Dr. Anu of Med Contour has been suspended from the medical profession in Nigeria and she also cannot practice anywhere in the world

dr Anu Adepoju has been suspended from the medical profession in Nigeria following multiple claims of malpractice and botched surgeries at her clinic, Med Contour.   A number of women who went to Med Contour for cosmetic surgery complained about having complications that they still suffer from. One particular patient was rushed to LUTH and eventually died after being operated upon by Dr Anu.   Earlier this year, LUTH petitioned the medical panel following the death of the victim of Dr Anu’s procedure who died after being transferred to its hospital (read here).   Also, this…

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19-year-old lady arrested for setting her ex-boyfriend’s home ablaze, killing his new girlfriend (photos)

The Lagos State Police has arrested 19-year-old girl, Jemila Ibrahim, and her friend, Fatima Mohammed, 21, of Monkey Village, Festac Area, Lagos, for setting ablaze the house of one Mohammed Yusuf, of Monkey Village, Lagos State, and his girlfriend, Rabi, on Wednesday, November 18.   A statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, Muyiwa Adejobi, says Mohammed, an ex-lover to Jemila, had the hint of the incident and rushed to the house where he met his house on fire but managed to rescue Rabi, his new lover, from the inferno…

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Man left with half a body after being crushed and ‘blown apart’ by falling forklift gets engaged

A teenager left with half a body after he fell 50ft in a horrific forklift accident has gotten engaged to his girlfriend after their relationship became stronger following his accident.   Loren Schauers, a 19-year-old builder from Great Falls in Montana, US, was working at a construction project on a bridge, in September 2019, when he got too close to the edge and the ground crumbled beneath him.   He got trapped underneath the four-ton forklift after coming off the bridge.   Loren said: “The seatbelt ended up wrapping around my leg…

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Gunmen kidnap Minister of Agriculture, Sabo Nanono’s brother in Kano

Suspected kidnappers have abducted Babawuro Tofai Nanono, the younger brother of the Minister of Agriculture, Sabo Nanono.   The gunmen were said to have stormed the minister’s home in Tofai Village under Gabasawa Local Government Area in Kano around 1:00am on Monday November 23 and whisked the man to an unknown destination after firing warning shots.   The spokesperson for the Kano State Police Command, Abdullahi Haruna, confirmed the incident and said efforts are being made to rescue the victim.

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Nigerian football star, Imoh Ezekiel and his wife welcome their first child, a baby girl (photos)

Nigerian footballer, Imoh Ezekiel, and his wife have welcomed their first child together, a baby girl.   The 27-year-old striker, who plays for Al-Jazira FC in the United Arab Emirates, took to Instagram to announce the arrival of his baby daughter.   Sharing a video of the adorable infant and a photo of his wife rocking her baby bump before she gave birth to their child, the proud father wrote: “Welcome Princess. Forever Grateful To God.’  

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If we keep our promises, APC will retain power in 2023 – Babtunde Fashola says

Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has said that the All Progressives Congress APC will retain power in 2023 if it keeps its promises to Nigerians.   Fashola said this when he spoke with newsmen in Abuja on Monday, November 23.   According to the former governor of Lagos state, citizens would vote for any party that keeps to its electoral promises.   “Some governors have joined us, from where we think we could not get voters before. To retain power in 2023, certainly if we keep our promises, people will…

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Speaking in tongues has been abused so much in the Christian community because it’s so easy to fake it – Uti Nwachukwu

Uti Nwachukwu is of the opinion that ”speaking in tongues” in the Christian community has been so abused because it is so easy to ”fake.”   In a Twitter thread he shared monday evening, November 23, the actor and former reality TV star, appealed to Christians to stop saying amen to prayers done by clergymen who speak in tongues unless they interpret the prayers being offered.   Read his thread below   ”I find it sooo weird that a LOT of Christians speak in tongues, But till today I have…

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Lekki shooting: ‘Your report is capable of setting Nigeria on fire’ — Lai Mohammed writes CNN

  The Federal government has written a letter to CNN, condemning its documentary on the October 20 shooting incident at the Lekki tollgate in Lagos, saying the report is capable of setting the nation on fire.   Recall that during the EndSARS protest, military men stormed the toll plaza while the protesters were gathered for the daily protest.   In a documentary released last week, CNN alleged that soldiers used live bullets on the protesters. The media house also shared videos of what appears to be soldiers shooting directly at the protesters.…

