June 17, 2024

June 17, 2024

Police Kill 3 Bandits In Katsina, Rescue Kidnap Victims

The Katsina State Police Command says it has succeeded in thwarting a kidnap attempt, killed three suspected bandits, and rescued all the abductees. ASP Abubakar Sadiq-Aliyu, the command’s spokesman, who disclosed this said the incident occurred at Duya village, Maibakko Ward, in Sabuwa Local Government Area. “On June 7, 2024, information was received at the […]

Bandits abduct Catholic priest Ukeh in Kaduna

The Parish Priest of St. Thomas Parish, Zaman Dabo Community, in the Zango Kataf Local Government Area of Kaduna State, Rev. Father Gabriel Ukeh, has been kidnapped by bandits. Rev. Father Gabriel Ukeh was in the early hours of Sunday abducted at the parish rectory. In a press statement on Sunday, the Vicar General (Pastoral), […]

NDLEA Intercepts Codeine Shipment From India, US And UK-Bound Opioids In Ladies’ Hair

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) announced that its operatives have intercepted another consignment of 175,000 bottles of opioids imported from India, barely a week after seizing a shipment of 175,000 bottles of codeine-based syrup at the Port Harcourt Ports complex in Onne, Rivers State. NDLEA stated that the two seizures followed earlier intelligence, […]

Police Storm Bandits Hideout In Abuja, Arrest Suspects

Operatives of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Police Command have identified some kidnappers camps at Gidan Dogo and Kweti forests in Kaduna State, bordering Abuja. SP Josephine Adeh, the FCT Police Public Relations Officer, confirmed this in a statement made available on Sunday. Adeh said the operation was carried out on Friday following credible intelligence […]