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Actress Wunmi Toriola accused of brutalizing her son’s nanny. Toriola said the nanny drugged her son
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Actress Wunmi Toriola accused of brutalizing her son’s nanny. Toriola said the nanny drugged her son

Actress Wunmi Toriola has been accused of brutalizing her nanny for allegedly "drugging" her son. The nanny, Motunrayo Azeez, said the Nollywood actress brutalized her at her home in Medina Estate, Gbagada, Lagos State, Punch reports. Wunmi left for work on Friday, October 15, and kept her son in the care of Azeez. After school, the nanny went to pick the boy and took him home. When they got home, Azeez claimed that she fed the child and took him outside the compound to play. Shortly afterward, the nanny said she discovered that the boy was running a temperature and she gave him some medication. However, Toriola, who was monitoring the situation on a CCTV device connected to her mobile phone, became upset and accused the nanny of drugging her son to make him sleep. "...
America’s Got Talent judge,reveals the cause of his collapse, says he’s home and ‘doing better’
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America’s Got Talent judge,reveals the cause of his collapse, says he’s home and ‘doing better’

65-year-old “America’s Got Talent” judge, Howie Mandel is back at his house and “doing better” after collapsing at a Los Angeles Starbucks earlier on Wednesday October 13. Howie suffered the medical episode while grabbing coffee with his wife and friends at one of the coffee chains outposts in Woodland Hills. The former “Deal or No Deal” host who was briefly hospitalized, explained what happened in a tweet he shared. “ He tweeted: "I am home and doing better. I was dehydrated and had low blood sugar.” Howie said in a Wednesday night tweet explaining the ordeal. He added; “I appreciate the great doctors and nurses that took such good care of me. Thank you to everyone who reached out but I am doing ok!" Howie Mandel is known for his germaphobia and OCD and he told Page ...
America’s Got Talent judge Howie Mandel rushed to hospital after collapsing at Starbucks
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America’s Got Talent judge Howie Mandel rushed to hospital after collapsing at Starbucks

65-year-old America's Got Talent judge, Howie Mandel has been rushed to the hospital after collapsing at a Starbucks in Woodland Hills, California on Wednesday October 13. Howie was reportedly a regular at the coffee shop and it was learnt that customers there were shocked when he collapsed. TMZ reported that paramedics were called to help Howie before he was rushed to hospital for checks to be done. The Los Angeles Fire Department also arrived to assist the Canadian comedian and Howie was able to sit up before he was taken to a hospital at Tarzana, California. A source told the outlet that doctors believe he passed out from low blood sugar, but tests are being run. The former “Deal or No Deal” host is known for his germaphobia and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, and he told ...
Suspended Enugu traditional ruler, wife hospitalized after release from police
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Suspended Enugu traditional ruler, wife hospitalized after release from police

The suspended traditional ruler of Ihekwuenu-Aku Autonomous community in Igbo Etiti LGA of Enugu State, Igwe Christopher Okwor has been admitted at the Emergency Care Unit (ICU) of an undisclosed hospital. Also admitted at the hospital is the wife of the traditional ruler, Mrs Martina Okwor. One of the Igwe’s daughters, Miss Kenechukwu Okwor, told journalists in Enugu on Monday, that this was coming barely 24 hours after her parents were released from the Force CID in Abuja, who invaded their Nsukka residence on Oct. 7. Kenechukwu alleged that her father’s health had deteriorated because the police operatives denied him access to his medication and family doctor. She said that preliminary investigation by medical personnel showed that the Igwe complained of chest pain and had c...
Bare knuckle fighter Justin Thornton dies six weeks after a brutal 19-second KO left him partially Paralysed
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Bare knuckle fighter Justin Thornton dies six weeks after a brutal 19-second KO left him partially Paralysed

A bare knuckle fighter has died in hospital six weeks after a brutal 19-second knockout left him partially paralyzed. Justin Thornton, 38, was taking part in the Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship 20 in Biloxi, Mississippi on August 20 when he sustained a brutal KO defeat. His opponent Dillon Cleckler caught him with a right punch just 19 seconds into the first round, sending him face-first to the canvas, before the referee ended the fight. According to his Facebook page, where a GoFundMe was set up shortly after the fight, he was taken straight to hospital and was partially paralyzed and put on a ventilator for several weeks. In the message, posted by his girlfriend Amber Willard, it was revealed in September that he was 'on ivs for infection in his lungs and medication for his...
Dancer Kaffy loses her father
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Dancer Kaffy loses her father

Nigerian dancer, Kafayat Shafau popularly known as Kaffy has lost her father. Kaffy shared the sad news on Instagram with a caption that read " #RIP DAD". This is also coming barely 24 hours after she shared her near-death experience after taking a medication she was allergic to.
Dancer Kaffy recounts near-death experience after taking drugs she was allergic to
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Dancer Kaffy recounts near-death experience after taking drugs she was allergic to

