May 25, 2024

May 25, 2024

9 Ghanaians Charged By NDLEA With Drug Trafficking

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on Friday filed a two-count charge of drug trafficking against nine Ghanaians in a Federal High Court in Lagos.   The charge is against Victor Wuddah, 30; Freeman Gazul, 25; Joseph Adotete, 31; Moses Scottie, 52; Christian Tettie, 27; Stephen Scottie, 26; Kabu Okonipa, 25; Daniel Toyekpti, 35; […]

Okada Was Never In Lagos Transportation Plan, Says Commissioner For Information

The Lagos State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso, has stressed that commercial motorcycles, popularly known as okada, are not in the transportation masterplan of the state.   Omotoso said this today during the crushing of seized motorcycles by the state at Alausa, Lagos.   He said, “Okada is not in the transportation plan […]

Three Suspects Nabbed By Police For Dealing In Illicit Drugs In Delta

Crack Surveillance Operatives have arrested three suspects over alleged possession and dealing of illicit drugs in Ofagbe Community, Isoko North Local Government Area of Delta State.   The suspects include Alex Johnholt ‘m’ age 32yrs, Abe Ujiro ‘f’ age 25yrs and Omoro Joy ‘f’ age 26yrs.   They were arrested during a raid of a […]

Kwara Police Command Arrest Officer For Slapping Two Civilians In Ilorin

  The Kwara State Command of the Nigeria Police Force has arrested one of its personnel for assaulting two residents in Ilorin, the state capital.   Naija News understands that a video had gone viral on social media earlier showing a police officer manhandling two brothers for a crime not known.   The identities of […]

2023: INEC Launches Regulations, Guidelines For General Elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has launched the regulations and guidelines for the conduct of general elections in the country.   INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, announced this on Friday during a meet of the Inter-Agency Consultative Committee on Election Security (ICCES) at the commission’s headquarters in Abuja.   “With the coming into force […]

I Started Robbery After I Was Chased Out Of A Mosque – Suspect Confesses

The Ondo State Command of the Nigeria Police Force on Thursday paraded five robbery suspects at the force headquarters in Akure, the state capital.   One of the suspects whose identity is revealed as Mohammed Sule was apprehended while attempting to rob a house alone in Akure.   Confessing his crimes, Sule told the police […]

Why Fulani Pastoralists Took To Arm Struggle, Miyetti Allah Opens Up

National President, Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, Alhaji Bello Bodejo, has claimed that years of deprivation, injustice and neglect, forced some aggrieved Fulani pastoralists into arm struggle with the government and local communities.   He alleged that Fulani pastoralists have been treated badly over the years in Nigeria, and in spite of several complaints and calls […]

Breaking: High Court To Decide Abba Kyari’s Fate August 29

Justice Inyang Eden Ekwo of the Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed August 29 for judgment in a suit seeking to extradite a suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police, DCP, Abba Kyari to the United States of America for trial in alleged internet fraud.   The judge fixed the date on Friday after taking arguments […]

One Feared Dead As Another Explosion Rocks Kogi Community

    After recording three explosions in recent times, the peace of Kogi State was again violated on Thursday night, when another explosion occurred in Okengwe, Okene Local Government Area. One person was killed and many others were injured by the explosion which reportedly occurred at about 6pm. The victims were part of the crowd […]

One Dead As Rival Cult Groups Clash In Delta

One person has been reportedly shot dead as rival cult groups clashed on Thursday night in Sapele, Delta State.   Details of the clash is not clear as of the time of this report.     The indigenes and residents are now living in fear following the incessant killings by cult groups in the town. […]