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Bloke forgot where he parked his car… only to find it 20 years later

17 November 2017
Bloke forgot where he parked his car… only to find it 20 years later

The unnamed 76-year-old reported his motor missing to cops in Frankfurt, Germany, in 1997, according to reports. And on Wednesday the old banger was finally found in the garage of...

May God Disgrace Uganda President, Museveni Out Of Office Like Mugabe - Ugandan Activist Stella Nyanzi Cries Out

17 November 2017
May God Disgrace Uganda President, Museveni Out Of Office Like Mugabe - Ugandan Activist Stella Nyanzi Cries Out

A Ugandan activist and Makerere University lecturer, Stella Nyanzi, has prayed and called unto God to do to Uganda President, Yoweri Museveni the same thing he has done to Zimbabwean...

Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian marry in New Orleans in front of A-list guests

17 November 2017
Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian marry in New Orleans in front of A-list guests

The tennis ace, 36, and millionaire Reddit co-founder, 34, said 'I do' in front of a slew of celebrities at the Contemporary Arts Centre in New Orleans. The reception followed...

Mother of three pleads guilty to distributing child pornography

14 November 2017
Mother of three pleads guilty to distributing child pornography

A mother-of-three forwarded a child pornography clip which showed a child being raped, a Dublin court has heard. Jadesola Agbalade (51) pleaded guilty to one count of knowingly distributing child...

Biden: 'I regret that I am not president,' but 'it was the right decision' for family

10 November 2017
Biden: 'I regret that I am not president,' but 'it was the right decision' for family

Just over two years ago, then–Vice President Joe Biden announced that he would not run to succeed President Barack Obama in 2016. This week he admitted he regrets that he...

O.J. Simpson banned from Las Vegas hotel bar

10 November 2017
O.J. Simpson banned from Las Vegas hotel bar

O.J. Simpson was banned from a Las Vegas hotel bar Wednesday, but it remains unclear if he was behaving in an unruly manner, as reported. If Simpson were drunk at...

Woman blinded by acid attack finds love from her hospital bed

09 November 2017
Woman blinded by acid attack finds love from her hospital bed

Pramodini Rual, who’s known as Rani to her friends and family, was just fifteen years old when a paramilitary soldier threw acid into her face, melting her skin and blinding...

Karin Dor, Bond Girl in 'You Only Live Twice,' Dies at 79

09 November 2017
Karin Dor, Bond Girl in 'You Only Live Twice,' Dies at 79

Karin Dor, who played the red-haired villainess Helga Brandt in the 1967 James Bond film You Only Live Twice, died Monday in a nursing home in Munich, her son told ...

Forced marriage: Abducted teenager freed from Emir’s palace

06 November 2017
Forced marriage: Abducted teenager freed from Emir’s palace

A 13-year-old, Hauwa Dadi, on Sunday regained her freedom, four days after being allegedly abducted for the purpose of forcing her into a marriage. Hauwa, an SS1 student of the...

South Africa’s bar-room church where believers are baptised with beer

05 November 2017
South Africa’s bar-room church where believers are baptised with beer

Bishop Tsietsi Makiti blesses booze served to parishioners at an unusual church near Johannesburg Praise the Lord and pass the libation - that’s the motto for an unusual church in...

Egyptian cleric claims Sharia law allows a man to marry his own daughter if she is an illegitimate child

05 November 2017
Egyptian cleric claims Sharia law allows a man to marry his own daughter if she is an illegitimate child

A prominent Egyptian Salafist cleric has sparked outrage after he suggested it is permissible for men to have sex with their illegitimate daughters and marry them. Mazen Al-Sersawi claims prominent...

Women will have to wait 217 YEARS to earn as much as men

04 November 2017
Women will have to wait 217 YEARS to earn as much as men

Women will have to wait 217 years before they earn as much as men and have equal representation in the workplace, research said, revealing the widest gap in almost a...

How Evans tortured my brother to pay N100m , witness tells court

04 November 2017
How Evans tortured my brother to pay N100m , witness tells court

A prosecution witness yesterday informed an Ikeja High Court how suspected kidnap Kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, In his evidence, the witness, Anselem Dunu, the elder brother of Donatus Duru, who was...

Wole Soyinka on coup culture and challenging Castro -David Pilling

04 November 2017
Wole Soyinka on coup culture and challenging Castro -David Pilling

The Nobel laureate talks about Africa’s literary renaissance, drinking wine not water, and why ‘by all logic he should not be alive’ It is just as the main course arrives...

In tears-extracting statement, Tinubu says ‘I wish I could bring my departed son back’

04 November 2017
In tears-extracting statement, Tinubu says ‘I wish I could bring my departed son back’

A leader of All Progressives Congress, Mr Bola Tinubu, has spoken on the death of his son, Jide. In a statement he personally signed, Tinubu confirmed that the late Kazeem...

Omega Fire Ministries Nigerian Pastor given 48 hours to leave Zambia for 'divisive' conduct

03 November 2017
Omega Fire Ministries Nigerian Pastor given 48 hours to leave Zambia for 'divisive' conduct

A Nigerian Resident Pastor of the Omega Fire Ministries International in Lusaka Pastor Augustine Oso Ebosele has been given 48 hours to leave the country after his 4-year permit came...

Social media 'fuels crimes by children' from blackmail to violence - Study

03 November 2017
Social media 'fuels crimes by children' from blackmail to violence - Study

* Crimes plotted by children online in 'inconceivable' ways, watchdog warns* Youngsters said to be doing so using phones and computers in their bedrooms* In one in four cases, young...

Mother of 4 jailed 10 years for drug trafficking

01 November 2017
Mother of 4 jailed 10 years for drug trafficking

A 56-year-old mother of four, Oluwayemisi Owolabi, was yesterday sentenced to 10 years imprisonment by a Federal High Court, sitting in Lagos, over cocaine trafficking. Justice Rilwan Aikawa convicted and...

Egyptian lawyer says it's a national duty to rape girls who wear revealing clothing like ripped jeans

01 November 2017
Egyptian lawyer says it's a national duty to rape girls who wear revealing clothing like ripped jeans

An Egyptian lawyer has prompted outrage for saying harassing and raping girls who wear revealing clothing such as ripped jeans is a “national duty”. Nabih al-Wahsh, a prominent conservative, made...

Annabella Sciorra accuses Harvey Weinstein of rape

28 October 2017
Annabella Sciorra accuses Harvey Weinstein of rape

The Sopranos actor Annabella Sciorra has come forward with new allegations against the disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein. Speaking to The New Yorker, Sciorra alleged Weinstein raped her after shooting ...

Proud mother Serena Williams looks fit as she carries her daughter in a car seat in Florida

28 October 2017
Proud mother Serena Williams looks fit as she carries her daughter in a car seat in Florida

Serena Williams on Thursday looked fab as she walked with her baby daughter, Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr., in a Nuna PIPA lite car seat in West Palm Beach, Florida, in...

NDDC: Nsima Ekere's vision and strategy -Achilleus- Chud Uchegbu

26 October 2017
NDDC: Nsima Ekere's vision and strategy -Achilleus- Chud Uchegbu

Nsima Ekere, Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), attacks the commission with a new vision and different strategy. There is a feeling that actions so far taken by...

Man jailed for fatally stabbing father on busy high street in London

16 October 2017
Man jailed for fatally stabbing father on busy high street in London

Abraham Omotoso, who stabbed a father to death in a busy high street while his young daughter was in a nearby shop, has been jailed. Omotoso, 27, of Tudor Gardens,...

Xenophobia : Zuma seeks end to killing of Nigerians

16 October 2017
Xenophobia : Zuma seeks end to killing of Nigerians

South African President Jacob Zuma has condemned the xenophobic attack on Nigerians residing in South Africa. Zuma, who spoke in Owerri, the Imo State capital, during a two-day private visit,...

Evans: Police took my N55m, ,000, 29 vehicles, others

15 October 2017
Evans: Police took my N55m, ,000, 29 vehicles, others

Accused kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, a.k.a. Evans, has accused seven senior police officers and others on the Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Intelligence Response Team of extortion and sexual assault. He...

Gardener, 62, went to live in woods for TEN YEARS due to nagging wife

15 October 2017
Gardener, 62, went to live in woods for TEN YEARS due to nagging wife

* Malcolm Applegate, 62, married to his wife for three years before upping sticks* He made his way from Birmingham, where they lived, to London in three weeks* He made...

