The Advocacy for Alleged Witches (AfAW) condemns the torture, ill-treatment of animals in the name of witchcraft across Nigeria and beyond. As in the case of humans
For months now, monkeys from the Lekki Conservation Centre (LCC) have become a menace for residents of Lekki community on Lagos Island.
25 May 2020
An inquiry into Australia's recent bushfires that scorched an area larger than most nations and displaced thousands opened Monday, with a stark warning that such disasters would become longer and more frequent.
21 Apr 2020
Betsy Ross from California has earned the praises and admiration of many for hatching a cracked duck egg she found in the park by carrying it in her bra for over a month. The California woman who is an independent contractor from Visalia incubated the egg in her bra for 35 days. She reportedly was walking…
11 Apr 2020
A vet has issued an urgent warning to pet owners as researchers look into the link between domestic animals and coronavirus. Dr. Anne Fawcett, from the University of Sydney's School of Veterinary Science, advised against strangers patting pets after two cats and two dogs tested positive for COVID-19. 'Out of an abundance of caution, don't…
9 Jan 2020
Coyotes attacked a five-year-old boy and a man in Chicago in two separate incidents on the same day, police said Thursday, leaving the younger victim hospitalized and residents on high alert
5 Sep 2019
Armed gunmen suspected to be herdsmen yesterday morning killed two persons and rustled 120 cattle and 100 sheep at Vatt village in Foron District of Barkin Ladi Local Council of Plateau State.
8 Aug 2019
In honor of International Cat Day, here are 10 weird things you might not have known about your feline friends. 1. Due to a genetic deficiency,cats don’t have the proper taste buds to detect sweetness. 2. The frequency of a domestic cat’s purr is between 25 and 150 hertz, which is the best frequency for…
26 May 2019
Proofs Bible Is Inspired cont’ • Claims of the Bible itself. Over 3,800 times, Bible writers claim God spoke what they wrote. The Bible itself claims to be the Word of God • Secular history. Many pagan, as well as Jewish and Christian writers confirm the facts of the Bible, quoting it as being genuine,…
21 Mar 2019
Scientists have categorically proven that the drive to produce more food to meet the growing world demand is a major factor contributing to a warmer atmosphere around the globe. Specifically, land clearing, charcoal production, cattle breeding/rearing, aquaculture, livestock production and application of agro-chemicals are, to a very large extent, responsible for hotter climate and environmental…
17 Feb 2019
The Fulani community in parts of Kajuru Local Government Area, Kaduna State, have abandoned the area after an attack on Feb. 11, which left 66 of them, mostly women and children dead. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that what remained of the Rugar Fulani community were burnt houses, animals, motorcycles, kitchen utensils, as…
8 Dec 2018
The Zamfara State government has directed animal sellers to take pictures with their animals to confirm that they are the real owners. According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), the Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Alhaji Bello Dankande, who issued the directive yesterday in Gusau during a meeting with animal dealers and…