Again, herdsmen set Falae’s farm ablaze

Suspected herdsmen have allegedly invaded and burnt the farm of a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Chief Olu Falae. Workers at the farm were also attacked at Ilado village in Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo state. Both the maize and citrus farms were said to have been set ablaze. Besides... Continue Reading →

Cult Clashes: More bodies seen in Benin as residents express fear

Residents of Benin City, the capital of Edo State, and environs have expressed fear over the rising cases of cult-related killings and armed robbery in different parts of the city. It was reported that an unconfirmed number of persons have been killed between Monday and Saturday following a cult clash between Eiye and Vikings cult... Continue Reading →

Falana-led Coalition Calls For Monthly Inspection Of Police Stations, Detention Facilities by Judges

The Alliance on Surviving COVID-19 And Beyond, a coalition of over 80 civil society organisations and organised labour, has advocated for monthly inspection of police stations and detention facilities by judges and chief magistrates. The group in a statement by its Chairman, Femi Falana, said that Section 34 of the Administration of Criminal Justice Act,... Continue Reading →

IGP to policemen: return to your duty posts

Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu has asked police operatives to return to their duty posts. He asked them not to leave the public space open for criminals to take charge. He insisted the #EndSARS protests later hijacked by hoodlums were caused by fake news. Adamu stated these while addressing police officers at the Edo... Continue Reading →

Rivers CP alleges IPOB members behind attacks on police facilities

The Rivers State Commissioner of Police, Joseph Mukan, has alleged that members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), were responsible for the attacks on police facilities in the state on Wednesday. The Rivers police boss stated this in a statement signed by spokesperson of the command, SP Nnamdi Omoni, adding that two Police... Continue Reading →

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