Category: Crime

Mob Kill, Set Ablaze Three Suspected Robbers in Kogi

Three suspected armed robbers were on Friday set ablaze at Orunu junction in Ofu Local Government Area of Kogi State by some youths. The youths are suspected to be from...

Anxiety Rises Over Deeper Life Pastor Kidnapped In Kogi State

David Onubedo, a pastor of the Deeper Christian Life Ministry (DCLM) in Kebbi State, was reportedly kidnapped on Monday evening in Okene, Kogi State, SaharaReporters...

Police Dismiss Policeman Who Killed Tanker Driver Along Okene-Lokoja Road

The Kogi State Commissioner of police, Mr. Besan Gwana has confirmed the dismissal of Cpl. Onoja John from the police force, over his alleged shooting of a tanker driver...

Armed Robbers Attack Enyimba Players in Okene

Suspected armed robbers attacked players of Enyimba Football Club of Aba in the Okene area of Kogi state on Monday. The players were heading to Kaduna for the Super 4...

Day Herdsmen Visited Kogi Community With Death

How attack on Agojeju left 18 dead, houses burnt   For villagers and residents of Agojeju, a boundary community between Omala and Dekina LGA of Kogi State, Monday,...

Redeemed Pastor Kidnapped in Kogi

It was a sad Sunday for members of Redeemed Christian Church of God in Kogi as Gun men suspected to be kidnappers invaded the Resurrection Parish of the Church at Kabba...

Vandalism: Civil Defence Arrests 130, Arraigns 19 in Kogi

The Kogi State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) arrested 130 suspects for vandalism and theft last year. The Commandant, Mr. Ochogwu...

Extend Anti-Graft Probe to LG Joint Account, Lokoja NULGE Tasks PMB

By Amuda Dan Sulaiman FAB, Lokoja. The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE), Lokoja Local Government chapter has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to...

Kogi Police Arrest 5 Kidnappers, 14 Other Criminal Suspects

Kogi State Police Command has arrested five suspected kidnappers and fourteen other suspects for various offenses in different parts of State . The State  Commissioner...

Man Kills Sister Over Plantain Harvest in Kogi

The disagreement between 36-year-old Mohammed Adamu and his elder sister, Ikani Ayebe Adamu, which had sim­mered since 2014, finally boiled over, resulting in Mohammed...