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Man allegedly Throws Down his Househelp from Second Floor of a 2-storey Building in Aba
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Man allegedly Throws Down his Househelp from Second Floor of a 2-storey Building in Aba

A Nigerian man identified as Emeka Igwe from Imo state, has been accused of throwing down his househelp from the second floor of a 2-storey building in Aba, Abia state. Twitter user, @obaino_ shared photos of injuries the girl sustained and also disclosed that the incident occurred at 204 Niger opposite Newday dast food in Aba. He tweeted; She’s a house help. Her master dropped her from the balcony of the 2nd floor of a 2 storey building Location is 204 Niger opposite Newday dast food Aba Please let’s make this trend and get her justice  
10 newborn babies die in hospital fire, India
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10 newborn babies die in hospital fire, India

10 newborn babies have reportedly died in a fire outbreak at a state-run hospital in western India in the early hours of Saturday. 17 infants where in the unit for sick newborn babies when the fire broke out at the Bhandara District General Hospital in Maharashtra state. Seven infants died due to smoke suffocation, and three from burn injuries, Maharashtra health minister Rajesh Tope told reporters. Seven babies were rescued by the nurses and ward staff. All the infants were aged between a few days and three months, Bhandara district health official Prashant Uike said. The government has ordered a probe into the incident and a safety audit of all neo-natal care units in the state. Initial reports indicated that the fire may have been caused by a short circuit in o...
US Capitol Police officer dies from injuries in riot, federal homicide investigation opened
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US Capitol Police officer dies from injuries in riot, federal homicide investigation opened

U.S. Capitol Police said Thursday police officer Brian Sicknick died due to injuries sustained in response to the riot led by supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday at the Capitol. “Officer Sicknick was responding to the riots on Wednesday, January 6, 2021, at the U.S. Capitol and was injured while physically engaging with protesters,” the police said. During the melee, Sicknick was hit in the head with a fire extinguisher, two law enforcement officials said. The officials could not discuss the ongoing investigation publicly and spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity. Sicknick had returned to his division office after the incident and collapsed, the statement said. He was taken to a local hospital where he died on Thursday. The death of Officer ...
One Dead, Three Injured as Cocoa House Elevator Collapses in Ibadan
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One Dead, Three Injured as Cocoa House Elevator Collapses in Ibadan

One person has been confirmed dead while three others sustained injuries when the elevator of the Cocoa House in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, collapsed. It was gathered that the faulty elevator collapsed on Wednesday morning, January 6, while some technicians were trying to replace it with a new one. Head, Corporate Affairs, Odu’ a Investment Company Limited, Victory Ayetoro, who confirmed the incident said that the conglomerate was trying to change the old elevator to a new one when the incident happened. "At around 11am this morning, the lift installation team from our contractor handling the lift and who were working on dismantling the old lift in readiness for a new lift instalment, while working on the lift suffered a mechanical failure," said Ayetoro. "The said fail...
Solskjaer confirms Man Utd injury blow as Cavani and Martial forced off in West Ham win
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Solskjaer confirms Man Utd injury blow as Cavani and Martial forced off in West Ham win

The duo limped out of Saturday's game at London Stadium, though their replacements played a huge role in the Red Devils' victory Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Edinson Cavani and Anthony Martial both picked up muscle injuries during Saturday’s 3-1 win at West Ham. Cavani, who scored twice as a substitute against Southampton last weekend, retained his place in the side after starting against Paris Saint-Germain in midweek, but did not come out for the second-half at London Stadium. Martial did make it onto the pitch for the second period but was replaced by Juan Mata after 62 minutes. Bruno Fernandes was also introduced for the second-half having been surprisingly named on the bench by Solskjaer, who said the Portuguese needed a rest because of the rough treatment h...
Rapper Boosie Badazz shares graphic video of the gruesome leg injuries he sustained after he was shot in the leg
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Rapper Boosie Badazz shares graphic video of the gruesome leg injuries he sustained after he was shot in the leg

Boosie Badazz has shared a graphic video showing his gruesome gunshot wounds as he recovers from the shooting.   The American rapper, who shot in the leg last month is using videos of the gruesome injuries he sustained from the shooting to lure new subscribers to his OnlyFans account.   Boosie is asking his fans to pay over $29.99 per month for more videos of his injuries.   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Lindaikejiblog (@lindaikejiblogofficial)   The One of Them Days Again hitmaker's videographer @chuckstarfilms teased a video, along with the caption 'Go to @boosienewig and subscribe to his onlyfans to see his recover [sic]'.     ...
Robertson backs Liverpool boss Klopp’s call for help to limit player injuries
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Robertson backs Liverpool boss Klopp’s call for help to limit player injuries

