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FAAN official who left home for farm found dead in Lagos canal after four days
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FAAN official who left home for farm found dead in Lagos canal after four days

Head of the electrical engineering unit of the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Abdulrahman Musa has been found dead in a Lagos canal. The 51-year-old father of four who left his residence at Agege area of the state on October 31 for his farm in Ogun state, was found dead at Alaramino canal in Lagos on November 4. His nephew, Nuhu Momoh told TheCable that his uncle's wife called on Sunday evening, saying that her husband had not come home and that his two telephone lines were switched off. Though he dismissed her fears and told her he would come back on Sunday evening, the family began to search for the deceased on Monday November 1 as he didn't come home on Sunday evening. After a search in some parts of Lagos state, they found his car along Old Abeokuta road b...
Pregnant teacher, 41, arrested after ‘making sex tape with 15-year-old student’
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Pregnant teacher, 41, arrested after ‘making sex tape with 15-year-old student’

A pregnant Miami teacher has been arrested for having an affair with a 15-year-old student and making a sex tape with the student.   Teacher Heiry Calvi, 41, was arrested on Thursday, October 7. She was released from jail on Saturday, October 9, after posting bail. She is accused of having sex with the 15-year-old boy last year and earlier this year, after "growing close" to him at the John I. Smith K-8 Center in Miami.     She allegedly sent him explicit photos over WhatsApp and he is said to have shown other kids videos of them having sex, which prompted a police investigation.   Police say Calvi also gave the boy one of her credit cards and that the pair attended parties together, but told other guests they were aunt and nephew. Police ...
Gabrielle Union says she was ‘shattered’ when she learned Dwyane Wade fathered a child with another woman
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Gabrielle Union says she was ‘shattered’ when she learned Dwyane Wade fathered a child with another woman

Gabrielle Union has disclosed that her soul was 'shattered' when she learned her husband Dwyane Wade got another woman pregnant while she was going through IVF treatments to try to conceive. The American actress, 48, made the disclosure in her new book You Got Something Stronger, where she wrote about her infertility struggles. “The experience of Dwayne having a baby so easily, while I was unable to, left my soul not just broken into pieces but shattered into fine dust scattering in the wind.” She continued: “To say I was devastated is to pick a word on a low shelf for convenience. There are people – strangers that I will never meet, who have been upset that I have not previously talked about that trauma. I have not had words, and even after untol amounts of therapy I am not s...
Woman Arrested after allegedly Locking up five-year-old Nephew for 6 months in Lagos
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Woman Arrested after allegedly Locking up five-year-old Nephew for 6 months in Lagos

A woman has been arrested for allegedly locking up and assaulting her nephew, 5, for 6 months. Sharon Williams, 43, had 5-year-old Micheal Ibiyome living with her in Gberigbe, Ikorodu, Lagos, and allegedly subjected him to abuse a number of times. She also allegedly denied him an education, food, and, love, and freedom to move around. In the latest development, the suspect allegedly used a cutlass to inflict injuries on the back of Ibiyome’s head and a neighbour reported the matter to the Lagos State Ministry of Women Affairs, which transferred the case to the state Ministry of Youths, Sports and Social Development, Punch reports. The suspect was arrested at her residence around 8pm on Wednesday, July 14. The Lagos State Deputy...
Family shocked as woman believed to have died from Covid returns home weeks after cremation
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Family shocked as woman believed to have died from Covid returns home weeks after cremation

The grief-stricken family of a woman declared dead after contracting Covid were reportedly stunned when she arrived home two weeks after her funeral. Muktyala Girijamma’s family were told on May 15 that she had died of coronavirus, but social distancing policies meant they could only see the body from a distance. It remained tightly wrapped in plastic right up until the point of cremation, the Daily Star reports. The 60-year-old’s nephew Nagu told reporters that when they tried to visit her at Vijayawada Government General Hospital in India they were told that she had died. He said: “The duty doctor on that day failed to inform my uncle that she was shifted to another ward and told him that she succumbed to Covid. “Believing it, we went to the mortuary to find her body where...
Man Arrested Attempting to Kill his 13-year-old nephew for money ritual
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Man Arrested Attempting to Kill his 13-year-old nephew for money ritual

