Wednesday, 20th October 2021
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Nigeria police

5 Oct
The police high command has arrested a daredevil kidnapping gang made up of 9 men and two women. The gang has been terrorising residents Gwagwalada, Kachia and its environs. One of the suspects, Musa Ibrahim, 27, said his gang which operates with two AK 47, has carried out kidnapping twice in Gwagwalada and another two…
29 Sep
The Inspector-General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba, says the Nigeria Police will soon begin the recruitment of 20,000 junior police officers.
19 Sep
The Police Command in Edo says it has arrested one of its personnel who fired a shot that killed a passenger in Benin on Friday.
19 Sep
After 25 days in the kidnappers’ den, the Nigerian Army has confirmed the rescue of Major Christopher Datong from his abductors by troops of the Nigerian Military.
16 Sep
Minister of State for Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Uche Ogah, has accused private jet owners of aiding and abetting gold smuggling in the country.
4 Sep
The Akwa Ibom Commissioner of Police (CP), Amiengheme Andrew,  has ordered the arrest of ASP Joweigha Michael for alleged involvement in the death in custody of a suspect, Kubiat Isaac. The Police Public Relations Officer in Akwa Ibom, SP Odiko Macdon, disclosed this in a statement made available to newsmen in Uyo on Saturday. “To…
31 Aug
The Nigeria Police high command has embarked on a move to enforce child rights laws with a view to ending molestation of children in the country. The new move led to the collaboration of the high command with the Nasarawa State University to train over two dozen officers in the gender unit of the Force…
4 Aug
It is just as well, and about time too, that the Federal Executive Council (FEC) has, according to presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, approved that police escort and guard services to...
1 Aug
Imo State Police Command, yesterday, repelled attempt by bandits to attack Njaba Town, including a police station in Njaba Local Council.
29 Jul
One of Nigeria's celebrated police officers Thursday said he did not connive with known fraudster Ramon Olorunwa Abbs, popularly known as Hushpuppi. United States authorities said on Wednesday that Hushpuppi reached out o Kyari to arrest one Kelly Chibuzo Vincent, who participated in a fraud scheme with Hushpuppi and Abdulrahman Imraan Juma, a Kenyan national.…
29 Jul
United States authorities Wednesday said one of Nigeria's top policemen, Abba Kyari, allegedly worked with Ramon Abass, also known as Hushpuppi, to punish the latter's partner with whom he defrauded a Qatari of $1.1 million. Kyari is a decorated deputy commissioner in the Nigeria Police Force. The accusation came after Hushpuppi reportedly pleaded guilty to…
25 Jul
Despite being built from the scratch as the country’s Federal Capital Territory (FCT), with the city’s masterplan religiously followed, motorists making it in and out of Abuja


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Gerard Pique sparked Barcelona's flailing Champions League campaign into life on Wednesday by scoring the only goal in a 1-0 win over Dynamo Kiev, a victory that was witnessed by a half-empty Camp Nou.
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The Taliban agreed Wednesday to work with Russia, China and Iran on regional security after the Kremlin warned of emerging Islamic State and drug-trafficking threats in the wake of the hardline group's takeover in Afghanistan.
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The Police Command in Niger on Wednesday confirmed the abduction of thirteen passengers by gunmen at Konar Barau village of Rafi Local Government Area of the state.
2 hours ago
By Laetitia Badolo OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso, 19 October 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-  Access to water and sanitation remains a luxury for most people in Africa. African parliamentarians are ensuring that this luxury effectively became what it really is, a basic human right. The biggest hindrance to improving water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) in Africa is the absence of…
3 hours ago
The management of Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) on Wednesday announced a six-hour planned outage in some communities in Badagry, Lagos State.