JANUARY 14, 2018 NIGERIA STOCK EXCHANGE (Market Closed) SUMMARY:All Share 42,898.90Index Deals 11,385.00Volume 1,394,800,635.00Value 14,236,751,841.43Market Cap 15,368,476,087,631.23TOP GAINERSNESTLE 1450.46 (1490)MOBIL 181 (190)GUINESS 105.21 (108.99)WAPCO 54.6 (56.9)STANBIC 42.8 (44.94)TOP LOSERSINTBREW 62 (60)ZENITHBANK 33.01 (31.26)FLOURMILL 33 (31.35)NB 152.68 (151.05)JBERGER 29.4 (28.22)Buying:USD 304.8GBP 410.4132 EURO 364.175SWISS FRANC 311.3381 YEN 2.7309 Selling:USD 305.8GBP 411.7597EURO 365.3698SWISS FRANC 312.3596YEN 2.7399CNBC COMMODITY PRICES (USD)Crude Oil (Bonny light) $68.65Natural Gas 3.111 (0.027)Gold 1330.60 (8.10) Silver 17.125 (0.159)Copper 3.2255 (-0.0075)Wheat 435.00 (1.75)Coffee 122.00 (-0.80)Cotton 81.89 (-0.76)Cocoa 1911.00 (-17.00) 
Tuesday , January 16 2018


ODD: This adorable Police dog got fired for being too friendly

This is Gavel, a one-year-old German shepherd that was just too damn friendly for a police work. Instead of catching crooks and sniffing out explosives, Gavel prefers getting belly tickles and cuddles from strangers, according to BBC. The problem is, Gavel is too sociable. He loves meeting strangers, and would much rather play with someone than help arrest them. His handlers at the ... Read More »

ODD NEWS: Man bites off wife’s nose, remanded

Tomisin Orogbogbo A Tinubu Chief Magistrates’ Court on Friday, ordered that a 34-year-old man be remanded in Ikoyi prison for allegedly assaulting his wife, Bukola and biting off  the tip of her nose. Bisi Adebiosu, who resides at No. 34 Verimacqueen Str., Lagos Island, is facing a two-count charge of domestic violence and assault occasioning harm. The prosecutor, Insp Nurudeen Thomas, ... Read More »

ODD NEWS: Security agents arrest suspected ritual killers in Osun

A team of policemen and operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, have discovered a hideout suspected to be a den of ritual killers at Bolurunduro area of Ilesa in Osun State. Our correspondent learnt that heavily armed security agents, acting on a tip off, stormed the den just before noon on Fridayand arrested some suspects including a herbalist. Also ... Read More »

Engineer Ejected By Landlady Emerges N20 Million Lottery Winner

Sidney Osahon, 35, Engineer from Edo, who won the ‘Give ‘n’ Take N20 million’ National Jackpot Bonanza said, his landlady almost ejected his family hours before he won the lottery. Mr. Osahon, who disclosed this at a news briefing organised by Give `n` Take National Lottery in Abuja, said he was threatened by his landlady on his way to claim ... Read More »

Father, brother held for incest

A father, Segun Durojaiye, and his brother, Emmanuel, were yesterday charged with incest at a Yaba Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos. Segun and Emmanuel were arraigned for allegedly defiling Segun’s 16-year-old daughter for four years. The 52-year-old father, who resides at Baba-Benja Street, and 44 year-old Emmanuel, of 10, Durojaiye Street, in Oreyo, Ikorodu, Lagos, are facing a charge of defilement. The ... Read More »

ODD NEWS: Cremated Man Returns Home After 7 Months

A Thai family received the shock of their lives this month when the man they had cremated 7 months before casually waked through the front door as if nothing had happened. Sakorn Sacheewa, a 44-year-old man from Thailand’s Si Ka Ket province, returned home after two years working on a fishing boat, in a different part of the country. He ... Read More »

Lagos Police Arrest Badoo Cult Leader, Herbalist 

…Demolish Shrine In Imosan Village The Lagos State Police Command on Tuesday made a major breakthrough in the fight against the menace of Badoo cult with the arrest of the group’s herbalist, Fatai Adebayo alias Alese. The notorious activities of the dreaded cult group prevalent in Ikorodu and Epe axis of the State had sent many of the victims to ... Read More »