July 13, 2024

July 13, 2024

Customs Intercepts 81 Tablets Of Cannabis Sativa In Kebbi

The Kebbi Area Command of the Nigerian Customs Service said in July, it intercepted 4,200 litres of Premium Motor Spirit, 525 litres of diesel and 37 kegs of vegetable oil bound for the borders. Ben Oramalugo, the Customs Area Controller in charge of the command, in a statement, made the disclosure while addressing journalists at […]

Woman Apprehended By Police For Stealing One Month-Old Baby In Aba

Abia State Police Command has said it has apprehended one Adaeze Lawrence of Amaogbonna Road, off Osisikakwu street in Aba for the alleged abduction of a one-month-old infant. The Command said the arrest was made on August 14 by the Abia State SWAT team in Aba after receiving credible information. The arrest of the suspect […]

Police Flagged Off ‘Operation Zero Crime’ In Rivers

The Rivers State Police Command has flagged off “Operation Zero Crime” in the state. This, according to the police, is part of efforts to combat crimes and make Rivers State a haven for residents and investors. The one-week programme initiated by the state’s Commissioner of Police, Nwonyi Polycarp Emeka, is aimed at ensuring a safe […]

Police Arrest Eight For ‘Terrorising’ Bayelsa Community, Recover Arms

The Nigeria Police Force have confirmed the arrest of at least 8 suspects terrorizing parts of Nembe Bassambiri community in Bayelsa State. The Force Public Relations Officer, ACP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, stated this in a statement on Monday. He said the arrest followed receipt of a petition from a law firm on the activities of some […]

Police Arrest Man For Kidnapping, Murder Of Sister-in-Law In Delta

The Delta State Police Command has arrested a 28-year-old man, Eseoghene Ezekiel Obeje, for faking his kidnap and allegedly masterminding the abduction and murder of his sister-in-law, Regina Ogana. Spokesperson of the command, DSP Bright Edafe, who disclosed this in a statement on Monday, August 14, 2023, said the suspect demanded the sum of N500,000 […]

Army Apprehends Railway Vandals In Nasarawa

Troops from 4 Special Forces of the Nigerian Army Doma, Nasarawa State, have arrested three suspects for rail track vandalism at the Kwarra community in Keana Local Government Area of the state. The Acting Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, 4 Special Forces Command, Doma, Maj. Joseph Afolasade, made the disclosure at a news briefing in […]

Suspected Thief Nabbed In Benue

A suspected thief was caught and a tyre was hung on him by a mob in Makurdi, the Benue State capital. An eyewitness, King Dave said the suspect was caught at Senator George Akume Way on Sunday morning, August 13, 2023, for alleged theft. Facebook users pleaded with the eyewitness to forgive the suspect but […]

Nigerian Brothers Extradited To US Over ‘Sextortion’ Of Young Men, Teenagers

Two brothers Samuel Ogoshi and his brother, Samson, have been extradited by the Nigerian government to the United States of America (USA) for allegedly sexually extorting young men and teenage boys in the State of Michigan and across the country.   Confirming the extradition of the brothers, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission revealed that […]