A mom was left confused and panicking when she got a notification from Amazon that her order – a £350 (N154,530) three-piece sofa was about to be delivered. She didn’t make the order, her baby accidentally did.
Mother-of-two Isabella McNeil was surfing Amazon App for a new couch and browsed through options on her phone when her two-year-old, Rayna, said:
“Mama, phone. Mama, phone.”
Mirror reports that Isabella handed it over and thought nothing more of it until a few days later when she received a notification informing her that her sofa was on its way.
Shocked, the mum first thought she had bought the furniture in her sleep before remembering she had given her eldest daughter the phone and access to the open Amazon app.
The toddler had unwittingly pressed the 1-click buy it now button and just like that, a new three-piece tufted grey sofa was theirs, as reported by NBC San Diego.
Panicking, Isabella quickly began trying to figure out how to cancel the order – but it was too late.
In true scarily-efficient Amazon style, the sofa turned up on her doorstep packed in a big cardboard box.
As little Rayna inspected her first big purchase, her mum was learning that there were fees for both restocking the piece of furniture and shipping it back to Amazon, which amounted to just under £150.
Reluctant to cough up the huge sum, Isabella went online to try and resell the couch at a smaller loss.
Her listing read:
“Brand new in box. Ordered it by mistake, my toddler actually did…darn buy with 1 click on Amazon. Anyway, it’s more of a hassle to ship back, so I’ll take a loss.“
Abia: Church of Satan destroyed, founder reportedly arrested
The Church of Satan in Ohafia, Abia state has been destroyed by the youths in the community and her chief apostle and founder has been arrested and taken away by the federal authority.
The Assemblies of light Bearer Greater Church of Lucifer, popularly known as Church of Satan in Ohafia founded by Mr Ifekwe Udo has been knocked down and vandalized by the youths of the community for the evil it has initiated.
People of Ohafia knew his evil practices but nobody could confront him because of his connections.
He claims to have the power Satan has. He is known to use voodoo power on his Members.
It was a thing of joy and happiness for the people of Ohafia around the world as the founder of the named church above was arrested by federal authority.
Ifekwe Udo, also known as Lucifer or Fada-Fada has a question mark regarding his Ohafia nativity.
He became popular in the past quarter of the decade for his visible effort in providing employment opportunities for the jobless youths of the community.
He gave the jobless youth motorcycles on hire purchase.
Kenyan suspends all school activities till January 2021
Kenya has declared that its schools will no longer reopen this year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Guardian UK, reports.
Furthermore, the country said its primary and secondary pupils would return to class in January 2021.
The Kenyan school year runs from January to November when it climaxes with end-of-term exams.
Education Minister, George Magoha, said in a statement on Tuesday that the curve of COVID-19 infections was expected to flatten only by December 2020.
He said as a result of these examinations for primary and secondary school have been cancelled
“The 2020 school calendar year will be considered lost due to COVID-19 restrictions.”
Schools in Kenya were closed on March 15 when it had only three confirmed cases of COVID-19.
Police Act: Senate okays four-year single tenure for IGP
The Senate, on Tuesday, passed a bill which amended the Police Act and prescribed among others, a four-year single tenure for the office of the Inspector-General of Police.
The proposed legislation is titled, “Police Act CAP P19 LFN 2004 (Repeal and Re-enactment) Bill, 2020”
The bill states that the tenure was introduced to give stability to the office of the Inspector-General of Police.
It also states that the appointment and removal from office of the Police boss would henceforth be based on the advice of the Police Council.
The legislative action followed the consideration of the report of the Senate Committee on Police Affairs.
The report read by the panel Chairman, Senator Haliru Jika recommended that the inspector-General of Police should adhere to policing plans.
It read, “The national policing plan should be made with inputs from the Police Force Headquarters and all the various Police formations nationwide before the end of each financial year.
” It should set priorities, objectives, cost implications, and expected outcomes of Policing for the next succeeding financial year in order to change budgeting from a top-down approach to a bottom-up approach,” it said.
It also recommended that the Police should “abide and enforce certain constitutional provisions, particularly fundamental rights of persons in Police custody under chapter 4 of the l999 constitution (as amended) and other international instruments on Human rights to which Nigeria is a signatory.”
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