August 19, 2017

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Marriage is not an easy something -Viola Okolie

Back in the days, one of my mother's side hustles, was making wedding cakes for intending couples. If you understand the Nigerian wedding party scene,...

Every old woman is not a witch o – Emeka Nwolisa

Ever so often stories surface  both online and in the mainstream media of witches who  crash and land in public places on their way to and  from noctu...

How do we get children to enjoy reading – Adetola Salau

Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. —Richard Steele One of the most frequent questions that I have been addressing of late is the iss...

Don’t trust all these alagbo people- Peju Akande

Have you ever drank or even tasted these unhealthy looking herbal concoctions sold as the cure all for every ailment under the sun? I have, to my grea...

Nigerians, stop feeling entitled, biko – Abiodun Kuforiji Nkwocha

The best thing about our setting in Nigeria is how important  family is to us. We take care of each other. The most successful in the family has an un...

The Ozubulu killing has taught me a lesson – Lucia Edafioka

Every time something bad happens to a particular tribe you see what we really are as Nigerians. After the sad thing that happened in Ozubulu on Sunday...

Not too young to run, just too foolish to be taken seriously! – Viola Okolie

I was ecstatic in the wake of the passage of the #NotTooYoungToRun bill by the Senate. Feeling that the house would easily give a two thirds majority...

Vested interests truly killing Nigeria – Niran Adedokun

Sometime in 2014,  Emir Sanusi Lamido Sanusi II, spoke extensively about the dangers the fear of vested interests posed to the future of this country....

Abeg, leave gay people alone – Lucia Edafioks

I am back, this week, with danfo gist from Lagos. On my way home one evening, I was in a danfo, as usual. It was a lazy evening sort of - rain had not...

We have shown we can solve Nigeria’s problems, says Osinbajo (Punch)

The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Friday, said the present administration since its inception on May 29, 2015, has proved to Nigerians that it c...

1 dead, 8 injured in Finland stabbing spree (Punch)

One person was killed and eight were injured in a stabbing spree in the Finnish city of Turku on Friday, a hospital director said, after police shot o...

* One killed as Bayelsa APC inaugurates acting chairman  * Impersonating Oba Akiolu, man promises woman a slot in Lekki Airport project

SABINEWS EVENING NEWS UPDATE AUGUST 18, 2017   One killed as Bayelsa APC inaugurates acting chairman At least one person has been reported killed duri...

Being single will kill you faster than obesity —Study (Punch)

Loneliness is deadlier than obesity and should be considered a public health risk, experts have warned. Those with bad social connections have a 50 pe...

Pregnant woman stabbed, burned in satanic ritual, ex-boyfriend among 3 suspects (Punch)

A heavily pregnant woman was stabbed to death and burned to ashes in a suspected satanic ritual, police say. Fernanda Pereyra, 26, was barbarically ki...

Pistorius’ prosecutor takes-up case against Mrs Mugabe (Vanguard)

South African Oscar Pistorius’ prosecutor, Mr. Gerrie Nel, has offered legal services to Gabriella Engels, a 20-year-old model, allegedly assaulted by...

Another Nigerian killed in South Africa (Nation)

The Nigerian Union in South Africa said yesterday that another Nigerian, Mr. Uchena Eloh, has been killed in the Western Cape Province. Chairman, West...

No mysterious disease in Kwara, says commissioner (Nation)

Dr Atolagbe Alege,  the  Commissioner for Health in Kwara,  says no outbreak of a mysterious disease had been recorded in the state. Alege made the cl...

Wealth-seeking man rapes daughter on herbalist’s instruction (Punch)

Residents of Rafin-Makadi Village in the Rimi Local Government Area of Katsina State were in shock following the arrest of a 30-year-old man, Aliyu In...

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Abeg, leave gay people alone – Lucia Edafioks

I am back, this week, with danfo gist from Lagos. On my way home one evening, I was in a danfo, as usual. It was a lazy evening sort of - ra...

We have shown we can solve Nigeria’s problems, says Osinbajo (Punch)

The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Friday, said the present administration since its inception on May 29, 2015, has proved to Nigerians...