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Fire kills three waiters in Anambra drinking joint – Punch Newspapers

Tony Okafor, Awka Three girls suspected to be waiters were reportedly  killed in the early hours of Saturday by fire in a drinking joint...

Truck kills female Okada passenger in Ogun – Punch Newspapers

The Federal Road Safety Corps on Sunday confirmed the killing of a woman in an accident on Toll Gate-Sango Ota in Ogun State. The...

Truck kills woman on commercial motorcycle in Ogun

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), on Sunday, confirmed the killing of a woman in an accident on Toll Gate-Sango Ota...

Man allegedly kills stepmother in Nasarawa – Punch Newspapers

The Police Command in Nasarawa State has arrested one Ahmed Abdullahi, 23, for allegedly stabbing his stepmother to death. The command’s Public Relations Officer,...

Boko Haram Kills 16 Civilians, 11 Soldiers In Borno

  Boko Haram terrorists have killed 16 civilians and 11 soldiers in Borno State.  This was disclosed to AFP by military and militia sources on...

Mob kills VIO official who chased three Okada riders to their...

The Niger Police Command says a mob of protesters have killed one Ahmed Bello, a Vehicle Inspector Officer, in Mariga Local Government Area...

Police Constable Kills Female Sergeant In Delta

There was pandemonium in Bonsaac area of Asaba, the state capital following the killing of a female police sergeant attached to the B...

Generator fume allegedly kills couple, daughter in Imo  – Punch Newspapers

Chidiebube Okeoma, Owerri Tragedy has struck in Imo State after generator fume killed a couple and their daughter in the state on Sunday. The incident...

Husband Kills Wife In Ondo Over Disagreement

A 50-year-old man, Daniyan Ojo, has killed his wife, Dorcas, in Akure, Ondo State, by setting her ablaze, SaharaReportershas learnt. It was learnt that the...

Boko Haram Kills Dozen Soldiers In Ambush In Latest Attack

  Many soldiers have been killed while others are missing following anattack by Boko Haram insurgents on a Nigerian Army's convoy in GubioLocal Government...

UN, Red Cross demand justice as Boko Haram kills aid worker...

Olaleye Aluko and Kayode Idowu The  United Nations Humanitarian Office in Nigeria has  condemned the  execution of one of the six aid workers...

Lightning kills 36 cows in Ondo – Punch Newspapers

Peter Dada, Akure No fewer than 36 cows belonging to some Fulani herdsmen were struck dead by lightning on Saturday night in Ijare Community,...

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard says VAR ‘kills the moment’ after Cesar...

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard believes VAR ‘kills the moment’ for fans and players. Cesar Azpilicueta had a goal disallowed by VAR for an offside...

Man, 25, kills self over girlfriend – Daily Trust

The Surulere Police Station on Wednesday received an information that one Kehinde Muse, 25, of No 56, Modele Street drank a substance suspected...

Fleeing truck driver kills two, injures five in Lagos  – Punch...

Samson Folarin Tragedy struck at the Agric end of Ikorodu Road, Lagos State, on Sunday after a truck driver lost control and the 20-foot...

SAS hero kills five jihadi terrorists with shotgun in just seven...

An SAS man armed with a shotgun killed five jihadis in just seven seconds. Two of the militants were wearing suicide...

Boko Haram Kills 9 Soldiers In Fresh Attack

  Islamist militants killed nine Nigerian soldiers in an attack on amilitary base in the northeast of the country, three soldiers and anofficial from...

Drunk driver kills six in Abuja – Punch Newspapers

Eniola Akinkuotu Police in  the Federal Capital Territory  have launched a manhunt for a  driver suspected to have killed six people in the early...

NAF destroys Boko Haram logistics base, kills scores – Punch Newspapers

Olaleye Aluko, Abuja The Nigerian Air Force fighter jets have destroyed a logistics base of the Boko Haram terrorists in Bula Bello on the...

Paris hospital fire: Blaze kills one person and injures eight as...

The horrific blaze occurred in the Henri Mondor hospital in the Paris suburb of Creteil.The fire happened in the residential tower of the...

Nigerian Driver ‘Kills Self’ At Mechanic’s Workshop

  A Nigerian man, Kabiru Bello, has allegedly killed himself by drinking a substance suspected to be 'Sniper'.The spokesman for the Nigeria Police Force in...

Mob Seizes SARS Operative After Colleague Kills Shop Owner In Lagos

  There is tension in the Ijegun area of Lagos at the moment after an irate mob seized an operative of the Special Anti-Robbery...

