Sunday, 28 February, 2021

Category: Crime


The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has seized 46.8  kilograms of suspected Tramadol capsules worth N50 million in Mubi, Mubi North Local Government area of Adamawa. The NDLEA Commander in the state, Mr Idris Bello, made the disclosure in an interview with Read more…


….as Sanwo-Olu confirms completion of maintenance, rehabilitation work Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Saturday confirmed the successful completion of the maintenance and rehabilitation of Third Mainland Bridge. Sanwo-Olu through his official twitter handle on Saturday said, “Dear Lagosians, Read more…


UNICEF Nigeria Representative, Peter Hawkins has expressed relieve on the release of the schoolboys in Kagara, Niger State describing the development as a positive outcome.  In a release made available to news men in Bauchi on Saturday, Peter Hawkins stated Read more…


Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, on Friday, condemned the attempt by operatives of the Nigeria Police Force and the men of the Department of State Services to arrest Yoruba rights activist, Sunday Adeyemo, better known as Sunday Igboho. In an exclusive Read more…


Ebonyi State police command has rescued three kids kidnapped by a woman and her husband from their village in Ikwo and Izzi Local Government Area of the state. Luck ran out of the kidnappers at Nkaliki Road, Abakaliki metropolis when Read more…


• You must act fast, Sultan warns • Northern govs, elders resolve to tackle almajiri, bickering President Muhammadu Buhari has insisted that Nigeria’s security challenges would be tackled militarily, just as the Arewa Elders, under the umbrella of the Northern Elders Read more…


Police in Nigeria’s Zamfara State have said that 317 schoolgirls were abducted in an armed raid on Friday morning, just one week after 42 people were kidnapped from a boys’ school in neighboring Niger State last week. “The Zamfara State Read more…


The Biden administration on Friday afternoon released an intelligence report that concludes Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman approved an operation to capture or kill Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi inside his country’s consulate in Istanbul on Oct. 2, 2018. Read more…


The northern Elders Forum has lamented was they described as the “Dangerous Situation” in the North. One of the vibrant member of the Forum Dr Hakeem Ahmed, while speaking to newsmen at the venue of the northern governors meeting in Read more…


There was a mild drama today before the independent investigative panel on human rights violations by the defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) and other police units when some relatives of a victim of an alleged extrajudicial killing by police operatives Read more…


A former Director of the Department of State Services, Mike Ejiofor, says it is risky for the 27 students and 15 workers of Government Science College, Kagara, Niger State, to stay long in captivity. “The earlier they (abductees) are released, Read more…


Amid a slow vaccine rollout in the European Union, several of the bloc’s member states say they were contacted by middlemen who offered to sell them some 900 million doses of Covid-19 jabs, EU anti-fraud agency OLAF has revealed. The “alleged Read more…