BREAKING: Niger Delta former Militants on the prowl again, shut down East/west road Ex-militants on Monday, took to the streets in Bayelsa to protest against the coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), Charles Dokubo, over the non-payment of their monthly stipend. Motorists had herculean tasks passing through the ever busy East/West road as vehicular movement was disrupted for hours as aggrieved ex-militants from...... read more
Court strikes out criminal charge against 'arraigned' Bayelsa Journalist An Abuja magistrate court has described as criminal the prolonged detention of Jones Abiri, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of Weekly Source Newspaper. The court also struck out the charges brought against him. The Federal Government had arraigned Abiri before the Abija magistrate court on a one-count charge bothering on criminal intimidation. However,...... read more
BREAKING: Nigerian General, found dead weeks after kidnap *Body found in a pool of blood The Nigerian Army, may have been hit a hard blow, following the death, in the hands of his abductors of Major General Idris Alkali, who was reportedly kidnapped a fortnight ago, on his way to Bauchi State from Abuja. News making the rounds, has it that the General, went missing after...... read more
Like in Ekiti, Police IG unleashes 40, 000 Officers, hundreds of patrol vehicles, 30 APCs ahead Osun Governorship poll Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris, has deployed 40,000 policemen, two helicopters, 30 Armoured Personnel Carriers, APCs to Osun State for the governorship election on Saturday. The IGP also deployed eight Commissioners of Police, and 300 patrol vehicles for the poll. Force Public Relations Officer, Jimoh Moshood, said the security operation...... read more
BREAKING: Buhari sacks Seiyefa, appoints another northerner, Bichi new DSS boss True to predictions, President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked Mathew Seiyefa, Acting Director of the Department of State Services (DSS), who took over from Lawan Daura, who was sacked by Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, as an Acting President, while the President was away on a 10-day leave in the UK. A statement...... read more
BREAKING: Military troop confront Boko Haram in fierce gun battle at Borno Damasak Local Government Area of Borno state is currently under crossfire between Nigerian soldiers and Boko Haram fighters. The battle is raging at the time of filing the report. A competent Militatry source revealed that the military and the terrorists were currently engaging in a heavy gun battle. He said that...... read more
INEC: Police sending troop of 30 Commissioners to Osun ahead Governoship poll The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has stated that 30 commissioners of police will be deployed to Osun State ahead of the September 22 gubernatorial election. The deployment of the security chiefs was made known by the state INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner, Segun Agbaje, at a meeting with student leaders on...... read more
BREAKING: Boko Haram takes over Borno community in another raid *Residents flee Suspected members of the Boko Haram terrorist group have reportedly invaded Gudumbali, the headquarters of Guzamala Local Government Area in Northern Borno State. A survivor of the attack told Channels Television on Saturday that the terrorists invaded the town and took over the community at about 4:00 pm on Friday. Some...... read more
BREAKING: Police reportedly sack SARS Operative who killed Osun student The Special Anti-Robrery Squad (SARS) Gbadamosi Lukman operative accused of shooting Nafiu Tunde in Osun State, has been dismissed from the force. His father, Chief Saditu Nafiu Ayodele, told SaharaReporters that “Lukman was tried in the Magistrate Court, Osogbo on Thursday, and he has been dismissed from the Force, and remanded...... read more
Suspected herdsmen behead PDP Chairman in Adamawa community, take away severed head Some suspected herdsmen have allegedly beheaded the chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bare ward in the Numan local government area, Adamawa state, Charles Chrisanthus. According to The Punch, the politician was reportedly killed in the presence of his wife, Dorcas, in his farm on August 29, 2018.  Speaking...... read more
Clark exposes senior Police Officers allegedly behind his home raid Elder statesman and leader of the South-South region, Chief Edwin Clark, has revealed the identity of top police officers allegedly involved in the raiding of his Abuja residence on Tuesday on information that he was stockpiling arms in his house. Clark, who is demanding a full blown investigation into the matter,...... read more
PDP: APC now confirmed sponsors of violence *Attacked us with weapons and charms The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Thursday, directly accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the sole sponsors of the various violence Nigeria has endured in recent times. For this, the main opposition party, cautioned Adams Oshiomhole, who they referred to as factional National Chairman to rein in his party thugs,...... read more
BREAKING: Riot, gunshots at PDP secretariat, as suspected APC supporters attack Atiku Many supporters of former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, virtually escaped death by the skin of their teeth, on Thursday, when their principal, stormed the national secretariat of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), to submit his presidential nomination form. Four unlucky victims, were said to have been trampled, a fifth, was said...... read more
BREAKING: IG fires three policemen who raided Clark's home *Interdicts ASP, attack leader The hammer, has fallen on three of the policemen, who participated in the raiding of the home of foremost Ijaw leader, Pa Edwin Clark, which the police authorities declared illegal and unauthorised, with their immediate dismissal coming just about 72 hours after. Inspector General of Police (IGP) Ibrahim Idris, who has...... read more
Yes, I alerted police on 'arms' in Clark’s house – informant *We’re sorry, IG begs Ijaw leader Ismail Yakubu, fingered as the “informant,” who (mis)led the police to raid the home of Ijaw leader, Pa Edwin Clark, has owned up to the story, saying he actually escalated what an information he believed was credible given to him by a taxi driver, because of his desire for peace in...... read more
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