December 8, 2023

December 8, 2023

Police Unable To Give Nigeria Secure Environment, Says Falae

Olu Falae faulted the country’s policing system and believes the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has been unable to secure the nation. The former Minister of Finance, Budget, and National Planning spoke as a guest on Channels Television’s Politics Today. In his proposal for restructuring, Falae emphasised the need for a new constitution that grants each […]

Over 50 Repentant Thugs Surrender To Police In Gombe

Over 50 thugs popularly called Kalare Boys, have denounced criminal activities and surrendered themselves to the Gombe State Police Command. Spokesperson of the command, Asp Mahid Muazu Abubakar, who disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday, December 6, 2023, said the thugs also surrendered their offensive weapons which includes knives and machetes to the police. […]

Musician In Police Custody For Defiling Lover’s Daughter In Ogun

Operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC), Ogun Command, have arrested a 35-year-old musician, Odewala Iseoluwa Akinleye, for defiling the 16-year-old daughter of his lover.   The suspect was paraded at the command’s headquarters in Abeokuta on Thursday, December 7, 2023. Spokesman of the command, Dyke Ogbonnaya, said the suspect was arrested […]

Two More Prospective Corps Members Regain Freedom In Zamfara

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) said it has again secured the release of two females among the prospective Corps members who were kidnapped in Zamfara State.   Recall that eight prospective corps members were kidnapped on their way to the orientation camp in Sokoto State in August 2023.   The Nigerian Army recently secured […]

17 Crime Suspects Paraded By Gombe Police, Arm, Hard Drugs Recovered

The Gombe State Police Command has apprehended not less than 17 suspects for various crimes within the state. Police Public Relations Officer, ASP. Mahid Muazu Abubakar disclosed this on his verified X handle on Wednesday. Abubakar stated that the Police successfully arrested two suspects found in possession of a locally made shotgun. One suspect confessed […]

Police Bust Criminal Hideout, Nab IPOB/ESN Syndicate In Imo

The Police in Imo State said they have busted a criminal hideout at Obiangwu and Logara Forest in the Ngor-Okpala Local Government Area of the state The Commissioner of Police, Imo State Command, CP, Aboki Danjuma disclosed this while parading fifteen (15) suspected IPOB/ESN terrorists on Thursday at the Command’s headquarters in Owerri. He further […]

14-Year-Old Russian Girl Shoots Classmate, Takes Own Life

A 14-year-old girl opened fire at a secondary school in Bryansk, near the Ukraine border, resulting in the tragic death of a classmate and her own suicide on Thursday. The assailant, armed with a pump-action shotgun, unleashed a barrage of gunfire, leaving two dead and five injured, according to the statement by Russia’s Investigative Committee. […]

IGP Presents N63.3m Cheques To Families Of 30 Deceased Officers In Kogi

Inspector General of Police Kayode Egbetokun has presented cheques worth N63,361,902.37k to the next of kin of 30 police officers who died in active service in Kogi State. The Kogi State Police Command Public Relations Officer, SP William Ovye-Aya, said in a statement on Thursday that the cheques were presented by the state’s Commissioner of […]

Five Suspects Captured In TikTok Video Showcasing Stolen Items Arrested In Mombasa

Five suspects have been arrested after their video showcasing stolen items went viral.   The five suspects Vincent Ochieng, Shadrack Ochieng, Felix Otieno, Salim Ali and Shafi Yusuf are accused of being part of a criminal gang operating within the Sargoi area in the coastal region of Kenya.   The quintet were nabbed after an intelligence-led […]

Abductors Of Imo Catholic Priest, Driver Demand N10m Ransom For Their Release

Gunmen who abducted the parish priest of St. Michael’s Catholic Church Umuekebi in the Osuowerre autonomous community in the Isiala Mbano Local Government Area of Imo State, Rev. Fr. Kingsley Eze and his driver, have demanded N10m ransom.   Gunmen kidnapped the priest, also known as Father Ichie, and his driver, Uchennna Newman, at Orieama Junction and […]