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British MP, David Amess, dies after being stabbed to death in Essex church
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British MP, David Amess, dies after being stabbed to death in Essex church

Tory MP, Sir David Amess, has died after being stabbed several times. The Conservative MP, who represented Southend West in Essex, was reportedly attacked by a man who walked into a church in Leigh-on-Sea where he was hosting a constituency surgery on Friday afternoon, October 15. The 69-year-old long-serving public servant remained in the Belfairs Methodist Church for at least two hours following the incident at around 12.05pm receiving treatment, according to reports. An air ambulance was at the scene, as were other emergency vehicles, with the area sealed off and placed on lockdown. Essex Police arrested a 25-year-old man, then later confirmed the victim had died. The force tweeted just after 3pm to confirm the victim had died...
Britney Spears’ aunt calls singer’s dad Jamie ‘barbaric’ and says he ‘caged’ star in conservatorship
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Britney Spears’ aunt calls singer’s dad Jamie ‘barbaric’ and says he ‘caged’ star in conservatorship

Britney Spears' aunt has lashed out at her father, Jamie, calling him 'barbaric' while speaking about his daughter's 13-year conservatorship. Leigh Ann Spears Wrather, 54, broke her silence about her half-brother's treatment of her niece Britney, 39, claiming that he 'caged' and 'manipulated' her and must be 'held accountable' for all she had suffered. Speaking to GMB, Leigh Ann revealed her true feelings about Britney being placed in Jamie’s conservatorship in 2008, after the pop star had a mental breakdown. She said: 'He's [Jamie's] barbaric. Who gets to do that to someone? She was just manipulated and used. And he wants to say he protected her? He caged her. 'He swooped in at the perfect moment, when she was at her most vulnerable, to ...
Former US President, Bill Clinton hospitalized over infection that spread to his bloodstream
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Former US President, Bill Clinton hospitalized over infection that spread to his bloodstream

Former US President Bill Clinton has been admitted at the University of California Irvine Medical Center's intensive care unit for a urinary tract infection that spread to his bloodstream. His doctors told CNN on Thursday October 14, that Clinton was in the ICU for privacy and safety, not because he needs intensive care. He is said to be in good spirits, talking to family and staff, and has been up and walking, according to both his doctors and his staff. A  joint statement released on Thursday evening by Dr. Alpesh Amin, chair of medicine at UC Irvine Medical Center, and Dr. Lisa Bardack, Clinton's personal primary physician read; "He was admitted to the ICU for close monitoring and administered IV antibiotics and fluids. He remains at the hospital for continuous monitoring. ...
Bournemouth and Wales star, David Brooks diagnosed with cancer
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Bournemouth and Wales star, David Brooks diagnosed with cancer

Bournemouth midfielder, David Brooks has been diagnosed with Stage II Hodgkin Lymphoma. The 24-year-old Wales international left international duty last week for medical examination. it has now been confirmed that he has Stage II Hodgkin Lymphoma, an uncommon form of cancer. Brooks, who has registered 21 caps for his country since his debut in 2017, will undergo treatment next week after an initial positive prognosis. He said in a message on the club's website: 'This is a very difficult message for me to write. 'I have been diagnosed with Stage II Hodgkin Lymphoma and will begin a course of treatment next week. 'Although this has come as a shock to myself and my family, the prognosis is a positive one and I am confident that I will make a full recovery and be back playing ...
Update: Enugu monarch hospitalized, wife shows bruises he sustained after their house was allegedly invaded by police officers
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Update: Enugu monarch hospitalized, wife shows bruises he sustained after their house was allegedly invaded by police officers

Suspended traditional ruler of Ihekwuene-Aku autonomous community in Enugu state, HRH Igwe Christopher Okwor whose house was allegedly invaded by police officers days ago, has reportedly been hospitalized. Also admitted at the hospital is the traditional ruler's wife, Lolo Martina Okwor who had on Friday October 8, cried out over the inhumane treatment allegedly meted on them by the operatives that broke into their home on Thursday night, before they were whisked away to police anti-kidnapping unit in Enugu. Recall that Martina told NTA that her husband was denied medical attention by the police operatives even when it was obvious he sustained serious injuries from the alleged beating and torture they were subjected to. She had also told journalists that her husband's head was hit on...
Reno Omokri blames Igbos for the treatment meted out on Chiwetalu Agu
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Reno Omokri blames Igbos for the treatment meted out on Chiwetalu Agu

