Over 5 fear dead as two rival cults clash in Ughelli

By Kobiruo Favour  Over five persons have been reportedly feared dead in an alleged related cult clash between two rival groups in Ughelli, Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State. One of the deceased, popularly known as ‘One Chop’ was hacked to death and his corpse deposited at Okorodafe roundabout in Ughelli metropolis, while the other was killed and his corpse dropped at Ughelli main Market within the interval of two days. It was gathered that, the clash is between two cult groups, Aro-Bagger and Mafaite. Though it could…

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Again, two police officers killed, others injured in an ambush attack in Delta

  From Joel Grandball  Barely four days after a police officer attached to Dragon 20, identified as Sergeant Godspower Ogute was shot dead along the East/West road in Ogor, Ughelli North in an ambushed attack, another two officers, attached to Otor-Owhe division have been shot dead at a check point at Eboh-Iyede, Isoko North Local Government Delta state. Two other police officers also sustained life threatening gunshot injuries and their AK-47 rifles were taken away, it was confirmed by the Delta State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Andrew Aniamaka. Two…

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Unknown Gunmen Kill Police Officer, injure Another in An Ambush attack in Ughelli

By Joel Grandball A police sergeant attached to the Ughelli Area Command simply identified as Sergeant Godspower Ogute have been confirmed dead while others sustained various degrees of gunshot wounds when a gang of unidentified gunmen ambushed a Dragon 20 Patrol team at a police check point in Ogor, Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State. It was gathered that the suspected hoodlums allegedly made away with a police rifle belonging to the police team after the incident It would be recalled that in July 2018, suspected armed robbers…

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Man, 50 beheaded in Oghara by suspected cyber fraudsters

  By Joel Grandball, Tragedy on Tuesday struck in Oghara the home town of the Delta State former governor Chief James Onanefe Ibori in Ethiope West Local Government Area as a man simply identified as Segun, 50, a cyclist was beheaded by ritualists suspected to be cyber fraudsters popularly known as ‘Yahoo boys’.   According sources, Segun had closed from the day’s job and was relaxing at the front of his house to receives fresh air due to power outrage in the area before he was killed by the suspects…

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Fulani herdsmen: Ewu women protest over continuous rape

…govt should fish those responsible out- Muslim Cleric By Grandball Joel, MOTORISTS plying the Ewu-Urhobo road to other communities in Ughelli South Local Government of Delta were stranded for over several hours as women from the community in protest barricaded the major road over what they described their continuous raping by suspected Fulani herdsmen raving the area. The women in their hundreds displaying leaves with songs such as ‘We no go gree’, ‘Fulani must go’, ‘We are tired of Fulani herdsmen raping us to death’ alleged that Fulani herdsmen have…

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Unknown gunmen abduct PDP chieftain in Delta 

  By Grandball Joel Suspected gunmen have abducted a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, simply identified as Vera in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State in her farm. According to source, the incident occured on Monday and it remain unclear if her abduction was politically motivated or criminally related. The source held that some persons have been arrested in connection with her abduction and are being investigated over the allegations. “She was abducted in her farm at the Oviri-Ogor community when she was on inspection visit…

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