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Abiola Ajimobi’s Health Condition Worsens After Days In Coma
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Abiola Ajimobi’s Health Condition Worsens After Days In Coma

Family members, political associates and relatives of former Oyo State governor, Abiola Ajimobi, are fearful as hopes of him recovering from coma fades away by the minute. The 70-year-old slipped into coma on Thursday for the second time as a result of COVID-19 complications. The news sparked rumours of his death, sending panic across the landscape especially among his supporters and members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) where he is the National Deputy Chairman (South) of the party. On Monday, a reliable source close to the ex-governor told SaharaReporters that Ajimobi had been on life support machine since Friday after he slipped into a deep coma and may not make any recovery going by the observations of medical experts around him. Ajimobi, for the past few weeks,...
Carpenter Mistaken for an Armed Robber Killed by Mob in Ekiti
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Carpenter Mistaken for an Armed Robber Killed by Mob in Ekiti

Tragedy struck in the Olujoda area of Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti state capital on Wednesday after a 45-year-old carpenter was killed by a mob who mistook him for an armed robber. According to reports, Olujoda has witnessed a series of robbery attacks in recent times and this has caused residents to be suspicious of every move. Eyewitnesses say the youths in the area saw the deceased roaming the street and this made them become suspicious of him. They mistook him for one of the robbers who might have attacked them in the past and then descended on him, beating him with dangerous weapons until he fell into a coma. He was later rushed to the hospital where he was confirmed dead.   His bereaved wife, Yemi, told newsmen that her husband told her that he was going to Olujoda for a...
Snooker legend, Willie Thorne, 66, Dies after Suffering Respiratory Failure
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Snooker legend, Willie Thorne, 66, Dies after Suffering Respiratory Failure

Snooker legend, Willie Thorne has died in hospital in Spain after suffering 'septic shock' following respiratory failure. The English former professional had been put into a coma on Sunday while receiving treatment for his leukaemia. Thorne, who announced he was battling leukaemia in March, suffered several health issues. He had to undergo three blood transfusions before returning to the hospital in May for heart checks and an MRI scan. On Wednesday morning, his carer and friend Julie O'Neill announced that he died at 1.55am and was surrounded by his family. “It is with a very heavy and broken heart that I have to officially announce that at 1.55am this morning, Willie Thorne lost his battle and passed away,” O’Neill wrote. “Willie went into septic shock and was not resp...
Man allegedly beats wife to coma then threatens to do it again once she regains consciousness
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Man allegedly beats wife to coma then threatens to do it again once she regains consciousness

A man has allegedly beaten his wife to a coma and boasted that he will continue the beating when she regains consciousness. The man, identified as Egwu Francis Emmanuel, allegedly beat Mrs Ezinne in Amachara Village, Ebonyi State, till she became unconscious. An eye witness claims the man is in the habit of beating his wife but no one is willing to report him to the police because he is feared in the village. The eye witness said: “This incidence is a repeated occurrence in the neighborhood. Even the wife is afraid to run away from the marriage as she is afraid of what may be her fate. As I’m talking to you now, she is lying in coma in Medical Center Afikpo. “And the husband is still bragging outside of the hospital to pounce on her immediately she regains consciousness. If...
Man Arrested for Beating his Four-year-old Son to Coma in Lagos
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Man Arrested for Beating his Four-year-old Son to Coma in Lagos

A Nigerian father has been arrested by men of the Lagos state police command for beating his four-year-old son, Ezekiel, to a state of coma, and leaving him with several body marks. Tunde was reported to have gotten angry with Ezekiel because he excreted on himself. According to their neighbors, Ezekiel's mum and Tunde were married for a few years until she left him over constant acts of domestic violence. She initially left with Ezekiel but later returned him to his father who had already remarried. A neighbor told The Nation that Ezekiel was always being maltreated by Tunde and his new wife. “Tunde married another wife and the woman always beat Ezekiel at every little provocation. Nobody in the neighbourhood could stop Tunde from beating the boy because of his unruly beha...
Popular Delta Baker Achiki Dies in Fatal Accident
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Popular Delta Baker Achiki Dies in Fatal Accident

