15-year Old Girl Commits Suicide after Being Mocked for her poor Exam Result, Leaves note with Names of People who Allegedly Laughed at her

By Henry Iheanacho A 15-year-old pupil who sat for her Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) at Bwikya Muslim Primary School in Hoima City in western Uganda last year, has allegedly committed suicide after being reportedly mocked for performing poorly. Relatoves disclosed that Daphine Kimuli disappeared from home three days ago after Uganda National Examination Board (UNEB)…

Food For Thought

Out of 6,944,368 students who wrote JAMB’s UTME this year, only 973,384 passed,while 5,970,984 failed. What that means is that 14% passed, while 86% failed. This is indeed the poorest in the history of JAMB exam in Nigeria. I am not surprised. What do we expect when the passion for education is dying and the…

ASUU Threatens Fresh Strike Over Unpaid Salaries

By Samuel Dr. Lazarus Maigoro, Chairman, University of Jos chapter of the union, who stated this in a statement on Saturday, in Jos, added that the Federal Government had also withheld the check-off dues of the affected members. According to a report by The PUNCH, the Academic Staff Union of Universities has threatened to embark…

Hackers Divert over N10m after Gaining Access into JAMB’s Site 

Some hackers have reportedly gained access into the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) intranet site and reportedly diverted over N10m after altering the profiles of its ad hoc staff. Registrar of the exam body, Ishaq Oloyede disclosed this while addressing journalists in Abuja on Tuesday April 13. “A Ship From Nigeria Has Been Impounded…

Panic as Giant Lizard Takes over a Supermarket (Video)

By Henry Iheanacho There was chaos and panic at a 7-Eleven store in Thailand when a giant monitor lizard walked in and climbed store shelves. Lady Gives her Boyfriend Money to have a Nice Time because He’s Been Stressed  In a video which has gone viral, people can be heard screaming and laughing in the…

Woman Refuses to Return N460m ($1.2m) Mistakenly Deposited into her Account 

By Henry Iheanacho A 911 dispatcher with the sheriff’s office has been arrested for allegedly refusing to return more than $1.2million mistakenly deposited into her account. Some of You Mistake “Thou Shall Not Judge” for “Thou Shall not Say the Truth” – Nigerian Catholic priest says Prophet Odumeje is not a Christian but a Clown …

Woman Caught Breastfeeding a Snake 

Residents of Nenohwe Village in Zimbabwe have reportedly been left in shock after a woman was caught at her friend’s house breastfeeding a giant snake. The Manica Post reported that Gogo Nenohwe was spotted by a 12-year-old girl as she breastfed the snake while uttering names of fellow villagers whom she wanted her pet to…