Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Bomb Scare In Adamawa As Police Arrest Boko Haram Suspect

There was a bomb scare close to the residence  of the State Governor Sen. Mohammed Jibrilla. Security personnel  had to cordon off the road leading to the Jimeta Zoo when some suspected Boko Haram Islamic insurgents gave a large polythene bag to a seven- year old primary 5 pupil of Gwadabawa primary school named Hassan, the suspected bomb to take  to the other children who were having fun at the zoo.

Kidnappers, ritualists’ den found near Ondo Assembly complex

A two-storeyed building suspected to be a hideout of kidnappers and ritual killers was on Monday discovered in Alagbaka, Akure, the Ondo State capital. The uncompleted building is located a few metres away from the Ondo State House of Assembly complex.
It was said to be owned by an unidentified retired civil servant, Okenwa Orji's Dairy reports. The den was discovered by the residents of the area who claimed that some men were always inside the building performing secret activities on a daily basis.

Imagine!!!! ‘FG seeks $5bn loan from World Bank to improve electricity’

The Federal Government is seeking a loan of $5 billion from the World Bank Group to boost power availability in Nigeria.
The World Bank had in April stated that a delegation from Nigeria was in Washington DC to discuss assistance for the nation’s power sector, but did not disclose the details of the talks.

Yes Infections Lead To Mental Illness

A new study published in Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica gives even more reason to support immunity and help the body ward off infections.
In this new study, researchers showed that even non-severe infections — those that don’t require hospitalization such as fungal or parasite infections — may increase the risks of schizophrenia and depression.

Check Your Blood Pressure Regularly - Experts

What is high blood pressure?
Blood pressure is a pressure within the heart which supplies blood to other parts of the body. But when there is so much pressure on the heart , it is like an engine pumping water to a garden, and if there is a blockage in any part of the pipe , that is the blood vessel in the heart, the machine will be working under higher pressure,  that is how it is with the human heart.

Vomitting blood?? Read This

    Vomiting blood is also called “Hematemesis” which is the medical term for vomiting significant amounts of blood. The blood may be bright red or black or dark brown (coffee ground colour). Hematemesis is a serious condition as it causes blood loss which may lead to shock hence it is a medical emergency and requires urgent immediate hospitalization.
Causes of hematemesis

Easy ways to ease period pains

While it helps to improve one's lifestyle during the monthly cycle, these seemingly 'simple' ways help to ease the pain.
Some ladies have painful pains during their time of the month  (Health)
Period pains/menstrual cramps are caused by contractions in the uterus which happens at least every month when a lady observes her periodic flow. What happens during each menstrual period is if there is no sperm to fertilize eggs the uterus contracts to expel its lining hence the blood flow (menses) that is experienced.

World Cup corruption claims: Leaked FIFA report details to be published

Previously unseen details from Michael Garcia’s 403-page report into allegations of corruption behind the bidding process for FIFA’s 2018 and 2022 World Cups will be published Tuesday. The report, which was authored by former independent ethics investigator Garcia on behalf of FIFA, courted controversy when a severely abridged version was released in 2014. Garca quit after FIFA diluted his full report into a 42-page “legally appropriate version” that subsequently cleared Qatar of any corruption charges.

Vidal carpets Ronaldo, says he doesn't exist

Ahead of the FIFA Confederations Cup semifinal clash between Chile and Portugal, Bayern Munich midfielder, Arturo Vidal says he doesn’t reckon with ‘smart ass’ Cristiano Ronaldo and expects to play Germany in the Sunday.

Why I didn’t operate in Yoruba states –Evans

Suspected billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike aka Evans, yesterday told New Telegraph reasons why he did not operate in South-West states apart from Lagos.
This was even the police yesterday said the suspect would soon be charged to court on charges of alleged murder, kidnapping and armed robbery.

Shocking: Parent Confirms Five Years Old Daughter Pregnant In Plateau State

Parent Confirms Five Years Old Daughter Pregnant In Plateau State – A five years old girl in what can only be described as incredible has been confirmed pregnant in a remote village of Kanke local government area, Plateau State. Wonders shall never end, what we should no is that the world is at the end time.

Syria is planning another chemical attack, US says

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad may be preparing a chemical weapons attack that would result in the "mass murder" of civilians, the White House said Monday, warning the regime would pay a "heavy price" if it goes ahead.

