Crime

WOMAN GETS 20 YEARS IN JAIL FOR KILLING HUSBAND OVER PENSION MONEY

Johannesburg – A woman convicted of killing her husband in order to get his pension money was sentenced to 20 years in jail by the Palm Ridge Magistrate’s Court on

ANOTHER NIGERIAN KILLED IN SOUTH AFRICA

A Nigerian, Jelili Omoyele, a 35-year-old cellular phone technician, was allegedly shot dead in Johannesburg on Saturday, the Nigeria Union, South Africa, has said. Its president, Adetola Olubajo, told the

CENTURION GANG SHOOTS MALL SECURITY GUARD

Pretoria – A security guard is in a critical condition after being shot by a gang of armed men at the Forest Hill City Mall in Centurion on Sunday morning,

STEPHEN PADDOCK MAY HAVE EYED LOLLAPALOOZA FOR AN ATTACK

In the months before he carried out the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history, Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock had also apparently booked hotel rooms overlooking other outdoor concert venues,

NIGERIA’S INSPECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE REWARD THE VICTIM OF THE ZENITH BANK ROBBERY AFTER 6 MONTH

The IGP,Ibrahim Idris has decided to immortalize both officers who lost their lives in the Zenith Bank robbery that occurred in Owerri early this month. He has commissioned a new

THE NUMBER OF INMATES SITTING FOR MATRIC EXAMS HAS GONE UP: CORRECTIONAL SERVICES

The number of inmates writing matric examinations this year has increased compared to the previous year‚ the department of correctional services says. The department says a total of 211 inmates

POLICE HUNT GANG WHO BOMBED CASH-IN-TRANSIT VAN ON N1

JOHANNESBURG – Police are searching for a gang who bombed a cash-in-transit van on the N1 highway at the Buccleuch interchange, bringing traffic to a standstill and making off with

Politics 0 Comments

WEAPONS, EXPLOSIVES RECOVERED FROM LAS VEGAS GUNMAN

LAS VEGAS – Police recovered a huge cache of guns and explosives on Monday from the Las Vegas hotel room and home of the man accused of killing at least

2 KIDS DEAD IN A FIRE ACCIDENT IN LAGOS

It was learnt that firefighters from the Lagos State Fire Service, officials of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency and policemen from the Iju Police Division responded to distress calls

BEING GAY IN NIGERIA

If you are gay in Nigeria – it is not an easy life. The law, society, and often friends and family will discriminate against you. So BattaBox asked several gay