Thursday, 5 June 2014

Remanded Enugu Magistrate Dies In Prison

An Enugu State magistrate, Mrs Ifeoma Nneji, has died in prison about 24 hours after she was remanded over an alleged case of assault and attempted murder.
She was remanded in prison on Monday, and reportedly died on Tuesday night.
It was gathered that the woman, who was remanded alongside her husband, died under yet to be established circumstances.
But prison authorities blamed her death on “complications arising from shock”.

Ryanair plane rolls backwards and crashes into airport building


The force of the impact tore apart the rear stabiliser of the £72m Boeing 737, which could be written off as a result of the incident at Rome Ciampino Airport yesterday. The accident happened shortly after the aircraft, which has been grounded, landed and passengers had disembarked.Culled

Shot twice, stuffed in a sack and dumped in a her own family for marrying the man she loved

Honour killing: Survivor

A teenager survived being shot twice and thrown in a canal by her family for marrying the man she loved, police in Pakistan said.

North Korea says it is holding an American tourist

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — An American tourist has been detained in North Korea for allegedly committing an unspecified crime, the country's official news agency reported Friday.

Finnish police find 5 dead babies in basement

HELSINKI (AP) — Finnish police have arrested a 35-year-old woman on suspicion of manslaughter after finding five dead babies in an apartment building, authorities said Wednesday.

Intoxicated woman falls asleep on railroad tracks, is run over by a train but is left uninjured

Lynsey Horne (WTVM)

On Wednesday morning, the Auburn Police Division in Alabama received several calls from concerned citizens who believed that a woman had been struck by an oncoming train. When police officers arrived, they did find a woman lying on railroad tracks, but it didn’t appear she had been hit. Why? As WTVM News Leader 9 reports, she was fast asleep and seemingly unscathed.

Breaking! Explosion Rocks Gombe Governor’s Residence

The private house of the Governor of Gombe State this evening has been bombed. The house which also serves as his official residence was bombed when a police Armored Personnel Carrier stationed in front of his house was targeted. No causalities have been reported so far.

Co-Founder Of Shot Dead In Kenya

The co-founder of, an online auto mart ‎and CEO of One Africa Media, Carey Eaton, has been shot dead in Kenya. He was shot during an armed robbery attempt at his friend’s home in Nairobi in the early hours of today.

Brother of Sudanese woman says she should be executed if she refuses to convert

Some of you might not know this, but the Sudanese woman, Meriam Ibrahim being held in prison and sentenced to death for abandoning her for Islamic faith for Christianity, was actually turned in to the authorities by her own family members.

Her older brother (pictured above) spoke with CNN today and said if she refuses to convert back to Islam, she should be executed. The things written on the photos are his exact words.

Gwoza Christians release disturbing details about 6 girls kidnapped by BH is 2013

Found this report on Sahara Reporters...quite scary! Read below...
The Gwoza Christian Community Association in Borno State has released details of disturbing disclosures made by six Christian girls who were abducted in 2013 by the dreaded Boko Haram sect.
The girls were abducted last year from different locations in Gwoza local government area. Their statements revealed that, following their abduction, they were subjected to serial rapes by Boko Haram terrorists. In addition, they were turned into domestic slaves in various Boko Haram camps before they pulled off their daring and lucky escapes.

USA Stops Importation Of Nigerian Oil

Nigerian Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, Wednesday announced that the United States of America has stopped the importation of crude oil from Nigeria, a development she said is tied to the discovery of Shale oil and gas in commercial quantity in the US.

Auto dealer excretes 52 wraps of cocaine

36 year old Imo-state born Anabaronye Ken, an auto parts dealer based in Lagos has been arrested by National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) officials after he excreted 52 wraps of cocaine at the Muritala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos. He was arrested as he was about to board a flight to France en route Milan, Italy. It took Ken four days to excrete all the drugs from his system, Punch reports

Man who has spent the last 25 years walking backwards for world peace has forgotten how to walk forwards

Mani Manithan protest

Mani Manithan opted to only travel in reverse in 1989 after a string of violent acts in his home country India shocked him into action.

Boy', 31, takes his 91-year-old girlfriend home to meet his mother (who's 41 years younger than her)

Kyle, who says says that he always been attracted to older women, has even taken girlfriend Marjorie McCool, 91 (L) home to meet his mother Ceceila Jones (R)

Baby-faced Kyle Jones, 31, from Florida, has been in a 'casual' relationship with 91-year-old widower Marjorie McCool (main picture: Marjorie, left on sofa, with Kyle, centre and Kyle's mother, Cecelia Jones, 50, right) for five years.

Elderly couple 'were shot dead and buried in back garden by their daughter


Susan and Christopher Edwards (pictured bottom) 'lied to everybody' for 15 years to cover up the killings of Patricia and William (top left) Wycherley, from Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, and diverted a total of £245,000 into their own accounts, Nottingham Crown Court was told. Mr Wycherley, 85, and his 63-year-old wife were both shot twice with a revolver over bank holiday weekend in May 1998, prosecutor Peter Joyce QC said as he opened the case against Mr and Mrs Edwards.

Mother of two, 42, who had sex with a 15-year-old schoolboy in her marital bed

Spared jailed: Helen Cartwright, 42, had sex with a schoolboy and had his baby but was given a suspended sentence

A 42-year-old mother who had sex with a 15-year-old has been spared jail after a judge was told she had given birth to the schoolboy's baby.

Lol, Ghana witch doctor says he's responsible for C. Ronaldo's injury

A well known Ghanaian spiritualist named Kwaku Bonsam (pictured above) claims he is responsible for Cristiano Ronaldo’s injury. Last week, the Portuguese striker was diagnosed with tendonitis in his left kneecap area, he also has a muscle problem in his left thigh.

Man, 24, dressed like Rambo shot and killed THREE police officers in Canada


The Royal Canadian Mounted Police in New Brunswick, Canada, tweeted an image of suspected cop killer Justin Bourque (pictured left), 24, wearing military camouflage and wielding two assault rifles and a crossbow.

Hospital feed 'poisons 15 babies' in UK

generic baby in neonatal

One baby has died and 14 are ill with blood poisoning after being given what appears to be a contaminated batch of liquid food.