Nigerian dancer, Kafayat Shafau popularly known as Kaffy is grateful to God for narrowly escaping a near-death experience after taking a medication she was allergic to. In a post shared on Instagram, the mum of two expressed gratitude to her fans and friends for the rapid response, while advising them to be careful with any drug they are given. According to her, her lungs were collapsing, eyes changing colors, belly swelling, and taking breath felt like she was slipping into a dangerous sleep after the effect of the drug kicked in. She wrote “I am grateful to God for life today! It was near-death. Please be careful with any drug you are given. You could be lethagecally allegic without knowing. Lungs collapsing Eyes changing color Belly swelling Taking breathe feeling li...
Man allegedly breaks wife’s ribs while trying to forcefully circumcise her using pliers
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Man allegedly breaks wife’s ribs while trying to forcefully circumcise her using pliers

A 54-year-old man has been accused of breaking his 45-year-old wife's ribs while trying to forcefully circumcise her using pliers. The incident occurred on Tuesday September 7 in Mombasa, Kenya and it was learnt that the couple have lived together for 26 years. The woman who disclosed that she broke her ribs while struggling to prevent her husband from circumcising her, said they had a fight shortly after he arrived home around 5 pm and found her outside the house with other neighbours. Around 8pm, she alleged that the man dragged her inside the house and beat her to an extent that she fainted. The distraught woman said her husband then undressed her and inserted pliers into her private parts to circumcise her, without prior notice. She told K24 Digital;    “He has b...
Britney Spears’ former bodyguard claims she was given a cocktail of powerful drugs once a week
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Britney Spears’ former bodyguard claims she was given a cocktail of powerful drugs once a week

American singer, Britney Spears' former bodyguard has made claims that she was given a cocktail of powerful prescription drugs once a week when he worked for her in 2010 amid her ongoing fight to end her controversial conservatorship with her dad.    Ex-cop, Fernando Flores alleged the 39-year-old pop superstar would be given anti-psychotic medications which would make her 'go from sane to talking about parallel universes'.   Flores, 40, who worked for the singer from February to July 2010, claimed her phone was monitored and she was never allowed to leave the house alone under the rules of her conservatorship.   The former police officer, who quit his job after eight months, told The Sun that a woman would visit Britney at her home once a week on a Friday ...
Jada Pinkett-Smith recalls health scare that made her turn her life around as she opens up about her past drug and alcohol addiction
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Jada Pinkett-Smith recalls health scare that made her turn her life around as she opens up about her past drug and alcohol addiction

Jada Pinkett Smith opened up about her past issues with drugs and alcohol, saying she’s a "walking miracle" after kicking her addictions. The actress made this revelation on her Facebook show, Red Table Talk. She said she drank so much that she developed a tolerance to solely drinking, so she started to combine wine or other alcohol with ecstasy and weed. "Drinking red wine for me was like drinking glasses of water," she said, "Because I’m used to that hard hit. I was drinking hard in high school, too, and when I got out here I was doing cocktails. So, ecstasy, alcohol, weed. Let me tell you, I was having myself a little ball." She continued: "I wasn’t doing things that I thought were addictive. But I would do those three together, that was my cocktail. Your threshold becomes...
Why should the Presence of Fake Pastors be a Breaking news on Social Media?- Clergyman Mike Bamiloye asks
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Why should the Presence of Fake Pastors be a Breaking news on Social Media?- Clergyman Mike Bamiloye asks

Clergyman, Mike Bamiloye, has asked why the presence of fake men of God make news on social media. In a post shared on his Instagram page, the clergyman opined that there are fake items everywhere but that doesn't make people discard the ones that are real. He averred that as much as there are fake pastors, there are real ones and that the presence of fake clergymen shouldn't make anyone turn their back against God.   Read his post below ''THERE MAY BE MANY FAKES...BUT THERE ARE REALS! There are many Fake iPhones everywhere now... Have you ever seen anybody angrily throwing his original iPhone away simply because there are many Fake iPhones around? There are many Fake Drugs all around us..... But have you seen Anybody angrily throwing his genuine Medicatio...
Khloe Kardashian hits Back at Twitter User who said she looks like an ‘alien’ due to ‘too much plastic surgery’
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Khloe Kardashian hits Back at Twitter User who said she looks like an ‘alien’ due to ‘too much plastic surgery’

Khloe Kardashian has hit back at a Twitter user who said she looks like an "alien" due to "too much plastic surgery". Khloe, 36, and her daughter featured in an advertisement for a migraine treatment medication back in March and the advert for Nurtec ODT was recently reposted on Twitter. A follower then replied to the repost of the ad to the medication's twitter page and questioned if Khloe's alleged cosmetic surgeries may be responsible for her migraine. The Twitter user wrote: "Does research indicate that the more plastic surgery someone has the more likely they are to suffer from migraines? "What kind of pharmaceutical company chooses someone who has had so much plastic surgery they look like an alien, as their spokesperson?" Khloe hit back on Monday, June...
Pose star, Billy Porter, 51, Reveals he’s HIV Positive but Kept it Secret for 14 Years Because he Was ‘Ashamed’
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Pose star, Billy Porter, 51, Reveals he’s HIV Positive but Kept it Secret for 14 Years Because he Was ‘Ashamed’

