Four nabbed with narcotics worth N61million

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja said it apprehended four suspected drug traffickers with 6.822kg of narcotics worth N61 million. This was contained in a statement signed by the agency’s spokesperson on Friday in Lagos, Mr Mitchell Ofoyeju. According to the statement, among the arrested suspects is… Read More Four nabbed with narcotics worth N61million

Former Guatemalan military officials sentenced to hundreds of years imprisonment for crimes against humanity

Guatemala sentenced two former military officials to over 100 years in prison each for using women as sex slaves during the civil war. Lt. Col. Esteelmen Francisco Reyes received 120 years and military commissioner Heriberto Valdéz Asij got 240 years during sentencing on Friday, state media reported. They were accused of carrying out “forced disappearances”… Read More Former Guatemalan military officials sentenced to hundreds of years imprisonment for crimes against humanity

Rev. King’s death sentence upheld by the Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence of the convicted General-Overseer of the Christian Praying Assembly, Chukwuemeka Ezeugo, a.k.a Rev. King. In a unanimous judgment on Friday afternoon, a seven-man panel of Justices of the apex court led by Justice Walter Onnoghen, upheld the death sentence that was earlier handed to Ezeugo by the… Read More Rev. King’s death sentence upheld by the Supreme Court

Over nine killed, dozens injured in twin bombing in Iraqi capital, Baghdad

Over nine people were killed in a “double tap” bombing at a Shia mosque in the Iraqi capital. Scores of people were also injured in the blasts in Baghdad, which is believed to have been the work of two suicide bombers. The first assailant detonated his vest inside the mosque and the second blew himself… Read More Over nine killed, dozens injured in twin bombing in Iraqi capital, Baghdad