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January 19, 2018 3:20 PM Gunmen abduct two brothers, five others in Niger

The Niger State Commissioner of Police, Dibal Yakadi, on Firday said gunmen kidnapped seven people in Munya Local Government area of the state. Yakadi in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) said two brothers, Alhaji Garba Yakassai and Alhaji Umar Yakassai and five others were kidnapped on two different occasions. He said that Garba and Umar were kidnapped 18

January 19, 2018 10:23 AM Isokan South LCDA Clears Land For Secretariat, Staff Quarters Construction

The Council Management Team, Isokan South Local Council Development Area (LCDA) has cleared and graded a sizeable plot of land at Orita-Ijebu in Ikoyi, the headquarters of the council. Speaking at the ceremony which took place at Orita-Ijebu, Ikoyi, the council Executive Secretary, Prince Wasiu Oyelami stated that the land would have a twin project of Council 16

January 18, 2018 9:22 PM Kenyan Man Murders Family, Sets Himself On Fire

A Kenyan man has allegedly murdered his wife and three children before setting himself on fire in their home in the early hours of Tuesday Jan. 16th in Juja, Kiambu county. According to police reports, members of the public reported the fire incident at the home of one Patrick Nderitu Karuiru to the area chief in Kiambu county. When the area chief arrived 15

January 18, 2018 2:52 PM Reekado Banks In Police Palava

According to reports, Marvin Star Reekado Banks is in a messy situation with the Ogba state police command in Lagos. LIB reports that the singer collected money (Two Million Naira) to perform at a wedding in Benin City but he failed to show up. After the wedding, Uwa Idahosa (an OAP and comedian) who contracted Reekado Banks to perform at the wedding 18

January 18, 2018 10:46 AM Driver commits suicide after being sacked by boss

A 39-year-old driver, Akan Iboro, has committed suicide in his apartment at the Ketu area of Lagos State after he was dismissed by his boss, a director in one of the federal ministries, for allegedly stealing from him. Vanguard reports that Iboro had been driving his boss right from when he was with the Lagos State Government. According to the report 17

January 17, 2018 9:56 AM Lunatic Arrested With POS Machine In Lagos

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a suspected armed robber who disguised as a lunatic to rob people. According to reports, residents had informed the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) at MAN centre, who led his men to the scene and arrested the suspect. The 27-year old suspect Olayinka Ogundimu, was arrested at Anifowoshe Street, Ikeja area of the state 17

January 17, 2018 6:26 AM 3-week-old baby in coma after father’s slap

A 32-year-old man identified as Edet Asuquo, has fled his home in the Idi Araba area of Lagos State after he nearly killed his 3-week-old baby, Gift Asuquo, with slap. Edet, who did not want a girl child, was alleged to have said he didn’t see her usefulness and threatened to kill her. According to Punch, Edet and the baby’s mother, Rosemary Kingsley 21

January 17, 2018 12:28 AM Minister demolishes property linked to Patience Jonathan

of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Muhammad Bello, has confirmed the demolition of a property belonging to the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Patience, located within Abuja metropolis. Acting through the Abuja Metropolitan Management Council (AMMC), the FCT Administration said it demolished the property because the structure contravened 14

January 16, 2018 6:04 PM Senator Okon reacts to sack of Akpabio’s ally, Umoren as Akwa Ibom SSG

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, chieftain distanced Umoren’s sack from the crisis between Akpabio, now a Senator, and his successor, Udom Emmanuel. According to Okon, Umoren’s presence in the government as SSG was to stabilise the Emmanuel administration. “I must say that his removal has nothing to do with the perceived in-fighting going on in the state 20

January 16, 2018 10:09 AM Boko Haram Attacks Again, Many Killed, Others Abducted

Boko Haram has again attacked leaving several dead and abducting other. The attack happened today Tuesday in Pallam community in Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa, local officials and residents have said. The attack came barely a week after the terrorists launched a similar attack on neighbouring Wanu, Kamale and Kafin Hausa communities of Michika 16