A 23-year-old fashion designer, Benjamin Adjei, has been arrested for attempting to use his nephew for money ritual at Abesim, in the Sunyani Municipality of Bono Region, Ghana. It was gathered that the suspect allegedly lured his 13-year-old nephew, Listowel Adjei, into a taxi cab, but luck ran out on him when he was arrested upon a tip-off at the Abesim-Tano police barrier on Sunyani-Kumasi Highway on their way to the shrine, on Saturday, May 15. Police Sergeant Benjamin Lartey, who confirmed the incident told the Ghana News Agency (GNA) on Monday, May 17, said that an informant (name withheld) reported at the Abesim Police Sation that he received a phone call from the suspect soliciting his assistance to see a ritualist to help him to sacrifice his nephew for money rituals...
Buddhist Monk Chops Off his Own Head as an Offering to Buddha to Reincarnate him as a ‘Higher Spiritual Being’
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Buddhist Monk Chops Off his Own Head as an Offering to Buddha to Reincarnate him as a ‘Higher Spiritual Being’

A monk in Thailand reportedly chopped off his own head as an offering to Buddha in the hope he would be reincarnated as a 'higher spiritual being'. Thammakorn Wangpreecha, 68, was said to have been planning the bizarre ritual sacrifice for more than five years before his death. The monk believed that making the offering to the deity would bring him good luck in the afterlife, a belief known in Buddhism as 'making merit'. The monk was found dead on April 15 at the Wat Phu Hin temple in Nong Bua Lamphu province, in north-eastern Thailand. His nephew, Booncherd Boonrod, who discovered the body said he disclosed his plans in a letter. Booncherd said: 'In the letter, it was stated that chopping his head off was his way of praising Buddha. In the letter he said that he had bee...
President Buhari’s nephew shows off his newly completed Abuja mansion
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President Buhari’s nephew shows off his newly completed Abuja mansion

President Buhari's nephew and member of the House of Representatives, Fatuhu Muhammed, has showed off his newly completed mansion located in Gwarimpa area of Abuja. The lawmaker, who represents Daura/Maiadua/Sandamu Federal Constituency on the platform of All Progressives Congress, APC, said it took him four years to build the house. Sharing a photo of the beautiful mansion in a Facebook post, Muhammed said he will announce when he will be moving into the house. "Alhamdulillah I’ve completed building my house in Gwarinpa (Abuja) which took me about four years but once again Alhamdulillah and I need your prayers. The date for moving in will be notified soon InshaAllah,” he wrote. However, the lawmaker has taken down the post for reasons best known to him.
Buhari Appoints His Nephew Tunde Sabiu As NIA Director – Peoples Gazette
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Buhari Appoints His Nephew Tunde Sabiu As NIA Director – Peoples Gazette

As his desperation to shield himself and associates from accountability grows, the president has been making appointments that alarm even people within his government. President Muhammadu Buhari has quietly gifted his unqualified nephew the position of an assistant director at the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Peoples Gazette can confirm, typifying yet another exhibit of his sectional and corrupt determination to cram national security positions with his tribes and clans and leave an enduring influence long after serving out his tenure in 2023. Sabiu “Tunde” Yusuf, a nephew and domestic but influential aide to Mr. Buhari, was recently admitted as an assistant director at the nation’s external intelligence outfit, the Gazette understands based on information first volunteere...
Diego Maradona’s last words before his death revealed as Argentina’s president orders three days of national mourning
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Diego Maradona’s last words before his death revealed as Argentina’s president orders three days of national mourning

