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Third Mainland bridge to be closed for four days from August 23rd
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Third Mainland bridge to be closed for four days from August 23rd

August 20th, 2018 | by Simbiat
Lagos State Government has said the Third Mainland Bridge would be temporarily shut down for four days starting from midnight of August 23 to midnight of August 26 for “investigative maintenance test” to be carried out.  ...
Former UN secretary general Kofi Annan passes on
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Former UN secretary general Kofi Annan passes on

August 20th, 2018 | by Simbiat
Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan is dead. He was 80. The UN Migration Agency confirmed the news in a Tweet on Saturday. “Today we mourn the loss of a great man, a leader, and a visionary: former UN Secretary General Kofi...
Woman becomes youngest person in U.S to get full face transplant
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Woman becomes youngest person in U.S to get full face transplant

August 17th, 2018 | by Simbiat
22-year-old Katie Stubblefield has successfully had a full face transplant after she lost most of her face in an attempted suicide when she was 18. Katie shot herself in the face in March 2014 after her parents lost their jobs...
See why most landlords in Lagos don’t rent homes to single women
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See why most landlords in Lagos don’t rent homes to single women

August 17th, 2018 | by Simbiat
In Nigeria, most landlords refuse to rent out their houses to single women and the reasons have been researched by BBC. The foremost reason why landlords avoid renting to single women is that they suspect them of being...
Dano milk officially enters the Guinness World Records
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Dano milk officially enters the Guinness World Records

August 15th, 2018 | by Doye Alaba
Dano milk has been officially presented with a certificate for achieving the world record of the Longest Drinks Pouring Relay by the Guinness World Records organization. This record was achieved in a massive event that held on...
Update: Kidnapper who slept off while trying to abduct a pharmacist has died
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Update: Kidnapper who slept off while trying to abduct a pharmacist has died

August 15th, 2018 | by Simbiat
The Police in Ondo State has revealed that the suspected kidnapper who was arrested in a failed kidnap attempt in Owo is dead, following complications from a high intake of Tramadol.  The suspect had been unconscious since his...
Lagos ranked third worst city to live in the World
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Lagos ranked third worst city to live in the World

August 15th, 2018 | by Simbiat
Lagos is the third worst city to live in the world, according to the newly released ranking of the 2018 Global Liveability Index. The 2018 Global Liveability Index, released by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) and World...
Maryam Sanda who allegedly killed her husband gives birth
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Maryam Sanda who allegedly killed her husband gives birth

August 13th, 2018 | by Simbiat
Maryam Sanda, the woman who allegedly fatally stabbed her husband has delivered a baby boy, Sahara Reporters is reporting. The sad incident took place in November 2017. She was said to have stabbed her husband in the neck, chest...
Terminally ill man awarded $289 Million after Jury rules that Monsanto’s herbicide caused his cancer
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Terminally ill man awarded $289 Million after Jury rules that Monsanto’s herbicide caused his cancer

August 13th, 2018 | by Simbiat
A terminally ill man from California has been awarded a whopping $289 Million in a lawsuit against agricultural giant Monsanto after he claimed the company’s herbicide ‘weed killer roundup’ gave him cancer. Dewayne...
Woman arrested after she violated her no-contact order and texted a man 696 times and visited his home 3 times
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Woman arrested after she violated her no-contact order and texted a man 696 times and visited his home 3 times

August 13th, 2018 | by Simbiat
Authorities have arrested a Minnesota woman who violated her no-contact order by texting a man 696 times, calling his phone 10 times, and visiting his home 3 times. New York Post reported that 34-year-old Katie Christian, of...