Reno Omokri has blamed Igbos for the treatment men of the Nigerian Army meted out on veteran actor, Chiwetalu Agu. Agu was arrested on Thursday, October 7 in Anambra state for wearing an outfit with a Biafran flag on it. In a post shared on his Instagram page, Reno compared the treatment meted on repentant Boko Haram members with that meted on Chiwetalu. He wrote; ''Compare the treatment meted out to Boko Haram members, who have killed both soldiers and civilians, and that meted out to Chiwetalu Agu. What I am about to say is very bitter. Please don’t read if you are sensitive. While this is obviously a case of double standards, I will still blame some Igbos. Sadly, a critical mass of Igbos will fight their friends. That is why these types of things keep happening to them ...
Brazilian footballer William Ribeiro now charged with attempted murder after kicking referee in the head
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Brazilian footballer William Ribeiro now charged with attempted murder after kicking referee in the head

A Brazilian footballer, William Ribeiro is now facing a charge of attempted murder after kicking a referee in the head and knocking him unconscious. Ribeiro was arrested after attacking referee Rodrigo Crivellaro in the head during a match on Monday, October 4 in Venancio Aires, in Brazil´s southern Rio Grande do Sul state during a match between Sport Club Sao Paulo and Guarani-RS. Ribeiro, who was playing for Sport Club Sao Paulo, attacked Crivellaro at the beginning of the second half. Referee Crivellaro left the stadium unconscious in an ambulance and was taken to a hospital. After some examinations and observation, he was discharged on Tuesday October 5. "I don't really remember (what happened). My refereeing colleagues told me that I gave him...
Abducted Kogi ex-provost dies during rescue operation
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Abducted Kogi ex-provost dies during rescue operation

A former provost of the College of Education Technical Kabba, Chief Julius Oshadumo, has died 10 days after he was abducted at a church service in Kabba, Kogi State. Punch reports that the 78-year-old former Provost was killed during a rescue operation. Oshadumo was among those abducted from ECWA Church in Okedayo-Kabba together with a 70-year-old worshipper on September 26 during a church service. The kidnappers had demanded a ransom of ten million naira for the former Provost who was said to be asthmatic. However, two million naira was offered for his release. Oshadumo was said to have died when vigilantes attempted to rescue him and others abducted in a forest around the Ogori area of the state. He was said to have been hit by a bullet during an exchange of fire between vig...
38 persons killed by suspected Fulani militias buried in Southern Kaduna
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38 persons killed by suspected Fulani militias buried in Southern Kaduna

Thousands of wailing villagers on Thursday thronged around 38 coffins bearing the corpses of victims killed by suspected herdsmen in Madamai and Abum villages in Kaura Local Government Area of Kaduna state. DAILY POST recalls that about 38 persons were killed in Madamai and Abum when suspected Fulani militia stormed the villages, attacked and killed the villagers while others sustained various degrees of injuries and are receiving treatment in the hospital with houses burnt by the attackers. The Senator representing Kaduna South Senatorial Zone, Senator Danjuma Laah, lamented that it is left for the people of Southern Kaduna to decide whether they want to go into extinction or not. He said, “I have witnessed too many mass burials in Southern Kaduna. There was a time we buried 134 ...
Brazil football legend, Pele leaves hospital after weeks
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Brazil football legend, Pele leaves hospital after weeks

Brazil football legend, Pele, has left the hospital where he was receiving treatment for almost a month. The 80-year-old has a tumour removed from his colon on September 4. However, he has been kept in intensive care after the surgery. “I am so happy to be back at home. I want to thank the entire Albert Einstein Hospital team, who made my stay a pleasant one, with a humane and very affectionate welcome,” Pele posted on his official Instagram The hospital added in a terse statement: “The patient is stable and will continue with chemotherapy.” The tumor was discovered in Pele’s system when he went for routine medical examinations at the end of August. Pele won the 1958, 1962 and 1970 World Cups, and remains Brazil’s all-time leading scorer with 77 goals in 92 matches....
Arteta ‘pretty worried’ about injury blow after 3-1 win over Tottenham
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Arteta ‘pretty worried’ about injury blow after 3-1 win over Tottenham

Arsenal manager, Mikel Arteta, has admitted he is “pretty worried” about a potential injury layoff for Granit Xhaka. Xhaka was forced off during their 3-1 win over Tottenham on Sunday. The Swiss midfielder was caught by a falling Lucas Moura and had to be assisted off the pitch by medical staff following a lengthy treatment on the pitch. It was the only bad note for Arsenal on a day they blew their rivals away. Arteta now fears that a lengthy spell for Xhaka, who only returned from a three-match suspension. “I’m pretty worried because it doesn’t look very positive at the moment,” Arteta told his post-match press conference. Arsenal play Brighton next in the league.
Beckham tells Neville how to handle Romeo after professional debut for Man Utd legend’s son
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Beckham tells Neville how to handle Romeo after professional debut for Man Utd legend’s son

