The daughter of a Pastor allegedly killed in Kano State has spoken concerning the gruesome killing of her father. The lady, Victoria Yohana, talked during the service of songs programme held in honour of her deceased father, Pastor Shuaibu Yohana. The deceased was the leader of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Sumaila Local Government Area (LGA).
More details have emerged concerning the recent bank robbery operation in the Iragbiji town of Osun state. Iragbiji is a town and capital of Boripe Local Government Area, Osun State (LGA). Recently, Osun State has been experiencing security challenges ranging from thuggery to kidnapping and armed robbery.
Cameroonian forces have been invading Nigeria for long. Such incursions occurred three times in 2017 alone, where Cameroonian soldiers killed a Nigerian and a Cameroonian refugee in Danare, Boki Local Government Area (LGA). In January 2018 Cameroonian soldiers invaded Nigerian communities in Cross River State for the second time in three weeks.
Powerful leaders in the country from major political parties continue to use the political game to rally supporters for their victory in the 2023 elections. Okezie Victor Ikpeazu has led to the expulsion of another 2,000 members from the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) to the ruling party in the Abia State People Democratic Party, PDP.
(Photos Credit: Google) Police arrest 3 kidnap suspects in Niger The police command in Niger has arrested three suspects over alleged kidnapping in Nasko Local Government Area (LGA) of the state. (Photos Credit: Vanguard) Mr Monday Kuryas, the state Commissioner of Police disclosed this when he spoke with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Minna on Sunday.
There are so many communities in Cross River State that have little or no government presence. In this article we will take Bekwarra as a case study. The people of Bekwarra Local Government of Cross River State have lamented the absence of government support for a very long time.
The incident occurred 24 hours after the youths in the LGA clashed with the Army. A soldier was ambushed and killed before the military came for a reprisal attack. Unknown gunmen burned down monarch's Palace in Ohaji/Egbema Local Government Area of Imo State. The yet to be identified men stormed the Palace with explosives and when they could not find the traditional ruler and his wife they set the house and other properties blaze.
Councilors under the umbrella of Cross River State Councillors Forum, which draws membership from all 18 Local government areas, covering 196 political wards in the state, have expressed dissatisfaction with the manner they have been treated by their local government chairmen after their election and subsequent swearing-in to the office more than a year ago.
Late last month, a legion of some dreaded bandits reportedly attacked a military formation in Sabon Birni Local Government Area (LGA) of Sokoto State. And in the horrible invasion, a number of the members of the Joint Task Forces (JTF), including soldiers, police and NSCDC forces, was said to have been killed.
At about 9.00pm Thursday night, there was an out break of fire at Ubakala junction, Umuahia south L.G.A of Abia State. Residents and shop owners around the junction were in distress as they continue to panic over the situation. It was gathered that the fire originated from a road side petrol dealer who stored large quantities of the product in his shop, the sources said that he entered the room with a burning candle light and the fire escalated to other parts of the building and burnt down six(6) packed cars in a mechanic near his shop.
The LGA of Oraifite just took a whole new look as a renowned son of the soil, Sir Emeka Okwuosa through the auspices of his foundation, Sir Emeka Okwuosa Foundation is headlining a 2-Day Medical Fair flag at Oraifite. The medical fair which is championed by Sir Emeka Okwuosa enlisted the specialities provided by a team of medical doctors from the USA.
LGA Chairman of Khana and Gokana Visits Family of Victims in the Recent Attack in Bori, Rivers State
After the recent attack in Bori, Rivers State, the Local Government Chairman of Gokana and Khana has paid a visit to the families of the deceased. There was a recent attack in Bori on Sunday 29th August. According to the report, they killed a student of Kenpoly Bori with an artiste named Giobari Kpakol.
According to reports, Chief Emeh Glory Emeh, who is a Former Chief of Staff to the Rivers State Government, has assured that the current Local Government Council Chairman of Emohua Local Government Area, Hon Dr. Chidi Lloyd, has the capacity to rewrite the story of Emohua LGA with a positive narrative.
Unidentified gunmen have attacked a Police Station in Anambra State, killing police officers and civilians 48 hours after the assassination of Chike Akunyili, the husband of Dora Akunyili. According to a report, the incident happened in Orumba North Local Government Area when unidentified gunmen invaded the Ajalli Police Station in multiple vehicles.
A native of the local government area of Ohaukwu in Ebonyi State, Mr. Okechukwu Achina, has been accused of beating a widow at a price of more than 8,500 naira. The money would have been used for the 10 days that the woman worked for him. The man allegedly used a hammer to break the right leg of the widow, who went to claim the money with her three-year-old son on Tuesday.
#ForTheLoveofOurCountry #ForTheLoveOfOurPeople Recently we have descended so hard and uncompromisingly on the handlers of the ancient city of Ikot Ekpene, Akwa Ibom State. Of course we still, “unrepentedly” feel that they had, and haven’t lived up to expectation of their leadership of the city and her people.
Reports in some sections of the media that the Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has indefinitely suspended Local Government Area (LGA) and State Congresses is false. Following the recent inauguration of Ward Congress Appeal Committees, the official information from the party was that dates and guidelines for the LGA Congresses will be fixed after the conclusion of the Ward Congresses Appeal excercise followed by due consideration of the Appeal Committee's reports by the CECPC.
Gunmen abduct 73 students in Zamfara community Photo Credit: The Nation The Zamfara Police Command has confirmed that gunmen on Wednesday attacked another school, Government Day Secondary School Kaya, Maradun Local Government Area (LGA), kidnapping 73 students. SP Muhammed Shehu, the Command’s Public Relations Officer (PPRO), on Wednesday confirmed the incident in a statement in Gusau.
Bandits abduct 73 students in Zamfara Photo Credit: The Nation The Zamfara Police Command has confirmed that gunmen attacked another school, Government Day Secondary School Kaya, Maradun Local Government Area (LGA), kidnapping 73 students. SP Muhammed Shehu, the Command’s Public Relations Officer (PPRO), on Wednesday confirmed the incident in a statement in Gusau.
Most times we find ourselves in a very critical state where we have to make a good or bad decision And you know that making the bad decision at that point will exonerate you from any negative outcome, but you still choose to make the right decision even if it ends up disqualifying you.