EFCC Nabs 56 Suspected Internet Fraudsters In Rivers

Operatives of the Port Harcourt Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested 56 suspected internet fraudsters. In a statement issued on Friday, the commission said the suspects were arrested on Monday in a sting operation at Rivtaf Golf Estate, Port Harcourt, following intelligence on their alleged internet fraud-related activities, including […]

Police Arrest 57 Suspected Looters In Kano

The Kano State Police Command said it has arrested 57 suspects for stealing shop owners’ properties at demolition sites in the state. Recall that the state government recently ordered the demolition of some buildings that were illegally built on government land. However, some hoodlums took advantage of the demolition exercise to steal from the demolished […]

Troops Kill Six Bandits, Recover Arms In Kaduna LGA

The troops of Operation Forest Sanity have neutralised six bandits during an operation in Giwa Local Government Area of Kaduna State. This was contained in a statement by the Director of Defence Media Operations, Major-General Musa Danmadami on Saturday He said the troops raided bandits’ hideout, and during exchange of fire, neutralized six bandits in […]

Bandits Storm Niger, Kill 25 Farmers, Abduct Others

Bandits have reportedly killed 25 farmers and abducted several women and girls from various communities in Rafi Local Government Area of Niger State. The attack reportedly took place around 2 pm in five villages. The breakdown of the killing showed that 13 people lost their lives in Kusherki community, 12 others were killed in Gidigori […]

Vigilante Operative Shoots Man Dead For Talking To His Girlfriend In Rivers

A vigilante operative has been arrested by the State Criminal Investigations Intelligence Department, SCIID of Rivers Police Command for shooting a man dead for allegedly speaking to his girlfriend. Deputy Commissioner of Police, (DCP) Victor Erivwede, in charge of SCIID in Rivers made the revelation at a meeting between police and other stakeholders on the […]

Imo Command Launches Manhunt For killers Of Police Inspector

The Imo Police Command says it is trailing the killers of a Police Inspector, identified simply as Charles. Charles, who was kidnapped a few weeks ago, was found dead recently in a bush in Oguta Local Government Area of the state. ASP Henry Okoye, who confirmed the incident, said the Commissioner of Police, Muhammed Barde, […]

Gunmen Murder Imo Ex-Speaker’s Police Orderly

An orderly for Hon Chiji Collins, a former speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly, has been discovered dead. The victim, only been identified as Charles, was discovered dead in a jungle in the state’s Oguta Local Government Area. It was gathered that a driver and Charles, an Inspector of Police, were abducted in […]

Man Arraigned By Police For Allegedly Stealing 2 Sheep

The police on Friday arraigned a 35-year-old unemployed, Ayomide Yusuf, at an Iyaganku Magistrate’s Court for allegedly stealing two sheep, valued N60, 000. Yusuf, who was docked on a two-count charge of conspiracy and stealing, however, pleaded not guilty. The Magistrate, Mrs O. A. Akande, admitted him to N20, 000 bail, with one surety in […]

Gunmen Kill Catholic Priest In Edo

A priest under the Archdiocese of Benin City, Rev. Fr. Charles Onomhoale Igechi, has been shot dead by gunmen in Edo state It was gathered that the priest was killed on Wednesday, June 7, 2023,  along the Agbor Road, Bypass area in Ikhueniro axis of Benin, while on his way to his place of assignment. […]