Monday, August 21, 2017

Help Buhari Succeed, Atiku Charges Nigerians

Former Vice President and chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC, Atiku Abubakar has charged Nigerian to assist President Muhammadu Buhari succeed in the onerous task of national development rather than focusing on needless distractions.

Welcoming the president back home after his medical leave in the United Kingdom, the Wazirin Adamawa in a statement made available to journalists Monday in Abuja said “every well meaning Nigerian should be happy with the recovery of the President”.

According to him, a healthy and stronger Buhari would be able to concentrate more vigorously on the task of implementing his campaign promises to Nigerians.

Suspected Ritual Killer, Ifeanyi Dike, Escapes From Police Custody

Suspected ritual killer, Ifeanyi Dike, who defiled and killed an eight-year-old girl, Victory Chikamso, has escaped from police custody.

It was learnt that Dike, who was caught by a local vigilante in Eliozu axis of Port Harcourt and handed over to the police, escaped Sunday night.

Sources say police have begun manhunt for the fleeing suspect, Punch reports.

It will be recalled that Dike had removed the eyes, vagina, a finger, and tongue of his victim before he was apprehended.

Newly Wed, Stephanie Coker Angry With Nigerian Embassy, Drags Buhari In

Just married Stephanie is 'mad 'at the moment and here's why... One more tweet below...

Photos: Osinbajo Meets Buhari, Briefs Him On Work

Prof Yemi Osinbajo, the Vice-President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria visited President Buhari today at the State House, Abuja, where he briefed the President, who just returned to work on the State of the nation. More photos...

Chika Ike In New Shoot For African Diva Reality Show

It's her reality show where she discovers young talented women. And for the AD of Season 3, she took some photos. Uusally she is always the face of the show evry year. Also see a video from the shoot after the cut.

Fulani Herdsmen Threaten To Sue Fayose Over Buhari

Fulani Herdsmen, under the aegis of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association, on Monday threatened to institute legal action against the Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose, for making disparaging and uncomplimentary statements on President Mohammed Buhari’s health.

The National Coordinator of the body, Alhaji Garus Gololo, who disclosed this at a news conference in Makurdi, asked  Fayose to immediately tender an unreserved apology to all Nigerians and Buhari, otherwise, Fulani herdsmen would take legal action against him.

Gololo said that Fayose abandoned his constitutional duty of providing good governance to his people, which he was elected for, to attack Buhari while on a hospital bed.

Nigerian Excretes 1410.9 Grams Of Cocaine In China, Faces Death Penalty

The High People’s Court of Guangdong Province, China, has finally confirmed a death sentence with two years probation on a Nigerian, Mr. Ikechukwu Peter Obiekezie, who was reportedly found guilty of smuggling 1410.9 grams of cocaine into China.

Details reaching Vanguard disclosed that Obiekezie, with Nigerian standard Passport No. A50296207, was on 2nd October, 2016, arrested at the Baiyun International Airport in Guangzhou, China, upon arrival from Addis Ababa aboard Ethiopian Airlines Flight No. ET 606 on suspicion of smuggled drugs, which he swallowed and brought to China.

He has, since October 3, 2016, joined the growing list of Nigerians who are detained and serving various jail terms in Guangdong Province, China, after he excreted a total of 1410.9 grams of cocaine at the Chinese Aviation hospital.

'This Morning' Viewers In Tears As Former Producer Is Completely Paralysed Due To Allergic Reaction

This Morning viewers were left in tears at a segment involving the ITV show's former producer today. 

On 12th April 2014, Amy May Shead set off for a trip to Budapest. Severely allergic to nuts all her life, Amy carried her EpiPen with her and felt confident she could deal with an allergic reaction should it occur.

However, on the third day of her trip, Amy ate "just one mouthful of a chicken dish" in a restaurant which caused a severe anaphylactic reaction.

Amy went into cardiac arrest, and it took six minutes for the paramedics to revive her. Amy was placed on life support in the Budapest hospital before being flown home.