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Minister of Communications, Isa Pantami, loses 13-year-old daughter

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, lost his 13-year-old daughter, Aisha, on Monday November 23.   The minister announced her passing on his Twitter handle. He did not disclose the cause of the teenager’s death.   “Inna lil Laahi wa inna ilaiHi Rajiun! My 13-year-old daughter, Aishah Isa Ali (Amal) passed away just a moment ago. “Due to some necessities, funeral prayer tomorrow at Annur Masjeed, Wuse 2, immediately after Zuhr prayer in sha Allah. May Allah forgive and be merciful to her.”he tweeted  

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Demand justice for Popi and Bongeka – on behalf of Amnesty International

  We are Thembelihle and Mdu, and we’re both from South Africa. But we’re united by more than our nationality: a devastating act of gender-based violence took the lives of two people very close to us. In 2017, two girls, Popi and Bongeka, hailed a minibus taxi headed for a night out at the mall. They never made it there. They were fatally shot and it was too late to save their lives when their bodies were found. Popi was my sister (Thembelihle). Bongeka was my cousin (Mdu). They were…

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic gifts every single AC Milan squad player the new PS5 after scoring eight goals in just five Serie A matches

AC Milan striker, Zlatan Ibrahimovic is certainly in a good mood off the pitch as he is on the pitch, as he gifted his club teammates the new Sony PlayStation 5 which has just been released.   The 39-year-old is defying critics as he has scored eight goals in just five Serie A appearances this season taking Milan to the top of the table after an unbeaten start from their first seven league games.   Three of Ibrahimovic’s teammates, Mateo Musacchio, Samu Castillejo and Rafael Leao, took to Instagram to…

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27 suspected cultists including 6 females arrested as Army raids criminal hideouts in Plateau State

Troops of the Special Task Force, Operation Safe Haven have arrested 27 suspected cultists in Plateau State.   The suspects were arrested during series of raids conducted on criminals hideouts and dens in Jos metropolis between 17 to 20 November.   Commander of the task force, Major General Chukwuemeka Okonkwo, who paraded the suspects at its headquarters in Jos on Saturday, November 21, said the cultists including six females were arrested when troops raided Peoples and Tripple Hotels in Apata area, Westside, Rukuba road, Jenta Adamu and Jenta Miango area of Jos.  …

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Nigerian Youth Investment Fund

Nigerian Youth Investment Fund NYIF is a government initiative created to boost the Nigerian economy through leverage and access to finance for youths. The fund hopes to serve as a catalyst to unleash the potential of the youth and enable many of them build businesses that will increase the employment rate. The NYIF aims to reach 500,000 youth annually between 2020 and 2023. Each fund approval will range from N250, 000 to N50, 000,000, with a spread across group applications, individual applications, working capital loans set at 1 year and…

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Black Wall Street Unveils New Artist, Maureen

International record label and management company ‘Black Wall Street’, has announced the signing of a new artist, Maureen. According to the record label, the artiste was signed after proving Herself as a confirmed leader in the new school music space, with a track record of success from her previous songs. “We are thrilled to welcome Maureen to the Black Wall Street family,” said CEO of the label, Big Suni. “Maureen has all it takes to develop and become a big superstar in the African music scene, and will be a game-changer in dominating and bringing African music to the…

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“Monster, animal, ugly bleached face”-Angry Nigerians drag man who allegedly attacked his wife with cutlass and threatened to kill her and their children if she exposes him

Angry Nigerians stormed the Facebook page of a man who was accused of attacking his wife with cutlass in Lagos on Tuesday.   According to unconfirmed report, Mr Akingbade Ishaq, a staff of State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB)  LGEA EDUCATION SECTOR, Epe branch, Lagos, inflicted machete wounds on his wife, kicked her out of the house they reportedly built together and threatened to kill her and their children if she exposes him.   “This wicked man derives pleasure in beaten his wife often before he used matchet on her recently. The woman…

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Sack Service Chiefs now- North-East elders tell President Buhari

The Coalition of North-East Elders for Peace and Development has called on President Buhari to sack his service chiefs.   The Elders made the call in a statement released by its chairman, Engr Zana Goni. They accused the military of deploying soldiers during the #EndSARS protests in parts of the country which left the zone at the mercy of Boko Haram terrorists.   According to the elders, many residents of the zone were killed as a result of the strategic and operational blunders, which they argued was avoidable if greater tact was adopted…

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Rahama Sadau dismisses reports she has been arrested and sentenced to jail over her racy photo

