ABUJA. Nigerian police have arrested 164 people over a recent massacre near the central city of Jos and plan to charge most with offences ranging from terrorism to arson.
A MAN had his sentence for assault and carrying machetes on a Newcastle train reduced yesterday.
THE day began like any other at Merrylands High School. Students were milling in the playground for morning assembly. Suddenly, the chatter stopped as a gang of five teenagers brandishing baseball bats and machetes invaded the throng.
As more teenagers arm themselves with machetes, knives and other deadly Weapons, calls are growing for urgent action to halt their spiral into gang violence. Reid Sexton and Ebony Jemmett report.
A LAKE Macquarie woman says she owes her life to a woman who distracted a crazed man as he attacked her with machetes at a Morrocan hotel.