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3 Policemen On Trial In Lagos For Beating Up 8-month Pregnant Woman

Three policemen who assaulted an eight-month-old pregnant woman in Lagos State are currently undergoing orderly room trial, the Lagos State Police Command said on Saturday. The command’s spokesman, DSP Kenneth Nwosu, who made the disclosure to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), said they were arrested on Tuesday after a[Read More…]

To Curtail The Spate Of Killings, Plateau Declares Curfew In Two Councils

The Plateau State government Wednesday declared a dust to dawn curfew in Barkin Ladi and Riyom Local government councils of the state to curtail the spate of killings in the councils in the last one month. The State government in a statement signed by the Secretary to State Government, SSG,[Read More…]

(Graphic Images) ‘Hell Has No Fury Than A Woman Scorned’ Lady CHOPS Off Lover’s Organ After Rape Attempt

By Chris Nomjov The saying ‘hell has no fury, than a woman scorned’ fits perfectly in this story. Kindly read the mail of the story, as culled from Linda Ikeji’s Blog. “Here are pics of an incident that happened in my area last two Saturdays. A guy went to his[Read More…]

Twin Bomb Explosion Rocks Potiskum

The Police in Yobe State, on Monday confirmed the death of nine persons in twin bomb explosions which rocked Potiskum, the commercial nerve center of the State. Mr Toyin Gbadegeshin, the Police Public Relations Officer, in Yobe, confirmed the explosions to the News Agency of Nigeria in Potiskum. Gbadegeshin said[Read More…]

Sporadic Gunshots As Boko Haram Attacks Yobe Town

Babban Gida town, the headquarters of Tarmowa Local government area of Yobe state was in the early hours of Sunday attacked by suspected Boko Haram militants. Resident said gunshots were heard and smokes going up in the sky. Chairman, Tarmowa Local government area, Alhaji Samaila Mai Adamu confirmed the attack,[Read More…]

Bauchi Man On Solidarity Trek To Honour Buhari, Has Been Declared Missing On Transit

The police in Bauchi on Thursday declared missing, a middle-aged man who left on foot to Abuja, to attend the swearing-in ceremony of President Muhammadu Buhari. According to a statement from DSP Haruna Mohammed, Bauchi Police Command’s spokesperson, Nurudeen Maimako, a resident of Dass town in Bauchi state, left his[Read More…]

According To NEMA, 32 Persons Have Been Confirmed Dead In Yola Bombing

The National Emergency Management Agency ( NEMA) said 32 persons were killed in the Thursday night explosion near Jimeta Mordern market, Yola. Confirming the figure to NAN on Friday in Yola, the NEMA Coordinator in the state, Alhaji Sa’ad Bello ,said 53 others were injured during the blast. Bello said[Read More…]

Another Bomb Blast In Borno Leaves 7 Dead

By Chris Nomjov A total of seven people have been killed and eight others injured, as yet another explosion occurred in Maiduguri, Borno State capital, Wednesday night. This attack is the fifth by Boko Haram insurgents and second this week, since President Muhammadu Buhari assumed office on May 29, 2015.[Read More…]

President Buhari Sets To SACK Service Chiefs, Retains Police IG Solomon Arase

President Muhammadu Buhari is set to sack service chiefs any time from now, New Telegraph learnt at the weekend. However, the shake-up in the top hierarchy of the military will not affect the police as the president is said to be disposed to retaining Mr. Solomon Arase who was appointed[Read More…]