• Unknown gunmen kill APC lawyer in Rivers

    Unknown gunmen kill APC lawyer in Rivers

    Unknown gunmen in the early hours of Monday murdered one of the counsels to the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State, and popular human right activist, Barrister Ken Atsuwete, in Aluu community in Ikwerre local government area of Rivers State.

    Atsuwete, who is one of the leading cousels to the detained chieftain of the APC and former chairman of Asari-Toru local government area of the state, Hon. Ojukaye Flag-Amachree, was abducted by the gunmen from his residence, who later shot […]

  • Unknown gunmen kidnap former Reps Speaker’s father in Benue

    Unknown gunmen kidnap former Reps Speaker’s father in Benue

    Tsegba Gbor, father of the former speaker pro tempore of the House of Representatives, Terngu Tsegba, was kidnapped by unknown gunmen in Gboko, Gboko Local Government Area (LGA) of Benue State Saturday night.

    The kidnappers are yet to make a demand for ransom.

    A source said the victim did not pick his phones at the time of the kidnap, which is probably why they were yet to make their demands known to the family.

    When newsmen visited the family house of the victim […]

  • Unknown Gunmen Kill Five Policemen, Including DSP, In Rivers

    Unknown Gunmen Kill Five Policemen, Including DSP, In Rivers

    Unknown gunmen in the early hours of Monday killed five policemen, including a Deputy Superintendent of Police, Mr. Nasiru Halidu.

    The policemen were ambushed by their assailants in Okobe, Ahoada West LGA of Rivers State, along the East-West road at about 3am.

    The victims were coming from Yobe State where they went on a special duty and were on their way back to Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital when they were attacked.

    State Police Public Relations Officer, Mr. Ahmad Muhammad, who was almost […]