Friday, 22 May 2015
Mr. Ojo Owolabi, a senior civil servant in the Obokun Local Government Area of Osun State,tried to kill himself by drinking a large quantity of insecticide.
It was gathered that Owolabi tried to kill himself because his salary hadn't been paid for the last 6 months, hence was unable to feed his family.
Brazilian mother who scavenged through bins to make ends meet turns her life around after she found £52,000
A former rubbish picker has begun a career as a model after handing back more than £50,000 which had been accidentally thrown away in a hospital's rubbish.
Ana dos Santos Cruz, 23, would work for ten hours a day sifting through dumps in Barretos, near Sao Paulo in southeast Brazil.
Ireland's electorate has been voting since 7am on a constitutional change, which if successful, will allow for the legalisation of same-sex marriages. Opinion polls suggest the vote will pass but Yes campaigners have warned against complacency.
Luxury car manufacturer, Mercedes-Benz, and German airline, Lufthansa, have collaborated on what might just be the sleekest executive jet interior ever. Taking inspiration from the Mercedes S-Class and its touchscreen technology, the luxurious cabin incorporates hardwood flooring, plush leather seating, aquariums and a state-of-the-art control panel.
Damarys Ruiz (pictured left in 1973 and right more recently, 68, shot to stardom in 1973 at the age of 26 when she entered the Miss Venezuela contest to represent her home state. But her body was found in a park in the country's capital Caracas this week, but none of her family have turned up at the hospital to identify her.