May 25, 2024

May 25, 2024

Troops Arrest Nigerian Syndicate Supplying Fuel To Ambazonia Rebels

In a significant covert operation driven by actionable intelligence and extensive surveillance, troops of the Nigerian Army deployed for Counter-terrorism operations along the Nigeria-Cameroon Border in Taraba State have successfully intercepted and apprehended 8 members of a syndicate that specializes in smuggling fuel from Nigeria to the Ambazonian rebels in the Republic of Cameroon to […]

Army Dismisses Four Soldiers Over Killing Of NDLEA Officer On Niger

The Niger State Police Command has paraded four dismissed soldiers arrested over the killing of an officer of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Kingsley Chimetalo. Spokesperson of the command, SP Wasiu Abiodun, who disclosed this in a statement on Friday, May 24, 2024, said the Nigerian Army court-martialed and dismissed the soldiers […]

Abducted Anambra Catholic Priest Regains Freedom

The Anambra State Government has announced the release of an abducted Catholic priest, Reverend Father Basil Gbuzuo. The priest was last week abducted at Nkpor, close to Onitsha, by unknown gunmen. Press Secretary to Anambra State Governor, Mr Christian Aburime, who announced the priest’s release in a statement on Friday, did not share details of […]

Police Nab Three Kidnappers, Robbers, Cultists In Delta

Operatives of Delta State Police Command have nabbed a suspected kidnapper, one Ebube Osakwe. The command equally arrested two armed robbery suspects. Osakwe, together with his accomplices, kidnapped in Egu-Agbor and took their victims to Akoko Edo, Edo State. The kidnappers allegedly collected N2.5m ransom from the families of the victims before Osakwe ran out […]

Customs Arrests Exporter Of Illegal Wildlife To Vietnam

The Special Wildlife Office of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, has intercepted a 40-foot container of illegal wildlife products in the eastern part of the country. Three suspects were also arrested in connection with the crime, barely six weeks after a similar seizure by Vietnam authorities. The Nigeria Customs Service, in a statement made available […]

Police Arrest Two Suspected Traffickers, Rescue 10 Victims In Lagos

The Lagos Police Command has rescued ten teenage girls who were allegedly being trafficked to some West African countries for prostitution. This was disclosed by the command’s Public Relations Officer, Benjamin Hundeyin while briefing journalists on Thursday. Hundeyin stated that the operation was carried out based on credible intelligence that a human trafficking syndicate was […]

Police Arrest 25 Suspects For Alleged Murder, Other Criminal Offences

The Borno State Police Command said it arrested 25 suspects for alleged drug peddling and substance abuse in Maiduguri. The command’s spokesperson, SP Daso Nahum, who confirmed the arrest on Monday in Maiduguri, said operatives of the command apprehended the suspects during raids at various locations in the Maiduguri metropolis. According to him, the command […]

Onitsha: Police Intercept Gun Runner, Recover Seven Pump Actions

Police in Anambra State have intercepted a gunrunner conveying rifles meant for secessionists who planned to use them to enforce a sit-at-home exercise on May 30. SP Tochukwu Ikenga, the spokesperson of the Anambra State Police Command, who disclosed this, said the success of the operation was made possible by intelligence gathered by men of […]

Man Arrested For Forging Magistrates’ Stamps, Impersonating Police Officer In Lagos

The State Criminal Investigation Department, SCID, of the Lagos State Police Command has arrested one Charles Chukwudi for forgery and impersonation. This was disclosed by the Police Public Relations Officer, Benjamin Hundeyin via his X handle on Thursday. He wrote: “Detectives of the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID), Lagos State Police Command, have arrested one […]