Tag: Oscar Pistorius

Ado AminuNovember 8, 2021

West African regional bloc ECOWAS imposes new sanctions on Mali and Guinea | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the African continent, these are the 5 stories you may have missed out on: Portuguese UN soldiers investigated in ...

AzeezAugust 26, 2016

Oscar Pistorius escapes longer jail term

South African Paralympian, Oscar Pistorius on Friday escaped a longer jail term after an appeal against his previous jail sentence ...

AzeezAugust 14, 2016

Oscar Pistorius put on suicide watch

South African Amputee sprinter, Oscar Pistorius who is serving six-year sentence for killing his girlfriend has been put on suicide ...

Ada IgboanugoDecember 10, 2014

Judge Masipa to allow appeal on Pistorius’ verdict

By Peyton Sawyer Judge Thokozile Masipa has ruled on Wednesday, December 10, that prosecutors can appeal against the culpable homicide ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 4, 2014

Oscar Pistorius: Prosecutors file appeal against case verdict

by Mark Bassey South African prosecutors have filed an appeal against the sentence and conviction of Paralympian, Oscar Pistorius. Last ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 27, 2014

Prosecutors to appeal Oscar Pistorius’ trial verdict

by Chidi Okoye Prosecutors have indicated their intention to appeal the verdict and sentencing of Oscar Pistorius. The Paralympian was last week, ...

YEditorOctober 21, 2014

BREAKING: Oscar Pistorius sentenced to five years in prison for culpable homicide

by Chidi Okoye A court in Pretoria, South Africa has sentenced blade runner, Oscar Pistorius to five years in prison ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 17, 2014

Tega’s Corner: Keshi’s sack, Pistorius trial and Germany’s poor form (WATCH)

  On this week’s episode of Tega’s Corner, host, Tega Onojaife discuses Keshi’s sack, Germany’s recent poor form and Oscar ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 12, 2014

#UPDATE: This is what the judge has said so far about the #OscarPistorius trial

by Chidi Okoye Today, Oscar Pistorius, the South African athlete, who allegedly killed his girlfriend months ago, will know whether ...

October 13, 2013

Ayokunle Odekunle: Femi Fani-Kayode should stop haranguing us with witless theories

by Ayokunle Odekunle I have nothing against Mr. Fani-Kayode but he insults our senses by coming to town with some ...

August 19, 2013

Reeva Steenkamp trial: The blade runner, Oscar Pistorius indicted on murder charge over girlfriend’s death

Oscar Pistorius reacts ahead of court proceedings. Oscar Pistorius was indicted Monday on charges of murder and illegal possession of ammunition ...

August 18, 2013

Court sets March date for commencement of Oscar Pistorius’ murder trial

by ‘Jola Sotubo Months after the brutal Valentine’s Day killing of his girlfriend, a date has finally been set for ...

June 28, 2013

Bittersweet moment: Oscar Pistorius returns to track practice for the first time since the Reeva Steenkamp killing

Oscar Pistorius, charged with premeditated murder for Reeva Steenkamp’s Valentine’s Day shooting death, runs at the University of Pretoria on ...

June 4, 2013

Oscar Pistorius’ trial: Unedited semi-nude images of Reeva Steenkamp emerge as court case is postponed

A set of semi-naked photos that Reeva Steenkamp commissioned for an unidentified ‘special someone’ in the months leading up to her ...

May 31, 2013

Leaked photo of the Oscar Pistorius’ bloody crime scene (Viewer Discretion)

Graphic photographs of the bathroom where Oscar Pistorius shot dead his model girlfriend have been leaked, showing a bloody trail ...

March 11, 2013

Oscar Pistorius is “on the verge of suicide” – Best friend

by Rachel Ogbu Oscar Pistorius’s best friend, Mike Azzie has claimed the Olympian is “on the verge of suicide.” Reports ...

March 1, 2013

Sickening: Taxi driver handcuffed to a police van and dragged to his death (WATCH)

Sickening video emerged today of South African police officers tying a man to their van and dragging him through the ...

February 22, 2013

Just In: Oscar Pistorius shooting – The ‘Blade Runner’ gets bail

Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius was granted bail on Friday, having been charged with premeditated murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. ...

February 21, 2013

Opinion: It’s better to leave if you can’t deal with domestic violence

by James Amuta Men cannot give other men good advice when it comes to how to deal with an overtly ...

February 21, 2013

Chilling pictures of room where Pistorius fatally shot girlfriend (PHOTOS)

Chilling photos have emerged of the bathroom where Oscar Pistorius’ girlfriend lay dying after he gunned her down through the ...

February 21, 2013

Aninoritse Odeli-Serrano: Femi Fani-Kayode and his outrageous Delilah theory

by Aninoritse Odeli-Serrano So Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode, with all due respect, I would ask that you deal with your past ...

February 20, 2013

Oscar Pistorius charged with premeditated murder, “I thought she was an intruder”, he cries

Olympian Oscar Pistorius today denied that he willfully killed his girlfriend, telling a South African court that he shot the ...

February 18, 2013

Is this how Oscar Pistorius ‘murdered’ his girlfriend? Controversial ‘cartoon’ shows likely scenario (PHOTOS)

Police investigating the killing of Oscar Pistorius’ girlfriend are now focusing on her iPad after it was found on the ...

February 17, 2013

Oscar Pistorius kept weapons in his bedroom for security, journalist says

Oscar Pistorius, the Olympic and Paralympic athlete who was charged today with the murder of his girlfriend at his South Africa home, kept a ...

February 16, 2013

In bad taste? Oscar Pistorius’s killed girlfriend’s reality TV show will air as planned

SABC1 will not be pulling the Tropika Island of Treasure 5 reality show from its schedule, despite the shock death ...

February 15, 2013

“Sobbing uncontrollably”: Oscar Pistorius, ‘The Blade Runner’ appears in court over killing of girlfriend (SNAPSHOT)

by Rachel Ogbu Today Paralympic hero, Oscar Pistorius, 26, appeared in court over the killing of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, 30. ...

February 15, 2013

Opinion: So pissed off by Pistorius tweets

by Peter Mann The flood of comments on Twitter and other social media platforms around Oscar Pistorius highlight the extreme ...

February 14, 2013

South African blade runner, Oscar Pistorius charged with murder for shooting girlfriend in his home

by Rachel Ogbu South African Olympic and Paralympic blade runner, Oscar Pistorius, 26, was arrested on Thursday following the death ...

August 14, 2012

Photo of the Day: Blade runner to another, “I did it, therefore you can”

by Isi Esene Oscar Pistorius, the South African Olympic athlete and the fastest man on the planet on no legs, ...

August 9, 2012

Akintunde Oyebode: Citius, Altius, Fortius (YNaija FrontPage)

by Akintunde Oyebode The first time I was rewarded for knowing some random fact was at a quiz during my ...

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