A Russian man, Oleg Kirkunov, 54, has been arrested by police for allegedly killing his wife and his brother, after he caught them making love in the spare room in his house. Kirkunov told police his brother Evgeny had joined him and his wife Olga Sukhanova, 44, for a meal...
The bail application filed by the counsel to leader of Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibrahim El Zakzaky has been denied. A Kaduna State High Court sitting in the state capital has denied the bail application filed by counsel to the leader of Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibrahim El...
A Kaduna State High Court sitting in the state capital will today rule on the bail application filed by counsel to the leader of Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibrahim El Zakzaky and his wife. The IMN leader is facing trial over allegations of culpable homicide, unlawful assembly, and disruption...
Unknown gunmen on Tuesday shot and killed one Alhaji Nasiru Maimasara before kidnapping his daughter at Gachi quarters in Kankia Local Government Area of Katsina State. “When the gunmen invaded the area, they started shooting into the air as they entered the victims’ residence at Gachi quarters. The thief shot the...
COURT OF APPEAL IN APPEAL NO: CA/A/278/2018 BETWEEN TIJJANI MUSA TUMSAH V. FRN & ANOR. NULLIFIES CHIEF OKOI OBONO OBLA’S PROSECUTORIAL POWERS AS CHAIRMAN OF THE SPECIAL PRESIDENTIAL INVESTIGATIVE PANEL (SPIP) Yesterday, in a unanimous decision of the full panel of the Court of Appeal (Coram: Hussein Mukhtar, C. E....
TEXT OF THE PRESS BRIEFING ON UPDATE OF CORDON AND SEARCH OPERATION ON MISSING MAJOR GENERAL IDRIS M ALKALI (RETIRED) BY THE GENERAL OFFICER COMMANDING 3 DIVISION MAJOR GENERAL BENSON AKINROLUYO ON 26 OCT. 2018 Protocol Gentlemen of the press, you are all welcome to 3 Division Conference Room, venue...
The Nigerian Army says retired Major General Idris Alkali was killed and buried in a shallow grave in an area popularly known as, “No man’s land” located within the community. Read also General Alkali: Press briefing by the GOC 3 Div. after grave found General Officer Commanding 3 Division, Major General Benson Akinroluyo, made...
The Plateau State Police Command on Wednesday declared the Village Head of Dura Du and 7 other persons wanted in connection with the missing Major General Idris Alkali, the retired former Chief of Administration at Army headquarters. The Police said preliminary investigation into the disappearance of the retired officer showed...
Not fewer than four travellers were killed and four others hospitalized in a bus attack carried out by some youths in Bali village of Demsa Local Government Area of Adamawa. The Spokesman of the Adamawa State Police Command, SP Othman Abubakar, who confirmed the incident, said no arrest had been...
The Adamawa State Police Command has confirmed the killing of the five cattle traders in an attack carried out by suspected militiamen in Pasham, a village in Bali District of Demsa Local Government Area of Adamawa State. Spokesman of the command, SP Othman Abubakar, said Tuesday that preliminary investigation had...