Suspected serial killer hacks community leader to death in Ogun state

  The police in Ogun state is currently searching for a suspected serial killer who allegedly killed a 53-year-old leader in Oluwatedo community, Ogere, in the Ikenne Local Government Area of Ogun State, Olatunji Oladeji, pictured above.   According to reports, the suspected serial killer, Feyisola Dosumu popularly known as Spartan, has been terrorizing members of the community for years and has evaded police arrest.   Family members of late Oladeji say he was about entering his house after returning from work on Friday, August 21 when he was accosted and attacked by…

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Photo of the Hausa singer sentenced to death by hanging for blasphemy

Nigerians are still reeling from the news that a Kano Upper Shari’a Court has handed a death sentence to a 22-year-old singer for blaspheming against Prophet Muhammad.   Back in March, it was reported that youths in Kano state stormed the Kano Hisbah office and demanded that action be taken against Yahaya Sharif-Aminu for a song he composed, containing alleged derogatory comments attributed to the Prophet Muhammad (read here).     The youths warned that they will take laws into their hands if action is not taken.   Prior to the…

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Rivals fighting over girlfriend in Lagos stab peacemaker to death

  Two rival lovers identified as Eniola Ayodele and Kayode Babashola have been arrested alongside their girlfriend Barakat Wasiu, following the death of a peacemaker identified as Muhammed Obadimeji.   Obadimeji was reportedly stabbed with a sharp object while trying to seperate the men who were fighting over Barakat in Dopemu area of Lagos State. The deceased who was rushed to Lagos State University Teaching Hospital in Ikeja for medical attention, died in the process of being treated.   An eyewitness said;   “The boyfriends were fighting over the girl and the person who came to separate…

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24-yr-old woman allegedly stabs boyfriend to death over cheating in Lagos

A 24-year-old woman has been arrested by the Lagos state police for allegedly stabbing her boyfriend to death over alleged cheating.   The woman named Nkechi, aka Omalicha, allegedly attacked Auwal Suleiman, 26, yesterday,  August 1st, 2020, at their residence in Sagbokoji Island, Apapa, Lagos State.     The couple started dating in 2018 and began living together in 2019. On August 1, 2020, they got into a heated argument over alleged cheating and during the argument, the suspect took a knife and stabbed her boyfriend to death.  

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Mother of two stabbed to death by her husband in Jigawa

A mother of two, Hauwa Sani, has been stabbed to death by her husband of eight years, Abdul Hassan in Jahun Local Government Area of Jigawa State.   Confirming the incident to newsmen, the spokesperson for the State Police Command, Abdul Jinjiri, said Hassan stabbed Hauwa eight times with a knife which led to her death on July 3.  According to Jinjiri, preliminary investigation revealed that the suspect acted based on the influence of drugs as he has been addicted to substance abuse for a long time.   Jinjiri said Hassan fled the…

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Body of six year old girl allegedly raped to death, found inside a mosque in Kaduna

  The body of a six-year-old girl allegedly raped to death by yet-to-be-identified persons, has been found inside a mosque located at New Road, Kurmi Mashi by Nnamdi Azikiwe bypass, Kaduna North local government area of Kaduna State.   Spokesperson of the state police command, ASP Muhammed Jalige, who confirmed the incident, said the body was discovered on Friday, June 26. He said the community members called men of the Kurmi Mashi police division to make a report after seeing the dead body at about 3.20pm which is close to the time…

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42 year old woman hacked to death in Oyo

  A 42-year-old woman, Mrs Olusayo Fagbemi, was hacked to death in front of her house in Sasa, Ojo’o area in Akinyele Local Government Area, Ibadan, Oyo state today June 24.   This incident comes barely 48 hours after a 5-year-old boy was hacked to death by yet-to-be-identified persons in the same Akinyele local government area.   According to reports, Fagbemi was said to be washing clothes in front of her house when her husband heard a cry for help from her. He rushed out only to find her with several machete cuts…

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55-year-old man hacked to death by unknown persons in Imo (graphic photos)

A 55-year-old man has been hacked to death by yet-to-be-identified persons in Ahaba Orodo community area in Imo state.   The spokesperson of the state police command, Ikeikwu Orlando, in a statement released today June 22, said operatives of the Divisional Police Headquarters, Mbaitoli acting on a report earlier made to the station, moved to an isolated area around the Ahaba Orodo Community School and found the corpse of the 55-year-old man identified as Patrick Uchenwoke, in the pool of his own blood.   ”Operatives discovered that he had a deep machete cut…