The Scotland international feels five substitutions would go a long way to easing the problem Andy Robertson has backed his Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp’s appeal for help from football’s governing bodies in a bid to limit the number of injuries players are picking up. The 2020-21 season is a condensed one on account of the previous campaign finishing late due to the coronavirus pandemic. As such, teams are being forced into quick turnarounds in order to fulfil their fixtures. Klopp has been vocal on the subject, and hit out at the broadcast partners for his side being asked to play games so close together.
LASTMA Official Left With Injuries After Being Attacked By Hoodlums (Graphic)
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LASTMA Official Left With Injuries After Being Attacked By Hoodlums (Graphic)

An officer of Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) on Sunday was attacked by pedestrian touts at Jakande area in Lekki. According to an eyewitness, the officer was controlling traffic while the man sitting wanted to cross the road. It was gathered that the pedestrian approached the officer to stop the vehicles for him to cross the road, a request which was blatantly objected. The officer whose name is yet to be identified as at press time asked the man to use pedestrian bridge not too far from the spot, Igbere TV learnt. The man refused to use the pedestrian bridge, threatening the officer, and a lot of altercation came to play. The man was heard saying officers will soon be chased out of the road just the way police officers were chased out. It was further...
‘He’s not supposed to score all the goals’ – Coman backs Man Utd star Pogba & makes Thiago comparison
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‘He’s not supposed to score all the goals’ – Coman backs Man Utd star Pogba & makes Thiago comparison

The Bayern Munich man feels the France star is unfairly criticised and highlights his former team-mate as an example Kingsley Coman believes criticism of Paul Pogba at Manchester United is not justified, as he feels his France team-mate is there to provide balance rather than score all the goals. Pogba returned to Manchester from Juventus to widespread fanfare in the summer of 2016, with the Frenchman tipped to lead United back to the summit of the Premier League. There have been moments of brilliance and games where he has looked world class, but he has also struggled on occasions and last season he was beset by injuries.
Corporal Shot Dead in Ibadan Gunmen Attack
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Corporal Shot Dead in Ibadan Gunmen Attack

A tragic incident occurred at Ikolaba area of Ibadan, Oyo state capital on Friday August 21 as some gunmen attacked some policemen near the police station in the community.  A corporal was shot dead in the surprise attack which left other policemen with various degrees of injuries.  Though the gunmen's mission is still not clear at the moment, the police spokesperson Gbenga Fadeyi said policemen had been deployed in the area and normalcy has been restored. The statement read;  At about 9 pm of 21/08/2020, two Policemen who were attached to Ikolaba Police station who were at the other side of the road of the station were attacked by hoodlums in a moving vehicle. In the process, one Police corporal was shot dead while one inspr was injured and he is recuperati...
Nigerian Air force’s First Female Combatant Helicopter Pilot dies Eight Months after Special Secognition
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Nigerian Air force’s First Female Combatant Helicopter Pilot dies Eight Months after Special Secognition

Tolulope Arotile, the first female helicopter pilot in the history of the Nigerian Air Force has died 8 months after she was given a special recognition. Arotile who was decorated alongside Kafayat Sanni, the first female fighter pilot, by Sadique Abubakar, chief of air staff died On Tuesday July 14, as a result of head injuries sustained from a road traffic accident at the Nigerian Air Force base in Kaduna state. The military officer who had just ended a programme at the Starlite International Training Academy in South Africa, did not recover from the injuries sustained in the accident.   A statement released by the Nigerian Air Force read; “It is with great sorrow that the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) regretfully announces the unfortunate demise of Flying Officer ...
Actor  Bryshere Gray Arrested for Assaulting his Wife
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Actor Bryshere Gray Arrested for Assaulting his Wife

American actor, Bryshere Gray, who played Hakeem on the Fox drama Empire, has been arrested after his wife alleged that he assaulted and strangled her until she passed out. The incident began at about 10.15pm on Sunday night, July 12 when Goodyear Police responded to a 911 call alleging “an adult female victim had been assaulted at her Goodyear home by her husband, who she identified as Bryshere Gray, an actor on the TV series ‘Empire,’ " police said in a statement. Police said the woman had multiple visible injuries on her body and that she said Gray strangled her at one point, until she passed out. Her injuries were non-life-threatening but she was taken to the hospital where she was treated for her injuries and released, police said, adding that detectives and a Victim’s Ad...
Women are Wicked, I Fear us – Actress Regina Chukwu
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Women are Wicked, I Fear us – Actress Regina Chukwu

Actress Regina Chukwu has said that women are wicked and that she fears women. She stated this on her Instagram page on Monday July 13, while reacting to recent reports of some women inflicting grevious injuries on their housemaids. Regina says she is amazed that women who are supposed to be compassionate would treat their maids who are other women's children, like slaves. She wrote   WOMEN pls y’all should come closer I want to ask you all a questions —— pls o why we women wicked like this? (Men dey learn) Like I don’t get, aren’t we supposed to be the ones with a very tender and compassionate hearts? How come we are stone hearted, why are we doing this for goodness sake or how do we even start to explain all this wicked acts by women. (Pls read through the news to unde...
Man Utd to be Without two Key Players Against Southampton
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Man Utd to be Without two Key Players Against Southampton

