Terrorists kidnap over 40 worshippers in Zamfara community as troops sustain operations 

  The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) Thursday said troops deployed to different theatres of operations across the country neutralised 974 terrorists and arrested 621 others in the month of February. The military high command also said it rescued 466 kidnapped hostages ...

FCT Police nab car snatchers, robbers, recover 9 cars, fake $300,000

Operatives of the FCT Police Command have arrested three suspect specialised in car snatching and robbery in the Abuja and its environs. Commissioner of Police in Charge of the FCT, CP Ben Igweh, while parading the suspects said the operatives ...

Kaduna: Police foil terrorists’ kidnap attempt, recover AK-47 rifle

  Operatives of Kaduna state Police Command have foiled an attempt by bandits to kidnap motorists along the Tumburku - Galadimawa road, while recovering an AK-47 rifle, three magazines of ammunition and two Bajaj operational motorcycles. The Kaduna state Police ...

Assistant murders church pastor in Osun

A Presiding Priest of the Celestial Church of Christ at Omitoto, Ile-Ife, Osun State, Evangelist Moris Fadehan, was allegedly murdered by his assistant, Lekan Ogundipe. Findings showed that the incident happened on Monday February 26, 2024 and the suspect has ...

Wicked World! How tenant planned, killed community’s president general in Anambra 

Sources have claimed that one of the suspects, Mr Silas Onyima, who killed the President General of Umuoji community in Idemili North Local Government Area (LGA), Anambra state, was a tenant the deceased issued with a quit notice some days ...

Police arraign 2 for unlawful possession of firearms in Osun

Osun state police command, Monday, arraigned two persons - Agbebunmi Abiodun and Ogundare Olamilekan, before a federal high court sitting in Osogbo for conspiracy and unlawful possession of firearms. The prosecutor, Francis Ossai, told the court that the suspects were ...

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Jigawa: How Borno IDPs recovered losses, built fortune in fish business decade after Boko Haram attack

In the wake of Boko Haram menace in Nigeria, especially in the Northeast, many victims were displaced from their homes. Different camps were created by governments, non-governmental organisations and some concerned individuals, where internally displaced persons were accommodated. In this ...

PDP, APC, LP others brace for Edo guber race

The race to Edo state Government House has started on a bumpy note as leading political party’s elect their flag bearers, KEHINDE OSASONA writes. The ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), alongside other political parties in Edo state, including the All ...

Patrick Anwuzia, Nenadi Usman: Where are they now?

The names of the trio: Patrick Anwuzia, Nenadi Usman, and Idi Hong, will certainly not be missing if there is a roll call of Nigerians who made headlines in their time. In this report, SUNNY IDACHABA asks: Where are they ...



Owerri: Customs intercepts N5.35bn contraband, N152m from importers in 2023

The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), Federal Operations Unit (FOU), Zone C, Owerri, recovered N5. 5billion from smugglers and fraudulent importers from January -December, 2023. Blueprint gathered that the unit intercepted ...

FG acquires 10 mobile power substations

The Minister of Power, Chief Adebayo Adelabu, has disclosed that the Federal Government has acquired about 10 mobile power substations to tackle challenges of fault on the substation nationwide. A ...

MTN Nigeria apologises, explains reason for service disruption

MTN Nigeria has apologised to ir providedd customers and offered an explanation for the service disruption experienced by its subscribers on Wednesday, attributing the issue to multiple fibre cuts. The ...


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