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Kobe Bryant Helicopter Crash: Eight victims named

On Sunday night, the Sporting World was thrown into a state of mourning after nine people lost their lives in a tragic helicopter crash in Calabasas, California including NBA legend, Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gianna. The Los Angeles Lakers legend and his 13-year-old daughter were flying to the Mamba Academy near Thousand Oaks, California when the chopper went down in Calabasas, about 30 miles northwest of downtown Los Angeles. 

Confirmed! Kobe Bryant Dies In A Helicopter Crash; Here Are More Details

NBA superstar, Kobe Bryant has died in a helicopter crash in Calabasas Sunday morning. According to TMZ, Kobe was travelling with at least 3 other people in his private helicopter when it went down.

Leah Sharibu gives birth ...her family reacts!

The family of Christian teenage schoolgirl abducted by Boko Haram terrorists in 2018, Leah Sharibu, has now reacted to the New development. A senior lecturer at the Department of Political Science, University of Jos, Dr Gloria Puldu, who speaks for the family, told Sunday Punch on Saturday that all they wanted was to have Leah home alive, with or without a baby.

BREAKING: Leah Sheribu Gives Birth To Baby Boy For Boko Haram Commander

Leah Sheribu, a Christian girl kidnapped and held in Boko Haram captivity for over one year, has given birth to a baby boy. 

Everything you didn't know about Trump's impeachment, and how the impeachment trial might play out

US President Donald Trump, in December, made history as the third US president to ever be impeached after the US House Of Representatives voted along party lines to impeach him for abuse of power and Obstruction of Justice.

Astronauts bake first cookies in space, but it takes two hours longer than on earth

Astronauts from International Space Station have baked the first cookies in space. Space station's Italian commander Luca Parmitano was aided in the chocolate-chip cookie experiment by NASA astronaut Christina Koch.

World’s fattest boy shows off incredible body transformation after losing more than 30 stone (See Photos)

A 13-year-old boy who was once dubbed "the world's fattest boy" has made huge progress in his weight loss journey.

I sleep 10 hours a day-Billionaire, Femi Otedola reveals

Billionaire businessman, Femi Otedola has revealed how he sleeps for a minimum of 10 hours a day despite his busy schedules. He revealed this at the just-concluded 2020 ThisDay Awards, where he was honoured with the award of the Philanthropist of the Decade.

10-year-old pupil allegedly stabs 16-year-old boy to death for having an affair with his 11-year-old girlfriend

Police in Bududa District in eastern Uganda are hunting for a 10-year-old pupil for allegedly stabbing to death a colleague he accused of having an affair with his 11-year-old girlfriend.

Super Eagles 'Mr handsome' goalkeeper Maduka Okoye explains why he chose Nigeria over Germany

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Super Eagles and Fortuna Dusseldorf goalkeeper Maduka Okoye has explained his decision to represent Nigeria professionally rather than Germany the country of his birth.

Woman Wins “2020 Woman With the longest fingernails” After Growing them for 23 Years

Lady who spent 23 years growing her nails crowned the 2020 woman with the longest fingernails.

Megxit Deal Cost:Prince Harry Almost Lost it All For Meghan's Sake

Prince Harry has given up a large part of his income and the use of his title to forge a new life for him and his wife.

Anthony Joshua Prostrates As He Presents Heavyweight Titles To Buhari In UK (Photos)

World Heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua has officially presented his four titles to President Muhammadu Buhari.

Arsenal celebrate Kanu Nwankwo's signing 21 years ago

Arsenal Football Club of England has taken to Twitter to celebrate signing legendary Nigerian player Kanu Nwankwo 21 years ago.

Inside brutal gangland murder of teen whose severed body parts were dumped in sports bag

It started as a turf war between rival drug gangs. But now the feud in Drogheda has taken a sinister and sickening turn after the dismembered head of a 17-year-old boy was found in a burning car.

Teen fought for his life as killers hacked him to death and chopped off fingers

A teenage boy fought for his life as his Narcos-style killers savagely hacked him to death, Irish police believe. 

Racist Landlord Refuses To Rent House To African Student, Gives Bizarre Reason

A British landlord, Elina Vimbsone has been accused of ‘shocking racism’ after allegedly refusing to rent out her double room apartment in London to a Gambian student, Ebrima Mboob.

Actor Dwayne Johnson‘s father, Wrestler Rocky Johnson, is dead

Former wrestler turned Hollywood actor, Dwayne Johnson has lost his father, the Canadian professional wrestler Rocky Johnson. He was 75.

