May 25, 2024

May 25, 2024

Just In: Kidnapped Methodist Prelate, Two Others Regain Freedom

The Prelate of the Methodist Church Nigeria, His Eminence, Samuel Kanu, who was kidnapped on Sunday, has been released.   It will be recalled that the prelate was kidnapped along Enugu-Port Harcourt Expressway, in Umunneochi Local Government Area of Abia State.   He was kidnapped alongside Dennis Mark, the Methodist Bishop of Owerri and the […]

Bandits Attack Kuje, Kidnap One

Armed bandits abducted one person in an early morning attack on Zone A, Anguwan Gade Extension of Kuje Abuja.   It was gathered that an 18-year-old foster son of the proprietor of the Supreme Kids Academy, Vctor Egbon was kidnapped in the raid that struck fear and apprehension into the residents.   His father, Abdulsalam […]

‘Save Our Souls’, Abducted Abuja-Kaduna Passengers Cry Out To FG

Another video of Kaduna-Abuja train victims in captivity emerged on Monday, with eight of the victims appealing to the Federal Government to listen to the bandits’ demands, with a view to rescue them.   The eight victims consisted of five men and three women guarded by armed masked terrorists.   The terrorist was heard saying; […]

Police Arrest 10-Year-Old Boy For Threatening Mass Shooting In Florida

The U.S. police arrested the juvenile suspect, a student at Patriot Elementary School in Cape Coral, Floridaand charged with making a written threat to conduct a mass shooting.   His identity can’t be revealed due to his age.   After he allegedly sent the threatening text, the School Threat Enforcement Team was immediately notified and […]

Police Nab First Bank Employee For Stealing Customer’s N303,000

Prosecution counsel Aminu Isaac told the court that the defendant committed the offence on January 21 at about 12:17 p.m. at the First Bank branch, Omitoro area along Ijede Road in Ikorodu.   Mr Isaac said the defendant stole an automated teller machine (ATM) card belonging to Abidemi Agbaje and withdrew N303,000 without her consent. […]

Again, Explosion Rocks Kogi Community

…As Police Confirm No Casualty   The ancient town of Kabba in the Kogi West Senatorial District has been rocked by another explosion – also at a beer parlour.   This is the second explosion in that community in one month.   The explosion was said to have occurred Sunday night at a bear parlour […]

Gunmen Invade Police Checkpoint, Kill One Officer In Anambra

…Attack Another Broadcasting Station   One police officer was, on Sunday, killed when gunmen attacked a police checkpoint in Ogidi, Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra, Nigeria’s South-east.   The police spokesperson in the state, Tochukwu Ikenga confirmed the incident on Monday morning.   He said the incident happened around 12: 50 p.m.   […]

I Killed To Become Number 1 In Hierarchy – Cult Leader Confesses

The Kwara state police command last week paraded one Olagunju Abdulfatai Tijani a leader of one cult group known as Eiye Confraternity who confessed to killing at least three members of a rival group in his bid to become number one in Ilorin zone. UMAR BAYO ABDULWAHAB chronicles the major breakthrough recorded by the command […]

Four Killed As Two Rival Cult Groups Clash In Lagos

There is tension in the Ebute Metta area of Lagos State after rival cults clashed in a supremacy battle that has lasted for three days.   It was learnt that the hoodlums looted shops and dispossessed residents of their valuables during the incident.   It was gathered that the fight was between the Kogbagidi Boys […]