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SOCIETY

Story Of George Iyamu, The Corrupt Police Man That Helped Anini And His Gang

George Iyamu was a corrupt Police officer back then in the 1980's, he worked for the notorious criminal Identified as Lawrence Anini. Back then in the 1980's the citizens of Nigeria were being terrorized by the infamous Lawrence Anini and his gang. Lawrence was popularly called the Law by people in the country.

  2 months ago ago
Story Of George Iyamu, The Corrupt Police Man That Helped Anini And His Gang

SOCIETY

Gang Leaders Whose Tragic End Should Serve As A Deterrent To Wannabe Criminals

Those who plan on going into crime should know the fate that likely awaits them. In this article, we will be looking at how some of the most notorious criminals in Nigeria's history met their tragic end 1. Lawrence Anini Lawrence Anini who was nicknamed 'The Law' is probably the most notorious armed robber in the history of Nigeria.

  2 months ago ago
Gang Leaders Whose Tragic End Should Serve As A Deterrent To Wannabe Criminals

POLITICS

Check out the photos of Delta state and Plateau state

As we all know, Delta State was created from the then Bendel State on 27th August 1991 by the then regime of General Ibrahim Babangida. Delta State is named after the delta region of the River Niger. Its capital is Asaba. It was created by the former Military President, Gen Ibrahim Babangida (Rtd), using the name "Delta" advanced by the Niger Delta region and "Asaba" another name advanced by the people of Anioma for the capital of the proposed "Anioma state."

  3 months ago ago
Check out the photos of Delta state and Plateau state

CULTURE

A Brief History Of Delta State.

Delta State was formed from the former Bendel State on August 27, 1991. Following agitations for the creation of separate distinct states by the Urhobos and Anioma regions, Delta state was created. The state was created by Gen Ibrahim Babangida (Rtd), the then military president.

  3 months ago ago
A Brief History Of Delta State.

SOCIETY

The Story Of How The Nigerian National Anthem And Pledge Were Formed

It was Pa Benedict Odiase that composed the current Nigerian National Anthem. He was born on August 25, 1934 and he died on June 12, 2013. He grew up in the previous Bendel State, he was not actually celebrated during his time as the composer of the Anthem.

  1 month ago ago
The Story Of How The Nigerian National Anthem And Pledge Were Formed

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Veteran Journalist Dies At 80; Pastor David Oyedepo Speaks About Nigeria

Another Prominent Nigerian Is Dead Photo Credit: Nigerian Tribune A veteran journalist and former Chief Press Secretary to Prof Ambrose Alli, former governor of Bendel State, Clement Okosun, has died. A statement by Ms Margret Okoh on behalf of the family and made available to journalists in Benin explained that the late Okosun died on May 20, 2021, at the age of 80.

  5 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Veteran Journalist Dies At 80; Pastor David Oyedepo Speaks About Nigeria

POLITICS

Meet Ambrose Alli, the man who was sentenced to 100 years in prison for mismanaging N983,000

Those who hail from Edo and Delta may have heard of Ambrose Folorunsho Alli. He was born on 29 September, 1929, in Idoani, Ondo State. He was a medical professor who served from 1979 to 1983 as the civilian governor of the old Bendel State, when the military head of state was President Muhammadu Buhari. When he was Governor of the old Bendel State, now Edo and Delta State, the Ondo State born ppolitician was well known for his transformative achievements in the education field. No wonder he was named in Ekpoma,

  9 months ago ago
Meet Ambrose Alli, the man who was sentenced to 100 years in prison for mismanaging N983,000

CRIME

33 Years After The Death Of The Notorious Armed Robber, Anini, See How His First Son Has Changed

If you were born before the year 1970, then you will surely know this man, Lawrence Anini who terrorized the then Bendel State, particularly in Benin City in the year 1986. The notorious armed robber who was born in 1970 was well known by others outside Nigeria and even the Nigerian Government had to intervene after several police officers lost their lives. His career as an armed robber got to a terrible state to the extent that he became a national threat and was even an issue in the country. The was involved

  1 year ago ago
33 Years After The Death Of The Notorious Armed Robber, Anini, See How His First Son Has Changed

CRIME

See How Evil Men like Eddy Na Nawgu, Badoo, Otokoto, Anini Ended after reigning Like Celebrities

These Evil Peole Once reigned in Nigeria, like Celebrities before Nemesis kept up with them. Anini of Benin City The time he was killed in public Execution by Police. Lawrence Anini was a dare-devil armed robber who ‘ruled’ the old Bendel State like a mythical king over a thousand thrones. He was believed to be invincible and had the power to appear and reappear. Some people even risked the heretic postulation that the gangster was a spirit, therefore, immortal. His name conjured so much trepidation that

  1 year ago ago
See How Evil Men like Eddy Na Nawgu, Badoo, Otokoto, Anini Ended after reigning Like Celebrities

EDUCATION

Checkout Honorable Patrick Obahiagbon`s educational Qualification

Hon. Patrick Obahiagbon, when he is not carrying out his political duties, he is busy making us grab our dictionaries as we try to understand his incredibly complex English. Now let us look at his educational qualification. According to Wikipedia, Patrict Obahiagbon, after completion of his primary school, he went to St. John Bosco Grammar School in Obiaja, for his secondary school education in Bendel State. He later proceeded to study law at the University of Benin, which he graduated in 1987. He also hold

