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8 Apr 2020
The Ogun State police command has arrested two armed robbery suspects, Ayomide Joseph and Olajide Ajisomo for allegedly robbing two brothers at gunpoint.
25 Nov 2019
Two suspected armed robbers, who are also members of cult groups were at the weekend arrested by the community and the Operatives of Rapid Response Squad after a failed attempt to dispossess two occupants of a vehicle in Iyana Ipaja area of Lagos State.
22 Oct 2019
Bandits have displaced 15 villages in Igabi West Local Council of Kaduna State. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the incident, which happened around 1:00 pm.on Sunday, resulted in the displacement of 2000 persons
6 Aug 2019
It is so unfortunate that insecurity is still waxing strong in our polity despite all efforts of the government to bring the menace under control. Day in day out, people are being slaughtered like chickens and there is palpable fear in the heart of the masses.
20 Jul 2019
Armed robbers have devised a new life- threatening robbery tactics in Lagos, as they now come out in numbers on lone roads at night...
11 Apr 2019
If William Shakespeare lived in the 21st century, Shylock might not have made the foil to Antonio. After all, with the prodigious inroads of the Jews into every realm of human endeavour- ranging from the arts to the sciences and high-profile businesses - the respect they have earned would have served as an impregnable bulwark…
9 Apr 2019
Tragedy struck yesterday in Idoani, the headquarters of Ose Local Government Area of Ondo State, as armed robbers attacked a first generation bank, killing seven persons and carting away an undisclosed amount of money.
25 Jan 2019
Suspected armed robbers yesterday reportedly killed three persons during an attack on a commercial bank in Ila-Orangun, Ila Local Government Area of Osun State. The victims of the robbery according to sources included a policeman and two civilians. The robbers numbering about 15 were said to have launched attack on the bank and carted away…
19 Jan 2019
Presidential candidate of the Alliance For New Nigeria (ANN), Fela Durotoye, speaks on the kind of leaders the country needs, why he and his party rekindles hope of a brighter future, insisting that Nigeria can pay the N30, 000 minimum wage if it cuts wastages in government, among other issues. What is your take on…
14 Dec 2018
Three suspected armed robbers were on Monday evening burnt to death by residents of Amana community in Obanliku Local Government Area of Cross River State. Members of the community arrested the suspects and set them ablaze while the remaining gang members escaped. An eyewitness, who pleaded anonymity, said the gang has been terrorizing the area…
24 Sep 2018
Three members of an armed robbery gang were at the weekend shot dead by men of the Ogun State police command at Fidiwo, along the Lagos-Ibadan expressway. The suspects met their waterloo on Saturday following a distress call received by policemen attached to Owode Egba Division, who informed them that a popular bush meat seller,…
22 Sep 2018
The Taraba Police Command on Saturday killed three suspected armed robbers operating along the Bali-Garbabi highway in Taraba. This is contained in a statement by Mr David Akinremi, the Commissioner of Police in the state. “Officers of the command patrolling along Bali-Garbabi road had an encounter with hoodlums robbing some victims while on their way…


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