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Police arrest female suspects supplying petrol to bandits in Katsina forest
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Police arrest female suspects supplying petrol to bandits in Katsina forest

In line with the Katsina State security challenge containment order, the Police Command on Wednesday paraded a 25-year-old lady with six gallon of petrol concealed in her hijab. According to the Police Public Relations Officer in the state, SP Gambo Isah, the lady identified as Rashida Hussaini is allegedly an informant and supplier of petrol to bandits in the forest. SP Gambo said Rashida packaged the commodity in used bottled water containers, then stack them in a sack and a handbag before hiding it under her hijab while heading to an unknown location. According to the report, the suspect who was intercepted by a team of policemen on routine patrol around Kofar Guga on Jibiya Road, claimed she was from Daddara village in Jibiya Local Government Area but later said Gombe State th...
If Buhari has done nothing, he has improved the value of land in your village – Amaechi tells Nigerians
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If Buhari has done nothing, he has improved the value of land in your village – Amaechi tells Nigerians

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has stated that value has been added to the lives of Nigerians by the Buhari-led administration. Reiterating that the infrastructural projects embarked upon by the current administration has rubbed off positively on people in different ways in an interview with Daily Trust, the Minister maintained that most of the problems people are blaming this government for predates it. Amaechi added that even if Buhari has done nothing since he was elected, he has increased the value of lands in villages as people are now competing in the purchase of lands following the construction of railways and roads. He said; “They blame us for insecurity, but they must not forget that the reason there is insecurity is that the economy does not empower Nige...
Suspected gunmen kill nine, injure one in Kaduna village
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Suspected gunmen kill nine, injure one in Kaduna village

Ungwan Dooh (Mado) village of Zangon Kataf LGA of Kaduna State, killed nine residents and injured one. A resident in the area, who identified himself as Jonathan Ali, told DAILY POST on Sunday that, the attacker came with gun and started shooting sporadically, while residents fled to different directions. Confirming the reports in a statement on Sunday, Kaduna State Commisioner for Internal Security and Home affairs, Mr. Samuel Aruwan said, security operatives reported to the Kaduna State Government that troops of Operation Safe Haven, responded to distress calls and mobilized to the area. According to Aruwan, the assailants fled on sighting the troops. Nine corpses have been recovered so far following a search of the village. The statement mentioned the names of the deceased ...
Missing plane with 28 on board found to have crashed into sea in Russia after it disappeared from radar
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Missing plane with 28 on board found to have crashed into sea in Russia after it disappeared from radar

An areoplane with 28 people on board crashed into the sea on Tuesday, July 26, off Russia's far eastern Kamchatka peninsula as it was preparing to land.   The plane, an Antonov An-26 twin-engined turboprop, was en route from regional capital Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky to Palana, a village in northern Kamchatka, when it lost contact with air traffic control, Russia's emergencies ministry said. There were 22 passengers and six crew on board, the ministry said. Village mayor Olga Mokhireva was among the passengers, the TASS agency quoted local authorities as saying. The weather in the area was cloudy at the time, Interfax news agency said, quoting the local meteorology centre. Several ships were en route to the crash site, RIA cited emergency services as saying....
Kaduna: Troops avert attacks in Zangon Kataf
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Kaduna: Troops avert attacks in Zangon Kataf

Kaduna State Government said troops of Defence Headquarters Operation Safe Haven (OPSH) stationed in the Southern Kaduna general area averted an attack by armed bandits that would have led to loss of lives in Gidan Zaki, Zangon Kataf Local Government Area. Mr Samuel Aruwan, the state Commissioner, Ministry of Internal Security and Home Affairs, in a statement, explained that the armed bandits invaded farmlands in the village, and destroyed maize crops with cutlasses. The statement added that the bandits went on to vandalize the home of one Mr Joseph Aboi, a resident of the village, stressing that they also damaged a nearby vehicle, before storming a phone charging shop belonging to one Benjamin Joseph and carting away phones and chargers. The statement noted that a swift response ...
”All you see is shopping malls, event centers and hotels located in the villages of the former service Chiefs”- Senator Shehu Sani
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”All you see is shopping malls, event centers and hotels located in the villages of the former service Chiefs”- Senator Shehu Sani

Senator Shehu Sani has touched on Nigeria's defence and military lacking adequate weapons and equipment. In a tweet posted on his handle this morning, Senator Sani wrote; ''For years, the Government pumped trillions into Defence and the military remains without adequate weapons and equipments to fight the terrorists;All you see is Shopping Malls,Event Centers and Hotels; And Universities located in the villages of the former service Chiefs.''
Prince Philip Is Worshipped As A God In Pacific Island Village Of Younanen, Vanuatu
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Prince Philip Is Worshipped As A God In Pacific Island Village Of Younanen, Vanuatu

