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Today's Headlines: Tension As Gunmen Kill Police Inspector, Police Warn Nigerians Against Night Prayers

Unknown gunmen killed a police inspector, injuring other at a road block in Onitsha, Anambra State on Sunday morning. Source: People Gazette The attackers opened fire on the inspector and his colleagues on patrol at the Ukaegbu junction, off Ezeiweka road in Onitsha. Peoples Gazette learnt that the police team had mounted a roadblock for a stop-and-search at the junction before the assailants swooped on them.

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Tension As Gunmen Kill Police Inspector, Police Warn Nigerians Against Night Prayers

TRAVEL

Today's Headlines: 32 travelers missing as kidnappers attack two passenger buses in Ekiti; 56 Suspected Internet Fraudsters Arrested

(Photos Credit: Google) 32 travelers missing as kidnappers attack two passenger buses in Ekiti The police command in Ekiti cannot account for the whereabouts of 32 persons as kidnappers seized two buses transiting through the state on Monday. (Photos Credit: People Gazette) Confirming the incident, the police spokesperson in the state, Sunday Abutu, said the abduction took place on the Ayetoro Ekiti – Otun Ekiti Road in Moba local government area of the state.

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: 32 travelers missing as kidnappers attack two passenger buses in Ekiti; 56 Suspected Internet Fraudsters Arrested

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Udom Sign Anti-Open Grazing Bill Into Law; Ikpeazu To Construct More 200km Roads

(Photos Credit: Google) Akwa Ibom governor signs anti-open grazing bill into law Akwa Ibom Governor Udom Emmanuel on Wednesday signed a bill prohibiting open grazing in the state into law. (Photos Credit: People Gazette) Mr Emmanuel, in a statement published on his Facebook page, said the law was informed by the plight of farmers who have suffered loss as a result of open grazing.

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Udom Sign Anti-Open Grazing Bill Into Law; Ikpeazu To Construct More 200km Roads

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines:12 Dead In Zango Kataf-Kaduna Govt; 31 Alleged Internet Fraudsters Arrested In Edo

(Photos Credit: Google) Bandits killed 12 in Zango Kataf: Kaduna Govt Bandits have killed at least 12 people in Kaduna. (Photos Credit: People Gazette) The Kaduna government, on Monday, said a dozen people were killed and two others injured in an attack in the Zangon Kataf local government area.

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines:12 Dead In Zango Kataf-Kaduna Govt; 31 Alleged Internet Fraudsters Arrested In Edo

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: 4 Dead In Benue Cult Clash; All Nigerian Refugees Will Be Returned Safely - FG

(Photos Credit: Google) Four die in Benue cult clash, police say No fewer than four persons were killed in a clash between rival cult groups in Gboko Local Government Area, Benue, on Wednesday. (Photos Credit: People Gazette) A witness, who pleaded anonymity, said that two rival cult groups had engaged in a supremacy battle for control of the area and this had resulted in the death of the four persons believed to be members of the cult groups.

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: 4 Dead In Benue Cult Clash; All Nigerian Refugees Will Be Returned Safely - FG

POLITICS

Today's Headlines; I support Tinubu for president: Dokpesi; Gunmen Attack Enugu Police Station

Photos Credit: Google As my friend I support Tinubu for president: Dokpesi Raymond Dokpesi has thrown his weight behind the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, for the 2023 presidency. Photos Credit: People Gazette “He is a philanthropist; he is kind - hearted.

  1 month ago ago
Today's Headlines; I support Tinubu for president: Dokpesi; Gunmen Attack Enugu Police Station

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Tension As 6 Die In Military Plane Crash; EFCC Arrests 21 Fraudsters In Abia

(Photos Credit: Google) Six die in Russia military plane crash At least six persons have been reported dead in a crash involving an An-26 Russian military transport aircraft, the Emergencies Ministry confirmed on Thursday. (Photos Credit: People Gazette) The plane lost contact some 38 km away from a military airport in the Khabarovsk Region, far east Russia on Wednesday evening.

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Tension As 6 Die In Military Plane Crash; EFCC Arrests 21 Fraudsters In Abia

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: 6 Arrested For Supplying Bread To Bandits; 11 Bandits Dead, Others Arrested In Kogi

(Photos Credit: Google) Six arrested for supplying bread, petrol to Katsina bandits: Police The police command in Katsina says it has arrested six persons for supplying petrol and bread to bandits. (Photos Credit: People Gazette) The police spokesperson, Gambo Isah, disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday.

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: 6 Arrested For Supplying Bread To Bandits; 11 Bandits Dead, Others Arrested In Kogi

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Ex-President Sentenced For Overspending; Buhari Makes Another Appointment Today

Photos Credit: Google Ex-France President Sarkozy sentenced for overspending on election campaign Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has been sentenced to one-year house arrest over illegal campaign financing, a court in Paris ruled on Thursday. (Photos Credit: People Gazette) The court ruled that the 66-year-old could serve a sentence in the form of electronically monitored house arrest with an ankle bracelet.

  1 month ago ago
Today's Headlines: Ex-President Sentenced For Overspending; Buhari Makes Another Appointment Today

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Govs Should Shun Personal Interests-El-Rufai; Tenant Arraign For Beating Landlady

(Photos Credit: Google) Autonomy: El-Rufai asks fellow governors to shun personal interests Kaduna Governor Nasir El-Rufai has called on colleagues to forgo personal interests and fears to allow autonomy of other arms of government. (Photos Credit: People Gazette) He said the agitation by states Houses of Assembly for financial autonomy was “a welcome development.”

