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Prisoner Who Escaped From Owerri Prison Burnt To Death By Angry Villagers

File Photo: The freedom of a prisoner who escaped from the Owerri correctional facility was short-lived as he was set ablaze by residents of Umuawom Village in Ihodimeze Community, Ikeduru…

Man burnt to death for alleged blasphemy in Bauchi

By David Adenuga, Bauchi Tragedy struck in Darazo Local Government Area of Bauchi State when angry youths set ablaze a man identified as Talle Mai Ruwa for allegedly insulting Prophet…

“Put me in your prayers” – Singer, Mr May D cries out over burnt leg

Nigerian singer, Mr. May D is currently in severe pain as he begs for the prayers of his fans due to his leg that recently got burnt. In an Insta-story…

Burnt police stations remain in ruins

Four months ago, many police stations across the country, especially in Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt, were set on fire. The incident, which was the aftermath of the ENDSARS rallies,…

4 burnt to death in Ogun auto crash

Four persons were on Sunday burnt to death in an accident involving a 14-passenger commercial bus at Atoyo, inbound Ogbere on Ijebu Ode -Benin expressway. The Public Relations Officer, Ogun…

Tanker driver burnt to death in Ogun

A driver  was on Friday burnt to death in a diesel laden tanker explosion at Atoyo, along Ijebu Ode-Ogbere Expressway, in Ogun. Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi,  spokesperson of  Traffic Compliance and…

Two killed, vehicle burnt as Amotekun invade bandits, kidnappers’ den in Ondo.

Two people have been killed by bandits suspected to be herders in Owo Local Government Area of Ondo State. One of the deceased, a farmer whose name was given as…

N2.5b assets burnt, thousands of jobs threatened at Lekki Plaza, says LCC

By Robert Egbe The Lekki Concession Company (LCC) on Thursday estimated that its assets worth about N2.5billion were destroyed in the aftermath of the October 20 incident at the plaza….

Nine shops burnt in Kwara fire

By Adekunle Jimoh, Ilorin No fewer than nine shops stocked with various items were burnt down on Tuesday morning at the popular Bode-Saadun Market in Moro council area of Kwara…

● Suspected member of notorious criminal gang Shila Boys burnt to death in Adamawa (graphic photos)

A suspected member of a criminal gang known as ‘Shila Boys’ was beaten and burnt to death by an angry mob in Jimeta, Yola North local government area of Adamawa…

● Taxi Driver Whose Car Got Burnt In Port Harcourt Gets Replacement

A taxi driver simply identified as Balogun, who suffered depression as a result of losing his car to a fire incident in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, has smiled again after…

17 travellers burnt beyound recognition in road accident in Nasarawa – FRSC

By Linus Oota, Lafia The Federal Roads Safety Commission, ( FRSC ) has confirmed the death of 17 travellers in Akwanga Local Government Area of Nasarawa State on Saturday night….

Houses burnt in Rivers as cultists engage in supremacy war

By Mike Odiegwu, Port Harcourt The police have arrested a suspected cultist following a clash by rival groups at the Mile one market axis of Diobu in Port Harcourt on…

Update: Police burnt home, kidnapped two associates in Abia, sufferer tells panel

By Sunny Nwankwo, Umuahia An auto mechanic identified as Emeka Obasi Kama has narrated to the Abia Panel on Police Brutality of how his friends, Uchechi Agwu Kalu and Ndubuisi…

Update: Two feared lifeless, homes burnt as Ondo communities struggle over land

From Bamigbola Gbolagunte, Akure Two persons were on Friday feared dead at Isinigbo in Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo State during a protest over land dispute. Also some…