How F-SARS Nearly Kill Me Few Kilometers To My Home Town, Nation Regional Editor, Shola O’Neil Reveals

The Special Anti-Robbery Squad, popularly known as SARS may have become larger than the Nigeria Police Force itself, reason is that it continues to flout directives issued by its authorities and absolutely nothing is being done to really stop them. The near-death experience of The Nation’s Southsouth Regional Editor, Shola O’neil, on Monday, June 3 at the hands of some of these brutes cum policemen, goes to show that Nigerians are, simply put, unsafe. How many Nigerians have been or are being subjected to these inhumane treatments meted out by…

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Abducted 78yrs Old Mother Killed, Corpse Dropped Off At Amassoma River Bank

By Blessing Amudo, Kidnappers of 78-year-old mother of a former member of the Bayelsa State House of Assembly, Kate Owoko have killed their victim and dumped her corpse at the river bank of Amassoma community, Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa State . The abductors were said to have dumped the remains of the lawmaker’s mother at the bank of Amassoma River, Southern Ijaw Local Government Area. It was gathered that the victim was kidnapped at her Amassoma residence on April 18, 2019, the home town of the first…

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Gunmen Abduct Ohworode In Delta

..demands N15m ransom By Uruemu Favour, Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have kidnapped the vice principal of Otor-Udu Secondary school, at Imode in Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State. The victim, Mrs. Owhorode according to sources was allegedly abducted at Imode community at about 2:am on Sunday 19th May, 2019. The source alleged that her abductors have made contact with the family for a ransom of N15 million to secure her freedom. “We are no longer safe even in our rural communities. Demanding for N15million from a vice…

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Breaking News: New Militant Group Sets To Wind Down Oil Operations in Niger/Delta

..issues ultimatum to foreigners New militant group called Niger Delta Republic Fighters, NDRF ordered all oil companies and multi-nationals operating in the Niger Delta to vacate the region before May 29 or their safety would not guaranteed with effect from June 1, 2019 over what the described ill treatment being meted to the region by the current administration. NDRF has also threatened to declare the Republic of Niger Delta on June 1, 2019In a press statement released by Maj-Gen’ Maxwell Dan stated that, “After several months of consultations within and…

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Suspected Gunmen kill Police Officer’s Wife In Ughelli

By News Editor, A wife of a Police Officer attached to Ughelli Area Command, simply identified as Mrs Elo was shot dead by suspected gunmen at Otovwodo in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State.  The deceased was a mother of two and a second wife before the unfortunate incident occurred. It was gathered by the this medium According a source who spoke on anonymous condition, “The robbers came and robbed almost everybody in the compound and when they got to their apartment, they were finding it difficult to…

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Ukori Advises Groups Against Issuance of Threat Messages To CNL

Following a recent threat to shutdown operations of Chevron Nigeria Limited in Egbema Kingdom by a group ‘General Creek Mandate”, the Executive Chairman of Egbema and Gbaramatu Communities Development Foundation (EGCDF), Ambassador Jude Ebitimi Ukori has called on all groups issuing threat statements to Chevron Nigeria Limited in Egbema Kingdom to eschew violence and embrace dialogue. Ukori who made this known in a statement yesterday said, the EGCDF remains the constituted authority representing the interest of the communities, saying dialogue remains the globally accepted means of agitating for ones rights.…

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2019 Poll: Gov Dickson URGES Security Agencies To Fish Out Abductors of NYSC Members

… Approved 100 percent Increase in Corps members Allowances By Elizaberth Joseph, Yenegoa Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has charged security agencies and Director General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Major General Suleiman Kazaure to complement the efforts of the state government in fishing out those who manhandled corps members during the 2019 elections. The Governor who spoke when the Director General paid him a courtesy call on him in Yenagoa, said the call has become imperative in view of the reckless manner leaders of the All…

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APC, PDP leaders Sign Peace Accord Ahead Of Elections In Ethiope East

By Omoghene Benedict,   AHEAD of the forthcoming general  elections, leaders of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP and the All Progressives Congress, APC in Ethiope East local government area of Delta State, have promised to conduct themselves in a peaceful  and orderly manner during and after the polls in the area. The agreement was reached at the palace of the Ovie of Agbon Kingdom, HRM, Ogurimerime Ukori I, at Isiokolo, Headquarters of the local government on the occasion of the peace accord meeting organized by the council of traditional chiefs…

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Oboro Raises Alarm Over Life Threat 

    By Sunday Apah,   Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP for Delta Central Senatorial District, Hon. Evelyn Omavowan Oboro Esq., yesterday raises alarm over security threat to her life. Oboro, while briefing newsmen at her campaign office in Effururn, Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State, said that from messages and phone calls from strange numbers regarding the February 16 National Assembly election, call for concern that her life and that of her supporters and party members in Delta Central senatorial district are not safe. She said,…

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Over 50 corpses gutted by fire at Enugwu-Ukwu General Hospital Mortuary

  By Amaka chibuzor Okoye The Mortuary section of Enugwu-Ukwu general hospital has been gutted by fire and all the corpses burnt beyond recognition. It was said that the fire started at about 3.pm and before the arrival of fire fighters, the three -room-morgue had been raised down. According to the eye witneses, the fire may have come from bush burning as the surrounding is over grown with dry grasses. The mortician on duty couldn’t stop the fire as he was the only person on duty and they couldn’t ascertain…

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