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France’s First Known COVID-19 Case Found Last December

France's first known COVID-19 case was detected last December, according to media reports. Citing a doctor at Avicenne and Jean-Verdier hospitals near Paris, BBC reported that the patient "must have been infected between 14 and 22 December, as coronavirus symptoms...
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I Jumped Out Of Crashing Plane – Survivor Of The Pakistan Plane Crash

One of the two people to survive a plane crash in Pakistan that killed 97 people onboard has described jumping from the burning wreckage of the aircraft after it hurtled into a residential neighbourhood, the Agence France Presse, AFP, reports....
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FRSC Rescues Pregnant Woman In Labour Struggling To Drive Herself To Hospital

The Federal Road Safety Corps has rescued a pregnant woman who was struggling to drive herself to hospital amid labour pains. The FRSC spokesman, Mr Bisi Kazeem, in a statement on Sunday, said the incident occurred in Lagos. He said...
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People Suffering From These Conditions Are More Susceptible To Coronavirus

Susceptibility To Coronavirus: The Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanir has warned people with some underlining health conditions to stay clear and observe all the safety measures rigorously as they constitute the majority of COVID-19 deaths in Nigeria. He said people...
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Man Who Glued Wife’s Private Part With Glue Has Been Arrested

Wife's Private Part Glued: The 30-year-old man who sealed his wife's private part with super glue has been arrested, days after security operatives launched a manhunt for him. Ojblitz reported earlier that the suspect identified as Kifo Muriuki had accused...
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Nestle Invests $102 Million In China Amid Trade Tension

Swiss food giant Nestle announced an additional investment of 730 million yuan (about 102 million U.S. dollars) Wednesday to strengthen its business operation in China. Nestle and the administrative committee of the Tianjin Economic-Technological Development Area (TEDA) signed a memorandum...
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Stop Sharing Intelligence With CIA Over West Bank

The Palestinian Authority has stopped sharing intelligence with the CIA, a senior Palestinian official has confirmed. “It has been 48 hours since the American Intelligence Service have been notified that the agreement with them is no longer in force,” Saeb...
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UK Kick Starts Trial Of New 20-Minute COVID-19 Test

20 Minutes COVID-19: The UK Health Department has announced the beginning of trials of a new COVID-19 test that would take only up to 20 minutes to deliver results. Trials of the new test, which detects whether people are carrying...

UK Sends £20million Anti-Coronavirus Aid To Africa

The United Kingdom has said it has earmarked £20million to be given to Africa as Anti-COVID-19 fund. The fund was set up to tackle the coronavirus pandemic in African Union’s 55 member states. A statement on Thursday by the British...
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Nigeria’s Coronavirus Infections Jump To 7,016

Nigeria’s Coronavirus infections have jumped to 7,016, with 339 new cases recorded on Thursday. Lagos has continued to record a spike in infections, ramping up 139 new cases, while Kano and Oyo came a distant second with 28 new cases...
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60-Year-Old Kills 57-Year-Old Wife For Allegedly Cheating On Him

A 60-year-old man, Yikatey Somatey has killed his wife, identified as Bora Bonbiatey, 57 at Gando near Nyanyema, a suburb of the Sawla-Tuna Kalba District of the Savannah region in Ghana after accusing her of having affairs with another man...
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Nollywood Actor Stabs Neighbour To Death Over Electricity Bill

A Nollywood actor has been arrested for allegedly stabbing his neighbour to death. The actor has been identified as Temitayo Ogunbusola, 29. TheNation gathered that Ogunbusola allegedly committed the offence around 7pm on May 17, at 4, Sebili Kazeem Street,...
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11 Expatriates And 3 Locals Arrested For Illegal Mining

The Osun State Western Nigeria Security Network, Operation Amotekun has arrested another 10 Chinese, 1 Ghanaian, and three locals for illegal mining across the state. According to The Nation, the expatriates were arrested on Tuesday at four illegal mining sites...
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See Why I Have Sex with Dogs Before Going On A Mission