Outrage over 'transgender' child's doll on sale in Russia that comes with women's clothes but male genitalia

A 'transgender' children's doll has caused outrage online after being spotted in a toy shop in Russia. The doll, dressed in women's clothes but with male genitalia, was seen at the Planeta Igrushek (Planet Of Toys) shop in the Siberian city of Novosibirsk in south-central Russia.

Suspect in brutal Irish teen murder filmed 'threatening rival with bullet in head'

The chief suspect in the gruesome murder of a teenager whose body was cut into pieces had threatened to murder a rival shortly before the brutal killing, it is claimed. 

Blood-soaked house of horrors 'where teenage boy, 17, was decapitated' by gangsters

Keane Mulready-Woods, 17, was brutally killed and dismembered in a war between rival gangs in Drogheda, Ireland, with his limbs being dumped in a sports bag and his head recovered from a burning car Blood-stained machetes have been recovered from a house where teenager Keane Mulready-Woods is believed to have been dismembered.

Outrage as Nigerian student commits suicide after school’s frustration in Ukraine

Badmus Ololade Rafiat, a final year medical student of the Ternopil State Medical University, Ukraine, has taken her own life after being frustrated by the school.

6,000 Children Reunited With Families After Years Of Separation In South Sudan.

A South Sudanese returnee mother and her children arrive at the County Commissioners office in Udier town, South Sudan, on March 9, 2019.

Popular landmarks in the U.S. were once slave market sites.

75 Wall Street – New York City
The famous 75 Wall Street, a 42 luxury apartment tower, is sited on the New York Slave Market. The slave trade in New York started with 11 West African captives who were brought to New Amsterdam, renamed New York in 1626 by Dutch settlers. Beginning with 11 captives, the New York slave trade grew to become one of the major wheels of the trade for 150 years and 75 Wall Street is the most recognized place for the auctions.

Trump is planning to kick out immigrants from 7 African countries.

In its latest crackdown on immigration, the Trump administration is considering placing travel restrictions on countries whose citizens have a high rate of overstaying their visas in the U.S., a move that could affect some African countries.U.S.

Ethiopia’s largest commercial bank opens historic all-female branch.

Ethiopia’s largest commercial bank, the Commercial Bank of Ethiopia (CBE) made history on Monday when they opened an all-female branch in the capital, Addis Ababa. The CEO of CBE, Ato Bacha Gina, at the inauguration, highlighted the important roles women play in the economy and the need to spotlight them.

Ivanka Trump Says Africa Would Inspire Her Dad.

On a trip to Africa to promote women’s economic empowerment, Ivanka Trump said Wednesday the White House should be judged by its actions toward a continent that her father has privately disparaged.

High School Student With 4.71 GPA Accepted Into Over 60 Schools, Offered $1 Million in Scholarships.

Raylynn Thompson, a graduating high school student, has proven the haters and doubters wrong when she recently became the valedictorian at Muskogee High School in Oklahoma.

Tunisia, The Safest Country For Journalists In North Africa And Middle East.

Tunisia has been ranked the safest country for journalists in North Africa and the middle east by the 2019 World Press Freedom Index report.“

Gracious Ephraim, A Tanzanian High School Student Designs a Solar Powered Robot.

A student at Arusha High School in northern Tanzania, Gracious Ephraim has built a solar-powered robot with many functions: he speaks, sings, answers questions, walks …, reports the Daily News, a local newspaper.

YouTubers spark furious backlash after wedding and pregnancy prank backfires.

We've seen recently the staggering lengths people will go to in order to gain Instagram follows and YouTube likes. Take, for example, the guy who recently filmed himself kissing his half-sister as part of a bizarre prank to shock his 'fans'.

You Can Pay People To Create Fake Holiday Pictures For Your Instagram.

Instagrammer Johanna Olsson was recently mocked online for Photoshopping her backgrounds. Credit: Instagram
Holidays are great and all, but they can end up getting pretty damn expensive - all those meals out, all the tourist attractions, the extortionate airport taxi you inevitably fork out for when you realise you can't be arsed to work out the local public transport system...

Scottish Farmer Winds Up American Tourists By Painting Her Sheep Tartan.

Scottish Farmer Winds Up American Tourists By Painting Her Sheep Tartan
Scottish people are well known for their dry sense of humour; Americans carry the stereotype of sometimes being a bit gullible.

Korean Soldier Leaves Military Base To Watch Avengers: Endgame.

Korean Soldier Leaves Military Base To Watch Avengers: Endgame

Some fans have gone to extreme measures to see the new superhero flick Avengers: Endgame, but this one just might take the biscuit.

Disney has cut a creepy sexual harassment scene from Toy Story 2.

There are plenty of movies that have aged badly in the wake of Hollywood's sexual harassment scandal but we didn't expect Toy Story 2 to be one of them.

