Tuesday, December 7

Tag: Discovered

14-year-old Mexican Girl Jailed for Escaping Arranged Marriage
News

14-year-old Mexican Girl Jailed for Escaping Arranged Marriage

A 14-year-old girl was imprisoned for several hours by community police after she ran away to avoid an arranged marriage. The girl, identified as Anayeli "N", was supposed to marry a 16-year-old neighbor in Mexico’s Guerrero state whose family had offered a sum of 200,000 pesos (about $9,300 USD) to buy her hand in marriage. Anayeli’s mother had accepted the payment, and the neighboring family had hired a band, slaughtered a cow, and prepared a marriage feast to take place last Monday, Nov. 29. The would-be groom’s parents reportedly spent around 56,000 pesos (2,600 USD) on wedding preparations. The bride-to-be initially thought her elder sister was the one getting married. When she discovered early on the morning of the wedding day that she was the one to be married off, she ...
Indie rock band guitarist, 24, charged with murdering 18-year-old girl
Lifestyle

Indie rock band guitarist, 24, charged with murdering 18-year-old girl

Bobbi-Anne McLeod, a lead guitarist in a popular local indie rock band has been charged with the murder of teenager Bobbi-Anne McLeod. Cody James Ackland, 24, who lives in central Plymouth with his mother Helen, 49, is accused of abducting the 18-year-old as she waited at a bus stop last Saturday evening. Ackland - who showed up in court covered by a blanket - is the lead guitarist in local indie band Rakuda, which is made up of three other members, who are all close friends. The victim, Bobbi -Anne McLeod, vanished from a bus stop near her home in Plymouth on Saturday on her way to visit her boyfriend, Louie Leach. Police later discovered her headphones and a pouch of tobacco on a grass verge near the bus stop. Her body was later found near popular Bovisand Beach. Ack...
Missing rapper MC Black is found dead in sea after being ‘tortured’
Celebs

Missing rapper MC Black is found dead in sea after being ‘tortured’

Brazilian rapper MC Black has been found dead in the sea after disappearing for two days. MC Black, whose real name is Francisco Ytalo Oliveira de Queiroz, was discovered at a popular beach resort in Fortaleza on Wednesday, Nov. 24. The 20-year-old vanished two days prior after telling relatives he was visiting Iracema Beach to record some new content for his social media accounts. Family members claim he had left home at around 8am on Monday, Nov. 22, to withdraw cash from the bank and was expected to be back a few hours later. When he did not return home, his relatives followed Queiroz's motorbike tracker to the beach when they were informed of an attack by horrified witnesses. The witnesses told family members that they saw two men with sticks forcing the singer t...
Reality TV star, Tuoyo, thanks God after POP in his kitchen fell off while he was in the house
Celebs

Reality TV star, Tuoyo, thanks God after POP in his kitchen fell off while he was in the house

Ex-BBNaija housemate, Tuoyo, is deeply thankful to God after the POP in his apartment fell from the ceiling. In a video he shared on his Instastories, Tuyo said he was in another section of the apartment when he suddenly heard a noise. Upon inquiry, he discovered that the POP of his kitchen had fallen off. Thankfully, he wasn't in the kitchen when the accident happened. See the video he shared below
Adele bursts into tears on stage as she’s Surprised by English teacher who made an Impact in her Life
Celebs

Adele bursts into tears on stage as she’s Surprised by English teacher who made an Impact in her Life

Adele burst into tears on stage when she was surprised by her former English teacher Miss McDonald. The singer was on stage on Sunday, Nov. 22, during her televised gig "An Audience with Adele" when Dame Emma Thompson asked if there was anyone who left a lasting impact on her as a child. Adele, who had been a student at Chestnut Grove School in Balham, London, mentioned her English teacher, Miss McDonald and narrated how much the woman did for her and other students. Adele said Miss McDonald, whom she had lost contact with after age 12, reignited her love for books, according to the artist. She said: "It was just one year, but she got me really into literature. Like I’ve always been obsessed with English and obviously, now I write lyrics." She continued: "She was so ...
Pregnant Philadelphia woman shot dead while unloading gifts after her baby shower
News

Pregnant Philadelphia woman shot dead while unloading gifts after her baby shower

A pregnant woman unloading her baby shower gifts was fatally shot on the street in Philadelphia this weekend. Philadelphia police said the 7-months-pregnant woman was shot in the head and stomach after attending her own baby shower Saturday night, Nov. 20. She had just returned home from her shower Saturday night and was unloading gifts from her baby shower to take into the house when she was shot. In a statement, the Philadelphia Police Department said the 32-year-old was shot about 8:35 p.m on the 6200 block of Palmetta Street. Officers took her to Einstein Medical Center where she was pronounced dead at 9:06 p.m. and her unborn child was pronounced dead about 10 minutes later, police said. Deputy Police Commissioner Christine Coulter told KYW the pregnant woman had been...
Woman who helped deliver her best friend’s Baby Discover her own husband is the father
Lifestyle

Woman who helped deliver her best friend’s Baby Discover her own husband is the father

