317 prisoners regain freedom in Kano

Ted Odogwu Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Ganduje on Friday freed 317 prison inmates in the spirit of the Eid-el-fitr celebration. The pardon, he stated, was in exercise of his constitutional powers of prerogative of mercy, noting that the decision to free the inmates was prompted by the spirit of Ramadan, which includes forgiveness and […]

FCT imposes curfew to avert Gbagyi, Hausa youths clash

Adelani Adepegba, Ifeanyi Onuba The Federal Capital Territory Administration has imposed a curfew on Bwari, the capital of Bwari Area Council following moves by Gbagyi and Hausa youths to attack one another. The administration explained that reports indicated that some miscreants took advantage of the Eid-il-Fitr celebration to launch attacks on innocent residents of the […]

Politicians are worst criminals, says defiant tricycle thief

Enyioha Opara, Minna The police in Niger State have arrested four suspected tricycle thieves along Abuja-Kaduna expressway. Abbas Kabir, 19, and lmrana Abdullahi, 21, both of the Tudun Wada area of Kaduna were apprehended by police detectives attached to the Command Special Anti-robbery Squad. It was learnt Kabir and Abdullahi stole two tricycles with registration […]

ICYMI: I joined kidnap gang to make money for Sallah – Suspect

Enyioha Opara, Minna THE Niger State Police Command has arrested two suspected  kidnappers that had been making life unbearable for the people of Sabon Mariga in the Rafi Local Government Area of the state. The suspects, Mohammed Kwairi, 23, and Emmanuel Idi, 21, were arrested by police operatives attached to Kagara division. It was learnt […]