• Protests in Edo turn bloody as protesters clash, injure 12

    Protests in Edo turn bloody as protesters clash, injure 12

    A melodrama occurred at the King Square in Benin City when suspected thugs clashed with members of the Civil Society Organisation, leaving not less than 12 persons severely injured and 2 vehicles destroyed.

    Members of the Civil Society  were protesting yesterday over the pension entitlement  bill passed by the Edo State House of Assembly for former governor, Adams Oshiomhole and his deputy, Dr Pius Odubu,  to  build N200 million and N100 million mansion  at any location of their choice.

    Trouble, however, started […]

  • Bus crushes two to death, injure seven in Ogun

    Bus crushes two to death, injure seven in Ogun

    Two persons lost their lives while seven others were injured in an auto crash which occurred in front of the abandoned Gateway Hotel, Ota, in Ado Odo/Ota Local Government Area of Ogun State on Saturday around 6.10am.

    It was gathered that those who died were crushed to death in the accident which involved two trucks, that were travelling to Lagos.

    The Public Relations Officer, Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Agency, Babatunde Akinbiyi, said one of the trucks with number plate, KJA […]

  • Suspected Fulani herdsmen kill over 26 persons, injure many others in Benue

    Suspected Fulani herdsmen kill over 26 persons, injure many others in Benue

    In what seemed like a coordinated attacks, suspected Fulani herdsmen yesterday allegedly attacked four Benue communities killing over 26 persons, injuring many others and razing several houses and huts.

    The attacks came on the heels of Saturday’s invasion of Dusa villages in Turan council ward of Logo local government, where a Village Head and five others were killed.

    It was gathered that the villages affected in the latest attacks were Uzaar in Tombo, Anyii in Logo local government and Vase in Ukum […]