Rahama Sadau has dismissed reports that she has been arrested and sentenced to jail over her racy photos.   Last week, the actress who is prominent in the Northern Nigeria movie scene, shared photos of herself rocking a backless dress. She was bashed by many Muslims for adorning the dress which they say is ”Unislamic” as it exposes parts of her body.   Following the ensuing debate on Twitter, some Nigerians went on to attack the person of Prophet Mohammed.   Some Muslims kicked against it and filed a petition against…

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Trump aide blocks Biden administration from accessing $9.9m in transition funds

A Donald Trump aide is refusing to sign paperwork that will pave the way for Joe Biden to receive  $9.9m in transition funds he needs to begin as president.   Emily Murphy, head of the General Services Administration (GSA), said the election has not yet been decided.   “An ascertainment has not yet been made,” said Pamela Pennington, a spokeswoman for GSA. “And its Administrator will continue to abide by, and fulfill, all requirements under the law.”   The GSA is the agency that plays a role in helping to fund…

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#EndSARS promoter, Modupe Odele finally picks up her passport

EndSARS promoter and one of the members of the Feminist Coalition, Modupe ‘Moe’ Odele, has finally picked up her passport.   Modele was stopped from traveling outside Nigeria on November 1. She was on her way to the Maldives for her birthday when Immigration officials stopped her at the airport and seized her passport. According to them, she was being investigated.   In a recent update shared on her Twitter handle on Monday afternoon, November 8, Modupe said she has been handed her passport and has been told she can travel…

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“We are all sinners” – Russia World Cup hero and captain, Artem Dzyuba apologises after he was caught masturbating in leak video

Russia World Cup hero and captain, Artem Dzyuba has offered a public apology after a leaked video emerged online of him masturbating in bed.   The Zenit Saint Petersburg striker, 32, who has since been dropped from both his role as club captain and from his place in the Russia squad, took to social media to address the embarrassing incident.   He played and scored in Zenit 3-1 victory on Sunday despite being subjected to chants from large sections of the crowd, referencing the leaked video.     ‘Congratulations everyone…

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Piers Morgan tells Donald Trump to ‘suck it up and go’ unless he has proof of election fraud

Piers Morgan has asked his friend Donald Trump to admit defeat after Joe Biden was announced as the next US president.   The 55-year-old Good Morning Britain host urged Trump to end his “pathetic tantrum” or risk losing his loyal following.   Writing for DailyMail, Morgan told Trump his presidency was “Over. Done. Finished. Kaput.”   Piers ultimately begged Trump to gracefully accept that he had lost the race.   “It’s time for you to stop fighting and admit defeat,” Piers penned in his lengthy message.   The TV presenter…

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Photos from the requiem mass of eight pupils killed in a fatal accident in Enugu (photos)

It was a sad day in Enugu state today November 9, as the state governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, joined the Catholic faithful and families of eight pupils of Presentation Nursery and Primary School, Awgu, who died in a recent fatal road accident in Awgu Local Government Area of the state, to celebrate a Requiem Mass for them at the school premises, in Awgu town.   The accident happened on October 28.     Gov. Ugwuanyi who described the eight pupils as “angles” bade farewell to them, their late teacher, Emmanuella Chukwugbo and the school…

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Trump ‘won’t leave White House in January and has told aides to write his name on everything” – Rogue staffer claims

A “Rogue staffer” has alleged that US President Donald Trump “won’t leave the White House in January” despite reportedly losing the election to Joe Biden.   The allegations which emanated from an unverified Twitter account called Rogue POTUS Staff, which is operated by a group known as “Anonymous patriots” also alleged that Trump has “told aides to ‘write his name on everything.’” in the White House   The accusation was tweeted out on Monday November 9, after Trump lost his presidential battle to Joe Biden and claimed it was a…

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Refrain from bias practices, sectionalism, NNHRD warns HURIWA, others

Shun sensationalism, NNHRD tells Huriwa The Network of Nigerian Human Rights Defenders (NNHRD) has condemned the posture of some civil society organizations and human rights groups that have gone outside their role as civil society organizations. The group on Monday, noted that the CSO’S have abandoned their role as promoters of good governance and societal values and resorted to raising unsubstantiated high fallutine allegations against certain persons, groups and government which has brought huge embarrassment to the human rights community. In a release signed by the convener, Comrade Baruwa Ladan…

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BREAKING NEWS: Police unit, SARS has been dissolved | #EndSARS

