The Bali nine duos, Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan were recently killed after their plea for clemency was not granted by the Indonesian President, Joko Widodo. The duo was executed by firing squad, including six other foreign nationals, while a Filipino was spared in the eleventh hour after a new evidence emerged in her case.
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Emotional Letter: I Will Never Forgive You, Myuran Sukumarn Mother Writes President Joko Widodo Of Indonesia
British Man, Dean Kaya Hangs Himself In A Hotel In Cambodia
A 59 years old Englishman, Dean Kaya had hanged himself in Royal guest house around 10:45pm yesterday (6/5/2015) in his hotel room. Kaya with passport number AJ328303 was staying on the 2nd floor, room 17 at the Royal guest house, 154 9th Street neighbourhood shopping centre 2 Daun. According to images from the scene, Dean Kaya had used a door knob inside the hotel room to hang himself.
Video : Emotional Union Of Boko Haram Captives And Their Family
As the Nigerian army continues to free captured Boko Haram captives from the sect camp, a BBC video have showed the emotional moment the captives meant with their family after being separated for months. The captives narrate different stories of how the group had forced them to join Islam, take away their kids, while some narrates horrible killings at the camp.
Adamu Mu'Azu Is APC Puppet, He Sold PDP To APC -Fayose
The outspoken governor of Ekiti State, Governor Ayodele Fayose has allegedly said the PDP chairman, Adamu Mu'Azu sold PDP to APC and he has got evidence to prove it. In a statement released by the governor through his Special Assistant on Public Communications and New Media, Lere Olayinka today May 5th, Fayose says he wondered how PDP could have lost Bauchi to APC, even though it is the stronghold of the party chairman.
Kate Middleton And Prince William Reveals Royal Baby Name
As Royal baby fans await the name of the new baby Royal baby. The Kensington Palace has finally revealed the name of their baby name to the world, and her name will be - Charlotte Elizabeth Diana.
A Rosary Is Tagged Symbol Of Gang Activity In New Mexico
A student in a middle school, Latanyia Clah, an eighth-grader had said she was recently sent to the principal office and asked if she is involved in any gang related activity or selling drugs because she wore a rosary to the school.
Driver Arrested After Killing 6 Members Of A Family,Pregnant Lady Injured
Da Nang, Vietnam : The police in Central city of Danang has arrested a bus driver for crashing into a Sedan, killing six people and injuring several others, including a pregnant woman. Le Phat Huong,43 was arrested for doing 85km/HR in a 50km/HR zone according to the report. The accident happened at an intersection between the bypass and a new road leading to the popular tourist attraction area, Bana hill.
Royal Baby: Kate Middleton Gives Birth To A Baby Girl
On the second of May 2015, the duchess of Cambridge gave birth to a baby girl at 8:34am (UK time). Weighing 3.7 kilograms (8 lbs 3oz), the baby and the mother are doing both fine. The new baby is the first princess to be born for more than 180 years. A name is yet to be announced to the general public. The duke of Cambridge was present at the exclusive lindo wing of St. Mary 's hospital, London, the same place Prince William, Prince Harry and Prince George were born.
Two Cambodians In Police Custody For Raping Australian Lady
Sihanoukville, Cambodia: Two Cambodians have been arrested for raping and drugging an Australian tourist. The men took advantage of the state of the lady to perpetuate their evil act. On the 29th of April, 2015, police in Cambodia arrested Sarith Sithy, 22 and Kouy Pov, 16 for raping a 22 years old Australian. The lady had entered Cambodia as a tourist and stayed at a guest house located at group # 14, Village #4, Commune #4, Sihanoukville.
Baltimore Police Officers Who Arrested Freddie Gray Charged With Homicide
Baltimore, USA: The police officers involved in the arrest of Freddie Gray on April 12, have been charged with multiple counts, including second-degree murder and manslaughter, in connection with the death of a 25-year-old African American man in police custody. Freddie Gray was arrested and taken into police custody on April 12, where he sustained severe spinal cord injury, requiring a medical attention, he went into coma several days later and died just a week after he was arrested.
