Today's Headlines: Gunmen attack Adamawa residents, kidnap nursing mother; PDP begins sale of forms for a national convention
Gunmen attack Adamawa police station, residents, kidnap nursing mother This is a sad report from Yola South Local Government Area, Adamawa State, where suspected kidnappers reportedly kidnapped a nursing mother after a successful attack on the Ngurore Police Station at about 2 am on Sunday. According to the report by Premium Times, the Police Public Relations Officer in the State, Mr. Sulaiman Nguroje, who confirmed the attack to the News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) said the criminals divided themselves into two groups; one attacked the police station to divert the attention of security operatives as the other group attacked one Alhaji Umaru's house and kidnapped his wife and her daughter.
The Adamawa State Police Command said on Friday it has captured 26 presumed criminals who had some expertise in threatening networks in the state. The representative of the order, DSP Sulaiman Nguroje, expressed this while marching the suspects in Yola, the state capital. Nguroje said the suspects including a minor were individuals from a famous posse threatening individuals in Gombi, Maiha and Fufore neighborhood government territories of the state. He stated: "The police as a team with trackers captured 2
Seven people who were suspected and blamed for practising witchcraft in Dassin Bwate village in Fofure local government area of Adamawa have been killed. The police spokesperson in the state named Sulaiman Nguroje confirmed the incident to the news agency of Nigeria on Wednesday. The spokesman stated that the incident took place on Tuesday and an investigation unit have been sent to the village.
Gombi, Maiha and fufore local governments, all in Adamawa State would henceforth heave a sign of relief as members of the notorious kidnapping gang terrorizing the area have been apprehended today! The Adamawa state Police command spokesman, DSP Sulaiman Nguroje addressed the press while parading the suspects, that the operation was embarked upon by the men of the nigerian police with local hunters collaboration. The kidnapping syndicate arrested are 26 in number including a minor who was found to be aiding
Adamawa Police Command have announced the arrest of a 42 years old father on account of rape, and impregnating his 17 years old daughter in Yola. This was made known by the Command Public Relation Officer, DSP Sulaiman Nguroje He expressed satisfaction over the number of successes that has been recorded by the police in apprehending rapists, and other related crime in Adamawa state He revealed that one of the rapists is a 42 years old man, Joseph Mathew, a resident of Yola South Local Government Area. He
vigilante has killed an attendant of a Point of Sale, POS, shop in Adamawa State and stolen the cash balance of the day. The vigilante whose name is given as Nuhu Dauda, is identified as a 28-year-old regular customer at the POS shop located in New Badisa, a community in Girei Local Government Area. It was gathered Sunday morning that the suspect went to the shop on Saturday, strangled the female attendant, a 12-year-old secondary school student, and took all the money he could find. The suspect also took away
A vigilante identified as Nuhu Dauda has killed an attendant of a point of sale best known as POS in Adamawa State and made away with the money. The 28 year old vigilante is said to be a regular customer at the POS Shop located in New Badisa a community in Girei Local Government Area. On how he kills the POS Operator, It was gathered on Sunday morning that the suspect went to the shop on Saturday and strangled the female attendant who is a 12-year-old secondary school student. After killing the girl, he made
The Adamawa State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of one of its officers who allegedly shot a motorcyclist dead because they refused to part with a N100 bribe. A cop who purportedly gave dead a motorcyclist for declining to offer N100 incentive at a checkpoint in Maiha nearby legislature of Adamawa state, has been captured. The security usable who apparently murdered the 20-year-old business bike administrator has been distinguished as police corporal, Richard Zaphet. The episode started off an em
A 39-year-old man has been arrested by the Adamawa state police command for reportedly defiling his 9-year-old daughter. Adamawa police command spokesperson, Sulaiman Nguroje said the suspect has made confessional statements and the victim is undergoing medical check up. Adamawa Man Arrested For Raping 9-Yr-Old Daughter The statement read; "Adamawa State police command wishes to advise the overall population that following escalated activity against rape on ladies and kids, the command, on the 20/7/2020, captured