Villagers in Younanen, Vanuatu believe the late Duke of Edinburgh was the son of a local mountain deity who married a powerful woman and have prayed to him since the 1960s The late Prince Philip has been worshipped as a god by a tribe on a Pacific island for more than 50 years. Villagers in Younanen, a remote settlement in Vanuatu, believe the Duke of Edinburgh was the son of a mountain god. Locals reportedly pray to him daily to ask for his blessings on food crops as well as carry around pictures of the Duke, who died on Friday aged 99. The villagers began worshipping Philip in the 1960s after seeing pictures of him and his wife the Queen. They linked the couple to a Vanuatu legend of a pale-skinned son of the mountain god, who travelled across the seas to find a rich a...
Nigerian Man Seeks Help to Locate his Pregnant Wife who he Claims Ran Away with their Child
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Nigerian Man Seeks Help to Locate his Pregnant Wife who he Claims Ran Away with their Child

A Nigerian man, Idala Gilbert from Rivers State state, is seeking useful information that could help him in locating his pregnant wife and daughter. According Mr Gilbert, he travelled for a wedding in Port Harcourt and returned only to find out that his 7 months pregnant wife allegedly ran away with their little daughter, Michelle. "Pls public. I'm from rivers state, andoni LGA, ngo town. I married from aka ekpeme in ikono LGA of aiwa ibom. My wife took my baby from home where we live in my town ngo town and ran away in the night while I traveled for a wedding in ph. She is fair in complexion nd average in height," he wrote on AKBC Radio, Uyo Facebook page on Wednesday, April 7. "She is with 7 months pregnancy and with my daughter by Michelle. I searched  everywhere here nd th...
Bandits allegedly kill 37 persons in Zamfara
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Bandits allegedly kill 37 persons in Zamfara

Armed bandits have reportedly killed 37 persons in a village in Zamfara state.   According to a tweet by Kano based lawyer, Bulma Bukarti, the BBC reported that the survivors of the attack said the bandits operated for 8 hours, slaughtering their victims.   His tweet reads ''BBC Hausa reports that on Monday bandits killed 37 people in a Zamfara village. Survivors said they operated from 5am-1pm slaughtering their victims. They then looted shops & torched the village. On Tuesday, they went back & looted four neighbouring villages and burnt them down.''
Twitter influencer Narrates how her Igbo Boyfriend’s Mother Crashed their Plan of Getting Married
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Twitter influencer Narrates how her Igbo Boyfriend’s Mother Crashed their Plan of Getting Married

A Twitter influencer took to the platform to narrate how the mother of her Igbo boyfriend of 2 years, crashed their plan of getting married. According to @dearolaa, her prospective mother-in-law's attitude changed when she realized she is a Yoruba girl and she reportedly told her to her face that she can't marry her son because she doesn't like Yoruba people. @dearolaa further revealed that her boyfriend's mother recently called her parents and warned that she should stay off her son. She also shared anguish of not knowing where she stands as her boyfriend has been in the village for a week. She tweeted;   My name is Adeolar and I've been in a very serious relationship with an Igbo guy. He's nice, handsome and we've been dating for 2 years. He talked about me meeting ...
Nine Killed in Kaduna Village in Fresh Attack
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Nine Killed in Kaduna Village in Fresh Attack

A fresh attack by bandits in Avong Doka village in Kajuru Local Government Area of Kaduna state, has left 9 people dead. Though the police is yet to comment on the attack, the Chairman of Kajuru local government area Cafra Caino told Channels television that the gunmen invaded the village in the early hours of today and started shooting sporadically, forcing residents to scamper for safety. While 9 people died from the attack, many others sustained injuries and have been taken to the hospital for treatment. Caino said the prompt arrival of soldiers stopped the casulty figure from increasing, as the bandits ran into the bush. Soldiers have now been stationed in the village to avert any further attack. This is coming barely a week after gunmen burnt down several houses at a R...
Kemi Olunloyo Slams Tacha For Stealing Her Quote, Says She Still Has A Lot Of Village Attributes
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Kemi Olunloyo Slams Tacha For Stealing Her Quote, Says She Still Has A Lot Of Village Attributes

Controversial journalist, Kemi Olunloyo has slammed ex- bbNaija housemate, Simply Tacha for ‘stealing’ a quote she first posted. Yesterday, Tacha posted new stunning photos of herself and wrote; “WINNERS focus on WINNING, losers focus on the WINNERS” Kemi has now taken to Instagram to slam her, saying she still has a lot of village attributes. Read her post below: “This Tacha girl sha. Still a lot of village attributes. If you know her tell her it’s plagiarism not to credit quotes. Is she shading me? Better not. I have a big post coming soon about her soon. I posted Eric Thomas’ quote last night, she stole it and didn’t credit it to Eric. Tacha edit your quote.”  
Children Killed As Air Force ‘Accidentally Bombs’ Borno Village
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Children Killed As Air Force ‘Accidentally Bombs’ Borno Village

