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Mob vandalises Akwa Ibom alleged Serial Rapist’s House, ‘arrests’ Father
Mob vandalises Akwa Ibom alleged Serial ...

Mob vandalises Akwa Ibom alleged Serial Rapist’s House, ‘arrests’ Father...

Youths from Nnung Ikono Obio in the Oruan Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State, on Tuesday, stormed the family house of Uduak Akpan, the prime suspect in the murder of a jobseeker, Iniubong Umoren, and vandalised it. It was gathered that the youth took the action after setting ablaze the... read more »

Gunmen Kill 3 Custom Personnel in Rivers, Raid Military Checkpoint
Gunmen Kill 3 Custom Personnel in Rivers...

Gunmen Kill 3 Custom Personnel in Rivers, Raid Military Checkpoint

Unidentified gunmen have reportedly killed three officials of Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, in Isiokpo community in the Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State. Prior to killing the NCS operatives, attacked a military checkpoint within Omuaga axis of Elele-Owerre, close to the Port Harcourt... read more »

Imo Attacks: Why Assailants Overran Police – Minister
Imo Attacks: Why Assailants Overran Poli...

Imo Attacks: Why Assailants Overran Police – Minister

Mohammad Dingyadi, Minister of Police Affairs has said the Imo State Police Command was overrun by gunmen because they deployed their full arsenal and came in large numbers. The Minister disclosed this on Friday when he appeared on Channels Television’s ‘Politics Today’ programme monitored by... read more »

BREAKING: Tension As Gunshots Rock Police Area Command In Aba
BREAKING: Tension As Gunshots Rock Polic...

BREAKING: Tension As Gunshots Rock Police Area Command In Aba

There is currently tension in Aba commercial town in Abia State, over sounds of gunshots at the police area command, Daily Trust reports. Residents were going about their normal activities when suddenly security operatives started shooting sporadically. All roads around the police command have been... read more »

Again, Assailants Attack Imo Police Station, Abduct Cop, Injure 2 Others
Again, Assailants Attack Imo Police Stat...

Again, Assailants Attack Imo Police Station, Abduct Cop, Injure 2 Others

Some unknown gunmen have invaded the Mbieri Divisional Police Headquarters in the Mbaitoli Local Government Area of Imo State. The attack occurred around 1 am and the gunmen released the suspects in custody in the police facility, Punch reports. Reports also say the gunmen carted away phones... read more »

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  Imo Prison Attack: 6 Inmates Returned, 35 Refused to Escape – Prison Service Chief

  Imo Prison Attack: 6 Inmates Returned, 35 Refused to Escape – Prison Service Chief

The Nigerian Correctional Service has disclosed that six inmates returned voluntarily while 35 others declined to escape from custody after the prison in Owerri, Imo State was attacked by... read more »

Imo Attack an Act of Terrorism – Buhari

Imo Attack an Act of Terrorism – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the attack on the police command headquarters and the correctional facility in Owerri, Imo State, labelling it as an act of terrorism. He,... read more »

How Gunmen Freed Scores of Inmates at Imo Prison

How Gunmen Freed Scores of Inmates at Imo Prison

Thousands of inmates have been reportedly freed at the headquarters of the Nigerian Correctional Service, NCS, Owerri the Imo State capital by a yet to be identified gunmen in the wee hours... read more »

Prisoners Set Free as Gunmen Set Owerri Prison Ablaze (Video)

Prisoners Set Free as Gunmen Set Owerri Prison Ablaze (Video)

A yet to be identified gunmen invaded and set ablaze the correctional facility in Owerri, the Imo State capital in the early hours of Monday. The assailants stormed the prison and set free... read more »

Bandits Kidnap Many Pupils, Teachers in Kaduna Primary School

Bandits Kidnap Many Pupils, Teachers in Kaduna Primary School

Gunmen suspected to be bandits have attacked UBE Primary School, Rama in the Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna state, abducting a yet-to-be ascertained number of pupils and... read more »