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Four Policemen Shot Dead As Armed Robbers Attack Bullion Van In Ebonyi

The Ebonyi State Police Command has confirmed the killing of four policemen by suspected armed robbers at Ezzamgbo junction of the Enugu-Abakaliki federal highway. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Phillip Maku, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday. Maku said that 12 persons comprising policemen and a commercial bank’s staff were escorting a bullion van from Enugu to Abakaliki and were ambushed by the robbers. The Ebonyi State Police Command has confirmed the killing of four policemen by suspected armed robbers at Ezzamgbo junction of the Enugu-Abakaliki federal highway. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Phillip Maku, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday. Maku said

How I was raped, offered blood as water by herders

How I was raped, offered blood as water by herders A rape victim, Victoria Okocha, has painted a horrible picture of how she was abducted by herdsmen, raped in turns and offered human blood as drinking water. Vicky, as she is fondly called, also narrated how the herdsmen butchered another female who they roasted as meat in her presence. Giving a graphic account about her ordeal, the lady, who is in her 20’s, told newsmen: “I am from Ubulu-Uku, Aniocha South Local Government Area of Delta State. Last Friday night, we were travelling from Ubulu-Uku to Asaba through Ogwashi-Uku. Suddenly we saw ahead of us a fallen tree across the road at Isa-Ogwashi, just before you enter Ogwashi-Uku town. We thought it was

Two suspects in police net as remains of missing Professor found dumped in landfill

Two suspects in police net as remains of missing Professor found dumped in landfill The case of a missing Arizona State University professor who vanished in March took a dark turn on Friday as police announced the discovery of his remains in a landfill, allegedly dumped by two Louisiana teenagers. Junseok Chae, associate dean for research at ASU’s School of Engineering, was reported missing March 25 when he didn’t return home from work at the university. Authorities began searching a dump in Surprise, Arizona on May 11, but only discovered his body on July 17 after a weeks-long manhunt that involved dozens of people working 15-hour shifts and cost hundreds of thousands of dollars. Police say they also found related evidence in

Gunmen storm Plateau court, whisk away 4 kidnap, robbery suspects.

Five gunmen on Thursday stormed the Plateau High Court in Barkin Ladi Local Government and whisked away four kidnap and robbery suspects who were to be arraigned before the court. The suspects; Umar Adamu, Bashir Mohammed, Musa Usman and Abdul Haruna, were to appear before Justice Nanpon Dadi when the incident occurred. Troops arrest bandits, rescue kidnapped victims in Sokoto, Katsina Alleged rape: Court remands man for defiling his 12-year-old daughter A visibly shaken Prosecutor from the Plateau Ministry of Justice, who preferred anonymity, said that the gunmen stormed the court premises about 9.30 a.m., shooting in the air. “The suspects were to appear before Justice Nanpon Dadi but the judge was said to be away on an appeal panel

INTERPOL arrest three Nigerians for fraud, money laundering

INTERPOL arrest three Nigerians for fraud, money laundering Operatives of the Nigeria Police Cybercrime Unit, INTERPOL National Central Bureau (NCB), Abuja have arrested three suspects Samson Inegbenesun 30years, Blessed Junior 32years and Muhammed Zakari 36years for fraud, money laundering and romance scam. Nigeria police in a statement disclosed that the suspects all male are from Uromi in Edo State, Nigeria. The suspects, police said were arrested in Uromi following investigations into suspected fraudulent online procurement and supply of COVID-19 protective mask, received through the INTERPOL NCB Wiesbaden, Germany. “Investigations reveal that Samson Inegbenosun is an internet fraudster and a member of a Turkey-based online scamming syndicate,” police said. “He supplies foreign and local bank accounts to receive fraudulent funds and use same as conduit

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