A pastor and his wife met their untimely death after they were gunned down along Gawa area in Benue State.
According to reports, the pastor and his wife stopped at Gawa to buy foodstuffs before they were suddenly gunned down by the robbers.
Narrating what happened, an eye witness, Iorsalem Terver said;
“I stopped at Gawa at about 8:14 this morning to buy some foodstuffs on my way to Bali to buy yams when some young men walked to men saying its better […]
A middle aged man identified as Chidobe Nkem, was on Monday shot dead by a four-man armed robbery gang after intersecting his vehicle at the Government Reserved Area (GRA) in Warri Urban.
Reports gathered that he had being trailed from the bank and stolen N5 million from him.
The deceased, a driver who was accompanied by Mr. Maxwell Adibe, a manager (both staff of a Marine Company, Smu-Tuns Nigeria Ltd) were drove in a C-Class Mercedes-Benz to the bank, along Airport Road […]
The assailants who attacked and robbed popular comedian, Basketmouth in his Lekki family home, has been captured by the gallant operatives of the Nigerian Police force in Lagos.
We reported two months ago that popular Nigerian comedian, Bright Okpocha, also known as Basketmouth, and his family were unusually kept awake in the morning of 7th September by armed robbers that stormed his home at the highbrow area of Lekki and held them at gunpoint.
The assailants successfully carted away several […]
About 2,000 cult members on Saturday embraced the amnesty declared by the Rivers State Government.
The cult members, who were involved in kidnappings, killings and armed robberies in the past, surrendered their weapons before members of the state Amnesty Committee in Isiokpo, the headquarters of Ikwerre Local Government Area of the state.
Some of the weapons surrendered by them included AK 47 rifles, G3, dane guns, dynamite, NATO gun and detonators.
Speaking shortly after receiving weapons from the repentant militants, the Chairman of […]
It was gathered that the Supreme Niger Delta Youth Council WorldWide, SNDYCW, has disowned the Niger Delta Avengers and the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta, MEND, describing their activities as “pure armed robbery.”
The President General of the Council, Prince Michael Newgent Eaton, stated this when the council met with the leadership of the Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF, in Kaduna on Thursday.
He noted categorically that members of the MEND and the Avengers should be arrested and prosecuted.
Ekamon remarked […]
Armed robbers have attacked a former member of the House of Representatives, Aliyu Kazeem, in the Surulere area of Lagos State.
It was gathered that the robbers, who the police said were also cult members, waylaid the former federal lawmaker at Coker Junction at about 11am on Friday.
It was learnt that the robbers attacked Kazeem’s convoy with guns, cutlasses and knives.
It was gathered that policemen from the Aguda, Bode Thomas and Surulere divisions went to the scene, leading to a shoot-out.
Two armed robbers who attacked a man identified as Sammy Bolaji while on his way to Ogun State have finally been caught as they were squandering the man’s money at a drinking joint in Lagos.
The duo identified as, Emmanuel Anyanwu, 39, an ex-convict and Kennedy Ujagbor, 42, a drug addict, were jointly arrested by the RRS officers at Cele Bus-stop.
The were arrested by the operatives of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of the Lagos State Police Command around Cele Bus-stop, […]
The Lagos state command today 15/9/2016 paraded 5 suspects arrested in connection with the robbery of one Wilson Obande Onazi (the father of Super Eagles player, Ifeanyi Onazi) on 12/09/2016. The suspects arrested are…
(1) Ali Adamu aged 20years of No. 11 perverge Street Gboko, Benue States
(2).Ogechukwu Ebuka aged 20years of No. 2 Kampala Rukuba Road, Jos, plateau States
(3). Joseph Ozoenieke aged 20years of no fixed address
(4) Kingsley David aged 20years of No. 16 Polo Field opposite, NEPA, Jos, Plateau State […]
Super Eagles midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi’s house, was on Monday attacked by four armed robbers.
This was was confirmed by the Eagles media officer, Toyin Ibitoye, who said the hoodlums took “valuable items including a white Toyota Highlander and an undisclosed amount of cash.”
Onazi’s father is also reported to have been assaulted by the robbers, after they gained entry into their home in Jos, Plateau State.
The player has also reacted to the incident and revealed that the thieves left a message saying […]
Three men – Godgift Gwenbe (29), Odum Atokaritou (35) and Napughi Duba (29) – suspected to have been involved in the killing of 10 persons, including nine policemen, were on Thursday arraigned before a Magistrate’s Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
The suspects were said to have shot and killed their the nine policemen and a banker during various bank robbery operations in different parts of the state.
Gwenbe, Atokaritou and Duba were arraigned on 18 counts of conspiracy, armed robbery, […]
A group of unidentified dare-devil assailants gallantly stormed the Lekki Phase 1 home, Lagos of Nigerian comedian, Basketmouth in commando style with valuables carted away.
Popular comedian, Bright Okpocha, also known as Basketmouth, and his family were unusually kept awake this morning, 7th of Spetember by armed robbers that stormed his home at the highbrow area of Lekki and held them at gunpoint.
The assailaints successfully carted away several valuables including the CCTV device to secure their operation and identities.
His close pal […]