DCLM Daily Manna June 27, 2017 by Pastor Kumuyi – Appreciating God

Topic: Appreciating God [Tuesday June 27, 2017]
Text: Leviticus 23:9-22
Key Verse: "Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When ye be come into the land which I give unto you, and shall reap the harvest thereof, then ye shall bring a sheaf of the firstfruits of your harvest unto the priest" (Leviticus 23:10).

Our Daily Bread Devotional, June 27, 2017 - Five-Finger Prayers

Topic: Five-Finger Prayers [Tuesday June 27, 2017]
Read: James 5:13–18 , Bible in a Year: Job 8–10; Acts 8:26–40
Pray for each other. James 5:16
Prayer is a conversation with God, not a formula. Yet sometimes we might need to use a “method” to freshen up our prayer time. We can pray the Psalms or other Scriptures (such as The Lord’s Prayer), or use the ACTS method (Adoration, Confession, Thanksgiving, and Supplication). I recently came across this “Five-Finger Prayer” to use as a guide when praying for others:

Billy Graham’s daily devotional June 27, 2017 - Who Am I?

Topic: Who Am I? [Tuesday June 27, 2017]
What a glorious Lord! He who daily bears our burdens also gives us our salvation. — Psalm 68:19 (TLB)

Kenneth Copeland’s daily devotional June 27, 2017 - God's Medicine

Topic: God's Medicine [Tuesday June 27, 2017]
The words that I speak unto you, they are spirit, and they are life. - John 6:63
We’ve seen some tremendous medical breakthroughs in our generation. We’ve seen “miracle drugs” developed that can conquer many kinds of sickness and disease.

Andrew Wommack’s daily devotional June 27, 2017 - Hearing God's Voice

Topic: Hearing God's Voice [Tuesday June 27, 2017]
John 10:2-3 "But he that entereth in by the door is the shepherd of the sheep. To him the porter openeth; and the sheep hear his voice: and he calleth his own sheep by name, and leadeth them out."

John 10:1-21

Dunamis’ Daily Devotional June 27, 2017 by Pastor Paul Enenche - The Truth About Your Healing

Topic: The Truth About Your Healing [Tuesday June 27, 2017]
Scripture: But he was wounded for our transgressions; he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed.
Isaiah 53:4-5.

TREM’s Daily Devotional Tuesday 27 June 2017 by Dr. Mike Okonkwo

Topic: Keep It In View [June 27, 2017]
      “And the LORD answered me, and said, Write the vision, and make it plain upon tables, that he may run that readeth it.” - Habakkuk 2:2 (KJV)
Gradually, the first half of the year is rolling away and we are entering into the second half. Let me ask you, child of God, the things you asked God for at the beginning of the year, can you still remember them?

Open Heavens 27 June 2017: Tuesday daily devotional by Pastor E. A. Adeboye – Under Authority?

Topic: Under Authority? [Tuesday 27, June 2017]
Memorise: Let every soul be subject unto the higher powers. For there is no power but of God: the powers that be are ordained of God. – Romans 13:1
Read: Acts 8:12-17 (KJV)

Monday, June 26, 2017

Seven wonders of ginger root

The Zingiberaceae botanical family to which ginger belongs includes three spices: turmeric, cardamom and ginger. From ancient India and China to Greece and Rome, the root of ginger has been revered as a culinary and medicinal spice. It is among the healthiest (and most delicious) spices on the planet.

Dangers of Excessive Alcohol in Men

There is usually a bad side to everything or habit that gives you pleasure of false satisfaction.
The habit of   drinking  alcohol, starting with a few occasional sips, to drinking alone, and gulping it publicly in excess is what actually makes you lose control and end up in alcoholism. It becomes a habit, usually ending in disgraceful moments when you drink yourself to stupor.

8 Anti-Inflammatory Foods To Beat Disease

In recent years, scientific research has revealed that it’s much more than an ache, pain or arthritic condition. It’s now recognized that every single disease begins with chronic inflammation in our cells.
Inflammation is a natural function of the immune system but due to modern lifestyle stressors, we all face the likelihood of an increased inflammatory response. While we can’t see it, our immune system is constantly working to keep the level of inflammation in our cells at bay.

