Saturday, December 3, 2016

Cost of dying: It is now more expensive to die than to live

Death, according to Wikipedia,  refers to the permanent  termination of life-sustaining processes in an organism. 

Friday, December 2, 2016

35-Year-Old Artisan To Die By Hanging In Osun

An Osun State High Court on Thursday convicted and sentenced Kayode Idowu, a 35-year-old artisan, to death by hanging for armed robbery and murder.

14-Year-Old Girl Chained Naked By Parents For A Month Regains Her Freedom (Photo)

A teenage girl, identified as Onyeka John, has regained freedom after she was allegedly chained by her mother to the burglary-proof bars for about one month.

Photos: Man reportedly collapsed and died during fight with his brother

According to Abia Facts Newspaper, two brothers were fighting yesterday when one collapsed and died. The man wearing a red t-shirt was reportedly beating his brother,

Shocking!!! As Earth Open In Cameroon, Vehicles Almost Swallowed (photos)

 Busy Highway Divides In Cameroon, Vehicles Almost Swallowed (photos)
 

There was a serious commotion this morning in Cameroon after the busy Yaounde/Douala road got divided with motorists plying the highway.

IMOPOLY 2016/2017 HND Admission List Released

The Imo State Polytechnic (IMOPOLY) wishes to inform all candidates who applied for the Higher National Diploma (HND) regular programmes for the 2016/2017

CJN swears in two new Supreme Justices Monday

Two new Justices, Sidi Dauda Bage, and Paul Adamu Galinje,  will join the Supreme Court bench on Monday, a statement by the National Judicial Council, said on Friday.

Two ‘corpers’ die at NYSC camps two days apart

Tributes to the deceased corps member, Miss Ifedolapo Amoke Oladepo, who died in Kano NYSCorientation camp on November 29, flow like rivers of water.

EPL: Chelsea face huge Manchester City test

Chelsea’s scintillating late-year burst of form faces its biggest test yet on Saturday when Antonio Conte takes the Premier League leaders to Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City.

Two robbers arrested with N1.54m in Lagos

Two suspected robbers were arrested yesterday at Oshodi in Lagos by officers of Lagos State Rapid Response Squad (RRS).

21 million workers in slavery, forced labour worldwide – ILO

The International Labour Organisation on Friday said that more than 21 million workers are still trapped in slavery and forced labour around the world .

Update: Adama Barrow wins Gambia presidential election

Opposition candidate Adama Barrow pulled off a stunning victory in The Gambia, comfortably winning a presidential election and putting an end to the 22-year rule of Yahya Jammeh,

Asian markets slip as investors take step back

Asian stocks turned negative Friday and oil prices retreated along with the dollar as investors took a step back from a recent rally, while caution set in ahead of a crunch

You are hereHome News S. Korea opposition to file impeachment motion

South Korea's three opposition parties said they would file an impeachment motion Friday against beleaguered President Park Geun-Hye, and push for a national assembly

French left seeks candidate after Hollande bows out

French President Francois Hollande's dramatic decision not to seek a second term next year leaves the leftwing field open in an election that is proving increasingly

Trump taps 'Mad Dog' Mattis for defense secretary

US President-elect Donald Trump said he has picked the tough-talking retired general James Mattis to be his defense secretary as he soaked up adulation at a buoyant Ohio

Iheanacho, Moses can replace Okocha, Kanu – Taribo

Taribo West believes Premier League’s attacking duo Kelechi Iheanacho and Victor Moses could prove they are the ideal replacements for Austin Okocha and Nwankwo Kanu in the

Nigeria loses $6bn to foreign shipowners, says NNPC GMD

The Group Managing Director of Nigerian  National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Kacalla Baru,  has restated the need for the establishment of a national

Igbo monarchs urge Buhari to listen to IPOB

Igbo traditional rulers under the auspices of the South East Council of Traditional Rulers, have advised President Muhammadu Buhari to listen to the grievances of the

Federal Government Slashes November Salaries of Civil Servants Amidst Recession

The salaries of Federal civil servants for the month of November has been slashed by the Federal Government following some factors.