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January 19, 2018 3:48 PM Taraba Police places N10m reward for information on killers of Hosea Ibi

The Taraba State Police has placed N10 million as reward for anyone who can offer useful information that would lead to the arrest of killers of Mr Hosea Ibi, a member of Taraba House of Assembly. This was disclosed by Taraba State Commissioner of Police, Mr Dave Akinremi, at a news briefing on Friday in Jalingo. Akinremi said the command through the assistance 16

January 17, 2018 2:29 PM Police Threaten To Impound Vehicles With Concealed Number Plates In Niger

The Niger State Police Command has said that it will soon commence impounding vehicles with concealed number plates, adding that the drivers of such vehicles will be arrested and prosecuted. The police, in a statement, said the illegal concealment of vehicle number plates had been traced to increasing cases of kidnapping and other criminal acts in the state 21

January 17, 2018 9:56 AM Lunatic Arrested With POS Machine In Lagos

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a suspected armed robber who disguised as a lunatic to rob people. According to reports, residents had informed the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) at MAN centre, who led his men to the scene and arrested the suspect. The 27-year old suspect Olayinka Ogundimu, was arrested at Anifowoshe Street, Ikeja area of the state 17

January 16, 2018 10:44 AM NDLEA arrests 211 drug suspects, seizes 3,717.6 kg of hard drugs

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Kebbi State Command, has confirmed the arrest of 211 suspects and seizure of 3,717.6 kg of hard drugs from January to December 2017. The state Commandant, Suleiman Jadi, made the disclosure on Monday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Birnin Kebbi. Jadi said that the command had, during 17

January 15, 2018 6:13 AM Omoku massacre: Don Waney believed he had power over life, death, worked with police, army – OSPAC member

A member of the ONELGA Security, Peace and Advisory Committee, OSPAC, in Omoku, Rivers State, Onyebuchi Ose, a.k.a. Okosisi, has accused the army and police in the area of having aided the operations of late Don Waney and his gang. Okosisi, a former confidant of the late kidnap kingpin before joining OSPAC, told Vanguard that Waney believed he possessed 12

January 14, 2018 6:56 PM Ondo monarch cries out over alleged assassination attempt

The Ogeleyinbo of Ayetoro community in Ilaje Local Government Area of Ondo State, Oba Micah Ajijo, has raised the alarm over an alleged plan to assassinate him, his family members and his supporters. The monarch is fingering one Prophet Oluwambe Ojagbohunmi as the mastermind of the alleged assassination attempt. The monarch, who spoke through the community 18

January 12, 2018 11:57 AM 50-year-old man drugs, rapes 7 underage boys in Niger

One, Abdullahi Haruna, from Nasko community in Magama Local Government Area of Niger State, has been arrested for defiling seven underage boys. According to Punch, The 50-year-old was said to have had regular sexual intercourse with the teenagers for a long time before he was nabbed. It was gathered that Haruna divorced his wife sometime ago and took to defiling 23

January 11, 2018 10:04 AM Libya Returnees Reject N1000 Transport Fare Gift

Some Libya returnees on Wednesday in Benin rejected the N1,000 transport fares given to them by the Edo Government to take them to their homes. Recall that on Tuesday reports had revealed that the returnees protested the non-payment of stipend as transport fare to their homes within the state. The returnees said that they had expected something reasonable 19

January 9, 2018 1:53 PM What I told Gov. Ortom about Fulani herdsmen attacking Benue – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed what he discussed with Samuel Ortom, Governor of Benue State. In a tweet via his official Twitter handle, Buhari expressed his commitment towards the security of lives and property in the state. Disclosing measures to arrest the situation, Buhari said security operatives have been deployed to Benue to “fish out the attackers 22

January 1, 2018 2:48 PM Gunmen kill Kaduna chief, wife

Gunmen on Sunday killed the Chief of Numana in Sanga Local Government Area of Kaduna State, Malam Gambo Makama, and his wife. It was gathered that one of the Chief’s sons was also injured and his residence burnt to ashes during the attack at Gwantu town. The state Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), ASP Mukhtar Hussaini Aliyu, confirmed the attack 20