Matic's weekly pay at Manchester United revealed, set for medicals

Chelsea’s Nemanja Matic​ will earn around £155,000 a week​ at Manchester United. José Mourinho ​has agreed to bring the player for around £40m and hopes to complete the transfer this week.
      The 28-year-old is expected to take a medical in the coming days, though the death of Mourinho’s father, Félix, on Sunday may slow the deal​, The Guardian reports.

Trump slams Obama, demands ‘apology’ over Russia probe

US President Donald Trump on Monday demanded an apology over the Russia investigation rocking his presidency, as he kept up a days-long attack on Barack Obama for his handling of intelligence about election meddling by Moscow.

Jonathan Was A Weak President, His Wife Patience Would Have Been A Better President – Nnamdi Kanu!

Founder of Radio Biafra and leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu has slammed immediate past President Goodluck Jonathan as the real cause of Nigeria’s problems.

Travel ban ruling ‘victory for national security’ – Trump

Donald Trump hailed Monday’s Supreme Court ruling which partially reinstates the US president’s travel ban targeting citizens from six mainly Muslim countries as a victory for national security.

Critically Deformed Baby Girl Born With 4 Arms, 4 Legs And 2 Torsos - Photos

Photos of A baby girl captured inside the hospital who was born in India with four arms, two torsos and four legs have gone viral on social media.
The severely deformed baby lying on a bed hooked up to machine died shortly after her birth on Friday. The baby was rushed to an intensive care unit after her condition started deteriorating.
The medical practitioner, Dr Mukesh Kumar, who helped with the delivery, said the child couldn’t be saved because it was not fully developed.

Why getting Nigerian passport is difficult

The Director-General of Bureau of Public Service Reforms, Dr Joe Abah, has attributed the present scarcity of the Nigerian passports to the increase exchange rate of the dollar.
      Abah made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Monday in Abuja, He noted the dollar which was formerly exchanging between N150 to N160 was now N300 and above.
Abah added that the passport was not produced in Nigeria as only three companies in the world had the capacity and techniques to produce an international travel passport. “The reason for the scarcity is because since it’s not produced in the country, Nigeria had a contract with the foreign firm to do most of the production. "And at the time the contract was signed, 100 dollars was worth N15,000 which is the cost of the Nigerian passport of 32 pages, the 64 pages costs N20, 000.

Trump shows true colour to Muslims, shuns iftar dinner

Breaking with tradition, the White House under President Donald Trump did not host an iftar dinner, the meal Muslims eat to break their daily fast during Ramadan. The dinner, which has been often attended by prominent members of the U.S. Muslim community, began in 1996 during former President Bill Clinton’s White House tenure and continued through the subsequent Bush and Obama administrations.

GOSH!!! Six dead after tourist boat sinks in Colombia

A rescue operation is underway in Colombia after a tourist boat with about 150 people on board sank in a reservoir near Medellin.
“So far we have three people deceased” and “approximately 30 missing,” police commander Jorge Hernando Nieto said on Sunday. Nieto told Blu Radio that authorities are still in the process of identifying the victims.

OMG!!! Two Surgeon collapsed after 32 hours of intensive brain surgery

Chinese social media is celebrating a group of doctors in Fuzhou, Fujian Province that were photographed exhausted on the operating room floor after finishing a 32-hour brain procedure.
The viral photos show the spent doctors lying on the floor at Fujian Medical University Union Hospital on Sunday, Global time reports.

LOL - Evans’ father wants him taken to TB Joshua for deliverance

Father of suspected kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeje George Onwuamadike, also known as Evans, said his son should be taken to the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) for deliverance.
Mr Stephen Onwuamadike, (Evans’ father) made the appeal in an interview with Channels Television at his hometown in Anambra State.
      He noted that something was wrong with his son and expressed optimism that he would be delivered if taken to the general overseer of SCOAN, Prophet T.B. Joshua.

Olumba Olumba warns against hate speeches

The Spiritual Leader of the Brotherhood of the Cross and Star, Leader Olumba Olumba Obu, has advised on Nigerians to stop divisive tendencies and utterances. He urged Nigerians to learn to forgive one another and appealed to Muslims to continue to live in peace and love with others.

Sven-Goran Eriksson encourages Wayne Rooney to play in China next season

Former England manager Sven-Goran Ericsson has encouraged Wayne Rooney to move to the Chinese Super League this summer. The 31-year-old, now a peripheral figure at Old Trafford, revealed he had received plenty of offers from other clubs and that he would make a “footballing decision” over the summer.

