April 21, 2024

April 21, 2024

Police Nab Four Suspects Over Alleged Illegal Mining In Borno

The Borno State Police Command has arrested four suspects over alleged illegal mining in the state. The command’s spokesman, Nahun Daso, said this in a statement on Thursday in Maiduguri. He said the suspects were arrested for being in possession of 70 bags of assorted solid minerals suspected to be monoxide. According to him, the […]

Police Apprehend 18 Suspected Criminals In Nasarawa

The Nasarawa State Police Command has arrested 18 suspects for various crimes within the state and recovered about 27 Arms and Ammunition. In a press briefing held on Monday, December 4, 2023, at the Police Command Headquarters in Lafia, the Acting Commissioner of Police, DCP Shettima Jauro Mohammed, stated the remarkable achievements of the Nasarawa […]

Police, Okada Riders’ Clash Claims One Life In Lagos

Pandemonium broke out around Santos Avenue, Abule Egba, Lagos State, on Tuesday when police officers enforcing a ban on motorcycles in the state clashed with riders. The Lagos State Police Command, in a post on its official X handle, explained that the officers were attacked by the motorcyclists, popularly known as Okada riders, in a […]

Lagos Police Declare 26-yr-old Man Wanted Over Alleged Murder Of Girlfriend

The Lagos State Police Command has declared wanted a 26-year-old man, Benjamin Best Nnanyereugo,over the alleged murder of his girlfriend, Augusta Onuwabhagbe Osedion. A statement by the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), SP Benjamin Hundeyin, on Tuesday, said Nnanyereugo was suspected to have murdered his girlfriend, 21-year-old Augusta Onuwabhagbe Osedion, on July 13, 2023 in […]

Don’t Hijack NLC Protests, Police Warn Hoodlums

Heavily armed security operatives have been deployed in strategic places across Jalingo, the Taraba State capital, ahead of the planned nationwide labour protest. Areas where police operatives are deployed include the Ministry of Works roundabout, palace way, roadblock, FGCC road, to mention but just a few. When reached for comments, the spokesperson of the Taraba […]

Just In: Seun Kuti Arrested, Detained By Police Over Alleged Assault

Afrobeat singer, Seun Kuti, currently in police custody, has been handcuffed and taken to the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, SCIID, in Panti for further investigation and possible detention. This was disclosed in a video shared by Omoyele Sowore, the presidential candidate of the African Action Congress, AAC, via his verified Twitter handle on […]

Suspected Cyber Criminal Kingpin Apprehended By Police In Rivers

The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) through their Seasoned Cybercrime Forensic and Intelligence Assets have nabbed a cyber crime kingpin one George Gift Ikata, 21. It was learnt the suspect resides in Iwofe Rivers State hinterland but is an indigene of Abua local government area of the state. Further, it was disclosed that the NPF through […]

IGP Commends Woman Police Fighter

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Usman Alkali Baba, has congratulated the Nigeria Police Force multi-dexterous Combat Athlete PC Juliet Ukah, following a successful Professional Training Tour fought and won against South Africa’s Crystal Van Wyk who until the bout was undefeated, in Extreme Fighting Championship (EFC) 102. IGP Alkali Baba’s congratulatory message was contained in […]

Police Kill Armed Robbery Syndicate, Recover Arms In Imo

The police command in Imo State said one robbery suspect lost his life on April 18, 2023, at about 0430hrs while exchanging gunfire with the police at Sokotext Lodge, along Amaeze Road, by Federal Polytechnic Nekede back-gate, area of the state, while other members of the gang escaped. The command’s spokesman, Henry Okoye, confirmed the […]

We’re Not Aware Of Cultists Planning To Unleash Terror In Ogun – Police

As Muslims celebrate Eid-el-Fitr across the world, the Ogun State Police Command said it is not unaware of the activities of cultists planning to unleash terror on the people of the State. But, the police assured Ogun residents that it has put in place a “robust security arrangement” to ensure a hitch-free celebration to mark […]