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British MP, David Amess, dies after being stabbed to death in Essex church
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British MP, David Amess, dies after being stabbed to death in Essex church

Tory MP, Sir David Amess, has died after being stabbed several times. The Conservative MP, who represented Southend West in Essex, was reportedly attacked by a man who walked into a church in Leigh-on-Sea where he was hosting a constituency surgery on Friday afternoon, October 15. The 69-year-old long-serving public servant remained in the Belfairs Methodist Church for at least two hours following the incident at around 12.05pm receiving treatment, according to reports. An air ambulance was at the scene, as were other emergency vehicles, with the area sealed off and placed on lockdown. Essex Police arrested a 25-year-old man, then later confirmed the victim had died. The force tweeted just after 3pm to confirm the victim had died...
Solskjaer Dismisses Questions Over Sancho’s Form
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Solskjaer Dismisses Questions Over Sancho’s Form

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has dismissed questions over Jadon Sancho's form and insisted the summer signing will shine in a Manchester United shirt. Sancho scored 16 goals and had 20 assists in all competitions for Borussia Dortmund last season, but is yet to register in either category since his £73m move to Old Trafford this summer. England manager Gareth Southgate suggested Sancho's recent form was not worthy of the international call he received on Thursday and said he would need help settling in the Premier League. But Solskjaer was left to ask if Southgate had been watching the night before, when Sancho played 75 minutes of United's 2-1 Champions League win over Villarreal. "Was that interview done before Wednesday night?" he said when Southgate's comments, made on Thursday...
Nigerian car dealer to face 20 years in US prison as he’s charged with money laundering and investment fraud
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Nigerian car dealer to face 20 years in US prison as he’s charged with money laundering and investment fraud

The founder and CEO of Big-T Autos, Tochukwu Abel Edeh, has been arrested in the United States of America and charged over alleged money laundering. The 31-year-old was arrested on September 2, 2021 and indicted in federal court in Boston on Thursday, September 30. He allegedly operated an unlicensed money transmitting business to launder the proceeds of online investment fraud schemes, according to the US Department of Justice. The defendant allegedly conspired with others, in or around 2015, to launder and transmit proceeds of Ponzi-style investment fraud schemes based in Nigeria. A statement by the U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Massachusetts, reads: "A Nigerian national was indicted today in federal court in Boston in conn...
BBNaija: You either evict me or stop being moody – Cross warns Angel
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BBNaija: You either evict me or stop being moody – Cross warns Angel

Big Brother Naija, BBNaija season 6 finalist, Cross has warned Angel to stop having mood swings with him in the house. Angel on Wednesday night became sober and retired to her bed not talking with any housemate. Cross approached her in the room, insisting that she should stop such attitude. Speaking to Angel, Cross said: “You’ve started with this behavior and you know I don’t like it. If this is how you cope don’t do that with me. If you want to do that wait till Monday. “Once you start having connection with me, you can’t decide to stay in one place and get moody. “It’s not going to work for me. It’s either you evict me out of this house or you find a way to evict yourself,” Cross warned Angel.
UCL: Messi vs Ronaldo: Joe Cole names greatest player in history
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UCL: Messi vs Ronaldo: Joe Cole names greatest player in history

Former Chelsea star, Joe Cole has insisted that Paris Saint-Germain superstar, Lionel Messi remains the greatest football player in history. Both Messi and Ronaldo scored vital goals for their respective clubs in the Champions League to hand them the assurance of making it out of the group stages of the competition. There has been an unending debate over who is the better player between the two greatest players of all time. Messi’s goal for Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday was his first since joining from Barcelona in the summer, curling an effort from outside the box into the top corner in PSG’s 2-0 win over Man City. And Cole, a former England international, had no doubts that the Argentina captain would succeed with PSG, adding that his latest piece of brillian...
Sit-at-home: Hoodlums Set Vehicle conveying food items ablaze in Enugu
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Sit-at-home: Hoodlums Set Vehicle conveying food items ablaze in Enugu

Suspected hoodlums have set ablaze a vehicle conveying food items in Enugu State on Monday, September 27. The vehicle was set on fire during the sit-at-home declared by the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). The vehicle conveying tomatoes, vegetables and other food items was burnt at Edem junction, Ibeagwa in Enugu East Local Government Area of the state. It was gathered that the vehicle was returning from the Ugwogo end of the Opi-Enugu by-pass when it was attacked. Sympathisers were said to have put a call to the State Fire Service, who eventually contained the inferno. A sympathiser said;  “It’s a fairly huge loss which ought not to have occurred had our people reasoned very well before embarking on retrogressive actions such as this one.” M...
Reality star, Chris Adah Reacts after being Trolled for Marrying a Younger Man
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Reality star, Chris Adah Reacts after being Trolled for Marrying a Younger Man

Chris Adah, one of the Ultimate Love reality stars, has reacted after she was trolled for marrying a younger man. The 37-year-old took to her Instagram Stories to address the criticism. She questioned why it is OK for women in their 20s to marry men in their 60s but she is being trolled for marrying a 35-year-old man who is just two years her junior. Chris and her husband, Chris, met during the 2020 Edition of Ultimate Love reality show and were paired together as ''Double Chris.'' Their connection extented outside the show, ultimately leading to marriage. Reacting to people trolling her for marrying a younger man, Chris said she understands that her life was made into a social experiment during the reality show to entertain people but that doesn't give them the right to di...
Police arrest, parade three suspected kidnappers of Bethel Baptist School students
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Police arrest, parade three suspected kidnappers of Bethel Baptist School students

