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How to know the time you are to sleep

Time is essential What Time Should You Sleep By James Pang Is there a best time to sleep? There is a saying that sleeping early and waking up early is good for your health. How true is that? Is it alright to sleep late and wake up late? You actually have an amazing biological clock ticking inside your body. It is very precise. It helps to regulate your various body functions including your sleeping time.

BEN WHO WAS GREATFULL

I would love to share this awesome story which I have been reading since morning enjoy as you read A Minister passing through his church in the middle of the day decided to pause by the altar to see who came to pray. Just then the back door opened, and a man came down the aisle, The minister frowned as he saw the man hadn't shaved in a while.

Serena Williams writes in emotional Facebook post -I won't be silent on police violence-

%20 %20 %20 Wednesday, September 28, 2016 Tennis great Serena Williams, 35, took to her Facebook to write on the growing Police/ Black people violence in the United States, saying she won't be silent on the issue..

Since there is Recession: Anambra state governor suspends taxes and levies on wheel barrow pushers, hawkers, others

  part of efforts to cushion the harsh effects of the current economic recession, the governor of Anambra state, Willie Obiano, yesterday, announced the immediate suspension of sale of emblems, collection of wheel barrow tax and hawkers permit in all parts of the state. Governor Obiano announced this in a broadcast entitled ‘Rising from the brink,’ yesterday September 21st.

The Lagos High Court sentence man to 5 years imprisonment for N10.5 million fraud

The Lagos State High Court presided over by Justice Kudirat Jose on 21 September, 2016 convicted and sentenced one Michael Ugochukwu to five years imprisonment on a one count charge of stealing to the tune of N10,500,000 (Ten Million, Five Hundred Thousand Naira Only) property of Patrick Ekeh.

Amnesty International--Nigerian special police squad get rich torturing detainees and demanding bribes in exchange for freedom

A shocking new report by Amnesty International has accused a special Nigerian police unit set up combat crimes of torturing detainees in its custody as a means of extracting confessions and lucrative bribes. The human rights campaign group said in the damning report published on Wednesday, September 21, that former detainees said they had been subjected to horrific torture methods, including hanging, starvation, beatings, shootings and mock executions, at the hands of corrupt officers within the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). Amnesty has received reports from lawyers, human rights defenders and journalists and collected testimonies stating that some police officers in SARS regularly demand bribes, steal and extort money from criminal suspects and their families. Amnesty International’s Nigeria researcher Damian Ugwu said: "A police unit created to protect the people has instead become a danger to society, torturing its victims with compl

Toure's agent continues war of words When Yaya left Barca for Man City, Guardiola said he was leaving for a sh*t team'

' Yaya Toure's agent Dimitri Seluk has continued his war of words with Man City coach Pep Guardiola alleging that the coach told Yaya Toure when he was about to sell him to Man City in 2010 that he was leaving to go to a sh*t team. This follows Seluk's recent attacks on the Spaniard - Read here  after Pep told him that he must apologise to him and the club, Man City...

Team Nigeria delegation to the Paralympics, The House of Reps to contribute N50k each for them as token of appreciation

The House of Representatives have resolved to contibute the sum of N50,000 each to the team Nigeria delegation to the just concluded Rio Paralympics 2016, as a token of their appreciation for an outstanding performance.

GOOD NEWS Photos: Schools in Borno resume after being closed for 2 years due to Boko Haram attacks

These are photos of pupils at a school in Gubio LGA of Borno state. The school is among many others in the state that have now reopened for academic activities after being shut down for two years due to Boko Haram attacks.

China Acheru alleges sperm donors charge N150k in Port Harcourt, egg donors N400k said the.Journalist

According to journalist China Acheru, some sperm donors in Port Harcourt, Rivers state, are charging about N150k from prospective buyers. He also disclosed that egg donors charge N400k. See that after the cut.

Ivory Coast midfilder Yaya Toure's agent hits back at Pep Guardiola He thinks he's king, if he wants a war he can have one' -

Pep Guardiola on Tuesday in a press conference insisted that for Ivory Coast midfielder Yaya Toure to come back to the team, his agent will have to apologize for the things he's said against the team . If you missed the story, read here

.Senator Shehu Sani says Removing Kemi Adeosun will not get us out of recession

According to Senator Shehu Sani, removing the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, from office will not resolve the current economic recession is currently facing. He said this while speaking on the floor of the Senate as members deliberated on the state of the economy and how it can be resolved.  In his own submission, Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, charged President Buhari to look into his cabinet and make adequate adjustments. More after the cut...

