Assassination of Nasarawa APC boss: Army kill three, nab nine suspects

No fewer than three suspected persons connected with the gruesome murder of the Nasarawa State Chairman of All Progressives Congress, Philip Shekwo, were killed on Friday by military operatives in the Loko of the state while nine other suspects were also arrested during the operation. Governor Abdullahi Sule revealed this while hosting...... read more


Hang me in the market place where everybody will see me, kidnap suspect begs

Anas Sa’idu, arrested by the police for kidnapping, on Friday pleaded that he should not only be sentenced for the crime but hanged in the market place, where people would witness his sad end and do a rethink before embarking on a similar crime. The 22-year-old suspect, who made the strange...... read more


BREAKING: No respite yet for Ndume *Returns to Kuje Prison

Borno South Senator, Ali Ndume., would be returning to the Kuje Correctional Centre, where he has been remanded since Monday for failure to produce Abulrasheed Maina, for whom he stood sureties in the multi-billion money laundering trial. Maina, former Chairman of Pension Reform Task Force (PRTF), has not been seen in...... read more


BREAKING: Court revokes Maina son's bail 24 hours after sending Ndume to prison

Barely 24 after sending Senator Ali Ndume to prison, Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court in Abuja, on Tuesday, revoked the bail granted to Faisal Abdulrasheed Maina, son of former Chairman of of Pension Reform Task Force, Abdulrasheed Maina. The junior Maina, is, apart from being prosecuted for money...... read more


Police commence manhunt for kidnappers of Abuja Catholic priest

The abduction of Reverend father Matthew Dajo of the St. Anthony Catholic Church in Yangoji village, Kwali Area Council in Abuja suburb, has added to the long list of attacks on the Nigerian clergy in recent times. An eyewitness identified simply as Saleh, said the priest was abducted on Sunday November 22 around 9:47:pm....... read more


BREAKING: Bandits abduct father, mother and daughter at fresh ABU operation

In what seems fast becoming a sort of epidemic, bandits again struck in the far north this time at Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), one of Nigeria’s premier universities where they spirited away an entire family from the staff quarters in Zaria. In the daredevil attack, which is becoming an everyday story,...... read more


BREAKING: Ndume sent to prison on Maina's account

Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja on Monday, ordered Senator representing Borno South at the National Assembly, Ali Ndumebe remanded in Kuje correctional centre located in one of the suburbs of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). Abang made the order following Ndume’s failure to produce Abdulrasheed Maina, former...... read more


Ghanaian court hears evidence against Nigerians linked to kidnap of four Ghanaian girls

A prosecution witness, Detective Chief Inspector Dorcas Asare on Tuesday, told the Sekondi High Court One, that the two Nigerians being tried in connection with the kidnappings and murder of the four Takoradi girls, were in kidnapping business in Nigeria. She mentioned that catalogues of phone calls established connections between the...... read more


This is unthinkable, they’ll be caught, Diri fumes over gunmen’s attack on Dickson’s home

An angry Bayelsa State Governor Douye Diri, on Thursday vowed to do everything within his powers to track down those who attacked the Toru-Orua country home of his predecessor, Seriake Dickson, after describing the incident as unthinkable. The governor said in a statement by his spokesman, Mr Daniel Alabrah, that it...... read more


#EndSARS: Mob killed 57 civilians, 37 policmen, six soldiers - FG

The Federal Government on Thursday released its own figures of the casualties recorded during the #EndSARS protsts that rocked parts of the country in October, saying, 57 civilians, 37 policemen, and six Soldiers were killed all over the country during the incident. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed who...... read more


How daredevil gunmen killed police guard at ex-Balyelsa gov's home in early morning attack

An early morning attack which left a trail of blood in the home of former Bayelsa Governor Seriake Dickson in Sagbama Local Government Area on Thursday, led to the death of one of the police officers guarding the residence. The unidentified gunmen on were said to have mowed down the yet...... read more


How wicked husband impregnated wife caged in a room for times in four years

It was yet a heart-rending story of man’s inhumanity to man, when the Delta State Police Command revealed how a man continued to impregnate his wife despite literally caging her in a room where she ate and defecated in a solitary condition for years. For the over four years she was...... read more


I gave SARS N400,000 for my son's feeding, without knowing they'd killed him - victim's father

The stories are getting gorier by the day, with Emma Adimachukwu, a school owner regailing the Anambra State Judicial Panel of Inquiry on Police Brutality, Extral Judicial Killings and other Related Matters another version of how the Special-Anti Robbery Squad (SARS), demanded and colledted N400,000 from him to feed his son...... read more


Police mount manhunt for killers of Ebonyi Deputy Speaker’s aide

Police said they have begun intensive pursuit of the gunmen that killed Kingsley Obasi a legislative aide to Deputy Speaker of Ebonyi State House of Assembly Obasi Odefa. Obasi legislative assistant to the lawmaker it was gathered, was trailed by the gunmen on Wednesday night while he was on his way...... read more


#EndSARS: Falana faces trial at ICC over death of Nigerians

Femi Falana, foremost human rights activists, may become the first Nigerian to face trial at the International Criminal Court (ICC), at The Hague, Netherlands, if the court pays heed to a petition that has been sent to it by another Nigerian. This is on account of his alleged role in the...... read more


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