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Brazil passes 1 million Coronavirus cases after 54,771 tested positive in one day

Brazil has become the second country in the world after the US to confirm more than one million cases of COVID-19.  The health ministry on Friday night reported 54,771 new cases, the highest daily increase in any country since the pandemic began, taking the total to 1,032,913. The officials said about half of increase was due to delayed reporting in three states, including São Paulo. In addition, there were more than 1,200 deaths for the fourth consecutive day, taking the total to nearly 49,000. President Jair Bolsonaro has been heavily criticised for his response to the crisis. The far-right leader has repeatedly clashed with state governors and mayors over their strict restrictions to curb the spread of the virus. His approach has also led to the resignation of two health ministers. The United States has the highest cases and deaths in the World. More than 2.2 million cases and over 120,000 deaths have been confirmed in America.

Two men arrested for filming a teenage girl while raping her in Anambra

The police in Anambra state have arrested two men for allegedly filming a 12-year old girl while one of them raped her in Ozubulu, Ekwusigo Local Government Area of the State. The spokesperson of the state police command, Haruna Mohammed, who disclosed this in a statement released on Friday June 19, said one of the suspects, Sunday Akanigbo (30) reportedly raped the victim, while his accomplice, Ikemefuna Muoma (28), was said to be filming the dastardly act. Haruna said both men have confessed to the crime and would be charged to court soon. “On the 18/6/2020 at about 1:45pm, Police operatives attached to Ozubulu Division arrested one Sunday Akanigbo ‘m’ aged 30 years of Amakwa Ozubulu in Ekwusigo LGA of Anambra State. Suspect had in the month of April this year allegedly defiled a twelve years old girl while his accomplice one Ikemefuna Muoma ‘m’ aged 28 years of same address also arrested filmed the dastardly act. Meanwhile, suspects have voluntarily confessed to the offe

Lovely photos of late Ibidunni Ighodalo taken on her wedding day

The death of Ibidunni Ighodalo hit a lot of people hard and tributes are still pouring in as her loved ones reminisce on the memories they made with her. Damilola Elliott, the photographer who took photos of the former beauty queen on her wedding day, shared Ibidun's wedding photos as she recalled the events of that day. Damilola wrote: "13 years ago.... So honoured to have shot your wedding.... A day I'll NEVER FORGET! - ...."Oya Dami, let's do a quick photoshoot before the client arrives...." - ... "Dami, this picture must be fine o! I kuku trust you..." - ... "Ibs, oya smile for the camera járè..."  ..."Dami, I want a full length photo of this dress..." "Never to be forgotten! A smile that could pierce any bitterness. Rest well Ibs... Mrs. Ibidun Ituah-Ighodalo.." Below are more photos.

56 Nigerians evacuated from Pakistan arrive Nigeria; 300 more from Dubai

56 Nigerians who were stranded in Pakistan due to the Coronavirus pandemic, have been evacuated to Nigeria. They arrived in the country this afternoon Friday, June 19. The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffery Onyeama, who disclosed this on his Twitter handle, wrote ''Eventually, 56 Nigerians and 4 Pakistanis were safely evacuated from Islamabad to Abuja on a chartered aircraft operated by TARCO AVIATION Co. Ltd.'' 300 Nigerians were also evacuated from Dubai and arrived in Nigeria today, June 19. A tweet from the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission announcing their arrival reads; ''300 Stranded Nigerians in UAE landed in Abuja, Nigeria today, Friday 19th June 2020 via @emirates. All Evacuees are to go on Compulsory 14 days SELF ISOLATION according to the new Protocol by the Presidential Task Force on #Covid_19 ''  This brings to 1, 794 the number of Nigerians that have been evacuated back home since the global lockdown due to the Coronavirus p

"Leave that Yahoo Yahoo boyfriend before he brings you Yahoo Yahoo disgrace" - Ifu Ennada tells women dating fraudsters

Ifu Ennada has issued a warning to women dating fraudsters to quit the relationship in order not to attract disgrace upon themselves. Posting on her Instagram page, the Big Brother Naija star wrote: "Leave that YahooYahoo boyfriend before he brings you Yahoo Yahoo disgrace. Go and hustle clean and make your own money, God will bless the work of your hands."

