Egypt and Nigeria account for over 1,000 death sentences announced last year, reports a London based human rights group.
"Nobody's ambition is worth the blood of any Nigerian," Jonathan said.
Okawa, the daughter of a kimono maker, said at a birthday celebration last month that her life seemed rather short.
Kiraz was the prosecutor investigating the death of a teenager who was hit by a police gas canister fired during nationwide anti-government protests in 2013.
Police said the two men met the vehicle's owner in Baltimore before heading to a hotel to "party."
It shows the Sikh man desperately trying to protect his face as a man punches and kicks him while a crowd looks on.
Iraqi forces have retaken the Salaheddin provincial government headquarters in Tikrit from the Islamic State jihadist group.
US said the pace of China's construction of artificial islands "raises serious questions about Chinese intentions."
Researchers Erika Prins and Gertjan Broek, however, say that Anne and Margot likely died of typhus in February 1945.
The strikes, which began on Thursday, are aimed at stopping the Houthis from taking more territory.
China evacuated 571 more of its citizens from Yemen and amid the growing violence from middle eastern country.
Iran and six world powers ramped up the negotiations ahead of a deadline for preliminary nuclear deal, 24 hours away.
he case has reignited concerns about censorship in the Asian financial hub.
Nigeria's Muhammadu Buhari won the Presidential elections after defeating Goodluck Jonathan by 1.7 million votes.
Germanwings co-pilot had suicidal tendencies and received lengthy psychotherapy as contented by officials.
An FBI spokeswoman said the incident was not believed to be linked to terrorism.
Two policemen were among the dead and at least 26 people were wounded in the attack.
Malaysia's government has proposed two new anti-terror laws that reintroduce indefinite detention without trial.
Hours after UN Secretary General arrived for talks with Iraqi officials, pair of car bombings in Baghdad killed 11.
A pair of strong earthquakes struck off the South Pacific nations of Tonga and Samoa.
Spanish police say they have arrested 12 people suspected of belonging to an anarchist group with terrorist aims.
Saudi-led airstrikes shake Yemen's capital early morning amid the group's campaign against Shiite rebels and their allies.
The stars of a charity calendar in their 80s and 90s from an assisted living facility in Ohio don't shy from showing a little skin.
Military Chief says government forces launched the assaults against the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Movement in February.
Assad said IS has been gaining more recruits and expanding it's stronghold.
Mishu was the third blogger to be killed by the suspected Islamists in the past two years.
Nigerians are waiting in hope and fear for results of the most tightly contested presidential election in the nation.
Among others who lost their lives in Germanwings crash were 3 generations of a well-heeled family from Spain on a flight home.
French local elections won with a wide margin by ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy's conservatives and their centrist allies.
Ehud Olmert, Former Israeli PM, has been found guilty of fraud and breach of trust in retrial on corruption charges.
Iran is considering demands for further cuts to its uranium enrichment program but debating duration of limiting its technology.
Singaporeans bid farewell to leader Lee Kuan Yew, in a three hour long state funeral.
A two-day Arab summit ended with the formal unveiling of plans to form a joint Arab intervention force to defeat Shiite rebels in Yemen.
A magnitude 7.7 earthquake struck about 50 kilometers southeast of the town of Kokopo, in northeastern Papua New Guinea
"We are thankful no serious injuries have been reported," Halifax Stanfield International Airport tweeted.
Iran says its nuclear ambitions are purely peaceful; other nations fear it is seeking to develop weapons.