Police nab 13 over alleged armed robbery, possession of unlawful firearm
The Police Command in Niger has arrested 13 suspects over alleged armed robbery, unlawful possession of firearm and dealing in Indian hemp in different parts of the state.
Ethnic fault lines show as IGP dissolves SARS
Yesterday's dissolution of the controversial Special Anti-Robbery Squad by Inspector-General of Police Mohammed Adamu triggered mixed reactions. While youths and socio-cultural organisations
One dies as youths protest against insecurity in Katsina
• Gunmen abduct LG boss, kill motorcyclist in Kaduna •Group raises concern over kidnapping, robbery in Abuja A protest by youths in Jibia Council of Katsina State over lingering insecurity in the area has left one person dead and several others injured. It was learned that youths, in their numbers, took to the streets yesterday…
How 17 policemen, civilians were killed in Offa bank robbery, by former DPO
Former Divisional Police Officer (DPO) of Offa Local Government Area of Kwara State, CSP Adamu Danjuma, yesterday gave a graphic detail of how 17 people – nine policemen and eight civilians
Ex-soldier, nine others arrested in Enugu for murder, armed robbery
Barely days after the police arrested some serving and dismissed soldiers among suspects over the attack on a bullion van that led to the death of four cops in Ebonyi State...
Effect of offences proved beyond reasonable doubt
The appellant and others at large were arraigned before the High Court of Akwa Ibom State on a two-count charge of Armed Robbery with offensive weapons
Terrorists kill three, destroy property in Borno
Suspected Boko Haram terrorists on motorcycles and gun trucks attacked Ngururi community and killed three people in Jere Council of Borno State.
Armed robbery scare in Ondo as banks halt operations
There was unusual stampede in Akure, the capital city of Ondo State yesterday as people ran helter skelter because of a widespread rumour of bank robbery.
Piracy, armed robbery in Gulf of Guinea and other Maritime Offences Act 2019
The increasing rise in piracy in the Gulf of Guinea has become alarming. Until recently, the concern about piracy has been the Gulf of Eden operated by Somalia pirates; however, piracy has witnessed a drastic shift to the Gulf of Guinea.