A promising 19-year-old is looking to follow in the footsteps of his famous father, but he will be getting no special treatment in Fort Lauderdale David Beckham has seen his son Romeo make a professional debut for Fort Lauderdale CF, and the Manchester United legend wants Inter Miami coach Phil Neville to be "harder on him than anyone else". At 19 years of age, Beckham Jr is looking to follow in the illustrious footsteps of his former England captain father. He will be given no special treatment in that quest, having previously spent time in the academy ranks at Arsenal, but is showing the potential that suggests he could have a career in the game.  
No casaulty recorded after forty feet container fell on a car in Lagos
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No casaulty recorded after forty feet container fell on a car in Lagos

The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, on Sunday night, September 19, successfully rescued four persons trapped in a grey Toyota Camry with registration number KRD-822FX after a 40ft containerized truck fell on it at Abalti Barracks.   The four victims, two males and two females,were administered pre-hospital care by the Agency's Paramedics and were thereafter transferred to General Hospital, Marina for further treatment.  
Boxer Amir Khan is kicked off American Airlines flight by US police after mask row
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Boxer Amir Khan is kicked off American Airlines flight by US police after mask row

British boxer Amir Khan has claimed he was kicked off an American Airlines flight by US police after a facemask row. The 34-year-old also alleged that he had been 'banned' by the carrier. In a video posted to Twitter, he said he was trying to fly to a training camp in Colorado from New York, but he and a colleague were removed when someone complained his colleague's mask 'was not high enough'. Khan said: 'I was taken off the plane today when I was going to training camp to Colorado Springs by the police. 'Obviously a complaint was made by American Airlines staff, they said that my colleague's mask was not high enough and not up, that they had to stop the plane and take me and my friend off when I did nothing wrong. 'They kicked us both off, I was sat on 1A, he was sat on...
22-year-old woman allegedly poisons her 4 stepchildren, leading to the death of three of them
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22-year-old woman allegedly poisons her 4 stepchildren, leading to the death of three of them

The Yobe State Police Command have arrested a 22-year-old woman, Khadija Yakubu, for allegedly poisoning her stepchildren, resulting in the death of 3 of them. The incident happened at Makara-Huta area of Potiskum local government area of Yobe State on Friday, September 17. The stepmother is alleged to have given the children poisoned tea and they became sick after taking it. The incident was confirmed in a press release signed and issued by the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Yobe State Command, ASP Dungus Abdulkarim. According to the statement, findings indicated that the children were rushed to hospital after taking the tea prepared by the said suspect in the early hours of Friday at about 0900hrs on September 17, 2021, but three of the ...
Bandits kill one, abduct scores in Sokoto
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Bandits kill one, abduct scores in Sokoto

One person has been confirmed dead with several others kidnapped after unknown gunmen attacked Tangaza Local Government Area, Sokoto State. The spokesperson of the state’s police command, ASP Sunusi Abubakar, who confirmed the attack to newsmen on Saturday, said the incident occurred on Friday evening. “We received a report of an attack by unknown gunmen who stormed the headquarters of Tangaza LGA on Friday evening. “The bandits killed one of the traders, abducted an unspecified number of persons and also carted away foodstuffs and drinks. “However, investigations are currently going on and the police, working in collaboration with other security agencies to rescue the kidnapped persons and arrests the perpetrators of the act,” he said. Also, a source who spoke to newsme...
MASSOB to Gbajabiamila: You are wrong to compare IPOB, Biafra agitators to ISWAP, Boko Haram
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MASSOB to Gbajabiamila: You are wrong to compare IPOB, Biafra agitators to ISWAP, Boko Haram

The leadership of the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, has warned the speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila to refrain from linking IPOB and Pro Biafra group with ISWAP and Boko Haram. MASSOB asked Gbajabiamila to go for a psychiatric evaluation to determine mental health and receive treatment if not ok. The group gave the warning in a statement signed by MASSOB leadership, Uchenna Madu and Edeson Samuel, forwarded to DAILY POST on Thursday. The statement reads in part: “We Condemn the statement credited to the speaker of House of Representatives, Mr. Femi Gbajabiamila, where he said that the Yoruba Nation agitators, IPOB and other pro-Biafra agitators are not different from ISWAP and Boko Haram organization. “It is u...
Pique ‘hurt’ by Barcelona fan treatment of Sergi Roberto in Champions League defeat to Bayern Munich
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Pique ‘hurt’ by Barcelona fan treatment of Sergi Roberto in Champions League defeat to Bayern Munich

Spectators at Camp Nou jeered their own player amid a 3-0 loss on Tuesday Gerard Pique said he was "hurt" to hear the jeers directed at Barcelona team-mate Sergi Roberto on Tuesday in a 3-0 Champions League group stage defeat to Bayern Munich. Fans at Camp Nou grew impatient with Sergi Roberto as he struggled in his wing-back role and whistled at him when he was substituted off in the 59th minute. In his defence of his compatriot, Pique noted that the Spaniard was playing outside of his more natural role as a midfielder.
Rapper G-Eazy Named as Suspect on NYPD Assault Report
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Rapper G-Eazy Named as Suspect on NYPD Assault Report