Pose star, Billy Porte has revealed he is HIV positive but kept his diagnosis secret for 14 years because he was 'ashamed'. In an emotional interview with The Hollywood Reporter, the American actor known for breaking gender rules on red carpets, opened up about his diagnosis 14 years ago, and why he decided to share his story. Porter learned he was HIV-positive in 2007, "the worst year of my life," he told the publication, adding that the diagnosis came soon after he was also diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes and filed for bankruptcy. According to him, he never spoke of the diagnosis because he was ashamed and feared that it would harm his career. 'For a long time, everybody who needed to know, knew - except for my mother. I was trying to have a life and a career and I was...
Princess Shyngle Rushed to Hospital in an Ambulance after Attempting Suicide Again
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Princess Shyngle Rushed to Hospital in an Ambulance after Attempting Suicide Again

Princess Shyngle was rushed to the hospital in an ambulance after she attempted suicide again. The actress, who attempted suicide in 2018, made another attempt on her life in the United States of America. Footage shared online shows her on a hospital bed. A medical report also shows the substances she consumed in her attempt to end her life. "Depression is real. I gat this," she captioned the video. Recall that in 2018, the actress was rescued by a neighbour and rushed to a hospital in Lekki, Lagos, after taking an overdose of a medication. She reportedly also drank bleach
Woman Ends up in Hospital after Sex with Husband Leads to ‘Never-ending Orgasm’
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Woman Ends up in Hospital after Sex with Husband Leads to ‘Never-ending Orgasm’

A woman who couldn't stop having an orgasm for four hours after sex says it was a "physically, emotionally, and mentally taxing" experience Liz and her partner Eric shared the bizarre tale on TLC's Sex Sent Me To The ER. They recalled having a bit of morning sex when she began to orgasm. The orgasm went on and on for hours. They began to panic and an hour and a half into the orgasm Liz tried everything to stop the sensation. "I started hopping up and down to see if that would do anything," Liz says while recalling the experience. She said nothing worked, not even a large glass of red wine or antihistamines. Liz says: "I had to call in and tell my boss that I wasn't feeling very well "I ended up calling every medical professional I've ever seen in my life to try and...
Man who experienced blood clot after receiving the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19, is now partially paralyzed and unable to talk
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Man who experienced blood clot after receiving the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19, is now partially paralyzed and unable to talk

A Mississippi man who experienced a blood clot after receiving the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine, has been left paralyzed on one side and unable to talk, his family said. Brad Malagarie, 43, of St. Martin, suffered a stroke after he received the one-dose shot of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine last week, news station WLOX reported. This father of seven had spent the morning at his D'Iberville office before heading to get a Johnson and Johnson vaccine. When he returned back to work, within three hours, his co-workers noticed he was unresponsive at his desk. "They called me and said he had that vaccine, and something is wrong. We think it's a stroke. You know, we don't know,” said Celeste Foster O’Keefe, Brad’s aunt. Brad was reportedly rushed to the Ochsner's...
Update: UK Police Search Epping Forest for Nigerian Student who has been Missing for More than a Week
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Update: UK Police Search Epping Forest for Nigerian Student who has been Missing for More than a Week

A desperate search for a Nigerian student who has been missing for more than a week has been extended to Epping Forest after new CCTV sighting in Essex. Richard Okorogheye, a 19-year-old student at Oxford Brookes University, hasn’t been seen since he left home in the Ladbroke Grove area of west London on the evening of Monday, March, 22, and was last seen boarding a bus. His mother, Nurse Evidence Joel said her son, who had been shielding during the pandemic due to having sickle cell disease, had struggled with his online studies. According to her, Richard left home at about 8.30 pm saying he was going to meet a friend but left his wallet, jacket, and medication behind. "All he said to me was 'mummy, I'm going to see my friend'. I trusted him, ...
Gigantic 59ft Tapeworm Emerges From Man’s Bum after he Complained of Stomach Pain
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Gigantic 59ft Tapeworm Emerges From Man’s Bum after he Complained of Stomach Pain

A man complaining of stomach pains had a gigantic 59ft long tapeworm removed from his anus. The 67-year-old patient, from Nong Khai province, Thailand, said he had suffered "flatulence" since the beginning of March and went to a hospital where the doctor took a stool sample for testing. The results showed it contained 28 infective larvae which the doctors believed came from infected and uncooked beef. They prescribed medication to the patient and after taking it, the giant parasite oozed out of his anus the next day on March 20. Footage taken at the Parasitic Disease Research Centre shows two astonished medics pouring water onto the gigantic tapeworm. It measured just over 18 metres (59ft) in length, making it the longest tapeworm seen in Thailand in the last 50 years. ...
Rapper, Rae Sremmurd’s Brother Charged with Murder After he ‘Shot his Own Father’
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Rapper, Rae Sremmurd’s Brother Charged with Murder After he ‘Shot his Own Father’

