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Four people die as wall Collapses during Payment of bride Price Ceremony
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Four people die as wall Collapses during Payment of bride Price Ceremony

Four people have been confirmed dead after a wall collapsed on guests during payment of bride price ceremony (lobola) in GaChuene Thokgwaneng, South Africa on Saturday October 4. It was gathered that people attending the ceremony were seated in a tent which was positioned next to an unroofed building, when strong wind blew. The wall collapsed, killing three instantly and injuring several others. One of the injured later died in hospital. Family spokesperson and brother to the bride, Phinias Yika said; “As the Yika family, we are still in shock about what happened on Saturday. It was supposed to be a celebration day as they were paying a bride price for my sister ... it was a lobola negotiation ceremony." Phinias said the incident happened quickly, noting that the wind started p...
‘Harry Potter’ star Tom Felton Collapses during celebrity golf tournament
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‘Harry Potter’ star Tom Felton Collapses during celebrity golf tournament

Tom Felton, a  34-year-old actor best known for playing Draco Malfoy in the “Harry Potter” reportedly collapsed during a celebrity golf tournament in Wisconsin on Thursday September 23. Tom Felton was part of the European celebrity team and he suffered from a medical event while walking off the 18th green at the conclusion of their match with the U.S. team. It was learnt that the teams had just finished posing for photos when Felton stopped moving and fell to the ground. Panicked calls for medical assistance ensued as the European Ryder Cup team came down the ninth fairway during their practice round. Felton was escorted off the course in a cart, and he appeared conscious but was seen lying down on a stretcher. Spectators applauded him as he headed away for treatment. ...
Nigerian disc jockey, Commissioner DJ Wysei says she was confirmed dead for hours after falling from two-storey building
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Nigerian disc jockey, Commissioner DJ Wysei says she was confirmed dead for hours after falling from two-storey building

Imo state-born disc jockey, Iwuagwu Ebere Pat popularly known as Commissioner DJ Wysei, has marked the anniversary since she survived a fall from a two-storey building. Taking to Facebook on Wednesday, September 22, the talented entertainer revealed that she was confirmed dead for hours after the fall. "When destiny can't be denied, 22nd September, few years ago, I fell from 2 storey building cos the balcony collapsed, I was confirmed dead for hours. BUT GOD KEPT ME. A date I can never forget.  From every wound there is a scar, and every scar tells a story...A story that says I SURVIVED. Today I am COMMISSIONER DJ WYSEI. Grateful heart." she wrote.
Joe Biden’s approval ratings drops to 44%, the lowest of his presidency
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Joe Biden’s approval ratings drops to 44%, the lowest of his presidency

U.S. President Joe Biden's ratings has dropped to the lowest level of his presidency, according to a new poll. According to the latest national poll conducted by Reuters/Ipsos, from Sept. 15-16, 44% of U.S. adults approved of Biden’s performance in office, while 50% disapproved and the rest were not sure. Biden’s popularity has been declining since mid-August as the U.S.-backed Afghan government collapsed and as COVID-19-related deaths surged across the country. The weekly poll showed the number of Americans who approved of Biden’s response to the pandemic dropped below 50% for the first time: About 48% approved of the president’s COVID-19 policies, while 46% disapproved. Contrastingly, at the same point in Donald Trump’s presidency, about 38% of Americans approved of his per...
Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami explains why EFCC Chairman collapsed
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Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami explains why EFCC Chairman collapsed

Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami has explained why Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Abdulrasheed Bawa collapsed during an event in Aso Rock, Abuja today September 16. Pantami said Bawa “collapsed due to pressure and work burden.” He appealed to “Nigerians to pray for Bawa,” stressing that he has regained consciousness. The anti-graft agency's chairman was rushed to the statehouse clinic for medical attention after he collapsed while delivering a goodwill message at the National Identity Day at the Banquet Hall of the State House, Abuja.
I need to fight Tyson Fury, we Need it for Boxing’ – Anthony Joshua
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I need to fight Tyson Fury, we Need it for Boxing’ – Anthony Joshua

Anthony Joshua has vowed to fight Tyson Fury before he retires because it's a clash every boxing fan wants to see. The WBO, WBA (Super), and IBF champion takes on Oleksandr Usyk later this month at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium and is hopeful he would fight Fury next. "Do I need Tyson Fury on my record? I need it," Joshua tells Steve Bunce on the 5 Live Boxing podcast. "Fight good fighters and they bring out the best of you." Talks over an undisputed between the British pair collapsed during the summer, but Joshua says a showdown with Fury is hugely important to him. "We need it for boxing," he adds. "Training camp is hard. To get better is very difficult in boxing. To fight Tyson Fury is a big challenge. "I'm going to put that pressure on myself to actually get better. B...
Two die as church building collapses during service in Taraba
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Two die as church building collapses during service in Taraba

