Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara says the spread of fake news is weakening Nigerian troops fighting bandits and Boko Haram terrorists.
ABIA State Government has alerted security agencies in the state to thoroughly investigate an alleged threat to life of a lawmaker in the state. The member representing Aba South State … Continue Reading Alleged Threat To Life: Abia demands thorough probe of lawmaker claim
An Upper Shari’a Court sitting in Kano, on Wednesday fixed Aug. 18 for the re-arraignment of a cleric, Abduljabbar Nasiru-Kabara for alleged blasphemy case. Nasiru-Kabara is to be charged with blasphemy, … Continue Reading Kano govt set to file fresh charge against Muslim cleric accused of blasphemy
The suspect removed one of the air conditioners in one of the rooms at the centre.
Suspected Fulani herdsmen have destroyed a farmland belonging to a woman in a village in Bassa Local Government Area of Plateu State. The poor woman woke up on Monday morning … Continue Reading “God! Please, have mercy on us” – Woman weeps as fulani herders destroyed her crops overnight
Bandits who struck on Sunday July 25 at Sokoto-Gusau road, abducted at least 50 travelers. While eyewitnesses claimed that most of those abducted boarded buses belonging to the State Transport Authority, simple … Continue Reading Bandits abduct more than 50 travelers in Sokoto
The Lagos State Police Command has arrested two suspected cultists with weapons. Operatives attached to the Ijanikin Division of the Lagos State Police Command arrested the suspects at Oto Awori, … Continue Reading Police nabs two suspected cultists in Lagos, recover weapons
Members of an armed robbery syndicate engaged men of Ogun State Police command in a gun duel while robbing a shop in Atan-Ota, Ado-Odo/Ota Local Government Area of the state. … Continue Reading Three arrested as Ogun police, robbers engage in gun duel
After 20 days in captivity, bandits have released 28 of the students abducted from Bethel Baptist High School, Damishi, Kaduna.
Some bandits have invaded Government Secondary School, Ungwan Sarki in Kaduna North Local Government Area of Kaduna State, carting away National Examination Council question papers. Sunday PUNCH gathered that the hoodlums … Continue Reading Bandits attack Kaduna school, police armoury, cart away NECO papers
No fewer than 43 people are feared killed, while about 50 houses were burnt in fresh attacks on some communities in Benue State in the last 48 hours. On Tuesday, about 13 … Continue Reading 43 reportedly feared killed as 50 houses razed in renewed Benue attacks
Zubairu said that the CDS would be holding a security meeting with retired senior military officers in the
Southeast geopolitical zone.
“It is a message of peace. There is no alternative to peace. This is a state of harmony and we should let it remain like that.
Church usher commits suicide after being accused of defiling his neighbour’s minor daughter in Delta
A 45-year-old man has committed suicide after being accused of defiling a minor in Agbor, Ika South Local Government Area of Delta State. The deceased, identified as Jagbefume Oriagioge, allegedly … Continue Reading Church usher commits suicide after being accused of defiling his neighbour’s minor daughter in Delta
In the documents filed before the court, the EFCC prayed the apex court to declare that the Court of Appeal erred in law when
Former President Goodluck Jonathan has said bullets and other forces of arms alone cannot stop armed robbery, banditry and other forms of criminality in the country. He said this on … Continue Reading Bullets Alone Can’t Stop Bandits – Jonathan Tells FG