Youths  Protest As Soldier Kills Driver Over N100 Bribe

Youths of Umuokereke Ngwa community in the Obingwa Local Government Area (LGA) of Abia state have taken to the streets of the state...

Flood kills one, destroys houses, bridge in Bauchi villages – Punch...

Armstrong Bakam, Bauchi One person has died while over 100 houses were destroyed in Dindima village in Alkaleri Local Government Area of Bauchi State,...

Nigerian Man Kills Lover In Rivers Hotel

An unidentified man has reportedly strangled a young woman identified as Maureen after having sex with her in a hotel located in Port...

Boko Haram kills 65 at funeral ceremony in Maiduguri – Punch...

An attack this weekend by Boko Haram fighters on a funeral in Maiduguri, Borno State, has left 65 people dead, almost triple the...

Costa Rica latest alcohol poisoning news: Contaminated alcohol kills at least...

So far around 34 patients have been hospitalised as a result of the methanol-tainted alcohol. Of those 19 have died from the contaminated...

India news: Fairground ride kills three when arm snaps mid-air –...

At least three people were killed when a pendulum-style ride snapped which also saw 27 people hurt in Ahmedabad, western India. Riders were...

Truck kills five, injures 14

Unmarked Iveco truck carrying granites has rammed into a passenger bus at the Abule – Ika stretch of the Abeokuta – Ibadan road,...

India bus crash: Horrific crash kills 229 en route to Indian...

The crash happened early on Monday near the city of Agra, 336km (208 miles) from the state capital, Lucknow. The bus was carrying...

Japan weather: Flooding triggers mudslides and kills two as 39 inches...

Residents in Japan are being urged to prepare for further mudslides and flooding days after deadly record levels of rainfall fell across the...

China tornado: Kaiyuan City left devastated as disaster kills six people...

The powerful tornado ripped through the city of Kaiyuan City as it laid waste to the area. Moreover, reports have stated that on...

Libya Tripoli air strike on refugee camp kills and injures –...

It is believed many of the victims were migrants from sub—Saharan Africa, who may have been heading for Europe.On Monday the Libyan National...

US airstrike in Syria kills jihadi leaders in first attack in...

The airstrikes struck a base of Hurras al-Din, a jihadist group fighting the Assad regime. The last major airstrike aimed at al-Qaeda in...

Househelp kills employer, mother two days after resuming duty

The police, yesterday arrested a 22-year-old househelp, Joseph Ogbu, who allegedly murdered his employer Oreoluwa John, 38, and her 89-year-old mother, Adejoke John,...

Pastor kills, buries 25-year-old housewife he meet on Facebook

A-25-year-old house wife, Bosede Oguntade, has been allegedly killed one Mr. Dotun Ogunlade, who claimed to be a pastor in Igboora, in Ibarapa...

Boko Haram kills ‘several’ soldiers in Borno attack – Punch Newspapers

Boko Haram jihadists have raided a military base in northeastern Nigeria near the border with Niger, killing several troops and stealing weapons, military...

Lightning strike kills woman in Scottish Highlands while out walking

The unnamed woman, aged 55, was with six others when she and another of her group were struck on Na Gruagaichean in the...

Breaking: Bomb explosion kills 3 in Imo

By Chinonso Alozie Owerri – A bomb explosion, Thursday, killed three persons in Eziorsu community in Oguta local government area of Imo State. When Vanguard...

Fortnite Duo banned for being fed kills in the World Cup...

Xxif and Ronaldo were accused of being fed kills in the Fortnite Online Opens during Week 3 and were banned for two weeks....

Army kills 2 terrorists attempting to move into Sambisa

The Army said on Tuesday that it killed two terrorists, who attempted to cross into the Sambisa forest from Gwoza-Dure road in Borno. Col....

School building collapses, kills pupil In Ondo – Punch Newspapers

Peter Dada, Akure Tragedy hit St Andrew’s Grammar School, Ondo town, Ondo State on Friday as a building in the school suddenly collapsed and...

Gardener allegedly kills 16-year-old SS3 pupil at Jubril Martins school –...

The Lagos State Police Command says a gardener at a secondary school has been arrested over an alleged murder of a Senior Secondary school...

Rebel Fire Kills 5 Civilians In Syria Regime Town – Channels...

A picture taken on May 10, 2019 shows plumes rising from shelling by government forces on the town of Khan Sheikhun in the...

