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Buhari: I’m disappointed Ortom is blaming me for Benue killings

He also states his disappointment and sadness to hear Samuel Ortom, the Governor of Benue State, make a litany of accusations against his person and his government following the recent unfortunate incidents in the state,

Man jailed after trying to murder second wife — who survived with magic skills

Sentencing, Judge Heather Lloyd said: “Any man who has killed or tried to kill two wives is obviously dangerous.”

493 killed since new service chiefs took over — a slight drop in one month

The data assessed from CFR showed that not less than 538 persons were killed across the country within the last month the former service chiefs operated.

Three killed as suspected herdsmen invade Ogun community

“They did not come with their cattle for grazing. They just stormed the village, killed people, and destroyed a lot of property.

Killings: Presidency is pleased with service chiefs – Garba Sheu

“I am not aware that the tenure of service chiefs is subjected to any law of regulation that is clearly stated. They serve at the pleasure of the president and (if) the president is satisfied with their performance, he keeps them. The buck stops at his table —with due respect to the feelings of Nigerians.

Insurgency: UK lawmakers write Commonwealth over killings in Nigeria

There is now an urgent need to ensure adequate protection and aid for those suffering the loss of family members and the destruction of their homes and livelihoods, and to end impunity by ensuring that complaints related to human rights violations are promptly, independently and impartially investigated, and those responsible are held to account after fair trials.”

Suswam condemns Gana’s killing by soldiers

Chairman, Senate Committee on Power, Senator Gabriel Suswam, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Benue North East has condemned in very strong terms,...

Killing of Christians: My response to Trump — Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari, Tuesday, told the story on how he met President Donald Trump of United State, in the White House.

German mother kills own five children, throws self in front of train

The mother later threw herself in front of a train but survived with serious injuries, the report said. She has been taken under police protection.

Tales of mass murders: Serial killer butchered my dad like an animal – Son of Ogun victim

…How I murdered scores – Oyo suspect The news of two serial killers being on the rampage was...

Police parade suspected killers of 100 level UNIBEN student

The police Wednesday evening paraded six persons believed to have been involved in the killing of 100 level University of Benin...

Two brothers, five others killed in Bayelsa militants’ clash

About seven people are feared dead in Bayelsa State following alleged gun duel between rival militant groups over illegal oil bunkering...

Naval Officers Kill Man Trying To Settle Dispute Over N250 In Lagos

Osagie, 34, a mechanical engineer, was trying to settle a dispute between a naval officer, Awosanya Olufemi, and a spare parts...

FCT Police Command nabs suspected killer of Proprietor of Suncel Pharmacy, Gwarinpa

The Police in the Federal Capital Territory on Thursday disclosed that it has arrested the suspect who fired and killed the...

Killings: Southern Kaduna leaders want brown envelopes, says El-Rufai

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el-Rufai, says Southern Kaduna leaders accusing him of taking sides want to be “appeased” but notes that...

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The Corrections boss while commiserating with the families of the fallen heroes, charged serving personnel to brace up for the emerging security challenges confronting the Service.

17 arrested in Enugu over armed robbery, cultism, other vices

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