IGP redeploys Lagos police commissioner, Edgal
Lagos State Commissioner of Police (CP), Imohimi Edgal, has been redeployed to the Force Headquarters, Abuja, as the Commissioner of Police in charge of Explosive Ordinance Department (EOD).
Lagos police boss Imohimi Edgal transferred
The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal, has been redeployed to the Explosion Ordinance Unit at the Police Headquarters at Abuja. The Police boss will be replaced by acting Commissioner of Police Kayode Egbetokun. Details later.
Family takes NDLEA to court over son’s death, demands N660m
A distraught father, Pa. Michael Ehigie, has dragged the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) to the Federal High Court, Akure, demanding N660 million as compensation over alleged extra-judicial killing of their son, Mr. Uyi Ehigie. The 62-year-old father of the deceased, who is the plaintiff in the suit, alleged that his son was on…
Police arrest man accused of attempting to kidnap boy
Undercover operatives have arrested one Sikiru Tanimowo over an alleged attempt to abduct a four-year-old boy at Okokomaiko area of Lagos State. The operative also rescued...
Police uncover fake wine factory in Lagos, arrest owner
Detectives attached to the Lagos State Police Command have uncovered a factory where assorted fake wines and fruit juice are produced at Oke Odo area of Lagos. A 48-year old man, Uju Daniel Ughanze, whom the police identified as the owner of the factory, has been arrested. Various assorted wines, fruit juice and empty bottle…
Man sets woman, three children ablaze
A middle-aged man, Shola Adewumi, has been arrested for allegedly setting his estranged lover and her three children on fire at the Abule Egba area of Lagos State. Police said the suspect was allegedly traced to his hideout through one of his phones, which was found at the scene of the crime. The victims, Bose…
Police arrest man for allegedly raping 14-year-old daughter
Policemen attached to the Lagos State Command’s Gender Unit is investigating a case of defilement reported by a 14-year-old girl against her father...
Police foil kidnap attempt, arrest 48 suspected cultists in Lagos
The Lagos State Police Command on Tuesday said it had foiled kidnap attempts on some notable persons at Iba area of the state and arrested 47 suspected cultists at various hideouts.
Police parade suspected robbers of The Guardian’s Editor-in-Chief
Operatives of Lagos State Police Command have arrested three suspected traffic robbers who dispossessed the Editor-in-Chief of The Guardian, Mr. Debo Adesina...
Police arrest suspected car thieves
The Police in Lagos have arrested two members of a gang of armed robbers who specialised in snatching vehicles around Lekki/Ajah.