Female student sets up her friends to be gang-raped by 7 boys after she was mocked for losing her virginity

A Nigerian University student who was allegedly mocked for losing her virginity, has been linked to the gang-rape of her two female friends by 7 boys. Facebook user, Funke Adeyanju who shared the story on Facebook, said the incident occurred shortly after the rape victims arrived their friend's cousin's house to deliver a surprise birthday gift to her. According to Adeyanju, the girls are year one students of the University of lagos, between the ages of 18-19 years. She said the girls whose drinks were spiked before the sad incident took place, have been taken to a hospital in Ikeja while the male suspects have been arrested. Adeyanju wrote;  Parents we need God's intervention" This morning at about 09:15hrs the securitymen in my estate rushed to my gate to alert me of an ongoing crime that is being perpetrated. We rushed to the house and discovered that 7 boys were raping 2 girls. We caught them in the act all pants down, the girls have been beaten and

Masters degree holder reveals his landlord is a 36-year-old SSCE holder as he cautions people who mock those with H factor

A Twitter user has cautioned those who laugh at people because their spoken English isn't so perfect. @BhadmusAkeem revealed that the ability to speak English is not a sign of success. He then narrated how he discovered that his landlord is a 36-year-old who doesn't have a university education. He wrote: "My last Landlord was 36 years of age. I rented his 4th house. Me that have Msc rented a flat from someone who only had SSCE. He was selling rubber footwears at Ogunpa, while me I’m knoting tie up and down with big folder. Stay there and be laughing at people with H factor. Ode. "H Factor and accent is your own problem, when you should be busy making money. How many traders without formal education can you stand wealth wise? How many? SMH."

DJ Neptune celebrates his daughter's 5th birthday with cute pictures. (photos)

DJ Neptune is celebrating the birthday of his beautiful daughter, Janelle, who is 5-year-old today, June 19, 2020. The proud father took to Instagram to share adorable photos of his daughter and wrote: 'Today I'll be taking over my Daddy's Instagram cos it's day. 5 years ago on a Friday like this @ 11:05 am, you came into this world and sparked up our lives with blessings upon blessings. Happy 5th Birthday JANELLE, I Love YOU.' Photos:

Woman disgraces her man abroad after discovering he has a wife in Nigeria (video)

A Nigerian singer living abroad went on Facebook Live to expose her man after she discovered he has a family in Nigeria and he hid it from her because he wanted papers. In the Facebook live video, Osemwengie Rejoice, popularly known as Young Mummy, is seen preventing her man from entering her house. She told viewers that he lied to her that he loves her because she is a citizen and he wanted papers, then he impregnated her and they moved in together. Osemwengie Rejoice said he became abusive after they moved in together. She said that he beats her in her own house and the reason why he hasn't beaten her yet is because they are on Facebook Live.  She added that he tries to prevent her from talking to her people. "If I dey talk to me sister, he go bring quarrel come, if I dey talk to my producer, he go bring quarrel come. If I dey talk to my people, he'll say 'I go dagger you'," she revealed. She mentioned that she asked him before they began dating

Williams Uchemba adopts 18-year-old boy, also grants him university scholarship

Nollywood actor, Williams Uchemba has warmed hearts after he adopted an 18-year-old boy and granted him fully funded university scholarship. The humanitarian who also doubles as a thespian made the announcement in a recent post he shared on his verified Instagram page today, June 18. Williams revealed he met the young boy, Demola at a carpentry workshop while getting some furniture for his ongoing project. According him, he decided to engage Demola in a conversation and was surprised to find out he is very smart. Uchemba then decided to invite the young boy over to his house so he could get to know him better. He said he found out he graduated from Secondary School with good grades and wanted to study Economics in the university but has no sponsor. Demola decided to acquire carpentry skills since he could not go to school. Williams Uchemba has now adopted Demola and has promised to make sure he studies his dream course in the university. He also said he will mentor him with