EFCC reportedly arrests Patience Jonathan’s Sister over ₦3bn

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested Esther Oba, sister of the former First Lady Patience Jonathan over the sum of ₦3 billion paid in her bank accounts, Punch reports. Oba was reportedly arrested at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, on Monday, after arriving from Dubai with her family. A source from EFCC who spoke to Punch said the commission has […]

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15-Year Old School Shooter in the US kills 2, injures 18

A student of Marshall County High School, Kentucky, opened fire Tuesday morning, killing 2 of his classmates and wounding 18 others, CNN reports. The 15-year-old student was arrested after killing Bailey Holt and Preston Cope, both 15 years old. The state’s governor Matt Bevin has said the shooter will be tried as an adult, and charged with murder and attempted murder. His name, […]

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Winnie Mandela hospitalized in Johannesburg

South African anti-apartheid veteran Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, has been hospitalised for a kidney infection but is expected to make a full recovery. TimesLive, quoting her spokesman Victor Dlamini, said the 81-year-old had complained of a “loss of appetite” and that “one of her legs was painful”. She was taken to Milpark Hospital in Johannesburg on Sunday. “Upon admission‚ it was […]

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Cameroonian Soldiers reportedly shoot Protesters Dead

At least 8 people have been reportedly killed by Cameroonian soldiers during protests by English-speaking Cameroonians for independence. Anglophone speaking people in the Southwest and Northwest regions have for a while been clamoring for Independence in the largely Francophone country. The regions have formed a group known as Southern Cameroon/Ambazonia Governing Council, according to Bloomberg. 4 protesters […]

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