February 29, 2024

February 29, 2024

FCT Police Storm Kidnappers’ Hideout, Arrest Kingpin, Others

Operatives of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command have stormed a kidnappers’ hideout located in a hotel in Bassa village in FCT and arrested six suspected kidnappers.   Spokesperson of the command, SP Josephine Adeh, who disclosed this in a statement on Monday, February 5, 2024, said the suspects include a wanted kidnap kingpin, […]

Police Arrest Kaduna Bandit Planning To Set Up Camp On Kano Forest

Operatives of the Kano State Police Command have arrested a Kaduna bandit, Isah Lawal, and recovered 55 cows as well as 6 sheep from his possession. Deputy spokesperson of the command, ASP Abdullahi Hussaini, who disclosed this in a statement on Monday, February 5, 2024, said the suspect specialised in armed robbery, kidnapping and cattle […]

Oil Theft: Tantita Intercepts Another Vessel In Delta

The war against crude oil theft gathered a boost as operatives of Tantita Security Services Limited have against intercepted another vessel in Delta State. It was gathered that the seizure was made possible in collaboration with operatives of the Nigerian Navy. Tantita Security Services Limited (TSSNL) owned by former militant leader, Government Ekpemupolo alias Tompolo, […]

Gunmen Abduct Passengers Of Two Abuja-Bound Buses In Kogi State

Kidnappers have abducted passengers of two Abuja-bound buses in the Inele-Eteke Ogugu, New Road area of Kogi East district. A source said on Monday that the incident involved a GIG and ABC Transport buses heading to Abuja from the eastern part of the country. The source said that the GIG bus left Umuahia in Abia […]

51 Highway Robbers Arrested In Lagos

The Lagos State Taskforce has apprehended at least 51 persons suspected to be members of a highway gang known for harassing truck drivers along the Apapa/Oshodi and Lagos/Badagry Expressway. The operation, led by the Chairman of the Agency, CSP Shola Jejeloye, was carried out on Tuesday morning. Jubril Gawat, Senior Special Assistant on New Media […]

149 Suspected Criminals Apprehended By Amotekun In Ondo

The Western Nigeria Security Network, codenamed Amotekun, has arrested 149 suspected criminals at different black spots within three local government areas of Ondo State. The Commander of Amotekun in Ondo State, Mr Adetunji Adeleye, disclosed this on Tuesday while parading the suspects before newsmen. Adeleye, who said that the majority of the suspects claimed that […]

NSCDC Arrests 25-Year-Old For Alleged Theft Of 4 Tricycles

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, in Jigawa State has arrested a 25-year-old man for allegedly stealing four tricycles in Hadejia Local Government Area of the state. The Command’s Public Relations Officer, Mr Badruddeen Tijjani, in a statement on Tuesday in Duste, said the suspect, Abdullahi Idris, was arrested on Friday. “Idris was […]

Police Declare Inspector Wanted For Alleged Murder In Anambra

The service Inspector, Audu Omadefu, is accused of murder by the police authorities. Credit: Anambra State Police Command. The police authorities in Anambra have declared wanted a Service Inspector, Audu Omadefu over an alleged murder in the state. Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Ikenga Tochukwu, disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday. It […]