Photos: Aww Patoranking Welcomes Child

Singer Patoranking is a DADA! He shared he good news on IG with the above photos and captioned it; Daddy Yo.. Thank God.

Man Nabbed For Allegedly Raping Boy To Death In Kebbi

Following repeated cases of assault arising from homosexuality in Kebbi State, the state police command yesterday arrested two suspects who allegedly raped two boys, aged 12 and nine, to death. The two arrests were made at different villages in the state.

Addressing newsmen yesterday at the police headquarter in Birnin Kebbi, the Commissioner of Police, Ibrahim M. Kabiru, said one Malam Ibrahim Yohana Mudi allegedly raped two boys aged 10 and 12 in Kalgo and Zuru Local Councils of the state, while 45-year-old Dantani Sani, raped a nine-year-old boy to death in Zauro town.

“Sani, from Sabon Gari area of Zauro town was arrested based on information that he had had sexual intercourse with a young boy, one Ibrahim Muhammadu Dangi, who is now deceased aged nine of the same village, against the order of nature.

Buhari Will Resume Office Immediately -Femi Adesina

President Muhammadu Buhari will take his seat in his office immediately, says Buhari's Special Adviser on media and Publicity, Femi Adesina.

Adesina said this in a live television programme in Lagos, today. Adesina said the President will resume office today after a letter is transmitted to the National Assembly.

He explained that although the National Assembly is on recess, transmitting the letter is what the Constitution requires and once it is sent, he takes over power as the President.

“They don’t have to read it or debate it, No. What the Constitution requires is for him to send it. Once it is sent he assumes office.” He also stated that the national address is the first step towards other things to come and that there would be more of such once the President gets a full briefing on the affairs of the nation.

1 Dead As Vehicle Rams Bus Stops In France

A woman has been killed after a van struck a bus shelter in the southern French city of Marseille, police say.

The driver has been arrested. His vehicle had struck another bus shelter in a different district of the city earlier in the morning, seriously injuring one person.

French prosecutors say the case is not being treated as a terrorist incident. French media reports say the driver is known to police and may have mental health issues.

The unconfirmed reports say he has a criminal record but is not known to the intelligence services.

Hajj Pilgrims Evacuated After Fire Breaks Out In Mecca Hotel

A hotel in the Saudi Arabian city of Mecca, where two million Muslims will perform the annual hajj pilgrimage, was evacuated today after a fire broke out, the civil defence service said.

Civil defence spokesman Nayef al-Sharif said no casualties were reported in the fire, which was sparked by a faulty air conditioning unit on the eighth floor of a hotel in the Azaziyah district of Mecca.

All 600 residents, most of whom had come from Turkey and Yemen for the hajj pilgrimage, were evacuated and have since returned to the hotel, Sharif said.

Aisha Buhari Thanks Nigerians For Husband’s Return

The Wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha Buhari, has taken to G to thank Nigerians and well wishers all over the world for the safe return of her husband- Mr President.

“As we welcome our dear President back home, I am grateful to Nigerians and well-wishers all over the world for their continuous prayers and support. May God continue to guide, protect and bless us all and our dear country Nigeria,” the wife of the President wrote.

Man Shoots Petite Ex-Girlfriend Dead Because She Won't Take Him Back

The scenery was stunning and the remote spot was so peaceful, you could walk for hours through the state park without seeing another soul. Loren Bunner and Jolee Callan had picked a beautiful day to take a hike through the heavily wooded Pinhoti Trail area of Mount Cheaha, Alabama, in August 2015.

Before they’d headed off, Loren, then 20, posted a picture of Jolee on his Instagram account – the first of four photos that day. The snap showed Jolee, 18, sitting in the front of Loren’s car with his dog. The caption read, ‘On our way to go hiking.’

The pair were seemingly relaxed together, despite the troubles between them over the previous weeks. Jolee and Loren had once been a couple, but now they were trying to find a way to move on as friends.

Two Nabbed For Kidnap In Calabar

The Cross River State Police Command, weekend, smashed a kidnap syndicate that specialises in kidnapping high profile civil servants and other businessmen in the state.