Rapper G-Eazy has been named as a suspect in a New York Police Department report after his crew allegedly got violent with another group, with punches and bottles thrown. In the report made available to TMZ, it was stated that the rapper is a suspect in the incident which occurred around 1 AM on Friday September 10, at the Boom Boom Room in the Standard Hotel. G-Eazy's crew got into an altercation with a few other guys, and one of them claimed a member of the rapper's entourage hit him on the head with a glass bottle. The scuffle moved outside, where G-Eazy allegedly punched another man in the head. While the guy who took the took a bottle to the head went to the hospital to get checked out, the guy G-Eazy allegedly punched refused treatment. No arrest has been made yet but...
Police confirm death of injured person in Bauchi community attack
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Police confirm death of injured person in Bauchi community attack

The Bauchi State Police Command has confirmed the death of an injured victim of unknown gunmen attack in Birshin Fulani settlement on the Bauchi- Dass road in the early hours of Saturday. DAILY POST had reported that the gunmen, whose number could not be ascertained, had attacked the house of the Engineer of The Federal Polytechnic, Bauchi, Engineer Abubakar Garba Muhammad. The assailants, according to the state’s Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Ahmed Mohammed Wakil, also attacked and injured one other person, who was rushed to the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital (ATBUTH) in Bauchi for treatment. However, while giving an update on the unknown gunmen attack on the community, the police spokesman informed that the injured person, one Adamu Umar, died in t...
Recent killings ‘break my heart’ – Super Eagles captain Musa cries out after another Plateau attack
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Recent killings ‘break my heart’ – Super Eagles captain Musa cries out after another Plateau attack

The Turkey-based star is worried about the killings of innocent lives in his home state back in Nigeria Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa has expressed his sadness over the increasing spate of violence in Plateau State. Despite his commitment in the Turkish Super Lig, the Fatih Karagumruk star is following happenings in his home state and he has reacted to Tuesday night's attack in Yelwa Zangam village, in Jos North Local Government Area. According to local reports, no fewer than 16 persons were killed in the attack while several others are receiving treatment at the Plateau State Specialist Hospital.
Why Liverpool boss, Klopp no longer Wears Glasses
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Why Liverpool boss, Klopp no longer Wears Glasses

The reason Liverpool manager, Jurgen Klopp dropped his eye glasses has been explained. The Reds manager now moves without his trademark square spectacles to the surprise of many football fans. The sight of Klopp and his signature “hipster” glasses has been a familiar one for years. However, fans were shocked over the summer when they noticed that the German had started to forego his glasses. And according to Goal, the German tactician has told German outlet, BILD, that he underwent successful eye treatment over the summer. “It’s actually totally private, but I can explain it to you once too. I’ve been wearing glasses since I was 10 years old – that’s 44 years,” he said. “The problem in recent years was that the glasses could no longer correct my poor eyesi...
Policeman and civilian killed in another bullion van attack in Ondo
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Policeman and civilian killed in another bullion van attack in Ondo

Another bullion van attack took place on the outskirts of Ondo State along the Lagos-Ore expressway, at about 1pm on Wednesday August 25. The bullion van was on its way to Araromi-Obu in Odigbo Local Government Area of Ondo from Edo State, when the attack occurred. The state police spokesperson, Funmilayo Odunlami said the robbers killed two persons; a policeman attached to the van and the driver of the vehicle. They also carted away an unspecified amount of cash from the bullion van. Two other policemen on the team sustained gunshot injuries and were taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. Remains of the policeman and the driver killed have been deposited at a mortuary in the state. Odunlami also revealed that a detachment of policemen have been drafted to the area and t...
Cristiano Ronaldo injured, leaves Juventus training
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Cristiano Ronaldo injured, leaves Juventus training

Juventus forward, Cristiano Ronaldo, had to leave training early today after sustaining an injury to his right arm. Ronaldo’s future at the Serie A side remains uncertain. The 36-year-old asked to be left on the bench for their league opener on Sunday, amid speculation he is trying to engineer a move away. With just one week remaining in the summer transfer window, interested clubs must act quickly, but any injury may derail the possibility of a transfer. Ronaldo was in training on Wednesday but had to be accompanied off the pitch by medics after damaging his right arm following a challenge from defender, Alex Sandro. If the injury requires further treatment, then it could jeopardise any potential exit for the player.
How Dr Obafemi, who treated Yusuf Buhari, committed suicide
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How Dr Obafemi, who treated Yusuf Buhari, committed suicide

