Monkey Pox: 7 states affected already
The national coordinator of the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Chikwe Ihekweazu, on Monday, October 9, announced that the monkey pox outbreak may have spread to 7 states in Nigeria. Media sources report that Ihekweazu said suspected cases of the disease have been reported in 6 states after... Read more
UN staff pull out of Southern Malawi due to Vampire scare
The United Nations said on Monday it has pulled staff out of two districts in southern Malawi where a vampire scare has triggered mob violence in which at least five people have been killed. Belief in witchcraft is widespread in rural Malawi, one of the world’s poorest countries, where... Read more
Aisha Buhari slams Nigeria’s Health sector
The Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari on Monday criticized the health care delivery system in the country and reserved special criticism for the State House Clinic, which she said lacks basic equipment for medicare. She called for a probe of the budget utilization at the clinic. Aisha Buhari  follows the... Read more
Isaac Success arrested in the UK for Assaulting sex workers he  had paid
Nigerian international Isaac Success was arrested by the UK police for allegedly assaulting four sex workers in a Hertfordshire hotel. According to reports, Success whose only on-pitch action this season was as a half-time substitute in the Watford’s Carabao Cup defeat to Bristol City, paid the sex workers £2000... Read more
Kidnapped Benin Musician yet to be Found
There is anxiety in benin and elsewhere over the whereabouts of veteran Edo State-born musician, Mr. Joseph Osayomore, who was kidnapped by gunmen four days ago, in Benin, the state capital. It was however, learned that the wife who was shot while pleading with the gunmen to leave her... Read more
Lagos Hairdresser to die by Hanging for Armed Robbery
For being found guilty of stealing a laptop and mobile phone at gunpoint, a Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja yesterday sentenced a 25-year-old male hairdresser, Izunna Ajaere, to death. The presiding judge, Justice Kudirat Jose, sentenced him after finding him guilty of two-count charge of conspiracy and armed... Read more
UNIBEN Lecturer Killed by Gunmen
Barely 24 hours after a popular Benin musician, Osayomore Joseph, was abducted by suspected kidnappers, a senior lecturer at the University of Benin, UNIBEN, Professor Paul Otasowie, was shot dead, Wednesday night. The professor at the Faculty of Engineering was shot after he drove into his house, located off... Read more
Wife Pours Pepperish hot Water on Her Husband’s Privates
A 31-year-old housewife, Ngozi Obasi, who allegedly poured a pot of hot water mixed with pepper on her husband’s private part, on Thursday appeared in an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos. The accused, who resides at 17, Fatiregun St., Ilaye in Ebute Meta, is charged with attempted... Read more
Sun Newspaper Representative killed by Gun Men in Onitsha
A two-man gang on Monday shot and killed a circulation representative of the SUN newspaper, Fabian Obi, in Onitsha, Anambra State around 10.25am this morning. According to Punch Newspaper, the attackers were said to have stormed the SUN newspaper’s office at the Old Market in Onitsha on a motorcycle.... Read more
Tonto Dike’s Ex Husband Denies Allegations of Domestic Abuse
  Tonto Dike’s former husband, Olakunle Churchill has addressed allegations of domestic abuse made against him by his ex-wife. He took to his Instagram account recently to respond to issues. According to media sources, a fan of his commented on a post on his Instagram page, saying: “Why is... Read more