A woman who helped deliver her best friend’s baby has been left heartbroken after she discovered that her own husband was the father of the child. Hailey Custer, 28, from Wickenburg, Arizona, said she was devastated when she found out her husband of six years, Travis Bowling, 36, had allegedly cheated on her with her close friend. The mother-of-four said after being there 'every step of the way' to support her unnamed best friend during the pregnancy and birth, including wearing the hospital's 'daddy wrist band' - she was shocked when she spotted a birth defect on the baby's neck that was identical to one her husband has. After confronting the pair about birth defect, she claimed her worst fears were confirmed and she now alleges that Bowling had cheated on her with up to 30...
Man United willing to pay Brendan Rodgers’ release clause
Sport

Man United willing to pay Brendan Rodgers’ release clause

Manchester United’a board have discovered a clause in Brendan Rodgers’s contract with Manchester United, according to Daily Star. The Old Trafford landlords are, however, confident of luring the Leicester City manager to the Theatre or Dreams should they decide to sack underperforming Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, according to reports. It’s no longer news that things are not going smoothly for Solskjaer’s side as they currently occupy the sixth place in the Premier League table despite bringing in the likes of Jadon Sancho, Rafael Varane and Christian Ronaldo in the summer. United are nine points adrift of Chelsea after losing four of their first 11 games of the season. They need to improve in their next few games after the international break in order to have Solskjaer remain as t...
Amotekun nabs herbalist with coffin and dismembered body in Ogun
News

Amotekun nabs herbalist with coffin and dismembered body in Ogun

Two suspected ritualist killers, Dare Banjo a herbalist, and Toheeb Talubi, have been arrested by operatives of the Ogun State Security Network code-named Amotekun. They were arrested on Tuesday after the corps were alerted. Confirming the incident to newsmen, the Field Commander of Amotekun in Ogun State, David Akinremi said the suspects were sighted carrying a casket into a house in Fara area of Ijebu Igbo, Ogun State. “At about 8 pm of yesterday (Monday), Amotekun operatives in Ijebu Igbo received information that some persons were sighted bringing in a casket into a house in Fara area of the town. The operatives quickly mobilised to the scene and on arrival, they discovered that the building is the residence of one Dare Banjo, who is a herbalist. A casket was seen at a...
Caitlyn Jenner says O.J. Simpson ‘obviously’ killed his wife Nicole Brown Simpson and Kris Jenner knew her best friend would be murdered
Lifestyle

Caitlyn Jenner says O.J. Simpson ‘obviously’ killed his wife Nicole Brown Simpson and Kris Jenner knew her best friend would be murdered

Caitlyn Jenner said on Big Brother VIP that O.J. Simpson "obviously" killed his wife Nicole Brown Simpson and his ex-wife Kris Jenner knew her best friend would be murdered before it happened. Caitlyn made this revelation on the reality TV series on Monday, November 1, while talking to her co-stars, Omarosa and Jessika Power, about her very personal connection to the O.J. Simpson murder trial. Caitlyn, who was married to Kris Jenner, said: "I was at Nicole's house two days before the murder. "Nicole was Kris' best friend, had been for a long time. Without mincing words, Caitlyn said: "Obviously he did it, and he got away with it." Caitlyn, who fathered Kendall and Kylie Jenner, continued: "And at one point he even told Nicole, 'I'll kill you and get away with it, 'ca...
Actor Kal Penn comes out as gay and announces engagement to his partner of 11 years
Celebs

Actor Kal Penn comes out as gay and announces engagement to his partner of 11 years

Actor Kal Penn has come out as gay and he also announced that he is engaged to his partner of 11 years. The actor, in a recent interview with People, opened up about his relationship, how his parents reacted, and his wedding plans. Kal Penn, 44, has been in a relationship with his partner Josh for 11 years and the couple are engaged. The actor told People that he discovered his sexuality relatively later than most people. "I discovered my own sexuality relatively later in life compared to many other people. There's no timeline on this stuff. People figure their s*** out at different times in their lives, so I'm glad I did when I did." The star, who is set for the launch of his book titled You Can't Be Serious, said he felt "very supported" when he told his parents. ...
”From audio to video”- Relationship expert, Blessing Okoro, shows off massive building she is currently constructing
Lifestyle

”From audio to video”- Relationship expert, Blessing Okoro, shows off massive building she is currently constructing

Relationship expert, Blessing Okoro aka Blessing Okoro, is set to be a landlady. This evening she shared footage from a house she is currently building. Blessing came into the limelight in 2019 after she claimed to be the owner of the house that was later discovered to be owned by one Onye Eze, a businessman based in China. Blessing was humiliated after the man got her apprehended, handcuffed, and shared a video of her confessing online. Years after the incident, Blessing has now built her own house which she says will be opened in December. ''December I will show u the final result….. this is the process, we dey call White House and I am taking the street . Look out for BCEO Avenue. Audio to video I refused to be rich only on Instagram. Paul say I picked up the stone nob...
Shock as ‘female prisoner’ is discovered to actually be a male
News

