Mother Battling Cancer Kills 9-year-old Daughter Then Attempts Sucide
A 29-year-old woman Maria Russkikh is currently recuperating in a hospital after surviving a jump out of an eighth-floor window in Russia. Russkikh who has terminal cancer is said to have suffered a mental breakdown before the attempted suicide as she strangled her nine-year-old daughter before taking the plunge out of the window. She was…
Odunukwe, killer of Fireman Generators’ owner, says ‘lust for money’ responsible for evil act
Bob Ibeaji, 42, the kingpin of a four-man gang that killed Mr Ignatius Odunukwe said on Tuesday that the lust for money led him to commit the murder.
Lawyers, youth groups berate CSOs seeking release of suspects on murder trial in Enugu
Lawyers in Aku, Igbo-Etiti local council of Enugu State, yesterday dismissed as “diversionary and hypocritical” the ultimatum issued by the Coalition of Civil Society Organisations
Man kills own children, injures another in Ebonyi
A middle-aged man, Mr Chinasa Ogbaga has allegedly killed two of his Children and left one fatally injured in Okpuitumo community in the Abakaliki local government area of Ebonyi.
French murder suspect emerges from coma after swallowing poison
The suspect for the rape and murder of a young woman in northern France almost two decades ago was slowly emerging from a coma while under guard in a hospital Saturday
Suspect in Malta journalist's murder wants deal before talking
The main suspect in the murder of investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia wants a pardon before he tells all he knows about the killing, sources close to the investigation told AFP.
Teen Boy Admits Killing 14-Year-Old Girl Over 'Pregnancy Scare'
A teen boy named Isiah Lynch has admitted to shooting a 14-year-old girl dead after falsely believing that she was pregnant with his child. According to Canton Rep, he pleaded true — the juvenile equivalent of guilty —Wednesday to a murder charge for the March fatal shooting of the 14-year-old identified as Sylvia McGee. Sylvia…
Two drug dealers found guilty of murdering innocent girl scout
Two drug dealers have been found guilty of murdering innocent Girl Scout Jodie Chesney. The popular student had been socialising with friends in a park when she was stabbed in the back on the evening of March 1.
Man remanded in Kirikiri for alleged robbery, murder
An Ikeja Chief Magistrates Court yesterday remanded 28-year-old Yusuf Folawiyo, in Kirikiri Correctional Service, for alleged robbery and murder. The defendant, an unemployed, who resides at 19, Elewude Street, Abule Ijo, Ogun State, is being tried for alleged conspiracy, robbery, and murder of a baker, John Dunkwu.
Two to die by hanging for murder, possession of human skull
An Ekiti State High Court on Monday sentenced two persons to death by hanging for conspiracy, murder and unlawful procession of human skull. The condemned convicts, Tosin Oluwafemi, aged 21, and Ogunleye Tajudeen, aged 18, committed the offence according to the charge sheet