Popular Delta baker, Achiki Okoacha, has lost her life in a fatal accident along the Agbor-Asaba express road. According to reports surrounding her demise, Achiki who was in the company of her friend, Jenny, was returning from Asaba where she had gone to deliver a cake. The late baker was moments before her death seen in a Snapchat video made by her friend Jenny, who is said to be currently in coma at the hospital. The snapchat video shows Achiki driving her white Venza car, while Jenny made a video as Mayorkun’s ‘Of Lagos‘ played in the background. In other news, Nigerian singer Davido was also involved in an accident as photos of him walking with the aid of crutches surfaced on social media. An Instagram user identified as @prince_ii shared series of pictures from ...
Ebonyi Age-Grade Members Allegedly Beat Pastor To Coma For Criticising Them On Facebook
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Ebonyi Age-Grade Members Allegedly Beat Pastor To Coma For Criticising Them On Facebook

The Ebonyi State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of an age grade community leader in Afikpor North Local Government Area who allegedly beat a clergyman, one Pastor Oko Chukwu Obeni, to coma. It was gathered that the embattled age-grade members allegedly dragged the pastor out from his church and gave him 36 strokes of cane for allegedly criticizing their leadership on Facebook. they equally tied his hands to his back, bathed him with murky water while his elder brother who came to the scene was forced to pay the age-grade leaders the sum of N9,500 to buy off another remaining 18 strokes of canes they wanted to give him (pastor). According to the pastor, Quote “They called me out. They forced me to lie down and face the ground. After that, they asked me to sit up and come...
Broadway Actor, Nick Cordero Wakes up From Coma after Leg Amputation Due to Coronavirus
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Broadway Actor, Nick Cordero Wakes up From Coma after Leg Amputation Due to Coronavirus

Broadway actor, Nick Cordero who had his right leg amputated while fighting Coronavirus has woken up from a medically induced coma. Cordero’s wife, Amanda Kloots, announced the good news just a day after sharing that the Tony-nominated actor was making progress by following doctor’s commands. Holding couple's 10-month-old son Elvis, Kloots said on her Instagram story last night that, "He is awake. ... We did it." She added that he is still very weak from the medical issues he has faced, but that he is responsive and is following commands. "Even closing his eyes, takes it out of him. They're waiting for him to regain strength, of course, time and recovery will help with that and then eventually PT will help him get stronger," she said. "But he's a true superhero." She added ...
Montpellier Midfielder, Junior Sambia Placed Into A Coma After Testing Positive For Coronavirus
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Montpellier Midfielder, Junior Sambia Placed Into A Coma After Testing Positive For Coronavirus

Montpellier and French football star, Junior Sambia has been placed into an ‘artificial coma due to the severity of his symptoms’ after he tested positive for Coronavirus. The 23-year-old defensive midfielder is the first player in Ligue 1, the top division in France, to be diagnosed with the deadly virus. Sambia’s agent revealed that his symptoms became so severe that after he changed hospital, staff made the decision to put him into a coma. ‘His condition is stable this Friday. It has not deteriorated, nor improved,’ his agent Frederic Guerra told Le Parisien. ‘It is tough. He really respected confinement. He did everything well. He must have contracted the virus while shopping. He suffered three days of severe diarrhoea – like gastroenteritis. Then, on Tuesday morning...
If you try such with me, I’ll beat you into coma – Bobrisky tells angry wives attacking their husbands’ side chicks
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If you try such with me, I’ll beat you into coma – Bobrisky tells angry wives attacking their husbands’ side chicks

Bobrisky has sent a serious warning to married women while defending side chicks, following the rising trend of wives attacking their husbands' mistresses. The crossdresser took to Instagram to state that married women should face their cheating husbands as some of these ''side chics'' do not know that they are dating married men. He also warned that any wife who attempts to attack him for hanging out with the husband,  will end up in a coma as he will give the wife the beating of her life.  
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Man Fall Into Coma After Discovering Wife Owned The House They Rented For 10yrs

The man who had leased a loft so his family can live in, has been stunned when following six years, he found that he had been paying house lease to his own better half. As per an online life client who posted the story, the man was shocked that the house lease continued expanding after at regular intervals and when he could take it no more, he chose to examine. While making the examination, he found the stunning actuality that his own better half is his proprietor and she had been gathering the whole lease he had been paying. A man leased a house and moved in with his family, After 2 years the lease was expanded, he didn't gripe since he enjoyed the house and condition. After an additional 2 years, run of the mill of the landowner in Lagos, the lease was again expanded and the ...
5 Female Secondary School Students Rape Teacher To Coma In Ogun
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5 Female Secondary School Students Rape Teacher To Coma In Ogun

