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Southwest flight makes emergency landing after passenger is caught reportedly smoking marijuana in lavatory

May 31, 2018 Foreign, News 0

Southwest Airlines flight 1250 was forced to make an emergency landing at San Jose International Airport (SJC) on Wednesday after a passenger was caught smoking in the aircraft lavatory. The aircraft had departed from San Francisco (SFO), bound for Los Angeles (LAX) at around 3:30pm local time on Wednesday. However, after about 15 minutes …

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“If i die today the world knows who is responsible for my death”- Blogger and former SA to Governor Dickson cries out

A Bayelsa blogger, Saint Mienpamo, escaped death on Tuesday, after he was attacked by persons suspected to be militants. Mienpamo, who was a former Senior Special Assistant to Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, was beaten to pulp, and abducted by his attackers at about 6.30am on Tuesday. According to Sahara Reporters, the attack …

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Lawmaker, Femi Gbajabiamila, reacts to backlash received after buying customized G-Wagon for his wife, says ”I saved up to buy the SUV”

Majority leader of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has reacted to the backlash he has received from Nigerians following the N75m customized Mercedez Benz G-Wagon he gave to his wife at her 50th birthday bash recently.   In a statement released this morning, Gbajabiamila says he saved up the money he used …

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Photo: Meet the tough female judge that sent ex-governor, Jolly Nyame, to prison

Justice Adebukola Banjoko of the Federal Capital Territory High Court is the judge that found former governor of Taraba State, Reverend Jolly Nyame guilty for criminal breach of trust and misappropriation of N1.64 billion while he was in office. She sentenced him to 14 years in prison without fine.   Justice …

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Teacher stabs husband to death in Ikorodu after he allegedly attacked her

A woman has been arrested for stabbing her husband to death during a fight at their home in Ikorodu, Lagos. The incident occurred early on Wednesday, May 30, 2018.   The woman, who is a teacher, claimed the attack was not intentional. She said her husband was in the habit …

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”Dino Melaye hasn’t informed the party of defection” APC spokesperson, Bolaji Abdullahi, says

The Spokesman for the All Progressive Congress (APC) Bolaji Abdullahi, has revealed that Senator Dino Melaye, representing Kogi West has not informed the party about his defection. Abdullahi however stated that the party respects “his right of association” and wished him “Goodluck”. “Well, to the best of my knowledge he …

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Winners emerge at 2018 Kiddies Vision Magazine Young Ministers Competition

In line with her youth engagement strategy, Kiddies Vision Magazine, organisers of the annual Young Ministers’ Competition (YMC) in collaboration with HUAXING Arts Troupe Nigeria, sponsors of the event have produced young ministers and commissioners of the Federal Republic of Nigeria at the just concluded Young Ministers Competition Grand Finale …

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Lagos Police warn that attack on police or police property will no longer be tolerated after okada riders burn police car in revenge for colleague’s death

Motorcycle riders in Lagos, aka Okada men, burnt a police patrol van in Ikorordu today in revenge for a colleague who died while evading police officers. A statement released by the Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, Chike Oti stated that the police patrol van was burnt at a spot in …

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Photo: Yahoo Yahoo boy sentenced to 1 year imprisonment

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, today secured the conviction and sentencing of one Taiwo Michael Okunowo, an Internet fraudster, before Justice S.O. Solebo of the State High court sitting in Ikeja, Lagos on a one- count charge bordering on obtaining money by false pretence and possession of fraudulent …

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‘IPOB’s “stay at home” order has brought the east to a standstill, these brave young freedom fighters are martyrs and heroes’ – FFK says

Today, residents of Enugu, Abia, Ebonyi state complied with the Sit-at-home order issued by the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB.   The group ordered their members to sit at home to remember their leaders who died in the struggle for the actualization of Biafra.   Reacting to the situation, former aviation minister Femi …

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