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Breaking: Panic As Unknown Gunmen Kill Policemen, Burn Operational Vehicles In Fresh Attack On Security Post In Anambra

Gunmen have killed a yet-to-be ascertained number of policemen and set their vehicles ablaze in Anambra State. It was learnt that many other policemen were injured during the shooting incident at a security post mounted by the operatives at Okija, Ihiala Local Government Area of the state on Thursday evening. “About three police vehicles were also set ablaze,” a source ...

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Gunmen kidnap Musiliu Smith’s Brother, AVM Smith In Lagos

Unknown gunmen have reportedly kidnapped retired Air Vice Marshal Smith in Lagos. AVM Smith (rtd) was kidnapped around 6pm on Monday at site near Blenco Mall on Addo Road Ajah area of Lagos. It was learned that the gunmen who fired shot sporadically into air abducted AVM Smith while his driver was running errands. According to eyewitness, heavy gunshot rented ...

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Breaking News: Court Remands Masquerade Custodian, Esuleke, Son, Two Others Over Alleged Murder

Masquerade custodian Chief Kayode Esuleke, his son, Ifasola and two others have been remanded for the alleged murder of one Moshood Salawudeen in a mosque. Recall that on June 27, masquerade worshippers in Osogbo allegedly attacked Kamorudeen Central Mosque, located at Oluode Aranyin during an organised prayer for Nigeria. Chief Esuleke who is also a stalwart of All Progressives Congress ...

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Tension In Kwara As Fulani Herdsmen Abduct Farmers

Suspected Fulani herdsmen on Monday abducted farmers on a fish farm at Oko-Irese, in Irepodun Local Government Area of Kwara State. According to sources, the herders invaded the farm and left with an unspecified number of workers on the farm leaving behind a vehicle — a pick-up truck. A rescue team mobilised to comb the farm for the victims and ...

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Man Caught With G3 Rifle, Says He Was Looking For Military Job

Aman, Christian Celestine, has been arrested for being in possession of high calibre assault weapon, G3 rifle, together with 78 rounds of live ammunition, which he claims was manufactured by him to get a job with the Nigerian military. Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Benue State Command arrested the Jos-bound Mr Christian who was travelling from ...

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Couple Arrested In Delta For Allegedly Staging Daughter’s Kidnap To Repay Bank Loan

Delta State Police Command has reportedly arrested a couple for allegedly staging the kidnap of their 21-year-old daughter, Stephine Solomon Oghenevoke. The young woman was declared missing after she left for work at Okumagba Estate in Warri, on July 19, 2021, and never returned. According to Punch, the parents were arrested on Sunday night, August 1, after the police operatives who had been monitoring ...

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Abba Kyari: IGP Alkali Baba Orders Probe Of FBI Arrest Order

The Inspector General of Police, Alkali Baba has ordered an “internal review” of the indictment of DCP Abba Kyari, by the FBI of the United States. The indictment was a fallout of the cybercrime charge levelled against Nigeria’s Instagram Influencer, Ray Hushpuppi, real name Ramon Olorunwa Abbas. Hushpuppi and five other Nigerians and a Kenyan were alleged to have defrauded ...

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Police Arraign ‘Oba’ Ogboni For Alleged Murder Of Vendor During Yoruba Nation Rally

The Lagos State Police Command on Monday arraigned 48 Yoruba Nation protesters, at a Magistrate Court sitting in Yaba for their roles in a rally by Yoruba Nation promoters at Ojota, Lagos. Among those arraigned was one Tajudeen Bakare (a popular Ogboni Chief) who was charged by the Police for the murder of a sachet water Hawker, Jumoke Oyeleke. Jumoke reportedly died ...

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Police Arrest More Suspects In Murder Usifo Ataga, Super TV CEO

The Lagos State Police Command has said it has established a “conspiracy” in the circumstances surrounding the killing of Super TV CEO, Michael Usifo Ataga. In this light, the police disclosed that they have also arrested more suspects in connection with the murder as the slain Utaga said to be drugged before he was killed. The Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, while ...

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Uproar Over Death Of 14-Year-Old Student From Condom Left In Her Private Part

The family of a 12-year-old girl is seeking justice after she was allegedly defiled, and a condom was left in her to decay which resulted in her death. The school is however trying to cover up the incident. The girl identified as Keren-Happuch Aondodoo Akpagher was a boarding house student of one Premiere Academy located in Lugbe, Abuja. It was believed that ...

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