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Kidnappers Kill 3, Abduct 10 Persons In Niger State

Kidnappers Kill 3, Abduct 10 Persons In Niger State

Three people have been reportedly killed and ten others kidnapped in Niger state over the weekend . The incident happened along Kaduna-Sarkin-Pawa road in Munya Local Government Area of the state. Our correspondent gathered that the kidnappers who were dislodged from the Abuja–Kaduna road shifted area of operation to Munya area of Niger state.

Gunmen Kidnap Asaba-Based Businesswoman In Delta

Gunmen Kidnap Asaba-Based Businesswoman In Delta

A middle-aged business woman (name withheld) in Asaba was in the early hours yesterday kidnapped by unidentified gunmen. The victim was said to have been kidnapped around her house located at the Junior Staff Quarters, Asaba by heavily armed hoodlums, who shot sporadically into the air for several minutes before executing their nefarious acts. It was […]

11 Shot Dead In Plateau, As Police, Army Launch Manhunt For Killers

11 Shot Dead In Plateau, As Police, Army Launch Manhunt For Killers

No fewer than 11 persons were, Tuesday night, shot dead by gunmen along Rim in Riyom Local Government Area of Plateau State. The victims were said to be returning from a weekly village market at Makera by 7:30p.m., when they were shot dead, while four of the traders were injured. Survivors of the attack said […]

Police Arrest 200 Vigilante In Vampire Mob Killing In Malawi

Police Arrest 200 Vigilante In Vampire Mob Killing In Malawi

Police in Malawi have arrested 200 suspected members of vigilante mobs that have been killing people they believe are vampires. Nine people have been killed since mid-September in southern Malawi where there is a widespread belief in witchcraft. The violence has prompted the UN and the U.S. embassy to declare some parts of the country […]

Pandemonium As Police Gun Down Man Fleeing With Marijuana

Pandemonium As Police Gun Down Man Fleeing With Marijuana

THE Anambra State Police Command says it has gunned down a man fleeing with 15 bags of a substance suspected to be Indian hemp. Southern City News gathered that the incident, which occurred at Nkpor, Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State, caused pandemonium, during which a police patrol van and other valuables were set […]

Woman Unlawfully Arrested And Sexually Harassed By Police

Woman Unlawfully Arrested And Sexually Harassed By Police

It appears South Africans have become “resigned” to the appalling conditions of detention in police cells. “It has become normal… but it should be elevated as a matter of a constitutional right, for which remedies have to be found,” Durban High Court Judge Dhaya Pillay said in a recent judgment. The judge ruled that the […]

Police Seek Army Intervention In Wakiso Women Murders

Police Seek Army Intervention In Wakiso Women Murders

After failing to stop women murders in Wakiso District, police have sought the intervention of the army to hunt killers in Katabi Town Council in Entebbe and Nansana Municipality. A police source told Sunday Monitor that the decision to involve the army was reached during a two-day closed door meeting between the Inspector General of […]

Quick Thinking Cop Helps Deliver Baby At Police Station

Quick Thinking Cop Helps Deliver Baby At Police Station

A quick thinking police constable helped a woman in labour deliver her baby at the Mlungisi police station in the Eastern Cape on Thursday evening. Police spokesperson Captain Namhla Mdleleni said a woman had arrived at the station on Thursday night, with labour pains, and had asked the police to assist her by calling an […]

Escapee Suspected Killer Of 8yr-old Girl For Ritual Re-arrested In Jos

Escapee Suspected Killer Of 8yr-old Girl For Ritual Re-arrested In Jos

The Rivers State Police Command has announced the re-arrest of the suspected ritualist, Ifeanyi Dike, a 23-year 200 level student of the University of Port Harcourt, UNIPORT, who allegedly raped, murdered, and cut off some organs of his 8-year old niece, Victory Chikamso, last August, for ritual purposes. The state Police Public Relations Officer, DSP […]

2 Caught With Fresh Human Head In Niger

2 Caught With Fresh Human Head In Niger

Nemesis has caught up with two ritualists in Minna, Niger State, as they were caught few days after beheading an eight-year-old boy in Bakajeba village in Paikoro Local Government area of the state. They were nabbed by the Special Tactical Squad of the Inspector General of Police, Alhaji Ibrahim Idris, attached to Abuja-Minna Highway. The […]

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