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26 Nov 2018
Atiku-Agbaje Media Engagement Network (AAMEN) has called for the sack of the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris. This followed the recent occupation of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly by police authority. The group in a statement yesterday by its Executive Director, Felix Oboagwina, said the police siege on assembly complex was a…
24 Nov 2018
Mr Musa Kimo, has assumed duty as the new Commissioner of Police in Akwa Ibom. He succeeded Bassey Abang, who had been redeployed from the state, the command’s Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Odiko Macdon, said in Uyo on Friday. “The Akwa Ibom State Police Command wishes to inform the general public that the Inspector…
23 Nov 2018
Lagos Police Commissioner, Mr. Imohimi Edgal, yesterday appealed to residents to be on alert as unscrupulous politicians were importing thugs ahead of next year’s general elections. Edgal spoke at a luncheon held in his honour by University of Jos (UNIJOS) Alunmi at Airport Hotel, Ikeja. According to him, intelligence report available to the police indicated…
23 Nov 2018
The police in Benue State have arrested a man identified as John Depuun, a native of Mbagur Shangev in Konshisha LGA of the state, for reportedly killing his nine-month old daughter. It was gathered that the young man committed the act on Wednesday morning. When he was arrested by the police, he allegedly admitted to…
23 Nov 2018
Bauchi State Police Command has banned on all sorts of social events statewide over the persistent violence resulting to loss of lives and property. The Command’s PRO, DSP Kamal Datti Abubakar, said according to “Public Order Act and its statutory responsibility of prevention of crime, we have placed a total ban on all forms of…
18 Nov 2018
The police in Enugu State have arrested a 21 year-old student for allegedly killing her baby soon after delivery. The spokesman for the Police Command in Enugu State, SP Ebere Amaraizu, in a statement on Sunday said the suspect, Sandra Dimbo, allegedly carried out the action at Royal Lodge, Agbani, Nkanu West Local Government Area,…
15 Nov 2018
The Kogi State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of a suspected hoodlum who was alleged to have snatched Permanent Voter’s Cards (PVC) from electoral officers with his gang members in Dekina. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRP), William Aya, who confirmed the arrest yesterday, said the police recovered 55 PVCs from the suspect as…
11 Nov 2018
Police in Spain and France have smashed a criminal ring suspected of smuggling hundreds of Palestinians into Europe through fraudulent asylum claims, Spanish police said Sunday. Officers arrested nine people, including the suspected leader of the network, in the two countries as part of the operation carried out with European police agency Europol, a Spanish…
11 Nov 2018
French police stopped two topless protesters who approached the motorcade of US President Donald Trump as he made his way up the Champs-Elysees to a ceremony in Paris marking 100 years since the end of World War I. One of the protesters, with slogans written on her body, got within metres of the rear of…
10 Nov 2018
The Edo State Police Command has arrested eight suspects, who allegedly traded in Nigerian currency at different locations across Benin City, the Edo State  capital. Parading the suspects yesterday, the state Commissioner of Police, Johnson Kokumo, said the “offence contravenes the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Act,” which criminalises the sale of  Nigerian currency. Kokumo…
10 Nov 2018
The Commissioner of Police yesterday arraigned a Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), Inagozie Igochukwu Godwin, who allegedly shot and killed Miss Anita Akapson, before the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Zuba.   He was thereafter granted bail in the sum of N50million.   Meanwhile, the human rights activist and constitutional lawyer, Kayode Ajulo,…
7 Nov 2018
As the trial of the leader of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) Ibrahim El-Zakzaky holds in Kaduna on Wednesday, November 7, the state police command has reiterated its stance of barring protest by individuals and groups from holding in the state. Scores of IMN members also known as Shiites were allegedly killed and injured during…


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The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested three persons who allegedly specialised in ransacking women’s bags during a social gathering in Katsina.
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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (NCDC) says it is aware of the ongoing outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) caused by the Sudan strain of the Ebola Virus (EV) in Uganda.
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In an iconic move to care for military and police personnel with mental health issues, the Defence and Police Officers Wives Association, (DEPOWA), has laid the foundation for a world-class Post-Trauma Stress Disorder (PTSD) centre in Abuja.
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Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, the Chairman of, the Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), has described corruption in the education sector as stealing the future of the country.
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday in Abakaliki displayed the list of governorship candidates nominated by political parties for the 2023 governorship race in Ebonyi.