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Pickpockets Stormed Chukwumerije's Burial

According to a report in PUNCH newspaper, pickpockets had a field day at the burial of late Senator Uche Chukwumerije. The pickpockets descended on unsuspecting
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I Started Teaching On A Salary Of 7 Pounds, 3 Shillings, 4 Pence

Where were you born? I was born at Imeko, in Imeko Afon local government area of Ogun State. My mother, Madam Sola Kunmi, was the president...
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Pastor Tunde Bakare Collapses During A Lecture

Popular cleric, Pastor Tunde Bakare, reportedly collapsed on Monday evening. Unconfirmed reports have it that the founding pastor of Latter Rain Assembly, slumped during a lecture...
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Joshua Uzochukwu Ezirim Kills Father, Chases Mother, Siblings Away

The Fegge Divisional Police, Onitsha, has arrested 19-year-old Joshua Uzochukwu Ezirim, for allegedly using a kitchen knife to stab his father, Mr. Sampson Ezirim, a...
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Pele Undergoes Prostrate Surgery In Albert Einstein Hospital

Seventy-Four year old Brazilian football legend Pelé on Tuesday underwent surgery for an enlarged prostate at the Albert Einstein Hospital in Sao Paulo, the same...
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How Far With Jimi Agbaje’s Pharmacy?

He recently just contested the Lagos State gubernatorial elections under the banner of PDP for which he lost to Akinwunmi Ambode of APC. The trained pharmacist...
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Raheem Agbaje Salami, Silvester Obiekwe Nwolise, facing death penalty in Indonesia for drug trafficking

Bali Nine ringleaders Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran have both lost their last ditch legal appeal against the death penalty, an Indonesian court has ruled. The...
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100yr Old Great Grandmother Celebrates Birthday With A Skydive In South Africa

A 100-year-old great-grandmother has celebrated her birthday by undertaking a sky dive in Cape Town, South Africa. Georgina Harwood, pictured above and dressed in a red...
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2face Gets Customized Puddle Light For His Car

Tiwa Savage got herself a puddle light for her birthday present while Davido did it for himself, now 2face has followed the trend. The puddle light...
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Robbers Groom Kids To Steal For Them

Two young boys Ehis Akhimien and Elijah Benjamin, aged 13 and 15 years respectively, have told the police that they were groomed by some grown...
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Mayweather has nowhere to run – Manny Pacquiao

Manny Pacquiao has vowed to chase Floyd Mayweather into ring submission after the undefeated American offered to fight him next year, Sky Sports reports.Mayweather issued...
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Joseph Imeh Sends Babalola Packing

Teenage sensation Joseph Imeh on Thursday maintained his form as a giant killer at the Dala Hard Court Tennis Championship in Kanoafter beating reigning CBN...
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Arsene Wenger Tells Critics Not to Judge Until the End of the Season

Arsene Wenger has urged Arsenal’s critics to wait until the end of the season before passing judgement on them.Arsenal were behind after just 19 seconds...
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'There's no money,' chef writes brutally honest job ad for Glasgow restaurant

Friday May 22, 2015 Terrible pay, irregular hours and...

Families in Guinea warned not to transport Ebola corpses on public taxis

Relatives of Ebola victims are transporting their bodies on public transportation in Guinea, seating the corpses upright between other passengers to skirt health controls and...

Ebola cadavers concealed, spread disease on public transit in Guinea

Relatives of Ebola victims are transporting their bodies on public transportation in Guinea, seating the corpses upright between other passengers to skirt health controls and...

Artist who designed Canada Winter Games medals sues organizers, car dealers

B.C. artist Jennifer Pighin is suing the organizers of the 2015 Canada Winter Games and three local car dealerships after the dealers allegedly used artwork that she designed...

Same-sex vote 'nerve-wracking' for former Dubliner

Ireland makes history this weekend as the first country to decide whether to legalize same-sex marriage by holding a referendum. The months of campaigning in the...

2 Canadians reported dead after Mexico boating accident

The bodies of three men, including two Canadians, were found in a lake in western Mexico this week after they went missing during a boat...

2 Canadians reported dead after Mexico boating accident

The bodies of three men, including two Canadians, were found in a lake in western Mexico this week after they went missing during a boat...

