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May 21, 2018 2:51 PM Policeman arraigned for alleged impersonation

A dismissed policeman, 35-year-old Abdulmalik Makong, who allegedly impersonated a deputy superintendent of police, was on Monday arraigned before a Yaba Chief Magistrates’ Court. The Police Prosecutor, ASP Roman Unuigbe, told the court that the accused committed the offence on May 2 at Tolu Divisional Police Headquarters, Apapa, Lagos. He alleged that the accused 13

May 10, 2018 7:07 AM Offa robbery: Police nab dismissed SARS personnel declared wanted

Operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team, IRT, have arrested one of the robbers declared wanted for April 5 attacks on banks in Offa, Kwara State. The suspect, Michael Adikwu, an ex-policeman, was reportedly dismissed in 2012 by the Kwara State Police Command for allegedly aiding the escape of some robbery suspects 25

May 9, 2018 8:44 AM Europe fights to save Iran nuclear deal after US pulloutThe Sun News

European powers scrambled, on Wednesday, to save a landmark deal curbing Iran nuclear deal programme after President Donald Trump pulled the United States out of the agreement and re-imposed sanctions on Tehran. Trump sparked an international outcry by ditching the accord, a move that risks overturning years of diplomacy and adding to instability in the Middle 25

April 26, 2018 5:43 AM How Policeman raped 22-year-old in Lagos

A 29-year-old policeman, Sylvester Shamaki, who allegedly forcefully used his fingers to rape a 22-year-old woman, was on Wednesday brought before a Yaba Magistrates’ Court in Lagos. Sylvester, whose address was not given, is facing a charge of sexual assault. The Police Prosecutor, Sgt. Modupe Olaluwoye, told the court that the accused committed the offence 21

April 24, 2018 8:44 PM Dino Melaye: Fayose’s aide, Lere reveals how police tried to kill Senator

Lere Olayinka, media aide to Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has described the report of embattled Senator Dino Melaye jumping off a moving vehicle as false. Reacting to the circumstances surrounding Melaye’s arrest, Olayinka on his Facebook page said it was either police tried to kill Melaye or let him out by themselves. According to him, Melaye 32

April 20, 2018 6:59 AM How Maryam Sanda threatened to cut late husband’s penis – Witness makes shocking revelations in court

The first prosecution witness in the trial of Maryam Sanda over the alleged murder of her husband, Bilyamin Bello yesterday gave evidence in court. The witness revealed that Maryam Sanda had earlier threatened to cut her husband’s penis. Ibrahim Mohammed, a businessman and a friend of the deceased told a High Court in Jabi that Maryam Sanda, who the police 23

April 2, 2018 5:26 PM Two injured as soldiers open fire to protect Gombe senatorThe Sun News

Two men were allegedly shot and wounded after soldiers drafted to protect Senator Joshua Lidani (PDP, Gombe South) shot into the air to disperse aggrieved youths reported to have prevented the lawmaker from leaving the residence of a traditional ruler in Talasse, Gombe State. Wuse Barde, 40, and Abdullahi Umar, 25, were said to have sustained various 25

March 21, 2018 8:12 PM Suspected cultists set police station ablaze in Bayelsa

Suspected cult members on Tuesday set ablaze the Oporoma Police Division in Southern Ijaw Local Governmemt Area of Bayelsa in desperation to free a detained member of their gang. It was gathered that the cult member who was on Police wanted list for various crimes including kidnapping, sea robbery, armed robbery and acts of pipeline vandalism was being 26

March 5, 2018 1:23 PM Two remanded for allegedly stealing policeman’s gun

An Ilorin Magistrates’ Court on Monday remanded two men, Kazeem Adewoye and Olayinka Aderibigbe for allegedly stealing the service pistol of a policeman. The Chief Magistrate, Mr Bio Salihu, ordered the remand of the suspects in Okekura Prisons and adjourned the case until March 15. The suspects appeared before the court on a three-count charge of criminal 31

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 31