Police charge mother for shooting son to death

A 17-year-old boy, Christopher Perry has been shot to death by his mother, Angeligue Renee Chase. She has subsequently be charged with first- and second-degree murder, manslaughter, assault in the first degree, and firearm use in the death of her son on February 23 When the Prince George’s County Police Department arrived at the scene,……

3 Bakassi Men Killed, Others Injured In Abia Shooting

Three men belonging to the Bakassi Vigilante group were killed yesterday in a shootout by unknown gunmen. The men of the Vigilante group were reportedly attacked in broad daylight along the Aba Owerri road in Aba. Reports indicated that the shooting took place before the MCC Junction, opposite Seventh Day Adventist Church (Sabbath), opposite Toonak.……

Presidency explains shooting in Presidential Villa

Buhari The Presidency has reassured that the Presidential Villa, Abuja, the seat of Power, is safe and well secured to all citizens and foreigners alike. Malam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the President, gave the reassurance in a statement he issued in Abuja on Thursday. He explained that the…

FLASH| Gunmen Abduct 15 Oil Workers

Unknown Gunmen have abducted 15 workers of Nestoil in Rivers State A police spokesman in Rivers state said Saturday that the oil workers were on their way to the facility in Port Harcourt when they were kidnapped late on Friday. “Fifteen oil workers, including their driver, were abducted yesterday (Friday) by unknown gunmen who hijacked their…

Season II Of Tomorrow Is Now Under way

Adnom Communications Limited, producers of TV programme, ‘Tomorrow is Now’ is at the verge of completing the shooting of the season II of the television programme. According to the producer of the programme, Nurudeen Abiola who also doubles as the production manager, shooting of the new season II of the project started in the second…

Abduction of IPOB Activists and Their Imminent Death in DSS Custody | STATEMENT

By Intersociety Following a high number of incidences of suspected death of Nigerian citizens in the custodies of the security agencies and recent violent attacks launched by security forces in some high profile prisons across the country, the leadership of International Society for Civil Liberties & the Rule of Law (Intersociety) is deeply concerned that…

Funke Akindele Tasks Nollywood Producers On Moral Lesson

Nollywood has come a long way. Gone are the days where bad equipment and generally bad movies with good moral lessons were the norm, but in recent times, film makers make use of good equipment, better actors but zero moral lessons. This needs to change. Funke Akindele’s movie Jenifa, helped in educating young ladies about…

KUJE PRISON RIOT | Inmates angry over ban on use of Cellphones

Following the seizure of inmates’ cell phones in Kuje Prison by officials of the Nigeria Prison Service in the early hour of Monday, tension which almost led to a jail-break was witnessed. Report had it that there was a riot in the federal prison fa­cility, but was quickly brought under control. One of the officials…

Nasarawa to compensate dead workers as Ngige expresses Buhari’s anger

The Nasarawa State Government has agreed to pay compensation to the two workers who lost their lives during a rally over protracted labour crisis rocking the state. The police shot four workers out of which two later died in the rally on July 29. Shooting occurred as a delegation of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC)…