No fewer than two persons have been confirmed dead after a building belonging to the Holy Ghost Church in Abeda Pave Community, Chachanji Ward in Takum Local Council in Taraba state collapsed during an ongoing church service on Saturday, September 11. According to reports, the building collapsed following a heavy downpour that lasted several hours. The two victims were male and female while several other members of the church sustained varying degree of injuries. Confirming the report, the council chairman, Shiban Tikari, said even though he was aware of the incident, he was yet to visit the area. He, however, confirmed that two persons lost their lives in the mishap.
Update: Christian Eriksen to have pivotal medical examination which will determine whether he can return to playing football after his on-field cardiac arrest at Euro 2020
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Update: Christian Eriksen to have pivotal medical examination which will determine whether he can return to playing football after his on-field cardiac arrest at Euro 2020

Christian Eriksen is set for a pivotal medical examination in Denmark next month which will determine whether the Inter Milan midfielder can return to the playing football. Recall, the 29-year-old collapsed during Denmark's opening Euro 2020 match with Finland in Copenhagen after suffering a cardiac arrest, before being revived on the pitch via urgent CPR treatment. After he was stabilised upon reaching hospital on the night of the incident, Eriksen was fitted with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) in his chest to regulate his heartbeat, placing his career into doubt. Italian law states that no person can play sport at any level if they have any significant heart abnormalities, with the country's football governing body revealing in July that Eriksen would ne...
Arewa Consultative Forum’s administrative head slumps and dies in his office
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Arewa Consultative Forum’s administrative head slumps and dies in his office

  Head of Administration of the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), Alhaji Mohammed Sani Soba, is dead. Soba was said to have collapsed and died in his office on Saturday, September 4, 2021. The National Publicity Secretary of ACF, Emmanuel Yawe, who confirmed his death in a statement on Tuesday, September 7, described the deceased as an amiable gentleman. The statement said the deceased was a retired permanent secretary with the Kaduna State government before taking up contract work with ACF as head of administration. "The late Soba was born in 1949, and obtained his school-leaving certificate in 1964. He proceeded to study and obtain additional qualifications both at home and abroad in various fields especially administration and legislat...
Rugby player Alex Evans, 31, collapses and dies on pitch during memorial game
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Rugby player Alex Evans, 31, collapses and dies on pitch during memorial game

A Welsh rugby player collapsed and died during a memorial game. Father-of-one, Alex Evans was reportedly playing for Cwmllynfell at their home ground, Parc y Bryn in Neath Port Talbot on Saturday afternoon. They were playing against Crynant in the memory of a club stalwart who died earlier this year.Emergency services responded to reports of a man in cardiac arrest where attempts were made to revive him but he later died at the scene. On Twitter, Cwmllynfell RFC said of the 31-year-old: "We have lost a brother on the field and it is hurting so much."Club secretary Gareth Evans said they were "numb and raw at losing a brother". Paying tribute to the popular player, he said: "Alex always had a cheeky smile and would do anything for anyone. He wore his heart on his sleeve. He...
Hackers steal nearly $100m of cryptocurrency in Japan heist
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Hackers steal nearly $100m of cryptocurrency in Japan heist

Liquid, a top Japanese cryptocurrency exchange platform has been hit by hackers, with almost $100m (£73m) now estimated to have been stolen. The company announced that some of its digital currency wallets have been "compromised" making it the second major theft of cryptocurrencies to take place recently. Last week, digital token platform Poly Network was at the centre of a $600m heist. 'Warm' or 'hot' digital wallets are usually based online and designed to allow crypto users to access their cryptocurrencies more easily, while 'cold' wallets are offline and harder to access and therefore usually more secure. "We are sorry to announce that #LiquidGlobal warm wallets were compromised, we are moving assets into the cold wallet," the company said on Twitter on Friday, August 20. ...
Boost for Bordeaux as Kalu returns to training ahead of Angers clash
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Boost for Bordeaux as Kalu returns to training ahead of Angers clash

Samuel Kalu has returned to training with Bordeaux, allaying fears that he could miss Sunday’s Ligue 1 fixture against Angers. In a post by the club on Twitter, the African was seen training with the rest of his colleagues. “Samuel Kalu is back in training,” the tweet read. The 23-year-old winger collapsed during the Girondins’ 2-2 draw with Olympique Marseille
Bordeaux releases fresh statement on Samuel Kalu’s heart condition after collapse on pitch
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Bordeaux releases fresh statement on Samuel Kalu’s heart condition after collapse on pitch

