Unknown Gunmen abduct Edo traditional ruler Unknown gunmen have reportedly abducted a traditional ruler, the Enogie of Ukhiri, in the Ikpoba-Okha Local Government Area of Edo State, Godwin Aigbe. Newsmen gathered that the heavily armed men, numbering about five, stormed the palace of the monarch in the early hours of Saturday. They were said to have shot...... read more
Gunmen abducts Samuel Kalu's mother, demands 50million Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have abducted the mother of Super Eagles’ midfielder, Samuel Kalu and are demanding a N50m ransom for her release.   According to reports, Mrs. Kalu was driving with some of her children along the Okpulu Umuobo area of Aba in Abia state last week when the unidentified...... read more
Abia govt raises alarm over plot to burn INEC facilities Abia State government has raised the alarm over plans by hired political thugs to burn down the facilities of Independent National Electoral Commission in six Local Government Areas of the State. The plot was uncovered about one week to the governorship and House of Assembly elections scheduled for March 9 2019. Recall...... read more
Abia police arrest three INEC officials with 10,000 PVCs POLICE operatives in Abia State have arrested three officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission for allegedly being in possession of over 10,000 Permanent Voter Cards. It was gathered that one of the suspects, simply identified as Stella, was arrested at a checkpoint at INEC head office in Umuahia, the state...... read more
Pastor arrested for impregnating a 16-year-old girl A pastor at the Christ Apostolic Church (CAC) in Ondo state, Josiah Akinsuyi pictured above, has been arrested by men of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps NSCDC, for allegedly sexually assaulting and impregnating a 16-year-old girl in Abusoro, Ijoka area of Akure, the state capital.   Parading the suspect before newsmen, the...... read more
Angry Man stabs Ikeja Electric’s technician over disconnection A 22-year-old man, Oluwadamilare Temenu, has reportedly stabbed a technician with the Ikeja Electric, Oluwaseyi Amao, for disconnecting power supply to his residence at No. 13 Adesanya Street, in the Mafoluku area of Oshodi, Lagos State. It was gathered that Amao and his colleague, Yusuf Tunde, had acted on a disconnection order...... read more
Ex-Chief of defence staff, Alex Badeh assassinated A former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh (retd.), has been killed. It was gathered that the retired military officer was killed on the Abuja-Keffi Expressway on his way back from his farm. He was said to have been shot along with his driver on Tuesday. Until his...... read more
Blind beggar 'regains' sight after she was threatened with tear-gas by Police Threats by Police officers in Delta State to unleash teargas has led a woman who feigns blindness and begs for alms to experience a rare miracle.   The suspect, who goes about begging with her child, was nabbed at Jakpa junction. On getting to the police station, the officers threatened to put teargas...... read more
BREAKING: Police arrests two billboard vandals in Umuahia Abia state police command has arrested two suspected billboard and poster vandals at the Isi gate area of the state capital, Umuahia. The suspects, Francis Agwu and Awoh Ikechi, who were arrested while vandalizing PDP billboards and posters confessed that they were sponsored by an opposition politician in the state.  Meanwhile...... read more
Man catches wife with female lover, beats her to stupor Residents of Ekotedo area of Ibadan metropolis were reportedly woken up from sleep by the distress cry of a middle-aged woman, Martha, being beaten by her husband, who allegedly caught her with her female lover in a hotel.It was gathered that the couple, who is based in Benin City, Edo State,...... read more
‘I don’t care what my customers do with the guns I sell’ - Suspect The Niger State Police Command has apprehended 45-year-old Musa Mora from Babana in Borgu Local Government Area of the state for unlawful possession of firearms. The suspect was arrested with six locally-made single barrel guns and three live cartridges. Northern City News learnt that the suspect and his accomplice, Babangida Rabiu,...... read more
Alleged N1.4bn fraud: NBA president for arraignment Dec. 10 President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Mr. Paul Usoro (SAN) will, on Monday, December 10, be arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over alleged N1.4 billion . Usoro was charged before the Federal High Court in Lagos. The charge sheet, marked FHC/418c/18, was filed before Justice Muslim Hassan....... read more
EFCC Confirms Plan to Extradite Alison-Madueke The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has confirmed that the process for extraditing a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, from the United Kingdom has begun. Acting spokesman of the commission, Mr. Tony Orilade, disclosed this yesterday in Abuja. There have been calls from different quarters for the...... read more
I killed my mother, slept with her corpse for money ritual – Suspect An 18-year-old man, Samuel Akpobome, who was arrested by the police in Edo State for allegedly killing his mother for money rituals, has explained how he committed the act. Akpobome told PUNCH Metro on Wednesday that he strangled the victim, Christiana Ighoyivwi, while she was asleep in her residence on Market Road, Ologbo,...... read more
Kano Assembly to probe alleged Ganduje's bribery video Kano State House of Assembly, on Monday,  constituted a seven-man ad hoc committee to investigate and unravel the authenticity of a purported video clip released by an online media platform, Daily Nigerian, showing the State Governor,  Dr Abddullahi Ganduje, allegedly receiving a bribe from a contractor. The constitution of the committee followed...... read more
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