Category Archives: Breaking news
Madonna was handed a defeat by the court today, with a judge shooting down a lawsuit she filed over the auctioning of several items plus correspondence between her and her former boyfriend, deceased rapper Tupac Shakur. Read the rest of this entry
Mr. Praise Ismail Onye and Mr. Azubike Onyejegbu who both hails from Oba Idemili South LGA, in Anambra State, have been declared “Wanted” by The Nigerian Police Force, for the murder of Mrs. Nkechi Onyejegbu. Read the rest of this entry
Hmm…Zooey Deschanel “New Girl star” has announced her first pregnancy for Jacob Pechenik. She said she was “over the moon” with the news, and will no doubt be relieved she doesn’t have to answer prying questions any more.
The stunning actress said she was “over the moon”, as she broke the news that she and her boyfriend Jacob Pechenik are expecting. Read the rest of this entry
According to reports, a car bomb which exploded outside a police college in Yemen’s capital Sanaa, killed at least 38 people. According to a police sources, on Wednesday, a dozen of people were wounded in the explosion which was targeted at the centre of Houthi fighters near the police academy officers’ club. Read the rest of this entry
Sahara Reporters reports that Boko Haram militants may have kidnapped 18 female soldiers in Baga in Borno State. Report below:
Two sources told SaharaReporters that, out of 26 female soldiers posted to the military base of the Multinational Joint Task Force, only eight have so far been accounted for. The commander of the troops in the area, Colonel Kuti, has also not been found since the insurgents attacked the town on Saturday. Residents of Baga told our reporters that Boko Haram insurgents invaded their town and killed at least 55 people, including soldiers attached to MNJTF.
At this time you may want to ask …what is not going at AirAsia as another one of their plane carrying 153 passengers, overshot the runway at an airport in the Philippines today December 30th, just two days after an AirAsia airliner carrying 163 people plunged into the sea and disappeared. This has caused passengers to disembark the aircraft on emergency slides. Read the rest of this entry
Breaking News: An AirAsia flight carrying 162 passengers – 155 passengers, two pilots, four flight attendants and one engineer, which took off from the city of Surabaya in Indonesia and bound for Singapore, lost contact with air traffic control about two hours after take-off, while flying over the Java Sea. Read the rest of this entry
North Korea’s link to the internet was broken yesterday Monday 22nd Dec. 2914. This happened a day after they threatened to bomb the white house over a movie titled “The Interview,” according to NY Times.
A Strange thing happened to North Korea’s already tenuous link to the Internet on Monday: It broke. While perhaps a coincidence, the failure of the country’s computer connections began only hours after President Obama declared Friday that the United States would launch a “proportional response” to what he termed an act of “cybervandalism” against Sony Pictures. Read the rest of this entry
A statement from the Nigerian Police below:
On December 16th at about 9:10am, military personnel on Stop and Search along Potiskum Road by Ashaka/Bajoga Junction intercepted one Honda Odyssey vehicle with registration number AT 670 DKA (Yobe) driven by a man later identified as Nuru Fika. Read the rest of this entry
At least 15 people have been confirmed dead after a bomb went off at the Dukku motor park in Gombe state this morning Dec. 22nd. The blast occurred around 11am when passengers traveling for the Christmas holiday were in the park.
A journalist based in the state, Mallam Tildee, told PREMIUM TIMES that the blast occurred at Dukku Motor Park early Monday. Read the rest of this entry
Some youths under the aegis of Imo State Grassroots for Goodluck Jonathan burned APC flags and brooms in front of the government house in Owerri the state capital on Friday December 19th. Read the rest of this entry
Breaking news reports confirms that 100 people have been killed, including 84 children, after Taliban gunmen stormed a military school in the north-western Pakistani city of Peshawar, in the worst militant attack to hit the troubled region in months. Read the rest of this entry