45 YEARS OLD HUNTER SHOT DEAD IN THE BUSH

Mbiri community in Ika North East Local Government Area was jolted with the sudden news of a hunter and breadwinner, Mr. Vincent Ifeme who was shot dead in the midnight of October 30, 2017 in Oligie bush, Igbanke, Orhionwon Local Government of Edo State by unknown gunmen. The elder brother of the deceased and a retired Sergeant in the Nigerian Army, Mr. Amanwah Amaoro told newsmen that his late brother had gone for hunting with Mr. Deboy Okwuokenye, a fellow hunter on that fateful day he was shot dead. According…

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EWURU VIGILANTE ARRESTS TWO FOR STEALING SOLAR PANELS

Ewuru vigilante group in Ika South has arrested two middle-aged men for allegedly stealing solar panels and inverter solar batteries installed at a public health centre in a nearby community in Edo State. The suspects who are indigenes of Ekwuoma, in Ika North East Local Government Area of Delta State were identified as Kingsley Okuarinma (31) and Friday Okorie (38). They were nabbed at the wee hours of Thursday, October 20, 2017 during an attempt to escape with the solar panels and inverter batteries through the Ewuru community road from…

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ONE-YEAR-OLD CHILD ABDUCTED BY TWO LADIES

Agony, torment and frustration are the words to describe the mood of the Benjamin’s family of Alihami Community in Agbor, Ika South Local Government Area of Delta State owing to the fact that their only child, Miss Nancy Chinaza Benjamin has been abducted. Nancy who is just one-year and two months old was said to have been abducted on Sunday, October 15, 2017, by two ladies who patronize her mother’s provision store along Sakpoba road in Alihami community. One of the family members, Mr. Acha Godfrey, who confirmed the news…

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OWA LAUDS IKA NORTH EAST VIGILANTE GROUP

An Owa-Alizomor born retired Divisional Crime Officer (DCO), and Legal Adviser to Vigilante Group in Owa-Alizomor community in Ika North East Local Government Area of Delta State, Mr. Emmanuel Owa has applauded members of Community Police, known as “Vigilante Group in the local government and used the medium to advise youths to desist from criminal activities. These commendations were made by the retired police officer during the week in an interview with newsmen. Speaking further, Mr. Owa said that he has been very glad the way the vigilante group in…

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POLICE: PREVENTING KIDNAPPING – D.P.O. AGBOR

In a chat with newsmen recently, C.S.P. Akintunde Oyeniran, the Divisional Police Officer, Agbor Police Divisional Headquarter, disclosed some tips on how to prevent kidnapping in Ika land and how to forestall robbery incidence within the Ember period. According to C.S.P Akintunde Oyeniran, residents of Ika land should take personal security issues serious as relate with the recent kidnapping trend within the area, saying, “I want people to observe these few tips so that they will be able as much as possible to avoid being kidnapped”. He enumerated the tips…

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POLICE CREATES EMBER MONTHS SAFETY/SECURITY AWARENESS

The Divisional Police Officer, Agbor Police Divisional Headquarters, C.S.P Akintunde Oyeniran and his team have through their enlightenment programme tagged, “Ember Months Safety and Security Tips” held on Friday, September 15, 2017 at the Ika National Hall, called on all Ika sons and daughters to be security conscious as we enter the ember months. C.S.P Oyeniran in his address said that the enlightenment programme was imperative as crime is often on the increase during the ember months and that it is necessary to help individuals guard themselves against crime. According…

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MYSTERIOUS FIRE GUTS A PETTY TRADER ’S HOUSE

A mysterious fire whose source was untraceable has left a petty trader Mrs. Ade Abigail desolate and helpless. The incident which took place at her residence at Carter Street by Emordi Street at about 2pm on Tuesday 19th September 2017 with no trace to the source destroyed properties worth Thousands of Naira. Narrating her ordeal, Mrs. Ade said, “I was in the market when I got a call that my house was on fire, I can’t explain, I don’t know what happened and I am short of words. Nothing was…

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AGBOR GHA-IHUN APPREHENDS SUSPECTED HOUSE BURGLAR

Members of Agbor Gha-Ihun security outfit in Agbor Kingdom have once again taken a step in ensuring a crime free society by apprehending a suspected house burgler who is said to be among the hoodlums terrorizing residents of Ihogbe community in Ime-Obi and its environs. The suspected house burglar who identified himself as Ogorchukwu Eluokwu (28) from Alihagwu Community, Agbor, allegedly burgled a residential building belonging to a retired Deputy Superintendent of Police, Mr. Benjamin Onyemechi, located at a new layout adjacent to James Hope College, Agbor at the wee…

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MIKE EZE (OLOLO) ARRAIGNED IN COURT, REMANDED IN PRISON

The prime suspect, Mike Eze in the alleged murder case of one Mr. Lucky Nwaki, a 40 year old man with five children murdered on the 5th of August 2019 at his site located at Orubor street, Agbor as reported in previous editions of Ika Weekly Newspaper has been arraigned at Agbor Magistrate Court 1 on a two count charge with case number MA/1245C/2017. Mike Eze appeared before the Magistrate Court 1 Agbor on Thursday 7th 2017 while the second accused person is still at large. The Presiding Judge, M.C…

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