French Ligue 1 club, Bordeaux, on Tuesday, released the latest update on winger Samuel Kalu’s heart condition after the Nigerian international collapsed on the pitch against Marseille last weekend. Bordeaux said heart tests have shown no ‘cardiac abnormalities’ issues for Kalu after he fell on the pitch early in the first half of their game against Marseille on Sunday, adding that the player can return to training on Wednesday. DAILY POST had reported on Saturday that Kalu was allowed to continue to play on after receiving treatment from medical staff. However, the 23-year-old star was taken off eight minutes later. Kalu was preparing to form a defensive wall for a free-kick when he fell to the pitch. “More fear than harm for Samuel Kalu as our Nigerian international is fi...
Five Dead, Two Missing, Property Destroyed As Flood Takes Over Yobe Community
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Five Dead, Two Missing, Property Destroyed As Flood Takes Over Yobe Community

Five lives have been lost while two others have been declared missing after flood caused havoc in Potiskum Local Government Area of Yobe State. The flooding following a heavy downpour on Sunday night, August 15, also destroyed several buildings in many parts of the commercial town of Potiskum. A resident, Hamza Maidede, told Daily Trust that many buildings around Nahuta communities have collapsed. "We are at the moment grieving because an infant in my neighbourhood lost his life as a building collapsed on him. We pray for God’s intervention and seeking support from government at all level." said Maidede. The Executive Secretary of Yobe State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), Dr Mohammed Goje, who confirmed the incident, said SEMA search and rescue team were in Potiskum conduc...
Five killed, two missing, Property Destroyed as Flood Wreak Havoc in Yobe
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Five killed, two missing, Property Destroyed as Flood Wreak Havoc in Yobe

Five persons including children have been killed while two others are missing after flood wrecked Potiskum Local Government Area of Yobe State. The flooding following a heavy downpour on Sunday night, August 15, also destroyed several buildings in many parts of the commercial town of Potiskum. A resident, Hamza Maidede, told Daily Trust that many buildings around Nahuta communities have collapsed. "We are at the moment grieving because an infant in my neighbourhood lost his life as a building collapsed on him. We pray for God’s intervention and seeking support from government at all level." said Maidede. The Executive Secretary of Yobe State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), Dr Mohammed Goje, who confirmed the incident, said SEMA search and rescue team were in Potiskum co...
Samuel Kalu: Latest update on Bordeaux winger’s condition revealed after collapse
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Samuel Kalu: Latest update on Bordeaux winger’s condition revealed after collapse

Bordeaux star, Remi Oudin, has provided the latest update on teammate Samuel Kalu’s condition after the Nigerian winger collapsed on the pitch only five minutes into their Ligue 1 fixture against Marseille on Sunday night. DAILY POST reports that Kalu, 23, was allowed to play on after receiving treatment from medical staff. However, the Super Eagles forward was taken off eight minutes later. Kalu was preparing to form a defensive wall for a free-kick when he fell to the pitch as the match eventually ended 2-2 after normal time. Providing an update on Kalu’s condition, Oudin, who replaced the Nigerian, said at his post-match press conference that he would undergo tests on Monday, adding that his teammate had a simple discomfort during the encounter. Kalu’s incident gave us ...
PSG Speak on breaking FFP rules to sign Messi
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PSG Speak on breaking FFP rules to sign Messi

Paris Saint-Germain president, Nasser Al-Khelaifi, has insisted the club were able to afford the signing of Lionel Messi. Messi was set to sign a new five-year contract with Barcelona, but talks collapsed over LaLiga’s financial limits. It meant that the 34-year-old became a free agent and allowed PSG to make their move. Messi’s deal with the Ligue 1 club is worth £25m per year after tax and includes a £25m signing-on fee. But Al-Khelaifi – who is also the chairman of the European Club Association – said: “We followed the financial fair play regulations from day one when we started, and until the end, we’re going to always fulfil the regulations. “Before doing anything, we look with our commercial people, our financial people, legal people. “So if you see ...
Christian Eriksen tells Inter Milan team-mates When he will Resume Playing
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Christian Eriksen tells Inter Milan team-mates When he will Resume Playing

  Inter Milan midfielder, Christian Eriksen, has told his teammates that he is expecting to return to action in “four or five months”, according to Il Corriere dello Sport. The 29-year-old collapsed on the pitch after suffering a cardiac arrest during Denmark’s Euro 2020 opener against Finland in June. However, Eriksen has since made a miraculous recovery, and has had an Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) device fitted. Rio Ferdinand advises Christian Eriksen not to play again after collapse On Wednesday, he returned to Inter’s training ground for the first time since the incident. Eriksen held back the tears as he admitted to his colleagues that he “had been lucky”. He expressed his confidence that he can make a return to football within five months...
10-year-old girl who was repeatedly raped by her aunt’s husband for three years has died
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10-year-old girl who was repeatedly raped by her aunt’s husband for three years has died