Michael Sullivan, the brother of American hip-hop duo, Swae Lee and Slim Jxmmi of Rae Sremmurd has been charged for the murder of their stepfather. District Attorney John Weddle revealed on Wednesday, March 17, that the 19-year-old was charged on Lee Mounty, Mississippi. The indictment was handed down to Sullivan after a grand jury heard evidence about the killing of 62-year-old Floyd Sullivan in January, TMZ reports. Michael faces life in prison if convicted and is still in custody, with no pending court date yet announced. The details surrounding the shooting that took place in Mississippi in January 2020 are still unknown. Officers from the Tupelo Police Department were sent to an address in the 500 block of Lumpkin Avenue at around 9.30pm on January 6 where they ...
61 Dogs Saved from Being Turned into Dog Meat
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61 Dogs Saved from Being Turned into Dog Meat

Sixty-one dogs have been saved from being turned into dog meat after they were found in six tiny metal cages on their way to a slaughterhouse in Cambodia. The dogs, packed on top of each other in crowded cages, were being taken to be slaughtered in Kampong Cham, southeastern Cambodia on Sunday, February, 21. According to international animal welfare charity Four Paws, the minivan transporting the dogs was intercepted leaving nearby Siem Reap by the Provincial Department of Agriculture in collaboration with local police. Officials said the dogs which include stolen pets, were quickly removed from the overcrowded cages and released into a small holding area where they were free to roam. The report also said the driver of the minivan has been arrested and that the ...
I Have COVID19- Actress Elvina Ibru Says
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I Have COVID19- Actress Elvina Ibru Says

Nollywood actress, Elvina Ibru, has tested positive for COVID-19 and has come out to share her experience. In a video posted on her IG page, Elvina said she has been isolated and taking her medication since her test came back positive. She appealed to Nigerians to believe that the virus is real and take all precautions.
Video: I now experience 8 orgasms a day – Queen Haizel
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Video: I now experience 8 orgasms a day – Queen Haizel

Ghanaian singer, Queen Haizel, about a year ago disclosed that she was going to cut off her clitoris because she was getting 20 orgasms every day of which she could not manage it. According to a recent interview with Larry Bozzlz on TV Africa, Queen Haizel disclosed that she chose not to cut it any longer as she has got medication to control the number of times she has an orgasm per day. The singer added that she took the medications for 31 days and it helped her control the defect. According to her, the daily orgasms have reduced from the 20 to 8. Queen Haizel stated that even before coming unto the show she had already gotten three orgasms.   View this post on Instagram   #orgasm #ghana #singer #q...
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US Olympic Boxer, Virginia Fuchs Escapes Four-year Nanafter Blaming Failed Drug Test on Having Sex with her Boyfriend

A U.S. Olympic boxer has escaped a four-year ban after she failed a drug test and blamed it on having sex with her boyfriend. Flyweight Virginia Fuchs, 32, escaped the ban after being cleared by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) She had recorded positive tests for the banned etrozole metabolite and GW1516 metabolites in an out-of competition urine sample on February 13, USADA said in a statement. The low amounts of letrozole metabolite and GW1516 metabolites detected in her sample were consistent with recent exposure to the substances via sexual transmission,' the USADA said. The anti-doping body said Fuchs's partner had been using therapeutic doses of the two substances and that Fuchs bore no fault or negligence for the adverse finding and would therefore not be...
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Archbishop Duncan-Williams Reacts to Viral Video of his Son Getting Intimate with two Naked Women in a Pool

Archbishop Nicholas Duncan-Williams, the General Overseer of Action Chapel International in Ghana, has reacted after x-rated videos of his youngest son Daniel Duncan-Williams went viral online. On Tuesday, social media was set ablaze after Archbishop Nicholas' son was seen in a viral video getting intimate with two naked women in a pool. In another uncensored video, the young rapper who is based in the US took down his underwear and began to twerk for the camera. Reacting to the obscene videos, Bishop Ebenezer Obodai, a spokesperson for the family stated that Daniel has been battling with the acute bipolar disease for the past six years. He said, “Daniel has undergone the very best medical interventions, treatments and hospitalisations, yet he still experiences relapses wh...
How a Dispatch Rider Raped 18-year-old Sales Girl in Lagos
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How a Dispatch Rider Raped 18-year-old Sales Girl in Lagos

An 18-year-old sales girl has allegedly been raped by a dispatch rider who delivered items at a shop in Bariga area of Lagos state. According to the owner of the shop, her sales girl was raped in the shop by the dispatch rider who then threw a thousand naira at her to take care of herself as he didn’t use protection. Read details below. This is the story of my staff and right now the dispatcher has absconded, we’ve been meeting dead ends everywhere and even LUTH said that they can’t administer PEP medication because we are pressing charges! They want us to drop the charges before she can be treated! We haven’t been able to see the DPO of police for Ilaje Police Station because he’s always “busy” everytime we’ve been there and according to them, the case hasn’t really been f...
Madagascar Records first COVID-19 Death 
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Madagascar Records first COVID-19 Death 