Nigerian Government Appoints 38 New Chancellors For All Federal Universities
The Federal government has just appointed new chancellor for all 38 federal universities in the country. A lot of monarchs have been appointed as chancellors across the universities. These are the names of the universities with their new chancellors. Entrance of University of Nigeria, Nsukka Names Of New Chancellors and their new Universities
Faure Gnassingbe Win Third Term As Togo's president
Togo's President Faure Gnassingbe has won the country's election as president for his term bid. Gnassingbe won his opponent, Jean-Pierre Fabre in the Saturday polls with 58. 75 percent to 34.95 votes respectively.
Solomon Bamidele Junior Call On Nigerians In Vietnam To Rebuild The Country Image In Vietnam
Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam: In the wake of the execution of 4 Nigerians in Indonesia alongside the Bali nine duos, Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, one tends to ask why are so many Nigerians in South East Asia jails. Nigerians are in jails for various reasons like currency counterfeiting, Online/dating scams, violence, crime and the reasons you find most Nigerians in prison is Drug trafficking.
Nigeria Man Charged For Raping A Norwegian Woman
Phnom Penh, Cambodia: A Nigerian man, Ekwegbaly Ugochukwu Udoka, 26 has been charged to court on Monday for raping a Norwegian tourist, 27 years after he posed as a taxi driver and offering to drive her home from a nightclub in the early hours of Friday.
Nigeria President Elect Appoints New Transition Committee
The Nigeria president-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari has appointed a 19-member transitional committee that will liaise with the federal government committee to ensure a smooth transition of the new government. The committee was appointed in Abuja today, the 29th of April, 2015. Speaking at the ceremony, the APC National publicity secretary, Alhaji Lai Mohammed said :
Breaking News: Nigerian Army Rescued 200 Girls And 93 Women From Sambisa Forest
The Nigerian troops who have been tasked with fighting insurgents in the North Eastern part of the country had tweeted a news that relieved a lot of Nigerians via his official Twitter handle today. The Defence Nigeria headquarter tweeted : Even if the women rescued are not the Chibok girls that were captured by Boko Haram for almost a year, the people rescued were in captivities too and it is good to be back home.
Freddie Gray Dies One Week After Police Arrested Him, Spinal Cord Severely Injured
A lot of questions have emerged, but with just few answers after a young black male, Freddie Gray dies in police custody exactly one week after taken away by the police. His death has raised a lot of questions and the circumstances of his death are unclear. The Baltimore City Mayor, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said :
Bali 9 : Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan With Six Others Executed, Spared A Filipino
The Bali 9 duos who have been in the news for sometime now, Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan have been executed along with six others. They were killed by Indonesian firing squad shortly after midnight on Wednesday. The prisoners were taken to Nusakambangan Island and were shot dead by 12 police privates, armed with rifles at 25 minutes past 12am. The Indonesian government has ignored pleas for clemency from the victims family and Australian international officials.
50 Vietnamese Stranded In Nepal
50 Vietnamese nationals are currently held up in Nepal after an earthquake that has killed more than 2000, injuring others. And the Vietnamese embassy is currently working to bring them back to Vietnam with the help of the Indian government. According to the Vietnam ambassador to India, Ton Sinh Thanh, he said :
PDP Candidate, Darius Ishaku Win Taraba Governorship Election
INEC has declared PDP governorship candidate, Arch. Dickson Darius Ishaku as the winner of the gubernatorial election in the state. Ishaku won the election with 369,318 number of votes, to win his opponent, Sen. Aisha Arhasan of All progressive congress, APC. The election of April 11 was declared inconclusive by the returning officer in Taraba. Only 6 local government was approved last time while the remaining 10 had just been concluded last Saturday.