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Latest News / Politics - 4 hours ago

“Nice shape, flat tummy…; it was very scary" – Man tells how lady left him at a cemetery (video)

To him, every smile she gave was an indication of how he was capturing her heart with his carefully-chosen romantic words and gestures. But unknown to him, those very smiles were reflections of sinister plans she had in store for him. It’s an engrossing story of how something that started off as a romantic date ended up as a memory-etching scary tale that sends shivers down his spine with every recollection. A horrifying and jaw-dropping recount of a short love story that started at the Glory Land Hotel in Odorkor and ended under a neem tree at the Awudome cemetery around 2 am. Ghana’s Independence Day celebration has historically been marked with musical concerts that usually feature the crème-de-la-crème of the country’s performers and the situation was not any different in 1998. It was the peak of Amakye Dede’s musical exploits and he was the headliner of an Independence Day bash being held at the aforementioned hotel....

Latest News / Politics - 4 hours ago

Joint police and military team removes COVID-19 patient from classroom ceiling hideout

It took joint police and military team to remove a COVID-19 patient on Saturday, May 30 from the classroom ceiling where he’s been hiding after escaping. Reports say security agencies in Uganda were over the weekend forced to launch a high voltage search for a COVID-19 patient who went missing shortly after receiving his results. According to, the patient, a truck driver, had just returned to Kayunga District in the neighbouring country after transporting pineapples to Kenya when he was diagnosed with the disease. Kayunga resident district commissioner, Kikomeko Mwanamwoiza is reported as saying the contact tracing team had searched for the 30-year-old man but could not find him, so authorities thought it prudent to employ services of the army and police to fish him out. "When the results revealed he was positive, the medical team in Kayunga was informed and given details of the case. However, efforts to get him to the hospital for treatment pro...

Latest News / Politics - 4 hours ago

Suspect in police cell allegedly cuts off his penis; police can’t find severed 'joystick'

One Thomas Agbezuke, a 35-year-old suspect in the custody of the police at Abor in Keta Municipality is alleged to have cut off his manhood with a sharp object. reported the police at Abor as having confirmed the incident, suspecting attempted suicide. Agbezuke who is reported to be on remand over his alleged involvement in a murder case is reported to have cut his manhood with a sharp object at about 11:30 pm on Sunday night at the blind side of police officers. Chief Inspector Asirfi Yeboah, the Station Officer for Abor is reported as saying that he received a distress call from the counter NCO, one Corporal Emmanuel Kyei that he had gone on a routine check on the inmates in the cells only to detect that remand prisoner Agbezuke had cut off his manhood with an unknown object and was bleeding profusely. The station officer and two other officers rushed the prisoner to Sacred Heart hospital, Abor for medical attention....

Latest News / Politics - 4 hours ago

“She was chasing me to school” - Graduate presents certificate to late mum at cemetery (photos)

Imagine your mother suffering and spending all her life earnings to see you through school but just when her labour is about to bear fruit, she passes away and cannot enjoy it. It is that kind of emotional feeling that compelled a graduate of Kano State Polytechnic, one Isah Salisu Alhassan who just passed out from his National Youth Service year to visit his late mother’s tomb at the cemetery to present his certificate to her. The young man has shared emotional photos of himself presenting his discharge certificate to his late mum at her grave. “She was chasing me to school” - Graduate present certificate to late mum at cemetery (photos) According to Isah, his mom passed in January this year, about 5 months to his POP, so while other corps members took their certificates home to their families he decided to take his to his mom’s grave to appreciate her efforts....

Latest News / Politics - 4 hours ago

Artiste manager suffers erectile dysfunction for 2 years after woman jilted him

A Ghanaian entertainment pundit and artiste manager, Dan Lartey, has revealed that for almost years his manhood went dead because a woman he loved dearly jilted him for another man after years of dating her. Revealing his plight in an interview on Kasapa FM, the official manager of gospel musician, EBA, said he was heartbroken because he invested all his resources in the lady. He opined that heartbreak is a crazy sickness that is more serious than the current pandemic Coronavirus which has claimed many lives. READ ALSO: Don’t call me prostitute; I’m not the one dating Abrokwah acid - Maame Esi fires Afia Schwar (VIDEO) “I had a broken heart and for one year and six months, my penis couldn’t erect. I invested so much in that lady who gave me the heartbreak. “Broken heart is one crazy sickness. It is more than Coronavirus. “Othe...

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'Invest N5b and get N10b in 3 years, guaranteed!' - Sijibomi Ogundele, MD/CEO Sujimoto

What has been the impact of COVID-19 on your business? In every adversity, there is a blessing. Covid-19 has indeed been a blessing for me. I have come up with more ideas than ever and even had time to study my past and also re-assess the opportunities in real estate. Many have said that the real estate industry is one of the worst hit by the Covid-19 Pandemic, but we have been here before during the last recession and we didn’t sink! Just like other times, we shall learn from it, rise and re-strategise. How do you intend take advantage of the opportunities in your industry post COVID-19? To take advantage of the opportunities ahead of us, there are 3 fundamental Ps we are already implementing: People, Prudence and Projects. Projects: We have 3 major projects we have in the pipeline that will bring a minimum of 200% ROI to Sujimoto. Most projects will last a minimum of 1 year, so while o...

