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Notorious Lagos police station where no one is innocent

18 November 2017
Notorious Lagos police station where no one is innocent

Sitting quietly on the wooden bench and resting his head on the wall in front of his master’s shop, Monday sure had a lot running through his mind, given the...

Army arrest women for buying baby for N300,000

15 November 2017
Army arrest women for buying baby for N300,000

Two women were on Tuesday arrested by the Special Military Task Force, codenamed Operation Safe Haven, for allegedly trafficking a four-day-old baby girl. The suspects – Doris Egbufurum, 39; and...

British mother-of-nine leaves UK husband for Gambian lover

14 November 2017
British mother-of-nine leaves UK husband for Gambian lover

An East Boldon, South Tyneside man, Andy Hepworth has recounted how his wife left him and their nine children for a toyboy from Gambia. Broken-hearted Andy Hepworth said 44-year-old Heidi...

Benue herdsman commits suicide over death of 200 cows

12 November 2017
Benue herdsman commits suicide over death of 200 cows

A 56-year-Fulani herdsman, Mohammed Abdulkadire, jumped into River Benue in the Logo Local Government Area of Benue State. The National Coordinator of Miyietti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, Benue...

Phone repairer to receive 22 strokes of cane

07 November 2017
Phone repairer to receive 22 strokes of cane

A Mararaba Upper Area Court in Nasarawa State yesterday ordered that a 21-year-old phone repairer, Michael Adeku, be given 22 strokes of the cane for stealing four litres of palm...

Five arrested for selling two babies for N1.1m

31 October 2017
Five arrested for selling two babies for N1.1m

The police in Imo State on Monday paraded 49 suspects, including members of a syndicate that specialised in stealing and selling children. The state Commissioner of Police, Chris Ezike, said...

Vehicle plunges into Lagos lagoon, occupants trapped

29 October 2017
Vehicle plunges into Lagos lagoon, occupants trapped

A vehicle late last night plunged into the lagoon by the University of Lagos (UNILAG) waterfront. It was gathered that the vehicle collided with another before skidding into the water...

Man sentenced to 24 years for infecting dozens of women with HIV

28 October 2017
Man sentenced to 24 years for infecting dozens of women with HIV

An Italian man was sentenced on Friday to 24 years in prison for infecting more than 30 women with the HIV virus, after having unprotected sex with them despite knowing...

Nigerian impregnates woman, bribes husband with G-Wagon

28 October 2017
Nigerian impregnates woman, bribes husband with G-Wagon

A Nigerian man identified simply as John has made headlines for buying a Mercedes-Benz G-class for a South African man, whose wife he impregnated. According to a South African news...

Parents convinced not to name child Lucifer after court hearing

27 October 2017
Parents convinced not to name child Lucifer after court hearing

There is no outright ban on specific names in Germany but authorities can decide not to accept names. A baby in Germany will not be named Lucifer after authorities intervened....

Woman sells 3-year-old daughter for N280,000 to settle debt

25 October 2017
Woman sells 3-year-old daughter for N280,000 to settle debt

Tearful Olubunmi Funke, a single mother, on Tuesday disclosed that she sold her three years old daughter to one Abibat Oyesanya, a member of child trafficking ring to enable her...

Troops in Europe jump into lakes, wrap their phones in condoms to thwart Russian hackers

06 October 2017
Troops in Europe jump into lakes, wrap their phones in condoms to thwart Russian hackers

Russia has been hacking the cellphones of NATO soldiers stationed near its border "to gain operational information, gauge troop strength and intimidate soldiers," according to The Wall Street Journal, which...

Lion kills man in Ibadan

01 October 2017
Lion kills man in Ibadan

Oyo State Government has announced the immediate closure of Agodi Zoo. The government said this decision is based on the report received from the company managing the Zoo, AM &...

Fitness instructor, 40, fed up of waiting for Mr Right marries HERSELF

29 September 2017

* Laura Mesi invited 70 of her nearest and dearest to wedding in Lombardy, Italy* The 40-year-old paid £8,700 for the ceremony, which is not legally recognised* Day included bridesmaids,...

Donkey owner in court after it EATS carrot-coloured supercar

29 September 2017
Donkey owner in court after it EATS carrot-coloured supercar

* German Markus Zahn parked his £280,000 McLaren 650S Spider near paddock* Looked in his rear view mirror to see a donkey munching on the back bumper* Insurance refused to...

People are spending up to ,000 on plastic surgery to look like Ivanka Trump

23 September 2017

* A New York plastic surgeon revealed that the newest plastic surgery trend is "the Ivanka look." * The surgeon reports that people are requesting surgeries like cheek implants to...