Five secondary school girls within the age range of 16 to 18 have reportedly raped a Biology teacher [name withheld] to coma in ‎Ayetoro-Itele, a community in Ogun State. News of the criminal act broke out Thursday morning when the man’s neighbor called the local police after he found the man helpless and near-lifeless in his room. According the man’s neighbor, five school-age girls reportedly walked into the man’s room, a one room apartment, where the man teacher was recovering from undisclosed ailment. The student, who were on mufti to hide their school identity, did not waste time to get down to ‘business’. The unsuspecting teacher, who was certain they were students as the had notes and textbooks on them, wrongly imagined they came to pay him a quick-recovery visit. In his feebl...
“One week after our wedding, he beat me to coma” Blessing Okoro explains why her previous marriage failed
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“One week after our wedding, he beat me to coma” Blessing Okoro explains why her previous marriage failed

Blessing Okoro has taken to Instagram to narrate what led to the end of her first marriage. The marriage, which produced one son, packed up after a few years. The BOM founder has previously said the marriage ended due to domestic violence. Now she is claiming the violence nearly claimed her life. She said in a video shared to her Instagram account: "One week after our wedding, he beat me to coma." Blessing, who got married at the age of 19, added that she is lucky to have had witnesses the times her ex allegedly beat her. She said the first time it happened, her siblings had come over for holiday and they witnessed it. Sharing the video, she wrote: "He beat me to coma and his mum said he will hit me again. 4th reason my previous marriage failed." Followers sympathised w...
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Ghanaian Man Beats His Wife Into Coma For Having Sex With Another Man

The 35-year-old man in Ghana, Kofi Bandoli, was arrested by Awutu Bereku district police station for beating his wife into a state of coma after he caught her having sex with another man in their matrimonial bed. It was gathered that the man went to work and tried to call his wife who was at home for some information but tried several times and couldn’t reach her. He then decided to go home and see whether something had happened to her because this was unusual. As he approached his room, he heard the sounds of someone moaning only to find his wife having sex with another man. Angered by what he witnessed, Bandoli pounced on his wife and beat the hell out of her until she fell into a state of coma. Her lover quickly fled the scene. The woman is currently receiving treatment ...
Car crash victim dies after 31-years in coma
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Car crash victim dies after 31-years in coma

An Italian car crash victim has died after being looked after by his parents for 31 years while he was in a coma.   Ignazio 'Cito' Okamoto from Brescia, was involved in a collision on March 19, 1988, and suffered a brain haemorrhage at the age of 22. His friend was killed in the crash but he survived the incident. Ignazio spent two years in a clinic, but his parents decided to take him home to try to bring him back to health.   He has now died at the age of 54 after suffering cardiac arrest. Ignazio's mother Marina told La Stampa: 'for 31 years we lived cut off from the world. The doctors had told us that he wouldn't wake up but we cared for him every day, hoping that maybe...'   His father Hector, a 77-year old Mexican with Japanese roots, added: 'now life...
This is 2019, don’t start a print magazine business – Akin Alabi
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This is 2019, don’t start a print magazine business – Akin Alabi

Nairabet owner and lawmaker-elect Akin Alabi has advised people to stay away from the idea of starting a print magazine business. In a post he shared on social media, Akin Alabi revealed that print magazine business is in comatose and about to die. His words can be buttressed by the rise of New Media which is fast seeing g many contents that would have featured in magazines now being published online. Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and blogs are gradually taking a lion share of what print magazine use to have. News that people would have waited hours before accessing are now at their finger tips. This has reduced the rate at which magazines sell and sorted after. Sharing on social media, Akin Alabi wrote: This is 2019… don’t start a print magazine business. Print magazine busi...
Boxer Adonis Stevenson In Coma After Being Knocked Out
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Boxer Adonis Stevenson In Coma After Being Knocked Out

Canadian boxer Adonis Stevenson is now in an induced coma in hospital after losing the World Boxing Council light heavyweight title to Ukrainian Oleksandr Gvozdyk. The 41-year-old was knocked out in the 11th round in Quebec City on Saturday night. Stevenson was put on a stretcher and was taken to the hospital with concussion-like symptoms. He has since been put in a medically induced coma, his family told the Montreal Gazette. Doctors have said the next 48 hours will be crucial for the boxer. Stevenson was making his 10th title defense since winning the belt against Chad Dawson in 2013. It was his first loss since 2010 and the first in Canada.Gvozdyk, 31, was fighting in Canada for the first time. Source: rushhoursport
Woman Left in Coma After Nose Job Procedure In Mexico
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Woman Left in Coma After Nose Job Procedure In Mexico

