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Pay me N3.5m before I can grant you divorce, businessman tells court

Pay me N3.5m before I can grant you divorce, businessman tells court A businessman, Alhaji Murtala Adamu, yesterday, prayed a Gudu Grade II Court not to grant his estranged wife’s request for divorce until she returns the N3.5 million he spent on her. Adamu made the request during a divorce proceeding to end his one-year marriage to Layisatu Abubakar. Abubakar filed a case...... more

Harry and Meghan release unseen pictures to mark first wedding anniversary

Harry and Meghan release unseen pictures to mark first wedding anniversary Harry and Meghan Pictures The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have released a series of previously unseen photos of their marriage to mark their  first wedding anniversary. The photo montage was posted on Prince Harry and Meghan’s Instagram page and shows behind the scenes images from their wedding at St George’s Chapel...... more

Nollywood star threatens suicide over Wizkid

Nollywood star threatens suicide over Wizkid Nollywood actress, Uche Okoye has threatened to kill herself after she was snubbed on social media by Nigerian singer Wizkid. Okoye who took to her Instagram page to express her love for the singer, however, gave him one week ultimatum to follow her back on social media and recognise her love...... more

Couples are having less sex, study finds

Couples are having less sex, study finds Couples are having less sex than in the previous two decades, new UK research says – but the number of people wanting more is rising.A survey found that British people who are married or living with a partner are having sex less often, driving an overall decline in sex within UK...... more

Zinox communications chief quits bachelorhood

Zinox communications chief quits bachelorhood It was a celebration of love on Saturday, May 4, 2019, as Mr. Gideon Ayogu, Head of Communications at Africa’s leading ICT conglomerate, Zinox Technologies Limited, solemnised his union with his heart-throb, Miss Peace Nwaogu. Friends and families of the couple were joined by ICT industry stakeholders and the media during...... more

Kano State Government splashes N300m on mass wedding, house furnishing

Kano State Government splashes N300m on mass wedding, house furnishing Kano State Government on Sunday said that it spent over N300 million on mass wedding for 1,500 couples in the state.‎ The wedding prayer which was conducted by the Chief Imam of Kano, Prof. Sani Zahradeen, was presided over by the Emir of Kano,  Muhammadu Sanusi II and Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje...... more

Five die as jilted man sets lover’s house ablaze

Five die as jilted man sets lover’s house ablaze  An aggrieved lover, Mr. Deji Adenuga aka Davar, has reportedly set a family of nine on fire at Igbodigho in Okitipupa Local Governent Area of Ondo State. Adenuga was said to have been jilted by his girlfriend, Titi Sanumi, prompting him to set her family house ablaze in the middle of...... more

Women better at hiding infidelities than men: Researchers

Women better at hiding infidelities than men: Researchers Scientists in Australia have revealed that women can judge whether a man is likely to be unfaithful just by looking at his face but men are less able to spot a cheating woman, debunking the universality of the notion that one can’t hide one’s lying eyes.  The researchers at the University...... more

Man slaughters 17-year-old wife in Kano

Man slaughters 17-year-old wife in Kano  The police command in Kano State has arrested a 26-year-old man, Aminu Inuwa, of Jakada Quarters Kano, for allegedly slaughtering his 17-year-old wife, Safara’u Aminu. According to The Guardian, the command’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Abdullahi Haruna, confirmed the arrest of the suspect in an interview with the News Agency of...... more

Wife kills husband in Kano for phoning his girlfriend

Wife kills husband in Kano for phoning his girlfriend The Kano State police command yesterday said it has arrested a housewife, Rashida Muhammad, in Dorayi Quarters for allegedly pushing her husband to his death on a stairs. The command’s Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Abdullahi Haruna, who confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) said the incident...... more

Women in Japan rebel against Valentine's Day

Women in Japan rebel against Valentine's Day Japanese women are rebelling against a decades-old Valentine's Day tradition that obliges them to give chocolates to men. On February 14, the nation's female workers are expected to give "giri choco," or obligation chocolates, to their male colleagues. Women are also expected to buy heartfelt chocolates, "honmei choco," for their crushes...... more

How to find true love: Philosopher

How to find true love: Philosopher Famous Israeli philosopher Aaron Ben-Ze’ev has argued in his forthcoming book that most of the popular ways to look for lifelong love are not good enough. Ben-Ze’ev offers in his book “The Arc of Love” a unique approach on how to gain and maintain an enduring loving relationship. The most crucial...... more

Man kills police officer over affair with lover

Man kills police officer over affair with lover Tragedy recently struck in Benin, the Edo State capital as two married men who were in love with the same lady fought dirty which led to the death of one of them identified as a serving police officer. The sad incident took place at about 8pm on December 27, last year...... more

Man kills wife, in-laws for having sex with best friend

Man kills wife, in-laws for having sex with best friend Tragedy struck in Florida on New Year’s Day as a man was accused of shooting his wife and her parents after he discovered a video of her cheating on him with his best friend. Police say William Brian Stillwell, 39, of Satellite Beach, was arrested on attempted murder and child abuse charges, WFTV reported....... more

Man dies after seventh round in sex competition

Man dies after seventh round in sex competition A middle-aged man, simply known as Davy, has died in a popular hotel in Ikotun area of Lagos State during a sex competition with a lady identified as Loveth. It was gathered that the late Davy had argued with Loveth on who can last longer in a sex bout. Both claimed...... more

Kano govt to conduct 3,000 mass weddings for widows, divorcees, spinsters

Kano govt to conduct 3,000 mass weddings for widows, divorcees, spinsters  The Kano State Government has set up a 23-member committee on state-sponsored wedding of 3,000 widows, divorcees and spinsters in the state. This was contained in a statement by the state Commissioner for Information, Malam Mohammed Garba in Kano on Wednesday. He said the state governor, Dr Abdullahi Ganduje approved the...... more

