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CRIME

Kidnappers abducted people at Osara town along Lokoja road, then this happened after (video)

Report has gone online and the video viral on how kidnappers has raided people at Osara town. This is a place along Okene-Lokoja road. Normally,this kind of a thing is robbery but it seems people are not robbing again and they would prefer to kidnap. What they want to do with the kidnapped people is not known. The report gotten was that at Osara town,cars were intercepted by this kidnappers and they kidnapped some random people. Watch the video was really scary. Some people who experienced the scene and were

  2 years ago ago
Kidnappers abducted people at Osara town along Lokoja road, then this happened after (video)

AUTO

Happening now: Traffic gridlock at Kabba junction along Okene-Lokoja federal highway

It is a total traffic lockdown at the moment at Obajana Cement Company junction popularly known as Kabba junction, a busy road that leads to the Federal Capital Territory from the southwest and southeast in Kogi state. It is orchestrated by bad road and considering the heavy traffic that play the road, it is hightime the federal government hastened the contractors handling the construction of the road to go back to work as soon as the rain subsided. It is so sad to see a road that leads to the popular cement

  2 years ago ago
Happening now: Traffic gridlock at Kabba junction along Okene-Lokoja federal highway

POLITICS

This is Benin-Lokoja Road Newly Constructed By President Buhari With Sukuk Bond Funds (Photos)

This is Benin-Lokoja Road Newly Constructed By President Buhari With Sukuk Bond Funds (Photos). For years, the road between Okene-Lokoja and Benin has been a death trap, President Muhammad Buhari has started building the highway and the construction work is almost completed. The project was overseen by Babatunde Raji Fashola, the minister of works. The construction was financed with funding from Sukuk Bond. President Muhammad Buhari has embarked on the renovation and development of numerous Nigerian highway

  2 years ago ago
This is Benin-Lokoja Road Newly Constructed By President Buhari With Sukuk Bond Funds (Photos)

CRIME

Road users left in panic after kidnappers held sway again at Okene-Lokoja road

Road users left in panic after kidnappers held sway again at Okene-Lokoja road The Okene-Lokoja highway is one of the most dreaded roads in Nigeria that men of the underworld use to terrorize travelers.  The road which serves as a link from the northern part of Nigeria to the South West, had been a hot spot for the kidnappers as they continue to operate in that axis unabated.  Even the current global pandemic could not ditter these evil people from kidnapping their victims. Just last night, some unspecified

  2 years ago ago
Road users left in panic after kidnappers held sway again at Okene-Lokoja road

CRIME

Kogi Insecurity Worsens As Another Naval Officer Shot Dead By Gunmen Along Okene-Lokoja Road

The worrisome security situation in Kogi State appeared to be worsening as another officer of the navy shot dead on Thursday evening along Okene- Lokoja road by unknown gun men. The naval officer was shot dead after he ran into gunmen suspected to be armed robbers and kidnappers who were having free raid at Osara along the popular Okene-Abuja Lokoja highway. The naval officer whose name is yet to be verified as at the time of filing this report was driving a Toyota Highlander with Abuja plate number ABC188CN.

  2 years ago ago
Kogi Insecurity Worsens As Another Naval Officer Shot Dead By Gunmen Along Okene-Lokoja Road

ACCIDENT

A tanker conveying diesel fell along Okene-Lokoja road

A tanker conveying a diesel fell along Okene-Lokoja road near a village settlement called Irepeni-Idodenge, 10km away from the Kabba junction where a traffic gridlock is recorded at the moment and the villagers are seen scooping the content with jerrycan. No death is known to be involved as the substance it is conveying is not inflammable like premium spirit as it we would have been talking of number of casualty and death toll as a result of fire outbreak considering the number of people seen scooping the product.

  2 years ago ago
A tanker conveying diesel fell along Okene-Lokoja road

CRIME

2 Naval Officers Killed Along Okene-Lokoja Highway By Suspected Bandits.

Bandits had again killed two Naval Officers along Okene-Lokoja highway on Thursday at about 6:30pm. According to an eyewitness, the officers, a male and a female who's names are yet to be identified, were traveling in a Toyota Sienna when they ran into blockage set by the bandits along the highway, the bandits opened fire and killed them on a spot. The Kogi State Commissioner of Police, Mr Ayuba Ede confirmed to newsmen that, two Naval Officers were Killed along Okene-Lokoja highway on Thursday by unknown gunmen.

