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PHOTOS: Twin Sisters Give Birth On The Same Day


Twin sisters Katie Bowden and Amy Meredith-Davies have done everything together their whole lives, but these sisters never imagined they would give birth on the same day. Katie and Amy both gave birth on Wednesday June 10 2015, just hours before turning 30. (L) Katie with her daughter Ella and ...

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Lagos Speaker Visits Mother Of Three Sets Of Twins


The Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, has paid a courtesy visit to Mrs. Ruth Uche, the mother of three pairs of twins who was abandoned by her husband, Emeka Benjamin Uche, as the birth of the third pair approached. The Lagos Assembly Speaker ...

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Buhari to reopen cases of political killings, others

Nigeria's former military ruler and opposition party All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate Muhammadu Buhari meets with U.S Secretary of State John Kerry at the U.S. consulate house in Lagos, Nigeria, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015. In a rare high-level visit to Africa's most populous country, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday urged Nigeria's leading presidential candidates to refrain from fomenting violence after next month's vote, and he condemned savage attacks by Boko Haram, an al-Qaida-linked insurgency. (AP Photo/Akintunde Akinleye, Pool)

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday promised that his administration will ensure that all cases of political assassination and kidnapping in the country are thoroughly investigated. A statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, quoted the President as making the promise while addressing state chairmen of the ...

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DEMOTED; Marilyn Ogar, Pro-Jonathan/PDP DSS Spokesperson


The newly appointed director general of the Department of State Security, Lawal Musa Daura, has demoted Marilyn Ogar, the agency’s former spokesperson, via a memo. Apart from demoting Ms. Ogar, the acting DSS director general also directed the demotion of numerous other officers of the agency who were just promoted ...

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Buhari Urges Muslims To Condemn Boko Haram


President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday urged the Muslim community to make a strong statements that would condemn the activities of insurgents who kill around the world in the name of Islam. Buhari spoke following the killing of about 150 men, women and children in Kukawa, Borno state on Thursday and also ...

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Nigerian Pastor Heals Mad Man In Ketu Lagos Bus Stop


Nigerian Pastor Heals Mad Man In Ketu Lagos Bus Stop.A mini revival took place yesterday at a bus stop in Ketu axis of Lagos.An unidentified pastor reportedly delivered a mentally unstable man from the spirit of insanity. According to eyewitnesses, the pastor got down from a bus and walked up ...

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Five bad reasons to oppose same-sex marriage

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So, same-sex marriage is legal across the United States. It’s a great victory for the equal rights movement, and it’s also heralded the latest chapter in what’s becoming a definitive period for evangelicals. For some Christians this is a sign that our society is shifting further away from the Christian ...

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UN to probe deadly Burundi police raid


UN human rights officials have said they will investigate the deaths earlier this week of civilians during a police raid in Burundi, as observers described Monday’s parliamentary elections as not “free or credible”. Burundi police on Wednesday raided a Bujumbura home seeking activists opposing President Pierre Nkurunziza’s bid for an ...

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Six UN peacekeepers killed in northern Mali


Six UN peacekeepers were killed by militants in Mali’s restive northern region, the UN mission in Mali, MINUSMA, said Thursday. Five others were also wounded when a UN convoy was ambushed in the morning near the city of Timbuktu, MINUSMA said. The UN mission said the wounded were being evacuated ...

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Tribunal rejects Akpabio’s request for adjournment


The Akwa Ibom State National Assembly Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja, where the election of former Governor Godswill Akpabio as senator representing Akwa Ibom North-West Senatorial District is being challenged, on Thursday, rejected a prayer for an indefinite adjournment of its proceedings. The counsel representing Akpabio, his party, the ...

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Rivers CP orders withdrawal of policemen attached to politicians


THE Rivers State Police Commissioner, Mr. Chris Ezike, on Thursday ordered the immediate withdrawal of policemen attached to politicians and other individuals. Ezike specifically warned policemen attached to politicians without any authorisation from the Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Solomon Arase, to shun such deployment. He expressed the need for officers ...

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Ladipo Market being renovated, says Lagos


The Lagos State Government says it has no plan to demolish or relocate the Ladipo Market from its present location. It added that the information that some parts of the popular market had been demolished was misleading. The Executive Secretary of the Council, Jide Bello, who spoke for the government ...

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