Madagascar has registered its first death from Coronavirus. The country's national COVID-19 taskforce announced on Sunday that the victim is a 57-year-old medical worker who was also suffering from diabetes and high blood pressure. Taskforce spokeswoman Hanta Danielle Vololontiana said in a televised statement that the man had died on Saturday night. “A man died from COVID-19 in Madagascar ... he is 57 years old and a member of the medical staff,” she said. The Indian Ocean island has been making major headlines over their COVID-Organics (CVO), an organic herbal concoction, which President Andry Rajoelina claims can cure people infected with the Coronavirus. He has attributed recovery of 105 COVID-19 patients out of the 304 people diagnosed with the virus in Madagascar ...
ECOWAS and WAHO Refute Alleged Endorsement of Madagascar’s Herbal Cure for Coronavirus
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ECOWAS and WAHO Refute Alleged Endorsement of Madagascar’s Herbal Cure for Coronavirus

The Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, and its health Institution, West Africa Health Organization (WAHO) have refuted their alleged endorsement of Madagascar's herbal cure for Coronavirus. In a press release, the ECOWAS Commission and its health Institution denied claims that they had “ordered a package of COVID Organics (CVO) medicine from a third country.” The statement read:“Our attention has been drawn to a story making the headlines that claims ECOWAS has ordered a package of Covid Organics (CVO) medicine from a third country. "We wish to dissociate ECOWAS and its health Institution, West Africa Health Organization (WAHO), from this claim and to inform the general public that we have not ordered the said CVO medication." "As part of its mandate to safe...
Pimp, 61, bags 12-years in prison for recklessly infecting three prostitutes with HIV
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Pimp, 61, bags 12-years in prison for recklessly infecting three prostitutes with HIV

A pimp who infected three prostitutes with HIV after having unprotected sex with dozens of them, has been jailed for 12 years. John Nehemiah Rodney, 61, from Swindon, tested positive for the virus in August 2013 but continued to have unprotected sex with multiple women. Detectives said they started investigating him in 2017 after a complaint from a woman who tested positive for HIV after she had sex with him. He had initially denied inflicting grievous bodily harm on the women but changed his plea to guilty back in January. According to Mail Online, Bristol Crown Court heard on Wednesday that police found Rodney had engaged in unprotected sex with numerous women over several years without informing them of his condition or taking the essential treatment. More than 50 women we...
Aleesami insists Man Utd, Real Madrid target Haaland humble as f***
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Aleesami insists Man Utd, Real Madrid target Haaland humble as f***

Norway international Haitam Aleesami insists teammate Erling Braud Haaland is not arrogant. The Borussia Dortmund striker has been linked with Manchester United and Real Madrid recently. PSG mocked the 19-year-old's meditation celebration after knocking Dortmund out of the Champions League, but Aleesami has defended Haaland. "That wasn't the first time. He did it even when he played for Red Bull Salzburg," he told GFFN. "He is a young guy, but he is just a chill guy who loves to play football. One thing is to be calm and he is really calm, he is a young guy with confidence. He is humble as f***, but at the end of the day, he is hungry. "Everything seems to be going perfectly for him, he is banging in goals, but when he's on the pitch, you can see the hunger in his face. So, ...
Don’t Take Ibuprofen for Coronavirus Symptoms – WHO
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Don’t Take Ibuprofen for Coronavirus Symptoms – WHO

The World Health Organization has warned against taking Ibuprofen for symptoms of coronavirus which includes runny nose, sore throat, cough and fever. The warning came after French health officials warned that anti-inflammatory drugs could worsen effects of the virus. Commenting on a recent study in The Lancet medical journal, French Health Minister Olivier Veran said it was hypothesised that an enzyme boosted by anti-inflammatory drugs such as ibuprofen could facilitate and worsen COVID-19 infections. Veran stressed that coronavirus cases should take paracetamol instead, while those already being treated with anti-inflammatory drugs should ask advice from their doctor. When asked about the study, WHO spokesman Christian Lindmeier told reporters in Geneva the UN health agen...
17 day-old Baby Girl Recovers After Being Infected With Coronavirus Without Taking Any Medication
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17 day-old Baby Girl Recovers After Being Infected With Coronavirus Without Taking Any Medication

Doctors in China have been stunned after a 17-day-old baby girl recovered from coronavirus without taking any medication. It was gathered that the baby was born by a mother who was already infected with the disease in Wuhan. According to Dailymail, the newborn is the youngest patient to have recovered from the virus in China so far, reported state media. She left the hospital on Friday after making a full recovery on her own without the help of medication. The baby was transferred to Wuhan Children’s Hospital on the same day she was born, according to People’s Daily. She was found to have the virus shortly after. The girl, known as Xiao Xiao, had an infection in her respiratory system and minor myocardial damage, said Dr Zeng Lingkong, director of the Department of Neona...
Porn Star, Jesse Jane Arrested for Allegedly Assaulting her Boyfriend
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Porn Star, Jesse Jane Arrested for Allegedly Assaulting her Boyfriend