  2 years ago ago
2 Naval Officers Killed Along Okene-Lokoja Highway By Suspected Bandits.

SOCIETY

"No One Is Safe Anymore In Nigeria"- Senator Laments After Surviving Two Attacks In 24 Hours.

The Senator representing Edo Central Senatorial District Senator Clifford Ordia has lamented his recent ordeal in the hands of bandits saying that no one is safe anymore in Nigeria.According to Daily Trust the legislator was navigating his way back to his base in the nation's federal capital territory, Abuja from his Senatorial District and home town in Edo State.

  1 year ago ago

POLITICS

Bad Day For Drug Dealers In Kogi State, See What NDLEA Officers Seized From Them

The men of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, has intercepted two suspected fake military officers named Mohammed Nura and Abubakar Dahiru, along Okene-Lokoja expressway on Monday February 15, 2021, while conveying it in a new VIP edition of Toyota Hilux Jeep loaded with a total of 394 compressed parcels of illicit drugs concealed in different parts of the vehicle. See pictures below: According to report from the 'NDLEA' The command has impounded the vehicle, the illicit drugs seized and the suspects

  1 year ago ago
Bad Day For Drug Dealers In Kogi State, See What NDLEA Officers Seized From Them

POLITICS

Senator Cries Out As He Escaped Gunmen Attack Twice Within 24 Hours.

The senator representing Edo-central in the upper house, Senator Clifford Ordia, has called for a overhaul in the security architecture after he escaped two attacks by suspected gunmen.Picture of senator Clifford Ordia.According to reports from media outlets, the Senator came under intense gunfire from suspected gunmen twice within 24 hours.

  1 year ago ago
Senator Cries Out As He Escaped Gunmen Attack Twice Within 24 Hours.

CRIME

Trouble, as wife and son of 'late' Edo speaker got kidnapped In Kogi (Details).

Its was sad for the ears that the immediate family of late Edo State speaker, Honorable Zakawanu Garuba we're attacked in their vehicle recently and abducted. The Kidnappers attacked them when they were traveling on Okene-Lokoja road trip to the burial of late Speaker. They were traveling from Abuja to Auchi for the burial rites with relations. Such wouldn't have happened if Hon. Garuba hadn't died to some mysterious illness on Saturday. Now his family members are in grave danger as their whereabout is yet to

  2 years ago ago
Trouble, as wife and son of 'late' Edo speaker got kidnapped In Kogi (Details).

SOCIETY

Drugs, Addiction And Criminal Activities

The agency also uncovered a warehouse for cannabis sativa in Benue State, while 600 blocks of compressed cannabis sativa weighing 600 kilogram was also discovered in a truck.Also, 394 compressed parcels of illicit drugs were concealed in a new Toyota Hilux jeep.

  1 year ago ago
Drugs, Addiction And Criminal Activities

SOCIETY

See the faces of the kidnappers caught along Okene-lokoja Express Road

See the faces of the kidnappers caught along Okene-lokoja Express Road Okene Lokoja express way has been a dent for kidnappers over the years. Motorists can not pass the route without being afraid of their lives or thinking of something that may happen to them.  Al lot of people have fallen victims of the kidnappers, and the government have been unable to provide an answer to the security challenges that had been bedeviling the road.  Another dreaded road that kidnapper are found to be terrorizing is the Abuja

  2 years ago ago
See the faces of the kidnappers caught along Okene-lokoja Express Road

SPORTS

Breaking: NPFL Team attacked by armed robbers in Kogi State.

FC Ifeanyi Uba was attacked by armed robbers on their way to Jigawa State along Okene-Lokoja. News from the Public Relations Manager of the Team on their twitter handle revealed that the attack happened on Friday afternoon 29th Nov., 2019. “Our players and officials were attacked by armed robbers along Kabba junction near Lokoja this afternoon on their way to Kano to honour Sunday's @LMCNPFL #MD6 fixture against Jigawa Golden Stars”.   The players sustained various degrees of injury. The injured player

  3 years ago ago
Breaking: NPFL Team attacked by armed robbers in Kogi State.