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February 28, 2018 5:33 PM Policeman, school boy killed during deadly clash in Lagos

A policeman and a pupil were reportedly killed on Tuesday when some hoodlums clashed with policemen from the Area D Command. The incident occurred at Akala and Idi-Oro areas of Mushin, Lagos State. It was gathered that trouble started when a police team raided a shop on Elegba Street, where some hoodlums sold hemp. An eyewitness told Punch that the police 27

February 10, 2018 6:43 PM How FRSC nabbed accident victim trying claim concealed Indian hemp

A suspected drug dealer, Chidi Ebere, has been arrested by the men of the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, with 20 packs of substance neatly sealed in a carton. Ebere was nabbed while trying to retrieve the substance at the Ikare office of the FRSC claiming he was involved in an earlier accident at Oba Akoko while in a Lagos-bound vehicle. The driver 20

January 30, 2018 5:55 AM ‘Poor economy forced me to deal in marijuana’ – Man tells court

A middle aged man, Muideen Agboola, who is standing trial for dealing in hard drugs, on Monday entered a plea of guilty at a Federal High Court, Ibadan. In entering his plea, he said: “I plead guilty to the offence and I beg this court to temper justice with mercy in sentencing me.” Agboola, who trafficked 150 grammes of marijuana. said he did not have money 22

December 6, 2017 2:13 PM 3 arraigned for possession of marijuana

Three suspects were on Wednesday tried before a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court, for alleged possession of six wraps of marijuana. The accused persons: Chinonso Izueke, Oyam Raphael and Omokpia Ogbemudia are facing one-count charge of unlawful possession of marijuana. The Police Prosecutor, Inspector Akpan Ikem, told the court that the accused committed 38

November 8, 2017 9:01 AM Ogun Customs seizes goods worth N45m in one week

The Ogun Area command of the Nigeria Customs Service says it has intercepted and seized goods worth about N45 million from smugglers in one week. Controller in charge of the command, Sanni Madugu, disclosed this, on Tuesday, while briefing journalists at the Quarry Road, Abeokuta headquarters of NCS, on the efforts of the command to combat smuggling 40

October 31, 2017 10:29 PM Police Parade 66 Teenagers For Drug Possession In Bayelsa

The Bayelsa State Police Command says its operatives have arrested no fewer than 16 suspected armed robbers, five kidnappers, and 66 teenagers for drug possession and cultism in different parts of the state. The suspects were paraded at the headquarters of the command in Yenagoa, the state capital, today. Giving details of the arrest, the Commissioner 28

October 31, 2017 5:49 PM Bayelsa Police arrest 66 teenagers, 16 suspected robbers, cultists

The Bayelsa State Police Command has raided criminal hideouts and arrested 66 teenagers and 16 suspected armed robbers, five kidnappers and cult members across the state. Parading the suspects at the headquarters of the state police command in Yenagoa, the state capital, on Tuesday, the police also displayed assorted arms and ammunition recovered from the suspects 19

October 24, 2017 9:00 AM Abducted Delta lawmaker’s octogenarian mother shocks kidnappers: Kill me, spare my son

BOMADI- MRS. Ekpongbolo Preyor, the abducted octogenarian mother of the lawmaker representing Bomadi Constituency in the Delta State House of Assembly, Hon. Kenneth Preyor, who regained freedom from her abductors, penultimate week, has revealed how they threatened to kill and throw her remains into the river. Ma Preyor abducted from her residence at Kpakiama 20

October 23, 2017 4:58 PM ‘Operation crocodile smile curbs criminal activities’

The Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, 6 Division, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Col. Aminu Iliyasu, has disclosed that the Nigerian Army’s Operation Crocodile Smile 2 is denying criminals in the Niger Delta freedom of action. He made the disclosure on Monday in an online statement, while insisting that the criminal elements such as kidnappers, armed 25

October 18, 2017 4:14 AM Hoodlums ‘invade’ dump as police destroy N50m narcotics in Lagos

A mild drama ensued on Tuesday as some hoodlums, aka area boys, stormed the Olusosun Dumpsite, Ojota, Lagos, where security agents, led by the state Acting Commissioner of Police, Edgar Imohimi, destroyed several bags of drugs. The miscreants swooped on the drugs when the fire subsided and had wanted to get as many quantities as they could, but they were prevented 31