A 20 year old indigene of Lussa in Bogoro Local Government Area in Bauchi, Blessing Samson, gave birth to a baby boy without limbs on July 4, 2015.The baby Christened Chongfilawos, was born with only three fingers sticking out from shortened arms on each side of his shoulder.Blessing who lives with her parents, Mr
One of two men suspected of making off with a bag containing $150,000 in cash that was mistakenly left behind by ATM workers bought an SUV with the money few hours later, police said. Alton Harvey, 42, of Hillside, was arrested on Wednesday after police traced a white van that
Speakers at the Lagos StartupWeek 2015 on Friday urged small and medium scale entrepreneurs to leverage on the various e-commerce platforms in the country to sell their goods and services. They made the call in Lagos during the e-commerce session at the first edition of the Lagos StartupWeek.
On Saturday, February 16, 2013, Henry Chibueze, a notorious kidnapper terrorizing South East and South South parts of the country, stormed the home of his girlfriend, Sandra Ijedinma, at Igando area of Lagos State, with an AK47 assault rifle and opened fire on everyone present in the apartment, killing his
As the deadline by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to banks to publish names of chronic debtors expires, the business community has said this would affect the reputation and integrity of debtors. CBN had ordered the banks and discount houses with effect from May 1, 2015, to give the
The Kaduna Refining and Petrochemicals Company (KRPC), on Friday said it was currently releasing two million litres of petrol daily into the market, as it resumed partial production. The Managing Director of the company, Mr Saidu Muhammed said this in an Kaduna.
Former presidential adviser on amnesty, Hon Kingsley Kuku, yesterday underwent a major knee surgery at the Andrews Sports, Medicine and Orthopedic Centre, Birmingham in Alabama. According to the hospital’s management in reacting to inquiries by our correspondent in New York, the operation carried out on Kuku was successful.
Justice Iyabo Akinkugbe of the Lagos State High Court sitting in Ikeja, yesterday restrained officials of the Mushin local government area of the state from demolishing the popular auto spare-part Ladipo Market, pending the hearing and determination of a suit filed by some traders in the market. About 10 traders
Nigerian bond yields could rise as investors sell off their holdings to take part in a primary auction, while Kenyan Treasury bill yields should continue tracking rising overnight interbank lending rates. NIGERIA
Kylie Jenner stepped out on Friday with no sign of the wedding band on her 4th finger as she attempted to put speculation to rest she had gotten married to current beau, rapper Tyga.The pretty teen was careful to show her bare hands as she headed for lunch at Sugarfish
Award winning actor cum producer, Kunle Afolayan has concluded plans to shoot a new movie in collaboration with Air France . This is coming on the heels of his endorsement as the brand ambassador for Air-France. According to Kunle, he decided to sign the deal with the brand because he
A Nigerian asylum seeker who arrived Iceland in August has been arrested for infecting unsuspecting young women with HIV. The capital area police are investigating the case against the man, in partnership with the office of the Directorate of Health.The man was arrested on Monday and will be remanded in custody
Trade businesses and wine enthusiasts gathered to savour great tasting wines at the Wines of South Africa Grand Tasting event held to commemorate Nelson Mandela Day at the Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos on Saturday July 18th, 2015.
Femi Gbajabiamila, the Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, has revealed that President Muhammadu Buhari and the leadership of the All Progressive Congress (APC) insisted that he must vie for the leadership position in the House, otherwise he would have dropped out.
Prosecutors in Germany have charged a doctor with negligent bodily harm for declaring a 92-year-old woman dead, only for her to awaken again in a refrigerated room at a funeral home.Essen prosecutor Birgit Juergens said the 53-year-old doctor, whose name wasn’t released in line with privacy regulations, could face anything