Shock as ‘female prisoner’ is discovered to actually be a male

A dramatic scene played out at Shurugwi Female Prison last week as a supposedly female prisoner was discovered to be a male. 22-year-old Praise Mpofu who was dressed as a woman at the time of his arrest, is alleged to have been in the business of pretending to be a female to lure male clients who he would steal from. Mpofu was arrested after he allegedly stole from a man at Gweru’s Mkoba 6 suburb. The man reportedly paid for Mpofu’s services as a commercial sex worker, while under the impression that he was dealing with a woman. When they got to his home where they were supposed to spend the night, Mpofu stole from the man and ran away. He was arrested days later when he was spotted in Mkoba 6. At the time of his arrest, he was dressed as a woman, in a skirt and a blouse. He als...
Messi was ‘sick’ after Barcelona confirmed his exit – Aguero reveals
Sport

Messi was ‘sick’ after Barcelona confirmed his exit – Aguero reveals

Sergio Aguero has revealed that Lionel Messi was “sick” after his departure from Barcelona was confirmed. The ex-Manchester City striker has long been good friends with Messi, with the two being past roommates when playing internationally. Aguero joined Barca with the expectation he would be lining up alongside the 34-year-old. But after a shock emotional exit, Messi ended up at Paris Saint-Germain. Ahead of his debut for Barcelona, Aguero has opened up in an interview about Messi’s private reaction when he discovered his time at the Nou Camp had been cut short. Talking to El Pais, Aguero said: “It was a moment of shock. He was very sick. When I found out I couldn’t believe it. “That Saturday I went to see him at his house. And, because of my personality, since I didn’t...
Man arrested after his daughter’s corpse was discovered in Adamawa
News

Man arrested after his daughter’s corpse was discovered in Adamawa

A man said to be from Mayo-Belwa Town in Mayo-Belwa Local Government Area of Adamawa state, has been arrested after the corpse of his daughter was discovered in a remote area of the town in the state. The father had claimed the 16-year-old girl disappeared on her way home from the market after they had shopped together. Confirming his arrest, spokesperson of the state Police Command DSP Sulaiman Nguroje said anyone found culpable in the case would be brought to justice. Nguroje said; ”The suspect is in Police custody and investigation into the matter is on course. ”A male suspect from Mayo-Belwa LGA was arrested by the Police in the alleged disappearance of his 16-year-old daughter. “The suspect told the Police that he gave his daughter the foodstuff they bought from th...
EFCC allegedly arrests Governor Ganduje’s wife
News

EFCC allegedly arrests Governor Ganduje’s wife

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have reportedly arrested Hafsat Ganduje, wife of Kano state governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, over a bribery and land fraud case reported by her son, Abdulazeez Ganduje. Premiumtimes reports that Mrs Ganduje had earlier been invited to report to the EFCC’s Abuja headquarters on September 13 but she did not appear and the EFCC then threatened to arrest her. Sources close to her later said she travelled to the UK at the time to attend the graduation ceremony of one of her other sons. A person, who has the knowledge of the arrest but asked not to be identified, said “ told the publication she was arrested this (Monday) evening.” Abdulazeez had dragged his mum, Hafsat Ganduje, to the EFCC, sources familiar with the matter said, suggesti...
Jeanne Mai and Jeezy expecting first child together
Celebs

Jeanne Mai and Jeezy expecting first child together

Jeannie Mai and Jezzy are expecting their first child together, one year after they began trying to conceive. The Real co-host shared the news with Women's Health magazine. She said: "Jeezy and I have been kind of saving this and hiding this for five months.  "So, we’re relieved to finally share the news." Jeannie and Jeezy decided they wanted to start a family nearly a year ago, but they struggled to conceive. "It was not easy," the former Dancing with the Stars contestant says. The couple opted to try in-vitro fertilization (IVF). "We both needed a bit of assistance, especially with me being 41 at the time," Jeannie explains. But then, just a month before the couple’s March 2021 wedding at their Atlanta home, Jeannie discovered she was pregnant. Soon after, ...
Woman who stopped shaving body hair boldly shows off her body as she says people now call her a man because of her beard
News

Woman who stopped shaving body hair boldly shows off her body as she says people now call her a man because of her beard

A woman with thick body hair has stopped shaving her hair and she says some people mock her for "looking like a man" Bethany Burgoyne, 30, an artist from Essex, UK, has been growing out her body hair since 2018, reports Mirror.co,uk. While growing up she felt pressured to shave her body hair to fit in with society's "toxic" beauty standards. However, at 27, she began to ask why she was removing body hair and whether she was doing it for herself or others. Bethany arrived at the conclusion that hair removal is a ridiculous idea and she began embracing her body hair. She now allows her leg, armpit, belly, chin, and pubic hair to grow out. As she now has a three centimetre-long beard, Bethany said some people have called her a "man" and told her she "needed a...
50 Cent slammed for Insensitive Post on the death of Michael K Williams who he had Beef with
Celebs

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...
‘The Wire’ Actor, Michael K. Williams dies of Suspected Heroin Overdose at 54
Celebs

