A military court martial in Sokoto State has granted bail to a lance corporal, Idakpini Martins, seven months after he was detained. The soldier’s lawyer, Tope Akinyode, confirmed the development to PREMIUM TIMES in a telephone interview on Thursday.
At least two people have been killed again by bandits at Chikaji village in Igabi local government area of Kaduna state. The latest incident comes less than 24 hours after three people, including a hunter, were killed in the...
Unknown gunmen in Kogi state have kidnapped 18 traders from Kano state who were on a commercial journey to Abia state. The victims, all from the popular Kantin Kwari textile market, were traveling to Aba in Abia state to...
A suspected gang of gun-totting armed robbers have killed the general overseer of a local church in Warri, Delta State. The cleric, identified as Kelvin Orumor, was reportedly shot dead on Tuesday at about 7:00 p.m at Edjeba area...
A lecturer in Ken Saro Wiwa Polytechnic, Bori, Rivers State, James Finwe, has been kidnapped by yet to be identified gunmen from his residence. It was gathered that Finwe was kidnapped from his residence at Igwurutali, in Ikwerre local...
Two people were killed in Kizachi Village of Kauru local government area of Kaduna state Monday evening. The victims were ambushed by unknown gunmen between Bakin Kogi and Narido village, as they made their way from Bakin Kogi Market.
Nigeria Navy Ship, Pathfinder, Iwofe, Port Harcourt, Rivers State is in a deep face off with its host, Iwofe Community, over the alleged arrest of chiefs and elders of the area. It was gathered that selected leaders of the...
Residents of Bonny Local Government Area of Rivers State on Monday protested on the Island lamenting over incessant attacks and killings by pirates on their waterway for many years. The protesters who are mostly youths resident on Bonny Island told...
The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, has again defended the decision of President Muhammadu Buhari to keep the service chiefs despite persistent calls for their sack. Shehu, while featuring on a...
The senator representing Osun West Senatorial District, Adelere Oriolowo, was reportedly attacked by gunmen on Sunday during a meeting of members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the district. Mr Oriolowo was rushed out of the meeting that...