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1.Thousands wounded while scrambling for Jonathan’s 2m free rice in Abuja http://bit.ly/9OBlEF
2.Abia may charge ex-deputy governor, Akomas, for kidnapping… Continue
Added by 9jabook.com webmadam on September 30, 2010 at 4:30pm —
John Dabiri, a 30-year-old Nigerian biophysicist and Associate Professor of Aeronautics and Bioengineering Division of Engineering and Applied Science with the California Institute of Technology has being named among 23 new Fellows of MacArthur foundation for… Continue
Added by 9jabook.com webmadam on September 29, 2010 at 5:10pm —
(CNN) -- A 19-year-old Nigerian undergraduate student has signed a two-novel deal with the British publisher Faber, making her its youngest ever woman author.
Chibundu Onuzo, a history student at King's College London, will have her first novel, "The Spider King's Daughter," published next year..
"I wrote the book in my last year at school," Onuzo told CNN. "I've been writing since I was 10, but this was the first novel I finished, so it was… Continue
Added by 9jabook.com webmadam on September 28, 2010 at 10:40am —
The other day while I was making bread, I cracked an egg and dumped it right down the drain. Total mistake. (With a baby who still wakes up multiple times a night, I’m still a little sleep deprived.) There was a time, however, when I intentionally washed egg yolks down the drain—and used only the whites—because I thought that egg yolks were bad for my heart.
Here are the details of why you should go ahead and eat the yolks, plus highlights of other food myths that just won’t… Continue
Added by 9jabook.com webmadam on September 27, 2010 at 12:17pm —
love, infatuation or obsession… Continue
Added by 9jabook.com webmadam on September 26, 2010 at 12:29pm —
There is a popular belief that the longer couples stay in marriage, the more they look alike. NNAEMEKA MERIBE reviews some studies into this belief.
If you do a little thinking, you'll probably remember some older couples you know who look very much alike. You probably have also been wondering whether the resemblance was there before they got married or whether it was many years of marriage that caused their features to look alike, as in aging in… Continue
Added by 9jabook.com webmadam on September 26, 2010 at 12:11pm —
Members of the fastest growing church in Africa, The Redeemed Christian Church of God are in shock as their respected General Overseer, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has decreed that defaulters in the payment of tithe would no longer enjoy their marriage being blessed by the church. It was gathered that during the last Holy Ghost convention that held between August 9 -15, 2010, at the Redeemed camp,
Pastor Adeboye had a private meeting with his senior pastors where he told… Continue
Added by 9jabook.com webmadam on September 23, 2010 at 4:06pm —
Grasscutter rearing can make you become gainfully employed. The farming can be started with as low as N45,000 according to Mr. Arinze Onebunne, an expert in grasscutter rearing.
Onebunne owns Jovana Farms whose speciality is training, setting up grasscutter farms and sales. Grasscutter farming is one of the new attractive areas in job creation in Nigeria today. It is a great money-spinning business that can provide job opportunities for the young and… Continue
Added by 9jabook.com webmadam on September 23, 2010 at 10:59am —
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Added by 9jabook.com webmadam on September 22, 2010 at 4:00pm —
Why Pregnancy Test why not Virginity Test ? What do you think ? And what about the Men how do you test them if they are virgins ?
I attend the"Largest Church in Nigeria " (name witheld) here in lagos. I was surprised when I heard on friday that my friend's wedding
has been canceled and has been moved to another church to take place.
It was reported that a pregnancy test was run and that they figured out his wife to be was already 1 month… Continue
Added by 9jabook.com webmadam on September 21, 2010 at 3:52pm —
The Nigerian Association of Road Transport Owners (NARTO) has imposed N100, 000 fine on any driver found driving tankers at night.
The Executive Secretary of NARTO, Emmanuel Gowon, told the News Agency of Nigeria, in Lagos, on Saturday, that the fine would be paid by the guilty driver to the Petroleum Tanker Drivers (PTD). “Driving at night attracts N100, 000 as fine,” he said..
Mr Gowon said that a written code was brought… Continue
Added by 9jabook.com webmadam on September 21, 2010 at 3:27pm —
Ribadu to run for presidency on ACN's platform
Nuhu Ribadu, the former Chairman of the Economic Financial Crimes Commission, has declared that he will contest for president on the platform of the Action Congress of Nigeria..
Mr Ribadu stated this today at his campaign office in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. He also announced that he will register with the ACN in his ward at Yola, the… Continue
Added by 9jabook.com webmadam on September 20, 2010 at 3:27pm —
The Police in Lagos have arrested a 28-year-old housewife, Bola Oyekoya, for aborting her rival's pregnancy without her consent.
Bola was said to have taken 18-year-old Serifat Yinusa to an auxiliary nurse, Bukky Oduntan, who drugged the Cocacola drink given to Yinusa and while she was soundly asleep, the nurse injected the girl to kill the baby inside her and forced her to go into premature labour.
PUNCH METRO gathered that Bola and… Continue
Added by 9jabook.com webmadam on September 19, 2010 at 3:01pm —
Friday, September 17, 2010
Pretty Jennifer has been married to Stanley Jumbo since 1999. Few months after their wedding, Stanley returned to the United States where he has been staying for more than 10 years now. Stanley who claims to be a medical doctor in the US has not returned to his wife till date, neither has he communicated with childless Jennifer, who, despite pressures from friends and family members to remarry, has remained committed to her marital… Continue
Added by 9jabook.com webmadam on September 19, 2010 at 2:58pm —
Five members of the National Youth Service Corps, four female and one male, were last night, at about
11.30 pm, abducted by unknown gunmen at Corpers’ Lodge at Unuogha Community Secondary school in Omuma Local Government area of Rivers State.
According eyewitness account, the gunmen who arrived in a Sports Utility Vehicle, stormed the Corpers’ Lodge, shot sporadically into the air to scare people and abducted the corps members.
They also made away with valuable… Continue
Added by 9jabook.com webmadam on September 19, 2010 at 2:30pm —
They’ve got matching bags and uniforms, but these twins’ teachers will have no bother telling them apart. Marcia has a fair complexion, with blonde hair, like her mother, while Millie takes after her dad, who
is of Jamaican origin..
As four-year-olds Marcie and Millie Biggs hold hands on their first day
at primary school, it’s hard to believe that Britain’s unlikeliest twins
were almost identical at birth.
But the… Continue
Added by 9jabook.com webmadam on September 16, 2010 at 5:03pm —
TMZ is reporting that Montana Fishburne has checked into a facility that specialize in anger management and mental health issues.
Montana Fishburne — aspiring sex tape star and daughter of Laurence Fishburne — is checking herself into an inpatient facility that specializes in anger management, behavioral problems and mental
illnesses … sources tell TMZ.
We’re told the facility is in Southern California and Montana will be there at least 30…
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Authorities in the Philippines are trying to trace a mother who gave birth then dumped her baby on a flight from the Middle East.
The baby boy was found in a bin bag unloaded from a Gulf Air plane which had just arrived from Bahrain.
Bloodied and wrapped in tissue, he was rushed to an airport clinic, where he was examined, cleaned and given a bottle of milk..
Added by 9jabook.com webmadam on September 13, 2010 at 11:16am —