May 25, 2024

May 25, 2024

Gunmen Invade Police Checkpoint, Kill Inspector In Rivers

Unknown gunmen Wednesday night attacked a police checkpoint, resulting in the killing of an inspector in Obio/Akpo Local Government Area of Rivers State. It was learned that the Inspector and some police officers were on stop-and-search duty at the Eliozu Flyover around 9pm when the gunmen ambushed and attacked them. This was disclosed in a […]

Zamfara Police Deny Kidnap Of 26 Passengers On Gusau-Sokoto Road

The Zamfara State Police Command has debunked reports of the kidnapping of 26 passengers on the Gusau-Sokoto Road. Recall that on Wednesday, the bandits, who were in large numbers, blocked the Gusau-Sokoto road in an attempt to kidnap motorists plying the road. Although unverified claims said that the bandits successfully kidnapped about 26 passengers before […]

‘One Chance’ Gang Operating With Tricycle Apprehended By Police In Jos

The Plateau State Police Command has arrested three persons operating as a ‘one chance’ gang in the Jos metropolis. The Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Alfred Alabo, disclosed this to journalists in Jos, the State capital, on Thursday. He said, “In adherence to the new order and directive issued by CP Hassan Steve Yabanet to […]

Police Bust Hideout Of ‘Yahoo Boys’ In Nasarawa, Arrest 10

The Nasarawa State Police Command has arrested at least 10 suspected internet fraudsters, popularly known as Yahoo boys, in the Keffi Local Government Area of the state. A statement by the spokesman of the command, Ramhan Nansel, said the arrest was carried out on Wednesday after a credible information about the influx of the suspects […]

Police Neutralise Bandit, Recover AK-47 Rifle In Niger

The Niger State Police Command has neutralized a suspected armed bandit and recovered one AK-47 rifle around Tunga-Umoru village, via Pissa District in the Borgu Local Government Area of the state on Wednesday. It said other bandits, who engaged policemen in a gun battle, fled with various degrees of injuries. The command made this disclosure […]

Soldiers Killed Bandit Behind NDA Attack, Yauri Schoolgirls Kkidnap – Army

Troops of 1 Division of the Nigerian Army on Wednesday eliminated a notorious bandit kingpin identified as Boderi who allegedly orchestrated many high-profile kidnappings including the Yauri school girls, Greenfield University and the Nigerian Defence Academy attacks. Boderi was said to have been killed alongside another kingpin, Bodejo in the ambush. This was disclosed by […]