domestic violence

Wasila Tasi’u, 14 year-old bride charged for killing 35 year-old husband

14 year-old bride, Wasila Tasi’u, was on Monday charged before a Rijiyar Zaki Magistrates’ Court in Kano for alleged culpable homicide.Wasila is facing the charge ... Full story

Is Nollywood Actress Chika Ike Engaged?

Nollywood Actress, Chika Ike no doubt enjoys the attention she gets when she's in the news. The actress recently was quoted saying "I am still open ... Full story

Jilted man sets ex-lover ablaze

Adesanmoye Kehinde, a senior official of the Nigerian Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) Ikotun Lagos branch, has been arrested and dragged before the Ejigbo ... Full story

Actress Eniola Badmus Says African Men Are Violent And Harsh

Violence against women is one act that has ceased to stop in Africa and many has spoken,written, acted about the stop of this act, but ... Full story

Martin Ebegbodi, 63-Year-Old Nigerian Man Shoots His 36-Yr-Old Wife To Death In Texas, USA

A 63-year-old Nigerian was charged with murder after he confessed to the shooting death of his wife around 3 a.m. Saturday in west Harris County.  Martin ... Full story

Woman Arrested For Attempting To Cut Off Her Husband's Manhood

A 39-year-old American woman has been arrested over trying to cut off her husband's penis with a box cutter during the quarrel. Both Lisa Jones-Orock and ... Full story

Banker Begs For Divorce Because Wife Keeps Beating His Mother

A 42-year-old banker begged an Igando Customary Court in Lagos for divorce over alleged battery of his mother by his wife. Abila said that his wife ... Full story

Woman Stabs Sister Who Was Deported From The USA To Death

A 62 year-old woman, Mrs Yemi Olasehinde,of Okedasa area of Ondo town was allegedly stabbed to death yesterday by her younger sister, Iyanu Olasehinde. Although details ... Full story

Elizabeth Eze, Woman In Kwara State Stabs Her Brother To Death Over Who Should Take Birth First

The police in Kwara State, northcentral Nigeria, have arrested Elizabeth Eze, a resident of Chikanda in Baruten Local Government Area, for allegedly stabbing her younger ... Full story

Isaac Anya Ojiabo Jr, 20 year old Nigerian kills 51 year old mother Joy Ojiabo in Maryland, USA

A 20 year old Nigerian man, Isaac Anya Ojiabo Jr has reportedly killed his 51 year old mother Joy Ojiabo in Maryland, USA. The young ... Full story

Deposed Wife-Beating Akure Monarch Pleading For Reinstatement, Sends 18-Page Apology To Governor Mimiko

The deposed former Deji of Akure Kingdom, Oluwadare Adepoju Adesina, has written an emotional letter of consideration to the Ondo state government to reinstate him ... Full story

Newly Wedded Wife Pours Hot Water On Husband For 'Always' Demanding Intimacy

A newly wedded wife, Jamila Saidu Umar is now cooling her heels in police cell in Katsina State after being arrested for pouring hot water ... Full story

Yaba Magistrate’s Court Sends Nkese Iroakazi, Nurse Who Set Girl Ablaze To Kirikiri Prison

Yaba Magistrate’s Court in Lagos, southwest Nigeria, has ordered that Mrs Nkese Iroakazi, the nurse who allegedly set an 11-year old girl ablaze last month, ... Full story

Ondo State Man Stabs Wife To Death For Bearing Female Children

A 48 years old man(name with held)has allegedly killed his wife for not being able to give birth to a male child. The deceased, 46, simply ... Full story

Emeka Agu, 28, sets pregnant lover ablaze

Until June 23, not many could have suspected that all was not well between Emeka Agu, 28, and his pregnant girlfriend, Miss Bidemi Akinsolufe. That ... Full story

Woman Bathes Husband's Mistress With Acid In Osun State

A housewife, Mrs Suzanna Fawole (38), in Osun State has been remanded in Ife prisons after she allegedly bathed one Funmilayo Aderibigbe (35), whom she ... Full story

Lagos Police Arrest Teenager Olanrewaju Aremu For Stabbing His Father To Death

The police in Lagos have arraigned a teenager, Olanrewaju Aremu, at a Yaba Magistrate’s Court for allegedly stabbing his father to death. PUNCH Metro had reported ... Full story