Woman commits suicide over husband’s second wife plan

20 September 2017
Woman commits suicide over husband’s second wife plan

A 22-year-old housewife has committed suicide by taking rat poison in Miga Local Government Area of Jigawa to protest her husband’s plan to marry another wife. Police spokesperson in the...

500 euro notes found flushed down toilets

19 September 2017

Swiss prosecutors are investigating why tens of thousands of euros were flushed down toilets in Geneva. The €500 (£440; 0) notes were cut up and found in the toilets of...

Top civil servant commits suicide

13 September 2017

A director in the Ministry of Youth and Social Development in Lagos State, Oludare Buraimoh, has committed suicide by hanging himself in a circumstance which is yet unclear. The deceased,...

Saudi Arabia jails Nigerian pilgrim

13 September 2017

A Sharia Court in Makkah, Saudi Arabia, has sentenced a pilgrim from Goronyo Local Government of Sokoto State, Mamman Kwakwazo, to three months in prison for claiming a purse he...

Bride, groom kidnapped on wedding day

11 September 2017

Suspected kidnappers abducted a couple in Akunnu, Akoko North East Local Government of Ondo State, while on their way to Akure for their marriage ceremony. The groom, Moses Yakubu, and...

Anguish for gran-of-six, 72, as Nigerian husband CJ, 27 has his visa rejected

26 August 2017

Angela, 72, had met CJ, 27, just three months earlier after he added her on Facebook. Her trip to his home country of Nigeria for their wedding was the first...

Antarctica fruitcake: 106-year-old dessert 'left by Capt Scott'

12 August 2017

Ice-covered Antarctica is one of the earth's most hostile natural environments. But a new find by the Antarctic Heritage Trust suggests it's no match for a 106-year-old British fruitcake. Conservators...

Man stages own kidnap in Lagos, asks for N60m

14 July 2017

The Police in Lagos on Thursday announced the arrest of a man who allegedly attempted to defraud his brother of N60 million by staging his own kidnap. The spokesman of...

European Court sentences baby to death

29 June 2017

A June 27 ruling from a European human rights court is forcing the English parents of a gravely ill baby to make their last, painful goodbyes to their son. Chris...

Husband ties wife’s hand to rail track before they are run over by train on her birthday

17 June 2017

A man in France tied his wife’s hands to a rail track before they were both run over by a train on her 34th birthday, it has emerged. Émilie Hallouin...

America's most misspelled words, according to Google

31 May 2017
America's most misspelled words, according to Google

As the 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee gets underway, Google has decided to honor the annual event by compiling a list of the most misspelled words in the country. Their...

French artist turns into a chicken

30 March 2017

French artist Abraham Poincheval - who has already spent two weeks living inside a stuffed bear - plans to commune with the humble chicken for his latest performance stunt. How?...

Italy sex case dropped because woman 'did not scream'

25 March 2017

Italy's justice minister has said he will investigate after a court acquitted a man of sexually assaulting a woman because she did not scream. The court in Turin ruled last...

Super humans who are sexier, stronger and smarter will arrive by 2029

17 March 2017

Ray Kurzweil has made 147 predictions since 1990 and is correct 86% of the time By 2029 our brains fuse with machines - an event known as singularity He says...

Indian men divorce their wives via WhatsApp by typing a single word thrice

12 March 2017

Two Muslim women in India have recently filed complaints against their husbands – who happen to be brothers – for divorcing them via WhatsApp. The “triple talaq” is a controversial...

The window cleaner who fell from a 47-floor skyscraper and lived

11 March 2017

Only half of the people who fall three storeys survive. From 10 storeys almost no-one does. This is the tale of a window cleaner who survived a 47-floor fall from...

Lawyer's trousers catch fire in court arson trial

10 March 2017
Lawyer's trousers catch fire in court arson trial

A Florida defence lawyer's trousers have reportedly caught fire in court during an arson trial. Stephen Gutierrez was to address jurors on Wednesday when smoke began billowing from his pocket,...

Eek! Mouse delays flight for 4 hours

03 March 2017

How he squeaked through security is anyone's guess. A little mouse made for a big delay on a British Airways flight from London to San Francisco. Passengers were buckled up...

Why we put our dead child in sack and threw her into canal – Father

23 February 2017

The police on Tuesday arraigned a 49-year-old man before a Chief Magistrate Court on Ebutte Meta, Lagos, for disposing the remains of his four-year-old daughter into a canal. Adekunle Adewusi,...

Boy, 17, wakes up on the way to his own FUNERAL

22 February 2017

Kumar Marewad was bitten by a stray dog last month and was taken to hospital Condition worsened last week and relatives were told his chances were bleak They took him...