Psquare break up: Peter Vs Paul Who can survive better alone? -Ayo Onikoyi

15 October 2017
Psquare break up: Peter Vs Paul Who can survive better alone? -Ayo Onikoyi

The Psquare brand is a brand that pulls a huge weight and controls immense respect of which value is almost inestimable. The duo of Peter and Paul Okoye are a...

Bassey: The Olympian turns to menial jobs for survival

14 October 2017
Bassey: The Olympian turns to menial jobs for survival

Life is currently not rosy for Olympian Etim Bassey, a former weightlifter, who represented Nigeria at the Los Angeles 1984 Olympics, reports Idris Adesina Every tricycle rider and road user...

Why you shouldn't panic when an airliner loses an engine

08 October 2017
Why you shouldn't panic when an airliner loses an engine

* Air France Flight 66 suffered uncontained engine failure on Saturday. * Passengers landed safely after a diversion to an airport in Canada.* Engine failure is uncommon but it is...

Professional translators aren't worried about Google's language-translating headphones

08 October 2017
Professional translators aren't worried about Google's language-translating headphones

* Last week, Google announced "Pixel Buds" — wireless headphones that can translate 40 languages on the fly.* It's impressive, but most translators don't worry for their jobs any time...

The key to being the most interesting person in the room is to stop talking - Johnny Dzubak

07 October 2017
The key to being the most interesting person in the room is to stop talking - Johnny Dzubak

 To be a better conversationalist, know when to stop talking and actively listen.* Active listening requires you to be present and pay attention to social and emotional cues.* Be truly...

How I tackled herdsmen attacks, kidnappings in Anambra - Obiano

07 October 2017

Governor of Anambra State, Mr Willie Obiano, has narrated how he tackled the menace of herdsmen attacks and kidnapping with the use of diplomacy, tact and surveillance. Obiano spoke during...

A casino regular, quiet but prickly, unleashes a rampage

07 October 2017
A casino regular, quiet but prickly, unleashes a rampage

Stephen Paddock usually kept a cigar at hand, even though he didn't smoke. But he was quick to notice when somebody sat down beside him and lit up. Then Paddock,...

How God saved me from plane crash – Oyedepo

07 October 2017
How God saved me from plane crash – Oyedepo

Presiding Bishop of Living Faith Church Worldwide, popularly known as Winners Chapel, Mr David Oyedepo, yesterday relived how he and others travelling with him escaped what he described as a...

Columbus check fraud ends in arrest of Nigerian national

07 October 2017
Columbus check fraud ends in arrest of Nigerian national

A Nigerian national is one of three men facing felony charges accused of using fraudulent checks to steal from a Columbus restaurant. Abdulrahaman Rosenje, 21, of Kenosha, appeared in Columbia...

Why hunger is on the rise in the world, and what can be done about it - Peter Atkins

05 October 2017
Why hunger is on the rise in the world, and what can be done about it - Peter Atkins

The number of hungry and malnourished people is rising for the first time in over a decade. This is according to United Nation’s Food and Agriculture Organization. There are now ...

Google launches new phones, speakers in hardware push

05 October 2017
Google launches new phones, speakers in hardware push

Alphabet Inc's Google on Wednesday unveiled the second generation of its Pixel smartphone along with new voice-enabled home speakers, redoubling its commitment to the hardware business as it competes with...

Germany celebrates first gay marriages

01 October 2017
Germany celebrates first gay marriages

Two German men made history Sunday by saying “I do” and becoming the first same-sex couple to marry after decades of struggle, but campaigners say the battle for equal rights...

Highway to Heaven

01 October 2017
Highway to Heaven

What one Canadian street could teach the world about religious harmony A Sikh, two Muslims, a Jew, a Christian and a Buddhist walk into a room. The six men aren’t...

9 'facts' you learned in school that are no longer true

01 October 2017
9 'facts' you learned in school that are no longer true

Over time, even facts we consider steadfast truths can change. People used to think doctors could forgo washing their hands before surgery. Knowledge is ever-evolving.Other facts might have been taught...