  The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, in a press conference held October 11, 2020, has announced the disbandment of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). The IGP says officers captured under the special police unit, SARS, will now be deployed for other purposes and a new anti-robbery squad with the same objectives as SARS to be named later.    The dissolution is coming on the hills of the nationwide #EndSARS protest. The police unit has been accused of brutality, extortion, and incessant murder of many young Nigerians. PRESS RELEASE​ IGP DISSOLVES THE…

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Policeman arrested for allegedly shooting 19-year-old barber dead in Abuja

The police command in the Federal Capital Territory Abuja has arrested a policeman for allegedly killing a 19-year-old barber, Jonah Samson, in Dutse-Apo area on Saturday, October 3.   According to reports, the trigger-happy police officer allegedly stormed the community with threats of killing one or two people, and fired a gunshot into the air. When residents of the area appealed to him to stop, he allegedly fired another one which sadly hit the barber who was pronounced dead at the hospital where he was rushed to.   Confirming the incident, the…

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“I saw my son and daughter attacking me with a knife” – Woman who killed her two children in Kano claims hallucination, paranoia

26-year-old Hauwa’u Habibu who killed her two children in Kano has said hallucinations and paranoia made her commit the heinous act.   Recall that Habibu was arrested on Sunday October 4, after she hacked her 6-year- old son, Yusuf ‘Irfan’ Ibrahim and 3-year old daughter, Zuhura Ibrahim to death with a machete and aluminum pestle Here and Here   The incident happened at Diso Quarters, Gwale local government area of the state. On Saturday, October 3. She also severely wounded her 10-year old niece, Aisha Sadiq.     Speaking to newsmen at the command headquarters in Kano,…

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“I Am More Than Somebody,” Says Yinka Rhythmz (Mr. Somebody)

I Am More Than Somebody, Says Yinka Rhythmz (Mr. Somebody)   Yinka Rythmz, popularly known and addressed as Mr. Somebody, is a Nigerian-born USA-based musician; the multiple award winning recording artiste (also known as the Atolase of Texas) is cooking something great for his teeming fans, both home and in disaspora – signed on to Rashan Music International, the label is set to power a multi-million dollar project titled “More Than Somebody,” an EP by Mr. Somebody, produced by OSM Production and a musical short movie produced and directed by…

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Soldier shoots man for not wearing a face mask

A soldier allegedly shot a 27-year-old man in South Africa during an argument over why he was not wearing a face mask in line with Covid-19 regulations.   Police spokesperson Brig Motlafela Mojapelo, who confirmed the report on Friday, said the incident happened at a shopping complex in Mogwadi, Limpopo, on Thursday, September 17.   “Members of the national defence force were reportedly on duty monitoring Covid-19 compliance in the area when they approached a group of people who were not wearing face masks,” Mojapelo said on Friday.   “When asked why…

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Kenyan woman confesses to intentionally infecting many men with HIV because they don’t want to use protection

A Kenyan woman, Jackline Njoki Mwangi has revealed that she knowingly infected men with HIV to punish them for not using protection.   Mwangi, also known as Kiki wa Ng’endo, was first diagnosed with HIV as a teenager after sleeping with men for money to take care of herself and her nephew. This was after her mother left her and her sister in the care of their aunt to go and work in the United States.   The 36-year-old, who made the startling revelation on Thursday September 17, in an…

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#BBNaija: Erica once bathed naked with Brighto and I – Neo (video)

Neo has narrated how disqualified Big Brother Naija housemate, Erica had a naked bath with him and Brighto.   The male housemate who was having a conversation with the remaining housemates of the reality show, said he and Brighto were shocked after Erica walked in and started bathing naked with them.   Here is the video below;  

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BREAKING : Chadwick Boseman: Black Panther star is Dead

US actor Chadwick Boseman, best known for playing Black Panther in the hit Marvel superhero franchise, has died of cancer aged 43. He died at home in Los Angeles with his wife and family by his side, a statement posted on social media said. Boseman was diagnosed with colon cancer four years ago but had not made the information public. The news has left fans and the film world stunned. Get Out director Jordan Peele, said it was “a crushing blow”. “A true fighter, Chadwick persevered through it all, and…

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BREAKING: NUJ Boycotts Fani-Kayode’s Press Conference

The state chapter of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) in Akwa Ibom state has directed its members to boycott a press conference planned for Femi Fani-Kayode, a former minister of aviation,The Cable reports. In a statement on Friday, the chapter asked journalists not to attend any activity organised by the former minister. This came days after Fani-Kayode insulted a journalist for asking him what he described as a “stupid question” at a press conference after his tour of Cross River state. Details Shortly….

