Four FUTA students die in fatal auto crash

Four students of the Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA), yesterday, lost their lives in an auto crash on  Ilesha/ Akure expressway. Eleven others reportedly sustained critical injuries from the crash. They were reportedly returning from a religious programme held in Ibadan, Oyo State. An eye witness said the accident occurred at Ibulesoro town in… Read More Four FUTA students die in fatal auto crash

Gunman kills two, injures eleven at concert in western Austria

A gunman has shot and killed multiple people at an outdoor concert in western Austria. Austrian police said the man fired shots into a crowd, killing two people and injuring 11 others. He then turned the gun on himself, shooting himself. The shooting occurred near Nenzing in far-western Austria, about 40km (24 miles) east of… Read More Gunman kills two, injures eleven at concert in western Austria

Sixteen dead as ISIS militants attack northern Iraq

Shooting and bomb attacks claimed by Islamic State (ISIS) killed at least 16 people in northern Iraq on Friday, days after Islamic State’s deadliest blasts so far this year in the capital stirred public criticism of government security measures. Three gunmen opened fire with machine guns around midnight at a cafe in the predominately Shi’ite… Read More Sixteen dead as ISIS militants attack northern Iraq

Two soldiers killed, one injured as armed men attack NATO training camp in Afghanistan

Two NATO soldiers were killed in the south of Afghanistan and another injured when two attackers wearing the uniform of Afghan security forces opened fire on them, NATO reported. Romanian defence ministry officials said those killed were members of the Romanian special forces. The troops were shot while training police in the city of Kandahar.… Read More Two soldiers killed, one injured as armed men attack NATO training camp in Afghanistan

Man stabbed over game altercation outside pub in south London

A man was stabbed after a row over a kickabout in a south London pub’s beer garden, police say. Police said the 31-year-old victim is believed to have been injured after an altercation outside the King’s Arms pub in Mitcham on Sunday. A Metropolitan Police Service spokesman said the stabbing occurred after a row over… Read More Man stabbed over game altercation outside pub in south London

Thirteen dead as helicopter crashes in Norway

Eleven people have been found dead and two are missing after a helicopter crashed west of the Norwegian city of Bergen carrying 13, rescuers say. A massive search and rescue operation was underway on Friday afternoon, with emergency workers saying there was no sign of survivors. “They are searching in the hope of finding survivors.… Read More Thirteen dead as helicopter crashes in Norway