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17 Oct 2019
The activities of some task force policemen in Lagos State yesterday came under criticism after many escaped death by the whiskers at Charity bus stop, Oshodi.
21 Apr 2019
Four men were killed Sunday as they attacked a Saudi security services base in a town north of the capital Riyadh, the official Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported. The agency, quoting a spokesman for the state security services, said three policemen were also wounded and that an investigation had been launched to identify the perpetrators.…
27 Mar 2019
A sociocultural group, Ochetoha K’Idoma, formerly known as Idoma National Forum, has condemned the killing of an Idoma indigene, Mr. Ochigbo Ogar Jumbo, an Assistant Superintendent of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), allegedly killed by policemen during a traffic control duty in Abuja last week.   A statement by the group’s president,…
6 Mar 2019
A motley crowd of policemen. There are about 20 of them at the gate, angry, with eyes crimson red. The whole place is rowdy. Who do these policemen? Me I no no, oh! The policemen eyes are just red kakaraka. Could they have been offended? Their allowee never come? The policemen, I mean. It isn’t…
8 Dec 2018
In a renewed effort to curtail criminal activities and minimise gridlock, the Lagos State Police Command has deployed additional five hundred policemen to various routes on the Lagos Island with special focus on Apogbon, TBS, Eko Hotels and environs. The Command, in a statement signed yesterday by its Public Relations Officer, CSP Chike Oti, said…
26 Jul 2018
Armed bandits again struck along Birnin-Gwari – Kaduna highway, killing three police officers and burnt down security vehicle. The bandits, allegedly ambushed a police vehicle on a routine patrol, along Birnin-Gwari Kaduna expressway, and killed three personnel, while also burning down their vehicle. According to an eyewitness, the incident occurred near Labi village territory under…
26 Jul 2018
Unknown gunmen on Wednesday shot dead at least three policemen at Rumuigbo in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State. The policemen were reportedly on stop-and-search duty close to a petrol filling station at Rumuigbo when the gunmen struck. The Guardian gathered that after felling the police officers, the assailants made away with their guns.…
13 Feb 2018
A Police team was yesterday deployed at the headquarters of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) in Jabi District of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja following a protest by NHIS workers. The police officers arrived at the agency’s premises at 6am to checkmate the NHIS workers who have been protesting against the reinstatement of…
24 Jul 2016
A report released on the Professional conduct of Policemen in Nigeria shows that Police officers in Kebbi State are the best behaved, even as professional misconduct against personnel serving in Lagos...
6 Jul 2016
When the new Acting Inspector General of Police (AIGP), Ibrahim Idris, vowed to withdraw mobile policemen serving as personal guards, he did not say anything new.
28 May 2016
The Police have declared five of its officers that were allegedly attacked by gunmen at Okujagu community in Okrika Local Government of Rivers State missing.
18 May 2016
Two police were wounded, one of them seriously, when heavily-armed gunmen attacked a police station near the border with Mali, a regional official said Wednesday.


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Hollywood actor Kevin Spacey is facing sexual assault charges in the UK, police and prosecutors said on Thursday, after a review of allegations against him. The two-time Oscar winner for "The Usual Suspects" and "American Beauty" was artistic director of The Old Vic theatre in London between 2004 and 2015. Allegations against him first emerged…
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Elon Musk notified US regulators on Wednesday that he will rely less on loans in his bid to buy Twitter, as he and partners put $33.5 billion into the deal.
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The Federal High Court, Abuja, has adjourned the alleged pension fraud trial involving former Head of Service of the Federation, Stephen Oronsaye until Oct. 5.
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Chief Bartho Igwedibia, Chairman Accord Party, Anambra, says the resignation of Mr Peter Obi from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has became a blessing in disguise for smaller parties in the state.
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Twitter agreed to pay $150 million to settle allegations the platform gave advertisers some user information that was supposed to be employed to strengthen account security, US authorities said Wednesday.