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Killing of Boko Haram members legitimate, Army Col tells court

A prosecution witness in the on-going trial of the six police officers suspected to have killed the leader of the Boko Haram Islamic sect, Mohammed Yusuf, Colonel Benjamin Ahamotu yesterday told the Federal High Court that killing of members of the sect was a legitimate duty. Ahamotu who led the army troop that arrested Yusuf […]

Robbers kill 4 policemen at divisional HQ

Four policemen met their untimely deaths yesterday in Kogi State when armed robbers opened fire on them right in front of the divisional police headquarters in Okene, The robbers were said to have come for a reprisal attack following the arrest of the driver and their vehicle a fortnight ago. It was said that policemen […]

Ojukwu’ll rise again –Debe, eldest son

Debe Sylvester Odumegwu-Ojukwu, the late Ikemba’s eldest son is precisely a chip of the old block. He cuts in a special way, the split image of his father-the eye popping, gesticulations, mannerisms, voice modulation, physiognomy, charisma, shining brilliance, a clone, in self admittance. Debe, lawyer by profession sits atop the legendary family business empire in […]

How Ojukwu will be buried

Burial plans picked up yesterday family members of Dim Emeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, formally informed the town and the Igwe of the death of their father. The family delegation, led by Sylvester Ojukwu, a lawyer and first son of the Ikemba Nnewi, who had earlier arrived the Igwe’s palace at about 8.30a.m, went through the motions […]

Ex-militants block Abuja–Lokoja highway

It was hectic time for motorists plying Abuja- Lokoja highway yesterday when for over six hours, over 1000 Niger Delta ex-militants blocked the highway causing traffic gridlock in the ever busy road. According to findings, the ex-militants, who were traveling in 60 coast er buses were going to Abu ja from Bayelsa State to make […]

Fuel tanker inferno: 3 dead, 15 wounded

Three people were feared dead yesterday, when a tanker lost control in Nnewi, Anambra State, killing three people including a driver, conductor and a car dealer, leaving 15 people wounded. The incident, which happened at about 12.50pm at a junction near the Nnewi Area Command of the Nigeria Police left three people dead and 15 […]

Nollywood has taught me the good, the bad and the ugly – Cynthia Agholor, Nollywood actress

Sexy, sultry and well-endowed Nollywood actress, Cynthia Agholor has her hands full at the moment. Starting out at an early age into the world of make-belief, Cynthia believes she is a star. In a recent chat with Daily Sun, Cynthia whose middle name is good luck, bemoans the invasion of her privacy at all times […]

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