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September 23, 2017 7:12 PM 3 killed as Niger Delta militants strike oil vessel in Bayelsa

Some gunmen believed to be militants have hit a tug-boat loaded with crude oil in the souther Ijaw creeks in Bayelsa state causing chaos in surrounding areas. Premium Times reports that the incident happened less than three weeks after a similar attack in an ambush on a military houseboat that led to the death of two persons. learnt that the gunmen 14

September 23, 2017 6:39 PM They killed my Chairman in cold blood – Gov. Ortom

The quartet were killed by armed youths, last week, in a crisis linked to alleged tussle between two brothers belonging to different political camps. The alleged face-off between the two brothers, said to have in the past defied attempts to resolve, reportedly suddenly escalated, leading to the razing of several houses, cars and valuables apart from the gunshot 14

September 23, 2017 4:55 PM Gunmen kill two policemen, one NSCDC operative in Bayelsa

Gunmen, suspected to be sea pirates, have murdered two policemen and an operative of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps in Bayelsa State. The incident reportedly occurred on Friday night on the Ekebiri waterways of Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of the state. The sea pirates, it was learnt, lay in wait in a concealed position in Ekebiri 16

September 19, 2017 2:52 PM Pandemonium At Supreme Court As CJN Swears In Osinbajo's Brother, 28 New SANs

Security operatives at the Supreme Court yesterday engaged in a free-for-all after persons in the entourage of Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello, were denied entry into the hall where 29 new Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SANs) were being sworn in by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen. A plain-clothed policeman that accompanied 11

September 18, 2017 11:26 AM Breaking: Pandemonium at S-Court as CJN swears-in 29 new SANs

A plain clothed policeman that accompanied the governor to the apex court main door was manhandled, with button on his shirt torn by the security operatives that comprised of both the Police and officers from a private security firm- Halogen. Governor Bello, who was temporarily delayed at the door, had already entered inside the apex court when the fight 16

September 15, 2017 6:37 AM Curfew in Jos, IPOB members burn Aba police station, vehicles

The Ariaria Police Station in Aba, the commercial hub of Abia State, was set ablaze by men, believed to be members of the Indigenous People of Biafra on Thursday. The incident occurred some hours before the Federal Government ordered the withdrawal of troops from major towns in Abia State, which have been under siege since Saturday when the Nigerian 26

September 10, 2017 5:51 PM Policeman kills his wife, kids in French train station

COMPIEGNE – A policeman shot his wife and two of his children, aged three and five, to death on the platform of a French train station on Sunday before taking his own life, authorities said. A family dispute drew police to the couple's home earlier in the day, when the wife told officers she planned to leave her husband. The husband was "perfectly calm" 49

September 8, 2017 10:23 AM BREAKING: Police captures child killer, Ifeanyi Dike who escaped from custody in Rivers

The Plateau state Police Command has apprehended the runaway ritual killer suspect in Rivers state, Ifeanyi Dike. Recall that twenty-three year old undergraduate of the University of Port Harcourt, Ifeanyi Dike killed eight-year-old Victory Chikamso Mezu and removed her body parts for ritual. He escaped from the custody of the State CID in Port Harcourt 25

September 7, 2017 8:16 PM Murder of Catholic Priest in Imo: I did not know he will die – Assistant leader

He made this statement when six of them were paraded alongside other suspects on different offences, at the Imo state police headquarters. Okafor claimed that he was second in command and that a policeman, Ex Corporal, Jude Madu, organized the operation. Speaking to Vanguard, he said: “I don’t know he will die. We covered the nose of the catholic priest 34

September 7, 2017 10:34 AM Siblings Docked For Stoning Policeman On Duty — OsunDefender

State of Osun Police Command was on Wednesday arraigned two siblings before Osogbo Magistrate court for stoning a police officer. The siblings identified as Tadese Arolu and Tadese Cology was alleged on five count charge bothering on conspiracy, attempted murder and assault. According to the charge presented to the court by the prosecutor, Mr. God Sunday 19