Tuesday, 29 April 2014

Chicago’s Teen Girl Ganglord: ‘Lil Snoop’

She was just 17, a charter school graduate. But little Gakirah Barnes was also purported to have killed two in tit-for-tat gang violence now being celebrated by the recording industry.

Abducted Nigerian school girls allegedly married off for N2,000, moved abroad

OK, here's seriously hoping that this is not true. But according to reports, the 234 girls abducted at Government Girls College on April 15th may have been married off for N2,000 each and may also have been removed from the Nigeria to neighbouring countries like Chad and Cameroon.

Delta Bursary Fraud Whistleblower Arrested In Lagos And Whisked Off To Delta State By Government Officials

Nollywood Icon Amaka Igwe Is Dead

Nigerian film-maker and Nollywood icon Amaka Igwe has shockingly passed on at 51. The sad incident occurred yesterday in Enugu where she had gone, in company of her husband, for pre-production preparations for a new Igbo soap. 

Dublin-based security boss suing Rihanna for defamation

Rihanna is being sued for defamation by her Dublin-based former head of security.

Multi-millionaire British hotelier, 'found dead in burnt-out Range Rover with two shots to the head'


The charred body of the victim, identified locally as Oliver 'Ollie' Gobat, pictured, was discovered hours after his family - who run a £405-a-night five star boutique hotel on the island - reported him missing.

More than 120,000 living with noise pollution in Dublin

More than 100,000 people in Dublin are living and sleeping with noise pollution.

Female architect, 23, died after running into burning flat to save her fiance

Sophie Rosser (right) who died at 23 after rushing into a burning block of flats trying to save her fiance Oscar Silva (left)

A young architect died after rushing into a burning block of flats to try and save her fiance, an inquest heard.

Shocking details of knife attack on teacher

Stabbed: Ann Maguire, 61, was pronounced dead at a hospital after attempts to save her life failed

The devoted teacher who was stabbed to death in front of her horrified class by a male pupil said to have a grudge against her may not have had a chance to defend herself, it was revealed today.