Meghan Markle says British friends warned her not to marry Prince Harry



The Duchess of Sussex has described the past year as a member of the royal family as ‘hard’ and said her British friends warned her not to marry Harry.

Minimum Wage: Negotiations Ongoing For Workers On Salaries Grade Level 7 And Above

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, has explained the process of the government’s implementation of the new N30,000 minimum wage.

Woman who paid to look like Angelina Jolie is arrested for ‘moral corruption’

Sahar Tabar came under the spotlight last year when she first revealed her ‘new look’ (Picture: Sahar Tabar/Instagram)

A woman who has had several rounds of cosmetic surgery to try and look like Angelina Jolie has been arrested.

Jennifer Arcuri refuses to say if she had an affair with Boris Johnson



Jennifer Arcuri has repeatedly refused to answer when asked if she had an affair with Boris Johnson.

Big Ben’s spire to be unveiled for first time since restoration began

The spire of Big Ben is set to be revealed from beneath its scaffolding in a ‘key moment’ in the tower’s renovation.

World’s longest Down’s syndrome marriage stronger than ever after 27 years

Gareth and Deana are showered in confetti on their big day back in 1992 (Picture: Metro.co.uk)
The world’s first couple with Down’s syndrome to get married are still inseparable 27 years later.

Billy Connolly can no longer sleep with his wife of 30 years amid Parkinson’s battle

Legendary comedian Billy Connolly has revealed he’s no longer able to share a bed with his wife due to his Parkinson’s.

VIDEO: ‘Pick-up artists’ tell men how to lure women home for sex by secretly filming them

The shocking world of ‘pick-up artists’ is exposed in Panorama: Secrets of the Seduction Bootcamp (Picture: Police Scotland/BBC)


A new BBC documentary takes you inside the horrific world of ‘pick-up artists’ – men who secretly film themselves harassing women on the streets, luring them back to their flats and eventually having sex with them.

Toddler, 1, receives death threats from racists over Lidl advert

Fiona Ryan, 33, her fiancé Jonathan Mathis, 32, and their son, 1, were hit with racist abuse after appearing in a Lidl advert (Picture: Lidl)

A mixed-race couple who appeared in a Lidl advert have fled Ireland after a death threat was made against them and their one-year-old child.

Robin van Persie criticises Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after Manchester United’s defeat to Newcastle

Robin van Persie has questioned whether Ole Gunnar Solskjaer can motivate his Manchester United players (Optus Sport)

Robin van Persie has criticised Ole Gunnar Solskjaer in the wake of Manchester United’s defeat to Newcastle United and has questioned whether the 46-year-old knows how to improve the confidence of his players.

Baby dies in prison after ‘mother gave birth alone in cell’

The baby died at HMP Bronzefield, in Middlesex (Picture: Rex)

A baby has died in Britain’s biggest female prison after its mother allegedly gave birth alone in her cell.

Girl raped by more than 500 men from age of 11 over seven-year period

Jennifer was raped by up to 10 men every night when she was abused – stock image (Picture: Getty)

A woman has spoken for the first time about how she was raped repeatedly and how she was let down by police.

Mercy Eke Makes History, Emerges First Female to Win Big Brother Naija

History was made Sunday night as Mercy Eke, a video vixen, emerged winner of the Big Brother Naija season 4 after a very emotional and enduring 99 days in the Big Brother Naija House. Amidst screams and shouts,  Mercy was unveiled the winner at a fevered pitch grand finale show that had five contestants vying for the ultimate prize worth N60 million.

Moment murdered black man’s brother hugs the white cop who killed him



The white police officer convicted of shooting dead her unarmed black neighbour was hugged by both the judge and her victim’s brother as she was jailed for 10 years.

Five dead after police worker goes on rampage stabbing colleagues

At least four officers have been killed in a knife attack inside the central Paris police headquarters, an official said.

Uni students laugh and high five after ‘raping woman in nightclub’

Students Ferdinando Orlando and Lorenzo Costanzo are accused of raping the young woman in a room near the toilets (Picture: Tony Palmer)

Two university students were seen high-fiving after raping a drunk young woman in a nightclub maintenance room, a court has heard. Ferdinando Orlando, 25, and Lorenzo Costanzo, 26, were caught laughing and making sexual gestures on CCTV, after leading her out of the room near the toilets, a jury was told.

