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Actress Omotola's surprise birthday party [Video]

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Bouncing Baby With Three Mums

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Katy and David Slade always knew they wanted a baby of their own.

But with Katy unable to have children because of a rare genetic condition, they realised they might need some help to make their dream of a family come true.

In the end, that help came from close to home. David’s older sister, Jamie Allan, and Katy’s younger sister, Lucy Marks, joined forces to help them bring their daughter Beatrix into the world. Lucy provided the egg while Jamie carried the baby for nine months.

Beast Of Tenby; Mysterious Hairless Creature Washes Up On South Wales Beach

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A MYSTERIOUS creature with "the face of a horse, the body of a pig and the claws of a bear" has washed up dead on a South Wales beach.

The hairless carcass was discovered on the sand in Tenby by dog walker Peter Bailey.

Pope Benedict XVI Bids Farewell To Huge Crowds

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VATICAN CITY (AFP) – Pope Benedict XVI on Wednesday admitted “stormy waters” during his papacy as he gave an emotional farewell in St Peter’s Square before tens of thousands of pilgrims on the eve of his momentous resignation.

A smiling Benedict looked relaxed as his white “popemobile” bore him through the famous plaza where more than 150,000 people had gathered under a bright, cloudless sky for his historic sendoff.

"Fraud Is Not A Crime For Me, It's Business" – Suspect, Tony Obi

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A 39-year old suspected fraudster, Tony Obi, who was arrested by the police in Lagos, has confessed that he has no other business to sustain his family except duping people.

He said his wife knows that that is what he is doing to feed her and their two kids. He also revealed that his wife prays for his success every morning before he goes out to look for people he would dupe.

Comedy: Bovi Threatens Basketmouth

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AY Comedy Skit Featuring Chris Attoh And Venita Akpofure

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Walls That TALK & Tweet: The ‘Ipad House’ Apartment Where Every Surface Is A Touchscreen

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For internet addicts, it could be the ultimate way to stay in touch – an entire apartment turned into a giant, online screen.

The walls show Facebook updates, and life-sized friends during video chats.

It can also be controlled from anywhere – even bed – using gestures or speech.

Davido’s Father Builds Creative Arts Department At Babcock University, Davido And Kamal As The Only Students

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They say the biggest legacy a parent can leave for his/her children is education.

Every parent no matter the circumstances strives hard to live up to that statement and so is Nigerian billionaire businessman Deji Adeleke who seems hell bent on seeing one of his sons David ‘Davido’ Adeleke attending and graduating from University like every other child.

Watch Kim Kardashian Talk About Her Visit To Nigeria, Her Life, New Movie Role & Goldie [Video]

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American reality TV star, Kim Kardashian, in this interview with Studio 53 Xtra’s Eku Edewor, talked about her role at Darey’s Love…Like A Movie concert held in Nigeria on Sunday, February 17th, her role in Tyler Perry’s movie, tribute to Goldie, her plans for the future and much more.

Actress Ngozi Nwosu Off To Germany For Medical Care

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Actress Ngozi Nwosu this evening left Nigeria for Germany where she is expected to be treated for kidney and heart-related issues.

Her PR person said she is expected to be back in the country by the end of March.

Popular TV comic actress Ngozi Nwosu is currently sick and bed-ridden; the versatile actress has been on the movie scene professionally since 1985 till date.

65 Pastors Told Me To Marry Actress, Foluke Daramola- New Husband

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The news of their relationship broke late last year and since then, the media has been awash with the love story of the latest Romeo and Juliet in town; Kayode Salako and Nollywood actress, Foluke Daramola. The issue became hotter, when Kayode’s wife of 13 years, Bukola left the matrimonial home with their three children, all boys.

However, with the consummation of their relationship with a traditional marriage on February 15, 2013, Kayode and Foluke have proven that their coming together is not a child’s play.

The Youngest Billionaire In Africa

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31 year old Ashish Thakkar is Africa’s youngest billionaire. Born in Uganda, the young billionaire was just 13 when he and his family had to flee the continent to escape the Rwandan genocide. He started his entrepreneurial journey at age 15 after taking a $6,000 loan to start his first company.

The journey led him to found Mara Group which has become one of the largest information technology companies in Africa.

Woman Delivered Of 25 Months Pregnancy, Praise GOD!

