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Suspected kidnapper disguised as a woman nabbed in Rivers State trying to abduct school children (photos)

A suspected kidnapper dressed as a woman has been arrested trying to abduct school children in Rivers State It was learnt that the suspect was caught by residents of Omuchi Igwuruta area of Port Harcourt, Rivers state and handed over to the police. Report below: “WHO WILL SAVE OUR CHILDREN? This young man disguised himself as a lady in order to kidnap little school children. He was caught by natives ... Read More »

‘There’s no deliberate killings of Nigerians in South Africa’ – President Ramaphosa tells Buhari

President Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa today declared that the killing of Nigerians and other foreign nationals in the country was an act of criminality and not specifically targeted at Nigerians. He gave the explanation while addressing state House correspondents after a closed-door meeting with President Buhari at the Presidential Villa Abuja. According to Ramaphosa, the killings are caused by high level of unemployment among the youth as well as ... Read More »

22-year old Nigerian student, Chuck Ozulumba drowns during excursion in Canada

Chuck Ozulumba, a 22-year-old Nigerian student of the Wilfrid Laurier University, drowned on July 6, 2018, inside the Ottawa River near Renfrew, Ontario. Chuck was preparing to enter his fourth-year as a Bachelor of Business Administration student at the Lazaridis School of Business and Economics on Laurier’s Waterloo campus. He was on a weekend excursion with other students at the time of his death. He was swimming when he went ... Read More »

Teen on Alaska Airlines flight helps blind and deaf passenger traveling alone, goes viral

A 15-year-old girl is being praised for her hands-on approach to helping a blind and deaf passenger traveling alone on an Alaska Airlines flight last week. Clara Daly and her mom, Jane, were traveling home from Boston, Mass., to Los Angeles when their flight was canceled. They were rebooked on another flight, where the pair encountered Tim Cook, a blind and deaf man traveling home to Portland, Ore. Cook had ... Read More »


A Twitter user, as Tobi Samson with the handle, @tobisampson has taken to the platform to share the precautions some Nigerians had apprised D’Banj to take over the unprotectivete state of his indoor swimming pool before the untimely death of his 1-year-old son. Although, most of their concerns ended up in the archives of Instagram’s data, Tobi has in this moment, pointed out that the seemingly inevitable could have been ... Read More »

U.S. quits U.N. human rights body, citing bias vs. Israel, alarming critics

The United States withdrew from a “hypocritical and self-serving” United Nations Human Rights Council on Tuesday over what it called chronic bias against Israel and a lack of reform, a move activists warned would make advancing human rights globally even more difficult. Standing with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at the State Department, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley slammed Russia, China, Cuba and Egypt for thwarting ... Read More »

Anthony Joshua Honoured With OBE By Queen Elizabeth II

World Heavyweight Champion Anthony Joshua has been awarded an OBE as part of the Queen’s birthday honors. The boxer who currently holds the WBA, IBF and WBO titles was appointed for his services to boxing. Joshua had previously been honored with an MBE in 2013 after winning an Olympic gold medal in 2012. He is expected to face WBC champion, Deontay Wilder, with all his boxing titles at stake. Please ... Read More »

M.K.O Abiola: Bashir Tofa faults declaration of June 12 as Democracy Day

The National Republican Convention candidate in the 1993 Presidential election, Bashir Tofa, on Sunday in Kano opposed President Muhammad Buhari’s decision to recognise June 12 as Democracy Day, insisting that the pronouncement deserves serious reconsideration Tofa who was reacting to President Buhari’s recent honour to the late MKO Abiola and the changing of Democracy Day from May 29 to June 12 also stated that to him, the 1993 presidential election ... Read More »

Reggae legend, Ras Kimono, dies at 60

Nigerian Reggae legend, Ekeleke Elumelu, popularly known as Ras Kimono, is dead. The singer reportedly died on Sunday in a Lagos hospital after a brief illness In a recent chat with PUNCH, the reggae star said, he had been a vegetarian for over 37 years and neither smoked nor drank alcohol. He said, “I have never smoked and I don’t drink alcohol. I tell people I have been a vegetarian ... Read More »

Memorial Day 2018: Trump Honors ‘Our Heroes’ at Arlington

President Trump paid tribute to and mourned the loss of fallen soldiers on Monday with a traditional Memorial Day visit to Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia, vowing that “we will never forget our heroes.” After laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns on a gray and unseasonably cool day, Mr. Trump addressed a cheering crowd that included Gold Star families, honoring “the men and women who laid down ... Read More »

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