May 25, 2024

May 25, 2024

Insecurity: Will Elections Hold In 2023?

Despite the official assurance, even as it sounds fairly tentative, and with the unfolding situations in many places across the country, it remains to be seen how elections will manage to take place in the different communities that have been impacted by or are presently zones of hibernation of unknow gunmen, bandits and terrorists.   […]

7,000 Boko Haram Members Surrender: Is Rehabilitation Good Enough?

Two Nigerian boys, photographed against a gray sky. One wears a striped polo with green sun- and flower-printed fabric draped over his shoulders. The other wears a sports jersey and a red hat and carries wood over his head. On March 24th, approximately 7,000 Boko Haram troops and Islamic State West Africa Province members surrendered […]

128 Suspected Thugs Apprehended By Police In Ogun

The police in Kano State have confirmed the arrest of 128 suspected thugs (Yandaba) during the Eid-El Fitr celebration across the five Emirates of the State.   Spokesman of the command, SP Haruna Kiyawa stated this in a press statement issued.   He said the arrest was in line with the directives of the Inspector-General […]

Police Arrest Man For Alleged Rape

A 25-year-old man identified as Ebenezer Adeshina has been arrested by men of Ogun state police command for alleged rape and blackmail of a 16 year old girl (name withheld). The suspect was arrested on May 6 following a report lodged at Owode Egbado divisional headquarters by the victim, who stated that she met the […]

Two Suspected Kidnappers, Native Doctor Nabbed By Police In Enugu

The Enugu State Police Command, on Sunday, said it’s operatives have arrested two suspected kidnappers and a native doctor.   In a statement by the spokesman of the command, Daniel Ndukwe, the suspects are between the ages of 27 and 36.   According to him, the suspects kidnapped one Amaechi Oguama on October 20, 2021, […]

There’s No Sit-At-Home Order In Delta, Police Commissioner Warns

The Delta State Police Command, led by CP Ari Muhammed Ali, on Sunday assured residents that there’s no sit-at-home order in the state.   This is contained in a statement signed by the Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Bright Edafe.   CP Ari, who was reacting to a Facebook post by some faceless individuals with […]