The Senate president Bukola Saraki defends his suggestion that Fedral Government should sell national assets to revive the economy

The Senate President this morning released some of his recommendations on what the Federal govt needs to do to immediately get out of the present economic recession. Part of his recommendations is for some of the national assets should be sold off. Many Nigerians feel this is not a good move and should not be accepted. Defending his suggestion, Saraki said it would be better for Nigeria to sell off her assets than borrow money from the International community. See the reactions from Nigerians and Saraki's defense after the cut...

World Footballer of the year as FIFA ends it's partnership with France Football making Ballon D'or award to be seprated from FIFA

The France Football- the original organizers of the Ballon D'or Award have announced that they've ended their 6 year partnership with FIFA and that from next year the Ballon D'or award won't be associated with the World's football governing body.

Globacom chairman Adenuga charges parents to pass cultural values to their wards

The Chairman, Globacom, Dr. Mike Adenuga has emphasised the need for parents to pass the cultural values of the Nigerian ethnic nations to their wards in order to preserve the tradition of unity and social cohesion taught by cultural events like the Ojude Oba festival.

Gradualy Troops clear Boko Haram terrorists hideout in Yobe, kills 4 terrorist

Following reported observed activities of remnants of Boko Haram terrorists around Jororo and Tombaeji villages in Geidam Local Government Area of Yobe State, troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE carried out a clearance operation within the area in the early hours of Wednesday 14th Sept. 2016. The fighting patrol team sent, came into contact with Boko Haram terrorists elements around Gajire village during which there was a firefight that lasted for about 15 minutes.

THANK GOD No Casualties as fully loaded passenger bus catches fire in Lagos

..There was a fire incident involving a commercial passenger bus set for Onitsha on Wednesday , at Anthony B/stop bridge, Inward Gbagada, Oshodi, Lagos. However, there with no casualties as everyone was able to promptly exit the bus. The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency response unit has since towed the bus. More photos after the cut.

Shocking!!! JSS 2 student who committed suicide over boyfriend in Benue state

Jessica Beer pictured above, a Junior Secondary School (JSS) II student of Gyegeh Memorial College Logo1 , Makurdi, Benue state, allegedly committed suicide after her boyfriend simply identified as Labi, a pork meat seller at Wurukum Market in Makurdi the state capital, impregnated and abandoned her and then impregnated another girl.‎ According to insiders, Jessica was so devastated by the development that she drank a poisonous substance and was rushed to a hospital in Akpehe where doctors confirmed her dead on arrival .

It is an empty joke Army describes Boko Haram threat to capture President Buhari

The Director Defence Information, Brig. Gen. Rabe Abubakar, has described the threat by Boko Haram members to capture President Buhari as empty, lacking in substance and a joke. The sect in a video released on Youtube on Tuesday September 13th, threatened to capture President Buhari.

PDP tells president Buhari to Return the country to where it was before you came into office and then resign

Peoples Democratic Party has asked President Buhari to return the country to where it was in 2015 before he came into office and then resign his position. The party said this in a statement issued by their spokesperson, Dayo Adeyeye, in Abuja yesterday Wednesday September 14th. The statement in part reads

Photos: NEMA assessment team visit scenes of multiple earth tremors in Kaduna State

Two earth tremors hit communities in Jaba Local Government Area in Southern Kaduna. The first one occurred at Kwoi, at about 10:30am on Sunday, September 11th. Hours later, another earth tremor hit Sambang Daji village, also in Jaba, on Monday . Residents were said to have fled in panic. 

Photo: Nigerian drug gang member busted after stakeout in Bangkok, Thailand

A 30-year-old Nigerian man identified as Frank Uzoma was caught with  2 kilos of crystal meth in the Ram Intra area of northern Bangkok on Sunday, September 3rd.   Several police districts were working on busting the Nigerian drug gang following a tip from an informer that a shipment of "ice" was being readied for sending to Indonesia and Turkey

Rio 2016 Paralympics: Powerlifter wins Josephine Orji win Nigeria's 8th Gold medal with a new world record

Josephine Orji broke her own world record after winning gold in the women's powerlifting +86kg category yesterday. Josephine Orgi lifted 160kg to secure Nigeria's 8th gold medal at the ongoing Olympic games. Congrats to her!

