• April 2, 2023

Putin’s arrest warrant worries South Africa

Pretoria could be forced to arrest the Russian president in respect of its obligations vis-à-vis international justice, in particular the Rome Statute. The government of Cyril Ramaphosa does not hide its …

Business:World Bank reaffirms its commitment to Niger

World Bank President David Malpass told a press conference in Niamey on Thursday that security and energy were “indispensable for development” in the Sahel, at the end of a two-day visit …

Uganda will send soldiers to Moscow to defend Putin if need be – President’s son

The son of Ugandan leader Yoweri Museveni, Muhoozi Kainerugaba, said he would send Ugandan troops to defend Moscow in case of an “imperialist” threat. Call me “Putinist” if you want, we …

A primary school teacher in Nigeria has been arrested for allegedly flogging a 19-months-old child to death.

The deceased identified as Obinna was allegedly given 31 strokes of the cane by the suspect for getting wet from playing with water.

The Asaba, Delta state police have launched an investigation into the case.

The police confirmed the victim died on Saturday.

“We have the suspect who is the son of the owner of the school in our custody,” the Police Public Relations Officer in the State, DSP Bright Edafe said.

Meanwhile, the Delta State Government has sealed up Arise Nursery and Primary School where the alleged incident took place, adding that the school was operating without approval.

Advocates for Children and Vulnerable People Network alleged that Obinna’s hands and legs were tied before the flogging started.

Chief Operating Officer of the network, Ebenezer Omejalile, said the suspect and the proprietor were initially arrested but released due to agreement with the victim’s family.

Omejalile said the suspects were re-arrested on Saturday after the baby died.

these cases seem to be on the increase in recent times

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *