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2014 Commonwealth Games: Nigeria’s first gold medalist Chika Amalaha fails doping test

2014 Commonwealth Games: Nigeria’s first gold medalist Chika Amalaha fails doping test

by Mark Bassey Chika Amalaha, who clinched Nigeria’s first gold medal at the ongoing Commonwealth Games, has failed a doping test. The weightlifter, who was born October 28, 1997,...

 

Sad homecoming: Dora Akunyili’s body arrives Nigeria today

Sad homecoming: Dora Akunyili’s body arrives Nigeria today

by Isi Esene Reports have it that the body of Dora Akunyili, the former NAFDAC DG, who died in India after a long battle with cancer, is expected to arrive Nigeria today. Dora, a member...

 

“I leave you with these words…”: Dora Akunyili’s last public speech (WATCH)

“I leave you with these words…”: Dora Akunyili’s last public speech (WATCH)

by Akan Ido - Before this speech at the Conference, Prof. Dora Akunyili was asked to sit due to her health condition, but she refused to sit and delivered her speech standing. Nigerians...

 

On her sick-bed, Dora was concerned about Nigeria’s challenges – Peter Obi

On her sick-bed, Dora was concerned about Nigeria’s challenges – Peter Obi

by Isi Esene Former governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi has confirmed the death of Professor Dora Akunyili on behalf of her family. In a statement released this afternoon and signed...

 

YNaija Editorial: In sickness or in health, Dora Akunyili is our hero

YNaija Editorial: In sickness or in health, Dora Akunyili is our hero

by Editorial team She had her faults… but there was no ambiguity in the way Nigerians felt about Dora this was a leader for whom there was an unshakeable consensus: we could...

 

“We are tortured and treated as slaves”: 5 Nigerians petition Indian govt. over unlawful detention

“We are tortured and treated as slaves”: 5 Nigerians petition Indian govt. over unlawful detention

by Zara Mustapha File photo Five Nigerians in India who are reportedly being detained unlawfully for the over two years at the Chengalpattu camp in Sri Lanka,Chennai, sent out a plea...

 

First photos of the 2 teenage cousins gang-raped and brutally murdered in India

First photos of the 2 teenage cousins gang-raped and brutally murdered in India

by Zara Mustapha   The deceased cousins Pushpa, left, and Murti, right, were brutally killed and hung on a mango tree after they were gang-raped by a group of men including a police...

 

OMG! 2 teenage sisters found hanging from a tree after being gang-raped by policeman, others (GRAPHIC PHOTOS)

OMG! 2 teenage sisters found hanging from a tree after being gang-raped by policeman, others (GRAPHIC PHOTOS)

by Zara Mustapha Two teenage sisters aged 14 and 15 have were found dead hanging from a rope on a mango tree after they had been raped by some unknown men, near home in Katra village...

 

Bizarre: This baby was born with an extra head attached to her stomach (GRAPHIC PHOTOS)

Bizarre: This baby was born with an extra head attached to her stomach (GRAPHIC PHOTOS)

by Zara Mustapha   A baby born in India with a head attached to its stomach was given a lifesaving surgery to remove it. The baby girl who was born to to a 22-year-old woman Amlekha...

 

#RepostOfTheDay: In case anyone asks, this, right here, is the definition of wickedness (LOOK)

#RepostOfTheDay: In case anyone asks, this, right here, is the definition of wickedness (LOOK)

by Akan Ido We got this from the @Tulip_Bistro Instagram handle and we can’t help but share with you. As the story goes, an Indian driver decided to teach his employers a little...