The famous dictum “If you look after your car, your car will look after you” is certainly true in many respects. Sadly, though, few motorists are knowledgeably caring for, or fully understand, the way their vehicles work. Some functional knowledge will keep your relationship with your automobile running smoothly! Many drivers are actually unknowingly damaging their vehicles or, at the very least, making themselves quite vulnerable to some mischievous roadside mechanics. The following are the 10 of the most common mistakes motorists make every day while completely oblivious of the damaging consequences.
I couldn’t believe my ears when he proposed. I haven’t stopped looking at the ring. Is this real? I was so excited even the stranger on the street could tell something great just happened. Like a whirlwind, we started all the preparation for the big day. We didn’t spare a dime in our quest to have the wedding of our dreams. After the wedding, we both were exhausted and had a well-deserved one month honeymoon far away on one of Denmark’s coldest islands. I wish this was all that marriage was. I had got used to waking up about half nine to a cup of coffee and a warm kiss from the love of my life. We’d have a shower together, then have breakfast while we looked over the beach. We constantly looked into each other’s eyes with so much assurance of facing the future together. We’d take a long walk in each other's arms and have a nap just about noon. We did lots of kayaking and scuba diving during the day before settling into a nice buffet dinner. Having no one wait on you for anything
Following a directive Monday afternoon by the Inspector General of Police to the Commissioner of Police, Kano State, Mohammed Katsina to liase with the State’s Emirate Council and relevant persons, the 14-year-old Ese Oruru was last night rescued from her abductor. Confirming the rescue in a telephone chat Monday, Force Public relations Officer, ACP Olabisi Kolawole disclosed that the Inspector General of Police has directed that Ese Oruru be giving protection adding that she will be flown to Abuja tomorrow (Tuesday to be re-united with her family. Already, it was gathered that the IGP has made arrangements to move the family to Abuja to re-unite with their daughter.
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Fruity King Gambling Company has caused twitter storm after it shared a picture of Manchester City player Yaya Toure and his wife, Gineba with the caption: ‘Sure she’s bubbly but someone needs to remind Yaya Toure he’s on £220,000-a-week. Start abusing this privilege.’ Twitter users who were disgusted by the tweet called it embarrassing and an insult to Gineba.
The presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Mr. Peter Obi, has thrown his weight behind the call by Sen. Ahmed Bola Tinubu for the campaign, whenever it starts, to be based on issues and not personality. Obi was reacting to the call by Tinubu, through his campaign organization, for the candidates and their supporters to base their electioneering on issues that would, in their words, “advance the growth, progress and stability of Nigeria”. A statement signed by Obi’s Media Adviser, Mr. Valentine Obienyem, said the statement by APC advising candidates to “desist from spreading lies, malice and denigrating other candidates,” exactly mirrored what Obi had propagated over the years. He said if supporters were mindful of this, some articles published in some newspapers against Obi would not have been published, including those with offensive titles. On the alleged fake Letter from the President of Ghana and the alleged request of 50 Billion Naira monthly payment, Obienye
The labour Party (LP) says it has expelled it's former gubernatorial candidate in Plateau state, Yohanna Margif. According to the Party's publicity secretary, Comrade James Awara, the expulsion follows various investigated petitions forwarded to the Party's National Headquarters. The statement said: "He was arrested by the Plateau State Police command on grounds of issuing dud cheques to the tune of N14m, he swindled a house of assembly staff of N40m by selling a house that does not belong to him. Furthermore, about 4 hotels in Abuja metropolis brought bills of over N3m, which he incured and escaped from such hotels. This Party has called him severally, but he declined to show up. He wanted to trade the ticket given to him for N50m hence he signed a withdrawal letter in anticipation of the said amount. "When the money was not forthcoming, he started blackmailing the Party for allegedly forging his signature. This Party is a
An Abuja-based legal practitioner and Rights Activist, Kayode Ajulo has frowned at the continued detention of Nigerian former Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, insisting that the offences he was accused of were bailable. Ajulo, who was at the Central Criminal Court popularly known as Old Bailey, in solidarity with Ekweremadu and his wife Beatrice, who are standing trial for alleged conspiracy to traffick one David Nwamini Ukpo, so that his organ could be removed and given to their daughter, who has kidney failure, vented his displeasure in a chat with both local and international journalists via zoom. He said his presence at Old Bailey was to represent some interests and to see for himself if the fundamental rights of the Nigerian lawmaker and that of his wife have not been violated, as the case was of interest to many Nigerians, Africans, and some rights organisations. The constitutional lawyer added that the ugly precedents of bail jumping set by for
A young Nigerian lady has fallen victim of another mob action barely two weeks after the gruesome murder of four students of the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) in Umuokiri, Aluu Community, Rivers State. The Sun newspaper reports that the lady, who was accused of stealing a phone, was shamefully assaulted in the video clip, which has gone viral on the internet. The incident took place at an upscale shopping mall in Lagos.