Thursday, December 2, 2021

States

December 1, 2021

Police dock 12 Bayelsa women for blocking road construction with charms

The women were protesting the exclusion of their community from an ongoing construction.

Women protesting
December 1, 2021

Ebonyi: Man arraigned over murder of two persons

The magistrate did not take the defendant’s plea due to lack of jurisdiction.

Ebonyi Commissioner of Police, Aliyu Garba
December 1, 2021

Civil defence officers undergo psycho test in Sokoto

The evaluation was to ascertain the mental state of the personnel.

NSCDC psycho test in Sokoto
December 1, 2021

Navy intercepts 408 drums of diesel; arrests 35 over pipelines vandalism in Akwa Ibom

The navy also impounded 408 drums of AGO, 40 drums of PMS mixed with oil and 906 empty drums.

Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) BEECROFT
December 1, 2021

Man sent to Kirikiri over defilement of 12-year-old

Although the defendant begged the girl not to tell anyone, she narrated to her mother what happened.

A man in handcuffs used to illustrate the story
December 1, 2021

Lagos: Ikorodu men jailed for abduction, gang rape

The defendants had accosted the victim on her way back from work, covered her mouth, forcefully put her on their motorcycle and took her to their house.

December 1, 2021

AnambraDecides: Court dismisses suit challenging Soludo’s qualification

Ruling on Wednesday, the court dismissed a suit challenging the duo’s qualification for the November 6 Anambra governorship election.

Chukwuma Soludo
December 1, 2021

Boat ferrying students capsizes, 20 die, 15 missing

“There are 20 deaths,” Mr Ganduje explained. “Seven persons have been admitted to the hospital, and another eight others were found this morning.”

December 1, 2021

Gov. Umahi suspends civil servants over killing of construction workers

“I can rid the hoodlums within 72, and the stakeholders should heed to the directive to prevent a different story on Effium community,” he said.

David Umahi
December 1, 2021

IPOB member killed while trying to kidnap doctors, nurses: Army

“The troops afterwards went after the hoodlums and made contact with them at Amauju, Isu LGA of Imo where they were found enforcing the illegal sit at home order.”