Angelina Jolie fears she will be ‘harmed’ as she reveals she doesn’t feel safe

Angelina Jolie has opened up about ‘feeling unsafe’ (Picture: FilmMagic)

Angelina Jolie has had a tough few years, following her split from ex-husband Brad Pitt.

Reverend tried to con pensioner out of £5,000 before holding her funeral

Reverend Edward Andrew Morris held the pensioner’s funeral shortly after trying to con her out of thousands (Picture: BPM Media)

A reverend who tried to con a 96-year-old woman out of £5,000 conducted her funeral just a month later. Mavis Pennack trusted Reverend Edward Andrew Morris, 62, so much she included him in her will.

Matt Damon was offered Avatar role and could have been $250 million richer for it


Matt Damon has revealed that James Cameron offered him the lead role in Avatar, and his life could have been very different if he said yes.

Doctor who’s lived in UK since she was 14 ordered to leave by British government

Dr Chiang was ordered out of the UK and told she faced a prison sentence if she failed to comply (Picture: PA)


A young doctor was ordered to leave the UK because her bank account went below £945 in the 90 days before she applied for a new working visa.

EXCLUSIVE: Nigerian Army declares 22 soldiers wanted for ‘running’ from Boko Haram (FULL LIST)

The Nigerian Army has accused one major and 21 soldiers of fleeing from the scene of a Boko Haram attack and subsequently declared them wanted, military sources said.

Buhari arrives South Africa

Buhari arrives South Africa. [PHOTO CREDIT: Presidency Twitter Handle]
President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday arrived in Pretoria, South Africa, for a state visit and 9th meeting of the Bi-National Commission.

Lawan calls for arrest, prosecution of illegal miners in Nigeria

The Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, has urged for the arrest and prosecution of foreigners or anyone engaged in the illegal mining of the country’s mineral resources.

Danjuma retires as May & Baker Chair; wife appointed

May & Baker Nigeria Plc on Wednesday announced the retirement of Theophilus Danjuma as a director and the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the company.

Niger President, others praise Jonathan as good example for African democracy

African leaders led by President of Niger and Chairman of ECOWAS Heads of State and Government, Mahamadou Issoufou, and former Liberian President, Amos Sawyer, on Wednesday paid tribute to former President Goodluck Jonathan for leaving office voluntarily and masterminding peaceful power transition, describing it as an exemplary show of leadership that should motivate those in power.

Minimum wage: Nigerian workers threaten strike from October 16

From Left: Sunday Salako, 1st deputy president TUC, Musa Lawal, Secretary General TUC, Ayuba Wabba, NLC
Organised labour on Wednesday threatened to embark on a nationwide strike from October 16, if the federal government fails to reconvene the meeting of the committee negotiating the consequential adjustment on the new minimum wage.

Navy begins enlistment for Direct Service

Nigerian Navy[PHOTO CREDIT: www.navy.mil.ng
The Nigerian Navy has commenced the enlistment of graduates and HND holders into the Direct Short Service Commission.

World Bank appoints new Country Director for Nigeria

The World Bank has appointed Shubham Chaudhuri as the new Country Director for Nigeria, succeeding Rachid Benmessaoud who completed his term recently.

Nigerian Air Force gets first ever female Air Warrant Officer

The Chief of the Air Staff (CAS), Sadique Abubakar, an air marshal, has approved the promotion of Master Warrant Officer (MWO), Grace Garba, to the exalted rank of Air Warrant Officer (AWO).

Alleged rape: Submit yourself to court for justice sake, Dakolo tells Pastor Fatoyinbo

Busola Dakolo, wife of Nigeria’s inspirational singer Timi Dakolo has urged the FCT High Court in Abuja to discountenance Preliminary Objection filed against her case by Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo, Founder and Senior Pastor, Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA).

Hurricane Lorenzo forecast to smash British Isles with ferocious storm surges

A fishing boat battles against the elements as Hurricane Lorenzo rages (Picture: AP)


The weather system which produced the strongest hurricane ever recorded in the far east Atlantic is heading towards the UK.

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