Three suspected kidnappers have been arrested by the Nigeria Police in connection with the abduction of over 100 students of Bethel Baptist school in Kaduna State. The name of the suspects include, “Adamu Bello, Isiaku Lawal and Muazu Abubakar” They were paraded on Thursday by the Force Public Relations Officers, Frank Mba, at the headquarters of defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. The suspects who were dressed in military camouflage told journalists during interviews that they were among the 25 gunmen who stormed the school recently. Abubakar, a 27-year-old suspect, said, “Twenty-five of us carried out the operation. We kidnapped 136 students and I got N100,000 share from the money.” DAILY POST recalls that the school was inva...
Bauchi govt moves to avert crisis in Tafawa Balewa over death of woman
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Bauchi govt moves to avert crisis in Tafawa Balewa over death of woman

The Bauchi State Government on Tuesday evening condemned the killing of a woman in Tafawa Balewa Local Government Area of the state, informing that security agencies have arrested some suspects in connection with the killing. DAILY POST reliably gathered people in the area saw the lifeless body of the woman, which made tempers rise as they wanted to avenge her death. Though the cause of the woman’s death was unknown as of the time of filing this report, it was gathered that the incident led to tension in the community. But in a swift move to avert crisis in the area, the state government in a statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Ibrahim Muhammad Kashim, decried the incident leading to the death of the woman, describing it as “dastardly and infamous act”...
BBNaija: I didn’t believe Cross liked someone like me – Saskay
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BBNaija: I didn’t believe Cross liked someone like me – Saskay

Evicted BBNaija season 6 housemate, Saskay has given reason why she did not believe Cross genuinely liked her. Saskay said this on Monday during her interview with Ebuka Obi-Uchendu on African Magic when asked about her connection with male housemates in the house. According to her, she didn’t know Cross liked her until Peace brought it to her attention. Saskay noted that she didn’t believe Cross because she felt she was not his type of girl. Saskay said: “I didn’t believe Cross liked me. It was Peace who noticed it and brought it to my attention. “I didn’t think Cross liked me because I felt his type of person wouldn’t like someone like me.” Saskay went ahead to say she stayed close to both JayPaul and Cross sometime in the house because she d...
Start showing your worth’ – Tim Sherwood warns two Chelsea players
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Start showing your worth’ – Tim Sherwood warns two Chelsea players

Former Tottenham Hotspur manager, Tim Sherwood, has warned Chelsea stars Timo Werner and Saul Niguez to start showing their worth at Stamford Bridge, or else they will be left out from Thomas Tuchel’s squad. Sherwood gave the warning ahead of Chelsea’s Premier League clash with Tottenham on Sunday evening. He expects Werner to ‘struggle’ this season and says Niguez, who failed to impress in his Chelsea debut against Aston Villa last week, cannot afford a slow start to his career at the Blues. “Everyone thought that Timo Werner and Kai Havertz would be nailed on starters for Chelsea because of the German connection,” Sherwood told Premier League Productions. “But I think Werner is going to struggle. I think he needs to show the manager that he is got more than the press, he ne...
Two suspects arrested over murder of Senator Bala Na’Allah’s son in Kaduna
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Two suspects arrested over murder of Senator Bala Na’Allah’s son in Kaduna

The Kaduna State Police Command has arrested two suspects in connection with the murder of Captain Abdulkareem, the son of Senator Bala Na’Allah, who represents Kebbi South Senatorial seat in the Senate According to reports, the suspects were apprehended two days ago. However, details of the arrest are sketchy. Spokesperson of the command, ASP Mohammed Jalige, said that one of the suspects is currently at large. "We have two suspected killers of Abdulkareem Na’Allah in our custody. One other is at large.” he stated. Recall that the 36-year-old pilot was killed by assailants in his Malali (GRA) residence in Kaduna North Local Government Area on Sunday, August 29. He was found tied and strangled in his bedroom around 12pm by the assailants who escaped with his vehicle and pe...
Actress Kate Hudson Engaged to Longtime boyfriend, Danny Fujikawa
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Actress Kate Hudson Engaged to Longtime boyfriend, Danny Fujikawa

Actress Kate Hudson is engaged to her longtime boyfriend and baby daddy, Danny Fujikawa. The 42-year-old actress announced her engagement on the evening of Monday September 13, with a photo of her and Danny kissing on a cliff overlooking a beach. The photo came with the caption "Let’s go!". The Almost Famous star and the musician who met through Hudson's friends Sara and Erin Foster, who are also Danny's stepsisters, welcomed their first child and daughter together, Rani Rose in October 2018. Commenting on the their connection while on The Talk in December 2017, the actress said;  "We've known each other for 15 years; he's my best friend's stepbrother. We kinda skipped through the part of knowing what the hiccups were. You kinda skip the part of going, 'Oh, you're like th...
Former Chelsea and Senegal Striker Demba Ba Retires from football at 36
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Former Chelsea and Senegal Striker Demba Ba Retires from football at 36

