Showing posts with label World News. Show all posts
Showing posts with label World News. Show all posts

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

SMH! One Killed, 6 Buildings Razed Over Girlfriend In Delta

Residents of Owheologbo community, Isoko North area of Delta State, were Sunday night, thrown into confusion as one person was reportedly killed and six houses, including a secondary school building, were razed following a row over a girlfriend.

Monday, April 24, 2017

Update On France Poll: 39yrs old Macron to face Ms. Le Pen in final round

A 39-year-old man is about to become president. My fellow Nigerians youths, are we seeing this?
Emmanuel Macron, a Liiberal centrist and radical right leader Marine Le Pen are projected to advance to the final round of the 2017 French presidential election, AFP reports.

Thursday, April 6, 2017

5 Nigerian ladies ‘held as s*x slaves’ by ISIS regain freedom

Five Nigerians were among the 35 women captured by the Islamic state fighters in Sirte, Libya and turned into s*x slaves for several months.
The Nigerians, including two children and 28 Eritreans were recovered by Libyan forces and then made to face another spell of detention in a Misrata prison since last December.

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Brilliant Nigerian Girl Accepted By All 8 Ivy League Schools

Pretty Ifeoma White-Thorpe, a New Jersey high school student, born by Nigerian parents, has done a clean sweep of college applications, racking up acceptances from all eight Ivy League schools.
Following her exceptional performance, she got admitted to Harvard, Yale, Columbia, UPenn, Brown, Cornell, Dartmouth, Princeton and Stanford.

Friday, March 24, 2017

Photo: Man forces former girlfriend to drink acid, told police he suspected she was in a relationship with someone else

A 19-year-old woman was left hospitalized with a burnt throat and face after her former boyfriend forced her to drink acid on Wednesday, March 22, in south Delhi's Sangam Vihar, India.
Having received around 20 per cent burns, the woman, Muskan (not real name), is undergoing treatment in the emergency ward of AIIMS. She is expected to survive even as the doctors are yet to find out the extent of damage to her internal organs.

Thursday, March 23, 2017

16 year old boy ties ex-girlfriend to bed, takes indecent photos of her, gags & burns her with cigarette before raping her for leaving him

A 16 year old boy who can't be named to protect his victim's identity, tied his former girlfriend and mother of his child to a bed and burnt her with a lighter before violently raping the woman while saying 'if i can't have you nobody else will', the Newcastle Crown Court heard on Wednesday.

Ex-police officer arrested 3 years after shooting his pregnant wife to death

A lengthy criminal probe has resulted in the arrest of a former Pennsylvania state officer, Joseph Miller who claims he accidentally shot and killed his pregnant wife.
Miller has now been charged with two counts of involuntary manslaughter in the 2014 shooting to death of his 34-year-old pregnant wife, Joanna. 

Monday, March 20, 2017

"I am here to die for Allah" says attacker shot dead at Paris airport after he attempted to take soldier's gun

A 39-year-old man was shot and killed by soldiers at Orly Airport outside Paris on Friday morning after he attacked a soldier and attempted to steal her rifle.
Paris prosecutor Francois Molins said the attacker identified as Ziyed Ben Belgacem, a French-born national, held a pistol to the soldier's head and used her as a shield. He reportedly yelled that he wanted to "die for Allah and whatever happens, there will be deaths"

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Muslim teenager gets abused and receives death threats after she was filmed twerking in hijab

A Muslim teenager believed to be about 17 years has received death threats after a video emerged of her twerking with a masked man in the middle of a busy Birmingham city centre while passers-by gathered around to watch. In the offending video, the girl can be seen dancing and thrusting her derrière back and forth against the man's crotch while clapping and singing along.

Saturday, March 4, 2017

Eight Iraqi migrants jailed after being found guilty of gang raping a 28-year-old German tourist

Eight Iraqi nationals have been found guilty of gang-raping a German tourist on New Year's Eve, 31st December 2016 and have been sentenced by An Australian court to prison terms of between nine and 13 years. There was also a ninth suspect but his charges were dismissed after he said he had been asleep during the assaults.