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Bodies are exhumed in Brazil to make way for more dead bodies as the country’s Coronavirus death toll surpasses that of the UK making it the second highest in the world (photos)

Bodies are at the moment being exhumed in Brazil to make way for Coronavirus death victims as the country’s death toll reaches 41,828, surpassing that of the UK after reporting 909 deaths this weekend.   Sao Paulo, Brazil’s most populated city, is now freeing up space at its city’s graveyards by digging up the bodies of people buried at least 3 years ago and storing their bagged remains in large metal containers.   According to the Sao Paolo government, in a statement released on Saturday, the dead bodies will be…

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Minnesota governor, Tim Walz asks everyone who has protested the death of George Floyd to get tested for Coronavirus

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz is asking everyone who has protested the death of George Floyd to get tested for Coronavirus. Since the brutal killing of Floyd by a Minneapolis white police officer who forcefully knelt on his neck during his arrest last week,  there have been a series of protests nationwide despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Gov. Walz has now raised concern over their safety, and he is asking all those who have protested the death of George Floyd to be checked for coronavirus. “Anyone who demonstrated should receive a…

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Death of another African American father-of-two who said “I can’t breathe” while handcuffed in police custody in March is ruled a homicide

The death of an African American father of two who called out “I can’t breathe” while handcuffed in police custody in March has been ruled a homicide and the Mayor of Tacoma, Washington, Victoria Woodards, has called for the firing of police officers involved in the death.   Manuel Ellis, 33, died of respiratory arrest on March 3, 2020, in Tacoma, due to hypoxia and physical restraint, said Rich O’Brien, an investigator for the Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office. Other factors that may have contributed to his death included methamphetamine intoxication…

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Man sentenced to death by hanging for raping two year old to death in Kaduna

Justice Kabir Dabo of the Kaduna State High Court has sentenced one Usman Shehu Bashir, to death by hanging for raping a two-year-old girl to death.   The case started on March 23 2015 and lasted over a period of five years.   While delivering judgement on Wednesday June 3, Justice Dabo said Bashir had taken little Fatima to his room and for about 40 minutes, raped her which led to her death. The judge said the judgement of death by hanging was passed under section 221 of the penal code,…

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Cause of Majek Fashek’s death revealed

Legendary Reggae star, Majekodunmi Fasheke, popularly known as Majek Fashek died in New York on June 1 (read here).   It has now been revealed that he died after battling with cancer for almost a year, according to Vanguard.   The news of his death was announced by artiste manager Joy Tongo. Majek Fashek’s manager, Uzoma Day Omenka confirmed the news on the singer’s Instagram page on Tuesday morning. According to him, he died at 11.45 pm June 1, 2020, Nigerian time.   He also confirmed the singer died in New…

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Derek Chauvin, the officer involved in the death of George Floyd, has been arrested and charged with 3rd degree murder

  Derek Chauvin, the Minneapolis officer who knelt on George Floyd’s neck till he died, has been arrested and charged with 3rd degree murder.  The other 3 officers who stood by and watched are still under investigation, but no charges have yet been filed.   Derek Chauvin, who was fired on Tuesday along with three other officers involved in the detainment of Floyd, was taken into custody Friday and faces charges of 3rd-degree murder and manslaughter, Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced.   3rd degree murder is a crime committed…

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Mob stones father of 7 to death for stealing chicken to feed his hungry family

A father of seven in Kamurojjo-Muro village, Serere district, Teso sub region, Uganda has been stoned to death for allegedly stealing food.   The deceased identified only as Emuron was accused of stealing a hen from of one the neighbors, on Monday afternoon and residents descended on him in a furious mob attack.   According t oEastern News Network, eyewitnesses at the scene recounted Emuron wailing that ‘his children had gone days without food.’   Paul Edigu, an eye witness said that the angry mob did not give the suspect…

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Defence Headquarters confirms death of two Nigerian soldiers and 3 Boko Haram members in ambush

  The Nigerian Defence Headquarters has disclosed that two soldiers were killed in an ambush lauched against troops by Boko Haram insurgents on Sunday May 17.   The Coordinator of Defence Media Operations, John Enenche said three members of the terrorist group were also killed in the ambush which occurred when troops of Combat Team 1, Operation Kantana Jimlan were on patrol along Buni Yadi – Buni Gari axis of Yobe State.   Eneche said soldiers encountered multiple Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) and a Boko Haram ambush which occurred eight kilometres ahead…