Manchester United will be without two key players when they host Southampton in tonight’s Premier League due to injuries. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side made this known in a post via its official website at the weekend. Man United head to the game after beating Aston Villa 3-0 in their last fixture, while Southampton played a 1-1 draw with Everton. The Red Devils are currently in the fifth position on the Premier League table with 58 points from 34 matches. “Phil Jones and Axel Tuanzebe are the only players who are presently unavailable for selection, due to injury, leaving Ole with a large group of sharp and hungry Reds to choose from,” Man United said. The match kick-off time is at 8 pm Nigerian time.
Man Arrested for Using hot Knife to Inflict Injury on a 10 Year old Boy’s Buttocks
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Man Arrested for Using hot Knife to Inflict Injury on a 10 Year old Boy’s Buttocks

24-year-old Badmus Folarin, pictured above, has been arrested by men of the Ogun state police command for using a hot knife to burn the buttocks of a 10-year- old boy, Sunday David, for allegedly licking from a tin of tea at their home situated at Elegushi Street, Owode-Yewa, Yewa South Local Government Area of the state. In a statement released on Sunday, July 12, the spokesperson of the state Police Command, Abimbola Oyeyemi, said the police at Egbado Division received a distress call from a neighbor of the suspect. “The suspect was arrested following a distress call received by the DPO Owode Egbado division, Olabisi Elebutte, from a concerned neighbour. He  reported through a telephone call that they could hear a sorrowful cry of a boy at No 12 Elegushi Street, Owode-Yewa, ...
Dad, his two Teenage Children and Dog Killed on Father’s Day
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Dad, his two Teenage Children and Dog Killed on Father’s Day

A father, his two teenage children and their dog have been killed after a suspected drunk driver mowed them down on Father's Day. A 47-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of three counts of causing death by dangerous driving and one of drunk driving after the family were killed while taking a walk on Sunday. Police and paramedics rushed to Abbey Road in Dalton-in-Furness, Cumbria, at around 2.30pm on Sunday, June 21. Despite their best efforts, three people died at the scene. The driver suffered injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening. Witness Ian Singleton, who saw paramedics trying to save the victims, said on Facebook: "I was literally five to ten minutes from being involved on my bike. "Turned up at the scene and it was like a horror movie. ...
Man Arrested in Oyo state for Torturing his 7-yr Old Daughter
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Man Arrested in Oyo state for Torturing his 7-yr Old Daughter

A father has been arrested for torturing his 7-year-old daughter over time. The Oyo State Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Inclusion’s Rapid Response Rescue Team on Sexual, Gender-Based Violence and Child Abuse rescued Antonia Happiness Bassey, 7, who has been a victim of physical abuse, torture and assault by her biological father. Subsequently, the father, Mr Happiness Bassey, was arrested in Ibadan following a report made available to the Rapid Response Rescue Team of the Ministry on Friday, June 19. The state’s Commissioner for Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Inclusion, Alhaja, Faosat Sanni, confirmed the incident during a press conference, saying: "We received a report of the incident through a social media handle of someone living in that community on our Ra...
Cult Leader Allegedly Killed, Corpse hurriedly Buried in Ondo State
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Cult Leader Allegedly Killed, Corpse hurriedly Buried in Ondo State

Three suspected cultists who allegedly killed a cult leader and buried his body hurriedly have been arrested in lgbokoda area of Ondo state. The cultists were having a bloody supremacy clash when the cult leader was killed. According to Vanguard, the deceased, who was reportedly hacked to death in a bush, was hurriedly buried by his killers to cover up the crime. The rival clash between the two cult groups in Zion area, Igbokoda, the headquarters of the council area caused tension and anxiety in the community. A Police source disclosed that the corpse that was buried by the suspected killers has been exhumed. “The cult members killed the member of another rival cult group in Igbokoda and everywhere became tensed. “The leader and his friend were abducted by the cult group ar...
Pregnant Woman Escapes Death As Police Attack Keke Operator In Abia
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Pregnant Woman Escapes Death As Police Attack Keke Operator In Abia

A pregnant woman escaped death in Umuahia, the Abia state capital, as a team of policemen said to be enforcing the 4 pm closing time for keke operators in the state, attacked a tricycle conveying her and her two children. Eyewitnesses told Vanguard that the police team had trailed the keke rider along School road and in an attempt to arrest stop the rider, hit the tricycle which somersaulted to the roadside and threw away the pregnant woman and her two children. It was gathered that an oncoming car almost hit the pregnant woman, but for providence. As soon as the Abia police team saw that the tricycle (keke) had somersaulted, they fled the area in the patrol van. Passersby assisted the pregnant woman and her two children who sustained minor injuries. Eyewitnesses said; ”The...
Joao Felix would ‘be at a higher level’ if he joined Real Madrid instead of Atletico
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Joao Felix would ‘be at a higher level’ if he joined Real Madrid instead of Atletico

