Kidnapping: Police launch manhunt for pastor in Delta

From Osakhare Erese Asaba The Delta state Police Command said it has launched full scale manhunt for a pastor, and General overseer, Kennedy Ogbedo of a new generation church in Asaba for his alleged involvement in serial kidnappings in the state. DSP, Andrew Aniamaka,the police spokesman in the state who disclosed this to our reporter in Asaba on Sunday, More...

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By Peoples Daily On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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Curfew imposed on Abuja community remains – FCTA

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) on Sunday said the 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. curfew imposed on Bwari town in the territory, will remain until further notice. According to a statement signed by the Special More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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One killed, 29 arrested in Nasarawa cult clashes

No fewer than 29 people have been arrested over the killing of a man at Masaka in the Karu Local Government Area of Nasarawa State, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The dead man, whose name was given simply More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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LASTMA loses 10 to public attacks

The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) has dismissed 24 of its personnel in the past two years over misconduct. The authority has also lost about 10 personnel, while some others suffered injuries More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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Sallah: Two hospitalised as hoodlums fight in Dutse

The police in Jigawa say two persons, a suspect and a victim, are receiving treatment after hoodlums fought in Dutse Local Government Area of the state. The police spokesperson, Abdu Jinjiri, confirmed this to the More...

By new On Friday, June 15th, 2018
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Police arrest suspected member of Peace Corps with pistol

The police in Bayelsa State on Thursday confirmed the arrest of a 33-year-old suspected member of the Peace Corps of Nigeria for alleged illegal possession of a pistol. Police spokesperson in the state, Asinim Butswat, More...

By new On Friday, June 15th, 2018
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Lagos: 6 men docked over Alaba Int’l market violence

Six men armed with dangerous weapons, charged with causing breach of peace at Alaba International Market, on Thursday appeared before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos. The accused are Nzimorah Ifeanyi, More...

By new On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
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Zamfara govt. destroys 5,870 illegal fire arms

From Ibrahim SidiMuh’d Gusau The Zamfara state government in collaboration with the federal government’s Presidential Committee on Small Firearms and Light Weapons, ECOWAS and European Union as well, has destroyed More...

By new On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
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Police disperse Shi’ite protesters in Abuja

Some Arrested Shi’ah members, Police Van Damage and Senior Crime Officer, Mr. Linus Ogar who was beat to a coma, during the clash with the police, at the Federal Secretariat, yesterday in Abuja. Photo: Mahmud More...

By new On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
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Corruption: Attorney General takes over prosecution of 5 National Theatre directors

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday fixed June 13 for the arraignment of five directors of the National Theatre for allegedly receiving N500,000 each from a government contractor. The accused include a former More...