30 Students, Teacher Abducted From FGC Birnin Yauri Regain Freedom

The troops succeeded in rescuing some of the students days after they were abducted, while others escaped from the gunmen in the process of taking them away. 30 students and a teacher of Federal Government College (FGC), Birnin Yauri kidnapped in June 2021 have regained freedom, the Kebbi State Government has confirmed. Gunmen had abducted […]

Suspected drug dealers arrested in Delta state (photos)

The Delta state police command crack squad has arrested two suspected drug dealers identified as Musa Abdullahi ‘m’ age 25 and Gift Ahemte ‘f’ age 53yrs at their hideout in Agbor metropolis in the state. Confirming their arrest to newsmen, the spokesperson of the state police command, DSP Bright Edafe, said the police while acting […]

Chinese city of Tianjin to test 14 million people after Covid outbreak

Tianjin, a major Chinese port city near the capital Beijing, has begun mass-testing its 14 million residents after a cluster of 20 children and adults tested positive for Covid-19, including two caused by the Omicron variant. According to the report, the citywide testing, begun on Sunday and is to be completed over two days. The […]

23-year-old prostitute arrested after threesome with two underage boys

A Zimbabwean sex worker has been arrested for allegedly having threesome with two underage boys. The two juveniles who cannot be named due to their ages, reportedly hired 23-year-old Nothabo Sibanda on 27 December following a night out. After negotiating on a charge for her services, the three went to Nothabo’s house in Emthunzini suburb. […]

Aregbe/Oyetola feud: APC reconciliation committee arrives Osun (photos)

The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Reconciliation Committee, on Saturday, arrived in Osogbo, the Osun State capital. The mission of the committee, it was revealed , is to find a final resolution to the feud between Rauf Aregbesola, the Interior Minister and former governor of the state, and the incumbent, Adegboyega Oyetola. It also gathered […]

Enugu Council Poll: Protesters storm Govt House, accuse Ubosi, others of imposition

Ahead of the local government election in Enugu State, aggrieved indigenes of Enugu East Local Government Area took to the streets on Saturday protesting alleged imposition of a candidate. The angry residents, who stormed the Enugu Government House, said they would no longer allow a single family to decide the fate of the entire people. […]

Bandits: Katsina Man Removes House Roof To Pay Son’s Ransom (Photos)

A Katsina farmer, Saidu Faskari, has removed his house’s roofing sheet to sell as he gathers ransom money for the release of his eldest son. Faskari local government is one of the frontline areas in the state for bandits’ attacks. The area was among the 13 where Governor Aminu Masari shut down mobile telecommunications network […]