The Portuguese coach thinks a fellow countryman would have fit in better at Santiago Bernabeu than Wanda Metropolitano Joao Felix would be "at a higher level" if he had joined Real Madrid instead of Atletico Madrid, claims Carlos Carvalhal. Atletico shelled out €126 million (£122m/$142m) to sign Felix from Benfica ahead of Antoine Griezmann's departure for La Liga rivals Barcelona last year. However, the 20-year-old has only contributed six goals and three assists in 28 appearances, with ankle and hamstring injuries sidelining him for separate short spells.
Man United Angel Gomes responds to video of him visiting Nigerian prophet to cure injuries
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Man United Angel Gomes responds to video of him visiting Nigerian prophet to cure injuries

Man Utd youngster Angel Gomes has moved to address a video which has emerged on social media of him visiting a Nigerian prophet in a bid to cure his injuries. Gomes is a rising star at Old Trafford and is reportedly on the verge of signing a new £25,000-per-week contract. Despite only making 10 appearances in his United career thus far, staff at the club hold high hopes for Gomes' future. However the video may have raised a few question marks, as a younger Gomes attended T.B. Joshua’s Synagogue Church of All Nations in Nigeria for the service. In the video, the United star says: “My name is Angel Gomes, I’m from Manchester. I’m sixteen. "I play for Manchester United Football Club. And I’ve been struggling really with injuries. “I’ve been having injuries around my hip ...
40-year-old Man Arrested for Physically Abusing 9-year-old Niece in Anambra
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40-year-old Man Arrested for Physically Abusing 9-year-old Niece in Anambra

The Anambra state police command has arrested a 40-year-old man identified as Hillary Apeh for reportedly abusing his niece at his residence in Maryland Estates, 3-3 Onitsha. The little girl whose name was given as Chioma Ogbu had wounds and scars all over her body, reportedly inflicted by the suspect. Anambra state police spokesperson, Haruna Mohammed said the suspect confessed to inflicting injuries on his 9 year old niece over repeated delay when sent on an errand. The victim has been taken to the hospital for treatment. Haruna said; “On the 14/6/2020 at about 10:am, police operatives attached to 3-3 Police Station Onitsha arrested one Hillary Apeh ‘m’ aged 40 years of Maryland Estates 3-3 Onitsha. “Suspect brutally assaulted his niece one Chioma Ogbu ‘f’ aged 9 years...
Young Nigerian Man Shot Dead Outside his Home in UK
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Young Nigerian Man Shot Dead Outside his Home in UK

A young Nigerian man, Oluwamayowa Adeyemi was shot and killed outside his home in Hackney over the weekend. Adeyemi, also known as Samson, 21, was killed in Clapton, east London, last Friday night June 5th. He was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics, with a post-mortem revealing a gunshot wound to the chest as the cause of death. Police were called at 11.30pm on June 5 to reports of shots fired in Brakenfield Close, E5. They found Samson suffering gunshot injuries outside his home where he later died. Homicide detectives from the Metropolitan Police's Specialist Crime Command have appealed for information. A 22-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder has been released on bail. Detective Chief Inspector Paul Considine said: 'Following initial enquiries we know...
Troops Neutralize Bandits in Katsina, Kaduna
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Troops Neutralize Bandits in Katsina, Kaduna

<img class="i-amphtml-intrinsic-sizer" style="max-width: 100%; display: block !important;" role="presentation" src="data:;base64," alt="" aria-hidden="true" /> Troops of Operation WHIRL PUNCH have neutralized two armed bandits while many others fled with gunshot wounds at the border between Katsina and Kaduna states. This was disclosed in a statement issued on Sunday by the Coordinator Defence Media Operations, Major General, John Eneche. The statement noted that the bandits met their waterloo during blocking operations conducted by troops of Operation Whirl Punch under Operation ACCORD against interstate movement of bandits and cattle rustlers. <img class="i-amphtml-intrinsic-sizer" style="max-wid...
Lady Recounts how her House was Fet on fire by her Ex-boyfriend for Ending their Relationship
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Lady Recounts how her House was Fet on fire by her Ex-boyfriend for Ending their Relationship

A South African lady has narrated how her house was set on fire by her ex-boyfriend for ending their relationship. According to @Monica40449774, her ex-boyfriend went on with the arson attack after driving over her and her mum multiple times. Sharing photos of injuries she sustained and aftermath of attack in their flat, the Twitter user said she is now left with nothing. She tweeted;   He drove over me & my mom multiple times and went to burn our flat and i have nothing left. This is all because, i ended the relationship
How Nigerian Military, Civilians Eliminated 70 Bandits
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How Nigerian Military, Civilians Eliminated 70 Bandits

