John Oputa

Surgery death rates in Africa double global average

Death rates for patients undergoing surgery in Africa are double the global average even though they tend to be younger, scientists said, adding that many deaths were likely preventable. According to a study published in the Lancet medical journal, scientists said contributory factors include few specialists, poor hospital infrastructure and a lack of post-operative monitoring. […]Read More

Yahoo Plus: Some Nigerian Ladies Are Walking Dead.

As shared by Vill… I am here to tell you what an old friend told me early hours of the day (yesterday) that has been disturbing me. I came across an old friend of mine, mehn you needed to see his car, modern benz flashy rims and see his dressing… we got to talk and […]Read More

Kane hits hat-trick as Spurs put five goals past Southampton

Harry Kane grabbed another hat-trick and broke the record for the most Premier League goals scored in a calendar year as Tottenham thrashed Southampton 5-2 at Wembley. The Spurs and England striker headed home his 37th league goal of 2017 on 22 minutes to surpass Alan Shearer’s landmark, which was set during his time at […]Read More

Ambode: We’ll record landmark achievements 2018

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday said his administration will record landmark achievements in 2018, even as he called on residents of Lagos to embrace unity and harmony in order to move the state forward. The governor spoke while delivering a goodwill message at the Christmas Party held at Angus Memorial, Morocco, Shomolu area […]Read More

128 nations reject Trump’s Jerusalem declaration in vote

Donald Trump’s decision on Jerusalem condemned by UN general assembly despite US ‘bullying’ over vote of censure The United Nations general assembly has voted overwhelmingly to condemn Donald Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, in a rare emergency session of the global body. The 193-nation general assembly approved the resolution by […]Read More

Badoo cult wipes out family of three in Lagos

The deadly Badoo members have struck again at Ibeshe area of Ikorodu, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria, killing three members of a family. PM News gathered that the corpses of the father, mother and a teenage son were evacuated from the house at Ibeshe by emergency officials and the police on Thursday. The Badoo members were said […]Read More

10 sailors in Niger Delta Kidnapped.

Pirates have kidnapped 10 sailors from a merchant ship off the coast of southern Nigeria in the latest attack in the restive region, the International Maritime Bureau said on Thursday. “A bulk carrier underway was attacked and boarded by six pirates from a small boat. Ten crew members were reported missing. The remaining crew onboard […]Read More

Wreck of Australian WWI submarine found after 103 years

The wreck of Australia’s first submarine, a World War I vessel that disappeared 103 years ago during a patrol near Papua New Guinea, has been found in the waters nearby, Defence Minister Marise Payne said on Thursday. The “HMAS AEI” submarine went missing off Rabaul of Papua New Guinea’s East New Britain province on Sept. […]Read More

MAN City maul Tottenham 4-1 to extend lead

Manchester City produced a superb display on Saturday to crush Tottenham 4-1 at the Etihad Stadium to extend their lead at the top of the English Premier League. Ilkay Gundogan gave City the lead on 14 minutes of the game. Gundogan was totally unmarked as he drifted into space on the six yard box and […]Read More

Lagos tanker explosion destroys 21 vehicles, 5 motorcycles

At least 21 different vehicles and five motorcycles were burnt on Wednesday in Lagos after a tanker laden with petroleum product had exploded. Confirming the incident, Mr Kehinde Adebayo, the spokesman of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), however, said no life was lost in the incident. “A distress call was passed to the […]Read More