A National Diploma holder of a polytechnic in Delta State, Anene Odikose, has been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command for impersonation.
He was apprehended by operatives attached to the Anti-Robbery Squad of the Agbado division on Monday during a stop-and-search at a checkpoint on Matogun Road, Oke-Aro, in the Ifo Local Government Area of the state, where he lives.
The suspect, who hails from Aniocha North, Delta State, told Newsmen Metro that he was dismissed in 2011 while undergoing training […]
Military personnel and policemen on Friday prevented an irate mob from setting ablaze a filling station in Onitsha, Anambra, after a security guard shot dead a middle-aged man over N500.
The incident occurred at about 10.00 a.m. at Ona-Jones Oil filling station near the Nkpor flyover on Enugu-Onitsha expressway, Nkpor, near Onitsha.
An eyewitness said that soldiers and policemen arrived the scene and dispersed the mob, while they were mobilising to set the filling station ablaze.
He said, “Trouble started when the victim […]
Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, The Minister of Transportation, on Thursday said the federal government has fixed the cost of travelling on the newly completed Abuja to Kaduna rail lines at N500 per passenger per trip on the economy class.
Answering reporters’ questions after the final inspection of the project which is due for inauguration by President Muhammadu Buhari next week in Abuja, he said the test run has been on for more than a month with passengers being ferried from Kaduna to […]
An unnamed man was on Wednesday morning apprehended in Lagos State for allegedly aiding witch doctors.
The man, believed to be in his late 20s, reportedly confessed to stealing ladies’ under-wears and sold them to witch doctors, popularly known as ‘babalawo’.
He claimed to be an indigene of Akinmorin in the Afijio Local Government area of Oyo State.
After a mob descended on him, he said he usually went round to steal female panties hung outside.
He confessed to have been in the business […]