‘The Wire’ Actor, Michael K. Williams dies of Suspected Heroin Overdose at 54

American actor, Michael K. Williams, best known for his role as Baltimore stick-up man Omar Little on HBO’s The Wire, has sadly died at the age of 54. The actor was found dead of a suspected heroin overdose in his Brooklyn penthouse Monday afternoon, September 6, law-enforcement sources told The Post. He was discovered unconscious in the dining room of his luxury Williamsburg pad with what appeared to be heroin on the kitchen table, sources said. The acclaimed actor’s nephew found him a little before 2 p.m., and someone called cops to the address at 440 Kent Ave., saying there was a man there who was “unresponsive” and “feels cold,” sources said. Williams was pronounced dead by authorities at 2:12 p.m., and it appeared the TV star had fa...
Manchester City star, Benjamin Mendy ‘had a meltdown’ when he arrived in jail awaiting his rape trial
Sport

Manchester City star, Benjamin Mendy ‘had a meltdown’ when he arrived in jail awaiting his rape trial

Manchester City star, Benjamin Mendy allegedly had a meltdown after he arrived in prison because he mistakenly thought he would be housed in a 'VIP wing'. The 27-year-old, who is charged with four counts of rape and one count of sexual assault against three people, was told by guards he would be placed in the VP wing for vulnerable prisoners after he arrived at HMP Altcourse in Liverpool on Friday August 27. However, he was left heartbroken after he discovered he wasn't going to be locked up  in a VIP wing for celebrity figures. A source told The Sun: 'When Mendy arrived staff explained he was going to be kept on the VP wing for his own safety.' They added: 'He had a rude awakening when he saw the cell and realised who he was going to be mixing with. 'He wasn't happy and ...
Newborn baby abandoned at dump site in Bayelsa cries to death
News

Newborn baby abandoned at dump site in Bayelsa cries to death

A newborn baby boy has died shortly after he was found abandoned at a dump site in Okaka community in Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa state. It was gathered that the baby wrapped in Ankara fabric was crying helplessly when it was discovered on Saturday morning, August 28, by some residents who came out to dump their refuse. According to the residents, the first person that saw the child raised the alarm which attracted a crowd from the neighbourhood, but no help came as the child was already dying from the cold and the rain of the previous night. They said the child was confirmed dead later, as he stopped crying. Spokesman of the State Police Command, SP Asinim Butswat, who confirmed the incident, said the Divisional Police Officer in charge of the area visited...
Man kills 7-year-old daughter to avenge wife’s infidelity
News

Man kills 7-year-old daughter to avenge wife’s infidelity

A Nigerian man identified as, John Emmanuel, reportedly killed his 7-year-old daughter in a bid to avenge his wife’s infidelity. According to a report by Vanguardngr, the suspect killed the young girl identified as, Favour, following news that his wife had married a Sierra Leonean in the United States of America and was pregnant for the foreigner. He would go on to bury her body in a shallow grave before fleeing the area. Neighbors who had not seen Favour for sometime, became curious when they did not see her father too. One of them was said to have alerted others upon discovering a newly dug shallow grave behind their building. In the inquisitive neighbour’s attempt to ascertain what was buried , he reportedly discovered it was Favour. Neighbours concluded the deceased’s f...
35-year-old Serial Rapist Paraded for allegedly Raping 4-year-old girl in Ilorin
News

35-year-old Serial Rapist Paraded for allegedly Raping 4-year-old girl in Ilorin

A 35- year-old serial rapist Kola Mogaji, was on Friday paraded for allegedly raping a four-year-old girl (name withheld) in Ilorin, the Kwara state capital. It was gathered that Kola, who is a fashion designer and a resident of Oja Ago area of llorin, already has a rape charge preferred against him and currently standing trial in the court before this fresh allegation. The spokesman of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, in Kwara State, Babawale Zaid Afolabi, said the suspect has a pending case in court after he was accused of having canal knowledge of a three-year-old girl some months ago. “The suspect can be categorised as a serial rapist because this will be second rape case preferred against him while we are still carrying out further investigations about his...
Singer Solidstar accuses Festac hotel of working with ”witches” and giving him a duvet ‘filled with evil spirits that almost ate up his heart’
Celebs

Singer Solidstar accuses Festac hotel of working with ”witches” and giving him a duvet ‘filled with evil spirits that almost ate up his heart’

Singer Solid star shared a post on his Instagram page that has got some people talking. In the post, the singer said he checked into a hotel in Festac town only to discover that the hotel worked with ''witches''. He said he was offered a designer duvet in the hotel and that he later discovered that the duvet was filled with evil spirits that almost ate up his life. He ended by saying God turned up for him. See his post below  
Onouvevwo: Emerging Quarter-miler Inspired by Brume
Sport

