16 feared dead in fresh Benue attacks
Suspected herdsmen in the early hours of yesterday invaded Tse-Adough settlement of Yaav ward, Turan District in Kwande council area of Benue State, killing 10 people and injuring 15 others.
Army allegedly sets houses ablaze in Benue
Military officers yesterday allegedly set ablaze no fewer than 300 houses in Naka Town, headquarter of Gwer-West Local Council of Benue State.The suspected army officers were said to be in search of their missing colleague, who was reportedly murdered in the area.
Commissioner of police confirms arrest of saboteurs of Benue State patrol team
The Benue State Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni, says the command has arrested residents who sold out information leading to the recent attack on a patrol team at Ayilanmo in Logo council area of Benue State. The incident led to the death of three officers with one still missing.
Two policemen missing, seven killed in Benue, Kaduna, Plateau attacks
Violence continued in Benue State at the weekend as suspected Fulani herdsmen ambushed a police patrol team at Tse-Akpam Azege in Logo Local Government Area.
Lagos CP assures Diaspora returnees of safety
Lagos State Police Commissioner, Mr. Fatai Owoseni, has assured returnees from the Diaspora who came into the country through the door of return in Badagry of their safety in Nigeria during and after the Badagry Diaspora Festival.....
Police deny arresting Good Samaritan, warn against falsehood
Allegations that a Good Samaritan, Happiness, was arrested by policemen at Ifako Division, Lagos command after picking up a missing four-year-old girl has been debunked...
Lagos court remands woman, 11 others over Ikeja ‘Ile-Zik’ kidnappers’ den
The “Ile Zik 12 men,” as they have become known, were brought before an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrate’s Court on a three-count charge of conspiracy, attempted kidnap and possession of arms and ammunition.
Rising, worrisome cases of jungle justice in Nigeria
It is only in Nigeria that one can still hear of this absurdity. Simply on suspicion, people raise the alarm and somebody gets killed in the process. Only God knows how many innocent persons might have been killed or injured.