A Nigerian doctor identified as Dr Obafemi, who was the first medical personnel who attended to President Buhari son, Yusuf Buhari after his accident, reportedly committed suicide. Yusuf, who got married to Zahra, daughter of Nasiru Ado Bayero, the Emir of Bichi in Kano state last week suffered an injury to the head in a power bike in Abuja on December 26, 2017. Yusuf was admitted to Cedacrest Hospital in Abuja, following the bike crash in the Gwarimpa area of Abuja. He was discharged from the hospital on January 12, 2018 and flown abroad for further treatment. Yusuf returned to Nigeria after his medical treatment abroad on Thursday, March 1, 2018. His mother, Aisha Buhari, announced his return to the country on Twitter, saying Yusuf was welcomed back by govt officials. “We th...
Britney Spears accused of battery by housekeeper
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Britney Spears accused of battery by housekeeper

Britney Spears is under investigation for allegedly battering one of her longtime housekeepers during an argument over the singer's dogs. The housekeeper claims Britney slapped her phone away from her grasp after she took one of her dogs to the vet, according to TMZ. The alleged incident occurred Monday, August 16, at Britney’s house, and Ventura County Sheriff's deputies responded. Britney’s employee reportedly told the cops that she took one of the singer’s dogs to get checked out. She claimed she did this because there were issues with the treatment of the pet. She claimed upon her return, Britney confronted her and they got into a disagreement about the dog’s health, allegedly leading to the 39-year-old singer knocking the housekeeper’s phone right out of her hands. ...
Suspected bandits kill police officer in Kaduna
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Suspected bandits kill police officer in Kaduna

Unknown gunmen suspected to be bandits have killed a police officer identified as Ismail Dogara, in Kaduna state. It was gathered that ASP Dogara was brutally attacked by the assailants on his way home in Zaria in the early hours of Monday, August 16. The officer was rushed to a hospital where he passed away while receiving treatment. He has been laid to rest.
Driver dead, 17 passengers injured in Ogun lone accident
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Driver dead, 17 passengers injured in Ogun lone accident

Driver of a Toyota Hiace commercial bus had died, while 17 other passengers sustained injuries in a lone accident which occurred on Thursday, along the Abeokuta-Ibadan highway. It was gathered that the accident, which involved a commercial bus (KRD 356 XJ) occurred at Kila, DAILY POST reports that the crash, which occurred at 3:53pm was caused by speeding on the part of the driver. The Public Relations Officer, Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement (TRACE) Corps, Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi, told newsmen that the vehicle was inbound Abeokuta from Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. According to Akinbiyi, “the bus driver was coming from Ibadan inbound Abeokuta, when it suddenly lost control of the bus due to speeding, it hit a culvert and tumbled.” He disclosed that the driver l...
Sol Bamba: Middlesbrough to keep defender after fighting cancer
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Sol Bamba: Middlesbrough to keep defender after fighting cancer

Boro reveal the 36-year-old Ivory Coast defender will stay at Riverside after battling cancer Middlesbrough manager Neil Warnock has confirmed defender Sol Bamba will stay at the Championship outfit after winning his battle with cancer. The 36-year-old Ivory Coast star has been training with Boro at Riverside to build on his fitness after undergoing treatment for non-Hodgkin lymphoma earlier this year. Warnock, who has also coached Bamba at Leeds and Cardiff City, has confirmed he will keep the player around with a coaching role an option.  
17 Corps Members Hospitalised with Covid-19 Symptoms in Edo
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17 Corps Members Hospitalised with Covid-19 Symptoms in Edo

At least 17 Corps members deployed to Edo State for the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) have been admitted to the hospital after they showed symptoms of COVID-19. They were admitted to Stella Obasanjo Hospital on Sapele Road, Benin, Edo State for treatment. Chief Medical Director (CMD) of Edo Government-owned hospital, Dr. Osagie Ebomwonyi, who spoke while in the company of Governor Godwin Obaseki during an inspection tour of the state’s infectious disease isolation centre at the hospital in Benin, stated that even though the cases were unvaccinated, they were undertaking studies and analysis to find out if there was Delta variant in the state. Edo Coordinator of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Personal Assistant, Mr. Ozeto Waheed, confirmed the 17 Corps members we...
Trending photo of a sick Nigerian soldier receiving treatment on mattress supported by branches while his IV fluid hangs from a tree
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Trending photo of a sick Nigerian soldier receiving treatment on mattress supported by branches while his IV fluid hangs from a tree

A photo of a Nigerian soldier receiving medical treatment from his colleague has gone viral. The photo shows the sick soldier lying on a bed that is supported by the branches of a tree while the IV fluid being given to him was hung on the tree. The photo has generated reactions from Nigerians who are majorly concerned about the living condition of serving military officers.
Ex-Ajax star, Jerge Hoefdraad dies after being Shot in the Head at a Party
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Ex-Ajax star, Jerge Hoefdraad dies after being Shot in the Head at a Party

