Wife kills self, hubby, 3 kids in Makurdi

The Police Command in Benue has confirmed the killing of a man and his three children by his wife, who also took her life. “The man, Mr Nicholas Adetsav, a staff of Makurdi Local Government Council, and his children, were killed on Friday night in Makurdi. His wife, who we believe is responsible for the…

Idoma group seeks justice for rape victim

A group in Idoma land, Ochetoha K’ Idoma (formerly Idoma National Forum), has condemned in its totality the rape and murder of 13-year-old girl, Elizabeth Ochanya Ogbaje. Ogbaje an Idoma indigene suffered severe sexual abuse for five years and eventually died in the hands of her guardian one Mr. Andrew Ogbuja a lecturer and his…

Bademosi’s suspected killer arrested in Ondo

Men of the Ondo State Police Command paraded the suspected killer of Chief Ope Bademosi in Akure, the state capital. Bademosi was allegedly stabbed to death last Wednesday by his cook, Sunday Afobale in his Park View residence in Lagos State. Afobale was arrested in Ondo town, headquarters of Ondo West Local Government Area of…

PHOTOS: Man jumps into Lagos Lagoon, dies

A man has reportedly jumped into the Lagos Lagoon from the Third Mainland Bridge. According to the Twitter handle of the Lagos State Rapid Response Squad, @rrslagos767, the man jumped into the Lagoon on Friday. With the assistance of the Marine Police and local divers, the body was recovered. “A man has jumped into the…

IG’s men storm church, arrest suspect while praying

When operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Special Intelligence Response Team (IRT) started tracking a suspected thief, they never bargained that they would find him in the house of God, fervent in prayers. But this was exactly what played out between operatives and the suspect, David Olaniyan. Indeed, operatives were said to have been shocked…