Former Chelsea and Senegal striker, Demba Ba has announced his retirement from football at the age of 36. Demba Ba made the announcement via his social media accounts almost a month after he left Swiss Super League club Lugano. In a post on Twitter, Ba wrote: "It is with a heart filled with gratefulness that I announce the end of my playing career. "What a wonderful journey it has been. Beside all the sweat and tears I have faced, football has given me so many beautiful emotions. From the passion of the fans and the noise coming from the stands after every goal to the connection with my teammates on and off the field , this will forever remain in my head and heart. "I wanna thank everyone I've crossed paths with and helped me grow, every club and manager for given me an opportu...
50 Cent slammed for Insensitive Post on the death of Michael K Williams who he had Beef with
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50 Cent slammed for Insensitive Post on the death of Michael K Williams who he had Beef with

50 Cent has been slammed over his social media posts following the death of Michael K. Williams. The actor best known for his role in HBO’s The Wire was reported dead on Monday afternoon, September 6, after a suspected drug overdose. He was reportedly discovered unconscious in the dining room of his luxury Brooklyn penthouse with what appeared to be heroin on the kitchen table. 50 Cent then took to Instagram to share a screenshot of the New York Post article announcing Williams' death, and in the caption told people to check out his show Raising Kanan to to see the dangers of Fentanyl overdoses. He then went on to use the hashtags #bransoncognac #lecheminduroi #bottlerover to promote his liquor brand. In the now-deleted post, he w...
Police arrest Second man in Relation to Benjamin Mendy’s alleged Rape Case
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Police arrest Second man in Relation to Benjamin Mendy’s alleged Rape Case

Cheshire Constabulary have confirmed that a second man has been arrested as part of an inquiry into allegations of rape against Manchester City player, Benjamin Mendy. Mendy, 27, appeared in court on Friday, August 27, after being charged with three counts of rape on the same date in October last year and a fourth offence earlier this week. The defender is also accused of touching a woman sexually in January this year. All the alleged three victims are over the age of 16. The four offences are all alleged to have happened at the Frenchman’s home in Prestbury, Cheshire. In a statement Cheshire Constabulary said: "We can confirm that we have arrested a second man, age 40, in connection to an ongoing investigation into sexual offences at an address in Cheshire. "The man was a...
Gay man, 50, Battered to Death in ‘Homophobic attack’
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Gay man, 50, Battered to Death in ‘Homophobic attack’

A man who was battered to death in a suspected homophobic attack inside a cemetery has been pictured for the first time. Ranjith Kakanamalage was attacked and left for dead in Tower Hamlets, East London, on August 16. The 50-year-old, also known as Roy, was a gay man who had lived in the area for many years, cops said. They added that the incident is being treated as a homophobic hate crime. Officers were called by the London Ambulance Service following reports of a man found unresponsive. Police found Mr Kakanamalage with a head injury and he was pronounced dead at the scene. A post-mortem examination found the cause of death to have been blunt force trauma to the head. Detective Chief Superintendent Marcus Barnett said:...
Manchester City star, Benjamin Mendy Charged with rape
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Manchester City star, Benjamin Mendy Charged with rape

Manchester City, footballer Benjamin Mendy was today charged with four counts of rape and one of sexual assault against three people. The 27-year-old  left-back has immediately been suspended by the club pending an investigation. Mendy, who also plays for the French national team, has been remanded in police custody and is due to appear at Chester Magistrates' Court tomorrow. The five charges against the star relate to three people aged over 16 and are alleged to have taken place between October last year and this month. Mendy, who was born in Longjumeau in the Paris suburbs, has played for Manchester City since 2017 when he joined from Monaco for a reported £52million. A Cheshire Constabulary spokesman said: 'The Crown Prosecution Service has authorised Cheshire Constab...
Hamza Koudeih: I am not an accomplice – Mompha replies EFCC
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Hamza Koudeih: I am not an accomplice – Mompha replies EFCC

Instagram celebrity, Mompha has reacted to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission calling him an accomplice in a money laundering case against Lebanese suspect, Hamza Koudeih who was arrested at his residence in Eko Atlantic Pearl Tower in 2019. The anti-graft agency earlier today, released a statement titled "EFCC Opposes Mompha's Accomplice, Koudeih's Application For Foreign Medical Checkup". In the statement, the EFCC said Koudeih is being "prosecuted alongside one Kayode Phillips, both of whom are alleged accomplices of Ismaila Mustapha, popularly known as Mompha, before Justice Muslim Hassan of the Federal High Court, Ikoyi, Lagos for alleged money laundering." The defendants were also described as "high-valued targets in Organized Cyber Syndicat...
If you are Successful and Wealthy, avoid your School alumni WhatsApp forum – Reno Omokri
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If you are Successful and Wealthy, avoid your School alumni WhatsApp forum – Reno Omokri

