Ekiti State Assembly approves death penalty for cultists
A bill seeking to prohibit the activities of secret cults scaled third reading at the Ekiti State House of Assembly on Tuesday. The substance of the bill is the prescription of the death penalty for those found guilty of breaching the law in that regard. Persons found guilty of... Read more
Amosu, other ex-service chiefs get Dec. 5 for trial
The absence of Justice Mohammed Idris of a Federal High Court, Lagos on Tuesday forced the adjournment until Dec. 5, 6 and 7 the trial of a former Chief of Air Staff, Air Vice Marshall Adesola Amosu and 10 others charged with N22.8 billion fraud. The Economic and Financial... Read more
Hundreds of cultists denounce their confraternities in Lagos community
Following series of cult battles, the youths of Ijede local council development area in Lagos embarked on a ‘Say No To Cultism’ rally as members of various cult groups including Eiye and Aiye confraternities – gathered in their numbers to denounce their membership in the presence of the traditional... Read more
Black Sunday in Texas: 26 dead as gunman open fire inside a church
A man dressed in black tactical-style gear and armed with an assault rifle opened fire inside a church in a small South Texas community on Sunday, killing 26 people and wounding about 20 others in what the governor called the deadliest mass shooting in the state’s history. The dead... Read more
Breaking: Niger Delta Avengers resume hostilities with FG
Militant group, the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) has called off a ceasefire agreement it had with the federal government, signaling a resumption of hostilities. The group which became popular for carrying out attacks on oil installations in the Niger Delta region in 2016, in a statement posted on its... Read more
The sudden disappearance of two sisters causes anxiety in Bayelsa
The disappearance of two sisters, Peace and Jennifer John , aged 12 and 14 respectively, has aroused considerable anxiety in their parents. The parents are worried about the safety and whereabouts of the siblings , who went missing at their home on Assemblies of God Road , Agudama ,... Read more
More details emerge, suspect identified in New York’s deadliest terror attack since 9/11
At least 8 people have been confirmed dead and several others injured in a terror attack that happened on a sunny afternoon yesterday, Tuesday October 31, in New York city. The suspect, a 29-year-old man, identified as Sayfullo Habibullaevic Saipov, according to two law enforcement sources, allegedly drove a rented... Read more
2 white South Africans who forced blackman into coffin  jailed
South Africans Willem Oosthuizen and Theo Martins: jailed for putting a blackman in coffin Willem Oosthuizen and Theo Martins the two South Africans who filmed themselves forcing a black man into a coffin and threatening to burn him alive last year were jailed 16 and 19 years today. Oosthuizen... Read more
I steal average of 9 phones every Friday: 18 year-old pickpocket
Few months ago, RRS operatives in Oshodi arrested one Seun Jimoh, 18, for pickpocketing. Jimoh, a trainee auto – engineer, abandoned mechanic work for pickpocketing in Oshodi on the ground that it was more profitable. Jimoh, decked in brown jacket and trouser, and a hand bag like a corporate... Read more
How a Reverend sister was raped, killed and dumped in a dam in Zimbabwe
Plaxedes Kamundiya, a Zimbabwean reverend sister, met her demise at a prayer shrine in Mutoko, after a man allegedly pounced on her, raped and killed her, Zimnews a local news portal reports. The deceased was an official at St Georges High School. Her body was found floating in a... Read more