Tuesday, 24 March 2015

I am a daughter of Maryam Babangida, I am her fan - Patience Jonathan

First lady, Patience Jonathan says she is a daughter and a fan of former first lady, late Maryam Babangida. Mrs Jonathan said this while addressing Ondo women at the PDP women rally in Akure, Ondo state today March 24th. Mrs Jonathan also advised the youths of Ondo to pursue their education, stressing that if she wasn't educated, she wouldn't be a first lady; 

Medics demand ban on boxing in Australia after fighter dies

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Senior Queensland medical officials have called for a ban on boxing in Australia following a local fighter's death after losing a title fight over the weekend.

Children For Sale In Nigeria

CNN Report;

"It really depends what you want. Boy? Girl? Young? Old?"

There are celebrity observers for the 2015 elections?

Looks like some celebrities have been hired to monitor the election processes in some states. Actress, Bimbo Akintola shared her own official card as a 'Celebrity Election Observer' for all to see..

Bridesmaid hangs herself in her dress hours after attending sister's wedding

30 year old Rebecca Darnell attended her older sister's wedding and looked really happy to be there. In fact, friends said she was the 'life and soul of the wedding party' as head bridesmaid. She'd helped organize people and dragged many people onto the dance floor, so imagine their shock when they heard she'd hanged herself just hours after the wedding, still wearing her bridesmaid's dress.

Man shares disgusting pics of expired Nigerian product with altered dates

According to the person who shared the photo online, he said he purchased some Nigerian packaged sausage rolls with expiry date: BB: 28/03/2015

Nigerian girl, Amina Lawal aged 19, missing in Toronto...(photos)

The Toronto Police Service is requesting the public's assistance in locating a missing woman. Nigerian, Amina Lawal, 19, was last seen on Friday, March 20, 2015, in the Kingston Road and Beechgrove Drive area.

India's railway children: Pitiful photograph of three siblings dumped by their father


The three youngsters, Rahnuma, seven, Raja, five, and four-year-old Sanya, were spotted huddling together for warmth by a local journalist at New Delhi railway station.

Hong Kong pianist who chopped up his mother and father, COOKED them in a microwave

Henry Chau Hoi-Ieung (top left and main picture) was handed the life sentence for killing his parents Siu Yuet-yee and Chau Wing-ki (bottom left) in Hong Kong before cooking their body parts and packing them into lunchboxes. At Hong Kong High Court, Chau looked impassive as the sentence was handed down, with judge Michael Stuart Moore, describing him as 'narcissistic' and 'preoccupied with fantasies for success.'

US mother who spent 22 years on death row is finally cleared

Debra Jean Milke was released from jail in 2013 after 22 years on Arizona's death row, but still faced the possibility of a retrial and remained free on bail with an electronic monitoring bracelet.

Police evacuate thousands in 200-yard radius after giant 1,000Ib WWII bomb is found on a south London building site

The 1,000lb unexploded ordnance (main image), measuring five foot long, was found by construction workers in Southwark, south east London. A 200 metre cordon is in place at the old site of the Southwark Irish Pensioners centre, which went into lockdown after the explosive was reported to emergency services at 9.18am yesterday. More than 1,200 residents (some of the homes affected, inset left) within the exclusion zone and have been told they will not be allowed to return until the device has been safely disposed of. Army bomb disposal units were scrambled to the scene, while Southwark Council set up 'rest areas' for residents who had been made homeless by the incident.

Police arrest man who sexually assaulted a sleeping woman on New York subway train

The entire incident was caught on video

Carlos Chuva (pictured far left and inset), 43, of Queens, has been charged with first-degree felony aggravated sexual assault, more than two years after he allegedly groped a sleeping Elisa Lopez (center) on a downtown 4 train.

BREAKING NEWS: Plane carrying 142 passengers crashes in the French Alps


The Airbus A320 was flying from Barcelona in Spain to Dusseldrof, Germany, when it disappeared from radar in the Alpes de Hautes Provence.