A 10-year-old girl in Baringo, Kenya, who was allegedly raped by her aunt's husband for three years, has died. The standard three pupil succumbed to the injuries at Sunrise Children’s home in Kabarnet in Baringo Central. The suspect, Haron Cherono,60, is on the run. "The child was brought to our institution two months ago but little did we know her health was in critical condition,” the home’s manager, Titus Barmasa, said on Friday, July 30. He said the family didn’t provide them with the girl’s medical report, which would have helped them arrange for specialised treatment. Barmasai said at midnight the girl asked for someone to hold her stomach. She also asked to be given water, mangoes and soda before she collapsed and died on June 24. Until her death, the girl had a s...
Tokyo Olympics: Zverev ends Djokovic’s Golden Slam hopes with Comeback win
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Tokyo Olympics: Zverev ends Djokovic’s Golden Slam hopes with Comeback win

Novak Djokovic’s bid for a calendar Golden Grand Slam was dramatically ended by Alexander Zverev in the Olympics men’s singles semi-finals on Friday. The world number one collapsed from a set and a break ahead as German fourth seed Zverev won 1-6, 6-3, 6-1 to set up a Sunday final against Russian Karen Khachanov. The 34-year-old Djokovic has never won the Olympic singles title. The Serbian star had already captured the Australian Open, French Open and Wimbledon trophies this year and needed Olympic gold and the US Open crown to emulate Steffi Graf, who achieved the feat in 1988, by winning the Golden Slam. But his attempt to make history came to a close as Zverev powered 30 winners past the usually impregnable Djokovic in a stunning display. It was yet more heartbreak ...
FIFA plans to introduce new rules in football including reducing games from 90 minutes to 60 Minutes
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FIFA plans to introduce new rules in football including reducing games from 90 minutes to 60 Minutes

World football governing body, FIFA is considering bringing in a host of controversial changes to the current football system, with a prominent change being games reduced from 90 minutes to 60 minutes. According to Mundo Deportivo, FIFA are looking for ways to improve the game and will be trying out a series of different rules in the ‘Future of Football Cup’ youth tournament that will include Under 19 sides from PSV, AZ Alkmaar, RB Leipzig and Club Brugge. The tournament will feature five new key regulations. Firstly, instead of 90 minutes, games will be made of two 30 minute halves – with the idea of shortened matches believed to have been taken from basketball . In April, Real Madrid president Florentino Perez had hinted at shorter games in the European Super League befor...
There was an Agreement that Buhari will hand over to Tinubu – Former CPC Chairman, Senator Rufai Hanga reveals
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There was an Agreement that Buhari will hand over to Tinubu – Former CPC Chairman, Senator Rufai Hanga reveals

Senator Rufai Hanga, founder and pioneer national chairman of the defunct Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) which President Muhammadu Buhari once contested for a presidential election on, has revealed that there was an agreement that power will be handed over to the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and former governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu in 2023. Hanga who chaired one of the parties which collapsed to form the APC in 2014, disclosed that Tinubu remained in the APC after Buhari’s first term because of this agreement. He told Daily Trust;   “This is an open secret. There was an implied agreement. Even in law, there is implied and expressed act. If something is expressed, there are no two ways about it. There was an implied agre...
Familiar Shootout Heartbreak for England as Italy win Euros
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Familiar Shootout Heartbreak for England as Italy win Euros

It was penalty shootout heartbreak again for England and Gareth Southgate, as Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bukayo Saka missed from the spot in a crushing Euro 2020 final defeat to Italy. When Jordan Pickford saved from Andrea Belotti there was real hope of a first major trophy in 55 years and ultimate redemption for Southgate, who missed a decisive spot-kick in the semi-final of Euro 96, but from the brink of glory in front of their own supporters at Wembley, England collapsed. Rashford rolled a tame shot against the post and Sancho and Saka saw Gianluigi Donnarumma save their efforts, sparking celebrations from the Italian players and the small but vocal cluster of their fans at the other end of the pitch. Luke Shaw had given England a dream start, scoring his first goal...
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Senegal striker Babacar collapses in training after suffering heart spasm

Senegal international footballer, Khouma Babacar is currently recovering in a hospital after he collapsed during a training session on Thursday, July 8. His club in Turkey, Alanyaspor has confirmed he suffered heart spam in their pre-season camp in Burdur on Thursday.   According to the club, the Senegal striker fell to the ground in training and he was immediately rushed to the hospital. Our football player Khouma Babacar, who became ill this morning in the Burdur camp, was found to have had a heart spasm as a result of the first examinations made at the Burdur State Hospital,” A club statement read.   “Further examinations and treatment of our football player will be carried out at Private Alanya Anadolu Hospital under the supervision of our club doctor Isma...
Minister who slumped at official event in Bauchi is discharged from hospital
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Minister who slumped at official event in Bauchi is discharged from hospital

The Minister of State for Industry, Trade and Investment, Ambassador Maryam Katagum, who slumped at an official event in Bauchi State, has been discharged from the hospital. Maryam Katagum was in Bauchi State to inaugurate an empowerment programme on Monday, July 5, when she collapsed while trying to deliver her speech. She was rushed to the trauma centre of the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital. She was later moved from the trauma center to the amenity ward of the hospital where she spent the night. She was eventually discharged from the Teaching Hospital after she became stable and has been taken back to Abuja
Hate on social media is very dangerous’ – Gattuso hits back at online campaign against him becoming Tottenham manager
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Hate on social media is very dangerous’ – Gattuso hits back at online campaign against him becoming Tottenham manager

