June 17, 2024

June 17, 2024

Insecurity: Senate To Summon Service Chiefs, Demands Special Military Operations

Worried by the worsening insecurity in the country, the Senate on Thursday resolved to summon the service chiefs. The upper chamber took the decision on Thursday after deliberating a motion on the kidnap of five female students from the Federal University Dunsin-Ma in Katsina state on Wednesday. Those to be summoned include the Chief of […]

Abductors Of Fish Seller Demand N5m Ransom

Abductors of a fish seller, Mrs. Rosemary Ofem, in Cross River State have demanded N5 million ransom for her release.   It was gathered that the victim was kidnapped on September 26, 2023, alongside others in a boat along Ikang, in Bakassi Local Local Council on her way to buy fish for sale.   A […]

Benue Commissioner Regains Freedom After 10 Days In Kidnappers’ Den

The Police Command in Benue has confirmed the release of the state Commissioner for Information, Culture, and Tourism, Mr Mathew Abo, who was abducted at his residence in Zaki-Biam on Sunday, September. 24. The state Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), SP Sewuese Anene, confirmed the development on Thursday, October 5, to the News Agency of […]

Ex-Convict Arrested By RRS For Snatching Phone From Uber Driver In Lagos

Operatives of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested an ex-convict, Abdul-Lateef Mutiu, for snatching a mobile phone from an Uber driver in Ketu area of the state. RRS, in a statement on Thursday, October 5, 2023, said the 20-year-old suspect, who has been operating in the area since […]

16-Yr-Old Arabic Student Declared Missing In Ilorin

A 16-year-old Quranic pupil, Al-amin Babatunde Sulyman, has been declared missing in Ilorin, Kwara State capital. Al-amin, a student of Zamratul Arabic School in the Okekere area of Ilorin metropolis, was last seen on September 23, 2023, on his way to the school, but has not been found till date. Recall that efforts by the […]

Man Rescued, Prevented From Committing Suicide In Lagos

A yet-to-be-identified young man has been rescued by bystanders from committing suicide in the Lekki area of Lagos State. The video, which has gone viral on the internet, was shared by a social media platform, X user @victorhouston16 on Wednesday. The video showed that the man attempted to hang himself using a noose tied to […]

Bandits Abduct Pharmaceutical Society Leader In Plateau

Bandits have kidnapped an official of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria in Plateau State, Pharmacist Kim Bot. It was learnt that the union leader was driving home on Wednesday night after closing from his office when the bandits blocked his vehicle and whisked him away to an unknown destination. The Plateau State Chairman of the […]

MohBad: Primeboy Surrenders To Police

The Lagos State Police Command has confirmed that Owodunni Ibrahim Oluwatosin aka Primeboy, who was declared wanted on Wednesday, has turned himself in. The command’s spokesperson, Benjamin Hundeyin, made this known in a post on his X handle. Recall that the command had declared Primeboy wanted following his failure to honour the police invitation successfully sent […]

Police Nab Two Suspects Over Romance Scam In Abuja

The Nigeria Police Force National Cybercrime Centre said it has arrested two suspects over criminal conspiracy, identity theft and romance scams in Abuja. The Force Public Relations Officer, ACP Olumuyiwa Adejobi said this in a statement on Thursday in Abuja. He said the arrest of the suspects was in furtherance of the matching order of […]

Dismissed Officer Arrested by Police for Theft, Stolen Car and Weapons recovered

The Abia State Police Command has announced the arrest of several suspects involved in various criminal activities. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the Command, ASP Maureen Chioma Chinaka, announced the arrests on Wednesday, on behalf of the State’s Commissioner of Police, Kenechukwu Onwuemelie. The Police spokesperson said a dismissed officer, Francis Williams, was […]