Illegal checkpoint: Inspector shoots okadaman, 3 others over N50, arrested

Akure—A Police Inspector in Ondo State has been arrested for allegedly shooting three farmers on commercial motorcycle, popularly called Okada, over N50 bribe The

Kanu’s co-defendants seek separate trial as Fani-Kayode asks Army to produce Kanu

Adjourns case till Nov 20 …As FG applies for warrant of arrest …Abaribe requests for time to produce Kanu ..Court orders Abaribe, Jewish priest

Breaking News: Gunmen kill corps member in Imo

Tragedy struck in Owerri, the Imo State capital, on Monday after yet-to-be identified gunmen shot dead a serving corps member, Ekene Uwaoma. This is

Catholic priest kidnapped in Edo

A Priest of the Catholic Diocese of  Auchi,  Revd. Fr. Lawrence Adorolo, has been reportedly kidnapped in Okpilla, Edo State. The parish priest of St

Boko Haram: Cameroon deports 100,000 Nigerians

Cameroon has deported 100,000 Nigerian refugees in the hope of stemming the spread of Boko Haram. The Human Rights Watch (HRW) made this known,

Rivers alleges APC, police’s plot to kill protesting students

Rivers State Government said, yesterday, it has uncovered a plot by the All Progressives Congress (APC) and some police officers, to instigate the students of

FULANI HERDSMEN: Crisis looms in Abia community

CRISIS is looming in Ndiolumbe Nvosi Autonomous Community in Isiala Ngwa South Council   of Abia between the people and Fulani herdsmen over the refusal

Killer herdsmen not terrorists, says Garba Shehu

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, declared during a programme on national television, yesterday, that killer herdsmen are not

That show of force in Umuahia (2)

  WRITTEN BY BEN OKEZIE The country is still experiencing an upsurge in the activities of aggrieved civilian agitators clothed in various nomenclatures that

DHQ declares IPOB a terrorist organisation

The Defence Headquarters has branded the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) as a “militant terrorist organisation’’ and urged parents to dissuade their wards from

Herdsmen, farmers’ clashes won’t end soon –FG

The Federal Government, at the weekend, said the intractable clashes between herdsmen and farmers may not end soon. It explained that permanent solutions to the

Command arrests two herbalists with human skull, hands

The Osun State Police Command has arrested an herbalist, Adeniyi Adeyeye, with a suspected human skull at Moro, in the Ife North Local Government

Policeman commits suicide in Ebonyi

There is bad news in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital as a serving policeman attached to the state’s police command, Mr Donatus Oyibe, yesterday

Man kills lover, commits suicide in Ebonyi

A middle-aged man, Mr. Friday Njoku, has committed suicide after he allegedly murdered his fiancée, Cynthia Nwofia, 25, over suspicion of infidelity in Abakaliki,

How Catholic priest was kidnapped, murdered in Imo

OWERRI—Palpable fear has gripped Imo indigenes, following the increasing level of criminality in the state. The latest victim is a Catholic priest, Rev. Fr.