Agba Jalingo To Appear Before New Judge On Thursday As Counsel Berates Cross River Government

Agba Jalingo, the Nigerian journalist who has been incarcerated for 172 days for alleged acts of terrorism and cybercrime following an article he wrote in July 2019 seeking accountability for half a billion Naira alleged to have been diverted by the Cross River State government will on Thursday be docked before a new Judge.

This follows the order of the former trial judge, Justice Simon Amobeda who in his ruling of Friday, February 7, 2020 recused himself. The new Judge is Justice Sule Shuaibu who Continue reading “Agba Jalingo To Appear Before New Judge On Thursday As Counsel Berates Cross River Government”

Insecurity: Nigeria Police neutralizes 250 terrorists

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​POLICE TACTICAL FORCES STORM ANSARU TERRORISTS’ CAMP
Neutralize over 250 terrorists and bandits

Special Operatives of Operation Puff Adder of the Nigeria Police backed by the Special Forces of the Police Airwing, in a daring offensive operation, stormed one of the largest operational camps of the Ansaru Terror Group (also housing other bandits and kidnappers) located in Kuduru Forest, Birnin Gwari, Kaduna State and successfully neutralized over 250 high-profile members of the Ansaru Terror Group. Continue reading “Insecurity: Nigeria Police neutralizes 250 terrorists”

Katsina: Wife stabs husband to death over phone charger

A 17-year-old housewife, Rabi Rabi’u, who stabbed her husband, Shamsu Salisu, to death in Katsina State last Wednesday, has explained that a misunderstanding on who should first charge their mobile telephone led to a scuffle in which he died. Rabi, who was paraded at the Katsina State Police Command Headquarters on Tuesday, said amidst sobs that she never knew the stab could lead to the death of the 25-year-old Salisu. Continue reading “Katsina: Wife stabs husband to death over phone charger”

BREAKING: Court sentenced Maryam Sanda to death for killing husband

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja today found Maryam Sanda guilty of killing her husband, Bilyaminu Bello. She was sentenced to death by hanging by the judge.

The Nigerian police charged Ms Sanda for culpable homicide in November 2017, and sought the death penalty against the accused in a two count charge. Continue reading “BREAKING: Court sentenced Maryam Sanda to death for killing husband”