Katsina student kills colleague over girlfriend – Punch Newspapers

Olaide Oyelude, Katsina An 18-year-old student, Ahmed Abubakar, of Government Day Secondary School in Katsina State has allegedly killed his colleague, Mikailu Mustapha, following...

NAF destroys Zamfara bandits’ camp, kills 20 – Punch Newspapers

The Nigerian Air Force says its Air Task Force (ATF) for “Operation DIRAN MIKIYA” has destroyed the camp of a major kingpin, Alhaji...

Fuel tanker blast kills 58 in Niger

Fifty-eight people died in Niger’s capital Niamey after an overturned tanker truck exploded as crowds collected spilt fuel, authorities and witnesses said Monday.…crash...

Sri Lanka: Dengue virus kills 15, puts 15,000 on danger list

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Measles kills two in Switzerland as cases rise – Punch Newspapers

Switzerland has registered two deaths from measles this year, health authorities said Thursday, stressing the importance of vaccinating against the highly contagious disease. The...

Boko Haram kills 25 in Adamawa State – Daily Trust

Boko Haram insurgents, on Monday, attacked Kuda-Kaya village in Madagali Local Government Area in Adamawa State, killing 26 persons. Witness accounts indicated that dozens...

Molten iron kills four Ogun workers in Indian steel company –...

Etim Ekpimah There was a protest on the premises of an Indian steel company, African Foundries Limited on the Sagamu-Ikorodu Road, Ogun State, after...

Truck kills undergraduate after paying school fees in bank – Punch...

Ademola Babalola, Ibadan A student at the Faculty of Science, University of Ibadan, Balkis Adeniyi, has died in an accident that occurred on Mokola-Oyo...

Libya fighting kills 56 in a week —UN – Punch Newspapers

Fighting in Libya’s capital has killed 56 people and wounded 266 over the last six days, the World Health Organization said on Thursday,...

Man kills wife’s suspected lover in Ogun – Punch Newspapers

Tunji Bosun,  Abeokuta A 25-year-old man, Ajibade Olumuyiwa, has reportedly killed his wife’s suspected lover, Olakiitan Balogun, after catching him on their matrimonial bed...

Boko Haram kills four farmers in Borno – Punch Newspapers

Four farmers were killed in an attack by Boko Haram insurgents in Borno state, witnesses said on Wednesday. The attack came a day after...

BREAKING: Policeman Kills NSCDC Officer In Abuja In The Presence Of...

Tragedy struck in the early hours of Wednesday in Nyanya, Abuja, when a policeman allegedly beat up and killed one Ogar Jombo, a two-star...

Measles outbreak kills 13 children in Borno —UNICEF – Punch Newspapers

Kayode Idowu, Maiduguri A measles outbreak has killed 13 children in Borno State, the United Nations Children’s Fund has revealed. A statement by Eva Hinds,...

Breaking: Boko Haram kills scores in Adamwa village

By Umar YusufYola – Gunmen suspected to be Boko Haram members have taken over Michika Local Government Area of Adamawa. Report from...

Cyclone Idai kills at least 31 as it hits eastern Zimbabwe...

Most of the deaths were in Chimanimani town, Zimbabwe’s information ministry announced on Twitter. Two of the victims were students who died after a...

Woman arrested as fire in Paris kills eight people | World...

A woman has been arrested after at...

Man kills wife, sons over threat of infidelity in Edo

By Alemma Aliu BENIN—The village of Ovbiogie in Ovia North-East Local Government Area of Edo State was thrown into mourning, yesterday morning,...

Houthi drone targets senior Yemeni officers, kills five soldiers | News

Sanaa, Yemen - A Houthi drone attack has killed at least five Yemeni soldiers and wounded several senior officers from the Yemeni army, including the...

SpaceX shows off Crew Dragon atop Falcon 9 as govt shutdown...

Late last week, SpaceX published official photos of Crew Dragon’s first trip out to Launch Complex 39A (Pad 39A) atop its specially-certified Falcon...

NAF kills bandits, destroys hideout in Zamfara – Punch Newspapers

The Nigerian Air Force, says Air Task Force, of Operation DIRAN MIKIYA has destroyed another armed bandits’ hideout and neutralised several of their...

Niger army kills at least 280 Boko Haram militants – Defence...

Niger’s army killed more than 280 Boko Haram militants near the southeast border with Nigeria in days of land and air raids, the...

