June 17, 2024

June 17, 2024

Lagos Police Apprehend Three Suspects For Alleged Possession Of Firearms

The Lagos State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of three suspects for alleged possession of a locally made pistol in the Lekki area of the state.   The state Police Public Relations Officer, Benjamin Hundeyin, in a statement  yesterday , said luck ran out on a group of suspected armed robbers terrorising the Ajah area […]

Bandits Abduct Scores Of Travellers In Kogi

Kidnappers on Wednesday stormed Ijagbe expressway in Mopa-Muro Local Government Area of Kogi State and abducted scores of travellers   One of the passengers, Mr. Abdul Ohinoyi who claimed he escaped miraculously said that the kidnappers hijacked a passenger bus and abducted all passengers on board.   He said the bandits also kidnapped occupants of […]

Three Feared Dead As Hausa, Hoodlums Clash In Ogun Community

No fewer than three persons were alleged to have been killed in a fight that ensued between some thugs and the Hausa people living in Sabo area of Ede town, Osun State.   It was learnt that a massive riot broke out in Ede, Ede North Local Government Area of the state as Hausa people […]

Nine Dead As Terrorists Attack Yobe, Raze Technical College

At least nine persons have been reported killed, following a terror attack on Geidam town, in Geidam Local Government Area of Yobe State on Wednesday night.   The insurgents were said to have attacked local pubs in the area, shooting sporadically and killing the victims, who were said to be vendors.   “While the troops […]

Police Rescue Five Underage Girls From Brothel In Delta

The Delta State Police Command has rescued five underage children from a brothel in Aragba, Otokutu, in the state’s Ughelli South Local Government Area, where they were trafficked and used as sex slaves.   The brothel was named Fagoma by the state Commissioner of Police, CP Ari Mohammed Ali, who revealed this to press on […]

Gunmen Storm Anambra Police Station, Bomb Another Facility

Gunmen have bombed Anaku Divisional Police headquarters in Ayamelum local government area of Anambra state.   The incident, which happened in the early hours of Wednesday, was the fifth attack to be recorded in the state within one week.   Last Wednesday, four police officers were killed when gunmen attacked Atani Divisional Police headquarters in […]

I’m Shocked Two Pilots Died In NAF Aircraft Crash, Says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the death of two Nigerian Air Force (NAF) pilots in a plane crash on Tuesday in Kaduna.   In a statement on Wednesday night, the president’s media aide Garba Shehu said Mr Buhari made his feelings known while reacting to the death of the two pilots, Abubakar Alkali […]