October 2, 2023

October 2, 2023

Police Foil Armed Robbery, Arrest 14 Suspects In Jigawa

Jigawa State Police Command has foiled an armed robbery in Kazaure Local Government Area of the state and arrested fourteen suspects for vandalization, drug abuse. The deputy spokesperson of the command, ASP Abubakar Isah, who disclosed this at the weekend said motor vehicles, cable wire and illicit drugs were recovered from the suspects. “On 29/09/2023 at […]

Police Apprehend Couple For Burglary, Recover N3m Stolen Items In Ekiti

Detectives of the Ekiti State Police Command have arrested a couple, Mr. Ajayi Opeyemi and Asake Opeyemi, who specialize in burglary and recovered stolen goods estimated at about N3 million Naira from their possession. Addressing newsmen at the Command Headquarters in Ado-Ekiti, the Commissioner of Police, CP Dare Ogundare, said the suspects were arrested in […]

NDLEA Arrests Wanted ‘Kingpin’ In Lagos Over London-Bound Drugs

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested a kingpin wanted for attempts to ship illicit drug consignments to the United Kingdom. This tops the list of arrests made by NDLEA Operatives through interdiction operations that led to the seizure of four tons of illicit substances in the past week. A statement by the […]

Abductors Of CAC Choir Members Demand N50m Ransom

Following the kidnap of about 25 choristers of the Christ Apostolic Church, CAC, Oke-Igan, Akure, Ondo State capital at the weekend by gunmen, the Regional Superintendent of CAC, Odubanjo Regional Headquarters, Pastor Benjamin Akanmu, has revealed that the abductors are currently demanding a N50 million ransom in exchange for the victims. According to the pastor, […]

Alleged Kidnap Of 3 Students In Ogun Is Fake – Police Clarify

The Ogun State police command has reacted to a report that three pupils were kidnapped from Salawu Abiola Comprehensive High School, Abeokuta. The command denied the report which it said was being circulated online in the wake of Friday, September 29, 2023. The police said that the online report that “three pupils of Salawu Abiola […]

Police Nab 7 Suspected Kidnappers In Adamawa

Seven people have been arrested in Adamawa State over alleged kidnapping. The seven are said to have been terrorizing parts of Girei, Tambo, and Borong villages in Girei and Demsa local government areas. The Adamawa State Police Command, which effected the arrest, said in a press release on Saturday that the suspects were picked up […]

Police ‘Rescue’ Eight Abducted Ondo Travellers, 17 Others Still In Captivity

Eight out of the 25 people abducted along Owo/Ifon/Benin Expressway in Ondo state have been rescued from their suspected abductors. Confirming the rescue, the Public Relations Officer, Ondo State Police Command, SP Funmilayo Odunlami-Omisanya, noted that the victims were rescued by police operatives. She said 8 of the victims have been rescued by the police, […]

Police Arrest Nasarawa Uncle For Aalleged Rape

The Nasarawa State Police Command has apprehended one Mr. Adamu Sani for allegedly raping two of his nieces, aged 10 and 4, in the Karu Local Government Area of the state. DSP Ramhan Nansel, the Police Public Relations Officer in the state, made the disclosure during a press conference held in Lafia on Friday. The […]

Police Arrest 18 Suspects, Uncover Criminal Hideout In Kaduna

The Nasarawa State Police Command has nabbed 18 suspected kidnappers from different locations within the state. The Police Public Relations Officer, Ramhan Nansel, made the disclosure during a press briefing in Lafia, the state capital, on Friday. Nansel revealed that two suspects were apprehended while attempting to acquire additional ammunition and firearms, maintaining that the […]