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A Helicopter Delivers Weapons To Us, Arrested Bandit Confesses

A bandit, Aliu Musa, after his arrest revealed that his gang gets their weapons delivered to them by a helicopter. The 20-year old on Wednesday narrated that he once watched helicopter drop weapons for his boss inside Dinya Forest in Kankara Local Government Area of Katsina State. “I once saw ...
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Gunmen kill Three Police Officers, Attack Convoy Of Nasarawa Deputy Government

The incident happened around Gako hill in Nasarawa, Eggon local government when the deputy governor was said to be heading to Abuja for the inauguration of ministers scheduled to take place on Wednesday. Report from The Cable said that the escort commander was said to have reinforced his team when ...
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‘There are 56,000 Internally Displaced Persons in Abuja’ By Nana Muhammad

There are about 56,000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Abuja, 26,000 of which has been registered. This disclosure was made known by the Founder of Life Builders Initiative (LBI), Dr Sanwo David, at a townhall meeting organized by LBI, on August 19, 2019, at the National Press Conference Centre, Radio ...
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Corpses Of Missing Boat Passengers Recovered

The Lagos State Waterways Authority on Thursday said it had recovered the remains of two passengers involved in a boat accident in the Ojo area of the state. Two passenger speedboats had a head-on collision in the Irewe community in an accident reportedly caused by recklessness and speeding. Of the ...
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Police In Lagos Arrest Woman For Allegedly Locking Boy In A kennel

The police in Lagos State have arrested a 24-year-old Onyinye Mbadike for allegedly torturing a minor and locking him in a kennel. The incident happened at Trimnell Street, Aguda, and was leaked in a video that went viral on social media. The Lagos police spokesperson, Bala Elkana, said the police ...
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17 Million Nigerian Children, Youths Out Of School – UNESCO

Over 17 million Nigerian children and youths between the ages of 15 and 17 are out of school a report by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation Institute for Statistics has said. This was contained in a statement by Executive Director of Mothers and Marginalised Advocacy Centre, Ola ...
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Nine killed, Houses Razed, As Gunmen Invade Two Ogoni Communities

  Bandits, yesterday, invaded Taaba and Okwale communities, Khana Local Government Area, Rivers State, killing nine persons and razing several properties. Property destroyed include the palace of the traditional ruler of Kaaba, Chief Nule (jnr) and home of Movement for the Survival of Ogoni People, MOSOP, factional President, Legborsi Pyagbara, ...
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Slain Police Officer’s Wife, Family Seeks Justice

Wife of one of the slain police officer in Taraba, Mrs Olubunmi Ediare, has called for justice to be done on the death of her husband. She made the call while addressing the media in Abuja. According to her, “What I want the federal government to do is to give ...
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Police Arraign Soldier In Ondo Over Alleged Raping

A lance Corporal of the Nigerian Army (NA), Mr. Sunday Awolola, who allegedly raped a 300-level student of Adekunle Ajasin University Akungba-Akoko (AAUA), was yesterday arraigned at a Magistrate’s Court in Akure, Ondo State. The 33-year-old officer, who was attached to the 32 Artillery Brigade, Akure, was allegedly involved in ...
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Accept Responsibility for Killing Our Personnel, Police Tell

The police yesterday dismissed a memo issued by the Nigerian Army warning officers and men to steer clear of police personnel over fear of likely reprisal in the wake of last week’s killing of three policemen by soldiers in Taraba State. In the memo, the army had warned its personnel ...
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