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Five Kenyan Police Die In Mine Blast

A police paramilitary truck ran into a landmine in Liboi, Kenya close to the eastern border with Somalia, killing five Kenyan paramilitary police, a government official said. “It was an IED attack and we have lost five police officers,”…

Landslides Kill 32 In Ethiopia

32 people in southern Ethiopia over the weekend perished in Landslides due to heavy rain, government officials reported on Monday. The Government Communication Affairs Office (GCAO) said nine people died in the Gamo Gofa zone, with 17…

Women Shot And Killed During Burial Ceremony

Due to an accidental shooting at a burial ceremony in Enugu a mourner was killed. The Police in Enugu State is currently investigating the incident, another is said to be injured The Enugu State Police Command’s spokesman, Ebere…

Cable Electrocutes BEDC Official

On Saturday, at the New Town area of Ondo Town in Ondo State a Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) Official was electrocuted. The worker perished in his attempt to connect a cable back to an electric pole. An anonymous…

Nigerians React To MMM Founder’s Death

Following the death of the founder of MMM pyramid scheme, Sergei Mavrodi, Twitter users have taken to the social media platform to publish their views on his death. Mavrodi reportedly died today of heart attack at the age of 62. The…

Man In Ekiti Rapes Daughter And Shoots Son

Lucky Ayosin has been sentenced to life imprisonment by an Ekiti State High Court after impregnating his daughter after serial rape. The suspect was also sentenced to 10 years imprisonment by Justice John Adeyeye for attempted murder of…

Fresh Herdsmen Attack Leave 25 Dead In Kogi

Suspected Fulani herdsmen have attacked three communities in Kogi State, killing 25 people. The affected areas were Abejukolo in Omala LGA, Oganienugwu and Ikende communities in Dekina Local Government Area, all being in the Eastern…

Bus Plummets Off Road Killing 10 People

An accident in Peru has left people dead when a bus veered off the road falling into a gorge, killing 10 in the process, officials have reported The incident happened on Wednesday when a bus veered off course in Peru’s southeastern…

Breaking: Mass Burial Cancelled in Benue

Benue State which had a mass burial planned for those killed in the attack of Fulani herdsmen in Okpokwu, has cancelled the burial in the latest development. The government had scheduled to bury all the 24 victims of the Omusu Edimoga…

Wedding Truck Falls Off Bridge Killing 30

A truck full of wedding party guests fell off a bridge in Gujarat state, India early Tuesday killing over 30 people, mostly women and children, officials report. Police said the incident happened because the driver of the truck whilst…

Two Killed In Bloody Gang War Clash

In Yenagoa, Bayelsa State,  Two suspected cult members have been killed, in a gang war clash On Monday. The battle, occurred on Samphino Road, in Kpansia and Biogbolo, Yenizue-Gene, all in the Yenagoa Local Government Area, it led to…