Dreaded Port Harcourt kidnap kingpin and pirate, Prosper David, popularly known as Militant General, has died from injuries sustained during a gun battle with operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team, IRT, in his hideout in Bayelsa State. David, as gathered, was a former militant who initially embraced
The District Head of Mayo Selbe in Gashaka Local Government Area of Taraba, Jauro Hammangabdo, has over powered a group of kidnappers who attempted to abduct him, killing two and injuring about three of them. Mr. Hammangabdo confronted the kidnappers who invaded his palace on Wednesday night. The kidnappers who
Doctors at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja, are battling to save the life of a civil servant in the state, identified only as Mistura, after she was allegedly attacked by her maid in the Ejigbo area. PUNCH Metro learnt that Mistura had been in a coma since Monday,
As peace gradually returns to Daffo rural communities in Bokkos Local Government of Plateau, the state’s Police Command has confirmed the arrest of a herdsman with a military AK 47 rifle. Mr Terna Tyopev, the command’s spokesman, who confirmed the arrest to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday
Zamfara State’s most wanted bandit Buharin Daji has been killed by colleagues in the bushes of Dansadau.
Zamfara Deputy Governor, Alhaji Ibrahim Wakkala, confirmed this on Friday while displaying the dead body of the “most notorious armed bandit” on security wanted list in the state. Popularly known as Buharin Daji, the bandit was said to have been behind the killing of hundreds of people in the state.
A middle aged man, whose name was not immediately ascertained, Saturday night stabbed four of his children and his sister in-law to death in Awada Area of Onitsha, Anambra State. The incident, which happened at No 18 Ntueke Street, Awada at about 8pm drew scores of sympathizers to the scene,
The Mancoba brothers behind the Evil church South African police have busted Mancoba Seven Angels Ministry, a church run as a cult, with no fewer than 100 sex slaves, among them girls as young as 12, nursing tiny babies and with leaders who regard themselves as angels. The church, called
Men of the Inspector General of Police (IGP) at the weekend burst a notorious kidnap gang camp in Etche communities of River State and Ukwa area of Abia State. The police operatives cracked the gang, led by one Uchenna Okere (a k a Togo), which engaged in kidnapping, armed robberies, cultism
Security operatives of the Rivers State Police Command have arrested a cleric, who allegedly murdered his pregnant lover, a nine months old child and one other lady in Rivers State. Pastor Chidiebere Okoroafor, the senior pastor of Alter of Solution Church, Izuoma village, Afam clan in Oyibo Local Government Area
The Lagos State Police Command has smashed a notorious trans-border robbery gang, whose members come from the Benin Republic to snatch exotic cars from Nigerian motorists and take same to Cotonou , where they are sold at give away prices. Arrested were four members of the gang, including a herbalist