Unknown Men Cuts Assistant Captain With Machete, Dumps Body In Delta River

According to the report, the lifeless body of the unnamed assistant captain of a ship was found on the flowing river in Agge community in Bayelsa State.

BREAKING: Police Storm Edo State Assembly

Operatives of the Nigeria Police on Thursday took over the Edo State House of Assembly complex in Benin City. The security officials stormed the complex while patrol vehicles were stationed around the area. Deputy Commissioner of Police (Operations), Ayoola Ajala, led the operation, which is ongoing. It was gathered that the move was to forestall […]

Two Suspected Kidnappers Escape From Police Checkpoint In Enugu

Two young men suspected to be responsible for the abduction of four persons returning from a burial ceremony in Enugu State have reportedly escaped police arrest. According to an eye witness who gave details of the event to newsmen, the alleged kidnappers successfully escaped arrest by the policemen attached to the Nike-Ugwogo-Nsukka Road checkpoint on […]

Cat Arrested For Drugs Smuggling Flees From Prison [Photo]

A cat reportedly arrested and detained at Sri Lanka’s main prison for allegedly been used to smuggle hard drugs has fled from his cell. Naija News learned that other items such as cell phone SIM cards were also recovered from the cat’s body as they were tied around his neck. Confirming the report, a police […]

One Dead As Police And Youths Clash In Delta

According to reports, the resident youths had staged the protest to decry the spate of harassment by officers of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) in the community.

Breaking: El-Rufai In Crucial Meeting With DSS, Police Over Southern Kaduna

The governor of Kaduna state, Nasir el-Rufai, is currently holding a crucial meeting with military leaders, Department of State Security (DSS) state director, state Commissioner of Police over the killings in Southern Kaduna. Naija News reports that the meeting chaired by the Kaduna governor, also had in attendance his deputy governor, Dr Hadiza Balarabe, the […]

Biafra: IPOB, MASSOB, Police In Bloody Clash In Imo

At least twenty officers of the Imo State Police Command clashed with members of Independent People of Biafra (IPOB) and Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) at Orji in Owerri North Council Area of the state. Naija News understands that the clash occurred at Orji between the Orji fly over and […]

Herdsmen Attack Prison Officials Convoy, Release Dangerous Suspects

Suspected herdsmen on Thursday attacked a convoy of correctional officials near Plateau State High Court, releasing no fewer than six criminal suspects.  Naija News understands that the convoy was said to be conveying 14 suspects charged with crimes ranging from murder to kidnapping and rape. The gunmen numbering over 20 arrived in vans brandishing dangerous weapons […]

Read Full Text Of Magu’s Point-By-Point Defence Of Allegations Against Him

The full text of Ibrahim Magu‘s point-by-point defence of allegations against him has emerged. Naija News reports that Magu, who has since been suspended as the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has given a point-by-point defence of allegations of corruption against him before the Justice Ayo Salami-led special presidential probe […]

Sowore Set To Be Re-Arrested, See Why

There are indications that Omoyele Sowore, the convener of #RevolutionNow Movement and publisher of SaharaReporters is set to be re-arrested. Naija News understands that the Inspector-General of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF), Mohammed Adamu, has been petitioned by the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, over a “malicious and defamatory” […]