Nigeria loses in British court, to forfeit $9 billion assets

Nigeria loses in British court, to forfeit $9 billion assets

The Nigerian government will be forfeiting N3.2 trillion ($9 billion) in assets to a company Process & Industrial Development Limited (P&ID), over its...
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R Kelly misses court hearing in Chicago after transport mix-up

R Kelly misses court hearing in Chicago after transport mix-up

Embattled singer,  R. Kelly failed to appear for a court hearing on Thursday, August 15, after prosecutors allege he “refused transport”...
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Artist who painted Bill Clinton in dress had ‘no idea’ it was hanging in Jeffrey Epstein’s mansion

Artist who painted Bill Clinton in dress had ‘no idea’ it was hanging in Jeffrey Epstein’s mansion

The odd oil painting -- which shows Clinton outfitted in a blue dress similar to the one infamously worn by Monica...
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Man sentenced to life for ‘savage’ murder of woman who refused to have sex with him

Man sentenced to life for ‘savage’ murder of woman who refused to have sex with him

A Leeds man stabbed a young woman to death in an "explosive rage" after she refused to have sex with...
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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi fears ‘unchecked population explosion’

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi fears ‘unchecked population explosion’

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi warned Thursday of the risks of an "unchecked population explosion" in the nation of 1.3...
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Muslims clash with Israeli police at Jerusalem holy site

Muslim worshippers and Israeli police clashed Sunday, August 11, at a major Jerusalem holy site during prayers marking the Islamic ...
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/ Religion, world

Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein ‘kills himself in cell’ awaiting sex trafficking trial

Jeffrey Epstein, the billionaire charged with child sex trafficking, committed suicide in his New York prison cell while awaiting trial on ...
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/ Crime

Norway mosque shooting: Man opens fire on Al-Noor Islamic Centre

A gunman armed with multiple weapons opened fire in a mosque near the Norwegian capital Oslo on Saturday (Aug 10), ...
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/ world

El Paso shooter confesses that Mexicans were his targets

The man accused of killing at least 22 people at a shopping centre in the US state of Texas has ...
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/ Crime

At least 57 people burnt to death while scooping fuel from a fallen tanker in Tanzania (Photos)

Police in Tanzania have comfirmed that at least 57 people have been burned to death after a fuel tanker exploded in ...
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/ Accidents, Tragic

Nigerian Queen Mother of prostitutes in Ghana arrested

Chioma Sabina Abaraonye, a Nigerian who for over five years has been trafficking teenage girls into Ghana and forcing them ...
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/ Crime

Out of the 21 drug peddlers on death roll in Indonesia 20 are from Anambra – Abike Dabiri-Erewa

Abike Dabiri-Erewa, the chairman of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), has revealed that a trip she took to the Indonesian prison ...
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/ NEWS

Gambia removes Yahya Jammeh’s image from bank notes

The Central Bank of Gambia began distributing new 50, 100 and 200 notes of its dalasi currency on Tuesday August ...
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/ NEWS

Robbers steal $2.5 million in coins from Mexico’s mint in an epic daylight heist

Robbers made off with an estimated $2.5 million from a mint in Mexico City after the vault was reportedly left ...
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/ Crime

‘Sweet Sweet Codeine’ documentary earns Nigerian journalist Emmy nomination

Award-winning Nigerian investigative journalist and BBC correspondent, Ruona Meyer has received an Emmy nomination for her documentary, Sweet Sweet Codeine ...
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/ NEWS

Wayne Rooney flies to England as former Manchester Unites striker set to become Derby County player-coach

Wayne Rooney is set to make a shock return to English football as Derby County player-coach. DC United’s Wayne Rooney, ...
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/ Sports

12 Nigerians arrested in Ghana for holding a 20-year-old woman hostage

Twelve Nigerians have been arrested at Weija in the Greater Accra Region for holding a 20-year-old woman hostage. The suspects ...
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/ Crime

R. Kelly charged with engaging in prostitution, soliciting a minor in Minnesota

A Minnesota prosecutor charged singer R. Kelly on Monday with prostitution and solicitation related to an allegation that he invited ...
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/ celebrity, Crime

Bus driver purposely locked passenger in luggage compartment, police say

A Peter Pan  bus driver was arrested Sunday after state police said she locked a passenger in the luggage compartment ...
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/ Crime

TSA stops traveler with flowers containing hidden knife

A passenger flying through Seattle-Tacoma International Airport last month was stopped when a knife was found hiding in flower stems ...
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/ Crime

Convicted pedophile beaten, drowned in jail toilet by furious Florida inmate

A Florida inmate was arrested after he allegedly killed another inmate — who was serving a life sentence for molesting ...
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/ Crime

‘Don’t kill mosquitoes, they need blood to feed their kids’ animal-rights activist says

An animal-rights activist is urging people not to kill mosquitoes, but instead to let the insects bite them. Aymeric Caron, ...
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/ world

Man who was circumcised in hospital mix-up awarded $24,000 compensation

A man has been awarded £20,000 in compensation after he went into hospital for a bladder procedure and was mistakenly ...
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/ Health

Brazilian gang leader dresses up as his daughter to escape jail [VIDEO]

A Brazilian gang leader tried to escape from prison by dressing up as his daughter when she visited him behind ...
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/ Crime

3 Nigerians jailed in UK for laundering £1m to Black Axe leader in Nigeria

Three Nigerian siblings who were working directly for the leader of the Nigerian Black Axe gang, Augustus Bemigho-Eyeoyibo, have been ...
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/ Crime