SHOCKING!! [Video] Pope Francis Falls Over During Mass In Front Of Worshippers

This is the moment Pope Francis fell over during Mass in front of a television audience of millions while visiting Poland's holiest site. The 79-year-old Pontiff stumbled at the altar and had to be helped to his feet as he celebrated a Mass at the at the Jasna Gora Monastery in the southern city of Czestochowa. He was at the monastery, home to an ancient Catholic icon believed to work miracles, ahead of a trip by tram to meet young pilgrims from the world over.

“I stand by my allegations, I will never...

Lawmaker, Abdulmumin Jibrin has said he will never apologize to speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara over allegations of padded budget 2016.   In a...

Yummy: Cockroach Milk May Hit The Markets Soon –...

A little cockroach milk with those cookies? Chock full of protein, the insect milk may someday be transformed into a food supplement worthy of human consumption,...

How Nigeria Is Fighting Corruption – The Economist

  NIGERIANS know what to expect when they approach police checkpoints. “How can you appreciate me?” ask officers, AK-47s dangling languidly from their shoulders. “Happy weekend!” say security guards from the early...

Opinion: Obasanjo Initiated Abuja-Kaduna Rail Project Not...

People tend to forget continuum in governance! Supporters of former President Goodluck Jonathan have been giving the credit of the Abuja-Kaduna rail project to him. It was commissioned yesterday by President...

Saraki, Akpabio, Daniel, Odili, Ladoja Included In AGF’s List For Fresh Probe, Trial

Senate President Bukola Saraki, factional Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ali Modu Sheriff; and Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio, are among 31 former governors whose alleged corruption...

Photos From Requiem Mass For Former Super Eagles Coach, Stephen Keshi

The Funeral rites of former Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi has commenced with a a requiem mass currently holding at the St Paul's Catholic Church in Benin City, Edo...

Woman Caught On CCTV Dumping Her Baby Just Two Hours After Giving Birth

20-year-old woman has been arrested for allegedly dumping her two-hour-old newborn baby inside a plastic bag and running away.  She abandoned her baby in a pink plastic...

SHOCKING!! [Video] Pope Francis Falls Over During Mass In Front Of Worshippers

This is the moment Pope Francis fell over during Mass in front of a television audience of millions while visiting Poland's holiest site. The...

Nigerian Arrested In India For Selling Bitter Kola As A Cure For Treating AIDS

According to the Hindu reports, A Nigerian man identified as Eleazar, was nabbed on Sunday alongside three accomplices for cheating a local resident at Naya Nagar, Mira...

Buhari Approves Funds For Abuja Airport Runway

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved funds for the repair of the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja, runway. The Federal Government said the repair would be handled...

Man Eats Up A Big Basin Of Noodles After 48 Hours Of Incessant Work

They say this really happened in China. A Chinese firefighter ate up a whole pot of noodles after 48 hours of incessant firefighting in Lishui, east ?China?'s Zhejiang...

Asari Dokubo Loses Wife To Road Accident

Zainab Asari Dokubo, wife of Mujahid Asari Dokubo, founder of the Niger Delta People’s Volunteer Force (NDPVF), is dead.   She was reportedly involved in a motor accident while on her...

National Open University of Nigeria To Commence Scholarship Programme For IDPs

Prof. Abdalla Adamu, the Vice-Chancellor, National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), has said that the university is working towards offering scholarships to 100 Internally Displaced Persons(IDPs) in...

Traffic Law Enforcement: 35 FRSC Officers Killed By Drivers

At least 35 regular marshals of the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, have been killed by motorists on highways across the country in the past one year.   The Niger State...

Sokoto Government Arrests Racketeers Reselling Free Fertilisers.

Sokoto State Government says it is currently investigating some fertiliser racketeers, who were reportedly arrested in Sabon-Birni Local Government area of the State.   The state Commissioner of Agriculture, Alhaji Umaru...

Nigerian Man Divorces Wife Of 21 Years Because Of Her Horrible Cooking

A 46-year-old woman, Aisha, on Wednesday lost her 21-year-old marriage to her husband, Ashimiyu, over poor cooking. The petitioner, Ashimiyu, 54, approached the court and asked it...

“Don’t Use Military Action Against Niger Delta Avengers” – Governor Seriake Dickson

The governor of Bayelsa state, Seriake Dickson has revealed that he advised President Muhammadu Buhari not to employ any military operation against Niger Delta Avengers.   Addressing state house correspondents...

Military To Launch ‘Operation Ex-Crocodile Smile’ In Niger Delta

NIGER Delta Avengers, NDA, have said that President Muhammadu Buhari was free to step up oil exploration in the North East, but should forget about the export...

Delta State: Prosper Esegbue Defects To The APC Along With Over 1000 Supporters.

Barrister Prosper Esegbue, former Chairmanship Aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ukwuani Local Government Area of Delta State, has defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC) with his...

Budget Padding: 100 Reps Want Dogara, Lasun, Doguwa, And Leo Ogor Prosecuted.

Members of the House of Representatives, under aegis of Transparency Group, yesterday, told the anti-graft agencies to wade into alleged padding of the 2016 budget by the Speaker, Yakubu...

Nigeria’s Olympic Squad Suffering in Training Camp, Siasia Owed 5 Months Salary.

Head coach of Nigeria’s U-23 team, Samson Siasia, has revealed that he is being owed salaries for five months, by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).   Siasia is currently in Atlanta,...

PDP Mocks APC Over Railway Launch

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday react­ed to Tuesday commission­ing of the Abuja – Kaduna Standard Gauge Rail Line Project by President Mu­hammadu Buhari. In a...

Keshi’s Burial Rites Begin Today

The final journey home for late Super Eagles chief coach and renowned football tactician, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi, will begin today, with series of activities lined up to...

