Police nab wanted kidnap kingpin 'Commander Yellow'
The Nigeria Police Intelligence Response Team has arrested most wanted kidnap kingpin, Bello Audu, also known as Commander Yellow, whose gang had been terrorising Abuja-Kaduna-Kano Expressway. 40-year-old Yellow has been on the police watch list for armed robbery, murder, rape and kidnapping for a long period of time until he was picked up by IRT…
Police arrest 2 for alleged unlawful possession of firearms
The Police Command in Enugu State has arrested two persons for alleged unlawful possession of firearms and suspected cult activities within the outskirt of Enugu metropolis.
Police confirm kidnap of 6 persons on Kaduna-Abuja highway
The Kaduna State Police Command has confirmed the kidnap of six persons in Rijana village along Kaduna-Abuja expressway on Sep. 7.
Police to deploy special patrol vehicles on highways soon: IGP
The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, says the force has procured special patrol vehicles to be deployed soon across highways in the country to tackle insecurity.
Police nab suspected armed robbers, recover pistol
The Police Command in Enugu State has nabbed two suspected armed robbers terrorising Abakpa community in the outskirts of Enugu metropolis.
Bandits kill four in Katsina
Four people have been confirmed dead and scores of others injured following bandits' attack on Tsayau village in Jibia council area of Katsina state. The incident, which police said occurred at about 5.30 pm on Sunday, is the third of such attacks on the community in recent times. An eyewitness said the bandits came on…
Family of police inspector killed by soldiers demands justice
Family of one the police officers, who were murdered by soldiers of the 93 Battalion in Taraba State, has demanded justice over the gruesome murder of their son, Inspector Mark Edaile. The immediate elderly brother of the slain officer, Andrew Edaile, who disclosed this at a press conference in Abuja on Monday, also called for…
News Analysis: New police pension scheme, benefits to retirees
The current Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS) was introduced to address several of the shortcomings of previous Nigerian pension schemes which the former could not achieve in tackling the problems faced by police retirees.