Update: 200 Opposition Politicians Arrested By Russian Police Ahead Polls

Russian police on Saturday arrested around 200 opposition politicians and municipal deputies at a Moscow conference as authorities tighten the screws on Kremlin critics ahead of parliamentary elections. A police raid on an opposition conference dedicated to running for municipal office came after President Vladimir Putin’s top critic Alexei Navalny was jailed for two and […]

EndSARS: Rihanna Throws Weight Behind Protest

Popular American pop singer, Rihanna, has on Saturday, thrown her weight behind the #EndSARS protests which birthed the #OccupyLekkiTollgate protest. In a tweet reacting to Amnesty International Nigeria, Rihanna said “Peaceful protest is a human right!! #EndSARS.” Amnesty International tweeted, “Amnesty International was informed that several protesters, were arrested and have been detained. Several sources, […]

Al-qaeda Leader In Yemen Under Arrest – UN

The leader of Al-Qaeda’s Yemeni affiliate has been under arrest for several months, according to a United Nations report released on Thursday, in what will be seen as a huge breakthrough in the fight against the global jihadist threat. The document said Khalid Batarfi, the leader of Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) for just […]

Police Arrest Man Who Published Rape Video On Social Media

The Police Command in Sokoto State has confirmed the arrest of Baffa Tafida, who allegedly circulated a video on social media while sexually assaulting a girl. The girl was assaulted in 2017, but the video was allegedly released by the suspect a few weeks to the girl’s marriage slated for October. The marriage was called […]

Police Arrest 11 For Cultism

Eleven people have been reported to have been arrested by the Cross River state police command, the suspects were said to have been involved in a cult initiation. The initiation was stated to have been taking place at the Bishop Moynag Avenue, State Housing, Calabar. DSP Irene Ugbo, who is the Police Public Relations Officer, […]

Pastors And Others, Arrested For Selling Baby

A pastor, Mrs Mmayen Odiuotip along five others have been arrested by the Akwa Ibom State Police Command for stealing and selling a baby in 2018. The pastor who is 39 years old, while confessing to the crime revealed she had bought the child for her sister. In a press release signed by the Police […]

One Arrested,15 Declared Wanted Over Ekiti Festival Crisis

The Ekiti State police through their spokesperson, Sunday Abutu, said on Tuesday they have declared 15 individuals wanted over the destruction of lives and properties in Ire Ekiti the Oye Council area of the state. The destruction was said to have been caused by the youths of the community over the decision by the Oba […]