Monthly Archives: August 2019

American TV star Steve Harvey in Ghana for Year of Return

The Year of Return, an initiative aimed at marking 400 years since the first black slaves landed in Jamestown Virginia is taking off like fire. Already, the initiative that urges Africans in the diaspora to come back home, has seen an array of celebrities make their way into Ghana to explore, learn and appreciate their roots. American television star, Steve

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Woman Who Beat And Detained A Boy In A Dog Kennel, In Lagos, Arrested By Police

A viral video, which showed a woman beating up a child with a belt, before locking him up inside a dog house, has attracted the anger of the Police Command, and other civil organizations, including the Domestic and Sexual Violence Respond Team (DSVRT). Watch the video below The police also issued a press statement to douse the tension caused by

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Daura Emirate Residents Complain Of Poor Power Supply, Says They Only Enjoy Power When President Buhari Visits

It appears the power situation in the country is affecting those who are closer to the seat of power more than everyone else. Or what would you say to the complaints of the Daura Emirates, as the leaders from the five local government areas, under the emirate in Katsina State said that they only enjoy 24-hour supply of electricity when

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El-Zakzaky To Return To Nigeria As He Rejects Treatment From ‘Unknown Indian’ Doctors

Leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, who was flown to India for medical treatment last week, has refused being treated by the Indian doctors, because he claimed they were unknown to him. The Shiites leader insisted that he wants to be treated by the doctors who were booked to treat him before he and his

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DHQ Orders Taraba Battalion To Produce Wadume + More Details About Kidnap Kingpin, Hamisu Bala

The Defense Headquarters has reacted to the ongoing face off between the police and the military, by ordering the 93 Battalion of the Nigerian Army in Takum, Taraba State, to produce the alleged kidnapper Alhaji Hamisu Bala Wadume, who is currently on the run. The military says producing Haminsu would be an evidence that its soldiers are not culpable in

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The ‘Trump Wall’ is up in Europe as 500 migrants remain stranded in the Mediterranean

The European response to the Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” of illegal migration has largely been one of outrage and disgust but, is Europe any different? For many in Africa and the Middle East, Europe’s migration policies are not so different from Trump’s. Many Europeans take umbrage at Trump’s attacks. But even if they don’t subscribe to his “zero tolerance” approach

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Khafi kareem of Big Brother Naija Pepper Dem 2019, a Metropolitan police officer in UK, may be on the verge of losing her job for appearing on the Big Brother show despite being refused permission by her bosses. According to The Sun UK, Scotland Yard said it had not granted Khafi’s request to appear on the programme and that an

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Woman Who Created Fake Account To Test Boyfriend’s Fidelity Was Left Shocked

Nurse Akosuah May

A twitter post sighted by wakeupafrica360 has revealed the lengths at which a woman went to test her boyfriend’s fidelity. The woman who created a fake online account to chat up her own boyfriend anonymously was shocked when he responded that his girlfriend had died. Nurse Akosuah May, from Accra in Ghana, tweeted her dismay and racked up over 152.9K likes.

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