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Todays Headlines:14 Suspects Arrested In Jigawa; Police Recovers Over 500 Ammunition From 3 Suspects

Police in Jigawa raid black spots, criminal hideouts, arrest 14 suspects The Police Command in Jigawa has said it arrested 14 suspected criminals in Gumel and Kazaure Local Government Areas of the state. (Photos Credit: Vanguard) The command’s Public Relations Officer, ASP Lawan Shiisu, confirmed the arrest to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Dutse on Saturday.

  1 month ago ago
Todays Headlines:14 Suspects Arrested In Jigawa; Police Recovers Over 500 Ammunition From 3 Suspects

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2 Serious Issues That Gave Rise To The Circulating Rumour Of 230 Igbo Travelers Allegedly Killed In Jos

Social media was literally set on fire on Saturday after it was rumoured that about 230 Igbo travellers who were travelling to the East from Plateau were intercepted and burnt alive on the express road by Fulani people. The news which was posted by a Facebook user immediately elicited angry and mixed reactions from Nigerians.

  2 months ago ago
2 Serious Issues That Gave Rise To The Circulating Rumour Of 230 Igbo Travelers Allegedly Killed In Jos

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How A Lady's Brother Got Shot By Unknown Gunmen When He Was Trying To Save His Sister

The love siblings have for themselves is strong to the extent that sometimes, no matter how hard the situation they find themselves, they tend to stand for each other. This analogy can be linked to the story of Blessing Bala, a seventeen year-old girl who was attacked by unknown gunmen behind Kimi country hotel in Akwanga Local Government Area of Nasarawa state.

  2 months ago ago
How A Lady's Brother Got Shot By Unknown Gunmen When He Was Trying To Save His Sister

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Worshippers Killed As Unknown Gunmen Invaded Mosque In Niger

The Police Command in Niger said Gunmen allegedly attacked a mosque and killed an unspecified number of people while observing early morning prayers at a Mosque at Mazakuka village in Mashegu Local Government Area of the state. Unknown Gunmen have allegedly attacked a mosque in Maza-Kuka village in Mashegu local government council of Niger State, killing 18 worshipers.

  1 month ago ago
Worshippers Killed As Unknown Gunmen Invaded Mosque In Niger

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Heavy Presence Of The Police In Jos Is Affecting The Activities Of Bandits As Police Kill One

According to a report from Punch, the Police Command in Plateau has foiled a kidnap attempt at Rantya community of Jos South Local Government Area. In a statement issued by the Police Public Relations Officer of the command, ASP Ubah Ogaba, a member of the gang was killed by the police.

  2 months ago ago
Heavy Presence Of The Police In Jos Is Affecting The Activities Of Bandits As Police Kill One

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Today's Headlines: 5 Suspected Armed Robbers Arrested, Sunday Igboho Won't Return To Nigeria -Lawyer

(Photos Credit: Google) Police arrest 5 suspected armed robbers/kidnappers, recover arms, vehicles in Delta The Police Command in Delta says it has arrested five suspected armed robbers/kidnappers in Sapele Local Government Area of the state. (Photos Credit: Vanguard) The command’s acting Spokesman, DSP Edafe Bright, disclosed this in a statement made available to newsmen on Tuesday in Warri.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: 5 Suspected Armed Robbers Arrested, Sunday Igboho Won't Return To Nigeria -Lawyer

MILITARY

Why The Story Of A Notorious Bandit Leader In Zamfara State Turji May Soon Come To An End

Bandits in Zamfara state have caused a lot of tension within some communities in the state, they have killed many people and abducted some individuals within the state. (Photo Credit: Infonow). Also, the Nigerian military and some local security officers have been fighting against these bandits within Zamfara state.

  1 month ago ago
Why The Story Of A Notorious Bandit Leader In Zamfara State Turji May Soon Come To An End

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Police Rescue Occupants of Luxurious Bus Kidnapped in Okpella

The operatives of the Edo State Police Command acting on credible information from members of the public that a luxurious bus belonging to a private company traveling from one of the Eastern state to Abuja have been intercepted by group of hoodlums suspected to be kidnappers and taken to the Bush, in Okpella area of Edo state.

  1 month ago ago
Police Rescue Occupants of Luxurious Bus Kidnapped in Okpella

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Alleged Killing Of 230 Igbos: 2 Unfortunate Events That Police Immediate Intervention Prevented

Amid the unguided rumors circulating on social media about how 230 Igbos have allegedly been killed in Plateau after an unidentified group of mobs attacked the vehicle that purportedly conveyed them and set it ablaze, the Police Command in Plateau state has come out to clear the air on the report which it described as fake information that is being disseminated by mischief makers who want to create panic and fear in people.

  2 months ago ago
Alleged Killing Of 230 Igbos: 2 Unfortunate Events That Police Immediate Intervention Prevented

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Police arrest two suspected kidnappers in Ogun who were trying to pick ransom money

I stumbled on this news from Guardian.ng. I think you will love the details of the story. It is full of suspense and it is also intriguing. “The Police Command in Ogun has arrested two suspected kidnappers, Mohammed Abubakar, 42, and Clinton Niche, 18, while trying to collect ransom money at the Agbara area of the state.