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) says troops of the newly-launched Operation Accord have killed no fewer than 70 armed bandits and cattle rustlers. This operation took place – with the help of civilians – on Friday in Kashia Forest in Kaduna State. The feat was achieved by ground and air offensive, Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, said in a statement on Saturday. It involved troops of Operation Thunder Strike, under Operation Accord, 312 Artillery Regiment and local vigilantes. Enenche noted that following credible information on the bandits’ movements within the areas, troops pursued them through Gidan Maikeri village in Chikun Local Government Area into the forest. “Their location was identified and consequently...
Bandits Kill 21 in Zamfara Village
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Bandits Kill 21 in Zamfara Village

Gunmen who struck in some villages in Maru and Talata Mafara Local Government Areas of Zamfara State, left 21 people dead and 12 others injured. Spokesman of the state police command, Mohammed Shehu confirmed the attacks in Tungar Malan, Manyan Karaje, Tungar Arne, Dangodon Maiyakane, Dangodon Mai Masallaci and Boleke villages in Maru Local Government between the 2nd and 3rd of June, 2020. He said the bandits stormed the village with an intention of rustling cows and started shooting sporadically after being confronted by members of a militia group known as “YAN SAKAI”. This resulted in the death of 15 people and also left 7 people hospitalized over injuries they sustained. An attack in Gidan Dan Kani, Tungar lauti, Inwala and Dangodo in Talata Mafara Local Government also res...
Nine Killed in Kaduna Village in Fresh Attack
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Nine Killed in Kaduna Village in Fresh Attack

A fresh attack by bandits in Avong Doka village in Kajuru Local Government Area of Kaduna state, has left 9 people dead. Though the police is yet to comment on the attack, the Chairman of Kajuru local government area Cafra Caino told Channels television that the gunmen invaded the village in the early hours of today and started shooting sporadically, forcing residents to scamper for safety. While 9 people died from the attack, many others sustained injuries and have been taken to the hospital for treatment. Caino said the prompt arrival of soldiers stopped the casulty figure from increasing, as the bandits ran into the bush. Soldiers have now been stationed in the village to avert any further attack. This is coming barely a week after gunmen burnt down several houses at a R...
Using Your Phone While Working To Become Illegal In Japan
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Using Your Phone While Working To Become Illegal In Japan

Many people use their phones while walking on the road and in Japan, it has been declared illegal according to the Daily Mail. City councillors in the city of Yamato, in Kanagawa Prefecture, central Japan, are set to vote on a proposal to ban the use of phones while walking after research reportedly showed that too many people were looking at their phones while on the road. This comes after scientists warned that texting and scrolling on touchscreens have sent pedestrian injuries soaring by 800 percent. According to research, being engrossed in texting and social media has led to people walking into lampposts, stepping out into traffic, and tripping over. The scientists behind the study, from the University of Calgary in Canada, said related injuries are likely to get worse. ...
Pakistani Supermodel Zara Abid was Aboard the PIA Flight That Crashed in Karachi
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Pakistani Supermodel Zara Abid was Aboard the PIA Flight That Crashed in Karachi

Pakistani supermodel Zara Abid was on board the ill-fated Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) aircraft that crashed into a residential neighbourhood while on approach to the airport in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi. The passengers’ list of the flight issued to the media, shows Zara Abid boarded the Airbus A320 passenger airliner that crashed before landing in Karachi. Health ministry spokeswoman Meeran Yousuf told Al Jazeera by telephone that 80 people have died, with 48 bodies kept at Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre, Karachi's largest government hospital, and 32 at Civil Hospital Karachi, another major state-run hospital. Yousuf said two survivors were being treated at the hospitals in Karachi, while 17 bodies have been identified so far. At least six people ...
Two People Killed in Road Accident at Anambra
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Two People Killed in Road Accident at Anambra

Two persons were confirmed dead while 13 others were injured in an accident involving a lorry and a commercial bus that occurred along Ihiala axis of the Onitsha-Owerri Expressway in Anambra today Friday, May 22. The Anambra state Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Mr Andrew Kumapayi,  confirmed the incident and said the accident occurred at about 7.10am this morning. “According to reports, the crash involved a tipper without registration number and a commercial bus with registration number NEN-59XQ. An eyewitness told us that the tipper driver was negotiating into his house when the bus suddenly rammed into it. The crash occurred during a heavy downpour. A total of 15 persons, 10 adult males and five adult females were involved in the crash. “Twelve persons sustaine...
Ogun state Hotelier, Jimoh Bello, who went Missing on Monday, Found Dead Inside his Car Trunk
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Ogun state Hotelier, Jimoh Bello, who went Missing on Monday, Found Dead Inside his Car Trunk

