A man who killed a relative by accident and then dumped his body, shot himself after making a confession.
The double tragedy rocked the village of Ematimatolo in KwaZulu-Natal on Sunday, police said.
Colonel Thembeka Mbele said that 26-year-old Sinenkosi Zondi was accidentally shot by a relative while under the influence.
The relative tried to take him to hospital for treatment, but he died on the way.
He then drove to a cliff with Zondi's body and threw it over the cliff into bush and trees.
Thirty-seven primary school students at the outskirt of Addis Ababa,
Ethiopia, collapsed on Thursday hospitalized, says ruling party media.
Out of the fainted 37 students of General Waqo Gutu Primary School in
Oromia, who are taken to Bethel Hospital, 34 are in better condition.
While the remaining are being treated in the hospital, according to
The Imo state police command have arrested a 23-year-old
lady, Chinonye Oparaocha, alongside other suspects for allegedly selling
her six hours old baby boy for N850,000, shortly after delivery at a
hospital along Nekede road in Owerri West Local Government Area of Imo
Snakes have been found in Liberian President George Weah's office, forcing him to work from his private residence.
Press secretary Smith Toby told the BBC that on Wednesday two black
snakes were found in the foreign affairs ministry building, his official
place of work. All staff have been told to stay away until 22 April.
The Niger state police command have arrested a 25 year old son,
Babangida Usman and his mother, Hafasat Aliyu for beating their
father/Husband, Ali Haruna, to death at their home in Shango Primary
School Minna in Chanchaga local government area.
Eleven Nigerians, eight women and three men, were arrested
in Turin, Italy on Friday for allegedly luring Nigerian women to Italy
with the promise of a better life and then forcing them into
prostitution to pay back the 25,000 euro a head debt they had
Police in Thailand said a tired motorist who had driven friends home
from Songkran celebrations dozed off at the wheel and crashed into a
parked truck in Suphan Buri, killing two young children in the early
hours of Wednesday.
Embattled Justice Walter Onnoghen has rejected the judgement of the
Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) which convicted him of six counts of
false declaration of assets preferred against him by the Federal
BANGKOK – A dog found swimming more than
135 miles from shore by workers on an oil rig crew in the Gulf of
Thailand has been returned safely to land.
worker on the rig belonging to Chevron Thailand Exploration and
Production, Vitisak Payalaw, said on his Facebook page that they saw the
dog last Friday swimming toward the platform. He said they were lucky
to spot it because if there had been waves it probably would not have
The dog made it to the platform, clinging to the support structure below deck without barking or whimpering, Vitisak wrote.
Members of the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) have cried out over the rising spate of insecurity in the region.
They lamented that while the region still lives under horrendous Boko
Haram threats, large swathes of territory in the north have effectively
become bandit land.
NEF Chairman, Prof. Ango Abdullahi stated this at a press briefing in Zaria during the weekend.
Three people have died and another
four left injured after a passenger plane smashed into a stationary helicopter
during take-off. The horrific smash happened earlier this morning near Mount
Everest in Nepal. Among the dead are the co-pilot of the small aircraft and two
police officers who were stood close the helicopter.
The Director General, Cross River Primary Health Development Agency, Dr
Betta Edu has ordered the suspension of four health workers at the
Primary Health Care located at Mayne Avenue in Calabar South local
government area of Cross River.
Dr. Ogbonna Ugwele, a Specialist Family Physician of the Family Medicine
Department, Federal Medical Center (FMC), Umuahia, has said that men
become more exposed to developing prostate problems from the age of 50
A boyfriend killed his girlfriend by stabbing her 49 times with a knife because she wanted to break up with him.
Joe Atkinson, 25, stabbed Poppy Devey Waterhouse, 24, at the Leeds flat they shared.
She had broken off their three-year relationship in October 2018
but Atkinson couldn't come to terms with it. Fueled by a jealous
rage, in the early hours of December 14, he burst into the flat they
still shared after arriving home from his work Christmas party and
Nnamdi Kanu has reacted to the intimate video of him and his wife which leaked online some days ago.
The video shows the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra and his
wife having a private moment in a bedroom. The wife was clad in only
her underwear as she filmed herself and her husband getting intimate.
(Pic: @999LONDON/TWITTER/GOOGLE MAPS)The 36-year-old was knifed in Tottenham High Road, north London this morning.
The Metropolitan Police were scrambled to the scene at around 5am.
The victim’s injuries are reportedly deemed to be non life threatening
Sarki Mohammed Yohanna, Vice President of Local Hunters
of Northeast Nigeria allegedly captured alive 13 Boko Haram terrorists
alive and killed two in one week around Sabon Garin area of Borno and
The former Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice,
Mr. Kanu Godwin Agabi, Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), has urged
Nigerian government to establish National Integration Commission.
The World Health Organisation has said that, globally, women live
longer than men; and that the difference in the male-female lifespan is
particularly stark in high-income countries.
This is contained in the WHO yearly analysis of global health
statistics titled, World Health Statistics Overview 2019. The study also
sheds light on men’s inbuilt “biological frailty” and poor immune
systems, which are said to be responsible for the miscarriage of male
foetuses and death of male children in their first year of life.
Paschal Onyilo, the young man who was falsely accused of attempting
to kidnap two school children, and was subsequently killed by an irate
mob at Umuoji, Anambra state on February 3rd, will be buried this
Friday, 12th April, 2019 at his hometown, Umulichi Ogbu, Abatete,
Until his death, Paschal was an event planner who also rented out music equipment.
The New York City area and New Jersey have reported more than 400 cases
over the last few years of an emerging fungus infection identified by
federal health authorities as "a serious global health threat."
Paul Wood Jr. and Lindy Washburn, North Jersey Record
A 77-year-old female retiree was among the 1,008 students of the Faculty of Education, University of Lagos, that bagged a degree at the institution’s 2017/2018 Convocation Ceremonies which held today April 2nd.
President Donald Trump has escalated his persecution of immigrants and refugees, ordering the cutoff of all US aid to the Central American countries of Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador because the right-wing US-backed regimes in all three countries (which comprise the so-called Northern Triangle of Central America) have been unable to halt the flow of desperate refugees moving north toward the United States.