Haul of cocaine sent to Japanese port city ‘by mistake’?
23 November 2019 | 12:50 pm
Japanese authorities have seized a record shipment of cocaine worth $73 million in the port city of Kobe. Sources believe the drugs may have been sent there by accident.
1 Feb 2018
One person dead, 5 others injured in Kara bridge accident.
21 Oct 2018
A train derailment in northeastern Taiwan killed at least 18 people and injured 160 on Sunday (October 21), government authorities said.
30 Jan 2019
A truck loaded with petroleum product fell this morning at Barracks bus stop along the Mile 2/Badagry Expressway, Ojo, Lagos, spilling its content.
10 Mar 2019
A number of migrants from Central America have died after the truck they were traveling in swerved off the highway in southern Mexico. Migrants regularly use the route on the way to the USA.
17 Apr 2019
The Paris prosecutor has said there's no evidence to suggest arson was behind the blaze at Notre Dame. Authorities have assembled a team to probe the cause and interview workers involved in the site's renovations.
2 Jun 2019
The captain of a large cruise ship involved in the incident has been taken into custody after a collision with a sightseeing boat. Dozens are feared dead after one of Hungary's worst river accidents.
2 Sep 2019
Actor Kevin Hart suffered major injuries in a car accident in Los Angeles early on Sunday morning, the California Highway Patrol said.
7 Aug 2020
An Air India Express jet is ripped apart after skidding off the runway at Kozhikode airport in the southern Indian state of Kerala, killing at least 14 people died and seriously injuring 15 others.
10 Sep 2020
Multiple accidents occurred in the wuse area of Abuja after an FRSC official chased a car on the highway.
14 Sep 2020
After two days of searching, rescue teams recover the first bodies of gold diggers missing since the accident that struck their artisanal gold mine in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo on Friday.
10 Nov 2020
Tanker Accident: Lagos residents seek government intervention over frequent crashes
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After years of discussion and agitation, Germany has agreed to return looted African colonial artefacts, including over 1,000 Benin Bronzes that will be repatriated to Nigeria.
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Ethopian entrepreneur Kidist Tesfaye challenges pollution by producing ecofriendly bags out of paper and fabrics.
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Russian lawmakers passed a law expanding the definition of "foreign agents," a tool used to crack down on Kremlin critics and impose new restrictions.