Wednesday, 13 May 2015

Gambian President threatens to 'slit the throats' of gay people in the country

Gambian president, Yahya Jammeh has threatened to "slit the throats" of gay people living in Gambia if they are caught engaging in the act of homosexuality.

Burundi presidency reacts to coup declaration by army general, says it's fake

Burundian presidency has reacted to the coup declaration by Burundi's army general Godefroid Niyombare earlier today. Gen Niyombare had told reporters that he has dismissed the government of President Nkurunziza following massive protest against his third term bid which has led to many deaths. Reacting, the presidency said people involved in the coup plot will be arrested. 

50 year-old woman delivers twins after 14 years of childlessness

Mrs Roseline Akinsola, 50, on Monday delivered a set of twins after 14 years of childlessness. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Akinsola, who works at the Ekiti State Christian Pilgrims Board, was full of praises to God for answering her prayers.

The mother of two girls, who weighed 4.2kg and 2.3kg, advised other couples in need of children not to lose hope. In an interview with NAN, she expressed gratitude to God for giving her the children after several years.

Nigerian migrant woman who gave birth at sea says Nigeria is the worst place to live

On May 2nd, hundreds of immigrants were rescued from overcrowded boats crossing the Mediterranean into Italy. A heavily pregnant Nigerian woman was amongst the migrants and later gave birth to a baby girl who has since been named Francesca Marina. 

CCTV show nurse brutally beating newborn baby in Bulgaria

The horrific moment a 4-day old baby was battered and bitten by a nurse that was supposed to be taking care of her has been captured on CCTV and has shocked millions around the world. Bulgarian nurse Emiliya Kovacheva has been arrested and charged with attempted murder after CCTV footage caught the savage attack on the new born baby called Nicole. She now faces up to 20 years in prison.

Here's a photo of Adams Oshiomhole's wife-to-be, Lala Fortez

 Former labor leader, and Governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole will this Friday May 15th marry stunning former air-hostess Lala Fortez. She's said to be Ethiopian and in her 30s. Oshiomhole is 63 years old. Congrats to them.

KFC workers shown washing chicken on a dirty floor in SA

KFC workers in South Africa were caught on film washing raw chicken on a dirty floor outside the fast food restaurant in Braamfontein. The video was given to SABC Journalist Chriselda Lewis by the person who shot it

Burundi army general declares coup against the country's president

According to reports, Burundi's army general Godefroid Niyombare (left) has announced a coup against President Nkurunziza (right). Says he no longer recognizes Pierre Nkurunziza as President following massive protest and unrest over his bid to be re-elected for a third term.

Kenya Moore claims she didn't know the man she'd been claiming as her man is married

Today, MediaTakeOut published a report claiming that the man reality star Kenya Moore has been parading around as her fiance is married to another woman. After the report went viral, Kenya Moore released a statement claiming she didn't know he was married and only found out after MTO published it. Really? 

Couples who met on twitter share their story and photos

Horrible pics: mob attack female police officer accused of shooting protesters in Burundi

A Burundian female police officer was stoned, beating and dragged on the floor by a mob after she was accused of shooting a protester in the Buterere neighborhood of Bujumbura, Burundi today May 12, during a protest march.

No girl should be married before the age of 17- Aisha Buhari, calls for legislation against early marriage

Wife of Nigeria's president-elect, Mrs Aisha Buhari says no girl should be married before age 17. According to her, girls who are of 18 to 20 years old are better matured to give birth to a child than those who are 17 and below. Mrs Buhari said this while speaking to Channels TV at the side-line of the Global Women Conference held in Buenos Aires, Argentina shortly after her presentation on the danger women and girl child contend with daily. She pushed for legislation against early marriage..

Lady accepts suitors iPhone but won't accept his

Five die and 50 are injured when passengers train en route from Washington to New York derails and rips apart

Amtrak train crashes in Philadelphia 

An Amtrak train crashed in Philadelphia Tuesday night prompting a mass causality incident that claimed the lives of five people.