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• Suspects Deny AllegationAdd New By Chukwujekwu Ilozue  -  Awka   The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arraigned the man described as the most wanted drug trafficker in Anambra state ,Ikejiaku  Sylvester Chukwunwe, a.k.a Blessed Benita on a 13- count charge. Also brought to the...

By Ajibola Abayomi  -  Lagos   Sequel to the battering and near-murder of a journalist, Yomi Olomofe, in Badagry last week, the Lagos State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) is set to file a wide-range of law suits against the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), having briefed its lawyers on the sad occurrence. The Chairman of the union, Comrade Deji...

By Yemi Akintomide  - Akure   The two suspected killers of former Vice-Chancellor of Federal University of Technology (FUTA), Akure,  Professor Albert Ilemobade were arraigned before an Akure Magistrate Court, on Wednesday.  The suspects, Daniel Ita and Olayemi Bamidele were arraigned before the court by the Ondo State Police Command. They were charged on 4-count...

By Anolu Vincent  -  Owerri    Imo state Police Command has arrested suspected cultists terrorising Egbu community, Owerri North Local Government.  The arrest according to the commissioner of Police, Mr. Austin Evbakhavbockum was propelled by the information gathered by his men. He made the disclosure while briefing newsmen at the Police Command Headquarters,...

 By Emmanuel  Nzomiwu, Enugu   Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Enugu State Police Command has released the traditional ruler of Umuoha Autonomous Community, Obuoffia Clan, Nkanu West Local Government, Igwe Obiora Igwesi, after he was arrested in connection with a violent attack on some members of the community. The arrest of the monarch was predicated on a petition...

By Onoja Audu  - Jos   Despite the dusk to dawn curfew imposed on Barkinladi and Riyom Local Governments, Plateau state, four persons were killed while three soldiers were also injured during a recent clash among gladiators in the state.  Acting national Chairman of Berom Youth Moulders (BYM), Samson Tsok told newsmen in Jos that “one Berom village, Foron was...

Anambra state Commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism, Dr Uju Nwogu has said  that the state government has not banned the operation of private and commercial motor-cyclists, popularly called Okada.  In a statement, Nwogu said that what the state government did was to restrict them from plying a few routes in Awka as well as the commercial centres in Onitsha...

 By Emmanuel, Nzomiwu, Enugu   Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Enugu State Police Command has released the traditional ruler of Umuoha Autonomous Community,...

By Igoniko Oduma  -   Yenagoa   A five-man gang of gunmen Monday abducted Martha Binabo, wife of former acting Governor of Bayelsa State, Nestor Binabo, at Agbura in Yenagoa Local Government Area of the state. Binabo, who was the Speaker of the state House of Assembly, became acting governor after former Governor Timipre Sylva was sacked by a Supreme Court ruling...

By Anolu Vincent -  Owerri   Not only that the suspected human traffickers were arrested, Imo State Police Command also revealed how the sale of a baby belonging to a 20-year old woman became the last straw that broke the camel’s back.  After apprehending of the suspects, the police have declared that it had evolved fresh strategies to weed off baby factory operators...