FG begins probe of illegal tuition collection by varsities
The Federal Government has begun probe of illegal collection of tuition fees by universities nationwide.
Police arrest two Offa robbery kingpins
The Nigerian Police high command has arrested two out of the four gang leaders and principal suspects declared wanted on May 4 in connection with the bloody Offa banks robbery last month.
Police personnel salary shortfall being resolved, says force headquarters
The Nigerian Police has assured its personnel that the shortfall in the payment of their salaries for April, this year, was due to system error and already being resolved by the Office of the Accountant General of the Federation (OAGF).
Dino Melaye’s custody uncertain after being granted N90 million bail
A Chief Magistrate’s Court in Wuse Zone 2, Abuja granted a bail of N90 million to Dino Melaye, the senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, yesterday.
Police parade 79-year-old alleged arms supplier, others
Abdulrashid Riba, a 79-year-old man, who deals in supplying and selling arms to kidnappers alongside 18 others were paraded yesterday by the police.
I drink blood of people I kill, kidnap kingpin says
Ibrahim Umar, a 25-year-old kidnap-for-ransom kingpin, said he had not only killed over ten of his victims in recent times but also drank their blood raw. Umar made this chilling revelation yesterday when the police paraded him along with 15 others.
Police arrest woman with 187 bags of indian hemp
The police in Abuja yesterday paraded a woman found to be in possession of 187 bags of Indian hemp.
Senate threatens to issue a warrant of arrest on IGP
The Senate has threatened to issue arrest warrant against the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr. Ibrahim Idris, for failing to appear before its ad-hoc committee investigating allegations of abuse of office against him.
Police parade six suspected killers of Barrister Sheriff and kidnap of his wife
The suspects include, Adamu Tukur alias Ado, 25 years and the gang leader, Ahmadu Bala aka Basso, 30yrs, Bello Sule alias Yellow Kachalla, 29yrs.