July 13, 2024

July 13, 2024

Gunmen Abduct 13 In Abuja, Demand N900m Ransom

Gunmen have kidnapped 13 persons in Piko, a remote community in the Bwari area council of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT.   It was gathered that the incident which occurred on Sunday, May 5, 2024, lasted for over an hour, without any challenge from either the vigilante group or other security agencies.   A close […]

Pandemonium As Bandits Unleash Mayhem On Zamfara Market, Kill 2, Injure Scores

A group of armed bandits, on Tuesday, unleashed a terror attack on Mada Market, in Zamfara State, killing two innocent persons, with many others injured. An eyewitness, Mama Bilikisu, said unnumbered terrorists invaded the market on motorcycles with sophisticated weapons and started to shoot indiscriminately. Mama Bilikisu, who said that she always goes to community […]

22 Armed Robbers, 36 Rapists Arrested By Police In Kastina

The Katsina State Police Command said it arrested 22 suspected armed robbers, and 36 persons in connection to rape and sodomy cases in the state within the month of April. The State Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Abubakar Sadiq-Aliyu, confirmed this while briefing newsmen on the command’s achievements within the month under review. Sadiq-Aliyu said […]

Amotekun Arrests Ex-Convict, One Other For Alleged Burglary In Osun

The Osun Amotekun Corps has arrested an ex-convict, Yekini Sulikaleni, 30, and Toheeb Yekini, 35, for allegedly breaking into a shop at Oje Oniyan area in Iwo town, Iwo Local Government area of the state. In a statement by retired Brig.-Gen. Bashir Adewinmbi, Osun Amotekun Commander, he said the suspects were arrested at about 11:30 […]

Police Kill Two Suspected Kidnappers, Rescue Three Abducted Indians In Ogun

Ogun State Police Command says it has killed two suspected kidnappers terrorizing travellers on the Sagamu-Ijebu Ode-Benin expressway in a gun duel. The command’s spokesperson, SP Omolola Odutola, revealed this in a statement on Tuesday. According to her, the suspects were killed during a rescue operation carried out by personnel of the command to rescue […]