Reno Omokri has advised successful people to avoid their schools' alumni WhatsApp groups. According to him, this could lead to hate from other classmates who might not be that successful. Expantiating on his advice, Reno wrote; ''If you are successful and wealthy, avoid your school alumni WhatsApp forum. Too often, you may attract unnecessary hatred from schoolmates who never had your time in school, yet now believe that their poverty is your responsibility to fix, and your refusal to fix their poverty is a show of hatred towards them. They will devote more time to pulling you down than in pulling themselves up. Due to their emotional connection to your youth, you may end up getting distracted. So, to avoid stories that touch, just jejely face your front before you are drawn to ...
Police arrest 22-year-old alleged militants’ spy girl over violent attacks on South-East security formations
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Police arrest 22-year-old alleged militants’ spy girl over violent attacks on South-East security formations

The Nigeria Police Force has arrested a 22-year-old alleged female spy, Gloria Okolie, in connection to the attacks on security formations, INEC offices and other critical national infrastructures in the South-East which saw the death of security operatives. Reports on the arrest of Okolie surfaced following outcry by rights activist, Harrison Gwamnishu, who claimed that she was allegedly turned into a ‘maid,’  at the IRT office in Owerri after her 'unlawful detention.' A statement issued on Sunday, August 22, and signed by the Deputy Force Public Relations Officer, CSP Aremu Adeniran, alleged that Okolie is a member of the Eastern Security Network. The statement read; "Operatives of the Nigeria Police Force, working with the Military and other security forces, have arrested ...
South African man whose Girlfriend was Killed in a ‘Hijacking,’ Arrested for her Brutal Murder after Suspects Implicated him
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South African man whose Girlfriend was Killed in a ‘Hijacking,’ Arrested for her Brutal Murder after Suspects Implicated him

A 28-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the murder of his girlfriend who was found with her throat slit after an alleged botched hijacking in the Free State, South Africa. The man was arrested on Thursday, August 19, a few days after the arrest of the two men who allegedly murdered his 24-year-old girlfriend, Nnini Pule. They suspects allegedly implicated the man who was then arrested and also charged with Pule’s murder as well as perjury.   Colonel Thandi Mbambo of the Free State police said on May 13 2021, the man arrived at the Theunissen Police Station to report a hijacking incident. Holding a 2-year-old baby boy, he told police that he was attacked by two men alongside the road about 4km from Winburg to Senekal where he was driving with his g...
Newcastle star Willock says he receives racist abuse on social media every day
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Newcastle star Willock says he receives racist abuse on social media every day

The 21-year-old has said he still intends on using the platforms because he doesn't want to cut off his connection with fans Newcastle midfielder Joe Willock has said he receives racist abuse on social media on a daily basis. Willock, who recently completed a £25 million ($35m) transfer from Arsenal, said that despite the abuse, he still wants to use social media to connect with fans. The 21-year-old did call upon social media companies to do more to combat racism on their platforms.
Bob Dylan sued for allegedly drugging and Sexually Abusing 12-year-old Girl in 1965
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Bob Dylan sued for allegedly drugging and Sexually Abusing 12-year-old Girl in 1965

A new lawsuit alleges that Bob Dylan, the Nobel-winning folk singer-songwriter, gave a 12-year-old girl drugs and alcohol before sexually abusing her in 1965. The lawsuit alleges that the singer "befriended and established an emotional connection with the plaintiff", identified in court papers only as "JC" and groomed her over the course of six weeks in April and May 1965. The suit, filed late Friday, August 13, on behalf of JC, now a 68-year-old woman living in Greenwich, Connecticut, alleges that Dylan, then 23 or 24 years old, "exploited his status as a musician by grooming JC to gain her trust and to obtain control over her as part of his plan to sexually molest and abuse" her. According to the complaint, Dylan established a "connection' with JC to "lower her inhibitions w...
Silento indicted for Murder in Connection to Cousin’s Fatal Shooting
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Silento indicted for Murder in Connection to Cousin’s Fatal Shooting

"Watch Me" rapper, Silento, has been indicted on four charges by a Georgia grand jury in connection with the shooting death of his cousin earlier this year. According to new legal documents, Silento, born Ricky Lamar Hawk, was charged with malice murder, felony murder, aggravated assault and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony. The Atlanta MC, 23, was arrested in February for the murder of his 34-year-old cousin, Frederick Rooks. On Jan. 21, police responded to a 3:30 a.m. call regarding shots fired and found Rooks dead at the scene with multiple gunshot wounds, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Silento was also arrested last August for assault with a deadly weapon after being accused of walking into an unlocked stranger’s home in the Valley ...
Three Suspected Foreign Smugglers Arrested as Nigeria Customs intercepts Pangolin scales, Elephant Tusks Worth N22.3bn in Lagos
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Three Suspected Foreign Smugglers Arrested as Nigeria Customs intercepts Pangolin scales, Elephant Tusks Worth N22.3bn in Lagos