Former Ajax footballer Jerge Hoefdraad has died after being shot in the head at a party in Amsterdam-Zuidoost. The 35-year old was trying to break up an argument at a party on Sunday, August 1, when he was shot, according to his former club. Despite being rushed to hospital and having urgent treatment, his situation remained critical and he sadly did not survive. Dutch outlet De Telegraaf report that Hoefdraad died on Monday, August 2, from the serious injuries that he sustained. Hoefdraad began his career at Ajax alongside the likes of Ryan Babel and Urby Emanuelson, going on to play for RKC Waalwijk, Almere City, Telstar, Cambuur before signing for ASC De Volewijckersearlier this year. Cambuur wrote on their official Twitter account: "It is with great sadness that we...
Shock As Angry Mum Stabs Her Daughter To Death For Spending Night Outside Home
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Shock As Angry Mum Stabs Her Daughter To Death For Spending Night Outside Home

According to The PUNCH, the Ogun State Police Command has arrested a 45-year-old woman, Kafayat Lawal, for allegedly stabbing her 17-year-old daughter Ayomide Adekoya with a broken bottle to death. The woman also stabbed another of her children with a broken bottle in the hand which led to the victim’s hospitalisation. The spokesperson for the police in the state, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi disclosed this in a statement on Friday. Oyeyemi stated that the suspect was arrested following an information received by the Divisional Police Officer, Ogijo Divisional headquarters, CSP Mohammed Baba, at about 2;30 pm. Oyeyemi said the suspect locked her two daughters in a room where she beat and injured them with a broken bottle. He said “Upon information, the DPO mobilised his men and moved t...
Nigerian Army Hosts Injured Officers
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Nigerian Army Hosts Injured Officers

Army, Maj.-Gen. Lawrence Fejokwu, the Genera Officer Commanding (GOC) 81 Division of the Nigerian on Wednesday, assured wounded officers and soldiers that the Army will take charge of their treatment. Fejokwu said this during a special luncheon to honour sick officers and soldiers of the Division at the 68 Nigerian Army Reference Hospital, Yaba (NARHY), to mark the Eid-el-Kabir Celebrations. The GOC said that the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya had provided logistics within available resources to celebrate in the spirit of Sallah with injured and sick army personnel. “We will eat and dine with army personnel who got injured or fell sick in the spirit of Sallah celebration to boost their morale. “The Army is doing everything to facilitate their treatment to ens...
3 Siblings die, two Hospitalized after family consumed yam flour in Kwara
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3 Siblings die, two Hospitalized after family consumed yam flour in Kwara

Three siblings have died and two others were hospitalized after they ate Amala in a community in the Ilorin East Local Government Area of Kwara State. According to reports, five siblings of the same parents complained of abdominal pains and started vomiting after they consumed locally prepared yam flour meal (Amala). They were reportedly rushed to the children’s hospital in Centre Igboro but three of them were pronounced dead at the hospital. The other two survived and are responding to treatment. The father of the children, who is a farmer, said he produced the yam flour himself and doesn't know what exactly went wrong.
How Nnamdi Kanu Was Chained To Floor For 6 Days By Kenyan Security Operatives – Report
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How Nnamdi Kanu Was Chained To Floor For 6 Days By Kenyan Security Operatives – Report

Details of the inhumane treatment Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra suffered in Kenya has been exposed in a report by Sahara Reporters. In a report published today, SR revealed that security operatives in Kenya who bundled the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, to an undisclosed apartment, confessed to him that they were sent by the Nigerian government to abduct him. SaharaReporters learnt that the Kenya operatives chained Kanu to the floor for six days, not knowing who he was, until the news about him began to filter in. SaharaReporters was told that Kanu, by that time, had suffered injuries in his neck and his wrist. SaharaReporters gathered that Kanu, for the first time, was interviewed on Wednesday by the Department of State Ser...
Nigerian man dies in motor accident two days after his wedding
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Nigerian man dies in motor accident two days after his wedding

A Nigerian man, Jamilu Abdulhamid has died in a motor accident two day after his wedding in Kano State. It was gathered that Abdulhamid and his wife, Saratu Abdul Salisu got married on Sunday, July 11, in Kano State. The newlywed were involved in a road accident that occurred along the Kaduna-Abuja highway on Tuesday, July 13. While the groom died on the spot, the bride was seriously injured and currently receiving treatment in an undisclosed hospital in Abuja. The groom's friend, Kabiru Garba, who confirmed the incident, said the couple left Kano for Abuja with a plan to head to Benin Republic where they were supposed to settle down. "Innalillahi wa inna ilaihi raji'un! We lost Jamilu in a ghastly car accident on their way to Abuja. The couple just got married last ...
UNIUYO student shot dead, another injured as rival cult groups clash
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UNIUYO student shot dead, another injured as rival cult groups clash

