• Woman abandoned by husband allegedly tries to sell her 3 babies in Enugu State

    Woman abandoned by husband allegedly tries to sell her 3 babies in Enugu State

    Odinaka Ali, a 25 year old woman from Ezilo, in Ishielu Local Goverment of Area of Ebonyi state has been arrested for trying to sell her three children.

    According to Desk officer of National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, (NAPTIP) in Ebonyi State, Florence Onwa, the lady was arrested by the police after they received a tip-off from a waitress whom she had contacted to look for a trafficker who could buy her children because she could no […]

  • Newborn baby found abandoned in a stream (Graphic photos)

    Newborn baby found abandoned in a stream (Graphic photos)

    According to this unconfirmed report by a Facebook user, Song Mudoh, the newborn was found dumped in a stream. His posts seem to indicate that he is from Cameroon. What he wrote below:

    “This is so heart breaking. Than to leave this baby to grow this far are u then u torture the lil soul by throwing it away.. why can’t u just abandon the life baby by the road side and give the baby a chance through the path of […]

  • Newborn Baby Found Shove Inside Plastic Bags and Abandoned by the Roadside (Photos)

    Newborn Baby Found Shove Inside Plastic Bags and Abandoned by the Roadside (Photos)

    New photos making the rounds on the internet have shown a newborn baby subjected to a horrific treatment in public.

    A newborn baby was reportedly found abandoned by the roadside on November 22, in Pakse, Champasak, a province in southwestern Laos, near the borders with Thailand and Cambodia.

    The incident caused a stir in the area.

    The baby was stuffed into plastic bags with a rope tied tightly around its neck in suspected strangulation.

    A Facebook user who posted the photos didn’t indicate if […]

  • How NDPHC abandoned 4000mw power projects in North

    How NDPHC abandoned 4000mw power projects in North

    A group, under the name of concern citizens, is calling on President Muhammadu Buhari and the ministers involved to ensure the execution of the power projects in the North under the National Integrated Power Project (NIPP) by the Niger Delta Power Holding Company Limited (NDPHC), is completed.

    The project, which is part of the phase two is projected to contribute about 4,000 megawatts (MW) to the national grid.

    The Concern Group Monitoring on Power Projects in Nigeria, headed by Hon. Sani Shehu […]

  • Conjoined Twins Whose Parents Abandoned at Birth, Celebrates Their 14th Birthday (Photos)

    Conjoined Twins Whose Parents Abandoned at Birth, Celebrates Their 14th Birthday (Photos)

    Twin sisters conjoined at the head who were abandoned at birth by their parents who couldn’t afford to look after them, have celebrated their 14th birthdays.

    Veena and Vani who are two conjoined twin sisters and were reportedly abandoned by their parents at a hospital and have been raised by the staff since their birth in 2004, have celebrated their 14th birthdays.

    According to reports, the twins have spent the majority of their life in one room which has only […]

  • FEC approves abandoned wind power project, others

    FEC approves abandoned wind power project, others

    It was gathered that the Federal Government has approved a contract for the completion of the 10 megawatts wind power project abandoned in Katsina State since 2012.

    The completion is said to be in line with the government’s effort to introduce renewable energy in the Nigeria.

    The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, gave the hint on Wednesday after a meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory.

    He told journalists, that the government also approved […]

  • We have not abandoned Nigerian students in Turkey, says FG

    We have not abandoned Nigerian students in Turkey, says FG

    According to reports, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Wednesday said it was determined to ensure cases of Nigerian students experiencing any form of maltreatment in Turkey and elsewhere are urgently addressed.

    The Ministry’s spokesperson, Clement Aduku, disclosed this in a statement made available to journalists in Abuja.

    Mr. Aduku was reacting to a report that the Federal Government had not taken appropriate actions to protect the welfare of Nigerian students in Turkey caught up in its post-coup situation.

    He said that contrary […]

  • Judges’ arrests: If I had $2m, I would have abandoned this horrible profession – Justice Liman

    Judges’ arrests: If I had $2m, I would have abandoned this horrible profession – Justice Liman

    One of the judges, Honourable Justice Muhammad Liman, purportedly arrested over alleged involvement in corrupt practices, has reacted to reports that his house was raided by officers of the Department of State Services, DSS.

    The operatives of the DSS had raided the official quarters of some judges at Abuja, Gombe, Kano and Port Harcourt and were said to have ended up arresting at least four judicial officers.

    Hours after the massive clampdown, the DSS released a statement, detailing how operatives found a […]

  • Why I abandoned bullet proof cars – Shettima shares reasons

    Why I abandoned bullet proof cars – Shettima shares reasons

    Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno said he abandoned the use of bullet proof cars as an act of sympathy with the suffering masses who had no means of self-protection from terrorists.

    Shettima stated this on Sunday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Maiduguri.

    He said that the action was also aimed at showing that the terrorists had no super natural powers.

    “We have to dare the terrorists; I have bullet proof cars, but I do not use them; […]

  • Owners of abandoned buildings face imprisonment in Lagos

    Owners of abandoned buildings face imprisonment in Lagos

    It was gathered that the Lagos State Government on Thuresday issued fresh warning to owners of illegal structures and abandoned buildings in Ikoyi, Lekki and Victoria Island, directing them to repossess their properties or face imprisonment.

    Also, the state government insisted on its decision to enforce the original masterplan of Ikoyi, Lekki and Victoria Island, lamenting that illegal occupants and street traders “are committing crimes under the cover of darkness.”

    The Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Mr. Tunji Bello, disclosed the […]

  • Olajumoke ‘the bread seller’ has been used and abandoned – Charles Novia

    Olajumoke ‘the bread seller’ has been used and abandoned – Charles Novia

    Nollywood movie producer, Charles Novia, says his prediction about the bread seller turned model, Olajumoke Orisaguna, has come to pass.

    Novia on Monday recalled that he had warned Nigerians that the girls popularity would considerably dropped.

    The social critic and movie-maker in a post on his Facebook page said the reality is that Olajumoke has been used and dumped by some persons for selfish interest.

    His words: “We don’t hear anymore about the Bread seller turned model, Olajumoke Orisaguna. I wrote at the […]