PHOTOS: NDLEA, EFCC Destroy Cannabis Warehouses, Seize Fake $269,000 In Edo, Lagos

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has uncovered a cluster of cannabis syndicates operating in the Opuje forests in Edo State. In a statement on Saturday, the agency’s Director, Media and Advocacy, Femi Babafemi, said massive warehouses and tents storing over 317,417 kilograms (317.4 metric tons) of the substances were destroyed and set ablaze […]

Police rescue two abducted school children in Nasarawa

Nasarawa State Police Command has confirmed the rescue of two females among the six pupils that were abducted at LEA Primary School, Alwaza Village, Doma Local Government Area of the state. It was had reported that armed men suspected to be bandits invaded the school early hours of Friday and whisked the victims away. The […]

Meet palm wine tapper who owns two houses and Benz (Photos & Video)

A Nigerian man who taps palm wine for a living has revealed that he is a proud landlord and owner of a Mercedes Benz. The palm wine tapper simply known as Utobo said he is building two-story building and bought the expensive car with money he makes from the sale of the palm products. According […]

Photos: Customs seize N13 Billion drugs, military hardware at Lagos airport

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has intercepted some military hardware and uniforms at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. The items were seized by customs officers attached to the airport cargo command. Customs area controller, Sambo Dangaladima paraded the seized military hardware at the command in Ikeja on Tuesday. Dangaladima said the hardware was imported […]

Epidemic looms in Abia as heaps of refuse take over Strategic locations

Residents of Abia State have expressed concern as heaps of refuse take over major roads in the State, especially Umuahia, the State capital. They are sad over the inability of the statutory agency of the Abia State Government to evacuate wastes despite several promises to guarantee a healthy environment. Residents say they are scared the […]

Redesigned Naira: CBN accuses banks of hoarding N4.5b new notes

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has accused some commercial banks in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, of refusing to dispense the sum of N4.5 billion redesigned notes allocated to them. The controller of the CBN branch in Rivers State, Maxwell Okafor, disclosed this on Friday when he led an enforcement team on the newly redesigned […]

Photos: President Buhari Receives The New Commander Of Guards Brigade

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday received the new Brigade of Guards Commander, Brigadier General AM Umar. Umar takes over from Brigadier General Mohammed Usman who was transferred a fortnight ago. The Nigerian Army on January 7 redeployed senior officers for “administrative and operational efficiency”. The Presidential Guards Brigade is an elite Army unit responsible for […]

2023 election: Nigeria Police acquire new weapons, armoured tanks (photos)

The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has reiterated its readiness to safeguard internal security before, during and after the 2023 election. The security agency assured that officers and men would protect voters and other civilian nationwide. Inspector General of Police, Usman Baba gave the assurance on Friday in Abuja. The IGP inspected anti-riot weapons, Armoured Personnel […]

Osun Amotekun Field Commander, Amitolu Shittu Resigns

Amitolu Shittu, the Field Commander of the Western Security Network Agency, Amotekun Osun, has resigned. The information of his resignation was made known by Yusuf Idowu, the Amotekun Osun spokesperson in Osogbo, on Friday. The Amotekun Osun spokesperson also revealed that Shittu’s resignation letter had been tendered at the office of the Secretary to the […]

Catholic Priest Burnt Alive In Niger Buried Amidst Tears (Photos)

The remains of Reverend Father Isaac Achi of St. Peters and Paul Catholic Church in Kafin-Koro, Paikoro Local Government Area of Niger State, who was burnt to death by gunmen, have been buried at the St Michael Catholic Cemetery in Bosso, Local Government Areas of the state. Over 500 Catholic priests from within and outside […]