Osun rerun: Omisore lists conditions for APC, PDP after Saraki, APC stalwarts’ visit 

Osun rerun: Omisore lists conditions for APC, PDP after Saraki, APC stalwarts’ visit 

Social Democratic Party (SDP) governorship candidate in the last Saturday poll in Osun, Senator Iyiola Omisore, on Monday listed conditions to get his support for the Thursday’s rerun election. Osun poll was declared inconclusive after elections were cancelled in 7 units in Ifon Orolu local government, Osogbo, Ife North and Ife South local government areas. Omisore’s father, Oba David Omisore, is the ruler of Garage Olode, a town in Ife South, where election in two…

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Choirmaster’s wife allegedly pours acid on girl suspected to be sleeping with her husband

Choirmaster’s wife allegedly pours acid on girl suspected to be sleeping with her husband

Choirmaster’s wife allegedly pours acid on girl suspected to be sleeping with her husbandPublished on September 24, 2018 By Wisdom Daniel The Police at ‘B’ Division in Asaba, Delta State have arrested a 43-year-old housewife, identified as Maureen Ndikwe for allegedly bathing a female rival with acid. Police sources say the suspect, wife of the choirmaster of a popular Pentecostal church in Asaba, allegedly bathed her rival on Sunday evening at a well-known hotel around…

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Five dead in Jigawa auto crash

Five dead in Jigawa auto crash

Five dead in Jigawa auto crashPublished on September 24, 2018 By Wisdom Daniel No fewer than five persons have been reported dead in an auto crash along Birninkudu-Kano road in Birninkudu Local Government Area of Jigawa State. The incident was said to have occurred around 7pm on Sunday at Kwanar Gangare. The Jigawa Police Command spokesman, SP Abdu Jinjiri, confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN. He said that an articulated vehicle…

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Armed bandits invade Zamfara community, kidnap 7

Armed bandits invade Zamfara community, kidnap 7

Armed bandits invade Zamfara community, kidnap 7Published on September 23, 2018 By Wisdom Daniel The Zamfara State Police Command on Sunday said armed bandits abducted seven people from Nahuche village of Bungudu Local Government. The police said the villagers, including a former councillor, Bello Daniya, were kidnapped in the early hours of Sunday. An eye witness, Malam Sani Ibrahim, had earlier told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the bandits invaded the village in…

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6 feared dead in Maiduguri boat mishap

6 feared dead in Maiduguri boat mishap

6 feared dead in Maiduguri boat mishapPublished on September 23, 2018 By Wisdom Daniel Local divers have recovered six bodies out of nine people involved in a boat accident at Zabarmari area in Jere Local Government Area of Borno State. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the incident occurred on Friday during a boat journey from Zabarmari to Dusuman settlement. Bulama Maidamma, the ward Head of Zabarmari, who confirmed the incident, told NAN…

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40 shops, eight houses burnt as tanker explodes in Niger

40 shops, eight houses burnt as tanker explodes in Niger

40 shops, eight houses burnt as tanker explodes in NigerPublished on September 23, 2018 By Wisdom Daniel No fewer than forty shops and eight houses were on Saturday completely burnt in a tanker fire incident. Although, no death recorded, four persons were said to have sustained severe burns. The incident happened in Make, Suleja Local Government Area of Niger state. It was learnt that the fire started when one of the trucks, which were parked…

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Police speak on abduction of Kano LG chairman’s son

Police speak on abduction of Kano LG chairman’s son

The Kano State Police Command has confirmed the abduction of the son of the Chairman of the Kiru Local Government Council of Kano State, Alhaji Nasiru Muazu, by gunmen late on Wednesday. The Public Relations Officer of the command, SP Magaji Majiya, confirmed the development in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano on Saturday. He said that investigation had commenced on the matter and that detectives have swung into action…

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Police kill three suspected armed robbers in Taraba

Police kill three suspected armed robbers in Taraba

Police kill three suspected armed robbers in TarabaPublished on September 22, 2018 By Wisdom Daniel The Taraba Police Command has killed three suspected armed robbers operating along the Bali-Garbabi highway in Taraba State. The State Commissioner of Police, David Akinremi, in a statement on Saturday, said a locally-fabricated Brownie pistol, seven rounds of .75mm ammunition and criminal charms were recovered from the criminals. The statement read, “Officers of the command patrolling along Bali-Garbabi road had…

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‘Order whatever you want’ -How playboy left 10 women with huge restaurants bills

‘Order whatever you want’ -How playboy left 10 women with huge restaurants bills

A dine-and-dash” dater, Paul Guadalupe Gonzales, is standing trial for allegedly forcing women he took on a string of first dates to pay for their expensive meals by sneaking out of upscale restaurants immediately he finished eating. Police said Gonzales ordered expensive wines, steaks, lobster and desserts during more than a dozen dates in which he ran away without paying. According to prosecutors, while his dates were generally forced to pick up the bill, two…

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Gunmen kidnap LG chairman’s son, Babangida in Kano

Gunmen kidnap LG chairman’s son, Babangida in Kano

The Chairman of Kiru Local Government in Kano State, Alhaji Nasiru Muazu has confirmed the abduction of his son, Babangida, by gunmen on Wednesday night. Muazu confirmed the incident in a telephone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Kano. He said that Babangida, aged 28 and father of two, was kidnapped around 12 midnight at his residence in Kiru. The chairman, however, declined to give further details but said the…

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