June 2016

Monthly Archives

Latest stories

  • Jonathan falls short of $5m Mo Ibrahim Prize despite meeting a key criterion

    Former President Goodluck Jonathan has failed to win the prestigious $5 million Mo Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African Leadership despite meeting a key criterion. The announcement was made on Thursday that no former African leader met the requirements for the 2015 version of the yearly award following a meeting of the independent Prize Committee […] More

    0 points
    Upvote Downvote

    Total votes: 0

    Upvotes: 0

    Upvotes percentage: 0.000000%

    Downvotes: 0

    Downvotes percentage: 0.000000%

  • US accuses 3 Nigerian reps of soliciting sex from hotel housekeeper, prostitutes in Ohio

    The house of representatives has commenced investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct levelled against three of its members by the United States (US). Abdulrazak Namdas, spokesman of the house, disclosed in Abuja on Thursday. “We are in receipt of a letter from the US ambassador, alleging misconduct by some members of the national assembly, who […] More

    0 points
    Upvote Downvote

    Total votes: 0

    Upvotes: 0

    Upvotes percentage: 0.000000%

    Downvotes: 0

    Downvotes percentage: 0.000000%

  • FirstBank, Zenith, UBA, GTB okay as FX dealers

    As banks begin to settle into the dynamics of the flexible foreign exchange regime, which will take effect from Monday, the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, is set to name the lead players in the foreign exchange market today. The lead players would be known as Foreign Exchange Primary Dealers, FXPD. Though CBN’s guidelines indicated […] More

    0 points
    Upvote Downvote

    Total votes: 0

    Upvotes: 0

    Upvotes percentage: 0.000000%

    Downvotes: 0

    Downvotes percentage: 0.000000%

  • Malnutrition ‘kills’ 1,219 Nigerian children daily

    One in every two child death in Nigeria is from malnutrition, with over 1, 219 children dying daily, the federal ministry of health has said. Osa Isokpunwu, head of nutrition at ministry of health, said this in Kano at a workshop organised by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF). Isokpunwu, represented by Tokunbo Farayibi, principal […] More

    0 points
    Upvote Downvote

    Total votes: 0

    Upvotes: 0

    Upvotes percentage: 0.000000%

    Downvotes: 0

    Downvotes percentage: 0.000000%

  • New forex regime to kick off at N260/$1

    The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is suggesting that the new band for the naira, pending the direction of market forces, will be between 260 and 270 to the dollar. Godwin Emefiele, the CBN governor, had said the position of the naira will be driven by market forces, but in a new document uploaded by […] More

    0 points
    Upvote Downvote

    Total votes: 0

    Upvotes: 0

    Upvotes percentage: 0.000000%

    Downvotes: 0

    Downvotes percentage: 0.000000%

  • Confusion as another acting PDP Chairman arrives Wadata Plaza to take over

    Supporters of Senator Ahmed Makarfi and Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, yesterday, stormed the national secretariat of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in solidarity with their candidates, who are both laying claims to the leadership of the party. While the national convention of PDP sacked Senator Sheriff as chairman of the party and appointed a seven-man committee, […] More

    0 points
    Upvote Downvote

    Total votes: 0

    Upvotes: 0

    Upvotes percentage: 0.000000%

    Downvotes: 0

    Downvotes percentage: 0.000000%

  • Many lessons to learn from this story… please make sure you read…

    It had rained the whole night till morning and it continued. In three homes something different was happening in each. In a single room with a husband and a wife with four young kids, they had all woken up at dawn, did what house chores could be done. The wife in a make shift kitchen, […] More

    0 points
    Upvote Downvote

    Total votes: 0

    Upvotes: 0

    Upvotes percentage: 0.000000%

    Downvotes: 0

    Downvotes percentage: 0.000000%

  • 18 lions on trial for man-eating, they face life sentence if convicted

    India forest officials “arrested” 18 lions on Monday, including one thought to be a man-eater involved in six deadly attacks near a sanctuary. “We think we have pinpointed the guilty lion, but we are still awaiting the results of nine more animals,” said JA Khan, a forest official in the country, the BBC reported. The […] More

    0 points
    Upvote Downvote

    Total votes: 0

    Upvotes: 0

    Upvotes percentage: 0.000000%

    Downvotes: 0

    Downvotes percentage: 0.000000%

  • Woman Allegedly Runs Over Her Boyfriend After Finding Out That He’s HIV Positive

    Misty Lee Wilke, 43, of Phoenix has been accused of running over her boyfriend after she learned he was HIV positive. The incident was reportedly captured on a neighbor’s security camera, showing the man riding a bicycle in Arizona before a Ford Mustang plows into him, causing him to fly over the hood of the […] More

    0 points
    Upvote Downvote

    Total votes: 0

    Upvotes: 0

    Upvotes percentage: 0.000000%

    Downvotes: 0

    Downvotes percentage: 0.000000%

  • “I’ve never slept with Van Vicker”- Married woman replies husband

    A married woman accused of sleeping with Van Vicker by her husband has responded to the allegations in a statement released today. If you missed the accusation, read here Read the full statement below… In response to the recent rumors trending on the internet concerning Van Vicker and I, none of it is true. Neither […] More

    0 points
    Upvote Downvote

    Total votes: 0

    Upvotes: 0

    Upvotes percentage: 0.000000%

    Downvotes: 0

    Downvotes percentage: 0.000000%

  • Woman arrested for beating husband to a pulp as punishment for farting

    A woman in Zimbabwe, has been arrested and charged to court for allegedly beating her husband to a pulp as punishment for farting in bed, iMzanzi reports. The victim, Fikile Nyamane, claimed that while he was asleep, his wife, Nompumelelo, used her elbow to give him a blow to the face and when he asked […] More

    0 points
    Upvote Downvote

    Total votes: 0

    Upvotes: 0

    Upvotes percentage: 0.000000%

    Downvotes: 0

    Downvotes percentage: 0.000000%

  • What holds a marriage together?

    I am fully convinced that there are no two individuals (man and woman) who cannot make it together in marriage, if they are willing to pay the price to make it work. I have about seen all the different combinations you can think of. I have seen a tall man married to a short woman; […] More

    0 points
    Upvote Downvote

    Total votes: 0

    Upvotes: 0

    Upvotes percentage: 0.000000%

    Downvotes: 0

    Downvotes percentage: 0.000000%

Load More
Congratulations. You've reached the end of the internet.