Monday 25 March, 2019
Edition: English (US)
Category Archives: Human Interest

Catholic priest Claude Grou: stabbed while in church and live on TV A catholic priest was stabbed in front of his horrified congregation live on television during morning mass on Friday at Canada’s biggest church in Montreal. Footage broadcast...

With the rise of hunger in the world over the past three years, Air peace, with the delivery of its 3rd Boeing 777Aircraft is set to accelerate and scale up actions to strengthen the sustenance of 18000 Nigerians. On Wednesday, Air peace takes...

Kate henshaw By LOVETH AZODO, Lagos An award winning Nigerian actress, Kate Henshaw, has shared her expectation from the newly elected Governor of Lagos state, Sanwo-Olu on her twitter handle. She tweeted “I hope the newly elected Gov...

World Happiness Report table As the world marks the International Day of Happiness, Nigeria is ranked 85 out of 156 countries and second in sub-Saharan Africa. This is according to the annual Global Happiness Policy Report produced by the Global...

Chinese customs intercept 1,250 human placenta extract Customs in Central China’s Zhengzhou City, on Tuesday said they intercepted 1,250 vials of human placenta extract. The human placenta is hailed as a tonic and cosmetic panacea in a number...

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has registered 83 deaths, 381 confirmed cases and 1,279 suspected cases of Lassa fever in 2019. Dr Kola Jinadu, Senior Technical Adviser to the NCDC Chief Executive Officer, disclosed this to News Agency...

No fewer than 10 persons who are said to be mostly students have been shot dead in a cult clash in Nekede, Imo State. Our Correspondent gathered on Sunday that the clash between two cult groups, Ayes and Baggers confraternities, had lasted...

  Single Ladies lifting up their canes as instructed by the clergywoman who asked them to flog out the “spiritual husband” delaying their marriage.   ...

By Optimum Times on Mar 18th, 2019

A Kenyan drug addict who went viral after he was rescued from the streets by his childhood friend in 2017 has died. Patrick Hinga Wanjiru,  who almost ran mad because of drugs was rescued a former classmate and childhood friend, Wanja Mwaura,...

By Optimum Times on Mar 18th, 2019

Stop AIDS  President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Abuja formally unveiled the findings of the 2018 Nigeria HIV/AIDS Indicator and Impact Survey (NAIIS). Buhari noted during the presidential announcement of the NAIIS result at the Banquet...