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July 19, 2018 12:54 AM CAF Confederation Cup: Enyimba defeated Williamsville, goes top – The Sun News

Enyimba have moved to the summit of Group C in the CAF Confederation Cup after they defeated Williamsville AC 1-0 at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium in Port Harcourt on Wednesday. The result sees the Nigerian side go top of the log on six points, though CARA Brazzaville could supplant them later tonight if they defeat Djoliba in Bamako. The Ivorian challengers 19

July 18, 2018 4:15 PM Miyetti Allah: No Plan To Attack Cross River Community

The Cross River State Branch of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria has debunked rumours that Fulani herdsmen were planning to attack residents of Obanliku Local Government Area of Cross River. The Chairman of the association, Alhaji Hassan Abo, who spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria on Wednesday in Calabar, described the rumour 17

July 18, 2018 1:47 PM Police burst car-snatching syndicate in Port Harcourt

A car-snatching syndicate operating in the old Aba road area of Port Harcourt has been smashed by the Rivers state Police Command. This is according to the Police Public Relations Officer of the Command, Nnamdi Omoni, who disclosed the development to DAILY POST in Port Harcourt. Omoni said the deadly car-snatching syndicate are responsible for the numerous 20

July 17, 2018 1:53 PM Hoodlums kill policeman, injure another, cart away their guns in Delta

Barely 48 hours four policemen were reportedly killed in Benin city, Edo state, armed hoodlums operating in Akwuku Igbo community in Aniocha North local government area of Delta state on Monday evening allegedly killed a policeman and injured his colleague on a road block in the community. Delta state Police Commissioner, Mustafa Muhammad, who confirmed 19

July 17, 2018 3:55 AM Suspected killer of ex-Ondo deputy gov’s daughter remanded– The Sun News

An Ondo State Magistrate Court sitting in Akure, the state capital, yesterday, ordered Seidu Adeyemi, the suspected killer of Khadijat Oluboyo, daughter of former deputy governor of the state, Alhaji Lasisi Oluboyo, to be remanded in prison custody. Khadijat, a final year student of the Adekunle Ajasin University (AAUA), Akugba-Akoko, was found dead inside 20

July 16, 2018 12:10 PM Osun guber: APC suspends state chairman, secretary

As the July 19 primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the Osun governorship election draw near, there is palpable tension in the party as 11 out of 16 members of the State Working Committee, SWC, have passed a vote of no confidence on the Chairman, Prince Gboyega Famodun, and the Secretary, Alhaji Rasak Salinsile. Addressing newsmen in Osogbo 17

July 16, 2018 8:33 AM Family of slain NYSC member petitions against Garki hospital, makes demands

The family of Angela Igwetu, a member of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, shot dead by a police officer, has petitioned the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibraham Idris, demanding justice against Garki General Hospital. In the petition, the family told the police authorities to go after the hospital, insisting that the autopsy report faulted 16

July 14, 2018 12:56 PM Man arrested for killing father in Niger State

The Niger State Police Command has arrested one Abubakar Turuwa of Pissa village of Borgu Local Government Area for allegedly killing his father, Turuwa Ibrahim, over sharing of cattle. The Commissioner of Police in Niger State, Mr Dibal Yakadi, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that upon interrogation, the suspect confessed to the crime 19

July 13, 2018 7:54 PM Monarch’s death: Ugwuanyi inaugurates commission of enquiry

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has sworn in a seven-man judicial commission of inquiry to unravel the remote and immediate causes of the recent civil disturbances that occurred in Ogbozinne Akpugo Autonomous community in Nkanu West Local Government Area of the state, which led to the death of the Traditional Ruler, HRH Igwe Stephen Nwatu, and destruction 19

July 13, 2018 4:40 PM Delta chief allegedly commits suicide over N450, 000 debt

A 58-year-old grandfather, Chief Ovie Umukoro, in Ugborikoko Estate, Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State allegedly committed suicide on Thursday night in the area over his inability to pay a N450,000 debt. It was gathered that Ovie was indebted to his friend, one Chief Obukoyho, N450, 000, being proceeds of the contract they both executed, but allegedly 20