The group, Vanguard gathered, were trailed after they had kidnapped a civil servant, who works at the state Accountant General’s office, at her Ikot Ansa residence behind Mukasam Hotel.

 A police source, who pleaded anonymity, told Vanguard that the kidnappers broke into the woman’s apartment through the ceiling, abducted her to an unknown location, where she was kept for three days before she was released after a ransom was paid to the group by the victim’s family.

BBC Launches Pidgin Service

A new language service for digital platforms in English-based Pidgin for West and Central Africa has been launched by the BBC World Service.

Pidgin is one of the most widely-spoken languages across the region, even though it is not officially recognised.

The launch is part of the World Service's biggest expansion since the 1940s, following a government funding boost announced in 2016.

Pidgin will soon be joined by 10 more new services in Africa and Asia.

Sinead O'Connor Sends S3xually Explicit Message To Russell Brand To Thank Him For Support

Sinead O'Connor has sent a sexually explicit plea to Russell Brand to thank him for his support after her public breakdown. The Irish singer, 50, thanked the comedian via a message on Facebook and encouraged him to give her a 'good rogering'.

Fans were concerned for her well-being after she revealed she had contemplated suicide during a distressing video clip, filmed in a New Jersey motel, earlier this month.

After seeing the footage, in which a tearful O'Connor said she was 'all by herself', Brand sent a supportive message during an episode of his YouTube series 'The Trews'.

He said that the singer needed: 'connection, meaning, purpose, love and a bit of time, really'.

Responding to the comedian and actor, the Nothing Compares to U star said: 'Thank you so much for your beautiful support. Have always felt a great kinship with you.

Jay-Z Pays Tribute To Late Chester Bennington

It's been a month since Chester Bennington's sudden and unexpected death sent shockwaves throughout the music community and left legions of fans mourning.

And when Jay-Z took to the stage at the V Festival on Saturday night, he took some time out to pay tribute to the late Linkin Park frontman as he ended his set with their 2004 chart-topping collaboration Numb/Encore.

The 47-year-old hip-hop star said to the capacity audience gathered at Weston Park, Staffordshire: 'Can I get some love for Chester tonight?' before asking them to 'make some noise so he can hear you in heaven'. Chester, 41, died by suicide in July at his home in Palos Verdes, California.

Wreckage Of WWII Warship Found After 72 Years

Researchers announced today they discovered wreckage of the lost warship the USS Indianapolis, 72 years after the World War II cruiser was torpedoed by a Japanese submarine.

The wreckage was found in the Philippine Sea 5.5 km below the surface, according to philanthropist Paul Allen, who headed the civilian research crew that located the ship.

The ship was hit in the final days of World War II just after completing a secret mission delivering parts of the atomic bomb used in Hiroshima. The vessel sank in just 12 minutes, meaning it was unable to send a distress signal or deploy life-saving equipment, according to the history division of the US Navy.

Some 800 of the ship’s 1,196 sailors and marines initially survived the maritime disaster, but only 316 ultimately lived after enduring several days in shark-infested waters where they also faced risks of dehydration and drowning. Of those survivors, 22 are still alive today, the US Navy said.

Quit Notice: Nigerians Can Live Anywhere - Buhari

President Muhammad Buhari has warned that the unity of Nigeria has been a concluded issue as it has become non negotiable and that Nigerians have the right to live in any parts of the country to carry out their legitimate duties without any form of molestation.

Buhari in his first official nationwide broadcast after returning from his medical vacation that lasted for about 104 days in United Kingdom spoke against the backdrop of recent quit notice given Igbo in the North by some Arewa youth groups.

The broadcast read this: “I am very grateful to God and to all Nigerians for their prayers. I am pleased to be back on home soil among my brothers and sisters.

“In the course of my stay in the United Kingdom, I have been kept in daily touch with events at home. Nigerians are robust and lively in discussing their affairs, but I was distressed to notice that some of the comments, especially in the social media have crossed our national red lines by daring to question our collective existence as a nation. This is a step too far.

