Tag: assault

YNaijaJune 20, 2023

Man Who Threw a Phone at Bebe Rexha on Stage Says It Was Meant to Be ‘Funny’

A disturbing incident unfolded during Bebe Rexha’s concert in Lower Manhattan, New York, when a concertgoer, identified as Nicolas Malvagna, ...

YNaijaMay 19, 2023

If You’re Wondering Why Seun Kuti Is Still in Detention, Here’s Why

In recent days, the Nigerian music industry and fans of Afrobeat singer Seun Kuti have been captivated by his arrest ...

YNaijaMay 17, 2023

Gunmen Attack US Consulate Convoy In Anambra, Leaving Four Dead; Court Orders Police to Release Seun Kuti on Bail within 48 Hours | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss Gunmen Attack US Consulate ...

YNaijaMay 16, 2023

Seun Kuti’s Lawyer Raises Alarm Over Starvation of the Music Star in Detention

Seun Kuti, the renowned music star, has found himself at the center of a distressing situation as his lawyer raises ...

YNaijaMay 15, 2023

Seun Kuti in Police Custody for Alleged Assault on Officer After Turning Himself In

Renowned Afrobeat artist Seun Kuti voluntarily presented himself to the Lagos State Police Command on Monday morning, in response to ...

YNaijaMay 15, 2023

Nigeria’s Hilda Baci Breaks Guinness World Record for Longest Cooking Marathon by an Individual; PSC Urges Prompt Prosecution of Seun Kuti for Assaulting Police Officer | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss Nigeria’s Hilda Baci Breaks ...

YNaijaMay 6, 2023

Chris Brown’s Crew Allegedly Attacks Usher at Singer’s 34th Birthday

Chris Brown’s 34th birthday extravaganza took an unexpected turn as reports of violence emerged from various online sources. The R&B ...

YNaijaMay 6, 2023

Nigerian Singer Lojay Shares How He Was Stabbed by his Ex-girlfriend

Lojay, the Nigerian singer-songwriter extraordinaire, recently opened up about a jaw-dropping incident involving his ex-girlfriend, who went to extreme measures ...

YNaijaApril 11, 2023

Buhari leaving Nigeria far better than he met it — Presidency; Obi emphasizes unity as key to fighting challenges in Nigeria | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss: Buhari leaving Nigeria far ...

YNaijaApril 3, 2023

Court grants Portable bail

Nigerian hip hop artist Habeeb Okikiola, popularly known as Portable, has been granted bail by a Magistrate Court in Ifo, ...

YNaijaApril 1, 2023

APC dismisses proposed Tinubu protest at White House; Portable arrested by police for assault | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss: APC dismisses proposed ...

YNaijaOctober 4, 2022

2023 Elections: Buhari, Tinubu, Shettima’s wives receive appointment letters; NDLEA arrests suspected narcotics trafficker at VGC | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

2023 Elections: Buhari, Tinubu, Shettima’s wives receive appointment letters NDLEA arrests suspected narcotics trafficker at VGC Mbaka will return after ...

YNaijaSeptember 2, 2022

Ice Prince taken into custody for assaulting a police officer

Ice Prince, a well-known rapper, was detained by the Lagos State Police Command on Friday morning for allegedly assaulting a ...

Joshua OnonoseAugust 16, 2022

Rihanna’s boyfriend, A$AP Rocky, charged with two counts of assault with a firearm

According to the authorities, A$AP Rocky is facing charges of two counts of armed assault in Los Angeles. In an ...

Joshua OnonoseAugust 10, 2022

Former Manchester United player, Ryan Giggs, charged with headbutting former girlfriend

Former Manchester United footballer Ryan Giggs has been charged with assault for headbutting his ex-girlfriend Kate Greville. The Manchester United ...

tosin adesinaFebruary 16, 2018

Nigerian Customs officials illegally detained and assaulted a Chinese businessman, this should worry you

When we were sent this first-person report of corruption and unprovoked violence against a Chinese businessman who immigrated to Nigeria ...

EditorJanuary 17, 2018

The Sexuality Blog: Uganda’s US ambassador beat his wife in front of guests for bringing up his infidelities, when will this end?

Thanks to the #MeToo movement, millions of women have been able to come forward and tell their stories about sexual ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 28, 2017

Nigerian Soldiers cause chaos at Freedom Park as they were denied ‘free entrance’

A video has surfaced online of Nigerian Soldiers causing chaos in Freedom Park, Lagos Island because they were denied ‘free ...

EditorNovember 10, 2017

[The Sexuality Blog] Giovanni Melton: What kind of monster kills his son for being gay?

Giovanni Melton had always known he was gay. His sexuality wasn’t something he could hide either, and much younger than ...

EditorOctober 19, 2017

[The Sexuality Blog] Here’s a quick and easy way to report domestic and sexual assaulters

This is to inform the Public that LASG has Launched Short Service Code ‘6820’ for Residents to Report Cases of ...

AzeezOctober 15, 2017

Stop assault on Abia indigenes | Ikpeazu warns army

Abia State governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has warned the Nigerian army against assaulting indigenes of the state. Background: Members of the ...

ItunuoluwaJune 12, 2017

US Congressman who punched reporter gets 40 hour community service sentence

On Monday, U.S Congressman-elect Greg Gianforte was sentenced to 40 hours of community service and 20 hours of anger management ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMay 12, 2017

Blaming the victim of domestic violence is all shades of wrong

Domestic violence has been one of the topics on the front burner on the cyberspace and in various chat groups ...

EditorMay 9, 2017

[The Sexuality Blog]: TY Bello’s King Women interview was brave, but terribly handled

There are only two times to publicly report sexual assault as a victim, immediately it happens, and if you cannot, ...

AzeezMay 4, 2017

Mercy Aigbe had bruises all over her body when she came for help – Commissioner

by Azeez Adeniyi The Lagos State Commissioner for Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, Lola Akande has said Nollywood actress, Mercy ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMay 4, 2017

Mercy Aigbe has mental issues | Husband, Lanre Gentry alleges

by Dolapo Adelana Lanre Gentry, husband of Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe has said that his wife is mentally unstable. The ...

AzeezApril 30, 2017

Lagos govt to prosecute Mercy Aigbe’s husband for alleged assault

by Azeez Adeniyi Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe has dragged her hotelier husband, Lanre Gentry to the Lagos Ministry of Women ...

UgoTalksAlotApril 26, 2017

UgoTalksAlot: Why ranting may be stopping the mental change we need

I’m a firm believer that how we pass information across is more important than the information we’re passing across. The ...

AzeezApril 20, 2017

#BBNaija: Conversations must be held on the importance of consent | TBoss speaks on sexual assault (WATCH)

by Azeez Adeniyi Former Big Brother Naija housemate and Second runner-up, TBoss has finally spoken about the sexual assault incident ...

AzeezApril 19, 2017

It wasn’t my intention to come across as a supporter of sexual assault | AY apologises to TBoss and fans

by Azeez Adeniyi Comedian, Ayo Makun popularly known as AY has apologised for making jokes about the sexual assault incident ...

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