Police arrest 4 suspected kidnappers, recover arms in Zamfara

The Zamfara police command on Saturday said it has arrested four suspected kidnappers and recovered 16 locally made guns and five cutlasses in Gusau and Shinkafi Local Government Areas of

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Gunmen kill 2, injure others in Zamfara market attack-Police

The Police command in Zamfara on Friday confirmed the killing of two persons following an unknown gunmen attack on a market in Karakai village in the Bungudu Local Government Area

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Police arrest 19-year-old tailor over murder of sister

The police in Borno have arrested a 19-year-old tailor, Abba Umaru, over the murder of his 35-year-old pregnant sister, Ya’Amsa Umaru. The state’s Commissioner of Police, Mr Damian Chukwu, made

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I received N30, 000 for abducting Chibok school girls – Suspect

A suspected Boko Haram insurgents’ commander, Mayinta Modu, said he received N30, 000 as payment for coordinating and participatiing in the abduction of Chibok schoolsgirls. Modu said this in an

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Osun Group asks Senator Adeleke to speak on alleged certificates scandal

Two days to the primary election of the Osun State Chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), a social political group in the state, Renewal Youth Movement (RYM) has challenged one

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2 men jailed 2 years each for theft

An Upper Area Court, sitting in Kasuwan Nama in Jos, on Thursday sentenced Aminu Abubakar and Bashir Mohammed to two years imprisonment each for theft. Abubakar,19, and Mohammed, 22, a

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Ebonyi/Cross River crisis: FG committed to end killings -Dambazau

By Godwin Okeh, ABAKALIKI –         The Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau has restated the commitment of the federal government to end the wanton killings and destruction

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3 men charged with smoking hemp at public bar, get N150, 000 bail

Three men — Chinonso Izueke,  Oyam Raphael and Omokpia Ogbemudia — on Monday appeared  before a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State over alleged possession of six wraps of

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Police arrest son for allegedly killing his father

MINNA – Niger Police Command has arrested one Abubakar Turuwa of Pissa village of Borgu Local Government Area for allegedly killing his father, Turuwa Ibrahim, over sharing of cattle. Commissioner

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Court remands teenager allegedly involved in homosexual act in prison

A Sokoto State Chief Magistrates’ Court has ordered that an 18-year-old man,   Mohammed Bello, charged with committing homosexual act, be remanded in prison. The Chief Magistrate, Abubakar Adamu, gave the

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