• Raul, to succeed brother, Castro as next Cuban President

    Raul, to succeed brother, Castro as next Cuban President

    Vice President Miguel Diaz-Canel, is naturally supposed to be the one next in line to succeed Castro although he is outside the small circle of guerrilla war veterans and not a family member.

     

    He, Miguel Diaz-Canel, seems to be ideal  to a few  but he lacks Castro’s Charisma and Raul’s Military experience.

    But he has been “a good soldier in the shadows,” Christopher Sabatini, an international policy lecturer at Christopher Sabatini President Raul Castro named Diaz-Canel as his deputy in 2013.

    While Raul […]

  • Sen. Akpabio’s brother, Ibanga arrested by EFCC

    Sen. Akpabio’s brother, Ibanga arrested by EFCC

    Reports making the rounds on Wednesday indicated that the brother to ex-Gov Akpabio of Akwa Ibom state, Ibanga Akpabio has been arrested and detained by EFCC for defrauding one Mr. Robinson Uwak.

    According to the report, Ibanga Akpabio, who is the current deputy chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Akwa Ibom state, was arrested by the commission in connection with fraud.

    It equally made public a telephone conversation that got Ibanga into EFCC’s

  • Horrible!! Angry brother allegedly beheads man who raped his sister …and takes the head to the police station! (SEE PHOTO)

    Horrible!! Angry brother allegedly beheads man who raped his sister …and takes the head to the police station! (SEE PHOTO)

    According to the Thai online user who posted the photos on September 25th, a man allegedly killed and beheaded his sister’s alleged rapist…and went to report himself at the police station, carrying the murder victim’s

  • 419: Pastor, brother sent to jail

    419: Pastor, brother sent to jail

    A 30-year-old self-ordained pastor, Adewumi Alade, and his brother, Adewole, 25, will spend six months each in jail for job scam.

    An Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrate presided over Adesoji Adegboye, who convicted them on Tuesday, did not give an option of fine.

    Adegboye, while reviewing the case, said the prosecutor, Sergeant Leranmo Caleb, called five witnesses and the defence counsel, Busuyi Ayeni, called the convicts as his witnesses.

    He said the evidence of the convicts were not credible, adding that the prosecution proved his […]

  • Edo former militant, brother remanded for unlawful possession of firearms

    Edo former militant, brother remanded for unlawful possession of firearms

    An Evbuoriaria Magistrates’ Court in Benin, Edo State, has ordered that an ex-militant, identified as General Pere Ejune, and one Trim Ade, be remanded in prison custody for allegedly being in possession of firearms.

    Ejune, 45, and Ade, 32, had been paraded by Commissioner of Police, Fimihan Adeoye, on Wednesday, after they were arrested and a double-barrel gun, a cut-to-size double-barrel gun and 18 live cartridges allegedly recovered from them.

    The police prosecutor, Olatoye Oluwaseun, told the court that the accused committed […]

  • Court sends man to prison for drowning his brother

    Court sends man to prison for drowning his brother

    A Magistrates’ Court in Abakaliki has remanded one Ogobuchi Ogbonna, 25, in prison custody for causing the death of his relation, Wisdom, by drowning him.

    Ogobuchi allegedly tied a stone to three-year-old Wisdom’s waist and threw him into a stream in their area which got him drowned.

    The incident occurred at Ndievor-Nchoko, Igbeagu community in Izzi Local Government Area which is within Abakaliki magisterial district.

    The suspect was arraigned on a one-count charge of unlawfully causing the death of Wilson on Sept. 9, […]

  • Why Obama’s brother says he will vote for Trump in U.S. election

    Why Obama’s brother says he will vote for Trump in U.S. election

    President Barack Obama’s half-brother, Malik Obama, said he would vote for Republican nominee Donald Trump in the U.S. election in November.

    Malik, who is in his 50s, said on Monday from Obama’s ancestral home of Kogelo in western Kenya that he supports Trump’s policies, especially his focus on security. He said he loved the Republican candidate Donald Trump and that he was unhappy with his brother’s leadership.

    “He appeals to me and also I think that he is down to earth and […]

  • Heartbroken sisters weep at grave of their brother buried on his birthday (photos +Video)

    Heartbroken sisters weep at grave of their brother buried on his birthday (photos +Video)

    It was a heartbreaking occasion as three sisters wept bitterly at the graveside of their brother who was buried on his birthday.

    Three sisters have wept bitterly in remembrance of their brother, Omorilewa Temitope Opemipo who was laid to rest on Friday, July 15th – a day which was supposed to be his birthday.

    They wept uncontrollably at his grave after he was buried at their hometown in Ijebu Igbo, Ogun state.

    Kween Omolewa Omoshola Kaffy took to Facebook to share the heartbreaking […]

  • Nigerian pastor, brother arrested in Zambia for raping minor [PHOTO+ VIDEO]

    Nigerian pastor, brother arrested in Zambia for raping minor [PHOTO+ VIDEO]

    Two Nigerian brothers, who run a church in Zambia, have been arrested for defiling a minor.

    One of the brothers, Andrew Ejimadu, is the pastor of Christ Freedom Ministries International in the country and his accomplice, a co-founder, Cleopas Ejimadu.

    According to the Police Deputy spokesperson, Hamoonga Rae, the duo will be made to face the law.
    He disclosed this on a video clip making the rounds on the internet.

    Speaking, Rae said, “We will like to confirm that today, we have formerly arrested […]

  • Fayose’s son, Funsho, reacts to a report by Sahara Reporters that his brother, Rogba, is on the run

    Fayose’s son, Funsho, reacts to a report by Sahara Reporters that his brother, Rogba, is on the run

    Earlier today Sahara Reporters reported that one of Ekiti state governor, Ayo Fayose’s son, Rogba, had absconded to Brussels after EFCC operatives allegedly traced ₦200 million state funds to his personal account.

    Rogba’s brother, Funsho, took to his IG page to react to the

  • Bus driver kills twins, injures brother in Ogun

    Bus driver kills twins, injures brother in Ogun

    A commercial mini-bus, a Toyota Picnic with number plate KTU 175 DZ, crushed two children of the same parents to death on Friday in Ita Oshin area, Abeokuta, Ogun State while they were on their way to school.

    The accident, according to an eyewitness, occurred at about 8am.

    The deceased were female twins, named Adijat and Mutmainat Edunjobi, and they were eight years old.

    It was gathered that the bus driver, Adewale Ojo, who was speeding, lost control, ran over the pupils, killing […]