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has arrested three suspected smugglers in connection with pangolin scales and elephant tusks worth N22.3 billion intercepted in Lagos State. Briefing the media on Wednesday, August 4, in Lagos, the Controller General of Customs (CGC), Col. Hameed Ali, said the 17,137.44 kilograms of Pangolin scales (196 sacks), 870.44 kilograms of Elephant tusks and 4.60 kilograms of Pangolin claws were evacuated at a location in Lekki, after proper examination. According to the Customs CG, NCS’s extensive collaboration yielded credible intelligence that triggered swift and comprehensive actions by the Customs Intelligence Unit and Headquarters Strike force. "The ever increasing and relevant functions of the global Customs...
NDLEA Seizes Bandits’ Drug Supply in Niger
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NDLEA Seizes Bandits’ Drug Supply in Niger

A warehouse at Mailefe village in Kontagora Local Government Area of Niger state, which is suspected to be a storage facility for drug supplies to bandits operating in parts of the state has been raided by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA). The operatives who acted on a tip-off said 125 bags of Cannabis Sativa were recovered after a thorough search of the warehouse. A man who was seen praying in front of the house fled into the forest when he sighted the narcotic officers from afar, and it is still unclear what his connection to the racket was.
I will return to Catholic Church where I belong – Mother of 13-year-old girl killed by suspected ritualists in Delta laments after arrest of pastor
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I will return to Catholic Church where I belong – Mother of 13-year-old girl killed by suspected ritualists in Delta laments after arrest of pastor

Mrs. Queendalene Nwafor, the mother of the 13-year-old girl, who was allegedly killed by suspected ritualists in Delta State, has sought God's vengeance over the death of her beloved daughter. It will be recalled that Miracle Nwafor was brutally murdered and dumped behind School of Nursing, Boji Boji Agbor, two months ago. Her heart was ripped open and other vital organs removed. A yet-to-be-identified pastor and one other have been arrested in connection with the murder. In an interview with Ika Weekly Newspaper, the petty trader who hails from Ebonyi State, appealed to the Government, Non-Governmental Organizations, spirited and well-meaning individuals for financial assistance to aid her to bury her daughter. The widow said the death of her daughter was through the c...
Famous Dutch Crime reporter, Peter R. de Vries dies nine days after being shot in Amsterdam
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Famous Dutch Crime reporter, Peter R. de Vries dies nine days after being shot in Amsterdam

Famous Dutch crime reporter, Peter R de Vries has died nine days after he was shot in Amsterdam. Quoting a family statement, RTL News, the Dutch network De Vries regularly contributed to, said: "Peter fought to the end, but was unable to win the battle." "Peter has lived by his conviction: 'On bended knee is no way to be free,'" the family statement said. "We are unbelievably proud of him and at the same time inconsolable." The statement also requested privacy for De Vries' partner and loved ones to "process his death in peace". Police said De Vries was shot in Lange Leidsedwarsstraat, close to a large public square in Amsterdam. The attack happened after the journalist, 64, made a regular appearance on a current affairs television show. Two suspects have been detain...
Can Benitez arrival salvage Iwobi’s muddled Everton career?
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Can Benitez arrival salvage Iwobi’s muddled Everton career?

Despite supporters’ misgivings over the deal, the Spaniard’s Liverpool connection should be the least of fans and the Super Eagle’s worries On the one hand, it’s pretty easy to understand why Everton fans were largely united in protestation before Rafael Benitez was appointed this week. While some of those objections went disgracefully overboard, the Spaniard’s selection means he becomes only the second-ever manager to take charge of Liverpool and the Toffees. 129 years since William Edward Barclay, the former Newcastle United boss replaced Carlo Ancelotti in the dugout, following the latter’s return to Real Madrid, and now must help Everton bounce back from losing the most decorated manager in the club's history.
CDC begins investigation after healthy 13-year-old boy dies 3 days after receiving second covid-19 vaccine
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CDC begins investigation after healthy 13-year-old boy dies 3 days after receiving second covid-19 vaccine

The U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is investigating the death of a 13-year-old boy three days after he received his second dose of Pfizer coronavirus vaccine. The boy, Jacob Clynick, had no underlying health conditions when he died in his sleep shortly after his second shot, his aunt Tammy Burages, told the Detroit Free Press, and health operatives are trying to see if there is a connection between the vaccine he received and his death. Jacob received his second shot in mid-June and died three days later after complaining of common post-vaccine symptoms including fatigue and fever, his aunt, said of the boy looking forward to his freshman year of high school. “He passed away in the middle of the night at home,” she told the Detroit Free Press. “We are ...
Drama As Police Nab Two Suspects, Girlfriend Over Alleged Murder Of ‘German Believe’ In Delta
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Drama As Police Nab Two Suspects, Girlfriend Over Alleged Murder Of ‘German Believe’ In Delta

  Daily Post reports that the Delta State Police Command has arrested two suspected cultists in connection with the alleged assassination of one German Believe, who was shot dead at Imoniyame Street in Ughelli Community in Ughelli North Local Government Area of the state. The suspects were arrested at Otor-Edo Community in Ughelli South Local Government Area. Also arrested is the girlfriend of one of the suspects, Elohor Maureen Idolor. The third suspect was arrested for allegedly acting as a spy to the assassins who murdered the deceased German Believe a.k.a, Ajuwe. Upon interrogation, the mother of one confessed to have committed the offence. She said one of the suspects simply identified as Junior is her boyfriend. According to Elohor Maureen Idolor, an indige...
Son kills dad and sells his body parts to ritualists in Kwara
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Son kills dad and sells his body parts to ritualists in Kwara

