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Seven Navy Operatives Abducted in Edo
Seven Navy Operatives Abducted in Edo

Seven Navy Operatives Abducted in Edo

Seven officers of the Nigerian Navy have been abducted by gunmen suspected to be kidnappers in Edo State. Reports say the officers were ambushed and abducted along Sapele-Warri road while travelling to Delta State from Kaduna State. The incident was confirmed by the State Police Public Relations... read more »

Boko Haram/ISWAP Releases Pictures of Abducted Soldiers, Yobe Protocol Officers
Boko Haram/ISWAP Releases Pictures of Ab...

Boko Haram/ISWAP Releases Pictures of Abducted Soldiers, Yobe Protocol Offi...

Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists have released pictures of the two soldiers and Yobe Liaison officer they abducted on Damaturu/Maiduguri highway on Saturday. The insurgents also released the identity cards of their abductees. In the display of the ID cards, two of the cards belong to Mai Lalle, one for... read more »

Robbery Suspects Lynched in Imo
Robbery Suspects Lynched in Imo

Robbery Suspects Lynched in Imo

Three suspected armed robbers faced jungle justice in Orlu, Imo State State at the weekend. The three men were said to have robbed traders. A mob descended on them, setting them ablaze, it was said. It was gathered that the incident happened on Saturday. Eyewitnesses said they were “beaten to... read more »

 Baptist School Students: Bandits Hold Back 87 Students After Collecting N50m Ransom
Baptist School Students: Bandits Hold Ba...

Baptist School Students: Bandits Hold Back 87 Students After Collecting N50...

Twenty-eight students out of the 121 students who were abducted from Bethel Baptist High School, Kaduna, were freed on Sunday after being held captive for 20 days. The students were abducted when their school was invaded on July 5, 2021, by bandits. The bandits released the students after... read more »

Abia Relaxes Curfew in Aba, Umuahia, Others
Abia Relaxes Curfew in Aba, Umuahia, Oth...

Abia Relaxes Curfew in Aba, Umuahia, Others

Abia State Government has announced further relaxation of the prevailing curfew in the state. In a special announcement authored by Barrister Chris Ezem, the Secretary to State Government, the state government said this was “following marked improvements in the security situation of the State and... read more »

100 Zamfara Kidnap Victims Freed Without Ransom, Says Police

100 Zamfara Kidnap Victims Freed Without Ransom, Says Police

The Zamfara police command has said bandits were not paid any ransom to free 100 children, nursing mothers, and others held hostage for 42 days. A statement issued by a spokesperson for the... read more »

 Igboho: Efforts Ongoing to Prevent his Extradition To Nigeria By Benin – Akintoye

Igboho: Efforts Ongoing to Prevent his Extradition To Nigeria By Benin – Akintoye

Renowned historian Emeritus Professor Banji Akintoye, has confirmed the arrest of Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho in Benin Republic. He stated this... read more »

Ortom, Wike, Secondus Meet in Makurdi

Ortom, Wike, Secondus Meet in Makurdi

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, and his Rivers State counterpart, Nyesom Wike, alongside the national chairman of Peoples Democratic Party, Uche Secondus, met in Makurdi on... read more »

IG Orders Tight Security Ahead Eid-el-Kabir Celebration

IG Orders Tight Security Ahead Eid-el-Kabir Celebration

Inspector General of Police (IGP) Usman Alkali Baba has directed zonal Assistant Inspectors-General of Police (AIGs) and Commissioners of Police (CPs) to put necessary security measures in... read more »

Both Christian, Muslim Schools Being Raided – Presidency Fires Back Bishop Kukah

Both Christian, Muslim Schools Being Raided – Presidency Fires Ba...

The presidency has countered Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Mathew Kukah over his recent statement while addressing the United States Congress on the state of insecurity in Nigeria. The... read more »