Posts Tagged ‘Killed’

“Gang Was Paid N1 Million” — Alleged Killers Of UNIBEN Undergraduate Say

Six suspects that were paraded recently by the Edo State Police Command, made confessional statements to the murder of 100 level UNIBEN student, Vera Uwaila. Vera who on May 27, 2020 went to church to read, was assaulted, raped and was murdered by unknown men. The incident incited the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu […]

25-Year-Old Sentenced To Death By Hanging For Killing Fellow Herder In Ekiti

A 25 years old man has recently been condemned to death by hanging by the Ekiti State High Court after he killed a fellow herder with the use of a matchet. The judge presiding over the case, Justice Adekunle Adeleye, stated that there were no later occurrence that contradicted the evidence that clouded one tendered […]

United States’ first female Muslim judge found dead in Hudson River

A groundbreaking black jurist who became the first Muslim woman to serve as a U.S. judge was found dead in New York’s Hudson River on Wednesday, police said. Sheila Abdus-Salaam, a 65-year-old associate judge of New York’s highest court, was found floating off Manhattan’s west side at about 1:45 p.m. EDT (1545 GMT), a police […]

Osama Bin Laden’s son confirmed dead

Hamza Bin Laden, the son of al-Qaeda founder Osama Bin Laden, died in an air strike, US media outlets report, citing intelligence officials. The place and date of death were unclear. The Pentagon did not comment. Bin Laden, thought to be aged about 30, had released audio and video messages calling for attacks on the […]

Obasanjo Reacts to Murder of Fasoranti’s Daughter

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said that Nigeria has been diminished by the killing of the daughter of Afenifere leader, Pa Reuben Fasoranti, late Mrs Funke Olakunri, by suspected herdsmen in Ondo state on Friday. Obasanjo declared that the killing, by suspected Fulani herdsmen was a worrisome development in the polity, especially, at a time […]

BREAKING| Ethiopia army chief, local officials killed amid regional ‘coup’ bid

Ehiopia’s army chief and a top local leader have been shot dead during an attempt to overthrow a regional government in the north of the country, underscoring political instability as Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed tries to reform the nation. Violence flared on Saturday afternoon in Amhara, one of nine autonomous regions, when a “hit squad” […]