A Dallas woman, Laura Avil, is fighting for her life, as she is currently in a coma after she went to Mexico for a nose job procedure. According to TMZ, real estate agent travelled to Ciudad Juarez last month to save some cash on the plastic surgery, as it’s significantly cheaper there. Her attorney, Larry Friedman, revealed the anaesthesia used on her was administered incorrectly and way too early. The clinic staff left Laura under anaesthesia for hours because the head doc was running late. As a result, Laura suffered severe brain swelling and went into a coma. Laura was stuck in Mexico for 8 days before her family could finally transfer her to a hospital in El Paso, TX, where doctors revealed she’d have to be kept alive with breathing tubes and machines, or be taken off life...
Reckless P’Harcourt Driver Kills One, Injure Another, Disappears
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Reckless P’Harcourt Driver Kills One, Injure Another, Disappears

PORT HARCOURT – IT was gory at Mile 1, Port Harcourt, Rivers state Thursday morning as a reckless speeding bus driver crushed two wheelbarrow operators, killing one and leaving the other in coma. The killer driver, yet unidentified, was said to have taken to his heels, disappearing from the scene after his bus veered off course and hit both victims conversing in waiting for customers on the Mile 1 Ikwerre Road median. Lucky Dike, an eyewitness told Vanguard, “The driver could have been high on something, most of them are. He was speeding recklessly and they usually do as they challenge for passengers in the morning. It was about 8am. “He overtook a vehicle at busy Mile 1 Market area. Suddenly he lost control, swerved the bus to the median and hit a streetlight pole on which th...
Soldiers Torture 18-Year-Old Boy to Death Over Stolen Phone In Plateau State
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Soldiers Torture 18-Year-Old Boy to Death Over Stolen Phone In Plateau State

Amadu Atajan, an 18-year-old secondary school-leaver has died after he was allegedly tortured by some soldiers attached to the Special Task Force, Sector 7, Sha District, in the Bokkos Local Government Area of Plateau State. Atajan, who died on Wednesday, reportedly died from internal injuries he sustained in the hands of the soldiers. According to reports, the victim was assaulted on the account of his friend who reported a case of a stolen phone to the men sometime last week. It was gathered that Atajan had attended the friend’s secondary school graduation in July during which he collected his Android phone to take pictures. While the fun went on, another friend of the host was said to have collected the phone from Atajan under false pretences of using it to take pictures.  The ...
Gospel Singer, Gozie Okeke Rejoices After Waking Up From Coma
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Gospel Singer, Gozie Okeke Rejoices After Waking Up From Coma

Popular gospel singer, Prince Gozie Okeke is rejoicing after waking up from a coma he went into due to heart disease. Gozie Okeke is a Nigerian gospel artiste cum producer is always remembered for making one of Nigeria’s all-time best selling album Akanchawa. In 2010, news filtered on social network and some print media that Gospel artist Goziek Okeke is a homosexual. Many of his fans including his wife Njideka okeke were shocked. The Gospel singer refuted the publication which originated from 3rd or 3 EYE magazine as they may call it, an onitsha based magazine accusing Gozie okeke of raping man to coma in an undisclosed hotel in ONITSHA. The news caused serious havoc on the side of the gospel artist who not only refutted the allegation but also took to the studio to release an ALBUM T...
Man Celebrates 50th Wedding Anniversary With Wife In Coma
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Man Celebrates 50th Wedding Anniversary With Wife In Coma

A Chinese husband has expressed his love and dedication to his wife of 50 years during a heart-warming wedding anniversary – even though she was in a coma and couldn’t hear it. The 78-year-old man, named Feng, put a golden ring on his wife’s finger as he celebrated their golden wedding anniversary in her hospital ward in Haining, Zhejiang Province. His 73-year-old wife, known by her surname Wang, has been under intensive care for three years; and to help her recover, Mr Feng comes to the hospital every day to hold her hand and talk to her, according to a local report. The touching ceremony had been planned as a surprise by the medical staff, who treated the elderly couple as their own family. Mr Feng said he was deeply moved by the staff’s kindness, and his wife’s heart rate increased ...
Policemen Invade BIRS Office, Beat Staff To Coma In Benue
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Policemen Invade BIRS Office, Beat Staff To Coma In Benue

