Monthly Archives : August 2016

Nigeria to experience solar eclipse tomorrow, public advised to remain calm


A solar eclipse will occur in Nigeria on Thursday, September 1, between the hours of 7:15am and 10:03am with slight variations in actual timing across the country, the National Space Research and Development Agency (NSRDA) said. A press statement by the Head of Media and Corporate Communications, Dr Felix Ale, appealed to the general public not to panic or attach…

N2bn Fraud: Orubebe Absent In Court As Lawyer Says He Is Hypertensive


A former Minister of Niger Delta, Godsday Orubebe, was on Tuesday absent from a High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Maitama, where he was scheduled to be arraigned alongside others on charges of diversion of about N2bn meant for the dualisation of Section IV of the East West Road. Orubebe and others allegedly committed the offences between 2010…

Desperate Couple Who Gave Up £250,000 Home To Fund IVF Finally Welcome Their Miracle Baby


A couple who gave up their £250,000 home to fund IVF after suffering six miscarriages have finally welcomed their miracle baby. Jo and Adam Wiggins, both 33, from Braintree, Essex, lost six babies in four years before Max’s arrival in June.The couple were so desperate to fund another round of IVF treatment they rented out their home and moved back…

You’re An Ingrate, We Will Expose You – NFF Fires Back At Siasia


A top official of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), has threatened to expose Samson Siasia, if he continues to castigate the football house. Siasia, who recently won bronze with Nigeria’s U-23 team at the 2016 Olympics, has said he is “done” working for Nigeria. It will be recalled that Siasia revealed he has not been contacted by any staff of…

Pastor Rapes 13-Year-Old Boy To Cure Homosexuality


A pentecostal pastor with the Jesus Miracle Ministries, Awka, Anambra State (names withheld) is on the run after he allegedly sexually assaulted a 13-year-old boy.A source who pleaded anonymity told Punch correspondent that the gay pastor was told by a native doctor that his homosexual ‘sickness’ would be cured if he slept with a male teen.Narrating his ordeal, the victim…