Lagos

  • Nigeria: Plane with 20 on board crash-lands in Lagos, 8 dead 03-10-2013 04:28 PM

    Lagos: A small chartered passenger plane with 20 people on board crashed shortly after take-off at Lagos airport's domestic terminal on Thursday and at least eight people were killed, authorities said. Aviation Ministry spokesman Joe Obi said there were some survivors from the Associated Airlines plane, which was flying from...
  • Nigerian arrested in Delhi with cocaine worth Rs 2 crore 02-09-2013 06:04 PM

    A Nigerian national was arrested in New Delhi with 190 gm cocaine valued at Rs.2 crore in the international market, police said on Monday. Abdul Raheem Kamalideen Kehine, from Lagos in Nigeria, was arrested Sunday from west Delhi's Dwarka where he went to deliver a consignment of 190 gm cocaine...
  • Celta oust Almeria from Copa to meet Madrid 30-11-2012 08:15 AM

    Barcelona: Enrique de Lucas scored in extra time as Celta Vigo came from behind in dramatic fashion to oust second-tier club Almeria 3-0 from the Copa del Rey on Thursday after Roberto Lago had netted in the dying moments to extend the match. Celta will face 2011 cup winner Real...
  • 67 dead in northeast Nigeria attacks: Officials 05-11-2011 08:49 PM

    Lagos: At least 67 people died in a wave of bombings and shootings carried out in northeast Nigeria overnight, officials said on Saturday, as frightened mourners left their homes to begin burying their dead. A radical Muslim sect known locally as Boko Haram claimed responsibility on Saturday for the attacks,...
  • 200 dead in Lagos pipeline explosion 26-12-2006 06:17 PM

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