On Wednesday November 25, the world was shocked by news of the death of former Barcelona, Napoli and Argentina playmaker, Diego Maradona.   He passed away at the age of 60 after reportedly suffering a heart attack in his native Argentina.   His final words before his death has now been revealed. According to the football legend's family, Maradona's last words before he died were: “I don’t feel well.”   According to his nephew, Johnny Esposito, Maradona complained he didn’t feel well after having breakfast on Wednesday and said he was going to lie down again.   Johnny described how Maradona had awoken in the morning looking pale and complaining of feeling cold.   He went back to bed after a quick breakfast where he is said to have pron...
Mamman Daura is needlessly misunderstood by many – Buhari
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Mamman Daura is needlessly misunderstood by many – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has stated that his nephew, Mamman Daura is needlessly misunderstood by many.   In a statement released by Presidential aide Garba Shehu in celebration of Daura's 81st birthday, Buhari described Daura as one of Nigeria’s worthiest gentleman, dedicated public servant and a consummate administrator.   Buhari further averred that “it is impossible to sit down with Daura without gaining from his vast experience, knowledge, and wisdom,” noting that his “unappreciated virtues are his humility, compassion, and zeal to provide mentoring to many who are privileged to be with him or close to him.”   The statement reads in full;   STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE PRESIDENT BUHARI SALUTES MAMMAN DAURA AT 81, SAYS HE’S AMONG OUR WORTHIEST...
Pablo Escobar’s Nephew Finds £14million Cash In A Wall In One Of His Houses
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Pablo Escobar’s Nephew Finds £14million Cash In A Wall In One Of His Houses

The nephew of drug kingpin Pablo Escobar has found a plastic bag with £14million of cash hidden in the wall at one of his uncle's houses. Nicolas Escobar said he had a 'vision' which showed him where to look for the money in the apartment in Medellin, Colombia. He told local media it was not the first time he has found money in unusual places where his uncle used to hide from the authorities. Escobar, who died in a shootout with police in 1993, was said to be the seventh richest person in the world at the peak of his powers. The 'King of Cocaine' reportedly hid millions in his many properties across Colombia. He amassed an estimated net worth of US $30billion by the time of his death, equivalent to $59billion today. Rumours of his hidden fortunes have been circulating f...
Woman Burns Her 8-year-old Nephew’s Back And Buttocks With Hot Iron
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Woman Burns Her 8-year-old Nephew’s Back And Buttocks With Hot Iron

A starving eight-year-old Nigerian boy has been rescued from his aunt following serial torture, after he ate groundnuts worth N50, about $0.10 cent, without authorisation. The unidentified lady got so annoyed that she decided to scar the child’s body with a hot iron, leaving life-long scars. The incident happened at Anantigha, Calabar South, on Sunday August 16, after the woman, who serves as guardian to the boy and his two siblings returned from Sunday service, only to discover that the groundnut she left at home was gone. She reportedly confronted the boy about the missing groundnut. When the boy confirmed he ate it, she then plugged an electric iron and used it to burn the boy’s back . She also denied him food for the day. The human rights group who rescued the boy, ...
President Buhari Nephew is Dead
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President Buhari Nephew is Dead

President Buhari nephew, Ibrahim Dauda is dead. A statement released by the president's Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu today May 30, said Dauda died in Daura, Katsina state, following a prolonged illness. In a condolence message, the President stated he is deeply devastated by Dauda's death “I am deeply touched and devastated by the passing of yet another family member, a man who had demonstrated amazing kindness and honesty in all his dealings,” the president said Late Dauda is survived by a number of children, including Ibrahim, a chief administrative officer in the state house, Abuja.
Italian woman, 102, survives coronavirus infection
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Italian woman, 102, survives coronavirus infection

A 102-year-old Italian woman is the second centenarian this week to survive a battle with the coronavirus. Italica Grondona spent more than 20 days recovering from COVID-19 in a hospital located in the northern Italian city of Genoa, according to CNN. Dr. Vera Sicbaldi said the elderly patient’s story could provide hope to others in pandemic-ravaged Italy and said Grondona had been given a nickname. “We nicknamed her ‘Highlander’ — the immortal,” Sicbaldi said. “Italica represents hope for all the elderly facing this pandemic.” The doctor said she was first hospitalized for “mild heart failure” and began to show some symptoms of COVID-19. “She only had some mild coronavirus symptoms, so we tested her, and she was positive, but we did very little, she recovered on her own,” Sicb...
Tyler Perry Nephew Gavin Porter’s Second Autopsy Points to Suicide… Says Hired Expert
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Tyler Perry Nephew Gavin Porter’s Second Autopsy Points to Suicide… Says Hired Expert