Onouvevwo: Emerging Quarter-miler Inspired by Brume

Nigeria’s only track and field medallist at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, Ese Brume, is a source of inspiration to Nigerians even before achieving success on Tuesday. Ella Onouvevwo, a 400m runner who is only in SS3, sees Brume as her sporting idol. Just like many sportsmen and women who have come out of Delta State, Onouvevwo was discovered while representing her school — Etigbo Secondary School, Ughelli. A successful outing with her school propelled her to more success on the national stage, winning a gold medal at the 2019 National Youth Games in Ilorin. “I started athletics in 2019 after I represented my school at an invitation relay at Government College, Ughelli, where we placed second. Then my coach called me and said we should start training,” she told PUNCH Sports E...
Kidnappers Abduct two Children and 5 Adults in Suleja
News

Kidnappers Abduct two Children and 5 Adults in Suleja

Two children and seven adults were reportedly abducted at Anguwar Kwankwashe in Suleja, Niger state. Daily Trust reported that the kidnappers in large number invaded some houses and a hotel around 1:35 am on Tuesday August 3. Two of the kidnap victims however escaped from their abductors. An eyewitness, Shehu Abdulkadir said; “They split into groups to attack homes from where they took their victims. “It was even the sound of their gun shot that woke me up. I walked quietly to check the window and discovered that the kidnappers, some of them even dressed like soldiers." A vigilante, who preferred anonymity, said he alerted men of the C police division immediately he heard the sound of the sporadic gunshots in the area. He said the vigilante ...
Female Kickboxing Head Coach found dead in Kwara hotel room
Sport

Female Kickboxing Head Coach found dead in Kwara hotel room

The Head Coach of Kickboxing Association in Ogun State, Olufunke Ogunsuyi, has died. Ogunsuyi, popularly called ‘Big Fish’ was found dead in her hotel room in Ilorin, Kwara State capital on Saturday, July 31. The desceased was participating in the Kwara Zonal and Invitational Kickboxing Championship organised by the State Government. She officiated in the competition and also fielded two athletes. Ogunsuyi, who hailed from Ijebu-Ode, was a former kickboxing champion and graduate of Physical and Health Education (PHE) and Sports Psychology. It was gathered that search for the late coach began after she failed to appear at the stadium at 12 noon when all the other officials were supposed to converge for the commencement of the final ceremony of the competition. Several cal...
Afghan interpreter for US Army beheaded by Taliban, as militant group now claim almost 90% of Afghan territory following US withdrawal of forces
News

Afghan interpreter for US Army beheaded by Taliban, as militant group now claim almost 90% of Afghan territory following US withdrawal of forces

Afghan interpreter for US Army beheaded by Taliban, as militant group now claim almost 90% of Afghan territory following US withdrawal of forces Sohail Pardis, an Afghan interpreter who worked for the US Army has been beheaded by the Taliban, it has been revealed. Pardis was one of the thousands of Afghan interpreters who worked for the US military. The Taliban now claims it has 85% territory control of Afghanistan following the withdrawal of US forces ordered by president Joe Biden. According to a CNN report on Friday morning July 23, Pardis was driving from his home in Afghanistan's capital Kabul to nearby Khost province on May 12 for Eid when his vehicle was blocked at a checkpoint by the Taliban. Villagers who witnessed the incident say the Taliban shot his car before i...
Fire at Beyoncé and Jay Z’s New Orleans mansion Investigated as Possible arson
Celebs

Fire at Beyoncé and Jay Z’s New Orleans mansion Investigated as Possible arson

A fire that broke out at a mansion believed to belong to Beyoncé and Jay Z is being investigated as possible arson. New Orleans Police Department confirmed that there was a report of a suspicious person in the area on Wednesday, July 21, around 6.20pm, when the fire was believed to have broken out. The fire in the 1500 block of Harmony Street in New Orleans appeared to have begun in the kitchen. According to Nola.com firefighters found books inside an oven and a gas can was also discovered on the property. A neighbour told the website that police believe that someone broke into the home shortly before the fire. It took 22 firefighters over two hours to extinguish the fire. A witness told WGNO News that a man was seen running from the property. August Arther sai...
Lady found Dead and another Declared Missing in Delta
News

Lady found Dead and another Declared Missing in Delta

The decomposing corpse of an unidentified lady has been found around the popular Federal University Junction axis of the East-West Road in Delta state. The corpse was discovered inside a drainage connected to nearby Agbarho River. According to an eyewitness, the lady appeared to have been killed before she was dumped in the drain. Another witness claimed she may have been knocked down by a vehicle. The deceased was seen lying face down in the drain. In a related development, a young lady identified as Stephanie Solomon, pictured above, has been reported missing in Okumagba Avenue area of Warri South council area. Stephanie was reportedly last seen after close of work on Monday July 19 from a plaza close to Total filling station at the Okumagbe Estate Roundabout. One of her fr...
Generator fumes kills four family members who returned from Lagos to Kwara for the Sallah festivities
News

Generator fumes kills four family members who returned from Lagos to Kwara for the Sallah festivities

