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31 Dec 2017
The Taraba Police Command on Sunday confirmed the abduction of a state legislator, Mr. Hosea Ibi by three unidentified gunmen. Ibi represents Takum 1 in the State House of Assembly. The command’s spokesman, Mr. David Misal said in Jalingo, the capital, that Ibi was kidnapped in Takum, his hometown Saturday night. “ I can confirm…
30 Dec 2017
The Adamawa Police Command has confirmed the killing of four people at Kamale village in Michika Council of the state. The command’s spokesman, Othman Abubakar, told the newsmen that the member representing Michika/Madagali Federal Constituency, Adamu Kamale, narrowly escaped the attack. According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Abubakar, who did not give details…
27 Dec 2017
Ogun State Police Command has killed a suspected member of the armed robbery gang that allegedly shot and injured the former Divisional Police Officer (DPO) of Ogbere Police Division, Mr. Adeyinka Akingbade, the command said in a press release. The gang in September had ambushed and attacked the DPO and his men while attempting to…
25 Dec 2017
Less than a week after releasing his song, Under a christmas tree, African pop singer and songwriter, Ric Hassani, has given us the perfect surprise. The award-winning singer has released the official video for a single, Police, from his debut album, The African Gentleman. A lot of covers have been done for the song which was released in 2016. Watch…
22 Dec 2017
The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, on Friday said that the Nigeria Police Force would partner with Nigerian students to fight crimes in the country. Idris stated this when officials of the National Association of Polytechnic Students (NAPS) honoured him with Chief Peace Builder award in Abuja. He also assured the students of the…
22 Dec 2017
The Akwa Ibom State Police Command says it has deployed 6000 personnel to provide security in the state during and after the yuletide. The Public Relations Officer of the Command, DSP Bala Elkana, disclosed this while speaking with newsmen in Uyo on Friday. Elkana said that the action was to forestall any breech of peace…
22 Dec 2017
The Adamawa Police Command has assured residents of the state of adequate security during the Christmas and New Year celebrations. A statement issued on Friday in Yola by the command’s Public Relations Officer, SP Othman Abubakar, said the police and other security agencies in the state had put in place measures to ensure hitch-free celebrations.…
18 Dec 2017
Ondo State Police Command has apprehended the killer of a bread seller, Ojomo Tunji, who was allegedly shot dead by a security guard attached to NNPC Petrol Station at Shagari Village Junction, Akure.  The police disclosed yesterday that the suspect, Jonah Sunday, committed the crime last Wednesday and he was arrested immediately by the men…
18 Dec 2017
For not paying their entitlements, police officers of the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Special Forces, deployed to states on special assignments are begging the IGP to order their posting back to their base to unite with their families. Each personnel deployed on the special assignment is officially supposed to be paid N5, 000 as…
15 Dec 2017
The Nigerian Police has approved three new commands for the Delta State Police Command namely, Agbor, Ozoro and Sapele. They were created from and added to the existing area commands in Asaba, Ughelli and Warri, making a total of six area commands in the state. Commissioner of Police, Delta State, Zanna Ibrahim, disclosed this yesterday,…
15 Dec 2017
Kebbi State Police Command has arrested suspected kidnappers and rescued two of their victims. Parading the suspects before newsmen at the Command’s headquarters in Birnin Kebbi, the Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Mustapha Suleiman, said the command swung into action after receiving a report from the victim’s father that Ekene Christopher, 10 and Chizara Nwori,…
12 Dec 2017
As the call for the abolition of Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) heightens, a lawyer, Fredrick Egbe of Asifo Egbe, Egbe & Co, and his mother, Alero Rita, have accused some police officers and Divisional Police Officer (DPO) attached to the ‘A’ Division, Warri, Delta State Police Command of circumventing justice in a case of…


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In continuation of its mandate to boost infrastructure and promote research in Nigeria’s higher education, the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) has inaugurated the first indigenously developed COVID-19 research project at the Usman Danfodio University, Sokoto.
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Three persons have been confirmed dead while others sustained injuries in a collapsed two -storey building under construction along Isi Ewu road, Nbodo Community in Ikwerre Local Council of Rivers State.
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Joined in the suit as defendants are Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN) and Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed.
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MTN Nigeria Communications (MTNN) has proposed a N203.55 billion final dividend, culminating in N10 per share due to every shareholder of the company for the 2022 financial year.
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Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU) has faulted recent remarks by former Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, against Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom over helicopter shelling of those killed in Doma, Nasarawa State.