30 dead in Nigeria triple suicide bombing

Thirty people were killed late Sunday Thirty people were killed late Sunday in a triple suicide bombing in northeast Nigeria, emergency services reported, in an attack bearing the hallmarks of the Boko Haram jihadist group. Three bombers detonated their explosives outside a hall in Konduga, 38 kilometres (24 miles) from the Borno state capital Maiduguri, […]

Two Chinese hostages freed in Ebonyi.

Masked gunmen seized the men on Thursday in the Ohaozara area of Ebonyi state in Nigeria’s troubled southeast region. But after being chased by police, the kidnappers left the men behind, Ebonyi state police spokeswoman Loveth Odah said. “They were rescued on Saturday morning,” Odah said. “The pressure was so much on the kidnappers that […]

Catholic priest has committed suicide following accusation he defiled a little girl

A Catholic priest has committed suicide following accusation he defiled a little girl. Reverend Father Richard Bilé, serving at the parish of Saint Francis of Assisi Affiénou (Maferé), Cote d’Ivoire, hanged himself after the Presbyteral Council decided on Tuesday, April 23 to suspend him for a few months. He, however, committed suicide, yesterday, and left […]