Benue State Police Command has reacted to the report accusing the X-Squad Unit of Police of looting and beating of staff of the Benue State Internal Revenue Services (BIRS). It was alleged that the new Commander of the Squad demanded for N10m from BIRS, claiming it was an order from the IGP. The Squad was further alleged to have manhandled Mrs. Mimi Orubibi, the Executive Chairman of BIRS for refusing to agree to the unholy demand. The development allegedly sparked protest with youths of the states burning tyres and blocking major roads leading to Makurdi, the Benue State capital. Reacting when contacted by DAILY POST Monday night, the state Police PRO, Moses Yamu said the command had commenced investigation on what led to the invasion and assault on the BIRS staff. He said, “Th...
Europe-based Nigerian Couple Arrested For Beating Sister-in-law To Coma
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Europe-based Nigerian Couple Arrested For Beating Sister-in-law To Coma

A couple has been arrested by the police and are currently undergoing interrogation after allegedly beaten up their sister-in-law for infidelity. According to Vanguardngr, Bela (the victim) who is married to Amsterdam-based Felix Omeneka, brother to Kelly, was beaten to a pop by Kelly and his wife Mercy in their family home in Ajao Estate over the weekend. The bad blood allegedly began after Felix instructed Bela to go live in his family house, shortly after their wedding in 2016, even though it did not sit well with her. No sooner than she moved into the family house than the battles started between herself and her brother and sister in law-Kelly and Mercy. All hell was let loose over the weekend when Bela discovered that some of her belongings were missing, Approaching Mercy to...
Paul & Peter Okoye Pay Tribute To Ugandan Singer, Mowzey Radio, Who Died This Morning
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Paul & Peter Okoye Pay Tribute To Ugandan Singer, Mowzey Radio, Who Died This Morning

Paul and Peter Okoye have paid tribute to popular Uganda reggae artiste, Mowzey Radio, who died this morning at the age of 33. Mowzey whose real name is Moses Ssekibogo, was beaten into a coma following an attack at a bar in Entebbe barely two weeks ago. The altercation left him with serious head injuries that required a brain surgery at Case Hospital in Kampala. Following the sad news which broke this morning, Paul and Peter took to their respective Instagram accounts to pay tribute to the late singer.
Radio Of Music Group, Radio & Weasel Dies At 33
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Radio Of Music Group, Radio & Weasel Dies At 33

Popular Ugandan musician, Mowzey Radio, real name Moses Ssekibogo has died at the age of 33. The singer who provided smooth RnB vocals, as one half of the popular Ugandan group, Goodlyfe Crew, died around 6am today February 1, at Case clinic in Uganda, where he had been receiving treatment from injuries he sustained 9 days ago after getting into a fight at a bar. According to reports, on January 22nd, Radio was beaten into a coma following a fight with a group at a local hang out spot in Entebbe, Uganda. Five people were arrested for the beating, including the owner of the bar. His death was announced this morning in a press statement. Among the first people to mourh his death was Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni, who, a few days ago, donated money for his hospital treatment. ...
Buhari’s Son Remain In Coma As Doctors Discover Additional Injuries
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Buhari’s Son Remain In Coma As Doctors Discover Additional Injuries

Yusuf Buhari, the son of Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari who was hospitalized in Abuja after a ghastly motorbike crash has not regained his ability to speak but doctors handling his treatment said he is gradually showing sign of recovery. Yesterday, the younger Buhari who sustained a head injury and a broken limb indicated to doctors repeatedly about his hand. A check on the hand showed it was fractured, leading doctors to embark on immediate treatment. A presidency source told Saharareporters that since Yusuf was admitted to Cedarcrest Hospital in Abuja he has not regained his speech due to traumatic brain injury. Yusuf was drag racing with a friend, Bashir Gwandu when they both crashed in Gwanripa neighborhood in Nigeria’s federal capital, Abuja. Gwandu was also critically...
Ex-Vice President Alex Ekwueme Dies At 85
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Ex-Vice President Alex Ekwueme Dies At 85

