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Man in police net for allegedly raping 85-year-old woman to coma, says he only did ‘two rounds’

The Osun State Police Command have arrested a man who allegedly raped an 85-year-old woman to coma in Ilesa, a commercial town in the State. The suspect, Kehinde Ariyo, 29, is said to have committed the heinous act last Friday The police commissioner in the state, Mr. Fimihan Adeoye, who paraded …

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My daughter wanted to kill herself at nine because of brain tumour symptoms which doctor said were “sibling jealousy”

Amber Aziz told her mum she “wanted a new brain” after suffering debilitating headaches which were passed off by one doctor as “attention-seeking” but she had a secret brain tumour. Schoolgirl Amber Aziz felt suicidal at the age of NINE after she was plagued with severe headaches and vomiting. After …

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Torrential downpours cause major flooding in Tanzania

Seasonal rains have brought record-breaking wet weather to parts of Tanzania. The heavy downpours have led to widespread flooding, resulting in major travel disruptions. Meteorologist Hellen Msemo reported that the worst of the flooding had occurred along Tanzania’s northern coast. Much of the infrastructure has been damaged, and the main …

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The Reason Your Dental Work Isn’t Covered by Medical Insurance.

I was at the dentist recently for a toothache. He snapped some X-rays, gave my mouth a quick lookover, said I appeared to have cracked the tooth (likely from my severe TMJ) and would need a root canal. He forwarded me to an endodontist. The endodontist discovered I had a …

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Portugal and Spain wildfires kill at least 39 people

At least 36 people died in wildfires raging through parched farmlands and forests in Portugal and another three in neighboring northwestern Spain on Sunday and Monday. Firefighters were battling 50 blazes in Portugal and a similar number in Spain. Portugal’s government asked for international help and declared a state of …

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Hurricane Ophelia kills 3 and leaves 360,000 without power in Ireland

On Monday, Ireland was hit by Hurricane Orphelia in what officials called an “unprecedented storm” that left three people dead, more than 300,000 customers without power and shut down schools as well as government offices. A police spokesman said one woman in her 50s was killed outside the village of …

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