• Arrest of judges: Nigeria has returned to military era – Afenifere, others

    Arrest of judges: Nigeria has returned to military era – Afenifere, others

    It was gathered that the Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, lawyers and some human rights groups have strongly kicked against the recent invasion of the homes of judges and the arrest of over four of them by the Department of State Services.

    According to them, the actions of the DSS showed that Nigeria had returned to the harsh military era, including the regime of President Muhammadu Buhari in 1984.

    It was gathered that some gun-wielding DSS and police operatives had on Friday night […]

  • Update: Escaped Chimpanzee safely returned to its cage at Jos Zoo (photos)

    Update: Escaped Chimpanzee safely returned to its cage at Jos Zoo (photos)

    Two days ago, two Chimpanzees escaped from their enclosure at the Jos National Museum. One of them was captured yesterday while the second one, a Chimpanzee called ‘Jack’ ran around, eluding capture. But fortunately Jack has been safely lured back to its cage at the zoo.

    According to Plateau News, Jack returned to its cage this morning tired and hungry with bruises all over its body including a missing finger

  • Cab driver who returned $187,000 left behind by passenger says he’s ‘disappointed’ by $100 reward

    Cab driver who returned $187,000 left behind by passenger says he’s ‘disappointed’ by $100 reward

    Raymond MacCausland, a 72-year-old Boston taxi driver found $187,000 in cash after dropping a man on Saturday afternoon July 2nd and promptly, in good Samaritan fashion, returned the bulky sum to the police. He now says he feels disappointed by the $100 reward given to him..

    MacCausland, who has been working as a taxi driver for 50 years, said the man he carried in his taxi inherited the cash after living in a homeless shelter for six months. The money was […]