The former AC Milan midfielder feels he was unfairly targeted and warned against the perils of social media after his move to north London collapsed Gennaro Gattuso insists he is neither racist nor sexist as he hit out at an online campaign against him during talks to become Tottenham manager. Spurs turned their attention to Gattuso last month following the breakdown of Paulo Fonseca's move to the north London club. However, that move also broke down just 24 hours later after supporters launched a protest against the Italian, highlighting controversial comments he had previously made about same-sex marriage and women in football.
Miami building that caused 24 deaths with 121 people still missing, is brought down with explosives
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Miami building that caused 24 deaths with 121 people still missing, is brought down with explosives

The still-standing portion of the partially collapsed condo building in Miami, Florida, that has claimed 24 lives, with 121 people still unaccounted for, was brought down using explosives Sunday night, July 4. The blast took place at 10 p.m. ET, 11 days after the shocking collapse of much of the residential Champlain Towers structure on June 24. County Mayor, Daniella Levine Cava said the demolition of the remaining portion of the building was a necessary step for crews to continue their search for any possible survivors of the disaster. "Bringing down this building in a controlled manner is critical to expanding the scope of our search-and-rescue effort," Cava told reporters at a news conference, according to The Associated Press. Search crews will resume sifting through t...
Update: Firefighter’s 7-year-old daughter among two victims found dead in Miami building collapse as death toll rises to 22 with 126 people still missing
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Update: Firefighter’s 7-year-old daughter among two victims found dead in Miami building collapse as death toll rises to 22 with 126 people still missing

A firefighter's seven-year-old daughter is one of two more victims pulled from the rubble of the collapsed apartment block near Miami, taking the death toll to 22 with 126 people still missing. Her father had reportedly kept vigil at the disaster site for the last nine days and was present when his girl was plucked from the ruins after hours-long search. The girl named by local media as Stella Cattarossi is the third child to be recovered from the site in Surfside. She was with her mother, grandparents and an aunt visiting from Argentina when the 12-story building partially collapsed on 24 June, according to local10.com. The collapse of the Champlain Towers South condominium in the small, beachside town of Surfside, about 6 miles north of Miami Beach, was reported aroun...
Update: I hit her with my belt and she collapsed” – Man who beat his wife to death over N1500 and TV remote control in Edo claims she insulted him
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Update: I hit her with my belt and she collapsed” – Man who beat his wife to death over N1500 and TV remote control in Edo claims she insulted him

A 38-year-old man, John Christopher, who allegedly killed his wife in Edo State has claimed that she insulted him after refusing to lend him money to pay a debt. LIB reported that police arrested the father of three for allegedly beating his wife, Mrs. Isoken Christopher, to death after she refused to lend him N2,000. The suspect, a waste management truck driver, who is described as a chain smoker and drunk by the eldest of his three children, Augustine, killed the 30-year-old businesswoman at their home located at No. 1, Agbontaen Street beside Ebvareke Secondary School, off Agboniro Street, Uselu, Benin City, on Saturday night, June 26. The woman was said to have collapsed and died after John used his trouser’s belt to smack her over a TV remote control. The problem first...
Woman drowns after a wooden bridge collapsed in Anloga Oforikrom in Ghana
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Woman drowns after a wooden bridge collapsed in Anloga Oforikrom in Ghana

A video which showed when a woman drowned after a wooden bridge collapsed in Anloga Oforikrom community in Ghana, has gone viral after being shared online.   A Twitter user, @tunechi_barber who shared a video from the scene of the incident disclosed that the woman died.   He tweeted;   The woman just died, no one to save her   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Lindaikejiblog (@lindaikejiblogofficial)
Miami building collapses, leaves 3 dead and 99 people Unaccounted for
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Miami building collapses, leaves 3 dead and 99 people Unaccounted for

At least three people have died and up to 99 are still unaccounted for after a multi-story building partially collapsed in southern Florida's Miami-Dade County early Thursday morning. The collapse of the Champlain Towers South condominium in the small, beachside town of Surfside, about 6 miles north of Miami Beach, was reported around 1:30 a.m. Champlain Tower South, a 12-story residential condo has 136 units, and 55 have collapsed, officials said A massive search and rescue operation was launched before dawn and crews are still hoping to find survivors. During an evening briefing on Thursday, officials said 102 people have been identified and declared safe. "The building has literally pancaked," Mayor Charles W. Burkett said during a morning press conference. ...
5 People Hospitalized after Pedestrian Bridge Collapses onto DC highway
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5 People Hospitalized after Pedestrian Bridge Collapses onto DC highway

