Outrage and amazement are some of the emotions currently on display in Yola, Adamawa State, after the startling revelation contained in a letter addressed to a radio station in the state capital, Radio Gotel, by a lady who claimed to be an undergraduate of the Federal University of Technology Yola (FUTY).
The lady, in the letter which was sent to the producer of the programme, "Heart to Heart", said she contracted the Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV) from her student… Continue
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The News of the World says the group of six billionaires have spent three months on a deal they hope is too good for Malcolm Glazer to reject.
Two consortium members are keen United fans who have twice visited Old Trafford this year to watch Sir Alex Ferguson and his players in Premier League action.
Based in Bangkok, the consortium wants to buy out the Glazer family and put an end to the financial balancing act which has engulfed the world's biggest football… Continue
Added by Choochoo Sports Book on December 15, 2009 at 6:40am —
In a sign of increased uncertainty about Umaru Yar'adua's ability to return to
Nigeria's presidency, his wife, Turai is anxiously moving to protect her most prized possession from the presidential lodge in Abuja also known as Aso Rock Villa.
Saharareporters learnt that the Turai Yar’adua has commenced the removal of a cache of gold and diamond kept in the inner recesses of the presidential villa. The precious metals, described by our sources as “large in quantity,” are tied to a… Continue
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“This is my house, I have to defend it” was said by who, and in what movie? Well, if you racked your brains for some unpardonable stretchy seconds rather than declare the answer on the spur of the moment, then it simply means that you were neither a movie enthusiast/freak back in the days, nor could you holistically comprehend the unfolding events in the flick you were watching on the full screen as a result of your tender age.
Kevin McCallister (Macaulay Caulkin) in first prequel of… Continue
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Hundreds of lives would have been lost yesterday in a near collision of aircraft when the communication and radar system of the Nigeria Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) broke down, leaving a dozen aircraft hovering in the air for several hours at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos.
Ethiopian Airlines, carrying 180 passengers on its way to Lagos from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, demanded emergency landing when its aircraft was running out of fuel as it hovered for… Continue
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It is a man's worst nightmare but for Colombian farmer Luis Alfonso Sanchez it seemed the logical thing to do.
The 40-year-old decided to castrate himself to avoid cheating on his wife who refused to have sex with him.
Mr Sanchez had performed the act on many of his animals in the past and believed the procedure would be as easy for him saying: "I've castrated pigs, cats, dogs and three days later they are healed.
"I thought that's what… Continue
Added by jackie webLondonGirl on December 13, 2009 at 1:18pm —
An HIV-positive man has confessed to injecting his blood into his sleeping wife and infecting her with the virus that can cause Aids, reports have said. Skip related content
It is believed the man wanted to give her the disease so she would start having sex with him again, New Zealand's Sunday Star-Times said
Court documents detailed how the man, 35, twice pricked his 33-year-old wife with a sewing needle laced with his infected… Continue
Added by jackie webLondonGirl on December 13, 2009 at 1:06pm —
I stumbled upon this today while browsing the net and realised that a person's name just like his spirit,soul and body is a distinct criteria for his purpose in life .God has many names and the one we look at today is yahweh .
The Hebrews according to this article below are the progenitors of the naming convention and overtly and covertly have been identified with the history of the written word as we see it today.
Meaning, origin and etymology of the name… Continue
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*UBA, Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation React
human trafficking claims made by Marcia Okhai against Joan Okorodudu. Here are our new findings.
Cynthia Omorodion was visibly absent at the recent Nigeria’s Next Super Model Contest held in Lagos and many who attended were curious as to why the ex bearer of the crown was not there to hand over her title. We spoke to Cynthia on Friday December 11th 2009 and reasons for being absent were evident in her… Continue
Added by NollywoodMohits on December 12, 2009 at 11:03am —
Amnesty International exposed the shocking level of unlawful police killings in Nigeria in a new report released on Wednesday.
“The Nigerian police are responsible for hundreds of unlawful killings every year,” said Erwin van der Borght, Director of Amnesty International’s Africa Programme.
“Police don’t only kill people by shooting them; they also torture them to death, often while they are in detention.”
“The majority of the cases go un-investigated and the… Continue
Added by 9jabook.com on December 12, 2009 at 10:51am —
*China, Nigeria in talks after $50 billion offer in June
*Nigeria desperate for funding to fill joint venture gaps
China is ready to invest $50 billion to acquire 6 billion barrels of Nigerian oil reserves in a proposal made in June, a sum which could help the OPEC member fund its joint ventures with oil majors, a top adviser said.
