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January 21, 2018 6:45 AM US Based Nigerian Charged With First-Degree Murder For Stabbing Fiance

A United States Based Nigerian, Osa Alohaneke, faces the prospect of spending the rest of his life in jail, after he was convicted by a court in Fort Bend County, Houston of the 2015 stabbing to death of his fiancée, a Cameroonian. Alohaneke was charged with first-degree murder and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Jurors acquitted Alohaneke of the assault 11

January 16, 2018 10:44 AM NDLEA arrests 211 drug suspects, seizes 3,717.6 kg of hard drugs

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Kebbi State Command, has confirmed the arrest of 211 suspects and seizure of 3,717.6 kg of hard drugs from January to December 2017. The state Commandant, Suleiman Jadi, made the disclosure on Monday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Birnin Kebbi. Jadi said that the command had, during 17

January 11, 2018 4:13 PM Dammy Krane: Free Sinzu [Music]

Dammy Krane is out with a brand new single and the Usual Suspekt lead act calls this one, “Free Sinzu”. With the release of this song, it is now obvious that Nigerian rapper Sauce Kid aka Sinzu is still being locked up in a United States jail. Sinzu is being jailed for credit card fraud and having been in the same situation a couple of months ago,he understands 17

January 9, 2018 12:20 PM Trader sent to jail for raping minor

A 42-year-old trader, Isah Ahmadu, was on Tuesday sentenced to three years in jail by a Jos Upper Area Court sitting in Kasuwan Nama, for raping a 7-year-old girl. According to the Police Prosecutor, Sgt.Ibrahim Gukwat, the incident was reported at the Nassarawa Gwom Police Station in Jos on Jan. 5, by the victim’s mother. Gukwat said that the girl was sent to buy a loaf of bread 20

January 4, 2018 2:03 PM Technician bags 5 months jail for cheating

A Karmo Grade 1 Area Court in Abuja on Thursday sentenced a 36-year old technician, Tohomou Yangoua, to five months imprisonment for cheating. Yangoua, of Daki Biyu village in Jabi, Abuja, was sentenced on a one-count charge of cheating. The Area Court judge, Abubakar Sadiq, however, gave him an option of N20,000 fine and also ordered him to pay the N250, 000 as compensation 20

December 17, 2017 7:42 AM North Korea Agent Charged With Crime

A “loyal agent of North Korea” has been charged with trying to sell missile parts and technology on the black market to raise money for Pyongyang in breach of international sanctions, Australian police said Sunday. The 59-year-old naturalised Australian citizen of Korean descent was attempting to broker illicit deals that could have generated “tens of millions 28

December 13, 2017 3:47 PM Woman bites Ikeja Electric workers over power disconnection

A 28-year-old trader, Kemi Shopade, who allegedly assaulted two Ikeja Electric workers that wanted to disconnect her electricity wire, on Wednesday appeared before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court, Lagos. Shopade, resident of Alaguntan, Iyana-Ipaja, Lagos, is being tried for conspiracy and assault. The Prosecutor, Sgt. Godwin Awase, said that the accused 27

November 24, 2017 10:16 AM BREAKING: Mnangagwa sworn-in as Zimbabwe President

Tens of thousands of Zimbabweans gathered at a stadium in Harare on Friday, as Emmerson Mnangagwa, 75, took his oath of office as president. Widely known as, “the Crocodile,” Mnangagwa was all smiles as he was sworn in. Born in east Zimbabwe, where relatives remember an “active and confident” boy, he spent 10 years in jail during the struggle, gaining 28

November 10, 2017 6:19 AM Mike Tyson deported from Chile [PHOTO]

Chilean police on Thursday deported former boxing champion Mike Tyson. Tyson, 51, was put on a flight home minutes after he arrived the country, the Investigative Police (PDI) said. Local media reported that the former world heavyweight champion was planning to attend an awards ceremony for action films taking place in Santiago, Chile’s capital 38

October 31, 2017 3:13 PM Catalonia pushes for independence from Spain: What to know

Spanish prosecutors on Monday said they are seeking charges against the ousted Catalonia Cabinet – days after Spain took over the semi-autonomous region that declared itself independent. Spain imposed direct control of Catalonia on Friday after its parliament declared independence. The country invoked a never-before used constitutional amendment to take control 114