Akwa Ibom: WASSCE candidate said to have contracted COVID-19

It has been reported that a candidate of the West Africa Examination Council examination has reportedly contracted Coronavirus in Akwa Ibom state as Governor Emmanuel Udom said to have confirmed.  The Governor during his speech on Monday 24th in a media chat in Uyo, did not reveal the name of the school, he said the … Continue reading Akwa Ibom: WASSCE candidate said to have contracted COVID-19

A man locked up his 30-year- old son for 7 years, Police released photos

A photo of a man who locked up his son, Ahmed Aminu, 30, for seven years has been released by the Kano state Police command. In a statement made by DSP Abdullahi Haruna, the state police spokesperson, it was said Aminu who is a resident of Farawa Quarters, Kumbotso Local Government area of Kano State, … Continue reading A man locked up his 30-year- old son for 7 years, Police released photos

Wike dissolves Rivers Task Force, sacks aide

Rivers Governor Nyesom Wike has approved dissolution of the State Taskforce on Illegal Street Trading and Motor Parks with immediate effect. The Commissioner for Information and Communications, Paulinus Nsirim announced this in a statement shortly after the Task Force caused an accident involving a pregnant woman while pursuing a commercial bus in Port Harcourt. Nsirim … Continue reading Wike dissolves Rivers Task Force, sacks aide

Mark Zuckerberg Facebook founder becomes world’s 3rd Centibillionaire

Mark Zuckerberg, age 36, Facebook founder has become the third centibillionaire in the World. Following Bloomberg Billionaires Index, Zuckerberg’s fortune has topped $100bn for the first time, which automatically place him among members of the world’s centibillionaires' club, after Facebook’s shares surged by 6% on investor optimism over the news the company plans to launch Instagram … Continue reading Mark Zuckerberg Facebook founder becomes world’s 3rd Centibillionaire

Shoprite to exits Nigeria After 15 Years

Africa's biggest supermarket chain, South African-owned Shoprite, says it is considering pulling out of Nigeria. It said it was looking at selling all "or a majority stake" of its operations in Africa's most-populous country. Shoprite is the latest South African retailer to look at leaving Nigeria - clothing firm Mr Price announced its exit in … Continue reading Shoprite to exits Nigeria After 15 Years

A Cat detained at Sri Lankan prison for smuggling drugs and SIM cards escapes

A cat allegedly trying to smuggle drugs and cell phone SIM cards escapes detention from the Sri Lanka's main prison. This smuggling attempt was uncovered by the jail intelligence officials on Saturday August 1, at the high-security Welikada Prison. One of the police official said nearly two grams of heroin, two SIM cards and a memory … Continue reading A Cat detained at Sri Lankan prison for smuggling drugs and SIM cards escapes

A father allegedly rejects his blue eyes daughter in Kwara state.

A kwara state man has allegedly rejected his little daughter because of her eye colour. A facebook user by name Alabi Rukayat Oyindamola shared the girl's story on her Facebook page. She explained that she met the girl's family when she travelled to Ilorin for the Eid break. She further claimed that the father rejected the … Continue reading A father allegedly rejects his blue eyes daughter in Kwara state.