Nursing mother dies trying to save father falling from a tree

A nursing mother, 21, has been crushed to death in Umungada village, Umuomaku in Orumba South local government of Anambra State while attempting to save her father from a tree fall. The victim, Chinwendu Ike, was said to have gone to catch her father, Mr Samuel Ike, who was...

Driver commits suicide by drinking sniper in Lagos

A commercial bus driver, Kabiru Bello has committed suicide by drinking insecticide, a sniper at the Lady Lack area of Shomolu, Lagos. 43 -year – old Bello had left his home at Owode Ibeshe, area of Ikorodu to a mechanic workshop at Shomolu where he parked his Volkswagen...

Imo wedding: Generator fumes kill 10, 23 unconscious

A traditional wedding has turned tragic at Umuobajiaku Umuomumu Umueze Mberi autonomous community in Mbailtoli Local Government Area of Imo State as 10 persons who attended the ceremony died from generator fumes. 22 others are still lying unconscious at the Ikeduru General...

Poly student commits suicide over quarrels with his girlfriend in Lagos

A part-time student of the Lagos State Polytechnic Ikorodu Campus, Department of Hospitality Management Technology, Joseph Mayowa has committed suicide. 34 – year- old Mayowa, allegedly killed himself by drinking a poisonous substance suspected to be sniper after a...

Man commits suicide after killing wife and son

° 2 killed by generator fumes It was triple tragedies at the weekend for the family of Enifeh Akup, 42, of 12, Eruga Street, Aga-Ikorodu, as he allegedly killed his wife, Faith Omomo, 38 and six years old son, Glorious Omomo and thereafter committed suicide in his one-room...

Graduate of accounting rescued from jumping into Lagos lagoon

An accounting graduate (names withheld ) was rescued this afternoon from jumping into Lagos Lagoon from the Adekunle axis of the Third mainland bridge. The man was rescued by a patrol team attached to the Rapid Response Team ( RRS) of the Lagos State Police Command. A police...

Man sets self ablaze in Ebonyi, says he is tired of life

A 35 -years – old man Chinedu Nwaeze has set himself ablaze in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State. Nwaeze who poured substance suspected to be fuel on his body said he was tired of life before setting himself ablaze at the premises of St. Patrick’s Primary School, Kpirikpiri....

Notorious criminal, Ariyo, 4 others to die by hanging in Ilorin

An Ilorin High Court, presided over by Justice Adenike Akinpelu, yesterday, sentenced a notorious armed robber, Olatunji Ibrahim Ariyo, and his cohorts to death by hanging. Ariyo, who is notorious in the state capital for his nefarious activities, was sentenced alongside Ganiyu...

Man sets lover, 3 children abalze

A man, Shola Adewumi, has been arrested for allegedly setting his estranged lover and her three children on fire at the Abule Egba area of Lagos. Police said that the suspect was allegedly traced to his hideouts through one of his phones which was found at the scene of the crime....

Suicide : Man found dead hanging in his room. family suspects murder

The people of Allor in Anambra State were shocked when they woke up Yesterday to discover the body of a young man, Ebuka Nwosu, popularly known as Innoma, hanging in his room. Innoma was alleged to had left a suicide note, claiming that life was too difficult for him.   But...
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