July 19, 2024

July 19, 2024

Five Dead As Bandits Invade Kaduna

Bandits have killed a school teacher with four others along Layin Lasan Tabanni road‎ in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State.   It was gathered that 16 people were also abducted at Dogon Dawa, Layin Mahuta and Tabanni villages in the Eastern part of the LGA.   This is contained in a statement […]

Drug Kingpin Wanted By US Escapes From Prison

Juan Larrinson Castro Estupinan, a notorious drug lord wanted by prosecutors in the United States escaped from a prison in Colombia on Friday, authorities confirmed.   Estupinan, known as Matamba, was said to be a powerful figure in the Gulf Clan drug trafficking organization.   Estupinan, who was detained last May, and accused of asset […]

Gunmen Cause Havoc, Attack Divisional Police Headquarters In Imo

The Divisional police headquarters in Umuguma Owerri West Local Government Area of Imo State has been set ablaze by gunmen.   The gunmen were reported to have invaded the police station at about 04:00 hours on Saturday morning and attacked police officers on duty.   The suspects also freed suspects in detention and threw petrol […]

Gunmen Storm Imo, Destroy Home Of Ohanaeze Ndigbo President With Petrol Bombs

The country home of the President of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, George Obiozor has been attacked by gunmen in Awomamma community, Oru East Local Government Area of Imo State.   The attack was carried out by gunmen in the early hours of Saturday.   The Public relations officer of the Imo State Police command, Mike Abattam, confirmed […]

Pray For Frequent Payment Of Your Salaries, IG Tells Police Officers

The Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba, has urged police officers to pray for their salaries to be paid at the end of the month.   While delivering a lecture at the Force Headquarters in Abuja on Thursday, Mr Baba suggested that prayers by police officers may fast track the implementation of the new salary structure […]

Why I Will Never Negotiate With Terrorists In Katsina, Gov Masari Opens Up

Katsina State, Governor, Aminu Bello Masari, has vowed never to negotiate with terrorists in the state.   Masari explained that some of the ‘so-called repentant’ terrorists who were released from custody as a result of the peace deals are now leaders of terrorists with more than 100 gangs and various camps in Zamfara, Sokoto and […]

Russia/Ukraine War: Britain Deploys Sky Sabre, 100 Troops To Poland

The United Kingdom government has said it would deploy its Sky Sabre air defence system to Poland.   Britain said it would also deploy along with it, 100 troops to operate it.   The UK Ministry of Defence said this after the Polish government had requested the anti-air warfare system.   The UK defence ministry […]