May 22, 2015

TOILET CLEANER WHO RETURNED N12 MILLION ($60,000.00) HONORED

      There are still some very honest Nigerians indeed.  A toilet cleaner at the Murtala Mohammed International airport in Lagos, Nigeria, who returned N12 million that she found in a men’s room at the airport has been honored.  That’s a fortune, by any standard.  At her employment rate of salary (N7,500), it would […]

NO TRUTH TO HOTEL SERVING HUMAN FLESH IN NIGERIA, POLICE

      The Nigerian Police has denied a well orchestrated news that made the international media circle, including BBC and Aljazeera, that a hotel in Anambra state, without the hotel’s being disclosed, was shut down due to the hotel serving human flesh.  The Police said that it didn’t have any case of any such […]

UNIVERSITY WRESTLING CHAMPION WITH HIV ON TRIAL FOR KNOWINGLY HAVING SEX WITH 32 OTHERS

      ST. CHARLES COUNTY • A former college wrestler accused of exposing multiple sex partners to the virus that causes AIDS without the victims’ knowledge goes on trial Tuesday. Michael L. Johnson, 23, who went by the nickname “Tiger Mandingo” on social media sites, was initially charged in October 2013 with just one […]

FULL TEXT OF MICHELLE OBAMA’S SPEECH AT TUSKEGEE UNIVERSITY

      By Michelle Obama Speech as prepared for delivery It is such a pleasure and an honor to be here tonight to celebrate the class of 2014 — thank you all so much for having me. We’ve got students from Highland Park High School here tonight! We’ve got Hope Street Academy! We’ve got […]

TWO NIGERIANS SENTENCED TO 12 YEARS IN JAIL IN VIETNAM FOR HACKING

  A court in the central province of Khanh Hoa, Vietnam on Friday, April 10, 2015, sentenced  two Nigerian men and a Vietnamese woman to between 12 and 15 years in prison for hacking into emails of local companies to swindle money from their foreign partners. The Vietnamese woman, Le Thi Kim Quyen, 35, and […]

CHUKWUMA AZIKIWE, FIRST SON OF ZIK, IS DEAD AT 75 YEARS

      Awka—The first son of Nigeria’s titular first President, the Rt. Hono. Nnamdi Azikiwe, Chief Chukwuma Bamidele Azikiwe, is dead. He was aged 75. He passed on at the Borommeo Hospital, Onitsha, a missionary hospital just a stone throw to his Inosi Onira country home, Onitsha in the early hours of Sunday. A […]

KENYAN NEWSPAPER PUBLISHES LIST OF TOP GAYS IN KENYA

      A Kenyan newspaper called The weekly Citizen, recently published photos and names of men and women who they claim were gays and lesbians. They said the list contains men and women who are secret homosexuals but are known for their public anti-gay stand. Kenya is known for its strong anti-gay laws.

STATE DEPT-HOSTED CONFERENCE CALL WITH STAKEHOLDERS ON NIGERIAN ELECTIONS

      Earlier this month, the State Department’s Bureau of Public Affairs hosted a conference call with Linda Thomas-Greenfield, Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs, and 200 representatives from communities across the United States, including African diaspora members, to discuss the outcome of the March 28 presidential and national assembly elections in Nigeria. […]

BOKO HARAM: 214 OF THE RECENTLY RESCUED CAPTIVES ARE PREGNANT

       According to UNFPA, 214 of the additional 234 women and children rescued by the Nigerian Army from the Sambisa Forest in Borno State,  were found to be visibly pregnant.  Also, over 16,000 pregnancies have been recorded in the troubled North East of Nigeria. Giving this indication in Lagos, Executive Director, UNFPA, Prof. […]

MAN WHO SUPPLIES FUEL AND FOOD TO BOKO HARAM ARRESTED

      A man who specializes in supplying fuel and food to terrorists was this morning nabbed in Daban Shata in the suburbs of Baga Borno State. The military intelligence had been trailing him till he was eventually trapped in the early hours of Sunday. He is presently undergoing interrogation. In another development, troops […]