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Michelle Obama’s memoir “Becoming” breaks sales record in 15 days

Former First Lady Michelle Obama’s memoir Becoming has become the best-selling book released this year in the US just 15 days after publication. It has sold more than two million copies in the US and Canada, according to NPD BookScan data. The sales figures were announced by Penguin Random House on Friday. The publisher says the book is also a bestseller in many other countries including Australia, the UK, France, ... Read More »

Trump praises George H.W. Bush and his legacy, putting aside past feud with family

President Trump hailed George H.W. Bush on Saturday as a “truly wonderful man” and announced plans to attend his Washington funeral, setting aside years of animosity with the Bush political dynasty that he toppled in his takeover of the Republican Party. News of Bush’s death reached Trump during his visit to the Group of 20 summit here, and the 45th president quickly amended his schedule, calling off a planned news ... Read More »

52-year old transgender prisoner sent to male prison for sexually assaulting female inmates

Karen White, a 52-year-old transgender prisoner who sexually assaulted two inmates at a women’s jail and had previously raped two other women has been given a life sentence by Leeds Crown Court. He attacked two women in 2017 while on remand at HMP New Hall, in Wakefield, for other offenses. The convict, who is transitioning, was described as a “predator” who was a danger to women and children. The court ... Read More »

Abuja APC chieftain murdered by unknown gunmen, his wife and son in critical condition

A chieftain of the ruling party, All Progressives Congress APC in the Federal Capital Territory Abuja, Pastor Benjamin Imeogu, has been murdered by unknown gunmen. According to reports, Imeogu who was the Chairman of the APC panel on the conduct of the National Assembly primaries in the FCT, was attacked along the Nnamdi Azikiwe airport road in Abuja last Thursday November 16th. He was reportedly shot five times on the ... Read More »

Couple face multiple years in Prison after husband faked his own death so that his wife can claim £400k life insurance

A Zimbabwean man, 52, and his South African wife, 49, living in the United Kingdom are facing multiple years in prison after they conspired and faked his death so she could claim £400,000 life insurance. A court has heard that Thulile Bhebhe pretended her husband was dead after her husband, Bekezela Bhebhe faked his own death between 1 August and 30 September 2016. According to Mail Online, Zimbabwean Bhebe appeared ... Read More »

See Photo of Paedophile who breaks into a house in Calabar in the absence of the owners and raped their 7-year-old daughter

The Cross River State Police Command has arrested a suspected paedophile for allegedly raping a 7 years old girl in Calabar. The suspect identified as Isaac Evaghoghme was arrested last Wednesday through the efforts from the community and Basic Right Council Initiative, BRCI, a human rights, social advocacy and community development organisation based in Calabar. It was gathered that the incident took place last week Sunday at Federal Housing Estate, ... Read More »

Nigerian lecturer in sex-for-grades scandal facing criminal charges

A former university professor caught on tape allegedly demanding sex from a female student is facing criminal charges. Accounting professor Richard Akindele has been charged with four counts of corruption, including demanding sexual benefits, sexual coercion of a student, misrepresentation of information and evidence tampering, according to court papers . Akindele appeared Monday morning at the Federal High court, Osogbo, southwest Nigeria and pleaded not guilty to the charges. He ... Read More »

Court rejects suit seeking registration of lesbian group in Nigeria

Justice Nnamdi Dimg alt=’Court rejects suit seeking registration of lesbian group in Nigeria’ class=’img-responsive text-center’ style=’margin: auto;’ba of a Federal High Court in Abuja, has dismissed a suit challenging non-registration of a same sex group by the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC), for lacking in merit. The plaintiff, Pamela Adie, in the court papers, said that sometime in October 2017, she founded the “Lesbian Equality and Empowerment Initiatives” whose objective was ... Read More »

Photo: Nigerian man arrested with drugs in major narcotics seizure in India

A 32-year-old Nigerian national, was nabbed with illicit drugs worth Rs 11 lakh at Calangute, Goa, India, in the early hours of Sunday, 18th November.� � Calangute PI Jivba Dalvi said they received a tip-off that a Nigerian identified as Frank Nathaniel would be coming to deliver drugs at Porbawaddo, Calangute, following which they kept a watch at the spot. � The Nigerian was rounded up when he arrived at ... Read More »

5-day-old baby dies after family dog attacks her in crib

A pet bull dog belonging to a family in Florida was euthanized (put to death) after investigators say it fatally attacked a baby girl in her crib. Emergency crews responded to a 911 call at a Dunnellon, FL, home where they found the grandfather of a 5-day-old performing CPR on the baby, Bay. The family told officials their pit bull jumped on the bed, which was next to the baby’s ... Read More »

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