Army arrest Bobrisky as Wike pledges to redeem N30m bounty

Army arrest Bobrisky as Wike pledges to redeem N30m bounty

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Bobrisky Less than 24 hours after Rivers State Governor, Nyesom  Wike placed a N30million bounty on notorious cultist popularly known as Bobrisky of Gokana, the Nigerian Army has captured him, with Governor Wike confirming that he will redeem the pledge. Speaking during…

Liverpool thump Norwich 4-1 in Premier League opener

Liverpool thump Norwich 4-1 in Premier League opener

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Liverpool manager, Kloop European champions Liverpool made an emphatic start to the new Premier League season by handing promoted Norwich City a 4-1 thrashing at Anfield on Friday. Liverpool, who finished a point behind champions Manchester City last season, grabbed a seventh…

Man found hanging in front of shop in Delta

Man found hanging in front of shop in Delta

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The body of a middle aged man has been found hanging in front of a shop in Asaba, the Delta capital. The incident, which occurred in the early hours of Friday in the Umuagu area of Asaba, left many residents of the…

Eid-el-Kabir: Police restrict vehicular movement in Maiduguri

Eid-el-Kabir: Police restrict vehicular movement in Maiduguri

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Borno Governor Zulum The Borno Police Command has announced restriction of vehicular movement on Sallah day in Maiduguri metropolis, to ensure a hitch-free and peaceful celebration. Mr Usman Usmobik, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), made the disclosure in a statement in…

Police cautioned over attempt to instigate personnel against soldiers

Police cautioned over attempt to instigate personnel against soldiers

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Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu -allow panel investigate incident The Nigeria Police have been cautioned against instigating colleagues of the deceased policemen to go after soldiers in retaliation over the recent incident involving their men and personnel of the Nigerian Army in…

Taraba: Defence top hierarchy to probe panel on killing of cops

Taraba: Defence top hierarchy to probe panel on killing of cops

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Police operatives killed, from left: Inspector Mark Ediale, Sgt. Usman DanAzumi and Sgt. Dahiru Musa The Nigerian Defence Headquarters, Abuja, Friday has set up a high-powered probe panel to investigation cold-blooded murder of three police operatives by soldiers in Ibi, Taraba State….

Eid-el-Kabir: Buhari departs Abuja for Daura

Eid-el-Kabir: Buhari departs Abuja for Daura

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Nigeria’s President Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday departed Abuja for his hometown, Daura, Katsina State to observe the Eid-el-Kabir. The Federal Government had on Tuesday declared Aug. 12 and Aug. 13 as public holidays to mark the 2019 Eid-El-Kabir celebration. The…

Japan’s economy decelerates amid U.S.-China trade tensions

Japan’s economy decelerates amid U.S.-China trade tensions

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Japan Prime Minister, Abe Japan said on Friday its economy had slowed in the April-to-June quarter amid escalating trade tensions between China and the United States. The economy expanded at an annualized rate of 1.8 per cent for the third straight quarter…

Police name, pay tribute to three officers killed by soldiers

Police name, pay tribute to three officers killed by soldiers

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Police operatives murdered by soldiers in Taraba The Force Headquarters on Thursday paid an emotional tribute to the three officers killed by Nigerian soldiers while on an operation in Taraba State. The inspector and two sergeants were amongst a team of crime-busting…

Life beer splashes over N10m to promote Igbo culture, high-life music

Life beer splashes over N10m to promote Igbo culture, high-life music

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Life Continental Lager Beer, a beverage in the staple of Nigeria Breweries Plc, has declared over N10 million prize money to support growth of Igbo traditional dance, culture and high-life music. The beer brand is doling out the prize money through its…