Tuesday, 18 November 2014
A suspected suicide bomber was burnt a while ago at Gombe Line motor park where a bomb blast killed at least 30 people three weeks ago. Daily Trust Reports.The alleged bomber arrived the motor park with a sack, but refused to be screened by people at the entrance of the park. Daily Trust gathered. A twitter user with the handle @SS_liman seem to have witnessed the scene.
Wednesday, 5 November 2014
Well that didn't take long, did it? Shortly after reports claimed Bruce Jenner had moved on, Kris is getting back in the dating game, too.The Kardashian matriarch was spotted holding hands and cuddling with Corey Gamble earlier this week after a getaway to Mexico. Jenner has been spotted with Gamble — a road manager with Justin Bieber's manager Scooter Braun's SB Projects — several times over the past few weeks.
"What started off as a friendship has turned romantic, but it's all very new," a source told E!, the network home to Keeping Up With the Kardashians. Kris and Corey first met in Ibiza, Spain, in August at designer Riccardo Tisci's 40th birthday party (Kim and Kendall were there as well). The insider continued, "He's a really great guy… He's so nice and a very responsible man. He doesn't drink or party. He is very caring about other people and generally just an all round good guy."
A car slammed into pedestrians in Jerusalem on Wednesday in a possible terror attack. At least six people were injured, one of them critically and two others seriously, in the attack near Zaks Square in the capital. Two of those seriously wounded were rushed to Hadassah University Medical Center at Ein Karem. A few of the other injured were treated at the scene. The driver rammed his vehicle into crowds at two separate locations near the light rail track in Jerusalem. Immediately after hitting eight pedestrians, security forces nearby shot and killed the driver.
Just few months after their marriage problems rumor, Teebillz has done something surprising for his beautiful wife and singer, Tiwa Savage.Tiwatope Savage-Balogun, known by her stage name Tiwa Savage, is a Nigerian singer-songwriter, recording artist, performer, and actress who got married some months back to her heartthrob, Tunji Balogun in a high-classed wedding in Dubai.
However, the currently signed Sony/ATV Music Publishing and Mavin Records singer’s marriage has for a while now been in the microscopic eyes of everyone due to a rumor that they are having marital issues.
Residents of Kubwa in Abuja were thrown into confusion on Monday, November 3, when they found a middle-aged woman named Ope Kubona, stark naked on top of the roof of the All Saint’s Fellowship Church close to the Kubwa Village market.This attracted a huge number of spectators who branded her a witch.Kubona, who sold beans cake and was well known in the neighbourhood would have been lynched but for the quick intervention of the police, Punch reports.
The United Kingdom government has promised to return an additional 6.8 million pounds of the seized loot of former Delta Governor, James Ibori, to Nigeria.This detail was disclosed on Tuesday in London by Mr Rupert Broad, UK Metropolitan Police Senior Investigator, at a meeting on “Supporting Policing in Nigeria: What Role for Police in the Nigerian Diaspora” held in the House of Commons.Commenting on UK and Nigeria’s anti-corruption partnership, Broad said: “out of the eight million pounds confiscated from Ibori, 1.2 million pounds had so far been retuned to Nigeria, while the rest was waiting for redistribution as to when it would be sent back to Nigeria.
A Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday ruled that the founder of the Synagogue Church of All Nations, SCOAN, Prophet TB Joshua appears in court following the recent collapse of his building which left about 116 persons dead.Prophet TB Joshua is billed to testify on November 5 at the ongoing coroner’s inquest.The Judge, Ibrahim Buba, turned down the request of a Lagos-based lawyer, Olukoya Ogungbeje who had sought an interim injunction restraining Mr. Joshua from appearing before the coroner.According to the judge, Ibrahim Buba: “If Ogungbeje was the party summoned before the coroner, then the issue of a restraining order will arise, but in this situation, how can I restrain the whole world?”.
Tuesday, 4 November 2014
The recent takeover of Mubi Local Government Area of Adamawa State by the Boko Haram sect has crippled the economic and social activities in the area as the insurgents have reportedly instituted strict Sharia laws in the area.According to sources from Mubi, the moment the insurgents gained entry into the town, they started implementing strict Sharia law, consequently amputating the hands of 10 people found guilty of sundry offences, including looting of property belonging to fleeing residents, Punch reports.The sources said the victims were amputated in the presence of residents the insurgents asked to converge to witness the enforcement of Sharia law and they saw the terrorists parading them.Another eyewitness account revealed that Imams accused of preaching against Boko Haram, were dragged out from a mosque and beheaded.