Virtues of First Ten Days of Dhu’l-Hijjah

“By the Dawn; By the ten nights” Allah says in Surah Al-Fajr:1-2 Grand Masjid (Ka’aba) Among the great opportunities and the blessed times for the competitors of Paradise is the first 10 days of Dhul-Hijjah which Allah has favored over other days. There are numerous hadiths indicating that these ten days are better than all…

Return my late son to me, bereaved father begs Stella Oduah

Ex-husband of Senator Stella Oduah,  Lt. Col. Satchie Emmanuel Etoromi (Rtd.), has urged the ex-aviation minister to return his late son to him now in Warri,  Delta State for burial. Sen. Stella Oduah Chief Etoromi speaking to newsmen in Warri shortly after sending a powerful delegation to the Igwe of Akili Ozizor, Ogbaru in Anambra…

I want my son’s corpse–Oduah’s ex-husband

From Ben Dunno, Warri An Octogenarian and Lt. Col. Satchie Emmanuel Etoromi (retd), who claims to be former husband of Senator Stella Oduah, yesterday, demanded the immediate return of the corpse of his son, Maxwell Etoromi, for burial in his paternal homeland in Warri, Delta State. Chief Etoromi, who claimed he had sent a delegation…

EU seeks to ban psychoactive drug

The European Union executive on Wednesday proposed to ban a new psychoactive drug, known as Black Mamba. The union said in a statement in Brussels that the drug had been linked to 28 deaths across the bloc and might cause violence and aggression. “New chemical compounds that can mimic the effect of banned drugs regularly…

Police nab dismissed duo for impersonation

Nigeria Police emblem The Police say they have arrested two dismissed policemen in Lagos for using police uniforms to harass and extort money from innocent Nigerians. SP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, the spokesperson for Police Zone 2 Command, said in a statement that the suspects were arrested in police uniforms while driving a commercial bus on Badagry…

Jack Wilshere to join Palace, as David Luiz eyes Chelsea return

David Luiz during his first stint at Chelsea Paris St-Germain defender David Luiz could be in line for a shock return to Chelsea. The Premier League club have offered £30m plus add-ons for the Brazil international, who left Stamford Bridge for France two years ago in a £50m deal. (Sky Sports) David Luiz’s return to…