An 11 year old girl, Precious Nwafor, was yesterday rescued by men of the Lagos state police command from her guardian’s apartment.
She had been locked up without food.
Commissioner of Police, CP Edgal Imohimi, who led his team to the house located at No.12 Baderin street, Mafoluku, Oshodi in Lagos. ordered that the iron burglary b…[Read more]
Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, on Tuesday released a new video, claiming responsibility for a number of attacks in North East Nigeria during the festive season.
It is Shekau’s video in many months, amid claims from the Nigerian government, that the insurgent group has been defeated.
“We are in good health and nothing has happened to…[Read more]
At least two persons were reportedly killed on Sunday as suspected militants fired gun shots shoot at Anatigha community in Calabar South local government area of Cross River State.
The incident created tension in the area as residents scampered for safety in the area.
Sadly, two residents were said to have been killed, while another…[Read more]
Anambra state Chief Judge, Justice Peter Umeadi, Tuesday freed 13 awaiting trial inmates in Onitsha prison, during a visit to the facility, on jail delivery services.
One of inmates, a 31 year-old, Chukwujekwu Ifejika was discharged by Justice Peter Umeadi for lack of previous criminal records on the accused.
Ruling on the case, Justice…[Read more]
The Bayelsa State Police Command has arrested three suspects linked to the assassination of a prominent cattle dealer, Jibril Abdulkarim, and three of his employees.
Recall that unknown gunmen weekend shot and killed one Alhaji Jubril Abdulkareem, the leader of Fulani herdsmen group also known as Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association, in…[Read more]
The Lagos State Government (LASG) on Sunday said that the ongoing 2017 Lagos State Street Carnival holding in Ikeja, the state capital, was organised to discourage street carnivals by different groups which usually resorted into killings of innocent lives and other criminal activities.
Mrs Adebimpe Akinsola, the Special Adviser on Arts and…[Read more]
132 graduates of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN), have bagged first class degrees in their different courses.
Prof. Benjamin Ozumba, the Vice-Chancellor of the university, made this disclosure on Friday at the 47th convocation ceremony of the university.
Ozumba said that the total number of graduates and diplomas stood at 7,830,…[Read more]