Family finds rattlesnake in toilet, then 23 more underneath their house

For the past 20 years, Nathan Hawkins has been working with snakes in the small Texas town of Buffalo Gap. So when Hawkins, the owner of Big Country Snake Removal, received a frantic call from a family in Abilene, Texas, about a rattlesnake peaking its head out of a toilet — he thought it was “very unusual,” but not something…

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Goodluck Jonathan addresses U.S. lawmakers, speaks on Nigerian Christians and the Niger Delta

Former President Goodluck Jonathan  met with the United States Congress House Sub Committee on Africa to speak on the Niger Delta issue and the challenges facing Christians in Nigeria. Find below full details of his speech; Challenges of Nigerian Christians and the Niger Delta Question-A Summary A Presentation by Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, Chairman of the Goodluck Jonathan Foundation to the…

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Seun Egbegbe steals again, arrested for $60,000 fraud

The embattled film maker, Seun Egbegbe, is currently under detention at Area H, Ogudu, for allegedly defrauding some bureau de change operators of $60,000. This came six days to his appearance before an Ikeja Magistrate’s Court over a case of theft he committed in Computer Village on November 22, 2016, when he reportedly stole nine iPhones. The Lagos State Police…

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Police ban Tuface from protesting in Lagos

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police (CP), Mr. Fatai Owoseni, has disclosed that popular hip-hop star, Innocent Idibia, also known as Tuface, would not be allowed to embark on any protest in the metropolis. The artiste recently announced his plan on his Instagram page, stating that he intends to lead a nationwide protest on February 5. Tuface said he would…

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Egypt make AFCON final, Burkina Faso out

Egypt Pharaohs, seven times African champions have qualified for the finals of the African Nations Cup, edging out Burkina Faso in penalty shoot out at the semi-final match played at Stade de L’Amitie in Libreville Wednesday night. Egypt scored first via Mohamed Salah in the 66th minute. Burkina Faso’s Aristide Bance equalised seven minutes after. Despite 47 minutes of additional…

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Girl gets python stuck in her earlobe

Culled from BBC A woman from the US state of Oregon managed to get her pet python stuck in her earlobe. Ashley Glawe posted a picture of herself in hospital on Facebook. She wrote: “BY FAR one of my #CRAZIEST life moments! Went to the #EmergencyRoom because my #BallPython #Python #Snake decided to get #STUCK in my #Gauged earlobe!” She…

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Pastor caught naked with married woman

Pastor O. Jermaine Simmons, 37, has apologised to his congregation after fleeing naked when husband of his mistress caught them in action. According to the Daily Mail, the married pastor apologised to his Church for having sex with a woman from the congregation in the middle of the afternoon. Pastor Simmons was at Claynisha Stephens’ home in Tallahassee, Florida, to…

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Mother of quadruplets incurs £500,000 bill

Nigerian woman incurred a bill of £500,000 after giving birth to quadruplets at Queen Charlotte’s and Chelsea Hospital in London. The 43-year-old woman, Priscilla, who had intended to give birth to the babies in Chicago, U.S where she has family, was turned away by border officials upon arrival. The officials said she did not have required documents from a hospital…

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Air, You’re Under Arrest! By Pius Adesanmi

President Buhari’s administration, its supporters and well-wishers, do not want Tu Baba to have his say in a democracy. They do not want him to organize a protest against the direction of Nigeria under President Buhari’s supervision. They have denigrated him. They have abused him. They have abused his father and mother. Those who defend the musician’s right to agonize…

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