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Edo Police Arrest 19-Year-Old For Kidnapping Minor

Edo Police Arrest 19-Year-Old For Kidnapping Minor

The Edo State Police Command has arrested 19-year-old Godstime Abhulime for allegedly kidnapping a four-year-old pupil and demanding N300,000 in ransom. The State Commissioner of Police, Funsho Adegboye who confirmed the development said the suspect…

Edo Court Jails Nine Suspected Internet Fraudsters

Edo Court Jails Nine Suspected Internet Fraudsters

On Friday, a High Court in Edo State convicted and sentenced nine internet fraudsters for acquiring money under false pretence. The suspects were Enogieru Larry Precious, Ideawor Anointed, Blessed Inlanaye, Collins Egha, Prince Adigbe, Ezekiel Ejiro…

Man Remanded In Correctional Centre For Alleged Rape

Man Remanded In Correctional Centre For Alleged Rape

A Benin High Court, presided over by Justice Efe Ikponmwonba, has remanded one Osasumwen Vincent to the Correctional Custodian Centre in Benin City for the alleged defilement of an 11-year-old girl. New Telegraph reports that…

Police Parade 21 Criminal Suspects In Edo

Police Parade 21 Criminal Suspects In Edo

The Edo State Police Command has paraded 21 suspects arrested for armed robbery, cultism, attempted murder, unlawful possession of guns, conspiracy, pipeline destruction, housebreaking, stealing, unlawful possession of illicit narcotics, and inciting communal conflict. New…

We’ll Win Ondo, Edo Guber Elections, APC Assures

We’ll Win Ondo, Edo Guber Elections, APC Assures

Ahead of the forthcoming Edo State gubernatorial election slated for September 21, 2024, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has vowed to reclaim the State which it lost in 2020 and maintain its grip on…

Police Rescue 20 Kidnapped Victims In Edo

Police Rescue 20 Kidnapped Victims In Edo

At least twenty abducted victims were rescued in Edo State by a group of vigilantes, soldiers, and the operatives of the Nigerian Police Force (NPF). The 41 people were kidnapped on March 18, 2024, along…

BREAKING: Edo Assembly Serves Shaibu Impeachment Notice

BREAKING: Edo Assembly Serves Shaibu Impeachment Notice

Following the unending rift between the Deputy Governor of Edo State, Philip Shaibu and his principal, Godwin Obaseki, the State House of Assembly has slammed an impeachment proceeding against him. On Wednesday, during the plenary,…

Edo Residents Protest Poor Auchi-Benin Road

Edo Residents Protest Poor Auchi-Benin Road

Protesters led by Concerned Citizens of Edo State on Tuesday barricaded the Jattu axis of the Benin-Auchi Highway following the poor state of the Federal road. Protesters from Auchi’s communities disrupted business activities and crippled…

46 Newly Recruited Officers Graduate In Edo – NSCDC

46 Newly Recruited Officers Graduate In Edo – NSCDC

Following six months of rigorous training, the Nigeria Security and Civil Rights  Defence Corps (NSCDC) on Friday said the recently graduated 46 officers of the defence corps have been recruited. During the Passing Out Parade,…

Edo Police Arrest Four Suspects For Kidnapping In Kano

Edo Police Arrest Four Suspects For Kidnapping In Kano

The Edo State Police Command has said its operatives apprehended four suspected kidnappers in Kano State after they allegedly demanded ransom from their victims in Edo. The command’s Public Relations Officer (PRO), confirmed the development…