39-year-old porn star, Jesse Jane has been arrested for allegedly punching her boyfriend in the face and biting his hand. Jane was arrested in Moore, Oklahoma on charges of domestic violence after the policemen who were called in found her boyfriend with a bleeding left eye and a bite mark on his left hand on Wednesday January 29. Recounting how the incident occurred, Jesse's boyfriend said they were drinking the previous night after which he woke to see the famous porn star throwing his medication she claimed were steroids in the trash. He accused Jesse of attacking him after he confronted her. The porn star on her own part accused her boyfriend of picking her up by the neck and throwing her to a wall. TMZ reported that the police said they found no injuries on the adult film...
Emir of Kano, Sanusi Reveals What Nigerians Must Urgently do Over Spread of Lassa fever
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Emir of Kano, Sanusi Reveals What Nigerians Must Urgently do Over Spread of Lassa fever

Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II, on Tuesday called on residents of the state to intensify prayers and maintain proper personal hygiene to avoid contracting Lassa fever. The Emir, in a state-wide broadcast on Monday evening at his palace in Kano, expressed concern over the contagious nature of the disease, charging residents to “ensure proper personal and environmental hygiene,” NAN reports. He further urged residents to clean their environment and take only clean food and drinks to stay protected from the disease. The Emir ordered the residents to notify health professionals of any symptoms noticed in their community for prompt response and cautioned them against self medication or using of herbs. Furthermore, the Emir prayed for the recovery of the infected persons, and the...
Nigerian Lady Graduates with First Class in Chemical Engineering after Dumping her Scholarship in Medicine
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Nigerian Lady Graduates with First Class in Chemical Engineering after Dumping her Scholarship in Medicine

A Nigerian lady who dumped her scholarship on medicine after three years in a Hungarian school, has shared her excitement of graduating with a First Class in Chemical Engineering. According to @Ms_Osj, she realized she made a mistake in studying medicine in her first semester in school. However after a long wait to see if she will change her mind about the course, she became depressed with the burden of medical school and being abandoned by the government. Serving an update on how she turned out in spite of all the phone calls from her family members to switch back to medicine, the Nigerian lady revealed that she graduated with a First Class with a CGPA of 4.9/5.0. She also received an award for her academic performance and extracurricular activities. Read her tweets below;
Doctors Gave Me 50-50 Chance Of Survival –  Shan George Reveals
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Doctors Gave Me 50-50 Chance Of Survival – Shan George Reveals

Popular actress, Shan George, has said that she was given a 50-50 chance by her doctors in 2019 after a terrible sickness that not only cost her much financially but disrupted her career. She told Sunday Scoop, “Sometime in late 2018, I had just finished organising the artistes that would be on the governor’s band for the Calabar carnival in December. After all the rigorous activities, I suddenly realised that my knee was swollen. I didn’t understand what was going on, so I just attributed it to the carnival stress. I took some drugs and rested for a couple of days expecting to be up and about in a couple of days. However, by early, January, the pain had increased. I kept managing it by using pain killers, but by March, it had become worse. I then started going to hospitals to find ...
Landlord in Tears After he Saw the Condition Tenants Left his House
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Landlord in Tears After he Saw the Condition Tenants Left his House

A landlord said he "nearly cried" when he saw the state his tenants left his house in. Daniel Needes, from Bridgend in Wales, had rented the house out for two years. He said the house had been in "immaculate condition" after it was renovated by his late father and had been kitted out with new appliances. However, less than two years later, the tenants suddenly moved out without notice. When the landlord went to the house, he was shocked to discover the property had been completely trashed. Daniel, a single father, said: "I went down to the house as soon as I could and that's when I saw what they’d done. "To be honest, when I first saw it I nearly cried. They had completely trashed it. He claims the family didn't even tell him they were moving out. He says he only found o...
30-year-old Man Raped 7-year-old girl, Leaving her in Criitical Condition
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30-year-old Man Raped 7-year-old girl, Leaving her in Criitical Condition

A 30-year-old man accused of raping a 7-year-old girl and leaving her severely damaged has tried to defend himself by stating that he didn't discharge inside his victim. The 30-year-old alleged paedophile is accused of raping the 7-year-old girl on December 14, 2019, in Anambra state. The injured girl was taken for a medical checkup and it revealed that her hymen was broken and her vagina was badly bruised. She was placed on medication and her abuser was arrested. While being questioned, he confessed to the crime in a footage which has now been shared online. In the video, he is heard saying that he didn't discharge in the girl. He admitted that he removed the girl's underwear then placed her on his body. He also admitted to the police questioning him that he pulled down his boxer...
Zimbabwean Transgender Woman Calls out her Nigerian Boyfriend as she Ends their Relationship
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Zimbabwean Transgender Woman Calls out her Nigerian Boyfriend as she Ends their Relationship

