DELTA: Kidnapped DELSU lecturer, colleague’s son regain freedom

Delta State University lecturer, Abraka, Dr Boniface Anyanwu, who was abducted from his residence in Obiaruku last Saturday by unknown gunmen with a son of his colleague, Prof. Austin Nwachukwu, have been rescued from the kidnappers’ den. News men gathered on Tuesday that the kidnap victims regained their freedom on Monday night after an unnamed hunter stumbled upon them…

Queen Elizabeth confers Commonwealth Point of Light award on Nigerian woman [LOOK]

Itoro Eze-Anaba, a Lagos-based anti-rape campaigner and founder of Mirabel Centre, has been recognised for her work by Queen Elizabeth II of England. The Queen on Tuesday honoured Ms. Eze-Anaba with the Fourth Commonwealth Point of Light award for her role in helping victims of sexual assault, according to a statement signed by Joe Abuku,…

Outrage as Police PRO, Jimoh Moshood insults Governor Ortom, calls him a drowning man [TWEETS]

Governor Fayose had tweeted about how the police has turned itself to an organ of the All Progressives Congress (APC) government, acting as if its only duty is to protect the interests of President Muhammadu Buhari and his allies. The sour relationship between the Benue State Government and the Nigeria Police Force took a dramatic…

Shekau contradicts military in new video, claims control of Sambisa forest, in possession of police wives

Ahmad Sakilda, a journalist known for his coverage of the sect, also confirmed the new video on Twitter. “Abubakar Shekau looks and sounded weary in his latest video, but is he really the trouble now? The insurgency has developed beyond his reach. No doubt, #ISWAP is the future of the insurgency that we all have…

IBB’s spokesman sues police, media houses for N1 billion, requests fundamental rights enforcement

Kassim Afegbua, the media adviser to ex-Nigerian leader, Ibrahim Babangida, who was declared wanted by the police, has sued for fundamental rights enforcement. According to court filings, Mr. Afegbua is also requesting N1 billion in damages from the police, its spokesperson, Jimoh Moshood, and two media houses. Mr. Afegbua’s legal representative, Kayode Ajulo, filed the…