The Morning Report: IPOB Kills 6 Soldiers, 4 Policemen In Rivers, Police Arrest Ex-Minister’s Son Over Alleged Robbery, DSS Arrests Prophet

IPOB Kills 6 Soldiers, 4 Policemen In Rivers, Wike Insists

IPOB kills 6 soldiers, 4 policemen in Rivers, Wike insists

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has said that hoodlums suspected to be members of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) killed six soldiers and four policemen in the state.

Governor Wike, who stated this when he received members of the Nigeria Guide of Editors (NGE) at Government House Port Harcourt, also noted that the hoodlums burnt down police stations and a court building.

“I don’t support criminality. IPOB killed six army officers, four policemen, burnt police stations and court buildings. This is Rivers State, go to Oyigbo and see the level of destruction. Now, the state government will be rebuilding those facilities…READ MORE>>>


Police Arrest Ex-Minister’s Son Over Alleged Robbery At Bureau De Change

A former minister’s son is now in Police custody following his arrest for an alleged robbery attempt at an Abuja Bureau De Change.

The suspect allegedly attacked the BDC last week.

He is in detention pending the conclusion of investigation…


DSS Arrests Prophet, Three Others Over Alleged Attempt To Kidnap Bayelsa Council Boss

Operatives of the department of state security Department (DSS) in Bayelsa State have arrested a 43-year-old prophet, Kingsley Jeremiah Amos, and three others over an alleged attempt to kidnap and sending life-threatening text messages to the chairman of the Yenagoa Local Government Area of the state, Uroupaye Nimizuoa.

Others arrested alongside the prophet were 38 years old ICT expert Philip Anayo Okorie, an indigene of Akanu community in Ohaffia local government area of Abia State, 37 years old spiritualist, Tari Erigi, from Okordia-Zarama community of Yenagoa local government and one 35 years old woman, Nsikan Umoh Sunday from Akwa Ibom State.

The DSS, while parading the suspects in Yenagoa, alleged that sequel to the receipt of a petition on alleged threat of kidnap of the chairman of the Yenagoa local government council, Uroupaye Nimizuoa, his mother and members of his family by an unknown mobile phone number, investigation led to the arrest of the four suspects…READ MORE>>>


No Colored Braids, Long Artificial Lashes, Off Shoulder Dress – Federal Poly Oko Release Dress Code

Federal Polytechnic Oko, has released a document to students to make them aware of the dress code in the institution and social media users are outraged.

The document reads, War Against Indecent Dressing (WAID) in Federal Polytechnic Oko then goes on to list what is not acceptable in the tertiary institution as regards fashion.

For the women, the code bans things like skirt with slit above knees, off-shoulder dresses and tops, sleeveless dresses and tops, rugged jeans and low waist trousers, lengthy and coloured braids, coloured hair, long artificial lashes, bandana hairband, bogus fashion jewelries and more…READ MORE>>>


Our Leader Coordinated Operations From Prison – Ex-Soldiers, Others Arrested For Robbery In Ebonyi Confesses

Robbery suspects arrested in connection with the attack on a bullion van and killing of four policemen in Ebonyi State in July have explained how their gang leader, one Clement Abanara aka Millions, planned their operations from Ikoyi prison, Lagos, where he is remanded.

The suspects are two dismissed soldiers, Ayeni Samuel and Emeka Ariston, Abanara’s cousin, Alfred Robinson and four others identified as Sunday Solemu, Abuchi Alfred, Emeka Ilo and Ekene Igbanifore.

They were apprehended recently by operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team while they were reportedly planning to rob a commercial bank in Asaba, Delta State.


Man Utd Vs Arsenal: Arteta Seeks First Gunners’ Win In 14 Years

Arsenal manager, Mikel Arteta, has said their trip to Manchester United on Sunday, is the “perfect scenario” to get their Premier League season back on track.

The Gunners are currently 11th on the log, after back-to-back defeats to Manchester City and Leicester City.

Arsenal have not won a league game at Old Trafford since 2006 and have gone 28 matches without victory away at a traditional “Big Six” club for almost six years, dating back to a 2-0 win at Manchester City in January 2015…READ MORE>>>


Guardiola Clears Air On Leaving Man City For Barcelona

Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, has claimed he wants to extend his stay at the Premier League club, rather than return to Barcelona.

Guardiola will be out of contract at the Etihad Stadium next summer.

Barcelona’s presidential front-runner, Victor Font, has already declared his intention to bring the 49-year-old back to Camp Nou…READ MORE>>>