News Local New remand for Oikos murder suspect

New remand for Oikos murder suspect

A 40 year old man from Georgia was on Wednesday remanded in custody for another eight days as a suspect in the murder of Yiannoula Hadjiyianni  in Oikos Marathassas earlier this month.

The suspect appeared before the Nicosia District Court which heard that he had confessed to killing the 56 year old woman.

The court heard that the suspect had admitted to stabbing the woman to death, robbing her of €1500 in cash and throwing away his clothes in a wheelie-bin.

He is being held as a suspect in a case of premeditated murder, robbery, carrying a weapon and illegal possession of property.

The man is suspected of  killing the woman after catching a ride in her car. She suffered a total of 16 stab wounds.

Read more

https://in-cyprus.com/news/local/surprising-evidence-in-oiko-murder/

Top Stories

WHO pauses trial of hydroxychloroquine in COVID-19 patients due to safety concerns

The World Health Organization has suspended testing the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine in COVID-19 patients due to safety concerns, WHO Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus...

UK to reopen thousands of shops in easing of coronavirus lockdown

Britain will reopen thousands of high street shops, department stores and shopping centres next month, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday, setting out...

Repeat positive cases ‘released’ three weeks from first diagnosis

The Health Ministry issued instructions on Friday on the release / ending of isolation for patients who tested positive to Covid-19 but are not...

Two new Covid cases in education and repatriations

Two new coronavirus cases were reported today by the health ministry, a drop from yesterday's eight, out of a total of 2128 tests, raising...

Minister: Back to school for 769 pupils with disabilities

  More than 760 children with disabilities who were told they could not go back to school when primary and lower secondary schools reopened last...

Taste

Traditional salads that will blow your mind away

This traditional salads will make you actually love salads! Cyprus may be famous for souvla and kleftiko but if you try the traditional salads with...

Honey Balls

As you stroll down Onasagorou street in the old city of Nicosia and suddenly feel the need for something sweet, follow the smell of...

Octopus with Oregano

Ingredients: (Serves 4) 1 kg octopus ½ tsp dry oregano Pepper 3 tbsp olive oil 2 tbsp vinegar or lemon juice Preparation: Clean the octopus thoroughly under cold running water. Place the octopus...

Fish meatballs

In a bowl, mix the finely chopped onion and parsley. Boil the fish, cut into small pieces and add to the bowl. Add salt...