According to a new report, Filmmaker Tyler Perry, has received the results of a new autopsy he ordered to be carried out on his nephew Gavin Porter who died on Tuesday night in a prison cell. Tyler's nephew, Gavin Porter, 26, was serving a 20-year-sentence for shooting his father dead in front of his mother, who is Tyler Perry's sister, and on Tuesday night was found hanging in his cell from a bedsheet. The prison officials say he committed suicide but Tyler Perry was having none of it and hired Dr. Michael Baden, a famed pathologist who has been involved in numerous cases, including JFK, O.J. Simpson, and Jeffery Epstein to perform a second autopsy and determine the cause of death of his nephew. According the a new report by TMZ, Perry has now gotten the second autopsy repo...
Tyler Perry Hires Medical Examiner to Carry Out Second Autopsy on Nephew to Determine if his Death was Murder or Suicide
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Tyler Perry Hires Medical Examiner to Carry Out Second Autopsy on Nephew to Determine if his Death was Murder or Suicide

Tyler Perry is not convinced his nephew hanged himself in prison, so he has hired a famous medical examiner to look into how he really died. Tyler's nephew, Gavin Porter, 26, was serving a 20-year-sentence for shooting his father dead in front of his mother, who is Tyler Perry's sister. On Tuesday night, February 25, Gavin was found hanging in his cell from a bedsheet. But Tyler suspects foul play because Gavin got into a fight with another inmate last weekend and was placed in solitary confinement. Tyler wants the medical examiner he hired to determine if Gavin committed suicide or if he was killed in his cell. Tyler told TMZ, "Call me naive, but it was my hope that after serving his time, and really reflecting and showing much remorse and asking God for forgiveness, that ...
Photos From Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s Nephew, Laolu’s Wedding
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Photos From Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s Nephew, Laolu’s Wedding

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo's nephew, Laolu Osinbajo tied the nuptial knots with his heartthrob Sekemi Braithwaite on Saturday February 22. The couple already held their traditional wedding on Thursday, February 20. Their white wedding ceremony was attended by their friends, family and loved ones including the Vice President. Laolu's cousin, Kiki Osinbajo who shared a photo from the wedding ceremony wrote; Gained a sister today! So happy for you @laoluosinbajo she is everything you ever said You wanted in a wife. Although im going to miss you at home, stressing me out!!!!!! Love you both & God bless your home
Billionaire daughter Adama Indimi meets her newborn nephew
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Billionaire daughter Adama Indimi meets her newborn nephew

Adama Indimi has shared photos of her meeting her newborn nephew for the first time and she also revealed his name. The baby boy, who was born to one of the billionaire Indimi daughters, Hauwa Indimi and her husband Mohammed Yar'Adua, has been named Noah. Noah is a biblical name and is also in the Quran. In photos shared by Adama, balloons and other party paraphernalia can be seen decorating the house to welcome the new addition to the Indimi and Yar'Adua family.
“I Once Breastfed My Nephew” – Iyabo Ojo Says As She Celebrates His Matriculation
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“I Once Breastfed My Nephew” – Iyabo Ojo Says As She Celebrates His Matriculation

Popular Nollywood filmmaker and actor, Iyabo Ojo shares cute photo of her nephew, brother's son as she celebrates his matriculation. Iyabo wrote about how she once breastfed Mathew when his mum's breast refused to produce milk. She wrote: "This handsome dude is my nephew, my brother's son.... but I call him my son because we share a mother & son relationship. I try not to steal the spot from his biological mum but today I just have to let you all know that I don’t have two kids but many. My heart is filled with so much emotions, memories & above all gratitude to God. His mum had him 17 and a half years ago, at first he wouldn’t latch, when he did the mum’s breast refused to produce milk. We bought different types of milk but he kept throwing up. It became obvious that he’s l...
Pastors Refuse To Officiate At Burial Of 82-Year-Old Kidnapper
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Pastors Refuse To Officiate At Burial Of 82-Year-Old Kidnapper