Woman beats hubby for attending church different from hers

A Zimbabwean Magistrate will continue tomorrow, the trial of a woman, who beat her husband for attending a church different from hers.
Susan Mudzengi, 43, turned her husband, Paul Ndlovu, ten years her senior, into a punching bag on 20 May after the man returned home having attended the African Apostolic Church. She is a facing a charge of domestic violence and public indecency.

Gunmen kill corps member in Yenagoa

Gunmen, suspected to be robbers, have shot dead a 30-year-old corps member and dispossessed him of his money and other valuables in Yenagoa, Bayelsa. The Police Public Relations Officer at the Bayelsa Command, Mr. Asinim Butswat, confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday in Yenagoa.
      Butswat said preliminary investigation showed that the killing was cult-related adding that detailed investigation was ongoing to unravel those behind the dastardly act and apprehend them.
According to the Police, the incident occurred on Saturday evening on Melford Okilo Road, INEC/Kpansia area of Yenagoa metropolis.
The victim, Samuel Collins, was a graduate of Engineering from the University of Benin.
Collins was accosted by the hoodlums at INEC Road junction on his way to the Nigerian Content Development and Management Board’s office on Isaac Boro Expressway, where he was undergoing training.

Our Daily Bread Devotional, June 26, 2017 - Very Good!

Topic: Very Good! [Monday June 26, 2017]
Read: Genesis 1:24–31, Bible in a Year: Job 5–7; Acts 8:1–25
Then God looked over all he had made, and he saw that it was very good! Genesis 1:31 nlt

DCLM Daily Manna June 26, 2017 by Pastor Kumuyi – Riches As Impediment

Topic: Riches As Impediment [Monday June 26, 2017]
Text: Luke 18:18-30
Key Verse: "And when Jesus saw that he was very sorrowful, he said, How hardly shall they that have riches enter into the kingdom of God" (Luke 18:24).

Dunamis’ Daily Devotional June 26, 2017 by Pastor Paul Enenche - The Products of The Anointing

Topic: The Products of The Anointing [Monday June 26, 2017]
Scripture: Then Samuel took the horn of oil, and anointed him in the midst of his brethren: and the Spirit of the Lord came upon David from that day forward. So Samuel rose up, and went to Ramah. 1 Samuel 16:13.
Thought For The Day: The Anointing makes a person standout even in the face of confrontations. The Anointing has been defined as the resident Presence of God on a man’s life.

Kenneth Copeland’s daily devotional June 26, 2017 - Take a Stand Against Strife

Topic: Take a Stand Against Strife [Monday June 26, 2017]
The beginning of strife is as when water first trickles [from a crack in a dam]; therefore stop contention before it becomes worse and quarreling breaks out. - Proverbs 17:14, The Amplified Bible

Billy Graham’s daily devotional June 26, 2017 - Energy Under Control

Topic: Energy Under Control [Monday June 26, 2017]
You are controlled by your new nature if you have the Spirit of God living in you . . . — Romans 8:9 (TLB)

Andrew Wommack’s daily devotional June 26, 2017 - Jesus Found Him

Topic: Jesus Found Him [Monday June 26, 2017]
John 9:35 "Jesus heard that they had cast him out; and when he had found him, he said unto him, Dost thou believe on the Son of God?"
John 9:35

Open Heavens 26 June 2017: Monday daily devotional by Pastor E. A. Adeboye – Born Into Captivity?

Topic: Born Into Captivity? [Monday 26, June 2017]
Memorise: He that committeth sin is of the devil; for the devil sinneth from the beginning. For this purpose the Son of God was manifested, that he might destroy the works of the devil. – 1 John 3:8
Read: Exodus 1:8-12 (KJV)

Joyce Meyer's daily devotional June 26 2017 – Nothing But Christ

Topic: Nothing But Christ [Monday June 26, 2017]
      For I resolved to know nothing (to be acquainted with nothing, to make a display of the knowledge of nothing, and to be conscious of nothing) among you except Jesus Christ (the Messiah) and Him crucified. And I was in (passed into a state of) weakness and fear (dread) and great trembling [after I had come] among you. And my language and my message were not set forth in persuasive (enticing and plausible) words of wisdom, but they were in demonstration of the [Holy] Spirit and power.  1 Corinthians 2:2-4