IGP to partner Gani Adams on insecurity

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Muhammed Adamu, and the Aare Onakakanfo of Yorubaland, Iba Gani Abiodun Adams, have decided to form a synergy to tackle the rising spate of insecurity in Nigeria. The decision was taken at a meeting held by the representatives of the IGP and...

Two conflicting accounts on how abducted Catholic Priest regained freedom

Two conflicting accounts emerged yesterday on how abducted Catholic Priest, Rev. Father Isaac Agabi, regained freedom after his kidnap last Sunday by gunmen suspected to be herdsmen. Father Agabi who is the priest in charge of Holy Name Catholic Church, Ikpeshi, in Akoko-Edo...

Niger bandits’ attacks: Senator Umoru chides government on inconsistency on death toll

As the controversy over the actual death toll in last Sunday armed bandits attacks on some communities in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger state rages on, the Senator representing Niger East Senatorial District where the massacre occurred has insisted that no fewer than 69...

3 Dismissed Air force personnel detail how they invaded EFCC boss, Magu’s farm in search of dollars And Killed a Police Sergeant On Duty.

Three dismissed Air Force personnel have narrated the role they played during the raid of a farm said to belong to the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu in December 2017. The suspects who were identified as Awua Theophanous,...

NURTW cries to Lagos CP over member’s death

The National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Apapa/Orile Igamu branch, Lagos, has appealed to the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mohammed Muazu, to arrest those who allegedly killed one of their members. Supporters of the newly elected national president, Alhaji...

Insecurity: IGP meets CPs, AIGs, to review crime templates

The Inspector – General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, is meeting with state commissioners of police to review the high rate of kidnapping, herdsmen attack and other violent crimes bedevilling the country. The meeting which is taking place at the police force headquarters...

Imo Guber: Sen.Anyanwu loses at Appeal Court

The Court of Appeal sitting in Owerri, Imo State Capital, Sunday, upheld the judgement of the Federal High Court which had earlier dismissed a suit filed by Senator Sam Anyanwu, challenging the emergence of Imo State Governor, Hon. Emeka Ihedioha as the gubernatorial candidate of...

Police rescue 3 women abducted by herdsmen in Enugu The Enugu State

Police command yesterday said it has rescued three women allegedly abducted by Fulani herdsmen along Agbani – Ugbawka Road on Friday. Suspected herdsmen had attacked a commercial bus on Agbani -Ugbawka, Nara Road; robbed the occupants and abducted three women from the...

Ikoyi Passport boss decorates 28 newly promoted officers

Passport Control Officer (PCO), Ikoyi, Lagos passports office, Manir Yari has warned that his command would intensify its war against touts and corruption in the service. PCO Yari who was speaking at the Weekend charged during the decoration of 28 newly promoted officers in his...

Delta Community Cries put to the government over Fulani herdsmen attack

The people of Ubulu-Uku, a predominantly farming community in Aniocha South Local Government Area (LGA) of Delta State, have raised the alarm over herdsmen’s siege on the area and other neighbouring communities, including Onicha-Ugbo and Isele-Uku, in Aniocha North LGA. The...
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