Girl, 17, reported missing, found dead in domestic well

November 10, 2021 Umar Bayo Abdulwahab 0

Men of the the Kwara state fire service, Wednesday, recovered the body of a 17-year-old girl from a domestic well in Iloriin, Kwara state capital.The deceased simiply identified as Aminat had been reported missing four days ago before her lifeless body was found floating in a domestic well at Oke- Adini area of Ilorin. A statement by the Head, media Read More

Fear grips Jalingo residents over increasing rate of missing persons

October 25, 2021 Andrew Ojih,​ 0

There is palpable fear in Jalingo Taraba state over increasing disappearance of persons in the metropolis and beyond. Blueprint investigation shows that from September 10th to date, over ten persons have mysteriously disappeared. This is aside rising insecurity which has led to the kidnapping and killing of many people in the state. Our correspondent who had​ been following this ugly Read More

Osinbajo not desperate, didn’t renounce 2023 presidential ambition – Group

October 24, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo’s strong focus on his responsibilities, along with a decidedly non-desperate disposition towards the 2023 presidential race has further energised his support base nationwide, the Progressive Consolidation Group (PCG) has said. Dismissing speculations that the Vice President may have attended a meeting and renounced his 2023 bid to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari, the PCG emphasised that Read More

Kabba Jailbreak: Group urges Buhari to sack prison’s Comptroller General immediately

September 15, 2021 Editorial II 0

The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to sack the Comptroller- General of the Nigerian correctional centre, Alhaji Haliru Nababa over the attack on a prison in Kogi state on Monday. Unknown gunmen attacked the federal correctional centre in Kabba, Kabba/Bunu Local Government Area of Kogi State on Monday morning, leading to the death Read More

Anxiety trails disappearance of 20-year- old man in Enugu

August 19, 2021 Chuks Nweze 0

The whereabouts of a 20-year- old man, a technician, Miracle Onoh, who allegedly got missing since Monday, after the sit-at-home order declared by IPOB because of Nnamdi Kanu’s detention at old Orie Emene, a suburb of Enugu metropolis. It is now a source of worry and confusion to his family members.It was gathered that Miracle, the first child of his Read More

Olympics: Ugandan athlete goes missing in Japan

July 16, 2021 Blueprint 0

A Ugandan weightlifter has reportedly gone missing during an Olympic training camp in Japan a week from the opening of the Tokyo Games. According to Izumisano city officials venue of Uganda camp, Julius Ssekitoleko, failed to show up for a coronavirus test and was not in his hotel room. “One member of the Ugandan delegation, which the city received as Read More

Imo: Reach FM presenter declared missing

July 8, 2021 Chidiebere Iwuoha 0

On Air Presenter (OAP) with the Reach 104.9 FM Owerri, Imo state, Sunny Uma Anderson, has been declared missing. A statement issued Wednesday by the management which was published on its verified facebook page, stated that he was last seen in the office on 2nd July, 2021. It further stated that the missing presenter wore an orange t-shirt and black Read More

40-year-old man caught with human head in Osun

June 11, 2021 Lateef Ibrahim 0

Osun state police command has arrested a 40-year-old man, Kabiru Oyeduntan, with a human head.  The suspect, who was paraded by the state Commissioner of Police, Olawale Olokode, was alleged to be a ritualist.  According to the CP, the suspect was arrested around 9pm of Thursday, June 10, 2021 at quarry area, Apomu in Isokan local government area of the Read More

Again, Police arrest Imo newspaper distributors

May 10, 2021 Chidiebere Iwuoha 0

One week after security agents arrested the New Telegraph’s newspaper distributor, Chuks Ugwuibe in Imo state, five others were Monday arrested. Our correspondent gathered that policemen stormed the newspaper distribution centre on Rotibi Street in the morning and arrested five of them, without giving them an opportunity to know why they were being arrested. When Ugwuibe was declared missing last Read More

Imo varsity law student found dead in Owerri

May 3, 2021 Chidiebere Iwuoha 0

A 300-level Law Student of Imo state University, Chiwueze Kingsley, has been found dead days  after he was declared missing.Chiwueze also known as “Saraki” went missing on the night of April 26 when he reportedly left his hostel around Bishop’s Court Owerri to see his family at World Bank Housing area but was not seen again. The Oguta local government Read More