Wednesday, 4th October 2023
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Anambra police

1 Sep
The Anambra Police operatives have busted a four-man burglary gang in Ogidi, who target commercial shops and terrorise people across the state.
20 May
The Anambra State Police Command has announced that two of the remaining victims abducted during the attack on a US convoy along Atani/Osamala Road in Ogbaru Local Council of Anambra State have been rescued unhurt by joint security forces.
19 May
Anambra State Police Command has given an update on last Tuesday’s attack on the convoy of United States (US) Embassy officials in the state, revealing that it has arrested two persons in connection with the incident.
4 May
Police operatives attached to Ogbunike division in Oyi Local Council of Anambra State have arrested suspected Mr. Jamui Emiron, a leader of an armed gang, terrorising people in Ogidi town.
27 Mar
Civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, (HURIWA), yesterday, asked the Inspector General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba, not to sweep the alleged organ harvesting case, involving high-ranking members of Anambra State Police Command under the carpet.
17 Jan
Anambra State Police Command, in conjunction with Vigilante groups, said they have arrested nine suspects for vandalising electricity power line mast at the New Site, Ikpo Urueze Land, Oba, Idemili South Council of the state. The State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Ikenga Tochukwu, said the suspects were arrested, yesterday, following credible information received…
6 Jan
Anambra State Police Command has arrested a six-man robbery gang, who have been terrorising people in Ogidi town and its environs in Idemili North Local Council of the state.


12 mins ago
• CSO asks Yari, others to challenge amendment in court Barely two weeks after the 10th Senate faced an impeachment scare, the chamber, yesterday, amended its standing rule, barring first-term lawmakers from seeking election as Senate President or Deputy Senate President. Adopting a motion sponsored by Majority Leader, Opeyemi Bamidele, Senate amended Section Three of…
15 mins ago
• No cause for alarm, APC insists • Protect integrity of electoral process, HURIWA urges S’Court An aide to former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, yesterday, said documents released by Chicago State University, alongside President Bola Tinubu’s academic records, indicate Nigeria’s leader submitted a fake certificate to Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Special Assistant on Public…
17 mins ago
Peju Layiwola is set to show her Body, Blue and Beyond at Thought Pyramid, Lagos on November 1, 2023. There will be a fashion show scheduled for Mydrim Gallery also in Lagos. According to Layiwola, “Body, Blue and Beyond builds on my previous solo exhibition, Indigo Reimagined (2019), which explored the historical references to sartorial…
19 mins ago
National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Abdullahi Ganduje, yesterday, met with former President Muhammadu Buhari in Daura, Katsina State, where he reiterated the party’s determination to sweep the November 11 governorship polls in Kogi, Bayelsa and Imo. Ganduje, who led members of the APC National Working Committee (NWC) on the courtesy visit, explained that the…
19 mins ago
Over 6,500 youths under the auspices of World Motivational Speakers (WDMS) have protested against rape, kidnapping and deterioration of education in the North. According to them, the protest was to task security agencies to overcome lingering security challenges in the affected 19 states. Leading the protest, yesterday, in Potiskum, Yobe State, WDMS representative, Aliyu Haruna, disclosed:…
20 mins ago
Abductors of a fish seller in Cross River State have demanded N5 million ransom for her release. The Guardian gathered that the victim, Mrs Rosemary Ofem, was kidnapped on September 26, alongside others in a boat along Ikang, in Bakassi Local Local Council on her way to buy fish for sale. According to a family member,…
20 mins ago
Minister of Housing and Urban Development, Ahmed Dangiwa, has applauded BUA Cement’s decision to reduce the price of cement from about N5,500 to N3500. According to Dangiwa, the price reduction is a major boost in housing, as well as support for the Renewed Hope Agenda of President Bola Tinubu to provide affordable housing to Nigerians.…
20 mins ago
Nigerian Army high command has launched investigation into alleged poor feeding of troops in the frontlines across the country.     Army spokesman, Brig-Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu, who made the disclosure, yesterday, noted that the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt-Gen. Taoreed Lagbaja, ordered discreet investigation into the claim.    According to Nwachukwu, the attention of the Nigerian Army…
20 mins ago
Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), yesterday, described the presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP) in the 2023 general elections, Peter Obi, as the hero of modern Nigerian democracy. MASSOB, in a statement in Enugu by its leader, Uchenna Madu, said Obi should be commended for holding Nigeria “together in a…
20 mins ago
AREWA Consultative Forum (ACF) has commended the truce between labour unions and the Federal Government to avert industrial action over the economic crisis in the country. The Northern elders welcomed the truce reached by the Federal Government and labour unions, specifically the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC). In a statement, yesterday, ACF…