  1 year ago ago
Checkout Honorable Patrick Obahiagbon`s educational Qualification

SPORTS

Simply A sight to behold Pictures of the Magnificent Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium that would impress you

When the stadium was picked to host the Super Eagles clash with the lone stars of Sierra Leone a lot of people wondered what wss so significant about the Samuel Ogbemudia stadium. Named after the two-time Governor of the old Bendel State, Dr. Samuel Ogbemudia, it has a seating capacity of 20,000 spectators with a good parking space. The pitch is an artificial FIFA approved turf with synthetic grasses and race courses. It also have pools as well a recreational space. But its most impressive feature is the fact

  1 year ago ago
Simply A sight to behold
Pictures of the Magnificent Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium that would impress you

SPORTS

"It's World Class"- Facts And Pictures Of The Only Stadium In Nigeria That Has VAR Technology

Unarguably, there are many sporting facilities in Nigeria where both local and national leagues are played, however, it's also undeniable that Nigeria is bereft of sporting facilities like the ones we have in developed countries. However, there's always one who stand out among the multiple. In Nigeria today, there's only one stadium that has Video Assisted Referee, VAR technology. And the stadium is the iconic Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Edo state. The Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Benin

  11 months ago ago

CRIME

Life and Death of Nigeria's notorious armed robber, Lawrence Anini

Today, we remember one the bad ordeal which happened in the history of Nigeria where a man called Lawrence Nomanyagbon Anini, rampage the whole State, killed and stole at his own will. He became a national threat who held sway in the old Bendel State (now called Edo and Delta State). He reigned in the 80's and his reign was a bloody one which prompted his discussion during the State Security Council meeting. Anini was born in 1960 in a village not too far from Benin city, dreadfully called known as "The Law"

  1 year ago ago
Life and Death of Nigeria's notorious armed robber, Lawrence Anini

SOCIETY

33 years after "The Notorious Armed Robber" Anini died, See how his First Son looks like

In the history of crime in Nigeria, one name that won't be easily forgotten is Lawrence Nomanyagbon Anini, shortened as "Anini." Most people may have heard stories of "Anini" and how he terrorized the old Bendel State especially its capital, the Benin City as far back as 1980s, while some others are living witnesses who remember the days of his terror. (Throwback photo of late Anini) Anini was one of Nigeria’s most notorious armed robber, his reign of terror reportedly reached an alarming state as to the point

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33 years after

POLITICS

Edo State Is Now A Very Beautiful Place To Visit, Check Out Pictures From The State

Edo State is a very beautiful state in South South geopolitical zone of Nigeria with Benin City, as its capital.

  8 months ago ago
Edo State Is Now A Very Beautiful Place To Visit, Check Out Pictures From The State

EDUCATION

COVID-19 vaccine arrives Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma

Ambrose Alli University (AAU) is a university in Nigeria established in 1981.It was established by the then governor of Bendel State (now Edo and Delta States), Professor Ambrose Folorunsho Alli (1979–1983).

  8 months ago ago
COVID-19 vaccine arrives Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma

EDUCATION

Delta State University (DELSU) Announces date for resumption

Hello everyone, please do well to click the follow button for more updates. Delta State University, Abraka has been historically recorded as a Centre of Education. It started as a Government Teachers’ Training College during the colonial era and some years into the post-colonial era. It became a College of Education that awarded Nigerian Certificate of Education (N.C.E.) from 1971-1985. In 1981, it was affiliated to the University of Benin, Benin City and consequently offered degree programmes from 1981 till

  1 year ago ago
Delta State University (DELSU) Announces date for resumption

POLITICS

Edo State At 29: See Obaseki's Message For The Citizens Of Edo

Today, Edo state governor Godwin Obaseki celebrate the 29th year anniversary of Edo state with both indigenous and non-indigenious people of the state.   He said that In the almost three decades of existence of Nigeria l as a nation, Nigeria have grown in leaps and bounds, providing the space for Nigerians to thrive, finding their purpose, despite prevailing difficulties, differences and individual persuasions. He added that since the inception of his administration, there have been concerted efforts to re-calibrate

  1 year ago ago
Edo State At 29: See Obaseki's Message For The Citizens Of Edo

SPORTS

Ikoyi Golf Course Is Most Expensive In Nigeria - Dr Oboh, Vice Captain Ikoyi Club

A medical expert and former athlete that represented old Bendel State in National Sports Festival, Dr Anthony Oboh who recently voted as the vice Captain of the prestigious Ikoyi Club 1938 Golf section in this chat with Olanrewaju Agiri explained the immense health benefits associated with the game of golf

  8 months ago ago
Ikoyi Golf Course Is Most Expensive In Nigeria - Dr Oboh, Vice Captain Ikoyi Club

ENTERTAINMENT

Meet composer of Nigeria`s National Anthem

Pa Benedict Odiase was born on August 25, 1934 and he was raised in Bendel State, now split between present-day Delta state and Edo state. Pa Benedict Odiase, work became the second indigenous post-independence anthem in 1978 and remains Nigeria`s National anthem till date. Pa Odiase, should have been a public figure since 1978 when he achieved that feat, but he chose a humble quiet life. In 1992 he retired as a Deputy Commissioner of police. Before Pa Odiase, compose the National Anthem, we hail thee was the

  1 year ago ago
Meet composer of Nigeria`s National Anthem