• 95 Auchi Poly students remanded in prison

    95 Auchi Poly students remanded in prison

    No fewer than 95 part-time students of the Auchi Polytechnic, Auchi, who were arrested during a violent protest at the institution, have been remanded in prison custody.‎

    The part-time students who were protesting against the school’s policy of no school fees, no examination, introduced by the Acting Rector of the institution, Jimoh Bramah, were accused of destroying properties worth millions of naira.

    Items destroyed by the rampaging students include vehicles and school buildings.

    Edo State Commissioner of Police, Chris Ezike, who visited the […]

  • Man, 62, remanded in prison for shooting couple in Ekiti

    Man, 62, remanded in prison for shooting couple in Ekiti

    A 62- year-old man, James Sunday was on Wednesday remanded in prison custody by an Ado-Ekiti Magistrate Court for allegedly shooting a couple in front of their house.

    It was gathered that the Police Prosecutor, Sgt. Monica Ikebuilo told the court that the accused committed the offence on May 6, at Ago Aduloju area, Ado-Ekiti.

    She alleged that the accused, on the said date, unlawfully attempted to kill a couple, Unwankwo Emmanuel and Chiwodu Emmanuel by shooting them with a gun in […]