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If you describe Mrs Oluwakemi Adeoye as the Biblical Deborah, you won’t be mistaken. She spoke on how she got a revelation and the names of her baby three days after marriage but did not see the manifestation until 14 years after.

Oluwakemi was born into a Baptist family and is very conversant with the word of God. Maybe her greatest assets are that she truly believes in God.

Kim And Kanye West Put Their Home Up For Sale

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About a month ago, it was reported that parents-to-be Kim and Kanye plunked down $11 million for a 10,000-square-foot Bel Air mansion. 

Now it's being reported that the new Italian style home has been quietly put back on the market. That is according to The Real Estate Stalker. 

Homeless Man Returns Diamond Engagement Ring, Rewarded With $150,000

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A homeless man will soon have well over $150,000 (£98,000) after he returned an engagement ring to a woman who accidentally dropped it in his cup earlier this month. Sarah Darling's fiancé set up a website seeking donations for Billy Ray Harris, who frequently panhandles on Kansas City's Country Club Plaza. 

By Tuesday morning, more than 6,000 people had donated more than $148,000 to the fund. "I think in our world we often jump to like the worst conclusion, and it just makes you realise that there are good people out there," Ms Darling said. Mr Harris discovered the ring about an hour after.

Youngest Billionaire In The World Still Bikes To Work And Flies Commercial

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Dustin Moskovitz was Mark Zuckerberg's Harvard roommate and Facebook's third employee. Despite his billions, he still bikes to work and flies commercial. 

Moskovitz has also joined Bill Gates' Givinb Pledge. He is just 8 days younger than his friend.

UNILAG Students Damage Davido’s Car After Concert

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Dami Duro crooner, Davido, this evening, got more than he bargained for at the University of Lagos, after excited fans chased him in his car and ended up breaking one of the windows.

The HKN artiste, was in the institution to perform at the First Bank-sponsored Youth Excel Programme. After he held his audience captive with a great performance, the students refused to let him leave, trailing him to his car.

McLaren P1 Supercar

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With the McLaren P1 supercar, the British sports car builder has designed one of the fastest vehicles ever built. The P1 has a limited top speed of 217 mph, but will hit 60 mph in well under 3 seconds, and at a price of $1.3 million each, the P1 will be limited to 375 copies.

By the tale of the tape, McLaren says the 903-hp P1 will hit 62 mph in well under 3 seconds, 124 mph in 7 seconds and 186 mph in 17 seconds — a full five seconds faster than the F1. The top speed will be limited to 217 mph, until some brave soul attempts to turn the electronic monitors off, and the car will be track-ready from purchase thanks to its own unique formula of Pirelli tire.

Comedian, Basketmouth Buys The First And Only Car In Africa

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You just need to know how to fit in and play your cards well and cash will be rolling in for you with ease. I hear one of Nigeria's consistent comedian, Basketmouth, real names Bright Okpocha, just took delivery of the 2013 exclusive Opel Insignia car. That he got the car is not a big deal, but how he did it.

The 2013 Opel Insignia was built from scratch to Basketmouth's specification.

Actress Omotola's 'Husband Holds A Surprise Party For Her

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After spending over five weeks in America,omotola who turned 35years old a forth night ago,returned to Nigeria over the weekend and all went well.

As Omotola lazed around at home,Matthew her hubby of  almost 20yrs was busy making secrets calls to Celebrities inviting them to a surprise party he was hosting for his famous wife.

‘1000 PDP Members Defect To ACN’

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Leader of the Action Congress of Nigeria in Enugu State, Maj.-Gen. Josef Okoloagu (retd.), on Monday said no fewer than 1,000 Peoples Democratic Party members had defected to the ACN in the state.

Okoloagu stated this at a press briefing in Enugu.

He said the defection would further embolden the ACN to wrest power from the PDP in the 2015 general elections in the state.

Artificial Human Ear Using A 3D Printer And Living Cells [VIDEO]

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Researchers at Cornell University have bioengineered a human ear using a 3D printer and living cells, Popular Science reported. The ear looks and operates like a natural human ear.

As described in a paper published this week in the online journal PLOS ONE, the scientists created a digital 3D image of a 5-year-old girl’s ear with panoramic photography, then printed it out on a 3D printer to make a mold, Popular Science reported. They filled the mold with collagen from rat tails and cartilage cells from cows.