A popular hotelier in Ogun State, Alhaji Jimoh Bello, who went missing on Monday night May 18, was found dead inside his car trunk along Owode-Idi-Iroko Road in the state today May 21. Late Bello who owns Uncle J. Bee Hotel located at 168, Lagos-Idiroko Road, Owode, Yewa South Local Government area of Ogun State, left his home at Owode around 8:30pm on May 18 for Idi-Iroko but never got to his destination. His family members declared him missing after waiting for 48 hours. After an intense search, he was found naked inside the trunk of his saloon car today May 21. It is believed that he was ambushed on his way by assailants who stripped and killed him, then locked his body inside his car. Road users who noticed a stench from a car that was stationed by the roadside, alerted th...
Armed Forces of Nigeria reacts to viral video of Soldiers Cursing Buratai after Boko Haram Ambush
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Armed Forces of Nigeria reacts to viral video of Soldiers Cursing Buratai after Boko Haram Ambush

The Armed Forces of Nigeria has reacted to the viral video of some soldiers who were ambushed by Boko Haram raining curses on Chief of Army Staff Buratai. According to the Armed Forces of Nigeria, the soldiers outbursts were due to mental snap/distress occasioned by fog of war and it is the kind of outburst expected in war but the soldiers involved who have been identified would undergo observation and counselling. See statement shared via their official Twitter page; OPERATION LAFIYA DOLE TROOPS ON PATROL ENCOUNTER IMPROVISED EXPLOSIVE DEVICE/TERRORISTS AMBUSH EIGHT KILOMETRES AHEAD OF BUNI-GARI, YOBE STATE The Troops of Combat Team 1, Operation KANTANA JIMLAN on long range admin patrol along Buni Yadi – Buni Gari axis encountered multiple Improvised Explosive Devices and Bok...
Defence Headquarters Confirms Death of two Nigerian Soldiers and 3 Boko Haram Members in Ambush
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Defence Headquarters Confirms Death of two Nigerian Soldiers and 3 Boko Haram Members in Ambush

The Nigerian Defence Headquarters has disclosed that two soldiers were killed in an ambush lauched against troops by Boko Haram insurgents on Sunday May 17. The Coordinator of Defence Media Operations, John Enenche said three members of the terrorist group were also killed in the ambush which occurred when troops of Combat Team 1, Operation Kantana Jimlan were on patrol along Buni Yadi – Buni Gari axis of Yobe State. Eneche said soldiers encountered multiple Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) and a Boko Haram ambush which occurred eight kilometres ahead of Buni-Gari in Gujba Local Government Area of Yobe. He further revealed that three soldiers sustained injuries as a result of the IED explosion. The Defence Headquarters spokesperson added; “Three terrorists were neutralis...
Are you taking the p*ss?!’ – Wenger’s biggest Arsenal meltdowns revealed by Aliadiere
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Are you taking the p*ss?!’ – Wenger’s biggest Arsenal meltdowns revealed by Aliadiere

The former Gunners striker has lifted the lid on what it takes to make the club's longest-serving manager lose his cool Arsene Wenger was a manager known for his calm persona. While his long-term adversary Sir Alex Ferguson had a reputation for dishing out the ‘hairdryer treatment’ to his players from time to time, Wenger was usually always the opposite. Explosions of rage from the Frenchmen were few and far between - but they did still happen from time to time during his 22-year stay as Arsenal boss. And speaking exclusively to Goal, former Gunners striker Jeremie Aliadiere has lifted the lid on the two occasions he saw his former manager ‘really lose it’. The first was in February, 2001 at Old Trafford. Arsenal went into the game 13 points adrift of Manchester United in the ...
Lesbian Lady Reveals What her Abusive Girlfriend did to her
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Lesbian Lady Reveals What her Abusive Girlfriend did to her

A lesbian lady shared pictures of the injuries she sustained from her abusive relationship with her girlfriend. The lesbian lady, Sunny KDog took to her social media page to advice other lesbians in abusive relationships to ensure they seek help as she shares marks and injuries she sustained from hers. Some of the injuries includes a swollen eye which she claims she can not see clearly with, marks on her neck and other parts of her body. She shared the pictures with caption; To all my lesbians out there in an abusive relationships, GET HELP. Don’t put up with anyone putting they’re hands on you. Stud, Stem, Fem , GET HELP. Today I finally realized that even me being masculine can’t protect me from someone who wants to cause harm Hundred points symbol Can’t see out my ey...
Former Zimbabwe manager Mpandare likens Billiat’s Kaizer Chiefs situation to Pogba at Manchester United
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Former Zimbabwe manager Mpandare likens Billiat’s Kaizer Chiefs situation to Pogba at Manchester United

The Zimbabwean has seen limited action for Amakhosi this season, largely owing to injuries Former Zimbabwe national team manager Wellington Mpandare says Kaizer Chiefs winger Khama Billiat is being a target of criticism from “some people” who were angered by his move from Mamelodi Sundowns to Kaizer Chiefs. The Zimbabwe international joined Chiefs in June 2018 but has since failed to reproduce the form that saw him being a cult hero at Downs especially this season in which he has made just 13 Premier Soccer League (PSL) appearances. This has attracted some criticism which Mpandare feels is unwarranted. “It’s very clear that Khama is being targeted and there is nothing, really, at the moment that he can do right because a negative angle has to be sought and highlighted all the time...
Lamentations in Senate over wanton killings in Katsina
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Lamentations in Senate over wanton killings in Katsina

