Kidnappers free five victims in Delta

FIVE Kidnapped Victims have been reportedly   freed in Delta State after payment of ransom.   National Light gathered that the victims...

Woman stabs man to death

STELLA Olowofoyekun, was on Friday, remanded in a correctional centre by a Yaba Chief Magistrates' Court in Lagos, for allegedly stabbing her neighbour to...

Man kills wife over domestic disagreement

THE Ogun State Police Command has arrested a 40 year old man, Bamidele Olanrewaju, for allegedly beating his wife, Adenike Olanrewaju to death over...

Killers of Anambra business man in Lagos, arrested

DETECTIVES attached to Zone 2 Police Command have found the corpse suspected to be that of the late Anambra businessman, Ignatius Odunukwe, who was...

In Ebonyi, man jailed 18-months for beating mother

A 37-YEAR-OLD MAN, Obinna Nwankwo, has been sentenced to 18 months in jail without option of fine by an Abakaliki Magistrate Court, Ebonyi State...

Extortion at border post: Army deny Borno Gov’s claim

THE Nigerian Army on Tuesday, warned that the recent outburst by the Borno State Governor, Babagana Zulum, over alleged extortion of commuters and other...

Enugu: Many injured as police, army clash

HELL was let loose as soldiers and police clash over alleged slapping of an army officer by a policeman at Abakpa-Nike, Enugu, Enugu State. Trouble...

Woman trafficker arrested in Enugu

THE Nigeria Army has arrested a suspected woman child trafficker in Enugu State, rescuing nine children in the process. The suspect specialises in moving children...

Ezeuzu Awka alerts of rise in cultism

IGWE Gibson Nwosu, Ezeuzu Awka, has called on Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano to come to the rescue of the indigenes of...

In Ebonyi: Woman to die by hanging for killing co-wife, seven children

A WOMAN, Mrs Agnes Nwefuru, who hails from Ogboji community in Ishielu Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, was on Monday,  sentenced to death...

Bank’s ATM hijacked by juju priest

LAST week,  news of an ATM hijacked by a juju priest went viral. The machine, belonging to the Awka branch of a major bank...

Avoid sporadic shooting – Anambra Police caution officers

THE Anambra State Police Command has cautioned orderlies attached to VIPs to avoid sporadic shootings in the name of celebrating Christmas. The command said it...

Unknown gunmen reportedly kill four persons in Kaduna

FOUR people have been allegedly shot dead and four others critically injured in an attack by unknown gunmen at a football field at Zunurug...

EFCC arraigns ex-Makurdi varsity VC for fraud

...Nabs seven internet fraudsters in Calabar THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Makurdi zonal office have arraigned a former Vice-Chancellor of University of Agriculture,...

Man gets 2-yr-jail term for tampering with EEDC property

A TWENTY-EIGHT year old man, identified as Christopher Achi, has been sentenced to two years imprisonment by Justice Choebe Ayua at the Federal High...

Police nab pedophile pastor

... 65-yr-old man in soup for raping 11-yr-old girl POLICE in Anambra State, yesterday evening, paraded a 35-year-old for allegedly raping  a minor whose identity...

Citizen decries growing mischief as police nab Fr. Mbaka’s impersonators

SOCIAL crusader and leader, 'Better Society Initiative', Magnus Uche has berated societal leaders for the growing perfidy and lack of moral depth amongst supposed...

Farmer kills business partner over money

AN Enugu-based farmer, Sampson Nwaobasi, has been  arrested over alleged killing of his business partner, Mr Friday Ani. A statement released by Enugu State Police...

Imo CP frustrates our job – Assets Recovery C’ttee

SENIOR Special Assistant to Imo State Governor and chairman, Assets Recovery Committee, Jasper Ndubuaku, has raised alarm over the frustration his committee has suffered...

One dead, seven others injured as police and hoodlums clash at Onitsha

THE Anambra Police Command has confirmed the death of one person while seven others sustained injuries when hoodlums tried to prevent its operatives from...

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FG recoups N416b from companies’ income tax in Q3

FEDERAL government's revenue from Company Income Tax (CIT) rose slightly to N416.01 billion as of the end of the third quartre of...

66% of rural Nigerian children illiterate – FG

FEDERAL government yesterday, disclosed that 66 per cent of Nigerian children in rural areas could neither read nor write.

Senate seeks extra N9b for Nigeria railway

THE Senate yesterday, demanded additional N9 billion for Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC) in 2021 budget.   Chairman of Senate...

APGA names Obiano as Ojukwu’s successor

ALL Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) yesterday, nominated Gov. Willie Obiano to be the late Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu's successor.

Obiano tasks church leaders on COVID -19 protocols

... Condoles Ekwegbalu, Adinike families ANAMBRA State Governor, Willie Obiano has called on church leaders and managers of...

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