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Benue CAN supports Emergency Rule in 3 states

The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Benue State Chapter has thrown its weight behind the recent declaration of State of emergency in three northern States of Borno, Yobe and Adamawa, maintaining that the action was long overdue. State Chairman of …

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Police prosecutes Nine Killer Fulani herdsmen in Benue

Nine suspected Fulani herdsmen were yesterday arraigned before a Makurdi Chief Magistrate Court headed by Justice Cecilia Tsumba charged with culpable homicide punishable with death and mischief by fire. Police prosecutor, Sgt Patrick Sunday intimated the court that the accused …

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Ekweremadu Decries State Of The Nation

Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu on Tuesday decried the state of the nation, saying the little things that matter seem to be on the decline. Ekweremadu said this at the flag off of the re-branded Community Support Brigade (CSB) by …

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Ogun Uncovers N200m WAEC Fees Fraud

Ogun State Government has uncovered a fraud of about N200 million in the payment of the West African Examination Council (WAEC) fees for students in its secondary schools. The discovery of the fraudulent practices being perpetrated by officials in the …

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COLONIAL LAWS BANE of WAR ON CORRUPTION- Ex-EFCC Boss

Former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Mrs. Farida Waziri insisted yesterday that the on-going war against corruption in the country cannot be meaningful until all the inherited colonial laws on crime are repealed. She said that …

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Military intensify security checks in Plateau State

Commuters along the roads from Mabudi-Yelwa-Shendam axis of Plateau South are groaning over the indiscriminate money being collected at police check points along that flank by policemen drawn to check further escalation of communal crisis in the area. Following the …

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Man arraigned for allegedy killing his own brother

A 32-year-old civil servant, Ismaila Ahmed, was on Monday arraigned in a Lokoja Chief Magistrates’ Court I for allegedly killing his younger brother, Iliyasu Ahmed, with a charmed ring.   Ahmed, of Inoziomi quarters in Adavi Local Government of Kogi, …

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