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32-year-old man hacks Okada rider to death in Ondo

32-year-old man hacks Okada rider to death in Ondo

A 32-year-old man, Sunday Ayenutaju, has killed an Okada rider at Omin-nla, Ore in Odigbo Local Government Area of the sate. Sunday, who conspired with his friend who is on the run to commit the…

Police kill three ‘kidnappers’ in Niger, rescue victims

Police kill three ‘kidnappers’ in Niger, rescue victims

  The Police Command in Niger State says it killed three suspected kidnappers and recovered firearms at Fapo village, Lapai LGA of the state. In a statement on Friday, in Minna, the state capital, Wasiu…

Deputy Gov takes over as Akeredolu goes on vacation

Deputy Gov takes over as Akeredolu goes on vacation

  Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Thursday began a 15-day working vacation as the first instalment of his 2021 Annual Leave. The governor said his deputy, Hon Lucky Aiyedatiwa, will take over for the period.…

Village Head, four others abducted by men in military uniform in Ebonyi

Village Head, four others abducted by men in military uniform in Ebonyi

  Unknown gunmen in military uniform, Thursday reportedly abducted the village Head, Deacon John Ulebe Nnaji of Oshiagu Amia Ngbo in Umuogudu Akpu Ngbo Community of Ohaukwu Local Government Area of Ebonyi State. Four others…

Bandits kill five soldiers, one NSCDC official in Niger

Bandits kill five soldiers, one NSCDC official in Niger

…injure many, abduct several villagers Recruit, train youths in Kebbi Bandits numbering about 100 yesterday attacked a Joint Security Task Force camp in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State and killed seven people, among…

Delta bank robbery: Vigilante chair, inspector’s bodies found inside bush

Delta bank robbery: Vigilante chair, inspector’s bodies found inside bush

Death toll in the robbery attack on a first generation bank at Issele-Uku, the headquarters of Aniocha North Local Government Area of Delta State has risen to six with the discovery of bodies of a…

NDLEA nabs Chadian supplying Boko Haram drugs

NDLEA nabs Chadian supplying Boko Haram drugs

Officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have arrested a 35-year-old Chadian, Adama Uomar Issa, who sells narcotics to the insurgents, in Taraba State with assorted drugs. Issa’s arrest came barely a week…

Benue: Police kill robber in military uniform during shootout

Benue: Police kill robber in military uniform during shootout

Police yesterday said they killed a suspected armed robber clad in military uniform on Makurdi-Lafia Road, Benue State, following a gun duel with policemen deployed on routine patrols. The state Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO),…

Gunmen attack ex-minister, Sango, kill policeman

Gunmen attack ex-minister, Sango, kill policeman

Armed men on Wednesday night attacked former Minister of Sports and the immediate past Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Plateau State, Hon. Damishi Sango. The state Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), ASP…

Ebonyi killings: Things are falling apart, says Reps member

Ebonyi killings: Things are falling apart, says Reps member

Recent killings in Ebonyi State, the attack on former Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, and the prevailing killings across the country are ominous signs that things are falling apart in Nigeria.…