Enugu CP orders investigation into alleged battering of female officer by an assistant commissioner of police in Enugu

The Commissioner of Police, Enugu State Command, CP Abubakar Lawal, has ordered the Deputy Commissioner of Police in charge of the State CID Enugu, to conduct a thorough and conclusive investigation into the story making the rounds on social media and blogs, alleging that an Assistant Commissioner of Police and Area Commander in-charge of Enugu […]

“Barbaric and disgusting” – Governor Obiano’s wife condemns parading of woman in Anambra community over alleged adultery

The wife of the Governor of Anambra State, Mrs Ebelechukwu Obiano (Osodieme) has expressed outrage over the stripping and parading of a woman accused of committing adultery in Eziagulu-Otu , Aguleri, Anambra East Council Area. The woman identified as Mrs Ajuese Obiora was accused of killing her husband, Mr Obiora popularly known as Okeosisi Aguleri, […]

Fear as Fulani herdsmen send threat message to Benue community asking them to vacate their ancestral homes or face attack

There is palpable fear in Torkula village in Guma Local Government Area of Benue State after Fulani herdsmen issued threat message to residents asking them to vacate their ancestral homes or face dire consequences. The marauding herdsmen had attacked Tse Ahentse, Iye and Udei communities in Guma on Tuesday and Thurday, killing 13 persons. Nathaniel […]

Bandits gun down over 60 vigilantes in Kebbi

About sixty-three vigilantes otherwise known as ‘Yan Sa Kai’ have reportedly been killed by bandits. BBC Hausa reported that the tragic incident occurred after the local guards launched an onslaught against the bandits in Zuru Emirate of Kebbi State. The victims, who have been buried, were killed in the wee hours of Monday, March 7. […]

Gunmen kidnap popular supermarket owner in Kogi

The owner of the popular ‘Seat of Wisdom Supermarket’ in Lokoja, Kogi State, Mrs Ugochukwu Okpala, has been abducted by gunmen suspected to be kidnappers. It was gathered that the woman was kidnapped at gun point on Friday evening, March 4, right in front of her supermarket located at the Gadumo area of Ganaja, a […]

Young man stabbed to death as rival thugs clash in Jos

One Usman Musa, 21, was stabbed to death when rival groups popularly known as Sarasuka clashed in the Anguwan Rogo community of Jos North Local Government Area of Plateau State. The fight occurred at 9 pm on Wednesday, March 2, when many residents of the area were still going about their normal daily activities. According […]

Anambra police rescue abducted victims as suspected kidnappers kill one at petrol station

Men of the Anambra State Police Command have rescued two kidnap victims after they were abducted along the Ekwulobia/Isuofia road, Aguata LGA on February 28. A statement released by DSP Daniel Ikenga says preliminary information reveals that the assailants started shooting sporadically on entering cherry fuel station along Ekwulobia/Isuofia road. ”As a result of the […]

30-year-old teacher arrested for defiling pupil in Zamfara

The suspect paraded alongside others The Nigeria Security and Civil Devence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested a 30-year-old teacher for defiling a 13-year-old pupil in Zamfara State. Spokesperson of NSCDC in the state, Ikor Oche, said that the suspect, Mukaila Abdurrazak, who has been teaching the minor both in school and at home, had been taking […]