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Ikpeazu's Coronavirus Treatment Complicated By Kidney Failure-SR

Governor of Abia State, Okezie Ikpeazu, has been moved to Abuja, Nigeria’s capital, for intensive care after testing positive for Coronavirus earlier this week. According to insider sources, the governor is being treated at his home in Abuja with a sizable number of medical personnel on the ground to ensure he gets the best care possible. Apart from medical staff on the ground to attend to him, it was gathered that the Abia State governor also arrived Abuja with a retinue of aides and security personnel, some of whom are believed to have tested positive for the virus as well. SaharaReporters gathered that Ikpeazu has kidney failure and has been undergoing dialysis, thereby further complicating his situation and threatening his chances of making a full recovery from COVID-19. Before now, there were attempts to fly the Abia governor abroad for treatment but following the ban on international flights in many countries around the world and his positive status of the virus, that

Tears As Huston Bids George Floyd Farewell (Photos).

Sympathizers who gathered at a Houston church to today, June 9 to pay tribute to George Floyd at his hometown funeral were thrown into tears as they bade him farewell. The Houston funeral service marked the culmination of a long farewell to the 46-year-old African American whose death in custody ignited global protests against police brutality and racism blacks in America and beyond. Politicians, civil rights activists and celebrities joined the family to share memories of the man they called a “gentle giant” before his gold casket was due to be conveyed by horse-drawn carriage to his final resting place by his mother’s grave. “We may weep, we may mourn, we’ll be comforted and we will find hope,” the church’s co-pastor Mia Wright said. It should be recalled Floyd died on May 25, 2020 after a white Minneapolis cop knelt on his neck for 9 minuets while he pleaded “I can’t breathe”. His death has come to embody fractured relations between communities of color and police in the

Tonto Dikeh Excited As She Receives 2 Car Gifts On Her Birthday (Video)

Popular Nigerian Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh has taken to social media to show her excitement after she received 2 car gifts on her birthday. It should be recalled that the mother of one shared adorable photos to mark her 35th birthday today, June 9, 2020. The philanthropist made this known on her official Instagram page today. Taking to her verified page, she shared a video of one of the cars. She revealed the Mercedes Benz was a birthday gift from a company she holds an ambassadorial deal with, @Pretiwomannn. Tonto Dikeh also noted that she has received two car gifts already making her a proud owner of 6 cars. See video of her new car gift below: VIDEO

Eight Yahoo Boys Jailed In Abeokuta.(photos)

Nine Internet Fraudsters Bag Jail Terms in Abeokuta The Ibadan Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has secured the conviction of nine internet fraudsters, before two different judges of the Federal High Court, Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital. The latest of the convictions, involved Toheeb Abdulrasheed and Chukwuebuka Isaac Dike, who were sentenced by Justice Mohammed Abubakar of the Federal High Court, Abeokuta, Ogun State on Monday, June 8, 2020 for their involvement in internet-related fraud. Dike, who claimed to be a 100-level Biochemistry student of Federal University of Agriculture, FUNAAB, was sentenced to three months in prison; while Abdulrasheed, a self-acclaimed graduate of Business Administration from Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, MAPOLY, bagged four months. Their sentences followed the prayer of prosecution counsel, Abdulrasheed Suleiman for their conviction after they pleaded guilty to their respective amended one-count charge. As

Lady under fire for dressing her 5-yr-old daughter in bikini and full makeup for birthday shoot (Photos)

A Nigerian lady, Ejiwunmi Yetty is currently receiving backlash on social media for the way she posted and celebrated her daughter’s 5th birthday two days ago. Yetty took to her Facebook page to share photos of her daughter, Okikiolami, wearing a full glammed-up face, rocking a yellow bikini and also a blue aso-eke. Facebook users took to her comment section to slam her. One Tunde Adebayo wrote; “You are a bad example of a good mother. I blamed your husband for allowing this aberations to thrive under his roof. With this kind of attitudes towards a innocent girl, one needs not to look far to know how worst ur spinsterhood was. Shame on you Yetty!” TemmyTope Oluwaseun Akinnitire wrote; “And if u and ur husband don’t have brain and none of ur neighbors or ur parents could advice u not to dress for this child like this” Adeola Awoshipe Seliat wrote; “You have literally handover your deed to your child from Age 5 We wouldn’t blame u though cos we don’t know if that was wh

We Are Considering Reopening Schools After Interstate Travel Ban- Emeka Nwajiuba

The Federal Government has said that schools may reopen in the country after the ban on interstate movement has been lifted. The government said that it was been careful not to lead Nigerians into danger as Nigeria continues to record increased cases. It pointed out that some countries that opened schools hurriedly shut them when their cases spiked. Minister of State for Education, Emeka Nwajiuba stated this during the briefing by the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 in Abuja on Monday. He stated that the government had not published any date for school reopening as being speculated on the social media. The federal government had in March shut all schools in the country as part of measures to contain the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. The minister said: “We want to open when it is safe to do so. We have heard about neighbouring countries that opened and shut. We have heard about cases spiking with children getting into school. Of all the things I will like to do

Triplet sisters wed triplet brothers in Enugu State (Photos)

Ngwo community in Enugu State played host to a memorable wedding over the weekend and it has made headlines due to the uniqueness of ceremony. The trio-wedding was not a usual one that people have witness and it was between two sets of triplets on both sides of the union. Photos making the rounds online captured the beautiful-yet-rare moment and it is one that would live on in the memory of guests for a long time. We wish them a happy married life. See more photos below;