A 27-year-old armed robber in Nigeria identified Bala Yayah, has revealed that he usually have sex with his dogs for spiritual powers before going for robbery operation in Lagos State. Yayah disclosed this after being paraded by men of the...
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Nurse Sneaks Out To Visit Lover, Ends Up In Quarantine

A Kenyan nurse has been quarantined after travelling from the capital, Nairobi, to Nakuru town in the Rift Valley region to visit her boyfriend under the pretext of going to offer essential services. The government has restricted travel in and...
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Oxford Vaccine Fails To Stop Coronavirus In Animal Trials

Oxford Vaccine Fails Trial: The Oxford University vaccine tipped as a "front runner" in the race to develop a coronavirus jab does not stop the virus in monkeys and may only be partially effective, experts have warned. A trial of...
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Music Or Business, I Just Wanted To Make It – Asahn Guyton

I Just Wanted To Make It: Asahn Guyton, an American entrepreneur, real estate investor, multi business owner and now an author has revealed his life’s journey in a book he’s set to present to the public anytime soon. In the...
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WHO: Six Million Nurses Needed WorldWide Urgently

Six Million Nurses Needed: The world is facing a shortage of six million nurses and midwives, Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus, director-general of the World Health Organisation said. Tedros spoke at the opening of the 73rd World Health Assembly, the first to...
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Police Arrest Five Suspects For Beating Man To Death

The Ogun State Police Command on Monday said it has arrested five men for allegedly beating a 25-year-old man, Monsur Kareem to death. The suspects are: Toheeb Popoola, Ibrahim Ridwan, Mutiu Tijani, Akeem Ishola and Lawal Afeez. Police Public Relations...
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Coronavirus Is A Scam, My Result Was Audio – Discharged Delta Patient Alleges

A woman who is among the recovered COVID-19 patients recently discharged in Delta State, has alleged that the virus is a scam in Nigeria. The patient, a 36-year-old woman, was diagnosed positive for COVID-19 on April 17. She refused to...
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3-year-old COVID-19 Patient Recovers Fully

A 3-year-old coronavirus (COVID-19) patient in Enugu, south east Nigeria, has recovered after testing negative to the virus. The Commissioner for Health, Dr Emmanuel Ikechukwu Obi, revealed this in a statement on Sunday in Enugu. Ikechukwu said that the three-year-old...
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Wear A Mask Or Face Jail Term In Kuwait, Qatar

Two Middle East countries, Kuwait and Qatar have said that they would start jailing people up to three years or fining them thousands of dollars for failing to wear a facemask. In efforts to combat the novel coronavirus, Kuwait’s Health...

Nigeria Hit With 338 New Coronavirus Cases

338 New Coronavirus Cases: Nigeria has been hit with 338 new cases of Coronavirus, with Lagos and Kano recording spikes in infections. In the figures released by the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, on Sunday, Nigeria now has 5,959...
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Man Shot Dead In Front Of His Girlfriend

The police in Rivers state is currently investigating the circumstances surrounding the gruesome murder of a young man, Leonard Chika, in front of his girlfriend in the Mile 3 axis of Diobu in Port Harcourt the state capital on Friday....

COVID-19 Patients Found To Have Taken Overdose Of Vitamin C

Excessive Dosage Of Ascorbic Acid: About ten coronavirus patients in Bauchi State have embarked on self medication, taking excessive dosage of Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) at their various isolation centres, The Nation reports. Chairman, Bauchi State Primary Health Care Development...
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Coronavirus: 30 Staff Members Of A Company Test Positive

Thirty staff of the same company in Ibadan South West Local Government Area of Oyo State and one other person have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the number of confirmed cases in the state to 107 as of Saturday night....
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U.S. Stocks Open Lower Amid Record Slump In Retail Sales

