Category: Crime

Unmasking A Jihadi Masquerade: The many faces of Pantami

Unmasking A Jihadi Masquerade: The many faces of Pantami

...It is no longer a conspiracy theory ...There is now hard evidence. BY DAVID HUNDEYIN APR 15, 2021 Nigerian Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Ali Isa Ibrahim Pantami is a man of many descriptions. To some, he is a bright-eyed, relentlessly intelligent and academically competent Young Turk, who has found his way into the … Continue reading Unmasking A Jihadi Masquerade: The many faces of Pantami

My Candid Thought on Insecurity

We are faced with a realization after close to six years of a president who was never prepared for the job no matter how affiliated we are politically, religiously or tribally. The sacrosanctity of this truth cannot be debated. Two of the major challenges Nigeria was faced with were corruption and insecurity, however, let's leave … Continue reading My Candid Thought on Insecurity

Arrest, prosecution and punishment of nine persons in connection with the attack on Soludo

The news of the arrest of nine persons in connection with the vicious attack on March 31 at the Isuofia Civic Centre in Aguata Local Government Area on Professor Chukwuma Soludo, erstwhile Central Bank of Nigeria Governor and a leading aspirant in the forthcoming primary election of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) as Anambra … Continue reading Arrest, prosecution and punishment of nine persons in connection with the attack on Soludo

I was sold 4 times to human traffickers- Libyan returnee

A 31-year-old man from Edo, Mr Terry Ikponmwosa has narrated how he was sold four times by human traffickers in Nigeria before he could get to Libya en route to Europe, where he hoped for a good life. Ikponmwosa, in an interview with on Friday in Benin, said he was taken into modern-day slavery in … Continue reading I was sold 4 times to human traffickers- Libyan returnee

Crime: Six-year-old girl defiled and murdered in Kaduna

Inside a populated community called Kurmi Marshi, Kaduna North local government area of Kaduna State, another six-year-old old girl lifeless body suspected to have been defiled and killed has been recovered. On June 28, while locals were in their houses due to the lockdown orchestrated by COVID-19, early risers had woke up to the gory … Continue reading Crime: Six-year-old girl defiled and murdered in Kaduna

Mother kills her children over second wife

A house wife in Kano identied as Hauwa has allegedly killed two of her children over rivalry and because her husband, one Ibrahim Haruna Aminu married a second wife. The deceased kids were identified as Yusuf (5-year-old) and the Zahra'u (3-year-old). Reports gathered from their neighbors reveals that the incident occurred on Saturday morning in … Continue reading Mother kills her children over second wife

Bandits kidnap Mother of 3, damand N30m ransom in kaduna

Bandits kidnap Mother of 3, damand N30m ransom in kaduna

By Udeh Gabriel, Kaduna A mother of three children have been reportedly kidnapped in kaduna town by armed gunmen.A family member of the victim who disclosed the information to our Correspondent in anonymity said they were contact on Friday by the bandits taken custody of the woman and demanded for N30 million ransom. The woman … Continue reading Bandits kidnap Mother of 3, damand N30m ransom in kaduna

Banditry: Kaduna under siege as scores kidnapped in Chikun LG again

Banditry: Kaduna under siege as scores kidnapped in Chikun LG again

By Udeh Gabriel, Kaduna Kaduna, the defunct capital of northern region is under siege following the incessant invasion of the various communities by armed bandits.Within a spate of one week, more than 32 people have been abducted including women and children, while many others escaped with serious bullets in injuries.Most of the operations took place … Continue reading Banditry: Kaduna under siege as scores kidnapped in Chikun LG again