Commenting on ways to lessen grief of slain soldiers families get a sense of closure, a senior researcher in the Transnational Threats and International Crime Programme at the Institute for Security Studies, Pretoria, South Africa, Dr. Akinola Olojo, said...
Ashiat Abdulganiyu, a 300 Level student of the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, Kaduna State, has committed suicide by drinking poison. Ashiat took her own life in the early hours of today at her Samaru, Zaria home, shortly after hanging...
FOUR traders were on Monday crushed to death on the Ibadan-Oyo Expressway when a truck rammed  a taxi conveying them at a failed portion of the road. Several portions of the road have become...
A 49-year-old night guard with the Ekiti State Scholarship Board, Abolarin Olaoye, has hanged himself on the premises of the board inside the state secretariat complex in Ado-Ekiti. The dangling body of the father of five and native of Igogo...
Anti-kidnapping operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested two brothers, Saheed Obadimeji, 19, and Ayodeji Obadimeji, 18, for allegedly beheading 10-year-old Joseph Makinde over N200,000. The Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, CSP Chike Oti, said in a...
The family of Patience Oni has been thrown into mourning after she was allegedly killed by officers of the Nigeria Customs Service in the Badagry area of Lagos State. PUNCH Metro gathered that the Customs officers attached to the Seme...
A cannibal, who butchered his lover, roasted and ate her brain then drank her blood and tried to summon the devil, has been jailed for 19 years in Russia. Dmitry Luchin brutally killed his older lover, Olga Budunova, 45, hitting...
An undergraduate of the Imo State University, Owerri, Jennifer Agomuo, has allegedly taken her own life after a disagreement with her boyfriend, simply identified as Johnson. The tragedy which occurred in one of the hostels in the Aladinma Alliance area...
The Niger State Police Command has arrested a 40-year-old man, Mr Joseph Abanda, for allegedly killing one Umaru Yakubu of Kwagana village in Paikoro Local Government Area of the state. The command confirmed the suspect’s arrest on Tuesday, stating that...
Boko Haram has killed 44  soldiers and nine farmers in three days of attacks on some villages in  Borno State,  AFP has reported. According to the report, which quoted security sources, the Islamic State West Africa Province, a Boko Haram splinter group,...