Bayelsa father kills two sons with poison over witchcraft – Punch...

Samuel Nkemakolem, Yenagoa The Bayelsa State Police Command has arrested a 42-year-old father, Sunday Otasi, for allegedly killing two of his sons with a...

Egypt kills 40 ‘terrorists’ in crackdown after Giza attack – Punch...

Egyptian police killed 40 alleged “terrorists” in a crackdown on Saturday after a roadside bomb hit a tour bus claiming the lives of three...

Strange illness kills 17 in Anambra

It’s cholera—Community leader No, it’s diarrhoea—Commissioner Seventeen persons have been confirmed dead in some communities in Anambra State, following the outbreak...

Shekau’s Boko Haram kills two soldiers in another Borno attack

Two soldiers were killed when suspected Boko Haram fighters loyal to factional leader Abubakar Shekau attacked a military base in northeast Nigeria, security...

Panic as tanker driver kills mortuary operator

There was pandemonium at Rumosi axis of Obio/Akpor Local government Area of Rivers State yesterday following the killing of a mortuary operator by...

Boko Haram kills soldier, injures two others in fresh attacks

Boko Haram jihadists have attacked two military bases in Nigeria’s restive northeast, killing one soldier and injuring two, security sources told AFP Wednesday,...

Outrage as policeman kills Bayelsa varsity student – Punch Newspapers

Julius Osahon Residents of Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital, were thrown into mourning on Friday following the killing of a 20-year-old 300-level student of...

Outrage in Bayelsa as policeman kills 300level varsity student

There was lamentation in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State on Saturday following the gruesome killing of a 20-year-old 300-level student of the Niger Delta University...

Herdsman allegedly kills his brother – Punch Newspapers

An Ilorin Magistrates’ Court, on Friday, ordered that a herdsman, Sule Sheu, be remanded in Federal Medium Security Prison, for allegedly killing his...

Boko Haram kills 44 soldiers, nine farmers in fresh attacks –...

Niyi Odebode and  Olaleye Aluko Boko Haram  has  killed 44  soldiers and   nine farmers in three days of attacks on some villages in  Borno...

Fleeing robbery suspect kills colleague in Bayelsa – Punch Newspapers

Samuel Nkemakolem, Yenagoa It was a case of poetic justice for a four-man armed robbery gang as one of them shot one of his...

Tragedy! Wife Kills Self, Hubby, 3 Kids In Makurdi

The Police Command in Benue has confirmed the killing of a man and his three children by his wife, who also took her...

Woman kills husband, children, self

The Police Command in Benue has confirmed the killing of a man and his three children by his wife, who also took her...

Soldier kills bank security guard over parking space argument – Local

news A soldier attached to Operation Safe Haven (OPSH) in Plateau State shot and killed a Diamond Bank security guard during a heated argument...

Fuel truck kills three in Ibadan – Punch Newspapers

Olufemi Atoyebi, Ibadan An infant and her mother, along with a commercial tricycle operator, were killed when an articulated vehicle with fuel laden tanker...

Congo fuel tanker collision kills 50 people – 100 others with...

The accident happened in the village of Mbuta, about 130 km (80 miles) from the capital.Deputy Governor of Kongo Central province, Atou Matubuana...

Thunder Kills 23 Cows In Ekiti Community

No fewer than 23 cows have been killed by thunder in Ekiti state. The deafening thunder was accompanied by a downpour recorded in parts...

Train kills police inspector, motorcyclist in Lagos – Punch Newspapers

Samson Folarin and Afeez Hanafi A police inspector, Philip Kolo, who was attached to the Inspector-General of Police Monitoring Unit Strike Team, Force Headquarters,...

Vehicle kills mother, baby in Ogun

A Mitsubishi pick up van on Friday knocked down a nursing...

Man allegedly kills woman, throws body in river – Punch Newspapers

An Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court on Thursday ordered the remand of  29-year-old Ojo Yemi for allegedly killing a 65-year-old woman, Josephine Ajayi. The defendant,...

Fire kills three children, razes house in Nasarawa – Punch Newspapers

An early morning inferno on Saturday in Ado village, Karu Local Government Area Nasarawa State has burnt three children of the same parents...

Ebola outbreak: Death toll in Congo rises to 82 as disease...

EBOLA has claimed the lives of four more victims as the death toll from the deadly disease hits 82 after another outbreak in...

Flood kills soldier, 9 others in Kebbi

Birnin Kebbi – Kebbi Government on Tuesday confirmed the death of a soldier and nine others in two separate flood disasters across the...

