Category: Crime & Justice

Cameroon Army ‘kills more than 100 Boko Haram Terrorists’

Cameroon Army ‘kills more than 100 Boko Haram Terrorists’

According to reports by Agence France Press (AFP), the Cameroon army last Saturday killed more than 100 fighters of the Nigerian Islamic sect, Boko Haram in a counter offensive action. On Monday September 8, 2014, the Cameroonian government said its soldiers killed more than 100″ Boko Haram fighters during an attempted incursion into Cameroonian territory. […]

Oscar Pistorius Thrown out of NightClub for Involving in Drunken Brawl

Oscar Pistorius Thrown out of NightClub for Involving in Drunken Brawl

According to the South African ‘Star Newspaper’, South Africa’s Paralympian star Oscar Pistorius was thrown out of a nightclub over the weekend after being drunk and involving in a nightclub drunken brawl. The Star newspaper is citing witnesses’ reports. Pistorius, 27, is currently on trial accused of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in the early […]

Egypt: African Celebrities Magazine Joins Call for Release of Al Jazeera Journalists

Egypt: African Celebrities Magazine Joins Call for Release of Al Jazeera Journalists

Following the detention and trial in Egypt of colleague Al Jazeera English Journalists: Peter Greste, Baher Mohammed, Mohammed Fahmy and Abdullah Elshamy, Netherlands based Africa Press International (API) and African Celebrities Magazine (ACM) have joined Al Jazeera TV Network; international Journalists and media organizations as well and several world governments in calling for their immediate […]

Former Cameroon Health Minister Sentenced to 20 years for Corruption

Former Cameroon Health Minister Sentenced to 20 years for Corruption

A former Health Minister of Cameroon, Urbain Olanguena Awono has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for corruption. The sentenced was handed down on Monday 12, August 2013 by a Cameroonian special criminal court, charged with fighting high-level graft. The court found Mr. Urbain Olanguena Awono guilty of embezzling more than 80 million CFA […]

Football: 79 Goals in 90 Mins…Nigerian Players & Officials now banned for life

Football: 79 Goals in 90 Mins…Nigerian Players & Officials now banned for life

Following an outcry from the international football community and the World Football Authority (FIFA), The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) has today banned Players and officials of four Nigerian amateur clubs for life involved in two promotion play-off games that produced unbelievable score lines of 79-0 and 67-0. In simple terms, they have been banned for […]

Cameroon, Nigeria & France Collaborate to Free French Hostages Adducted in Northern Cameroon

Cameroon, Nigeria & France Collaborate to Free French Hostages Adducted in Northern Cameroon

CAMEROON: Seven members of a French family abducted in Cameroon on February 19, 2013 have been freed. The declaration was made in a Communiqué by the Head of State of the Republic of Cameroon, His Excellency President Paul Biya read on the national Radio, CRTV Yaoundé on Friday, 19 April 2013.The family, which includes four children (aged […]

Son of Former Senegalese President Arrested for Corruption

Son of Former Senegalese President Arrested for Corruption

The son of the former President of Senegal Abdoulaye Wade has been arrested by Senegalese Police on suspicion of corruption. 45 year old Karim Wade who was a senior minister and his father’s right-hand man from 2000 to 2012, is accused of illegally amassing about $1.4 billion (£900m) during his father’s 12 year presidency.He held […]

African Albinos are killed for their body Parts…(a tragedy of double discrimination & persecution)

African Albinos are killed for their body Parts…(a tragedy of double discrimination & persecution)

Every day, normal Africans get up and complain of either partiality, discrimination, unfairness, lack of love or partners, segregation etc etc. But what if you were born an Albino in Africa? Maybe with a little thought and consideration, normal Africans should look into the mirror and thank God for not being in the shoes of […]

Renowned American Poet Maya Angelou has Called on Americans to say: “I am Sorry”

Renowned American Poet Maya Angelou has Called on Americans to say: “I am Sorry”

Maya Angelou has reacted to the senseless massacre in the United States on Friday 14th December 2012 that left about 26 people dead…20 of them little children and about six adults, by calling on Americans to say “I am Sorry”. The comment posted on her Face book page on 15 December 2012 reads as follows: […]

“Our hearts are broken today”…Pres. Obama Sheds Tears over Death of 20 kids in the US

“Our hearts are broken today”…Pres. Obama Sheds Tears over Death of 20 kids in the US

Following a senseless massacre in the United States on Friday 14th December 2012 that has so far left about 26 people dead…20 of them little children and about six adults, the President of the United States Barrack Obama in an emotional statement at the White House briefing room declared that “Our hearts are broken today”. […]