Man charged with posting intimate images without consent

Steven Ly, 30, charged in harassment investigation. Police believe there may be other victims (Toronto Police Service)Toronto police have arrested and charged a man for...

New national program will improve the chances of getting kidney transplants

Arnold Dysart felt defeated when a transplanted kidney he had received from his brother 17 years earlier failed and he faced going back on dialysis. What’s...

Bertrand Charest, ex Alpine Canada ski coach, now facing 57 sex-related charges

A new charge has been laid against a former national ski coach who is already facing a host of sex-related accusations. The Crown introduced the single...

TLC pulls '19 Kids and Counting' amid reports of Josh Duggar sexual misconduct allegations

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - TLC pulled the reality series "19 Kids and Counting" from its schedule on Friday, a move that follows reports of sexual...

Kobe Bryant casts doubt on retirement plans

Los Angeles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak created some buzz by saying future Hall of Famer Kobe Bryant had told him that next season would...

Winnipeg zoo welcomes baby leopards, musk ox

Sounds like the Assiniboine Park Zoo was more of a maternity ward last Friday. On May 15, zoo officials welcomed the arrival of a male baby...

Wife of former Manitoba senator faces assault charge

OTTAWA – The personal life of former Manitoba Senator Rod Zimmer is once again making headlines. Zimmer, 72, retired from the Senate in August 2013 citing...

Frost warning puts gardeners on alert across GTA

Widespread frost is expected across southern Ontario overnight, Environment Canada said in a severe weather warning Friday (CBC)Gardeners beware. The calendar may say late May, but...

Police seek missing 15-year-old girl

Winnipeg Police asked Thursday for help to find a teenager missing since Wednesday. Faith Vivian, 15, was last seen around 1 p.m. Wednesday in the River...

Roger Goodell to hear Tom Brady appeal: reports

NFL commissioner rejects NFLPA demand to recuse himself: ESPN Thomson Reuters Posted: May 22, 2015 5:13 PM ET Last Updated: May 22, 2015 5:35 PM ET...

Dozens dead after clash between suspected gang members, security forces in Mexico

At least 44 people were killed on Friday in a gunfight in western Mexico between government forces and suspected drug gang henchmen, officials said, one...

Justice report reveals culture of competition, misogynistic behaviour

HALIFAX - Dalhousie dentistry students who posted misogynistic comments about their female classmates in a private Facebook group will be allowed to graduate, university officials...

Republicans' "big-wig" hypocrisy

It’s possible to view Hillary Clinton as a money-grubbing opportunist and shady political operator who has amassed millions of dollars and gobs of power by...

Jay Baruchel to direct Goon 2

Posted: May 22, 2015 6:02 PM ET...

CBCMusic.ca Festival 2015: How to get a front row seat

Some of Canada's best musical artists and rising stars are kicking off the summer festival season Saturday, taking to the stage at the CBCMusic.ca Festival at Toronto's Echo...

How to get a front row seat to the CBCMusic.ca Festival

Some of Canada's best musical artists and rising stars are kicking off the summer festival season Saturday, taking to the stage at the CBCMusic.ca Festival at Toronto's Echo...

CBCMusic.ca Festival 2015: How to get a front row seat

Some of Canada's best musical artists and rising stars are kicking off the summer festival season Saturday, taking to the stage at the CBCMusic.ca Festival at Toronto's Echo...

Arts and entertainment ideas for your weekend

Posted: May 22, 2015 8:26 PM ET...

3D porn film by Gaspar Noe sparks brawls at Cannes

Love, about a couple's love affair, leaves nothing to the imaginationHuge crowds gathered outside the Grand Palais theatre to see itThe film was directed by...

Sambisa raid: Troops rescue 20, lose one soldier, says DHQ

Sambisa raid: Troops rescue 20, lose one soldier, says DHQ May 24, 2015 Written by Yusuf Alli An additional 20 children and women trapped in Boko...

Buhari’s top five challenges

Buhari’s top five challenges May 24, 2015 Written by Associate Editor, Sam Egburonu, Assistant Editor, Dare Odufowokan, Assistant Editor, Remi Adelowo and Sunday Oguntola As...