At least 17 people were said to have been killed when a fighter jet belonging to the Nigerian Air Force fired a bomb on Sakotoku village in Damboa local government area of Borno state. Residents told TheCable that those killed included women, and children who were said to be playing under mango trees. The air force, military sources said, was informed that Boko Haram insurgents were gathering around the village on Thursday afternoon. The supposed target, according to a source, was an area in Korongilum, a neighbouring village 12 kilometres away where suspected Boko Haram insurgents had gathered earlier. “We don’t know if they didn’t communicate well with the land troops as the air force jet fired that bomb on the village,” one of the sources said. “Seventeen people were ...
Two Men Arrested for Sending Threat Letter to Zamfara Village Demanding N3m
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Two Men Arrested for Sending Threat Letter to Zamfara Village Demanding N3m

The  Zamfara State Police Command have arrested two persons for issuing a letter threatening to attack residents of Gyalange village in Gummi Local Government Area of the state, within three days if they give them N3million. Parading the suspects at the Command headquarters, the state Police Commissioner, Mr Usman Nagogo, said the letter was pasted at the residences of the village head and the ward councilor. “In the letter, the residents were asked to raise N3 million within three days or the whole community would be wiped out. A phone number was inscribed through which contact would be made to deliver the said amount of money," said the CP. “On the strength of this, using the phone number written in the letter, the police went on manhunt of the suspect and was eventually arr...
See Photos Of The Apartment Lamido Sanusi Will Be Living In Nasarawa
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See Photos Of The Apartment Lamido Sanusi Will Be Living In Nasarawa

They have relocated Ex- Emir Of Kano, Lamido Sanusi from Loko town to Awe town in Nasarawa. The reason for his relocation from Loko is because the village lacks access road, any source of portable water and electricity, among others. Also, he will occupy a modest two-bedroom bungalow belonging to the local government chairman in Awe. Emir of Lafia, Sidi Bage and Emir of Awe, Isa Umar II followed him to his apartment.
Boko Haram Members Attack Damboa community, Reportedly Kill Four Policemen
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Boko Haram Members Attack Damboa community, Reportedly Kill Four Policemen

Boko Haram members and men of the Nigerian Army engaged in a fierce gunbattle in Damboa, headquarters of a local government area in Borno state today. According to reports, the sect members stormed the village around 6:30 am Wednesday morning, March 4th, shooting sporadically into the air. “They came in plenty of hilux trucks. We saw about 20 before we started running towards the bush. They came in two batches. One came in through the north Sambisa and the other from Alagaruno.  Soldiers from the 25 task force came in about 30 minutes and right now, over an hour,  they are still exchanging gunshots with the insurgents.” a resident said A military source said the suspected Boko Haram member arrived in  trucks fitted with machine guns.. “We lost four mobile policemen and two ...
Toddler Stabbed to Death in horrific Attack at Farmhouse That Left Another Baby and Mum Seriously Injured
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Toddler Stabbed to Death in horrific Attack at Farmhouse That Left Another Baby and Mum Seriously Injured

Police on Monday were horrified when they were called to a farmhouse in the village of Magheramorne, near Larne, Northern Ireland only to find a child stabbed to death  while another baby and mum were seriously injured. As officers gathered around 10 a.m on Monday, a toddler was found dead inside the isolated farmhouse while another baby and their mum, a nurse in her 30s, was also injured in the attack police say will be treated as a "domestic incident   Police believe a family of four had been renting the property since last year and have now sealed off the property while forensics experts gather evidence. Speaking to Sky News, Neighbour Rhonda Kernohan who leaves around the crime scene said: "I heard the sirens and the helicopter, the air ambulance, came and it lande...
‘Until You Born Your Village’ – Mixed Reactions As Mercy Aigbe Says She Wants To Give Birth Again
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‘Until You Born Your Village’ – Mixed Reactions As Mercy Aigbe Says She Wants To Give Birth Again

Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe has received mixed reactions after she announced to her followers that she’ll like to have another baby. The Nollywood entertainer earlier today stumbled upon an image of three boys on Instagram and since then she can’t keep her cool. The mother of two called on her womb as she said the boys are too cute. See her Instagram post below: However mixed reactions trailed her wish as people have different views to what she thinks. Some supported while some headed the other way. It got to a point a commenter told her in pidgin English ‘until you born your village ’ which translates to ’until you give birth to your village ’ in normal English. See screenshots of reactions below:
16 Family Members Were Burnt Alive In Kaduna Attack
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16 Family Members Were Burnt Alive In Kaduna Attack

