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Tourist Killed At Caribbean Airport

Tourist Killed At Caribbean Airport

A 57-year-old tourist has died after she stood too close to an airport’s runway in the Caribbean and the engine of a large jet blew her into the ground. The New Zealand national was trying to hold on to a fence bordering the Princess Juliana International Airport in St. Martin on Wednesday when she was […]

Bloody Mexico Prison Brawl Leaves At Least 28 Dead

Bloody Mexico Prison Brawl Leaves At Least 28 Dead

At least 28 prison inmates are dead after vicious fighting broke out inside a jail in the Mexican resort town of Acapulco, in one of the worst outbreaks of prison violence in the country to date. A state security official, Roberto Alvarez, told reporters the fight broke out between rival gangs in the maximum security wing of […]

Tragedy – Mother, Four Children Die In Inferno

Tragedy – Mother, Four Children Die In Inferno

A woman and her four children were killed by a midnight fire at Malam Inna quarters in Gombe, the Gombe State capital. The victims – a housewife, her infant child, and three stepchildren – were asleep when the fire started, witnesses said. The fire is believed to have started at about 3 a.m. when electricity […]

Two Die In Sallah Tragedy In Lagos

Two Die In Sallah Tragedy In Lagos

While one of the deceased persons was killed after a drinking spree at the Orile Iganmu area of Lagos, the other person was killed by a hit-and-run driver at the Ikeja area of the state. The drinking incident was said to have involved the deceased person, who was simply identified as Onyibo, who had engaged […]

Final Year UNILAG Undergraduate Dies In hostel

Final Year UNILAG Undergraduate Dies In hostel

A 500-level undergraduate of the University of Lagos, Odusami Matthew, has died after slumping at the Biobaku Hostel. PUNCH Metro learnt that Matthew, a student at the Estate Management Department, was playing football with some of his friends on Friday when he slumped. He was reportedly rushed to the school’s medical centre where he was […]

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