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Govs Should Shun Personal Interests-El-Rufai; Tenant Arraign For Beating Landlady

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Bandits have families, stop killing them -Gumi; APC Has Failed Nigerians – Wike

Photos Credit: Google Bandits have children, families, stop killing them: Gumi Islamic cleric Sheikh Ahmad Gumi has asked that bandits ravaging villages, abducting school children and killing Nigerians be respected and accorded human rights. Photos Credit: People Gazette “The bandits also have empathy as we have; they have families, children.

  1 month ago ago
Today's Headlines: Bandits have families, stop killing them -Gumi; APC Has Failed Nigerians – Wike

SOCIETY

Today's Headline: Republic Of Benin Legalise Abortion; JAMB Registrar Seek Transparency In Examination

Photos Credit: Google Republic of Benin legalises abortion The Republic of Benin has voted to legalise abortion in the West African country, after a heated debate in parliament. Photos Credit: People Gazette “In Benin, nearly 200 women die each year as the result of abortion complications,” Health minister Benjamin Hounkpatin said in a statement on Thursday, “This measure will be a relief for many women who face undesired pregnancies, and are forced to put their lives in danger with botched abortions.

  1 month ago ago
Today's Headline: Republic Of Benin Legalise Abortion; JAMB Registrar Seek Transparency In Examination

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Suspected Bethel Baptist Students Kidnappers Arrested; 410 Motorcycles Impounded In Lagos

(Photos Credit: Google) JUST IN: Suspected kidnappers of Bethel Baptist students arrested, police say The police say it has arrested three of the 25-man gang who kidnapped students of Bethel Baptist Secondary School, Kaduna. (Photos Credit: People Gazette) Force spokesman Frank Mba on Thursday said the three were part of 50 suspects arrested for various offences.

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Suspected Bethel Baptist Students Kidnappers Arrested; 410 Motorcycles Impounded In Lagos

POLITICS

Today's Headlines:Sanwo-Olu signs Lagos anti-open grazing law; Groups Demands Emefiele's Resignation

(Photos Credit: Google) Sanwo-Olu signs Lagos anti-open grazing law. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has signed the Lagos anti-open grazing legislation to curb the deadly herdsmen crisis ravaging the country in his state. (Photos Credit: People Gazette) Mr Sanwo-Olu signed the law on Monday at his office.

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines:Sanwo-Olu signs Lagos anti-open grazing law; Groups Demands Emefiele's Resignation

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines;6 Dead As Security Open Fire In Abuja;Gas Explosion Kill 2, Many Injured

Photos Credit: Google Six dead, others injured as security forces open fire on Shiites in Abuja No fewer than six persons in Abuja have been reported dead following the clash between members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) and security operatives on Tuesday. Photos Credit: People Gazette

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines;6 Dead As Security Open Fire In Abuja;Gas Explosion Kill 2, Many Injured

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Bandit Kidnap Newly Mobilised Corps Member; Kebbi Students Released After 4 Month

Photos Credit: Google Bandits kidnap newly mobilised corps member in Zamfara A newly mobilised corps member, Iorliam Jennifer Awashima, has been kidnapped on her way to Kebbi State where she was posted. Bandits attacked the vehicle Ms Awashima was traveling in along a highway in Tsafe Local Government of Zamfara State on Tuesday.

  1 month ago ago
Today's Headlines: Bandit Kidnap Newly Mobilised Corps Member; Kebbi Students Released After 4 Month

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: 22 Dead In Taiwan Fire; IGP Deploys 34000 Officers And 3 Helicopters To Anambra

Twenty-two people killed in Taiwan fire At least 22 people were killed on Thursday in a fire that ripped through a multi-purpose building in southern Taiwan. (Photos Credit: People Gazette) The blaze broke out at a 13-storey 40-year-old building in Kaohsiung City. According to the Apple Daily, at least 12 people found earlier “without signs of life,” have been confirmed dead after being sent to hospitals.

  1 month ago ago
Today's Headlines: 22 Dead In Taiwan Fire; IGP Deploys 34000 Officers And 3 Helicopters To Anambra

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: Court Stops EFCC From Retrying Orji Kalu; 4 Dead In Plateau Herdsmen Attack

Photos Credit: Google Court stops EFCC from retrying Orji Kalu The Federal High Court has prohibited the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission from retrying former Abia Governor Orji Uzor Kalu. Photos Credit: People Gazette Justice Inyang Ekwo gave the order while delivering judgment in an application filed by the former governor seeking an order of the court prohibiting the EFCC from retrying him on a charge for which he had already been tried and convicted.

  1 month ago ago
Today's Headlines: Court Stops EFCC From Retrying Orji Kalu; 4 Dead In Plateau Herdsmen Attack

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Sanwo-Olu signs anti-open grazing law; 3 Kidnappers Arrested In Ekiti

(Photos Credit: Google) Sanwo-Olu signs Lagos anti-open grazing law Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has signed the Lagos anti-open grazing legislation to curb the deadly herdsmen crisis ravaging the country in his state. (Photos Credit: People Gazette) Mr Sanwo-Olu signed the law on Monday at his office.

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Sanwo-Olu signs anti-open grazing law; 3 Kidnappers Arrested In Ekiti

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines; Court adjourns suit challenging Atiku’s eligibility to contest presidency; What Are The Thugs, Prisoner Sent for - Soyinka

Photos Credit: People Gazette Court adjourns suit challenging Atiku’s eligibility to contest for president he Federal High Court, Abuja, Monday adjourned a suit challenging former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar’s eligibility to vie for president. Justice Inyang Ekwo adjourned the matter until December 6, following the inability of parties to the suit to regularise their amended processes to accommodate the 5th defendant, the Attorney-General of Adamawa, who had been joined in the case.

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines; Court adjourns suit challenging Atiku’s eligibility to contest presidency; What Are The Thugs, Prisoner Sent for - Soyinka