Home

Egypt mummies: New tombs found in Minya

No Comments

Fifty mummies dating back to the Ptolemaic era (305-30BC) have been found by Egyptian archaeologists, the antiquities ministry says. The mummies, of which 12 were children, were found in four burial chambers 9m (30ft) deep in the Tuna El-Gebel site in Minya, south of the capital Cairo. Some were wrapped[…]

Read More »

‘Resurrected’ Ethiopian man dies

No Comments

An Ethiopian man who woke up in his coffin during his burial two months ago has died. Hirpha Negero was pronounced dead in November and was placed inside a coffin, where he lay for five hours, but during the funeral villagers heard knocking from inside the coffin. Mr Hirpha told[…]

Read More »

Nigeria: False bomb alarm on Air Peace flight to Lagos

No Comments

The threat of a bomb on an early morning Air Peace flight from Abuja to Lagos, Nigeria has been confirmed to be false. The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) in a statement by the General Manager, Corporate Affairs, Henrietta Yakubu the passenger that raised the alarm is said to[…]

Read More »