Date
November 27, 2019

Sad! Final year student commits suicide after finishing project

  PORTHARCOURT – A final year student of the department of electrical engineering, University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) identified as Prince Digbani reportedly committed suicide at his off-campus apartment in Aluu on Monday November 25. Digbani was reportedly advised against committing suicide after hinting about it while telling his friends that “he doesn’t feel fulfilled”. His friend rushed down to his apartment after he failed to pick his calls after sharing suicidal posts on his Whatsapp status. The deceased who was given red oil to drink by his co-tenants who found him convulsing upon breaking down his door after hearing a loud noise, was pronounced dead at Lulu-Briggs medical centre [Read]

Passengers disembark, trek to station as Kaduna-bound train breaks down in bush

  A Kaduna-bound train from Abuja on Wednesday broke down about 1000 meters to the Railway Station in Rigasa, Kaduna. It was learnt that passengers on board the train had to disembark with their luggage on their heads or hands and walk to the station when it became obvious that the fault cannot be fixed immediately and it would take more than two hours to drive another train from the Idu Terminal in Abuja. The passengers were, however, escorted by teams of mobile policemen on board the train and those at the station to Rigasa. An eyewitness at the station said they saw the light of the train when it [Read]

Infrastructure, education get lion share as Makinde presents N208b Budget 2020

IBADAN – Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, on Wednesday, presented a N208 billion 2020 budget estimates to the State House of Assembly for approval. Governor Makinde, while addressing the Assembly in a 16-page speech, noted that his administration plans to be bullish with infrastructure development in the State by embarking 23 per cent of the budget for the sector. A statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Taiwo Adisa indicated that the 23.93 percent allotted to infrastructure is the highest in the state’s history. The statement also indicated that in line with his administration’s belief that education remained the fastest way to take the people out [Read]

Kogi West: Melaye submits another petition to INEC, seeks postponement of supplementary poll

  ABUJA – Sen. Dino Melaye, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for Kogi West Senatorial election, has called for the postponement of the supplementary election scheduled for Nov. 30. Melaye made the call while addressing newsmen at the headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Abuja, where he had gone to submit another petition on the election. He called on INEC to postpone the election, until it was able to address what he described as ‘noticeable infractions’ in the Nov. 16 election and concerns over areas where the supplementary election would be held. Melaye had, on Nov. 20, submitted a petition, calling for total cancellation of the [Read]

I Hate My Big Breasts – Nigerian Lady Laments [READ FULL GIST]

A Nigerian lady has taken to Instagram to air her frustration about the size of her breasts. According to Mimi Ubini, she hated her big boobs growing up and would cry every night because of this. She wrote; “Growing up I hated my big boobs, it was not funny o. I used to cry every night, lord why me? Why do I have boobs at the tender age of 9 when my mates were flat-chested? Why? Why? Now everyone thinks I have ‘spoil’. I recall meeting my best friend begging her to tie wrapper very tight on my chest so they can go back.. true story.   The reason I hate [Read]

Shocking! Woman Squeezes Husband’s Manhood to Death Over Alleged Infidelity

  Men of the Edo State Police Command have arrested a middle-aged woman identified as Eki Ekhator for allegedly killing her husband by squeezing his manhood. The incident was said to have happened at Ukhiri community in Ikpoba-Okha local government area. Sources said the woman had a quarrel with her late husband after accusing him of infidelity. She was said to have always had fracas with her husband any time he returned home late. [Read]

Nigerians, Civil Society Groups Protest Against Social Media, Hate Speech Bills At N’Assembly

Following a bill seeking to regulate social media which has passed second reading at the Senate, Nigerians begins heavy protest today at the National Assembly. In a statement made available by the convener of the protest, ‘Concerned Citizens Of Nigeria’ Deji Adeyanju, said the protest will hold on 27th November and Thursday 28th November. The group noted that the march is meant to oppose the proposed Hate Speech bill and the anti social media Bill. The statement reads, “There will be a protest at the National Assembly tomorrow being Wednesday 27th November and Thursday 28th November organised by concerned citizens of Nigeria.” This march is meant to oppose the proposed [Read]

Scientists Discover ‘Garden of Eden’ in Africa [SEE PHOTOS]

