Russia Ukraine War

Ukraine Release Prison Inmates From Jail To Fight Russia

As fierce fighting continues across Ukraine, the President Volodymyr Zelensky has announced that his government will be freeing prisoners with military experience to join the battle against invading forces. President Zelensky made this known in a video address on Monday, Naija News reports. He revealed that inmates will be able to compensate for their guilt …

Russian Businessman, Alex Konanykhin Offers $1 Million Bounty For Putin

A Russian businessman identified as Alex Konanykhin on Thursday offered a $1 million bounty for the President of Russia, Vladimir Putin, captured dead or alive. The billionaire in a post on his Facebook and LinkedIn accounts had promised to pay the money for the arrest of the Russian President as a war criminal under international …

Russia Invasion: Ukraine Doctor Orders Team To Castrate Captured Russian Soldiers

Gennadiy Druzenko, a Ukrainian doctor and owner of a war-zone mobile hospital in eastern Ukraine, has revealed that he asked his team to castrate captured Russian soldiers. Druzenko said this while discussing captured injured Russian soldiers on Ukraine-24. I have always been a great humanist and said that if a man is wounded, he is …

Angry Truck Driver Crashes Russian Embassy Gate In Protest

An angry Irish driver has been arrested after he reversed a van through the gates of the Russian embassy in Dublin on Monday Although no injury were recorded, the driver was arrested and taken to Rathfarnham Garda Station where he is currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984. Police say Investigations …

Watch Russian Forces Strike Kharkiv Independence Square In Ukraine With Powerful Explosion

As the Russia-Ukraine battle continues, a regional administration building in Kharkiv, along with some residential buildings adjacent to the government building was on Tuesday struck by missile Naija News reports. CNN, citing Ukraine’s State Emergency Service, reported that at least six people were hurt when an explosion hit the government building in the city. One …

Russia Vs Ukraine: Jeff Bezos Suffers Huge Financial Loss

The owner of Amazon, Jeff Bezos has lost $20 billion of his fortune as the share of his company went down. According to Bloomberg Billionaire Index, Bezos wealth was about $148 billion as at COB on Friday, April 29, 2022, which represents about a 12 per cent loss. The company share declined by over 15% …

Withdraw Troops From Ukraine Now, Buhari Govt Tells Russia

The Nigerian Government has appealed to Russian President, Vladimir Putin to immediately withdraw troops from Ukraine and stop the military invasion of the country. This was made known by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, after a meeting with the envoys of the G7 countries in Nigeria. Onyeama asked both the Russian and Ukrainian governments …

Ukraine Give Reason For Denying Transgender Women Exit From Country

Ukrainian government, in its conscription laws preventing men from leaving the country in the midst of the Russia invasion, has also denied transgender women exit out of the country noting that they are still technically men, Naija News reports One of the trans women, Zi Faámelu, who was asked to take arms and fight, expressed …

FG Expresses Anger As Poland Blocks Nigerians Fleeing Ukraine

The Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government has condemned Poland for stopping Nigerians fleeing the crisis in Ukraine from entering into their country. Naija News reports that Polish Border Security had turned back only Nigerians from those trying to flee the crisis instigated by Vladimir Putin’s Russia. A source at the border told this news publication that …

Ukraine Vs Russia: Poland Speaks On Not Granting Nigerians Access

The Polish ambassador to Nigeria, Joanna Magdalena Tarnawska has denied claims that Nigerians and other African nationals are being denied access to Poland. Recall that Naija News earlier reported that Buhari-led Federal Government had condemned Poland for stopping Nigerians fleeing the crisis in Ukraine from entering into their country. Naija News reports that Polish Border …