Terrorists Ambush Vigilantes in Katsina, Kill 44

Terrorists have killed no fewer than 44 vigilantes in an ambush while on distress call in Gidan Gamji Village, Danmaidaki Ward of Kankara Local Government Area of Katsina State. Locals had reported at the vigilante office in Bakori that some terrorists attacked the residence of one Muntari and rustled unspecified numbers of domestic animals, a […]

Man Sets Wife Ablaze For Not Cooking For Him

A 46-year-old man identified as Hassan Azeez has been arrested by men of the Ogun state Police Command, for allegedly pouring petrol on his wife and setting her ablaze.   A statement released by SP Abimbola Oyeyemi, spokesperson of the state police command, says the suspect was arrested following a report lodged at Ibogun divisional […]

Police Nab Two Suspects For Possessing, Selling Counterfeit N1000 Notes

Police Operatives serving in Igbo-Eze South Division of Enugu State Command, on Thursday, February 2, arrested one Joseph Chinenye aged 39 and Onyeka Kenneth Ezeja aged 29, both male and respectively of Iheakpu-Awka in Igbo-Eze South LGA and Onicha Enugu-Ezike in Igbo-Eze North LGA, for allegedly being in possession of suspected counterfeited one hundred and […]

Soldier To Die By Hanging For Killing His Colleague, 5 Others In Borno

A soldier identified as Private Musa Saleh has been sentenced to death by hanging by the Nigerian Army 7 Division General Court Martial for killing his colleague in Mafa Town, Borno state.   Saleh who has been on trial on a four-count charge bordering on murder, assault and attempted murder, pleaded not guilty to the charges. […]

Third Year Student Stabbed To Death By Her Boyfriend

A third-year student of Tshwane University of Technology has died after she was allegedly stabbed by her boyfriend. Ntokozo Mayenzi Xaba, 20, was allegedly stabbed to death by Ngcebo Thusi on February 2, 2023, in her student residence in Ekhaya Junction, Pretoria. Ntokozo’s friends notified security at her student accommodation after not being able to […]

Plateau CP Woos Residents To Tackle Insecurity

The Commissioner of Police (CP) in Plateau state, Bartholomew Onyeka, has said mutual trust between law enforcement officers and residents is essential for the effective policing of the state. Speaking while delivering a keynote address at a one-day retreat for human rights stakeholders organised by the Rule of Law and Accountability Advocacy Centre (RULAAC) on […]

Four Out Of Six School Children Kidnapped In Nasarawa Regain Freedom

Four pupils of the Local Education Authority Primary School, Alwaza in Doma local government area of Nasarawa State have regained their freedom from kidnappers. Six children of the school were last two weeks abducted by armed gunmen who later released two of the victims. Recall that the pupils were kidnapped when the bandits ambushed them […]

Police Rescue Six-Year-Old Child Sold For N100,000 In Kaduna

The police in Kaduna state have rescued a 6-year-old stolen child who was sold for N100 000.   According to the spokesperson of the command, DSP Muhammed Jalige, its operatives on the 23rd January, 2023 at about 4am, received a report that one Hajara Ashiru ?f? 6yrs old was missing and the Command immediately mobilized.   […]

Police Nab Three Male Armed Robbery Suspects, Recovers Firearms In Enugu

The police in Enugu state have apprehended three male armed robbery suspects.   A statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, DSP Daniel Ndukwe, says two of the suspects identified as Chukwuneku Monday (a.k.a “Boss”) aged 39 and Agu Emmanuel (a.k.a “Fuckoyor”) aged 22, were arrested in their criminal hideout at New […]