Photos: Woman brutalized by husband in Lagos

Ibirinde Folu Francis posted the photos on Facebook calling on the Lagos State Government, the Police and human rights activist, Dr. Joe Ogunmakin to save the woman from her abusive husband before he kills her. Details later...

Take responsibility for the poor economy and stop blaming Goodluck Jonathan- Catholic Bishops tell President Buhari

Roman Catholic Mission (RCM) Bishops in Nigeria have called on President Buhari to take full responsibility for the poor state of the economy and stop blaming his predecessor, Goodluck Jonathan. Speaking through the Arch-Bishop of Sokoto Dioceses, Mathew Kukah at a dinner organised on the occasion of the Catholic Bishop Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) 2016 by Ondo State Governor, Olusegun Mimiko, at the International Event Centre, Akure on Tuesday September 13th, the clergymen said Jonathan was no longer president of the country and no amount of insults heaped on him will make things change.

Female Pastor interrupts Trump to stop him from attacking Clinton during church service

Donald Trump was on Wednesday interrupted by a Methodist church pastor who said she invited him to the church to thank him for his work in Flint not to give a political sermon or berate his rival Hillary Clinton. "This public event is open to all and today Donald Trump came to observe. Trump's presence at Bethel United Methodist in no way represents an endorsement of his candidacy," Rev. Faith Green Timmons of the Bethel United Methodist Church Flint, Michigan had said before Trump came up to the podium.

Photos: Danish man who rode a bicycle from Denmark to Nigeria received in Calabar

26 year old Danish man, Sunnel Thuesem, a bicyclist, was warmly received by some Cross Rivers state government officials yesterday after he rode a bicycle from Denmark to Nigeria (Lagos-Benin-Calabar) and enroute Cameroon to South Africa. Among the appointees who received the young Danish bicyclist were Prince Godswill Edward (ex president Jonathan's son in-law) who is the special adviser to the state governor Ben Ayade on Youth Affairs, S.A Sports Mr. Effiwatt. and Mr. Eric Anderson S.A Tourism. More photos after the cut...

Police apprehend Robbers who attacked Super Eagles player' Onazi Ogenyi's family home in Jos

On Tuesday , Trabzonspor of Turkey and Super Eagles of Nigeria defensive midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi revealed to LIB how his family house in Jos was attacked by robbers, describing how his father was brutalized and valuable possessions carted away.

Patience Jonathan to sue EFCC over seized $15million

Former First lady, Patience Jonathan is said to be planning a lawsuit against EFCC following the seizure of $15 million found in the accounts of four companies that are currently under investigation for fraud

Lai Mohammed slams PDP in new statement, says opposition party is a shameless irritant

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has slammed the PDP for once again asking President Buhari to resign, calling the former ruling party a shameless irritant which is bent on distracting the government from its rescue mission and returning the country to ''Egypt''. ''We are on a rescue mission to resuscitate Nigeria after the PDP left it in a coma, and the noise from the same PDP seems designed to sabotage the rescue efforts. But we are not deterred,'' Lai Mohammed said in a statement released today via his Special Adviser, Segun Adeyemi

Cross River Most Beautiful Girl 2016, Victoria Ana suspended for 'lackadaisical attitude'

Cross River Most Beautiful Girl 2016, Victoria Ana has been suspended, according to a letter sent out The letter dated September 12, 2016 and signed by former MBGN Isabella Ayuk states that Ana is being suspended for her lackadaisical attitude and for behaving in a manner not suitable for her position which has painted the title Cross River Most Beautiful Girl in negative limelight.

Photos: BBOG members stage protest at Nigeria House US, demand for rescue of Chibok girls

Bring Back Our Girls members in the US yesterday staged a protest in front of the Nigeria House to demand the rescue of the missing Chibok school girls who are still in Boko Haram captivity. Bolaji Akinremi, spokesperson at the Nigeria house received a letter from the group which was addressed to President Buhari, calling for him to act and expedite action towards the release of the missing school girls. See more photos after the cut...

Nigerian Navy arrest leader of notorious Niger Delta militant group, four others

The Nigerian Navy on Wednesday, September 14th, said that it has arrested 5 Niger Delta criminals including the leader of a notorious militant group, one Uduak Etim Thomson of the Bakasi Strike Force. In a statement signed by its spokesman, Commodore Christian Ezekobe, the militants perpetuated series of crimes, including attack on market women and other traders, siphoning of crude oil and destruction of pipelines.

Man is charged with murder after his girlfriend commits suicide...

