There was a news shared online earlier today by Anambra Broadcasting Service about the arrest of some women who are into child kidnapping and trafficking.In the viral video, the children are seen being moved from the women house, and it was indicated that about 70 children were recovered from their custody.
Some women who are into Child kidnapping and trafficking has arrested Benin city, Edo state.Child trafficking and kidnapping is not something new in Nigeria as many people have been arrested in the recent years.Many parents have lost their children into the hands of those kidnappers who either end up selling the child or using them for ritual purposes.
Today, we will be going down history lane and taking a look at one of the great Queen's of the ancient Benin Kingdom, in Edo State, who sacrificed her life to ensure the Kingdom stood till this day. She was Queen Iden, who according to Benin History, laid down her life for the preservation of the Kingdom. She was the courageous and loyal wife of Oba Ewuakpe who ruled Benin Kingdom from around 1700AD. On how she eventually sacrificed herself for the people, ancient Benin folklore had it that between 1440-1473
Fulani Herder who hails from the Benin republic was arrested by some local vigilante group in possession of a gun and while he was being interrogated, the suspect made some shocking revelations. The herder maintained that he was sent by their chairman in Abeokuta and also mentioned one Mumuni who delivers every gun he smuggles into Nigeria from the Benin Republic to. And when he was asked the number of persons he has killed, he simply smiled and refused to say anything regarding the question. But he however
Day by day, the situation in the country continues to deteriorate financially, morally, academically and otherwise.This swift decadence in almost everything in the country has plunged the Nigerian citizens to start delving into many illegal businesses just to survive.It may surprise that most beggars you see on the roadside are not actually beggars but a group of business men and women who are into begging business.
1.Ghana: They Yoruba in Ghana are settling good and they are sustaining their culture and living in harmony.There is a bold incription on their king palace, "Chief of Brimah", that this is the very prestigious ruling dynasty of the Yoruba race in Ghana.
In the olden days, people were of the opinion that everyone should marry from their Tribe, Country and Religion but civilization has changed several things in this World. The truth is that it is easy to marry someone from your Country or Tribe, but it is not easy to spend the rest of your life with someone you don't love, that is why some people are marrying from other Tribes and Countries because that is where their heart is. Most people still remember the great 'Esama of Benin Kingdom' named Chief Gabriel
In Benin City, the Edo State capital in Nigeria, you would notice a particular statue of a man standing tall round the city centre with a bow and arrow and dead soldiers beneath him. Many have wondered who is the man and why that statue was erected in his honor. The purpose of this article is to bring to light who this brave man is. He is no other than General Asoro of Benin Kingdom. He is one of the most historical figures in Benin history. He was a Benin warlord, who lead other members of the Benin royal army
Mercy Aigbe is one of the top Nollywood Actresses in Nigeria and one of the most talked about. Apart from being an actress, she is also a director, entrepreneur and a fashion goddess. The beautiful Actress mostly act Indigenous movies (Yoruba). Mercy Aigbe was born in Edo State on the 1st of January 1978. She is from Benin the capital of Edo State. For her primary school education, she studied at St. Francis primary school while for his secondary school education, she went Maryland Comprehensive Secondary School
Igbara-Oke, a nodal town that is located on a mountain top, with a panegyric, "Omo Eleye Ti N Ke Weye". A town that has never lost any battle, and has never been conquered by any town during the inter-tribal war. According to the historian, it was reported that the then Oba of Ilesa sent emissaries headed by Ogedengbe to Olowa when they heard of the performances of Igbara-Oke at the war. Igbara-Oke was involved in many Yoruba inter-tribal wars against the Ibadan, Ijesa and Ekiti Parapo. Igbara-Oke rebuffed the
Two persons were reportedly killed in a renewed cult clash between two cult groups in Benin, Edo State.It was gathered that the clash began on Saturday following the killing of one Ogbomo, allegedly carried out by a rival group.Ogbomo was said to have been killed by a four-man gang at about 4pm along Esigie Street, 3rd Circular Road, Benin on Saturday.
Hello it's been a while.Angela okorie a Nollywood actress is not only endowed with beauty but she is also a fashion and stylish queen.I will also be showing you some of her awesome pictures as prove to her beauty.Angela was born and raised in Cotonou,Benin republic and she happen to be the third among five children, she studied theater art in the university of Lagos.
October 2020, Nigeria was all tensed up as the youths took to the streets to protest the need for reforms of the Nigerian police force, starting from the SARS unit. This did not go down well as the ripple effects left many dead, injured and huge losses of various businesses as a result of the looting that ensued afterwards. Citizens and Government both losing valuables. The demands from the youths may have come off as a tall order but recent happenings has us visiting the issue again. The Police Team Who Stopped
Former minister for youths and sports development, Barrister Solomon Dalung is among the prominent personalities expected to grace the closing ceremony of the 20th National sports festival scheduled for tonight.Barrister Dalung, who served as the sports minister in the first term of president Muhammadu Buhari was invited by the Edo state Government under Governor Godwin Obaseki.
Yoruba is a language spoken in some countries in West Africa, most prominently in Southwestern Nigeria. It is spoken by the ethnic Yoruba people who make up over 55 million of Nigeria's entire population. The language, which has gained global prominence is primarily spoken in a dialectal area spanning Nigeria, Benin and Togo, with smaller migrated communities in Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Sierra Leone and The Gambia also joining to converse in Yoruba. Aside these West African countries, the Yoruba vocabulary is also
It took the joint efforts of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps, the Nigeria Police Force, the Nigeria Army and the Nigeria Correctional Service to prevented a jailbreak at the Medium Security Custodial Centre in Ubiaja, Edo State.It was gathered that haven heard about the incidents in Owerri, Oko, and Benin centers, some of the hardened criminals among the inmates convinced others to start a protest in order for them to escape.
Its so heartbreaking to hear different issues facing most marriages in this generation of ours. Despite the level of exposure and education, things does not seem to still balance. Recently, A woman took her life story to the Human Rights group to help her fight for her rights, after what her husband did to her. The lady named Mrs Ijeoma Okoro filed a complaint against her husband Mr. Imasuen, for taking her certificates and some of her personal belongings. According to her, her mother in-law took her to an herbalist
One of the few successful home-based players, Pascal has lauded Ahmed Musa's courage to return home to play for a local club in Nigeria.Pascal who broke into the national team among his foreign based counterparts said this in an exclusive interview with Legit.ng.Pascal is the current Super Eagles team coordinator and chairman Bauchi Football Association.
Ankara wears, high heels shoes and the likes are all beauty components that are put together to look sexy and cute for any outing events.While all this beauty components are super important, they aren't complete without a bead to give you that sparkling and sexy looks.
I know going through a heart break can be rough some times, but that is why we need family, friends and people to talk to. Why would someone even think about taking his or her own life after their romantic relationship ends. An ended relationship is not the end of the world, because life continues. A female student who has not yet been identified tried to take her own life after it was reported that her boyfriend ended their relationship. She did so by drinking a poison popularly known as 'Sniper' as you can