As Queen Elizabeth is preparing to bury her husband prince Philip who passed away last week at the age of 99 years. It was made public that prince Philip would be buried in a coffin made from an oak tree. Many people wondered why the choice of using an oak tree to bury the prince. Below are 10 interesting facts about an oak tree you probably never knew. 1. The oak tree is the national tree of England and it represents strength, endurance, beauty and survival through trials. Other counties that have also adopted
A picture of a strange animal went viral on social media after Nigerian men killed it.The animal was thought to be an Hyena due the color of it's furs.In the picture that went viral, some people were seen standing over the animal while others took pictures.
Mixed reactions as an erring truck driver assaulted a policeman and broke bottle on his head for trying to arrest him in Agege, Lagos State.In a video making rounds online, the truck driver can be seen telling the officer to come down from his vehicle, but uniform man insisted on arresting him.
1.The Northern Goshawk This is the largest of the bird-eating forest hawks, with a wingspan of four feet.The fearsome red eyes, dark grey feathers, and massive talons for slaying big prey add to its terrifying appearance.Its territorial aggression poses a threat and demonstrates unrivaled feathered ferocity.
People normally think of sharks and whales as the only giants of the deep.Water dwelling creatures like catfish are mostly considered by many to be small in size and they do taste delicious when prepared with soup.However there's this species of catfish that grows bigger and heavier than a full-grown man, it also outweighs and outgrows the king of beast.
As humans, we have always believed that we are the dominating species and the most mentally developed creature on Earth.This hypothesis is mostly backed by the fact that we are tactical and logical in the way we think.
We all love animals, as they are within the framework of what we are used to, but no one prepared us for monstrosities.The Giant Manta Ray: The vast and mighty oceans of our planet hold many mysteries.Because they are so wide and deep, it's often difficult to discover all the secrets they have to offer, but there's no secret about this first gentle giant.
Cats are one of the few creatures on earth, that are universally accepted as pet material.However, you may actually be surprised at some of the more rare and unique of these species.The serval: This special cat hails from Africa, but it's actually popular in the United States as a pet.
1 Three-Toed Sloth: The three-toed sloths are arboreal neotropical mammals (also known as "three-fingered" sloths). They are the only members of the genus Bradypus and the family Bradypodidae. The four living species of three-toed sloths are the brown-throated sloth, the maned sloth, the pale-throated sloth, and the pygmy three-toed sloth. 2 Star Fish: Starfish or sea stars are star-shaped echinoderms belonging to the class Asteroidea. Common usage frequently finds these names being also
INEC also warned that political parties that cannot hold peaceful congresses and primaries would be blacklisted.If the pattern persists, the commission, according to its spokesman Festus Okoye, will refuse to recognize the results of violent congresses.According to the declaration titled "Conduct of Acrimonious Congress And Primaries by Political Parties," “This Commission will not look the other way as party conferences and congresses devolve into farcical practices and chaotic fiascos that endanger life and property.
I am very sure that some of you reading this article do not know that they are mosquitoes in Canada.Mosquitoes are very annoying insects that breed on stagnant water.A lot of people think mosquitoes are found only in Africa.Mosquitoes are not found only in Africa, there are also found in some other parts of the world.
Gunmen Attack Monarch, Leave Him Seriously Injured The series of Attacks Lunched on traditional rulers is getting out of hand to the extent that The traditional ruler of Ewu Ekiti in Ilejemeje Local Government Area of Ekiti State, Oba Adetutu Ajayi, has been shot by hoodlums.The traditional ruler was shot on his way to a neighbouring community, Ayetoro Ekiti, in the Ido/Osi Local Government Area of the state.
Personnel of the Nigerian Police Force (NPF) can accurately be described to have become an endangered species in the South-East following persistent attacks on officers and police formations in the region, culminating with Monday's attack on the Imo State Police Command Headquarters in Owerri.
Nature has gifted us so many beauty in uncountable ways,astonishing and breathtaking.One of the finest representatives are birds known also as avians.Avian was first used in 1870, and comes from the Latin term “avis,” which means bird.Birds are wonderful creatures, from their crowned heads to beautiful tiny toes, from multicolored beaks to fluffy cotton skins they are incredibly stunning and extraordinary species.
Extinction is a situation in which a thing is no longer in existence. As we all know, the jungle is a survival of the fittest, many animals have become extinct due to too much predators preying on them coupled with human hunting. Before an animal becomes extinct, they are first listed as endangered species so that the world will be aware and make attempts to salvage the specie, sometimes it may be too late to salvage them leading to an extinction of that species Below are 10 animals that have gone into extinction
Dolphin is a common name of aquatic mammals, the term dolphin usually refers to the families Delphinidae.There are 40 extant species named as dolphins.Several species exhibit sexual dimorphism , which also means the males are larger than females.They have two limbs that are modified into flippers and l they also have streamlined bodies, some dolphins can travel at speeds 29 km/h (18 mph) for short distances.
Recently, a video has gone viral in the social media.The video is about a Heavily pregnant Nigerian woman who won the taekwondo competition.The Nigerian woman by name Aminat Idrees won the gold medal in taekwondo at the National sports competition in Edo.
Palm Oil is abtained from fruit of the palm oil tree Palm oil is used for preventing.• Vitamin A Defficiency • Cancer prevention • Brain Disease • Aging • Treating Malaria • High cholesterol • Cynanide poisoning • High blood pressure.
MOSQUITO Mosquito is the world most deadly animal that kills about one million people (1,000,000) in every year.A mosquito is any member of a group of small insect of about 3,500 species belonging to the order Diptera (flies).
For many years, humans have sought absolutely everything in order to attain immortality.This endeavor includes the search for the so-called “Fountain of Youth” and even freezing cadavers in the hope of preserving and bringing them to life in the future.Apparently, there are already a number of existing plant and animal species that are seemingly deathless, if not, can live for a very long time when compared to the lifespan of humans.