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Fire kills 11-year-old student in dormitory

An 11-year-old student of Patterson Memorial Grammar School, Onitsha in Anambra State, has been burnt beyond recognition inside the school hostel.

Lagos ‘car snatcher’ nabbed in Anambra

Police in Anambra has confirmed the arrest of two persons in connection with alleged stolen of a Lexus 330 Jeep from the owner in Ajangbadi, Lagos State.

Anambra girls lose laptops to facebook fraudster

Two girls reportedly lost the sum of N418,000 to a 22-year old suspected facebook fraudster, David Maduabuchi, in Okpoko, near Onitsha, Anambra state.
Nigeria Police

Police arrest two ‘kidnappers’ in Anambra

The Anambra State Police Command has said that it has smashed a kidnapping syndicate terrorising the state and has arrested two suspected top members.

Anambra: Police burst kidnap syndicate, arrest two kingpins

The Anambra State Police Command it has smashed a kidnapping syndicate terrorising the state; and has arrested two suspected top members.
Nigeria Police

Two nabbed in Police, kidnappers’ gun duel

Two suspected kidnappers Anthony Robbert and Udoka Nwoko have been arrested by the Anambra state Police command

Three nabbed for abducting, raping female teenagers

Three suspected cultists have been arrested for allegedly abducting and raping two teenage girls in Awada, near Onitsha, Anambra state.

Man disappears after attacking Anambra traders with acid

The Anambra State Police Command has commenced a manhunt for a man who attacked some traders in an Anambra market with a substance believed to be acid.

Man baths eight with acid in Anambra market

Eight persons were reportedly attacked with substance suspected to be acid by a yet to be identified man in Ugwuagba, Awada, near Onitsha, Anambra state.

Flood sacks 2,000 residents, destroys 300 houses

No fewer 2,000 residents have been rendered homeless following the destruction of over 300 houses by flood in Okpoko community, Ogbaru local government area of Anambra state.
The protagonist of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, Chief Ralph Uwazuruike, says that the on – going struggle for an independent Biafra is legitimate and necessary.

MASSOB laments continued detention of security chief in Anambra

The Chief Ralph Uwazurike led Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) and the Biafran Independent Movement (BIM) have decried continued harassment and detention of its members despite their non-violence stance.
Nigeria Police

Woman nabbed for buying baby for N500,000

A 50-year old woman has been arrested by the police for allegedly buying a new born baby at the rate of N500, 000 at No. 3 Onyekwore street, Awada, Onitsha in Anambra state.

Police arrest man for killing wife in Anambra

A 41-year-old man, Sunday Ngwu, has been arrested by Anambra State police command for allegedly killing his wife, Amara, on Ikwo Street, Ibollo, Awada, in Idemili North Local Government Area of the state.

Woman abducts baby from house-help in church

An 18-month-old baby boy was on Sunday allegedly abducted by a woman in a Catholic Church in Awada, Onitsha, Anambra State.

Police arrest notorious armed robber, recover service pistol

Anambra State Police Command at the weekend said it has arrested a suspected notorious armed robber, Chinedu Ani, who robbed a serving DSP in the Police Mobile Force (PMF), at Idodo village along Enugu-Abakaliki Expressway and made away with his service pistol.

UTME: JAMB releases list of suspended CBT centres

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has released the list of Computer Based Test (CBT) centres suspended for aiding examination malpractices across the country.

Police nab 151 suspected cultists in Anambra

Police in Anambra State said it has arrested a total of 151 suspected cultists in various parts of the State.

Police arrest 103 for suspected cultism, armed robbery, recover ammunition in Anambra

The police in Anambra State have arrested about 100 persons suspected to be cultists. They have also nabbed three armed-robbery suspects and recovered some ammunition including a barreta pistol.

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Buhari Media Organisation (BMO)

BMO: Nothing will stop us from promoting government programmes

The Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) says nothing will deter it from promoting laudable activities of the Federal Government.

ADF rejects community policing plan for South-East

The Alaigbo Development Foundation (ADF) has rejected a community policing proposal for the South-East region.
Aisha Falode

NWFL: Why we should get a percentage of FIFA’s $194K largesse to clubs

The board of the Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) headed by Aisha Falode at the weekend came out strongly to make a case for the league board to be given a percentage of the FIFA largesse to Nigerian clubs whose players were paraded at the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup.