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Oba of Lagos: I lost $2m, N17m to #EndSARS

Oba of Lagos: I lost $2m, N17m to #EndSARS

Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu, yesterday said he lost over $2 million and N17 million cash to the #EndSARS protests in October 2020. Akiolu spoke for the first time after his palace was desecrated…

Six policemen, one soldier killed in C’River

Six policemen, one soldier killed in C’River

Gunmen yesterday attacked two checkpoints and killed seven security personnel at Obubra, Cross River State. The attack was reportedly carried out by members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). A source said six of…

Two killed in Lagos cult war

Two killed in Lagos cult war

Two members of Aiye confraternity have reportedly been killed by members of rival Eiye group at Ibeju-Lekki area of Lagos State. One of the deceased, identified simply as Ade, was hacked to death on Sunday…

Newly married woman shot dead in Benue

Newly married woman shot dead in Benue

Armed men yesterday killed a 20-year-old housewife, Mary Ali, in Otukpo Local Government Area of Benue State. Ali, who hailed from Usha in Agatu Local Government Area of the state, recently completed her National Youth…

Nine arrested for Kaduna attack, killing

Nine arrested for Kaduna attack, killing

…troops recover two missing herders’ bodies At least nine suspects have been arrested in connection with a recent attack in Kaduna State. The attack occurred at Kurmin Gandu village in Zangon Kataf Local Government Area.…

Six fake soldiers held with stolen vehicles in Delta

Six fake soldiers held with stolen vehicles in Delta

Police have arrested six men wearing Army uniforms at Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State. The suspects – Sunday Digbor, Chigozie Arinze, Kingsley Ndukuba, Nwokoye Chidera, Chinedu Akwali, and Chidera Anichukwu – were…

Court remands 13 for attack on Akeredolu’s convoy

Court remands 13 for attack on Akeredolu’s convoy

Thirteen people were yesterday remanded at the State Criminal Investigations and Intelligence Department (SCIID), for allegedly attacking the entourage of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State. The defendants were arraigned at a Magistrates’ Court sitting…

Police free woman who broke maid’s arm

Police free woman who broke maid’s arm

Members of the Advocates for Children and Vulnerable Persons and Network (ACVPN) have expressed anger after one Mrs Anthonia, who allegedly broke her 13-year-old house help’s arm and hit her head against a wall at…

Kalu condoles with Suswam over brother’s killing

Kalu condoles with Suswam over brother’s killing

Former Governor of Abia State and Chief Whip of the Senate, Dr. Orji Kalu, has condoled with former Governor of Benue State, Senator Gabriel Suswam, who lost his elder brother, Chief Terkura Suswam. Lamenting the…

Court remands 13 for attacking Akeredolu’s entourage

Court remands 13 for attacking Akeredolu’s entourage

Thirteen persons were on Wednesday remanded at the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCIID), for allegedly attacking the entourage of Governor Akeredolu of Ondo State. The defendants, who were dragged before a Magistrate Court sitting at…