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A 70-year- old man was killed while two persons sustained injuries at an internally displaced persons camps (IDPs) in Borno state, The Cable reports.   At a press conference in the state on Tuesday, Yabawa Kolo, chairperson of the State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), confirmed the incident, saying it happened during breaking of fast at the camp.   Kolo said the displaced person died while trying to access food items at El-Miskin IDP camp in Maiduguri, while two others were wounded at Madinatu IDPs camp.   She asked philanthropists and humanitarian organisation to strictly adhere to acceptable norms underpinning the protection of IDPs and also respect all guiding principles.   ”Separate exit and entry points, convenient facilities, screening and issuance of coupons, engaging camp leadership to capture diversity and complying with principles of gender, ethnicity, age, religion and disability should be considered while delivering assistance,” she said.   ”SEMA is appealing…

Emmanuel Udom gave out N500,000 to the woman   Akwa Ibom state governor, Emmanuel Udom yesterday gave out N500,000 to Eka Udo Kitchen, a foremost food services outlet in Uyo, that has run for 22 years and counting.   The food outlet owned by Mrs. Grace Bassey Etim, started in 1996 on a small scale at the same location it presently operates and has produced about 200 trained people in its line of business.   Mrs. Etim who started the business as a hawker for almost 7 years between 1996 and 2002, upgraded at the verge of shutting down. She has been consistent, growing from strength to strength, attracting and sustaining customers from high, middle and lower classes of individuals in Uyo, including visitors to Uyo.     She is suffering from eye problem, due to exposure to constant fire.   “Eka Udo” as she is fondly called, has recently…

An 18-year-old admission seeker (name withheld) on Wednesday narrated to an Ikeja Domestic Violence and S*xual Offences Court how her father used blackmail to have unlawful s*xual intercourse with her since she was 12-years-old.   The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that her father, 52-year-old Folorunso Oluwaseun was arraigned on February 8 on a two-count charge of r*pe and s*xual assault.   The teenager, the first prosecution witness, told the court that the sexual abuse spanned four years (2012 to 2016) before she was removed from Mr Oluwaseun’s care by her mother.   She revealed that Mr Oluwaseun blackmailed her by refusing to give her and her younger siblings aged five and two years food unless she gave in to his incestuous demands.   While being led in evidence by Babajide Boye, the State Prosecutor, she said: “When the abuse occurred, I was living with my father and four siblings…

  Scene of the incident   A viral video making the rounds online shows the moment a woman pooed inside Tim Hortons fast food restaurant in Langley, British Columbia, Canada, then tossed the poo at an employee following a heated argument.   In the video reportedly shot on Monday, the woman is seen screaming at an employee of Tim Hortons. She then reaches for a paper towel on a counter and starts to pull her pants down. The employee tries to stop her but she backs up against a wall, squats, then defecates on the floor.   She immediately picks her poo from the floor and hurls it at the employee as he tries to dodge. She then reaches for the paper towel she picked earlier, wipes her butt with it, and throws it at the fleeing employee as other employees look on in shock.   Corp. Holly Largy from…

  The homeless man sleeping on the roadside   A Facebook user identified as Awojobi Adenola Gabriel has taken to the social networking platform to post photos of an old man who he claim has been sleeping at Ikorodu bus terminal area in Lagos for the past seven days without food.   He posted the photos of the helpless and poor man and wrote: “Dis old man need help, he have been sleeping there for the past 7 days, no food no shelter, please help him.”   See more photos below;  

According to a Facebook user, Basil Assibong Who narrated how a 14 year old boy was arrested by the police after he went to buy food for his guardians around 9:30pm. He Wrote below: State Housing Police in their normal Hustling Kidnaps 14 year old boy “Pictured” who went to buy food for his Guardians at atekon Junction buy 9.30pm and paraded him around town with handcuffs till 1.30 am and then threw him in the police cell hopping for his guardians to come and pay money for bail. Then went ahead to handcuff him and parade him all over Old ikang this morning in the name of investigation as well as to intimidate his guardians to pay up. This nonsense must stop. Security in Nigeria is an illusion   Please shear until it reaches #buhari because the corruption rate in the Nigerian Police Force