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March 12, 2018 9:20 PM Car crushes teenager to death in Osun

A 15-year-old boy was on Monday crushed to death after a Sport Utility Vehicle lost control and rammed into him in Osogbo, Osun State. According to the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, an eye witness said the deceased, who went to Ayegbaju Market in the metropolis to buy pepper, was returning home when he was killed. The vehicle was said to have lost control 15

March 5, 2018 7:53 AM Priest sets two bank ATMs ablaze in Imo

A man said to be an Anglican Priest, serving at St. Stephen’s Anglican Church, Ugiri in Isiala Mbano LGA is cooling off his heels in the police net for reportedly breaking into the bank in broad daylight with a gallon of fuel and setting the two installed ATMs on fire. He set the two Automated Teller Machines installed by Imo Microfinance Bank at Aba Branch 21

February 23, 2018 1:33 PM Suspected phone snatcher burnt to death in Calabar

A middle-aged man suspected to be a phone thief was on Friday burnt to death in Calabar. DAILY POST gathered that the incident happened at Goldie Street, along the University of Calabar (UNICAL) axis by Eastern Highway in Calabar South Local Government area of Cross River State. An eyewitness, who gave his name as Fidelis Ekpeyong explained that the incident 20

February 7, 2018 10:53 AM Police arrest officers who allegedly killed commercial driver in Edo

The Edo State Police Command says it has arrested members of its patrol team who allegedly killed a commercial driver yesterday,Tuesday morning. The State Commissioner of Police, Mr Johnson Kokumo, disclosed this in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Benin. Kokumo said investigation has begun and if found culpable, the officers 23

January 28, 2018 1:17 PM Delta Police Command warns residents against jungle justice

The Delta State Police Command on Sunday warned residents against jungle justice on suspected criminals in the State. The Delta State Acting Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Andrew Aniamka handed down the warning in a chat with newsmen in Ekete-Inland. This followed Aniamaka’s confirmation that a woman who disguised as a lunatic to perpetuate ritual 26

January 12, 2018 10:04 AM Mob Beats Woman For Stealing #5000 In Ile Ife

A middle aged woman in her late 30s was on Thursday night beaten to stupor by an angry mob in Ile-Ife, State of Osun. The suspect who identified herself as “Iya Funke” was alleged to have stolen #5000 from a shop at Ojoyin community in the town. She was pounced on beaten mercilessly, dangerous weapons like axe, burning stick among others were used to beat her to stupor 24

October 28, 2017 8:10 AM Mob lynches Ibori for stealing in Warri

Angry mob on Saturday beat to pulp a 22-year-old suspected thief, Jeffry Ibori for burgling a shop along the Cinema Site link road in Okumagba Layout, Warri, Delta State. DAILY POST gathered that the suspect was caught by one of the traders who has been monitoring him following missing items in his shop and that of his neighbours. The trader raised alarm 23

October 26, 2017 8:01 AM Police rescue 2 suspected robbers from mob in Enugu

The operatives of the Police Command in Enugu State say they have rescued two suspected robbers from mob and lynching in Amuri road near Enugu. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) for the command, Asp. Ebere Amaraizu, said in a statement on Thursday in Enugu. He said that the suspects, who attempted to flee after they made effort to steal a motorcycle 31

October 22, 2017 2:56 AM The phenomenon of Biafra (13)

In his highly informative book, The Brutality of Nations, Dan Jacobs quotes a horrible statement by Awolowo to the effect that “All is fair in war, and starvation is one of the weapons of war. I don’t see why we should feed our enemies fat in order for them to fight harder.” Awolowo’s incendiary argument contravenes the Geneva Convention which stipulates 89

October 9, 2017 9:46 AM Nigerian Tied To Post, Thrashed By Mob In Delhi, Nobody Helped

A case filed by a resident after the incident reportedly claimed that the Nigerian was involved in a theft and had been wounded after falling down the stairs. The video belies that claim. A Nigerian national begs and screams as he is tied to a post and thrashed by a mob in Delhi, in a disturbing video that has been shared with NDTV. The man was allegedly 41