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May 24,2017 12:57 am The Nasarawa State Police Command has confirmed the beheading of a five year-old boy by unknown assailants in Shabu Lafia LGA of the state. The headless body was dumped in an uncompleted building, according to Ken­nedy...

By Joseph Okafor on May 24th, 2017

May 23,2017 A father, 56-year-old Sunday Adimagwu, and his son, Kenneth, 21, were on Monday brought before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly raping a 12-year-old girl. The father is being tried for raping his own daughter,...

By Joseph Okafor on May 23rd, 2017

May 23, 2017 A final year student of the Department of Dramatic Arts, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Ayoola Ayorinde, has been reportedly stabbed to death by unknown persons. It was gathered that the deceased was going home with...

By Joseph Okafor on May 23rd, 2017

May 23,2017 The Benue State Police Command has confirmed the clash between Jukun and Tiv ethnic groups in Benue State. The crisis reportedly broke out when two young men of Tiv and Jukun ethnic groups clashed at Feedi Market on Monday. The...

By Joseph Okafor on May 23rd, 2017

May 23,2017 Two suspected kidnappers have been killed and one arrested by men of the Anambra State police command. The command paraded the kidnap suspect, alongside bodies of two others in Awka, Tuesday. The police said the dead criminals...

By Joseph Okafor on May 23rd, 2017

May 23,2017 A Nigerian pastor, Oluwadayomisi Epenusi has been shot dead in the United States. Police in Indianapolis, capital of Indiana have already begun a manhunt for his killers. The 66-year-old Nigerian was shot dead at the weekend,...

By Joseph Okafor on May 23rd, 2017

May 22, 2017 The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) , and the Nigerian Army have disagreed over the al­leged molestation of IPOB women who gathered for prayer in Abriba , Abia State on Friday. IPOB had accused the Army of molesting,...

By Joseph Okafor on May 22nd, 2017

April 10  – One man was shot dead and another wounded as Lagos state police evicted more than 2,000 residents from waterfront shacks and razed a slum community to the ground, eyewitnesses said on Monday. Hundreds of residents fled...

By Joseph Okafor on Apr 10th, 2017

According to source: ‘Dr. Samuel Ortom’s Fight Against Fulani Insurgents Is A Goal He Is Out To Achieve Without Fear Or Favour!You will recall that His Excellency Dr. Samuel Ortom has made a commitment with the Benue people to put...

By Joseph Okafor on Apr 5th, 2017

March 31, 2017 A one-time Councillor and father of nine, Benbede Kichen yes­terday hung himself over al­leged unexplained absence of his wife from home and economic hardship. Kichen, aged 43, popu­larly known as G.K. Bekeg­bo, hung...

By Joseph Okafor on Mar 31st, 2017