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Cossy Orjiakor wants to get married this year


In the past one week, there have been some really hot stories that quickly went viral and became the trending stories this week; from the family that showed their swag with a unique photograph, to th woman who gave birth to twin babies who were born one year apart.

There was also the story of a Nigerian man who left his thriving car rental business to engage in drug trafficking and was caught and sentenced to death in Malaysia.

And finally, Nollywood actress, Cossy Orjikor took to her Instagram to announce she would gt married this year.

In case you missed them, here we go!

1. "Photo Speak: You have to love this family"

The unique family

Photo Credit: Instagram

In our photo speak today, Pulse.ng brings you a picture of a family that decided to show their swag in a very lovely and unique way.

In the photo they posted on social media, the father wore a T-Shirt with the caption: 'She's My Queen', while the wife's T-Shirt had the words: 'He's My King.'

Their son had on a T-Shirt with the caption: 'I'm Their Prince' and the young daughter wore hers with the caption: 'I'm Their Princess'.

Don't you just love this family?

2. "In USA: Woman gives birth to twins who are one year apart"

Maribel Valencia and her miracle twin babies

Photo Credit: Forbes

Maribel Valencia, 22 gave birth to Jaelyn Valenica at 11.59pm on New Year’s Eve, and gave birth to her twin brother, Luis Valencia Jr, two minutes later, which means he arrived on New Year’s Day.

Jaelyn was the last baby born in San Diego County in 2015 and her brother the first baby born in the county in 2016.

The births occurred at the San Diego Kaiser Permanente Zion Medical Center, according to ABC News. The Hospital spokeswoman, Jennifer Dailard said that Jaelyn weighed 4 pounds, 15 ounces and her brother Luis weighed 5 pounds, 9 ounces. Both infants, who had not been expected to arrive until later this month, and their mother were reported to be doing well.

“It’s very unusual and it’s very special, I haven’t seen it in all my 34 years of nursing,” nurse Lynnette Coetzee told KNSD.

3. "Bad Egg: Another Nigerian sentenced to death for drug trafficking in Malaysia"

Alexis Zogbelemow is now on death row

Photo Creit: Malay Online

The dream of 36-year-old Nigerian, Alexis Zogbelemow, to make fast money through drug trafficking, has been truncated as a Shah Alam High Court in Malaysia, has sentenced him to death, reports Malay News.

Zogbelemow ran a successful rental car business in Nigeria before he went on the trip of no return and was unlucky to be caught at the main arrival hall of Kuala Lumpur International Airport, Sepang, on February 28, 2012, with 824.1 grammes of Methamphetamine.

4. "Lord Have Mercy: Parents of Bauchi conjoined twins cries for assistance"

The conjoined twins

Photo Credit: Instagram

What would have been a joyous moment for the family of Adama Sani of Tondo village in Miya, Ganjuwa Local Government Area of Bauchi State, after she gave birth to a set of conjoined twins.

According to the person who shared the photos on social media, Aminu Bombiyo, th Siamese twin, the first seen in that area, was delivered at home before being brought to the  Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital and that the family who are of th poor nomadic Fulani stock, is in dire need of financial assistance for the surgery required to separate the babies.

See photos of the twins and their mother in Pulse Gallery.

5. "Cossy Ojiakor: Drama Queen set to wed this year"

Cossy Orjiakor wants to get married this year

Photo Credit: Instagram

Many people have been wondering what is happening with 'Booby' blessed Nollywood actress and sometime singer, Cossy Orjiakor, as she was unusually silent as the year 2015 rounded up.

Aunty Cossy, as many would want to call her, surely has something up her sleeves as she took to her Instagram account to annouce that she is getting married this year as part of her New Year resolution.

This is what she wrote:

"Hello 2016...I started this year with work... Helping out... Almost like charity.... That's when I know It's gonna be a good year.... This year I will finally become Mrs Cossy Ojiakor......... Fill in the blank space hahhahhaha"

We wish to congratulate her in advance. Watch Pulse TV video for more on actress.

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