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PHOTOS: Mom-of-two arrested in Yakurr, Cross River for beheading her 11-month-old son for “disturbing” her

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A mother-of-two, identified as Mrs. Blessing Eno, has been arrested by the police in Cross River State for allegedly beheadding her 11-month-old son in the Yonen community of Ugep, Yakurr LGA of the state. The unfortunate incident occurred on Tuesday, November 29. Vanguard reports that the suspect, who may be suffering from Schizophrenia (Mental Disorder), took out a matchet and cut  off the head of the baby, claiming that the child was disturbing her and a spirit instructed her to slaughter the boy. R ead also :  Serious Panic As Cult Groups Stormed University Of Cross River State, Exchange Serious Gun Fire (WATCH VIDEO) It was gathered that it was her eight-year-old son who stumbled on the gory sight of his headless brother and a blood drenched mother who raised the alarm that attracted neighbours to the scene of the crime. See photos below     However,  the timely intervention of the police, who immidiately took the lady into protective custody, before ferrying her out of U

PHOTOS: Jonathan visits flood victims in Bayelsa, calls for urgent action

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Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday visited victims of flooding in some communities in Bayelsa state. Jonathan paid a visit to Otuoke, his hometown in Bayelsa, and some other communities in the state. In a caption accompanying the photos he shared on Facebook, he sympathised with the victims and called for urgent action and collaboration by all stakeholders to tackle the flood crisis currently plaguing the nation. “I sympathize with the victims of this year’s flood across many states of the federation who have lost loved ones and properties worth millions. The worsening humanitarian crisis in the affected states calls for urgent action and collaboration by all stakeholders”, he wrote. Advertisement “I am touched by the dire situation in some of the affected states, especially my home State Bayelsa where almost all the local government areas are submerged in water and the East-West Road section leading to the State has become impassable, creating scarcity of food and essentia