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25 Feb 2018
To enhance communication and combat crime across the country, the Nigeria Police Force has launched a radio station. This was even as a nine-man board was set up by the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to oversee the smooth operation of the station. Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Nigeria Police Broadcasting Service…
17 Feb 2018
The Nasarawa State Police Command has arrested 10 people for allegedly setting ablaze the houses deserted by the Internally Displaced Persons (IPDs) in Nasarawa/Benue border towns. DSP Idirisu Kennedy, Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), stated this on Saturday while addressing newsmen at the command headquarters in Lafia. According to him, surprisingly some of the suspects…
16 Feb 2018
The Niger State Police Command has cancelled the zonal rally planned for Saturday by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). It was slated to hold at Paiko, the headquarters of Paikoro Local Government Area of the state. The PDP Vice Chairman in Zone B, Adamu Jibrin, disclosed this yesterday in Minna. He said the police cited…
16 Feb 2018
Three weeks after he allegedly murdered one Ganiyu Ayinla, the personal assistant of Azeez Adekunle Lawal, chairman of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) in Lagos Island, suspected serial assassin, Adeola Williams, aka Ade Lawyer, has been arrested by the police. Touted to be the most notorious assassin in the southwest region, Williams…
14 Feb 2018
The police on Wednesday arraigned a 38-year-old driver, Peter Edialu, before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court, for allegedly molesting a 13-tear-old physically challenged girl. Police charged Edialu, whose address was not stated with abduction, breach of peace and sexual assault. Police Prosecutor Clifford Ogu told the court that the offences were committed on Jan. 31…
13 Feb 2018
Members of Embrace International Assembly, Ikorodu, Lagos, were on Sunday prevented from gaining access into the church’s premises after policemen followed an alleged order from the authorities of the Foursquare Gospel Church in Nigeria. The members, who had turned out in large numbers, defied the rain and erected canopies on the street beside the church…
11 Feb 2018
A deadly Hong Kong bus crash that killed 19 and left scores more injured was under investigation Sunday, with the city's leader calling for a wide-ranging inquiry as questions surfaced over the industry's long hours and low pay. Most victims of the accident on Saturday evening, which saw a double decker flip over and smash…
3 Feb 2018
British police are now investigating sexual assault allegations brought by nine women against US film mogul Harvey Weinstein, according to media reports Saturday. Scotland Yard confirmed that its "Operation Kaguyak" was investigating 14 separate claims brought by nine women, but it doesn't identify suspects unless they have been charged. British media, including the Press Association,…
20 Jan 2018
The Peace Corps of Nigeria, yesterday, asked the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi and other policemen to stop harassing its officers across the state. The Southwest Zonal Commandant, Peace Corps of Nigeria, Mutairu Habib, at a briefing, yesterday, said with the court’s judgement, which ruled against the Police on the harassment of its…
17 Jan 2018
The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi, on Tuesday inaugurated ‘Operation Know Your Neighbour’ to check cultism and drug peddling in the state. He inaugurated the operation during a town hall meeting hosted by Area G Command in Ogba, Lagos. According to Imohimi, people have taken the act of knowing one’s neighbour for granted,…
14 Jan 2018
Wife of wanted Badoo kingpin, Mrs. Abimbola Alaka, has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari, the Inspector General of Police and well-meaning Nigerians to save her husband and family from embarrassment, and ensure her family’s safety. Badoo is a notorious cult in the Ikorodu area of Lagos accused of ritual killings. Chief Abayomi Alaka was declared…
13 Jan 2018
The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has assured the residents of communities ravaged by suspected herdsmen in Benue and Nasarawa states of adequate police protection to prevent a recurrence of the attacks. The I-G stated this on Saturday during an inspection tour of Gbajimba, Anyiin and Tunga villages in Benue and Nasarawa states. He said…


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The Federal Government has inaugurated a Presidential Steering Committee to review Integrated Payroll and Personal Information System(IPPIS), the Treasury Single Account(TSA) and Government Integrated Financial Management System( GIFMIS) over irregularities.
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President Muhammadu Buhari has again appealed to the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to call off the ongoing strike.
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Tottenham Hotspur manager Antonio Conte has said Sunday's match away to London rivals Chelsea will be an acid test of his side's progress.
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Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel said he will always have a "close bond" with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as speculation links Barcelona forward with a move to Stamford Bridge.
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Mr Sunday Dare, the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, says Nigeria’s democracy is undergoing a youth revolution, as an increasing number of youths are engaging in dialogues about the future of the country.