Saturday, 27 May 2017

The Heartbreaking Final Text Sent By Manchester Bombing Victim Olivia Campbell

The week the city of Manchester was rocked to its foundation by the worst terrorist attack in the United Kingdom since the 7/7 bombings in 2007. At approximately 22.33 at the Manchester Arena, at the end of a live performance by Ariana Grande as part of her Dangerous Woman tour, a 22-year-old radical Islamist and Mancunian native named Salman Abedi detonated a homemade explosive device in a crowd in the foyer of the venue.

As a result of the explosion, 23 people (including the terrorist) lost their lives, while a further 59 were left critically injured. Most tragic of all was the fact that many of the people killed and wounded in the attack were children and adolescents; fans of Grande who wanted to see their idol live and paid the ultimate price for their aspirations.



2 Officers Injured As Custom's Car Rams RRS's On IBB Bridge

  
A mainland bound Nigerian Custom Service car, Peugeot 406, with the registration number CS 479 HQ, today lost control and rammed a stationary Rapid Response Squad patrol vehicle on the 3rd Mainland Bridge.

Beejaysax Live! Unforgettable and Remarkable

Abolaji Banjoko professionally known as BeejaySax held concert goers and sax lovers spellbound on Sunday May 14th 2017, at the prestigious Eko Hotel and suites Victoria Island, Lagos.

The hall was filled with over 2000 guest inclusive of Royal fathers, Captains of industries, past and present state leaders who were seated in less than one hour into the event proper, hence making the concert a sold out show.

NWD Commends, gifts SS2 student for returning lost cash to bank (PHOTOS)

 
 
The Nigerian women diary has always made it a custom to always celebrate women irrespective of their age , background and ethnicity. In a bid to fulfil this custom, the Nigeria women diary went to Muslim High school in Shagamu, Ogun state to celebrate a young girl by the name, Samson Omolabake for doing something worthy of commendation.

Army Raids Terrorists Cell in Mokwa Niger State

Following confirmed information, troops of 31 Artillery Brigade Nigerian Army, on Thursday 25th May 2017, raided an evolving Boko Haram terrorists cell at Mokwa and its environs in Niger State.

The raid and subsequent bursting of the cell followed a painstaking surveillance that led to the arrest of the 3 leaders of the cell, Mustapha Muhammed (Adam Bitri), Ali Saleh and Uba Mohammed at their hideout at Gidan Mai village, along Mokwa-Tegina road.

LAGOS@50: Olamide, Others to perform at Golden Jubilee Concert

...Celebrations To Climax With Spectacular Fireworks, Says LASG

The Lagos State Government has concluded plans to climax the Lagos@50 celebrations with a spectacular display of fireworks.

The Government, in a statement by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde, said the fireworks would be on display at midnight of Sunday, May 28 on the water of Eko Atlantic.

Amaechi rejects Wike’s top award

The Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, on Friday rejected an award slated to be bestowed on him by Governor Nyesom Wike, calling it “a poisoned chalice”.

Mr. Amaechi “unequivocally rejected” the award, a statement from his media office said.

Friday, 26 May 2017

Ariana Grande to return to Manchester to perform benefit concert

Ariana Grande has promised that she will return to Manchester following the terror attack there to spend time with her fans  and to "have a benefit concert in honour of and to raise money for the victims and their family."

Grande announced her intentions in an uplifting letter posted online that called on her fans to have courage following the attacks, and expressed a deep sense of sorrow for those lost and the families who are mourning their loved ones following the "heinous" attack.

South London: Police appeal for witnesses after 'mum-of-two' stabbed to death in street

Police hunting the killer of a woman stabbed to death in a south London have appealed for witnesses.

The victim, thought to be a mum-of-two aged in her 30s, was knifed in broad daylight in what detectives believe was a "domestic-related" attack in West Norwood.

Nigeria Furious With USA Over ‘Violation’ Of Embassy In Washington

Nigeria is accusing the United States secret service of violating its Washington DC embassy premises and has already lodged a complaint to this effect with the U.S government.

According to the Acting Ambassador/Charge D’affaires, Hakeem Balogun, the alleged violation took place during a fracas between two local workers when police entered the premises.

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