An octogenerian who was reported to have been involved in the criminal act of kidnapping has been refused funeral proceedings by pastors in her community. Local pastors on Friday refused to officiate at the burials of an 82-year-old kidnapper, Wangari Muturi Karanja and her nephew, Sammy Mwangi Kang’ethe, 26, in Irewa village, Kiharu, Muranga County in Kenya. Karanja, Kang’ethe and another man from Njumbi village in Mathioya constituency had been shot dead when armed police stormed the grandma’s home in search of a victim, Margaret Waitherero from Samar village in Maragua who had been kidnapped by her gang reports TUKO.co.ke. It was learnt the pastors who officiated the burials came all the way from Kayole in Nairobi and in Naivasha. An AK 47 assault rifle, a homemade gun a...
Davido Congratulate His Uncle For Winning Osun PDP Governorship Ticket
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Davido Congratulate His Uncle For Winning Osun PDP Governorship Ticket

Senator Ademola Adeleke, who on Saturday, emerged the winner of PDP gubernatorial flag bearer for the Osun governorship election has been congratulated by his famous nephew.  Nigerian singer, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, has congratulated his uncle, Ademola Adeleke, for emerging the winner of the Osun governorship ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The senator representing Osun west, defeated his closest challenger, Akin Ogunbiyi, to emerge the flagbearer of the PDP in the September 22 governorship election.
Meet First Miss Nigeria, Ever Beauty 86 year old- Grace Oyelude
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Meet First Miss Nigeria, Ever Beauty 86 year old- Grace Oyelude

Nigeria’s Twitterati gushed on Wednesday over the enduring beauty of 86 year-old Grace Oyelude, first Miss Nigeria in 1957. Pius Adesanmi and Chief Grace Oyelude Sixty one years after winning the first beauty pageant by the Daily Times, the grey-haired woman from Isanlu in Kogi state is still as delectable as ever. And Twitterati noticed and kept retweeting her photographs. On Wednesday, the woman was the most discussed topic in Nigeria’s Twittersphere, second only to the unveiling of the logo for Nigeria Air, by aviation minister, Hadi Sirika. U.S. based Professor Pius Adesanmi, her nephew, was credited with the photographs of the woman, who will be 87 on 16 November. Chief Grace Oyelude She was born in Kano in 1937 to James Adeleye Olude and Marthan Dantu. She entered for Mi...
D’banj’s Wife’s Sister Speaks Up About The Death Of Her Nephew
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D’banj’s Wife’s Sister Speaks Up About The Death Of Her Nephew

Sammy Walsh, Dbanj’s wife’s sister, Lineo Didi Kilgrow, has spoken for the first time since her nephew drowned at home in Ikoyi, Lagos State. The post is quite emotional and gives a glimpse into the depth of pain the family must be going through following the death of Daniel the Third. She wrote: “It has taken me all day to make this post. I’ve cancelled and retyped and cancelled again and have also gotten to a place of do I really need to even do one? And I battled and battled…? But I got thousands and thousands of msgs on here from people I Dnt even know sending the kindest words of encouragement to my sister and family and just like everyone doesn’t know what to say at this time, I had no clue what I would type. forgive me for this is new for me and mine. For all of yo...
President Buhari’s Powerful Nephew, Mamma Daura Evicted From Glass House In Aso Rock
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President Buhari’s Powerful Nephew, Mamma Daura Evicted From Glass House In Aso Rock

The President asked Mamman Daura to leave glass house residence for reasons best known to him but Mamman refused, afraid that without close proximity to the President, his powers will dwindle... He then allegedly asked his children to take charge of the place, a move that was physically strongly resisted by some people in the villa, when the wife of the President came outside to see what the commotion was about she was confronted by heavily armed SSS officers who acting on the instructions of the DG SSS LAWAL Mamman Daura, a relative to Mamman Daura surrounded her and asked her to stand down, a military term which means she should back off or be detained.. According to an insider the DG has been on the wife of the presidents case for sometime and has been conspiring with Mamman, and it...
Beverly Naya To Wed Pastor Adefarasin’s Nephew, Adeolu Adefarasin?
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Beverly Naya To Wed Pastor Adefarasin’s Nephew, Adeolu Adefarasin?