Building A Successful Online Marketing Strategy

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Building a successful local business social media marketing strategy takes time. Anyone who has been doing this for a while will agree with me. As usual, I was out and about town checking into local businesses and catching up on what’s happening on Twitter and Facebook, when I learnt something new.

I found out that just having a website is no longer enough for any business without a well-managed social media presence — be it an e-commerce kind of business or just a beauty shop, a political party or even a gym. If you really want to maximise profit and stay in competition, you need to learn how to successfully market your business online.

I Have Been Childless For 17 Years, I Need Your Help!

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My real name is Uju , I married 17yrs ago. Years of suffering, fasting, praying, mocking, crying, taking tablet and injection both local and native ones. 

 I got married at the age of 17 that was 1996, I was a virgin then and I couldn't proceed for further education and that's was the same year I lost my brave daddy. I married only son wit 8sisters,I was warmly welcome to the family. Within a year, I couldn't conceive we both went to hospital, after running some test I was told that we are both medically okay, but can't still conceive. We are praying to God, I had been to more than 50 churches, hospital etc but nothing happen.

My Mother Borrowed Money To Buy My First Boots – Eagles Defender, Oboabona

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A lot was not known about Sunshine Stars skipper, Godfrey Oboabona, before the Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa.

But by the time Nigeria emerged from the tournament as African champions, he had played in all the matches, forging an impressive partnership with Kenneth Omeruo and garnering so much acclaim.

Janet Jackson Marries Qatari Boyfriend, Wissam Al Mana

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After months of speculation, Janet reveals she is married to Middle Eastern mogul.

Singer, Janet Jackson, has married her boyfriend, Wissam Al Mana.

Okocha, Kanu Made Me Choose Nigeria Over England – Victor Moses

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Chelsea forward Victor Moses has revealed how former internationals Austin ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha and Nwankwo Kanu talked him into choosing Nigeria over England, especially after he was overlooked by England coaches.

The former Crystal Palace sensation was named the Player of the Tournament at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa following his spectacular display as Nigeria won the African title for the third time.

Why Should Another Woman’s Husband Make You Happy Lola? – Stella D. Blasts Actress Lola Alao

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Lola who has been involved in a few controversies in the movie industry is quoted to have said some very shocking words and i have been waiting for her denial and it hasn’t come…that means she did say it and i am gladly sending her this memo.

Lola is quoted to have advised single girls thus….. Go For Any Married Man that Will Make You Happy – Actress Lola Alao

Eight Lesbian Girls Expelled From Secondary School

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Barely a week after the the local newspaper covered a story about the rising number of lesbians in Girls High Schools all over the country, the administration has now sent home eight girls over the matter.

The school’s principal, Pacifica Nyambong’i said that a group of eight students in Form Two, who were also jointly being investigated for arson claims, had been sent home and others readmitted after undergoing counseling and promising to change. The principal admitted that some Form Two students confessed to being lesbians who had lovers in the school while other girls denied the allegations.

Goldie Harvey Laid To Rest

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Goldie was laid to rest today Monday February 25th at a private funeral held at Vaults and Gardens cemetery in Ikoyi. 

The singer died on Thursday February 14th. Continue to rest in the bosom of the Lord. 

Buhari Is Not The Right Man To Champion The Cause Of Democracy – Ex-Senate President Wayas

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Second Republic Senate President, Dr. Joseph Wayas, has said the former military Head of State and 2011 presidential candidate for the Congress for Progressive Change, Maj.Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (rtd), is not the right man to champion the cause of democracy in the country.

Wayas, who said this while speaking on Liberty FM, Kaduna radio programme, ‘Guest of the Week,’ monitored in Kaduna, on Saturday added that he had nothing personal against the former military ruler.

World Most Expensive Cat

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Meet the $22,000 designer cat that has become the latest exotic pet for fashionable homeowners in America. The specially-bred Ashera is the largest, rarest and most exotic house cat in the world.

The pricey puss is a result of breeding the African Surval and the Asian Leopard cat with a domestic cat. Bred by Los Angeles-based Lifestyle Pets, the company claims the Ashera “is a new ultra-exotic breed of domestic cat that already has wealthy animal devotees paying to get on the waiting list“.

