war zone' just hours after the funeral of 25-year-old Freddie Gray, who after suffering a spinal cord injury in police custody.
Daily Beast profiled APC leader Bola Tinubu in an article titled 'Nigeria's Next Leader's Ties to a Heroin Ring' where they described Tinubu as a 'heroin kingpin'.
The twin sister of Kenny K'ore, a gospel artist, has been kidnapped! Taiwo Oluwatoyin Akinbode (pictured above) traveled to Port Harcourt, Rivers State on Friday, April 16 for a job prospect when she fell into the well-set trap of the kidnappers. A ransom of N5m is being demanded from the family for her release.
Doctors at New Cross Hospital in Wolverhampton told Elizabeth Dawes, 39, a biopsy had shown she was suffering aggressive breast cancer and needed immediate surgery and chemotherapy.
A certain gay man named Steven has called out Veteran actor Pete Edochie's son, Yul alleging that they once dated contrary to what Yul put out there that he's the one forcing himself on him.
He says it's unfair the world does not want to hear his own side of the story because he's not famous.