Four family members were found dead in Sanmora, Irepodun Local Government Area, Kwara State after they fell asleep with the generator on. The Lagos-based family had visited Kwara state for the Sallah festivities when the tragic incident happened between Tuesday night, July 20, and Wednesday morning, July 21. The victims, who are from Ojomu family compound, included a man, his wife, another woman and child. Two others were found unconscious in the house on Wednesday, July 21, and were rushed to the hospital. According to eyewitness accounts, the family had feasted into the night on Tuesday and left the generator running in their corridor before they fell asleep. A neighbour who visited to greet them on Wednesday found their bodies and raised alarm. A source said, accordin...
Kenyan female police officer who killed 2 ex lovers, found dead
News

Kenyan female police officer who killed 2 ex lovers, found dead

Fugitive Kenyan female police officer Caroline Kangogo who is believed to have killed two men alleged to be her ex lovers, has been found dead. According to reports, her lifeless body was discovered lying in a bathroom at her parents’ home and moved to Iten County Referral Hospital mortuary. According to Rift Valley Regional Commissioner George Natembeya, Kangogo died of self-inflicted gunshot wounds to the head. However, a postmoterm report is yet to be done. Caroline Kangogo apologised for killing her colleague in a detailed ‘suicide note’ Kangogo was the main suspect for the murder of two men – John Ogweno, a police oficer and Peter Ndwiga, a businessman in Juja. Detectives say the Nakuru based cop shot dead her colleague, constable Ogweno, on Monday, July 5 and fled to ...
Woman finds family of 18 snakes living under her bed
News

Woman finds family of 18 snakes living under her bed

A woman received the shock of her life when she discovered 18 snakes living under her bed.   Trish Wilcher was terrified when she found the family of snakes, including the babes under her bed in her bedroom in Augusta, Georgia in the US. According to her, she first thought she had spotted a "piece of fuzz."   "Look at all the baby snakes in my bedroom.,,, I am freaked out," she said on Facebook while sharing pictures of the snake family.     Trish and her husband Max turned their bedroom "upside-down" to discover more snakes. They ended up finding 17 baby snakes and their mother   Trish said she believes that the snakes got inside her home because some land was cleared near her house and it became the home spot.    ...
Naked Woman Trapped between two buildings left crying for help for half an hour before firefighters launched two-hour mission to free her
News

Naked Woman Trapped between two buildings left crying for help for half an hour before firefighters launched two-hour mission to free her

A naked woman mysteriously became trapped between two buildings in California, USA, and cried for help for half an hour before her location was discovered. Emergency services were called to the bizarre incident at 1020 N. Harbor Blvd at 2.05pm on Tuesday, July 13, according to Fox 11. Workers in the area heard a woman crying but struggled to locate exactly where she was. They searched for around 20 to 30 minutes before finally figuring out her location. Fire crews were unable to establish how the woman was able to become wedged in the 18-inch gap between the walls of an auto body shop and car stereo store in Santa Ana, California. For two hours, firefighters from Orange County Fire Authority tried to free her. They drilled a small hole into the wall so they could insert...
Suspected Thief Nabbed for allegedly stealing generator in Benue
News

Suspected Thief Nabbed for allegedly stealing generator in Benue

A suspected thief has been nabbed for allegedly stealing a generator in Vandeikya Local Government Area of Benue State. According to the owner of the generator, Sam Lornem, who shared the photos on Sunday, July 11, the suspect was almost set ablaze by youths in the community but some people came and begged for his release. It was further gathered that some new clothes were found inside the shuttle bag the suspect was carrying. Upon interrogation, he confessed to have stolen them from a boutique. "This happened three days ago where this guy came at the back of my shop, stood as if he was about to urinate within that public toilet that is located in the garage," he narrated. He watched around, checked our movement and made sure we were at the generator point. He removed the out...
Kenyan police officer allegedly pushes his girlfriend to death from fourth floor balcony
News

Kenyan police officer allegedly pushes his girlfriend to death from fourth floor balcony

A police officer is on the run after allegedly killing his girlfriend by pushing her off the balcony of their fourth floor apartment in Ngumba area of Kasarani, Nairobi County, Kenya. The officer identified Kelvin Amwayi, is said to have had an argument with his girlfriend, Jackline Muthoni in the early hours of Saturday, July 3, before she fell off the balcony. According to neighbours who responded, the officer threatened them with a gun before taking off soon after they rushed to see what had caused the loud bang. The lady fell on the rear windscreen of a Nissan Tida. According to a police report, Joshua Owiti, a security guard at an apartment called Kwea House called police at 4 am. “There was a heated argument and commotion which led to the falling of the lady from th...
NDLEA arrests Brazil-based mother of three with 100 wraps of cocaine concealed in her private part, handbag
News

NDLEA arrests Brazil-based mother of three with 100 wraps of cocaine concealed in her private part, handbag

Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, have arrested a Nigerian woman based in Brazil, Mrs. Anita Ugochinyere Ogbonna, at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, NAIA, Abuja, with 100 pellets of cocaine concealed in her private part and handbag. NDLEA spokesman, Femi Babafemi, who disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, July 4, said the mother of three was arrested on arrival in Abuja via Qatar Air from Sao Paulo, Brazil through Doha on Friday night, July 2. "The suspect was arrested on Friday night on arrival in Abuja via Qatar Air from Sao Paulo, Brazil through Doha. Upon a proper search, 12 wraps of cocaine inserted in her private part were extracted while another 88 pellets stuffed in socks were discovered hidden in her handbag," Babafemi stated. ...
Super TV CEO murder: Chidinma Ojukwu booked apartment where the incident happened using a fake name- Investigation reveals
News