The police in Kwara state have arrested a man for allegedly killing his father, Michael Olagunju, and selling his body parts to some ritualists in Kajola, Odo-Owa in the Oke-Ero Local Government Area of the state. Late Olagunju was allegedly murdered on his farm at Kajola last Thursday by his son who connived with some ritualists to remove Olagunju’s body parts, including his two hands and his heart. Confirming the incident to newsmen, the spokesperson of the state police command, Ajayi Okasanmi, said; “A farmer was killed on his farm at Kajola in Odo-Owa last week. One suspect has been arrested in connection with the crime. The Commissioner of Police, CP Mohammed Bagega, has ordered discreet Investigation into the matter.”
Man Kidnaps and Kills his ex-girlfriend’s 7-year-old Daughter in South Africa
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Man Kidnaps and Kills his ex-girlfriend’s 7-year-old Daughter in South Africa

Police in South Africa have arrested a 51-year-old man, Ben Mokoni, in connection with the kidnapping and murder of his ex-girlfriend’s 7-year-old daughter, Keitumetse Tumelo. The suspect’s apprehension came after the seven-year-old girl's half-naked body was found with visible head injuries in the bushes at Letlhabile, Potchestroom, on Thursday, 24 June 2021. Police spokesperson, Lieutenant Colonel Amanda Funan, said Tumelo was last seen alighting from a taxi on Tuesday, 22 June 2021. However, she did not arrive home and her mother, with the assistance of neighbours, searched everywhere, but the search did not yield results. Consequently, the young girl's mother reported the matter to the police who registered a missing person enquiry on Tuesday night. Thorough police inv...
Fourteen Arrested for allegedly Kidnapping Crown Polytechnic Student in Ekiti
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Fourteen Arrested for allegedly Kidnapping Crown Polytechnic Student in Ekiti

The Rapid Response Squad(RRS) of the Ekiti State Police Command has arrested a fourteen-man syndicate in connection with the abduction of one Akiode Akinyemi 'm', a student of Crown Polytechnic, Odo-Ekiti on  June 19. A gang of suspected kidnappers sneaked into the hostel apartment of the victim, blindfolded him and whisked him away to an unknown destination. A statement released by DSP Abutu Sunday, spokesperson of the state police command, says after a while, the suspects, through phone calls, started demanding for ransom to be paid as the only condition for the release of Akiode Akinyemi. Consequently, two million two hundred thousand naira(#2,200,000:00) was paid as ransom by the victim's family members into eight(8) different Bank Accounts as provided by the suspects...
New York suspends Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani’s law license
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New York suspends Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani’s law license

A New York appellate court has ruled that Trump's personal lawyer, Rudy Guiliani can no longer practice law in New York.   The court suspended Giuliani's law license after a panel concluded he made 'demonstrably false' statements regarding the 2020 election that Donald Trump lost to Joe Biden. '[W]e conclude that there is uncontroverted evidence that respondent communicated demonstrably false and misleading statements to courts, lawmakers and the public at large in his capacity as lawyer for former President Donald J. Trump and the Trump campaign in connection with Trump's failed effort at reelection in 2020,' the 33-page decision read. It claimed that Giulani, a former New York mayor threatened 'public interest' in his capacity as Trump's personal attorney and insisted hi...
Euro 2020: Mourinho Names Portugal Player that has ‘Ghosted’
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Euro 2020: Mourinho Names Portugal Player that has ‘Ghosted’

Roma manager, Jose Mourinho, has claimed Portugal midfielder Bruno Fernandes has ghosted at Euro 2020. According to him, Fernandes has taken up space on the pitch but “not playing”. Mourinho admits the Manchester United man has “incredible potential”, but isn’t showing the same abilities he usually offers at club level. “Portugal at its highest level can beat anyone,” Mourinho said on talkSPORT. “But we need to play with 11 players, in these two matches, Bruno Fernandes was on the pitch but not playing. “I hope he turns up against France because he’s a player with incredible potential.” He added: “Portugal has three fantastic attacking players, Bernardo Silva, Cristiano [Ronaldo] and [Diogo] Jota. “We need that connection, but until now Bruno is not playing.”...
Police arrest suspect linked to brutal murder of 21-year-old South African lesbian
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Police arrest suspect linked to brutal murder of 21-year-old South African lesbian

Police have arrested a suspect in connection with the brutal murder of a 21-year-old gay woman in South Africa. The body of Anele Bhengu was discovered in a ditch near a school in the KwaMakhutha community, south of Durban on Sunday, June 13. She was allegedly raped before being stabbed. Her stomach was cut open and her throat was slit. Her family last saw her on Friday evening when she left home to sleep at a friend's house ahead of a church event on Saturday. Provincial spokesman, Colonel Thembeka Mbele said the suspect was arrested on the south coast of KwaZulu-Natal on Thursday afternoon, June 17. "Police officers from Port Shepstone Tactical Response Team, Margate Detectives and the law enforcement agency followed up information regarding the suspect who brutally ki...
‘Brazil’s tallest woman’ married to man who stands at 5ft 4 reveals what it’s like being one of the tallest women in the world
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‘Brazil’s tallest woman’ married to man who stands at 5ft 4 reveals what it’s like being one of the tallest women in the world

