A lot of people in Nigeria will never forget 2005 and the Sosoliso plane crash that claimed 107 lives. This was on December 10, 2005. 60 of them had been students from Loyola Jesuit College in Abuja and out of the 60, Kechi Okwuchi was the only survivor. With burns covering 60% of her body and over 75 surgeries later, Kechi’s story is one of perseverance and determination. Watch her story below…
+No fewer than 13 students yesterday suddenly collapsed at Ogba Junior Grammar School in Lagos after inhaling gaseous emission from unknown chemical at the school premises. And according to our source, this is happening again barely after five months 25 students in the same school became unconscious after inhaling similar emission, which the Lagos State Government is yet to unravel.
The latest incident occurred around 1p.m yesterday. The affected students, 12 girls and one boy, were suddenly overwhelmed and started collapsing one after the other while in class. Other students immediately fled the class, a development that ended up causing pandemonium among…
President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday declared that he does not own any bank account or property outside Nigeria. Jonathan made the remark during the swearing-in of the 11 new ministers yesterday.
“I am loyal to Nigeria’s economy. I don’t have accounts or property abroad. All my children live and school in Nigeria,” the president’s Special Assistant on New Media, Reno Omokri quoted him on twitter as saying.
Only a handful of Nigeria’s past leaders have not been accused of stashing looted public funds and buying properties. One of the ‘top looters in the country’s history, Sani Abacha was recently said to still have…
A New Jersey teenager, 18 years old Rachel Canning, has sued her parents because, she claims, they threw her out of the house when she turned 18 and refused to pay for her private high school and college education.
According to Rachel, her mother and father kicked her out of their home and cut her off financially when she turned 18, November 1st 2013, and that they have been…
This truly awesome video comes with a major tissue alert!
When one man finds out about a respectful homeless man living in his neighborhood, he does something kind and wonderful – he gives the homeless man a “winning” lotto ticket. What happened next made everyone in the video cry and it also brought tears to my eyes.
Share this wonderful video with everyone you know. These random acts of kindness make such a big difference in the lives of others, and we can definitely use more of this in the world.
“I see my resemblance to Obama as a blessing,” he says. “I used to look at the mirror and I had a negative perception of myself.” He regularly gets stopped in airports by Obama admirers. He has taken to wearing a hat and sunglasses on the street to avoid the inevitable questions.
He is a huge fan of Obama, and is careful with the work he chooses, refusing jobs he feels might be controversial…
Nigeria’s biggest female preacher and founder, Liberty Gospel Church (with over 250 branches in and outside Nigeria), Lady Apostle Helen Ukpabio, is so excited to be a grandmother. During the dedication of her first grandchild, Jewel, on Sunday, February 23, 2014 (at The Palace Temple, Liberty Gospel Church headquarters in Calabar, Cross River State), YES International! Publisher/Editor-in-Chief, AZUH ARINZE, cornered her for a short interview… Congratulations Ma on the arrival of your first grandchild. Thank you.
So, how does it feel to be a grandmother? I feel good; right inside me, I’m so excited. It’s like what I never thought would happen…
Tragedy struck the family of late goal-king, Rashidi Yekini on Wednesday, when Rashid’s immediate younger sister, Rofiat Yekini, died in a motor accident along Okuku-Osogbo road. The auto crash occurred last Wednesday. Complete Sports reports that the mother of three, alongside two others died instantly after their 18 passengers’ vehicle collided with a lorry.
Confirming the sad news, the legal counsel to Rashidi Yekini, Barrister Mohammed Jubril said “Rofiat who was returning back to Offa from a business trip, as well as two others died on the spot. He said the auto crash occurred around 1:pm of Wednesday afternoon.
While giving his weekly blessing from the Vatican, the Argentinian mistakenly uttered the word ‘f***’ in Italian before quickly correcting himself.
But within seconds his mistake was posted on dozens of Italian media websites and YouTube and had gained millions of worldwide hits as it went viral.
The words the Pope stumbled on were ‘caso’ (example) and ‘cazzo’ which means ‘f***’ in Italian and often trips up those not used to speaking the language in his sermon, the 77-year-old Pope had been urging for a peaceful solution to the crisis in the Ukraine.
Speaking from the window of his apartment at the Vatican’s…
This is serious! Incredible things are still happening in Nigeria. And according to Yes International magazine, they have it on good authority that – an ex-member of the Federal House of Representatives whose first name is Abayomi, just put two blood sisters in the family way.
The alleged randy and reckless politician in the last political dispensation who is from the South West was able to break this world record because the two sisters, Shola and Bolaji, don’t live in the same place. While the former resides in London, the latter is based in Nigeria.
Abayomi, their findings revealed, is also into business…
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