July 13, 2024

July 13, 2024

How We Arrested Two Suspected Serial Pickpockets, Lagos Taskforce Reveals

The Lagos State Taskforce have nabbed two suspected serial pickpockets alongĀ  Oshodi/Ikeja Along axis.   In a statement issued on Wednesday by the Lagos State Taskforce Chairman, CSP Shola Jejeloye, he noted that the suspects disclosed they make 80,000 Naira daily from their operations, using commercial vehicle (Danfo) as a guise.   The Taskforce officers […]

Navy Intercepts Illegal Fuel In Cross River

The Nigerian Navy Ship Victory in Calabar, the Cross River State capital has intercepted a boat laden with several drums of illegally refined petroleum product.   The products were intercepted along Ikang waterways in Bakassi Local Government Area when the suspects planned to smuggle the products to neighboring Cameroon.   The base operations officer, Clement […]

Over 200 Terrorists Killed In Niger By Security Operatives

Over 200 terrorists have been killed by security operatives in Niger State in the last four days.   The Commissioner for Local Government, Chieftaincy Affairs and Internal Security, Emmanuel Umar who made this known during a briefing on the security situation in the state said four bandit s groups have been operating in the state. […]

Russia Invasion Of Ukraine: Buhari Approves $8.5m For Evacuation Of Stranded Nigerians

The Federal Government has approved the sum of $8.5m for the evacuation of stranded Nigerians in war-torn Ukraine, the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Zubairu Dada, disclosed on Wednesday.   According to Dada, the sum which was approved by President Muhammadu Buhari before jetting out to Kenya on a state visit, has been released […]

21 Killed, Many Injured In Kharkiv Attack, Says Gov

No fewer than 21 persons were killed with 112 wounded when Russian troops shelled Kharkiv city on Wednesday.   CNN quoted Kharkiv Governor as saying the casualties were getting worse in the war that reached the seventh day.     Details later…

Niger SSG’s Home Town Razed Down By Terrorists

Terrorists have reportedly wreaked havoc in Matane, hometown of the Secretary to the Niger State Government (SSG), Alhaji Ahmed Ibrahim Matane, razing it down.   Matane, a village in Mashegu Local Government Area of Niger State, has been recording multiple terrorists attacks in recent times.   Sources confirmed that the terrorists invaded the village on […]

Police Apprehend Suspected Cultists In Ogun

The nemesis has caught up with five runaway suspected cultists over their involvement in various criminal offences perpetrated in Ijebu- Ode and its environs in Ogun State.   Making this known at Ogun State Police Command in Abeokuta last week was the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, while revealing the activities of […]

IGP Warns Officers Against Raids For Extortion, Roadblocks

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Usman Baba, on Tuesday warned police officers in the Federal Capital (FCT) to not use crime prevention measures such as roadblocks and raids for extortion.   Baba, who spoke in Abuja at FCT Command during a one-day duty tour, specifically handed this warning to the Divisional Police Officers (DPOs), Area […]