Lagos police parade 49 suspects arrested at Yoruba Nation rally

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, has paraded 49 suspects arrested during the Oodua Republic demonstration around the Gani Fawehimi Freedom park of the state on Saturday. Speaking at the command headquarters on Sunday, Odumosu said the suspects were arrested for violating the ban that no rally or gathering should hold in the state. He said, “The press briefing is on what happened … Continue reading Lagos police parade 49 suspects arrested at Yoruba Nation rally

Family Of Dubai-based Socialite Burnt During Prayer Inside Celestial Church Fight Over Properties, Wife Detained For Colluding With Alleged Killer Pastor

Kofoworola Badru, the wife of late Lagos socialite, Kayode Badru, was on Thursday, July 1, arrested and detained by his family for allegedly conspiring with his pastor to burn him to death. Recall that the Lagos socialite died on Wednesday, May 5, 2021, after his pastor allegedly sprayed perfume on him while holding a lit candle. He had visited the Celestial Church of Christ for … Continue reading Family Of Dubai-based Socialite Burnt During Prayer Inside Celestial Church Fight Over Properties, Wife Detained For Colluding With Alleged Killer Pastor

DSS goes after Igboho’s financiers, probes aides’ call logs

…heavy clash as Yoruba Nation agitators defy police in Lagos The Department of State Services has begun an analysis of the call logs of the detained aides to Yoruba rights activist, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho. It was gathered that the DSS will carry out a forensic analysis of the call logs, messages and other contents on the phones of the 13 aides … Continue reading DSS goes after Igboho’s financiers, probes aides’ call logs

Police Nab Woman Who stamped hot iron on 5-yr-old stepdaughter’s private part for bedwetting

A teenage housewife has been arrested by the Adamawa State Police Command for allegedly exerting a hot pressing iron around the private part of her stepdaughter. The police said the housewife, 18-year-old Aisha Mohammed, did this to her five-year-old stepdaughter because the minor urinated in her bed. Aisha Muhammed, who is a resident of Wuro Patuji, a village in Mubi South Local Government Area in … Continue reading Police Nab Woman Who stamped hot iron on 5-yr-old stepdaughter’s private part for bedwetting

Igboho demands N500m reparation for damage to house, cars, writes FG

Embattled Sunday Igboho on Saturday wrote a petition to the federal government protesting the damage to his residence, cars, and other property by state agents. He estimated his losses at N500million and demanded same as reparation. Igboho, in a letter through his counsel Chief Yomi Alliyu (SAN) also sought a public apology for what he called a violation of his fundamental rights during the invasion … Continue reading Igboho demands N500m reparation for damage to house, cars, writes FG

Katsina Assembly To Meet Masari, 17 Brigade Commander on Monday Over Worsening Insecurity

The Katsina State House of Assembly is to  meet Governor Aminu Bello Masari, 17 Brigade Commander of the Nigerian Army, and other stakeholders on the 5th of July, 2020 over worsening bandits’ attacks, kidnapping, and cattle rustlers in many parts of the State. The resolution followed a motion of urgent public importance presented to the House by a member representing Batsari local government in the … Continue reading Katsina Assembly To Meet Masari, 17 Brigade Commander on Monday Over Worsening Insecurity

Herdsmen are exploiting our gold deposits – Olowo of Owo

As he prepares to mark his 55th birthday anniversary on Tuesday, the Olowo of Owo, Oba Ajibade Gbadegesin Ogunoye III, shares his life story. How do you plan to celebrate your 55th birthday? It will be just like any other day. I will be with my family and a few friends to celebrate it. I will ruminate over my life and thank God for the … Continue reading Herdsmen are exploiting our gold deposits – Olowo of Owo

I Vowed To Smoke You Out, Asari Dokubo Mocks Nnamdi Kanu

Mujahid Asari Dokubo, former militant commander and head of the Biafra Customary Government (BCG), has broken his silence on the rearrest of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). Kanu, who was standing treason trial, had jumped bail after a Federal High Court in Abuja released him on health grounds. He had fled to the UK from where he incited his followers … Continue reading I Vowed To Smoke You Out, Asari Dokubo Mocks Nnamdi Kanu

Igboho: South-West govs in an emergency meeting

The six governors in the South-West geopolitical zone convened an emergency meeting on Friday evening over current national issues, Saturday PUNCH has learnt. A top source, who preferred anonymity because he was not authorised to speak on the matter, told Saturday PUNCH that the governors met virtually and discussed sundry issues. The source could not confirm whether the governors discussed the raid by operatives of the Department of State … Continue reading Igboho: South-West govs in an emergency meeting

How we killed 10 girls for fortification rituals, attacked Imo prison, police stations – ESN commander

A commander of the Eastern Security Network, the paramilitary arm of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Emeoyiri Benjamin, has stated his roles in some bloody attacks allegedly carried out by the group in Imo State. The 28-year-old suspect dubbed Onye Army also explained how he and his gang members fortified themselves with charms prepared with heads of 10 young girls abducted in the state. Benjamin … Continue reading How we killed 10 girls for fortification rituals, attacked Imo prison, police stations – ESN commander