Wednesday , 4 May 2016

Odd News

17-Year-Old Boy Kills Own Mother, Accuses Her Of Making Him Impotent


A 17 year old chap named Agayo Lorzenda is currently cooling off in police custody after murdering his mother in cold blood. Lorzenda shot his mother with a locally made gun after accusing her of using witchcraft to make him impotent. The unfortunate incident occurred at Tse-Agbaigbe Ikyurav-Tiev 11, in Katsina/Ala …

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Italian court rules food theft ‘not a crime’ if hungry


Stealing small amounts of food to stave off hunger is not a crime, Italy’s highest court of appeal has ruled. Judges overturned a theft conviction against Roman Ostriakov after he stole cheese and sausages worth €4.07 (£3; $4.50) from a supermarket. Mr Ostriakov, a homeless man of Ukrainian background, had taken …

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Woman wanted for stealing dog named ISIS takes limo to jail to turn herself in


The Marion County Sheriff’s Office says a woman wanted for taking her tenant’s dog named Isis following a bizarre dispute showed up in a limousine at the Marion County Jail to turn herself in. Deputies say it all began when Brooke Skoda-Kempton decided to kick her tenant, Kate Taylor, out for …

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Website offers fake doctors notes to help clients skip work


A website offering “fake doctors notes” to help customers get out of work, school or other duties is offering a 100-percent-refund guarantee. The website,, offers phony excuses purporting to be from healthcare providers including general practitioners, dentists, gynecologists, oncologists and other types of doctors. The site offers purported testimonials from …

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13-year-old Armed Robbery Gang Leader Arrested In Lagos


A 13-year-old boy has told the police in Lagos that he joined armed robbery in order to survive. The boy, name withheld, said although his parents were still alive, they were not interested in his welfare. He explained that he and about 40 other boys of his age used to …

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17 Year Old Boy Kills Mother For “Using His Manhood For Witchcraft”


A 17 year old chap named Agayo Lorzenda is currently reprimanded in police custody after murdering his mother in cold blood. Lorzenda shot his mother with a locally made gun after accusing her of using witchcraft to make him impotent. The unfortunate incident occurred at Tse-Agbaigbe Ikyurav-Tiev 11, in Katsina/Ala …

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My Husband Pours “Anointing Oil” In My Private Part Before Sleeping With Me – Wife Tells Court


A Lagos housewife, Aduke Mustapha, 44, has narrated before the Igando Customary Court in Lagos how her estranged husband usually poured a substance into her v**ina before having s*x with her. The mother of three who is also a fashion designer had lived with her husband for 22 years before …

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Indian group seeks exemption to allow monks to defecate in the open


A sect of the Jain religion in India is petitioning a state government to exempt its monks from expected rules banning defecation in the open — a practice said to be part of their traditions. The Digamber Jain Social Group Federation, which represents Digambara Jains, one of the two main sects …

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Dogs get airport bathrooms of their own


Little Simba couldn’t wait to check it out. The toy poodle was among the first to try a special bathroom just for animals at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport, among a growing number of “pet relief facilities” being installed at major air hubs across the nation.  “There’s a fire …

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Man Builds House with Hole in the Floor Over Pond So He Can Fish Every Day


Oklahoma native Paul Phillips loves fishing so much that he dug up his own pond and built a house over it. This allows him to engage in his favorite hobby on all three sides of the porch, but the real highlight of the place is the secret fishing hole inside his …

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Chinese Shepard Has Been Living by Himself in Abandoned Village for the Last 10 Years


Living by yourself can be scary and daunting, but this Chinese man has managed to survive in complete isolation for 10 long years. Liu Shengjia was recently discovered living all by himself in the completely abandoned village of Xuenshanshe, in northwest China’s Gansu Province, after his mother and brother’s death …

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Two Weird Twitter Users Battle Over How Many Pens They Can Hold With Their Head


It all started after Twitter user @joshaudn, who was minding her business, tweeted that she was trying to revise her school work but decided to see how many pens she could hold with my head. She shared a photo of some pens fitted around her head and what happened next …

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Five Beheaded In Ahoada, Rivers State


This report says no fewer than nineteen persons have been killed in a cult clash in Idoha and Ulapata communities in Ahoada East Local Government Area of Rivers State.  Our correspondent gathered that suspected Iceland and Greenlanders cult groups have been locked in a battle for supremacy in the area …

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Suspect: I Have Bought Over 4,256 Stolen Phones


A man arrested by the operatives of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of the Lagos State Police Command for being a major buyer of stolen mobile phones in Lagos, has confessed to have bought over 4,256 mobile phones from robbers, pickpockets and one – chance gangs operating in the state. …

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Police Allegedly Torture 19-yr-old Boy To Death In Lagos


A 19-year-old boy identified as Gafar Ayoola, who resided at 16, Bridge Road, Otto, Ebute Metta in Lagos Mainland, had been allegedly tortured to death while in detention at Denton Police Station, Lagos. Vanguard gathered that Gafar Ayoola, who was a barber at Okoafo, Badagry Area, was arrested Friday morning by …

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Indian Marriage Ceremony Cancelled Due To Fight Over Ice Cream Between Bride And Groom


Shortage of ice-cream at a marriage function led to a heated argument between the families of the bride and the groom and resulted in brick-batting in which three police personnel were injured. The wedding was ultimately called off after. “The incident took place last evening in Mahesh Nagar colony in …

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Indian Teen Shoots Himself In Head Taking Selfie With Gun


An Indian teenager accidently shot himself in the head with his father’s gun while trying to take a “selfie” photograph, police said Sunday, the latest in a series of such accidents. The 15-year-old is being treated in hospital at Pathankot in Punjab state and is expected to survive, said the city’s …

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Man Suing Mcdonald’s For $2m For Making Him Fat, Agrees To Drop lawsuit in Exchange for Free Food


A man who was suing McDonald’s for $2.085 million, accusing the company of being responsible for his obesity, agreed to drop his lawsuit in exchange for free food in the chain’s restaurants for the rest of his life. Scoop reports that 53-year old Walter Randell, accused McDonald’s of jeopardizing his health …

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Woman sentenced to 100 years for cutting baby from stranger’s womb


A judge in Colorado has sentenced a woman to 100 years in prison for cutting an eight-month-old baby from a stranger’s womb with kitchen knives, local media reported. The sentence included the maximum penalties for attempted murder and unlawful termination of a pregnancy, which Judge Maria Berkenkotter said on Friday reflected …

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Professor puts CV of his failures online to help discouraged students


A Princeton University professor has published a CV of his career failures as a way to give perspective to students who are feeling discouraged. Johannes Haushofer (YO’-hawn HOWS’-haw-fer) writes atop the CV that most of what he tries fails, but those failures are often invisible. The assistant professor of psychology …

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