Thursday, 20 March 2014


Notorious drug baron, Rafiu Akanbi Elele is currently standing trial in court in the United States, over multiple suspected cases of drug trafficking.

Man Kills Boss Over Facebook Post

Horrific: Tilus Lebrun (left) has been charged with murder after he told police that he was upset by his boss Dimitrios Karaloukas' decision to post a photo of him on Facebook
Horrific: Tilus Lebrun (left) has been charged with murder after he told police that he was upset by his boss Dimitrios Karaloukas' decision to post a photo of him on Facebook

Horrific: Tilus Lebrun (left) has been charged with murder after he told police that he was upset by his boss Dimitrios Karaloukas' decision to post a photo of him on Facebook

Indian pilots suspended after video of crew's mid-air Holi dance

Two pilots have been suspended and an airline has been threatened with being grounded after its cabin crew were videoed dancing in the aisles on board a flight during the Holi celebrations.

Health worker is stabbed to death in London street her 'killer' 'calmly waited for police to arrive'

Naudel Turner, was pronounced dead at hospital after she was stabbed at least four times in the neck in Tottenham, north London yesterday afternoon

A man has today been charged with the murder of a health worker who was stabbed to death in the street, as police probe whether the alleged attack was a patient of the victim.

Obama expands U.S. sanctions on Russians over Crimea annexation

President Barack Obama on Thursday imposed sanctions on 20 Russian citizens as well as a bank linked to Moscow's move to annex Ukraine's Crimea peninsula and threatened broader penalties against key sectors of Russia's economy if Moscow moves further into Ukraine.

More than 100 people found in house in Texas

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HOUSTON (AP) — A house overflowing with more than 100 people presumed to be in the U.S. illegally was uncovered just outside Houston on Wednesday, a police spokesman said.

Nigerian Lady dies in accident just a month to her wedding

29 year old Juliet Igbinoba (pictured above with fiance) died in a fatal motor accident on Monday 17th of March along the Lagos-Benin road just a month before her wedding. Juliet was planning to get married on April 19th; invitation have been sent out and preparation was in top gear before she met her untimely death while going home to meet her people over her forthcoming wedding. 

Oscar Pistorius selling home where he shot and killed his girlfriend

Oscar Pistorius's lawyer revealed today that the paralympian is planning to sell the house in which he killed his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, to enable him raise money for his legal fees which has been rapidly increasing since the commencement of his trial. 

Fake beggar exposed

Caught on tape - Fraudulent homeless woman

Man Who Planned Sister’s Kidnap Still On The Run As Police Parade Other Gang Members

Police in Bayelsa State have paraded 6 kidnappers who robbed the home of a woman known as Mrs. Ebitimi Salvation and also abducted her after the robbery. According to the Police, Mrs. Ebitimi’s brother planned her kidnap and also robbed her husband of N500, 000 during the operation.

Custody officers are charged over death of man being deported from Britain

Death: Jimmy Mubenga (pictured with his wife) was being deported to Angola when he died

Three G4S detainee custody officers are to be charged with manslaughter in connection with the death of Jimmy Mubenga, the Crown Prosecution Service said today.

How NOT to do the school run

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When the children in Sam Lang village, Dien Bien Province, near Hanoi in northern Vietnam could not get to school due to spring floods, one father found an unorthodox solution.

Thieves spend months digging 50ft tunnel under Tesco store to steal tens of thousands of pounds

The gang spent months digging the tunnel beneath Tesco in Eccles, Greater Manchester

Thieves dug a 50ft tunnel under a building to steal thousands of pounds from a cash machine.
Police believe the gang spent months digging the 'complex' structure from nearby wasteland to get at the cash at a Tesco store in Eccles, Greater Manchester last Friday, March 14.

Special Report: How Abacha And Associates Stole Billions Of Dollars From Nigeria


The United States has opened up on how the late Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha , his son, Mohammed, a friend of the family, Abubakar Atiku Bagudu and others looted about $2.2 billion through security votes fraud.

Woman arrested after 'attempting to cut off husband's penis

Police said they found Gerald Lee Orock Jr with cuts to his jeans and defensive wounds to his arms

Leaked Video Exposes PM: Boko Haram Weapons Shipped To Nigeria From Turkey

Turkey allegedly shipped weapons to unidentified groups in Nigeria, which has been ravaged by violence between the army and Boko Haram militants, a new incriminating phone call revealed on Tuesday.

The leaked conversation is the latest blow to Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has been hit by a corruption probe ensnaring his key allies and a widening phone-tapping scandal.

NYSC offers ex-member N100,000 for loss of limb

Emmanuel Unogu

A former corps member, Emmanuel Unogu, has been offered  N100,000 by the National Youth Service Corps for the loss of his right leg during the service year.

UPDATE-Kidnapped Wazobia FM OAP Akas Baba released

Wazobia FM Port Harcourt based OAP Akatakpo Anthony popularly called Diplomatic Akasbaba who was forcefully taken away by unknown gunmen from his residence on Thursday March 13th was released and reunited with his family in the early hours of this morning March 20th exactly one week after he was shot in the leg and kidnapped. He is presently receiving treatment.


18 Year Old Mum Arraigned For Assaulting 5 Year Old Daughter

An 18-year-old girl and mother of one, Kate Ajie, has been arraigned before a Rivers State court over assault and child abuse to her five-year-old daughter, Divine.