2015: Tambuwal, Lamido absent as North West PDP endorses Jonathan

Posted by - August 31, 2014

The Peoples Democratic Party in the North-West has endorsed President Gooduck Jonathan for the 2015 Presidency. At an expanded stakeholders’ meeting at the late Gen. Hassan Katsina Hall, Kawo in Kaduna, the leadership and members of the party in the zone said Jonathan should “surrender himself for the continued service to the nation” in 2015.

Late PH doctor knew diplomat had Ebola Virus – Rivers State Govt

Posted by - August 31, 2014

At a press conference on Friday evening August 29th, Rivers State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Samson Parker, said that late Dr. Iyke Enemou, who treated ECOWAS diplomat Olu Koye , was aware that Mr Koye had the Ebola Virus Disease. “He had received the late Dr. Patrick Sawyer in Lagos. Upon developing the symptom, confided

Photos from Nigerian transgender Ms Sahhara’s birthday and welcome party

Posted by - August 31, 2014

Nigerian Transgender, Ms Sahhara turned a year older recently and her friends came together to celebrate her. The party was also a welcome back party to England after she won the World Transgender pageant, Eat Bulaga at the Phillipines last month. See pics from the event after the cut..   Do you have a story for publication? Please email

Billionaire weds billionaire: Emeka Carter weds Onyinye Chukwuma

Posted by - August 31, 2014

Emeka Carter is the son of billionaire businessman Chief Izuchukwu Onwugbenu, chairman of Louise Carter Group, while Onyinye Chukwuma is the daughter billionaire businessman chief Innocent Chukwuma, chairman of Innoson Motors. Their white wedding held , August 30th at the Oriental Hotel in Lagos. They had their traditional wedding in April. Do you have a

Ebola: Ex President Obasanjo expresses thoughts on late Sawyer

Posted by - August 31, 2014

Former president Obasanjo has expressed his thoughts on Sawyer, his act and those who made it possible for him to enter Nigeria with the disease and spread it. Speaking at an event held at the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library in Abeokuta, Ogun state today, Obasanjo said; “It is devilish enough Patrick Sawyer had to spread

Islamic Caliphate, Where Boko Haram kill people like chicken

Posted by - August 31, 2014

Boko Haram gunmen have killed scores of residents in a Nigerian town on the border with Cameroon that they captured in recent raids, witnesses told AFP on Saturday. The militants seized Gamboru Ngala earlier this week after taking over military and police facilities in a fierce gun battle which forced thousands of residents across the

Why has Ebola not killed us? – Bush meat sellers

Posted by - August 31, 2014

The once very busy bush meat stalls at Doka village, Kaduna were empty last Tuesday. The only persons present were the bush meat sellers, about 12 of them, sitting with long faces, under a tent watching the mounts of smoked carcasses of all kinds of animals that had attracted the culinary desire of thousands, mostly

Dog meat kills five in Cross River

Posted by - August 31, 2014

Five  persons, a man and two of his children and two others were confirmed dead on Friday in the village of Uchenyim , Wanikade, North Ukelle in northern Cross River State after eating the meat of a dog. Reports from the area said the dog was fond of eating the eggs laid by native chicken

Fraud: Police arrest pastor, one other

Posted by - August 31, 2014

Policemen attached to the G.R.A Police Command, Bauchi State have arrested a reverend father and one other person for allegedly defrauding one Joel Sumi of #60,000. The state police spokesperson, DSP Haruna Mohammed, disclosed this yesterday.According Mohammed, the two suspects, who posed as fortune tellers, deceived their victim, and defrauded him. He said, “The victim

Philippine troops pull ‘greatest escape’ in Golan

Posted by - August 31, 2014

By JIM GOMEZ MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Under cover of darkness, 40 Filipino peacekeepers made a daring escape after being surrounded and under fire for seven hours by Syrian rebels in the Golan Heights, Philippine officials said Sunday, leaving 44 Fijian troops still in the hands of the al-Qaida-linked insurgents. “We may call it the greatest