Six-year-old Virginia boy in custody after shooting teacher
11 January 2023 | 3:27 pm
Newport News police say the shooting was "not accidental" and are trying to determine how the child accessed the weapon. The boy has been taken into custody as police continue to investigate.
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How five girls died in Boko Haram custody - Freed Dapchi schoolgirl
25 Apr 2018
Senator Dino Melaye has been rushed to Zankli Hospital, Abuja, where he is receiving treating following a daring escape Tuesday afternoon from police custody when he was being conveyed to Lokoja, Kogi State, to be paraded by the police.
3 May 2018
Senator Dino Melaye wheeled to police custody, to spend 38 days.
22 Oct 2018
Fayose arraigned in Lagos, remanded in EFCC custody.
1 Dec 2018
A group of 22 Ukrainian sailors was arrested following the clash between Ukrainian navy vessels and Russia's coastal guard in the Sea of Azov on Sunday. They could face long jail terms in Russia. DW spoke to the lawyers.
15 Dec 2018
Migrant girl dies in US Border Control custody.
14 May 2019
Several Nigerians have called for the release of Leah Sharibu, the only Christian student among the 110 female kidnapped at the Government Girls Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State on February 18, 2018, as she marks her 16th birthday in the custody of her captors.
23 Dec 2019
The founder of the church where a missing toddler was allegedly exhumed from the altar has been detained in the prison custody.
7 Jun 2020
In this edition, Zimbabwe police arrested five opposition officials in tensions on Friday. They were gathered at their party's headquarters after it was forcibly occupied by a rival faction. Also, South Africa has launched a 'Black Friday' campaign in response to the death of George Floyd in the United States. And the families of the twelve Burkinabés who died in police custody on the night of May 11th demand answers. Our correspondent has more on the investigation.
8 Jun 2020
Zimbabwe police have arrested five senior opposition MDC officials amid tensions. The officials were gathered at their party's headquarters after it was forcibly occupied by a rival faction – our correspondent tells us more. Also, South Africa has launched a "Black Friday" campaign in response to the death of George Floyd in the United States. And the families of twelve Burkinabés who died in police custody on the night of May 11 demand answers. Our correspondent reports on the investigation.
5 Jul 2020
The deaths of a father and son from alleged police brutality have sparked outrage and a debate on custodial deaths in India, with many drawing parallels with the killing of George Floyd in the United States.
Suspect for rape, murder escapes police custody, NAF deploy Special Forces to Southern Kaduna and more
16 Aug 2020
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The leader of the Catholic Church travels to Juba along with the Archbishop of Canterbury and the moderator of the Church of Scotland. The three leaders are hoping to push for peace amid continued fighting.
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Pension problems: French workers strike over government's retirement plans. As many as 2.8 million people hit the streets across France on Tuesday in a second day of walkouts designed to protest the latest pension reform proposals.