Police Rescue abducted school pupils, arrest kidnappers

Police Rescue abducted school pupils, arrest kidnappers

The three female students of Babington Macaulay Junior Seminary, Ikorodu, Lagos state, who were kidnapped from their hostel on Monday have been rescued. The circumstances of their freedom are still hazy, but they were said to have been rescued at Igbo Okuta area of Ikorodu. TheCable understands that the girls have been taken to an […]

Police Helicopter combs Ikorodu for kidnappers of school pupils

The Lagos State Police Command has conducted a helicopter surveillance of the vicinity of Babington Macaulay Junior Seminary School where no fewer than three pupils were abducted by gunmen. The gunmen had seized the pupils from the private school in the Ikorodu area of Lagos at about 8:30pm on Monday, leaving parents distraught. The helicopter […]

Court sentenced Policeman to death for killing Pure water seller

Court sentenced Policeman to death for killing Pure water seller

A Rivers State High Court has sentenced one Inspector Samuel Timothy of the Nigeria Police to death by hanging for shooting and killing a sachet water dealer, Onyekachi Nwasouba. The court’s ruling is coming about five years after Nwasouba was murdered by the police at about 5am on November 10, 2010 at No. 34, Old […]

Gunmen kill Nigerian Businessman in South Africa

 A Nigerian businessman based in Johannesburg, South Africa, Mr Emmanuel Onyekaozuru, 50, was killed on Sunday by gunmen. The President of Nigeria Union in South Africa, Mr Ikechukwu Anyene, on Monday told newsmen in Pretoria, South Africa, that Onyekaozuru was shot by two gunmen. “The union has received a report that a Nigerian businessman, Emmanuel […]

Pay back time for Oba Akiolu: Step-son is Ambode’s ADC

Pay back time for Oba Akiolu: Step-son is Ambode’s ADC

Elections are over and it is pay back time for those who won and their die hard supporters. The step son of Oba Rilwan Osuolale Akiolu is the new Aide-De-Camp (ADC) to Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos state.  Gistmaster gathered the new ADC is Olumide Raheem, a deputy Superintendent of Police and first son of […]

Bricklayer arrested with 5 guns

Two AK47 rifles and 17 magazines with 30 rounds, were last Wednesday recovered from the home of an armed robbery suspect, Kazeem Adebola. A bricklayer by profession, 30-year-old Adebola, who resided with his wife and child at Orisumbare Street, Ayobo, Lagos, had hidden the arms in the ceiling of his kitchen. The arms were allegedly […]