This unreal treehouse resort in Costa Rica has been voted the best hotel of 2019.

The fab folks at TripAdvisor just released its annual Travelers' Choice awards, and there are so many dreamy destinations.

Marks & Spencer become first major UK retailer to let you bring reusable containers for food.

Marks&Spencer have become the first major UK retailer to allow customers to bring reusable containers for food-to-go.

Five people have been hospitalised following crash in Cork.

Five people have been hospitalised after they were involved in a car crash in Co Cork this afternoon.

Girl, 4, accidentally hanged after helmet caught a branch while climbing tree

Tragic Freya Thorpe died two days after the tragedy in Upper Heyford, near Bicester in Oxfordshire, on September 8, an inquest into her death heard.A tragic toddler was accidentally hanged when a branch became entangled in her pink unicorn bicycle helmet as she climbed a tree, an inquest heard.

Head of dismembered boy, 17, was 'due to be delivered to crime boss as warning'

The remains of Keane Mulready-Woods were found in a sports bag in a Dublin estate on Monday, with his head later recovered from a burning car. The head of a dismembered 17-year-old boy may have been due to be delivered to a crime boss as a 'major warning'.

Family and friends' agony after teen's severed body parts found stuffed in bag

Tributes have been paid to Keane Mulready-Woods after part of the teenager were found at Moatview Drive, Coolock and then in Trinity Terrace, Drumcondra in DublinHeartbreaking tributes have been paid to the "one of a kind" teenager who was brutally killed and dismembered.

Manchester City completes the signing of Nigerian teenager Camron Gbadebo, from Leicester City

Manchester City completes the signing of Nigerian teenager Camron Gbadebo, from Leicester City
Premier League champions, Manchester City have completed singing of Leicester City defender Camron Gbadebo has after having a successful trial.

Police release photograph of teenager, Keane Mulready-Woods, who was decapitated and dismembered in brutal Irish gangland murder

The Ireland Gardai has released photographs of a boy, 17, who went missing from his home on Sunday only for his dismembered body parts to be found dumped in two different locations.

Ayodeji Azeez death: Robber jailed for life over ambush murder

A robber who murdered a man who was lured into an ambush by a teenage girl has been jailed for life. Ayodeji Azeez was targeted in November 2018 after he posted images on social media of his new BMW car.

Indian Photographers Re-create Gods With Dark Skin And The Pictures Are Divine!

Megxit:Queen Elizabeth allows Prince Harry and Meghan Markle quit.

Queen Elizabeth has announced her decision of allowing Prince Harry and Meghan Markle quit as senior members of the Royal Family, to allow them create a new life as a young family.

Drama As Native Doctor Impregnates Pastor’s Wife

It was like a Nollywood movie and a rude shock to many as a native doctor identified as Ekwe-baba allegedly impregnates a Pastor’s wife after several years of barrenness.

UPDate:Omolola Ajayi trafficked to Lebanon, rescued by Nigerian government

The 23-year-old teacher and single mother, Omolola Ajayi who was trafficked to Lebanon has been rescued by the Nigerian government after her video reposted went viral.

Left Out In The Cold: The Sad Story Of Almajiri Children In Harmattan

Almajiri children go through a whole lot in Northern Nigeria, especially during the harmattan seasons.

The Story Of Chukwuemeka Ike, The Intellectual In Royal Garb Who 'Chose 20 Novels Over 20 Million Pounds'

This is a look into the life and times of Chukwuemeka Ike, the beloved Nigerian author who passed away recently.

Romantic! Man Animates Himself Into His Girlfriend's Favourite Disney Movie To Propose

A man has devised a really romantic way of proposing to his girlfriend by animating himself into her favourite Disney movie.

"I met my wife in jail" US politician James E. Clyburn shares his love story

James E. Clyburn, an American politician of the Democratic Party serving as House Majority Whip, took to Twitter to reveal how he met his wife. 

Man Caught Feeding His Daughter Faeces In Port Harcourt (Photo)

A man who assaulted his own daughter before feeding her faeces has been thrown into prison.

Storm Brendan moving off – 32,000 without power but wind and flooding hazard remains

Some homes will be without power overnight as the ESB continues to restore power in the aftermath of Storm Brendan.

Are Buhari's Children Allowed To Use The Presidential Jet?- Presidency Speaks

The presidency has reacted to the debate on whether or not Buhari's children are allowed to use the presidential jet.

Hanan Buhari arrives Bauchi in Presidential jet for a Durbar - Angry Nigerians react

Nigerians are upset and disappointed in President Muhammadu Buhari after his youngest daughter, Hanan Buhari visited Bauchi in a Presidential jet.