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Police arrest two suspected kidnappers in Ogun who were trying to pick ransom money

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Arrest Of A Serial Kidnapper With 53 AK-47 Magazines Is Good News In The Fight Against Insecurity

A man identified as Likita Abubakar who is 35 years old has been arrested with 53 AK-47 magazines and 260 rounds of live ammunition in Akwanga Local Government Area of Nasarawa State on Saturday. The Nasarawa State Police Command revealed that Likita Abubakar has been on their list for cases involving robbery and kidnapping.

  3 months ago ago
Arrest Of A Serial Kidnapper With 53 AK-47 Magazines Is Good News In The Fight Against Insecurity

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Police arrest student for allegedly killing and burying his pregnant girlfriend

A student of the Federal Polytechnic of Adamawa State, Mubi, Muniru Abubakar, has been arrested by the Police Command. Muniru was arrested with two accomplices for allegedly killing and burying his pregnant girlfriend in a shallow grave.  Reportedly, the deceased, Franca Elisha Iliya, an ND 2 Library Science student of same institution, who was was impregnated by Abubakar, died while the suspects were trying to abort the baby.

  3 months ago ago
Police arrest student for allegedly killing and burying his pregnant girlfriend

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Police Parades 9 Suspected Cultists In Oyo State [PHOTO]

No fewer than nine (9) suspected cultists were on Wednesday paraded by the Oyo State Police Command in Oyo town. Weapons recovered from them include a locally-made gun, machete, and other dangerous weapons. Addressing newsmen at the Police Command headquarters, CP Vivian Ngozi Onadeko, the State Police Commissioner, revealed that officers of Atiba Police Division got wind of the information that some cultists had gathered in the area to do their handing-over and also initiate some new members.

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Police Parades 9 Suspected Cultists In Oyo State [PHOTO]

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Landlord son Murdered tenant in Ondo State.

The son of a landlord in Ondo State, Sam Omojola, has been arrested by the Ondo state Police Command for allegedly murdering a tenant in his father's house. The incident which happened in Oke Ijebu in Akure South local Government of Ondo state claimed the life of the tenant, after Sam reportedly hit him on the head.

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Landlord son Murdered tenant in Ondo State.

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Police arrest bread and fuel suppliers to bandit

The Police Command in Katsina state has arrested six person that normally supplies fuel and bread to the bandit in the forest. Mr Gambo Isah who is the Kaduna State Police spokesperson stated this today in a statement. According to him, the six bandit were arrested from different location while trying to deliver the product to the bandit.

  2 months ago ago
Police arrest bread and fuel suppliers to bandit

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Unidentified Helicopter Shoots Passenger Boat In Rivers

At least one person is reported to be in a critical condition after an unidentified helicopter shot at a passenger boat along the Port Harcourt – Bonny waterway in Rivers State on Thursday night. Many were injured, but one person is reported to be in a critical situation after sustaining an injury which is believed to have affected his spinal cord.

  3 months ago ago
Unidentified Helicopter Shoots Passenger Boat In Rivers

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50 people abducted by gunmen in Goran Namaye Village of Zamfara State

Gunmen suspected to be bandits have raided Goran Namaye village in Maradun Local Government Area of Zamfara State, abducting 50 people and killing four persons. The Police Command in Zamfara State made this known on Monday, August 23, 2021. Superintendent of Police (SP) Muhammad Shehu, who is the Command's Public Relation Officer, disclosed this in Gusau, the state capital, saying the attackers came in large number.

  3 months ago ago
50 people abducted by gunmen in Goran Namaye Village of Zamfara State

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Police Warn Cultist Planning “8/8” Celebration

The Oyo State Police Command has warned cult groups planning to adopt and celebrate August 8, 2021, popularly known as “8/8” to desist from doing so or be ready to face the full weight of the law. The state’s Police Public Relations Officer, DSP.

  3 months ago ago
Police Warn Cultist Planning “8/8” Celebration

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Today's Headline: Rain Storm Wreaks Havoc In Delta, Police Arrest Herbalist With Human Skull In Osun

Rain storm wreaks havoc in Delta Several buildings were destroyed by rainstorms that ravaged various parts of Delta State in the last one week.Investigations showed that the roofs of the affected buildings were blown off by thunderstorms while others were partially destroyed by torrential rain that lasted seven days.As of yesterday, at least 25 houses were ravaged by the downpour that refused to stop, just as property estimated at millions of naira was lost.

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headline: Rain Storm Wreaks Havoc In Delta, Police Arrest Herbalist With Human Skull In Osun

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Lagos police officer who lost gun during alleged office sex has been redeployed

A Divisional Police Officer (DPO) in the Ebute Metta area of Lagos State, Chief Superintendent of Police (CSP) Adegoke Atilade, has been redeployed by the state Police Command. His redeployment was not unconnected with alleged office sex session he had with a woman by the name Jenifer Madueke, which eventually led to the missing of the service pistol of the DPO.

  2 months ago ago
Lagos police officer who lost gun during alleged office sex has been redeployed