Three sentenced to death over murder of Albino for ritual purposes.

Three people were on Tuesday August 13, handed a death sentence by a court in Malawi for killing an albino whose body part they intended to use in witchcraft rituals to bring wealth and luck.  The two men and woman found guilty of albino killing by a court in the western town of Mchinji , were […]

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Niger State police arrest Six over murder of Tanker Driver.

The Niger State Police Command has arrested six suspects for allegedly killing of a fuel tanker driver, identified as Goni Mustapha, of the AGM Petroleum Nigeria Limited, Suleja. The state Police Public Relations Officer, Mohammed Abubakar, confirmed the development in Minna on Tuesday. It was learned that the deceased was on his way from Lagos […]

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Senior military officer fingered in murder of police officers by Army in Taraba state.

A senior military officer allegedly benefitting from Taraba kidnapper Hamisu Wadume’s largesse, has been accused of ordering the hit on the policemen killed by soldiers.   Recall that the Nigerian Police and Army engaged in a trade of blames last week over the whereabouts of  the Taraba kidnap kingpin and murder of the policemen transporting him for interrogation after […]

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After five months on the run, police finally arrest farmer over murder of two persons in Ogun state.

A farmer, Oladosu Nureni, who was alleged to have shot and killed two persons in Iwoye community in Yewa South Local Government Area of Ogun State, has been arrested by the police, five months after he committed the dastardly act. Nureni, otherwise known as ‘Otele’ has been on the run since he killed the Amuludun […]

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‘Cursed be these wicked men!’- Bishop Oyedepo blows hot Over murder Of Living Faith Pastor In Kaduna.

Bishop David Oyedepo, founder of Living Faith Church, has reacted to the recent killing of a Living Faith Church pastor, Jeremiah Omolara, by unknown gunmen. Aprokorepublic had reported that Omolara, a resident pastor of the Living Faith Church in Romi New Extension, a suburb of Kaduna metropolis, was killed by yet-to-be-identified gunmen. The incident happened along […]

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Three Congolese doctors charged with terrorism and conspiracy over murder of WHO epidemiologist.

Three doctors have been arrested in Congo over the murder of a World Health Organisation (WHO) epidemiologist. The arrested doctors had been working to try to stem the epidemic in North Kivu province when a Cameroonian doctor, Richard Kiboung was shot dead in April at a hospital in Butembo city.   A military prosecutor, Jean-Baptiste Kumbu made […]

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‘It is insensitive and unpatriotic!’- Police blow hot following Army’s statement on murder of three police officers in the line of duty, by soldiers. (Read here)

The Nigeria Police Force and the Nigerian Army are currently at loggerheads after the police accused soldiers of killing three of their personnel while freeing a kidnap suspect in Taraba state.   The Nigerian army in its response admitted that its men killed three police operatives and a civilian in Taraba, but said the men were […]

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Aba residents thrown into rage following murder of Motorcyclist, allegedly shot dead by soldier over N100 bribe. (Photos)

A tragic incident occurred today at Opobo Junction area of Aba, as a commercial motorcyclist popularly known as Okada was allegedly shot dead by a soldier.   The Okada rider was reportedly shot dead by the soldier over his refusal to give N100 bribe at a check point in the community. The deceased was said to have welcomed a new […]

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