Africa has been identified to have a space of origination by some Researchers who through series of Analyzing DNA came to conclusion that our ancient ancestors was in Botswana in the middle of the south of the continent which they called ‘Garden of Eden’. Human Existence Researchers has said that all Hunan species evolved all over Africa, the area now named the “Garden of Eden” is currently deserted which was before full of wetlands. Our ancient ancestors originated just south of the Zambezi River once home to an enormous lake similar in size to England, called Lake Makgadikgadi. The lake stretched all the way from Namibia, across Botswana and into [Read]

Zamfara Assembly cancels N10m monthly pay to Ex-Gov Yari, others

  DAMATURU – The Zamfara State House of Assembly laid to rest the controversy surrounding the payment of pension and other entitlements to former governors, their deputies, speakers and their deputies by repealing the law on Tuesday. Presenting the bill before the House, the House leader, Faruk Dosara, urged his colleagues to, as a matter of urgency, consider the complete repeal of the law which provided the jamboree pay for the former political leaders of the state at the detriment of the retired civil servants who had not been paid their entitlements over the years. According to Dosara, the past leaders were collecting over N700m annually which “the state economy [Read]

“I Want My Own Man But If God Gives Me Yours, Who Am I To Argue” – Eniola Badmus

  Nollywood Actress, Eniola Badmus took to her snap chat page to share a deep message to married couples saying that she wants her own man but if God gives her your man, she won’t argue with him. Is this a good prayer point or wish? See Caption; Share your thoughts with us on this. [Read]

Nigerian lecturer babysits his student’s twins while the mother wrote an exam [PHOTOS]

– A Nigerian lecturer is melting hearts on social media after what he did to help one of his students – The lecturer identified as Frederick Bassey helped his student babysit her child while she was taking an exam – Bassey shared photos of himself babysitting in the exam hall A lecturer at the University of Calabar identified as Frederick Bassey is being celebrated on social media for assisting one of his students, who is a mother of twins. The lecturer helped his student babysit her twins. According to Bassey, who talked about the experience on Twitter, the student was writing a statistics exam and he knew she would need [Read]

Don Jazzy unveils new multi-million naira Mavin office as he celebrates 37th birthday [SEE PHOTOS & VIDEO]

Nigerian music mogul, Don Jazzy is a year older today and he took to his Instagram page to share the good news. To make the celebration an even bigger one, Jazzy revealed that his record label, Mavin, now has huge office spaces located in Victoria Island and Lekki areas in Lagos. He shared a video of the massive properties with their lavish and classy interiors as fans could not help but marvel. Donjazzy accompanied the video with a message that reads: “All glory to GOD for making me see another year. GOD has been soooo faithful to me. They say a fool at forty is a fool forever so Turning [Read]

Nigeria becomes first W’African country to use 5G technology

MTN Nigeria Plc yesterday announced that Nigeria has become the first country in West Africa to try 5G technology and applications. It was the outcome of a collaboration between the Ministry of Communications Technology and Digital Economy, the Nigerian Communications Commission(NCC), MTN and Huawei (Abuja), ZTE (Calabar) and Ericsson (Lagos.) In a statement made available to Daily Sun, MTN said it was honoured to host the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Pantami; the Chairman of Nigerian Communications Commission, Senator Olabiyi Durojaiye, and the Chairman, the Executive Vice-Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Garba Danbatta; House of Representatives, Committee on Communications, Honourable Akeem Adeyemi at the [Read]

Porn accidentally airs instead of CNN in Boston for 30mins, report alleges

  Were reports that porn aired on CNN in Boston a hoax? A CNN spokesperson told Fox411 Friday that “The RCN cable operator in Boston aired inappropriate content for 30 minutes on CNN last night. CNN has asked for an explanation.” According to RCN, the report appeared to have stemmed from a single person’s tweet. RCN is a cable provider responsible for CNN’s broadcasting up and down the East Coast. However, hours later a CNN spokesperson said, “Despite media reports to the contrary, RCN assures us there was no interruption of CNN programing in the Boston area last night. There was no immediate explanation for the discrepancy and the original [Read]

Abuja man in trouble as lady he met on Twitter and invited refuses to leave his house after one week [READ FULL STORY]

An Abuja based man narrates his experience with a lady that refused to leave his house after visiting. A Twitter user withe handle @Shalomtheo took to the platform to share his experience with a female visitor that refused to leave. The guy narrated how he met the lady on Twitter, invited her for the weekend and how she overstayed her welcome. According to him, he had to feign travelling on an official visit before she packed her bags and left. Read his post below; “So I and one twitter sweetheart have been talking to each other for a while. It really did go down in the DMs. She stays in [Read]