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Bride-to-be calls off ‘dream’ wedding at last minute and donates £2.5k venue to couple she’s never met

A bride-to-be called off her engagement a week before her wedding then donated her "dream" wedding venue to total strangers. Kolbie Sanders, a 24-year-old university student, split from her fiancé Skylar Cotton shortly before the wedding. But she turned her heartbreak into generosity by offering up her £2,500 venue to a couple she had never

Photos: EFCC arraigns man for N2. 9 million fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Maiduguri Zonal office, today Thursday, October 18th, arraigned one Saleh Mamuda Yusuf, before Justice A. B. Komaliya of the State High Court sitting in Maiduguri, Borno on a two-count charge bordering on criminal breach of trust and obtaining by false pretence to the tune

Photos: Family, friends mourn 400 Level Niger Delta University student who died after 14-seater bus plunged into river

Friends and family members have been thrown into mourning over the death of Patience Wasini, a 400 level Economics student of the Niger State University, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State. Late Wasini's remain has been recovered from the river where a fully loaded 14-seater bus plunged into river along Akala Olu) Okogbe-Mbiama

BREAKING: NHIS boss suspended indefinitely

The governing council, National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) has suspended the Executive Secretary of the scheme, Prof Usman Yusuf indefinitely to pave way for investigation into allegations leveled against him. Meanwhile Prof. Yusuf has called off an earlier scheduled press conference. He was expected to react to the story during the

HURIWA condemns media trial of Fayose/Orji Uzor Kalu

A pro-democracy and non-governmental body – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has asked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to stop forthwith the choreographed media persecution of immediate past governor of Ekiti state – Mr. Peter Ayodele Fayose. The group has also carpeted the anti-graft body and the

5 killer diseases that proper hand-washing will save you from

Do you know how many children die from communicable diseases that are transmitted via poor hand hygiene globally every year? According to the World Health Organisation, nearly half a million! Do you know how many children die annually from poor hand hygiene in Nigeria? According to UNICEF, it’s over 150,000.   Those are scary

ISIS have taken 700 hostages – including US and European citizens – after raiding Syrian refugee camp and begun executing ‘ten prisoners a day’, says Putin

ISIS has kidnapped 700 people from a refugee camp in Syria, and will 'kill ten hostages every day' unless their demands are met, Vladimir Putin said today. The Islamist terrorists have already murdered a number of hostages, and have warned of daily executions to come, the Russian President said. ISIS fighters attacked the refugee camp in

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