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Bus Driver Kidnapped In Ondo

  A bus driver has been kidnapped along Ikere/Akure Road in Ondo State. The Commissioner of Police in the State, CP Undie Adie, confirmed the incident to Channels Television via telephone on Wednesday. He said contrary to news making the rounds on some social media platforms that 10 passengers were …

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Army Kills 24 Bandits In Kaduna, Kano, Niger States

  Troops of the Operation Harbin Kunama of one Division Kaduna of the Nigerian Army, have killed 24 suspected bandits in Kaduna, Kano and Niger States and arrested 61 others during operation. The General Officer Commanding 1 mechanised Division, Major General Faruk Yahya said this during a press briefing at …

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Man bags 6 months imprisonment for stealing yoghurt

An Ejigbo magistrate court has sentenced one Morufu Wasiu to six months imprisonment for stealing yoghurt and other items in one Mr. Joseph Ejikeme’s house at 18, Church street, Ijegun, Lagos. The prosecutor, Supol Kenneth Asibor (ASP) said the suspect and others who are still at large, jumped into the …

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65-year-old man remanded for allegedly raping five-year-old daughter

A 65-year-old man, Bayo Akinwete, was on Wednesday dragged before an Ado Ekiti Magistrate’s Court for allegedly raping his 5-year-old daughter (name withheld) severally. The court, presided over by Mrs. Kehinde Awosika, also heard that Akinwete gave the small girl alcoholic drink to intoxicate her and perpetrate the crime. Police …

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Puff Adder: Police arrest 13 kidnappers in Kebbi

The Kebbi State Police Command has arrested 10 suspected kidnappers, three informants and 32 other criminals under ‘Operation Puff Adder’ introduced by the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Muhammad Adamu, to checkmate all forms of criminality in the country. According to the News Agency of Nigeria, the Commissioner of Police in …

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