According to NewTelegraph, armed bandits have reportedly killed 21, including 16 members of the same family in an attack in Kaduna. The act came as a revenge attack by criminal gangs on the village of Bakali. This was disclosed by residents on February 13. Gunmen on motorcycles had raided the village of Bakali in Kaduna State on Tuesday. They shot sporadically and set homes and vehicles on fire. The attackers were said to be on a mission to avenge a raid on their hideout by local vigilantes. A community leader in Bakali, Sani Nuhu, who confirmed this to journalists, said the attackers killed 21 people. Furthermore, residents revealed that the assailants burnt 16 members of the same family alive; including six children. Also, five members of the Civilian Joint Task Force (JT...
How Bandits Killed 11 Members of a Family in Kaduna community
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How Bandits Killed 11 Members of a Family in Kaduna community

At least 21 persons have been killed by bandits, in Bakali village in Fatika District, Giwa Local Government Area of Kaduna State. It was gathered that the victims were locked and burnt inside their house. A member of the community, Malam Sani Bakali, who lost 11 members of his family in the attack, told newsmen the bandits stormed the community around 4pm on Tuesday and operated for two hours. “The bandits stormed our village on Tuesday around 4pm on several motorbikes brandishing AK47 riffles. Immediately they came, they started moving round the village, shooting sporadically. In the process, they came to our house, set the house ablaze, with 11 people inside. All the 11 people are members of my family. They include three women and eight children, who are wives and children of m...
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Gunmen Kidnap Traditional Ruler And His Son In Fresh Zamfara Village Attack

Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have abducted the District Head of Gayari village, Alhaji Hassan Mohammed and his son in Gummi local government area of Zamfara state. Some residents were said to have been injured from gunshots, while many have left the village out of fear. The State Police command spokesman, Shehu Mohammed who confirmed the incident in a statement, says the gunmen invaded the village in the early hours of Friday morning and kidnapped the district head and his son to an unknown destination. He explains that the Police tactical team attached to Operation Puff Adder in Collaboration with the Military and some repentant bandits are intensifying effort to rescue the kidnapped victims and also arrest the perpetrators of the crime. He also debunked rumours that a ...
Plateau State Governor Condemns Attack on Kombun, Vows Punishment for Perpetrators
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Plateau State Governor Condemns Attack on Kombun, Vows Punishment for Perpetrators

Plateau State Governor, Simon Bako Lalong has condemned in strong terms the killing of innocent persons following an attack by gunmen at Kulben village in Kombun district of Mangu LGA on Wednesday 8th January 2020. In statement signed by Dr. Makut Simon Macham ANIPR, Director of Press & Public Affairs, the Governor described the attack as another attempt to puncture the peace that has gradually returned to the State. Lalong while commiserating with victims and families of those killed, warned that his administration will not sit down and watch any group or individuals cause chaos in the State and retrun it to the dark days of insecurity. "We have toiled to ensure that peace returns to Plateau State and we will not allow anyone to make nonsense our efforts. We are determine...
Information required about woman found lying unconscious by the roadside in Anambra
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Information required about woman found lying unconscious by the roadside in Anambra

The unconscious body of the woman as found lying by the roadside along the Agulu / Ekwulobia road at Nkwo Agu, Nanka in the early morning of December 31. She was picked up by men of Civil Defense who dropped her at Ofu Obi General Hospital located at Agbiligba village in Nanka - where she has been receiving treatment till date. The woman regained consciousness the following morning, 1st January, 2020 and has continued to make steady progress but not fully coherent in thought process. She says her name is Chinyere, and claims to hail from Agulu but efforts to verify her claims have proved abortive. A group of Nanka Indigenes by name Nanka Forum who have been taking care of her medically and upkeep are calling on the public to help identify this patient and contact the hospital i...
Noble Igwe Receives Criticisms for a Photo he Shared Showcasing his Hometown.
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Noble Igwe Receives Criticisms for a Photo he Shared Showcasing his Hometown.