If you’ve been crushing on Beverly forever without shooting your shot, sorry, you’re late. According to the news making the rounds, it appears the Nollywood actress has found love and is set to tie the knot with the man of her dreams. Our inside scoop has confirmed that Adeolu Adefarasin, nephew of the House on The Rock Pastor Paul Adefarasin, is the lucky man. Adeolu Adefarasin, himself an actor, is quickly forging his own path in Nollywood and he appears to be madly in love with Beverly judging from this photo the pair took at the beach on Valentine’s day. While it’s not impossible that the photo is a behind-the-screen photo on the set of “The Eve,” a new movie they both starred in, which is also set to hit the cinemas March 29th, we can’t deny that they certainly look good t...
Yahoo Boy Caught Using His 7-Year-Old Nephew For Rituals In Lagos
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Yahoo Boy Caught Using His 7-Year-Old Nephew For Rituals In Lagos

A Facebook user simply identified as Odueko Olumide John shared a news about a suspected internet fraudster who was arrested after he was caught using his young nephew for rituals in Lagos. According to him, the alleged Yahoo boy who goes by the name Tunde Owolabi popularly known as ‘Money Talks’ was caught using his elder sister’s 7-year-old son for money rituals in Ikoyi, area of Lagos State. The suspect who took security operatives to where he dumped the boy’s corpse is currently in custody and helping the police with investigation. His arrest has sparked outrage on social media. See below;
American Lawyer Gives 5 Star To Nigerian Uber Driver For Returning His Missing $700
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American Lawyer Gives 5 Star To Nigerian Uber Driver For Returning His Missing $700

American Lawyer writes about his experience with a Nigerian Uber driver who returned his missing $700. The lawyer Rogelio Garcia took to twitter to share images of his lost money and that of the Uber driver with caption:  '@LawyerRogelio Lose $700 plus money clip in UBER this morning. I am running late for my nephew to file for the US representative spot District 29. I locate Uber 7 hrs later. Immigrant from Nigeria (Uber driver) returns my lost money. Who says we need to exclude immigrants?'
Woman Presses Hot Iron On Her Nephew’s Chest In Kano State
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Woman Presses Hot Iron On Her Nephew’s Chest In Kano State

According to an online report, a woman identified as Mama Arafa who lives in Naibawa, Kano state has brutally maltreated her 10-year-old nephew after pressing a hot iron on his chest over an allegation of theft. According to Aishat Alubankudi, the boy would sometimes sleep outside which puts him at risk of all forms of abuse particularly sexual abuse. Read what she shared below; Another child abuse in kano today! Rukayya or Mama Arafa brought her nephew from a village in Osun state , no school no enjoyment and no rest of mind for Fawaz, a 10 years old boy. This is another recent act of her inhumanity, Mama Arafa pressed a hot iron on Fawaz's chest over an allegation of thefy. She lives in Naibawa, kano. Can someone arrange for her arrest but no violence. The boy would sometimes sl...
Buhari’s Return Put Off Again As Doctors Refuse To Give Clean Bill Of Health
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Buhari’s Return Put Off Again As Doctors Refuse To Give Clean Bill Of Health

President Muhammadu Buhari's return to Nigeria was put off late last night because his doctors would not certify him healthy enough to return home despite strong pressure from members of his inner circle. Presidency sources said the desperation to have him back was so much that the cabal sent to London on Friday the biggest jet in the presidential fleet, a Boeing Business Jet 737, known as "Airforce 001." SaharaReporters learned they wanted to ferry him into Abuja before the closure of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport on Wednesday. In that connection, the smaller presidential jet which initially flew President Buhari to the UK was returned to Abuja the same day while the bigger jet was sent to London with a fresh crew. SaharaReporters also learnt that the return to Abuj...

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