Nigeria news today headlines update Wednesday 12th June 2019
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An 11-year-old boy is eating at least five meals a day to save his father from leukaemia, According to News.sky.com. Lu Zikuan’s dad, who was diagnosed seven years ago, needs a bone marrow transplant. Zikuan, from Xinxiang in China, is the only match within his family, but needs to put on weight before the procedure […]
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Russia plans to deliver its S-400 missile defense system to Turkey in July, Kremlin aide Yuri Ushakov told reporters on Tuesday, according to the Haaretz daily, According to Turkishminute.com. NATO member Turkey’s S-400 deal with Moscow has angered the United States, which has threatened to remove Ankara from its F-35 fighter jet program unless Turkey […]
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ONITSHA – The Anambra state Police Command has arrested one Sunday Ngwu, aged 41, for allegedly beating his wife to death. The suspect who hails from Nkanu Local Government Area of Enugu State was alleged to have beaten her wife to a pulp and thereafter hit her with a metal object on the head and leaving […]
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AKURE – Oba David Olajide, the traditional ruler of Osi community, Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo state, on Tuesday escaped being kidnapped. Daily Independent gathered that about six kidnappers suspected to be Fulani herdsmen were said to have attempted to abduct the monarch. They were reported to have blocked the road leading to Osi […]
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Displaced residents of Foweseje Community, Lakowe, Ibeju-Lekki,Lagos State have cried out over alleged violation of court order and alleged illegal demolition of their over 600 houses in the community by the agents of an organisation claiming ownership of the community land. While speaking to Daily Independent, the leaders of the community Ajenifuwa Victor, the chairman, […]
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A teacher (name withheld) of a Catholic Secondary School in Lagos, has narrated before an Ikeja Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court how an armed robber raped her in her home using a polythene bag (polybag) as protection. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the teacher made the revelation on Tuesday while giving […]
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Two officers of the coast guard of the Iranian Border Police were killed on Tuesday in a gunfight with smugglers in the country’s southern province of Hormozgan, the Tasnim news agency reported, According to Sputniknews.com. The incident took place in the Minab region, where police tried to prevent large amounts of illicit drugs, fuel, livestock […]
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AWKA – The Anambra police command has said that it has taken into custody an 11 -year -old school girl found wandering behind timber market at Umuokpu, a village at Awka. Daily Independent learnt that the girl whose name was given as Chinenye Ejike was seen wandering at the area at about 3:30 pm on Monday, […]
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‘My labour wasn’t difficult at all,’ says 21-year-old who took tests from hospital bed in Ethiopia, According to Independent.co.uk. A woman in Ethiopia has reportedly taken a series of exams from her hospital bed only 30 minutes after giving birth. Almaz Derese, 21, who had been studying during her pregnancy, went into labour shortly before […]
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The Congolese government formally declared a measles epidemic on Tuesday after reporting 1,500 deaths from the disease this year in a country still battling the worst Ebola outbreak in its history, According to Telegraph.co.uk. Aid agencies called for a rapid escalation in the distribution of vaccines amid evidence that the disease is spreading much faster […]
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