Wednesday, January 18, 2017

53 Burnt to Death in Tragic Car Accident Along Benin-Agbor Road

The Edo State Sector Command of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) has confirmed that 53 people died in the multiple accidents that occurred in the evening of Thursday at Abudu bridge, along Benin/Agbor Road, in Orhiomwon Local Government...

Burnt Edo Phil Hallmark Shopping Mall:How it all started

  Even if you compensate the husband and wife owners with double the value of the building and all its contents, I am 99% certain that they can't be consoled. They started out, about 30 years ago, as a corner shop...

How to stop the government and everyone else from spying on you

  It’s been a few weeks since the Investigatory Powers Bill (aka the Snoopers Charter) passed into solid law with barely even a whimper, let alone a bang. Since Edward Snowden revealed the extent of international government spying on the part...

Restaurant critic AA Gill dies after short battle with cancer

  Restaurant critic AA Gill has died after a short battle with cancer, it has been announced. He was 62. Revealing his illness in an interview last month – diagnosed only recently after family concerns about his rapid weight loss – the...

Former soldier left fighting for life with infection caused by dog slobber

  A former soldier was left fighting for his life after catching skin infection caused by dog slobber. David Money, 51, was in a coma for six weeks while doctors fought the bacterial infection that caused his skin to form tennis-ball...

Everyone’s falling apart at the Obamas’ last ever Christmas card

The Obamas have sent out their last ever Christmas card from the White House. Suffice to say, it’s pretty emotional. The cards are only sent to a select list of people, usually political donors and members of the media. But Mia, tweeting...

Nurse who gave Bible to a patient who didn’t want it vows to fight...

  A nurse who gave a patient a bible she did not want and spoke about religion with patients has said she will fight her dismissal. Sister Sarah Kuteh received repeated warnings over the ‘unwanted discussions’ at Darent Valley Hospital in...

Teenager ‘starved and tortured to death by her own parents’

  A teenager died after her parents allegedly starved and tortured her to death. Authorities said Natalie Finn, 16, died from emaciation due to denial of critical care on October 24. Her parents Joseph Michael Finn II, 42, and Nicole Marie Finn,...

Teacher, 32, ‘had oral sex and sent indecent selfies’ to student, 17

  A teacher has been charged for allegedly engaging in oral sex with her student. Trudy Hill, 32, is accused of sending her 17-year-old student explicit photos and having oral sex with him. The English teacher, from California, turned herself into police...

Two girls, 7, carry out suicide bomb attack in busy market

  Two seven-year-old girls have carried out a suicide bomb attack on a busy market in Nigeria. The attack in the Maiduguri killed both the girls and one other person and left another 18 injured. Boko Maram are believed to be behind...