Gunmen have killed three policemen and injured two persons while setting a police vehicle ablaze at the Ezeiweka area of the commercial city of Onitsha, Anambra State. It was gathered that the two persons injured were also cops during the shooting incident at a security post mounted by the police operatives.
The Yobe Police Command says it has arrested a 22-year-old Yobe housewife, Khadija Yakubu, for allegedly Killing three Stepchildren with Poison in Potiskum town, Yobe State. The incident occurred at Makara-Huta area of Potiskum in the early hours of Friday when the three deceased drank a poisoned tea allegedly prepared by their stepmother. ASP Dungus Abdulkarim, the Police Public Relations Officer in the Yobe State Police Command, confirmed the incident, noting that the suspect had been apprehended. According to him, the victims were; Umar Alh Haruna, aged 12; Ahmed Alh Haruna, aged 9; Maryam Alh Haruna, aged 11 as well as a 7-year-old Zainab Alh Haruna.
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has listed six Nigerians among 38 global financiers of terrorism and other criminal activities. According to WAM news agency, the information was released on Monday during the UAE’s federal cabinet meeting in Abu Dhabi. The six Nigerians are Abdurrahaman Ado Musa, Salihu Yusuf Adamu, Bashir Ali Yusuf, Muhammed Ibrahim Isa, Ibrahim Ali Alhassan, and Surajo Abubakar Muhammad.
Police disclose is has arrested twconnection to the murder of killing of Abdulkarim Na-Allah, the eldest son of Senator Bala Ibn Na-Allah by the Kaduna State Police Command. Senator Na’Allah represents Kebbi South senatorial district in the National Assembly. ASP Mohammed Jalige, the Command’s Public Relations Officer, confirmed that the two suspects were arrested a week ago in Kaduna. The state PPRO said, "We have two suspected killers of Abdulkareem Na'Allah in our custody. One other is at large." “Yes two suspects were arrested a week ago in Kaduna,” he added.o suspects in
Olajide, the younger brother of Omoyele Sowore, Sahara Reporters’ Publisher and human rights activist, has been murdered. Sowore, who announced the death in a Facebook post on Saturday said his brother was killed by suspected herdsmen operating as kidnappers in Edo state. According to him: “My immediate younger brother, Olajide Sowore was today shot and killed near Okada in Edo state by reportedly herdsmen /kidnappers on his way from Igbinedion University in Edo state where he is studying Pharmacy. “They snuffed out the life of yet another real human being! Rest In Power, “Dr. Mamiye!” “This act in itself will not delay their day of justice.”