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Ghanaian sex worker allegedly pushed her customer to death from hotel window while he still had a condom on (video)

The Asokwa District Police Command in Ghana have arrested eleven sex workers after one of them allegedly pushed her client to his death from a hotel window in Kumasi.   The incident happened on Sunday, 10 May 2020, at Anidaso Hotel in the Kumasi metropolis of the Ashanti Region.   The victim believed to be in his 30s was alleged to have been pushed from the hotel window, where he had gone to enjoy the services of one of the sex workers.   An eyewitness said the man was naked and was…

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Truck crushes two to death in Ogun (photos)

Two persons were crushed to death and seven others seriously injured when a truck conveying cement ran over two commercial motorcycle operators and two vehicles before falling on another vehicle at the Toll Gate corridor of Lagos – Abeokuta today May 8.   The accident involved a Volkswagen Bus KTU 952 XY, Bajaj Boxer Motorcycle AAB 404 WL, Bajaj Boxer Motorcycle GBE 010 QV, Toyota Highlander jeep Black FKJ 505 DP, Toyota Corolla EKY 556 ES and unmarked Dangote Trailer.     The FRSC and the Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement…

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Graphic photos of man stabbed to death by his 22-year-old pregnant wife in Nasarawa

The Nasarawa State Command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defense Corps, NSCDC, arrested a 22-year-old pregnant woman, Veronica Boniface, for stabbing her husband to death over alleged phone call with his ”girlfriend.” Read here   Veronica stabbed the deceased, Mohammed Anyakwo Egwa on the chest. He was rushed to the hospital where he was confirmed dead.   Speaking with newsmen, Veronica who said she was one month pregnant, begged for mercy and blamed the devil for her action. She said her intention was to scare her late husband and collect…

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Angry wife poisons husband to death, then chops off his manhood after she discovered he was dating her best friend in Nasarawa

A 33-year-old woman in Nasarawa state, Janet Ekpe, has killed her husband of eight years, Sunday Ekpe, after she discovered he was allegedly having an affair with her best friend, Hellen, in Zumbagwe community in Karu local government area of the state.   The Nation reports that Janet and Sunday had two children and seemed to be living a happy life until she noticed that Sunday’s sexual desire for her started to decline after they welcomed their second child.   According to Janet, her late husband was a sex addict…

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Car crushes man to death while making video call in Abeokuta

A man was reportedly crushed to death by a vehicle while making a video call along Abeokuta-Sagamu Expressway in Ogun State.   The incident occurred at about 11am on Wednesday May 6, and it was gathered that the accident involved a Honda Odyssey car marked AAA 589 FV.   Spokesperson of the Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps, Babatunde Akinbiyi confirmed the incident and further disclosed that the corpse of the deceased has been deposited at the morgue of the General Hospital in Ijaiye, Abeokuta.   Akinbiyi said;   “We learnt a commercial car in…

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Security guard allegedly stabs man to death for refusing to wear a face mask in Onitsha

Tragedy struck in Onitsha, Anambra state today Monday May 4 after a security guard, Ibuchi Nwoju, allegedly stabbed a 22-year-old man, Cletus Chisom, to death for failing to use his face mask.   According to reports, Chisom had an altercation with the security guard at a market over face mask observance before the guard allegedly stabbed him in his chest leading to his instant death.   Confirming the incident to newsmen, the spokesperson of the state command, Haruna Mohammed, said the security guard has been arrested while the body of the deceased…

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Clarence Peters speaks up for the first time following the death of video vixen, Kodak at his studio

Clarence Peters has finally spoken for the first time following the death of video vixen, Love Divine, aka Kodak, who was allegedly electrocuted in his studio.   The music video director took to Instagram to release a statement. In it, he narrated how Kodak died and also paid tribute to the late dancer whose tragic death occurred on Wednesday, April 29.   Since her death took place in Clarence’s studio, some social media users expected him to react soon and they took to his old posts on Instagram to question…

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Clarence Peters to Be Charged with murder over death of dancer and video vixen, Kodak, Police

Clarence Peters, Nigerian music director and producer, has been detained by the Lagos state police command over the death of dancer and video vixen, Kodak.   On April 30th, Nigerians woke up to the sad news of the demise of Kodak. Reports had it that she was electrocuted while charging her phone at Clarence’s apartment in Omole estate, Lagos state.   Bala Elkana, spokesperson of the state police command in a chat with LIB, confirmed that Clarence has been detained and is being questionned as the police is investigating for murder. He said since the incident…

