Saturday, 23rd September 2023

Anambra Police Command

31 Jul
Police in Anambra State have smashed a notorious armed robbery gang, which has been tormenting members of the public in Okpoko, Obosi, Atani, Oba and environs for several months. The  Command’s Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Tochukwu Ikenga, in a statement yesterday, said the feat was made possible by the collaboration between the Police in…
4 Jul
The have arrested a middle-aged woman, for allegedly setting a female police officer and her two children ablaze, in Nnokwa, Idemili South Council Area of Anambra State.
5 May
Gunmen, yesterday, killed three police operatives at Umunze, headquarters of Orumba South Council of Anambra State. T
2 May
Anambra State Police Command has paraded three out of a six-man gang of kidnappers, who operate from a border town of Umuaku-Isuochi in Abia State.
21 Mar
Rights group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), yesterday, called on the Police Service Commission to disband the entire policing architecture in Anambra State as well as set up a judicial panel to investigate allegations...
23 Feb
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, (HURIWA), yesterday, asked police authorities to sack officers responsible for heinous activities of extra-judicial killings, abduction, extortion, amongst other unprofessional conducts recently uncovered in the state. The civil rights advocacy group, in a statement by its National Coordinator, Emmanuel Onwubiko, asked the Anambra State government to set up an…
20 Feb
Anambra State Police Command in conjunction with a combined team of other sister agencies, yesterday, foiled an attempted attack by hoodlums suspected to be IPOB/ESN members, on the 33 Police Divisional Headquarters, at Nkwelle-Ezunaka, Oyi Local Council of the state.
8 Feb
The Anambra State Police Command yesterday, said it has begun manhunt for one Mr. Nnamdi Maduneke and cohorts, who allegedly masterminded the killing of six persons at Omar Community, Anyamelum local council.


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Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi State, on Saturday, revealed  that he has no political ambition for now but to help President Bola Tinubu to succeed. Responding to a question about his next move after governorship, being one of the major presidential aspirants during the presidential primary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), the governor pointed…
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Zamfara State governor, Dauda Lawal, on Saturday, ordered a ban on illegal mining activities and directed law enforcement officials to take stringent action against violators. Over the years, illegal mining in the state has tended to fuel banditry and other criminal activities, according to reports. The Governor justified the ban in a statement by his…
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Federal Capital Territory, (FCT), Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested two suspected oil thieves and armored cable thieves at separate locations in the FCT. FCT Commandant of the NSCDC Olusola Odumosu paraded the suspects who are between ages 25-30, in Abuja. He said the command, through credible intelligence reports…
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The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has called for urgent reforms in Nigeria's electoral and judicial systems in the wake of the recent ruling by the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal in Enugu State, which has left the nation in disbelief. HURIWA, a leading civil rights advocacy group dedicated to upholding human rights and…
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Marine team of the Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, (NSCDC), Dr. Ahmed Audi, has intercepted two hundred and ninety two bags of smuggled foreign rice at Eleko Beach, Lagos. Acting on intelligence report from it's monitoring team, three suspects were arrested conveying the smuggled goods from Cotonou, Benin Republic aboard…