Crime

Vigilante commander beheaded in Rivers

Gunmen suspected to be cultists have killed and beheaded the commander of a disbanded local vigilante group codenamed OSPAC in Umudioga, Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State. The vigilante commander identified as Alex Uwazuruike was killed on Tuesday night by the gunmen who stormed the community, even as his …

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Banditry: 6 killed, 11 arrested in Imo

The Imo State Police Command said it has killed six suspected bandits and arrested eleven of them in Omuma, Oru East Local Government Area of Imo State. The State Commissioner of Police, Abutu Yaro, said this in Owerri, on Tuesday, while parading the suspected bandits, adding that they were arrested …

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Tweeps-There’s more to Ebeano supermarket burning

Nigerians have reacted to the closed-circuit television footage showing how a 9-year-old girl set fire to the multi-million naira shopping centre, Ebeano Supermarket in Lokogoma, Abuja on July 17. The girl had accompanied her mother to the supermarket to shop during which she wandered on her own to the section …

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Gunmen storms Gov Uzodinma’s hometown, kill DPO

Six bandits were on Monday night killed when police and unknown gunmen engaged in a gun duel at Omuma town in the Oru East Local Government Area of Imo State. Omuma, which is the home town of the Imo Governor, Hope Uzodinma, had experienced gunmen’s invasion, including the killing of …

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