An aspiring model believed to be "one of the world's tallest women" has opened up about her condition. Elisane Silva, 26,  started to notice she was much taller than her classmates and even her family at the age of 10. At that time, she was already 5ft 9in despite being a child. Now, she stands at 6ft 8in. Her mum Ana Maria Ramos is just 5ft 4in and her dad Luiz Jorge is 5ft 7in so they didn't think it was down to genes. Elisane's height was due to a benign tumour on her pituitary gland which caused giantism and an overproduction of the growth hormone. Elisane, from Brazil, had no idea about the tumour until 2010 when she had tests on live TV as her family couldn't pay for it. Now she's known unofficially as "Brazil's tallest woman" In 2015, the model married Francin...
NDLEA intercepts 37.3kg cocaine, heroin at Lagos airport, arrests 7 drug traffickers
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NDLEA intercepts 37.3kg cocaine, heroin at Lagos airport, arrests 7 drug traffickers

Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, have seized illicit drugs including cocaine, heroin, cannabis weighing 37.3kilograms and arrested seven drug traffickers at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos. Director, Media and Advocy of the anti-narcotic agency, Femi Babafemi, who disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, June 6, said the suspected traffickers tried to either import into Nigeria or export to the United Kingdom and Italy, the illicit drugs all of which were intercepted and seized in five different bids. "The first attempt to bring into Nigeria 76 pellets of cocaine weighing 1.150kg was made by Agudozie Peter Ihie on 25th May, 2021, but he was arrested during inward security clearance of passengers on Qatar airline from Keny...
Update: 18-year-old man Charged with Conspiracy to Murder over Shooting of British BLM activist, Sasha Johnson
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Update: 18-year-old man Charged with Conspiracy to Murder over Shooting of British BLM activist, Sasha Johnson

An 18-year-old London man has been charged with conspiracy to murder in connection with the shooting of British Black Lives Matter activist Sasha Johnson, who remained hospitalised in critical condition. Johnson, a 27-year-old mother of three and vocal equal rights campaigner, was shot in the head at a house party in south London last Sunday. On Friday, London's Metropolitan Police said Cameron Deriggs has been charged with conspiracy to murder in connection with the shooting. Deriggs was among five men arrested Wednesday on suspicion of attempted murder in the case. He and two others were also arrested on suspicion of affray (a group fight) and possession with intent to supply Class B drugs. The youngest of the group, a 17-year-old, was arrested on suspicion of possess...
Woman Fighting for her life after she was Beaten, Gang Raped and Left hanging naked from an electricity pole in India
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Woman Fighting for her life after she was Beaten, Gang Raped and Left hanging naked from an electricity pole in India

A woman is reportedly fighting for her life after she was beaten, gang raped and left hanging naked from an electricity pole in India. The victim was left for dead after she was reportedly ambushed by a group of men as she went to an open toilet during a wedding celebration at her home. She was later found hanging from the pole in the village of Chakhabib Rudhiya in the northern state of Bihar on Tuesday, May 25. Villagers rushed her to hospital after she was discovered unconscious and in a critical state. It has been reported that the woman was targeted after she used an open toilet. Acccording to India Today, she was allegedly dragged away by the men who took her to a deserted area where she was raped and beaten. The men allegedly threatened to kill her if she resis...
Akon’s Range Rover Stolen as he Pumped Gas into the Vehicle
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Akon’s Range Rover Stolen as he Pumped Gas into the Vehicle

Senegalese-American singer, Akon's car was stolen from a gas station on Monday night, May 24 in the Buckhead neighborhood of Atlanta. The car was reportedly stolen as the singer was pumping gas into his car. According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Akon stopped at a Quiktrip gas station to fill his white Range Rover up with gas. He left the car running with the keys inside the vehicle, so he could fill up the gas tank. Before he was done, however, he noticed someone taking off with his car, which held valuables, including a $25,000 diamond necklace, a Louis Vuitton bag and his iPhone. Akon called police, who arrived at the gas station at 11:59 p.m. He told authorities that a dark-colored sedan followed his SUV when it made a right onto Sidney Marcus Boulevard. Surveillan...
Indian Wrestling Legend and two Time Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar arrested Over Death of Fellow Wrestler
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Indian Wrestling Legend and two Time Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar arrested Over Death of Fellow Wrestler

A two-time Olympic medalist, Sushil Kumar has been arrested in connection with the murder of a fellow Indian wrestler, according to Delhi police. On May 4 Kumar, an unnamed man and another wrestler, a former junior national champion fought outside Delhi's Chhatrasal Stadium. Three people were admitted to hospital after the incident and the former junior national champion, eventually succumbed to his injuries. Kumar fled Delhi after news of the wrestler's death, according to a police spokesperson. Multiple teams were deployed in a search for him, with police also offering a cash reward for information leading to his arrest. After his capture in New Delhi on May 23, Kumar denied any wrongdoing in a plea for anticipatory bail he sent to a Delhi court last week. His legal te...
House of Reps Member Sacks aide for Describing Boko Haram Leader, Abubakar Shekau as ‘True hero’
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House of Reps Member Sacks aide for Describing Boko Haram Leader, Abubakar Shekau as ‘True hero’