Boko Haram: Nigerian Army kills insurgents in Borno

The Nigerian Army has announced that it had killed several Boko Haram insurgents and recovered weapons in an encounter at Zari village in...

Tourist bus crash terror in Bulgaria kills 16 and leaves 26...

Police said the bus was taking tourists on a weekend trip to a resort when the bus overturned at 5.10pm local time yesterday.The...

Military kills 21 militant herdsmen, loses soldier in Benue operation

…We may have killed wanted ‘Gana’— Force Commander By Peter Duru Makurdi—Force Commander of Operation Whirl Stroke, a military spike operation...

Air Force kills many bandits in Zamfara forests

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Air Task Force (ATF) in Operation Diran Mikiya said its troops have killed several bandits in Sububu forest,...

Air Force kills bandits in Zamfara forests

NIGERIAN Air Force  yesterday said it had killed many bandits in Sububu Forest, Birni Magaji and Rugu Forest in Zamfara State, following air...

12 Feared Killed In Edo Bank Robbery …As Boko Haram Kills...

L-R: Co-convener, Youth Enterprise with Innovation in Nigeria (YouWiN) Connect Capacity Building, Mr Mathew...

Yemen rebels say Saudi coalition airstrike in north kills 50

An airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition fighting Shia rebels hit a bus driving in a busy market in northern Yemen on Thursday,...

Friend kills Lagos driver to date girlfriend – Punch Newspapers

Samson Folarin  A 28-year-old bus driver, Abraham Umar, has been killed by suspected cult members at Cele bus stop, in the Ijanikin area of...

Petrol tanker kills 4 people drinking in a beer parlour –...

news Four individuals sitting in a beer parlour have been reported dead after a petrol tanker rammed into the beer parlour in Rivers State.According...

Flood kills one, destroys 40 houses in Kano

The down pour which started around 4:00 p.m and lasted for four hours, also destroyed properties worth millions of Naira.A heavy rainfall on Thursday...

Flood kills 1 person, destroys 40 houses in Kano state –...

news A heavy rainfall on Thursday claimed the life of one person and destroyed over 40 houses in Dambatta local government area of Kano...

Man goes berserk, kills father, sister in Ebonyi

Ifelemenu community, Ekpaomaka in Ikwo local government area of Ebonyi State was on Sunday thrown into pandemonium following the murder of one Nwode...

Graphic Photos: Generator Fumes Kills family Of 8 | General News

NIGERIA: The decomposing bodies of 8 Cameroonian refugees were found in their room in Ikom, Cross River State today July 28th.According to reports,...

Indonesia earthquake today MAP: Where is Lombok? HUGE 6.4 quake kills...

The massive quake struck at 6.47am on Sunday (11.47pm BST) at a depth of 7km, about 31 miles north-west of Mataram in the...

Legionella epidemic in Italy kills third victim as 24 battle disease...

Grandmother Norma Bigi, 84, the latest victim of the illness, died after tests revealed the bacteria came from water from a fountain in...

Suicide blast kills 31 during general election voting in Pakistan

Thirty-one people are dead after a suicide bomber struck outside a crowded polling station in Quetta, Pakistan, during general election voting Wednesday for...

Pakistan election 2018 latest: Bomb kills 24 in Quetta as 105MILLION...

A bomb targetted a police vehicle in the capital of the Balchoistan province. The blast happened near a polling station and it is unclear...

Rivers JTF kills 4 suspected cultists

The Joint Military Task Force (JTF) yesterday killed four suspected cultists said to be terrorising residents of Ebubu Community in Eleme LGA of...

Missouri Duck Boat Accident Kills 17, Including 9 From Same Family

BRANSON, Mo. — As the duck boat made its everyday tour around Table Rock Lake, a popular, summertime tourist stop in southern Missouri,...

‘It kills you’ – Luka Modric claims bad calls by the...

Luka Modric claimed France were fortunate to have their first two goals awarded during Croatia’s 4-2 defeat to Les Bleus at the World...

Customs officer kills two colleagues in Lagos – Punch Newspapers

Samson Folarin Two officers of the Nigeria Customs Service lost their lives in a tragic accident on the Lagos-Badagry Expressway on Saturday. PUNCH Metro learnt...

Gunmen kills four police in Edo

Four police officers attached to the Sabongida- Ora Division  in Owan West Local Government of Edo State have been reportedly killed by gunmen...