Category: Crime

Sudanese activists seek justice for mass rapes after militia ‘breaks the girls’

Sudanese activists seek justice for mass rapes after militia ‘breaks the girls’

Sudanese activists are struggling to document reports of mass rapes during a June 3 paramilitary crackdown on a Khartoum protest camp. But security fears coupled with Internet cuts are making it an uphill task. On the morning of June 3, Nahid Jabrallah was at a sprawling sit-in outside Sudan’s army headquarters in Khartoum when paramilitary troops descended … Continue reading Sudanese activists seek justice for mass rapes after militia ‘breaks the girls’

Police raids homes of alleged Iraqi crime gang in Germany

  Police in western Germany have raided 49 homes and businesses linked to an Iraqi gang suspected of involvement in human trafficking, drug dealing, illegal arms trade and forging identity papers. Some 800 police officers were involved in the raids that began early Wednesday morning in eleven cities in the western state of North Rhine-Westphalia, … Continue reading Police raids homes of alleged Iraqi crime gang in Germany

Anger sweeps Bangladesh after 18-year-old set on fire for reporting sexual abuse

The killing of an 18-year-old girl for allegedly reporting sexual harassment by her principal sparked massive outrage in Bangladesh. Protests are being held in several parts of the country demanding justice. An 18-year-old Bangladeshi student studying in a madrasa, was set on fire for complaining about being sexual harassed by the school's principal. The victim went … Continue reading Anger sweeps Bangladesh after 18-year-old set on fire for reporting sexual abuse

Pastor arrested for allegedly defiling minors

Detectives in Area D police command, Mushin have arrested a “man of God” who allegedly sodomizes teenagers and children in Ejigbo area of Lagos.  On 22 January, 2019, a case of defilement of a minor (names withheld) by penetration was reported by a good Samaritan at Ejigbo Police Station. Sequel to this intelligence, one Prince Chinecherem, … Continue reading Pastor arrested for allegedly defiling minors

Abusive wife jailed for life

Abusive wife jailed for life

A woman who killed her husband after "systematically" abusing him and hitting him with a rolling pin has been jailed. Hannegret Donnelly, 55, controlled husband Christopher's life "through threats and beatings", police said. He had 78 external injuries and various internal ones, including spine and neck fractures, when he died in March 2018. Donnelly was convicted of … Continue reading Abusive wife jailed for life