Spokesman dismisses demise of soldier in Abia
The Abia State Police Command yesterday debunked the killing of a soldier in Aba. The Police Public Relations Officer, Geoffrey Ogbonna, made the denial in Umuahia
Soldier shoots motorcyclist dead at checkpoint
A motorcyclist, Chimaobi Nwogu, was yesterday shot dead at a military checkpoint in Ohanze Isiahia town, Obingwa Local Government Area, near Aba in Abia State. The deceased has reportedly refused to part with N100 at the checkpoint.
Police arrest truck driver for allegedly crushing mother, son to death in Abia
The Police Command in Abia has confirmed the arrest of a driver whose vehicle crushed a woman and her son to death on Friday evening in Aba. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, SP Geoffrey Ogbonna said the driver was taken into custody and his vehicle impounded after the tragic incident which occurred…
Police confirm burning of INEC office in Abia LGA
SP Geoffrey Ogbonna, the Police Public Relations Officer, Abia command has confirmed the burning down of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) office in Isiala-Ngwa South Local Government Area of Abia. Ogbonna confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Aba on Sunday, adding that the fire occurred on Saturday night. He…
Police arrest 51 as ‘Jewish worshippers’ protest in Abia
The Police yesterday confirmed the arrest of 51 ‘Jewish worshippers’ as they staged a peaceful march along some major streets in Umuahia, Abia State, calling for a Jewish nation.
Police warn Abia residents against extra-judicial killing
The Police Command in Abia has warned residents of the state against extra judicial killing. DSP Geoffrey Ogbonna, the Police Public Relations Officer for the command in the state gave the warning in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Aba. He was reacting to the killing of two suspected robbers by…
Police arrest eight Jewish leaders near Nnamdi Kanu’s house
Sources said the adherents had gone to the community to perform some Jewish prayers and rites but were intercepted by the police during the activity.Efforts by The Guardian to confirm the report proved abortive.