February 25, 2024

February 25, 2024

‘Terrorists In Helicopter’ Kill 32, Shell Houses, Church In Southern Kaduna

Inhabitants of Adara community in the southern part of Kaduna State have said that about 32 persons lost their lives in an alleged helicopter-aided attack by terrorists, who razed houses, including Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA) in the area.   Adara leaders said more bodies were discovered in bushes around the villages attacked by terrorists […]

BREAKING: FG Fingers ISWAP As Culprits In Owo Church Massacre

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The National security Council has blamed the Islamic State, West African Province (ISWAP) is responsible for the attack on St. Francis Catholic Church, Owo, that led to the death of about 38 persons on June 5.   The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, said this on Thursday while briefing State House Correspondents after the National […]

Ebonyi Govt House Photographer Abducted By Gunmen

Unknown gunmen on Wednesday abducted Ebonyi Government House Cameraman, Mr Uchenna Nwube. He was abducted by suspected kidnappers on Okigwe-Aba-Enugu Expressway on Wednesday. Nwube, who was allowed access to his phone by the kidnappers, told newsmen that he was kidnapped on Wednesday at about 7 p.m and his abductors are asking for N50 million. “I […]

Tension In Jakande Isolo As Residents Burn Okadas After Fatal Accident

There is tension around the Jakande Estate at Isolo, Isheri Road, and environs in Lagos.   On Thursday, a motorcycle (okada) rider hit a passerby who died within some minutes.   In a swift reaction, residents trooped out in anger and attacked bikes plying the routes.   The protesters set a number of them on […]

152 Police Officers Promoted To New Ranks In Zamfara

The Zamfara State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Ayuba Elkana has decorated 152 officers newly promoted to different ranks in the State.   The Commissioner explained that the promotion was released by the Inspector General of Police, Mr. Usman Alkali Baba, in collaboration with the Police Service Commission.   Addressing the newly promoted Police officers, the […]

2023 : Traders Shut down Alaba Market, Embark on PVC Mobilization

The President-General of Alaba international Market Electronics Lagos Evangelist Paulinus Ugochukwu has charged the people to ensure that they obtain their Permanent Voter card to enable them take active part in elections.   Addressing the traders in the Market, Evangelist Ugochukwu said that due to the importance attached to the permanent Voter card Alaba international […]

Four Killed As Gunmen Attack Ondo State

At least four persons have been killed during an attack by gunmen operating on motorcycles in Ondo State.   It was gathered that the shooting and killing occurred around Sabo and Igba area of Ondo town and claimed the lives of tea sellers, a commercial driver and roadside traders.   A source who spoke on […]

Gunmen Kill 2 Vigilantes, Abduct Private Security Guard

Gunmen have killed two local hunters serving as community guards in Adamawa State capital, Yola.   The gunmen also abducted a private security guard in the course of their operation.   It was gathered Wednesday evening that the incident took place in the early hours of Wednesday along Barracks Road, Jimeta, Yola.   Barracks Road […]

Lagos Police Speak On Viral WhatsApp Message On ‘Planned’ Fulani Attack

The Lagos State Police Command has debunked the alleged viral WhatsApp voice-note claiming Fulanis have invaded Badagry in Lagos.   This was contained in a statement issued by the Command’s spokesperson, SP Benjamin Hundeyin, on Wednesday in Lagos.   Reports had earlier emerged that Fulanis have camped in Muhammadu Buhari Estate, Agemowo, Badagry.   The […]