It was lamentation by the Senators over what they described as an unending killing spree being carried out in some communities in Niger and Katsina States by armed bandits. The Senate has called on the federal government to direct Police and Nigeria Army to beef up personnel and equipment deployment to flashpoints of armed banditry in Katsina State in order to flush out the bandits and restore peace in the State. The Upper Chamber has also urged the Federal Government to direct the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) to immediately send relief materials to the victims of these attacks as many of them have lost their livelihoods habitats, and are in dire need of humanitarian assistance. The Senate has also asked the Federal Government to immediately begin the implementation...
Nigerian Lady Shares Photos of Injuries she Sustained after She was allegedly Assaulted by her Drunk Baby Daddy
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Nigerian Lady Shares Photos of Injuries she Sustained after She was allegedly Assaulted by her Drunk Baby Daddy

A Nigerian lady identified on Facebook as Morenikeji Awosanya has shared photos of the injuries she sustained after she was allegedly assaulted by her ''drunk'' baby daddy. The lady alleged that her baby daddy came back home drunk and started beating her, before sending her out of the house. She wrote; This is what the father of my kids did to me without any reason. He came back home drunk and started beating me and sent me out in the middle of the night  
There is no reason to wait’ – Zidane should try to lure Pogba to Madrid this summer, says Dugarry
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There is no reason to wait’ – Zidane should try to lure Pogba to Madrid this summer, says Dugarry

The Blancos head coach has been advised to make a move for the Manchester United midfielder when the transfer market reopens Former France international Christophe Dugarry has expressed his belief that Zinedine Zidane should attempt to lure Paul Pogba to Real Madrid this summer, insisting there is "no reason to wait another year". Pogba has endured a hugely frustrating 2019-20 campaign at Manchester United, with a persistent ankle injury significantly limiting his contribution on the pitch. The 27-year-old has only featured in eight matches in all competitions, and it has been suggested that the Red Devils could cash in on a prized asset before he becomes a free agent next year. Since returning to Old Trafford from Juventus in 2016, Pogba has seen his commitment to United's cause...
Kenyan Youths Stone man to Death after they Suspected him of having Coronavirus
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Kenyan Youths Stone man to Death after they Suspected him of having Coronavirus

A group of Kenyan youths have killed a man they suspected had the deadly coronavirus. The man identified as George Kotini Hezron, was on his way home from a drinking spree in the village of Msambweni in Kwale County when he was attacked on Wednesday at around 9pm The residents had suspected him of having coronavirus and then attacked him by throwing stones at him before fleeing the scene, according to local media. Hezron was rushed to Msambweni Subcounty Hospital where he died of his injuries. Confirming the incident, County police commander Joseph Nthenge said the attackers took advantage of his drunkenness and beat him up, leaving him for dead. He told Kenyan newspaper The Star: 'Someone reported that the attackers saw the man staggering. They approached him, started a...
Hip-hop Legend Eric B.’s Daughter Erica Barrier Dies after Car Crash
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Hip-hop Legend Eric B.’s Daughter Erica Barrier Dies after Car Crash

Erica Barrier, the daughter of legendary producer Eric B, has died after sustaining serious injuries in a car accident on Monday, March 16, in Connecticut. According to an Instagram post from Sister 2 Sister’s publisher Jamie Foster Brown, Barrier suffered a broken neck and spine and was admitted into the intensive care unit at Connecticut’s Hartford Hospital . Foster Brown wrote on IG: "Twenty Eight year old, Erica Supreme Barrier, the daughter of music legend Eric Barrier ( Eric B) is in extreme critical condition this morning after a horrific car crash in Connecticut. This after an 18 wheeler rolled over her vehicle at approximately 1am in Hartford. Investigators are still piecing together the exact cause of the crash. Barrier is suffering from severe neck and spine fractures, amo...
Two People Died as Truck Rams into Motorcycle in Anambra
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Two People Died as Truck Rams into Motorcycle in Anambra

Two people have died after they were knocked down from the motorcycle there were riding on. The victims, identified as Cyprian Nwaigwe, 71 and Ikechukwu Nwabia, 65, were killed when a Mercedes Benz truck with registration number XE 254 AWK knocked down the motorcycle they were on, along Orlu-Ihiala road, Anambra state. They were rushed to a hospital in Ihiala where they were confirmed dead. Confirming the incident, Anambra State Police Command spokesman, SP Haruna Mohammed said that on Friday, March 14, 2020, at about 3:30 pm, one Ekene Agusi of Amafor Oru West LGA of Imo State, the driver of a Mercedes Benz truck with registration number XE 254 AWK, knocked down a Mate CY80 Motorcycle with Registration number KPP 192 QA. He said the motorcycle rider and one other person at...
Hip-hop Legend Eric B.’s Daughter Fighting for her Life after being Seriously Injured in a Horrific Car Crash
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Hip-hop Legend Eric B.’s Daughter Fighting for her Life after being Seriously Injured in a Horrific Car Crash

