• Edo election: Six arrested for violating movement restriction

    Edo election: Six arrested for violating movement restriction

    Edo election: A combined security team set up to monitor the Edo governorship election has arrested six persons for disobeying restriction of movement order.

    Mr Amadin Osayande, Edo Comptroller of Prisons and member of the team, told newsmen in Benin that the suspects were arrested at Welfare junction, Upper Sakponba road, Ikpoba-Okha Local Government Area, on Wednesday.

    Osayande said that four men and two women were arrested inside a commercial bus during  the election.

    He also said that the suspects said they were […]

  • Six arrested for Abuja female preacher’s murder

    Six arrested for Abuja female preacher’s murder

    At least six persons have been arrested in connection with the Saturday murder of a female pastor in Abuja, the nation’s seat of power.

    This came as the Commissioner of Police in charge of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Mr. Alkali Usman, has ordered the Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, to lead investigations into the gruesome murder of the 40-year-old Deaconess Eunice Olawale.

    Olawale, who was an assistant pastor in the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), […]