Michael Jackson’s Son Makes Entertainment Debut

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Michael Jackson’s oldest son launched his showbiz career this week with a gig as a guest correspondent for “Entertainment Tonight,” a job his aunt La Toya Jackson arranged.

The first assignment for Prince Michael Jackson, who celebrated his 16th birthday last Wednesday, was an interview with actors James Franco, Zach Braff and director Sam Raimi about their remake of “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.”

Student From Germany Builds Electromagnetic Harvester To Recharge A Battery

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Dennis Siegel, a student at the University of the Arts in Bremen, Germany has built what he calls an electromagnetic harvester—it converts electromagnetic fields in the immediate environment into electricity to recharge a common AA battery. He's won a 2nd place award in the HfK Bremen Hochschulpreis 2013 competition for Digitale Medien, for his efforts.

The Aftermath Of Making Call While Driving

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The Honda crotch rocket rider was traveling at approximately 85 mph.
The VW driver was talking on a cell phone when she pulled out from a side street, apparently not seeing the motorcycle. The rider's reaction time was not sufficient enough to avoid this accident.

The car had two passengers and the bike rider was found INSIDE the car with them.

Inside Saudi Prince’s ‘Flying Palace’

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The life of the ultra-rich is what separates them from the rich – from customized private jets to intimidating luxurious Yachts, state of the art/top of the range automobiles to eye-popping residences; the difference is as clear as daylight.

In this exclusive report culled from Daily Mail, the lifestyle of Saudi Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal is the focus – his ‘flying palace’ which includes a concert hall complete with a grand piano.

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff Visit To Nigeria [PHOTOS]

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Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff met with Nigeria’s leader Goodluck Jonathan in Abuja on Saturday for talks that were expected to focus on boosting trade, notably in the energy sector.

Oil-rich Nigeria is Brazil’s main commercial partner in Africa, with bilateral trade soaring 500 percent from $1.5 billion in 2002 to $9 billion last year.

‘Premarital Sex Is Okay As Long As It Is A Safe Sex’ - Nollywood Actress

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Yoruba actress, Tope Osoba said when asked if she believed sex is only for married couples…

"I think sex is meant to be enjoyed by two people who have serious feeling for each other. Sex is good, it is there for two lovers to enjoy themselves and share the secrets of their hearts.

Kim Kardashian And Kanye West Are Expecting A Baby Girl

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Kim Kardashian and Kanye West just found out they're expecting a baby girl, a source close to the pregnant reality star tells Us Weekly exclusively.

"They're over the moon!" a source close to the first-time parents-to-be tells Us. "Kanye always wanted a girl."

First Lady Michelle Obama Shows Off Her Dancing Moves With Jimmy Fallon [Video]

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First Lady Michelle Obama showed off her dancing moves during her Friday appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.

Mrs Obama was a crowd favorite on the NBC comedy show and wasn't afraid to get physical in front of the New York audience.

While in the Big Apple she was also interviewed by Good Morning America host Robin Roberts and health guru Dr Oz, as part of the celebration for the 3 year anniversary of her Let's Move! campaign to fight childhood obesity.

Governor Uduaghan And Wife Seal Marriage Vows

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25 years after saying I do, the governor of Delta State, Emmanuel Uduaghan and wife Roli, renewed their vows on Wednesday February 20th at the first Baptist Church in Warri. 

I’m Scared Of Marriage – Nollywood Actress, Ebube Nwagbo

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My greatest asset
Some people say it is my smile, some say it is my hips. I think it is my personality; nothing in particular for me. People out there have different opinions about me. I think it is just me, Ebube as a whole. The smile, the body, and the personality, everything put together. That should be my selling point.

Ebube on set and Ebube off set
A lot of people tend to attach me to what they see on set. When I started out, it was with the roles that endear people to me, so everybody thought I am that accommodating and nice, I am not saying I am not nice. I am nice, but I am not that naïve girl everybody thinks I am because most people tend to take advantage of it, thinking what they see on screen is the way I am. I still have some sides to me; I am not that perfect person they think I am. I am not that person everybody takes advantage of. It is totally different for me. I am not that loud but I could be when I want to.

