Crime

Suicide Bomber Kills Four In Borno Market

TheStreetReporters.com has gathered that a suicide bomber successfully detonated an explosive device strapped on her body near a market in the northeastern Nigerian State of Borno. The resultant blast killed no fewer than four people, leaving others injured, police and civilian vigilante sources said on Saturday. The explosion is suspected to be masterminded Islamist militant group Boko Haram, which has ...

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Boko Haram Bomber Blows Up Self As Civilian Confronts Him In Borno Market

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There was a failed attempt by a suicide bomber to attack and wreak havoc at Rumirgo Market in Askira Uba Local Government Area of Borno State on Saturday morning. The attack was thwarted by a vigilante civilian who accosted him as the suicide bomber was heading to Rumirgo market. TheStreetReporters.com gathered that in the process of interrogation, the terrorist believed ...

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Police Shoot, Critically Injure Man Amid Anniversary Protest For Michael Brown Killing By White Police

A young man was shot by the police and was in critical condition at a hospital, the St. Louis County police chief, Jon Belmar, said early Monday after a day of protests commemorating the killing of Michael Brown, an unarmed black 18-year-old, by a white police officer one year ago. The New York Times reports that the shooting came after ...

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Security, Corruption Top Agenda As Buhari, Jonathan Meet Secretly

Former President Goodluck Jonathan was said to have met with  President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Thursday night.  The reason for the meeting was not officially announced and it was held without media attention. TheStreetReporters gathered that the meeting was held inside the President’s official residence at the Aso Rock Villa. Details of the top agenda for ...

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Wike Signs Rivers Kidnap Prohibition Bill Into Law

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The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has signed the state’s anti-kidnapping Bill into Law, saying the new law, as passed by the State House of Assembly, will help in checking rising wave of abduction for ransom in the state. The Governor, who spoke on Friday when he gave his assent to the Rivers State Kenule Beeson Saro-Wiwa Polytechnic, Bori ...

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PDP Dares Amaechi: Stop Hiding Behind Buhari, Defend Yourself If You Didn’t Steal Rivers’ Money

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),  has dared the former governor of Rivers State, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, to come clean on the allegation of financial embezzlement leveled against him. The state chairman of the PDP, Chief Felix Obuah, who challenged the ex-governor on allegations against him while he was the chief executive of the Rivers State, also told Amaechi to stop ...

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