Category: News

High school mourns student, 15, who committed suicide after being bullied for being gay

15-year-old Nigel Shelby committed suicide following incessant bullying for being gay and his school and community are mourning his death. Nigel Shelby, a student at Huntsville High School in Huntsville, Alabama, took his life after being the target of homophobic bullying. The Madison County Coroner confirmed that the freshman died by suicide on Thursday, April […]

Photos: Apostle Suleman ”acquires” a private jet barely one year after he preached against it

General Overseer of Omega Fire Ministries International, Apostle Johnson Suleman, has  allegedly acquired a private jet.   Omega Fire Ministry Facebook page published pictures and a video of Suleman inside his newly purchased jet saying, “join us as we congratulate our father, the restoration apostle, God’s general, God’s own oracle, a dispensation of our time, the […]

British dad searching for his wife, daughter and son confirms they were killed by suicide bomber in Sri Lanka

A British dad who was seen wandering the streets of Colombo in a blood-soaked T-shirt as he desperately searched for his wife, daughter, and son, has confirmed that they are among those killed by suicide bombers in Sri Lanka. Ben Nicholson, 43, a British lawyer has revealed how his wife and two children were blown up at […]

US rapper, YNW Melly facing possibility of death penalty for allegedly killing two of his friends

American rapper, Jamell Maurice Demons, who is better known as YNW Melly is facing the possibility of the death penalty for allegedly killing two of his friends. According to TMZ, Melly who is currently charged with a pair of first-degree murder counts, will be facing a capital punishment effort by the State of Florida. The state believes it […]

OAU extra-year student commits suicide after failing carryover courses

An extra-year student of the Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU, has committed suicide after he failed his carryover courses, CVE and CSC 517. The deceased identified as Kolapo Olowoporoku committed suicide on April 15 by taking a poisonous substance after a period of battling depression. The news was shared on social media by Ananwureyi. Read below. Barely two […]

It’s Prince William & Duchess Kate‘s Youngest Child Prince Louis’ First Birthday

Today is Prince Louis, Prince William and Duchess Kate‘s youngest child, first birthday and the Royal Family has shared a few new photos of baby Louis – taken by his mom! Kensington Palace tweeted “The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are delighted to share three new photographs of Prince Louis ahead of his first birthday tomorrow 🎈. The photographs were taken earlier this month […]

Ukraine election: Comedian Zelensky wins presidency by landslide

A comedian Volodymyr Zelensky who has no political experience has won the Ukrainian Presidential election on Sunday in a landslide victory. Volodymyr Zelensky, whose only previous political role was playing the president on television, defeated incumbent Petro Poroshenko by taking 73 percent of the vote, BBC reports.   Poroshenko lost to the television star across all regions of the […]

Over $351m cash found in the residence of ousted Sudanese leader, Omar Al-Bashir (Photo)

Huge sums of cash have been discovered by anti-corruption investigators at ex President Omar al Bashir’s former residence, less than two weeks after he was kicked out of office in a military coup.   Senior public prosecutor in Sudan, Mutasim Mahmoud, in a statement, announced the seizure of $351 million, €6,7 million, and SDG 5 […]

17 Filipino devotees including a woman nailed to crosses as they re-enact the crucifixion of Jesus on Good Friday (Photos)

At least 17 men including a woman were reportedly nailed to crosses in the Philippines in an act of devotion to re-enact the crucifixion of Jesus on Good Friday.   In San Fernando City, Pampanga province, hundreds of tourists watched in shock as actors dressed as Roman soldiers hammered four-inch nails through the hands and […]

Mohammed Salah, Caster Semenya, Ethiopia’s Abiy Ahmed named in TIME’s 100 Most Influential People for 2019

TIME has released its 2019 list of 100 Most Influential people in the world. In it is Egypt’s striker Mohammed Salah, athlete Caster Semenya, Ethiopian Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed among others. The magazine released six covers, featuring Salah, Nancy Pelosi, Gayle King, Sandra Oh, Dwayne Johnson, andTaylor Swift. The list was divided into Pioneers, Artists, Leaders, Icons and Titans See the list […]