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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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Gunmen ‘Invade’ Sunday Igboho’s House, Again, Wife Abducted

The home of Yoruba rights activist, Sunday Adeyemo also known as Sunday Igboho was attacked in the early hours of Thursday by some gunmen. The attackers raided his house located in Soka, Ibadan, Oyo State around 1:00 a.m, and reportedly shot some of the residents. The raid was confirmed by Igboho’s spokesperson, Olayomi Koiki. He said the gunmen were seen ...

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Breaking News: Gunmen Storm Abuja Hotel, Kidnap Hon. Makama, Prince Adejoh, Others

Rampaging gunmen suspected to be kidnappers, in the early hours of Thursday, June 24, stormed the Hilltop Hotel in Tunga Maje, on the outskirts of Abuja, kidnapping Honourable Friday Sani Makama, Prince Frederick Adejoh, and an unconfirmed number of people. While Hon Makama was a former lawmaker in the Kogi State House of Assembly who recently defected from the opposition ...

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AMCON Seizes Buhari’s Assets Over Unwillingness To Repay N600M Debt

The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) has taken over assets belonging to Senator Abdulfatai Buhari after the lawmaker allegedly refused to defray a N600 million loan. The corporation reportedly obtained a court order to sell assets seized from the Senator, a member of the All Progressives Congress representing Oyo North, to recover the loan. The unpaid loan was taken by a Buhari-linked company, Abadat ...

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Bandits Storm FGGC Yawuri, Kidnap Scores Of Female Students

Bandits, on Thursday afternoon, stormed the Federal Government Girls College Yawuri in Kebbi State, abducting several female students in the process. A source who confirmed the development to Nigerian Tribune said that the bandits broke into the school premises dressed in police uniforms. “They pointed a gun at the school guards and asked them for the girls’ hostels. Before you know what ...

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Gunmen Abduct Chinese Nationals Working On Lagos-Ibadan Railway

SOME yet-to-be-identified gunmen abducted four Chinese railway workers on Wednesday in Odeda Local Government Area (LGA) of Ogun State, killing a policeman in the process. Spokesperson for the Ogun State Police Command Abimbola Oyeyemi confirmed the incident and identified the abductees as workers on the ongoing Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge railway project. In a phone conversation with The ICIR, Oyeyemi described the ...

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Breaking News: ISWAP Fighters Set Military Base On Fire In Borno

Insurgents suspected to be members of the Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) overran a military formation in the southern part of Borno State on Tuesday and cart away weapons after a fierce gun battle with the troops. It was learnt that the fighters rode on about 10 utility vehicles to storm the military formation at Kwamdi village, Damboa ...

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