Gunmen kill man, abducts 2 children in Abuja

Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have killed a man, Ayuba Chashe, and abducted his two children at the Yebu community in Kwali Area Council of FCT. The Chairman of Kwali…

US: White officer charged with murder in shooting of black woman

Texas police officer Aaron Dean shot and killed Atatiana Jefferson as she stood inside her home on Saturday morning A white police officer who shot and killed an African American…

Kidnapped NSCDC officers regain freedom after paying N5m ransom

Four Nigerian Security Defence Corps (NSCDC) officers and 5 civilians they were kidnapped with, have regained their freedom after paying a N5m ransom.  The NSCDC officers who were kidnapped alongside five civilians…

Nigerian student shot dead by his neigbor over “loud music” in US

A Nigerian student was shot and killed by his neighbor after they reportedly got into an argument over loud music. 18-year-old Oluwafemi Oyerinde, a freshman at the Kennesaw State University in Georgia…

‘Tortured’ and shackled pupils freed from Nigerian Islamic school

Police in northern Nigeria have freed 67 people who had been found shackled at an Islamic boarding school, officials say. The pupils, between the ages of seven and 40, told…

Nigeria’s tech community launches a campaign against alleged police harassment

The tech community in Nigeria, Africa’s most populous country, is fighting back against what its leaders say is alleged police harassment and extortion of tech workers. The campaign, titled #StopRobbingUs,…

35 Abuja judges to hear 16,000 cases

The 35 judges of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Abuja are to preside over 16,000 cases in the new legal year beginning on Monday, the Chief…

Gunmen storm school, kidnap siblings

Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers on Monday struck at Issele-Azagba near Asaba, Delta State and whisked away two children from a private school. Our correspondent learnt that the armed men…

Boko Haram war just starting — Shekau

Following Borno State Governor, Prof. Babagana Zulum’s recent call, urging the Boko Haram terrorist sect members to turn away from their violent ways, and embrace peace towards returning to normal…

EFCC Transfers Maina’s Son To Police For Prosecution Over Illegal Gun Possession

Abdulrasheed Maina