Just In: Kidnapped School Principal, 4 Teachers Rescued At Issele-Asagba

…As Two Suspected  Kidnappers  Are Arrested By Victor Bieni Issele-Asagba Mixed Secondary School located at Issue Asagba in Aniocha North Local Government Area of Delta State was thrown into a theatre of crisis, pandemonium as Students scamper for safety between 10am to 11am in the morning as Masked gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen, about eight Kidnappers in number storm the School Premises and abducted the Principal, and four other teachers, whisked them unknown destination. The aborminable situation, Criminal incidence drew the attention of the Community Youths, and Vigilante with…

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Just in: School Proprietor Regains Freedom After N10m Ransom

By Omoghene Benedict, Abductors of the Proprietor of Kogbodi International Schools in Ughelli, Delta State, Mr. Patrick Kogbodi has been released after it was gathered a ransom was for release. Kogbodi who spent barely two weeks in the hand of his abductors was released at the early hours of Saturday 12 October, 2019 at Emevor in Isoko North local government area of the state. The victim who was abducted by the hoodlums along Aroh Road, Ughelli, was on his way to church service when he was waylaid and whisked away…

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EFCC Nabs Suspected Internet Fraudster In Delta

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,(EFCC) from the Benin Zonal Office on Wednesday October 9, 2019 arrested a suspected internet fraud kingpin, Akegor Godbless Omamuyorwi at his palatial home in Ughelli, Delta State. According to efccnigeria.org, The arrest of the 34-year-old alleged internet fraud kingpin, who is also a chief in his Agbarho Community, was triggered by a petition from a bank following complaint by a Canadian resident, who alleged that she had transferred the sum of $390,950.34 Canadian dollar to two different accounts in the same bank…

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School Proprietor Kidnapped in Ughelli

By Omoghene Benedict,     GUNMEN suspected to be kidnappers, have abducted the proprietor of a Kogbodi International Schools, Ughelli, Delta State, Mr. Patrick Kogbodi. The victim, according to sources was abducted by the hoodlums along Aroh Road, Ughelli, was on his way to church for an early morning catholic service when he was waylaid and whisked away to an unknown location by his assailants. Another source held that before his abduction, he had just celebrated his 70th birthday on the previous day, (Saturday). Though efforts to speak with the…

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Ex-agitators Seek An End To Pipeline Vandalization, Bunkering In Urhobo Land

…Set Up Local Tax Force In Delta Central BY Omoghene Benedict, Worried by the incessant illegal bunkering activities and pipeline vandalization, ex-militant leaders under the aegis of Coalition of Urhobo Agitators have appealed to suspected vandals and illegal bunkerers to put an end to their activities in Urhobo land or face the wrath of the law. In a one day program held in Otu-Jeremi, Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State, tagged: ‘War Against Vandalization, Illegal Refineries /Bunkering in Urhobo Land’, the convener, ‘General’ Abraham Ekokotu said, “With the…

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Xenophobic Attack: Sen. Uzor Kalu Calls For The Closure Of MTN, DSTV, Shoprite In Nigeria

The Senate Chief Whip, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, has called for South African businesses in Nigeria to be shut down if the latest wave of xenophobic attacks persist. Kalu described as wicked and mindless the onslaught visited upon Nigerians by South Africans since violence broke out last Sunday in Johannesburg, noting that arresting the attackers is not enough. He decried the attackers’ justifications for the attrocities that foreigners are taking their jobs, saying if Nigerians are not allowed to peacefully conduct their businesses, the SA businesses in the country including…

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FBI, Nigerian Fraudsters And Other Stories – Reuben Abati

This is not the best of times to be identified as a Nigerian, especially if you are a Nigerian in diaspora. It is indeed the worst of times to be Nigerian because of the kind of daredevilry that our compatriots have demonstrated in recent times, in criminal pursuits of such scale, texture, volume, and depth, not at intervals but at an alarming pace and regularity, not just in one country or continent, but from continent to continent, country to country, giving such impression that perhaps apart from the traditional Cosa…

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Boy,18, kills Mother, Slept With Her Corpse For Ritual

By Omoghene Benedict, An 18- year- old man simply identified as Samuel Akpobome has been arrested and paraded by the police in Edo State for allegedly killing his mother for money rituals In his confessional statement, Akpobome reveals on Wednesday that he strangled the victim, Christiana Ighoyivwi, while she was asleep in her residence on Market Road, Ologbo, Ikpoba – Okha Local Government Area of the state . The teenager , who was paraded by the Commissioner of Police, Mr. Johnson Kokumo, along with over 80 other suspects arrested for…

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Criminals issued Quit Notice By Police, Vigilante In Ughelli

 By Omoghene Benedict,  THE Divisional Police Officer attached to ‘A’ division Ughelli, CSP Kevin Zuokumor and the local Vigilante Group of Nigeria, VGN has read riot act to criminals in Ughelli and environs to desist from the act of criminality or face the wrath of the law.  This is just as two suspected armed robbers were arrested at Ekiugbo-Ughelli by vigilante while trying to rob a man of his motorcycle. CSP Zuokumor gave this warning in his office when he was addressing the Vigilante Group of Nigeria, VGN, led by…

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Igbadi Sends SOS To Security Agents As Ewulu Community Mourns Gruesome Murder of Dumebi

By Victor Bieni The Councillor representing ward 9, Ewulu in Aniocha South local government area of Delta State, Mrs Patience Igbadi has appealed to Security Agents in the State to come to the aid of the Ewulu community following the gruesome murder of Mrs. Dumebi Theresa Nwabuokei on July 5, 2019. Mrs Igbadi made this appeal while speaking on the recent murder of the young lady who went to farm revealed that for the past one week, women across the community have been in a mournful mood, lamentinging that they…

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