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A Heroine Sleeps: Woman Who Designed Ghana Flag, Theodosia Okoh Dies At 92

The woman who designed Ghana’s national flag, Theodosia Salome Okoh, has died, at the age of 92. A family source, who pleaded anonymity, confirmed the death on Sunday evening. The nonagenarian was also the first female chairman of the Ghana Hockey Association; the Accra hockey pitch is named after her. She[Read More…]

Panic In Bayelsa As Shell Confirms Oil Spill In Kolo Creek Fields

By Chris Nomjov Indigenes of Bayelsa have expressed their continued panic over the damage they continue to suffer due to the oil spillage at Kolo Creeks manifold, which has stunted fishing activities and destroyed their properties. Community leaders blamed the spillage on reluctance of the oil workers to respond to[Read More…]

‘We’ve Got You Covered’ – Zamfara State Earmarks N40 Million From Public Funds To Fund Mass Weddings

by Chris Nomjov & Agency Reports Zamfara State Government has earmarked N40 million to facilitate a mass wedding, organised by the Association of Widows and Divorcees in the state. Atiku Zawiyya, the Chairman of the Zamfara State Hisbah Commission, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria[Read More…]

Cleric, Wife Arrested For Trafficking Baby For N300,000 In Akwa Ibom

The General Overseer of a Pentecostal church in Akwa Ibom state identified as Pastor John and his wife, Deborah pictured above have been arrested by the Akwa Ibom state police command for allegedly kidnapping a new born baby with the intent of selling him to a child trafficking syndicate  at[Read More…]

Crossing The Line Of Duty: Police Corporal Allegedly Rapes Daughter Of Deputy Commissioner In Katsina

By Chris Nomjov The Nigerian Police Force, Katsina State Command is under the spotlight after a reported rape case, involving two of her officers. Police Corporal, Hamza Aliyu, has been remanded in prison for allegedly raping the 15-year old daughter of a Deputy Commissioner of Police. It was learnt that[Read More…]

Mystery Clouds The Death Of Former Deputy Speaker Of Akwa Ibom Assembly

By Chris Nomjov In what appears remains a mystery to Akwa Ibom indigene, Hon. Okon Uwah, a former deputy speaker of the House of Assembly candidate in Akwa Ibom State, was reportedly killed on Wednesday while on campaign in Ward Three in the Ukanafun Local Government Area.Uwah, who was contesting[Read More…]

She’s The Man! Egyptian Widow Disguised As A Man For 43 Years To Fend For Her Family; Honoured

Egyptian widow, Abu Daooh, 64, has been honored by a Local government in Egypt with the ‘woman breadwinner’ award after it was discovered she disguised as a man for 43 years so she could operate as a shoemaker and fend for her family. Daooh lost her husband 43 years ago[Read More…]

Abia Commissioner Accused Of Raping 11-Year Old Maid To Death

Controversy surrounding the death of a minor, identified as Anwulika Nathan (an 11year old girl) from Owo-Ahia Afor in Obingwa Local Government Area of Abia State in the house of her guardian has been reportedly causing ripples in the community.Awnulika, the last female child of Mr. Chinenye Nathan, a civil[Read More…]

Unclad Ekiti Mothers Protest Children’s Unlawful Arrest

By Chris Nomjov Angry women in Emure Ekiti have protested against the arrest of over 30 of their children by the Police in connection with the alleged attempt to burn the palace of Elemure of Emure Ekiti, Oba Emmanuel Adebayo, a retired Assistant Inspector General of Poilce and ex-Commissioner of[Read More…]

Enugu Wife Sends Daughter To Bed Before Sending Husband To Untimely Death

By Chris Nomjov A housewife, in Isiuzo Local Government of Enugu State, has murdered her husband in cold blood, throwing the whole area into shock. The development was even more shocking as the motive behind the murder has remained unknown. The deceased, Elijah Agbo, who hails from Imirike Agu village[Read More…]