• Man Wrongly Imprisoned for 17 Years on Wrong Conviction Gets Married in Style (Photos)

    Man Wrongly Imprisoned for 17 Years on Wrong Conviction Gets Married in Style (Photos)

    A Chinese man who was wrongly imprisoned for 17 years has married his girlfriend in an elaborate wedding after his release.

    Huang Jiaguang, who was imprisoned for 17 years due to an unjust verdict, got married to his partner in China Hainan on Monday, Oct. 24.

    On July 7, 1994, 22-year-old Huang returned to his hometown in Qiongshan County after hearing that a local gangster in a neighboring village, had been killed in a gang fight. “My father saw me and said, […]

  • MASSOB to celebrate 17 years of Biafra agitation

    MASSOB to celebrate 17 years of Biafra agitation

    Ralph Uwazuruike, the founder of the Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), has announced that MASSOB would celebrate its 17 years of non-violent agitation for the independence of Biafra in all the senatorial districts across the Biafra land, which include South-East and Niger Delta areas.

    The celebration is expected to take place on Tuesday, September 13.

    It would start in the morning with a non-denominational church service, while a peaceful procession by MASSOB-BIM members will follow later in […]

  • We lost over N5.3trn to inferno in 17 years, says Traders

    We lost over N5.3trn to inferno in 17 years, says Traders

    The National Association of Nigerian Traders on Wednesday claimed that over N5.3 trillion had been lost between May 1999 and March this year by its members to various fire incidents that had affected several markets across the country.

    The President of the association, Mr. Ken Ukaoha, gave the figure while speaking during a media briefing in Abuja.

    He lamented that most of the markets built by governments had no form of insurance policy.

    He said if the market had been insured, the losses […]