Five people have been hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries after a pedestrian bridge that was in "poor condition" collapsed onto a busy Washington, D.C., highway. The incident occurred before noon on Wednesday, June 23,  on DC-295 near Polk Street. The collapse was caused by a collision, D.C. Deputy Mayor for Public Safety Chris Geldart said during a press briefing Wednesday afternoon. Based on the preliminary investigation, a truck carrying diesel fuel may have collided with the bridge, causing it to separate from its mooring, he said. Multiple cars were then involved in the crash, with five people in those cars transported to local hospitals, he said. "Everything we see on the accident scene right now leads to this being a collision pulling the bridge o...
18-year-old Woman Dies on Wedding Night While having s3x with Husband
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18-year-old Woman Dies on Wedding Night While having s3x with Husband

An 18-year-old newlywed bride reportedly died on her wedding night whilst having sex with her husband. The Sun reported that the lady who was consummating her marriage with her 29-year-old new husband, started to feel unwell and collapsed at their home in the city of Ibirite in Brazil on Thursday evening. The couple had gotten married during a ceremony at the husband's farm earlier in the day. According to O Tempo, the husband dashed out to call his neighbour for help and ordered a taxi to take his wife to hospital but its driver refused. A second taxi was called, but the driver also refused to help and said the husband needed to call the emergency services instead. It was gathered that when the paramedics finally arrived, they found the woman struggling to breathe and conf...
Christian Eriksen Gives Fresh Update on his Health condition
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Christian Eriksen Gives Fresh Update on his Health condition

  Denmark midfielder, Christian Eriksen, has provided the latest update on his health condition after he suffered a cardiac arrest at Euro 2020. Eriksen collapsed on the pitch before the end of the first half of Denmark’s Euro 2020 1-0 defeat to Finland last weekend. The Inter Milan star was resuscitated on the pitch, with players and fans watching on in distress before he was taken to the hospital. Providing an update on his health condition, the 29-year-old, in a post via his Instagram account on Tuesday, said he was fine, adding that he still has to go through some examinations at the hospital. He, however, urged his Denmark teammates to play well against Belgium in their next game on Thursday. Eriksen said, “Hello everyone, Big thanks for your sweet and amazi...
Christian Eriksen Breaks Silence after Cardiac Arrest at Euro 2021
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Christian Eriksen Breaks Silence after Cardiac Arrest at Euro 2021

Denmark midfielder, Christian Eriksen, has broken silence following his cardiac arrest during his country’s Euro 2021 opener against Finland on Saturday. The 29-year-old collapsed on the pitch shortly before halftime in Denmark’s 1-0 defeat to Finland. The Inter Milan playmaker was given Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, CPR, before being taken to hospital. However, In a statement via his manager to the Italian newspaper La Gazzetta dello Sport, Eriksen said: “Thank you, I won’t give up. “I feel better now – but I want to understand what has happened. “I want to say thank you all for what you did for me.” Meanwhile, Sanjay Sharma, a professor of sports cardiology at London’s St George’s University who worked with Eriksen during his time at Tottenham Hotspur, said footbal...
Zambia President Edgar Lungu Collapses after ‘Sudden Dizziness’ at Defence Day event
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Zambia President Edgar Lungu Collapses after ‘Sudden Dizziness’ at Defence Day event

Zambia President, Edgar Lungu collapsed in the capital, Lusaka, during the 45th Defense Forces Day Commemoration and Investiture ceremony on Sunday, June 13. The Private Secretary to the Zambia President, Simon Miti made it known in a statement that the President truly collapsed at the event but recovered immediately after experiencing sudden dizziness. The statement read, “The President of the Republic of Zambia, Dr Edgar Chagwa Lungu, this afternoon experienced sudden dizziness whilst officiating at the 45th Defence Force Day Commemoration and Investiture Ceremony. “His Excellency recovered immediately and walked to the official car and returned to his residence at State House. “The President wishes to assure the general public and all concerned citizens and the internati...
Christian Eriksen May never Play Football Again – Dr. Sharma
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Christian Eriksen May never Play Football Again – Dr. Sharma

  Denmark midfielder, Christian Eriksen, may not play professional football again after his cardiac arrest during his country’s Euro 2020 opener against Finland, a leading sports cardiologist, Sanjay Sharma, has said. Eriksen collapsed on the pitch during Denmark’s Euro 2020 1-0 defeat against Finland on Saturday. The Inter Milan playmaker was resuscitated on the pitch, with players and fans watching on in distress before he was taken to hospital. The Danish Football Federation said on Sunday morning that Eriksen is “stable” and he remains in hospital. However, Sharma, a professor of sports cardiology at London’s St George’s University who worked with Eriksen during his time at Tottenham, said football bodies would likely be “very strict” about allowing the 29-year-...
Euro 2020: Denmark Doctor Reveals Christian Eriksen was gone after Suffering Cardiac arrest
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Euro 2020: Denmark Doctor Reveals Christian Eriksen was gone after Suffering Cardiac arrest