2019: Atiku/Obi ticket best choice to rescue Nigeria’s failing economy — PDP youth leader

2019: Atiku/Obi ticket best choice to rescue Nigeria’s failing economy — PDP youth leader The South East youth leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Comrade Chidiebere Egwu, has said that the choice of Nigeria’s Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar as the PDP presidential candidate and former governor Peter Obi of Anambra state as his running mate was the best choice that would rebuild...... more

Married man kills pregnant mistress after she refused to get abortion

Married man kills pregnant mistress after she refused to get abortion A married Florida father is accused of killing his mistress who was eight months pregnant with a child authorities say he fathered, PEOPLE confirms. Jose Soto-Escalera, 41, is charged with two counts of first-degree murder in the death of Tania Wise, 23, whose body was found in a ditch in a...... more

Sub-Saharan Africa has highest number of poor people in the world: World Bank

Sub-Saharan Africa has highest number of poor people in the world: World Bank World Bank report says that sub- Saharan Africa continues to have the greatest number of extremely poor people in the world. The report on Thursday points out that more than half of the global poor reside in Sub-Saharan Africa, and more than 85 per cent of the poor lived in either...... more

How our marriage was put on hold for 46 years — Pastor, 83, who married 70-yr-old woman

How our marriage was put on hold for 46 years — Pastor, 83, who married 70-yr-old woman Residents of Sango, Ogun State watched in amazement as 83- year-old founder of Christ Apostolic Church, Ode-Ijaye Worldwide, Rev (Dr.) John Shola Ojo, engaged in traditional marriage to his 70-year-old wife, Bisi Ojo, after living together for 46 years. The ceremony was done like a young couple was getting married despite...... more

Monarch wants law on compulsory HIV test for intending couples

Monarch wants law on compulsory HIV test for intending couples The Ona of Abaji and Chairman, FCT Traditional Ruling Council, Alhaji Adamu Yunusa, has appealed to the National Assembly to enact law for compulsory HIV test for intending couples in the country. Yunusa made the appeal while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on the sideline of a conference....... more

Two married women fight dirty over widower

Two married women fight dirty over widower Two married women, a civil servant and a petty trader (names withheld) at the weekend engaged in a brawl over a widower in Okpoko, Ogbaru Local Government Area of Anambra State. The widower, Chiemeziem, a commercial bus driver based in Okpoko is said to be dating the two married women who...... more

Downpour cuts off 3 communities in Lagos State

Downpour cuts off 3 communities in Lagos State Some communities in Ikorodu area of Lagos State have been cut off following early morning three-hour downpour which had rendered the road leading to the area impassable. Motorists plying the Agric-Isawo-Arepo Road had difficulty either coming out or going into the three communities of Isawo, Igbo Olomu and Arepo because of...... more

Wife ‘used eyedrops to murder husband’

Wife ‘used eyedrops to murder husband’ A South Carolina woman has been charged with murder after allegedly poisoning her husband by putting eyedrops into his water for several days. Lana Clayton, 52, was arrested weeks after her husband, Stephen Clayton, 64, was found dead at home. She was detained when a toxicology test discovered a chemical called...... more

FRSC, LASTMA assure commuters as Third Mainland Bridge is closed for repairs

FRSC, LASTMA assure commuters as Third Mainland Bridge is closed for repairs The Federal Road Safety Corps, (FRSC), Lagos State Command on Thursday, assured residents of the state of free flow of traffic, in spite the temporary closure of the Third Mainland Bridge. Mr Hyginus Omeje, the Sector Commander of FRSC in the state gave the assurance in an interview with the News...... more

Woman dies after fight with husband

Woman dies after fight with husband A woman, Juliet Igbodo, on Saturday died after engaging in a fight with her husband, Chinasa Nnorom, in Nnewi, Anambra State.The fight, it was gathered, was triggered by a quarrel over an undisclosed issue.However, shortly after the couple were separated from the fight, his wife started vomiting blood, and foaming in...... more

Police officer who breastfed crying baby in a hospital sets internet ablaze

Police officer who breastfed crying baby in a hospital sets internet ablaze A police officer in Argentina is being called “beautiful” for breastfeeding a malnourished baby while working at a children’s hospital.A photo of officer Celeste Jaqueline Ayala nursing the distressed infant while on duty at the Sister Maria Ludovica Children’s Hospital in Buenos Aires on Aug. 14 caught fire on Facebook, racking...... more

Love struck 98-year-old man walks 6 miles each way daily to visit paralysed wife in the hospital

Love struck 98-year-old man walks 6 miles each way daily to visit paralysed wife in the hospital Luther Younger, a 98-year-old Korean War veteran, walks about six miles each way, rain or shine, to visit his paralyzed wife in the hospital, according to Spectrum News Rochester. Luther and his wife, Waverlee, have been married for over 50 years. “I ain’t nothing without my wife,” Younger told Spectrum News....... more

Cleric slumps, dies while officiating wedding

Cleric slumps, dies while officiating wedding There was pandemonium at Our Saviour Anglican Church, Romania, Yenagoa, the Bayelsa capital, weekend, when a cleric slumped and died on the pulpit while conducting a wedding. The cleric (names withheld), who is married with children and hailed from Tombia community in Yenagoa Local Government Area of the state, according to...... more

Uganda sends samples to U.S. as strange disease leaves 8 dead

Uganda sends samples to U.S. as strange disease leaves 8 dead Uganda has sent samples to the United States for further laboratory tests after a strange disease in the central region district of Mubende left eight people dead and 16 others hospitalized. Ministry of Health in a weekend statement said previous laboratory tests turned out negative for all known viral hemorrhagic fevers...... more

 

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