Saturday, July 30, 2016
He said the country is the second African country, after Algeria, to defeat terrorists.
Sani said this when he visited the Algerian Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Belkacem Smaili, at the Embassy of Algeria, Abuja.
He said, “Nigeria, just like Algeria, has been able to defeat terrorism. Algeria, as the first country in Africa to experience the worst form of terror and they were able to defeat it.
Mongo, 22, had suffered from alopecia and was being treated for an infection picked up on a routine health check but failed to come round from the anaesthetic.
Following his death, a spokesman for the zoo were he had lived said in a statement: "Mongo was undergoing a routine health check to investigate his enlarged air sac.
"Although Mongo showed no other outward signs of ill health, the health check revealed that he had an infection and regrettably, he failed to recover from the anaesthetic."
The incident occurred at about 7.10am today. About 13 inmates are said to have broken their cells and escaped through the fence. Three of the 13 are convicts.
The closure marked the latest development in the ongoing political and media war between the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, and a lawmaker from Kano State, Abdulmumin Jibrin, over alleged manipulation of line items and figures in the 2016 Appropriation Bill.
Mr. Jibrin began working to expel Mr. Dogara from office a day after the Speaker announced his removal as chairman of Appropriation Committee on allegations that he committed serial betrayal of trust.
Bonnie Walker was found dead in a pond after what is thought to be the first fatal ' gator attack in South Carolina. Detectives believe the pensioner slipped of fell into the pond, where she was attacked by the ferocious creature.
Robert McCullough, from the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, said: "It’s the first one as far as we’ve been keeping records." Her remains were found in the water behind the home where she lived.
“Ajoke my bestie for life. They Said we are quarelling because of a Man. kojoooooooooooooooooooooor. They never born the man.”
FBI assistant special agent Keith Byers says authorities arrested Edema Missiadan after police in Mesa, Arizona, relayed information that a girl possibly was being forced into prostitution in the El Paso area.
An undercover investigator responding to ads offering escort service on the notorious classified website Backpage.com set up a meeting at a Super 8 Motel in El Paso Wednesday evening, and Missiadan was arrested on one count of sex trafficking of children.
Islamists Abdel Malik, along with Adel Kermiche cut the throat of Father Jacques Hamel at a church in Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray, Normandy, on Tuesday.
The pair forced a man in the congregation to video the brutal killing of the 85-year-old on a phone before he was knifed in the neck, arms and back next to the altar.
The execution sparked authorities, including the British Home Office, to urge religious leaders to tighten up security, but the Pope appeared to reject the warnings.
Two people were killed when a bomb struck the entrance of the hospital, in the northwestern city of Idlib, the organization said.
A woman who was six months pregnant had her leg severed and two other women suffered shrapnel wounds to their stomachs, it said.
Babies and a number of patients and staff were injured.
Kyle Cox was jailed after pleading guilty in May to charges of coercion or enticement.
Cox was a basketball coach at Park Tudor school when he coerced a 15-year-old female student into exchanging sexually explicit messages via text and Snapchat.
Cox carried on the inappropriate relationship with the girl for several months before the girl's father discovered the messages and reported them to school officials, just days before the girl had agreed to meet Cox at his home for sex last December.
The director, who lost his famous father after a secret cancer battle earlier this year, announced the happy news on Twitter and the little one's middle name is a tribute to the star.
Duncan tweeted: "Stenton David Jones. Born July 10th, exactly six months after his grandad made room for him. Love you both so (sic)."
He attached a picture of a cartoon of him, his father and his newborn son with funny text in speech bubbles.
Jarvis Chimenes Pavao, was locked up in Tacumbu prison in Asuncion, Paraguay, after being found guilty of money laundering charges. Yet Pavao, who is considered to be one of South America's deadliest and most feared drug lords, is living the life of luxury behind bars in the Paraguayan prison.
But Pavao's cushy life behind bars came to an end at his own doing, after officers began to suspect he was planning to detonate a bomb in order to smash through one of the jail walls and escape.
Investigators flooded the Brazilian's cell in search of the explosives on Tuesday night, but instead found his luxury prison pad.
‘I like to take a really rich, powerful man and make him squirm like a little b***h…I get off on that,’ admitted the 32-year-old. Her favorite position, she said, is the basic missionary.
‘You know you like to lay on your back and take it,' grinned the model/TV personality.
When asked about the ‘back door’ she said: ‘I’ve never tried anal.’ Adding quickly: ‘Not saying I won’t, I’ll probably get bored and want to try it some time,’ she speculated.
Located in the capital city of the Philippines, the living conditions are so harsh that some prisoners do not even have enough space to sleep on the floor. Instead, prisoners are forced to take turns to lie down and living has been hell for them. More photos below...
Around 12:30 a.m. local time Friday, the Piper Cheyenne aircraft containing three crew members and one patient departed from airport in Crescent City, California -- about 20 miles south of Oregon.
The plane, which is part of Cal-Ore Life Flight's fleet, was headed for Oakland International Airport, located about 400 miles south.
By 1 a.m., the pilot declared an emergency indicating that there was smoke onboard, said Lt. Wayne Hanson of the Humboldt County Sheriff's Department. Five minutes later, communication with the plane was lost.
Does the dress remind you of what someone wore recently? Melania Trump’s outfit?
It was gathered that the victim, Nwadiokeonu Nwachukwu, is currently receiving treatment at a local hospital in Aba, while her severed hand had been taken to her husband’s village at Abala for burial.