Former Vice President of Nigeria, Dr Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme is dead. He was aged 85. A statement from his family signed by his brother and the traditional ruler of Oko in Anambra State, Igwe Laz Ekwueme said that he died by 10:00 pm in a London clinic, Sunday. The statement read: “Ekwueme family regrets to announce the peaceful passing away of their patriarch, the former Vice-President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Dr. Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme GCON. “The sad event occurred at the London Clinic at 10:00 pm on Sunday 19th November 2017.” Ekwueme had slumped in his Enugu residence, and immediately taken to the Memfys Neurosurgery Hospital Enugu, where he relapsed and went into a coma. As soon as he was stabilized in the hospital he was flown to London in an air ambulance las...
Actress And Singer Isabel Granada Dies After Being In A Coma For Over A Week
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Actress And Singer Isabel Granada Dies After Being In A Coma For Over A Week

More than a week since she collapsed in Doha and went into coma, actress Isabel Granada was announced to have passed away. One of her friends asked for prayers while she was in a coma. The sad news of her passing was announced by her husband, Arnel Cowley on Facebook on 5 November, which read, "It is with great sadness that my wife Isabel Granada has peacefully passed here in Doha, Qatar. She has been a fantastic wife, mother and daughter. She always did her best in everything she did, whether it be in front of a camera or sports." Cowley also thanked everybody for their prayers and full support, before adding, "Baby... wherever you might be... just always remember that I LOVE YOU and I miss you very much." In an interview with the media, Cowley admitted that Granada had alread...
Thug Knocks Female French Presidential Aspirant Into Coma
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Thug Knocks Female French Presidential Aspirant Into Coma

A leading female French politician was knocked unconscious by a vicious thug as she handed out leaflets in a market. Horrifying pictures show Nathalie Kosciusko-Morizet, a 44-year-old mother of two, was taken to hospital after being knocked out cold by the man in his 50s, but her condition has now been described as ‘stable’. Pointing his finger in the politician’s face, he said she was a ‘dirty bobo’ – the French word for a young aspiring professional with liberal views. Apparently expecting a blow to the face, NKM collapsed, and is thought to have banged her head on the concrete ground. It was a few minutes before she regained consciousness, and by that time onlookers had called the emergency services. Paramedics treated her at the scene, and then rushed her to hospital, where her ...
Female Soldier Beats Policewoman Comatose In Lagos
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Female Soldier Beats Policewoman Comatose In Lagos

LAGOS— A policewoman attached to Makinde Police Division, Oshodi area of Lagos, yesterday afternoon, received the beating of her life after a female soldier engaged her in a fight, at Oshodi, opposite NAFDAC office. A police source that spoke with Vanguard on the condition of anonymity, said the police traffic warden was on official duty when she was assaulted by the military woman, adding “as we speak, the policewoman is in coma in an undisclosed hospital. “The case of assault has been reported to Police Command Headquarters for further investigation.” Although nobody knew what exactly transpired between the women, an eyewitnesses said there was an argument between the two female officers, who were both in their uniforms, which later resulted to an outburst. Meanwhile, soldiers ...
Accident On Oshodi-Apapa Expressway Kills Driver, Another In Coma
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Accident On Oshodi-Apapa Expressway Kills Driver, Another In Coma

A driver was killed yesterday and 10 others were injured in two accidents on Oshodi-Apapa Expressway. Another driver is said to be in coma following the crashes which occurred between 4am and 5am at Ibalex Bus Stop, Ilasamaja. In the first accident, four persons were injured when a gravel-laden truck hit a trailer carrying oil from the rear. According to the Nation, the trailer was marked KY153YTK; there were no numbers on the truck.The truck driver and motor-boys were said to have been trapped inside the vehicle for over 30 minutes before they were rescued. Eyewitnesses said policemen mobilised rescuers to get the injured to hospital. “The policemen were at the forefront in the rescue efforts. They later evacuated the trapped truck driver and motorboy before the Lagos State...
Rigobert Song Recuperating
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Rigobert Song Recuperating

Former Liverpool star Rigobert Song has been pictured for the first time since suffering a stroke nine weeks ago. The Cameroon legend, wearing a Southport under-21 shirt, can be seen looking frail but smiling as he sits alongside a friend on a hospital bed. The 40-year-old fell into a coma for two days back in October after having a cerebral aneurysm at his home in the Odza neighbourhood in Yaounde, Cameroon. The Government is said to have spent about £78,000 on his treatment.