Tag archive for ‘Vigilante’
By admin On Monday, May 18th, 2020

Three Arrested For Vandalising Unenurhie Secondary School Property

By Young Erhuirhoro LAGOS MAY 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Three suspected criminals (names withheld) were recently arrested by local vigilantes for vandalizing and stealing properties worth millions of naira belonging to More...

By admin On Monday, May 4th, 2020

Police, Vigilante Rescue Kidnapped Petty Trader In Eruemukohwarien Community

LAGOS MAY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Police Command has confirmed that an abducted petty trader, Mrs. Joy Etaghogho has been rescued from her abductors at a community near Ughelli, Ughelli North Local Government More...

By admin On Saturday, December 14th, 2019

Delta: Vigilante Nab Suspected Ritualist Disguising As Mad Man At Otokutu Bridge

LAGOS DECEMBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A suspected ritualist who was disguised as a mad man has been nabbed in a Delta state community. It has been reported that a suspected ritualist who is said to have disguised More...

By admin On Thursday, December 12th, 2019

Suspected Hoodlums Stab Delta Polytechnic Female Student To Death

LAGOS DECEMBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Suspected hoodlums have stabbed to death an unidentified female student of Delta State Polytechnic, Ogwashi-Uku in Aniocha South L.G.A of Delta state. The incident occurred around More...

By admin On Thursday, November 28th, 2019

Delta: Kidnap Kingpin Arrested At The Point Of Collecting Ransom

LAGOS NOVEMBER 28TH (NEWSRANGERS)-The Delta State Police Command has said that it has arrested one of the leaders of the kidnap gangs terrorising the state. The state police public relations officer, DSP Onome More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 24th, 2019

Delta: Vigilante Kill Two Suspected Robbers In Okpara-Inland, Recover Pistol, Charms

LAGOS APRIL 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Vigilante members in Okpara-Inland community in Ethiope-East Local Government Area of Delta State were reported to have shot dead two suspected armed robbers in Erekpe Street, while More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 20th, 2019

Delta Police Ban Vigilante, Private Security Guard From Securing Election Materials

LAGOS FEBRUARY 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta state police command has expressed dismay with the way and manner majority of the volunteer security organizations are meddling into the 2019 general election and security More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 30th, 2018

Outrage In Agbarho As Trigger Happy Vigilante Kills 9-Yr-Old Boy, Injures Another

LAGOS OCTOBER 30TH (URHOOTODAY)-Members of the Agbarho Community Vigilante in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State on Monday allegedly shot dead a nine-year-old boy, Oghenekobiruo Peter, with another More...

By admin On Sunday, December 3rd, 2017

‘Okada’ Rider Sends SOS To Okowa Over Task Force Extortion

Okowa LAGOS DECEMBER 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Motorcycle riders in Ughelli,Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State have sent ‘Save Our Souls’ to the Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa and the Commissioner More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

Delta: Uwheru Youths Attack Vigilante Members, NGO Staff on Anti-Cultism Campaign

LAGOS AUGUST 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Hundreds of youths from Uwheru community in Ughelli North Local Government Area, Delta State, have manhandled four vigilante members and attacked a staff of Academic Associates Peace More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

Delta: Angry Mob Burn Suspected Serial Ritualist, Rapist Alive in Ughelli

LAGOS JUNE 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Angry mob this morning set ablaze a young man suspected to be a serial ritual killer and rapist. Attempt by the police and local vigilante to whisk the suspect away was futile More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

Delta: Police, Vigilante Alliance Takes Off in Udu LGA

By Akporhobo Tatauna LAGOS NOVEMBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The cloudy cat and mouse relationship existing between the Nigeria Police and members of community watch also refer to as vigilante, becomes a thing of the More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Edo: Six Killed in Igarra Bank Robbery as Vigilante Kills One Robber, Recovers N4.4m

Arase LAGOS NOVEMVER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-About six persons including a motorcyclist and two bank customers have been killed by gunmen suspected to be armed robbers during an operation on a bank at Igarra, Akoko-Edo More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 25th, 2015

Vigilante Stray Bullet Kills Warri Food Vendor

LAGOS MARCH 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Traders and residents of Mciver Market/Dore Street area of Warri were thrown into mourning, as a popular young female Urhobo food vendor was allegedly killed by stray bullets fired More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

Delta: Security Agents Rescue 60yrs Old from Kidnappers on Valentine Day

LAGOS FEBRUARY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)—A combined team of Ughelli Vigilante outfit, nicknamed Bakassi, men of the Nigeria Army from the 222 Battalion, Agbarha-Otor and the Police, yesterday, rescued a 60-year-old More...

By admin On Saturday, April 19th, 2014
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Unknown Gunmen Kill Vigilante Leader in Delta State

Delta State Commisioner of Police, Mr Ikechukwu Aduba LAGOS APRIL 19TH (URHOBOTODAY} -Supected gunmen, yesterday, shot dead the Chairman of Udu Central vigilance group, Mr. Prosper Erhinyoja, at a beer parlour, More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

Stay Clear of Politics, Police Warns Vigilante Groups in Delta State

Delta State Commissioner of Police, Mr Ikechukwu Aduba Lagos February 25th (urhobotoday)-THE POLICE have warned vigilante outfits in community policing in Delta State not to identify with any political party or More...

By admin On Sunday, November 10th, 2013

Delta State: I’m Innocent of Renewed Crisis in Itsekiri Community-Ayiri Cousin, Kiki

Three of the suspected oil thieves handed over to JTF Ogorodo youths LAGOS NOVEMBER 10TH (URHCousin to Delta Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Stalwart Chief Emami Ayiri and Ugborodo National Youth Financial Secretary, More...

By admin On Sunday, October 20th, 2013

FESTAC Residents Raises Alarm over Excesses of Council Security Outfit, Call for Impeachment of Chairman

Amuwo-Odofin Council Chairman Comrade Ayodele Adewale LAGOS OCTOBER 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Few days after the police hierarchy pronounced move to sanction states and local government security outfits for allegedly abusing More...

By admin On Saturday, July 20th, 2013

Delta State: Vigilante Chairman, Scribe, 2 Others in Police Net over Kidnap of 3-yr-Old Boy

Delta State Commissioner of Police Mr Ikechukwu Aduba LAGOS JULY 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Police in Delta State have arrested four suspects, including the chairman and secretary of a vigilance group, who allegedly abducted More...