A female co-tenant of Mrs. Nwachukwu, who pleaded anonymity, told Southern City News that the couple had lived in the city for years before the husband lost his job and had to relocate to the village, leaving his wife, a trader, in the city.
She said, “The couple had always quarreled any time the man visited his wife in the city, to the extent that all the tenants are aware and intervene in their quarrels.”
Corinne Barndt, 28, told police she spiked her eight-month-old son's formula six or seven times from November 2015 to April 2016. The drug she is accused of using on her child is buprenorphine. It's a synthetic opioid painkiller also used to wean addicts off heroin.
Buprenorphine is addictive and can cause respiratory problems and even death when taken in high doses, or when combined with other substances.
The request was among almost two dozen motions filed by lawyers for Michelle Carter, now 19, in Taunton Juvenile Court. The Plainville woman is charged with involuntary manslaughter in the 2014 death of 18-year-old Conrad Roy III, of Mattapoisett.
At the hearing, the judge did not rule on the motions but said the trial could start in December. He plans to hear the motion to suppress Carter's interview on October 14.
Roy's body was found in his pickup in Fairhaven on July 13, 2014. He died of carbon monoxide poisoning and police found a gasoline-operated water pump in the back seat. Prosecutors say Carter and Roy communicated as he sat in the truck.
The man ordered a plate of fried noodles from the restaurant on July 25 in Changsha, Hunan province, and claimed he discovered the unwelcome addition to his meal.
At that point, the customer gave the restaurant owner an ultimatum, either they eat the cockroach or cough up 5,000 yuan (£569). The shopkeeper, instantly ate the cockroach and refused to cough up the cash.
However the man still kept asking the woman for money, demanding that she pay him some kind of compensation for his bad experience.
Dokpesi made these statements while speaking during the week at the PDP Secretariat in Umuahia, Abia State.
Dokpesi said, “Today, the PDP is described as the most corrupt party in the country; they said our leaders are clueless and corrupt. That was how they described former President Goodluck Jonathan, but with the way the APC is running this country, can we say we have a country? Is the South-East not marginalised and denigrated? Continue...
This post sparked a lot of reactions from her fans, many of whom did not believe the actress could still be a virgin. In a chat with Saturday Beats, the actress refused to comment on the post, saying she is used to the negative comments that usually follow her posts.
She said, “People always comment on most of my posts. You know Nigerians like to criticise whether they understand the language or not. I just want to believe that they just want to talk. I don’t want to talk about my post where I said that I was a virgin and couldn’t wait to have children. I posted what I wanted and that was it. I have been getting negative comments from people for over 13 years; I think my body is used to it by now.
The £4.7million signing from Mainz was expected to start the looming season as the Reds ' new No 1, but he will now be out of action for a minimum two months.
Karius suffered the injury during the friendly against Chelsea in Pasadena on Wednesday night, when he attempted to clear a cross and instead slammed his fist into the head of team-mate Dejan Lovren.
The German broke a bone in his hand when he connected with the Croatian defender’s bonce and, after a scan in the States, medics have decided he will need surgery.
The 23-year-old man, named as Sandeep, was attacked while collecting wood from the forest. When he arrived back in his village in the Raisen district of the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh, he told his family about the snake bite.
Instead of taking Sandeep to a hospital, they brought him to a traditional tantric practitioner in a nearby village. But the tantric’s treatment proved ineffective and it was assumed the young man had passed away.
Sheriff told newsmen in Abuja on Friday that he got an order stopping the party’s national convention in Port Harcourt on Aug. 17.
Commending the ruling, Sheriff said the order issued by Justice Abang was a demonstration of the existence of some fine judges in Nigeria. He also called on the Nigeria Judicial Council (NJC) to remove the few erring judges who, he said, were tarnishing the image of the judiciary.
Friday, July 29, 2016
After my Dad made the payment of his widow's mite, he called to inform me and I felt terrible, so then I searched the name Enoch Adejare Adeboye, and found out the 'plenty many' accounts that exist on Facebook, I couldn’t recognize the real one myself, so I started adding up all the supposed 'Enoch Adejares', lo and behold, one of them responded and the attached conversation 1, 2, 3, ensued. (Read below)...
Mr. Okorocha said this while briefing journalists on the state of affairs in Imo at his residence in Owerri on Friday.
He said the reduction of work days would enable workers to attend to other activities that would generate money to supplement their monthly salaries to take care of their families.
“I encourage Imo workers to find additional things to do to support their families because of the economic situation we are facing in Nigeria. We are considering to reduce the working days from five to three in Imo, so that workers will use the rest of the days to work and support their families’’, he said.
Markell Hilaire, 27, was left to look after Jacob Marbury for two hours in March while the baby's parents, Joshua Marbury and Alicia Quinney, went on a date. When they returned to their home in Sherwood, Oregon, they found their son screaming and Hilaire - a family friend - fast asleep.
The next morning they noticed that Jacob was covered in bruises and reported what had happened to the police.
But it took three months for any charges to be brought against Hilaire, possibly because of a state law which makes it difficult to prosecute violent offenders unless the victim can speak for themselves. He has however been sentenced for negligence now.
Sandberg, who wrote about her role as a top woman executive in her book 'Lean In,' said her support for Clinton 'is not because she is a woman. It is because she is the most qualified candidate and she is the leader we need.'
'We need a leader whose policies reflect where we're going, not where we've been. There is still so much to do - on equal pay, on equality in the workplace, on building a society where everyone has the chance to reach his or her potential, regardless of background, gender, race, or sexual orientation,' she wrote.