April 15, 2024

April 15, 2024

Police Arrest Student For Alleged Kidnapping, Cultism, Armed Robbery

An undergraduate of the Ogun State-owned University of Education, Tai Solarin University of Education, Ijagun, Ijebu Ode in Ogun State, Abdul-Azeez Ibrahim, has been arrested by the State police command for alleged kidnapping, armed robbery, and cultism. Abdul-Azeez, arrested on Saturday in Ijebu Ode, is said to be the hit man and armourer for a […]

Police On Stop-And-Search Duties Must Be In Uniform, Says Adejobi

The Nigeria Police Force has said that officers on stop-and-search duties must be in uniform with their names attached.   The Force Police Public Relations Officer, Muyiwa Adejobi said this in a post on his X handle on Monday, Jan. 29.   The force spokesperson was reacting to a video in which four policemen in […]

NDLEA Arrests 365 Drug Suspects, Convicts 174 In Adamawa

The Nigeria Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA has arrested 365 people suspected with illicit drugs around Adamawa State in 2023. The state office of the agency, which announced this on Monday in Yola, said it seized 1,845.074 kilograms of different types of drugs from the suspects. The state Commander of the agency, Agboalu Samson who […]

Ebonyi Police Nab Suspected Cultist, Recovers Firearms

The Ebonyi State Police Command has arrested a suspected member of Black Axe Confraternity, a cult group. The State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Joshua Ukandu, confirmed this on Sunday in Abakaliki. “On Saturday, police operatives on patrol arrested a suspected member of the Black Axe Confraternity at Ohaukwu Local Government Area of Ebonyi. “Police […]

Police Rescue Kidnapped Lagos PDP Chairman, Eight Others

The Ogun State Police Command has rescued nine out of the 10 members of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Lagos kidnapped by gunmen last Thursday on their way back from Ibadan. The State Police Commissioner, Mr Abiodun Alamutu, confirmed the development at a news briefing in Abeokuta on Monday. He named Mr Phillip Aivoji, Chairman […]

Navy Launches Manhunt On Illegal Oil Refiners, Hands Over 11 Arrested Suspects To NSCDC

The Nigerian Navy has handed over 11 artisans arrested on suspicion of planning to construct an illegal refinery to the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, in Port Harcourt, on Monday. The Base Operations Officer of the Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) Pathfinder Port Harcourt, Cdr. Sa’id Kabir, handed the suspects over to Mr Monday […]

Five Kidnap Victims Rescued By Police In Abuja

Operatives of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Police Command have rescued five kidnap victims from two different gangs of kidnappers in Abuja. The FCT Special Intervention Squad in collaboration with the FCT Police Anti-Kidnapping Unit rescued the five abductees. This was disclosed by the FCT Police Public Relations Officer, SP Josephine Adeh during a press […]

NAF Airstrikes Eliminate 30 Terrorists On Bikes In Kaduna

The air component of Operation Whirl Punch has eliminated no fewer than 30 terrorists and kidnappers in an air strike along Kwiga-Kampanin Doka axis, in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State. The Director, Public Relations and Information of the Nigerian Air Force, AVM Edward Gabkwet, revealed this in a statement on Monday in […]