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BREAKING: Policemen, naval officer, others nabbed for kidnapping, robbery

BREAKING: Policemen, naval officer, others nabbed for kidnapping, robbery

Two serving policemen and a naval rating have been arrested by the Kogi State Police Command for alleged kidnapping and armed robbery.   Parading the suspects on Monday at the police command headquarters in Lokoja, the Commissioner of Police (CP), Mr. Ali Janga, said the two policemen; Corporals Isiaka Suleman and Ibrahim James have already

BREAKING: Again, Army invades our home, Kanu’s family cries out

Three weeks after a detachment of soldiers from the Nigeria Army invaded the Afaraukwu, Umuahia Country home of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra Nnamdi Kanu, his family raised the alarm on Sunday that soldier invaded the compound again. Kanu’ younger brother,  Emmanuel Kanu, in a telephone chat with The PUNCH,alleged that the soldiers invaded their

Yuletide: FCT Police Command deploys uniform, plain-clothe personnel

The Federal Capital Territory, FCT Police Command said it has deployed uniform and plain-clothe personnel across the nation’s capital city and environs to provide security for residents ahead of the coming Yuletide. This was even as it alerted members of the public “on the need to be security conscious in these ember months as we

Enugu man allegedly beaten to death for stealing one tuber of yam

The Enugu State Police Command has commenced an investigation into the alleged killing of a man for stealing a tuber of yam in Amorji Nike community of Abakpa axis in Enugu.   The command’s spokesman, SP Ebere Amaraizu, said in a statement in Enugu on Saturday that the incident happened on Oct. 4.   Amaraizu

Xenophobic Attack: Another Nigerian Murdered in South Africa

A Nigerian, Jelili Omoyele, 35-year-old cellular phone technician, was allegedly shot dead in Johannesburg on Saturday, the Nigeria Union, South Africa, has said. Its President, Mr Adetola Olubajo, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on telephone from Johannesburg that Omoyele, a.k.a Ja Rule and native of Ibadan, Oyo State, was killed at a parking

Breaking: Jail break in Enugu

Two hardened criminals have reportedly escaped from Enugu maximum prison. The Public Relations Officer of the prison. Mr. Monday Emeka, however, refused to reply inquiries made to him. Emeka picked Vanguard’s call in first instance and refused to make any speech but failed to pick subsequent calls nor replied text message sent to him. A