Wall Street's major averages opened lower on Friday after data showed a record plunge in U.S. retail sales. Shortly after the opening bell, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 166.55 points, or 0.7 percent, to 23,458.79. The S&P 500 slid...
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Nancy Pelosi White House Rhetoric On China “Diversion”

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday that the White House's rhetoric on China is a "diversion" from its own missteps in handling the coronavirus outbreak. Speaking to reporters during her weekly press conference on Capitol Hill, Pelosi said...
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Wall Street Is Hampering Small Businesses Seeking Aid

Wall Street Is Hampering Small Businesses: When Michael Sullivan borrowed $22 million from a specialist Wall Street lender in 2018 to buy and renovate two Florida hotels, he had no idea how costly that decision would prove to be. He...
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FG – We Really Don’t Know The Whereabouts Of Chinese Doctors

The Federal Government does not know the whereabouts of the Chinese doctors and technicians who came into the country to offer assistance in the fight against COVID-19. This was made known by the Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire one month...
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Fruit Seller Tests Positive For Coronavirus In Delta

A 29-year-old lady has tested positive for the dreaded coronavirus pandemic in Agbor, Ika South Local Government Area, Delta State, Vanguard reports. The State Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu confirmed the new case in his verified Whatsapp page. He,...
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Church In US Sues Video Calling App Zoom After Porn Was Streamed During A Bible Study Class

The Saint Paulus Lutheran Church, a church in San Francisco, California, US has sued popular video calling app, Zoom. The church claimed that one of its bible study classes was allegedly hacked into by a hacker who displayed live pornography...
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Broadcaster Suspended For Complaining Of Non-Payment Of Salaries

A broadcaster with the Imo Broadcasting Corporation, Mrs Vivian Ottih has been suspended indefinitely for complaining of non-payment of her salaries and that of her colleagues. It was gathered that the woman was issued a query for complaining about non-payment...
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Father Shocked After DNA Test Reveals One Of Newborn Twins Isn’t His

A father was left stunned after finding out that his twin babies have two different fathers as one of them isn't his. The father made the shocking discovery after taking the newborns to undergo a DNA test as part of...
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Skydivers Fall From The Sky After Their Parachutes Got Tangled

Two skydivers fell from the sky when their parachutes tangled mid-air and they landed on the ground hard. The terrifying ordeal was captured in Florida by Facebook user Christina Renfroe on Wednesday, May 13. She was walking her dog when...
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Arik Air To Pay Passenger N10m Over Delayed Flight

Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court on Wednesday ordered Arik Air to pay N10 million to a passenger whose flight was delayed. The passenger, Isa Modibbo, who is diabetic, reportedly missed an appointment with his doctor in Sokoto after his...
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WHO Agrees To Scientifically Test Madagascar’s Herbal Remedy For Coronavirus

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has accepted to scientifically test Madagascar's herbal remedy said to cure coronavirus. DPA reports that WHO Africa Director, Matshidiso Moeti stated this on Thursday. “We have offered to support the design of a study to...
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DSS To Pay N10m To Man Detained For Using Hanan Buhari’s Previous Phone Line

According to The PUNCH, a Federal High Court in Asaba has awarded N10m in damages against the Department of State Services for illegally detaining a trader, Anthony Okolie, for 10 weeks without charge. Justice Nnamdi Dimgba, however, struck out the...
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Man Arrested For Allegedly Impregnating His Daughter

Man Impregnates Daughter: A 47-year-old man identified as Uchenna Egbuchulem has been arrested by the Imo state police command for allegedly impregnating his biological daughter. The suspect was arrested at Nduhu Alaenyi Ogwa in Mbaitoli Local Government Area of the...
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13 Notorious “Shila Boys” Arrested And Weapons Recovered

Adamawa State Police Command has arrested about 13 notorious Shila boys and recovered weapons as well as two tricycles. The gang members were arrested on Wednesday, May 13, by the Taskforce recently constituted by the newly deployed Commissioner of Police....
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