Single mother of 14 unhappy people hate her

Squeezed into a four-bedroom council house in Guernsey lives a woman branded the UK’s most prolific single mother. Joanne Watson, 40, has 14 children, ranging in age from three to 22 and survives largely on state benefits after the breakdown of her marriage in 2010. Once celebrated in endless articles in the press for her […]

Meet British mother of 16…and she is just 37!

  Britain’s biggest family just got bigger: Mother gives birth to her 16th child and she already wants another The 37-year-old super mum now has nine sons and seven daughters since welcoming little Casper into the world a month ago. Food costs the couple some £250 a week. Each day the family guzzles three loaves […]

Fire guts TheNews, PMNews office

The headquarters of a popular weekly magazine, The News, and an evening tabloid, PMNews was on Wednesday evening gutted by fire. The fire, which started at 6.30pm, however, affected the last floor of the two-storey building on Acme Road, Lagos. It was learnt that the inferno was caused by a power surge.  An employee of the Independent […]

3 killed as container crushes car in Lagos

No fewer than three persons were crushed to death yesterday when a 40-feet containerized vehicle fell on a Mazda car on the Badagry-Seme Expressway. The accident which occurred at about 1.15p.m, was attributed to the bad road which has been a nightmare to commuters and other users of the road. The containerized vehicle with registration number XT 339 AKD […]