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Daily Archives: January 12, 2018

Herdsmen Killing: Plateau state rejects Anti-Grazing law

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Plateau State Governor Simon Lalong says his administration will not enact the controversial anti-grazing law in the state, as grazing areas for cattle ranching have yet to be developed. The governor said this on Thursday when he fielded questions from State House correspondents after a closed-door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari in the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Lalong said that he ...

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”No matter the strikes and protest, the teachers that failed the competency test remain sacked” Governor El-Rufai insists

''No matter the strikes and protest, the teachers that failed the competency test remain sacked'' Governor El-Rufai insists

            Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai, was on Channels TV last night where he insisted that the over 21,000 teachers that failed the October 2017 competency test, remain sacked. He said this while reacting to the protest embarked upon by the Nigeria Labor Congress to kick against the mass sack of the teachers, yesterday January ...

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50-year-old man arrested for having sex with seven underaged boys in Niger

50-year-old man arrested for having sex with seven underaged boys in Niger

               The Niger state police command has arrested 50-year-old Abdullahi Haruna, pictured above, for having sex with seven underage boys in Getagi village in Magama Local Government Area of Niger State. According to the state police spokesperson, Muhammad Abubakar, Haruna, a divorcee, drugged the teenage boys before having sex with them. He was arrested ...

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Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki pays medical bills of suspected herdsmen attack victim

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Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has paid the medical bill of one Mr Jerome Obayemi, a victim of herdsmen attack in Ojah community in Akoko Edo Local Government Area of the state. The governor on Thursday released N500,000 through his Chief of Staff, Taiwo Akerele, at the Government House in Benin City, the state capital. The amount is also to ...

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300 level UNIPORT student slashes her roommate’s nose with razor

300 level UNIPORT student slashes her roommate's nose with razor

A UNIPORT student identified as Oreva Okoija currently in her 300 level has been accused of slashing her roommate, Nany’s nose with a razor. According to the report shared by the victim’s friend, Lilian Victor, the two roommates have been having issues after Nancy broke their door because she couldn’t find the key to the room. Meanwhile, the victim has ...

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Suspected militant wanted for abduction and murder of British missionary has surrendered

Suspected militant wanted for abduction and murder of British missionary has surrendered

Oyawerikumor Peregbabofa, also known as Karowei, the suspected militant leader who was declared wanted and accused of killing British Missionary Ian Squire, has surrendered himself to the Joint Task Force Operation Delta Safe. JTF Commander Rear Admiral Suleiman Apochi confirmed that the suspect surrendered under a superior firepower during a JTF operation. Thoughthe commander did not give details of where ...

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Two notorious kidnappers arrested in Lagos

Two notorious kidnappers arrested in Lagos

The Nigeria Police , Lagos State Command, arrested two notorious Kidnappers at Elemoro, Ajah in Lagos yesterday January 10th at about 9.43pm. The criminals met their waterloo while escaping with their victim, one Mrs Mildred Mbajiorgu. Thetight security network emplaced in Lagos state by the Command Commissioner of Police, CP. Edgal Imohimi , did the magic as the Divisional Police ...

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Police recover skull of an inspector killed on Christmas day in Cross Rivers, his body still missing

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The Cross Rivers state police command has recovered the severed head of an Inspector in the command, Michael Umoh, who was attacked, killed and his head severed in Uyanghan community in Akamkpa local government area on December 25th 2017. Parading the suspects before newsmen yesterday January 11th, the state commissioner of police, Hafiz Mohammed Inuwa, said the victim was out ...

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