Noble Igwe has responded after he received heat for a photo he shared to showcase his hometown to his followers. Days ago, the 360nobs founder shared a photo of himself trudging through a shallow stream with a keg of water on his head in his hometown, Umuomaku, Anambra state. He captioned the photo: "Son of the Soil. Went to Ubo to have my bath and fetch drinking water. Christmas in Umuomaku is incomplete without a trip to the stream. Proudly Igbo." Criticisms greeted his photo. Some accused him of portraying Igbo land as a place where there are no boreholes and bathrooms, others said that he obviously has a bathroom and running water in his home in the village but wanted to show off to  his followers. Some Twitter users went as far as claiming that the keg on his head was empt...
‘FIFA VAR’ Introduced In Village Football Competition In Imo State (Photos)
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‘FIFA VAR’ Introduced In Village Football Competition In Imo State (Photos)

A video assistant referee (VAR) was introduced in a village football competition in Imo State. In the pictures shared, the referee can be seen watching a television stationed close to the field. We learnt that the television used as FIFA VAR was just to spice up the game and entertain fans. The video assistant referee is a match official in association football who reviews decisions made by the head referee. Following extensive trialling in a number of major competitions, VAR was first written into the Laws of the Game by the International Football Association Board in 2018.  
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“I Will Be Spending Christmas In My Village, I Miss My Village People” – Mercy

BBNaija reality star, Mercy Eke has announced that she will be spending the Christmas period with her family members back in Owerri, her hometown. The Queen of highlights made this known during a question and answer section with her fans on Instagram. When a fan asked where she would spend her Christmas, she said; “I will be going home for Christsmas, I miss my family” Mercy who is known to have a big heart replied as many messages as possible from her fans. She also commended her fans for their good behaviour on social media.
We Move From Village To Village To Rape – Teen Gang-rapists
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We Move From Village To Village To Rape – Teen Gang-rapists

Three teenagers have been arrested for allegedly gang-raping a 20-year-old woman in Paikoro, #NigerState, following a report by the father of the victim. The suspects, Shafiu Isah, Jawalu Babuga, 19, and Musa Sabiu, 18, allegedly accosted the victim on her way from work and raped her. The suspects revealed that they had been raping girls for a long time and were never caught. One of the suspects, Isah, said none of their victims or their parents had been bold enough to report them to the police stating that it was very surprising when they were arrested because of the rape. According to him: “We are street boys, we move from one village to another looking for whom to rape since we have no money to give to girls after sex. . We usually perform the act where nobody will see u...
Village In Africa Where Man’s Joystick Will Be Flogged Before He Can Marry
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Village In Africa Where Man’s Joystick Will Be Flogged Before He Can Marry

Here is a viral video of a village in Africa if you want to marry a girl you must receive 3 strokes of sling shot to your balls. According to the video currently trending online, 3 shots will be done by a close relative of the bride if applicant could stand 3 shots, the girl will be given to him immediately for marriage as a genuine strong man. In the video a man can be seen being flogged on his balls in other to prove to them that he is a strong man while he cry and shout in pain, the man was given a beautiful young girl as wife immediately after receiving strokes of shots in his balls. If you were a man can you do that for a girl you love? Watch The Video After Cut..   View this post on Instagram &nbs...
Mother and Daughter Hacked to Death over Witchcraft Allegation
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Mother and Daughter Hacked to Death over Witchcraft Allegation

An Indian mother and daughter were hacked to death by three men over allegations of witchcraft in the country’s remote tribal-dominated east. According to police reports, the 50-year-old woman and her young daughter were beaten by their neighbours before being attacked with knives on Wednesday night in West Singhbhum district in Jharkhand state. Police said the victims’ family was embroiled in a land dispute with one of the accused, who used black magic allegations as a cover-up to commit the crime. “One of the accused told the villagers that the women were witches and responsible for deaths and diseases in the village. They attacked the women in the night and killed them brutally,” district police chief Indrajit Mahatha told AFP. The woman’s husband filed a complaint again...
Father Of 9 Children And 4 Wives Rapes 14 Year Old In Ondo State
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Father Of 9 Children And 4 Wives Rapes 14 Year Old In Ondo State

For the residents of Lugboji Oja community in Ondo West Local Government Area of Ondo State, they are still bewildered on why will a man married to four wives would defy an innocent 12-year-old girl. The suspect, identified as Joseph, a father of nine, is currently cooling off his feet with the police. Joseph, who was nabbed after attempting to flee the local government area, was alleged to have forcefully had canal knowledge of the 12-year-old girl. It was gathered that the suspected rapist hailed from the same Ogoja Local Government Area of Cross River State with the father of the victim. According to one of the villagers who pleaded for anonymity, he narrated that, “Francis Joseph (aka Fat Joe) told the police he is just 30 years of age but he is in his 40s.” “He is from ...
Gunmen storm Daura, kidnap Father-In-Law to President Buhari’s ADC
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Gunmen storm Daura, kidnap Father-In-Law to President Buhari’s ADC

