June 15, 2024

June 15, 2024

Three Arrested For Alleged Cocaine Trafficking To Saudi Arabia

The Police in Kano State have arrested three suspects for allegedly facilitating cocaine trafficking to Saudi Arabia. Spokesman of the command, SP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa, confirmed the arrest in a statement. He said two of the suspects, Auwal Ishaq and Idris Sani Suleiman, reported to the police that one Hajiya Sharifat Abdullahi used their wives […]

Police Save Nine Children From Cult Initiation In Lagos

Police authorities in Lagos State have rescued nine children from initiation into cultism. This is according to the spokesman of the Lagos State Benjamin Hundeyin who said the children were rescued in the Mushin area of the state. “We need to strengthen the family unit!” he tweeted Thursday. “Nine children, youngest, 9, and oldest, 14, […]

Troops Ambush Boko Haram Terrorists In Borno, Neutralizing Two

The Joint Task Force North East Operation HADIN KAI (OPHK) has successfully ambushed and neutralized two Boko Haram terrorists in Konduga LGA, Borno State. Details of this feat was contained in a statement on Thursday by army spokesman, Brigadier General Onyema Nwachukwu who revealed that the ambush was executed along Kuka, a known crossing point […]

Egbetokun Visits Alma Mater In Grandstyle

The acting Inspector General of Police, Kayode Egbetokun,  paid a visit to his alma mater, Anglican Comprehensive High School, Ipaja, Lagos, formerly known as Awori Comprehensive High School. A statement on Sunday disclosed that the acting IG, a part of the 1979 set, visited the school in his capacity as the Chairman of the Planning […]

IGP Egbetokun Launches SOP On Safe Schools In Nigeria Initiative

The Acting Inspector-General of Police, IGP Kayode Adeolu Egbetokun, on Wednesday, launched the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) manual for the Schools Protection Squad (SPS). Relatedly, the IGP also organized a workshop on the Safe Schools Initiative for Strategic Police Managers at the Abuja Continental Hotel, Wuse Zone 4, Abuja. This follows the recent establishment of […]

10 Persons Kidnapped By Gunmen In Rivers

Gunmen have reportedly kidnapped over 10 people in the Isua community of Joinkrama 2, Engenni Kingdom of Ahoada West Local Government Area of Rivers State. A resident of the community said that four children were among those kidnapped on Tuesday, August 9. According to the source, the victims, mostly women and children, were on their […]

Missing 15-Year-Old Boy Found Dead In Rivers

A 15-year-old boy simply identified as Ekine, who was reported missing on August 7, 2023, has been found dead in a river around Mgbuodohia village in Rumuolumeni community, Obio-Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State. According to Today FM, the late Ekine, who lived in Mile 2, Diobu, Port Harcourt, was reported missing to the […]

Nigerian Army Distances Self From Working With Asari Dokubo’s Private Soldiers

The Nigerian Army has distanced itself from the security outfit assembled by former Niger Delta militant leader, Mujahid Asari-Dokubo. The Army said it was not in collaboration with Dokubo’s private military company. Recently, Dokubo had a private military company that was engaged by the government to work alongside the military in some states. However, the […]