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3 Slaughtered By Herdsmen, 10 killed By Bandits In Fresh Kaduna, Benue Attacks

3 Slaughtered By Herdsmen, 10 killed By Bandits In Fresh Kaduna, Benue Attacks

No fewer than 13 persons have been killed in fresh attacks in four villages in Birnin Gwari, Kaduna State, and Ukemberagya community, Gaambe-Tiev council ward of Logo Local Government Area of Benue State. While 10 were killed by bandits in Birnin Gwari communities on Tuesday, three others were slaughtered in Benue by herdsmen, yesterday. In […]

Herbalist Caught With Wife’s Corpse In Ilorin

Herbalist Caught With Wife’s Corpse In Ilorin

Policemen on stop-and-search operations at Osere Junction around Eid Road in Ilorin, Kwara State capital, got more than they bargained for as a corpse was discovered in one of the cars flagged down. A herbal mixture seller, identified as Raji Mufutau, kept the corpse of his late wife in the vehicle he used in hawking […]

Bandits Kill 63 In Zamfara

Bandits Kill 63 In Zamfara

No fewer than 63 people were reportedly killed in two separate attacks launched by unidentified gunmen believed to be cattle rustlers on Bawar Daji village of Anka Local Government Area of Zamfara State.   THISDAY gathered that the incident occurred on Wednesday when members of the vigilante from the affected village converged to hold a […]

Woman Allegedly Drowns Inside Church’s Well, Pastor Arrested

Woman Allegedly Drowns Inside Church’s Well, Pastor Arrested

A middle-aged woman identified as Mrs. Funke Ojo was found dead inside a well at the premises of a Cherubim and Seraphim church located at Ayedun Quarters in Akure, Ondo State, on Sunday. Residents said no one could say what led to the incident.  A source who spoke to our correspondent on condition of anonymity, […]

police Nab Masterminds Of Benue Killings

police Nab Masterminds Of Benue Killings

BARELY 51 days after Fulani herdsmen invaded Guma and Logo council areas of Benue State, killing 73 people mostly women and children in the process, the police have arrested principal suspects in the unpredictable mayhem. The four principal suspects, according to Vanguard source, were arrested in Tunga town of Nasarawa State between 16 and 19 […]

Herdsmen Slaughter Cop In Benue State

Herdsmen Slaughter Cop In Benue State

The Benue State Police command has said that  the body of one of the officers it declared missing after an attack by Fulani herdsmen on Saturday night at the Azege-Ayilamo community in the Logo Local Government Area of the state had been found. In a statement by the command spokesman, ASP, Moses Yamu, made available […]

Sea Pirates Attack Police Gunboat, Kill 2 Cops, Injure Another

Sea Pirates Attack Police Gunboat, Kill 2 Cops, Injure Another

ARMED men suspected to be sea pirates, who have been terrorizing the creeks and waterways of Bayelsa State struck again in the early hours of yesterday,  killing two policemen at the riverine town of Ogbia, in Ogbia Local Government Area of the state. It was gathered that the latest attack on marine policemen attached to […]

The Senate at an extended plenary on Tuesday debated the killings by Fulani herdsmen in Benue State and other parts of Nigeria. The lawmakers said their resolutions, which were later  conveyed to President Muhammadu Buhari by the leadership of the National Assembly, were “wake-up call” to the President and the Federal Government who “must” take […]

Notorious Kidnap Kingpin Arrested In Warri

Notorious Kidnap Kingpin Arrested In Warri

Residents of Warri and its environs in Delta State can now heave a sigh of relief, following the arrest of a notorious kidnap and robbery kingpin at a drinking joint by detectives from “B” Division of the Nigerian Police led by a District Police Officer (DPO), Mr. Aniete Eyoh. The suspect, Anthony Ogbalor, alias Dracula, […]

Tanzania Police Cite Upsurge In Rape Cases This Year

Tanzania Police Cite Upsurge In Rape Cases This Year

POLICE have confirmed an upsurge of 0.9 percent rape cases in comparison to last year. Making the revelation, Director of Criminal Investigations (DCI), Robert Boaz, told reporters in Dar es Salaam yesterday that according to the crime statistics from January to November, this year, offences reported were 11,620 in comparison to 11,513 recorded during the […]

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