Connect with us

News Feed

WICKED: Robbers Chop Off Edo Granny’s Wrists | Photo

Published

on

Robbers have chopped off the wrists of a septuagenarian, Pa Jacob Ikilo, a security guard at a filling station at Eyaen village, on the Benin-Auchi Road, the Nation reports.

Pa Jacob is receiving treatment at the Male Orthopaedic Ward of the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH), where doctors are battling to save his right wrist.

Edo-Septugenarian

The severed right wrist, being kept alive by a tiny blood vessel, requires N380,000 to be fixed back.

The incident was said to have occurred on Monday, February 29, at 3 am, when Pa Jacob was on night duty.

Pa Jacob said the robbers used machete to chop off his wrist when he went to check an unusual noise at the plant house.
He said he heard people running towards him. As he attempted to run, the robbers attacked him.

“When I was coming from the generator house, they surrounded me. They just cut off this my hand (left hand). As I shout, they said shut up and cut the other hand. I fell down and started asking them to leave me, that I was dying.”

The company manager was said to have invited the Egba Divisional Police Station after a driver discovered Pa Jacob.

Pa Jacob said he needs money to pay the bills as he had been working for the last six months without his N15, 000 monthly pay.He said his employer did not pay regularly even when he did 12 hours work daily.

Pa Jacob added that N3, 000 was deducted and paid to the company that helped him to get the job which made his take home pay N12,000.

Source:TalkofNaija

Continue Reading
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

News Feed

#EndSARS protesters break into Lagos International Airport (Videos)

Published

on

#EndSARS protesters break into Lagos International Airport (Videos)

Young Nigerians protesting against SARS brutality, under the #EndSARS movement, stormed the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos state.

The protesters in their hundreds are preventing movement in and out of the busiest airport in the country.

Nationwide protests have been going on over the past 11 days, demanding an end to police brutality and extrajudicial killings, but since it began, this is the first time protesters would disrupt activities inside an airport.

Continue Reading

News Feed

#EndSARS Protesters take over apple junction in Festac, Lagos

Published

on

#EndSARS Protesters take over apple junction in Festac, Lagos

Some Nigerians protesting against police brutality have taken over apple junction in Festac area of Lagos state causing serious gridlock.

The protesters with different banners are calling for end to police brutality. They blocked roads while asking to be heard by the government.

Watch video below:

Continue Reading

News Feed

Yul Edochie calls for Buhari’s resignation

Published

on

Yul Edochie calls for Buhari's resignation

Popular actor turned politician, Yul Edochie, who had signified interest to contest the presidency in the forthcoming elections in 2019 has called for the resignation of President Buhari.

He made the call via his Twitter handle on Monday afternoon, October 19.

According to Yul, President Buhari was very vocal during the Goodluck Jonathan administration and called for the resignation of the former President on the basis of poor performance.

He opined that President Buhari has performed worse than Jonathan, therefore he should resign from office.

”President Buhari was very vocal during the previous Govt. He called for Goodluck’s resignation on the basis of poor performance. Today Buhari’s performance is worse than that of Jonathan. We put our hopes in him & he failed us. I call for Buhari’s resignation. #ENDBADGOVERNANCE” he tweeted.

Continue Reading

Trending