The number of people who died after drinking illegally brewed alcohol in northern India rose to 72 Saturday as authorities began a crackdown and suspended police and officials. At least 64 people had died in Saharanpur and Haridwar, adjoining districts of Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand states, after drinking the poisonous liquor.
Nigerian media practitioners rose from a two-day meeting in Abuja on Saturday with the declaration of February 14 as the National Media Peace Day. The theme of the maiden event, coming two days to the 2019 general elections, is: “Nigeria Media Peace Day: Think Election, Think Peace”. Practitioners from the print, broadcast and the new media signed the declaration, read by Christopher Isiguzo, President of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), and geared toward promoting violence-free 2019 elections.
Manchester City have the best collection of technical midfield players in Europe, according to Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri. Pep Guardiola’s side host Chelsea on Sunday at the Etihad Stadium, looking for a win that will take them back level on points with Premier League leaders Liverpool.
An office for Nigeria's election commission has been burned down just six days before the country is due to vote in a general election. The fire in Plateau State has destroyed everything needed to vote, including ballot boxes and voting slips. A spokesperson called it a setback for the preparations for the election but is quoted in This Day as saying that it is too early to suspect sabotage.
I HAD a wild threesome with two lovely girls — but one was my sister and I got them both pregnant. It all started because my sister’s best friend and her husband were having trouble starting a family. I’m 31, my sister is 32 and her friend is 29. The friend had tried for a baby for three years and couldn’t afford IVF. So she asked my sister if I would help out.