July 1, 2016

Man kills wife, his 3 kids and himself

Phoukeo Dej-Oudom, 35, from Las Vegas was seen running and screaming for help as her gun-wielding estranged husband chased her from their home to two store parking lots, authorities said Thursday. Court records show that Dej-Oudom filed for divorce May 25 from her husband, Jason Hagan Dej-Odoum after almost 16 […]
July 1, 2016

Witness describes how woman dumped her son’s corpse in canal

A police witness, Sgt. Adeola Lawal, told an Ikeja High Court in Lagos that a hairdresser, Funmilayo Odunlade, dumped the corpse of her 13-year-old son, Tunde Sunmola, in a canal after the boy died of an illness sometime in 2014. Lawal made the revelation on Thursday while being led in […]
July 1, 2016

Hindu priest macheted to death in Bangaldesh

A Hindu priest was killed at a temple in Bangladesh, police and senior administrative officials have said. Shaymanonda Das, 45, was killed on Friday in the Jhinaidah district, 300km south west of the capital, Dhaka. “He was preparing morning prayers with flowers at the temple early in the morning and […]
July 1, 2016

Ritual killing on the increase in Edo state

The corpse of a  33-year old woman identified as Akhere Emujede has been found   in Ubiaja town, headquarters of Esan South East Local Government. She is understood to have been raped and murdered. Her corpse was reportedly dumped in a church within the locality. Eyewitnesses said the victim’s throat […]
July 1, 2016

Teenage prisoner ‘eaten alive’ in cell

An 18-year-old prisoner, Gerdo Karelse prisoner was allegedly eaten alive before being killed by a fellow inmate on Monday afternoon. He had been held in a cell with 29-year-old Zuko Mqungquthu, who had been arrested on June 24 for domestic
 violence. Karelse was arrested after getting embroiled in an 
altercation on […]
June 30, 2016

Photos from the bus explosion which killed 18 in Somalia today

The explosion comes less than a week after an attack on a hotel by the Al-Shabaab armed group in Mogadishu killed at least 15 people. The group, which wants to topple the government, frequently attacks security forces and civilians. At least 18 civilians were killed when a roadside bomb went […]
June 30, 2016

Pictures: Peace Mass Transit involved in fatal crash

Not again! Another case of accident has been reported on Peace  Mass Transit commercial buses. According to the poster who shared the images online, Gwen Ifeson, the founder of Help A Child Foundation, the bus was traveling from Enugu to Bayelsa State before it was involved in the fatal accident […]
June 29, 2016

100s of underwears litter Brazil’s Copacabana beach to protest rape

Hundreds of red and white pairs of underwear were scattered across Brazil’s most famous beach on Monday in a nationwide protest against rape. The protest on the beach comes after a 16-year-old girl revealed that she had been allegedly gang raped by more than 30 men in late May. She […]