A student of the University of Uyo, AkwaIbom state, has been killed and another shot in a supremacy battle which erupted between two rivals cult groups in the institution. It was gathered that the incident started on Tuesday, June 29, 2021, when the 300-level student in the department of Geography Department, Faculty of Social Sciences was shot dead by some suspected cultists. After the death of the student identified as Duke Alexander, a reprisal attack was launched by a rival group the next day. "A student from the Department of Geography was killed on Tuesday. But, on Wednesday around 5 pm, we heard some gunshots in the Department of Fine Art and on getting there discovered that a final year student was shot. He was said to be rushed to an undisclosed hospital where he ...
Groom with terminal cancer collapses and dies at the altar as his bride walks down the aisle with their son
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Groom with terminal cancer collapses and dies at the altar as his bride walks down the aisle with their son

A groom with terminal cancer collapsed and died at the altar as his horrified bride walked down the aisle with their son. Paul Wynn, 57, a father of eleven children from North Ayrshire, Scotland, collapsed at Saltcoats town hall last Friday just minutes before he was due to be wed to Alison Wynn, his partner of 21 years. According to Mail Online, Mr. Wynn was originally diagnosed with cancer in May and was later told it had turned terminal eight days before he then decided to marry his partner Alison, 36. The report said he was told he had six weeks and two months left to live by doctors, who told him his pancreatic cancer had spread to his liver and lungs. On the day, which was supposed to their wedding, Wynn collapsed at the altar as Alison walked towards him with their son. ...
It’s a shame to be called a Nigerian – BBNaija’s Gifty reacts after UAE suspended Direct Employment Visa for Nigerians
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It’s a shame to be called a Nigerian – BBNaija’s Gifty reacts after UAE suspended Direct Employment Visa for Nigerians

Big Brother Naija star, Gifty has reacted to United Arab Emirates suspending Direct Employment Visa for Nigerians. MCI reported that the United Arab Emirates government suspended Direct Employment Visa for Nigerians as a result of the increasing rate of crimes involving Nigerians in the Middle-East country. Reacting to this via an Instastory post, Gifty stated that it is a shame to be called a Nigerian. Describing Nigeria as a lawless country, she also expressed fear of other countries subjecting Nigerians to same treatment.
UNIBEN final year student shot dead after writing last exam
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UNIBEN final year student shot dead after writing last exam

A final year student of the University of Benin (UNIBEN) has been shot dead by yet-to-be identified gunmen. Augustine Izu was killed after gunmen invaded his compound in Ugbowo, Edo State on Tuesday evening, June 29, 2021, hours after his final paper and signing out. While the Political Science student died on the spot after being shot by the mask-wearing gunmen, his friend Walter Emeka survived after being shot in the arm. Emeka is said to be responding to treatment.
Unidentified Man Found Unconscious Rescued By NSCDC At Patigi
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Unidentified Man Found Unconscious Rescued By NSCDC At Patigi

A 27-year-old man who was found lying unconscious along Ahman Patigi University Road, Patigi, in Kwara state has been rescued by the Kwara State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, on Sunday, June 27. A statement by the spokesman of the command, Babawale Zaid Afolabi, in Ilorin, said “On Sunday, at about 1305 hours, the attention of our men from Patigi Division, who were on a routine surveillance, was drawn to a yet to be identified man who was seen lying unconscious along Ahman Patigi University Road. “Our men rushed to the scene immediately where they met the unconscious man who was lying almost lifeless.” He said the man was rushed to the Patigi general hospital, where he is responding to treatment. At the time of this report, the identity and other ...
Death toll from Gas Explosion in Lagos rises to five
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Death toll from Gas Explosion in Lagos rises to five

The death toll from the gas tanker explosion that occurred on Thursday night June 17 along the Bank Anthony Way in Lagos has risen to five. Three of the bodies, said to be adult males, were found inside one of the stores at the OPIC plaza while operatives of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) search for a child whose mother was rescued earlier this morning. It was learnt the woman, who was at the Chinese Restaurant, kept crying about her child when she was being evacuated to the hospital which gave insights that someone was trapped. A further search by the operatives led to the discovery of two more bodies, one of which was a child. Speaking on the rescue operation, the Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Manageme...
Nigerian man arrested in Ghana after he allegedly knocked down a woman with his car and dumped her in bush where she died
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Nigerian man arrested in Ghana after he allegedly knocked down a woman with his car and dumped her in bush where she died

An unlicensed Nigerian driver, Emeka Adams, has been arrested and charged with the murder of a 27-year-old teacher, Alice Adamtey in Accra, Ghana. It was gathered that the suspect, 42, knocked the woman down with his vehicle, picked her up on pretext of taking her to the hospital and abandoned her in a bush leading to her death. The suspect was arrested on Wednesday, June 17 and is being processed for court on the charge of murder. He is alleged to have committed the crime at the Adentan-Dodowa traffic intersection at about 7 p.m. on June 7, 2021 while he was driving a Hyundai Sonata Saloon vehicle with registration number GB 2126-20. Confirming the incident on Thursday, June 17,  the Public Relations Officer of the Accra Regional Police Command, Deputy Superintendent o...
I Don’t Think Bandits Who Attacked Us Are Nigerians – Kebbi Student
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I Don’t Think Bandits Who Attacked Us Are Nigerians – Kebbi Student

