June 17, 2024

June 17, 2024

NDLEA Apprehends Most Wanted Drug Baroness, Seals Her mansion, Drug Bunks In Delta

Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), have broken the backbone of a major drug cartel distributing outfit in Delta and adjourning states and arrested a wanted drug baroness.   This is contained in a statement by the Director, Media and Advocacy, NDLEA, Mr Femi Babafemi, on Tuesday in Abuja.   Babafemi said […]

UPDATE: Death Toll Rises In Kano Gas Explosion

The death toll from the gas explosion that occurred on Tuesday at the Sabon Gari in Kano State has risen to five.   Commissioner of Information, Mal Muhammad Garba, who disclosed this while giving an update on the incident said their corpses have so far been recovered from the scene.   He noted that the […]

Breaking: Many Feared Dead As Explosion Rocks Sabon Gari Area Of Kano

An explosion has occurred on Aba Road, Sabon Gari area of Kano, leaving several people injured with many feared dead.   Details of the blast are still sketchy but images from the scene reveal that it affected at least one building and left several injured including school children.   The visuals also confirm that the […]

One Killed, Eight-Year-Old Boy Kidnapped By Gunmen In Jigawa

Unknown gunmen have killed a 45-year-old man Gambo Alhassan Maigini and kidnaped an eight-year-old boy, Khalifa Alhaji T Daguri, in Tarabu village, Kirikasamma Local Government Area of Jigawa State.   A family source said the gunmen broke into the house of Daguro on Sunday at about 11:30am and abducted his 36-year-old wife and his eight […]

Leah Sharibu: Symbol Of Faith And Courage

Leah Sharibu easily qualifies as one of the most famous girls in the world, not by choice but happenstance. In short, she’s a child of circumstance. She became famous as a result of her decision to hold on to her Christian faith. Thus her fame is not borne out of notoriety but passionate commitment to […]

Six Killed As Security Operatives Foil Attack On Palace In Imo

Six hoodlums suspected to be members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) have been killed in Imo State, following their attempt to unleash terror at the palace of the state’s Chairman Council of Traditional Rulers, His Royal Highness Eze Dr E. C Okeke.   Police spokesman, CSP Michael Abattam, in a statement on […]