Fire engulfs Christ Embassy Church Headquarters in Lagos

Fire has broken out at the Christ Embassy Church Headquarters located on Billingways Way, Oregun, Lagos. The blaze started earlier on Sunday, sending plumes of smoke into the sky and drawing the attention of local residents and passersby. Emergency officials…

Fire guts Enugu timber market

No fewer than five shops were on Tuesday gutted by fire at the timber market in Kenyatta Street, Uwani, Enugu, the News Agency of Nigeria reports. NAN reports that prompt response by the state Fire Service quenched the fire from…

40 killed, houses burnt in Plateau community attack

Suspected bandits have reportedly killed over 40 persons after they attacked Zurak village in Bashar District of Wase Local Government Area of Plateau State. Our correspondent learnt that several houses were also set ablaze by the bandits during the attack,…

Woman murdered disabled mum-in-law by setting fire to her bed while she slept

An evil killer murdered her disabled mother-in-law by setting fire to her bed while she slept in a bid to get her hands on the inheritance cash after draining her bank account. Frail Elizabeth Vamplew, 77, died from burns and…

1 student dies as fire guts Anambra seminary school

One person died, and several properties were damaged when a fire broke out at the Bishop Crowther Memorial Seminary School, Awka, Anambra State capital. The cause of the fire has yet to be ascertained, but it was gathered that the…

French police kill man trying to burn Rouen synagogue

French police have killed a man after a synagogue was set on fire in the north-western city of Rouen. The man was reportedly armed with a knife and an iron bar and when he went towards the police, an officer…

Home explosion kills 1 and forces neighbourhood evacuation

An explosion obliterated a house and killed one person, injured another and forced an evacuation of an entire neighborhood. The home on Continental Court near Leonardine Avenue in the South River borough of New Jersey exploded on Thursday around 7pm,…

7 die in petrol tanker explosion on Warri-Sapele road 

Seven people lost their lives when a petrol-laden tanker detached and exploded on motion on the Warri-Sapele expressway, at Ometan community, Okpe Local Government Area, Delta State. The trailer dismembered on the road after the tank body separated from the…

Mob sets fire on Abuja market over suspect’s killing 

Angry youths Tuesday afternoon reportedly set parts of the popular Wuse market in the Wuse District of Abuja on fire after police allegedly shot a 17-year-old hawker dead inside the market. The office of the Abuja Markets Management Limited (AMML)…

US airman sets himself on fire outside Israel embassy to protest ‘genocide’

An active member of the United States military has set himself on fire outside the Israeli embassy in Washington, DC, according to officials, in an apparent act of protest against Israel’s devastating war on Gaza. The man, whose name was…

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