Month: May 2021

ABDUCTION: NIGER STATE GOVERNMENT TAKING MEASURES TO ENSURE SAFE RELEASE OF TEGINA ISLAMIC SCHOOL CHILDREN

    Niger State Government is putting in measures to ensure the safe release of Islamic school children abducted by bandits in Tegina, Rafi Local Government. Giving update on the abduction to newsmen at the Government House, Minna, the state deputy Governor, Alh Ahmed Mohammed Ketso disclosed that government was on the pursuit of the …

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Police Kill Murderers Of Ahmed Gulak, Recover Ammunition And Vehicles

  The Imo State Police Command has neutralised the killers of a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Ahmed Gulak, and recovered ammunition and vehicles from them.  A statement issued by the police on Sunday night noted that some of the arms recovered from the attackers included three AK 47 rifles, one pistol, five …

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Police refute arrest of pro-Biafra members in Enugu

The Police Command in Enugu State has refuted alleged arrest of 57 pro-Biafra members, which is being circulated by a social media platform.   Enugu State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), ASP Daniel Ndukwe, debunked the social media falsehood in a statement yesterday in Enugu.   He said: “The attention of the command has been …

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30 killed as herdsmen attack Ebonyi/Benue border communities

Gunmen suspected to be herdsmen yesterday attacked Odoke, Ndiobasi and Obakotara communities in Ebonyi local government area of Ebonyi state, killing 30 persons.   Sources in the area said the gunmen struck the three communities around 3am yesterday morning.   The communities share boundaries with Ado local government area in Benue State.   A resident …

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NDLEA nabs 10 online drug traffickers in Abuja

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency ( NDLEA) has intensified its operations in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja with the arrest of a young lady and her boyfriend as well as eight others in fresh raids on online drug traffickers.   Elsewhere in Lagos, the anti-drugs agency has intercepted 445 grammes of Methamphetamine going …

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Insecurity: Nigeria loses $70m to illegal foreign fishing trawlers

Nigeria is currently losing over $70 million to illegal fishing activities by Chinese and European trawlers across its territorial waters due to hih level of insecurity.   Speaking at a Maritime Business/International Trade Sensitisation Forum in Uyo last week, the Akwa Ibom State Director of National Orientation Agency, (NOA), Mr. Enoh Uyoh, said that the …

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Police kill 4 as gunmen raze another station, INEC office in Imo

Barely few hours after gunmen razed down the Atta Divisional Police Station in Njaba Local Government Area of Imo State, another police station in Izombe, Oguta Local Government Area of the state has been set ablaze.   But the hoodlums were not that lucky as four of them were killed in a gun duel with …

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Insecurity: We don’t need prophet to tell us Nigeria is at war –CAN

Kaduna State Chairman of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Joseph Hayab, has said Nigerians did not need a prophet to tell them the country is at war given activities of gunmen, kidnappers and bandits.   Speaking at an intercessory prayer organised by the national CAN against insecurity in the country, Hayab warned governments at all …

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