Delta Govt lauds US-based Ubulu-Uku association for rehabilitating Hospital The Delta State Government has commended sons and daughters of the Ubulu Uku, in the diaspora in the Aniocha South area of the state for their support to the government’s developmental efforts in making life more meaningful to the people of the area.    The government’s commendation came in the wake...... read more
Political Leaders, family members mourn as ex-Police IG goes home The remains of a former inspector-general of police, Ibrahim Coomassie, were yesterday interred at Rimin Badawa, in Katsina, after a funeral prayer at Bin Coomassie Jummat Mosque. Chief Imam Sheik Samu Adams, who led the prayer, extolled the virtues of the deceased and urged people to always remember death. He prayed...... read more
Epidemic looms at National Assembly, as supply stops *Entire complex stinks The National Assembly complex  has since last week Friday being enveloped with stench since due to lack of water supply to clean or flush the toilets in the complex. This is just as the major part of the complex was thrown into darkness due to unstable power supply. Many  cleaners in...... read more
We didn’t abandon dead NYSC member – hospital *Threatens legal action against offensive report The Gariki Hospital, Abuja, has given details of how it battled to save the life of Angela Nkechi Igwetu, the National Youth Service Corp (NYSC), member, allegedly shot by a Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) operative in Abuja, on Wednesday. Contrary to reports that its personnel watched the young lady bleed to...... read more
Lagos fire, Nigeria's greatest tragedy – Buhari *Condoles with families of victims It was all sorrow for President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday, as he was again confronted with another gory sight of his citizens, who were roasted in their numbers from an inferno of a petrol tanker that exploded in Lagos. Less than 48 hours after visiting Jos, Plateau State to commiserate with...... read more
TRAGEDY: Imo varsity student, lover die in female hostel Tragedy has struck at the Imo State University (IMSU), where a female student, Blessing Amam, was on Monday found dead alongside her lover, identified as Emeka in her hostel in Umudagu-Mbieri, Mbaitoli Local Government Area of the state, PUNCH is reporting. Quoting Southern City News, the paper said it learnt on Tuesday...... read more
Adamawa in mourning mood as ex-Police IG, former Governor's wife pass on A former Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Gambo Jimeta, has reportedly died. The announcement of his death came just few hours after the demise of Zainab Nyako, ex-Adamawa first lady, was confirmed.  At the time of this report, details about the death of Jimeta, who hailed from Adamawa state, are still sketchy,...... read more
INCREDIBLE: Shocked villagers find missing woman inside a huge python Shocked villagers have retrieved the body of a woman, who was apparently caught unawares, attacked and swallowed whole by huge python lurking somewhere in her garden. The scary incident took place in an Indonesian village of Persiapan Lawela on the island of Muna, according to Khaleej Times, the body of Wa Tiba,...... read more
FRSC returns N40million, 32 travelling bags, to accident victims More than N40million cash in foreign currencies including a whopping 65,000 Euros, were returned to victims of the road accidents that claimed eight persons, last Tuesday, the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), has said. Mrs. Florence Okpe, Public Education Officer, in a statement on Friday, on behalf of Mr Clement Oladele,...... read more
INCREDIBLE: Doctor pours water used to clean patient’s wound on nurse A major crisis is brewing at the Accident and Emergency Unit, of the Ondo State Trauma and Surgical Centre, Akure, where one the doctors, whose name was given Ajibola, in a fit of anger drenched a nurse, Oladele Olayinka with Wound Irrigation Fluid (water washed away from a patient’s wound). The...... read more
BREAKING: Tragedy, as auto crash wipes out family of seven in Enugu Tragedy struck in Enugu on Sunday as an auto crash that occurred at Ugwuonyeama axis of Enugu-Onitsha expressway, wiped out seven members of one family and one other person. According to eyewitness account, the accident involved a Carina E car with Registration no CM 960 FKJ conveying a family and a Toyota...... read more
INCREDIBLE! Family of five wiped hours after moving into own house For a family of five, father, mother and three children, the joy of moving into their own house from a rented apartment, ended in tragedy on Wednesday, as they were all wiped out in very mysterious circumstances. The incident, said to have occurred Wednesday night at Old Aiyepe road in Sagamu...... read more
BIZARRE! Kogi senior Civil Servant collapses, dies A Deputy Director in the Kogi Ministry of Education, Mr Haruna David, suddenly collapsed and died in his office on Tuesday. Late David collapsed at about 3 p.m. He was immediately rushed to Federal Medical Centre, Lokoja, where he was pronounced dead by medical officials on duty. Until his death, he...... read more
Nigerian man faints after donating blood, forced to pay N7,000 to get his blood back Call it bizarre, outlandish, eerie or callous or any other name you may wish to describe how a Nigerian man was forced to cough out N7,000 to recover his own blood, which he willingly donated to a hospital, to save other lives. But in the story that is currently making the...... read more
Resident Doctors suspend proposed strike, issues ultimatum to FG The National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has shelved its planned strike. This was the decision reached at a scheduled meeting by the doctors which ended late on Saturday night. Hours after health workers under the Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) suspended their nationwide strike after 44 days, the resident doctors...... read more
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