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...
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...
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...
A suspected vandal, identified as Isah Yusuf, has been electrocuted in Karu, a satellite town in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. The deceased who was said to be a Vulcaniser was found dangling on the power lines by Total Academy near CBN quarters, Karu, on Wednesday morning by residents of...
The Nigerian Air Force says its Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation Lafiya Dole has destroyed a Boko Haram Terrorist (BHT) Training Camp in Malkonory, and also destroyed a BHT vehicle near Tumbun Rego in Northern Borno. Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, who disclosed...
The Plateau State Police Command has confirmed that a soldier attached to the Special Military Task Force, codenamed Operation Safe Haven, was killed in Konan Soja area of Jos North Local Government Area of the state as gunmen successfully abducted a 21-year-old, Hafsat Gambo to an unknown destination. Police spokesperson...