-Agency reports Two staff members and three pupils of the Nigerian Turkish International College, Isheri, Ogun State, off the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, have been kidnapped. The Ogun State Police Command spokesperson, Abimbola Oyeyemi, confirmed the story, stating that the staff members, who are Turkish nationals and the schoolchildren were abducted on FridayRead More
By Agbo Sunday, Abakaliki There was pandemonium last week as two Fulani herdsmen allegedly used their swords to chop off one of the ears of a 19 year old boy (names withheld) at Azuoagbagu village in Nkalagu in Ishielu local government area of Ebonyi State The incident took place in the victim'sRead More
By Agbo Sunday, Abakaliki Two serving military officers (name withheld) in connivance with two civilians Mmaduabuchi and Obiefule reportedly masterminded the kidnap of an Ebonyi businessman, Mr. Igwe Kingsley Uche in Abalaliki, Ebonyi State Capital. The incident which occurred at the ever busy Abakaliki-Ogoja Roadstunned passers-by as the victim who wentRead More
Jamiu Jimoh, 65 year old house painter and his daughter, traditional birth attendant, Yetunde Osin, have been arrested by the Lagos state police command for allegedly stealing a baby. Yetunde who practices local midwifery at her home in the Oyingbo area of the state, had assisted a 28 year old womanRead More
Nigerian Army: 1,250 Boko Haram suspects who do not have any link with the insurgency group regain freedom.
The Nigerian Army has confirmed that it has released 1,250 Boko Haram suspects who have been adjudged not to have any link with the insurgency group. This was announced by Brigadier-General Victor Ezugwu, the General Officer Commanding (GOC) 7 division of the Nigerian Army on Monday, when he was visited byRead More
The new group, known as Niger Delta Revolutionary Crusaders, NDRC, Monday joined the Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, who had recently declared its intention to resume attacks on oil installations in the oil-rich region. The development is coming following the Federal Government’s alleged plan not to dialogue with the Pan Niger DeltaRead More
Anambra State gripped with fear following the sudden disappearance of two persons believed to be herdsmen.
There is currently tension in Umuoba-Anam in Anambra East Local Government Area of Anambra State following the sudden disappearance of two persons believed to be herdsmen in the community. According to the South East leader of Cattle Breeders Association, otherwise known as (Miyetti-Allah), Alhaji Sadiq Gidado, the incident took place atRead More
More than 458 APC members at the weekend decamped to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Langtang South Local Government Council of Plateau State. The decampees were received at Kumbur community where the state commissioner for special duties, Hon. Hitler Dadi, hails from. Speaking at the ceremony, the deputy chairman of theRead More
Members of the #BringBackOurGirls group led by ex-Minister Oby Ezekwezili (third right) during a march to mark 1000 Days of the Chibok Girls in Boko Haram’s captivity in Abuja...yesterday. Members of the #BringBackOurGirls (#BBOG) advocacy group have demanded urgency in the release of the remaining Chibok schoolgirls.. The group also reminded theRead More
Two suspected robbers were reportedly shot dead by members of a vigilante group in the early hours of Saturday morning at Tashar- Fulani, near Ukya village on Abaji- Toto road. Our reporter learnt that one of the robbers escaped with bullet wounds from the exchange of gunshots with members of theRead More