LASG Shuts Illegal Plank Market

The Lagos State Government yesterday ordered the immediate closure of an illegal plank market in Oko-Baba Extension in the Yaba Local Council Development Area of the state.

The government said the market was a safe haven for hoodlums and posed security threats, which informed the decision.

The Commissioner for Local Government and Community Affairs, Muslim Folami, in a statement, said innocent citizens and commuters were victims of criminal activities perpetrated in the area.

He said the state government, under Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, was passionately committed to the safety of lives and property of residents of the state and would not allow any potential security threat to thrive.

Kylie Jenner Reveals Why She Broke Up With Tyga

Kylie Jenner is finally explaining why she broke up with Tyga. On last episode of Life of Kylie, the Lip Kit queen comes clean about calling off their relationship earlier this year.

"There was absolutely not one thing wrong with me and T. He and I will always, always have a bond," Kylie explains. "There was no crazy fight, we just decided...Well, I decided that I'm really young. I don't want to look back in five years from now and feel like he took something from me when he's really not that type of person."

How My Daughter Was Killed For Ritual -Father

A 200-level student of the University of Port Harcourt, Ifeanyi Dike, has been arrested for allegedly abducting and killing an eight-year-old girl, Victory Chikamso, for ritual purposes.

Speaking with newsmen at the State Police Command on Saturday, the father of the slain girl, Ernest Nmezuwuba, said he was filled with grief after seeing the mutilated body of his daughter.

He expressed shock that Dike could contemplate killing his daughter. “My name is Ernest Nmezuwuba, I am from Ochiogwa in Mbaitoli Local Government Area of Imo State.

The man who killed my daughter is like my brother, someone very close to me, I can call him my cousin. He is a 200 level student of the University of Port Harcourt here and he resides at Eliozu,” the father of the slain girl said.

Jay-Z Finally Talks About That Infamous Elevator Fight With Solange

Jay-Z insists he's only ever had one argument with Solange Knowles. The 47-year-old rapper was famously caught on camera rowing with his sister-in-law in an elevator after the Met Gala in 2014 and but the 99 Problems hit-maker - who has daughter Blue Ivy, five, and twins Rumi and Sir, two months, with wife Beyoncé - insists the incident was not typical of their relationship.

He said: 'We've always had a great relationship. I fought my brothers and argued with my brothers my whole life. It just so happens, who we are, these things go into a different space, but it ain't nothing.

'We've had one disagreement ever,' he claimed in the new interview, recorded before his headlining gig at the V Festival in Chelmsford, England on Sunday.

And Jay insists things are still 'cool' between himself and the 31-year-old singer and he regards her as his 'sister.' Speaking on the Rap Radar podcast, he added: 'Before and after, we've been cool. She's like my sister. I will protect her. That's my sister. Not my sister-in-law. My sister.'

Paris Jackson Poses Shirtless With Canine Companion

She's an up-and-coming model who isn't shy when it comes to flashing some flesh. So perhaps it's no surprise that Paris Jackson declined to wear much at all for some Snapchat antics .

The 19-year-old daughter of legendary the Michael Jackson looked to be in a fine mood as she greeted her two dogs while broadcasting on the app.

Luckily, one of her doggy friends was on hand to provide some cover for the starlet, who positioned him strategically on her chest.

Of course her canine companion couldn't help but lick Paris's make-up free face, which elicited a slight grin.

Madonna Good Genes Or Good Docs?

Madonna's good looks didn't require a prayer! Here’s a 27-year-old version of the Material Girl at the American Music Awards back in 1985 (left) and 32 years later the 59-year-old  Queen of Pop and mother of six at a party in France last month (right).

Blac Chyna Tries Jackin' Rob's Range Rover During Custody Negotiations

Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna tried resolving their custody war over the weekend in a lawyer's office building, but there were clearly hard feelings at the end of the day because Chyna tried hightailing it out in Rob's whip so claim 2 eyewitnesses.

Chyna and her team of 5 lawyers, including Lisa Bloom, showed up at the Century City law offices of Laura Wasser, who reps Rob. They spent hours inside but, according to Bloom, nothing has been resolved.

