Friday, February 21, 2020
Larry Tesler, an icon of early computing, has died at the age of 74. Mr Tesler started working in Silicon Valley in the early 1960s, at a time when computers were inaccessible to the vast majority...
A 48-year-old man identified as Jonathan Kamwana was on 16 February, 2020 found dead at Mbombwe Lodge in Limbe. Publicist for Limbe police station, Patrick Massa said according to information gathered so far, the deceased had...
In Niger, fifteen women and five children have died after being trapped in a stampede while trying to receive food and money for refugees. The accident occurred at a youth and culture centre in Diffa, the...
A nine-year-old Zimbabwean boy has died when he was struck on the head with an iron bar by a 13-year-old boy for playing peacemaker during a quarrel at the school, local police have confirmed. The deceased,...
A 32-year-old man died in Chitipa after the vehicle he was travelling in swerved off road thereby throwing out some passengers. Chitipa police station public relations officer, Gladwell Simwaka confirmed of the incident and identified the...
A 29-year-old Johana Nyondo has died after being hit by a speeding vehicle in Chitipa district. According to Chitipa police station public relations officer, Gladwell Simwaka, Nyondo met his fate on February 8,2020 at around 0400hrs...
A Kenyan World Food Programme (WFP) official has been killed by a crocodile while swimming in Lake Turkana. The official was attacked at around at around 1am Thursday. According to Turkana Central Sub-County Police Commander David...
A Kenyan man, Alex Likodo, traveled 50km to commit suicide after killing his girlfriend, Mebo Ayuma, at their apartment in Pakawa, Pipeline in Nakuru County. Caretaker of the apartment the co-habiting couple lived in, Ms Agnes...
Malawi’s diplomat Reverend Lewis Mwanamvekha who died yesterday in South Africa will be laid to rest today at his home village of Namathiya, traditional Authority (T/A) Kadewere in Chiradzulu. Upon death Mwanamvekha was a Deputy Commissioner...
A career diplomat and cleric of the CCAP church, Reverend Lewis Mwanamvekha, passed on Thursday morning in a South African hospital at the age of 54.The late diplomat and CCAP cleric: Mwanamvekha. Mwanamvekha was Malawi’s Deputy...
Hollywood legendary actor,best known in the movie series of 'Spartacus' ,Kirk Douglas has died at the age of 103. The renowned actor and father of Michael Douglas died on Wednesday, February 5, 2020. His son Michael told People,...
Thirteen children died and more than 40 others were injured in a stampede that occurred as they left school in western Kenya on Monday, local police said. "We have lost 13 children in this stampede and...
The coronavirus outbreak has now killed at least 362 people and infected more than 17,300 globally, as it continues to spread beyond China. One person outside mainland China, a man in the Philippines, has died.The...
Police in northern Tanzania are hunting for a self-proclaimed ‘prophet’ after more than 20 people died during a stampede early Sunday when worshippers surged forward to be ‘blessed’ by 'holy oil.' Police say they are looking...
A jealous wife has set herself on fire and died on Wednesday after her husband took another wife. The 28-year-old Nigerian woman who is also a mother of six set herself on fire, leaving no suicide...
At least two people have died due to hunger-related causes, local authorities in Ntcheu district have said. Confirming the matter, Chief Kathendo 2 of Katsinje village in the area of Traditional Authority Chilinga identified the deceased...
A 25-year old woman in Nsanje has committed suicide in her sorghum field. Nsanje Police Station Deputy Spokesperson, Sgt Pilirani Kondwani has confirmed of the news and identified the deceased as Memory Makani, of Chimbamera village,...
A 26-year-old Kenyan woman who was expectant died on Saturday after jumping from a moving ambulance in Kajiado County. According to the police report the woman, Naiso Leslie, jumped out of the ambulance after the condition...