July 23, 2024

July 23, 2024

Court Strikes Out Murder Charge Against Adedoyin, Others For Further Investigation

The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, on Tuesday dismissed the case of alleged murder of Timothy Adegoke, a postgraduate student of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile Ife, Osun State. The dismissal by judge Modupe Osho-Adebiyi followed an application for discontinuance of the case filed by prosecuting counsel, Ochogwu Ogbe. Adegoke […]

Eight Feared Dead, Three Kidnapped As Bandits Invade Katsina

At least eight people have been killed and four others including a village head abducted after an early Tuesday morning attack carried out by bandits at Guga village in Bakori Local Government Area of Katsina State. According to residents, several food items were carted away by the bandits with shops burnt down. The Police Spokesman, […]

2023: IG To Police Officers: Prepare For Fresh Security Challenges

The Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba, on Tuesday, again alerted police officers in the country to prepare for fresh security challenges ahead of the 2023 general elections. The police boss stated this at the opening ceremony of the Conference and Retreat for Senior Police Officers in Akwa Ibom. Baba said, “Let me re-emphasise that the […]

IRT Round-Up Eight-Man Robbery Gang Terrorising Port Harcourt, Akwa Ibom

Operatives of the Intelligence Response Team (IRT) led by DCP, Tunji Disu, have apprehended an eight-man robbery gang, who have been on their wanted list along Port Harcourt and Akwa Ibom state. The gang, who have become a threat to society, most especially in the aforementioned states, are known for hijacking and robbing petrol stations, […]

NSCDC Rescues 14-Year Old Girl Allegedly Trafficked From Enugu

Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Osun State Command, says they have rescued a 14-year old girl while roaming around the streets of Ejigbo after she escaped from captive. The NSCDC Public Relations Officer of the Osun State Command, Olabisi Atanda confirmed this on Monday. Atanda said that the young girl told the agency […]