The lawmaker representing Maiduguri federal Constituency, Abdulkadir Rahis has sacked his aide Bukar Tanda, for describing Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau as a “true hero”. Tanda who reacted to report of Shekau blowing up himself to avoid being captured by fighters of the Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP) — a breakaway faction of Boko Haram, had said that the leader of Boko Haram "lived a life of hero and died a true hero”. A Facebook post shared by the lawmaker's aide, read; “I admire and appreciate his courage to terminate his life. He lived a life of a hero and died a true hero. He did it in such a way that not even traces of his corpse will be found." Tanda has now been sacked by his principal who said his "actions, utterances and opinion of recent are at var...
29 Men are Charged with Sexual Exploitation and Rape of a 13-year-old Girl over 7 year Period
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29 Men are Charged with Sexual Exploitation and Rape of a 13-year-old Girl over 7 year Period

Police have charged a group of 29 men in connection with child sexual exploitation of a girl over a seven-year period in West Yorkshire, UK According to the charge sheet released Thursday, May 13, majority of the alleged crime is said to have taken place in Calderdale, with some said to have occurred in the Bradford District. The crime was allegedly perpetrated on a female victim between 2003 and 2010, while she was aged between 13 and 20, it is claimed. The men have been charged with a variety of sexual offences following an investigation into non-recent child sexual exploitation. Eight suspects who were arrested over the course of the investigation have been released without charge. While the group of 29 men will appear at Bradford Magistrates Court on 7 and 9 July. ...
French Champion Jockey, Pierre-Charles Boudot Charged with Rape and Intimidating a Witness
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French Champion Jockey, Pierre-Charles Boudot Charged with Rape and Intimidating a Witness

France’s reigning champion jockey, Pierre-Charles Boudot has been charged with rape and intimidating a witness by French prosecutors. The charges relate to an incident at a party at Cagnes-sur-Mer in the south of France, on February 17. The three-time French champion jockey who won the 2019 Prix de L’Arc de Triomphe on Waldgeist, faces a charge of failing to report a crime in connection with the same allegations, while an unnamed individual was also listed, along with Bazire, as a “witness to intimidation of a witness”. “On February 19 a young female work-rider reported to police in Cagnes-sur-Mer evidence that suggested she had been raped during the night of February 17 and 18 by a jockey whose identity was subsequently revealed by the press to be Pierre-Charles Boudot," ...
Rapper, Tory Lanez allegedly Punched ‘Love and Hip Hop’ star Prince Michael on the face Forcing him to Seek Medical Attention
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Rapper, Tory Lanez allegedly Punched ‘Love and Hip Hop’ star Prince Michael on the face Forcing him to Seek Medical Attention

Rapper, Tory Lanez seems to still be making headlines for the wrong reasons, as there are reports of new accusations of assault . “Love & Hip Hop: Miami” star Prince Michael Harty (pictured top right) claims the rapper reignited their feud when they ran into each other at a Miami nightclub earlier this month. According to the police report obtained by TMZ, Prince was at his table at Vendôme Miami around 4 a.m. on May 3 when he was approached and struck on the left side of his face. Prince told cops he turned around and made eye contact with Tory, who ran out of the club and took off in a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter van. The police report names Tory as a suspect for an alleged battery for which Prince sought medical treatment. The responding officer reported that Prince was v...
Update: Murdered rapper, Pop Smoke was “Killed” by a 15-year-old Shooter, Detective Testifies
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Update: Murdered rapper, Pop Smoke was “Killed” by a 15-year-old Shooter, Detective Testifies

Late American rapper, Pop Smoke, 20, was allegedly murdered by a 15-year-old shooter during a home invasion robbery in February 2020. According to the New York Daily News, LAPD Det. Carlos Camacho testified on Friday that the teenager was one of the five people arrested in connection with the rapper's slaying, which occurred following a home invasion. The group stormed Pop Smoke’s rented mansion in the Hollywood Hills on Feb. 19, 2020, and tried to take his Cuban link chain, but only got away with the diamond-studded watch, which they later resold for $2,000. LAPD Det. Carlos Camacho testified during a preliminary hearing for suspect, Corey Walker, 20, that the unnamed 15-year-old defendant admitted to pulling the trigger during a recorded interview with a cellmate last May at...
Lagos Begins Installation of 2,000 CCTV Cameras
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Lagos Begins Installation of 2,000 CCTV Cameras

Lagos State Government says it has commenced the installation of 2,000 Closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras across the state. The state Commissioner for Science and Technology, Hakeem Popoola Fahm, disclosed this at a ministerial press briefing on Tuesday, May 4, to commemorate the second year in office of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu led administration. Fahm said the number of CCTV cameras installed is increasing day by day, but, already, 100 CCTV cameras had been installed in Ikeja metropolis.  The Commissioner added that upon completion, the project would advance Lagos state economy by becoming a 24-hour driven commercial centre, which would allow companies to operate in a safe, secure and smart environment that would create more jobs and increase Gross Domestic Product of ...

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