Erica Barrier,the daughter of rap icon Eric Barrier, is fighting for her life after being seriously injured in a 'horrific' car crash on Sunday. The 28-year-old actress was driving through Connecticut before she reportedly stopped in the center lane and was hit by an oncoming big-rig truck. The News of the crash was reported on the Instagram feed of @therealsister2sister2.0, which reported the actress was in 'extreme critical condition.' Twenty-Eight year old, Erica Supreme Barrier, the daughter of music legend Eric Barrier ( Eric B) is in extreme critical condition this morning after a horrific car crash in Connecticut. This after an 18 wheeler rolled over her vehicle at approximately 1am in Hartford. Investigators are still piecing together the exact cause of the crash. ...
Why Men Cheat On Their Wives – Woli Agba Reveals
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Why Men Cheat On Their Wives – Woli Agba Reveals

Comedian Woli Agba has shared his thoughts on why men cheat on their wives. Appearing on TVC’s ‘Your View’, the comedian stated that familiarity is the major cause of cheating. He further explained that when men see their wives every day, he gets used to her which, in turn, makes him overlook her value. He Said: “Familiarity bores men sometimes. The fact that you are seeing her everyday and you are already used to her, is what makes men ‘look outside’.” Woli Agba then stated that a man’s love for his wife can be revived when the man remembers how he struggled to win her love. He said: “But when you remember how you were chasing your wife before she finally said yes, you place more value on her.” On his opinion, after a Nigerian man stated that a real man will not allow his wife t...
Gunmen kill 11 Yansakai Security Men, Rustle over 1200 Cattle in Zamfara
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Gunmen kill 11 Yansakai Security Men, Rustle over 1200 Cattle in Zamfara

Unknown Gunmen, at the wee hours of Friday, stormed Katsira community, in Wanke district of Gusau Local Government Area of Zamfara state, killed eleven members of a local security group, Yansakai, injuring many other people. Eyewitness accounts said the gunmen stormed the village and rustled over 1200 cattle and left the scene of the crime, saying that the Yansakai men decided to trail them to recover the rustled cattle. Speaking further, the villagers said as the Yansakai men cornered the armed bandits, there was fire for fire operation between the armed bandits and the Yansakai men which led to the death of the eleven of the Yansakai men. When contacted, the state Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) SP Mohammed Shehu confirmed the incident but said that only four people w...
Nigerian Mother Accused of Physically Abusing her 13-year-old Daughter
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Nigerian Mother Accused of Physically Abusing her 13-year-old Daughter

A mother has been arrested for allegedely subjecting her 13-year-old child to long term physical abuse. Activist Josephine Effah-Chukwuma who shared the story online, wrote I never knew a day will come when I will name and shame a woman for abuse. Unfortunately that day has come and it is today. The woman in this picture inflicted all the injuries on that child’s body. HER OWN BIOLOGICAL CHILD - a 13 year old girl. While she looks healthy, is bleaching, has false lashes on; and is wearing a matching Adidas sports trouser and a top, her child is lean and malnourished. The father of the child according to her is dead. A very wicked and evil mother this is. Case has been reported to the police and she is going to be detained while full investigation commences. Zero tolerance for a...
Police Arrest Child Bride for Attempting to Kill Husband
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Police Arrest Child Bride for Attempting to Kill Husband

Police in Jigawa State have arrested a 15-year old bride, Haina’u Ayuba for attempting to kill her husband in Tsamiya village of Birnin Kudu local government. Spokesman of the command SP Abdu Jinjiri confirmed the incident to the media in Dutse, the capital of the state. Jinjiri explained that on Wednesday 11/3/2020, Haina’u’s husband, one Hassan Usman, 28 years, of the same address reported the incident to Birnin Kudu police division that his wife used sharp knife to inflict injuries on his body. He said the misunderstanding started between the couple over denial to let her charge her phone. “One Hassan Usman with deep cuts on his left hand and shoulder reported that his newly married wife one Haina’u Ayuba used a sharp knife and inflicted injuries on him over small misund...
Four Teens Knifed and Seven Arrested after Violence Breaks Out in North-east London
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Four Teens Knifed and Seven Arrested after Violence Breaks Out in North-east London

Four teenagers have been rushed to the hospital after a multiple stabbing in east London. Seven people have been now been arrested following the stabbings that occurred after reports of youths fighting with weapons. Police were called to the scene in Manston Court, Walthamstow, at 9.03pm on Wednesday, March 11, following reports of a group of youths fighting with weapons, a Metropolitan Police spokesperson said. Officers attended with London Ambulance Service and the teenagers, aged around 15 and 16, were taken to hospital with stab and slash injuries.   None are believed to be life-threatening, the spokesperson said. Seven arrests have been made in total for offences including violent disorder, affray, and possession of an offensive weapon. Following the ...