Ibrahim El-Zakzaky travels to India for medical treatment

Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) has been flown to India with his wife to commence treatment. This comes after president Buhari disrgarded the stringent conditions stipulated by the Kaduna State government before the Islamic cleric could be allowed to travel. More details later…

WhatsApp Tackles Fake News, Introduces Restrictions to Message Forwarding

Instant messaging giants, Whatsapp has reduced the number of messages users can forward on it’s platform. By Jerry King Nwobodo @JerryDKingTP This move aimed at preventing the spread of fake news using the platform limits message forwarding to 20 people.  Previously, WhatsApp had indicated in chats that a message was forwarded to a user.  In July, five…

Woman drowns as raft capsizes in Rishikesh

A Delhi woman has died while on a rafting trip on the Ganga in Rishikesh, a city in India’s northern state of Uttarakhand. The 33-year old woman drowned after the raft she was on capsized. Bhagwati Barman, a resident of Laxmi Nagar who worked with a private firm in the national capital, died soon after she…

Indian man becomes first in history to be killed by a meteorite

A man in Indian has become the first person to be killed by a meteorite. The meteorite fell into a campus of the Bharathidasan Engineering College.  in the state of Tamil Nadu at about 12:30pm on Saturday killing a bus driver named, Karmaraj. It left a four feet deep crater after causing a powerful explosion…