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Father allegedly hacks 32-year-old son to death for threatening to kill him in Enugu

Father allegedly hacks 32-year-old son to death for threatening to kill him in Enugu

The police in Enugu state have arrested a 60-year-old man simply identified as Ikechukwu, for allegedly killing his son in Ogbozinne-Ndiagu Akpugo community, in the Nkanu West Local Government Area of the state on Thursday, October 14.

The father of four reportedly killed his son on Thursday on the claim that the 32-year-old allegedly threatened to kill him over issues yet to be ascertained.

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Three family members and maid die after eating poisoned food in Enugu

Three family members and maid die after eating poisoned food in Enugu

Three family members and their maid have died after eating a meal suspected to have been poisoned.

The tragic incident occurred in Ugbo Paul, a suburb of Abakpa Nike, in Enugu East council area of Enugu State and it was learnt that only the family’s nine-month-old baby girl survived as she was not fed with the food.

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Two security personnel killed, patrol vehicles burnt as gunmen attack vigilante office in Enugu community

Yet-to-be identified armed hoodlums have attacked office of the Neighbourhood Watch Group in Ogurute, Enugu-Ezike, Igbo-Eze North Local Government Area of Enugu State.



Two security personnel including a vigilante commander identified as Chinedu Urama were killed in the attack which happened in the early hours of Tuesday, October 6.

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South East Governors knock IPOB as they condemn Monday sit-at-home order

The South-East Governors and traditional rulers on Tuesday, October 5, condemned the Indigenous People of Biafra over the Monday sit-at-home order, saying it has had negative effects on the economy of the region.

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Kidnappers’ middleman arrested in Enugu

Operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Enugu have arrested a man who has confessed to being a member of a Lagos-based kidnap gang.



Three ATM cards, two mobile phones, a wrap of substance suspected to be cannabis and an improvised pistol hidden under other contents in a mini-bag, among other things, were recovered from the suspect who has been identified as Oguchi Oguamanam.