Unknown gunmen suspected to be kidnappers, last night May 1st, stormed Daura, the village of President Buhari, kidnapping the father-in-law to the President’s ADC. According to reports, the gunmen who rode in a Peugeot 406, stormed the village and were shooting sporadically into the air. They abducted the victim Musa Umar who is said to be the Magajin Garin Daura shortly after observing  his Maghrib prayer. The traditional ruler who is the father of Fatima Musa, wife of Colonel Mohammed Abubakar, the Aide de Camp, ADC, to President Muhammadu Buhari, was a retired customs comptroller. The state police command says it is on the trail of the kidnappers. In January 2019, the Katsina State governor, Aminu Masari, lamented that the state was under siege by bandits, armed robbers and ...
El-Rufai Visits Kaduna Community, Condemns Bandits Attack
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El-Rufai Visits Kaduna Community, Condemns Bandits Attack

The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has condemned the attack on Kakangi community following his visit to the scene of the incident. The governor described the attack as inhuman and ungodly, assuring residents of the government’s commitment to restoring peace and security to the area and other troubled parts of the state. He was accompanied on the visit by some government officials and security heads. The governor also visited those that were injured during the attack at the hospital to commiserate with them over the unfortunate incident. Eight people including two policemen were on Saturday killed by armed bandits in an attack on the community. The bandits who invaded the village on a motorbike also razed houses and the community’s market.
Again, armed bandits on motorcycles attack Birnin-Gwari in daylight
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Again, armed bandits on motorcycles attack Birnin-Gwari in daylight

A burnt house in Kizara village, in Zamfara state, on June 18, 2013 after a group of bandits attacked the village, killing 48 people. The bandits stormed Kakangi around 5.00 pm on motorcycles shooting sporadically at the police station before procrastinating on a house to house attack and torching houses. An escapee, who right now at Gagumi about 20 kilometres from Kakangi said: “We were sitting in front of the police station and suddenly bandits heavily started shooting. I jumped through the fence to escape”   The escapee added that “As I was escaping thick smoke from several locations overshadow the sky.” Several sources said many people feared dead including high profile indigenes of Kakangi, that were attending a mass wedding. Security situation has worsened due ...
Police Arrest Man Who Killed His Father’s Tenant in a Brutal Attack
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Police Arrest Man Who Killed His Father’s Tenant in a Brutal Attack

The man accused of killing his tenant in a brutal attack at the Ashanti Regional community of Gromesa in the newly created Adansi-Akrofuom District, has been arrested at his hideout in Accra. Abraham Mantey was alleged to have cut the throat of his father's tenant, Eric Tetteh, leading to victim's untimely death; throwing the Gromesa community into a state of shock last Sunday. The deceased, Eric Tetteh, a farmer, had his throat slit in the presence of his wife, Evelyn Dansowaa, around 7:00 pm for refusing to vacate his room. Suspect Abraham Mantey had ordered the deceased and his wife to leave the house but they refused, Obuasi Municipal Police Commander, DSP Martin Assenso, said. Abraham, therefore, allegedly attacked him with a machete after a short confrontation, while the ...
52-year-old Man Arrested For Impregnating And Attempting to Kill Niece
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52-year-old Man Arrested For Impregnating And Attempting to Kill Niece

52-year-old Denni Agya Kiyeye, pictured above, has been arrested by operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) for impregnating and attempting to murder his 15-year-old niece at their home in Ilupeju village in Gbonyin Local Government area of Ekiti state. Parading the suspect before newsmen, the NSCDC Commandant, Solomon Iyamu, said the victim lived with the suspect after her mother passed away in Benue state in 2013. Sadly, he began taking advantage of her and got her pregnant in 2016 and was able to carry abort an abortion on her by a quack midwife. When interrogated, Kiyeye claimed the pregnancy was jointly owned by him and one Kunle, who happened to be the girl’s school mate in the village. He added that the girl later became pregnant for him again, f...
Rival Cult Clash Claims One Life in Oguta, Imo State
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Rival Cult Clash Claims One Life in Oguta, Imo State

Today, some rival cult groups clashed in Oguta, Imo State leaving one person dead. Oguta, a local government area in Imo State has always been known for cult activities in the past and today's tragic event took place just as the governor of Imo State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, paid a courtsey call to the Ezes in a neigbouring village. It took the combined effort of the army and police to disperse the cult memebers and restore normalcy to the area as investigation into the cause of the fracas begins.
Notorious Female Kidnappers Arrested In Enugu
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Notorious Female Kidnappers Arrested In Enugu