  Denmark team doctor, Morten Boesen, has revealed that midfielder, Christian Eriksen, suffered a cardiac arrest and ‘was gone’ before he was resuscitated on the pitch. Eriksen had collapsed on the pitch during Denmark’s Euro 2020 opener against Finland on Saturday. The Inter Milan playmaker was resuscitated on the pitch, with players and fans watching on in distress. The former Tottenham Hotspur star was conscious when he was stretchered off before they resumed their match, but Denmark eventually lost 1-0 to Finland. Meanwhile, Danish FA on Sunday morning provided the latest update on Eriksen. Speaking on the development, Boesen said at a press conference on Sunday, “We don’t have an explanation for what happened. “I didn’t see it live, I saw it on the screen...
Euro 2020: Danish FA Provides Update on Christian Eriksen’s Condition
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Euro 2020: Danish FA Provides Update on Christian Eriksen’s Condition

The Danish FA has provided the latest update on Inter Milan midfielder, Christian Eriksen, after the player collapsed on the pitch during his country’s Euro 2020 opener against Finland on Saturday. Eriksen had earlier fallen to the pitch during Denmark’s opener against Finland on Saturday afternoon. The former Tottenham playmaker was resuscitated on the pitch, with players and fans watching on in distress. The 29-year-old was conscious when he was stretchered off before they resumed their match, but Denmark eventually lost 1-0 to Finland. Providing an update on Eriksen’s condition, the Danish FA, in a statement on Sunday, said the player is stable and has ‘sent his greetings’ to his Denmark teammates from the hospital. “This morning, we spoke to Christian Eriksen, who se...
Euro 2020: Lukaku Pays Tribute to Eriksen as Midfielder Collapses during Match
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Euro 2020: Lukaku Pays Tribute to Eriksen as Midfielder Collapses during Match

  Belgium striker, Romelu Lukaku, has paid tribute to Christian Eriksen after the Denmark midfielder collapsed during his country’s Euro 2020 opener against Finland on Saturday. Lukaku, who scored a brace in Belgium’s 3-0 win against Russia, sprinted over to a television camera and aimed his face into the screen and shouted: “Chris, Chris… [Christian Eriksen] I love you,”, before delivering a message of love to the midfielder. Recall that Eriksen had earlier fallen to the floor during Denmark’s opener against Finland. The former Tottenham star was resuscitated on the pitch, with players and fans watching on in distressing scenes. He was conscious when he was stretchered off, and he reportedly spoke to his teammates from a hospital bed before they resumed their match...
Euro 2020: Details of Eriksen’s Chat with Denmark team-mates in hospital emerge
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Euro 2020: Details of Eriksen’s Chat with Denmark team-mates in hospital emerge

  Denmark playmaker, Christian Eriksen, FaceTimed his teammates urging them to resume their Euro 2020 clash with Finland, the UK Mirror reports. Eriksen collapsed during the first half in Copenhagen, sparking distressing scenes on the pitch. The 29-year-old was seen receiving CPR, while his teammates formed a barrier between him and any cameras. He was down on the pitch for over 10 minutes, before being stretched away and rushed to hospital. Eriksen is now awake and stable. The player even contacted the others, telling them to finish the game as they look for a winning start to the tournament. They eventually lost 1-0 to Finland.
Eriksen collapses as Denmark vs Finland suspended
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Eriksen collapses as Denmark vs Finland suspended

Christian Eriksen collapsed and received CPR on the pitch as Denmark's opening Euro 2020 match against Finland was suspended just before half-time. Inter Milan player Eriksen, 29, dropped to the ground at the Parken Stadium shortly before half-time, leaving players from both teams in clear distress. The UEFA EURO 2020 match in Copenhagen has been suspended due to a medical emergency. — UEFA EURO 2020 (@EURO2020) June 12, 2021 English referee Anthony Taylor called medics on to the pitch and Eriksen underwent prolonged treatment. A tweet from UEFA confirmed the Group B match had been suspended due to a medical emergency. Team-mates formed a shield around the former Tottenham man, while fans inside the stadium were clearly stunned by the incident, with some pic...
Passenger Collapses and Dies on Flight from Johannesburg to Bulawayo in Zimbabwe
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Passenger Collapses and Dies on Flight from Johannesburg to Bulawayo in Zimbabwe

A sad incident occurred in an Airlink flight on Monday May 24, as a passenger collapsed and died during the trip. ZimLive reported that the deceased who was one of the passengers on the Airlink Embraer 170-100LR plane which was travelling from Johannesburg to Bulawayo in Zimbabwe, collapsed and died mid way into flight. Body of the deceased was removed by health personnel after the plane landed at Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport.  Confirming the mid-flight death, the airport manager Passmore Dewa told the publication; “I confirm that we had an unfortunate incident where a male passenger died mid-air, which was confirmed once the plane landed. We will get reports from the airline, law enforcement and also health authorities into the incident which will answer questions...
One Killed as Building Collapses in Police Barracks
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One Killed as Building Collapses in Police Barracks