Sunday, February 26, 2017

Founder of 'world's cheapest smartphone' firm arrested over fraud allegation

Mohit Goel, the director of Ringing Bells, the Indian firm which claimed to be selling the world’s cheapest smartphone, has been arrested on allegations of fraud.
The Indian Police Service arrested him after one of the phone’s distributors claimed it had not received handsets it had paid for.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Chef sentenced to life in prison after he confessed to delivering the savage blows that killed his heiress girlfriend

Jordan Matthews, 24, a pub chef, has been sentenced to life in prison for the death of his girlfriend, Xixi Bi, who died after being savagely brutalized by him at their flat in Llandaff, Cardiff, UK.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Plane Crashes Into Australian Shopping Mall, Five Dead

Five people have been reported dead after a small plane crashed into a shopping mall in Australia on Monday afternoon. Four of the people killed were United States citizens.
Emergency officials in Melbourne say engine failure brought down the Beechcraft King Air plane, which witnesses said caused a fireball to rise from the DFO Center, near Essendon Airport. Both the mall and airport were closed as officials conducted an investigation.

Sunday, February 19, 2017

Veteran wrestler, Ivan Koloff dies at 74

Veteran wrestler, Ivan Koloff otherwise called The Russian Bear who wrestled to fame for years as a supreme villain, has died. 74-year-old Koloff was a former WWF World Heavyweight champion who had been battling liver cancer.

Friday, February 10, 2017

Mum of slain British backpacker writes scathing letter to Trump

Rosie Ayliffe, the mother of slain British backpacker, Mia Ayliffe-Chung, who was stabbed to death in Queensland in August along with fellow backpacker Tom Jackson, has taken to Twitter to post a scathing letter to U.S President Donald Trump after the White House this week listed her death among 78 terrorist related deaths under-reported by the mainstream media.

Sunday, January 29, 2017

Indonesia-based Nigerian man who was shot dead by policeman in Owerri two days to his wedding, has been laid to rest (photos)

Jakarta, Indonesia-based Nigerian businessman, who was shot dead by a Police Inspector two days to his wedding was laid to rest on Jan. 28th, in his hometown, Egbuoma, in Oguta L.G.A of Imo state. 

Friday Nduka Azuka a.k.a Etoo, 29, was killed by Michael Edem in front of his wife-to-be and younger brother on December 22, 2016, at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Mega filling station located along Owerri road, after a fight with one of the pump attendants who he had accused of allegedly stealing his phone from his car dashboard. More photos after the cut...

Trump signs executive order to keep out people from Syria, Iran and 5 other countries from entering the US

On Friday January 27, 2017, President Donald Trump signed an executive order that indefinitely suspends admissions for Syrian refugees and limits the flow of other refugees into the United States by instituting "extreme vetting" of immigrants.

Saturday, January 28, 2017

Popular Actor John Hurt Dies At 77 After Battling Cancer

A good man is good! Sir John Hurt, the two-time Oscar nominated star of the Elephant Man, has died at the age of 77, his agent confirmed this morning.
Tributes poured in from the world of showbiz with the director Mel Brooks hailing him as a 'truly magnificent talent'.

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

For Real? Police Arrests Nigerian After His Car Was Bashed By White Men

Is it true that Nigerian police gave preferential treatment to the white men over fellow Nigerians?

Read the story as narrated by the victims' sister:
“Yesterday my brothers and I went to Mami market, Abacha Barracks. While awaiting the gate opening, this Highlander jeep, number place umber 110 CD 06, overtakes us from behind and bashes our car.

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Tupac's ticket stub to Mike Tyson's fight in 1996 auctions for $25k

Tupac Shakur's ticket stub to the Mike Tyson fight he attended the night he was murdered is going up for sale for $25k.
The rapper was at the Tyson-Bruce Seldon bout which held at the MGM Grand in Vegas on Sept. 7, 1996, and after a first round Knock out by Mike Tyson, 2pac reportedly handed his ticket stub to a man and said: 'Here you go boy, enjoy this.'