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Just in #JusticeForUwa: We got N1m to kill her for rituals

#JusticeForUwa: We got N1m to kill her for rituals — Suspects involved in the rape and murder of Vera Uwaila inside church . . Six suspects have been paraded by the Edo police command, for their alleged involvement in the rape and murder of a 100-Level Microbiology student of University of Benin, Uwaila Vera Omozuwa, 22, in a church in Ihovbe quarters in Benin. . . The suspects are Nelson Ogbebor, Akato Valentine, Mrs. Tina Samuel, Mrs. Mary Ade, Nosa Osabohien and Collins Ulegbe. . . Recall, that Uwaila was…

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Suspected serial killer hacks community leader to death in Ogun state

  The police in Ogun state is currently searching for a suspected serial killer who allegedly killed a 53-year-old leader in Oluwatedo community, Ogere, in the Ikenne Local Government Area of Ogun State, Olatunji Oladeji, pictured above.   According to reports, the suspected serial killer, Feyisola Dosumu popularly known as Spartan, has been terrorizing members of the community for years and has evaded police arrest.   Family members of late Oladeji say he was about entering his house after returning from work on Friday, August 21 when he was accosted and attacked by…

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Police uncover corpse of woman locked up by husband in Kano (graphic)

  The Kano State police command has discovered the corpse of a woman that was allegedly locked up in a room by her husband for three days at Mariri Quarters in Kano.   The corpse, which had since begun to decompose, was discovered by neighbors, who alerted the police.   The husband has been taken into custody.   This comes a day after the state police rescued a 55-year-old man allegedly confined for 30 years in a solitary room by his father.   See graphic photo below… Viewers discretion advised…      

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EFCC arrests 4 Uniport Undergraduates in Port Harcourt over alleged $111,500 Internet Fraud

Operatives of the Port Harcourt zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC have arrested four students of the University of Port Harcourt for their alleged involvement in internet fraud.   The quartet, who allegedly defrauded 15 victims of $111,500( One Hundred and Eleven Thousand, Five Hundred United States Dollars) are: Prince Hyacinth; Rex Emadifie Oghene, Odili Ifeayi and Uduak Samuel Williams.   They were picked up on Thursday, August 20, 2020, from their hideout at Chibiak Avenue, Elenpranwo, Ada George, Port Harcourt.   Upon their arrest, the…

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Throwback to when British Police arrest Terry Waya kiddwaya father

Nigerian socialite, Terry Waya, was on Wednesday arrested by the British Police on alleged money laundering offences.   An official of the Scotland Yard, Alan Crockford, confirmed the arrest to The Guardian last night. He said: \”Officers from Serious Crime Directorate arrested a man aged 44 on November 23 at his home address in North London icw (in connection with) a money laundering enquiry.\” The British Police Department disclosed further: \”Items were recovered from the property,\” adding: \”He has been bailed to return on a date in June 2006.\” Waya,…

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Photo of the Hausa singer sentenced to death by hanging for blasphemy

Nigerians are still reeling from the news that a Kano Upper Shari’a Court has handed a death sentence to a 22-year-old singer for blaspheming against Prophet Muhammad.   Back in March, it was reported that youths in Kano state stormed the Kano Hisbah office and demanded that action be taken against Yahaya Sharif-Aminu for a song he composed, containing alleged derogatory comments attributed to the Prophet Muhammad (read here).     The youths warned that they will take laws into their hands if action is not taken.   Prior to the…

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Rivals fighting over girlfriend in Lagos stab peacemaker to death

  Two rival lovers identified as Eniola Ayodele and Kayode Babashola have been arrested alongside their girlfriend Barakat Wasiu, following the death of a peacemaker identified as Muhammed Obadimeji.   Obadimeji was reportedly stabbed with a sharp object while trying to seperate the men who were fighting over Barakat in Dopemu area of Lagos State. The deceased who was rushed to Lagos State University Teaching Hospital in Ikeja for medical attention, died in the process of being treated.   An eyewitness said;   “The boyfriends were fighting over the girl and the person who came to separate…

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Woman who ripped out her eyes while high on drugs gets new prosthetic eyeballs (photos)