Woman Burns Son’s Face With An Iron As Punishment For Stealing Co-Tenant's Soup

A woman, Sakirat Attah, 25, has been arrested by the police at Elemoro Division, Lekki, Lagos, southwest Nigeria, for severely scalding her son’s face. The petty ... Full story

Dr. Chimezie Osigwe, 64, killed his mother, hid body for 10 years

Dr. Chimezie Osigwe, 64, is a  retired school principal of Awa Community Secondary School, Ejemekwuru in Oguta local government area of Imo State. He not ... Full story

14Yr Old Girl Killed By Boyfriend And Set On Fire Cos He Thought She Was Pregnant

The family of the 14-year-old Brooklyn girl who was allegedly killed by her boyfriend and dumped on a beach blasted him this morning for cowardly ... Full story

Akinloye Anuoluwapo, Bricklayer Slaughters Girlfriend For Ending Relationship

A 25-year-old bricklayer, Akinloye Anuoluwapo, has been arrested by the police for slaughtering his 21-year-old girlfriend, Rafiyat Akinyemi. Anuoluwapo slit Akinyemi’s throat at her family home ... Full story

Woman Stabs Husband And Pulls Out His Intestine

My elder brother whom i hv bn living with and who is my sole provider got married to another woman around six months ago after ... Full story

Olaide Bournes, Lagos State Polytechnic student killed by her lover, Abuchi Cyril

Parents of Olaide Bournes, who was allegedly killed by her lover, are in agony and they want justice to take its course, writes GBENGA ADENIJITears ... Full story

Man shoots uncle dead during masquerade festival at Nsukka, Enugu State

Pandemonium broke out at Nguru village in Nsukka, Enugu State, on Tuesday when a man shot his uncle dead at a masquerade festival.Boniface Ukwueze was ... Full story

Allen Williams Abiodun, Nigerian US Army Deserter Gives Reason For Killing His Brother

Nigerian US Army deserter, Allen Williams Abiodun, 52, who was arrested on February 20, 2013, for allegedly killing his younger brother, a Merchant Navy personnel ... Full story

Man Thrown Down 2-Storey Building By Angry In-Laws For Beating His Wife

A young man, Ejike Igwekile, has been thrown down from a two-storey building at 7 Rev Adegoke street Canal Estate, Okota, Lagos by his angry ... Full story

Chisa Chukwu, wife of 22 years hires assassins to murder husband

Did a house wife hire assassins to murder her husband of 22 years and the father of her six children? This is one of the ... Full story

Woman cuts off cheating boyfriend's private part, flushes it down the toilet

Cheating men should take a lesson of what might happen during their sleep.A woman who discovered that her boyfriend had been cheating cut off his ... Full story

Charity Ovudah, 36 Year Old Jealous Wife Murders Husband In Rivers State

It was gory sight yesterday in Mgboshiminu community in Obio/Akpor Local Government of Rivers State as Charity Ovudah, 36, allegedly stabbed her husband to death ... Full story

Nollywood divas move against domestic violence in Nigeria

Domestic violence against women, especially in Africa, has remained a thorny issue. Across the globe, governments, voluntary organisations and philanthropists have been collaborating actively through ... Full story

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Veteran film maker, Tunde Kelani, threatens not to release movies in Nigeria again as pirates hijack his new film, Maami, AKEEM LASISI reportsAt a time ...

Femi Kuti Receives His Grammy Award Nomination Medal

The Grammy Awards came alive yesterday in the home of Femi Kuti who finally got something from the organizers of the event, he may have ...

Artistes, Who Prefer To Have Their Names On The License Plates Of Their Cars, Had Better Watch It

Few weeks ago Comedian Alibaba took a position and stating the advantages on why celebrities should show off their possessions on social media, but contrary ...

Kcee Receives 2013 Benz G-Wagon As Birthday Gift From Brother

Popular Nigerian musician, KCee, has gotten himself the most fascinating birthday gift of the year.Kcee is a year older today, 18th April and his brother, ...

Nollywood ‘Knocking On Heaven’s Door’

The Nigerian entertainment industry is really growing in a fast pace as movies are been premiered and released almost every month. This time around, Royal ...

Banky W, Others Recreate Ellen DeGeneres Oscar Selfie

Recently the ‘Samsung Brand’ hosted a launch to officially announce the new Samsung S5 galaxy phone in Nigeria. Nigerian Ambassadors of the brand, Banky W, ...