Author Archives: Igwilo Emilia

Igwilo Afoma Emilia, popularly known as Emilo, is a fast rising Nigerian musician, song writer and producer. A gifted writer and social commentator, Emilo is one of the strong believers of Democracy, Freedom and Social liberty. Her passion for running a news blog stemmed from her quest for truth and desire to keep the people adequately informed about the realities around them.

Horror as 6-year-old Boy is Mauled to Death by Rampaging Bear in Front of Twin Sister (Photo)

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Horror as boy, 6, is mauled to death by rampaging bear as his twin sister watches in horror in Russian village attack. The bear was caught and killed by locals later A six-year-old was boy mauled to death by a brown bear after being snatched while playing with his friends – including his twin sister. The children were approached by ...

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Man Knocks Out Girlfriend, Stabs Her Brother After Father’s Burial…You Won’t Believe Why (Photo)

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A young man has stunned family and friends with his very rash actions after he knocked his own girlfriend out and stabbed her brother. Karl Gough Karl Gough, a 24-year-old man has been jailed for nine years after he beat his girlfriend unconscious and stabbed her brother while he was grieving after his dad’s funeral. According to Metro UK, Karl ...

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Kenyan journalist risks his life to save disabled beggar from a swarm of angry bees outside Supreme Court

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Victor Muyakane, a reporter with Kenya Broadcasting Corporation (KBC) has become somewhat of a national hero after saving a physically disabled beggar as he fled from a swarm of bees that run amok attacking Kenyan opposition (NASA) and ruling party (Jubilee) supporters at the Kenyan supreme Court on Wednesday,  September, 20. Muyakane was covering a demonstration against the Supreme Court ...

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Richest Woman in the World, Liliane Bettencourt Dies at 94

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Many family members and close friends have been left totally inconsolable as the richest woman in the world passes away. Liliane Bettencourt Liliane Bettencourt, the L’Oreal heir who was the world’s richest woman, has died, The Guardian reports. The woman whose old age was clouded by dementia, died at the age of 94, her family says. “Liliane Bettencourt died last night ...

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Seven Borno Local Councils Are Still Controlled By Boko Haram

In this photo of Thursaday, Oct.21, 2010,  Al-Shabaab fighters display weopons as they conduct military exercises in northern Mogadishu, Somalia A failed offensive by Somalia's strongest insurgent group has left at least 20 people dead as the Islamist group attempted to recapture a district in southwestern Somalia from government forces, an official and a witness said Friday.   The attempt by al-Shabab, an al-Qaida-linked Somali militia, to win back a district near Kenya's border left 12 people injured, said local resident Osman Gelle. Gelle said the violence, which started Thursday afternoon, was the worst he had seen in more than a year.   Somali government forces took over the Beled-Hawa district last Sunday in an offensive launched to take back areas held by militants. Al-Shabab militants took control of the area in Jan. 2009 after Ethiopian troops, who had entered to support Somalia's transitional government, withdrew from Somalia. The militia group briefly lost control of the town in Aug. 2009 to Ahlu Sunna Waljamea, a moderate Islamist group allied to the government.
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It has been revealed that as many as seven local government councils in the troubled State of Borno, are still controlled by Boko Haram. File photo: Boko Haram Buba Galadima, a chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), has debunked a claim by the Federal Government that all territories have been reclaimed from Boko Haram, saying that at least seven ...

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Former Akwa Ibom state First Lady is Dead

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The wife of a former governor of Akwa Ibom State has passed away, a family source has disclosed to a correspondent on Thursday. Imo Isemin The wife of the first civilian governor of Akwa Ibom State, Akpan Isemin, has died in an undisclosed hospital in Uyo, the state capital on Wednesday. An aide to the former first lady made the ...

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19-year-old Dreaded Kidnapper Who Abducted a Traditional Ruler Arrested in Rivers State (Photos)

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The Anti-Robbery Team of the Okehi Division in Rivers state have arrested a deadly teenage kidnapper in the state. The criminals paraded by the police It is the end of the road for a 19-year-old notorious kidnapper and his gang member after they were arrested by men of the Anti-Robbery Team of the Okehi Division in Rivers state. Emeka Nwala ...

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Chelsea Youngster Set To Dump England For Nigeria As He Meets With Pinnick In London. Photos

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The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) is much closer to securing the services of Chelsea FC of England forward Tammy Abraham to switch allegiance from England to Nigeria, according to NFF President Amaju Pinnick. Pinnick hinted after Wednesday’s meeting with the tall striker, who has represented England at junior level but is eligible to wear the green-white-green for the Super Eagles having ...

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