Latest News / Politics - 15 hours ago

Edo: Obaseki absent at APC meeting with governors; Oshiomhole reacts

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, stayed away from the meeting of the All Progressives Congress (APC) governors had with the National Working Committee (NWC). Obaseki was in Abuja but went to see President Muhammadu Buhari instead. The APC governors were led to the meeting by their chairman and Kebbi State Governor, Atiku Bagudu. Others were […] Edo: Obaseki absent at APC meeting with governors; Oshiomhole reacts

Latest News / Politics - 17 hours ago

APC approves direct primaries for Edo election

The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Working Committee (NWC) has approved direct primaries for the Edo State governorship election. National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, stated this on Monday. He spoke after meeting with APC Governors Forum led by Kebbi Governor, Abubakar Bagudu. The meeting held at the party’s National Secretariat in Abuja. Oshiomhole said the party’s […] APC approves direct primaries for Edo election

Latest News / Politics - 18 hours ago

Crisis rocks Ondo SDP as faction suspends Agunloye

With few months to the governorship election in Ondo State, the state chapter of the Social Democratic Party, SDP, has been enmeshed in crisis. The crisis was occasioned by the dissolution of the Executive Council of the party by its National Working Committee, NWC, and subsequent appointment of Caretaker Committee to run the affairs of […] Crisis rocks Ondo SDP as faction suspends Agunloye

Latest News / Politics - 20 hours ago

Son of former Army Chief of Staff, Dambazau, wins suit against Siraju Idiris of PDP

The eldest son of former Chief of Army Staff Muhammad Shamsudeen Bello Dambazau has won his House of Representatives suit against Siraju Idris Kanawa of PDP. A Federal High Court in Kano struck out the PDP application filed against a lawmaker, representing Takai/Sumaila federal constituency of Kano State, Mohammad Shamsudeen Bello Dambazau for lack of […] Son of former Army Chief of Staff, Dambazau, wins suit against Siraju Idiris of PDP

Latest News / Politics - 20 hours ago

Intra-Party Affairs: Court strIkes out suit against APGA, Oye, INEC

A Federal High Court, Abuja Judicial Division, has struck out the suit filed by a chieftain of the All Progressives Grand Alliance(APGA), in Abia state, Smart Ihuoma, against Ozonkpu Victor Oye-led National Working Committee(NWC) and the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC). It will be recalled that the Abia APGA chieftain, Smart Ihuoma, had filed the suit […] Intra-Party Affairs: Court strIkes out suit against APGA, Oye, INEC

Latest News / Politics - 1 day ago

Tinubu meets with eight Governors in Lagos over Ondo, Edo primaries

The national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on Sunday met with eight Governors elected on the platform of the party, This Day reports. It is understood that the coming governorship primaries for Edo and Ondo States were discussed. The governors present include: the Chairman of the Progressives Governors’ Forum, […] Tinubu meets with eight Governors in Lagos over Ondo, Edo primaries

Latest News / Politics - 1 day ago

Edo Poll: Obaseki, 7 APC Govs Meet Tinubu

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State was on Sunday accompanied by seven other governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress to a meeting with Asiwaju Bola Tinubu over his second term ambition. Vanguard reports that the meeting was held behind closed doors at the State House, Marina, Lagos. & It was also gathered that apart Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State, who is chairman of the Progressives Governors’ Forum, other governors present at the meeting included Governors Rotimi Akeredolu (Ondo), Babajide Sanwo-Olu (Lagos) and Abdullahi Ganduje (Kano). Though the details of the meeting were not disclosed, it was gathered that the embattled governor of Edo State, Obaseki, who was also at the closed-door meeting, approached Tinubu to prevail on his estranged godfather, Adams Oshiomhole, the national chairman of the APC, to allow him to secure a second term. Obaseki and Oshiomhole have been at loggerheads over the second term ambition of the governor leading to the division of the APC in Edo. While the faction loyal to Obaseki wants indirect governorship primary, the other faction loyal to Oshiomhole is for direct primary and announced by the National Working Committee of the APC. As it were, Obaseki and Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, who recen...

Latest News / Politics - 1 day ago

Falae Bemoans Corruption, Wasteful Spending, Predicts Rise In Oil Price

Former SFG Olu Falae Olu Falae, a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, has advised the state and the federal government to cut down cost and avoid frivolous spending to salvage the country's economy amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Falae said Nigeria's economy would soon pick up but noted that political leaders at the helm of affairs need to urgently block leakages and focus only on essential spending. Former SFG, Olu Falae Sahara Reporters Media He spoke in an interview with Sahara Reporters, listing strategies to recover from the pandemic. The former minister said the price of crude oil, which initially fell as a result of the pandemic, would soon rise again and boost the nation's economy. Falae added that the Nigerian government needed to seriously focus on agriculture and give necessary support to farmers to prevent the food shortage that may arise after the pandemic. According to him, the country is not as badly affected as many other countries of the world with the pandemic, adding that the number of casualties was also minimal. He said, "Corruption, lack of sincerity and wasteful spending are the clog in the wheel of progress of this country and nobody want to care about this. “But we will gradually build up again and I believe in another...

Latest News / Politics - 1 day ago

Bandits Kill APC Chairman In Katsina State

Chairman of the All Progressives Congress in Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina State, Abdulhamid Sani Duburawa, has been killed by suspected bandits. Daburuwa was killed on Sunday afternoon at about 2:45pm after gunmen besieged Sabon Garin Dunburawa Village where he hails from. He was said to have travelled to the community to attend to some family matters.& He was shot multiple times while in the village. According to a source, the assailants came from a forest on a motorcycle and opened fire, killing him on the spot. His body, it was learnt, had been deposited at the General Hospital in Batsari. Katsina State has seen recent upsurge in activities of bandits in the last one month, leading to the loss of many lives and displacement of hundreds.& & CRIME Politics News AddThis :& Original Author :& SaharaReporters, New York Disable advertisements :&