Rob had someone call ahead to have his car pulled up to the valet stand, but he wanted to wait until Chyna left. According to witnesses, a visibly agitated Chyna came along, saw the Range Rover, got inside and prepared to hightail it away from the building.

German MP Is Caught On Camera Smiling During Tribute Speech To Victims Of Barcelona Attack

An MP has been slammed after being seen smiling and waving during a tribute to the victims of the Barcelona atrocity.

Eva Hogl, deputy chairman of the German Social Democratic Party, was caught on camera grinning and gesturing as party leader Martin Schulz gave a sombre statement about the attack on Thursday which killed 13 people when an ISIS jihadi drove a van into a crowd in La Ramblas.

He was flanked by several politicians and Ms Hogl appeared to be encouraging more to join them.

Her demeanour and facial expressions eventually changed to become more serious once Mr Schulz began going into detail about the attack.

Snake Smugglers Disappear From Custody In Calabar

Two persons, suspected to have smuggled 145 poisonous snakes and other tropical rainforest reptiles from Cameroon to Nigeria, have disappeared from the custody of the Nigerian Agricultural and Quarantine Agency in Calabar, the office they were handed over to by the Nigerian Customs Service along with their consignment.

Mr. Ibrahim Jubril, the Minister of State for Environment, who visited the office weekend, to handover the reptiles to the University of Uyo for research, was told by Sunday Uket, the Director of the agency that “just two persons were brought here and we have no clue where they have disappeared to.” The Minister, who said he was surprised and unhappy with the agency’s poor handling of the situation, noted that the smugglers would have been a veritable source of information on where they got the reptiles, where they were taking them to and for what purpose.

Blue Ivy Shows Off Her Moves As She Dances With Mom At Friend's Wedding

We already know she's a talented rapper. And it's clear Blue Ivy has the moves to match - with the five-year-old lighting up the dance floor as she joined mom Beyonce at a close friend's wedding in Colorado on Saturday.

The two were filmed by fellow guests in the midst of the packed party at the nuptials of Beyonce's creative director Todd Tourso and his bride Christina Tang.

Arsenal Fan Dies In Imo As Club Concedes Goal To Stoke City

Tragedy struck in Anara, Isiala Mbano Local Government Area of Imo State on Saturday, when a man identified as Dominic Ejimba slumped and died before he could be rushed to the hospital.

The incident happened as Ejimba was allegedly watching Arsenal vs. Stoke City match in the ongoing English Premier League season.

Sources said the deceased, a die-hard Arsenal FC supporter, could not bear it when his team conceded a goal midway into the second half of the game. He was watching the encounter at a viewing centre on the Owerri-Okigwe expressway, the source said.

A Liverpool fan, Chuks Amaku, said, “Dom is dead. He slumped immediately Stoke City scored a goal. Before my uncle, Hezekiah Amaku, could rush him to the hospital, he died.

Photos: Funke Akindele Is Pregnant...

Nollywood actress, Funke Akindele Bello is pregnant. This was unveiled at the Glo Lafta Fest that held in Festac. We say big congrats to her. It will be Funke's first child. God is indeed good.

‘Lunatic’ Caught With A Sack Containing 9-Year-Old Boy In Lagos

A man who disguised as a lunatic, abducted a nine-year-old boy and put him in a sack. But he was arrested and the boy rescued in Orile area of Lagos, weekend.

The exact location where the boy was abducted was unknown, but report had it that the kidnapper was taking his victim to an unknown destination when he was accosted by curious passers-by at Oshodi Street.

 He was reportedly asked to reveal the content of the sack, a request he initially declined until the bag was forcefully taken from him. The passers-by were taken aback when they discovered a boy inside.

Eyewitnesses disclosed that a black toy gun, different identity cards, a tuber of yam and a loaf of bread were found inside a black polythene bag with the suspect. He was said to have also worn three clothes.

Amal Clooney Shows Off Her Slimline Figure 2 Months After Giving Birth To Twins

The couple was spotted wearing tennis gear and holding hands as they went for a walk near their home in Lake Como, Italy.

