Crime

Badeh: Court jails 6 NAF personnel

Badeh: Court jails 6 NAF personnel A General Court Martial (GCM) sitting at the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Base Abuja, has sentenced six NAF personnel who were aides to the former Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Late Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh. The court awarded various sentences to the personnel on Friday, 29 May 2020. NAF spokesperson,...

Kidnapped Edo APC leader dead, Police recover decomposing body

Kidnapped Edo APC leader dead, Police recover decomposing body Operatives of Edo state police command has recovered the decomposing body of a leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in the state, Hon. Presley Ekiagbonya, who was kidnapped by gunmen and subsequently found dead. In a statement issued on Saturday by the state...

Lagos woman drowns daughter in bucket of water

Lagos woman drowns daughter in bucket of water A 22-year-old mother, Oluwafunmilola Adisa, has been arrested for killing her daughter, Oluwanifemi, at their place of residence on Plot 221 Gowon Estate, in the Ipaja area of Lagos State. The incident, which happened on Monday, also saw the woman dropping a note for her sister, Damilola, chronicling...

Attack On Edo Policemen, Killing Of One Inspector

Attack On Edo Policemen, Killing Of One Inspector The Commissioner of Police, Edo State Command, Lawan Jimeta has ordered a full-scale investigation into the gruesome killing of a police officer, Inspector Felix Egbon, who was allegedly murdered during an attack on the operatives of Auchi Divisional Police Headquarters on Friday. In a statement on...

Esan Youths Condemns Kidnap of Agbale, ask Edo Govt to beef up security on Auchi Road

Esan Youths Condemns Kidnap of Agbale, ask Edo Govt to beef up security on Auchi Road The Esan Youths Organization, a fast growing platform of Esan People worldwide has condemned in strong terms, the recent kidnapping of Hon Emmanuel Agbale, the Edo State Commissioner for Science and Technology, along the Benin Auchi Express way. Speaking to...

NOCSON Seek Edo State Government Probe on Alleged Diverted Covid-19 Relief Materials in Oredo, Ikpoba Okha.

NOCSON Seek Edo State Government Probe on Alleged Diverted Covid-19 Relief Materials in Oredo, Ikpoba Okha. 15/04/2020 The Network of Civil Society Organizations of Nigeria, NOCSON, has ask ask the the Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Nogheghase Obaseki to probe the alleged diversion of relief materials by some politicians in Oredo and Ikpoba-Okha local government areas. This...

Esan Youths Commends Commissioner of Women Affairs for pledging to rehabilate, reintegrate girl child defiled by 70 years old Theologian

Esan Youths Commends Commissioner of Women Affairs for pledging to rehabilate, reintegrate girl child defiled by 70 years old Theologian Benin City 24th March 2020 The Esan Youths Organization (EYO) has commended the Edo State Commissioner For Women Affairs, Hon Maria Edeko for taking up the case of a 13 years old school girl who...

Otaru of Auchi commends Army for combating crimes nationwide

Otaru of Auchi commends Army for combating crimes nationwide Auchi (Edo) – The Otaru of Auchi Sacred Kingdom, His Royal Highness Aliru Momoh, on Tuesday commended the Nigerian Army for assisting in combating crimes nationwide. Momoh, the Ikelebe III of the kingdom, made the commendation when the Commander, 4 Brigade, Nigerian Army, Brig.-Gen. Usman Bello, paid...

Policeman Kills Wife, Self Over Alleged Infidelity

Policeman Kills Wife, Self Over Alleged Infidelity File photo of police line. A policeman simply identified as Tolulope has allegedly shot his wife dead and later committed suicide. The incident occurred on Tuesday evening in the University town of Akungba-Akoko in Akoko South West Local Government Area of Ondo State The cop, who is attached to Akungba Police...