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Tears and Sorrow as NYSC Batch B Corps Member Slumps, Dies in Maiduguri (Photos)

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A member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) who was serving at the Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital in Maiduguri, the Borno state capital, has slumped and died. The late corps member A corpse member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) identified as Kenechukwu Ejike Kennedy, who suddenly slumped and died on September 12, was on Wednesday morning, taken to ...

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Swaziland’s King, Mswati III marries a 19-year-old as his 14th wife (Photo)

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Mswati III, the current King of Swaziland and head of the Swazi Royal Family has married a 19-year-old girl as his 14th wife. According to Buzz SA, King Mswati’s new bride, 19-years-old Siphelele Mashwama is the daughter of Jabulile Mashwama, a Swaziland Cabinet Minister. Siphelele Mashwama who graduated from Swaziland’s Waterford Kamhlaba World University College is currently in the United ...

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Mexico earthquake: Death toll rises to at least 217 people, including school children found dead under rubble in their classrooms

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The powerful earthquake that struck on Tuesday near the town of Raboso in Puebla, about 76 miles southeast of Mexico City, has killed at least 217 people.   The quake toppled homes, schools, and apartment buildings. A volunteer worker said he and other rescuers managed to get into a collapsed classroom where they found all the people in the class ...

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Woman Gives Birth To Twins Conjoined At The Abdomen And Then Flees Hospital. Photos

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A mother who gave birth to conjoined twins and discharged herself has been urged to return her babies to hospital as they ‘desperately need surgery’. A woman in India ‘miraculously’ gave birth naturally to the infants who are attached at the abdomen but left within a few hours.   Doctors, who were unable to tell the gender of the children, ...

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Soldiers Invade Kidnappers’ Den in Ondo, Arrest Seven

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Nigerian troops busted the camp of kidnappers operating in Ondo, South-western part of Nigeria with successful arrest of suspects made. Men of the 32 Artillery Brigade of the Nigerian Army, Akure, Ondo State, on Wednesday stormed the various bushes in Akoko area of the state and arrested seven suspected kidnappers in their dens. The soldiers were said to have gone ...

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The man who was run over by a car thief survives with minor injuries

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A man was run over by a carjacker who stole his car at a gas station (read here) but he miraculously survived with minor injuries and was even well enough to grant an interview. Also, the carjacker has been caught. 36-year-old Bradley Hunkapiller left his car running and went into a convenience store at Hill and McCord in Toledo, Ohio early in the morning ...

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NDLEA Arrest 67 Persons for Drug Trafficking in Edo State

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NDLEA operatives have apprehended several offenders over the possession and trade of illicit substances in the South-south part of Nigeria.   File Photo The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Edo says it has arrested 67 persons for allegedly trafficking in various drugs in the state. The Commander of the agency, Mr Buba Wakawa, disclosed this to the News ...

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APC Summons Aisha Alhassan Over Perceived ‘Disloyal’ Comments on Buhari

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Following perceived disloyal comments about President Buhari, Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Hajia Aisha has been summoned by the All Progressives Congress. Hajia Aisha Alhassan The ruling All Progressives Congress APC Thursday summoned the Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Hajia Aisha Alhassan over comments regarding her political allegiance ahead of the 2019 presidential elections, Vanguard reports. ...

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