CRIME

Wife of Former Edo Speaker Kidnapped enroute Husband’s Burial_Ada Nkong

Reports reaching us say the wife and driver of former Edo Speaker, Late Zakawanu Garuba,have been kidnapped along the Lokoja-Abuja highway on their way to Auchi, Edo State for burial of the former Speaker when the incident occured.Kogi Commissioner of Police (CP), Ayuba Ede, confirmed he was informed of the incident around Okene.Ede told newsmen… Continue reading Wife of Former Edo Speaker Kidnapped enroute Husband’s Burial_Ada Nkong

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PoliceMan Kills Man in Ibadan _Ada Nkong

A 32-year-old man, identified as Yemi Ajayi, has been shot dead by a police officer at the Iwo Road interchange, in Ibadan the Oyo state capital. Channels Television gathered that a team of policemen stopped the car in which the late Yemi was traveling alongside his cousin. They were said to be on their way… Continue reading PoliceMan Kills Man in Ibadan _Ada Nkong

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President Buhari Suspends Ibrahim Magu_Ada Nkong

Sequel to a six-hour grilling by a presidential panel, chaired by Justice Ayo Salami, a former president of the Court of Appeak, Ibrahim Magu has been suspended as the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) by President Muhammadu Buhari. Magu is reported ti have spent the night in a police cell… Continue reading President Buhari Suspends Ibrahim Magu_Ada Nkong

CRIME · ECONOMY · POWER

EFCC investigates 5 illegal oil dealers in Uyo_Femi Ehiabhi

The Uyo Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on June 30, commenced an investigation of 5 (Five) suspected illegal petroleum dealers, alongside MT PREYOR 1, a 1,000 metric tonne capacity vessel used in bunkering illegal products, suspected to be Automotive Gas Oil (AGO). This was contained in a press statement released… Continue reading EFCC investigates 5 illegal oil dealers in Uyo_Femi Ehiabhi

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Six Year Old Raped To Death in Kaduna Mosque_Francisca Ogar

A six-year-old girl has been raped to death in a mosque by yet-to-be-identified persons in Kaduna. This came at a time the European Union/United Nations EU-UN Spotlight Initiative raised the alarm over an increasing number of various forms of gender-based violence in Cross River and Ebonyi states during the nationwide lockdown. Residents of Kurmin Mashi,… Continue reading Six Year Old Raped To Death in Kaduna Mosque_Francisca Ogar

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21 Year Old Student Killed in Oyo_Ada Nkong

The police in Oyo State have confirmed another killing of a 21-year-old student in Ibadan, the state capital. The victim, Grace Oshiagwu, was until her death a student of Ibarapa Polytechnic, Shaki area of the state. Speaking to Channels Television via the telephone on Sunday, the spokesman of the State Police Command, Olugbenga Fadeyi, said… Continue reading 21 Year Old Student Killed in Oyo_Ada Nkong

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Ogun State:Police Arrest Man For Rape of 70 Year Woman_Ada Nkong

The police have arrested a young man, Wasiu Bankole, accused of raping a 70-year-old woman in the Agbado area of Ogun State. In a statement on Thursday, the Police Public Relations Officer in Ogun, Abimbola Oyeyemi, said the 25-year-old suspect committed the crime two days ago in Ifo Local Government Area of the state. He… Continue reading Ogun State:Police Arrest Man For Rape of 70 Year Woman_Ada Nkong

CRIME · MURDER

Another murder and rape victim reported at Ibadan_Femi Ehiabhi

An 18-year-old girl, identified as Bello Barakat, has been reportedly gang-raped and murdered by unknown men in Ibadan, Oyo state capital. The year-one student of the Federal College of Animal Health and Production in Ibadan was murdered on Tuesday in Akinyele area of Ibadan, Oyo state. It was gathered that her dad found her dead… Continue reading Another murder and rape victim reported at Ibadan_Femi Ehiabhi

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Police Man Goes Beserk, Kills Sergeant Injures Others_Ada Nkong

A Policeman, Inspector Monday Gabriel, who went berserk, in Ikoyi area of Lagos, opened fire on his colleagues, killing a Sergeant in the process, while others sustained bullet wounds. Reports say the Police officer, Gabriel, attached to Squadron 21 of the Police Mobile Force, Abuja, was on Special duty at the Federal Inland Revenue Service… Continue reading Police Man Goes Beserk, Kills Sergeant Injures Others_Ada Nkong