A police officer who unlawfully shot dead a commercial transporter who rides motorcycle for rejecting to give him N100 payoff at a check point in Maiha area of Adamawa state, has been apprehended. The police officer who purportedly murdered the 20-year-old commercial motorcyclist has been identified as Richard Zaphet. The incidence which created a lot of catastrophe in Wuro-ba Adamu town but was eventually put under control by the state police. Sulaiman Nguroje, the state police representative verified that
A 55-year-old man, Isa Ibrahim and two others has been arrested by the police for gang raping a 13-year-old girl in Adamawa. The Adamawa Police command spokesman, Sulaiman Nguroje confirmed the arrest in Wednesday in Yola. According to him, the suspects, Ibrahim, Muhammed Abubakar, 45, and Ahmed Suleiman, 22, were residents of Ganye town. The suspects committed the offence sometime in September 2019 and went into hiding. The Police spokesperson noted that the victim was taken to Adamawa Hope Centre a
It is currently a sorrowful moment for erstwhile governor of Adamawa state, Murtala Nyako as it has been confirmed that his 90-year old elder brother, Alhaji Dahiru Nyako has been abducted by yet to be identified criminals. The state Police Public Relations Officer, SP Sulaiman Nguroje disclosed the sad information while addressing newsmen in the state capital,Yola on Thursday. According to Nguroje, the Nonagenarian was reportedly abducted by the kidnappers around 2 a.m,Thursday morning. The criminals cre
A Nigerian man with the name Obiora Patrick has been arrested by the Adamawa state Police for Defiling his 9 years old step daughter in Adamawa. A statement released by the Public Relations Officer of the Police in Adamawa, DSP Sulaiman Nguroje that the suspect has made confessions to his crimes. According to the P.R.O, the victim is already undergoing treatment in the hospital. Below is the photos of the suspect, Mr Obiora Patrick A lot of Nigerians have reacted to this shocking news. It's very sad that everyday
With the rising news of looting nationwide and multiple arrest of looters and recovery of looted items in diaspora Youths from Yola, in the northern part of Nigeria's Adamawa state, escalated their looting to the next level when they stole a tractor from the government. The young men were seen using a car towing the tractor, and tricycles were among other items looted. Many looters broke into a food storage facility at Kwanarwaya, near Sangere, along the road to Numan, on Sunday, and stole food items. Many looters
Police Command in Adamawa on Friday confirmed the arrest of MTN staff member Lekan Agboola in connection with the death of a 37-year-old mother of two.
A nearby vigilante who held the title of Kaigaman Ybango, Alhaji Haruna Gamjango, has reportedly killed three suspected kidnappers at his dwelling in Jarandi, in the Jada Local Government Area of Adamawa State.Haruna was, however, overpowered by means of his assailants who sooner or later killed him. One Maikudi, who spoke on the cellphone to our reporter, said the gunmen had stormed the dwelling of the renowned neighborhood crime fighter around 11pm on Monday, with the intent of abducting him. Because the
A lot of things has been happening in Nigeria now. Similar cases keep coming daily. Where are we heading to? Just day before yesterday, the Adamawa Police Command has arrested a 42-year-old father for allegedly raping and impregnating his 17-year-old daughter in Yola. Sulaiman Nguroje, the command Public Relation Officer, confirmed the development to News Agency of Nigeria on Thursday in Yola. Mr Nguroje, a deputy superintendent of police, said the arrest of the suspect was another breakthrough made by the state
Coming on the recent breakthrough in crime prevention by the Adamawa State Police command which saw the arrest of 23 rape and homosexual suspects, comes another positive stride on the part of the adamawa Police command, as a 42 year old man, Mr Matthew Joseph, a resident of Yola South Local Government Area has been arrested for having frequent sexual intercourse with his 17-year-old daughter. Mr Matthew 42, who resides in Yola with his daughter was alleged to have frequently abused and raped his 17 year old
One Phillips Duru, a medical doctor, who works at the Adamawa State Specialist Hospital and who owns a private clinic in Yola has been arraigned for rape. He was allegedly reported to have raped a married woman in his clinic during a medical check up. He has been appeared before a Yola Chief Magistrate court on Thursday (12-11-2020). He was followed by the police prosecution who confirmed that the act was executed in the lab of the suspect's private clinic. The clinic was said to be located close to the state