Two notorious female kidnappers, who specialize in selling children have been arrested by the Enugu State police command. The suspects are said to be specialized in abducting children especially from schools located in the six local government councils in Enugu east senatorial zone for sale. According to reports, the ladies identified as Nkeiruka Odo from Imilike Agu village in Udenu council area of Enugu State and Precious Chukwuemeka Chineneye from Aguleri, Anambra State had been terrorizing residents with their nefarious attitude. They were said to have enticed children with beautiful dresses, Biscuits, Chin-Chin, and Candies among others.They had last month abducted one Ugwu Levi Chiagozie from a Nursery school located in Imilike Ani, Udenu and whisked him away to Anambra St...
Failure Starts When You Compare Yourself to Others – Eucharia Anunobi
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Failure Starts When You Compare Yourself to Others – Eucharia Anunobi

Actress turn pastor, Eucharia Anunobi has stated that failure begins the moment one starts comparing himself with others. The actress also stated that not wanting to start small because we feel we are too big is a recipe for failure. Taking to her Instagram page, Eucharia Anunobi wrote: “You shall not fail . But bear this in mind, when you compare yourself to others : failure has started, when you feel too big to start small : failure will become your twin, when you are not prepared for a project and you start : failure will become an unending fragrance about you, when you enter a relationship just so you won’t be lonely, when the person in quote is really not who you desire : it means that your village people has pursued you to the city to waste you, when you waste money o...
27-year Old Nutrition Expert Hangs herself After Posting Suicide Note
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27-year Old Nutrition Expert Hangs herself After Posting Suicide Note

A young nutrition expert in Manhattan identified as Tara Condell hanged herself in her West Village apartment after posting a suicide note online in which she apologised to her mother. 27-year-old Condell, from San Francisco was found dead with a cloth around her neck inside the bedroom of her home on West 10th Street around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday after police were called to the residence for a wellness check. In addition to the note left on her website, Condell left another suicide note in a folder in her living room. Condell who, according to her website, is a registered dietitian nutritionist specializing in general nutrition, weight management, gastrointestinal disease and diabetes care, apologized to her mother at the end of the note posted to her site, saying, “I’m really sorry ma...
Man and his father arrested after Missing Schoolgirl, 13 was Found Naked in his Home in a Church Owned By his Parents
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Man and his father arrested after Missing Schoolgirl, 13 was Found Naked in his Home in a Church Owned By his Parents

A 26-year-old man has been arrested, together with his father, after a schoolgirl, 13, who had been missing for months was found naked in his home situated in a church owned by his parents. The class 4 pupil had been missing from her home for over three months and her parents reported the matter to the police. The girl was later found living with the suspect in a manner likely to suggest she was his wife. They lived in a church owned by his parents. According to the area chief Peter Oula, police stormed the church after they got a tip-off from a member of the public. They found the suspect and the minor naked. The man attempted to flee but was arrested by Administration Police officers at Nyaundho village in Rangwe sub-county, Kenya. Mr Oula said: The young man wanted to escap...
Bobrisky Calls Odunlade Adekola A Senseless Idiots
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Bobrisky Calls Odunlade Adekola A Senseless Idiots

Bobrisky took to his Instagram page to slam Odunlade Adekola, calling the popular Yoruba actor a senseless idiot. The recent post by the self claimed male barbie was as a result of a recent video by Odunlade, in which he spoke about Nigerian cross dressers. Bobrisky wrote while calling out the actor; “Good morning guys I’m so pissed but that won’t stop me saying good morning to my beautiful fans across the world. Dis man in dis video is a Yoruba actor with empty brain like fish net. Let me start from when this thing with a wide mouth like FEMALE SHE GOAT got admissions at university of Lagos at old age. I was in my final yr in school then when dis brother got admitted to Unilag for adult learning DLI…..Now the senseless idiot don hear small English nobody will hear world again. Now ...
Journalist arrested, remanded in Ikoyi Prison for wearing dreadlocks
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Journalist arrested, remanded in Ikoyi Prison for wearing dreadlocks

A photojournalist identified as Yinka Badmus is reportedly being remanded in Ikoyi Prison, Lagos, for wearing dreadlocks. According to reports, Badmus was allegedly arrested by policemen attached to the Lagos State Anti-Cultism unit for wearing dreadlocks, which the officers allegedly said made him look like a cultist. According to Vanguard, Yinka was arrested while eating noodles, at Pedro Bus Stop, Gbagada on December 30th 2018. He was detained and was not allowed to contact his relatives or friends. Yinka’s plight was brought to his family’s notice on January 3rd 2019 by a detainee who left the police cell.  The detainee contacted Badmus’ relatives explaining to them that he had already spent three days in detention, contravening the stipulated instruction that every suspec...
New Amaechi Audio Leak – Lagos Is a Glorified Village
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New Amaechi Audio Leak – Lagos Is a Glorified Village

