Suspected Boko Haram members on Saturday invaded a village on the outskirts of  Maiduguri, Borno State, and razed 65 houses. The attack forced many of the residents to flee the village to avoid being killed by the terrorists. However,  some...
An 18-year-old man, Samuel Akpobome, who was arrested by the police in Edo State for allegedly killing his mother for money rituals, has explained how he committed the act. Akpobome told PUNCH Metro on Wednesday that he strangled the victim, Christiana Ighoyivwi,...
First son of late Dim Chukwuemeka Ojukwu, Chief Debe Sylvester Ojukwu, is dead According to a family source, who confirmed the news today said that debe who was 62 years old died at a private hospital in Lagos... Naija News Understands that prior...
The Benue State Police Command has confirmed the killing of a man and his three children by his wife, Rachael Adetsav, who also took her life. The children were named Ngwuavese, Senater and Joshua. Our correspondent gathered that the woman, after...
Nineteen miners have been confirmed dead in east China following a mining accident earlier this month that trapped 22 people, state media reported on Monday. The tunnel where the miners were working was blocked at both ends by coal after...
There was pandemonium on the Ilesa-Akure Expressway on Thursday as 14 persons died when a truck ran over four vehicles. Our correspondent gathered that the brakes of a Volvo truck, which was heading towards Akure, failed, as the truck crushed...
A Canadian rapper died after falling from the wing of a flying plane he was walking on during a music video shoot, his management team said. Jon James, 33, died instantly in the “wing-walking” accident in Vernon, British Columbia, on...
A commercial motorcyclist in the Gangansi area of Ibadan, Oyo State has committed suicide, leaving behind a suicide note in his room that stated the reason for his action. It was learnt that the corpse of the late commercial motorcycle...
Some gunmen on Wednesday invaded the home of the treasurer of the All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State, Moses Adeoye. The assailants reportedly shot dead Adeoye while he ate at his residence in Otun-Ekiti, a town in the Moba Local...
The family of a former finance minister, Nenadi Usman, has written the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, over what it termed the cold murder of 31-year-old Anita Akapson, the daughter of the former minister. In a petition signed by the...