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NSCDC arrests suspected oil thieves in Akwa Ibom

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Akwa Ibom Command, has arrested two suspected smugglers and seized 3,000 litres of suspected adulterated Automotive Gas Oil. The diesel was concealed in a truck laden with yoghurt drink. The state Commandant of NSCDC, Mr Samuel Fadeyi, said these while briefing newsmen at …

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Soldiers kill businessman in car at Owerri checkpoint.

Five days after allegedly killing a 100-level student of the Imo State University, Divine Nwaneri, in front of the state Government House, soldiers have allegedly shot and killed a businessman, Noel Chigbu. The victim’s elder brother and spokesman for the family, Tobechi Chigbu, said on Monday that the military men …

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Armed forces remain loyal to Buhari, won’t take over –DHQ

The Defence Headquarters on Monday restated its loyalty to the President Muhammadu Buhari, saying it has no intention to take over power. Nigeria returned to democratic rule in 1999 after decades of dark despotic military rule. The country’s democracy has, however, be plagued with a number of challenges with many …

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