Several state-run Chinese oil firms, including CNOOC, are in talks with Nigeria about Beijing's search for proven oil reserves,… Continue
Added by 9jabook.com on December 12, 2009 at 10:48am —
Kabir Audu is a very successful Nigerian. He's 30. And he has an idea.
"It was Ben Gurion in the late 1940s," he says.
"He called on Israelis around the world to come home. To build an Israel greater than their wildest imagination."
"We see Nigeria every day - tremendous talent, this tremendous potential. Imagine if it's wielded toward one vision."
Kabir and his friend Tunji Abdul are living proof of… Continue
Added by 9jabook.com on December 12, 2009 at 10:42am —
Some are protesting the casting of Jennifer Hudson in new film.
Johannesburg, South Africa. Some South African actors have spoken in opposition of the casting of Oscar winning actress Jennifer Hudson in a film about the life of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela. The Creative Workers Union of South Africa recently stated that the use of foreign actors for films such as the one to tell the story of the former wife of South Africa’s first black president hinders efforts for expanding the… Continue
Added by NollywoodMohits on December 11, 2009 at 11:06pm —
(Memphis Egypt) Famed egyptologist Dr. Zany Hogwash announced to a stunned world that King Tutankhamun owned an Ipod and a cell phone. The items were discovered in 1922 by the Carter expedition but were misidentified as kitchen utensils. King Tut lived from 1341 BC to 1323 BC.
Dr. Hogwash said the Ipod was damaged with age but the song selections were readable. It appears King Tut was like any normal teenager and loved rock music. His favorite song was Pyramid to Heaven by… Continue
Added by NollywoodMohits on December 11, 2009 at 11:00pm —
The senate has confirmed the appointment of Arunma Oteh as the Director General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Also confirmed on Thursday was the appointment of Ahmed Remi Makele as an Executive Commissioner (Legal & Compliance).
Both were nominated by President Umaru Yar’Adua in July this year and their names were forwarded to the senate for confirmation in accordance with the provisions of the Investment and Securities Act 2007.
Added by 9jabook.com webmadam on December 11, 2009 at 10:00am —
Fashola lights Africa’s tallest Christmas tree today
Lagos State governor, Babatunde Fashola, will today light the tallest Christmas tree in Africa at the National Arts Theatre, Iganmu area of Lagos State. The light is part of Coca-Cola’s Christmas marketing campaign.
The colourful tree lighting ceremony, which would attract media executives, would also be attended by dignitaries from both private and public sectors of the economy.
Added by 9jabook.com on December 11, 2009 at 9:10am —
Facebook or Satan's Playground?
I was talking to some friends at a party a few weeks ago when the hostess took me aside and asked me if I was on Twitter. On Twitter?!! The nerve! I threw my glass of soda in her face and told her I’ve never done drugs in my life. What an accusation!
Later that day, my kids explained that Twitter was a social messaging site on the computer. They said there are similar sites called Facebook and My Space.
The whole thought of… Continue
Added by 9jabook.com on December 10, 2009 at 4:59pm —
For the message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God.”
What a hoot.
I usually begin the actual writing of my sermon by sitting down at the computer and typing in a blank document. Normally, I choose which of the scriptures I feel led to preach from early in the week (usually Monday) and then let it “simmer” for a few days and then sit down on Thursday to put whatever God has put in my heart to… Continue
Added by 9jabook.com on December 10, 2009 at 4:36pm —
Prostitutes of a Danish sex workers association will offer their services plus no charges to delegates of the UN climate summit in Copenhagen, an association official told AFP Saturday. Skip related content
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Susanne Moeller said the move was meant to protest an anti-prostitution initiative undertaken by Copenhagen city hall.
The city, host of the December 7-18 UN… Continue
Added by 9jabook.com webmadam on December 10, 2009 at 2:00pm —
Dear readers, Carrying his baby months after I left him!
I am in a very difficult position. One I would find extremely difficult to explain to my former boyfriend. I honestly don’t even know how to explain it to myself let alone any other one, because it is a very strange thing.
My ex-boyfriend and I went our different ways about five months ago, and since then I haven’t slept with another man… Continue
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