In a new Amaechi audio leak on Monday, the director-general of President Muhammadu Buhari’s campaign organisation, has said Lagos is a glorified village. The transportation minister said there is insufficient water and roads in Lagos while lamenting the spate of traffic jams in the state. New Amaechi audio leak – Lagos is a glorified village The audio tape was released by Phrank Shaibu, an aide of Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Shaibu had on Sunday released an audio where Amaechi said the only way Nigeria can change is for everybody to be killed. The minister made the comments during a conversation with some journalists. He said: “I live in Abuja, tell me where else we have infrastructure. Lagos is a glorified village. The only ...
Aisha Yesufu Celebrates Former Staff Who Wrote WAEC At 40 And now a Barrister
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Aisha Yesufu Celebrates Former Staff Who Wrote WAEC At 40 And now a Barrister

Aisha Yesufu took to Twitter to celebrate her former staff who wrote WAEC at the age of 40 and now a Barrister. According to the BBOG Convener, her former staff who wrote WAEC at the age of 40 came with his family to spend time with her, as they celebrated the great achievement. Aisha Yesufu who celebrated her former staff via Twitter wrote; Do you remember Dominic Dimkpa Nwuju who came to work in my factory in Kaduna and wrote SSCE and JAMB at the age of 40 and got into ABU Zatia to read Law? He has since been called to bar. His family came to spend time with me as we all celebrated this great achievement! He passed! He passed!!He passed!! Dominic Nwuju made it through Law school. God is great. I am so happy. My best gift of the year. He would be 45 December 6th. First Law ...
Husband Jailed For Locking Wife Up And Charging Men N2,000 To Rape Her
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Husband Jailed For Locking Wife Up And Charging Men N2,000 To Rape Her

A man has been sentenced to 25-years in jail for locking his wife in a basement and charging men Two thousand Naira (N2,000) to rape her. The man identified as Mariusz Sz was jailed for imprisoning his wife in a dark basement where she was raped by him and his brothers for a fee. The shocking incident took place in the small village of Parszczyce in Pomeranian, Poland. The victim, who has not been named in reports, was beaten, starved and repeatedly raped by her husband and allegedly by his two brothers and a friend. A judge, Marta Urbanska, said that the victim was imprisoned in a cold, dark cellar, in which she was deprived the possibility of taking care of her personal hygiene and the possibility of dealing with her physiological needs under dignified conditions. The Judge a...
Soldiers Force Travelers with Afro to Cut Their Hair – Lady claims
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Soldiers Force Travelers with Afro to Cut Their Hair – Lady claims

A lady returning from her village has narrated how soldiers stopped their bus and forced travelers with Afro to cut their hair. Soldiers force travelers with Afro to cut their hair – Lady claims She also reported that they questioned the driver for playing a certain kind of music, before asking the men in the bus with full hair to cut every other person’s hair.   Sharing photos of the male passengers being forced to cut each other’s hair with razor blade, Ify Nnamani wrote: This here, is so wrong on many levels I’m traveling back from the village and these soldiers stopped our bus. First, this one questioned our driver for playing music that reminds him of his days in the ‘depot.’ Then he asked these three guys to come down for carrying full hair....
Tiv Community Leader Kills, Buries Corp Over N120,000 Debt in Ogun
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Tiv Community Leader Kills, Buries Corp Over N120,000 Debt in Ogun

The Ogun Police Command yesterday paraded a Tiv Community leader in Opeji, Odeda Local Government Area of the state, Jonathan Tsekar, for allegedly killing a police corporal, Gbenga Adeboyejo over N120,000. It was gathered that the suspect and the victim, who was attached to Odeda Divisional Police, were engaged in a charcoal business before the relationship turned sour. Tiv community leader kills, buries cop over N120,000 debt in Ogun The Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Illiyasu, yesterday led his men to exhume the corpse of the victim allegedly buried by the suspect in a shallow grave at Opeji village. Illiyasu who paraded the suspect before newsmen at the crime scene disclosed that he allegedly committed the murder on November 24, 2018. According to him, the deceased was re...
Armed Bandits Kill Three Civilian JTF, Religious Leader, Kidnap 3 Women In Zamfara
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Armed Bandits Kill Three Civilian JTF, Religious Leader, Kidnap 3 Women In Zamfara

Armed bandits who stormed Dogon village of Tsafe Local Government Area, and Birnin Yero of Shinkafi local authority of Zamfara State on Sunday, killed three Civilian JTF, religious leader and 6 others and also kidnapped 3 women. The armed bandits who were said to be about 10 men, stormed the villages and began to shoot sporadically in every direction which led to the death of nine people. The gunmen who also rushed into the mosque in the village and killed one religious leader, Mallam Ibrahim Dan Kurya, who was offering his prayers, searched his pockets and took his handset which they used in calling his son, telling him that his father had been killed and that he should go and take him away for burial. The village has long been deserted as the villagers fear the armed bandits might ...

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