Tatelicious Karigambe-Sandberg, a Sweden-based Zimbabwean socialite and transgender woman has ended her two months relationship with her Nigerian lover, Kelvin Ehigie, after she discovered he "only wanted to marry her because he didn’t have Swedish papers." Tatelicious, who is also Human Rights activist for LGBTIQ and HIV & AIDS issues and one of the first Zimbabwean transgender women to go public, also revealed that she was alerted by a Ugandan lady in Stockholm, who Kelvin also allegedly played. According to her, after she was informed of his Kevin's impending plans, she searched his properties and found out that he had an expired LMA card and was ought to have left Sweden on the 31st of October 2019 for Italy because of a 'Dublin Case.' The heartbroken transgender woman...
World Diabetes Day: Patients Groan Over High Cost Of Medication In Nigeria
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World Diabetes Day: Patients Groan Over High Cost Of Medication In Nigeria

As today marks World Diabetes Day, Nigerians suffering from the health condition have lamented the rising cost of drugs in managing the disease and called for government’s support. Out of the estimated 366 million people living with diabetes globally, Nigeria is said to account for 5 percent of its population (representing 10 million) as currently living with the disease, according to experts. Diabetes is a debilitating disease in which the insulin is either not adequate or poorly functional until one has excess of blood sugar which begins to destroy other tissues in the eyes, the brain, the skin, and all the blood vessels and the immune system is hindered in a negative way. Patients lament Mr. Yahaya Usman, who has been living with diabetes for the past 10 years said, accessing ...
Why You Should Avoid Eating Fruits During Medication – Pharmacist
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Why You Should Avoid Eating Fruits During Medication – Pharmacist

A Pharmacist, Emmanuel Tangang, has advised Nigerians against consumption of fruits during medication to avoid reduction in the potency of the drugs. Tangang gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Thursday in Kaduna. According to him, many people do not know that some fruits interact badly with certain medications. He said: “This means your meal can end up reducing the efficacy of your drugs, or worse still, could become a health nightmare. “An example is banana; do not eat them if you take ACE inhibitors such as Captopril, Enalapril and Fosinopril, among others. “ACE inhibitors lower blood pressure and treat heart failure by opening up blood vessels; so, blood flows more efficiently. “Bananas (as well as oranges, leafy greens and certain salt ...
Lawmaker Ken Okoth dies at 41 after a long battle with colorectal cancer
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Lawmaker Ken Okoth dies at 41 after a long battle with colorectal cancer

Kenyan lawmaker, Ken Okoth is dead. His family made the announcement at a press conference on Friday July 26th at the Nairobi Hospital.   “He has been on and off medication and was brought to the hospital yesterday (Thursday) morning. He was unwell and was admitted at around 5pm but at around 8pm his health deteriorated and he was taken to the ICU. He remained there until today (Friday) at around 4pm when he passed on,” his brother Imran Okoth said.   Okoth was on life support after his condition worsened; he suffered multiple organ failure. His body has been transferred to Lee Funeral home but the family has requested for privacy as they make funeral arrangements.   There will be no public viewing at the Lee Funeral Home, Okoth’s brother said noting that f...
Bisi Alimi  Marks 15 Years of Living With HIV_- Share Some Words of Advice
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Bisi Alimi Marks 15 Years of Living With HIV_- Share Some Words of Advice

Bisi Alimi has shared some words of advice as he marks 15 years of being diagnosed with HIV. The gay rights activist said he was diagnosed 15 years ago but began taking medications 10 years ago and he's been living a healthy life. He went on to advise followers to take a test and begin medication if it comes out positive. He wrote: Here is to mark 15 years of my #HIV diagnosis and 10 years of being on medication, and I still look so fly! Please watch this message, share this message, take a test and safe a life. Thank you.  
Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde Recounts how her First Daughter,Almost Died When She Was barely a Year Old
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Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde Recounts how her First Daughter,Almost Died When She Was barely a Year Old

Posting this lovely photo of Princess who turned a year older some few days ago, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde shared one of her profound experiences as a mother. She wrote ''She was barely a year,she started running a temperature,can’t remember how many hours anymore... she is our first child and we had not much experience. Gave her some medication didn’t seem to get better...suddenly,she slipped into what seemed to be a COMA. I panicked,we all did... neighbors everyone screaming and suggesting all sorts.... she was clenching her teeth fiercely, an Old woman we knew in the neighborhood suggested to put a spoon and pour SALT into her mouth (Totally wrong move)"Pls cold shower”... We rushed her to the hospital and at first, the doctors were a bit reluctant ( I guess they thought it wa...
Herdsmen planning to wipe out our people – Middle Belt group alleges
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Herdsmen planning to wipe out our people – Middle Belt group alleges

