June 24, 2016

Tension in Ikorodu, Lagos as 50 persons are feared dead

According to reports, suspected pipeline vandals invaded the Igbo Olomu Community in Ikorodu area of Lagos this morning shooting sporadically in the air. Following the massive shooting, 50 people are feared dead Residents continue to flee the area in the wave of deadly attacks by suspected militants. Last weekend, the […]
June 24, 2016

Nigeria: UNICEF responds to state of IDPs in Borno state

Numerous reports of mass starvation at IDP camps in Bama, Borno state, have been reported in Nigeria UNICEF in a report stated its ongoing commitment while working with partners in Bama, Borno State, since March 2016, providing health, nutrition and water and sanitation support in a camp housing 25,000 people […]
June 23, 2016

93 left dead after India lightning

At least 93 people have been killed and more than 20 injured by lightning strikes in the Indian states of Bihar, Jharkhand, Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh, officials say. Most of the people who died were working on farms during torrential rains on Tuesday, reports said. Lightning strikes are common […]
June 16, 2016

Niger Delta Avengers blow up NNPC Pipeline in Akwa Ibom

The Niger Delta Avengers attacked NNPC pipeline in Akwa Ibom state in the early morning of today, June 16. They announced that they have attacked the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) pipeline located in Oruk Anam local government area of the state. The Avengers through their social media account on […]
June 15, 2016

Wreckage of EgyptAir crash found, authorities say

Wreckage of the EgyptAir flight that went missing over the Mediterranean last month has been found, Egyptian investigators say. A statement said “several main locations of the wreckage” had been identified. A deep sea search vessel had also sent back the first images of the wreckage, the statement added. There […]
June 15, 2016

60 families rendered homeless after angry lover set boyfriend’s house ablaze

Shack dwellers clear the place where their shacks used to be. Photo by Michael Dlamini. Hmmm, hell hath no fury like a woman scorned, they say. One can only wonder what made her so angry. 60 families were left homeless on Monday after a woman allegedly burned her boyfriend’s shack […]
June 15, 2016

Mistress’ family allegedly slit lover’s son’s throat in revenge

Andile Moloi, Oupa Rikhotso’s eight-month pregnant girlfriend, is comforted by her mum, Nthabiseng Mabaso. Photo by Noko Mashilo Exactly two years ago, a South African, Joseph Rikhotso’s jealous wife petrol bombed the family home of his alleged mistress, South African Daily Sun reports. And last Tuesday was a sad one […]
June 15, 2016

Group calls for exhuming and reburial of Biafrans buried inside Onitsha Army Barracks in June

Governor of Anambra, Willie Obiano and President Buhari, in 2015. There are many gruesome details in this post written by Intersociety.  Read on: The leadership of International Society for Civil Liberties & the Rule of Law (Intersociety) wishes to inform all Nigerians and international watchers that we have totally been […]