Tag: dead

September 6, 2013

Human shield: Bodyguard to Beyonce, Lady Gaga, Rihanna and Mandela ‘tasered to death’ by police

A 6-foot-5 bodyguard to celebrities couldn’t protect himself from being killed when cops tasered him during a bizarre break-in, the ...

August 28, 2013

BIZARRE: Man steals dead father’s body from cemetery in hopes of resurrecting him (PICTURED)

Police describe Vincent Bright, who tried to resurrect his father, as deeply religious. He will serve probation for his crime. ...

August 28, 2013

Tragic news: Mystery fire kills 3 members of a family in Makurdi

by ‘Jola Sotubo Three members of the same family have been lost to an inferno in Makurdi, the Benue state ...

August 26, 2013

TRAGIC NEWS: Catholic priest mistakenly kills himself just before Mass in Edo

by ‘Jola Sotubo A small community in Edo State was thrown into confusion early yesterday morning after the sudden death ...

August 25, 2013

Insecurity: Gunmen kill 28 in Plateau, many others displaced

by ‘Jola Sotubo Forty-eight people have been killed in violence in Langtang South Local Government Area of Plateau since it ...

August 24, 2013

#InCaseYouMissedIt: 35 people killed in fresh Boko Haram attack, 14 others injured

by ‘Jola Sotubo The nation has continued to count its losses to the rampaging terrorist sect Boko Haram. According to ...

August 22, 2013

Opinion: Pension – Waiting for the dead man’s shoes

by Josef Omorotionwan All these sordid affairs have perhaps been consigned to history. But the rightful owners of the money ...

August 21, 2013

HORRIBLE: Student shot dead by teenagers who gunned him down ‘for the fun of it’

A promising Australian student, who was on a baseball scholarship in the United States, was allegedly gunned down by a ...

August 19, 2013

Sad news: Smallville actor, Lee Thompson Young commits suicide at 29

    So sad! Former Disney star and Smallville actor Lee Thompson Young was found dead of an apparently self-inflicted ...

August 19, 2013

Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau ‘may be dead’, says the JTF

Nigeria’s militant Islamist leader Abubakar Shekau may have been killed by the security forces during a shoot-out, an army spokesman ...

August 18, 2013

Stranger than fiction: Incredible story of ‘dead’ man who wakes up after 3 days in mortuary (PICTURED)

by Oge Okonkwo A retired 49-year-old soldier,  Kayode Sotunde, had no inclination that the journey he undertook  from  Gboko to Kano on ...

August 14, 2013

HORRIFYING: Moment Egyptian protesters pushed a police van 50ft off a bridge (PHOTOS)

This is the horrifying moment an armoured police vehicle was pushed off a bridge by protestors in Cairo today. The ...

August 13, 2013

Food poisoning: One person confirmed dead, 6 others in critical condition

by Oge Okonkwo Eight members of the same family in Uvuru, Uzo Uwani Local Government Area of Enugu State are on ...

August 12, 2013

Horrific: Man shoots 8-year-old dead then kills himself in unexplained murder-suicide

Police responding to reports of shots fired today inside the YWCA office in Manchester, New Hampshire discovered two bodies – ...

August 11, 2013

Tragedy: One woman killed as truck crushes 6 vehicles in Abuja (PHOTOS)

by Akan Ido It was a gory sight yesterday at Biaji Road in Kubwa, Abuja as a heavy-duty truck lost ...

August 8, 2013

Messages from the dead? Couple develop app to communicate with ghosts

An Indiana couple have developed an app that they say lets the spirit world communicate with the living one and ...

August 3, 2013

Tragic: 4 children die in Jigawa building collapse

by Isi Esene Four children reportedly died yesterday in Danzomo village of Sule-Tankarkar Local Government Area of Jigawa State when a building ...

August 1, 2013

Tragic: 7 people die as fuel tanker loses control in Lagos

by Isi Esene Seven people were yesterday killed at Ogolonto bus stop near Ikorodu, Lagos, when a fuel laden tanker ...

July 29, 2013

Unholy feud: Pastor fatally shoots nephew in church (PICTURED)

Curtis Jones A Texas pastor is being accused of murder for allegedly fatally shooting his nephew on Sunday. The Newton ...

July 27, 2013

Tragic: Woman, 23, shot dead just hours before her son’s birthday party

A young mother was shot dead on her son’s third birthday. Jazzmine Wash, 23, was killed outside her Long Beach, ...

July 21, 2013

Update: NEMA confirms 3 dead in Lagos building collapse (WATCH)

by Oge Okonkwo A two story building  under construction located at the Ishaga area of Surulere, Lagos, collapsed earlier today with ...

July 17, 2013

Tragic: Man accidentally shoots 7-year-old son dead in gun store parking lot

Craig Allen Loughrey In a very tragic incident, a father shot and killed his young son while shopping at a ...

July 15, 2013

“We are all Trayvon Martin”: Americans vent their anger over not guilty verdict for George Zimmerman (PHOTOS)

Protests spread across the country Sunday in a second day of demonstrations in the wake of the sensational not-guilty verdict ...

July 14, 2013

Just In: Glee actor, Cory Monteith, found dead in hotel room

Glee actor Cory Monteith has died at the age 31, it has been confirmed. The actor – who played Finn ...

July 5, 2013

Sad news: Nollywood TV soap actor, Tony Umole is dead

by Oge Okonkwo Nollywood mourns one of its own again as it loses actor Tony Umole. He is popular for ...

July 1, 2013

Sad news: 5 UNILAG students involved in an auto-crash (Report)

by Akan Ido There are indications that five students of the University of Lagos lost their lives on Sunday, June ...

June 15, 2013

#InCaseYouMissedIt: Veteran artiste, Fatai Rolling Dollar laid to rest (PHOTOS)

by Chi Ibe Juju musician, Fatai ‘Rolling Dollar’ Olagunju was buried on June 13 at his building site at Ikorodu, ...

June 12, 2013

Sad news: Popular artiste, Fatai Rolling Dollar is dead

by Akan Ido There are reports that Juju musician, Fatai ‘Rolling Dollar’ Olagunju is dead. The octogenarian was said to ...

June 7, 2013

2-year-old boy dies after dad left for work forgetting him in a locked car

PIACENZA 24 Two-year-old Luca Albanese died in Italy after his father, Andrea Albanese, left him in a locked car for ...

May 5, 2013

Sad news: Pini Jason, Vanguard columnist is dead

Vanguard columnist, Chief  Pini Jason Onyegbaduo,popularly known as Pini Jason, is dead.  He died Saturday afternoon in a Lagos hospital ...

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