Super TV CEO murder: Chidinma Ojukwu booked apartment where the incident happened using a fake name- Investigation reveals

A preliminary police report on the alleged murder of the Chief Executive Officer of Super TV, Uwaifo Osifo Ataga, indicates that Chidinma Adaora Ojukwu, the 21-year UNILAG student who is the prime suspect in the case, booked the short-let apartment in Lekki where the incident happened using a fake name, Jewel. The report also indicated that several calls placed to a phone number with which 21-year-old Ojukwu booked didn’t go through after Ataga’s body was discovered in the room on Wednesday, June 16. The incident was said to have been reported to the police by the operator of the facility, Mrs Nkechi Mogbo. The report in part reads “Mogbo reported that around 3pm of June 16, 2021, she received a call from her security guard on Adebowale Oshin Street, Lekki Phase I where she h...
Man arrested with $184,800 Concealed in a Diaper at Kano airport
News

Man arrested with $184,800 Concealed in a Diaper at Kano airport

The Area Comptroller in charge of Kano/Jigawa Command of the Nigeria Customs, Suleiman Pai Umar, has handed over one Sabo Suleiman to the Kano Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. The suspect was arrested in a joint operation on June 17, 2021 by the EFCC, Services Security Service, SSS and the Nigeria Customs Service at the Malam Aminu Kano International Airport. He was nabbed when he came to claim an unaccompanied suitcase that arrived aboard an Ethiopian Air flight ET911 from Saudi Arabia through Addis Ababa. Upon arrest, it was discovered that a sum of $184,800 (One Hundred and Eighty-Four Thousand Dollars), SAR 1,723,310 (One Million, Seven Hundred and Twenty Three Thousand, Three Hundred and Ten Saudi Riyals) was concealed in a diaper pack. The mon...
UNIUYO student shot dead, another injured as rival cult groups clash
News

UNIUYO student shot dead, another injured as rival cult groups clash

A student of the University of Uyo, AkwaIbom state, has been killed and another shot in a supremacy battle which erupted between two rivals cult groups in the institution. It was gathered that the incident started on Tuesday, June 29, 2021, when the 300-level student in the department of Geography Department, Faculty of Social Sciences was shot dead by some suspected cultists. After the death of the student identified as Duke Alexander, a reprisal attack was launched by a rival group the next day. "A student from the Department of Geography was killed on Tuesday. But, on Wednesday around 5 pm, we heard some gunshots in the Department of Fine Art and on getting there discovered that a final year student was shot. He was said to be rushed to an undisclosed hospital where he ...
Two Fake Police Officers and Fake Civil defense in police net
News

Two Fake Police Officers and Fake Civil defense in police net

Men of Ogun state police command have arrested two men who impersonated to be police officers in Ibogun town Ifo local government area of Ogun state. A statement released by DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, spokesperson of the state police command, states that the suspects, Tajudeen Bankole and Fawoyi Rotimi, were arrested following a distress call received from one Ibikunle Idowu that the two men came to his hotel, presented themselves as police officers and demanded for an unspecified amount of money from him. He stated further that the two men were threatening to bundle him into their car should he refuse to meet their demands. ''Upon the distress call, the Dpo Ibogun division csp Samuel Oladele mobilized his men and moved to the scene where they met the two men and got them arrested. O...
‘We don’t patronise witch doctors or use charms’ – IPOB tells police
News

‘We don’t patronise witch doctors or use charms’ – IPOB tells police

The proscribed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) has denied the allegation by the Imo State Police Command that its Eastern Security Network killed a native doctor preparing 'charms' for them in Awommama Oru East LGA of Imo State, Pascal Okeke, and burnt his house after the charm lost potency . The Commissioner, Imo State Police Command, Abutu Yaro, had in a statement on Sunday, June 27, said the police had discovered the remains of a native doctor after dismantling an IPOB/ESN camp in Imo. However, in a statement by its Media and Publicity Secretary, Emma Powerful, IPOB said the group is not fetish, and relied only on God for powers. The statement reads: “The attention of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) ably led by our great leader Mazi Nnamdi Kanu has been drawn to th...
Man 68, battered wife, 66, to death with chopping board after he became convinced she was having an affair…
News

Man 68, battered wife, 66, to death with chopping board after he became convinced she was having an affair…

A jealous man battered his wife to death with a marble chopping board after she signed off a text to their handyman with a kiss, a court has heard. The court heard how Leslie Winnister, 68, went to the pub for a pint and a packet of crisps after killing his wife, Suzanne Winnister, 66. When he was arrested in his bloodstained clothes he told officers: 'I've just had a terrible day.' His wife was found by family members with severe head and neck injuries at the couple's gated £1.6m house in Becketts Close, Bexley, at around 9.15pm on September 8 last year. Winnister was discovered among the graves in a nearby churchyard after leaving the King's Head pub in Bexley High Street. He has now been handed an indefinite hospital order at after admitting his wife's manslaughte...
Groom calls off wedding after the bride’s family didn’t prepare the dish he wanted, marries another woman the same day
News