The Middle Belt Forum, MBF, has alleged that there is a deliberate agenda poised at dispossessing the natives of the Middle Belt region of their ancestral lands by armed Fulani herdsmen. The forum observed that while local Fulani herdsmen known in the area continue to live in peace with native communities, the armed Fulani herdsmen Militia has continued to visit communities with deaths and massive destructions without attempt by security forces to apprehend and prosecute them. Dr. Bitrus Pogu, National President, Middle Belt Forum, MBF, in a press statement said, “Communities in the Middle Belt Region seem to be suffering from a deliberate agenda poised at dispossessing the natives of their ancestral lands. “While local Fulani herdsmen known to the area continue to live in peace w...
Man “Cured” Of HIV By Pastor Alph Lakau, Dies After Failing To Take His Drugs
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Man “Cured” Of HIV By Pastor Alph Lakau, Dies After Failing To Take His Drugs

According to reports, the family of a deceased man has come forward, claiming that he died because he believed that controversial South African based prophet, Pastor Alph Lukau had healed him of HIV. Nomthandazo Ndaba said her brother, Zakhele, stopped taking his HIV medication after Pastor Alph Lukau laid his hands on him. Lukau made headlines last month after he claimed that he had raised a Zimbabwean man from the dead although he later retracted the claim and accused the family of the “dead man” of staging the miracle. According to Ndaba, her late brother was a ‘staunch follower’ of Lukau’s Alleluia Ministries Church which he joined in 2016. She added that even when Zakhele was sick, he would attend every service, not skipping one. She went on to say that two months before hi...
Boy Who Survived Lagos Collapsed Building is Afraid of Returning to School
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Boy Who Survived Lagos Collapsed Building is Afraid of Returning to School

A 3-year-old boy, Kabiru Sasore, who survived the recent building collapse at Ita Faji on Lagos Island, has expressed fears of returning to school. Kabirubwas discharged last week from the hospital he was rushed to after the incident which claimed over 20 lives. His mother is said to be in a private hospital receiving treatment for shock. Speaking to news men about his ordeal, Kabiru stated that he was eating in his class when he heard a loud bomb which he thought was a bomb. “I was eating in my class when my school collapsed, I heard a loud sound, and our school shook and all of us fell on each other. I was afraid and I didn’t want to go to school that day, I later saw a caterpillar. Though I am fine but my back is still painting me and my neck.” he said Fear of a reoccurr...
Update On Baba Suwe’s Health
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Update On Baba Suwe’s Health

Veteran actor and comedian Babatunde Omidina a.k.a Baba Suwe’sK health has improved and according to reports, the comic actor has just been discharged from the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, LUTH after intense medical treatment. One of the campaigners for funds raising on behalf of the ailing actor,  Yomi Fabiyi confirmed this and he wrote in a statement. I can confirm to you that efforts to quickly stabilize and/or completely treat him to full wellness by medical experts at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) at the instance of Minister of Health are yielding positive results as Baba Suwe can now walk without the stick, less pain and he is getting better. If further theraphy are administered and medications adhered to, he will come out completely of the major a...
Caster Semenya Kicks Against IAAF Ruling on Testosterone
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Caster Semenya Kicks Against IAAF Ruling on Testosterone

South African athlete, Caster Semenya has challenged plans that would make some female runners lower their testosterone levels before they can compete on the track. She made this challenged at the Court of Arbitration for Sport. Sebastian Coe, the president of the world athletics governing body, the IAAF, said the proposed new rules is designed to make athletics fairer. The new rule will make women with hyper-androgynism, an elevated level of male hormones, take medication to lower it before they can participate in any competition. However, Semenya’s lawyers says the move would be discriminatory. According to him, the world and Olympic champion’s genetic condition should be celebrated instead.
Lawmakers In Thailand Approve Medical Use Of Marijuana
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Lawmakers In Thailand Approve Medical Use Of Marijuana

Thailand's interim parliament has voted to allow the use of medical cannabis while recreational use of the drug remains illegal.   Lawmaker Somchai Sawangkarn said the passing of an amendment to allow medical marijuana in the country "could be considered as a New Year gift to Thais."   "The amendment (on the Narcotics Bill) was passed the second and third readings today. And will become effective once it is published on the Royal Gazette," he said. The National Legislative Assembly's 166 members voted in favor of the change and there were no votes objecting to the motion. There were 13 members who abstained from the vote.   This makes Thailand the first country in Southeast Asia to allow the use of medical marijuana. The region is notorious for its hardline...
Okowa, Dickson, Turaki Launch Monthly Allowance for over 1,000 Pregnant Bayelsa Women
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Okowa, Dickson, Turaki Launch Monthly Allowance for over 1,000 Pregnant Bayelsa Women

Seriake-Dickson The Bayelsa State Government has begun the payment of monthly allowances to pregnant women in the state to encourage them to use approved hospitals instead of sticking to unhealthy local birth practices. The programme, government said, was spurred by its determination to reduce the incidences of maternal and infant mortality in the state. Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, who was a special guest at the Diepreye Alamieyeseigha Memorial Banquet Hall in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, where the programme was officially launched, noted that with the commencement of the programme, Governor Seriake Dickson has set very high marks in governance. Okowa argued that recognising the place of mothers in the society would go a long way in helping to build healthy families a...

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