Woman Whose Husband Forced To Have 17 Abortions Seek Redress

-Adewale Adetoyese “My husband, Adewale forced me to have 15 abortions” Shukurat Adewumi A nurse, Shukurat Adewumi, on Monday sought the dissolution of her 17-year-old marriage to husband, Adewale, in a Customary Court sitting at Mapo in Ibadan on grounds that he forced to have 15 abortions. TellAfrica gathered that Shukurat, a mother of three, made the claim in her counter argument before Chief Ademola Odunade, the court’s President . ”He forced me to have abortion 15 times, putting my life at risk. ”He denied paternity of my three children.…

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Toxic Waste Kills 3 In Ondo State

The broken dam holding toxic substances produced by a Chinese company operating in Omotosho forest reserve in Okitipupa, Ondo State, has claimed the lives of three men in Ondo State. The information was confirmed by the Ondo State Police Command in the state. The Wewood company is engaged in cassava to ethanol production in the area and also involved in the production of plywood and tiles. The victims of the unfortunate incident are: Akinmusire Monday (35), Samuel Louis (45) and Ododolewa Adebowale (19). The men were in the forest to…

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Pastor Who Killed Herbalist Insist He Was Sent By God

The Police Command in Anambra has launched investigation to reveal the cause of alleged murder of a native doctor by a pastor. In a statement issued on Friday by Haruna Mohammed, the Command’s spokesman, identified the herbalist victim as 60-year-old Oliver Ugwu of Umusiome village, Nkpor near Onitsha. He said the suspect, Uchenna Chukwuma, 21, a pastor who reside at Ugwuezue street, Umusiome Nkpor near Onitsha, allegedly carried out the murder with a machete on 3 September 2020. “The suspect, who hails from Amagunze in Nkanu East LGA of Enugu…

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Ondo 2020: Shame On Us!!!

How badly can it get for us? Must politics be a do or die for us as Nigerians? If politics is actually a call to serve, why do we have to kill the very people we intend to serve before we get to the desired position of service? A call to serve humanity should be gotten through a free and fair process; why must political aspirants send out thugs cum party loyalist to destroy banners and posters of other eligible aspirants? Does it also have to get bad, to the…

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Onyinye, 25, Allegedly Stabs Lover To Death For Proposing Abortion

Onyinye Chime, 25-year-old, has allegedly killed her lover, Eleyi Azubuike, in Anambra State to death, for asking her to abort her pregnancy. Our correspondent S’Teller gathered that the incident happened on Ochiagha Street, Nkpor, near Onitsha, in the Idemili Local Government Area of the state, after the deceased had advised Chime to abort the pregnancy, which she objected to. A source told newsmen that 29-year-old Azubuike also declined to give her money for upkeep. “Onyinye was not comfortable with all these. So, she complained to people about it; but we…

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Africans On Twitter React As BBC Opines That Low COVID-19 Death In Africa Could Be Due To Poverty

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) will not seize to amaze us for the very wrong reasons. Africans on Twitter have reacted to BBC’s outrageous theory over the coverage of the Coronavirus pandemic in Africa. A tweet made by BBC was seemingly say racist, negative and propagates harmful stereotypes about the Africa continent. The BBC had in a series of reports from the start of the pandemic to date presented reasons why the Coronavirus will either wreck havoc on the continent or why Africans were not dying enough from the pandemic…

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Woman Arrested In Connection To EFCC Employment Scam

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested one Hajiya Hadiza Umar Abubakar for defrauding a job seeker, Nuraddeen Abubakar of N3,000,000 (Three Million Naira only) through a fake promise of securing employment for him in the EFCC. Our correspondent S’Teller gathered that the suspect was arrested in a branch of Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB), as she sent her son to make a transaction, unaware that the Commission has placed a Post No Debit (PND) on all her accounts. The detention of her son in the bank,…

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Ondo Hunters: How Escaped Suspect Was Re-arrested In Oyo State

Facts have emerged on how Sunday Shodipe, the 19-year-old man accused of the rape and murder of some female residents in Ibadan, Oyo State, was re-arrested on Sunday. The accused has been alleged for raping and killing of no fewer than three female residents in Akinyele area of Ibadan during the Coronavirus lockdown. The police in the state confirmed the report of Mr Shodipe’s re-arrest on Sunday through their spokesperson, Olugbenga Fadeyi, who also narrated how Mr Shodipe was taken back into custody. The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, also…

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Former Imo Governor Ohakim & Mistress Fights Dirty, Police Intervenes

The former governor of Imo State, Ikedi Ohakim, was in a dirty fight with a woman he had been in a romantic relationship. The former governor had alleged that at some point, the woman assaulted him in his hotel room in Abuja. The woman, Chinyere Amuchienwa, who also hails from Imo State lives in Lagos where she deals in luxury items. Mr Ohakim, 63, was governor from 2007 to 2011. He lost the election in 2019 when he contested again for the position. He has been married for 39 years…

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Sharia Law: Musician To Die By Hanging Over A Song Alleged To Be Against Prophet Muhammad

-Sayo Johnson An upper Sharia court in the Hausawa Filin Hockey area of the state said Yahaya Sharif-Aminu, 22, was guilty of committing blasphemy for a song he circulated via WhatsApp in March. Mr Sharif-Aminu did not deny the charges. Judge Khadi Aliyu Muhammad Kani said he could appeal against the verdict. States across Muslim-majority northern Nigeria use both secular law and Sharia law, which does not apply to non-Muslims. Only one of the death sentences passed by Nigeria’s Sharia courts has been carried out since they were reintroduced in…

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