There are credible reports that a synthetic rice detrimental to human health has been smuggled into Nigeria all the way from Asia with a public call to local consumers to stay vigilant.
The circulation of synthetic rice also known as the poisonous plastic rice is no longer a rumour after a Nigerian woman raised a public alarm about her encounter with the harmful cereal.
Below are a few tips that will help in exposing the poisonous food to avoid consumption:
1. The mortar […]
A 50-year-old Muslim cleric, Mohammed Yusuf, and daughter, Salamat, 18, were on Tuesday arraigned at a Tinubu Magistrates’ Court, Lagos, for allegedly distributing poisoned “akara’’, a local snack, to beggars.
The Yusufs, who are facing a two-count charge of conspiracy and attempted murder, were alleged to have inserted needles in the snack before giving them to beggars.
The Prosecuting State Counsel, Barr. Ben Ekundayo, told the court that the defendants committed the offences on Aug. 5 at about 2 p.m. at Offin […]
Young lady, 21, drank poisonous substance in Abuja, vowed not be alive to see her lover marry another woman
A 21-year-old girl will soon be charged to court for attempting to take her life in the course of the week at Berger Camp, Phase 2, Site 1, Kubwa, Abuja.
The individual, identified as Ifeoma, had survived a first attempt to end her life last Saturday before the recent one. City News reports that Ifeoma had been dating a customs officer, for about three years before they broke up.
She later heard that her lover, while away in his home town, got engaged […]