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Woman attempts to smuggle 66 wraps of drug hidden in private part

Woman attempts to smuggle 66 wraps of drug hidden in private part

A woman who attempted to smuggle sixty-six wraps of drug suspected to be methamphetamine hidden in her private has been arrested by men of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA). Forty eight year old Mrs. Mande Fatima Bala was arrested at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos on board a Kenyan Airways flight to […]

Socialite, Angela Onyeador, dies in America

Socialite, Angela Onyeador, dies in America

Charming socialite, Ms. Angela Onyeador, has died in the United States of an undisclosed ailment. Angela, who was widely known in social circles for her poise, charm and beauty, had been hospitalised for sometime in an undisclosed hospital and died on Monday morning. The former beauty pageant consultant was a close associate of the late […]

Blood tranfusion service asks FG to recognise blood donors

Blood tranfusion service asks FG to recognise blood donors

The National Blood Transfusion Service has called on the Federal Government and other well-meaning Nigerians to recognise the contribution of blood donors toward saving the lives of Nigerians through blood donation. Head, NBTS Donor Care, Mrs Helen Goyo, made this appeal in an interview with The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Thursday. […]

Lagbaja loses father

Lagbaja loses father

Popular Nigeria musician, Bisade Ologunde aka Lagbaja, has lost his octogenarian father, Deacon D.A Ologunde. Lagbaja’s father died on Saturday in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital. Aged 83, the late Ologunde was a retired civil servant and served in the cabinet of the first military administrator of Kwara State, Col. David Bamigboye (retd.). One of […]

Google honours Dana Air crash victims with special ribbon

Google honours Dana Air crash victims with special ribbon

Google on Tuesday joined the world in mourning the over 190 persons who died in Sunday’s crash of an MD83 aircraft operated by Dana Air in Iju Ishaga, Lagos. The flight was a few minutes from landing at the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Ikeja, when the plane crashed into some residential buildings in the densely populated […]

Excessive internet usage, sign of depression – Study

Excessive internet usage, sign of depression – Study

A new study conducted on Internet users by researchers from the Missouri University of Science & Technology revealed that the time spent surfing the web can be used to gauge stress levels and identify depression in a person. Very few things have impacted our lives in the recent years like the internet. At any given […]

Federal doctors join protest against Lagos govt

Federal doctors join protest against Lagos govt

More trouble appears to be in the offing for the already decayed health system as doctors in federal hospitals begin an indefinite strike in solidarity with their colleagues recently sacked by the Lagos State Government. Lagos State recently sacked 788 doctors following a breakdown in negotiations for improved pay for the medical doctors. The government […]

100 divorcees re-marry in Kano

100 divorcees re-marry in Kano

No less than 100 hundred women who were either divorcees or widows on Tuesday re-married in a mass ceremony sponsored by the Kano State government. This is, however, just the first batch of 1,000 women in this category. The ceremony, which is organised by religious authorities in the Muslim state of Kano, is for these […]

Nigerians Outstrip Americans in London Fashion Spending

Nigerians Outstrip Americans in London Fashion Spending

Nigerian businessman Godwin Patrick took a three-week holiday to the U.K. this month to visit his British-based cousins. It wasn’t the only reason for his trip. “I’m here to shop,” the 38-year-old said on London’s Oxford Street, clutching bags from Marks & Spencer Group Plc (MKS) and Associated British Foods Plc’s (ABF) Primark containing underwear […]