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4 Persons killed, 10 Buildings Destroyed in Cult Clash in Edo

2 Killed In Cult War In Awka

Two youths were shot dead in Awka on Wednesday in what appeared to be a cult war. Police spokesman in Anambra, DSP Toochukwu Ikenga, who confirmed the incident, said operatives had been drafted to the...

Acting I-G Promises Professional, Responsible Leadership

The Acting Inspector General of Police (I-G), Mr. Usman Baba, has promised to provide professional and responsible leadership in the affairs of the Nigeria Police. Baba said this on Wednesday in Abuja at a ceremony...

Ondo Varsity Unions Begin indefinite Strike Over Unpaid Salaries, Others

Labour unions  at the Olusegun Agagu University of Science and Technology (OAUSTECH), Okitipupa, Ondo State, on Wednesday embarked on an indefinite strike over unpaid salaries and other issues. This is contained in a statement signed...
Gunmen Abduct Yobe Village Head

Gunmen Kill Two Policemen, One Expatriate, Kidnap Two Others In Benue

The Benue State Police Command has confirmed the killing of two policemen and one Expatriate by unknown gunmen in Ukum local government area of Benue State. The police also stated that the gunmen also kidnapped...
Housekeeper, Accomplice Remanded For Allegedly Robbing Employer Of $14,000, Cell Phone

Badagry Courts Shut Over Judiciary Workers’ Strike

Judicial activities were paralyzed on Tuesday at the Magistrate’s and High Courts in Badagry following an indefinite strike embarked upon by Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN). A check at the Badagry courts by the...

Enugu Correctional Centre Beefs Up Security Against Attack — Official

Enugu Correctional Centre says it has beefed up security around the facility to forestall any attack that could lead to jailbreak. The Spokesman for the centre, Mr. Emeka Monday, said this in an interview with...
Community Police: Local Vigilante Will Not Bear Arms – Police Insists

Daughter Reports Dad To Police, Alleges Five-Year Defilement

A 12-year-old girl has accused her 49-year-old father, Ubong  Akpan, of sleeping with her since she was seven. The victim said the sexual molestation had been going on for the past five years, and when...

Police Rescue Twin Babies Locked Up For 3 Days In Ekiti

The Police command in Ekiti on Monday rescued two-year old twin babies after they were locked up in a room by their mother for three days. A statement in Ado-Ekiti by Mr. Sunday Abutu, the...

Rainfall Disrupts Outdoor Activities At National Sports Festival

Downpour, on Monday, disrupted some activities at the ongoing 20th National Sports Festival (NSF) in Benin. The rain, which started around 4:45 pm forced officials of the sporting fiesta to halt some outdoor games including...

Wreckage Of Missing Alpha-Jet Not Found, NAF Urges Public To Disregard Unverified News

The Director of Public Relations and Information, Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Headquarters, Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet, has advised the public to disregard unverified publication on its missing Alpha-Jet (475) aircraft. In a statement issued in...
Fire Guts Enugu Market, Destroys Goods Worth Millions of Naira

Fire Guts 14 Rooms In Ilorin Family House

Fire has destroyed 14 of the 46 rooms in a family house at Onibata Compound, Alore Area in Ilorin,  Kwara. A statement issued on Monday in Ilorin by Mr. Hakeem Hassan, Public Relations Officer of...
Akwa Ibom Discharges 26 COVID-19 Patients, Records New Case

Ibom Air To Extend Flight To Gambia – Gov. Emmanuel

Gov. Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom  has said that Ibom Air, the State-owned Airline, will extend its flight operations to the Gambia and other West African countries. Emmanuel said this when the Gambian High Commissioner...
Shi'ites Protest: IG Orders 24 hours Surveillance on FCT, Environs

I-G Orders Arrest, Prosecution Of Perpetrators Of Imo Attack

The Inspector General of Police (I-G), Mr. Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the arrest and prosecution of perpetrators of Monday attack on security operatives and formations in Imo. The Force Public Relations Officer (FPRO), Mr. Frank Mba, disclosed...

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