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Gbeleyi Abayomi Barely TWENTY-FOUR hours after the faction of the Edo State house of assembly headed by Hon Frank Okiye met and denounced the meeting of 17 lawmakers headed by speaker, Hon Victor Edoror was elected, the seventeen lawmakers met yesterday condemning what they termed deliberate destruction of the Anthony Enahoro Complex of the state …

Gbeleyi Abayomi 67 suspected members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra and a native doctor have been arrested by The police in Imo State on Wednesday for unlawful gathering. This was made known to newsmen by the state commissioner of police, Isaac Akinmoyede, in Owerri, the state capital.Mr Akinmoyede said the people were arrested …

Gbeleyi Abayomi The Oyo State Police Command on Thursday have confirmed the murder of popular traditional medical expert Alh. Fatai Yusuf (Aka Oko Oloyun). According to the news Yusuf was killed by unknown gunmen along Igbo-Ora-Eruwa Road. Confirming the sad incident, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Mr Gbenga Fadeyi, said Yusuf was killed around …

No fewer than seven people were reportedly killed during a violent clash between two rival cults in the Ijede area of Ikorodu, Lagos State. The state Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Bala Elkana, who confirmed the incident, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos, on Wednesday, that the KK and Eiye confraternities were involved in the …

…Asks Criminals To Surrender Illegal Firearms …Restricts VIO’s Operations To Three Hours Daily Members of secret cult groups in Lagos State have been asked to surrender illegal firearms in their possession and renounce their membership of criminal groups. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday announced amnesty for criminals and cultists operating in the State. The Governor’s …

Two lecturers, Adamu Chonoko of the Ahmadu Bello University Zaria and Umar Chonoko of the Kaduna Polytechnic, abducted 10 days ago in Kaduna, have escaped from their kidnappers’ den. The spokesperson of Kebbi indigenes resident in Kaduna and Garkuwan Wakilin Sarkin Zurun Kaduna, Garba Muhammad, confirmed the development to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) …

Lagos – The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Imohimi Edgal, on Monday redeployed the officer and men in charge of the Anti-Cultism Squad over alleged unprofessional conducts and corruption. The police spokesman in Lagos Command, CSP Chike Oti, said in a statement in Lagos that the move was to reposition and reinvigorate the command’s …

The Lagos State police command yesterday arrested one Mrs. Udeme Odibi, a lawyer, for allegedly butchering her husband with a kitchen knife and then attempting to kill herself, in their home at Diamond Estate, Sangotedo area of Lagos. The suspect, a native of Akwa Ibom State, was said to have butchered the deceased, Mr. Otike Odibi, …

• Islamic group vows more protest • Stakeholders seek release of Adeyanju It was violence yesterday as members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), also known as Shiites, clashed with the police in Abuja. A senior member of the group, Abdullahi Mohammed Musa, informed The Guardian on phone after the clash that one of …

The Lagos State Police Command has warned Lagosians to be careful of where they go for medical attention. The advice came following the arrest of a fake medical doctor, Abdulrahman Mohammed, who has allegedly practiced medicine for over four years in the Mushin area of the state. Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal, who paraded the …