1: Another church general overseer loses son.
Pastor Elijah Abina, the General Overseer of 65-year-old church, The Gospel Faith Mission International, has lost his son, Emmanuel Folorunso, just as the tragedy of Pastor Dare Adeboye, Pastor Enoch Adeboye's son hit the country during the week.
SaharaReporters learnt that the son of 85-year-old Pastor Abina, who is also a founding father of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, died on Wednesday, April 28, eight days before the Adeboyes’ bereavement, but the press release was released last week.
Emmanuel reportedly died after a brief illness.
2: Hoodlums raze police station in Abia.
Ubani Market Police Station in Bende Local Government Area of Abia State has been razed by hoodlums suspected to be members of the Indigenous People of Biafra.
According to DailyTrust, the attack by the men who were armed happened in the early hour of Sunday.
No life was lost in the incident as officers of the station were relocated from the place to a station close to TradeMoore Housing Estate days before.
This is the latest attack on a police facility in the South-East region.
3: Nigeria can’t survive another civil war, APC chieftain warns.
ABUJA- National chairmanship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Alhaji Salihu Mustapha has warned against inciting comments capable of plunging the country into another civil war and instead seek peaceful means of resolving conflicts.
This is as Mustapha argued that only peaceful Nigeria will make possible the conduct of the 2023 general elections to birth a new government.
He disclosed this yesterday in a statement he personally signed and made available to newsmen in Abuja.
4: Bandits kill 11 villagers to revenge informant’s death.
Bandits on a revenge mission yesterday afternoon reportedly killed 11 villagers and injured others when they attacked Tsatskiya community in Safana local government area of Katsina State.
The reprisal attack by the notorious bandits was to avenge the death of one of their informant from Hakon Kartakawa village who was killed by an angry mob last week, a source said.
Scores of villagers from Tsatskiya and other neighbouring villages in Safana LGA were reported to have escaped to Dutsima town to seek refuge following the attack.
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