A young lady identified as Peace Bulus has died after a bungalow in the Mounted Troop Police Barracks in Ikeja, Lagos State partially collapsed on her and also broke the arm of her sister on Tuesday, May 4. According to reports, the deceased, her mother, Hauwa, and three other siblings were sleeping in their one-room apartment when an implosion occurred. The lintel of the door suddenly fell, smashed Peace’s skull, and broke her sister’s arm. While Peace's body has been deposited in the morgue, her injured sister alongside their mother, who fainted from shock, were rushed to the Police Clinic in Ikeja for treatment. The state police command is yet to comment on the incident.
Suspected Bandits Kill Kogi Pension Commissioner, Adebayo Solomon
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Suspected Bandits Kill Kogi Pension Commissioner, Adebayo Solomon

A Commissioner in the Kogi State Pension Board, Hon. Adebayo Solomon (Akeweje) has been killed by unknown gunmen on Saturday evening, May 1. According to reports, he was killed by suspected bandits along Yagba – Ilorin Road in Kogi State. Late Adebayo's driver, who also got shot, managed to drive the vehicle to Egbe town before he eventually collapsed. He was still unconscious at press time Saturday night. The corpse of the deceased Commissioner has been deposited at the ECWA Hospital mortuary in Egbe. The State Government was yet to react to the development. This incident comes days after a Senator representing Edo Central in the National Assembly, Clifford Ordia, was twice attacked on Okene-Lokoja and Lokoja-Abaji roads by bandits in Kogi State on his way to Abuja from Ed...
Woman Dies During 14 day Fasting Session to Save her Troubled Marriage
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Woman Dies During 14 day Fasting Session to Save her Troubled Marriage

A middle-aged woman has died while undergoing a 14-day fasting and prayer session to save her troubled marriage in the Isheri Olofin area of Lagos State. Punch reports that late Owoyele had sought spiritual help regarding her matrimonial challenges at the Christ Apostolic Church, Ori-Oke Gbogunmi, aka Ajanpelenbe Mountain, located on Pipeline Road, Isheri Olofin (pictured above). She was said to have been placed on 14-day fasting and prayer, but on the 10th day, things took a tragic turn as she suddenly collapsed after the morning prayers inside the church. Speaking on the incident, the resident pastor, Alfred Sunday, said after late Owoyele lost consciousness during the spiritual exercise, she was rushed to the Igando General Hospital for treatment where she sadly lost her life....
No Club has Left Yet – Super League Chairman, Perez insists
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No Club has Left Yet – Super League Chairman, Perez insists

Real Madrid president, Florentino Perez, has insisted that no team has left the European Super League yet. In an interview with El Larguero, Perez made it clear that anyone who thinks the project is dead is “completely wrong”. Perez, who is also the president of the Super League, was speaking 24 hours after the controversial breakaway project collapsed. According to him, the 12 founding members have not left yet as they all signed a legally “binding contract”. He said: “I am a bit sad, disappointed. We have been working three years on this project, on fighting the current financial situation in Spanish football. It is easy to understand – you cannot touch La Liga, so you look for more money midweek. “The leagues are sacred. What we can change is the midweek games. The Ch...
Rohr reacts as Ahmed Musa Joins Kano Pillars
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Rohr reacts as Ahmed Musa Joins Kano Pillars

  Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, is pleased with Ahmed Musa’s decision to rejoin Kano Pillars. Musa, this week, signed a short-term deal with the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) side. However, the winger is expected to leave if he receives offers from Europe. Musa has not had a club since he left Saudi Arabia Professional League side Al Shabab in October. He almost joined Premier League side, West Bromwich Albion back in January, but the deal collapsed due to his wage demand. “I am very happy for Ahmed Musa to be able to play again with his old club of Kano Pillars,” Rohr told journalists.
Dembele Collapses During Atletico Madrid Training
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Dembele Collapses During Atletico Madrid Training

  Atletico Madrid striker, Moussa Dembele, on Tuesday, collapsed and appeared to lose consciousness during the club’s training. Mirror UK reports that Dembele was going through stretches before falling backwards and lying motionless on the ground. The 24-year-old’s teammates quickly rushed to help him before calling for assistance from the medical staff, who spent some minutes trying to resuscitate the former Fulham and Celtic star. Dembele eventually recovered and was able to leave the pitch without help. It is believed low blood pressure was the real cause of the incident. Recall that Dembele joined Atletico Madrid on loan from Lyon last January. The player has, however, made just two LaLiga appearances for Atletico. He received a warning recently from At...

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