At least six persons, including two students of Nneoma Secondary School, Otolo Nnewi, have been reported dead and several others injured in multiple auto accidents that occurred in the early hours of Thursday, February 21, along Akwudo Junction in Nnewi, Anambra State. It was reported that a soakaway truck collided with a truck carrying gallons of palm oil. The small truck then crashed into another big truck conveying varieties of brands of the Nigerian Breweries beer parked by the roadside along the junction.
In March 2015, as they prepared to cast their votes in a landmark presidential election, Nigerians found themselves facing a choice between the devil and the deep blue sea: Goodluck Jonathan, the then-incumbent whose administration was corrupt and largely inept; and Muhammadu Buhari, an erstwhile dictator known for his ethnoreligious biases.
A Saudi princess had more than $900,000 in jewelry swiped from her room at a swanky Parisian hotel, French police said Monday.