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Nursing mother and her baby allegedly detained in hospital for 7 months over her inability to pay bills

A nursing mother and her baby have allegedly been detained in a hospital for 7 months since she gave birth, due to her inability to pay her hospital bills. Blessing Bassey, 27, was rushed to Mojol Hospital, Church Street, in Shasha, Egbeda, Lagos in March. She had lost consciousness on March 6 while she was […]

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47-year-old man arrested for allegedly killing two of his children and his aged mother in Anambra (graphic photos)

Police officers in Anambra state have arrested a 47-year-old man identified as Emeka Ezimadu, for allegedly killing two of his own children, his 85-year-old mother, and inflicting injuries on three other children at Okpuneze Uruagu in Nnewi North local government area of State on Thursday, September 17. The state police command spokesperson, SP Haruna Mohammed, who […]

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Child traffickers arrested for killing a new mother and selling her newborn baby

A 68-year-old nurse, Mary Ishmael and 23-year-old Chinedu Nwachukwu have been arrested by the Rivers state police command for killing a mother of a three-month-old child Chinonye Queen Uzoma, and selling her baby afterwards. Nwachukwu was arrested by men of 48 PMF who were on stop-and-search duties at Omerelu Nipping Point near Owerri, Imo State while carrying a five-month-old […]

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Nigerian student, 21, accuses her father of battering her mother for years and threatening to do worse

A 21-year-old Nigerian student has accused her dad of domestic violence towards her mum and she shared photos of her mother with the injuries inflicted on her. Gloria Ezeobi, a student of pharmacy at LUTH, said her parents have been married for 22 years and her father, Sunday Vincent Ezeobi, has allegedly been “brutally beating” […]

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Nigerian therapist officially changes his surname to his mother’s name

A Nigerian therapist has taken to facebook to rejoice the official changing of his surname to his mother’s name. Victor Ibeh filed for a change of name at the High Court of Justice in Abuja and his request to take his mother’s name was granted. Victor Ibeh, who now goes by Victor Ruth (Ruth being […]

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Alleged rapist arrests victim’s mother, uncle and neighbour for reporting and getting him arrested for rape in Rivers state

A suspected rapist has reportedly got his victim’s mother, uncle and neighbour arrested for reporting the incident to authorities and getting him arrested earlier. The suspect accused of sexually molesting a 3-year old child, was released after spending 11 days in police detention. Human Rights Activist, Gwamnishu Emefiena Harrison said he was released after the […]

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Man sets pregnant sister ablaze for slapping their mother

The Lagos state police command has arrested a young man simply identified as Chima for allegedly setting his pregnant elder sister, Victoria, 20, ablaze at their residence around CAC Bus Stop in Okokomaiko, Ojo, on May 14. According to reports, Chima and Victoria, who was said to be two months pregnant, were on the day […]

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Nursing mother, four others recover from COVID-19 in Akwa Ibom

Five Covid-19 patients including a nursing mother have been discharged from the Akwa Ibom state Isolation center after testing negative for the dreaded disease by the Nigerian Center for Diseases Control, NCDC. Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Dominic Ukpong who disclosed this to newsmen, said one of the discharged survivors was a medical […]

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Police arrests mother and son for allegedly attempting to sell four-year-old boy in Niger (photo)

A 46-year-old woman identified as Stella and her 16-year-old son, Miracle and one other, 18 year old Ebube Ebuka, have been arrested by men of the Niger state police command for allegedly abducting and attempting to sell a four-year-old boy in Suleja local government area of the state. A statement released by the command says […]

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Marital problem ; Young nursing mother commits suicide in Akwa Ibom

Tragedy struck in  Uyo the Akwaibom state capital as a young nursing mother identiftied as Mrs Esther Frank reportedly committed suicide due to problems in her marriage. The deceased who hails from Anambra state, is said to have consumed a poisonous substance called sniper. Before consuming the substance, she left a suicide note for her […]

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Father, Mother and their 11 children contracts Coronavirus

An entire Spanish family including eleven children have contracted the Coronavirus. The Cebrian Gervas family from Valladolid in north-west Spain have all been forced to go under strict isolation in their home after every single one of them was diagnosed with the virus. Mother, Irene Gervas was the first family to test positive for COVID-19, […]

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Covid-19: Single Mother of three jumps into the river over lockdown

A woman who defied the coronavirus stay-at-home order in Osun State, was on Wednesday rescued by some residents after she jumped into the Osun River at Ogo-Oluwa area of Osogbo. The woman, identified as Kafayat Alake, could have drowned but was lucky as some concerned residents who had seen her walking on the bridge promptly […]

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Newborn baby hanging from a barbed wire in a hostel is rescued after her mother, a student of Fed Poly Oko, tried to throw her over the fence shortly after birth (graphic)

Students of Federal Polytechnic Oko in Anambra state were greeted by a shocking scene when they came out of their hostel on Friday night, March 6, 2020. Students who live off-campus in Munachi Hostel, Oko, Orumba North L.G.A, found a newborn baby, with her placenta still attached, hanging from the barbed wire of the fence […]