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Kim Jong-Un reportedly makes first public appearance in 20 days amid death rumors

According to reports emanating from South Korea, North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong-un has made his first public appearance in 20 days amid rumours that he could be dead. The 36 year old North Korean dictator, reportedly attended a project completion ceremony at a fertiliser factory in Sunchon, a city in South Pyongan Province, North Korea according to Yonhap, a South Korean paper.. The reports of Kim attending the ceremony originated from North Korean state media and haven’t been verified by Western intelligence agencies or media agencies as North Korea only propagates information…

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Cultists hack young man to death in Delta state (graphic photos)

A young man identified as Tega was brutally hacked to death by cultists in Sapele, Delta State on Thursday.   The supremacy battle started when a cult leader demanded cash from a rival cult member in what they referred to as ‘protection money. And when the rival cult member refused to pay, he was badly bruised and that angered members of his cult group who attacked in retaliation.   According to reports, the deceased was chased from the New Road area of the town to Irato Road, before they finally…

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Double tragedy as NHS worker, 24, is stabbed to death in London, days after his father died from Coronavirus

An NHS worker has been stabbed to death in a “totally unprovoked attack” in east London.   24-year-old David Gomoh from Canning Town, East London, was due to attend his father, Ken’s funeral on Wednesday after he died from Coronavirus.   Gomoh, who worked at St Bartholomew’s Hospital in London was reportedly speaking to a friend on the phone when he was stabbed “multiple times in a ferocious assault” by a group of men in masks seconds after leaving his home at 10.25pm on Sunday.     Police were called…

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Graphics- Woman and her two children burnt to death in Rivers (photos)

A Nigerian woman and her two children, both under 10, were burnt to death in a fire outbreak that occured inside her one room apartment in Alikor estate in Choba, Rivers state today April 28th.   According to reports. the fire is suspected to have been caused by the kerosene the woman sells. Her body and those of her children have been evacuated and deposited at the morgue.    

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#Coronavirus: Borno government speaks on controversial death

The Borno State Government on Sunday April 19, reacted to the controversial death recorded at the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital in Borno state.   It was reported that one Babangida Buba, a retired nurse passed on after displaying symptoms of COVID-19. The deceased who joined a humanitarian organisation after  retirement, died at the hospital on Friday Aprl 17.   Borno State’s Deputy Governor Umar Kadafur who commented on the incident at a press briefing, said the cause of death has not been officially confirmed.   The Deputy Governor who heads the state’s committee on the control…

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Love battle One stabbed to death as teenage boys fight over girl at a party (photos)

A party in Kayunga district, Uganda turned bloody when a boy stabbed a colleague to death because of a girl.   The Ssezibwa Regional Police spokesperson, Hellen Butoto, confirmed the incident, saying: “It occurred in Kangulumira sub-county ahead of the official launch of SACCOS, which had been slated for Saturday.”   Butoto said the event organisers had thrown a disco ahead of the launch which mainly attracted the youth. “The disco turned bloody when a one mangali clashed with sharif Bbosa, 18, over a girl identified as Resty Nabukwasi. Mangali…

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Fani Kayode reacts to the death of ex-beauty queen who died after buttocks enlargement surgery

Former Aviation minister, Femi Fani Kayode, has reacted to the death of The Face of Democracy Transformation 2013 Winner, Onwuzuligbo Nneka Miriam, who reportedly died after a cosmetic surgery in Lagos. According to reports, the ex beauty queen lost her life after a failed fat transfer surgery for buttocks and hips enlargement performed in Lagos by one Dr. Anu who has since gone into hiding. Just heard about the ex-beauty queen who died during a buttock enlargement procedure in Lagos. So Sad. And what a terrible way to go. The…

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Three men found guilty over death of model, Harry Uzoka after a social media beef turned into a violent street fight

Three men have been convicted of the death of a successful young male model, Harry Uzoka when a row on social media boiled over into a violent street brawl in London.   George Koh, 24, a Liberian national, Camden and Mersa Dikanda, 24, a Congolese national were found guilty on Monday, 13 August of Harry Uzoka’s murder at the Old Bailey   All three have been remanded in custody and are due to be sentenced at the Old Bailey on Friday, 21 September.   According to reports, 25-year-old Harry was fatally…

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