A woman who ripped out her own eyes while high on drugs has received a pair of prosthetic eyeballs.   Two years ago, Kaylee Muthart, 22, gouged out her eyes as a horrified bystander struggled to stop her (read here).   After being rushed to hospital, doctors told Kaylee that she would never see again. The injury became her motivation to quit drugs for good.     Now, Kaylee has received new prosthetic eyeballs so that she can appear “more normal”.   She said: “I was so excited to get them.…

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Update: At least 50 killed and 2,500 injured after massive explosion in Lebanon’s capital Beirut (Photos/Videos)

At least 50 people have been killed and over 2,500 injured after a massive explosion erupted in the Beirut port area, damaging buildings and vehicles in Lebanon.   Lebanon’s health minister, Hamad Hassan said that the figures were “preliminary estimates,” while adding that the blasts had caused a ‘very high number of injuries’ and huge damage.   “It is a disaster in every sense of the word,” he said in an interview with several television channels while visiting a hospital in the Lebanese capital.     The explosion happened at…

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Man shot dead as youths clash with police officers in Delta (graphic video)

  Youths in Ozoro, a community in Delta state on Monday morning August 3, staged a protest over what they described as incessant harassment by the police in the community. The protest however took a different turn after it became violent and in the process, a police officer allegedly fired a shot to disperse the protesters. The bullet however hit one of the protesting youth, killing him instantly. Confirming the incident to LIB, the spokesperson of the state police command, Onome Onovwakpoyeya, said an investigation has commenced into the incident.…

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Kwara man allegedly rejects his daughter because she has blue eyes

A little girl with blue eyes has allegedly been rejected by her father because of her eye colour, it has been claimed.   Alabi Rukayat Oyindamola shared the girl’s story on Facebook. 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 girl and her late sister because of their blue eyes.   Sharing photos of the girl, she wrote: “Hello! I traveled to ilorin this Eid period and I saw this small girl she lives…

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One dies as gas explodes again in Lagos (photo)

  A 35-year-old man, Ajibola Olaoye, has been confirmed dead in a gas explosion that took place at Alafia bus stop beside Atlas, in Orile Iganmu, Lagos state on Monday, August 3.   Confirming the incident, the spokesperson of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency LASEMA, Nosa Okunbor, said four other persons sustained various degrees of injuries.   “Upon arrival at the scene of the incident, it was discovered that there was an explosion from a gas cylinder used in welding a truck flatbed with an unknown registration number. The explosion was a…

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#BBNaija: Ozo wins Head of House challenge, picks Dorathy as his deputy

Ozo has emerged this week’s Head of House in the Big Brother Naija lockdown house.   He is the third housemate, and the first male housemate to win the challenge after Nengi and Lucy.   He emerged winner of the Head of House games after beating seventeen other housemates at the arena.   He picked Dorathy as his deputy. When Big Brother asked him for a second and third choice should Dorathy decline, he picked Nengi and Erica.   Both are immune from this Sunday’s eviction and would enjoy the Head…

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Shoprite announces plan to pull out of Nigeria

Shoprite, Africa’s biggest grocery retailer, has announced plans to leave Nigeria after 15 years.   The Cape Town-based retailer has started a formal process to consider the potential sale of all or a majority stake in its supermarkets in Nigeria, it said in a trading statement for the 52 weeks to end June, which was released on Monday, August 3.     Bloomberg reports that Shoprite is considering selling its Nigerian operations. This process was initiated after the retail chain said in November that it was reviewing its supermarket operations outside…

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Police kill 3 robbers and rescue 9 passengers in Rivers (photo)

The Anti-Robbery Squad of the Okehi Division of Rivers Police Command on Sunday, August 2, killed three armed robbers during a response to a distress call that some passengers in buses were being robbed at Okehi/Igbodo Express Road in Etche, Etche local government area of the State.   According to the spokesperson of the state police command, Nnamdi Omoni, the robbers were raiding travelers along the road. The police immediately swung into action, arrived at the scene, and engaged the robbers in a shootout. Three of the robbers sustained fatal injuries…

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Disturbing photos of a 7-year-old boy who was gruesomely beaten by his stepfather

A seven-year-old boy has been left with multiple injuries after he was gruesomely beaten by his stepfather.   Shocking photos shared online shows the boy with a swollen face and wounds all over his body. As for his crime, it was reported that the little boy in the afternoon, ate some parts of the food that was meant for dinner.     It is unclear where the incident occurred, but the National Human Rights Commission of Nigeria is following up on the case.  

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