Undergraduate Turns Fellow Student Into Snake For Money Rituals

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Report reaching us has it that, at about 3pm yesterday, a Nigerian guy who schools at Houdegbe North American University in Benin Republic (HNAUB) was arrested, due to his action of turning a fellow female student to a snake by using black-magic.

The guy was said to be 100 Level Business Administration Students of the above named University. To cut the Long story short, they’re freshers who wanted to make quick money. They wanted to drive exotic cars and oppress their fellow students who were struggling hard to complete their education.

22 Year Old Girl Beaten To Death By Boyfriend in Lagos

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A part-time Business Administration Student of Lagos State Polytechnic, Miss Olayinde Bournes, 22, has allegedly been beaten to death by her boyfriend, Abuchi Cyril.

The incident happened  Thursday at Shorinmade Street, Aguda-Ogba area of Lagos State, southwest Nigeria.

How To Stop Your Breasts From Sagging Or Drooping

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A sagging or drooping breast is a natural, inevitable process that most women experience at some points in their lives. Women tend to be bothered by this life’s normal process, because they feel it makes them unattractive. Drooping breast are said to occur with age, but a breast can actually start sagging at any age simply because they do not have muscles in them.

While the causes of sagging are not known, many schools of thought attribute the cause of this phenomenon to breastfeeding. But many researches and studies have shown that this is a complete myth. Outcomes of studies and researches have found that expansion and contraction of milk glands during pregnancy and not breastfeeding is responsible.

Goldie's Death: Police May Go After Best Friend

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The last good glimpse Nigerians had of Goldie was of her photos on the red carpet of the 55th Grammy Awards, where she appeared as a woman full of life.

Her death four days later on Valentine’s Day was one hell of a shock for her fans, friends and family. Her demise evoked a volcano of mixed feeling as many haters took to the social media to further hex the soul of the deceased.
In the wake of the Valentine’s Day tragedy, damning reports began to emerge: drugs, hedonism, a little-known marriage, and husband-snatching allegations. 

Actress, Mercy Johnson, Shares Pictures Of Herself, Husband And Her Baby

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Nollywood Actress Mercy Johnson must be really proud to be a mother and wife. Mercy who has been away from the big screen for a while now, gave us a pictorial justification to back up that move. 

She’s obviously nursing her baby and having an awesome family time. 

She uploaded photos of herself and her hubby Prince Odianose Okojie, as well as that of their baby Purity for us to see.

Amber Rose And Wiz Khalifa Are The Proud Parents Of A Baby Boy

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Amber Rose and her fiance Wiz Khalifa are the proud parents of a baby boy!

Sebastian Taylor Thomaz (yes, with a z) was born Thursday afternoon.

Earlier in the day, proud papa Wiz Khalifa posted a picture wearing scrubs and a face mask with the caption "daddy time."

Priests Should Be Able To Marry - Cardinal Keith O'brien

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Priests should be able to get married because they find celibacy "difficult", Britain's most senior Roman Catholic has said.

Cardinal Keith O'Brien is an outspoken critic of plans to legalise gay marriage and was named 'bigot of the year' by gay rights charity Stonewall.

EFCC Must Disclose Cecilia Ibru’s Assets Within 72 Hours - Court

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A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to disclose within 72hours, the whereabouts of the money and properties forfeited by the convicted former Managing Director of Oceanic Bank (now Ecobank), Mrs. Cecilia Ibru.

Presiding Justice Mohammed Idris gave the order while delivering judgment in a Freedom of Information (FOI) suit filed by the President of Progressive Shareholders Association of Nigeria (PSAN), Mr Boniface Okezie.

Saudi Arabia’s Police Arrest Ethiopians For Practicing Christianity

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Saudi Arabia’s notorious religious police, known as the mutawa, swooped in on a private gathering of at least 53 Ethiopian Christians this month, shutting down their private prayer, and arresting the peaceful group of foreign workers for merely practicing their faith.

The mixed group of men and women was seized in a private residence in the city of Dammam, the capital of the wealthy oil province in Eastern Arabia, and Saudi authorities charged three Christian leaders with seeking to convert Muslims to Christianity. The latest crackdown on Christianity in the ultra-fundamental Islamic country comes on the heels of a brutal 2011/2012 incarceration and torture of 36 Ethiopian Christians, and drew a sharp rebuke from a U.S. lawmaker.