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Daily Archives: October 31, 2020

Mamitu Gashe

Meet Mamitu Gashe, Africa’s Top Surgeon Who Can’t Read Or Write

How an illiterate girl from the mountains of Ethiopia became the ‘future of African medicine’ – as the heartwarming reason she’s returning to the operating theatre at 73 is revealed. Mamitu Gashe was 16 when she went into labour with [...]

October 31, 2020 Health issues
Sean Connery

Sean Connery Is Dead! James Bond Actor Dies At 90

Sir Sean Connery has died at the age of 90, his family has said. The Scottish actor was best known for his portrayal of James Bond, being the first to bring the role to the big screen and appearing in [...]

October 31, 2020 entertainment
Seven Nigerians who tried to hijack an oil tanker

UK Authorities Say 7 Nigerians Who Attempted To Hijack Oil Vessel Bailed

Seven Nigerians who tried to hijack an oil tanker off the coast of the Isle of Wight, have been bailed. UK media, however, say they are in the custody of the British border force. After a ten-hour stand-off between the [...]

October 31, 2020 International
Lagos Judicial Panel To Summon SARS Officials

Lagos Judicial Panel To Summon SARS Officials Involved In Extrajudicial Activities

The Lagos State panel hearing cases of extrajudicial activities and police brutality has said it will be summoning operatives of the now scrapped Special Anti-Robbery Squad to appear before it. This was announced by Chairperson of the panel, Justice Doris [...]

October 31, 2020 Government and politics
'Nigeria Needs Our support'— Ontario's Nigerian Community Reflects On #EndSARS Protests

‘Nigeria Needs Our support’— Ontario’s Nigerian Community Reflects On #EndSARS Protests

With thousands of residents across Nigeria demonstrating against police brutality and the widely condemned Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) over the past few weeks, expats and community members who live in Canada are rallying to support friends and loved ones who [...]

October 31, 2020 International