While Clooney looked a bit tired understandable given the newborns  his wife appeared radiant as she showed off her stunning figure in a black tank top and tennis skirt.

The glamorous brunette displayed her long legs in the thigh-skimming ensemble, which she set off with a visor and a pair of white trainers.

Pictured! Graduate Defrauds Business Partners, Lavishes Proceeds On Car

A graduate, Gladys Assah-Assor, is under investigation by operatives of the Lagos State Police Command for allegedly defrauding her business partners of over N5m.

The suspect, who has been transferred to the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, Yaba, was alleged to have opened a catering shop, bought a car, and travelled to different places with the proceeds.

Punch Metro learnt that the 35-year-old Cross River State indigene worked as a network marketer for a company in Ikeja, Lagos State.

She was said to have introduced one of the company’s products to her friend, Nkiruka Okon. The duo reportedly agreed to buy the product, Healthy Halogen Oven, for N12,000 per unit, and sell at N20,000.

Couple Torture, Chain 11- Year-Old In Toilet

The police in Ogun State have arrested a couple, Chioma and Innocent Anozie, for allegedly torturing an 11-year-old girl, Oluchi, in Ebute, in the Ibafo area of Ogun State.

The couple allegedly flogged the victim with ropes, starved her of food, and locked her up in a toilet for two days for wanting to play with other children in the neighbourhood.

Some residents, who  found her crying in the toilet,  reportedly called the attention of some soldiers in the community.

But reprieve did not come Oluchi’s way until the intervention of our correspondent who alerted the Ogun State Police Command Headquarters. Some policemen from the Ibafo division, led by the Divisional Crime Officer, later arrived at the scene and rescued the victim.

#PrayForKogi: 'Strange Disease' That Killed 62 Is Gastroenteritis- Commissioner

Dr. Saka Audu, the Kogi State Commissioner for Health, has said the strange disease that killed 62 persons in the state has been identified to be gastroenteritis.

The commissioner told newsmen today in Lokoja that those so far diagnosed were found to be suffering from gastroenteritis and malaria. He therefore called for calm, saying the government was on top of the situation.

However, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control says tests are still ongoing in their collaborating laboratories to ascertain the cause of the strange illness.

Gastroenteritis, according to experts, is an inflammation of the stomach and intestines that typically makes its presence known in the form of vomiting and/or diarrhoea.  In severe cases, bleeding may occur in stools. #PrayForKogi

New Bill Would Require Donald Trump To Undergo Mental Health Evaluation

A new bill introduced in the House of Representatives would require President Donald Trump to undergo a physical and mental health exam to determine if he is stable enough to stay in office.

Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) introduced the bill on Friday. Should the results of the said exam be unfavorable, the bill calls for Vice President Mike Pence and members of the Cabinet to remove Trump from office.

The move would invoke the 25th Amendment, a rarely-used constitutional provision that allows the vice president and a majority of Cabinet members to jointly remove the president from office and replace him with the vice president.

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Beckham Helps Son Settle Into University...

Doting dad David Beckham is helping eldest son Brooklyn settle in as he heads off to New York for his first year of university.

The 18-year-old is going to study Photography at Parsons, a prestigious art college and proud David uploaded a snap of the two of them as he and wife Victoria helped Brooklyn get settled in before the start of term.

The football legend captioned the post: "Englishmen in New York @brooklynbeckham @victoriabeckham".

Mum Spends £10k To Look Like A Real-Life S3x Doll

A mum-of-two has spent £10,000 on a year-long makeover to turn herself into a real life sex doll. It has taken a boob job , hair extensions and having her lips pumped three times a month to fulfill Cindy Moore's dream of looking like a walking, talking inflatable doll.

But although she gets lots of attention from men, Cindy says she sometimes feels "people don't realise I'm actually a person and not really a sex doll".

The final touch to her transformation has even seen 31-year-old Cindy put a new car registration plate spelling out 'Doll'. Her £7,000 boob job saw her go from a size A to a massive double-F and she spends £250 every 10 days on painful lip filler injections .

