Police arrest man for defrauding victims with AIG’s name

Police Zonal Criminal Investigation Department of the newly created Zone 13, Ukpo, Anambra State has arrested Sir Izuchukwu (surname withheld ) for allegedly defrauding unsuspecting members of the public of money to the tune of N14 million.The suspect was able to defraud his...

Dismissed police officer bags 7 years for murder

Lagos State High Court, Ikeja has convicted and sentenced a dismissed police sergeant, Ologunowa Ojo to seven years imprisonment for shooting Taiye Akande , 45,to death with his Ak47 riffle . Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo ,sentenced Ojo, after finding him guilty of a charge of...

Osun CP escapes death in an auto crash

The Osun State Commissioner of Police, Undie Adie, is currently hospitalized at the police clinic in Abakaliki, Ebonyi state, after a Toyota corolla car rammed into his convoy on his way to Osun state after a burial ceremony in Cross River state. Our corresoondent gathered that...

Police nab 3 gangs of killer-kidnappers in Ogun

The Zone 2 Police Command  Onikan, Lagos, has arrested three different deadly syndicates that have been kidnapping and killing their victims in the southwest zone. The kidnappers recently abducted a serving woman police inspector and an operative of the Nigeria Security and Civil...

Police nab 3 for trading in illegal drugs in FCT

The Federal Capital Territory Police Command said it has arrested three suspects for alleged drug peddling. The suspects Emmanuel Uka 27, Bester David 22, and Mohammed Rabiu, 33, were allegedly arrested while peddling drugs along the Gwarinpa and Wuse axis of the FCT. The...

8 trafficked children rescued in Anambra

Anambra State Police Command has rescued eight children trafficked from various parts of the country particularly from the South East and South-South geopolitical zones. Police Public Relations Officer in the state, SP Haruna Mohammed, in a statement, said that the children...

Police Corporal beaten to Death in Ogun

A police corporal, Agada Akoh has been beaten to death in the Sango -Ota area of Ogun State.The incident happened Sunday when the deceased and his colleague tried to caution a reckless driver who mobilized some thugs who beat the officers, but Corporal Agada Akoh, could not make...

I thank police for rescuing me from mob – Suspect

A suspected kidnapper, Femi Animashaun, has been thanking God for using the police to rescue him from the hands of a mob that almost lynched him in Ikorodu, Lagos State recently.Animashaun, although happy to be alive to tell his story, lamented that his friend, Yemi Taiwo, did...

Anambra residents demand investigation into alleged influx of suspected bandits

°°°AIG orders CP to investigate the development Anambra State indigenes have demanded investigations into the alleged influx of persons suspected to be bandits from the northern part of the country into the state. Few days ago, the leadership of the Anambra Vigilance Group...

Man tortured to death in police custody in Lagos

A 38-year-old man, Yemi Taiwo has died in the custody of the Zone 2 police command, where he was arrested for allegedly planning to abduct the monarch of Isiu in the Ikorodu area of Lagos State. The deceased, a land Agent was arrested alongside one of his friends, Femi Animashaun...