A man, Long Vang, 34, is being charged with murder after his girlfriend Jessica Damian Haban, 28, who is the mother of his two children and partner for 11 years, committed suicide in their home. Here’s how People magazine is reporting it:

Photos: Food wastage in Delta State as bad roads reportedly prevent timely transportation

A lady named Adaeze Ogbuenyi is requesting for the government's immediate intervention in Aballa Uno, Ndokwa East LGA of Delta state, to prevent further food wastage in this difficult economic period Nigeria is currently facing. According to her:

Aleksander Ceferin elected as the new UEFA president

Aleksander Ceferin, Slovenia's Football Association president has been named the new UEFA president after he defeated Dutchman Michael van Praag at UEFA's congress in Athens today.

ASUU denies plans to embark on strike on October 2nd

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has denied media reports saying it was planning to embark on a one-week warning strike. The News Agency of Nigeria NAN yesterday quoted the Chairman of the University of Abuja chapter of ASUU,

Video: Nigerian migrants rescued from Libya burst into songs of praise as they sight Europe

This is the scene from a ship in the Mediterranean where Nigerian migrants rescued off Libya burst into Nigerian praise songs moments after they got their first sight of Europe. Watch the video after the cut.

Photos: Nigerian man propose to white girlfriend on top of Olumo Rock, Abeokuta

An adventurous Nigerian man proposed to his white girlfriend on top Olumo Rock in Abeokuta, Ogun State, yesterday, September 13th. Congrats to the couple. More photos after the cut.

Shettima to NASS Member: "Abuja is not your home, come and give support to needs of your people or face their wrath"

Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima has warned members representing Borno at the National Assembly to stop absconding from the state.   The Governor made the call Monday when he hosted some members of the National Assembly, Borno state Executive Council, Borno State House of Assembly, Security formation in the state, top government officials, politicians and journalists to a Sallah feast immediately he returned from Konduga where he performed his Eid prayer.

Nigerian lesbian who pleaded guilty to entering US illegally to avoid persecution avoid jail term

Nigerian woman who pleaded guilty to entering the U.S illegally to escape persecution in Nigeria because of her sexual orientation, was sentenced to time she already served, i.e- eight days she spent behind bars after her arrest in February this year.

19-year-old girl killed in Texas drive-by shooting alleged to have been murdered by boyfriend's jealous ex

19-year-old mother of one was shot and killed in a drive-by shooting in Houston, Texas on Tuesday, September 13th, and some people are claiming it was done by her boyfriend's jealous ex girlfriend. Houston Police Department spokesman Victor Senties commented that the shooting happened in the 5300 block of South Lake Houston Parkway. They got the call at about 12:15 p.m.

Photos: President Buhari receives newly confirmed IG of Police, Governors of Plateau & Yobe states

President Buhari received the newly confirmed Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Kpotum Idris, at the State House, Abuja, today 8th September, 2016 . Kpotum who was appointed back in June, was confirmed yesterday by the Council of State. Meanwhile, Governors of Plateau and Yobe States also payed a visit to the President. See more photos after the cut.

Evil mum sells 10yr old daughter for a bottle of vodka and £1.30 before watching him rape

A Russian woman allegedly sold her 10 year old daughter to a suspected rapist, 23, for a bottle of vodka and 100 roubles (around £1.30) & then watched him rape her in Russia's Khabarovsk region, Police say.

RCCG's Pastor Adeboye and wife celebrate 49th wedding anniversary

The General overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God RCCG, Pastor E.A Adeboye and his wife, Foluke, are celebrating their 49th wedding anniversary today September 8th. They got married on September 8th 1967 and are blessed with four children and many grand children.  See more photos from their early married life after the cut.

Photos: 9 year old girl who survived Kerosene explosion in Rivers state needs help

Nine year old Chinasa Chinedu Joseph is a survivor of a kerosene explosion that happened at her home at No. 33 Isaiah Eletuo Street Oyigbo Rivers state where she stays with her widowed mother. According to Olusegun Olopade who shared her story, Chinasa was seriously burnt in the explosion that occurred on July 12th. He wrote...

Paul Pogba and Memphis Depay step out in £250,000 Rolls Royce ahead of Manchester derby (photos)

Man U stars Memphis Depay and Paul Pogba on Wednesday night cruised around Manchester town in a £250,000 Rolls Royce ahead of the Man City vs Man U clash at Old Trafford this weekend. The Man. United duo were spotted after visiting Tattu restaurant in Manchester’s trendy Spinningfields dining district. More photos after the cut...