First Lady of Cross Rivers State, Obioma Liyel-Imoke is said to be dying of an infection caused by tapeworm ingested in her system by some Indian specialists 2 years ago during an operation they performed on her to reduce her size from an 18 to 14 or less.
Barack Obama dispatched 50 US marines to Libya to help hunt down the killers of American ambassador Chris Stevens as suspicions grew that the attack was planned and carefully orchestrated.
The president vowed that "justice will be done" after Mr Stevens, 52, was killed by an Islamist mob in an attack on the US consulate in the eastern coastal city of Benghazi. Three other Americans were also killed in the raid, which came on the anniversary of September 11.
BAUCHI, Nigeria (AP) — A suicide car bomber attacked a Catholic church conducting Mass in northern Nigeria on Sunday, killing two people and wounding another 45 in a region under assault by a radical Islamist sect, officials said.
An Associated Press journalist heard the explosion after 9 a.m. Sunday in the city of Bauchi, which has seen a number of bombings and shootings blamed on Boko Haram. The blast appeared to hit a parking lot alongside the St. John's Catholic Church in the city.
A very sad BB broadcast about a young man who was allegedly shot by the Nigerian police has been going around with family and friend of the victim demanding for justice and requesting that the broadcast be carried around until it reaches appropriate authority.
One of the broadcast messages sent by Kemi Awe, his Unilag M.sc class mate who knew him personally read: