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Garba Shehu, Reno Omokri Exchange Words Over Insecurity

Presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu and former presidential media assistant, Reno Omokri, exchanged words over the insecurity ravaging the country. Reports has it that the duo engaged in social media exchange of words over claims by Shehu that President Muhammadu Buhari deserves credit for his efforts to tackle insecurity in the country. He made this known at the weekend while presenting a paper, entitled: “Fake news: Challenges of information management,” at […]

todayNovember 29, 2021 5

News

NUT condemns kidnap of Abuja school vice principal

The National Union of Teachers has frowned at the abduction of the vice principal of the Junior Secondary School, Yebu, in the Kwali Area Council of Abuja. In a statement released to newsmen yesterday, the National Secretary General of the National Union of Teachers, Dr Mike Ene, condemned the attack and called on the government to work on the release of Nuhu. Ene said, “We condemn this attack and it […]

todayNovember 5, 2021 3

News

UN frowns at ‘extreme brutality’ in Ethiopia Tigray war

The UN rights chief on Wednesday condemned the “extreme brutality” of the year-long war in Ethiopia’s Tigray region, stating that a recent state of emergency would fuel the situation. While speaking in Geneva, Michelle Bachelet expressed the need to bring to justice perpetrators of a vast array of rights abuses, including horrific killings and the gang rape of mothers in front of their children. “Civilians in Tigray have been subjected […]

todayNovember 3, 2021 1

Crime

Lagos artiste killed by Air Force Officials in BRT, offer family N200,000.

Ifeanyi Kalu, a Lagos state artiste, has been in serious agony after an official of the Nigerian Air Force, accused of driving on the Bus Rapid Transit lane in Lagos State, crushed him. Report gathered has it that Ifeanyi was on his way to work in the Ilupeju area of the state when the incident happened. His remains were said to have been deposited in a mortuary at the Nigerian […]

todayOctober 28, 2021 3

Crime

Abductors kidnap eight residents preparing for burial, demand N50m in Ekiti.

Some kidnappers struck again in the Ikole Local Government Area of Ekiti State on Tuesday night kidnapping no fewer than eight residents at Itapaji Ekiti. The abductors were said to have contacted the family of the victims on Wednesday morning, according to sources, and demanded N50 million ransom. On Wednesday information gathered has it that the gunmen, at about 9.30pm, invaded a house where the houseowner was preparing for the […]

todayOctober 28, 2021 3

News

Herdsman In Ekiti Sentenced To Life imprisonment For Grazing , Shooting Owner

An High Court sitting in Ado Ekiti on Tuesday sentenced a 32-year-old herder, Muhammadu Abubakar, to life imprisonment for attempted murder and possession of gun. Abubakar was tried and found guilty on two counts of attempted murder and unlawful possession of firearms. The charge read in part, “On April 9, 2019, at Aba Cotonou, Omu Ekiti, in the Oye Local Government Area of Ekiti State, the defendant did attempt to […]

todayOctober 27, 2021 4

Crime

Ogun state: Gunmen demand N6m for three abducted Church members.

Bandits attacked a Cherubim and Seraphim Church, along Railway Station, Obada-Oko, in the Ewekoro Local Government Area of Ogun State, as some worshippers just finished a vigil on 23rd of October  and preparing to go home. A source said the victims had just finished a vigil when the incident happened. After they have been captured, some hours later, they demanded N6m as ransom for the victims, identified as Ifeoluwa Alani-Bello, […]

todayOctober 25, 2021 2

Crime

Man stabs cousin to death during fight in Rivers

A man, known as Gabriel, has stabbed his cousin, Kopapa Neete, to death during a fight in Duburo community, in the Khana Local Government Area of Rivers State. Sdb live understand that the suspect stabbed the victim, who was in his early 40’s, to death during an argument bordering on family issues. The suspect was said to have fled the community after committing the crime. The Chairman, Duburo Community Development […]

todayOctober 19, 2021 6

Crime

Angry Father Kills Daughter After Wife Said He Was Not Her Biological Father

Mohammed Sale, 42, have been arrested by security operatives of the Adamawa State Police Command for allegedly killing his 16-year-old daughter. Report has it that policemen arrested the man after his daughter’s corpse was discovered in the bush in the Mayo Belwa area of the state. According to the police, Mohammed lost his fatherly love and affection for Aisha after his first wife, Zulei Mohammed, informed him that the deceased […]

todayOctober 18, 2021 6

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