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Mike Okiro leads eight former IGPs to resolve IGP, Police commission’s feud

YouTube Former Inspector-General of Police (IGP) and immediate past chairman of Police Service Commission (PSC), Sir Mike Okiro, on Thursday led eight former IGPs who held peace talk with IGP Mohammed Adamu and PSC chairman, former IGP Musiliu Smith. Newsmen...

I Procured Arms To Protect Myself, Nabbed 400-Level Medical Student Confesses

A 400-level student of Medicine and Surgery at University of Calabar arrested by police in Cross River over alleged illegal possession of arms, said he got the weapon to protect himself. The suspect, Ikezue Nnamdi, who was arrested on Tuesday,...

Breaking: Gunmen Abduct District Head Of President Buhari’s Hometown

Alhaji Musa Umar, the District Head of Daura, the hometown of President Muhammadu Buhari in Katsina State, has been kidnapped by four unidentified gunmen. The kidnappers stormed Umar’s residence in Daura at 7pm on Wednesday and sporadically shot into the...

Kidnappers Release Four Abducted NEMA Staff

The four abducted staff of the National Emergency Management Agency, who were kidnapped last Tuesday in Obua-Adual Local Government Area of Rivers State, have regained their freedom. The NEMA senior emergency workers were on their way back to Abuja after...

NDLEA Arrests 6-Man Cartel Planting Drugs In Travelers’ Luggage

National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has uncovered a cartel that specialises in planting illicit drugs in travellers’ luggage. NDLEA Chairman, Col. Muhammad Abdallah (rtd), disclosed this in a statement saying the cartel was uncovered after detectives embarked on investigation...

Nigerian Couple Kills 12-Year-Old Son Over Witchcraft Allegation

A Nigerian couple has been arrested by the police in Akwa Ibom State, for allegedly killing their 12-year-old son over witchcraft. 47 year old father, identified as Okon David Essien from Ibikpe Uruan, Uruan Local Government Area conspired with wife...

Police Arrest Five Officers, Declare Inspector Wanted For Killing Lady, Injuring Man In Lagos

Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested five Police officers and declared an Inspector, Dania Ojo, wanted, for allegedly shooting dead a girl, Ada Ifeanyi, in the Apapa area of Lagos State. One Emmanuel Akomafuwa was said to...

Our Deadly Exploits, By Seven-Man Robbery, Kidnap Gang

Seven men suspected of murdering an America-trained soldier, Chuks Okebata, on January 12, 2017, in Okigwe area of Imo State, have been arrested by the operatives of the Inspector General of Police Special Intelligence Response Team...

Thugs Kill Two Tricycle Operators In Lagos For Refusing To Pay Illegal Fees

A Lagos resident,  Bashiru Shakiru, lost his life when suspected hoodlums gunned him down during an attack on commercial tricycle operators in the Kola area of the Ijaiye-Ojokoro Local Council Development Area of Lagos State. It was gathered that Shakiru...

‘I swapped close to 5,000 babies in the 12 years I worked in the maternity ward’ – Nurse confesses

A dying nurse has begged God for forgiveness while confessing that she swapped thousands of babies while she was working as a nurse in UTH. Elizabeth Mwewa, a nurse who worked at University Teaching Hospital, formerly called Lusaka Hospital, in...

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Cross River rerun: INEC confirms kidnap, release of presiding officer

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has confirmed the abduction of the Supervisory Presiding Officer (SPO) in...

El Salvador general admits army carried out El Mozote massacre

A retired Salvadoran general on Friday acknowledged for the first time that the armed forces were responsible for a notorious 1981 massacre...

Imo guber ruling: We will push President Buhari, National Assembly to amend electoral law – APC

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has disclosed that the party will push President Muhammadu Buhari and...

Ogun government warns against farming in forest reserves

The Ogun government says it will no longer permit farming and erection of permanent structure in its forest reserves. The state Commissioner for...

2021: Governor Akeredolu dares APC to drop him and lose Ondo

Ahead of next year’s election governorship election in Ondo State, in which his position is being eyed by some interested party members,...