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April 19, 2018 5:22 PM Herdsmen kill four construction workers in Plateau

Gunmen on Wednesday killed four construction workers at Angwan-Rogo village in Jebu-Miango area of Bassa, Plateau State. NAN reports that the workers were fetching sand for an ongoing construction work when the gunmen descended on them. Confirming the attack, Mr Terna Tyopev, spokesman of the Police Command in Plateau, told said the attack took place 27

April 18, 2018 12:05 PM Taraba Killings: Army Declares Five Wanted

The Nigerian Army on Wednesday declared five persons wanted in Taraba for their alleged roles in killings in Takum Local Government Area and other parts of the state. The army named the suspects as Tanko Adiku Dantayi, Kurusi Danladi, Chindo, Big Olumba and Chairman Poko. The army spokesman, Texas Chukwu, in a statement, appealed to the people of Taraba 19

April 18, 2018 5:54 AM Amnesty International reacts to police, Shiites’ clash in Abuja

The Amnesty International has condemned the reaction of the police to the protests by members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) otherwise known as Shi’ites. However, in a statement signed by the Director, Amnesty International Nigeria, Osai Ojigho, the organisation said the crackdown on unarmed protesters put lives at risk. Amnesty International 15

April 17, 2018 11:14 AM Bobby Shmurda Might Be Getting His Jail Term Reduced

Ackquille Jean Pollard, popularly known as Bobby Shmurda might be out of jail sooner than expected. The 23-year-old American rapper songwriter from Brooklyn is serving a 7-year sentence for one count of third-degree conspiracy and one count of weapons possession in September 2016. Bobby might be out of the Clinton Correctional Facility as TMZ reports 21

April 15, 2018 3:26 AM Winnie Mandela: Footprints of an amazonThe Sun News

Greek Mythology, the Amazons were described as a tribe of warlike women, feared by their neighbours and holding their own in a male dominated world. They sure went down in history as a revered race.And in recent times, the word Amazon describes a tough woman whose uncommon zeal and desire to succeed makes her stand out from the pack. As the South African 40

April 14, 2018 10:51 AM Man arrested with roasted human parts in Taraba

A 60-year-old man, Abubakar Abdulkadir has been arrested for allegedly being in possession of roasted human parts. The suspect’s arrest was confirmed by Taraba State Police Command on Friday. The State command’s Public Relations Officer, Mr. David Misal confirmed this in Jalingo to newsmen. Misal said the suspect was arrested at Alin-Gora village, Ardo-kola 21

April 12, 2018 2:11 PM Offa bank robbery: Police speaks on trending video footage

The Kwara State Police Command has reacted to an alleged video of Offa Bank robbery currently trending online. A Divisional Police Officer, DPO, under the Command, DSP Ajayi Okasonmi, whose number was attached to the video trending online, however, dismissed knowledge of the footage, saying he can’t confirm its authenticity. Okansonmi, who spoke with DAILY 18

April 12, 2018 10:40 AM Police arrest Niger Delta Avengers leaders

Operatives of the Inspector General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT), have arrested two principal leaders of the Amalgamated Niger Delta Avengers members. They were apprehended after demanding a ransom of N20million from Niger Delta Petroleum Resources or they will kidnap oil workers of the company. “On Wednesday 11th April 2018, sequel to several 25

April 12, 2018 7:46 AM EFCC arrests 14 ‘yahoo-yahoo’ boys with charms

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Lagos Zonal office, on Tuesday arrested 14 suspected Internet fraudsters. The suspects are: Abiola Kayode, Adeleye Adewale, Adeniyi Abiola, Favour Iruabo, Iyiola Olayemi, Lawal Remilekun and Martins Adetunji. Others are: Obafunsho Oladipupo Samson, Olaleye Bamilola Hassan, Oseni Ridwan, Peter Ayobami 22

April 4, 2018 6:02 PM Mikel Obi reacts to Ray Wilkins’ death

In a tweet sent out on Wednesday evening, Mikel who worked with Wilkins during his spell at Stamford Bridge, expressed his sadness over the sad news. The Tianjin TEDA midfielder posted Wilkins image and wrote alongside it: “RIP Ray Wilkins. A pleasure to have known you. A true gentleman. Today is a sad day for football.” Wilkins was taken to St George’s 20