Groom calls off wedding after the bride’s family didn’t prepare the dish he wanted, marries another woman the same day

A man in India reportedly called off his wedding just before the ceremony was due to take place after he discovered that the bride's family failed to prepare a dish he had wanted. To anger the bride's family, the groom married another woman later that very day, the New Indian Express reported. According to the newspaper, 27-year-old Ramakant Patra had arrived with a traditional wedding procession to marry a woman in Sukinda, a town in the Jajpur district of Odisha, on Wednesday June 23. When he and his family arrived, they were welcomed by the bride's relatives and taken to have lunch before the wedding ceremony. The groom had demanded mutton (sheep meat) curry be part of the wedding feast, the newspaper reported. So when the dish was not prepared, an argument broke out and...
Suspected kidnappers kill PDP Councillorship candidate, one other in Plateau state
News

Suspected kidnappers kill PDP Councillorship candidate, one other in Plateau state

Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have killed two young men in Fobur district in Jos East Local Government Area of Plateau State. One of the victims was identified as a councillorship candidate of the People's Democratic Party, PDP, in the forthcoming local government election in the state. It was gathered that the young men were shot dead by the kidnappers who invaded the community in the early hours of Friday, June 25. According to a source, the two young men put up a resistance when they were being dragged away and the kidnappers shot at them and fled when it was discovered that they both died on the spot. The Senator representing Plateau North, Senator Istifanus Gyang, who confirmed the incident in a statement signed by his Special Assistant Media and Protocol, Musa Ibrah...
How Nigeria Accidentally Discovered 206trn Cubic Feet Gas Reserve – Timipre Sylva
News

How Nigeria Accidentally Discovered 206trn Cubic Feet Gas Reserve – Timipre Sylva

Chief Timipre Sylva, Minister of State for Petroleum has said that Nigeria accidentally discovered 206 trillion cubic feet of gas reserves while in search of crude oil. Sylva, who disclosed this in Abuja at a News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) forum, disclosed that the country could discover an additional 600 trillion cubic feet reserve to enable it achieve the desired development required of a gas nation. “We’ve a lot of gas in this country. We have 206 trillion cubic feet of gas reserves. “This number is already discovered in gas reserves and this 206 trillion cubic feet reserve was found while looking for oil, so it was accidentally discovered. “We were actually going to look for crude oil and we found gas, and in that process of accidentally finding gas, we have found up to 2...
Niger Delta Ministry Sold N90m Vehicles for N2m one year after they were Bought – Senate committee claims
News

Niger Delta Ministry Sold N90m Vehicles for N2m one year after they were Bought – Senate committee claims

An audit report by the Senate Public Accounts Committee (SPAC) has indicted officials of the Ministry of Niger Delta for allegedly illegally selling six vehicles that cost N90 million for a peanut of N2 million, less than one year after acquisition. Leadership newspaper reports that the Senate committee indicted the officials of the ministry after investigating the 2015 report of the Auditor General of the Federation. The Senate panel is demanding that the accounting officer in the ministry (permanent secretary) should be sanctioned for illegally selling the vehicles. According to the report, the vehicles were purchased from JBS motors on June 23rd and 18th August 2014. The Senate committee's report in part reads “The ministry disposed a total of 22 vehicles to various benefi...
Over 2,000 Injected with Fake COVID-19 Vaccines in India
News

Over 2,000 Injected with Fake COVID-19 Vaccines in India

Police in India have launched an investigation into a fake COVID-19 vaccination racket after 2,000 people were inoculated with fake COVID vaccine doses in Mumbai and another 1,000, some disabled, in Kolkata. Authorities in Mumbai said that around 2,000 people who thought they were being vaccinated were injected with a saline solution. Ten people have been arrested including two doctors at a private hospital in the financial hub, police told a news conference, with the scammers targeting residents of an upscale housing complex in one case "We (then) discovered that eight more camps were organised by this syndicate," said Vishwas Patil, joint commissioner for the law and order division. Police have recovered Rs 12.4 crore ($16,700) in cash which was "fraudulently obtained" by t...
”I am in pains”- Harrysong laments after finding out a ‘single mum of two” he was sending money to is actually a man
Celebs

”I am in pains”- Harrysong laments after finding out a ‘single mum of two” he was sending money to is actually a man

Harrysong says he is currently in "pain" after he recently discovered he has been defrauded. In a post shared on his Instastories, Harrysong who got married two months ago said he had been chatting and sending money to a certain ''single mum of two." He said he recently discovered that the said person is a man who he has been disguising as a single mum. See his post below

Notice: ob_end_flush(): failed to send buffer of zlib output compression (0) in /home/gqbzggmy/public_html/wp-includes/functions.php on line 5107