A female student of Federal Government College, Birnin-Yauri, Kebbi state, who escaped the attack on the school on Thursday, has said doesn’t think the gunmen are Nigerians. Naija News had earlier reported that the attackers, who rode on motorcycles, were said to have stormed the school from neighboring Rijau forest in the early hours of Thursday. A teacher, who did not want to be named, said that the gunmen conveyed their victims in a bus belonging to a parent. According to the school official, they had received information on a plan to invade Birnin Yauri community. He said a detachment of mobile policemen were deployed last week to the school, to prevent the attack. The teacher said when the bandits finally struck, the security operatives engaged them in a shootout but they w...
Secondary School Students Awaiting The Arrival Of Buhari
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Secondary School Students Awaiting The Arrival Of Buhari

Students of Government Technical Secondary School, Njimtilo, Borno State, were spotted patiently arranged as they wait for President Muhammadu in their school compound. President Buhari is currently in Maiduguri, Borno capital to commission different projects and address troops on the battlefront. He would also visited wounded soldiers who are currently receiving treatment. Below are pictures of the students awaiting the arrival of the president.     
Schmeichel slams UEFA for ‘ridiculous decision’ to restart Denmark vs Finland after Eriksen collapse
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Schmeichel slams UEFA for ‘ridiculous decision’ to restart Denmark vs Finland after Eriksen collapse

The former goalkeeper felt his home nation were put in a difficult position by organisers after seeing their team-mate taken to hospital Peter Schmeichel has slammed UEFA for the "ridiculous decision" to restart Denmark's Euro 2020 clash with Finland after Christian Eriksen's on-field collapse. The Group B encounter was suspended with 41 minutes on the clock after Eriksen fell to the ground before receiving emergency treatment from Denmark's medical staff. The midfielder was taken to hospital after regaining consciousness, and Kasper Hjulmand's side were subsequently given the option to finish the game on Saturday night or at noon the following day.
Christian Eriksen: UEFA Under Attack Over Midfielder’s Condition
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Christian Eriksen: UEFA Under Attack Over Midfielder’s Condition

  Former Manchester United goalkeeper, Peter Schmeichel, has criticised UEFA for their ‘ridiculous’ decision to play on with Denmark’s Euro 2020 tie against Finland on Saturday after Christian Eriksen’s collapse. The Inter Milan midfielder dropped to the ground towards the end of the first half and required CPR treatment from medical staff on the pitch. Denmark players, who formed a protective shield around Eriksen even as he was treated, were visibly disturb and in pain. Eriksen was eventually rushed to hospital and UEFA subsequently confirmed that the game would continue as Finland defeated Denmark 1-0, thanks to Joel Pohjanpalo’s only goal of the match. But Schmeichel has now hit out at UEFA for offering the players few options. “I want to put on record that i...
Castagne Out of Euros with Eye Socket Double Fracture
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Castagne Out of Euros with Eye Socket Double Fracture

Timothy Castagne suffered a double fracture in his eye socket during Belgium's 3-0 win over Russia in their Euro 2020 opener on Saturday, ending his involvement in the tournament. Castagne collided heavily with Daler Kuzyaev in the first half of Saturday evening's game against Russia in St Petersburg. The 25-year-old was forced off after suffering heavy swelling around his eye, and manager Roberto Martinez later confirmed the Leicester defender had suffered a double fracture in his eye socket. "Really bad news, sad to see Timothy Castagne is going to be out of the tournament," Martinez said after the game. "He's had images taken, he's got a double fracture, and now we'll take the necessary treatment." Defender Jan Vertonghen was also forced off early during Saturday's ga...
Chihuahua tears off woman’s entire eyelid as she gets lashes done for her birthday
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Chihuahua tears off woman’s entire eyelid as she gets lashes done for her birthday

A woman who went to get her eyelashes done left the salon bleeding after the lash technician's dog bit off her entire eyelid.   Kelsey Salmon, from Atlanta, Georgia, US, planned to get her eyelashes done for her birthday and a long-planned holiday to Hawaii,   Her usual lash technician was fully booked so the 23-year-old found an alternative on Instagram.   She went for her lash appointment but moments after her beauty treatment finished, the technician's chihuahua - which she had been stroking happily earlier - lunged at her in an unprovoked attack.     Horrifying photos show Kelsey's entire eyelid lay discarded still with her brand new extensions still attached.     Other images show her looking at the camera ...

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