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Woman, 62, Dies in Rivers Palliative Sharing Stampede
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Woman, 62, Dies in Rivers Palliative Sharing Stampede

A woman identified as Mrs. Florence Onuobodo, has lost her life in Elele Kingdom, Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State in a stamped that occurred during the sharing of state government’s Covid-19 palliative in the area. The Rivers State Government had delivered food palliatives to Elele Kingdom in the ongoing distribution of Covid-19 palliatives by the government. During the sharing process stamped occurred claiming the life of the 62-year-old Florence and living about four other women with various degrees of injuries. Speaking on the development, Eze Okechukwu Okah, blamed the development on the committee in the community and one Chief Mike Elechi, stating that the stamped would have been avoided if both had managed the process properly. Okah alleged that the comm...
I was Under Complete Impression the Deal was Agreed’ – Odemwingie on his Botched move to QPR
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I was Under Complete Impression the Deal was Agreed’ – Odemwingie on his Botched move to QPR

The former Nigeria international has revealed what transpired during his failed switch to the Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium outfit Peter Odemwingie has stated he thought a deal was agreed when he drove to QPR for a possible completion of his transfer from West Bromwich Albion. The former Super Eagles star left for Loftus Road on transfer deadline day in January 2013 in an effort to wrap up his move with Harry Redknapp’s men. Odemwingie, however, got the shock of his life when he was told his club did not sanction his move to QPR and seven years after the botched switch, the 38-year-old has explained what actually transpired during that period.
Protest Reported Following the Death of Four Ibadan Residents by Customs Officers
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Protest Reported Following the Death of Four Ibadan Residents by Customs Officers

About four people were, on Tuesday, allegedly killed by Customs officers in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. Residents of the area gave two different narratives of the incident. While some said the victims were killed when a seized truck controlled by Customs officers hit road users, others said the victims were shot during a protest following the truck accident. WotzupNG gathered that the protest occurred opposite the NCS barracks in Ijokodo area of Ibadan. The barracks is located along the Ijokodo- Apete Road. Witnesses said chaos started when some Customs officers seized a trailer carrying prohibited items into the country. The officers after seizing the trailer were said to be driving it to their barracks. A witness said the trailer’s brake failed and the driver lost c...
Lady Brutally Beaten After Entering a ‘one chance’ Bus in Ibadan
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Lady Brutally Beaten After Entering a ‘one chance’ Bus in Ibadan

A woman identified as Joy Sunday has been left with a battered face after falling into the hands of hoodlums on Saturday in Oyo state. According to the victim who shared the photos on Facebook, she unknowingly boarded bus filled “one-chance” operators in Ibadan, the state capital. The lady who didn’t give further details as to what transpired between herself and the hoodlums, warned citizens to be wary of the kind of buses they enter after she was brutalised.
Police Officer Reportedly Shoots Himself Dead After Killing 2 People Over girlfriend
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Police Officer Reportedly Shoots Himself Dead After Killing 2 People Over girlfriend

A police officer has reportedly shot himself dead after killing 2 people with an AK47 rifle over issues with his girlfriend whom he accused of cheating on him. The shooting incident reportedly happened in Lusaka’s Chainama area in Zambia. The late officer identified as Constable Jackson Mwanza, purportedly sponsored his girlfriend identified as Christine Mulenga in school from grade 10 to college, according to a friend of the late police officer. His acts were reportedly influenced by “betrayal” from the girlfriend. According to the friend, it was three weeks ago when they (him and his girlfriend) moved out from a rented property after Mwanza encountered financial challenges and failed to pay rent. Mwanza accumulated debts to sponsor his girlfriend Christine Mule...
Working With Tonto Dikeh For 6 Years Was Hell – Bunmi Fagbuyiro
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Working With Tonto Dikeh For 6 Years Was Hell – Bunmi Fagbuyiro

A former associate of actress Tonto Dikeh, Bunmi Fagbuyiro has revealed that his time with her could be likened to a journey to the Hades. Earlier this week, Fagbuyiro had made an allegation against the actress over threats to his life and that of his family and cried out on social media, saying if anything happens to them, Tonto Dikeh should be held responsible. When The Punch got in touch with him, he explained that he used to work with Dikeh but had to resign when he couldn’t tolerate her (excesses) any longer. He stated, “We used to work together but she is not exactly a good woman. I tried to tolerate her but it got to a point when I felt I deserved some respect and left the foundation. When I told her I was leaving, she became bitter towards me and called me many unpr...
”Stop dancing on the graves of Offa robbery victims” Lai Mohammed warns Saraki
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”Stop dancing on the graves of Offa robbery victims” Lai Mohammed warns Saraki

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has warned the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, to stop dancing on the graves of the innocent souls who died in the April 5, 2018 armed robbery attack in Offa. In a statement issued in Lagos on Monday by his media aide, Segun Adeyemi, the Minister repeated his earlier warning against playing politics with the unfortunate incident, after Dr. Saraki said in a radio interview that he donated 10 million Naira when he visited Offa to commiserate with the people in the aftermath of the robbery, even when (he said) the amount that was stolen from the robbed banks' vaults was 7 million Naira.   The Minister said the overly aggressive and crude response by Dr. Saraki to that warning has shown that he is not ready to heed the a...
Woman narrates Her Horrific Date with an Igbo Man in the UK
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Woman narrates Her Horrific Date with an Igbo Man in the UK

A woman went on a date with an Igbo man who had been wooing her for a long while but the date turned out to be the worst disaster date of her life. Kandy narrated what transpired during the date on Twitter and her narration left everyone shocked to the extent that some Igbo men replied to apologize on behalf of the man and say they are disappointed in him Read Kandy's narration of the date below.    
I Will Probe Fayose Administrations- Fayemi Speak
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I Will Probe Fayose Administrations- Fayemi Speak

Ekiti State Governor-elect, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on Thursday said he would probe what transpired in the last four years in the state under the outgoing governor, Ayodele Fayose. He said it was in the interest of good governance for him to investigate how much accrued to the state and why salaries were not paid. Fayemi said this in an interview with State House correspondents shortly after he met President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The former Minister of Mines and Steel Development seized the opportunity of the meeting to present his certificate of return issued by the Independent National Electoral Commission to the President. Although he said he would look into the state’s books, Fayemi said it was not all about probing Fayose or his deputy. He sa...