We never granted Uzodimma powers to detain anybody at his pleasure – Imo Lawmakers

Members of the Imo State House of Assembly have said that the controversial section 484 of administration of the Criminal Justice Law of the which has granted the Governor to detain anybody at his pleasure never passed through the state Assembly. This is even as the main sponsor...

Man beats another to death in beer parlour in Anambra

A 44-yea-old man, Obinna Mmanegbu, yesterday, lost his life during an altercation that broke out at a drinking joint at Uruezeani village, Allor, Idemili South Local Government Area of Anambra State. A witness told our reporter that the deceased, who was having to get together...

New leader of One Million Boys arrested in Oyo

The new leader of a notorious robbery gang, One million Boys has been nabbed in Ibadan, Oyo State.Director-General of Oyo State Joint Security Task Force, popularly known as ‘Operation Burst’, Col. Oladipo Ajibola (Rtd.) over the weekend in Ibadan, said the second in command to...

Man runs amok, kill mother, 2 kids in Anambra

Tragedy struck Thursday night at Okpuneze Uruagu in Nnewi North Local Government Area of Anambra State when a man Emeka Ezimadu allegedly ran amok killing his two children and his mother, 85 . The suspect, also gathered inflicted matchete cuts on his three other kids who are...

INEC hails EFCC’s inclusion in Election security committee

The Independent National Electoral Commission( INEC) has described the inclusion of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) in the election monitoring process as one of the best policy decisions in Nigeria’s electoral administration. Stating this was Katsina State...

Navy issues new guidelines on basic training for batch 29B

The Nigerian  Navy has issued new guidelines on resumption for the training of Navy basic training School batch  29BIn a statement signed by Commodore Suleman Dahun for Chief of the Naval Staff, he stated that: “The Nigerian Navy has reviewed the order of arrival for the...

Edo guber election: IGP orders restriction of vehicular movement

The Inspector-General of Police Mr. Mohammed Adamu has ordered the restriction of vehicular movement from 11:59 PM on Friday, September 18, to 6 pm on Saturday,  September 19. The IGP said the restriction was  In line with concerted efforts at ensuring public order and safety,...

Absence of Evans’ lawyer, prosecution witness stalls Evans’ others murder trials

The trials of alleged kidnap kingpin, Chuckwudimeme Onwuamadike( aka Evans ), and others yesterday stalled at the Special Offences section of Lagos State High Court sitting in Ikeja due to the absence of his lawyer and a prosecution witness. The two trials running side by side...

Love Scam: Man defrauds US returnee of over N150million

… police recover vehicles, landed properties from suspect  An alleged fraudster, Ehiarinmian Sylvester, who had preyed on a United States (US) based Nigerian woman, Mary Okpe, defrauding her of monies worth over N150 million, has been arrested by operatives of the Zone 2...

‘Terrorists’ve infiltrated Oyo’ – Gani Adams raises the alarm

The Aare Onakakanfo of Yorubaland, Iba Gani  Adams has raised the alarm over the alleged infiltration of Oyo State by armed terrorists. Adams yesterday, in a statement issued by his media aide, Mr. Kehinde Aderemi, said armed terrorists now occupy Kishi, located in North West of...