4-year-old girl killed as gunman opens fire on family car in Mexico

A 4-year-old girl was shot fatally during what police described as a classic road rage incident covering two miles of interstate in New Mexico. Two vehicles were cutting each other off Tuesday afternoon on westbound Interstate 40, beginning near the Rio Grande in Albuquerque, said Officer Simon Drobik, a police spokesman. A gunman in one… Read More 4-year-old girl killed as gunman opens fire on family car in Mexico

Drug firm’s shares tumbles due to alleged fraud case

Shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals tumbled on Wednesday after a research firm accused the drug company of massive fraud similar to what doomed Enron. It’s the latest controversy swirling around Valeant, a $50 billion pharmaceutical giant that’s backed by hedge fund billionaire Bill Ackman. Federal prosecutors are already investigating the way Valeant prices and distributes its… Read More Drug firm’s shares tumbles due to alleged fraud case

Two insurgents killed, sixteen families rescued by Army

The Commanding Officer in charge of 28 Taskforce Battalion, Mubi, Adamawa, Brig.-Gen V. O. Ezugwu, has confirmed the killing of two Boko Haram insurgents and the rescue of 16 families in Madagali. Ezugwu told newsmen in a telephone interview in Yola that the success was recorded on Tuesday night during an encounter with the insurgents… Read More Two insurgents killed, sixteen families rescued by Army

KAI officials assault Vanguard Newspaper reporter in Lagos

Officials of the Kick Against Indiscipline, KAI, on Wednesday, assaulted and detained a Vanguard reporter, Mr. Kelechukwu Iruoma – a student of the University of Nigeria, Nsuka who is on Industrial Attachment – under bridge at Oshodi in Lagos, for taking photographs of officials arresting persons crossing the highway. Drama ensued when some persons were… Read More KAI officials assault Vanguard Newspaper reporter in Lagos