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Lady, 5 others bag 141 years imprisonment for drug trafficking in Edo, Ogun

A 25-year-old lady, Chioma Okocha and five men: Ndubuisi John, Haruna Aliyu, Saddam Abdullahi, Bashir Usman, and Usman Ibrahim have been sentenced to a total of 141 years imprisonment for trafficking in Cocaine and Cannabis Sativa by Federal High Courts sitting in Benin, Edo and Abeokuta, Ogun state respectively. This was contained in a Facebook […]

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Edo man calls for justice over defiled 10-year-old daughter

An Edo-based man, Odion Edigin, has appealed to Nigerians to prevail on the Nigeria Police and the Department of Public Prosecution to charge a suspected pedophile, Patrick IIhowa,to court for alleged defilement of his 10-year-old daughter. Briefing journalists on Wednesday at the NUJ Press Centre in Benin City, Edigin alleged that since his 10-year-old daughter […]

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Jailbreak foiled in Benin prison

There were sporadic gunshots around the Benin Medium Security prison on Sapele Road in Benin City, Edo State, and traffic diverted off the area as fears of attempted jailbreak rented the air. Several arms bearing personnel of the Nigerian Prisons and sister security agencies were immediately deployed to the prisons, as it was gathered that […]

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