Wednesday, 28th February 2024

Death Sentences

23 Oct
Thirty-eight people were sentenced to death in Algeria on Monday over the lynching of a man who was accused of arson while trying to fight deadly wildfires.
26 Sep
Iran has sentenced four people to death for selling contaminated bootleg alcohol that killed 17 people and sent dozens more to hospitals in June, the judiciary said on Tuesday.


10 mins ago
The Federal Government says the Obiafu/Obrikom/Oben (OB3) Gas Pipeline will be completed in March 2024.
1 hour ago
Famine is "imminent" in northern Gaza, where no humanitarian group has been able to provide aid since January 23, the World Food Programme warned Tuesday, as Israel wages war on Palestinian militant group Hamas.
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South Korea's birth rate fell to a record low last year, the government said Wednesday, despite having poured billions of dollars into efforts to encourage women to have more children and maintain population stability.
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Apple has abandoned its ambitions to produce an electric car, US media reported Tuesday, ending a struggling decade-long project.
2 hours ago
Police operatives in a heightened effort against banditry in FCT and its environs, on February 24, 2024, acting on credible intelligence, stormed Sardauna Forest, Toto, Nasarawa State and arrested one Samaila Wakili Fafa A.K.A Habu Ibrahim, a kidnap kingpin who has been on the wanted list of the Command for a long time with a bounty placed on his head by the Minister of FCT.
3 hours ago
Prince Harry will find out on Wednesday whether he has won his case against the UK government after his taxpayer-funded protection was removed when he quit royal duties.
3 hours ago
The Federal Government, in collaboration with the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), successfully repatriated another batch of 147 irregular Nigerian migrants stranded in Libya on Tuesday.
4 hours ago
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is due to meet with leaders from southeast Europe in Albania on Wednesday, seeking to keep support and weapons flowing to Kyiv as Russia makes gains on the battlefield two years after invading its neighbour.
4 hours ago
Super Eagles and PAOK defender William Troost-Ekong has undergone a successful surgery after suffering a ruptured biceps femoris in his right leg. The surgery took place in Finland on Tuesday, 27 February, 2024. He is now a huge doubt when the qualifiers for the 2026 FIFA World Cup resume in June. Troost-Ekong suffered the injury…
4 hours ago
Counterfeiting is the illegal production and distribution of fake or unauthentic goods, ranging from luxury items to medicines, and electronics. This illicit activity has significant economic and social impacts, posing risks to businesses, consumers, and public safety. Counterfeiting is a global issue that is not peculiar to our Nigerian context alone, and it comes with damaging economic and social consequences.