Elle Magazine Features Omotola As One Of 50 Women Shaping Africa

Elle magazine SA in its August Edition featured 50 Outstanding women shaping the Continent and names them #TheIncredibles. In an Article put together by International writer Dimeji Alara, the careful...

Fire Stunt Gone Bad During Nollywood Movie Filming, Actor Badly Burnt

A near death incident was averted on a Nollywood set recently when a promising actor, Ani Iyoho was badly burnt while playing...

Congolese Musician Koffi Olomide Detained In Prison, Reaches Out To His Fans For Support

Congolese musician Koffi Olomide was arrested by Police at his home on Tuesday. He was taken to a court building, subsequently charged by a prosecutor with...

Beyonce, Adele Lead The Nominees For The 2016 MTV Video Music Awards

Leading the 2016 MTV VMA nominees is Beyoncé, who’s up for 11 awards. Followed by Adele, who has a total of 8 nominations, seven of...

Male UNILAG Graduate Becomes A Woman After Surgery

Another Nigerian who was born as a man, Habeeb Babatunde Lawal, has joined the likes of Miss SaHhara and Stephanie Rose, two of the most popular transgenders, by undergoing...

Wizkid Shares New Pics Of His Lover, Justine Skye

Photos show Wizkid and his bae Justine Skye having a swell time at the One Africa Music Fest. All shared by Wizkid on his IG page.  

Rihanna Doesn’t Want Fans Playing Pokemon Go At Her Concert

Rihanna doesn’t want fans distracted during her show and that includes those obsessed with the new game taking the internet by storm, Pokemon go. During her weekend...

“I stand by my allegations, I will never apologize” – Lawmaker Abdulmumin Jibrin Dares Speaker Dogara

Lawmaker, Abdulmumin Jibrin has said he will never apologize to speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara over allegations of padded budget 2016.  

Yummy: Cockroach Milk May Hit The Markets Soon – Researchers

A little cockroach milk with those cookies? Chock full of protein, the insect milk may someday be transformed into a food supplement worthy of...

How Nigeria Is Fighting Corruption – The Economist

  NIGERIANS know what to expect when they approach police checkpoints. “How can you appreciate me?” ask officers, AK-47s dangling languidly from their shoulders. “Happy weekend!” say security guards from...

Opinion: Obasanjo Initiated Abuja-Kaduna Rail Project Not Jonathan

People tend to forget continuum in governance! Supporters of former President Goodluck Jonathan have been giving the credit of the Abuja-Kaduna rail project to him. It was commissioned yesterday...

Political Will; Key to Raising the Bar For the Wellbeing of Women and the Girl Child in Africa – Lanre Olagunju

During the 4th Women Deliver Conference which recently took place in Copenhagen, the largest gathering on girls and women’s health and rights, for more than a decade,...

That Coup in Turkey By Cemal Yigit

This is certainly not the best of times for us. We have experienced one too many distractions in recent times. And the last is the coup attempt by a...

Jibrin Drops New Bombshell On How Dogara, Lasun Others Padded 2016 Budget

Former Chairman of the House Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin, has reiterated that allegations of budget padding levied by him against the Speaker, Yakubu Dogara, and other principal members...

The Gulen Movement Is Not A Cult — It’s One Of The Most Encouraging Faces of Islam Today – Graham Fuller

Last week witnessed what may be the last act of an unfolding struggle between two major Islamic movements in Turkey. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan accused exiled Islamic leader...

Turkish Coup: Erdogans’ Rush To Nail Gullen May Consume Him By Chris Suleiman

Last Friday a faction of the Turkish Military staged a coup against the government of Recep Tayyip Erdogan where hundreds of persons were reported to have been killed. Some...

U.S. Pulls Out It’s Citizens Resident In Turkey As Erdogan Declares State Of Emergency

The U.S. Embassy in Ankara said on Tuesday the State Department has authorised the voluntary departure of employees' family members in Turkey after a failed military coup.   Turkey's declaration of...

DC Cop ‘Threatened’ To Shoot Michelle Obama

WASHINGTON — A District of Columbia police officer has been taken off a motorcycle escort for White House officials after he allegedly said he’d shoot first...

Update: Ansbach Bomber ‘Pledged Allegiance To ISIL’

A Syrian man who detonated explosives outside a music festival in the German city of Ansbach, killing only himself and wounding at least 15 people, had pledged allegiance to...

Breaking: Turkish Airlines Fire 250 Personnel Over Failed Coup

Turkey's state-run Turkish Airlines fired more than 100 employees, including management and cabin crew, as part of a purge at state institutions to root out supporters of an abortive...

Liberia After Ebola: Turning Midwives Into Surgeons

Before the outbreak of the Ebola epidemic in Liberia, the country had a total of 50 doctors for its population of 4.3 million. In comparison, there are 50 doctors available to every...

THE DIARY OF A PERVERTED CELIBATE (CHAPTER X)

It gets crowded at the Gate of Hell.

THE DIARY OF A PERVERTED CELIBATE (CHAPTER IX) by Japheth J Omojuwa

My tears are flowing like the Brazilian Iguazu falls now but only within me. I felt the path...

THE DIARY OF A PERVERTED CELIBATE VIII by Japheth J Omojuwa

They disappeared just as quickly as they had appeared. I felt like I was sweating but I wasn’t. I couldn’t. I was so afraid. Very afraid . I’d rather...

THE DIARY OF A PERVERTED CELIBATE VII by Japheth J Omojuwa

Now my soul is alone and lonely. My spirit trudges along this darkness of death. A while back my body desired...

THE DIARY OF A PERVERTED CELIBATE VI by Japheth Omojuwa

I decided to open my eyes one last time, to see the object of my desire and death one...