23-year-old beheads friend in Ondo Indian hemp farm

A 23-year-old man has been arrested by men of the Nigeria Police for allegedly killing and beheading his friend during a brawl at an Indian hemp farm in Ondo State. The suspect, Benedict Owalum who was paraded alongside other criminals, confessed to the crime at the headquarters of the Ondo State Police Command in Akure,... Continue Reading →

Truck crushes man in Onitsha

A MIDDLE-AGED man was on Sunday crushed by a truck on the Owerri road in Onitsha, Anambra State. The deceased was reportedly crossing the busy expressway when he was knocked down by the truck driver who drove against traffic. Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Andrew Kumapayi confirmed the incident. He said... Continue Reading →

#ENDSARS Panel: Mechanic narrates how police burnt their house, flee with two friends

An auto mechanic identified as Emeka Obasi Kama has narrated to the Abia Panel on Police Brutality of how his friends, Uchechi Agwu Kalu and Ndubuisi got missing after their encounter with some police officers from the Anti-Kidnapping Squad in Aba. Speaking at the sitting of the Panel led by retired Justice Sunday Imo, Emeka... Continue Reading →

Widow of LASTMA officer to panel: I want scholarship for my children”

Silifat, wife of a Lagos State Traffic Management (LASTMA) officer, Rotimi Adeyemo, killed by policemen at Iyana Ipaja two years ago has asked the Lagos Judicial Panel of Inquiry investigating allegations of rights abuses against the police to help secure scholarship for her three children up to university level. Mrs. Adeyemo told the panel her... Continue Reading →

EndSARS: Resign, burn your uniforms – Nnamdi Kanu warns police officers, army

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has warned the rank and file of the Nigeria Police and the army not to return to their duty post again. Recall that a former Inspector General of Police, IGP Tafa Balogun, had appealed to men of the Nigeria Police Force, to return to duty,... Continue Reading →

#EndSARS: Sanwo-Olu right to invite military, General tells panel

The Commander of 81 Military Intelligence Brigade, Victoria Island, Lagos, Brig. Gen. Ahmed Taiwo, said on Saturday, that the #EndSARS protest plunged Lagos State into anarchy. Taiwo said against the background of burning of police stations and looting of arms and ammunition; the killing of policemen, blockage of roads and extortion of money from innocent... Continue Reading →

Mob torches station as Inspector rapes 13-year-old in Benue

A Mobile Police Inspector simply identified as John has been detained at Ugba Police Station for raping a 13-year-old student in Ayilamo, Tombo ward, Logo local Government area in Benue. The incident happened on Thursday in Ayilamo. A community leader, Hon Wuam Hilega, said, "around 5pm on Thursday, five female students of Tombo Community secondly... Continue Reading →

Robbers Attack Bullion Van in Lagos, Cart away Money

A bullion van belonging to a new generation bank in Lagos was on Thursday evening hijacked by daredevil armed robbers and the huge sum of money in it carted away. The robbers were said to have trailed the bullion van from the cash collection point at a mall until it got to a lonely road... Continue Reading →

Youths burn market over strange deaths

IRATE youths of Ute-Okpu, Ika North East Local Government Area of Delta State, on Tuesday took to the streets to protest rising deaths of youths in the area. It was learnt the youths got angry after four of them died. The protesters reportedly burnt the market, but were unable to raze the monarch’s palace as... Continue Reading →

BREAKING: OPC raises the alarm as herdsmen ‘invade’ Ibadan community

Residents of the Maje, Soka area of Ibadan, the Oyo State capital are in panic following the alleged invasion of the area by about 300 suspected herdsmen. The Coordinator of the Oodua Peoples Congress in Oyo State, Mr Rotimi Olumo, who told our correspondent that residents of the area alerted him, said he went to... Continue Reading →

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