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Pastor’s wife hacked to death in Benue

Pastor’s wife hacked to death in Benue

Armed men have murdered the 55-year-old wife of a pastor with The Lord’s Chosen Church in Otukpo Local Government Area of Benue State.   The deceased, Mrs. Eunice Omaye Odoba, was found dead in her…

I regret hacking people’s bank accounts –Teenager

I regret hacking people’s bank accounts –Teenager

An 18-year-old boy, Samson Omisakin, who specialised in hacking bank accounts, has been arrested by the police in Ondo State. The teenager, who expressed regret over his actions, disclosed that he used to steal money…

Truck kills three students, motorcyclist in Oyo community

Truck kills three students, motorcyclist in Oyo community

Ibadan A truck yesterday crushed to death a commercial motorcyclist and three students of Idito High School, Erunmu, Ibadan, Oyo State. The truck, it was learnt, tried to avoid running over some sheep but lost…

Easter: Police deploy 5,883 men, officers in Delta

Easter: Police deploy 5,883 men, officers in Delta

ASABA Police hierarchy has deployed 5,883 police personnel in Delta State at worship and recreation centres to ensure a crime-free Easter celebration.   This was unconnected with the several killings of policemen and their rifles…

JTF averted 1,291 attempts on export pipelines, says ex-commander

JTF averted 1,291 attempts on export pipelines, says ex-commander

Troops of the Joint Task Force (JTF) deployed to protect oil installations in the Niger Delta yesterday said they averted 1,291 attacks on three crude export pipelines from January 2019 to date.   The former…

26-year-old man electrocuted

26-year-old man electrocuted

A 26-year-old man, Humble Paul, from Ede Ai-agbenu, Aidogodo at Okpoga in Okpokwu Local Government Area of Benue State was on Sunday electrocuted. The incident occurred in the evening when some yet-to-beidentified people contacted Paul,…

I killed my mum because she’s a witch –Woman

I killed my mum because she’s a witch –Woman

…‘pastor said she was behind my insanity’   A mother of four, Blessing Jimoh, has told the police why she killed her mother at Ile-Oluji, headquarters of Ile-Oluji/Oke-Igbo Local Government Area of Ondo State.  …

Gunmen release 3 abductees in Osun

Gunmen release 3 abductees in Osun

Three persons, who were abducted on Thursday last week, by suspected gunmen along the Ilesa/Ife expressway in Osun State, have been released.   Spokesperson for the state’s Police Command, SP Yemisi Opalola, confirmed the release…

NDLEA seizes over N2bn drugs at Lagos airport

Officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have intercepted illicit drugs worth over N2 billion at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA), Ikeja, Lagos.   The NDLEA officials also arrested three suspected traffickers…

Ex-PDP chair assassinated in Niger

Bandits invade school with 10 vans   A former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chairman in Tafa Local Government Aarea in Niger State, Sule Ishaya, has been shot dead. On Sunday night, gunmen invaded Ishaya’s house…