It's Official! Rio Ferdinand Shares FIRST Picture Of Gf Kate Wright

The romance between Rio Ferdinand and former Towie babe Kate Wright is finally official after he shared a picture of her on social media for the first time.

The footie star took to Instagram to share a sun-soaked snap of himself alongside Kate from their recent holiday.

Kate looks stunning in a bright pink bikini and sarong as she relaxes poolside with Rio, who is showing off his muscles in a grey vest.

The couple are posing up with Rio's sisters and some pals and making the most of their holiday by enjoying glasses of bubbly.

Massive Python Found Hiding Under Boy's Bed After It Killed Family's Pet

This is the terrifying moment a killer python was found lurking under a teenage boy’s bed. The snake was found under the bed after it slithered through into the window of their bed - after killing the family’s kitten.

Thanapoom Lekyen, 42, said she had found the cat outside under the window ledge with a series of bite wounds when she entered her son’s bedroom in the morning last week then fled in terror after she spotted the animal’s shiny scales under the mattress.

Fortunately her son, Nong, 13, had been sleeping in his mother’s room the night before and avoided being savaged by the serpent. She said: “I woke up in the morning and saw the dead cat outside with bite marks on it.

Police Arrest 4 Cattle Rustlers In Ogun

The police in Ogun State Police have arrested four suspected cow thieves, who allegedly also specialise in hijacking cement trucks. The police spokesperson in the state, Abimbola Oyeyemi, disclosed this in a statement sent to Premium Times today.

“Men of Ogun State police command on Saturday 19th of August at about 1 a.m. arrested four cattle rustlers at Ofada area of Obafemi-Owode Local Government Area of the state,” he said.

He named the suspects as Madu Abuchi, Onyeka Okafor, Francis Onyeka and Hafiz Mustapha.

Mr. Oyeyemi said the suspects earlier in the week robbed two herdsmen, identified as Muhammed Ruga and Babuga, of two cows and were planning another operation at Orile Igbehin area of Ofada when they ran out of luck.

Charly Boy Writes An Open Letter To Buhari

Dear Mr. President Sir: When I learned that you would be returning yesterday, I was glad because it means you eventually listened to our cries and yearnings. You have returned at a time when our country needs you most to surmount the crucibles battering us as a people and a nation. Though for a very steep price, we never allowed our voices to go unheard and we are glad you ultimately listened to us.

You have returned at a time when our great country is battling a slew of disastrous storms. This is a difficult time in our national history where insightful and sagacious leadership is greatly required. Now that you are back stronger, I would like you to become the rescuer that our country terribly needs at this trying time.

As you may know, millions of students are currently at home doing nothing because their schooling was suddenly disrupted by the decision of their disgruntled lecturers to go on an indefinite strike. Some of these students are 3 months away from becoming graduates.

Lagos: Nine Killed In Boat Accident

The Lagos State Government confirmed the death of nine persons in the boat mishap which occurred at the weekend in Ilashe area of the State.

In a statement issued by the Managing Director of Lagos State Waterways Authority, Engr Abisola Kamson, the State Government attributed the unfortunate mishap to overloading of passengers on a Banana Boat and operation of illegal jetty.

Comedian Jerry Lewis Dies At 91

American comedian Jerry Lewis has died today at the age of 91, following a lengthy career of entertainment and humanitarian work.

A statement issued by reviewer John Katsilometes confirmed the sad news. "Very sad to report entertainment legend JerryLewis has died today at 9:15 a.m. at his home in Las Vegas. He was 91," he tweeted.

"Legendary entertainer Jerry Lewis passed away peacefully today of natural causes at 91 at his home with family by his side."

Kaduna Hospital Announces Free Surgeries To Celebrate Buhari’s Return

A hospital in Kaduna has announced it would render free surgeries for poor Nigerians to commemorate the return of President Muhammadu Buhari from London.

Facebook user, Tasiu Ibrahim, posted the banner announcing the free surgeries, alongside pictures of the president’s return on his timeline.