Saturday, 27 December 2014

14-year-old recruit has bomb vest removed after handing himself in to guards

Usaid Barho had a bomb vest strapped to his body before travelling to a Shi'ite mosque in Baghdad, Iraq where he was supposed to detonate the explosive device.

Mauritania Journalist Sentenced to Death for Apostasy

A court in Mauritania has sentenced 28 year old journalist Mohamed Cheikh Ould Mkhaitir to death for apostasy for criticizing Prophet Muhammed. According to Reuters, the journalist was sentenced by a court in the northwestern city of Nouadhibou for an article he published almost a year ago, questioning some of the decisions Prophet Mohammed took during holy wars.

North Korea blasts U.S over release of 'The Interview', calls Obama a monkey

North Korea called President Barack Obama "a monkey" and blamed the U.S. on Saturday for shutting down its Internet amid the hacking row over the comedy "The Interview."

Fighting going on now between Cameroon army and Boko Haram...

Check Out A Photo Of Former Attorney General Of Rivers State As A Footballer

Adokiye Amiesimaka, the former Attorney General of Rivers State was one of the first graduates to play football for Nigeria. As seen in the photo above, Adokiye is pictured playing for Nigeria against Algeria in 1980.

Photo credit: SeeMeSeeNigeria

Australia Returnee Murders Lover In Benin

It was a black Christmas for the Aifuwa’s family of Upper Mission extension, a suburb of Benin city following the gruesome murder of their daughter, Grace Aifuwa by her Australia based lover, simply identified as Festus.

How FCT Minister’s Spokesman Was Shot At Close Range On Christmas Eve

Nosike Ogbuenyi, the special assistant on media to the FCT minister, Sen Bala Mohammed escaped death on Christmas Eve. Nosike was said to be returning from work around 7pm on the 24th of December, when he was accosted by robbers along Umaru Yar’Adua who shot him at close range.