Gunmen kidnap Asaba-based businesswoman in Delta
A middle-aged business woman (name withheld) in Asaba was in the early hours yesterday kidnapped by unidentified gunmen. The victim was said to have been kidnapped around her house located at the Junior Staff Quarters, Asaba by heavily armed hoodlums...
Police arrest two, kill one over death of abducted British missionary
The police in Delta State investigating the kidnapping of four British missionaries said yesterday that they had arrested two persons suspected of involvement while a third was killed in a shoot-out at the gang’s hideout.
Police arrest nurse, husband over wife’s death after abortion
An auxiliary nurse in Sapele (name withheld) has been arrested by the police following the death of one Mrs. Loveth Oke (36), a mother of seven, who she allegedly performed an abortion on.
Governors son allegedly crushes student to death in Lafia
Head-boy of the school, Goodluck Aguu, who gave the name of the deceased student as Amos Ovey, said the deceased went to buy battery because there was no light in the school. “The alleged killer was on top speed and crushed him to death.
Delta police arrest four persons over alleged murder of tricyclists
Some Keke riders, who have reportedly identified the victims as their colleagues, are still trying to figure out the reasons for the gruesome murder.
Delta State Police Command kills two robbers in gun duel
The Delta State Police Command has killed two members of a three-man robbery syndicate during a gun battle in Ogwashi-Ukwu, near Asaba, the capital.