Monthly Archives: August 2019

Ebola Cure ‘Highly likely’ After Successful Tests Amid DRC Outbreak

Scientists are a step closer to being able to cure the deadly Ebola haemorrhagic fever after two experimental drugs showed survival rates of as much as 90% in a clinical trial in Congo. Two experimental drugs – an antibody cocktail called REGN-EB3 developed by Regeneron and a monoclonal antibody called mAb114 – will now be offered to all patients infected

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Cannibal who butchered his lover, roasted and ate her brain then drank her blood and tried to summon the devil is jailed for 19 years in Russia

A cannibal who butchered his lover, roasted and ate her brain then drank her blood and tried to summon the devil has been jailed for 19 years in Russia. Dmitry Luchin brutally killed his older lover Olga Budunova, 45, smashing a wine bottle repeatedly over her head before dismembering her body with a meat cleaver. The 23-year-old ‘roasted’ her brain, ate

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Nicki Minaj reveals she and boyfriend Kenneth Petty will be married in ‘about 80 days’

Nicki Minaj revealed on Monday’s episode of her Queen Radio show that she and boyfriend Kenneth Petty will be married in “about 80 days.” The “Barbie Dreams” rapper, 36, explained that she and Petty “filed for the marriage license and we still had to pick it up and I was traveling, by the time I came back, we had to renew

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North Korea launch cyberattacks on Nigeria to illegally raise money for weapons

A total sum of about $2 billion was illegally raised by North Korea after they launched a cyber attack on 17 countries which includes Nigeria. North Korea launched 35 different cyberattacks on Nigeria and 16 other countries to illegally raise money for weapons of mass destruction programs, according to United Nations experts. The Associated Press reports that the experts accused

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Oh dear! Another man who walked by as woman is r-ped says ‘I want to join in’

Two tourists have been arrested in Majorca on suspicion of r-ping a young German woman on a beach in Playa de Palma. The woman, believed to be 20, said she managed to escape the suspects, a 32-year-old German and 21-year-old Afghan, by running into the sea half-naked on Sunday. Police officers on the look-out for pickpockets on the beach heard

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Bank Manager Commits Suicide, Leaves a Note for Wife

Friends and family of a bank manager, identified as Ibeakanma Onyechere, have been left devastated following news of his alleged suicide on Victoria Island, Lagos. Onyechere, a relationship manager with a popular commercial bank, allegedly drank sniper, a dangerous insecticide, at his home last week. The father of one might have exhibited traces of depression following his last Facebook post,

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Buhari identifies the biggest challenge facing Islam

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Saturday, August 10, repeated his organization’s promise to the security of the lives and properties of each Nigerian resident. Buhari said this in a message denoting the Eid-el-Kabir festivity scheduled for Sunday, August 11. In an announcement by Garba Shehu, one of his spokespersons, the president said the best pledge to Islam is for Muslims to

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BBNaija: Biggie under attack for issuing strike to Ike, exempting Seyi

Big Brother Naija, BBNaija organizers have come under attack for issuing strike to housemate, Ike. Biggie on Monday night issued another strike to Ike for attempting to attack a fellow housemate, Seyi. Biggie’s judgement has since been criticized by Nigerians for his failure to issue Seyi a strike for provoking Ike. BBNaija fans took to their social media to vent

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Mourinho is back: EPL will never remain the same again

Jose Mourinho joins the Sky Sports punditry team for the 2019/20 season. And the Portuguese make his debut for the mouthwatering clash between Chelsea and Manchester United – his two former clubs. Mourinho, 56, join Gary Neville, Jamie Carragher, Graeme Souness and Jamie Redknapp on Friday and Saturday Night Football as well as Super Sunday and Monday Night Football. And

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BBNaija: ‘My Parents Would Be So Disappointed In Me’ – Ike Laments As He Gets 2nd Strike From Biggie

Following his poor behaviour and Biggie’s punishment on him, one of the Housemates of the Big Brother Naija “Pepper Dem” edition, Ike has spoken about how disappointed his parents would be in him for his ill manners. Recall that on Monday night, Ike had received a shock from Big Brother, as he got his second strike in the reality show.

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Big Brother Nigeria housemate, Kaffy in trouble with the London Metropolitan Police

Khafi Kareem, the 29 year-old UK policewoman, now a housemate in the Big Brother Nigeria reality show is in trouble with her superiors in the London Metropolitan Police and the New Scotland Yard headquarters. According to reports from England, she is participating in the reality show without lawful permission, as her request was turned down, when she applied. Khafi Kareem,

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#BBNaija: Ike, Tacha, 7 other housemates up for eviction

Nine Big Brother Naija, BBNaija housemates have been selected for possible eviction this week. The housemates were nominated after an arena game challenge between two groups, The Icons and Cruistopia. Recall Big brother divided the housemates into two groups sometime last week. Following the division, the housemates were asked to play a game in the arena which had the ‘Icons’ defeated.

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