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Married bikeman rapes 12-year-old girl to death

A married commercial motorcyclist identified simply as Dare, has been arrested for raping a 12-year-old girl identified as Zainab Justina Adeyemo to death.  The deceased had boarded the suspect's motorcycle in Akoko area of the state, but was forcefully dragged into a bush where the suspect raped her to death on Friday July 17, 2020. Dare who admitted to carrying the girl on his motorcyle after almost being lynched by his colleagues, said Zainab died as result of the struggle that ensued between them.  Speaking to Vanguard, Zainab's mother said;  “On getting to the police station, now visibly frightened Dare pleaded that he should be treated gently assuring that the missing girl would eventually be seen. Shockingly, he further claimed that while he was on his way from Eshe to Irun with Zainab, they had an accident and the girl was seriously wounded. “Initially, we told the police to carry out immediate investigation into his claims but they were insisting that we must wait for

It's only a foolish old man that will say he wants to marry a very young lady who is just starting her life' - Ebenezer Obey

Legendary Nigerian singer, Ebenezer Obey, who lost his wife in 2011, has hinted he might get married again but has dismissed any plans of getting married to a young lady. In an interview with The Nation, the 78-year-old multiple award-winning singer said it is only a foolish old man that will get married to a young lady who hasn't yet experienced anything in life. He says for him, whenever he is ready to settle down again, it would be for companionship and he would be looking at a woman in her 60s and not a young lady. Responding to a question on why he hasn't married a young lady since his beloved wife passed on, he said ''Marry a young lady? It’s a foolish old man that will say he wants to marry a young lady. The young lady has just started her life and definitely is virile and strong. Someone like me should be thinking of a woman who is 60 or above. And when I do it soon, everyone will know.''   Speaking further, he said '' Well, the companionship of

Ogun state government mandates all returning students to undergo COVID-19 tests

As students in exiting classes prepare to resume for academic activities nationwide on Monday, August 3, the Ogun state government has mandated all students in boarding houses to undergo Malaria and COVID-19 tests as that would make them admissible into their boarding houses. In a statement released today August 1, Ronke Soyombo, the Special Adviser to the governor on Primary and Secondary Education, said all boarding students must stay in school hostels only as private hostels would not be allowed to accommodate students in order to ensure effective monitoring. Read the statement below As part of the frantic efforts of the State Government to ensure a safe learning academic atmosphere for both learners and teachers of all our public and private schools particularly amidst the COVID-19 pandemic and as instructed by NCDC, all Principals of schools (private and public ) in Ogun State are hereby instructed to inform and update all SS3 learners on the following instructions; 1. That ALL th

Woman crashes wedding claiming to be pregnant with groom's child (video)

A woman crashed a wedding ceremony in Detroit and shocked guests as she claimed to be carrying the groom's child. Footage of the incident has gone viral on TikTok though it's not clear when it was recorded.   The pregnant woman turned up at the outdoor wedding while the officiating Minister was reading the vows to the couple at the dome-shaped patio. As soon as she made her entrance, she began screaming. She is heard saying: "Anthony! You pretend you didn't know me? didn't get your psych med today? "Anthony I know you hear me! You’re acting like you don’t know me...I got your baby here!" The minister continued reading the vows but wedding guests were already murmuring in surprise. The bride and groom ignored the screaming woman but she didn't relent. At one point, a young woman, who is seen holding a bouquet in her hands, dashes out of the patio. CLICK TO WATCH VIDEO!